Posts by fawn
Total # Posts: 19
A coin is tossed three times. Use a tree diagram to find the number of possible outcomes that could produce exactly two heads. I don't know how to write out a tree diagram on here, but I think this one is heads -> heads, tails -> heads, heads -> tails? A quarter ...
July 3, 2016
List three examples of dramatic or situational irony in Animal Farm, then state what is really meant in the passage or what actually happens in the plot. Dramatic irony: 1. Some characters in the book Believe Boxer was taken to the hospital, and died there peacefully. What ...
March 20, 2015
Several of the characters in The Odyssey experience conflict. List three characters, state a conflict of theirs and briefly tell how they resolve it. Odysseus: Must defeat the cyclops, does so by blinding it. He and his men then tie themselves to the underbellies of sheep, so ...
March 20, 2015
Reptiles do not live in the Arctic; however, some birds do, even though they evolved from reptiles. In your own words, offer an explanation for this fact. Include information on the metabolic differences between the two groups' bodies, as well as what effect their ...
August 18, 2014
A ferris wheel is 35 meters in diameter and boarded at ground level. The wheel makes one full rotation every 8 minutes, and at time (t=0) you are at the 3 o'clock position and descending. Let f(t) denote your height (in meters) above ground at t minutes. Find a formula for...
January 28, 2013
I have been staring at this problem forever, and cant seem to dig it up in my book. Please help! Two competing bank are trying to attract customers. (a) Ally Bank has an account which earns 25% interest every 10 years. Assuming the interest is compounded weekly, find both the ...
January 8, 2013