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May 24, 2015

Homework Help: Social Studies: Geography: South America

Recent Homework Questions About South America

economics
What is the south african government providing and to whom
Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 7:06am

trigonometry
Two planes leave teh same airport at the same time. one flies 20 degrees east of north at 500 mph. the second flies 30 degrees east of south at 600 mph. how far apart are the planes after 2 hours?
Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 9:28pm

History Help Thanks
1. One reason Texans elected William Clements governor in 1978 was his political experience. lack of political experience.* support for urban dwellers. association with the Democrats. 2. Workers in maquiladoras receive low wages.* receive high wages. are generally middle­...
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 9:40pm

Economics
The south african government is not providing enough welfare or subsidies to the poor and the underpriviledge. To whom are these welfare or subsidies provided and how?
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at 10:08am

Social Studies
Why was south carolina pleased with detente? A). It helped the state attract business. B). It gave the state more federal funding. C). It reduced the need for military bases. D). It reduced the possibility of nuclear war. I think its b but i'm really not sure please help ...
Monday, May 18, 2015 at 6:22pm

physics
A boat heads across an East-West river flowing at 3 m/s [W]. The boat starts at the South End and travels at 6 m/s [N25W]. What is the velocity (including direction) of the boat with respect to the ground?
Monday, May 18, 2015 at 1:00pm

Physics
A pilot maintains a heading due west with an air speed of 240 km/h. After flying for 30 min, he finds himself over a town that he knows is 150 km west and 40 km south of his starting point. a) What is the wind velocity, in magnitude and direction? b) What heading should he now...
Monday, May 18, 2015 at 12:58pm

PHYSICS
a river is flowing west to east at a speed of 5 m/ minutes .in what direction should a man on the south bank of the river capable of swimming of 10 m / minutes in still water should swim to cross the river 1. in short time 2.along short path
Monday, May 18, 2015 at 2:14am

Ms. Sue PLZ HELP!!!(Civics)
In the examples of North and South Korea and North and South Vietnam, the United States chose a course of action that could best be described as __________. Intervention Imperialism Diplomacy*** Isolation
Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 4:03pm

Ms. Sue PLZ HELP!!!(Civics)
Which of the following describes how the physical features of countries in North America influence trade in these countries? Most have flat terrain, making railroads the least expensive method of transporting goods. With oceans on both sides, most countries have access to many...
Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 1:10pm

Ms. Sue PLZ HELP!!!(Civics)
Some countries in North America are richer in natural resources than other countries. Which of the following is the most likely result of having a wealth of natural resources? The country will have a better climate and environmental conditions. The country will have less of a ...
Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 1:05pm

Social Studies
South Asia’s flood plains have attracted a great deal of people because of their _______________. rich soil?
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 6:31pm

Geography
How does geography affect economic activity in South Asia? A. Being surrounded by the Arabian Sea and Indian Ocean limits trade in India. B. The Himalayas protect crops of Indian farmers from heavy rains and extreme weather. C. The diversity of climates in India means farmers ...
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 3:02pm

English- Ms. Sue
I asked these 2 questions yesterday and Writeacher answered but was unsure, could you please take a look at them. 3. Which excerpt from William Wordsworth's "The World Is Too Much With Us" is most explicitly critical of modern life? A.) "We have given our ...
Friday, May 15, 2015 at 2:29pm

English
Which sentence contains a comma that is correctly placed but unnecessary? A.) I wanted to sleep late, but it was a school day. B.) However, it wasn't worth the effort. C.) We hopped, skipped and jumped in gym class today. D.) Last week, we drove through Nebraska, Iowa, and...
Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 9:14pm

Social Studies
Extended Response 1. How are the cultures in South America like the cultures in Mexico? How are they different? 2. How might the cultures of Latin America be different if the Spanish and Portuguese had never arrived? What kind of culture do you think would dominate the region ...
Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 5:47pm

Social Studies
Please check my answers??? 4. Trade and travel among the regions of South America have been affected by a. natural resources and vegetation b. high mountains and dense rain forests (I picked this) c. the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean d. Argentina and Venezuela's ...
Thursday, May 14, 2015 at 12:09pm

