# Laurie expects to make \$100,000 in 2007. Her social security tax rate is 6.20% up to the wage base, Medicare is 1.45%. How much FICA is Laurie expected to pay for the year

75,574 questions, page 166
1. ## math

the probability that a radomly chosen potential customer will make a purchse is 0.20if a sales man calls on 6 customers .what is the probabilty they will make exactly 4 sales

asked by collins on May 8, 2013
2. ## science

Amy needs 5.0 V for some integrated circuit experiments. She uses a 7.5 V battery and two resistors to make a voltage divider. One resistor is 310 . She decides to make the other resistor smaller. What value should it have?

asked by Aimee on October 22, 2011
3. ## poetry titles?

I got an assignment to make up my own poem following the same pattern as in Lorrie Moore's "How to Talk to Your Mother (Notes)" I used the same timeline pattern but with my own life and i need to make up a title for it. Any ideas?? thanks :)

asked by christina on September 7, 2008
4. ## physics

Amy needs 5.0 V for some integrated circuit experiments. She uses a 7.0 V battery and two resistors to make a voltage divider. One resistor is 360 . She decides to make the other resistor smaller. What value should it have?

asked by Selena on April 2, 2012
5. ## Medical Codding and Billing

Will someone please help me with these two question. #1 You're an inpatient coder in a hospital. You've just coded a Medicare Part A record with a diagnosis-related group (DRG )reinbursement of \$12,000. You notice in the hospital's computer billing system

asked by Kay on December 5, 2009
6. ## Social Studies

Why did the king issue the proclamation of 1763? A. to enforce tax on sugar B. to establish british soldiers in the colonies C. to encourage settlements of lands west of the applachian mountains D. to prevent further conflict with native americans over

asked by Amber on October 20, 2015
7. ## math

or each month jack works he earns an increase or raise of \$. 05 on his hourly pay if he has already worked for three months, which shows his 4th month's hourly rate in terms of his first month's hourly rate?

asked by dani on January 31, 2012

(I have no idea how to even approach this question. Can anyone please help me?) Some people have proposed that the earth could solve its population problem by shipping people off to space colonies, each containing about 10,000 people. Assuming that we

asked by Eva on February 25, 2011
9. ## Algebra1

Please let me know if these are correct. 1. Find: 10% of 30 3 2. Find: 10% of 100 10 3. Find: 20% of 50 10 4. Find: 20% of 100 20 5. Find: 50% of 50 25 6. Find: 150% of 300 450 7. Find: 15% of 56 8.4 8. Find: 27% of 92 24.84 9. Find: 32.8% of 106 34.768

asked by y912f on June 10, 2010
10. ## Maths

A water tank has the shape of a rectangular prism of base 50 cm2. This tank is being filled at the rate of 12 liters per minutes. Find the rate at which the height of the water in the water tank increases; express your answer in millimeters per second. I

asked by Elise on July 14, 2015
11. ## math 11

Calculate the interest due on the following credit card balances. a)An unpaid balance of \$1623.53 at a rate of 19.50% for 21 days. b)An unpaid balance of 2639.99 at a rate of 22.95% for 30 days.

asked by krystal on April 9, 2012
12. ## Chemistry

Given that the initial rate constant is 0.0190s−1 at an initial temperature of 22 ∘C , what would the rate constant be at a temperature of 190 ∘C for the same reaction described in Part A? Activation Energy 32.4kJ/mol

asked by Anonymous on February 12, 2015
13. ## calc

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 16 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by Anonymous on March 13, 2011
14. ## calculus

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.2 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by remy on May 14, 2012
15. ## Algebra II

The future value of \$6000 invested for 5 years at rate r, compounded annually, is given by S=6000(1+r)^5. Find the rate r, as a percent that gives a future value of \$8415.31. Round to the nearest whole percent.

