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Math
The regular admission price for an amusement park is. $72. For a group of 15 or more, the admission price is reduced by $25. How many people need to be in a group to save $500?
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 3:16am

English
What about this sentence The subjects in early paintings were usually very important people. The subject complement is people?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 8:58pm

College chemistry math ratio problem
Earlier you determined that the proper ratio of packages of buns, packages of patties, and jars of pickles is 3:2:4. If you want to feed at least 540 people, but also maintain the proper ratio, what minimum number of packages of buns, packages of patties, and jars of pickles ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 6:20pm

Social studies
In which colony were people most likely to make their living by fishing. A. New Hampshire B. North Carolina C. Pennsylvania D. Massachusetts E. Virginia I put d am I correct
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 4:12pm

maths
Suppose that in a class there are 8 people, 5 boys and 3 girls. We want to choose a team of 3 people with 2 boys and 1 girl. How many different groups can be formed?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 3:11pm

SAT Writing
Writeacher! Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't ...
Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 2:33pm

public speaking
In a world of ____________, communication skills help us to interact with people whose backgrounds are different from our own. A. careers B. changes C. technology D. personal relationships
Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 10:55pm

SAT Writing
Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't know the key ...
Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 9:24pm

psychology- the mind at work
Which one of the following statements best represents an algorithm? A. If the present assembly line will take care of building the chassis, we will buy parts for the upgraded model. B. Since most people are either “Doves” or “Pigeons,” being nice to them ...
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 1:36pm

budgeting
Which one of the following statements best describes what a budget is? A. A method of figuring out the inflation rate. B. An organized plan for spending money. C. A way to keep people from really enjoying life. D. A plan for saving money. I think its B....?
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 12:47pm

English, linguistics
Obviously, people have already asked this question in other places online. I hope you find what you need in one of these sites. I have no idea what all this means! http://www.google.com/search?q=IPA+to+tr​anscribe+the+words+'barn'+and+&#​39;borrow'&oq=...
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 11:35am

SAT Writing
It would be easier to find your old posts if you'd used a more distinctive name. If you click on your name on a post, you'll find all of the post that name has made. However, so many people use "Anonymous" as their name, this function is useless.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:44pm

grammAr
The subject is The people. The rest of the sentence is the predicate.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:42pm

grammer
what is the predicate in ? The people work in a variety ofindustries.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:31pm

Paleolithic People
http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Ancient_His​tory/Human_Evolution/Paleolithic_Age https://www.boundless.com/art-history/pr​ehistoric-art/the-paleolithic-period/pal​eolithic-architecture-shelter-or-art/
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:26pm

Paleolithic People
Describe the types of shelter and housing that were used by Paleolithic peoples
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:14pm

World History Honors
Discuss early trade among different groups of people
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:55pm

Math
An observational study is described. Determine the nature and scope of the conclusion the study can reach. In a group of 500 women, those who smoked moderately did worse on tests of reaction time than those who did not smoke. A) Smoking moderately causes women to do worse on ...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 4:54pm

Government
Members view party structure as including the party's leaders, the people who usually vote for the party, and? A. Independents. B. the party's officeholders. C. the national convention. D. the national chairperson.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 4:20pm

Writing
"This quote is in fact true." <~~Please learn not to write sentences like this. It's very 3rd-grade-ish. Either delete it or write something that's more 12th-grade-ish! "Though talent people can" <~~What does this mean? Why is "swimming&...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 8:54am

Writing
Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 7:10pm. Please give feedback and grade. Prompt:"Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:58pm

science-- grade 8
Scientific experiments must be able to be repeated by multiple scientists to verify the results that are obtained. Which of the following is an example.... a. Why do people like to watch television? b. Does the mass of a rocket affect the distance it can travel? c. What makes ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:49pm

psychology
Most students do not lurk on this board just to help people in their classes. If you post a specific question, we'll be glad to try to help you.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 11:25am

