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July 25, 2016
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**english critical th.**

1) It is an article of faith among some economists that the significant inventions of the contemporary world are the results of the innovative genius of big business organizations. (2) Yet in the United States, the current trend toward corporate mergers has been accompanied by...
*March 19, 2008*

**english : CT**

In 1976 a powerful earthquake hit the city of Tangshan, China. Scientists had failed to predict the earthquake. If people had paid attention to the unusual animal behavior that preceded the earthquake, however, they would have known it was coming. Animals can often sense an ...
*March 19, 2008*

**english: crit. thinking**

I would think "A"
*March 19, 2008*

**english: crit. thinking**

I think the answer is "B"
*March 19, 2008*

**english: crit. thinking**

Over time, non-specialists are usually able to assimilate radically new scientific ideas, even though these ideas may seem strange when they are initially introduced. Such was the case with Newtonian physics; when Newton proposed his ideas regarding motion and gravitation in ...
*March 19, 2008*

**english - critical thinking**

after reading the first sentence. my answer is "A"
*March 19, 2008*

**english - critical thinking**

I think is D. what do you think Ms. Sue.
*March 19, 2008*

**english - critical thinking**

For some philosophers, writing is an unfortunate necessity, a means of communication that is at best irrelevant to the philosophical thought it expresses and at worst a barrier to that thought. The words in which the philosophical investigator writes up his or her results, ...
*March 19, 2008*

**English -critical thinking**

Officials are considering placing the sturgeon on the endangered species list. If such an action is taken, ships, including those that carry goods and produce, will not be allowed to travel on the large rivers in our region that serve as breeding grounds for the fish. If ship ...
*March 19, 2008*

**english: critical thinking**

The great French historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) sympathized with the French Middle Ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in France, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic French monarchy, which he despised...
*March 19, 2008*

**english- critical thinking.**

Property owned by black residents in Washington DC, 1830-1860 Which of the following, if true, would best explain the material presented in the table? A) The total value of property owned by Black residents in Washington during the 1830-1860 period was similar to that in other...
*March 19, 2008*

**english: critical thinking**

From the thirteenth to the sixteenth century, the Inca empire flourished in the Andes Mountains. It maintained an eleven-thousand-mile network of stone-paved roads. 1) Which of the following, if true, provides the strongest support for an archaeologist’s conclusion that a...
*March 19, 2008*

**english**

is there any example of a "Critical Thinking Quiz. Please let me know.
*March 18, 2008*

**english**

In the story listed below (Effective conclusion. Need help in those the questions below: What kind of conclusion does the writer use? What is the impact of that kind of conclusion in this essay? The "R" Word How do you avoid saying "retarded"? By John Cook ...
*March 18, 2008*

**english**

Although most of us take it completely for granted, the telephone you have in your house is one of the most amazing devices ever created. What type of introduction does the writer use? What is the impact of that kind of introduction in this essay?
*March 17, 2008*

**spelling**

glue is to sticks as thorns is to? Must begin with scr spr str thr!!
*January 24, 2008*

**math**

help with my problem!!!
*January 24, 2008*

**math**

30 45 60 75 90 105 so on
*January 24, 2008*

**PLEASE HELP ME!!**

It's getting late, and I need to get my homework done!!
*January 15, 2008*

**math**

How do you know where to place an improper fraction on a number line? This homework is really stumping me.
*January 15, 2008*

**art**

Which one of there is not an accurate description of Prairie Style? a style that imitates the wide open spaces of the prairie or utilizes local and regional resources in design? I elimanated my other two options, but I think the answer might be utilizes local and regional ...
*December 19, 2007*

**art**

Which phrase best describes the paintings of Eugene Delacroix? delicate and reserved, dynamic and bold, cool and objective, or tight and controlled? I think it was dynamic and bold considering the subject matter.
*December 19, 2007*

**art**

Which of the following is an element of Neo-Classicism? patriotic subject matter, loose unfinished brushstrokes, subjectivity, or dark mystic themes. I think it is patriotic subject matter.
*December 19, 2007*

**art**

Propaganda is what I originally thought, but my only choices are, faulty cause and effect, red herring, bandwagon, either/or thinking, testimonial, or stereotype. I know that it's not stereotype.
*December 17, 2007*

**art**

Supermodel Tyra Banks uses Smooth & Soft bath gel; you should, too! Is this bandwagon? I think so.
*December 17, 2007*

**art**

Copley's expert rendering of _____ displayed a level of talent uncommon in 18th century America. Hair, Facial expressions, foliage, or cloth? I think it was foliage.
*December 17, 2007*