asked by Shay on July 7, 2011
16. ## math

juan travels at the rate of 30miles per hour for 4 hours. He then return over the same route in 3 hours.What was his average rate for the return trip in miles per hour a-22 1/2 b-34 2/7 c-35 d-36 e-40 answer: f-40

asked by AnOnYmOuS1 on September 1, 2010
17. ## Calculus

As an ice cube melts its surface area in decreasing at a rate of 6 cm^2 / sec. Find the rate at which the length of each side is decreasing at the moment when each side has length 2 cm.

asked by Daniel on December 11, 2015
18. ## Math

Jennifer rode her bike to the store at a rate of 15 mph. She rode back home at a rate of 10 mph. How far is it to the store if the round trip takes an hour?

asked by Joe on April 19, 2015
19. ## Geography

Hot air balloon A is raising upward at a rate of 10.0 m/s. A passenger aboard balloon A observers balloon B going down at a relative rate of 12.5 m/s. What is the velocity of balloon B relative to the group?

asked by Maricela on January 19, 2016
20. ## Word Problem-Calculus

A spherical balloon is being inflated in such a way that its radius increases at a rate of 3 cm/min. If the volume of the balloon is 0 at time 0, at what rate is the volume increasing after 5 minutes? my answer is 45 cm/min. is this right. thanks

asked by Mark on March 14, 2013
21. ## Calc

A beach ball is deflating at a constant rate of 10 cubic centimeters per second. When the volume of the ball is 256/3(pi) cubic centimeters, what is the rate of change of the surface area? (S=4(pi)r^2 and V=4/3(pi)r^3)

asked by Riley on December 22, 2014
22. ## math

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.2 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 12 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by jin on August 27, 2010
23. ## math

Calculate the interest due on the following credit card balances: A) An unpaid balance of \$1629.53 at a rate of 19.50% for 21 days B) An unpaid balance of \$2639.99 at a rate of 22.95% for 30 days.

asked by Eeyore on April 16, 2014
24. ## related rates

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by james on October 24, 2011
25. ## math

Paul reads a 40 page book in 30 minutes. (a) What is Paul's reading rate of pages per miunute? (b) If he continues to read at the same rate, how many pages will he read in 3.5 hours?

asked by Mike on January 18, 2010
26. ## unit rates

what is a unit rate and 7 facts bout them??? http://www.eduplace.com/math/mathsteps/6/e/ http://www.aaaknow.com/rat-unit-rate.htm

asked by dezy on December 19, 2006
27. ## CAL

(1 pt) A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.3 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 8 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by lan on July 10, 2011
28. ## Math!

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.4 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 10 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by <3 on June 4, 2009
29. ## Chemistry

The rate constant for a certain reaction is = 4.30×10−3 s^-1. If the initial reactant concentration was 0.400 M , what will the concentration be after 19.0 minutes? Rate would be first order therefore I used. A=A initial*e^-kt I keep getting .0030 M but

asked by Joanna on January 31, 2010
30. ## Algebra II

The future value of \$6000 invested for 5 years at rate r, compounded annually, is given by S=6000(1+r)^5. Find the rate r, as a percent that gives a future value of \$8415.31. Round to the nearest whole percent.

asked by Shay on July 7, 2011
31. ## Math - Related Rates

Air is being pumped into a spherical balloon at a rate of 2 cubic meters per minute. At what rate is the radius changing when the volume of the balloon is 36pi cubic meters?

asked by Sophie on February 22, 2017
32. ## FINANCE 200

You receive \$5000 three years from now. The discount rate is 8 percent. What is the value of your investment two years from now? (Multiply 5000 by .926 (one year discount rate at 8%) Will it be worth \$9,260?

asked by Rmz on December 11, 2009
33. ## calculus

A spherical snowball is placed in the sun. The snowball melts so that it's surface area decreases at a rate of 2 cm2 /min. Find the rate at which the diameter decreases when the diameter is 8 cm

asked by Jocelyn on October 24, 2014
34. ## Math

Calculate the interest due on the following credit card balances: A. An unpaid balance of \$1629.53 at a rate of 19.50% for 21 days; and B. An unpaid balance of \$2639.99 at a rate of 22.95% for 30 days.

