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Law
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Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 10:39pm

Law
incarceration = time spent in jail or prison maximum = the most that can be applied potential penalty = possible punishment
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 9:50pm

Law
and the potential penalty is less for the 12-year-old because of his age.
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 9:25pm

Law
what does it means boys could face incarceration in a juvenile facility until they are 18 as a maximum penalty.
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 9:25pm

Physics
The law of conservation of linear momentum mv=(m+M)u The law of conservation of energy u =mv/(m+M) = 0.01•100/(0.99+0.01)= 1 m/s. (m+M)u²/2 =(m+M)gh h= u²/2•g=1/2•9.8=0.05 m mv²/2- (m+M)u²/2 = 0.01•10000/2 - 1•1/2 = 50-0.5=49.5 J
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 5:57pm

criminal justice/ fundemental of policing
describe various types of policing angencies at the local, state, federal and how each is organized. Identify the principal roles and functions of each police organization and their role as they relate to the law
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 2:26pm

Business Law
What rights or defenses, if any, does Cereal, Inc. have under contract law? Remedies available to Grocery, Inc. and Cereal, Inc.
Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 9:45am

Math
figure side lengths, then use the law of cosines. AB^2 = 25 BC^2 = 40 AC^2 = 85 AC^2 = AB^2 + BC^2 - 2*AB*BC*cosABC 85 = 25+40-2√1000 * cosABC <ABC =~ 109°
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:49pm

Math
using the law of cosines, d^2 = 285^2 + 183^2 - 2(285)(183)cos14° d = 116.2m
Friday, August 31, 2012 at 1:36pm

PHYHICS
look up Snell's Law. The light bends as it emerges from the water, so the apparent depth of objects (like the bottom of the pool) is less than the actual depth.
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 4:47pm

Soc studies declaration of independence
Originally, governments were set up so the people forming them would have protection from other people -- and notice two particular passages in the US Constitution: 1. In the preamble: We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice...
Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 7:07am

community/public health
identify a new law or regulation that affects the practice of public health or community health nursing. Discover the sponsor of the action. Using news reports, statements in the public record, personal telephone or data.
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 11:38am

math
Assuming we are not taking Snell's Law into account, the distance d is given by sec 25° = x/20 x = 22.07 ft
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 3:16pm

physics
why it is easier to tear a paper off a full roll than a mostly used one? Is it because of Newton's law?
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 2:29pm

Physics
The law of conservation of energy m•g•h1=m•v1²/2 v1=sqrt(2•g•h1)=sqrt(2•9.​8•30) =24.3 m/s m•v2²/2=m•g•h2 v2=sqrt(2•g•h2)=sqrt(2•9.​8•20) =19.8 m/s The law of conservation of linear ...
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 6:07am

Physics
Numbers out require numbers in. Add components or use the law of cosines.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 8:01am

Business Law
Jules agrees to pay Dr. Smekyll a million dollars and Smekyll agrees to invent an automobile engine that runs on air rather than gasoline. Why would this contract not be legally binding? What could Jules and Smekyll do to make sure that their contract is enforceable?
Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:54am

American Govt.
It's A. The Brown Decision was dejure because because it declared Kansas's school segregation law unconstitutional. Affirmative action was defacto because it was common practice, but it wasn't the law.
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 5:59pm

Physics
OK. Lets walk thru one. Consider the force on charge A. It has two components, which are vectors. The force on A from C is kQaQc/distance^2, along the direction from C to A. The force on A from B is kQbQa/distance^2, along the direction from B to A so you can calculate those ...
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 1:27pm

physic
Look at the top. distance to each charge is .3 m. I assume you want the magnitude of the force, not direction. I will do A. ForceonA=forcefromB+force from C. Draw the duagran, Label the forces B, and C. Move force C to the end of A (as in adding verctors, the resultant is R ...
Friday, August 17, 2012 at 8:47pm

maths
make a sketch. let angle C = x , then angle B = 2x also, let angle BAD = y = angle CAD , (Angle A was bisected by AD) then in triangle ABC , 2x + 2y + x = 180 y = (180-3x)/2 = 90 - 3x/2 by exterior angle theorem, angle BDA = x+y and angle CDA = 2x+y let AB = m = DC , (given) ...
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 8:27am

