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English
Can you please check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1) Vietnam was divided into two parts after World War Two. North Vietnam was communist under the governement of Ho Chi Minh whereas South Vietnam was under control of the US. 2) The USA started to send soldiers to ...
February 23, 2011

English
Can you please tell me if the corrections in my previous post were all OK? I have a few more doubts. 1) In order to describe Coketown Dickens uses two similes. 2) Through these similes he conveys the image of a towm like (which looks like) a jungle. 3) There was a black canal ...
February 22, 2011

English
I really need you to check my corrections. Thank you very much. 1) The town is described through the use (using, are both possible?)of similes taken from the animal world. 2) The black smoke coming out of the chimneys is compared to (not: is seen as) a snake whereas the piston...
February 22, 2011

English
I included only 4 sentences for you to check. Thank you. 1) Refer then to the episodes which lead to the abolition of slavery. 2) He provides us with several epigrams –short and clever amusing sentences – which express his idea in a clever and amusing way. Henry is ...
February 21, 2011

English
Can you please check if these sentences are possible? Thank you. 1) Refer then to the episodes which lead to the abolition of slavery. 2)Lord Henry is a symbol of hedonistic and decadent upper classes, despising the Victorian virtues of work and morals, generally associated ...
February 21, 2011

English
I need to know which alternatives (?) sound best. Thank you. 1) Describe what living and working conditions for slaves in 19-th century America were like. Refer then to when slave trade was banned from US (or the United States or America). 2)Describe the details of Winston ...
February 21, 2011

Chemistry
The intravenous dosage of mannitol is 1.5g/kg, administered as a 15% mv solution. How many ml of the solution should be administered to a person with a body mass of 85kg?
February 21, 2011

English
I really hope you can have a look at my sentences. I forgot to include these last ones. 1)Describe the details of Winston Smith's life as they appear in the opening (?) to George Orwell's 1984? 2) Why can Orwell's 1984 be considered as an anti-utopian novel? 3) ...
February 21, 2011

United States 1700s
How did the colonists across colonial boundaries become more aware of and interconnected with each other during this period 1700-1776? kind of like which events of closeness lead to the declaration of independence?
February 21, 2011

English
I urgently need you to check these sentences. Thank you. 1) Describe what living and working conditions for slaves in 19-th century (after 1810) America were like. Refer then to when slave trade was banned from US. 2) The vast majority of African Americans in slavery after ...
February 21, 2011

Statisics
I need help on this question i am confused. I don't think the answers i got are right The library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What is the ...
February 20, 2011

English
I included the things I really didn't know. 1) May I borrow your high heeled shoes? (Give permission) Yes, you can (may?) 2) keep far (move away, stay away are possible?) from rocks and trees. 3) Hamlet doubts whether or not to kill Claudius. 4) The theme of false ...
February 20, 2011

English
Here are some more sentences I'd like you to check. Thank you very much. 1)If you are in the mountains, keep far (move away, stay away are possible?) from rocks and trees. I have always had backaches from not doing any sport (sports)/from not doing sport. Can “sport&#...
February 20, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much for your help! 1)The revenge tragedy (or a revenge tragedy) has the following features. First of all, a sexual or violent crime is committed (has been committed is possible?) against a member of the hero's ...
February 20, 2011

English
I still have a few questions on how to ask for permission. Thank you. 1) Do you mind if I make a phone call? Yes, I do. (Is it possible) I'd rather you didn't. I'd prefer you not to. 2) Is it all right if I make a phone call? No, it isn't. Yes, it is. I'd ...
February 20, 2011

English
Thank you very much for your help. Here are some more sentences I'm doubtful about. 1) Being a Renaissance man, Hamlet doubts the existence of an afterlife. 2) He doubts suicide/ He has doubts about committing suicide/ He is doubtful about suicide. He is not sure of what ...
February 20, 2011

algebra
The year 1991 was the last year of the twentieth century whose number is a palindrome,that is,reads the same backward and forward. How many years between the years 2000 and 3000 will be palindromic?
February 19, 2011

algebra
If juan can consume in one sitting one medium(12-inch diameter), deep-dish (1-inch thick)pizza, what is the minimum volume of his stomach?
February 19, 2011

