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US History
1.In what ways did groups of natives change the environment they lived in? Use at least 3 examples of tribes in North America. 2. What social, political and economic structures did native tribes set up to help them be successful?
Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 3:20pm

Check my answers?
The passage: For decades, America has been locked in hostile confrontation with the two great Communist powers, the Soviet Union and the People’s Republic of China. We were engaged with the one at many points and almost totally isolated from the other, but our ...
Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 12:57pm

Physics
The plane tectonic theory describes the motion of the continents across the face of Earth. Measurements suggest that Africa and South America were once connected and are drifting apart at an average rate of 3cm/yr. If the two continents are now 7x10^8 cm apart, how long has ...
Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11:28am

Physics Help!!!!
A runner in a relay race runs 20m north, turns around and runs south for 30 m, then turns north again and runs 40m. the entire run took 30 seconds. what was the average speed of the runner? what was the average velocity of the runner?
Saturday, August 30, 2014 at 11:24am

HISTORY
If you were one of the new immigrants who arrived in America in the 1880s, it's most likely that you would have been A. German and Lutheran. B. Italian and Catholic. C. Swedish and Protestant. D. Irish and Protestant. I AM BETWEEN A and D can you please help me ?
Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 5:05pm

finance
You may to invest in a coffee plantation in South Australia. The investment promises to pay $5,000 at the end of year 3, $5,000 at the end of year 4, $5,000 at the end of year 6 and $10,000 at the end of year 10. Similar investments return approximately 15%. How much are you ...
Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 6:40am

English 11
I put a * next to my answers. 1. The Jamestown settlers saved their colony by planting (1 point) a. maize. b. cotton. *c. tobacco. d. wheat. 2. “Our capital town is advanced to about 150 very tolerable (satisfactory) houses for wooden ones; they are chiefly on both the ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 11:33am

physics
Vector has a magnitude of 136 units and points 35.0 ° north of west. Vector points 69.0 ° east of north. Vector points 19.0 ° west of south. These three vectors add to give a resultant vector that is zero. Using components, find the magnitudes of (a) vector and (b...
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 5:27pm

physics
A ship at sea is due into a port 600 km due south in two days. However, a severe storm comes in and blows it 200 km due east from its original position. How far is the ship from its destination?
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 5:41pm

world history
During the Neolithic era, the most isolated part of the world was a)africa b)south asia c)europe d)the americas
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 3:49pm

stat
The ministry of transport and communication is responsible for the enforcement of airline safety regulations and has become concerned about an apparent increase in accidents and near mishaps involving commercial aircraft. One area of concern is overloading due to passenger ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 5:30pm

Am I right?
I have to state three causes and effects of the cold war. Causes: -The Soviet union was trying to get surrounding countries to become communist -The acquisition of atomic weapons by America caused fear in the Soviets. -Both countries feared an attack from each other. Effects...
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 5:15pm

physics
A motorist A leaves a small town and drives East at 28 ms-1 . A second motorist B is driving South towards the same town at 23 ms-1 . Draw a diagram and find the velocity of motorist B relative to motorist A? ( VB REL A ) is this just phythagoras and finding the resultant ...
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 4:35am

physics
A highway is to be built between two towns, one of which lies 47.0 km south and 69.0 km west of the other. (a) What is the shortest length of highway that can be built between the two towns, and (b) at what angle would this highway be directed, as a positive angle with respect...
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 10:56pm

Us history
In the monroe doctrine what does the United States say it will do if any European colonies in North or South America declare their independence?
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 8:21pm

