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Posts by Leslie

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Math
A person deposited $500 in a savings account that pays 5% annual interest that is compounded yearly. At the end of the 10 years, how much money will be in the savings account?
August 19, 2011

Math
Olivia run the 200 meter dash in 24 different track meets. what is the total number of meters that olivia has run during track meets?
August 19, 2011

math
List the ages of two people in your life, one older than you and one younger than you. It would be best if the younger person was 15 years of age or younger. Find the prime factorizations of your age and the other two persons’ ages. Show your work listed by name and age. ...
August 16, 2011

algebra
variable to represent one quantity and second a theater sold 220 more adult tickets than childrens tickets
July 30, 2011

Med terms
Afonia-Aphonia (?) Aphonia is the loss of voice and would make sense in this report. I'm not sure why people keep suggesting pneumonia.
July 12, 2011

Spanish
10. They used to leave home early. (salir) a)salían b)salió c)saliban d)salieron I got A. Is that correct?
June 22, 2011

statistics
The revenue Commissioners Ireland conducted a contest for promotion. The ages of the unsuccessful applicants are given below. Some of the applicants who were unsuccessful in getting a promotion charged that the competition involved discrimination based on age. treat the data ...
June 19, 2011

SCI207 Depencdence of Man
Air pollution often originates in one state or country but causes health and crop damage in other areas. For example, mercury from Midwestern power plants is harming plants, water, and health in eastern states. How should states, or countries, negotiate the costs of ...
June 14, 2011

Geology science
which type of volcanic material is usually present at violent eruptions?
June 4, 2011

Statistics
The following linear equation, y = b0 + b1x, is a regression line with y-intercept b0 and slope b1. Define These Terms 1) correlation coefficient 2) Linear regression equation
May 19, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
Just can't let it go - ha, ha, just re-checked Google to put the word deep vein thrombosis in my word list and I was Wrong - deep vein thrombosis and deep vein thrombosis are the same thing! Answer would only be thrombosis and venous is an adjective like you suggested. You...
May 14, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
Thank You Writeacher and others at Jiskha - you are Awesome - I got 96% on my Exam - should really have been 98-100% but that is computers and not being able to take it up with a Teacher. Wrong ones: Identify the simple subject and simple predicate. Question: The elderly ...
May 14, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
Identify the simple subject and simple predicate in each sentence. There are children waiting in the lobby. Simple subject: = children simple predicate = are waiting (asked yesterday and you said - * was waiting *) wondering if you meant are waiting because *are* is used in ...
May 14, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
Carelessness gets you every time! If you look I put in the correct letter- g. but wrote the wrong thing. on = preposition. Thank you again Writeacher - it has been a long week - started this module May 2 - and with Jiskha May 8th. I am going to submit the test tomorrow am - ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
My last set of Questions: Match the part of speech for each word. a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent ???? d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g. preposition h. conjunction 1. I read Moby Dick and Wuthering Heights last semester. a. read = f. verb b. last = d. adjective c. and = h. ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-Writeacher
Match the part of speech: a. noun b. pronoun c. antecedent (the noun (or nouns to which a pronoun refers) d. adjective e. adverb f. verb g.preposition h. conjunction 1. This stack of books is hers. a. This = d. adjective b. of = g. preposition c. books = a. noun 2. The doctor ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Yes, Yes, Yes - 'she' what did she do - went home Answer: went home (both words right?
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Last ones! Identify the simple subject and simple predicate in each. 1. After being examined and discharged, she went home. Answers: simple subject: she simple predicate: being examined (ask who was being examined to find the subject) 2. The consultation was billed to his HMO...
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Ust posted this question - caught it before I submit exam - should I use the answer for simple predicate: are waiting because in the sentence *are* is used instead of *was*? Thanks
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Identify the simple subject and simple predicate in each sentence. 1. The neurologice exam tested her Babinski reflex. Answer: simple subject: exam simple predicate: tested 2. There are children waiting in the lobby. Answer: simple subject: children simple predicate: waiting
May 13, 2011

