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Finance
Carry Trade Strategy)In Jan 2003, the interest rate on Japanese Yen was 0.5% and on Australia dollar was 6%. The spot rate was S(¥/AU$)=69.28. Tom Bohn, a hedge fund trader specializing in FX trading in Blackrock Inc, started a carry trade between Yen and Australia for one...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 7:36pm

Civic
Country A has always focused on producing cotton. Country B is a producer of coffee, grain, and textiles. Based only on this information, which statement is true about these two countries? (1 point) Country A exports more than Country B. Country A has a more diversified ...
Monday, June 2, 2014 at 3:06pm

Social Studies
Around 60,000 years ago, people first settled in Australia? What were these people called? Aborigines?
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:24pm

Social Studies
Was Australia settled first or New Guinea? I had a test in which I was asked about, and it said that Australia was settled first, and then rest of the Pacific Islands. I thought that Australia and New Zealand were settled at approximately the same time.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 6:45pm

Social Studies
Which of the following was likely motivation for why colonists were even sent to Australia in the first place? A. to have people from the royal family go and colonize Australia. B. to send explorers who wanted to go because of monetary incentives. C. to send convicts to an ...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 2:00pm

Language Check Ms.Sue
Choose correct capitalization, punctuation, and spelling. 1. Thank you for you're prompt response to my request information about traveling to Australia. A. Thank you for youre B. Thank you for youre' C. Thank you for your D. Thank you for your' E. Correct as is MY...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 12:31am

HISTORY
With respect to Australia's aboriginal peoples, animistic religious beliefs are characterized by _______ worship.
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:38am

Contrasting East & West
1. In 1938, British Prime Minister Chamberlain declared a final act of appeasement A. after Hitler attacked Poland. B. when Hitler's claim on the Sudetenland was accepted. C. immediately following the Nazi occupation of Austria. D. after Hitler's forces occupied the ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 4:55pm

Geography
True or false ? - Australia's most important rivers the Murray and the darling flow across a vast plain that contains fertile farmland - New Zealand is made up of one major island with highlands,forests,lakes,and rugged mountains . -new Zealand's climate is hotter than...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 10:57pm

6th grade math
I have to determine which method - mean, median, or mode - would be best for answering the following question: Find the average number of athletes for the sample of 7 countries listed by deciding which measure of center is the best represntation of the number of athletes from ...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 4:14pm

English Speech Paper (can some1 revise it)PLZ&TY
Gun Control I do not understand why people believe gun control actually works or why we need it. Guns, like other weapons, though more deadly and possibly more convenient to use, are still inanimate objects and are not the cause of violence or killings. Gun control is not ...
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 5:10pm

history
How did imperialism impact New Zealand and Australia?
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 4:45pm

world histiry
what impact did British convicts have on Australia?
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 4:13pm

Plan or Review Administration Systems
define the privacy law in Australia and how it sharing information within and organisation and customers?
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 6:51am

science help plzzz
Multiple Choice 1. Which of Earth's spheres contains mountains, valleys, and other landscapes? (1 point) atmosphere biosphere geosphere hydrosphere 2. Which of the following are examples of destructive forces? (1 point) ice wind both ice and wind neither ice nor wind 3. ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 6:44pm

maths
When ubisoft purchased an item online from australia for AUD 350.00,the exchange rate was 100 INR for 17.50 (AUD=Australian Dollar). Ubisoft's bank charged him 1.5% for the transaction. The total cost for the item was A)20 015 B)20 525 C)23 000 D)30 000 plz answer with ...
Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 11:01am

Business-Need help!
1. Regarding Mexico's Porfirio Díaz, which statement is true? A. He enacted laws that favored wealthy elites. B. He overthrew the Mexican Revolution of 1910. C. He freed many peasant farmers from debt peonage. D. He reformed the hacienda system. 2. In the 1840s, the...
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at 7:47pm

Science
Koalas, which are native to Australia, primarily eat the leaves of the eucalyptus trees in which they live. Which of the following would happen to koalas if people destroy their habitats in order to build houses? a.)The koala population would increase significantly b.)The ...
Friday, January 10, 2014 at 12:55pm

history
6. The only country in Southeast Asia to maintain its independence was A. Cambodia. B. Siam. C. Vietnam. D. Java. 7. While imprisoned, Hitler wrote Mein Kampf. In this work, he laid out his views on all the following, except A. an alliance with Italy. B. Germany's need ...
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 8:01pm

