Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. political science

    POSC 20 Fall 2006 Professor Cherif Paper Guidelines Write a double-spaced five page paper (using standard 12 point type font and 1-1.25 in. margins) on the topic below. Papers must be submitted both in paper format and must be uploaded to Safe Assignment
  2. MATH

    Englewood averaged 17 problems right on the math decathlon. Avalon Park Elementary scored an average of 14 problems right. Which equation show the difference, (d) between the averaged points scored by the Engelwood and Avalon Park? a. d=17x14 b. d=17-14 c.
  3. math

    I am helping my 3rd grader with a her math and me and my boyfriend can not agree on the answer to this question..can anyone give the answer and tell how to solve it. THANK YOU! Darin counted 46 more cars than trucks in a parking lot. There were 29 trucks.
  4. math

    trying to verify the volume of a rectanguler prism h=10 inches w=2 and the formula to find the volume is l.w.h not a math genius just trying to make sure i am calculating this correctly to find the lengh we had to divide the width of the prism so 2 inches
  5. math

    trying to verify the volume of a rectanguler prism h=10 inches w=2 and the formula to find the volume is l.w.h not a math genius just trying to make sure i am calculating this correctly to find the lengh we had to divide the width of the prism so 2 inches
  6. Math

    Solve the following problem taken from Treviso Arithmetic, a math textbook published in 1478 by an unknown Italian author: A man finds a purse with an unknown number of ducats in it. After he spends 1/4, 1/5 and 1/6 of the amount, 9 ducats remain. It is
  7. math

    what would be the equation for this math problem so i can figure it out In a basketball game, the Squirrels scored a total of 103 points and made 3 times as many field goals ( 2 points each) as free throws (1 point each). They also made eleven three point
  8. math

    I have a math problem where I am trying to carpet a hallway of an irregular shape.The cost of the carpet is $ 10.80 a sq.yd. How many square yds. will I need? I also need to know the perimeter for string molding. Can you help me. The measurements are
  9. math

    Anxious Billy Bob pulled out his math recording sheet and saw the following scores 54,62,65,68,70,70,78,82,84 A. He want to calculate his average.Which measure of center is the average?compute it ? I have this :The measure of center is the average, mean
  10. Math(Quick question)

    The function D(h)=7e^-0.4(h) can be used to determine the milligrams D of a certain drug in a patient's bloodstream h hours after the drug has been given. How many milligrams will be present after 9 hours. Round three decimal places. so 7e^(-0.4 x 9) =
  11. MATH

    rying to verify the volume of a rectanguler prism h=10 inches w=2 and the formula to find the volume is l.w.h not a math genius just trying to make sure i am calculating this correctly to find the lengh we had to divide the width of the prism so 2 inches
  12. math

    while waiting in the checkout line at the grocery store you add the prices up of your 3 items to make sure you have enough money.explain how to use mental math and the properties of addition to find the total costs of 3 items if the prices are $1.85,
  13. math

    I am not great at math, but i am practicing slowly... Joanne’s odometer read 25,230 miles at the beginning of a trip and 27,215 miles at the end. If she used 35 gal of gas for the trip, what was her mileage (? mi/gal) now do I subtract 25, 230 from
  14. please check over- finished essay

    January 20, 2009 is a date that will not soon be forgotten. On that day, former Senator Barack Hussein Obama was inaugurated the forty-forth president of our great country, the United States of America. His inauguration will forever hold a place in our
  15. Math

    For this math problem I am selling 30 pies for $25 each at the farmers market. I spent $500. $200 on the booth and $300 on all of the pies, each pie costing $10 to make. I earned $750 total, making a $250 profit. c. In Task 1 you determined how much you
  16. Math

    I am tring to finish my 10th grade. I got hurt last Jan. 2007. And was force to quit public school. In short of every. I started online schooling and I have to write an essay for a final grade in Math compare three college to each other and make a graph
  17. Math

    On a quiz a student answered 16 questions correctly. This was 80% of the questions on the quiz. How many questions were on the quiz? 6th grade math.
  18. math

    Urban Community College is planning to offer courses in Finite Math, Applied Calculus, and Computer Methods. Each section of Finite Math has 40 students and earns the college $40,000 in revenue. Each section of Applied Calculus has 40 students and earns
  19. Math

    All 500 students at Robinson Junior High were surveyed to find their favorite sport. How many more students played football than basketball? Soccer has 10% Basketball has 27% Baseball has 25% Football has 38% A.325 students B. 135 students C. 190 students
  20. Math

