# Critical Thinking/Math

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### Math

How do I get the common multiple of 12, 20, and 35? I am not sure I understand the process. I have 18 toy vans I give7 to lexiev. and 2 to kaitlynne how many do I stil have The common multiple is the number that can be divided evenly by all three numbers. Hint: try 12 x 35. Is...

### math

What is the ratio of English and Science majors to Math and History majors, when you know that there are 400 students majoring in English and 150 students majoring in Science and 200 students majoring in Math and 300 students majoring in History?

### English....Writeacher checkthis out!

I DID IT!:) The Tainted Mirror In Shakespeare’s great tragedy Hamlet, three characters Hamlet, Laertes and Fortinbras, develop as “foils,” or contrasting characters. Several comparisons and contrasts can be shown between the three characters, many of which center around ...

### Math

I need help solving this math problem, please: Problem: Angela's math test had 100 multiple-choice questions. Each correct answer was worth 1 point, each incorrect answer was worth -2 points, and skipped questions were worth 0 points. Angela answered an even number of ...

### math help

I need help solving this math problem, please: Problem: Angela's math test had 100 multiple-choice questions. Each correct answer was worth 1 point, each incorrect answer was worth -2 points, and skipped questions were worth 0 points. Angela answered an even number of ...

### guidance and discipline

Miss Vickers second grade class is having a great time with math centers. They are seated where they are comfortable,some on the floor and some at tables.The students are working with manipulatives they chose from the math shelves. They are talking quietly and recording their ...

### Chemistry

Please can you assist me with the following problem I am totally muddled - I could swear I've never even heard of science!!! H2SO4(aq) ---> 2H+(aq)+(SO4^2-)(aq) A 0.21 g sample of sulfuric acid is dissolved completely in sufficient water to make 0.25 litre of final solution...

### Math

We are currently studying "earning money" for math. I read this sentence: When a store claculates its profit as a percentage of its cost price the profit is always bigger than the profit calculated as a percentage of the selling price. What does it mean and please give me an ...

### Elem.Ed.

Which would be one of the best ways that a teacher can help a student deal with stress? A. Applying proper management techniques. B. Counseling children and families on the effects of stress. C. Providing soothing and relaxing hands-on activities. I do not know if the correct ...

### math-algebra

Find three different ordered pairs that are solutions of the question x=2 and you have to use -1,0,1 for thje subsitut of y or x i don't know.im so confused please help i don't know the ansrer math is hard I can see why you are confused-- so am I. If x = 2, that is just a ...

### 7th grade Math

I have two questions for math. How do I add/subtract an integer Please give me full notes, or webpage please. Also, my teacher said 10-20E (Problems in book we have to do) Is that evens? because the odd answers are in the back of the text book Thanks,

### math

solve the compound inequalities as demostrated being careful of how a negative x- term is handled in the solving process show all math work arriving at the solutions display a simple line qraph for each solution set as demostrated. -1<3+2x<11 (Your and compound ...

### math

Which situation can be modeled by tossing a coin three times? a. choosing which one of sixteen teams will win a tournament c. selecting a desk from thirty-six in a classroom b. deciding which English teacher of eight will win a trip to London d. picking one of six math teachers

### math,algebra

why are function notations important, are they really that important in todays world. Why do make math difficult. what are function notations i don't understand why they are important. 1934.3847569

### math

kenneth has 22 math problems to do for homeworks he has 12 problems done. How many more problems does he have left? If he completes 1 problem every minute, how many more minutes does he have to work?

### math

the mass of 3 dictionaries and 2 textbook is 8 kg and the mass of 3 dictionaries and 3 textbook is 9 kg. find the mass of 5 textbooks? math - Steve, Monday, September 19, 2016 at 5:17am 3d+2t = 8 3d+3t = 9 clearly, t=1 i cant understand it

### Math and Reading

Please help me, my son struggles in the 6th grade. I am afraid that he might have to repeat again. He has low grades in reading and math.I have spoken with his teachers, and they say lack of motivation. How do i help him so he can do what he needs to. I really cant afford ...

### Science

Read an article, and use the article to jump-start your thinking about designing your very own space mission. Think about what you want to explore in the solar system (and why!) and how you might get there. Click on the link below to read the Science NetLinks article “...

### English

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/eyes/ Be sure to read the entire section called Context. Make note of when she lived, when and where she was educated, when she published, etc. All those times can be cross referenced with a good timetable or article about the whole post-Civil War...