Business Law
Be sure to read Article I Section I of the US Constitution: http://www.law.cornell.edu/constitution/​
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 8:20pm

Business Law
Imagine that the President of the United States has tried for several years to get Congress to pass legislation which would place very tough restrictions on handguns. Finally, in frustration, the President, without consulting Congress, appoints a twelve-member Committee on Gun...
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 6:38pm

employment law
illegal
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 4:20pm

employment law
conversion, embezzlement and padded payroll are:
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 2:40pm

Physics - Verification
B1=μₒ•I1/2•π&#​149;r1 =4π•10^-7•30/2•π​;•0.15 =4•10^-5 T, B2=μₒ•I2/2•π&#​149;r2 =4π•10^-7•40/2•π​;•0.25 =3.2•10^-5 T. Generally ...
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 3:03am

physic
Given: Compressor speed is 1500rpm. The compressor has a bore of 3.125 in, a stroke of 3.26in and a connecting rod crank ratio to 3.5. Inlet pressure is atmospheric 14.7 psia, peak cylinder pressure is 132psia, and mean active pressure mep is 26psia. Flow is 8.9 cfm at mep, ...
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 10:55am

Law/421
If goods are damaged at the time of arrival and the company sold the goods through a online company. What UCC rules would apply? Who would be responsible to compensate the consumer?
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 7:57pm

physics
Charge per unit length along the semicircle is Q/(pi*R). Net field E will be perpendicular to the diameter that runs from one end to the other. Use Coulomb's Law and integrate along the semicircle. E = [kQ/(pi*R)]*[R*d(theta)/R^2]* Integral of cos theta from -pi/2 to pi/2...
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 10:39am

health
Write a 350- to 700-word paper on one of the following laws: HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Pretend you are a health care manager employed at a small community hospital responsible for educating your staff about HIPAA (1996) or EMTALA (1986). Include the following in your ...
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 9:40am

math
ignore all that noise about side lengths. Working with the angles, b = 3/2 c a = 2c a+b+c = 180 2c + 3/2 c + c = 180 9c = 360 c = 40 so, a = 80 b = 60 you can check on the side lengths of you wish, to make sure they obey the law of sines.
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 5:46am

law/421
http://www.legalmatch.com/law-library/ar​ticle/material-breach-of-contract.html
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 2:25pm

law/421
What are some examples of legal and equitable remedies available for breach of contracts
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 2:20pm

law/421
What is the difference between a material breach of contract and a nonmaterial breach of contract
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 1:18pm

Physics
Horizontal motion m •a=F-μ•m•g. a= (F-μ•m•g )/m= =F/m - μ•g =5/0.5 – 0.6•9.8 = 4.12 m/s² s1=at²/2 => t=sqrt(2•s/a) =1.7 s. v=at=4.12•1.7 = 7.03 m/s. The law of conservation of energy for incline: mv...
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 12:31pm

government
B: Tort law definition: "A civil wrong, other than a breach of contract, which the law will redress by an award of damages."
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 5:27pm

Law
The Jones Act, as the Merchant Marine Act was passed to support a strong national merchant marine, requiring that ships transporting goods on U.S. territorial waters to be built, owned and operated by U.S companies. The majority of the crew also must consist of U.S. citizens. ...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 5:19pm

Law
Yes it is C. Read the Land Pollution Section at: "classweb.gmu.edu/rcoffinb/Chapter%​2017%20Outline.htm"
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 5:07pm

Law
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merchant_Ma​rine_Act_of_1920 Economics made this legislation favor folks who wanted to live off of tax dollars. There is still a lot of support for such transportation, Amtrak being an example on land. Thankfully, it does not apply to air ...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 4:42pm

Law
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merchant_Ma​rine_Act_of_1920
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 4:36pm

Physics
k •Δx²/2=m1•vₒ&#​178;/2, ….. (1) vₒ = Δx•sqrt(k/m1) =0.4•sqrt(500/2) =6.32 m/s The distance from start to the bottom is s=h/sinθ = 5/0.5 = 10 m. Two parts s1 = s2 =10/2 =5 m. The law of conservation of energy for ...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 3:53pm

Law
What is Jones Act (maritime area)?
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 3:40pm

