The Cask of Amontillado
Hello, I had to answer to some questions on the this paragraph of 'The Cask of Amontillado' by Edgar Allen Poe. The paragraph: The thousand injuries of Fortunato I had borne as I best could, but when he ventured upon insult I vowed revenge. You, who so well know the ...
December 7, 2014
if you have a jar filled with candy and every time you take one candy out you put the wrapper back into the jar. the wrapper takes 10% of the volume of a piece of candy. How many times will you have to fill the jar before half the jar is filled with candy wrappers?
May 7, 2014
1) You want to buy gift for a friend and that likes going to the movies. You want to spend no more than $40.00 but no less $24.00. The tickets are $7.50 each. How many tickets can you purchase for the friend? 2) You decide that you will spend more on your friend and you ...
September 17, 2013
Pedro has two options: he can enter raffle number 1, OR raffle number 2 along with raffle number 3. If Pedro chooses to enter raffle number 1, he can buy up to 100 raffle tickets. Each ticket has a 1 in 50 chance of getting selected. If Pedro chooses raffle number 2/raffle ...
August 5, 2013
When you are calculating the heat energy lost by the hot water what is the mass. Is the mass how much hot water there is or how much water the hot water and the mixture has. Thanks!
June 22, 2012
Hello I am doing a project about the spanish colonial Floridians Time during the time when there was the 13 original colonies.For the Project I am doing a map of floridaand need to include floridas natural and industrial resources and their locations. I already have oranges ...
October 10, 2011
whaen comparing the flow of lymph in the lymphatic system with the flow of blood in the circulatory system, it can be said that the lymphatic system also : A- USES A PUMP B- CONTAINS FLUID THAT TRAVELS IN ONLY ONE DIRECTION C-USES VALVES TO PREVENT BACKWARD FLOW CONTAINS FLUID...
March 4, 2011
According to Kleiber's Law, the metabolic rate P (in kilocalories per day) and body mass m (in kilograms) of an animal are related by a three-quarter power law given below. Estimate the increase in metabolic rate when body mass increases from 65 to 66 kg. (Round your ...
February 23, 2011
when 6 M NaOH is slowly added to a solution containing chromium (III) ion, a precipate forms. However when an excess of 6 M NaOH is added, the precipated dissolves forming a complex ion with a coordination number of four. 1) write the formula of the precipitate. 2) write the ...
February 17, 2011
for the reaction: c3h8+5o2=3co2 +4h2o how many moles of o2 will be produced in the complete combustion of 0.75 moles of c3h8? I think the ans is 2.25 moles of co2, but i am not sure because i still dont think I understand this fully please help
October 23, 2010
Medallion Cooling Systems, Inc., has total assets of $10,000,000, EBIT of $2,000,000, and preferred dividends of $200,000 and is taxed at a rate of 40%. In an effort to determine the optimal capital structure, the firm has assembled data on the cost of debt, the number of ...
August 9, 2010
It is he. It is also I, depending on who you are speaking of. If it is yourself and Mr. Jones, it would be I. If it were Mr. Jones and someone else, it would be he. He and Mr. Jones might even be better.
August 9, 2010
physics for life sciences
A car is driven at 80km/h on a horizontal road. If the car is now driven up 10m high rise, what speed would it have at the top of the rise? ( Assume thet the wheels of the car roll at all times so thatit dosen't experience sliding friction ; exclude any other dissipative ...
June 2, 2010
for the scholarship, it says we can submit additional work that would give evidence to why we would excel in an honors program. i would really like to submit some photos i took but i'm not sure that would help me, especially when i plan on majoring in environmental studies.
January 1, 2009
I need some explanation about fonts and how to use them. Need to complete an assignement requesting that fonts are used for shpwing contrast in 7 dimensions. My problem is tht I don't know how to determine the size of the letters by using a formula. I could measure each ...
October 7, 2008
Chemistry- HWK CHECK
No u guys 5 really is B.. I wish i read these coments before putting C.. I regret it cuz C was seriouslyy wrong.. its positive. =D y would i try to screw everyone??? thats just mean.
August 4, 2008
Gothic novels emphasize on horror, mystery, and the supernatural. Horror: he creates a monster. Mystery: shown threw out the novel. A supernatual event would be that Electricity could bring something to life.
December 16, 2007
When and where did people still believe the world is flat? I thought they did in Columbus's time, but I guess that was a myth? According to the page I read on wikipedia people believed the world was flat mostly only during the Classical Antiquity. But in the middle ages ...
August 31, 2007
Could someone explain the concept of judicial review and its impact on the balance of power in the United States Government? Judical review means that the courts can review congressional and administrative actions to see if they are constitutional. The Supreme Court gave ...
August 19, 2007
Can someone suggest any poems that somehow encapsulates the sentiments of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain? I know of none, but one process you can use that MIGHT work is this: Go to http://www.quoteland.com and wander around until you find something that resembles ...
August 18, 2007
Hi. I was wondering if someone could help me grasp a concept. The concept is that soon the world will run out of natural resources to sustain life on Earth as the population increases. This idea is presented in a book I am currently reading, EO Wilson's The Future of Life...
August 4, 2007
Hi. I have to pick a book by Edward Abbey to read. Then I have to write a paper that covers: -what Ed was trying to accomplish with this piece -whether or not he accomplished his goal -what you think about his goals (good, bad????) I was wondering if anyone has any good ...
July 1, 2007
Can someone please help me with these problems? Write (27a^-3)^-2/3 in simplest form. Solve log(6x+11)=2. thanks Let me see your work, we can start from there. Alright! :D (27a^-3)^-2/3 =the cubed root of (27a^-3)^-2 =the cubed root of 27^-2a^6 i figured out how to do the ...
June 2, 2007
write (27a^-3)^(-2/3) in simplest form. solve log(6x+11)=2 please and thanks I am not going to give you the answers. I will be happy to critique your work. In the first, remember that (a^b)^c= a^bc I am not looking for the answers. And I told you: I'm not quite sure what ...
May 29, 2007
write (27a^-3)^(-2/3) in simplest form. solve log(6x+11)=2 please and thanks I need to see your work on the first. On the second, take the antilog of each side what is the antilog? I'm not quite sure what to do for the first, but this is what I tried to do: (27a^-3)^(-2/3...
May 27, 2007
It decreases? If the air pressure increased, wouldn't that make the diver go down? What happens when you press on the pressure cap? Oh, yeah. So, at night the atmospheric pressure increases and therefore the diver sinks? Can someone help me with this question about a ...
May 24, 2007
What is the name for the condition when a person feels dizzy and passes out at the sight of blood? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help forum. This is "blood phobia:" http://www.phobia-fear-release.com/blood-phobia.html P.S. Be sure to check "hemophobia...
May 22, 2007
why does a can of soda explode in a hot car? As the temperature rises, the gas (carbon dioxide that make the fizzle in soda pop)exerts more and more pressure until the container ruptures. Any gas heated tries to expand due to greater molecular motion.If it is contained, it ...
May 21, 2007
Does anyone know what advantage there is to using hot water to make ice cubes? Validated tests indicate it is faster to freeze because it has less dissoved air, some of it evaporates, and that evaporation cools it rapidly, and in the end, because some of it has evaporated, ...
May 20, 2007