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Social studies
Louisiana is home to a variety of cultural groups. Identify four cultural groups found in the state and describe how each has influenced Louisiana.
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 4:15am

Math
Steve mcspoke left home on his bike traveling at 18km/hr. Steve's brother set out 2 hours later , following the same route, TRAVELING 54 per hour. How long did brother have to travel to catch up with Steve?
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 8:49pm

Economics
A person is willing to pay $50 per visit for physical therapy, but she pays $35 per visit. This person receives a consumer surplus of $85 per visit.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 7:21pm

Math
The population of New York doubles during the workday. At the end of the workday, the population decreases by half. If the population in New York City is roughly 4,000,000 people before rush hour, and the morning rush hour lasts 3 hours, what would be the population if the ...
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 9:54pm

Geometry
A family vacationed at a beach 120 mi east and 30 mi south of their home. Find the distance and the direction from their home to the beach.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 9:54pm

Economics
Could you please elaborate on Cap and Trade? How could we use it for companies to limit their air pollutants?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:24pm

MATH
Bob drove to the store( a distance fo 10.5) miles at ana average speed of 35 mile per hours. On the way home, he got stuck in traffic, and he only averaged 15 miles per hour along the same route. What was his average speed for the round trip ?
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 7:33pm

economics
Discuss the role of advertising in product differentiation and the intent of advertising in altering the firm’s demand curve.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:10pm

Economics - History
For each event explain how the event would affect price, supply and demand of the product listed: Two days before Thanksgiving the market has many unsold turkeys. Drought forces ranchers to rush their cattle to market.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:25am

Polynomials check my answer please
I need help bad i been doing this homework since i got home at 4:00 and am stuck on this problem. X -1 : X-2 =sum (x+1)+(x-2)=(x+x+1-2) diff (x+1)-(x-2)=(x-x-1-2) Product (x-1)(x-2)=(x^2-1)
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:57pm

Economics
1) Give an example of a fairly major purchasing decision you've made in your lifetime. How did you justify the purchase? How did you prepare for it financially once you decided to make the purchase? 2) What aspects of your decision-making process fit the description of a ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:24pm

home economics
list and discuss the branches of home economic
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:16pm

Social Studies
According to the law of demand, low prices serve mostly as a ________ for buyers. a) supply b) reward c) substitute d) penalty Is it b? In economics, what is a substitute? a) a good or service that is more expensive than the one the buyer first wanted b) a good or service that...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 10:32am

math
Mr Ernst leaves home at noon, traveling at 50 mph. His loving wife leaves at 1 pm with a briefcase that Mr. Ernst forgot. How fast must his wife drive to catch him by 5 pm?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:03pm

statistics
Based on published real estate research, 65% of homes for sale have garages, 20% have swimming pools, and 18% have both features. i. Given that a home for sale has a garage, what’s the probability that it also has a pool
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 6:08pm

romanticism
which of the following would most likely be an appealing topic for an american romantic writer? a description of how to hold a seance a factual account of a man who dies while building his frontier home a journal article the nature of being an american a story of a tormented ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 6:02pm

statistics
You and your friend decide to get your cars inspected. You are informed that 70% of cars pass inspection. If the event of your car’s passing is independent of your friend’s car: iii. What is the probability that both of the cars pass inspection (6 points)? a. 60% b. ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 5:32pm

FIN
Question 2 Archer Daniels Midland Company is considering buying a new farm that it plans to operate for 10 years. The farm will require an initial investment of $12.00 million. This investment will consist of $2.00 million for land and $10.00 million for trucks and other ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:53am

Economics/Business
Our large companies seem to be largely run by hired managers who work for salaries and who are not owner-entrepreneurs. How then do we get the profit motive into large companies?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 8:42am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What happened in the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001, and who was believed to be responsible? 2). How did the United States respond to the attacks? My answers to these questions are the following: 1). On the morning of September 11th, 2001, ...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8:52pm

Economics
Who has an unlimited checking account with the US Treasurer that enables them to write all the checks they want without regard to having funds in the bank?
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 8:59am

Finance
Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 91 percent as high if the price is raised 18 percent. Chip’s variable cost ...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12:20pm

College algebra
Allison drove home at 58 mph, but her brother Austin, who left at the same time, could drive at only 40 mph. When Allison arrived, Austin still had 108 miles to go. How far did Allison drive?
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12:05am

