# Critical Thinking/Math

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### government please read

I have to write an essay on the question: What are the advantages and disadvantages of the influence of interest groups. Do they have too much influence? Should there be more regulation of their activities? My question is, my textbook lists the advantages and disadvantages in ...

### statistics

At a certain college, 15% of the students receieved an A in their required math cousre, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% receieved an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A in either chemistry ...

### Math

here is the question: Freida must take a 4-hour exam containing 200 questions, 50 of which are math. Twice as much time should be allowed for each math ques as for each other type of question. What is the total # of minutes she should allow for the math question?

### algebra!

If the measure of angle A is doubled and then decreased by 10 while the complement of angle A is decreased by one-third of itself, then these two anlges formed are still complementary. Find the supplement of angle A. Please explain so i could understand. thank you ! Isn't this...

### English ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

*Please Note: the the answer with stars next to them are my answers. 1. Imagine you have been asked to read another article about gymnasts. It has the following title and subheads: Title: Gymnasts: For the Love of the Sport Subhead #1: The Naysayers Subhead #2: Lasting ...

### Statistical reasoning in Psychology

4. Suppose that previous studies have found that the mean amount of sessions necessary to “cure” depressive patients using a particular therapeutic model is 25 sessions, with a standard deviation (σ) of 4. A new model is introduced, and you want to determine whether ...

### Early Childhood Ed. Question--Please Help!

To capitalize on children's different learning styles, teachers should: 1.teach lessons using a multi-sensory approach. 2.use their own learning style to teach and let the children match them. 3.separate children by learning styles and seat children near others like themselves...

### chem

Section: Ionization expressions, Weak Bases Using the equilibrium constants listed in your book, arrange the following .1 M aqueous solutions in order of increasing pH. a)NaNO2 b)HCl c)NaF d)Zn(H2O)3(OH)(NO3) Here's what I have so far: a) NaNO2 --> Na+ + NO2- NO2- + H2O <...

### MATH

In a fraternity with 38 members , 18 take math, 5 take both math and literature and 8 take neither math or literature. how many take literature but not math? I came up with 16 is that correct or am i lost ?

### CHEMISTRY HELP!

I am COMPLETELY LOST for this one...dnt even know where to start MOLES 1) Lithium Hydroxide reacts with Carbon Dioxide to form solid Lithium Carbonate and Water. How many grams of carbon dioxide can be absorbed by each 1 gram of lithium hydroxide. 2) Part of the SO2 (sulfur ...

### math math math .

The coefficient of the first term in the polynomial 2x^2y+3xy-1 is _?_

### MATH OMG HELP PLEEESE

Sarsh is currently at 83.7% in math. She has just finished a worksheet that is out of 30. She got 30/30 which is full marks. What percent is she at now in math? I HAVE NO IDEA!!!!!!

### Please Check Other Half (Public Speaking)

6. (TCO9) If you wanted to show the way a university budget was distributed, which type of visual aid would work best? B a pie graph a chart a line graph a drawing 7. (TCO9) How does a speaker benefit from using a visual aid? C Visual aids distract attention from the speaker. ...

### English

Can you please tell me if the word choice is correct? Thank you very much. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an invasion by the Norwegians. 2) While returning from his victorious battle, Macbeth and his friend Banquo meet the ...

### 10th grade English (Art Essay)

This is my Art assignment but I just wanted to make sure whether there are any mistakes. Please help! Reading or evaluating the visual images around us is a critical skill to have in our lives. By looking at different images and sculptures, people can evaluate and discover the...

### history

was adolf hitler a leader? http://www.historyplace.com/worldwar2/riseofhitler/index.htm Yes, of the German people after their dissatisfaction with the outcome of the Great War. Here are other links: http://www.google.com/search?q=adolf+hitler&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-...

