Recent Homework Questions About Geography
What government imposed barriers stop or hinder the export of automobiles?
Monday, February 26, 2007 at 6:42pm
Do research to find 25 different occupations suitable for geography majors the occupation and list the source of the information. I do not know from where I should start... Would u explain for me the question? or at least start the 1st 5 sources http://www.bls.gov/oco/ Here is...
Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 1:49am
what would be some simple sanitation uses in australia? and you were usin tools made by yourself. the location of australia is in the area of west and south Gippsland. also including Wilsons Promontory, Victoria I'm not sure what you mean by "sanitation uses." ...
Friday, February 23, 2007 at 10:43pm
What two methods are used to represent features on the earth? On a physical map, shades of black to light gray or various colors can show elevations. On three-dimensional maps and globes, the mountains are raised slightly above the oceans.
Sunday, February 18, 2007 at 4:32pm
I need some help finding the kinds of rocks and trees in Australia. The catch is, they have to be useful in making a house and tools. No modern technology is going to be used, so it's like starting from scratch. Any websites that can help? Thanks much. Check these sites ...
Saturday, February 17, 2007 at 11:56am
If you just land in Australia no sign of civilization wat would you do to make a axe or something sharp to cut wood to make houses and such? This site tells how early people made sharp objects. http://weber.ucsd.edu/~dkjordan/arch/tools.html
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 at 3:36am
what it the name given to a body of land with water surrounding it? http://www.mcwdn.org/MAPS&GLOBES/LandForms.html Let us know which you think is correct, and we'll give you feedback. =)
Monday, February 12, 2007 at 7:04pm
What contributions has France made to the world's culture?(Essay) Cheese. Perfume. Do you just mean now or throughout the centuries? This site may give you some ideas. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High_culture This UNESCO site has a long list of the cultural sites ...
Sunday, February 11, 2007 at 3:05pm
List reasons on why a real estate agent would need a background in geography. Plz help. Im writing a paper on this, but need to get the concept of it all. If a realtor in the Los Angeles area understood the geography of the county and surrounding areas, he/she would know about...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 5:25pm
What subjects do students study in the United Kingdom at the age of fourteen? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_England Scroll down. =) Thank you. English Mathematics Science Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Design Technology History Geography ...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 3:51pm
What kind of careers can a person with a background in geography have? Plz help. Writing a paper for it. Thanks. These sites have information about careers in geography. Look at the bottom of the page in the first site. http://www.aag.org/Careers/career_search.cfm http...
Saturday, February 10, 2007 at 3:08pm
I'm doing a worksheet on the physical features of the former Soviet Union. There are some physical feature names I'm not sure about, which are some of the mountain ranges and rivers of the former Soviet Union. I've looked in atlases and my textbook, but they weren...
Friday, February 9, 2007 at 2:41pm
Whats a good site to go to get information about a county? The information is just the capital, culures, stats, basic information that's all. Thanks http://www.google.com/search?q=county+statistics&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=...
Thursday, February 8, 2007 at 1:06pm
how big did the rainforests start out to be at the begining of time? At the beginning of time, there were no forests, only microorganisms. For information about the evolution of rainforests, check this site. http://www.esd.ornl.gov/projects/qen/rainfo.html
Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 9:26am
What is the major ethnic group of south Africa the country? The Zulu are the majority ethnic group
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 6:58pm
is most of the United States in the Eastern Hemisphere or the Western Hemisphere? Thank you! United States is in the Western Hemisphere
Tuesday, February 6, 2007 at 12:15am
1.Name the Canadian ports that are opened all year round. 2.Which Canadian city is the eastern most provincial capital? Plz help. THANKS. http://www.acpa-ports.net/industry/cpafacts.html http://www.travelsense.org/destinations/canadacruise.asp Read carefully! =)
Monday, February 5, 2007 at 6:56pm
A- On Dec .21, what is the noon sun angle for someone at 54 degree N lat.? B- In what horizon ( part of the sky using compass directions) is the noon sun? Isn't Dec 21 the shortest day of the year? Hint: what makes it the shortest day of the year?
Friday, February 2, 2007 at 11:38pm
how much water do oyu need in wheat Please explain your question. Are you asking how much water is needed for wheat to grow? Or are you asking for the water content of wheat grains?