History
1) How was Nixon appeal to Middle America a strategized? a) He tried aggressively to gain the majority of his support for protesters and aimed his campaigns towards them. b) He highlighted the salient issues that plagued and concerned many less outspoken Americans and promised...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 6:36pm

history! please help! :)
1. Andean countries in South America include: *Ecuador and Bolivia *Peru and Chile *Ecuador and Columbia *Venezuela and Brazil I chose all except Peru and Chile. 2. Which of the following statements about the ancestry of most of the people of Central America is most accurate? ...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 3:56pm

Social Studies
Farmers in the northern Indo-Gangetic plain of south Asia rely mostly on: A. Water carried by rivers that drain from the Himalayas B. Cool air that brings drenching rain C. Monsoons that bring needed moisture D. Desert wind that balances the cold moist air from the Himalayas A?
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 12:04pm

ss
What impact do monsoon winds most have on south asia
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 11:57am

SS
1.) The Himalayas separate ______. a.) Pakistan and India b.) The Indian subcontinent from the rest of Asia. c.) Afghanistan from the rest of South Asia. d.)Northern and Southern Asia. B?
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 11:13am

SS
Monitor the strength of democracy in the eight countries of South Asia by looking at the fairness of most recent elections, the existence of a free press, the strength of the judiciary, and the depth of involvement of the nations’ citizens. Explain which country has the ...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 10:05am

SS
could you explain democracy in south asia
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 9:44am

social studies
what impact did the education improvement act of 1984 have on south carolina
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 7:16pm

Life Orientation
Critically discuss six ways in wich the human right violation for an example xenophobia impacts on individuals and groups and the consequences that the human right violation have on the individual as well as on your community or any other community or within South Africa.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 2:03pm

Application of Integrals Check My Work
I would like someone to double-check my answers on this question: River currents (miles per hour) at a certain location are given below. The current direction at this location was “from the north” during the time interval shown, and the current did not exhibit any ...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 12:05pm

English
Story : The Ethanol Debate Natalie Stewart What feature of the selection BEST illustrates that it is a persuasive essay? A) < -- A? the chart showing the rise in corn prices B) the information on how farmers feed their herds C) the description of how ethanol use costs ...
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 9:26pm

physics questions
1. The batteries in a digital alarm clock provide a terminal voltage of 9 V. What is the potential difference across the entire clock current? A. 4.5 V B. 18.0 V C. 9.0 V D. 6.0 V **C is my answer 2. Why does the earth have a magnetic declination? a. the earth's axis of ...
Monday, May 11, 2015 at 7:38pm

Trig
Two pilots take off from the same airport. Mason heads due south. Nancy heads 23 west of south. After 400 land miles, how far is Nancy from Mason’s route? I think 156.29, but I'm not sure because the question comes in a lesson on sum and difference identities...
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 8:20pm

ela
Immigrants have changes america, but america has also changed them what does this mean you can read the article Holding on to heritage before it slips away Thanks
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 3:26pm

Social Studies
Monitor the strength of democracy in the eight countries of South Asia by looking at the fairness of most recent elections, the existence of a free press, the strength of the judiciary, and the depth of involvement of the nations’ citizens. Explain which country has the ...
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1:27pm

help please!
The sea ice around the south pole fluctuates between 18 million square kilometers in September to 3 million square kilometers in March. During how many months are there more than 15 million square kilometers of sea ice?
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 9:48am

Economics
What is South African government providing and to whom?
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 7:56am

Math
The sea ice around the south pole fluctuates between 18 million square kilometers in September to 3 million square kilometers in March. During how many months are there more than 15 million square kilometers of sea ice?
Friday, May 8, 2015 at 4:54am

History Check Please
1. One reason Texans elected William Clements governor in 1978 was his (1 point) political experience. lack of political experience.* support for urban dwellers. association with the Democrats. 2. Workers in maquiladoras (1 point) receive low wages. receive high wages. are ...
Thursday, May 7, 2015 at 3:21pm

Social Studies
What are the causes of the water pollution that threaten South Asia today? overpopulation, growing cities, damming of rivers, and the need for more irrigation burning down of forests, building of new factories, and more cars the use of major rivers in religious festivals ...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 9:27pm

SS
What is the source of many of the political conflicts in south asia a. overpopulation b. taxation c. religious rivalry d. water resources C?
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 9:10pm