### english composition

Entertainment Most of us live in a world of stresses and strains, tedium interspersed with hassles. We struggle to pay bills and meet deadlines, all the while trying to decide on an appropriate wedding gift for Eliza and Fred. We say, “It’s a jungle out there,” and ...

### Kate

ok I was doing this problem cos^-1 (0) and was like oh that would be pi/2 but then I thought about it some and decided that even though it's right it can't possibly be... if tan(pi/2) = the first derrivative of a vertical line = undefined well not really there's a deffintion ...

### ethics

Trends in immigration will continue to shape the face of the United States. What will this face look like in the year 2050? Here are the results of a Google search for US population projection 2050: http://www.google.com/search?q=US+population+projection+2050&rls=com.microsoft...

### Chemistry

Three of the primary components of air are carbon dioxide, nitrogen, and oxygen. In a sample containing a mixutre of only these gases at exactly one atmosphere pressure, the partial pressure of carbon dixoide and nitrogen are given as Pco2 = 0.285torr and Pn2=593.525torr. What...

### Chemistry

The specific heat capacity of solid lead is 0.159J/g°C, the molar enthalpy of fusion is 5.0kJ/mol, and the melting point of lead is 328°C. Calculate the total energy required to change 100g of lead at 25°C to molten lead at it's melting point. I will be happy to critique ...

### Comm/215

Q: Some students hate math, some students dislike math, and math is liked by other students. Parallel Construction A: Some students hate math, some dislike math, and some like math. Is this correct?

### Comp. question

I asked this question today needing input. Some thought I was right. Just needing someone else to give their advice. A __________ is an integral part of the computer hardware,which connects the processor to the hardware. 1 hard drive 2 CPU 3 byte 4 motherboard I am thinking ...

### Higher Maths

Show that these three points , P(-8,3), Q(-3,4),R(-6,-7), Form a right angled triangle and name the right angle? There are two ways of doing this: 1) determine the slopes for all lines, and the pair that have a right angle will have a negative inverse slope. 2) determine the ...

### algebra

could someone explain to me how to do this problem i don't even know how to start. A long-distance phone call costs $1.27 for the first minute and $1.00 for each additional minute or portion thereof. Write an inequality representing the number of minutes a person could talk ...

### Career

13. All of the following traits contribute to your Myers-Briggs type, EXCEPT: (1 point) A.)agreeing–disagreeing. B.)introversion–extroversion. C.)judging–perceiving. D.)thinking–feeling. 14. Luisa has started up four different companies and served as the top manager of...

### Chemistry

So, they give me a word equation, where I am suppose to try and create a balanced equation for it. Ammonium phosphate and barium hydroxide react to form ammonium hydroxide and barium phosphate. 2(NH4)3PO4 + 3BaOH2 → 6NH4OH + Ba3(PO4)2 [I was thinking there should be ...

### Chemistry

For my chemistry lab, I reacted Mg powder with HCl to create H2 gas. I measured the volume of H2 gas created by salt water displacement by reading off an inverted test tube. I measured 14.0 mL and calculated the percent yield (used PV=nRT to find theoretical volume and divided...

### math

what are your feelings about math, rate your math anxiety, and describe what coping mechanisms might be helpful to you and your I like math. What matters is what YOUR feelings amd "coping mechanisms" are.

### Chemistry

Given the following information about xenon normal boiling point = -108 degrees C normal melting point = -112 degrees C triple point = -121 degrees C at 281 mmHg critical point = -16.6 degrees C at 58 atm a) Construct an appropriate phase diagram for xenon [I did this.] b) ...

### math

who created math God. Math is a symbolic language used to express ideas in the form of sentences and statements that attempt to make somewhat precise decisions about nature.

### Law of Multiple Proportions

Two elements, R and Q, combine to form two binary compounds. In the first compound, 14.0 g of R combines with 3.00 g of Q. In the second compound, 7.00 g of R combines with 4.50 g of Q. Show that these data are in accord with he law of multiple proportions. If the formula of ...

