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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

english
People express thoughts mainly by using
Friday, August 9, 2013 at 12:07pm

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

chemistry=>Dr.Bob222
I was wondering why the individual ask the question when it seemed kind of straight forward. Sometimes I want to answer a question, but I am not sure what they are asking, or I'm not sure concerning the concept if I haven't done a particular type of problem in a while...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 6:39pm

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

Psychology- HELP!!!!
To compare one person’s test scores to the scores of all other people who took the test, psychologists must know something about the test’s: A. projective nature. B. subjective nature. C. length. D. norms. A
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:09am

Psychology- HELP!!!!
Shelby is a very outgoing person who likes being around other people and socializing with them. According to the Big Five trait theory of personality, Shelby would be considered to be: A. showing signs of her masculine archetypes in her collective unconscious. B. high on the ...
Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 9:08am

Statistics
Why bother doing this class if you're just asking people to give you the answers? It's a free online class with no grades.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 7:14pm

Writing
This time I hope I improve. Writing is a skill that must be practiced. In order to be good at writing I must read a lot, right? I won't survive in college if I am not able to write superfluos essays,right????? *Thank you,Writeacher for your patience. I know you might be ...
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:53am

english
More than thousand people are killed in road accidents during the december holiday.how can this carnage our road stopped?
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 12:12pm

biology- photosynthesis
There is a distinct oscillation of CO2 during each year as CO2 is added to the atmosphere each winter or removed from the atmosphere each summer. Explain what specific cellular processes lead to these changes in CO2 level. You must explain what causes CO2 to be released to the...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 8:51am

Physics
Rotating cylinders are not just physical abstractions: for example, they can turn a flow of the air, thus creating lift as the airplane wings. Historically people have even used rotating cylinders to power ships (although with little efficiency). NASA wrote more about this ...
Monday, August 5, 2013 at 12:10pm

Writing
Please grade, correct,and give feedbacks. Prompt: Colleges reward professors,who have significant research and teaching experience, with tenure. Once tenured, a professor holds his or her job without review and with little danger of being fired or replaced. Some people believe...
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 7:27pm

Writing
This is far better than that last one! It'd probably be a 4 for the ACT people. There is no predictable time when I'm able to get to Jiskha.
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 7:47am

Writing
In the description of level 3, I've put in bold the areas you need to work on ... to correct. I've already told you about your need to use transitions, but I saw no changes in your last two practice essays. I've told you about your need to have SPECIFIC examples, ...
Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 8:19am

Stats
In a simple random sample of 1000 people taken from City A, 13% are senior citizens. In an independent simple random sample of 600 people taken from City B, 17% are senior citizens. Is the percent of senior citizens different in the two cities? Or is this just chance variation...
Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 6:25am

alegbra
I used to be really good at reading people's mind, but lately ..... Let me guess, you are solving a^2 - 8a + 12 = 0 , and those things after are supposed to be choices of solutions ??? a^2 - 8a + 12 = 0 (a-6)(a-2) = 0 a = 6 or a = 2
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 8:12pm

Writing
I give it a 3 on the ACT scoring criteria. You did not cite any authority, thus, your writing is opinion only, but you wrote your opinions as if true fact. At least you could have said, "in my opinion",or "based on my experience". You tend to write in ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:03pm

Writing
Please correct,give feedback,and grade. ACT Prompt Most schools have established honor codes or other rules to prevent students from cheating on exams and other school assignments. Many students admit to cheating, arguing that the practice has become so common--and is so ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 6:26pm

statistics
Archie must travel to a foreign country where a deadly strain of flu has ravaged the population. Already, 34% of the population has succumbed to the flu and died. There is a vaccine, but because the flu is extremely contagious, it spreads quite rapidly, and to date only 1 out ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 6:06pm

