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September 4, 2015

Posts by Pat


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Criminal Justice/Leadership in Law Enforcement
Question: "It's just a technicality" and "It's not illegal" are two examples of what ethical-wrongdoing category? A. Denying or trivializing its significance B. Invoking the double standard C. Professing ignorance D. Arguing necessity I think it'...
August 22, 2015

Math
In a 36-minute gym period, 24 boys want to play basketball. If only 10 can play at the same time, and each boy plays the same amount of time, how many minutes does each boy play?
August 19, 2015

Math
A boy's test grades are 68 , 72, 78, 80 and 86. What grade must he get on his next test to make his test average exactly 75?
August 19, 2015

Math
How much larger than 1/9 of 3 is 2/5 of 1 2/3?
August 19, 2015

Math
A girl had 20 coins in nickels and dimes whose Sun was $1.40. She spent 65¢ using 8 coins. She has __ nickels.
August 19, 2015

Criminal Justice/Cyber Crimes
The President’s Working Group on Unlawful Conduct on the Internet was created to evaluate the: A. prohibition of disclosure of confidential information. B. efficiency of data mining. C. reliability of packet sniffing. D. utility of education and empowerment tools. I ...
August 5, 2015

math
2. Suppose you obtain a $3,000 T-note with a 3% annual rate, paid quarterly, with maturity in 5 years. How much interest will you earn?
July 21, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
Many assessments are based on partially understood problems or partially understood technologies, and seldom reflect a true __________ approach. A. common-sense B. intelligent C. system D. logical I think it's D, but not sure
July 19, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
A good thing to remember about a new technology is that it: A. can easily make up for a lack of training. B. can always be updated with new software. C. has been lab tested, so you know it will work in the field. D. can never replace training and judgment I think it's D, ...
July 18, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
You should work a crime scene: A. from the center, spiraling outward, in your search. B. by putting yourself into the criminal's mind. C. as if it is your only chance to gather physical evidence. D. using the grid method, spiral method, or lateral method. I read and re-...
July 12, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
You are a first responder to a suspected terrorist incident. As you arrive, a sniper shoots two firefighters. You then see a suspicious-looking man, with Middle Eastern features, leaving the scene. Later, while helping victims, you find a spent rifle shell casing on the ground...
July 12, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
Medical decontamination is far less common than technical decontamination because it: A. only involves the process of cleaning injured or exposed individuals. B. applies only to medical personnel and first responders. C. is used only for decontamination of patients exposed to ...
July 12, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
Treatment for someone sprayed with pepper spray or Mace might include: A. 50 cc of thiomene. B. 12.5 grams in 50ml of sodium thiosulfate. C. plenty of fluids, such as Gatorade or Pedialyte. D. removing the victim to fresh air. I am guessing it would be D. But not too sure ...
July 11, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
Under the IMS, a SWAT team searching a building for terrorists is part of: A. management. B. operations. C. control. D. tactical. I think it's D, but not sure.
July 7, 2015

Criminal Justice/Terrorism
Terrorism works well for the following reasons EXCEPT: A. it enables a small group to fight against a major power. B. it can be inexpensive to fund. C. it is a tightly knit organization of groups with the same goal. D. it creates fear and panic among a group larger than the ...
July 7, 2015

Criminal Justice/Victimology
Victim rights reform has taken four different legislative routes in the United States. Which of the following is NOT one of them? A. Federal constitutional reform B. State constitutional reform C. Federal legislation D. city and county ordinances I think it's D, but not sure
June 20, 2015

finance
Templeton Extended Care Facilities, Inc is considering the acquisition of a chain of cemeteries for $400 million. Since the primary assest of this business is real estate, Templeton's management has determined that they will be able to borrow the majority of the money ...
June 20, 2015

Calculus
Using differentials find dy and delta y when y=7/x and dx=delta x =1
June 20, 2015

Calculus
two sides of triangle are 10m and 19m and the angle between them is increasing at a rate of 2 degrees per minute. How fast is the third side changing when the angle between them is 60 degrees
June 20, 2015

