1. math

    For the following problem we are asked to find an equation for the conic that satisfies the given conditions: 1. Ellipse, foci (0, -1), (8, -1), vertex (9, -1) For the solution I got: [(x – 4)^2]/25 + [(y + 1)^2]/3 = 1 Is this correct?

    asked by suri on October 29, 2007
  2. Dawn Help please

    Students were asked to write an algebraic expression for the sum of three consecutive natural numbers x + (x + 1) + (x + 2) = 3x + 3. Another wrote (x - 1) + x + (x + 1) = 3x. Explain who is correct and why.

    asked by Math 112 on November 9, 2014
  3. Math

    my son was asked to find each product by factoring the tens, and to draw rectangles if needed to on 6x2, 6x20, and 6x200. I'm not sure how to do this. please help me

    asked by Andrew on September 28, 2015
  4. Chemistry

    Okay, I know I asked this before (a while ago), except I lost the link to my original question and the answer to it... What property of liquids and solids is crucial in chromatography?

    asked by Lucy on November 25, 2007
  5. derivative (fg)'

    This problem tests calculating new functions from old ones: From the table below calculate the quantities asked for (fg)'(–2) x 1 –17 0 –2 f(x) 3 –4335 0 0 g(x) 1 –10097 1 –17 f(x) 7 799 0 4 g(x) 3 1767 –1 27 (fg)'(–2) = ??? ty

    asked by ALI on February 22, 2014
  6. va.studies

    in virginia history,when i asked what is being described using the terms that show connection between two places,it is referring to a certain place,that was probobly misworded on my part

    asked by susie on September 8, 2009
  7. language arts

    after which type of assessment will you be asked to set goals for yourself? A quick check B sample work C unit test D pretest

    asked by JACKSEPTICFAN!!! on September 11, 2017
  8. advanced english 2

    I do not know robin, and i do not appreciate writeacher's answer. She is not a lot of help. I only asked for verification of an allusion. thank you for nothing and i will report the sacrasim to someone. I will not be using this site and will not refer

    asked by Cmoney on July 13, 2007
  9. english

    ok in my class we are reading the book called "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton. On my worksheet it asked " what does red ears mean in chapter 3?" PLZ HELP ME!

    asked by sammie doodles :-) on May 1, 2012
  10. English

    When asked whether she had a criminal record, the job applicant felt she had to lie. A. expurgate

    asked by Matt on January 17, 2019
  11. Computer

    Bills manager asked him to send all staff members the direction for checking out the projector.in one to two sentences, describe what bill should do

    asked by Jontasia on November 28, 2017
  12. Science 8

    why is sugar more soluble in water than in canola oil???? in english please ive asked this question and it didn't make sense

    asked by Petra Q. on November 16, 2010
  13. behavioral science

    earlier this morning I posted a word story and asked for help. I do not want answers to this problem. I just need help in selecting strategies. Perhaps a chess player could help me.

    asked by Aria Sequoia on February 28, 2011
  14. algebra 2

    (This homework question was removed due to a copyright claim submitted by NNDS.) I messed this up when I asked earlier is the right answer 3/4 ..please let me know

    asked by hannah on November 19, 2013
  15. 4th grade math

    In helping my 4th grade grandson last night with his math, he had problems like this 93 * 18. I asked what the asterisk meant and he said the teacher said to "figure it out"

    asked by Patricia on January 30, 2013
  16. Probability and Statistcis

    Students from a statistics class were asked to record their height in inches. The heights ( as recorded) were: 65, 72, 68, 64, 60, 55, 73, 71, 52, 63, 61, 74, 69, 67, 74, 50, 4, 75, 67, 62, 66, 80, 64, 65 Find five number summary.

    asked by Anonymous on March 22, 2015
  17. Statistics

    Suppose you are given data from a survey showing the IQ of each person interviewed and the IQ of his or her mother. That is all the information you have. Your boss has asked you to put together a report

    asked by Joanne on May 14, 2014
  18. english

    how do I correctly punctuate ? "Who wants dessert?," Latisha asked us as she walked into the room with a beautiful steaming apple pie. or is it correct?

    asked by greg on May 10, 2011
  19. math

    i already asked this question for how to divide (x^2 +2x) / 2x-1 i need to find the quoyient not how to simplify it. I need to use the quotient in order to graph an oblique asymptote. can it not be divided?

    asked by lyne on November 15, 2009
  20. english

    correct sentence: The detective asked mavis and me a few routine questions. or Tell holly to divide the prize money between you and i. i choose the first one.

