# Critical Thinking/Math

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### 6th grade advanced math

1) -/-3/____ -3 //= what's the absulute value of. In the blank either put < or >! 2) In three plays, a football team gains 11 yd, loses 18 yd, and gamins 3 yd. Write and evaluate an addition expression to model the situation. [please explain how you got each question ...

### college math

a math student borrowed $9300.00 from his local bank at 7% compounded quarterly to pay for his studies. the loan is to be repaid by equal payments at the end of every quarter over a two year term. a)construct the amortization schedule for the loan. b)calculate the total interest.

### math

janes math scores were 96 percent 84 percent 92,and 87 percent.what is the average of her score

### math

My math teacher wants us to prove that all of our answers are correct. But how am I supposed to be able to prove stuff, like this, for example. The directions want you to write out the words in to an equation. Seven is the sum of X and 5. so my answer is 7= x +5 How would I ...

### math

Use symbolic Math symbolic representation: 1. You learn that for every 1,000 meters you rise in the atmosphere, the temperature drops by 6C. You have the idea that if you know the temperature at the base of a mountian and its height, you can figure out the temperature at the ...

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In my math book I got a question that said Keith plans on eating 1 1/4 cups of tuna per day for five days.How much tuna does he need?Are four cans enough. He needs 6.25 cans of tuna. Am I correct.

### English

Please check my answers for the Scarlet Letter if I am right. If not, please help me. Chapter 13 1. The point of the statement in the first paragraph, “The public is despotic… to its generosity” is to a. Argue that the public will eventually see reason b. Assert that the...

### math,correction

Solve each of the following equations for x. Problem#1 (x)/(6) - (x)/(8) MY answer: x = 24 Problem #2 (x)/(x-2) - (x+1)/(x) = (8)/(x^2-2x) My answer is: 6 = x or x = 6 right on the first one. check your math on the second one. i've done it twice and both times got (-10).

### 4th grade math

In helping my 4th grade grandson last night with his math, he had problems like this 93 * 18. I asked what the asterisk meant and he said the teacher said to "figure it out"

### Math

A 3-pound pork loin can be cut into 10 pork chops of equal weight. How many ounces is each pork chop. Is my math correct? 3lb=48oz so 48/10=4.8 so is each pork chop, 4.8 os or do i have to divide 8 by 10?

### Math

On a 20 question math test, your teacher gives you five points for every correct answer and takes away one point for each incorrect answer. If you score 70 on the test, how many did you get correct?

### Math

On a 20 question math test, your teacher gives you five points for every correct answer and takes away one point for each incorrect answer. If you score 70 on the test, how many did you get correct?

### computer software

i need to submit math homework on my computer they said to use math software program if we have one i do not any ideas what i can do thanks I have microsoft office ect

### Math

Jill's front door is 42" wide and 84" tall. She purchased a circular table that is 96 inches in diameter. Will the table fit through the front door? I know the answer is yes but how I don't understand the math???

### math

Write a system of equations, three equations/three unknowns, that has (1, 2, 3) as the solution. for this can I just write any random coefficient and then put that as equal to 1,2 or 3? or if not what type of math would I use?

### Math

In a class 85% of the student received the highest grade in English Literature, 80% in Math, 75% in History, and 30% in Chemistry. About what percentage of the students could you say for sure that they received the highest grade in all 4 subjects?

### Math

3x-2 over 2 (fraction format) -x over 4 (fraction format) = 15. I know that I need a LCD but when I tried 2 it didn't seem to work right. the only hint my math teache gave was the answer has to be a mixed number. Can anyone help?

### math

I have a math assignment and i am meant to do i backyard design and i have to fit in a fishpond which has an outside diameter of 2.5 and a water depth of 40cm. how should i measure it out into the backyard design?

### MATH

2tan^2x-tanx-1=0 0<x<2pi •MATH - Steve, Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 11:48am (2tanx+1)(tanx-1) = 0 tanx = -1/2 or 1 ... Recall in which quadrants tanx is positive or negative ....................would x= 5pi/6,11pi/6,pi/4 and 5pi/4???

### Math, Science, Sociology, Economics

Math: What is the answer to 1146(150+X)+8911(743+19X) Science: What is photosynthesis? Sociology: What is figuration and functionalism? Economics: What is Opportunity cost? Why is it relevant to life?

### Math

Sorry again but I am terrible at math and I need help help writing this prob into an equation: 50 pounds of potato salad cost $39.50 and 50 pounds of bean salad cost $23.50. What was the difference in costs of the salads?