**art**

Why is Rembrandt oftern referred to as the first "modern artist?"
*December 17, 2007*

**art**

Which artist was van Eyck's closest contemporary? Bosch, Van Der Weyden, Gruneweld, or Holbein? I think it was Gruneweld.
*December 17, 2007*

**statistics**

b) Mode c) Median d) Midrange
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

3) (2 pts) A) mean B) mode C) median D) midrange
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

3) (2 pts) Half of the numbers in any data set will be larger than the A) mean B) mode C) median D) midrange
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

the rest of this questions states a) A collection of all the objects to be studied is a sample b) A subset or part of the subjects to be studied is a sample c) In a frequency distribution the class limits must overlap d) Pie charts are best used to plot numbers over a period ...
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

I also tried typing the question and it is still posting wrong. I will try it again later.
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

This queation did not post entirely, I well revise it.
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

11. (4 pts) The following statistics provide information about the scores on a national mathematics exam. Mean 312 First Quartile 201 Median 296 Third Quartile 423 Mode 326 49th Percentile 307 a) What score did half of the test takers surpass? b) What was the most common score...
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

Miles Number of Commuters Class Frequency 0 - 24 4 25 - 49 10 50 - 74 11 75 - 99 5 100 –124 1
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

7) (8 pts) Construct a histogram and a frequency polygon for the following frequency distribution Miles Miles Number of Commuters Class Frequency 0 - 24 4 25 - 49 10 50 - 74 11 75 - 99 5 100 –124 1
*December 15, 2007*

**statistics**

11. (4 pts) The following statistics provide information about the scores on a national mathematics exam. Mean 312 First Quartile 201 Median 296 Third Quartile 423 Mode 326 49th Percentile 307 a) What score did half of the test takers surpass? b) What was the most common score...
*December 14, 2007*

**st**

7) (8 pts) Construct a histogram and a frequency polygon for the following frequency distribution Miles Number of Commuters Class Frequency 0 - 24 4 25 - 49 10 50 - 74 11 75 - 99 5 100 –124 1
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

5) (2 pts) One fourth of the scores in any data set are below the A) first quartile B) secon quartile C) third quartile D) fouthr quartile
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

Thank you drwls.
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

5) (2 pts) One fourth of the scores in any data set are below the A) first quartile B) second quartile C) third quartile D) fourth quartile
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

Find the mean, median, and mode for the following set of data which shows the number of pages per article in a random sample of magazine articles. 4 6 4 6 5 4 4 5 7 4 3 6 5 8 4
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

I the answer Midrange?
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

A) mean B). Mode C). Median d). Midrange
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

I am sorry the question did not fully post. 3) (2 pts) Half of the numbers in any data set will be larger than the A) mean B) mode C) median D) midrange
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

Half of the numbers in any data set will be larger than the A) mean B) mode C) median D) midrange
*December 14, 2007*

**statistics**

Construct a frequency distribution of the ages that 25 randomly selected smokers started smoking: the frequencies posted wrong: 26 26 25 17 16 16 14 17 21 16 16 18 17 15 15 19 16 17 22 15 19 17 16 27 16
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

Construct a frequency distribution of the ages that 25 randomly selected smokers started smoking: 26 26 25 17 16 16 14 17 21 16 16 18 17 15 15 19 16 17 22 15 19 17 16 27 16
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

Select five random numbers between 70 and 100. Calculate the mean, median, mode, and midrange of these numbers. Based on your calculations, which measure of central tendency best represents these numbers?
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

thanks Perez, You have been a great help.
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

A specific brand of bike comes in two frames, for males or females. Each frame comes in a choice of two colors, red and blue, and with a choice of three seats, soft, medium, and hard. a) Use the counting principle to determine the number of different arrangements of bicycles ...
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

Select five random numbers between 70 and 100. Calculate the mean, median, mode, and midrange of these numbers. Based on your calculations, which measure of central tendency best represents these numbers?
*December 13, 2007*

**statistics**

The objective of statistics is best described as: A) To make inferences about a sample based on information we get from a population B) To use population mean, ƒÝ as an estimate of the sample mean, C) To make inferences about a population based on information we ...
*December 12, 2007*

**statistics**

Select five random numbers between 70 and 100. Calculate the mean, median, mode, and midrange of these numbers. Based on your calculations, which measure of central tendency best represents these numbers?
*December 12, 2007*

**college math**

14. (2 pts) How many different ways are there for an admissions officer to select a group of 7 college candidates from a group of 19 applicants for an interview?
*December 12, 2007*

