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September 20, 2014

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Physics
Consider a map oriented so that the x-axis runs east-west (with east being the "positive" direction) and y runs north-south (with north "positive"). A person drives 23 km to the north, turns and drives 76 km to the east, and then turns north and drives for ...
September 11, 2014

Physics
Consider a map oriented so that the x axis runs east–west (with east being the "positive" direction) and y runs north–south (with north "positive"). A person drives 14 km to the west, then turns and drives 44 km to the south. Find the magnitude ...
September 11, 2014

American Constitution Law
Please help with this Law question: If a criminal defendant goes to trial but the case ends with a hung jury, can the government retry the defendant on the same charges? Why or why not? A. No. The double jeopardy clause prohibits it. B. No. The double jeopardy and due process ...
September 6, 2014

Amrican Constitutional Law
Police obtain a search warrant for Mary's house to search for cocaine. While executing the search warrant, the police look in a closet and find a sawed-off shotgun. The gun will be: A. admissible if it was immediately apparent as contraband. B. admissible only if the ...
September 6, 2014

PRE CALC
CASHIER HAS A TOTAL OF 39 BILLS CONSISTING OF ONES, FIVES, AND TWENTIES. THE NUMBER OF TWENTIES IS 16 LESS THAN THE NUMBER OF ONES. THE TOTAL VALUE IS $208. HOW MANY OF EACH DENOMINATION IS THERE.
August 31, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Is the federal government obligated to avoid denying persons the equal protection of the law? Why or why not? A. No, because the equal protection clause only applies to the states. B. Yes, because it's the right thing to do. C. No, because the federal government does not ...
August 31, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Which justice wrote the dissenting opinion in both the Civil Rights Cases (1883) and Plessy v. Ferguson? A. Roger Taney B. John Harlan C. John Marshall D. William Rehnquist OK, my book says John Marshall Harlan. So I am really confused on this one.
August 31, 2014

American Constutional Law
Which right is NOT explicitly mentioned in the Bill of Rights? A. Right to privacy B. Right to bear arms C. Right to due process D. Right to grand jury indictment in capital cases I am confused on this one. They are all mentioned, but it says "right to jury" and not...
August 31, 2014

American Constitutional Law
If the Court decides to recognize a constitutional right to die (a right not currently recognized by the Court and not explicitly in the Bill of Rights) and to require the states to recognize this right, what doctrine of incorporation would this reflect? A. Total incorporation...
August 31, 2014

American Constitutional Law
If the Court decides to recognize a constitutional right to die (a right not currently recognized by the Court and not explicitly in the Bill of Rights) and to require the states to recognize this right, what doctrine of incorporation would this reflect? A. Total incorporation...
August 30, 2014

American Constitutional Law
What constitutional provision has been used to make most of the provisions within the Bill of Rights applicable to the states? A. Fourteenth Amendment Due Process Clause B. Fourteenth Amendment Equal Protection Clause C. Fourteenth Amendment Privileges or Immunities Clause D. ...
August 30, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Thanks Damon. You were right. I was completely thrown off by that one. I took the test and got and 85%. This was a 40 question multiple choice test.
August 23, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Which of the following best describes the relationship between the federal government and state militias? A. The militias are independent state entities over which the federal government has no authority. B. The militias are federal entities over which the federal government ...
August 23, 2014

American Constitution Law
Which of the following best describes the relationship between the federal government and state militias? A. The militias are independent state entities over which the federal government has no authority. B. The militias are federal entities over which the federal government ...
August 23, 2014

American Constitutional Law
A president is: A. absolutely immune from suit for executive functions. B. presumptively immune from suit for executive functions. C. not immune from suit whatsoever. D. only immune to the degree granted by Congress. I am stuck on this one between A & B
August 23, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Most agreements with foreign nations are in the form of: A. executive agreements. B. treaties. C. statutory arrangements. D. ex parte proceedings. This one is really confusing. I am torn between A & B. My textbook says both and looking on line says both as well.
August 22, 2014

American Constitutional Law
You were right Ms. Sue. I could not understand it at all. That was my last question on my quiz. Overall did well, got a 90%. You are great helping out students in need. Thanks.
August 20, 2014

American Constitutional Law
The final authority to determine the winner of a closely contested election in the House of Representatives is determined by the: A. Supreme Court B. State where election was held C. Senate D. House of Representatives I am stumped on this one. My textbook says the House of ...
August 20, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Who may declare war? A. President B. House of Representatives C. Senate D. Entire Congress I am torn between A & D (but leaning toward D). Please help.
August 19, 2014

Fundamentals of Business Financial Management
Your program plans to acquire a total of 600 end items costing $570 million over a five-year period. The first production contract is to be awarded in FY04. The number of items to be procured (not delivered) each year and their estimated cost (in then-year dollars) is shown ...
August 19, 2014

DAU-Developing the Program Budget Module Exam
Your program has a research and development project scheduled to start in January 2004 which is expected to take 40 months to complete. The project is expected to cost a total of $150 million (then-year dollars), with cost expected to be incurred as follows: FY Cost to be ...
August 19, 2014

math
500. x 12 = 6,000. + 4% (240.) 500. x 24 = 12,000. + 4% (480.) 500. x 36 = 18,000. + 4% (720.) 500. x 48 = 24,000. + 4% (960.) Yr 1 = 6,000. + 240. = 6,240.00 Yr 2 = 12,000. + 480. = 12,480.00 Yr 3 = 18,000. + 720. = 18,720.00 Yr 4 + 24,000. + 960. = 24,960.00
August 18, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Which of the following is NOT a constraint on federal judicial power? A. Lifetime appointment B. Presidential nomination C. Impeachment for high crimes and misdemeanors D. Congressional control of judicial jurisdiction I think it's C., but not positive
August 17, 2014