    Math 10 pre calc chpt 1 In a basement renovation, the contractor measured the length of a wall in a square room as 18ft.4in. The width of the doorway is 3 ft. The contractor plans to place wood trim along the bottom of each wall. The trim costs 1.69/ft.
  21. Math

    Paul was given this math problem on a test to simplify: 1/4 + (5/8 + 1/2). after calculating, Paul mistakenly simplified to 9/32 as his final answer In which step did Paul make his first error? Show your work! My work Paul's work 1/4 /9/8 1/4 /(5/8 + 4/8)
  22. english

    I wrote an essay because i'm apply to get into the honor's program. I'm supposed to write about who i was, who i am now, and who I would like to be. I would appreciate it if I got some feed back along with grammar correction. Is my essay even close to
  23. Math-Statistics-please doublecheck my answers

    In the fall of 2000, 54% of the almost 34,000 first-year students attending one of the California State Universities had strong enough math skills to take an entry level course. 1)Based on a sample of 20 students, can we assume our calculations will be
  24. math

    ) A wierd number is a number that is the product of two consecutive primes, such as 7x11=77 . What is the least common multiple of the 5 smallest wierd number 7) According to an ancient belief, when a friend visits a sick person, 1/70 of his sickness is
  25. math

    the cost of 2 televisions and 3 dvd players cost 1421 dollars the cost of 1 dvd player is half the cost of of 1 television what is the cost of 1 television. How you could slove in simple math
  26. Math

    Hello everyone. I have one hard math problem and I do not know how to solve it. would you help me to solve this problem? Thank you An 11[times]11[times]11 wooden cube is formed by gluing together 11[cubed] unit cubes. what is the gratest number of unit
  27. English

    I have a few questions that I'm stuck on. 1. Identify how the pronoun is used in the sentence. Just today Terry bought a picture for her. direct object indirect object object of a preposition*** (I think this is the answer because of the preposition for
  28. math

    3(4u-6)=2(4u-3)-(u-8) what is u 12u-18=8u-6-u+8 Can you take it from here? so I would have combine like terms then add right? what about 3(n-2)-2(3-n)=4(n-3) same thing...use distributive property to multiply, do the operations, solve for n give it a
  29. Math

    The mean of Susan's math and science scores is 74 points. The mean of her math and English scores is 83 points. How many more points did Susan score in English than in science?
  30. Math

    Hello everyone. I have a math problem I am somewhat stuck on and need help a little please. Write a problem that can be solved using the equation: 9x + 14 = 100 A. 9 dogs and 14 cats cost $100.00 B. Ty wants to buy 14 dogs, but they cost $100, how much
  31. 8th grade math

    I am in 8th grade math as a sixth grader. I am stuck on one problem. It is this: You are making a necklace that is 9 inches long. You use 6 beads for each inch. what integer is the change in your supply of beads after making the necklace?
  32. Math repost for Jake

    math - jake, Friday, December 7, 2007 at 2:06pm How many cats are in a small room if in each of the four corners a cat is sitting, and opposite each cat there sits 3 cats, and at each cat's tail a cat is sitting?
  33. Math Help

    In three math tests, you have scored 91,95 and 88 points. You are about to take your next test. Suppose you want to have an average score of at least 90 points after all four tests. Explain a method you could use to find the score you must receive in order
  34. math confused

    it took marty 42 min to write a book report. then he spent 18 min correcting this report. explain how can you use mental math to find how long marty spent on his report?
  35. MATH

    you have a pair of newborn hamsters. each pair that is at least one month old produces a new pair every month. at this rate, you will have 178 hamsters at the end of what month? (The math relay officials said the 10th month but I think that it should be
  36. Math

    A recipe for a special sauce calls for 4/5 of a cup of ginger and 1 1/4 cups of pineapple juice. How many cups of ginger would you need if 3 cups of pineapple juice are poured into the mixture? Math PLEASE HELP IT'S URGENT!!!!!
  37. Math for Steve or someone good at math

    1. Find the percent of change when the price of a radio changes from $40.00 to $44.00. a. 12% b. 10% c. 36.4% d. 40% 2. Find the percent of change when the price of an oven changes from $450 to $396. a. 15% b. 14% c. 13% d. 12% 3. The top player’s
  38. Ruwaydah

