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September 17, 2014

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US history
Can you check if my answers are correct? Martin Luther King, Jr.’s eloquence hid the fact of his lack of formal education beyond the eighth grade. is it true? When black students tried to enter Little Rock’s Central High School in 1957, the governor called out the ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 8:59pm

us history
Can you check if my answers are correct? When Jewish leaders proclaimed the independent state of Israel in 1948, the USA A. refused to recognize it until democratic elections were held B. broke diplomatic relations with most Arab states C. recognized the new state immediately ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 8:58pm

Math
Explain a real-world problem that you used math to solve. What mathematical expressions did you use in your problem solving? Define your variables and explain your expression. My real-world situation would be making a cake and converting the cups into oz. I needed to figure ...
Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 6:49pm

world history
How has the global economy changed after the Cold War?
Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 12:10pm

Science
What is the main benefit of using scientific names instead of common names for organisms?   Scientific names have been around for much longer than common names have. Scientific names give everyone a shared terminology while common names can vary around the world. ...
Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:37pm

American History
Passed in 1935, Roosevelt's most significant reform measure was the what?
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1:21pm

History
Can someone please help me? At least give me an idea. I really need some help I'm far behind and this one is really giving me trouble. Please help. Thanks. Select one reform movement from the Progressive Era. Describe the movement and its impact on South Carolina. Provide ...
Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1:04pm

Math
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 8:07pm

History HELP! ASAP
Congress's adoption of the declaration of independence confirmed a decisive shift in the conflict between the colonies and britain. Why did the colonies make this decisive breaak in 1776? In your answer, discuss some of the arguments for and against independence.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:40pm

History HELP! ASAP
In the mid-eighteen century, how did native americans influence relations between european nations? between britain and the colonies?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:38pm

Statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:04pm

world geography
In Caribbean, Puerto Rico and Jamaica are islands of the Lesser Antilles
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 1:35pm

world history
Which African independence movement is most similar to the movement in Kenya? I'm thinking the one in Haiti but I'm not sure
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:57am

American History
Why did many revolutionary leaders shaping the government of the new nation begin to find the principle of democracy troubling? How did they attempt to balance democracy with other concerns in the new government?
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 12:57am

Language Arts - Grammar - please check answers
Identify the linking verb and the predicate nominative. 1. My partner for biology lab is Penelope. 2. Jason will be the next student council president. 3. Mrs. Furillo's favorite song is still "Night and Day." 4. Rocky Marciano was the world heavyweight boxing ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:26pm

statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:02pm

English: tragedy
Paraphrase this line by line: I don't understand this.. In tragedy, man is a paradox in a paradoxical existence. Fallible and vulnerable in his mortal finity, he is yet capable of transcendent greatness. Freely exercising his will (a passive hero is pathetic rather than ...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 8:53pm

English
1. Which of the following sentences uses capitalization CORRECTLY? (1 point) A.) You can find the complete list of Senators online. B.) Have you ever read The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling? C.)The Maryland Blue Crabs have become a symbol of the state. I think it is B..? 2...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 10:15am

u,s history
By the end of April 1975, which city fell to the North Vietnamese Army, leading to the unification of Vietnam?
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 12:08am

statistics
Professor Smith gave a final exam in her history class. The scores on the final exam are normally distributed with a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 6. If Professor Smith wishes to give A’s to the top 4%, what would be the cutoff score be for A’s? a. 90.0 b. ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:25pm

HELP!
Next year (sophomore year) I'm taking the following courses: Honors Algebra II/Trig Spanish III Health AP Biology Honors English AP World History Is AP Bio and world history hard? or no it's not just the exam. Please tell me because this is my first year taking AP.
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 8:00pm

statistics
The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:15pm

Check English Answers
Please check my answers: 1)pathos 2)thesis statements 3)Lincoln promises retribution for war 4)Ethos 5)Theme 1)"On the occasion corresponding to this four years ago all thoughts were anxiously directed to an impending civil war. All dreaded it, all sought to avert it. ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 2:26pm

English III
1)“We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which, would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence.” These lines from the Declaration of ...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 1:45pm

american history
under America's second party system, the whigs stood for?
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 8:30pm

Criminal Justice
1. How do city police chiefs come to power? A. They are elected by voters in specific districts. B. They are appointed by the mayor or selected by the city council. C. They are promoted up through the rank system. D. They are appointed by the outgoing city police chief. im ...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 2:01pm

LA
In all of recent American history, there has been no worse river flooding than what occurred on the Mississippi River between late June and the middle of August in 1993. Record flooding affected communities from Minnesota to Missouri. Iowa and Illinois joined those states as ...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 2:00pm

English
I need to know the prepositions in the following question. The patient is a 42-year-old male with a history of left shoulder osteomyelitis wit resistant pseudomonas from an injury he sustained approximately 20 years ago.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 11:41am

