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Health
The type of medical professional who makes sure your eyes are healthy and free of disease is a? A.Nutritionist B.oncologist C.ophthalmologist* D.pediatrician

broward college
collagen vascular disease ,affect the protein collagen ,the main component of collagen fibers. predict the possible consequence of defective collagen fibers on specific organs and tissues how would effect of collagen vascular disease that affected only the collagen in ...

Bio
The high temperatures in the desert environment can kill Beetles Large Beedles cannot burrow into the sand to escape the heat. Therefore, fewer of the large Beetles will survive. The Beetles are affected by a deadly disease that spreads rapidly through the desert. Green ...

Bio
Is this considered an adaptive value? Brown beetles are resistant to this viral disease

science
This type of auto-immune disease occurs when the immune system attacks the layer of insulation that surrounds the nerves and slows nerve impulses.

Driver Education (Check)
How would you recognize the signs of a problem drinker, and what you do to help that person? A: You would recognize the signs of a problem drinker by looking for chances in a person’s behavior or life situation such as loss of initiative, frequent lateness or absence from ...

Science Please Help!!!
A woman with a genetic disease marries a man who does not carry the disease. It is not possible for their children to carry the disease. The disease must be a) sex - linked b) recessive c) dominant d) cause by an extra chromosome I think the answer is recessive, can someone ...

social studies
Soon after arriving at Jamestown, the colonists were attacked by the Algonquian natives. Within a month, the colonists built a triangular-shaped, wooden wall to defend their small settlement, which consisted of a storehouse, church, and several houses. Disease, famine, and the...

Statistics
Sickle cell anemia is a genetic blood disorder where red blood cells lose their flexibility and assume an abnormal, rigid, "sickle" shape, which results in a risk of various complications. If both parents are carriers of the disease, then a child has a 25% chance of ...

farm disease
explain the mechanisms as test involved in vaccinating birds against a named disease with special infacises on immunity build up

farm disease
illustrating with two named disease, describe their clinical signs and give confirmative diagnoses of each using pathognomic signs

mathematics
A patient gets tested for a disease. The test is 90% reliable (that is P(testing positive│have disease)=.9 . 2% of the population has this disease. The test gives a false positive 5% of the time (that is P(testing positive│NOT diseased)=.05). What is the ...

Biology
Which parts of Lamarck's theory of evolution are no longer supported today? Choose two of the following. - Organisms change over time - Traits acquired during an organism's lifetime can be passed down to its offspring - War, famine, and disease help keep population growth ...

science
1. The liquid part of the blood is called _____. (1 point) hemoglobin plasma platelets white blood cells 2. Your circulatory system can best be compared to _____. (1 point) gates a net pipes a balloon 3. Which of the following shows the correct order of blood flow? (1 point) ...

science
Which of the following describes Joseph Lister’s role in discovery and prevention of disease? (1 point) recognized the relationship between disease and cleanliness discovered that microorganisms cause disease in humans invented pasteurization developed a series of methods ...

science
Which is not part of your immune system's response to a disease-causing organism? vaccination recognition disposal immunity vaccination right

Science
Which is not part of your immune system's response to a disease-causing organism? Answers: A. Vaccination B. Recognition C. Disposal D. Immunity My answer: D

math(epidemiology)
A population of 100 healthy men was followed for the development of prostate cancer. After being followed for 5 years, 20 men developed prostate cancer. Ten other men were followed for 1 year and then were lost to follow-up. The remaining men who never developed the disease ...

probability
Consider a medical screening excersis for a disease that in the case that indicte that 5 people of 1000 people screenedhave the disease.the screening process is known to give a false positive 3% at times and a false negative 1% at times.what is the probability that a random ...

Language
1 While television can be entertaining and educational, it also has a dark side, especially for children. On average, children spend nearly 4 hours a day watching television. The harmful effects of television viewing far outweigh any benefits. 2 Doing poorly in school is one ...

Health
Long-term stress can lead to: (select 3) A. more frequent illnesses such as colds B. headaches C. heart disease D. self-actualization I think its A,B,C

Language Arts
Chapter I: The Cornerstone of Liberty Three little vessels—the Susan Constant, the Godspeed, and the Discovery—left England in December, 1606, under the command of Captain Christopher Newport, to found a colony on the distant shores of Virginia. Two decades earlier Sir ...

