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October 26, 2016

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Math
A 200-foot cliff drops vertically into the ocean. The angle of elevation from a ship to the top of the cliff is 22.3 degrees. How far offshore, to the nearest foot, is the ship?
March 20, 2016 by Matthew Yeargin

Statistics
1. Consider an experiment that consists of rolling a pair of dice. There are 36 possible outcomes for this experiment which are equally likely. What is the probability of getting a total of 3 or 5 for this experiment? (a) 1 /3 (b) 20/36 (c) 1/36 (d) 1/6 (e) 1/2 2. A car dealer...
June 30, 2015 by meri

social studies
again with the articles haha "An article on Abraham Lincoln's rise to the presidency (this should NOT be about his presidency but what he had to do to become president and his struggles to become one)"
April 29, 2013 by Anon

Politics
The least likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be. A. National Organization of Women B. United Auto Workerd C. National Association of Manufacturers D. Sierra Club The Answer is D
December 13, 2013 by Anthony

bio
4. In the Krebs cycle (or citric acid cycle), starting with citrate, what happens? a. Organic compounds become more reduced and CO2 is produced b. Organic compounds become more oxidized and CO2 is produced c. Some organic compounds become reduced and electron carriers become ...
April 6, 2009 by doug

psychology
the legal requirement that professionals notify appropriate authorities about cases in which children and certain other groups of vulnerable individuals are being abused is referred to as a) parens patriae. b)informed consent. c)duty to warm. d)mandated reporting.
December 11, 2013 by Sandra

english
IS this a good thesis statement? On my wedding day I realized I had to make new changes in my life because I had to become a responsible adult, learn to be without my parents and become independent.
September 7, 2014 by Doris

math 7th
9+2-(10x+2) Does the - before the parenthesis change the sign of the numbers inside of the parentheis? ie. Does 10x become -10x and does +2 become -2? Thanks!
January 21, 2010 by kim

Ancient history
"[Egypt] has become the image of heaven, and what is more, the resting place of heaven and all the forces that are in it. If we should tell the truth; our land has become the temple of the world" What does that quote mean?
June 11, 2015 by Paris

History
What Physical Feature of the New World's Coastline greatly attracted European Colonits A.Offshore islands B.Fertile soil along high moutain cliffs C.Natural harbors along the Atlantic Coast D.Large lakes along the coastline D?
December 16, 2014 by M

Early childhood education
What is one possible factor that may make a child vulnerable to stigma? a.being the same religion as the majority of the class. b. having brothers and sisters who were stigmatized c. getting a B on a spelling test d. having a health condition
January 22, 2014 by li

nutrition
Since few foods naturally contain Vitamin D, manufacturers fortify milk with this vitamin. Why do you think milk was the food chosen for this purpose?
January 18, 2012 by cheyanne

Social Studies
A government would most likely choose trade barriers in order to: a- make more money from taxes b- keep popular goods off shelves c- help local manufacturers d- discourage job growth C?
September 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Politics
A group of retired plant workers seeking to maintain company health benefits might turn to which of the following for help? A. The AFL-CIO B. National Association of Manufacturers C. U.S. Chamber of Commerce D. American Medical Associaton Is the Answer B ?
December 15, 2013 by Anthony

science
from the point of view of an enviromentalist,what is probably the most significant argument against offshore drilling for oil? a)coal is preferable resource to oil. b)oil corporations are falsely advertising an oil shortage in order to expand thier drilling operations.
March 8, 2008 by JESSICA

Economics
If the government announced the economy is headed into an expansionary period of rising real GDP and prices, businesses would most likely respond by: a. lowering wages so that they could afford to hire more workers b. dismantling some of existing production facilities c. ...
December 4, 2011 by Sammy

Cultural Diversity
Would (B) be the best answer for this question? Young speakers of Castillian Spanish and Cantonese Chinese may be especially vulnerable to environmental influences in the mainstream classroom because of their: A. oral traditions B. linguistic environments C. cultural history D...
November 6, 2007 by Anonymous