### economics

A. Given the above stated preference and supply information, how much alcohol (in ounces) will the average consumer purchase in an average month? How much all other goods will this consumer purchase? B. The program being heavily lobbied by business is to have a tax placed on ...

### math

5th grade math parent. This will sound dumb but.... 5/7 1/2 and 3/14. The sum is 1 3/7 correct? The question reads MArshall surveyed his classmates and found 5/7 have a sister, 1/2 have a brother, and 3/14 do not have siblings. The question is: Why does it make sense for the ...

### math

5th grade math parent. This will sound dumb but.... 5/7 1/2 and 3/14. The sum is 1 3/7 correct? The question reads MArshall surveyed his classmates and found 5/7 have a sister, 1/2 have a brother, and 3/14 do not have siblings. The question is: Why does it make sense for the ...

### Chemistry

As I read it, the question provides you with a word description of the production of diesel fuel, gasoline, lighter gases such as ethane and propane, as well as some of the refinery operations such as cracking. Your job is to take this word description and write an equation ...

### English

1. My favorite class is math class. 2. My favorite class is a math class. 3. My favorite class is the math class. (Which one is correct?)

### Math-which is correct

1 euro is worth 1.2 U.S dollars if I budget 150$ per night for a hotel room. What is the maximum number of euros I should spend for a room? My answer is 108 euros as a maximum (with an actual number of 107.425) Correct??? * Math-check my answer - DrBob222, Tuesday, September ...

### math

I am sorry but I am not good at math, this may seem like a dumb question but I don't do well with word problems? I can't figure it out, maybe I am making it too hard on myself, can someone point me to the right direction? . The distance from Philadelphia to Sea Isle City is ...

### math

I am sorry but I am not good at math, this may seem like a dumb question but I don't do well with word problems? I can't figure it out, maybe I am making it too hard on myself, can someone point me to the right direction? . The distance from Philadelphia to Sea Isle City is ...

### math

not sure if this had to do with math but my professor gave us this last hw assignment that i don't understand at all. It has to do with the grade scaling he does. 4x Exams = 37450 HW = 9362 Final = 16385 Lab = 23407 Recitation = 7022 Total Points = 93626 He asks whats the ...

### Math

I missied school Friday and am not sure how to do my math homework. here is one problem. If someone will help me figure this out and explain it I would be able to figure the rest out. ** Write two values of x for which the i nequality is true 4.5<x<4.6 Will someone ...

### Math(College Algebra)

I'm having trouble how to set up this math problem: Rebecca Herst received a year-end bonus of $17,000 from her company and invested the money in an account paying 6.5%. How much additional money should she deposit in an account paying 5% so that the return on the two ...

### math

The city council has decided to add a 0.3% tax on motel and hotel rooms. If a traveler spends the night in a motel room that costs $55 before taxes, how much will the city receive in taxes from him? I am studying for a exam, would you also know a good website for math review? ...

### Math Help

This is a substitution equation. Would that change the steps that you did? Y=3x+1 Y=5x-3 Answer says x=-2 and y=7 Please explain steps. Thanks math help - MathMate, Monday, April 23, 2012 at 10:25pm Y=3x+1 ...(1) Y=5x-3 ...(2) By comparison of (1) and (2), we conclude that 3x+...

### Math help please

I'm so lost on this math Hw it's over factoring variables and I don't get it. Like my teach said that we are supposed to have the number and letter in front of everything. For example: -14x^2-7x+21 For factoring I got 7x(-2x-1+3) Because my teacher told me to to combine both 7...

### math

I have a question on my math that my teacher cant help me with because this one is for try it. Can you help me see if it is right?: It says: 12 . Wich is equal to 30 hundreths? A)3 thousandths B)3tenths C)3 tens D)3thousands I think the answer is B but, it really confuses me ...

### Math

The concrete for a sidewalk is being poured outside the perimeter of a new subdivision, which is a 280 ft. by 720 ft. rectangle. The building code requires that the sidewalk be 5 feet wide and 8 inches deep. How many cubic yards of concrete will need to be poured? math: ...

### Physics

Help me out! Thanks! You guys have really helped me before. Question 1 What does the law of inertia say about the velocity and acceleration of a body that is subject to no external influences? a) The velocity slows to zero as the object decelerates. b) The speed can change but...

