Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. Advanced Chem- Intermolecular Forces of Attraction

    Answer/ explain the following in terms of intermolecular forces and properties of the substances referred to in each situation. 1. Why is it that if a glass is slightly filled above the brim with water, the liquid does not overflow? 2.Induced dipole forces
  2. Organic Chemistry

    The compounds below are contained in a mixed sample. Rank the compounds in order of elitism if separated using a silica gel column rank them from what elutes first to what elutes last. Benzoic acid, 1,3-dichlorobenzene, tert-butylcyclohexane, and
  3. Math fractions

    Carlos spent 1 1/4 hours doing his math home work. He spent 1/4 of this time practicing his multiplication facts. How many hours did Carlos spend practicing his multiplication facts? Need an answer in numbers and an answer in fractions.
  4. Statistics

    The mean serum cholesterol level in the population of males who do not develop heart disease is known to be 219 mg/100 ml. Suppose you perform a study to investigate whether the mean serum cholesterol levels in males who do develop heart disease is higher
  5. poetry

    ok so im supposed to create a poem about child abuse...and i have some good ones but i totally just got writers block and i need is part of the poem, any suggestions MY PAIN it started with a pen and paper... i write my emotions without thinking
  6. Physics/Math

    In the vector sum A + B = C , vector A has a magnitude of 13.1 m and is angled 49° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 15.0 m and is angled 20.0° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the magnitude and
  7. measurements

    A cone and a cylinder have the same volume and the same base radius. If you are given only the height of the cylinder, is it possible to figure out the height of the cone? If so, how would you figure it out? Am thinking yes, because if they are the same in
  8. college

    You're thinking of investing in a automation project to reduce cost of production. -Investment in Fixed Assets: $900,000 at t=0; salvage value of $300,000 at t=6; straight line deprectiation over 6 years (assume book value is 0 at t=6) -Investement in NWC:
  9. MATH HELP!!

    Ashley and Nick worked on a math project together. Ashley finished 1/6 of the project and Nick finished 2/8 of the project. How much more of the project is left? A: 3/4 B: 7/12 C: 5/6 D: 7/24 My answer: I think it's 7/12 but i'm not sure.
  10. Math

    I am having a problem answering this math problem. Andrea has a box of marbles in it. She has seven red marbles, thirteen blue marbles and nineteen yellow marbles. If she reaches in and takes out marbles without looking, what is the fewest number of
  11. Math (Earning Money)

    I know that calculating overtime rate for time and a half is 1.5 and double time is 2 and triple is 3 and so on... however my HW math question said "he is paid DOUBLE TIME AND A HALF on Saturdays..." So what number will I multiply with the number of hours
  12. English - Ms. Sue

    For my slideshow I had wrote down - - Jake draws away from everyone. But corrected it to withdraw, so would that be like - -Jake withdraws away from everyone, or Jake withdraws from everyone? I also wrote - - to act positive and move on, but she corrected
  13. math plzzzzzzz help

    this is grade 10 math questions a rectangular window is 5 feet 3 inches in length, and 3 feet 6 inches in width. if the perimeter of the window must have caulking that costs 32cents per inch, how much will the caulking cost?? the answer is $67.20 but i got
  14. To Helper

    I had a problem to solve, and I don't get how to make equations from this problem. Mrs. Chans math class contributed 2 dollars and $1 coins to an earthquake relief fund. the number of $1 coins contributed was 8 less than 5 times the number of $2 coins
  15. Math

    I'm tutoring someone 1st year arts math and they have been given this difficult question that I cannot mind boggel. It goes as follows: There are 6 couples at a party. Each can shake another persons hand once, but they can never shake their spouses hand.
  16. Math

    i have to do math riddles and their hard so can you help me out with this one please "six students lined up for a free throw competition. The fourth person won the event. Place the students in order and identify the winner. Paulin went before Ayla and
  17. As physics

    The table below shows how the braking distance x for a car depends on its initial speed u u / ms-1 5.0 10 20 4 x / m 2.0 8.0 32 128 the reaction time of a driver is 0.60s. Calculate the sopping distance of the car when u= 30ms-1. The mark scheme says:
  18. English Lit