World History
Which of the following did not lead to the growth of government? A. the need to build walls for defense B. growing numbers of people C. the rise of religion D. the need to maintain food supplies My answer is A. But I'm not sure.
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:11pm

math plz help
Okay thanks can you help with this one? Task 3: Solve. Show all your work and explain your steps. You are buying gifts for 10 people. You decide to buy each person either a CD or a DVD. A CD costs $12 and a DVD cost $20. a. Let c = the number of CDs you decide to buy. What is ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 9:15pm

Statistics
I am respectfully requesting help with the following assignment. I am struggling in this chapter of statistics... Define the term sample? A) A sample is a numeric characteristic of a sample B) A sample is a numeric characteristic of a population C) A sample is the entire ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 2:08pm

English
1. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of the aged. 2. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of aged people. 3. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of the elderly. 4. Because I think it is important to respect and ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 3:30am

math
12 people will eat dogs 6 of those will eat 2 dogs, making 18 dogs total. that means you have to buy 3 packages of dogs, for $4.50 12 people eat burgers Assuming only one burger each, that means 3 lbs burger, for $4.77 Add it up to get the cost of the meat.
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 7:07pm

math
You are hosting a cookout for 24 people and are supplying the main dishes and several sides. You must take a trip to the grocery store in order to purchase all of the items you need. You know that hotdogs are $1.50 per package and there are 8 hotdogs in each package. You also ...
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 6:40pm

Psychology
Thank you, Ma'am! Are you able to check these for me? 1. Many assumptions about how things should be such as that the husband should be the major wage earner in a married relatinship are: A. social constructions (i chose this one) B. universally accepted C. objective ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:31pm

Psychology
1.Which of the following is an example of something that remains stable across the lifespan? A. Gender (I chose this) B. Physical size C. Language D. all over above 2. Which of the following is true of the life-span perspective? A. It is primarily concerned with ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:16pm

Writing
Can you proofread my essay and I also need a good title? Christopher Columbus was a brave, strong, hard-worker who took sea to America in 1470. What is biased? Biased is your opinion or idea on someone. In Christopher Columbus journal excerpt, there were many examples of how ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 5:18pm

SAT Writing
I am rewriting the essay that is regarding to the memory prompt. Essay Life consists of memory and without it, people will have nothing to recall. Everyone at least have to remember something in order to initiate a conversation. Some might tell others their great time at the ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:46pm

American Goverment
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was NOT _____. the location the 1787 Constitutional Convention. the city where the Declaration of Independence was signed the childhood home of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams an important city in colonial America 22. For the first eleven years of ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:27pm

Business
I am not sure how to do this for week 2 Individual paper You have been tasked with the project of organizing a company offsite 2-day training session in which people are brought in from different parts of the country. This entail everything from preparation, accommodations, ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 9:28pm

Business
I am not sure how to do this for week 2 Individual paper You have been tasked with the project of organizing a company offsite 2-day training session in which people are brought in from different parts of the country. This entail everything from preparation, accommodations, ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 9:24pm

science
People used to think the earth was flat and the sun revolved around the earth. To think otherwise, even when evidence contradicted this, used to be considered heresy and was severely punished.
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 11:07am

Science
Which of the following is an environmental concern of genetically engineered crops mentioned in your text? (Points : 1) Genetically modified crops lead to larger applications of toxic herbicides and insecticides. The genetic modification of crops increases soil erosion while ...
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:48pm

Social studies
If your essay must include the significance of all of those events on the European discovery of America, you'll need a general thesis statement that covers all of them. This site will help you devise a good thesis statement. http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/th​...
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 10:42pm

budgeting
Which one of the following statements best describes what a budget is? A. A method of figuring out the inflation rate. B. An organized plan for spending money. C. A way to keep people from really enjoying life. D. A plan for saving money.
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 5:12pm

Health
What is an example of impulsive and often dangerous behaviors that people with borderline personality disorder have a tendency to display? A. Driving recklessly B. Binge eating C. Engaging in unsafe sex D. All of the above I think it's D.
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:25am

physics
The Hyperloop is a hypothetical new fast transport system between cities, which works by launching pods that carry people through a very low air pressure tunnel. The Hyperloop reduces friction between the pods and the tunnel by supporting the pod on a cushion of air. This air ...
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 9:37am

