1. math word problem

    Need help setting this up! A corner store has 54 pieces of candy. The number of gumdrops is six less than two times the number of jawbreakers. The number of lollipops is four more than the number of jawbreakers. How many each type of candy?
  2. math word problems

    A room is a square with integer dimensions. it is made 3 feet wider and 2 feet deeper. the increase in area is 46 square feed. What were the dimensions of the old room?
  3. Word Problem

    The function H described by H(x)= 2.75x + 71.48 can be used to predict theheight in centimeters, of a woman whose humerus(the bone from the elbow to the shoulder) is x cm long. Predict the height of a woman whose humerus is 35 cm long.
  4. Computer Science

    Help me find the answers to these brain teasers. #1 I am where the sky is orange; I am where the grass is red; I am the land of violet bananas and the home to blue oranges. What am I? #2 Wha is a word that is 1 syllable but when you add 1 letter the end;
  5. English

    Which of the following correctly uses a transitional word or phrase? A. First impressions are so important in both personal and professional life. Addison shaved off his beard. B. Kara has been happily trying lots of new activities lately. For example, she
  6. Psy 265

    · Write a 700- to 1,050-word response, on the determining factors of gender identification and gender roles. Include the following in your response: · State the factors that determine gender identity. · Explain how a person’s masculine and feminine
  7. science

    these are my homework questions can you answer any???there are 4 1 A pupil placed some magnesium in a gas jar of oxygen How could the rate of reaction between these substances be increased 2 Complete the word equation for the reation magnesium and oxygen 3
  8. health care

    Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on
  9. health care

    Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on
  10. health care

    Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA. Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper that includes the following: • Describe the issue and its impact on
  11. Algebra

    Word problem: When making a phone call using calling card a call lasting 3 minutes costs $1.60. A call lasting 10 minutes costs $4.40. Let y be the cost of making a call lasting x minutes using a calling card. Write a linear equation that relates to the
  12. Physics

    A circular track has several concentric rings where people can run at their leisure. Phil runs on the outermost track with radius rP while Annie runs on an inner track with radius rA = 0.90 rP. The runners start side by side, along a radial line, and run
  13. Math

    aretha has $0.58 in nickels and dimes. she has 2 more nickels than dimes. how many and nickels and dimes does she have? these money word problems are hard. help please.
  14. Word problem help plz

    How many pound of cream containing 12% butterfat must be added to 1800lb.of milk containing 2% butterfat to obtain milk having 3% butterfat? Plz help me
  15. MATH word prob!

    how many gallons of 70% alcohol solution must be mixed with 30 gallons of 23% solution to obtain a solution that is 60% alcohol? How do I solve this problem?
  16. english

    reading rate is: A. a measure of how much you understand what you read. B. the number of minutes it took to read a word C. a measure of how fast you read. D. a measure of how well you read.
  17. English

    I need a more formal word or phrase for saying "beat up." My sentance is something like 'he beat him up' but i`m writing a formal piece so I need to substitute the phrase for something more formal. Any ideas?
  18. word problem, Im lost on how to set this up

    Joe has scored 84, 89, and 90 on his first three exams in his math class. If the standard 70,80,90 scale is used for grades and the exams are equally weighted, what must he score on the final exam, f, in order to a) Get a C average on exams? f b) Get a B
  19. English

    Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 9:36pm. When we send letters, we write 'zip code' on the envelope. What is the meaning of 'zip'? Why is 'zip' used here? •English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 9:40pm The word "zip" is an acronym
  20. algebra word problem

    can youcheck these write a 2 step equation: half a dollar minus five dollars equals fifteen dollars: n/2 -5 = 15 five hours more than one half of an hour equals fifteen hours: n/2 + 5 = 15 two less than three times the number of feet of fencing required
  21. economics

    First,label the following scenarios as to whether they would create a producer or consumer surplus. Then, after you have labeled each scenario, calculate the ensuing surplus. Nicole has in her possession a hockey puck from the 2010 Winter Olympic Games and
  22. maths and english

    i have trouble with my subtractioin i also have problems with my spellings please help Please check these sites for games to help you improve your spelling. http://www.funbrain.com/spell/index.html http://www.eduplace.com/kids/hmsv/smg/ Please post a
  23. English

    Can you please check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1) Write an example for each of the incorrect verbs. 2) Write an example-sentence (?) for each of the verb you made wrong. 3) You shouldn't have phoned him. (He phoned and you regret it) 4) You
  24. Parents, Finances, and School-Age Children

