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January 28, 2015

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History
Who developed the doctrine of nullification John C Calhoun? 14. I am a law that was applauded in the North but despised in the South Manufcaturesl iked me. Farmers wished I would go away My passage led to the Nullification Crisis What law am i A.Wilmot Proviso B.Missouri ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 6:34pm

Physics
The captain of a boat wants to travel directly across a river that flows due east with a speed of 1.09 m/s. He starts from the south bank of the river and wants to reach the north bank by travelling straight across the river. The boat has a speed of 6.44 m/s with respect to ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:06pm

Physics
The air speed indicator of a plane that took off from Detroit reads 349 km/h and the compass indicates that it is heading due east to Boston. A steady wind is blowing due north at 46.5 km/h. a) Calculate the speed of the plane with reference to the ground. b) If the pilot ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:05pm

Physics
A man in search of his dog drives first 13.3 mi northeast, then 17.3 mi straight south, and finally 6.85 mi in a direction 30.3° north of west. 1. a) What is the magnitude of his resultant displacement? 2. b) What is the direction of his resultant displacement? Express ...
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:04pm

Soscial Studies
In what way did European migrations most impact the increased diversity of south America?
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 2:06pm

S.S
which of the following statements about why the pilgrims came to america is false? A) They thought bishops and priests had too much power over members. B) They wanted to escape from the high religious tension in England after the Protestant Reformation C)Some of them feared ...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 3:47pm

Physics
A golfer takes three putts to get the ball into the hole. The first putt displaces the ball 3.32 m north, the second 1.63 m southeast, and the third 0.703 m southwest. What are (a) the magnitude and (b) the angle between the direction of the displacement needed to get the ball...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 1:19pm

Physics
A golfer takes three putts to get the ball into the hole. The first putt displaces the ball 3.32 m north, the second 1.63 m southeast, and the third 0.703 m southwest. What are (a) the magnitude and (b) the angle between the direction of the displacement needed to get the ball...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 1:15pm

english
It may be cold up North, but down in the Gulf they are fishing—scudding among the Florida Keys in a little white sailboat, landing for lunch on a strand as snowy as the northern streets, where the shimmering distances of white sand are paved with shell and pearl, and the...
Monday, January 26, 2015 at 12:24pm

Calculus
This is the question: A man is running through the woods to a check point as fast as possible. He can get there by traveling east along the trail for 300 meters, and then north through the woods for 800 meters. He can run 160 meters per minute along the trail, but only 70 ...
Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 4:09pm

socialstdies
What did the Union Army gain as a result of the Battle of Vicksburg? (1 point) The Union Army captured thousands of prisoners of war. The Union Army used Southern slaves as fresh recruits. The Union Army gained control of the Mississippi River. The Union Army declared the ...
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 4:22pm

crime
How might a news company’s political alignment alter its presentation of crime in America?
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 3:51pm

socialstdies
Which of the following was an advantage of the South at the beginning of the Civil War? (1 point) The South had agricultural products to provide food for the army. The South had many factories that created superior machinery. The South had a more advanced fleet of ships than ...
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 3:45pm

physics
an orienteer runs 300m north and then 400m to the southeast (at a 45 degree angle to north). if he runs at a constant speed, how far away is he from the starting position?
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 3:08pm

physical
an orienteer runs 300m north and then 400m to the southeast (at a 45 degree angle to north). if he runs at a constant speed, how far away is he from the starting position?
Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 2:58pm

Social Studies
What country controlled the majority of the America's in 1783? A. Great Britain B. France C. Spain D. Native American I need help bad.
Friday, January 23, 2015 at 5:08pm

integrated physics and chemistry
The velocity of a car traveling north decreases from 20 m/s to 12 m/s in 32 seconds. What is the acceleration of the car? I answered it as 0.25 m/s^2 North. Is this correct?
Friday, January 23, 2015 at 1:51pm

SOCIAL STDIES HELP!
1. How were the North and South different during this period? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points) The North was more urban, while the South was more rural.*** The South was more urban, while the North was more rural. Northern states were mostly free states; Southern states ...
Friday, January 23, 2015 at 12:40pm

History.
Hi, I got stuck on a few questions, do you mind helping me? What was George Washington's belief about U.S. foreign policy? a.The United States should form a strong alliance with France. <? b.The United States should remain neutral. c.The United States should be open to ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:33pm