    asked by henry on July 17, 2009
  21. "Miss Sue" Cultural Diversity

    May I suggest reading "Working with Children from Culturally Diverse Backgrounds". This should help with some of the Cultural Diversity questions that has been asked on this site. Thank you:)

    asked by Aaron on August 15, 2012
  22. Chemistry

    I believe the question asked to me in class was something like how do you derive the van't hoff factor to find that ln(K2/K1) = -(delta)Hº/R[(1/T2)-(1/T1)] nevermind i found the solution. thanks anyways

    asked by JYD on December 12, 2006
  23. psychology

    Now imagine that you are conducting research on the length of time it takes customers to select items in a grocery store. Assume that your hypothesis is that people will spend more time deciding on more expensive items than on cheaper items. • What might

    asked by krystal on October 30, 2010
  24. English

    Imagine his (plight,ingratitude) penniless unemployed and with a large family to support ingratitude? After so many years of (strife strand) in business,politics, and the family he wants only to retire to the peace and quiet of his ranch strife? I knew

    asked by Jerald on October 16, 2012
  25. Psychology

    Now imagine that you are conducting research on the length of time it takes customers to select items in a grocery store.Assume that your hypothesis is that people will spend more time deciding on more expensive items than on ceaper items.What might be te

    asked by Gwendolyn Towns on October 28, 2010
  26. Math

    Imagine a circle of rope, which has twelve evenly spaced knots tied in it. Suppose that this rope has been pulled into a taut, triangular shape, with stakes anchoring the rope at knots numbered 1, 4, and 8. Make a conjecture about the type of the triangle.

    asked by Mike on November 13, 2017
  27. Math

    Find the exact values for the lengths of the labeled segments a, b and p drawn in green, red, and blue, respectively. Note that r=3 is the radius of the circle, and s=2 is the arc length from the point (3,0) around the circle to the indicated point. (So

    asked by Kayla on March 14, 2017
  28. English

    Hello. I would be very grateful for your help. 1) Please help me with articles. I'm writing about a particular company. Should I use the definite article or no article in the following context: "(the ?) costs are likely to be higher than (the?) revenues".

    asked by Ilma on September 3, 2016
  29. Structures and Functions of the Human Body

    Heart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S. Imagine you are teaching a class on heart health. Identify three main topics you would cover in your class. Then, choose one of the topics and explain in 1-2 paragraphs why it is important to the

    asked by Tina on August 18, 2010
  30. Ela

    Which statement is an opinion? Marco Polo noticed everything from the clothes the people wore to the food they ate. Once in China, the Polos arrived at the palace of the powerful emperor Kublai Khan. It is likely that Marco Polo thought he had seen the

    asked by Loomin on May 24, 2018
  31. Government

    1: Which of the following responsibilities are held by the legislative, rather than executive, branch? (Select 2) A: writing and voting on new laws(my answer) B: providing social programs to citizens C: selecting new judges for federal courts D:

    asked by Lexi on October 4, 2016
  32. apa formatting

    Could you critique my paper I have a list of formatting at the end in those boxes could you identify the basic APA formatting tell me whats wrong or correct in each box. My Paper Judy Student May 18, 2007 Instructor: Alexander Hill Making the decision to

    asked by judy on February 26, 2008
  33. Health & Safety

    I am an instructor at a small college in the UK. The college has recently purchased a multi media (POWERPONT) projector & lap top. I am keen to utilise this new medium in my lectures but in my opinion the college have not provided appropriate facilities to

    asked by Rob on November 4, 2006
  34. English

    An upper-secondary school is a senior high school. Then is a lower-secondary school a junior high school? Where is the expression 'a lower-secondary school' used?

    asked by rfvv on February 8, 2015
  35. Statistics

    Question 1 Use the following research question and data for questions 1 - 6. A researcher is examining the effects of a computer-based training program designed to teach algebra. The researcher randomly selects subjects for two groups and gives one group

    asked by J on October 18, 2008
  36. MATH

    Axia College Material Appendix C Starting a Business Starting your own business can be exciting and daunting at the same time. Businesses use math when managing finances, determining production levels, designing products and packaging, and monitoring

    asked by Anonymous on September 16, 2010
  37. ELA

    In the poems "Concrete Cat", "Haiku", and Limerick", the poets chose different forms to express their thoughts and feelings about the subject. Imagine that their poetic forms changed. How would each poem be different if its form were exchanged with another

    asked by Random on March 30, 2018
  38. English(Essay)

