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STATISTICS
the percentage rates of home ownership for 8 randomdomly selected states are listed below. Estimate the population variance and standard deviation for the percentage rate of home ownership with 99% confidence. 66.0 75.8 70.9 73.9 63.4 68.5 73.3 65.9
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 8:30pm

English
River Traffic The great rivers roll on their way to the sea. And young men and boys ride on flat-bottomed boats That carry great cargoes of lumber and wheat To farms and the markets in blistering heat In America’s South where the boats sell their loads. The crews leave ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 2:38pm

english
With in sentence should town also be capitalized? The town of Blair, Nebraska, is home to Dana College.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at 7:32am

Economics
A decrease in the income tax rate _Increases_____ the value of the multiplier? That was my answer. Increases?
Monday, April 15, 2013 at 5:30pm

math
Marty walks to school 4 days each week. The walk talks 15 minutes. How much time does it take marty to walk to school & home each week. Is this correct? 15×4=60 it takes him an hour each week
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 8:38pm

economics
Calculate the percentage return on the security if the payoff to the security in one year is $1,000, ... security in one year is $1,000, $1,500, $2,000, or $2,500.
Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 3:28pm

ECONOMICS
Economists often view life cycle variation in income as one form of transitory variation in income around people's lifetime or permanent, income. In this sense, how does your current income compare to your permanent income? Do you think your current income accurately ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
College students sometimes work as summer interns for private firms or for the government. Many of these positions pay very little or nothing. What is the opportunity cost of taking such a job? Explain why students might be willing to take such jobs. If you were to compare the...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
Imagine a firm that hires two types of workers: some with computer skills and some without. If technology advances so that computers become more useful to the firm, what happens to the marginal product of the two types of workers? What happens to equilibrium wages? Explain.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:42pm

ECONOMICS
There are two ways to protect your car from theft. The "club" makes it difficult for a car thief to take your car. Lojack makes it easier for the police to catch the car thief who has stolen it. Which of these types of protection conveys a negative externality on ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:41pm

ECONOMICS
Thirty years ago, the market for chicken was perfectly competitive. Then, Frank Perdue started marketing chicken under his own name. How do you suppose Perdue created a brand name for chicken? What did he gain from doing so? What did society gain from having brand name chicken...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:40pm

english
9-The colorful koi drift lazily in the pond,just below the water's surface. 10-These fish are a silent parade of reds and golds and oranges. 11-you can hear the sound of water as it passes over rocks on it's course through the gardens. 1-which sentence should be added ...
Saturday, April 13, 2013 at 10:36pm

home economics, life science, mathematics and tourism
What career is ther when taking those subjects
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:45pm

HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA - Writing Skills 1
1. Which of the following is correct in regard to the use of formal English? A. Formal English is used more frequently in speaking than in writing. B. In formal business correspondence, it's best keep the language impersonal. C. Contractions are considered acceptable in ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 4:25pm

economics
Suppose average movie attendance is 250 million tickets when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket. Other things being equal, the data imply that the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is: A. elastic, so the increase in price caused total ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 2:02pm

math
The tax rate on Harriet Walker's $80,000 vacation home is 20 mills. The property is assessed at full value. How much will Harriet Walker pay in taxes this year? A. $640 B. $440 C. $1,600 D. $2,000
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 1:53pm

economics
what are the charectaristics of perfect market
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:28am

real estate finance
A property sells for $125,000 and the homeowner has a mortgage balance in the amount of $65,000. The seller is to pay the buyer's expenses in the amount of $1,000. Seller and buyer agree to close on November 18, 2012. Seller's annual propert taxes are $2,200. The other...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:07am

Economics
What describes a tax that is assessed according to benifits received principle? a.) Thosew who recieve direct payment of the money tha tax generates are the people who pay the tax b.) Those who pay the tax recieve the benifits the tax provides. c.)One group recieves benefits ...
Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 10:56am

