Saturday

July 23, 2016
**5th grade expectations**

my son is going to the fifth grade. What do I need to do to make sure he is ready?
*Friday, July 18, 2008 by lucretia*

**Problem Solving**

Lindsey has 75% as her final grade, but after she writes her exam she gets 85%. If her exam is worth 7.5%, what is her final grade.
*Saturday, June 14, 2008 by Carrie*

**Part 1**

Consider the following selection statement where X is an integer test score between 0 and 100. input X if (0 <= X and X < 49) output "you fail" else if (50 <= X and X < 70) output "your grade is" X output "you did OK" else if (70 <...
*Wednesday, June 11, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Part 1**

input X if (0 <= X and X < 49) output "you fail" else if (50 <= X and X < 70) output "your grade is" X output "you did OK" else if (70 <= X and X < 85) output "your grade is" X output "you did well" else if (...
*Wednesday, June 11, 2008 by Anonymous*

**6th Grade Math**

I really don't know what to do on this question. If someone could start me off I could probably get the answer. Remember I am in 6th grade. Dani has a sack of 50 pens. Of these, 10 are black, 15 are blue, and the rest are red. If she grabs a handful of 5 pens, how many ...
*Monday, April 21, 2008 by Missy*

**geometrey**

The grade of a road is 7%. What angle does the road make with the horizontal? I'm confused!! What is the grade of a road? Thanks for the help!
*Monday, March 10, 2008 by anna*

**science: help**

i need to do a science fair project. i am in 7th grade and my teacher said that it can't be something a 6th grade or younger could do. i wanted to do something with kinetic energy. like maybe drop an egg from different heights and measure its k.e. any suggestions?
*Friday, March 7, 2008 by Brooke*

**MATH-PERCENTILES**

I JUST TOOK A TEAS TEST(FOR PRACTICAL NURSING ADMISSIONS). THE REQUIREMENTS MUST BE A GRADE IN AT LEAST THE 40TH PERCENTILE IN EACH SUBJECT. THERE WAS A MATH, READING,ENGLISH, AND SCIENCE SECTION. TOTAL OF QUESTIONS WERE 170.MATH-45? READING-40? ENGLISH-55 ? SCIENCE-30 ? I WAS...
*Saturday, February 9, 2008 by TORI*

**Science HELP 2nd question**

A sample originally contained 2.5 g of rubidium 87 now contains 1.25 g. The half life of rubidium - 87 is 6 x 10 ( to the 10th) years. How old is teh sample? Is this possible? why or why not?
*Friday, February 8, 2008 by sam*

**world history**

what nickname had he received after commanding African American soldiers of U.S 10th Cavalry Regiment (known as the Buffalo Soldiers) during his early career as an army officer? Colonel Edward Hatch
*Wednesday, February 6, 2008 by Roderick*

**English**

I need some recommendations for a challenging book for an voracious reader who can read advanced books and understand them. Somewhere of a reading level of 8th,9th or 10th.
*Tuesday, October 23, 2007 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Sam must have an average of 70 or more in his summer course to obtain a grade of C. His firs three test grades were 75,63, and 68. Write an inequality representing the score that Sam must get on the last test to get a C grade.
*Wednesday, October 10, 2007 by seano*

**math**

An instructor counts homework as 1/3 of the student's grade and the final exam to be 2/3 of the student's final grade. Going into the final exam a student has a homework grade of 48%. What range of scores on the final exam would put the student's final average ...
*Sunday, September 30, 2007 by Jessica*

**english**

Hi, I'm looking for the following poem. I need a version that has it divided into three parts. I couldn't find it online. If anybody could help that would be great! ________________________________________________________________________________...
*Saturday, September 15, 2007 by manny*

**Earth Science**

I'm doing a crossword and cannot figure this last one out. The clue for it is: Application of scientific discoveries. It has 10 letters, the 5th letter is an N and the 10th letter is a Y.
*Sunday, September 9, 2007 by Avalon*

