December 20, 2014

Homework Help: 6th Grade

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6th Grade Math
A farmer grows 196 pounds of potatoes.He sells them to a grocery who divides them into 5 pound and 2 pound bags.If the grocery uses the same number of 5 pound and 2 pound bags,how many bags of each did he use?
Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at 5:29pm

6th grade
a 600 n box is pushed up a ramp that is 2m high and 5 m long, the person is pushing the box at a force of 300 n,what is the efficiency of a ramp ?
Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at 5:39pm

6th Grade Math
A rectangular kitchen table is three times as long as it is wide.If it were 3 m shorter and 3 m wider it would be a square.What are the demensions of the rectangular table?
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at 4:05pm

6th grade
What is a letter to the editor? I'm doing a book report, but all I know is that I'm suppose to write if I would or wouldn't suggest this book to my classmates. I'm just wondering if that's all I have to do.
Saturday, October 24, 2009 at 5:31pm

6th grade
a rectangle is 5 units long. how many square units does the rectangle cover if it is 10,11,12,or 13 units long? Please help
Thursday, October 15, 2009 at 6:27pm

6th grade
Identify a number that is divisible by 17, 3 , and 9,which is not divisible by 7, 18, 5, 16, and 14. Describe how u found this number. ~PLEASE help me. :)
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 at 5:19pm

6th grade Science
Over time acids in ground water can result in the formation of karst topography, such as ___________ which i figured was sinkholes, _________________ which i figured was caves, and the last one i really don't know? _________________ Thanks- Casey
Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 7:11pm

6th grade Art
Draw your hand in 3 different appropiate positions. Include nails and all of the creases in your skin. Add values and contrast. Fill in the entire picture plane. Include a background
Sunday, September 27, 2009 at 7:17pm

6th grade Art
Draw your hand in 3 different appropiate positions. Include nails and all of the creases in your skin. Add values and contrast. Fill in the entire picture plane. Include a background
Sunday, September 27, 2009 at 7:17pm

Math 6th grade
six people need to share a 48 ounce bag of popcorn and three 48 inch licorice laces. find the fraction of popcorn each gets and the fraction of licorice each gets.
Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 5:19pm

6th grade math
my work sheeet said use each of the symbols add,subtract,multiply,and divide to make thte following math sentence true. 12___ 3___ 7___ 1____ 11=0
Monday, September 21, 2009 at 9:13pm

6th grade
write an expression for the area of this rectangle 20cm on the top 4cm on the right at the top and 8cm on the left.evaluate your expression to find the area.
Sunday, September 20, 2009 at 9:50pm

6th grade
I have 6 digits. My hundred thousands is less 1 than my ones digits, 8 greater than my thousands digit. twice my tens digit and four times my hundreds digit. My tens digit is 0. what number am I ?
Thursday, September 17, 2009 at 3:33pm

math 6th grade
I left my math book at school, grabbed my geo. :( We were supposed to take notes in a math textbook about Variables and Algebraic expressions. Can I have a good website with definitions and examples? Thanks. (and next time i'll remember my textbook)
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 at 12:32am

6th grade
Ecenomic problems. How can I make some change in the world? Ecspecially when I am older. How can I affect the lives of other people and our country. President Obama made a school speech and we got thi sproject from it.
Monday, September 14, 2009 at 8:10pm

6th grade
How are living things, or organisms alike? Living things are.....?
Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 6:50pm

6th grade math
The area of each square is twice the area of the next smaller square drawn in it. if the area of the smallest square is 3 square cms. what is the area of the largest square
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 2:51am

6th grade
Sunday, September 6, 2009 at 11:55pm

6th Grade Social Studies
My worksheet asked; How far north and south does the state of Georgia extend? Answer in degrees of lattitude. The lattitude lines start at 35degrees N and end at 31degrees N; although a part of Georgia is near 30 degrees N. Hiw do I answer this question?
Wednesday, September 2, 2009 at 7:40pm

6th grade
boots belonging to their dad does that turn into their dads' boots? or does the apostrophe go their dad's boots?
Tuesday, September 1, 2009 at 6:48pm

6th grade math
on a farm there is 18 pigs and chickens (all together). There are 52 legs, how many pigs and how many chickens are there? Show how you got your answer. i know there are 10 chickens and 8 pigs, but i did that through trial and error, can you help me figure out the right math to...
Monday, August 17, 2009 at 4:20am

6th grade english
Give them fish they will eat for a day. Teach them to fish they will eat for years.
Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at 2:31pm