English
However, the game is called soccer in the U.S., Canada, and Australia. --------------------------------- In the sentence, how do you read 'U.S.' generally? 1. you. es. 2. United States
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 8:21am

World Geograpgy
1. With respect to global connections, association with _______ offers the brightest immediate future for many African countries. A. India B. the European Union. C. China D. the United States. 2.Slum areas called shantytowns occur in _________ major African cities, housing ...
Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 8:43pm

World Geograpy
1. With respect to global connections, association with _______ offers the brightest immediate future for many African countries. A. India B. the European Union. C. China D. the United States. 2. Slum areas called shantytowns occur in _________ major African cities, housing ...
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 5:35pm

science gr.8
1) Why would scientists be looking at a species to see if it was actually more than one species? 2) How can discovering this new species of dolphin help the Australian government protect all its dolphins? Article Summary: The article which these questions are from is about a ...
Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 3:17pm

English
I have an urgent question. I'm going to Australia for my holiday. I can speak English pretty well and i could practise it while I was there. (is it grammatically correct? Is the meaning that of a conditional clause? Thank you very much in advance
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2:09pm

week 4 SCI207
as discussed in your text, a study by which the commonwealth scientific and industrial research organization (CSIRO) concluded what about Australia's climate?
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 11:29pm

Non-Western Art
How to find images that addresses changes in art and or culture that occurred as a result of Western contact and/or influence in the five continents which are Africa, Asia, Australia, North America, and South America
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:31pm

world geography
1. When Australia became the federated Commonwealth of Australia in 1901, Sydney and Melbourne competed to be the capital city. A compromise was reached and _______ became the federal capital in 1928. A. Canberra B. Brisbane C. Adelaide D. Sydney 2. According to the World ...
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 5:37pm

English
1. Baozi is a steamed bread stuffed with meat, vegetables and red beans. 2. Meat pie is a kind of bread baked with meat and vegetables. Meat pie started in the UK. Usually, people in Australia enjoy eating meat pie. 3. Otak-otak is fish cake made with grinded fish wrapped in ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 4:32am

MAT-104 (Math)
Listed below are five female and five male Wimbledon tennis champions, along with their country of citizenship and handedness. Female Male Stephi Graf, Germany, right Michael Stich, Germany, right Martina Navratilova, U.S., left Stefan Edberg, Sweden, right Chris Evert Lloyd, ...
Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 11:59am

social studies
what wiped out most of the indigenous population of australia
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 5:41pm

geology
If the tilt of the earth’s axis increased to 30 degrees, which of the following statements would be correct? (a) There would likely be a greater variation between summer and winter positions of the Sub Tropical Ridge. (b) Summers are likely to become cooler and winters ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 5:54am

Social Studies
I need some help determing what ocean Australia is located in. The question on my study guide says, "Australia is located in the southeast __________ Ocean. I see it is surrounded by the Southern Ocean, Indian Ocean, and Pacific Ocean. I'm not sure which one to pick. ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 7:23pm

Social Studies
I need some help determing what ocean Australia is located in. The question on my study guide says, "Australia is located in the southeast __________ Ocean. I see it is surrounded by the Southern Ocean, Indian Ocean, and Pacific Ocean. I'm not sure which one to pick. ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 6:57pm

US HISTORY
Can anyonehelp me with these questions about World War II. True or false- Japan wanted to defeat Australia in WWII because of it strategic location. Many believe that the origins of WWII can be traced back to the terms of the document that they believed bred andger hatred and ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 1:57pm

sfsu
This exercise is based on the following table, which lists interest rates on long-term investments (based on 10-year government bonds) in several countries in 2008. HINT [See Example 4.] (Round your answer to the nearest integer.) If you invest $10,200 in the United States, ...
Sunday, February 24, 2013 at 11:40pm

world geography
1. The natural vegetation regions of sub-Saharan Africa A. are heavily impacted by human activity. B. don't correspond closely to climatic regions. C. only correspond to climatic conditions in areas of West Africa. D. are all characteristic of equatorial latitudes. 2. ...
Friday, February 22, 2013 at 2:45pm

World History
What difficulties did early humans face in migrating to Australia and the Americas and what are the theories about how they overcame those difficulties?
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 6:37pm

Geography
Which state capital is east of the 90 degree W longitude line: Jackson, Indianapolis, or St Paul. I think that Indianapolis is the answer is that correct? Also, Is this correct? The Pacific Ocean is East of Asia, East of Australia, West of North America and West of South ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 3:37pm

