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Economics
A person is willing to pay $50 per visit for physical therapy, but she pays $35 per visit. This person receives a consumer surplus of $85 per visit.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:21pm

Math
The population of New York doubles during the workday. At the end of the workday, the population decreases by half. If the population in New York City is roughly 4,000,000 people before rush hour, and the morning rush hour lasts 3 hours, what would be the population if the ...
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 9:54pm

Geometry
To get the distance, use the distance formula: d = sqrt((x2 - x1)^2 + (y2 - y1)^2) Assuming the point where the home lies is at the origin (0,0), thus the beach lies at (120, -30). Substituting, d = sqrt((120 - 0)^2 + (-30 - 0)^2) d = sqrt(14400 + 900) d = sqrt(15300) d = 123....
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 10:28pm

Geometry
A family vacationed at a beach 120 mi east and 30 mi south of their home. Find the distance and the direction from their home to the beach.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 9:54pm

Economics
http://www.edf.org/climate/how-cap-and-t​rade-works
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:33pm

Economics
Could you please elaborate on Cap and Trade? How could we use it for companies to limit their air pollutants?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:24pm

MATH
Bob drove to the store( a distance fo 10.5) miles at ana average speed of 35 mile per hours. On the way home, he got stuck in traffic, and he only averaged 15 miles per hour along the same route. What was his average speed for the round trip ?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 7:33pm

economics
early ads here, they didn't post http://tobacco.stanford.edu/tobacco_main​/images.php?token2=fm_st042.php&token1=f​m_img1055.php&theme_file=fm_mt013.php&th​eme_name=Women%27s%20Cigarettes&subtheme​_name=Marlboro
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 1:48pm

economics
I am always reminded of Marlboro cigarettes. Early days: for independent women. Look at all picture icons of ads. Sales were dismal. Later days: https://www.google.com/search?q=Marlboro​+cigarettes+advertising+men&client=firef​ox-a&hs=JJ6&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:...
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 1:46pm

economics
Discuss the role of advertising in product differentiation and the intent of advertising in altering the firm’s demand curve.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:10pm

Economics - History
High supply, therefore low prices.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:19am

Economics - History
For each event explain how the event would affect price, supply and demand of the product listed: Two days before Thanksgiving the market has many unsold turkeys. Drought forces ranchers to rush their cattle to market.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:25am

Polynomials check my answer please
I need help bad i been doing this homework since i got home at 4:00 and am stuck on this problem. X -1 : X-2 =sum (x+1)+(x-2)=(x+x+1-2) diff (x+1)-(x-2)=(x-x-1-2) Product (x-1)(x-2)=(x^2-1)
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:57pm

Home School. PLEASE HELP ME!!
Pennfoster exam 026033 1A-2C-3C-4A-5C-6A-7B-8C-9A-10C-11D-12B-1​3A-14A-15B-16C-17C-18B-19C-20A
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:36am

Introduction to Occupational Thearpy
4. Homemaking activities would fall under which one of the following AdL A. work B. self-care C. recreation D. home maintenance (My Answer is A)
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:25am

Math
Mickey lives 35 miles away from his grandparents'home.His aunt Roz lives 24 miles farther than his grandparents.How far does Mickey live from his aunt Roz?
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 6:11pm

Economics
ok, got it, can you explain the other questions too? thanks a lot
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 9:57pm

Economics
ok, got it, can you explain the other questions too? thanks a lot
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 9:22pm

Economics
All of these questions ask about your experiences. The first question asks what big thing you have bought. Why did you buy it? Did you borrow money to buy it? Or did you save money to buy it?
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:52pm

Economics
Can you give me the answers to these questions? I don't know English well so I'm getting confused with the questions
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:16pm

Economics
How would you like us to help you with this assignment???
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:36pm

Economics
1) Give an example of a fairly major purchasing decision you've made in your lifetime. How did you justify the purchase? How did you prepare for it financially once you decided to make the purchase? 2) What aspects of your decision-making process fit the description of a ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:24pm

home economics
Please see the Related Questions below.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 3:04pm

MGT 496 Research Project I
You may have to search and research, but once you learn some good sources and methods, you should have success. In addition to searching on the Internet, you also need to make best friends with the reference librarian(s) in your local or college library. Libraries these days ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:52pm

home economics
list and discuss the branches of home economic
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:16pm

