Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. Physics/Math

    You drop a 1.8 kg textbook to a friend who stands on the ground 9 m below the textbook with outstretched hands 1.50 m above the ground. (a) What is the speed of the textbook when it reaches the hands? m/s (b) If we substituted a second textbook with twice the mass, what would ...
  2. English

    1. Both Walt Whitman and Emily Dickinson were influenced by the Romantics. Choose one of the two poets. Provide at least three ways that he or she reflects Romantic thinking in his or her writing. Then give an example from one of the works that you studied in this unit that ...
  3. To Katey

    This is not a "let's gather opinions" website. If you have a real homework question (and don't expect others to do your thinking for you), please repost correctly, including the correct school subject.
  4. HUM/111

    identify two possible strategies that Thomas Hutchinson or Samuel Adams, or both, likely used to develop and improve his thinking prior to taking a stand and acting according to his beliefs.
  5. Health

    What can a person do to foster a positive self-image? A. Engage in negative self-reflections B. Focus on one’s weaknesses C. Stop comparing oneself to others D. Perpetuate thinking distortions C?
  6. History

    During the 16th century protestent reformation, what was the relationship between the church and state? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protestant_reformation Let us know what you conclude, and someone here will be able to critique your thinking. =)
  7. general question

    Prospective employers can legally select employees based on the applicant's? a.age b.education c.disabilities d.gender I am thinking B is the correct choice?
  8. Intermediate Algerbra

    For sum odd reason im thinking to hard and getting stuck never happened before but the quesion goes like this--- Find the equation of the line that passes through(5,7) and is parallel to the y-axis
  9. applying fundamental concepts

    An understanding of which of the following processes is needed to do patterning skills? A. Pictorial mapping B. Algebraic thinking C. Numeral recognition D. Seriation my answer is d.
  10. Chemistry

    Would glacial ethanoic acid have (l) or (aq) state symbol? I'm thinking liquid as it doesn't contain any water but would just like to confirm as struggling to find any equations involving it online? Thank you :)
  11. music

    The composer utilized the minor mode in Symphonie fantastique to represent A. joy and love. B. gloom and ferocity. C. solemnity and brilliance. D. earthiness. I'm thinking B .
  12. Chemistry

    This isn't really a homework question but I had been thinking about it today after class. Why does the concrete around an outdoor swimming pool become too hot to walk on while the water stays cool?
  13. English

    In To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee, name three characters who have sacrificed themselves for the sake of others. (I've thought of Atticus Finch and Boo Radley, but have difficulty of thinking of the third person.)
  14. Louisiana History

    Do you know the issues that governor Unzaga faced? There is not really a answer choice nor is this a question from school, but I was thinking about this and well if you could just give me a site to look at to find out that would be great... -Thanks Jennifer
  15. Economics

    o Which government bodies influence national fiscal policies that potentially affect the housing market? I am thinking the federal reserve but I am really unsure about that answer.
  16. Science

    In an effort to reduce global warming, individuals and companies have been buying __________________ to fund restorative projects Can someone please help me I am thinking Carbon Filters but i think that might be wrong
  17. Child psychology

    Studies on the development of sexual orientation highlight the importance of A.genetics B. environment C. prenatal hormones D. multiple factors I said A the enviroment, Now thinking its D
  18. english

    I need help thinking of an essay topic to do with responsibility? We have a list of sources to work with, as examples: Frankenstein, Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde, Hamlet, V For Vendetta, The Tell Tale Heart and several others.
  19. english

    8. Which one of the following sentences fails to follow parallel construction? A. I would be surprised if Jacob's essay does not demonstrate critical thought, careful analysis, and exhaustive research. B. It was a fine but extremely boring lecture. [C. I want nothing more than...
  20. Macro Eco

    The belief that monetary policy can be effective in changing aggregate demand and that the money supply is the critical monetary variable is associated with: Answer a Modern Keynesians. b Monetarists. c Supply-side economists. d New classical economists.
  21. Reading book/ The giver