    To create effective and attractive programs for school age children, most activities should be: A. traditional games B. similar to those experienced during the school day C. self-selected D. focused on academic learning C.
  25. college english

    I need to know if there are any grammatical errors in the following rewritten paragraph. Thank you. However, dictionaries are often wrong about this; in fact, by putting one word first, they are supporting a self-fulfilling prophecy. Consider the entry
  26. English

    Most of the following sentences lack at least one period, question mark, exclamation point, comma, semicolon, or colon. If a sentence is already correct, write C. 1. When the hurricane began to tum toward land the governor issued an evacuation order for
  27. Algebra

    2.The table below shows the height (in inches) and weight (in pounds)of eight basketball players. Height=67, 69, 70, 72, 74, 78, 79 Weight=183, 201, 206, 240, 253, 255 what is the correlation of the set of data? Round your answer to the nearest thousandth.
  28. percentages/word problem

    The Soft Step Floor Company purchases carpeting for $5.12 per square yard and marks it up 55% based on the selling price. What is the selling price per square yard? (Round to the nearest cent.)
  29. Ed tech

    If you were writing a timeline of a historical period, what type of graphic organizer would you most likely choose to use your prewriting to help with time order? most likely choose to use in your prewriting to help with time order? Word web. Sequence
  30. Spanish

    I need help with a few Spanish questions. These are the instructions. Re-write the following sentences replacing the underlined direct object with a direct object pronoun. Remember, the direct object pronoun needs to be placed directly in front of the
  31. analogies

    first is to last as originally is to _____ storm is to weather as outgoing is to ____ heavens is to sky as virtually is to _____ text is to script as ethically is to _____ white is to black as copy is to ____ detail (S) for it ______?orginality Do you have
  32. concude refuting paragraph

    i don't know what to do on this one. my teacher told that i need to get the readers attention again back to my thesis which is girls are better friends than men. here's the paragraph. However, some people think that men are better in handling friendships.
  33. Math

    Uh...Yea... Sorry about this, but I"m trying to study and I need someone to walk me through, missed a lot of school. fyi, when there's a / its under the entire string before it until you hit the inequality symbol. Tony Bowled 135 and 145 in his first two
  34. Statics

    You suspect that, on the average, professional baseball players are older than professional football players. A random sample of 30 professional baseball players has a mean age of 28.8 years (assume ó = 4). A random sample of 40 professional football
  35. English

    Demonstrative adjectives can be used as either a(n) _____ or a(n) _____. noun, pronoun adverb, pronoun adjective, pronoun adjective, adverb A?
  36. Math

    The total number of football (x) and basketball (y) is 180. There are 30 more football than basketball. How many of each basketball and football are there?
  37. Word Problem, math.

    A police car traveling 100 ft/sec is chasing a car being driven erratically at 75 ft/sec. If the police car is 300 feet behind the other vehicle when the chase began, about how many seconds will it take to catch the erratic driver? I think I know how to
  38. Pre-calculus

    a triangular shelf is to be placed in a curio cabinet whose sides meet at an angle of 105 degrees. If the edges of the shelf along the sides measures 56 centimeters and 65 centimeters, how long is the outside edge of the shelf? Round to the nearest tenth.
  39. spanish literature

    Hello, we have a 3 part essay to do and the one question we have is What message is conveyed in the end of Playboy of Seville, I need to explain the issue of Don Juans character, words, behavior, and his end in the play. So far I had that Don Juan was a
  40. Algebra 1

    I'm having a hard time understanding distance rate and time word problems, and my teacher doesn't really make things clear. I don't ask questions, because I'm busy trying to keep up with writing notes. Can someone possibly give me an example on a distance
  41. Math-please help!!

