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October 23, 2014

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world geography
you are an investor in virginia compny.in order to make a profit,you must encourage people to leave england and move to jamestown.create an advertisement describing the advantages of living in virginia.
Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 11:55pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What are some of the causes of urban sprawl? 2). What are some of the effects of urban sprawl? 3). What happens when metropolitan areas spread farther and farther out? 4). What are some of the negative effects of urban sprawl? My answers to these questions are the ...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 10:28pm

Algebra
A sales force has 10 men and 10 women. A production unit of 7 people is set up at random. What is the probality that it will consist of 3 men and 4 women
Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 10:32am

math
The owner of a luxury motor yacht that sails among the 4000 Greek islands charges $630 per person per day if exactly 20 people sign up for the cruise. However, if more than 20 people (up to the maximum capacity of 90) sign up for the cruise, then each fare is reduced by $4 per...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 10:38pm

english grade 12
Hi, Could you give me your opinion if I should add more to. Thank you Why is political correctness important? Political correctness is important because we need to be sensitive to stereotyping against race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We ...
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 4:56pm

religion
What is an example of a time when two people were competing for honor.
Friday, September 13, 2013 at 3:31pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). Why is the Northeast one of the most heavily industrialized and urbanized areas? 2). How is the economy of the Midwest changing? 3). What helped the economy of the West to grow? My answers to these questions are the following: 1). The Northeast is one of the most heavily ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 6:49pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What landforms must be crossed by pioneers going from Independence, Missouri, to the Pacific coast? 2). What kinds of movement were taking place in the United States in the last half of the 20th century? My answers to the questions are the following: 1). Pioneers traveling...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 2:32pm

Biology of environment
I have to define what these words mean culture and environmental ethics and which one have influence over other For culture I just wrote that its beliefs and customs that are shared of group of people anything to add to that and I don't get what environmental ethic means ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 12:37pm

Science
1)Which of the following is a valid reason to study science?(1point) All employers require an in-depth knowledge of science. Carrying out scientific experiments is a requirement of everyday life. Most colleges require advanced science classes. Understanding basic science terms...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:46am

Social Studies
Which statement explains why division of labor increases work productivity? 1. Employers can pay workers more money when they get more done. 2. Employers must fire some of their workers so fewer people have to get the work done. 3. Workers learn their jobs more quickly when ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 11:16am

finance
3. Assume the economy consisted of three types of people. 50% are fad followers, 45% are passive investors (they have read this book and so hold the market portfolio), and 5% are informed traders. The portfolio consisting of all the informed traders has a beta of 1.5 and an ...
Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 1:31am

Math
a soup kitchen prepared 2 gallons of soup. how many people can be fed if each serving of soup is 3/4 of a cup? I know the answer is 42 people but I want to known the formula
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 8:45pm

LANGUAGE ARTS
Choose the sentence that provides an accurate contrast-based context clue for the italicized word.(1point) He usually only treated people with cruelty, so I was surprised when he showed “compassion” for the crying child.*** I was tired of being reckless; I decided ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 8:35pm

Writing
I am doing an intro paragraph of being on a pedal boat at a bay. My writing teacher said we had to make our stories interesting and make people want to read it and be fascinated with it. So, I started with: "Ahhh!!! We're going to sink," said Elana. For my second...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 5:58pm

Language Arts
1)Prior knowledge is largely built upon our experiences. What experience could NOT help you fill out the sections on a job application?(1point) Answering questions on a math quiz*** Applying for a library card Interviewing a friend about her summer vacation Reading a help ...
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 12:25pm

Social Studies
What is one benefit of trade? Prices go up for luxury goods from abroad. People have access to more goods and services. Workers may make goods to be sold in other countries Consumers can choose to buy goods made closer to home Is it the third one?
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 11:46am

