Friday

April 29, 2016
**5th grade**

mary had 10 yards 2 feet of ribbon. She needed to cut peices for her 3 friends. If each friend got the same amount of ribbon, how much did each get? In your answer, there cannot be more than 12 inches.
*Monday, February 8, 2010 by me*

**5th grade math**

eight states border one or more of the five great lakes.write a fraction reprersenting the part of the 50 states that border a great lake.write the fraction in it's simplest forms.
*Wednesday, February 3, 2010 by Brittany*

**5th grade fractions**

Attendance at the Fireman's Ball has been declining. Each Year, the number attending is 2/3 of the previous year's attendance. In what year will the attendance be less than 1/3 the original attendance?
*Monday, January 25, 2010 by Meghan*

**5th grade math**

How do you do letter equations? "Each letter in the equation below represents a different digit from the set (1, 3, 4, 7, 8). find the value of each letter to make the equation true. Each letter must represent only one number throughout the entire problem." A D D + M...
*Thursday, January 14, 2010 by Samantha*

**5th grade**

Rajen chose a secret number and gave these clues to his friends. the number is even and it is divisible by 3, three times the number is less than 60 but greater than 40. what is Rajen's number?
*Wednesday, January 13, 2010 by kristin*

**5th grade**

Rajen chose a secret number and gave these clues to his friends. the number is even and it is divisible by 3, three times the number is less than 60 but greater than 40. what is Rajen's number?
*Wednesday, January 13, 2010 by kristin*

**5th grade**

Please help need some ideas for my speech I want to do being trapped in a fairytale. I have some ideas but am looking for some funny ones. I am thinking of using snow white, cinderella,three little pigs and maybe hanzel and gretal. Thanks.
*Friday, January 8, 2010 by Dorthea*

**5th grade math**

what is the greatest common factor of this number pair? 24,28 what is the least common multiple of this number pair? 27,36
*Thursday, December 17, 2009 by kaleb*

**math**

what if there is no common denomintor, or is there a such thing as no common denomintor, this is 5th grade math.plz help
*Thursday, December 10, 2009 by jada*

**5th grade**

A group of goats and ducks have a total of 99 heads and legs among them. There are twice as many ducks as there are goats. How many are there of each?
*Monday, December 7, 2009 by Austin*

**5th grade**

Cindy has two fourths of a circle and three fourths of a circle. What does she need to make a whole circle?
*Thursday, November 19, 2009 by ark*

**HELP MATH**

Thank you for taking the time to respond. I am in the 5th grade. However word problems are a problem. On my homework sheet it says, Strategies Used.... Visual Thinking... My soloution First I... Then I... Next I... After that I... Finally I... My answer is... I think my answer...
*Monday, November 16, 2009 by To: Reiny again *

**5th grade**

it wants me to add an independent or dependent clause........they chose which clause to use, ex. when the student artist showed his work to the teacher......I'm to add an independant clause......I don't know what they're asking.....
*Wednesday, November 11, 2009 by madison*

**5th grade**

San Juan, Puerto Rico is located at about 18 degrees North, 66 degrees West. How far away, in degrees, is San Juan from the prime meridian? How do you know?
*Monday, November 9, 2009 by Jazzy*

**11th grade**

The students of litchfield High school are in grades 9,10,11,12. Of the students , 1/4th are in 9th grade, 1/3rd are in 10th grade, 1/6th is in 11th grade and there are 300 in the 12th grade, how many students are there all together?
*Friday, November 6, 2009 by stefanie coplin*

**5th grade math**

Please find the least common multiple for each set of numbers: 7,8,10 2,5,6 3,4,7 _______________________________________ Beth has $0.60 more than Suzy. Together they have $8.20. How much money does each girl have? Thank you very much
*Thursday, November 5, 2009 by Please Please Help *

**5th grade Math**

what is the greatest common factor for 7 & 35? is it 1 or 7? What is the greatest common factor for 12 & 36? Is it 6 or 12? Thank you.
*Wednesday, November 4, 2009 by Please Please Help *

**5th grade-math**

Sheila brought $1.95 in coins to spend at the bake sale. Her coins were all in dimes and quarters. The number of quarters she had was two less than the number of dimes. How many of each coin did she have?.
*Tuesday, November 3, 2009 by Javier*

