Thursday

October 8, 2015
Total # Posts: 1,014

**office practices/ medical**

I would put an "an" between called and HMO to make it sound better.
*May 9, 2008*

**grammar**

Active: I jumped over the fence. Passive: The fence was jumped over by me. Is the subject actively influencing the object or is the object being passively acted on by the subject?
*May 8, 2008*

**205**

Michael Jackson has had more plastic surgery than anybody else in California. You can bet he’s had more than anybody in Connecticut!
*May 8, 2008*

**social studies**

My sentiments exactly. This is a declarative statement without a period. Please supply an interrogative sentence.
*May 7, 2008*

**DUE AT MIDNIGHT: HELP ME!!**

Tell me more about what you know already? For example, do you know that a nephron is part of those renal organs known as the kidneys? Do you know that an ion is an electrically charged atomic particle that could be either positive or negative? Do you know that opposites ...
*May 7, 2008*

**DUE AT MIDNIGHT: HELP ME!!**

Posting an inquiry more than once will not speed up the response time. See my reply above.
*May 7, 2008*

**Urinalysis: URGENT DUE TOMORROW**

Why is such a popular question?! See up the page a little bit for my reply. Reposting will not deliver faster response times.
*May 6, 2008*

**american government**

The origins of the state are to be thought of as a two way street of expectations between the governor and the governed. In this reciprocal relationship, the rulers are obligated to do their job for the subjects, and the subjects also have a role to fulfill under their rulers...
*May 6, 2008*

**writing**

Isn't a typical parapgraph usually supposed to contain five or six or maybe seven sentences?
*May 5, 2008*

**Social Studies**

If you are asking about the U.S. Constitution, then only white men who owned property had suffrage back in the late 1700's.
*May 5, 2008*

**History**

Try looking up the word revolution in a dictionary and then use process of elimination to determine that the answer is choice e).
*May 1, 2008*

**nonfiction**

Please use *an* example rather than *a* example please. Thank you.
*May 1, 2008*

**Arts**

What does this have to do with arts?
*May 1, 2008*

**American History**

You probably meant book not took, you forgot to insert an in, the use of people twice is redundant, and an and should be replaced by at.
*April 30, 2008*

**American History**

I would highly suggest the PBS series Eyes on the Prize for more on this.
*April 30, 2008*

**Social Studies**

Some have argued that there is no such thing as a pure democracy, but that some have gotten close. The USA is a republic which is still a type of democracy. The will of the people is expressed in an indirect democracy by voting. There were once places where the people gathered...
*April 30, 2008*

**Social Studies**

The modern nation of Greece (particularly the current capital city of Athens) is still known today as the birthplace of democracy. See my other post, but I would say that is a debateable issue. Could you tell me what specific time period in Greek history you are talking about...
*April 30, 2008*

**Social Studies**

It is not E (the state of Nebraska has a unicameral legislature by the way). A through D are all pretty important sounding, though. What is the exact name of the class for which you are doing this?
*April 30, 2008*

**books- The Family by Mario Puzo**

Is this the same legendary crime author who wrote the Godfather and the Last Don?
*April 29, 2008*

**history**

They were a ruling banking family from Florence, Italy that were great patrons of the fine arts.
*April 28, 2008*

**AED**

Isn't that an overly harsh generalization, bobpursley?
*April 27, 2008*

**history**

The Roman Catholic Church's reactions were collectively known as the Counter Reformation.
*April 27, 2008*

**lyman**

Since when is lyman a school subject? In the absence of an operation symbol, one can just safely assume multiplication. If you would like to, then put an x or the word times or a dot.
*April 26, 2008*

**Obesity Pros and Cons**

Being just slightly overweight can have some positive aspects.
*April 25, 2008*

**AP US History**

Oh, snap!
*April 25, 2008*

**SCI**

Does nickel from the periodic table bend?
*April 25, 2008*

**Calculator problem-- urgent!!!**

Do you still an operations guide or a user's manual for your calculator? What type of calculator do you have? What class is this for? You are responsible for learning how to work your own either by looking it up or asking somebody who would know. However, if you want an on...
*April 24, 2008*