English
Can you please help me check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1) In Hamlet's soliloquy the rub is something that makes all human beings hesitate (?) to face the undiscovered land. 2)In Hamlet's soliloquy the rub stands for an obstacle that makes human beings ...
February 19, 2011

Trigonometry
How do you simplify: -5(cot^2 theta - csc^2 theta)?
February 19, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following sentences. I have to check the various alternatives.I believe plaster is the British for cast. 1) I fell off my bike and I broke my leg. 2)The surgeon put it in a cast (in plaster). 3)He put a cast on my leg. He casted (???) it/ He plastered ...
February 19, 2011

English
Can you please check these sentences, too? Thank you. I just wonder if you could use these expressions in a common conversation. 1) I sent John three letters but he hasn't replied (not didn't reply)to any of them. 2) When did you get that jacket? I haven't noticed...
February 19, 2011

English
Can you please check my sentences? Thank you very much. 1) Hamlet makes some soliloquies. The oak, along with the mistletoe, was the most important sacred tree to the Celts. 2) Most Druids were women. 3) In a revenge tragedy usually appears a ghost who wants to carry out his ...
February 18, 2011

physics
i think i know wat to do, but i'm having trouble finding the area.
February 18, 2011

physics
A slab of copper of thickness b = 1.566 mm is thrust into a parallel-plate capacitor of C = 4.00×10-11 F of gap d = 10.0 mm, as shown in the figure; it is centered exactly halfway between the plates. If a charge q = 3.00×10-6 C is maintained on the plates, what is ...
February 18, 2011

Physics
A moving object has a kinetic energy of 188 J and a momentum with magnitude of 26.2 kg·m/s. Determine the mass of the object.
February 17, 2011

English
I left out these few statements on the themes I would like you to check. Thank you very much. 1.Macbeth is the shortest of S’s tragedies; it is simple in its plot but complex in its psychological analyses of what takes place in the mind of the criminal. 2. The hero starts...
February 17, 2011

English
I forgot to include these sentences. Thank you. 1)Macbeth has almost forgotten the taste of fear. There was a time in which would have been alarmed or scared by a night shriek and the hair on his skin would stand if he heard a ghost story. 2) He acknowledges that his past ...
February 17, 2011

English
I forgot to include these last sentences. Thank you. 1)He wishes himself death, but he cannot tolerate the world’s going out (on?) without him. 8) His egotism leads him finally to self-destruction. 2) He uses four metaphors to describe life: a walking shadow, a poor ...
February 17, 2011

English
Thank you very much for the help! Here is the rephrase I found in the sparknotes. 1) Shakespeare has unhooked his work from time and place. The witches tell us that the next time they meet, it will be with Macbeth, and that this will occur before the sun goes down, when the ...
February 17, 2011

English
I forgot to include these very few lines. Thank you very much for helping me. 1) Anyone who doesn't know the difference between opposites must be associated with evil. 2) We undestand that the witches have the power of knowing something about the future for they are able ...
February 17, 2011

English
Can you please check these sentences I am not sure of. Thank you. 1)The play opens with a meeting of the three witches in some sort of deserted place. The stage is empty: there are no trees, no houses,no people, absolutely nothing. 2) Shakespeare has unhooked (I need a synonym...
February 17, 2011

English
Can you please check these questions on the slave trade I have to prepare for tomorrow? Thank you very much. 1) What did farmers in the South of the United States usually grow? Sugar and cotton 2) Who were African slaves sold to? To white farmers. What did the farmers need ...
February 16, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following sentences. Thank you very much for your help. 1)Meanwhile Malcolm, Duncan’s son, is marching into Scotland with an army. His soldiers cut branches from the trees of / in Birnam Wood, to use these as camouflage to cover their advance. 2) A...
February 16, 2011