**5th grade**

Eight states border one or more of the five Great Lakes. Write a fraction representing the part of the 50 states that border a Great Lake. Write the fraction in simplest form.
*Monday, November 2, 2009 by Mark*

**5th grade math**

what are the 3 names for measuring triangles by side length? what are the 3 names for measuring triangles by the angle size? thank you website reference would be great :)
*Wednesday, October 28, 2009 by Margaret*

**math**

hi im in 5th grade i need help with naming angels like e.g right angel,acute,obtuse i lost my thing to measure angels plz help! lol i need it done today tomorrow i need to give it back!!
*Tuesday, October 20, 2009 by Areta*

**5th grade math**

A girl bought a card and then returned it. The second card cost $1.50 less than the first card. She got 75 cents in change. How much did the first card cost?
*Thursday, October 8, 2009 by lesa*

**5th grade**

i want to see if my answer is correct & that i am understanding this. question: round me to the nearest ten, i am 320 the sum of my digit is a multiple of 6 i am even. My Answer = 24 20 ten 24 2+4 =6
*Thursday, September 17, 2009 by Josh*

**5th grade**

a house built partly over a hole dug in the ground is what? A pueblob (Hopi), hogan (Navajo), pit house (Chinook), longhouse (Iroquois), or a tepee (Mandan)?
*Wednesday, September 16, 2009 by alexis*

**5th grade math**

divide and simplify 7/18 divided by 14/39 the first step is to change the recipricol which is 14/39 = 39/14 then multiply 7 x 39=273 18x14=252 the answer is 273/252 I am not good at simplifying big numbers can someone please help me?
*Wednesday, September 9, 2009 by Anonymous*

**5th Grade English**

Should I capitalize indians in a sentence? Example - The indians live in the southwest. Another one has me confused, I played with Mexican jumping beans. Should I capitalize mexican jump beans? Thanks any help will be great.
*Tuesday, September 1, 2009 by Meghan*

**5th grade math**

Could someone explain what multiplication comparisons are? An example of the problem is: Northview bought 6 computers Southview bought 2 computers Using multiplication, compare the number of computers the two schools bought. Express the comparison 2 ways. Please help
*Monday, August 31, 2009 by Cody*

**current event**

what is a current event in 5th grade.what do i do ,and how do i start it.
*Sunday, August 30, 2009 by sam*

**5th Grade Math**

Marla has 16 nickles and pennies. She has 3 times as many pennies as nickels. What is te total value of the coins? I don't know how to come up with home many nickels..Can someone help?
*Saturday, August 29, 2009 by Meghan*

**5th grade math-ms sue**

ms. sue*****ann and celia have 5 pens, 18 pencils, anf 22 erasers. If they share them equally, how many pencils will each one have?
*Thursday, August 27, 2009 by LEXI*

**5th grade**

the two violinists played a duet. is the subject , two violinists ; is the predicate , played ?
*Tuesday, August 25, 2009 by joshua*

**5th grade**

early explorers took beads with them to americans. the complete subject is early explorers ?
*Thursday, August 20, 2009 by joshua*

**5th grade English**

That orange deposit on the outside surface is called rust. Is the correct answer deposit---simple subject is--simple predicate
*Thursday, August 20, 2009 by Tracy*

**5th grade**

Kathy gave her friends clues about a number she was thinking of.She told them when her number is doubled and added to 10,the result is 58. What is the number Kathy is thinking of?
*Monday, August 17, 2009 by Kym'Bria*

**maths 4th grade**

In end of term tests Zanna got the following marks mathematics 54/75 history 27/40 geography 39/50 english 48/60 french 25/40 art 15/20 what was her best subject her 2nd best her 3rd her 4th her 5th her 6th please show workings
*Friday, June 26, 2009 by montana*

**English**

Tomorrow we have several events. I'd like you to know the schedule of our school. From June 2 through June 4, second year students have a school excursion (trip), which is a kind of study tour. They have a day off on June 5th. So you don't need to go to their classes ...
*Wednesday, May 27, 2009 by John*

**5th grade**

At Carver Elementary, there are 355 students altogether. The school has 25 more female students than males. How many males and females dose carver have?
*Tuesday, May 26, 2009 by chelsea*

