Critical Thinking/Math

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Essay...What comparisons (similarities) are there between The Necklace by Guy de Maupassant and The Brother Grimm's verison of Cinderella? They are both above, good short reads. I will be happy to ...

Ap Biology

We performed a lab that studied osmosis in potato cells. We put cylinders of potato into varying molar Sucrose solutions and after recording different types of data were able to find the osmotic and water potential of the sucrose solution and potato cells. One of the questions...


need to make a venn diagram using 3 circles. A survey on subject being taken by 250 students at a certain college revealed the following info: 1. 90 were taking math 2. 145 were taking history 3. 88 were taking english 4. 25 were taking math and history 5. 38 were taking ...


Using mime, as in the example, let's play the "Guessing the TV Program" game. Look at the model dialogue. You can answer either 'Yes, I do' or 'No, I don't' to the tag question 'You like music programs, don't you?' Now, let's do the group activity. First, I will write some ...

Physics waves

Two sinusoidal waves travel in the same direction and have the same frequency. Thier amplitudes are Y1 and Y2. The smallest possible amplitude of the resultant wave is: a) Y1+Y2 and occurs if they are 180 degrees out of phase b) [Y1-Y2] and occurs if they are 180 degrees out ...

can you please check my answers

1) A strategy for health promotion among infants toddlers and young children focuses on educational programs physical fitness activities and a. family planning b.tobacco,alcohol, and drug use. c.Nutrition. d.mental health & menta disorders. 2)The main goal of effective health ...


Please check my answer to see if I got it right. Braden has 1 hour of math homework to do. He spends 2/5 of this time complaining about how much he hates math, 1/3 of the total time looking for his calculator. How much time does Braden actually work on his math homework? My ...


I still have some doubts about a summary I made of Macbeth's plot. I hope you can have a look at it, too. I included various alternatives. Please, tell me if they are all possible. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an invasion...

Physics repost please check

Posted by Mary on Monday, November 5, 2007 at 8:19pm. A charged particle, passing through a certain region of space, has a velocity whose magnitude and direction remain constant. (a) If it is known that the external magnetic field is zero everywhere in this region, can you ...

Computer Science

After reviewing an algorithm that allowed a user to enter 3 different numerical values, if statements were used to find the smallest value. Smallest of five: The assignment is to determine which method (either nested conditions, sequential compound conditions, nested and ...


Ms.Sue is the answer to estimating the product of 8.99 by 11 ,99.00 Just so you now I am learnig,I have an A 100 percent on two math quizes and 1 math test. In one whole week!!!!! By the way I'm 13 years old. Thanks to you I have a break from washing dishes. My dad say's my ...


I need to recite this poem in front of the class and i have to add at least three more lines to it. does anyone have any suggestions? Math is the thick red book, Sitting there, waiting for you to open it, Just waiting for your sigh. Math is working two times harder, Then any ...

6th grade math

Chris has made the following grades on five math test. 90,74,86,75,94 What score must Chris earn on the next math test to have a test average of exactly 85?


(Supply and Demand) How do you think each of the following affected the world price of oil? (Use basic supply and demand analysis.) a. Tax credits were offered for expenditures on home insulation. b. The Alaskan oil pipeline was completed. c. The ceiling on the price of oil ...


Lincoln High School has 98 teachers. Of the 42 female teachers 8 teach math. One-seventh of all teachers teach math. What is the probability that a teacher is a women or teaches math?


Carrie is a fifth grader at Gorrie Elementary school—a school near an affluent neighborhood in a suburb of a major city. Carrie, who lives with her divorced mother—a high school dropout with a steady job as a minimum wage housekeeper—seems to have limited background ...


Suppose that two people, Mary and John each live alone in an isolated region. They each have the same resources available, and they grow corn and raise pigs. If Mary devotes all her resources to growing corn, she can raise 200 pounds of corn per year. If she devotes all her ...


Suppose that two people, Michelle and James each live alone in an isolated region. They each have the same resources available, and they grow potatoes and raise chickens. If Michelle devotes all her resources to growing potatoes, she can raise 200 pounds of potatoes per year. ...


Suppose that two people, Michelle and James each live alone in an isolated region. They each have the same resources available, and they grow potatoes and raise chickens. If Michelle devotes all her resources to growing potatoes, she can raise 200 pounds of potatoes per year. ...


