# What is the longest word is/are the longest word(s)in the english history? What does it mean?Who ever answer this question don't give me a site.Give the answer. Thankyou, Sandy please help me in my english question.It is very urgent!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! SANDY

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1. ## Statistics

A typist at a constant speed of 65 words per minute makes a mistake in any particular word with probability 0.06, independently from word to word. Each incorrect word must be corrected, a task which takes 14 seconds per word. Find the mean of the time (in

2. ## math

The perimeter of a scalene triangle is 14.5 cm. The longest side is twice that of the shortest side. Which equation can be used to find the side lengths if the longest side measures 6.2 cm?

3. ## Algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 60 cm. The longest side exceeds the shortest one by 10 cm.and the sum of the lengths of the longest and the shortest ones is twice the length of the other side. Find the lengths of the sides.

4. ## Statistics

A typist at a constant speed of 65 words per minute makes a mistake in any particular word with probability 0.06, independently from word to word. Each incorrect word must be corrected, a task which takes 14 seconds per word. Find the mean of the time (in

5. ## Algebra

the perimeter of a triangle is 56 inches. the longest side measures 4 inches less than the sum of the other two sides. three times the shortest side is 4 inches more than the longest side. find the lengths of the three sides

6. ## math

according to the triangle inequality, the length of the longest side of a triangle bust be less than the sum of the lengths of the other two sides. the two shortest sides of a triangle measure 3/10 and x + 1/5 and the longest measures 3/2x. write an

7. ## 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

8. ## American History

Despite being one of the longest periods of prolonged peace, the late-19th century was one of the bloodiest in American history. What role did violence play in shaping conflicts in this period?

9. ## Language Arts

What should a reader do if he or she is unable to determine the meaning of a word using context clues?(1 point) replace the unfamiliar word with a familiar word find a synonym for the word in a thesaurus*** look up the word in a dictionary underline the

10. ## Algebra

The backyard of a house is in the shape of a triangle. The longest side is 4 ft shorter than twice the shortest side. The third side is 4 ft less than the longest side. If the perimeter of the yard is 162 ft, what are the lengths of the sides?

11. ## Spanish

click on the audio button below to listen to the following spanish word: la entrada. which word is the english translation of the spanish word A.room B.door C.entrance

12. ## Language

What does denotation mean? The sound of a word when you read it The tone of a word in writing The dictionary meaning of a word The set of ideas associated with a word •• Correct me

13. ## ELA

What does denotation mean? 1)the sound of a word when you read it 2)the tone of a word in writing 3)the dictionary meaning of a word 4)the set of ideas associated with a word I think #3 Thanks

14. ## algebra

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 9 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 61 meters. Find all three sides.

15. ## riddles

what's the answer to this riddle. "There are 3 words in the English language that end in -gry.ONE is angry and the other is hungry. EVeryONE knows what the third ONE is means and what it stands for. EveryONE uses them everyday, and if you listened very

16. ## SOCIAL STUDIES

For years, many history books claimed that “Columbus discovered America.” Why do you think Native Americans disagree with the word “ discovered” in this statement? What might be a better word?

17. ## Math

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 7 less than the longest side. The perimeter is 53 feet. Find the three sides

What is etymology? (1 point) the pronunciation of a word the spelling of a word the history of a word the part of speech of a word*** What do etymological patterns help readers do?(1 point) define words pronounce words*** organize words spell words What is

19. ## Language Arts

The word ensemble is an English word borrowed from French, based on the French word meaning "together." In which of the following sentences is the word used incorrectly? A. The string quartet is a popular ensemble, and it always plays at graduation. B.

20. ## Precalculus

The longest side of a triangle are 13 ft., 15 ft., and 11 ft.. Find the measure of the opposite longest side. Round your answer to the nearest degree. A. 46 degrees B. 58 degrees C. 77 degrees D. 103 degrees

21. ## Statistics

A typist at a constant speed of 65 words per minute makes a mistake in any particular word with probability 0.06, independently from word to word. Each incorrect word must be corrected, a task which takes 14 seconds per word. Find the mean of the time (in

22. ## British Lit

Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English? A.Old English B.Elizabethan English C. Middle English

23. ## ALGEBRA II

the perimeter of a triangle is 51 centimeters, the longest side is 1 centimeter less than the sum of the other two sides. twice the shortest is 11 centimeters less than the longest side. find the lengths of each side of the triangle.

24. ## Language

Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of

25. ## British Lit.

