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Business
Assume that garbage collection is now free. Suppose a local goverment began to charge a household $2 every time that a household put out a can of trash for weekly garbage collection. Using the concept of opportunity cost explain how this might alter behavior.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 2:50pm

business math
A condo is advertised in The Wall Street Journal for $350,000. It states in the ad that a 20% down payment is required. The rate of interest is 11% on a 25-year mortgage. What would be (A) the monthly payment along with (B) the total cost of interest
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 9:44pm

business math
Dick Hercher borrowed $7,000 to travel to London. His loan is to be paid in 48months monthly installments of $190. at the end of 14 months, Dick ddecides to pay off his loan. What is the final payoff Dick will make?
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 9:17pm

business math
roger fox made deposits of $ 900 semiannualy to Reel Bank which pays 6% interest compounded semiannualy. After seven years, Roger made no more deposits. What would be the ballance in the accounnt eight years later from the last deposit?
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 8:32pm

business finance
Lisa Kane borrowed $8,000 on an 8%, 60-day note. After 15 days, Lisa paid $2,000 on the note. On day 45, Lisa paid $1,000 on the note. What is the total interest and ending balance due by the U.S. rule? Use ordinary interest.
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 7:24pm

business finance
Jeff Jones earns $1,200 per week. He is married and claims four withholding allowances. The FICA rate is as follows: Social Security rate is 6.2% on $97,500; Medicare rate is 1.45%. To date his cumulative wages are $6,000. Each paycheck, his employer also deducts $42.50 for ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 12:10am

business finance
Sullivan’s Handbags marks up their bags at 45% of the selling price. Pat Sullivan saw a bag at a trade show that she would sell to her customers for $85. What is the most she could pay for the bag and still retain the 45% markup of the selling price?
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 12:01am

Business and math question
Isabella is hoping to get an A on her college algebra course. With just the final exam left to take, she currently has an average of 92 on her exercises. The quizzes count for 40%, exercises count for30% of the class grade. What is the minimal grade that Isabella must have on ...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 2:11pm

Business
Robert recently was hired as a technician in the firm. He is being paid $1,250 every two weeks ( after taxes). His monthly bills are: Rent: $900 electricity: $110 car payment: $350 car insurance: $60 fuel for cars: $90 groceries: $180 credit cards: $250 Given Robert's ...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:14am

Business
Isabella is hoping to get an A on her college Algebra course. With just the finaL exam left to take, she currently has an average of 85 on her quizzes and average of 92 on her exercises. The quizzes count for 40%, exercises count for 30% of the class grade. What is the minimal...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:07am

Business
A basic car rental charges a daily rate of $29 a day plus $.20 a mile. Suppose that you rent a car for a day and your bill ( before taxes ) is $79. How many miles did you the car.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 11:00am

Business Statistics
In each case, sketch the two specified normal curves on the same set of axes: a A normal curve with m 20 and s 3, and a normal curve with m 20 and s 6. b A normal curve with m 20 and s 3, and a normal curve with m 30 and s 3. c A normal curve with m 100 and s 10, and a ...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 1:48am

Business 1
Mikayla, chief financial officer of Napoli Chocolate Company, adopts religious ethical standards. These involve an element of A discretion. B cost-benefit analysis. C compassion. D utilitarianism. i would chose d
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 10:04pm

Business
Darby, an employee of Equipment Sales, Inc., takes a duty-based approach to ethics. Under this standard, Darby believes that she must
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 9:38pm

substance abuse couseling
Process 1.Prewrite about your field of study and create a specific job for which you might want to apply at a particular business or organization in your area.Outline what that position would look like.Brainstorm details,names,titles,and facts to provide depth to your ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 5:17pm

mths probability
jessica Lasda an educational publisher presently have five accounts and her manager is considering assigning her three more accounts .the new accounts would bring potential volume to her business Then I have a 6 column table which iam writing in 6 different lines 1 column ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 1:59am

probability
jessica Lasda an educational publisher presently have five accounts and her manager is considering assigning her three more accounts .the new accounts would bring potential volume to her business Then I have a 6 column table which iam writing in 6 different lines 1 column ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 2:41pm

Research
300-word summary of your business research process by describing the business research proposal from your experience in the workplace or in an article you find through the University Library
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 11:46pm

