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SOC 322
Please Help! What is the role of social security in influencing such inequities, and reflect on the overall role of society in providing financial stability for this community? Thank You,
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 1:53pm

math
Fandango Furniture Manufacturing, Inc. has 40 employees on the assembly line, each with gross earnings of $325 per week. What are the total combined social security and Medicare taxes that should be withheld from the employees’ paychecks each week?
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 12:22pm

math
Ransford Alda is a self-employed security consultant with estimated annual earnings of $90,000. His social security tax rate is 12.4%, Medicare is 2.9%, and his federal income tax rate 14%. How much estimated tax must Ransford send to the IRS each quarter?
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 12:20pm

math
Paul Warren is a self-employed mechanic. Last year he had total gross earnings of $44,260. What are Paul’s quarterly social security payments due to the IRS?
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 12:19pm

math
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...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 12:18pm

social studies
Please help me plese here are the 5 question social studies 1. What problems did the United States face in the Vietnam War? 2. What options were available to President Johnson? To President Nixon? What were the advantagees and disadvantages? 3. Explain the solution President ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 12:14pm

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Which one of the following statements best describes group behavior? A. Group behavior depends solely on its most influential individual members. B. As a group behaves, so too will each individual in the group. C. Group behavior is a thing apart from the behavior of any ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11:51am

accounting
On November 30, the payroll register of Webster & Smith indicated the following information: Determine the amount of Social Security and Medicare taxes to be withheld. Round your answers to one decimal place. Social Security Tax=$ Medicare Tax=$136,30 I cannot figure out how ...
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 12:32am

Math
Dan Dietrich is an executive with Coronado Distributors. His gross earnings are $9,850 per month. Assume the government withholds 6.2% for Social Security and 1.45% for Medicare. What are the combined withholdings for Social Security and Medicare for Dan’s January paycheck?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:05pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
How did women's roles expand near the turn of the century? My answer: Women's roles expanded as industrial society was drawing more and more women out of the home and off of the farm and into the worlds of work and public life.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 6:45pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
Why did progressive presidents do little to advance civil rights for African Americans?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 5:07pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What did the Federal Reserve Act do? My answer: The Federal Reserve Act improved the nation's monetary and banking systems, creating the modern banking system and a more flexible currency by allowing banks to control money supply.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 4:12pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What were the major progressive accomplishments of Wilson's presidency? My answer: The major accomplishments of Wilson's presidency were the passing of the Clayton Antitrust Act, which laid down rules forbidding business practices that lessened competition and gave the...
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 1:58pm

social
The stress factor which is likely to cause the most severe behavioral consequences for children is
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 11:03am

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
In what ways do the reforms that President Roosevelt promoted affect your life today? My answer: They have influenced modern life immensely, as they have improved the quality of the meat available, restricted the sale of impure foods and medicines, and also preserved natural ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 6:17pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What did President Roosevelt mean by a "square deal," and how did he try to achieve it? My answer: By a "square deal," President Roosevelt meant fairness, as he saw the government as an empire, for workers, customers, and big business. To ensure both this ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 5:26pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What were Roosevelt's achievements in the field of conservation? My answer: Roosevelt preserved more than 200 million acres of public lands. He established the nation's first wildlife refuge at Pelican, Florida. He doubled the number of national parks in the United ...
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 5:08pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What kinds of problems did progressives attempt to solve? My answer: They attempted to solve the issues of poverty, the spread of slums, and poor conditions in factories.
Monday, June 3, 2013 at 4:28pm

Statistics
Air America has a policy of booking as many as 15 persons on an airplane that can seat only 14. (Past studies have revealed that only 86% of the booked passengers actually arrive for the flight.) Find the probability that if Air America books 15 persons, not enough seats will ...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 11:26pm

Statistics
Air America has a policy of booking as many as 15 persons on an airplane that can seat only 14. (Past studies have revealed that only 86% of the booked passengers actually arrive for the flight.) Find the probability that if Air America books 15 persons, not enough seats will ...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 11:26pm

finance
What are the two most popular personal retirement plans? A. Keogh account and Social Security B. Social Security and Roth IRA Plus C. Keogh accounts and individual retirement accounts D. 401(k) and Social Security
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 11:21pm