    Make a word document with the key points (in tables/charts) for the following functions, given in the form y=asink(x+d)+c Start with multiplication/division (multiply ‘y’ by a, divide ‘x’ by k) Then add c to the y values, subtract d from the x
  42. English 9

    I know ive already posted this question but does anyone else have any more thoughts. Pleeeese help me! I need symbols that represent the following words. The symbols must be pretty simple. For example my teacher told me to draw an owl for the word wisdom.
  43. chemistry

    what is the word equation for aqueous solutions of sodium chloride and silver nitrate are mixed to make an aqueous of sodium nitrate and silver choride solid
  44. math

    Which word phrase can be modeled by the expression? Choose all that apply. 8 - 3n A- eight decreased by the product 3 and a number B- the difference of 8 and the quotient of 3 and a number C- the difference of eight and the product of 3 and a number D-
  45. english

    Revise the following word groups to remove all fragments and/or parallelism errors. I like baseball because it is fun and teaches me about the sport. My Answer I like baseball, it teaches me about the sport and it’s also fun.
  46. Reading/novel study

    I am reading the novel Hatchet in my class. I am not aloud to take the novel home so that's why I have asked this question: What page is the word keening on in the novel Hatchet? We have read chapters 1-4 and I need to know what page keening is on. Please
  47. science

    Im a word of five letters People eat me If you remove my first letter i will be form of energy if you remove my first two letters i will be needed for living if you remove my first three letters i will be a preposition if you remove my first four letters i
  48. Social plz......help

    1 what is the most important issue or problem facing our word today? 2 what is the most important or problem facing our country today? 3 how should the next president address these issues? what action should he take?
  49. word problem

    Rahim has 5 boxes of sweets.Each box contains y sweets.His teacher gives him another 8 sweets. (a) Find the total number of sweets Rahim has in terms of y. (b) If y=4,how many sweets does Rahim have altogether?
  50. French

    I hope you very kind people out there will correct my French essay! Some places I have problems with past tense, so there I could use some help. Here's my essay: Chère mère et père, Comment Va va? Ici il va bien! Hier nous arrivér dans la colonie de
  51. English

    Which of the following sentences uses the word skeptically correctly? a.)The teacher was trusted by her students, and as a result, they learned their lessons skeptically. b.)I was confident I’d gotten every question right and handed in my test
  52. English

    I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you. I wanted to include an exercise on vocabulary related to kitchen equipment. Can you please help me find examples? I think I should improve my exercise. 1) Complete the following sentences with a
  53. spanish

    what does this question mean im really confused. directions - translate the adjective and write the correct form. 1. un apartmento (small) 2. las mujeres (brown haired) 3. los hombres (tall) 4. la senora (pretty) 5. las clases (easy) can someone explain
  54. math

    in a boy's school, 5/8 of the boys play football and 4/7 play rugby.if every boy plays at least one of the two games, find the fraction of the boys who play both
  55. business studies

    what does 'alleviates diseconomies' mean ? I went to http://www.google.com and entered alleviates diseconomies as search words. You can, too, and perhaps find some websites that will help you with this terminology. Another strategy is to go to
  56. math

    What is the gerund phrase and noun function of the gerund in these sentences: 1.Brett earns his income by repairing cars. 2.I enjoy playing the piano. 3.Her favorite pastime is entertaining friends. 4.She is successful in mimicking others' voices. 5.He
  57. english

    What is the gerund phrase and noun function of the gerund in these sentences: 1.Brett earns his income by repairing cars. 2.I enjoy playing the piano. 3.Her favorite pastime is entertaining friends. 4.She is successful in mimicking others' voices. 5.He
  58. French

    I'm doing sports vocab words right now, and I forgot which words I'm supposed to use faire du de la etc and jouer a jouer a la, etc... These are the words la voile le patinlage la peche(fishing) la ski du fond la crosse la natation la plongee(diving) le
  59. graphing question

    Write the equation of the line with slope 4 and y-intercept (0, –5). Then graph the line i wrote the equation which i think is y=4x-5 i point the y intercept (0,-5) in the graph how do i find the other point would the 4x become 4/1 x y=4/1x-5 then move
  60. English - check my answer, please.

    "Everyone in our neighborhood mows their lawn on Saturday, and my street, as a result of that, is pretty." This construction: has one error, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent. has two errors, a pronoun with no appropriate antecedent and a shift in
  61. Math Word Problem

    During the summer throughout high school and for a year after, Lewis worked as a lifeguard at the beach. In that 5-year period, he saw a total of 461 dolphins swimming in the distance. About how many did Lewis spot per summer in the 5 summers he worked?
  62. project...

