# how do you turn a decimal to fractions and percents?

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## Math

When leaned against a vertical structure, a straight ladder can be used safely if its top is no more than 4 above the base of the structure for every foot that the bottom of the ladder is away from the base. How high can a 22-foot ladder safely reach up a

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## Algebra

Hello, I have been trying a few ways to do this problem and am not having success. The sum of four consecutive odd integers is -212. Write an expression for the second, third and fourth odd integers. Use these expressions to write, and solve an equation to

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## Pre-Cal (Math)

An instructor has determined that students' grads on the final exam depend on the amount of time, t, they spend studying for it and can be modeled by the formula g(t)=(21t+10)/(20t+45). Note that the function's output is a fraction or decimal which should

*asked by Gio on February 17, 2016* -
## Math calculus 2

A propane tank is in the shape generated by revolving the region enclosed by the right half of the graph of (4*x^2)+(64*y^2)=144 and the y-axis about the y-axis. If x and y are measured in meters find the depth of the propane in the tank when it is filled

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## maths

Please help with this question.The mean weight of the contents of samples of 30 bags of sugar has standard error 0.008kg.The mean is 1.0042kg.Standard deviation is 0.042kg Choose the option that is closest to the probability, to three decimal places, that

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## Precalculus

A cruise ship sets a course N50°E from an island to a port on the mainland, which is c = 170 miles away. After moving through strong currents, the ship is off course at a position P that is N36°E and a = 90 miles from the island, as illustrated in the

*asked by Anonymous on October 25, 2014* -
## precal

A kite flier wondered how high her kite was flying. She used a protractor to measure an angle of 36 degrees from level ground to the kite string. If she used a full 140-yard spool of string, how high, in feet, was the kite? (Disregard the string sag and

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## Chemistry

A 1.50 g sample of glucose (C6H12O6) is burned in a bomb calorimeter that contains water at 25.0 0C. The heat capacity of the bomb calorimeter is 1046 J/0C. When the glucose is combusted, the temperature of the water rises to 47.4 0C. Calculate the heat of

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## Maths

A flat circular disc, of radius R, can be modelled as a thin disc of negligible thickness. It has a surface mass density function given by f(r,φ) = k(1 - r2/R2), where k is the surface density at the centre and r is the distance from the centre of the

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## Socials=Ms.Sue

The Reign of Terror was a period of violence in the French Revolution, during which thousands of people were executed as enemies of the revolution. In the Reign of Terror, revolutionary leaders began to turn on each other. The Girondins who favoured the

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## chemistry

Can someone help me to check my answer and the way I solve this problem is right or wrong? Determine the energy required to turn a Na metal atom into a gas phase ion (Na+ (g)). Ionization energy of Na(g) 499 kJ/mol Electron affinity of O(g)for2e- 603

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## English

Could you check these few sentences, please? Thank you. 1) What are people intolerant about (is "of" also possible)? 2)They are intolerant about the color of the skin, religion and clothes. 3) They are prejudiced against people of other religions. 4) In

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## Jess

Let f(x)=3x^3 +7.5x +1. In this problem you will estimate f'(3) by computing the average rate of change of f(x)over a small interval. Round your answers to three decimal places. First choose the interval of length .1 with 3 being the left endpoint of the

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## college algebra

One isotope of holmium, 162Ho, has a half life of 22 minutes. The half-life of a second isotope, 164Ho, is 37 minutes. Starting with a sample containing equal amounts, find the ratio of the amounts of 162Ho to 164Ho after one hour. Rounded to three decimal

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## STAT Help Please!

The probability of getting a certain disease is 0.2. A certain test is available which returns a positive result 90% of the time for those with the disease, and a negative result 75% of the time for those without the disease. Compute Pr{Test positive | No

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## 7th grade math help please

12. Which of the following numbers is an example of an integer? square root of five square root of nine one-third 0.8 13. Which number is equivalent to 4/5? 25/100 0.2 16/100 0.8 14. Riding the bus, Jasmine uses two-thirds of her money for bus fare. What

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## STAT

The probability of getting a certain disease is 0.2. A certain test is available which returns a positive result 90% of the time for those with the disease, and a negative result 75% of the time for those without the disease. Compute Pr{Test positive | No

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## calculus

A boat is pulled into a dock by a rope attached to the bow of the boat and passing through a pulley on the dock that is 1 m higher than the bow of the boat. If the rope is pulled in at a rate of 1 m/s, how fast is the boat approaching the dock when it is 7

