# Critical Thinking/Math

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### English

1. I got A on the math test. 2. I won A on the math test. (Are both grammatical?)

### Math

My Math Problem is {4/5n + 9/2} = 49/10 8/10 45/10n = 53/10n 53/10 x 49/10 = 490/530 n= 60 am I correct

### Math

A) estimate 49 of 162. B) use mental math to calculate 49 of 162

### Physics please clarify

Posted by Mary on Monday, September 3, 2007 at 12:40pm. download mp3 free instrumental remix A charge of +2q is fixed to one corner of a square, while a charge of -3q is fixed to the diagonally opposite corner. Expressed in terms of q, what charge should be fixed to the center...

### Math

I don't know how to solve this math problem? A call center is 120 yd. long and 40 yd. wide. Each employee requires 30 sq. ft. if the center needs to have 40% of open space, how many employees can be seated in the center?

### math please help!!!!!!!!!

Express the fractions 1/2, 3/16, and 7/8 with an LCD. A. 1/4, 3/4, 7/4 B. 1/32, 3/32, 7/32 C. 4/8, 6/8, 14/8 D. 8/16, 3/16, 14/16 I think its b, but im really bad at math. can someone please help me out? I have to finish this by 12:15 so I can be on time to volunteer at the ...

### philosophy

For each of the following scenarios answer the questions and explain whether your answers fit with traditional or modern ethical thinking. After you have finished responding to the scenarios, discuss whether you generally make ethical decisions using a traditional or a modern ...

### American Government

Is the Freedom of the Press still a right worth preserving? What do you think? Personally I think it is although I believe the "press" sometimes abuse the right. I think the press speaks too much. I don't know. I mean all that is on the news is about overseas - Newspapers tell...

### english-check over work

i have done an analysis on this book,the trial. i was wondering if someone could look over it and critique it for me. Franz Kafka was born on July 3, 1883 in Prague, which was then a part of Austria-Hungary. Kafka had four siblings, all of them being girls. He was the eldest ...

### math help please

19. Mr. Green teaches band, choir, and math. This year, he has 57 students that take at least one of his classes. He teaches band to 25 students. There are 48 students who take either band or choir or both. There are 9 students who take both math and choir with Mr. Green. Use ...

### statistics

Lilly collects data on a sample of 40 high school students to evaluate whether the proportion of female high school students who take advanced math courses in high school varies depending upon whether they have been raised primarily by their father or by both their mother and ...

### Statics

Lilly collects data on a sample of 40 high school students to evaluate whether the proportion of female high school students who take advanced math courses in high school varies depending upon whether they have been raised primarily by their father or by both their mother and ...

### math

I need to know how to calculate what percentage of a number is to another. let me make that clearer, 35 is what percent of 48? how is that calculated? What you are asking is this: 35 is to 45 as x is to 100 or 35/48=x/100 solve for x x=.729 Now to get % you must multiply x by ...

### language

Juan has an essay due in English on Wednesday and a page of math homework due on Friday. How should Juan approach this work? A. Get the math out of the way so he can focus on the essay. B. Split his study time between the courses from now until Wednesday. C. Focus on whichever...

### English

All of the questions refer to the story To Build a Fire by Jack London. In the first few sentences, we are in exposition. The following observations are things we may or may not learn in the opening few sentences. Which of these is an accurate description of an observation ...

### reading

Who is the antagonist in "The Face on the Milk Carton"? Also, what is the climax and what is the type of conflict. Please and thank you. Please check this site. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Face_on_the_Milk_Carton Thank you for the site, but it still doesnt answer my ...

### Math

If Ms. Herbert gives her class a English quiz every 6 days any math quiz every 10 days when is the first day there will be a math and English quiz on the same day

### Math History

I need to know the history of integers for a test tomorrow. I have searched numerous history and math sites, but none tell a specific person. Does any one know who it is or where I can find this information?

### math

use the numbers 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8 and 9 one time make a true math equation :xxx + xxx = xxx. ex 237+654=891. Over 300 solutions with 32 different sums.