Physics
(a) Law of conservation of lineat momentum 0=mvₒ-Mu u= mvₒ/M Law of conservation of energy M•u²/2=μ•Mg•x μ = u²/2• g•x = (mvₒ)²/2•M²• g•x (b) x = (mvₒ)²/2•M²• g&#...
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 3:09am

Physics
The law of conservation of linear momentum will allow you to solve this problem. They apparently want you to assume that the 15 kg body is initially stationary. M1*V1 = (M1 + M2)*V2 M1 = 10 kg M2 = 15 kg V1 = 30 m/s Solve for V2.
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 2:34am

Physics
Since the shell was at the highest point, its velocity=0. The chunks moved in horizontal plane. Actually, each velocity is horizontal velocity, therefore, these are the velocities of uniform motions. v1•t=s1=15, v2•t=s2=25 => v1=0.6•v2, p1=m1•v1 =m1•...
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at 10:54am

Physics
The law of conservation of linear momementum m1•v +0=(m1+m2) •u v=(m1+m2) •u/m1. The law of conservation of energy (m1+m2) •u²/2=(m1+m2) •g•h, u=sqrt(2•g•h). v=(m1+m2) •u/m1= (m1+m2) •sqrt(2•g•h)/ m1.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 4:59am

Physics
Draw the figure (origin is at the origin of the coordinate system): Vector p1=m1•v1=m•v is directed to the right along +x-axis, vector p2=m2•v2=3•m•v is directed to the left in –x –direction Vector sum of the vectors p1 and p2 is directed to ...
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 4:59am

law/421
You're very welcome.
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 4:42pm

law/421
Thank you for your help
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 4:10pm

law/421
You're right. Also, if you try to serve pork in a Muslim or Jewish country, you'll have no customers. The customs of the people are also important.
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 4:00pm

law/421
They should prevail because its like every where else you must obey them to do good business. Im not sure
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 3:57pm

law/421
The local laws and customs must prevail. Why do you think they should?
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 3:47pm

law/421
When the local customs and laws conflict with the customs and laws of an organization operating abroad, which should prevail? Explain why.
Monday, August 6, 2012 at 3:29pm

science
what will be the law of conversion of a) 65 grams 70 grams b) magnesium + oxygen = magnesium oxide 45 grams ? grams 80 grams c) sodium hydroxide + hydrochoride acid 40 grams 36.5 grams sodium chloride + water ? grams 18 grams
Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 12:35pm

law/421
http://www.sconsig.com/tipscons/nda_nonc​ompete.htm
Friday, August 3, 2012 at 4:24pm

law/421
What are the advantages and disadvantages of a noncompete clause as opposed to a nondisclosure clause
Friday, August 3, 2012 at 4:20pm

math-law of sins
I suggest you 1. verify if the triangles exist or not according to the two (different) conditions above. 2. try to draw the given triangle, if possible. If you have doubts, you are welcome to post your answers/results for a check.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:42pm

math-law of sins
Okay, so all three of these are cases where the triangle does not exist?
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:27pm

math-law of sins
These problems are made up to show some cases where the triangle cannot exist. If A=61° (acute) and a=8, the longest side adjacent to A is a/sin(61°)=9.15. Since 21>>9.15, the triangle does not exist. If A is obtuse, then any adjacent side must be less than a. ...
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:17pm

math-law of sins
solve the triangle: 1. A= 61 degrees a=8 b=21 2. A=136 degrees a=15 b=28 3. C=115 degrees b=12 c=7 For all of these problems I used law of sins and when I input it into my calculator I get domain error after doing sin inverse to get an angle degree. What am I doing wrong?
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 10:09pm

Trigonometry
Use Law of Cosines: cosB = (a^2+c^2-b^2)/2ac. 0.58779 = (256+c^2-196)/32c 0.58779 = (c^2+60)/32c Cross multiply: 18.81c = c^2+60 c^2-18.81c+60 = 0. c = 4.1,and 14.7. Use Quadratic Formula.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 7:01pm

