Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. his135

    Explain how McCarthyism affected the lives and political thinking of people in the U.S. o Defend McCarthyism as appropriate or criticize it as inappropriate for the time in which it occurred.
  2. health

    What healthful alternatives would you recommend to a teen who is thinking about using drugs to deal with stress? Explain the importance of alternatives to substance abuse. please & thank you :)
  3. Really Confused

    About the Trading posts...HBC and NWC. Why were many posts of the rival companies placed next to each other? This is so confusing. I am thinking that it might be for business matters, but I would like the whole thing please. And no sites, since they do not
  4. Western Civlization

    How did Luther's theological teachings redefine fundamental thinking about vital western concens? ( example:individual) I have a test tomorrow!
  5. Psychology

    Which item below is most strongly related to cognition and thinking? a) classical conditioning b)behavior modification c) operant conditioning d)obeservational learning
  6. math

    input 1 nickel/output 3 pennies, input 1 dime/output 3 nickels, input 1 quarter/(not sure what the output would be--I think 3 dimes, input 1 half-dollar/(not sure what the output would be--thinking 1 quarter). If I am write I am not sure how to write the
  7. Critical thinking - Reed?

    I have finished my assignment I and would like if someone could look it over and tell me if I'm really off on any points? (i) John will either score 10/10 on the assignment or he will not -Acceptable by observation (ii) David Johnston is Canada’s head of
  8. English

    I have to write a commentary on the play the glass menagerie where i have to analyze the author's style and my impression on the author. I've never written anything like this before. HELP PLZ!! I had this exact assignment when I was in High School in 1959,
  9. Statistics

    The mean of a population of raw scores is 33 1_X 5 122 . Use the criterion of .05 and the upper tail of the sampling distribution to test whether a sample with X 5 36.8 1N 5 302 represents this population. (a) What is the critical value? (b) Is the sample
  10. Human Resources Management

    . An assessment technique that is graphic in nature and that uses examples of behavior representing particular levels of performance to anchor the scale is called a A) critical-incident technique. B) behavioral observation scale (BOS). C) weighted
  11. Math

    if x is an even number, what is the quotient of the next greater even number divided by the next greater odd number? i have no idea where to even start with this problem. i would really appriciate some help. Thanks! What can make me studdy harder? hey
  12. art

    For this assignment, you will be required to complete a critical essay about 3 different works of art from the same period and style. Selected works of art must be chosen from the 1600s to the present (Baroque period through the Postmodern period). The
  13. math

    8 divided by 3 plus 6= You asked 8 divided by 3 plus 6= (8/3) + 6 = 2(2/3) + 6 or 8/3 + 18/3 = ??/3 I don't understand how to describe pairs of related variables what's the difference between dependent & independent variables I'm not what class your
  14. honors geometry

    The triangle with vertices at A (-2, 2), B (-8, -1) and C (-8, -1) is reflected about the line y= 2x + 1. Express the coordinates of the reflection of A as an ordered pair. How do you set this problem up? Thank you. A neat way to check your thinking. Draw
  15. history

    Evaluate the role played by Abraham Lincoln in the Civil War. To what extent does Lincoln "cause" the Civil War to start? In what way(s) is Lincoln being President critical to the Union's success? Why was Lincoln so heavily criticized? (And was the
  16. Statistics

    Critical Values for the Correlation Coefficient n alpha = .05 alpha = .01 4 0.95 0.99 5 0.878 0.959 6 0.811 0.917 7 0.754 0.875 8 0.707 0.834 9 0.666 0.798 10 0.632 0.765 11 0.602 0.735 12 0.576 0.708 13 0.553 0.684 14 0.532 0.661 15 0.514 0.641 16 0.497
  17. math

    vector a is 8 ft., vector b is 2 ft, and theta is at 41 degrees. find the resultant and the direction. I drew a diagram that shows a connecting with b (head to tail), and they make the 41 degrees. I use law of cosines and got about 6ft, which doesn't sound
  18. Algebra

    Need help plz. Don't really get this "reversing the digits" What is this really called in math language? Prob:Find the product of 32 and 46. Now reverse the digits and find the product of 23 an 64. The products are the same. Does this happen with any pair
  19. Math Help Please