    This is the finished version of my essay from earlier. I'm not sure if it's all the way finished because I have to read it to my group for their point of view. Could someone proofread this for me and give me some tips again? Just don't be too harsh because

    asked by CP on August 28, 2011
  39. English

    Hi. I've been learning some new words and have a question about "demarche". As for its diplomatic meaning, everything is clear, but I don't know how to use its meaning "a statement or protest addressed by citizens to public authorities". Do you think it's

    asked by Kamal on February 7, 2011
  40. Comp. question

    I asked this question today needing input. Some thought I was right. Just needing someone else to give their advice. A __________ is an integral part of the computer hardware,which connects the processor to the hardware. 1 hard drive 2 CPU 3 byte 4

    asked by Shannon on June 12, 2007
  41. essay

    As a immigrant, I know that I have less chance to get into the University of California than other people. But I never give up the thought of getting into UC. As I mentioned before, I have taken as many college prep classes I could to meet the UC's

    asked by JJ on November 30, 2006
  42. Social Studies

    In Athens the system of government became a direct democracy, in which the people participated directly in government. In the Roman republic, citizens participated in government A.in the identical way B.through meetings held in the marketplace C.by taking

    asked by lovelife3 on April 14, 2016
  43. Religion, Help

    Hello again, I hope someone could help me out. I have to work on a paper that uses 2-3 scholarly sources. This is what i have to do or the key elements of the assignment. -I have to trace the lives of Jesus and Mohammed historically -Compare what impact

    asked by Kailin on February 3, 2007
  44. PHI 208

    Hill uses this technique in the middle of the article to examine ideas about the human’s place within nature A)He presents specific factual examples that demonstrate harm to the environment. B)He presents a fictional example of a perfect island. C)He

    asked by Lisa on December 8, 2014
  45. management

    Imagine that you are Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft, and that you are constantly engaged in environmental scanning as part of the planning process. Explain briefly how you would go about doing it. Can you keep track of all aspects of the environment?

    asked by amy on November 19, 2009
  46. s

    In a correlational study a. 1 variable is measured and 2 groups are compared b. 2 variables are measured and 2 groups are compared c. 1 variable is measured and there is only 1 group of participants d. 2 variables are measured and there is only 1 group of

    asked by Lyn on December 23, 2013
  47. English

    Hi I'm doing a mla research paper for my college English class. My topic is What is Lupus? I having a difficult time coming up with a thesis for this topic. If anybody has any ideas please respond. Thanks

    asked by Lakeisha on March 28, 2012
  48. Statistics

    A data contains a random sample of 100 employees with eduation levels. Please construct a 90% confidence interval of the proportion of employees, which is 51 total, who do not have a college degree.

    asked by Bryant on January 26, 2010
  49. Deciding on a H.S. Science Course

    I'm currently a sophomore, and I need to plan a science course for next year. Do you know if colleges require physics? Would a college prefer to see physics on my transcript in oppose to Environmental Sciences or Astronomy? Thanks!!

    asked by Coralie on February 16, 2009
  50. history

    the presidentof the united states is elected by electoral college. what type of system is this? a)dictatorship b)monarchy C)pure democracy d)oliogarchy e)represenative democracy

    asked by jessica on October 3, 2007
  51. Science project

    Hi, can anyone please propose a science project that has to do with bacteria at a high school level. Any will do.The ones I've looked up online are mostly elementary and I had to search up college level ones..which gave the same results.

    asked by Eunice on November 24, 2015
  52. People

    who is a famous person who didn't go to college or didn't graduate high school and is in bad shape because of it. (aka is poor or cant get a job or turned into a criminal etc)

    asked by Samantha on December 12, 2012
  53. Chris: Psy 230

    You've posted your question on the wrong forum. The Jiskha Forum has no connection with Axia or any other college or school. Your post was incomprehensible because we have no access to your class materials.

    asked by Ms. Sue on May 12, 2009
  54. English

    Is this sentence correct? If not, could you point out what part is not correct? As an incentive to attend the local college, our father told my brother and I that we could use his company car for transport.

    asked by Catherine on August 21, 2012
  55. stastistics

    Create a one sample t-test comparing the age of the general population of college students in traditional on-ground universities. Assume the population mean is 21. The numbers are 15, 16, 14, 13, 12, 17, 18,19,11, and 10.

    asked by angela on February 18, 2014
  56. Social Studies

    The president of the United States is elected by the electoral college. What type of system is this? a) dicatatorship b) monarchy c) oligarchy d) pure democracy e) representative democracy

    asked by Barbie on April 30, 2008
  57. American Government

    Which is a constitutional qualification to be president? college educated experience in another political field military experience natural-born citizen of the United States***

    asked by Alice Keign on November 7, 2016
  58. math

    Assume you do not know the population standard deviation. describe how you form a 90% confidence interval to estimate the population mean age for students at Westwood College Online.