### Science-Ms.Sue

Which of the following correctly states the relationship between monkeys and humans? A. Humans and monkeys evolved from apes. B. Humans evolved from monkeys. C. Humans and monkeys evolved from the same ancestor, which is now extinct. D. Humans evolved from apes and monkeys ...

### Math

Situation: You exercised 24 hours each month for a year. How many hours did you exercise by the end of the year? You may be able to do the math mentally thanks to expanded notation and the Distributive Property How would I put this into distributive property??

### math

hi my name is hedi and i am in serious need with help with some math problems dealing with polynomials can some one please help me? Determine whether each expression is a polynomial. If it is a polynomial, state the degree of the polynomial. (This is the question) 1.5x^3+2xy6^...

### Math

One of the "think outside the box" problems in my math work is really challenging me. I need to write and equation expressing: 8 cos theta + 15 sin theta as a single sinusoid I tried graphing to no avail and there is nothing in my textbook about turning an equation like that ...

### math

If a man drove 3.5 miles to a gas station and on the way home drove 2 times that +.7 miles,how many miles did he drive?? 3.5 + 2 times 3.5 + .7 = what Do the math. 17.5 omg ur so smart...

### Math

A math class has 25 students. There are 13 students who are only in the band, 4 students who are only on the swimming team, and 5 students who are in both groups. How many students are not in either group? I think it's 3 students?

### Math

Linda got a math test handed back to her and got a 96% on it. However she lost the test, not knowing what she got. If she knows that she scored a 43 on the test then how many 1- mark questions are there on the test?

### Math

e Math Test: grandmother buys grandson a plastic bat & ball for a $1.10. The bat cost a dollar more than the ball. How much did the ball cost?

### math

Hannah's grade on her last math test was 4 points more than Mark's grade. Write an expression for Hannah's grade, using m as a variable. Evaluate the expression if m=92.

### Math (Function differentiable)

Determine whether the function is differentiable at x=2 x^2+1 for x<(or equal to) 2 4x-3 for x>2 I did the math for the limits of both equations and they both approach to 4. So that means they are differentiable right?

### Childhood Education

Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A Math and science B Social studies and science C Cooking and math D Social studies and cooking

### Math Statistics

The table below shows Rico’s grades during the third term in four subjects. Subject Units Grade Math 1.5 98 Science 2 97 English 1.5 95 A.P. 1 99 What was Rico’s average grade in the four subjects?

### math

Fractions and mixed numbers are often used in everyday life. Discuss a real-life example in which you would need to add, subtract, multiply, or divide fractions or mixed numbers, and show the math

### program planning

Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A. Math and science B. Social studies and science C. Cooking and math D. Social studies and cooking

### math

In a recent Math Duel, my team began by graphing 51x+24+75. If our opponents graphed a line parallel to ours, they might have graphed A. 17x+16y=25 B. 17x+8y=50 C. 34x+8y+50 D. 34x+16y=50

### Math

There are 8 more girls in the math club. The club has a total of 44. How many are girls and how many are boys?

### Math

Jared can work 54 math problems in 1 hour. How many problems can he work in 10minutes?

### properties and mental math

use properties and mental math to find the value of (86 + 27) + 3

### Math - Discrete math

(1) For all integers y, there is an integer x so that x^3 + x = y. (2)For all integers x, x^3 + x is even Thank you for your help.

### Math

There are 28 students in math class. 22 of them passed the test. What percentage passed the test.

### To Ms.Sue And All Teachers

I am new in this website. Please help me with my math homework. How do you subtract fractions? How do you subtract 7 and 2/5 AND 4 and 5/10? (7 and 2/5 - 4 and 5/10) How do you subtract 6/10 and 6/20? Thank you! Please visit the following site for a super good tutorial: http...

### Math (probability) repost for Christine

Math - Christine, Tuesday, October 16, 2007 at 9:13am The odds against Amy winning the tennis tournament are 5:2. Find the probability that Amy wins the tournament ?

### statistics

What is the probability that a student in a college of 650 students in both a math major and a computer science major ( assuming these events are independent) If there are 72 math majors and 105 computer science majors?

### 4th Grade Math: Help Is Needed ASAP

My son is in the fourth grade and is needing help with these math problems. Can someone please help him with these problems. 1. 2/3+2/9= 2. 3/5+3/10= 3. 5/12+1/3= 4. Find the sum of 1/6 and 1/12 5. Add 1/4 to the answer in Exercise 4. 6. What is the sum of 1/8, 1/4, and 3/8? 7...