Math - Fractions
Mary has invited all her friends and all the students in her class to her birthday party. She invited 27 girls and 15 boys in all. What fraction of the people she invited are girls?
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 10:18pm

body systems terminology
Which of the following statements is not correct ? A. Nerves are made of sensory and / or motor fibers B. Sensory nerves are efferent nerves C. The medulla oblongata connects the spinal cord to the rest of the brain D. There are 10 lumbar nerves I have narrowed my answers down...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 1:00pm

Social Studies
Which sentence best tells the effect of scarcity on economics? A. Scarcity shapes decisions about how to distribute goods. B. Because resources are scarce consumers buy fewer goods. C. Scarcity makes people work harder to make more money. D. The existence of scarce resources ...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:47pm

Science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 12:10am

math
you are responsible for buying supplies for an upcoming camping trip. you can buy packages of stew that just need water added and then are heated. Each package costs $4.95 and contains enough stew for 2 people. You need to buy enough packages so that you can have stew for 3 ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:49pm

math
you are responsible for buying supplies for an upcoming camping trip. you can buy packages of stew that just need water added and then are heated. Each package costs $4.95 and contains enough stew for 2 people. You need to buy enough packages so that you can have stew for 3 ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:43pm

MATH
A person scores 81 on a test of verbal ability and 6.4 on a test of quantitative ability. For the verbal ability test, the mean for people in general is 50 and the standard deviation is 20. For the quantitative ability, the mean for people in general is 0 and the standard ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 5:29pm

science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
Monday, September 9, 2013 at 11:34am

science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 10:50pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
1). What factors affect the choice of a location of a city? 2). Why is the St. Lawrence Seaway important? 3). How did methods of moving people and goods across the continent change over time? 4). In what ways have transportation systems crossing the continent altered the ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 7:13pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
Why might two groups of people living in the same area develop different cultures? My answer: Two groups of people living in the same area might develop different cultures because, if they came into contact with each other, diffusion may occur between the groups.
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 4:41pm

social studies
A 150 years ago nearly 3/4 of the working people in this country worked on farms. By the beginning of the 1980s only 1/40 did. Clearly automation "destroyed" many farms jobs. But if technology were really eliminating work, we would expect unemployment . The reason ...
Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 11:34am

Geography ( Ms. Sue)
Why might two groups of people living in the same area develop different cultures?
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 11:00pm

Geography (Ms. Sue)
In developing their city, how did the people of Montreal solve the problems of a severe climate? Which of the five themes apply to this situation?
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 7:58pm

World History ASAP
What people created the first mesopotamian civilization? ANSWER: Sumerians What did they contribute to early civilization? I don't get this answer ://
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 7:31pm

history
If Catal huyuk had been built near a major river system, how might life have been different? Check my answer. Floods, fire, drought and other natural disasters could destroy a village. Diseases such as malaria could spread easily among people living closely together.
Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 7:25am

World History
How did Neanderthals and Cro-Magnons differ from earlier people?
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 5:04pm

history
In What ways did Neolitic People Dramatically improve their lives? Please check my answer.. the change over from hunting and gathering to farming and herding took place not once but many times. Neolithic people in many parts of the world independently developed agriculture
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 9:13am

history
in what ways did Neolithic people dramatically improve their lives
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 7:22am

STATISTICS
Researchers asked questions in 1001 randomly selected adults in Russia. We found a statistically significant, strong positive correlation between income and the number of recycling bins filled their houses per week (r = 0,77). Choose the best interpretation of the result. &...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 6:19am

STATISTICS
True or False? A researcher is interested in studying whether there is a correlation of IQ with health. For this purpose he selected a sample of 261 people and asked them to complete two questionnaires: one for IQ and one for health. After evaluating the questionnaires each ...
Friday, September 6, 2013 at 6:15am

SS
A city council has $100,000 to spend on city improvements. The council may choose to spend the money on buying two new fire trucks or to update four local parks. Which of these gives a trade off of choosing to spend the money on four local parks? a) firefighters must use older...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 10:36pm

Geography
Why might two groups of people living in the same area develop different cultures?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 8:12pm