asked by PinkFloyd on May 12, 2014
35. ## math

the trip took 2 hours longer to cover the 160 miles than it took to come back. if the total time of the round trip was 6 hours, what was the rate going and what was the rate coming back?

asked by fred on July 13, 2013
36. ## biology

A Scientist gradually increases the amount of carbon dioxide available to a plant. The plants rate of photosynthesis increases at first, but then levels off. What else might the plant need to further increase its rate of photosynthesis?

asked by Ashley on February 16, 2008
37. ## math

An elastic spherical ballon is being blown up so that the radius is increasing at a rate of 1cm/sec. Calculate the rate at which the volume of the ballon is increasing when the radius is 5cm

asked by Prince on April 21, 2016
38. ## Calc

A spherical snowball is melting in such a way that its diameter is decreasing at rate of 0.3 cm/min. At what rate is the volume of the snowball decreasing when the diameter is 13 cm. (Note the answer is a positive number).

asked by Cc on November 20, 2015
39. ## Calc

A spherical snowball is placed in the sun. The snowball melts so that it's surface area decreases at a rate of 2 cm2 /min. Find the rate at which the diameter decreases when the diameter is 8 cm.

asked by Jocelyn on October 24, 2014
40. ## World history; Check:P

1.What methods did the Assyrians use when they attacked enemy cities? They captured 46 towns, by consolidating ramps to bring up battering rams, by infantry attacks, breaches and siege engines. 2.How did the Royal Road help Darius maintain control over his

asked by Victoria on January 18, 2013
41. ## Corporate Finance

Bond price: Briar Corp is issuing a 10-year bond with a coupon rate of 7 percent. The interest rate for similar bonds is currently 9 percent. Assuming annual payments, what is the present value of the bond? (Round to the nearest dollar.) \$990 \$872 \$1,066

asked by Judy on April 11, 2014

I completed a problem where there was a \$7855.00 note at the bank that charges a 14.3 % discount rate. The loan is for 190 days. I found the proceeds to be \$7268.31 and the effective rate charged by the bank to be 15.29 %. How do I determine how much money

asked by Wanda on April 13, 2010
43. ## math

1. The sales tax in TN on nonfood items is 7%. Which equation shows the relationship of the price of an item p to the total cost of c? A) p=1.07c B) c=1.07p C) p=7c D) c=7p I think the answer is D. 2. Which relation is not a function? A) y=3x2 B) y=1x+31

asked by Hayley on April 15, 2012
44. ## MATH......

Please show your work... How do you do this? I do not get how the answer is c(m)=0.9+0.6(5m-1) especially where 5m-1 comes from...please explain. A taxicab charges \$.90 for the first 1/5 mile and \$.60 for each additional 1/5 mile. If a customer rides in

asked by Anonymous on August 11, 2013
45. ## Science Help Practice

Calculate the speed of an 90,000 kg airplane with a kinetic energy of one billion Joules. What is the mass of a car that has a kinetic energy if 4,320,000 J moving at 23 m/s? My answer to number 1= 149.07 second one- not sure. I looked up the internet for

asked by Anon on August 18, 2017
46. ## math

Net worth. Melanie's house is worth \$125,000, but she still owes \$78,422 on her mortgage. She has \$21,236 in a savings account and \$9,477 in credit card debt. She owes \$6,131 to the credit union and figures that hers cars and other household items are

asked by Aretha Siggers on December 10, 2010
47. ## Finance

Calculate the project’s initial Time 0 cash flow, taking into account all side effects.? This will be a five-year project. The company bought some land three years ago for \$4.2 million in anticipation of using it as a toxic dump site for waste chemicals,

asked by Cheryl on November 23, 2013
48. ## CHEMISTRY

1. Not sure of how to do the calculations... Make a 0.200 m solution of NaCl in a 100. mL volumetric flask. ... Solution A's question or statement is the same but with M (molarity) Is this right? The small m means molality. If it were changed to capital M,

