Critical Thinking/Math
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econimics
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. ... 
Math
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? 
math
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? 
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 
math 6
Javier solves three math problems in five minutes. He has 20 math skillwork 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 
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... 
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... 
american government
I know I posted this before but I have some specific questions I need help with now. Imagine that you have been chosen to develop a United Student World Assembly (USWA). Among the assembly's goals are promoting cooperation and understanding among students around the world. You... 
science(chem)
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... 
Stats
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? 
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 proofread 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'... 
science
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 ... 
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? 
Math
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 
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... 
Geography
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" ... 
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 4year... 
math
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 online. Thank you. 
math math math
35 is what percent of 200 
English
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 ... 
math
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... 
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'... 
Math
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 
Math
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. 
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 
math
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? 
English
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 ... 
Math
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^(x1)] Answer = 2^(2x+1) B.Simplify: (2^x)*[4^(x1)] Answer = 2^(3x2) 
math
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: 1005=095 
Math
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. 
Math
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? 
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... 
Microeconomics
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. ... 
Math
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 ... 
Math
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? 
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... 
History
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 ... 
Math
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 ... 
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 ... 
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 ... 
Math
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? 
Math
Hi again, I don't know how to solve this problem. cube root of(cube roof of(x1)1) It would be ninth root of 1/(x1) 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 ... 
Math
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? 
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 ... 
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 nonmath problems. One of the camp mentors noticed that whenever all the students were partitioned into 2 or more ... 
SS
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 ... 
statistics
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... 
English
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 ... 
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 
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. ... 
English
1. learning subjects: English, math, science, etc. 2. subjects to learn:English, math, science, etc. 3. studying subject:English, math, science, etc. 4. subjects learning:English, math, science, etc. 5. taking subjects:English, math, science, etc... 
MATH
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' ab or a<x<b this can also be written ... 
Chemistry
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+ ... 
Math
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 ... 
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) ... 
Math
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? 
math
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 ... 
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 23 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 ... 
chemistry
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 ... 
EnglishPoetry
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 ... 
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? 
English
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 ... 
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 ... 
psychology
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 ... 
Ethnics
I truely need help i just don't understand anything and I've read so many times the chapters that I just can't comprehend anything nomore. I have a test on the first friday of november. I'm trying to answer all the questions in the study sheet and these questions i just don't ... 
speech
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 attentiongrabbing. It is going to be around 3 minutes and I don... 
Science
Have I matched the right Scientists with these famous sayings: Scientists: Ptolemy, Kepler, Copernicus, Newton, Galileo, Brahe & Hubble. 1)"I've finally worked out an explanation as to why planets orbit the sun and moons orbit planets. It is gravity that keeps an object in ... 
Modern History
The US legal and political system have been greatly influenced by the the thinkers of the Enlightenment era. What are the impact of at least three Enlightment thinkers on modern times? If you have a specific question about the research you have to do, please ask, otherwise we ... 
English
Ck:Paper completely for all errors and let me know it error at the end of essay. Advices To Overcome Difficult Times We all have been through some difficult time in our lives. Some of the times might noot have been bad as others problem, but we still can help others by ... 
english multiple choice
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 ... 
To Dylan  re English summer essay
I just reread your posts from this morning, and I'm confused about a few things: 1. The directions clearly state that you are to write a fiveparagraph paper. "In a fiveparagraph essay, discuss which author was more successful in creating a good piece of literature. Use ... 
English1A  Critical Thinking and Writing
Hi Miss Sue or anyone else. Can you please proofread my essay on Race and Culture? Race and Culture Society plays a big role on race and culture. Whether a person is black or white, Asian or Hispanic, there will always be that someone who attempts to identify and stereotype ... 
math(help)
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 ... 
critical thinking
identify and classify the different fallacReprinted from "Animals Hold the Key to Saving Human Lives," Los Angeles Times, February 5, 1996, by permission of the author. Dr. Joseph E. Murray, a Nobel laureate, performed the first human kidney transplant in 1954. He is a member ... 
Math
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 ... 
Math
This is quite confusing... I'm helping someone with math. They have a problem, 4^2, and the people we're both talking to can't agree on whether it's 16 or 16. Google returns 16, my calculator returns 16. Google, however, changes it to (4^2). I figured it was 16 since 4... 
Math Please Check!!
Please check my answer to see if I got it right. Thanks. 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 ... 
math
Ben can complete 3 math problems in 20 minutes. If he continues working at the same rate, how long will it take Ben to complete 15 math problems? 
math
Ben can complete 3 math problems in 21 minutes. If he continues working at the same rate, how long will it take Ben to complete 16 math problems? thanks . 
math
Ben can complete 4 math problems in 20 minutes. If he continues working at the same rate, how long will it take Ben to complete 17 math problems? 
Math
Valerie soent 32% study time on math and science. Math @ 3 hrs and Science at 5 hrs. How much time spent on studying subjects? 
chemistry
Write a net ionic equation for the reaction of the aqueous species ammonia and hydrofluoric acid. I don't think mine is coming out right I don't know how NH3 reacts with other species, because I end up getting hydrogen as both an anion and a cation in the same species. NH3(aq... 
math
In an examination 70 student failled in math¡A90failed in science and 20 failed in both. if 80 student passed in math using venndaigram¡A find how mamy student were passed in both subject¡H 
social studies
what are the 3 causes of the holocaust? purificationHitler wanted to purify the world to be like Germans. He wanted pepple to have blond hair and blue eyes. He wanted to create the "perfect race." getting rid of political enemiesThe first people that were killed because of ... 
English
What's your favorite class? 1. It's a math class. 2. It's math class. 3. It's math classes. 4. Math class is my favorite. 5. Math classes are my favorite. 6. A math class is my favorite. (Which answers are correct? Are all correct?) 
Englishhere's my essay
I lay there with music pouring into my ears. My head is tired from a long morning of Christmas shopping because it is the day after Thanksgiving. I switch form Linkin Park to Journey, from Savage Garden to Josh Groban, moving on constantly because I can’t make a decision. ... 
Egnlish
Writing an argument essay. If anyone can read and comment that would be great!. Helicopter Parents: Harmful To Our Youth Picture the following: A young woman twentytwo years of age walks into her apartment, she turns on the light switch and the light in the main lamp does not... 
stat
AluminiCorp is a major producer of aluminum cans that produces 40 billion aluminum cans every year. You work as a quality control officer for AluminiCorp, and are responsible for ensuring that the aluminum cans produced meet certain specifications. Each can is supposed to ... 
Math
If a teacher allows 5/6 of an hour to be spent on homework and she allow 1/3 of that time to be spent on math, how much time will be spent on math? 
English
Below is one of my body paragraphs in my thesis paper and it would be really appreciated if I could get any further suggestions towards making it better. In the essay, “The step not Taken” by Paul D’Angelo fear is the reason the main character was being reluctant to take... 
Research and Statistics
I want to ensure I've done this problem correctly. Thanks! 3. In one elementary school, 200 students are tested on the subject of Math and English. The table below shows the mean and standard deviation for each subject. Mean SD Math 67 9.58 English 78 12.45 One student’s ... 
Critical Thinking
I could not identify vague, ambiguous, or rhetorical devices in this article. Can you tell me if I am missing something? John Kerry is making the outsourcing of jobs by American companies a centerpiece of his campaign, telling audiences that ''because of George Bush's wrong ... 
Math
Miguel’s math book weighs more than 3.45 kilograms.Which could be the weight of his math book in kilograms?