Social Studies
Read the passage and answer the question that follows: John Brown, supported by abolitionists and Republicans, tried to start a slave revolt. Therefore be it resolved that the defense of slavery is a common cause to all Southern states. At the call of any Southern state, we ...
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 3:12pm

Physics
A rowboat is moving at 3 km/hr straight across a river from north to south and the river is flowing east at 4 km/hr. What is the resultant velocity?
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 3:23pm

American Goverment
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 ...
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 5:03pm

Social Studies
3. How did mass production in the 1920s affect life in South Carolina? A. The variety of available consumer products decreased B. Some citizens bought mass produced cars C. Farmers bought mass produced farm vehicles D. Citizens purchased more hand-made items i think it is b
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 2:57pm

Business Economics
What subsidies and welfare payments is the south african government providing and to whom ?
Monday, May 4, 2015 at 1:24am

Calculus max/min
d=0.767. There are two parallel sidewalks that are separated by the park that is 600 feet wide. You are standing on the south sidewalk facing east. On the north sidewalk, 2000 feet ahead of you, is a bus stop. You can walk on the sidewalk at 5.5+d feet per sec. You can walk ...
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 10:44pm

english/polsci essay excerpt edit
Can someone edit this? Also, does anyone edit whole papers? During the Vietnam War (1954), Richard Nixon invaded Cambodia and secretly made treaties with the Vietnam leader Hi Chi Minh void of Congressional approval. Further still, he refused to enact a spending bill passed by...
Sunday, May 3, 2015 at 12:25pm

civics
for the countries in north america each import and export different products the united states exports to other countries on every continent why is this possible
Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 2:43pm

Social studies
How did the Cold War affect South Carolina? A. Military bases were reopened or built in the state*** B. the Soviet Union became a trade partner C. Communism became a popular political system D. The state experienced an economic recession
Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:23pm

math
Ryans limo drove 24 miles east and then drove 50 miles south How far is the limo from where he started round to nearest tenth
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 6:33pm

Nafta government
Why is the United States involved in this organization? is it to establish a trilateral trade bloc in North America
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:28pm

Calculus and Vectors
A plane is flying south east at a constant speed of 900km/h. The wind is blowing towards the north at 100km/h. Determine the resultant velocity of the plane relative to the ground.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:24pm

Social Studies
The economic loss which came through war was great, but not nearly as influential as the psychological change, the change in habit and thought... "The hatred of the Yankees was increased. The defeated Southern leaders were popular heroes. Numbers of Southerners planned to...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:16pm

Civics HELP!!! Ms.Sue
Which of the following describes how the physical features of countries in North America influence trade in these countries? A) Most have flat terrain, making railroads the least expensive method of transporting goods. B) With oceans on both sides, most countries have access ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 5:01pm

Calculus
An airplane is heading due east with an airspeed of 220km/h when it encounters a wind from the south at 76km/h. What is the direction of the resultant velocity of the airplane The answer is E19.06°N but I don't know how
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:49pm

History/ Civics
1.How did the capture of Vicksburg, Mississippi, take advantage of a Confederate weakness? A-The Confederacy had few soldiers and relied on its well-trained generals to win battles. B- The Confederacy had few weapons manufacturers and relied on Vicksburg for ammunition. C- The...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:41pm

History
1.Which 19th century movements were most associated with each another? A- Socialism and imperialism B- Transcendentalism and utopianism C- abolitionism and manifest destiny D- romanticism and democratic-republicanism 2.The writings of Transcendentalists had the greatest ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 4:18pm

Social Studies
1. what post war industry became more important in south carolina due to new roads? a. tourism b. agriculture c. manufacturing d. mining I think its a. please help as soon as possible
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 2:26pm

History
1.Which 19th century movements were most associated with each another? A- Socialism and imperialism B- Transcendentalism and utopianism C- abolitionism and manifest destiny D- romanticism and democratic-republicanism 2.The writings of Transcendentalists had the greatest ...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 12:09pm

History Help! Very easy.
How are the cultures in South America like the cultures in Mexico? How are they different? I already got the similarities. I need DIFFERENCES, and the Internet, full of approximately 150 websites I checked, has NO use.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 9:30pm

English, pls help
Pls help "About Russell" 27. During "the greatest kickball game ever," Russell (1 point) scores the winning point. leaves with the ball. causes his team to lose. starts an argument, ending the game. 28. When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 3:36pm

