# Math

4,616 results-
## Self-Taught Mathematicians

Those of us who love math certainly know two basic facts about Mr. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz: (1) He and Newton (our calculus guy) did not get along AND (2) Mr. Leibniz was a self-taught mathematician My question is for all tutors here who love math. What

*asked by Guido on February 22, 2008* -
## Math...For All Math Tutors

I would like to know how many of the people answering math questions here are current math teachers, were math teachers at one time, are current tutors working for a tutoring company or simply love math. What's your story? I would love to hear from all

*asked by Guido on February 15, 2008* -
## What Makes A Good Math Teacher?

I think a good math teacher is someone who can explain math topics at the level of students. A good math teacher is someone who does not try to impress students with his or her math skills (college math professors are famous for boasting). In your opinion,

*asked by Guido on February 22, 2008* -
## English

Revise the following sentences to create parallel constructions. (Question) Some students hate math; some students dislike math, and math is liked by other students. (my answer) Some students hate math, some dislike math, and some like math. every way I

*asked by Rita on June 30, 2010* -
## English

I'm worried about my math. 1. Why don't you buy a math self- teaching book and solve math problems a lot. 2. Why don't you buy a math self-study book and solve math problems a lot. 3. Why don't you go to a math academy and study math more? 4. Why don't ask

*asked by rfvv on March 5, 2016* -
## LNU math

math In a class of 50 students it was found 21 are taking English 14 are taking Math 28 are taking History 7 are taking Math and English 10 are taking Math and History 11 are taking History and English 3 are taking all three courses 1.)Make a Venn Diagram

*asked by generose on July 13, 2015* -
## To Michael

Here's the question you posted in response to another student. "Ms.Sue do you mind if i ask were you a math teacher or are you just a genius at math and why do you do this help online do you get any benefit for doing this?" I taught a couple of sections of

*asked by Ms. Sue on November 5, 2011* -
## poetry

I need to recite this poem in front of the class and i have to add at least three more lines to it. does anyone have any suggestions? Math is the thick red book, Sitting there, waiting for you to open it, Just waiting for your sigh. Math is working two

*asked by Anonymous on April 24, 2008* -
## English Grammar

A: What time is your math/Math class? B: At eleven forty-five. Do we have to use 'math' or 'Math'? And is it a common noun or a proper noun?

*asked by John on April 18, 2008* -
## math 098

I made 3 f's on my tests in math 098, do you think i need to withdraw and take math 090 instead. this is my first semester and i really want to do my best please help. math 098 is algebra math 090 is basic for college. the score were equations--52,distance

*asked by %%%Rena%%% on July 6, 2012* -
## Tips Plz

Can you plz tell me some studying tips for math. How can i study math? is not like the other subject that i can just read through and memorize it. Math is hard to study because i know know how to study math when i have a upcoming test. Plz give me tips on

*asked by Laura ♥ on December 16, 2014* -
## Math

All of my life I have gotten a C average in math. I have been trying to set a goal to make above a C in math. I don't know why I have trouble with math. Can someone help me?

*asked by Aquion on August 18, 2011* -
## math

all i can say is math stinx dont mess with math. without math, a lot of things wouldn't exist right now...

*asked by Anonymous on October 10, 2006* -
## How to get quick responses to your math questions

Math is a wide subject, ranging from K to 11, college and university. Then there is algebra, trigonometry, geometry, arithmetic, calculus, number theory, ... etc. Not all teachers answer all math questions (many do). If you would give a little more detail

*asked by MathMate on May 25, 2013* -
## English

Thank you for yoiur help. 1. Emily in in math class. 2. Emily is in a math class. 3. Emily is in a math classroom. ================ #1 mean that Emily is learning math from a math teacher. Am I right? #2 and #3 are the same, aren't they? #1 and #2 are not

*asked by rfvv on March 23, 2016* -
## statistics

At a certain college, 15% of the students receieved an A in their required math cousre, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% receieved an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A

