1. When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today his wage is $8.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the

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  1. Math

    Ralph's age is currently 3 years more than twice joe's age. But 3 years ago, ralph was was 4 times as old as Joe was the . How old will joe be in 10 years?

  2. Econ

    1. When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today his wage is $8.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today? 2.

  3. Earth Science

    Please check my answers. Drag each item to the correct location to show when each occurred. 1. Event that occurred billions or millions of years ago a 2. Event that occurred thousands of years ago c 3. Event that occurred decades ago b a. The last Ice Age

  4. Math

    In 1968, the U.S. minimum wage was $1.60 per hour. In 1976, the minimum wage was $2.30 per hour. Assume the minimum wage grows according to an exponential model w(t), where t represents the time in years after 1960. Find the Formula for w(t) My work so

  5. Algebra

    Find the final hourly wage if a $11.50 starting wage is increased by 2.5% each year for 8 years. Half the raise is given every 6 months.

  6. Science

    Which of the following statements is true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. C. There is no way to tell how much water was on Earth millions

  7. Apex personal finance

    Mack opened a CD 10 years ago at an interest rate of 7.8% compounded monthly. According to the rule of 72, when did she have half as much money as she does now? A. About 9.2 years ago B. About 4.6 years ago C. About 3.9 years ago D. About 7.8 years ago

  8. Math

    Find a(7) in the geometric series in which S(5) = -61 and the common ratio is -3. -729 -574 2,680 2,188 Jamison just started a new job as a firefighter earning an annual salary for 38,500.00. his contract states that he will receive a 3% salary increase

  9. Maths

    Harry is x years old now. 3 years ago Jenny was twice Harry's age. In three years timthe Ahmed will be 5 times as old as Jenny. Write an expression for Ahmed's ago now.

  10. Math

    A mother is 20 years older than her daughter.if the daughter is y years old. (A) How old is the mother? (B) in terms of y how old was the daughter 4 years ago . (C) In terms of y, how old was the mother 4 years .(I) 4 years ago if the ratio of ages was7:3

  11. Math

    On Joe Martin's graduation from college, Joe's uncle promised him a gift of $12000 in cash or $900 every quarter for the next 4 years after graduation. If money could be invested at 8% compounded quarterly, which offer is better for Joe? I have done this

  12. Economics

    Which one of the following statements about efficiency wages is correct? A. An efficiency wage is a "wage" that contains a profit-sharing component as well as traditional hourly pay. B. An efficiency wage is an above-market wage that minimizes a firm's

  13. English

    Identify the most descriptive and specific way to rewrite the underlined words in the following sentence. Just a few years ago, this road sat next to forests and fields. (Just a few years ago is underlined. a. a short time ago b. recently c. less than a

  14. Economics

    When Joe started his job at the laundromat five years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today, his wage is $6.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index (CPI)

  15. math

    1. The amount Rs 2100 became Rs 2352 in 2 years at simple interest. If the interest rate is decreased by 1%, what is the new interest? 2. My grandfather was 9 times older than me 16 years ago. He will be 3 times of my age 8 years from now. Eight years ago,

  16. macroeconomic

    Suppose in 2007 the United States Congress passes a minimum wage law that increases the minimum wage (the lowest legal wage) to $7.25 per hour and has a provision that increases the minimum wage at the beginning of each year based on the CPI for the

  17. Math

    5. Joe Sullivan invests $9,000 at the end of each year for 20 years. The rate of interest Joe gets is 8% annually. Using the tables in the Business Math Handbook that accompanies the course textbook, determine the final value of Joe's investment at the end

  18. Finance

    Joe Jan wants to receive $22,000 each year for the next 22 years. Assume a 6% interest rate compounded annually. How much must Joe invest today?

  19. Math

    Joe Diamond deposited $9,000 into the Rong Bank that pays 12 percent interest, compounded quarterly. Calculate the amount Joe will have in his account at the end of 4 years. (Using the Calculator)

  20. Biology

    PLEASE HELP!!!! 1. How many millions of years ago did sharks first appear? (Make sure you are looking for animals that only have cartilage skeletons). 2. How many millions of years ago did bony fish (like the perch) first appear? 3. How many millions of

  21. Science please help

    List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. The six periods: 1:Cambrian, which was 545 million years ago. 2:Ordovician, which was 490 million years ago. 3:Silurian, which was 445 million years ago.