grammar
I Googles thrombosis - found that besides venous thrombosis there is also deep vein thrombosis- Answer: keep the word venous simple subject: venous thrombosis
May 13, 2011

grammar
In my lessons it explains - find the simple predicate first. 'was treated' yes ask yourself the question Who or What was treated- ANSWER: venous thrombosis I believe you can leave out the word deep - ? that would be an adjective describing the above?
May 13, 2011

grammar
Identify the simple subject and simple predicate in each. The elderly patient's deep venous thrombosis was treated with Coumadin. Answer: 1. simple subject- patient's 2. simple predicate was treated ? is the answers more than one word?
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Choose the best answer: 1. (You're, Your) sister-in-law's car is parked in (its, it's)space. Answer: Your sister-in-law's car is parked in its space. 2. Four patients (was, were) sutured with 3-0 silk, and (its, it's) their responsibility to return for (...
May 13, 2011

Grammar
Choose the best answer. 1. (Your, You're) never going to let him borrow your tools again. Answer: You're ( You are never going to ... 2. (They're, Their) children (are, is) a shining example of (they're, their) belief system. Answer: Their children are a ...
May 13, 2011

grammar-punctuation
Correct the Punctuation by inserting periods, commas, and apostrophes. 1.Mr and Mrs Lopezs plane tickets incidentally were found in the lobby. Answer: Mr. and Mrs. Lopezs' plane tickets, incidentally were found in the lobby. 2. Look youve been unusually late all week and I...
May 13, 2011

grammar-punctuation
Correct the punctuation by inserting periods, commas, and apostrophes where and if appropriate. 1. We tested his hearing with whistles bells and horns. Answer: We tested his hearing with whistles, bells, and horns. 2. The serial 7's revealed in my opinion evidence of ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-Punctuation
How did I miss that - CARELESSNESS Answer: and a bandage to the patient's wound. Thanks - what would I do without you - by running my questions by you (and Ms.Sue) I am getting over 85% - which is awesome - the days of wanting 100% are over.
May 13, 2011

Grammar-Punctuation
Correct the punctuation by inserting periods, commas, & apostrophes where and if appropriate. 1. Dr Antons nurse applied hydrogen peroxide Neosporin and a bandage to the patients wound Answer: Dr. Anton's nurse applied hydrogen peroxide, Neosporin, and a bandage to the ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-again
Determine if the following sentences are: a. run-on b. fragment c. correct as is. 1. An appendectomy yesterday. Answer: b. fragment 2. When she felt better, the patient ate. Answer: c. correct as is 3. Her pain was evident on palpation the medication did not help even though ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
1. restoration = subject should it be The restoration appears to be excellent, I would write the sentence as follows: The restoration as well as the position of the hooks appears to be excellent. Which probably broke more rules! I am sure I am missing punctuation!
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
Match the Correct agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure error 1. The restoration appear to be excellent, as do the position of the hooks. ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
Answer #1 d. a modifier placement error The question must be asked WHO -
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
Match the correct type to agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure error 1. A small laceration was on the patient's ear that he received ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
1. answer is b - it is a subject/verb agreement error because the subject and the verb do not agree? The sentence just doesn't make any sense.
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
Match the correct type of agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure error 1. Although they seemed inflamed, the site of the previous craniectomy ...
May 13, 2011

Grammar-agreement errors
Match the correct type of agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure error 1. He complains of abdominal, neck, and chest pain as well as the need ...
May 13, 2011