    Which of the following messages does the author most likely want you to take away from the reading this novel?(1 point) - Personal choice is critical to society.*** - Rules are made to be broken. - There is no place for memories in modern society. -Success for all depends on ...
  22. Human Growth

    An Li reached puberty at age 12, and John Smith retired at age 65. An Li’s and John Smith’s experiences are examples of: A. normative events. B. non-normtive influences C. critical periods D. risk factors Is B the correct answer
  23. COM 220

    o What was your experience with the Center for Writing Excellence in the past? In addition to the College for Writing Excellence, what other writing tools are available for revising a research paper? · How can you become your own editor and review your writing with a critical...
  24. ENGLISH

    Help:Please change show me anthing that I need to do, by placing the correct form at the it the bottom of the essay. Topic: What is your biggest regret in life? My Biggest Regret Everyone has had regrets about something in life. The regrets could have been about a relationship...
  25. Calculus: Determine the constants from function

    The function h(x) = x^3 + bx^2 + d has a critical point at (2, -4). Determine the constants b and d and find the equation of h(x). IM SO CONFUSED :(
  26. math

    Consider the set of northwestern states or provinces {Montana, Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Alaska, British Columbia, Alberta}. If a person chooses one element, show that in three yes or no questions, we can determine the element. Your Solution Hints œ I want you to choose a ...
  27. grammar

    His courage should impress you and (I, me). me I already had this checked earlier but now I am thinking it is I because you could say I am impressed but you couldn't say Me is impressed.
  28. Calculus

    Evaluate lim x->0 (Sin^3 3x - 3x^3/x^3 x^4) I got zero (0) to be my answer by imputing 0 in place of x but am not so sure if the answer should be 0, am thinking it should be like 1/0 or something like that.
  29. Education

    Describe the signigficance of empact of education for scientific thinking and religious revolutions
  30. Chemistry

    Is the solvation of borax in water an exothermic or endothermic process? i am thinking the it is endothermic...is that right?
  31. English

    Which of the following emphasizes parts of sentences? a) parentheses b) em-dashes c) commas d) en-dashes I know it's not A Thinking it is C
  32. Mathematics

    6x + 7 = 55 x = 8 Is this the correct answer to the following question? "I'm thinking of a number. If you multiply it by 6 and then add 7, you will get 55. What is my number?"
  33. statistics

    You intend to estimate a population proportion with a confidence interval. The data suggests that the normal distribution is a reasonable approximation for the binomial distribution in this case. Find the critical value that corresponds to a confidence level of 98%. (Report ...
  34. math (double checking)

    I've posted this question before but I forgot to say that I was dealing with polynomial inequalities (not sure if that makes a difference) The question is: Solve the following polynomial inequalities. (9 marks) 4x - 5 ≤ 2(x - 7) x^3 - 5x^2 + 2x ≥ -8 2(x^3 - 2x^2 + ...
  35. Philosophy - Logic

    I have a few logic questions that I am having difficult with and would be greatful for any insight... #1 I need to know if this is a real or apparent argument. A: I saw Bob with Mary last night. B: You saw Frank, Bob's identical twin, with Marsha last night. I'm thinking that ...
  36. English

    What is a reflection of a drawing? Do I write what the people in the drawing are feeling or thinking?
  37. history

    I am thinking of writing a paper on Israel. What countries are threatening Israel?
  38. Algebra

    I'm thinking of a number. When I multiply it by 6 and subtract 30, the answer is 78 What is Noah's number?
  39. choir/language

    what language is the song bonse aba in? im thinking zambian am i right?
  40. maths

    I Think of a number. If i subtract 8 from it and multiply the difference by 3 the result is 21. What is the number i am thinking of?
  41. Calculus

