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world issues- amazon deforestation
Hi. I was assigned an essay that I have to get done by 2morrow. It is about Amazon rainforest deforestation. I have to sum everything up into 3 paragraphs. 1st paragraph- tell what's happening here; I already did this. 2nd & 3rd paragraphs- describe how you would stop ...
November 16, 2010 by Abby

new social studies
1.C 2.A 3.B 4.C 1.Which of the following most contributes to deforestation of the amazon rain forest? A. mining B. lumber miliing C. road construction D. tourism 2.Which of the following is an immediate negative effect of deforestation of the amazon rain forest? A. loss of ...
April 7, 2014 by matt

Geography
My question is: How are the tribes of the Amazon and other rainforests affected by deforestation?
January 14, 2009 by Jamie

Social Studies
14.What did Hernan Cortes do for Spain in 1521? Conquered the Aztec or Fought the Inca Conquered the Aztec? 15.Which country borders both the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea? Cuba or Panama Panama? 16. People that live in the Amazon Rainforest may lose their homes because of ...
February 7, 2013 by Jerald

Writing
Can you please check my citation? "Deforestation facts, Deforestation Information, Effects of Deforestation." National Geographic. n.p.,n.d. 10/22/10
October 22, 2010 by Elizabeth

yr 8 geography
reasons for the deforestation of the amazon rainforest? the reasons ive found are farming, pastureland , growing crops. im not sure of anything else. id be grateful of any help? thanks
December 13, 2008 by Charlotte

Amazon
How does Amazon produce consumer faith in amazon site and its products?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

math
The two longest rivers in the world are the Nile and the Amazon. Together, they are 8145 miles, with the Amazon being 145 miles shorter than the Nile. Find the length of each river.
July 4, 2012 by mike

history
how can one man, the president of a nation, deal with terms and issues on a global scale and the issues within their country? If he concentrated his efforts on the issues within America then what would happen to the issues overseas? If the issues continued to escalate could it...
May 13, 2011 by meshelle

business
What data management issues may be encountered by Amazon?
February 2, 2011 by amy

world issues
Identify at least two issues in developing countries that make changing to democracy easier or more difficult. Provide at least one real world example of one of the issues that you identify.
January 16, 2011 by Sandra

geography
when was the amazon rainforest world heritage listed? http://www.google.com/search?q=amazon+rainforest+world+heritage&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA =)
May 28, 2007 by bella

bis/219
discuss how amazon book stores address ethical, legal, and security issues?
March 23, 2010 by sd

environmental science
What are the causes of wildlife extinction? I know that humans are the main reason but i am looking on more in the deforestation as a main cause but not sure how to explain it.needing to be able to explain this to a ten year old fifth grader. any suggestions. he has to have a ...
November 13, 2006 by larry

Deforestation and Wildlife
What are relationships between deforestation and wildlife extinction? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. With deforestation the animals lose their habitat. Here is an interesting site: animals.about.com/b/a/2003_08_18.htm Here is a good site on deforestation: ...
December 7, 2006 by Tony

deforestation
send me 5 sentences about deforestation
December 1, 2010 by mani

geog
ive just finished my geography homework on deforestation of the amazon rainforest in brazil which damon kindly helped me with yesterday i just want to make sure ive put the right answers. this is what ive put.- pastureland cattle ranches mining logging road construction to ...
December 14, 2008 by Charlotte

Amazon
y would businesses want to use aStore on Amazon? Is it because it can keep visitors longer on the site as they shop?
February 15, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
why did amazon buy internet movie database - IMDb?
February 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
What services do fulfill ment stations provide to amazon?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
Why did Amazon buy z a ppos? because it advertises it which makes both of them a good company and therefore people like it?
February 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
y would businesses want to use aStore on Amazon?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

world issues
With respect to human rights issues in Southeast Asia, which statement is most accurate?
August 23, 2011 by tawauna

deforestation
im making a list of negative effects of deforestation, could I get a couple of effects?
May 13, 2012 by environment

environmental science
what causes salinization? Poor drainage, semi-arid or arid region of the world, water table 2-3 meters from the surface are some of the reasons. You can go to www.google.com and type in salinization. There are a number of articles there worth reading. need an example to ...
September 15, 2006 by Toni

Amazon
What is an astore? aStore is an Amazon joining product which website owners can use to create an online store on their site
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
What services do fulfill ment stations provide 4 amazon? They provide warehousing and order-fulfillment for third-party sellers?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Amazon
Is amazon exclusive like a thing you have to pay for to watch or see. usually exclusive things are only for membership.
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Environmental Science
Design an exhibit focusing on the importance of biodiversity. Congratulations! You have been hired by the largest natural history museum in the world (Miller, 2005). Your first responsibility will be to design an exhibit that emphasizes the importance of biodiversity. The ...
August 24, 2007 by Missy

