# Homework Help: 8th Grade

**math**

suppose you bought some 32 cents stamps and some 20 cents stamps. you spent $3.92 for 16 stamps. how many of each stamp did you buy? i got the equation--.32x + .20y = $3.92 but don't know how to solve for x and y what class/level is this for 8th grade math

**Math - 8th grade**

We are just starting this section, and I'm confused...Please help me understand how to solve this inequality: (one fifth r is less than two) 1/5r < 2 Also, simplify: (the #s are exponents) z3 . z3 x12/x3 By 1/5r you mean r/5 or 1/(5r)? z^3 . z^3 = z^6 x^12/x^3 = x^9 If you ...

**U.S. History**

I'm doing a crossword on the war of 1812. My question is about impressment of American sailors. The question clue is: When the British would impress an American sailor they would ____ him. The word has 6 letters and the thrid letter is a D and the fifth letter is an A. Please ...

**science (8th grade)**

Which of the following is not a characteristic of a crystal? a. The arrangement of the atoms in a crystal determines its shapes. b. A crystalline structure is always geometric. c. Crystals are classified according to their mineral content. Please do not double post.

**8th grade math**

13. Name the quadrilaterals that have four equal angles. A. rhombus, square B. square, rectangle C. parallelogram, rhombus D. rhombus, trapezoid 14. what is the sum of the interior angles of a hexagon? A. 180 B. 360 C. 540 D. 720 15. What is the value of the missing angle? two...

**US history 8th**

what is the grandfather clause?

**8th grade ss**

I just need help studying the civil war. I only want to study. Another teacher of mine found out other students were cheating on a quiz and it was omitted. I don't want to cheat I just need help studying. My grades are very good, I just want a study buddy. My quiz is on the ...

**8th grade math**

Would a triangle with a vertical length of 6 and a horizontal length of 10 have the same slope as the blue and red triangles shown in the graph? ANSWER CHOICES A. Yes, the slopes would be the same B. No, the slope of the new triangle would be 2:4 C. No, the slope of the new ...

**8th grade math /lesson3/functions**

Find the next three terms in the sequence 1. 30, 22, 14, 6... -3, -12, -21**** -1, -8, -15 -1, -2, 3 -2, -10, -18 4. Find the first four terms of the sequence represented by the expression. 4. 3n+5 5,8,11,14 8,11,14,17 3,6,9,12 0,8,11,14 (idk about this one)^^^^^^^^^ Find the ...

**9th grade alegbra - geometric sequence**

Can you explain how to find explicit and recursive formula of geometric sequence given 2 terms? 23. a<4> = -12, a<5> = -6 ratio: -6/-12 = 1/2 explicit: a<n> = ar^(n-1) -6 = a(1/2)^4 -6 = a(0.37) -0.010 = a??? a<n> = -0.010(1/2)^n-1 recursive: a<n>...

**PLEASE ANSWER! I NEED HELP**

Question: Suppose you have sunlight shining on two clear containers of water on a table. Light waves refract through one of the containers but diffract around the other container. Describe how the two containers are different. A link would be useful too, or a website! (I have ...

**Physical Science**

Question: Suppose you have sunlight shining on two clear containers of water on a table. Light waves refract through one of the containers but diffract around the other container. Describe how the two containers are different. (I have to write three lines, it's not a lot) ...

**8th Grade Language Arts**

Hi, I have to write an essay on a controversial topic. This is the topic: Should GPS devices be installed in phones and other electronics? I'm having some trouble finding websites based on this topic and it really interests me so I don't want to change it (only if I have to). ...

**English 8th grade**

Both "Forest Fire" and "Why Leaves Turn Color in the Fall" present factual information. Write an essay of your own about one of those essays. In your essay, tell whether the author provided enough information for you to understand the topic fully. Then discuss how the method ...

**Math Word Problem**

Riding on a school bus are 20 students in ninth grade, 10 students in tenth grade, 9 students in eleventh grade, and 7 students in twelfth grade. Approximately what percent of students on the bus are in ninth grade? How do I go about solving this?

**Math 8th Grade**

1. which equation is equivalent to y - 6 = -12(x+4)? 2. which point is located on the line represented by the equation y + 4 = -5(x - 3)? 3. which equation represents the line that passes through the points (6 -3) and (-4 -9)? 4.The population of a city increases by 4000 ...

