Friday

November 27, 2015
Total # Posts: 608

**Math**

If ⅜ of a 60-pound bag of ready-mix concrete is Portland cement, how many pounds of other materials are in the bag?
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Ventura Coal mined 6 ⅔ tons on Monday, 7 ¾ tons on Tuesday, and 4 ½ tons on Wednesday. If the goal is to mine 25 tons this week, how many more tons must be mined?
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Thanks so much
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following problem and convert to lowest terms (mixed number). 6 ⅚ – 17/18 (six and five sixths minus seventeen eighteenths)
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Thanks so much
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following problem and reduce to lowest terms (mixed number or improper fraction). 2/3 + 1/6 +11/12
*July 24, 2013*

**Math**

Two Wheeler-Dealer Bike Shop has a 22-inch off-road racer on sale this month for $239.95. If the original price of the bike was $315.10, how much would a customer save by purchasing it on sale?
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Ryan Miller wanted to make some money at a flea market. He purchased 55 small orchids from a nursery for a total of $233.75, three bags of potting soil for $2.75 each, and 55 ceramic pots at $4.60 each. After planting the orchids in the pots, Ryan sold each plant for $15.50 at...
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Ventura Coal mined 6 ⅔ tons on Monday, 7 ¾ tons on Tuesday, and 4 ½ tons on Wednesday. If the goal is to mine 25 tons this week, how many more tons must be mined?
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following problem and convert to lowest terms (mixed number). 6 ⅚ – 17/18 (six and five sixths minus seventeen eighteenths)
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following problem and reduce to lowest terms (mixed number or improper fraction). 2/3 + 1/6 +11/12
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Convert 4/5 to higher terms of twenty-fifths.
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

thanks
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Convert 57/9 to a whole or mixed number.
*July 21, 2013*

**Math**

Find the domain of the following functions. 1. y= radical(x-3) - radical(x+3) 2. y= [radical(2x-9)] / 2x+9 3. y= radical(x^2 - 5x -14) 4. y= [cubed root(x-6)] / [radical(x^2 - x - 30)] I'm terrible at finding domains.. so any help with these problems would be appreciated...
*July 12, 2013*

**Math**

Thank you guys! That is what I got. I wasn't expecting the complex roots.. That's why I wanted to check whether or not I was doing it right!
*July 12, 2013*

**Math**

Solve for x. x/(x-2) + (2x)/[4-(x^2)] = 5/(x+2) Please show work!
*July 12, 2013*

**math**

80% of what number is 50?
*July 7, 2013*

**Physics**

If a plane is flying 40 mph with a tailwind of 6 mph, how fast is the plane going.
*June 21, 2013*

**Math**

thanks
*June 20, 2013*

**Math**

2279.68
*June 20, 2013*

**Math**

On May 23, Samantha Best borrowed $40,000 from the Tri City Credit Union at 13% for 160 days. The credit union uses the exact interest method. What was the amount of interest on the loan?
*June 20, 2013*

**Math**

thanks
*June 6, 2013*

**Math**

Kristy Dunaway has biweekly gross earnings of $1,750. What are her total Medicare tax withholdings for a whole year? (
*June 6, 2013*

**Math**

Fandango Furniture Manufacturing, Inc. has 40 employees on the assembly line, each with gross earnings of $325 per week. What are the total combined social security and Medicare taxes that should be withheld from the employees’ paychecks each week?
*June 6, 2013*

**math**

Hello Beth did you ever get any help with this problem
*June 6, 2013*

**math**

491.70
*June 5, 2013*

**Math**

Foremost Fish Market pays a straight commission of 18% on gross sales, divided equally among the three employees working the counter. If Foremost sold $22,350 in seafood last week, how much was each counter employee’s total gross pay from this?
*June 2, 2013*

**help me please **

You are shopping for an executive desk chair at The Furniture Gallery. You see two you like on sale. Chair A was originally $119.99 now on sale for $79.99 and Chair B was originally $149.99 now on sale for $89.99. Calculate the markdown percent of each chair to determine which...
*June 1, 2013*