    asked by ruby on May 1, 2013
  59. history

    the president of the united states is elected by electoral college.what type of system is this? a)dictatorship b)monarchy c)oligarchy d)pure democracy e)represenative democracy

    asked by JESSICA on December 2, 2007
  60. government

    Some might suggest that the Constitution favoured placing power in the hands of economic elites. Which of the following does NOT fit this argument? A. The Electoral College B. The election of senators C. The Tenth Amendment D. The presidential veto I think

    asked by Carrie on January 6, 2015
  61. eth 125

    how can stereotyping effect group relations? http://www.jiskha.com/search/search.cgi?query=ow+can+stereotyping+effect+group+relations check the first two links. You need to start searching for this information. I suspect you would greatly benefit from that

    asked by ann on July 3, 2007
  62. Physics

    Imagine that if you drop an apple from a certain height, its final speed is 20 m/s when it reaches the ground. If you throw the apple vertically downward from the same height with an initial speed of 20 m/s, what will be its final speed? I tried

    asked by Maddie on October 7, 2013
  63. Credit Cards - Situations

    Here, Im given some lists of situations, and for each situation, Ive got to figure out if using credit would be a wise or unwise decision. Rosy’s car crashes down as she is on a business trip, its going to cost her over $2000 to have it fixed. She does

    asked by Yipee on March 31, 2011
  64. World History Honors

    My assignment: Imagine that Sita, Mahavira, Siddhartha Gautama, Confucius, and Laozi were all invited to dinner at the home of Brahma. Write a 600-word dialogue between them as they argue about what they should eat for dinner and who should sit next to

    asked by mel on August 24, 2011
  65. maths,science, physics

    A mass of 2kg resting on a smooth level table is connected by a light in extensible string passing over a frictionless pulley to a suspended 3kg mass (imagine as shown on the diagram).Find: I.The tension in the string. II. The magnitude of the acceleration

    asked by Oxy on June 5, 2016
  66. math

    A group of hardy trekkers started out on a challenging trek. Their number was less than 100. At night they found a shelter which could just about accommodate all the trekkers. However, in the shelter there were three-tiered bunk beds. Only one trekker

    asked by gayathri on August 13, 2016
  67. Language Arts

    Imagine the plot of the story in which two characters are lost in the mountain's as darkness falls. Which of the following events would intensify the suspense in this story. A. The characters hear a bird singing in the distance. B. One of the characters

    asked by beau on September 16, 2014

    Punctuate and capitalize the following sentences appropriately. 1. the psychiatric resident asked the patient why she came to the hospital to which the patient replied i have no idea ANSWER: The psychiatric resident asked the patient why she came to the

    asked by Leslie-To:Writeacher on July 9, 2011
  69. English

    Read each sentence then write each transitive verb. if a sentence has no transitive verb(direct object) write none. Example: Jamie watered the plants in the sunroom. Answer: watered transitive 1. Molly hammered the final nail hammered Transitive 2.The snow

    asked by Jerald on October 8, 2012
  70. Statistics

    I need help with this please. It is a multiple choice question, so choose one from a,b,c please. I believe the correct is c. What do you think? Ari lives about 10 minutes away from the college to which he intend to attend a summer seminar of 10 weeks.

    asked by Andrew on July 20, 2013
  71. Physics

    Instead of the frictionless wheel in problem 7, imagine that the rope is tied to a frictionless pulley with radius R but an unknown moment of inertia. If the pulley always has half as much kinetic energy as the block, what must be its moment of inertia?

    asked by Matt on November 17, 2015
  72. Math

    I need help with this problem. (Just imagine a small square with 5x-1 at the top of the square, 2x on the left side of the square and in the right hand corner of the square there is a box on the top is a 3 and on the left side is a 2.) You have to figure

    asked by Madeline on March 21, 2009
  73. Math

    Imagine a triangle with a line extending out of it, I know two of the angles are 63° and 60°. I know the missing angle in the triangle is 57. The angle 57 is next to the line with the missing angle. But I am solving for angle m1. How do I solve this or

    asked by Mila on October 18, 2016
  74. physics

    Imagine a grandfather clock. When the clock swings all the way to the right it 'ticks', when it swings all the way to the left it 'rocks'. If you wanted the time between the tocks and ticks, what length should the pendulum be? And, if you took the pendulum

    asked by Sarah on February 1, 2015
  75. Social Studies

    Here's the question i have been struggling with: "Imagine you could go back to the Canada of 1014. What attitudes would you find most difficult to deal with? Why? What specific social values do you hold that would conflict with those commonly held in 1914"