    I have to research Sophocles and then eliminate what is wrong- and I'm stuck on a few of these statements about him: Thanks for checking 1.I think he won more first place prizes for his plays than any other playwright in history, correct? 2.I think he was
  19. finance

    Nucore Company is thinking of purchasing a new candy-wrapping machine at a cost of $370,000. The machine should save the company approximately $70,000 in operating costs per year over its estimated useful life of 10 years. The salvage value at the end of
  20. chemistry

    If, for a second-order reaction, the elapsed time after the first half-life is 338.871 seconds, the elapsed time after four half-lives would be (in minutes)... t1/2= 1/k(A). k= 1/t1/2*(A)=1/338.871 s(1) (I let (A)=1). k = ?? After 4 half lives, beginning
  21. Math

    My son is having a math test tomorrow I am unable to tell properly. Thank u so much for u r help ~Be able to identify and draw the following: triangles, rectangles, squares, trapezoids, pentagons, hexagons, and cubes. ~Tell how many sides and angles the
  22. statistics

    A rental agent claims that the mean monthly rent, u , for apartments on the east side of town is less than $675. A random sample of 21 monthly rents for apartments on the east side has a mean of $674, with a standard deviation of $18. If we assume that the
  23. Algebra 1

    Mary's class took two tests last week. 80% of the class passed the math test, 90% of the class passed the English test, and 72% of the class passed both. What is the probablility that a randomly selected student in Mary's class failed both tests? Express
  24. Algebra 1

    Andrew is making a plan to complete a class math assignment. He has 48 problems to complete over 5 days. He decides to complete the assignment is such a way that his total number of completed problems doubles every day. He realizes that that number must be
  25. algebra

    Andrew is making a plan to complete a class math assignment. He has 48 problems to complete over 5 days. He decides to complete the assignment is such a way that his total number of completed problems doubles every day. He realizes that that number must be
  26. Math

    My Math work instructions is place the numbers from least to greatest. 7 squared, 2, 8/2 squared = 2, seven squared, and 8/2 squared. 10 squared, pi, 3.5 = pi, 3.16, 3.5. 220 squared, -10, 100 squared, 11.5 = -10, 220 squared, 100 squared, 11.5. 8 squared,
  27. Math

    Can you please help me with a math problem Suppose the ball was 3.24 feet above ground when it was hit, and that it reached a maximum height of approximately 102.51 feet when it had traveled a ground distance of approximately 214.26 feet. The ball lands
  28. Intro to Psychiology 1

    Basic arithmetic is not an easy task for Jeanne. In fact, she has to work hard at understanding mathematical concepts. She finds it hard to believe that basic math skills are: A) Present in all species B) A natural inclination, because they relate to
  29. College Algebra

    According to data from the National Vital Statistics Report, the marriage rate (marriages per 1000) can be described by y=-0.146x+11.074, where x is the number of years after 1980. For what years does this model indicate that the marriage rate was above 9
  30. Lee

    For my class you have to choose from several different scenarios, make up your own equations from the scenario, and then solve and graph them in excel. I have chosen the following scenario: Evaluate whether a prepaid or monthly cell phone plan is most
  31. math

    For my class you have to choose from several different scenarios, make up your own equations from the scenario, and then solve and graph them in excel. I have chosen the following scenario: Evaluate whether a prepaid or monthly cell phone plan is most
  32. algebra

    1)Write the expression 9n^6+7n^3-6 in quadratic form,if possible A.9(n^3)^3+7n^3-6 B.9(n^2)^3+7(n^2)-6 C.9(n^3)^2+7(n^3)-6 D.not possible I'm thinking C on this one but im not sure 2)solve b^4+2b^2-24=0 A.-2,-square root of 6,square root of 6,2 B.-square
  33. Math

    I need help with these three math question. 1st question. What is the additive inverse of 5 on the 12-hour clock? 2nd question. What is the equivalent number on the 12-hour clock. -22 the choices for this question is, 5 or 2 or 3 or 1. 3rd question. I need
  34. Simple College Question

    1.)Do you have to attend college in order to join the Army Or Navy? I truly don't know what I wanna be when I grow up so I've been thinking about join the Army Or Navy once I turn 19 or 18, & I was wondering Do I have to attend a college 1st before I can
  35. Science.