GRAMMAR
Good Morning- Each of the following sentences has an agreement error in it. Match the correct type of agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure ...
May 13, 2011

grammar
Thank You so much Writeacher, Ms Sue and all the others - I really appreciate being able to bounce my answers off you - and I am pretty happy that I am getting over 85% on my own - and understanding it. This just proves that you can be out of school for awhile (won't say ...
May 12, 2011

grammar
Answer: I think for #3. it just sounds better to use the word me. I am finding that I am using flow of the sentence and common sense more than the rules - unless the 12+ years and College I have and "Life" gives me the correct answer 85% of the time.
May 12, 2011

grammar
Choose the best answer: 1. The L-1, along with the L-3 and L-4, ( show, shows, showing ) some sign of degeneration. Answer: show 2. She did not know (whom, who, whomever) to see about the recurrent congestion. Answer: who 3. The patient's physician contacted the ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Choose the best answer. 1. Histologic sections of the appendix (show, shows, showing) acute and chronic periappendicitis charaterized by a mixed acute and chronic inflammatory infiltrate on the serosal surface associated with hemorrhage, vascular congestion, and edema. Answer...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Choose the best answer: 1.The number of spurs ( 'is', 'are', 'am') not identifiable. Answer: are 2. One of the injection sites on the biceps ( seem, seems, seeming) inflamed. ANSWER: seems 3. Digital examination of the lungs ( reveals, reveal, revealing...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. a. Improving balance and coordination of the lower extremities, I gave him some exercises. b. These treatments consisted of balance and coordination exercises to improve balance and coordination of the lower ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. a. Presently he reports he is pain free and they deny any tingling or numbness in the right lower extremity. b. Presently he reports he is pain free and denies any tingling or numbness in her right lower extremity. c. ...
May 12, 2011

grammar
I am taking a Medical Transcription Course - and this is the grammar portion.
May 12, 2011

grammar
Answer: 'b' this answer is consistent with with the use of the word 'has' 'a' has had past tense - the addition of and there is no pain I can't even guess at this one - just by the flow of how it sounds - so I am missing out on the RULE! Please ...
May 12, 2011

grammar
Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. a. Patient has had no loss of consciousness, has no headache, and there is no pain in neck. b. Patient has had no loss of consciousness, has no headache, and has no pain in neck. c. Patient has had no loss of ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. a. The thumb was initially casted for 3 days and then has been splinted for 3 weeks. b. The thumb was initially casted for 3 days and then splinted for 3 weeks. c. The thumb was initially casted for 3 days and then had...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Select the sentence that does NOT have an agreement error. 1.a. After the walk he developed some sharp chest pains and was helped with a nitroglycerin tablet. b. After the walk he developed some sharp chest pains and apparently were with a nitroglycerin tablet. c. After the ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? we will send her to hematology so a full blood screen can be done, and then we will follow up with her next thursday. Answer: We will send her to Hematology so a full blood screen can be done, and then we will follow up with her next Thursday. Note...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? she had a test sometime in november at a walk-in clinic and it was negative. Answer: She had a test sometime in November at a walk-in clinic and it was negative.
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? she was in the south helping rebuild grace community center when a man cut his hand with a saw and she helped him stem the bleeding. Answer: She was in the South helping rebuild Grace Community Center when a man cut his hand with a saw and she ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? she fears she may have come in contact with hiv last fall when she was on a mission with her friend, reverend miller. Answer: She fears she may have come in contact with HIV last fall when she was on a mission with her friend, Reverend Miller.
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
Thanks again human immunodeficiency virus does not need to be capitalized - at least in medical transcription. Thanks - be back in a few hours
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? this patient is a black female of canadian descent who would like to be tested for human immunodeficiency virus. Answer: This patient is a black female of Canadian descent who would like to be tested for Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Thanks
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? she was able to take him home but should make an appointment with bethel pediatric group as soon as possible. Answer: She was able to take him home but should make an appointment with Bethel Pediatric Group as soon as possible.
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? we sent him immediately to radiology and will speak with mrs. farrel when she arrives. Answer: We sent him immediately to Radiology and will speak with Mrs. Farrel when she arrives. Note: there is a rule related to departments that is very unique to...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized? the child's mother was immediately contacted at general licensing, inc,. where she is employed. Answer: The child's mother was immediately contacted at General Licensing, Inc., where she is employed. thanks
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
Thank you for all the help, I got 90% on my exam - The answer for this one included emergency room being capitalized.
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized. the child was picked up by jefferson ambulance company and taken to general hospital emergency room. dr. hank was the first to see him. Answer: The child was picked up by Jefferson Ambulance Company and taken to General Hospital emergency room. Dr. ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
I just read the sentence to my husband and he picked up on Ford - he said, "You never read that one to me." Answer: Ford needs to be capitalized.
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
What should be capitalized. the child rode his bicycle to delaware street where an old model ford ran a stop sign and hit him. the accident occurred on may 8, last friday. Answer: The child rode his bicycle to Delaware Street where an old model ford ran a stopp sign and hit ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
Determine if the following words are capitalized correctly. If the capitalization and presentation is correct, leave the word as it is. If incorrect retype the word correctly. 1. cherokee 2. pepsi-cola 3. American dental association 4. ADA 5. wednesday 6. winter 7. halloween 8...
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
True or False 1. The sord South is always capitalized. Answer: False 2. The word doctor is capitalized if you are addressing the doctor as such, as in "Hello Doctor." Answer: True
May 12, 2011