Thursday, February 1, 2007 at 5:11pm
If you left New Orleans ( 30 degrees N, 90 degrees W) at 4:00 am on Friday Dec. 31, and traveled for 12 hours before arriving in Baku, Azerbaijan ( 40 degrees N, 30 degrees E) , at what time and on what day would you arrive in Baku? ( show work pleas) Thank you for using the ...
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 at 11:33pm
A traveler leaves Lima, Peru ( approximately 12 degrees S. Lat. And 90 degrees W. long.) at 8:00 am on Tues. Oct. 3rd and travels for 14 hrs before arriving in Sydney, Australia ( approx. 34 degrees S and 150 degree E). what time and what day would the traveler arrive ...
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 at 11:32pm
Explain the purpose of a key on a map The key lets you know what the symbols mean. For example a little tree may mean a state park. A picnic table and tent may mean a campgroung with a picnic area.
Tuesday, January 30, 2007 at 8:02pm
How many degrees of latitude and longitude separate a location at the intersection of the international date line and the antarctic circle from another location at the intersection of the prime meridian and the tropic of cancer? The Antarctic Circle is at 66 33...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 11:18pm
if you travel westward along the 80th parallel north of the equator from the international Date line to 150 degrees East longitude, how far have you gone in both degrees of longitude and miles? Enter these coordinates in this web site and you'll get an approximate answer ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 11:03pm
Name at least three products that are used to manufacture automobiles or trucks? What government imposed barriers stop or hinder the export of automobiles? copper, aluminum, iron, glass, foam, paint, plastic, Export from the US or to the US? Please restate your question! ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 8:56pm
geography help please
who killed thomas cromwell http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/historic_figures/cromwell_thomas.shtml Good work Can you help me with something more? i will post it now
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 8:07pm
Who killed Thomas Cromwell.? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum BUT why is this under "geography?" By order of King Henry VIII in 1540, here is an excerpt of what happened: Cromwell was charged with treason, convicted and beheaded. It is said that ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 7:55pm
Predict the precipitate that forms: HCl + AgNO3 --> ??? i dont know what the answer is but i think it is Cing04 AgCl. You need to learn the solubility rules. If you don't have a web site I can give you one. hey watz up can you help me with a question please? If you have...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 7:51pm
i have to write an body paragraph. identify 2 actions taken by the US government that have been influenced by geographic factors. im using the lewis and clark expedition i have: in 1804 two men were sent westward by president thomas jefferson. they were sent because the ...
Monday, January 29, 2007 at 6:07pm
1- A traveler leaves lima, Peru( approximately 12 degrees S Lat. And 90 degrees W. long.) at 8:00 am on Tues. Oct. 3rd and travels for 14hrs before arriving in Sydney, Australia( approx.34 degree S and 150 degrees E). what time and what day would the traveler arrive according ...
Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 1:19am
A-when crossing the dateline traveling from east to west do we add or subtract a day? B-When crossing the datline from west to east, do add or subtract a day? C-Althought there is a change of day, does the hour change when crossing the datline? D-If it Monday in Beijing, China...
Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 1:16am
A-When Magellans crew left Spain to sail around the world, it took nearly three years to return to spain. Although Magellan had died, and only a skeleton crew arrived back in Spain, they had the incorrect day on their calendars, they were a day behind, although accused ...
Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 1:14am
If u left New Orleans 30 degrees N, 90 degrees W at 4:00 am on Friday Dec, 31, and traveled for 12hrs be4 arriving in Baku, azerbajjan 40 degrees N,30 degrees E at what time and on what day would u arrive in Baku?(show work) 1-if you live in los angles (PST) and wanted to ...
Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 12:40am
How many time zones extend across Russia, from Kaliningrad to the Bering Strait? What is the central meridian for: a-Pacific standard time (PST)? b-Eastern Standard time (EST)? c-The irregular time zone that includes India? d-The time zone that includes Germany? You can find ...
Saturday, January 27, 2007 at 12:38am
If you travel westward along the 80th parallel north of the equator from the International Date Line to 150 degree East longitude, how far have you gone in both degrees of longitude and miles? Several sites calculate this distance. Check them out. http://www.wcrl.ars.usda.gov/...
Friday, January 26, 2007 at 6:17am
help me unscramble this word
ok can you help me unscramble this word "ANLDEGN".When it is unscrambled it its either the name of an ocean, country, state, city, or animal. Try these: http://www.ssynth.co.uk/~gay/anagram.html http://www.unscramble.net =) Thank you for using the Jiskha ...
