# Critical Thinking/Math

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### Physics

A rock is thrown vertically up into the air. It reaches a maximum height 15m above point where it was released. What is its initial velocity? a) 17 m/s b) 26 m/s c) 14 m/s d) 20 m/s I know the answer is a) 17 m/s and I got it wrong thinking it was d) 20 m/s but I can't seem to...

### psychology

Those who question evolutionary theorists’ ideas about human mating practices believe that evolution may have instilled in us the tendency to select a mate based on: A.wealth and attractiveness. B. attractiveness and youth. C. similarity and proximity. D. health and genetics...

### please help english

1. Which phrase, in "The Prisoner Who Wore Glasses," best describes Brille? (1 point) easygoing and generous with his friends intelligent, yet shortsighted in his political views intuitive and calculating in his appraisal of others quickthinking and quicktempered in his ...

### IT

Where would you find an address book on email? Archive - Would be old data files. Inbox - Like your mailbox. Insert - Command Tools - Control panel type. I'm thinking A but I am absolutely not sure, final for my course. They are all stupid answers, but which is the least?

### chem

Benzaldehyde, C6H5CHO}, has a normal boiling point of 179.0 C and a critical point at 422 C and 45.9 atm. Using a phase diagram, estimate its vapor pressure at 125 Degrees I'm directing it up again to Dr. Bob. (or anyone else who can help) **** If the boiling point (179) is at...

### Physics/Math

What work is done by a force (in newtons) F = 3.1xi + 3.1j, with x in meters, that moves a particle from a position r1 = 2.1i + 2.5j to r2 = - -4.9i -3.9j? For Further Reading * Physics/Math - bobpursley, Thursday, March 1, 2007 at 6:27am Work is the dot product of Force and ...

### speech

You are concerned about the high rate of school droupouts in your community and have recentky addressed the youth at a local secondary school who were thinking of dropping out of school and look for job.please help me its urgent the task is needed tomorrow

### math- mean value theorem

Hi I am having some trouble with these few quetions I would appreciate some help so that I can understand them better. 1) What, if anything, does the mean value theorem guarantee for the given function on this interval? a) f(x) = x^2 - 2x + 5 on [1,4] --I am a bit uncertain on...

### economics

what are three main goals sought by policymakers in the economy? please help me one of my posts has a question I need checked and the other I don't know. I don't know what you guys are thinking.I really need help im not some kid on here scrapping for answers I posted my ...

### English

I am writing an essay about James Baldwin's Go Tell It on the Mountain, but the essay prompt asks me to disagree or agree with the interpretation of an critical essay we read about this book. For my essay, do I state whether I agree with the article and then use other evidence...

### CHEMISTRY

the correct name for the compound with the formula CaS04 IS A.]CALCIUM SULFUR OXIDE B.]CALCIUM SULFIDE C.}CALCIUM SULFATE D.}CALCIUM SULFUR TETROXIDE I will be happy to critique your thinking on this.

### Physics

The displacement of an object in SHM is given by y(t) = (7.1 cm)sin[(1.64 rad/s)t]. What is the frequency of the oscillations in Hz? I'm completely stuck here. I was thinking that frequency = 1/t. I'm stuck with the information given. Please help!

### Critical Thinking

Categorize each fallacy to its match fallacy which are Ad homimem/genetic, wishful thinking, "Argument" from popularity, Hasty Generalizing, "argument" from outrage, straw man, post hoc, red herring/smokescreen, group think, scare tactices, poisoning the well, apple polishing...

### MORE MATH

What is the factoring by grouping? When factoring a trinomial, why is it necessary to write the trinomials in four terms? I will be happy to critique your thinking on this. I do not understand to even answer it? (Broken Link Removed) (Broken Link Removed) How do we determine ...

### english

The subject of this unit is the role of those mythologies which determine the meaning of being male or female in American culture. As always, your aim as a writer is to incorporate what the critics have been arguing into your own thinking, thereby to enter into a discussion ...