### 6th Grade Math Help Please

Hi, I need help because I'm really stuck on this math word. Can someone please define what rational coordinates means what? I really need help fast because this project is due today! Thank You :)

### Math

isoceles triangle with vertex of 45 degrees, base angles are 67.5 degrees. The 2 legs are 10' in length. What is the length of the base? (I am an older adult with minimal math skill. Just have a building project.)

### math

a tank was 10 percent full and contained 30l of water what is the full capacity of the tank please dear lectures it is not my homework i am poor in math and tommorow is my test if i could please get the work now

### math

lilly made a 75 on her history test and an3 on her math test. the mean grade on the history test was 72 with a standard deviation of 5. the average grade on the math test was 81 with a standard deviation of 4. which test did lilly do better?

### English 1301

So I think I just might be over thinking these run-on sentences, but I keep second guessing myself and need some help with these sentences: 1. Death Valley National Monument, located in California and Nevada, is one of the hottest places on Earth, temperatures there have ...

### Math

What is a good math website which'll help kids aged 5-6 learn? I want a website that shows you how to solve problems step by step. Problems such as addition and, subtraction. Thank you in advance.

### math math

Given the linear equation , find the y-coordinates of the points (-6, ), (-3, ), and (3, ). Please show all of your work. Plot those points and graph the linear equation.

### math math

Given the linear equation y=2/3x+1, find the y-coordinates of the points (-6, ), (-3, ), and (3, ). Please show all of your work. Plot those points and graph the linear equation

### Math kindergarten

The question in the math kindergarten homework is : Have children count the birds in the picture and then draw the correct number of counters to show how many. How do you draw counters? Thanks.

### 6 grade math

Can you help me with my new math homework? Regroup each mixed number by regrouping a 1 from the whole number. 1 1/4. 8 5/12. 4 5/9. 2 1/3 Can you please explain each one of this problem for me please step by step.thank you!

### Math

The math question is "in a piggy bank there is a total of $15.75. If the ratio of dimes to quarters is 5:7, find the total amount in quarters. My question is, what formula would I use to solve this?

### Math - Help! ASAP

8. a) Estimate 51% of 162. First, we can multiply. So, 162 x 51% = 82.62. We round it, which will be 83. b) Use mental math to calculate 51% of 162. If we round 51%, it is close to 50%. So, in that case, 50% of 162 is 81. Did I do this right? Please help me! Thanks!

### Math

Determine whether the equation defines y as a linear function of x. If so, write it in the form y = mx + b. Can someone please break this down to someone who's terrible in math. 6x-9y^2+8=0 a. y=6x+8 b. y=6/9x-8 c. y=6x-8 d. y=6/9x+8 e. y is not a linear function on x.

### Math

Hello. I'm not a native English speaker. I have a math assignment and I need to explain the process of this equation. y=14.2x+19.3 542 = 14.2x+19.3 542-19.3 = 14.2x 522.7 = 14.2x x = 36.8… I don't know how to explain this in English, can anyone please help me? ;(

### Business

1. Assuming you own a home, where would the appraisal value of your home go in a oersonal balance sheet? A. Under liabilities. B. Under assets. C. under both the equity and the liabilities sections Answer C 2. When you work within an organization,you're typically not taught to...

### MATH please help

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. Please help and show work it would be great thanks i really need help thanks

### 3rd math

okay Math genius! Help me out here. I am a number greater than 99 and less than 1,000. Two of my digits that aren't next to each other are the same. My tens digit could not be greater and it is 1 more than my hundreds digit. What number am I?

### Math

Jeremy got scores of 93,82,91, and 88 on his first four math test. What score must he get on the fifth test to have an average test grade of 90 for the five test ? Can someone explain step by step. Please

### math

I have a math question.two fielda ats state park are 1000 meters from each other.on a map,the two fields are 8 centimeters apart.What scale is the map using?is it the metric scale??

### math

I can't figure this one. At a math contest,12 problems were given. Five points were awarded for each correct answer,and two points were deducted for each incorrect answer. Matt's score was 39.How many correct answers did he have.5-2(12-5)=39,5-24+2=39,7=63,9

### math

Downtown Mathville is laid out as a square grid of 9 North-South streets and 9 East-West streets (See diagram). Your apartment is located at the Southwest corner of downtown Mathville. (See point T.) Your math classroom is located in a building that is 6 blocks East and five ...