Criminal Justice/Victimology
Question: Which of the following was NOT true under the "older" rape statutes? A. The husband could not be prosecuted if the accuser was his spouse B. Only males could be offenders C. Only women could be victims. D. Husbands did not gen an automatic exemption from ...
June 12, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
The most common stalking behavior is: A. violating protective orders. B. following the victim. C. sexually assaulting the victim. D. killing the victim’s pet. My textbook mentions all choices, so I am confused.
May 17, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
Violation of a civil restraining, no-contact, or protection order is usually a __________, with the power of arrest given by statute. A. felony. B. aggravated felony. C. misdemeanor. D. mental health code violation. I think it' A, but not sure.
May 17, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
In a study on the law enforcement response to domestic violence calls, its authors report that most police departments’ written policies include: A. procedures regarding the arrest decisions. B. conducting on-scene investigations. C. handling of violations of protection ...
May 17, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
Researchers recommend that future responses to intimate partner violence should include all of the following EXCEPT: A. assessing children who directly witness intimate partner violence to determine if psychological treatment is needed. B. testing assailants at the time of ...
May 16, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
After an abusive attack, it is NOT unusual for the manipulative offender to do what? Leave for an extended period of time B. Beg for forgiveness C. Turn themselves in to the police D. Instantly abuse again I think it's B, but not sure
May 16, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
Unlike battering, __________ is when both people in the battering relationship are equally responsible as perpetrator and victim. A. shared abuse B. reciprocal abuse C. mutual abuse D. double abuse I think it's A, but not sure
May 15, 2015

Criminal Justice/Domestic Violence
Children are at risk for being victimized by family violence and for perpetrating it against others. Research and theory suggest that some forms of victimization increase the risk of: A. juvenile criminal offending. B. inappropriate choices. C. smoking. D. dating the wrong ...
May 10, 2015

Criminal Justice/Family Violence
Criminal prosecution of physical abuse is more common than: A. the prosecution for damaging a child’s self-esteem. B. the prosecution of emotional maltreatment. C. the prosecution of emotional humiliation. D. the prosecution of verbal abuse. I think it's B but not sure.
May 10, 2015

Math
Shelly and Andy are playing a game using a number cube and flips the coin. What are all possible outcomes during one turn? How many outcomes are in the sample space?
April 30, 2015

measurment
Its recommended that there be at least 16.8 sq ft. of ground space in a garden for every newly planted shrub. a garden is 39.2 ft. by 15 ft. Find the maximum number of shrubs the garden can accomidate
April 29, 2015

Math Please help Ms. Sue
The answer is D
April 29, 2015

Science
hi i dont know
April 23, 2015

Science
if 225 ml of 0.25M HCL and 25ml of 2.5M NaOH was used what is the limiting reagent in this experiment?
April 23, 2015

English
By the time we got there, the seals (have or had) barked twice
April 20, 2015

math
suppose a hat containing 100 balls consists of 20blue ball,30yellow balls,30red balls and 20green balls.a sample of 5 balls is drawn from the hat one by one without replacement.what is the probability that there will be 2blue balls in the sample
April 15, 2015

Ethics in Technology
In the absence of laws, businesses can form __________ to reduce positional arms races. A. campaign committees B. cooperative agreements C. task forces D. networks I think it's D, but not sure
April 11, 2015

Ethics in Technology
The modern business environment is highly competitive and rapidly fluctuating. As a result, the level of commitment companies are willing to make to their employees is: A. increasing. B. stabilizing. C. variable. D. dropping. I think it's D, but not sure
April 11, 2015

Ethics in Technology
_________ makes the rules for globalization. A. Big business B. NAFTA C. The World Trade Organization D. The Multinational Trade Association I am stuck between B & C.
April 11, 2015

Coding
correct code for family history of breast cancer
April 10, 2015

statistics
A test consist of 10 multiple choice questions, each with five possible answers, one of which is correct. To past the test a student must get 60% or better
April 4, 2015

