# Critical Thinking/Math

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### Economics

Suppose that you are a policy maker concerned with correcting the effects of gases and particulates emitted by an local power plant. 1. What tools would you use? 2. What would be the benefits of the actions? 3. What would be the costs? 4. How would you decide what was the best...

### AE

Most schools and classrooms in the United States have ELL students. Now is the time for you to begin thinking and planning for what you will do to make sure ELL students in your classes are successful learners. Make your top ten list of steps to take to ensure ELL student ...

### corporate finance

you are thinking of retiring. your retirement plan will pay you either $250,000 immediately on retirement or $350,000 five years after the date of your retirement. which alternative should you chose if the interest rate is a) 0% per year; b) 8% per year and c) 20% per year

### 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 some regrets about something in life. Some of the regrets could have been about a...

### science

A 0.21 g of Sulfuris acid is dissolved completely in sufficient water to make 0.25 litre of final solution. Calculate the hydrogen ion concentration (in mol 1 -1) in this solution. Give your answer in scientific notation to an appropriate number of significant figures. ...

### Critical to life is the function of the cell membr

living organisms require energy to function and this includes each and every one of the trillions of cells that constitute the human body. Define in detail and use diagrams appropriate to show how cells extract, use and store energy including but to limited to discussion of ...

### Statistics

a Rollercoaster's auditors estimate that the average daily loss from those illegally riding without tickets is at lease (greater or equal) $295, but wants to determine the accuracy of this statistic. The company researcher takes a random sample of losses over 64 days and finds...

### USA PoliScience

Select a two interest groups that are on opposite side of some issue or policy goal. I was thinking I should write about American Freedom Agenda- But does the question mean we have to find two groups against each other? Or one group on an issue.. and is my choice an interest ...

### English - Infinitive phrases

Consider the two sentences: His mother wanted him to study more. She made him study more. In the first, we have an infinitive phrase acting as a direct object, with "him" as the subject of the infinitive. How about the second sentence? Is that also an infinitive phrase, with ...

### PSY

On p. 84 of the text, in the Thinking Clearly section, the conduction action potentials and activation of neurotransmitters is related to a row of mousetraps on a wobbly shelf. Think of your own original analogy you can use to describe the conduction of action potentials and ...

### Art

Why do some people feel the wall for Peace in Paris is unsightly? The contemporary design was poorly constructed and is falling apart the contemporary design does not convey ideas of peace with enough clarity the contemporary design clashes with surrounding classical ...

### Math

A car boy in California purchased 6onces of silver for 3000 euro. what is the unit ratio of euro/ounce of silver? If the exchange rate is l:25 $=euro, what is the ratio equivalant to in $/pound of gold. Ratio= costeuro/ounce=3000/6 Ratio= costeuro/ounce*16ounces/lb *dollars/...

### Finance

You are thinking of buying a craft emporium. It is expected to generate cash flows of $30,000 per year in years 1 through 5, and $40,000 per year in years 6 through 10. If the appropriate discount rate is 8%, what amount are you willing to pay for the emporium

### College Chemistry

A stock solution is prepared by adding 20mL of 0.2M Na3PO4 to enough water to make 80mL. What is the Na+ concentration of 20mL of the stock solution? I am thinking .012: a) .02 times .2 = .004 b).004 times 3 = .012 (for each Na in the molecule) Seems too simple

### Physics

Two cars lost in a blinding snowstorm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 141 meters and the red car is travelling at 19.5 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a mph...

### Engish

Is these correct: Simple-Dolphins are very intelligent, social creatures. Compound- Dolphins are very intelligent and social creatures. Help on these on: Simple- Katy is thinking she might like to become a marine biologist one day.

### probs & stats

A teacher gives 200 students a study guide for a test and the average score was 90 with a standard deviation of 6. She did not give the other 200 students a study guide and their average score was 70 with a standard deviation of 8. Find the critical value to determine whether ...

### English

According to the speaker in "Mending Wall" by Robert Frost, why does the neighbor feel that good walls make good neighbors? A. They create a barrier from having to talk to one another often. B. They maintain privacy and prevent meddling. C. They physically display the distance...