English
1. George Bernard Shaw criticized The Importance of Being Earnest for A.)being too long. B.)not being funny. C.)not having real substance. 2. Choose the word below that best completes the sentence: He’s incredibly ___________; he just can’t make up his mind about ...
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 2:02pm

Social Studies
You are in europe and you want to travel to australia in which direction will you go? South east You are in the eastern australia and you want to travel to china in which direction will you go? North west You live in Europe and you want to visit South America in which ...
Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 7:22pm

Statistics of Psychology
Create a numerical and verbal hypothesis statement: People who are cyber bullied have, for the most part, been bullied in more traditional manners as well." Their research showed that the incidence increased over time, with 23 cases (56%) taking place between 2003 and ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:37pm

Statistics of Psychology
Create a numerical and verbal hypothesis statement: People who are cyber bullied have, for the most part, been bullied in more traditional manners as well." Their research showed that the incidence increased over time, with 23 cases (56%) taking place between 2003 and ...
Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 8:36pm

EARTH SCIENCE
You are given a 6-month assignment by your employer to work at a remote location in Australia. In order to pack as lightly as possible, you try to research the climate of a small town in Australia. There is little data since no major cities are located within 300 miles of the ...
Monday, November 19, 2012 at 11:36pm

social studies
which of the following statements is supported by the information in the map? ONE) australia is self-supporting in oil two)Africa trades oil only with south America.three)the soviet Union has trade routes with every major continent. four) all of the major continents have crude...
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:22am

SOCIAL STUDIES
WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING STATEMENTS SUPPORTED BY THE INFORMATION IN THE MAP 1] AUSTRASLIA IS SELF-SUPPORTING IN OIL.2]AFRICA TRADES OIL ONLY WITH SOUTH AMRICA.3] THE SOVIET UNION HAS TRADE ROUTES WITH EVERY MAJOR CONTINENT.4] ALL OF THE MAJOR CONTINENTS HAVE CRUDE OIL RESERVERS ...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 12:53pm

geography
Can you check my answers please? 1. What Russian peninsula is located between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk? Kamchatka Peninsula 2. How many degrees of longitude circle the Earth? 360 degrees of longitude 3. What continents are included in the "tropics"? ...
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 7:42pm

international Business
What are the implications (problems) of these differences in time to a manager in London, Ontario who might need to coordinate a conference call among the following three locations: London (Canada), London (England), and Sydney (Australia)?
Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 9:37pm

business
what is Australia's finance sector competitive issues?
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 12:41am

business
what are Australia's major industries competitive issues? For example, the competitive issues of mining, manufacturing, tourism, agriculture and finance.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:17am

business
what is Australia's fiscal policy?
Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 9:56pm

business
what is the mining industry in Australia?
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 7:26pm

business
What are the major industries in Australia?
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 5:13pm

geography
Can you check my answers please? 1. Which continents do not cross the equator? North America, Europe, Australia, and Antarctica 2. What two parallels form the boundaries of the "tropics" or low latitudes? The 23 degree 50 N line and the 23 degree 50 S line 3. Which ...
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 7:35pm

math
new south wales has 1900 km of coastline.this is 10600 km less than western australia,but 100 km greater than victoria.south australia has about twice as much coastline as new south wales,but less than western australia.the northern territory has 6200 km of coastline, 3000 km ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 2:01am

7th Geo
Where did the Maori originate from? Indonesia, Malay, Polynesia, Australia. Australia, right?
Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 6:54pm

international economics
assume the nation of australia is "small"
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 6:26pm

geography
Name the plate that lies under Australia.
Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 8:45pm

World Geo
which of the following natural hazards is not common to new zealand ability to produce goods in sufficient numbers to reduce the unit cost the first people to settle in new zealand wheat is australias most important export australia became a commonwealth in 1901 new zealand ...
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 4:03pm

geography
Will you please check my answers? 1. What continents are located on a single land mass? Antarctica and Australia 2. In what direction would you be going if you were to fly from South Dakota to North Carolina? Southeast 3. In what part of the United States is Washington DC ...
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 8:13pm

social studies
Which of the following islands or group of islands does NOT qualify as a state? a. Hawaii b. Japan c. Cuba d. Australia
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 7:40pm

geography
Will you check my answers for me? 1. How many states are part of the contiguous United States? 48 states 2. Is the Tropic of Cancer north or south of the equator? North of the Equator 3. What are the names of the Earth's continents? North America, South America, Antarctica...
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 5:14pm

