Questions Asked on
August 16, 2007

  1. About Posting

    Very few people have permission to post links on this board. However, you could tell the person to go to Wikipedia.com and tell the search term you used to find the information. Is it true that I'll never be able to post a link here on Jiskha? I've tried

    asked by Ms. Sue
  2. Macroeconomics

    Suppose most business executives expect a slowdown in the economy. How might this situation effect the economy? What would these expectations do to inventory ordering, hiring, and making loans, or investing in new machinery?

    asked by Nik
  3. Algebra

    The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the perimeter of a square. The side of the triangle is 5 in. longer than the side of the square. Find the length of each side of the triangle. (Note: An equilateral triangle has all sides equal)

    asked by Jodi
  4. algebra(reiny)

    Hey thanks for all your help but you kinda confused me on a few: 1)Determine whether f(x)=-5x^2-10x+6 has a maximum or minimum value and find that value A.minimum -1 B.maximum 11 C.maximum -1 D.minimum 11 and you said the function opens up, so there is a

    asked by Marissa
  5. Phyics

    Water drips from a faucet into a flask at the rate of two drops every 2 seconds. A cubic centimeter (cm3) contains 20 drops. What volume of water, in cubic decimeters (dm3), will be collected in 3 hours? 3600 seconds in one hour 10800 seconds in three

    asked by Jayd
  6. Phyics

    The radius of Earth is 6.37 103 km. Find the speed, in km/h, resulting from the rotation of Earth, of a person standing on the equator. v=2(pi)(r)/T v=2(pi)(6.37e3)/24 v=1.67e3 km/h how would you convert this to m/s. it does not seem to be working for me

    asked by Jayd
  7. Physics

    The average distance between Earth and the sun is 1.50e8 km. Calculate the average speed, in km/h, of Earth assuming a circular path about the sun. Use the equations v = 2(pi)r/T. You know that, for the Earth, T = 365.25 days. Convert that to hours (by

    asked by Jayd
  8. math

    compound interest compute the compound interest on 1)Rs 1500 for 2years at 6% per annum. please send answer This site explains compound interest and shows the formula for solving your problem. http://math.about.com/library/weekly/aa042002a.htm

    asked by lalith
  9. math

    distance = rate x time or d = r*t car traveling 40 mi/hr goes 40 mi/hr x 1.5 hrs head start or 60 miles head start. Let t = time bus and car travel. car travels distance of r*t = 40*t. Car already had 60 mi head start. Total distance car traveled is 60 +

    asked by DrBob222
  10. algebra

    1.)correct 2.)wrong---> the first term is wrong 4(3a^2)^2 = 36a^4 3.) not sure on this one 4.) wrong---> - square root of six is not a solution Hope this Helps! 1)find p(-3)if p(x)=4x^3-5x^2+7x-10 =-184 2)If r(x)=4x^2-3x+7,find r(3a^2) =12a^4-9a^2+7

    asked by manny
  11. Math

    I have a TI-83 Plus calculator and was wanting to plot some data from my homework, but when I want to insert the x and y on my calculator, I only have an X column and no Y column. How can I add that column in order for me to plot my data? I'm looking at my

    asked by Mandy
  12. vertex angle

    The three angles add to 180 degrees. Also , the two base angles of the isoscele triangle are equal, .. Set those base angles equal, and solve for x. Put that value of x into the given, and compute the base angles. The third angle will be the amount to add

    asked by Anonymous
  13. Physics

    There is a sign hanging off of a building. The sign itself is hung at the far end of a rod. The rod is held up by both a pivot on the building's wall, and a vertical cable attached 1 m away from the building to the rod. The cable and the rod make a right

    asked by Anastasia Beaverhausen
  14. math

    I would let #1 = x. Then #2 = x+1 #3 = x+2 #4 = x+3 The problem says we want the sum of the first three. That will be x + (x + 1) + (x + 2) and that should be 60 more than the fourth. The fourth is x + 3; therefore, set them equal and add 60 to the fourth.

    asked by DrBob222
  15. geometry

    There is no need to ask the same question over and over. How do I find the vertex angle of an isosceles triangle with base angles of (4x-9) and (3x+2).

