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July 24, 2014

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Technology & Society
According to the text, by 2050, it is believed that __________ of the earth's species will become extinct if rain forest destruction continues. A. 6% B. 14% C. 25% D. 50% I think it's C., but not sure

Criminal Justice/Social Impact of Technology
__________ theories hold that certain actions or practices are inherently right or wrong. A. Consequentialist B. Utilitarian C. Deontological E. Ethical I think it's C.

Criminal Justice/Corrections
Which of the following statements is NOT true about the benefits of intermediate sanctions? A. Channeling offenders into community-based corrections increase and accelerate prison overcrowding. B. Intermediate sanctions are generally less expensive than incarceration in either...

Criminal Justice/Corrections
All of the following istuations contributed to the rapid increase in the number of imprisioned offenders after the 1970's EXCEPT: A. The War on Drugs. B. The "baby-boom" C. Political inaction D. Enactment of more stringent punishments. My textbook mentions all of...

Criminal Justice/Corrections
Restitution does NOT help: A. an offender to accept personal responsibility. B. offset the victim's physical and emotional losses. C. the victim to feel more respected by the system. D. a victim to take revenge on his or her offender. I think it's D., but not sure.

Criminal Justice/Corections
Restitution does NOT help: A. an offender to accept personal responsibility. B. offset the victim's physical and emotional losses. C. the victim to feel more respected by the system. D. a victim to take revenge on his or her offender. I think it's D., but not sure.

Criminal Justice/Corrections
Which of the following is NOT helpful to a judge in determining potential risk? A. The PSI B. STICS C. A risk and needs assessment D. The LSI-R I find all in my textbook except for STICS. So I think that is the answer.

Criminal Justice/Corrections
My answer was Babylonians on the quiz. I got it wrong. I will not know the right answer is. They will probably post that tomorrow.

Criminal Justice/Corrections
The first people to allow their citizens to prosecute an offender in the name of an injured party were the: A. Babylonians B. Sumerians C. Romans D. Greeks By book mentions that both Babylonians and Sumerians followed "an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth" doctrine...

Criminal Justice/Corrections
I answered C and took the quiz and got it wrong. I won't know the right answer until tomorrow when they update my page on line.

Criminal Justice/Corrections
Which of the following is a recurring theme throughout the history of penology? A. Enlightenment B. Compassion C. Deterrence D. Overcrowding I think it's C, but not too sure.

Criminal justice/Corrections
Sorry. I think it's A.

Criminal justice/Corrections
Which of the following statements is NOT true of the prison turmoil that existed between 1935 and 1960? A. The public embraced the idea rehabilitation and reform. B. There was a tremendous influx of criminals. C. Prison administrators did not know what to do with their inmates...

Criminal Justice/Corrections
An appellate court cannot reverse the factual finding of the trial count unless: A. The findings were erroneous B. A petition to the US supreme Court is made. C. The court of last resort weighs in. D. The case has been remanded. I am confused between A and C.

Criminal Justice - Policing
The USA PATRIOT Act gave oversight over domestic terrorism issues to what government entity? A. CIA. B. Department of Commerce. C. Department of State. D. Department of Immigration. I think it's C. Am I right?

Criminal Justice - Policing
What is a characteristic of women who are least likely to be arrested? A. Physically attractive. B. Ladylike behavior. C. Aggressive. D. Honest and tactless I think it's B, but not sure

Criminal Justice - Policing
Miranda rights apply: A. Whenever the police begin to question a person. B. When police conduct a full-blown interrogation even if the person subjected to such interrogation is not in police custody. C. When a person is taken into custody but not subjected to interrogation. D....

Criminal Jstice - Ethics
I took the test and got a 95%. This was the only one I got wrong. The correct answer was B. Justified.

Criminal Jstice - Ethics
I guessed "Personal" not "justified"

Criminal Jstice - Ethics
The ethical life requires that we make good decisions, and good decisions are _________ decisions. A. emotional B. justified C. personal D. unreasoned I am pretty sure it's C., but need another opinion.