Law/421
Sam is a high school math teacher. And, Becky is a student in his math class. During parent-teacher conferences, "Teacher Sam" tries to intimidate Becky's parents by telling them: "I'll teach your daughter math during class if you give me $1000." Is...
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 3:39pm

law/421
How does the strict liability doctrine apply to business corporations? Provide examples and explain how your example demonstrates the strict liability doctrine that applies to business corporations.
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 2:37pm

law/421
whether the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects defamation. the relationship between the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and censorship when doing business?
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 12:42pm

Algebra
Can someone help me with this please. Andrew factored the expression 20x^3-12x^2+8x as 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x) but when melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x)she got 20x^3-48x^3+32x thus Andrews solution does not appear to check. Why is that? ...
Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 8:48am

Real Estate
1. With regard to double taxation, distributions, and the treatment of the losses, general partnerships are most like a. S corporations. b. C corporations. c. Limited partnerships. d. Real estate investment trusts. 2. Which statement is false concerning the limited partnership...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 11:31pm

law/421
How does the strict liability doctrine apply to business corporations? Provide examples and explain how your example demonstrates the strict liability doctrine that applies to business corporat
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:03pm

Law/421
Let’s assume that Bill receives a message from Annie in which she offers to sell her plasma television to Bill for $1200. Bill immediately sends her a letter saying “I have always wanted one of those televisions. But, in this economic climate, my budget is very tight...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 5:57pm

Phystcs
Newton's law of gravitation stipulates that the attractive force F between two objects of masses M and m at a distance r apart is given by: F=GMm/r² where G is the gravitational constant. From the above relation, can you figure out the ratio of the new force after the...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 4:24pm

Heat Transfer
1.The physical significance of ....... is that it tells us how fast heat is propogated or it diffuses through a material during changes of temperature with time. 2. According to Krichoff's law in thermal equilibrium absorptivity is equal to ........ 3.In conduction heat ...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 7:13am

Heat Transfer
Fill In the Blanks: 1.The physical significance of ....... is that it tells us how fast heat is propogated or it diffuses through a material during changes of temperature with time. 2. According to Krichoff's law in thermal equilibrium absorptivity is equal to ........ 3....
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 5:04am

Heat Transfer
Define Thermal diffusivity law?
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 4:59am

Law/421
Can written agreements be modified orally? Explain why or why not.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 8:22am

physics
p1=m1•v1 =47.2•6.33 =299 kg•m/s, p2=m2•v2= 41.1•4.4 =181kg•m/s. The law of coservation of linear momentum in vector form is (p̅1)+ (p̅2) = (p̅) Magnitude p= sqrt{(p1)² +(p2)²}= =sqrt{299²+181²}= = 350 kg•m/s...
Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at 3:02am

us history
for Leisler Rebellion, what happens in the end? I understand that Leisler and his son in law were arrested and then hanged for treason. But what happened after that? The goverment regain control? Also for Bacon's Rebellion, what also happens in the end before Bacon died of...
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 11:04pm

Math ( i just need these two to finish my workshet
Use Law of Sines. 1. sinB/b = sinA/a sinB/3 = sin36/4 Multiply both sides by 3: sinB = 3*sin36/4 = 0.44084 B = 26.16 Deg. C = 180 -36 - 26.16 = 117.8 Deg. c/sinC = a/sinA c/sin117.8 = 4/sin36 Multiply both sides by sin117.8: c = 4*sin117.8/sin36 = 6. 2. Same procedure as #1.
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 7:24pm

Physics
I believe that you have mistake in given data: velocity of one of the players has to be ABOVE the x-axis. Assume that it is velocity of the player B. Now, y-projection of the law of conservation of linear momentuim gives - m1•v1•cosα1+ m2•v2•cosα...
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 1:03pm

us history
Compare and contrast bacons' rebellion with leisler's rebellion. Were there any common causes or patterns that link these rebellions together? I know that Bacon's Rebellion was Nathaniel Bacon going against the Governor Berkeley's order and wanted to kill the ...
Sunday, July 29, 2012 at 4:04pm

