St. John's University
The bystander effect refers to the fact that:
a. if one bystander helps in an emergency then no one else will.
b. people are less likely to help in an emergency if there are other people present than if they are alone
c. people who are trained in emergency rescue techniques often forget them when they are bystander
d. if one bystander stares up at the sky and points other passerby will stop and look up too.
EUPHEMISM= a word or phrase intended to soften an unpleasant, embarrassing, or harsh word/phrase.
The sly speaker was clearly "economical with the truth".
This euphemism means
A. the speaker was taking about "economics and truth."
B. the speaker was taking a class in "economics."
C. the speaker was "telling lies."
Nettie's Bargain Clothing is having a huge sale. All shirts are $3 each and all pants are $5 each. You go to the sale and buy twice as many shirts as pants and spend $66.
a) Write a system of equations that models this situation where s = number of shirts and p = number of pants
b) Solve this system using substitution to determine how many of each item you bought. Write your answer in a complete sentence.
You bought pairs of pants and shirts.