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October 23, 2014

Posts by Gina


Total # Posts: 503

Physical Science
A woman standing on the ground sees a rocket ship move past her at 98% of the speed of light. Compared to when the rocket is at rest, the woman measures the rocket's length as..... longer or shorter?
March 29, 2007

Physical Science
Harry takes a space voyage and returns to find his twin sister has aged more than he has. This is evidence that they have been in a different....? health plan :-) spcae times
March 29, 2007

Physical Science
The stretching out of time due to motion is called time.....?
March 29, 2007

Physical Science
According to the special theory of relativity, all laws of nature are the same in reference frames that....?
March 29, 2007

Science
What is the function of the right brain and why is it important in optical illusions? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "right left brain illusions" to get these possible sources: http://www.illusions.1570films.com/ http://...
March 19, 2007

ENGLISH!
hey i need some help =[ for english i have to write a paper about "if i were hamlet what would i do in terms of killing the ghost. it says to take into account the revelations of the ghost, the situation at cort, characters etc....idk how i could create three distinct ...
March 3, 2007

Math
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February 26, 2007

would someone please check this math
what is the mean and mode of numbers 20 13 19 12 4 11 19 14?
February 8, 2007

A Tale of Two Cities
In Cahpter 3 " A disappointment" What was the evidence that was in Darnay's handwriting? I really recommend that you read that chapter, in fact I recommend reading the whole book.... it is GOOD! Here is a site that will help you. http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/...
January 30, 2007

English (No one answered for 7 hours)
What is the meaning of this quote said by Octavious: "So call the field to rest, and let's away To part the glories of this happy day" (5.5.79-80) Before Ovtavious says this, Antony talks about how Brutus was a honourable man. So, is the meaning of this quote ...
January 29, 2007

Grammer
Could you please correct my mistakes. You've described a warm friend who's cooling off. You've- subject described- verb a- adjective warm- adjective friend- direct object who's- who: direct object/ is: verb cooling- verb off- preposition Corrected: You - ...
January 28, 2007

Grammer
I have to identify the words in the brackets. Could you correct my mistakes: (Amy) (was) very (happy) (on) (Sunday). (Amy's birthday) was on Sunday, (and) (no) one (could) (make) her sad. Amy ate (so) (much) bithday cake that she (couldn't) eat pizza. Robert didn't...
January 28, 2007

Grammer
Is "because" a subordinate conjunction? Could you please give me a sentence in which I can identify the subordinate conjuntion. Is a subordinate clause introduced by a subordinate conjunctin? Here is a site on subordinate conjunctions... Sentences: The rain falls ...
January 27, 2007

Clause
I first went to a website to help me with clauses. It said that an example of a clause is: "It is cold" My definition says that a clause has a subject and a verb but no complete thought. Where is the subject and where is the verb. My Guess: It- subject cold- verb I ...
January 27, 2007

Grammer
I know the definition of a preposition and a prepositional phrase. I still dont understand the prepositional phrase. Would it be: Randy was scared to jump (over the fence.) (over the fence = prepositional phrase???) You are absolutely right on!!!! Good job.
January 27, 2007

Grammer
I am having trouble with identifying what thw words in a sentence are and groups of words. I will write a random sentence and could you please identify the words I have choosen. I will look at what you have choosen and understand why you have choosen so. Thanks in advance: Amy...
January 26, 2007

English
Gurublue and Writeacher tried to explain to me foil but I didn't understand and I unfortunetly still do not. I need to find the characterisitcs that are being brought out in Julius Ceaser [II.I]between Ligarus and Brutus. I dont understand. I know many people ask me to ...
January 15, 2007

English
What is a foil? Ex. Bob is used as a foil to Tina. http://www.tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms/terms/2terms.html#Foil =) I still dont understand :( Think of "foil" as if it's aluminum foil. You can see your image in it if you look at the shiny side, right? If you ...
January 15, 2007

English
What is, "object of a preposition." This site will help. http://www.ucalgary.ca/UofC/eduweb/grammar/course/speech/1_5a.htm Simply, the noun following a preposition is the object. ( the rabbit ran) over the HILL, under the LOG, and behind a ROCK. Hill, log and rock ...
January 15, 2007

English
I learned that a noun has six functions. One of those funstions are, subject of a verb. Can you provide a defination of, "subject of a verb." This site will give you an excellent definition and good examples. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/subjects.htm Thank-you
January 15, 2007

Science
I need to make a generator. The really small ones that can light up a very tiny lightbulb. Basically, I need horse shoe magnets, I know that bit, bet im having trouble how to create the coil and wrap the magents, and how to build it. How do I make a coil? I dont want to buy ...
January 11, 2007

