# Critical Thinking/Math

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### Math

Samantha has homework in five subjects tonight. She has 15 minutes of science, 20 minutes of math, 30 minutes of reading, 20 minutes of writing, and 15 minutes of geography. If her mom walked in randomly while she was doing her homework, what subject would she most likely see ...

### Math

At the beginning of the year last year a math department budget was 15% of the total budget. This year it was 10% of the total budget. What percet did the math department budget decrease from last year?

### 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 - Steve, Monday, September 19, ...

### Math repost for Justin

Math - justin, Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at 9:04pm what is the answer to the dot thing were you have three rows of there dots and you have to connect them all with four straight lines and no diagnals plez write back befor october 13 2007

### Math

How can you order three whole numbers with different numbers of digits without comparing the digits? Give an example. I think that I can use the same number with different place numbers like: 4, 44, 444; I don't have to compare numbers. Is this right? If not please help me.( ...

### math

HELP heres a math problem ; give me a formula for it please;;; a carpenter has several boards of equal length. he cuts 3/5 of each board.after cutting the boards , he notices that he has enough pieces left over to make up the same length as 4 of the origional boards. how many ...

### Math/solving two-step equatios(distributive proper

Good morning! I am trying to help my nephew who because of seizures when he was younger has a hard time understanding math. I need step-by-step (written in words) on how to do two-step equations (distributive properties). 3(c+5)=12. 5(4d+8)=40. -(2k-11)=7. 3/4(4x+8)=-12 -4(3x-...

### English

1. Do you quietly think so? 2. Do you really think so? 3. Do you easily think so? 4. Do you finally think so? 5. He solved the math problem very quietly. 6. He solved the math problem very really. 7. He solved the math problem very easily. 8. He solved the math problem very ...

### math

Your aunt lends you 175 dollars to buy a guitar she will decrease the amount you owe bye 25 dollars for each day you help her bye doing odd jobs. Write a verbal model that you can use to find the decrease in the amount you owe your aunt depending on the number of days you help...

### math

I need help with these two math problems. i have been trying those for two hours. Can't find the answer. use grouping symbols to make each equation true. 1/2*2^3/2*4/8*4/2=1/2 64-5*1+4/8+5=3 *= multiplication is there any qucik way or any trick to solve these problems quickly ...

### Physics

A sled weighing 60 N is pulled horizontally across snow so that the coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.100. A penguin weighing 70 N rides on the sled. If the coefficient of static friction between the penguin and the sled is 0.700, find the ...

### HCA331

To complete the following assignment, go to this week's Final Paper link in the left navigation. Final Project Given all of the information that you have learned about health care education, this assignment challenges you to convey that information to other health care ...

### math

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 ...

### math

Alexandra correctly answered 90% of the questions on a math test. If she missed 4 questions, how many questions were on the test?

### Just for "Ms.Sue"

Hey, "Ms.Sue". Ms.Sue you have been very helpful. But I keep getting stuck. 5th grade math is a challenge especially after my teachers stroked and we were out of school for almost all of September and no one in my house understands this new math either. I NEED HELP!!!!!!!!! ...

math professor is thrown off the matthews bridges, height 240ft, by a disgruntled calculus class with an intitial upward velocity of 10ft/s a) assumign the acceleration dude to gravity is -32ft/s^2,find the macimum height of the professor. b) find the time before the professor...

### Math

Eli's Dad made him a birthday cake, but forgot to buy candles. He could only find a few. But Eli was smart in math, so his Dad said "The ratio of candles to years is 3 to 5" That gave him the right number. How old was Eli? I am very confused on how to even begin finding the ...

### Math

math forms for construction are made of cement like the one shown. this one has a hollow cylindrical center. what is the total volume of the form? use 3.14 as an approximation for pi. round answer to nearest tenth. Diameter for cylinder is 0.5 ft Width for cube is 1 ft Length ...