English
Where can I get a summary of "The Greatest Salesman in the World" by Og Mandino? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Sometimes you can get a short summary on the book jacket. There are many sites where you can purchase this book but the following site was the ...
January 20, 2007 by Jes

Global Management
What is the most important problem facing Amazon? What recommendation(s) would you make to Amazon, and in what order of priorities? How do you balance between your commitment to shareholders and your commitment to the community?
October 6, 2008 by bizwoman

Amazon
y would businesses want to use aStore on Amazon? Is it because it is free worldwide to use?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

world issues
Is fair trade a solution for farmers in the developing world?
December 21, 2010 by vikki

world issues
what is one major existing urban development in the world? regrading urbaization.
February 26, 2011 by mya

science
what steps can be taken by rwanda to reduce degradetion and deforestation (Broken Link Removed) I dont know what you mean by degradetion, but deforestation, the way to reduce it is to control the forests: who is there, who does what, and when. I frankly doubt if Rwanda has the...
May 20, 2007 by cynthia

Geography (Ms. Sue)
What countries are drained by the Amazon and its tributaries? My answer: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela are drained by the Amazon and its tributaries.
September 21, 2013 by Anonymous

Environmental science
Management and sustainability plan for deforestation.........I have the causes but when it comes to corrected the problem, I have several ideas, such as the UN funding program to pay countries such as Indoesnia to stop deforestation but this solution has already been attacked ...
October 10, 2009 by linda

Amazon
what is amazon exsclusive?
February 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Environmental Problems
Where in the US and Canada is deforestation, air pollution, water pollution, and climate change happening? San Francisco Aereas near all population centers would be the most acute, as you get further North the polution is less and, the deforestation is greater. Look in these ...
November 15, 2006 by Amanda

geography
Causes of deforestation- i found theses causes i just need the meaning or explanation on each one i need to write a detailed explanation on each one commercial logging , forest fires , farming , mining , roads and railways , disadvantages of deforestation - i found these ...
January 1, 2009 by kia

Geography
Regarding tropical rainforests, the term evapotranspiration refers to the fact that A. deforestation causes a decline in atmospheric oxygen. B. the humidity of rain forests can produce local and regional precipitation C. deforestation causes a loss of soil fertility due to ...
July 11, 2014 by Suzanne

environmental science
I have a project due in a three weeks and I am trying to get a head start on this.Here is the project and My Ideas I am needing where I can get some facts and figures to prove my point but i got lost on a few Ideas if anyone can help with a few ideas or sites I would ...
November 6, 2006 by larry

biology
What is a description of the Amazon rain forestódefinition of rain forest; characteristics ; location and size of the Amazon rain forest
April 28, 2014 by Denise

math finite
Assume that there are 7 different issues of Newsweek, 8 different issues of Time, and 4 different issues of Sports Illustrated, including the December 1st issue, on the rack. You choose 4 of them at random. (1) What is the probability that you choose 2 issues of Newsweek and 2...
February 20, 2012 by victoria

Health
What causes depression? A. Genetic issues B. Biochemical issues C. There is no known cause D. Environmental issues Reset Selection
October 10, 2012 by Margaret

HEALTH
What causes depression? A. Genetic issues B. Biochemical issues C. There is no known cause D. Environmental issues C?
August 11, 2012 by Aya taraf

Health
What causes depression? A. Genetic issues B. Biochemical issues C. There is no known cause D. Environmental issues
March 29, 2014 by mix_lks

literature/peotry
why did e. e. cummings write the poem Mariann Morre --M in a vicious world-to love virtue A in a craven world-to have courage R in a treacherous world-to prove loyal I in a wavering world-to stand firm A in a cruel world-to show mercy N in a biased world-to act justly N in a ...
June 3, 2008 by Angela

science
select one region of the world and identify at least two serious environmental problems, such as soil degradation, air or water pollution, pesticide misuse, overpopulation, wildlife extinction or threatened biodiversity, and deforestation, that impact this region. What seem to...
October 1, 2007 by Bruce

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). In what other countries bedsides Brazil is the Amazon rain forest located? A: Besides Brazil, the Amazon rain forest is located in Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Bolivia, Guyana, Suriname, and French Guiana. 2). How might the income gap affect the use of the rain ...
September 27, 2013 by Anonymous