History
In river valley civilizations, permanent settlements were stable, but were more vulnerable to attack to natural disasters, which ruined crops. This created a need for 1) skilled hunters and gatherers 2) warriors to specialize in defense, and religion to intercede with natural ...
January 10, 2009 by Renee

Chemistry
Do a cation of Mg^+2 and an anion of CO3^-2 become Mg(CO)3 or magnesium carbonite? What about (NH4)2 SO4. What cation and anion does that become? I'm not seeing why SO would get 4 if it already has that to begin with. Thank you!
March 30, 2009 by Emmaline

World History
What immediate effect will the pieds-noirs have on these native Algerians' lives? A. They will become factory or commercial farm workers.****** B. They will be forced to fight for their freedom. C. They will relocate to France and learn modern skills. D. They will gain an ...
April 25, 2016 by Jessie

psychology
Contrary to what one might expect, all intellectual facets of an individual do not necessarily decrease with aging. With regard to memory, wisdom, and creativity, research has found that A. Memory processes become less efficient, wisdom grows, and creativity remains stable. B...
May 29, 2010 by staci

psychology
Contrary to what one might expect, all intellectual facets of an individual do not necessarily decrease with aging. With regard to memory, wisdom, and creativity, research has found that A. Memory processes become less efficient, wisdom grows, and creativity remains stable. B...
May 29, 2010 by staci

Social Studies
How do you think America might be different if Missouri had not become a state? If Missouri didn't become a state slavery would probably be abolished quicker.
May 14, 2014 by Anonymous

Ethics and Tech
Computer simulations can: A. accurately predict the weather a month in advance. B. save automobile manufacturers time and money as they develop new cars. C. prove our planet is overpopulated. D. All of the above Im confused between A and D
April 21, 2015 by Amy

geography, maths liti, life sciences and economics
Iwnt to become an economist, so Iwnt to knw that is this subject suitable for me to become an economist?
April 17, 2016 by hope

Language Arts
We are working on subject verb agreement. Would you say....Food and equipment become expensive or would it be becomes? Trying to decide between become and becomes. Thanks.
October 18, 2011 by Brandi

English
In my 5-paragraph essay, I say "my goal of becoming a doctor" or "to become a doctor" at least 4 times. What can I say instead of become?
October 4, 2009 by A.

biology
how do some cells become brain cells and others become skin cells when the DNA in all of the cells is exactly the same
April 1, 2010 by m

Calculus
An offshore well is 2 miles off the coast. The refinery is 4 miles down the coast. If a laying pipe in the ocean is twice as expensive as on land, what path the pipe should follow in order to minimize the coast. Is the answer 2.1? Can you some list their steps?
October 31, 2012 by Anom

ap biology again
In order to answer a question I must use this information but I find it very confusing. The restriction enzymes of bacteria protect the bacteria from succesful attack by bacteriophages, whose genomes can be degraded by the restriction enzymes. The bacterial genomes are not ...
January 4, 2008 by claudia

Government US
According to Charles Beard, which of these was NOT an economic group that benefited from specific constitutional provisions? a. Those holding public b. slave owners c. Western land speculators d. Farmers and ranchers e. Merchants and manufacturers I would say C Please check.
September 24, 2011 by HM

AP Physics
The lead female character in the movie Diamonds Are Forever is standing at the edge of an offshore oil rig. As she fires the gun, she is driven back over the edge and into the sea. Suppose the mass of a bullet is 0.013 kg, and its velocity is +725 m/s. Her mass (including the ...
November 26, 2014 by Kylie

How do I become a tutor?
Hi! I was wondering if someone could tell me how to become a tutor.
March 4, 2016 by Dr. Lexi

Algebra 1A
in 1993 the elevation of an offshore well was -2990ft. in 1998, a new well was 370ft. deeper. what was the elveation of the new well in 1998. in 1998 the elevation of the new well was -3360. is this correct? thanks
September 26, 2009 by Lea