Social Studies
Which of the following is not an example of resistance to change in the 1920s? (Choose All That reply) A. The KKK targeted more than just African Americans with its ideas of everyone's ''proper place'' in society. B. Racial segregation continued in the ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 12:44pm

English, pls help asap
Pls help "About Russell" 27. During "the greatest kickball game ever," Russell (1 point) scores the winning point. leaves with the ball. causes his team to lose. starts an argument, ending the game. 28. When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that ...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 11:01am

History
1.Which answer best describes a reason why industries flourished in New England? A- The people in New England had more work experience. B- New England had more lakes to use for water in factories. C- The soil was better than in the South so they could grow better crops. D- The...
Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at 2:10am

Social studies
Which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in south carolina
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 9:44pm

History
Which explains why the Compromise of 1850 intensified the argument about slavery? A- People for and against slavery migrated to Western stats to influence laws. B~Free states in the West added more antislavery votes to Congress. C~The equal division of slave and free ...
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:46pm

Social Studies
Explain the following quote as it applies to Reconstruction: “The slave went free; stood a brief moment in the sun; then moved back again toward slavery.” In response, identify the purpose of Reconstruction in the South after the end of the Civil War. Then decide why...
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 2:12pm

economics
What is the south African government providing and to whom?
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 12:11pm

polynominals
The number of trout in America, since 1970, is given by the following: y = x^2 + 3x + 2, where x is the number of years and y is the number of trout in millions. What is the number of trout in the years 1975, 1980, and 1985?
Monday, April 27, 2015 at 10:58am

math
King Arthur II has problems with pronouncing the digit 3. People are afraid of presenting something which includes 3 in it. The solution found is that if any number includes 3 as a digit, the number is divided by 2. This process continues as far as the new numbers include new ...
Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 9:17am

Civics
1. A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called A. imperialism. B. militarism. C. isolationism. D. federalism. C?
Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 7:19pm

Social studies
1. Which word best describes modern life for Japanese teenagers such as Asuka? relaxed crowded isolated traditional 2. Tropical storms often hit Japan during the ________. summer winter spring fall 3. Which of Japan's islands has the largest level area? Hokkaido Honshu ...
Friday, April 24, 2015 at 1:19pm

College Algebra
The function w(x) = -0.01x² + 0.27x + 8.60 can be used to estimate the number of self-employed workers in America in millions, x years after 1980. For what years were there (or will be there) 9.7 million self-employed worker in America?
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 12:25pm

economics
the south african government is not providing welfare or suubsidies to the poor and underpriveledged
Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 9:30am

Social Studies
1. Which is a key factor that affects the climate of mountainous Latin America? (2 points) • snow • El Niño • elevation • sea breezes 2. Which statement best describes the economies of Central America? (2 points) • Central America's economy ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 4:29pm

SS
What changes did the Aryan migration bring to India? (1 point) The Aryans brought Islam to the region of South Asia. The Aryans developed the Mughal Empire. The Aryans established the caste system and helped develop Hinduism. The Aryans helped spread Buddhism throughout the ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 4:10pm

history
17. Under Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy, A. the collective security among the nations of the Western Hemisphere declined. B. American commerce with Latin America increased, but only slightly. C. the Platt Amendment was rescinded. D. Cordell Hull favored ...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 12:51am

Language Arts Ms. Sue?? Writeteacher??
"President Lincoln's Declaration of Emancipation, January 1, 1863 bu Frances E. W. Harper It shall flash through coming ages, It shall light the distant years; And eyes now dim with sorrow Shall be brighter through their tears IT shall flush the mountain ranges, And ...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 11:15pm

help last one asap ss
Discuss the significance that segregation, voting rights, and education had on African American life in the South during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 8:47pm

Civics
1.   A basic position in American foreign policy has been that America must defend its foreign interests related to trade and security. The main foreign policy position opposed to this American policy is called  A. imperialism. B. militarism. C. isolationism. D...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 7:32pm

Life orientation
What are the Socio-econimic issue that affect human Rights in south Africa?
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 5:58pm

English
In america, our government is based on the principles of society and the rights of man. do you agree or disagree? List at list 3 example.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 3:24pm

creative arts
south African monologue for teenage girls
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 1:45pm

Social Studies
What was the effect of the Act on both the North and South.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 12:47pm