Geometry
Kristen lives directly east of the park. The football field is directly south of the park. The library sits on the line formed between Kristen’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 ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:35pm

Psych-Ms Sue
Could you check my answers? Thanks. 1.Studies show that there are no significant differences between mother child play and father child play with infants under 12 months of age? True, because they are too young to tell. 2. In home day care is always preferable to out of home ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 7:51pm

Social Studies
What is one benefit of trade? Prices go up for luxury goods from abroad. People have access to more goods and services. Workers may make goods to be sold in other countries Consumers can choose to buy goods made closer to home Is it the third one?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:46am

Propoganda: Geo8
According to propaganda, what would happen for women who aided the war effort? I know it isnt that they would help their sons come home. is it that they would earn more rights?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 7:11pm

Social Studies
Which sentence best tells the effect of scarcity on economics? A. Scarcity shapes decisions about how to distribute goods. B. Because resources are scarce consumers buy fewer goods. C. Scarcity makes people work harder to make more money. D. The existence of scarce resources ...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:47pm

Home Economics
What are the names of cookery terms applied to conduction, convection and radiation?
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 10:39pm

economics
You are the manager of a firm that receives revenues of $40,000 per year from product X and $90,000 per year from product Y. The own price elasticity of demand for product X is -1.5, and the cross-price elasticity of demand between product Y and X is -1.8. How much will your ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 2:07pm

Math
How do you do it?- Income tax, social security, and union dues are deducted from Paul Rawling's earnings. His grss pay (total earnings) is $440 per week. If 1/4 of his pay is deducted, what is Mr. Rawling's net pay (take-home pay)?
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 5:22pm

physics
A commuting student leaves home and drives to school at an average speed of 42.0 km/h. After 20.0 min he realizes that he has forgotten his homework and returns home to get it at the same average speed. It takes 7.0 min to find the report, after which the trip to school 42.0 ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 4:22pm

math
If I sold a home for $200,000 after living in it for 13 years and I had $166,000 costs in it, including cost of construction and real estate fees what interest rate did I earn on the property? ... Just simple figure not counting cost of living changes, etc.
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 10:58am

math
Fran Mallory is married, claims five withholding allowances, and earns $3,500 (gross) per month. In addition to Federal income tax (FIT), social security, and Medicare withholding, Fran pays 2.1% state income tax, and ½% for state disability insurance (both based on her...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 8:39pm

physics
In a game against the White Sox, baseball pitcher Nolan Ryan threw a pitch measured at 34.4 m/s. If it was 18.4 m from Nolan's position on the pitcher's mound to home plate, how long did it take the ball to get to the batter waiting at home plate? Treat the ball's ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 5:57pm

Social Studies
A shopper choosing a new oven for his home would likely make a decision based on a scarcity of which of the following? a) money b) time c) stores d) space I think it is d.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:18pm

social studies
1. Explain two ways in which sectionalism caused conflict or tension in the United States during the early 1800s. Then explain how sectionalism affects economics and politics in the United States today. 2. which was more of a priority in presindents lincolns reconstruction ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 3:33pm

Algebra
Allison drove home at 68 mph but her brother who left at the same time could only drive at 54 mph. When Allison arived, her brother still had 84 miles to go. How far did Allison drive?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 1:52pm

physics
a man leaves the garrage in his house and drives to a neigbouring town which is twenty kilometres away from his house on sight-seeing. he returns home to his garrag two hours after. what is his average velocity from in home in km/h?
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 5:27pm

Math
4 accounting majors, 2 economics majors and 3 marketing majors have an interview for5 different positions with a large company. Find the number of dfferent ways that 5 of these could be hired. 4 accounting majors must be hired first then the final position may be chosen from ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 9:18pm

Economics
1. Illustrate the following using demand and supply graphs. a) The market price of a basic digital cell phone fell due to increased production. b) In 2002, unusually bad weather caused a reduction in the cranberry harvest causing the prices to increase from $22 to $25 for a ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 9:44pm

economics
explain how and why this affects the quantity of ice cream cones demanded by consumers.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:35pm

economics
explain why you are willing to supply the most bicycles at the highest price.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 8:32pm

budgeting
Emilio is employed as full-time mechanic in the service department of an auto dealer. In his spare time, he draws political cartoons and sells them to the weekly newspaper in his home town. He is paid $35 for each cartoon, which amounts to an additional $1,820. The newspaper ...
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 12:38pm

home economics
pls i need the three main branches of home economics and explain one
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 5:43pm