Health
Why are many fad diets considered unhealthy? A. Because they may not provide all of the nutrients your body needs B. Because they often promise quick weight loss C. Because people typically find it difficult to keep lost weight off D. All of the above D?
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:55pm

English
1. I want to do volunteer work at a nursing home. 2. I want to do volunteer work in a nursing home. (Which preposition should we use? Are both OK?) 3. I want to do volunteer work at an orphanage because I want to take care of orphans who are helpless. 4. I want to do volunteer...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 2:17am

Writing SAT
Post a New Question Current Questions Homework Help: Writing Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm. "Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:59pm

chemistry
p = #people. p x (8 hrs/1 day) x (5 days/1 week) = 1.25 hrs/car x 7,500 cars. Solve for p.
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:01pm

Writing
"Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." William Jennings Bryan, Memoirs Assignment: Should we ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm

economics
What a loaded question! I'm sure the answer would depend on the specific segments of society you analyze your estimate of what "enough" is your social/political leanings the people you ask Better narrow down the topic a bit, and be prepared for some static, no ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 12:42pm

English
Homes for orphans are called orphanages or children's homes. Here are a few: http://www.tbhc.org/index.php/about/ http://www.calfarley.org/Pages/default.a​spx http://conchokids.org/ Here's a full explanation and a much larger list of countries and homes: http://...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 9:10am

English
Would you name facilities or organizations where orphans, elderly people, very young children are cared for? For example, a senior center, a nursing home, etc. Would you let me know the websites where we can find many kinds of such organizations and their definitions? Thank ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:29am

Sentences and Paragraphs
During the course of the year off I had re-evaluated what I wanted from my career. I knew that in a new job I still wanted to work with people and I needed to do something that was educational.
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 12:29am

English
I guess so, since inanimate objects/ideas (such as silence) don't have selves! Also since "prolong" is a verb usually used with people as subjects.
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 10:58pm

Sentences and Paragraphs
"time to pursue my new career goals" I'd delete "my" from this sentence. "During the course of the year off I had re-evaluated what I wanted from my career, I knew that I still wanted to work with people and I needed to do something that was ...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 9:07pm

English
http://www.pathguy.com/mnd.htm This writer puts them all into one category: "People may have believed, or half-believed, in the fairies (elves, sprites, pixies, leprechauns, and so forth)." And elsewhere I see them written in the same sentences, implying they are the...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 9:04pm

Sentences and Paragraphs
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 8:49pm

World history
Check? 2.What factors led to Robespierre becoming a dictator? Robespierre became dictator out of many reasons. He wasn't suppose to become a dictator it just happened. Louis and his wife caused so much damage to their people. Their people were left with nothing. ...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 2:04pm

World History
"architecture" -- this word is always used in the singular and is not an alternative for "buildings" The verb tenses throughout this paragraph are not consistent. Use the past tense only, and be consistent. "They lived near the world's tallest ...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:21am

World History
City-States Essay Assignment In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization? In what ways did their civilization compare to an advanced modern civilization today? How is this? The Indus Valley people had great architectures. The yearly floods that the Indus...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 3:33am

English
Variety! If you use the same ol' words over and over in your speech and/or your writing, you'll bore people pretty fast! And besides ... better, more precise verbs and adjectives give more detail and help your reader understand you exactly!
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 6:34pm

chem
Oh it is. It's especially bad when people waste my time with their replies that are of no use to me :)
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 9:48pm

bogus typo
dang - that's "effect"! I hate it when people misuse affect and effect. :-(
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 6:21pm

interpersonal communcation
The process of exchanging mes­sages, usually between two people, to create and share meaning is called: (
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 2:03pm

Statistics
Use the following table to answer questions 7 and 8: This table displays results from a prospective cohort study evaluating meat intake and mortality. The table displays hazard ratios for mortality by quintile of red meat intake. Table 2. Multivariate Analysis for Red, White, ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:58am