**Math**

What is the percent markup based on cost for the shirts in the previous question? (Round percent to the nearest tenth.) I got .72% What is the percent markup based on selling price for the Western Wear shirts? (Round percent to the nearest tenth.)
*June 1, 2013*

**Physics**

Which of the following is correct for a step-down transformer?
*May 31, 2013*

**Math**

Jimmy has finished pouring 900 cubic feet out of a total of 4,400 cubic feet of concrete. What percent of the job has she completed?
*May 30, 2013*

**Math**

thanks
*May 30, 2013*

**Math**

Statistics show that the sales force of Golden Wholesalers successfully closed 1,711 sales out of 1,950 sales calls. What was their percent success rate?
*May 30, 2013*

**business math please help me**

An invoice is dated August 29 with terms of 4/15 EOM. What is the discount date? (Points What is the net date for the scenario in the previous question? (Points : 2.5)
*May 30, 2013*

**business math please help me **

Ned’s Sheds purchases building materials from Timbertown Lumber for $3,700 with terms of 4/15, n/30. The invoice is dated October 17. Ned’s decides to send in a $2,000 partial payment. By what date must the partial payment be sent to take advantage of the cash ...
*May 30, 2013*

**math**

@Sharon did you ever find out how to solve this problem.
*May 30, 2013*

**Please Help Math **

1. An invoice is dated August 29 with terms of 4/15 EOM. What is the discount date? 2. What is the net date for the scenario in the previous question?
*May 29, 2013*

**Math**

City Cellular purchased $28,900 in cell phones on April 25. The terms of sale were 4/20, 3/30, n/60. Freight terms were F.O.B. destination. Returned goods amounted to $650. What is the net amount due if City Cellular sends the manufacturer a partial payment of $5,000 on May 20...
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

What payment should be made on an invoice in the amount of $3,400 dated August 7 if the terms of sale are 3/15, 2/30, n/45 and the bill is paid on August 19? What payment should be made on the invoice from the previous question if it is paid on September 3?
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

An invoice is dated August 29 with terms of 4/15 EOM. What is the discount date? What is the net date for the scenario in the previous question?
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

Ned’s Sheds purchases building materials from Timbertown Lumber for $3,700 with terms of 4/15, n/30. The invoice is dated October 17. Ned’s decides to send in a $2,000 partial payment. By what date must the partial payment be sent to take advantage of the cash ...
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

The Empire Carpet Company orders merchandise for $17,700, including $550 in shipping charges, from Mohawk Carpet Mills on May 4. Carpets valued at $1,390 will be returned because they are damaged. The terms of sale are 2/10, n30 ROG. The shipment arrives on May 26 and Empire ...
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

Thanks
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

thanks mathamte. is there anyway we could have the same person for the whole math tutor. because there are questions i dont get
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

What is the net price factor for trade discounts of 25/15/10? Use the net price factor you found in the previous question to find the net price of a couch listed for $800.
*May 26, 2013*

**Math**

1. Fantasia Florist Shop purchases an order of imported roses with a list price of $2,375 less trade discounts of 15/20/20. What is the dollar amount of the trade discount? 2. Using your answer to the question above, what is the net dollar amount of that rose order?
*May 26, 2013*

**computer**

how Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are used to support various work environments.
*May 26, 2013*

**math**

Is $203.99 the correct answer
*May 25, 2013*

**Math**

The Empire Carpet Company orders merchandise for $17,700, including $550 in shipping charges, from Mohawk Carpet Mills on May 4. Carpets valued at $1,390 will be returned because they are damaged. The terms of sale are 2/10, n30 ROG. The shipment arrives on May 26 and Empire ...
*May 24, 2013*

**Math**

Fantasia Florist Shop purchases an order of imported roses with a list price of $2,375 less trade discounts of 15/20/20. What is the dollar amount of the trade discount?
*May 24, 2013*