English
1. What do your parents want you to become? 2. What do your parents want you to be? 3. What do your parents want you to do? 4. What do your parents want you to do in the future? - They want me to become a public prosecutor. (What is the suitable question for the answer?)
November 8, 2010 by rfvv

planning
Ms. Sue, you told me last time to search up my college to see what courses are required for hygienist, and so this is what I got. 2. The course choices that I make today lead to the fulfillment of this dream by them providing all the knowledge that I need to know to become ...
September 1, 2010 by Anonymous

English
1. She was drying her hair with the hair drier. 2. Dry your body with this big towel. 3. After bath, you need to keep your body dry not to catch a cold. 4. Study hard, and you will get high scores. 5.Practice ping-pong hard, or you will lose the game. 6. Work hard, and you ...
December 19, 2015 by rfvv

algebra
in 1993, the elevation of an offshore well was -3250 feet. in 1998, a new well was 310 feet deeper. What was the elevation of the new well in 1998?
December 6, 2009 by aleah

English
We must truly become our brothers’ and sisters’ keepers. Is this written correctly? OR should it be We must truly become our borther's and sister's keepers. OR We must truly become our brother and sisters' keepers. Because the statement applies collectively to many people (we...
December 28, 2006 by Valerie

Algebra
I need help filling in the blank and answering the question. 1. If you move the two foci of an ellipse together so that they become a single point, then the ellipse will become a/an------. 2. What happens when the major and minor axes are exactly the same length? circle, circle
March 20, 2007 by Chrissy

Engish
Despite brawls caused by drunken fans, it is virtually impossible to eliminate alcohol from baseball stadiums. A major reason is that the key sponsors of baseball games are beer manufacturers such as Coors, Miller, and Busch. This is a Cause and Effect is this correct.
March 26, 2016 by jennifer

math
If one is added to both numenator ans denominator fraction become 3/4 however 3 is subtracted from both the fraction become 1/2.fnd the fraction.
September 2, 2016 by mamta

Grammar (Writeacher)(Ms. Sue)
Revise each sentence below to correct an error in pronoun-antecedent agreement. Underline the pronoun that you have substituted and its antecedent. 1. A police officer is highly trained to perform their duties. 2. Neither Caroline nor Jessica has decided whether they will ...
May 20, 2013 by Anonymous

psychology
Sexually active undergraduate women who do not consistently use contraceptives see themselves as less vulnerable to unwanted pregnancy than do other undergraduate women.This best illustrates A: the tyranny of choice B: emotion-focused coping C: the Type A personality D; ...
July 25, 2010 by sandy

Science
If the fish from a particular stream have become genetically adapted to their home stream over many generations, what might happen if their fertilized eggs are used to "restock" a different stream that has become depleted of fish?
December 16, 2013 by Anonymous

Social Studies
Which of these is most likely a feature of a free trade agreement? a. removing tariffs from imported goods. b. raising taxes on exported goods. c. making it illegal to hire workers in other countries. d. providing money directly to local manufacturers. A?
September 11, 2013 by Anonymous

AP Psychology
how does top-down processing leave us vulnerable to illusions? what is the role of attention in behavior? How does experience and culture influence perceptual processes? (ex: perceptual set, context efffects) how do common sensory disorders, like vision or hearing loss, affect...
January 9, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
If you rub a glass rod and silk together, the rod will then become positively charged, the metal ball will become negative,and the leaves will be positive, making it closer together ... or If you rub a glass rod and silk together, the rod will then become negatively charged, ...
March 25, 2009 by anonymous

If the fish from a particular stream have become genetically adapted to their home stream over many generations, what might happen if their fertilized eggs are used to restock a different stream that has become depleted of fish?
January 4, 2011 by SkaterGirl