Inverted word order, unclear pronouns, and variable spellings are characteristics of what type of English a. old english b. elizabethan english c. gothic english d. middle english

I can’t think of the word- please help!!! Hi. I am writing a story and need to find a word to describe the sound that bowling pins make when they are hit by the ball. The only word I got so far is “Crash”. I need a better word. Any ideas? I have

27. ## math

the perimeter of a triangle is 54 centimeters. the longest side is 6 centimeters less than the sum of the other two sides. Twice the shortest side is 10 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the tirangle

28. ## math

a 132 inch lenght of ribbon is to be cut into 3 pieces the longest piece is to be 39 inches longer than the shortest piece and the third piece is to be half the length of the longest piece find the length of each piece of ribbon

29. ## scc

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 10 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 45 meters. Find all three sides

30. ## algebra

​120 inch length of ribbon is to be cut into three pieces. The longest piece is to be 40 inches longer than the shortest​ piece, and the third piece is to be half the length of the longest piece. Find the length of each piece of ribbon.

31. ## math

2.-The longest one-word name of any place in America is Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchubunagungamaugg.This name for a lake near webster, Massachusetts, is 45 letters long. It is a Native American name that means "You fish on you side, I'll fish on mine, and

32. ## Foreign Language, How to use a dictionary.,

First of all purchasing a good English/X and X/English dictionary is an investment in your future. For "generic" purposes X represents any foreign language (French, Spanish, Japanese, etc.) Here is the "key" to using a dictionary for a vocabulary

33. ## spanish sra JMcGuin

1. Approximately what percentage of the world's Spanish-speaking population lives in the United States? 5 9 14 2. According to the Guinness record book, how many letters does the longest Spanish word have? 22 29 42 3. The word chocolate came to Spanish

34. ## english

I picked topic which is Abuse and the history of the word which is misuse. Please tell me ways to write about this word and what can i compare it to. I have to write the meaning of the word, including its history. Thanks for helping me.

35. ## English

Read the following etymology of the word slain as it is used in line 7 of the King Arthur’s Knights excerpt. Where did this word originate? early 13c., from OE. (ge)slegen, past participle of slean (see slay). The noun meaning "those who have been slain"

36. ## spanish

can someone plz translate this sentence: Si no, dime: qué mayor contento puede haber en el mundo, o qué gusto puede igualarse al de vencer una batalla y al de triunfar de un enemigo? Thank y ou for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Yes, I can

37. ## Science

What does it mean, when it says "for visible light (ROYGBIV) which has the shortest wavelength? which has the longest? place all other colors in order based on their wavelength from shortest to longest.

38. ## math

n a triange the longest side is 2 more than the shortest side. the third side is half of the sum of the longest side, then express the perimeter in polynomial form

39. ## vocabulary help

growth-oriented: i asked my dad for help in my english assignment and he gave me this word but can someone put this in simple english please. growth oreinted meaning working in company that shows progess, i guess but a better word. ambitious??? =)

40. ## math

One side of triangle is one-third the longest side. The third side is 13 feet less than the longest side. The perimeter is 106. Find all three sides.

41. ## Statistics

A typist at a constant speed of 65 words per minute makes a mistake in any particular word with probability 0.06, independently from word to word. Each incorrect word must be corrected, a task which takes 14 seconds per word. Find the mean of the time (in

42. ## Writing skills

When, for example you can't spell a word. How do you look up the correct spilling? (1) word. How (2) word, how (3) word how (4) word; how (5) word or how I pick # 2 is this right

43. ## English

Identify the verbs and verb phrases in the following sentences. Then, classify each verb or verb phrase as transitive action, intransitive action, or intransitive linking. Give the object(s) of each transitive action verb and the subject complement(s) of

44. ## geometry

The perimeter of a triangle is equal to 12 inches. The length of the longest side is equal to the sum of the other two sides minus 2. If you add 2 to the shortest side, it will equal the longest side. Find the side lengths.

45. ## Chinese

1. To whom would it be most appropriate to say please or thank you in the Mandarin-speaking world? to a waitress at a restaurant * to a brother or sister to a close friend 2. How are meals balanced in the Mandarin-speaking world? usually equal portions of

46. ## Mathematics

The backyard of a house is in a shape of a triangle. The longest side is 10 feet shorter than twice the shortest side. The third side is 10 feet less than the longest side. If the perimeter of the yard is 81 feet what are the lengths of the sides

47. ## Algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 52 centimeters. The longest is 2 centimeters less than the sum of the other 2 sides. Twice the shortest side is 13 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the triangle. What are the lengths of

48. ## ALGEBRA

The perimeter of a triangle is 52 centimeters. The longest is 2 centimeters less than the sum of the other 2 sides. Twice the shortest side is 13 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the triangle. What are the lengths of

49. ## Math

I need help... I don't need the answer just how I would figure this out. Identify the hypotenuse of the triangle by giving its letter. It is a triangle with the left and bottom lines of the triangle as a right angle. The longest line of the triangle is the

50. ## college algebra2

the area of a quadrilateral is 200 square feet and its longest side is 20 feet long. find the length of the longest side of a similar polygon whose area is 400 square feet.

