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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

Lang Arts! HELP!
Jaws of the Water ACT TWO At rise we see DAD, TINA, and MARK rushing in and out of the living room. Each enters carrying important items—such as sleeping bags, rain gear, and gallons of water—sets them down, and exits. All three come in together, and MOM bursts ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 3:41pm

economics?
If you were president, would you be more interested in your economic advisors' positive views or their normative views ? Why ?
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 10:42pm

english
When you had a car accident last month,a friend offered to help while you were recovering at home.write informal letter and thank her for her kindness!please its urgent
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:46pm

english
When you had a car accident last month,a friend offered to help while you were recovering at home.write informal letter and thank her for her kindness!please its urgent
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 2:45pm

math
purchasing a home taking out a mortgage of $235,000 at 81/2 % for 25 years excluding taxes and insurance, what is the monthly PITI of their loan?
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 1:10am

cis
You've decided to operate a day care home. Which one of the following factors is the most important in helping you make your decision
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 3:55pm

economics
1. If average movie attendance is 250 million when prices are $7 a ticket and 200 million when prices are $9 a ticket, the elasticity of demand for movie tickets is about: A. 0.0. B. 0.9. C. 1.1. D. 1.8.
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 12:59pm

Introduction to Business Environment Chapter 2
The world's population is growing more slowly than expected, and there are some industrial countries in which growth might be so slow that there will be too many old people and too few young people to support them. (Points : 1) True False 2. In a free market system, price ...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:40am

physics
If a baseball moving at 96 m/s toward homeplate over a distance of 16 m how much force does it take to make the ball go 50 m from home plate after it is hit?
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 12:26am

edu
Which of these scenarios best describes a nuclear family? A) Jeremiah is growing up within a cluster of adults and children who maintain their own living quarters but come together for work and meals. Child-rearing is a shared responsibility. B) The Farrish family is comprised...
Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 12:07pm

economics 1, bus 121
how do i write a macroeconomic analysis on a foreign currency(brazil)vs. united states dating back 2005-2010, including etf? need help
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:11pm

algebra
THE COMMUTER Sensible Sally has a job that is 35 miles from her home. She needs to be at work by 8:15 a.m. Sally wants to maximize her sleep time by leaving as late as possible but still get to work on time. From experimentations, Sally discovered that if she left at 7:10, it ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 10:29pm

economics
describe and compare the following types of monopolies and the benefits of their existence: natural, technological and franchises. thank you
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11:12am

EMS
mention and define any five concepts for each of the following subject,accounting;economics and business studies?
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:18am

Exam: 986109RR - CHOOSING YOUR BUSINESS
1. The servers at Gerry Frasier's busy ice cream shop decided that putting more ice cream in the sundaes and cones would bring back more customers. After three months, Gerry was surprised to discover that his profit had A. increased, although sales had dropped. B. ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 5:00am

English
Circle the words in () below that makes the subject and verb of the sentence agree 1.The cake (mix mixes) looks too thing mix 2.Your dog (bark barks) at night barks 3.Milt(like likes) the high jump likes 4.Our (forest forests) provide a home for many creatures forests 5....
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 7:12pm

Math
The Wilson family is at it again.. they are installing new carpet for their home. Their rectangular shaped living room is 25 feet long and 18 feet wide. THeir rectangular shaped game room is 4 feet shorter in both length and width of their living room. What is the area of the ...
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 6:31pm

Economics
I have to do a housing project for economincs class. I have to pick a house. It has to include what kind of house it is and the square footage of the house and the square feet of the living space. Where would I search for this information
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 9:59am

Economics
Present value equivalent for geometrically increasing series when the first year base of 4,000 increasing at 4% per year to year 15 at an interest rate 17% compounded continuously? urgent Help please
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:42pm

Math
The price of a home is $185,000. A down payment of 10% is required with 2 points at the time of closing. The home is financed over a 25 year period with a fixed rate of 4.5%. Find the monthly payment and total interest paid?
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 5:06pm