**5th grade**

out of 100 tickets sold at a school raffle jack bought 5 mat bought 3 and jon bought 2 whats the probability each boy will win?
*Sunday, May 17, 2009 by rebecca*

**5th grade Math**

One tap can fill a barrel in 3 minutes and another can fill it in 6 minutes. Both taps are turned on together for 1 minute. What fravction of the barrel will be filled in 1 minute?
*Sunday, April 26, 2009 by Serena*

**5th grade**

IN THE UNITED STATES EACH PERSON CREATES ABOUT 4 POUNDS OF WASTE EVERYDAY HOW MANY POUNDS OF WASTE WILL PEOPLE MAKE IN 5 WEEKS
*Wednesday, April 22, 2009 by TIA*

**5th grade**

dana ordered 1 medium cheese pizza with 8 slices. she ate 2 pieces.write 2 equivalent fractions to show the partof the pizza dana did not eat.
*Tuesday, April 7, 2009 by morgan*

**5th grade**

jerome has 24 coins in his pocket.he has 1/4 as many pennies as nickels.the remaining 4 coins are dimes.how many pennies does peter have?
*Wednesday, March 25, 2009 by miss marsha*

**5th grade**

could you help explain unstressed syllables? Homework is to underline the unstressed syllable or syllables. Examples of words dozen, spinach. ext. thanks
*Tuesday, March 10, 2009 by dalton*

**5th grade**

chair is to table as stool is to... hurry is to run as stroll is to... corner is to walls as ______ is to bones top is to roof as bottom is to _____ Snow is to white as sea is to _______ cocoon is to butterflies as seed is to _______. Chair is to sit as sofa is to ______ Head ...
*Sunday, March 8, 2009 by Anand*

**Unit of Inquiry**

I am a 5th grade student and my group has to research this question. I have to turn it in tomorrow and was given the assignment today. I am stuck can you please help? Thanks The question is: Why do people make things that ruin the environment?
*Monday, February 23, 2009 by Ezra*

**5th grade language**

Could someone check the sentences to make sure I understand helping verbs. Each studnet in the class _____ with the butterfly project. (help) has helped Our class ____ a garden to attract butterflies. (plant) has planted
*Monday, February 23, 2009 by Molly*

**5th grade**

In geometry, what are the shapes of nature,then describe 2 natural objects for each including the divisions of branch. this is my daughters project due monday. i have looked all over the internet and i've almost gave up. please help.
*Friday, February 13, 2009 by glynn*

**5th grade**

The Texas state dish is chili. Alexi made 6 quarts of chili and served it at a party. He had 1/3 of the chili leftover. How many quarts did he have left? I can't figure this out! Please help, my math worksheet is talking about equivalent fractions!
*Thursday, February 12, 2009 by asia*

**5th grade science**

Limestone and Marble are both used in scuplturing. Limestone becomes Marble under heat and pressure. Classify each rock, and tell which would be harder to scuplt.
*Tuesday, January 27, 2009 by Anonymous*

**5th grade**

Mike and Shannon harvested 110,793 pounds of winter wheat off of the Stone Ranch. There are sixty pounds in a bushel. They planted 23.3 acres of winter wheat. How many bushels per acre did the crop yield?
*Monday, January 26, 2009 by Briana*

**Math-help please**

My daughter is doing 5th grade math division. Her teacher has shown her a different way to divide these days. I know the answer I get (the old way), but can you tell me how you get the answer for 233 divided by 29. They have her "Xing" out the last 3 in 233 and ...
*Wednesday, January 21, 2009 by Deb*

**5th Grade-Fractions**

Pedro used 2/3 of a 33 ounce bottle of soap to wash his mother's car. How many ounces of soap did Pedro use?
*Monday, January 5, 2009 by SG*

**5th Grade Math**

Beth & her grandmother paid $23 tickets to a play. An adult ticket costs $6.50 more than a child's ticket. What was the cost of Beth's ticket?
*Sunday, January 4, 2009 by Sacha*

**5th grade math**

You have 2 pails. One holds 4 gallons and the other holds 7 gallons. How can you go to the lake and bring back exactly 5 gallons of water?
*Thursday, December 11, 2008 by malik*

