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economics
what are welfare payments and subsidies?
Monday, May 26, 2014 at 6:48am

economics
what is the south african government providing and to whom?
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 4:44pm

PRE CALC HELP PLEASE
A plumber, electrician and painter were all hired to work on 3 different house. For Adam's house, a plumber worked a total of 35 hours, an electrician worked 42 hours and a painter needed 29 hrs to complete the job. the total cost of the three workers for adam's house ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 9:49pm

economics
A New Hampshire resort offers year-round activities: in winter, skiing and other cold-weather activities; and in summer, golf, tennis, and hiking. The resort’s operating costs are essentially the same in winter and summer. Management charges higher nightly rates in the ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 11:02am

economics
Are there any welfare or subsidy payments that should be reviewed or added?
Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 5:30am

Language Arts
1. Electric lighting was a novelty before it became (1 point) unusual. common.* expensive. 2. Read the following paragraph from “The Electric Summer”: "That thrilled me, and scared me. The great world seemed to swing wide like the gates of the Fair, and I didn&#...
Friday, May 23, 2014 at 5:25pm

Science
How can you measure the angle of incidence and refraction with a protractor? If not, what are some tools I can use which are found at home?
Friday, May 23, 2014 at 3:29pm

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Friday, May 23, 2014 at 8:46am

Geometry Help!!!
. Katrina lives directly east of the park. The football field is directly south of the park. The library sits on the line formed between Katrina’s home and the football field at the exact point where an altitude to the right triangle formed by her home, the park, and the ...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 9:49pm

Economics
Some people would prefer a single income tax rate because it? A) would increase the government’s revenue. B) is easier to calculate. C) would reduce the percent of income poorer families pay in income taxes. D)means everyone would pay the same income percentage in taxes.
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:53pm

Economics
The strongest argument to favor government regulation of cell phone service grids is that A. there are too many cell phone service towers B. the government could provide better cell phone service C. in some metropolitan areas there are too many choices fro cell phone providers...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:40pm

Economics help please!!!
In a specific industry, two dominant firms work together to set prices. We call this A. competition. B. collusion. C. market dominance. D. market influence. Answer this Question
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 4:02pm

Economics
Unemployment is on the rise though inflation is quite low. Gross Domestic Product is rising but more slowly than the goal rate. The Federal Reserve may buy government securities in open market operations in order to A. increase the money supply and encourage economic growth. B...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:53pm

Economics help please!
1. A limited liability company is the best form of business for owners who? A. are concerned about keeping their costs of production at a minimum level. B. want an outside company to handle all the business's finances. C. expect to eventually grow their company to compete ...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:32pm

pe
1. Which resource would be the best choice to learn more information about joining a cricket team? (1 point) county aquatics facility lifeguard * local community center private equestrian center 2. At the 8th grade dance, Myron asks Janelle if she would like to dance with him ...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:18pm

Economics
Mixed economies A. have a standard set of government laws B. vary widely in the level of government regulations C. limit trade to only other countries with mixed economies. D. depend on international organizations for guidance and direction
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:55pm

History
1. "Am I not a women and a sister" What were the ideals of the movement related to this medallion? a)abolition and suffrage****** b)freedom and abolition c)justice and temperance d)temperance and slavery 2. Which details from the poster suggest that giving the women ...
Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 11:39am

Algebra please check my answers
1) The linear function f(x) contains the points (-10, -29) and (-2, 83). If g(x) = 25x - 50, which statement is true? A. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have positive slopes. <<< B. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have negative slopes. C. The function f(x) has a ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 8:17pm

Economics
A decision making model is more beneficial than simple comparing costs and benefits because A. the decision making model encourages you to consider multiple options. B. a costs and benefits analysis encourages you to consider multiple options. C. the costs and benefits ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:53pm

Economics help please!
A decision making model is more beneficial than simple comparing costs and benefits because A. the decision making model encourages you to consider multiple options. B. a costs and benefits analysis encourages you to consider multiple options. C. the costs and benefits ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:37pm

Economics
People are more likely to clean up waste in their homes than at a community park because.. A. people expect the community park to be dirty. B. hiring a person to clean the home is expensive. C. they own and therefore feel responsible for their home. D. there is no penalty for ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:27pm

Economics Help
An example of a positive externality is A. noise B. crime C. parks D. trash I think the answer is C. Parks. Will someone tell me if i'm wrong or right please.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:19pm