Ethics in Technology
hich of the following is NOT an issue with DRE voting machines used in Brazil and India? A. Lack of a paper audit trail B. Vulnerability to tampering C. Voter identity may be revealed D. Source code is a trade secret I am stuck between C & D.
March 29, 2015

Ethics in Technology
Which of the following is NOT a reason to use a computer simulation? A. To model past events B. To produce a detailed financial model C. To reduce costs D. To save time I think it's D, but not sure.
March 29, 2015

Ethics in Technology
Which of these statements about the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) is true? A. The NCIC databases contain about 40 million records. B. Improper use of the NCIC has led to about 1 million false arrests. C. Local law enforcement agencies enter most of the information ...
March 29, 2015

Ethics in Technology
Which of the following laws does NOT provide some sort of authorization for governmental wiretapping? A. Title III of the Omnibus Crime Control and Safe Streets Act B. Electronic Communications Privacy Act C. Federal Communications Act D. Communications Assistance for Law ...
March 28, 2015

Ethics in Technology
Which of the following laws was upheld as constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court? A. Communications Decency Act B. Child Online Protection Act C. Child Internet Protection Act D. All of these laws were upheld as constitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court. I think it's D, ...
March 28, 2015

Ethics in Technology
Which of the following was NOT a result of the adoption of mechanical calculators? A. Less demand for “superstars” who could rapidly compute sums by hand B. Higher productivity of bookkeepers C. Higher salaries of bookkeepers D. Proliferation of companies making ...
March 27, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
Research reveals that supervision providing treatment and not just control has __________ rates of success. A. significantly greater B. average C. undetermined D. significantly lower I think it's A, but not sure
March 22, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & parole
The effectiveness of probation and parole: A. is quite high. B. is quite low. C. is in need of further research. D. has no objective standard. I think it's C, but not sure.
March 22, 2015

Criminal Justice/ Probation & Parole
The advantage of selecting probation/parole officers on the basis of a written examination is that: A. it produces the candidates who will be the best probation/parole officers. B. it provides the hiring agency with the greatest amount of flexibility. C. it reduces or prevents...
March 14, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
According to psychoanalytic theory: A. behavior is the result of operant conditioning. B. crime is the result of positive reinforcement. C. conscious behavior is the result of unconscious thought. D. all of the above I think it's C, but not sure.
March 14, 2015

Criminal Justice/Parole & Probation
All of the following statements are correct about "good time" except: A. good time serves to control inmate misconduct. B. good times refers to recreation and meal times in prison. C. good time does not use threats of additional punishment as an incentive for inmates...
March 7, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
Each of the following statements is true about the indeterminate sentence except: A. it originated at Elmira Reformatory. B. it requires the use of a parole board. C. it was not popular during the Great Depression. D. it usually involves a minimum and a maximum, with the ...
March 7, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
Sir Walter Crofton: A. established the "Irish System" that influenced the use of parole in the United States. B. was influential in the movement to establish a police force for the city of London. C. agreed with the classical approach to criminals. D. believed in ...
March 7, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
Female offenders often receive harsher treatment in juvenile court because: A. the female offender is often more vicious and troubled. B. their offenses justify harsher treatment. C. females outnumber males in the system by nearly four to one. D. of the lack of alternative ...
March 6, 2015

math derivatives
nevermindddd...problem solved. product rule.
March 3, 2015

math derivatives
derivative of ln[(1+v)^(1+v)(1-v)^(1-v)] I know my log rules allow me to rewrite this as ln[(1+v)(1+v)+(1-v)(1-v)] but what I do from there i dont know.... Wolfram says it is ln(v+1)-ln(v-1)but i dont know how to get that...
March 3, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
In New York, residential burglary during the day is a/an __________ even in the absence of the possession of a weapon or an encounter with an occupant. A. "instant" offense B. "non-violent" offense C. "adjudication" offense D. "violent" ...
March 1, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
The PSI: A. is based on the concept of parens patriae. B. is required in all felony cases. C. reflects classical school interest in the offender. D. None of the above I don't see A,B,C, in my textbook, so I am assuming it's D. Am I right?
March 1, 2015