### math: counting techniques

Six problems (numbered 1 to 6) are set for a math test. A student can score 0, 1, 2, 3 points for each problem. Find the number of ways to score a total of 15 points for the six problems.

### CRt 205

CRT-205 Week 5 Fallacy Matrix Categorizing Fallacies • Categorize each fallacy statement by copying fallacy type from the list below into the Fallacy Type text box adjacent the fallacy statement. • Provide an explanation as to why you think it is that fallacy type in the ...

### Math

Okay. I have questions like "Walks ten meters in 3 seconds" . How do I find her walking rate. After that I have to find an equation to represent the distance she walks in t seconds. Please help me...Im very confused and terribe at math

### Math

For an experiement to test elastic collision, ball 2 was at rest and ball 1 was released from a certain height and distance and hit ball 2. A set of measurements were collected which was v1 and v2 prime for each ball. I need to calculate the kinetic energy before and after ...

### COLLEGE COURSE, CRITICAL THINKING

We present this selection as an example of a fairly well-reasoned argumentative essay. There is more here than arguments—there’s some window dressing and you’ll probably find some slanters here and there as well. You should go through the selection and identify the ...

### Poetry 7 - Revised!

"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 ...

### World History

Basically we had to come up with our own topic with the realm of East Asia. We also had to keep it before the 20th century. I have decided to write on Political Factionalism in the Yi Dynasty. It's a mother load of a paper, 2500/3000 words. I was thinking of dividing it up ...

### 3rd grade

math to endure the heat,firefighters wear protective gear that weighs about 40 pounds.If a suited-up firefighter weighs 220 pounds,how can you use mental math to find the firefighters weight without the gear?

### math

Posted by question on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 4:56pm. solve 5/8x + 1/16x=7/16+= the solution is x=___ Responses math - Mr. L, Wednesday, July 22, 2009 at 7:23pm 5/8x is the same as 10/16x That should help my final answer would be 7/27 do i have it right

### 3 rd math

no i'm not try to cheat. i just want to understand how do you round the #132 to the nearest million . if 2 in million place should i round up or keep it same value. i just want to able to understand . on my kids math practic only . it's not an actual homework .

### To all students posting math questions

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### math

Use symbolic Math symbolic representation: 1. You observe that oen fox eats 100 rabbits each year. You have the idea that every increase of one int eh fox population will cause the rabbit population to decrease by 100.

### 7th grade math pre algebra

I'm confused about this math question my teacher gave us today. Bowser's dog food is 40% meat. How much dog food would Bowser eat in order to get 11 kgs of meat?

### math

Mrs. rhombus has to make supply bags for a math lesson. She has 60 folders, 45 pairs of scissors, and 30 rulers. What is the greatest number of supply bags that Mrs. Rhombus can use to divide the school supplies into equal groups?

### Stats

You have many old textbooks in your apartment. You have 6 math books, 7 econ, and 4 accounting. Assume that each textbook is different than the other. A) What is the probability that the last book is one of the economic textbooks? B) What is the probability that none of the ...

### Math

Use the graph below to answer the following question. I'll post the link to the graph below. Find the slope. A. 2 B. -1/2 C. -2 D. 1/2 Honestly I'm horrible at Math so I can't really pick a answer can someone please help me? Please explain to me how to work this problem.

### Math

The Walters' backyard pool is rectangular in shape and is similar to the rectangle formed by their fenced backyard. The pool measures 10 ft long and 8 ft wide. If the length of the backyard is 35 ft long, what is the width of the backyard? Math - Henry, Monday, December 5, ...

### math

find the slope of the line through the given points (8,-2) and (8,-1) when i do the math I come up with 1/0 as the slope making that infinite. Our choices for the answer are: a)0 B) 1/16 c) 3/16 d) no slope would the answer be d since the slope is infinite?

### math

in a math contest of 20 problems. 5 hpoints given each correct answer. 25 points are deducted for each incorrect answer. if janelle answered 20 problems and scored 72 points. how many correct answers did she had?

### math/ chemistry

so I have this chemistry problem which involves math and basically I need to convert 62 g/mol into mol/L but I don't know how. like do you DIVIDE the g/mol by 1000 to convert g to L? and then how to you get the mol to become the numerator?

