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Economics
To improve its standard of living, a nation’s economy must A. remain stable. B. grow through innovation. C. reach economic equity. D. allow the central government to make economic decisions. Reset Selection
Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 4:18pm

math
By selling a home without using a realtor, Barb can avoid paying a 7.25% commission. She received an offer of $275,000 from a potential buyer. In order to give a comparable offer, for what price would a realtor need to sell the house? Round to the nearest hundred.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 7:22pm

Math (help)!!!!
Paula looked at a map of her city. The map indicated that 1 Inch represents 3 miles. Paula's home and City Hall 2 1/3 inches apart on the map. What is he distance between her home and City Hall. a) 6 1/2 miles b) 7 miles c) 14 miles d) 5 1/3 miles
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 5:21pm

English 1101 composition & rhetoric
Put these sentences in order 1-6, based on whether it is the TS(1), GD1(2), SD1(3), GD2(4), SD2(5), CS(6), of a body paragraph in a five paragraph essay. A) Benson claims that the typical family eats together once a week now; a family having dinner together every night is no ...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 1:24pm

physics
A viking sails from his home port and travels east at 15km/hr.after 10 hours, the wind change and he is blown south west at 20km/hr for six hours.at his point wind drops, the ship is becalmed and doesnot move for the next ten hours.becoming tired of waiting,the viking order ...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 8:30am

algebra
mike is a sales man at a large home electrocis store. he receives 3% commission on everything he sells. one day he sold $6500.00 worth of goods. how much commission did he make that day
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 5:10pm

home economics
what does applique and embroiderymean ?
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 4:13pm

Physic Help
In heavy rush-hour traffic in Atlanta, you drive in a straight line at 21 mph for 5 miles. Then you have to stop for 10 minutes and finally drive slowly by a car wreck that is 2 miles away at a steady 15 mph. After the wreck, the road is clear, and you can drive the last 12 ...
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 3:10pm

Health economics
Suppose you are to specify a short-run total variable cost function for a nursing home. Explain the variables you would include in the function. What is the expected relation between a change in each of these variables and short-run total variable costs?
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 3:37am

Economics
3. Suppose a firm has a constant marginal cost of $10. The current price of the product is $25, and at that price, it is estimated that the price elasticity of demand is -3.0. a. Is the charging the optimal price for the product? Demonstrate how you know. b. Should the price ...
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 1:19am

economics
Say your parents give you a car for your birthday. It is not the new model you wanted, but it's in very good condition. They bought it used for $15,000 (market value). The cost of keeping the car to you is (not counting maintenance and operation cost) is:
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 11:22pm

economics
Say your parents give you a car for your birthday. It is not the new model you wanted, but it's in very good condition. They bought it used for $15,000 (market value). The cost of keeping the car to you is (not counting maintenance and operation cost) is:
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 11:22pm

Economics
1. Given each of the following price elasticities, determine whether marginal revenue is positive, negative, or zero. a. -5 b. -1 c. -0.5
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 8:56pm

math
i usually catch the bus home from work.i get on at the first stop and have about 10 km to travel ,so i usually nod off to sleep.i normally fall asleep when the bus has about 3 times as far to go as it has already travelled.halfway through the trip i tend to wake up and then i ...
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 8:06pm

Business
Assume that you own a sandwich shop. In looking over last year's income statement you see that the annual sales were $250,000 with a gross margin of 50 percent, or $125,000. The fixed operating expenses were $50,000: the variable operating expenses were 20 percent of sales...
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 9:55pm

Economics
Using the concept of opportunity cost, explain why in developed countries with higher average incomes there is more support for costly environmental controls (which raise goods on goods) than in poorer countries.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 2:52pm

Economics
In a simple world where resources are abundant a production possibilities frontier between two goods may be a striaght line. In a more developed and populated world it is to bow outward. Explain why.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 2:47pm

Social Studies
What is a specific problem facing the United States Congress? Where would I be able to find articles / information about problems in education or economics?
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 1:03pm

Home Economics
Please help me with this project. Notes on Print and Calico Patch. I need information on each of them.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 11:41am

Math
A baseball diamond is a square with sides 22.4m. The pitcher's mound is 16.8m from home plate on the line joining home plate and second base. How far is the pitcher's mound from first base ?
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 11:26pm

Physics
Could someone please review my answers and tell me if I am on the right track? Thank you! A student drove to the university from her home and noted that the odometer reading of her car increased by 12.0 km. The trip took 18.0 min. (a) What was her average speed? (b) If the ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 7:31pm

lang arts
1. Which sentence describes setting? As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to the dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and dark ...
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:00pm