### math

the problem is to use the information given to figure our who will win the third round of tugofwar. round 1 on one side are four acrobats, each of equal strength. on the other side are five neighborhood grandmas, each of equal strength. the result is dead even. round2 on one ...

### physics

One of the curators at the art museum is tilting a large cylinder backward. At what angle (theta) will the cylinder of height h and radius r will tumble? My thinking is that the length = height = h 2r = w It seems that this cylinder will tumble when the angle is large enough ...

### maths

Experience in investigating insurance claims shows that the average cost to process a claim is approximately normally distributed with a mean of 80 dollars. New cost-cutting measures were started and a sample of 25 claims was tested. The sample mean of the costs to process ...

### theology

human reason wedded to truth Is this a question? Are we supposed to somehow metaphysically know the question associated with this? Do you have any thinking on this matter? The "truth" is "human" and "reason" are very seldom associated much less "wedded". At best perhaps a "...

### writing

Describe a time when your moral values influenced the way you responded to an issue. What differences did you notice between your logical reasoning process and your moral reasoning process? What were the possible consequences or outcomes of your decision? When YOU have written...

### CRT 205 Crticial thinking

. In three of the last four presidential races, the winner of the Iowa Republican primary has not captured the Republican nomination. Therefore, the winner of the next Iowa Republican primary will not capture the Republican nomination.

### math,algebra

How do I even write an equation for this problem all i need someone to show me how to get an equation so i can solve it. It is estimated that the Earth is losing 4000 species of plants and animals every year. If S represents the number of species living last year, how many ...

### operations management

explain the methods one would use in evaluating location alternatves. illustrate your answer with suitable examples There are many criteria that come into play, but all have to be judged in the context of life cycle costs, project mission objectives, and other (environmental ...

### Shakespeare

Okay, I know this isn't techinically 'homework help', but I have to do a project about the Taming of the Shrew. It can be anything from a character analysis, to a study of hawk training, to a report on Elizabethan fashions. Anything that is, in any way, remotely related to the...

### educating young children PART3

which one of the following guidelines is recommended when instructing children with learning differences? (a)begin with the childs preferred way of learning (b)use a task-analysis to break down complex tasks into their component parts (c)provide activities and problems ...

### english

4. Which of the following sentences contains a comma splice? A.The kitten climbed the drapes, it couldn't figure out how to get down. B.The cruise ship docked on Oahu, then again on Maui. C.We need help with organization, structure, and spelling. D.Our friend, who travelled ...

### Substitution Method

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. x + y = -4 x - y = 2 x + y = -4 x - y = 2 In the second equation, x= y+2 Putting that in the first.. (y+2) + y= -4 subtract two from each side, then divide each side by two to get y. Then, put that value of y into ...

### algebra

please explaing reversing the digits. Find the product of 2 two digit numbers and reverse the digits and find the product. The products are the same. Does this happen with any pair of two-digit numbers? Eplain your thinking in solving this problem and include any mathematical ...

### Statistics

10. A teacher gives 200 students a study guide for a test and the average score was 90 with a standard deviation of 6. She did not give the other 200 students a study guide and their average score was 70 with a standard deviation of 8. Find the critical value to determine ...

### Statistics

10. A teacher gives 200 students a study guide for a test and the average score was 90 with a standard deviation of 6. She did not give the other 200 students a study guide and their average score was 70 with a standard deviation of 8. Find the critical value to determine ...

### statistics

do students who learned English as well as another language simultaneously score worse on the SAT critical reading exam than the general population of test takers? the mean score di 501. A random sample of 100 test takers who learned English as another language simultaneously ...

### english

the sentences Lee gave the ball to Lynne and Lynne received the ball from Lee have the same: A surface structure B syntax C surface and deep structures D deep structure I was thinking is A but I am not sure

### psychology

the sentences Lee gave the ball to Lynne and Lynne received the ball from Lee have the same: A surface structure B syntax C surface and deep structures D deep structure I was thinking is A but I am not sure

### business communication

Which of the following sentence(s) is written in the active voice? (Points: 5) Jennifer wrote the examination. The examination was written by Jennifer. The examination was written quickly by Jennifer. Jennifer has written the examination. im thinking A any other opinions please

### Math

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...