World studies
What were some social issues in Romania?.
January 13, 2011 by Sam

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
THanks and thanks again... 1.D 2.C 3.A Brazilís culture reflects what unique aspect of its colonial history? A. its Roman Catholic missionary roots B. its ties to the West African slave trade C. its rule and settlement by the Portuguese D. its peaceful blending of native and ...
April 22, 2014 by matt

world issues
INFORMATIONS ABOUT CULTURAL DEVERSITY IN EUROPE
December 3, 2010 by Anonymous

health care ethics
Visit the publications link under the Gender, women and health section on the World Health Organizationís Web site. You can use the following keyword search to visit the required Web page: ďWHO, GWH publications.Ē Select the gender and tobacco fact sheet and the gender and HIV...
February 8, 2010 by Niki

Geography
Does this article relate to latin america geography? Brazil government gives go-ahead for huge Amazon dam. What's the significance of this article? Brazil's government has given the formal go-ahead for the building on a tributary of the Amazon of the world's third biggest ...
September 5, 2010 by Courtney

social studies (check answers)--Mrs.Sue
Please check and Thanks so muchh. 1.A 2.B 3.C Brazilís culture reflects what unique aspect of its colonial history? A. its Roman Catholic missionary roots B. its ties to the West African slave trade C. its rule and settlement by the Portuguese D. its peaceful blending of ...
April 22, 2014 by matt

12TH GRADE WORLD ISSUES
WHAT ARE THE 3 FACTORS OF CANADIANS ARE IN THE WAR IN AFGHANISTAN??
September 17, 2009 by ADA

world issues
which countries give money or military support to Syria?
March 23, 2010 by katie

world issues
what are some positive effects of emigration on a specified village?
January 5, 2011 by Ashma

accounting
Amazon Appliance Company has three installers. Larry earns $355 per week, Curly earns $460 per week, and Moe earns $585 per week. The company's SUTA rate is 5.4%, and the FUTA rate is 6.2% minus the SUTA. As usual, these taxes are paid on the first $7,000 of each employee's ...
December 7, 2014 by Anonymous

Film
I need help with blogging "Establishing new boundries for special effects: Robert Zemeckis's Contact and computer-generated imagery." you should discuss the ethical issues raised by Craig in his article regarding the use of CGI based on how it blurs the line between the real ...
July 8, 2013 by Kaayla

math - probability
Assume that there are 7 different issues of Newsweek, 8 different issues of Time, and 4 different issues of Sports Illustrated, including the December 1st issue, on the rack. You choose 4 of them at random. (1) What is the probability that you choose 2 issues of Newsweek and 2...
February 20, 2012 by victoria

world issues
what impact did ancient roman weapons have on our current society?
October 27, 2010 by austin

IT 221
Create a 200- to 300-word response to the following scenario: During the implementation phase of a project, as a project manager you are facing many team issues (such as family issues and interpersonal conflicts) and these issues are creating risks that you did not anticipate ...
March 14, 2008 by lisa

English
Why should people speak up and address issues that matter in the world today? Give examples
February 8, 2014 by Anonymous

Algebra 1
Julie subscribes to a sports magazine and a fashion magazine. She received 24 issues this year. The number of fashion issues is 6 less than twice the number of sports issues. Define the variables, and write a system of equations to find the number of issues of each magazine.
February 17, 2014 by Gabbi

world history
how can constitutions promote change or help resolve social issues?give some historical examples
September 18, 2011 by maria

world issues
2. Why do you think the story is called "A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings" rather than "An Angel?"
January 4, 2012 by Anonymous

8th Grade Writing
Does this Introduction sound fine for an Argument essay? Forests probide many supplies that are essential in our lives. They give us oxygen, wood fiber for paper, herbs for medicine, and timber for building structures. Forest materials are so necessary that humans can't live ...
October 22, 2010 by Elizabeth

Analysis & Design
Create a response to the following scenario: During the implementation phase of a project, as a project manager you are facing many team issues (such as family issues and interpersonal conflicts) and these issues are creating risks that you did not anticipate during the design...
March 15, 2008 by James

Analysis & Design
Create a response to the following scenario: During the implementation phase of a project, as a project manager you are facing many team issues (such as family issues and interpersonal conflicts) and these issues are creating risks that you did not anticipate during the design...
March 16, 2008 by James

world issues
i'm having trouble grasping what happened in the Solomon islands 'tensions' could you help me understand the main points/events whatever thanx
September 13, 2009 by venessa

world issues
a position paper on the similarities of the involvement with libya and when the united states started getting inlovled with Iraq
April 20, 2011 by christian

science
What are the advantages of deforestation?
October 13, 2008 by numz

geology
Use the following table to identify five historical events influenced by the depletion of natural resources. Explain each event in at least 150 words. Event What Happened? Example: Easter Island This island, now called Rapa Nui, is most notable for giant rock statues called ...
April 27, 2012 by sweetbev

