# Questions Asked onJune 27, 2007

1. ## math

Elizabeth earns a weekly salary of \$165 plus a 10% commission on sales. Find her total income for a week when her total sales were \$2800. They got \$445. How did they get that and what is commissions? \$165 + 10% of \$2800 is the answer. Do the numbers. 165 +

2. ## Seminar MGT

Is there a way to test the global business citizenship status of any company? What metrics would you use to do so? First, I'd define "global business citizenship" status. Do you mean how much money it makes? Do you mean how it treats and recompenses its

3. ## Written Communication

Discuss how you would approach creating a negative message for a superior (such as a manager at work or an instructor) versus creating a message for a colleague, subordinate, or fellow student. Answers from previous postings:

4. ## mythology

mythological expressions used and their meaning? Which mythology? You'll need to be more specific in your question. Greek? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/greek/ Roman? http://www.pantheon.org/areas/mythology/europe/roman/ Norse?

5. ## mat117/algebra

If the sides of a square are increased by 3 cm, the area is decreased by 36 cm^2. What were the dimensions of the original square? Please show me the formula and how to work. That doesn't sound possible. If the sides of a square are increased, the area

6. ## writing

This is the assignment: Reread either Andy Rooney’s essay on page 96 or Sarah Penning’s essay on page. 97. Select either essay as your starting point and discuss the terms they write about. What is your reaction to the thesis of either in relation to

7. ## p.e.

how did p.e. started in greece?? Please check this site about the Olympics of ancient Greece. http://www.olympic.org/uk/games/ancient/index_uk.asp If you mean that PE is phsical education then the answer is below. The site Ancient Greece: KIN 375 --

9. ## science (chem)

In general when instructions are to let a solution cool to room temp would it be incorrect to put the bottle containing the solution into a cold water bath so it could cool faster? Would it affect the solution in an adverse way? or does it depend on what

10. ## science

how does having a cold affect the sense of taste? Most of what we "taste" depends upon what we smell. A cold interferes with our sense of smell, so that our food doesn't taste very good then. Check this site for more details.

11. ## Math

what is the formula to calculate the yield to maturity? Check this site. http://www.moneychimp.com/articles/finworks/fmbondytm.htm

13. ## Science

I'v been looking all over the web, but I can't seem to come up with a good response to this: "Describe 2 ways in which maple trees are suited to survive through the winter." Any ideas? Maple trees drop their leaves and the sap stops running in cold

reasons why people read... People read because they: want information need information want to be entertained want to escape can't help themselves and automatically read everything in sight love the written word enjoy literature In application of and in

15. ## Basic Math

Which of the follwing numbers is greatest? 3.2, 3 1/4, 25/8, 3.15, 19/6 Each number is between 3.1 and 3.3 Convert each to a decimal and you will see which is biggest. You could also figure it out by realizing that 3.2>3.15 and 3 1/4 > 3 1/5 = 3.2 > 3 1/6

16. ## Algebra

Find the distance between (7,0) and (-7,0) The y coordinates of the two points are the same, and the difference in x coordinates is 7 - (-7) = 14. What does that tell you about the direction and length of the line connecting the two points?

Ang, Bakar and Chandran are friends and they have just graduated from a local university. Ang works in a company with a starting pay of RM2000 per month. Bakar is a sales executive whose income depends solely on the commission he receives. He earns a

18. ## History

Hi. I am having some trouble with some questions pertaining the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre: Why did the Catherine de Medici allow the massacre to take place? Why was it so important to kill Coligny? How might the St. Bartholomew's Day Massacre change

19. ## Algebra

Find the perminter of the rectangle 9inches on top 3 inches on side. How do i set up the equation? Nevermind I got the answer

20. ## art

what was the body make up like in africa Does it specify what part of Africa in the question? I have no knowledge of this subject, but assume it would be much different in South Africa than it would in Egypt. Matt Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework

21. ## 5-6 th grade self contained spec ed class

HELP! NExt year I am the 5th and 6th grade self contained Spec. Ed teacher. I have ONE 5th grader and about 10 6th graders...HOw do I teache rboth curriculums in one day??Particularily Soc. Studies and Science?? Thanks Please check with your principal,

22. ## english

Identify the problems and revise the following paragraph. Keep in mind that in revision, you don’t necessarily use or keep only the sentences there. You may have to add words, phrases, and even a sentence or two. The Gateway Arch in St. Louis is a

23. ## chem.

I'm asking of six guidelines in determining significant figure,because it was my assignment... Thanks again...:-) http://dbhs.wvusd.k12.ca.us/webdocs/SigFigs/SigFigs.html There aren't six rules here but these three will do it.

24. ## Essay

I was hoping you could help me brainstorm some ideas about why some people are more successful than others in college. I need to write an essay about it and am racking my brain for some good ideas! I figure some people have more motivation to complete

25. ## mgt

Describe to what degree rules and regulations will be used to direct employees and managers in a book store. We'll be glad to critique your answer.

27. ## Assignment: What to do?

Choose a public setting to observe. You can choose a setting that is new or one that is familiar to you. Some suggestions are a store, beauty shop or barber shop, restaurant, train or bus station, airport, religious service, or sports event. Try to

28. ## English

anyone know where my other question went regarding the mythology sources??? much needed.... Thanks for reading this :) nvm i found it :) thanks to all who answered: its on page 4 i believe ok yeah i need more resourcesfor that topic :( This one???

29. ## Algebra

Find the axis of symmetry y=x^2-7x+2 Well, it's a parabola. If you rewrite the equation by completing the square, you get y = (x - 7/2)^2 + 2 - (7/2)^2 = (x - 7/2)^2 - 41/4 It will be symmetric about the x = 7/2 line and the minimum will be at y = -41/4.

30. ## Chem.

what is the six guidelines in determining significant figures? Thanks:-) With a decimal: from the decimal go to the right side of it until you see a definite number other than zero. Start there and how many numbers there are, including zero after that

31. ## English IV

I need help constructing a thesis statement for a compare and contrast essay over Ophelia and Lady Macbeth. Please help me get started! Would this work? Lady Macbeth and Ophelia both compare and contrast with their viewpoints and personalities. Check out

32. ## mat117/algebra

Rewrite the middle term as the sumof two terms and then factor completely. Please show me the formula and how to use it correctly. 12w^2 + 19w + 4 19w can be written as 16w + 3w. Those are the cross product terms when multiplying 4w times 4 and 3w times 1.

33. ## Writing 125

How would you draft a letter that allows your irritation to work for, rather than against, you? I would say to start out with something very broad and general and then work your way into your opinion. [im not sure if this is the writing style you would