English
Now Dick had heard a great many very strange things about the great city called London; for the country people at that time thought that folks in London were all fine gentlemen and ladies; and that there was singing and music there all day long; and that the streets were all ...
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 9:10am

child psychology in general
we all develop our own pet theories about children,based on our own instincts and prejudices.we call these commonsensical or informal theories because they are based on our own personal experiences.when you think about it,this is not a reliable guide to follow.this information...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 3:31pm

Writing
This is truly ridiculous: Another reason why school should not establish the "Great Books" curriculum is that students and teachers are happier when they are not obligated to learn and teach it. A school has a more peaceful atmosphere if both the teachers and ...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 3:24pm

biology multiple choice
2. C 6.A 7. E 8. D 9. B 11. A 12. C 13. D 14.A 15. C 19. C If I agreed with your answers, I deleted it, but if I didn't I gave you my answer choice, which was most of your work. Try not to do this again because I will ignore it, and the other people who come on this site ...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 7:47am

biology multiple choice
I am preparing my self for a biology exam and i am going through past papers. Unfortunately they do not supply us with the answers, which in one way is good.(since you have to actually work for your answers) All I am asking of you people is that you run over my answers and see...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 6:13am

Writing
Please grade this and make corrections. ACT writing prompt: The Children's Internet Protection ACT (CIPA) requires all school libraries receiving certain federal funds to install and use blocking software to prevent students from viewing material considered "harmful ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:31pm

math
how many ways can a 3 person subcommittee be selected from a committee of 7 people
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 9:24pm

World History
Probably the earliest boats were used on rivers -- to cross them, transport goods and people, and for fishing. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ancient_mar​itime_history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_​transport#Maritime_transport http://www.historyworld.net/...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 8:31pm

English
Need help please. For the following exercise, choose a topic, and then determine which method of organization is best suited for its development. Next, write a topic sentence that applies to your treatment of the subject. Finally, list at least four supporting facts or ideas. ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 11:54am

child psychology in general
You're welcome. One thing I've always heard from people -- that early psych classes are basically vocabulary classes!! You need to make sure you understand every single word in every single sentence. Use these online dictionaries when you need to look up words: http://...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 10:43am

child psychology in general
we all develop our own pet theories about children ,based on our own instincts and prejudices.we call these commonsensical or informal theories because they are based on our own personal experiences.when you think about it ,this is not a very reliable guide to follow.this ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 8:11am

English
The usual way it's pronounced in the US is this: "nine eleven." Many people use either that expression, or they say, "September 11th."
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 7:46am

Critical Thinking
Read, study, digest, reread ... http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/fa​llacies/ If you're clear on the different types of fallacies, you'll be better able to conduct critical analysis without making assumptions or relying unquestioningly on other people's ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 2:25pm

statistics
In a poll of 700 selected people in the USA who are 50 years or older, 20% said they would prefer a complete overhauling of the social security system. Estimate the population proportion of the USA of 50 years or older who would prefer a complete overhauling of the social ...
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 1:52pm

Discrete Mathematics
When a theater charges $50 per ticket, a sold-out crowd of 600 will buy tickets. For every $5 increase in ticket price, 6 fewer people buy tickets. What ticket price would maximize the theater’s revenue? (Recall that revenue = price • quantity).
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at 3:53am

children growing up
No, Ms Sue already told you b is correct. I was just explaining that this happens with older people, too, not just children.
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 8:15pm

Math- Probability
A committee of five people is to be formed from six lawyers and seven teachers. Find the probability that none are lawyers.
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 7:28pm

retail pharmacy assistant
pharmacy assistants should treat customers who require advice on personal matters as?\ a.firstly their customers and secondly their friends b.people who trust them with confidential information c.persons unlikely to become regular cuatomers d.persons who are too shy to consult...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 8:49pm

retail pharmacy assistant
the most important people to the success of a pharmacy are the? a.customers b.pharmacists c.doctors d.pharmacy assistants my answer is a when buying self-medication ,customers who seek the advice of a pharmacy assistant can be sure that? a.they are leaving the pharmacy with ...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 8:09pm