U.S. History
Read this passage by Booker T.Washington: I am in favor of every measure that will give to woman, the opportunity to develop to the highest possible extent, her moral, intellectual, and physical nature so that she may make her life as useful to herself and to others as it is ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 7:53pm

Help!
Geothermal power would be classified as a(n) _____________________ resource because its supply will not run out. An example of a renewable and inexhaustible resource that requires the construction of dams is _________________________ energy. To solve the problem of a polluted ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 5:32pm

Science help!!!!
A______________________ is a tool used to capture the energy in sunlight. Recycling aluminum cans and taking shorter showers are two ways to practice the ________________________ of natural resources. Some plastics are made from corn. These plastics are biodegradable. This ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 3:50pm

Astrophysics
The Earth formed at a redshift of z∼0.53. That means that when our world was young, the universe was quite a bit smaller than it is today. The nearest galaxies to our own are around 10 kpc (kilo-parsecs) in size, lie at a distance of around 1 Mpc from us (Mega-parsecs), ...
Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 1:30am

Am. History
As there was after World War II, there is a legitimate threat to Americans and the American way of life in the Post 9/11 world. Senator McCarthy used his influence to weed out suspected Communists from the American government. Are there any lessons to be learned from his ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 6:39pm

World Civilization
1. In 1789, the National Assembly revoked the privileges of the aristocracy. This occurred in reaction to A. a peasant uprising. B. Louis XVI's withdrawal of troops from Paris. C. discontent among the poor people of Paris. D. the storming of the Bastille 2. What was ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 5:14pm

World History
1. In 1964, a loose union of Palestine refugees led to the formation of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) under Yasir Arafat. What was the aim of the PLO? A. Driving Israel from East Jerusalem B. Establishing a Pan-Arab League C. Evicting Israel from Palestine D. ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 4:56pm

Contrasting East & West
1. In 1938, British Prime Minister Chamberlain declared a final act of appeasement A. after Hitler attacked Poland. B. when Hitler's claim on the Sudetenland was accepted. C. immediately following the Nazi occupation of Austria. D. after Hitler's forces occupied the ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 4:55pm

math
All of the 5th grade teachers and students from Almond went on a field trip to an archaeology museum. Tickets were $8.50 each for teachers and $2.00 each for students, and the group paid $29.00 in total. A few weeks later, the same group visited a natural history museum where ...
Friday, April 11, 2014 at 1:20am

world history
what did the north and south believe about the compromise of 1850?
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 8:48pm

Help Mrs.Sue plz
Which sentence uses italics, quotation marks, and punctuation correctly? (1 point) The article called “A Persistent Rebel” in American History magazine told about Elizabeth Blackwell. The article called A Persistent Rebel in American History magazine told about ...
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:44pm

Math
The population of the Earth is approximately 6 billion people and is growing at an annual rate of 1.9%. Assuming a Malthusian growth model, find the world population in 42 years
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 2:19am

History
I'm trying to find out the difference between Masons and Anti-Masons like in the 1830s. But all the info is about brick layers. How else could I look this up to get the right Mason?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11:05pm

history
Why should President Kennedy receive a peace award for averting the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 7:35pm

English 9R - Civil Disobedience Essay Check (PLZ!)
Please check my essay for any grammar errors and anything, because my English teacher grades HARD and I really want a 100 on this essay. I spend HOURS writing this and I really appreciate if you check. Thank You! :) here it is: Civil disobedience is "refusal to obey laws ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:38pm

Language arts help ms sue.
1. Based on reading only the title and headings, what would you think the article was about? (1 point) a renewed interest in hunting and fishing an animal population with an uncertain future the threat logging poses to forest animals a group of dinosaurs roaming a local ...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 5:59pm

history
Should Premier NIkita Khrushev be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 4:01pm

history
Should President Kennedy be awarded a peace prize for averting a nuclear disaster during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 3:59pm

history
Did JFK avert the Cuban MIssile crisis?
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 10:44am

history
The romantic movement drew upon the idea that a. all social change should be motivated by religious faith. b. only love could solve social problems. c. reason, not emotion, should motivate true art. d. each individual brings a unique perspective to the world.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 10:28am

Social Studies
Has the effort of Westerners to aid the rest of the world done more good than harm? Its a opinon but i would like a answer please. Please make your answer at least 6 sentences. Thank you very much
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 6:21pm

Single Room, Earth View by Sally Ride--Help!
This regards the story "Single Room, Earth View" by Sally Ride. Choose one of the following quotations; then in a few paragraphs, discuss how Sally Ride's observations support or refute the quotation. Quotations: 1. "Observation is a passive science, ...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:07pm

American History
Which were not reason(s) for European exploration in the Americas? A. Escape religious persecution B. Wealth and trade C. Escape economic and political turmoil D. Power It's not D, I think it's C, but I'm not sure
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:21pm

