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math
Six hundred people came to the band concert that was held on the school's athletic field. half of the people sat in the bleachers. one third of the people sat in chairs on the track. the rest of the people sat on the grass. How many sat on the grass? In chairs? In the bleachers?
January 31, 2013 by Anonymous

MATH - URGENT!!!
6 people are sitting around a table. Let x be the number of people sitting next to at least one woman and y be the number of people sitting next to at least one man. How many possible values of the ordered pair (x,y) are there? (For example, (6,0) is the pair if all 6 people ...
October 27, 2013 by Epic

Physics
In a "Rotor-ride" at a carnival, people are rotated in a cylindrically walled "room." The radius of the room is 5.5 m, The coefficient of static friction is μ=0.1. What is the minimum rotation frequency such that the people will not slide down the wall when the floor ...
October 10, 2011 by Alex

Physics
In a "Rotor-ride" at a carnival, people are rotated in a cylindrically walled "room." The radius of the room is 4.0 m, The coefficient of static friction is μ=0.13. What is the minimum rotation frequency such that the people will not slide down the wall when the floor ...
March 1, 2013 by Derrick

algebra
The table lists average monthly temperature and electricity cost for a Texas home in 2008 the table displays the values rounded to the nearest whole number make a scatter plot how would you describes the correlation? January 57 A.T. 150 E.B. February 55A.T. 152 E.B March. 60 A...
March 12, 2014 by snow

Math Word Problems
How many ways can an IRS auditor select 3 of 11 tax returns for an audit? There are 8 members on a board of directors. If they must form a subcommittee of 3 members, how many different subcommittees are possible? License plates are made using 3 letters followed by 3 digits. ...
December 5, 2009 by Ashley

Maths
How to work out the comparison 13 out of 39 as a percent
December 8, 2010 by Shannon

Sociology
Did I answer my questions correctly? Which sociological perspective would likely contend that the role of the mass media is to provide socialization, enforce social norms through public events, and create social stability and cohesion through collective experiences? (My ...
April 12, 2011 by Sharon

Ethics
should united states government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants? What do you think? Should we favor certain nationalities as we have throughout most of our history? Should we favor skilled and educated workers? Should we favor spouses and children of legal residents? ...
January 10, 2007 by Anonymous

language arts
What statement in the passage weakens the argument that personal music players cause hearing loss? Experts say more research is needed to prove a definite link between portable music and DVD players and hearing loss. Twenty-nine percent of students reported saying "what" or "...
December 17, 2015 by sasha

Math
What is 17/50 as a percent and what is 1 3/10 as a percent and what is 1 5/10 as a percent
November 19, 2013 by Anabelle

Math
4. Columbus had a hard time convincing anyone to undertake the expense of financing a voyage to an unknown place. Based on the information available from other sailors and partly on his own ideas, Columbus underestimated the circumference of the Earth by twenty-one percent. ...
March 31, 2014 by Sue

finance
Tangshan Mining is considering issuing long-term debt. The debt would have a 30 year maturity and a 12 percent coupon rate and make semiannual coupon payments. In order to sell the issue, the bonds must be underpriced at a discount of 2.5 percent of face value. In addition, ...
July 15, 2013 by Michelle

Math
Needing help setting these problems up...not necesarily giving me the answers. thanks. In January 2009 the state of Nevada was facing a budget deficit of $1.5 billion. The population of the state was approximately 2 million. How much would each person in the state have to ...
January 27, 2015 by Ashley

Visual Basics 2008
This is a from chapter 3 #82. the problem is: Write a program to calculate the amount of a server's tip given the amount of the bill and the percentage tip obtained via imput dialog boxes. The output should be a complete sentence that reiterates the inputs and gives the ...
October 22, 2010 by Lee

finance
1.Bill and Warren are thinking about issuing 11 percent coupon bonds that will mature in 15 years. Market interest rates are 13 percent. What could they sell each of the bonds for?
October 7, 2014 by lori

Math
I have two more questions :)) If 1/3 is equivalent to 33 1/3%, what percent is equivalent to 2/3? A: 33 2/3% B: 150% C: 66 2/3%**** D: 65% Which proportion can be used to solve the following percent problem? What is 50% of 70? I came up with x/50 = 70/100
November 23, 2015 by Cami