Social Studies
Which of the following would be an example of physical destruction that needed repair during the Reconstruction period? A. the continued reliance on agriculture for the South B. the restrictions placed on former slaves by southern states C.the aftermath of Sherman's march ...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 11:12am

History
How were William Lloyd Garrison and the Rev. Elijah Lovejoy alike? Both lived in Boston and were Underground Railroad conductors. Both printed newspapers with antislavery messages in the North. Both used their houses as Underground Railroad stations and risked their lives for ...
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:27pm

Social studies
how was south carolina constitution of 1868 different from earlier versions? A. Representation was based on wealth and population B. Property owners alone could vote C. All men were given the right to vote D. Women were given the right to vote Is it A:)
Friday, April 17, 2015 at 2:10pm

math word problem
You are in a car. The car begins your journey by traveling 3 miles south in a straight path. The car then travels 9 miles east in a straight path and then turns and travels another 9 miles south in a straight path to end the journey. What is the straight-line distance between ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 8:30pm

College Physics
Two cars collide at an icy intersection and stick together afterward. The first car has a mass of 1050Kg and was approaching at 8.00m/s due south. The second car has a mass of 700Kg and was approaching at 20.0m/s due west. A) Calculate the final velocity of the cars.(Note ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 2:07pm

SOUTH CAROLINA STATE HISTORY
9. Which event did NOT change the culture of the United States during the early 1920s? (1 point) a. bank failures that closed factories and decreased job opportunities b. installment plans used to purchase expensive consumer goods c. boll weevil infestations which changed ...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 10:48pm

Science
You are trying to determine how far it is to your new friends house. You find out that you actually live on the same street. You also use the same bus stop. Google maps says that your house is 24 meters south of the shared bus stop. Your friend said that he measure his ...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 3:30pm

History
I am having a hard time with this question and where to look for the answer. How might the cultures of Latin America be different if the spanish and portugese never arrived? Also what kind of culture do you think would dominate today?thanks
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 2:51pm

Math
If a man runs for an hour and a half at 8 miles an hour due south; and then he continues south on a bus traveling at 55 miles an hour, for 24 minutes. How far did he travel?
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 12:39pm

Social Studies
How did the wartime economies of the North and South compare? a. Goods and resources of the North b. Goods and resources of the South (the a and b are not answer choices I have to answer those in my answer for the main question)
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 9:36pm

Social Studies
Thank you very much for your help, i am in a rush but i will be patient. * marks my answer. 1. What was the effect of World War I on South Carolina? A. The state economy shrunk significantly. B. Citizens used more resources, such as meat and fuel, than before the war. C. ...
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 8:43pm

calc
A boat leaves a dock at 3:00 PM and travels due south at a speed of 20 km/h. Another boat has been heading due east at 15 km/h and reaches the same dock at 4:00 PM. How many minutes after 3:00 PM were the two boats closest together? (Round your answer to the nearest minute.)
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 7:15pm

SS Help!!
Abraham Lincoln caused four states to join the Confederacy by ________. :Declaring War :Firing on Fort Sumter*** :Emancipating the enslaved people :Calling for troops What Confederate capital was only about 100 miles from Washington, D.C.? :Richmond, Virginia*** :Lexington, ...
Monday, April 13, 2015 at 6:26pm

History
As a result of the Industrial Revolution, British and French financiers built up enormous reserves of capital. Seeking to earn high rates of return on their investments, they helped to finance all of the following except: (choose one) a. The Suez Canal in Egypt, which ...
Monday, April 13, 2015 at 7:51am

Physics
You and your friends are doing physics experiments on a frozenpond that serves as a frictionless, horizontal surface. Sam,with mass 80.0 kg, is given a push and slides eastward. Abigail, with mass 50.0 kg, is sent sliding northward. Theycollide and after the collision, Sam is ...
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 1:55pm

SS
what qualities are valued in south korea
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 10:22am

maths ib
the angle of elevation of the top of tower from a point A due south of it is 68 degrees .From a point B due east of A the angle of elevation of the top is 54 degrees.If A is 50 m from B find the height of the tower.
Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 8:26am

math
an airplane is flying 120 km south and 130km west of an airport. It is flying at a height of 10 km . what is the straight line distance to the airport?
Friday, April 10, 2015 at 10:01pm

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