    So I have a function of two variables f(x,y)=y^x. where is this function continuous? I'm thinking that the only restriction that applies is y>0
  42. Science

    which one occurs more often lunar eclipse or solar eclipse? this is just a question i'v been thinking of
  43. Science

    how is radiation different from convection and conduction? Radiation can travel through solids is what i'm thinking.
  44. english - Ms. Sue

    Ms. Sue, How can thinking critically influence the way that you read in the future.
  45. business

    i'm totally drawing a blank here or i'm just thinking too hard but please tell me or explain what are document designs and where can i get them and this is for business thanks
  46. Chemistry

    What is the difference between regioselectivity and stereoselectivity? I was just reviewing and now I don't quite remember the difference, and I keep on thinking it's the same thing...and it's not
  47. pre-algebra 1

    he triangles are similar. Find the value of a. bout side of triangle is 16 and 20 and the other triangle is a and 8 A. 10 B. 6 C. 16 D. 12 Im thinking it 12
  48. Social Studies

    Victory at which Battle convinced the British to help the Americans? I'm thinking its the Battle of Saratoga
  49. probability

    the model of the car you are thinking of buying is available in five different colors and four different styles. In how many ways can the car be ordered?
  50. English

    Our state is bordered by Kansas to the west. Should west be capitalized...I was thinking it was a direction and didn't.
  51. Chopsticks

    solve the equation for x using the quadratic formula: 3x^2 + 8x + 1 = 0 Work: I tried factoring it, but I can't do it. (3x + ?)(x + ?) I'm thinking the ? = 1 but that won't work.
  52. world history

    Which African independence movement is most similar to the movement in Kenya? I'm thinking the one in Haiti but I'm not sure
  53. World history

    I need help on a artistic response to the contemporary world im not creative i need help please im thinking to do one on war or violence
  54. geography (Ms. Sue)

    So, My Mom was right in telling me that I was wrong in thinking it was the International Dateline. She tried to explain it to me like you did. Thank You Ms. Sue.
  55. I'm really stuck on math!

    One-half of the students at Greendale Middle School take art. Two-thirds of the students take Spanish. Deshawn uses a coin and a standard number cube as a simulation of the students at Greendale Middle School. Deshawn lets “T” represent a student taking art and “H” ...
  56. Calculus

    Given the function: f(x) = x^2 + 1 / x^2 - 9 a)find y and x intercepts b) find the first derivative c) find any critical values d) find any local(relative) extrema e) find second derivative Please show me how u got this!!
  57. English

    Please read the first paragraph of G.K. Chesterton's "The Philosophy of the Schoolroom" and answer the following question. "What modern people want to be made to understand is simply that all argument begins with an assumption; that is, with something that you do not doubt. ...
  58. English

    In many works of literature, an individual's encounter with death or destruction ultimately leads to the individual's affirmation of the dignity and worth of human life. What does this quote means and how does this quote relates to Hamlet by William Shakespeare. I have to ...
  59. math , steve or damon pls

    for questions 15 and 16, multiply. write in scientific notation (9x10^4)(8x10^6) 7.2x10^25 1.7x10^11 7.2x10^11 1.7x10^25 (1.7x10^-4)(5x10^-5) 8.5x10^-9 8.5x10^20 6.7x10^-9 6.7x10^20 for 15 I'm thinking it is c and 16 could be A pls check my work and explain what i did wrong
  60. phys

    a 5 kg concrete block accelerates down a 34 degree slope at 4.2m/s^2. Find the coefficient of friction between the block and the slope. The net force along the slope that produces the acceleration is F = M g sin 34 - u M g cos 34 = M a where u is the coefficient of friction. M...
  61. Physics/Math

    A 1.50 kg snowball is fired from a cliff 12.5 m high with an initial velocity of 14.0 m/s, directed 41.0° above the horizontal. (a) Using energy techniques, rather than techniques of Chapter 4, find the speed of the snowball as it reaches the ground below the cliff. (b) What ...
  62. Math: Thinking Mathematically