    asked by Joash on September 13, 2016
  76. math

    Andy and Sam are saving money to go on their senior trip. The amount of money that Andy will have at the end of each week, w, can be expressed at A(w) = 20w + 300. The amount of money that Sam will have at the end of each week, w, can be expressed at S(w)

    asked by olivia on December 3, 2012
  77. Statistics

    Which of the following conditions doesn't need to be met before you can use a two-sample procedure? The responses in each group are independent of each other. Each group is considered to be a sample from a distinct population. The same variable is measured

    asked by Stanley on February 3, 2013
  78. Statistics

    Which of the following conditions doesn't need to be met before you can use a two-sample procedure? The responses in each group are independent of each other. Each group is considered to be a sample from a distinct population. The same variable is measured

    asked by Stanley on February 1, 2013
  79. Statistics

    Which of the following conditions doesn't need to be met before you can use a two-sample procedure? The responses in each group are independent of each other. Each group is considered to be a sample from a distinct population. The same variable is measured

    asked by John on February 5, 2013
  80. Statistics

    Which of the following conditions doesn't need to be met before you can use a two-sample procedure? The responses in each group are independent of each other. Each group is considered to be a sample from a distinct population. The same variable is measured

    asked by Stanley on January 29, 2013
  81. math

    In 2000, about 51% of the 280,000,000 US citizens were women. Their median age was 36.6. About how many of these women were younger than age 36.6?

    asked by maria on March 10, 2015
  82. government

    I need to ask at least 10 people the 20 polling questions below for my Government class. However, the one exception is that you must be 18 or older to answer these questions. Thanks for the help! 1. Which of the following statements best reflects your

    asked by Anonymous on March 21, 2008
  83. history

    What was the impact of the Napoleonic Code? It became the set of civil laws adopted throughout Europe and other parts of the world. It was the central method of determining criminal punishment in all French-held territory under Napoleon. It established a

    asked by Bri on March 30, 2018
  84. Social Studies

    what was significant about how the Ku Klux Klan gained power and influence in the south?Choose all that apply. 1. It was often made up of important men in the Southern society 2. it was funded by northern politicians 3. It used fear and cruelty to send

    asked by Anastasia on November 19, 2015
  85. Statistics

    The Tribune claims that the time of travel from downtown to the University via the bus has an average of µ = 27 minutes. A student who normally takes this bus believes that µ is greater than 27 minutes. A sample of six ride times taken to test the

    asked by Stanley on January 25, 2013
  86. CALC -- integrals!

    2. f(x)=e^x for 0

    asked by anonymous on February 26, 2008
  87. Calculus help!

    f(x)=e^x for 0

    asked by anonymous on February 26, 2008
  88. ICT (Programming)

    Based on the table below, Based on the table below, using a CASE structure to display the type of designation when a specific code is entered. CODE TYPE OF DESIGNATION L LECTURER S SENIOR LECTURER D DEAN A ADMINISTRATION (other code) WRONG CODE ENTERED! 4.

    asked by Zee on April 11, 2015

    Is there anyone kind enough to provide any suggestions? I see that others have been responded to at least once and not this one. What is the problem? And if its a matter of not putting a particular subject, than perhaps it should also be addressed to

    asked by Robert on September 5, 2006
  90. Social Studies

    Group of people who were not happy with the Constitution? I think it's Federalists

    asked by Jaycee on January 4, 2012
  91. us history

    Daniel Webster was an outspoken advocate of which group?

    asked by cheila on January 7, 2017
  92. Psychology

    The disavantages of group intelligence tests include that.

    asked by Jane on March 2, 2012
  93. statistics

    what is the variance and standard deviation for the group of numbers: 28 27 48 52 77 29 30 31 60

    asked by Barbara on March 4, 2011
  94. Math

    How do you find the standard deviation of a group of numbers??

    asked by Plz help on May 14, 2019
  95. world history

    What group of people favored cooperation with the Romans?

    asked by jon on February 1, 2011
  96. Group Behavior in Organizations

    Are group or individuals more effective in work environment?

    asked by Anonymous on April 4, 2011
  97. english 1

    what is the term used for the underlined group/unit of lines?

    asked by Rebecca on January 10, 2012
  98. American Government

    What is the largest citizen's group with over 30 million members?

    asked by Evelyn on May 1, 2013
  99. Science

    Which group of organisms includes only multicellular heterotrophs?

    asked by Chicken tenders on October 20, 2016
  100. Chemistry

    why do elements within a group have similar chemical properties?

    asked by Ash on March 23, 2010