### math

i really need to know what.... 4 to the power of 77 is... 477 = 2.28360 x 1046 according to my calculator. i don't know how to do factors with two digit numbers. Please click Post a New Question, put Math in the subject line, and post your question. It would help if you gave ...

### math

help my daughter has a math problem and came to me for help, I am lost.... what is the gcf for the following trinomial? x^3-18x^2+28x I am assumming you are trying to factorise we can simply take out an x to give: x(x^2-18x+28) the quadratic will not factorise simply but if ...

### math

on a tv game show, the contestant is asked to select a door and then is rewrded with the prize behind the door selected. if the doors can be selected with equal probability, what is the expected value of the selection if the three doors have behind them a 40 thousand dollar ...

### math

every row and column contains the same numbers and the same math signs, but they are arranged in a different order each time. can you find the correct order to arrive at the finals totals shown. only using 4 8 3 5 and * + - to make 31 15 20 21 9 17 11 27 ...but you only can ...

### math

every row and column contains the same numbers and the same math signs, but they are arranged in a different order each time. can you find the correct order to arrive at the finals totals shown. only using 4 8 3 5 and * + - to make 31 15 20 21 9 17 11 27 ...but you only can ...

### math

every row and column contains the same numbers and the same math signs, but they are arranged in a different order each time. can you find the correct order to arrive at the finals totals shown. only using 4 8 3 5 and * + - to make 31 15 20 21 9 17 11 27 ...but you only can ...

### bridge

Mr. Feng conducted five math tests. Trinity had completed four tests and scored 79, 78, 82, and 75. She wanted to achieve an average of 80% in her math tests. Write an inequality to find the minimum score Trinity can make on the fifth test in order to score an 80% for all the ...

### Chemistry

Complete the following table for aqueous solutions of caffeine, C8H10O2N4. a) molality b) mass percent solvent c) Ppm solute All we're given is Mole fraction solvent= .900. How do I solve for the other parts with only this?? It XH2O = 0.9, then Xcaffeine=0.1. Suppose we have 0...

### Math Repost for Mecca

Math - mecca, Wednesday, October 24, 2007 at 9:20pm Lauren has collected 150 nickels and dimes. She has 70 more nickels than dimes. How many nickels and how many dimes

### Math

Posted by Lance on Friday, April 27, 2007 at 9:47pm in response to math. please give us one set of numbers so we can work an example for you. What was the percentage increase in motor vehicle production in countries outside the United States from 1950 – 1997? 1950- 10,577 ...

### Math

I need to figure out how to make graphs on a computer for a math project. Any help? I need to make histograms, back to back boxplots, and back to back stemplots.

### math

alan scored a total of 14 points for answering all 15 questions on a math quiz for every correctly answered question alan got 2 points for every wrong ahe lost 2 points how many questions did he answer correclty

### math

alan scored a total of 14 points for answering all 15 questions on a math quiz for every correctly answered question alan got 2 points for every wrong ahe lost 2 points how many questions did he answer correclty

### Math

Lenlen cut a rectangular block of cheese into cubes with an edge of 3cm each. The base area of the block is 36 cm squared. If the block is 6 cm high, how many cubes of cheese did Lenlen get in all? That is my math hw It needs an equation solution and answer

### Math lit,life sciences,bussiness study,geography

Im in grade 10 and im doing math literacy,life sciences,business study,geography,life orientation,english and isizulu,what career path do i need to follow?im literaly lost.

### calculus

v(t)= Ce^(k(square root(t)) Suppose that the dealer, who is 25 years old, decides to sell the card at time , sometime in the next 40 years: 0< or equal to t < or equal to 40. At that time , he’ll invest the money he gets for the sale of the card in a bank account that ...

### Stats

Suppose the correlation between SAT Verbal scores and Math scores is 0.57 and that these scores are normally distributed. If a student's Verbal score places her at the 90th percentile, at what percentile would you predict her Math score to be?