**Calculator problem-- urgent!!!**

That would depend on your calculator, but you may have a "^" button for raising a base to a power.
*April 24, 2008*

**Humanities**

It was not until the times of Copernicus that heliocentrism was mathematically proven, of course. Although it was an interesting suggestion from the Greeks.
*April 24, 2008*

**science**

Delcia, what does brenisha's age have to do with anything?
*April 21, 2008*

**Social Studies**

Sunni makes up the peaceful majority by a vast margin. Shiites are the not so peaceful minority.
*April 20, 2008*

**social studies**

To serve God and the king and to get rich. The three G's are gold, gospel, and glory.
*April 20, 2008*

**English**

Twelve point Times New Roman with one inch margins all the way around and double spaced throughout.
*April 18, 2008*

**math**

A farmer plants seeds in a field that is 125 meters long by 75 meters wide.The seeds must receive 1 liter of water per square meter every day. How many liters must the farmer apply to the field everyday?
*April 10, 2008*

**math**

A farmer plants seeds in a field that is 125 meters long by 75 meters wide.The seeds must receive 1 liter of water per square meter every day. How many liters must the farmer apply to the field everyday?
*April 10, 2008*

**eth125**

Does the media help or hurt the relationship between Black and White America today?
*April 9, 2008*

**eth125**

Is this country still segregated today?
*April 9, 2008*

**social studies**

how many miles would it be to get to Minnesota from Virginia
*April 6, 2008*

**physics**

PE=mgh =(1.2)(9.8)(2.9-.59) = 27.17J
*April 3, 2008*

**12th grade math help!!!!**

The height of the right triangle is 9 units, and the area is 54 sq. units. how long is the base of the triangle?
*March 28, 2008*

**Science**

HESAL TALES unscrable these words
*March 27, 2008*

**ENGLISH**

who is the most interesting famous person
*March 17, 2008*

**Chemistry**

C-1M
*March 5, 2008*

**earth**

how does convection work
*March 5, 2008*

**Math**

yes you are correct
*February 26, 2008*

**Math**

i need to know how to turn 48.25 into a fration in simpilist forn
*February 26, 2008*

**Math**

Stop trying to answer my questions. Let the professionals help. DO NOT RESPOND AGAIN!! P.S. - Both your answers were WRONG
*February 13, 2008*

**Math**

The teacher plans to assign 8 students to 8 desks for a debate. How many different seating arrangements are possible?
*February 13, 2008*

**Math**

Eleven people are competing in a sack race. There is a blue ribbon for first, a red ribbon for second, and white ribbon for third. How many different first-second-third place finishes are possible?
*February 13, 2008*

**Math**

a company makes combination locks with 50 numbers printed on the dial. Each lock combination is an arrangement of 3 different numbers. How many locks can the company make without repeating a combination?
*February 13, 2008*

**Math**

30%?
*February 7, 2008*

**Math**

During peak season, a hotel room costs $135 per night. During the off-season, it costs $90 pernight. Find the percent of change from peak season to off-season.
*February 7, 2008*

**Math**

Find the percent of change from $48 to $53.76. State whether the change is an increase or decrease.
*February 7, 2008*

**Math**

If an item costs $179.99 and it is marked 25% discount, what would the sale price be?
*February 7, 2008*

**spell**

antonym of unusual and against
*February 6, 2008*

**spelling**

I need the answer to this analogy broom : sweep :: brush : the word has to begin with scr, spr, str or thr
*January 30, 2008*

**C Programming**

I am new to c programming and I cannot understand the teacher for the life of me. It becomes very difficult to learn this stuff even just by reading. I'd greatly appreciate any help... The program asks for the user to input the radius and height of a right cylinder. It ...
*January 27, 2008*

**Statistics**

Use a chi-squared test to test the claim about the population variance or standard deviation at the given level of significance and using the given sample statistics. Claim: ơ2 ≤ 60; α = 0.025. Sample statistics: s2 = 72.7, n = 15
*December 27, 2007*

**Statistics**

I think so, yes. I did not know how to type the symbols correctly on computer.
*December 26, 2007*

