# Home Economics

## Recent Questions

Math
On their vacation, the Li family traveled from their home to a resort in the mountains. The odometer in their car read 35286.9 miles when they started and 35514.2 miles when they returned home. What was the distance from their home to the resort?

"The steady wash of the waves, the bobbing and swaying of the ship, the creak and groan of timbers, all told me the Seahawk was plowing toward home...Nervously,I glanced over my shoulder through the steerage cabin...I had neglected to consider something about the voices I had ...

Economics
VERY HARD PLEASE HELP Kristin lives in Alaska. Ben lives in Rhode Island. They each drive a car with a 12-gallon fuel tank. When Kristin fills her empty gas tank in Alaska, she has to pay a federal gasoline tax of \$.18 (or 18 cents) per gallon, plus a state gas tax of 8 cents...

Economics
Mallory's total income last year was \$24,000, but she could deduct \$12,000 for various reasons. Her taxable income equals the amount left over after deductions. If she had to pay 15 percent of her taxable income in federal income tax, which you can calculate by multiplying her...

Economics
4. Cecelia is an avid art collector who owns many original works of art. Recently, she decided to sell an oil painting by Norman Rockwell. The buyer paid \$500,000 for the painting. Since Cecelia had paid just \$350,000 for the painting, she made a profit, or capital gain, on ...

Economics
David lives in Manhattan, where the combined state/local sales tax is 8.375 percent. David just purchased a digital camera that was priced at \$800. Determine the sales tax he paid by calculating 8.375 percent of \$800 (multiply by 0.08375). How much sales tax did he pay? Could ...

Economics
The assessed value of Patty's residential property was \$200,000 in 2004. In 2006, the assessed value increased to \$225,000. The property tax rate in both years was 1.2 percent. Patty earned \$60,000 each year. Determine Patty’s property taxes for 2004 by calculating 1.2 ...

What career can I study if I am doing this subject: Mathamatical literacy ,Accounting , Economics And Business studies anyone who can help?

statistics
A credit card company estimates that the average credit card balance of Americans is \$3,210. A statistics student wants to know whether this is true for citizens of her home town. Which hypothesis test would be most appropriate for addressing this question? One sample z-test ...

You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, but your last general understands Indian fighting. The ...

Maths lit, geography, economics and cat
I need to know which career can i ff with this subjects? i passed my matric with bachelor last year i gained 33 points plz help me.

In the winter of 1976, when I was only four years old, my family moved into a modest home in a growing Greenville neighborhood. Upon a slope on one side of the house, stood a dozen tree sprigs looking rather bald and barren. By springtime, however, the little trees began ...

Hello, can someone check my english answers? The story: You have taken me prisoner with all my warriors. I am much grieved, for I expected, if I did not defeat you, to hold out much longer, and give you more trouble before I surrendered. I tried hard to bring you into ambush, ...

soc stu
which of these states a basic economic question? a) what job is best? b) how much should this item cost? c) what goods should be produced d) why should people learn about economics? I think C or A

Computer Science
You try to run the CHKDSK utility from a command prompt but you keep getting an error message that you need to run it in Elevated Mode. How do you correct this? Reboot the computer in SAFE Mode and then run CHKDSK from a command prompt. Open command prompt from the Windows ...

english confused
ive read this story over five times and still don't really get the meaning of bia's dream help plzz RED MESA, Arizona (Achieve3000, July 21, 2007). Although she grew up as a Diné, the term Navajo members use to describe their nation, young Andrethia Bia measured her success ...

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!!!!!
A case in which a group or individual claims that another group or individual has done them wrong is called a(n) (1 point) trial case. civil case. criminal case. appellate case.*** Which court has jurisdiction over death penalty cases in Georgia? (1 point) state court juvenile...

english
Fire from the Rock is a great book that I would definitely recommend to others. It is set in 1957 Little Rock, Arkansas, a city boiling over racial segregation. Black and white youths are hot blooded and hot tempered, and many adults fan these flames of anger and violence. The...

economics
4) From October 1994 to march 1995, the price of cotton increased from \$0.65 to over \$1 per pound, the highest level since civil war. According to business week, ‘supplies have dwindled because of poor crops in china, india, and Pakistan. At the same time, consumers, ...