ENN103F
Voting the bums out of office! Don't do business with corrupt companies or people. Pass the word.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 5:34pm

problem solving
depends on the mass of the people.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 5:24pm

Business Statistics
The U.S. Dairy Industry wants to estimate the mean yearly milk consumption. A sample of 16 people reveals the mean yearly consumption to be 60 gallons with a standard deviation of 20 gallons. a. What is the value of the population mean? What is the best estimate of this value...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 12:47pm

COMPARISON/CONTRAST ESSAY-Please Proofread
Heated styling tools can be used to straighten or curl hair. Hair styling over the years have been made easy now that there are so many different styling tools such as curling irons and flat irons. People are always trying to make changes to their hair to have a stylish and ...
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1:01pm

English
No, but you can look poems up at any of these places: http://www.poemhunter.com http://www.poetryoutloud.com http://www.poets.org http://www.poetryfoundation.org Remember not to just copy and paste other people's poems and call them your own. Be sure to tell who the poet ...
Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 8:58am

Psychology
It had been a confusing afternoon which Martin was embarrassed to share with anyone. About one o'clock, he suddenly realized that he was in a strange place with strange people who called him by name. Martin found himself in a town he had never heard of and wondered where ...
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 12:17pm

History
Her settlement house helped poor people and new immigrants with necessities such as food and clothing and also served as a social service center A. Addams
Friday, July 26, 2013 at 10:10am

Social Worker - help!
I want to become a social worker when I grow up. I love to help people with their problems. When I'm an adult I want to live in a nice house or condo with a wonderful husband and 2 kids. I really don't want to struggle in life. How much does social worker earn? (do ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 6:17pm

english
people question whether cheerleading is a sport.
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 10:59am

english
Read the following paragraphs and write a topic sentence that expresses the main idea of each. For example, if it is a sport, then some people wonder why cheerleaders must also be concerned with the neatness and uniformity of their appearance. In addition, since cheerleading ...
Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 9:29am

socials 11
discuss the treatment of aboriginal people in Canada during the 20 century
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 7:05pm

STATISTICS
There are 12C3 = 220 ways, group of 3 people from 12 There are 9C3 = 84 ways, none of the three oldest. 220-84 = 136 groups where at least one member is 3 oldest. 136/220 = 0..618
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:56am

STATISTICS
From a group of 12 people, you randomly select 3 of them. Find the probability that at least one of them is among the 3 oldest people in the group
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:34am

STATISTICS
From a group of 12 people, you randomly select 3 of them. Find the probability that at least one of them is among the 3 oldest people in the group
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:02am

english-
The "Christ Killer" label is ironic because it is often used on Jewish people, but Jewish people were not antagonistic at the crucifixion. (The antagonists were the Romans.)
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 2:40pm

Spain History
I'm doing a survey for my class to get opinions to see which side people favored the most, the Nationalists or the Republicans? I have interviewed the people I know but I'm still lacking.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 12:33pm

Grammatical Errors
Please check to see if I have made any grammatical errors or if my sentence structure is off on the paper below: Running Head: MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project Natashia Johnson Keiser University MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project I chose the product Banana ...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8:31am

statistics
A government researcher wants to conduct a study to determine if there is a correlation between social security numbers and income. He collects the paired data from a random sample of 100 people. Should the methods of this chapter be used with the linear correlation ...
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 9:39pm

Cultural Diversity
I think there are many, MANY people in the US who consider themselves simply Americans. In my opinion (and remember, that's all this is), to attach hyphenated identities is not helpful in building and maintaining a countryful of people who consider themselves united. And ...
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:06am

Statistics
True or False Question. I need help please. A sientific paper reports the results of a drug test. This medicine used to reduce vision loss in people suffering from macular degeneration. The article state p = 0,04 section findings. The following issues are of three different ...
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 4:27am

eth/125
Which of the following types of people would be unlikey ro do much to change themselves? A. The fair wheather liberal b.the all wheather liberal c.the timid bigot d.all of these
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 10:23pm