**5th grade**

How.can spraying.pesticides to kill mosquitos help produce mosquitos that are resistant to pesticides.
*Thursday, December 4, 2008 by nicole*

**5th grade**

There are 7 girls in a bus. Each girl has 7 backpacks. In each backpack, there are 7 big cats. For every big cat there are 7 little cats. Question: How many legs are there in the bus?
*Monday, November 24, 2008 by anne*

**5th grade**

The state of Minnesota has 15 citizens.They have 10 electors. In the election of presidency, Justin has 7 votes and Mia has 8 votes. How many electoral votes did Mia win? How many popular votes did Mia win? Please Help.
*Monday, November 3, 2008 by Gage*

**5th grade**

i need some help and answers... research... suggestions for this Q: how have the enviromental issues changed over time? please answer. i need help for a report. ive got more but first i gotta find this 1.
*Tuesday, October 14, 2008 by it*

**5th grade math**

What is the greatest number of times you would regruop when multiplying a 3 digit number by a 2 digit number? Is it four, I am not sure.
*Friday, October 10, 2008 by Lily*

** One more 5th grade adding letter problem**

I thought I was getting the hang of these but I'm stumped on this one too. Any advise on how to solve it? s e e d + i c e d ---------- s p i c e c= ___ d=___ e=___ i= ___ p= ___ s=___ Hint: Solve for s and i. Then is e is even or odd? Thanks.
*Friday, October 10, 2008 by Rich A*

**5th grade adding letters problem**

Not having any luck with getting help with this Homework question? Anyone good with these type of word problems? e g g + e g g --------- p a g e a=____ e=____ g=____ p=_1___ How we started: p = 1, and g is greater than 5.
*Friday, October 10, 2008 by Rich A*

**5th grade math**

it cost $0.38 to produce and mail a newsletter.each week,475,000 newsletters are mailed to subscribers. about how much does it cost to produce and mail the newsletter each month
*Tuesday, October 7, 2008 by katy*

**5th grade Math**

Insert parentheses to make this sentence true. 3*8+6 squared -8/2=26. My teacher told me I think that the parentheses go around the 3 and last 8. Is that true. How did you do that?
*Thursday, October 2, 2008 by Serena*

**5th grade math**

the sum of two numbers is 34. their difference is 18. what are the two numbers?
*Tuesday, September 30, 2008 by Andrew*

**5th grade**

a new organism is found that is multicellular, does not have a backbone, and has six legs. while studying the organism, you notice that it develops somewhat like a grasshopper. explain how you would classify this organism, and discuss the stages of its development
*Tuesday, September 30, 2008 by dion*

**5th grade math urgent**

Okay look: 00-01-$7586 01-02-$8022 02-03-$8502 03-04-$9249 04-05-$9877 Jason started college during the 2001-2002 year and graduated during the 04-05 year. How much did Jason's education cost? How do you do it????
*Friday, September 26, 2008 by Andrew*

**5th Grade math**

Working Backwards: In the 1980's the Northen White Rhinoceros population decreased by 485 from what it was in the 1970s. By the 1990s the population increased 2 more than twice the population in the 1970s By the 2000s the population dropped 25 rhinoceroes to about 7 today ...
*Tuesday, September 9, 2008 by Lucy*

**book report**

im doing a book report in the 5th grade...and it said i have to give a summary, title,ect....and then it says slogan and mechanics..i dont know what slogan and mechanics mean....please help and give me a site to know what it means or tell me...thanks!!
*Monday, September 8, 2008 by sheila*

**5th grade**

I have a unscramble analogies worksheet that I can't answer. Here are the analogies: ________:judical branch [eempusr ructo] radius:______[meeairtd] brass instruments:_____[stoaercrh] _______:poem[anzsat] _______:pants[bowaerrd] thank you
*Saturday, September 6, 2008 by ???*

**5th grade**

I am working with sports analogy. I have 3 problems that I simply cannot fiqure out...Help> 1. Swimming is to butterfly as _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ is to dressage. 2. In skiing, alpine is to slalom as ______is to cross-country. 3. A mountain is to a ski jumper as a ________is to...
*Monday, September 1, 2008 by Jennifer*