    Kale is building a small basement suite. The bathroom takes up 1/3 of the suite and has an area of 12m2. 1. Draw the room and label all the areas 2. what are the possible dimensions of the bathroom? 3. what is the area of the rest of the suite without the
  20. Calculus

    f(x, y) = 3ycos x, 0 ≤ x ≤ 2π Finding the locla minima, maxima, and saddle points. Having difficulty as so far I have: Fx = -3ysinx Fy = 3cosx Fxx = -3ycosx Fyy = 0 Fxy = -3sinx I have set both Fx and Fy equal to 0 but am not too sure
  21. Project Management

    What are some examples of situations encountered by Projects within your Company that would greatly benefit from contingency planning? Many, many high value ship overhaul projects where repair parts are in the critical path schedule. Often, it is cheaper
  22. PM

    J. Wold. project manager of the Print Software, Inc., wants you to prepare a project network; compute the early, late, and slack activity times; determine the planned project duration; and identify the critical path. His assistant has collected the
  23. Critical thinking

    I'm having trouble rewriting the ambiguous sentences. I have answered them but i'm not sure that they are right. 2. Please close the door behind you. My answer: Please close the door that is behind you. 3. we heard that he informed you of what he said in
  24. English (Dracula)

    I am making a Wanted Poster of Dracula and i don't know what statement to put about him below the picture of him. i was thinking like: Evil Count and Blood Thristy
  25. Social Studies

    In the Mid-1800's, grasslands covered the Great Plains in the United States. would this be Location, Place Or Movement? I am thinking Location
  26. To Kathy -- Medical

    I've removed your post because 1. you refer to unspecified online articles 2. you've given us no idea of your thinking about this topic. Please repost when you tell us what the articles were about and present your answers.
  27. Chemistry Bonding

    Scandium Sulfide. Would i be correct in thinking that the bonding associated with this compound is Ionic. I think this as the two ions involved are oppositely charged? If im wrong could you please tell me why. Thanks so Much in Advance.
  28. Science Project topic question

    If you are looking into comparing the effects of various oils on pseudomonas aeruginosa, what will you search for aside from the oils you're thinking of testing it on the bacteri and the infection?
  29. Boolean expression Help asap PLEASE

    Thinking in terms of a gate, how would you keep open a two-input OR gate? In other words, what should one of the lines be held at to allow the other signal line to propagate through?
  30. chemistry

    Is it true that more potassium bromide can dissolve in distilled water than in a solution of potassium chloride? Im thinking maybe the common ion effect is present here?
  31. research

    I need to conduct an assessment and develop a plan of action for treatment on a famous serial murder or murder. I was thinking of Charles Manson. I am not sure where to start
  32. English 10

    That cold autumn morning no eyes saw the sun, Which literary technique does this line use? metaphor imagery simile personification I was thinking imagery
  33. chemistry

    what is the oxidation number for nitrogen in the following? NH3 NO2 1- N2 NO2Cl N2H4 We will be happy to critique your thinking or work. I don't even have a clue as to how to work it out.
  34. thinking

    A Nation Apart Identify the thesis statement in the article A Nation Apart. What strategies does the author use to formulate his argument? What makes the arguments so viable and compelling?
  35. Science help!

    adding magenta and yellow dyes makes what color? At first i thought it was red. but when I realized we are adding dye's not light im thinking its black.. but im not sure! please help!
  36. government

    the expressed powers of congress are a. implied in the constitution b. those that it assumes in times of crisis c. stated directly in the constitution d. given to it by the supreme court a or b, im thinking b
  37. English

    How to put these in a compound sentence? Simple-Dolphins are very intelligent, social creatures. Simple-Katy is thinking she might like to become a marine biologist one day
  38. geometry

    If you had a Iscocles triangle bca and the vertex c was 21y+13 and <b was 6y+1 would <a be congruent to <b since it states that they are congruent? and what would angle a be and what would y equal??? please help either I am thinking to hard or Im
  39. History/Government

    Why has there been a decline in freedom in the world over the last 10 years? Any thoughts? I was thinking along the lines of terrorism and the pressure for the world to gain a democratic state.
  40. 5th grade

    Please help need some ideas for my speech I want to do being trapped in a fairytale. I have some ideas but am looking for some funny ones. I am thinking of using snow white, cinderella,three little pigs and maybe hanzel and gretal. Thanks.
  41. US History