Grammar-Capitalization
True or False 1. A direct quote never begins with a capital letter. Answer: False 2. You should capitalize proper names only if they are part of a quotation. Answer: False 3. Familiar titles, such as uncle, are capitalized when used with a proper name. Answer: True Thanks
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Yes I went with that before confirmation and it is the correct answer - Thank you so much I got 80% on the exam - a couple of questions were CARELESSNESS! The others will have to study.
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Clarification: spellling yes heart. Question: The work up revealed the surface was of no real concern at this time. Answer: work up needs to be one word because it is a noun. Change the sentence to: The workup revealed the surface was of no real concern at this time.
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Good morning Example: re: word work up The doctor will *work up* the cause of her abnormal hear rhythm. (verb) During his *workup* for this tumor, he was found to have an abdominal aortic aneurysm. (noun) Question: The work up revealed the surface was of no real concern at ...
May 12, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentence employ Correct use of Commas and apostrophes.True=correct False=wrong 1. The child was initially started on ceftriazone, but developed a rash and was therefore changed to chloramphenicol. Answer: TRUE nedd the comma there for the pause - but...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
As a run-on sentence - There could or should be a period after awakening so the question is False ( not correct use of commas because you can't just put them in a sentence The sentence has to have a subject and a predicate.
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentences employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes. True=correct False=wrong 1. The child was alert upon awakening, nonetheless we felt a full workup was best at this time. Answer: True Looks good to me - flows nice.
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Yes - Thank you for the above chart
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentences employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes.True=correct False=wrong 1. The wound was copiously irrigated with normal saline, and the musosal flap was replaced to its appropriate position. Answer: I think the comma is ok - but shouldn...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentence employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes.TRUE=correct FALSE=wrong 1. The infant's first dextrose stick after delivery was 23; howeveer, the child drank 1 oz of formula, and the repeat dextrose stick 1/2 hour later was 63. Answer...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Answer: on a plural possessive the apostrophe would go on the outside ex. several-months' therefore still making this sentence FALSE. Just found something in my notes that would now totally make this above sentence TRUE! *If you have a business or an organization OR a ...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentence employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes.TRUE=correct FALSE=wrong 1.The patient is a 41-year-old, white female with a several-month's history of biliary colic. ANSWER: False Thinking comma after old can be eliminated and put ...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentences employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes.TRUE=correct FALSE=incorrect 1. After discussing the woman's current diagnosis with the other doctors', it was recommended that the patient undergo a cholecystectomy. Answer: FALSE ...
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentence employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes.TRUE=correct False=incorrect Inside of the patient's nose is crusty and clear with blood-tinged discharge; however, the patient has no complaints of breathing problems. Answer: True
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentence employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes. True Correct False wrong 1. The girl's mother, a nurse at a local clinic, was called at her work and told of her daughter's injury. Answer: True
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Determine if the following sentences employ the correct use of commas and apostrophes. True correct False wrong 1. Child's initial exam shows a furious, robust, fighting infant who is moving his head well. Answer: True
May 11, 2011