### Math (Very Easy Math)

I'm kind of confused as to what simplified mean? Can you please provide me with a definiton... Like I'm kind of stumped as to what one is more simplified -7(2x + 3) or -14x -21 Please explain what it mean for an expression to be "simplified"

### Math

A recipe for a special sauce calls for 4/5 of a cup of ginger and 1 1/4 cups of pineapple juice. How many cups of ginger would you need if 3 cups of pineapple juice are poured into the mixture? Math PLEASE HELP IT'S URGENT!!!!!

### Math (money)

HIII!!! I NEED HELP ON MATH! PLEASE HELP! Melissa has spent \$17 so far on gifts. The additional amount she will spend will be more than \$8. What are the possible total amount she will spent? Use c for the total amount (in dollars) she will spend.

A map shows a main gas pipeline running straight from A(45,60) to B(65,40) a) Is the point C(63,54) on the branch pipeline? Explain your reasoning b) What is the shortest route for connecting point C to the main pipeline.Explain **OMGGGG PLZZZ HELPPP, THANK YOUUUUUU!!!!!!!!!!!

### math

For more than 4000 years the Great Pyramid of Giza stood as the tallest structure in the world. After it was completed, the pyramid stood an amazing 481 feet high. Y 9 th. grade math Semester Project: The Great Pyramid of Giza

### Algebra

I am a parent trying help my son, who has trouble understanding and remembering how to work his math. I never had this math, so it is hard for me to explain it. If I see it worked out. Then I can explain it, (I, Think) here is the problems. A ball is tossed into the air and it...

CHECK THESE MATH ANSWERS PLEASE 1. There are 18 boys and 12 girls in a math class.what is the ratio of girls to total students? A.18:30 B.12:30(I PICK THIS) C.30:12 D.30:18 2.which of the following ratios are equivalent to 6:9? Choose all that apply. A.3:2 B.18/27 C.30:45 D.24...

CHECK THESE MATH ANSWERS PLEASE 1. There are 18 boys and 12 girls in a math class.what is the ratio of girls to total students? A.18:30 B.12:30(I PICK THIS) C.30:12 D.30:18 2.which of the following ratios are equivalent to 6:9? Choose all that apply. A.3:2 B.18/27 C.30:45 D.24...

### math

Robert's acct p \$98.50 has been delinquent for three months. Office procedures charge a 2% service charge after 90 days componded monthly and is added to future bills. What will be the amount owed after nine months? I did \$98.50 x 2% = \$1.97 \$1.97 x 6months = \$11.82 \$98.50+ \$...

### Math

Hello I was wondering if you can help me with some math. I cant figure this problem and when my friend helped me they came up with a different answer. The question is find the surface area of the cylinder. The radius is 8 and the height is 8. Use 3.14 for pi and round to the ...

There are 8 more girls than boys in the Math Club. The club has 44 memebers. How many boys and how many girls are in the club? Show your work.

### math

on her first two math tests, Gracie has an average score of 86. If she got a score of 92 on the first test, what is her score on the second test?

How do you explain how to do this math problem to a child? 7/10 of the U.S. population (175,104,000)in 1991 believed saying A to be true. What is the total population? We are trying to find what the whole population total is. They have given us 7/10 or 1755,104,00. How do we ...

### Math- Reiny can you help me with this question

I know how to do the work, but the way the question is worded I am not sure the answer. The math works comes out to -2 which is b but if you want the number less than -2 the answer is c. Which are they asking for . This is my work. Which is the value is in the solution set for...

Carl shades a row on a multiplication table. The products in the row are all even. The ones digits in the products repeat 0,4,8,2,6. What row does Carl shade? Now I am awful at math and don't even begin to understand this question!! Please help

### math-calculus

30/x^2-25 = 3/x-5-2/x+5 i be left with 30 = 3x^2-75-2x^2+50 i not sure what to do? i use the quadratic formula? math-calculus - Steve, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:38pm First, you have to simplify properly: 30/(x^2-25) = 3/(x-5) - 2/(x+5) 30 = 3(x+5) - 2(x-5) You were ok ...