### Algebra uno help please :)

Write an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parrel to the given line. 1. (-1,3) Y=2x+2 I'm thinking that you just plug in -1 and 3 for x and y. So, 3=2(-1)+2 Correct? Please help me. :) Thank you -Allyson

### dressmaking

A houndstooth(black and white plaid) jacket would work well with which of the following bodylines? A) Straight B)Soft-straight C)Soft-curved D)curved Im thinking it could be A or B.Need help for this question

### physics

Under what conditions is mass conserved? A. Whenever the system is isolated or closed. B. Only when the change is a chemical one. C. Always. D. Only when the change is a physical one. I was thinking A.

### English

On a Works Cited page, which of the following should be in italics? title of a book title of a webpage title of a short story title of a newspaper article I'm thinking book but I'm not sure:/

### English

I have a few more sentences on Dorian's death I'd like you to check. Thank you. 1)Dorian throws himself on the sofa and starts thinking of his past. He recognizes he has filled his mind with corruption, committed horrible crimes and has exerted an evil influence on others. 2) ...

### Physics

Light travels in a line of optical fiber by total internal reflection between a core of refractive index 1.48 and a cladding 1.46 refractive index. The critical angle for total internal reflection to occur inside the core of the fiber is ... 80.6º 48.8º 43.2º 42.5º 24.4º ...

### stats

for some independent data using the mann whitney test group a has rank sum of 97.5 with group size = 9 group b has a rank sum of 92.5 with a group size of 10 from the data table i have the two critical values for p=0.05 are 65 and 115 i know im supposed to compare them and ...

### statistics

for some independent data using the mann whitney test group a has rank sum of 97.5 with group size = 9 group b has a rank sum of 92.5 with a group size of 10 from the data table i have the two critical values for p=0.05 are 65 and 115 i know im supposed to compare them and ...

### calculus

Consider a differentiable functionf having domain all positive real numbers, and for which it is known that f'(x)=(4-x)^-3 for x.0 a. find the x-coordinate of the critical point f. DEtermine whether the point is a relative maximum or minomum, or neither for the fxn f. justify ...

### Math

Label each statement TRUE or FALSE. a. The sum of two one-to-one functions is one-to-one. b. The product of two one-to-one functions is one-to-one. c. If f is a one-to-one function and k is a real number (constant), then the function g(x)=k*f(x)is one-to-one. So I was thinking...

### algebra

I am thinking of two numbers whose sum is 5. If I add the second number to twice the first number, I get 2. What are the two numbers

### PLEASE HELP ME!!!

A researcher has collected statistics pretest scores for students representing 3 different age groups 18-30 31-45 45 and up 3 5 10 7 10 2 9 9 8 6 8 8 4 6 5 Do hypothesis test using ANOVA to find if significant difference. Use alpha .05. All hypothesis steps and find degrees of...

### math help pls pls

The correlation coefficient for poor health and not exercising in a group of people is 0.67. Analyze the following statement: Poor health is caused by not exercising. Is this a reasonable conclusion? Yes; everyone who doesn't exercise is by definition unhealthy Yes; the ...

### Plz help @Reed

Which statement is best supported by the fact that Mercy Otis Warren wrote plays critical of the British? Warren was one of the most popular playwrights of her day. Colonial women were interested in and informed about politics.*** Patriot women believed they were more ...

### Physics/Math

What is the sum of the following four vectors in unit-vector notation? For that sum, what are (b) the magnitude, (c) the angle in degrees, and (d) the angle in radians? E: 6.36 m at +0.90 rad F: 4.52 m at -75 ° G: 3.31 m at +1.20 rad H: 5.4 m at -210 ° [[[Warning! Make a ...

### critical t hinking

Reporter: A new campaign finance reform bill being considered by Congress would limit the amount of campaign contributions that political candidates can receive. However, a survey of candidates running for mayor, governor, and senate seats shows that not one of them favors the...

### multiplying fraction

what is 3/7 * 2/10= and 5/6*2/3= , 1/2*1/4=,4/5*3/5=,2/3*3/8=,1/7*5/9= (Broken Link Removed) 3*2 = 6 7*10 = 70 Answer to the first one is 6/70. Then you'll need to reduce the answer; divide both parts by two, and you'll have 3/35. Do the others the same way. =) need help ...

