Wednesday

July 27, 2016
Number of results: 4,662

**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*

**Math**

David and Mike are brothers. David is 33 years old today. This is three times as old as Mike was when David was the age that Mike is today. How old is Mike?
*October 14, 2015 by KC*

**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**

Kelly is x years old. Mike is 2 years older than twice Kelly's age. The sum of Kelly and Mike's ages is 26. How old is Mike?
*November 29, 2015 by Dee*

**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's grandmother opened a savings account in Mike's name and deposited some money into the account. The account pays an annual simple interest rate of 11%. After 13 years, the interest earned on the account is $5720. How much money did Mike's grandmother deposit into the ...
*November 17, 2015 by jacquie*

**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*

**Math**

Mike drank more than half te juice in his glass. What fraction of the juice could mike have drunk.
*May 18, 2016 by Katie*

**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*

**english**

What is the participial phrase in the sentence? They heard the gilr crying softly in the restaurant? a. they heard b. the girl c. crying softly d. in the restaurant Mike was running quickly. Mike won the race. Which sentence best combines the two sentences useing a participial...
*May 10, 2016 by not me *

**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*

**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*

**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**

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 drank more than half of his glass of juice. What fraction of juice could mike have drank?
*March 23, 2016 by Anonymous*

**math**

Mike and Sandra leave the seashore at the same time. Mike drives northward at a rate of 55mph, while Sandra drives west at 65mph. Find how far apart they are after 3 hours to the nearest mile.
*February 13, 2016 by lissa*

**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*

**Math **

The area of Mike's rectangular garden is 360 feet the garden is 12 feet wide what is the length of fencing mike need to buy in order to fence in the garden completely on all four sides
*January 12, 2016 by Sharlyn*

**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*

**Math**

Mike and fred are at a conference and have been broken into a group with 10 others people. There is 2 tables that are circular, where one seats 7 and the orher has exactly enough to set the rest. How many different ways can the group be seated if mike and fred must sit together??
*May 13, 2016 by Hue*

**Math**

Mike and fred are at a conference and have been broken into a group with 10 others people. There is 2 tables that are circular, where one seats 7 and the orher has exactly enough to set the rest. How many different ways can the group be seated if mike and fred must sit ...
*May 13, 2016 by Buck*

**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*

**math**

Mike is 11 years old. Jim is twice as old as Mike. When Jim is 50 years old, how old will Mike be?
*March 1, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Spanish**

what is the most likely the reason that Spanish-speaking students in Costa Rica, Mexico, and Argentina all learn a second language in school? a. Spanish is a common language b. Spanish is not understood by many people c. it is important to be able to communicate in more than ...
*October 29, 2015 by Kaai97*

**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*

**math**

Mike has 3 planting boxes for her flowers . each boxes is 4 feet wide and 8a feet long how much area for planting flowers does mike have altogether ?
*January 14, 2016 by eduardo*

**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*

**7th grade math**

Mike's school bus picks him up from his home. It travels 15 miles north and then travels 8 miles west to reach school. What is the shortest distance between Mike's home and his school?
*November 22, 2015 by canaan*

**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 **

**social studies**

Why did Mexico decide to become independent from Spain? Mexicans did not speak Spanish. Spanish economic policies kept most Mexicans poor. (MY ANSWER) The Spanish prohibited intermarriage between native and Spanish people. Spain abolished the slave trade.
*January 21, 2016 by LOVE*

**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*

**American history 1**

What restriction did Spain place on American trade? The Spanish would allow Americans to buy only Spanish goods. ****The Spanish closed the West Indies to American trade. The Spanish prohibited Americans from trading with Britain. The Spanish closed New Orleans to American ...
*February 13, 2016 by tiana*

**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*

**Spanish**

Help. I need in Spanish! Write a short paragraph explaining some details about school practices and/or activities in schools in the Spanish-speaking world. Thanks, Kaai97
*November 9, 2015 by Kaai97*

**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*

**math**

Mike had a jar of nickels that had five more nickels than he originally thought. If the total amount of nickels was $4.35, how many nickels did Mike think he had originally?
*March 5, 2016 by Michael*

**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*