Critical Thinking/Math
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Social Studies Economics (basics)
What increases when productivity increases? a) Gross Domestic Product *** b) interest rates on loans c) national unemployment rates d) interest rates on savings "Deepak's city has grown quite a lot over the past ten years. The city council has been discussing the need for a ... 
English
1. Read the following passage from "The Swimming Contest". "Come over here, Nahida," the old lady said," and kiss the hand of the hakima who cured your grandmother. And this is her son." Nahida came hesitantly into the room and stood in front of my mother. My mother embraced ... 
Economics
Professor Martin is considering leaving the university and opening a consultant business. His services as a consultant he would be paid $75,000 a year. To open the business professor Martin must convert a house from which he collects rent of $10,000/year for office space and ... 
Social Studies
When Nelson Mandela received the Nobel Peace Prize, he gave a speech in which he noted the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr. Here are some words of his speech: "...It will not be presumptuous of us if we also add, among our predecessors, the name of another outstanding ... 
Managemnet? career planning
For our assignemnt, we must come up with 4 jobs we would want to pursue : • Short Term: This will be a job that you would like to do while you are in school as either a summer job or as coop student. • Medium Term or Early Career: This will be a position that you would ... 
English 1 Literature
I understand what the question is asking for but I do not know exactly how to write it. Here is the question. The way a story is told and the voice that tells it are important parts of a story. Choose at least two stories from Collection 3. Analyze the role that the narrator ... 
Scholarship
Please revise my essay by giving tip or suggestions. A scholarship like “The FATE” will help me achieve my educational & career goals. “The FATE” not only will benefit financially but it will also boost my selfconfidence, give me greater power of flexibility in my ... 
Physic please help!
I am not thinking straight anymore and this is due by 9:00pm. My brain feels a little fried at this point. I have been at it all day. Can someone please help me! (a) An object is placed in front of a convex mirror. Draw a convex mirror (radius of curvature = 15 cm) to scale, ... 
CT. 205
Please Help Identify the fallacy and explain Why fallacy fit that category . Would Someone Check My Answers to the following ( 4 ) passages . Assignment is past due ! I am having serious trouble on this assignment . 1 . Letter to the editor : “ Andrea Keene’s selective ... 
Statistics
A Swedish study used 1360 patients who had suffered a stroke. The study randomly assigned 684 patients to receive a placebo treatment and the rest to receive an aspirin treatment. Out of those who received the placebo treatment, 28 died due to heart attack in 3 years, whereas ... 
Language Arts
from "Harriet Tubman: Conductor on the Underground Railroad" by Ann Petry. 1 That first winter in St. Catharines was a terrible one. Canada was a strange frozen land, snow everywhere, ice everywhere, and a bonebiting cold the like of which none of them had ever experienced ... 
Computer Technology
Can you help me with this question that I have on my assignment? You want to create a wireless network in your home so that all of your computers can share the 2 Mb DSL connection to the Internet. You are at the store shopping for wireless Internet cards for your computers. ... 
Pre algebra
Please help I’m struggling with how to find the percent of change each decade and how to predict a future price. I can’t find any examples of this lesson for help Directions: You probably see them in the news all the time—predictions about prices, jobs, stocks, and other... 
math
the width of a math textbook is 0.75 inches. How many math textbooks can be placed standing up on a shelf that is 18inches wide 
Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
What do you think about what I have written as an introduction? Dpes it require improvisation or revision? What do you suggest? What I have been assigned to write: "In Amy's Tan's "Rules of the Game," we read about generational tug of war. Write an essay in which you discuss ... 
math math math!
A cruise ship travelled 84 km in 3.5 h. At this rate, how long will it take to travel 1050 km? 
math
forgot my math book at school, i need the questions saxon math grage 6 lesson 14 
English
Can you please tell me if the following sentences are correct? They all refer to Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice. Thank you. 1) The man who marries Portia will be the one who chooses the correct casket. 2) Shylock is notorious for charging very high interest rates. 3) He ... 
math
What strategies can you use to help students cope with math anxiety? How can you make math class interesting and fun as well as relevant? 