Grammar
Above answer:
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Yes - arm spelled/typed wrong. Question: is it correct to leave the comma out after shoulder - and keep Mainly capitalized. Thanks and good-nite
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the following sentence. Insert punctuation as needed. He complains of pain in his left shoulder, (Mainly upon raising his arm). Answer: He complains of pain in his left shoulder (Mainly upon raising his arem). * the sentence inside the parentheses is a complete ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the sentence and insert punctuation as required. There was also an admission for uterine contraction's and some brown red discharge and questionable bleeding. Answer: There was also an admission for uterine contractions, and some brown red discharge, and ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread sentence and insert punctuation as required. This is an irate boisterous 46-year old lady who complains that she was hit in the face with the heel of a womans' shoe. Answer: comma after irate woman's ? not sure - I don't even think it needs any apostrophes.
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread and insert the proper punctuation. The x-rays revealed: an articular fracture of the tibia, a butterfly fracture of the fibula, and a longitudinal fracture of the femur. Answer: The x-rays revealed an articular fracture of the tibia, a butterfly fracture of the ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread sentence and insert punctuation as required. The work up revealed the surface was of no real concern at this time. Answer: No punctuation required - fine as is.
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the following sentence. Insert punctuation as required. She had some nausea and vomiting, also she had profound diarrhea. Answer: She had some nausea and vomiting; also she had profound diarrhea. NB If I could change the sentence I would write it like this: She had ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the sentence and Insert punctuation as required. She reports the flare up is worse when she does not have her diabetes under control. Answer: I feel it doesn't need anything added to it. FINE as is! I hope! Thanks
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Do you still keep Discomfort as a capital letter?
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the following sentence and insert punctuation as required. The patient reported the following effects from the fall: Discomfort breathing, pain in the right shoulder, dizziness upon standing, and headaches during the day. Answer: ; after fall instead of the colon - ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
someone posted answer saying the apostrophe should go after the s in patients (patients') Not sure if the ' goes after the t - or after the s?
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Proofread the following sentences. insert punctuation as required. After the exam the patients demeanor was improved. Answer: After the exam, the patient's demeanor was improved. * added comma after exam and ? added an ' patients.
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Choose the sentence that is written and punctuated correctly. 1. We ordered: an MRI, a CT scan, chest x-rays, and an upper GI. 2. An MRI, a CT scan, chest x-rays, and an upper GI were ordered. Answer: #1. I don't like it but I believe that the second sentence is not ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Choose the sentence that is written and punctuated correctly. 1. She reported that her boss's secretary called 9-1-1 when she fainted, she has no recollection of the ambulance arriving. 2. She reported that her boss's secretary called 9-1-1 when she fainted; therefore ...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Choose the sentence that is written and punctuated correctly. 1. She reported she was in the women's dressing room when she suffered what felt like a terrible chest cramp. 2. While she was in the womens' dressing room, she suffered what felt like a terrible chest cramp...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Choose sentence that is written correctly. - 50-50 1. She is uncertain whether or not she has had fevers: because she does not have an instrument for measuring body temperature. 2. Because she does not have an instrument for measuring body temperature, she is uncertain whether...
May 10, 2011

Grammar
Insert Punctuation as required. 1. After a Maylard incision was made through the abdomen a retractor was used for visualization of the pelvic contents. Answer: comma after abdomen.
May 10, 2011

Grammar
The patient's first visit, to the office, was for lower back pain. True False Answer: False no need for comma after visit.
May 10, 2011

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