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## Calculus

The total stopping distance T of a vehicle is shown below, where T is in feet and x is the speed in miles per hour. T = 2.5x + 0.5x^2 Approximate the change and percent change in total stopping distance as speed changes from x = 15 to x = 18 miles per

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## math

Losing your bags during airline travel is not all that uncommon. Recently, an airline was cited for losing customers' baggage 8% of the time. A test is conducted by randomly selecting 20 customers for that airline and observing whether they had lost their

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## economics

In order to have money for their daughter's college education, a young couple started a savings plan into which they made intermittent deposits. They started the account with a deposit of 128.44 dollars (in year zero) and then added 421.97 dollars in year

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## Calculus

The total worldwide box-office receipts for a long-running movie are approximated by the following function where T(x) is measured in millions of dollars and x is the number of years since the movie's release. T(x) = (120x^2)/(x^2 + 4) How fast are the

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## math

Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 272 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5

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## Pre-Algebra 8th grade

I need help with my homework that is due tomorrow. Question 1 (Multiple Choice Worth 1 points) (01.01 MC) Which decimal number best describes the fraction fraction 137 over 6? *** A repeating decimal 22.83 with a bar over 3 A terminating decimal 22.83 A

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## physics

The illustration for this problem is at ds055uzetaobbcloudfrontnet/image_optimizer/142fdba0bc53bb9ae12ecea6de058f57fef01274.png A rope of length 90cm lies in a straight line on a frictionless table, except for a very small piece at one end which hangs down

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## physics

The illustration for this problem is at ds055uzetaobbcloudfrontnet/image_optimizer/142fdba0bc53bb9ae12ecea6de058f57fef01274.png A rope of length 90cm lies in a straight line on a frictionless table, except for a very small piece at one end which hangs down

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## chemistry

What is the percent ionization of a 1.38 mol/L weak acid if its Ka = 2.7 x 10-6? Answer to two (2) decimal places. I know what steps to use but have difficulty applying them to the quesiton Can someone please complete the question for me since there are

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## Algebra 2

An Egyptian Pharoah has ordered the construction of 4 pyramids. The main pyramid will be the tallest, while the other 3 will each be half its height. All 4 must have a height to base length ratio of 2:3. The maximum amount of stone for construction is 30

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## math answer check

Three coins are tossed, and the number of heads observed is recorded. (Give your answers as fractions.) (a) Find the probability for 0 heads. Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. . Your answer cannot be understood or graded. More Information Redone 0/3 was

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## statistics

twenty light bulbs are tested to see if they claims last long as the manufacturers claims they do. three light bulbs failed the test. two light bulbs are selected at random without replacement from this collection of bulbs find the probability that both

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## physics

How do i go about this question? Suppose a car is traveling at 20.0m/s, and the driver sees a traffic light turn red, After 0.530s has elapsed (the reaction time), the driver applies the brakes, and the car accelerates at 7.00m/s2. What is the stopping

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## science please help

So I have to do this project on simple machines. The invention we need to make should have at least 2 simple machines on it. We also have to draw it on posterboard and write a paragraph about it. One more thing is that it must make a person's life easier

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## science

So I have to do this project on simple machines. The invention we need to make should have at least 2 simple machines on it. We also have to draw it on posterboard and write a paragraph about it. One more thing is that it must make a person's life easier

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## Pre calc

A 20-ft ladder is leaning against a building. If the base of the ladder is 7 ft from the base of the building, what is the angle of elevation of the ladder? (Round your answer to one decimal place.) How high does the ladder reach on the building? (Round

*asked by Ruth on April 4, 2017* -
## Calculus

You are in a boat "a" miles from the nearest point on the coast. You are to go to a point Q, which is "b" miles down the coast and 1 mile inland. You can row at 2 miles per hour and walk at 4 miles per hour. If a=3, and b=4, toward what point on the coast

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## statistics

2. Betty, an employee of Shining Sun Daycare Center, read an article in Healthy Child Magazine saying that the average 3-year-old child is 37 in. tall. Betty works with 3-year-olds at Shining Sun, so later that week, she measured the height of each child

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## physics

A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure. The length of the arc ABC is 214 m, and the car completes the turn in 40.0 s (Figure shows coordinate plane with point A on -y axis point C on

*asked by Emily on March 7, 2012* -
## accounting

using the following information, calculate inventory turnover ratio, the average days in inventory, and the gross profit ratio for Howard Company for the year ended december 31, 2011( round to two decimal places) sales $225,00 Cost of goods $175,000 Ending

