# percent

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### math

A bond has an average return of 6.8 percent and a standard deviation of 4.6 percent. What range of returns would you expect to see 68 percent of the time? a. 2.2 percent to 11.4 percent b. 4.6 percent to 11.4 percent c. 4.6 percent to 22.8 percent d. 11.4 percent to 22.8 ...

### Earth Science

A student finds the density of an ice cube to be 0.80g/cm3; it is actually 0.90 g/cm3. What is the percent deviation (percent error) in this calculation? (1)6 percent (2)11 percent (3)13 percent (4)88 percent (2)?

### planning & implementing for the environment

After establishment of your child care center, equipment and supplies will comprise what percentage of your annual operating budget? A. 0.5 percent to 1.5 percentB. 1.5 percent to 3 percentC. 5.5 percent to 7 percentD. 3 percent to 5.5 percent B

### Statistics

The weight of a small Starbucks coffee is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 360 grams and a standard deviation of 9 grams. Find the weight that corresponds to each event. Show your work. a. Highest 10 percent; b. Highest 50 percent; c. highest 5 percent; d...

### math

Seven students took a quiz. Four of these students received a score above 85 percent. Students who received at least an 85 percent got a sticker. What percent of the students (rounded to the nearest full percentage number) received a sticker? A. 59 percent B. 62 percent C. 57 ...

### health

Nearly ________ of the heat produced in the body is the result of muscle contraction. A. 55 percent B. 65 percent C. 75 percent D. 85 percent i think its D

### History

About how much of New Mexico's population today is made up of Native Americans? 5 percent 10 percent 20 percent 45 percent 10%

### scenice

A woman gives birth to a son. What is the probability that her second child will be a girl? (1 point) 0 percent 25 percent 50 percent 100 percent

### HEALTH

Nearly ________ of the heat produced in the body is the result of muscle contraction. A. 55 percent B. 65 percent C. 75 percent D. 85 percent D?

### business

1. What percentage of new businesses fail in the first year? A. 40 percent B. 60 percent C. 25 percent D. 75 percent I think it's A. But not sure

### History

About how much of New Mexico's population is made up of minority groups? 20 percent 35 percent 60 percent 85 percent

### ANT 101

Matrilineality is the principle of descent in what percentage of world societies? 5 percent 15 percent 25 percent 35 percent

### the percent equation

1. find 30% 0f 70 2 what is 80% of 65 3 what percent of 56 is 14 4 36 is what percent of 40 5 80 is 40% of what number? 6 65% of what number is 78 7 what percent of 2000 is 6 8 12 is what percent of 4000 9 what percent of 3000 is 18 10 what is 110% of 80 11 find 180% of 160 12...

### Cultural Anthrolpogy

Anthropological research has demonstrated that supernatural beings and forces exist in what percentage of the world's cultures? A. 50 percent B. 80 percent C. 95 percent D. 100 percent My answer: C

### investing 3-19

A perpetual preferred stock pays a fixed dividend of $9 and sells for $100. What is the stock’s rate of return? A. 6.5 percent B. 9 percent C. 11 percent D. 12.5 percent I think it's B. 9 percent. $9.00 / 100 = .09

### stats college

Which of the following confidence intervals will be the widest? a. 90 percent b. 95 percent c. 80 percent d. 98 percent

### Chemistry

Monosodium glutamate (MSG), a food-flavor enhancer, has been blamed for “Chinese Restaurant Syndrome,” the symptoms of which are headaches & chest pains. MSG has the following composition by mass: 35.51 percent C, 4.77 percent H, 37.85 percent O, 8.29 percent N, & 13.60 ...

### Chemistry

Monosodium glutamate (MSG), a food-flavor enhancer, has been blamed for “Chinese Restaurant Syndrome,” the symptoms of which are headaches & chest pains. MSG has the following composition by mass: 35.51 percent C, 4.77 percent H, 37.85 percent O, 8.29 percent N, & 13.60 ...

### Chem

A sample of an unknown biochemical compound is found to have a percent composition of 55.03 percent carbon, 5.54 percent hydrogen, 32.10 percent nitrogen and the balance oxygen. What is the simplest formula for this compound ? How do I do this?

### Math

Phil Smith is a car salesman. Last week his total sales amounted to $27,650.00, and he received $1,382.50 in commission. What is his rate of commission? A. 4.8 percent B. 5 percent C. 23 percent D. 17 percent I think C or D?

