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August 3, 2015

August 3, 2015

Number of results: 4,218

**Math**

Josh and Mike live 13 miles apart. Yesterday Josh started to ride his bicycle toward Mike's house. When they met, Josh had ridden for twice the length of time as Mike and at 4/5 of Mike's rate. How many miles had Mike ridden when they met? (a) 4 (b) 5 (c) 6 (d) 7 (e) 8
*January 25, 2009 by Josh*

**English**

what does it mean when someone said? how is Mike,Is he behaving himself? It means that Mike sometimes does not behave as well as might be expected. The person asking wants to know if Mike has been being good.
*February 19, 2007 by Bob*

**To mike: Spanish**

I've deleted both of your posts asking for answers to Spanish tests. Jiskha tutors do not supply answers. Period. If you'd like to post a few questions AND your ideas about the answers, we'll be glad to help you.
*May 3, 2011 by Ms. Sue*

**Psychology**

Star and her brother, Mike, produce roughly the same levels of male hormones and female hormones. Given this information, it is likely that: Answer Star and Mike have not yet reached puberty. Star has reached puberty but Mike has not. Mike has reached puberty but Star has not...
*February 5, 2013 by Tammy*

**Physics**

Philadelphia Flyers player Mike Richards stands on the frictionless ice next to the goal. Neither Mike nor the goal are anchored to the ice. Frustrated after a recent playoff loss, 102.5kg Mike suddenly pushes on the goal, sending it across the ice a 2.80m/s. Mike recoils in ...
*April 29, 2012 by Sarah*

**grade 9 algerbra HELP!!!! PLZ!!!**

betty is now three times as old as mike, but in five years she will be only twice as old as mike. how old is mike right now? i don't get what your suppose to do
*March 9, 2009 by emily*

**Algebra**

Mike’s father is twice as old as he is. Seven years ago, the father was 7 years less than thrice as old as Mike was. Find Mike’s present age.
*January 21, 2014 by Bebang Biskobengboom*

**Algebra**

Mike’s father is twice as old as he is. Seven years ago, the father was 7 years less than thrice as old as Mike was. Find Mike’s present age.
*January 21, 2014 by Beth *

**English expression**

In Western culture, a man is introduced to a woman and a young person is introduced to an elderly person. (Is this expressions grammatical?) e.g. Mina, this is Mike. Mike, this is Mina. In this words, who is being introduced to whom? Is Mina being introduced to Mike? Or Is ...
*March 6, 2008 by John*

**Ethics**

please check my answer thanks :) There has been judgement entered agaisnt Mike in the Northern District Court of New York. What statment below must be true for the judegment to be aganist Mike personally. A. He was a resident of New York B. Mike lives in the northern district...
*November 30, 2007 by Lucie*

**math **

mike knits and sells them for $36 at the street fair every other week. it costs him about $19 for the yarn for each scarf and $8 for the other decorations he uses on them.mike estimates that he makes about 75% profit on each scarf he sells. is mike's estimate correct ?
*April 15, 2012 by lauren*

**math!!**

mike and sam begin saving money at the same time. mike plans to save $3 a month and sam plans to save $8 a month. After how many months will sam have $25 more than mike?
*November 24, 2014 by Emily*

**PSAT - Math**

Hello, I am reviewing my psat and looking at the questions I got wrong. I can't understand how to do this problem. Mike and paul left their houses at the same time for a fitness run to the park. Mike ran at an average speed of 7 miles per hour. Paul ran at an average speed of ...
*December 26, 2009 by Tiger*

**Language arts**

What is the participial phrase in the sentence? Living in New York, he went to many fantastic Broadway plays. A. Living in New York B. He went to C. Many fantastic D. Broadway plays Mike was running quickly. Mike won the race. Which sentence best combines the two sentences ...
*May 12, 2015 by Please help*

**algebra**

Mike would like to plant some trees so he needs to use a portion of his existing yard. The perimeter of this rectangular portion needs to be 14 yards and the diagonal is 5 yards. Can you help Mike determine the length and width of this new portion? Mike requested that you show...
*January 16, 2011 by ella *

