Recent Social Studies Questions
When do the laws of supply and demand have less effect on prices? a) when a good or service is new b)when outside factors cause changes (my choice) c) when buyers dislike the prices that sellers change d) when sellers want to make more money
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 10:22am
After watching golf on TV several times with her father, 7-year-old Michelle learned how to swing a club even before she actually had one in her hands. What kind of learning took place? (Points : 1) Operant Conditioning Social Learning Classical Conditioning Cognitive Awareness
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 8:17am
What are 3 levels at which a geographer might study the world? Which of these levels covers the largest area? How are maps and globes different? How are they similar?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 8:38pm
Explain: When might you need to know the absolute location of a place? When might knowing the relative location be more helpful? Draw Conclusion: What additional information can geographers gain by studying regions and taking a global perspective?
Monday, September 16, 2013 at 4:18pm
A quantitative analysis method which aggregates a number of (similar) individual studies into a large data set from which to compute an over all effect size (based on similar study procedures and treatments) is commonly known as
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 1:05pm
What happens when an appellate court reverses a lower courts decision? A. The case is sent back to the trial level for further action consistent with the appellate decision. B. The reversal nullifies or sets aside a trial verdict. C. The reversal sets the defendant free...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 10:07am
Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What landforms must be crossed by pioneers going from Independence, Missouri, to the Pacific coast? 2). What kinds of movement were taking place in the United States in the last half of the 20th century? My answers to the questions are the following: 1). Pioneers traveling...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 2:32pm
Biology of environment
5 factors that influence persons attitude towards environment and how this relate to their own worldview I got media, education and social habits which others ?
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 12:39pm
The United States experienced a recession which lasted for more than a year in the late 2000s. How did this recession most likely affect its trade partners Canada and Mexico? a. Their economies were not affected by this problem. b. They had some economic decline because of ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:46am
Which statement explains why division of labor increases work productivity? 1. Employers can pay workers more money when they get more done. 2. Employers must fire some of their workers so fewer people have to get the work done. 3. Workers learn their jobs more quickly when ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:16am
Which phrase best defines "consumer?" a. someone who makes goods and services to meet their needs. b. someone who trades for goods and services to make money. c. someone who uses goods and services to meet their needs. d. someone who buys and sells goods and services...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:11am
Could you check my answers? Thanks. 1.Studies show that there are no significant differences between mother child play and father child play with infants under 12 months of age? True, because they are too young to tell. 2. In home day care is always preferable to out of home ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 7:51pm
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?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 12:26pm
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?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 12:20pm
What is one benefit of trade? Prices go up for luxury goods from abroad. People have access to more goods and services. Workers may make goods to be sold in other countries Consumers can choose to buy goods made closer to home Is it the third one?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:46am
Kate Alexander worked 40 hours last week. Her pay rate is $8.50 per hour. Assuming 7.65% social security withholding, how much should her employer withhold from her check for social security?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 1:28pm
Which sentence best tells the effect of scarcity on economics? A. Scarcity shapes decisions about how to distribute goods. B. Because resources are scarce consumers buy fewer goods. C. Scarcity makes people work harder to make more money. D. The existence of scarce resources ...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:47pm
Suppose the president vetoed a bill passed by Congress. According to the information, which of the following actions by Congress would most likely ensure that the bill will become? 1) let the veto stand 2) reintroduce the same legislation 3) try to override the veto with a two...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:06pm
is this a good thesis statement for a paper i have to write about changes in the us from 1776 to 1870? "while we are still not a perfect country, political,social and economical changes are shaping up out country" is it ok or is there anything i can do to make it ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 5:53pm
which of the following groups benefitted the least from the prosperity of the second industrial revolution? a .textile workers b. railroad workers c. factory workers d. famers
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 3:24pm
I am checking to see if my answers are correct. Feedback would be great. 1. My boss, Josie, is a great supervisor because she listens to each employees concerns and ideas. Josie is an example of a: *a) Social schema b) Stereotype c) Person Schema d) Prototype 2. Beth ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 9:16pm
COM 200 Quiz
1. My boss, Josie, is a great supervisor because she listens to each employees concerns and ideas. Josie is an example of a: (Points : 1) *a) Social schema b) Stereotype c) Person Schema d) Prototype 2. Beth believes that she does a good job of presenting herself as a ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 8:40pm
Discuss the merits of the idea that genetics are a source for criminal behavior. Make sure to provide examples that can be found through research studies and have evidence linking genetics and crime, including twin studies, adoption studies, and testosterone studies. What are ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 8:37pm
How do you do it?- Income tax, social security, and union dues are deducted from Paul Rawling's earnings. His grss pay (total earnings) is $440 per week. If 1/4 of his pay is deducted, what is Mr. Rawling's net pay (take-home pay)?