### chemistry

Monosodium glutamate (MSG), a food-flavor enhancer, has been blamed for “Chinese Restaurant Syndrome,” the symptoms of which are headaches & chest pains. MSG has the following composition by mass: 35.51 percent C, 4.77 percent H, 37.85 percent O, 8.29 percent N, & 13.60 ...

### Matyh

Victor Malaba has a net income of $1,240 per month. If he spends $150 on food, $244 on a car payment, $300 on rent, and $50 on savings, what percent of his net income can he spend on other things? A. 43 percent B. 300 percent C. 40 percent D. 64 percent PLease don't tellme the...

### STATS

Using the z-score of ±1.645 for the 5 percent cutoff and the z-score of ±1.96 for the 2.5 percent in the tail, identify the subject identification (ID) number for subjects who are closest to the cutoff for the upper 2.5 percent and 5 percent of the scores and the lower 2.5 ...

### physics

A refrigerator with a weight of 1,127 newtons needs to be moved into a house using a ramp. The length of the ramp is 2.1 meters, and its height is 0.85 meters. What is the percentage efficiency if a force of 496 newtons is applied to the refrigerator? 44 percent 58 percent 64 ...

### accounting

Midland Oil has $1,000 par value bonds outstanding at 8 percent interest. The bonds will mature in 25 years. Compute the current price of the bonds if the present yield to maturity is: A. 7 percent. B. 10 percent. C. 13 percent.

### math

Midland Oil has $1,000 par value bonds outstanding at 8 percent interest. The bonds will mature in 25 years. Compute the current price of the bonds if the present yield to maturity is: A. 7 percent. B. 10 percent. C. 13 percent.

### Kennedy king finance

10. Compute the present value of $3,000 paid in four years using the following discount rates: 3 percent in year 1, 4 percent in year 2, 5 percent in year 3, and 6 percent in year 4.

### Financial Analysis

Compute the present value of a $100 cash flow for the following combinations of discount rates and times: a. r = 8 percent. t = 10 years. b. r = 8 percent. t = 20 years. c. r = 4 percent. t = 10 years. d. r = 4 percent. t = 20 years

### finance

compute the present value of a $100 cash flow for the following combinations of discount rates and times. a. r=8 percent. t= 10 years b. r=8 percent. t= 20 years c. r=4 percent. t= 10 years d. r=4 percent. t= 20 years

### Finance

10. Compute the present value of $3,000 paid in four years using the following discount rates: 3 percent in year 1, 4 percent in year 2, 5 percent in year 3, and 6 percent in year 4.

### MATh

Which expression means y is three times the size of x? A. Y= x + 3 B. Y = x over 3 c. Y = x - 3 D. y = 3x A manufacturing company's sales decreased by 0.1%. Which of the following is equivalent to 0.1%? F. One percent G. One - tenth percent H. one- hundredth percent J. one ...

### Finance

Jungle, Inc., has a target debt−equity ratio of 0.84. Its WACC is 11.5 percent, and the tax rate is 34 percent. Required: (a) If Jungle's cost of equity is 14.5 percent, its pretax cost of debt is percent. (b) If instead you know the aftertax cost of debt is 6.5 percent...

### Math

The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?

### Math

The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?

### Math

The chief financial officer of a home health agency needs to determine the present value of a $10,000 investment received at the end of year 10. What is the present value if the discount rate is: a. 6 percent? b. 9 percent? c. 12 percent? d. 15 percent?

### physical science

A machine is supplied energy at a rate of 4,000 W and does useful work at a rate of 3,760 W. What is the efficiency of the machine? A. 92 percent B. 94 percent C. 97 percent D. 96 percent

### finance

The Nutrex Corporation wants to calculate its weighted average cost of capital. Its target capital structure weights are 40 percent long-term debt and 60 percent common equity. The before-tax cost of debt is estimated to be 10 percent and the company is in the 40 percent tax ...

### Percent error math

Julian's measurement was 105 percent of 50 pounds and Amanda's measurement was 95 percent of 50 pounds. How many pound off were each? Do they have the same percent error? I got 5 percent error for both even though Amanda was -5

### Math

Mrs.Smith's class has 12 girls and 8 boys. What percent of he class are girls? [#boys/girls+boys]*100 = percent I didn't read the problem very carefully. The calculation above is percent boys. Percent girls is done similarly but use # girsl instead of # boys OR 100 - percent ...

### MATH

Find the interest earned by an account with $1,200 of simple interest of 4% for 3 years. Find the percent markup. Round to the nearest whole percent. store's cost: $100 selling price: $160 Find the percent of increase. 50 to 70 Find the percent of decrease. Round your answer ...