Economics help please!
An automobile company is building a new factory in your town. What may be a positive externality of this event? A. Noise produced by the workers and factory machines. B. Better schools from increase in property tax revenue C. Reduction of contaminants in the local water supply...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 6:08pm

u.s. history
ways in which life changed on the home front during WWI. can i put that it caused everyone to ration. most ppl would plant victory garden and buy good in stores to send to the troops. everyone had stamp book which they could buy things in the store. kids and wife were ...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 5:33pm

u.s. history
ways in which life changed on the home front during WWI.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 3:57pm

ECONOMICS
WHAT IS THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT PROVIDING AND TO WHO?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:28pm

Help Mrs.Sue LA
Courage to Speak “Any volunteers?” Ms. Chavez scanned the class. Ming slouched farther down in her seat. “Come on now, you’ll all have to interview someone sometime this year. No one wants to go first? Okay, I’ll just have to choose someone.” I am...
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 10:51am

Economics
What are the costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 9:12am

economics
What is the SA government proving providing and to whom?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 8:48am

Algerbra 2
alex buys a home for 118000. her home increases in value 9% each year. write an equation that models this and find the value of the home after 6 years?
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:16pm

language help !
DAD: Where’s the water now? MOM: As high as the car’s wheels. DAD: We’d better go. MOM: We can’t. The car’s dead. DAD: What? MOM: The water is up to the engine; it won’t start. TINA: Oh, no! MARK: What can we do? DAD: I don’t know. (He looks ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 8:04pm

Child Development
Rachel is a highechool student who has explored several employment and education alternatives. She has chosen to attend the community college near home to become a diesel mechanic. What is the identity status of Rachel according to James Marcia? A. Identity diffusion B. ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 7:58pm

State in transition
which best describes social changes in south carolina since 1980? A.)Women are less likely to attend college than men. B.)Fewer women are holding jobs traditionally held by males. C.)A greater number of women have careers outside the home.<---- I chose this one. D.) More ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 4:49pm

HELP PLEASE !!
DAD: Where’s the water now? MOM: As high as the car’s wheels. DAD: We’d better go. MOM: We can’t. The car’s dead. DAD: What? MOM: The water is up to the engine; it won’t start. TINA: Oh, no! MARK: What can we do? DAD: I don’t know. (He looks ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 2:08pm

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidier
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 1:14pm

language arts
2. Read the following paragraph "That thrilled me, and scared me. The great world seemed to swing wide like the gates of the Fair, and I didn’t even have a plan. I hadn’t even put up my hair yet. It seemed to me it was time for that, time to jerk that big bow ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:36am

language arts
1.   Electric lighting was a novelty before it became  (1 point) unusual. common. expensive. 2.   Read the following paragraph from “The Electric Summer”: "That thrilled me, and scared me. The great world seemed to swing wide like ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:35am

economics
What is south african government providingand to whom?
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 6:27am

economics
Looking for examples on the four production factors within a service environment
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 6:22am

3rd grade math
Will arrived at his mother's office at 3 P.M. It took him 30 minutes to walk from his home to the mall. He was in the mall for 45 minutes. It then took him 15 minutes to walk to his mother's office. At what time did Will leave home?
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 4:37pm

HELP I DON'T UNDERSTAND THIS QUESTION !
Earth's energy sources include both renewable and nonrenewable resources. Name at least three sources of energy that could be used in your house.Then describe the ideal energy source for generating most of your home's electricity and explain why you chose that source.
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 4:23pm

Science
1. Which of the following types of waste should not be recycled at home? a. expired medicines b. glass bottles c. papers d. plastic bags 2. Which of the following is NOT a method of disposing hazardous wastes? a. burying them in deep rock layers b. incinerating them c. putting...
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 1:14pm

Economics
Draw a diagram of welfare and subsidies?
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 12:01pm

English
1. As I was leaving home, my parents arrived. 2. When I was leaving home, my parents arrived. 3. As I left home, my parents arrived. 4. When I left home, my parents arrived. --------------------- Which sentences are grammatical? Do they have the same meaning?
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 6:51am

Marketing
The owner of a small hardware store---the only one in a medium-sized town in the mountains---has just learned that a large home improvement chain plans to open a new store nearby. How difficult will it be for the owner to plan for this competitive threat? w
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 12:00am