International Business
What were some of the causes of the financial crisis and how do you think they could be prevented? Do you think steps are being taken? Why or why not?
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 12:51pm

prinicples of management
Scenario: Assume you are the owner-driver of a truck, which transports vegetables overnight from the farmers in Florida to the markets in Atlanta. On the way back you haul whatever goods need transporting in the opposite direction. You have five employees in your office ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 8:11pm

accounts
The differences between the book basis and tax basis of the assets and liabilities of Castle Corporation at the end of 2008 are presented below.  It is estimated that the litigation liability will be settled in 2009. The difference in accounts receivable will result in ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 6:39am

Accounting
On July 1, 2011, ABC Grocers, Inc. purchased an investment in the 5 yr 10@ (stated rate) debt securities with a face value of $400,000 of Brighton Corporation, a publicly traded company. At the time of purchase the market interest rate for similar risk debt was 8%. Interest is...
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 9:23am

8TH GRADE MATH EXPRESSIONS
A catering business charges $50 for setting p a meal and $150 for enough food for 12 people. You will be using the caterer for an upcoming celebration. There will be 32 people at the party. Find the total cost to use the caterer for the party.
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 9:47pm

accounting
Kudos Leather Goods purchased the following items during the month of April: 1. April 12, 34 wallets @ $12.95 each 2. April 08, 24 wallets @ $13.10 each 3. April 18, 15 wallets @ $13.25 each 4. April 26, 20 wallets @ $13.27 each On April 1, the business had an inventory of 19 ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 5:21pm

accounting
Kudos Leather Goods purchased the following items during the month of April: 1. April 12, 34 wallets @ $12.95 each 2. April 08, 24 wallets @ $13.10 each 3. April 18, 15 wallets @ $13.25 each 4. April 26, 20 wallets @ $13.27 each On April 1, the business had an inventory of 19 ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 5:20pm

Business- Labor
governmental wage and price controls should never be tried again. they have been failures. agree? why or why not?
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 1:29pm

Business- Labor
do you believe that public employees should be able to employ collective bargaining for wage increases or should the ‘free market’ continue to dictate wages in the public sector? Why or why not?
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 12:16pm

Economics
Classical macroeconomics theory concludes that ultimately A. Fiscal policy generates only quantity effects B. erratic investment causes long business cycles C. Functional finance cures excessive budget deficits D. Natural state of the economy is at full employment
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 9:55pm

Business Law
Jules agrees to pay Dr. Smekyll a million dollars and Smekyll agrees to invent an automobile engine that runs on air rather than gasoline. Why would this contract not be legally binding? What could Jules and Smekyll do to make sure that their contract is enforceable?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:54am

math
If a business borrows $16,000 and repays $27,000 in 5 years, what is the simple interest rate? 1 %
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:19pm

Macroeconomics
Classical macroeconomics theory concludes that ultimately A. Fiscal policy generates only quantity effects B. erratic investment causes long business cycles C. Functional finance cures excessive budget deficits D. Natural state of the economy is at full employment
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 3:31am

business math
Word Problem 11-17 Hafers, an electrical supply company, sold $3,100 of equipment to Jim Coates Wiring, Inc. Coates signed a promissory note May 12 with 5.50% interest. The due date was August 22. Short of funds, Hafers contacted Charter One Bank on July 13; the bank agreed to...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:33pm

business math
Ron Prentice bought goods from Shelly Katz. On May 26, Shelly gave Ron a time extension on his bill by accepting a $3,500, 8.80%, 150-day note. On August 31, Shelly discounted the note at Roseville Bank at 9.80%. (Use Days in a year table.) What proceeds does Shelly Katz ...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:33pm

Economics
Hey I've just had a mind blank. What is the term for when a business has outgrown its limits and is starting to perform badly? Thanks for the help
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 2:52am

Improving Your Writing
Background: Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 10:43am

Business Statistics
10.55 Consider an experiment with four groups, with eight values in each. For the ANOVA summary table below, fill in all the missing results: A) Source B) Degrees of Freedom C) Sum of Squares D) Mean Square (Variance) E) F 1A) Among Groups 1B) c - 1 = ? 1C) SSA = ? 1D) MSZ = ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 11:04pm

