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Math
what is the minimum distance (in feet) that a batter runs after hitting a home run at Yankee Stadium? Is it the same minimum distance at citi field (formerly Shea Stadium)? Is it the same at all professional ball parks?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 10:43pm

Economics
1. The law of diminishing returns implies that at some output level: a) Marginal cost must fall b) Average total cost must diminish c) profit increases d) Marginal cost must rise e) Total cost must fall 2. The vertical distance between total cost curve and total variable cost ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 8:56pm

news/english
still struggling with impact/significance An estranged daughter and her husband start a family shoot out at her parents’ mobile home in rural Pennsylvania leaving everyone except the woman’s father dead. John Frew allegedly shot and killed attackers Josephine and ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 5:26pm

Economics
Research it. https://www.google.com/search?q=irration​al+economic+decision&rlz=1C1AVSX_enUS414​US423&oq=irrational+economic+decision&aq​s=chrome..69i57j0.1026j0&sourceid=chrome​&espvd=210&es_sm=122&ie=UTF-8#es_sm=122&​q=nine+co+by+nine+west
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:32pm

Economics
is Nine co by nine west a name brand store?
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:29pm

Economics
ok :)
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:24pm

Economics
It's your turn now. I have no idea what news story had an effect on YOUR behavior.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:23pm

Economics
Give at least one example of a news story that has influenced consumers desires or affected consumer behavior. Describe the effect it had on your consumer behavior.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 2:21pm

8th Grade Health
1) Marcia is learning to perform a back handspring for the first time at her gymnastics class. One beginning principle necessary for a safe and successful performance of this skill is to practice the movement (1point) At full speed immediately to feel how your body reacts. In ...
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:55pm

Economics
YW
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:55pm

Economics
thx
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:55pm

Economics
I'm not usually susceptible to advertising. However, one hot summer day as I was driving across state, a McDonald's billboard advertising a cold mocha drink, caught my eye. I couldn't get it out of my mind, so I stopped at the next McDonald's and bought one.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:51pm

Economics
Give at least one example of a form of advertising that influences consumer behavior — that is, advertising that persuades people to buy a good or service that otherwise would not have purchased.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 1:48pm

Economics
You're welcome.
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 12:40pm

Economics
thx for your help
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 12:39pm

Economics
going into debt for luxuries
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 12:34pm

Economics
initiating a war companies that skimp on employee's benefits buying an expensive car when you can only afford an inexpensive car
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 12:34pm

Economics
Example of one irrational economic decision
Monday, September 30, 2013 at 12:31pm

Basic Biomechanics
This looks more like economics than biomechanics. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biomechanic​s
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 12:03pm

Math
Hi Ya-Ping!Well, I made that suggestion, ansumisg (based upon your post) that you've already done all the pre-calculus course work. (In Chinese, I'm guessing?) If you've had all those classes elsewhere, then why hold back? (Unless maybe you didn't do that well ...
Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 8:36am

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Are you home schooled?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 9:20pm

math/economics
given Q-80=10P and Q-10P=0 what is the demand and supply curve?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 6:46pm

economics
given Q-80=10P and Q-10P=0 what is the demand and supply curve?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 6:12pm

Social Studies
What is one way that the people have changed the environment in parts of West and Central Africa? a. They have made all of the land arable b. They have cut down trees faster than they can grow back c. They do not use any land for farming d. They use all of the land for mining ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 1:14pm

U.S. and Global Economics
Those questions seem pretty obvious to me. Please look up words that you are not 100% sure of here: http://www.dictionary.com or http://www.answers.com Then let us know what your SPECIFIC questions are.
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:58pm

U.S. and Global Economics
#1 My 2013 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Premium is a fairly major purchase decision I’ve made in my lifetime. I bought it because I could afford it (it was used), I wanted a car and I thought this one was appropriate for me. My parents opened a bank for me when I was young and put ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:12pm

U.S. and Global Economics
What you write for 2, 3, and 4 depends heavily on what you wrote for 1. What did you write for question 1?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:09pm

U.S. and Global Economics
I'm in need of help really bad. I been sitting here( I got a serious butt ache) trying to figure out this answers and I only got question one. Plz at least explain these questions to me. I would highly appreciate it. :) you don't need to explain # 1 I got the answer. 1...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 12:05pm

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 11 percent. Chip’s variable cost ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 8:03am

math
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 11 percent. Chip’s variable cost ...
Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 7:58am

