# Critical Thinking/Math

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1. ### math

Could someone please show me what I did worng in my math questions? any help will be greatly appreciated! I put my teachers response under the questions 4. Solve: 5|2x + 1 | = 55 Divide both side by 5: |2x+1|=11 2x+1=11 and 2x+1= -1 +1 +1 +1 +1 2x = 12 2x = -10 X=5 x=-6 What ...
2. ### MATH

I have math questions I need to check my answers can you please help me 1. 4x4x4x4x4 as a power of 4 answer 4 to the fifth power 2.a bedroom is 10 ft by 11 ft what is the perimeter? answer 42 ft evaluate 72/8-9/3=6 3.Jamal is fencing a rectangular field that measures 25 ft by ...

How many inches a wall in an everyday house might be? Sorry this is for a math portfolio, this isn't the question, but I just need the inches of a wall. I did use measuring tape. I got 22, even though measuring tape, it measured in Feet and Meters. I used another measuring ...
4. ### Math

Ok I'm on castle learning and for homework this weekend we have to do #1-4 (assignments) that is due on Saturday @ midnight because that the time it will close and I need help on this question. My assignment is: Math 7 (Q1) Assign #2 - Fractions (i already did the others) Qs. ...
5. ### math

Two teams, the Exponents and the Radicals, square off in a best of 5 math hockey tournament. Once a team wins 3 games, the tournament is over. The schedule of the tournament (for home games) goes: E-R-E-R-E If the Exponents are playing at home, there is a 60% chance they'll ...
6. ### math

Two teams, the Exponents and the Radicals, square off in a best of 5 math hockey tournament. Once a team wins 3 games, the tournament is over. The schedule of the tournament (for home games) goes: E-R-E-R-E If the Exponents are playing at home, there is a 60% chance they'll ...
7. ### Tutor

does anyone know where i can get a free interactive online tutor? I don't really need it all the time, I just need one for math when I'm confused. You guys all do a great job but I was wondering if anyone knows where a tutor would be. Anywhere from AIM to email. Or something? ...
8. ### statistics

Calculate the z-score for each set of data. Determine who did better on her respective test, Tonya or Lisa. Student English Test Grade z-Score Student Math Test Grade z-Score John 82 Jim 81 Julie 88 Jordan 85 Samuel 90 Saye 79 Tonya 86 Lisa 82 Mean 86.50 81.75 St. Dev. 3.42 2....
9. ### math

) A wierd number is a number that is the product of two consecutive primes, such as 7x11=77 . What is the least common multiple of the 5 smallest wierd number 7) According to an ancient belief, when a friend visits a sick person, 1/70 of his sickness is taken away. What is the...
10. ### english literature

hi i have written a review below but its word limit is very high. please help me reduce it to around 200 words or a bit more. thanks in advance. 1. Introduction: Overwhelmed by political intrigue, confronted by a world adversarial to moral sensibilities, the play dramatizes ...
11. ### english literature

hi i have written a review below but its word limit is very high. please help me reduce it to around 200 words or a bit more. thanks in advance. 1. Introduction: Overwhelmed by political intrigue, confronted by a world adversarial to moral sensibilities, the play dramatizes ...
12. ### math, help

can someone give me suggestions i am learning how to graph linear equations with two variables. What are two methods of graphing lines? That include order pairs, axes,slope, and intercepts. Can some help me when you get a few minutes i'll appreciate it.... thanks a million ...
13. ### math;);)

During one term in Math 310, Min Lee took seven tests, the last of which carried twice the weight of each of the others when averages were computed. Min’s test-score vector for the term was [84,78,91,80,72,88,83]. Show that Min’s final average, a weighted average, can be ...

please check my math answers again thanks. by the age of 27,justin had visited 25 out of the 50 states.what fraction of the states had justin visited?write the answer in simplest form. A.2/1 B.25/50 C.1/2(I PICKED THIS) D.1/3 Heather drove 10 miles in 22 minutes.which is the ...
15. ### Math - Steve

I posted this question yesterday that you answered, so thank you, but how do I put this in my calculator to get this answer? If the exponential equation of best fit is y= 2.9046(1.9798)^x, when will the population be more than 13 million? How would I figure this out? I already...
16. ### math

Hi, I have a math problem that I can't understand how to write the equation for. The question says: a ball is thrown upwards from an initial height of 20 meters at an initial velocity of 10 meters per second. Write an equation for the height (h) of the ball at time (t). My ...
17. ### Math

Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs \$10,000 and will be salvaged for \$2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The depreciation ...