Social Studies 7R Help!
I have this chart it look like this Issue Thomas Jefferson Alexnder H. Pol. Party Republican Federalist I'm in: Type of Economy under issue i wrote for federlist: support manufacturers what did the republican supported? please help
April 2, 2012 by Laruen

Science
Explain how our everyday uses of natural resources around us become biomass. Give examples from your everyday life of resources that can later become biomass.
October 22, 2013 by Amber Vaughn

English
1. When there are no more trees, the land will become a desert. 2. When thre are not any more trees, the land will become a desert. 3. When there are not trees any more, the land will become a desert. ---------------- Are they all the same in meaning?
November 19, 2014 by rfvv

statistics
A company that manufacturers bookcases finds that the average time it takes an employee to build a bookcase is 23 hours with a standard deviation of 8 hours. A random sample of 64 employees is taken. What is the likelihood that the sample mean will be 18 hours or more?
March 6, 2012 by Diane

English-Grammar
After the war, American shipping became vulnerable to attacks by pirates. simple sentence (my answer) compound sentence complex sentence compound complex sentence
December 11, 2012 by Anon

algebra
Please show work* . i don't get how to do this at all only 1/3 of the university students wanted to become teachers . if 2600 didn't want to become teachers, how many university students are there?
January 21, 2016 by sam

Statistics
Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...
June 14, 2008 by Mike

Statistics
Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...
June 14, 2008 by Mike

English
1. If I miss so much school again, how can I become a teacher? 2. If I miss so many schools again, how can I become a teacher? -------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #2 grammatical?
March 3, 2015 by rfvv

Literature
Hunger Games:Which of the following was a more caring act, Katniss providing food for her family, volunteering as tribute, or helping out Peeta, when he was injured?ThankYou ! In my opinion,caring for peetas leg was pretty caring, when she couldve cared for herself, mkaing her...
April 17, 2016 by Anonymous

sci 241
food and drug manufacturers be allowed to mislead consumers by using uncommon terms and descriptions to mislead or deceive consumers or should they be required to use "layman" terminology that almost all consumers can understand? Please support your answer.
January 29, 2009 by Meshelle

How do most U.S. manufacturers monitor their factories for compliance with corporate codes of conduct? a.) By applying an internal audit system b.) By using the service of an independent NGO c.)By hiring the for-profit services of a consulting or audit firm d.)By inviting a ...
April 23, 2010 by Tu'Lyishus

Math
Jane is 2mi offshore in a boat and wishes to reach a coastal village 6mi down a straight shoreline from the point nearest the boat. She can row 2mph and can walk 5mph. Where should she land her boat to reach the village in the least amount of time? I'm totally stumped by this ...
September 5, 2010 by Nikki

scienct
what are some benefits and risks associated with using bacteria to clean up oil spills? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "bacteria 'oil spills'" to get these possible sources: http://www.tierramerica.net/2003/1215/iarticulo.shtml ...
September 25, 2006 by MATT

to Ms. Sue
thank you for answering the question. My answer is that the Assyrian Empire is closer in location to the kingdom of Israel than the Kingdom of Judah that makes Kingdom of Israel vulnerable to Assyrian Empire. is this right? thank you.
September 28, 2009 by rx

health care policy making
Explain how stakeholders become involved in the policy making process and why their voices often become a driver for change in health policy. That is the assignment any ideas on where I can find some information? would i look government laws
October 3, 2013 by Mary

algebra
The weekly cost of manufacturing x telephones per week is found by a manufacturer to be C(x)= 500+20x+xsq dollars. The telephones can be sold at a price p=\$80 each. a)find the manufacturers's break-even production level(s) b)for what production levels will the manufacturer ...
January 17, 2013 by Anonymous

Biology2
All of the following factors contribute to a polarized membrane except: A.) a sodium potassium exchange pump moves sodium out of and potassium into a neuron B.) sodium ions become more concentrated inside the neuron and potassium ions become more concentrated outside the ...
September 20, 2016 by Heaven