**college math**

Thank you Damon for all your help. You all are life savers.
*December 12, 2007*

**college math**

13. (4 pts) At an annual flower show, 6 different entries are to be arranged in a row. a) How many different arrangements of the entries are possible? b) If the owners of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place entries will be awarded prizes of $100, $50, and $25 respectively, how many ...
*December 12, 2007*

**college math**

Thanks Reiny, you are absolutly right.
*December 11, 2007*

**college math**

A couple plan to have exactly three children. (a) Construct a tree diagram and list the sample space. (b) Find the probability that the family has at least two girls.
*December 11, 2007*

**college math**

How many different four-digit numbers can be formed from the digits 0 through 9 if the first digit must be even and cannot be zero?
*December 11, 2007*

**college math**

Thanks bobpursley, I appreciate your help.
*December 11, 2007*

**college math**

A box of chocolates contains 20 identically shaped chocolates. Five of them are filled with jelly, three are filled with caramel, and twelve are filled with nuts. What is the probability that one chocolate chosen at random is filled with jelly, caramel, or nuts?
*December 11, 2007*

**college math**

If you roll a die many times, what would you expect to be the relative frequency of rolling a number less than 6? A) 2 out of 3 B) 1 out of 3 C) 1 out of 6 D) 1 out of 2 E) 5 out of 6
*December 10, 2007*

**college math**

During the last hour, a telemarketer dialed 20 numbers and reached 4 busy signals, 3 answering machines, and 13 people. Use this information to determine the empirical probability that the next call will be answered in person.
*December 10, 2007*

**college math**

How many different four-digit numbers can be formed from the digits 0 through 9 if the first digit must be even and cannot be zero?
*December 10, 2007*

**college math**

The odds against WildHorse winning the third race are 11:2. If Molly places a $4 bet on WildHorse to win and WildHorse wins, find Molly’s net winnings A) $5.50 B) $44 C) $16.50 D) $11 E) $22
*December 10, 2007*

**Roberts**

Last fall, a gardener planted 65 iris bulbs. She found that only 56 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. a) Find the empirical probability that an iris bulb of this type will bloom b) How many of the bulbs should she plant next fall if she would like at least 92 to bloom?
*December 9, 2007*

**college math**

Explain permutations and combinations and the differences between the two. Use examples to illustrate.
*December 7, 2007*

**history**

Exploration (people being able to explore unknown continents and countries) was aided by astronomy (the stars showed direction) and the development of what instrument? Is it the compass?
*December 1, 2007*

**history**

Britain was one of the first countries to experience the Renaissance, right?
*December 1, 2007*

**algebra**

thank you.
*December 1, 2007*

**algebra**

(2x+3)/5 = -(3x-2)/2 - (-3/2)(-3/2) I've done this problem a few times and keep getting -37/38 which seems like a dumb answer to the problem. I know I think the answer should be a whole number so I don't know if that's what's confusing me. Is my answer right?
*December 1, 2007*

**ACCOUNTING**

THE NET INCOME OF SIMON AND HOBBS, A DEPT.STORE,DECREASED SHARPLY DURING 2000.CAROL SIMON, OWNER OF THE STORE, ANTICIPATES THE NEED FOR A BANK LOAN IN 2001. lATE IN 2000, SIMON INSTRUCTS THE STORE'S ACCOUNTANT TO RECORD A 410,000 SALE OF FURNITURE TO THE SIMON FAMILY, EVEN...
*November 17, 2007*

**Physics Problems**

Help
*November 5, 2007*

**Algebra**

Mrs. Lewis plans to drive 900 miles to her vacation destination, driving an average 50 miles per hour. How many miles per hour faster must she average, while driving, to reduce her total driving time by 3 hours? I'm not sure how to set up the equation. Thanks.
*November 3, 2007*

**Math**

I guess my problem is visualizing the tablecloth. The answer is 48 inches, but I don't understand why there are two edges. Since it's a rectangle, would you multiply everything by four? Wouldn't it be 36 + 20 + 4. I have the answer to the problem, and it is 48 (so ...
*November 3, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Which of these statements is Not true? 1. Eye contact with the listener signals approval and consent in most Non-Anglo cultural groups. 2. African-American children are taught to look away from a peer while listening. 3. Eye contact in Asian-American families is considered ...
*November 1, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Which cultural groups' tolerance level place them at opposite ends of the "verve continuum?" A. African American and Asian B. Arican American and Anglo C. Mexican-American and Native American D. Native American and Asian I know that Afican American children are ...
*October 31, 2007*