Criminal Justice/Probation & Parole
The defendant's rap sheet: A. cannot contain any abbreviations. B. is the arrest record of the defendant. C. always includes the disposition of any arrests. D. typically describes each offense and whether it is a felony or misdemeanor. I think it's B, but not sure.
March 1, 2015

Math vectors
*** cos(90) = 0 my mistake
February 27, 2015

Math vectors
since the cross product involves the cosine function. Cos(180) = 0 :)
February 27, 2015

Math vectors
they are parallel
February 27, 2015

math
nvm i got it
February 27, 2015

math
having a spacey moment...can anyone show me how to solve for Er? Er-1/Er+2 = X
February 27, 2015

quadratic formula
you dont have to use the Quadratic formula for this, it is factorable upon rewriting, 2x^2+8x-10=0 and factoring out a 2, 2(x^2+4x-5)=0 You should get, 2(x+5)(x-1) making x = -5 and 1.
February 27, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial Process
Took the quiz and went with C., it was wrong. I got a 95% at least. They don't give us what the right answer was though.
February 16, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial Process
Which of the following is not a key reason for which cases are treated differently from one another? A. Celebrated cases B. Private versus publicly retained counsel C. Offender's sex D. Seriousness of the offense I think it's C, but not sure.
February 16, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
Studies indicate that __________ are overrepresented in the jail population. A. Whites B. Hispanics C. African-Americans D. Asians I Think it's B, but not sure.
February 16, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial Process
While legal experts recommend a felony caseload of no more than __________ per attorney per year, some attorneys represent upwards of 1,000 indigent defendants in any given year. A. 200 B. 100 C. 150 D. 50 I think it's A, but not sure
February 8, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judical System
A federal judge can be removed from the bench via: A. public vote. B. impeachment in the House of Representatives and conviction by the Senate. C. discretion by the president of the United States. D. a majority vote by other federal judges. I think it's B., but not sure.
February 8, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
I don't either, I am totally confused by this one.
February 8, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
History makes it clear that the federal bench has attracted people from a fairly select demographic, usually the __________ and __________ classes. A. lower upper; upper upper B. upper middle; upper C. middle; upper middle D. lower; middle I think it's D, but not sure.
February 8, 2015

personal finance
Hal Thomas wants to establish a savings fund from which a community organization could draw $800 a year for 20 years. If the account earns 3 percent, what amount would he have to deposit now to achieve this goal? (Round time value factors to 3 decimal places and final answer ...
February 6, 2015

Math
Area od a patio is 24 meters. sq. A patio stone is square with each side 30 cm. How many will be needed to complete the patio?
February 4, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
In alternative or problem-solving courts, __________ stay involved in the cases from beginning to end. A. court-appointed counselors B. defense attorneys C. judges D. prosecutors I think it's C, but not sure.
February 3, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
In alternative or problem-solving courts, __________ stay involved in the cases from beginning to end. A. court-appointed counselors B. defense attorneys C. judges D. prosecutors I think it's C, but not sure.
February 3, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
One concern with specialized courts is that they are ________; critics say that treatment, individualized sentencing, and judicial monitoring coddle offenders. A. insufficient in judicial buy-in B. a passing fad C. blurred D. soft on crime I think it's D, but not sure.
February 3, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
According to the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics, ________ of every 100 murder and nonnegligent manslaughter defendants are convicted. A. 17 B. 68 C. 46 D. 31 I think it's B., but not sure
February 2, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
In terms of serious offenses, _______ results in the lowest convictions. A. nonnegligent manslaughter B. motor vehicle theft C. aggravated assault D. drug trafficking I think it's B., but not sure
February 2, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
The __________ is/are the federal trial court(s) and is/are the "entry point" into the federal judicial system. A. U.S. Supreme Court B. circuit courts C. district courts D. court of appeals I think it's C., but not sure.
February 2, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial System
Congress has delegated the responsibility of setting the rules of practice, procedure and evidence in federal courts to the ___________ of the United States. A. federal judges B. state judiciary C. Rules Committee D. Judicial Conference *34 L03 I think it's D., but not too...
January 31, 2015