Economics
What is the law of demand and dimishing marginal approach

laws/georgia
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

Math Ms.Sue (ASAP)
Which situation could you graph without connecting the points? the height of a hot air balloon as it climbs the amount of electricity used by a refrigerator over time the distance you are from home as you ride your bicycle to a city pool the amount of money in a cash drawer ...

Early childhood education
Consider these two sentences from Michaela: A) Age 4 years: "I miss you, Nana!" (spoken over the phone to her grandmother who had returned home after a visit). B) Age 4 years, 6 months: "I'm going to miss you, Nana" (spoken in person to her grandmother who was preparing to ...

Economics
How do you accelerate economic growth in China? What policies in Switzerland could potentially help China's economy, which would in turn help Switzerland's?

using skills
Which is inappropriate as a section of the parent newsletter? A. Suggestions for supportive home activities B. The problems of individual children C. Special field trips and other special activities D. Math and science units that are currently being experienced my answer is b.

Quick english check
Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of these questions. I'm on the story of "Sally" in house on mango street! 1. In the following sentence, what is the best definition for the word suede mean? ​My mother says to wear black so young is dangerous, but I want to buy shoes...

using skills
All of the following describe home learning experiences except A. provision for drill and practice. B. time for exploration and discovery. C. an emphasis on play. D. parents who are positive and enthusiastic models. my answer is a.

Compare and contrast the two different versions of the story of the Great Chicago Fire. How does the format of each passage allow the author to add details and information to support his/her purpose? Excerpt 1: Fannie Belle Becker (later Fanny Dement), ten at the time of the ...

Art
Engineering Empires 1) Which statement best describes the differences between architectural developments in Russian and Inca culture? :Russian architecture used few expensive materials; Inca architecture used plenty of gold. :Russian architecture was built to withstand ...

curriculum development
_____ allows teachers to concentrate on the needs of each child. a. record keeping b. having parent teacher conferences c. taking photographs d.sending home report cards I chose A

curriculum development
the large windows , airy ceilings and pale woodwork in the Reggio Emilia classroom help to: a.create a feeling of home b.soothe the childrens without distraction of brigh colors c.lessen the distiction between outdoor and indoors d.reduce the cost to the student I choose C

Lititure
1. In the poems in this collection, who faces life with the most hopefulness and self-confidence? (1 point) the speaker in “Life Doesn’t Frighten Me” the speaker in “A Dream Within a Dream” the Oysters in “The Walrus and the Carpenter” the Walrus in “The Walrus...

english
Alberto's New Neighbors Alberto took one look at his new neighbours and knew that his life was going to get more difficult. He watched them arrive in their big, noisy car and watched them get out. There they were, two of them, as big and as noisy as their car, and smelly1 and...

L.A
Read the following stage directions and dialouge from billy Elliot: [Billy suddenly sees DAD and freezes. His reaction puzzles Mrs. Wilkinson for a second. The music comes to a standstill. Mrs. Wilkinson turns to see Dad.] DAD: You.Out.Now What do these directions and dialouge...

English
To Mr. Reed who had previously answered my question on realism in A Raisin In the Sun and told me to to write about Travis sleeping on the couch , thank you but I need to write realism in Acts 1, 2, 3 and since you thought that only the second one was wrong and isn't realism...

Chem Dr. Bob Plz
Dr. Bob, I just did a home lab with citric acid and sodium bicarbonate and had to put them in cups and measure before and after.. I put 1.02g of sodium bicarbonate in a cup with water and stirrer (54.66g) then added .77g of citric acid and supposed to add up total mass (56.45g...

economics
The production function for our Production is Q = 25L - 0.05L^2; where Q is output and L is man-hours. What level of man-hours will maximize total output?

ss
1. Which of the following are accurate statements regarding the origins of county government? (1 point) County seats served as social and economic hubs. County governments gave rural Georgians a voice in the legislature. The county seat contained the courthouse. all of the ...

Writing Skills Part 4
1.When creating a writing plan,which of the following should come first? *A.Material that will capture the reader's interest B.The first section of the body of the essay C.A brief summary of the conclusion 2.Which two things must be accomplished by the introduction if the ...