Government
Looking for an issue and a solution where the people and the government can help
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 7:24pm

Geography
How do landforms and climate affect the distribution of population? My answer: Landforms and climate affect this due to some lands being unsuitable for human habitation, which influences where people live, resulting in population distribution.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 7:03pm

social studies
1. Explain two ways in which sectionalism caused conflict or tension in the United States during the early 1800s. Then explain how sectionalism affects economics and politics in the United States today. 2. which was more of a priority in presindents lincolns reconstruction ...
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 3:33pm

math
An amusement park charges an admission fee of dollars per person. The cost, (in dollars), of admission for a group of people is given by the following function. What is the cost of admission for a group of people?
Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 8:44am

Statistics (Please help!!!)
Here is the question: If gene frequencies are in equilibrium, the genotypes, AA, Aa, and aa occur in a population with frequencies (1-0)^2, 20 (1-0), and 0^2. Plato et al.published the following data on haptoglobin type in a sample of 190 people: Hp1-1 = 10 Hp1-2 = 68 Hp2-2 = ...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:56pm

Geography
How do the three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation? My answer: The three basic geographic characteristics affect a nation in various manners. Size affects a nation because a larger nation, such as United States, China, or Russia, has the potential to be more ...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:26pm

Urgent 8th Grade Language Arts
Choose I for each antecedent that is unclear or missing and C for each antecedent that is used correctly. Thanks so much for you help. 1. We can't go to the aquarium Monday because you need reservations. C 2. Many people have Monday off, so the aquarium will be busier than...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1:37pm

Marketing
Which of the following best describes a target market? a. a business-to-business market b. a group of people most likely to become customers c. a group of people most likely to have the same interests d. a company's market share I couldn't find much info on "...
Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 8:50am

science
Conservation International estimated that roughly _____% of the habitable area of the planet has been altered by human activities. a. 13 b. 33 c. 53 d. 73 e. 93 Which of the following choices would make the statement false? Economic growth a. provides goods and services for ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 8:22pm

environmental science
A sustainable society a. manages its economy and population size without doing irreparable environmental harm. b. satisfies the needs of its people without depleting Earth capital. c. protects the prospects of future generations of humans and other species. d. all of these ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 8:16pm

Math
Explain what benchmark you would use to estimate the number of people that can ride on a bus.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 7:10pm

English
Underline each complete subject once.Underline each complete predicate twice. 1. The boys and girls studied different kids of measures. 2. Some people of ancient times used cubits. 3. A cubit measured about twenty inches. 4. It was the distance from the elbow to the tip of the...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 6:35pm

health
What is the Affordable Care Act? A. A program that allows people who are at higher risk for chronic diseases to gain free memberships to gyms and fitness facilities. B. A program that covers diet counseling for people who are at higher risk for chronic diseases like diabetes ...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 3:09pm

Math
The regular admission price for an amusement park is $72. For a group of 15 or more, the admission price is reduced by $25. How many people need to be in a group to save $500? Need Answer step by step.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 4:55am

Math
The regular admission price for an amusement park is. $72. For a group of 15 or more, the admission price is reduced by $25. How many people need to be in a group to save $500?
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 3:16am

College chemistry math ratio problem
Earlier you determined that the proper ratio of packages of buns, packages of patties, and jars of pickles is 3:2:4. If you want to feed at least 540 people, but also maintain the proper ratio, what minimum number of packages of buns, packages of patties, and jars of pickles ...
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 6:20pm

Social studies
In which colony were people most likely to make their living by fishing. A. New Hampshire B. North Carolina C. Pennsylvania D. Massachusetts E. Virginia I put d am I correct
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 4:12pm

maths
Suppose that in a class there are 8 people, 5 boys and 3 girls. We want to choose a team of 3 people with 2 boys and 1 girl. How many different groups can be formed?
Monday, September 2, 2013 at 3:11pm