Business Law
Imagine that the President of the United States has tried for several years to get Congress to pass legislation which would place very tough restrictions on handguns. Finally, in frustration, the President, without consulting Congress, appoints a twelve-member Committee on Gun...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 6:38pm

intro to business
calendula,inc sells its herbal teas at a lower price in foreign countries than those charged to consumers in calendulas home nation. in global trade this is known as
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 12:56pm

Improving Your Writing
Background: Ten years ago, you started working as a clerk for DMD Medical Supplies. Six months ago, Liz Jakowski, the human resources director, promoted you to office manager. You manage two employees: Jack Snyder and Ruth Disselkoen. Your office provides secretarial support ...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 8:51am

CTU
Part IV: You find that a small business loan in the amount of 50,000 is the amount you need to purchase the restaurant location. After researching banks to find the best interest rate, you find that banks for small businesses offer the best interest rate of 9% interest that ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 6:52pm

Labor business
Should only those who are trained lawyers allowed to be arbitrators for labor disputes?
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 6:21pm

math
If a business borrows $16,000 and repays $29,200 in 6 years, what is the simple interest rate? 1 %
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 5:51pm

math
If a business borrows $16,000 and repays $29,200 in 6 years, what is the simple interest rate? 1 %
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 5:32pm

business and finance
Ray Long wants to retire in Arizona when he is 70 years of age. Ray is now 50. He believes he will need $130,000 to retire comfortably. To date, Ray has set aside no retirement money. Assume Ray gets 14% interest compounded semiannually. How much must Ray invest today to meet ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:50pm

business and finance
Mobilee Oil Company accepted a $10,000, 120-day note, dated March 3, at 8.5% to settle a past due accounts receivable. Mobilee Oil discounted the note to raise cash on May 10 at a discounted rate of 9%. What proceeds did Mobilee Oil receive?
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:49pm

business and finance
Mel’s Furniture received an invoice dated September 27 for five bedroom sets at $3,000 each. The invoice indicated a trade discount of 5/8/3. The seller of the furniture prepaid the freight of $200. Terms were 2/10 EOM. Assuming Mel pays on November 2, what amount would ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:49pm

business and finance
Peter Mabel sold a total of 400 Oatmeal ($1.50) and Wheat ($2) breads during the Labor Day weekend. How many of each did Pete sell if total sales were $700?
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:49pm

business and finance
Earl Miller plans to buy a boat for $19,500 with an interest charge of $2,500. Earl figures he can afford a monthly payment of $650. If Earl has to pay 36 equal monthly payments, by how much can he afford the boat per month?
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:48pm

business and finance
The property of Al’s garage is worth $300,000. Al has a fire insurance policy of $180,000 that contains an 80% coinsurance clause. What will the insurance company pay on a fire that causes $210,000 damage? If Al met the coinsurance requirement, how much would the ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:47pm

business and finance
Use this information to calculate the following: Sales returns $ 700 Rent expense 1,288 Sales discounts 950 Depreciation expense 600 Cost of merchandise sold 7,600 Gross sales 20,900 Advertising expense 1,650 Salary expense 2,900 Heat expense 900 A. Net sales B. Gross profit C...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 12:42pm

accountant
The financial affairs of a business and the financial affairs of the owners should be:
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 11:50am

business
what is the formula used and the values used for each variable to calculate the monthly payment of $804.45 and the amount of the loan is $50000.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 9:05pm

Business- Labor
Labor’s membership stagnation in the last half-century can be explained by several formidable obstacles. Explain
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 10:35am

writing sentences and paragrahs
Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. You know she plans to apply at similar stores in your town. But you also know she is a perfect match for a job ...
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 10:51am

business 101
an index fund is amutual fund that
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 7:27pm

writing sentences and paragrahs
Background You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular ...
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 12:45pm

Business
Compare and contrast possible compensation plans for the Food service manager and a reservation manager?
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 10:59pm