Grammer Please hurry please
Identify the words that correctly complete the following sentence. If none of the choices are correct, choose "none of the above." In a sentence with a compound verb, each verb (Points : 1) may have a different subject must have the same subject may not have helping ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 12:57pm

home economics
is the any welfare or subsidy payment that should be reviewed or added?
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 4:33pm

Economics
Suppose we established a $10,000 fine for water pollution. Would some companies still find that polluting was economical?
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 9:39pm

economics
explain about administered pricing policy.
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 2:09am

home economics
what does the South African government not providing enough welfare or subside to the poor under priviledged
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 4:05pm

American Goverment
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was NOT _____. the location the 1787 Constitutional Convention. the city where the Declaration of Independence was signed the childhood home of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams an important city in colonial America 22. For the first eleven years of ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:27pm

Finance
1. Briarcrest Condiments is a spice-making firm. Recently, it developed a new process for producing spices. The process requires new machinery that would cost $2,218,246. have a life of five years, and would produce the cash flows shown in the following table. Year Cash Flow 1...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 7:41pm

Finance
Can you show me how to solve these problems? PLEASE!!! I can't figure out how to solve these. :-( 1.Briarcrest Condiments is a spice-making firm. Recently, it developed a new process for producing spices. The process requires new machinery that would cost $1,953,490. have ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 3:19pm

Managerial Economics
Can someone please help me solve this equation: Qs=1,050 and Qd=2000-2.5P. Solve for the equilibrium price 'P'
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 11:28am

home work
how i know the number of digits in each number
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 2:41am

English
1. What is the name for the head of an orphanage? 2. What is the name for the head of an nursery school? 3. What is the name for the head of a day-care center? 4. What is the name for the head of a senior center? 5. What is the name for the head of a nursing home? (Which one ...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 9:29pm

ECONOMICS
PLEASE HELP ME I NEED THIS ASAP The question is -tourism has the potential to increase employment opportunities and real income per capita. however ,crime is a major inhibiting factor in the growth of this industry.- discuss tourism as a factor facing obstacles towards ...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:46pm

English
1. I want to do volunteer work at a nursing home. 2. I want to do volunteer work in a nursing home. (Which preposition should we use? Are both OK?) 3. I want to do volunteer work at an orphanage because I want to take care of orphans who are helpless. 4. I want to do volunteer...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 2:17am

economics
Under what condition is ppf linear rather than bowed out?
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 12:47pm

economics
the south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to poor and underpriviledge?
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 12:12pm

Economics
Consider the demand curve q = 100-2p. Starting from an initial price of 10, suppose the price increases by 5%. How much will the quantity demanded change by (in percent)?
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 7:41am

English
Would you name facilities or organizations where orphans, elderly people, very young children are cared for? For example, a senior center, a nursing home, etc. Would you let me know the websites where we can find many kinds of such organizations and their definitions? Thank ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:29am

math
On a 9-hour trip home from winter break, Mary was forced to drive on a stretch of highway that had a lot of construction. At first she had to go 55 miles per hour for a certain amount of time, but then she was able to go 65 miles per hour for the rest of the trip and in total ...
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 9:18pm

economics
What are examples of the labor, capital, land, and entrepreneurship of a factor market?
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 2:26pm

economics
what is the south african government providing and to whom?
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 9:33am

PM
What is a home builders sample work package
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 7:00pm

economics
In the simple economics of a competitive market price increases under which condition?
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 5:25pm

Economics
Explain the statement “scarcity may be the single most significant word in the field of economics.”
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 7:47am

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 3:46pm

business studies.Accounting,economics
i have a problem with choosing a career
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 7:48am

Economics
There are 1,000 hot dog stands in Chicago at any given moment. Due to health concerns, a significant number of families move out of the city. Would there be a shift in the demand curve, the supply curve, or both? I'm thinking that if this significant number moves out of ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 5:17am

home economics
Ten careers in Clothing and Textile.
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 5:28pm

home economics
Explian craft
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 5:36am

BUSINESS CAPSTONE
You are a marketing manager interviewing for a new job at several different firms simultaneously. You expect to be asked the same questions in each interview dealing with what you think are some good new marketing opportunities for each firm to pursue. You know that being well...
Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 11:40am