History
What time of year does snow come to the far north?
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 5:28pm

ascience
what is the velocity vector of a sailboat traveling east at 20 mph with a wind of 10. mph to the north
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 8:09pm

Pre calc
A boat is going 30 mph. It's direction is 100 degrees east of north. The water current is 15 mph and has a direction of 22 degrees east of north. Find the magnitude, and direction of boat.( with water current)
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 5:08pm

Pre calc
A boat is going 30 mph with a direction of 100 degrees east of north. The water current is 15 mph with a direction of 22 mph. What is the magnitude of boat and direction
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 4:36pm

grade 7 math
Uniform Motion Related Problem Two planes leave an airport at 2 p.m., one flying south at 450 kph, the other flying north at 675 kph. At what time will they be 3 600 apart?
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 11:54am

Math
A boat has a speed of 4 m s −1 (relative to the surrounding water) and a heading of 170◦ . There is a current flowing from a bearing of 105◦ at a speed of 2.5 m s −1 . Take i to point east and j to point north. (a) Express the velocity u of the boat ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 12:23pm

Math
In his first three years of coaching basketball at North High School, Coach Lucas' team won 8 games the first year, 17 games the second year, and 6 games the third year. How many games does the team need to win in the fourth year so the coach's average will be 10 wins ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 10:59am

Social Studies
What immediate impact did European colonization have on Caribbean South America?
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 12:08am

Physics
An oil spill on the ocean is sometimes modeled as having a velocity that has two components: a wind induced velocity that is 3% of the true wind velocity and an independent tidal velocity Vtidal. The tidal velocity is 3.0 km/hr due north and V wind = 40 km/hr 20 degrees north ...
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 9:53pm

Geometry
find the distance between the cities. Assume that Earth is a sphere of radius 4000 miles and that the cities are on the same longitude (one city is due north of the other) Dallas, Texas Latitude: 32* 47' 39" Omaha, Nebraska Latitude: 41* 15' 50"
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 3:20pm

Social Studies
1. What causes severe weather in the state? * Warm and cold air fronts collide Low elevations cause lower air pressure Shorter cold season Lack of natural bodies of water Question 2.2. In what year were the borders of Oklahoma finalized? 1805 1865 1896* 1907 Question 3.3. How ...
Friday, January 16, 2015 at 12:11am

social studies help!
How did the Fugitive Slave Act and the Kansas-Nebraska Act further divide the North and South? What role did the concept of popular sovereignty play in these conflicts? Do you think there was any way to avoid the violence that came out of this era? what I have so far is, ...
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 3:03pm

physics
Two geological field teams are working in a remote area. A global positioning system (GPS) tracker at their base camp shows the location of the first team as 43 km away, 23° north of west, and the second team as 29 km away, 33° east of north. When the first team uses ...
Thursday, January 15, 2015 at 3:27am

physics
An 85-kg jogger is heading due east at a speed of 2.0 m/s. A 55-kg jogger is heading 22° north of east at a speed of 2.7 m/s. Find the magnitude and direction of the sum of momenta of the two joggers.
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:57pm

Geometry
If a central angle of 90 degrees defines an arc on circle R that has the same length as the arc on circle W defined by a 60-degree central angle, what is the ratio of the area of circle R to the area of circle W? Express your answer as a common fraction.
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 6:00pm

Maths Mechanics
A plane flies due north at 300km/h but a crosswind blows north-west at 40km/h. Find the resultant velocity of the plane. Once I have drawn I diagram it is often okay, but it is the initial steps that I struggle with.
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 1:15pm

trig
an observer at A looks due north and sees a meteor with an angle of elevation of 70 degrees. At the same instant, another observer 30 miles east of A seed the same meteor and approximates its position as N 50 degrees W but fails to note its angle of elevation. Find the height ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 5:40am

U.S History
1. Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? (5 points) a)constitutional amendment process b)formal presidential dinners c)singing of the national anthem d)use of a presidential cabinet 2. "The time for the new election of a citizen to be president of the...
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 5:56pm

psychics
In wandering, a grizzly bear makes a displacement of 1586 m due west, followed by a displacement of 3289 m in a direction 30.0° north of west. What are the magnitude and the direction of the displacement needed for the bear to return to its starting point? Specify the ...
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 8:51pm

sdvfsd
The earth has a specific tilt to it. No the sun appears to move towards the north and the south but through all the time the rays of the sun fall directly at the equator but fall at an inclined level at the other places and hence the seasons change and during revolution on ...
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 2:55pm

