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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

History
"He simply argued that the peddling of pardons like Colosseum souvenirs trivialized sin by debasing the contrition." Does this mean that by the Pope allowing indulgences society cares less about doing wrong?
Friday, August 16, 2013 at 4:56pm

History
Give reasons why history is important
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:44pm

History
I have a paper I must do and have been trying all summer to finish. I have read the book The Story of Sacagawea and now what I need to do is write what the main idea/topic is ( which I know is Sacagawea) but then I have to write a main idea's # 1 and # 2 and details to ...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 4:58pm

Lang ARts
hat fact best explains why it is significant that Angelou's narrative is set in 1940? In 1940, the United States was not yet involved in World War II. In 1940, segregation of blacks and whites was still the norm. In 1940, most high school students did not go on to college...
Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 2:12pm

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

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

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

European History
Can you please explain this quote? "The monarchy of Rome, as it is now, is a pestilence to Christendom." -Erasmus
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 10:15pm

European History
Where was this quote said, what impact did it have on society, and what changes were taking place when this quote was said. “I have the feeling that the days of Cicero and Demosthenes are much closer to me than the sixty years just passed.” -Leonardo Bruni
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 11:25am

European History
Where was this quote said, what impact did it have on society, and what changes were taking place when this quote was said. “I have the feeling that the days of Cicero and Demosthenes are much closer to me than the sixty years just passed.” -Leonardo Bruni
Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 12:21am

social science [geography]
how many times zones are there in world?
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:50pm

world history
identify and describe two ways in which American federalism has changed since the ratification of the constitution
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 12:28pm

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

US History
What were the effects of the colonial boycott on British goods? What were the effects of the american revolution? I only have the constitution and colonists officially broke away from England for this one.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 4:41pm

children who require special treatment
spelling or reading retardation counld be a result of ? a.average i.q. b.speech and language difficulties c.emotional problems d.family history my answer is d
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 6:21am

Writing
Prompt: Many communities are considering adopting curfews for high school students. Some educators and parents favor curfews because they believe it will encourage students to focus more on their homework and make them more responsible. Others feel curfews are up to families...
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 1:50am

History
Passed in 1935, Roosevelt's most significant reform measure was the
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 10:10pm

Writing
Writeacher,when is the best time for me to post this so that you are available? Prompt: New laws are being proposed that would require schools to accommodate students who wish to transfer to a different school if the school falls below a certain level on statewide standardized...
Sunday, August 4, 2013 at 12:28am

American history
The federal system can be thought of as a marble cake because
Friday, August 2, 2013 at 7:12pm

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

Writing
Please point out mistakes,give feedback, and grade. ACT prompt: In recent years, many schools have adopted a "Great Books"- based curriculum. These schools require students to study certain designated classic books of Western civilizations, arguing that familiarity ...
Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 12:10pm

World History
Under what circumstances does it appear that paleolithic humans first used boats?
Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 8:22pm

physics
The loudest sound in Earth’s history is believed to be the explosion of the volcanic island of Krakatoa, back in 1883. Physicists estimate that the intensity of the sound produced was 1.0×107 W/m2. How many decibels does this correspond to?
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 10:13pm

English
What are the stories that go with each of the tools that Sanders discusses in his essay "Inheritance of Tools?" I don't really understand what the question wants, so I started by saying the history of the hammer. What can I write about the other tools?!
Monday, July 29, 2013 at 2:40pm

American History
Explain Wilson's initial policy at the outbreak of world war I and if they were a success or failure.
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 11:46pm

medical billing
Female admitted for chronic diarrhea and dehydration history of herpes zoster right upper extremity leading to monoparesis she has been treated with heavy doses of neorontin with no significant change xrays shoe lingular and left loer lobe pneumonia and Iin the right perihilar...
Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 3:55pm

American History
Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration augmented their ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 10:14pm

American History
Could someone rephrase this entire sentence for me. Mexican-Americans are Americans of Mexican descent. After the annexation of parts of Mexico in 1848, about 30,000 individuals now lived in the U.S. and became full U.S. citizens. Large-scale new migration augmented their ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 9:48pm

American History
List and briefly explain the events that happened in the 1890’s that demonstrated labor unrest.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:57pm

English.....
The following passage is taken from an article by a contemporary poet about Clement Clarke Moore, the nineteenth-century writer best known as the author of “A Visit From Saint Nicholas.”      If he wasn’t a myth maker himself, at least Clement ...
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:16pm

