# Posts by cassie

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**math 6th grade**

Juan plans to build a bookcase to store his paperback books, DVDs, and CDs. He has lumber that he will use for the sides and back of the bookcase. The bookcase will have five shelves, and each shelf will be 2 1/2 feet. DVD cases are 9 16 inch wide. a. If Juan has 60 DVDs...

**math 6th grade**

Juan measured the location for the bookcase and realized that his shelves can be no more than 1 3/4 feet wide. a. What is the maximum number of shelves Juan could build for this new bookcase using the lumber he bought? b. How many DVD cases will he be able to store on each of ...

**English**

A sudden snowstorm hit the city and caused a huge power outage . This was highly unusual.

**geometry**

It is the same distance from second base to first base, and from second base to third base. The angle formed by first base, second base, and home plate has the same measure as the angle formed by third base, second base, and home plate. What can you conclude about the distance...

**geometry**

Is one flag a translation image of the other, or rotation image? Explain. is is translation?

**geometry(is this right?)**

i accidentally multiplied the x and y numbers by 4 together.

**geometry(is this right?)**

(-1,4)x4=-5,6

**geometry(is this right?)**

(4,-3)x4=-8

**geometry(is this right?)**

Find the image vertices for a dilation with center (0 0) and a scale factor of 4 (-3,1)x4=-12,4 (-1,4)x4=5,6 (2,3)x4=9,2 (4,-3)x4=4

**geometry**

Complete the two-column proof. Given: <2 ≅ <4, M<2=110° Proof: m<3 = 70° m∠2 = m∠4 Definition of congruent angles m∠4 = 110º b. ________ ∠3 and ∠4 are a linear pair Definition of a linear pair (shown in diagram) &#...

**english**

Part I of "Alone" can best be identified as an example of a a) ballad. b) sonnet. c) lyric poem. d) narrative. All of the following lines from "Alone" contain examples of alliteration except a) “like a boy in a playground surrounded by enemies.” b...

**english**

What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?" can someone explain what they want me to write I'm stuck.

**english**

i don't understand the question...

**english**

What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?"

**english**

The Divine Comedy First Confession the love song of J Alfred Prufrock The Destructors the guitar poor fish

**english**

Prompt A: Compare and contrast the topics and themes of writers from the Americas and European writers. Include specific examples to support your statements.

**Math**

9x+5y=9 12x+8y=12.8

**math**

An automotive insurance company has 25,000 policyholders. The accident rate is 0.07. The number of accidents the company will have to pay out for is If the payout for each claim (after deductibles) is $8,000, the company’s total payouts will amount to $ If the company ...

**Health**

Another term for alcohol poisoning is.. A)Hangover B)Blackout C)Intoxication D)Overdose I would think either C or D

**Math**

1. When Tyson opens and lays a cereal box out flat, he sees that the top and the bottom of the box both measure 11 inches by 8 inches, the sides of the box both measure 11 inches by 6 inches, and the front and back of the box both measure 8 inches by 6 inches. What is the ...

**Art**

Thank you

**Art**

OH so it would be aabb

**Art**

Yes I did. I think its aabc because fold and gold rhyme together and sea and Galileee rhyme differently

**Art**

Oh, hmm.... I think it would be aabc

**Art**

1. Read the following lines from the poem “The Destruction of Sennacherib” by Lord Byron. The Assyr came down like a wolf on the fold, And his cohorts gleaming in purple and gold. And the sheen of their spears was like stars on the sea, When the blue wave rolls ...

**Art**

Oh, okay is it C?

**geometry**

An observer (O) spots a plane flying at a 55° angle to his horizontal line of sight. If the plane is flying at an altitude of 21,000 ft., what is the distance (x) from the plane (P) to the observer (O)?

**science help now plz**

a geneticist is studying a pedigree that shows the family history of a recessive genetic diease. which of the following pedigrees shows an impossible relationship.

**LIFE ORIENTATION**

dont know

**us history**

yes it was uncle sam and lady liberty

**us history**

A subversive is someone who is trying to overthrow or undermine a government or political system from within. With this in mind, explain what the cartoon's artist was trying to convey about American society in 1947?

**american government**

House Minority Whip How does this person assist with passing laws? How does this person prevent a law from being passed? What role does this person have in the lawmaking process?