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 5:22pm
A 150 years ago nearly 3/4 of the working people in this country worked on farms. By the beginning of the 1980s only 1/40 did. Clearly automation "destroyed" many farms jobs. But if technology were really eliminating work, we would expect unemployment . The reason ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 11:34am
When choosing a name for a child, how could a parent best use this study to help ensure the child's normal social development? 1 keep in mind that other characteristics are more important than name 2try not to choose an ethnic name 3Consider an unusual name because it will...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 11:13am
In The Bell Curve, Richard Herrnstein and Charles Murray argued that the nation cannot come to terms with its massive social problems until it confronts the role of intelligence. "How bright someone is, is the single variable that has the largest impact on income and ...
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 9:50pm
Fran Mallory is married, claims five withholding allowances, and earns $3,500 (gross) per month. In addition to Federal income tax (FIT), social security, and Medicare withholding, Fran pays 2.1% state income tax, and ½% for state disability insurance (both based on her...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 8:39pm
health 5 grade
i need help in health subject for my son 5 grade Question 1- connect suppose you have a cold. this affects your physical health. does if affect your mental,emotional,family, and social health, too? explain why or why not. Question 2- practice healthful behaviors Make a list of...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 8:21pm
Statistics (Please help!!!)
Are there tables comparing and contrasting the following or how would you write these up? 1. Ecological Studies and Cross-Sectional Studies 2. Case control studies and Cohort studies 3. Measurement bias (aka information bias) and selection bias 4. Nondifferential ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 4:46am
A shopper choosing a new oven for his home would likely make a decision based on a scarcity of which of the following? a) money b) time c) stores d) space I think it is d.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 5:18pm
1. Explain two ways in which sectionalism caused conflict or tension in the United States during the early 1800s. Then explain how sectionalism affects economics and politics in the United States today. 2. which was more of a priority in presindents lincolns reconstruction ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 3:33pm
Hello! alright so this is basically a general knowledge kind of question but it's for my writing assignment. i'm not really sure what a preacher may say at a funeral and i've tried searchring on google and havent found any luck. so based on your experience can you ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:25pm
Durkheim maintained that social institutions have an obligation to eradicate _________________. (Points : 1) internal inequality external inequality manifest dysfunctions late dysfunctions
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 4:55pm
In which colony were people most likely to make their living by fishing. A. New Hampshire B. North Carolina C. Pennsylvania D. Massachusetts E. Virginia I put d am I correct
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 4:12pm
Having trouble on this question. Which form of government gives independent rights and policy making decisions to smaller regions (like states or provinces) of the country which cannot be overridden by the main government. The choices are unitary, confederation, or federal. I ...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 10:21pm
QUESTION: Based on the passage, the higher average speeds were probably the result of F. Greater friction G. Temperature variations H. Too much sunlight J. Statistical error CORRECT ANSWER: [F] EXPLANATION: Since the passage indicates that all three of the studies were, "...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:22pm
A study in England attempted to determine the "right" method for teaching mathematics. A random sample of 248 students was chosen from the school at large. The students were randomly assigned to one of two classes. At the beginning of the research, the students had ...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:08pm
I am a student conducting a survey for homework. 1. How many miles per day do you commute for work or school? (both ways as well as any additional on-the-job traveling all combined) 2. What is the furthest place from you to which you have vacationed in the past year? (city and...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:05pm
What steps did American women take to advance their rights in the mid 1800s? -They protested. -Women from lower classes began to work. -Reform Movements, I can't think of any others?