    asked by bobpursley
  16. marketing management

    What are the primary driving forces in the U. S. fast food industry in 2004? i have no idea on how to repond to the question Thanks Read business articles or newspapers in that year. You will likely find that competition was the main ingredient. The

    asked by lollicupy
  17. science

    I have no idea on this one A man put a goldfish into recently boiled water that had been cooled quickly, and it died. Explain what happened to the goldfish. Thanks! The dissolved oxygen in the water was driven out when the water was boiled. The fish died

    asked by manny
  18. math

    there are 8 consecutive integers that add up to 31. Only two of the integers are equal. what is the greatest number for any one integer? I assume that you are saying that of the 8 integers, only one is repeated. If you include 8 as an integer, the sum will

    asked by jigar
  19. maths

    Scenario: There is a bus with 7 girls inside, Each girl has 7 bags, Inside each bag, there are 7 Big cats, Each Big cat has 7 small cats, All cats have 4 Legs each! 7 big cats times 7 small cats = 49 small cats 49 small cats plus 7 big cats = 56 cats What

    asked by mehek
  20. substitution

    Please take me through this one problem and I think I can use this as a guide to tackle the others... Solve by the addition method, indicate if it is independent, inconsistent, or dependent x+3(y-1)=11 2(x-y)+8y=28 multiply out and get each into the form

    asked by Nik
  21. math

    michelle's mother bought three feet of ribbon for michell's new church dress. How may yards did she buy? there are 3ft in 1yd so 3ft(1yard/3ft)= 1yard

    asked by Trevion
  22. physics

    How do i go about this question? Suppose a car is traveling at 20.0m/s, and the driver sees a traffic light turn red, After 0.530s has elapsed (the reaction time), the driver applies the brakes, and the car accelerates at 7.00m/s2. What is the stopping

    asked by manny
  23. Phyics

    The average distance between Earth and the sun is 1.50e8 km. Calculate the average speed, in km/h, of Earth assuming a circular path about the sun. Use the equations v = 2r/T. Please ignore this question and view the question I have a few spaces above. The

    asked by Jayd
  24. Algebra

    almost done with Algebra...help! 2 3x – 6(2x – 0.055) = 10x + 0.515 I don't know what want but assuming your solving for x... 23x-12x-.33= 10x + 0.515 11x-.33= 10x + 0.515 x= 0.845 You need to clarify your post. Is that 23x or 3x (for problem #2

    asked by Mathew
  25. International business

    Where does Sony produce and market its products? Sony was founded in 1946. It is a huge company. This is a list of its affiliated companies Sony Assurance Inc. Sony Bank Inc. Sony Broadband Solutions Corporation Sony Broadcast Media Co., Ltd Sony Chemical

    asked by Phyllis
  26. compound inequality

    olve. State the solution set using interval notation and graph it 1/3x > 2 and 1/4x > 2 First should I solve for x. How would you handle this problem? yes, solve for x in each.. x>6; x>8 so if the second condition is met, that is x is g reater than eight,

    asked by Telli
  27. Art... Color

    Hello, The range of dark and light blue in the sky refers to the what of this color? #1. Value #2. Color temperature My answer is #1, is that correct? Thank You http://www.answers.com/color%20value

    asked by Mandi
  28. accounting

    How might a service company use accounting information systems? In what ways do these systems benefit the company? In what ways mights the system be challenging fot the company?

    asked by Anonymous
  29. math

    At a house on a particular day the outside temperature differs from the inside temperature by 65 degrees fahrenheit. The house has a 39 inch by 7 foot front door.[ with storm door] What would be the heat loss through the front door of the house on this day

    asked by manny
  30. science- DNA

    Of all possible DNA nucleotide sequences, what sequence of base pairs would dissociate most easily into single strands if the DNA duplex were heated gently?

    asked by manny
  31. Social Studies

    How do you start a community? Please explain your question. Are you asking about how to start a town of people? Or a community of crayfish? Or a special interest community, such as a club or a church? We'll be glad to help you if you clarify your question.

    asked by Armani
  32. English3

    what is the total number of symbols that Hawthorne uses in The Scarlet Letter? You've asked an impossible question, since symbols can't be quantified. What one person sees as a symbol may be meaningless to another person. Thank you for using the Jiskha

    asked by Anonymous
  33. Math

    how do you draw a table do you mean how do you make a table or insert a table using microsoft word document?

    asked by Katie
  34. harrison geometry

    how do you get the answer to 120 meters in precision . the teacher really didnot explain well,so i am a little lost.

    asked by sally
  35. To Mr Salman and armani

    Your duplicate posts have been removed. Please scroll down and follow up on the responses you've already received. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1187291359 http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1187305311 Thanks. It was not duplicate response. I

    asked by Writeacher
  36. math

    This is about problem solving patterns in 4th grade. The question asks What are the fewest nunber of buttons you need to make six rows in this pattern?Then to the right of the picture there is 6 buttons in one row and 5 buttons in the second row and 4

    asked by michael
  37. Business Law

    Finders Weepers, Losers Keepers The News Journal, July 20, 2000. In 1943, During World War II, a Navy TBD-1 Devastator crashed eight miles of the coast of Florida. The entire crew survived and there is no indication that any efforts were made to locate the

    asked by Maxine
  38. statistical analysis

    How would I run a simple regress calculation in Excel if my independent variable was 149.30 and my dependent bariable was 157.7 Appreciate any help. One point does not yield any regression.