7th grade math
Suppose 36 videos are added to a video collection that has 24 videos. What is the percentage of change. I got 50 percent....my mom says it's 150 percent. thanks!
January 5, 2016 by Peggy

math
if 15 percent of 220 students chose going shopping out of the 220 percent students chose s how many chose go shopping. my answer is 33 am i correct
December 20, 2012 by Americal

Math
write each decimal as a percent: 1.07 35 0.003 0.0077 what do i do to convert the decimal into a percent??
October 15, 2014 by Stephanie

Principles of Finance
Warmack Machine Shop is considering a four-year project to improve its production efficiency. Buying a new machine press for $490,000 is estimated to result in $200,000 in annual pretax cost savings. The press falls in the MACRS five-year class, and it will have a salvage ...
October 31, 2015 by frank

math
The Population of a town increased by 80% in 5 years. If the population is currently 18,000, find the population of this town 5 years agao. (Round to the nearest whole, if necessary). please send formula of this equation
September 3, 2007 by Terrance

Math
In a marketing survey involving 1,000 randomly chosen people, it is found that 630 use brand P, 420 use brand Q, and 210 use both brands. How many people in the survey use brand P and not brand Q? Answer choices: 210 people 420 people 630 people none of these
March 27, 2014 by Helena

Math
Fraction 7/8 Decimal 0.875 Percent 87.5 Fraction 49/50 Decimal 0.98 Percent 98% Fraction 1/4 Decimal 0.25 Percent 2.5% Simplify if needed.
September 17, 2013 by Jerald

pre algebra
What is the diameter of a cone with a height of 10 yards and a volume of 92.4 cubic yards? Round to the nearest whole number.
May 29, 2012 by amy

pre algebra help
What is the diameter of a cone with a height of 10 yards and a volume of 92.4 cubic yards? Round to the nearest whole number.
May 30, 2012 by amy

Calc
How do I do this related rates problem? A plane flying horizontally at an altitude of 1 mi and a speed of 510 mi/h passes directly over a radar station. Find the rate at which the distance from the plane to the station is increasing when it is 6 mi away from the station. (...
November 10, 2009 by Derick

Algebra 2
A random sample of 1000 people was chosen for a survey. 80% of them had health insurance. Find the 95% confidence interval. Round answers to 4 significant digits.
December 2, 2015 by Abbie

Math
Find the lateral area of the cone. Use 3.14 fo pi and round result to the nearest whole unit. radius: 15cm Side unit: 28cm Please help!! A) 1,319 cm squared B) 2,639 cm squared C) 707 cm squared D) 2,026 cm squared is the answer B?
January 13, 2015 by Help PLEASE

Math
Round each number to the nearest whole number 3/14
September 17, 2012 by Lance

calculus
The circumference of a sphere was measured to be 76 cm with a possible error of 0.2cm. 1. Use differentials to estimate the maximum error in the calculated surface area. Please round the answer to the nearest tenth. 2. What is the relative error in the calculated surface area...
April 13, 2007 by Sam

algebra
suppose a student scores in three tests of english 15 out of 25,28 out of 40 and 24 out of 30.if the test are given equal value what is the average percent of the student and which is the best result
March 7, 2011 by marako

English
Could you check these few sentences, please? Thank you. 1) What are people intolerant about (is "of" also possible)? 2)They are intolerant about the color of the skin, religion and clothes. 3) They are prejudiced against people of other religions. 4) In the past, she got hurt ...
October 14, 2011 by Henry2

Math
Consider the weighted voting system [75: 31, 29, 23, 16, 8, 7]. Find each: a. The total number of players b. The total number of votes c. The weight of P3 d. The minimum percentage of the votes needed to pass a motion 9rounded to the next whole percent)
August 9, 2013 by Anna

