Recent Homework Questions About Geography
What does this mean? Thank you Colonialism is a process whereby sovereignty over the colony is claimed by the metropole and the social structure, government, and economics of the colony are changed, by colonists - people from the metropole.
Thursday, October 21, 2010 at 4:53pm
What does this mean? A colony is part of an empire and so colonialism is closely related to imperialism. Colonialism is based on an imperial outlook, thereby creating a consequential relationship between the two. Through an empire, colonialism is established and capitalism is ...
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 10:06pm
What impact did the dissolution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics have? A) affected nations throughout the world B) decreased conflict in eastern Europe C) increased communism throughout the world D) none I thought either A or B. But I'm not quite sure. Help?
Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at 11:35am
Which African countries does the Tropic of Capricorn pass through? My answer is the African countries of Namibia, South Africa, Mozambique, Botswana and Madagascar. Is this correct? My Mom said Madagascar is not an African country. I told her she is wrong it it!!
Saturday, October 16, 2010 at 7:10pm
Essay question: Choose an article reporting on a site where a conflict is likely to occur in the future. Summarize the article and discuss what role, if any, culture will play in the situation. How am I supposed to write about something that MIGHT happen in the future?! I'...
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 11:31am
Multiple select. The dissolution of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics _____. 1) had no effect on the United States 2) affected nations throughout the world 3) reduced the number of Communist nations in the world 4) increased the number of Communist nations in the world 5...
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 11:18am
Incidents of Basque violence are caused by their desire for _____. 1) educational opportunities 2) improved health care 3) increased wages 4) independence I think it is 4. I just want to know if I am right. help?
Friday, October 15, 2010 at 11:07am
20 More oil Tankers Attacked in Pakistan. I read the article on google, as assigned. The question is; what role does culture play in this event? And I'm drawing a blank. Any help?
Wednesday, October 13, 2010 at 11:12am
How do I calculate gradient when I end up with and odd number: I understand the example, which ends up 80m/1600m = 1/20 therefore the answer is 1:20. However what do I do when I have an answer like 637/2200, which is an odd number, how does this then translate or do I leave ...
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 1:51pm
I had 2 questions need to be done by the night, please help me 1. Calculate the noon sun angle for New Orleans, USA(30N), and for Helsinki, Finland(60N), on each of the following dates: march 21, june21, sep 22, dec 22,10/3 2. What are the zenith angle and solar elevation ...
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at 1:13am
In simple terms can you please explain to me what free market capitalism means? All the definitions are confusing and I don't understand them. Thank you for your help.
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 6:58pm
Western civilization is characterized by the beliefs that the individual is in control of their environment and is responsible to improve it for themselves and family. Where do these beliefs come from?
Friday, October 1, 2010 at 4:25pm
Where is the largest concentration of people? East Asia If the physiological density is higher than the arithmetic density what can you infer? There's too many people for resources. What stage of the demographic transition has a rapidly delcining crude death rate? stage 2 ...
Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 8:43pm
Which polar region contains more land? Well, since the northern polar region is floating on top of the Artic ice sheet and has no land under it. My answer is the Southern polar region has more land. It has Antartica. Correct?
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:43pm
What is the difference between a Natural boundary and a political boundary? Give examples of each. A natural boundary something which seperates things or places and is caused by geographic or physical items. A political boundary is a line on a map that seperates countries from...
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:07pm
Lisbon is to Portugal as ______________ is to Cameroon. Since Lisbon is the capital of Portugal my answer is Yaounde because that is the capital of Cameroon. Is that correct?
Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:01pm
how many provinces are competely or partially included between 50degree and 60degree N latitude? the map of canada is shown on a geographic grid. what does that mean? which territories are between the same lines of latitudes as alaska? please help i don't get this thanks!
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 11:34pm
I do not mean to make it seem I an unappreciative for the help but can you look over my question again. Is Mexico City north or south of the Tropic of Capricorn? My answer I really do think was correct. I said Mexico City is north. On my map the Tropic of Cancer is south, RIGHT?