SAT Writing
Writeacher! Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't ...
Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 2:33pm

public speaking
In a world of ____________, communication skills help us to interact with people whose backgrounds are different from our own. A. careers B. changes C. technology D. personal relationships
Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 10:55pm

SAT Writing
Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't know the key ...
Saturday, August 31, 2013 at 9:24pm

budgeting
Which one of the following statements best describes what a budget is? A. A method of figuring out the inflation rate. B. An organized plan for spending money. C. A way to keep people from really enjoying life. D. A plan for saving money. I think its B....?
Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 12:47pm

grammer
what is the predicate in ? The people work in a variety ofindustries.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:31pm

Paleolithic People
Describe the types of shelter and housing that were used by Paleolithic peoples
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:14pm

World History Honors
Discuss early trade among different groups of people
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:55pm

Math
An observational study is described. Determine the nature and scope of the conclusion the study can reach. In a group of 500 women, those who smoked moderately did worse on tests of reaction time than those who did not smoke. A) Smoking moderately causes women to do worse on ...
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 4:54pm

Government
Members view party structure as including the party's leaders, the people who usually vote for the party, and? A. Independents. B. the party's officeholders. C. the national convention. D. the national chairperson.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 4:20pm

Writing
Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 7:10pm. Please give feedback and grade. Prompt:"Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:58pm

science-- grade 8
Scientific experiments must be able to be repeated by multiple scientists to verify the results that are obtained. Which of the following is an example.... a. Why do people like to watch television? b. Does the mass of a rocket affect the distance it can travel? c. What makes ...
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 10:49pm

World History
Which of the following did not lead to the growth of government? A. the need to build walls for defense B. growing numbers of people C. the rise of religion D. the need to maintain food supplies My answer is A. But I'm not sure.
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 10:11pm

Statistics
I am respectfully requesting help with the following assignment. I am struggling in this chapter of statistics... Define the term sample? A) A sample is a numeric characteristic of a sample B) A sample is a numeric characteristic of a population C) A sample is the entire ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 2:08pm

English
1. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of the aged. 2. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of aged people. 3. Because I think it is important to respect and take care of the elderly. 4. Because I think it is important to respect and ...
Monday, August 26, 2013 at 3:30am

math
You are hosting a cookout for 24 people and are supplying the main dishes and several sides. You must take a trip to the grocery store in order to purchase all of the items you need. You know that hotdogs are $1.50 per package and there are 8 hotdogs in each package. You also ...
Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 6:40pm

Psychology
1.Which of the following is an example of something that remains stable across the lifespan? A. Gender (I chose this) B. Physical size C. Language D. all over above 2. Which of the following is true of the life-span perspective? A. It is primarily concerned with ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 9:16pm

Writing
Can you proofread my essay and I also need a good title? Christopher Columbus was a brave, strong, hard-worker who took sea to America in 1470. What is biased? Biased is your opinion or idea on someone. In Christopher Columbus journal excerpt, there were many examples of how ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 5:18pm

SAT Writing
I am rewriting the essay that is regarding to the memory prompt. Essay Life consists of memory and without it, people will have nothing to recall. Everyone at least have to remember something in order to initiate a conversation. Some might tell others their great time at the ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:46pm

American Goverment
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was NOT _____. the location the 1787 Constitutional Convention. the city where the Declaration of Independence was signed the childhood home of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams an important city in colonial America 22. For the first eleven years of ...
Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:27pm

Business
I am not sure how to do this for week 2 Individual paper You have been tasked with the project of organizing a company offsite 2-day training session in which people are brought in from different parts of the country. This entail everything from preparation, accommodations, ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 9:28pm

Business
I am not sure how to do this for week 2 Individual paper You have been tasked with the project of organizing a company offsite 2-day training session in which people are brought in from different parts of the country. This entail everything from preparation, accommodations, ...
Friday, August 23, 2013 at 9:24pm