Social Studies
10.Which Piece Of Evidence Supports a Loosening of Islamic Tradition In saudi Arabia? A)The Hijab B) Five Pillars C)Women Politicians D)Prayer Outside The home I Say B) Five pillars

Economics
1. How does the current anti-corruption movement in China affect relatively tax free countries(ex. monocao, switerland etc.)? 2. EU relation with China

Economics
What are the conditions of China's economy in transition these past few years? How does it benefit(or harm) the country Switzerland? If it benefits Switzerland, how will Switzerland's IMF(international monetary fund)be affected or act towards it? And if it harms Switzerland, ...

Language Arts
Thomas: Come on, Patrick you'll have fun. You'll learn alot, and you'll be helping a family have a home that they otherwise couldn't afford. Patrick: I don't know, Thomas. I've never built anything before, much less a house. Thomas: You don't have to build the whole thing by ...

Project Mangament
I am doing on a project on Building Home Depot. how would I go to found the cost, construction engineer, roofing contractor, plumbing contractor, HVAC contractor, steel erection and electric contractor. Install temporary power,set up site office, stone site parking area, ...

Math - Algebra
our riding your bike to the park, sit to read for a while, and then ride your bike home. It takes you less time to ride from the park to your house than it took to ride from your house to the park. Draw a sketch of a graph that shows your possible distance traveled over time. ...

algebra
Sarita,Clara,and Joe baked. muffins,which they shared equally. Clara ate one on the way home. She had 14 muffins left.How many muffins did Sarita,Clara, and Joe bake?

social studies
which piece of evidence supports a loosening of Islamic tradition in Saudi Arabia? A.the hijab B.the five pillars C.women politicians D.prayer outside the home

Economics
Calculate the mean, median, mode of the following set of numbers:21,22,23,24,25,26,23,28,29,30,,2​4,31,34,28

social studies
which piece of evidence supports loosening of Islamic tradition in Saudi Arabia? A.the hijab B.the five pillars C.women politicians D.prayers outside the home

L.A.
1. Which is the best paraphrase of these lines from "New World"? eagles / hie and / hover / above / the plain a)Eagles hurry and hang above the flatland.*** b)Eagles hang in midair and wave their wings. c)Eagles race and rush in an ugly way. d)Eagles soar and swoop in a simple...

math
Beth walked 1/3 of a mile from her house to her friends house, 1/4 of a mile to the post office, and then anotjer 1/2 mile from the post office bsck home. How far did beth walk?

Art
How could and observer distinguish the home of a rich inca from a regular citizen? A. Home of the wealthy were made with wood B. Homes of the wealthy had no trapezoid shapes C. Homes of the wealthy had stone roofs. D. Homes of the wealthy had not motar Is the answer D? Thank you

Math - Algebra 1
You deposit \$9000 in a savings account that earns 3.6% annual interest compounded monthly. You also save \$40 per month in a safe at home. Write a function C(t) = b(t) + h(t) where b(t) represents the balance of your savings account and h(t) represents the amount in your safe ...

English
------------------------------------- Words: ABSTAIN AFFILIATE AGNOSTIC ASPIRE BENEVOLENT DEFICIT DISSENT DIVERSION LUCRATIVE MANDATORY --------------------------------------- While Jeanne and Paul are generally a happily married couple, they do struggle over one point of(1)...

Economics
In a perfect competitive market setting,which of the following would be a true statement? a)market price automatically sets itself exactly at equilibrium b)market price rarely trends toward the equilibrium value c)wage rates trend toward marginal revenue product levels d)wage ...

Economics
When a monopolist increases sales by one unit a)more low priced sales caused negative marginal b)every other unit must be sold at a lower price c)gains some revenue from selling the extra unit D)loses some revenue and all of the above

Economics
he graph below shows 2 budget lines and 6 consumption points for Pepsi and Dr. Pepper (A,B,C,D,E, and F). Assume that the consumer, Fred, attempts to maximize his utility and exhausts his budget on the two goods.

Economics
When dealing with the probabilities in the payoff matrix, would you always go with the highest calculated value? For example, I calculated payoff by multiplying the hours it would take to do something times the probability. Then used those values and took the sum for each row ...

Art
how could and observer distinguish the home of a rich inca from a regular citizen A. home of the wealthy were made with wood. B. homes of the wealthy had no trapezoid shapes. C. homes of the wealthy had stone roofs. D. Homes of the wealthy had no mortar i think its c or d am i...

english
concurrent,confiscated, constitute, decipher, default, hypothetical, nominal, predominant, prerequisite, recession 1. The(predominant)color of the car is brown.but has a black roof 2. you saw the tow it away?. have you (default)on you car loan 3.if you have not been making you...