American History
1. List and briefly explain the proposed compromise made after 1849 over the issue of slavery before the outbreak of the Civil War.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 12:28pm

Algebra world problem
The length of a rectangle is 7 centimeters less than twice its width. Its area is 72 square meters. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 4:06pm

Math
identify and explain at least one real-world application of mathematical concepts covered in the text, your job or daily life, for one of the following areas: business, health and wellness, science, sports, and environmental sustainability. Do you think it is easier to relate ...
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 1:03pm

Spain History
Which side would you support in the Spanish Civil War and Why?
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 12:18pm

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

Marketing
Please check my grammer, sentence structure and how the references are places. Running Head: MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project Natashia Johnson Keiser University MARKETING MIX PROJECT Marketing Mix Project I chose the product Banana Colada Fuze because it regulates ...
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:24pm

world geography
Why are some bodies of water in Russia unnavigable for part of the year? They are frozen. They are too shallow. They are too swift. They contain chernozem.
Monday, July 22, 2013 at 11:56am

World Geography
The major cause behind the Israeli invasion of Lebanon was
Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 8:54pm

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

english
"There's four kinds of folks in the world. There's the ordinary kind, like us and the neighbours, there's the kind like the Cunningham's out in the woods, the kind like the Ewell's down at the dump, and the Negroes." what rhetorical device or ...
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 7:46pm

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

Media/Social Science
What is the theory of Habermas? How would you explain the theory of communicative rationality? How do you think the thoughts of Habermas apply to the real world?
Friday, July 19, 2013 at 1:25pm

Math
In a circle gray showing world population of aluminum, what is the measure of the central angle of the sector representing a country that produces 4/15 of the total world production of aluminum? A 26 B 60 C 85 D 92 E 96
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 7:16pm

american history
Under the _______ system, Spanish conquistadors were rewarded with local villages and control over the local labor force
Monday, July 15, 2013 at 5:29pm

criminal justice
Describe the history of European corrections philosophies and how it shaped today's American corrections practices. Compare the similarities and differences of today's corrections practices with American corrections practices in the 1800s.
Sunday, July 14, 2013 at 3:14pm

Biology
Will you please check my answers? 1. Single-celled organisms that do not have a membrane-bound nucleus are called A. organelles. B. prokaryotes. C. Golgi bodies. D. eukaryotes. 2. In cells, a form of active transport is A. a sodium-potassium pump. B. osmosis. C. facilitated ...
Friday, July 12, 2013 at 6:40pm

History
The creation of minority group status largely depends on:     A.     The nature of the contact situation     B.     The size of the dominant group     C.     Whether the dominant group is assimilationist or ...
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 10:22pm

readings
Rather than promoting goods and manufactures, the 1939 New York World's Fair sought to emphasize
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 9:17pm

history
i need to write a short note on mughal empress princess jahanara
Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 2:08pm

history
under Franklin Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy,
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 5:30pm

history
write a short note of 170-180 words on the travelling experiences of 'James Cook'
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 1:09pm

history
Akber became emperor at only thirteen years of age. Research his reign. What were his greatest achievements as emperor?
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at 10:46am

history
During the election of 1936, declaring their party a "millionaire's union," Franklin Roosevelt focused mainly on defeating the A. Union Party running Gerald K. Smith. B. Liberty League running Father Coughlin. C. Union Party running William Lemke. D. Liberty ...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 9:20pm

Physics
In Larry Niven’s science fiction novel Ringworld, a ring of material of radius 1.54 × 1011 m rotates about a star with a rotational speed of 1.5 × 106 m/s. The inhabitants of this ring world experience a normal contact force ~n. Acting alone, this normal...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at 4:49pm

Film
I need help with blogging "Establishing new boundries for special effects: Robert Zemeckis's Contact and computer-generated imagery." you should discuss the ethical issues raised by Craig in his article regarding the use of CGI based on how it blurs the line ...
Monday, July 8, 2013 at 6:58pm

Statistics/Probability
3. On a given evening, two roommates, roommate A and roommate B, are arguing over who should control the television remote. Roommate A suggests a game of rock-paper-scissors to settle the dispute. It's the first time that the roommates have played each other in rock-paper-...
Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 12:15pm

