Critical Thinking/Math

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Math question. Two part. A am rifle bullet accelerates from 0 to 1000 m/s ( about 2240 MPH) in 1/1000 second when fired. What is the avg acceleration of the bullet in m/s2? If this rate of acceleration could be somehow maintained, how long would it take for the bullet to reach...

Math

James has set up an ordinary annuity to save for his retirement in 19 years. If his monthly payments are $250 and the annuity has an annual interest rate of 7.5%, what will be the value of the annuity when he retires? I am studying for my math final and I do not remember how ...

MATH

Englewood averaged 17 problems right on the math decathlon. Avalon Park Elementary scored an average of 14 problems right. Which equation show the difference, (d) between the averaged points scored by the Engelwood and Avalon Park? a. d=17x14 b. d=17-14 c. d=17+14 d. d=14 ...

math - 5th grade

Hello: I am having difficulty witht the following math: Question #1 If the area of a circle is 27 sq. in. What is the radius? I am coming up with an answer of 13.5 sq. in. Is that correct? If not, can you show me step by step how to get the answer? Question #2 If the area of a...

Math

A math teacher wrote x^2+bx+c=0 on the board and asked students to find the two real roots. Alice miscopied one of the coefficients and found that 1 and 4 were the roots. Andy miscopied a different coefficient and found that -2 and 3 were the roots. Determine the roots to the ...

Math

How do you find the length of the base of a triangle? My math problem is: The area of a triangle is 33.6 inches. If the height is 4 inches what is the length of the base? thank you

English

1. I studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. 2. I have studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. ----------------- Which one is grammatical?

math,economics,geography and life science

what courses can i apply for with the following subjects Math Geography Economics Life science

Science/English/Math

I was selected to the Math Academy at my school. I have it every wednesday after school. They are going to prepare me for the NYS Math Exam!!! :) I got a 80 on my Science Quarterly Exam!!!! :) (i didn't know some of my friends and other people were saying good job laruen on ...

American History *URGENT*

so i have some multiple choice questions that i am confused on. *PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ* i know it's alot, but it would really help me out so much! this is due in the morning! I had a total of 122 questions, but got stuck on a few. on the first one I was able to narrow ...

Math

Please help me I am terrible at math, and this is my last class before graduation.. 1. Find the value of X... x/6-x/8=1 2. Find the value of X...x/x-2-x+1/x=8/x^2-2x 3. Find the value of X...5/x+6+2/x^2+7x+6=3/X+1 4.Find the value of X...2/5=x-2/20 find the lowest common ...

Math

Hello, I'm trying to find the following sequence that relates to the number of ways that paving stones can be laid to make a 3-foot-wide path using 3-foot by 1-foot stones. This is a very complex problem, and I'd appreciate a little help to start me off in the right direction...

math

Marla has three secret code cards. The first shows a 37. The second card has the first box blanked out, and the second box is a 2. The two code cards together equal the third card,which is 59. What is the missing number?. This is the word problem for 2nd grade math

math

find the constant of proportionality and unit rate for the data in the table. Then write the equation to represent the relationship between time t and distance d Time Distance 2 hrs 90 miles 3 hrs 135 miles 5 hrs 225 miles 6 hrs 270 miles I don't understand how to do this kind...

Math

Sarah was trying to figure out her grades for her math course. She only knew the grade of 4 of the tests she had taken, however the class had taken 5 tests total. She scored a 94, 67, 83, and 93. If Sarah ended up with a grade of 90, what did she get on the 5th and final test...

College Math - Probability

Briefly summarize the experimental design for deciding whether a proposed treatment should go on for further study. Note where independence came into play. If you were more conservative and reject the treatment only if the probability that it is 30% effective is less than .05 ...

Math

In Wilbur's math class, his grade is based on the average score of six tests, each worth 100 points. Wilbur always worries about his grade. He knows that his average on the four first tests is 88.5. What is the lowest average he could get on his next two tests and still ...

