# can 25% of something be greater than 50% of something else? Please explain

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1. ## Math

please check my work. 1. The number of words (x) Tina can type per minute is at Least 50. write and graph and inequality. (I broke it down to these 2 choices because the A & D was incorrect) B. x is less than or equal to 50 C. x is greater than or equal to

2. ## Math Question

If two sides of a triangle have lengths 4 and 9, then the length of the third side may be any number a) less than 13 b) greater than 5 but less than 13 c) greater than 4 but less than 9 d) greater than 5 I suggest you draw this. It is not d, nor a. it is

3. ## Physics

A child throws a snowball at a tree and it sticks to the tree. Does this motion defy the Law of Conservation of Momentum? Explain. I'm thinking yes. Given that p(momentum)= mass x velocity, even though the tree is stationary, it would have a much greater

4. ## Calculus

Show that the curve y=6x^3+5x-3 has no tangent line with slope 4. The answer key says that m=y'=18x^2+5, but x^2 is greater than or equal to 0 for all x, so m is greater than or equal to 5 for all x. I don't understand that x^2 is greater than or equal to

5. ## chemistry

Explain the first ionization energy of lithium is greater than that of sodium

6. ## Math help

solve the inequality. Explain all steps. n/-3 + 5 greater than 4

7. ## math

why is 1/6 greater than 1/8 but less than 1/3? EXPLAIN

8. ## Chemistry

You have two beakers, one filled to the 100 mL mark with sugar (mass of sugar 180.0 g) and the other filled to the 100 mL mark with water (m ass of water 100.0 g). You pour all the sugar and all the water together in a bigger beaker and stir until the

9. ## Maths

For a prime number greater than 5, what can the last digit be ? Explain your answer.

10. ## math

If you use \$63.00/9 to estimate \$62.59/9 is \$7.00 greater than or less than the exact answer? Explain. i say yeah girlfriend It is greater, because the numerator you used was greater. Example: If you had 2/2 and you raised the numerator to 4 to get 4/2,

11. ## math

Vlad spent 20 minutes on his history homework and then completely solved x math problems that each took 2 minutes to complete. What is the equation that can be used to find the value of y, the total time that Vlad spent on his homework, and what are the

12. ## math

Which is greater, 5.34 or 5.43? Do you have to look at the hundredths place to decide? Explain.

13. ## Math

Is 12% greater than or less than 100%?Explain.

14. ## Calculus check

A function f(x) is continuous for all x and has a local minimum at (1,8). Which must be true? A. f'(1)=0 B. f' exists at x=1 C. The graph is concave up at x=1 D. f'(x) is less than 0 if x is less than 1, f'(x) is greater than 0 if x is greater than 1 E.

15. ## Calculus

In the next questions, a particle is moving along a horizontal line according to the formula: s=2t^4-4t^3+2t^2-1 a) the particle is moving right when A. 0 is less than t is less than 1/2 B. t is greater than 0 C. t is greater than 1 D. 0 is less than t is

16. ## Math

Comparing Fractions Writing to explain James says that 5/5 is greater than 99/100. Is he correct? Explain.

17. ## Geometry

1. The lengths of two sides of a triangle are 9 and 15. What's can be said about the length of the third side? A. It must be greater than or equal to 6 and less than 24. B. It must be greater than or equal to 6 and at most 24. C. It must be greater than 6

18. ## Algebra--Correction?

Solve x^2 -3x is greater than or equal to 10 Would the solutions be x=5 and x= -2? Here's how I figured it. x^2-3x is greater than or equal to 10. I subtracted 10 from both sides. This left me with x^2-3x-10 is greater than or equal to 0. Next, I factored

19. ## math

please check my work. 1. The number of words (x) Tina can type per minute is at Least 50. write and graph and inequality. (I broke it down to these 2 choices because the A & D was incorrect) B. x is less than or equal to 50 C. x is greater than or equal to

20. ## Math

Without solving, explain how you can tell whether the solution to 0.5x= 10 is less than or greater than 1.