**Language art**

I'm in 5th grade. No idea about music. My teacher asked me to write papers about music, 10-15 songs, that have interesting and good vocabulary lyrics. Help please
*Saturday, April 19, 2008 by Vinnie*

**Promissory Notes**

On September 5th, Sheffield Company discounted at Sunshine Bank a 9000.00 (maturity value), 120-day note dated June 5th. Sunshine's discount rate was 9%. What proceeds did sheffield company receive. We are using 360 day and NOT 365
*Saturday, March 15, 2008 by Scott*

**Social Studies**

Where is a good place for me to find help with 5th grade social studies homework? I am having difficulty with U.S. History, Rise of businesses, time period: 1850-1915. Thanks!
*Monday, December 3, 2007 by Tori*

**math ( average)**

a student wants to get an average of 80 on the 5 tests to earn an A grade.on the 4 test he gets 79, 88,64,78. how much should he score on the 5th test so that he gets this average of 80?
*Thursday, October 18, 2007 by sasha*

**math**

3 to the 5th power / 3 to the 2nd power= ?? 22 24 23 26 27 2100 213 (3^5) / (3^2) = 27 3 to the 5th power is 3 x 3 x 3 x 3 x 3. ________________________________________ 3 to the 2nd power is 3 x 3. Cancel two of the 3s on the top and the bottom. What do you have left? ...
*Tuesday, August 21, 2007 by Rodger*

**5th Grade math**

What is a partial-products algorithm. For example 87*65=? How do you do it and show your work? Here is how Chicago Math does it: 87 x65 multiply 80 x 60.....4800 multiply 7 x 60..... 420 multiply 5 x 80.......400 multlply 5 x 7 ........35 add the products.
*Wednesday, April 18, 2007 by Nick*

**5th grade science**

What volume of helium would be in a baloon the size of a soft drink? The same volume that the soft drink occupies.
*Monday, March 5, 2007 by Matt*

**literature**

Can you please help me make new words from the following: views, player, remote, exits, lacees and newer. I had fifty and just can't figure these out. Thank You...........Destiny 5th grade See answer above -- same question posted by Anonymous! =)
*Wednesday, February 7, 2007 by Destiny*

**math**

If the answer is 1 2/3, what is the question? 5th grade level answer please What is 5/3? UM THE FRACTION IS 1 2/3 hes saying 5/3 = 1 2/3 right. 5/3 = 1 & 2/3 OOO IS THAT RIGHT what is the deinition of whole number percent The question is to calculate this: 1 + (2/5) + (2/5)*(2...
*Thursday, November 16, 2006 by Melissa*

**L.A. 5th grade**

What is the meaning of the prefix -ion in civilization? Also, check my work - Civilization prefix suffix and root Prefix - civ- citizen Suffix- ion - ?? Root- civilization- cultural location Plzzz ASAP!!!!!!
*Tuesday, April 26, 2016 by Jelena*

**School**

I was just wondering... So like, my teacher drops the lowest grade every new term and when my teacher dropped my lowest grade which says "no count" next to it, my grade went down. Is this possible?
*Friday, April 15, 2016 by Anonymous*

**5th grade math**

Two pails of different sizes contain 34.5 liters of water altogether. When 0.68 liter of water is poured from the bigger pail into the smaller pail, the amount of water in the bigger pail is 9 times that in the smaller pail. How much water was there in each pail at first?
*Tuesday, April 5, 2016 by Bella*

**Math**

How many 7th grade students are expected to move by the end of the year? If 12 students actually moved, did more or fewer 7th-grade students move than expected? Justify your answer. 6th-grade # of students: 250 % moves: 2% 7th-grade # of students 200 % moves: 4% 8th-grade # of...
*Tuesday, March 8, 2016 by Sid*

**math (5th grade)**

There are two 1's, two 2's, and two 3's. There is one digit between the two 1's, there are two digits between two 2's, and there are three digits between the two 3's. Holding number cards, can you duplicate this sequence of numbers? Can you continue ...
*Friday, March 4, 2016 by voltes v*

**5th grade math**

jimmy measured 3 feet 7 inches tall in May. In October,he measured 4 feet 3 inched tall. How much did Jimmy grow from May to October?
*Tuesday, February 16, 2016 by molly*

