# what are consonants and how are they used.

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1. ### english

what are consonants and how are they used.
2. ### Maths

how many words consisting of 5 consonants and 3 vowels be formed out of 7 consonants and 5 vowels
3. ### Math

From the word COMBINE, how many different 7 letter words are possible : - with I adjacent to N? - with alternating vowels and consonants? -if a 5 letter word instead of 7 letter word is made from COMBINE, how many probability are that has exactly 3 consonants?
4. ### math

ASAP ASAP if my name is Frances 1.What fraction of the letters in my name are vowels? 2.what fraction of the letters in my name are consonants? 3.what fraction of the consonants in my name are made with only straight line segments? 4.what fraction of the letters in my name ...
5. ### Probability (Vowels/Consonants) Pliz check answers

What is the probability of picking a consonant from the word "dictionary"? P (consonant) = 5/10 Is the letter "Y" used as a vowel or consonant in the word given above? Vowel.

consonants initial middle and final
7. ### english

what is the correct spelling with troublesome consonants,sheriff
8. ### math

What is The ratio of w's to consonants in this sentence? Wes and Willow went walking.
9. ### Statistics

I'm looking at my notes and I can't seem to figure how my teacher did this problem. She used her name which has 9 letters, 3 vowels, and 6 consonants. If we were to reach in the bag and grab 3 letters out. By using the probability distribution what's the probability of getting...
10. ### math

Find the number of arrangements of the letters of the word STRENGTH if the order of the consonants must not be changed?
11. ### English

Which of the following is the repetition of consonants as in hip and hop? A. assonance B. consonance C. alliteration D. onomatopoeia I am putting B, Do you agree with my answer?
12. ### english

what is a consonant Consonant = not a vowel. The vowels are a, e, i, o, u, and sometimes y. All other letters are consonants. =)
13. ### English Grammar

How many syllabic consonants are there? Are n,m,r,l all syllabic consonant? Would you give me example words?
14. ### English

How many syllabic consonants are there in English? 1. m, n, l 2. m, n, r 3. m, n, l, r Which one is right? Would you let me know a good website where I can learn about that?
15. ### Gr. 12 Data MAnagement

In how many ways can the letter of the word SECTION be arranged if the consonants must always be in the order in which they occur in the word itself?
16. ### Math: permutation

Seven cards, each marked a letter can be arranged to spell NUMBERS. how many three letter code words can be formed with 2 consonants and one vowel? Thanks 😁
17. ### intentive spellers typically

a. write only words they are certain can be spelled corrctly. b. never learn conventional spelling c. omit consonants in words d. Progress through a serious of stages
18. ### math

24 How many 5-letter “words” can be formed from the letters of the word FORMULATED, if each must contain 2 vowels and 3 consonants? How many of these will have the vowels at the two ends on the “word”?
19. ### algebra1 solutions help

Yikes! Help please. In a word game, you choose a tile from a bag, replace it, and then choose another. If there are 28 vowels and 16 consonants, what is the probability you will choose a consonant and then a vowel? options: 1/44, 56/11, 28/121, 112/11
20. ### Early Childhood Education

Inventive spellers typically: A. write only words they are certain can be spelled correctly. B. never learn conventional spelling. C. omit consonants in words. D. progress through a series of stages. Is the answer D.?
21. ### English

1. He used to take a walk in the park. 2. He used to swim in this river. 3. He used to live in Chicago. 4. He used to drive a car to New York. 5. He used to walk his dog along the road. 6. He used to play soccer when he was young. 7. He used to cook noodles for his mother. 8. ...
22. ### probaility.....plse help me.....