    Which abiotic factor is essential to all aquatic ecosystems except ocean hydrothermal vents, and why? Phytoplankton, because it provides a source of food salt, because it provides a source of minerals deep water, because it provides the necessary
  36. mathematics of investment

    step by step solving plsss im very law in math so plss to solve step by step thanks.On August 1,1990, Mr.Talamos borrows 9,500 pesos and agrees to pay the compounded amont on the day he pays the debt. If interest is at the rate of 5 1/2% compounded
  37. Algebra

    Josh and Racquel sold cookies and brownies at the math club bake sale. The cookies cost $0.47 each, and the brownies cost $0.60 each. They sold a total of 603 items (cookies and brownies) and raised $323.84 Write a system of equations and determine the
  38. Math

    Hello, For math I have to make a graph of two linear relations. One has to be the operating costs of a zoo or amusement park and the other cost of admission for me and my family. Using both linear relations I then have to find another relation that would
  39. poetry

    I need help determining the meter in my poem. The Ocean says, "Roar" to wake me up, And I smile as I grab my coffee cup, Because this is the day the Lord has made! I refuse to quiver and be afraid. The sunburst peeks through my window wide, And stay that
  40. chem

    So I was given this question that I havetried to solve multiple times but I just can't get it. Here it is[it's a long one!] Nitroglycerin is a shock-sensative liquid that detonates by the reaction: 4 C3H5(NO3)3 -> 6 N2 + 10 H20 + 12CO2 + 02 Calculate the
  41. history

    what was america's response about joining the league of nations (after ww1)? a- the public thought that america should lead the league of nations b- the public generally supported the idea but wanted to play a smaller role c- it supported the president and
  42. MATH 115

    1. find the rate 635ft./5 seconds= 2. complete the statement 82cm = mm 3. complete the statement 15g = kg 4. sabrina has the following math quiz scores 19, 24, 25, 17, 13, 18. find her mean score, to the nearest tenth if necessary. 5. eleven applications
  43. slis

    hi, im in the 9th grade and i need help I need help with my math. the following questions are? we are learning parallel lines and perpendicular lines. think you can help me? e) parallel to y=0 and passes through (1,2) f) perpendicular to x=-1 and passes
  44. English writing an e-mail

    Thanks to all that helprd me regaurding my e-mail questions. I was just wondering in the revised part there is no mention of the client being Joceyln Talbot. Also I was told that I do need a subject line I am not sure how I would do that being that I would
  45. math

    x+b+2b+8(9-5b)(divide)9 x+b+2b+8(9-5b)(divide)9 You don't show clearly what is divided by 9;i.e.everything or just 8(9-5b). I will assume the equation is this. [x+b+2b+8(9-5b)]/9 First, clear the innermost parentheses. (x+b+2b+72-40b)/9 combine terms.

    Steve cutter sells big blade lawn mowers in his hardware store, and he is interested in comparing the reliability of the mowers he sells with the reliability of Big blade mowers sold nationwide. Steve knows that only 15 percent of all Big Blade mowers sold
  47. Physics

    A skier swoops down a hill and over a ramp. She starts from rest at a height of 18m, leaves the ramp at an angle of 45 degrees, and just clears the snowman on her way down, making an angle of 30 degrees with the vertical as she does. Assuming that there is
  48. pre-algebra

    a math professor is teachin two classes. The first class has 100 student enrolled and the second class has 75 estudent enrolled if 3/4 estudent of the first class pass and 2/5 student of the second class pass. how many estydent pass in total
  49. Math

    p $ 40 pants and s $ 20 shirts total $ 160. ... p $ 40 pants and s $ 20 shirts total $ 160. determine three different combinations of pants and ... Math
  50. Math