American Constitutional Law
Please help with these two questions: The power of judicial review extends to __________ action. A. congressional B. executive C. state D. All of the above I SAY D. A judge who follows an interpretive approach that focuses on the precise meaning of the text of the Constitution...
August 17, 2014

American Constitutonal Law
Which case did NOT involve an issue of judicial review? A. Maybury v. Madison B. United States v. Nixon C. Martin v. Hunter Lessee D. Hammons v. Simpson. I think it's C. but my textbook isn't clear enough.
August 14, 2014

Technology & Society
Based on brain research, Kahn suggests that to encourage neural branching, educators should use all of the following teaching strategies EXCEPT: A. application of different symbols. B. analogy. C. rote memorization. D. hypothetical thinking. I think it's C. Am I right?
August 2, 2014

Technology & Society
Norman Meyers makes which of the following health predictions? A. Due to the development of technology, people will not have to exercise or diet in the future. B. Child mortality will increase throughout the world in the future. C. Tobacco companies will peddle cigarettes to ...
August 2, 2014

Ethics
For Mill, when calculating the utility of any particular action, we must include the happiness it will produce for A. The family of the individual who will perform the action B. All sentient creatures C. The indivvidual who will perform the action D. All human beings
July 26, 2014

Technology & Society/Ecology
The central problems mentioned in the case study concerning the Love Canal include all of the following EXCEPT that: A. developers and the school board knew about the chemical dump, but proceeded anyway. B. individual citizens are powerless to make a difference in situations ...
July 25, 2014

Technology & Society
Which of the following is an ingredient of acid rain? A. Lead B. Nitrogen dioxide C. VOCs D. Ozone I think it's B., but not sure.
July 25, 2014

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
July 20, 2014

art history
a MASTABA is a type of ancient Egyptian tomb in the form of a flat-roofed, rectangular structure with outward sloping sides that marked the burial site of many prominent Egyptians of the country's ancient period. Mastabas were made of mud-bricks or stone. Previously, the ...
July 16, 2014

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.
July 12, 2014

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...
June 30, 2014

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...
June 30, 2014

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.
June 30, 2014

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.
June 30, 2014

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.
June 30, 2014

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.
June 29, 2014

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...
June 29, 2014

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.
June 29, 2014

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.
June 29, 2014

Criminal justice/Corrections
Sorry. I think it's A.
June 29, 2014

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...
June 29, 2014

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.
June 28, 2014

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?
June 24, 2014

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
June 22, 2014

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...
June 21, 2014

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.
May 23, 2014

Criminal Jstice - Ethics
I guessed "Personal" not "justified"
May 23, 2014

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.
May 23, 2014

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. ...
May 16, 2014

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.
May 16, 2014

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.
May 16, 2014

Ethics in Criminal Justice
The answer was C. Flourishing.
May 15, 2014

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.
May 15, 2014

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.
May 15, 2014

Ethics/Criminal Justice
OK. Took the test. Question 1 answer is D. and Question 2 answer was A.
May 10, 2014

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. ...
May 10, 2014

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.
May 4, 2014

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. ...
May 4, 2014

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 ...
May 3, 2014

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 ...
April 30, 2014

math
amy finished watching tv at 4:05, if she have been wqtching it for 2:15, what time was it when she started
April 24, 2014

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...
April 21, 2014

Criminal Justice
Yes Sue you are right. inquiry. I still cannot come up with an answer.
April 12, 2014

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?
April 12, 2014

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 ...
April 12, 2014

algebra
solve using the elimination method -2x+3y=5 2x-y=1 x+y=6 x-y=4
April 1, 2014

algreba
x+y=6 x-y=4 -2x+3y=5 2x-y=1
March 30, 2014

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...
March 14, 2014

math
Thanks Ms. Sue
March 14, 2014

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
March 14, 2014

Money
did you set up a porportion
March 14, 2014

Money
thanks Damon
March 14, 2014

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%
March 14, 2014

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
March 14, 2014

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.
March 7, 2014

english
By coaxing and questioning hour after hour, Tom finally managed to (pry, delude) the big secret from his sister.
February 7, 2014

jacobs
A charity carnival requires three volunteer workers for each booth. If the carnival has 29 booths, how many volunteers must be requited
February 3, 2014

early childhood
A)meet new people B)learn new skills C)meet new teachers D)transfer skills
January 17, 2014

early childhood
a major goal of a child's transition to a new program is to
January 17, 2014

early childhood
A)maintaining continuity of services. B)getting the child ready for school C)the family's needs D)the child's needs
January 17, 2014

Early child hood
what is formative assessment of progress
January 11, 2014

child care
childrens genetically prescribed tastes in foods are affected by the what?
January 8, 2014

child care
childrens genetically prescribed tastes in foods are affected by the what
January 8, 2014

child care
what are the three main factors in a readiness model
January 8, 2014

child care
what are the three main factors in a readiness model
January 8, 2014

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?
December 6, 2013

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
November 13, 2013

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 ...
October 9, 2013

Calculus
Differentiate y=log(8x^2-3x+9)
October 8, 2013

Calculus
Differentiate y=log(8x^2-3x+9)
October 8, 2013

Physics/electricity
The answer is 5.075 ohms
October 6, 2013

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 ...
October 4, 2013

Calculus
Find the area of the region bounded by the graphs of the given equations: y=x, y=2√x
October 4, 2013

Math
the ratio of 7 more than a number to 2 less than that number is 13/4 find the number
September 17, 2013

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.
August 7, 2013

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 ...
July 27, 2013

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?
June 25, 2013

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