**English**

1. Jane and Mike are the same in score. Jane and Mike are the same in a score. Jane and Mike are the same in the score. (For example, Jane got 90 points. Mike also got 90 points.) Which expression is correct? 2. How does the baby look? It looks sleepy. (Is the question or ...
*March 8, 2009 by John*

**solving algebraic equation **

For college orientation week,Mike sold 200 shirts.sweat shirts were priced at $50.00 each ant t-shirts at $20.00 each Mike recieve a total of $6250.00 for the shirts. How many type of shirt dud Mike sell for college orientation week ?please help and show a equation to solve
*February 8, 2012 by tanya*

**math**

Mike makees the following table of the distances he travels during the first day of the trip. A suppose Mike continues riding at this rate. Write an equation for the distance mike travles after t hours. B sketch a graph of the equation. How did you choose the range of values ...
*August 29, 2011 by david*

**physical science**

Mike jogs east at a rate of 4 mph. The wind is blowing west at 1 mph. What is Mike's velocity?
*January 8, 2013 by alex *

**math**

Mike can run the mile in 6 minutes, and Dan Can run the mile in 9 minutes. If mike gives Dan a head start of 1 minute, how far from the start will mike pass Dan? How long does it take?
*September 17, 2008 by kelli*

**4th Grade Math**

Mike drank more than half the juice in his glass. What fraction of the juice could Mike have drunk?
*March 17, 2014 by Kianie*

**Pre Algebra**

Mike spent $40 at the music store. He bought a cd for $20 and some cassettes for $4 each. How many cassettes did mike buy?
*February 14, 2013 by Makayla *

**math**

Mike drank more than half the juice in his glass. What fraction of the juice could Mike have drunk?
*March 17, 2014 by Kianie*

**Algebra**

Mike has two thirds of the minutes that Payton has. Payton has ___ fewer minutes as Mike. Payton has ___ percent as Mike. How many minutes does Payton have?
*July 2, 2015 by Salem*

**Physics**

Mike pulls a 4.5 kg sled across level snow with a force of 250 N along a rope that is 35.0° above the horizontal. If the sled moves a distance of 63.8 m, how much work does Mike do?
*January 23, 2012 by Mac*

**Physics**

Mike pulls a 4.5 kg sled across level snow with a force of 250 N along a rope that is 35.0° above the horizontal. If the sled moves a distance of 63.8 m, how much work does Mike do?
*January 24, 2012 by Jacqueline*

**math**

mike can run the mile in 6 minutes and dan can run the mile in 9 minutes. If mike gives dan a head start of 1 minute, how far from the start will mike pass dan?
*September 4, 2008 by jackie*

**algebra**

Mike can assemble a computer table in 40 minutes and I can do it in 60 minutes. If Mike works for 20 minutes before I join him, how long will it take us to finish?
*May 24, 2010 by TinaG*

**English**

1. What did Mike need at the store? He needed some things. 2. Who went shopping together? Mike and Ann did. 3. What did Mike and Ann do? They went shopping together. 4. What did they look at? They looked at the yellow bananas, the green peas, and the orange carrots. 5. What is...
*October 19, 2008 by John*

**English**

1. Jane has got 90 points. Mike has got 90 points as well. So Jane is as smart as Mike. They have the same degree of score. 2. Jane has lifted 20 kg weights. Mike has lifted 20 kg weights. Jane is as strong as Mike. So they hav e the same degree of strength. 3. Jane has just ...
*March 6, 2009 by John*

**English Grammar**

e.g. Nice to meet you, Mike. 1. Stress Nice. Nice is a content word, so nice is stressed. 2. Put the stress on meet. 3. Stress Mike. 4. Mark accent on the first e in 'meet' 5. Put the stress on the first e in 'meet'. 6. Mike is a proper noun, so you should stress Mike. Mark ...
*March 12, 2008 by John*

**Physics**

Mike pulls a 4.5 kg sled across level snow with a force of 250 N along a rope that is 35.0° above the horizontal. If the sled moves a distance of 63.8 m, how much work does Mike do? please show steps/equation!
*January 23, 2012 by Zach G*

**Math**

Mike drove to a friends house at a rate of 40 mph he returned by the same route at 45 mph The driving time round trip was 4 hours. write and solve an equation to find the distance Mike traveled
*August 13, 2013 by Molly*