**8th Grade Science**

Which of the following best describes what causes the phases of the moon? A. The alignment of the sun, Earth and moon (I think it's this one) B. The speed of the moon around the Earth C. The speed of the Earth around the sun D. The alignment of the planets

**Pythagorean Theorem 8th Grade**

Fern wants to get a computer monitor for her desk which can hold a 21 inch monitor. She's found a monitor that's 15 inches wide and 12 inches long. Will the computer monitor fit into her desk? (I've already got the answer which is 19.21 inches I need to know the steps on how ...

**8th Grade Pre-Algebra**

Triangle PQR is transformed to triangle P'Q'R'. Triangle PQR has vertices P(3, −6), Q(0, 9), and R(−3, 0). Triangle P'Q'R' has vertices P'(1, −2), Q'(0, 3), and R'(−1, 0). Plot triangles PQR and P'Q'R' on your own coordinate grid. Part A: What is the scale factor of ...

**math**

find the 8th term in the expension of [(x)^1/2 +2/(x)^1/2]^12

**Social Studies 8th grade m8 help me pls**

why is the period 1824 to 1845 referred to as the "age of jackson"? A.andrew jackson served an unprecedented three terms as president during that time. B. andrew jackson founded the influential jacksonian party during that time. C. andrew jackson was the dominant politicial ...

**8th Grade Algebra**

I need to find and write the equation for the problem. Layla wants to but a smart phone online using a $50 discount coupon along with a 20% discount on the original cost of the phone. Layla can spend up to $150. Write an inequality to find the original price of the smart phone...

**8th Grade Pre-Algebra**

Find the value of the following expression: (2^8 ⋅ 5−5 ⋅ 19^0)−2 ⋅ (5-2/2^3)^4 ⋅ 2^28 (5 points) Write your answer in simplified form. Show all of your steps. (5 points) Please somebody help me I'm so confused. I know I'm supposed to use ...

**8th Grade Pre-Algebra**

Annabelle and Navene are multiplying (4275)(4372). Annabelle's Work (4275)(4372) = 42 + 375 + 2 = 4577 Navene's Work (4275)(4372) = 42⋅375⋅2 = 46710 Is either of them correct? Explain your reasoning. Those numbers have exponents in them. I've been trying to find ...

**8th grade math-exponents**

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

**8th grade math-exponents**

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...

**8th Grade Pre-Algebra**

Hi, I really need some help with scientific notation. How do I convert large numbers like 108,000,000 and other numbers that are even larger than this to scientific notation? This is for a math project and even though I learned about this, it's still hard for me to understand ...

**math**

An oil company operates two Southern refineries. The Alabama facility produces 500 barrels of high-grade oil and 200 barrels of medium-grade oil per day. The Texas facility produces 600 barrels of high-grade and 400 barrels of medium-grade oil per day. By operating each ...

**Maths**

bus one had half of the grade eight students and 6 grade seven students, bus two had 15 grade seven students and one-third of grade eight students, how many students are there in grade 8

**Mathematics**

If someone has an 88% in a class and their total quiz grade is 95%, if they were to have a 2% extra credit added to their grade, could their total grade become a 90%? // They think it may have a score similar to 8/5 or 9/5. This is just a regular question for a friend. Any ...

**8th Grade Electives Advice**

Hi, I'm really struggling with my decision about two electives that I really like. One is Journalism and the other is Creative Photography. If anyone knows or has experience can you please tell me the pros and cons about these two electives please? Also, I only have a few days...

**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?

**8th grade lang arts**

We're studying different types of sentences. I think that the example in our notes is wrong. Example#1: After the rain, I went to the park. Ans: Labeled as simple. But, I think it should be complex. There's a similar sentence that was done in class and it was labeled as ...

**math**

(x - 2)10; 8th term

**Math**

The 8th term of 40,10, 5/2, 5/8

**8th Grade Art**

My question only shows a picture, so I don't know much; How did Francisco Goya use caricature to depict the figures in 'Contemptuous of the Insults'? A) The facial features of the Frenchmen are exaggerated to show their confusion B) The Frenchmens' hats are comically large to ...