*asked by Sharon on October 4, 2009* -
## Probability

At a certain university, 30% of the students major in math. Of the students majoring in math, 60% are males. Of all the students at the university, 70% are males. a) What is the probability that a student selected at random in the university is male and

*asked by Cari on October 28, 2006* -
## English

Choose the sentence that is written in active voice. A. The math problems were given to the students. B. The students were taking a math test. C. The math test was given by the instructor. D. The math test grades were given to the students. B

*asked by Angela on June 24, 2014* -
## statistics

a math class has 50 students , of these 22 students are math majors and 18 students are male. Of the math majors 16 are female. Find the probability that a randomly selected student is male or a math major . my answer 22/50 and 18/50 = 396/50= 7.29

*asked by brittaney on March 4, 2016* -
## math

What is temperature when you do math. In seventh grade math is hard and I don't understand what my teachers tell me they say that it is easy but i don't think it is i need a lot of help during math it used to be my favorite subject but now its not

*asked by Maria on November 30, 2015* -
## College

What happens if I don’t do well on the accuplacer test? I suck at math. If I score low on math will they give me a remedial/low level math course?

*asked by CommunityCollegeGirl on May 29, 2018* -
## 3rd grade Math

Actual question on homework."EXPLAIN HOW YOU CAN BREAK APART ARRAYS WHEN YOU MULTIPLY BY 3." (there is no array on the paper to use) I don't like this new math, what was wrong with the old math I learned, I am Accounting /Finance supervisor, but don't

*asked by Jennfer on January 22, 2010* -
## math

Resource allocation podunk institute of technology’s math deaprtment offers two cources: finite math and applied calculus.each section of finite math has 60 studnets, and each section of applied calculus has 50. The department is allowed to offer a total

*asked by Swayne on November 29, 2013* -
## math

I just do not understand how to figure this out. Find the number of subsets of the given set. {math, English, history, science, art} Would I do something like this: 1. {} 2. Math 3. English 4. history 5. science 6. art 7. Math and English 8. math and

*asked by Bart on April 15, 2010* -
## Micro- Econ

You have an hour between your economics and math classes. What is the opportunity cost of that time if you use it to complete your math homework instead of your economics homework? the economics homework you could have completed the math homework you chose

*asked by Angela on June 11, 2018* -
## MATH

In a fraternity with 38 members , 18 take math, 5 take both math and literature and 8 take neither math or literature. how many take literature but not math? I came up with 16 is that correct or am i lost ?

*asked by WINSTON on November 24, 2014* -
## Math & English

When do we use a capital for the word math? When do we use Math vs math? Example: Own works well in math class or Own works well in Math class? Owen contributes positively in Math through regular participation? VS. Owen contributes positively in math

*asked by Jayson on April 17, 2018* -
## Math

Is IB Math Studies the same as Pre-Calculus? I heard that IB Math Studies is for students who have a low background in math. Is that right?

*asked by Anonymous on August 20, 2013* -
## Comm/215

Q: Some students hate math, some students dislike math, and math is liked by other students. Parallel Construction A: Some students hate math, some dislike math, and some like math. Is this correct?

*asked by David on June 17, 2010* -
## Math

here is the question: Freida must take a 4-hour exam containing 200 questions, 50 of which are math. Twice as much time should be allowed for each math ques as for each other type of question. What is the total # of minutes she should allow for the math

*asked by Sophia on November 12, 2009* -
## statistics

Research reports a correlation of +0.8 between math achievement and math aptitude it also reports a correlation of -0.8 between math achievement and a math anxiety. Which interpretations is most c?orrect

*asked by Gee on September 5, 2012* -
## English

Which class are you in? 1. I'm in class 1-2. (I am a member of Calss 1-2. In the classroom, there are 30 students.) 2. I'm in math class. (I'm listening to the math teacher. It's time for studying math.) ==================== What is the answer to the

