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Math ---HELP!!!!!
One hundred people are selected at random and tested for colorblindness to determine whether gender and colorblindness are independent. The following counts were observed. Colorblind Not Colorblind Total Male 7 53 60 Female 1 39 40 Total 8 92 100 Find the value of the X2 ...

Math
Among a group of people, 10% are from NYC and 90% are not. All people from NYC are under 18 years old, and 70% of those not from NYC are also under 18 years old. One person is chosen at random, and he or she is under 18. What is the probability that the person chosen is from ...

Civics
Speaker 2: The law would make anyone who looks under 18 without an ID after dark into a criminal. That's not the answer; that's a police state. Confining innocent youth to house arrest does not make young people more responsible. Jan decides to do some more research on the ...

English
When every pencil meant a sacrifice his parents boarded him at school in town, slaving to free him from the stony fields, the meagre acreage that bore them down. They blushed with pride when, at his graduation, they watched him picking up the slender scroll, his passport from ...

math
If there are 150 people born in the world every minute; how many people are born every hour? Day?

Math
Lined up 6.7 billion people assume that each person occupied 12inches of the line.how many times around earth would they reach

English
Which phrase from Marge Piercy's "To Be Use" best illustrates the poem's celebratory tone toward hard work? I want to be with people who submerge in the task, who go into the fields to harvest and work in a row and pass the bags along, who are not parlor generals and field ...

English
"When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle ...

English
Part A Infinitives An infinitive is the base form of the verb, commonly preceded by to . An infinitive may be used as a noun, adverb, or adjective. Examples: -To know him is to like him. (noun) -She came here to study. (adverb) -That is the movie to see. (adjective) Directions...

English
1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. 3. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. 4. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. 5. The first safety lamp for miners ...

History ~ Help
"Question: What factors led to the rise of Fascism?" "I'm not here to cheat, I'm here for help, any ideas? Thank You!" Throughout the 20th Century, Fascist leaders came to power in various countries, including Germany, Italy, Soviet Union, Japan, and Spain. Through document ...

History
1. In the early 1990's, President George H.W. Bush did not want Saddam Hussein, the leader of what country, to get a hold of oil reserves in Kuwait? A. Iraq B. Iran C. Saudi Arabia 2. This government program, designed to help elderly people with their retirement funds, is ...

Politics
Why do so many people vote for Trump when his ideas are racist and irrational?

Social Studies
"Even among the more prosperous classes there was open criticism of the sovereign's person and his political choices. The dictatorship was dead weight on all sections of security, and public opinion saw the Shah as embodying everything that went wrong." Which statement best ...

Civics
In the United States, people pay taxes so government can provide services to the people. What is one benefit of the government providing services instead of allowing the free market and private businesses to do so? A. Government can provide services that would not be practical...

Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Prompt: Explain the relationship between Lennie and George. How does George take responsibility for his companion? Explain how George show loyalty and compassion by taking Lennie's life. I haven't written much, so here's my first body paragraph. It explains the relationship ...

Social studies
how have geographic conditions most impacted Nancy's economic activities 1)Lack of arable land has made farming impossible 2) Difficult terrain has led people to rely on forest resources 3)Inadequate rainfall has encouraged people to develop irrigation methods 4)Seasonal ...

physics
A large aquarium has viewing ports so people can watch dolphins swim by. What is the net force on a rectangular window, 2.30 m wide and 1.20 m high, if the top of the window is 4.50 m below the surface of the water?

Math
n vans each carried 15 people to the soccer game. 30 people arrived in the cars. There were 75 people at the soccer game. How many vans, n, carried people to the soccer game.

Civics
which would you most likely find a smaller a smaller amount of in a governments budget than in a personal household budget? a. the percent of total income that goes towards national defense and health care b. the percentage of people affected by the budget who are responsible ...

Math
1. Subtract (4x + 2y) – (8x – 3y). –4x – y 12x – y 12x + 5y –4x + 5y 2. Determine the best name for the quadrilateral. Graphic rectangle rhombus trapezoid parallelogram 3. Which figure has rotational symmetry for an angle of rotation of 270°? graphic graphic ...