    This is my hw, however i do not know to put these quotations in my sentences can someone help me? and please do not copy this!I repeat I have recently read Liane Beam Wansbrough’s article on the topic of cosmetic plastic surgery, and I am writing to
  39. math

    need help on this one...i hate these kind of math problems..lol.... Kickapoo Camp has 3 activities periods with the choices shown. How man different schedules are possible?? Period 1 Period 2 Period 3 leatherwork archery swimming wood carving field games
  40. Math (PLEASE HELP)

    Can someone please help me do the following problems? I don't care for the answers, I just wanna know how to do this stuff. I am always forgetting how to do certain things in math. 1)ABCD is a rhombus with diagonals intersecting at E. If m<ABC=
  41. Math...Algebra :S

    Hi, okay um. I'm trying to get his math question (Algebra :o) and i'm not quite sure what i'm doing---but everything i do, i get the wrong answer. The Question is 2m+n M= 2/5 and n= 1/2 (Fractions) Everytime i do the question, i get 9/10 as a answer...but
  42. math

    So far this year Nick has scored a 75, 81, 88 and 92 on four of his math tests. Each test is worth a maximum of 100 points. To earn a B this year, Nick needs a test average of 80 or better. Write the inequality that represents this scenario. Let t equal
  43. math

    Could someone please check my math questions? any help will be greatly appreciated! 4. Solve: 5|2x + 1 | = 55 Divide both side by 5: |2x+1|=11 2x+1=11 and 2x+1= -1 +1 +1 +1 +1 2x = 12 2x = -10 X=5 x=-6 What my teacher said was wrong~~ 2x+1=11 and 2x+1= -11
  44. Math 213 Elementary Math

    Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate
  45. Math 213 Elementary Math

    Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate
  46. Math

    Tino conducted a survey of all the eighth graders in his school for his math project.  He asked each student how much he or she spent on school supplies at the beginning of the year (rounded to the nearest dollar).  He also calculated the average amount
  47. Math 213 Elementary Math

    Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate
  48. Math

    Math help please? Eric, Jose, Shannon, and Jackie wanted to plant a garden. Jose’s dad said they could use a rectangular space in the backyard that was 8 m by 4 m. The friends decided they would first like to make a colorful border for the garden using
  49. Math 213 Elementary Math

    Suppose you have a friend named Ed. He and his four friends are having ice cream. There are only three flavors available at the ice cream store they are visiting: chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. One of Ed’s friends, Stacey, eats chocolate
  50. math

    on my worksheet "books never written" AND i have to do multiplication by 2 digit factor and i need help solving the names of the authors please don't tell me This makes no sense to me. also, you need a middle school worksheet that says MIDDLE SCHOOL MATH
  51. Math

    So this is a math quiz I took a few months ago and they said I can redo it, but I have to explain why the correct answer is correct... And idk. Which equation represents 15 more than r is 61? The answer is r + 15 = 61 but idk why? What is the value of 4^2
  52. Math (5th grade)

    There are 8 more girls than boys in the Math Club. The club has 44 memebers. How many boys and how many girls are in the club? Show your work.
  53. Math

    A square measure 9 feet on a side. If each side of the square is increased by 3 feet, how many square feet are added to the area? What are the steps in solving this math equation?
  54. Math

    HELP! I have a math question the says this: In track practice, Jesse ran a mile in 7 minutes. His mile time was 2 1/2 minutes faster than Michael's time. Write and solve an equation to calculate Michael's mile time. I can't figure out what to do and it's
  55. Math Another math question???

    I also need help with this question because I'm really not getting this question at this time. A paint manufacturer suggests using 1 gallon of paint for every 400 sqaure feet of wall. At this rate, how many gallons of paint woulb be required for room that
  56. math help please

    two cards are dealt in succession from a standard deck of cards. find the probability that the first card is a diamond or a king. probability that the second card is red given that the first card was a heart. if two dice are rolled, what is the probability
  57. Grammar and Compositon Bobpursley

    Ok! I put a good hour into this, and I really did try. Please don't be harsh if there are a lot of mistakes. Drafting-Organization Sheet 1)_____________Phone Book Names_________________ 2)_____________John E. Mackintosh_________________
  58. Grammar and Composition

    I have to write a speech and record it on a tape. Pet Peeve Speec You will create a "Pet Peeve" Speech. A "Pet Peeve" is one of those little every day occurrences that bugs you, upsets you, or frustrates you. You will use the extemporaneous delivery for
  59. Math