Economics
write a paper explaining issues that bring concern to pricing your services and products. What ethical challenges will you face in hiring non CPA's What standards apply.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 2:22pm

Algebra
You and your friend live 12 miles apart. You leave home at the same time and travel toward each other. You walk at a rate of 4 mph and your friend bicycles at a rate of 11 mph. A) How long after you leave home will you meet? How far from home will each of you be? B) Suppose ...
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 7:14pm

MATH
Find the cost of a home in 20 years, assuming an annual inflation rate of 2%, if the present value of the house is $280,000. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 5:47pm

college economics
how to weigh marginal cost and marginal benefits when using examples of recent decisions in your life.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 9:50pm

Math
I have to figure out how to do this problem. I don't have the slightest idea how to even begin it, so if you can lead me through it, step by step, I would be very grateful. A woman is walking home with eggs in her bag. Suddenly, a car comes speeding towards her. She jumps ...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 9:39pm

Economics
I know that Market Failure occurs when markets lead to inefficiency. But what are the reasons that cause Market Failure? please explain in detail.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 1:23am

Economics
Brian is taking three courses this semester: economics, statistics, and finance. He has decided to spend 19 hours per week studying (in addition to attending all his classes) and his objective is to maximize his average grade, which means maximizing the total of his grades in ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 3:29pm

economics
what are some mesoeconomics variables/indicators
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 5:57pm

math
Determine the down payment and the amount to be financed for each home described below. (a) $360,360; 10% down The down payment is $ 1 The amount to be financed is $ 2 (b) $960,000; 20% down The down payment is $ 3 The amount to be financed is $ 4 Don't know if I answer ...
Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 4:46pm

math
Determine the down payment and the amount to be financed for each home described below. (a) $360,360; 10% down The down payment is $ 1 The amount to be financed is $ 2 (b) $960,000; 20% down The down payment is $ 3 The amount to be financed is $ 4
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 2:00pm

Calculus
Given vectors u= (1,-1,3) and v= (-4,5,3) find an ordered triple that represents vectors 3u-2v. a.(16,1,-7) b.(11,-13,3) c.(10,-12,1) d.(7,-7,16) I dont want you to straight up give me the answer. I need someone to teach me how to solve this problem. I am home schooled and i ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 6:48pm

Economics
. Suppose the demand curve for a monopolist is QD =500 - P, and the marginal revenue function is MR =500 – 2Q. The monopolist has a constant marginal and average total cost of $50 per unit. a. Find the monopolist’s profit – maximizing output and price. b. ...
Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 2:08am

english
which are the noun(s) and verb(s) They grew up hearing music at home and found it everywhere. my answers. Noun- They Verbs- grew, found
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 9:39pm

General Economics
• Businesses often decide between using automation and labor in production. An automotive environment may have high fixed costs and low variable costs, and an industry that utilizes manual labor for production will have low fixed costs and high variable costs. How would ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 11:39am

Algebra
I need help with this like really badly sooo yeahhhh:) here it is: Hugo withdrew some money from his bank account. He spent one third of the money for gasoline. Then he spent half of what was left for a haircut. He bought lunch for $6.55. When he got home,he had $13.45 left. ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 8:38am

home economics
As part of the nation’s recovery from the Great Depression of the 1930s, the banking system was reformed in which of the following ways? A. The government paid off loans for large corporations. B. The Federal Reserve Banks were closed. C. Banks were deregulated by the ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 8:06am

Finance
Suppose that you want to purchase a home for $450,000 with a 30 year mortgage at 6% interest. Suppose that you can put 40% down. Assume that the monthly cost to finance $1,000 is $6.00. What are the monthly payments
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 10:41pm

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

Economics
An increase in the amount of money circulating in the econmomy, ceterics pair bus will result in which of the following A. Demand side inflation B. supply side deflation C. Supply side inflation D. Demand side deflation
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 9:54pm

Economics
According to the aggregate expenditure function, as the price level decreases, it is reasonable to expect that A the automonos and induced expenditures increase B only the autonomous expenditures increase C only hie induced expenditures decrese C. The autonomous and induced ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 9:53pm

Economics
A portfolio manager needs to pick winners - assets or securities with high expected returns and low risk. What is wrong with this statement?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 9:28pm

algebra
Mel Sturbridge needs $24,700 to remodel his home. Find the face value of a simple discount note that will provide the $24,700 in proceeds if he plans to repay the note in 180 days and the bank charges an 8% discount rate.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 7:14pm

Home economics
I need help on a hw question. Can a company bill you if you just give them your billing address or do they need a credit card number(or some type of payment)
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 5:05pm