Economics
What are costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 11:13am

economics
the south african governmrnt is not providing enough welfare
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 9:56am

economics
what is welfare grants and subsidies
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 7:37am

algebra
Find the monthly payment for the loan. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) A $118,000 home bought with a 20% down payment and the balance financed for 30 years at 9.5% Thank you it is greatly appreciated.
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11:39pm

economics
Suppose last month’s inflation report estimated monthly inflation to be 0.4% over the month. The monetary authorities want inflation to not exceed 2% per year. Estimates of potential output state that our economy is currently near potential output. Unemployment rates have...
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 8:32pm

economics
what are excluded in the GDP?
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 6:45pm

Economics
What are welfare or consumer subsidies?
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 9:36am

Economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 9:22am

English
1. I prefer to go there by bus. 2. I prefer going there by bus. 3. I prefer going there to staying at home. 4. I prefer to go there to stay at home. 5. I prefer to go there rather than to stay at home. 6. I prefer to go there rather than stay at home. 7. I prefer going there ...
Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 6:16am

English (Check)
Choose the sentence that contains no error in writing a title. Yes, we're performing in a one-act play called Nathan's Home. Do you think you could set Simon's poem, Wolf Moon, to music? And now, Teresa will play her new song, "Silvernight." <----- ...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 4:11pm

english III
When you go marketing, bring the groceries home in a paper sack instead of a box.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 12:41pm

English
Identify the correct sentence. A. The rest of the toys on the floor in the living room needs to be picked up before your mother comes home. B. The rest of the toys on the floor in the living room need to be picked up before your mother come home. C. The rest of the toys on the...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:20pm

economics
the south African government is not providing welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:57pm

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underprivileged
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:41am

economics
are there any welfare payments that should be reviewed or added???
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 12:28pm

computer literacy
2. In a social networking site your personal information is listed under your: (D) Inbox. Home. Status . Profile. 3. Which of the following is NOT one of the MOST common uses of Twitter? (D) Posting an idea of the moment. Making a business contact. Sharing a web link. ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 10:44am

economics
what might happen if the government did not provide public schools?
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 12:41am

Economics (36)
For borrowers with good credit scores, the mean debt for revolving and installment accounts is $15,015 (BusinessWeek, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is $3,730 and that debt amounts are normally distributed. a. What is the probability that the debt for a ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:18pm

Economics (42)
Consumption of alcoholic beverages by young women of drinking age has been increasing in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Europe (The Wall Street Journal, February 15, 2006). Data (annual consumption in liters) consistent with the findings reported in The Wall Street...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 11:17pm

8th History DBQ - Pls check my answer, thx!!!
Document 7: W. E. B. Du Bois publicly embraced the cause of woman suffrage after he moved north in 1907. The signs of awakening womanhood in the world to-day are legion. The best novelists are women. Some of the keenest essayists and graceful writers of verse are women. Women ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:25am

Math Literacy, Business Studies, Economics& Tourism
Im in grd12 and would like to know which available courses are there for these subjects and which career can I get into. #Urgent
Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 9:40pm

Economics (45)
The 2003 Statistical Abstract of the United States reported the percentage of people 18 years of age and older who smoke. Suppose that a study designed to collect new data on smokers and nonsmokers uses a preliminary estimate of the proportion who smoke of .30. a. How large a ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:18pm

Economics (42)
Consumption of alcoholic beverages by young women of drinking age has been increasing in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Europe (The Wall Street Journal, February 15, 2006). Data (annual consumption in liters) consistent with the findings reported in The Wall Street...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:13pm

Economics (41)
A simple random sample of 60 items resulted in a sample mean of 96. The population standard deviation is 16. a. Compute the 95% confidence interval for the population mean (to 1 decimal). ( , ) b. Assume that the same sample mean was obtained from a sample of 120 items. ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 9:12pm

Economics (40)
A market research firm conducts telephone surveys with a 42% historical response rate. What is the probability that in a new sample of 400 telephone numbers, at least 150 individuals will cooperate and respond to the questions? In other words, what is the probability that the ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:55pm

Economics (39)
Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). b. The ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:53pm

Economics (37)
According to the Sleep Foundation, the average night's sleep is 6.8 hours (Fortune, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is .7 hours and that the probability distribution is normal. a. What is the probability that a randomly selected person sleeps more than 8 ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:41pm

Economics (36)
For borrowers with good credit scores, the mean debt for revolving and installment accounts is $15,015 (BusinessWeek, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is $3,730 and that debt amounts are normally distributed. a. What is the probability that the debt for a ...
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:37pm