    A flagpole has the height of 16 yards It will be supported by three cables, each of which is attached to the flagpole at a point 4 yards below the top of the pole and attached to the ground at point that is 9 yards from the base of the pole, Find the total number of feet of ...
  63. statistics

    1) A group of scientists created 150 trials to measure whether electric shock treatment could cure paranoid delusions. Of these trials, 52 were successful. Find the margin of error E that corresponds to a 95% confidence level. The critical value for 95% confidence level is 1.96
  64. Statistics

    A group of scientists created 150 trials to measure whether electric shock treatment could cure paranoid delusions. Of these trials, 52 were successful. Find the margin of error E that corresponds to a 95% confidence level. The critical value for 95% confidence level is 1.96.
  65. history

    Thomas Jefferson was less critical of the French Revolution than the Federalists. True or False? http://chnm.gmu.edu/revolution/d/592/ and 4th paragraph down here: http://www.whitehouse.gov/history/presidents/tj3.html
  66. Statistics

    A group of scientists created 150 trials to measure whether electric shock treatment could cure paranoid delusions. Of these trials, 52 were successful. Find the margin of error E that corresponds to a 95% confidence level. The critical value for 95% confidence level is 1.96.
  67. physics

    Consider a block on an incline plane. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction between the block and the incline are µs = 0.353 and µk = 0.31. Calculate the critical angle θc, where the block just begins to slide. Answer in units of ◦. The block weighs 1kg...
  68. Science!

    Which of the following is not a process of a stream load? A. Suspension B. Bed Load C. Materials in solution D. Divide Im thinking D but also C?
  69. VB

    To paint a graphic image into a picturebox control, you would use the function _______ i cant find the answer anywhere, but im thinking paint
  70. history

    Hello. I have a history project and I really need help with thinking of a catchy phrase. It has to do with the first amendment and its also a public service announcement. If anyone has any ideas please help me out. Thank you very much.
  71. English 4

    Which of the following most distinguishes an epic from a mock epic? A. its subject matter B. its style C. its vocabulary D. its length I'm thinking its B.
  72. chemistry

    what type of reaction is this Li + H2O --> LiOH A. Combination B. Combustion C. Decomposition Im thinking combination but the H2 is confusing me
  73. algebra

    9.6*10 to the 7th power divided by 1.5 *10 negetive squared. i was working this problem out and i was thinking it would be 6.4*10 by the 5th power.
  74. essay writing

    my prof said that I used next I will discuss way too much so now i'm thinking of other things to say other than discuss but I can't think of anything. this is when im stating my arguments in my introduction. any suggestions?
  75. KC

    When a plane experiences a decrease in weight must there also be decrease in lift? I'm thinking the answer is yes in order to maintain equilibrium.
  76. science

    when rearranging the equation 6y = 9 - 3x to make x the subject, am i right in thinking to add 3x to both sides (6y + 3x = 9), then subtract 6y on both sides(3x = 9 - 6y then divide both by 3(x = 9 - 6y/3)? You have it. x=3-2y
  77. social studies

    what 2 counties where influiential politicals have lived or currently living? i am thinking madison and orange counties
  78. Chemistry

    What is the highest number of bonds that one Carbon atom can make? 4 3 2 1 I'm thinking four but I probably am wrong-I'm not great at chemistry but I'm trying Thank you
  79. Geometry

    the endpoints of the diameter of a circle are at (1,2) and (7, -6). what is the circumference of the circle, no the nearest tenth of a unit? 15.7 31.4 62.8 78.5 I was thinking B? i want to check.
  80. English

    In my concluding paragraph of my essay I was thinking of doing this: In conclusion, it is evident that THESIS. I don't really know what to say after I've restated my thesis.
  81. health

    I have to make a 3D model of the urinary system for health class. I'm thinking clay might be best to use, but I'm not that artistic. Any other ideas??
  82. calculus

    antonio is thinking of four number from 1 through 9 with a sum of 18. find the number
  83. Trig

    Is the angle 11pi/12 on the unit circle the same as the angle -pi/12? I'm thinking it would be, but I'm not sure.
  84. Early Child Ed. -Please help!