    In what ways would a person's race affect his or her perspective on the war? What role did the media play in the development of popular thinking related to the war?
  42. multiplying fraction

    what is 3/7 * 2/10= and 5/6*2/3= , 1/2*1/4=,4/5*3/5=,2/3*3/8=,1/7*5/9= (Broken Link Removed) 3*2 = 6 7*10 = 70 Answer to the first one is 6/70. Then you'll need to reduce the answer; divide both parts by two, and you'll have 3/35. Do the others the same
  43. English

    In which of the following sentences is the underlined word an object pronoun? A. You really should apologize to her. B. I gave[her] a gift for her birthday. C. We returned [our] books to the library. D. I would like[ you] to be my friend. A. is wrong
  44. ELA

    The author explains the "fight or flight" response by comparing and contrasting A) humans to tigers B) workers to bosses C) modern man to cavemen D) adrenaline to heart failure I thinking d or b.
  45. To Brandy: Cultural Diversity

    I removed your post because you refer to materials that are not available to the Jiskha tutors. We have NO connection with Axia College! You've also not given us any indication of your thinking about this assignment -- not even to the first instruction
  46. English

    Analogies: Circle the analogy that best matches the word below. Photon : Light a.) small : invisible b.) molecule : visible c.) home : kitchen d.) page : book I'm thinking c maybe? None of them really make sense to me.
  47. HACE question

    Is it possible to regulate a game like football or hockey so that fewer concussions happen? Thinking about a sport you are familiar with, are there ways to play that would make it less dangerous? Give full answers please!!!
  48. Early Childhood Education

    If you accept children into your day care program at any point that room becomes available, you're implementing a(n) _______ enrollment policy. A. open B. deferred C. unorganized D. restricted I'm thinking this one is A let me know please
  49. chemistry

    I also have to write all the structural formulas of the isomers of the compund hexane C6H12. i was doing research and i was finding that there could be 9 or 11. then i came across a site that said it is not planar. so does that mean that it is a ring
  50. Psycholofgy

    Please help! Is this the correct answer for the question? Please help! I picked C According to ______ therapists, changing the thinking patterns of anxious individuals can greatly lessen their fears. a. cognitive b. behavioral c. existential d. humanistic
  51. music

    In a shift from earlier thinking, the social status of nineteenth-century composers became equivalent to that of A. lords and courtiers. B. tailors and hatters. C. woodworkers and carriage builders. D. painters and poets.
  52. ***Discrete Math ***

    I'm not sure how to start part(a). I believe part (b) is correct, but just in case I would like to make sure it's correct. (a) Explain p^(q-1) = 1 modq , If p and q are distinct primes. Ans: I was thinking of doing something like part (b) but I felt it was
  53. Psychology Statistics

    Submit your answers to the following questions using the ANOVA source table below. The table depicts a two-way ANOVA in which gender has two groups (male and female), marital status has three groups (married, single never married, divorced), and the means
  54. Physics

    Does anybody know the critical density for nuclear fusion within the disk of the solar nebula? This is related to the formation of the solar system. I guess this value should be the minimum density of hydrogen in the nebula that initiates nuclear fission,
  55. Calculus

    Finding critical numbers g(theta) = 16(theta) - 4tan(theta) I can only get the derivative of g to be g'(theta) = 16 - 4sec^2(theta). Am I supposed to move on to get sec^2(theta) = 4, then sec(theta) = 2?
  56. english 4

    Critical Reading Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.The excerpt from Midsummer, XXIII, primarily concerns A. race riots in England. B. the failure of Shakespeare’s drama in modern times. C. the
  57. Math

    What does the degree of a polynomial expression tell you about its related polynomial function? Explain your thinking. Give an example of a polynomial expression of degree three. Provide information regarding the graph and zeros of the related polynomial
  58. algebra

    Find the two consecutive odd integers such that 5 times the first integer is 12 more than 3 times the second. can some explain to me how to get this i was thinking the formula would be ' 5x+12=3x No, that's not it. The second integer is x+2, since it is
  59. math

    The only part of the height equation that we have not discussed is the constant. You have probably noticed that the constant is always equal to the initial height of the ball (80 m in our previous exercises). Now, let’s have you develop a height
  60. MATH

