Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. Critical Reading- Ms.Sue

    Hello Again, I came across another questions I have... One way a critical reader can synthesize ideas on related issues from varies sources is to A.) analyze the sources for objectivity? B.) select the most popular writers in these sources? Or C.) decide
  2. critical thinking

    Please post a substantive response to the following discussion questions by clicking on Reply: Think about the following stereotype. Would they invoke the same kind of images for everyone? Which are negative and which are positive? How do you think they
  3. English

    I left out the following sentences. Thank you. 1) We have been seeing each other a lot recently= We have been meeting each other.... 2) She is smelling the perfume of the flowers at the moment. She has been smelling the perfume of the flowers for five
  4. CRITICAL THINKING

    Do the following: •Make a list of advertisements you like and specify why you like them. •If the advertisement is for a product, state whether you buy the products in those advertisements and whether your decision to buy is influenced by those
  5. Chemistry

    The weight of dry acid are measured to the nearest milligram; however the volume of water in which it is dissolved is never a critical concern--water is even added to the Erlenmeyer flask while washing its wall during the titration . Explain why the
  6. Calculus

    Find the critical numbers of the function g(t)=|5t-7| If you find g'(t) you just get 5 so would there be no critical numbers? Or am I missing something?
  7. math

    luke is thinking of two numbers whose sum is 14 and whose difference is 6. what numbers is luke thinking of?
  8. Please check my Calculus

    1. Find all points of inflection of the function f(x)=x^4+x^3 A. (0, 0) and (-½, -1/16) B. (-½, -1/16) C. (0, 0) D. (0, 0) and (-¾, -27/256) E. none of these I got A. I found the second derivative and solved for x and plugged in the values to find the
  9. statistics

    . A certain researcher thinks that the proportion of women who say that female bosses are harshly critical is greater than the proportion of men. In a random sample of 200 women, 27% said that female bosses are harshly critical. In a random sample of 220
  10. math

    What are the critical values of f(x)=(x^(7))((x+7)^(2)) and f(x)=7x+6x^(–1)?
  11. Math

    G(x)=2x+5 G'(x)=2 there is no critical number
  12. math

    What are the critical numbers of f(t)=3t^(2/3)+t^(5/3)
  13. PLIZ VERY URGENT

    Use implicit differentiation to show that a function defined implicitly by sin x + cos y = 2y has a critical point whenever cos x = 0. Then use the first derivative test to classify those critical numbers that lies in the interval (−2, 2) as
  14. Critical Thinking

    Do I have this right? Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner. Contrapositive: ?
  15. Critical Thinking

    If anyone could please help me with this!!Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner.
  16. critical thinking

    Write a critical analysis by identifying and assessing the argument in the following passage. We in the rich nations are like the occupants of a crowded lifeboat adrift in a sea full of drowning people. If we try to save the drowning by bringing them
  17. critical thinking. Please help.

    Truth or False : for business writing,it is always best to present the most analytical, matter of fact writing in order to be convincing. most claims in business,and in persuasive writing generally tend to be contestable claims.this requires the author of
  18. Critical Thinking Quiz phi 103

    Surveys show that people who use calorie information to decide which foods to eat consume on average 100 calories less than they would if they didn’t check calorie information before eating. Strangely though, people who use calorie information in this
  19. philosophy-critical thinking

    Read statements (a) through (d) and identify any statement(s) that is irrelevant to the claim. (a) It is unfair to expect victims to bear the cost of someone else’s negligence. (b) Costs to victims arise as a result of the action of the drunk driver. (c)
  20. social studies

    The so-called "Critical Period" in American History can be viewed as historian John Fiske said; as "the most critical time in all American history... including the Civil War": or, may be viewed as a period of transition and some accomplishment. To what
  21. Speech

    Group communication should be evaluated according to which of the following characteristics? a. Do the group members attain their individual goals? b. Do all members participate in the decision-making process? c. Does the group leader encourage
  22. Science