### ap history

what did the great awakening, intercolonial trade and the rise of the colonial assemblies have in common? Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Once you have come up with your response, please repost, and someone here will be happy to critique your thinking...

### Boolean expression Help asap PLEASE

Thinking in terms of a gate, how would you keep open a two-input OR gate? In other words, what should one of the lines be held at to allow the other signal line to propagate through?

### social studies

Governments must provide some goods and services because: A. Producers cannot limit who uses them B. Only some people wish to use them C. Private companies are unable to make them D. Consumers distrust private suppliers of them I am thinking "C"

### English

What are some synonyms for "appears rarely" and "often referred" ? I'm writing an essay and my teacher doesn't want us to use the same phrases over and over again: repetitive as we write our paragraphs and I'm not really good at thinking of synonyms so please help me.

### Social Studies

which statement best describes the thinking of the enlightenment? A. the power of reason is more important B. scientific ideas must fit religious beliefs C. only god knows how the world works D. faith is more important than science is it A?

### Research Methods

Thinking of a survey you might design for a commercial client such as a software company or a restaurant, what are the ethical implications of using the survey results to publicize your own research firm? Looking forward to some ideas! Thanks!

### Anatomy

Bone mineral density scans are required to detect early signs of osteoporosis because normal x-rays don't detect it until ____ percent of bone density is gone. A. 20 B. 30 C. 50 D. 80 I am thinking it is 30%.

### u.s. history

i need a good thesis statement for a history paper i have to write. the topic is changes that took place in the U.S. from 1776-1870 im not good at thinking up thesis statements please help

### English

In this sentence People have been telling themselves the story of Snow White for centuries. Is themselves reflexive or intensive. I am thinking intensive because you do not need it for the sentence to make sense?

### child growth and development

Which of the following statements concerning teratogens is true? A. Teratogens include only substances that a mother's body produce. B. Hormones are heathful teratogens in any quantity C. Exposure to particular teratogens is most harmful during critical periods that ...

### Physics! PLEASE HELP re Newton's Laws

What would you do given the following scenarios? 1. You are the capitan of a spacecraft traveling in the far reaches of outer space, a great distance from any other body. Unexpectedly your radar indicates a meteor on a collision course with your craft, necessitating a sudden ...

### 6th grade math

3 kids can buy a hot lunch salad bar or bring from home. On a slip of paper they each write a number 1,2, Or 3. They add the sum to find the total. If te sum is 3,4, or 5 they buy a hot lunch if it is 6 or 7 they buy a salad bar if the sum is 8 or 9 they bring a lunch from ...

### chemistry

which of the following steps in the formation of KCI releases energy? A.K{solid} -> K{gas} B.K {GAS} -> K+ {GAS} + e- C.C1 {GAS} -> C1- {GAS} D.C1 {GAS} + e- -> C1 - {GAS} E. K+ {GAS} + C1- {GAS} -> KC1 {SOILD} A. A B. C C. B AND A D. D AND E I will be happy to ...

### Algebra

If y varies directly with x, and y = 110 when x = 100, find the constant of variation k. If y = kx, then 110 = k*100. Solve for k. Check my thinking. Wouldn't I divide 110 by 100=1.1? yes

### GCU

Identify the three components/puzzle pieces that you believe are most critical to the formation of a worldview. Refer to the Cosgrove text to help identify these components. 2) After considering these components, write an essay of 500-750 words that explains how these ...

### calculus

Please help!! Okay so my teacher has been away and hasent explained anything to us and we have to find the intercepts, critical points, intervals of increase and decrease, points of inflection, intervals of concavity, local maximum or minimum points for each of the following ...

### physics

Describe the energy conversions that occur in each of the following devices: a. an incandescent lightbulb b. a clothes dryer c. a digital clock radio We will be happy to critique your thinking. Heat is produced in all, and some light is produced in two. One also produces motion.

### Adult Development and life Assessment

After hearing about some possible causes of sneezing, a scientist decides that room fresheners are the most common cause. What is the term that describes the scientist thinking 1. Hypothesis 2. Scientific method 3. Cognitive dissonance 4. Social influence

### science

1) How do decomposers increase the fertility of soil? A) By storing moisture in the soil. B) By breaking down and digesting the remains of dead organisms. C) By making spaces for air and water. D) By burrowing deep below topsoil. I am thinking is is either B or D, but I do not...