Thursday, January 25, 2007 at 7:16pm
wich city in the great lake area is busiest for shipping goods A lengthy Google search has produced two answers -- Port of Indiana and Duluth, Minnesota. Depending upon how you define "busiest for shipping goods," either answer may be correct. http://18.104.22.168/...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 8:55pm
what is a circulating current of magma It is boiling hot melted rock, moving about in some circular flow. Apparently there are places underground where magma (molten basalt above 1000 C) circulates in a flow loop, up and down, without reaching the surface. One such place is ...
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 at 5:11am
identify the great lake on which chicago is located http://www.chicagotraveler.com/maps/chicago-venues-city-map.gif
Thursday, January 18, 2007 at 5:17pm
I'm doing a project on Kenya. Wanted to bring in some cookies for baked product from Kenya. Can't find any site anyone have a good easy receipe? http://www.google.com/search?q=recipe+kenya+cookies&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 8:31pm
What's the differnces between a physical and political map? A physical map will let you know about the terrain -- where mountains, rivers, valleys, deserts, etc., are. A political map will let you know the boundaries of countries, states, etc. =)
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 7:55pm
how does weather and climate affect settlement patterns in New Brunswick? my ideaS: provinces with extreme climate such as Nunavut would obviously attract fewer immigrants since no one wants to live in such freezingly cold conditions but New Brunswick has a extremely mild ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 1:49pm
How are settlement trend infulenced by climate in New Brunswick. I thought St.John was near water that why there are a lot of people living there but that water, what does that have to do with climate? If the current along the coast of New Brunswick is warm, then that part of ...
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 at 1:35pm
Five themes of geography as they relate to A Light in the Forest. I haven't read this book, but you might check on the themes section in here: http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/lightforest/ =)
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 8:35pm
What are the sectores of the economy? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "economy sectors" to get these possible sources: http://www.tutor2u.net/economics/content/topics/development/development_economy_sectors....
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 3:51pm
i need to find 3 historic attractions , 3 culture attractions and 3 landscape attrctions in the u.k ? I would suggest you try this website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Kingdom This website should help http://www.ukattraction.com/
Monday, January 15, 2007 at 2:41pm
Geography of Canada
This is a multiple choice question. Please answer it. I want to know what the answer id therefore I know if I was wonr gor right on my test. New Brunswick mainly recieves which type of precipitation: a.) relief or orographic b.) convectional c.) cyclonic or frontal
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 10:37pm
After looking at multiple resourses I have concluded that New Brunswick is a martime and continential climate region. Is this correct? And If so, why is it both? It is correct. I will be happy to critique your thinking. Why is Florida Panhanndle a maritime climate region and a...
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 7:01pm
I know that this hwk help forum has a policy not to give answers, therefore I will share what I know and I ask you tell me what you think. THE MODERATING EFFECT OF WATER ON FREDERICTON, N.B I searched through many resourses and most say that Fredericton is not effected by the ...
Sunday, January 14, 2007 at 12:13pm
How are stacks, caves, blowholes, and cliffs formed Just judging by their names, I believe water erosion causes these. You can check though -- try these: http://www.answers.com/blowholes and http://www.google.com Search for stacks formation or caves formation, etc. =) Check ...
Friday, January 12, 2007 at 4:12pm
does anyone know anything about thomas cromwell. i need information. please help me http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Cromwell
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 at 8:18pm
what is the fourth largest country Check this site for your answer. http://worldatlas.com/aatlas/populations/ctyareal.htm In area? In population? What? http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/us/A0850088.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_cou...
Thursday, January 4, 2007 at 8:25pm
How could geography/mercantilism have contributed to the revolt of the American colonies against Britain? Only two words that are giving me a headache... Which two words are giving you a headache? If they are geography and mercantilism, please look them up in a dictionary or ...
Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at 9:13pm
what volcano dominates the sothern portion of the island of Hawaii? Mauna Loa is probably the volcano you mean.
Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at 12:43pm
What is the thing that is around the Pacific Ocean I think it goes ----/--/---- << the letters Thanks ring of fire (active earthquake and volcanism zone)
Tuesday, January 2, 2007 at 9:04am
Hi Oprah here Just wanna know what would be a circulating current of warmer materal ( such as magma ) ??? Help please Thanks I'm not quite sure what you are asking. Is the material molten earth, water or something else? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2007 at 9:02am
Hello everyone I'm wondering if any one would help me with my Geography homework.. It is a crossword and I need to complete it What is the name of a circulating current of warmer material (such as magma) What is the name of : where magma erupts through the crust The name ...
Tuesday, January 2, 2007 at 5:41am
PLEASE ANSWER MY QUESTION! THANK YOU! WHAT IS A PLOT? A plot (in mathematics and engineering) is a graph. It geography, it is a piece of land. In a cemetery, it is a grave site. It can also be a covert plan of action or conspiracy. In English a "plot" can be the form...
Saturday, December 23, 2006 at 3:07pm
(week 15) identify the state capitals in which a game will be played? Which games? When? Please give us more information so that we can help you.
Monday, December 11, 2006 at 5:47pm
What is the city with the most precipitation? http://www.google.com/search?q=rainiest+city+US&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7 See the first, second, and fourth websites among these results. =)
Monday, December 11, 2006 at 1:10pm
which team from a state capital will visit the nation's capital for a game No state capital team will play the Washington Redskins in the remainder of this season. Check this site for the 2006 complete schedule. http://www.nfl.com/teams/schedule/WAS
Thursday, December 7, 2006 at 7:29pm
some information on Eygipt The Gift Of Nile http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/exhibit/archive/egypt/ The nile is the longest river in the world. Also the nile is used in every day life by many people. For exsample people use the nile for farming, and survival.
Friday, December 1, 2006 at 3:47am
explain why divisions appeared among the different reformers within the Prostetant movement.
Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 2:07pm
I have this project to do but I didn't briing my book home. This is the problem. . . _______, _______, _________, and ________make up Caribbean South America. I would be greatly gratified if you would help me! i looked it up and saw coloumbia and venezuela but there is ...
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 at 8:05pm
how has the world populatation changed over the last 200 years? The death rate has gone down and the birth rate has gone up.
Tuesday, November 28, 2006 at 3:10pm
Which city is closest to the Equator, Georgetown, Rio de Janeiro, Cayenne, Panama or Montevideo? http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0001769.html Look up the cities here, and note their LATITUDE. The one with the smallest latitude is the closest to the equator. If the time ...
Monday, November 27, 2006 at 6:26pm
what is phyiscal region? What is a physical region? A physical region is an area that shares a similar type of landform or physical characteristic. In South Asia, we find three physical regions: The Himalaya Mountains The Indo-Gangetic Plain The Deccan Plateau Source: http://...
Sunday, November 26, 2006 at 9:02pm
explain how the Catholic Church provides the link between the ancient world and the medieval world. The Roman Emperor Constantine is the link you're looking for. Research (both online and in your nearest library) him and the early Christian church to find the answers you ...
Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 10:16am
What ridge is located at 10 degrees South and 90 degrees East? I thought it was the Cocos Ridge but am wrong. Thanks. It is called the Ninetyeast Ridge, and it is in the Indian Ocean. There is a Cocos Ridge off the coast of Panama in the North pacific, exactly on the opposite ...
Saturday, November 25, 2006 at 8:13am
Match these cities with the produce they are known to produce Richvale Sacramento Watsonville Almonds & pears flowers rice I got the other eleven I just can't seem to find these! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richvale,_California http://cesacramento.ucdavis.edu/...
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at 5:11pm
what are the goods & services of each state? The commerce? please see: http://www.commerce.gov/ AND http://cl.idaho.gov/DNN/Default.aspx?alias=cl.idaho.gov/dnn/idcl Goods of each state usually refer to the agricultural or manufactured products (like wheat, fruit, cars, ...
Tuesday, November 21, 2006 at 5:54pm
chapter 11 section 1 the modern era emerges why did idustrialization create a higher standard living I don't have your book, but you can look for some of these ideas in your book. Industrialization provided wages and money to workers who hadn't had them before. They ...
Sunday, November 19, 2006 at 3:08pm
What are the two South American countries with no known oil reserves? This site lists at least four South American countries with no known oil reserves. http://www.eia.doe.gov/emeu/international/reserves.html
Thursday, November 16, 2006 at 2:52am
I have to do a report on the Mediterranean. 20 people are going to be dropped there. They have to make their own homes with local materials. Please help me research on this. this report is due tom.! Use rocks and mud or burrow in hillsides. They are everywhere. Many lumber ...