asked by Allison on February 3, 2017
49. ## Chemistry

1. Not sure of how to do the calculations... Make a 0.200 m solution of NaCl in a 100. mL volumetric flask. ... Solution A's question or statement is the same but with M (molarity) Is this right? The small m means molality. If it were changed to capital M,

asked by A on February 2, 2017
50. ## Response to DWRLS

I am still on this weight and elevation question. w=Cr^2 for r= r= quare root c/w Suppose that an object is 100 pounds at sea level. find the vlaue of C tat makes sense. Sea level is 3963 miles from the center of the earth. Wouldn't this be 100=C/(3963)^2

asked by Marysvoice on January 29, 2008
51. ## Computer

Home work:- Write a program to read 5 records consists of first name, last name, id and grade. Assign the grade according to the following specifications: 0

asked by Bano on March 20, 2014
52. ## Chemistry

I'm supposed to do this for an organic chemistry prelab. I've read my books and tried Googling everything possible, but I still don't know how to set this up. Please help! The solubility of a certain compound in ice-cold water is 0.18g in 100 mL. Its

asked by Katy on September 29, 2011
53. ## Algebra 2

~Solving inequalities~ Hello everybody :-) I'm pretty good at Algebra, and always have been... but I am not so great when it comes to word problems. Here is what I need help with: >>> The length of a rectangular yard is 50 ft., and it's perimeter is less

asked by James on August 27, 2008
54. ## math

If a plant has a linear growth rate and 1 day after planting is 2x+4 and day four is 4x+8 Wgat is the growth rate?

asked by sha on May 21, 2014
55. ## Math

The monthly inflation rate for the geometric mean for the past 60 months? How does the geometric mean compare to the inflation rate?

asked by Leilani on November 19, 2016
56. ## math

Is the only difference between a ratio and a rate in a ratio the units are the same so they cancel out and in a rate they are different so they don't cancel out and so you have to show them?

asked by Sami on January 19, 2016
57. ## Calculus

y = f(x) = x^2 - 6 x (a) Find the average rate of change of y with respect to x in the following intervals. from x = 2 to x = 3 from x = 2 to x = 2.5 from x = 2 to x = 2.1 (b) Find the (instantaneous) rate of change of y at x = 2.

asked by Anonymous on June 6, 2013
58. ## MAATH!!

The formula rt = d is used to calculate distance if you know the rate and time. What is the equation for finding the time when given the rate and distance? • rd = t • d/r = t • r = td • r/d = t

asked by Agala on March 20, 2017
59. ## chemistry

Consider the reaction 2 X2Y+Z2 ⇌ 2 X2YZ which has a rate law of rate= k[X2Y][Z2] Select a possible mechanism for the reaction.

60. ## calc rates

the radius, r, of a circle is growing at a rate of 3 cm/s. Find the rate of change of the area of the circle when the radius is 5 cm

asked by Anonymous on April 14, 2015
61. ## math

james reads at a rate of 4 pages every 6 minutes. how long will it take him to read 32 pages if he reads at the same rate?

asked by Anonymous on March 19, 2012
62. ## math

a person climbs to the top of the mountain at a rate of 1.5 kl/hr and down the same way at at rate of 4.5 kl/hr. If he was gone for 6 hours, how far did he travel from the top of the mountain ?

asked by Nathaniel on September 17, 2009
63. ## rate constant

A reaction has a rate constant of 1.25×10−4 at 28 and 0.227 at 77. Determine activation barrier for reaction What is the value of the rate constant at 18?

asked by charlie on February 10, 2013
64. ## accounting

Jan Nab is the sole owner of Deer Park, a public camping ground near the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Jan has compiled the following financial information as of December 31, 2010. Revenues during 2010—camping fees \$140,000 Market value of

asked by apryl on October 6, 2011
65. ## maths

Fahrenheit Celcius Boiling point of water 212° 100° Freezing point of water 32° 0° Absolute zero –459.6° –273.1° a. To convert from Fahrenheit to Celsius, subtract 32 and multiply by 59 . Write a formula to describe this relationship. Define any

asked by Esthela angel on October 18, 2018
66. ## Biomass increase !