Social Studies
Which of the following was not a tribe of North America when Europeans arrived? A.Olmec B.Cherokee C.Zuni D.Dakota Is the answer D? How did the Native American groups of the northern West Coast adapt to their enviorment? A.They built their homes out of sun-dried brick called ...
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 2:24pm

economic
Is the south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 1:43pm

math
A ship sails due north from a position 5 degrees, 28' South Latitude to position 6 degrees, 43' North Latitude. Given that one minute of latitude is equivalent to 1 nautical mile, the ship has sailed a distance of A. 75 nautical miles B. 371 nautical miles C. 731 ...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 1:26pm

history
9. The politicians who met at the Hartford Convention in 1814 A. recommended changes in the Constitution. B. were mainly concerned with increasing trade with Britain. C. favored secession from the Union. D. represented the interests of the cotton-growing states. Student Answer...
Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 12:03pm

life Orientation
Identify environmental issues that causes ill-health to community in south africa
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11:45am

phy111
A truck is moving at a speed of 70km/h. The exhaust pipe above the truck cab sends out a trail of smoke that makes an angle of 20o east of south behind the truck. If the wind is blowing directly toward the east, what is the wind speed at that location?
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 9:00am

physics
the 900 kg car was traveling south and collided with the 2000kg car traveling west. they both got tangled and moved away from the impact point as one mass at 16.0m/s in the direction 24degrees west of south. what was the initial speed of each prior to the collision?
Monday, August 11, 2014 at 1:03pm

physics
a car with a mass of 900kg and a car with a mass of 2000kg collide. one car is moved away from the impact point as one mass at 16.0m/s in the direction 24 degrees west of south. what was the initial speed of each car prior to the collision?
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 1:01pm

Geography
If you were to dig a hole all the way to the center of the Earth and back where would you end up if you were in Indonesia? Mexico? South America?
Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 2:43am

AP Government and Politics
I have to write a two page essay on whether or not I think that there is a culture war going on in America right now. I say that there is, and my examples are same-sex marriage, immigration, and abortion. Are these good examples?
Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 1:49pm

Science
Imagine that you are part of a research team that is working to control the spread of the Japanese beetle. This is an insect pest from Japan first discovered on the east coast of the United States in 1916. Since that time it has been spreading slowly south and west. The grubs ...
Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 9:11pm

trigonometry
A barge is being towed south at the rate 2 km/hr. A man on the deck walks from west to east at the rate 4ft/s. Find the magnitude and direction of the man's actual velocity.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 6:09am

physics-please help
A proton, traveling with a velocity of 6.8 × 106 m/s due east, experiences a magnetic force that has a maximum magnitude of 8.6 × 10-14 N and direction of due south. What are the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field causing the force? If the field is up, ...
Monday, August 4, 2014 at 7:18am

Physics ASAP
A proton, traveling with a velocity of 6.8 × 106 m/s due east, experiences a magnetic force that has a maximum magnitude of 8.6 × 10-14 N and direction of due south. What are the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field causing the force? If the field is up, ...
Sunday, August 3, 2014 at 6:59am

math
Hey I'd really appreciate some help with this problem please. Kathie and her friend Tia are on their motorcycles heading north to Springfield on the same straight highway. Kathie leaves from a point 115 miles south of Springfield at 10:00 A.M., and Tia leaves from a point ...
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 9:04pm

Physics
A proton, traveling with a velocity of 6.8 × 106 m/s due east, experiences a magnetic force that has a maximum magnitude of 8.6 × 10-14 N and direction of due south. What are the magnitude and direction of the magnetic field causing the force? If the field is up, ...
Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 12:53pm

math
Marjorie is on her way to school. She walks 0.75 Km North, 0.5 Km. East and 0.45 Km. South. How many Km. did she walk to get to school?
Friday, August 1, 2014 at 4:11am

science
forces of 20N to the south,40N to the northeast, and 10N to be east act on the object.the magnitude of resultant force is a)10N b)39 N c)20 N d)46 N
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:09pm

physics
A bus traveled 10.0 km from the north end of the city to the south in 10.0 minutes. The average speed of the bus was
Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 5:54pm

world history
Which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? A. Johnson told Congress to pass the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution to let him expand the war. B. Congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution. C. The destroyer Maddox was sunk...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 11:59am

us history
I was wondering if somebody could help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One: Despite Watergate, did not Richard Nixon's presidency start the Republican ascendency of the following period? Why and how did this happen? -1. Yes it did. The ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:46pm

us history
I was wondering if somebody can help me improve on my answers to these questions below. Thank you. One Explain the evolution of Cold War liberalism between 1945 and 1968, that is from the presidency of Harry S. Truman through John F. Kennedy and to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Why ...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 12:43pm