A car goes from a dead stop to 25m/s in 5s going east. It keeps going then slows down after it reaches 60m/s. It is being drived on level ground. For the first 5s the magnitude of the velocity vector increases at a constant rate. What is the Instantaneous velocity of the car ...

Antigone Essay due tmr!

Antigone is the true tragic hero because she acts without anticipating the consequences of her rebellion, realizes she has made an irreversible mistake only after it is too late to fix it, and is responsible for an unhappy ending for all of the characters. This is my thesis. I...


This isn't a question for math homework but i have a really low grade in math and i want to raise it up. What can i do to get my grade up because i am getting progress reports on Monday and i want to get a really good grade.PLEASE HELP!!!!

1st grade Math Fair

My school is planning a Math Fair. Each grade will compete with same grade team members. The rules are: TO make it fun and use Al. math strands . The problem is I don't know where or how to begin this project. Can anyone help?


A high school guidance counselor conducts a survey to find the student's first choice for a college major and found that 65% of students choose math. If three students are chosen at a random, what is the probability that at least one of them would choose math?


I am having a hard time on the ACT with the math have bought several books trying to learn the math and need some help please take the ACT sat. and again on the 23rd have to get good score to start classes in august

ECE 203

I have a power point presentation and need some help. Focus of the Final Project The summative assignment is to develop a PowerPoint presentation designed for a parent meeting. The goal is to inform parents of how your program aligns curriculum plans with early learning ...

math 6

Javier solves three math problems in five minutes. He has 20 math skill-work questions for homework, and he wants to complete them before talking with friends. How many minutes will javier take to complete 20 math skill work questions


If you have these three origins: (0,0) (0,952) (863,0) How do you find the last point where the two lines intersect? Would really appreciate the help. Thanks. Parker, I'm not quite sure what the question asks. Three origins? Is this standard analytic geometry we're doing? I ...

math mental math help

i need to use mental math and the distributive property to simplify: can you pls check if this correct? a) 19(-6) i got: -114 or do i do like this: 10*(-6)=-60 9*(-6) =-54 -60 + -54= -114 b) 102* $21 i got: $2142 or do i do mental math like this: 100*21 = 2100 2 * 21 = 42 2100...


There's good news and bad news about grizzly bears in the American West. The good news? Their numbers have been increasing in recent years. In 1975, grizzlies made the threatened-species list under the federal Endangered Species Act. The bad news? Some politicians want to ...


1. Read the following passage from "The Cabuliwallah." I took them and was going to pay him, but he caught my hand and said: "you are very kind, sir! Keep me in your recollection; do not offer me money! You have a little girl; I too have one like her in my own home. I thought ...


About 10% of the population of a large country is math phobic. If two people are randomly selected what is the probability both are math phobic? And hat is the probability that at least one is math phobic? Any way to do this on stat crunch?


The 45-45-90 triangular prism shown in the figure has an index of refraction of 1.44, and is surrounded by air. A ray of light is incident on the left face at an angle of 46.0°. The point of incidence is high enough that the refracted ray hits the opposite sloping side. ...

Absolute and relative change

In one region the number of students in Math 101 is 20% more than the number of students in Math 123. If there are 480 students in Math 101, how many students are in Math 123?

Project Budget

For a Company Wide Compliance System Project Budget The project for the company offsite 2-day training session has been given a preliminary go-ahead. However a budget needs to be submitted for approval. Write a 2- to 3-page memo explaining the financial implications of your ...


16.Eliot spent 24 minutes solving 8 math problems.At that rate, how many math problems can he solve in 54 minutes? a.12 B.16 C.18 D.24 A? Can you explain why it isnt a


I need someone to review my five answers. Inform me if I am correct with my choices as well as correct me if I answered any of them wrong. Thank you! 1) If one wishes to become a professional counselor and has completed the educational requirements and achieved certification ...


Suppose that two people, Michelle and James each live alone in an isolated region. They each have the same resources available, and they grow potatoes and raise chickens. If Michelle devotes all her resources to growing potatoes, she can raise 200 pounds of potatoes per year. ...


Hello. I'd like to find free videos for math on the Internet? By using Youtube can I search math videos for elementary school students? Would you let me know a good way to use free videos about various subjects on-line. Thank you.

English Essay

hello everyone...all my time spent on net surfing for if i can find some help with my HM essay....on Man to Man/Women to Women. please if someone can help out with this..i really appreciated. i m not really good on writing essay but i m looking for some help on this some ideas...

math math math

35 is what percent of 200


1. He helped Mother wash the dishes. 2. He helped Mother with the dishes. 3. He helped his brother study math. 4. He helped his brother with math. 5. He helped study math. 6. He helped with math. 7. He helped his brother study math. 8. He helped me study math. 9. He helped ...