US History
Select all that apply. The four factors that caused New England manufacturers to start spinning mills were: A. power from waterfalls B. available cotton C. the first modern depression of 1819 E. the Embargo F. Clay's "American System" available labor G. the first tariff I ...
May 19, 2016 by Giovanni

math
Home Depot wants to buy a new line of fertilizers. Manufacturer A offers a 19/14 chain discount. Manufacturer B offers a 24/12 chain discount. Both manufacturers have the same list price.
February 3, 2016 by stephanie

English
Lately, tacos have become my favorite food. ?would have become my favorite food be the predicate?
September 18, 2010 by Anonymous

biology
Name a covalent bond of amylose that can become hydrolyzed? Name a cvalent bond of Casein that can become hydrolyzed?
March 22, 2012 by Ashley

Hi, Could you give me your opinion if I should add more to. Thank you Why is political correctness important? Political correctness is important because we need to be sensitive to stereotyping against race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We ...
September 13, 2013 by va

hum/176
In this week's video, Bill Goodykoontz discusses the effects of violence on audiences and gamers. How much responsibility do filmmakers, game manufacturers, etc. bear when it comes to depicting violence? How much responsibility do parents have in allowing children exposure to ...
March 9, 2011 by Darlene

Social Studies
How do you think America might be different if Maine had not become a state? If Maine had not become a state the Louisiana Purchase would not have been divided and the number of free and slave states would not be equal
May 14, 2014 by Anonymous

How do most U.S manufacturers montor their factories for compilance with corporate codes of conduct? a. by applying an internal audit system b. by using the services of an independent NGO c. by hiring the for-profit services of a consulting or audit firm d. by inviting a ...
August 13, 2010 by katie

calculus
A shark, looking for dinner, is swimming parallel to a straight beach and is 90 meters offshore. The shark is swimming at a constant speed of 30 meter per second. At time t = 0, the shark is directly opposite a lifeguard station. How fast is the shark moving away from the ...
October 5, 2010 by nesri

Math
Could someone check my work? A 200-foot cliff drops vertically into the ocean. The angle of elevation from a ship to the top of the cliff is 22.3 degrees. How far offshore, to the nearest foot, is the ship? Tan(22.3) = 200ft/x xtan(22.3)=200ft x=200/tan(22.3) x=487.65 Answer: ...
March 21, 2016 by Matt

English
1. I think watching TV is bad because we cannot study effectively. 2. I think watching TV is bad because we can become violent as we watch violence movies. 3. I think watching TV is not so good because we have many things to do. We should not waste time watching TV programs. 4...
April 16, 2011 by rfvv

English
degenerate sanctuary implausible scrutiny incoherent sinister intercede suffice intricate vulnerable 1) kens cartoon ______ for the school newspaper, but they wouldnt be good enough for the city paper. 2)in the batman movies the jokers name is misleading, for hes a(n) _____ ...
November 18, 2015 by Sue

English
1. I will become a farmer so that I may grow seedless big grapes. 2. I will become a farmer so that I may grwo big seedless grapes. (What do you think of the world order? Which one is right?)
June 7, 2009 by John

Social studies NEED HELP
which of the following were problems faced by the english colonist at jamestown? The colony employed many indentured servants and paying them was different •• They Settled in an insecure location and were vulnerable to Spanish attack The location of the colony made life ...
September 23, 2016 by Cassidy Ziegler

Chemistry
The density of copper decreases as temperature increases. Which statement accurately describes the changes in a sample of copper when it is warmed from room temperature to 95 degree Celcius. a. The sample will become lighter. b. The sample will become heavier. c. The sample ...
September 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Chemistry
So the answer is c,correct? The density of copper decreases as temperature increases. Which statement accurately describes the changes in a sample of copper when it is warmed from room temperature to 95 degree Celcius. a. The sample will become lighter. b. The sample will ...
September 4, 2015 by Anonymous

calculus
a dvision of sellier industries manufacturers the perfect model cellular phone. the daily cost (in dollars) of producing these cellular phones is C(x) = 0.0002x^3-0.06x^2+120x+5000 where x stands for the number of units produced what is the actual cost incurred in ...
May 1, 2011 by petal