**Math**

Is the answer 0,0

**Math**

nvm i know how to do it i think

**Math**

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**Math**

Find the image vertices for a dilation with center (0 0) and a scale factor of 4? I have the link to the pic but you have to put connexus.c.o.m infront of it

**Math**

*construct

**Math**

Given line AB, explain how to contruct a square with sides of length AB.

**Math**

Given RS || TU, m∠7 = (3x - 10), and m∠3 = (2x + 5) what is m∠1 I don´t know how to solve this. There´s a pic but i can´t post it.

**history**

i think yes because of the defeat of Germany during WW1 which led to it's national esteem.

**history**

Do you think a totalitarian form of government would have formed in Germany if the Great Depression had not occurred? Explain

**history**

I think the Japanese would have still lost because they knew the US navy was too powerful which is why they launched a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor knowing the US was unprepared for war.

**history**

what would have happened if the Japanese won the battle of midway?

**English**

i still don't get why he compared the 2

**English**

What does Huck mean at the end of the chapter 3 when he compares Tom's lies to Sunday school?

**algebra**

what is the slope-intercept form of the linear equation whose graph passes through (-2,4) and is parallel to the graph 3x+y=6? a) y =-3x - 2 b) y =-3x + 10 c) y = 3x - 2 d) y = 3x + 10 which linear equation represents a line that passes through (3,-7) and has a slope of -4? a...

**geometry**

When constructing a perpendicular bisector, why must the compass opening be greater than one half the length of the segment

**geometry**

Explain how you can use a straightedge and a compass to construct an angle that is both congruent and adjacent to a given angle?

**english**

In Nethergrave Jeremy creates an obstacle to dating the girl he likes by a) lying about where he lives b) lying about his poor health c) lying about his father's wealth d) lying about his computer expertise

**Geometry**

no just one Reiny and the original is (-3,-3) not (-3,3) so how would that effect the answer

**Geometry**

When you are doing a glide reflection how does the line of reflection being y=1 affect the final answer? Can someone help me with that...start with (-3,-3) and the translation is (x+5,y) I think the the x will be (2, but unsure what happens to the y) help somebody..

**english**

Oh ok but i know that love of self is being addressed in that poem but i don't know about the other ones.

**english**

what?

**english**

What kind of love is being addressed in each poem? (love of self, love of family, love of country, love of significant other) love after love girls can we educate we dads? in trying times tonight i can write senerity

**english**

Read the following sentences about the father's boat from "The Third Bank of the River" "He was very serious about it. It was to be made specially for him, of mimosa wood. It was to be sturdy enough to last twenty or thirty years and just large enough for ...

**english**

c?

**english**

the author "of on turning ten" best creates a tone of regret with the line a) disfiguring chicken pox of the soul b) the perfect simplicity of being one c) but now I am mostly at the window d) you tell me it is too early to be looking back

**english**

b?

**english**

In "My Brother's Keeper" the author includes the line " and Jamie thought to himself, this time it must be bad" in Jamie's phone conversation with Ted in order to? a) explain how uncle harry usually takes care of Ted b) develop Ted as a character ...

**Biology**

Cite a way the excretory system helps maintain homeostasis, besides removing wastes,water,carbon dioxide, and salts.

**US HISTORY A**

Name two ways that the federal government tried to regulate business in the late 1800s. Do you think these regulations achieved their goals? Explain your answer

**English**

I marked two of them because I felt they were both worthy of the correct answer. I read the poem many times - I have - after reading it many more times I would say my answer is C because I feel like the poem flows nicely because of the meter/beat.

**English/Ms. Sue/Writeacher**

Someone please help me - just need to hear other peoples opinions... thank you in advance

**English**

Read the following example. What is the effect of the meter in these lines? I wandered lonely as a Cloud That floats on high o'er vales and Hills. When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden Daffodils; Beside the Lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the...

**English**

Thank you Ms. Sue

**English**

Which of the following is a primary source from early American and colonial literature? A. "Religion in the Colonies" Discovery Education streaming movie B. An essay about Olaudah Equiano C. "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God" by Jonathan Edwards ****** ...

**Pre-ALgreba**

A kite flying in the air has a 12 - ft line attached to it. Its line is pulled taut and casts a 10 - ft shadow. Find the height of the kite. If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth.

**Algebra**

thank you so much... :)

**Algebra**

solve this (-1 2/3)/(-2 1/2) I know the end result is 2/3 but how do I get there? Please help

**Geometry**

Explain the distance formula. Then use it to calculate the distance between A(1,1) and B(7,-7). Any help please.