### Math

On average it takes Miguel 45 minutes to compete his math assignments and 30 minutes to complete his science assignments. If he had 24 math assignments this grading period , what was his total minutes spent on math ?

### English

I really hope you can check these sentences for me. I tried to rephrase the beginning of chapter five of Shelley's Frankenstein. 1) The scene takes place during a dreary night. It is one in the morning and the rain taps dismally (I need a synonym) against the window panes. 2) ...

### Physics- Multiple Choice

I need help on these 3 questions. 1. The probability that an electron will return to a lower energy level by emitting a photon is called: a. spontaneous emission b. line emission c. the Bohr radius d. the ground state I'm thinking that this one is D. 2. The wave-particle ...

### English

I really need you to check these sentences for me. I tried to rephrase the beginning of chapter five of Shelley's Frankenstein. 1) The scene takes place during a dreary night. It is one in the morning and the rain taps dismally (I need a synonym) against the window panes. Dr 2...

### English

I have to do a descriptive paragraph and here are the directions: I can write a descriptive paragraph on either a place I like or an imaginary place.-I picked imaginary 1. First sentence begins with an adjective 2.2nd sentence begins with an adjective 3.3rd sentence begins ...

### physics As

The table below shows how the braking distance x for a car depends on its initial speed u u / ms-1 5.0 10 20 4 x / m 2.0 8.0 32 128 the reaction time of a driver is 0.60s. Calculate the sopping distance of the car when u= 30ms-1. The mark scheme says: Thinking distance= 30 X 0...

### English

How does this poem sound? I told my friends I was no scaredy cat, Not afraid of snakes, nor bears or bats. The said” Oh, well that’s sure to change, When you spend a a night in a house that’s strange.” They dared me to sleep in an abandoned house on Brown, And right ...

### Precalculus

I'm working on a project and I need some help with figuring out the equations to write. Here is all the information about the project: You and your friends decide to produce your own CD. After searching on the Internet, you find a low-cost CD duplication outfit that will let ...

### English

1. He can not solve the math problem. 2. He cannot solve the math problem. 3. He can't solve the math problem. 4. He could not solve the math problem. 5. He couldnot solve the math problem. 6. He couldn't solve the math problem. (Are they all grammatical? What about #5? Is it ...

### Math

Hi! I’m practicing for the SHSAT, and I am doing some math problems. I don’t want to take advantage of this website, so I decided to ask you guys first. Am I allowed to ask lots of math questions? But I will answer them(at least the ones I know) could you help me check it...

### Business

For the past ten years, DWI has wanted to develop the lucrative Iraqi oil reserves for its exploration, drilling, refining, and transport division; DWI's Oil Division has been limited to Siberia and the South China Sea up to this date, and was precluded from entry into ...

### Math

How to write a math story that includes 4 examples... Possible math topics include: introduction to functions investigating quadratics quadratics highs & lows exponential functions fiancial applications of exponential function acute triangle trigonometry I'm taken MCF3M math ...

### (19) Chemistry - Science (Dr. Bob222)

Use the following information to answer this question: Cu+(aq) + e- → Cu(s) E° = 0.521V Cu2+ (aq) + e- → Cu+ (aq) E° = 0.153 V. Given these half cell reactions, an aqueous solution of Cu+ ion in the absence of O2(g) : A. will be thermodynamically stable B. will ...

### Molarity

A 15.7mL sample of HNO3 reacts to neutralize 27.7mL of 0.187M KOH solution. What is the molarity of the HNO3 solution? HNO3 + KOH ==> KNO3 + HOH mols KOH = L x M = 0.0277 x 0.187 = ?? mols HNO3 = mols KOH (1 mol reacts with 1 mol). mols HNO3 = L x M You have mols HNO3 and L...

### math.math.math

how would you simplify (ab)to the 5th power ?

