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1. critical thinking

Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is c.
2. critical thinking

Which of the following is not a primary sentence pattern for asking questions in English? A. Helping verb, subject, main verb B. Subject, action verb, direct object, helping verb C. Adverb, verb, subject D. Adjective/pronoun, subject, interrogative verb my answer is d.
3. Calculus

Differentiate to find critical numbers and leave function in fully factored form. g(x) = (x^2+1)^5(x^2+2)^6 g'(x) = (x^2+1)^5[6(x^2+2)^5(2x)] + (x^2+2)^6[5(x^2+1)^4(2x)] g'(x) = 2x(x^2+1)^4(x^2+2)^5[6(x^2+2)(2x) + 5(x^2+1)(2x)] g'(x) = 2x(x^2+1)^4(x^2+2)^5(11x^2+11) g'(x) = ...
4. CRITICAL THINKING

should writing avoid biases about race and gender? Ways to avoid biases on race and gender?
5. crt 205

The Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center database at the University Library provides a wealth of arguments to which you can apply your critical thinking skills. Find this database by logging into to the Library and selecting the Article Databases—Specialized link. From the ...
6. physics

At a critical junction in a supercomputer, the current as a function of time is given as i(t) = 3t^2-2t, where i is measured in milliamps and t is measured in seconds. How much charge passes through this critical junction during the interval 0 < t < 5.00 s?

Hi I need major help with these question, if you can help me thank you: 1. Critical reading gives us a rational basis for comprehending messages in the contemporary world. True/false I believe it's true Please correct me, thank you.

If a transparent material has a refractive of 2.0; a) calculate the critical angle b) if the refractive index were less than 2,0, would the critical angle be greater or less than before? Im super confused at this :(
9. statistics

I am not understanding this last portion of my statistics class. I am completely confused about critical values. Please help me. Thank you!! What critical value for z would be used to test the hypotheses: H_0:μ≥15 and H_a:μ<15, for a = 0.01 ?
10. English Literature-Critical Thinking

Animals should serve as models for us. They are gentle, cooperative, and family-oriented creatures who fight mainly over territory and mates and rarely kill one another. Humans being engage in group warfare and slaughter one another by millions. In fact, we stop behaving like ...

Hi! This question says Joe is thinking of o function machine.He says that the output is 12 if the input is 4.what are 2 rules that he could be thinking of for his function machine?( I would really be grateful if you helped me) ;)thanks
12. Calculus

Find the absolute maximum and absolute minimum values of f on the given interval. f(x) = 17 + 4x − x^2, [0, 5] I got -13 and 17, but the answers were wrong. Take the derivative for the critical values, right? To get 2 as a critical value. What from there?
13. childcare

The main goal of effective health education programs for young children is to A. provide children with the knowledge necessary to eat and exercise properly. B. promote critical-thinking skills, behaviors, and attitudes. C. teach children that authority figures are their best ...
14. Healthcare

I need help understanding this assignment, I am not asking for someone to do this for me. I believe the Checkpoint relates more to critical thinking Any help will be appreciated, I just need help getting started List at least two pros and two cons for each of the given patient...
15. Critical Thinking

All flies are winged creatures. All butterflies are winged creatures Therefore, all butterflies are flies I believe this is an invalid syllogism, not 100% sure. Can you explain why it would be valid or invalid please
16. CJS/210

I need help finding reliable information on the following questions? What trends are currently affecting policing? What are some foreseeable critical issues that may affect policing in the future? What changes may need to be made to effectively address these critical issues?
17. CJS/210

I need help finding reliable information on the following questions? What trends are currently affecting policing? What are some foreseeable critical issues that may affect policing in the future? What changes may need to be made to effectively address these critical issues?
18. Critical Thinking Quiz phi 103

The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses
19. Math

A wooden artifact from an ancient tomb contains 70% of the carbon-14 that is present in living trees. How long ago was the artifact made? (The half-life of carbon-14 is 5730 years. Round your answer to the nearest whole number.) And.... An infectious strain of bacteria ...
20. Calculus

Use the given derivative to find all critical points of 'f' and at each critical point determine whether a relative maximum, relative minimum, or neither occurs. Assume that 'f' is continuous everywhere. f' (x) = (1-2x)/ ∛(x+3) ∛(x+3)in words is the cubeth root of...