**history**

1. How literally [exactly; word for word] did Jefferson think the 10th Amendment to the Constitution should be interpreted [explained]?
*Sunday, September 2, 2007 by katie*

**random**

I dunno. Why don't u wait 4 a teacher 2 answer that? I guess any grade that can type and ask Qs. :p any grade.
*Monday, May 7, 2007 by Lily*

**math**

Ted must have an average of 70 or more in his summer course to obtain a grade of C. His first three test grades were 75, 63,and 68. Write an inequality representing the score that Ted must get on the last test to get a C grade. Let X be the grade on the next test. The average ...
*Monday, March 19, 2007 by cheryl*

**math**

what is the difference between translation , rotation, relections, and dilation in 8 grade work In 8th grade talk, I recommend you check the examples in your book. OR, if you put your definitions here, I can critique them.
*Sunday, January 28, 2007 by jose*

**Math**

Homework grades are 5% of the overall grade. Lab work is 15% of the overall grade. Tests are 60% of the overall grade. The Final is 20% of the overall grade. Could a student that has a 75 homework average, 80 lab average, 40 test average, and 50 on the final pass the course? ...
*Tuesday, September 19, 2006 by Veronica*

**math**

i dont get problems like y=-2x. and y=3x-1 what is 15.02499 rounded to the nearest tenth what is 15.02499 rounded to the nearest tenth Oh geez, it's been a whole summer since I tried this. But if I'm not mistaken isn't it 15.0 ? Please correct me anyone if I am ...
*Wednesday, August 30, 2006 by Kaitlin*

**Math**

Your Aunt will give your $1,ooo if you invest it for 10 years in an account that pays 20% interest compounded annually. That is, at the end end of each year your interest will be added to your account and invested at 20%. What will your account be worth at the end of 10 years...
*Wednesday, August 30, 2006 by Natalie*

**physics**

A body with uniform acceleration covers 76 m in the 5th sec and 116 m in the 10th sec.Find the distance traveled in the 15th sec.what is the distance traveled in next 5 seconds. As the body is travelling with uniform acceleration so the distance traveled by it would in 15th ...
*Tuesday, June 21, 2016 by rati*

**English grammer**

What is the prepositional phrase is the following: 1. We were doing a mathematical test when the fire alarm rang yesterday. 2.The new girl in our ESL class has a brother I grade 7 and a sister in grade 9. 3.I didn't know what time it was so I very late to class. 4.To build...
*Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Divyan*

**English grammer**

What is the prepositional phrase is the following: 1. We were doing a mathematical test when the fire alarm rang yesterday. 2.The new girl in our ESL class has a brother I grade 7 and a sister in grade 9. 3.I didn't know what time it was so I very late to class. 4.To build...
*Saturday, June 18, 2016 by Divyan*

**math**

Mercy must obtain an average mark of at least 85 to get an A grade in her mathematics examination,out of the four examinations she obtained 80,85 and 82 in the first three. Find the mark she must obtain on the fourth examination of to enable her get an A grade.
*Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Glory *

**Math Urgent Please Help**

Which construction is illustrated below? a. a perpendicular to a given line from a point not on the line b. a perpendicular to a given line from a point on the line c. perpendicular bisector of a given segment d. bisector of a line segment Please help with this. It doesn't...
*Thursday, June 2, 2016 by Mame*

**S.st**

What are the answer for number 3 and 4 in week 17 for 4th grade??..
*Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Chi*

**5th grade math**

If y is less than twice x , and x is 15. What is y
*Thursday, May 5, 2016 by Kezia*

**math**

Grade 5 will plant 1/3 of the whole school garden. So far, they have planted ¼ of the whole school garden. What fraction of the school garden still needs to be planted by grade 5?
*Tuesday, May 3, 2016 by Drequan*