American History
A royal colony is owned by the King/Queen, while a proprietary colony is owned by ________________. A. A totalitarian leader B. Wealthy investors and businessmen C. The original founders D. All individuals living in the colony It is not C ! Is it A >>
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:20pm

American History
Which of the following resulted from King Philip’s War? A. The Indians lost most of their land in southern New England. B. The English established praying towns for the Indians. C. The Puritans nearly eliminated the Pequots. D. The colonists gave land back to the Indians...
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:19pm

English
Hurricane Katrina was the costliest hurricane in US history. A. Noun B. Verb C. Adjective D. Adverb C
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:56pm

us history
how did the us try to stop communism during the cold war
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:10pm

History
How did we get water on earth?
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:39pm

Social Studies
Make a "what if" statement about how history may have changed in America if Zenger had not gone into the newspaper business. What if history tells us we do not have the right to free expression?
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 5:46pm

american history
In the southern campaign launched by British, Cornwallis lost a battle with the Americans under Nathaniel Greene at?
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 12:37pm

World history
What is a constitutional monarchy?
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:07am

World history
What is the difference between divine right and absolute monarchies? Are absolute monarchies more developed, and divine right isn't?
Monday, April 7, 2014 at 8:56am

History
What factors gave rise to the youth counterculture of the 1960's?
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 7:41pm

history
what happened in Tiananmen Square in 1989? -My book says that many students died but that was about it. Thanks
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 6:56pm

History
What higher education institution were established to assist blacks during reconstruction? is it college?
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:57am

History
How do you think southern whites reacted to president Andrew Johnson’s plan? President Johnson’s Plan (10%+)  Offered amnesty upon simple oath to all except Confederate civil and military officers and those with property over $20,000 (they could apply ...
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 10:27am

history
during the slave trade, what was shore trading?
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 8:09pm

occupational therapy
Mrs. Richards is a 79 year old widow who is in the skilled nursing facility secondary to a falling incident which injured her left shoulder. she has a history of rheumatoid arthritis which also impacts her active range of motion in bilateral upper extremity secondary to pain ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:52pm

History
Circa the fifteenth century, the status of women was higher in southeast asia that it was in China, India, or Europe. Why was this so?
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 7:09pm

Grammar
The following senetences are inverted. Write C if the subject-verb agreement is correct. Write I if the subject-verb agreement is incorrect. Then, on the line following each sentence, write the correct form of the verb. 1. Was Lyndon Johnson the next President? -- ? 2. Are ...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 5:27pm

History
The Missouri Compromise settled one dispute, but contained a provision that began another battle
Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 2:21pm

Statistics
A survey of top executives revealed that 37% of them regularly read Time magazine, 21% read Newsweek and 38% read U.S. News & World Report. Eleven percent read both Time and U.S. News & World Report. What is the probability that a particular top executive reads either Time or ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 7:46pm

Statistics
A survey of top executives revealed that 37% of them regularly read Time magazine, 21% read Newsweek and 38% read U.S. News & World Report. Eleven percent read both Time and U.S. News & World Report. What is the probability that a particular top executive reads either Time or ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 6:39pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Write a 3-paragraph Biographical Essay. Discuss your experiences with summer: the things you enjoyed and the things you missed about school. What I have written: "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. It rids me of the stress and worry of ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 5:18pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Write a 3-paragraph Biographical Essay. Discuss your experiences with summer: the things you enjoyed and the things you missed about school. What I have written: "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. It rids me of the stress and worry of ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:03pm

Social Studies
Read the speech below. It is a fictitious political speech by Peter, a candidate for the upcoming national election. Then answer the following questions: List all of the arguments in the speech List all of the non-arguments in the speech List all of the factual contents in the...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 10:18am

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Write a 3-paragraph Biographicl Essay. Discuss your experiences with summer: the things you enjoyed and the things you missed about school. What I have written: "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. Setting in only once the school year has ...
Friday, April 4, 2014 at 12:02am

world history
Distinguishing unique patterns of biodiversity in eastern and western areas of Southeast Asia, the Wallace Line is found between
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:01pm

Social Studies (History)
What did Germany, Italy, Japan, and the Soviet Union aka USSR have in common before WWII? please have four reasons and please explain why these countries had that similarity.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 5:11pm

Biographical Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
Write a 3-paragraph Biographicl Essay. Discuss your experiences with summer: the things you enjoyed and the things you missed about school. What I have written: "A strong sense of freedom is one of my favorite things about summer. Setting in only once the school year has ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 4:18pm

science
To solve the problem of a polluted stream a scientist traced where the pollution came from. She determined that the pollution was coming from many small sources. She worked on a plan to help reduce the pollution to the stream. This is an example of ____________________ ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:07pm