### marketing

Your company’s sales are 50,000 units. The unit variable cost is $12. Your markup percent on sales is 40% and your fixed costs are $100,000. 1. What is your profit / loss? $100,000 You are thinking of increasing your advertising by $200,000. Based on previous data, you know ...

### marketing

at&t reacted to the popularity of the cellular phone by adding several cellular models to its lie of regular phones. the availability and popularity of cellular phones is most likely due to changes in which two environments? a. political and cultural b. technological and legal...

### Chemistry G.12

(a) Which of the properties, crystal lattice energy and hydration energy, reduces the solubility of an ionic compound? (b) Which property, when increased, increases the solubility? I was thinking for (a) that it would be crystal lattice energy and for (b) hydration... Im not ...

### Ochem

If you start with 2.97 g of zest and obtain 459 mg of pure limonene, what is your percent recovery? I was thinking of dividing .459g by 2.97g and then multiplying by 100 to get the percent recovery. But then I realized that the zest and limonene aren't the same. So how would I...

### Exceptional Children

Most early childhood professionals children’s agree that the terms inclusion and mainstreaming: A. Both refer to exceptional children’s participation in the general education curriculum. B. Mean the same thing. C. Are two different concepts. D. Both refer to programs that ...

### Chemistry

How long would it take for 2.2 x 10^-4 mol H2 to effuse through the same orifice as the 2.2x 10^-4 mol N2? (It takes 105s for N2 to effuse) I was thinking of setting up the equation like: sqroot(28.014gN2/mol / 2.016g H2/mol) = 3.728 What should I do next? Also, when setting ...

### Neuroscience

I'm struggling with the following question: The opening of chloride selective channels by a neurotransmitter X will drive membrane potential toward the chloride equilibrium potential. Assume that early during cell development, Cl is pumped into the cell for a concentration [Cl...

### Calculus

A rectangle is bounded by the x-axis and the semicircle y=ã(25-x^2). Question is, what length and width should the rectangle have so that its area is a maximum, and what is the maxuimum area? Area= length*width = 2x*y= 2x*sqrt(25-x^2) Now, take that, differentiate it, set ...

### Essay Title

Hi. I need help thinking of a title for the essay I am writing. The essay is about the Dominican Republic and Trujillo's regime. Specifically I am talking about how women who accept/deny female stereotypes accept/deny male domination. Can someone help me thing of a title. ...

### cultural diversity

1. National Association for the Education of Young Children supports "third space" thinking as a desirable technique for use in: A. Stimulating children's right-brain processes. B. Enhance staff performance in the early childhood setting. C. Resolving conflicts, especially ...

### Chemistry

Is it possible to separate Bi, Cu and Ag from a mixture containing: c(BiO+)=0,08M c(Cu2+)=0,242M c(Ag)=0,106M c(HClO4)=1M Eo Bi = 0,32 V, Eo Cu = 0,337 V, Eo = 0,792 V _______________ Using Nernst equation (E=E°-0,0592/n -logQ) i see it's possible to separate Ag, but what ...

### Statistics

I have 2 statistics problems that I've done and felt completely confident with them until I worked the problem a different way and got a different answer. I was wondering if you could tell me if I have the right answers or not. Thanks so much! A certain air plane has 2 ...

### N&W

i have to write a research paper on Diet and Nutrition my thesis statement is, Diet and diabetes are very strongly connected to each other because out of the many aspects we can explore about diabetes diet is the major weapon against this chronic disease. (my teacher has ...

### science

Okay, I was not thinking. I correlate my hypothesis with the materials I will be testing with. My PROBLEM I will leave the same-Does an increase in water temperature affect the velocity of ocean currents? Or will I have to change this also? New HYPOTHESIS? Increases in heat ...

### physics

Two cars lost in a blinding snow storm are traveling across a large field, each thinking they are on the road, as shown in the figure on the left. They collide. If the distance x is 169 meters and the red car is travelling at 15.8 mph, how fast to the nearest hundredth of a ...