**Social studies 8th grade**

What was described as the "hardest work" slaves did? A) work in the rice fields B) we're going to tobacco fields ** C) working the lumber business D) Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. Which of the following best describes the social class of the small farmer? A) ...

**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 ...

**8th grade algebra**

Can you clarify when to half the diameter when finding volume of cylinder? I had the following problem: 1. Picture of cylinder with base of 48cm (no dotted lines) and height of 7cm. I thought i would solve by using V = 3.14(24)^2 (7) = 12,660.5 cubic meters. According to the ...

**literature for kids**

Picture books are usually written on a __________ reading level. A. kindergarten B. first-grade C. third-grade D. fifth-grade A?

**8th grade algebra**

Hello! I was working on a maths thing and I'm a bit lost on this one problem, would anyone mind explaining how to do this? ~A recipe called for 2 cups of flour to make two dozen (24) cookies. Write and solve a proportion to find how much flour is needed to make 54 cookies. 9a...

**8th Grade math PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWERES**

1.Write the number in standard form: 7.1x10^4 A)710 B)7,100 C)71,000 D)710,000*** 2.Write the number in standard form: 5.01x10^-3 A)5,010 B)0.501 C)0.0501 D)0.00501*** 3.Multiply (2.0x10^4)(3.0x10^3)=? A)6.0x10^7*** B)6.0x10^12 C)6.0x10^5 D)6.0x10^43 Add. (7.0x10^6)+(2.0x10^6...

**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?

**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? /

**8th grade math**

A rubber ball loses 30% of its height each A rubber ball loses 30% of its height with each bounce How high is the first bounce if the ball is dropped from a height of 500 cm?

**Science- 8th grade- please help!!**

1) What evidence is there that the human species has been successful so far? Explain. 2) What environmental pressures in the past do you think were most important in shaping the human species as it exists today? 3) What environmental pressures exist now that you think may be ...

**Language arts 8th grade.**

Which sentence contains a predicate pronoun as a subject complement? 1) The best person for the job is she. 2) The ground is sloping and uneven.* 3) We wondered what happened to him. 4) Amy is employee of the week. Identify the capital portion of the sentence. Chris will be ...

**mathematics concepts**

Fraction symbols can usually be safely introduced A. at the beginning of third grade. B. near the end of first grade. C. near the end of third grade. D. at the beginning of second grade. my answer is c.

**Math ( Percents as Ratios)**

Sue receives a test score of 75% on a test with 20 questions. How many did she get correct? 👉 I need help making these kinds of questions into proportions because I have a Benchmark Test (like a mid year test) coming up & I need to be able to set up these kind of ...

**math**

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?

**Plz help with 8th grade math**

Jack’s brother Joey is learning about shadows in school. Joey measures Jack’s shadow and finds that it is 4 feet long. Joey looks over at a 56-foothigh building next to the 2 of them and wonders how long the shadow of the building is. Assuming Jack is 5 feet tall, how long...

**MATHEMATICS**

IN A GP THE 5TH AND THE 8TH IS 24 AND 72 FIND THE 6TH

**MATHEMATICS**

IN A GP THE 5TH AND 8TH IS 24 AND 72 FIND THE 6TH

**MATHEMATICS**

IN A GP THE 5TH AND 8TH IS 24 AND 72 FIND THE 6TERM

**MATHAMATICS**

IN A GP THE 5TH AND 8TH IS 24 AND 72 FIND THE 6TERM

**8th grade**

A camera manufacturer spends $2050 each day for overhead expenses plus $7 per camera for labor and materials. The camera sells for $17 each. a. How many cameras must the company sell in one day to equal its daily costs? b. If the manufacturer can increase production by 50 ...

**8th Grade Math**

Please help! Which statement is false? A. The number zero is a rational number. B. Some irrational numbers are also rational numbers. C. Every irrational number is a real number. D. Every integer is a rational number. I thinks its D. Please help!

**8th grade homework**

I could really use some help with this problem because I'm pretty confused on what to do. The formula for the volume of a cone is V=1/3(pi)r^2h where v represents volume, r represents the radius of the base, and h represents the height. What is the height of a cone with a ...

