what is meant by the term utility and how does it relate to purposeful behavior?

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  1. economics

    What is meant by the term utility and how does it relate to purposeful behavior
  2. eco

    "What is meant by the term 'utility,' and how does it relate to purposeful behavior?"
  3. Economics

    what is meant by the term utility and how does it relate to purposeful behavior?
  4. microeconomics

    what is meant by the term"utility" and how does the idea relate to purposeful behavior?
  5. economics

    what is meant by utility and how does it relate to purposeful behavior.
  6. microeconoimcs

    how does utility relate to purposeful behavior
  7. economics

    what does the term utilty mean and how does it relate to purposeful behavior
  8. life!+ english!

    “What he could do he did.” How does this statement relate to our lives? I think what the teacher meant is, "How does that statement relate to your life?" This is something you need to answer for yourself. I cannot relate it to your life. You might be able to relate to it ...
  9. marketing

    how are: goods services utility form utility place utility time utility possession utility information utility benifits and occupational area ralated to marketing the deffinition for it is: the prosses o developing, promotng, and distributing products to satisfy customers ...
  10. Algebra

    Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this?
  11. Algebra

    Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this?
  12. Algebra 2

    Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3
  13. Help !

    Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3
  14. microeconomics

    This week you have gone to two parties. Assume the total utility you gained from these parties is 100utils. Then you go to a third party, and your total utility rises to 110utils. What is the marginal utility of the third party attended per week? Given the law of diminishing ...
  15. humanities

    What is meant by archaic brace in relation to ancient Greek and Roman civilizations? That can mean either the Archic historical period, or it can mean a brace in the center of a shield which the Soldiers put there arm through. If you can give me more information about what ...
  16. statistics

    the average yearly utility costs on Middleton is $1722 with stdev of 146. assume that the utility costs follow a normal distribution. 1) What would the utility costs have to be so that only 7% of houses in Middleton have utility costs greater than this amount
  17. Child Psychology

    What is meant by resilient and fragile properties of behavior? Choose an example of your own experience that illustrates how a behavior can contain both resilient and fragile properties.
  18. Calculus

    Use a symbolic differentiation utility to find the derivative of the function g(x)=xã((x^2)+1). Use the utility to graph the function and is derivative on the same set of coordinate axes. Describe the behavior of the function that corresponds to any zeroes of the graph of ...
  19. I need help with these please ALGEBRA

    1. Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 2. Evaluate : sqrt7x(sqrtx-7sqrt7) show your work. 3. Solve the equation. Check for extraneous solutions...
  20. economics

    how is marginal utility found? Marginal utility is the change in total utility divided by the change in the quantity consumed of a good. MU=ChangeinTU/ChangeinQG
  21. Biology

    1) What memory system is sensation responsible for? Sensory, short term or long term memory system? Explain. 2) How does encoding memories relate to transfer appropriate processing and fluid intelligence?
  22. Psychology/Biology Help!!

    1) What memory system is sensation responsible for? Sensory, short term or long term memory system? Explain. 2) How does encoding memories relate to transfer appropriate processing and fluid intelligence?
  23. quick ?

    What is meant by the term concrete reality?
  24. CHM

    what is meant by the term "free calcium"?
  25. Language Arts

    what kind of behavior were greek myths meant to encourage? i think it is mainly to discourage selfishness and greed.
  26. physics

    What is meant by the term uniform electric field?
  27. physics

    What is meant by the term "uniform electric field"?
  28. Calculus

    6.] Replace the integral in exercise 5 (int. (1/ 1 – t) dt a = 0, b = 1/2with ?1/(1+t) dt with a = 0, b = 1, and repeat the four steps. a. integrate using a graphing utility b. integrate exactly c. integrate by replacing the integrand with a Taylor series and integrate term ...
  29. chemistry

    what is meant by the term coefficient in relation to chemical equation
  30. clothing and textiles

    what is meant by the term "controlling/disposing of fullness" ?
  31. Psychology

    I need to find at least two instances of abnormal behavior but everytime I do an internet search the results are examples of term papers not instances of abnormal behavior. I ahve to write two paragraphs explaining the deviance. Can anyone help me?
  32. math

    simplify -cd^-4e^-1 okay rob or jim. read my math tip notes, okay? otherwise you'll do poorly on your quizzes. :) if you meant (-(cd)^-4) * (e^-1) -e/((c^4)*(d^4) or if you meant ((-cd)^-4) * (e^-1) e/((c^4)*(d^4) or if you meant (-c(d^-4)) * (e^-1) -ce/(d^4) Please specify ...
  33. Math