### History

How does the story of the pandavas in the mahabharata relate to aryan history? the story provides a sense of the battles between rival aryan tribes the story shows us the aryan concept of the ideal king the story reveals that the aryans believed that duty was very important ...

### program eval

If I were doing an evaluation of an existing after-school program where involvement was voluntary, would I do a quasi-experimental design or experimental design? I'm thinking quasi-experimental as I would randomly select from those who are enrolled in the program.

### Finance

Imagine the CFO of a company has asked you, the auditor, to review the internal controls for cash receipts and to evaluate its cash management of accounts. Prepare a one page letter to the CFO addressing the following questions: 1. Why are internal controls for cash important ...

### english- need a creative title!

For my english class i had to right a paper on civil war slang and how this topic releated to the book The Red Badge of Courage. I finished my paper but have no idea of a creative title. Im not good at thinking up good titles :/ have any ideas?

### Pre calc

Given that tanθ = 2 root 10 over 9 and cscθ < 0 , find the exact value of cos(θ − pie over 4) . I solved for the other side and got 11. After this idk what to do I was thinking using cos(a-b)=cos(a)cos(b)-sin(a)sin(b) but idk how to witht the pie/4 someone please help

### Home School. PLEASE HELP ME!!

Once again i didn't get a book so im having trouble. I tried my best on the ones i answered..if i got any wrong please tell me and correct them for me please! Thanks so much :) 1. According to Jean Piaget, in what is all learning based? A. Sensorimotor learning (my answer) B. ...

### phi208 Ethics and moral reasoning

What are some relativistic beliefs that you have or that you find in society? What are those ethical beliefs and how do people justify those beliefs? Using the articles from Mary Midgley and James Rachels, present a critique of those relativistic beliefs. What reasons do you ...

### AP Chem

When a gas filled balloon is cooled, it shrinks in volume; this occurs no matter what gas is originally placed in the balloon. Why? I was thinking maybe because the number of collisions are less and so the slower moving particles aren't hitting the walls and stretching the ...

### Complex numbers

For the transformation w=(z+i)/(z-i) show that as z moves along the real axis, w moves along a circle centre O and radius 1 I do not know where to start changing it to polar form will help w=magnitude @ (arctan 1/z - arctan -1/z) where magnitude is sqrt (z^2+1)/(z^2+1) or w= 1...

### English

I have to write an essay on refugees and I was thinking about writing about identity. We read a text about refugees that get alienated in class and I also found a text about labelling refugees. Other than that I can't find anything on the internet so I don't have enough ...

### algebra

Requesting help. (I must reckon, that X is a variable, and y is y-intercept) Q: Try to use the substitution method to solve the the linear system y=3x an y=3x-7. What do you notice? A) What happens when you graph it? B) Explain why there is no solution. And... Q: Try to use ...

### question

bus holds 66 people. Starts out empty. Picks up 1 person at the 1st station. 2nd person at the 2nd station 3rd person at the 3rd station and so on. No one gets off. After how many stations will fill up the bus Show your work- explain your thinking?

### Physics

A 0.56-kg mass is suspended from a string, forming a pendulum. The period of this pendulum is 3.6 s when the amplitude is 2.2 cm. The mass of the pendulum is now reduced to 0.27 kg. What is the period of oscillation now, when the amplitude is 2.5 cm? Give answer in seconds. I ...

### Critical Thinking

As answered several times before -- Posted by Ms. Sue on Tuesday, June 20, 2006 at 9:47am. Check these sites to help you answer your question. (Broken Link Removed) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rhetoric ----------------------- Posted by Ms. Sue on Monday, July 10, 2006 at 6:...

### ACCOUNTING

This is our next assignemt due. I do not know where to begin looking. Any ideas? The analysis of financial statements is critical for determining the financial health of any organization. Financial statement analysis, however, demands a thorough understanding of accounting ...

