Math (adding fractions)
Sheila spent x hours studying on a Tuesday and 1/4 hour studying on Thursday. What was the total amount of time in hours Sheila spent studying if x = 2/4? Do I add 1/4 + 2/4?
November 23, 2014
The poem is about the treatment of elderly people at accident and emergency departments of hospitals and how they seem to have to wait endlessly because the system prioritises other people over them. It was inspired by a series of visits to the A&E in our local hospital with ...
April 15, 2012
I want to make sure this is right. the inverse of f(x)=(-3x+2)/(2x-1) I got f^-1(x)=(x-2)/(2x-3). if its right how do i check the answer to see if it is right. also would the domain of f be D=all real numbers except 1/2. And I do not know how to get the range for f^-1
December 4, 2011
During a contest, a radio station gave away 40 free tickets to a concert. Only 25 of the free tickets were used. What percent of the tickets was used? How do we figure out the percentage???
October 18, 2011
The average cost for a vacation is $1,050. If a family borrows money for the vacation at an interest rate of 11.9% for 6 months,what is the total cost of the vacation including the interest on the loan?
March 22, 2011
Which of the following statements is not a claim? A) Life exists on planets other than Earth. B) Dare to stay off drugs! C) Something's force equals its mass multiplied by its acceleration. D) Joe owns a pet dog.
August 31, 2010
Automotive engine parts and operation
plz help me w/ the awnsers i have n tell me if i'm wrong. 1. An automotive engine's camshaft rotates at A. the same speed as the crankshaft B. one-quarter the speed of the crankshaft C. one-half the speed of the crankshaft D. twice the speed of the crankshaft my awnser...
December 4, 2009
Does anyone know where I can find information on the genealogy of basketball? So, it came from blah, which was in turn derived from this or that. Please, any help would be great. Thanks.
November 18, 2007
A physics question
I was researching amusement park rides for a recent project (from this site I have noticed that many others are in the same boat as me). Anywho, I am doing the Ferris wheel or the Giant Wheel, and I was wondering if this was right, with respect to potential energy: this is due...
November 2, 2007
I'm having alot of problems with the problem. I don't want the answer but I need to know how to figure it out to get the answer. To put it in another way I don't know where to start. A farmer takes to market in her cart, but she hit a pothole, which knock over all ...
September 16, 2007
Here's an algebra question I need help on. I just need someone to explain how to get started...you don't have to solve it for me. I just don't know how to get the answer! Greta has a vegetable garden. She sells her extra produce at the local Farmer's Market. ...
August 31, 2007