Math
In order to get to school carly must first take take a bus 12 miles due east. she then gets off that bus and take another bus 9 miles due north in order to reach the school building. if there were a single bus traveling northeast that could take directly to the school from ...
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:10am

math
The equation d=3.5t+50 represents the distance in meters that a cyclist is from his home after t seconds
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 12:29am

math
Determine the down payment and the amount to be financed for each home described below. (a) $360,360; 10% down The down payment is $ 1 The amount to be financed is $ 2 (b) $960,000; 20% down The down payment is $ 3 The amount to be financed is $ 4
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 12:00am

math
Suppose that you want to purchase a home for $450,000 with a 30 year mortgage at 6% interest. Suppose that you can put 40% down. Assume that the monthly cost to finance $1,000 is $6.00. What are the monthly payments? $ 1 .Viewing Saved Work Revert to Last Response.
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 10:20pm

Economics
Find the future value one year from now of a $7,000 investment at a 3% annual compound interest rate. Also calculate the future value if the investment is made for 2 yeaars?
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 4:32pm

economics
Suppose that when a firm increases output by 20%, long-run total cost increases by 50%. The firm will experience
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 11:53am

Economics
Suppose; C = 500 + 0.80(Y – 400) I = 400 G = 400 (X – M) = -100 Solve for income or GDP
Friday, August 17, 2012 at 9:02am

English
Choose the sentence that has a compound predicate. A. Sandy washed and ironed her clothes. B. Sue and I will listen. C. We went home to eat and to study. D. Swimming and golfing are Jim's favorite sports. Is it D?
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 11:39pm

writing
is this essay persausive and can you check and fix any mistake topic is your surroundings create who you are My surroundings create who I am. My parents help me by taking me to school picking me up from school. They also encourage me to do the best. They buy me school stuff. ...
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 8:01pm

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

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

Economics
Market analysts often use cross-price elasticities to determine a measure of the “competitiveness” of a particular good in a market. How might cross-price elasticities be used in this manner? What would you expect the cross-price elasticity coefficient to be if the ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 11:35pm

Economics
Indicate how an understanding of demand and of elasticity of demand is useful in analysing the following statement. “If total consumer expenditure remains the same after a new tax is imposed on cigarettes then spending on cigarettes will decrease and spending on other ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 11:34pm

economics
what effects does inflation have on an employed person, unemployed person and pensioner
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 8:28am

health
What is the toll-free number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline that anyone can call 24 hours a day, everyday? A. 1-800-273-HOME B. 1-800-273-LOVE C. 1-800-273-TALK D. 1-800-273-FEEL
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 10:32pm

the inspection
an important skill for the beginning home inspector is
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 5:21pm

home chemistry
if we grind some sugar and in this ground sugar, we add some salt in it then it will become a mixture of sugar and salt. so how can we separate sugar and salt.
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 9:59am

physics
On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 52 mph. The distance from your home to town is 106 miles. However, at 53 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 39 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in order to have an ...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 10:44pm

Grammar and Composition - Please help!
Can someone please check my essay? Deserted Island Essay The format for this essay should be based on the Five-Paragraph Essay format. Use the following suggestions to create an island, details, and tone for your essay. As you read through the suggestions, you will realize ...
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 9:37am

English
Katherine said, "Are you coming home today?" The "are" isn't suppose to be capitalized right?
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 6:42pm

Sociology
In the last 30 years, more young adults, ages 25 to 34, are migrating back home. These returning adult children are called the boo-merang generation. One in five of these adult children are returning to the nest. Most of those surveyed indicate that they simply do not have ...
Sunday, August 5, 2012 at 4:27am

criminal justice
You have completed your investigation on allegations against a plant employee of an acquired corporation, Lake Inc. That is based on the basic information given below. Create a report on the results of your investigation and present final results that your investigation has ...
Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 5:19pm

Literature
1. Which one of the following short stories takes a series of completely ordinary events and develops them into a character study? A. "Young Goodman Brown" B. "Paul's Case" C. "A Private History of a Campaign That Failed" [D.] "A Pair of ...
Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 7:52am

Psychology
Research suggests that the _____ child care centers is the critical factor that determines whether or not children benefit from out of home child care. 1) quality of 2) geographic location of? 3) gender ratio of children in? 4) racial composition of children in?
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:35pm

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

economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 11:09am

math
Simon's monthly take home pay (after taxes) is 2500.if he pays 21% of his gross pay(before taxes) in taxes. what is the gross pay?
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 9:43am

Macro economics
How would a fall in U.S. interest rates affect Canadian investment, saving, net foreign investment, and the Canadian real exchange rate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:41pm