    Hi I was working on an essay for my project, and I forgot what the word was for cancer that is not deadly... it was _______ cancer, but I just forgot. Ever experience when you are working talking, the words on the tip of your tongue, but you don't know
  63. alphabitzing

    In what order would these words be alphabetized? girls girl's girls Two are alike, so this can't be done right. What is the third one supposed to be. My plan is to put the three words in a Word file, each on a separate line as you have done above. Then I
  64. 7th grade math word problems

    While scuba diving Quentin descended 2 1/3 feet each second for 30 seconds. If Quentin ended up at a depth of -234 feet before he began his descent, what was his original depth? Do I multiply 2 1/3ft by 30 seconds?
  65. physics

    A certain sports car accelerates from 0 to 60 mph in 9.0 s (average acceleration = 3.0 m/s2). The mass of the car is 1354 kg. The average backward force due to air drag during acceleration is 280 N. Find the forward force required to give the car this
  66. Reading

    41. Choosing the Resolution for Your Photos Resolution Purpose L (Large) 2592x1944 pixels Print larger that A 4 size prints (8.3 x 11.7 in.) Print larger than letter size prints (8.5 x 11 in.) M1 (Medium 1) 2048 x 1536 Print up to A4 size prints. Prints up
  67. Please correct sentence

    Richard III supposedly had the young princes murdered. Found out what really happened to them. First part is a sentence. Second part is a fragment. How will you correct the fragment? http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/fragments.htm =) look in the
  68. English

    How can we share Korean traditions? 1. We can make traditional tteok, rice cake, with our classmates. 2. We can make traditional kites in our classroom. 3. We can make traditional Korean dress at home. 4. We can play traditional Korean games such as baduk,
  69. math/unit rate

    please help me find the definition for unit rate. It depends upon what kind of unit. Go to www.google.com and type in unit rate. There is one source there for hotel unit rates, another for unit rates for the medical field, etc. You may also go to
  70. math, word problem

    How do I write the equation for this problem in order to solve it.I can solve it as long as someone shows me how to get the equation. (1)Science. Solve the following application. Jose rode his trail bike for 10miles. Two-thirds of the distance was over a
  71. English

    I need help making sure I rewrote the following sentences correctly while including the appositive or appositive phrase. I made corrections. Are they right? 1. The Olympic athlete also overcame polio. (Ray Ewry) ANSWER= Ray Ewry, the Olympic athlete, also
  72. English

    Dear Writeacher, thank you for your answers. Will you help me with a few more sentences? 1) Which is correct in the following sentence: "She has remained without her colleagues OR / AND friends in a closed space." (I think it's OR) 2) Is the sentence
  73. Statistics

    Suppose a basketball player is an excellent free throw shooter and makes 90% of his free throws (i.e., he has a 90% chance of making a single free throw). Assume that free throw shots are independent of one another. Suppose this player gets to shoot three
  74. Language Arts

    Directions: Add the correct puntuation mark to the end of the sentence.Then tell whether the sentenceis a DECARATIVE,INTERROGATIVE,IMPERATIVE, or EXCLAMATORY. (1)intolerance usually results from a lack of information_________________. (2)do you feel
  75. Sci 275

    Write a 250 to 350 word response to the following: · If you were an environmental researcher and were given funding to assist with one environmental issue, which of the following topics would you choose to spend your funds on? (I encourage you to use the
  76. Math

    Please help me with the following problem, I have submitted the answer: 88.2 and was told that it was incorrect. The word problem reads: If you do not consider air resistance, gravity causes a falling object to descend a distance of (9.8)t2 where t is the
  77. L.A.

    Be still, sad heart! and cease repining; Behind the clouds is the sun still shining; Thy fate is the common fate of all, Into each life some rain must fall, Some days must be dark and dreary. –from “The Rainy Day” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow In the
  78. I have returned

    Many thanks in advance as always. 1) Is there a resource through which I could obtain *old* newspaper material from between 1889 and 1900? 2) Both of following two topics concern the American Revolutionary War. 2)a What were relationships between white
  79. history

    At the close of the Crimes and Misdemeanors, Levy has the final word in a voice over narration: “It is only we, with out capacity to love, that give meaning to an indifferent universe. And yet, most human beings seem to have the ability to keep trying
  80. HUM/205

    Please post a 150- to 300-word response to the following question by clicking Reply. What is the relationship between spirituality and Gothic architecture? In what ways does Gothic architecture display this time period as an Age of Faith? What other
  81. Grammar ~CHECK MY WORK PLEASE~