### math math math

what are the formulas for the area and circumfrence of a circle

### math

im ateacher math ( arabian) want to learn amerecan math

### English

I urgently need to find a site where I can get a video lesson with transcript of the Holocaust. By the way, could you check these sentences I'm not sure of? 1)Robinson’s ship was stuck (wrecked) in the sand and the waves were dashing over it. There was nobody there. Robinson...

### English

Thank you for your corrections! I wonder if you could possibly have a look at these other sentences on Defoe's Robinson Crusoe. My doubts concern the words preceding the question marks. Thank you very much for being so cooperative. 1) He attacks them and he manages to capture ...

### com/156

how effectively does the essay persuaded you. Universal Health Care Coverage for the U.S. The United States is the only modernized Western nation that does not offer publically funded health care to all its citizens; the costs of health care for the uninsured in the United ...

### english

Then he says, slow and scornful: "The idea of you lynching anybody! It's amusing. The idea of you thinking you had pluck enough to lynch a man! Because you're brave enough to tar and feather poor friendless cast-out women that come along here, did that make you think you had ...

### Literature/English

Please, I am struggling with these. Can someone help me by answering them? Or at least assisting me to? Thank you in advance to anyone who are able to. Read each of the following passages of descriptions of events from the play. Identify which type of irony is used in each ...

### Grammar

wondering if you can help me with these sentences: 1. African leaders are speaking out against a tradition in which widows have sex with a relative of their dead husbands because it helps to spread HIV. 2. The Ferrari was driven by a sexy woman with stunning headlights. 3. In ...

### English Lit-Check please-thank you

We're reading "The World is Too Much with Us by Wordsworth. We have some questions to interpret-I understand about Wordsworth and his relationship and philosophy concerning nature but I'm just not sure after further research the answer to these two questions. 1. In the context...

### statistics

a math class has 50 students , of these 22 students are math majors and 18 students are male. Of the math majors 16 are female. Find the probability that a randomly selected student is male or a math major . my answer 22/50 and 18/50 = 396/50= 7.29

### English (Writeacher or Ms. Sue)

Please, I am struggling with these. Can someone help me by answering them? Or at least assisting me to? Thank you in advance to anyone who are able to. Read each of the following passages of descriptions of events from the play. Identify which type of irony is used in each ...

### area of squares and rectangles

a brick wall is 42'-4'' long and 18'-7''high.there are 2 openings each 3'-2'' X 7'-2''.what is the net are of the wall to the nearer thousandth sq foot? convert the measurements to decimal.. 42'4'= 42 4/12 = 42.3333 ft as an example. Now compute the areas, subtracting the area...

### ENGLISH

Over time, non-specialists are usually able to assimilate radically new scientific ideas, even though these ideas may seem strange when they are initially introduced. Such was the case with Newtonian physics; when Newton proposed his ideas regarding motion and gravitation in ...

### got a couple of calculus questions

1. What is the equation of the tangent line to y = 2*x(x - 4)^6 at point (5, 10)? 2. If f(x)=8/(x^2+4) , find the slope of the curve at the point (2, 1). 3. The demand function for an item is given by x=200[1-(p/(p+2))] . At what rate is the demand changing when the price p is...

### Chemistry

Cyclohexane is composed of 85.6 % C and 14.4% H. when it is mixed in the proper ratio with oxygen, it can be used as an anesthetic. At 755 mmHg, and 25 degrees Celcius, it has a density of 2.05 g/L. what is the molar mass of cyclohexane and its molecular formula? Will you ...

### Chem

Chloroform, CHCl3, was once used as an anesthetic. In spy movies it is the liquid put in handkerchiefs to render victims unconscious. Its vapor pressure is 197 mmHg at 23 degrees C and 448 mmHg at 45 degrees C. Estimate its a) heat of vaporization b) normal boiling point I ...

### critical think

Choose two topics from the Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center that interest you and locate a set of materials from the database for each topic. If you choose school violence as one of your topics, for example, you might find a magazine article that argues that violence in the...