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 6:54pm
Does anybody know the native plants in the Mediterranean regions? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1163630880
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 5:27pm
What are two South American countries with no known oil reservers?
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 3:25pm
What country do the Galapogos islands belong to? This site has your answer. http://www.galapagos-islands.net/
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 3:23pm
Where are you from if you are a: a.carioca b.limeno c.porteno d.paceno d.paulistano All the "n's" have a tilda on them. Check out these sites. http://ipanema.com/rio/basics/e/people.htm http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Porte%C3%B1o http://en.wiktionary...
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 3:20pm
What kind of clothes do people wear in the Mediterranean regions? HELP ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! please Don't they wear homemade clothes? They wear light clothes, the weather is mild year round. No sweaters, no overcoats...unless going to the mountains to ski. The Mediterranean ...
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 4:08pm
where can i get info about the desert Which desert? Or just deserts in general? Go to http://www.answers.com and enter any of these: desert Sahara desert Mojave desert Sonoran desert Gobi desert etc. =)
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 7:43am
what is the name of the city that is the capital of Washington? I'm not sure if they mean Washington D.C or not? Thank you! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington,_D.C. Or http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington and scroll down to the green table D.C. is a federal ...
Monday, November 13, 2006 at 6:15pm
How do myou survive at a desert?? The following sites have information on Desert Survival: http://www.azuswebworks.com/az/desertsurvival/index.html http://www.wilderness-survival.net/chp13.php http://phoenix.gov/fire/desert.html
Monday, November 13, 2006 at 2:38pm
I need to do a report on the Mediterranean. I need to know the growing seasons and animals in the Mediterranean. PLEASE HELP ME!!! "Mediterranean type of climate where plant growth occurs during the winter and dormancy during the summer. " You can find further ...
Monday, November 13, 2006 at 1:14pm
I need a website to find info on the Meditteranean Thanks http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mediterranean_Sea From here you can click on History, Geography and Climate, and other areas of interest. http://iam.classics.unc.edu/ =)
Monday, November 13, 2006 at 1:13pm
i need all the answers to pigskin geography week#10 i have looked everywhere and i cant find any of them!! please,i beg of you,please help me! Hailey: Search google on pigskin geography week#10 answers the NY Jets could sail to their game and take a short cut to thier ...
Sunday, November 12, 2006 at 5:28pm
What is a topographic Map and what does it show you on it? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Topographic_maps
Tuesday, November 7, 2006 at 6:15pm
I need to know what city is located on 45 degrees N latitude but it has to be one of these cities Nashville Minneapolis Miami Boston Detroit Oakland Seattle Indianapolis Atlanta Jacksonville Pittsburg Cinncinnati Philidelphia Phoenix Charlotte Please look at this map. Note ...
Tuesday, November 7, 2006 at 4:50pm
Identify the city on the line of 45 degrees N. latitude. It also has to be one of these citys Nashville, Minneapolis, Miami, Boston Detroit Oakland Seattle Indianapolis ATlanta Jacksonville Pittsburg Cincinnati Philadelphia Phoenix Charlotte. ALl the cities that I have found ...
Monday, November 6, 2006 at 7:29pm
what is the black soil along the Nile River http://library.thinkquest.org/16645/the_land/nile_river.shtml Indians puke. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Nile 'black soil'" to get these possible sources: ...
Thursday, November 2, 2006 at 10:49pm
What was the great arc from the eastern shore of the mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "great arc Persian Gulf" to get these possible sources: http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-902...
Thursday, November 2, 2006 at 11:37am
the five classics, i am not sure what these are. they are related to chinese literature. but it doesnt list them in the section. please help. thanks Sun Su's: The Art Of War May be one This site lists and describes the Five Confucian Classics. http://www.wsu.edu:8001/~dee/...
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 6:19pm
how did geography affect the life of the Ayran groups that invaded India? please help. thanks The present belief is that "The Aryan Invasion" of India is a myth. Historical, genetic and geographic studies has supported this finding. Here is an interesting site that ...