**Math college grade 12**

1=300(0.8)^t
*Monday, April 18, 2016 by Yineya*

**Mathematics **

Jon is working on a city councilperson’s election campaign. He wants to survey potential voters about their opinions. Which is the best way for him to gather a sample? Attend a speech given by the councilman and survey audience members. Select every 10th person on a list...
*Wednesday, April 13, 2016 by Queen/Halle *

**11th grade physics**

How do we know which plate has an excess of electrons?
*Tuesday, April 12, 2016 by angy*

**Algebra II**

1. Which represents the first two terms of the sequence: a_1 = 2 and a_n = -2(a_n-1)^2 option a. -8, -128 option b. 16, 1024 option c. -2, 16 option d. 2, -8 2. Which is the seventh term in the sequence: a_n = -1/125 * 5^n-1 option a. -125 option b. -625 option c. -25 option d...
*Wednesday, April 6, 2016 by 1234White5678*

**Math**

There are 55 student in eight grade middle school that play different sports. 27 of them play soccer, 15 of them play basketball. 11 of them play soccer or basketball. What is the probability given that the they are in eight grade and play sports that they play both soccer and...
*Thursday, March 31, 2016 by Korbin*

**Math**

Do you have any 3rd grade math practice worksheets that I can use with my students? One of my students has a predicament of not doing his homework. Please implement your time and implementing a few practice worksheets for my students. Sincerely, Mrs. Raja 3rd grade teacher
*Tuesday, March 29, 2016 by Mrs. Raja*

**Programming C++ using Data Structure.**

In an academic institution, Student has its records. Each student has his/her profile such as id number, student name. The institution also keeps records of student grades in each subject. Student grades contains information subject description, school year, semester, and ...
*Thursday, March 17, 2016 by Vonn*

**math**

a student’s grade in a class is simply the mean of five 100-point exams a. If the student has grades of 77, 73, 97, and 89 on the first four exams, what is the students’ grade before taking the last exam? b. What is the lowest score that the student can earn on the ...
*Monday, March 14, 2016 by Debbie*

**math **

In order to gain popularity amongst high school students the local coffee shop is delivering coffee to sell at lunch. Below is a function that represents the prices of coffee where t is the days since January 10th. Piecewise function c(t) = 2; 1<= t<=3 2 +t; 3<= t<...
*Thursday, March 10, 2016 by dai *

**math**

elow is a function the represents the sales for tickets to battle of the Bands Phoenix Music Festival. Student council needs students to buy ticket early in order to book a venue. In order to do this they made a piece scale as follows, where x is the days since February 10th. ...
*Thursday, March 10, 2016 by dai Help Help!*

**math**

In order to gain popularity amongst high school students the local coffee shop is delivering coffee to sell at lunch. Below is a function that represents the prices of coffee where t is the days since January 10th. Piecewise function c(t) = 2; 1<= t<=3 2 +t; 3<= t<...
*Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by dai*

**Math**

An athlete prepares for the Comrades. He jogs out to a certain point and then turns back home. On the first day he turns after 6m.on the second day he turns after 10km. On the third day he turns after 14km. 1.after how many kilometres does he turn on the 7th day? 2.On which ...
*Tuesday, March 8, 2016 by hope*

**Mathematics grade 9**

Calculate and compensate 823-273
*Sunday, March 6, 2016 by Kgahli*

**Geometry**

In the diagram to the left, ÚABC\angle ABCÚABCangle, A, B, C and ÚDCB\angle DCBÚDCBangle, D, C, B are right angles. Which of the following is closest to the length of DE‾\overline{DE} DE ...
*Tuesday, March 1, 2016 by Tyteana*

**10 grade literature **

Correct punctuation of , That is in my opinion depressing.
*Friday, February 26, 2016 by Debbie*

**Statistics**

The mean grade in this class last semester was 78.3, and the variance was 49 . The distribution of grades was unimodal and symmetrical. Using this information determine the probability that “Joe”, a random student you know nothing about, other than the fact that they...
*Thursday, February 25, 2016 by Francisco*