ELA
The main character of the story and the "owner" of the central conflict is... Protagonist, Antagonist, Sympathetic character, or Dynamic character?
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 11:28pm

science
Daniel is riding the giant drop at great america if Daniel free falls for 2.6 seconds?
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 10:06pm

English
(I just need 2 writer ideas) In the middle of the 19th century, political philosopher Alexis de Tocqueville claimed, "The inhabitants of the United States have...properly speaking, no literature." In other words, de Tocqueville believed that America’s literature...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 6:01pm

English Conn.
Regionalism is a form of Realism that emphasizes realistic settings, using local dialect, customs, and other specific details of a place. Identify the regional stories in Unit 4. What part of the country is portrayed, and which details in the story distinguish it from other ...
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1:08am

Language arts
Which of the following passages from the text identifies a key event in the plot A: I'll buy your unexpired time I think between us we could make some fine things you and I B: his feet went out from under him his hands came down on top of the furnace C: by Saturday noon ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 7:33pm

math
Carrie and Krystal are taking a road trip from Greenville to North Valley . Each person has her own map,and the scales on the map are different. A.On Carrie's map, Greenville and North Valley are 4.5 inches apart.The scale on her map is 1 inch=20 miles. How far is ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 7:10pm

English 11
Regionalism is a form of Realism that emphasizes realistic settings, using local dialect, customs, and other specific details of a place. Identify the regional stories in Unit 4. What part of the country is portrayed, and which details in the story distinguish it from other ...
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 1:54pm

math
A woman walks 200 yards west along a straight shoreline and then swims 50 yards north into the ocean on a line that is perpendicular to the shoreline. Using her starting point as the pole and the east direction as the polar axis, give her current position polar coordinates. ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:57pm

History
1.Which of these was a precedent that George Washington set? A. constitutional amendment process B.formal presidential dinners C.singing of the national anthem D.use of a presidential cabinet 2.“The time for a new election of a citizen be president of the United States is...
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 10:38am

Solid mensturation
Find the area of a sector bounded by a 60 degrees central angle in a circle of radius 6 inches
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 6:21am

History
1. Who controlled the most territory bordering the Louisiana Purchase? A- Spain B- France C- Great Britain D-Mexico 2. Which of the founding fathers was an author, a statesman, and a scientist? A- John Adams B- Benjamin Franklin C- Thomas Jefferson D-George Washington 3. What ...
Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 5:43pm

constitution
What document governed the United States before the ratification of the U.S. Constitution? A. Articles of Confederation B. U.S. Code C. Declaration of Independence D. Contract on America is it A
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 2:31pm

physics
Three vectors are specified as A is 5 m at 45o north of east, B is 7 m at 60o east of south, and C is 4 m at 30o west to south. Find the magnitude and direction of their sum.
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 6:11am

physics
A man walks 5 m at 37 degree north of east then 10 m at 60 degree west of north.? calculate the magnitude and direction of his displacement.
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 6:10am

trigonometry
a motor boat moves in the direction of N 38° E for 3 hrs at 20 mph. How far north and how far east does it travel?
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 5:37am

physics
a ship sails from a point at a distance of 4 km and a bearing of 40 degree noth of east relative to a lighthouse to a point 6 km from the lighthouse at 60 degree north to west. calculate a) the displacement b)the least distance between them
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 4:13am

physics
Three vectors are specified as A is 5 m at 45o north of east, B is 7 m at 60o east of south, and C is 4 m at 30o west to south.?Find the magnitude and direction of their sum.
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 4:11am

physics
A man walks 5 m at 37 degree north of east then 10 m at 60 degree west of north.? calculate the magnitude and direction of his displacement.
Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 4:01am

history
Under Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy, A. Cordell Hull favored continued military interventions in Latin America. B. the collective security among the nations of the Western Hemisphere declined. C. American commerce with Latin America increased, but only ...
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 2:39pm

Big History Test (Check) Part1.
What was the chief goal of the Compromise of 1850? to resolve Texas's statehood issues to preserve the Union <-- to improve the economy in both the North and the South to preserve the balance between slave states and free states What theory promoted by Congressman ...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 11:46am

Physics
Problem: As you walk to class with a constant speed of 1.60m/s , you are moving in a direction that is 20.8∘ north of east. Part A How much time does it take to change your displacement by 22.0m east? Part B How much time does it take to change your displacement by 31.0m...
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 9:56am

