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sociology
8. Which of the following social structures is NOT reflected in the act of a wife adopting her husband’s name and foregoing her father’s (her maiden) name? Patriarchy, Heteronormativity, Hierarchy,Classism
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 8:53pm

social studies
Is this answer right? my answer has ( ) around it The first fully developed American factory system emerged in the _______ industry. A. iron B. distilling C. sugarcane (D). textile
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 6:23pm

statistics
In a poll of 700 selected people in the USA who are 50 years or older, 20% said they would prefer a complete overhauling of the social security system. Estimate the population proportion of the USA of 50 years or older who would prefer a complete overhauling of the social ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1:52pm

Psychology
Unfortunately I have a D in the class, but I am an A student." When there is a difference between what I believe and what I do, 
 A. cognitive dissonance will develop.
 B. social cognition will be less decisive.
 C. central route ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 12:24pm

Social Worker - help!
I want to become a social worker when I grow up. I love to help people with their problems. When I'm an adult I want to live in a nice house or condo with a wonderful husband and 2 kids. I really don't want to struggle in life. How much does social worker earn? (do ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 6:17pm

biology
Post a 200- to 300-word response to the following: Many studies have been conducted on cerebral lateralization revealing different functionalities of the left and right hemispheres. Describe four methods for studying cerebral lateralization.
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 3:31pm

religion studies
1.Think of a marriage ceremony you have attended or know about. Briefly describe ONE ritual that was part of the ceremony. 2.Explain how the ritual in question 1 emphasizes the seriousness of the change taking place
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 1:10pm

American History
Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration augmented their ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 10:14pm

American History
Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration augmented their ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 9:48pm

statistics
A government researcher wants to conduct a study to determine if there is a correlation between social security numbers and income. He collects the paired data from a random sample of 100 people. Should the methods of this chapter be used with the linear correlation ...
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 9:39pm

English (Ms.Sue please answer) I did some work own
Ok so Im thinking I will use the theme of heroism (which is the human condition) My arguments would be character, social position and ancestry This is a book and movie comparative essay... I have to do a comparative essay on a book and a film (I chose The Hobbit) .This is a ...
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 8:09pm

experimental psychology
If science depends on observation of empirical data, how can social scientists study non observable phenomena, such as though patterns or imagery?
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 6:31pm

Media/Social Science
What is the theory of Habermas? How would you explain the theory of communicative rationality? How do you think the thoughts of Habermas apply to the real world?
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 1:25pm

Sociology
In Chapter 2 of the textbook, the author describes meanings for the concept of socio-economic class and analyzes how perceptions of justice may be influenced by class distinctions in American society (see Section 2.4). He also references the related views of two provocative ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 6:25pm

social studies
I was wondering if this is right my answer has ( ) around it During Jefferson's presidency, cities were (A). mainly ports for international trade. B. mostly the haunts of thieves and degenerates. C. mainly industrial centers. D. mostly found along the Mississippi.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 9:08pm

Philosophy
Identify a current event or contemporary social issue that involves ethical values.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 1:46pm

social studies
my answer has ( ) around it With respect to the eighteenth century, the concept of the "middle ground" is helpful in A. understanding the attitudes of Indians living between the Appalachians and the Mississippi. B. explaining the attitudes and preferences of the ...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 12:19am

social studies
Can someone tell me if this is correct my answer has ( ) around it The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. The Northwest Ordinance B. A chief executive (C). A single legislative body D. The right of the legislature to assess taxes
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 7:04pm

leadership
Prior to the industrial revolution the study of leadership relied on a scientific studies b. intuition and description c. case analyses d. the trait approach to understand leaders
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 7:26pm

Psychology
5. Why is confidentiality critical in counseling? (I chose D) A). Clients often share information that is incriminating. B). In order to build a trusting relationship, the client and the counselor need to share privileged information. C). Clients need to be protected from the ...
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 5:27pm

Psychology
I need someone to review my five answers. Inform me if I am correct with my choices as well as correct me if I answered any of them wrong. Thank you! 1) If one wishes to become a professional counselor and has completed the educational requirements and achieved certification ...
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 4:23pm

social studies
10. Heinz is a recent immigrant from Germany. Which of the following will NOT contribute to his feeling of being American? (Points : 1)
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 3:59pm

Social Studies
It can be said that one of the greatest contributions of the Moors was religious tolerance. Do you believe that is true? If so, why is it then that some people view Muslim culture to be a culture of intolerance?
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 8:16pm

Social Studies
How did the Visigoths, who practiced Christianity, come to practice Catholocism?
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 9:47pm

Social Studies
Who were the Visigoths and what was their most important contribution to Spanish culture
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 9:46pm