*asked by rfvv on March 23, 2016* -
## COMM/215

I would like to know if i have used properly structured sentences for the following: 49. To succeed in the new economy, workers will have to learn throughout their careers adapt to changing circumstances, and self-motivate when needed. 50. Some students

*asked by Frank on January 31, 2015* -
## Probability

4.3. In a certain college town, 27.5 percent of the students failed Mathematics (Math), 19.8 percent failed Biology (Bio), and 11 percent failed both Math and Bio. A student is selected at random. Let A represent the event of failing Math, so that A' is

*asked by Carla Lopez on September 3, 2012* -
## English

Posted by rfvv on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at 11:55pm. Which class are you in? 1. I'm in class 1-2. (I am a member of Calss 1-2. In the classroom, there are 30 students.) 2. I'm in math class. (I'm listening to the math teacher. It's time for studying

*asked by rfvv on March 23, 2016* -
## Math

A fertilizer covers 5/8 square foot in 1/4 hour. i don't understand how to work out this math problem. By the way i'm in 6th grade but technically doing advanced math so i'm doing 7th grade math. I don't know how to do this

*asked by niki on September 22, 2016* -
## English

1. He can not solve the math problem. 2. He cannot solve the math problem. 3. He can't solve the math problem. 4. He could not solve the math problem. 5. He couldnot solve the math problem. 6. He couldn't solve the math problem. (Are they all grammatical?

*asked by rfvv on July 16, 2013* -
## math

This table shows the numbers of students in different classes that are in the math club. Students in math club Boys / Girls Mrs.Smith 3 / 4 Ms.Jones 4 / 6 Mr.Brown 3 / 4 a. What fraction of the students in the math club are boys from Mrs. Smith’s class?

*asked by Anonymous on January 6, 2015* -
## statistics

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% received an A in their required Chemistry course, 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability tha he receieved an A in

*asked by Sharon on October 2, 2009* -
## Research and Statistics

I want to ensure I've done this problem correctly. Thanks! 3. In one elementary school, 200 students are tested on the subject of Math and English. The table below shows the mean and standard deviation for each subject. Mean SD Math 67 9.58 English 78

*asked by Lauren on January 31, 2011* -
## statistics

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A

*asked by Sharon on October 3, 2009* -
## English

At school, he learns 10 subjects such as math, science, social studies, computers, ethics, etc. He is in math class now. He has a cell phone. He is sitting at the back. One of his friends calls him and asked "Which class are you in?" What is the answer to

*asked by rfvv on March 23, 2016* -
## English

1. the math and arts which we make with discussion club 2. the math and arts which we make by discussion club 3. the math and arts with discussion club 4. the math and arts discussion club [Which names are suitable (and grammatical) for a club name? In

*asked by rfvv on May 31, 2018* -
## statistics

The box plot below summarize the distributions of SAT verbal and math scores among students at an upstate New York high school. 300 400 500 600 700 800 data Whic of the following statements is false? 1. The range of the math scores equals the range of the

*asked by Gee on September 18, 2012* -
## math

for every 20 math books a school buys, they they get 7 aditional books for free. The school needs 297 math books. What is the total number of math books the school must buy in order to receive 297 math books in all?

*asked by ali on February 8, 2012* -
## University studies

According to the Center for Mathematics Excellence, which of the following is a math myth? A. Knowing the rules and how to use them is the most important part of math. B. Even people who are highly skilled in mathematics and science find these subjects to

*asked by lil Bee on November 3, 2011* -
## Stats

About 10% of the population of a large country is math phobic. If two people are randomly selected what is the probability both are math phobic? And hat is the probability that at least one is math phobic? Any way to do this on stat crunch?

*asked by Michelle on October 12, 2015* -
## algebra

Lincoln High School has 98 teachers. Of the 42 female teachers 8 teach math. One-seventh of all teachers teach math. What is the probability that a teacher is a women or teaches math?

