Critical Thinking/Math

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  1. Math (Transition)

    I need some help in math here is the problem if anyone can help me please reply When the fuel tanks of an airline are 3/8 full, they contain at least 6300 gallons. How much fuel can the airliner hold when the tanks are full? Since 3/8 equals 6300, you need
  2. math

    I am so bad at word problems! Help me find out how to figure this one out. 1/5 of the boys are absent and 2/5 of the girls are absent in Drew’s class. Bert thinks that you multiply, so his answer is 2/5 of the class are out. Elmo thinks that means 3/5 of
  3. Math

    Using mental math, what is 180,00 divided 60,000 ? I can do this mentally. You need to try; otherwise, it doesn't mean anything to you for me to do it. Did you intend to write 180,000? Did you intend to write 180,000?
  4. Business Communications

    The interviewer wants to know why you got a "D" in all your English classes until this year, when you got a "B." Your best response is: (Points: 5) “I had problems writing and never thought it was important. Then, I realized that it is important, so I
  5. math ,correction

    Problem#1 Directions: Find the distance between each pair of points. (-3,0) and (4,0) My answer: d = 7 Problem #2 Directions:Use the Pythagorean theorem to determine the length of each line segment. Where appropriate, round to the nearest hundredth. Points
  6. SCIENCE PROJECT

    I am interested in doing a science project on the math and science of different snowboarding tricks and techniques. Does anyone have advice and suggestions about how to do a project like this?? Please help! Very Urgent! Well you could do a nu,ber of
  7. Math Help

    I have to do this question in several ways like any possible way to do it so I've found one mathematical way, I can't do it like a physics question cause it's math. a bike travels at a constant speed of 10km/h. a bus starts 175 km behind the bike and
  8. math

    The boy decided to ride the terror tower. at its maximum height, the ride reaches 65m above ground. When the boy reaches the top of the tower, his gum falls out of his mouth. the height of the gum can be given by the model: h=65-4.9t^2 where t is in
  9. Math

    My neighbor hired me to plant 10 trees. However, he wants 5 rows of 4. How am I going to do this just using 10 trees? you cant you need 20 trees or just do 2 rows of 5 is this is an actual math question and not a real life question then the answer is
  10. Math 11

    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. Substitute: diagonal
  11. 12th grade math

    Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set.
  12. 11th grade math

    Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set.
  13. math,correction

    Can someone help me with these...plz Simplify 2radical (12) + 4 radical (27) if i simplify radical (12) i get 2radical (3) then if i simplify radical (27) i get 3radical (3). so now i don't know if i'm doing this correctly or how to set it up... 2 sqrt 12
  14. Math

    105 91 82 59 97 72 72 88 81 What is the mode of these scores? A.46 B.72 C.82 D.83 B? 2.The test scores of 1 students are shown below 95 63 78 86 84 86 91 95 72 93 87 74 What is the median score of the 6 highest grades? A.86 B.91 C.92 D.93 C? 3.The test
  15. Math Fractions

    Posted by Mary Mac on Friday, May 9, 2008 at 10:01am. I have this fraction: 6 2/9 + 1 3/4 - 3 5/6= Okay First I changed the mixed numbers into improper fractions. I got this: 56/9 + 7/4 + 23/6 Then I thought you have to find the least common denominator,
  16. Math lovely Math

    A boy had a box of animal crackers. He counted them out and found 20 cookies. 7 elephant cookies 6 tiger cookies 5 monkey cookies 2 zebra cookies Suppose the boy put all the cookies back into the box and took 1 out without looking. What is the probability
  17. math

    Hello! I am confused on how to do this math problem. Can you please help me or explain how you get this answer please? Miriam orders a shipment of 1, 500 pounds of ice for her supermarket. The ice comes in individual 5-pound bags that cost Miriam
  18. 5th grade - MATH

    Can someone help me figure out the way to solve this math word problem? Gerri bought a small bag of peanuts and ate 1/2 of the peanuts on Monday. On Tuesday, she ate 1/2 of the peanuts that were left. On Wednesday, she ate 1/2 of the peanuts that were left
  19. math

    how do you find the interval Interval between what and what? Since I am not sure what you are asking, I searched Google under the key words "find interval" and "find interval math" to get these possible sources:
  20. math

    A golf ball is to be hit 300 yards straight to make a hole in one. Having only played miniature golf, your first swing makes the ball skew 50 yards N 30 W. Trying to get back on track, the second shot goes 80 yards N 35 E. Now you are very upset with this
  21. lattice math