Miguel would like to figure out how many blocks he would need to build the 25th dragon without actually building it. He knows that there is a pattern to his hexagon dragons. Can you write a rule in words or a math expression that Miguel can use to figure out the total number ...
19. ### Science-math

The equation for the decomposition of silver oxide is 2(Ag2)o yields 4Ag +o2. Set up ratio to calculate the number of oxygen molecules released when 1 gram of silver oxide is broken down. There are 2.6 x 10 to 21 power molecules in 1 gram of silver oxide. I know that it is a 2...
20. ### math 116

Will someone please help me slove this problem. A family refers to a group of two or more people related by birth, marriage,or adoption who resides together. In 2,00in Country A, the average family net worth was \$460,000, and there were about 9.3 x 10 to the seventh power ...
21. ### Math 213 Elementary Math

Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate exclusively. How many different ...
22. ### Math 213 Elementary Math

Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate exclusively. How many different ...
23. ### Math 213 Elementary Math

Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate exclusively. How many different ...
24. ### Math 213 Elementary Math

Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate exclusively. How many different ...
25. ### Math 6 scale math

A model of a rail road station has a scale of 1 inch equals 3.5 feet. The dimensions of the model railroad are 34 inches by 18 inches. What are the dimensions of the actual railroad station? 3.5 feet by 18 feet 34 feet by 63 feet 102 feet by 63 feet 119 feet by 63 feet How do ...
26. ### fractions

my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you prefer) to lower terms. ...

Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs \$10,000 and will be salvaged for \$2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The depreciation ...

Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs \$10,000 and will be salvaged for \$2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The depreciation ...
29. ### math

At the faculty costume party , each teacher from Transylvania Middle school came dressed as his of her favorite creepy creature . The teachers arrived one at a time , and when a new teacher came in , each of the teachers already there lined up at the door and shook hands with ...
30. ### 5th grade math and science question

Can you tell me if I answered these correctly? SCIENCE: How is the basic structure of living organisms different from that of non-living organisms? MY ANSWER: Living things need energy, nutrients, water and sunlight. Non Living things have no life at all. MATH: Explain how an ...
31. ### english confused

ive read this story over five times and still don't really get the meaning of bia's dream help plzz RED MESA, Arizona (Achieve3000, July 21, 2007). Although she grew up as a Diné, the term Navajo members use to describe their nation, young Andrethia Bia measured her success ...
32. ### English.

I have an English project on Julius Caesar. I'm a sophomore in high school, by the way. I have to have a quote from act five of the play and connect it to something that happened in the last fifty years. I have absolutely no idea what to do and I have to have the quote picked ...
33. ### Mathematics

Raymond took a survey of classmates to determine the favorite subject of the students in his middle school the results of his survey are shown in the table english=9 math=17 science 13 social studies=11 There are 300 students in Raymond's middle school based on his results ...
34. ### Math Decimals

Jason has 4 tiles. Each tile has a number printed on it. The numbers are 2,3,6, and 8. A decimal number is formed using the tiles and the clues. Be a math detective and find the number. Clues: digit in tens place is the greatest number. digit in tenths is less than the digit ...
35. ### eng lit

please proof read my short story please and make some correction Love-Hate story “Happy birthday Khushi”, her family said as they came to her room at midnight. “Thank you, Mom, Dad and my lovely sister”, Khushi said with a huge smile. Khushi laid down on her bed and ...
36. ### English plz help me .

Please help me in english .I have to submit this essay very soon.plz Throughout the history, man has always been obsessed for the immortal life .Gilgamesh was one of them. Who has desire for immortal life. He was a king of urak. He was powerful and full of wisdom but he ...
37. ### MATH!!

~Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric fund the next three terms~ *Doing a math unit test and stuck on these five* 1.14,19,24,29.... 2.-2,8,-16,32... 3.81,27,9,3... 4.What are the first four terms of an arithmetric sequence if the common diffrence is 1.5 ...
38. ### history

the Puritan dilemma can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Englishmen rejoiced when Henry VIII turned his back on the Pope because now they felt they would be free to join the Protestant Reformation and ...
39. ### history

the Puritan dilemma can someone help me check my answers the answers with an (*) at the end them are the ones i think are right 1. Englishmen rejoiced when Henry VIII turned his back on the Pope because now they felt they would be free to join the Protestant Reformation and ...
40. ### math

I asked this question but no one answered it. Can someone please help explain this before I have my math test today. THANKS. A carpenter has several boards of equal length. He cuts 3/5 of each board. After cutting the boards the carpenter noticies he has enough pieces left to ...
41. ### Math fractions