    asked by Jo
  39. english(business writing)

    The same scenario, different roles and perspectives: The Situation. A company recently installed an Eazy-Air Model 77 air conditioner in your upstairs den. You are Norman E. Stocker, of 41 Citrus Place, Sumatra, FL 32691. Your wife supervised the work.

    asked by Mr. Salman
  40. History

    what caused the British government to take action with regard to the atrocities committed in the Congo by King Leopold's colonial managers in 1904? Check this site. http://web.jjay.cuny.edu/~jobrien/reference/ob73.html

    asked by Cassie
  41. Algebra

    I can't find the formula for the sides of a polygon vs. the total diagonals that it has! ex: 3 sided polygon, 0 diagonals, 4 sided, 2 diags, 5 s, 5 d, 6 s, 9 d, 7 s, 14 d 8 s, 20d, etc. someone please tell me the formula

    asked by Caleb
  42. algebra

    i need someone to explain to me how i got this answer...i know the answer but i need an explanation to the problem... C=2pi(r) the answer is r=C/2pi...i need someone to explain it to me..thank you C = 2pi(r) Divide both sides by 2pi C/2pi = r ----> r =

    asked by logan
  43. mass communication

    what is the effect that mass production of books has had on: a) individuals Mass production of books have enabled more people to read. Before books were affordable, people relied on their memories to recall stories and events. But books have enlarged their

    asked by student
  44. Social Studies

    Why do people really like the Louisiana coast and what is the Louisiana coast? The Louisiana coast is the southern part of Louisiana that borders the Gulf of Mexico. This map shows this coast. http://wwwlamap.doa.louisiana.gov/map.htm People like living

    asked by Cindarella
  45. science

    I have a odd question once again. (I'm not creating a report on this) Plastic/ foam in the microwave... I have actually done this myself. I have gone and put a foam container in the microwave and heated it with food in it. (It really wouldn't be advisable

    asked by ~christina~
  46. Literature

    what are some methods towards writng about literature? Be sure to add all of these to your Favorites or Bookmarks: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/composition/literature.htm from: http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/

    asked by student
  47. eth125

    How does staying on a Indian Reservation limit choices? Surely you have some thinking on this. We will be happy to critique your thinking. Not nearly so often, we supply the thinking.

    asked by babeecakes
  48. Math

    During an average lifetime, a person sheds about 40 pounds of dead skin. In the United States, life expectacy for men is about 73.6 years. Life expectancy for women is about 79.2 years. How many pounds would a man shed in a month and how many pounds would

    asked by Shirley
  49. About Posting

    sorry for repost ~C

    asked by ~christina~
  50. Math

    4*8 If you mean then 4x8 = 32 I didn't want to confuse you so just ignore the begining except for the numbers. 4x8=32 same as 4*8 just different notation.

    asked by Brianna
  51. history

    What motivated King Leopold of Belgium to seek ownership of the Congo region? Check this site. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%C3%A9opold_II_of_Belgium

    asked by Britt
  52. english(business writing)

    The Situation. Your company recently installed an Eazy-Air Model 77 air conditioner in the upstairs den of Mr. and Mrs. Norman E. Stocker’s home (41 Citrus Place, Sumatra, FL 32691). Installation was unusually difficult because the oak paneling in the

    asked by Mr. Salman
  53. comp. sci. -MB

    I cannot find the correct answer in my text book it's unclear. I know it seems like a simple question, but I want to make sure I get it right. In Database Design: The date format is a. DD-MMM-YYYY b. DD/MM/YYYY c. MM/DD/YYYY d. All of the above Thanks for

    asked by manny
  54. Language

    answer this analogy:born:died::ugly:b_____ Born and died are antonyms (opposites). What is an antonym for ugly?

    asked by Larry
  55. History

    Offer evidence to prove that the Congo Free State violated Articles I, V, and VI of the Berlin Act of 1885. Here's the answer that GuruBlue posted a few days ago. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1186771696

    asked by Cassie
  56. math

    I'm having issues with understanding exactly how Expected Values work, I understand what they are, just not how to get them in all cases. One of the problems I'm having trouble is involves two teams that play a series of games and ends when one of them has

    asked by manny
  57. Geography

    http://www.answers.com/sovereignty?cat=biz-fin There are many definitions here; keep scrolling down to read them. The first ones are the most concise, though. It has more than one meaning, but basically it has to do with control of territory, yes. Could

    asked by Writeacher
  58. Algebra

    Can someone please help? I have to solve.... An employee produces x units per hour earns an hourly wage of y = 0.50x + 11 (in dollars.) What is the wage? How many hours does the employee work?

    asked by Steve