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 at 2:19pm

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 at 2:27am

6th grade
I need to balance the equation and show my work. Ex. N - 2.4 = 5 +2.4 = +2.4 ----------- N = 7.4 How would I show my work for: 2.3 + 4.09 = N I know the answer is 6.39 because I add 2.3 and 4.09 but how do I show the work? Thanks
Sunday, May 10, 2009 at 11:29pm

6th grade
Marco tosses two coins, a quarter and a nickel. Write a proportion that can be used to find p. the percent of times Marco can expect both coins to lanad heads up.
Thursday, April 30, 2009 at 6:30pm

6th grade
Tuesday, April 28, 2009 at 7:37pm

6th grade
I have to find the area of a circle. It says to round to the nearest unit, but I'm confused about what unit it is talking about. Any thoughts?
Monday, April 20, 2009 at 5:46pm

6th grade math
Will some please help me figure this out??? ?x?/?+?x?/?-?=6 You can only ues these numbers to figure this out, 2,4,5,7,8,9,10
Tuesday, April 14, 2009 at 3:41pm

social studies
I need help with My Social studies hw!! Im in 6th grade ive read my book and cant find anything!!!!
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at 4:30pm

6th grade math
Explain how you know whether to add a number to or subtract a number from both sides of an equation in order to solve the equation.
Monday, April 6, 2009 at 6:03pm

6th grade math
Please help!!!!! Mr.lucky won the lottery,so he decided that he would split the money with his 4 kids. His older son was givin 50% of the winnings. 25% was givin oto his daughter Jane. Gary would get 20% and Jodi would get $700. How much did Mr. Lucky win in the lottery.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 4:32pm

6th grade math
We are learning probability and can you please check my answer. Question: Enrique has 3 dimes, 2 quarters, and 5 nickels in his pocket. He takes one coin from his pocket at random. What is the probability that the coin is either a dime or a nickel? My answer is 8:10 which ...
Sunday, March 22, 2009 at 3:44pm

6th grade
of all theswimmers, 7/10 got to the pool by car, 1/5 took the bus, and 1/6 walked. how many more came by car than on foot? How many fewer came by foot?
Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 1:01am

Dear Readers, I am a 6th grader that recently took a math test. I got a question wrong, and I think it was because I don't know the definition to the question. Can you please tell me what an interval in mathematical terms is. Please give me something a 6th grader can ...
Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 6:14pm

6th grade Math
I don't get this question, can someone please explain it, thanks. Heres the question: A lighthouse beacon can be seen 24 mi in all directions. What is the area over which the beacon can be seen? - I think it's circumfrence, but I don't really know what to do. ...
Monday, March 2, 2009 at 10:30pm

Country Reports
I am doing a 6th grade country report on Iceland and I need the following information: Iceland's lower courts -and- Iceland's Appeals Thank you for any help that I can get!!! (I can't use any links because of parental controls. :) thank you!!!)
Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 6:02pm

Math/Standard and scientific notation
Express each measure in standard form. (One more thing by the way you need this few prefixes) Tera= 10 to the 12th power Giga= 10 to the 9th power Mega= 10 to the 6th power Kilo= 10 to the 3rd power Pico= 10 to the -12th power Nano= 10 to the -9th power Micro= 10 to the -6th ...
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 at 4:57pm

math 6th grade
I need to write the percent as a fraction in the simplest form. Please show me step by how to get 15% in the simplest form. Thanks !
Monday, February 9, 2009 at 11:16pm

english 6th grade
I have to write a persuasive letter to a major company about an issue that effects kids my age what should i write about
Thursday, January 29, 2009 at 8:13pm

6th grade science
Explain why continental glaciers smooth the landscape andalpine glaciers cause a rugged landscape.
Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 6:52pm

6th grade math
ellen drove 120 miles in two hours if she continued to drive at the same speed how many hours would it take for her to drive 300 mies?
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 at 6:15pm

6th grade science
1. earth has only a limited amount of land, yet land is a renewable resource, why? 2. trees are renewable resources, but some forests are not, why? 3. compare and contrast minerals and ores. 4. how could using ores contribute to an increase in air pollution?
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 11:49pm

6th grade language
I have to write a fable, based on a moral. I need a good idea for a moral. (All the kids in my class are smart,and they have really imaginative, humorus and creative minds, and I want to have a funny and interesting story too.)
Tuesday, January 13, 2009 at 7:38pm

6th grade Math
What is the average (mean) distance you walked? Mon-1 2/3 mi. Tues- 2 3/4 mi Wed - 3 1/3 mi. Thurs. - 1 2/3 mi. Fri - 2 3/4 mi. You plan to walk on Saturday. How far must you walk on this day so that your 6 day average is 2 1/2 miles?
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 8:37pm