Statistics
women's heights are normally distributed with a mean 63.1 in and standard deviation of 2.5. A social organization for tall people has a requirement that women must be at least 69in tall. What percentage of woman meet that requirement? The percentage of woman that are ...
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 8:19pm

Law
1. Many social scientists argue in favor of diversion programs because: A. they are sociologically effective, even though they do not reduce court backlog. B. they increase the costs of criminal processing, but are worth it in the long run. C. although the purpose of the ...
Friday, May 31, 2013 at 2:02pm

Social Studies
To what extent did the Japanese worldview change during the Meiji period.
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 12:47pm

SOC - 322
Discuss the specific benefits of social networks and social bonds for older adults.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:19pm

SOC - 322
Describe the significance of social support in the aging process Please. Thank You,
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:10pm

Social Studies
How did world war 1 impact the economy of Texas?
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 3:45pm

econmics
The lump sum payment survivors receive from social security to help pay funeral and burial expenses is:
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 2:52pm

social studies
What are the responsibility's of the department of education
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 9:25pm

social studies
what is the responsibility's of education?
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 9:23pm

social studies
What is the responsibility's of the department of energy
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 9:12pm

Social studies
Social studies originated from where?
Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 4:21am

social studies
how does a society answer the three economic questions about the production and consumption of goods and services?
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 2:36pm

social studies
Ben's family purchased a dishwasher so that the family members could save time for more productive activities. what kind of production factor is this?
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 2:29pm

social
Crisis Management What can the government, individual and society do to combat crisis like a. Bomb blast / terrorist attack b. Earthquake c. Floods d. Fire accident.
Monday, May 27, 2013 at 2:31am

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
Why did mass culture emerge during this period?
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 9:26pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
How did new technologies change the way people brought goods?
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 7:50pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What could have been done to end discrimination against nonwhites in the United States at the turn of the century?
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 7:29pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What did Chinese immigrants and Mexican immigrants have in common?
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 7:23pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
How did discrimination against African Americans in the North differ from discrimination in the South? My answer: In the North, public facilities there not segregated. However, blacks could not get housing in white neighborhoods and usually were denied jobs. But, despite ...
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:49pm

Statistics
1. The following data give the amount of money (in dollars) that each of six Canadian social service charities spent to raise $100 in donations during 2010. The values, listed in that order, are for the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society, Covenant House Toronto, The ...
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:34pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
Why did visitors see at world's fairs? My answer: Visitors saw newly inventions and such, as the fairs were designed to show off American technology.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:23pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What did dime novels and newspapers have in common? My answer: Both dime novels and newspapers were especially popular, and Americans read more of them.
Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 6:19pm

law
1. Specific deterrence differs from general deterrence in that the former: A. seeks to discourage others from committing crimes. B. is designed to prevent a particular offender from committing future criminal acts. C. seeks to prevent violation of specific laws. D. is aimed at...
Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 5:14pm

social studies
How did sectionalism emerge.? Compare the priorities and region .
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 8:00pm

Social Studies
1. Hitler became the leader of Germany when? A. his army staged a coup d'etat against the government B. the German people elected him president C. his party won a majority in the Reichstag D. the president of the Weimar Republic appointed him chancellor I said D. 2. The ...
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 4:47pm

social studies
HELP PLEASE !! During the early 1800s the us tried to make peace with other countries in order to grown and develop give an example of one of these peace efforts and briefly explain what it hoped to accomplish ?
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 11:05am

Social Study
How is IST related to GMT?
Friday, May 24, 2013 at 6:18am

Soc 120
3. Utilitarians evaluate the morality of an act by examining the consequences of the act. the person carrying out the act. the feelings of the person carrying out the act. the amount of pain generated by the act. 4. Logic will examine which of the following arguments? (Points...
Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 7:54pm

social studies
are there people currently who consider rosa parks a bad woman?
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 10:29pm

social studies
Payment to workers, his dependents,and/ or survivorsin the event of retirement, disabilityor death are generally covered by the system of insurance known as ?
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 9:19pm