Of Mice and Men (CHECK!)(Reed)
1. Who are 4 outsiders in the text? a. George, Candy, Crooks, Lennie b. Curley, Curley's Wife, the Boss, Slim c. Candy, Curley's Wife, Lennie, Crooks d. Crooks, Curley, Lennie, Whit A: c 2. When Lennie thinks about the ranch he says-- a. We gonna live in a big house b. We ...

Math
Kurt cut pizzas into wedges measuring 40 degrees. If each person eats one piece of pizza, how many people could he feed with two whole pizzas?

French Check Ms. Sue
Please check this. Thank you! 1. France is a country in Asia. true false*** 2. There are many countries in Africa where French is one of the principal languages of the people. true false 3. Québec, in Canada, is a French speaking part of Canada. true*** false 4. The French ...

Of Mice and Men (CHECK!)
Why does Crooks let Lennie into his room? a. He can't stand people b. He likes Lennie c. He just wants company d. He hates Curley A: c

Of Mice and Men (CHECK!)
. Who are 4 outsiders in the text? a. George, Candy, Crooks, Lennie b. Curley, Curley's Wife, the Boss, Slim c. Candy, Curley's Wife, Lennie, Crooks d. Crooks, Curley, Lennie, Whit A: c 2. When Lennie thinks about the ranch he says-- a. We gonna live in a big house b. We gonna...

SOCIAL
during summer, the beach is crowded. the people who come to the beach, leave it dirty when they go. a small group of school and college students volunteer to clean the beach. how will they plan to carry out the activity. 1. no. of participants 2.materials to carry 3. time plan...

Of Mice and Men (CHECK!)
1. What does Lennie threaten to do if George doesn't want him anymore? a. kill a girl b. run back to Aunt Clara's c. live in the brush d. live in a cave A: d 2. What does Lennie get when George tells him to get wood for the fire? a. a mouse b. a rabbit c. a cold d. a cave A: a...

science
left-handed people demonstrated greater brain activity than right-handed people when under the influence of drugs. This statement should be classified as 1 the problem =the main issue or subject being investigated in the study 2 a method = a procedure, process, or approach ...

science
the brains of left handers may be more sensitive to drugs, says a Swiss researcher, that may be why more people are right handed. Peter Irwin of the chemical firm Sandoz limited, in Basel, gave 88 subjects 12 different drugs, the used electroencephalograms (EEG) to record ...

Social Studies (Please read this)
Please just make sure that my information is right and it is grammatically correct. Thank you! In 1965, Congress adopted the Voting Rights Act. Describe this act. In our description, explain what led Congress to pass the act, and describe at least two of the act's effects. The...

Statistics
We investigate if a period of time feels longer or shorter when people are bored compared to when they are not bored. Using independent samples, we obtain these estimates of the time period (in minutes):

Algebra
Most states require students to pass an algebra course in order to graduate high school. Why do you think this is? Explain why you agree or disagree with this requirement I just want to read other people's answers

Math(Assignment due today)
In Alberta, ramps that are designed for people using mobility devices must meet certain safety requirements. One such requirement is that the angle between the ramp and the horizontal must be less than 4.8 degrees. Explain whether or not the ramp in the picture below is ...

Mathematics
In Alberta, ramps that are designed for people using mobility devices must meet certain safety requirements. One such requirement is that the angle between the ramp and the horizontal must be less than 4.8 degrees. Explain whether or not the ramp in the picture below is ...

Vocabulary
Human population and groups of people A. Demographics B. Population C. Community D. Norms A?

language arts
Joe magarac, Man of steel 8. In section 1, what does the author mean when he says joe magarac is a folk hero? A. Joe was a real man who spent his whole life in the steel mills of Pittsburgh. B. Joe was a mysterious figure who vanished without a trace.* C. Joe was a legend ...

Reading
Read this sentence. For people who are more comfortable with just one method to do something, this can seem a bit much. Which is the MOST vivid phrase to replace the last three words. a) rather overwhelming b) more than is necessary c) quite funny d) too easy

U.S. History (Check)(REED)
Why were tactics of the non-violent civil rights movement influential in helping change people's minds about racism and/or stopping discrimination? A: Tactics of the nonviolent civil rights movement were influential in helping change people's minds about racism and stopping ...