STAT
The probability of getting a certain disease is 0.2. A certain test is available which returns a positive result 90% of the time for those with the disease, and a negative result 75% of the time for those without the disease. Compute Pr{Test positive | No disease}. (Hint: It ...

STAT Help Please!
The probability of getting a certain disease is 0.2. A certain test is available which returns a positive result 90% of the time for those with the disease, and a negative result 75% of the time for those without the disease. Compute Pr{Test positive | No disease}. (Hint: It ...

Probability Questions - STAT
1) The probability of getting a certain disease is 0.2. A certain test is available which returns a positive result 90% of the time for those with the disease, and a negative result 75% of the time for those without the disease. Compute Pr{Test positive}. (Hint: It may be ...

U.S. History
What was one factor that caused the British to surrender at Yorktown? British soldiers were suffering from disease and refused to fight. George Washington's soldiers outnumbered the British soldiers two to one. British troops received a false message from the king that the war...

Social Studies (Check, Please!)
What methods did Hitler use to try to exterminate Europe's Jewish population? A: Hitler used multiple methods to try to exterminate Europe's Jewish population. One method consisted of rounding up Jews, Gypsies, and Slavs from conquered areas, shooting them, and piling them ...

Health 4 questions PLZ HELP MEEEEEEE
1) Which type of fat is not naturally found in foods and should be very little in your diet? A. Monounsaturated fat B. Saturated fat C. trans fat*** D. Unsaturated fat*** ( I can choose between D and C) 2)Trans fat can be best limited in the diet by_______ A. drinking low-fat ...

Health
1) Which type of fat is not naturally found in foods and should be very little in your diet? A. Monounsaturated fat B. Saturated fat C. trans fat*** D. Unsaturated fat*** ( I can choose between D and C) 2)Trans fat can be best limited in the diet by_______ A. drinking low-fat ...

Social sudies
What was the purpose of the Missouri Compromise? A) It was an attempt to annex new territories from Mexico. B) It was an attempt to abolish slavery in the United States. C) It was passed to force South Carolina to secede from the Union. D) It was an attempt to balance ...

Health
This type of auto-immune disease occurs when the immune system attacks the layer of insulation that surrounds the nerves and slows nerve impulses. A. asthma B. allergies C. multiple sclerosis D. rheumatoid arthritis

Health
Which of the following is a controllable risk factor of acquiring a non-communicable disease?

Language Arts
1. Which sentence contains an opinion? (1 point) Thomas Jefferson supported American independence from Great Britain. He was a lawyer in his home state of Virginia. Jefferson authored the Declaration of Independence, the most important document in history.•• He became the ...

englisn
I have to choose a Statement the other sentences are support for that point 1. Chemicals in dark chocolate helps protect the arteries form heart disease 2. Dark chocolate can be good for the human body 3. Dark chocolate contains ingredients that fight depression 1. A health ...

Biology Check my work please
The Hershey-Chase experiment proved that DNA was the hereditary material because. a) radioactive phosphorus in viral proteins was shown not to enter bacterial cells b) radioactive phosphorus in viral DNA was shown to enter bacterial cells **** (my choice) c) radioactive sulfur...

biology check answers please
The Hershey-Chase experiment proved that DNA was the hereditary material because. a) radioactive phosphorus in viral proteins was shown not to enter bacterial cells b) radioactive phosphorus in viral DNA was shown to enter bacterial cells **** (my choice) c) radioactive sulfur...

Physical Education 16-20
16. Identical twins often have similar interests even if they were not raised together. This shows how _______ influences personality development. modeling. a peer group. the environment. heredity.•• 17. People who lack self-respect likely have (1 point) a learned emotion...

Social Studies
What effects did the arrival of Europeans have on native Americans? A the arrival had little effect on native Americans. B Conquest and disease brought by Europeans changed the native american way of life forever C Native Americans and newly arrived Europeans lived in harmony ...