    Why should we estimate before solving a problem? We should estimate before solving a problem to make sure our answer is close to the real answer. Here's a simple problem. Suppose we want to find wnat a 6% tax on a $10 purchase would be. When you do the
  22. math

    Two teams, the Exponents and the Radicals, square off in a best of 5 math hockey tournament. Once a team wins 3 games, the tournament is over. The schedule of the tournament (for home games) goes: E-R-E-R-E If the Exponents are playing at home, there is a
  23. math

    Two teams, the Exponents and the Radicals, square off in a best of 5 math hockey tournament. Once a team wins 3 games, the tournament is over. The schedule of the tournament (for home games) goes: E-R-E-R-E If the Exponents are playing at home, there is a
  24. math

    please check and see if my answers are correct if not let me know so i can redo these and find where i messed up 1. divid by moving the decimal point 27.3 dived 10^5 my answer .000273 2.Jon spent 1/3 of his study time doing math homework and 2/7 preparing
  25. Reading

    1.My big adventure with our town's volunteer fire department started on the first say of summer vacation.The weather during the spring season had been unusually dry.It was Saturday and another hot,arid morning.It was as dry as a bone outdoors.A wildfire
  26. COOP Exam?? (practice)

    Is there any online COOP exam I can practice to pass that COOP exam I'm taking (I'm applying to catholic high school. It's a private school). This what it will be on the exam: Test 1 Sequences This test measures the student’s ability to comprehend a rule
  27. PLEASE HELP ASAP!!!MATH

    Here was my question The mean height of 5 students is 59.4. If one of the students leaves, the mean height becomes 61. What is the height of the absent student? Heres Bob's answer but what does set them equal mean?? SOMEONE HELP! math - bobpursley,
  28. math

    Below is a set of at least two related math/science "words" with their letters combined and arranged in alphabetical order. When you successfully unscramble the letters into the component words, there will be can additional word that should be in the set.
  29. math

    To find the area, but the easiest approach is using Brahmagupta’ s formula1: If a quadrilateral of side lengths a, b, c, d can be inscribed in a circle, then its area is given by A = sqrt<(s − a)(s − b)(s − c)(s − d)>, where
  30. statistics

    Calculate the z-score for each set of data. Determine who did better on her respective test, Tonya or Lisa. Student English Test Grade z-Score Student Math Test Grade z-Score John 82 Jim 81 Julie 88 Jordan 85 Samuel 90 Saye 79 Tonya 86 Lisa 82 Mean 86.50
  31. math

    As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I know 1.07 is a
  32. Math--Fast Pleasee!

    Find the coordinate of the image of the point (3,6) rotated with respect to the x-axis and the y-axis. I plotted the points and came up with (3,-6) and (-3,6) The choices for the answer is a)(6,-3) b) (-6,3) c) (-3,-6) d) (0,-6) Was I wrong or what did i
  33. math check

    Posted by Nora 56 on Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 7:32pm. Sorry to repost but no one answered after I posted on the 2nd,please help, Suppose that you are in a class of 31 students and it is assumed that approximately 13% of the population is left-handed. (Give
  34. English 7 HW Assignment (PLZ read!)

    English HW: List the title of one song that includes on example of determination. Include the artists name, and write down the section of lyrics that provide an example of determination. My English teacher said that it could be a love song or a i don't
  35. math

    The probability that Mary will do her math homework is 0.6, that she will go to a movie 0.7 and that she will do neither is .2. What is the probability that she will go to a movie and do her homework?
  36. math

    in math class ,the ratio of boys to girls are 4:8 ,if they are 24 girls in the class,how many boys are there
  37. math

    there are 80 students in math club. For every 5 girls, there are 3 boys. How many girls & boys in club.
  38. math

    There are 25 students in math class. 15 students are female. What percent of the class is female
  39. Management

    1. The chance that a society can actually achieve full employment is ________ percent. Select one: A. 1 B. 75 C. 10 D. 0 E. 45 2. Viral marketing can result in ________ when compared to traditional marketing. Select one: A. quicker consumer awareness and
  40. business math

    Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs $10,000 and will be salvaged for $2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The
  41. Business Math

    Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs $10,000 and will be salvaged for $2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The
  42. Math

    Consider a system of notebook computers for a college math laboratory. The set of computers costs $10,000 and will be salvaged for $2,000 at the end of a 3-year period. Prepare a depreciation schedule using a 150%-declining balance rate for the system. The
  43. Math