Math

Mrs. Chans math class contributed 2 dollars and $1 coins to an earthquake relief fund. the number of $1 coins contributed was 8 less than 5 times the number of $2 coins contributed. if class raised total of 160 bucks, how many coins of each type was collected? it says i have ...

Math

math word problem a building 240ft tall casts a 100 foot long shadow. If a person stands at the end of the shadow and looks up to the top of the building, what is the angle of the persons eyes to the top of the building(to the nearest hundredth of a degree)?(assume the persons...

Math (not specific knowledge, just research)

For math class, we are planning an indoor carnival. We need to figure out the size of each exhibit and vendor, and make sure all of them fit into the space. We can choose any large indoor space we can think of. I did some research online and chose the Pennsylvania Convention ...

algebra

can you put things on your website to make me prepaird for 5th grade http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/PreAlgebra.html

Math 222

Homework Help: Math 222 Posted by Tika on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 5:10pm. Posted by Tika on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 1:08pm. what is the value of the discriminant and of the real solutions of the quadratic equation? 5x^2-9x plus 2 equals 0

Math

I am working on 5th grade math...can you help with the following question? In a roll of 50 dimes, 8 were minted before 1983. What percent of the dimes in the roll were minted before 1983?

English

1. He is not our age. 2. He is not of our age. (Does #1 come from #2? Is 'of' omitted in Sentence 1?) 3. Who is a math genius? 4. Hana is. 5. Hana is a math genius. 6. It is Hana. 7. She is Hana. (Which ones are the answers to the question, #3?)

Sam

only 2/9 the university students wanted to become math teachers. if 2800 didn't want to become math teachers how many university students were there? So, 2/9 * WN = 2800? How would you work it out?

math

i need help! my last math question cant figure out! whats the rule for input 3 output 9 input 4 output 16 input blank output 25 input 6 output blank input 10 output 100, thank you been stuck for over 30 minutes!!!!

Math

Tino conducted a survey of all the eighth graders in his school for his math project.  He asked each student how much he or she spent on school supplies at the beginning of the year (rounded to the nearest dollar).  He also calculated the average amount spent and found it to...

Stats Repost

Your mathematics instructor claims that, over the years, 88% of his students have said that math is their favorite subject. In this year's class, however, only 21 out of 32 students named math as their favorite class. The teacher decides to conduct a test of the hypothesis H0...

Math

All 500 students at Robinson Junior High were surveyed to find their favorite sport. How many more students played football than basketball? Soccer has 10% Basketball has 27% Baseball has 25% Football has 38% A.325 students B. 135 students C. 190 students D. 55 students Im ...

math

I have a math problem where I am trying to carpet a hallway of an irregular shape.The cost of the carpet is $ 10.80 a sq.yd. How many square yds. will I need? I also need to know the perimeter for string molding. Can you help me. The measurements are 6ft,2ft,3ft,8ft,8ft,1ft,...

math

trying to verify the volume of a rectanguler prism h=10 inches w=2 and the formula to find the volume is l.w.h not a math genius just trying to make sure i am calculating this correctly to find the lengh we had to divide the width of the prism so 2 inches divided by 4 =0.5 ...

math

trying to verify the volume of a rectanguler prism h=10 inches w=2 and the formula to find the volume is l.w.h not a math genius just trying to make sure i am calculating this correctly to find the lengh we had to divide the width of the prism so 2 inches divided by 4 =0.5 ...

math

Of the 1st graders who were asked, 1/6 like math best, 2/3 like reading best, and 12 like science best. How many first graders were asked their favorite subject? THINK: Into how many equal parts should the picture be divided? Draw a picture to solve the problem.

math

Of the first graders who were asked, one sixth like math best, two thirds like reading best, and 12 like science best. How many first graders were asked their favorite subject? Please provide a "Draw a Picture" strategy to solve the problem.