Carlos spent 1 1/4 hours doing his math home work. He spent 1/4 of this time practicing his multiplication facts. How many hours did Carlos spend practicing his multiplication facts? Need an answer in numbers and an answer in fractions.
42. ### Axia Math 117

I am of need of HELP. I am working on the word problems for AXIA math 117 and I do not understand the first problem. I have listed the information below. I have tried many times and I have not figured this out. My assignment is due tomorrow and I am desperate for help with ...
43. ### math To MS.SUE

Ms sue i really want a hundred percent on one algebra test im in algebra and im so smart and good at math but the thing is in my class we tooken 4 tests and on all of then i only got one wrong whit the most minor common mistake i don't understand just one question wrong i ...
44. ### Math Poster Project

I have do complete a poster for math but I have some confusing instructions at first. Please help me understand and provide an example using the directions below that were given to me: Choose four rational numbers. At least two of your numbers should be between -1 and 1, one ...
45. ### Math

For a math homework assignment, Karla found the area and perimeter of a room of her house. She reported that the area of her rectangular living room is 180 square feet and that the perimeter is 54 feet. When drawing a sketch of her living room the next day, she realized that ...
46. ### math

The number of boxes on a truck varies directly with the time since the workday began. At 3 hours after the workday began, there are 207 boxes on the truck. How many boxes should we expect there to be on the truck hours after the workday began? Show the math.
47. ### Math

Math help please? Eric, Jose, Shannon, and Jackie wanted to plant a garden. Jose’s dad said they could use a rectangular space in the backyard that was 8 m by 4 m. The friends decided they would first like to make a colorful border for the garden using small flowering plants...
48. ### Math

I need an expiation on a math concept, because I know the right answer, I just don't know why it is The problem says to find the absolute maximum and minimum of the function f(x)=x^3-12x over the interval [-5, 2] I found the 1st der. 3x^2-12 and set equal to zero, got the x ...
49. ### algebra

I am having trouble finding the greatest common factor when there is a variable. I have these two problems I need help with. 1. what is the GCF of 7x^2 and 14x^3 2. what is the GCF of 4x^5 and 6x^7 The exponents are throwing me off. http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/...
50. ### @ Angie - math

Angie, I've reposted your question. You've posted this several times on other people's questions. That's called piggy-backing here and we delete posts that interfere with others' questions. Name: Angie Subject: math Message: Chad climbs a 57-foot tower to ride a straight water...
51. ### math

Hello! I am confused on how to do this math problem. Can you please help me or explain how you get this answer please? Miriam orders a shipment of 1, 500 pounds of ice for her supermarket. The ice comes in individual 5-pound bags that cost Miriam orders\$2.50 each. Miriam sells...
52. ### math

Snell's law of refraction can be written as sin i = n sin r, where n is the refractive index from air to water, i is the angle of incidence, and r is the angle of refraction. In an experiment where a ray of light is directed from air into water, if the angle of incidence is 46...
53. ### Music

Hello Instrument: Baritone Saxaphone I am to play the circle of forths for a band test. (only G to D flat) Although i realise for G i would start at E on the circle i don't understand what notes to play for each scale ..as i forgot too tell you we have to play the scale up and...
54. ### Math

Lee Holmes deposited \$16,600 in a new savings account at 9% interest compounded semiannually. At the beginning of year 4, Lee deposits an additional \$41,600 at 9% interest compounded semiannually. At the end of year 6, what is the balance in Lee’s account? I have tried and I...
55. ### Math lovely Math

A boy had a box of animal crackers. He counted them out and found 20 cookies. 7 elephant cookies 6 tiger cookies 5 monkey cookies 2 zebra cookies Suppose the boy put all the cookies back into the box and took 1 out without looking. What is the probability of him choosing.. An ...
56. ### math

Hi 2 math questions: 1. Is the sum of the same as adding the two numbers? the ? the sum of 14 and 16 2. Is the quotient the same as dividing.. the ? the quotient of 114 and 6 Sum is adding, quotient is dividing.
57. ### math

My son is doing this in 6th grade math class. Mr. Weiss started painting the kitchen at 8:45 am and finished painting at 12:00 pm. About how many hours elapsed between the time he started painting and the time he finished painting the kitchen? Answers are 2h, 3h, 4h, and 5h. ...
58. ### personal statement

this is my personal statement. please check my grammar and what other stuff i can add or remove? thanks Ever since I was a little kid and till a year ago, I really didn’t know what I wanted to be in life. I imagined myself to be a teacher when I was 8 years old. As I grew ...
59. ### subtracting fractions