Commercial hydrazine is sold as a 64% solution. Using that as your starting material, how would you prepare a 5% solution of hydrazine? well if it is sold as 64% solution would that mean that it has 64g of hydrazine per 100ml of solvent(water)? and what they want in the end is...

History of Immigration, proof read my essay?

Hi, I've just finished looking over my rough draft of my essay on the History of Immigration, and was wondering if someone could proof-read it for me. Although I've had a teacher do it and everything, I thought I'd get someone elses help. So I've reached out to you guys. Here'...


Help! I am gettting a C in math and I am so cofussed! How do I study better but have fun while I do it? I love math, I take it as a game, I take the #'s and use their equations. I know you might not like problem solving q?, but try to get a tutor & I know u can do it. GOOD ...

math fractions

•math - Ms. Sue, Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 12:39pm 12 •math - bob, Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 12:56pm Ms. Sue can you tell me how you got that answer please. •math - Ms. Sue, Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 1:09pm Multiples of 6: 6, 12, 18, 24 Multiples of 4: 4, 8, 12...


Discuss the importance of each step in the scientific method. Why do you think scientists utilize this type of experimentation and reasoning? I will be happy to critique your thinking. Try this site: (Broken Link Removed) Steps of the scientific method 1. Name the problem or ...

Grade 12 English

Could you please review for me. Thank you The past has a hold on me in many ways. Thinking back on my childhood, I have made numerous mistakes. Looking back at what I have done incorrectly, I could learn from those mistakes and make better choices. When I think about the past...


Camilles math teacher described a quadrilateral with 2 pairs of parallelvsides and 4 lineage of symmetry. Which of these quadrilaterals must have the characteristics that Camilles math teacher described? A. Trapeziod B. Square C. Rhombus D.parallelogram


Mario has a ribbon that is 5/8 yard long if she cuts her ribbon into 6 equal pieces what will be the length of each new pieces? I really need some help this test i'm doing has 50 math questions. And i'm really bad at math.


Ten students took a math exam. As the teacher evaluated the math exams, she noticed that 8 of the ten students scored above the median. Is this possible? Why I am leaning towards yes it is possible. Kinda confused


During one school year, Billy Bob earned $25 for each Math test he passed and was ined $50 for each Math test he failed. By the end of the school year, Billy Bob passes 7 times as many Math tests as he failed and he had a total of $375. How many tests did he pass?


What kinds of problems might exist in the Western Cordillera region for farming and transportation? Please help. thanks. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Each time you post try to give the complete frame of reference. When you just say "Western Cordillera" ...


At school, he learns 10 subjects such as math, science, social studies, computers, ethics, etc. He is in math class now. He has a cell phone. He is sitting at the back. One of his friends calls him and asked "Which class are you in?" What is the answer to the question. 1. I'm ...


I'm studying to take a math placement exam and it has been a long time since I've taken a math class. Can someone please give me a step to step solution of these: A.Simplify: 8x/[2^(x-1)] Answer = 2^(2x+1) B.Simplify: (2^x)*[4^(x-1)] Answer = 2^(3x-2)


Please help me with this problem: Jhon missed 5 points out of 100 points on his math test. What decimal number represents the part of his math test he answered correctly? my answer is 0.95. my work: 100-5=095

Elem. Ed.

I asked this question yeasterday, and was told that I was correct in thinking the most appropriate word to fill in the blank,was the word "expressive." Would someone please make sure that the word "expressive" would be the most appropriate word to use? Molly is an older 4-year...


There are 356 rows of tress growing in the field. There are 299 trees in each row. How many trees are growing in the field? Please help am stuck on this last math problem not good at the type of math problems.


If I spend t hours every night on my homework and 1/4 of the time studying math, what equation can I write to represent the number of hours I will spend doing my math homework during the next 5 days?


You are a letter and now your in a math problem explain to the numbers what your purpose is, how you are a friend, and how you solve algebra problems. Create a math problem and solve it. Use the letter and the number as the characters. Please tell me that this is not a ...


I lost my paper for the Math Riddle Pizazz page 167 about solving systems of equations and I no longer have the problems. (It is the "did you hear about the farmer who gave birdseed to his cows..." page) What are the math problems for it?

math final studying

beth scored 75 on her first math test. she scored 20 % higher on her next math test. what did she score on the second test?