    In an H-R Diagram, the path showing changes in a star's luminosity and surface temperature as a function of time is called its? What is your thinking on these? We are not going to do your work for you. We will be happy to critique your thinking. It's like
  23. critical thinking

    how can i go about answering the rest of the question. can you give me examples i can use? thank If being part of a group and seeking and obtaining status in that group lead to individual success, what’ s wrong with herd-instinct? Explain in detail,
  24. physics

    Determine the units of the quantity described by the following cobinations of units. a) kg (m/s) (1/s) b) (kg/s) (m/s^2) c) (kg/s) (m/s)^2 d) (kg/s) (m/s) And your thinking is...? We will be happy to critique your thinking or work.
  25. Calculus (pleas help!)

    Consider the function f(x)=12x^5+60x^4−100x^3+4. For this function there are four important intervals: (−INF,A], [A,B] ,[B,C] , and [C,INF) where A, B, and C are the critical numbers. Find A, B, and C. At each critical number A, B, and C does
  26. math

    What are the critical values on the graph of y = x^3 - 6x^2 + 9x + 3?
  27. math

    find the critical points of h(t) = (t^2-4)^(1/3)
  28. Math

    How many critical values does the function f(x) = 3x^4 + 4x^3 have?
  29. Free Enterprise

    Is the definition of thinking at the margin basically saying if you don't have any specific numbers or the use of the one additional unit in the situation at hand, then it wouldn't be thinking at the margin?
  30. psychology

    Bruce is furious when his midterm is returned with a C grade. He tells his sociology professor that he had read each of the assigned chapters three times, and if someone can do that and just be average, then there’s something wrong with the test! The
  31. Please check my Calculus

    1. Which of the following describes the behavior of f(x)=x^3-x A. Relative maximum: x=0 B. Relative maximum: x=(1/sqrt(3)); Relative minimum: x=(-1/sqrt(3)) C. Relative maximum: x=(-1/sqrt(3)); Relative minimum: x=(1/sqrt(3)) D. Relative minimum: x=0 E.
  32. english

    Can anyone help tell me if these are correct? Subject-verb agreement A 1a. Did you know a famous animal-rights activist has criticized horseracing because of the dangers involved? 1b. Did you know a famous animal-rights activist have criticized horseracing
  33. Math

    Centerville is the headquarters of Greedy Cablevision Inc. The cable company is about to expand service to two nearby towns, Springfield and Shelbyville. There needs to be cable connecting Centerville to both towns. Centerville is located at (10,0) in the
  34. calculus

    Please help!! *f(x)= x(x+6)^1/2 find two x intercepts. Then show that f'(x)=0 at some point between the 2 x intercepts. *Use mean value theorem for f(x)= x(x^2-3x+1) for interval [1,4] I FOUND DERIAVITIVE WHICH IS 3X^2-6X+1.THEN? *find all critical numbers
  35. statistics

    What does the area corresponding to the critical value zcrt mean? There is a graph that has a normal bell shape curve that has a vertical arrow that intersects the x axis far from the y axis. then everything to the left of the the vertical arrow is colored
  36. English

    It is confusing me when it is at the end of the sentence... Amelia Earhart also flew nonstop across the Atlantic; the first woman to do so was (her, she). I am thinking try the sentence with one word at a time to see which makes sense.. so I am thinking
  37. Economics

    Which is an example of thinking at the margin? A. figuring out what you will give up and what you will gain by hiring a new worker B. thinking about whether or not to go on a vacation to a warm beach C. drawing plans to build an extra room on an old home
  38. Science math

    Can no one help me? I posted a question earlier I don't need answer I need to understand what I did wrong my thinking is that if I have a 2:1 ratio And my total is 99 that if I divide by 3 then I can get the amounts 33x2 is 66, then 33x1 is 33 so it would
  39. critical thinking