    A math class has girls and boys in the seventh grade and girls and boys in the eighth grade. The teacher randomly selects a seventh grader and an eighth grader from the class for a competition. What is the probability that the students she selects are both
  44. Algebra

    1. you and a friend balls for like a salad and a small drink. between the two of you, you have $8.00. A salad costs $2.49 and a small drink is $0.99. Can either of you have a second salad or a drink? assume there is no sales tax. A.yes,one Salad B.yes,one
  45. math

    Hi, I have a math problem that I can't understand how to write the equation for. The question says: a ball is thrown upwards from an initial height of 20 meters at an initial velocity of 10 meters per second. Write an equation for the height (h) of the
  46. Algebra II

    Hello. I'm in Algebra II and I'm having trouble with this "math project." The idea was to make a piece of "art" and you have to write the equation for each line. I made a rocket because it looked like something and has all the functions we had to use. The
  47. English

    I've begun writing a short story for English and I was wondering if someone could check through it and maybe give me a few tips on the storyline, improvements, ect... Here it is: Chapter One It all started the day Jules McGregor moved to our school. I
  48. critical thinking test AU

    1. Question : The average height of members of the high school basketball team is six feet, three inches. Jerry is on the high school basketball team, so Jerry must be taller than six feet. The argument above is flawed because it confuses: Student Answer:
  49. math,help

    this is what i have left but i don't know how to finish it. THe length of a rectangle is 1cm more than 4 times its width. if the area of the rectangle is 74cm^2, find the dimensions of the rectangle to the nearest thousandsth. so then: a =Lw A = 74 W= W
  50. behavior health

    According to classical test theory, if the observed variance of a test is 50 and the true variance is 40, what is the estimated reliability of the test? a. 0.40 b. 0.50 c. 0.80 d. 0.90 I selected C for my answer 40/50 is the .80 If the correlation between
  51. 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?
  52. STATISTICS HELP PLEASE

    Gender Math M 690 M 550 F 800 F 610 M 540 F 660 M 700 M 560 F 560 M 390 F 530 M 560 F 590 F 520 M 740 F 560 M 620 M 700 M 620 F 500 M 760 F 710 M 590 M 670 M 670 a. Determine whether the sample provides statistical evidence that males have higher Math
  53. Math

    I can't figure out this question in my math book. What would be a reasonable answer???: Why is it important to measure variability in a data set? I don't understand my homework,is about round numbers,prime factorizations,and large problems and is to harder
  54. Management /economics

    I really don't understand some of the questions but i tried my best so my answers are : 1. A 2. E 3. A 4. B 5. E please check and help :) 1. The chance that a society can actually achieve full employment is ________ percent. Select one: A. 1 B. 75 C. 10 D.
  55. social science

    Please could you help me with understanding how the boundaries and links between states of past culture have changed. Thanks This is a very broad question. First, you must define what you mean about the word "past".Does the thinking behind this question
  56. math

    My Math Problem When wrapping a birthday gift for his mother, Kenji adds an additional 2.5 square feet of gift wrap to allow for overlap. How many square feet of gift wrap will Kenji use to wrap a gift 3.5 feet long, 18 inches wide, and 2 feet high? My
  57. Math/history

    I have to do a project and need info. about mean, median, mode, range, freqency tables line plots, and stem and leaf plots. I would like historical facts like how, who, where and why these methods came to be. I want to get a good grade so I am willing to
  58. math

    Eddie buys 100 sheets of heavyweight paper to make a notebook. He places 1/4 of the sheets in a section for English and 1/3 of the reamining sheets in a section for math. Which section is thicker if the 100 sheets of heavyweight paper is 2/5 in per 100
  59. Math -algebra (check plz)

    ok say i was trying to find y in this equation 2x + 3y + 6z =4392. I was given x=3789-1.5y , and z = -531. so i did the working and ended up with 7578-3y+3y=7578 . If i do the math correctly ill end up with 0y = 7578 :S im pretty confused, can someone
  60. Math

    You start a search for a buried object by marking the center of the field as (0,0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive, and the coordinates to the south or west are negative. You find nothing at
  61. math

    Posted by Ted on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 5:05pm. susan has $450. she uses 30% of her money to but a dress and 20% of the remainder to buy a pair of shoes. how much money does she have left? i got $225.00 left. am i right math - Ms. Sue, Wednesday,
  62. Mathematics