### Finance

Your company sponsors a 401(k) plan into which you deposit 12 percent of your $60,000 annual income. Your company matches 50 percent of the first 5 percent of your earnings. You expect the fund to yield 10 percent next year. If you are currently in the 31 percent tax bracket, ...

### Chem

Find the empirical formula of a compound found to contain 63.15 percent carbon 5.30 percent hydrogen and 31.55 percent oxygen I got C27H27O

### Kennedy King finance

9. Compute the present value of $4,000 paid in five years using the following discount rates: 10 percent in year 1, 2 percent in year 2, 12 percent in year 3, and 9 percent in years 4 and 5.

### Science! Help

In humans, having dimples is a dominant trait. If one parent has dimples and is homosygous for the trait, what is the probability any of his or her offspring will NOT have dimples? A. 100 percent B. 50 percent C. 25 percent D. 0 percent Is the answer D?

### Finance math

9. Compute the present value of $4,000 paid in five years using the following discount rates: 10 percent in year 1, 2 percent in year 2, 12 percent in year 3, and 9 percent in years 4 and 5.

### Math

I have 4 100 percents, a 90 percent, a 85 percent, and a 95 percent. What should my average be??

### Math

I want to know how do find a percent of something, just in general-the formula or whatever, and how to make something into a fraction. Percent= piece/whole * 100 So...something like 439 divided by 612x100? (That's not the actual problem, though) yes that is it. Example: what ...

### Chemistry

A student found that her mixture was 15 percent NH4cl 20 percent NaCl and 75 percent Sio2 Assuming her calculations are correct what did she most likely do incorrectly in her experiment?

### math

I learned that to make fraction into a percent just multiply with 100.However I tried to do 3/2 to percent it become 150 percent. In my understanding 2/3 is 1.5% please clarify

### Geography and Society

What does 50 percent humidity mean? a. the air contains 50 percent of the moisture it can hold before precipitation occurs.*** b. there is a 50 percent chance of precipitation. c. the air temperature is 50 degrees Celsius. d. there is a 50 percent chance of a thunderstorm ...

### statistics

The weight of a small Starbucks coffee is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 410 grams and a standard deviation of 10 grams. Find the weight that corresponds to each eventa. A.Highest 30 percent b. Middle 70 percent to c. Highest 90 percent d. Lowest 20 percent

### finance

the corner grocer has a 7-year, 6 percent annual coupon bond outstanding with a $1,000 par value. the bond has a yield to maturity of 5.5 percent. Which one of the following statements is correct if the market yield suddenly increases to 6.5 percent? The bond price will ...

### finance

the corner grocer has a 7-year, 6 percent annual coupon bond outstanding with a $1,000 par value. the bond has a yield to maturity of 5.5 percent. Which one of the following statements is correct if the market yield suddenly increases to 6.5 percent? The bond price will ...

### finance

The Corner Grocer has a 7-year, 6 percent annual coupon bond outstanding with a $1,000 par value. The bond has a yield to maturity of 5.5 percent. Which one of the following statements is correct if the market yield suddenly increases to 6.5 percent? The bond price will ...

### Social studies

A 10 percent three-year wage increase is provided as a 2 percent increase in the first year, 3 percent in the second year, and 5 percent in the third year. This is an example of a ________ contract.

### science

you do 185 J of work pulling a cart up a ramp. if the ramp does 153 J of work,what is the efficient of the ramp? A)82.7 percent B)121.0 percent C)32.0 percent D)338.0 percent

### Math

A tax-exempt bond was recently issued at an annual 12 percent coupon rate and matures 20 years from today. The par value of the bond is $1,000. a. If a required market rates are 12 percent, what is the market price of the bond? b. If required market rates fall to 6 percent, ...

### Math

I tried again with another question: What percent of 62 is 58? Use the percent equation (which is part=percent times whole) 58=62x Divide 62 on both sides. I rounded to the nearest tenth and got 93.6%

### eco

2. It has been estimated that the price elasticity of demand for attending baseball games is 0.23. Other things held constant, a 10 percent increase in attendance can be explained by a: A. 43.48 percent fall in the price of a ticket. B. 43.48 percent rise in the price of a ...

### Stats

A new extended-life light bulb has an average service life of 750 hours, with a standard deviation of 50 hours. If the service life of these light bulbs approximates a normal distribution, about what percent of the distribution will be between 600 and 900 hours? a. 95 percent...

### Math

128 is what percent of 640? 3.4 is what percent of 5? 15 is what percent of 120?