Can anyone help please, Can anyone help me to calculate the increase in biomass in each of the three groups, Field mice Ingested 107Kj m-2 y-1 and lost 105 kj m-2 y-1 in respiration & faeces Grasshoppers ingested 444 kj and lost 374.3 kj and small birds

asked by Freddo on December 30, 2006
67. ## Chemistry

You have a solution that contains 5.0 grams of oxalic acid dissolved in 150 mL of water. This solution is placed in a separatory funnel, and the 100 mL of diethyl ether is added to the separatory funnel and an extraction is performed. Use the following

asked by BOB on October 11, 2011
68. ## Algebra

Amir has \$100 and is saving \$5 per week to buy a new DVD player. Pete has \$80 and ius saving \$7 per week to buy the same DVD player. Which system of equations can be used to find w, the number of weeks it would take them to have m, the money needed to buy

asked by Toby on March 30, 2007
69. ## math

Anna bought a strip of fabric 10 yd long. She needs a 1 and 1/3 yd piece to make a pillow. How many pillows can Anna make? 10/1 * 3/4 = 7.5

asked by katie on October 11, 2016
70. ## basic design

i feel difficulty ... how do i make design on emphasis? how do i make design on symetry? please send me some picture for refrence.

asked by zaeem on April 5, 2009
71. ## Math

Becky used 5 teaspoon mustard to make 32 ounces of potato salad how many teaspoons of mustard does she need to make four pounds?

72. ## Essay

Make A Difference Essay; Hook: "We cannot do everything, but we can do something." states Dillon Burroughs Transition: (Do I need one or is this okay?) Thesis: I believe everyone can make a difference.

asked by Navpreet on March 11, 2014

Joshua has 3 yards of ribbon. He needs 1/4 yard to make 1 bow. How many bows can Joshua make? Break down problem.

asked by Hezekiah on February 4, 2013
74. ## Math

If twenty people in a factory make 43 shoes in [(3)^.5] / 2 hours, then how many shoes do they make in an eight hour day? 397?

asked by Jarrod on April 10, 2012
75. ## English

Which verb should I use and why? Either the wild dogs or the baboon makes or make that howling sound. I think since dogs is plural it should be make?

asked by Kelly on February 9, 2014
76. ## Math

Make a conjecture about the next item in each sequence. 1.4,6,9,13,18 -I know that from 4 to 6 they added 2 and then from there each time the number you add is 1 more than the last one, but I don't know how to make a conjecture. Thanks

77. ## math

How many different triangles can you make with a perimeter of 12 units And also use integer values for the length of the sides to investigate how to make up your triangles

asked by JBeeee on March 8, 2015
78. ## math

marita orders 12 yards of material to make banners. If she needs 1 foot of fabric for each banner, how many banners can she make?

asked by dante on May 23, 2012
79. ## acrostic poem

i need to make an acrostic poem using the word SECRETS. it needs to be phrases that all run together to make little poem story thing. HELP!

asked by martha on April 28, 2009
80. ## Math

Mrs. Thomas bought 5 kg of flour. She used 1/5 of it to make muffins and 1/5 of the remainder to make cookies. How much flour did she have left?

asked by Ashli on May 21, 2013
81. ## maths- year 5

If the students were given 80cm square of wooden board to make a box, what is the largest cube they can make with the board?

asked by BRYAN on January 15, 2014
82. ## science

i have to make a solar oven for science class. what are some good materials or ways to make one that would get my oven the hottest?

asked by Anonymous on May 28, 2008
83. ## Geometry measurements

To make each costume for a play, a seamstress uses 3 yards 10 inches of fabric. How much fabric will she use to make 9 identical costumes?

asked by Alexis on April 10, 2017
84. ## Math

You subscribe to a magazine that costs \$26 yearly. You make an initial payment of \$5 and then make three equal payments. How much is each payment?