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## Calc

1. Differentiae each function a) Y=-3x^2+5x-4 b) F(x) = 6/x-3/x^2 c) F(x)=(3x^2-4x)(x^3+1) 2. Determine the equation of the tangent line to the curve y=2x^2-1 at the point where x=-2 3. Evaluate, rounding to two decimal places, If necessary a) In 5 b) b)

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## English

I tried to summarize my rephrase in a few words. Could you please check them? 1) Caliban is kept prisoner in a cave by Prospero. 2) When Prospero interrupts his meal, Caliban curses both Prospero and Miranda and hopes that they will get drenched with the

*asked by Mike1 on April 10, 2011* -
## Finance

Handy Enterprises has gathered projected cash flows for two projects. Year Project I Project J 0 –$215,000 –$215,000 1 104,000 75,000 2 93,000 86,000 3 79,000 96,000 4 72,000 105,000 Requirement 1: At what interest rate would the company be indifferent

*asked by Alec on March 20, 2014* -
## college psyc. statistic

A psychology student wanted to examine the value of predicting GPAs based on IQ scores. She recruited undergraduate students enrolled in an introductory psychology class and administered the IQ test (M = 100.260, SD = 12.985) and requested their GPAs from

*asked by Thomas on November 2, 2008* -
## Probability

placed marbles in a bag. 6 of the marbles are red and 4 of them are yellow. reach into the bag and remove two marbles. a.) i.) What is the probability that both of the marbes you draw out are red? ii.) What is the probability that both of the marbles that

*asked by Jason on December 8, 2014* -
## Math

The decimal number 0.75 means: A. there are seventy-five parts of a whole unit that has 100 parts. B. there are seven-and-a-half parts of a whole unit. C. that a whole unit consists of seventy-five parts. D. seventy-five tenths of a whole unit.

*asked by Loulou on July 14, 2012* -
## Calc

Gloria would like to construct a box with volume of exactly 55ft3 using only metal and wood. The metal costs $12/ft2 and the wood costs $9/ft2. If the wood is to go on the sides, the metal is to go on the top and bottom, and if the length of the base is to

*asked by Coc on November 5, 2015* -
## economics

Jerry is considering buying today a new bond which makes infinite annual payments. In particular the bond pays its holder 557.3 dollars one year from the day of purchase and the annual payment increases by 129.32 dollars each year thereafter. What is the

*asked by Rachel on February 6, 2011* -
## PED 212

All tasks have rules. What is the rule in the example illustrated below? Start with one partner making an underhand serve to the wall. On the rebound, let the ball bounce before the second partner volleys the ball back to the wall. Try to keep the ball

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## Calc

If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with a velocity of 17 m/s, its height (in meters) after t seconds is given by H = 17t − 1.86t^2. (a) Find the velocity of the rock after one second. (b) Find the velocity of the rock when t = a. (c) When will

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## Science...Please help

What is friction? Can you give me some examples? -THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR HELP! friction: Ever have a pinwheel and move it through the wind? Friction makes the wheel turn. Ever on a bike an press the brake? Friction makes the wheel stop. Friction is the

*asked by Hillary on April 16, 2007* -
## Chemistry

Graham's Law predicts that the ratio of the rate of effusion of gas X to the rate of gas Y equals the square root of the INVERTED ratio of their molar masses: Rate of X/Rate of Y = SQRT(My/Mx) What is the ratio of rate of effusion of Helium to Nitrogen

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## Probability

You and a friend play the following game: You pay your friend $3 each turn and then flip a fair coin. It it’s tails, your friend pays you $(2^n), where n is the number of times you’ve flipped the coin, and the game ends. If it’s heads, you have the

*asked by Beena on June 29, 2007* -
## Algebra

How do I do these powers? (2a5)3 So it is really: (2a^5)^3 Raise each inside the parentheses to the third. 23*(a5)3 = ?? I don't get it!Here is what I got: 2*2*2=8(a^8) *Also how do you do the powers for the numbers on here? almost but not quite. 2*2*2 = 8

*asked by Sandro! on November 8, 2006* -
## English

1. The emperor could not get back to the palace. 2. The emperor could not go back to the palace. 3. The emperor could not turn back to the palace. 4. The emperor could not return to the palace. (Are they all grammatical and the same?)