Financial management
Im having a little trouble can someone please help me. Im not sure if my answers were right or what the rest would be. 1. _________C__________ is the interest rate in which NPV equals zero. a. Required Rate of Return b. Annual percentage rate (APR) c. Internal Rate of Return ...
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 3:04pm

math
If a business borrows $20,000 and repays $36,200 in 6 years, what is the simple interest rate?
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 11:23pm

accounting
Accounting 103 ScrawnyOcean2290 asked Dominic Hunter, a second-year business student at the University of Utah, will graduate in two years with an accounting major and a Spanish minor. Hunter is trying to decide where to work this summer. He has two choices: work full-time for...
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 7:49pm

business ethics
which instance is an example of internal mechanisms working to prevent criminal behavorial
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 1:13pm

grammar
Which of these sentences is punctuated correctly? (Points : 1) The article Calling the Shots has helpful information about starting a business. The article “Calling the Shots” has helpful information about starting a business. The article Calling the Shots has ...
Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 9:31am

law/421
How does the strict liability doctrine apply to business corporations? Provide examples and explain how your example demonstrates the strict liability doctrine that applies to business corporations.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 2:37pm

law/421
whether the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects defamation. the relationship between the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and censorship when doing business?
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 12:42pm

law/421
How does the strict liability doctrine apply to business corporations? Provide examples and explain how your example demonstrates the strict liability doctrine that applies to business corporat
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:03pm

Law/421
Let’s assume that Bill receives a message from Annie in which she offers to sell her plasma television to Bill for $1200. Bill immediately sends her a letter saying “I have always wanted one of those televisions. But, in this economic climate, my budget is very tight...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 5:57pm

business Communication
1, Which of the following is NOT something a group should do when it plans a collaborative writing project? A. Divide the work ahead of time according to how the leader thinks it will best be done B. Make your analysis of the problem, the audience, and your purposes explicit ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 10:16pm

business Communication
1. Which of the following statements explains why threats are NOT effective for motivating people? A. Threats reduce tension. B. Threats ensure that appropriate actions are not abandoned. C. Threats produce permanent change. D. Threats provoke counteraggression. I think the ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 9:17pm

Business communication
Which of the following is NOT one of the three steps to take when audience benefits are hard to identify or develop? A. Identify the feelings, fears, and needs that may motivate your audience. B. Identify the objective features of your product or policy that could meet the ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 3:18pm

Business Communication
Which of the following is NOT an example of parallel structure? A. "Yoga can help you develop flexibility, reduce stress, and increase relaxation." B. "Learn how to analyze business audiences, improve your style, and edit thoroughly." C. "You are all ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 3:14pm

system analysis and palnning
objective The Milestone Assignments are based on the Projects and Cases for use with the Systems Analysis and Design Methods textbook by Whitten & Bentley. There are six (6) parts to the Project, consisting of twelve (12) milestones. During Weeks 2-7, you will be required to ...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 11:07pm

law/421
What is the relationship between the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and censorship when doing business?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:21pm

business
250-word essay in the description of a business scenario, real or fiction that depicts each of the following forms of bussiness organization: joint-stock company, liability company, sole proprietorship, and partnership
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:18am

world literature
the story "My financial Career" (text pp. 336-378) and the "" the work of one day is gazed upon for one thousand days" ( text pp. 257-263 ) deal with the similar subject matter of finance and business; however, the tone is these stories differs. ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 7:32pm

design
1. Because they’re closer to the body than nightgowns, pajamas for children are considered to be A. less of a fire hazard than nightgowns. B. safer when stitched with cotton thread. C. very dangerous in brushed nylon fabric. D. extremely flammable in any fabric.(YES) 2. ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 5:03pm

business
Expand or reduce ? Mandy has a study for contracts at $50,000, of which %7,000 is variable cost of supplies. She is currently charging $20 per test She is thinking of lowering her price by 20% in hopes of rasiign current vol. of 10,000 tests by 15%. If she do, she expects her ...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 10:43am

business stat
1. Suppose quality control inspectors at the coffee house chain take a sample of 100 pieces of this chocolate product from an incoming shipment. They find a sample average of 60% cacao with a standard deviation of 8%. What is the standard error of the sampling distribution of ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 7:51pm

Math
If business manager deposits $30,000 in a savings account at the end of each year for twenty years what will be the value of her investment at a compound rate of 12 percent? and at 18 percent?
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 11:07am