Ethics
Which of the following frameworks encourages us to imagine alternative solutions to moral dilemmas, "focusing less on deciding between given alternatives" and,instead, "envisioning new alternatives" that we may not have initally considered? A. Utilitarianis...

Ethisc/Criminal Justice
I took the test using my original answer which was A. Got it wrong. My school does not give the right answer though. After reading my textbook again, I think the answer is now C.

Ethisc/Criminal Justice
Which of the following frameworks would be most likely to justify convicting an innocent person? A. Virtue ethics B. Utilitarianism C. Kantain ethics D. Natural law I think it's A, but not 100% sure.

Ethics in Criminal Justice
The answer was C. Flourishing.

Ethics in Criminal Justice
Which of the following comes closest to what Aristotle regarded as the highest human good? A. Pleasure B. Avoidance of Pain C. Flourishing D. Prosperity My book mentions flourishing and eudaimonia (which means prosperty). So I am torn between the two.

Ethics in Criminal Justice
Which of the following frameworks would be most likely to justify convicting an innocent person? A. Virtue ethics B. Utilitarianism C. Kantain ethics D. Natural law I think it's A, but not 100% sure.

Ethics/Criminal Justice
OK. Took the test. Question 1 answer is D. and Question 2 answer was A.

Ethics/Criminal Justice
These two questions are similar in type and I am really confused by the textbook. 1) Which of the following objections to criminal punishment might be raised by a Kantian ethical framework? A. Incapacitation amounts to using offenders to benefit the community. B. Rehabilitatio...

Ethics in Criminal Justice
In contrast to Bentham, John Stuart Mill argued that happiness or pleasure should be understood: A. quantitatively B. qualitatively C. as the same for all people D. as the absence of pain only I am stuck between A and B, but leaning toward B.

Ethics in Criminal Justice
Which of the following, according to Carl Klockars, is NOT an important consideration in determining whether the good ends of police work justify immoral means in a given scenario? A. Are there other, non-dirty, means that may be effective but that we may be overlooking? B. Ho...

Criminal Justice - Ethics
According to Kohlberg, which of the following can provide worthwhile ocasions for moral development by inviting us to reflect on the views of others? A. Role-taking opportunities B. Reading books about ethics C. Love and respect within the family D. Social class and financial ...

Ethics/Criminal Justice courst
According to Kohlberg, which of the following can provide worthwhile ocasions for moral development by inviting us to reflect on the views of others? A. Role-taking opportunities B. Reading books about ethics C. Love and respect within the family D. Social class and financial ...

math
amy finished watching tv at 4:05, if she have been wqtching it for 2:15, what time was it when she started

Criminal Justice - Ethics
When we claim that certain moral values or principles (e.g., do not steal) apply or should apply to all people, everywhere, we are saying that some values or principles are: A. descriptive B. relative C. universal D. pragmatic I think it's C Which of the following actions,...

Criminal Justice
Yes Sue you are right. inquiry. I still cannot come up with an answer.

Criminal Justice
Question: The primary purpose of ethical injury is to: A. find all the possible solutions to a problem. B. critically reflect upon how we live and the choices we make. C. learn about the philosophies of the past 2000 years. D. Memorize relevant codes of conduct. Is the answer A?

Criminal Justice
Which of the following would be of greatest concern from an ethical standpoint? A. The number of homicide victims in a given place during a given time period. B. The legal elements of the crime of homicide. C. Whether capital punishment is a justifiable response to the crime o...

algebra
solve using the elimination method -2x+3y=5 2x-y=1 x+y=6 x-y=4

algreba
x+y=6 x-y=4 -2x+3y=5 2x-y=1

math
Three pumps begin draining a 7500-gallon pool. At the same time, two pumps begin to drain a 4800-gallon pool. Assuming that all pumps drain at the same time., how many gallons are left in the larger pool when the smaller pool finished being drained? (a) 300 (b) 600 (c) 900 (d)...