21. ## chemistry

Equal masses of gaseous N2 and Ar are placed in separate flasks of equal volume at the same temperature. Tell whether each of the following statements is true or false. Briefly explain your answer in each case. (a) There are more molecules of N2 present

22. ## Math-approximation with fractions:7th grade math

How do you find the greater fraction with approximation? 14. 5/12, 17/30 I know that you need to make 5/12 = 6/12 and 17/30 = 15/30 Then compare them to half or something? I'm confused?! Any clear help and instructions? There are hundreds of ways to make

23. ## Science - Start of Physics

I need help with the following: Given below is the position-time graph representing motions of two runners, Nick and Ian. Use this graph to determine which runner has greater average velocity. For this one, I know the answer is 2m/0s, but I don't know if

24. ## math

If two dice are rolled, what is the probability that their sum will be a number greater than 5 ? [A]1/6 [B]1/3 [C]13/18 [D]5/6 [E] None of these. i think it is c am i right? 13/18 so i am right? What is the probability the sum is 2,3,4 or 5? If you find

25. ## Chemistry(Please check)

1)For electrolyte solutions, the _____ the concentration of the electrolyte and the ____ the ion charges, then the ____ the ion-pairing. a) lower, smaller, greater b) higher, smaller, smaller c) higher, greater, greater d) lower, greater, smaller e) lower,

26. ## Evaluating algebraic expressions

Does the expression d-12 have a greater value when d=42 or when d=46 ? Explain, without computing

27. ## Math Approximation to find greater fractions

Which fraction is greater ?? 13/30 or 25/41 Please use approximation and please explain answer!!

28. ## math

So for this question it says, the graph of the function f(x)= radical of x+4 is shown. The domain of the function is 1) {x|x is greater than 0} 2) {x|x is greater or equal to 0} 3) {x|x is greater than -4} 4) {x|x is greater than or equal to -4} I know

29. ## Math

John says that when you compare two fractions with the same numerator,you look at the denominators because the fraction with the greater denominator is greater.is he correct?Explain,and give an example.

30. ## 4th grade math

Please help advise if my answer is correct Is the solution of 25 + n = 30 greater or less than 30? Explain how you know without solving it? By looking at the equation, I know that the value of the n = would be 5. It is not greater or less. It should be

31. ## Math

Tell whether the following statement is always,sometimes, or never true for numbers greater than 0. Explain. In equivalent ratios, if the numerator of the first ratio is greater than the denominator of the first ratio, then the numerator of the second

32. ## math

Let a be a positive number. If the product abc is negative, which statement must be true? A. bc is greater than 0 B. bc uis less than 0 C. ac is greater than 0 D. ac is less than 0 E. ab is greater than 0

33. ## Philosophy

1. Determine whether the following arguments are valid or invalid. If valid determine whether they are sound. Be sure to explain what validity is and how you determine whether an argument is valid or not. Explain your answers in as much detail as you can.

34. ## calc

I was given a decreasing concave down graph of the integral F(x) from 0-8. i have to say whether the following are greater then, less then,equal to, or unable to determine each other 1. T (greater then) M 2. T (greater then) R 3. M (less then) S 4. S ?

35. ## Math

Two mandrills, Amy and Joe, were born at the zoo. Each mandrill had a birth mass of 1 kg. After Month 1, Amy’s mass was 25% greater than her birth mass. After Month 2, Amy’s mass was 20% greater than her mass after Month 1. After Month 1, Joe’s mass

36. ## math

Explain how you can tell 26 over 100 is greater than 1 over 4????

37. ## Math

Which is greater 5.71 or 5.2453? Explain

38. ## math

State the null hypothesis, Ho, and the alternative hypothesis, Ha, that would be used to test the following statements. (a) The linear correlation coefficient is positive. Ho: ñ ---Select--- not equal to equal to greater than less than 0 Ha: ñ

39. ## science

Do you expect the solubility of in 0.1 M to be equal to, greater than, or less than that of in water? Explain

40. ## SAT Math

I did these, but I got the wrong answers. Please explain how ... 1. If xy>1 and zz II.xyz

41. ## Math

Explain how can tell without computing whether the quotient 1/2 divided by 6 is greater than 1 or less than 1 I think it is greater becwuse the number i start with

42. ## Math

John says that when you compare two fractions with the same numerator you look at the denominators because the fraction with the greater denominator is greater is the correct explain and give an example

43. ## Math

Can someone explain what to do for the following question. What percentage of a normal distribution is greater than the mean? Give your answer correct to the nearest percent. What formula is used? Because I have to find also 1 standard deviation of the

44. ## chemistry

For electrolyte solutions, the __________ the concentration of the electrolyte and the __________ the ion charges, then the __________ the ion-pairing. a) lower, smaller, greater b) higher, smaller, smaller c) higher, greater, greater d) lower, greater,

45. ## chemistry

For electrolyte solutions, the __________ the concentration of the electrolyte and the __________ the ion charges, then the __________ the ion-pairing. a) lower, smaller, greater b) higher, smaller, smaller c) higher, greater, greater d) lower, greater,

46. ## math

Tina solved for the decimal value 0f (3/5*18) and got an answer of 5.4. Four of her classmates argued that her answer was not reasonable. Which of the following statements best explain why that value can not =5.4 A. the number 18 is a multiple of 3 , so

47. ## Calculus

A function f(x) is continuous for all x and has a local minimum at (1,8). Which must be true? A. f'(1)=0 B. f' exists at x=1 C. The graph is concave up at x=1 D. f'(x) is less than 0 if x is less than 1, f'(x) is greater than 0 if x is greater than 1 E.