### chemistry

what one is the Most Soluble compound 1) CuS, Ksp = 1.27 x10^-36 2) PbS, Ksp = 9.04 x 10^-29 3) AgCl,Ksp = 1.77 X 10^-10 4) AgI, Ksp = 8.51 x 10^17 5) Not enough information. My book states that AgCl is insoluble in water and so are MOST phosphates and Sufides, and I am ...

### PSY240

PSY240 Week Three DQ#2 On p. 84 of the text, in the Thinking Clearly section, the conduction action potentials and activation of neurotransmitters is related to a row of mousetraps on a wobbly shelf. Think of your own original analogy you can use to describe the conduction of ...

### PSY240

PSY240 Week Three DQ#2 On p. 84 of the text, in the Thinking Clearly section, the conduction action potentials and activation of neurotransmitters is related to a row of mousetraps on a wobbly shelf. Think of your own original analogy you can use to describe the conduction of ...

### PSY240

PSY240 Week Three DQ#2 On p. 84 of the text, in the Thinking Clearly section, the conduction action potentials and activation of neurotransmitters is related to a row of mousetraps on a wobbly shelf. Think of your own original analogy you can use to describe the conduction of ...

### Anatomy

Which of the following cells lacks mitochondria? a. neutrophil b. platelets c. basophils d. erythrocytes I just need some assistance and assurance that my answer is reasonable. I'm thinking that the answer is d. erythrocyte because it is not a true cell. I know that the ...

### chemistry

AgCl <==> Ag^+ + Cl^- NaCl ==> Na^+ + Cl^- Ksp = (Ag^+)(Cl^-) = 1.8 x 10^-10 Let S = solubility of AgCl, then (Ag^+) = S (Cl^-) = S+0.01 Solve for S. Note: A similar problem to this post (0.1 M NaCl instead of 0.01 M NaCl) was on a couple of days ago; the one who ...

### chemistry

black smokers are found in the depths of the oceans. thinking that the coditions in these smokers might be conducive to the formation of organic compounds, two chemists in the germany found the following reaction could occur in similar conditions: 2CH3SH+CO-->CH3COSCH3+H2S ...

### Science

People are more close to each other. Why do contagious diseases spread more readily in denser populations? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum, BUT, what have YOU done on all these questions? Put on your thinking cap and come up with some logical answers. We'll ...

### Algebra I

16y^{2}-40y+? I really need to figure out what the question mark is, but I am so confused. You are probably studying completing the square. Study the result of something like (5x-6)^2 the result is 25x^2 - 60x + 36 notice if you take the square roots of the first and last ...

### english/life is sweet at kumensenu

this story can best be described as a. a look at the marriage of Meji and his wife b. a political statement about infacnt deaths c. a ghost story d. a sympathetic statement about one mohter's devotion the answer was pretty obvious to me as D, but then i started thinking why ...

### Using Acetic Acid as an Oxidizing Agent

Hi, We did an experiment in lab and our professor asked us why we used acetic acid as our oxidizing agent NaOCl + CH3COOH --> HOCl + CH3COO- Na+ for the above reaction? I'm thinking it has to do with the fact that it is a relatively weak acid and can be reversed if needed? ...

### College Chemistry

Sulfur trioxide is made from the reaction of sulfur dioxide and oxygen. how many grams of SO3 can be made from the reaction of 1.91g SO2 with 1.29g O2? 2 SO2(g) + O2(g)---> 2SO3(g) a) 2.39g b) 3.20g c) 3.23g d) 4.77g e) 6.46g How would i solve this problem?? Im thinking i ...

### Algebra

In a science competition with ten problems, a student gets 5 points for a correct answer and loses 2 points for an incorrect answer. If Alice answered every problem and her score was 29, how many correct answers did she have? i'm thinking you have to set up an equation but i'm...

### Data Management

You are thinking of using some leftover ceramic tiles to make a decorative border for a patio. You have ten blue, four gold, and six white tiles. In how many ways can you make the border if it requires 15 tiles and you use only blue and white ones? Explain your reasoning. i ...

### English

For my paper I have to write an old story made new and we had to pick one from before the 1900s, so i picked The tortoise and the hare. I was thinking about using rosa parks as a character, she was inspirational and was a real winner because she stood up for her beliefs. I was...