math
Thanks Ms. Sue

math
There is a 5 to 4 ratio of women to men at the game. If there are 360 women , how many men are at the game (a) 256 (b) 275 (c) 288 (d) 305

Money
did you set up a porportion

Money
thanks Damon

Money
Sarah and Billy are waiters at Jill's Grill. During the night shift, Sarah makes $86.00 in tips, while Billy makes $102.00. What percentage of Billy tips did Sarah make? (a) 82% (b) 84% (c) 86% (d) 88%

Math
At an office, the manager earns 40% more than a first year employee. The employee earns what fraction of the manager earnings? (a) 1/4 (b) 3/4 (c) 5/7 (d) 4/5

Criminal justice
Just took this test. Question #1 is NOT D... I got that wrong on test, but it does not give me the right answer. Your answer to Question #2 is right.

english
By coaxing and questioning hour after hour, Tom finally managed to (pry, delude) the big secret from his sister.

jacobs
A charity carnival requires three volunteer workers for each booth. If the carnival has 29 booths, how many volunteers must be requited

early childhood
A)meet new people B)learn new skills C)meet new teachers D)transfer skills

early childhood
a major goal of a child's transition to a new program is to

early childhood
A)maintaining continuity of services. B)getting the child ready for school C)the family's needs D)the child's needs

Early child hood
what is formative assessment of progress

child care
childrens genetically prescribed tastes in foods are affected by the what?

child care
childrens genetically prescribed tastes in foods are affected by the what?

child care
childrens genetically prescribed tastes in foods are affected by the what

child care
what are the three main factors in a readiness model

child care
what are the three main factors in a readiness model

Chemistry
The dosage of technetium-99m for a lung scan is 20 μCi/kg of body weight: Suppose a person absorbed 52mrads of alpha radiation. What would be the dose equivalent in mrems?

math
Write each of the equations below in standard form; that is, without parentheses: a. y = (x – 7)2 – 5 b. y = –3(x + 4)2 +6

sociology
I am writing a concept paper. I am suppose to pick a topic and highlight it from a macro ad micro sociological perspective. I have chosen to focus on public transportation and how the people on a train barely interact with each other. I am good on the micro part of the assignm...

Calculus
Differentiate y=log(8x^2-3x+9)

Calculus
Differentiate y=log(8x^2-3x+9)

Physics/electricity
The answer is 5.075 ohms

science
A hot air balloon descends from a pressure of 380 mm Hg to 760 mm Hg and at the high altitude has a volume of 1,000 cubic meters. If the temperature starts at 50 degrees C and changes to 25 degrees C, the new volume will be: a. 100.0 x 50 x 760/25 x 380 b. 100.0 x 50 x 25/760 ...

Calculus
Find the area of the region bounded by the graphs of the given equations: y=x, y=2√x

Math
the ratio of 7 more than a number to 2 less than that number is 13/4 find the number

Algebra
you deposit 3500 in an account that pays 4.5% annual interest, compounded monthly. How long will it take for the balance to reach 5000? Use formula A= P[1+(r/n)]^(ny) and use knowledge of logarithms.

COMPARISON/CONTRAST ESSAY-Please Proofread
Heated styling tools can be used to straighten or curl hair. Hair styling over the years have been made easy now that there are so many different styling tools such as curling irons and flat irons. People are always trying to make changes to their hair to have a stylish and di...

Science
Many farmers harvest their crops in the fall and then let the leftover plant material stay on the ground over winter. How does this help prevent erosion?

soc320
Which of the following is among the impediments to government action on health care? (Points : 1) Frequency of divided government and the resulting decentralization of the legislative process Magnitude of disagreement between citizens and the insurance industry Ideological op...

Chemistry
What is the reaction for 2NH4I+Cl2=2NH4Cl+I2

physics
We are doing the force table lab in class and now we are calculating the f equilibran and the equilibrant angle. I had no time graphing a solution and came up with the right answers by measuring, but we are also suppose to do it purely mathematically and I do not know how to. ...