    Read the scenario. Using the information provided in the references and lesson, arrive with your best possible solution. You are a squad leader in Sapper platoon, Special Troop Battalion, 3rd Brigade, 10th Mountain Division. Your unit will deploy to
  40. critical thinking

    what is the rhetorical device for: What is the difference between "sugar free" and "no sugar added"? sugar free means no sugar at all and non sugar added means it has natural sugar nd they don't add any extra bob do you know what the rhetorical device used
  41. math-calc

    f(x)=(5x-4)e^2x How do you find the one critical number??
  42. Math

    whay is the critical number of the fuction G(x)=2x+5
  43. math

    What is the critical z used to form a 85% confidence interval?
  44. Math

    f(x)=√(x)(x-4) find the critical number
  45. math

    Find the critical numbers of the function f(x) = x^{1/4}-x^{-3/4}.
  46. Math

    Find the critical numbers of the function s(t)=3t^4+4t^3-6^2
  47. Critical Thinking

    What is the premise, conclusion, assumption and counter argument if applicable. I guess Thork doesn’t have a thing to do. Why else would he waste his time watching daytime TV? Premise: Thork doesn’t have anything to do. Conclusion: Thork is watching
  48. cal

    Decide if the given value of x is a critical number for f, and if so, decide whether the point for x on f is a relative minimum, relative maximum, or neither. f(x)= 2x^3-3x^2-12x+18; x=2 the ans. is "Critical number, minimum at (2,-2) but don't know how?
  49. critical thinking

    What is the difference between abstract nouns and concrete nouns? A. Concrete nouns can be identified by the senses, but abstract nouns can't. B. Abstract nouns describe something, but concrete nouns don't. C. Abstract nouns are specific, but concrete
  50. trig

    What is cos(11pi/3)? Explain your thinking. What is sin(13pi/4) ? Explain your thinking.
  51. Critical Thinking

    Can anyone tell me what the Contrapositive is for this sentence? Jane or Tom will wake up Tanner this evening. Compound: Yes Conditional: Yes Antecedent: Jane or Tom Consequent: Will wake up Tanner this evening. Contradictory: Neither Jane or Tom will wake
  52. MATH PLS HELP

    A research center claims that 50% of people believe that drivers should be allowed to use cellular phones with hands free devices while driving. In a random sample of 150 U.S. adults 58% say that drivers should be allowed to use cellular phones with hands
  53. critical thinking

    9. We shouldn’t take a chance on this new candidate. She’s from Alamo Polytech, and the last person we hired from there was rotten. Trying to figure out the Premise and Conclusion. Premise: She's from Alamo Polytech, the last person we hired from there
  54. Critical Thinking( Urgent)

    I need someone to help refute this sentence . If Zoe and Dick don't quarrel for a whole week, they'll go on vacation to the mountains. But they did quarrel. So they won't go on vacation. Is this one right? Because Zoe and Dick did quarrel for a week,they
  55. math

    t vakye us +3.28 and the critical value of t is +2.048 what does this mean? and would the null be rejected
  56. math

    let f(x)=x^3+3x^2-2x+4 What are the critical values? Where are the relative extrema, if they exist?
  57. math

    let f(x)=x^3+3x^2-2x+4 What are the critical values? Where are the relative extrema, if they exist?
  58. math

    If f(x)=sinxcosx, what are the critical points? on the interval (o, 2pi)
  59. CRITICAL THINKING

    Please post a substantive response to the following discussion questions by clicking on Reply: Aristotle developed a theory of persuasion by which there are three ways a speaker can persuade an audience. Ethos is the idea that an audience can be persuaded
  60. English

    is a critical response of a poem the same as a poem analysis? if not what is a critical response?
  61. physics

    The height of a horse is sometimes given in units of "hands". Why was this a poor standard of length before it was redefined to refer to exactly 4 in.? And your thinking is...? I noticed my neighbor's hands, a small woman, are pretty little. We will be
  62. critical thinking

    is this an example of an invalid argument All crows are black John is black Therefor, John is a crow. is this an example of a unsound argument All dogs are black Lassie is a dog Lassie is a cat Please tell me if this is right. You're right for both
  63. Math