    7 10 of your friends prefer to take a math test on Friday. 7 20 prefer Friday and Wednesday. What fraction of those who prefer Friday also prefer Wednesday?
  51. statistics

    there are 80 students in a math class.20% of the students in the class scored above 50 marks in the test. what is the average of those students who scored below 50 marks
  52. English

    This is a paragraph for my essay about how immagination influenced Macbeth to commit murders I need it edited and proofread plz: Throughout the play Macbeth by William Shakespeare, imagination influenced Macbeth to do evil in hopes of achieving his goal.
  53. Physics/Math

    What is the sum of the following four vectors in unit-vector notation? For that sum, what are (b) the magnitude, (c) the angle in degrees, and (d) the angle in radians? E: 6.36 m at +0.90 rad F: 4.52 m at -75 ° G: 3.31 m at +1.20 rad H: 5.4 m at -210 °
  54. Math

    Hey, I posted this question before, but I really need some help. Thanks... -- A delivery business plans to serve three towns on a stretch of highway. For every trip they make to town A, which we'll place at position x=0, they expect to make two trips to
  55. Math

    ^=exponents /= divide So I am not sure how to do this. It is an example in my book but I still don't get it. Can you work through ti so I can do my real work. (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 = First, do work within the parentheses. -1*-1 = 1 and -1-2 =
  56. SCI

    Hypothetically speaking, I placed a cell in a glass of water and after about a day the cell grew in size. Why did the cell grow? Well I was thinking this: The reason the cell grew was because there was a higher concentration of water outside of the cell
  57. acid-base question

    This man had a myocardial infarct a couple days ago and his lab report from an arterial blood sample reveals this (normal values in brackets): pH 7.30 (7.35-7.45) HCO3- = 20 mEq/liter (22-26) PCO2 = 32 mmHg (40 mmHg) What's his acid-base status and what
  58. English

    Which of the following sentences contains an italicized word that's used as a predicate adjective? A. Jerry looks ill today.(ill is italicized) B. Jerry looks into the microscope.(into is italicized) C. Jerry looks disdainfully at the pile of
  59. math

    Posted by mota THE MASS OF THE SUN IS ABOUT 10^27 METRIC TONS , OR 10^30 KILOGRAMS . HOW MANY KILOGRAMS ARE IN ONE METRIC TON ? ----------------------- math - drwls 1000. ----------------------- explain please i want to understand this question :) this is

  61. geometry

    I have a isosceles trapezoid question. The top line is 13" long, the sides are 60" long, and the bottom is 27" long. I do not know what is the equation or formula is to determine the acute angle between the bottom and sides or top and sides. Can you please
  62. science

    Given the list of pKa values, which acid will have the largest amount of conjugate base present in the solution at equilibrium? Acid: Pka: H20 15.7 NH3 38 HCL -8 NH4+ 9.2 H2O NH3 NH4+ HCl
  63. Chemistry

    Hey guys I was wondering if you guys know the answer to this: Which of the following is NOT true of colligative properties? Colligative properties are... A. independent of the chemical identity of the solute. B. responsible for lowering the vapor pressure
  64. Math

    It takes Jaiden 5 and 3/4 hours to do her homework each week. It takes her 2 and 3/4 hours to complete her science and 1 and 1/2 hours to complete her math homework. How long does it take her to complete Social Studies homework? Use the numbers and
  65. Math

    Each day Julia's math Teacher gives class a warm up qs. It's true/false 20% of the times and multiple choice 80% . Julia gets 70% on true false correct and 90% on multiple choice correct. Julia answered today's question correctly. What's the probability
  66. Intro. to Comp.