English
1.The psychology of children coping with sexual abuse 2.Adolescents who commit suicide 3.Self-inflicted pain as a response to grief/abuse Throughout the years, many young women have always struggled for freedom to deal with the problems they have. Such difficulties, including ...
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 8:27pm

math
Ginny Jones receives $650 gross salary biweekly. Her income tax rate is 15%. Her group health plan contribution is $24.50 per pay period. She belongs to the company retirement plan, to which she contributes 6.5% of her earnings. She is also covered under Social Security ...
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 11:15am

social studies
Which country arrived at the South Pole, the center of Antarctica?
Thursday, July 4, 2013 at 6:52pm

math
Ginny Jones receives $650 gross salary biweekly. Her income tax rate is 15%. Her group health plan contribution is $24.50 per pay period. She belongs to the company retirement plan, to which she contributes 6.5% of her earnings. She is also covered under Social Security ...
Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at 5:21pm

social question
how much gas do you use to travel 172 miles at 4.00 a gallon.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 8:59pm

social question
how much gas do you use to travel 172 miles at 4.00 a gallon.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 8:31pm

psy/315
A social psychologist asked 15 college students how many times they “fell in love” before they were 11 years old. The numbers of times were as follows: 2, 0, 6, 0, 3, 1, 0, 4, 9, 0, 5, 6, 1, 0, 2 Make (a) a frequency table and (b) a histogram. Then (c) describe the ...
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 3:07pm

social, political,
As a policy maker, how can sustainability be achieved
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 1:47am

Statistics
There is a mathematical theory called queuing theory that studies ways in which computer jobs are fed in CPUs and researches on how these can be reduced to a minimum. Show how can a computer estimate the average number of jobs waiting at a queue? Suppose that in a 5 sec ...
Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 2:46pm

Psychology
This the question; Jung believed that the persona, anima/animus, and shadow were some of the archetypes that had evolved so completely that they could be considered separate systems within the personality. Which list below best describes those archetypes (in order)? I chose ...
Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 1:17pm

Psychology
If you are counseling a client from a feminist therapy perspective, which of the following would be a likely goal? I chose (1).To transcend the individual and engage in needed social reform) I am not sure. Please correct me if I am wrong. Thanks 1).To transcend the individual ...
Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 11:18am

Writing
This is the SAT essay practice. I wrote this in 25 minutes. Please give me feedback and make corrections. Grade me based on a scale of 1-6 ( 1 being poor and 6 being superior). "Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly." - Robert Francis Kennedy ...
Friday, June 28, 2013 at 1:03am

Government (Check Answers)
1. What is the procedure of voter identification intended to help prevent fraudulent voting and keep the process organized? A) political socialization B) registration C) gerrymandering D) precinct divisions E) franchising 2. What do you call all the persons entitled to vote in...
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 6:16pm

U.S. Government
1. Amendment -- gave all men the right to vote regardless of race. - 15? 2. People who believe voting is important have high political ----c-c-. - efficacy? 3. It is an essential part of democracy in action, for the people to ---e. - vote? 4. The age requirement to vote in the...
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 3:23pm

statistics
A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the population standard ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 5:10am

statistics
A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the population standard ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 4:16am

statistics
A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the population standard ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 4:15am

statistics
A study was conducted in order to estimate μ, the mean number of weekly hours that U.S. adults use computers at home. Suppose a random sample of 81 U.S. adults gives a mean weekly computer usage time of 8.5 hours and that from prior studies, the population standard ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 4:09am

Economics
Personal consumption expenditures $245 Net foreign factor income 4 Transfer payments 12 Rents 14 Statistical discrepancy 8 Consumption of fixed capital (depreciation) 27 Social Security contributions 20 Interest 13 Proprietors’ income 33 Net Exports 11 Dividends 16 ...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 9:02pm

Eng/102
I need help with Create a full-sentence outline that includes effective arguments and counterarguments to support your thesis. Outline only the body of your paper. Remember to avoid bias and fallacies and to include rhetorical devices that strengthen your writing. Address the ...
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 11:41pm

Psychology
From your perspective, how does the material in your textbook on the topics of self-presentation and social perception relate to the passage from Matthew 7:3-5, in which Jesus asks: "Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to...
Monday, June 24, 2013 at 3:54pm

accounting
Joe makes $40,000 per year as an exempt employee. She worked 25 hours of overtime in the month of March. Payday for wages earned in the month of March is April 7. Ignoring Federal and State income tax withholdings, how much would he receive for September net of Social Security...
Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 2:02am

social studies
a note of maximum four pages on safer construction practises
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 11:18pm