**8th grade math**

at a restaurant 42 people had breakfast on saturday morning. 1/7 of the people ate eggs only. 2/3 of people ate both eggs and pancakes. the remaining people ate pancakes only. what is the fraction representing the number of people who ate pancakes only.

**8th grade math**

members of a nature club participate in an official butterfly count every summer. in summer of 1996 members counted 225 monarch butterflies . in summer of 1997 members counted 234 monarch butterflies. from 1996 to 1997 what was the approximate percent of increase in the number...

**8th grade math**

on a recent space shuttle mission the astronauts traveled 105,000 miles during the first 3 days of their mission. this distance was 5/8 of the total distance they would travel. what was the total distance the astronauts would travel?

**Physical Science 8th grade**

A balloon filled with air does not rise as a balloon filled with helium. What does this tell you about the density of helium? A. Helium is more dense than air B. Helium is less dense than air C. The two gases have the same density D. When heated, helium becomes more dense

**Math 8th gr.**

27 - (-9) (-2) ÷ 3 * (-4) - 0 - 33 - (-39)

**Math 8th gr.**

27 - (-9) (-2) ÷ 3 * (-4) - 0 - 33 - (-39)

**8th grade geometry**

The quarterback throws a pass from 10 yards from a goal line and 25 yards from a sideline. A receiver catches the pass at 40 yards from the same goal line and 5 yards from the same sideline. How long was the pass?

**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...

**Math**

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...

**math(QUESTION)**

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?

**8th Grade Science**

There is a connection between photosynthesis and cellular respiration. The products from one provide the raw materials for the other. What products of photosynthesis are starting materials for cellular respiration? A. glucose and oxygen B. heat energy and ATP C. carbon dioxide...

**math**

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?

**8th Grade Connections Academy**

1. What is the product of (5.1 x 10^3) x (3.2 x 10^3)? (Please express your answer in scientific notation.) 16.32 x 10^6 1.632 x 10^7 16.32 x 10^9 1.632 x 10^10 2. What is the product of (7.28 x 10^-2) x (9.1 x 10^-2)? (Please express your answer in scientific notation.) 6....

**8th grade science**

Q: how might the length of mercury day affect the temperature ranges found on the planet? A: A)Over time the closeness of the planet to the sun has caused it to shrink. B)The entire planet would get burned by the intense amount of sunlight. C)Parts of the planets facing the ...

**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 ...

**Language Arts**

8th grade language arts help. Please I need help with this I don't understand these questions. Can you please explain these concepts to me and let me know if my answer is correct? Identify the italicized word or words in each sentence. The ITALICIZED words are in CAPS 1. GOING...

**8th grade science**

Q: A person living in North America will be able to see 15 lunar eclipses in the 2010-2020 decade. In the same time period, only two solar eclipses can be observed in North America. why will more lunar eclipses than solar eclipses be visible from North America in this decade? ...

**8th grade math URGENT**

1 1/4 miles in 2 min and 4 seconds, or 1 3/16 miles in 1 min and 55 sec. Which is greater? $1.60 for 5 min or $19.50 for 1 hour. Which is greater? Look for a pattern in the expressions shown below. Use the pattern to write an expression for the sum of the whole numbers from 1 ...

**Urgent 8th Grade Language Arts**

Choose I for each antecedent that is unclear or missing and C for each antecedent that is used correctly. Thanks so much for you help. 1. We can't go to the aquarium Monday because you need reservations. C 2. Many people have Monday off, so the aquarium will be busier than ...

**URGENT 8th Grade Math**

Write a word phrase for the algebraic expression 3x-7. The difference of three times and number x and seven. The difference of seven and three times a number x. Three times a number x fewer than seven.** The quotient of three times a number x and seven. Steve or Ms.Sue am I ...

**To rockrboiluvr14 - 8th grade language arts**

Posted by rockrboiluvr14 on Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 11:29pm. Internal conflict occurs when a force within the character is against him/her. If someone is possessed by a ghost, would it be considered external or internal conflict. I still say external because it is not the...

**Math**

Approximately 15% of the students in ST130 obtain A grade. If 3 students are selected at random, find the probability that a)all of them obtain A grade in ST130. b)Exactly 2 obtain A grade in ST130. c)at least one obtain A grade in ST130

**8th Math**

-5x-10 = 2-(x+4)

**Probability Math**

A committee of four students will be selected from a list that contains six Grade 9 students and eight Grade 10 students. What is the expected number of Grade 10 students on the committee?