    3,5,-5... The first term in the sequence of #'s shown above is 3. Each even # term is 2 more than the previous term and each odd # term, after the first, is -1 times the previous term. For example, the second term is 3+2, and the third term is (-1)x5. What is the 55th term of ...
  34. arithmetic

    Determining the first three terms of an ArithmetiC progressionof which the (a.)10th term is 31 and the 15th term is 49 (b.)7th term is 3 and 12th term is -3 (c.)5th term is 8 and the 11th term is -28 (d.)9th term is7+9x and d=2x,Show all calculations
  35. Indifference Curves

    For each example below, draw a set of three indifference curves that represent the given preferences. Be certain to show the direction of increasing utility. Also write down a utility function that would be consistent with the given preferences and use that utility function ...
  36. childhood

    it has been propsed that there is a tendency for parent to trat full term babies better than preterm babies a big reason is ? a. that a full term infants don't cry as much. b. that the behavior of pre term babes is more annoying and irratible c. that pre term infants demand ...
  37. micro economics

    define the foollowing term using graph and mathimatical expression/utility,util,iso cost ,indiffrnce cure budet line monopolist
  38. microeconomics

    Suppose your marginal utility for meals at the campus cafeteria this week has fallen to zero. Explain what has happened to your total utility curve derived from consuming these meals. Now explain what will happen to total utility if you eat more meals at the cafeteria this week.
  39. Criminal Justice

    According to differential association theory, how does learning criminal behavior differ from learning other types of behavior? A. Learning criminal behavior is much more a peer group experience. B. Learning criminal behavior is a matter of imitation. C. Learning criminal ...
  40. educating young children PART1

    a portfolio should? (a)consist of items that don't directly relate to the school curriculum\(b)be put together only during the last week of school in order to highlight the students best work (c)allow the educator to determine growth in the students ability over the school ...
  41. Cost accounting

    (High-low method) Information about SnoCos’ utility cost for the last six months of 2008 follows. The high-low method will be used to develop a cost formula to predict 2009 utility charges, and the number of machine hours has been found to be an appropriate cost driver. Data...
  42. Econmics - Marginal Utility

    total utility of total utility of cheeseburgers french fries 0 0 20 8 36 14 48 18 56 20 60 20 What is the utility-maximizing combination of cheeseburgers and french fries if cheeseburgers are $2 and french fries are $1 and you have $7 to spend (and you can spend all of it). ...
  43. English

    I am doing a project on Frankenstein and we have a quote "My vices are the children of a forced solitude that I abhor, and my virtues will neccesairly arise when I live in communion with an equal" I am having a hard time understanding what it means. I have to relate the quote ...
  44. behavioral science

    Can anyone help me with some of the differences betweenthe heredity and the horomones on the human behavior? This is a very broad question. Are you asking about adolescent behavior? Heredity and hormones certainly play a part in behavior, but environment also has a lot to do ...
  45. Microeconomics (margin Utility) need clarification

    Someone was kind enough to help me with this question, but i was still confused on how they helped me with the first part of my question. The original question was: You go to an auction and set a maximum price of $100 you are willing to bid on an item. However, you are ...
  46. math

    The third term of a geometric progressiom is nine times the first term.if the second term is one-twenty fourth the fifth term.find the fourth term.ar^2=9a. r=sqr of 9 r=3.pls teach me how to get the first term and i can get the 4th term myself
  47. financial Matters

    I need help in understanding this question given by my instructor. I have posted this question to her, three days ago and not getting any response. Please help!! What is meant by short-term bank notes and how does it apply for permanent financing at short-term rates? Can you ...
  48. financial Matters

    I need help in understanding this question given by my instructor. I have posted this question to her, three days ago and not getting any response. Please help!! What is meant by short-term bank notes and how does it apply for permanent financing at short-term rates? Can you ...
  49. Maths

    The 3rd term of an AP is 10 more than the first term while the fifth term is 15 more than the second term.find the sum of the 8th and 15 term of AP.if the 7th term is seven times the first term.
  50. Economics

    2.The owner-manager of Good Guys Enterprises obtains utility from income(profit) and from having the firm behave in a socially conscious manner, such as making charitable contributions or civic expenditures. Can you set up the problem and derive the optimization conditions if ...
  51. Applied Dog Behavior

    please check my answer thanks . Which sequence of punishment and reward is in the correct order? A. Acceptable behavior occurs, reward, beginning of unwanted behavior, administration of aversive, cessation of behavior, prompt for an acceptable behavior B. Beginning of unwanted...
  52. home economics

