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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

Business and Economics
The weights (in grams) of the contents of several small bottles are 8, 4, 3, 6, 7, 1 and 5. What is the sample variance? 5.81 4.33 5.67 2.22
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 5:18pm

FINANCE
Now that they have accumulated a deposit of 55,000 Jack and Jill take out a housing loan to purchase a home. The house costs $755,000. It is to be repaid in equal monthly instalments over a term of 30 years. The interest rate quoted by the bank is an effective annual rate is 7...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:50am

English
I can stand that much to help the environment. --------------------------- What is the part of speech of 'that much' in the sentence? English - Writeacher, Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at 7:53am The sentence doesn't make sense. What does "can stand" mean here...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:38am

Health and Physical
1. Melody enjoys playing team sports, such as baseball and soccer. Which organization would provide her the best opportunity to participate in these activities? Parks and recreation center********* Private school A local gym A faith based organization 2. Abner participates on ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 1:44pm

home economics
what are the reasons for disposal of fullness
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10:02am

Math
Homing pigeons avoid flying over large bodies of water, preferring to fly around them instead. Assume that a pigeon released from a boat 1 mile from the shore of a lake flies first to point P on the shore and then along the straight edge of the lake to reach its home at L. If ...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 12:07am

Economics
Suppose Bill is on a low-carbohydrate diet. He can eat only three foods: Rice Krispies, cottage cheese, and popcorn. The marginal utilities for each food are tabulated below. Bill is allowed only 167 grams of carbohydrates daily. Rice Krispies, cottage cheese, and popcorn ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:11pm

Social Studies :)
2. The only Native Americans who successfully stayed on their land were the (1 point) Seminole. *** Sauk. Cherokee. Fox. 3. What act did the United States government pass in order to be able to move Native Americans off their land into Indian Territory? (1 point) Native ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:36pm

Business & Economics
For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,033; 5,652; 6,407; 7,201; 8,719; 11,154; 15,121. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 12,240 ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:22pm

econ
economics- what is the law called where cost of input increases so cost of output must increase (in order to keep max profit)
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 8:11am

Home Economics
1. How can disposal of fullness be done on the sleeve head?
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:24am

Home Economics
1. Differentiate between techniques and processes. 2. Give two examples of each after differentiating.
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 4:22am

math, economics
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by 1/2√q+m+√G, where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is sold by ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:55am

economics, math
Could you please help me with this problem: Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000−p. Suppose that, in order to increase production, the government...
Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:50am

math
If a new home can be constructed for $160,000, what is the opportunity cost of federal defense spending, measured in terms of private housing? (Assume a defense budget of $700 billion.)
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 10:46am

economics
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by 1/2 √q+m+√G, where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is sold by...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 4:56am

economics
Consider the problem of a rational consumer with an experienced utility function given by 8√x+m. Let p=$1 p/unit denote the market price of good x. Suppose that, initially, the firm selling the good matches his purchases as follows: for every x units that he buys, he ...
Sunday, March 23, 2014 at 4:50am

Economics HELP PLEASE!!!!
Can someone please help me with a hint to solve this problem?? I'm struggling really hard with this. "Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given by 1000&#...
Friday, March 21, 2014 at 2:33pm

History8
George Washington enjoy the comforts of home at Valley Forge. I guess what im asking is Im confused, was Valley forge a comfort to G.W. and his men? thankies all, love ya peace <3
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 10:45pm

Language arts help!!
1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. 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—...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8:20pm

Math economics HELP!!!
Can someone please help me with a hint to solve this problem?? I'm struggling really hard with this. Thanks!!! "Consider an oligopolistic market with two firms. Each of them produces using a cost function given by c(q)=q^2. The aggregate demand in the market is given ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 6:05pm

Language Art (Please Check)
1.C But mama told me never mind.She said i didnt need a bracelet to remember laurie,just as i didnt need anything to remember pap or our home in berkeley or all the people and things we loved and had left behind What is the main idea of this passage? A. When you lose something...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 3:13pm

Payroll Accounting
Julie Whiteweiler made $930 this week. Only social security (fully taxable) and federal income taxes attach to her pay. Whiteweiler contributes $100 each week to her company's 401(k) plan and has $25 put into her health savings account (nonqualified) each week. Her ...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 2:45pm

Computer
Home work:- Write a program to read 5 records consists of first name, last name, id and grade. Assign the grade according to the following specifications: 0<g<= 50 F 50<g<=60 D 60< g<= 70 C 70<g<=90 B 90<g <=100 A Use Stringtokenizer and buffering...
Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 12:49pm

Economics
Which of the following is not a factor of production? A. Capital B. Goods and Services C. Labor D. Land
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 10:29am

help i have no idea!!!!!!
2.The distance between Jill's home and her school is 400 meters. She walked 1m/s for five minutes. How many meters does she still have to travel to reach her school?
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 5:49pm

help i have no idea!!!!!!
1.It took Jack 4 hours to drive from his house to the beach at a speed of 45km/h. If he takes 5 hours to make the return trip home,what will his speed be?
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 5:45pm

Floral design
During April, a customer asks you to create an arrangement for an invalid friend who must stay at home for five more days. The invalid friend loves flowers, especially fragrant ones. The amount the customer is willing to spend on the arrangement for this dear friend is so high...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 3:04pm

LA pls help!!!
1. What is one similarity between the opening paragraphs of "America the Not-So-Beautiful" and "A Glimpse of Home"? #1 point# Both authors share a personal experience. Both authors appeal to the readers' emotions. Both authors identify themselves as ...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 9:53am

intro to comp
You need to install an operating system on a computer that will be sharing files for the company employees. You estimate there will be as many as 15 users accessing these files at one time. Which operating system below is ideally suited for this machine? A. Windows 8 Home 64-...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 10:34pm

Algebra
Fiona and camila took a load of peaches to the farmers market. During the first hour , they sold 1/2 of the peaches plus 1/2 of a peach. In the second hour, they sold 1/3 of the remaining peaches plus 1/3 of a peach. In the third hour , they so,d 1/4 of what was left and 3/4 ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 10:28pm

help ms sue lang arts
For Questions 1–6, read the play excerpt below and answer the questions that follow. 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 ...
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 7:04pm

math
Eddie walked 3/4 miles from his home to the park then walked 2/4 miles from the park to the library which distances is shorter
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 4:14pm

economics
The Law of Large Numbers explains why it is unlikely that the actuarially fair premium for an insurance policy will be the same for a small start-up firm as it will be for a large employer such as a university. True or False
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 1:44am

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