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
In terms of the general adaptation syndrome, the body prepares for a long, drawn-out battle during the ______ stage. A. resistance B. fight-or-flight C. alarm D. exhaustion MY ANSWER: C THIS IS ALSO WRONG. IT IS NOT C
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 11:53am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
5. Evaluation apprehension is related to social facilitation in the same way that _________ is related to the Ringlemann effect. A. social loafing B. proximity C. effort loss D. diffusion MY ANSWER: D THAT IS WRONG, FIX IT
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 11:52am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Evaluation apprehension is related to social facilitation in the same way that _______ is related to the Ringlemann effect. A. proximity B. diffusion C. effort loss D. social loafing
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:35am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Which of the following statements is true of persuasive messages? A. Messages that offer a remedy for a person's fears tend to be effective. B. Messages presenting a one-sided argument tend to be more effective than "he said; she said" messages. C. People tune ...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:35am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Deindividuation is related to mobs in the same way that _______ is related to groups. A. diffusion of responsibility B. social prejudice C. attitude D. persuasion
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:33am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Social psychology can best be defined as the study of A. interactions between individuals. B. attitude perception and formation. C. individual responses to group expectations. D. society formation.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:32am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
A planning committee has decided to determine the zoning of a particular area based on data provided by the town engineer. Which social decision scheme has the committee adopted? A. Majority-wins scheme B. First-shift rule C. Objective analysis scheme D. Truth-wins scheme
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:31am

PSYCHOLOGY IN SOCIAL LIFE
Ralph hears that his neighbor's son was stopped and ticketed for speeding. Without knowing the facts of the case, he tells his wife what he thinks. "That boy was always reckless," he says. "I expect he was speeding down the road without a thought for anyone...
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:30am

social studies
Please check: 1. North Korea became a communist country by following the example set by Cuba (FALSE) 2. Congress set up a NASA in response to the Soviet blockade of Berlin (FALSE) 3. President Johnson tried to stop China from becoming a communist country. (FALSE) 4. The United...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 6:19pm

social studies
what is the name of a rock that is not as warm as rocks
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 1:14am

ASVAB
Susan' s test scores for social studies are 81,76,73,and 79. what is her average score?
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 2:25pm

social studies
in medieval europe, the power of kings and nobles were often held back by what powerful group?
Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 9:58pm

PSY 369
Studies have shown that in large American cities, there is a relationship between the number of violent crimes and the number of stores that sell pornography depicting violence. Is this a positive or negative correlation? Provide an explanation.
Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 2:12am

social science
how is biology related to tourism?
Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 9:45am

Social Science
Rorschach vs MMPI-Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Invertory? Which is better, MMPI or Rorschach?
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 4:15pm

statistics
An airline has a policy of booking as many as 17 persons on an airplane that can seat only 16. (Past studies have shown that only 89% of the booked passengers actually arrive for a flight.) Find the probability that if an airline books 17 persons, not enough seats will be ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 3:27pm

Psychology
Studies have shown that the longer children had lived in an orphanage the lower their IQ scores are. Is this a positive or negative correlation? Provide an explanation.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 2:20pm

PSY 369
Studies have shown that the longer people are married the more similar their political and social views become. Is this a positive or negative correlation? Provide an explanation.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 2:18pm

English
Correct the errors in these quotations. I Have this homework, I don't know if I'm in the right track... 1."This is the hardest class I've ever taken. It's also the most rewarding. The teacher sets the bar high and I think that forces us to learn more,"...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 9:17pm

English
I need to prepare a short summary on the feminist movement for tomorrow. Can someone check it, please? Thank you very much in advance. 1) In October 1903, Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) – a militant organization campaigning ...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 4:01pm

PSY 369
Explain two major differences between common sense understandings and social psychological theories. Illustrate with an example. What is the danger in relying on common sense or intuition in learning about the relationship between the individual and his or her environment?
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at 11:59am

Social studis
I have been standing for almost 2,500 years on a hill called the acropolis. The people of Greece built me to honor the goddess of Athena
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 4:19pm

social studies
Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 1:05am

business 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...
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 1:02am

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? Using your answers from...
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 4:36pm

business math
17. 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? (Points : 2)
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 4:33pm

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 ...
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 7:23pm

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?
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 7:23pm

Homework
1. What economic, social, and political forces have made employee training even more important today than it was in the past?
Friday, June 7, 2013 at 6:20pm

Psychology Help Please
When rethinking a problem why do people do a social comparison? What school of thought did client centered therapy come from? What is the biology of love based on? If a person sees the glass half full, what type of outlook do they have? Human sexuality is influenced by three ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 8:10pm

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 6:53pm

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 5:43pm

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 5:18pm

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 2:12pm

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 2:11pm

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 2:10pm

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 2:08pm

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

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