### Math

7. Add 7 1/2+3/4= 1 1/4 8. Divide 3/4 / 2/3= 1 1/8 9. Sam has 4 projects due next Friday. he has completed 1/2 of his English project, 0.25 of his History project, 1/8 of his Science project, and 75% of his Math project. Write the list of these 4 projects in order from the one...

### English

What do you suppose McPhee means by “the influence of Ernest Hemingway evidently extended to the Pentagon”? This is the context this question is referring to: And inevitably we have come to Ernest Hemingway and the tip of the iceberg—or, how to fashion critical theory ...

### math %

I hate math,It is hard no matter how I study.What is 30% of $1742.00? If possible I am having problem with a school that keeps the disbersement.I need to learn about how to understand it to know if I been cheated out of money.Online courses in fafas,lender and all.

### Math for Ms. Sue

I'm Claire's grandma; a retired teacher of science and supplemental in math. I am stumped on her question about pizza tonight. I'm working via phone with her. Would you mind taking a look at it. I know the answer, but not sure how to explain the results. Please and thanks.

### Math

Normally, I'm not bad with my math formulas but, in my current lesson I have having some issues. Can somebody please provide me with a (non-complicated) formula for finding the surface area and lateral are for both cylinders and prisms? Any help is much appreciated! Thanks

### global

Which one of these governemts were better for its people Athens(democracy) or Sparta (oligarchy) Wouldn't one need to define better? And define the role of government? And did people include slaves and other resident non-citizens? And did it include women? Does better mean ...

### math& english

if there is any chance that someone could help me with math or english over messenger i am far behind in those subjects and totaly lost in algebra1 my SNs are babeangel747 for both thanks in advance what grade are you in? 9th and 10 i should be in 11th

### math

in roman numerals is ? 160- clx 170- clxx 180- clxxx 190- cxc 200- cc are those right ? If you capitalized the letters, it would be right. times table and a math seet I don't like

### Math

Could someone please help me with this math problem? Solve using the multiplication principle. Give the answer in set-builder notation. -4/5 less than or equal to -8x. I want to say that I multiply both sides by 5 but I'm not sure. I'm confused with this problem. Thanks.

### Math

Hi, I have to write a 2 page paper on any subject in math that interests me. It can be about topics such as fibonacci numbers, rational or irrational numbers, golden ratio/rectangle, platonic solids, probability, etc. Can you help me get started. Thanks :)

### Math - Data Management

I'm kinda stuck on my math homework, does anyone know how to do it? The results of a blood test at a medical lab are normally distributed with a mean of 60 and a standard deviation of 15. How low must a score be to lie in the lowest 5% of the results?

### MATH 8 HELP!!!

NYS 8th grade math curriculum 2013???? This year we have a BRAND NEW curriculum. I just want a list of units and topics in each unit because I want to know what I'm learning and what will I learn next (long story....) please help!!!!

### Math

A real estate agent earns a weekly salary of $200. This week, he sells one home for $120,00 and is paid a commission rate of 5%. Find his total earnings for this week. (7th grade math)

### math 12

Here is question on an math assignment I was given, I have no clue what it is even asking. It's a Challenge Yourself question, I've typed it exactly how it is on my paper: A student is having difficult figuring out what is wrong with his proof: Let C=D C^2=CD C^2 - D^2 = CD - ...

### chemistry

I'm sorry, but this is a re-post. I couldn't find the original post;-( so, does anyone have any suggestions for helping a student make a passing grade in college chemistry? She took it twice and didn't pass. Any suggestions would be appreciated. I thought maybe some websites ...

### Math

Peanuts, walnuts, and cashews are mixed by volume in the ratio 5:3:2, to make a party snack. The number of cups of walnuts needed to make 12 cups of party mix are between: a) 1 and 2 b) 2 and 3 c) 3 and 4 d) 4 and 5 Math - Ms. Sue, Monday, February 20, 2017 at 5:23pm What is ...

### thermodynamics

3.4 A heat engine operates between two heat reservoirs with temperatures of 560 and 280 K a) The heat engine itself has a temperature of 560 K during heat addition from the 560 K reservoir and a temperature of 280 K during heat rejection to the 280 K reservoir. The thermal ...