**Statistics**

Use a x squared-test to test the claim about the population variance or standard deviation at the given level of significance and using the given sample statistics. Claim: ơ2 ≤ 60; α = 0.025. Sample statistics: s2 = 72.7, n = 15
*December 26, 2007*

**Statistics**

Well the question in the first problem is earlier in the book than in the second. We did learn about the process that you used early on though.
*December 26, 2007*

**Statistics**

Ok. That helped me out a lot. I have another one, if your willing to give direction. One in five people in the U.S. own individual stocks. In a random sample of 12 people, what is the probability that the number owning individual stocks is (a) exactly four, (b) at least four, ...
*December 26, 2007*

**Statistics**

"A batch of 350 raffle tickets contains three winning tickets. You buy five tickets. What is the probability that you have (a) no winning tickets, (b) all of the winning tickets, (c) at least one winning ticket, and (d) at least one nonwinning ticket?" I would like ...
*December 26, 2007*

**math**

1,022,000 species of animals. vertebrates make up 42,000 & invertebrates make up 980,000 species. what is the percentage of animals that are invertebrates? how did you come to this answer?
*December 20, 2007*

**Statistics**

Background: A machine cuts wood boards to a thickness of 25 millimeters with an accepter margin of error of +/-0.6 ml. (Assume process can be distributed by normal distribution.) The acceptable range of thicknesses for the boards is 24.4 ml to 25.6 ml, inclusive. Because of ...
*December 17, 2007*

**English**

How do you cite an online transcript of an interview in MLA format?
*December 14, 2007*

**Math**

Thank you.
*December 13, 2007*

**Math**

Our teachers are having a toy drive. Mrs. A collected 10 more toys than Mr. B. Mrs. C collected twice as many toys as Mr. B. Mr. D collected 3 less than Mrs. C. Mrs. E collected 50 more than Mrs. A. Together they collected 487 toys in all and gave them to another teacher. How ...
*December 13, 2007*

**Math**

Solve. x/5x+10+x-3/x+2=7/5 I multiplied both sides by 5(x+2) and came up with -17.
*November 30, 2007*

**Math**

Please review. Ella can drive 65 mi on side roads in the same time that it takes to drive 30 mi on the interstate. Ella's rate on the side roads is 7 mi faster than her rate on the interstate, what is her rate on the side roads? 65/x+7=30/x 35x=210 x=6 6+7=13
*November 30, 2007*

**ESSAY #7!!! NEED HELP PELASE! ANYONE!**

I am writing an essay on how math is related to football and I can not think of how to start it. Please help
*November 29, 2007*

**math**

write 5800million metric tons in standard form
*November 19, 2007*

**Algebra 1**

xy=2
*November 17, 2007*

**political science**

Congress must pass what law after a state constitution has been approved by the people or that state in order for a state to be added
*October 31, 2007*

**Earth Science**

one of two conditions needed to melt minerals inot magma
*October 27, 2007*

**Chemistry**

its 180/760+.95
*October 21, 2007*

**Physics**

A motorboat accelerates uniformly from a ve- locity of 6.4 m/s to the west to a velocity of 2.0 m/s to the west. If its acceleration was 3.3 m/s squared to the east, how far did it travel during the acceleration? Answer in units of m.
*October 21, 2007*

**government**

Basically, individual units run their own affairs and the notion of central government is of low improtance. The most obvious historical example of this would be the southeren states after their leaving from the Union.
*September 5, 2007*

**math**

what are indirect proofs
*September 5, 2007*

**math**

what is the value of the underlined number? 170- the 0 is underlined, I know the place is the tens, thanks so much! The VALUE of the underlined number is zero. The place is the ones. It's not the tens place...didn't you read what I posted before? The underlined # is ...
*August 21, 2007*

**math**

what is the place and value of the underlined digit in 803. the underlined digit is 3 It's in the one's place the way to think about it is like this: in between the ones and the tenths is the decimal point. Hundreds/tens/ones.tenths/hundreths
*August 21, 2007*