English
I still have a few doubts about Macbeth's plot.I hope you can have a look at them. 1) Lady Macbeth gives the king’s guards a lot to drink and in the middle of the night Macbeth kills Duncan with the knife of one of the soldiers. 2)The next morning the murder is ...
February 16, 2011

Math
If a stone is tossed from the top of a 330 meter building, the height of the stone as a function of time is given by h(t)=-9.8t^2-10t+330, where t is in seconds, and height is in meters.After how many seconds will the stone hit the ground? round to the nearest hundredth's ...
February 16, 2011

Math
I meant (x+4)(x-4)=33 thanks
February 16, 2011

English
I really need you to check these sentences please.Thank you. 1) A group of his fans were (not was?) waiting outside his flat. 2) While he was walking across the square, he stopped to sign a record for Mark Chapman. 3)When he returned home, Mark was still there in the square. ...
February 16, 2011

Science
Thanks a lot pal!
February 15, 2011

Science
When are the accelerations of two interacting bodies, A and B, equal? And what does the escape velocity of a planet tell us? These two questions look like the easiest of my homework, but I can't find the answers anywhere in my notes! Thanks.
February 15, 2011

Math Correct?
Any of the 2 angles of a square are supplementary is that true?
February 15, 2011

English
Thank you! I just a few more doubts on four statements.I hope you can check them. 1) I havent' seen him for two days. If I want to turn it into a wh-question: How many days haven't you seen him for? That's wrong. How long did you last see him? How long is it since ...
February 15, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following sentences for you to check. By the way, how do you call the sheet where the teachers register each student's school marks. This document is kept by the students themselves and families are expected to sign it once a month. Revision test: ...
February 15, 2011

English
I urgently need to know if everything is correct. Thank you very much for your help! 1)I use the computer three hours a week on average. I usually use it to play computer games, surf the net or do some school research. 2) I sometimes download and save files from the internet (...
February 15, 2011

math
so the answer is 676,000,000 sets?
February 14, 2011

math
Computers manufactured by a certain company have a serial number consisting of a letter of the alphabet followed by a six-digit number. If all the serial numbers of this type have been used, how many sets have already been manufactured?
February 14, 2011

English
I still have a few doubts about the use of the gerund and infinitive in English. I hope you can have a look at these sentences, too. 1)I cannot resist drinking a glass of water. 2) He missed being tested. He missed being struck by the ball. 3) She caused me to sign the ...
February 14, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following statements. Thank you very much for your help! 1) A camp instructor was thrown out of his raft and hit his head on the rock. 2) Though he lost consciousness, two of his students called the emergency services. 3) An ambulance was immediately ...
February 14, 2011

English
As I'm not a native speaker, I would like to know how to express my sentences in American English. Thank you very much for your help. 1)I sort my rubbish (trash) into four separate bins which are located in a kitchen cupboard under the sink: one is for plastic, one is for ...
February 14, 2011

English
Can you please check these sentences which I reworded? Thank you.(Check the word choice please) 1)I sort my rubbish (trash) into four separate bins which are located in a kitchen cupboard under the sink: one is for plastic, one is for paper; one is for food waste; and one is ...
February 14, 2011

English
Can you please tell me if the word choice is correct? Thank you very much. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an invasion by the Norwegians. 2) While returning from his victorious battle, Macbeth and his friend Banquo meet the...
February 14, 2011

English
I forgot to include these last statements. Thank you. 1)Lady Macbeth gives the king’s guards a lot to drink and in the middle of the night Macbeth kills Duncan with the knife of one of the soldiers. 2) The next morning the murder is discovered and the blame is put on the ...
February 13, 2011

English
I still have some doubts about a summary I made of Macbeth's plot. I hope you can have a look at it, too. I included various alternatives. Please, tell me if they are all possible. 1)The play opens with the news that Macbeth has succeeded in defending Scotland from an ...
February 13, 2011