Business
Thanks, Ms. Sue
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 10:01pm

business
Ms. Sue, Could you please give me a formula to determine budgetary variance model or give me a website to go to, in order understand this more clearly. Thanks PJ
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 9:52pm

business
I am having problems understanding cost variance model; Can you give me a simplyfied formula to determine budgetary variance models? I have an example.
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 9:16pm

business math
after completing his CFP, andre was excited about the prospects of working in retirement planning. If an individual put the equivalent of $50 per month, or $600annually into an ordinary annuity, how much money would accumulate in 20 years at 3% compounded annually?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 7:15pm

statistics
this is to mathmate...this is jimmy and you answered by questions on random sample and probability (better business bureau question)..i greatly appreciate your help but i do not understand part b and d answers..i am totally lost on this whole question
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 6:12pm

U.S. GOVERNMENT
1)Our federal bureaucracy takes care of the day-to-day business of our government. A) True B) False 2)There are 3 main elements of bureaucracy, which include a hierarchical structure with the president at the top, allowing for most employees to know how to do each other's ...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 1:43pm

economics
How does the expenditure approach calculate GDP? A. It adds up all the incomes in the economy. B. It adds up the value of four groups of final goods and services. C. It adds up the value of business goods and services. D. It adds up the value of consumer goods and services.
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 11:24am

Business Calculus
Determine the intervals where f(x)=e^-x^2/2 is increasing and decreasing
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 6:05pm

US History
1.Which of the following statements about Woodrow Wilson is true? A) He wanted to place strict government controls on corporations. B) He overturned discriminatory laws against African Americans. C) He advocated eliminating the income tax. D) He opposed reforms to the banking ...
Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at 11:58am

business
Can anyone tell me where i might be able to print a copy of a proposal for a small construction job. In my business class we need to bid on a job and I have been looking for sample proposal bid or a proposal where I can simply add the work that will be performed Thank you,
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 10:54pm

Business Finance
Why should we ever sell stock in our company, since we can lose control by doing so?
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 5:15pm

Music
1. How did the music business change in the early 1970s? 2. In what ways did rock music become more conservative in the 1970s? 3. Name three technological advances in sound or recording that helped change rock in the late 60s and early 1970s. 4. Name three new "styles&...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 2:40pm

Financial Accounting
Jane Doe of Creative Marketing was recording transactions into the accounting records to prepare financial statements for the bank in a loan application. Her expenses were higher than anticipated and she was concerned about the effects on net income. As she was recording $3,...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 12:56pm

Financial Accounting
Jane Doe of Creative Marketing was recording transactions into the accounting records to prepare financial statements for the bank in a loan application. Her expenses were higher than anticipated and she was concerned about the effects on net income. As she was recording $3,...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 12:50pm

math
You manage inventory for your company and use a continuous review inventory system to control reordering items for stock. Your company is open for business 310 days per year. One of your most important items experiences demand of 24 units per day, normally distributed with a ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 9:55am

College Algebra
Sandy is going on a business trip to Washington state. She has a 46 inch umbrella to pack since she will be there during rainy season. She plans to pack the umbrella in the diagonal of her suitcase, but she has to buy the suitcase first. The airline company will allow a ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 12:39am

Probability and Statistics
For questions 6 - 10 use the chi-squared distribution to test the hypothesis. 6) A restaurant owner wants to see if the business is good enough for him to purchase a restaurant. He asks the present owner for a breakdown of how many customers that come in for lunch each day and...
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 9:11pm

UOP RES 342
Use the numerical data from one of the data sets provided. · Develop one business research question from which you will formulate a research hypothesis that will test two or more populations. · Prepare a 250 word paper describing the results of a hypothesis test ...
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 10:04pm

business
a wholesaler or agent who markets products for companies wanting to do business abroad is called a a. licensing agent b. marketing agent c. foreign intermediary d. wholesaling agent
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 3:50pm

business
explain the transactional relationship between business and society
Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 7:43am

accounting
Partners Smith and Jones decide to close their business and share the profits equally. They sell the partnership's non-cash assets. The transactions for the sales are below: 1. The merchandise inventory, which cost $45,000, was sold for $38,000. 2. The office equipment, ...
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 10:50am

Business Law
Explain how the advent of computer usage created the need for new laws to protect privacy in the United States? This is what I have so far, I am not finding much information on this other than what is in my text book. The rapid advances in technology being experienced today ...
Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 3:29pm

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