Economics & Statistics
In the least squares equation, Ŷ = 10 + 20X the value of 20 indicates ____________. The Y-intercept increases by 20 units for each unit increase in X That Y increases by 20 units for each unit increase in X That X increases by 20 units for each unit increase in Y The ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 11:58pm

economics
What would be the present value of an item that has a salvage value of $25,000 at the end of four years? Assume a discount rate of 3.8% for an end-of-year factor. Carry calculations to four decimal places. $25,950 $24,085 $20,747 $21,535
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:20pm

economics
what are the welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 4:13am

social Studies! MRS.SUE!?
1. What effect did the suffrage movement have on women in South Carolina? A. women gained the right to work outside of the home B. women gained the right to belong to political parties C. women gained the right to attend public schools D. women gained the right to vote through...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 4:22pm

economics
What are the costs abd consequences of providing the sudsidies and welfare
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 9:18am

economics
What are the costs and consequences of providibg the subsidies and welfare?
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 8:03am

Economics
Difference of fair work act 2009 and australian pay and conditions standard. Thank you
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 2:38pm

Economics
Are there any current subsidy or welfare issues that or being disused or addressed in parliament or in municipality
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 12:36pm

u.s global economics
what aspects of your decison-making process fit the description of a rational choice? did you consider costs and benifits? did you pay attention to both monentary and non-monetary factors? did you consider opportunity costs and your long-term goals?
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 10:36am

statistics 101 college
28 randomly picked people were asked if they rented or owned their own home, 20 said they rented. Obtain a point estimate of the proportion of home owners and round the point estimate to the nearest thousandth
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 11:58pm

English (Writeacher)
How should I revise these sentences so that they are not as long but still are three sentences? "Driven by sea storms, Odysseus and his men wind up upon the land of the Lotus Eaters, and three of the men are sent to retrieve information about the inhabitants of the ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 10:27pm

English (Writeacher)
How should revise these sentences so that they are still three sentences? "Ten years after the Trojan War, Odysseus departs from the goddess Calypso's island and arrives in Phoenicia, ruled by Alcinous. Offering Odysseus a ship to return him to his homeland, Alcinous ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:24pm

English (Writeacher)
Do you think I should revise anything? I have been given a limit of only three sentences to summarize the information below, but I don't want to seem wordy. "Ten years after the Trojan War, Odysseus departs from the goddess Calypso's island and arrives in ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:54pm

English (Writeacher)
Do you think I should revise the first sentence? Also, am I using the dash properly? "Driven by sea storms, Odysseus and his men wind up upon the land of the Lotus Eaters, and three of the men are sent to retrieve information about the inhabitants of the peculiar island. ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 8:51pm

Math
Jane walks one mile from her house to her grandparents’ house. Then she returns home, walking with her grandfather. Her return rate is 70% of her normal walking rate. Let r represent her normal walking rate. a. Write an expression for the amount of time Jane spends ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 5:04pm

Fianance
Jake is looking at refinancing his mortgages and paying off his credit cards at the same time. Currently, his debt situation is as follows: First mortgage: 6%, 30 years due 20xx (15 years left) $269,238 Second mortgage: 8%, interest only due in 15 years $80,000 Credit cards: ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 4:30pm

Economics
What are the cost and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 9:41am

Economics
Why is the south african government is not providing enough welfare on subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 3:23pm

home economics
Cost and concequences of providing welfare
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 10:11am

Economics
What are consumer subsidies?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 8:13am

economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 9:15pm

economics
are there any welsfare or subsidy payments that shoud be reviewed or added?
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 11:58am

math
A plumber charges a flat $50 for a home service call plus $10 per 15 minutes of labour. Write an equation for calculating the total charges, C, in terms of the hours of labour, H. If you were to plot a graph of C vs. H, what would be the slope and C-intercept of the line?
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 11:19pm

Economics
Which of these is most likely favored by both management and labor? A. An increase in wages B. Cutbacks in health coverage due to rising health care costs C. Establishment of a profit sharing plan D. Guarantees against layoffs E. New work rules to increase output
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 2:51pm

economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:04pm

economics (4)
Assume that the following data describe the condition of the banking system: Total reserves $200 billion Transactions deposits $800 billion Cash held by public $400 billion Reserve requirement 0.20 By how much could the banks increase their lending activity? $ billion = ?
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:04pm

Economics (7)
Assume that a $1,000 bond issued in 2012 pays $100 in interest each year. What is the current yield on the bond if it can be purchased for Instructions: Enter your responses as a percent rounded to one decimal place. (a) $1,200? Yield on $1,200 bond is = ?% (b) $1,000? Yield ...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:46am

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