English
I really need you to re-word these sentences as I don't know much about vocabulary on the environment.Thank you very much! 1)I‘m quite environment-friendly. I have three containers at home to sort my rubbish. One is for paper, one for plastic and one for moist (?). 2...
February 13, 2011

English
Can you recommend me internet sites where I can both listen to and read the news in English? I need to practise the vocabulary used when reporting news, especially that concerning car accidents. Here are some more sentences I'm not sure of. 1) John Lennon's song "...
February 13, 2011

calculus differential equation
thanks Bob much appreciated. Do I then take the integral of the last line? And is the left hand side 1/3y^3 (from y^)? I do not know how this fits together. Thanks for any further help
February 12, 2011

English
I forgot to include the following statements on car accidents. Thank you very much. I chose the name "Mike" as suggested to me by Jiskha. Can you help me check these school rules in case of an evacuation? Thank you. 1) I've never had a car accident myself but I ...
February 12, 2011

English
Can you please help me check these school rules in case of an evacuation? 1) During an evacuation you have to (must?) 2) stay calm 3) queue with the respective openline and closeline 4) go calmly to the nearest emergency door 5)if you need, go down the stairs, always quietly 6...
February 12, 2011

Physics 2 Charges what is the magnitude at point P
Two charges, Q1= 3.20 microCoulombs, and Q2=5.90 microCoulombs, are located at points (0,-2.00cm) and (0,+2.00cm. What is the magnitude of the electric field at point P, located at (5.00cm,0), due to Q1 alone?
February 11, 2011

math
find general solution in implicit form of differential equation dy/dx= 2(e^x-e^-x)/y^2(e^x+e^-x)^4 (y>0)
February 11, 2011

geometry/help
Is it possible for the geometric mean and the arithmetic meam of two numbers,a and b, to be the same? explain. can you help me answer this question? thank you
February 10, 2011

Math
what would be the slope is it's 1/-8?
February 10, 2011

Math
I thought you had to do 2 - 6/ -4 - -4 = -4/0 = -4
February 10, 2011

Math
is the slope of J(-4,6), K(-4,2) -4?
February 10, 2011

geometry
Is it possible for the geometric mean and the arithmetic meam of two numbers,a and b, to be the same? explain. can you help me answer this question? thank you
February 10, 2011

bus303
List one external factor that you feel has a powerful influence on your company's HRM function and explain why.
February 10, 2011

spanish/help please
Can you help me write these numbers in spanish? -20,030,000 -14,559 -67,900,008 -200,700,100 1,432,626
February 9, 2011

Spanish
Does anyone here know Spanish? I am trying to divide the word "profesora" into morfemas. At first I thought it might be prfesor-a, but I don't think that is correct? Is it possible that it is just one simple word? Can anyone help with this?
February 9, 2011

Statistics- Need someone to check
Ok so i don't know how i got that answer i think i typed in a wrong formula or read something wrong. I got .8926 for the first one. And the second one i don't know what i am suppost to use from the first answer to get that. Can someone help me. It is known that about ...
February 9, 2011

Algebra
Tom drove to Easton from home at 50 mph. His return trip took 30 minutes longer because he ran into traffic and could only drive 45mph. How many miles is it from Tom's home to Easton? Express answer as a decimal.
February 8, 2011

algebra
Given a cube with volume 30 cubic centimeters, find the number of centimeters in the length of an edge.
February 8, 2011

math
What's the minimum. length of the arc on the cicumference of the earth,where a curvature of the horizon is appearent? OR---What's the max.length of cord,drawn on the cicumference of the earth,where length of the cord appears same as arc? Follow up 2nd question---At ...
February 6, 2011

calculus
Locate the position of Sun,using calculus---using differential euation on sign curve of Sun's path.
February 6, 2011

Math
how many non-congruent triangles with only integers side lengths have a perimeter of 15 units
February 2, 2011

physics
lava ball is shot straight up at 28m/s what is speed after 3 seconds
February 1, 2011