asked by Holly on September 23, 2009
85. ## Com 155

I would appreciate if someone could look at the assignment I have to complete. I have included the rules I am to follow and the paragraph that I have written • Read two of the five paragraphs on the second page of this appendix. Write a brief paragraph

asked by Debbie on April 22, 2011
86. ## English

1. I tried to make myself at home. 2. I tried to make myself comfortable. ---------- Are both the same? Thank you.

asked by rfvv on April 15, 2014
87. ## science

how do i make use of matter to make an insluator

88. ## Math- HELP

1. Write the fraction or mixed number as a decimal 7/8 A. 0.78** B. 0.875 C. 0.8777 D. 1.875 2. 1 1/2 A. 0.50 B. 1.5** C. 1.05 D. 1.1 3. 4 3/8 A. 0.375 B. 4.35 C. 4.375 D. 4.5** 4. Write the decimal as a fraction or mixed number 0.4 A. 4/100** B. 2/5 C.

asked by Nina on October 9, 2015
89. ## Math

Budget \$80,000 & \$38,000. 25% OF THIS BUDGET WILL BE USED TO RENT BUSINESS SPACE & PAY FOR UTLITIES.Write an algebraic expression that indicates how much money will be spent on business space & utilities. Don't solve. How much money will rent & utilities

asked by Billie on September 27, 2009
90. ## College Algebra

Investment A: \$5,000 invested for 7 years compounded semiannually at 9%. Investment B: \$ 6,000 invested for 5 years compounded quarterly at 4.1%. Find each total for each investment and determine which investment results are greater.

asked by Shawntee on January 6, 2011
91. ## english

how does shifting the point of view [third person to first person] change the effect on the reader It's very confusing. If a story or essay starts out in 3rd person, the reader picks up on that and expects that to continue -- a shift to another POV is

asked by jamey on April 16, 2007
92. ## Chemistry

When a person got onto an airplane, she brought with her a half-full 1.0000 L aluminum water bottle that was closed inside the airport at standard pressure and a temperature of 26.000 C. After the plane takes off and climbs to 36,000. feet, the cabin

asked by anon on March 6, 2017
93. ## math

9.A 10%,100-day note was dated 20 september 1992.the maturity value of the note was \$3083.33.If the note was discounted on 17 november 1992 at 12%,FIND i) the maturity date of the note = 29 december 1992 ii)the face value of the note \$3083.33 =

asked by AMY on May 18, 2014
94. ## math

9.A 10%,100-day note was dated 20 september 1992.the maturity value of the note was \$3083.33.If the note was discounted on 17 november 1992 at 12%,FIND i) the maturity date of the note = 29 december 1992 ii)the face value of the note \$3083.33 =

asked by fizz on May 19, 2014
95. ## math(urgent)

9.A 10%,100-day note was dated 20 september 1992.the maturity value of the note was \$3083.33.If the note was discounted on 17 november 1992 at 12%,FIND i) the maturity date of the note = 29 december 1992 ii)the face value of the note \$3083.33 =

asked by fizz on May 17, 2014
96. ## economic

1 THE COPPERBELT UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS BSP 110 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS 2015 ASSIGNMENT DUE DATE: 4th January 2016 at 10am QUESTION A manufacturing firm in Kitwe has a normal demand curve given by Q = 5,000 – 100P and its total cost curve in the

asked by jojo on January 7, 2016
97. ## economic

1 THE COPPERBELT UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS BSP 110 PRINCIPLES OF ECONOMICS 2015 ASSIGNMENT DUE DATE: 4th January 2016 at 10am QUESTION A manufacturing firm in Kitwe has a normal demand curve given by Q = 5,000 – 100P and its total cost curve in the

asked by jojo on January 6, 2016
98. ## MATH

1) A man has 2 pennies, 3 nickels, 1 dime, and 2 quarters. How many different sums of money can he make using one or more of these 8 coins? a) 8 b) 12 c) 47 d) 77 2) A train left Albany for Buffalo, a distance of 290 miles, at 10:10 am. The train was