### Math

Could someone simplify this? (3a)(3a)^3 The "^" is an exponent, so it means "cubed" or "to the third power" in this case. its means to the third power I know that. -_- I need to simplify that monomial. (3a)(3a)^3 (3a)(3a)^3 = (3a)^4 = (3^4)*(a)^4 = 81a^4 could you help me get ...

### Math Probability

A math class has 20 students who choose a topic from a list for an essay. How big pool is necessary for the probability of at least one duplicate to drop below fifty percent? I understand it is like the birthday problem, I just do not understand how to solve it still.

### Math Models

The scores on a standardized test are normally distributed with the mean of 750 and standard deviation 70. Find the probability that a score is more than 890. This is from my Math Models class. I am not taking Statistics. Please someone show me how to do answer this-I don't ...

### 4 grade math

i have a question on a math problem, please#1 explain why 7*8 is not a number sentence. Next question is write two true number sentence. thank you!

### Math

A math teacher drove by a playground that was full of boys and dogs.The teacher notice there were a total of 40 heads and 100 feet. Hom many boys and how many dogs were there?

### math

my math homework tells me to find the area of a circle using it's circumference. the circumference given was 6π yd. (6 pi yard). can someone explain to me how to find the area?

### math

There are 28 students in Ms. Rainbow's Math class. The number of girls is 10 less than the number of boys. If there are b boys in the class, write an equation to correctly model the situation.

### Math

I need help solving the problem below. Chris answered 19 out of 25 questions correctly on a math test. What percent of the questions did she answer correctly? Is the answer 76% 19/25= 0.76

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In a math contest of 20 problems, 5 points were given for each correct answer. If Janelle answered all 20 problems and scored 72 points how many correct answers did he have?

### Math

I need help here I suck at math, I need help with lesson 8 solving equations with fractions unit 6 adding and subtracting fractions unit test for connexus

### essay

i need someones opinion on my essay. here is my draft Throughout “Romeo and Juliet” Romeo and Paris are often compared. They have differences as well as similarities. The most important difference is the way and the reason of their love for Juliet. Although Juliet’s ...

### math

for math homework it is algebra and we have to use a ti-83 plus calculator to convert things, that's the one our teacher told us. but i do not have one. so i was wondering if anybody knew of a website that i could use a free calcutar online?

### math exam tommrow review

the mean score on a math test taken by 15 students was 82%. one more student takes the test late and earns 93%. what is the new mean score? please show work

### Math

This is a continuation of a math problem I posted earlier. I'm a little confused by this question. From your equation, when during the day would the temperature be 30C? (2 marks) The equation I obtained was: T(t) = 5.9 sin( πt/12 + 7π/6 ) + 27 Any help would be ...

### Math And Science for Young Children

Concepts can be characterized as: A. the building blocks of knowledge. B. thoughts that are incomplete until adulthood. C. ideas that young children do not yet have. D. basic to math but not to science. Is D the correct answer

### Math math

the arch of a concrete bridge is a semi ellipse having a span of 60 ft and a central height of 20 ft. if the roadway is 25 ft above the base. find at 10 ft intervals the distance from the arch to the roadway. ( im completely lost which to solve/find)

### statistics

SAT Exam Scores – A school administrator wonders if students whose first language is not English score differently on the math portion of the SAT exam than students whose first language is English. The mean SAT math score of students whose first language is English is 516, ...

### biology

On a television talk show, a guest claims that people who exercise vigorously for 15 minutes or more every day are able to solve math problems more rapidly than people who have no vigorous exercise in their daily routine. Describe a controlled experiment that could be ...

### math

Unless we have the specifics of the problem, we are unable to provide help. Please repost with more details. I hope this helps a little. Thanks for asking. where else can I get help to figure out a math cross puzzle. I can get some the equations to equal on one side but not on...

### Math

Matt Miller, age 28, takes out $50,000 of straight-life insurance. His annual premium is $418.20. Using the tables in the Business Math Handbook that accompanies the course textbook, determine the cash value of his policy at the end of 20 years. A. $13,250 B. $26,500 C. $30,...

### Differential Cost Analysis

The Mountain View Senior Adult Program (MVSAP) is interested in starting a visiting nurse program. The program would use licensed practical nurses to make home visits once a week to full-pay clients in the community. The MVSAP will treat the visiting nurse program as a profit ...