Math
Angela's aunt put aside $15,000 for her MBA graduation present on March 31, 2001. As an incentive, the aunt invested the funds in Italy, Australia, and China at 3% per year. The funds were divided equally with $5,000 converted to each local currency on March 31, 2001. When...
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 2:59pm

Economics
Analyse the reasons for their opposition to the new industrial relations laws The 'new' industrial relations such as Fair Work Australia
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 6:39am

english
did i use the comma rule correctly? The oil from Eucalyptus trees which are native, to Australia is known for its medicinal properties.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 2:14am

Art
Thank you very much! Here are some more sentences I'd like you to check if the following sentences are possible. 1) I hate ….. (tell) you this but you didn’t pass your FCE test. 2) Lucy dreams of….. (go) to live in Australia. 3) Jack is looking forward to...
Monday, July 2, 2012 at 5:42pm

Australian Studies
The ‘great obesity epidemic’ is stated as one of the great health issues in developed nations in the 21st century, especially for Australia. Explain briefly how changes in social beliefs, concerns and values have contributed to this ‘epidemic’, particularly...
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 5:13am

Australian Studies
Australia has been described as an ageing society. What is meant by this description and how have government(s) planned for this?
Sunday, June 24, 2012 at 5:13am

geography
The country in this region that is formed by two main islands is New Zealand Australia China Micronesia
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 2:29am

Foreign languages
Writeacher, could you please check these other sentences. Thank you. Fill in the blanks with a suitable preposition. 1) I regret ….. inform you that you didn’t pass your FCE test. 2) Lucy dreams of………(go) to live in Australia. The fire officer warned ...
Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 2:51pm

History/Global Affairs
Hi beautiful people! I'm working on an assignment talking about Australia's changing national identity in the EYES OF THE WORLD. I need to look at a particular event and or events as a way to highlight this change. The problem is that I was thinking the assignment ...
Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 1:31am

Socail Studies
The british originally established Australia as a_____colony. _ N _ A _
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 4:27pm

Business Studies
WHat are contemporary issues in businesses in Australia
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 2:34am

biology
can toads are considered a pest in australia are there anyways that they can adapt to their surroundings without the food chain being damaged
Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 8:03am

math
The 2000 Paralympics (Parallel Olympics) were held in Sydney, Australia. Ticket sales for all events totaled over 1.11 × 106. Of the total ticket sales, 8.84 × 105 were sold as day passes, and 2.24 × 105 were sold as reserve seating for the opening and ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at 6:08pm

Biology
Most frog species have a distinct tadpole life stage. However, microhylids of Australia and New Guinea do not have a tadpole stage, but tadpole features appear and disappear during development in the eggs. This shows that A) microhylids need to be very large. B) microhylids ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 1:09am

English
I'm not sure how you want me to link 10 and 11. Do I need to use capital letters after a colon or a semi colon? I included a third summary on history. Thank you. 1) The Augustan were interested in real life. Virtue came to have two meanings: Firstly, a disposition of ...
Friday, February 17, 2012 at 6:32pm

buisness
I need help please: Because Saudi Arabia and Australia have ____ in production of crude oil and petroleum products and wool respectively, Saudi Arabia can specialize in the production of crude oil and petroleum products, and Australia can specialize in the production of wool. ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7:58pm

Biology
What are two ways in which water availability affects the distibution and abundance of species in Australia?
Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 10:05pm

Business
Employed persons 2006-07 in Australia: -Proffestionals 19.3% -Intermediate clerical and service workers 16.5% -Associated professionals 12.9% -Tradespeople and related work 12.7% -Elementary clerical and service workers 9.3% -Labourers and related workers 8.6% -Managers and ...
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 2:22pm

