The United States consumes one-fifth of all the world's coffee, making it the largest consumer in the world. But few Americans realize that agriculture workers in the coffee industry often toil in what can be described as "sweatshops in the fields." Many small ...
December 6, 2014
5.00 kg of some liquid at 10.0 oC is mixed with 1.00 kg of the same liquid at 40.0 oC. what is the final equilibrium temperature? ignore any heat flow with the containers and/or surroundings
April 12, 2014
Suppose that an insurance agent offers you a policy that will provide you with a yearly income of $30,000 in 30 years. What is the comparable salary today, assuming an inflation rate of 3% compounded annually? (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)
November 16, 2013
Assume that gas mileage is proportional to the total energy released upon combustion of fuel. Use your results in question 2 (Ethanol=88,800 kJ/gal n-Octance=105,000 kJ/gal) to determine the ratio of ethanol /n-Octane required, in gallons to drive equal distances. How much ...
December 7, 2012
I am working on a research project. I am concerned about my opening paragraph. Could anyone read this to see if it makes sense. My topic is C. Diff. In 2009 according to the CDC and US Deparmtne of Social Secirty there were 2,437,163 people that died that year. During 2009, ...
August 23, 2012
Assume that a population is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. Would it be unusual for the mean of a sample of 3 to be 115 or more? Why or why not?
October 3, 2011
choose a topic such as history or science you feel is relevant to the age group you work with or expect to work with. 200-300 words how you can assess a child's knowledge on your chosen topic using at least five of gardner's intelligences.
August 24, 2011