SelfTaught Mathematicians
Those of us who love math certainly know two basic facts about Mr. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz: (1) He and Newton (our calculus guy) did not get along AND (2) Mr. Leibniz was a selftaught mathematician My question is for all tutors here who love math. What is your view of ... 
Calculus
Find the range of y = (3x1)/(2x^2 + x  6) I was going to take the derivative of the numerator and denomenator and then use the quotent rule to find the derivative of the function and find the critical values but I ran into the imaginary number during the proess and am ... 
description for Jiskha.com
A few of you have noted that Google's description of jiskha.com is ineffective on the search results. It currently reads:  Articles, games, humor and puzzles for many school areas including art, computers, English, foreign languages, health, home economics, mathematics, ... 
Chem
A mixture of chromium and zinc weighing .362 g was reacted with an excess of hydrochloric acid. After all the metals in the mixture reacted 225 mL of dry hydrogen gas was collected at 27 C and 750 torr. Determine the mass percent Zn in the metal sample. [Zinc reacts with ... 
Econ MC
When goods are not excludable a. the good will be produced as a private good but not as a public good. b. the good will not be produced since no one values it. c. the freerider problem prevents the private market from supplying them. d. everyone can have all they want and the... 
Health questions
We both asked these questions yesterday but we are both confused. 1.Giardiaqsis is a communicable illness transmitted: A. through direct and indirect contact with infected fecal material. (or) B. by touching the moist lining of the eyes and nose. 2. Lyme disease is caused by: ... 
Math Algebra 1
Im doing extra credit since my math test didn't go so well but im stuck on a question (Wish i had my math book). Please help. Q: 3.8y  4.7 + 3.8y + 17.5 
Math :):):):):):):):):):):):):)
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? 
math
Hi my son has a very hard time with math.I'm his mom and I'm not good at math.so I'm hoping that I can get help here cause I can't afford a tutor.please help him 
Chemistry
1. The delta Hf of an element in its standard state is defined to be a) 0 kJ/mol b) 10 kJ/mol c) 10 kJ/mol d) greater than 0 kJ/mol e) a unique value for each element I am assuming its a? 2. Which of the following statements are true? I) The reaction vessel cools when an ... 
Tips Plz
Can you plz tell me some studying tips for math. How can i study math? is not like the other subject that i can just read through and memorize it. Math is hard to study because i know know how to study math when i have a upcoming test. Plz give me tips on how to study math and... 
instruction(am i right track)
Plan a presentation for parents to explain the purpose of performance assessment, the use of rubrics, and portfolio assessment. Phases of the Evaluation Process Although the evaluation process is not necessarily sequential, it can by seen as a cyclical process including four ... 
math
I have to take up math 100 for college can you give me tips on what to study?Im taking up nursing and i was told i need alot of math.. 
math
I need a little help on my math.Lesson 5: Square Roots and Irrational Numbers Math 7 B Unit 2: Measurement. on CONNECTIONS ACADEMY. PLEASE :( 
English
These are the very last sentences of the day. Thank you very much for your help. 1) I know I'll miss working with you. She is going to change job. 2) She suggested going to the cinema rather than to the theatre. Do you remember seeing that man before? 3) His family expects him... 
Socials
How did 'Assiniboia' come into being? How did the arrival of settlers threaten the fur trader's way of life? What was the 'pemmican proclamation'how did this lead to war? What was the result? Who was George Simpsonwhat did he do for Rupert's Land? The assiniboia came into ... 
English
Thank you for yoiur help. 1. Emily in in math class. 2. Emily is in a math class. 3. Emily is in a math classroom. ================ #1 mean that Emily is learning math from a math teacher. Am I right? #2 and #3 are the same, aren't they? #1 and #2 are not the same in meaning? 
math
Will you help me with my math homework? what level of math? Please repost with the specific problems, so we can help. Thanks for asking. 
Math
A math book is .78 centimeters thick. What is the width of 21 math books on a shelf? 
math
for every 20 math books a school buys, they they get 7 aditional books for free. The school needs 297 math books. What is the total number of math books the school must buy in order to receive 297 math books in all? 
