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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

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 11:46am

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 ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:06pm

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 = ?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 10:31pm

algebra 1
jan goes 6 kilometers east from home. mell goes 8kilometers north. how many kilometers are there schools apart. use Pythagorean theorem
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 6:44pm

math
Ben works 6 hours each day at his job at a local fast food restaurant. He went home sick after working 2 hours. what is the fraction of the 6 hour shift did he Not work?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:52pm

science
A homeowner determined that he used 114 gallons of oil every month to heart his home during the winter. this information would be considered part of his ___________________.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 12:55pm

Economics
What are the costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:43am

math (4)
Country Workshop manufactures both finished and unfinished furniture for the home. The estimated quantities demanded each week of its rolltop desks in the finished and unfinished versions are x and y units when the corresponding unit prices, in dollars, are described, ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:06pm

Helpppp Math!!!
The market value (in thousands of dollars)of a certain home is a linear function of t, the time in years since 1990. In 1992 the market value was 68 thousand dollars, while in 1997 the market value was 79 thousand dollars -Find the slope of V as a linear function of t. Explain...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 1:56pm

math (5)
Country Workshop manufactures both finished and unfinished furniture for the home. The estimated quantities demanded each week of its rolltop desks in the finished and unfinished versions are x and y units when the corresponding unit prices, in dollars, are described, ...
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 11:58am

home ecoecnomicsnomics
what are costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 8:01am

Math (6)
Country Workshop manufactures both finished and unfinished furniture for the home. The estimated quantities demanded each week of its rolltop desks in the finished and unfinished versions are x and y units when the corresponding unit prices, in dollars, are described, ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:19pm

math (5)
Country Workshop manufactures both finished and unfinished furniture for the home. The estimated quantities demanded each week of its rolltop desks in the finished and unfinished versions are x and y units when the corresponding unit prices, in dollars, are described, ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:17pm

Science. Check Answer
Decided wheather work is being done or not. If it is being down write W. If not write N 1. You throw a baseball a distance of 20 meters. My answer: W 2. You lift a suitcase to put in the overhead luggage compartment of a plane. My answer: N 3. You push against a brick wall ...
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 1:47pm

Economics and statistics
If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:52pm

Economics
Based on the Nielsen ratings, the local CBS affiliate claims its 11 p.m. newscast reaches 41% of the viewing audience in the area. In a survey of 100 viewers, 36% indicated that they watch the late evening news on this local CBS station. What is the alternate hypothesis? H1...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:28pm

math
Martin rides to Cambridge 30 miles away from home at the average rate of 10 miles per hour.He returns on a better road that is 50% longer where he can increase his rate by 100%.How much time does he save by taking the better road on his return trip? a. 2 1/4 minutes b. 15 ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 1:58pm

Economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies?
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:48am

ap statistics
What would the null and alternate hypothesis be? A fire insurance company felt that the mean distance from a home to the nearest fire department in a suburb of Chicago was at least 4.7 miles. It set its fire insurance rates accordingly. Members of the community set out to show...
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:12pm

finance
If the average new home costs $ 275,000 today, how much will it cost in 10 years if the price increases by 5 percent each year?
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 1:22pm

ap statistics
A fire insurance company felt that the mean distance from a home to the nearest fire department in a suburb of Chicago was at least 4.7 miles. It set its fire insurance rates accordingly. Members of the community set out to show that the mean distance was less than 4.7 miles. ...
Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:35pm

U.S. History
Text 3: Excerpt from “All in the Day’s Work: An Autobiography” by Ida M. Tarbell I had been disturbed for some time by what seemed to me the calculated belittling of the past achievements of women by many active in the campaign for suffrage. They agreed with ...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 8:25pm

economics
what is the south african government providing and to whom
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 4:13pm

English
If it snows tomorrow, what will you do? 1. If it snows tomorrow, I will go out with my dog. 2. If it snows tomorrow, I will make a snow man at the back yard. 3. If it snows tomorrow, I will meet my girl friend. 4. If it snows tomorrow, I will do snow fights with my friends. 5....
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:19am

Math
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 ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:32pm

Social Studies
2. Pretend you're a follower of Gandhi is India under British rule. Express your desire for home rule. (Your writing must be two paragraphs.) What could I include?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:46pm