Math-college

Explanation of why the following statement is incorrect. (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, and explain why it is incorrect. To solve (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, start by setting (x + 3) = 7 and (x - 4) = 7. Now solve the inequality. Provide a detailed explanation of why using this method to ...

stats

SAT math scores approx. follow a normal distribution, with mean 500 and standard deviation 100. What % of students should have an SAT math score above 500? I think I use mean (500) + z-score * SD (100), but I do not know how to get the z-score?

set

of 250 candidates writing a exam, 147 passed in math,150 pass in chemistry and 85 pass subjects B)calculate the number of students who pass i)pass math only ii)pass chemistry only iii)passed neither iv)pass only one subject

math

Please solve this word problem, It will take at least 360 points for Kiko"s team to win the math contest. The scores are 94,82, and 87, but one of Kiko's teammates lost 2 of those points for an incomplete answer. How many points must Kiko earn for her team to win the contest?

Science

Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They have less average ...

Science

Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They have less average ...

Math

A math teacher wishes to use groups of 5 and/or 7 students for a class assignment. When she tries to make assignments she notices that it cannot be done with the number of students in her class. However, if the number of students were any larger, the assignments could be made...

Math

Mrs. Marcincavage allowed each student in her math class to drop the lowest of their five test scores. When Matthew dropped the lowest of his test scores, a 60, his test average increased by 5 points. What is Matthew’s new test average?

math

Mrs. Marcincavage allowed each student in her math class to drop the lowest of their five test scores. When Matthew dropped the lowest of his test scores, a 60, his test average increased by 5 points. What is Matthew’s new test average?

Math

A math teacher wishes to use groups of 5 and/or 7 students for a class assignment. When she tries to make assignments she notices that it cannot be done with the number of students in her class. However, if the number of students were any larger, the assignments could be made...

Forgot my book, need science help!!

Please help me I have a whole section to do over the weekend and I forgot my book! Please help!! You'll need to post a question in order for a science teacher to know what kind of help you need. Biology? Chemistry? What? And what is/are the question(s)? Just remember -- the ...

math

One night Angel spent 2 hours and 41 minutes doing homework. She spent 43 minutes on math, 37 minutes on language arts, and half an hour on science. The rest of her time was spent on social studies. How much time did she spend on social studies?

math

for every 12 people crossing the street, 7 of them used the pedestrian lane and the rest did not. if 48 people crossed the street, how many did not cross in the pedestrian lane? Hi Steve, the choices of answers to this question are the following: a)28; b)24; c)36; d)41. your ...

Math

I do not understand this problem, and I must write an inequality for it too: Nilsa is working on a 60 minute math test. There are 20 questions on the test. If it takes her 20 minutes to complete 12 of the questions, what is the greatest amount of time on average she can spend ...

polynomials

lol, i also have these Factor the polynomial x2 + 3x – 18. Which one of the following is a factor? Factor the polynomial 12x2 + 11x – 5 completely. Factor the polynomial 18a2b – 4ab + 10a completely Factor the polynomial 2x2 – 50 completely. Here's a couple sites that ...

Math

can someone please help me with the following 2 questions and how to do them. i have a math final tomorrow!! 1. Curtis runs 1 mph slower then Mary. After 2 hours of running in opposite directions, they are 30 miles apart. How fast had Curtis been running? a-9mph b-8mph c-6mph ...

geometery

4. Quadrilateral MATH has been dissected into squares. The area of the red square is 64 square units and the area of the blue square is 81 square units. Determine the dimensions and the area of quadrilateral MATH.

geometry

Quadrilateral Math has been dissected into squares. The area of the red square is 64 square units and the area of the blue square is 81 square units. Determine the dimensions and the area of Quadrilateral Math?

Math

The ratio of boys to girls in a math class is 5 to 3. When 3 girls and 1 boy join the class, the ratio becomes 4:3. What is the least possible number of students in the class after the new students join?

math

Julian spent 45 minutes doing his math homework. He spent 35 minutes doing his science homework. Afterward, he did his reading homework. He ended up studying for 2 hours and 15 minutes altogether. How long did it take him to do his reading homework?