American History
True or False Questions 1. The Kansas-Nebraska Act dealt a serious blow to sectional harmony by simply strengthening the Missouri Compromise. 2. Planters or merchants took advantage of the sharecropping system by forcing blacks to use credit to buy good and overcharging for ...
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11:59pm

general physics
What is the smallest number of whole logs (ñ = 725 kg/m3, radius = 0.0556 m, length = 3.80 m) that can be used to build a raft that will carry four people, each of whom has a mass of 73.0 kg?
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 7:22pm

math
2 people start off to work directly away from each other.they each walk for 4 kms then turn directly to their right and walk for another 3 kms.how far apart are they
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 5:51am

math
5 people measured a metal bar using the same measuing instrument,but each read the scale to a different level of accuracy.their 5 answers are show below.4 of them are correct(to the chosen level of accuracy),but one is not.which is the odd one out?1)244mm 2)243mm 3)243.7mm 4)...
Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 5:48am

english
The older you grow the more of it you’ll see. The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box. As you grow older, you’ll see white men ...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:47pm

Statistics
A research article reports the results of a drug test. This medicine used to reduce vision loss in people suffering from macular degeneration. The article state p = 0,04 section findings. The following issues are of three different interpretations of this value p. Note which ...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 6:42pm

Global history
How did the use of machines brings about a major change in the lives of people in great people?
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 5:11pm

Science
The separation of homologous chromosomes is called: A. synapsis. B. segregation. C. mitosis. D. fertilization. is it C 2. In humans, the genes for blood type A and B show lack of dominance to one another and both dominate O. Two type O people would be able to have: A. IO IA IB...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 11:19am

Statistics Help !!!!
Are my answers here correct ? Research questions for z test, t test for independent samples and t test for dependent samples : z test: "An investigator is interested in finding out whether the particular sample of college students is similar to or different from college ...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 2:08am

Sociology
In Chapter 2 of the textbook, the author describes meanings for the concept of socio-economic class and analyzes how perceptions of justice may be influenced by class distinctions in American society (see Section 2.4). He also references the related views of two provocative ...
Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 6:25pm

IT
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 entails everything from preparation, accommodations, and facilities. • There is APA style paper using APA ...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 4:33pm

math (please help steve)
You must be one of those "Brilliant" people.
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 12:00pm

Statistics
Are my answers here correct ? Research questions for z test, t test for independent samples and t test for dependent samples : z test: "An investigator is interested in finding out whether the particular sample of college students is similar to or different from college ...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 6:23am

Geography
1)The study of geography includes a)living in a dessert b)growing food c)predicting the weather d)studying people e) wearing protective clothing 2) which of the following country has no seaport a) Egypt b)Algeria c)Nigeria d)South Africa e)Uganda 3)about how many kilometers ...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 7:31pm

physics
Two people start at the same place and walk around a circular lake in opposite directions. One has an angular speed of 2.46 x 10-3 rad/s, while the other has an angular speed of 7.91 x 10-3 rad/s. How long will it be before they meet?
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 1:55pm

Statistics
Are my answers here correct ? Research questions for z test, t test for independent samples and t test for dependent samples : z test: "An investigator is interested in finding out whether the particular sample of college students is similar to or different from college ...
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 6:19am

IT/205
Read “The U.S. Census Bureau Field Data Collection Project: Don’t Count On It” beginning on p. 413 of Essentials of Management Information Systems. Answer the following questions in 200 to 300 words: Dose this mean each question 200 to 300 word or dose it mean ...
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 10:08pm

statistics
A hypothetical HIV vaccine trial involving 20,000 participants—10,000 in the vaccine group and 10,000 in the placebo group—had the following results: 6.3 infections per 1000 in the vaccine group and 9.0 infections per 1000 in the placebo group. I ran a computer ...
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 9:00pm

Economics
The well known nationally syndicated columnist David Broder reported the recent findings of two academic political scientists. These scholars found that voters are quite turned off by negative campaigns of politicians. Many people went as far as not voting because of this ...
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 1:52pm