### Math

HELLO, THIS IS MY FIRST TIME USEING THE JISKHA WEBSITE. I NEED HELP WITH MY HOMEWORK. PLEASE HELP ME WITH MY HOMEWORK! THANK YOU! _______________________________________ MY MATH HOMEWORK: 30 DIVIDED BY 10 56 DIVIDED BY 6 55 DIVIDED BY 10 30/10=3 55/10=5.5 or 5&1/2 Tell what ...

### Math 213 Elementary Math

2. Let U = {x x is a female} A = {x x is a mathematician} B = {x x owns a pickup} C = {x x owns a dog}

### math

a student earned a grade of 80% on a math test that had 20 problems. How many problems on this test did the student answer correctly?

### f math

please what is the answer to this f math question......1-cos^2X=0 for 0°less dan equals X..then X less dan equals 270

### math (check answer)

You want to know the number of students in your school that have a January birthday. You survey the students in your math class. Three students have a January birthday, and 32 do not. So, you conclude that about 8.6% of the students in your school have a January birthday. ...

### Computer Science

public class RandomPhoneNumber { public static void main(String[] args) { int num1=(int)(Math.random()*7); int num2=(int)(Math.random()*7); int num3=(int)(Math.random()*7); int set1=(int)(100+Math.random()*642); int set2=(int)(1000+Math.random()*8000); System.out.println("Your...

### Math - 2nd try

Please show me how to set up and solve: You have 6 cups of sugar. It takes 1 cup of sugar to make 24 cookies. The function c(s) = 24s represents the number of cookies, c, that can be made with s cups of sugar. What domain and range is reasonable for the function? math - ...

### math,help

What does it mean to factor an algebraic expression into prime factors? Prime factors are factors that cannot be further factored. Do you know what a interval is in math terms? i need the definition yeah so what do you mean it should be put in help not here in quetions caus ei...

### math

In a contest , 2 participants were asked about their age . To test the strength of their math , they are asked to add their ages together. One answer 44 and the other gives 1280. The first obtained from the parse age with one another , while the second can multiply both their ...

### DRWLS,MATH,ALGEBRA

Drawls, How did you get 2h. and then the 2a/h from.Can you help me understand it when you get a chance. Directions: Solve each literal equation for the indicated variable. A=1/2h(B+b) (For b) Area of a trapezoid For Further Reading math,algebra - drwls, Monday, December 18, ...

### math

How can I add a two digit number and two three digit numbers in my head. Any tricks anyone knows in connection with short-cuts to solving different math problems( such as addition, subtraction,multiplication, division, rounding, conversions, percents) in your head when you can...

### Math

I need some help please. I don't understand the math that we are doing. Please explains to me in detail how to do radical expressions and like how to simplify them and stuff. I don't get it and it would be much appreciated. here is one of the problems. Also my computer does ...

### math

Dr needs 500 needles priced at 2.60 per hundred. If he pays within 10 days, she receives a 2% discount, sales tax 5.5%. What amount would you pay with the discount? My math 2.60 x 500 needles = $13.00 $13.00 x 5.5% = 72cents 13.00 + .72 = $13.72 $13.72 - 2% = 27cents 13.72 - ....

### Math

Kerry skates laps around the playgroung. The playground is 150 meters long and 50 meters wide. How many laps will it take her to skate 1 kilometer? I need els really badly and I av a math test tommorow I need to study perimeter and area.... I old appreciate ur help. Tnx😊

### math

It could be different. One is supposed to define symbols before one starts with a Let statement, as in Let B= a constant Let b= some other constant or let b=B I suspect it is a sloppy typographical error, so B+b= 2B or =2b in math is there a differenc in B and b for example if...

### Math- consecutive intigers

A student opens a math book to two consecutive pages with a sum of 1640. What are the two pages? I would need one odd number and one even. 819 and 820 are as close as I can come. What am I missing?

### Math

Dear Readers, I am a 6th grader that recently took a math test. I got a question wrong, and I think it was because I don't know the definition to the question. Can you please tell me what an interval in mathematical terms is. Please give me something a 6th grader can ...

### Childhood Education

Learning to make candy from a recipe would relate most directly to which two of the 13 activity areas? A Math and science B Social studies and science C Cooking and math D Social studies and cooking . I belive the C is the correct answer

### 7th Grade Math

I am stumped about the order of the steps to follow on the right side of a 2-step math equation that I have for homework tonight: 2(6d+3)=18-3(16-3d) Do I multiply -3 times 16 and -3 times -3d or do I isolate the minus/negative sign and multiply 3 times 16 and 3 times -3d? ...