### cultural diversity

NAEYC supports "third space" thinking as a desirable technique for use in A. stimulating children's right-brain processes. B.enhancing staff performance in the early childhood setting. C.Resolving conflicts, especially those involving cultural issues. D.training children to ...

### Language Arts

What final events in "The Finish of Patsy Barnes" and "The Drummer Boy of Shiloh" enable Patsy and Joby to change? A. Wearing maroon and green; beating his drum. B. Riding Black Boy to win the race; encouragement by the general. C. Meeting Mr. Brackett; thinking about the ...

### Algebra

P dollars is invested at annual interest rate for 1 year. if the interest is compounded semiannually, then the polynomial p(1+r/2)^2 represents the value of the investment after 1 year. could you rewrite this expression without parentheses. Evaluate the polynomial if p = $200 ...

### English- looking for an art teacher to interview

HI, I made a post a day ago except I can't find it so... In english I am doing a report on erasers. I have to have an interview which has to consist of at least 10 questions. They can be informational or opinion. Anyway, I need someone to interview so I was thinking maybe a ...

### Project help please!!

I have to come up with a product (such as soap, face cream, shampoo, cleaning spray, etc) and make a commercial for it. and I have to make up a name for it and the stuff that's found in it. I can't think of any products, I was thinking a shampoo commercial but I don't know ...

### Criminal Justice/Terrorism

The best way to ensure success in the event of a terrorist attack is through: a. the use of the IMS because it can be expanded or contracted to include local, state, and federal agencies. b. adoption of the Critical Coordination Contract, whereby different agencies agree or "...

### Business Communication

If the purpose of your message is to ask local businesses to sponsor your event, your desired outcome would most likely be__________. a.to inform them about your event. b. to promote understanding about your event's goal. c. to propose ways in which they could help. d. for the...

### Science: Space

I'm having trouble finding the answers to these fill-in-the-blank questions: Our understanding of the solar system has changed from an Earth-centered model of ____ and ____ to the sun centered model of _____ and _____. I was thinking for the first 2 blanks: rocks; oxygen and ...

### Statistics

A certain type of artificial heart has four independent, critical components.Failure of any one of these components is a serious problem that will cause the artificial heart to fail. The 5 year failure rate for each component follows: component 1=.02, component 2=.05, ...

### Business

Can you help. Thinking about this I think a company can't really make a-lot of profit if they spend no money on quality controls because,"quality control is the more traditional way that businesses have used to manage quality. Quality control is concerned with checking and ...

### chemistry

What instrument is used to determine the mass and relative ambuandaces of small atomic particles? You may be thinking of the mass spectrometer. I'm not sure how small you are talking about but the mass spec is used to determine atomic masses and relative abundance of the ...

### pre algebra 1

Sasha finished mowing lawns at 4:15 PM. It took 1^3/4 h to mow the first lawn. The second and third lawns she mowed each took 1^1/5 h. She took one 45-min break. When did Sasha begin mowing the first lawn? A. 10.05 A.M. B. 11:05 A.M. C. 11:21 A.M. D. 12:21 P.M. thinking the ...

### Health

At allendale psychiatric hospital, the hospital census on january 4 is 110. according to the following data, whats the hospital census for january 5? admissions - 10 discharges - 2 a & d - 1 A. 99 B. 100 C. 108 D. 118 i am thinking that the answer is C but im not sure its ...

### Industries/ Comapnies

Hey I was wondering if you could help me compile a list of industries which the government plays a role (even if minimal) in terms of regulating competition as I will then need to choose one to write an essay on. So far I was thinking Ma Bell but I am not sure please HELP ME ...

### Philosophy

I need help understanding the following passage: “Could we suppose two distinct incommunicable consciousnesses acting in the same body, the one constantly by day, the other by night; and, on the other side, the same consciousness, acting by intervals, in two distinct bodies...

### Philosophy

I need help understanding the following passage: “Could we suppose two distinct incommunicable consciousnesses acting in the same body, the one constantly by day, the other by night; and, on the other side, the same consciousness, acting by intervals, in two distinct bodies...