Physics 2
A 60 cm long wire is oriented from east to west directly above the equator and carries a current of 5 A (toward the east). What is the magnitude and direction of the magnetic force on this wire due to the earth’s magnetic field (30 µT oriented south and north)?
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 5:14pm

English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:30pm

economics
what is the south africa government providing and to whom
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 2:25pm

College English
Red Jacket and Tecumseh in their respective speeches (again, as translated and transcribed), make frequent reference to “brothers” and brotherhood. Why such emphasis, at that historical moment, upon fraternity and unity? CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWER TO SEE IF I ANSWER...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 1:18pm

College English
Discuss, in “Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God,” Edwards’ description of God’s wrath and Edwards’ use of the metaphors of storm and thunder, flood and fire. CAN YOU TELL ME DID I ANSWER THE QUESTION RIGHT? Jonathan Edwards is a name that is getting ...
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 12:00pm

Science
While picking up passengers in a big city, a taxi driver drives 20.0 blocks south, then 15.0 blocks east, and then 6.0 more blocks south. What is the magnitude of the taxi’s resultant displacement? Iv'e been using the equation sqrt(x^2+y^2+z^2) THe answer I get is 25....
Monday, July 28, 2014 at 10:12am

physics
A 42 mT magnetic field points due west. If a proton of kinetic energy 9x10E-12 J enters this field in an upward direction, find the magnetic force acting on the proton in magnitude and direction. What magnetic force would an electron experience due to Earth’s magnetic ...
Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 1:19pm

physics
A straight copper conductor is held parallel to the axis of a freely suspended magnetic needle such that the conductor is under the needle and the current is flowing from south to north. In which direction the north of magnetic needle will move?
Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 10:58am

POL 201
Those who attended the Constitutional Convention believed that (Points : 1) England was an evil society. America had made a great mistake in fighting the revolutionary war. British institutions of government were good but they became corrupt. America would only achieve ...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 10:34pm

College English
John Winthrop “A Model of Christian Charity" Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. CAN SOMEONE TELL ME IF I ANSWER IT RIGHT? In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward ...
Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 12:45pm

college English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 8:42pm

English
Discuss the manner in which the theories expressed by John Winthrop are in some degree evident in American government and culture today. Can someone tell if my answer is right. In Prospero's America, Walter W. Woodward looks at the exchange of catalytic society to America ...
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 7:31pm

economics
What is the South african government providing and To whom
Friday, July 25, 2014 at 6:55am

Government
Political Parties have organizations at the a) state level. b) national level c) local level. d) all of the above I think it d America utilizes a three party system comprised of the Democratic Party, Republican Party, and Green Party. a)true b) false I think False Ronald Regan...
Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 11:55am

PHYSICS
Ana run in a circular path. The dimension of the circular path is r = 10m , she finished it in 20 seconds. Find his speed, distance, displacement and velocity. 10m east (starting point) and 10 m south (finish point)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at 4:41am

the south african government is not providing enough welfare
what are welfare payments or consumer subsidies
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 1:03am

Economic
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Monday, July 21, 2014 at 11:46am

Can anyone help with this paragraph??? english
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 10:16pm

home economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 8:25am

English - Miss Sue Help!!!
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 9:12pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 8:23pm

History
Does America's place in world affairs reflect its economic position?
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:44pm

English
Rewrite the following paragraph. Add colons and semicolons where needed. Note that a spelling/grammar-checker does not always catch these errors. One of the most exciting experiences in my life was traveling to Uruguay in South America in June of 2005, through the end of ...
Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 8:10pm

us history
Why was Martin Luther KingÕs ÒI have a dreamÓ speech so pivotal in Americanhistory? Did it redefine the nature of America? Of the American dream,?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 7:47pm

physics
You walk to the corner store after school to buy a carton of milk before going home. The store is 750 m south of the school, and your house is 625 m north of the school. What distance have you travelled since leaving the school?
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:58am

