Critical Thinking/Math

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1. Math

Alan scored a total of 14 points for answering all the 15 questions on a math quiz. For every correctly answered question, Alan got 2 points. For every wrong answer, he lost 2 points. How many questions did he answer correctly?
2. Math

Have trouble with math mixtures problem!! AT a family reunion, the average age of all those present was 45 years. If the two oldest people, aged 86 and 84 years, had not been present, the average age would have been 41 years. How many peoeple were at the
3. math

can you please check my work. The time in minutes that it took five students to complete the math test was 45, 27, 30, 25, and 48. What is the mean absolute deviation of the times? I did 25+27+30+45+48= 175 then I divided it by the 5 students. 175/5= 35 so
4. math

Mrs. Cason gives her class a spelling quiz every Monday, a math quiz every other Monday and a history quiz every third Monday . Sally smarty is in Mrs. Carson's class. She received a grade of 100% on all three quizzes today. How long will it be before she
5. Math

A student opened her math book and computed the sum of the numbers on two pages. Then, she turned to the next page and computed the sum of the numbers on those two facing pages. Finally, she computed the product of the two sums, and her calculator
6. Math

Part C Two days later, Kelly surveyed the same 13 classmates and found that none of them had been given math homework since she last surveyed them. By how much does the mean of Kelly’s second data set change in comparison with the mean of the data set in
7. math

The average of 5 numbers is 28. What would the 6th number have to be to bring the average up to 30? Anne’s average in math is 92. She wants to raise her average to 93 so she will make an A. she is taking a test on Friday. What score will she have to make
8. English

Could you give me some feedback on the first page of my story for an English narrative assessment? Tell me what I could improve (descriptions, phrases, ect...) and what sounds wrong, if that's OK. Here it is: It all started the day Jules McGregor moved to
9. Math 222

Homework Help: Math 222 Posted by Tika on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 5:10pm. Posted by Tika on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 1:08pm. what is the value of the discriminant and of the real solutions of the quadratic equation? 5x^2-9x plus 2 equals 0

Hello: I am having difficulty witht the following math: Question #1 If the area of a circle is 27 sq. in. What is the radius? I am coming up with an answer of 13.5 sq. in. Is that correct? If not, can you show me step by step how to get the answer?

1)When evolution was first proposed, which of the following was used as evidence to support the idea? (1 point) A)observations of nature*** B)laboratory experiments C)extensive fossil collections D)genetic sequences 2)How did Darwin and Lamarck differ in
12. math

need help with math word problems. just don't understand. What is the number? you have a four digit number where the thousands digit is four greater than the hundreds digit.The tens digit is twice the thousands digit. The ones digit is half of the

During the summer of 2008 I read several different books. The two books that I enjoyed most were SUB 4:00 by Chris Lear and Salt A World History by Mark Kurlansky. I have been asked to “…discuss which author was more successful in creating a good piece
14. Math-college

Explanation of why the following statement is incorrect. (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, and explain why it is incorrect. To solve (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, start by setting (x + 3) = 7 and (x - 4) = 7. Now solve the inequality. Provide a detailed explanation of why
15. Science

Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They
16. Science

Laith notices that the air in his science classroom is much warmer than the air in his math classroom. Which statement describes how the air particles are different in his colder math classroom? A. They move faster on average B. They are vibrating C. They
17. math

One night Angel spent 2 hours and 41 minutes doing homework. She spent 43 minutes on math, 37 minutes on language arts, and half an hour on science. The rest of her time was spent on social studies. How much time did she spend on social studies?
18. MATH 115

I have math questions I need to check my answers can you please help me 1. 4x4x4x4x4 as a power of 4 answer 4 to the fifth power 2.a bedroom is 10 ft by 11 ft what is the perimeter? answer 42 ft evaluate 72/8-9/3=6 3.Jamal is fencing a rectangular field
19. math

put this in an math expression you bake two baking sheets wit 12 scones each, two baking sheets with 20 cookies each, and one baking sheet with 2 scones and 10 cookies
20. Math

omg thank you soo much for helping me and the 3 question is 4/x = 36/100 = 1.)Mrs. Neruda has 80 math student last year. This year she has 100 math students. What percent shows the ratio between the number of students last year and the number of students
21. Math

I have a math sheet for homework and most questions are similar to the following: Bob is making treat bags for his daughter's birthday party. he decided to use the recipe below for each bag. 1/3 cup peanuts 3/4 cup pretzels 1/5 cup raisins 2/3 cup popcorn
22. math