Science
I need a disgram on how electricty works. I need the whole process on how its created and how its genertaed ect. Suppose I know nothing on electricity. But I dont want a dry cell electricty, I want a diagram on hydor, of coal, or something like that. Catch my drift. And I need...
January 10, 2007

English- Julius Caesar
I am a bit confused by this part. The exhalations whizzing in the air Give so much light that I may read by them. (opens the letter and reads) “Brutus, thou sleep'st. Awake, and see thyself. Shall Rome, etc. Speak, strike, redress!” “Brutus, thou sleep'...
January 6, 2007

English
When is greatness is a bad thing. Please dont say when it is misused. I need a good answers please. Thanks in advamce. I don't understand your first sentence. Please clarify and repost. Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Once you have come up...
January 5, 2007

English
When is greatness is a bad thing. Please dont say when it is misused. I need a good answers please. Thanks in advamce. Greatness is a bad thing when it's misused. Greatness that is used correctly is good. Think of the great leaders -- such as Jesus, Muhammad, Gandhi. The ...
January 5, 2007

Math
Can you please go step by step, Ill show what I did and you can correct me. The question is: a+a(x+1) My way: a+a(x+1) 2a(x+1) 2ax+2a Could someone please check over this and provide a correct answer and my error. Thanks in advance. a+a(x+1) does not equal 2a(x+1) If it was (a...
January 4, 2007

Science
Please dont say this is to difficult to do or its o hard. Just tell me how to do it. I wanna amke a model in whihc electricity is generated through wond. ;) Check these sites for instructions about how to generate electricity with wind. http://www.pbs.org/now/printable/...
December 20, 2006

Science
how is the electricity in our light bublbs formed. Ex. buring coal?????? Electricity is attracted to the wires of the light so it is attracted to the bulb Huh? Electricity is generated by spinning the rotor inside a generator. the rotor (called this because it rotates) has ...
December 19, 2006

Science
I want to make a small model of how electricity is created by burning coal. I want to show a model that works and be able to light up and very small light bulb(the ones found in an average school microscope). How would I do this. You will find this difficult. I would suggest ...
December 18, 2006

Common Knowledge
Does any one know any very good science fair project website. The ones that a very extravegent. Please don't tell me to google it becuase I have tried and I am looking for recommendations. Here are some sites you might want to look at. school.discovery.com/...
December 14, 2006

English
For the essay question: Why did people hate Julius Ceasar so much? One of my answers was plain jealousy, that they could not achieve as much as he had. Could you give some more examples? Maybe that they disagreed with his leadership ideals. Thank-you Gina, you really need to ...
December 13, 2006

English
Could someone give me a sample introduction to a question such as, Why did everyone hate Julius Caeser so much in Shakespeare's Julius Caeser? If this is the question, you introduction might cite evidence within the story that indicates this hatred, even before the ...
December 13, 2006

Grade school science
What will happen if you rub a acetate strip and a paper towel together?(static electricity) Which of the two is a conductor and insulator or are they both the same. What happens when you rub two conductors together and what happed when you rub two insulators together? Both are...
December 10, 2006

science
is paper towel a conductor or insulator? How good does it conduct or insulate. insulator. Dry paper is a good insulator.
December 10, 2006

Quick Math
I still have a question. My first one has been answered(I, but I am going to write it down anyways, incase it realtes to the first quesion. (I)What is the cost of s dozen dozen apples at half a dozen dimes a dozen? (II)(This one I dont understand) What is the cost of a half ...
December 5, 2006

Quick Math
I have a question: How would you solve this? a dozen dozen apples at half a dozen dimes a dozen? In this cause is dozen 12? And half a dozen dimes in 60 cents? So half a dozen dozen is 144/2 so thats 72 correct? yes, half a dozen dozen is 144/2 = 72 but I don't know what ...
December 5, 2006

Math
I have a question: How would you solve this? a dozen dozen apples at half a dozen dimes a dozen? In this cause is dozen 12? And half a dozen dimes in 60 cents? would that be 120? b/c a dozen dozen is 24 so u have 24 apples and then you have 60 cents per dozen so two dozen ...
December 5, 2006

Quick Math
Is a dozen dozen equals to 24? wouldn't a dozen dozen be 144? and 144 is a gross. a dozen is 12 a dozen is 12 so isnt that 24? When you say double double such as in coffee. You want two milk and two sugar. Thats four. So wouldnt dozen dozen be 12 and 12? Gross? A gross is ...
December 5, 2006

