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April 17, 2014

April 17, 2014

Total # Posts: 17

**British Literature**

In "A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Mary Wollstonecraft argues that women should receive education because of what? Could it be either raising a family requires good judgment or that they require some means of supporting themselves independent of men. I'm thinki...

**British Literature**

Charlotte Turner Smith's sonnet "Written the close of Spring" best exemplifies what motif? Examples given are the parallels between human existence and nature; the cyclical nature of human existence; the facrt that the happiness of youth comes only once; or the b...

**British Literature**

Does Amelia Lanier make any of the following arguments in "Eve's Apology in Defense of Women?" Eve asserts the superiority of women over men; Adam is to blame for the expulsion from Eden as he is wiser and more powerful and should have known better; Eve is not to...

**British Literature**

What is the symbolic significance of the dagger in the following excerpt from MacBeth--" Is that a dagger which I see before me, the handle toward my hand? Come, let me cluth thee. I have thee not, and yet I see these still. Are thou not, fatal vision, sensible to feeling...

**British Literature**

In the following passage from Chaucer's General Prologue, "In all the parish not a dame stirred, Towards the altar steps in front of her, And if indeed they did, so wrath was she As to be quite out of charity," I believe that the Wife of Bath can best be describe...

**British Literature**

"This supernatural soliciting. Cannot be ill, cannot be good. If ill, Why hath it given me earnest of success Commencing in a truth? I am Thane of Cawdor. If good, why do I yield to that suggestion Whose horrid image doth unfix my hair And make my seated heart knock at my...

**British Literature**

Which aspect of an epic is present in the following passage from Beowulf? "Then he saw, hanging on the wall, a heavy Sword, hammered by giants, strong and blessed with their magic, the best of all weapons but so massive that no ordinary man could lift its carved and decor...

**British Literature**

What argument does Aphra Behn make about her two loves in the passage: "How strongly does my passion flow, Divided equally 'twixt two? Damon had ne'er subdued my heart, Had not Alexis took his part; Nor could Alexis powerful provce, Without my Damon's aid, to ...

**Calculus**

What is the state of the function f at x = 2? F(x) = [x^3 for x < 2; 5x - 2 for x > or = to 2] ?continuous or differentiable both or neither one or the other?

**Calculus**

Find the domain of f(x) = (square root (x^2 - 16))/(x + 2)

**Calculus**

If f(x) = (square root of (3x^2 - 5x + 7)), then f'(2) =

**Calculus**

If y = (ln(x-2))/(3e^x, then dy/dx =

**Calculus**

If 2x^3 + 2xy - y^2 = 6, then approximate the equation of the tangent line at point x = 1.44

**Calculus**

The area of a floating circular oil spill in the ocean is increasing at a rate of 96pi square meters per second. When the area of the spill is 1000pi how fast is the radius increasing in meters per second.

**Calculus**

That's the answer I got, but my teacher said I was wrong.

**Calculus**

Astronomers have a mathematical model for the orbital speed of the stars as a function of their distance x from the center of the galaxy: V(x) = 350x/(1+(x^2))^(3/4) where x = 1 for 10,000 light years, x = 2 for 20,000 light years. At a distance of 10,000 light years, the rota...

**math**

Find the slope of the tangent line to the curve (x + (e^-x))^2 at (0,1)

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