  22. Finance

    Patricia and Joe Payne are divorced. The divorce settlement stipulated that Joe pay $520 a month for their daughter Suzanne until she turns 18 in 3 years. Interest is 18% a year. How much must Joe set aside today to meet the settlement?

  23. human resources

    Three weeks ago you had an interview for the job of your dreams. You really want this job. You thought everything went well with the hiring manager who told you a decision would be made in two weeks. But you have heard nothing. Meanwhile, you are afraid

  24. math, financial math

    A basket of May flowers at Betty's Blooms cost $35 today. Assuming that inflation has been running at 5.1% per year for the past several years, how much did a comparable basket of flowers cost 7 years ago? When dealing with a value of the past (7 years

  25. Economics

    Which of the following statements would come from someone classified as unemployed? A. I'm not working. I had three interviews this week, and I'm trying to find a job. B. I haven't had a job in a year, and I stopped looking for a job nine months ago. C.

  26. Math

    kyle just started a new job that pays $7 per hour. He had been making $5 per hour at his old job. Kyle worked a total of 54 hours last month and made $388 before deductions. How many hours did he work at his new job?

  27. Math

    Sara is 24 years younger than Joe. Six years ago she was half as old as he was. How old is each now?

  28. Maths

    Joe’s Twenty-four Seven Laundromat has the following jobs waiting to be processed. The first step of the process includes washing and drying the clothes; the second step is pressing the clothing. Joe wants to minimize the amount of time it takes to do

  29. Math

    joe is x years old and is 25 year older than his son Brian who is y years old. the sum of their age is 49. a. find joe age now. b. brians age in 5 years time.

  30. Economics

    A firm and a worker interact as follows. First, the firm can make 2 contract offers (wage, jobtype): (w, z=0) and (w, z=1) where z=0 denotes the "safe" job and z=1 denotes the "risky job. After observing the firm's contract offer(w,z) the worker accepts or

  31. Math

    A mother is 20 years older than her daughter if the daughter is y years old how old is the mother in terms of y how old was the daughter four years ago in terms of y how old was the mother four years ago four years ago the ratio of their was 7:3 find the

  32. kalinga apayao state college

    keith has to grind tha values on his mercedes. he estimates it will take him 8 hrs.. his friends joe and russ have done the samejob in 10 and 12 hrs. respectively. keith had worked for 2 hrs... joe for another half an hour alone and russ came along and

  33. Math help!

    The number of students taking sophomore mathematics at Union College has been decreasing at the rate of 20 per year for many years. Assuming this trend continues, write a multiplication problem that describes the change in the number of sophomores taking

  34. Math

    FIve years ago Zack would have been three times older than his young brother but five years from now he will only be two times older than his brother. How old is his brother? 25 In other words let x= brothers age so: 3(x-5)=2(x+5) Then 3x-15=2x+10 x=25 I

  35. econ

    When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $4.50 an hour. Today his wage is $6.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today?

  36. Pre-algebra

    Sara is 24 years younger than Joe. Six years ago she was half as old as he was. How old is he now?

  37. accounting

    Harry and Sally were divorced three years ago. In July of the current year, their son, Joe, broke his arm falling out of a tree. Joe lives with Sally and Sally claims him as a dependent on her tax return. Harry paid for the medical expenses related to

  38. SAT Math?

    I'm working on a couple of SAT math programs for school, and I have trouble figuring some out. 1. Joe is 3 years younger than Kate. If n represents Nora's age now, what was Kevin's age 4 years ago, in terms of n? A. N + 7 B. N + 1 C. N - 1 D. N - 4 E. N -

  39. math

    joe left a campsite on a trip down the river in a canoe, traveling a 6 km/h. four hours later, joe's father set out after him in a motorboat. The motrboat traveled at 30 km/h. how long after joe's father started did he overtake the canoe? how far had joe

  40. math

    Joe is getting ready to buy a car. He has $20,000 in investments earning 4.9% annually. The car also costs $20,000. If he doesn’t pay cash for the car, Joe can get a loan at 2.9% interest for 5 years. The loan is structured so that Joe pays one balloon