English Help Please!!! Check!!
Memo Edit Today, Rite Properties needs to send a memo to the residents of The Plaza, an apartment complex they own. Review the memo thoroughly, then edit it for writing style (cohesion, concision, clarity, diction, and variety) AND professional tone and voice. (Think about the...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:33pm

Economics
1) Please provide an explanation on the saying, "Households are demanders but they are also suppliers.” 2)What factors affect an individual’s standard of living?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 3:34am

Economics
1) Please provide an explanation on the saying, "Households are demanders but they are also suppliers.” 2)What factors affect an individual’s standard of living?
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 2:03am

Economics
Please provide a definition of "Allocative Mechanism."
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 1:36pm

Maths, biology, accounting, business economics
What career could one study with these subjects
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 9:03am

Economics
What percentage of income is spent on lottery tickets by (a) A poor family with an income of $19,000 per year who purchase the average amount of lottery tickets for their income bracket?
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:55pm

English Please Help!!
I am trying add the tone to this passage to my essay. The "tone" is admiring her mother. I am drawing a blank and don't know what or where to add the tone. Passage: Lastly, Schultz shares that for a long time she was unable to look at the shells and that she ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 10:11pm

English
My Essay: A Mother’s Sense of Wonder To lose a loved one is very hard to bear, but to lose a parent can be very heart-wrenching for a child at any age. Connie Schultz wrote “My Mom’s Wonderful, ‘Pinch Me’ Life,” which was published in 2012, in the...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 6:43pm

social studies(updated answers)
this is the last time ill post for these 2 questions ill be moving on to the next social studies after this check 3.D 5.C 3.Which statement best describes the economics of Caribbean South America? A. Venezuela benefits from oil resources while other nations rely on cash crops...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 12:48pm

social studies check answers
2.B 3.A 4.C 5.B 2.Caribbean South America has A. a predominantly tropical climate. B. varied climate zones due to coastal and highland areas. C. an arid climate in the north and a wet climate in the south. D. mountain climates determined by elevation. 3.Which statement best ...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:54am

English
When I __________ to pay my restaurant bill, I realized I __________ my credit card at home. A. try; forget B. tried; have forgotten C. tried; had forgotten D. tried; had forgot C
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 8:51pm

Economics
If Alisha Maintenance manufacturing has: total maintenance cost of $2,785,000 total fixed maintenance cost of $310,000 total variable maintenance cost of $2,475,000 total maintenance cost per unit is $18.57 fixed maintenance cost per unite of $2.07 variable maintenance cost ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:00pm

Social Studies
I am the Star Reporter who is going to visit George Washington at his home at Mount Vernon during the years of 1759-1774. I am interviewing him about his political and personal views, activities, goals, and predictions. Develop 10 questions to ask President Washington. Then ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 4:58pm

English
1. I tried to make myself at home. 2. I tried to make myself comfortable. ---------- Are both the same? Thank you.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 1:37am

Social Studies
I am the Star Reporter who is going to visit George Washington at his home at Mount Vernon during the years of 1759-1774. I am interviewing him about his political and personal views, activities, goals, and predictions. Develop 10 questions to ask President Washington. 1. What...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 12:29pm

Help
A homeowner determined that he used 114 gallons of oil every month to heat his home during the winter. This information would be considered part of his _______________________________.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 5:05pm

Math help
Elizabeth bought 3-inch tomato plants at home depot. Each week after she bought the plants she measured their height. she recorded the data in the table below. Time(wks) 0 1 2 3 4 Height of tomato plants(in.)3 5 7 9 11 what is the Independent variable? What is the dependent ...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 3:43pm

Science
A homeowner determined that he used 114 gallons of oil every month to heat his home during the winter. This information would be considered part of his _______________________________. Idk this one please help!!!
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 1:02pm

information literacy
. In the keyword search on EDSeek's Home Page, enter the following statement: NASA* AND Mars*. Based on the results from this search, choose the best answer to this question. Which of the following is not a listed document type?
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 11:20pm

Science help!!!!
A______________________ is a tool used to capture the energy in sunlight. Recycling aluminum cans and taking shorter showers are two ways to practice the ________________________ of natural resources. Some plastics are made from corn. These plastics are biodegradable. This ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 3:50pm

economics
what are the cost and consaquences of providing the subsdies and welfare?
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:26pm