English
Thank you very, very much. Here are some more sentences on the summary of Orwell's 1984. I referred to the websites you suggested to me. 1)The novel describes a future England, Airstrip One, no longer the head of an Empire, but an outpost of Oceania, a vast totalitarian ...
Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 5:44pm

geography
Which state capital is east of 90 degrees W longitude: Jackson, Indianapolis, St. Paul? My answer is Indianapolis. 2. Describe the Pacific Ocean's location in relation to the continents it touches. The Pacific Ocean is East of Asia and Australia and West of North America ...
Monday, January 16, 2012 at 11:02pm

pre calc
Over the course of a year, the number of hours of daylight in Australia is modelled by H=12+3 cos(2pi/365 *t) where t is the time in days and T is the number of daylight.
Monday, January 9, 2012 at 5:13pm

world geography
i need the answers to Geography Essentials, Europe, And Russia And Its Neighbors and East Asia And Southeast Asia and South Asia, Northern Africa, And Southwestern Asia Sub-saharan Africa, Australia,oceania, And Antartica Latin America And North America i studied and i didnt ...
Monday, December 26, 2011 at 8:05pm

geography
1. What isthmus connects North and South America? The isthmus of Panama 2. What are the continents of the world arranged according to land size, largest to smallest? Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia 3. What do Kingston, Jamaica and ...
Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 10:36pm

social
Where is located place: choose a)USA, b)Briton, c) Wales, d)Australia? It was represented a picture.It shows a lake with steps or cascade of steps around this lake with folling water
Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 2:20pm

US history HELP
From late 1941 into early 1942, World War II in the Pacific experienced: 1.(i am not sure) a string of American victories that put Japan on the defensive 2.(wrong) the Japanese invasion and capture of Australia 3.(wrong) the Japanese on the Philippines surrender to General ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 5:14pm

english
Please can you give me some feedback and any advice on how to improve my argument essay on the topic "Zoos are important places" Also if you have any further ideas I could include. Many thanks for you help. By 2050, 30% of the world’s wildlife will have ...
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 5:49am

geography
Which is closer to the South Pole, the southern tip of Africa or the most southern edge of mainland Australia? My answer is the most southern edge of mainland Australia.
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 10:20pm

world geography
Can you give me a link with an excellent map to find the answer to these questions? What oceans border Australia? And What continent is south of the four major oceans of the world? Thank You!!
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10:44am

mesqite high school
Is this sentence punctuated correctly? The oil from Eucalyptus trees which are native, to Australia is known for its medicinal properties
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 1:57am

Legal Studies: Queensland/Australia
Hi beautiful people I need help incorporating the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act OR the Queensland Criminal Code into an argument about victimless crime. My two issues are currently the role of paternalism in the legal system and at what point the law has the right to ...
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 11:14pm

geography
Which continent is smaller in area than Europe? My answer is - Australia is smaller. Is this correct?
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 10:25am

geography
One more. If you are a resident of Canberra, Australia, are you a resident of an island or a continent? Is this a trick question? Because my answer is -- You are a resident of both an island and a continent. Is that right?
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 12:39pm

Literacy
Please check my work, thank you. Question 1 – 4: Access the Library of Congress library Catalog. Then, find the information to answer the question. 1. What year was the oldest copy of Ralph Ellison’s Going to the Territory published? A. 1952 B. 1986 C. 1987 D. 1995 ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 12:01pm

Texas Government
Please tell me which one of these is Federal , Confederal or Unitary . I have already submitted my question but I just want to be sure. ____1..In this system, power is divided between a central government and sub-government. ____2. England ____3. The European Union ____ 4. ...
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 6:59am

English
I left out these other sentences. Thank you very much. 1) After the death of Elizabeth I of England, Mary Stuart’s son, James IV of Scotland, became James I of England. In this way the two countries were united for the first time. 2) In 1707 Scotland became part of Great ...
Monday, September 5, 2011 at 9:12am

Legal Studies
Hi beautiful people! I need help finding statistics on the rates of incarciration/fines or other punishments for person convicted of victimless crime in Australia. Preferably Queensland. This is urgent, I simply cannot find the information and I would REALLY appreciate your ...
Monday, September 5, 2011 at 6:42am

English
I need to prepare different grammar tests. I really hope you can see if everything is OK. 1) Ask for the information in the bold part of the sentence. (6 pts.) 1.It usually takes him half an hour to drive to work. 2.Sandra was hurrying to school yesterday morning because she ...
Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 5:23am

is Ms Sue there please?
Hi I have this other newspaper article and i have to summarise it. I have summarised it but i need to make it longer and there is a separate question where I have to state why it has become an issue using the article...please help: Dark Age May Envelope WA Streets Published on...
Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at 6:49pm

Accounting
Panarude Airfreight is an international air freight hauler with more than 45 jet aircraft operating in the United States and the Pacific Rim. The firm is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia, and is organized into five geographic areas: Australia, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, and ...
Monday, July 4, 2011 at 2:10am

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