Critical Thinking/Math

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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...

6 grade math

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?

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

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?

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 ...

Critical Reading

If someone could please point me in the right direction on these questions? Please. And thanks in advance! 1.One of the reasons a critical reader would not reject the logic and validity of an argument is when the writer has extensive use of connotation. True or False? I ...

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!

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

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

4th grade math

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

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...

apa formatting

Could you critique my paper I have a list of formatting at the end in those boxes could you identify the basic APA formatting tell me whats wrong or correct in each box. My Paper Judy Student May 18, 2007 Instructor: Alexander Hill Making the decision to return to school was ...

9th grade physics

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 :(

critical thinking

The annual rainfall averages twenty-three inches. That doesn’t mean that every year will be 23 inches. Weather is unpredictable so it might not rain at all or rain past the annual average. Then again it might just do that, rain twenty-three inches in the north valley of ...

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 :)

math

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

critical thinking

what are the fallacies in 5. Letter to the editor: “I strongly object to the proposed sale of alcoholic beverages at County Golf Course. The idea of allowing people to drink wherever and whenever they please is positively disgraceful and can only lead to more alcoholism and ...

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 ...

Creative thinking in preschool

Creative thinking in children is like creative thinking in adults in that they both: a. have experiences that are complex, challenging, and creative. b, have intelligence that develops onto skill. c. lack inhibition when responding to external stimuli. d. have preconceived ...

Critical Thinking( Urgent)

I need someone to help refute this sentence . If Zoe and Dick don't quarrel for a whole week, they'll go on vacation to the mountains. But they did quarrel. So they won't go on vacation. Is this one right? Because Zoe and Dick did quarrel for a week,they won't be going on ...

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 ...

Preschool-Creative Thinking and Arts Based Learnin

Read the book, but could not find this answer. Creative thinking in children is like creative thinking in adults in that they both: a. have experiences that are complex, challenging, and creative. b. have intelligence that develops into skill. c. lack inhibition when ...

English Class (Research Topic)

Can someone explain this please? Our research paper must not be a general biography of the writer and/or a book report. It should instead focus on controversies or differing interpretations about his/her work, or on questions raised by the writer’s work and critical ...

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 ...

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 ...

thinking

Explain sensing process thinking

Math for Business Analysis

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

English 10 HELP

I don't understand this at all! 1.)Supermodel Tyra Banks uses Smooth & Soft bath gel; you should, too! Faulty Cause and Effect Stereotype Red Herring Either/Or Thinking Bandwagon Testimonial 2.)Your answer is incorrect. You are a careless person. Faulty Cause and Effect ...

Critical Thinking

Do I have this right? Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner. Contrapositive: ?

critical thinking

A paradigm shift brings a fresh way of looking at the world. Give an example from the field of medicine that shows how normal science has experienced a paradigm shift in the last 200 years. For example, at one time, physicians did not believe that germs lived on human hands. ...

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?

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?

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) ...

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

adolescents and other problems

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

critical thinking

3 false or questionable assumptions that individuals often make (about anything) What makes these assumptions false or questionable? Which false or questionable conclusions might one very easily draw from each of these assumptions? What makes these conclusions false or ...

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 ...

Critical Thinking

If anyone could please help me with this!!Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner. Contrapositive: ?

Statistics(Please help)

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.

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

Critical Numbers

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

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 ...

Science

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 ...

MATH!!

(1)At the begining of her math class, Mrs. Reno gives a warm-up problem. She says, "I am thinking of a number such that 6 is less than the product of 7 and this number is 85." Which number is she thinking of? A-11 B-84 C-13 D-637 ___________________________________ (2)If x and...

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...

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...

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 ...

physics

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 ...

statistics

. A certain researcher thinks that the proportion of women who say that female bosses are harshly critical is greater than the proportion of men. In a random sample of 200 women, 27% said that female bosses are harshly critical. In a random sample of 220 men, 25% said that ...

Math

Jane is thinking of a number C with the property 3(2+c)=12.what number is jane thinking about?

English

is a critical response of a poem the same as a poem analysis? if not what is a critical response?

math

What are the critical numbers of f(t)=3t^(2/3)+t^(5/3)

math

What are the critical values of f(x)=(x^(7))((x+7)^(2)) and f(x)=7x+6x^(–1)?

Math

G(x)=2x+5 G'(x)=2 there is no critical number

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...

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.

Statistics

In a study that was highly published doctors discovered that aspirin helps prevent heart attacks. The research project which was scheduled to last 5 years employed 22,000 american physicians (all male). Half took an aspirin tablet 3 times a week while the other half took a ...

cal

Decide if the given value of x is a critical number for f, and if so, decide whether the point for x on f is a relative minimum, relative maximum, or neither. f(x)= 2x^3-3x^2-12x+18; x=2 the ans. is "Critical number, minimum at (2,-2) but don't know how?

physics

Determine the units of the quantity described by the following cobinations of units. a) kg (m/s) (1/s) b) (kg/s) (m/s^2) c) (kg/s) (m/s)^2 d) (kg/s) (m/s) And your thinking is...? We will be happy to critique your thinking or work.

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

English

Is logic and thinking the same thing. Like could i say His logic and thinking became completely different.

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. ...

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. ...

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 ...

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...

Critical Thinking

Can anyone tell me what the Contrapositive is for this sentence? Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner. ...

math

find the critical points of h(t) = (t^2-4)^(1/3)

math

What are the critical values on the graph of y = x^3 - 6x^2 + 9x + 3?

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...

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

Critical Thinking

What is the premise, conclusion, assumption and counter argument if applicable. I guess Thork doesn’t have a thing to do. Why else would he waste his time watching daytime TV? Premise: Thork doesn’t have anything to do. Conclusion: Thork is watching daytime TV. Assumption...

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...

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 ...

POW#4 Read MY Mind

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?

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) = ...

Math-Calculus (check please)

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...

Calculus

How many critical points does the function f(x) = [(x-2)^5][(x+3)^4] have? A. 1 B. 2 C. 3 D. 5 E. 9 --- Ok, these are my thoughts on this question: My impulse was to do derivative of the function. However, if I'm going to set the function equal to zero to find some critical ...

math

luke is thinking of two numbers whose sum is 14 and whose difference is 6. what numbers is luke thinking of?

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...

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?

Math

Find the critical numbers of the function s(t)=3t^4+4t^3-6^2

Math

whay is the critical number of the fuction G(x)=2x+5

Math

f(x)=√(x)(x-4) find the critical number

math

Find the critical numbers of the function f(x) = x^{1/4}-x^{-3/4}.

Math

How many critical values does the function f(x) = 3x^4 + 4x^3 have?

Free Enterprise

Is the definition of thinking at the margin basically saying if you don't have any specific numbers or the use of the one additional unit in the situation at hand, then it wouldn't be thinking at the margin?

Chemistry

The weight of dry acid are measured to the nearest milligram; however the volume of water in which it is dissolved is never a critical concern--water is even added to the Erlenmeyer flask while washing its wall during the titration . Explain why the addition of water to the ...

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 ...

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 ...

psychology

What is the name of the type of thinking that humans do naturally? What is the weakness of this type of thinking?

trig

What is cos(11pi/3)? Explain your thinking. What is sin(13pi/4) ? Explain your thinking.

critical thinking

What is the difference between abstract nouns and concrete nouns? A. Concrete nouns can be identified by the senses, but abstract nouns can't. B. Abstract nouns describe something, but concrete nouns don't. C. Abstract nouns are specific, but concrete nouns aren't. D. There is...

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 ...

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 ...

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