I don't remember sampling methods... i do know that there are three and one of them is litteraly called 'random'. if i can please be reminded of the methods i can finish the last 3 problems of my math.... i don't like math especially if you have a field reading test for the ...

math, algebra

what are some challenges about working with rational expressions? Math is a language. Getting it precisely right is a lot easier than describing it in a vague statement in English such as you ask. Is there a chance you can change teachers? If so, I recommend it. THe focus of ...


Sorry if this is a lot of questions but What do you hear when you hear the word math? What do you believe when you hear the word math? What do you think when you hear the word math?


Hi again, I don't know how to solve this problem. cube root of(cube roof of(x-1)-1) It would be ninth root of 1/(x-1) Thank you. Do you think you can explain to me how did you solve it? what are your feelings about math, rate your math anxiety, and describe what coping ...


I have trouble with math, I'm very good at science and when I grow up I want to be a zoologist, the problem is that. MATH I try to pay attention at school but the teacher is very boring and I'm one of those people that can't pay attention when bored. Any tips?

Math (Combinatorics)

40 students attended the brilliant summer camp at Stanford University. "k" of the students at the camp are working on math problems and the others are working on non-math problems. One of the camp mentors noticed that whenever all the students were partitioned into 2 or more ...


The box plot below summarize the distributions of SAT verbal and math scores among students at an upstate New York high school. 300 400 500 600 700 800 data Whic of the following statements is false? 1. The range of the math scores equals the range of the verbal scores. 2. The...

math sets

out of 320 students at a university,190 taking math,235 taking chemistry and 120 taking physics.125 are taking both chemistry and math,95 taking both chemistry AND PHYSIC,55 TAKING BOTH MATH AND PHYSICS.HOW MANY ARE TAKING ALL THE THREE SUBJECTS

CRT 205

Can someone review this and let me know if it is acceptable?? This class was so hard and it has been all i can do to pass it! Here is the article i chose Addiction Is a Choice, Not a Disease Addiction , 2009 Content Level = Intermediate Dale Netherton, "It's Not Addiction, It'...


I get really confused with math . I am great with all of the other subjects . In fact I get all B's except for Math , I get 1's !!! I really need help with it . I ask for help but whenever people help me and put it in the most simplest way possible .. I still don't get it . I ...

math/What is a interval in math terms?

doe sanyone know what a interval is in math terms? i need the real definition and it is hard and i can not find it anywhere? can anyone help me? thanks,you rule Kayla an interval is "a mathmatical expression of 'betweeness' a---------b or a<x<b this can also be written ...


I need help with my math homework.I searched for homework help forums and I found the Jiskha Website on the Google Website so this is my first time.I am new. Math Homework: What is the value of number 3 in 2,539? What is the value of number 9 in 4,879 What is the of number 6 ...


John has scores of 88,73,90,85,93 on five math quizzes. What scores must john earn on the next math quiz to have a mean quiz score of exactly 88?


Decide which variables described is likely to have a normal or near normal distribution a. the number of courses remaining until graduation for the students in a small liveral arts college b. the SAT math scores for students in an advanced placement math class i think the ...

I have posted this so many times..can someone help

I need someone to right an introduction to an essay in which you saying that the meaning of the quote bellow is true: "and tuhs the whirigig of time brings back his revenges." I may not be the one to write this but I don't want to see your question go unanswered. This web site...


Suppose that two people, Michelle and James each live alone in an isolated region. They each have the same resources available, and they grow potatoes and raise chickens. If Michelle devotes all her resources to growing potatoes, she can raise 200 pounds of potatoes per year. ...

Quick english check

Please correct me if I'm wrong on any of these questions. I'm on the story of "Sally" in house on mango street! 1. In the following sentence, what is the best definition for the word suede mean? ​My mother says to wear black so young is dangerous, but I want to buy shoes...


For a history project, I need to make a memorial for James Chaney, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman. It needs to be extremely creative, yet I can't think of anything. A little background info: James Chaney, Michael Schwerner, Andrew Goodman were civil rights workers who were ...

algebra 2

Lincoln High School has 98 teachers. Of the 42 female teachers, 8 teach math. One seventh of all of the teachers teach math. What is the probability that a teacher is a man or does not teach math?


i m always having a problem in math. i can't do fraction easilly. im going to have an final exams , starting on 2 april . i hope if any one can help me. You need to tell us, in detail, what you don't understand about fractions. o!isnt the test the...SAT?? yes,,im good at math ...