  41. MATH

    An application of a rational function is T = (AB)/(A+B), which gives the time, T, it takes for two workers to complete a particular task where A & B represent the time it would take for each individual worker to complete the identical task. Estimate how

  42. Math Check

    Are the equations for these questions right? 1) Erik has 2 part-time summer jobs. For Job 1 he gets $9/hr on weekdays and for Job 2 he gets $12/hr for weekends. Last week he worked 23 hours and he earned a total of $231. How many hours did he work on the

  43. math

    Lupe is applying for a summer job. Six employees doing the same work earn $8.00, $8.50, $9.00, $9.50, $10.00, and $21.00 per hour. In the interview, the boss tells Lupe that the average hourly wage is $11.00. Is the boss's statement misleading? Why or why

  44. math

    5 years from now a boy's age will be 2 time the square of what it was 5 years ago.how old is he now? a)15/2 years c)7 years b)3 years d) 8 years

  45. math

    50. 5 years ago, Jack was six less than twice of Kelly's current age. If Kelly was 20 years old three years ago, how old will be jack in 10 years? This is what I did: I got 55 J=(2k-6)+5 K=23 (2x23-6)+5 =45 45+10=55

  46. Taxation

    81. Joe operates a business that locates and purchases specialized assets for clients, among other activities. Joe uses the accrual method of accounting but he doesn’t keep any significant inventories of the specialized assets that he sells. Joe reported

  47. accounting

    Joe operates a business that locates and purchases specialized assets for clients, among other activities. Joe uses the accrual method of accounting but he doesn’t keep any significant inventories of the specialized assets that he sells. Joe reported the

  48. Eco

    When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today his wage is $8.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today?

  49. Algebra

    6 YEARS AGO, JOE WAS 2 YEARS MORE THAN 5 TIMES AS OLD AS HIS DAUGHTER. SIX YEAS FROM NOW, HE WILL BE 11 YEARS MORE THAN TWICE AS OLD AS SHE WILL BE. HOW OLD IS JOE?

  50. English

    1.I started play the oboe because [I've heard] it was a challenging instrument (a) no change (b) I'd have heard (c)I've been hearing (d) I'd heard 2. That was [four years ago and, I've] enjoyed learning to play (f) no change (g) four years ago, and I've

  51. English

    Can someone help me and write the answers to these tasks (especially the last sentence in the 2nd task) What’s the time now? What month is it? What year is it? Look at these sentences. Can you replace since with for? Make the necessary changes. 1 He has

  52. History

    How long ago did the first human culture, involving villages and a sense of history, develop? A. about 1 billion years ago B. a few million years ago C. 100,000 to 200,000 years ago D. about 10,000 years ago E. about 1,000 years ago Thanks!

  53. Law

    Joe would follow Sophie home and walk past her house. He started harassing her by calling and sending hundreds of abusive messages. Sophie started having panic attacks and got depression, she was scared of what joe might do next. Is this assault? As she

  54. Astronomy

    suppose a rock's chemical composition is analyzed and is found to contain 5x more potassium atoms than argon atoms. When did the rock form? A) 10 million years ago B) 100 million years ago C) 500 million years ago D) 2 billion years ago E) 4.5 billion

  55. math

    Jim and Joe were running together. Jim's average speed was 400 meters per minute.Jim started running four minutes before Joe. ten minutes after Joe started, he caught up with Jim. What was Joe's average speed?

  56. algebra

    Minimum Wage: The table shows minmum wage for three different years Year 1940 1968 1997 Wage ($) 0.25 1.60 5.15 (a) Make a scatterplot of the data in the viewing rectangle [1930, 2010, 10] by [0, 6, 1] (b) Find a quadratic function given by f(x) = a(x –

  57. macroeconomics

    Suppose in 2009 the united states congress passes a minimum wage law that increases the minimum wage (the lowest legal wage) to 7.25 per hour and has a provision that increases the minimum wage at the beginning of each year based on the CPI for the

  58. math

    I borrowed money from Joe. I spent 5.50 of it on lunch, and half of the rest on a present. To repay Joe, I borrowed 10.00 from Fred. If i started and ended with no money, how much did I borrow from Joe?

  59. Ecomomics

    Under what conditions migh an increase in the minimum wage not reduce the number of low-wage jobs? How much of a job loss is acceptable?