Economics
Hi, The demand for inflatable garden gnomes is given by P = 300 – 2Q, while the supply of is P= 100 + Q/2. How many garden gnomes are traded in equilibrium? I found the answer to be Q = 80. The related question was the one I had difficulty with: Suppose that the market ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 1:30am

ECONOMICS
Among perfect competition, monopolistic competition, oligopoly, and monopoly, how would you classify the markets for each of the following drinks ? Tap water Bottled water Cola Beer
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:34pm

GRAMMAR
WORD FORMATION.MY TEACHER GAVE ME A HOME WORK WITH STATES:FIND FIFTEEN WORDS ANS WRITE ITS ADVERB , VERB AND ADJECTIVE PLEASE GIVE ME A SITE WITH SOME OR HELP COME UP WITH SOME PPPPPPPPPPPPPPPPLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL​LLLEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAA​...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 8:58pm

english
Sam and John are building a new house in Florida. is it house or home?
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 8:40pm

home work
A framed picture has length 50 cm and width 40 cm . The picture itself has area 1344 cm^2. How far is it from the edge of the picture to the edge of the frame if thid didtance is uniform around the picture ?
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 1:04am

English (Check Please)
1. The speaker’s use of many exclamation points and imperative statements in “Beat! Beat! Drums!” helps readers feel the tone’s (Points : 3) humor. urgency. quiet calm. high spirits. 2. With what kind of life are the images in the second stanza of “...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:11pm

Economics
Use the concepts of marginal cost and marginal revenue to derive an optimal capital budget for Company X, which has identified 7 possible investment projects and determined its cost of capital as shown below. Table A: Alternative Projects, Required Investments, and Expected ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:58am

Economics
An investor desires to make an investment in bonds provided he realize 10% on his investment. How much can he afford to pay for a $10000 bond that pays 7% interest annually and will mature 20 years hence?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:37pm

home economics
what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 4:53am

epidemiology
In a study examining associations between level of education and response to the Philadelphia Public Health Department’s emergency messages to “shelter in place” (meaning stay in your home) following an accidental release of chemicals from the Sunoco refinery in...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 5:28pm

economics
the south African government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged. what are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:36am

Economics
Normally, higher interest rates in a country cause the ___ for that country's currency to increase as money flows to the higher interest rates. This depends on the perceived ___. For the first blank I have "demand", but I'm not sure about the second blank?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:44pm

Economics
Suppose you have $7,000 in savings when the price level index is at 100. A. If inflation pushes the price level up by 10 percent, what will be the real value of your savings? B. What is the real value of your savings if the price level declines by 10 percent?
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 3:03pm

economics
determine the relevance of taxation to Nigerian government. outline the difficulties encountered by tax collectors in nigeria.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:25am

economics
In your (imaginary) neighbourhood, the general consensus seems to be that 4 out of 5 cars are in good working order. The price for a good second-hand car is 2000$, while malfunctioning ones typically fetch 600$. (a) What is the expected value of a used car
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:03pm

Economics
What is the concept of the invisible hand?
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 8:53pm

Economics
A market failure is when markets do not bring about profit maximization?
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 10:39pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to A. availability of substitutes. B. relative importance. C. ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00pm

Economics
The price of cranberry juice suddenly increases. As a result, Glenda begins drinking more grape juice, which is less expensive, but tastes just as good to her. In this case, Glenda’s elastic demand is due to i think is a but im not sure
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 11:51am

bus235
An economics student would like to buy a mini-scooter, but she cannot afford one. Which of the following reasons explain why marketing fails to occur here?
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 8:50pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Mexico's Central Plateau is an important region because (1 point) it is a mountainous region where few people live, but minerals are mined. most of the country's people live there. it is a place where active volcanoes and earthquakes make life difficult. it has a ...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 7:49pm