Chemistry
Consider the reaction: 2CO(g) + O2(g) equilibrium 2CO2 (g) Write the equilibrium expression for this reaction. Keq = ?? Addition of a catalyst to this reaction would have what effect on the equilbrium? Addition of a catalyst to this reaction would have what effect on the rate?

chemistry
A 50g sample of ammonium dichromate is decomposed, what is the milliliter volume of nitrogen gas released at STP?

geometry
syllogism

Math
42 is 7 more than 35 means you can get one more 7 out of 42 than you get out of 35.

algebra
You're welcome.

Physics
A force (in this case, water) is applied to a waterwheel that turns and lifts a small weight that is attached to a string that is attached to the waterwheel's axle. How do Newton's 3 laws of motion describe this event?

math
1/9*8/9=8/18

statistics
The scatter diagram of the lengths and widths of the petals of a type of flower is football shaped; the correlation is 0.8. The average petal length is 3.1 cm and the SD is 0.25 cm. The average petal width is 1.8 cm and the SD is 0.2 cm. (a)One of the petals is 0.2 cm wider th...

Calculus
a= 7e b= -7

Chemistry
Solid mercury breaks down when heated forming the elements mercury and oxygen. write an equation for this reaction

accounting
On dec. 31, 2010 a corporation issued 200,000 face value 12% bonds that mature 10 years from the date of issue. The issue price was 97. if the firm uses the straight line method of amortization interest expense for 2011 wll be reported at

Business Math
Hafers, an electrical supply co., sold $4200.00 of equipment to Coates Wiring Inc. Coates signed a promissory note 5-12th with 6.00% interest. The due date was Aug. 21st Short of funds Hafers contacted their bank on 7-6th;the bank agreed to take over the note at a 7.20% discou...

math
evaluate this exprssion 3X^3+5x-10X^2-10X

math
The tolerance in inches for the diameter of a piston is described by the absolute value inequality |d-5| , or equal to 0.01. What is the desired diameter of the piston? By how much can the actual diamer of the piston vary from the desired diameter?

general chemistry
Calculate the molarity of each of the following solutions. 12.03mg KI in 107.6mL of solution.Express your answer using four significant figures.

math
what is 117.04 in scientific notation

physics
suppose you are driving on a straight two lane road at a constant speed of 88 km/h truck travelling at a constant speed of 104 km/h approaches you.what is the truck's velocity relative to you.

SOC203
ALL BUT ONE of the following effects occurs as a result of warfare: (Points : 1) diminished social programs. mother-child bonding. literacy decline. political restructuring.

SOC203
Which of the following types of income is NOT protected from the low taxation rate of the capital gains tax? (Points : 1) Real estate profits Bonds Salaries Stock investments

statistics
A set of data consists of 90 observations between 350 and 950. a) What rule would you use to find the number of classes? Use this rule to determine the number of classes? b) What formula would you use to determine the class width or length? Use that formula to determine the cl...

calculus-max & min
an open box with a square base is to be constructed from 48 square inches of material. What dimensions will produce a box with maximum volume?

math
find the missing number in the pattern? 2,6,18,54, ,486 choices a.152 c.162 b.156 d. 262

Math
This question was answered but not by finding a range? If Jim and Mary jog 12 miles in a week. Is it reasonable that the jog 624 miles in a year. To solve problem need to estimate by finding a range.

Math
This question was answered but not by finding a range? If Jim and Mary jog 12 miles in a week. Is it reasonable that the jog 624 miles in a year. To solve problem need to estimate by finding a range.

Math
Jim and Mary jog 12 miles a week. Is it reasonable to say that the jog 624 miles in a year. Estimate by finding a range.

math
if 40 percent of my grade is at a 97 percent average and 40 percent of my grade is at a 92 percent average and my final test is worth 20 percent of the grade then what do i have to score on my final test to have a grade of 91.5 percent or better?

Math
Which of the following is not a property of logarithms? A. log(A - B) = logA/logB B. logA + logB = logAB C. xloga = loga^x D. log(b) b^x = x

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