### culture ethnics

how do you think an average american's perceptions of each group are created? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If I understand your question, most people tend to "stereotype" other ethnic groups. Often it is what they see in the movies, etc. (Note: this does...

### I need ideas for a Math Project (science related)?

So I was given a math project in which we need to gather "real world information" and make a scatter plot of the info. With this we must graph a line, parabola and exponential curve of best fit then find those formulas. The math is straight forward but I can't decide on a ...

### Math

This is a 3rd grade math problem that my son had on homework. Can you explain how to derive the answer for this problem? The problem, as wriitten, is below.... I have 10 thousands, 11 tens, 12 hundreds, and 0 ones. What number am I? Thank you

### Math

I need help correcting my math homework. I have been out sick and was told that I have to have it done by monday and I missed alot. I don't know how to do this. It's surface areas and volume and solids and triangle and prisms.

### English

I need help with this homework: Present Perfect vs Present Perfect Progressive: Choose the best answer. (In some sentences, both answers are acceptable.) 1. I’ve never (been making – made ) more than $500 a week. 2. He’s always (wanted - been wanting) to learn how to ...

### Math

This is math qustn plz help me to solve it bcz tmrw my test soreply soon as soon A box measures 60cm*52cm*40cm.find the area of the cardboards required to make 280 such boxes.

### Math

This is math qustn plz help me to solve it bcz tmrw my test soreply soon as soon A box measures 60cm*52cm*40cm.find the area of the cardboards required to make 280 such boxes.

### 5th grade math

rachel wants to reduce the size of her photo. Which factor listed below would scale down the size of her picture the most? A. 5/8 b. 11/16 c. 3/4 d. 8/5 trying to help my son with his math …have no idea about this.. could someone explain it to me?

### Math

Question. I have some math problems that I really need help with and this is all new to me. The direction are as follows: Combine like terms 7x4 -5x4 the number four is square root. I don't understand at all what to do. Please help.

### critical thinking

article "Obesity Is Not a Disease Sonia Arrison, “Obesity Matters,” Technology News, March 18, 2005, Copyright © 2005 ECT News Network, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduced by permission. "By making obesity a disease, government does all Americans—large or not—a ...

### English Vocubulary fourth edition

I was not (1)______ (e)d with athletic ability. In frequent nightmare, I'm still trying to pass my mandatory gym class so that I can graduate from high school.The situation always looks grim.For one thing, the teacher has threatened me with (2)____________ from school if I don...

### Math

What percent of students in the college are history majors (to the nearest tenth of a percent)? 200 students major in math 300 students major in history 400 major in english 150 major in science 175 major in other Total number of students divided by the number of math majors?

### To sam!

Was the five part unknown question for compounds A through E yours? If so, did you get it answered ok? no it was not mine! can you please check my math? can you please check my math?

### Math repost for yasmin

math - yasmin, Sunday, September 16, 2007 at 5:04pm if 3 is subtracted from twice a number, the results is 9 more than the number. can you answer this

### Math

What is the mathematical significance of time? I have calculus and E=Mc2 down. It sounds really fancy but it's really "Why is Time important in Math?". Please help me D= Thank you~ ^.^

### math

there are 30 students in math class.12 belong to the computer lab,and 8 belong to the photography club. 3 belong to both clubs. how many belong to neither?? please help i am confused thank you..... :)

### Math - Basic Math

Each traveler gives the cab driver a tip using the same nine coins. The total tip is $8.41. How many dimes did the driver get?

### math gr.6

Does anyone has questions (page 22) from pearson math makes sense grade 6 book? Please, help. I forgot my book at school and I only need questions? Thank, you.

### math trivia

larry has 3 children. the product of their ages is 36 and the sum of their ages wont help you. the youngest is blonde. how old are the children? this is a "fun" math activity? help!! :)

### Math 221

what is the perimeter of a square using 13ft. Math 221 - Ms. Sue, Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 1:56pm Is 13 ft the length of a side of the square? yes

### Math

Sita needs a perfect score of 100 for math test in this year so as to improve on her average score from 84 to 86. How many maths tests were there altogether in this year?