From the word HINDUSTAN ===== (a) In how many of these anagrams none of the vowels come together. (b) In how many of these anagrams do the vowels and the consonants occupy the same relative positions as in HINDUSTAN?
23. ### maths-probability

From the word HINDUSTAN ===== (a) In how many of these anagrams none of the vowels come together. (b) In how many of these anagrams do the vowels and the consonants occupy the same relative positions as in HINDUSTAN?
24. ### English pronunciation

What are palatal consonants? How many palatal consonalt's do you have? 1. can't you 2. could you 3. miss you 4. is your In the four cases, we can find palatalization. The t,d,s,z sounds are changed into palatals when they are pronounced as a linking sound. It's hard to write ...
25. ### english

IF THE WORD IS GGORL WASLHINGTON,AND WHENEVER CONSONANTS H,N,G,APPEAR TOGETHER CHANGE THERE ORDER SO THAT THE FIRST CONSONANT BECOMES THE LAST, ONE IN THE MIDDLE BECOMES THE FIRST AND THE LAST THE MIDDLE.
26. ### English

[j], [w] : phonetic symbols Are both consonants or vowels? They are called semi-vowels, but we add 'a' not 'an'. ex. a year, a woman. A is put before a consonant and an is put before a vowel, isn't it. I'd like to know about [j], and [w]. Do you have a good website for that?
27. ### Math

Nell made a secret code. Each code word has 2 letters. Each word begins with a consonant and ends with a vowel. How many code words can Nell make with 3 consonants and 2 vowels?
28. ### Early childhood literacy

Most preschoolers can produce: a. all the vowel sounds b. all the sounds in their native language c. all consonants d. accurate productions of all sounds
29. ### Math

Considering the word Mathematics, what is the ratio of vowels to consonants? Write the ratio 3 ways. word form: colon form: fraction form:
30. ### Math

Considering the word Mathematics, what is the ratio of vowels to consonants? Write this ratio 3 ways: Word form: Fraction form: Colon form:
31. ### English

1. The cooker is used to cook rice. 2. The machine is used to make books. 3. The knife is used to cut vegetables. 4. The table is used for the kids to study. 5. The room is used for him to study. 6. The car is used for his wife to go shopping. -------------------------- Are ...
32. ### FRENCH to SraJMcGin

Could you please clarify the pronounciation-matter with the word SEPT? In my book it states that the final consonants of the numbers 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10 are silent before a word beginning with a consonant. One of the examples it gives is: sept plumes (seh plüm) - no "p" or "...
33. ### alg2/trig

I got this question wrong on my test, and I have to correct it :/ How many permutations are there of all the letters in the word "TEXAS" ? The answer to this part is 120, but I have no idea on how to solve the second part without having to write it all down. *How many of these...
34. ### English

* simple-- sim/ple The word is composed of two consonants. In the second syllable, there is no vowel. However, the second part is also a syllable. l is a syllabic consonant. What is syllabic consonant? Would you name the syllabic consonant? Thank you.
35. ### English

Write the phonic concept which identifies the common sounds found in each group of words below. Do not identify each sound separately, merely indicate the single phonic concept presented in each closed sort. Consonants __________ 1. black, snake, small, test, steam __________ ...
36. ### Calculus

Vanna Red sells the vowels a, e, i, o, and u each for a different price but less than \$250. Consonants are free. You must pay separately for each occurrence of a vowel in a word. Audacious sells for \$260, equivocations for \$340, inimitable for \$225, onomatopoeia for \$435, and ...
37. ### math

Vanna Red sells the vowels a, e, i, o, and u each for a different price but less than \$250. Consonants are free. You must pay separately for each occurrence of a vowel in a word. Audacious sells for \$260, equivocations for \$340, inimitable for \$225, onomatopoeia for \$435, and ...
38. ### Linguistics

Each set can be identified by means of a single common featue. List the feature. { t, n, l } { Ɛ, o, e } { Ɛ, g, j } ---------------- The first set is alveolar, and the second set comprises mid vowels. But I can't find the common feature of the third set, since it has both ...
39. ### Sets

A is a set of all letters in the alphabet and B is a set of vowels in the alphabet. What kind of relationship exists between the two sets? Also, if C is the set of consonants what is the relationship between B and C?
40. ### math

Vanna Black pays money for vowels. If consonants are worth nothing and the following words are worth the following amounts, then find the value of each vowel. All vowels are worth the same amount in each but each vowel has a different value. Audacious=\$260 Equivocation=\$340 ...

Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of paper each contain one of 16) the digits from the set 0 through 9 and 26 slips each contain one of the 26 letters of the alphabet. If one slip is drawn at random, what is P(odd number or a consonant)? ...
42. ### English

1. The knife is used to dice a radish. 2. The box is used to wrap gifts. 3. The dancing room is used to play ping-pong. -------------- Are they all grammatical? Do we have to put a pause after 'used' in each sentence?