51. ## english

What is the longest word is/are the longest word(s)in the english history? What does it mean?Who ever answer this question don't give me a site.Give the answer. Thankyou, Sandy please help me in my english question.It is very

53. ## Physics HELP!!

1. What is the longest wavelength for standing sound waves in a 133.9cm long tube that is open at both ends? b).What is the second longest wavelength? c).What is the third longest wavelength? d).What is the longest wavelength for a standing wave, in the

54. ## Physics

Visible light is incident perpendicularly on a diffraction grating of 200 rulings/mm. What are the (a) longest, (b) second longest, and (c) third longest wavelengths that can be associated with an intensity maximum at theta=30 degrees?

55. ## English

Pick a word from the parenthesis, or choose a different word, that best fits in the sentence below: Joe DiMaggio was (famous,known,remembered,recognized,etc..) for holding the record for the longest consecutive game hitting streak (56 games) in 1941.

56. ## Physics

What is the longest wavelength for standing sound waves in a 108.0 cm long tube that is open at both ends? What is the second longest wavelength? What is the third longest wavelength?

57. ## English

1. Put two scrambled word pieces together and make one complete word. 2. There are scrambled word piece cards on the table. Find two scrambled word pieces which can become a word. 3. Combine two scrambled word pieces with each other and make a sentence. 4.

Please I need some help. I'm struggling really bad with my paper for english. Paper is on "War as a social disease". We cant use no physical characteristics or traits. Or use the word people or children. How does fear relate to war as a social disease? We

59. ## 3 grade english ms sue

comparative and superlative adverbs directions underline the adverb that compares in each sentence. 1- thomas makes pizza dough faster than kemmeth. my son underline the word-(faster,than) 2- kenneth makes sandwiches more quickly than thomas. my son

60. ## Algebra

Can you please help me on this question for Algebra: Write the word that the number 32/33 represents. From this word, take out the opposite of the word that means you get three strikes in baseball. Now unscramble the remaining letters to get what 12 is to

61. ## Pre-Algebra

30 ft pipe is broken in three pieces. The shortest piece is 6ft. shorter than the longest piece. The medium length piece is 2/3 the length of the longest

62. ## computer science

Python 3 For this option, you will first ask "how many rows?", and get a positive integer from them. Next, you will ask "how many columns?", and get another positive integer from them. The next step is to ask for an alignment of each column. They will

63. ## Easy Work

How do you know whan a word is in standard or non-standard Canadian English? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1161223800.1161225901 Can I fond a Canadian-english dictionary online possibly. And I understand what you have said. But if a word is given

64. ## science

Which statement is true? A. Waves with the longest wavelengths have the most energy. B. Waves with the shortest wavelengths have the lowest frequencies. C. Waves with the longest wavelengths have the lowest frequencies. D. Waves with the highest

65. ## physics

The longest pass in NFL history is approximately 83.7 m. Ignoring the effects of air resistance, calculate what must have been the initial speed of the football.

66. ## Art

Could you please help me express the following evaluations? Thank you. 1) You wrote exactly what I included on the photocopy without varying (hardly/almost) anything. The only word you changed is not an English word. 2) You also failed to include

67. ## English

So for English we're doing poetry. With a partner we both wrote our own poems and compared them. We had to find one word that fits into both poems and we got the word "Change". Now we have to be able to read our poems while not boring the class by doing

68. ## physics

The range of human hearing is roughly from twenty hertz to twenty kilohertz. Based on these limits and a value of 350 m/s for the speed of sound, what are the lengths of the longest and shortest pipes (open at both ends and producing sound at their

69. ## Algebra

Here's another problem I'm having a little trouble with: A piece of string is 40 cm long. It is cut into three pieces. The longest piece is 3 times as long as the middle-sized piece, and the shortest piece is 23 cm shorter than the longest piece. Find the

70. ## English

Hello. I wonder if English has certain rules concerning word division (I mean when there isn't enough space for a word on the line (or-ga-nize). I will appreciate it if you give a reference (if any)to this material. Thank you for all your detailed answers.

71. ## English

I can't seem to remember this word. It's when someone ______ their anger at other people. all i can think of is the word exhort which is not the word I'm looking for, but i think it probably sounds similar. Could someone write some words down (it's sort of

72. ## Science

I have a Science fair project. This is the Science Fair Quetsion: Which brand of soda retains its gas the longest? My Problem is that I don't know how to measure gas. Can some one who knows please help me. open the bottles of soda at the same time and

73. ## Language Arts

1 - Which word can be a synonym for the word PERSISTENT? A. weak B. stubborn ** C. dishonest D. unclear 2 - Which word is similar in meaning to the word SUPPRESSED? A. obvious B. indirect C. perceived D. stifled **

