Critical Thinking/Math

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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?


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.


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


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?

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 ...


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


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)


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...


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, ...


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 ...


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...


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,...


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 ...


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!!!!


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....


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 ...


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?


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


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??


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?

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 ...


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 ...


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...


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...


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

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 ...

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...


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?


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, ...

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 - 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


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...

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...


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...


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?


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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?


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?

dumb math

9+9=w w= 18...right? ............18......dumb...math 9+9=18, you dumbos.

math pls help Ms Sue

could you pls check my math 6< s +7 -1<s -8.7<y + (-12.4) 21.1<y x + 17 > 10 -7 > x 11 > j + (-19) 30>j 24.3 > g- (-14.4) 38.7> g f + (-20) > -7 f > 30


I don't understand how to do my math homework. 7 over 6. (-18 over 35)


can someone explain y we have 2 have math???


c-d / d-c I know the answer is -1, but what is the math that I have to show to get to that answer? Thanks!

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 ...


math ? FIND THE VALUE OF 5 - 35,791 a. five hundred b. five thousand c. five thousandths d. not given I selected - b. five thousand correct? or not?


If the word,"if," in math mean multiply and,"is," means equal, what does the word,"was'" mean??? EX: Four times a number was 22 greater than twice the number.


my math homework tells me to find the area of a circle using it's circumference. the circumference given was. can someone explain to me how to find the area?

math literacy life science, history,tourism

Can I do medical orthotic and prosthetic while doing math literacy and life science. CAn I QUALlifY?

2 NDT grade math

Ok math smarties: Billy has 2 more green marbles than blue marbles. In all, he has 15 marbles. How many blue marbles does he have?

Finite Math Help Please!!!

Finite Math Help Please!!! Can someone help me ? I am confused about this Problem? Median Quartile 1 (Q1) Quartile 3 (Q3) for boxplot 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Data


Please explain how to figure out the following 7th grade math problem: If a rubber ball bounces exactly 1/2 the height from which it is dropped; and it is dropped from the top of a building that is 64 meters tall, how high will the ball bounce on its eighth bounce?


Posted by mota on Saturday, March 1, 2008 at 3:34am. THE MASS OF THE SUN IS ABOUT 10^27 METRIC TONS , OR 10^30 KILOGRAMS . HOW MANY KILOGRAMS ARE IN ONE METRIC TON ? ----------------------------- math - drwls 1000. ----------------------------- explain please i want to ...


Hello! I am here because I have a question. In math we are starting a new unit: Probability. One of the questions on my homework are "A number cube with the numbers 1 through 6 is rolled. Find the probability of rolling a complement of 4." I have no idea what a complement is. ...

Stupid Math School Math

Two cars are 750 miles apart and start moving towards each other. One car moves with the average speed of 40 mph and the other is 10 mph faster. When will the cars meet if they started to move at 11:00 a.m.?


There is a graph and on the right hand side it has numbers going up from 0, 7, 14, 21, 28, 35, 42, 49, 56, 63, 70 these numbers represent Time (days) on the bottom it has 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 which represents Time (weeks) The math question is what is a real life ...


hi im lauren and i have a big math test tomorrow(7th grade) and i need 2 know wht interval means. And i need the expalnation 2 be so simple that a little kid can understand it. lol. Can someone answer like in the next 10 mins plz! thx!! hurry peeps!!lol

Math: Geometry

I am having trouble with a problem from my online math class. I tried using the basic angle properties of circles, but didn't get anywhere: Let ABCD be a cyclic quadrilateral. Let P be the intersection of AD and BC, and let Q be the intersection of AB and CD. Prove that the ...

Math repost for Andy

math - Andy, Thursday, October 25, 2007 at 7:37pm can you please help me with this math problem? If you can here is the question: Seventy-five years ago, pharmacists weighed medicine on balances like the ones you have been using. The mass pieces were very expensive, so a ...


how do i do this math problem ? what is my age ? add my age , plus half of it , plus a third of it , plus 3 times three . the results is 6 score and ten , what is my age ?


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 ...

Math check 3

f(x) = 1/(x+7)+15/(x-8). Find all a for which f(a)=f(a+15). I understand this so far f(a)=f(a+15) 1/(7+a) + 15/(a-8) = 1/(a+22) + 15/(a+7) I have multiplied the LCD of (a-8)(a+7)(a+22)by both sides with no luck. This is a multiple choice question a.) -161/8 b.) 120/7 c.) 161/7...


Hi - I'm reposting this thread please read the bottom...thanks. Ajax is 8 km due west of Oshawa. Uxbridge is 16 km NW of Oshawa. How far is it from Ajax to Uxbridge? Explain whether you have enough information to solve this problem. my answer was 13.856 km but not confident ...

Science Check Please Dr.Bob222

I am sorry would..Hopefully this would make it easier 1. Your ____ is your first line of defense against pathogens. brain heart large intestine skin * 2. Blood vessels help regulate your body's temperature. When it's cold, your blood vessels ____ to decrease blood flow and ...

Math-help please

My daughter is doing 5th grade math division. Her teacher has shown her a different way to divide these days. I know the answer I get (the old way), but can you tell me how you get the answer for 233 divided by 29. They have her "Xing" out the last 3 in 233 and dividing it ...

