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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

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

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