### STATS

Given a sample size of 18, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9 we are to perform the following hypothesis test. Null Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ = 700 Alternative Hypothesis H0: ƒÊ ‚ 700 At significance level 0.05 1. What is the critical value for this test...

### sssc

Suppose we test H0 : p = .3 versus Ha : p ≠ .3 and that a random sample of n = 100 gives a sample proportion p = .20. a: Test H0 versus Ha at the .01 level of significance by using critical values. What do you conclude? b: Find the p-value for this test. c: Use the p-...

### Science

In no more than three sentences I must state the "Hubble relationship" in words AND quantify numerically what it says about the "speed of recession" of distant galaxies (i am to include a definition of the "unit one parsec" in this 3-sentence answer) - CAN SOMEONE HELP ME ...

### Business

Your beachside inn will be ready to open next spring. To get in on the summer tourist trade, it will be necessary to… A- offer bargain rates at first B- give it an unforgettable name C- advertise heavily and local newspapers D- establish a strong web presence The answer is ...

### **CHEM**

Arrange the following elements in order of decreasing atomic radius: Cs, Sb, S, Pb, Se *(list from largest to smallest...or..."the correct ranking cannot be determined") ***I think the answer 'should be', from largest to smallest: ***Cs, Pb, Sb, Se, S***???? Am I correct in my...

### calculus

Let z = ∫(e^sin(t)dt) from x to y a = x b = y I tried thinking about it like a chain rule but even then i'm a little unsure. I know dz/dt = e^sin(t). Can you please point me in the right direction if i'm supposed to use the chain rule.

### calculus

Let z = ∫e^(sin(t))dt from x to y a = x b = y I tried thinking about it like a chain rule but even then i'm a little unsure. I know dz/dt = e^(sin(t)). Can you please point me in the right direction if i'm supposed to use the chain rule.

### calculus

Let z = ∫e^(sin(t))dt from x to y a = x b = y I tried thinking about it like a chain rule but even then i'm a little unsure. I know dz/dt = e^(sin(t)). Can you please point me in the right direction if i'm supposed to use the chain rule.

### CHEMISTRY

How many mL of pure isopropyl alcohol is needed to prepare 250 mL of 70% isopropyl alcohol (C3H7OH). I'm thinking if i should use vol of solute/vol of sol'n but it doesn't fit the formula and im confuse it. please help me

### Statistics

In the population of typical college students, _ 5 75 on a statistics final exam _X 5 6.42 . For 25 students who studied statistics using a new technique, X 5 72.1. Using two tails of the sampling distribution and the .05 criterion: (a) What is the critical value? (b) Is this ...

### English

I have to write a critical essay on Hamlet and I can't find a good topic to write about. I need something that will be easy because I am not good in writing essays that are more elaborate. Can somebody suggest a good topic that will be easy to write about in approximately 700 ...

### physics

A ray of light traveling in air strikes the surface of a liquid. If the angle of incidence is 33.5◦ and the angle of refraction is 19.8◦, ﬁnd the critical angle for light traveling from the liquid back into the air. Answer in units of◦

### Grammar

Which of the following is a complex sentence? A.After the class, we all went to Alec's house. B.Alec's brother John was home, but his sister Cynthia wasn't. C. Alec suggested we all go to the neighborhood pool. I'm thinking the answer is A, but I'm not too sure. Thanks for the...

### Help

What is an example of bias in media? a website that presents a controversial opinion as though it were fact a television news program that presents both sides of a particular issue a podcast expressing an author’s opinion a blog about the history of the Civil War Why is ...

### English

Why does Douglass state that “education and slavery were incompatible with each other”? There wasn’t time for slaves to go to school; they had too much work to do Being educated meant that slaves might question their existence and try to escape Slaves do not need an ...