**Geometry-Help Please**

I think the answer is that you use the straightedge to draw two parallel lines and then you draw a line that goes through them that is perpendicular. You then use the compass to measure the angles, they should be congruent and adjacent. Any help would be appreciated.

**Geometry-Help Please**

Explain how you can use a straightedge and a compass to construct an angle that is both congruent and adjacent to a given angle.

**Geometry/Steve**

okay I understand now...thank you

**Geometry/Steve**

A circle has an area of approx. 78.5 square units. If the center of the circle is at (2,4). Which of the following points is on the circle? A. (-6,4) B. (2,-1) C. (-4,-4) D.(2,-9) ******** My thoughts are D - can you please check it...thanks

**Geometry**

D - thank you so much - that's the one I marked but needed to be sure.

**Geometry-Help Please**

If anyone has any tips please let me know

**Geometry**

A triangle has a perimeter of exactly 24 units. Which of the following could be the vertices of the triangle? A.) (-1,3),(2,-1),(-1,-1) B.) (6,0),(6,7)(0,7) C.) (-1,-1),(-6,-13),(-9,-9) D.) (-3,-4),(3,-4),(3,4) I am not sure on this one any help would be great

**Physics**

On August 12, 1987, Alessandro Andrei set a world record in the shot put with a throw of 22.9m. What was the initial speed of the shot if he released it at a height of 2.10m and threw it at an angle of 38 degrees above the horizontal?

**Physics**

he drawing shows two planes each dropping an empty fuel tank. At the moment of release each plane has the same speed of 185 m/s, and each tank is at the same height of 3.62 km above the ground. Although the speeds are the same, the velocities are different at the instant of ...

**Physics**

A lumberjack (mass = 104 kg) is standing at rest on one end of a floating log (mass = 234 kg) that is also at rest. The lumberjack runs to the other end of the log, attaining a velocity of +3.18 m/s relative to the shore, and then hops onto an identical floating log that is ...

**Physics**

A golfer hits a shot to a green that is elevated 2.90 m above the point where the ball is struck. The ball leaves the club at a speed of 19.1 m/s at an angle of 30.0˚ above the horizontal. It rises to its maximum height and then falls down to the green. Ignoring air ...

**Math**

The cost of a video game is $29.95 and sales tax is 6%. About how much will the game cost, including tax?

**English**

it is....so thank you..

**English**

so it's b?

**English**

Identify the problem in the sentence: James's feet are longer than Steven. a.) double comparison b.) illogical comparison c.) double negative d.) incorrect degree of modifier I think it is D...?

**English**

okay thank you and have a great day!!

**English**

Oh and I have it bookmarked now... thanks :)

**English**

okay great - Writeacher thank you so much for all your help...do you know the stories "The Swimming Contest" or "The Tall Woman and Her Short Husband"?? Just wanted to check a few.?

**English**

Well if you feel B is incorrect I would choose C... right?

**English**

I was torn for #2 between B and C

**English**

ooops- I read your answer wrong writeacher...my mistake I thought B was emotional because of "dedication"- to me anything you are dedicated to can be emotional

**English**

Really - I thought about pathos...I did... but I wasn't sure because the are talking economic recovery...I know that can be an emotional subject but I just wasn't sure. Thank you :)

**English**

1.Which of the following is used when political candidate highlights his or her experience in finance as the basis of a plan for economic recovery? A.Ethos B.Pathos C.Logo***** 2. Identify the sentence that most strongly relies on emotional language. A. It took a lot of work, ...

**English**

Thank you!!

**English**

Identify the statement that is a verifiable fact. A. Kids need to avoid excessive time in front of a computer. B. Laptop computers outsell desktop computers in retail sales.***** C. Most computer applications are designed for learning purposes. D. The elderly should avoid ...

**English**

Thank you - I learn so much from you :)

**English**

Those are dashes...and I think it would be D

**English**

Writeacher I can see reasons for a couple choices on 2...and I hate just guessing but I can see it being B and D. I'll choose B...I am not sure sorry

**English**

1. Identify the choice that best describes the sentence: The dog always barks with pleasure when she sees us. A. declarative****** B. exclamatory C. imperative D. interrogative 2. Identify the correctly punctuated sentence. A.I'd love to see that movie again [maybe next ...

**English**

Thank you