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 5:47pm
I need to see an written example of a summary report on a child for preschool that covers the seven domain. 1.Personal and social development 2. Language and Literacy 3. Mathematical Thinking. 4. Scientific Thinking. 5. Social Studies. 6. the Arts. 7.Physical development, ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 8:52am
Researchers conducted a survey of parents of 66 kindergarten children. The parents were asked whether they played games with their children. The parents were divided into two groups: working class and middle class. The researchers wanted to know if there was an association ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 9:08pm
I need a thesis statement for my essay... the topic is the significance of the crusades, the reanaissance, the rise of absolute monarchs, and the commercial revolution and how they led to the discovery of america. Should I post my topic sentences??
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 4:48pm
Post a New Question Current Questions Homework Help: Writing Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm. "Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:59pm
"Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." William Jennings Bryan, Memoirs Assignment: Should we ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm
3 things in history that impacted in south America,europe,asia,africa and austrlia.(please list all and I can do the rest) P.S please get back to me by tomorrow before 2 o' clock
Monday, August 19, 2013 at 10:15pm
what are the core values that your leadership model emphasizes? In what ways does my leadership model reflect existing scholarship on leadership and in what ways is my approach unique to me? what barriers and opportunities exist towards the implementation of my personal ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 4:36pm
Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
I have already found the stereotype in the story about how each tribe got along with the same tribe. I need help on finding another stereotype in the story. I am having difficult finding it. The question is: a) Identify another passage from "Happy Event" that reveals...
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 4:30pm
Short Story (Happy Event)
Ella the white protagonist of "Happy Event", has perceptions that are limited by her attitudes and prejudices. She believed she was wise to hire servants who belonged to the same tribe, but "always felt puzzled and rather peevish, then, when, as had happened ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 5:18pm
Business and Finance
Jeff Jones earns $1,200 per week. He is married and claims four withholding allowances. The FICA rate is as follows: Social Security rate is 6.2% on $97,500; Medicare rate is 1.45%. To date his cumulative wages are $6,000. Each paycheck, his employer also deducts $42.50 for ...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 3:57pm
Hi there, I have been trying to write a practice essay for English on how themes direct the plot in Pride and Prejudice. I want to discuss how Austen uses opposing themes to influence what happens in the novel. So far I want to look at how Elizabeth and Colonel Fitzwilliam'...
Monday, August 12, 2013 at 3:01am
As my english is not good, could you please check the grammar of the following sentence. Thank you!!! What they care about most are money, stock prices and problems concerning about finance. They may never notice that there are lots of social problems which actually need their...
Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 12:01pm
1. I took a sample of the grade point averages for students in my class. For 25 students, the standard deviation of grade points was 0.65 and the mean was 2.89. The standard error for the sample was: (3 marks) 2. The heights (in inches) of adult males in Bhutan are believed ...
Sunday, August 11, 2013 at 3:00am
I was wondering what topic to write about with the most information,Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper on a current health care situation. For example, common issues might include one of the following: physician or employee with a conflict of interest, health care fraud and ...
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 7:25pm
A power that the executive branch has over the legislative branch and judicial branch? Where can it be found in the Constitution? A power the legislative branch has over the judicial and executive branches? Where can it be found at in the Constitution? A power the judicial ...
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 5:54pm
putting it all together
which part of our personality reflects social conditioning and influence? a.the adapted child b.the little professor c.the natural child d.the id my answer is a
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 10:27am
putting it all together
a component not considered a part of a persons self-esteem is? a.social non-acceptance b.personal competence c.power d.virtue my answer is a
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 10:20am
Shelby is a very outgoing person who likes being around other people and socializing with them. According to the Big Five trait theory of personality, Shelby would be considered to be: A. showing signs of her masculine archetypes in her collective unconscious. B. high on the ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:08am