English
In shakespearian language, thou=you so how would you say, "I." I Shakespeare also used "you" often. Answering your question, the first person would be I, and plural, we. http://www.cummingsstudyguides.net/xThou.html
December 4, 2006

Math
I do not understand this at all. Can someone please show all the steps sp I am able to comprehend: Four points are on a line segemnts, as shown. If AB:BC=1:2 and BC:CD=8:5, then AB:BD equals what? Assume CD = 1 Then, BC = 8.5. and AB == 10.2. Therefore, AB/BD = 10.2/9.5 = 1....
December 3, 2006

English
What kind of effect does alliteration create in wrting? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alliteration
November 29, 2006

Spelling
Give me one word that describes this sentence: A person who acts the opposite of what they feel to gain attention. Hypocrite -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- One who plays a part; especially, one who, for the purpose of winning ...
November 27, 2006

Spelling
How would you say this phrase in one adjective: this person does not think before they leap impulsive would be one word. careless would be another thoughtless
November 24, 2006

Why dogs are better than Cats!
dogs are better than cats because cats just plainly suck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
November 24, 2006

Math
^=exponents /= divide So I am not sure how to do this. It is an example in my book but I still dont get it. Can you work through ti so I can do my real work. (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 [(-1)^2+(-1)^-2)]^-1 = [1 + 1/(-1)^2]^-1 = (1 + 1)^-1 = 1/2
November 23, 2006

Math
^=exponents /= divide So I am not sure how to do this. It is an example in my book but I still dont get it. Can you work through ti so I can do my real work. (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 (-1^2+-1^-2)^-1 = First, do work within the parentheses. -1*-1 = 1 and -1-2 = 1/(-12) = [1+(1/(-12)]= [...
November 23, 2006

Other
Where can I find a website that can create an online printable newpaper. Thia is not suppose to be a real newspaper, just a setup wizard so I can get the format. Please help. I couldn't find that. Here you can print the local news section. http://www.coloradodaily.com/ ask...
November 14, 2006

English
What is the meaning of this poem? A single flower he sent me, since we met. All tenderly his messenger he chose; Deep-hearted, pure, with scented dew still wet-- One perfect rose. I knew the language of the floweret; "My fragile leaves," it said, "his heart ...
November 9, 2006

English
What is the theme of this poem: He seemed to know the harbour, So leisurely he swam; His fin, Like a piece of sheet-iron, Three-cornered, And with knife-edge, Stirred not a bubble As it moved With its base-line on the water. His body was tubular And tapered And smoke-blue, And...
November 8, 2006

Easy English
Is the wird snapped a verb? Yes. It is the past tense and past participle of the verb "snap". How Does jim react when makes it back to the raft?
November 8, 2006

English
When you say something like, "the shark had a long narrow slit in the eye," in what context is the word slit used. Does it mean evil? What does the term 'craft technique' mean? Example:"What is one author's craft technique found in this text that ...
November 8, 2006

Poetry
What do they mean when someone say the devices in prose poetry. Could you name an example please? One of these devices is Alliteration - the repetition of an initial sound in a group of words. Example : a gaggle of geese gliding glorously over the sky. Below is a site which ...
November 1, 2006

Poetry
What is a good defination of a prose poem without using the words prose? http://www.answers.com/prose%20poem You could use a definition like this, and then substitute the following in place of the word "prose" -- unrhymed, unmetered writing =) so prose peoms dont ...
November 1, 2006

Algebra
Use the geometric sequence of numbers 1, 1/3, 1/9, 1/27… to find the following: Using the formula for the sum of the first n terms of a geometric series, what is the sum of the first 10 terms? Carry all calculations to 6 decimals on all assignments. Using the formula for ...
October 29, 2006

math
determine the area of triangle abc when side ab= square root of x, side bc= square root of x, and side ca= the square root of the square root of x. So how do I solve it. How do I add the square root of x + the square root of x + the square root of the square root of x? what is...
October 24, 2006

Geo
How will human aging affect health care? Older people in general need more health care than younger people. As we age, more goes wrong with our bodies. An aging population means we're going to need more health care to take care of the older people. So how will this affect ...
October 19, 2006

Easy Work
How do you know whan a word is in standard or non-standard Canadian English? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1161223800.1161225901 Can I fond a Canadian-english dictionary online possibly. And I understand what you have said. But if a word is given such as, Rejoice, how ...
October 18, 2006

English
How do you know whan a word is in standard or non-standard Canadian English? Many dictionaries contain this information. If you live in Canada, please check your library for a dictionary that shows standard and non-standard Canadian usage. Also -- Dictionary.com (and other ...
October 18, 2006