*asked by rfvv on April 5, 2010* -
## Business Maths

May. 10, 2010, Leven Corp. negotiated a short-term loan of $705,000. The loan is due Oct. 2, 2010, and carries a 7.06% interest rate. Use ordinary interest to calculate the interest. What is the total amount Leven would pay on the maturity date?(Use table

*asked by Ekanki on April 24, 2012* -
## science

- Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard

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## scientist

Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard

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## scientist

Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard

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## science

Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard

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## scientist

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## science

1) - Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a

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## SCIENCE

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## ethics

A coworker calls you at 9 a.m. at work and asks for a favor. He is having trouble this morning and will be an hour late for work. He explains that he has already been late for work twice this month and that a third time will cost him four hours of pay. He

*asked by Gurv on November 10, 2006* -
## Organic Chemistry

The preparation of “azo” dyes often does not work well in the laboratory. Although the correct colour is usually apparent, very little product is obtained. Seeing this, a student decides to modify the experimental procedure and obtains a record

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## com 155

Last night I watched a movied called I Spit on your grave. The movie is about a young woman from the city who rents out a cabin in the country to write a book. While traveling up to the cabin she meets a group of gas station attendees who give her

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## Calculus AB

What is the maximum volume in cubic inches of an open box to be made from a 16-inch by 30-inch piece of cardboard by cutting out squares of equal sides from the four corners and bending up the sides? Your work must include a statement of the function and

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## English

Could you please check this paragraph I varied on the tragedy of revenge? Thank you. 1) Shakespeare’s Hamlet shows all the features of the revenge tragedies, whose rules were set by Seneca. In all revenge tragedies a sexual or violent crime is committed

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## physics

A rocket is fired vertically and reaches a speed of 34.3 m/s in half a second. One and a half seconds later the rocket’s speed is 19.6 m/s. Find the acceleration (in m/s2) and initial velocity (in m/s) of the rocket. Complete the equation of motion for

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## math

Consider the normal curve. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) Find the area to the right of z = 0.00. (b) Find the area to the right of z = 1.1. (c) Find the area to the right of z = -1.86. (d) Find the area to the left of z = 1.48.

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## algebra

A jeep is traveling in a straight line across a flat, empty dessert. On a navigational map with a unit representing 1 km, the starting point of the jeep is at (-140, -70) and its destination is at (280,50). There is a refueling depot with an emergency

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## math

A jeep is traveling in a straight line across a flat, empty dessert. On a navigational map with a unit representing 1 km, the starting point of the jeep is at (-140, -70) and its destination is at (280,50). There is a refueling depot with an emergency

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## College Algebra

A sky diver jumps from a reasonable height above the ground. The air resistance she experiences is proportional to her velocity, and the constant of proportionality is 0.23. It can be shown that the downward velocity of the sky diver at time t is given by

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## Algebra

I hope that I am typing this particular problem right because this algebra problem was provided on a chart. However, I can't copy and paste the chart on here. The problem says "The given graph represents the number of active servicemen in the region who

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## statistics

I have got all the other parts but not sure how to come up with this part????In a national survey of 500 business and 500 leisure travelers, each was asked where they would most like "more space."

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## math

could someone please help. given each set of data for ∆ABC: a) solve for b given ∠B=88 degrees,a=31.5m,c=25.6cm b) solve for a given ∠B=66 degrees,∠C=28 degrees,c=11.6cm i) state whether the sine law or cosine law is required to solve the unknown

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## Chemistry; to drwls or drbob

i think i have posted this before except i forgot to put the decimal in the temperature. i was hoping you could help me now that it might make more sense. The total pressure in a flask containing air and ethanol at 25.7 C is 878 mm Hg. The pressure of the

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## Algebra

I am reposting to correct a mistake. I forgot to add a decimal point. An object is fired vertically upward with an initial speed of 68.6 meters/second. After t seconds, the height is shown by y = -4.9 t^2 + 68.6 t meters. Given that this object has an

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## math sos.

dURING THE FIRST PART OF A TRIP, A CONOEIST TRAVELS53 MILES AT A CERTAIN SPEED . The canoeist travels 9 miles on the second part of the tripat a speed 5 mph lower.The total time for the trip is 5 hrs, what was the speed on each part of the trip. The first

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## Calculus

1) Find correct to six decimal places root of the equation cos(x)= x for xE[0, pi/2] using Newton's Method. 2) A triangle has two constant lengths of 10 cm and 15 cm. The angle between two constant sides increases at a rate of 9 deg/min. Find the rate of

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