### finance

5.Capital Co. has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 21 percent debt, 9 percent preferred stock, and 70 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 10 percent, 12 percent, and 17 percent for the debt, preferred stock, and ...

### Corporate Finance

5.Capital Co. has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 21 percent debt, 9 percent preferred stock, and 70 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 10 percent, 12 percent, and 17 percent for the debt, preferred stock, and ...

### math

What percent of 80 is 16? 20. How did they get that answer?? of means times. Is means equals. DecimalPercent x 80= 16 divide both sides by 80 decimal percent = 16/80= .2 percent=decimalpercent x 100 There is a formula for that -- but I never learned it. I like to set up a ...

### Finance

Both Bond Sam and Bond Dave have 9 percent coupons, make semiannual payments, and are priced at par value. Bond Sam has 3 years to maturity, wheareas Bond Dave has 20 years to maturity. If interest rates suddenly rise by 2 percent, the percentage change in the price of Bonds ...

### math

It is claimed that 60 percent of households now subscribe to cable TV. You would like to verify this statement for your class in mass communications. If you want your estimate to be within 5 percent, with a 95 percent level of confidence, how large of a sample is required?

### jj

Find the percent of increase or decrease. Round your answer to the nearest percent. Original Amount: $6.50, New Amount: $11.50, Percent of Change: ___%

### math

If the length of the base of a triangle is increased by 10 percent and the height is decreased by 20 percent, what is the percent change (increase or decrease) in the area of the triangle?

### Science Help

A long-haired cat (recessive trait s) is crossed with a heterocygous short-haired cat (dominant trait S). What percentage of their offspring will have long hair? A. 100 percent B. 50 percent C. 25 percent D. 0 percent Is the answer C?

### science Help

A long-haired cat (recessive trait s) is crossed with a heterocygous short-haired cat (dominant trait S). What percentage of their offspring will have long hair? A. 100 percent B. 50 percent C. 25 percent D. 0 percent Is the answer C?

### science Help

A long-haired cat (recessive trait s) is crossed with a heterocygous short-haired cat (dominant trait S). What percentage of their offspring will have long hair? A. 100 percent B. 50 percent C. 25 percent D. 0 percent Is the answer C?

### statistics

given the following information, determine the 68.3 percent, 95.5 percent, and 99.7 percent confidence intervals. Mean = 4.33, standard error of the mean =3

### Statistics

given the following information, determine the 68.3 percent, 95.5 percent, and 99.7 percent confidence intervals. Mean = 4.33, standard error of the mean =3

### Business Finance

Jungle, Inc., has a target debt−equity ratio of 0.72. Its WACC is 11 percent, and the tax rate is 31 percent. (Do not include the percent signs (%). Round your answers to 2 decimal places. (e.g., 32.16)) Required: (a) If Jungle's cost of equity is 14 percent, its pretax ...

### Math

Increasing $100 by a certain percent produces the same result as decreasing $300 by the same percent. What is this percent?

### Math

1. 0.24% as a decimal? Is it 0.0024? 2. 135% as a decimal? Is it 1.35? 3. 1/5% as a decimal? Is it 0.2? 4. fraction equivalent to 0.75% is... Is it 3/4? 5. mixed number equivalent to 420% is... Is it 4 1/5? 6. percent equivalent to 5/1,000 is... Is it 0.5% 7. percent ...

### math

lance made 10 dozen cookies. He made 25 percent chocolate chip, 25 percent peanut butter, and the remaining 50 percent oatmeal raisin. How many of each type of cookie did he make?

### sci

When the temperature equals the dew point, water vapor condenses back into water. what is the relative humidity when this occurs? a. zero b. 10 percent c. 50 percent d. 100 percent

### math

how do you convert 12.55 to percent? i get 1,255% is that correct? or should it be 125.5%? If the 12.55 is a decimal, then .1255 is the percent. Per Cent means "per 100". the math problem asked me to find the percent increase of the population in africa from 1950 to 2000. the ...

### Finance

A firm has return on equity of 15 percent, earnings before taxes of $30,000, total asset turnover of .80, a profit margin of 4.5 percent, and a tax rate of 35 percent. What is the return on assets?

### Algebra 1

A lab technician has a 15 percent alcohol solution and a 35 percent alcohol solution. She wants to make 100 gallons of a 29 percent alcohol solution. How much of the 15 percent solution should she use?

### IFSM 300

The sales department tells management that they can increase revenue by 20 percent by increasing sales 20 percent, but the production department says that to achieve that number of units, they will have to buy a new piece of equipment that will add $200,000 to the appropriate ...