Criminal Justice/Judicial Process
The power of a court to resolve a dispute: A. Jurisdiction B. Territory C. Indirect control D. Discretion Is it A?
January 30, 2015

Math
The correct restatement of 32% is
January 25, 2015

physics
The 80kg student balances a 1300kg elephant on a hydraulic lift. (U-Tube) What is the diameter of the piston the student is standing on? When a second student joins the first, the height difference between the liquid levels in the right and left pistons is 40cm . What is the ...
January 19, 2015

science
Which cells do the authors identify as the ones most likely to hold the key to increased human longevity and vitality and how might this work? Describe one alternative to cloning that the authors mention.
January 12, 2015

Science
Describe genetic engineering on a cellular level. In other words, what exactly takes place during genetic engineering that inserts a trait into an organism that did not have that trait before? Give an example.
January 12, 2015

Science
Star athletes like Peyton Manning can travel to Europe to receive stem cell treatment that is not available in the US. What should be our general guidelines about this and other type’s experimental treatments?
January 12, 2015

Criminal Justice/Criminology
The ACLU has publicly: A. supported the USA PATRIOT Act. B. filed suit to stop the USA PATRIOT Act. C. is neutral about the USA PATRIOT Act. D. has altered the USA PATRIOT Act. Is it A? I am confused on this one.
January 10, 2015

Criminology
According to Hirschi and Gottfredson, the personal characteristics of most white-collar workers are those that we would expect to produce: A. conformity in behavior. B. white-collar crime. C. street crime. D. Both b and c I think it's D, but not too sure.
January 1, 2015

Criminology
Which of the following is a drug-related crime? A. Buying drugs on the street from a low-level dealer B. Selling marijuana to juveniles C. Snatching a purse to obtain money to purchase drugs D. Using crack cocaine I am stuck between B & D.
January 1, 2015

Criminology
I can't even find that section in my text book.
December 22, 2014

Criminology
Traditional criminological theory assumes: A. men and women are the same. B. men are superior. C. women are superior. D. age is more important than gender. I think it's B, but not sure.
December 22, 2014

Criminology
The conflict perspective sees laws as: A. tools of the disenfranchised. B. a means of control. C. fair and equal. D. None of the above Is it D?
December 22, 2014

Criminology
Social control theories focus on: A. static aspects of the personality. B. physical features of the social environment. C. the process through which social integration develops. D. causative factors in criminal behavior. I think it's B, but not sure.
December 21, 2014

College Math
Brent invested $5607 in an account at 2% compounded weekly. Calculate the total investment after 7 years. Please show me the steps. I tried using this formula but it did not work. A=P(1+r/n)^6x1
December 16, 2014

Criminology
According to proponents of capital punishment, which of the following is a true statement? A. Capital punishment deters crime. B. Capital punishment is less expensive than imprisonment. C. Capital punishment is widely accepted in the international community. D. All of the ...
December 13, 2014

Art History
According to Robert Venturi, what is wrong with the International Style of architecture? A. It is too heterogeneous. B. It is too complex. C. It is too contradictory. D. It is too inflexible. My textbook says is A, B, and C. So I am totally confused
November 29, 2014

MAT201-Basic Statistics
A dealership sold 15 cars last month. The purchase price of the cars, rounded to the nearest thousand, is represented in the table Purchase Price/# of cars sold $15,000 3 $20,000 4 $23,000 5 $25,000 2 $45,000 1 A.Find the mean and median B. Which measures best represents the ...
November 24, 2014

MAT201 Basic Statistics
A dealership sold 15 cars last month. The purchase price of the cars, rounded to the nearest thousand, is represented in the table Purchase Price/# of cars sold $15,000
November 24, 2014

Art History
Which of the following is a specialist in ritual that opens the lines of communication between the supernatural and human worlds? A. Diviner B. Oba C. Iyoba D. Oni I think it's A.
November 23, 2014

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