ENG103

Hello you guys did such a great job helping me with my essays in ENG100 but it has been so long, I am now in ENG103 and I need help with an argument definitional essay. I typed my intro, it needs work, I just need help with my thesis/argument. General Topic: The Myth of the ...

Math

A farmer has 100.00 and he has to buy 100 budgies blue ones cost 10.00 green ones cost 3.00 and yellow cost .50 he has to buy at least 2 yellow and he can only spend axactly 100.00. This is a fifth grade math problem. I am a grandma trying to help my 10 year old grandson. I ...

Math

LOL I can't figure this out. It should be easy it's been years since I've been in school and my son has no idea. The product of two numbers is 63. Their sum is 16. What are the numbers? Thanks for the help! Let's factor 63. 1 x 63; 3 x 21; 7 x 9. Which of those pairs of ...

English

Choose the meaning of the bold words in questions 1-6 1. Men hold me/ FORMIDABLE for GUILE in peace and war: / this fame has gone abroad to the sky’s rim. (from the Odyssey, Part I) (1 point)ancient; agility intricate; courage awesome; cunning incredible; knowledge 2. All ...

Early Child Ed.

1. Anecdotal records are often used to gather information on a child's development because: A. writing down everything a child says or does is important. B. they tell you how long a behavior lasts. C. they explain the reasons for a child's behavior. D. brief notes are easier ...

Speeches

I have to write/ present a speech to become treasurer for my 7th grade class... things i know: I am in accerated math I am responsible I was a representative in Student Council last year I am not certain how accelerated math is helpful in the position of Treasurer. ...

Math

Solve the following problem taken from Treviso Arithmetic, a math textbook published in 1478 by an unknown Italian author: A man finds a purse with an unknown number of ducats in it. After he spends 1/4, 1/5 and 1/6 of the amount, 9 ducats remain. It is required to find out ...

Math

The function D(h)=7e^-0.4(h) can be used to determine the milligrams D of a certain drug in a patient's bloodstream h hours after the drug has been given. How many milligrams will be present after 9 hours. Round three decimal places. so 7e^(-0.4 x 9) = .191 To get this answer ...

math

The function D(h)=7e^-0.4(h) can be used to determine the milligrams D of a certain drug in a patient's bloodstream h hours after the drug has been given. How many milligrams will be present after 9 hours. Round three decimal places. so 7e^(-0.4 x 9) = .191 To get this answer ...

Math

In a golf math Jesse scored 5 over par Neil scored 3 under par, Felipo scored 2 over par and Dawson scored an even par. Order the players from least to greatest score I don't know how to answer this one because I don't know what par is in golf? Is it a certain number?

Math

Why can't the slope of a line be expressed as a decimal or a fraction? The slope of a line should be expressed as a fraction. The formula is Rise over Run. Rise is how much further up u go and run is how much further across do u go. Does that answer your quetion? My math ...

math

find the percent increase in the population between 1950-2000. 965,000,000 in 1950 2251,000,000 in 2000 I tink it is 2251 / 965 = 2.33 = 233% Is ths right or did I do my math wrong

math

Read the following scenario, and formulate the response you might give the parent; share your response, and explain your reasoning: A new math teacher at your school is questioning your use of manipulatives in the classroom. They think using manipulatives is too simplistic and...

singapore math

My 3rd grade son get this math problem. It states that John thinks of a 3-digit number. What is his number? Use the clues below to find John's number. Every digit is different. The sum of all thedigits is 19. The difference between the hundreds digit and the ones digit is 6. ...

Math (integrals) (Substitution)

I am given an integral to solve with given substitution values. I got an answer, but I'm not quite sure if it's correct as an online integral calculator gave a different answer. ∫ x sqrt(4-x) dx Given that u = 4-x . In this case, x = 4 - u du = -dx Now.. =- ∫ (4-u)sqrt(u) ...