    Jane is thinking of a number C with the property 3(2+c)=12.what number is jane thinking about?
  64. speech english

    what will continue to make Othello worthy of critical study? through a critical evaluation and reflection of othello, analysing the construction, content and language of the text??? theres has to be readings suchs as poost modernist, modernist, femist or
  65. critical thinking

    3 false or questionable assumptions that individuals often make (about anything) What makes these assumptions false or questionable? Which false or questionable conclusions might one very easily draw from each of these assumptions? What makes these
  66. Diff Calculus

    Find the interval(s) where the function is increasing of decreasing. find the: a) critical value(s) b) critical point(s) c) max. value + max. point d) min.value and min. point e)point on inflection if there is: 1) y=x^4-3x^3+22x^2-24x+12 thanks:)
  67. Critical Thinking

    The idea behind a comparative essay is, quite simply, that you take two or more things or ideas and compare their points of similarity or difference. For your second assignment in the Essay Series, create a comparative essay. In 1-2 pages, compare the
  68. psychology

    What is the name of the type of thinking that humans do naturally? What is the weakness of this type of thinking?
  69. math

    Find rhe critical poinu of y=3(x-2)^2+3.is it max or min?
  70. Science help!?

    . If a kestrel eats a mouse that eats grass, the kestrel is a (1 point)producer. second-level consumer. first-level consumer. decomposer. 2. Which of the following best explains why a species of lizard is able to live in the desert but not in tundra
  71. Critical Thinking

    What is the meaning of validity, truth, and soundness as they relate to the area of logical syllogisms http://www.memoriapress.com/articles/logic.html scroll to Truth, Validity and Soundness What is the meaning of validity, truth and soundness as they
  72. physics

    CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8
  73. physics

    CRITICAL THINKING: The term ”weight” in physics has the following very specific meaning: “The weight of an object is the name given to a particular force: the gravitational force exerted by the earth on the object, giving it an acceleration of 9.8
  74. calculus

    Consider the function f (x)=x1=5(x��4). This function has two critical numbers A < B Find A and B For each of the following intervals, tell whether f (x) is increasing (type in INC) or decreasing (type in DEC). (-inf;A]: [A;B]: [B;inf) The
  75. English-- literature

    Cyrano de Bergerac: (you don't really have to have read the book) I have to think of contemporary (modern day) parallels (ie: crimes, political, entertainment, or gossip column news, advertisements, etc.) for each of these characters or events: (I've been
  76. critical thinking (just explain the question plz)

    can u explain this question for me or rephrase it because i don't understand what it means by fact-based subject matter or value-based subject matter. Does your hypothesis test fact-based subject matter or value-based subject matter? Briefly explain.?
  77. Physics

    You push down on a book of inertia m resting on a table with a force directed at an angle θ away from vertical. The coefficient of static friction between book and table is μs. If θ is not larger than some critical value, you cannot get the
  78. intro to psychology

    Critical thinking involves being able to: A. wonder, ask questions, define the question in clear terms, and accept the obvious. B. examine the evidence, analyze assumptions, and avoid emotional reasoning. C. examine the evidence, be curious and ask
  79. critical thinking

    In February 1992, a representative of the Catholic Church in Puerto Rico gave a radio interview (broadcast on National Public Radio) in which he said that the Church was against the use of condoms. Even though the rate of AIDS infection in Puerto Rico is
  80. LA

    for the critical review essay you are to choose two poems, short stories, essays, or novels. Whatever you choose they must have a similar theme. State the theme for both stories in your introductory paragraph. In the body paragraphs provide text based
  81. Chemistry

    I am having so much trouble understanding how to classify reactions as precipitation, acid base, or oxidation reduction. In one example in particular, it reads Iron II oxide reacts with oxygen and water to yield Iron III hydroxide. I wrote out the equation
  82. Critical Thinking