2.Which answer best describes the main benefit of the steam engine? A)It was used to create road-building materials. B)It was used to power trains and steamboats. ** C)It was used to run many factories in the 1820s. D)It was used to help dig canals and build railroads
44. ### Mayh

Martin used apples to make muffins. Omar used apples to make applesauce. Omar used 5 fewer than half as many apples as Marrin used. Write an expression to show the number of apples that both used in all. What does variable represent?
45. ### Writing and grammar

In the 1800s the river was regularly used as a mean of transportation. A, was used, b, was regularly used, c, regularly used as. Which one is the correct answer.
46. ### English

1. What was used by Chinese? - Shells were used by Chinese. 1-1. Which was used by Chinese? - Shells were used by Chinese. 2. What money was used by Chinese? - Shells were used by Chinese. 3. Which money was used by Chinese? - Shells were used by Chinese. 4. What kinds of ...
47. ### english

1. He is used to working on the farm. 2. He got used to working on the farm. 3. He used to walk in the park alone. 4. The toy can be used as a pillow. (Are they all grammatical? What is the difference between 1 and 2?)
48. ### intro to computers

what type of device is characteristic of an enterprise environment? a workstation used by a retired person. a workstation used at an engineering firm. a tablet computer used by an elementary school student a notebook used by a college student
49. ### english!??!?!?!?!?!

how do the sounds of the words and the poet’s use of devices, such as alliteration, contribute to the meaning and the mood of the poem http://mrbraiman.home.att.net/lit.htm This site will give you a list of literary devices... and the usages. Think of this for instance. "...
50. ### Foods

what is used to knead dough and to roll pastry ? what is used to cook some less tender meats,to steam puddings and to asselerate the cooking time of foods? what is used to sift flour before measuring? what kind of knife is used to very finely slice or crumb foods? what is used...
51. ### Chemistry

How do i determine the exact molarity of .2 M of HCL? The molarity of NaOH Used was .2010M used in the titration. And the volume used 10.33 mL used to reach equivalence point. What would be the Molarity of HCL?

Ryan is building matchstick square sequences, as shown ( first one used 4, second one used 7, third one used 10, and the forth one used 13). He used 599 matchsticks to form the last two figures in his sequences. How many matchsticks did he use in each of the last two figures?
53. ### Algebra HELP!

Ryan is building matchstick square sequences, as shown ( first figure used 4, second figure used 7, third figure used 10, and the forth figure used 13). He used 599 matchsticks to form the last two figures in his sequences. How many matchsticks did he use in each of the last ...
54. ### spanish

As a child I was very nice and shy. I used to obey my parents. I always used to play with dolls. I really liked stuffed animals. In the park I used to ride my tricycle and go on the swings. I remember I used to behave well with other kids. I was a polite and well-mannered ...

I'm writing a research report on the very first stagecoaches. The information that I cannot find is: Who invented it who has improved it over the years how and where was it originally used If not used today, why is it not used, and what replaced it? Thank you SOOOOOO much for ...
56. ### physics

A television uses a current of 1.5A at 120V. The television is used 2 hours. Calculate the power used in KW and the energy used in kWh.
57. ### Islamic

"I have served many purposes and am mentioned in Quran.I have been used for falsehood, used as an affirmation and with the permission of Allah (swt) used as a cure. What am I and who do I belong to?"
58. ### Precalculus

1. permutation or combination: how many schedules are possible if you need to choose 5 events out of 20 for a vacation? Is it permutation?? Answer is 1860480? 2. a. How many area codes are possible ( the 3 digit number can't start with a 0)? 504? b. How many area codes start ...
59. ### Language Arts

Information in an entry tells you that salute A. Is used only by military personnel. B. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. C. Can be used as both a verb and a noun. D. Is used as a verb but also never as a noun. Is the answer C?
60. ### word problem(algebra)

mary has y m of cloth.she used 2 m to sew a skirt.she used the remaining cloth to make 5 jackets. (a) find the amount of material that was used to make each jacket in terms of y. (b) if she has 17 m of cloth.how much material was used for each jacket?
61. ### History