Finance
Life expectancy has risen to 78.3 years according to the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention. The average Roman’s lifespan 2,000 years ago was 22 years. In 1900, a person was expected to live 47.3 years. In 2013, assume you are a 42-year-old Female. It wants me to ...

Health
The three lines of defense your body has against disease include all except? A. physical and chemical defenses B. inflammation C. immune system D. scarring True or false B cells and H cells are two important cells in the immune system that help fight infection. Antibodies are ...

Biology
Tay-Sachs disease is a hereditary disease that kills 1 in 360,000 individuals in the general population. Individuals homozygous for the defective allele have Tay-Sachs disease and die at an early age.Studies show that heterozygous individuals have a higher rate of survival ...

plkz helap
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1. Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely ...

i need help science plz hurry
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1. Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely ...

Geography
Population pyramids display percentages of each age group normally in 10 year increments of males and females. True or false True Which of the following best explains the categories of infectious diseases? 5. Which of the following best explains the categories of infectious ...

health
What are the long-term benefits of smoking cessation? A. Decreased risk of stroke B. Decreased risk of lung and other cancers C. Decreased risk of coronary heart disease D. All of the above

Economics
Secondhand smoke globally kills more than 600,000 people each year, accounting for 1 percent of all deaths worldwide. Researchers estimate that annually secondhand smoke causes about 379,000 deaths from heart disease, 165,000 deaths from lower respiratory disease, 36,900 ...

English
Choose the answer that best matches the word "scourge" Rats were considered the scourge of the Middle Ages. source of all disease cause of trouble or pain*** omen of good fortune sign of a good harvest *** - My Answer

Math
1. Cystic fibrosis (CF), a life-threatening lung disease, is caused from the inheritance of a recessive allele from both parents for the CFTR gene. In order for this disease to manifest itself, one needs to be homozygous recessive for this autosomal gene. According to the ...

Human Growth
Amniocentesis is most often recommended for women: A. under 18 to detect defects and chromosomal Disorders B. over age 35 to detect genetic defects and chromosomal disorders C. who have Tay-Sachs disease to determine whether the baby has Down’s syndrome D. who are between 8 ...

science
Fill in the blank with the word or phrase that best completes the statement or answers the question. 14. The scientific name for a plant that reproduces with flowers is a(n) (1 point) angiosperm* 15. At certain times of the year, the male sage grouse can be seen inflating the ...

terrorism
what are the 3 forms of wool sorters disease

Science
1.)A couple has just learned that their daughter has hemophilia. They already have a son who does not have the disease. What are the genotypes of the couple? Explain your reasoning. ANWSER:They are both likely carriers of the disease, therefore they'd have the recessive gene ...

History
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

History
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

Science
1.)Studies conducted in england during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely expalanation for this difference in hieghts is a difference in A.)Nutrition B.)Family...

History Part2
Fill in the blank with the word or phrase that best completes the statement or answers the question. 14. The scientific name for a plant that reproduces with flowers is a(n) (1 point) 15. At certain times of the year, the male sage grouse can be seen inflating the air sacs on ...

History
1. Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely explanation for this difference in height is a difference in (1 point) A.)nutrition...

science
Studies conducted in England during the industrial revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The most likely explanation for this difference in height is a difference in A) nutrition b) family size...

science
Fill in the blank with the word or phrase that best completes the statement or answers the question. 14. The scientific name for a plant that reproduces with flowers is a(n) (1 point) 15. At certain times of the year, the male sage grouse can be seen inflating the air sacs on ...

History
Which of the following would not be an example of a vectored disease? A. HIV/AIDS has ravished many people in Sub Sahara Africa B. Malaria has affected many people in Southeast Asia C. Yellow Fever has destroyed the lives of many people in the Caribbean D. Cancer has spread in...

social studies
is it possible for a child born to a parent with huntington's disease to not develop the disease later in life

English! HELP!!!
Can you please point out 3 cause and effect sentences in this passage: China Under Attack By Jonathan Miedel, Yough Middle School, Ruffsdale, Pa. Japan attacked China in 1937, launching the second Chinese-Japanese War. At first, Japanese forces overpowered the Chinese. But ...