Wednesday, November 1, 2006 at 12:22pm
if you traveled south from South America, What is the next continent you would reach? Do you have a globe you can look at? If not, do you know which continent is located at the very southern-most point of the earth? if you traveled south from south america,waht is the next ...
Tuesday, October 31, 2006 at 4:56pm
my 9 year old daughter is learning about the caribbean on what i don't know please could any one help with any info on the caribbean or latin america wikipedia should have some information. West Indies - Bahamas. Bermuda Triangle? Last but not least perhaps your daughter ...
Monday, October 30, 2006 at 8:48am
what significant event occured in Adrianople during the "fall" of the Roman Empire? please help me... thanks http://www.roman-empire.net/army/adrianople.html The Romans lost the battle due to a serious miscalculation of the enemies' calvary. See the above ...
Sunday, October 29, 2006 at 4:55pm
are alps bigger or mountains?or wat's the difference between them? Alps are mountains in one specific geographic region. It is a historic name, there is no difference between the geography of "alps" and "mountains". need a definition of tall grass in ...
Sunday, October 29, 2006 at 2:35pm
whr do cattles and sheep live like in high altitudes or middle or low altitudes? Cattle need food, water, and a temperature range that does not cook, nor freeze them. So if you choose to examine an altitude, check to see if those are available. If so, cattle and sheep can ...
Sunday, October 29, 2006 at 2:31pm
what were the most valuable skills learned during the paleolithic and neolithic periods. i have tried to figure this one out, but have failed many times. please help me. i need this asap. thank you . The first paragraph of this site will give you an overview of the ...
Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 3:36pm
how did the crusades encourage europeans to explore The Crusades took thousands of men from Europe to Turkey, Israel, and other parts of the Middle East. There they learned of different ways of life and exotic products from many other parts of the world. Desire for these ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 3:22pm
Land use: What type of farming is suited to poorer soil, a short growing season, hillyland, and nearness to markets? The nation's largest inland port, situated at the junction of three rivers? The area which together with the coastal waters off Cape Cod, accounts for a ...
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 at 7:34am
what do blue lines mean on a map? http://www.leisurelybackpacker.com/a_compass.shtml 3rd paragraph down Hi! Very nice site! Thanks you very much! k2iKOIh9QgFyY Hello! Good Site! Thanks you! jrllouwlqeae
Monday, October 23, 2006 at 10:03pm
what are the three continents mainly between the equader and the north pole North America, Europe and Asia.
Wednesday, October 18, 2006 at 7:56pm
Who won the Minnasota-Wisconsin game last Saturday to take possession of Paul Bunyan's ax for another year? http://sports.yahoo.com/ncaaf/preview?gid=200610140036 =) http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory?id=2567479 Thank you but the worksheet is NFL and I am...
Monday, October 16, 2006 at 9:32pm
is saudi arabia in asia or africa You need to get some good maps and/or learn how to conduct effective searches (such as via http://www.google.com) -- http://www.yourchildlearns.com/geography.htm http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/index.html =)
Monday, October 16, 2006 at 8:41pm
What is a global citizen? I have to write a report on this. It must have examples, compare and contrast etc. What is a global citizen? I remember a very early Sunday School lesson, where Jesus indicated to the disciples the TWO commandments in response to a question: The two ...
Monday, October 16, 2006 at 11:02am
GEOGRAPHY ? SCIENCE
The theory that described the creation, destruction, and mobility of the oceanic crust is called Hydroplate Theory? I think this is right but not sure. Check these sites for two possible answers. http://www.tcd.ie/Geology/MAIN-PAGE/CE3A8/plates.pdf http://wiki.cotch.net...
Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 11:23am
GEOGRAPHY / SCIENCE
The theory that addressed the apparent ability of landmasses to move through the crust is called Continental Drift? I think this is the answer but not sure. Please help Yes, You're right. The Continental Drift theory is based on plate tectonics. http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/...
Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 11:21am
Does your newspaper carry a comic strip about someone that would have sailed with Leif Erickson? If so name the comic strip. _ _ _ _ _ the _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _. Check this site. http://www.kingfeatures.com/features/comics/hagar/about.htm Thank you times a million! Thanks a ...
Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 10:58am
what is the setting of the Mark Twain book THe clelbrated Jumoing frog of calaveras county? http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?formtype=address&country=US&popflag=0&latitude=&longitude=&name=&phone=&level=&addtohistory=&cat=&address=&city=angels+camp...