The advantage of the Phoenician system of writing over the Chinese, Sumerian, and Egyptian was that it (a) used fewer sounds (b) used fewer pictures (c) used fewer symbols (d) none of the above

In which sentence is the word periscope used correctly? A. Excited about her finding, the scientist used a periscope to view the organisms in the water sample.**** B. On the night of the full moon, we used the periscope to look at the sky. C. Sitting behind the tall stone ...
63. ### Math fractions

Jackie loves to cook fried foods. She recorded the total amount of oil that she used each month in the table below. In January she used 3/5 of the amount of oil that she used in Fedruary. Fill in the amount of oil that Jackie used in January in the table below. Month. Gallons ...
64. ### algebra

a poll was taken of 100 students at a computer campus to find out how they got to campus. 31 said they drove alone 34 rode in a carpool 25 rode public transportation 5 used both carpool and public transportation 8 used both a car pool and sometimes their own cars 4 used buses ...
65. ### high school

Use the digits in the year 2010 and the operations +, -, x, ÷, sqrt (square root), ^ (raise to a power), and ! (factorial) — along with parentheses, brackets, or other grouping symbols — to write expressions for the counting numbers 1 through 100. All four digits must...

In which sentence is the word periscope used correctly? A. Excited about her finding, the scientist used a periscope to view the organisms in the water sample. B. On the night of the full moon, we used the periscope to look at the sky. C. Sitting behind the tall stone walls, ...
67. ### algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 28 said they drove alone. 37 rode in a carpool. 27 rode public transportation. 8 used both carpools and public transportation. 8 used both a carpool and ...
68. ### math

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 32 said they drove alone. 33 rode in a carpool. 35 rode public transportation. 9 used both carpools and public transportation. 9 used both a carpool and ...
69. ### algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 27 said they drove alone. 30 rode in a carpool. 34 rode public transportation. 4 used both carpools and public transportation. 3 used both a carpool and ...
70. ### Algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students on how they got to campus. 33 drove alone, 35 rode in a carpool, 26 rode public transportation, 6 used both carpool and public transportation, 8 used both a carpool, 6 used buses as well as their own cars, 5 used all three methoda. How many are...
71. ### Math 104

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 34 said they drove alone. 24 rode in a carpool. 28 rode public transportation. 3 used both carpools and public transportation. 3 used both a carpool and ...
72. ### Algebra with applications

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 23 said they drove alone. 30 rode in a carpool. 31 rode public transportation. 4 used both carpools and public transportation. 3 used both a carpool and ...
73. ### math venn

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 29 said they drove alone. 25 rode in a carpool. 30 rode public transportation. 7 used both carpools and public transportation. 6 used both a carpool and ...
74. ### Social Studies

Why did improvements in agriculture lead to the growth of cities? A.The cleared forest to spread out more B.They used oxen to plow the fields so horse can be used more in cities C.Less land was used for farming and thus be used to build up cities** D.The increase in food ...
75. ### Algebra - Middle School

Use the digits in the year 2010 and the operations +, -, x, ÷, sqrt (square root), ^ (raise to a power), and ! (factorial) — along with parentheses, brackets, or other grouping symbols — to write expressions for the counting numbers 1 through 100. All four digits must be ...
76. ### english

16.A velar consonant is produced when … a the tip of the tongue touches behind the alveolar ridge. b the tip and blade of the tongue touches the hard palate. c the back of the tongue touches the hard palate. d the back of the tongue touches the soft palate or velum. 17....
77. ### Math

The amount of a monthly electric bill (B, measured in \$) depends on the amount of electricity used that month (E, measured in kWh). A typical public utility charges \$0.12 per kWh for the first 300 kWh used, \$0.17 per kWh for the next 600 kWh used, and \$0.29 per kWh for any ...
78. ### Information MGT

How can a prototype be used? Prototype are used for test and evaluation: Prototypes are useful in testing form, fit, and function. Also, sometimes, prototypes are used in the engineering of manufacturing lines for production.
79. ### Algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 31 said they drove alone, 39 rode in carpool, 35 rode public transportation, 10 used both carpool and public transportation, 7 used both a carpool and ...
80. ### percentage