**Math**

Mike had Some money in his wallet. Hè went to the mall and spent $8 On a game, $14 On a gift for his Dad, and $7 On lunch. Then his mom gave him $10. Hè bought a book. How much idd Mike originally have in his wallet?
*September 21, 2014 by Gabe*

**spanish**

Spanish 1B - I am an honor student but with spanish for me I can memorize for the tests but I am not really undestanding it. I am great in science and math - and i got an A barely in spanish but it gets harder. The hardest part for me is that every other class comes easy. I ...
*October 23, 2007 by sam*

**math**

Pick a Card. Mike and dave play the following card game. Mike picks a card from the deck If he selects a heart Dave gives him $5, if not, he gives Dave $2. Determine Mikes's expectation. Determine Daves' expectation Can you help me with this? i have tried to do it and i came ...
*July 13, 2012 by Adie*

**math**

mike has an average of 89 on the five tests he has taken so far this semester. what grade must mike earn on the next test to raise his average grade exactly to 90?
*May 29, 2012 by keke*

**Spanish**

I'm required to look up an article in a Spanish magazine that has to do with events that took place in Spanish hometowns. The magazine has to be in Spanish and it has to deal with event(s) that occurred in a Spanish hometown. I've looked everywhere on Google and can't seem to ...
*October 16, 2008 by Chloe*

**Algebra**

Mike has two-thirds of the minutes that Payton has. Create a diagram illustrating the relationship. Payton has ___ times as many minutes as Mike.
*July 2, 2015 by Salem*

**Algebra**

The perimeter of this rectangular portion needs to be 14 yards and the diagonal is 5 yards. Can you help Mike determine the length and width of this new portion? Mike requested that you show him how you arrive at the answers.
*July 11, 2010 by JT*

**Lanuage. Please Help !!!**

1.)what is the prepositional phrase in this sentence? Late last night their was aloud knock at the door a.)Late last night b.)there was c.)a loud knock d.)at the door 2.) what is the participle phrase in this sentence? Living in New York, he went to many fantastic Broadway ...
*May 7, 2015 by Hanna*

**algebra. **

Tim started out traveling at 60 km/h. Two hours later, Mike left from the same point. He drove along the rode at 80 km/h. How many hours does Mike have to drive to catch up with Tim?
*January 21, 2010 by rebecca*

**Math**

Mike and John ordered 2 pizzas. Mike ate 1/2 of his pizza and John ate 1/2 of his. How much did they eat altogether?
*January 9, 2013 by Mike*

**Calculus 2**

Calculus 2. Tom and Mike have a bet as to who will do the most work today. Mike has to compress a coil 200 feet. It takes Mike 250 lbs to compress the coil 10 feet. Tom needs to pump water through the top of a cylindrical tank sitting on the ground. The tank is half full, has ...
*September 27, 2012 by Laura*

**Physics**

Joe is sledding down a snow hill when he collides with Mike half way down the hill. Joe and the sled have a mass of 65 kg and their velocity before the collision was 12 m/s. If Mike has a mass of 55 kg, what velocity would Joe, Mike, and the sled have after the collision?
*January 16, 2011 by Sara*

**math**

Mike gave Danny 4 more marbles than he already had. He now has 100 marbles. How many marbles did Mike give to Danny? I dont no the answer
*August 8, 2014 by Max*

**Math 6**

I am stuck. Mike's truck engine holds 1 1/4 gallons of oil in the engine now, how many more quarts of oil does Mike need to add to fill the engine to capacity? Having trouble on do I subtract or?? what do I do?
*January 27, 2013 by Moby*

**Math**

Mike and John split the cost of a $270 car trip. Mike pays $20 more than John. How much did John pay? I solved it as 20x+x=270 I'm not sure if it's correct, can I please get an explanation
*June 23, 2014 by Stryder*

**Spanish-one word**

Can someone please tell me where I can find how to say "are" in Spanish. It's not in my Spanish book or Spanish dictionary we have to have for class. Thanks
*April 26, 2009 by Mike*

**English expression**

Who is Mi-na's older brother? He is Min-su.Min-su is. Who is Mi-na's new friend? He is Mike. Mike is. What is Mi-na's pet? A dog is. It is a doge. She is a dog. ---------------- Are all the answers to the questions all correct? Which ones are commonly used?
*March 24, 2008 by John*