### chemistry

Shown below is a schematic representation of the water-ethanol phase diagram. Making reference to the phase diagram, explain in a few sentences how one could enrich a solution of 15 percent ethanol - 85 percent water to a composition of 60 percent ethanol - 40 percent water. ...

### Math

With the stars (*) next 2 the #'s are my answers! ! ! 1) Find the percent of increase. ~ 50 to 70 20% 30% 40% ***** 50% 2) Find the percent of decrease. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a percent where necessary. ~ 75 to 60 20% 30% 40% 50% ****** 3) Find the percent ...

### math

WHAT IS 28 AS A DECIMAL AND PERCENT? umm...thats not possible....28=28.0.....???? what is it on? Homework? is the question exactly how you said it?? It says.. What is 28 in a percent then change it to a decimal. and yes its homework So its 28.0 and 28% ???-_-???? how can 28 be...

### fiance

Use the following statistics from Robert Morris Associates' Annual Statement Studies to answer the following question(s). Net sales 100.0 percent Cost of sales 59.9 percent Gross profit 40.1 percent Operating expenses 31.2 percent Net profit (before taxes) 8.9 percent Using ...

### macroeconomics

If the economy currently has a frictional unemployment rate of 2 percent, structural unemployment of 2 percent, seasonal unemployment of 0.5 percent, and cyclical unemployment of 2 percent, what is the natural rate of unemployment? Where is the economy operating relative to ...

### math

Suppose that people’s weights are normally distributed, with mean 175 pounds and a standard deviation of 6 pounds. Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent a. What percent of the population would weigh between 165 and 170 pounds? b. What percent of the population would ...

### math

1) Write the fraction 5/9 as a percent.Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent where necessary. 2)Write the decimal 0.079 as a percent. 3)In the country of Sweden, a bill becomes a law only if 38/50 of the senators approve it. What percentage 50 is 38/50?

### Finance

A7X Corp. just paid a dividend of $1.90 per share. The dividends are expected to grow at 22 percent for the next eight years and then level off to a growth rate of 6 percent indefinitely. If the required return is 13 percent, what is the price of the stock today?

### Basic Biomechanics

Wendell invests $10,000 in a stock portfolio made up of Petroleum Special at $30 per share, New shoes at $12 per share, and Capital beans and Sprouts at $2.50 per share. He places 60 percent of the money in P.S., 30 percent in N, and 10 percent in B & S. With market values ...

### economics

Suppose the income tax rate schedule is 0 percent on the first $10,000; 10 percent on the next $20,000; 20 percent on the next $20,000; 30 percent on the next $20,000; and 40 percent on any income over $70,000. Family A earns $28,000 a year and Family B earns $65,000 a year. ...

### math

if 40 percent of my grade is at a 97 percent average and 40 percent of my grade is at a 92 percent average and my final test is worth 20 percent of the grade then what do i have to score on my final test to have a grade of 91.5 percent or better?

### FINANCE

1. Interest rates A particular security's default risk premium is 3 percent. For all securities, the inflation risk premium is 2 percent and the real interest rate is 2.25 percent. The security's liquidity risk premium is 0.75 percent and maturity risk premium is 0.90 percent...

### math

How do you solve percent of change? My problem says identify the percent of change as an increase or decrease. Find the percent change. Round to the nearest 10th. 20 to 25

### journalism

I'm using a source, can you see if this makes sense.. It's just a piece of my report I'm writing According to Deisinger, at the last two Project Connect events, KCPRI provided services to over 1,500 participants. The racial breakdown for their November, 2012 event was 45.2 ...

### Finance

Calculate the required rate of return for Mercury Inc. to the nearest .1 Assume that investors expect a 3.0 percent rate of inflation in the future. The real risk-free rate is equal to 5.8 percent and the market risk premium is 9.3 percent. Mercury has a beta of 1.5 , and its ...

### FINANCE

8. Suppose that the current one-year rate (one-year spot rate) and expected one-year T-bill rates over the following three years (i.e., years 2, 3, and 4, respectively) are as follows: 1R1 = 5 percent, E(2r1) = 6 percent, E(3r1) = 7.5 percent E(4r1) = 6.85 percent

### Chemistry

I need some help with some of these questions: The action of bacteria on meat and fish produces a poisonous compound called cadaverine. As its name implies, it stinks! It is 58.77 percent carbon, 13.81 percent hydrogen, and 27.40 percent nitrogen. Its molecular weight is 102.2...