  60. Economics(Please help)

    Given the wage in dollar per day and the CPI for years 1 and 2 how do you calculate the nominal % increase in wage and the real % increase in wage? I am not sure what to do for this or what the formula is if any. Thank you for your help.

  61. Economics(Please respond, thank you)

    Given the wage in dollar per day and the CPI for years 1 and 2 how do you calculate the nominal % increase in wage and the real % increase in wage? I am not sure what to do for this or what the formula is if any. Thank you for your help.

  62. Economics(Please help)

    Given the wage in dollar per day and the CPI for years 1 and 2 how do you calculate the nominal % increase in wage and the real % increase in wage? I am not sure what to do for this or what the formula is if any. Thank you for your help.

  63. Science

    Describe the two most important events in the history of animal life that occurred at the beginning and at the end of the Paleozoic era. List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. Answer: In the beginning of

  64. Chemistry(Could someone please help)

    Given the wage in dollar per day and the CPI for years 1 and 2 how do you calculate the nominal % increase in wage and the real % increase in wage? I am not sure what to do for this or what the formula is if any. Thank you for your help. I have tried to

  65. English

    Not many years ago, I worked outside of the UK. ---------------------- In this sentence, what other expressions can we use in place of 'not many years ago'? Is it 'a few days ago'?

  66. Science

    (just a quick science question, pls correct my answer if im wrong..) Which of the following statements is true A.) there is more water on earth now than there was millions of years ago **** B.) there is less water on earth now than there was millions of

  67. Math

    I need to find the value of x. 5(x-4) = 3(x+8) Trying to help my niece and haven't done this stuff for 20 years. :) 5(x-4) = 3(x+8) 5x - 20 = 3x + 24 5x - 3x = 20 + 24 2x = 44 x = 22 I hope this brings back the algebra you studied 20 years ago. :-) By the

  68. Algebra

    Ten years ago a man was three times as old as his son. In twelve more years,the son is three fifths as old as his father.what were their ages 5 years ago?

  69. Math

    Ten years ago a man was three times as old as his son. In twelve more years, the son is three-fifths as old as his father. What were their ages 5 years ago?

  70. Algebra 2 word problem

    just checking to see if i have this problem correct Sammy can cut wood twice as fast as Joe. When they both work together, it takes them 4 hrs. how long would it take them to do the job alone? 4/x +4/x+2 = x^2+2 4x+4x+8= x^2+2 8x+8= x^2+2 x^2-6x-8=0

  71. checking to see if this is right

    just checking to see if i have this problem correct Sammy can cut wood twice as fast as Joe. When they both work together, it takes them 4 hrs. how long would it take them to do the job alone? 4/x +4/x+2 = x^2+2 4x+4x+8= x^2+2 8x+8= x^2+2 x^2-6x-8=0

  72. Math

    Joe and Steve went to the store and Joe had seen this jacket that he had wanted.The jacket costed $12.99 and all Joe had was $10.99. Steve said he would give Joe the extra $2dollars and 59 cent that he would have left out of buying his candy.Will Joe have

  73. Algebra

    Kevin, Kyle, and Joe are brothers joe is 4 years younger than kyle and kyle is twice joe's age the sum if their age is 56, how old is each brother

  74. Math

    2 years ago my mother was 4 times my age then. In 18 years I will be half my mothers new age. How old am I now? I am so stuck 2 years ago Sx4-M (S+18)=(M+18)/2 Now what do I do

  75. Finance

    Mr Joe is trying to plan for retirement in 10 years, and currently he has RM150,000 in a saving account and RM250,000 in common stocks. In addition, Mr Joe plans to add to his savings by depositing RM8,000 per year at the end of each year for the last 5

  76. Business

    A. Joe won a lottery jackpot that will pay him $12,000 each year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 12%, how much does the lottery have to invest today to pay out this prize to Joe over the next ten years? B. Mary just

  77. math(please help)

    tony borrowed some money from Joe. he spent $5.50 of it on lunch and half of the on a movie ticket. To repay, he borrowed $10 from art.If tony started and ended with no money, how much did he borrow from Joe

  78. Personal Finance

    1. Joe won a lottery jackpot that will pay him $12,000 each year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 12%, how much does the lottery have to invest today to pay out this prize to Joe over the next ten years? 2. Mary just

  79. math

    Coach Johnson is 10 years older than Tim. When Tim started football 3 years ago, Coach Johnson was twice his age. How old is Tim now? Numerical Answers Expected!

