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misconception?
A student asks, “What’s wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is 1/3 because 1/6 + 1/6 = 1/3? ”Write an explanation of your understanding of the student’s misconception.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 9:09pm by jason

math
Can someone help me explain this misconception? A student asks, “What’s wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is because ” Write an explanation of your understanding of the student’s misconception.
Friday, October 9, 2009 at 11:37pm by Aleah

Nautical Studies
I understand it is a popular misconception that a magnetic compass points to the magnetic north pole. In fact a magnetic compass aligns itself with the magnetic lines of force in its own location. Here in the UK these lines of force seem to coincide very closely with the ...
Wednesday, October 31, 2007 at 6:17am by Mike

college
creating a slide on debunking gender misconception any tips
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 1:12pm by james

English
Ok, delirious means B and misconception is C . I hope I'm right this time.
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 8:12pm by Emma

science
a misconception of the sun is stronger at sunrise and weaker at sunset
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 7:15pm by dylan

Medical billing
Can you asume that larger facilities necessarily handle more records, or might that be a misconception?
Thursday, April 16, 2009 at 8:20pm by Nickey

ethnics
How would you explain the misconception statement that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders belong to a singl Please finish the question and we will try to help you.
Monday, February 12, 2007 at 7:15pm by Anonymous

ethnics
How would you explain the misconception statement that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders belong to a single Asian culture and are a model minority
Monday, February 12, 2007 at 7:29pm by Anonymous

ETH 125
What do you say to someone to convince them that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders belonging to the same Asian American culture is a misconception? Thank you!
Sunday, August 8, 2010 at 2:47pm by anonymous

English
deirious means: A. tense B. obnoxious C. out of senses D. sleepy misconception means: A. information B. dislike C. a false idea D. a trick
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 8:12pm by Emma

MATH Prob.
A student asks, “What’s wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is 1/3 because 1/6 + 1/6 = 1/3?" Write an explanation of your understanding of the student’s misconception.
Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 12:28am by Twg

math
Sorry I did not include the fractions. A student asks, “What’s wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is 1/3 because 1/6 + 1/6 = 1/3? ”Write an explanation of your understanding of the student’s misconception.
Friday, October 9, 2009 at 11:37pm by Aleah

English
I think delirious means B. obnoxious but then choice C. and D. is like the same thing too. And for misconception I think it's choice D?
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 8:12pm by Emma

evolution article. Please help!!!
Hi , I am having a very difficult time finding an article that contains a misconception about evolution . The article had to be be published within in this past year. Please help !!! thank you!!
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:07pm by joey

Cultural Diversity
if some one made the following statement Asian americans and pacific islander belong to a single -asian American culture, how would you explain that the statement is a misconception? include whether you think ,most americans believe this misconceptions and why or why not.
Monday, April 12, 2010 at 10:38am by marty

Math
A student asks whats wrong with the argument that the probability of rolling a double 6 in two rolls of a die is 1/3 because 1/6+1/6= 1/3? How do I explain the misconception? I am thinking since there are six sides and they want to roll double 6's in two rolls, the odds are ...
Saturday, January 23, 2010 at 3:38pm by Christy

English
i need help putting this para into easier words plz Soldiers and military personnel are too often glorified and widely regarded as heroes, which promotes the idea of war within society. However, its harsh realities are left largely ignored, and many are fooled by the ...
Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 8:33pm by Navroz

English
Take each sentence separately. Soldiers and military personnel are too often glorified and widely regarded as heroes, which promotes the idea of war within society. What do you think that means? However, its harsh realities are left largely ignored, and many are fooled by the ...
Saturday, March 31, 2012 at 8:33pm by Writeacher

evolution article. Please help!!!
I don't know how you'll find one published within the past year, but you might try searching here: http://scholar.google.com The most common misconception I've ever heard of is that humans are descended from apes.
Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:07pm by Writeacher

child daycare
A common misconception among managers is that _______ play is more important, but it's actually more important for children to have _______ play. A. structured, unstructured B. unlimited, limited C. unstructured, structured D. limited, unlimited My answer is C
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 9:02pm by Anonymous

Chemistry
#4. The "protection" afforded by the ice is not so much from a shielding effect (I think a common misconception) as it is from the heat. Look at it this way, ice + heat ==> liquid water. So melting ice is an endothermic reaction; that is, you put heat in to melt the ice. So...
Thursday, January 21, 2010 at 8:01pm by DrBob222

geometry
Your answer does not correspond to any of the choices, neither does mine! So there is probably is mistake in posting the question. Once you start using the correct question, think of the following. There is a general misconception about multiple choices in mathematics. The ...
Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 10:06am by MathMate

college psychology/sociology?
Indicate your subject in the "School Subject" box, so those with expertise in the area will respond to the question. Which misconception do you want to debunk? I searched Google under the key words "gender misconceptions" to get these possible sources: http://www.google.com/...
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 1:12pm by PsyDAG

Astronomu
1. There is a common misconception about why the Earth is cold in the winter and warm in the summer. Some believe that this is because the Earth, in its elliptical orbit, is closer to the Sun in the summer and farther away in the winter. The argument is that being closer to ...
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 6:11pm by Gerson

englishe- please revise
Now that you have finished your research paper, what advice would you give to students starting this course? What would you do differently if you were just starting the course? On what would you focus more? On what would you focus less? Explain your answers. My answer: As I ...
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 at 9:10pm by rose - Ms. Sue

english - final revision
Now that you have finished your research paper, what advice would you give to students starting this course? What would you do differently if you were just starting the course? On what would you focus more? On what would you focus less? Explain your answers. As I finished my ...
Tuesday, June 3, 2008 at 9:38pm by rose - Ms. Sue

English
I am working on an assignment that requires we write out our thesis statement and then write paragraphs that support this. Can I get your feedback on what I have so far? Thesis Statement: Even though having a credit card can help teach financial responsibility with some, ...
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at 1:43pm by Student 155

Astronomy
A cinder block can be weightless in space. Would you want to kick it with your bare foot? Even If it is weightless, does it have mass? An astronaut, circling the earth in the Space Shuttle, senses that his apparent weight is zero. He cannot feel the normal earthbound sensation...
Tuesday, April 10, 2007 at 3:56pm by Sunny

Physics
Can you explain wheightlessness. Do you actually weigh nothing in space or just a percentage of your Earth weight? How much would a 100 lb person weigh on each of the other planets? >> An astronaut, circling the earth in the Space Shuttle, senses that his apparent weight...
Sunday, July 8, 2012 at 7:39pm by tchrwill

physics
Can you explain wheightlessness. Do you actually weigh nothing in space or just a percentage of your Earth weight? How much would a 100 lb person weigh on each of the other planets? An astronaut, circling the earth in the Space Shuttle, senses that his apparent weight is zero...
Monday, October 12, 2009 at 9:37pm by tchrwill

Social Studies
Hi Jiskha!! I have been researching the Civil war and wanted to know it you can add to this. No this is not my work it is essays and summary's i found on the computer, this is what I found: Summary of the Civil War: Fought 1861-1865, the American Civil War was the result of ...
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 at 8:11pm by Erin

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