Math
the conductor looked at his pocket watch to see what time the train would be leaving. it read 8:37 pm. if it takes the polar express 3 hours and 15 minutes to get to the north pole, what time will it be when it arrives?
Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 12:19pm

English
loneliness or isolation is central to of mice and men by john steinbeck. it is expressed in many of the things the characters say and do. show how loneliness is a part of the lives of two characters and how that loneliness contributes to a central idea of the novella.
Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 4:02pm

Physic
An electron is released from rest in a uniform electric field and accelerates to the north at a rate of 115 m/s^2.Determine the magnitude and direction of electric field.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:24am

science
why is it rare for the soft parts of an organism to become a fossil? a) the soft parts take a long time to decay b) the soft parts can be eaten by animals***** c) the soft parts cannot be buried in sediment d) the soft parts form petrified fossils which of the following terms ...
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 10:01pm

astronomy
If you’re trying to build a house north of an old pine forrest (∼50m tall trees). How far north must you be from the edge of the forrest in order to ensure that you see at least a bit of the Sun even during the winter solstice?
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 11:37am

Chemistry
What is the difference in a polyatomic ion that has its name end in (-ate) as compared to one with the same central element that ends in (-ite)
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 11:55pm

Socail Studies
Britain guaranteed the rights of French Canadians in the ? 1 Quebec Act 2. Act of Union. 3. British North America Act 4 Dominion of Canada. Thanks
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 4:58pm

History Day thesis
Does this make sense? Sacagawea played a major role in the succes of the Lewis and Clark Expedition from helping with translating and navigating to calming and gathering food for the exploresrs, she left a trail of inspiration and impacted countless people. Sacagawea was one ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 4:20pm

astronomy/physic
If you’re trying to build a house north of an old pine forrest (∼50m tall trees). How far north must you be from the edge of the forrest in order to ensure that you see at least a bit of the Sun even during the winter solstice?
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 3:01pm

History
Word box : Mercantilism Religious Freedom Magna Carta English Bill of Rights Mayflower Compact Fundamental Orders of Conneticut Virginia House of Burgesses Navigation Acts 1. 1689 law that reinforced the idea of no taxation without representation and the right to petition the ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 11:46am

Physics
A tennis player places a 60 kg ball machine on a frictionless surface, as shown below. The machine fires a 0.057 kg tennis ball horizontally with a velocity of 35.4 m/s toward the north. What is the final velocity of the machine?
Friday, December 12, 2014 at 8:49pm

Geography
What are some of the ways that individual citizens of Latin America are working to improve their economic situtaion?
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 11:36am

language arts
which of the following passages from Johnny tremain identifies a key event in the plot? A. "I'll buy your unexpired time. I think between us we could make some fine things you and I." The boy flushed. To thin the great Paul Revere wanted him B His feet went out ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at 3:31pm

Math
Carrie and Krystal are taking a road trip from Greenville and North Valley . On Carries's map, Greenville and North Valley are 4.5 inches apart. The scale is 1 inch=20 miles. How far is Greenville from North Valley? The scale on Kystal's map is 1=18 miles. How far ...
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 7:47pm

problem solving
What is the maximum area of a sector of a circle with P = 100? (Here is another surprise!!! -- could you believe it is r2 when r = 25? How is this similar to a square being the maximum rectangle and the central angle of the maximum sector being 2 radians?)
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 2:13am

physics
The sum of two forces, one having a magni- tude of 9 N acting due east and other having a magnitude of 4 N acting due north is
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 12:23am

physics
an object explode and a to 2 kilograms piece moves north at 4 m/s and a 4 kilograms piece moves East at 1.5 meters per second. What is the momentum of the third piece? What is the mass of the third piece if it moves at a speed of 4 meters per second?
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 11:09pm

Physics
A 24g ball of clay traveling east at 3.3m/s collides with a 33g ball of clay traveling north at 2.4m/s . 1a)What is the movement direction of the resulting 57g blob of clay? 1b)What is the speed of the resulting 57g blob of clay?
Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 11:15am

rela
does it still affect Latin America life, or is visible today?? my research was on Jean Fleury
Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 8:48pm

Ap History
Hi i had these questions wrong :/ The North and South held different views toward slavery in 1850. What were they? a) The North believed in a free labor system and the South believed in a slave labor system. b)The South believed that black people were inferior and the North ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 8:53pm