French
What is the difference between "J'ai faim" and "Je suis faim?" By looking at different sources, I found out that most people say "J'ai faim," although I wanted to know if there was anything wrong with using the latter.
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 3:25am

englis novel
in gulliver travels how swift laughs at the weakness of people in the contemporary society
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 2:53am

economics
Is to help people who don't have money or earn anything for their homes or for their children
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 4:13pm

Statistics Help !!
Are my answers here correct ? Research questions for z test, t test for independent samples and t test for dependent samples : z test: "An investigator is interested in finding out whether the particular sample of college students is similar to or different from college ...
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 1:03am

Bio
1. Some people get repeated fungal infections because they cannot destroy these dangerous microbes after their white blood cells phagocytize them. This most likely means that these people have __________ that do not work properly. A. ribosomes B. lysosomes C. mitochondria D. ...
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 7:07pm

Biology
1. Some people get repeated fungal infections because they cannot destroy these dangerous microbes after their white blood cells phagocytize them. This most likely means that these people have __________ that do not work properly. A. ribosomes B. lysosomes C. mitochondria D. ...
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 2:59pm

statistics
participant on tv show picke from lage # applicants with equal number of men and woman .amongst the last 9 participant 7 have been women . if they are picked randomly what is the probability of geting 7 more women when 9 people are picked
Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 12:16am

Physics
people do not want to share I guess..otherwise, the problems are too difficult?
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 3:36am

college stats
I am having a lot of trouble with these questions can anyone help me please. 2. On September 2, 2004, a Dan Jones poll based on a random sample of 408 Salt Lake County residents reported that 26% of the respondents thought that Mayor Nancy Workman should resign. Find a 95% ...
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 12:54am

readings
In his 1992 speech, how did Mikhail Gorbachev view the impact of the global communications revolution on the people of less-developed countries?
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 11:48pm

sociology
First, I suggest you read these articles about feminist theory. http://sociology.about.com/od/Sociologic​al-Theory/a/Feminist-Theory.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feminist_so​ciology Frankly, I don't really know how to approach this subject. Of course, ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 9:47pm

Written Communication
Misogyny is incorrect. It's a very negative thing, but it's not illegal; it's not something people would be arrested for unless they act to hurt someone else. Try again. Look up the terms here: http://www.answers.com
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 4:02pm

Writing
except is correct. Peoples needs an apostrophe and loose is misspelled. On the whole, people's experiences with department store cards are good except when they lose a card.
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 3:10pm

English
Hey, just look up the grammar, tenses and wheter I use the right words, ok? It is for an oral excercise so the spelling isen't important. Thanks and now the text: Mandy: Good Morning and welcome to the morning show with me: Mandy Melrose! Today I wanna talk with you about ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 3:01pm

Geography
The _______ were responsible for the forced migration of more people from Africa than any other colonial power. A. British B. Dutch C. Portuguese D. Spanish
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 1:49pm

Social Studies
It can be said that one of the greatest contributions of the Moors was religious tolerance. Do you believe that is true? If so, why is it then that some people view Muslim culture to be a culture of intolerance?
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 8:16pm

history
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Akbar http://www.biography.com/people/akbar-th​e-great-9178163 http://www.pbs.org/treasuresoftheworld/t​aj_mahal/tlevel_2/t1mughal_2akbar.html http://asianhistory.about.com/od/india/p​/akbarthegreatbio.htm
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 1:41pm

English
When I was a child, a writer advised me to write about what I know. We relate to characters whose characteristics we've experienced in some way. Although I haven't seen this film, my hunch is that many people have experienced some of the characteristics the characters ...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 6:04pm

math
To do this, just multiply the total number of people by the fraction which are artists: 360*3/8 = 135 hope this helps~ :)
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 11:46am

math
There are 360 people at a museum opening. Half of the people are museum supporters, 3/8 are artists, and the rest are museum employees. How many people are artists ?
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 11:00am

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