An advertisement states that eight thermometers cost \$12.42 minus a 3% discount. Dr. wants to order a dozen to take advantage of the savings, sales tax is 5%. What would the cost be? Is my math right? I divided 8 by \$12.42 and got \$1.55 p/thermometer.
23. english

I really need someone to help with errors. Teenagers and Driving: A Dangerous Combination Teenagers and vehicles can be a very dangerous combination. Teenage drivers are four times more likely to be involved in a motor vehicle crash than drivers of older
24. math

Hello tutors by any chance is there anyone who can assit me with theprevious problems that i posted..dealing with math subject Here is a website explaining how to invert a 3x3 matrix. http://www.everything2.com/index.pl?node_id=1271704 Many steps are

[History Homework] Please answer 1. What are 2 pieces of technology essential today? 2. If you could give a prehistoric person one item from today what would it be? 3. Why is writing important for civilizations? 4. Why is theater/drama important to
26. math

Please solve this word problem, It will take at least 360 points for Kiko"s team to win the math contest. The scores are 94,82, and 87, but one of Kiko's teammates lost 2 of those points for an incomplete answer. How many points must Kiko earn for her team
27. math

Yanira is 3 years older than Tim and twice as old as Hannah. Tim is 2 years older than Hannah. How old are Yanira Tim and Hannah? Explain how you did the problem and the answer. math 7 accelerated - tom, Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 6:46pm Ms. Sue thanks
28. math

Mrs. Marcincavage allowed each student in her math class to drop the lowest of their five test scores. When Matthew dropped the lowest of his test scores, a 60, his test average increased by 5 points. What is Matthew’s new test average?
29. Math

Mrs. Marcincavage allowed each student in her math class to drop the lowest of their five test scores. When Matthew dropped the lowest of his test scores, a 60, his test average increased by 5 points. What is Matthew’s new test average?
30. math

John earn scores of 82%, 74%, and 78% on three mid-term tests in his Math course. To earn a B, his overall course mark needs to be at least 80% and less than 90%. The overall course mark is 1 3 (mid-term average) plus 2 3 of the final examination. In what
31. math

Finding rate in math.... Rate=distance/time So if the distance is a circumference which in this case is 10 pie, and the time is 10 seconds. You multiply 10 and the circumference but is the 10 seconds TEN or 1/6
32. math

What is the mean of the scores for Bob? _____ Team | Bowling Scores Member | Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3 Bob | 92 | 118 | 105 Craig | 127 | 101 | 96 Kim | 131 | 128 | 122 Nancy | 127 | 109 | 115 Phillip| 113 | 109 | 122 what is mean in math again?
33. math To MS.SUE

Ms sue i really want a hundred percent on one algebra test im in algebra and im so smart and good at math but the thing is in my class we tooken 4 tests and on all of then i only got one wrong whit the most minor common mistake i don't understand just one
34. Math

Explain a real-world problem that you used math to solve. What mathematical expressions did you use in your problem solving? Define your variables and explain your expression. My real-world situation would be making a cake and converting the cups into oz.
35. math

Julian spent 45 minutes doing his math homework. He spent 35 minutes doing his science homework. Afterward, he did his reading homework. He ended up studying for 2 hours and 15 minutes altogether. How long did it take him to do his reading homework?
36. Math

Ms. Pacheco, Mr. Edwards, and Mr. Richards are three math teachers at Turner Middle School. Ms. Pacheco is three years older than Mr. Richards. Mr. Edwards is twice as old as Mr. Richards. The sum of Mr. Richards’ age and Mr. Edwards’ age is 81. How
37. Math:Probability

The probability of having homework over the weekend in math is 0.9,history is 0.6, and Spanish is 0.75. 1. What is the probability of having exactly one class that gives homework? Is this a nCx problem? I got an illogical answer: 10.54=1054% THIS IS NOT
38. MATH

I have math questions I need to check my answers can you please help me 1. 4x4x4x4x4 as a power of 4 answer 4 to the fifth power 2.a bedroom is 10 ft by 11 ft what is the perimeter? answer 42 ft evaluate 72/8-9/3=6 3.Jamal is fencing a rectangular field
39. Axia Math 117