Social Studies (check my answers)
1. Mexico's economy is based largely on (2 points) oil exports. mining. agriculture and livestock.** industry. 2. Many indigenous people in Guatemala live in the mountains because (2 points) it is the only land available to them. the soil is very good for farming. they don't ...

U.S. History (Check!)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

U.S. History (Check)(REED)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

math
there are 8 people in a committee. each time they meet they shake hands with each other so that each person shakes everyones hand once each time they meet how many handshakes are there

CHECK MY ANSWERS FOR ENGLISH PLEASE
11. Read the following paragraph found in the selection from "From Emperor to Citizen." The "Articles for Favorable Treatment" stipulated that I could live temporarily in the Imperial Palace without fixing any definite time limit. Apart from three large halls that were handed ...

English
What principal idea about people does the story "Harrison Bergeron" convey? (Points : 5) Great art belongs to the few who can create it. Only a few people have the talent to become professional artists. The goal of equal rights for all should not erase the varying talents and ...

English plz check my work!?!?!
She slams the door closed. The tears won't stop running. She hits her head into the pillow. "Why was I ever born?!" She screamed out. Her mother ran up the stairs, calling her name. Before her mom could open the door she quickly locked it. "Trinity?!Trinty Open the door!" She ...

Samples and Predictions Math
Help please I really don't understand this! 1)Janine wishes to conduct a poll to predict how many students will vote for her for class president. Which polling methods are likely to be biased? Choose all answers that are correct. A. Five people in each of Janine’s classes ...

CHECK my world history answers
sorry for posting twice but i really would appreciate if someone could check my answers? 1 star* at the end of questions and multiple stars**** at the end of my answer 2. This group, founded by Reverend Jerry Falwell in 1979, was a political organization working to fulfill ...

history
1. The civil rights act of 1964 banned a. literacy tests at polling places b. the integration of public schools c. freedom rides on buses d. segregation in public facilities ** 2. which best describes the culteral changes of the 1960's youth movement a. some young people ...

Social Studies
1. How has South Carolina changed politically since the 1970s? (1 point) ~County governments were eliminated. ~Race has become the most important political issue.***** ~The Democratic Party has gained more power in the state. ~The Republican Party has gained more power in the ...

Psychological
Which of the following statements regarding the nature of stress is true? A. Accumulating hassles may well lead to a sudden onset of PTSD. B. Psychophysiological disorders are primarily mental disorders. C. Continued exposure to stress is associated with the secretion of ...

Math1
An undisclosed number of friends gather for dinner. Each person shakes each other persons hand exactly once. How many handshakes occur? Piti reasons that 2 people will have one handshake. For each person added, everyone in the earlier group will need to shake the new persons ...

Math(Please Help!)
An undisclosed number of friends gather for dinner. Each person shakes each other persons hand exactly once. How many handshakes occur? Piti reasons that 2 people will have one handshake. For each person added, everyone in the earlier group will need to shake the new persons ...

English
Which of the following is a technique of satire used by Wilde in The Importance of Being Earnest? A. giving information about his characters in a direct, straightforward way B. ridiculously exaggerating the importance people such as Gwendolen place on a name C. praising the ...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

Math- Prob Stat
The probability that a student in this school has a job is 65%. What is the probability that: A. You ask at least 8 people before you find someone with a job? B. You ask at most 4 people before you find someone with a job? C. Between 15 and 29 people in a group of 50 will have...

English
Which of the following is a technique of satire used by Wilde in The Importance of Being Earnest? A. giving information about his characters in a direct, straightforward way B. ridiculously exaggerating the importance people such as Gwendolen place on a name C. praising the ...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

social studies
Which of the following is a check by the judicial branch on the legislative branch? 1. People elect a county judge. 2. The Supreme Court declares a law unconstitutional. 3. The Senate passes a bill with a majority vote. 4. Supreme Court justices are appointed for life. 5. The ...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

English
Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent...

English
Which statement is always true of fiction? A. Essays and biographies are examples of fiction. B. Fiction tells about real people and events. C. Examples of fiction include short stories and novels. D. Conflict is not an element of fiction. C?

English
Which statement is true about nonfiction? A. Nonfiction deals with imaginary people and made-up events. B. Short stories are examples of nonfiction. C. Nonfiction is intended only for entertainment. D. Nonfiction can contain facts, opinions, and ideas. D?