    Can you help with this question? Which would be the correct answer? I am thinking "A" is the correct answer. What is an advantage of using Flash in a web page versus a traditional plug-in such as Media Player? A. Flash allows both video and audio in
  67. Physics

    Suppose you’re eating in a restaurant where the dishes are shared at the table and all placed uniformly on a rotating disk-like surface. Model this surface as a thin disk of radius 33.4 cm. You can’t stop thinking about physics even though you’re out
  68. Please Help Me On This GCSE Higher Question

    Can anyone answer this question which is in a form of a fraction? Simplify: 8x^2+20x-12/8x^2-2 Thanks What does this expression equal? What do you mean by the word "answer"? Did you mean to type 8x^2+20x-12/(8x^2-2)=0 ? the answer is: 2(x+3)/2x+1 ) In an
  69. physics

    You are thinking about taking gymnastics, so you go to the facility and get an idea of what to expect by looking out from the viewing room. The viewing room window is 4.30 m above the trampoline directly below, so it is perfect for viewing the the
  70. physics

    You are thinking about taking gymnastics, so you go to the facility and get an idea of what to expect by looking out from the viewing room. The viewing room window is 4.40 m above the trampoline directly below, so it is perfect for viewing the the
  71. Chemistry

    The molar heat of reaction, H rxn , for the reaction of Ca(s) + 2H+(aq)-> Ca2+(aq) + H2(g) was found to be -550kJ/mol The change Hrxn , for the reaction of CaO(s) + 2H+(aq)-> Ca2+(aq) + H2O(l) was found to be -189kJ/mol Based on these results if the
  72. physics

    You are thinking about taking gymnastics, so you go to the facility and get an idea of what to expect by looking out from the viewing room. The viewing room window is 4.40 m above the trampoline directly below, so it is perfect for viewing the the
  73. Physics

    You are thinking about taking gymnastics, so you go to the facility and get an idea of what to expect by looking out from the viewing room. The viewing room window is 1.50 m above the trampoline directly below, so it is perfect for viewing the the
  74. MATH STUCK:-(

    I am having some difficulties factoring polynomials and I use only one method to figure the stuff out, which is the guess and check method because it's just mental math work and not that complicating. Here is a question that I know how to do, and below it
  75. Geometry check my answer?

    Wilbur Wrong is flying his remote control plane in a circle with a radius of 28 meters. His brother clocks the plane at 16 seconds per revolution. What is the speed of the plane? Express your answer in meters per second. The brothers may be wrong, but you
  76. 8th grande transition algebra

    well, i am doing a math crossword puzzle on linear equations. I really need some help. here are the questions: what is Ax+By+C called? what are numbers used to graph a point? what is not a straight line? where does a line pass threoug the x-axes? what is
  77. Poetry

    Okay, heres an "I am" poem. But I need help on what to put for the "i am" lines. It has to be two personality characteristics. The theme is about the world being destroyed. I was thinking of using "I am hopeful and amazed", but don't if that would fit into
  78. English

    Please help me begin a story with these words. 1.exemplary-- (adj) outstanding, an example to others 2.extenuating-- (adj) excusing, lessening the seriousness of guilt or crime, e.g., of mitigating factors 3.florid-- (adj) red-colored, flushed; gaudy,
  79. Math

    In a group of 40 students, all students study maths, 28 study biology and math, 20 students study geography and maths and x students study all three subjects. a. Draw a venn diagram to represent the information above, showing in terms of x, the number of
  80. solutions

    How many molecules of glycerol (C3, H8, O3) would be present in 1 L of M glycerol solution? I am thinking it is 6.02 x 10^23 but have also heard conflicting opinions. You don't give the molarity of the C3H8O3. 1 mole of anything contains 6.02 x 10^23
  81. statistics

    what are the mean and standard deviation of a sampling distribution consisting of samples of size 16? these sameples were drawn from a population whose mean is 25 and who standard deviation is 5. a. 25 and 1.25 b. 5 and 5 c. 25 and 5 d. 5 and 1.25 e. 25
  82. 9th grade ENG

    in her room at the prow of the house where light breaks and the windows are tossed with linden. my daughter is writing a story i pause in the stairwell , hearing from her shut door a commotion of typewriter- keys like a chain hauled over a gunwale. young
  83. Statics

    In a chocolate chip cookie investigation, you decide to compare two cookie sources. Source 1: Mom mails to you a package containing a dozen of her homemade chocolate chip cookies. Source 2: You purchase a dozen of a store brand of chocolate chip cookies at
  84. plant biology