I am of need of HELP. I am working on the word problems for AXIA math 117 and I do not understand the first problem. I have listed the information below. I have tried many times and I have not figured this out. My assignment is due tomorrow and I am
40. math fair projects

what are some good math fair projects Here are some broad ideas, I don't know your grade level. Use the Google search engine to find out details. Golden Mean Fiboccani numbers Discovery of Calculus The history of PI Archimedes Square yeah those are pretty
41. fractions

my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you
42. Math

10. Nathan got a 30% discount when he bought a new shirt. Tyler purchased the same shirt but received a 70% discount. Which of the following is equivalent to the difference between their percents of discount? A. 2.50 B. .7 C. 2/5 D. 1/4 C 12. 3/8 of the
43. Math

I need help on this math problem. The width of a certain painting is 5cm less than twice the length. The length of the diagonal distance across the painting is 107cm. Find the length and width. Round your answer to 2 decimal places. Can you check is my
44. math

I asked sue a question yesterday and don't understand the answer can you explain? Here what it was I think this question has a typo because none of the multiple choice answers fit. The question is which of the following values is in the solution set of
45. @ Angie - math

Angie, I've reposted your question. You've posted this several times on other people's questions. That's called piggy-backing here and we delete posts that interfere with others' questions. Name: Angie Subject: math Message: Chad climbs a 57-foot tower to
46. Resources For Educating Young Children, Part 1

I have a few more questions to ask they are 1. Mike becomes angry when he can’t solve a mathematical problem, and slams his book down on the desk. Since his behaviour is disruptive to his classmates, you wish to devise a scale by which you can gauge the
47. Math

The current population of Summerfield is 16,359 people, which is 90% larger than when David moved there. What was the population of Summerfield back then? I need some help, there's this question on IXL (It's a website that has math problems for you to
48. mathamatics

can i have a list of times tables And your question is? 1> Googal stands for how many zeros after one? 2> Who invented logarithm for fast calculation? what is the product of 9 & 6? How could I work a problem that is: I have a bacteria that replicates
49. Math

16.Eliot spent 24 minutes solving 8 math problems.At that rate, how many math problems can he solve in 54 minutes? a.12 B.16 C.18 D.24 A? 17.Ronald got 92% of the problems correct on a test.Which number could also represent 92%? A.9.2 B.0.092 C.9/2 D.46/50
50. math,help

can someone help me with this i am lost now i've been doing math for the past 8 hrs. Problem # 1 solve: 4(x-10)-3x=x-40 Problem # 2 solve for t: a = p + prt Problem#3 translate to an algebraic equation 7 less than the quotient of a number and 3 is twice
51. statistics

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability
52. Math

Groups in math class have 4 green marbles, 6 yellow marbles, and 10 black marbles. Each group pulls out a marble, records it, and then replaces it 50 times. The class complies its data. how many times can you expect to pull out a green marble with 1000
53. Math

I am a four digit number, I am between 2,000 and 3,000 the digit in the ones place is four times as much as the digit in the thousands place. Only one of the digits are the same. The digit in the tens place is one more than the digit in the hundreds place.
54. Math

In aclass of 100 students the average mark in math paper is 60.the average mark for the top 30 students is 80.find the average mark for the remainning 70 students.
55. math

still can't solve .32x + .20y = 3.92 it's my last math question for the day!!!! What do you mean solve it? suppose you bought some 32 cents stamps and some 20 cents stamps. you spent \$3.92 for 16 stamps. how many of each stamp did you buy? i got the
56. MATH!!

~Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric fund the next three terms~ *Doing a math unit test and stuck on these five* 1.14,19,24,29.... 2.-2,8,-16,32... 3.81,27,9,3... 4.What are the first four terms of an arithmetric sequence if the
57. math, Jay

How do these fractions turn into the following fractions. 1/3=10/30 1/5=6/30 1/10=3/30 There is a fundamental fact of math that says if you multiply anything by one , nothing changes. but 1 = 3/3 = 10/10 etc. So if you have a fraction, and multiply it be
58. Math Essay

I have to write this paper over the history of math, can you please give me some other websites that I can use? So far I have one website from wikipedia. Also, can you please read my introduction? As of today, there are plenty of new developments in the
59. Math

I need an expiation on a math concept, because I know the right answer, I just don't know why it is The problem says to find the absolute maximum and minimum of the function f(x)=x^3-12x over the interval [-5, 2] I found the 1st der. 3x^2-12 and set equal
60. Math (Algebra)