Math

Post a New QuestionCurrent Questions Homework Help: Math Posted by Mikil on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 6:50pm. Write a linear equation in slope intercept form for each of the following: A line perpendicular to y=x+2 that passes through the origin. A line perpendicular to...

gifted ELA

Hello, I go to C.A and this is a review before my last test. I think I know the answers but just looking for someone to double check! Please help :-) 1. What effect does Father’s return have on the Sakane family? A Yuki finds it hard to adjust to having both parents tell her...

4 th grade Math

Of the first graders who were asked, 1/6 like math best, 2/3 like reading best, and 12 like science best. How many first graders were asked their favorite subject? Into how many equal parts should the picture be divided?

English

I have to write my cure for an "ill" that plague teenagers. This one poem provides a good example of what I'm trying to do. I t is calles Scrawny's surfire ance cure. The plague in it was zits, and the cure it suggested was First apply a cloth dipped in hot water. The heat ...

Math

Darryl bought a surfboard from Wave Bye-Bye that was on sale for $140. The original price was $280. What fraction off was the discount? Wouldn't it have been 50% off if 140 is half of 280? unless it's a trick question... Mabey I guess I will put that. Thank you for your help. ...

math

the least common multiple of 3, 6,9 i say 18 Sheila practiced hours Monday, hours Tuesday, and hours Wednesday. What is the total number of hours that she practiced? A) hours B) hours C) hours D) 6 hours Complete the statement, using the symbol < or >. 0.6 A) > B) <...

bobpursly,.math

Ok, assume it equals zero. 2x + 3y -6=0 subtract 3y from each side. add six to each side. divide both sides by two. its how its in the book i'm suppost to solve for x. but how? How do I solve for the following: Directions solve each literal equation for the individual variable...

math

I have a math problem. A Mars year is 1.88 Earth years. If you are 13 years old in Earth years, about how would you be in Mars in Mars years? Thanks

Math

7 10 of your friends prefer to take a math test on Friday. 7 20 prefer Friday and Wednesday. What fraction of those who prefer Friday also prefer Wednesday?

Math

Here is the graph for the question: Year|Average Gas Price 2005|$2.25 2006|$2.25 2007|$3.05 2008|$2.78 2009|$2.25 2010|$2.52 2011|$3.40 2012|$3.51 2013|$3.40 2014|$2.96 2015|$2.34 What equation models the data? What are the domain and range of the equation? Do you think your ...

4th grade math

how do i convert these problem. thank you _____fl oz=4 gal _____fl oz=3 pt 3 mi=____ ft CAN SUMONE PLEZ HELP BE4 MY BEDTIME!!! http://www.pioneerthinking.com/measure.html You can look them up in here. Find out how many ounces (oz) in a pint, quart, gallon. Do the math. There ...

Chemistry

#3 a)What is the pH when 1.25L of a 0.200 M solution of the strong electrolyte NaH2PO4 is mixed with 1.00 L of a .150M solution of the strong electrolyte Na2HPO4? b)What is the pH if the volume of the solution in problem #3a is doubled? c) What is the pH if 200mL of .100 M ...

english

i need an outline for what i should take notes on while i read a book because when i finish reading i need to write a book analysis. thanks in advance Keeping a reading log or reading journal is the best way to remember what you read and what you were thinking about when you ...

math

There are 25 books in a bookcase. The books in the bookcase are all math, science, and history books. Seven of the books are math books. There are 4 fewer science books than history books. How many science books are in the bookcase?

Math

I really need a math dictionary... I need the following definitions Please: point line intersecting lines parallel lines vertical lines horizontal lines acute angle obtuse angle right angle square rectangle trapezoid rhombus pentagon hexagon octagon triangle circle chord ...

math

need help on this one...i hate these kind of math problems..lol.... Kickapoo Camp has 3 activities periods with the choices shown. How man different schedules are possible?? Period 1 Period 2 Period 3 leatherwork archery swimming wood carving field games canoeing basketry ...