*asked by Derek Bisignano on March 11, 2009* -
## English

1. learning subjects: English, math, science, etc. 2. subjects to learn:English, math, science, etc. 3. studying subject:English, math, science, etc. 4. subjects learning:English, math, science, etc. 5. taking subjects:English, math, science, etc.

*asked by rfvv on March 12, 2018* -
## Math

I need help with my math homework.I searched for homework help forums and I found the Jiskha Website on the Google Website so this is my first time.I am new. Math Homework: What is the value of number 3 in 2,539? What is the value of number 9 in 4,879 What

*asked by Tanisha on December 26, 2006* -
## math, algebra

what are some challenges about working with rational expressions? Math is a language. Getting it precisely right is a lot easier than describing it in a vague statement in English such as you ask. Is there a chance you can change teachers? If so, I

*asked by jas20 on March 6, 2007* -
## Math

How to write a math story that includes 4 examples... Possible math topics include: introduction to functions investigating quadratics quadratics highs & lows exponential functions fiancial applications of exponential function acute triangle trigonometry

*asked by Tarkan on January 14, 2011* -
## math

What kind of math classes must you take to become a Biologist? What kind of math classes must you take to become a Geneticist? I'm not a biologist, but I do know a little about math. I know there's a specialty in math called bio-stastics. I think that

*asked by Ande on September 10, 2006* -
## English

1. I got a C- on the math test. Reading: C - : C minus (right?) 2. The math problems are difficult to solve. 3. The math questions are difficult to solve. ------ Are both OK?

*asked by rfvv on June 21, 2014* -
## algebra

From 2009 to 2014 the percent of students placing into Math 101 has increased from 13% to 25%. Meanwhile, the percent of students placing into Math 222 has dropped from 25% to 7% If both placements change at a linear rate, what will the percentage be when

*asked by megan on June 26, 2015* -
## Math

On average it takes Miguel 45 minutes to compete his math assignments and 30 minutes to complete his science assignments. If he had 24 math assignments this grading period , what was his total minutes spent on math ?

*asked by AnnaChavez on August 28, 2015* -
## math,help

what are the challenges of working with rational expressions i've searched in my math book and online i can't seem to find that answer. Can somoene help me out .. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "math rational

*asked by jas20 on March 7, 2007* -
## statistics

Lilly collects data on a sample of 40 high school students to evaluate whether the proportion of female high school students who take advanced math courses in high school varies depending upon whether they have been raised primarily by their father or by

*asked by LWatson on September 21, 2012* -
## statistics

Lilly collects data on a sample of 40 high school students to evaluate whether the proportion of female high school students who take advanced math courses in high school varies depending upon whether they have been raised primarily by their father or by

*asked by Anonymous on September 21, 2012* -
## MATH

MAKE R the subject of the formulaq........ I =(mne) devide by (mR+nr)...........Its N2 math can u help? It's not at all clear to me what your question is, what does this mean? "MAKE R the subject of the formulaq........" In this part, are we to take

*asked by MICHELLE on September 26, 2006* -
## English

1. It is great fun to draw cartoons. 2. It is complicated to study math. 3. It is dangerous to ride a bike on the street. 4. it is useful to study math. 5. It is good to play the guitar. 6. It is amusing to play the guitar. 7. It is difficult to study

*asked by rfvv on July 2, 2010* -
## Math

Can somebody help me out here. I want to know why I am good with math problems but I don't get word problems until it is made out of a equation. The reason is that you have learned math as procedures and facts...math as a form of thinking, or analysis,

*asked by Miss Strawberry on August 29, 2005* -
## algebra 2

Lincoln High School has 98 teachers. Of the 42 female teachers, 8 teach math. One seventh of all of the teachers teach math. What is the probability that a teacher is a man or does not teach math?