### math

If a single letter is drawn from the set( matheics) what is the probability that the letter drawn is a member of the set (math)

### English Grammar

Which sentence uses proper grammar? I'm bored by math class. Or I'm bored of math class.

### math

The mean score on a Math exam was 50% and the standard deviation was 10%. Assume the results were normally distributed. (a) What percent of students earned a score between 50% and 70%? (b) If 60 students took the exam, how many got a score between 50% and 70%?

### math

An art student wants to make a model of the classroom. The length of the classroom is 2.4 times its width. The length of the students model is 42 in. What should the width of the model be? a. 17.5 in b. 20.5 in c. 83.6 in d. 100.8 in Use mental math to determine the solution x...

### Psychology Question-DESPERATE FOR HELP!!!

People typically adjust to a group's social norms by: 1.paying attention to the negative consequences that result when someone violates one of those norms. 2.noticing the differences among group members' behaviors. 3.asking a group leader to explain why they think and behave ...

### math

in a grade 7 class, 36 students are either members of the math club or science club or both. 10 students are members of both clubs. if 31 students are members of the math club how many are members of the science club?

I wrote my math homework questions. It's in Jiskha Homework Help Forum In: Name:Tanisha Subject:Math Thank You! I already replied, you don't need to make a new question asking someone to answer...... Thanks for the answer! It was a good help! the product of 7_ ,4_ , and 1_ IS...

### math

I was wondering if someone could help guide me with this problem.. math is my worst subject... I would appreciate it definately, thank you.. 3 1/5 divided by 7/8 x 2/3= I think I am making it too hard on myself... my first step would be to change the mixed into an improper ...

### math

Urban Community College is planning to offer courses in Finite Math, Applied Calculus, and Computer Methods. Each section of Finite Math has 40 students and earns the college \$40,000 in revenue. Each section of Applied Calculus has 40 students and earns the college \$60,000, ...

### math

Solve following system of equations? x+3z=-2 2x+2y+z=4 3x+y-2z=5 i need help with few so i can get hang of this math plz. Perform row operations write new matrix [132 -312 2-11| 073] R1+R2 using x,yand z variables write system linear equations represented by matrix [702 0174-...

### Last Math problem I promise

a cellular phone company offers a contract for which the cost C, in dollars of t minutes of telephoning is given c=0.25(t-300)+65.95 where it is assumed that t >== 300 minutes what times will keep costs between 106.20 and 139.20? I am already lost at word problems... please...

### math

On a T.v. game show a contestant is asked to select a door and then is rewarded with the prize behind the door selected. If the doors can be selected with equal probability what is the expected value of the selection if the three doors behind them have \$40000 foreign car, a \$3...

Anna mixes the letters S, E, L, E, C, T, E and D thoroughly, without looking, Mary draws one letter. Expressed as a fraction, decimal, and percentage, what is the probability that E will not be the letter mary selects A 3/8 0.375 37.5% B 8/5 1.6 16% C 5/8 0.625 62.5% D 8/3 2....

### math

What is the definition for an EXPRESSION ? An expression in English can be a short sentence, or a sentence fragment. Take a hike. Go figure. What's up? Whatever. In math, an expression is again a fragment, it can be complete or not complete. 2x + 1 Sin^2(2x) + 2 e^(2x + ...

### HSPA

In my school, I have to pass the HSPA in order to graduate. We had to take the Language and Math HSPA in March. In order for a student to pass the HSPA, you have to get a score of 200 or more on both parts. I received exactly a 200 on the Language part of the HSPA which mean I...

### math-5

Tara spent 3 hours doing homework. She spent 1/3 of her time on math and 1/5 of her time on science. What is the total time Tara spent on her math and science homework?