Math
Real Reverse Nominal Returns You purchase 100 shares of stock for $40 a share. The stock pays a $2 per share dividend at year-end. What is the rate of return on your investment for these end-of-year stock prices? What is your real (inflation-adjusted) rated of return? Assume ...
March 21, 2007 by Antoinette

math
1. the function rule c=10n+26 relates the number of people n who attend a small concert to cost in dollars of c of the concert. Make a table of the imput/output pairs to show the cost if 27,39, and 43 people attend. 2. explain how to write a function rule from the table below...
April 6, 2016 by Quzzy modo

math
The day started out at 16 F and ended at 25 F. Find the percent change for the temperature throughout the day?
January 29, 2012 by matt

statistics
according to data from the american medical association, 10% of us are left handed. If three people, are randomly selected find the probability that they are all left handed. If groups of 50 people are randomly selected, what is the mean and stadard deviation of left handed ...
May 7, 2012 by cm

Lang. Arts
Read the following stanza from ďAloneĒ: Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I came up with one thing And I donít believe Iím wrong That nobody, But nobody Can make it out here alone. Think about the ...
February 26, 2013 by Cassie

Statistics
Suppose we have a population of scores with a mean (ž) of 200 and a standard deviation (ů) of 10. Assume that the distribution is normal. Provide answers to the following questions: What score would cut off the top 5 percent of scores? What score would cut off the bottom 5 ...
July 20, 2011 by Sam

Statistics
Suppose we have a population of scores with a mean (ž) of 200 and a standard deviation (ů) of 10. Assume that the distribution is normal. Provide answers to the following questions: What score would cut off the top 5 percent of scores? What score would cut off the bottom 5 ...
October 19, 2011 by Denise

Trig
Whats the height of a flagpole if a student stand 37feet from it and determines the angle of elevation to be 34degrees and her eyes are 5.3 feet from the ground(round to the nearest whole number)
March 11, 2013 by David

Physics
Bob (80 kg) lands with a resultant GRF of 1200 N at an angle of 80 degrees from the horizontal. Round answers to nearest whole number. What was his vertical acceleration during landing?
March 20, 2016 by Matthew

oceanography
1. How much of the total water at earth's surface is fresh water? 2. Of all the freshwater at the earth's surface, what percent is found as ice and glaciers? 3. What percent of all freshwater is groundwater? 4. What percent of the rainfall that falls on continents is returned ...
December 12, 2006 by Ashley

Algebra
The goal is to shoot down my friends drone with a paintball. We need to know how quickly my paintball will reach a maximum altitude. And we need to know if my paintball will even reach the height required to reach the drone. His drones maximum altitude is 1200 ft. A paintball ...
April 29, 2016 by Amanda

Finance
Keenan Co. is expected to maintain a constant 3.8 percent growth rate in its dividends indefinitely. If the company has a dividend yield of 5.6 percent, what is the required return on the companyís stock?
October 2, 2012 by Jenna Fray

Chem- Percent Yield
When HgO is heated, it decomposes into elemental mercury and diatomic oxygen gas. If 42.9 g of Hg is obtained from 70.1 g of the mercuric oxide, what is the percent yield of the reaction?
October 11, 2012 by Lara

Chemistry
I'm supposed to compare the percent composition of gases in the atmosphere at sea level to the percent composition at high altitude.. Would the percents decrease? I don't really understand
January 16, 2013 by Sara

Government
Suppose you want to take a scientific poll about peopleís opinion on a new boating law for Lake Blue. Who should make up your universeóall the people in the United States, only townspeople, only boat owners, only people who live on the lake, anyone who uses Lake Blue, or some ...
May 12, 2009 by Patrick

Math
4. Columbus had a hard time convincing anyone to undertake the expense of financing a voyage to an unknown place. Based on the information available from other sailors and partly on his own ideas, Columbus underestimated the circumference of the Earth by twenty-one percent. ...
April 1, 2014 by Sue

Physics
Joan comes across a deep ravine. She was planning on this as she packed a 3.8 m portable telescoping extension ladder. It has a mass of 15 kg. She was told that in order to get to the skullís last known location, she must get across this 2 m gap. --- | \3.8m | \ __|_2m\____ (...
November 26, 2015 by Lilly

Science
A block of ice has the density of 0.97 g/cm3. How much of it will sink below the surface of the water? (Points : 1) About 97 percent of the ice will sink below water. About 3 percent of the ice will sink below water. Alló100 percentóof the ice will sink below water. Noneó0 ...
October 21, 2011 by Darrian