**physical science**

It takes allot of energy to vaporize water. Several BTUs for each change of state because it's changing the molecular structure. Not as much energy required to change temperature in same state.
*June 22, 2007*

**Social Studies**

What a good topic from prehistory through the Enlightenment ages. Something interesting please. Topic for what: a few paragraphs, a short paper, or a long term paper? I always liked the history of witchcraft, the discovery of the solar system in which Earth was not the center...
*April 16, 2007*

**English**

I'm sorry, I just need a subject suggestion for an English Essay. It's a definition essay for my college English 1A class. The topic is, "A word which has changed in meaning and what the change shows about society." I am not asking for you to tell me what it ...
*April 12, 2007*

**math**

find the rule for the Nth term of the arithmetic sequence. 11/2, 25/6, 17/6, 3/2, 1/6..... If you change the denomators to 6, you should notice the numerators follow the sequence: 33,25,17,9,1,...which is an arithmetic sequence with a common difference of -8 so term(n) = -8n...
*April 1, 2007*

**Chemistry**

Can someone check my answers? These are based off of an experiment which is determining the proportionality constant, R, in the ideal gas equation. 1. Suppose a student runs into some procedural and calculation difficulties. State the effect the following would have on the ...
*April 1, 2007*

**Algebra**

1. The elipse will then become a circle. 2. If they are exactly the same length then you have a truly circular orbit/object, the likes of which you will never see in the real world. I hope this helps!
*March 20, 2007*

**ap us history**

How successful was organized labor in improving the position of workers in the period from 1875-1900? Analyze the factors that contributed to the level of unachievement.
*March 18, 2007*

**Health**

unbroken skin blocks What is your question? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum BUT if your question is not clearly stated, you will get no answer. Hopefully you are questioning the following: 1. (Broken Link Removed) 2. http://www.prep4usmle.com/forum/thread/...
*March 17, 2007*

**Finance**

Jim Bob is a stock picking genius. Every year, based on his system, he has the ability to invest $100 (only) in a security that is expected to earn a 20% return over the next year. That security always has a beta of one. Assume that the risk free rate is 4%, and the market ...
*March 7, 2007*

**math rate**

15 chapters in 5 days - I already know the unit rate is 3 - I have to give the rate and unit rate. I don't know how to figure out the rate. Can someone please help me? rate is 15 chapters/5 days unit rate is 3 chapters/day
*March 4, 2007*

**math rate**

what would be the unit rate - 15 chapters in 5 days Take 15 chapters and divide by 5 days. Unit rate would be 3 chapters per day. I hope this helps and is what you were asking.
*March 4, 2007*

**math**

solve the matrix equation for ax=bx+c for x={x1} { x2} where a= { 6 0} b={-1 -2} c= {1] [15 1} { 4 -2} [2} please show work if you can
*February 13, 2007*

**Modern World History**

What does imperialistic mean in this? Germany felt behind in the imperialistic game with so few colonies so there were also resentment brooding? This site will explain the role of Imperialism in Europe as well as Germany. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Imperialism okay i ...
*February 11, 2007*

**Modern World History**

Can someone give me some ideas on what they think, your views might have been about the coming war of World War 1. Most people in Europe didn't want war, but were forced into it by their nationalistic and militaristic leaders and their enemies. Of course, the nations that ...
*February 11, 2007*

**Geology (college level)**

What is the process by which elements form? In the stars, fusion mainly. On Earth, radioactive decay. For further reading: http://www.longman.co.uk/tt_secsci/resources/scimon/hoyle/hoyle.htm BIG BANG NUCLEOSYNTHESIS WAS THE FIRST PROCESS OF ELEMENT FORMATION Can some help The ...
*February 9, 2007*

**Unscramble for english**

Please unscramble: eeeinrlbpresh the meaning of the word is: worthy of blame http://www.onelook.com/?w=REPREHENSIBLE&ls=a
*January 22, 2007*

**please unscramble**

badrdbuetarent
*January 2, 2007*

**alphabetizing**

what comes first girls or girl's? girl
*December 11, 2006*

**nucleus true facts**

hey no fighting down in front
*October 4, 2006*