    I'm doing a writing assignment on plant stress physiology. The stress that I chose to research was heat stress. One of the things that I have to do is describe at least 3 experiments that I plan to perform (hypothetically speaking, of course). At least one
  85. Physics

    Kevin stands at the edge of a cliff, holding one ball in each hand. He throws one of the balls straight up with speed v, and at the same time he throws the other ball straight down, also with speed v. Ignoring air resistance, which ball hits the ground
  86. Biology (Science)

    Which of the following is not true about a hypothesis? 1) Previous knowledge can help support it. 2) It is a tentative explanation. 3) It can be proven to be false. 4) It must be testable to be useful. 5) It can be proven to be true. I know for sure that 2
  87. statistics

    Twenty (20) students randomly assigned to an experimental group are studying for a test while listening to classical music. Thirty (30) students randomly assigned to a Control group are studying for the same test in complete silence. Both groups take the
  88. Math

    A company is increasing production at the rate of 25 units per day. The daily demand function is determined by the fact that the price (in dollars) is a linear function of q. At a price of $70, the demand is 0, and 100 items will be demanded at a price of
  89. College Physics

    The rotor is an amusement park ride where people stand against the inside of a cylinder. Once the cylinder is spinning fast enough, the floor drops out. A-What force keeps the people from falling out the bottowm of the ride? I think that it's the Normal
  90. questions

    1.) Why are there usually two solutions in quadratic equations? 2.) Under what situation would one or more solutions of a rational equation be unacceptable? If putting the found "solution" cannot be put back into the original equation without violating
  91. Math

    On Tuesday, Leslie spent 47 minutes on math homework, 39 minutes on science homework, 52 minutes on English homework, and 44 minutes on history homework. How much time did Leslie spend doing her homework on Tuesday?
  92. Algebra

    almost done with! 2 3x – 6(2x – 0.055) = 10x + 0.515 I don't know what want but assuming your solving for x... 23x-12x-.33= 10x + 0.515 11x-.33= 10x + 0.515 x= 0.845 You need to clarify your post. Is that 23x or 3x (for problem #2
  93. Alg 1

    Diana is driving 182 miles to Orlando for a math convention. She has already driven x miles of th trip. If Diana drives below 70 miles per hour for the remainder of th trip, which inequality best represents the amount of time in hours, t, that is will take
  94. ALgebra 1

    im doing a webquest on mt everest in math class. im almost done. i just need help with this 8. There have been many deaths in an attempt to climb Mount Everest. Make a timeline starting from the first attempted summit through 2004. Indicate the number of
  95. Art

    Writeacher, I urgently need to revise these sentences. I really hope you can help me. 1) Ads can change and can wash the minds of children. Some years ago people used to switch channels to avoid ads, but we do it less and less 2) Nowadays most people
  96. Economics

    State of the good is pure private, pure punlic, or mixed. 1. County zoo 2. UPS Delivery 3. Air conditioning 4. Flood control projects 5. Elementary education 6. Pollution 7. Math tutor I think they are: 1. Mixed 2. Mixed 3. Mixed 4. How is a project a
  97. Mathematics

    A Ladder AB, of length 13m, rests against a vertical wall with its foot on a horizontal floor at a distance of 5meters from the wall. When the top of the ladder slips down a distance x meters on the wall, the foot of the ladder moves out x meters. Find x.
  98. computer

    While you were gathering information to recommend transmission media for the medical instrument manufacturer, you noticed that some of the telco rooms were in disarray. For one thing you notice sloppy cable terminations. Further, cables are pulled tightly
  99. English

    Can someone please tell me what's the "deeper" meaning (beyond literal) of this poem. I have a really hard time finding it. Thank you :) Alone Lying, thinking Last night How to find my soul a home Where water is not thirsty And bread loaf is not stone I
  100. AP physics C suggestions..........thanx!

    I have signed up for both AP Physics C Mech exam and E&M exam. Now I found that I don't have enough time to study for both exams (2 days left), should I give up E&M and focus on Mech? I felt that E&M is not harder than Mech, but need to remember many