Economics
Suppose that there are 1,000 hot-pretzel stands operating in Toronto. Each stand has the usual U-shaped average total cost curve. Both the market demand curve and the supply curve for pretzels are linear, and the market for pretzels is in long-run competitive equilibrium. a) ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:20am

Economics
Much of the demand for U.S. agricultural output has come from other countries. In 1998, the total demand for wheat was Q = 3244 – 283 P. Of this, total domestic demand was QD = 1700 – 107 P, and domestic supply was QS = 1944 + 207 P. Suppose the export demand (the ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:19am

psychology
After Kate's visit to Paris, her memories about what she saw and learned were influenced by music in the background, by the comments of her traveling companion, and by the light reflecting off the Seine, reminding Kate of her childhood home on the banks of the Wabash. ...
Friday, September 27, 2013 at 8:34am

Language Arts
1) Which sentence describes setting? (1point) As much as it saddened her, the first thing Nan had to do was leave her beloved family home. Marcy wanted to go to dance, but Rob’s treatment of her that day gave her second thoughts. Steve was fairly short, with glasses and ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 12:36pm

U.S. Government and Economics
You're very welcome!
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:24am

U.S. Government and Economics
okay i got the full answer i'm about to submit it to my teacher thanks you helped out a lot
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 8:14am

U.S. Government and Economics
Here's an example of advertising that turns some people away from buying some awesome (and expensive!) products. Abercrombie & FItch makes terrific clothes that last a LONG time ... but there are many people who refuse to buy A&F products because their ads and displays in ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:56am

U.S. Government and Economics
ok :), i like sandals and ankle boots the design in the advertising is beautiful
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:44am

U.S. Government and Economics
The shoe example is OK. Are you referring to trainers, boots, sandals, or what?? How does the advertising affect your decision to buy or not? (This is not wrong; you just need to be more specific.) You're getting there ... but you need more detail and specificity. If you&#...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:41am

U.S. Government and Economics
yeah, that makes total sense. i would look for the quality, design, and reputation thanks alot
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:41am

U.S. Government and Economics
Those are WAY too general!! List three criteria for the type you will choose ... Would you want a sports car, an SUV, a pickup truck, a compact car, a hybrid car or truck, or what? Is high fuel efficiency important to you? Do you care what color it is? and two ways the ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:38am

U.S. Government and Economics
or could i say; I've chosen the product footwears since i'm fond of collecting it. The three criteria is durability, style and quality. Producers decision can influence me in the way of their advertising of that certain product the market status of that product.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:32am

U.S. Government and Economics
- great speed - great quality brand is that what criteria means as in examples
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:30am

U.S. Government and Economics
It'd be easier to deal with a car or a bicycle, rather than some kind of food. What would you write about a car you'd be interested in buying?
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:25am

U.S. Government and Economics
I need someone to help me and explain this question. Every time I put thought into it, i just get confused. Choose a product that you are interested in buying. List three criteria for the type you will choose and two ways the producer's decisions might influence you. could...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:12am

physics
A baseball player slams a fastball towards left field. The ball is hit 1.00 m above the plate at an initial velocity of 36.0 m/s at a 30 degree angle above the horizontal. The left field wall is 113 m away and is 3.00 m high. Is this a home run shot or not?.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:55am

physics
A baseball player slams a fastball towards left field. The ball is hit 1.00 m above the plate at an initial velocity of 3.0 m/s at a 30 degree angle above the horizontal. The left field wall is 113 m away and is 3.00 m high. Is this a home run shot or not?.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:54am

U.S. Government and Economics
Thx, I appreciate it.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:47am

U.S. Government and Economics
Farmers Ranchers Seamstresses and tailors Shoemakers Welders Carpenters ...
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:41am

U.S. Government and Economics
I need two examples of someone being a producer I know producers produce goods and services, but I can't think of any examples. Help plz.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 6:22am

Early Childhood Literacy
A family-teacher study meeting should NOT include: A. classes on setting up a home library. B. information about the importance of play. C. a “make it/take it” class on homemade reading materials.D. a teacher-parent conference.
Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 1:43am

Customer Service
1. When working with a patient who is visually impaired its good idea to A. Speak in a louder tone of voice so that a person always knows who is addressing him or her. B. Refrain from describing things to him or her this may remind the person of his or her visual impairment. C...
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 12:01pm