To debbie: business math

You've posted at least 25 business math questions in the last couple of days, with no indication of your own efforts. In addition you ignored my request to respond to the requests we made to your early posts. As I told you yesterday, until you respond to them, your posts will ...

4th grade math

I too am trying to help my son with his math homework. Problem is: at a Pokemon Tournament there are 6 players. Each player counted his cards at the beginning: These are the landmarks for the group: Minimum: 8, Maximum: 16, Moes: 13, Median: 14. Lisrt the numbers of cards each...


Hello, I'm doing a review sheet for math and a certain question states: "solve: ln(3/4)" What should I take solve to mean? Do I just change it's form to ln(3/4) = ln3 - ln 4 ? Or, perhaps, I need to actually enter in the value into a calculator. How would you take on this ...

Math,english,further math,government,CRS,lit in english,yoruba,civic,agric,biology

The fourth and sixth term of an arithmetic progession are -4 and -10 respectively. Find A.the common difference B.the first term C.sum of the first twelve terms

The Curriculum

Which of the following is not an effective instructional strategy to help children develop math concepts? A. Using collections of commonly found objects for them to explore and manipulate B. Encouraging children to come up with their own conclusions rather than giving them ...


wat is the squre root of 309


I need a formula. 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 answer did he have

math and desperate

What similarities and differences are there between functions and linear equations? Are all linear equations functions? Is their an instance when a linear equation is not a function support your answer. Im not good at math please help.

Fair Game

Okay, I am in 6 grade and I am doing definitions; math definitions. Theres something called a "fair game" but I am not for sure if it has to do wih math, or a regular game... plz help. This assignment is due this week..... (-_-) Thxx !! ~


A book publisher is shipping a new book in boxes of 200. If 30 boxes fit in 1 shipping crate, how many books are in 20 shipping crates? Explain the mental math you used to solve the problem.


1( which number is the solution for m + 90 = 150 A( 50 B( 60 C( 140 D( 240 2(which number is the solution of n/3 = -12 A( -36 B( -4 C( 4 D( 36 3( use mental math to find the solution of 19b = 190 A(10 B(11 C(171 D(280 4(estimate the solution of y + 1.8 = 3.14 to the nearest ...


There are 24 students in Mrs.Smith's 1st block class. 1/4 of the class passed the math test with an A. 12 students in the class passed the math test with a B. What percent of the students in the class passed the test?

Dr.Bob (thx) Check my work for this one pls

What is the molar solubility of Sr3(AsO4)2 and the concentration of Sr^2+ and AsO4^-3 in a saturated solution at 25 deg Celsius? The Ksp is 1.3E-18. Show the balanced reaction. Below, I write M.S. (molecular solubility) 1)Sr3(AsO4)2<---> 3Sr^2+ + 2AsO4^-3 M.S. xmol/L 3x ...


suppose you bought some 32 cents stamps and some 20 cents stamps. you spent $3.92 for 16 stamps. how many of each stamp did you buy? i got the equation--.32x + .20y = $3.92 but don't know how to solve for x and y what class/level is this for 8th grade math


On a math test,12 students earned an A. This number is exactly 25% of the total number of students in the class. How many students are in the class? 'In this problem I'm not sure whether I'm being asked to solve for one or two unknowns. May I have your help ? Thank you.

Math please help 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


Pedro spent 2 1/5 hours on his math himework and half as lomg on his science homework one weekend. If his english and social studies homework took 7/8 as long, how much time did he spent on homework that weekend?


Hi I need help with this math problem: The plane that contains the points (8,3,1), (2,6,3), and (4,6,2) has an equation of the form ax + by + cz = d. Find coefficients for this equation, trying two different approaches to the problem. One method uses vectors, another does not...


I am having trouble with the concept of unit conversions for math C30. I am in cyber school and it does not seem to be explaining it as much as I would like. Here is the question: Change 25 kilometers per hour into feet per second. Can you please explain how you are finding ...

LA Help

"The Rider" A boy told me if he rollerskated fast enough his loneliness couldn't catch up to him. the best reason I ever heard for trying to be a champion. What I wonder tonight pedaling hard down King William Street is if it translates to bicycles. A victory! To leave your ...

math ( help)

Gli bought 9 cds.some of them cost $12.75, and the rest cost $11.95. the total was $112.35. how many did he buy at each price? Let E be the expensive, and C the cheaper. E+C=9 E(12.75) + C (11.95)=112.35 the answer to your math problem is 6 cds for 12.75 and 3 cds for 11.95


shelley spent 17 min washing the dishes. she spent 38 min cleaning her room. explain how you can use mental math to find how long shelley spent on the two tasks?


I have a question Me and a friend are doing our math homework and ran into a conflict What would be the product of 8-1x0+2/2 I say it would be 5 and my friend here says it would be 1 I did 1x0=0 8+2=10 10/2=5 Thanks

Internatinal Relations

Five of the most serious international problems facing the world today are: 1) the proliferation of WMD 2) international terrorism 3) economic development in impoverished countries 4) international financial stability 5) climate change In which of these five areas do you ...


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