**Please help**

Ican only put one answer. I know children from Native American tribal customs develop independence at an early age. And that children's parents in Asian families view the children as helpless. Mexican'American families are fairly indulgent and protective of their young...
*October 30, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

I know that dependence and autonomy are opposites,I know the question makes no sense,so-I really do not know what to put.
*October 30, 2007*

**Ms. Sue--please reply**

Yes-Ms. Sue- I copied the question correctly. I was thinking B or D to be the best answer. So, you think that A is the best answer?
*October 30, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Can someone please help with this question on my assignment? A culture's emphasis on autonomy or dependence impacts adult-child interaction. Of the following choices, the ____________cultures are most closely aligned in valuing dependence or autonomy. A. Asian and Mexican-...
*October 30, 2007*

**cultural diversity-reposted question**

Iasked this question a couple of days ago- and got several different opinions. Ms. Sue tried to point out to me why she thought the correct answer is (B); however,I think some read my text wrong. Would someone please,reread the question and reread what my text states? Which ...
*October 27, 2007*

**cultural diversity-reposted question**

Which scenario best describes a nuclear family? A) Jeremiah is growing up within a cluster of adults and children who maintain their own living quarters but come together for work and meals. Child-rearing is a shared responsibility B) The Farrish family is comprised of ten-...
*October 27, 2007*

**cultural iversity**

Which example typifies patrillineal authority? A) In the Gallindo family,the mother makes the majority of the decisions, including how the children should be raised and,when necessary,disciplined. B) The Smith family consist of a mother and a father and four children,with ages...
*October 26, 2007*

**Ms. Sue,this is for you--please read**

thank you for the enlightment!
*October 25, 2007*

**Ms. Sue,this is for you--please read**

Would you please look on page 2,under Cultural Diversity and help me with the question I had asked earlier? Thanks!
*October 25, 2007*

**Ms. Sue this is for you-please read**

so, you are are saying (B) is the correct answer? Please,if you donot mind, explain to me again why you are saying (B) because I am not understanding what you are saying!
*October 25, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

I guess C or D could be a nuclear family- but- the question on my assignment was -- Which best describes a nuclear family?
*October 25, 2007*

**This is what my text states:**

I am confused with this question! I can only choose one answer! Here is what my text states: The middle-class preference for relatively small nuclear families consisting of mother, father,(or a single mother),and two or three children, is unusual when compared with families ...
*October 25, 2007*

**Please Help---- I need help with this question----------------I am desperate!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

Thanks for posting the sites for me to view-- however after veiwing them I've come to the conclusion C or D could be the correct answer. Please help!!!!
*October 25, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Can you help with this question? Which of these scenarios best describes a nuclear family? A) Jeremiah is growing up within a cluster of adults and children who maintain their own living quarters but come together for work and meals. Child-rearing is a shared responsibility. B...
*October 25, 2007*

**cultural diversity**

Is (C) ethnicity the best answer for this question? Label shifts,such as African-American versus colored, Asian versus Oriental, and Latino versus Hispanic, relate to: A. ethnology B. ethnocentrism C. ethnicity D. ethnography
*October 24, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Would someone please check these two questins and my answers? 1.An example of ___________can be found in the gradual immersion of early Irish immigrants and their descendants across decades as they become part of and contributed to the middle class American mainstream. A. ...
*October 24, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Which scenario best depicts a collectivistic culture? A. A non-mainstream culture's atitude is, "Every man for himself." B. A particular cultural group promotes doing business within their extended family and fellow countrymen. C. A mixed Asian community is eager...
*October 23, 2007*

**cultural diversity**

I posted this a couple of nights ago- and thought I would repost to let you know what my text states. 1. Hispanic,French,and Italian families commonly engage in hugging,patting,and behaviors of affectionate familiarity. These physical contacts characterize what kind of culture...
*October 23, 2007*

**cultural diversity**

Is a mostly white American middle class an example of a microculture, a subculture, a macroculture, or a collectivist culture? Is it an example of a macroculture?
*October 23, 2007*

**cultural diversity**

Would (C)contractual commitment with the families or (D)cross-cultural competence be the best answer for this question? Ms. Harris's new class includes two Native American children,about whose families and tribe she gathers more information. Her use of home and community ...
*October 23, 2007*

**Cultural Diversity**

Can you help with this question? Child-rearing practices in which children are expected to sleep alone, toddlers are epected to self-feed, and preschoolers are encouraged to compete and/or do their best are likely to be contrary to beliefs and practices held by parents and ...
*October 23, 2007*