    A farmer has 100.00 and he has to buy 100 budgies blue ones cost 10.00 green ones cost 3.00 and yellow cost .50 he has to buy at least 2 yellow and he can only spend axactly 100.00. This is a fifth grade math problem. I am a grandma trying to help my 10
  60. Writeacher

    Writeacher, Do you specialize in any particular subject? I've seen you answer to math, english, physics, etc. I'm just curious. I don't believe I've answered to any physics questions -- poor student to depend on me for that!! Mostly I respond to English
  61. Math

    Hi! Okay so I started to attempt this math problem; 3cot^2x-1=0. However, I'm a little stuck. My teacher wants me to find the Location on The Unit Circle, Period, and General Solution. Can someone check what I have and help me with the rest? 3cot^2x-1=0
  62. 4 Math questions!

    Can you help me with a few math questions please? 1)You are running in a race. It takes you 25 minutes to go 2.7 miles. a.If you continue at this same rate, how long will it take you to go 6 miles? b.What is your rate in miles per hour? 2)If the scale
  63. Math

    Janice wants to know the total number of games won by the Denver Nuggets basketball team over the three seasons shown in the table. What expression should she simplify? Explain how she can use mental math and the properties (Associative, Commutative,
  64. Chemistry -thanks

    Hi,there was an error with the procedure. 1.0g NaOH sample was dissolved in 5ml of water and acidified with 4ml of conc. nitric acid,not dilute nitric acid. This was then made up to 15ml with water.After acidifying with conc. nitric acid instead of dilute
  65. Math

    There are 8 more girls in the math club. The club has a total of 44. How many are girls and how many are boys?
  66. math

    1. Elizabeth planned to make 6 pans of apple crisp for the day, using extra tart granny smith apples-just like her grandmother had. But after peeling, coring, and slicing she had a major problem: she only had 10 cups of apple slices. it was getting late
  67. math

    can you help math question units rates find unit rate for each situation read 50 pages in 1 hr 25 min i got : 50 divide by ttl 85 min and got 0.588 = .59 hike 5 mile in 2hr 10 min i got: 130 min ttl divide 5mile is got 26 mile per min are these right?
  68. math

    did you know when you try to find the least commen multiple of 3 numbers you have to divide by two after you get your answer my class (ms.lott in texas) told us that for some reason its doubling the number so always divide by two once you have crossed out
  69. AP Statistics

    Your mathematics instructor claims that, over the years, 88% of his students have said that math is their favorite subject. In this year's class, however, only 21 out of 32 students named math as their favorite class. The instructor decides to construct a
  70. Statistics

    Your mathematics instructor claims that, over the years, 88% of his students have said that math is their favorite subject. In this year's class, however, only 21 out of 32 students named math as their favorite class. The instructor decides to construct a
  71. Math

    Determine which function has the greater rate of change 1.The rates of change are equal. 2.The graph has a greater rate of change. 3.The table has a greater rate of change. 4.none of the above file:///C:/Users/SCHOOL/Pictures/math.JPG HELP ME UNDERSTAND
  72. Math

    1. Which number is the resolution of m + 90 = 150? a. 50 b. 60 (my answer) c. 140 d. 240 2. Which number is the solution of n/3 = -12? a. -36 b. -4 (my answer) c. 4 d 36 3. Use mental math to find the solution of 19b = 190. a. 10 b. 11 c. 171 (my answer)
  73. psychology

    A researcher predicts that listening to music while solving math problems will make a particular brain area more active. To test this, a research participant has her brain scanned while listening to music and solving math problems, and the brain area of
  74. math

    Cece scored a 78 on her first math test. She scored an 84 on her second test. What is the percent increase, rounded to the nearest tenth, from Cece's first score to her second score?
  75. math

    i need help with this math XL question. In a​ week, 18 hens laid 90 eggs. What is the unit rate for eggs per​ hen? The unit rate is ??? ​egg(s) per hen.
  76. Math

    I am working on 5th grade math...can you help with the following question? In a roll of 50 dimes, 8 were minted before 1983. What percent of the dimes in the roll were minted before 1983?
  77. History,geography,math lite and tourism

    I am doing grade 11 and i was wondering if you guys can help me found out which jobs i can do if im doing tourism,geography,history and math lite
  78. english essay

    can someone critique my essay, please? :) here's my instructions: Prompt 1: Considering what you have learned about Hemingway, his journalistic style, and how his experiences influence his writing, write a prediction for The Old Man and the Sea. Who is the
  79. Math Systematric Trial