**Algebra**

A math class has 7 girls and 5 boys in the seventh grade and 4 girls and 4 boys in the eighth grade. The teacher randomly selects a seventh grader and an eighth grader from the class for a competition. What is the probability that the students she selects are both boys? Write ...
*Monday, February 22, 2016 by Anesha*

**Math **

A science class has 3 girls and 3 boys in the seventh grade and 4 girls and 1 boy in the eighth grade. The teacher randomly selects a seventh grader and an eighth grader from the class for a competition. What is the probability that the students she selects are both boys?
*Sunday, February 14, 2016 by Brooke*

**MS.SUE!**

this weekend can you help me with the second part of my grade recovery
*Thursday, February 11, 2016 by ashleydawolfy*

**News for Ms. Sue**

1. A student raises her grade average from a 75 to a 90. What was the percent of increase in the student’s grade average? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent, if necessary. A: 20% B: 16.7% C: 8.3% D: 15% Hi Ms. Sue, it was 20%. Thank you for your help, ...
*Tuesday, February 2, 2016 by Lizzie*

**math**

if the lecture grade is the mastering points worth 20% and exams worth 80%. what is the lecture grade? mastering points: 1513 exam grades: 92,83,76,95,95 thank you!
*Sunday, January 24, 2016 by lauren*

**Fourth grade math**

Is 1 pirme or composte
*Monday, January 18, 2016 by E*

**To Mok...**

Apparently, you didn't bother to read Ms. Sue's post to you on the 10th. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1452443413
*Wednesday, January 13, 2016 by Writeacher*

**Modernist Poetry**

I want to write a modernist poem about struggles, future, stress. How everything I do in grade 12 will affect my future. The amount of pressure that is put onto me by my parents to get into university. I need a lot of help. I've always struggled with poems. I really need ...
*Tuesday, January 12, 2016 by Poemhelp-Please*

**Trig - 9th grade**

Can you help me solve: 5sin2x + 3sinx - 1 = 0 Thanks
*Sunday, January 10, 2016 by Carol*

**algebra**

A student's grade in a course is the average of 4 test grades and a final exam that is worth three times as much as each test. Suppose a student has test grades of 90, 88, 81, and 94. Write an equation to model this situation where x is the student's grade on the final...
*Friday, January 8, 2016 by kayla*

**7 Grade Math**

Melissa needs to subtract 10 5/8 from 12 6/8, what is her answer?
*Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Anonymous*

**computer programming**

write a program to print fibonaaci series like 2,1,3,4,7,11,18 up to 10th term using function...end function I did it using SUB..end sub in this way : declare sub series cls call series end sub series a=2 b=1 for p =1 to 5 print a; b a=a + b b=b + a next p end sub How do you ...
*Friday, January 1, 2016 by JILL*

**5th grade math**

The fifth-grade class at John Adams Middle School earned $428.81 at their school carnival. The money is being divided between 23 students to help pay for their class trip. How much money will each student receive? Round to the nearest hundredth. is it $18.60 ?
*Wednesday, December 16, 2015 by patricia*

**Math**

I'm in sixth grade and I need help on 3(12w+8)+17+9w
*Tuesday, December 8, 2015 by bob*

**Math**

Fifteen Grade 2 children rode bicycle to school. Seventeen Grade 3 children rode bicycle to school. How many children in Grades 2and3 rode bicycles to school?
*Thursday, December 3, 2015 by Alex*

**PreCalculas help**

Suppose you sign a contract for an annual salary of $50,000 with a guaranteed raise of 5% each year. 1.Write your salary for the next n years as a geometric sequence in explicit form. 2.What will your salary be in year 5? 3.How much will you have earned in total salary by the ...
*Monday, November 30, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Precalc**

1) Janet is offered a job with a starting salary of $15,000, and a guaranteed annual increase of $600. If she takes the job, what will be her guaranteed salary for the 10th year? What would her total earnings be for the first 10 years? Answer: $21,000 ; $ 198,000 2) Sue's ...
*Thursday, November 12, 2015 by Ron*