**Math**

At Jefferson School, both 6th grade & 7th grade classes take a math test. The average score for the 6th grade is 80 and for the 7th grade is 90. If there are twice as many students, in the 7th grade as there is in the 6th grade, what is the average test score for both grades ...
*Thursday, January 14, 2016 by Sidney*

**math**

Mimi's market sold 24 heads of lettuce one morning. That afternoon 2/7 of the remaining heads of lettuce were sold. The number of heads left is now 1/2 of the number the market had at the beginning of the day. How many heads of lettuce were there at the beginning of the ...
*Wednesday, December 16, 2015 by Zachary*

**Math 5th grade**

Hello, can someone please help us solve. Very confused by this one. Carlos made trail mix using 2 cups peanuts, 1 1/2 cups M&M's 1 1/4 cups pretzels and 1 1/14 cup raisins. How many cups of trail mix will this recip. make. and if he divides it evenly into 12 bags, how many...
*Wednesday, December 9, 2015 by Ms. Thomas*

**literature for kids**

Picture books are usually written on a __________ reading level. A. kindergarten B. first-grade C. third-grade D. fifth-grade A?
*Friday, November 27, 2015 by bev*

**math 5th grade**

Victoria has 2 pounds of flour, she uses 2/5 for pizza and 3/10 for bread. Find the weight of the pack of flour that is left..Express in decimal answer. 32 ounces of flour is what she has she uses 2/5 x32=64/5=12and4/5=12.8-32=19.2remaining flour she then uses 3/10 x32=96/10=9...
*Saturday, November 21, 2015 by mary*

**5th grade math**

A class of 32 students voted on their favorite colors. 1/4 students said green is their favorite, 3/8 said red, the rest said orange. What fraction of students said their favorite color is orange and how many voted for each color. very confusing please help solve
*Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Brittany*

**Math 5th**

What is 9/9-2/3
*Tuesday, November 3, 2015 by Emily *

**5th grade math**

The cost of 5 similar digital cameras and 3 similar video cameras is $3213, Each video camera costs 4 times as much as each digital camera. John buys a digital camera and a video camera. How much does he pay?
*Monday, October 26, 2015 by Samantha*

**Math**

A student needed to get a final grade of 90 to get a grade of A for the semester. He scored 83, 85, 92, 86, and 87. If the last two scores would be counted as one score. What is the least grade the student would need to get to get a final grade of A? Is the answer 45?
*Thursday, August 13, 2015 by Kareen*

**Math**

A student needed to get a final grade of 90 to get a grade of A for the semester. If the last two scores would be counted as one score. What is the least grade the student would need to get to get a final grade of A? Is the answer 45? /
*Thursday, August 13, 2015 by Kareen*

**Calculus**

So, I have a homework question on The Quotient Rule (taking derivitives) and I would like to know if I did it right. Calculate: y=(1/sqrt(x))-(1/(5th root of x^3). My 1st step was to change the sqrt to x^1/2, and the 5th root to x^1/5+^3. So then I got y=(1/x^1/2)-(1/x^16/5). ...
*Wednesday, July 15, 2015 by Jessica*

**Math: 5th Grade**

A florist had an equal number of red and yellow tulips. She sold 624 red tulips. Then she had 4 times as many yellow tulips as red tulips. How many tulips did she start with? You must use a bar model to solve this problem.
*Monday, June 1, 2015 by Alex*

**5th grade math**

Jeff put small box that is 12 inches long, 8 inches wide, and 4 inches tall inside a box that's 20 inches long, 15 inches wide, and 9 inches high. How much space is left in the larger box?
*Thursday, April 30, 2015 by Chris*

**5th grade math**

how can you use compatible number to estimate 14675 divided by 7 so that the estimate is greater that the actual quotient? how can you use compatible numbers so the estimate is less that the actual quotient.
*Tuesday, April 28, 2015 by Mythreyee*

**5th grade (math)**

In how many different ways can five cent and eight cent stamps be used to make $2.43? In process, show the different combinations of stamps that make $2.43. In solution, tell how many ways you found. Pls help me pls.
*Thursday, April 16, 2015 by ary*