Common Sense
Do people actually work for this website like, bobpursely, gurublue, PSY,Leo, and other? We teachers are all volunteers. We answer questions on this site because we enjoy helping students learn. And yes -- we are real human beings!
October 12, 2006

math
x+b+2b+8(9-5b)(divide)9 x+b+2b+8(9-5b)(divide)9 You don't show clearly what is divided by 9;i.e.everything or just 8(9-5b). I will assume the equation is this. [x+b+2b+8(9-5b)]/9 First, clear the innermost parentheses. (x+b+2b+72-40b)/9 combine terms. (x-37b+72)/9 You don...
October 12, 2006

Geography
I am currently doing a project on Lake Michigan. I was wondering if there were any recommened sites you would suggest. I have tried many but none seem to have all the information or atleast most on one page. P.S I would like a website other than wikipedia. Thanx in advanace:) ...
October 12, 2006

English
how is sir toby is realted to the quote, And thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges." (twelfth night: Shakespeare)
October 11, 2006

Please Help Me
I need an example of a character is tewlfth night that can be compared to the quote, "And thus the whiligig of time brings in his revenges." Sir Toby - and may I ask how sir toby is realted to the quote, And thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges."
October 11, 2006

English
Why did Maria play a trick on Malvolio? (Twelfth Night: Shakespeare)
October 11, 2006

English
What would be the thesis statement in the following and if there isnt one please tell me: Shakespeare used time to bring resolution to the situations his characters found themselves in the play, Twelfth Night. The quote, “And thus the whirligig of time brings his revenges...
October 11, 2006

English
"And thus the whirigig of time bringshis revenges." Do you agree with the quote above? Why or Why not?
October 11, 2006

English
What is the meaning of , "And thus the whirigig of time bringshis revenges." "the whirligig of time"...a whirligig is something that goes around...like a merry-go-round. So, time goes around...what happened in the past will come back to get you (what goes ...
October 11, 2006

English
I know that no one is here to do my homework but I am in quite a pickle today. I really need someone to give me a intro that I can start off on. Or even a sentance. I am really confused right now. a sentance is all i ask. Here is a sentence: Shakespeare used time to bring ...
October 11, 2006

I have posted this so many times..can someone help
I need someone to right an introduction to an essay in which you saying that the meaning of the quote bellow is true: "and tuhs the whirigig of time brings back his revenges." I may not be the one to write this but I don't want to see your question go unanswered...
October 11, 2006

English
How do you write a proper essay? Gina... this is the very best place to get a step by step instruction on essay writing. (Broken Link Removed) I've looked at that and it dosent seem to help. This is a total favour you do not have to do this. I have handed in my good copy ...
October 11, 2006

Anybody?PLease Read!
Hello. Can you help me with my homework? Shakespeare, Twelfth Night. Have you read it?
October 11, 2006

Twelfth Night
This is a request. I am not sure how to write a formal essay. I have handed one in and I do not think it was write. Could you make up a good introduction for why, "And thus the whirligig of time brings back his revenges," is true. True, meaning that you agree with ...
October 11, 2006

Need Help?
Have you read twelfth night? Yes. This is a request. I am not sure how to write a formal essay. I have handed one in and I do not think it was write. Could you make up a good introduction for why, "And thus the whirligig of time brings back his revenges," is true. ...
October 11, 2006

English
How do you write a proper essay?
October 11, 2006

English
am not wanting for anyone to do my work, I just was a point of view. I have already done this and is completly finished. If this is not believed, you can look at my other english posts. My request is: Write an introduction for an essay in which you are to write about the ...
October 11, 2006

English
I am not wanting for anyone to do my work, I just was a point of view. I have already done this and is completly finished. If this is not believed, you can look at my other english posts. My request is: Write an introduction for an essay in which you are to write about the ...
October 11, 2006

Science
What is the scentific formula for Sodium Thiosulphate? What is the mass of a 30 N rock in the school yard? Sodium thiosulfate is Na2S2O3.
October 10, 2006

Science
What is the scientif formula for chalk? It is mainly calcium carbonate, CaCO3 It's mainly calcium carbonate,(CaCO3)
October 10, 2006

Geography
Any good websites on the Great Lakes or Lake Michigan in parcticular? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Lake Michigan" to get these possible sources: http://www.great-lakes.net/lakes/michigan.html http://en.wikipedia.org/...
October 10, 2006

English
Could someone edit my essay? Post it here. Someone is likely to see it and have the time. You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time {Abraham Lincoln}. Therefore, the only ...
October 8, 2006

