Some articles on rate, rates:
... the bloodstream (whether by metabolism or excretion) at a rate proportional to the current concentration, so that they exhibit exponential decay with a characteristic halflife ... removed from the bloodstream at an approximately constant rate ... This rate varies considerably between individuals Another sex based difference is in the elimination of alcohol ...
10% 31.7% (1998) Industrial production growth rate official government estimate 22% (2003 est.) Exchange rates Turkmen manats per US$1 – 5,200 (January ... The official rate has consistently been 5,200 Manat to the dollar ... After denomination of national currency the last official rate is 2.85 manat-1$ ...
... By 2010 estimates, per one thousand population the birth rate is 10.95 births, and the death rate is 6.91 deaths ... the same year, it was estimated that the rate of population growth was 0.404%. 65+ 0.94 Total 1.02 The total fertility rate for 2010 is estimated at 1.56 children born per woman ...
... The internal rate of return (IRR) or economic rate of return (ERR) is a rate of return used in capital budgeting to measure and compare the profitability of investments ... It is also called the discounted cash flow rate of return (DCFROR) or the rate of return (ROR) ... loans the IRR is also called the effective interest rate ...
... GDP - real growth rate -0.43% (in 2006) Inflation rate (consumer prices) 1.1% (2006) Unemployment rate 11.8% (1994 est.) Industrial production growth rate NA% Exchange rates Comptoirs Francais du Pacifique francs (CFPF ... this static link remains true, at the rate of about 119.26 Pacifique franc to one euro (1 euro being exactly 6.55957 French francs) ...
More definitions of "rate":
- (noun): A magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit.
Example: "They traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
- (noun): Amount of a charge or payment relative to some basis.
Example: "A 10-minute phone call at that rate would cost $5"
Synonyms: charge per unit
- (noun): The relative speed of progress or change.
Example: "He works at a great rate"
- (verb): Be worthy of or have a certain rating.
Example: "This bond rates highly"
Famous quotes containing the word rate:
“Whoever thinks his friend more important than his country, I rate him nowhere.”
—Sophocles (497406/5 B.C.)
“If we became students of Malcolm X, we would not have young black men out there killing each other like theyre killing each other now. Young black men would not be impregnating young black women at the rate going on now. Wed not have the drugs we have now, or the alcoholism.”
—Spike Lee (b. 1956)
“Strange that the vanity which accompanies beautyexcusable, perhaps, when there is such great beauty, or at any rate understandableshould persist after the beauty was gone.”
—Mary A. [Elizabeth, Countess Von] Arnim (18661941)