Calculate the critical angle between flint glass and air assuming that index of refraction of the glass is 1.61.
22. IT

I NEED HELP WITH GIVING EXAMPLES OF MASTERING THINKING SKILLS. http://www.google.com/search?q=thinking+skills&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA First you must define what you mean by "thinking skills" and then you must decide on ...
23. work

Read the scenario. Use the reference material to assist you in determining what tasks to select for your squad to support the critical tasks identified for the platoon. 1. You are a member of Special Troop Battalion, 3d BCT, 10th Mountain Division. Your battalion will deploy ...
24. work

Read the scenario. Use the reference material to assist you in determining what tasks to select for your squad to support the critical tasks identified for the platoon. 1. You are a member of Special Troop Battalion, 3d BCT, 10th Mountain Division. Your battalion will deploy ...
25. Calculus

The function f(x) = (9 x+2)e^{-6 x} has one critical number. Please help me find the critical number!
26. Calculus

Explain the global optimization process for a continuous function over a closed interval. Be sure to identify all steps involved and clearly explain how the derivative is utilized in this process. Would this be a good explanation? The process of global optimization refers to ...
27. Economics HELP!!!

I need some help because its due tomorrow. And these are the questions: 3. According to economists, almost everything we do, has costs and benefits. Identify the costs and benefits of each of the following: going to the dentist for a checkup, doing your homework, and getting ...
28. ECONOMICS HELP!!!

I need some help because its due tomorrow. And these are the questions: 3. According to economists, almost everything we do, has costs and benefits. Identify the costs and benefits of each of the following: going to the dentist for a checkup, doing your homework, and getting ...
29. Math

DJ was thinking of a number. He said it had 2 digits, it ended in 5, and the number in the tens place was a 4. What number was he thinking of?
30. critical thinking

<12{7[1(01)]}> Detective: The robbery at the mall was carried out by a mall employee acting alone roughly one hour after the mall closed last Saturday night. The only employees present at the mall at the time of the robbery were security guards Evans and Clark. Since the...
31. Critical Thinking

<11{7[1(01)]}> Detective: The robbery at the mall was carried out by a mall employee acting alone roughly one hour after the mall closed last Saturday night. The only employees present at the mall at the time of the robbery were security guards Evans and Clark. Since the...
32. Critical thinking

I think this would be Relativist fallacy, am I right????? Letter to the editor: “Once again the Park Commission is considering closing North Park Drive for the sake of a few joggers and bicyclists. These so-called fitness enthusiasts would evidently have us give up to them ...
33. critical thinking

A new campaign finance reform bill being considered by Congress would limit the amount of campaign contributions that political candidates can receive. However, a survey of candidates running for mayor, governor, and senate seats shows that not one of them favors the bill. ...
34. critical thinking (english)

How can readers distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? The reader can distinguish between nonprejudicial and prejudicial rhetorical devices by: 1. Analyzing the propaganda techniques used in the passage. 2. Studying other sources. 3. ...
35. crital thinking

How will thinking critically influence the ways that you read, write, and process information?
36. Chemistry

All acid-base indicators change color in the same pH range. All? What is your thinking on this? Surely you do now want us to do your thinking for you
37. science

ogranelle that modifies,packages and transport material out of the cell describes an organism that can exist onlly as a group of cells one of the structures a cell uses t o live ,grow and reproduce Why have you posted all these questions under different names? Why have you not...
38. bob -sci.

keeping osmosis in mind, would it be better to soak wilted flowers in distilled water or normal tap water? I was thinking tap but I`m not sure why I`m thinking that. Maybe because tap water has a higher solute concentration that than distilled. i`m not sure. could you explain ...
39. critical thinking

How can reader's distinguish between prejudicial and non-prejudicial use of rhetorical devices? How can a person distinguish between the prejudical and nonprejudical use of rhetorical devices? A prejudicial use of rhetoric will often have little backing, or use faulty evidence...