**mathematics**

find the 8th term of an A.P -3,-1,1

**science 8th grade**

1. The thermal energy of an object is _____. (1 point) its potential energy its average kinetic energy its potential energy minus its kinetic energy its kinetic energy plus its potential energy Thanks, jessica :)

**math**

An elementary school collected a total of 240 cans during a food drive. Grade 3 students collected 1/3 of all the cans grade 4 students collected 52 cans, and the rest of the cans were collected by grade 5 students. How many cans did grade 5 collect? A.28 B.80 C.108 D.188

**Maths**

Rs 10000 from 8th may to 26 november 10% ?

**math**

find the 8th number in the pattern

**8th grade math for Ms. Sue please check**

How is an inequality different from an equation? Give a real-world scenario in which you would write an inequality rather than an equation. Daphne has $25. She wants to buy two new paint brushes for her art teacher. Daphne needs to know the average price so she doesn't spend ...

**8th Grade English**

My teacher for my english class at school marked off for these questions and said I could redo it and turn it in tomorrow. I am for sure I did these right. Here are the questions. Underline the verb in the parentheses that agrees with the subject. 1. In the Northern Hemisphere...

**8th Grade Math**

A ship leaves the East Coast for California. It is traveling at a constant speed of five knots and takes 200 days to reach California. The ship arrives in California at the exact time of day that it left the East Coast. How far did the ship travel? Please help with step by step.

**8th grade math**

Jerome, Kevin, & Seth shared a submarine sandwich. Jerome ate 1/2 of the sandwich, Kevin ate 1/3 of the sandwich and Seth ate the rest. What is the ration of Jerome's share to Kevin's share to Seth's share? 1. 2:3:6 2. 2:6:3 3.3:1:2 4.3:2:1 5.6:3:2 please help!

**Math 8th Grade Please help**

The radius of Earth is 6,371 kilometers. A space shuttle orbits 315 kilometers above the surface of Earth. The space shuttle completes 240° of a revolution around Earth in one hour. What is the average speed of the space shuttle? Choose the closest answer. Please help both ...

**Math 8th Grade - Ms. Sue please**

After receiving a grant for music education, a school decides to build a new band room for its expanded music program. Quadrilateral ABCD represents the floor plan of the new band room. What is the area of the room? AE = 32 ft. BE = 12 ft. CE = 26 ft. DE = 26 ft. There is a ...

**8th grade math**

Answer the following question in your discussion group: Sometimes people say “Give 110% of your effort.” Is it possible to give 110% of your effort? Is there ever a situation where you might have a percent over 100? If no, explain why. If yes, give a scenario where a ...

**Math - 8th grade - Please help**

I don't know the formula to figure this out. Charlie and Peter are driving around a racetrack. Charlie drives at an average speed of 108 miles per hour. Peter drives at an average speed of 99 miles per hour. Peter is given a head start of 12 miles. Charlie and Peter finish at ...

**8th Grade math - Ms. Sue please**

An archaeologist has set up a dig at a newly discovered site. She and her team start excavating an area that is 36 feet by 24 feet. Because the scientists find many artifacts near the edges of this area, they decide to expand the dig. They add nine feet in all directions to ...

**8th grade math - Ms. Sue please**

Charlie and Peter are driving around a racetrack. Charlie drives at an average speed of 108 miles per hour. Peter drives at an average speed of 99 miles per hour. Peter is given a head start of 12 miles. Charlie and Peter finish at the same time. How far does Charlie drive? ...

**Algebra 8th grade please help!!!!!!**

Using the numbers 5, 8, and 24, create a problem using no more than four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, square, square root, cube, cube root) where the solution will be an irrational number. Explain why the result of your operations is an ...

**math**

Hannah's grade on her last math test was 4 points more than Mark's grade. Write an expression for Hannah's grade, using m as a variable. Evaluate the expression if m=92.

**8th grade social studies**

Hi, I am doing a paper for school and I need to know what are some Negative and Positive Impacts of the Telegraph? I know some positives but I really need help with the negative effect of the telegraph. Can you please give me 2 or 3 positive and negative impacts/effects? Thanks!