Finance
An investor in the 28 percent tax bracket is trying to decide which of two bonds to select: one is a 5.5 percent U. S. Treasury bond selling at par; the other is a municipal bond with a 4.25 percent coupon, which is also selling at par. Which of these two bonds should the ...
June 28, 2014 by Brent

Finance
.An investor in the 28 percent tax bracket is trying to decide which of two bonds to select: one is a 5.5 percent U. S. Treasury bond selling at par; the other is a municipal bond with a 4.25 percent coupon, which is also selling at par. Which of these two bonds should the ...
June 30, 2014 by Tawanna

Math
Say for example that you need to find out the number of people that need emergency housing for in a neighbourhood. would you multiply the population of the area by the total percentage of risk. ex. barnyard population 325 risk is 40% ... do you go 325 time .40 to get the total...
September 28, 2008 by Karley

Math-- Please check
A package of 16 tea bags costs $2.29. Find the unit price in cents per tea bag. Round to the nearest tenth of a cent. I get 14.3 cent Will you check to make sure I am correct? How do I round it to the nearest tenth? Or is it already rounded to the nearest tenth? Please help! ...
February 25, 2007 by Aimee

Math ASAP
1. What is the length of the diagonal for the rectangular prism with L=8cm W=3cm H=7cm to the nearest whole unit? 10 cm 11 cm <------------------------- 6 cm 13 cm 2.What is the slant height for a pyramid with base=10cm and height=12cm to the nearest whole unit? 7 cm 11 cm ...
March 18, 2016 by Anonymous

english
Think about the figurative language in this stanza. What is the speaker saying? (1 point) It is hard to find your way at night because it is dark. It is the middle of the night and she is hungry. People find life in being with others. People have to help each other with ...
March 29, 2014 by james

Math/Statistics
The property restoration company PuroServ is considering switching to new dehumidifiers. Their market research, considering the cost of the new machines and their efficiency, tells them that the switch would give them an 83 percent chance of making a $20,000 profit, a 10 ...
May 1, 2011 by Rodney

statistics
Data shows that 88% of the people in a certain population are right-handed. A group of 7 people from this population are selected at random. (a) What would be the expected value for the number of right-handed people in the group? (b) What is the probability that exactly 5 of ...
March 22, 2011 by Anonymous

statistics
570 people were in a survey and 124 people said yes. What proportion of people said yes to 1 d.p
November 24, 2011 by Melissa

Finance
Bell Mountain Vineyards is considering updating its current manual accounting system with a high-end electronic system. While the new accounting system would save the company money, the cost of the system continues to decline. The Bell Mountainís opportunity cost of capital is...
March 19, 2016 by Confused

pre algebra check
What is the diameter of a cone with a height of 10 yards and a volume of 92.4 cubic yards? Round to the nearest whole number. 82.97=r^2???
May 30, 2012 by amy

STATS
Solve the problem. Round the point estimate to the nearest thousandth. 22 randomly picked people were asked if they rented or owned their own home, 9 said they rented. Obtain a point estimate of the proportion of home owners. A) 0.290 B) 0.591 C) 0.636 D) 0.409
September 25, 2011 by Anonymous

Science/Math
Math Problem page 18 Wendell invests $10,000 in a stock portfolio made up of Petroleum Special at $30 per share, Newshoe at $12 per share, and Beans and Sprouts at $2.50 per share. He places 60 percent of the money in P.S. (Petroleum Special), 30 percent in N (Newshoe), and 10...
September 29, 2013 by Walter

Finance
Arena Distributors is a new company and currently pays no dividends. The company has just reported earnings of $1.5 per share and its earnings are expected to grow at a 15 percent annual rate over the next four years. Following this four-year high growth period earnings will ...
November 14, 2012 by Dan