Sunday, October 15, 2006 at 10:24am
Here is the question, The Wonders of American stamp series informs us the American bullfrog is the largest frog,and perhaps the loudest. Their bodies grow to what size?___inches. Their calls can be heard how far away ____miles. I got the answer to the first part.. 6inches but ...
Saturday, October 14, 2006 at 2:22pm
I am currently doing a project on Lake Michigan. I was wondering if there were any recommened sites you would suggest. I have tried many but none seem to have all the information or atleast most on one page. P.S I would like a website other than wikipedia. Thanx in advanace:) ...
Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 9:26pm
I need help with week number 6, the question about bullfrogs. I got the first part but I still don't have how far away you can hear them. I also need help with the comic question about Leif Erickson. Thanks! Please repost with the specific questions, so we can try to help ...
Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 7:59pm
How many degrees is the Arctic Circle displaced from the North Pole? I think it's 12 degrees south of the North Pole. I am not sure though. Arc·tic Cir·cle the line of latitude at 66°30'N that marks the boundary of the Arctic. So, what is 90-66°30...
Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 7:14am
DARN GEOGRAPHY AGAIN
What direction does a boat go when moving along the Panama Canal from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean? I think it's southwest but not sure. Nope. I wonder if you ever are looking at maps on these questions. See the map here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panama_Cana...
Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 6:30am
If it is 6 am at 30 degrees W what time is it at 120 degrees? I thoughtit was 1 am, but Sue said to subtract 30 minus 120 and divide by 15. this would make it 6. Do I subtract 6 hours from 6 am making it 12:00 am? Please clarify It's earlier the further west you go. Still...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 9:45pm
If the sun is directly overhead at 12 noon at yur location and GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) is 10:00pm, what is your approximate longitude? I think it's 135 degrees West, help me check. it was Noon at Greenwich ten hours ago, so you are 10/12 * 180 degrees, or about where you...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 8:47pm
If it is Sunday just East of the International Dateline, what day is it just west of the International Dateline? I think it's Saturday, please verify. correct.http://aa.usno.navy.mil/faq/docs/international_date.html
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 8:44pm
If it is Sunday just East of the International Dateline, what day is it just west of the International Dateline? I think it's Saturday, please verify. see above. monday. stupid isn't it? Hi! Very nice site! Thanks you very much! cQDIHvVbPnw6x8 Hello! Good Site! Thanks ...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 8:43pm
If it is 6 am at 30 degrees W, what time is it at 120 degrees W? Each 15 degrees of longitude encompasses about one hour of time. Divide the difference between 120 and 30 by 15 to find your answer. Does this mean to subtract 6 hours from 6 am making it 12:00 pm? Please help I ...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 8:37pm
If the sun is directly overhead at 12 noon at your location and GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) is 10:00pm, what is your approximate longitude? Check this site to see what place is 10 hours behind London and the GMT. http://www.worldtimezone.com/index12.html Then, you can use...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:24pm
If it is 6 am at 30 degrees W, what time is it at 120 degrees W? Please check this site. http://www.worldtimezone.com/index12.html
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:22pm
If it is Sunday just east of the International Dateline, what day is it just west of the International Dateline? http://worldatlas.com/aatlas/infopage/dateline.htm
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:21pm
What direction does a boat go when moving along the Panama Canal from the Caribbean Sea to the Pacific Ocean? http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.m-w.com/maps/images/maps/panama_map.gif&imgrefurl=http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/nytmaps.pl%3Fpanama...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:17pm
What underwater mountain range is located at 90 degrees east? Check this site. http://go.hrw.com/atlas/norm_htm/indian.htm
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:12pm
Rotate the Earth using the arrows on the globe that show the direction of rotation. As viewed from the North Pole, what direction is the Earth spinning? clockwise or counter-clockwise? I suggest you do this exercise in class, since that globe apparently has arrows that show ...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 3:07pm
How many degrees is the Arctic Circle displaced from the North Pole? http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/idl.htm
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 9:33am
What underwater mountain range is located at 90 degrees East? http://www.yourchildlearns.com/geography.htm http://www.nationalatlas.gov/ http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/index.html Here are some of the best atlas/map websites online. These plus your textbook should...