### Literature/ English--Please, help me!

Please, I am struggling with these. Can someone help me by answering them? Or at least assisting me to? Thank you in advance to anyone who are able to. Read each of the following passages of descriptions of events from the play. Identify which type of irony is used in each ...

### History Essay

This project is a 5-10 page double spaced paper in which you will critically analyze, using historical evidence, three major turning points in world history from 1500. Your paper should be divided into three sections each of which is devoted to the critical analysis of one ...

### micro

Homework or not, you need to post your question and how far you've gotten in your thinking toward the "answer" in order for someone here to be helpful to you. Please be patient and wait for someone with economics expertise to respond to you. Thanks. that's not homework.the ...

### english

oh i forgot to put in my original draft, which i also forgot to say it was a rough draft. my rough draft needs to have multiparagraph, insights, transitions, and that i wrote a narrative. rough draft: choices An incident from my circle map is when I chose to do homework later ...

### english

here are some questions i had to answer for the story "The Other Wife" by Colette (translated by Margaret Crosland) [[it starts with 'for two?' and ends with 'superior women']] please check them all 1. marc seguy insists on sitting in the crowded area of the dining room ...

### Unit 4 - Memory, Thinking, and Intelligence

research Spearman's Model of Intelligence and Gardner's Multiple Intelligences. Based on your findings, compare and contrast the two models. Provide several comparisons and several contrasts. Which of the two models do you feel is more in line with psychology today? Support ...

### AP Chemistry

1) Calculate the volume of air at 30 degrees C and 1.00 atm that is needed to burn completely 10.0 grams of propane. Assume that air is 21.0 percent O2 by volume. 2) Assuming all of the heat evolved in burning 30.0 g of propane is transferred to 8.00 kg of water (specific heat...

### Physics

Sitting on a horizontal track is a mass of 10kg. One end of the track is raised untill the mass just begins to slip. If the coeffieient of static friction is .4 what is the minimum angle at which the mass begins to slip? The component of force down the slope: mgSinTheta THe ...

### Math

Dog Debate UNIT NAME: EQUATIONS AND INEQUALITIES Directions: The traditional method for calculating a dog's age in dog years is to multiply its age in human years by 7. The chart below describes a different method some veterinarians use to estimate a dog's age based on its ...

### math

Resource allocation podunk institute of technology’s math deaprtment offers two cources: finite math and applied calculus.each section of finite math has 60 studnets, and each section of applied calculus has 50. The department is allowed to offer a total of up to 110 ...

### Physics

One end of a rubber band with a length L is attached to a wall. The rubber band is held horizontally and the loose end is pulled away from the wall at a speed v, stretching the band. Simultaneously, an ant begins to crawl away from the wall along the rubber band with a speed u...

### chemistry

Hello, I have data here: tube # Contents Initial color (after 2 drops of universal indicator) Color after adding HCl Color after adding NaOH (after the HCl had been poured) 1 CO32-/HCO3- Dark purple Purple Purple 2 CO32-/HCO3- Dark purple -- -- 3 HCH3CO2/C H3CO2- red Light red...

### mgt

Draft a Luxurion Auto employee performance evaluation which will be used to evaluate Luxurion Auto salespeople. Include what you intend to measure among these three evaluation elements: 1. Individual task outcomes 2. Behaviors 3. Traits For example, when measuring behaviors, ...

### English

Please look at my mini-essay and tell me what needs improvement! It's a response to a passage from a book. Thank you. :) Millions of people all around the world are living in the past or looking to the future. “2012 is the end of the world,” “When I was younger…” “...

### Math

Julia studied math for 3 1/2 hours during the 4 days before her last math test. What was the average amount of time she studied each day?