6th grade
I'm supposed to write a paper on the "real" reason behind not running in the house. It's just why you think you shouldn't run in the house, just something funny nothing real. What should I say is the reason, that will make my class laugh?
Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 5:51pm

6th grade pre-ap LA
We are writeing a letter to seniors in a retirement home. these people have no familey and no friends. what would be an apropitate way to adress the letter if it is personal but we dont know them? It can not be dear resident or dear friend or anything like that
Monday, December 8, 2008 at 5:22pm

6th grade science
What is true about fossil fuels? B. Three fourths of Earth's known oil reserves have already been used. C. the rate at which fossil fuels are used are decreasing. both of them can be true.
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 at 10:04pm

life science- 6th grade
describe the path the blood flows thru a bird's circulatory system. Begin with the right side of the heart. In the answer, explain where the blood picks up oxygen & where it releases the oxygen to the bird's body cells.
Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at 11:22pm

Make a tree diagram for rolling die first followed by spinner. Don't tell the answer, but can you tell me how to find the answer.
Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 8:55pm

6th grade
A hole is punched in a kickball. Most of the air escapes and the ball collapses and shrinks. What happens to the ball? A. The volume of the ball decreases. B. The mass of the ball does not change.
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 at 6:18pm

6th grade
There are five children in the family. Each child is three years older than the next oldest. The susm of their ages is 65. Whar are the ages fo these children.
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 8:46pm

6th grade Math
Converting Fractions; *Round to the nearest hundredth. -DECIMALS- I don't know if i'm right, I don't really know how to round it to the nearest hundredth. Help please.. 1. 4/7 2. 9/13 3. 6/7
Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 8:25pm

6th grade
I need to make a diorama of an ancient egypt commoners home. The web does not give me very much to go off of. I know they are two to three stories and the bottom level usually was the location of the business. I have not been able to find any pictures to help me in my ...
Thursday, October 23, 2008 at 2:52pm

6th grade spanish please check if i'm right
Puedes encontrar la taquilla en frente de LA SALA DE CONCIERTOS. Si te gusta escuchar y ver música en vivo, puedes ir a UN CONCIERTO. the choices are:el cine el circo el espectáculo el estreno la discoteca la sala de conciertos las olimpiadas un concierto Thanks!
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 3:16pm

6th grade Comm. Arts
I'm supposed to do an autobiography and have an attention getting introduction. We learned about all of the things you can do to get people's attention, but I still can't think of one.
Monday, October 20, 2008 at 7:30pm

6th grade advanced math
1) -/-3/____ -3 //= what's the absulute value of. In the blank either put < or >! 2) In three plays, a football team gains 11 yd, loses 18 yd, and gamins 3 yd. Write and evaluate an addition expression to model the situation. [please explain how you got each question...
Sunday, October 19, 2008 at 5:15pm

6th grade
please provide help w/singular plural and possessive nouns, ie, please explain "library's, libraries' and libraries.
Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 10:19pm

6th grade
I need a definition and examples of dynamic system- under natural resources, the teacher's definition is - a system that changes( kind of vague)
Wednesday, October 8, 2008 at 7:05pm

6th grade
Social Studies I'm looking for some information about the Minnesota Zoo. I want to know some history about it for my ABC Notebook. I have my pictures and letter colored but I just need the information next.
Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 3:54pm

To Justine: 6th grade math
I removed your post because you gave the name of your school. For your own protection, please do not post any personal information. You asked: "what does E equles?" What is the whole problem? We'd like to help you, but need more information.
Saturday, October 4, 2008 at 7:11pm

6th Grade Science
My assignment is to write about a famous scientist. I chose Marie Curie. I found enough information. I only need to do a 5 min. presentation, but part of the assignment requires that I do a simple experiment. I don't know what that could be in this case, any suggestions? ...
Saturday, October 4, 2008 at 10:59am

6th grade Math
Your brother pulls his sled up a hill. Each minute he moves forward 20 feet, but he also slides backward 3 feet. Describe how you can determine the time he needs to pull his sled 130 feet forward.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 at 5:30pm

6th grade
The empire state building is 381 meters tall. The grand canyon is 76 empire state building laid end to end at its widest point. Write and solve an equation. division
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 at 11:14pm

6th grade Science
Alberto has a balloon filled with a liquid. the balloon contains 750mL of the liquid and has a mass of 2000 g. What is the liquids density in g/mL? and i have to round the answer to the nearest 0.1 g/mL
Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 10:29pm

