Locate this ul under its parent li cross browser

Please view this page http://www.3marulanway.com.au/
the sub menu showing needs to be under its parent list item Questions/Answers. even if I re size the window.

I included the html code and the css code below


<%@ Master Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="true" CodeFile="Default.master.cs" Inherits="MasterPage" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">

<head id="Head1" runat="server">
    <asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="HeaderContent1" runat="server">        
    <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8" />
    <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="http://yui.yahooapis.com/2.7.0/build/reset/reset-min.css" />
    <link href="styles/masterStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" />
    <script src="jScripts/jquery-1.3.2.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <% if(false) { %>
    <script src="jScripts/jquery-1.3.2-vsdoc2.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
    <% } %>    
    <script src="jScripts/master.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<noscript><h2>Sorry, this page requires javascipt.</h2></noscript>
<div id="outer">
    <div id="topMenu">
    <ul id="menu">
        <li><a href="Default.aspx">PhD Tutoring</a></li>
        <li class="show" ><a href="specials.aspx" title="Specials offers">Free trial !</a></li>
        <li><a href="opportunity.aspx" title="employment and investors">Opportunity</a></li>
            <a href="#">Questions/Answers</a>
            <ul class="subMenu"><span>
	            <li><a href="pink_blue_slip.aspx">Year 7-10 Mathematics</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_service.aspx">HSC/Prelim Standard English</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_repair.aspx">HSC/Prelim Advanced English</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_report.aspx">HSC/Prelim Maths</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_electrical.aspx">HSC/Prelim Maths Ext 1</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_air_condition.aspx">HSC Maths Ext 2</a></li>
	            <li><a href="auto_lpg.aspx">HSC/Prelim Chemistry</a></li></span>
        <li><a href="login.aspx">My Account</a></li>
        <li><a href="contactUs.aspx">Contact Us</a></li>
    </ul>  <!-- end of ul#menu -->  
    <div id="bannerBG">PhD Tutoring</div>
    <div id="brand_logo"></div>     
    <div id="mainContent">
        <div id="rightCol">
                <asp:ContentPlaceHolder ID="CPH1" runat="server"></asp:ContentPlaceHolder>


div#outer{text-align: left; position: relative; width: 100%; overflow: auto; top: 0px;}
div#topMenu ul{text-align:center;}
div#topMenu ul li{ display:inline;}
ul#menu{background-image: url('../images/graySlice.jpg'); width: 100%; height: 30px; z-index: 1;}
ul#menu, #bannerBG{background-repeat: repeat-x;}
ul#menu li { list-style: none;}
ul#menu a, #footer a {font-size: small; padding:10px 10px; color: White;}
ul#menu li ul.subMenu {text-align: left; position: absolute; width: 13em; z-index: 3; background-color: #666; vertical-align: bottom; }
ul#menu li a {padding-top: 5px;}
ul#menu a:hover{background-color: Black;}
ul#menu li ul li a{display: block;}

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Hi sami,
Please try modifying masterStyle.css with the two css classes as attached below

Add position:relative to ul#menu li, and add left:0 to ul#menu li ul.subMenu

ul#menu li { list-style: none;position:relative;}
ul#menu li ul.subMenu {text-align: left; position: absolute; width: 13em; z-index: 3; background-color: #666; vertical-align: bottom;left:0; }

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samjAuthor Commented:
Thanks for that.

It is almost there. i.e. the subMenu is not under the parent. it is covering the parent. the parent needs to be shown.
That happens in IE.
Try adding a top position to ul#menu li ul.subMenu  as below

ul#menu li ul.subMenu {text-align: left; position: absolute; width: 13em; z-index: 3; background-color: #666; vertical-align: bottom;left:0;top:28px;}

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