ENglish
1. ntelligence is measured by: an IQ test. an EIQ test. multiple intelligence tests. multiple ways. is it A 2. Which do you think is the most proven way people, in general, learn? What we read What we see What we hear What we do and experience is it D 3. o become a successful ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:24am

Statistics
P3 steps: 1º- read the problem 2º- what are the 162 and 97? you need to do something to these numbers so you can make the calculations 3º- calculate the difference 4º- calculate the SE to the difference 5º- apply the formula of z-test to the difference...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 9:24am

world history
What common problem did people in the American Southwest and the Norse of Greenland both face?
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
Yes. She believes that all people of the same tribe/nationality are alike. She believes all blacks are inferior.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 6:19pm

Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
I have found two passages in the story but not sure if they are stereotypes, " she felt the woman's slow eyes watching her out of that room, which curiously, despite its poverty, its soapbox cupboards fretted with cutout newspaper edgings, the broken china ducks, and ...
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 5:41pm

Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
I haven't read the story and haven't found it online. Didn't white people stereotype blacks as stupid or less than human?
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 4:39pm

Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
I have already found the stereotype in the story about how each tribe got along with the same tribe. I need help on finding another stereotype in the story. I am having difficult finding it. The question is: a) Identify another passage from "Happy Event" that reveals...
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 4:30pm

World History
http://www.google.com/search?q=indus+val​ley+civilization&oq=indus+valley&aqs=chr​ome.0.0j69i57j5j0j69i62l2.2972j0&sourcei​d=chrome&ie=UTF-8 There were specific ways in which some civilizations rose above others in terms of development ... and most were ...
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 2:54pm

World History
In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 2:02pm

american governmentnt
Some people believe those under 21 serving in the military should be allowed to drink alcohol even if non-military citizens are not. Yet, the founders clearly believed the military should serve the people rather than the other way around.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:41pm

English
Is a comma required after "or" in the following sentence? We greet people by saying aloha (italicized) or "love."
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:40pm

Math
I assume you and your friends share the pizza equally and no other people are going to share the pizza. Each one will get = 3 1/8 divided by 5 = 5/8
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 3:28am

Short Story (Happy Event)
for b) is it that white people only got along with white people and blacks got along with blacks and each race can not get along with each other. is that a possible stereotype? for a) Ella believed that only the same races which work together get along. does it sound right?
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 8:18pm

Five Rules for Bringing Sunglasses to the Office
Five Rules for Bringing Sunglasses to the Office By Bill Bradley July 26, 2013 Facebook Tweet LinkedIn Google Plus Email Related Graphic Cool Men's Sunglasses on Classic Movie Stars Blog Shades With a Mission: Students Sell Sunglasses to Help Bomb Victims Story Oakley ...
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 11:44pm

Five Rules for Bringing Sunglasses to the Office
Five Rules for Bringing Sunglasses to the Office By Bill Bradley July 26, 2013 Facebook Tweet LinkedIn Google Plus Email Related Graphic Cool Men's Sunglasses on Classic Movie Stars Blog Shades With a Mission: Students Sell Sunglasses to Help Bomb Victims Story Oakley ...
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 11:19pm

books(short story)
Short Story: Standard of Living Author: Dorothy Parker Question: Explain what comment Dorothy Parker is making on the standards by which people judge their own lives and those of others? What aspect of this story is considered escape fiction, support answer with references to ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 8:37pm

english
People express thoughts mainly by using
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 12:07pm

grammar
In Which oneof the following sentences is the number written correctly? A.the parcel of land was advertised as two hundred forty-three and three-quarters acres.b.the college has an,endowment of more than $187million.c.john just paid $33 thousand forhis New car.d.one hundred ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:34pm

chemistry=&gt;Dr.Bob222
I was wondering why the individual ask the question when it seemed kind of straight forward. Sometimes I want to answer a question, but I am not sure what they are asking, or I'm not sure concerning the concept if I haven't done a particular type of problem in a while...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 6:39pm