Math (7th grade)

I have a math question that I do not really understand how to answer is there someone who can walk me through it? In Pinecrest middle school there are 58 6th graders 76 7th graders, and 38 8th graders. The counsel is made up of 35 students who are chosen to represent all three...

To Dylan - re English essay

To repeat your assignment: "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... The Student demonstrates an understanding of both books The student...

Math

What is meant by the terms vertical and horizontal asymptotes Here is a nice graph with vertical and horizontal asymptotes. THe dotted lines are the asymptotes. http://www.mathnstuff.com/math/spoken/here/2class/300/fx/library/234/n1oxp4.gif

Critical Thinking

Identify any examples of bias presented by the author. If none exist, explain how you determined this. Until his death in 2003, Paul Simon was a professor at Southern Illinois University, where he taught classes in political science, history, and journalism, and served as ...

English-Ms. Sue

Ms. Sue I made my summary better. But I inserted too many words. I only need a 500 word summary. Could you please help me make it shorter. Thank you so much:-) This is what the teacher wants: Plot Activity: Write a 250-500 word summary of your novel. Include where and when the...

jasmine20

I just wanted to say I have seen you getting better in math as time goes on. You take the ideas presented to you and do a really good job of figuring out how to apply them. Noticed your hard work and thought I'd give you a kudos. I notice other hard workers too. But I tend to ...

Math

how to explain to my child this math problem : davia draws a shape with 5 sides .Two sides are each 5 inches long . Two other sides are 4 inches long.The perimeter of the shape is 27 inches . What is the length of the fifth side?

Math

Of the coins in Tricia's bank, 5/7 are quarters. If Tricia has 95 quarters in her bank, how many coins does she have in all. Is this correct? 5/7*x = 95 (7/5)(5/7)*x = 95 x= 95*7/5 95x7 = 665 665/5=133 x=133 Thanks from a Grandma helping w/4th grade math

9th grade math

Hey i need help on my math hw i just don't get it lol please help me! Here the questions Which of the following equations has a graph that is parallel to the graph of 4x-2y=7? A:-2y = 4x+2 B:7-4x=2y C:4x+2y=2 D:-4x-2y=-7 E:2y=4x+7 Determine if the two lines 7x+5y=35 and y= -7 ...

math, inequalties

IT WILL TAKE AT LEST 360 POINTS FOR KIKO'S TEAM TO WIN THE MATH CONTEST. THE SCORES FOR KIKO'S TEAMMATES WERE94, 82, AND 87, BUT ONE OF KIKO'S TEAMATES LOST 2 OF THOSE POINTS FOR AN INCOMPLETE ANSWER. HOW MANY POINTS MUST KIKO EARN FOR HER TEAM TO WIN THE CONTEST

Math

After a Math test, each of the twenty-five students in the class got a peek at the teacher's grade sheet. Each student noticed five A's. No student saw all the grades and no student saw his or her own grade. What is the minimum number of students who scored A on the test? 6?

math (PLZ HELP ASAP)

The students asked their math teacher to tell them her age. She didn’t want to tell them, but she replied, “If you take two years from my present age the result will be three times my son’s age, and seven years ago my age was twice what his will be in two years.” How ...

math***help plz***

please help me with math. A car travels 132 miles using 4 gallons of gas.At that rate,how far can the car travel using 7 gallons of gas? A.231 miles B.264 miles C.134 miles D.1,260 miles

MATH

why is a bell the most obiedient thing in the world? why is a bell the most obiedient thing in the world? I doubt if that is true. Anyway, what does your question have to do with math?

math

Finding rate in math.... Rate=distance/time So if the distance is a circumference which in this case is 10 pie, and the time is 10 seconds. You multiply 10 and the circumference but is the 10 seconds TEN or 1/6

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