### math

find the sum of the measures of the intieior angles of each polygon. -hexagon -pentagon -quadrilateral -octagon -16-gon -27-gon The key is the sum of the measures. All of these figures have the same total number of degrees in their interior angles. What do you think that is? ...

### CURVE SKETCHING PLEASE HELP

Okay so my teacher has been away and hasent explained anything to us and we have to find the intercepts, critical points, intervals of increase and decrease, points of inflection, intervals of concavity, local maximum or minimum points for each of the following functions Can ...

### Calc One

The function C(m) = -.41m^2 + 6.7m - 44/ .7m represents Miles Traveled per lb. of CO 2 released as a function of speed(in MPH) for a hyundai Sontana. the domain of this function is [10,90]. A) calculate C'(m) B)find the critical points of C(m). C)Where does C(m) have global ...

### psychology

there are many barriers to rationality in our thinking process. Uncle Roy,for example, pays attention only to evidence that supports his views and finds fault with all evidence to the contrary. Uncle Roys behavior demonstrates the cognitive error of

### How concepts develop

When Lorna pours water from a short, wide beaker to a tall, thin beaker, she recognizes that the amount of liquid remains the same. She's demonstrating _______ thinking. A. nonconserving B. comparison C. conserving D. one-to-one correspondence my answer is b.

### concepts of development

When Lorna pours water from a short, wide beaker to a tall, thin beaker, she recognizes that the amount of liquid remains the same. She's demonstrating _______ thinking. A. nonconserving B. comparison C. conserving D. one-to-one correspondence my answer is c.

### English

15. In this sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun it? A. work B. house C. Carla D. her I answered B, because the house (noun) was replaced by the word it (pronoun, which is considered the antecedent of the pronoun. Is my thinking correct. 17. Which of the following ...

### Criticial thinking

As part of the reorganization,company X created five new position within the company. However , after the reorganization was complete , company X had fewer employees that before the reorganization

### Critical Thinking

Fallacy Type Fallacy Statement Ad hominem/genetic 8. From one politician about another: “He’s a two-faced, liberal, anti-family, anti-values idealist!” Wishful thinking 15. Sure, I’ve heard that it’s better to not eat cheeseburgers every day, but it’s extra protein...

### calculus

Consider a differentiable functionf having domain all positive real numbers, and for which it is known that f'(x)=(4-x)^-3 for x.0 a. find the x-coordinate of the critical point f. DEtermine whether the point is a relative maximum or minomum, or neither for the fxn f. justify ...

### To Carol -- science

I've removed your post with the long, complex assignment that expects you to do research and thinking. If you have a specific question about this assignment, please post it along with your ideas about possible answers to it.

### Chem

What is the Oxidation state of each on the atoms in a methoxy group, and does it have an overall charge? I keep of thinking the overall charge is -3 but then again it combines with carbon so it should just have one more electron so -1.

### Algebra I

I am tying to determine whether the graph pairs below are parallel. x+12=y and y-x=-8. I have found the slope to x+12=y is 1. But I can't determine the slope for for y-x=-8. I am thinking maybe it is undefined, but I am not sure, since I am really new at this algebra. Any help...

### calculus

Find dz/dy and dz/dx Let z = ∫e^(sin(t))dt from x to y a = x b = y I tried thinking about it like a chain rule but even then i'm a little unsure. I know dz/dt = e^(sin(t)). Can you please point me in the right direction if i'm supposed to use the chain rule.

### Critical thinking

I posted this question earlier but I still need help with this. I need to explain how this argument could be constructed as circular, the argument is [W]e may observe, that there is no species of reasoning more common, more useful, and even necessary to human life, than that ...

### Political Science

Based on Bryan Caplan's book, The Myth of the Rational Voter: Offer your own opinion, and critical analysis, to Caplan’s argument about “rational irrationality.” What are the implications about Caplan’s story for American democracy? Do you agree with his story? Do you ...

### Chemistry

Heyy, okay I have this chemistry assingmnet and its on kinetics, and I got every single one except this one question and I've been trying for over an hour. I know that I'm probably jus tmissing something but everything I've tried doesnt work. Any help is greatly apprecaited. ...