### English (Summer Reading Essay)

Hi! As a note to reader before you start reading: Here's what I've been given to work with... "In a five-paragraph essay, discuss which author was more successful in creating a good piece of literature. Use examples from both books to explain your thinking." And the rubric... ...

### Math

Hi everyone, I would like some help with Math.. And I would like help but if you have time.... My question is: (8x101)+3x101+(7x101010)= I don't really know the answer to this, but while i have this posted I will try to find a way to figure it out. Thanks!!!!

### math

please check my answers 1.which is smallest 5/8,3/4,9/16,7/8 =9/16 2.subtract 6 3/10-4 11/15=1 17/30 3.estimate 6 1/8* 7 4/5=48 4.lcm of 20,32=160 jon spent 1/3 of his study time doing math and 2/7 preparing for history exam. what fraction of his study time remains? = 8/21 5....

### math

you have 3 hours to do your homework. you spend 45 min on math. you want to divide the time remaining equally along 4 subjects. write and solve the inequality to find the # of minutes you can spend on each subject. I know the answer is 33.75 but can you tell me how to write ...

### MATH plz help

In a math question, Magda correctly answered a question that asked for a typical measure of orange juice in a full family-size jug. Which was her answer? A. 2 cups B. 1 gallon C. 10 gallon D. 10 fl oz I think its A or D plz check

### Fluid Mechanics HELPPPPP!!!!!

Hi, I have a deadLine untill Thursday to find out the solutions to the following Questions. Can Anyone Help me??? please?? 1) A cylinder with Relative Density=0.5 and height=10m is holding vertical with the bottom base touching the surface of water. If we leave the cylinder to...

### Math

There a re 30 students in a math class. Twelve belong to the computer club, and eight belong to the photography club. Three belong to both clubs. How many belong to neither?

### math

9. In Mr.chin's math class there were g girls and b boys. The number pf girls was 5 less than twice the number of boys. What is the value of g in terms of b? this is what I have so far: 2n-5

### Chemistry

I have a series of questions: What describes the arrangement of elements which repeat similar properties? Isn't the answer periodic table. next question who is the father of modern day periodic based on x-ray diffraction? Isn't the answer Dmitri Mendleev next question when the...

### Math

I have a table and need the math rule but can't figure it out. If the table is: X and Y 2 3 4 4 6 5 8 6 What is the rule??

### Math

There are 30 sultry dents in the class. 20% of the students received an A on the last math test. How many students received an A?

### English

can someone help me turn this into a personal narrative? The Lost Dog I didn’t feel like helping my sister wash my dad’s car. After our dog left this morning we were both sad, we didn’t feel like doing anything but to just search for him. “It was your fault, all your ...

### Damon/BobPursley/Physicstutor/whichoneisright

Q11.The table below shows how the braking distance x for a car depends on its initial speed u. | u / ms-1 | 5 | 10 | 20 | 40 | | X / M | 2 | 8 | 32 | 128 | The relationship between x and u is: doubling speed increases distance by a factor of 4. i)The reaction time of a driver ...

### 5th math

what is the least common multiple (LCM)for 15 and 45? There are 16 girls in a class of 36 student. which expression could be used to determine the number of boys (b) in the class? please! help i think this too hard for 5th grade math. this suppose to be for 10th or college ...

### Math

My 7th grade daughter has the following math problem and gets zero help from her "language arts" teacher who gave out this problem: WANT X BE ________ CAREER Each letter in this question stands for a 1-digit #. No 2 letters may stand for the same #. Find the value for each ...

### math

Decide if it's permuatation or combination . 1-how many teams of 4 horses be made if there were 9 horses in total ? 2-mike has nice baseball trophies to arrange on the shelf . How many different ways can be arranged ? 3-in a math class , there are 24 students,the teacher picks...

### math

Decide if it's permuatation or combination . 1-how many teams of 4 horses be made if there were 9 horses in total ? 2-mike has nice baseball trophies to arrange on the shelf . How many different ways can be arranged ? 3-in a math class , there are 24 students,the teacher picks...

### Math

Which survey question is biased? Which is your favorite, pizza or spaghetti? Which subject is your favorite, math, which is easy, or English, which is difficult? ••• Who do you live with: both parents, mother only, father only, or another guardian? Should children be ...

### Math Question Please Help

Two more students like math than science Half the number of students who like science like history. The number of student who like reading equals the number who like math and science combined. Two students like History. How many children (12) like each subject

### Chemistry (please help me!)

H2(g) + CO2(g)<-> H20(g) + CO(g) When H2(g) is mixed with CO2(g) at 2,000K, equilibrium is achieved according to the equation above. In one experiment, the following equilibrium concentrations were measured: [H2]=0.20 M [CO2]=0.30 M [H2O]=[CO]=0.55M a) What is the mole ...