  80. international Business

    Think about what it might have been like to coordinate a meeting sixty-five years ago, before computers and conference calling. How would a business in Toronto have conducted business with someone in London, England, 65 years ago?

  81. international Business

    Think about what it might have been like to coordinate a meeting sixty-five years ago, before computers and conference calling. How would a business in Toronto have conducted business with someone in London, England, 65 years ago?

  82. History

    Write a sentence about the role, job, postition, qualification, checks and balances, and/or amendments having to do with the job of the presidency. i got the following.... can't think of others! P-President must be atleast 35 years old, 14 years resident

  83. Chemistry

    Calculate the pH of a potassium phosphate buffer if the pKa of KH2PO4 is 7.2 and the acid-base ratio is 2:1 I took Chemistry 7 years ago and am in a review for a Biochem course I am takin. I do not remember the basics so any help with how to get started or

  84. Math

    The three Smith children have a combined age of 50. The youngest is half as old as the oldest. Ten years ago, the oldest was 7 times as the youngest. How old were the children ten years ago? (3 answers) I don't know if this is correct, can you help?

  85. Math

    Peter is three times as old as Sue, who is four years older than Joe. In 20 years, Peter will be twice as old as Joe. How old is Peter now?

  86. hr

    To what extent is a company obligated to pay a wage that guarantees the right to the pursuit of happiness for the individual and his or her family? Is a living wage a better measure of minimum wage?

  87. geography

    Today, you can see events such as floods, battles, or spacecraft launches as they are happening. A hundred years ago, this would not have been possible. How do you think modern technology ( tv, computers, the internet)makes you think differently about this

  88. 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

  89. Calculus

    My teacher wants me to use this formula for half life question C(t) = Ce^-kt but i used a different formula plz help. the question is: A radioactive isotope has a half life of 30 years. If we started off with 10 mg of this isotope 12 years ago: a) Find and

  90. Math

    Columbus was born in 1451 and died in 1506. How old was he when he died? How many years ago did he die? He was 55 years old when he died He died 508 years ago

  91. Math

    Find A �� B, given A = {people who are less than 20 years old} and B = {people who have a job}. A) {people who are less than 20 years old and people who have a job} B) {people who are less than 20 years old and have a job} C) {people who are

  92. statistics

    A headline in a certain newspaper states that "most stay at first job less than 2 years." That headline is based on an online poll of 320 college graduates. Among those polled, 72% stayed at their first full-time job less than 2 years. a. Assuming that 50%

  93. I need help with math

    Joe can texture and paint a room in 8 hours working alone. It would take Bill 6 hours to do the same job. How long will it take them to complete the job working together?q

  94. MATH

    Coach Johnson is 10 years older than Tim. When Tim started football 3 years ago, Coach Johnson was twice his age. How old is Tim now?

  95. Science

    Which of these statements are true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on the Earth than there was millions of years ago.(MY ANSWER) C. There is no way to tell how much water there was on Earth

  96. can you help me paraphase this.

    Young as I was, I believe that I dated a new admiration of Joe that night. We were equals afterwards,as we had been before,but,afterwards at quiet times when I sat looking at Joe and thinking about him, I had a new sensation of feeling conscious that I was

  97. Microeconomics

    In the context of a supply-demand diagram of the low-skill labour market, a minimum wage above the competitive equilibrium will reduce employment relative to the competitive equilibrium. Show that the total revenue earned by labour may nonetheless

  98. Passive Voice

    Q1. The book __________ (be leave) on the table when I left the classroom. Q2. This building __________ (be build) 20 years ago. Q3. The cake __________ (be make) by my mother not long ago. Let's try! Q4. Tom __________ (be bite) by a dog just an hour ago,

  99. grammar

    I want to say Five years ago i went somewhere, should there be a comma after Five years ago? As in... Five years ago, I went to.... or Five years ago I went to...

  100. 9th grade

    kyle just started a new job that pays $7 per hour. He had been making $5 per hour at his old job. Kyle worked a total of 54 hours last month and made $388 before deductions. How many hours did he work at his new job?

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