    Raymond took a survey of classmates to determine the favorite subject of the students in his middle school the results of his survey are shown in the table english=9 math=17 science 13 social studies=11 There are 300 students in Raymond's middle school
  63. Science-math

    The equation for the decomposition of silver oxide is 2(Ag2)o yields 4Ag +o2. Set up ratio to calculate the number of oxygen molecules released when 1 gram of silver oxide is broken down. There are 2.6 x 10 to 21 power molecules in 1 gram of silver oxide.
  64. Math

    I have 3 questions: 1) If ABC and DEF are three- digit numbers, which of the following could be the number of digits in the product of ABC and DEF? i. 4 ii. 5 iii. 6 I don't have the vaguest idea on how to do this and what type of math it is part of... My
  65. math

    I am taking a job related test consisting of several math sections. I have been out of school for quite some time and am looking to find the easiest place to get tips and tutorials to solve these questions. The topics are as follows: multiplication and
  66. 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,
  67. Math/College Algebra

    A water trough with triangular ends is 9ft long, 4ft wide, and 2ft deep. Initially the trough is full of water, but due to evaporation, the volumn of the water decreases at a rate proportional to the square root of the volume. Using advanced concepts from
  68. math ms sue please help

    Last summer, 150 students attended the Apollo Math Camp, of whom 96 were girls and 54 were boys. Also, 68 were 7th graders and 82 were 8th graders. How many 8th-grade boys attended the camp if 40 of the girls were 7th graders?
  69. Consumer Math

    The math lesson I am currently working on is "Income Tax Return 1040EZ" I need a certain table to figure out the problems, that table is not given. In the lesson it says to "Use the current Tax Table supplied by your local IRS to find the tax liability". I
  70. 3rd grade

    Good evening ~ I have 2 questions. Kelsey was assigned math homework. He was given 8 word problems to solve. He estimated that it would take him 5 mins. to solve each problem (THAT WOULD TAKE 40 MINS. FOR KELSEY TO COMPLETE HIS MATH HOMEWORK) ? HOW TO
  71. Englis

    Please give feedback on the following essay which is supposed to say if I agree or disagree that the pure in heart need no lawyers... Brandi Lubrano Torti English Period 2 2 November 2010 The Pure in Heart In Act III of the Crucible, Danforth states,
  72. Math

    1. There are 18 boys and 12 girls in a math class.what is the ratio of girls to total students? A.18:30 B.(12:30) C.30:12 D.30:18 2.which of the following ratios are equivalent to 6:9? Choose all that apply. A.3:2 B.18/27 C.(30:45) D.(24/32) 3.what is the
  73. AED / ASAP PLEASE

    help with this please: Write a 200- to 300-word response addressing the following: How can the state standards affect your planning and instruction for this subject? Provide an example of how you can implement one or two of these standards in your
  74. Math: Reiny

    I already posted this question, and Reiny had a question about the question. How many square units are in the region satisfying the inequalities y>=(x) and y<=-(x)+3? Express your answer as a decimal. * the () are absolute value signs. •Math -
  75. Math

    What do we call the numbers that cannot be arranged into 2-row arrays? The question begs for amplification. An array usually contains a set of some sort. There is not a hint in your question of what the set is. My math homework question asks - exactly as
  76. Please proofread essay

    Could you please proofread my agumentive essay and make sure that my pronouns agree with each other. Thanxs! Who Is An American? What makes a person an American? The debate is still standing on what actually makes a person an American. Each person has a
  77. math fraction

    10 out of 36 students love math, 13 love science and the rest love english. write down the fraction of students who love science.
  78. 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.
  79. social studies

    What's the second most populous continent? Please check this site. Asia is the most populous. Which is the second most populous -- with 885 million people? http://www.nationsonline.org/oneworld/world_population.htm customs passed from parent to child is ?
  80. Math Word Problem

    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
  81. math

    The Zalinsky family can drive the 220 miles to their cabin in 4 hours at 55 miles per hour. Son Jeff claims that they could save half an hour if they drove 65 miles per hour, the speed limit. How long will it take the family if they drive 65 miles per
  82. math