English help please
1. Which of the following passages from the text identifies a key event in the plot? A. "... I'll buy your unexpired time. I think between us we could make some fine things- you and I." The boy flushed. To think the great Paul Revere wanted him... B. His feet ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 7:38pm

Physics
A 1600 kg car traveling at 13.7 m/s to the south collides with a 4600 kg truck that is initially at rest at a stoplight. The car and truck stick together and move together after the collision. What is the final velocity of the two-vehicle mass? Assume that North is positive. ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 at 9:04am

HISTORY
The North won the Civil War because A. they had superior numbers of military forces B. the South’s principle of States’ Rights sometimes prevented them for working together successfully C. the North’s naval blockade prevented the South from selling much of its ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 10:07pm

Social Studies
In 1801 President Jefferson sent ships to the nothern coast of which continent after the ruler there declared war by chopping down the flagpole of the American conselate? A. Asia B. Africa C. South America D. Australia Is the answer b?
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 7:39pm

history
Under the Articles of Confederation, the central government could not a. borrow money. b. force states to provide money and soldiers. c. make treaties. d. resolve conflicts between states.
Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 4:50pm

physics
A 0.80-m aluminium bar is held with its length parallel to the east-west direction and dropped from a bridge. Just before the bar hits the river below, its speed is 22 m/s, and the emf induced across its length is 5 X 10-4 V. Assuming the horizontal component of the earth'...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 11:19pm

trig
a ship starts from port at a bearing of South 32 degrees East. It travels 8 miles in this direction before turning to a bearing of North 14 degrees East. It travels 15 miles in this direction, before finally turning to a bearing of South 72 degrees East and travels another 4 ...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 7:50pm

Language Arts
1.Which of the following will you most likely find in a historical novel such as Johnny Tremain? A. A setting in pre-Revolutionary town such as Boston.*** B. Mythical chractars such as Johnny Appleseed. C. Opinions of modern-day historians and political writers. D. Directions ...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 6:56pm

American History
1. Reagan embraced the idea that through tax incentives the private sector would shift its resources from tax shelters to productive investment. This theory is referred to as A. supply-and-demand economics. B. neofederalism. C. deficit economics. D. supply-side economics. 2. ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 10:11pm

POL201
A federal system differs from a unitary system in that: A) power is concentrated in one central government. B) sub-governments delegate power to the central authority . C) power is distributed between the central government and other governmental units. D) the central ...
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 7:35pm

Trig
a ships navigator determines that the ship is moving through the water at 17.5mi/h with a heading of 26.3 degrees north of east but the ship is actually moving at 19.3 mi/h in a direction of 33.7 degrees north of east. What is the velocity of the current? would this be 17....
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 12:43pm

Trig
A jet is 115 mi east and 88.3 i north of Niagara Falls. What is its displacement from Niagara Falls?
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 10:09am

Math
Two ships are moving toward a rendezvous point. Ship A is 5km east and 4km north of the point Ship B is 1km west and 2km north pf the point. How many km part are the two ships? Please . I really need your help
Monday, December 1, 2014 at 12:34am

Calculus,reaction rates
A car starting at 12:00 noon travels west at a speed of 30 kph. Another car starting from the same point at 2:00 PM travels north at 45 kph. Find how fast the two are separating at 4:00 PM?
Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 11:52am

physics
A river is flowing along the east direction with a velocity of 10km/hr. A person heads towards north with a velocity of 2km/hr. what is the velocity of the person with respect to ground?
Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 8:50am

marketing
The types of companies compete in the global marketplace: (1) international firms, (2) multinational firms, and (3) transnational firms. All three employ people in different countries, and many have administrative, marketing, and manufacturing operations (often called ...
Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 12:42am

trigonometry
find the measure of the central angle, where the pendulum of length 40cm travels an arc of 5cm as it swings through an angle
Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 9:44pm

history
Postwar America (1918-1920) faced social change. Explain in 3-5 sentences the changes that occurred at this time.
Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 7:08pm

social studies
1. which factor best explains why native americans were able to make permanent settlements? native americans began to cultivate plants for food. native americans began to create more complex tools and pottery. native americans discovered alternative food sources,such as ...
Friday, November 28, 2014 at 3:36pm

history 911
1. Which accurately describes the action taken by colonists in response to Parliament’s passage of the Intolerable Acts? A. They held the First Continental Congress. *** B. They formed an emergency government and elected a president. C. They created a continental army led...
Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 11:42pm

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