AE is this correct?

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 ...

language arts

I'm writing a response to literature for the story Nadia the Willful and I was wondering how this sounded. And I need a quote from the story for paragraph 3 what would be a good quote. Coping with death isn’t easy in fact death of a loved one is one of my number one fears. ...

Social Studies

Who organized trade in medieval cities and towns? (2 points) guilds• clergy knights journeymen 2. What is a fief? (2 points) a ruler of the Franks a ruler in Charlemagne's empire land given in exchange for loyalty• a Viking warrior 3. Christians and Muslims wanted to ...


How is this so far? and what else should i add, i need two pages and i have only one done, due today. help? I Josephine A. Walker was a slave for Harry Richardson. Every morning I had to serve him, I had to be up by 4am and was unable to go to bed till 12am midnight. I had to ...


Ck:And list errors that need to be correct We all have been through some difficult times in our lives. Some of the times might not have been as bad as others, but we still can help others by giving our advices about what they should and shouldn't do. I have had some really ...

need help so bad!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I'm writing a response to literature for the story Nadia the Willful and I was wondering how this sounded. And I need a quote from the story for paragraph 3 what would be a good quote. Coping with death isn’t easy in fact death of a loved one is one of my number one fears. ...


In a lab, we added NH3(aq) to CuSO4(aq), and the solution turned dark blue with a precipitate. The problem is that the products ( Cu(NH3)4 and SO4) should be soluble, no? The question is then, what is the percipitate? The ppt is Cu(OH)2. The dark blue solution is Cu(NH3)42+ ...

physics - last question

Sam is sitting in her fishing boat watching a trout swim below the surface. She guesses the apparent depth of the trout at 2.0m. She estimates that her eyes are about 1.0 m above the water's surface, and that the angle at which she's observing the trout is 45 degrees. b) ...

English 101

Read Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by Roger Ebert and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice by Elvis Mitchell Q: One criterion for an effective evaluation is that the writer explains the criteria on which he or she bases the evaluation. In what ways does Ebert do this? In what...

English (Hamlet)

I need help identifying 2-3 symbols in Hamlet's final soliloquy, and what they could represent. "How all occasions do inform against me, And spur my dull revenge! What is a man, If his chief good and market of his time Be but to sleep and feed? a beast, no more. Sure, he that ...


Which solvent will dissolve more in given solute: 1. Ethylene glycol (HOCH2CH2OH) in hexane(C6H14) or H2O 2. Diethyl ether (CH2CH2OCH2CH3) in H2O or CH3OH? 3. NaCl in CH3OH or CH3CH2CH2CH2OH I know that like dissolves like. Therefore the molecules with the similar ...


This is the same poem I've been working on a couple of weeks ago. I have finished the ending, and would like some of your help. It will say somewhere in my poem(Any suggestions) I will appreciate all the help you could give me. Thank you very much:-) The magic box I will put ...

critical thinking

1 Identify the principal issue presented by the source. 2 Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 3 Identify any areas that are vague or ambiguous. If none exist, explain how you determined this. 4 Do you find the ...


I am writing a research paper on Aldous Huxley's Brave New World on the topic "totalitarian perspectives on societal order, control, and social stability" and how (my thesis- my teacher's assignment)the author's depiction is not particularly accurate, despite the grisly ...


I chose the answer that I believe to be correct. I need help from an expert to indicate if the answers that I chose are right or wrong answers and indicate the correct letter or answer needed. Question 1 1. Dr. Jones encountered a problem with a new client in therapy. Using ...


please help me and answers these i feel clueless!with this math 2.If Nell works 3/4 of an hour on Monday and 6/10 of an hour on Tuesday, how much time will she work altogether? A.9/14 hour B.9/20 hour C.1 7/20 hour D.1 7/10 --------------------------- 3.eric eats 1/6 of an ...


Math Question = an aquarium holds 6 and 1/4 gallons of water. the water level dropped to 4/5 of this amount .how much water should be added to fill the aquarium Above is my son's math question and we can't figure out how to solve it. The possible answers are: 74 and 1/2 / 10 ...


I am running for team captain on the tennis team and I have to make a speech on Monday so I was wondering if anybody had any ideas on how I persuade people to vote for me and how to make the speech convincing and attention-grabbing. It is going to be around 3 minutes and I don...


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