### math

i really have trouble with math and the algerba really gets me mixed up can u give me some tips for math so i can undrestand plese

### math

julia studied math for 3 1/3 hours during the 4 days before her last math test what was the average amount of time she studied each day

### math

ok i have 10th grade math next year and i don't even know half the stuff for this year and its summer brake and im worrying about math..what do i do

### Punctuation within Sentences—Parentheses

Punctuation within Sentences Parentheses 1.The police officer checked her rear-view mirror when (she heard the screeching tires. Someone had rear-ended her the night before). The police officer checked her rear-view mirror when she heard the screeching tires. (Someone had rear...

### HUMAN CAPITAL, PHYSICAL CAPITAL, which is more IMP

I am going to write a paper about that, my view is human capital is more important, but don't know what should say in my paper for that.... Anyone any ideas? what do you think which one is more important? WHY? are you writing that people are more important to a business than ...

### Math

Based on the data, of 40% Reading and 25% Math, Out of 240 students, how many would choose reading or math as their favorite subject?

### philosophy

choose two or three Eastern philosophies and describe how they compare. Take sides, determine which philosophies are most persuasive, and explain why. http://www.ask.com/web?q=taoism&qsrc=0&o=0&l=dir http://www.ask.com/web?q=shintoism&qsrc=1&o=0&l=dir http://www.ask.com/web?q=...

### English

Could you please tell me if this is appropriate to sent to a college. In today's society where the youth of the world are bombarded by the influences from the media, peers, many beliefs, values and perception, it may be very difficult to differentiate between the good and the ...

### Math

I am a complete idiot when it comes to math. Can someone please help me on the lesson 8:solving equations with fractions Math 6 A unit 6: adding and subtracting fractions Connexus quiz.

### C.E.A Response (Quick english please edit)

Will you please read over this claim. evidence. analysis response and tell me if there are any errors or things that should be changed? thanks! C. E. A. Response Q: Why did the Nazis give off a nice persona when they first engaged with the Jews? The Nazis gave off a nice ...

### English

Hi I am writting an essay on a book called 'Funny Boy' I have to answer this question: Selvadurai raises questions about the nature of identity—national, familial, sexual, postcolonial, ethnic, racial—and how the suppression of one’s burgeoning or forming identity is ...

### Math

Yolanda completed 14/25 of her math problems before her break and 1/5 of her math problems after her break. What fraction of her math problems did she complete?

### Math

Kin has finished eight of the ten math problems. Phil has finished 2/5 of the math problems. How much more of the math has Kim finished?

### N/A-General Question

How would you think of answering the following question(s)? Which do you most want your teen driver to avoid? Speeding Talking on the Phone While Driving Drinking Driving Without a Seatbelt Speeding 19% Talking on the Phone While Driving 17% Drinking 50% Driving Without a ...

### Physics

The second hand and the minute hand on one type of clock are the same length L. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- (a) What is the period Tsecond of the motion of the second hand? (_) The period is 10 seconds. (o) The period is 60 ...

### Math

Could someone please help me with this math problem. I am lost on trying to solve this math problem. Add. Simplify if possible. s+r/sr^2 + 2s+r/s^2r Thanks.

### math

a teacher allows 5/6 of an hour to be spent on homework, she wants to spend 1/3 of that tome on math. how much time will be spent on math?

### Predication

Our resolutions should begin at midnight on January 1. is there any faulty Predication in this senttnce. If so would you letme know I am thinking it is alright. This sentence sounds fine to me. =) http://www.answers.com/topic/postulation-predication I hope this is the ...

### Definition of biological influences

I need help with the definition of biological influences. I can do the rest of the assignment but if someone can help me with the understanding of biological influences it will help me finish the rest of my assignment. Thank you very much. Think on these: Why at puberty do ...

### ART 4 QUESTIONS PLZ HELP ASAP

1.A marble structure has been repaired and is ready for display. Which two specialists might work together to create written information tags for the display? A. Conservator and archaeologist B. archaeologist and curator C. curator and art historian**** D. art historian and ...