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September 21, 2014

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english
Can you please identify the figurative language (i.e., metaphor, simile, imagery, personification, etc) for each sentence? 1. "We never felt so much power. Like we owned the world. We owned it. I swear we could held it in the palms of our hands and it was up to us whether...
Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 11:38am

Spanish--check my answers please?
Casas de cultura are geared toward____. young children teens adults all ages *** "Sobremesa " is an important cultural practice in the Spanish-speaking world that can best be described as ____. (1 point) a dance from southern Spain an after-meal conversation *** an ...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 11:03am

HISTORY
At the beginning of World War II, Roosevelt dealt with France
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:16pm

Geography / English
So I have to write an essay how do i rate canada when compared to the rest of the world. On the sheet it shows you a set up on how to write it Introductory Sentence/ Thesis -In my opinion, canada is favourable compared to the rest of the world. Supporting Evidence - Canada ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:07pm

Geography
How would you rate Canada when compared to the rest of the world? Concepts like Primary School Enrollment, Life Expectancy, Population, GDP, HDI and etc;
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 6:17pm

WORLD HISTORY HELP
Three differences between the Paleolithic and Neolithic Age? Explain at least three technological advancements made by mesopotamians? How was structure created in the Paleolithic Age, the Neolithic Age and Mesopotamia?
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 12:24am

physical science
The present record for the 100 meter dash is 9.58 seconds. back in 1988, Johnson ran the 100 meter dash in the world record time of 9.79 seconds. He was later to lose both his record and his gold medal to runner up Lewis because of steroid use. Calculate Johnson's average ...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 12:08am

World History
Three differences between the Paleolithic and Neolithic Age? Explain at least three technological advancements made by mesopotamians? How was structure created in the Paleolithic Age, the Neolithic Age and Mesopotamia?
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 11:18pm

Physical Science
The present record for the 100 meter dash is 9.58 seconds. back in 1988, Johnson ran the 100 meter dash in the world record time of 9.79 seconds. He was later to lose both his record and his gold medal to runner up Lewis because of steroid use. Calculate Johnson's average ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 8:45pm

World History
Why did the Hittites and others migrate from central Asia to Mesopotamia? They needed more land for growing populations. They were enlarging their empire. The Persian army drove them out. Climate change brought a mini ice age to Asia.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 2:04pm

World History
What was the significance of the Code of Hammurabi? The laws were developed from an ancient Sumerian code of laws. The laws were displayed throughout the empire for all to see. The laws guaranteed many freedoms for ordinary citizens. The laws guaranteed equality between the ...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:58pm

7th grade LA
Could you check my answers? Maybe recommend a good website for help. Label independent clauses, dependent clauses, FANBOYS. Then decide sentence structure (simple, compound, complex, compound complex). 1. When you go to school, you have to go to homeroom first. dependent: when...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 7:39am

biology
Which of the following would NOT likely have occurred without the evolution of photosynthetic organisms? A. Life would be much less diverse. B. Most organisms would have gone extinct due to the increase in oxygen. C. Mitochondria-containing cells would not have evolved. D. ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 10:28pm

World History--Please, help me! (Ms. Sue)
1. How did Mesoptamin and Egyptain city states develop concepts of law codes and divine kingship? A: ? 2. What was Charlemagne's influence on European civilization? A: ?
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 5:34pm

HISTORY
5-7. Among the motives behind England’s development of New World colonies were (circle three) A. overcrowded cities B. religious controversies C. unemployment D. Yankee stadium E. threats from Germany I think it's A, B, & C?
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 4:10pm

World History Answer Check--Help me!
1. What were the major beliefs of Judaism and how did they influence Western culture? A: The major beliefs of Judaism were monotheism and righteousness. These Jewish beliefs became markers of the Western tradition: human beings are separate from nature and must struggle ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:30pm

PLEASE CHECK ASAP
Thanks for checking 1.D 2.C 3.B 4.C 5.C 1.According to "Michael Faraday's World," which intrigued Michael Faraday? A.automobiles B.airplanes C.photography D.batteries 2.How are the operating room in the Williams story and the atom-splitting lab in the Fermi story...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 12:18pm

English
I have to write a 500-750 word essay using exemplification as a method of development. This is my first draft. Can someone proof read this for any errors and help let me know the areas that I need to work on. Do you think this is a good Exemplification Essay? my instructors ...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 7:58am

World History Answer Check
1. What were the major beliefs of Judaism and how did they influence Western culture? A: The major beliefs of Judaism were monotheism and righteousness. These Jewish beliefs became markers of the Western tradition: human beings are separate from nature and must struggle ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 10:34pm

World History--Please, help me! (Ms. Sue)
1. What were the major beliefs of Judaism and how did they influence Western culture? A: The major beliefs of Judaism were monotheism and righteousness. These Jewish beliefs became markers of the Western tradition: human beings are separate from nature and must struggle ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:26pm

English Classification Essay
I have a lot of holes where I need to look up some research, but can you give me some feedback on the following classification essay: P.J. O'Rourke said, “We loved cars until the 70's or so, they then became appliances. What began as pleasure became a necessity.&#...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 8:07pm

World history help
What does the juror token tell us about Greeks justice system? Need help ASAP!!!
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 6:24pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. What were the major beliefs of Judaism and how did they influence Western culture? A: The major beliefs of Judaism were monotheism and righteousness. These Jewish beliefs became markers of the Western tradition: human beings are separate from nature and must struggle ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 1:57pm

ENGLISH 1
How is H. G. Wells’ fictional world in War of the Worlds similar to the real world?
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 1:27pm