Macro economics
Explain the difference between the real exchange rate and the nominal exchange rate
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:37pm

economics
It is often suggested that the Bank of Canada try to reduce the inflation rate to zero. If we assume that velocity is constant, does this zero-inflation goal require that the rate of money growth equal zero? If yes, explain why. If no, explain what the rate of money growth ...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:27pm

Macro economics
Paper currency is the most easily recognized form of money. How well does paper currency serve the functions of money if we have an inflation rate of 50-percent per year? b) Gold is also recognized as a form of money. How well does gold serve the functions of money if we have ...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:25pm

economics
If the chartered banks decide to maintain an average reserve ratio of zero, what would be the size of money multiplier
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:18pm

economics
What are the two problems facing the Bank of Canada in trying to control the money supply precisely
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:12pm

Macro economics
If Coke sells for $1.20 Canadian and for .75 pounds in the U.K., determine what the exchange rate should be if purchasing power parity hold
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:09pm

economics
If there was no item in the economy widely accepted in return for goods and services, how would transactions be made? How efficient would such a system be
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 6:03pm

economics
for a charity show the rate of adult passes Rs.20 more than the children pass.when a company sold 50 adult and 200 children passes,the amount collected is Rs.2250.find the price of an adult pass.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 7:48am

reading
While out walking one night, a dog met a poor hungry wolf. The dog invited the wolf home to see of maybe his master had a job for a wolf. Along the way the wolf noticed the dog's neck had a mark and asked what it was. The dog told the wolf that he wore a collar and was ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 9:38pm

reading
While out walking one night, a dog met a poor hungry wolf. The dog invited the wolf home to see of maybe his master had a job for a wolf. Along the way the wolf noticed the dog's neck had a mark and asked what it was. The dog told the wolf that he wore a collar and was ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 9:18pm

Healthcare
As the administrator of a local nursing home, you have just received notification that the organization is being purchased by a national group. Because of new policies to be implemented, many of the residents will be displaced. To make the situation more challenging, some of ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 7:11pm

health
identify two key health care related challenges of the aging population such as increase in health care cost, increase in prescription drug cost or the need for in home medical care
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 9:01pm

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

English 3
Identify the gerund phrase and its noun use. The little boy left home without telling his mother Gerund phrase: left home without telling Noun use: direct objest am i right
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 9:51am

economics
assume a 10 percent sales tax is levied on all consumption, complete the following
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 4:01am

math
A cyclist bikes at a constant speed for 18 miles. He then returns home at the same speed but takes a different route. His return trip takes one hour longer and is 23 miles. Find his speed.
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 12:00am

Medical Billing Coding
Unless stated otherwise, assume “normal, healthy patient.” Anesthesia by: MDA and CRNA. Anesthesiologist was medically directing 4 concurrent cases. 14-2A OPERATIVE REPORT, ANESTHESIA INDICATIONS FOR SURGERY: This is a 28-year-old healthy male who has had some ...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 10:10pm

Economics
Someone advocates using fiscal policy to stimulate the economy and reduce unemployment. Which of the following might this person advocate to implement the fiscal policy? A) increase federal spending B) reduce tax rates C) both A and B D) neither A nor B I think it is B...
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 1:06pm

Economics
Taxable income is A) total income less deductions and exemptions. B) earned income less property income. C) all income other than wages and salaries. D) wage and salary income only. E) all earned income is it a?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 12:35pm

economics
What is the budget deficit in a given year?
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 12:00pm

economics
what should indian govt do to control the prices of gold and petrol
Sunday, July 22, 2012 at 7:46am

economics
An increase in an economy's resource pool will: 1)shift the short-run aggregate supply curve inward. 2)cause a movement along the long-run aggregate supply curve. 3)will shift both the long-run and short-run aggregate supply curves outward. 4)will shift the long-run ...
Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 3:32pm

math help
Universal instruments found that the monthly demand for its new line of Galaxy Home Computers t months after placing the line on the market was given by D(t) = 2900 − 2300e−0.08t (t > 0) Graph this function and answer the following questions. (a) What is the ...
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 9:26pm

Economics
How are you helping businesses expand when you put money in a savings account?
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 5:34pm

Economics
what are a few factors necessary for economic growth related to changes in aggregate supply and demand? I know The factors necessary for economic growth include more capital, more labor, and technological change, cause an increase in aggregate SUPPLY, but i don't know ...
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 4:45pm

Economics
what are a few factors necessary for economic growth related to changes in aggregate demand?
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 4:37pm

Economics
How do you answer this question? Trade unions and Employer Organisations, Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws.
Friday, July 20, 2012 at 6:05am

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