    The owner-manager of Good Guys enterprises obtains utility from income (profit) and from having the firm behave in a socially conscious manner, such as making charitable contributions or civic expenditures. Can you set up a problem and derive the optimization conditions if the...
  53. managerial economics

    The Owner-manager of Good Guys Enterprises obtains utility from income (profit) and from having the firm behave in a socially conscious manner, such as making charitable contributions or civic expenditures. Can you set up the problem and derive the optimization conditions if ...
  54. math

    The 3rd term of a geometric progression is nine times the first term.if the second term is one-twenty fourth the 5th term.find the 4th term. solution ar^2=9a r=sqr of 9 r=3.pls help me on how to get the first term(a)
  55. maths

    in an AP the third term is equal to five times the sixth term. the second term is lesser by 3 than twice the fourth term. find the term of AP
  56. Maths

    The sixth term of GP is 16 and the third term is 2.Find the first term and common ratio. 6th term =16 3rd term=2 So ar^5=16 and ar^2=2, then divide. So r^3=8, and r^3 =2^3. Therefore r =2 and a=1/2
  57. Economics

    Luis’s utility function is u=x^.4y^.6 Suppose that Luis wants to get 60 utils, provide 4 bundles with which he can achieve that level of utility. Please explain
  58. arithmetic

    The 8th term of an A P is 5times the third term while the 7th term is 9 greater than the 4th term.what are the first five term
  59. math

    The 8th term of ap is 5time the 3rd term, while the 7th term is greater than the 4th term, write the first 5 term of the ap
  60. Math

    The sixth term of an A.P. is 5 times the first term and the eleventh term exceeds twice the fifth term by 3 . Find the 8th term ?
  61. Math

    The fifth term of an arithmetic progression is three times the second term,and the third term is 10.a)What is the first term,b)the common difference and c)the 15th term?
  62. Maths

    The 5th term of an arithmetic progression is 3times of 2nd term and 12th term exceeds 2times of 6th term by 1. Find the 16th term
  63. Maths

    The 5th term of an arithmetic progression is 3times of 2nd term and 12th term exceeds 2times of 6th term by 1. Find the 16th term
  64. Maths

    The 5th term of an arithmetic progression is 3times of 2nd term and 12th term exceeds 2times of 6th term by 1. Find the 16th term
  65. Math

    The 16th term of an AP is three times the 5th term. If the 12th term is 20 more than the 7th term, find the first term and the common difference.
  66. Economics

    What happens to the marginal utility per dollar of shoes if the priece of shoes goes up, and how should consumers respond to this to maximize utility
  67. Math

    Name School Team Event 3: Logic and Reasoning (with calculators) 5th/6th grade Math Meet ‘08 For each number pattern, fill in the next five terms. (2 pts. each blank) ANSWER KEY 1st term 2nd term 3rd term 4th term 5th term 6th term 7th term 8th term 9th term 10th term 1) 2) ...
  68. accounting

    On Dec 28th Victor received the Utility bill for the month of December. He has not yet paid it but plans to pay it on January 5th. It was for $280. What do i debit and credit to utility expense and utilities?
  69. maths

    Given that the first term of an A.P is 7 and its 10th term is twice its second calculate a)19th term b) sum of 28 term c) different between the 9th and 6th term
  70. Arithmetic progession

    The third term of an A.P is 10times more than the second term. Find the sum of the eight and fifteen term of the A.P if the seventh term is seven times the first term
  71. economics

    Suppose a person has a utility function U=YX. What is the minimum level of income required to get a utility of 20? Your answer should be a function of, among other things, Px and Py.
  72. microeconomics

    Suppose a person has a utility function U=YX. What is the minimum level of income required to get a utility of 20? Your answer should be a function of, among other things, Px and Py.
  73. geometric progression

    the 3rd term of a gpis 10 and the 6th term is 80 find the common ratio No2 if the 2nd term of a gp is 4 and the 5th term is 1over 16,the7th term is_
  74. math

    if 4th term of an arithmetic progression is 3 times the 1st term nd 7th term exceeds twice the third term by 1. find the first term and common difference
  75. precalculus

    .(a)Determine the number of degrees the axis must be rotated to eliminate the xy term of the conic x2+6xy+y2-6=0. (b)Graph the conic in part a and use a graphing utility to confirm your result.
  76. classroom management techniques

