Recent Homework Questions About Geography
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
Can someone please describe the geography of Europe to me or give me a place that I can read on it. I need to answer a question that asks what the disadvantages of Europe's geography are. Thanks
Monday, September 13, 2010 at 5:35pm
i think im doing the same homework as anika i was just wondering where Dubai and Switzerland came on the top 20 cities in the world of 2005. thankyou
Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 11:13am
Which of these cities is in the Southern Hemisphere: Paris, france; Tokoyo, Japan; Lima, Peru or Washington DC? I believe it is Lima,Peru. Am I correct?
Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 8:58am
im struggling with my geography homework please could someone help me. I need to give a basic answer listing where the biggest cities were in 1950 and are now in 2005.Some broad reference to developed/developing countries.Basic reasons outlined thanks:)
Saturday, September 11, 2010 at 6:38am
Which two countries border Mongolia? My answer I found are China and Russia. Is this correct? Am I correct in saying that Helsinki is located on the Baltic Sea?
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 10:56pm
This is my last question that I'm struggling with. We had to do 25 of them and this one I can't figure. Thank you for your help. It's greatly appreciated. Have a great weekend!!! More water flows through the Amazon Basin than through any other river system. ...
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 2:28pm
Due to the violent & complex origins of the Andies, many rich & precious metals and minerals were found in the Andies. The inital economic wealth of many Adean coutries came from mining gold, silver, tin, copper, and iron. How can this cause conflict with other nations?
Friday, September 10, 2010 at 10:54am
your friend rose gave the following answer to the last question in your classroom geography bee: the states that border kansas are nebraska on the north,oklahoma on the south, colorado on the east and missouri on the west did rose win the contest? why or why not
Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 6:33pm