Social Studies
According to the law of demand, low prices serve mostly as a ________ for buyers. a) supply b) reward c) substitute d) penalty Is it b? In economics, what is a substitute? a) a good or service that is more expensive than the one the buyer first wanted b) a good or service that...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 10:32am

News
The story is significant because it points out the need for adequate insurance. The impact is that many homeowners may now add flood insurance to their home owners' policy.
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:44pm

math
Mr Ernst leaves home at noon, traveling at 50 mph. His loving wife leaves at 1 pm with a briefcase that Mr. Ernst forgot. How fast must his wife drive to catch him by 5 pm?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:03pm

statistics
Based on published real estate research, 65% of homes for sale have garages, 20% have swimming pools, and 18% have both features. i. Given that a home for sale has a garage, what’s the probability that it also has a pool
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 6:08pm

romanticism
which of the following would most likely be an appealing topic for an american romantic writer? a description of how to hold a seance a factual account of a man who dies while building his frontier home a journal article the nature of being an american a story of a tormented ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 6:02pm

statistics
You and your friend decide to get your cars inspected. You are informed that 70% of cars pass inspection. If the event of your car’s passing is independent of your friend’s car: iii. What is the probability that both of the cars pass inspection (6 points)? a. 60% b. ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 5:32pm

Latin
You're probably up through first and second declensions, right? Adjectives will match the endings on the nouns they modify. 1st decl = http://econrad.net/latin/ln1.html 2nd decl = http://econrad.net/latin/ln2.html First declension endings on adjectives -- always feminine: ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 4:58pm

FIN
Question 2 Archer Daniels Midland Company is considering buying a new farm that it plans to operate for 10 years. The farm will require an initial investment of $12.00 million. This investment will consist of $2.00 million for land and $10.00 million for trucks and other ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:53am

Finance
Question 2 Archer Daniels Midland Company is considering buying a new farm that it plans to operate for 10 years. The farm will require an initial investment of $12.00 million. This investment will consist of $2.00 million for land and $10.00 million for trucks and other ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:52am

economics
where the hell is the solution?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 11:39pm

economics
Lucy
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 11:13pm

social studies
Culture: "a particular society that has its own beliefs, ways of life, art, etc." http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionar​y/culture http://examples.yourdictionary.com/examp​les/examples-of-culture.html http://www.cicb.net/en/home/examples
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 5:45pm

Economics/Business
Our large companies seem to be largely run by hired managers who work for salaries and who are not owner-entrepreneurs. How then do we get the profit motive into large companies?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 8:42am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
The United States and its allies are concerned about terrorism because these countries have been subjected to terrorism, both at home and abroad. Terrorism also endangers the citizens of these nations.
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 9:55pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). On the morning of September 11th, 2001, an Arab terrorists group known as al-Qaeda and their leader, Osama bin Laden, are believed to be responsible for hijacking four airliners. They crashed two planes into the World Trade Center towers and one into the Pentagon, the U.S...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 9:07pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What happened in the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, and who was believed to be responsible? 2). How did the United States respond to the attacks? My answers to these questions are the following: 1). On the morning of September 11th, 2001, ...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8:52pm

Economics
Who has an unlimited checking account with the US Treasurer that enables them to write all the checks they want without regard to having funds in the bank?
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8:59am

Finance
Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 91 percent as high if the price is raised 18 percent. Chip’s variable cost ...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12:20pm

College algebra
Allison drove home at 58 mph, but her brother Austin, who left at the same time, could drive at only 40 mph. When Allison arrived, Austin still had 108 miles to go. How far did Allison drive?
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12:05am

Geometry
Kristen lives directly east of the park. The football field is directly south of the park. The library sits on the line formed between Kristen’s home and the football field at the exact point where an altitude to the right triangle formed by her home, the park, and the ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:35pm

Psych-Ms Sue
Could you check my answers? Thanks. 1.Studies show that there are no significant differences between mother child play and father child play with infants under 12 months of age? True, because they are too young to tell. 2. In home day care is always preferable to out of home ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 7:51pm

Social Studies
What is one benefit of trade? Prices go up for luxury goods from abroad. People have access to more goods and services. Workers may make goods to be sold in other countries Consumers can choose to buy goods made closer to home Is it the third one?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:46am