Economics
1) In using regression analysis for making predictions what are the assumptions involved. 2 What is a simple linear regression model? 3) What is a scatter diagram method?
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 6:17am

Economics
Please help explain A manufacturer of motorcycle batteries has a plant capacity of 100,000 per year. Overhead costs are $500,000 per year. Variable costs are $10 per unit. Sales have been running at 50,000 per year at a wholesale price of $25 each. Recently, a large department...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 11:30pm

Child day care management
Does that mean they were left home alone for 72 consecutive hours or more? What are your choices? What is your answer?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:46pm

Child day care management
A2006 survey stated that youngsters ages 12-17 who were left home three or more days
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:36pm

Economics
I believe the answer is A
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 2:55pm

Economics
What prediction is shared by the neutrality of money and the natural rate hypothesis (NRH)?
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 12:52pm

Social Studies
I think it should 10 to 17 because there are some pretty young kids out there that can and would commit a minor to serious offense depending on their upbringing and home setting. At 18 your now by law considered an adult and now fully responsible for your actions. You should ...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 8:31am

4th grade math
My son came home with the same math problems tonight. I happened to Google the whole question and found this.
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 10:02pm

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 2:38pm

economics
If trade occurs between Francia and Galacia, which nation should export what product? Why?
Monday, September 23, 2013 at 1:32pm

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
To get the distance, use the distance formula: d = sqrt((x2 - x1)^2 + (y2 - y1)^2) Assuming the point where the home lies is at the origin (0,0), thus the beach lies at (120, -30). Substituting, d = sqrt((120 - 0)^2 + (-30 - 0)^2) d = sqrt(14400 + 900) d = sqrt(15300) d = 123....
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 10:28pm

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
http://www.edf.org/climate/how-cap-and-t​rade-works
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 8:33pm

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
early ads here, they didn't post http://tobacco.stanford.edu/tobacco_main​/images.php?token2=fm_st042.php&token1=f​m_img1055.php&theme_file=fm_mt013.php&th​eme_name=Women%27s%20Cigarettes&subtheme​_name=Marlboro
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 1:48pm

economics
I am always reminded of Marlboro cigarettes. Early days: for independent women. Look at all picture icons of ads. Sales were dismal. Later days: https://www.google.com/search?q=Marlboro​+cigarettes+advertising+men&client=firef​ox-a&hs=JJ6&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:...
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 1:46pm

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
High supply, therefore low prices.
Friday, September 20, 2013 at 11:19am

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

Home School. PLEASE HELP ME!!
Pennfoster exam 026033 1A-2C-3C-4A-5C-6A-7B-8C-9A-10C-11D-12B-1​3A-14A-15B-16C-17C-18B-19C-20A
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:36am

Introduction to Occupational Thearpy
4. Homemaking activities would fall under which one of the following AdL A. work B. self-care C. recreation D. home maintenance (My Answer is A)
Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 10:25am

Math
Mickey lives 35 miles away from his grandparents'home.His aunt Roz lives 24 miles farther than his grandparents.How far does Mickey live from his aunt Roz?
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 6:11pm

Economics
ok, got it, can you explain the other questions too? thanks a lot
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 9:57pm

Economics
ok, got it, can you explain the other questions too? thanks a lot
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 9:22pm

Economics
All of these questions ask about your experiences. The first question asks what big thing you have bought. Why did you buy it? Did you borrow money to buy it? Or did you save money to buy it?
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:52pm

Economics
Can you give me the answers to these questions? I don't know English well so I'm getting confused with the questions
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:16pm

Economics
How would you like us to help you with this assignment???
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:36pm

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
Please see the Related Questions below.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 3:04pm

MGT 496 Research Project I
You may have to search and research, but once you learn some good sources and methods, you should have success. In addition to searching on the Internet, you also need to make best friends with the reference librarian(s) in your local or college library. Libraries these days ...
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 2:52pm

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

News
The story is significant because it points out the need for adequate insurance. The impact is that many homeowners may now add flood insurance to their home owners' policy.
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 10:44pm

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

Latin
You're probably up through first and second declensions, right? Adjectives will match the endings on the nouns they modify. 1st decl = http://econrad.net/latin/ln1.html 2nd decl = http://econrad.net/latin/ln2.html First declension endings on adjectives -- always feminine: ...
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 4:58pm

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

Finance
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 10:52am

economics
where the hell is the solution?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 11:39pm

economics
Lucy
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 11:13pm

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