Social Studies
1. Which question would best help you write a report regarding the changes to the political system during Jackson's presidency? (1 point) How did Andrew Jackson react to the results of the election of 1824? When did Andrew Jackson decide to run for president? Did Andrew ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:59am

statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 8:53pm

Memorable Letter Evaluation (Writeacher)
Write a letter to your parents about a memorable moment in your life, using imagery to capture your experience. I origionally sumbitted a different letter, but Bob insisted that I should write more about my feelings toward my experience than using imagery. "Dear Mom and ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 8:02pm

English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:38pm

statistics; emergency please help me
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:11pm

Micro economics
Consider a firm with the following production function: q = (ak+bl)^(1/2) The firm's total costs can be written as C = F + rk + wl 1. Calculate the firm's contingent factor demand. Illustrate it in a graph including the firm's isoquant map 2. Assume that r/w > a...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 7:16am

grammar - conjanction
Choose the following words to combine these sentence. words: after and till because as but for if when since so though unless until while or 1) The children went home. It was getting dark. 2) The boys were allowed to read books. The teacher was absent. 3) Mother told us not to...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 3:54am

Economic/Statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:27pm

English
Identify the part of speech or the form of a part of speech in the underlined portion of the next sentence. Exhausted and tired, I went home and immediately collapsed on the couch. A. Noun B. Verb C. Adjective D. Adverb immediately is the underlined word D
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:46pm

statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:52pm

Language Arts-check answer-
Fossil Flitting, flickering, flashing black, white, and a note of red passes beneath trees that were already old at the end of the Civil War. The lovely departed species announces its fearless refusal to cease to be. And as we stand in awe of life's determination, it ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:33pm

statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 5:13pm

Maths, Biology, Business Economics
Hi I want to study Psychotherapy and be a Dance therapist but cannot find any courses for Dance Therapy in South Africa.
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:56am

Economics
Production through the firm is more often efficient than market exchange when:
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 3:59am

statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:04pm

math
Two stations, A and B, are located six miles apart on a railroad. The rates of cartage of coal are 50 cents per ton per mile from A and 75 cents per ton per mile from B. At a certain consumer's home, located on the railroad between A and B, the cost for cartage is the same...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 4:35pm

statistics
Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:40pm

reading
1. list three example of verbal irony and explain how each contribute to the suspense and sinister tone of the narrative *Verbal Irony - Fortanato toasts "to the buried that repose around us" *, “My dear Fortunato, you are luckily met.” However, he ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:53pm

statistics
Dylan wants to determine a 90 percent confidence interval for the true proportion of high school students in the area who attend their home basketball games. How large of a sample must he have to get a margin of error less than 0.03? [To find n, use the value p* = 1/2 for the ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 9:10pm

Physics
I'm having trouble setting up/solving this physics problem? Can someone please help me? Thank you. A 4700 kg lunar lander is in orbit 45 km above the surface of the moon. It needs to move out to a 340-km-high orbit in order to link up with the mother ship that will take ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:02pm

economics
what are welfare payments or consumer subsides
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 3:50am

social studies
1. which action was NOT an example of telling against society in the 1920s in the united states? a. going to speakeasies b. dancing the Charleston c. women bobbing their hair d. women working outside the home 2. what is the main reason businesses made large profits in the ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 12:48pm

Grammar
Fill in the blanks with the chosen words. words: after and till because as but for if when since so though unless until while or 1) The children went home. It was getting dark. 2) The boys were allowed to read books. The teacher was absent. 3) Mother told us not to eat. It was...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 12:21pm

English
1. Because it was so late, we went home. 2. Because of its lateness, we went home. (Is #2 grammatical?)
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:29am

economics
how do you think our nations output should be distributed ? by income?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:19pm

economics
Do you feel there are any imbalances to our wage structure in our economy?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:03am

economics
how to derive marginal utility of income?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:05am

social studies 9
why are people who are attached to religious orders ideally suited to leave their home country and take residence in a new land
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 9:04pm

managerial economics
An article in Business Week reported the discovery of a new processing technology that makes it economically feasible to turn natural gas into liquid petroleum that yields superclean gasoline, diesel fuel, or any other product derived from crude oil. This discovery represents ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:18pm

Science
A______________________ is a tool used to capture the energy in sunlight. Recycling aluminum cans and taking shorter showers are two ways to practice the ________________________ of natural resources. Some plastics are made from corn. These plastics are biodegradable. This ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 12:43pm

Economics and Statistics
A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:07pm

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