Financing
A person is considering buying the stock of two home health companies that are similar in all respects except for the proportion of earnings paid out as dividends. Both companies are expected to earn $6 per share in the coming year, but Company D (for dividends) is expected to...
March 13, 2014 by Anonymous

maths
Sixty people were asked how many films they had seen in the past year. The results are shown in table 1. Table 1: number of films seen by a group of people during the past year No of film seen(x)0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 N0 of people(f) 23 12 9 6 3 4 2 0 1 What percentage of people ...
May 12, 2007 by roger

hazard bctcs
one aspect of the beauty of scenic landscape is its variability. The elevations (feet above sea level) of 12 randomly selected towns in the Finger Lakes Regions of Upstate New York are recorded here. 1117, 1360, 1009, 766, 1333, 1306, 577, 1144, 874, 658, 1306, 712. Find the ...
May 22, 2013 by haley

Finance
A Treasury note with a maturity of four years carries a nominal rate of interest of 10 percent. In contrast, an eight-year Treasury bond has a yield of 8 percent. a. If inflation is expected to average 7 percent over the first four years, what is the expected real rate of ...
September 6, 2012 by vincent

MATH
Providence County covers 413 square miles of Rhode Island. If Rhode Island is 1045 square miles, What percent of Rhode Island's area is Providence County? Round to the nearest tenth. Can somone like explain to me how to do this.
January 10, 2012 by I need help.

calc
I have everything right but the last question asking how many cases per week The consumer demand equation for tissues is given by q = (97 − p)2, where p is the price per case of tissues and q is the demand in weekly sales. (a) Determine the price elasticity of demand E ...
October 28, 2013 by Kyle

Finance
Bond X is a premium bond making annual payments. The bond pays an 8 percent coupon, has a YTM of 6 percent, and has 13 years to maturity. Bond Y is a discount bond making annual payments. This bond pays a 6 percent coupon, has a YTM of 8 percent, and also has 13 years to ...
July 23, 2010 by Anna

stats
The following data represents Total Credit Hours from our class survey. 90 54 98 45 65 43 12 48 56 12 15 60 38 18 67 125 50 43 26 64 22 52 69 You may use your calculator to find the following statistics: Considering the Total Credit Hours data from our class survey: (A1) What ...
September 18, 2014 by Angel

English
"At Common Good we tried to stick to 85-15, so 85 percent of the food we grow are distributed within the community, then 15 percent we sell to local restaurants and a mobile farmers' market that comes once a week," she said. ------------------------- How do we read "85-15"?
December 14, 2013 by rfvv

Math
Suppose you have two numbers. The difference of the two numbers is 12. The product of the two numbers is 17. Multiply the larger of the two numbers by 100, add 50 times the smaller number to that, round the total to the nearest whole number. That starts out as an algebra ...
March 24, 2007 by Lesa

corporate finance
Life Balance, Inc. has found that its cost of common equity capital is 15 percent and its cost of debt capital is 9 percent. If the firm is financed with $6 million of common shares (market value) and $4 million of debt, what is the after tax weighted average cost of capital (...
July 17, 2010 by Bjusreal

Biology
Explain what would happen to a red blood cell placed in a solution of 99.3 percent water and 0.7 percent salt. and how can a small particle or liquid droplet enter a cell?
December 12, 2007 by ineedsciencehelp

MATH
From experience, the manager of Kramer's Book Mart knows that 40% of the people who are browsing in the store will make a purchase. What is the probability that among ten people who are browsing in the store, at least four will make a purchase? (Round your answer to four ...
October 24, 2012 by Paul

trig
I am having trouble figuring these two out The directions say find all solutions to the triangles described below. Round each angle to the nearest degree and the length of the missing side to the nearest tenth at the end of the computations C= 27 degrees 50 minutes, c= 349 m, ...
March 19, 2008 by Rhea

Urgent math
The initial size of a culture of bacteria is 1000. After one hour the bacteria count is 4000. (a) Find a function n(t) = n0ert that models the population after t hours. n(t) = b)Find the population after 1.5 hours. (Round your answer to the nearest whole number.) n(1.5) = ...
August 3, 2015 by Emma

MATH _ RE-POST PLEASE HELP
6 people are sitting around a table. Let x be the number of people sitting next to at least one woman and y be the number of people sitting next to at least one man. How many possible values of the ordered pair (x,y) are there? (For example, (6,0) is the pair if all 6 people ...
October 27, 2013 by Epic