Monday, September 27, 2010 at 10:01pm
No question! Just a huge THANKS! For all the help! I know I'm on my own for Tests and since I am trying to maintain an A average I want to make sure I stay on the right track!!!! Homework counts as a big part of our overall grade. THANKS AGAIN!
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 11:18pm
If you are in downtown Chicago and facing north, what direction would you go to reach Lake Michigan? I am pretty good with directions. So my answer is, I would go east. Correct?
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 5:39pm
Bolivia is one of two land locked countries in South America. What is the name of the other country? Looking on a map it looks to be Paraguay. Is that correct?
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 5:34pm
1)a region is an area that has... a)one or more common features b)no ppl livin in it c)few physical features d)set physical boundaries 2)the physical and human characteristics that define an area are its... a)landscape b)location c)region d)science 3)which of the five themes ...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 9:16pm
What factors divided Egyptians into social groups? Do you think this is the answer my teacher wants? There was the Pharaoh, then Priests and Nobles. Then Traders, artisians, shopkeepers and Scribes. Lastly there were farmers and herders and unskilled workers. In my reading ...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 6:36pm
Why is most farming in ancient and present day Egypt done along the Nile? My amswer- Because the Nile provided them with fertile land which helped them to grow their crops and raise their animals. The flooding would also coat the land with thick black mud which was ideal for ...
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 6:20pm
What is the capital state of the state that is bordered by Colorado, Nebraska, Missouri, and Oklahoma? Since that state is Kansas then my answer is Topeka. Is this correct?
Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 11:45am
What does this mean. It's one of the reasons civilization may clash. I don't understand it. Thank you. The interactions between peoples of different civilizations are increasing because these increasing interactions intensify civilization-consciousness and awareness of...
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 5:57pm
Re: social studys
Im the girl qho just asked about my 2-3 page essay. Its based on this "explain and describe how geographers use thier tools to interpret geographic questions. Remember, i'm in 7th grade. (ms.sue) my teacher said that its based on out notes and its bacically about ...
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 9:33pm
geography (grade 6)
PLEASE HELP!! i posted the question yesterday, they were unable to help me !please help me ! what is the recent environment issue that affected a canadian business that sellls its products internationally.
Monday, September 20, 2010 at 6:57pm
Ms. Sue please check my answer
People don't buy from local merchants Local people don't have jobs Prices may be higher People aren't self-sufficient What other disadvantages have you thought of? # geography (grade 6) - Ryan, Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 9:55pm interest rate goes up and people ...
Sunday, September 19, 2010 at 10:04pm
Please check this paragraph The title is the first clue that this will be a tall tale. But Lucians fantasy explores not only outer space, but also the Elysian Fields, the geography of the Odyssey, and the interior of a giant whale. The title is opposite of the story ...
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 3:01pm
Which statements describe the geographic theme of regions? a. Different types of regions have little or no effect upon each other. b. Climate regions are defined by their average temperature and their political system. c. Physical regions can be formed by mountains and oceans...
Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 11:08am
I am confused. I am to list my full address and say what continent, hemispheres and planet is my address in!! New Orleans, La. Continent - North America. Hemisphere - Northern Hemisphere. Is this correct? Planet - Earth. Is this correct????
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 11:53pm
If a state is outside of the contiguous United States, what does this mean? It means that it is not connected to or touching any of the states in the U.S. Such as Hawaii and Alaska. Is this correct?
Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 7:54pm
Using your knowledge of Location, Place and Region; you will draw to scale and to the best of your ability a map of the United States. I think I have the regions correct, but how do I label it for location and place?
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 5:22pm
Match the region to its description. 1. climate _defined by agreements between nations creating free trade zones 2. cultural _defined by average precipitation and temperature 3. economic _defined by factors including language, religion, or customs 4. physical _defined by their...
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 3:03am
The European Union (EU) was formed to advance the economic goals of Europe. Countries of the EU open their borders to member nations. European citizenship is extended to all, allowing people to live, work, and vote in any member nation. Member nations have common policies in ...
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 2:26am