Science
To solve the problem of a polluted stream a scientist traced where the pollution came from. She determined that the pollution was coming from many small sources. She worked on a plan to help reduce the pollution to the stream. This is an example of ____________________ ...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 11:46am

english
i am having troubles on what to right for the conflict and resolution can someone tell me what they are ? Thanks My Stepmother by Thanh Nguyen When my stepmother first came, her eyes were sharp and bright as little knives. Her youth and my childhood ran into each other - she ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:50pm

World Civilizations
Mansa Musa was the ruler of the African kingdom of A. Mali. B. Morocco. C. Egypt. D. Ghana.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 10:09pm

World Civilizations
Although the demand for slaves was great, Angolan and Brazilian merchants only permitted a steady trickle of slaves into Brazil because A. there was anxiety over importing tropical diseases that were rife in West Africa. B. importing too many slaves would reduce their market ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 6:06pm

Reading Skills
This question is based on the following paragraph. (1) After my interview with these four young people, I reflected on the quiet sense of "difference" I sensed with many of these Upward Bound students. (2) As a college teacher who has also taught seventh-grade ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:51pm

Reading Skills
Below is the last stanza of a poem, "Dover Beach," written in 1876 by Matthew Arnold. Ah, love, let us be true To one another! for the world, which seems To lie before us like a land of dreams, So various, so beautiful, so new, Hath really neither joy, nor love, nor ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:49pm

Reading Skills
This question is based on the following paragraph. (1) After my interview with these four young people, I reflected on the quiet sense of "difference" I sensed with many of these Upward Bound students. (2) As a college teacher who has also taught seventh-grade ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:30pm

Reading Skills
8. Below is the last stanza of a poem, "Dover Beach," written in 1876 by Matthew Arnold. Ah, love, let us be true To one another! for the world, which seems To lie before us like a land of dreams, So various, so beautiful, so new, Hath really neither joy, nor love, ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:28pm

Reading Skills
This question is based on the following paragraph. (1) After my interview with these four young people, I reflected on the quiet sense of "difference" I sensed with many of these Upward Bound students. (2) As a college teacher who has also taught seventh-grade ...
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 5:26pm

history
I wrote a DBQ on the industrial revolution, this is part of it: During the Industrial Revolution, the upper class lived without struggle, yet the working class suffered endlessly through dangerous working conditions. This demonstrates the impact Industrialization had on the ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 8:56pm

world geography
The statement, "People celebrate their birthdays on January 1st" is an example of what type of region?
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:52pm

managerial economics
An article in Business Week reported the discovery of a new processing technology that makes it economically feasible to turn natural gas into liquid petroleum that yields superclean gasoline, diesel fuel, or any other product derived from crude oil. This discovery represents ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 1:18pm

Science
A______________________ is a tool used to capture the energy in sunlight. Recycling aluminum cans and taking shorter showers are two ways to practice the ________________________ of natural resources. Some plastics are made from corn. These plastics are biodegradable. This ...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 12:43pm

history
During the Carter administration, Zbigniew Brzezinski a. tried to get Cater to roll back the taxes b. rejected the adoption of the MX missiles to replace the older Minute Man missiles. c. tried to reverse the policy of detente. d. was directly involved in continuing the salt ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:19pm

history
Which of the following is true of President G. W. Bush a. He reluctantly endorsed the Kyoto Protocol. b. He vowed to punish all countries sponsoring terriorism. c. He accepted the United States' role in the International Criminal Court. d. He rejected unilateralism.
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:11pm

History
Following on the sucessful activism of Cesar Chavez, Mexican American youth began to refer to themselves as a. Mexicans. b. Los Barrios. c. Los Hombres. d. Chicanos.
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:05pm

i need help with this 6th grade world history
1. What effect did the Punic Wars have on small Roman farmers? A. grains from conquered lands drove down grain prices. B. grains from conquered lands drove up grain prices. C. New strains of grain from conquered lands helped them thrive. D. The lack of grain from conquered ...
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 2:32pm

history
All of the following were anti-modern reactions except A. fundamentalism B. Ku Klux Klan C. cultural anthropology D. arts and crafts movement E. prohibition F. None of the above would it be fundamentalism?
Monday, March 31, 2014 at 11:55am

US history
True False The divorce rate in America declined in the 1920s. false right? All of the following were anti-modern reactions except A.fundamentalism B. Ku Klux Klan C. cultural anthropology D. arts and crafts movement E. prohibition F. None of the above Is it D? Fundamentalists ...
Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:29pm

south carolina state history
Which statement explains why public education suffered during reconstruction? A) the state preferred private education to public educatioin. B) teachers were not properly trained to do their jobs effectively.**** THIS ONE? C) the general public cared more about recovering from...
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 10:10pm

us history
Explain how wwII promoted an awareness of the links between racism in the US and coloniasm around the world. (in a long essay please)
Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 1:43pm

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