74. ## English

Let's play the Word Relay Game. Look at the arrow. The first word on the ribbon is 'fish',and the second word on the ribbon is 'home' as you can see on the page. You shoud make a new word starting with the last letter of the previous word. What do you have

75. ## prefixes,suffixes,roots

do i type in the root word for example [agr] in the search bar and then the word that start with the 3 same letters in the word is the word i use to look up

76. ## Math

Alexis scale drawing represents the longest side of the storage bin as 2 3/4 inches. What is the actual length, in feet, of the longest side of the storage bin? 1 7/8 ft 2 1/4 ft 5 1/2 ft 11 ft I don't understand this one and I've been trying to find out

77. ## English

posted by rfvv yesterday at 10:54am. 1. unluck ------------------------- Is this word correct? I cannot find the word 'unluck' except Wiktionary. I know the opposite of luck is either bad luck or ill luck or misfortune. What about the following?

78. ## MLA style

If i have to write a 1500 word research paper on MLA style. Can the format be like this : 100 word Introduction 400 word 1st paragraph 400 word 2nd paragraph 400 word 3rd paragraph and finally 100 word Conclusion. Is this good enough. and I am gonna use 9

79. ## math

Player A's longest home run distance is 484 ft.if player A hits 45 home runs at his longest distance,what would the total distance be ?

Choose two synonyms from the box for each of the three words below. Lean - noisy -scrawny - rowdy - brilliant - clever Milder word. Stronger word 1/ .......lean............thin ...................... 2/ .........................loud .................... 3/

81. ## Computer Science

Given three Strings, str1, str2 and str3, return the longest String. If all three Strings have the same length, return "same". There will not be a tie between two longest Strings. longestString("apple", "banana", "pear") → "banana" longestString("one",

82. ## English

The Eleveven cities tour is the longest speed skating race. --------------------- What does 'lonngest' mean? Does it mean the longest length or the longest time?

83. ## geomatry

what is the longest word in wales

84. ## history

what was the longest war in american history??

85. ## History

What made the Great Depression unprecedented? Were the measures taken to end the longest economic downturn in American history consistent with the principles of the Progressive Era or a radical redirection in American history?

86. ## Earth Science

which geologic era had the shorest time span and the longest time span? 1) Longest = paleozoic 20 shortest = cenozoic Is this correct?

87. ## Science

Give two reasons why so little is known about organisms from the Precambrian time, even though it was the longest period and early earth's history?

88. ## English

1. He never failed to keep his word. 2. He never failed to keep the word. 3. He never failed to keep a word. 4. He made a word with her. 5. He had a word with her. -------------------------------------- I could see the pattern such as break one's word,

89. ## math

Player B's longest home run distance is 500 ft. There are 5,280 ft in 1 mi.How many home runs would Player B need to hit at his longest distance for the total to be greater than 1 mi?

90. ## history

Trying to unscramble word related to irish history. Word is nMaewy Help

91. ## Ms. Sue

The term assimilation refers to when : A.*** a word is borrowed into English through different venues B. A latin adj. becomes an english verb C. certain sounds blend into and become similar to neighboring sounds. D. a Latin bse meaning does not fit the

92. ## english

Eliminate five letters from the word below to find one familiar word in the English language: FHIEVLEILCEOTPTTEERRS

93. ## Naming alkanes

Its been a long time since I did this but I believe you pick the longest chain. If there are double and triple bonds involved, pick the longest chain that contains the double bond plus single bonds to go with it (but that is for alkenes isn't it?) When

94. ## Algebra

Parking in a students lot cost \$1 for the first half hour and \$1.25 for each hour thereafter. A partial hour is charge the same as a full hour. What is the longest time that a student can park in this lot for \$7? The longest time is ? (simplify your

95. ## online dictionary: inticed

How come the word inticed is not on dictionary-com?... because that is a word in a passage that I am doing for english and I need the definition. Maybe you mean enticed? According to Merriam-Webster it is not a word. yeah probably.. my passage was from

96. ## english

change the first letter to mean a sort of attic no word mention english - Ms. Sue, Thursday, December 10, 2009 at 11:00pm What word are you supposed to use?

97. ## science

What is an acrostic poem for the word mesozoic? (must represent the word as you go as in the word relating to that word(: PLEASE RESPOND ASAP!!!!!!!!

98. ## Math

William cut a 90-inch wire into 3 pieces. The longest piece was three times as long as each of the other 2 pieces, which were the same length. What was the length of the longest piece of wire? THANK YOU!

99. ## us history

For years, many history books claimed that "Columbus discovered America." Why do you think Native Americans might disagree with the word "discovered" in this statement? What might be a better word?

100. ## English

Hello. Dear Ms.Sue, I see you are online. You have helped me so many times. Will you please check some sentences for me (my teacher asked me to translate but I'm not sure whether it sounds normal and natural English). 1) "A thesis submitted for a doctoral