*asked by kirstyn on January 3, 2012* -
## math

what are your feelings about math, rate your math anxiety, and describe what coping mechanisms might be helpful to you and your I like math. What matters is what YOUR feelings amd "coping mechanisms" are.

*asked by carmen on March 4, 2007* -
## Tutor

Hi, I am a student a Michigan's connections academy and I need a tutor to help me out with some types of math, science, social studies. And a few others some stuff I don't understand and all of my teachers don't explain very good except for my math

*asked by Black Bandit on February 22, 2018* -
## Math 6th grade

Does any one know a really good websites for 6th grade math ? I'm behind in math and need to catch up or else I'll be really super dum . I need HELP PLEASE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

*asked by Emily on December 2, 2008* -
## MATH OMG HELP PLEEESE

Sarsh is currently at 83.7% in math. She has just finished a worksheet that is out of 30. She got 30/30 which is full marks. What percent is she at now in math? I HAVE NO IDEA!!!!!!

*asked by WINNIE on November 29, 2012* -
## math

forgot my math book at school, i need the questions saxon math grage 6 lesson 14

*asked by kolbi on September 13, 2010* -
## math

i really have trouble with math and the algerba really gets me mixed up can u give me some tips for math so i can undrestand plese

*asked by salassia on April 1, 2011* -
## Math- Algebra 1

Im doing extra credit since my math test didn't go so well but im stuck on a question (Wish i had my math book). Please help. Q: 3.8y - 4.7 + 3.8y + 17.5

*asked by Shilo on November 24, 2010* -
## Algebra

Find the 20th term of the following sequence. -6, -4, -2, 0, ... 32 44 46 I did the math but I don't know if it's correct, I'm not very good in math.

*asked by isaac clarke on October 16, 2014* -
## Math :):):):):):):):):):):):):)

Sarsh is currently at 83.7% in math. She has just finished a worksheet that is out of 30. She got 30/30 which is full marks. What percent is she at now in math?

*asked by Winnie on November 28, 2012* -
## Reiny+Damon

Can you reply to my last math+log post =) thanks. I'm going to be having alot of math questions today.

*asked by Chopsticks on February 23, 2009* -
## Math

Whats a consisnent. like suppose 2,3,6,9,8 Can someone help please? Can someone help please: What are conssitent numbers in math? i need help on my math its algebra

*asked by Paris on December 5, 2006* -
## Math

A math book is .78 centimeters thick. What is the width of 21 math books on a shelf?

*asked by TJ on October 15, 2010* -
## arithmetic

Well I am really bad at math mostly multiplication and division.When I start to think that i am getting math my teacher teachs something new what do i do.

*asked by DeAna on September 26, 2008* -
## statistics

Lilly collects data on a sample of 40 high school students to evaluate whether the proportion of female high school students who take advanced math courses in high school varies depending upon whether they have been raised primarily by their father or by

*asked by Anonymous on September 22, 2012* -
## math

Hi my son has a very hard time with math.I'm his mom and I'm not good at math.so I'm hoping that I can get help here cause I can't afford a tutor.please help him

*asked by azionte on August 30, 2013* -
## 8th grade

im in advanced math so i do 8th grade math and i don't understand how too gragh the fractions in equations like y=2/3x+1

*asked by jazmine on November 29, 2009* -
## math

the width of a math textbook is 0.75 inches. How many math textbooks can be placed standing up on a shelf that is 18inches wide

*asked by arunodroe sneha on February 15, 2017* -
## math

I have to take up math 100 for college can you give me tips on what to study?Im taking up nursing and i was told i need alot of math..

*asked by renak on February 10, 2012* -
## math

I Need Help On My Math Evaluates: Okay So I Have This Quiz Im Taking And Its Telling Me " Evaluate 3-1/3 to the power of 4" I Am A Little Rusty On My Math So Can Someone Please Help! :) Thanks.. Adrienne Deleon

*asked by Adrienne on March 22, 2011* -
## math

What strategies can you use to help students cope with math anxiety? How can you make math class interesting and fun as well as relevant?