Propoganda: Geo8
According to propaganda, what would happen for women who aided the war effort? I know it isnt that they would help their sons come home. is it that they would earn more rights?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 7:11pm

math
Can you please show the work I'm doing home work
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 5:10pm

Social Studies
Which sentence best tells the effect of scarcity on economics? A. Scarcity shapes decisions about how to distribute goods. B. Because resources are scarce consumers buy fewer goods. C. Scarcity makes people work harder to make more money. D. The existence of scarce resources ...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:47pm

Home Economics
What are the names of cookery terms applied to conduction, convection and radiation?
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:39pm

Latin 1 Infinitives
http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index​.cfm?fuseaction=home.gotoWebCode&wcprefi​x=jfd&wcsuffix=0005
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:27pm

economics
You are the manager of a firm that receives revenues of $40,000 per year from product X and $90,000 per year from product Y. The own price elasticity of demand for product X is -1.5, and the cross-price elasticity of demand between product Y and X is -1.8. How much will your ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 2:07pm

economics
100
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 6:07pm

Math
How do you do it?- Income tax, social security, and union dues are deducted from Paul Rawling's earnings. His grss pay (total earnings) is $440 per week. If 1/4 of his pay is deducted, what is Mr. Rawling's net pay (take-home pay)?
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 5:22pm

physics
A commuting student leaves home and drives to school at an average speed of 42.0 km/h. After 20.0 min he realizes that he has forgotten his homework and returns home to get it at the same average speed. It takes 7.0 min to find the report, after which the trip to school 42.0 ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 4:22pm

math
If I sold a home for $200,000 after living in it for 13 years and I had $166,000 costs in it, including cost of construction and real estate fees what interest rate did I earn on the property? ... Just simple figure not counting cost of living changes, etc.
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 10:58am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Are you home schooled?
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 10:45pm

math
Fran Mallory is married, claims five withholding allowances, and earns $3,500 (gross) per month. In addition to Federal income tax (FIT), social security, and Medicare withholding, Fran pays 2.1% state income tax, and ½% for state disability insurance (both based on her...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 8:39pm

physics
In a game against the White Sox, baseball pitcher Nolan Ryan threw a pitch measured at 34.4 m/s. If it was 18.4 m from Nolan's position on the pitcher's mound to home plate, how long did it take the ball to get to the batter waiting at home plate? Treat the ball's ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 5:57pm

economics
2. Labor market for university professors when college enrollment expand
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 8:24pm

World History
Yes, 1, 3, 7, and 8 are false. 2. Ancient Egypt was relatively stable for over 3,000 years. 5. http://www.ancientegypt.co.uk/pyramids/h​ome.html
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 7:33pm

Social Studies
A shopper choosing a new oven for his home would likely make a decision based on a scarcity of which of the following? a) money b) time c) stores d) space I think it is d.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:18pm

social studies
1. Explain two ways in which sectionalism caused conflict or tension in the United States during the early 1800s. Then explain how sectionalism affects economics and politics in the United States today. 2. which was more of a priority in presindents lincolns reconstruction ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 3:33pm

Algebra
Allison drove home at 68 mph but her brother who left at the same time could only drive at 54 mph. When Allison arived, her brother still had 84 miles to go. How far did Allison drive?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 1:52pm

Health
In the 1950s, we didn't have medical insurance. I don't think anyone did! My parents bought accident insurance each school year for my brother and me, but that was about it. I had a tonsillectomy when I was about 6, and my mother told me the doctor did the surgery in ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 8:12am

physics
a man leaves the garrage in his house and drives to a neigbouring town which is twenty kilometres away from his house on sight-seeing. he returns home to his garrag two hours after. what is his average velocity from in home in km/h?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 5:27pm

Math
4 accounting majors, 2 economics majors and 3 marketing majors have an interview for5 different positions with a large company. Find the number of dfferent ways that 5 of these could be hired. 4 accounting majors must be hired first then the final position may be chosen from ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 9:18pm