Art
Assignment Type: Individual Project Deliverable Length: 500800 words (not including references) Points Possible: 125 Due Date: 8/16/2009 11:59:59 PM CT Choose three (3) works of art from three artists from the Baroque period through the Postmodern era. Your three (3) works of... 
math 3rd grade
what is an arrary ? look for the answer in the back of your math book...there may be a glossary An array is a table of numbers. can you help me with my math homework on internet 
Literature/English Questions
Read each of the following passages of descriptions of events from the play. Identify which type of irony is used in each passage or description. Then briefly explain the contrast of contradiction that occurs in each passage. 1. TRAVELER: So, what do you reckon? Any good, is ... 
Calculus
actually cos(x)=2 has an infinte amount of solutions so to say it dosen't have ONE is just wrong... but yah I don't buy that the equation, in some post below doesn't have critical points they are defined I found them, but whatever anyways can you help me simplify h t t p... 
Psychology Question
The color of a bright red apple is/an: 1.intense,physical stimulation of light 2.transduction of the intensity of light 3.psychological property of sensual experience and exists only in the brain 4.physical property present in the apple itself I am thinking the correct answer ... 
Math Word Problems
Hi, I am having some trouble with some problems, can you please help. thanxs!!! 1. A car rental agency charges $250 per week plus $0.25 per mile to rent a car. How many miles can you travel in one week for $300? Would the equation look like: 300= 250x + .25 ? 6. A train ... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
algebra!
If the measure of angle A is doubled and then decreased by 10 while the complement of angle A is decreased by onethird 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... 
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. QuestionPlease Help!
To capitalize on children's different learning styles, teachers should: 1.teach lessons using a multisensory 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 <... 
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 ... 
Probability
At a certain university, 30% of the students major in math. Of the students majoring in math, 60% are males. Of all the students at the university, 70% are males. a) What is the probability that a student selected at random in the university is male and majors in math? b) What... 
math
I Need Help On My Math Evaluates: Okay So I Have This Quiz Im Taking And Its Telling Me " Evaluate 31/3 to the power of 4" I Am A Little Rusty On My Math So Can Someone Please Help! :) Thanks.. Adrienne Deleon 
math
on Tuesday, elena completed 20 of her math homework in 36 minutes. At that same rate, how long will it take her to complete 35 items for wendy's math home work 
Math
True or false 1. (A^3)^2= A^9 2. (4^3 x 5^2)= 20^12 3. (B^9)^2 = (b^2)^9 4. 11^2= 121 5. (C^2)^3= C^8 6. (3^2 x 9)^3 = 3^12 7. (2 + 3)^3= 5^3 8. (4+5)^3= 4^3 + 5^3 Simplify each 1. A^4 x a^7 2. B^3 x b^4 x b^5 3. c^4 x c^4 x c^8 4. (3d^3) (2d^6) (4d^9) 5. (5e^5) (4e^4) 6. (... 
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... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
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:enus:IE... 
Math
here is the question: Freida must take a 4hour 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? 
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... 
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 ? 
math math math .
The coefficient of the first term in the polynomial 2x^2y+3xy1 is _?_ 
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... 
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!!!!!! 
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 ... 
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 longdistance 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 MyersBriggs 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... 
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) ... 
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 ... 
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? 
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 waveparticle ... 
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 / ms1 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= 30ms1. The mark scheme says: Thinking distance= 30 X 0... 
Math & English
When do we use a capital for the word math? When do we use Math vs math? Example: Own works well in math class or Own works well in Math class? Owen contributes positively in Math through regular participation? VS. Owen contributes positively in math through regular ... 
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 ... 
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. 
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. 
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 lowcost CD duplication outfit that will let ... 
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 ... 
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... 
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 ... 
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 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... 
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 ... 
(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 ... 
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 castout 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 LitCheck pleasethank you
We're reading "The World is Too Much with Us by Wordsworth. We have some questions to interpretI 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...