**intermediate algebra**

need the equation for this problem. Mike invested $706 for one year. He invested part of it at 5% and the rest at 3% at the end of the year he earned $28.00 in interest. How much did mike invest at each rate of interest
*January 19, 2012 by jackie*

**Math**

Mike and Dave play a game in which each independently throws a dart at a target. Mike hits the target with probability 0.6, while Dave hits the target with probability 0.3. Mike wins the game if he hits the target and Dave misses. Dave wins the game if he hits the target and ...
*June 6, 2014 by Mickle*

**math**

The probability that Ryan chooses Spanish is 0.86 and the probability that Riley chooses Spanish is 0.73. State the probability that: a. they both chose Spanish b neither of them choose Spanish c. only one of them chooses Spanish d. at least one of them chooses Spanish
*March 9, 2015 by Kelly*

**algebra**

Select the set of equations that represents the following situation: Mike invested $706 for one year. He invested part of it at 5% and the rest at 3%. At the end of the year he earned $28.00 in interest. How much did Mike invest at each rate of interest?
*November 13, 2010 by running wild*

**intermediate algebra**

Select the set of equations that represents the following situation: Mike invested $706 for one year. He invested part of it at 5% and the rest at 3%. At the end of the year he earned $28.00 in interest. How much did Mike invest at each rate of interest?
*February 21, 2011 by joel*

**Personal Finance**

Mike Welch purchased 5,000 shares of Grass Roots stock for $82 per share and paid a commission of 1% on the purchase price. The current value of the stock is $96 per share. Mike received no dividends last year.
*April 21, 2011 by Kelsey*

**English expression**

What Number is Mike? He is Number 71. What number is Mike? He is number 71. Which one is correct? Do I have to capitalize number?
*March 14, 2008 by John*

**English**

1. Mike doesn't often watch TV. 2. Mike often doesn't watch TV. -------------------- Which one is grammatical? Are both OK? Which one is commonly usd?
*June 18, 2008 by John*

**Math help?**

I am stuck. Mike's truck engine holds 1 1/4 gallons of oil. If there are 3 quarts of oil in the engine now, how many more quarts of oil does Mike need to add to fill the engine to capacity? Having trouble on do I subtract or?? what do I do
*January 27, 2013 by Moby*

**math**

Mike,Liz,and Danna are friends.They each measured the length of the sidewalk in front of their school for a project.Which friend do you think measured incorrectly? Mike -measured 280 inches Liz measured 24 ft. Danna measured 8 yards
*June 5, 2013 by ttuuffyy*

**Math**

Mike had some pieces of wood to build a doghouse. He cut each piece in fourths. Then he had 24 pieces of wood. How many whole pieces of wood did Mike have to start with?
*April 5, 2013 by Kristy*

**college math**

It takes Mike 8 minutes to walk to the store from his house. The return trip takes 13 minutes because he walks 1mph slower due to the bags he is carrying. How fast did Mike walk on his way to the store? Carry out one decimal place. Thanks in advance!
*April 5, 2013 by Lorie*

**SPANISH**

I Need to write a letter to a girl in spanish for my spanish class. how do i start? how do i say, hi i really like you?
*February 2, 2009 by Spencer*

**Spanish**

Need an answer in Spanish to a spanish question! Que vas a hacer despues de las clases hoy?
*October 15, 2009 by Kyle*

**Spanish**

Hello I was wondering if a fluent spanish speaker could look over my essay for spanish?
*January 12, 2011 by Julia*

**phys**

Mike throws a ball upward & toward the east at a 20.0 angle with a speed of 51.0 . Nancy drives east past Mike at 15.0 at the instant he releases the ball. What is the ball's initial angle in Nancy's reference frame?
*May 29, 2012 by keren*

**Spanish**

I have to do a Spanish News report and weather report. I have No idea how to write these thigs in spanish, I need help. How do you write a news report in very simple spanish words? (This is my first year in Spanish!) HELP!! Thanks, Taylor
*March 3, 2008 by Taylor*