Us history help please
Can someone check my work please? 1. In general, what happened to the price of sugar and rum between April and September 1777? The prices went up extremely high and that's what begin of the Boston tea party incident. 2.Why was this happening? Because they didnt have much ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 7:37am

Physics
If you walk 2 km from your house to a store then back home, whats your displacement? (Displacement is the difference between 1st position and final position)
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 12:20pm

math
Distance Traveled An athlete is 16 miles from home, running toward home at 6 miles per hour. (a) Write a formula that calculates the distance D that the athlete is from home after x hours. (b) Determine D when x = 1.5 hours. (c) Find x when D = 5.5 miles. Interpret the result
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 11:05pm

english
Correct the following sentences for subject verb agreement , tenses and fragments 1.my car is very playful 2. When he thought he could afford to pay his own school fees 3.these are great news indeed , I can't believe I made it 4.when I was young , I use to love playing ...
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 1:47pm

economics 1A
how does current production choices influence future production possibilities
Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 11:11am

ECONOMICS
Data Collected in the imaginary econmomy of Chipolaysia reveals that when the price of dorf decreased by 25%, the quantity of dorf sold increased by 10%, and the quanity of goo demanded decreased by 30%. What is the cross-price of demand between go and dorf.
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 10:18pm

Statistics
A firm has 82 employees. The average commute distance (that is, the travel distance from home to work) of the employees is 6.2 miles. How many employees have a commute distance of less than 15.5 miles? Select all that are correct. more than 25 more than 35 more than 45
Friday, March 1, 2013 at 8:06am

Eng
How do you make this sentence better? "It makes me feel like it is my second home with my teachers who are like a parent and siblings from another parent(friends)."
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:16pm

Eng 1511
pls correct this sentence for subject-verb agreement Going home now,how I wish I could get there before it starts to rain.
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 7:20pm

Social Studies
1) The four major kinds of natural vegetation in the United States and Canada are tundra, grassland, desert scrub, and a. permafrost. b. forest. c. swamp. d. all of the above 2) Why is mining important to the economy of the United States? a. It employs many workers. b. Gold is...
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 3:37pm

ECONOMICS
solution:the total cost function of a firm is given by C=.04q^3-.9 q^2+10q+10.find slope of average cos?
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 11:59pm

economics
šPlease explain these question in words! š How will demand and supply curve shift? 1. Labor market for math and science teachers when wages available in private industries utilizing these skills rise. 2. Labor market for university professors when college...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 1:28am

Physics
A pitcher throws a baseball with a horizontal velocity of 132 ft/s (90 mph) toward home plate that is approximately 60 ft. away. What is the vertical drop of the ball when it reaches the plate? g = 32 ft/s^2.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:27pm

Lang. Arts
Read the following stanza from “Alone”: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I don’t believe I’m wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. ...
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 10:59am

pysics
A home run just clears a fence 105m from home plate. The fence is 4.00m higher than the height at which the batter struck the ball, and the ball left the bat at a 31.0 degree angle above the horizontal. At what speed did the ball leave the bat?
Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 12:21am

C.E.A Response (Quick english please edit)
Will you please read over this claim. evidence. analysis response and tell me if there are any errors or things that should be changed? thanks! C. E. A. Response Q: Why did the Nazis give off a nice persona when they first engaged with the Jews? The Nazis gave off a nice ...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 9:30pm

Economics
We're looking at the market for cat food. When the price is $10, the quantity sold is 1000 bags. When the price drops 10%, the quantity sold increases 30%. Calculate the price elasticity of demand. (Answer in format X.XX, round to the nearest hundredth.) I know the formula...
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 7:13pm

Simple economics question
what are three examples of an oigopoly; what are three examples of a monopolistic competition? thank you!
Monday, February 25, 2013 at 5:26pm

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