**Precalculus**

Show the first three terms of each related sequence or series and solve each problem. 1) Jerry hopes to buy a camera which costs $680. He plans to save $5 more each month than in the month before, beginning with $5 this month. In how many months will he have saved enough? 2) A...
*Thursday, November 12, 2015 by Claire*

**pre algebra**

in a math class with 31 students 27 earned a passing grade in a biology class with 21 students 17 earned a passing grade... what fraction of the math students earned a passing grade
*Tuesday, November 10, 2015 by tiawannnia*

**Math**

Am stuck A fifth grade class of 32 students is going on a field trip. They want to rent vans to drive to the field trip. Each van seats a maximum of 7 students. What is the least number of vans the fifth grade class must rent so that each student has a seat? If I times it that...
*Thursday, November 5, 2015 by iyana*

**Sixth grade math**

The sum is 1.7 and the product is 6.3. What are the numbers?
*Tuesday, November 3, 2015 by Kevin*

**9th grade **

32/4=b+4/3
*Monday, November 2, 2015 by Cole*

**11th grade math**

y^a/y^b
*Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Claire*

**Grammar**

2.Brianna eats chocoloate whenever she gets poor grade in math. whenever she gets a poor grade in math is underlined. I believe this is a dependent clause. 3. After the house flooded, the family moved into a temporary shelter. After the house is flooded is underlined. I ...
*Thursday, October 15, 2015 by Patrick*

**5th Grade**

Where is the hundred thousandths place in 46.15398?
*Thursday, October 15, 2015 by Grace (The Puzzled Penguin)*

**Advanced function**

At a certain marathon race, the winner comes in at a time of 130 minutes. Second place comes in at a time of 135 minutes, and third place comes in at 140 minutes. Starting with third place, contestants come in at regular intervals all the way up to the last successful finisher...
*Wednesday, September 30, 2015 by No name *

**Math **

At a certain marathon race, the winner comes in at a time of 130 minutes. Second place comes in at a time of 135 minutes, and third place comes in at 140 minutes. Starting with third place, contestants come in at regular intervals all the way up to the last successful finisher...
*Tuesday, September 29, 2015 by Kim *

**Computer/Math**

In an examination five pass grade and one fail is awarded a. For mark between 70 and 100 b. For mark between 60 and 69 c. For mark between 50 and 59 d. For mark between 45 and 49 e. For mark between 40 and 44. Write a program to input an mark for a student and print the grade...
*Tuesday, September 22, 2015 by Tosin*

**Algebra **

Students get two grades for a test in an introductory psychology course: a letter grade, and a numerical equivalent (weighted value). So an A is worth 4 points, a B is worth 3 points, a C is worth 2 points, a D is worth 1 point, and an F is worth 0 points. The results for the ...
*Wednesday, September 9, 2015 by Camry *

**4th Grade Math**

What does 5*6 mean?
*Tuesday, September 8, 2015 by Donna*

**8th grade math**

I am in 8th grade math as a sixth grader. I am stuck on one problem. It is this: You are making a necklace that is 9 inches long. You use 6 beads for each inch. what integer is the change in your supply of beads after making the necklace?
*Monday, August 31, 2015 by Casey*

**Math: Mean, Median, Mode, Range & Finding the devi**

What is deviation? And what is the definition of frequency distribution & how would I solve a problem in 8th grade math with this problem...My child is asking about this problem she has in an 8th grade book. Given the following numbers 2,2,3,6,1,9,4,2,5,7,6,8,6, What is the ...
*Friday, August 21, 2015 by Aayla*

**Economics grade 12**

What's elasticity?
*Monday, August 17, 2015 by Sm*

**need help**

There are 205 students in the middle school. If 41 students are girls in 8th grade, what percent of the middle school do the girls in 8th grade represent?
*Tuesday, August 11, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math (algebra)**