**Math**

Write a formula expressing the information: i)Rose paid twice as much as Mike I used R for Rose and M for Mike The formula I cam up with is R=2M ii)Taxes are 6 percent of income [Use T and x] So I wrote it like this T(0.06)/X iii)There are twenty times as many students as ...
*July 8, 2014 by Mari*

**Math alg2!**

1.)Mike is 5 years more than twice as old as Tom. The sum of their ages is 65. How old is Mike? 2.)Mrs. Computer is 3 times older than her daughter, Mousy. The sum of their ages is 52. How old is Mousy?
*December 13, 2012 by tyneisha*

**Spanish**

For my Spanish class I need to memorize a poem in Spanish that uses mostly subjunctive. It should be 1/4 to 1/2 a page long. I have tried searching for famous Spanish poets and looking through their poems to find subjunctive and have come up empty handed. Can anyone help me?
*May 13, 2008 by Torey*

**spanish SRA MCGUINN**

Fortunately in English can you please tell me the spanish translation, also the spanish word afortunadamente what is the Englsih transalation
*January 4, 2009 by sam*

**Intermediate Accounting**

E6-5 Mike Finley wishes to become a millionaire. His money market fund has a balance of $92,296 and has a guarateed interest rate of 10%. How many years must Mike leave that balance in the fund in order to get his disired $1,000,000? I am getting $9,229.60 and know this is not...
*January 30, 2011 by Lori*

**L.A.**

1. Her brother lives near the sea. It makes him happy. Which sentence combines the two sentences using a gerund phrase? A. Her brother lives near the sea, it makes him happy. B. Living near the sea makes her brother happy. C. It makes her brother happy to live near the sea...
*March 16, 2015 by **

**Spanish**

Hello. (= I'm writing a paper for extra credit in Spanish class, and I was wondering: What would you consider three good reasons for learning Spanish?
*January 10, 2008 by Eve*

**Math**

Mike bought 252 bricks to build a wall in his yard. Each row has 14 bricks. Each bricks is 3 inches tall. How many inches tall will be wall be if Mike uses every brick?
*October 20, 2011 by Mia*

**Math**

Mike was voted Most Valuable Player for 2 out of 5 seasons. What is the probability that Mike will be Most Valuable Player this year? I thought the answer would be 40%, but I'm not sure. I wasn't sure how to include this year in with the past 5 years or even if I should. Thank...
*March 7, 2015 by Tina*

**Kirr**

Mike would like to have $25,000 in 4 years to pay off a balloon payment on his business mortgage . His money market account is paying 1.825% compounded daily. disregarding leap years, how much money must mike put in his account now to achieve his goal? Round nearest whole dollar.
*June 2, 2014 by math HELP!! please*

**algebra**

Jill is 2 years older than Mike. in 5 years, 5 times Mike's age will be 4 times Jill's age. how old is Mike? Write an equation that models how old in years each of you will be, when your ages add up to 150 years old. For example, if x = your age and the eldest person was a ...
*January 21, 2013 by Anonymous*

**MATH HW HELP!!**

Mike Gioulis would like to have $25,000 in 4 years to pay off a balloon payment on his business mortgage. His money market account is paying 1.825% compounded daily. Disregarding leap years, how much money must Mike put in his account now to achieve his goal? Round to the ...
*May 20, 2014 by Eli*

**Math**

Mike's age, decreased by the age of his 4 year old sister is 11. Mikes age, increased by his uncle's age is 53. How old is Mike's uncle?
*November 12, 2014 by Alex*

**spanish don't know which to choose**

A simple route to appreciate other languages and cultures is to explore how your own language and culture have been influenced by other cultures. To help you do this, take a few minutes and discuss in Spanish (1-2 paragraphs) aspects your culture has borrowed from Spanish ...
*November 28, 2014 by Daniel*

**algebra**

in a week Mike ran 8km farther than Bill, while Pete ran 1 km less than 3 times as far as Bill.If pete ran 15 km farther than Mike, how many kilometers did Bill run?
*December 30, 2008 by ???E*

**math**

Jay is twice as old as Sandy and 2 years younger than Mike. Mike is 7 years older than Sandy. How old is Jay?
*March 6, 2013 by tina*

**Algebra**

Select the set of equations that represents the following situation: Mike invested $434 for one year.He invested part of it at 9% and the rest at 10%.At the end of the tear he earned $40.16 in interest.How much did Mike invest at each rate of interest.? a).x+y=434;9x+10y=40.16...
*March 22, 2012 by sherry*