Economics - Bonds
The Garraty company has two bond issues outstanding. Both bonds pa $100 annual interest plus $1,000 at maturity. Bond L has a maturity of 15 years and Bond S a maturity of 1 year. A). What will be the value of each of these bonds when the going rate of inters is (1) 5 percent...
October 28, 2006 by Val

math
for a store contest 4 out of every 65 people who visit the store will recieve a freee dvd if 455 people visit the store how many dvds were given away
November 22, 2013 by alexis

math percents
is this right? to finde decimal and percent for 1 4/5 decimal is 1.8 percent 180%
February 13, 2012 by marko

math
If 40 percent of r is equal to s then which of the following is equal to 10 percent of r? Would appreciate an explanation as well. A. 4s B. 2s C. s/2 D. s/4 E. s/8
August 9, 2015 by Jon Davis

U.S.History
couldn't find the answr to this one in my book: Under popular sovereignty, the decision whether or not to allow slavery in a territory was mady by a. Congress b. the voters of the territory c. the Supreme Court d. the President this is all my book says: the Preamble to the ...
February 2, 2009 by y912f

math
It has been estimated that 0.8% of a certain country's population are homeless. Now 0.8% is a small percentage, but there are approximately 313 million people in the country, and 313 million is a large number. Approximately how many people are homeless? (Round your answer to ...
May 4, 2014 by TAYLOR

Finance
Piedmont Enterprises currently pays a dividend (D0) of $1 per share. This dividend is expected to grow at a 20 percent per year rate for the next 2 years, after which it is expected to grow at 6 percent per year for the foreseeable future. If you require a 15 percent rate of ...
February 22, 2012 by Raechelle

Critical Thinking
Do young people vote in canada? where can i go to find information on young people voting in other countries
August 26, 2008 by Bryan

STATISTICS
From a group of 12 people, you randomly select 3 of them. Find the probability that at least one of them is among the 3 oldest people in the group
July 24, 2013 by MIA

STATISTICS
From a group of 12 people, you randomly select 3 of them. Find the probability that at least one of them is among the 3 oldest people in the group
July 24, 2013 by MIA

finance 200
14. Lear, Inc., has $800,000 in current assets, $350,000 of which are considered permanent current assets. In addition, the firm has $600,000 invested in fixed assets. a. Lear wishes to finance all fixed assets and half of its permanent current assets with long-term financing ...
November 22, 2009 by finance question

Physics
In a "Rotor-ride" at a carnival, people are rotated in a cylindrically walled "room." (See Fig. 5-35.) The room radius is 4.6 m, and the rotation frequency is 0.7 revolutions per second when the floor drops out. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction so that the ...
October 4, 2009 by Jennifer

physics
In a "Rotor-ride" at a carnival, people are rotated in a cylindrically walled "room." (See Fig. 5-35.) The room radius is 5.4 m, and the rotation frequency is 0.8 revolutions per second when the floor drops out. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction so the people ...
October 31, 2010 by Joe

Finance
27.You have invested 40 percent of your portfolio in an investment with an expected return of 12 percent and 60 percent of your portfolio in an investment with an expected return of 20 percent. What is the expected return of your portfolio?
July 16, 2010 by G

science
why does nicotine make it difficult for a smoker to quit using cigarettes it helps with weight loss for for many people it makes people sleep long hours many people experience intense headaches the cost of nicotine is very affordable for teens
April 4, 2016 by little dark one

brief calculus
I have everything right but the last question asking how many cases per week The consumer demand equation for tissues is given by q = (97 − p)^2, where p is the price per case of tissues and q is the demand in weekly sales. (a) Determine the price elasticity of demand E ...
October 29, 2013 by Kyle

Algebra 2
PLEASE HELP WITH THIS-ITS DUE APRIL 5TH, 2011!!! During a past epidemic, the number of infected people increased exponentially with time, or f (t) = ab^t , where f is the number of infected people at time t, in days. Suppose that at the onset of the epidemic (0 days) there are...
March 27, 2011 by Lindsey

Math
Aproximatley what percent of strikeout leaders had 175 or more strikeouts during these years? 2000-187 1994-128 1999-171 1993-169 1998-171 1992-154 1997-175 1991-175 1996-160 1995-150 I dont understand how to find a percent.
March 15, 2009 by Tanaje

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