English
1.The psychology of children coping with sexual abuse 2.Adolescents who commit suicide 3.Self-inflicted pain as a response to grief/abuse Throughout the years, many young women have always struggled for freedom to deal with the problems they have. Such difficulties, including ...
Friday, July 5, 2013 at 8:27pm

history
can someone please help me with this question Why do you think Martin Luther King speech begins with a discussion of American History and ends with dreams of a future America
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 5:42pm

physics
The hammer throw is a track-and-field event in which a 7.30-kg ball (the hammer) is whirled around in a circle several times and released. It then moves upward on the familiar curved path of projectile motion and eventually returns to the ground some distance away. The world ...
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 4:08pm

Writing
SAT essay practice. The Chinese proverb, "In crisis is cleverness born" means that through crisis creativity is born. This does not apply to most of the world situations. How can crisis bring out creativity? Crisis is associated with chaos and confusion. It is ...
Monday, July 1, 2013 at 1:14am

Maths
History of number
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 11:27pm

Maths
History of pie
Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 11:25pm

american history
Which of the following was the primary interest of the British goverment in approving James Oglethorpe's Georgia colony? A. developing new lands for rice production B.Thwarting spanish claims in the area south of carolina C. Providing an asylum for British debtors D. ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 2:48pm

English
Guys! I have 2 essays due this week, 1 tomorrow and another on Friday. The first essay is an expository piece. (The relationship between a mother and her child is quite different to the relationship between a child and its mother. Explain the difference, and the consequences ...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 3:46am

English
I left out a few more questions. Thank you very much in advance. 1) How is Mrs Dalloway described at the beginning of the novel? What is Mrs Dalloway fond of? 2) Who is Septimus Warren Smith? Describe Septimus and his wife Lucretia's reactions to the bursting of the car&#...
Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 4:09pm

English
I urgently need someone from Jiskha to check if these questions are grammatically correct. Thank you very much in advance. 1) Can you briefly repeat the content of your history dissertation in English? 2) What is the first part of the poem "The Waste Land" devoted to...
Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 5:38am

world geography
1. When Australia became the federated Commonwealth of Australia in 1901, Sydney and Melbourne competed to be the capital city. A compromise was reached and _______ became the federal capital in 1928. A. Canberra B. Brisbane C. Adelaide D. Sydney 2. According to the World ...
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 5:37pm

phyisics
If approximately 70% of the Earth's surface is covered with water, what is the order of magnitude for the number of raindrops in the world's oceans?
Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 5:07am

History
Political factionalism in the U.S. during the 19th century was fueled by the emergence of a unique American culture and the transition from an agrarian to market economy. Please give me some information on writing about this.
Friday, June 21, 2013 at 12:35pm

math
R. H. Bruskin Associates Market Research found that 30% of Americans do not think that having a college education is important to succeed in the business world. If a random sample of five Americans is s selected, find these probabilities. (a) Exactly two people will agree with...
Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 11:42am

World Geography
Moving from coastal to interior regions of sub-Saharan Africa, we discover that the dominant physical-geographic feature is A. many coastal inlets. B. lush rainforest. C. ascending plateaus. D. mountainous terrain.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 4:20pm

Physics tough
If approximately 70% of the Earth's surface is covered with water, what is the order of magnitude for the number of raindrops in the world's oceans? Hint: The order of magnitude of 2478=2.478×10^3 is 3.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 2:19am

World Geography
A major objective of the South Pacific Forum founded in 1971 was A. expanding the copra trade. B. reconciling diverse cultural heritages. C. identifying and resolving human rights concerns in the region. D. stopping French nuclear testing in the region.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:20am

World Geography
Moving from coastal to interior regions of sub-Saharan Africa, we discover that the dominant physical-geographic feature is A. many coastal inlets. B. lush rainforest. C. ascending plateaus. D. mountainous terrain.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 12:20am

World History
In China, the rise of the idea of a new Buddha who would inaugurate a golden age and give power to his followers led to A. a resurgence in the power of Confucian elites. B. the rise of the Ming dynasty. C. the rise of the Yuan dynasty. D. a revolution in religious belief. My ...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 4:57pm

history
which is true of secretary of state William henry seward
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 11:36pm

World Geography
1. Which of the following was the main purpose behind the formation of the Arab League in 1945?
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 2:41pm

math
1.Mark makes Php 40.00 per hour if he works 40 hours or less.If works overtime,he makes an additional Php 5.00 per hour as overtime pay.What would be his total pay if he worked 58 hours? 2.The world's greatest known ocean depth of 36,201 feet was recorded in the Marianas ...
Monday, June 17, 2013 at 5:16am