France is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and I discovered a few of the reasons why so many people visit the country during a recent excursion. While in France, I visited numerous world-famous landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower and the Champs-Élysé...

Social Studies
8.How did Islam mainly spread throughout the region? by imperial command through military strength **** via trade because of religious decree 9.Which of the following had the most impact on the drawing of modern borders in Southwest Asia? British mandate **** tribal ...

English
Comparing Types of Description 1) In "The Road Not Taken," the description of the wood as yellow :Tells us the wood is very young, not yet full grown. :Makes the setting seem churchlike. :Tells us the scene is taking place in noon. :Helps us see the scene as autumnal.*** 2) In...

ms Sue
Thank You for site. she is a whiz in fractions but going in this now and no math book to bring home. Love the sites you give Karen

ECONOMICS
A monopolistically competitve firm produces 100 units of output per period, selling each unit for \$75. Marginal revenue and marginal cost of the one-hundredth unit are each \$50. Average total cost is \$60. a) Does this situation correspond to short-run equilibrium? Why or why ...

Social Studies
Please I need help on 2nd set of questions. Thank you in advance! 8 Which behavior is an example of a delinquent behavior according to Georgia’s juvenile justice system A.Stealing from a store***** B.Refusing to go to school C.Disobeying ones parents D.Running away from home...

English
Would these be good examples of hopelessness, hope, and realism in A raisin in the Sun 1. hopelessness Mama :Well whether they drinks it or not ain't none of my business. But whether I go into business selling it to 'em is, and I don't want that on my ledger this late in life...

Technology
Is there a app that shuts off iPhone without pressing home or sleep button?

economics
Can someone help me out with this multiple choice question in AP Macro? "Congress votes to substantially increase the minimum wage. The determinant causing the shift in this scenario is: A. price B. productivity C. resource cost D. political or environmental phenomena E. ...

math
The owner of a home decorating shop wants to mix dried rose petals selling for \$6 per pound, dried lavender selling for \$4 per pound, and buckwheat hulls selling for \$3 per pound to get 10 pounds of a mixture that would sell for \$3.70 per pound. She wants to use twice as many ...

Economics
Why are countries that let people respond to the inborn profit motive better off than those countries that do not?

physics
A batted baseball leaves the bat at an angle of 33.0∘ above the horizontal and is caught by an outfielder 380ft from home plate at the same height from which it left the bat. 1. What was the initial speed of the ball? 2. How high does the ball rise above the point where ...

math
Tony is on his way home in his car. He has driven 12 miles so far, which is three-fourths of the way home. What is the total length of his drive?

physics
In driving the usual route to school, a student computes his average speed to be 26 km/h. In a hurry to get home that afternoon, he wants to average 30 km/h for the round trip. What would his average speed for the return trip over the same route have to be in order to do this?

Math
Ms. Peters drove from her home to the park at an average speed of 30 miles per hour and returned home along the same route at an average speed of 40 miles per hour. If her driving time from home to the park was 20 minutes, how many minutes did it take Ms. peters to drive from ...

Quick english check
Use the house on mango street, "No Speak English" to answer the following questions. Please correct me if I'm wrong. 1. Which of the following best illustrates the conflict between "mamacita" and her husband? A. "He worked two jobs. He came home late and he left early." B. "...

History
Which of the following best describes the role of women during the civil war? A.They waited at home b.they built railroads to transport food to troops C.they fought alongside men D.they mangaged families,businesses,and hospitals During the war, many southerners were afraid ...

english
Everyone knows that a home should be "child-proof" to protect young babies and toddlers from illness and injury. (2) Pets are also in danger from many common household sources which many people don't realize. (3) Pets can chew and swallow seemingly safe things, resulting in ...

AP LIT
A VALEDICTION FORBIDDING MOURNING by John Donne As virtuous men pass mildly away, And whisper to their souls to go, Whilst some of their sad friends do say, "Now his breath goes," and some say, "No." So let us melt, and make no noise, [5] No tear-floods, nor sigh-tempests ...