English
I need a word for the following description: when children come into the world they`re vulnerable to like racism and sexist people and like all those things we are trying to prevent. What would you call those things (racism, sexism ect.)? One word
March 11, 2009 by Lena

Pyhsical Science
Which of the following statements is true about scientific theories? A. Scientific theories become scientific laws. B. Scientific theories are never proven. C. Scientific theories become hypotheses. D. Scientific theories summarize patterns found in nature. I think it's B.
August 27, 2013 by Brandon

Physics
In coastal towns, breezes tend to blow offshore (from the land to the ocean) during the night and early morning, and onshore (from the ocean to the land) during the afternoon and evening. What factors primarily contribute to this effect? It can be more than one answer! A.Heat ...
June 22, 2012 by Bobby

Physics
In coastal towns, breezes tend to blow offshore (from the land to the ocean) during the night and early morning, and onshore (from the ocean to the land) during the afternoon and evening. What factors primarily contribute to this effect? It can be more than one answer! Heat ...
June 21, 2012 by Bobby

The Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...
September 7, 2014 by Daniela

The Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...
September 12, 2014 by Daniela

Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...
September 13, 2014 by Daniela

science
as temperture rises,solids generally become more soluable in water but gases become less soluble.if a soft drink comtains high concentrations of sugar and carbon dioxide.which of the following may be expected to happen if it is cooled down? 1)sugar may percipate out.2)gas ...
October 6, 2007 by jessica

math literacy,english,afrikaans,l.o,l.s,bus
Can you become a social worker with the following subjects maths literacy, english,afrikaans,life orientation,life science,business and history are can you tell u what can you become with that subjects above
January 17, 2016 by prisca munsha

French
Hello, I'm just wondering how I would conjugate the verb "apporter" in the passe compose, to agree with gender and number? I know that in the passe compose, apporter becomes apporte (with an accent). But when it needs to be feminine, does it become aportee? And when it needs ...
January 18, 2011 by Claire

Chemistry
Static charge can interfere with the production of plastic products by attracting dust and dirt. to reduce it, manufacturers expose the area to polonium-210, which has a half-life of 138 days. How much of a 25.0-g sample will remain after one year (365 days)? N = N0(1/2)t/T...
July 21, 2016 by S

Physics question
In coastal towns, breezes tend to blow offshore (from the land to the ocean) during the night and early morning, and onshore (from the ocean to the land) during the afternoon and evening. What factors primarily contribute to this effect? It can be more than one answer! A.Heat ...
June 22, 2012 by Bobby

math
You are asked to design a piping system that will connect a drilling rig 12 miles offshore to refinery on shore 20 miles down the coast. What values of x and y will give the least expensive connection if underwater pipe (x-section) costs \$50.000 per mile and land-based pipe (y...
August 11, 2012 by ibranian

Teachers Aide/Technology in the Classroom
Which of the following scenarios most likely describes the future of technology in education? A. School personnel will become convinced that computers are a passing fad. B. More interactive multimedia programs will become available. C. Drill and practice will be the usual ...
September 23, 2010 by AspiringTeacherandMotherofFour

English
1. She will become a physicitst one day. 2. Sydney turned the pages with great interest. 3. Sydney turned pale at the sight. 4. He was a strange character. 5. June feels confident about her grades. List the linking verbs and tell if linking or NL. 1. will become---L 2. turned...
October 15, 2015 by Hayden

science
as temperture rises solids become more soluble in water,but gases become less soluble.if a soft drink contains high concetrations of sugar and carbon dioxide which of the following may be expected to happen if it is cooled down?1-sugar amy precipitate out.2-gas bubbles may ...
October 9, 2007 by yaz