    Hey everybody, I really need help solving these math equations. Thank YOU! For helping me! Use Systematic trial to find the value of each variable. a) 5+7c=89 b) 26=5+3e c) 8k-16=200 d)525-6u=339 Write each sentence as an equation. Solve each equation. a)
  80. math

    There are 30 books in a bookcase. The books in the case are either math, science ,or history books. Ten of the books are math books. There are 6 fewer science books than history books. How many science books are in the bookcase??????
  81. math

    in a grade 7 class, 36 students are either members of the math club or science club or both. 10 students are members of both clubs. if 31 students are members of the math club how many are members of the science club?
  82. Math

    can someone please help me with the following 2 questions and how to do them. i have a math final tomorrow!! 1. Curtis runs 1 mph slower then Mary. After 2 hours of running in opposite directions, they are 30 miles apart. How fast had Curtis been running?
  83. MATH -BRAIN TEASER- PLEASE HELP

    page # D-76 What Relation Is a Doorstep to a Doormat? Both are stepped on. no You didn't put any parameters on this and I think its a great answer. How bout the relation being a stepson (steps on) I got astearther.... No wait it's A Step Farther eh....??
  84. math, algebra II

    Can someone explain to me step by step how the book got to this answer i want to understand the steps....thanks Find the inverse, if it exists,for the matirx (*I used the underscore to separate the numbers within the matix) -2_1_3 3_-1_2 -4_2_0 the answer
  85. Math

    Create a Raptor Flowchart that calculates the amount a person would earn over a period of time if his or her salary were five cents the first day, ten cents the second day, and so on doubling each day. Your program should: 1. Request the number of days. 2.
  86. math

    Math word problem: There are 25 students in Mrs. Roberts 3rd grade class. There are 9 more boys than girls in the class. How many boys and girls are in Mrs. Robert's class.
  87. Math

    Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.
  88. Math

    Several students were surveyed about their favorite class. 26 students chose art 19 English 21 math 16 music 32 science. What fraction of the of the students chose music as their favorite subject.
  89. math

    A math contest consists of ten problems.Three points are given for each correct answer. One point is deducted for each incorrect answer. Andy answers all the problems and scores 18 points. How many correct answers does he have?
  90. Math 213 Elementary Math

    20. Think of a number. Add 7. Double the result. Subtract 8. Double the result. Add 12. Divide by 4. Subtract 6. Your answer will be the original number. Explain how this trick works.
  91. algebra

    A textbook store sold a combined total of 205history and math textbooks in a week. The number of history textbooks sold was 87more than the number of math textbooks sold. How many textbooks of each type were sold?
  92. math

    How do you multiply decimals If you look at the box up above that says jump, scroll down to the math section. If you select arithmetic you'll see a section on decimals there. That section has a subsection on multiplying them. when you multiply decimals you
  93. Math

    file:///C:/Users/SCHOOL/Pictures/math.JPG Determine which function has the greater rate of change 1.The rates of change are equal. 2.The graph has a greater rate of change. 3.The table has a greater rate of change.*** 4.none of the above Is this right?
  94. Math

    One half the members of the junior high math team are ninth graders. One fourth of the remaining members are eighth graders. One fifth of the rest are seventh graders. There are twelve 6th graders on the team. How many members on the team?
  95. essay

    During my four years in high school, I have taken a lots of classes to prepare for college. As I took ELD classes ( English Language Development ) during my freshman and sophomore year, I realized that I could not meet the college's requirement. So in my
  96. The Lion King Archetypal Journey

    Hi. I am doing a project over the archetypal journey in The Lion King. I have not seen the movie in a very long time, so I was wondering if someone could help me with the 12 stages of archetypal journey within the Lion King. I am allowed to omit up to 2
  97. math

    I need help with Lesson 11: Tools of Geometry Unit Test Essential Math 6 B Unit 2: Tools of Geometry
  98. math

    First grade math Tell the Rule? Group 1 3 flowers w/4 petals each Group 2 3 flowers w/five petals each in triangle?
  99. math

    Lesson 14: Equations and Inequalities Unit Test CE 2015 Math 7 A Unit 4: Equations and Inequalities
  100. Math

    Lisa finished 21 out of her 30 problems in class. What percent of the math problems did Lisa finish in class?