    The great French historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) sympathized with the French Middle Ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in France, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic French monarchy, which he despised. 5) The statement above, if true, would
  83. critical thinking

    The great French historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) sympathized with the French Middle Ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in France, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic French monarchy, which he despised.
  84. math

    Find the values of a,b, and c if the parabola y=a(x^2)+bx+c is tangent to the line y=-2x+3 at (2,-1) and has a critical point when x=3
  85. Math Calculus

    Find critical points and extreme values on the interval [-1,5]: f(x)=|x^2-4x+3|
  86. Calculus

    Suppose f(x,y) = XY(1-10X-5Y). f(x,y) has 4 critical points. List them in increasing lexographic order. By that we mean that (x, y) comes before (z, w) if x<z or if x=z and y<w. Also, describe the type of critical point by typing MA if it is a local
  87. plays

    I have got to write an essay in a "Psychological Critical Perspective" viewpoint, comparing two different plays "Odeipus Rex" and "Trifles". I will be comparing two different plays, characters, and settings. My problem is I do not understand how to go
  88. einstein's equation

    Einstein's famous equation indicates that E=mc^2, where c is the speed of light and m is the object's mass. Given this, what is the SI unit for E? And your thinking is...? We will be happy to critique your thinking or work.
  89. english: critical thinking

    The great French historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) sympathized with the French Middle Ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in France, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic French monarchy, which he despised.
  90. Biology

    Which of the following is true? A.Biased thinking promotes scientific ideas. B.Open-mindedness restricts scientific thinking. C. Creativity fosters scientific discovery. D. Skepticism inhibits scientific exploration. I think it is C...?
  91. critical thinking

    -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2) Which of the following, if true, would best explain the material presented in the table? A) The total value of property owned by Black residents in Washington during the
  92. Critical thinking

    ) Which of the following, if true, would best explain the material presented in the table? A) The total value of property owned by Black residents in Washington during the 1830-1860 period was similar to that in other cities during this period. B) Rising
  93. critical thinking

    2) Which of the following, if true, would best explain the material presented in the table? A) The total value of property owned by Black residents in Washington during the 1830-1860 period was similar to that in other cities during this period. B) Rising
  94. critical thinking

    2) Which of the following, if true, would best explain the material presented in the table? A) The total value of property owned by Black residents in Washington during the 1830-1860 period was similar to that in other cities during this period. B) Rising
  95. religion

    1) Write complete sentences (treat this as a mini-essay (250-300 words) and that will work to your advantage). 2) Provide specific examples (events, dates, whatever is necessary to support your claim). 3) Offer a clear connection between effect and
  96. Algebra

    Suppose you want to enclose a rectangular garden plot against a house using fencing on three sides, as shown at the left. Assume you have 50 ft. of fencing material and want to create a garden with an area of 150 ft². A. Let w = the width. Write an
  97. Critical Thinking

    WHAT TYPE OF FACELLIES IS THIS QUESTION AND WHY: gave a radio interview (broadcast on National Public Radio) in which he said that the Church was against the use of condoms. Even though the rate of AIDS infection in Puerto Rico is much higher than on the
  98. Calculus

    Given the function f(x)= x√(x+3), Indicate the domain of f(x): ………………………… What are the x – intercepts of the graph of f(x)? POINTS! ……………………………. Identify the critical points of f(x) (write pairs of
  99. 4th grade New

    Jason is thinking of a number. He adds 8, multiplies by 2, subtracts 4,and then divides by 2. The result is twenty-four. What number is Jason thinking of?
  100. Chem

    What molarity of a NH4NO3 solution has a pH of 5.220? Kb for NH3 is 1.8 x 10^-5. Choose one answer. a. 6.31x 10-6. b. 2.21 x 10-6 c. 5.56x 10-10. d. 0.065 I started by taking the inverse log of the PH to get (6.02*10^-6) then I was thinking its not the way