Please I just need help on the set up teacher wants a guess and check table. Thomas is thinking of a number. If he doubles his number and subtraction 27, the results is 407. Of what number is Thomas thinking?

the problem asks to complete an ANOVA table and report the relevant SS, df, MS, and F values, and find the critical value for the F-values. I found my F values: they were 3 and 16. I do not understand how to find the critical value.
42. physics

A jewel thief decides to hide a stolen diamond by placing it at the bottom of a crystal-clear fountain. He places a circular piece of wood on the surface of the water and anchors it directly above the diamond at the bottom of the fountain, as shown below. If the fountain is x...
43. algebra

I am thinking of a three digit number. It is am odd multiple of three, and the product of its digits is 24. It is larger than 275. What are all the numbers I could be thinking of? need help thank you
44. critical thinking

Which of the following is most accurate? A) An appeal to precedent is a type of inductive generalization. B) An appeal to precedent is a type of analogy. C) An appeal to precedent is a type of disjunctive syllogism. D) An appeal to precedent is a type of causal argument.
45. RE English 10 HELP

I posted these questions earlier for help and Writeacher wanted me to post what I chose as answers so someone could check/help me. * is the answer I chose. 2.)Your answer is incorrect. You are a careless person. Faulty Cause and Effect *Stereotype Red Herring Either/Or ...
46. critical thinking

Which of the following is a false statement about a basic dictionary? A. A basic dictionary is organized in alphabetical order. B. Various types of words are included a basic dictionary. C. The pronunciation of words is provided in a basic dictionary. D. In a basic dictionary...
47. Spanish (need help quickly)

I'm having trouble with indirect object pronouns in Spanish. Which indirect object pronoun would go in the blank? ¿Quién _____ ayuda a ti con los estudios? (This one I am thinking te) No_____ decimos mucho a nuestros padres. (For this one I was thinking nos) Por favor, Sr. ...
48. work

1. You are a member of Special Troop Battalion, 3d BCT, 10th Mountain Division. Your battalion will deploy to Iraq within six months. The battalion commander approved your unit’s METL. The METL identifies critical tasks for each platoon and now it is time for squad leaders ...
49. early childhood education

the main goal of effective health education programs for young children is to a)provide children with the knowledge necessary to eat and exercise properly b)promote critical thinking skills behaviors and attitudes c)teach children that authority figures are their best guides ...
50. Creative Expression Skills

Creative thinking can be facilitated by which: 1.asking open-ended questions, 2.valuing scientific language and thinking, 3.supporting concrete awareness,or 4.encouraging sequential analysis. I think creative thinking can be fostered by asking open-ended questions. You got it!
51. critical thinking

Show, using your own examples, how affirming the consequent and denying the antecedent are deductively invalid argument forms. What makes these examples of forms of fallacious reasoning? I answered half of the question already but i'm stuck on these two key points related to ...
52. critical thinking

Show, using your own examples, how affirming the consequent and denying the antecedent are deductively invalid argument forms. What makes these examples of forms of fallacious reasoning? I answered half of the question already but i'm stuck on these two key points related to ...
53. Communication

Can anyone help me find out what is the differnce between administrative approach and critical approach? I know that critical is oriented toward critiquing and change society as a whole. Does administrative mean using laws approach?
54. Critical Thinking

I need an example non-prejudicial rhetoric. If you take the definition of rhetoric as speech intended to persuade, probably one of the most persuasive lines was John F. Kennedy's admonition to "Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country." Or...
55. Math

Ravi is thinking of a 2 digit number.The number is between 40 and 50.the sum of digits in tens and ones place 13. What is the number that Ravi is thinking of? Answer 11 am i rite
56. overview of teaching techniques

how should students be grouped to best encourage learning? (a)according to same abilities (b)according to same attitudes (c)according to same interests (d)according to a common task (my answer) which of the following types of questions are unfortunately most often asked by ...
57. Critical thinking

what kind of fallacy is this statementLetter to the editor: “Andrea Keene’s selective morality is once again showing through in her July 15 letter. This time she expresses her abhorrence of abortion. But how we see only what we choose to see! I wonder if any of the anti-...

I am thinking of a three-digit number. It is an odd multiple of three, and the product of its digits is 24. It is larger than 15 squared. What are all the numbers that I could be thinking of?

60. Critical Thinking

Identify the correct fallacy of relevance committed by the following arguments, explain how it is used in the example, and determine what is wrong with the reasoning. (ex. What should have been said or argued? 1) Convicted murder Johnny Palko has argued that he did not receive...