### Math Formula Part 2/3

I've done the second part to the Math Formula post. It was determine the 19th term of the sequence which I did. Now it says..which of the numbers -268 and -350 are terms of the sequence? I was doing something like this: tn = -7 (-268) +19 I was plugging -268 as n. But that ...

### Math

math A particle A is projected vertically upwards from a point O on horizontal ground with speed 20ms. At the same instant a particle B is released from rest at point P which is 30 m above the ground. The point P Is not directly above O ignore air resistance. Find thr time ...

### Math

Hi. This is my question: An art student wants to make a string collage by connecting six equally spaced points on the circumference of a circle to its center with string. What would be the radian measure of the angle between two adjacent pieces of string, in simplest form? ...

### Grade 12 Data Management math

I'm doing math through correspondence so material is not explained very well. I would appreciate if someone could explain this to me. This lesson is review of set theory and first degree equations. Indicate whether each of the following statements is true or false. If the ...

This is my personal reflective essay. Please fix any mistakes or awkward phrases ASAP My body and my mind became lighter than air around me, as I threw myself on a couch where my back enjoyed being at. Released from the monstrous term of school, I felt saint-like, as if I ...

### math confused

it took marty 42 min to write a book report. then he spent 18 min correcting this report. explain how can you use mental math to find how long marty spent on his report?

### Math

The 13-member math club needs to choose a student government representative. They decide that the representative, who will be chosen at random, CANNOT be any of the 3 officers of the club. What is the probability that Samara, who is a member of the club but NOT an officer will...

### Math

In math class, a student has an average grade of 85% for five tests so far. What grade must that student earn on the next test to reach an average grade of 90% for all six tests?

### High School Math

I'm helping my little sister in her math homework. I just got stuck in this problem. Can anyone please help us out. I'm guessing it's letter C. Am I correct? A small company borrows \$50,000 at 11% compounded monthly. The loan is due in 4 years. How much interest will the ...

### Math

I need need help with this math problem. I need to know do I start from left to right with the parentheses or brackets first. (15-5)/[(12/2*2)-2] Brackets first Work from the outside in. When you wrote 12/2*2, it is not clear whether you mean 12/(2*2) or (12/2)*2. If you meant...

### grammar

WERE DO YOU LEAVE COMMANTS? DO YOU KNOW ANY PLACE IN CALIFORNA/ TEMECULA WERE THRE IS FREE TUTORING?ARE YOU TEACHER? IF YES FROM WHAT SCHOOL? DO YOU ALSO TEACH OR TUTOR MATH? IF YES THEN I NEED SOME HELP AND TIPS IN MATH. DO YOU ALSO TEACH SCIENCE?I ALSO NEED SOME HELP ON THAT...

### Math percentage

I don't really understand percentages grade 6 math. 1.60% discount on a 7\$ item so items price is 40% of original so 0.4 x 7= 2.8\$? 2. A population of 1500 people increases 15% each year how would this question be done? 1500 x .15=225 so the next years population would be 225...

### math

whatis the effective rate of \$23,000 invested for one year at 6%, compounded semiannually? round your answer to the nearest tenth. could you help me with this one? i need to see the math worked out please. do you have one worked out on the page so i don't have to wait too long.

### Math

3.Max says there were 6 students wearing shorts in his math class. He is not sure how many people were in the class, total, but he thinks about one third of them were wearing shorts. A. What percent is closest to 1/3 ? Explain. B.Write and solve a proportion below, to estimate...

A 0.285 M solution of the sodium salt, NaA, of the weak monoprotic acid, HA, has a pH of 9.65. Calculate Ka for the acid HA. I think I am having issues with the equation and then the math part. I figured out what 'x' was from the pH, which I believe is 2.2x10^-10, but when I ...

### math

John's account of 98.50 has been delinquent for 3 mnths. After 90 days office charges a 2% service charge, compounded monthly that is added to future bills. What would be the amount owed after nine months? My math is 98.50 x 0.02= 1.97 1.97 x 12months =23.64 Take 3months off ...