Writing
Prompt: " A man walking down a crowded street noticed a dog lying by the side of the road that looked like it might be injured; but since everyone else just passed by, the man was satisfied to assume that the dog was fine. The next day he learned that the dog had been hit...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 3:15pm

Psychology- HELP!!!!
Survey research has revealed that one of the most important qualities that people look for in friends is: A. attractiveness. B. loyalty. C. independence. D. intelligence. B
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:10am

Psychology- HELP!!!!
To compare one person’s test scores to the scores of all other people who took the test, psychologists must know something about the test’s: A. projective nature. B. subjective nature. C. length. D. norms. A
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:09am

Psychology- HELP!!!!
Shelby is a very outgoing person who likes being around other people and socializing with them. According to the Big Five trait theory of personality, Shelby would be considered to be: A. showing signs of her masculine archetypes in her collective unconscious. B. high on the ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:08am

Statistics
Why bother doing this class if you're just asking people to give you the answers? It's a free online class with no grades.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 7:14pm

Writing
This time I hope I improve. Writing is a skill that must be practiced. In order to be good at writing I must read a lot, right? I won't survive in college if I am not able to write superfluos essays,right????? *Thank you,Writeacher for your patience. I know you might be ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:53am

english
More than thousand people are killed in road accidents during the december holiday.how can this carnage our road stopped?
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 12:12pm

biology- photosynthesis
There is a distinct oscillation of CO2 during each year as CO2 is added to the atmosphere each winter or removed from the atmosphere each summer. Explain what specific cellular processes lead to these changes in CO2 level. You must explain what causes CO2 to be released to the...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 8:51am

Physics
Rotating cylinders are not just physical abstractions: for example, they can turn a flow of the air, thus creating lift as the airplane wings. Historically people have even used rotating cylinders to power ships (although with little efficiency). NASA wrote more about this ...
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 12:10pm

Writing
Please grade, correct,and give feedbacks. Prompt: Colleges reward professors,who have significant research and teaching experience, with tenure. Once tenured, a professor holds his or her job without review and with little danger of being fired or replaced. Some people believe...
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 7:27pm

Writing
This is far better than that last one! It'd probably be a 4 for the ACT people. There is no predictable time when I'm able to get to Jiskha.
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 7:47am

Writing
In the description of level 3, I've put in bold the areas you need to work on ... to correct. I've already told you about your need to use transitions, but I saw no changes in your last two practice essays. I've told you about your need to have SPECIFIC examples, ...
Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 8:19am

Stats
In a simple random sample of 1000 people taken from City A, 13% are senior citizens. In an independent simple random sample of 600 people taken from City B, 17% are senior citizens. Is the percent of senior citizens different in the two cities? Or is this just chance variation...
Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 6:25am

alegbra
I used to be really good at reading people's mind, but lately ..... Let me guess, you are solving a^2 - 8a + 12 = 0 , and those things after are supposed to be choices of solutions ??? a^2 - 8a + 12 = 0 (a-6)(a-2) = 0 a = 6 or a = 2
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 8:12pm

Writing
I give it a 3 on the ACT scoring criteria. You did not cite any authority, thus, your writing is opinion only, but you wrote your opinions as if true fact. At least you could have said, "in my opinion",or "based on my experience". You tend to write in ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:03pm

Writing
Please correct,give feedback,and grade. ACT Prompt Most schools have established honor codes or other rules to prevent students from cheating on exams and other school assignments. Many students admit to cheating, arguing that the practice has become so common--and is so ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 6:26pm

statistics
Archie must travel to a foreign country where a deadly strain of flu has ravaged the population. Already, 34% of the population has succumbed to the flu and died. There is a vaccine, but because the flu is extremely contagious, it spreads quite rapidly, and to date only 1 out ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 6:06pm

English
Now Dick had heard a great many very strange things about the great city called London; for the country people at that time thought that folks in London were all fine gentlemen and ladies; and that there was singing and music there all day long; and that the streets were all ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 9:10am

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