I am having a bit of trouble with the question stated below. I am home-schooled and learning math on your own has proven to be quite the difficult task. If someone could please explain how to do this as thoroughly as possible, I would greatly appreciate
61. math

The Burbank Buy More store is going to make an order which will include at most 60 refrigerators. What is the maximum number of TVs which could also be delivered on the same 18-wheeler? Describe the restrictions this would add to the existing graph. The
62. Math

what is an example of a math expression? Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain. Can you solve for a variable in an equation?
63. English

1. I studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. 2. I have studied math for 10 years, but I'm still not good at it. ----------------- Which one is grammatical?
64. Electrolytic Cells

Hey...can u check my two answers for a and b and can u help on the rest? 8. An electrolytic cell consisting of an aqueous solution of NaCl is set up. Answer the following. a. What is the strongest oxidizing agent present? My answer: Na; sodium b. What is
65. math

find the percent increase in the population between 1950-2000. 965,000,000 in 1950 2251,000,000 in 2000 I tink it is 2251 / 965 = 2.33 = 233% Is ths right or did I do my math wrong
66. math

If 8 people went to a party and each person shook hands at least one time. how many total hand shakes would there be? Think about how many people the first person would shake hands with, how many people the second person would shake hands with, and so
67. math

Your math test has 38 questions and is worth 200. points. The test consist of multiple choice questions worth 4 points each and open ended questions worth 20 points each. How many of each type of question are there?
68. Math

There are 24 students in Mrs.Smith's 1st block class. 1/4 of the class passed the math test with an A. 12 students in the class passed the math test with a B. What percent of the students in the class passed the test? ****** This is how I slove the

please help!!! 19. Mr. Green teaches band, choir, and math. This year, he has 57 students that take at least one of his classes. He teaches band to 25 students. There are 48 students who take either band or choir or both. There are 9 students who take both
70. MATH

why is a bell the most obiedient thing in the world? why is a bell the most obiedient thing in the world? I doubt if that is true. Anyway, what does your question have to do with math?
71. math,economics,geography and life science

what courses can i apply for with the following subjects Math Geography Economics Life science
72. Math

I need help with this math problem... If joe eats 4/5 of a pizza and Hannah eats 1/3 of a pizza, how many times more did joe eat than Hannah?
73. Math

A glass is filled with water and the total weight is 220g. If the glass is halffilled with water, the total weight is 120g. What is the net weight of the glass? There may be a logic way of doing it but the following is the longer "math" way. G = weight of
74. math 116

Will someone please help me slove this problem. A family refers to a group of two or more people related by birth, marriage,or adoption who resides together. In 2,00in Country A, the average family net worth was \$460,000, and there were about 9.3 x 10 to
75. groupie

can someone help me with this:48x^2y + 20xz +12xy + 5z This subject is MATH, not 'groupie'!! HOW MANY SQUARE FEET IN AN HALF AN AKER Wendy: ACRE> http://www.onelook.com/?w=acre&ls=a and there are 9 square feed in a square yard. i am in 6 grade it is
76. impoving writting

Email.is quick, Texting is convenient. Facebook has photos, videos and games. But for all the fancy, multimedia modes of communication out there, nothing beats the thrill of opening the mailbox and finding a personnel letter, written and addressed to you.
77. math

I have a question in my math class in college. Here is the question, but I just need help on HOW to answer it. My text isn't clear at all. A box contains 2 black balls and 3 gold balls. 2 balls are randomly drawn in succession. a.if there is no
78. Math

Please help with this math word problem: Jamal has a 5X7 picture that he took on his summer vaction and he wants to use a photo copier to enlarge it to an 8X10 picture. To enlarge Jamal has to specify a percent between 50% and 200% on the copier. Explain 2
79. MATH - circles, circles, circles

Happy Friday Math Gang; I can't seem to wrap my head around this one... If two circles have at most 2 places of intersections, 3 circles have at most 6 places of intersection, and so on... How many places of intersection do 100 circles have? Well... I
80. Math

In a golf math Jesse scored 5 over par Neil scored 3 under par, Felipo scored 2 over par and Dawson scored an even par. Order the players from least to greatest score I don't know how to answer this one because I don't know what par is in golf? Is it a
81. Math