Public Organization Management
Can someone read over my case paperI cannot add a file so i just copied and pasted it...I did not add my references at the end either or the tables since they wont show up right here just need to see if this makes sense and flows and my in paper citations are correct. ...
Monday, July 14, 2014 at 10:03am

physics
1. which of the following is not true about magnetic field lines a) mag. field lines flow from North to South inside the magnet b) mag. field lines do not cross c) mag. field line density is proportional to field strength d) mag. field is strongest closest to the ends of a bar...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 8:17pm

Math
A boat sails 40km from point A to point B, east of A on a lake. Lodge P is south of point A. Another lodge Q is south of point B. The bearing of Q from point A is S52degresE and the bearing of P from B is S39degresW. If P is 60km from Q, calculate the bearing of lodge Q from ...
Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:58pm

Social Studies
what did Lincoln mean when he stated, "If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." I think he meant that when our government policies start doing more damage than all of America's enemies have done, we as a nation are allowing ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:28pm

geography
The Alternative for the Americas agreement of the early 2000's is primarily aimed at A. creating a Latin American Union B. inviting foreign investment from Asia C. improving ties with the European Union D. excluding the United States from Latin America My answer is D, if ...
Friday, July 11, 2014 at 1:17am

Law
1. This person, sentenced to life with little hope of parole, could live many years in the prisons of America and whose physical or mental disabilities require more extensive medical and treatment care. A. Infectious offender B. Developmentally challenged offender C. Sex ...
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 5:01pm

Physics
A boat is moving 24.4m/s, 35 degrees North of East against the 10m/s water current that flows towards south. What would be the speed of the boat as it crosses the river
Thursday, July 10, 2014 at 8:56am

Physics
1. You are looking into a current carrying solenoid and notice that the compass needle indicates that you are at the south end of the magnetic field. What is the direction of the current in the coil and how do you know? Would it be clockwise because current moves towards the ...
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 4:02pm

Geography
Is Greenland part of North America?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 12:20pm

History
How did World War II transform American society? Was the impact of the conflict as profound on American society as it was on America's position in the world?
Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at 12:36am

POL Week 4. Answer check
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) *A) have one Chief Justice. B)have five associate justices. C)sit in two sessions each year. D)determine how many federal districts there would be. ...
Monday, July 7, 2014 at 11:33pm

American history
At the outset of the secessionist movement in the south, which state defeated the cooperation it's argument that the south should act as a unit?
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 3:55pm

PHYSICS
an ant walks 22 cm in a northerly directions turns and walks southeasterly (45 degree East Of South) a distance of 47 cm what is a resultant displacement?
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 4:37am

PHYSICS
a motorcycle is driven 50 km west then 30 km south and 25 km 30 degree west of south show the vector diagram find the total displacement of motorcycle
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 4:21am

POL 201 Week 4 quiz help
Question 1.1. The Judiciary Act of 1789 established all of the following except that the Supreme Court would (Points : 1) have one Chief Justice. have five associate justices. sit in two sessions each year. determine how many federal districts there would be. Question 2.2. ...
Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 9:32pm

physics
Two electrons are placed; one at north pole and other at south pole of earth. Find the force between them. Given diameter of earth= 12800 km.
Friday, July 4, 2014 at 4:23am

Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
1. When does the Narrative of Sojourner Truth take place? A. right after the Emancipation Proclamation. . Before the Civil War. C. During the Civil War. D. After the Civil War 2. In emphasizing the importance of individual thinking and basing one's beliefs on one's own...
Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 11:39pm

maths
A man walks 40m north then 30 m east and then 40 n south. Find the displacement from the starting point?
Friday, June 27, 2014 at 2:12pm

Physics
Two cars collide at an icy intersection and stick together afterward. The first car has a mass of 1500 kg and was approaching at 9.00 m/s due south. The second car has a mass of 700 kg and was approaching at 15.0 m/s due west. (a) Calculate the final velocity of the cars. (b) ...
Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 5:07pm