### math

I suggest you Google each of these people. You can search for the name bio Or you can search for the name height weight. for math i have to do a graph of some sort, so i chose to do a graph of famous ppls heights and weights, so i was wondering do you know like mary careys ...

### Math

Janice wants to know the total number of games won by the Denver Nuggets basketball team over the three seasons shown in the table. What expression should she simplify? Explain how she can use mental math and the properties (Associative, Commutative, Distributive, or Identity)...

### World History (Ms. Sue)

Doyou agree with that which I have written for the topic that I was given? Describe the emergence of Romanticism in art and literature, social critisim, and the move away from Classicism in Europe. In the late seventeenth century, an intellectual movement known as the ...

How is this so far? and what else should i add, i need two pages and i have only one done, due today. help? I'm doing like a journalist. I Josephine A. Walker was a slave for Harry Richardson. Every morning I had to serve him, I had to be up by 4am and was unable to go to bed ...

### English

can you help point out any stylistic devices in this poem? He seemed to know the harbour, So leisurely he swam; His fin, Like a piece of sheet-iron, Three-cornered, And with knife-edge, Stirred not a bubble As it moved With its base-line on the water. His body was tubular And ...

### math

hi i will ask u in math :) in (( distance between two points )) * three vertices of rectanglr WXYZ are W (4,3), X (-1,3), and Y (-1,-1), what sre the coordinates of Z ? ** two adjacent vertices of a square have coordinates (-1,-3) and (1,0), what are the possible coordinates ...

### math

John's account of 98.50 has been delinquent for 3 months. After 90 days office charges a 2% service charge, compounded monthly that is added to future bills. What would be the amount owed after 9 months? My math is 98.50 x 0.02 = 1.97 1.97 x 12 months = 23.64. Take 3 months ...

### Math

Nine wonderful students decided to buy their math teacher an expensive present, each contributing the same amount of money. Four other students found out about the plan and joined in, agreeing to pay their share of the present's cost. This resulted in a saving of \$33.32 for ...

### math

can u please help me with this math problem. i don't get how to do this question. Mrs. Mabie has a rectangle swimming pool that measures 25 feet by 14 feet. She wants to have a cement walkway installed around the perimeter of the pool. The combined area of the pool and walkway...

### Math

Paul was given this math problem on a test to simplify: 1/4 + (5/8 + 1/2). after calculating, Paul mistakenly simplified to 9/32 as his final answer In which step did Paul make his first error? Show your work! My work Paul's work 1/4 /9/8 1/4 /(5/8 + 4/8) 1/4 x 8/9 1/4 + 8/9 ...

### History,geography,math lite and tourism

I am doing grade 11 and i was wondering if you guys can help me found out which jobs i can do if im doing tourism,geography,history and math lite

Which job i can get choosing dis subject MATH LIT,ECONOMICS,BUSINESS STUDY AND TOURISM

### math test

Hi! I have a math test coming up tomorrow, and I need to prepare. but,i don't know how I should. . . any help would be great. she told us to: Be prepared to identify and explain functions, linear functions and proportional functions. Be prepared to use the new function ...

### algebra 2

Ralph, Mario, Jack, Laura, and Maria are in the math club. The club advisor will assign students to 3-person teams at the next math team competition. How many different 3-person teams can be formed from these five students? I got this wrong...here was my answer 5*4*3/(2*1) 60/...

### Math

My math teacher said to use the FOIL (First Outer Inner Last) property to simplify these quadratic equations I have made from looking at two parabolas. Here are my equations & how would you use the FOIL property on each of the equations and also can someone help me with ...

### English

I posted this yesterday, that I need to modernize an Ancient Greek myth. bobpursely replied with an idea that I could do the Siren sisters as cheerleaders, but I couldn't find a myth about them, they're in two different myths. Like I've been thinking of myths such as Hercules'...