**criminal procedure**

officer Mike and Gail, while patrolling an area known to them as a high crime area, observed 2 men get out of a car after seeing the patrol car. the passenger ran from the scene while the driver began walking away from the car with his hands tucked inside the front of his ...
*March 29, 2011 by loulou*

**Memorizing Spanish**

hey guys. how can i memorize spanish phrases like Buenos Dias or Buenos Tardes or Adios, etc... (sry i can't spell in spanish yet.)
*September 6, 2008 by Jay*

**Spanish**

I have to do a menu for a restaurant in Spanish but I don't know how I say the name for my restaurant in Spanish. How would I say, "The Poinsettia Mexican Restaurant" in Spanish?
*April 28, 2013 by SoccerStar*

**Basic Spanish **

My grandson need tutoring in basic Spanish to improve translate from Spanish to English in writing assignments, &grammar . Do you have review , similar to Khanacademy ? He needs tutoring to improve basic Spanish , has no tutoring in his school. Thank you
*March 23, 2014 by Michael*

**Math/spanish**

how do you translate the number 501,289 into the spanish written form? (five hundred one thousand two hundred eighty nine)in spanish?
*September 10, 2007 by Meredith*

**spanish/chech**

translate to spanish our father's office -la oficina de nuetro padre 2-translate the possesine adjective in parentheses into spanish -su escuela(their) can you check my answer thank you
*September 13, 2011 by mike *

**math**

Mike fills his car's tank up with 20 gallons of regular gas at $2.09 per gallon. His car averages 25 miles per gallon. How many miles can Mike drive on a full tank of gas?
*October 18, 2014 by angelica*

**math (interests & percentss)**

i need help with these problems below ! mike deposited $500 for 9 months at 8%, compounded quarterly. a. how many times was interest added to mike's account? b. what percent interest was added each time? c. what was the balance in mike's account at the end of 9 months? sara ...
*November 18, 2010 by bree*

**maths**

in a group of 60 children 31 speak French 23 speak Spanish 14 neither French nor Spanish find the number of student who speak: (a)both French and Spanish (b)French only (c)Spanish only draw a venn diagram please answer quickly
*September 23, 2014 by amrita*

**math**

john's high score on the asteroid game was 326,700. mike's high score was 418,200. rebecca just plated the game and her high score wa halfway between john's and mike's. what was rebecca's score.
*December 8, 2011 by joe*

**Math**

John's high score on the Asteriud Game was 326,700. Mike's high score was 418,200. Rebecca just played the game and her high score was halfway between John's and Mike's. What was Rebecca's score?
*September 17, 2012 by Brandon*

**Spanish**

I need these words translated from Spanish to English but they aren't in my spanish dictionary and when i google the words I get some odd translations that I'm sure aren't accurate. Compraba, compro, esta comprando, se comio, quiere comerse.
*April 28, 2008 by Leslie*

**spanish**

Which African country has Spanish as an official language? I dont know if it is correct but isnt it Equatorial Guinea. I am not sure That would be correct. You most have a diffrent spanish class. You bet. I eaven a have a weird school. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...
*March 31, 2007 by sally*

**math!**

1. in a basketball game, mike scored 20% of the team's points. if mike scored 22 points, how many points did the team score as a whole? - is the answer 110 pts 2. sports authority was having a sale. all their merchandise was 20% off the original price. the original price of a ...
*May 31, 2010 by Sara!*

**Spanish: check answers**

16. Which sentence is correct? A. Yo no entiendo a la maestra. *B. Yo no entiendo a este libro. Possessive Adjectives 17. What would be the correct PA in Spanish? : Ellos tienen (their) libros. Answer:sus 18. What would be the correct PA in Spanish? : Ella tiene (her) libro. ...
*March 7, 2013 by Cassie*

**Physics**

Can you show work please..? 1. Joe is sledding down a snow hill when he collides with Mike half way down the hill. Joe and the sled have a mass of 65 kg and their velocity before the collision was 12 m/s. If Mike has a mass of 55 kg, what velocity would Joe, Mike, and the sled...
*January 16, 2011 by Amy*