Posts by Mildred
Total # Posts: 29
Have you ever done something in a group that you would not have done if you were alone? What happened? How did you feel? What have you learned from this chapter that might help you avoid this behavior in the future, and avoid group think?
August 22, 2012
14. In Mark Twain's account of a "campaign that failed," his satire is aimed at the _______ of making an adventure appear more glorious than it was. A. embarrassment B. confusion [C.] hypocrisy D. tragedy
August 4, 2012
A palindrome number is one that reads the same both forwards and backwards- for instance. 797 or 44. How many palindromic numbers are there between: a) 10 and 400 b) 10 and 1000 Thanks
October 19, 2009
Please help. Thanks Miss Sport wants to conduct a tennis tournament for the 64 children in Year 6. Two people play in each match and each person continues until she or he looses a match. How many matches must be played to decide the winner?
October 18, 2009
Could you please explain the quickest way to calculate these questions? 1)Julian's age has the same figures as his dad's with the digits reversed. The sum of their ages is 77 and Julian is 27 years younger than his dad. How old is Julian? 2) Amanda has 20 coins in her ...
September 28, 2009
Could you please explain the question below? In the Logan family, each daughterhas the same number of sisters as she has brothers. The daughters, incidentally, are all older than the sons. How many sons and how many daughters in the Logan family? Thank you.
September 18, 2009
Please explain the question below. The members of a certain family are eager waanderers. All ten of them are constantly on the move in one part of the world or another. One Christmas, by some strange coincidence, they all meet in Cairo, Egypt. As they sat down for dinner, a ...
September 17, 2009
Could you please help? The Christmas tree store has a parking lot that will hold 1000 vehicles. 2/5 of the parking spaces are for cars. When you went to buy your tree, there were 200 cars and some trucks in the parking lot. The parking lot was 3/4 full. How many trucks were in...
September 13, 2009
Could you please check my answer? If the accident happened on the 8th of November and then Trent spent 3 weeks and 1 day in hospital, on what day did he get out of hospital? ANSWER: 30th of November
September 9, 2009
Could you please check my answer? Daniel played a cards game in which each loss meant that he had to give the other player half the cards he had left. He lost four times, one after the other, and then had 3 cards left. How many cards did he have when he started? ANSWER: 72
September 8, 2009
uniform door (0.81 m wide and 2.1 m high) weighs 122 N and is hung on two hinges that fasten the long left side of the door to a vertical wall. The hinges are 1.5 m apart. Assume that the lower hinge bears all the weight of the door. (a) Find the magnitude and direction of ...
April 6, 2008