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

What is the mode of the scores for Game 3? _____ Team | Bowling Scores Member | Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3 Bob | 92 | 118 | 105 Craig | 127 | 101 | 96 Kim | 131 | 128 | 122 Nancy | 127 | 109 | 115 Phillip| 113 | 109 | 122 what is the mode in math again? and
83. math

I asked this question but no one answered it. Can someone please help explain this before I have my math test today. THANKS. A carpenter has several boards of equal length. He cuts 3/5 of each board. After cutting the boards the carpenter noticies he has
84. geometery

4. Quadrilateral MATH has been dissected into squares. The area of the red square is 64 square units and the area of the blue square is 81 square units. Determine the dimensions and the area of quadrilateral MATH.
85. geometry

Quadrilateral Math has been dissected into squares. The area of the red square is 64 square units and the area of the blue square is 81 square units. Determine the dimensions and the area of Quadrilateral Math?
86. math

How many ways can you get a bunch of 3 history books and 7 novels from 30 books (15 novels, 10 history book and 5 math books)?
87. math

Can someone please help me with this math problem. My teacher is looking for me to show my work, but I don't how to solve the problem to show my work. Please help!!! The problem is 2 1/2 + 3 1/4 + 3 5/8. Thank you for your help.
88. math 118

On a math test a student where the mean is 50 and the standard deviation is 12, a student has a z-score of 0.83. What did the student score on the test?
89. Math

I question that 1+1=2. Prove to me that it does. For example I have one car and then buy another car. How many cars do I know have? For English 1+1 does equall two but in math it doesen't. My proof is as follows. I have one sheet of paper. I put another
90. Chem

Solution rate inquiry lab: For class, we have to design our own lab given the info from class. My question is: Does the INTRO, HYPOTHESIS, PROCEDURE, & DATA CHART all make sense? I feel like I'm missing something or the hypothesis could be fixed or all the
91. math, inequalties

IT WILL TAKE AT LEST 360 POINTS FOR KIKO'S TEAM TO WIN THE MATH CONTEST. THE SCORES FOR KIKO'S TEAMMATES WERE94, 82, AND 87, BUT ONE OF KIKO'S TEAMATES LOST 2 OF THOSE POINTS FOR AN INCOMPLETE ANSWER. HOW MANY POINTS MUST KIKO EARN FOR HER TEAM TO WIN THE

On a math quiz, Mary scored 3 points for each of the 12 multiple choice questions she answered correctly, and 5 points for each of the 8 free response questions she answered correctly. What was the total number of points Mary scored?
93. math

I'm having problem understanding this answer. Product A is a 12-ounce bottle of generic popcorn oil that sells for \$1.39, Product B is a 24-ounce popcorn oil bottle that costs \$2.79, which is the better buy? Is this math problem right or no, 12/1.39=8.633
94. MATH

1 My Math problem Intergers 2-(-2) = -4 iS -4 CORRECT 2.Between noon and 3pm, temp dropped 9 degrees (f). It increased 4 degrees (f) between 39m & 5pm and dropped 15 degrees(F) between 5om and midnight.If the temperature was -2 degrees (f) at midnight,
95. Fourth grade math - math book PearsonRealize

Homework 6-3 (1) Kareem has 216 role-playing game cards. His goal is to collect all 15 sets of cards. There are 72 cards in a set. How many more cards dose Kareem need to reach his goal? (2) Nichole has \$9 to spend on cards. She finds friends with the same
96. HELP ME ON MATH

1. The letters for the word MATH are placed in a bag. Two letters are selected with replacement. Which statements are true about the tree diagram that could represent the possible outcomes? Select TWO that apply. a. There would be 4 tree bases. b. Each
97. Math

Please help me with this math problem. A woman is given a loan of \$20,000. for 1 year. If the instrest charged is \$800, the was was the intrest rate on the loan? To get the answer I set the problem up like this: R= 800/20,000= 25(1/100)= 25/100= 25% but I
98. Math

For the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? The formula is y = mx + B. I know that m = the slope and B = the y intercept. So in the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? Is -6 the y intercept or the slope? Because if it's
99. Math

For the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? The formula is y = mx + B. I know that m = the slope and B = the y intercept. So in the equation y = -6x, what is the slope and y intercept? Is -6 the y intercept or the slope? Because if it's
100. Stats

Instructions for Data Sets: In each data set, the dependent variable (response) is the first variable. Choose the independent variables (predictors) as you judge appropriate. Use a spreadsheet or a statistical package (e.g., MegaStat or MINITAB) to perform