Math
Hi can you please help me with these math questions? I really need to know the answers. 21. Find the unit price for each option shown below. Round to the nearest cent when necessary. Indicate which option is the better buy. Option I: 10 candy bars for $6.75 Option II: 12 candy...

English
Read the following passage from “Three Skeleton Key”: The rats of the sea are fierce…. Large, strong, and intelligent, clannish and seawise, able to put the best of mariners to shame with their knowledge of the sea, their uncanny ability to foretell the weather. How has ...

U.S. History
1. What would this image convey to someone from the early-1900s about about the suffrage movement? (image: "early-1900s women's suffrage painting"-- this has a sign on it that says "official program women's suffrage procession" a person riding a horse and "Washington D.C. ...

History Check Please!
I am having troubles with these 4 questions on my homework. Can someone help? 1. It is the responsibility of all citizens to A. run for political office. B. attend naturlization ceremonies. C. pay taxes and serve on juries.** D. join special interest groups. 2. Which is not a ...

World History Honors
Notable Jewish people who lived during the reign of HitlerNotable Jewish people who lived during the reign of Hitler Marc Chagall, Gustav Mahler, Arnold Schoenberg, Franz Kafka, Albert Einstein, Sigmund Freud, Edmund Husserl, Rudolph Lipschitz. I need 8 more

Algebra
Natasha is planning a school celebration and wants to have live music and food for everyone who attends. She has found a band that will charge her $750 and a caterer whoWill provide snacked and drinks for $2.25 per person. If her goal is to keep the average cost per person ...

Math
Please help me with this ASAP! I need help with this just checking my answers thanks 1. There are 14 blue marbles, 8red marbles, and 12 green marbles in a jar. What is the ratio of the total number of marbles to the number of red marbles? A. 24:8 B. 34:8 (my answer) C. 8:34 D...

Algebra Plz help :)
Keysha randomly surveyed 150 people at a football game last weekend to find out whether they like hot dogs, hamburgers, or nachos. Of the 850 people at the game, how many should she expect to like both hot dogs and hamburgers. 24 people like both hot dogs and hamburgers. ...

Math
A committee of 5 people is to be formed from a group of 7 women and 4 men. How many possible committees can be formed if: the committee then must chose a president and a vice president, how many ways could these two positions be chosen? why is it permutations not combination? ...

English
There are many famous places in Busan. I'd like to introduce two of them. One is Busan Children's Grand Park in Busanjin-gu. Many kids and their parents visit the park to have a good time. Children can ride a rollercoaster. It is thrilling to be in a rollercoaster. Many kids ...

English
1. Live a harmonious life with others. 2. Live harmoniously with others. 3. Get along with others. 4. Don't stay with negative people for a long time. 5. Don't spend time with negative people too often. 6. Don't argue with your friends frequently. (There are som do's and don'...

Math
You have wood donated from Home Depot to build a booth to sell the shirts and hats from, but you need to provide dimensions for the panels. They are 4 feet high and come in a variety of lengths. The space you have to build your triangular stand is 5 ft by 12 ft rectangle in ...

Math
You have wood donated from Home Depot to build a booth to sell the shirts and hats from, but you need to provide dimensions for the panels. They are 4 feet high and come in a variety of lengths. The space you have to build your triangular stand is a 5ft by 12ft rectangle in ...

Social Studies
Where do most people in Venezuela live. A) On farms B) in cities C) on oil rigs D) In the southern tip of the country. I think it is A.

English Help Asap!!
Selection 1 There is good news and bad news about grizzly bears in the American West. The good news? Their numbers have been increasing in recent years. In 1975, grizzlies made the threatened-species list under the federal Endangered Species Act. The bad news? some policies ...

Math
There is an expression some people use that says, “What you put into it is what you get out of it.” People might use this expression to describe your skills at a sport or activity and how that relates to the amount of time and effort you spend practicing that activity. ...

Religious Studies
I have to answer this question for homework: Are there better teachings than those of the Buddha? I was wondering if I could be prompted in the right direction for people who agree with this statement and why and vice versa. Thank you!