6th grade English Lit
What does it means when the question asked you to give a thorough description (ingredients) of the items your book is made of (e.g. "serving size, calories, vitamins"). The book was Because of Winn-Dixie and The project is a cereal box. Thank you.
Tuesday, September 9, 2008 at 11:32am

Language and Literature
I am in 6th grade and need to do an "author page" or "author Biography" but have lost the outline of what is required. I know date of birth date of death city of birth education list of works, but can anyone tell me if there is more? Thank you in advance.
Sunday, February 10, 2008 at 11:06am

6th Grade Statistics
One student says you can only use the mode to describe categorical data, but you can use the mode, median, and mean to describe numerical data. Is the student correct? Why?
Tuesday, October 2, 2007 at 8:55pm

help me calculate this - my 6th grade nephew has this question for homework and I'm at a loss. The combined age of 2 people is 91. Person A is two times as old as Person B was when Person A was as old as Person B is now.
Monday, October 1, 2007 at 11:32pm

6th grade self contained
I am looking for a form that I can have my studnets fill out weekly that briefly tells thier parents what we learned/did this week...I am calling it Peek of our week...but having difficulty making the form so wondering if there is one I can use.
Monday, September 3, 2007 at 1:51pm

What do we have for home work, 6th grade MR. Saccatello? october 17, 2006 People who read this message board live all over the country and have no way of knowing assignments in individual schools. Please contact your teacher or another student in your class for your assignments.
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 at 3:19pm

Language Arts
I left my McMillian text book for language arts in school today and I have homework on page 2 and 3. I'm in the 6th grade does anyone have that book. I really really need those questions. I don't know if this gives page numbers that correspond with your text or even if...
Monday, September 11, 2006 at 5:04pm

6th grade story builders wow ure gonna get a lot of responses to this one Tania: You have to ask a question that can be answered. You have not asked a question.
Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 9:20pm

Allie noticed that to get her test grade, she could take Valerie's grade, multiply it by 2 and subtract 15. If Valerie's test grade was x, how would you write Allie's test grade?
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 12:14pm

Q. As a project,the fifth grade students at Scott Elementary School collected newspapers to recycle. During the first week,they collected 212 pounds of newspapers. For each of the next four weeks,they doubled the previous week's amount of newspaper collected. What 6th was ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:18pm

6th Grade Math
Which of the following is equal to 1/6÷1/18? Assume the shapes are rectangular. A) The width of a 1/6 square yard tile border that is 1/18 yard long. B) The width of a 1/18 square-meter flower bed that is 1/6 meter long. C) The area of a planter that is 1/6 yard wide ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 6:23pm

6th grade Math
Rafael asked 85 students what kind of pet they liked the most. Exactly 35% of the students said they liked dogs best. What was the total number of students who said they liked dogs best? Please show work!!
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 7:07pm

6th Grade Math Homework Check
In the first hour after opening, a coffee shop used 5 2/3 pounds of unflavored coffee. The shop used 2 1/2 times as much flavored coffee as unflavored. How many pounds of flavored coffee did the shop use? My Answer: 14 1/6
Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 5:40pm

6th grade science
an example of homeostasis is A) maintaining a constant body temperature B) responding to stimuli C) keeping the same number of cells in an organisms D)all of the above I put A) and had the wrong answer. I put that answer since homeostasis is maintaining a constant internal ...
Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 9:29pm

6th grade math
At a zoo, 3 pandas eat a total of 181 1/2 pounds of bamboo shoots each day. The male panda eats 3 times as much as the baby. The female eats twice as much as the baby. How many pounds of bamboo shoots does the female panda eat? Show work. THANK YOU!
Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 11:26pm

Riding on a school bus are 20 students in 9th grade, 10 in 10th grade, 9 in 11th grade, and 7 in 12th grade. Approximately what percentage of the students on the bus are in 9th grade?
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 11:52am

math 6th grade
Maritza is baking cookies to bring to school that requires 3 eggs and 2 cups of sugar. To have enough for everyone she bought 12 eggs will 6 cups of sugar be enough? I tried multiplying 3 x 4 = 12 so then multiplied 2 x 4 which is 8 so there would not be enough but we are ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:26pm

6th grade math
Hi I'm a parent and I'm trying my best to help my son but I need help. The problem is... Find two positive decimals a and b that make the following statement true. Then find two positive decimals a and b that make the statement false. If a < 1 and b < 1, then a ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 6:16pm