English
Read the following selection from “Winter Mist” by Robert Palfrey Utter. Then, answer the questions that follow. I like pond skating best by moonlight. The hollow among the hills will always have a bit of mist about it, let the sky be clear as it may. The moonlight, ...
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 3:23pm

physics
According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the longest home run ever measured was hit by Roy “Dizzy” Carlyle in a minor league game. The ball traveled 188 {\rm m} (618 {\rm ft}) before landing on the ground outside the ballpark part a Assuming the ball's ...
Friday, June 14, 2013 at 2:09am

World history
5. Which of the following statements about the physical geography of North America is true? A. The most geologically active region of North America is found along the West Coast. B. The ancient rock of the Canadian Shield covers about one-fourth of Canada. C. The Mississippi ...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 1:27pm

World history
4. Significant settlement in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta A. occurred only as major highways were built across Canada. B. occurred only after World War II. C. followed the completion of Canada's transcontinental railways. D. was a response to the world demand for ...
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 12:58pm

World history
3. In the South American Andes, the altiplano between the Cordillera Oriental and the western Cordillera Occidental is widest in A. Peru. B. Ecuador. C. Bolivia. D. Chile.
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 12:36pm

World history
2. In Brazil, the indigenous population was around 3.5 million before the arrival of Europeans. Today, the indigenous population is around A. 2 million. B. 500,000. C. 200,000. D. 1.5 million.
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 12:30pm

World history
3. In the South American Andes, the altiplano between the Cordillera Oriental and the western Cordillera Occidental is widest in A. Peru. B. Ecuador. C. Bolivia. D. Chile.
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 11:17am

World history
2. In Brazil, the indigenous population was around 3.5 million before the arrival of Europeans. Today, the indigenous population is around A. 2 million. B. 500,000. C. 200,000. D. 1.5 million.
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 11:01am

World history
1. Which of the following statements about Southern South America is true?
Monday, June 10, 2013 at 10:54am

math
*The value of the z-score in a hypothesis test is influenced by a variety of factors. Assuming that all other variables are held constant, explain how the value of z is influenced by each of the following: a. Increasing the difference between the sample mean and the original ...
Sunday, June 9, 2013 at 8:12pm

HISTORY
How is man shaped by the times in which they live. An example of Hitler, Mlk or LBJ, or any leader that was shaped by the times in which they lived.
Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 2:17pm

world history
Which river valley produced the earliest known code of laws? A. Mesopotamia B. Yellow River C. Indus Valley D. Egypt
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 7:21pm

american history
which of the following was the primary cause of the Balkan wars conducted during the Clinton administration a. the rise to power of Slobodan Milosevic in Serbia b. Muslim activism in Bosnia c. the un peacekeepers inability to stem ethnic cleansing d. the breakup of the former ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 5:00pm

american history
when postwar expansion slowed in the 1950s an economic stimulus was provided by a. the construction of Levitt towns b. the baby boom c. cold war spending d. increased consumer goods manufacturing I think a but the book talks about a and b so im not to sure
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 4:31pm

american history
which of the following statements is true of the Gulf of Tonkin affair? a. Johnson approved covert amphibious raid on the north Vietnam B. congress was divided and only reluctantly passed the gulf of Tonkin resolution c. the destroyer Maddox was sunk by north Vietnamese ...
Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 3:32pm

History
Is American invasion in Iraq justified?
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 12:42pm

Art Please check answers
1. These two technological advancements of the Industrial Revolution helped lead to the development of Impressionism. the railroads and the printing press the railroads and photography photography and electric lighting** the automobile and electric lighting 2. According to ...
Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 1:12am

World History
1)War over this country involved the United States during the 1960s and 1970s. in 1975 it fell under Communist control. I said South Vietnam 2)In the 1980's this nation was a world industrial leader as well as major competitor with U.S. I said China ( Russia and USSR are ...
Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 5:45pm

english
“I always wear my lucky hat when the Atlanta Braves play; thanks to me, they won the World Series!” This is an example of (Points : 1)
Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:28pm

American history
Which of the following best describes the columbian exchange that occurred during the age of discovery
Friday, May 31, 2013 at 5:57pm

us history
Who were three significant black abolitionists prior to and during the Civil War?
Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 11:43am

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