**Math**

Zeenat did you ever get any help with this question
*May 21, 2013*

**World Geography**

Hey Kaitlyn, I'm also doing CA. I got a 60 on this quiz cause I couldn't find anything! It's so frustrating right? Anyway, I'm not sure if your still needing help, but we could get together and help each other out if you'd like. I know the years almost over...
*May 10, 2013*

**math**

bob and jim had a total of 90 marbles. bob had half a dozen more than jim. how many marbles did jim have.
*April 10, 2013*

**Physics**

B. Satellite X has a greater period and a slower tangential speed than Satellite Y.
*April 9, 2013*

**BCF103**

Your program plans to acquire a total of 600 end items costing $535 million over a five-year period (five Lots). The first production contract is to be awarded in FY14. The number of items to be procured (not delivered) each year and their estimated cost (in then-year dollars...
*March 20, 2013*

**Algebra 2**

A box with no top is to be constructed from a piece of cardboard whose length measures 12 inches more than its width. the box is formed by cutting squares that measures 4 inches on each sides from 4 corners and then folding up the sides. If the volume of the box will be 340 ...
*March 15, 2013*

**Physics..PLZ HELP!**

The magnitude of the magnetic field 8.0 cm from a straight wire carrying a current of 6.0 A is A) 3.0 ƒÎ ~ T. B) 1.5 ~ T. C) 1.5 ~ T. D) 3.0 ~ T. E) 3.0 ~ T.
*March 5, 2013*

**Physics**

A wire of thickness d = 5 mm is tightly wound 200 times around a cylindrical core to form a solenoid. A current I = 0.1 A is sent through the wire. What is the magnetic field on the axis of the solenoid?
*March 5, 2013*

**Math**

Comparing Fractions Writing to explain James says that 5/5 is greater than 99/100. Is he correct? Explain.
*March 5, 2013*

**Math**

Comparing Fractions Writing to explain James says that 5/5 is greater than 99/100. Is he correct? Explain.
*March 5, 2013*

**Chemistry**

At 20.0 degrees celcius, a student collects H2 gas in a gas collecting tube. The barometric pressure is 755.2mm Hg and the water levels inside and outside the tube are exactly equal. What is the total gas pressure in the gas collecting tube?
*February 18, 2013*

**college physics 1**

The coefficient of static friction between a block of wood of mass 29.2-kg and a rough table is 0.51. The table is slowly tilted until the block of wood starts to slide down the surface. At what angle of the table with respect to the horizontal does the wood start to slide? ...
*February 14, 2013*

**Math Word problems**

an office where 8 secretaries work 8 hours a day 5 days a week decided it needs 336 hours a week of secretarial work. How much more or less will each secretary have to work each week to equally share the 336 hours.
*February 12, 2013*

**math**

A 6 ft tall person cast a shadow 15 ft long. At the same time a nearby tower casts a shadow 100 ft long. Find the height of the tower.
*January 31, 2013*

**Math 6th grade**

9 4/7
*January 30, 2013*

**Math**

Amanda says her quilt has 9 equal parts. Jeremy says it has 3 equal parts. Can they both be correct? Explain.
*January 29, 2013*

**Math**

Amanda says her quilt has 9 equal parts. Jeremy says it has 3 equal parts. Can they both be correct? Explain.
*January 29, 2013*

**least to greatest**

Just the reverse 6/30 5/30 15/30 so, 1/5 1/5 5/10 or, convert to decimal .20 .17 .50 so 1/6 1/5 5/10
*January 22, 2013*

**Math Word problems**

A number of birds were in a tree. Half flew away. 6 more flew away, a quarter of the birds remained. How many birds were originally in the tree.
*January 16, 2013*

**Math Word problems**

A number of birds were in a tree. Half flew away. 6 more flew away, a quester of the birds remained. How many birds were originally in the tree.
*January 16, 2013*

**math word problems**

Susie's cat had kittens. 4 of them were female, 3 of them were black. If 1/2 the litter had short tails, what is the maximum number possible for short tailed black females.
*December 19, 2012*