Science
1. A pea plant with yellow seeds is crossed with a pea plant with green seeds. All of the offspring have yellow seeds. The allele for yellow seeds is A. dominant because all of the offspring has yellow seeds** B. recessive because all of the offspring has yellow seeds C. ...

Social Studies
1. Which period of history was influenced by the classical Greek and Roman works? A) Renaissance** B) Age of exploration C) Technology Era D) Dark Ages 2. Many Native Americans died after the Spanish invasion because of A) loss of homes B) loss of pride C) starvation D) ...

bio (CHECK ANSWERS)
Modern fishing practices threaten biodiversity primarily through the? A)accidental capture of unwanted species B)physical destruction of marine habitats. C)removal of community food supplies D)chemical poisoning of the water I think the answer is c but not sure 2. Which of the...

Gr.11 Biology
In humans, muscular dystrophy is a condition in which the muscles waste away during early life, resulting in death in the early teens. It is due to recessive sec-linked gene. A certain couple have 5 children- 3 boys, ages one, three and ten; and 2 girls, ages five and seven. ...

Science
Connexusacadamy unit test. identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1.Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier ...

SCI/220
You have two relatives both 55 years old and both have always eaten a diet of primarily fast food. One of these relatives has severe heart disease and the other has low cholesterol levels and no sign of heart disease. What is the best explanation for this? these relatives have...

Science
Please help: Observations can lead to hypotheses. Hypotheses can lead to new experimentation. Which best describes an observation and hypothesis that might lead to new experimentation? A. Dr. Sattler discovers a new plant that grows near underwater volcanoes. She thinks the ...

Health
Which of the following secondary sex characteristics do not develop during the teen years? (1 point) development of breasts in girls development of body hair in boys development of ovaries in girls and testes in boys development of acne in boys 2. What is the primary cause for...

Health PLEASE HELP
Hi, can some one check my health answers? I answered all the questions, I would just like some one to check them :) btw I go to connections academy. 1.Which of the following secondary sex characteristics do not develop during the teen years? (1 point) development of breasts in...

bayside hs
One genetic disease was tested positive in both parents of one family. It has been known that any child in this family has a 25% risk of inheriting this disease. A family has three children. The probability of this family having at least two children who inherited this genetic...

college algebra
In Japan, there were 94,848 deaths attributed to heart disease and the population of Japan is about 128 million. If the United States were able to reduce its number of deaths to be proportional to that of Japan, about how many deaths due to heart disease would be expected? (...

college algebra
In Japan, there were 94,848 deaths attributed to heart disease and the population of Japan is about 128 million. If the United States were able to reduce its number of deaths to be proportional to that of Japan, about how many deaths due to heart disease would be expected? (...

Statistics
. Wildlife biologists inspect 153 deer taken by hunters and find 32 of them carrying ticks that test positive for Lyme disease. a) Construct and interpret a 90% confidence interval for the percentage of deer that may carry such ticks. Show all work and formulas. b) If the ...

college algebra
According to the CDC there were 597,689 deaths in the US in 2010 attributed to heart disease. Given that the US population in 2010 was close to 308 million, what was the death rate per capita for heart disease in the US for 2010? (round to five decimal places)

Biology (Genetics)
How would you solve these problems? I am confused about what it is asking and how to start it. A step by step process with explanation would be greatly appreciated. Also, are there any simple ways to work out the problems without getting confused, or is there a way to know ...

Health
3. During adolescence, your self­esteem may influence you to choose other friends or reject the friends you’ve had for years. true* false 4. Which of the following behaviors might help you maintain good emotional and mental health? (Pick 2) keeping a journal of your ...

Health
Which of the following secondary sex characteristics do not develop during the teen years? (1 point) development of breasts in girls development of body hair in boys development of ovaries in girls and testes in boys development of acne in boys 2. What is the primary cause for...

Health
Which of the following secondary sex characteristics do not develop during the teen years? (1 point) development of breasts in girls development of body hair in boys development of ovaries in girls and testes in boys development of acne in boys 2. What is the primary cause for...