Managerail Economics
After Iraq invaded Kuwait gasoline prices rose dramatically – up to 50%. These were many effects of the increased price of gasoline. Explain the following effects in terms of the income effect, or the substitution effect, or both effects. a)People drove less and purchased...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 10:46am

real estate finance
Evan is borrowing $130,000 to buy a home priced at $144,500, and wants to do a permanent buy-down on his interest rate. His loan officer informs him the buy-down will cost 3 1/2 points to reduce his rate from 5 1/2% to 5%. How much will Evan have to pay at closing to do the ...
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 2:44pm

Economics
How would a decision by the owners of the copper smelters to operate each smelter longer than has been the practice in the past affect the elasticity of demand for labour in the copper industry?
Friday, March 29, 2013 at 6:39am

ECONOMICS
Singer Taylor Swift has a monopoly over a scarce resource: herself. She is the only person who can produce a Taylor Swift concert. Does this fact imply that the government should regulate the prices of her concerts? Why or why not?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 10:53pm

Physics
Every once in a while a bird will get hit by a baseball during a baseball game. The longest home runs in baseball land about 500 feet (which is 152.4 meters) from home plate. If these balls leave the bat at a 45 degree angle to maximize their distance, what is the minimum safe...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:55pm

Englisj
1. Which of the following is NOT an example of persuasive writing? a position paper from an elected official a college admissions essay a movie review *a summary of a textbook reading assessment 2. Identify the following as a fact or an opinion: “Video games are too ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 1:47pm

Math
Hiro went to the store after school to pick up groceries. His list said he needed to pick up one jug of milk, one loaf of bread, one dozen eggs and one package of cookies. Milk comes in 1%, 2% and 3.25% varieties. Bread comes in white and 100% whole wheat. Eggs come in small, ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:47am

economics
Keogh and Ira plans allow people to do sll the following except
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 3:38am

History
which native american tribes called New Mexico their home?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 7:49pm

Math
Hiro went to the store after school to pick up groceries. His list said he needed to pick up one jug of milk, one loaf of bread, one dozen eggs and one package of cookies. Milk comes in 1%, 2% and 3.25% varieties. Bread comes in white and 100% whole wheat. Eggs come in small, ...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:43am

tourism,geography,economics and math literacy
What career can I do with geography,economics,tourism and math literacy
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 8:45am

economics
Is your consumer behavior influenced by advertising or the news? Discuss one or two examples of media that have influenced your desires or affected your consumer choices
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:21am

economics
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?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:05am

Economics
I need to write an essay titled " How are we all economists?" and I was wondering if you guys could give me some ideas on how to start it. Bulletpoints would be the most helpful.
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 9:59am

home work
The ball is throw in to the air . If its height in feet is given by - 16t^2 + 64t, at what time t will the ball reach a height of 64 feet?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 1:23am

economics
Maria can read 20 pages of economics in an hour. She can also read 50 pages of sociology in an hour. She spends 5 hours per day studying. a. Draw Maria's production possibilities frontier for reading economics and sociology. b. What is Maria's oppurtunity cost of ...
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:17pm

Literacy
Which search engine would be best to use when you want to know if your library carries a particular journal? A. Google Scholar B. Worldcat C. Webarchive D. All the Web my answer is a 2. Which of the following sets of Library of Congress call numbers is in the correct order? A...
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 2:36am

chemistry
(a) Consider the gaseous molecule BN-. At home, construct the molecular orbital diagram that is consistent with the known order of filling of molecular orbitals in the second period and with BN- being stable and paramagnetic. What is the bond order of BN-? (c) What ion of BN ...
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 3:55pm

psychology
2. Last week, Roger suddenly quit his job. He told his family he had decided to learn carpentry. He purchased a truckload of wood and nails, which now sits in his driveway because he changed his mind and decided to enroll in a school for massage therapy. The school confirms ...
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 9:21am

statistics
The standard score for hours spent online at home for minnesotan was 3.00 approximately how many hours do minnsotan adults spend online at home? Show your work and round all cuclulation to the tenth
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 8:21pm

economics
demand funtion for a commodity is=12-3p.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:14pm

social studies
what nation is home to the gonges and indus river
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 7:18pm