ENGLISH GRAMMA
1) The sun had nearly set when we reached home. Adverb qualify adverb 2) Modern trains can travel incredibly fast. - adverbs qualify adjective 3) The judges were utterly amazed at the performance.- Adverb qualify adjective 4) The bitterly cold winds have killed all the flowers...

Chemistry
What is the (simplified) meaning of Zn(s) + 2MnO2(s) ZnO(s) + Mn2O3(s) [e° = 1.43 V]? Please answer soon, because I will not be in class too much longer and I have no internet access at home. Thank you in advance!

English Grammar
1) The sun had nearly set when we reached home. Adverb qualify adverb 2) Modern trains can travel incredibly fast. - adverbs qualify adjective 3) The judges were utterly amazed at the performance.- Adverb qualify adjective 4) The bitterly cold winds have killed all the flowers...

English Grammar
1) The sun had nearly set when we reached home. Adverb qualify adverb 2) Modern trains can travel incredibly fast. - adverbs qualify adjective 3) The judges were utterly amazed at the performance.- Adverb qualify adjective 4) The bitterly cold winds have killed all the flowers...

english
Everyone knows that a home should be "child-proof" to protect young babies and toddlers from illness and injury. (2) Pets are also in danger from many common household sources which many people don't realize. (3) Pets can chew and swallow seemingly safe things, resulting in ...

Language Arts
Which statement best expresses the underlying meaning of the line from " O Captain! My Captain!"? The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize we sought is won. A. Despite its hardships, the North will now be richer than the South. B. The Union has survived great difficulties ...

Economics
Clem Oatley could grow wheat and barley. He could grow 75 bushels of wheat or 125 bushels of barley using the same resources on an acre of his land. The price of wheat is \$2.00 per bushel and the price of barley \$ 0.80. Show the benefits to Clem from specialization. What ...

Math
Q. Lincoln valley elementary held its annul skating party and 3 fourths of the 400 students came. Of the students who came,1 fifths brought skates from home. How many students rented skates? A. Do I mulpite 400 by 3 fourths than get the answer than mulpite 1 fifths by the ...

economics
If someone could help me with this question, that would really help. I'm just not sure what the formula would be? Suppose a market basket of goods and services includes the goods for two successive years. According to the table, between the years 2012 and 2013, what was the ...

Language Arts
Which is the best restatement of these lines from "The Road Not Taken"? And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler,.... A. I regret I couldn't take both roads. B. I regret I am only one person. C. I regret that I am traveling alone. D. I am sorry to be far from home...

Interior Design
please check my answers? Your client wants his dining room to be a cozy, dark, nighttime room where he can entertain just one or two people for casual, intimate dinners. The room won't be used during the day. The unfurnished room has a low seven-foot ceiling, two small windows...

physics
In a game against the White Sox, baseball pitcher Nolan Ryan threw a pitch measured at 44.8 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 velocity as ...

algebra
In Canada, \$1 and \$2 bills have been replaced by coins. When Marissa returned home from to San Francisco from a trip to Vancouver, she found that she had acquired 37 of these coins with a total value of \$51 Canadian. How many each denomination did she have?

statistics
the standard score for hours spent online at home for Minnesotans was 2.84. The mean equals 8.9 hours. Approximately how many hours do Minnesotan adults spend online at home.

Language Arts
In which situation are you most likely to use the word tongue. A. Translating a book from German to English. B. Writing an ad for a new business. C. Carrying some groceries into your home. D. Driving in a car to the store. Is the answer A? Thank you

Read the following passage about Odysseus from Part 2 of the Odyssey: Now, being a man, I could not help consenting. So I went down to the sea beach and the ship, where I found all my other men on board, 120 weeping, in despair along the benches. Sometimes in farmyards when ...

Economics
Simon Tam is negotiating passage on Serenity as a clandestine fugitive from the planet Persephone. He is told that the 185 million kilometer trip to Osiris will cost \$4,120. Alternatively, he can take a 365 million kilometer trip to Bellerophon, but that will cost \$7,360. If ...

Math
your family is planning a 4-h car trip. along the way, you are planning to make a 1/2-h stops. at what time should you leave home to arrive at the destination by 8:00pm.?

English
In which situation are you most likely to use the word tongue? a translating a book from German to English b writing an ad for a new business c carrying some groceries into your home d driving in a car to the store I say A