World history answer CHECK
stars*** by my answer 1. President Ronald Reagan's economic theory which assumed if taxes were reduced, people will work more having more spending money, and the economy would grow was called "Reaganomics." Identify the economic theory which Reaganomics is based. demand-side ...

U.S Histroy please help me
one year ago 1. The states below were added to the Union during the decade following the War of 1812: Indiana (1816) Mississippi (1817) Illinois (1818) Alabama (1819) Maine (1820) Missouri (1821) Which statement best explains how the War of 1812 contributed to the growth of ...

History
1) Which explains why the Compromise of 1850 intensified the argument about slavery? A)People for and against slavery migrated to Western states to influence laws. B)Free states in the West added more antislavery votes to Congress. C)The equal division of slave and free ...

la language arts
Joe magarac, Man of steel 8. In section 1, what does the author mean when he says joe magarac is a folk hero? A. Joe was a real man who spent his whole life in the steel mills of Pittsburgh. B. Joe was a mysterious figure who vanished without a trace.* C. Joe was a legend ...

math
If 35% of people surveyed prefer orange to apples.Out of 475 people surveyed how many can be predicted to prefer orange

CHECK MY WORLD HISTORY ANSWERS
STAR* at end of question and multiple stars*** at the end of my answer 1. Timothy Leary, communes, and the Haight-Ashbury district of San Francisco were all part of? * Detente Counterculture***** Silent majority Realpolitik 2. Identify a goal of the second wave of the feminist...

English
We have several beautiful places here in Busan. I would like to intorduce two of them. One is Shinsege Department Store. Many people visit the department store to buy things. The sidewalks near the department store is crowded with people. There is a Starbucks coffee shop ...

History
Compare the civil reform of the 1800's to social reform today. civil reform of the 1800's led to the passing of the Pendleton Act of 1833 that gave government jobs based on qualification of the candidate, and not political belief. Social reform today is built on the foundation...

English
People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear evidence of his most recent meal. And his most frequently uttered expression, “Waaaal, I just don’t know,” can make him sound less...

CHECK MY WORLD HISTORY ANSWERS
* at the end of each question and a couple **** at the end of my answer 1. All of the following can be identified as being part of the counterculture which arose with Baby Boomers during the 1960’s EXCEPT: * a. “Don’t trust anyone over 30” b. Woodstock c. Run for ...

History
Which best describes the role of Zionism in ongoing Middle East tensions? It led to disagreements between Arabs and Jews over control of Holy Land. <my choice It created and Independent Palestinian state opposed to Jewish people. It launched a war between moderate Arab ...

history
Excerpt from Douglas’s speech: "I believe that the Union can only be preserved by maintaining inviolate the Constitution of the United States as our fathers have made it. That Constitution guarantees to the people of every State the right to have slavery or not have it…...

Reading Help!!
Are there any books that are about greedy people that change? Other than Christmas Carol because I'm trying to write a compare and contrast paragraph.

English
Anyone who has read About Rusell During the greatest kickball game ever, Russell scores the winning point leaves with the ball*** causes his team to lose starts an argument, ending the game When Rita beats Russell at chess, she is amazed that he congratulates her puts the ...

U.S. History (Check) (Reed)
1. When the Vietnam War ended... a) Many Americans wanted to return and win b) Many Vietnamese wanted to leave the county for the safety of America c) Many people still trusted the government and its decisions A: b? 2. Roughly how many soldiers were killed in the Vietnam War? ...

history please help
1. It is responsibility of all citizens too. a. run of political office b. attend naturalization cermonies c. pay taxes and serve on juries*** d. join special interest groups 2. What is not a form of local government a. city government b. county government c. school board** d...

Walk to moons
10.Read the following passage from walk to moons “Everybody is just walking along concerned with his own problems, his own life, his own worries. And we’re all expecting other people to tune into our own agenda.” Think about the how this theme is developed through the ...

Algebra
The admission fee at a local zoo is $1.50 for children and $4.00 for adults. On a certain day, 2200 people enter the zoo and $4,550.00 is collected. How many children and how many adults attended?

English
23. Choose one of the following questions to respond to. Your response should be at least two paragraphs long. Respond in a well-organized essay written in complete sentences. a. Explain the significance of the full title of the play: The Importance of Being Earnest (A Trivial...

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