### Math Math!

Marcus buys groceries for no more than $250.00 each week. He shops 4 times each month. How much should he budget for groceries for the month?

### math

Mr Ahmad starts work at 11.40 on Tuesday.He works for 12h45min.When does Mr Ahmad finish his work?Express your answer usering the 24-hour clock Math

### MATH

My math book has this statement: "Describe how to use a Ten-Thousand Square to round numbers to the nearest 1000?" Is this the answer: If there is a number higher than 5 in the thousands place then you round up, but if it is lower than you round down?

### Math

Richa spends 1/4 of pocket money on chocolates,1/8 on pencils.At the end she had R's 40 left. How much did she have at the beginning? Many solved 25 questions of his math assignment.This was 1/8 of total questions. He does not know 1/5 of the rest. How many questions were ...

### Business math

Im trying to figure out how to find the equaton for the brokerage fee. Ive looked everywhere in my math book but i cant figure it out. Please help.

### Math Pre-Calc.

Determine the domain and range of y= (radical) x-4 y= (radical) x^2-4 plz help me step by step. I just need to refreash my math, but i forgot how to find it

### math

i took the sat and received a score of 488 on the math section. the average score was 445 with a standard deviation of 110. where does my score fit in the sample and what is the z score?

### math

writing in math Bethany has 40 apples. Write a subtraction story about the apples that would require regrouping. then write the answer in a complete sentence.

### math

Write to number sentences using the to numbers 7,56,and 8 then use the same numbers to show the division way label each number with its special math name

### Car Design

What other subject area is used with art for a career in car design? Language Arts history math health I think math

### math

You were given 10 math problems for homework. You completed 310 of them at school. Which equation shows how to find the fraction of the problems you still must do to complete your homework?

### Math (Discrete Math)

Having trouble with this question on my assignment. I got the rest answered. Assume a domain A = {x ∈ ℝ | x ≥ 2} for the function f(x) = x2 − 4x + 2. Find the value of the inverse f -1(x) at x = 5. Provide 4 decimal places. I'm getting 5.0000 but I'm ...

### i need help on these

can someone help me figure these ones i know the answers but how do you get them? #3 It costs $1 per sqaure yard to waterproof canvas. What will it cost to waterproof a canvas truck cover that is 15'x 24'? answer; $40 #4 A part time employee worked a total of 16 1/2 hours ...

### math

how can you make varnish disappear Does this website answer your question? (Broken Link Removed) multiply "varnish" by -1, then add (after all you posted this as a math question)

### Math repost for edie

Math - edie, Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at 5:11pm The area of a square is 25 square meters. What is its perimeter? Please show all work

### 12 math

a library shelf contains 7 books. in how many ways can they be arranged if there are no restrictions? b. the mathamatics text book must be first. c.the 3 math text boooks must be together

### Math

Need help on the following math problem. A dress pattern requires 3 1/8 yards of fabrice. Mom purchases 34 3/8 yards of fabric. How many dresses can be made using the pattern?

### math

i am a fifth grader and behind in math can you show me how to work this problem. two angles in a triangle are given. find x if x is the third in the triangle. 100 degree, 56 degree, x

### MATH(quick Help please)

Out of 42 kids in a class twice as many failed Ela as math,4 failed both. If 7 failed neither, find how many failed each subject. Show work thanks

### 4th grade Math Help

hello, can someone please help with the below math question Mr. brooks brought a box of 66 acorns to class. Can he give 3 acorns to each of the 23 students in his class? Why or Why not? Thanks!

### Math I need help Ms. Sue please answer!

6th Grade Math: Write 144 as a product of prime factors. Then write the prime factorization using exponents.

### Math

Show work to determine if the relation is even, odd, or neither. f(|x|) = |x|- x^2 + 1 I thought it was even because the absolute value and squared will cancel the negatives, but I don't know how to show this through math..