48. ## Chemistry

25 mL of a 0.10 M solution of the weak acid hydrofluoric acid, HF, (Ka = 7.2 x 10-4) is titrated with a 0.10 M solution of the weak base ammonia, NH3 (Kb = 1.8 x 10-5). Will the pH at the equivalence point be less than 7, equal to 7, or greater than 7?

49. ## Math

I cannot figure this problem out. I have did it several ways and get conflicting answers. Give an estimate for the following expression: 12*26. Then state whether you believe that the exact answer is greater than or less than the estimate. Explain how you

50. ## Math

Comparing Fractions Writing to explain James says that 5/5 is greater than 99/100. Is he correct? Explain.

51. ## SAT Math

1. If xy>1 and zz II.xyz

52. ## Civics ASAP PLZ =:)

What is one advantage the United States has over Canada for maintaining a diversified economy? The U.S. has a greater gold resource. The U.S. has a greater labor resource. The U.S. has a greater per capita of fresh water. The U.S. has a greater land

53. ## Civics ASAP PLZ =:)

What is one advantage the United States has over Canada for maintaining a diversified economy? The U.S. has a greater gold resource The U.S. has a greater labor resource The U.S. has a greater per capita of fresh water The U.S. has a greater land

54. ## Social Studies

Scientists predict that global warming will cause Ethiopia to experience a- greater amounts of heavy precipitation b- greater frequency of earthquakes c- greater frequency of hurricanes d- greater frequency of drought-related conditions***

55. ## physics

A beam of electrons with momentum p=10^-23 kg m/s passed through a narrow slit of width d=10^-5 m. What is the uncertainty component of the momentum in the x-direction due to the uncertainty principle (approximately)? a. change in p greater or equal to

56. ## Math

Can someone help me please 5-2x is greater than or equal 7 I get x can be greater than or equal to -1 Or x can be less than or equal to 6 And to graph i puta closed dot on -1 and 6 but it keeps saying im wrong i don't understand how im wrong, can someone

57. ## College Algebra

How do you solve with a problem like this one? (I couldn't find how to use the greater than signs) 8-3xis greater than or equal to 11 and 4x-1 is greater than 19

58. ## Calc 2, Series/Sequences

Explain clearly in detail the difference of the summation of n=1 to infinity of 1/n^2; and the integral of 1/x^2dx with the limit of 1 to infinity, as well. Part 2: Explain the natures of the two expressions and explain why the summation is greater than

59. ## CALC

I was given a decreasing concave down graph of the integral F(x) from 0-8. i have to say whether the following are greater then, less then,equal to, or unable to determine each other 1. T (greater then) M 2. T (greater then) R 3. M (less then) S 4. S ?

60. ## Personal Finance

Compare a regular cash dividend with a periodic share repurchase. Which has greater appeal to you? Explain. Explain a stock dividend and further explain if you would prefer it to a cash dividend. What are stock splits and how desirable are they? See

61. ## finance

Compare a regular cash dividend with a periodic share repurchase. Which has greater appeal to you? Explain. Explain a stock dividend and further explain if you would prefer it to a cash dividend. What are stock splits and how desirable are they?

62. ## geometry

The lengths of the sides of a rectangle become 4 times greater than the original measurements. Which statement is true about the rectangle? A. Its area becomes 4 times greater, and perimeter becomes 16 times greater. B. Its area becomes 16 times greater,

63. ## Algebra

Did I do this correctly? 13 - (2c + 2) >(pretend it has the line under it that means greater than or equal to) 2(c + 2) + 3c 13 -2c -2 (greater than or equal to) 5c + 4 11c (greater than or equal to) 7c + 4 -7c to both sides 4c (greater than or equal to) 4

64. ## Algebra1

graph of two infinite lines that intersect at a point. One line is solid and goes through the points (0, 2) (negative 2, 4) and is shaded in below the line. The other line is solid, and goes through the points (0, 2) (2, 0) and is shaded in below the line.