    How can solve this? help For one pony, the critical force was 1.16 times its body weight. It experienced a force of 0.75 times its body weight at a speed of 2 meters per second, and a force of 0.93 times its body weight at 3 meters per second. At what
  61. critical reading

    pls help me with this question. 1.the premises of an argument are the assertions and the evidence that the author offers in support of the conclusion. true or false. i think is true but an not sure. 2.The factors that influence newsworthiness are based on
  62. Calculus

    I'm doing test corrections, and it's been a few weeks since we did this, so I'm a little fuzzy. I'm supposed to find the zeros, relative extrema, and inflection points of f(x) = x^3 - 6x^2 + 3x + 10. The zeros would be -1, 2, and 5 right? Then I would take
  63. englsih writing tips

    So I really want my writing to improve. My teacher is extremely critical on people's writing. I know this is to help us but I feel incredibly stupid when she covers my paper with harsh comments. I just want her to like something in my writing. I feel like
  64. Applied Decision Methods for Business

    . Construct a Gantt chart and project network for the following set of activities, compute the length of each path in the network, and indicate the critical path: Activity Activity Predecessor Time (months) 1 ___ 4 2 ___ 7 3 1 8 4 1 3 5 2 9 6 3 5 7 3 2 8
  65. social studies

    An Li reached puberty at age 12, and John Smith retired at age 65. An Li's and John Smith's experiences are examples of: A. normative events. B. non-normative influences. C. critical periods. D. risk factors. I chose A. but now reading a little more into
  66. Film and Literature

    Apply at least one of the critical approaches introduced in this week's lecture (reader-response/viewer-response, psychoanalytic, or historical criticism), to "Memento Mori" and Memento. How might these approaches help us make sense of this story and its
  67. Physics

    A ray of light enters a glass block from air at an angle of incidence of 50 degrees. The angle of refraction is 30 degrees. What is the refractive index of the glass? What is the value of critical angle for this glass? Thank you :)
  68. business statistics

    In a test of the independence of two variables, one of the variables has two possible categories and the other has three possible categories. What will be the critical value of chi-square if the test is to be carried out at the o.025 level? At the 0.05
  69. Calculus

    Consider the function f(x)=-2x^3+33x^2-108x+2. For this function, there are three important intervals: (-Inf,A], [A,B], [B,Inf) where A and B are the critical points. Find A and B and for each of the important intervals, tell whether f(x) is increasing or
  70. Physics

    A ray of light travelling from glass to air is incident at 50 degree from the glass air boundary. What is angle of deviation if the critical angle is 42 degree
  71. college

    Determining the time quantum for a job is a critical task. Given the assumptions that the average switching time between processes is s, and the average amount of time an I/O bound process uses before generating an I/O request is t (t >> s). Discuss
  72. Math

    Need help on the question below. Which of the following questions is best suited for an experiment? a. what conditions do peppers need to grow? b. do peppers grow taller with 10ml of daily watering or with 15ml of daily watering c. what conditions do
  73. Critical Innovation

    I need to select an individual who I believe to be a creative thinker, I am drawing a blank. But there is a catch it may not be any person or event that happened prior to 1950 or any of the following people. Bill Gates, Walt Dinsey, Oprah Winfrey, Steve
  74. math

    You have budgeted $1300 to have your pool cleaned this summer while you complete the rest of the yard. Dream Pools charges a onetime fee of $550 for supplies and maintenance and then $40 for each service call. Write an inequality that illustrates the
  75. math

    Suppose I have 8 coins.4 of them have heads on both sides and the other 4 have tails on both sides. I reach in and get 4 coins at one time. What's the probability that I get 2 head coins and 2 tails? Well I was thinking that it would be 1/2 since both
  76. psychology- the mind at work

    11. By comparison with the Stanford-Binet IQ measure, an advantage of the Wechsler Scales is that they A. have never been associated with the concept of mental age. B. accentuate the importance of reasoning over performance. C. provide an advantage to
  77. English

    15. In this sentence, what is the antecedent of the pronoun it? A. work B. house C. Carla D. her I answered B, because the house (noun) was replaced by the word it (pronoun, which is considered the antecedent of the pronoun. Is my thinking correct. 17.
  78. math

    Kevin and Zach are playing a number guessing game. Kevin says, "I am thinking of a number. If you double it and then subtract one, the result is 7." a) Write an equation that Zach could solve to find Kevin's number. b) Explain the steps Zach could use to
  79. Physics