Health
What is an example of impulsive and often dangerous behaviors that people with borderline personality disorder have a tendency to display? A. Driving recklessly B. Binge eating C. Engaging in unsafe sex D. All of the above I think it's D.
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 11:25am

physics
The Hyperloop is a hypothetical new fast transport system between cities, which works by launching pods that carry people through a very low air pressure tunnel. The Hyperloop reduces friction between the pods and the tunnel by supporting the pod on a cushion of air. This air ...
Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 9:37am

Health
Why are many fad diets considered unhealthy? A. Because they may not provide all of the nutrients your body needs B. Because they often promise quick weight loss C. Because people typically find it difficult to keep lost weight off D. All of the above D?
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 12:55pm

English
1. I want to do volunteer work at a nursing home. 2. I want to do volunteer work in a nursing home. (Which preposition should we use? Are both OK?) 3. I want to do volunteer work at an orphanage because I want to take care of orphans who are helpless. 4. I want to do volunteer...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 2:17am

Writing SAT
Post a New Question Current Questions Homework Help: Writing Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm. "Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 10:59pm

Writing
"Everything comes if a man will only wait." -Benjamin Disraeli, Tancred "Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved." William Jennings Bryan, Memoirs Assignment: Should we ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 8:40pm

English
Would you name facilities or organizations where orphans, elderly people, very young children are cared for? For example, a senior center, a nursing home, etc. Would you let me know the websites where we can find many kinds of such organizations and their definitions? Thank ...
Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 1:29am

Sentences and Paragraphs
You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you&#...
Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 8:49pm

World History
City-States Essay Assignment In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization? In what ways did their civilization compare to an advanced modern civilization today? How is this? The Indus Valley people had great architectures. The yearly floods that the Indus...
Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 3:33am

interpersonal communcation
The process of exchanging mes­sages, usually between two people, to create and share meaning is called: (
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 2:03pm

Statistics
Use the following table to answer questions 7 and 8: This table displays results from a prospective cohort study evaluating meat intake and mortality. The table displays hazard ratios for mortality by quintile of red meat intake. Table 2. Multivariate Analysis for Red, White, ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:58am

ENglish
1. ntelligence is measured by: an IQ test. an EIQ test. multiple intelligence tests. multiple ways. is it A 2. Which do you think is the most proven way people, in general, learn? What we read What we see What we hear What we do and experience is it D 3. o become a successful ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:24am

world history
What common problem did people in the American Southwest and the Norse of Greenland both face?
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:22pm

Short Story (Happy Event by Nadine Gordimer)
I have already found the stereotype in the story about how each tribe got along with the same tribe. I need help on finding another stereotype in the story. I am having difficult finding it. The question is: a) Identify another passage from "Happy Event" that reveals...
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 4:30pm

World History
In what ways were the Indus Valley people an advanced civilization
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 2:02pm

american governmentnt
Some people believe those under 21 serving in the military should be allowed to drink alcohol even if non-military citizens are not. Yet, the founders clearly believed the military should serve the people rather than the other way around.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:41pm

English
Is a comma required after "or" in the following sentence? We greet people by saying aloha (italicized) or "love."
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:40pm

books(short story)
Short Story: Standard of Living Author: Dorothy Parker Question: Explain what comment Dorothy Parker is making on the standards by which people judge their own lives and those of others? What aspect of this story is considered escape fiction, support answer with references to ...
Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 8:37pm

grammar
In Which oneof the following sentences is the number written correctly? A.the parcel of land was advertised as two hundred forty-three and three-quarters acres.b.the college has an,endowment of more than $187million.c.john just paid $33 thousand forhis New car.d.one hundred ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 8:34pm

Writing
Prompt: " A man walking down a crowded street noticed a dog lying by the side of the road that looked like it might be injured; but since everyone else just passed by, the man was satisfied to assume that the dog was fine. The next day he learned that the dog had been hit...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 3:15pm

Psychology- HELP!!!!
Survey research has revealed that one of the most important qualities that people look for in friends is: A. attractiveness. B. loyalty. C. independence. D. intelligence. B
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:10am

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