65. ## math

explain how you know tt 3/6 i greater than 1/3 but less than 2/3

66. ## math

can 25% of something be greater than 50% of something else? Please explain.

67. ## math

Is 1/4 of 12 greater than 1/4 of 8? Explain.

68. ## Math

Explain why 1/8 is greater than 1/10, but less than 1/3.

69. ## Mathematics

Explain why 1/8 is greater than 1/10 but less than 1/3

70. ## math

Explain how 9/12 is greater than 1/2

71. ## math

Can someone explain how 6/3 is greater than 10/15? thanks for your help.

72. ## Math

Explain how you know that 21/30 is greater than 2/3

73. ## math

7/9 and 7/20 which one is greater? (Explain) Thanks!

74. ## Matt

Reasoning: the length of a particular object is X inches. A. Will this object's length in centimeters be greater than X or less than X ? Explain. B. Will this object's length in centimeters be greater than X or less than X? Explain.

75. ## Math 7a

Can someone explain how to get the answer to n/-3 + 5 greater than 4?

76. ## Rational Inequality with Absolute Value

Here's a question I'm having trouble with: |x|/|x+2|=0 and x+2>0, x must be greater than or equal to zero. When I solved for x in this case, I got x>-4. Reconciling the constraints leaves me back at x>=0. Did I do that correctly? Case 2: x is greater than

77. ## Trigonometric Substitution

Trigonometric Substitution a. Explain why the substitution x = asin(Theta) guarantees that cos(Theta) is greater than or equal to 0 . b. What sort of restriction must we put on x and a so that the substitution x = asec(Theta)will guarantee that tan(Theta)

78. ## C++

a program to sort three values (from smallest to largest) entered from the keyboard. Algorithm: 1. INPUT a,b and c 2. If a greater than b If a greater than c If b greater than c The order is a, b, c Else The order is a, c, b Else . . . How will i code

79. ## Math

The solution set of radical(x - 1) (is greater than sign) 5 is the set of all real numbers x such that: F. x (is greater than sign) 4 G. x (is greater than sign) 6 H. x (is greater than sign) 24 J. x (is greater than sign) 25 K. x (is greater than sign) 26

80. ## math

Explain Why is1734 greater than175?

81. ## 3 grade

explain why 24,005 is greater than 8,999.

82. ## math

kevin says that 22 over 30 is greater than 22 over 32.Do you agree?Explain.

83. ## algebra

explain why 1,734 is greater than 175?

84. ## math

explain why 1,734 is greater than 175

85. ## Math

Esmeralda said 4/3 is greater than 7/2 is she right explain your answer.

86. ## math

explain why 24,005 is greater than 8,999

87. ## math

explain why 24005 is greater than 8999

88. ## math

explain why 1734 is greater then 175

89. ## math

if 3/4 is multiplied by itself , will the product be greater than 3/4? explain

90. ## Math

please explain to me how to figure out what fraction is greater. ex. 5/6 __ 1/8

91. ## physics

Suppose that you and I are having a singing contest, and you produce a sound intensity (measured in W/ m2) about 32 times greater than mine. How many dB louder than me are you singing ? His is 30dB. For 79 times greater the answer is 19dB For 63 times

92. ## Precalculus

My teacher said this: "Please explain how you can tell if the multiplicity is odd or even. Then explain how you can tell if the multiplicity will be 1 or some odd number greater than 1." about some questions in my homework about graphing polynomials, can

93. ## MATh

Dose the expression d-12 have a greater value when d=42 or when d = 46? Explain ‘,without computing

94. ## MATh ( translate words into number)

40. The greater of two numbers is 1 ore than twice the smaller. Three times the greater exceeds 5 times the smaller by 10. Find the numbers. How do i start please explain. WHere do i start and how to do do this. AM very confused.

95. ## science

if the contour interval was greater, would there be more or less lines on th emap? explain.

96. ## Math

If you use \$63.00 divided by nine is seven dollars greater than or less than the exact answer explain

97. ## math

if you use \$63.00 divide by 9 to estimate \$62.59, is \$7.00 greater than the exact answer? explain

98. ## math

If n=-8, what is the smallest perfect square that is greater than n^2 ? a. 64 b. -64 c. 81 d. -81 e. 16 please answer and explain

99. ## science

Do you expect the solubility of in 0.1 M to be equal to, greater than, or less than that of in water? Explain

100. ## math

Which is greater,4tenths and 2hundredths or 2tenths and 4hundredths?Explain.