Optimization
What are some ethical issues that could surface in the business world when using linear optimization techniques
June 15, 2010 by Hickey

world issues
i need some detailed information about the history of any country in the world that has had major urban development. -why was the site chosen? (for development) - what is the nature of the urban area? - how much population and housing is there? - where do water and food ...
February 26, 2011 by mya

Women's Issues
I am writing a report for my current events class about women's issues. I am not allowed to use Wikipedia for my resources. Can someone direct me to some helpful websites or give some examples of women's issues besides inequality in the workforce between men and women?
May 19, 2008 by Katherine

Math
Assume that there are 7 different issues of Newsweek, 8 different issues of Time, and 4 different issues of Sports Illustrated, including the December 1st issue, on the rack. You choose 4 of them at random. What is the probability that you choose at least 1 of the Time magazines?
February 22, 2012 by victoria

history
Discuss the issues facing African-Americans from the 1870s to the Great De pression. Be certain to discuss demographic factors (i.e. - where they lived, economic standards, life expectancy, access to education), and political and civil rights issues. Finally, identify the ...
July 23, 2010 by Heather

psychological statistics
A random selection of files from a student counseling center revealed the following reasons why college students seek services: Mental health issues 25 Learning/school issues 15 Relationship issues 5 Other 5 What does it mean to say the files were randomly selected? How would ...
May 25, 2011 by tia

Social studies
1. Into which political unit is the world primarily organized A. International Organizations B. Limited Governments C. Regional Organizations D. Nation-States 3. One main purpose of government is to A. maintain order and security for citizens. B. hold meetings for citizens to ...
December 12, 2013 by Help me please

math
how many animals die from deforestation in costa rica each year?
March 5, 2011 by Emily

science
How does deforestation and urban sprawl affect the food web?
October 10, 2011 by Tameika

Psychological Statistics
A random selection of files from a student counseling center revealed the following reasons why college students seek services: Mental health issues 25 Learning/school issues 15 Relationship issues 5 Other 5 What does it mean to say the files were randomly selected? How would ...
February 16, 2012 by Jeff

Economics and Social Issues
Apartheid in Africa was dismantled in a relatively speaking peaceful way. What other ethnic conflicts do you know about that were resolved peacefully in the developing world? Any Examples?
July 22, 2010 by Sue Ann

Quick English help
So I'm writing an essay about explaining why people should speak up and address issues that matter in the world today but I don't know what to say in each pargraph. (4 paragraphs) could someone help me?!? Thanks so much!!!
February 8, 2014 by Anonymous

science
The greenhouse effect is caused by the burning of fossil fuels and deforestation
July 30, 2014 by Anonymous

Issues
I need help finding some major issues in new jersey! please help!
November 3, 2008 by Jennie

world issues
A woman goes out running. She first travels 5.2km north. She then turns and travels 3.6km west. Finally, she turns If a bird were to start out from the origin (where the woman starts) and fly directly (in a straight line) to her final location, what distance d would the bird ...
March 2, 2014 by Anonymous

AED 200
what are 3 social issues kid face outside the classroom and what can the school do to help them overcome these issues?
December 8, 2009 by Alvin

ethics
I am doing a presentation on biomedical issues- abortion. My part is what issues involve problems with consent. Can you help please
April 26, 2012 by Kelly

marketing
What are the alternatives for Amazon?
June 13, 2008 by China

Government
Compared with college students in the 1960s, college students today are A.more liberal on most issues B.more conservative on most issues C.more liberal on some issues, more conservative on others D.about as liberal on most issues E. much more liberal on every major issue http...
June 21, 2005 by La Toya Payton

AP World History
When the civil war ended, who was in control of the Russian government? And what actions related to social and religious issues were taken by that government in the 1920's and 1930's
March 23, 2009 by Wendy

Social Studies
Compared with college students in the 1960s, college students today are a. more liberal on some issues, more conservative on others. b. more conservative on most issues. c. more liberal on most issues. d. about as liberal on more issues. e. much more liberal on every major issue.
November 30, 2009 by Cb

history
how can one man, the president of a nation, deal with terms and issues on a global scale and the issues within their country?
May 13, 2011 by meshelle

Marketing
What is the decision facing Amazon
June 10, 2008 by China

Geography
How long s the amazon river
June 17, 2009 by Emily

Amazon
What is a fulfil lment station?
February 13, 2011 by Anonymous

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