French
How would I say, "I love it here, like my second home" in French
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 4:20pm

Finance
Problem 12.24 Your answer is incorrect. Try again. Chip’s Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each bottle of Snake-Bite for $20, then the demand for the product will be 15,000 bottles per year, whereas sales will be 94 percent as high if the ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 2:47pm

Theories of Child Development
Which of the following is most likely to be a result of a school-age child left unattended at home? A. Obesity B. Loss of friendships C. Inability to complete homework assignments D. Psychological harm My answer is D Can someone check my answer.
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 11:57am

ECE311 Early childhood curriculum
1.A teacher working with a dual-language learner should __________ a.speak to the DLL child even if the child does not respond. b.use different phrases in English with the same meaning so the DLL gets overall greater exposure to English. c.encourage the family to only speak ...
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 9:51pm

veterinary technician
1. in the keyword search on EDSeek's home page, enter the following statements: 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? A:diary B:book review C:report D:article
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 6:17pm

Economics
Sometimes, a bidder on a work contract may bid lower than what would maximize his/her profit from the contract and the reason for that is to create goodwill (to increase expected future business from the buyer). How would you value the goodwill that is obtained in this way?
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 10:14am

Economics
Sometimes, a bidder on a work contract may bid lower than what would maximize his/her profit from the contract and the reason for that is to create goodwill (to increase expected future business from the buyer). How would you value the goodwill that is obtained in this way?
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 3:27pm

Writing
Prompt: Many communities are considering adopting curfews for high school students. Some educators and parents favor curfews because they believe it will encourage students to focus more on their homework and make them more responsible. Others feel curfews are up to families...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 1:50am

economics
discuss tourism as a factor facing obstacles to contributing towards economic development in south africa
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 1:10pm

economics
he following is a cost function for clinic visits in a small inner city clinic: Quantity of Visits Total Cost per Week 0 $10 1 15 2 25 3 45 4 75 5 115 6 165 If the price per visit is given to be $25, at what level of visits will the maximum profit position be? What are the ...
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 9:51pm

home, school, and community
which one of the following statements is NOT true when a partnership is created between a parent and a teacher a. parents are cpable of making major contributions to rheir childs education b.teachers share responsibility and pwer c. teachers inform parents,who are peripheral ...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 3:35pm

Math
The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 1:20pm

Math
The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 8:31am

Math
The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 6:52pm

english
Change correct the following sentences for subject-verb agreement tense and fragments. Going home now, how I wish I could get there before it start to rain.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 3:37pm

economics
is african government provide enough welfare?
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 3:41pm

home economics
is south african government providing enough welfare or subsidy to the poor and underprivilaged?
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 2:32pm

Ehglish
How would you analyze an audience for the topic: Should regulations for home schools be changed?
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11:19pm

Math (probability)
Real Estate ads suggest that 50% of homes for sale have garages, 24% have swimming pools, and 11% have both. If a home for sale has a garage, what's the probability that it has a pool too? Write as a decimal.
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 3:31pm

Psychology
One of the interesting aspects of family therapy is the "system" or roles which are assumed by family members. A good example would be _______________. 
A. the​ father sometimes comes home late
 B. the mother has difficulty making ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 12:22pm

Psychology
Nelda is fearful of public places and has managed to stay "at home" for the last three years. She and her therapist have developed a strategy. During the first week, she will go to the front door and open it and look outside. If she can remain calm, the goal for the ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 12:19pm

psychology
Nelda is fearful of public places and has managed to stay "at home" for the last three years. She and her therapist have developed a strategy. During the first week, she will go to the front door and open it and look outside. If she can remain calm, the goal for the ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 6:44pm

economics
what are the costs and consequences of providing the subsidies and welfare?
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 3:36pm

english
Need Help.Please and Thanks. Read each of the following topic sentences, create your own topic sentence that expresses something about your particular opinion on the subject. Example: Topic sentence provided: When I have free time, I like to relax with a good movie or book. ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 11:29am

English
In the following sentence, is it correct to use came or went, in a situation when a person is talking to his/her friend? "After I came/went to David's house, I noticed that there wasn't anybody home."
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:35pm

Grammatical Errors
Please check to see if I have made any grammatical errors or if my sentence structure is off on the paper below: Running Head: MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project Natashia Johnson Keiser University MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project I chose the product Banana ...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8:31am

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