Social Studies (Ms. Sue)
What are two inventions that made modern city life possible? I know one of the inventions are skyscrapers but I am not certain of the answer to the other one.
Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 9:16am

Social Studies
Why did immigrants and farmers settle in big cities at the end of the 19th century? My answer: Immigrants and farmers settle in large cities because, once there, even workers with few skills could usually find steady work.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 7:44pm

Social Studies help needed
1. Although (s)he was later forced into exile by Haiti's military, ________ became, in 1990, the first Haitian president to be elected democratically (1 point) Francois Duvalier Toussaint L'Ouverture Vanesa Alonso Jean-Bertrand Aristide 2. Haiti is the only nation in ...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 4:57pm

social studies
1. Name the five responsibilities of united state citizens? 2.System of sharing power in the government 3.Name the 6 criteria for becoming a naturalized citizen. 4.Purpose of checks and balances? Please help me!! thanks
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 4:05pm

social studies
Are there any websites which show whether or not Taiwan will be able to achieve complete independence from China?
Monday, May 20, 2013 at 1:09pm

social studies
1.name some produse that come from mass
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 3:58pm

Social studies
How did monteqeieus system reflect John lockes ideas about government ?
Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 3:00pm

TEACHER AIDE,CHILDREN, FAMILIES, SOCIETE
1. Larry is a very aggressive four-year-old child. He watches many television programs that contain violence. It’s most likely that A. he will become overactive. C. his behavior won’t change. B. he will become depressed. D. his behavior will become more aggressive. 2...
Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 5:00pm

World History
1. The purpose of American and European imperialism in the Pacific was mainly to gain. A. markets fro manufactured products B. coaling stations and naval bases C. sources of raw materials D. places for surplus population I said C. 2. The development of antiseptics during the ...
Friday, May 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

social studies
what happened to Denver after the gold rush?
Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 4:12pm

social studies
why did the author the item Ozified in the opening paragraphs of the article?
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 7:05pm

social studies
which of the following contributed to Britain's industrial revolution? A. large labor force C. powerful monarchy B. decreasing food D. decreasing money
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 12:20pm

Childcare
which one of the following most typifies what teachers should ask themselves as part of the anti-bias approach? A am i preparing adequately to work with children under my care? B do i show a perference for children who most closely fit my own ethnic, cultural, and religious ...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 9:18am

Social Studies
How did Carnegie's company break the union at the Homestead mills? My answer: It broke the union after the company responded to the union's refusal to accept reduced wages by locking out union workers from the mill and announcing that it would hire nonunion labor. The ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 7:58pm

Social Studies
Why was the South so much less industrial than the North?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:58pm

Social Studies
Which of the trends started by railroads are still part of the modern business world?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:55pm

Social Studies
How was the South so much industrial than the North?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:40pm

Social studies
What islands did Columbus call the Indies?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:37pm

Social Studies
How did Carnegie's company break the union at the Homestead mills?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 5:24pm

Social Studies
The spread of the factory system resulted in: A. an increase in home production B. increased exports of British cotton good C. poorer quality of iron D. improved working conditions in factories. The industrial Revolution created new jobs in all of the following expect: A. ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 1:50pm

Social Studies
Which of the following contributed to Britain's Industrial Revolution? A. Large Labor force C. powerful monarchy B. Decreasing food supplies D. decreasing money supply. The textile industry met its last major challenge to full mechanization with the development of ? A. a ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 1:46pm

Social Studies
How did Carnegie's company break the union at the Homestead mills?
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 1:03pm

Social Studies
What happened to unions after the protest at Haymarket Square? My answer: Afterward, the Chicago police arrested hundreds of union leaders, socialists, and anarchists. Opposition to unions increased. The membership in the Knights of Labor dropped, even though that wasn't ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 12:03pm