Physics
Remember Newton's third law of motion. The reactionary force on the car would be of the same magnitude i.e. 1580N.
Saturday, July 28, 2012 at 8:40am

math
Correction: Used Law of cosines to find one of the angles.
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 9:15pm

math
Use Law of Cosines to find one of the sides: a = 90 m. b = 225 m. c = 255 m. CosB = (a^2+c^2-b^2)/2ac CosB=(8100+65025-50625) / 45900=0.4902 B = 60.6 Deg. Area = 0.5ac*sinB Area = 0.5*90*255*sin60.6 = 10,000 m^2.
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 9:11pm

math
Use Law of Cosines: a = 24 m. b = 28 m. c = 16 m. CosB = (a^2 + c^2 - b^2)/2ac CosB = (576+256-784) / 768 = 0.0625 B = 86.4 Deg. = Angle of view.
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 8:31pm

physics
It looks like the want you to compute the resultant gravitational force on the centroid mass, due to the three masses at the corners. Use the newton universal law of gravity.
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 3:00pm

law/421
What are some examples of arbitration that can occur in your professional and personal life?
Friday, July 27, 2012 at 1:21pm

math
let a=BC b = AC c = AB find the length of each of the sides a, b, and c the use the cosine law. b^2 = a^2 + c^2 - 2ac cos B solve for angle B I will do one of the lengths, a= √((2-4)^2 + 9-3)^2 ) = √(4+36) = √40
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 11:29pm

law/421
http://www.ala.org/advocacy/intfreedom/c​ensorshipfirstamendmentissues/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Censorship_​in_the_United_States
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:40pm

law/421
What is the relationship between the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution and censorship when doing business?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:21pm

Physics
Assume the Earth is a perfect sphere of radius 6,400 kilometers. Find the weight of a 75.0 kg person at the North pole. Find the weight of this same person at the equator. (You don't need to use Newton's Law of Gravitation but you do need to analyze the radial/...
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 11:59am

chem
Of 1.00g of A reacts with 1.50g of B, what is the mass of C how do i do this? Law of conservationn of mass, but not sure where to start?
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 8:26am

Law/421
negligent-the zoo had the responsibility of maintaining the enclosure to ensure the snake did not escape and have the opportunity to bite someone regardless of the premises.
Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 12:28am

Physics - Electromagnetism
(a) Magnetic field of the long current carrying wire according to Biot-Savert Law is B=μₒI/2•π•a The desired point is separated by distance “x” from the 1st current and by distance (d+x) from the 2nd current (along y-axis). μₒI1/2...
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 4:39pm

Law/421
If a zoo houses a venomous snake and the snake escapes its confines leaving the zoo and gets into a neighbors yard striking a young child. Should the zoo be considered negligent or should the zoo be considered strictly liable . Why or why not?
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 3:41pm

physics
An electron and a proton have charges of an equal magnitude but opposite sign of 1.6 10-19 C. If the electron and proton in a hydrogen atom are separated by a distance of 5.4 10-11 m, what are the magnitude and direction of the electrostatic force exerted on the electron by ...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:50pm

phisics
Use coulomb's law.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:24pm

CJS/210
http://www.policeone.com/legal/articles/​1974235-Law-enforcement-trends-to-watch-​in-2010-and-beyond/ http://scholar.google.com/scholar?q=tren​ds+affecting+policing&hl=en&as_sdt=0&as_​vis=1&oi=scholart&sa=X&ei=sysPUK-2GIi_rQ​G-34D4Aw&sqi=2&ved=...
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 7:12pm

medical assisting
how does an understanding of law and ethice help medical assistants at work?
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 12:24am

medical law and ethics
patients who are disappointed with the outcome of their treatment are much more likely to take which of the following actions? a.thank the medical staff for their efforts. b.recommend the practice to family and friends c. flie a lawsuit d. hide their dissatisfaction
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 12:20am

Science
You are a retired law enforcement officer who now teaches at a local community college in the criminal justice program. In addition to teaching ethics, you write crime novels on the side. You recently heard of a real-life case that you thought would make the basis for a good ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 8:19pm

cild care
Which one of the following statements about childcare centers is correct? A. Childcare centers can't get a license unless they apply to enroll in a QRIS system. B. Childcare centers are automatically enrolled in a QRIS system when they apply to be licensed. C. Childcare ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 2:35pm

calculus
put B at the origin and A on the positive x-axis After t hours, draw the paths of ship A and ship B and let A's position be P (to the left of B) and the position of ship B as Q I see triangle PQB, where angle B=10° and QB = 10t miles, PB = 12t - 100 miles Let the ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 2:05pm

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