Let f (x, y) = xy + 5x + 4y model the utility a consumer feels based on the number of the number of cups of coffee, x, and the number of donuts, y, consumed on a given Thursday. Find the absolute maximum and absolute minimum values of f(x, y) over the triangular region with ...
62. Biology

What is considered the most critical function of erythrocytes? the transport of oxygen the transport of carbon dioxide buffering against changes in blood pH assisting in clot formation All of the answers are considered the most critical functions of erythrocytes.
63. Critical Thinking

Please check the following argument and see if the premises and the conclusion are stated accurately Premises: With the numbers of juvenile crimes at historic highs Premises: It makes sense to house some juvenile criminals in adult facilities Conclusion: Concluding that adult ...

FOr the function f(x)=x^2e^x Find the critical points, increasing decreasing, first and second derivative and concavity I am having trouble finding the concavity >_< First derivative: xe^x(x+2) Second : e^x(x^2+4x+2) Critical points from first derivate: x=0,-2 Increasing...
65. calculus

f(x)= - 2x^3 + 45x^2 -300x +9 There are 3 intervals (-inf,A], [A,B], [B, inf) where A and B are critical points. Find A and B? For each of the intervals is it decreasing or increasing?? I found the derivative which is -6x^2+90x-300 -6(x^2-15x +50) (x-5)(x-10) so I thought the ...
66. Math

Sara is thinking of a number. When she rounds her number to the nearest hundred, she gets700. What is the greatest number Sara can be thinking of? Explain.
67. math

Sara is thinking of a number when she rounds her number to the nearest hundred,she gets 700.What is the greatest number Sara can be thinking of?Explain
68. calculus

f(x)= −x2lnx find the critical points , increasing & decreasing interval and concavity.Please just show me the steps on how to get the increasing and decreasing interval and critical pts . Thanks :)
69. English

Deep (1)cognition deep thinking, is vital. (1) a)no change b)cognition, deep thinking, is vital. c)cognition, deep thinking is vital. d cognition: deep thinking, is vital. On this one I answered a) using a comma to separate each description. was that correct?
70. Read My Mind Word Problem

I am thinking of a three-digit number. It is an odd multiple of three, and the product of its digits is 24. It is larger than 15 squared. What are all the numbers that I could be thinking of?
71. Earlychilodhood education

If we put this ice cube out in the sun, what do you think will happen?" This is a/an __________ question. A. explanation B. divergent thinking C. observation D. convergent thinking

formal school systems often encourage? a.a predetermined type of thinking b.original thinking c.natural confidence d.praise my answer is c
73. English

Critical Thinking questions Need help!! Due tomorrow. 1. According to each President, who could best bring about social and economic change? 2. What actions did each President take to respond to the Great Depression? 3. Roosevelt asserted that the expanded reach of the federal...
74. statistics

What is the difference between alpha level and critical values?? Does the alpha level just help determine the critical value?
75. critical thinking

Where would I find newspaper editorial that are fallacies. Where would be a good place to look for opinion magazine. On the Editorial Page of any newpaper you will find articles and letters that will contain fallacies. In addition, any opinion piece in Newsweek or Time or will...
76. work

1. You are a member of Special Troop Battalion, 3d BCT, 10th Mountain Division. Your battalion will deploy to Iraq within six months. The battalion commander approved your unit’s METL. The METL identifies critical tasks for each platoon and now it is time for squad leaders ...
77. thinking

Explain sensing process thinking
78. statistics

Find the test statistic, P-value, and critical value. Round to 3 decimal places. Claim: The mean IQ score of statistics professors is greater than 118. Sample data: n = 50, x = 120. Assume that σ = 15 and the significance level is α = .05 test statistic = P-value = ...
79. Critical Points???