### math

Hi, there is a problem on my math book that has been giving me headaches. That's why I'm looking for help. The problem is: Given z and w, two complex numbers such as |z+w|=|z-w|, prove that Arg z - arg w = plusminus (pi/2)

### Math

Representing each sum as a single rational number. a.-14 + (-8/9). -14 8/9? b. 7 + 1/9 = 7 1/9? c. -3 + (1/6) = -3 1/6? Do i just add the fraction and number together? and, the last problem is: a student is completing a math problem and is at the last step: 25 - 28 1/5. How do...

### Math definition

I need the meaning of the following I looked in math book and online but it gives me so many things I need the meaning of it to put in my notes. "Of" "Out of" "Multiply fractions"

### math, science

Ecology, math and geography are _______. you need to find out what they have in common. ecology, mathe and geography are related

### math

jon spent 1/2 of his study time doing math homework and 2/7 proparing for a history exam. Waht fraction of his study time remains?

### 8th grade Math

Hi I need help with my math problem. It is: Name the function rule from the table given. Table- X= Y= -4 4 -2 2 0 0 answers: y = -x y = -4 y = 2x y = x I do not get how to solve this problem!

### math math

the second of a trangle is 3 times as large as the first the third angle is 55 more that the first. find all three angle.

### Math, Please help!

I'm having a hard time in math, and every time I start my test my eyes glaze over. Can anyone please help me out? (9m+6)+(-5m-6) (3r^2+7r+1)+(4r^2-8r-2) (6h+1)-(9h+4) (-7w^2-2w-1)-(-5w^2 +3w-2)

### Math, Please help!

I'm having a hard time in math, and every time I start my test my eyes glaze over. Can anyone please help me out? (9m+6)+(-5m-6) (3r^2+7r+1)+(4r^2-8r-2) (6h+1)-(9h+4) (-7w^2-2w-1)-(-5w^2 +3w-2)

### math

Of 25 students who took a test in math , only 5 received A's .what fraction of the class received an A on the test? Write your answer in simplest form.

### Math problems

On her math test, Terry got 52 questions correct out of 68. What percent of the test questions did Marie answer correctly?

### Math

1. Gerald received the following test scores in math class: 76, 86, 89, 81, and 99. What was Gerald’s average test score, rounded to the nearest point?

### MATH-PERCENTILES

I JUST TOOK A TEAS TEST(FOR PRACTICAL NURSING ADMISSIONS). THE REQUIREMENTS MUST BE A GRADE IN AT LEAST THE 40TH PERCENTILE IN EACH SUBJECT. THERE WAS A MATH, READING,ENGLISH, AND SCIENCE SECTION. TOTAL OF QUESTIONS WERE 170.MATH-45? READING-40? ENGLISH-55 ? SCIENCE-30 ? I WAS...

### project planning

i need help this is late work and i have until friday night to get it done part 1 Describe a work-related situation you feel could be improved. For example, you want to streamline the process for reimbursing employees, or you want to create a high-tech website for your small ...

### math 090

need help with my need year sent i need in a math class so if you can help me that would be good

### math

in math problem.how to change simplified fraction form 2/3 to decimal form and percent form

### English

When a teacher wants you to do a reserch paper on the literary reflections of something, what does that mean? I am not certain what the teacher has in mind. When one looks into a mirror, one sees not the actual object, but rather an image. The image is unique to the observer, ...

### operations management

A critical dimension of the service quality of a call center is the wait time of a caller to get to a sales representative. Periodically, random samples of 6 customer calls are measured for time. Results from the last five samples are shown in the table. Observation (seconds) ...

### math-5

Tara spent 3 hours doing homework. She spent 1/3 of her time on math, and 1/5 on science. Which method would provide the most reasonable estimate of the totaltime Tara spent on her math and science homework? a. multiply 1/8 by 3 b. multiply 1/2 by 3 c. multiply 1/3 by 3 and ...

### To "bad@math" (and other names)

Please post under one name. Please do not post to demand that someone go back and answer your previous questions. A math volunteer will get to them when he/she can. Thanks.