English
In the novel Twelfth Night, can you give a basic example of a revenge plot other than the one acted upon malvolio. Be sure to keep in mind that "The Twelfth Night" is a play, not a novel. http://www.sparknotes.com/shakespeare/twelfthnight/ http://www.gradesaver.com/...
October 8, 2006

Question For GuruBlue
When you told me to write: Time is the ally of truth, or the worst enemy of a liar, and revenge is having the truth presented to public and the liar made obvious. Are any of these quotes? No, none of those are quotes coudl you give me an example of a situation in the novel ...
October 8, 2006

English:Shakespeare: Part 2: Read Below
Is it important to add that I am talking about twelfth night and the characters I will be talking about in the next 3 paragraphs, or is this fine: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people ...
October 8, 2006

English: Shakespeare
Does this intro make sense: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. Therefore, the only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once. Time is the ally ...
October 8, 2006

English
I have created and introduction for the quote, "and thus the whirigig of time brings in his revenges." My task after that is to describe how this aplies to sitaution with characters in the novels. Now I am having a hard time getting into the explination of how this ...
October 8, 2006

Thesis Statement
What is an effective way to start a thesis statement without using, I think... I think the world is a better place. The world is a better place. Is the world a better place? No better place could the world be. Shakespeare could have not found a better place. enough? Could you ...
October 8, 2006

Shakespaere 2
Does this make sense? If not fix it please. If so add on to make it better. Thank-You Intro: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. Therefore, the only reason for time is ...
October 8, 2006

English
What does the quote bellow in your own words mean: “And thus the whirligig of time brings in his revenges.” Go back to several of the previous answers...
October 8, 2006

English
How do yuo start a proper thesis for an essay without using I think... Make a statement... Time is the ally of Truth. or.... The worst enemy of the liar is time.
October 8, 2006

Quick Into
Does this make sense? If not fix it please. If so add on to make it better. Thank-You Intro: You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time. Therefore, the only reason for time is ...
October 8, 2006

Easy English
In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start an essay ...
October 8, 2006

Shakesphere
In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start an essay ...
October 8, 2006

English
In the novel; Twelfth Night A quote is stated: "And thus a whiligig if time brings in his revenges" I am to write an essay on this. I have put some ideas together, yet I am unable to create an intro. Could you help by giving me a few hints on how to start an essay ...
October 8, 2006

math
if (2x-3):(y+4)=k where k is a constant and x=4 when y=2 then find x when y=-6 What does the : between the factor mean? (2x-3) : (y+4)=k Multi[lication? If so, substitute 4 for x and 2 for y to get (2*4-3):(2+4)=k = 5*6 Then solve for x in (2x-3):(-6+4)=30 If it means ...
October 7, 2006

math
Very Simple Question How would you solve it: (1+x^2)(1-x^3) Check below
October 7, 2006

Math
If line k*+2y-3=0 passes through point (-5,9) then k= Is that k*x+2y-3=0 ? If so, then substitute -5 for x and 9 for y to get -5*k + 2*9 - 3 =0 and solve for k. Nevermind. I am unable to comprehend this on the computer. I will ask someone to do it on paper for me. Thank-you.
October 7, 2006

MATH
If 1+(1/2^2)+(1/3^2)+(1/4^2)+(1/5^2)+...= x then the value of 1+(1/2^2)+(1/4^2)+(1/6^2)+(1/8^2)+... is? Let's write out the terms so it's a little more readable. 1 + 1/4 + 1/9 + 1/16 + 1/25 + ... = x and 1 + 1/4 + 1/16 + 1/36 + 1/64 +... = ? Can you see that the second...
October 7, 2006

Easy Math
The number of positive integers that are less than 500 and that are not divisable by 2 or 3 is? There are 250 divisible by 2, 166 divisible by 3 and 83 divisible by both. So 250 + 166 - 83 = the numbers divisible by 2 or 3, without double counting. Subtract that number from ...
October 7, 2006

Easy Math
This seems like an easy question yet I am not able to comprhend. Question: Inher latest game, Mary bowled 199 and raised her average to 179 from 178. To raise her average to 180 with the next game, what must she bowl? Her average was 178. The average is the sum of the scores ...
October 7, 2006

Fractions and Integers
If x/4+y/5=19/20 where x and y are positive integers then x+y is? If you multiply through by 20 then you'll have 5x+4y=19 where x and y are positivie integers. Can you solve that? Hint: you only need to look at the integers less than 4. Thanx a lot.
October 7, 2006

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