    Would you please check these questions and my answers? The first question is pretty tricky- but its talking about transitions during early childhood services. 1. Transition planning for children with special needs should focus primarily on: A. maintaining continuity of ...
  85. physics

    A beam of light is incident from air on the surface of a liquid. If the angle of incidence is 25.0° and the angle of refraction is 14.0°, find the critical angle for the liquid when surrounded by air. im not sure how to start this problem.
  86. Calculus

    Given the function: f(x) = x^2 + 1 / x^2 - 9 a)find y and x intercepts b) find the first derivative c) find any critical values d) find any local(relative) extrema e) find second derivative f) discuss the concavity g) find any inflection points Please show me how u got this!
  87. Calculus

    Given the function: f(x) = x^2 + 1 / x^2 - 9 a)find y and x intercepts b) find the first derivative c) find any critical values d) find any local(relative) extrema e) find second derivative f) discuss the concavity g) find any inflection points Please show me how u got this!
  88. Business Operations

    I am wondering if someone could let me know whether my calculations for the critical ratio is correct. I've included the problem and my portion of the work I'd like some help on. Hi-Ho Yo-Yo, Inc. It was a little past 9:00 on a Monday morning when Jeff Baker walked into your ...
  89. creative play

    Professional organizations for teachers have a set of standards for establishing high-quality classroom environments. These standards indicate that the classroom environment should support: A. children's honest expression and thinking, displays of children’s work, autonomy ...
  90. child development

    -----------are considered critical at certain times during early growth and development and have growth-inducing influence on the brain's structure. A) Growth spurts B)Norms C)Essential experiences D)Nonessential experiences
  91. Chemistry(Please check)

    1) Where in the phase diagram of a compound do all phases exist together? a) at the sublimation point b) at the boiling point c) at the melting point d) at the critical point e) at the triple point I chose answer E, the triple point. Is this correct?
  92. English

    I urgently need to translate an evaluation grid ( to evaluate pupils' paragraphs) into English. 1) The total score is 15. The points will be ? as follows: Content: 5 Grammar and vocabulary accuracy: 5 Cohesion (use of appropriate sentence connectors, critical criawareness ??? ...
  93. Math

    John is thinking of a number in the hundred thousands the first digit is equal to the number of digits in the number. the number has twenty tens and twice as many thousands. the number of ones is an odd number that is less than five and greater than the digit in the hundreds ...
  94. CHEMISTRY

    the only property listed that is not characteristic of ionic compounds is A.high melting point. B.hardness. C.lack of crystal structure D.brittleness I will be happy to critique your thinking on this.
  95. History

    I posted the other night about a topic for my research paper. The event had to be between 1492-1865. I think that I might have come up with one. I was thinking about the Jacksonian Era? What would be some sub categories for this. I started researching already. Any ideas would ...
  96. Civics

    11.   One factor determining the number of representatives for a given congressional district is the distribution of _______ within the state.  A. jobs B. population C. wealth D. registered voters my sister and me are thinking to go with B.        
  97. science

    based on how we are treating our earth today. what events have led to what humans want from a place in the movie called pandora. thinking of climate, carbondioxide and greenhouse gases.
  98. english

    in the pome crazed man in concentration camp by Agnes Gergely what dose the box symbolize? What do you think? He shed a tear over its loss. I will be happy to critique your thinking.
  99. english composition 2

    Thinking about narrative categories, which sort of essay helps people feel that they’re joined in a common cause ? a. Entertainment b. curiosity c. redemption d. solidarity I chose D
  100. To Lashan and Anonymous

    Arrghh! Not only are you trying to mooch answers, you're also trying to fool us into thinking you are different people. If you post another question without explaining what you know and what you don't understand, it will be deleted and you'll be banned from posting on Jiskha.
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