# Posts by Ms. Sue

Total # Posts: 147,065

Math
15 * 3 * 2 = 90 15 * 4 * 2 - 120 4 * 3 * 2 - 24 I get a slightly different answer.

Math

Social studies
There wasn't much anyone could do at that time and with the available knowledge. Today we know that cleanliness is absolutely necessary.

@nonya
You haven't convinced me. You didn't follow Writeacher's instructions.

Social Studies
I don't know what your text says, but C seems to be correct.

English
Right.

Science
You're welcome.

Science
I agree.

Language Arts
Your first two are right. Number 3 is wrong.

math
Yes, 165.

internet/math
Jiskha doesn't have a video. You have the wrong web site.

math algebra
199.99 - 167 = 32.99 32.99/199.99 = 0.16495 = 16.5%

algebra
P = 2L + 2W 42 = 2(2.5W) + 2W 42 = 5W + 2W 42 = 7W 6 = W

Social Studies
Yes, C.

Social Studies
No. I don't see anything about pollution in that passage. Be sure you know what a tenement is.

Math
Let x = the number of CDs he needs to sell. 12x * 0.08 = 52.80 0.96x = 52.80 x = 55

Math
http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/pyramids.html

Math
P = 2L + 2W 236 = 2L + 46 190 = 2L 95 = L

Civil Rights History
You're welcome.

Civil Rights History
I've found it reliable for everything I've looked up in it. If you question that article, I suggest you look at the sources it has used as reference. Also, do your own search for Communist Party civil rights 1930s.

Civil Rights History
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Communist_Party_USA_and_African_Americans

Social Studies
Nope. That guess is wrong, too. I've checked two of your wrong guesses. You're on your own now. Please do not post this question again.

Social Studies

Social Studies
Nope. B is not right.

Social Studies
Was the novel Upton Sinclair's The Jungle?

Math
Your question states that they ate a fraction of a fraction. The word "of" means multiply. If you subtract 2/4 from 3/4, you'd get 1/4. Yet obviously they ate more than 1/4 of the package.

Math
No. You must multiply those fractions.

Math
Do you know how to multiply fractions?

Math
Yes. What do you get when you multiply the two fractions? Does the answer make sense to you?

Math
Multiply the two fractions.

Math
3.6 - 0.75 = _____ minutes

History
a.

Pre Algebra
2.5/0.25 = x/1 Cross multiply and solve for x.

math
How much sugar do you think is needed?

Which two food items did you choose? What sentences have you written to describe them?

AP English Literature
Is there a conflict between pleasure and uneasiness and anxiety? This site may help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/awakening/

History -insufficient information
What quotation?

Economics

atlantic???
Sorry -- but Jiskha doesn't have any tutors who specialize in "Atlantic." If you want help from a statistics tutor, please follow directions.

History
You're welcome.

History
The cities are in several regions from north to south and east to west. The best answer is probably a, but only you can see the graph to know for sure.

History
Please post the names of the five cities.

math
A = pi * r^2 A = 3.14 * 6^2 A = 3.14 * 36 A = ______ square inches

history
The people who were talking about the West only learned about the existence of the Americas about 600 years ago. Three thousand years ago Europeans were uncivilized and backward compared to people around the Mediterranean and the Fertile Crescent. What do you think about the ...

biology
You're welcome.

biology
Google each of those animals separately. I'm sure you'll find all of the information you need that way.

biology
What specifically are you looking for?

biology

word problem
You're welcome.

word problem
x + y = 37 0.1x + 0.25y = 6.70

Math
Six of the students in a math class wear glasses. That's 1/5 of the total number in the class. How many students are in this class?

Math
No rent or mortgage payment? What about breakfast and dinner? Crazy question! 32,000 * [(2/8) + (3/8)] = ?

History
I'm sure that each other defines Westward Expansion slightly differently. Go with what your text says.

History
http://www.historynet.com/westward-expansion

History

math
(3/5) * (75/8) = 225/40 = 45/8 = 5 5/8 9 3/8 + 5 5/8 = 14 8/8 = 15 pounds

algebra
16/28 = 4/7

Math
18yd 2ft + 2yd 2ft equal 20 yd, 4 ft = 21 yd, 1 ft.

Math
20 divided by 4 = ?

Math
None of the above.

Math
(3 * 37) + 41 = ? Divide the above answer by 4 to find the mean.

Math
6 * 4 = 24 miles 3 * 5 = 15 miles 24 - 15 = 9 miles on day 6

Math
24/8 = 3 1/8 = 3/24 24/12 = 2 1/12 = 2/24 3/24 + 2/24 = 5/24

Math
Multiples of 8: 8, 16, 24, 32, 40 Multiples of 12: 12, 24, 36, 48 I'll be glad to check your answer.

social studies
Are you asking why Mexico want its independence from Spain?

math

Ethics
In which country? In most advanced, industrial nations medical care is provided by the government in a single-payer system.

Perfect effect of cheating! Thanks for posting it, DrBob222.

I agree that cheaters have always been with us. However, in my 32 years of teaching in a rural area, I saw very little deliberate cheating. As a board monitor and tutor, I can delete posts and ban those who try to cheat.

History, Check pls
The second Ms. Sue above was not me, but Cheesy. Cheesy is now banned for impersonating a tutor.

Social Studies
You're welcome.

Social Studies

Social Studies

Algebra
Shhh! Don't tell anyone. They're hiding in your text.

Math
100 - 85 = 15% were grapefruits

biology
None of the above.

dole middle school
Welcome, Iver Shirai, from Micronesia.

math
60 * 45 = 2,700 feet in one minute 2,700 / 5,280 = ______ miles per minute

science
Are these your choices? A.they are both sites of new cell information B.they both contain structures that assist the body in cooling down if overheating occurs. C.they both contain or are associated with sensory neurons D.they are both involved in waste disposal functions

Social Studies help

science,
You're welcome, Laila.

science,
http://www3.epa.gov/climatechange/kids/solutions/technologies/nuclear.html

Social Studies
Yes, D is right.

Science
You're welcome, Laila.

Science
Yes, D.

Science

Science
C is right. :-)

Science

Science
Yes, b.

biography
You're welcome.

biography

English
Everyone is part of a family, and it's what we know best. As Leo Tolstoy wrote: “All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”

Math
http://www.dummies.com/education/math/geometry/how-to-calculate-the-area-of-a-regular-hexagon/

math - insufficient information