Chitra used wheat flour&plain flour to bake some cakes.19%of the flour used was wheat flour.if she used 475g of flour,find: A) the total mass of flour she used for the cakes B) the mass of plain flour she used
81. ### Lab Equipment

What is a square mesh with a fiber center used for support? 9 letters, ends with an E What is a porcelain container used to heat things? 8 letters, second letter is "R" What type of bottle is used for storing acids and bases? 7 letters, _E_G_ _T Help? Thanks!
82. ### algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 26 said they drove alone. 34 rode in a carpool. 34 rode public transportation. 7 used both carpools and public transportation. 6 used both a carpool and ...
83. ### algebra

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 34 said they drove alone. 33 rode in a carpool. 29 rode public transportation. 6 used both carpools and public transportation. 10 used both a carpool and ...
84. ### Algebra with applications

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 29 said they drove alone. 36 rode in a carpool. 36 rode public transportation. 6 used both carpools and public transportation. 4 used both a carpool and ...
85. ### English

1. What was used by Indians? 2. What were used by Indians? 3. Almonds were used by Indians. =============== What is a suitable question for the answer3? Is #2 grammatical?
86. ### Chemistry

I know I am over thinking this problem like always but none of this makes sense to me for some reason.. KHP was used to determine the concentration of a KOH solution. If 0.78g of KHPwas used and 42.17 ml of KOH was used to titrate it to the endpoint what's it concentration? ...
87. ### English

I have this assignment that I am working on I am little confuse with it is help please. I have found that the poem uses both just explain how it is used like assonance is the repetition of vowel-sounds so look for the vowels in the poem. For example poems, live, sad, diagnosis...
88. ### Data Management Grade 12

How many different five-letter words can be formed using the letters of the word STEVIN, a) if only one vowel is to be used? b) if both vowels are to be used and E is to precede I? c) if both vowels must be used, they must be adjacent, and E is to precede I? d) if either one ...
89. ### Health (Ms. Sue)

When is CPR used? A: CPR is used when a person does not have a pulse or a blood pressure and are not responsive. CPR is also used when a person is in cardiac arrest?
90. ### English

She turned green after eating the shellfish, which the waiter had recommended, it went without saying, but she said it anyway, "I don't feel too good." Which of the following is an error in the passage above? A. The word "had" is used instead of "have" B. The word "went" is ...
91. ### Physics!

Question #4 : What is the amount of energy used to raise a 3000N load 0.4m? A force of 1000N is used to raise that same load up. 1)State the mechanical advantage of the machine used? 2)Is this machine 100% efficient?
92. ### Spanish / Perfect Tenses

I know that haber is used as an auxilary verb and is used with other verbs to say things like "I have [verb]" or "I had [verb]". I know that in order to say "I had walked", you would say "Habia caminado". How would you say "I had been walking"? Is haber used in a different ...
93. ### Math 100

A poll was taken of 100 students at a commuter campus to find out how they got to campus. The results were as follows: 32 said they drove alone. 35 rode in a carpool. 31 rode public transportation. 7 used both carpools and public transportation. 8 used both a carpool and ...
94. ### Algebra 1

The monthly cost C for a cell phone is \$20 each month plus \$.10 for each minutes used. Which equation can be used to find the total cost (in dollars) for a month when m minutes are used? A. C= m+20 B. C= 0.1m+20 C. C= 10m+20 D. C=20m
95. ### Math

Matt has y yards fabric. She used 2 yards to sew a skirt. She used the remaining fabric to make 5 jackets. Find the amount of material that was used to make each jacket in terms of y
96. ### Chemistry

calculate the molar concentration of H3PO4 in the cola sample. Volume of decarbonated cola used 25.00mL, Molarity of NaOH used for titration 0.0100M, and Volume NaOH used at first equivalence point is 14.54mL.
97. ### Science

How do I find out about tools used 100 years ago that are still used today? go to google and type intools used 100 years ago
98. ### english

Please help me to pick out 6 lines from the poem Invictus of William Ernest Henley that used sensory images and identify the sense used for each line.I also need to pick out one line that used onomatopoeia.
99. ### computer

Select the statement that accurately describes why the Italics function is being used in the sentences below. Memories would come at the most unexpected moments. For instance, Miranda never looked at Racing 'Til Dawn anymore because it was too painful. She instead focused on ...