    In 1996, the Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe (FLAG) was started. It initially involves placing a 27,000 km fiber optic cable at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea and the Indian Ocean. Suppose the index of refraction of this fiber is 1.56. If all
  80. Physics

    In 1996, the Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe (FLAG) was started. It initially involves placing a 27,000 km fiber optic cable at the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea and the Indian Ocean. Suppose the index of refraction of this fiber is 1.56. If all
  81. English

    I came up with "conventionality is the jailer of freedom and the enemy of growth" which one of the 4 ethics would it fit into best? - individualism - Justice view - moral rights - utilitarian i was thinking it was individualism but i'm not sure
  82. algebra 1

    I am having trouble with this problem. I have an equation written down but I have my doubts as to how correct it is. I am thinking of 3 consecutive negative numbers. If I multiply the first with the second and then subtract three times the third, the
  83. History

    Which of these values was central to the Transcendentalist writers? Connection with nature Connection with urban life Patriotism for the United States Charity for the poor (I'm thinking either A or C)
  84. English

    What are some synonyms for "appears rarely" and "often referred" ? I'm writing an essay and my teacher doesn't want us to use the same phrases over and over again: repetitive as we write our paragraphs and I'm not really good at thinking of synonyms so
  85. Biology

    Increasing what in a plant cell will increase energy production? I was thinking glucose, water, or sunlight. But the thing is we are talking about changing something within the cell. Anyone want to chime in on this? Thanks!
  86. algebra

    Solve the system by graphing. 3x+y=6 3x-y=0 I'm kind of unsure about how to do this. I'm thinking I just put any point in for x and then solve for y...is that right? you could let y=3x then substitute this value of y to the first equation...3x+3x=6 so,
  87. Art

    which is the best definition of the term symbolism? The use of an unknown image The practice of thinking in symbols The use of signs to give directions The use of symbols to represent ideas •• Correct me
  88. Health

    We have to do an assignment where we pick a song and then change most of the words to go along with definitions. The chapter I was given is special senses. ( only eye & ear though ) I was thinking of doing a country song. But any ideas?
  89. business

    What are the differences among the research approaches (and thinking styles) that guide the predominant kinds of studies done in operations research, marketing, finance, and/or organizational behavior?
  90. The Heart

    What is the relationship between fitness level and recovery HR after sub-maximal exercise? I was thinking the more fit you are, the faster your HR will drop back to what it is when you're resting. If you're unfit, it'll take longer for that HR to go down
  91. english

    1)A verb must agree with its subject in number? im thinking it true..but not too sure... then i need help with capitalization lol... Aunt Consuelo is Consuelo Melendez,Doctor of Dental Surgery. is this right?
  92. Communication Theory

    What part of Charton Heston's speech to Harvard Law School students in 1999 would be considered an enthymeme? I am thinking it is somewhere in the beginning of the speech.
  93. 8 Grd L.A.

    "When before in human history has so humanity collectively surrendered so much of its leisure to one toy, one mass diversion?" How would you answer the rhetorical question? ____________________________________________________________________________ I'm
  94. adult education

    Financial planning is very important to the success of your schooling, because you need to make sure that you have enough money saved for school. I am having problems with finding the verb can someone help me. I am thinking that it is saved but not sure.
  95. English

    Identify the protagonist from Henry James "Europe" . I was thinking about this and I don't know who the protagonist would be since the story focuses on Mrs Rimmie but she's not really a positive character ? Would it be the narrator?
  96. Physics/Math

    A thin rod, of length L and negligible mass, that can pivot about one end to rotate in a vertical circle. A heavy ball of mass m is attached to the other end. The rod is pulled aside through an angle and released. (a)What is the speed of the ball at the
  97. Education

    Why is building student-teacher rapport critical to establishing and maintaining a productive classroom environment? How does communication with students impact successful implementation of classroom rules and procedures? What communication skills and
  98. logical and critical reasoning

    The second proposition is this: an action done from duty has its moral worth, not in the purpose that is to be attained by it, but in the maxim according to which the action is determined. The moral worth depends, therefore, not on the realization of the
  99. speech

    help...i can't think what to do a speech on. It is for tomorrow. I was thinking about doing it on essays - can anyone help?
  100. critical thinkng

    Three of the following statements about a verb are true. Which statement is false? A. A verb can express action. B. A verb can express a state of being. C. A verb takes the place of adjectives. D. A verb makes a statement about the subject of a sentence.