    THE STARS NEXT TO IT ARE MY ANSWERS!! Select the answer that correctly identifies the part of speech of the italicized word or words in each sentence below. The words are with all big letters. YET, OH, SUDDENLY, BEFORE, THROUGH, OUTSIDE 1) The movie was
  82. sports

    I want to know about cricket sport. Can you tell me something about cricket sport. What do they do.. how they play it. The "sport called cricket" is better phrasing, not "cricket sport" -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cricket =)
  83. english

    Identify the simple predicate in the following sentence. Our basketball team will play against Wilson High School on Friday night.
  84. Intergated chemistry/physics

    The Lamborghini Diablo sports car can accelerate from 0 kilometers/hour to 99.2 kilometers/hour in 4.0 seconds. What is the acceleration of this car in kilometers/hour^2. (hint: you must convert 4.0 seconds before putting it into the equation.)
  85. Arcetype journey - lion king

    What in the world is archetype journey? please someone explain, thanks! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Board. Begin with the word "architype" and here is the definition: the original pattern or model of which all things of the same type are
  86. college

    200- to 300-word response addressing the following questions: o What everyday changes, if any, might you make to increase the amount of energy expended in your day-to-day activities? o What types and amounts of exercise would work best for you? o Can the
  87. Literature-Help me Ms. Sue

    What does the word mimetic tell us about the difference between novels and most of the literature of the 1800s? A. Novels present fantasy as reality. B. The authors were new and unknown C. Novels presented common things in new ways. D. Novel were unique in
  88. English 4

    Describe the tone of the final line in “Anthem for Doomed Youth.” What specific words help to establish this tone? The speaker ends with an image of blinds being drawn before dark. That word "slow" reflects the way the poem has been slowing down
  89. English 101

    A question of faulty parallelism 1)) Activities on Wednesday afternoons include fishing trips, dance lessons, and computers. 2)) Hannah told her rock climbing partner that she bought a new harness and of her desire to climb Otter Cliffs. Did you read
  90. eth 125

    t a 200- to 300-word summary of a current issue between Native Americans and the federal government. Identify the legislation that you think is linked to the issue, and explain why you think there is a connection. Consult the National Congress of American
  91. Algebra

    Please help me to to solve this quadratic equation word problem. Here is the question: Studying Microgravity. NASA'S Glen Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, has a 435-foot drop tower that begins on the surface and descends into Earth like a mineshaft. How
  92. Finance:capital budget

    I am suppose to write a 1400 word paper based on the purchase of three new trucks costing $30,000 each and $10,000 of equipment for each one, with the life expansion of the trucks to be 5 years by calculating the firms' required return using the capital
  93. English

    1) The poet's initial mood Or state? of solitude turns into happiness 2) The flowers are introduced/described in the first stanza ( can you use PRESESENTED???) 3) Nature is presented as something positive, as a friend and a comforter to man (is it correct
  94. com155

    • Post your three paragraphs as Microsoft® Word attachments. The paragraphs are as follows: o The corrected version of the paragraph submitted to WritePoint o The paragraph describing feedback from WritePoint o The paragraph in which you talk about your
  95. Math

    Word Decimal fraction 50 .50 1/2 hundredths 20 .20 1/5 hundredths 25 .25 1/4 hundredths 75 .75 3/4 hundredths 60 .60 3/5 hundredths Am I right???
  96. physics

    In a game of basketball, a forward makes a bounce pass to the center. The ball is thrown with an initial speed of 3.1 m/s at an angle of 15.0° below the horizontal. It is released 0.82 m above the floor. What horizontal distance does the ball cover before
  97. English (Check)

    As you read these sentences from Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God, use context clues to determine the meaning of each italicized word. Write your definition on the lines provided, along with an explanation of how you used context clues to help
  98. Algebra Word Problem

    COULD SOMEONE PLEASE HELP ME WITH THIS !!!!!!!!!! The base of a triangle is 3cm greater than the height. The area is 44cm^2. Find the height and length of the base. The height of the triangle is_______ cm The base of the traingle is_______cm
  99. philosophy

    This is a prompt that I have to write a 600-900 word response on. I have some ideas of what to talk about/address in regards to the prompt below such as answering if I believe in a supreme Being, then talking about how going to church has influenced my
  100. physics

    can some one help me with coming with a better way to word theses annswers. As the angle increases, what happens to the tension in the string? *the the tension in the string will get tighter or larger for t1 What would you have to do to the angle to make