**English**

The following items are run-on sentences. Revise each item either by making two complete sentences, or by adding a conjunctive adverb or semicolon. Change the punctuation and capitalization as necessary. Make all corrections on the sentences below. I was angry when Jonah ...
*December 16, 2012*

**5th grade math word problems**

mr lee's garden is square shaped. he planted 100% of it. 1/3 of it was carrots. 1/3 of it was tomatoes. The remained 48 square feet was filled with melons. What is the length of mr lee's garden?
*December 12, 2012*

**math **

susie went to the store. she spent half her money on groceries. she spent $13 on paper supplies. she still had 1/4 of the amount she started with. how much did she start with?
*December 11, 2012*

**physics**

A 14.8 kg box is being dragged 12.5 m across the floor using a rope held at a 32 degree angle from the floor. the force being used is 146 N. Determine the work that has been done.
*December 7, 2012*

**science**

What is the difference in pitch and volme as race cars pass by the cmeras at the Indianapolis 500?
*December 6, 2012*

**science**

3. Describe each stage of the flow of information starting with DNA and ending with a trait
*November 27, 2012*

**social studies**

why did the aztec start war?
*November 13, 2012*

**math help pls**

Mrs. Sue i need help with these same questions is number 2)A and 3)A and 4)C
*November 13, 2012*

**Math**

anyone?
*November 13, 2012*

**Math**

A bag contains 10 marbles: 1 red, 2 blue, 3 green, and 4 yellow. I reach into the bag and pick 5 marbles at random. Determine the probability that my pick has: (a) At least 2 yellow marbles. (b) At least 2 yellow marbles and at least 1 green marble. (c) All four colors ...
*November 13, 2012*

**biology**

• What is the overall goal of photosynthesis
*November 12, 2012*

**economics**

3.Determine if the demand for the following products is price elastic or price inelastic, and explain your answer. In your explanation, be sure to include how the necessity of a good and the availability of substitutes affect the price elasticity of demand in each of these ...
*November 6, 2012*

**Calculus**

Let F(x) = square root of X and [a,b]. Find all numbers c in (a,b) such that f'(c) = f(b)-f(a)/b-a
*November 4, 2012*

**history **

One effect of the Alien and Sedition Acts was to
*November 2, 2012*

**Math**

a square is cut in half and made into 2 rectangles 9 inches long. What was the area of the square?
*October 23, 2012*

**grammar**

There are no bruits auscultated.
*October 18, 2012*

**world history**

the San hunters of southern africa weren't overwhelmed during the nineteenth century because they a. were protected by a treaty b. were moved to reservations where they could be protected c. live in a harsh encironment d. managed to effectively fight off western colonists...
*October 7, 2012*

**economics**

There are two goods 1 and 2. Denote by (x1; x2) the consumption bundle consisting of x1 units of good 1 and x2 units of good 2. A consumer has preferences that described by the linear utility function: u(x1; x2) = x1 + 2x2: 1. Write down the equation for the indierence ...
*October 4, 2012*

**physic**

a golf ball of mass 0.045kg is moving in the +x-direction with a speed of 9.0m/s, and a baseball of mass 0.145kg is moving in the -y-direction with a speed of 7.0m/s. What are the magnitude and direction of the momentum of the system consisting of the two balls.
*September 23, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

What are some healthy nutrient sources of protein?
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

Discuss risks (three or more) associated with consuming too much protein.
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

Describe risks associated with protein deficiency.
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

Explain the role of amino acids in building protein.
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

What is a vegetarian example of a complete protein?
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

What is a complete protein?
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

What is protein?
*September 14, 2012*

**Health and Nutrition**

What are the major components of protein, the dangers that exist with inadequate amounts of protein, and the risks associated with excessive intake?
*September 13, 2012*

**Math**

The school auditorium has 8 rows of seats, divided into 3 sections. Each section has 15 seats. Which one the following would be the correct way to figure out the total number of seats? a. 8x15 b. 8x3x15 c. 3x3x8 d. 8x3 Isn’t this an error? I think the answer would be 3x15...
*September 11, 2012*