Writing
Can you proofread my essay? The assignment was to write a problem-solution essay on a big social issue in our world. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” A quote once ...
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 3:41pm

social studies
An example of interstate cooperation required by the consitution would be
Monday, May 13, 2013 at 1:39pm

social studies
In 10-15 lines critically discuss 5 ways in which HIV/AIDS impacts on the environment.Provide relevant sources to support your claim
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 3:45pm

ashford
16. Functional foods are those containing nutritional supplements in addition to natural nutrients. Examples include orange juice with calcium and eggs with omega-3. Kolodinsky, et al. (2008) examined attitudes toward functional foods for college students. For American ...
Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 10:25am

social studies
what are some exploration thomas jefferson made, and thomas jefferson federal courts information
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 5:39pm

Social Studies
How did the inventions of the late 1800s make it easier to do business?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 5:01pm

Social Studies
What was the Post WWII Freedom Explosian?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 3:37pm

Social Studies
How did the inventions of the late 1800s make it easier to do business?
Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:26pm

Social
What are the goal and practices of mormons?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 11:15am

Social studies
whats a 7th grade social studies word that begins with Y?
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 8:18am

Ethics and social responsibility
You work hard in your office overtime weekends and early mornings.you get paid well but despise that your coworkers are getting paid the same pay for less work then what you are doing and get promoted ahead of you.
Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:55am

History
Explain a few of the National Urban League’s social services and what they entailed.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 9:53pm

social studies
the federal system info on national government (enumerated powers). info on state government (reserved powers) info on both (concurrent powers)
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 5:01pm

socology
10. What type of sociologist stresses a commitment to positively impacting society through sociology? Academic Applied Public Scientific 9. What are the five key social institutions that impact society? Economy, government, religion, education, and public health Education, ...
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 4:08pm

social studies
why might the usa see strategy in the pacific islands?
Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 12:50am

Hospitality
A key difference between Social and Corporate event planner work is the days of the week that are usually worked. True or False
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 5:15pm

social studies
Why were Palestinians kicked off their land by the Jews?
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:12pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:33pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:53pm

Personal Finance
PLEASE HELP ME ASAP!!!!!!!!!!!! 32. Which is not a horrible mortgage option? a. ARM b. Conventional c. Reverse mortgage d. Balloon I answered c and I am not sure if that is right or not. 33. Why do you plan for retirement instead of relying on Social Security to take care of ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:10pm

Social Studies
In China, Confucius wrote down his philosophy which explained how people should live their lives. Confucianism teaches that each person should accept his or her role in society. Confucisanism became the basis for order and respect and was central in governing China. The ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 7:05pm

Social Studies
Many inventions were made during the Han dynasty of China which contributed to its culture and led to trade with other civilizations. China invented porcelain, paper, ink and gunpowder (which was used in fireworks). China traded these goods along a trade route they developed ...
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 6:59pm

Social Studies
I need a 4 paragraph essay on the devil's arithmetic. my theme is "no laugh, no hope. NO hope, no life." THANK YOU (: im not passing and i reallllllly neeed help on this
Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:33am

law
◦What is traffic calming, and how can it alleviate fear or disorder? Describe how the safe corridor initiative benefited by furthering community-policing goals? Does this affect negative citizen encounters? Why? How can the police turn a negative citizen encounter into a...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 10:56pm

Statistics 7
A doctor wants to estimate the HDL cholesterol of all 20 to 29 year old females. How many subjects are needed to estimate the HDL cholesterol within 2 points with 99% confidence assuming s-17.8 based on earlier studies. Suppose the doctor would be content with 90 % confidence...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 6:11pm

7 STATS MATHGURU PLEASE HELP
A doctor wants to estimate the HDL cholesterol of all 20-29 year old females. How many subjects are needed to estimate the HDL cholesterol within 2 points with 99%confidence assuming s=17.8 based on earlier studies? Suppose the doctor would be content with 90% confidence. How ...
Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 5:51pm

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