4/5-2/3=? Find the least common denominator of 5 and 3 so that you can convert the two fractions to fractions that have the same denominator, then you can subtract them. Repost if you still have trouble. http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/HotSubjects_fractions.html =) The LCD of...
60. ### Math

omg thank you soo much for helping me and the 3 question is 4/x = 36/100 = 1.)Mrs. Neruda has 80 math student last year. This year she has 100 math students. What percent shows the ratio between the number of students last year and the number of students this year? #2)A can of...
61. ### Math

I am having a problem answering this math problem. Andrea has a box of marbles in it. She has seven red marbles, thirteen blue marbles and nineteen yellow marbles. If she reaches in and takes out marbles without looking, what is the fewest number of marbles she will need to ...

please can you make correction in my short story. i am very bad at grammar and even my parents does not khnow english well. can you proof reed my short story. Love-Hate story “Happy birthday Khushi”, her family said as they came to her room at midnight. “Thank you, mom, ...
63. ### math

Mrs. Cason gives her class a spelling quiz every Monday, a math quiz every other Monday and a history quiz every third Monday . Sally smarty is in Mrs. Carson's class. She received a grade of 100% on all three quizzes today. How long will it be before she again has to take all...
64. ### math

Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set. That additional word ...
65. ### MATHS

A travel agent arranged a payment plan for a client. It required a down payment of \$150.00 and 12 monthly payments of \$642.00. What was the total cost of the plan? 2. translate into math expression and solve. Some number divided by negative four is four. 3.The sume of three ...

page # D-76 What Relation Is a Doorstep to a Doormat? Both are stepped on. no You didn't put any parameters on this and I think its a great answer. How bout the relation being a stepson (steps on) I got astearther.... No wait it's A Step Farther eh....?? w/e I need to know ...
67. ### Math

Two teams, the Exponents and the Radicals, square off in a best of 5 math hockey tournament. Once a team wins 3 games, the tournament is over. The schedule of the tournament (for home games) goes: E-R-E-R-E If the Exponents are playing at home, there is a 60% chance they'll ...
68. ### math

please check and see if my answers are correct if not let me know so i can redo these and find where i messed up 1. divid by moving the decimal point 27.3 dived 10^5 my answer .000273 2.Jon spent 1/3 of his study time doing math homework and 2/7 preparing for a history exam. ...
69. ### Math

At Jefferson School, both 6th grade & 7th grade classes take a math test. The average score for the 6th grade is 80 and for the 7th grade is 90. If there are twice as many students, in the 7th grade as there is in the 6th grade, what is the average test score for both grades ...
70. ### Math

105 91 82 59 97 72 72 88 81 What is the mode of these scores? A.46 B.72 C.82 D.83 B? 2.The test scores of 1 students are shown below 95 63 78 86 84 86 91 95 72 93 87 74 What is the median score of the 6 highest grades? A.86 B.91 C.92 D.93 C? 3.The test scores of 12 students ...
71. ### political science

POSC 20 Fall 2006 Professor Cherif Paper Guidelines Write a double-spaced five page paper (using standard 12 point type font and 1-1.25 in. margins) on the topic below. Papers must be submitted both in paper format and must be uploaded to Safe Assignment through iLearn. No ...
72. ### math

can you please check my work. The time in minutes that it took five students to complete the math test was 45, 27, 30, 25, and 48. What is the mean absolute deviation of the times? I did 25+27+30+45+48= 175 then I divided it by the 5 students. 175/5= 35 so now I did the ...

Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set. That additional word ...

Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set. That additional word ...
75. ### Early Child Ed.

Would you please check these questions and my answer to be sure I have chosen the most appropriate choice? 1. There are many books in the library corner but they often wind up on the floor. What enviromental change might help? A. Close the library corner until the children ...
76. ### algebra 1

find the complement and the supplement ofeach angle measure 1)130 2) 11 3) x,(x+20) http://www.wtamu.edu/academic/anns/mps/math/mathlab/beg_algebra/beg_alg_tut33_geom_ans.htm 72+27a+a2
77. ### algebra 1

v(v-3)= v^2+6 Does any one know if this is in the quadratic form or not The v^2 means v second power No it is not. Please read: http://www.wtamu.edu/academic/anns/mps/math/mathlab/col_algebra/col_alg_tut20_quadform.htm
78. ### Literature

-Write a short narrative about a conflict or confrontation that is funny, scary, sad, or just interesting to you. Your story can be true or fictional and it must be atleast 5 paragraphs long. -This is what I have: “MC, you can do this. It’s only a test; I’m sure you’ll...
79. ### Question