Health
Which of the following secondary sex characteristics do not develop during the teen years? (1 point) development of breasts in girls development of body hair in boys development of ovaries in girls and testes in boys development of acne in boys 2. What is the primary cause ...

Math
What is the probability that a randomly selected man between the ages of 55 and 64 does not have this disease

Math
What is the probability that a randomly selected man between the ages of 55 and 64 does not have this disease

MATH ALGEBRA
The Forever Green Nursery owns 7000 white pine trees. Each year the nursery plans to sell 12% of the trees and to then plant 600 new ones. a. Find the # of trees owned by the nursery after 10 year b. Find the # of trees owned by nursery after many years and explain what is ...

ENGLISH
The novel to kill a mockingbird feature a main character named scout. Scout is also the voice that tells the story. What point of view is used in the novel? A.First Person B.Third-Person Limited-------- C.Third-Person Omniscient The prefix a- can mean "none" or "not." Based on...

Langauge Please Help
The novel to kill a mockingbird feature a main character named scout. Scout is also the voice that tells the story. What point of view is used in the novel? A.First Person B.Third-Person Limited<----------- C.Third-Person Omniscient The prefix a- can mean "none" or "not." ...

English
We had to read Kennedy's Inaugural Speech: Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice president Nixon, President Truman, Reverend Clergy, fellow citizens: We observe today not a victory of party but a celebration of freedom--symbolizing ...

critical thinking
In February 1992, a representative of the Catholic Church in Puerto Rico gave a radio interview (broadcast on National Public Radio) in which he said that the Church was against the use of condoms. Even though the rate of AIDS infection in Puerto Rico is much higher than on ...

healthcare
PowerPoint Presentation: Narrative Presentation to the Board of Trustees The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has taken on a more visible role in health care. A great deal of change has transpired to improve patient safety and implementation of additional quality...

Elementary Statistic
twenty-five percent of all death are caused by diseases of the heart Ischemic heart disease accounts for 16.4% of all death and heart failure for 2.3% choose one death at random. What is the probability that it is from ischemic heart disease given that it was from heart ...

English
I am writing a 300 word short story(or a "'personal' narrative essay") for the prompt: lessons we learn affect one's future. So far I have a general idea: I want the lesson to be loyalty and truth and I want the effect to be that the character would learn to appreciate and ...

Biology
Genetic engineering is the manipulation of genes using cloning and transformation to change the gene structure. Genetic engineering has many positive outcomes. For example, A) gene therapy might cure one defect while creating another. B) genetic modification of foods can ...

psy410
parkinson's disease huntingtons disease and alzheimers disease are all types of major neurocognitive disorder

Advanced Pharmacology
You provide the manufacturer’s recommended dose of an antibiotic, which is 10mg/kg IV for a 100kg patient. You then draw a level 30 minutes after the dose. Assume rapid distribution and neglible clearance/metabolism over the 30minute period between the time of administration...

Civics ASAP PLZ =:)
Which of the following issues would most likely require the creation of foreign policy to solve? Civil disobedience Disease*** Tax rates Student performance

math
Ten participants are randomly selected from a population of patients with history of heart disease to be tracked in a health study. The study begins with an initial assessment of health status. The participants are instructed to return for a follow up visit one year after the ...

Science please check answers
In a particular breed of cattle, a black coat is dominant over a red coat. If a cow with a red coat is crossed with a black bull that is heterozygous for coat color, what percentage of their offspring would you expect to be black? 25 50 75*** 100 A scientist is studying a ...

health
PowerPoint Presentation: Narrative Presentation to the Board of Trustees The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has taken on a more visible role in health care. A great deal of change has transpired to improve patient safety and implementation of additional quality...

social studies 8th
1. Which of the following was a cause of the Great Depression? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) the Stock Market Crash of 1929 Prohibition Failed crops and drought A lack of demand for goods 2. What was the impact of the boll weevil? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points) The ...

History Please With A Cherry On Top
1. Texans responded to the water crisis in all of these ways EXCEPT building new reservoirs. turning more to irrigation. building more dams. enacting water conservation laws.* 2. Which of the following was a pioneer in the treatment of heart disease? Walter Cunningham Michael ...

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