How many critical points does the function f(x)=((x −1)^6) ((x + 5)^7) have?
80. critical numbers

How would I find the critical numbers of f'(x)=(x-3)^3(x+4)(x^2+1)? The answer is x=-4, x=3
81. math

problem> mystery numbers: Bob is thinking of 2 numbers their sum is 26. their product is 165. what numbers is bob thinking about?
82. Physics help

The galaxies in the universe are all flying away from each other. The speeds of nearby galaxies are proportional to the distance the galaxy is away from us. This relation, v=Hd is known as Hubble's law and the constant H is known as Hubble's constant. The evolution of our ...
83. statistics

You have an SRS of 15 observations from a Normally distributed population. What critical value would you use to obtain a 98% confidence interval for the mean μ of the population? I know the answer is 2.602...but I do not understand why Tell me if I'm wrong: n=15 therefore...
84. Critical thinking

What is the meaning of validity, truth, and soundness as they relate to the area of logical syllogisms? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "'logical syllogisms' validity truth soundness" to get these possible sources: http://answers....
85. critical thinking.

which of the following is the best example of "negative evidence" for the claim," samsung makes excellent quality phones"? A. 50.6 of htc evo users prefer evo to samsung's android. B. the main competitors of samsung are htc,nokia and black barry. C. 4 out of 5 samsung ...
86. CRT/205 critical thinking

Hi! Is this a valid argument? Premise: Using a synthetic cannabinoid drug which resembles marijuana, researchers recently have reported physical withdrawal in animals. However, to achieve this effect, researchers also administered a blocker drug which immediately strips ...
87. art and creative development

children who are individualistic and dare to be noncomformists may be exhibiting personality traits that indicate: A. Convergent Thinking B. Creativity C. Rigidity D. Reality-Bound thinking
88. critical thinking

In the following sentence, identify the prepositional phrase, and tell whether it acts as an adjective or adverb. The children found the pictures in the book interesting. End of exam A. the pictures in; adjective B. The children; adjective C. in the book; adjective D. found ...
89. critical thinking

In the following sentence, identify the prepositional phrase, and tell whether it acts as an adjective or adverb. The children found the pictures in the book interesting. End of exam A. the pictures in; adjective B. The children; adjective C. in the book; adjective D. found ...

Consider the following argument. Is the argument inductive, deductive or concatenated? What can you tell me about the validity of the claim? What can you tell me about the cogency of the claim? Explain your reasoning using specific reference to the argument. "I<Clicker 2 is...
91. statistics

students who learned English as well as another language simultaneously score worse on the SAT critical Reading exam than the general population of test takers? The mean score among all test takers on SAT Critical Reading exam is 501 A random sample of 100 test takers who ...
92. math!

f(x)=x^3-6x+1 find the critical points, where the function is increasing or decreasing and explain the shape of the graph using the derivative and algebra. i found the derivative to be 3x^2-6. So the critical points are -1.4 and 1.4. The derivative is decreasing until (0,6) ...
93. Preschool Creative Thinking and Arts Based Learnin

Supporting "possibility thinking" means teachers are encouraging children to: a. first solve problems and follow directions, then "think outside the box." b. not merely solve problems but find them, then pose "what if" questions in their minds. c. play with ideas and explore ...
94. Critical Numbers

Find the critical numbers of the function on the interval 0 ≤ θ < 2π. f(θ) = 2cos(θ) + (sin(θ))^2
95. PHYSICS

The length of a bicycle pedal arm is 0.152 m, and a downward force of 146 N is applied to the pedal by the rider's foot. What is the magnitude of the torque about the pedal arm's pivot point when the arm makes the following angles with the vertical? (a) 30° (b) 90° (c) 180...

"I<Clicker 2 is a useful tool in educational settings. Many universities have begun using I<Clicker 2 to capture student response information in the classroom, and 94% of users agree that the product is effective or extremely effective. If you are looking for an exciting...
97. Critical Thinking

Letter to the editor: “Andrea Keene’s selective morality is once again showing through in her July 15 letter. This time she expresses her abhorrence of abortion. But how we see only what we choose to see! I wonder if any of the anti-abortionists have considered the ...
98. critical thinking

How can you tell the difference between a compound sentence and a complex sentence? A. Clauses in a complex sentence are always independent. B. Complex sentences contain coordinating conjunctions that separate the clauses. C. A compound sentence can be separated into two parts...
99. child day care management

Q; Bruno has been asked to list all of the use for a paper clip.This is an example of A;convergent thinking B;scaffolding C;conservation D;divergent thinking My answer is D but it might be B pls hellp me scaffold- support system that supports children as they move from one ...
100. chemistry

Can someone help me with this homework problem? Which of the following is the best explanation as to why lithium is the strongest reducing agent in the alkali metals? A) relatively high charge density of Li B) lowest ionization energy of the metals C) most positive standard ...