    The number of boxes on a truck varies directly with the time since the workday began. At 3 hours after the workday began, there are 207 boxes on the truck. How many boxes should we expect there to be on the truck hours after the workday began? Show the
  83. math(check answers)

    please check my math!! THANKS SO MUCH 1. Identify the decimal And simplified fractional form of 80%. A. 0.8 and 3/5 B. 0.8 and 4/5(I PICK THIS) C. 0.08 and 3/5 D. 0.08 and 4/5 2.A baseball team wins 45% of its games. What fraction of games does it win? A.
  84. Math

    In a little town in West Michigan lives a math professor, who hears one day that the barber has three children. So, on the next visit to the barber, the professor casually inquires, "I have heard you have three children, is that right?" "Yes!" says the
  85. math

    I am having a difficult time calculating rates and unit prices. Can someone describe a simple process for using rates and unit prices that will help me understand these concepts? I searched Google under the key words "rates 'unit prices'" to get these
  86. math

    My son is doing this in 6th grade math class. Mr. Weiss started painting the kitchen at 8:45 am and finished painting at 12:00 pm. About how many hours elapsed between the time he started painting and the time he finished painting the kitchen? Answers are
  87. Math

    Hello i am doing assignment in my math 20-2 class. The question is: data collected of cars passing on the road revealed that the average speed was 90 km/h with a standard deviation of 5 km/h and the data which is normally distributed a policeman is
  88. Math

    Diane took a math test. The ratio of the number of problems Diane got incorrect to the number of problems she got correct was 2:7. If the test had 36 questions on it, how many problems did she get correct?
  89. Math

    The ratio of boys to girls in a math class is 5 to 3. When 3 girls and 1 boy join the class, the ratio becomes 4:3. What is the least possible number of students in the class after the new students join?
  90. science

    I HAVE WRITTEN A MITIGATION PLAN AND WANTED TO KNOW IF SOMEONE WOULD READ IT A GIVE ME FEED BACK AS TO WHAT I CAN CHANGE Energy Conservation Mitigation Plan Humans are not making energy conservation a priority. Spending a day without energy will be a hard
  91. math word problem

    Here's the latest from the UMW math department: Andy drove from Richmond to Boston at an average speed of 50 miles per hour. If it took 5 hours to drive from Richmond to Philadelphia at an average speed of 70 miles per hour and if the whole trip took 13
  92. Intermediate Algebra (Math)

    Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for $6.50 per pound and almonds for $8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50-lb mixture that sells for $7.40 per pound? So far I have, this: 6.50x + 8 (50 - x) = 7.40 (50) 6.50x + 400 -
  93. Math

    1. There are 20 guests at a party. The host has 8 gallons of punch. He estimates that each will drink 2 cups of punch. If this estimate is correct, how much punch will be left over at the end of the party? 2. A typical lap around a track in the United
  94. Math

    I am still confused! Equation: C1V1=C2V2 Given: C1= 15 mM V1=? C2= 0.25 mM V2= 1mL (Do I just plug 1mL into the equation or do I have to convert to liter? Does mM mean mmol/1L?) I got ~17 microliter. Note: I must convert my answer to microliter. Math -
  95. Math

    For a math homework assignment, Karla found the area and perimeter of a room of her house. She reported that the area of her rectangular living room is 180 square feet and that the perimeter is 54 feet. When drawing a sketch of her living room the next
  96. Intermediate Algebra(Math)

    Mixed nuts. Oh Nuts! sells pistachio kernels for $6.50 per pound and almonds for $8.00 per pound. How much of each type should be used to make a 50-lb mixture that sells for $7.40 per pound? So far I have, this: 6.50x + 8 (50 - x) = 7.50 (50) 6.50x + 400 -
  97. Math

    math test help!!! 1. There are 3 red paper clips, 5 yellow paper clips, and 6 silver paper clips in a jar. What is the ratio of the total number of paper clips to the number of red paper clips? I think 14:3 2. which of the ratios is equivalent to 12/20? I
  98. math

    Hello, and thank you in advance for your help! I'm writing on behalf of my daughter in 6th grade, who was crying last night about a project that's due tomorrow (Wednesday). For Math, she's supposed to choose her favorite number (16) and create a "project"
  99. resources for education young children part 3

    I have three questions hope you can help 2. Which one of the following statements regarding the use of software in class is true? a) the emphasis of the program should be solely on repletion b) it should allow children to make their own decisions rather
  100. Math algebra

    I'm reposting this, because Mathmate's answer hasn't directed me to the WHY? part of the question. Any prompts appreciated. The product of any two (whole) numbers each of which leave a remainder of 1 on dividing by 7, also leaves a remainder of 1 on