Physics
An airplane is flying due south with a velocity of 26.0 m/s. a. If there is a tailwind of 27.0 m/s, what is the magnitude and direction of the actual velocity of the airplane? (a tailwind blows in the same direction as the motion of the airplane) b. If there is a headwind of ...
Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 5:48am

physics
what air speed and heading would enable a plane to travel [NE] with a ground speed of 275 km/h if there is a wind blowing at 55 km/h from the south?
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 7:40pm

Economic
What is the south african government providing and to whom?
Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:21am

Physics
a boat leaves shore and travels 30km east and then 15km 50 degree South of east Find the resultant the boats resultant displacement?
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 10:12pm

economics
the south african government is not providing welfare or sudsidies to the poor and underpriviledged
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:08pm

USA Colonists History
|rich soil |available land |wildlife |sea life |forests |fresh water |minerals such as water Many people from Europe came to North America during the 1600s and 1700s to explore the land and make money. using information from the chart above and your own knowledge, describe TWO...
Friday, June 13, 2014 at 1:41pm

Physics
A 7.50 kg bowling ball strikes a stationary 4.50 kg bowling ball. After the collision, the 4.50 kg ball is traveling 8.50 m/s 30.0° east of north; the 7.50 kg ball is traveling 6.50 m/s 20.0° south of east. What was the initial velocity (magnitude and direction) of the...
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 3:16pm

Physics
A man was lost in the woods. He wanders 3 km north, then 7 km east, then 7 km south, then 4 km west. What is the magnitude and direction of his resultant displacement?
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 9:46am

HISTORY
8. Read the paragraph, which may contain errors or false beliefs about the Civil War: Maryland was an important state in the Civil War. Due to its location, it was the key to the North maintaining control of its capital, Washington, D.C. Maryland formed the east and north ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:08pm

HISTORY
1. Which factor contributed most to the increased importance of literature in American culture during the 19th century? (5 points) the success of major social-reform movements **** the spread of utopian communities throughout the nation the migration of European intellectuals ...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 6:23pm

ss - 1 question!
5. What is nativism? (1 point) the patriotism that led to America's success in World War I the belief in the importance of rights for Native Americans the anti-immigrant feeling that prevailed during the 1920s the strengthening of national military prowess
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 8:34am

history
1. Which factor contributed most to the U.S. acquisition of Florida in 1819? A.The defeat of Great Britain in the War of 1812 B. U.S. military victories in Florida during the 1810s C. Spain's loss of control over its South American territories D. Territorial disputes ...
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 8:19pm

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and underpriviledged?
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:02pm

POL 201 week 1 Quiz
Question 1.1. In John Locke’s social contract, we (Points : 1) submit to the absolute authority of the sovereign. donate all our property to the aristocracy. can rebel against the sovereign whenever we want. exchange our absolute liberty for political freedom. Question 2...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 9:26pm

Physics
Help please A wire carries a current of 5.2 A from east to west through a 6.0 m section of wire in the earth's magnetic field of 1 × 10^-5 T at a location where the magnetic field points south. What is the magnitude of the magnetic force acting on the wire? 3.1 &...
Monday, June 9, 2014 at 12:41pm

english HELP
Rewrite the following sentences to ensure that the pronouns are used appropriately and that they have antecedents. If the sentence is correct, type "correct". (Each question is worth one point) 1- It would be nice to go to the aquarium. 2- It said on the news that ...
Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 10:02am

Algebra
If Tom Bombadil's house is 12 miles east of Hobbiton and 16 miles south, what is the straight line distance (omit units) Where do I start ?
Friday, June 6, 2014 at 7:48am

Physics
Help me with this please A 6.0 m section of wire carries a current of 5.2 A from east to west in the earth's magnetic field of 1.0 × 10^-5 T at a location where the magnetic field points south. In which direction does the magnetic force act on the wire? north south ...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 6:30pm

civics
Which of the following correctly describes an example of how climate affected the settlement in North America ? A. most of the United states settled in the Midwest, where temperatures are less extreme. B.Most of Canada's population lives along the southern border, where ...
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 5:32pm

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