Math
Algebra 2: How do I factor this expression? 4x^4-6x^2+2
February 1, 2011

Basic Math
Ah... The light just went on... 24!
January 31, 2011

Basic Math
But the question asks "how many nights will it be before they are both off again" so would the answer be... Bill 6 and Sue 8? Thanks.
January 31, 2011

Basic Math
I think the LCM is 6...? Wouldn't it be that they will never have the same day off again because one has a day off every 6 and the other 8th day?
January 31, 2011

Basic Math
Bill and Sue both work at night. Bill has every sixth night off and Sue has every eighth night off. If they are both off tonight, how many nights will it be before they are both off again?
January 31, 2011

Math (Algebra 2)
Factoring by Using a Quadratic Form Problem: x^4 + 8x^2 - 20 What I have so far: (x^2)^2 + 8(x^2) - 20 a^2 + 8a - 20 For some reason my textbook says to substitute the (x^2) with (a) as you can see in the las step. The next step after that is factoring [a^2 + 8a - 20].
January 31, 2011

math
45/72 = 0.625 Divide 45 by 72 on a calculator.
January 31, 2011

math
4/9
January 31, 2011

Math
(Factoring a sum or difference of cubes) and (solving a polynomial equation). 2x^3+2=0
January 31, 2011

eee
the market mix
January 31, 2011

social studies
A study of the causes of the American Revolution of 1776, the French Revolution of 1789, and the Russian Revolution of 1917 best supports the generalization that revolution is most likely to occur when 1. those in power are resistant to change 2. a society has a lower standard...
January 31, 2011

Trigonometry
Suppose the angle formed by the line 14y = 23x and the positive x-axis is è. Find the tangent of è.
January 31, 2011

market
Tesla, a new firm that makes an electric sports car, estimating how many competitors will make electric vehicles and what kinds they will make, is:
January 30, 2011

math
write an equation that represents the problem.The automatic tennis server holds 110 balls that shoot out one at a time.Andres 3 friends took turns hitting 27 balls each.Andre hit the remaining balls.How many balls did Andre hit?
January 27, 2011

English
How does the quotation -A lie told often enough becomes the truth- by Lenin relate to A Street Car Named Desire by Tennessee Williams and Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
January 27, 2011

English
How does this quotation - Man's best possession is a sympathetic wife - by Euripides (484 BC - 406 BC), Antigone relate to A Street Car Named Desire by Tennessee Williams and Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
January 27, 2011

Math
For each of the following decimal numbers, give the place value of the underlined digit. 97,998 (the line is under the 7) Thank you!
January 24, 2011

College Chemistry
What volume of CH4 at 0 °C and 1.20 atm contains the same number of molecules as 0.16 L of N2 measured at 23 °C and 1.50 atm?
January 23, 2011

chemistry
what mass of steam intially at 130 degree celcius is needed to warm 200 grams of water in a 100 gram container from 20 to 50 degree celcius
January 20, 2011

College Physics
Starting from rest, the car is going 39 ft/s (27 mi/h) at the end of 5.0 s. What is the car's average acceleration in ft/s2
January 19, 2011

math
Use 3.14 for pi and round to the nearest hndredth. If r=7m, then d= ?, and c= ?
January 18, 2011

math
determine the sum of the following geometric series a. -1/32+1/16-...+256 b. 50 over sigma 8(.5)^n-2
January 18, 2011

math
determine the sum of the following geometric series a. -1/32+1/16-...+256 b. 50 over sigma 8(.5)^n-2
January 18, 2011

math
the following table gives the amount of money john made selling ice cream treats during the local exhibition. determine the mean and standard deviation of john's income for these 11 days. round answer to nearest cent. day: 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 income: 65 56 75 ...
January 18, 2011

Math
If find RX = 2y + 2x, TX = 3y - 1, and SU = 28, FIND THE VALUES OF X AND Y
January 17, 2011

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