6th Grade Math
Marianne buys 16 bags of potting soil that comes in 5/8 -pound bags. A. How many pounds of potting does Marianne buy? 10 B. If Marianne’s father calls and says he needs 13 pounds of potting soil, will 4 more bags be enough to cover the extra soil needed? Is 10 the correct...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 9:59pm

Math 6th grade
Aliaba was arranging the carpets for the flying carpet brigade They were going to fly in a rectangular formation when he put 4 carpets in each row he ad 3 left over . When he put 5 carpets in each row he had one left over. How many carpets could there have been in the carpet ...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 7:58pm

1st digit is square root of 2nd digit 2nd digit is square of 1st sum of 3rd & 6th is 14 sum of 3rd 4th 5th & 6th is square of 4th sum of all digit is 37 multiplication of 1st & 5th is sum of 4th 5th & 6th sum of 2nd 3rd & 4th is multiplication of 1st &
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 10:49am

6th grade math
A girl's basketball team is playing in the Texas state championship game. They are going 560 miles from El Paso to San Antonio. Their bus yep travels at an average speed of 60 miles per hour. A. Suppose the bus travels at an hour almost steady speed throughout the trip. ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 4:49pm

Science - Check my answers please (6th grade)
When are tides in Earths oceans the highest? 1. during the moon's waning gibbous phase 2. during the moon's waxing gibbous phase 3. when the moon is at a right angle to the sun 4. When the sun, Earth, and moon are in a line.
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 12:50pm

Math, Geometry
The percent grade of a highway is the amount that the highway raises or falls in a given horizontal distance. For example, a highway with a four percent grade rises 0.04 mile for every 1 mile of horizontal distance. a. How many feet does a highway with a six percent grade rise...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 5:01pm

The 6th grade classes have started a contest to collect cans for recycling. The first class to reach 500 cans will win. The chart below shows the two classes in the lead. How many cans does each class have left to meet their goal? show the work .
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 2:21pm

Suzan has a 69 as her grade in a class. If she does a quiz worth 9% of her grade what will her grade be?
Friday, March 7, 2014 at 11:13am

6th grade science - CHECK MY ANSWER
A color-blind woman marries a man who is not color-blind. All of their sons are color-blind, but none of their daughters are color-blind. Color-blindness is likely...? Answer choices: 1.the result of having too few chromosomes. 2.the result of having an extra chromosome. 3.a ...
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 6:10pm

6th grade science - CHECK MY ANSWER
The size of an organism is most likely determined by...? Answer choices: 1. its genes but not its environment 2. its environment but not its genes 3. its genes and its environment 4. neither its genes nor its environment MY ANSWER: 3. its genes and its environment
Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 12:58pm

It says sam test scores for the making period were 60,89,83,99,95,60 Suppose that sams teacher decided to base the marking period grade on the mean. What grade would sam earn? Do you think this is a fair grade explain your reasoning?
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 8:19pm

Science - 6th grade
A biologist studying a desert ecosystem observes that the population of a lizard species increases following a particularly hot, dry period that causes a snake population to decline. What could the biologist hypothesize about the roles of these two species? A.The lizard preys ...
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 7:54pm

In an A.P ratio of 3rd term and 5th term is 3:7. a)Find the ratio of the 4th and 6th term? b)Find the ratio of the 6th and 12th term?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 6:08pm

Science - 6th grade : CHECK MY ANSWER
Which of the following sets of terms is associated with air pollution caused by burning fossil fuels 1.acid rain, ozone hole, skin cancer 2.methane, smog, carbon dioxide 3.sulfur dioxide, smog, chlorofluorocarbons 4.carbon dioxide, smog, acid rain MY ANSWER: Is the answer: 4....
Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:16am

6th grade math
Can you check the following problems related to inequalities? 1) Sue has more than 5 cookies. Ans: x > 5 2) The temperature was less than 88 degrees last night. Ans: x < 88 3) I made $75 or more dollars babysitting. Ans: x >= 75? 4) I need to make a 70 or more on my ...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 7:45pm

5th grade math
In the fourth grade class at Baker Elementary, 9 students are left-handed. The fifth grade has 7 left-handed students and the sixth grade has 6. The number of students in the fourth grade is 3 times the number of left-handed students in the class. The sixth grade has 3 more ...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:35pm

6th grade math
Can you check please: 1. Joe has used 75 sheets of a pack of notebook paper, which is 5/8 of the entire pack. The equation 5/8 s = 75 can be used to find the number of sheets "s" in a full pack. Determine the solution of the equation, and tell what the solution means...
Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 7:39pm

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