Ethos and Pathos
Hi, I need help with a paper I wrote on an analysis of an advertisement. This is the ad i analysed facebook.cm/video/video.php?v=1761102291​25188 Could someone please tell me the Ethos and Pathos for this ad ? My ethos was - The text embellishes character by aiming at ...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:06am

economics
what is franchise monopoly?
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 10:13am

transport economics
how to analyse ITP
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 4:51am

Stats
1. The question asks to choose a data point in our graph (we chose 476,44) of median home prices (x) and percentage of students who scored Advanced on math MCAS (y). We have to find the residual. I'm confused because the equation I was given is e=y-yhat I know one is the ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:10pm

home economics
Janet Home went to Citizen Bank. She borrowed $7,000 at a rate of 8 percent. The date of the loan was September 20. Janet hoped to repay the loan on January 20. Assuming the loan is based on ordinary interest, Janet will pay back interest on January 20:
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 8:49pm

economics
what are mandatory and discretionary spending?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:11pm

Math-statistics
During the 2000 season, the home team won 138 of the 240 regular season National Football League games. Is this strong evidence of a home field advantage in professional football? Test an appropriate hypothesis and state your conclusion. Be sure the appropriate assumptions and...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:33am

art
Analyse a work of art for example Jacob Lawrence "GOING HOME" to describe how he used both elements of art and principles of design to create a strong composition.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:28am

writing english
Hi, I need help with a paper I wrote on an analysis of an advertisement. This is the ad i analysed facebook.cm/video/video.php?v=1761102291​25188 Could someone please tell me the Ethos and Pathos for this ad ? My ethos was - The text embellishes character by aiming at ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:41pm

economics
Bob's lawn mowing service is a profit-maximizing competitive firm. Bob mows lawns for $27.00 each. His total cost each day is $280 , of which $30 is a fixed cost. He mows 10 lawns a day. What can you say about Bob's short-run decision regarding shut-down and long-run ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:09pm

Economics
. How could free Media Player software (either bundled or downloaded with windows) possibly harm consumers?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:33pm

Stats
1. The question asks to choose a data point in our graph (we chose 476,44) of median home prices (x) and percentage of students who scored Advanced on math MCAS (y). We have to find the residual. I'm confused because the equation I was given is e=y-yhat I know one is the ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:07pm

Economics
Protecting intellectual property rights can result in new inventions that help the economy to grow. True False
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:38am

Economics
Assume that the average income of an artist is $40,000 per year and that C=0.75Y^P. Further assume that in a good year the artist earns $50,000 and that in a bad year she earns $30,000. 1)Calculate the artist's average propensity to consume on average, in a good year and ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 12:50am

Lang. Arts
Of the following things that Martin says or does, which best illustrates the theme of the story? A.Martin brings his friends home to meet his grandfather. B.Martin goes to the reservation to replace the sacred sage. C.Martin is nervous about receiving the medicine bag. D....
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:58pm

Lang. Arts
2. Read the following passage from “The Medicine Bag.” But after they left, Mom said, “No more visitors for a while, Martin. Grandpa won’t admit it, but his strength hasn’t returned. He likes having company, but it tires him” That evening, Grandpa...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:55pm

Economics
Suppose two passengers end up with a reservation to Los Angeles. Two alternatives are proposed: a. Toss a coin b. Sell the ticket to the highest bidder Compare the two options from the standpoint of efficiency and equity.
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 10:32am

math
if i drive home with a speed of 60km/h,I will arrive an hour ealier than expected.If i drive 40km/h then i will arrive an hour later than expected.At what speed should i travel in order to arrive BANG on time?
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 7:06am