### 6th grade math

on a farm there is 18 pigs and chickens (all together). There are 52 legs, how many pigs and how many chickens are there? Show how you got your answer. i know there are 10 chickens and 8 pigs, but i did that through trial and error, can you help me figure out the right math to...

### math

I need someone to help explain how this math problem works. I am not sure how to convert this fraction below to arrive at 100.8 degress. 7/25 .360 degrees=100.8 degrees How did this answer of 100.8 degrees come about in this equation?

### math

Good 1 Steve so I sux at math but your here :) Heres another: X = [students playing football], Y = [students playing baseball], and Z = [students playing rugby]. Draw a Venn diagram of Z – (X U Y), and write a sentence describing what the set represents:

### Elementary Statistics

SAT math test scores for all students taking the test are approximately normally distributed with mean score of 514 and std. deviation of 118. What is the probability that a randomly chosen student will earn a score above 600 on their SAT math test? There's 19 students, ...

### IS ANYONE IN THIS WEBSITE? I NEED HELP MATH H.W.

NIMI HAS 59 CANDIES.SHE GIVES HER FRIENDS SOME CANDIES. SHE GAVE 10 CANDIES TO HER FRIEND SARA AND 15 CANDIES TO HER FRIEND ANITA.HOW MUCH DOES SHE HAVE LEFT? COMMENTS: I AM IN SECOND GRADE. PLEASE HELP ME WITH MY MATH HOMEWORK. THANK YOU! 59 -10 -15 = (you answer)

### math - discrete math

A vending machine dispensing books of stamps accepts only one-dollar coins, $1 bills, and $5 bills. How many ways are there to deposit $10 for a book of stamps? Note: I have the answer but do not know how to solve for it. Answer: 1,217

### Math

This math problem is somewhat tricky. It says to write a pair of decimal division expressions, so that when you estimate and compare the quotients, you get 9>3. The below is what I thought of: 18.2/2 and 30.3 divided by 10 18.2 is rounded to 18 so then 18/2=9 30.3 is ...

### Math

This math problem is somewhat tricky. It says to write a pair of decimal division expressions, so that when you estimate and compare the quotients, you get 9>3. The below is what I thought of: 18.2/2 and 30.3 divided by 10 18.2 is rounded to 18 so then 18/2=9 30.3 is ...

### Math

An industrial dishwasher takes 4.8 litres of water to wash a full load of dishes. If you were to wash full loads, how much water would you use? I am very confused on how to begin figuring this math problem out. Can you assist?

### math check question

Subtract and Simplify: 4a^2/(a-b)-(4b^2-8ab)/(b-a) I have the answer as 4(a+b)^2/(a-b) or should it be 4(a-b)^2/(a-b) Responses Math problem check - bobpursley, Sunday, October 12, 2008 at 4:23pm just the numerator.. 4a^2-8ab + 4b^2, right? 4(a-b)^2 Now does that reduce with ...

### math

Short math quadractic equation word problem*best answer? josh buys concert tickets worth $180, he then keeps 2 of the tickets and sells the rest for 9 dollars more, he make a total profit of $36, after selling all the tickets. what was the original ticket price?

### english

1. Which of the following sentences is correctly punctuated? A. The local police asked the F.B.I. to assist with the case. (B). Mr. Jones visited the YMCA before becoming a member. C. Mary remembered to buy milk didn't she? D. The company held it's annual party at the ...

### English

1. My math exam is tomorrow. 2. Tomorrow is my math exam. 3. Tomorrow I have a math exam. 4. I take a math exam tomorrow. (Are all the same and grammatical?) 5. What did you do over the summer vacation? 6. What did you do during the summer vacation? 7. What did you do on the ...

### math

4 numbers are placed in a bag. two are removed and total 2.4. The numbers are returned to the bag and the process is repeated 4 more times. The totals are 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 and 2.8. What are the 4 numbers in the bag? please let me know how you arrived at the answer. I was good ...

### math

In a class of 40 students, 27 like math and 25 like Filipino. At most how many students do not like at least one of these subjects?

### Algebra

In a class of 60 students, 4/5 are members of Math Club. Among the members, 3/5 are girls. How many boys are members of Math Club?