Will these clubs below help me get into one of these colleges: 1. Illinois state university school of arts 2. Yale University School of Arts 3. The Illinois Institute of Art — Chicago 9th Grade Club • Epiphany (Literary Magazine) • Heart Club • Helping Hands • QED- (...
80. ### math

At the faculty costume party, each teacher from Transylvania Middle School came dressed as his or her favorite creepy creature. The teachers arrived one at a time, and when a new teacher came in, each of the teachers alredy there lined up at the door and shook hands with the ...
81. ### Math

I'm tutoring someone 1st year arts math and they have been given this difficult question that I cannot mind boggel. It goes as follows: There are 6 couples at a party. Each can shake another persons hand once, but they can never shake their spouses hand. At the end of the ...
82. ### unscramble this word!!

i need help unscrambling these words : slebsurs prusto tripcoa harbrub surgpassa bekrechuryl 2nd one- apricot 3rd rhubarb Is there a certain subject? asparagass-4th brussels sprout 1st huckleberry last one CERINOSMOG Okay.. so I am doing a math assignment and in our workbook ...

Here was my question The mean height of 5 students is 59.4. If one of the students leaves, the mean height becomes 61. What is the height of the absent student? Heres Bob's answer but what does set them equal mean?? SOMEONE HELP! math - bobpursley, Wednesday, May 26, 2010 at ...
84. ### science(chem)

Breathing too much alcohol or too much HNO3 surely would not be very good but I doubt there would be a reaction that would produce toxic fumes other than the fumes from the HNO3 and/or the ethanol. On similar note, just yesterday an 18-wheeler spilled a little "hazardous waste...
85. ### Math 11

I need help on this math problem. The width of a certain painting is 5cm less than twice the length. The length of the diagonal distance across the painting is 107cm. Find the length and width. Round your answer to 2 decimal places. Substitute: diagonal distance: 107cm length...
86. ### Math Brain Teaser

I have a math brain teaser that I am sure it sooo simple that I am missing it. A man, buying steaks for his restaurant, approached a butcher. "How many steaks do you have for sale," the butcher answered, "And how much are they?" "The steaks are \$6 a piece if I pick them out, "...
87. ### tourism,geography,economics and math literacy

What career can I do with geography,economics,tourism and math literacy
88. ### math

To find the area, but the easiest approach is using Brahmagupta’ s formula1: If a quadrilateral of side lengths a, b, c, d can be inscribed in a circle, then its area is given by A = sqrt<(s − a)(s − b)(s − c)(s − d)>, where s = (a + b + c + d)/...
89. ### MATH 115

1. find the rate 635ft./5 seconds= 2. complete the statement 82cm = mm 3. complete the statement 15g = kg 4. sabrina has the following math quiz scores 19, 24, 25, 17, 13, 18. find her mean score, to the nearest tenth if necessary. 5. eleven applications for a certain position...

Below is your Week 5 Day 7 CheckPoint: Persuasion & Conformity Scenario Assignment. You are to write a 200- to 300-word critique of the response. Include a summary of the decision stated in your assigned response, whether or not this response has made you see the scenario ...
91. ### English

Purchasing a Snow Blower (title) Snow blowers (also called snow throwers) can make the sometimes difficult, often-unpleasant task of clearing snow from sidewalks and driveways much easier. Before making a purchase, however, it’s best to learn a few snow blower basics. Most ...
92. ### math

I have a question in my math class in college. Here is the question, but I just need help on HOW to answer it. My text isn't clear at all. A box contains 2 black balls and 3 gold balls. 2 balls are randomly drawn in succession. a.if there is no replacement, what is the ...
93. ### Math

Are these correct? I need to bring my grades up for math. Please help! 1. Identify the decimal and simplified fractional form of 60% A)0.6 and 4/5 B)0.6 and 3/5 *** C)0.06 and 3/5 D)0.06 and 6/10 2. A baseball team wins 45% of its games. What fraction of games does it win? A)8...
94. ### English

I have completed this test and I missed 4 questions. My answers are submitted in blue, can you tell me which questions are wrong. 1.Having studied small engine repair in night school, fixing the lawn mower was easy. dangling modifier 2. When I asked for a submarine, the ...
95. ### Chemistry Questions!!

I was sick for 2 days, and that's really not good in any chemistry class, let alone mine, which is an advanced one. I don't know what I was thinking when I tried to be smart, but I really need help. It's pretty basic, I think, so anyone..? Also, I really have tried these......
96. ### Math

Can you help me understand this math problem...I could figure it out the long way but I think there is a formula that I can use that I'm not remembering: I have 18 different colors of marbles. I'm going to arrange them in sets of three. I want to do this 6 times with out any ...