In Professor Tuffguy's mathematics class, 36 students took the final exam. If the average passing grade was 78, the average failing grade was 60, and the class average was 71, how many of these 36 student passed the final?
*Wednesday, July 8, 2015 by Samantha*

**precalculus**

If you are driving down a 10% grade, you will alway be 10% below where you would have been if you could have driven on flat ground from where you started. Suppose you descend to where you are 20 feet below your starting point. What concept does he "grade" relate to ...
*Saturday, June 6, 2015 by Lois*

**5th grade math**

51 is 4 times of book is less 13
*Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by Mythreyee*

**5th grade math**

The sum of 6 and the product of 7 and a number is 75
*Wednesday, May 27, 2015 by Mythreyee*

**1st grade math**

what is a common factor
*Thursday, May 21, 2015 by seahawks*

**math**

lilly made a 75 on her history test and an3 on her math test. the mean grade on the history test was 72 with a standard deviation of 5. the average grade on the math test was 81 with a standard deviation of 4. which test did lilly do better?
*Thursday, May 21, 2015 by debbie*

**math**

I have a question on my math that my teacher cant help me with because this one is for try it. Can you help me see if it is right?: It says: 12 . Wich is equal to 30 hundreths? A)3 thousandths B)3tenths C)3 tens D)3thousands I think the answer is B but, it really confuses me ...
*Thursday, May 7, 2015 by nicole*

**English**

WORDS: Averse Detract Disdain Divulge Elation Endow Expulsion Mortified Nullified Ominous ------------- Some people are so (1)averse to living near a nuclear plant that they want the plant’s license to be (2)nullify. They say the plant infringes on every homeowner’s ...
*Friday, April 24, 2015 by Sora*

**math**

Sarah was trying to figure out her grades for her math course. She only knew the grade of 4 tests she had taken, however the class had taken 5 tests total. She scored a 94, 67, 83 and 93. If Sarah ended up with a grade of 90, what did she get on the 5th and final test?
*Saturday, April 18, 2015 by Jay*

**Algebra (check my work?)**

1. Write a proportion using an unknown value x and the ratio 5:6 then solve it. 5/6 = x/12 6 * 2 = 12 5 * 2 = 10 x = 10 2. In an orchestra, the ratio of trombones to violas is 1 to 3. There are 9 violas, Write a proportion that gives the number t of trombones in the orchestra...
*Friday, April 17, 2015 by Ivy *

**connexus**

anybody go to flvs academy and is 8th grade
*Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Oscar*

**algebra**

what is the first step when solving x/15=3/5? write a proportion using an unknown value x and the ratio 5:6 then solve it. in an orchestra, the ratio of trombones to violas is 1 to 3. a. there are 9 violas. write a proportion that gives the number t of trombones in the ...
*Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by phan*

**Algebra 8th grade **

(y2-3y)
*Monday, April 13, 2015 by Sw*

**Math**

Jeremy uses the linear function G=12h+50 to represent the grade, G (in points out of 100), that he can earn on an exam as a function of h, the number of hours he spends studying for the exam. 1.) Identify the slope and y-intercept of Jeremy's function and explain what they...
*Thursday, April 9, 2015 by Hailey*

**Math **

Sarah was trying to figure out her grades for her math course. She only knew the grade of 4 of the tests she had taken, however the class had taken 5 tests total. She scored a 94, 67, 83, and 93. If Sarah ended up with a grade of 90, what did she get on the 5th and final test...
*Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Bella*

**Maths lit**

Fraction for grade 10 assessment
*Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by Nokulunga*

**3rd grade math**

what is the standard form of 213
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Math 6th grade**

Explain what a neutral field is.
*Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by Zero*

**math(5th grade)**

In the choir, 1/2 of the members are boys and 1/2 are girls. If 1/4 of the boys are5th graders what fraction of the whole choir is 5th grade boys?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 by ary*

**algebra-6th grade**

what is a coefficient?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 by emporerpenguin*