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 9:02am
If it is Sunday just east of the Internatonal Dateline, what day is it just west of the Internatinal Dateline? http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/idl.htm
Wednesday, October 11, 2006 at 8:35am
Any good websites on the Great Lakes or Lake Michigan in parcticular? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "Lake Michigan" to get these possible sources: http://www.great-lakes.net/lakes/michigan.html http://en....
Tuesday, October 10, 2006 at 3:52pm
population of wales Check this site for the population of Wales plus a lot of additional information about this part of the United Kingdom. http://worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/europe/ukw.htm
Monday, October 9, 2006 at 3:46pm
How would you find latitude and longitude without using a globe or the internet? Please help If you are plotting long distances are varying courses, the best you could do is plot these on a Equidistant Projection, and the usual of these is the Miller Equidistant Projection. I ...
Sunday, October 8, 2006 at 8:00am
Science / Geography
Losing Your Bearings 1. Begin journey at 40 degrees N by 77 degrees W. 2. Travel 4200 miles with a compass bearing of 130 degrees. 3. Travel 2800 miles with a compass bearing of 180 degrees. 4. Travel 5250 miles with a compass bearing of 90 degrees. 5. Travel 1750 miles with a...
Saturday, October 7, 2006 at 9:18pm
- What large city lies east of rocky mountains and north of 37 north? - Name a large city that lies near the Sonoran Desert? Denver is probably the city you are looking for east of the Rockys and north of the 37th parallel. Both Phoenix and Tucson are in the Sonoran desert area
Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 6:09pm
Why is it unlikely to find earthquakes at depths greater then 300km? (something to do with the athenosphere) According to the principle of isostasy, what will happen to the elevation of a mountain range in the early stages of erosion? Why are continents unlikely to be ...
Thursday, October 5, 2006 at 12:59am
On a map, what do black dots usually represent? they usually represent cities i believe find equivalent fraction 1/2=6/? what is the name given to a body of land with water surrounding it? Thanks!
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:24pm
Is the Arctic Ocean larger than the Indian Ocean? No the Indian icean is larger
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:23pm
What states would you pass through if you wanted to travel by car from Texas to California using the shortest route? http://www.yourchildlearns.com/geography.htm Use the link called United States On-Line Interactive Map. There are other maps here that will help you with...
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:22pm
Which state would likely have the coldest weather, Montana, Georgia, or Oklahoma? Usually, the areas that are farther north have the coldest temperatures. Please check your map of the U.S. to see which of these three states is the farthest north.
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:21pm
Which continent is smaller in land area, Europe or Australia? australia
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:20pm
Which continent is due south of Italy and Greece? Please check this map. Note that Italy and Greece are in Europe. http://www.mapsofworld.com/images/world-continents-map.gif
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:19pm
Which continent extends farther south, Australia or South America? South america Hi! Very nice site! Thanks you very much! ZKhk0rmZrfi Hello! Good Site! Thanks you! hmrlblssjdnr
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 6:15pm
On a map, what does the symbol of a blue line usually represent? rivers streams small lakes canals or lake borders aka water ways
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:26am
Which is larger in land area, California or Missouri? i think it is california
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:25am
What stae is due north of Hawaii? What is it capital? alaska juneau
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:24am
What natiral feature forms Mississippi's western border? mississippi river mississippi river i think im not positive you might want to check
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:22am
In what state are you probably located if you can see both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean? flordia Hi! Very nice site! Thanks you very much! nx5ukhfql5
Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 12:21am
Name the great lakes the Buffalo Bills would cruise across if sailing to their game. http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1159814896 ?? I don't like pigskin geography very much, what does it have to do with social studies...I mean who cares how loud a bullfrog can ...
Monday, October 2, 2006 at 2:57pm
how did the renaissance help pave the way for the scientific method? i have a quiz on a map test for the muslim area, i need help and badly. i cant study its impossiable If you have a new question, use the "Post a New Question" link. I'm not sure what you mean by...
Wednesday, September 27, 2006 at 7:03pm
If a country is in dire need, as in Africa for example, why can't that country's currency production be increased to pay for such things? Who decides how much the Canadian mint makes, and why can it not make money to meet provincial needs? Unrestricted printing money ...
Tuesday, September 26, 2006 at 6:27pm
What 5 themes do geographers use to study the earth http://www.funsocialstudies.learninghaven.com/articles/fivethemes.htm
Saturday, September 23, 2006 at 6:15pm
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