ECONOMICS
Suppose your college charges you separately for tuition and for room and board. What is a cost of attending college that is not an opportunity cost? What is an explicit opportunity cost of attending college? What is an implicit opportunity cost of attending college?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
Name two types of market failure (with examples). Explain why each may cause market outcomes to be inefficient
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:44pm

ECONOMICS
A senator wants to raise tax revenues and make workers better off. A staff member proposes raising the payroll tax paid by firms and using part of the extra revenues to reduce the payroll tax paid by workers. Would this strategy achieve the senator's goal? Explain.
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:42pm

economics
quantity total cost what's the marginal cost? 0 8 2 9 4 10 6 11 8 13 10 19 12 27 14 37
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 10:30pm

PLEASE HELP. LANGUAGE ARTS.
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:55am

economics
Examples of structural unemployment
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:22am

Economics
How do I figure out the principal in the equation principal X rate X time? I am borrowing $255,920.00 which is the total amount of the home ($319,900.00) minus $63,980.00 (20%I put down). I am trying to figure out what my monthly payment on the loan which willneed to be paid ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 11:04am

economics
what is structural unemployment?
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 9:58am

economics
. If 96% of Chinese couples have one child (which is female 50% of the time), and the remaining 4% of Chinese couples engage in sex-selective abortion until they have a male child, what is the ratio of females per 100 males among the children (to the nearest whole number)? ...
Friday, March 15, 2013 at 6:32am

Language Arts
I will give the questions and my answers. Someone check it please. Read the passage below and answer the questions that follow. To the Top “Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.” -Samuel Johnson Have you ever wanted to give up on something ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

fractions
Annie walked her dog 2 1/4 miles from her house to the dog park and 3/7/8 miles around the park.Then she walked the same distance home.How many miles did she walk in all?
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 5:09pm

math
A person purchased a $250000 home 5 years ago. he paid 20% down and signed a 30-year mortgage at 6% compounded monthly. what is the unpaid balance of the loan (now that 5 years are gone). i need answer with explanation
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 4:26pm

Language Arts
I have the sentence...When I get home from school,I'm going to take a nap. I am supposed to underline the subjects and verbs. I know in the first part the subject is I and the verb is get. On the second part the subject is I. I'm not sure on the verb though. Is it am ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 6:06pm

Economics
I am doing a housing project for econimics class. I am buying a house that costs $319,900.00. I have to put 20% down which is $63,980.00. This is so I dont have to pay PMI. How much do I have to borrow?
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 1:10pm

Physics
Every once in a while a bird will get hit by a baseball during a baseball game. The longest home runs in baseball land about 500 feet (which is 152.4 meters) from home plate. If these balls leave the bat at a 45 degree angle to maximize their distance, what is the minimum safe...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 10:18pm

Managerial Economics
Consider the Linear demand function Q = 20 - 0.5P c- Using calculus, find the level of output, Qrmax, where total revenue reaches its maximum value. What price Prmx maximizes total revenue? What is the value of TR at this maximum point. d- Write the equation for marginal ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 9:37pm

QSO 510
Problem 2 Build-Rite construction has received favorable publicity from guest appearances on a public TV home improvement program. Public TV programming decisions seem to be unpredictable, so Build –Rite cannot estimate the probability of continued benefits from it ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:19pm

math
The bases on a baseball diamond are 90 feet apart. How far is it from home plate to second base? Please explain
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 6:52pm

Language Arts
Not sure between 2 answers on the question below. What is the BEST way to write this sentence correctly? "David went to the store and bought some bread then he took the long way home." a. David went to the store and bought some bread. Then he took the long way home. ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 5:13pm

business math
Janet Home went to Citizens Bank. She borrowed $7,000 at a rate of 8 percent. The date of the loan was Sept 20. Janet hoped to repay the loan on Jan.20. Assuming the loan is based on ordinary interest, Janet will pay back interest on Jan.20 is?
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 4:04pm

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