    14. Which of the following is part of the strategy of modifying behavior? A. Analyze the behavior that needs changing. B. Inform the student that he or she needs to change his or her behavior. C. Ignore students who demonstrate a need for attention. D. Ensure that the ...
  77. Economics

    What is more important to the consumer: Marginal utility or marginal utility per dollar and why
  78. Science

    Instinct differs from learned behavior in that instinctive behavior: A. does not change; learned behavior does. B. is acquired; learned behavior is genetic. C. is adaptive; learned behavior is not. D. All of these answers are true. is it A 2. The carrying capacity of an area ...
  79. Math

    For the sequence an=6n+1, its first term is its second term is its third term is its fourth term is its 100th term is
  80. social studies

    Personality psychologists are concerned with ______________ in a given situation. average behavior crowd behavior individual differences in behavior all of these
  81. PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE

    Which one of the following statements best describes group behavior? A. Group behavior depends solely on its most influential individual members. B. As a group behaves, so too will each individual in the group. C. Group behavior is a thing apart from the behavior of any ...
  82. Managemnet? career planning

    For our assignemnt, we must come up with 4 jobs we would want to pursue : • Short Term: This will be a job that you would like to do while you are in school as either a summer job or as coop student. • Medium Term or Early Career: This will be a position that you would ...
  83. Science

    What is meant by the term "salting out" in the liquid-liquid extraction procedure?
  84. math

    the 3rd term of a geometric progression is nine times the 1st term.if the 2nd term is one-twenty fourth the 5th term.find the 4th term.(my solution so far).ar^2=9a r=sqr of 9 r=3.help me find the 1st term
  85. math

    The 4th term of an AP is 3 times its first term and the 7 term exceeds the 3 term by 1.Find the 10 term of an AP.
  86. Focus on the Caregiver

    The most effective way to help a child learn new behavior is to A. teach it during story time. B. model the behavior whenever appropriate. C. read about the behavior to the child. D. show videos that teach the new behavior. my answer is b.
  87. teaching in early childhood programs

    Which of the following is the most essential characteristic of good activity-plan objectives? A. They relate to the theme of the day. B. They can be stated in just a single word. C. They are always fun for children to do. D. They describe child behavior or actions.
  88. geography

    What is meant by the term the clash of civilizations? There is so much about this topic when u google search it. What is a brief overview about it.
  89. Medical Ethics

    What do you understand by the term “Privileged information? How does it relate to the medical ethical principle of confidentiality? Please help me. I don't know where to start in this question.
  90. Chemistry

    What is meant by the directionality of a spontaneous reaction? I haven't heard of the term but I assume it means the direction in which a spontaneous reactions occurs.
  91. Economics - Marginal Utility

    If the price of a cheeseburger is $2 and the price of a bag of french fries is $1, and you have $7 to spend (and you can spend all of it). What is the utility-maximizing combination of cheeseburgers and french fries? Wouldn't that depend on the utility value of the cheesburger...
  92. Mathematics-please help quick!!

    The first term of the sequence is -168 and every term after the first term is 8 more than the term immediately proceeding it. Find the 88th term.
  93. Math

    The fourth term of an arithmetic sequence is less than the fifth term by 3. The seventh term is three times the fifth term. Find the common difference and the first term
  94. math

    the fourth term of an arithmetic progression is equal to 3 times the first term and the seventh term exceeds twice the third term by 1 find the first term and the common differrence
  95. mathenatic

    The sum of sixth term of a.p is 72 and the second term is seven times fifth term find the first term,common difference and the sum of tenth term
  96. maths

    The fifth term of an arithmetic sequence is 23 and 12th term is 72. And they say 1. Determine the first three terms of the sequences and the nth term. 2. What is the value of the 10th term. 3. Which term has a value of 268.
  97. math,help

    Is this trinomial a perfect square x^2-6x+9 if the trinomial starts with x^2 and 1/2 of the middle term coefficient squared equals the last term, then it is a perfect square. tell me what you found. i thought it was not a perfect square. because i tried factoring it but it won...
  98. math

    Each term in a sequence of numbers, except for the 1st term, is 2 less than the square root of the previous term.If the 3rd term of this sequence is 1, what is the first term?
  99. Math(A.P)

    The fourth term of an A.P is equal to 3 times the first term and the seventh term exceeds twice the third term by 2. The first term and the common difference are:
  100. arithmetic

    first term and larst term of a geometric progression is 42.if the forth term is greater than the second term by 168, find the first term.the forth term.
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