*asked by sally on October 21, 2008* -
## computer software

i need to submit math homework on my computer they said to use math software program if we have one i do not any ideas what i can do thanks I have microsoft office ect

*asked by jameasen on January 14, 2008* -
## math

Will you help me with my math homework? what level of math? Please repost with the specific problems, so we can help. Thanks for asking.

*asked by morgan on February 22, 2007* -
## Algebra

"What might you have if you don't feel well?" That's a math riddle actually... The letters are E,G,O,S,O,N,V,L. It has A LOT to do with math actually!

*asked by Chantrice on November 3, 2009* -
## English

1. Boys are better at math than girls. 2. He is the best at math of all the students in his class. (Are both grammatical?)

*asked by rfvv on September 17, 2016* -
## math 3rd grade

what is an arrary ? look for the answer in the back of your math book...there may be a glossary An array is a table of numbers. can you help me with my math homework on internet

*asked by angel on May 1, 2007* -
## Math Course

I was thinking about math courses for next year, and I do not know what I'm going to take. What is the differences between Alg 3 and Advanced math? And also, and does Trig involve? And I'm too scared of calculus to take it.

*asked by Chopsticks on February 28, 2009* -
## MATH

I get really confused with math . I am great with all of the other subjects . In fact I get all B's except for Math , I get 1's !!! I really need help with it . I ask for help but whenever people help me and put it in the most simplest way possible .. I

*asked by Kaylyn on September 1, 2011* -
## Car Design

What other subject area is used with art for a career in car design? Language Arts history math health I think math

*asked by Anonymous on December 15, 2014* -
## Derrick

John kept track of all his math and reading test scores throughout the year as shown in the table below. Test 1:90math 80reading Test 2:75math 90reading Test 3:80math 70reading Test 4:90math 75reading Test 5:95math 90reading What is the difference between

*asked by running.from.myself on March 19, 2012* -
## Math Please Check!!

Please check my answer to see if I got it right. Thanks. Braden has 1 hour of math homework to do. He spends 2/5 of this time complaining about how much he hates math, 1/3 of the total time looking for his calculator. How much time does Braden actually

*asked by Justin on November 27, 2012* -
## Math

Please check my answer to see if I got it right. Braden has 1 hour of math homework to do. He spends 2/5 of this time complaining about how much he hates math, 1/3 of the total time looking for his calculator. How much time does Braden actually work on his

*asked by Justin on November 27, 2012* -
## for ms.sue please answer

In 5 min, Peter completed 2 math problems. Yvonne says he did 3/5 of a problem each minute. Is she correct? Explain. Sorry I really didn't get my math homework.

*asked by consquela on March 6, 2012* -
## computers

I was wondering if someone could please help me for homework I need to submit math answers using Microsoft Equation Editor, Math type or similar software what if I don't have any of them what can I use I am not sure if I have any of them Not sure thanks

*asked by Remi on March 13, 2008* -
## answer a question

Why has no one answered my two math questions i put on here. Please look again UNDER your postings because I see answers there! Ashley, Be sure to look above this post. I reposted them so the math teachers might find them more easily. =)

*asked by Ashley on January 19, 2007* -
## math help

i need to use mental math and the distributive property to simplify: can you pls check if this correct? a) 19(-6) i got: -114 or do i do like this: 10*(-6)=-60 9*(-6) =-54 -60 + -54= -114 b) 102* $21 i got: $2142 or do i do mental math like this: 100*21 =

*asked by marko on September 10, 2012* -
## math mental math help

i need to use mental math and the distributive property to simplify: can you pls check if this correct? a) 19(-6) i got: -114 or do i do like this: 10*(-6)=-60 9*(-6) =-54 -60 + -54= -114 b) 102* $21 i got: $2142 or do i do mental math like this: 100*21 =

*asked by marko on September 10, 2012*