### chem

Consider the equation A <-> in a 1L container. At 7.57C, the molar concentrations of A and B are 7.228M and 1.976 (respectively). Suddenly, 1.831 moles of A are added to the system. What is the change in deltaG of the system (Answer in kJ) At first, I thought I would use...

### Critical thinking

I'm having trouble rewriting the ambiguous sentences. I have answered them but i'm not sure that they are right. 2. Please close the door behind you. My answer: Please close the door that is behind you. 3. we heard that he informed you of what he said in his letter. My answer...

### chemistry

What is the order that these four compounds would travel through a silica gel column during liquid chromatography? a) ethylene glycol, HOCH2CH2OH b) aqueous sodium chloride solution, NaCl (aq) c) propanol, CH3CH2CH2OH d) benzene, C6H6 (eluted first), ???, ???, ???, ??? (eluted...

### Grammar

Affect or Effect 1. Television has a strong _____ on public opinion 2.My mood can _____ my thinking, too. 3.I see that you're trying to ___ apathy, but i know that you really do care. 4. Falling on my head had a bad ____ on my memory. 5. His years of smoking negatively ___ed ...

### Early Chilldhood Education

Information provided by a parent on an enrollment form can be shared with unauthorized persons only if _______ gives written consent. A. the program director B. the parent C. a staff member D. an agent from the state licensing agency I'm thinking its B i just need to know if i...

### science asap

1) How do decomposers increase the fertility of soil? A) By storing moisture in the soil. B) By breaking down and digesting the remains of dead organisms. C) By making spaces for air and water. D) By burrowing deep below topsoil. I am thinking is is either B or D, but I do not...

### statistic

a restaurant that bills its house account monthly is concerned that the average monthly bill exceeds $200 per account. A random sample of twelve account is selected, resulting in a sample mean of $220 and a standard deviation of $12. Use a= 0.05. what is the critical value for...

### Trading Posts

About the Trading posts...HBC and NWC. Why were many posts of the rival companies placed next to each other? This is so confusing. I am thinking that it might be for business matters, but I would like the whole thing please. And no sites, since they do not help me.

### Science

trying to lift an 8-N load that is attached to a fixed 2 pulley system. Hands move a distance of 1.6m while the load moves 0.8m, what is the force required to lift the load? I am thinking the the answer is 1.6 divided by 0.8 am i on the right track? what is the formula for ...

### Psychology

Which of the following factors will not affect how a person does on an IQ test? Select one: a. How much sleep he/she had the night before b. None of the above c. What kind of mood that person is in d. Whether that person had anything to eat that day I am thinking c.

### statistics

A researcher has collected statistics pretest scores for students representing 3 different age groups 18-30 31-45 45 and up 3 5 10 7 10 2 9 9 8 6 8 8 4 6 5 Do hypothesis test using ANOVA to find if significant difference. Use alpha .05. All hypothesis steps and find degrees of...

### English composition 1

Read “Letter from Birmingham Jail” by Martin Luther King, Jr. 2. Write the introduction for an essay that critically analyzes “Letter from Birmingham Jail” for the presence of persuasive techniques. 3. Label the major parts of your introduction: a. Hook b. Title of ...

### english (please answer soon)

Hi, I have to compare Crossing Brooklyn Ferry by Walt Whitman to modern day time. The last couple of journal entries I've compared to well known songs and their lyrics. I'm thinking of comparing it to an important event or movie, but I'm not sure what to write about. Any ideas...

### ELA

Which sentence contains a misplaced or dangling modifier? A) When will your family be going on vacation? B) Uncle Frasier's garden has both tomatoes and green peppers. C) The homecoming queen waved to the crowd riding in her convertible. D) Exhausted from the trip, the baby ...

### American Government

A ______ might consider the compromises struck during the health care reform debate to be an example of lit interest groups each pursuing and achieving their separate sets of agendas? a) plural elitist b) fundamentalist c) conspiracy theorists d) Both A and C I was thinking it...

### English

Which of the following sentences contains an infinitive phrase? A. Racing through the park, she paused only to drink. B. Reading by flashlight does not cause bad vision. C. Mom’s idea was to pack the night before our early flight. D. Remembering every opinion in the text was...