Economics
1. Illustrate the following using demand and supply graphs. a) The market price of a basic digital cell phone fell due to increased production. b) In 2002, unusually bad weather caused a reduction in the cranberry harvest causing the prices to increase from $22 to $25 for a ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:44pm

psychology
Nonperiodical Web Document, Web Page, or Report List as much of the following information as possible (you sometimes have to hunt around to find the information; don't be lazy. If there is a page like http://www.somesite.com/somepage.htm, and somepage.htm doesn't have ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 10:16am

physics
what is your question on this. at each base, average velociy is DISPLSCEMENT from home plate divided by time.
Friday, August 30, 2013 at 7:11pm

economics
Tiffanie -- if you expect help from Jiskha tutors, please post entire problems -- not just bits and pieces.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:37pm

economics
I'm not. Are we missing some of this story?
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:36pm

economics
explain how and why this affects the quantity of ice cream cones demanded by consumers.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:35pm

economics
explain why you are willing to supply the most bicycles at the highest price.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:32pm

English
http://www.uncp.edu/home/canada/work/all​am/general/glossary.htm
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 4:58pm

budgeting
Emilio is employed as full-time mechanic in the service department of an auto dealer. In his spare time, he draws political cartoons and sells them to the weekly newspaper in his home town. He is paid $35 for each cartoon, which amounts to an additional $1,820. The newspaper ...
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 12:38pm

home economics
http://www.ehow.com/list_6395015_differe​nt-facets-home-economics.html
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 5:46pm

home economics
pls i need the three main branches of home economics and explain one
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 5:43pm

Grammer Please hurry please
Identify the words that correctly complete the following sentence. If none of the choices are correct, choose "none of the above." In a sentence with a compound verb, each verb (Points : 1) may have a different subject must have the same subject may not have helping ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 12:57pm

home economics
Added to what?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 4:34pm

home economics
is the any welfare or subsidy payment that should be reviewed or added?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 4:33pm

Economics
Polluting is cheaper than properly disposing of the polluting materials.
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 10:12pm

Economics
Under what conditions?
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 9:58pm

Economics
Judging from these articles, the answer is probably "yes." http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#fp=54b78a9b0d3b5366&q=water+pollut​ion+fines
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 9:51pm

Economics
Suppose we established a $10,000 fine for water pollution. Would some companies still find that polluting was economical?
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 9:39pm

economics
explain about administered pricing policy.
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 2:09am

home economics
Is this a question?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 4:08pm

home economics
what does the South African government not providing enough welfare or subside to the poor under priviledged
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 4:05pm

American Goverment
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was NOT _____. the location the 1787 Constitutional Convention. the city where the Declaration of Independence was signed the childhood home of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams an important city in colonial America 22. For the first eleven years of ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:27pm

Latin Practice
Those are fine. http://www.phschool.com/webcodes10/index​.cfm?fuseaction=home.gotoWebCode&wcprefi​x=jfk&wcsuffix=1000 Is this your text? What lessons have you completed?
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 10:30am

Finance
1. Briarcrest Condiments is a spice-making firm. Recently, it developed a new process for producing spices. The process requires new machinery that would cost $2,218,246. have a life of five years, and would produce the cash flows shown in the following table. Year Cash Flow 1...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:41pm

Finance
Can you show me how to solve these problems? PLEASE!!! I can't figure out how to solve these. :-( 1.Briarcrest Condiments is a spice-making firm. Recently, it developed a new process for producing spices. The process requires new machinery that would cost $1,953,490. have ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 3:19pm

Managerial Economics
Can someone please help me solve this equation: Qs=1,050 and Qd=2000-2.5P. Solve for the equilibrium price 'P'
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 11:28am

home work
Count them. 246 has 3 digits 1,677,439 has 7 digits
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:13am

home work
how i know the number of digits in each number
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 2:41am

home inesurace
thanks u for help me
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 9:22pm

English
1. What is the name for the head of an orphanage? 2. What is the name for the head of an nursery school? 3. What is the name for the head of a day-care center? 4. What is the name for the head of a senior center? 5. What is the name for the head of a nursing home? (Which one ...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 9:29pm

ECONOMICS
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#fp=f45a2b3d063d39e5&q=Sourth+Afric​a+tourism+crime+obstacles
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:57pm

ECONOMICS
PLEASE HELP ME I NEED THIS ASAP The question is -tourism has the potential to increase employment opportunities and real income per capita. however ,crime is a major inhibiting factor in the growth of this industry.- discuss tourism as a factor facing obstacles towards ...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:46pm

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