World History Answer Check
1. What were the major beliefs of Judaism and how did they influence Western culture? A: The major beliefs of Judaism were monotheism and prophets. These Jewish beliefs became markers of the Western tradition: human beings are separate from nature and must struggle against it...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 1:18pm

english
which is the best thesis A. Because air pollution is of serious concern to people in the world today, many countries have implemented a variety of plans to begin solving the problem. B. So far, research suggests that zero-emissions vehicles are one solution to the problem of ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 12:57pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What were the major beliefs or Judaism and how did they influence Western culture?
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 11:40am

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. What is the Socratic method and what is its legacy? A: The Socratic Method is a form of inquiry and debate, usually via rhetorical questions, between two or more individuals of opposing perspectives that aims to stimulate critical thinking and either support or undermine a ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 11:39am

Settlement
One goal the French and Spanish colonists had in common in the New World was Answer developing the fur trade. establishing stable governments. converting the Native Americans. searching for gold and other precious metals.
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 10:19am

Science
Where did scientist get information to develop the geologic time scale? a) They collected and studied rock samples in Africa. b) They studied rock layers and index fossils around the world. c) They conducted research at libaries. d) They didn't have any information; they ...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:21am

PLEASE CHECK ASAP!
Thanks for checking 1.D 2.C 3.B 4.C 5.C 1.According to "Michael Faraday's World," which intrigued Michael Faraday? A.automobiles B.airplanes C.photography D.batteries 2.How are the operating room in the Williams story and the atom-splitting lab in the Fermi story...
Monday, September 15, 2014 at 9:00am

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
What group do Aristotle and Plato agree would make poor rulers? Why? A: Both authors agree that the rich would make poor rulers because, given that most lacked good and happiness in their lives, the wealthy would most likely set about fighting for power, bringing conflict that...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 11:07pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
Why does Aristotle believe that man is meant for political association? A: Aristotle believes that man is meant for political association because he possesses a perception of good and evil, of the just and unjust, and of other similarities qualities.
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 9:27pm

World History Answer Check (Ms.
Why does Plato believe that philosophers would make the best rulers? What men would make poor ruler? A: Plato believe that philosophers would make the best rulers because, according to Plato, they have knowledge of truth that others do not and only they can make crucial ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 8:52pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Explain how the qualities of a "Renaissance man" reflected the political and social values of the Renaissance. A: ?
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 7:35pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Explain how the Quran influenced the government in Islamic civilization. A: ?
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 7:12pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
What sources inspired the Renaissance thinkers? A: Renaissance thinkers were inspired by a new vision of the world and the value of the individual. The Renaissance thinkers found glory in the idea that the individual had gifts that were almost divine. They were also inspired ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 4:55pm

3 questions--World history
1. Horizontal lines of latitude that run across the globe are known as parallels meridians hemispheres poles 2. Which projection is most useful to sea captains? the Mercator projection the Robinson projection the Winkel Tripel projection a planar projection 3. The cardinal ...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 12:44pm

World History Answer Check (Ms.Sue)
How did King Henry II's goal to become more powerful affect the development of law? A: Henry's goal to become more powerful affected the development of law as it ultimately expanded the power of royal courts. Since royal courts were now found throughout England, a body...
Sunday, September 14, 2014 at 11:06am

World History Answer Check
1. Explain the signifigance of the Twelve Tables and the Law of Nations to the development of political thought? A: The significance of the Twelve Tables to the development of politcal thought was that they established the idea that all free citizens had a right to the ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 9:17pm

HISTORY
15-20. Put the following events in chronological order, with A for the first to occur and G for the last to occur. g The “Pilgrims” land at Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts F Defeat of the Spanish Armada D Jacques Cartier leads the first French effort to colonize the New...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 4:16pm

HISTORY
True False Columbus first sighted land in the New World near Newfoundland. I would say false because wasn't John Cabot the one to discover Newfoundland? Columbus was a devout adherent of A. Sunni Islam B. Hinayana Buddhism C. Orthodox Judaism D. Roman Catholicism E. ...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3:59pm

HISTORY
15-20. Put the following events in chronological order, with A for the first to occur and G for the last to occur. g The “Pilgrims” land at Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts F Defeat of the Spanish Armada D Jacques Cartier leads the first French effort to colonize the New...
Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 12:03am

Humanities
It is called post modern world, it is a humanities class, i have to write a 500 word essay on the poem "English girl eats her first mango" by John Agard. (a kind of love poem) If I did tell she hold this gold of sundizzy tonguelicking juicy mouthwater flow ripe with ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 5:35pm

US History
Describe the role of the Quakers, Puritans, and Indians and how each of these groups felt about these leading nations. (By leading nations I mean the three world powers; Great Britain, France, Spain) This is only half the question. I answered the first part which is Describing...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 5:08pm

Chemistry
3. The Haber–Bosch process for fixation of nitrogen is one of the more important chemical reactions ever invented. Without the invention of this process, which is used to make ammonia for fertilizer, the world’s population would not be as large as it is today. N2(g...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 4:34pm

social studies HELP
Check my answers please 1. Politics most informs a persons actions in a. Civic life *** b. work life c. private life d. school life 2. Which of the following best describes the purpose of the US Constitution? a. it restricts the rights of citizens b. it outlines how the ...
Friday, September 12, 2014 at 4:25pm

physics
the peregrine falcon is the world's fastest known bird and has been clocked driving downward toward its pray at a constant vertical velocity of 97.2 meters per second. If the falcon drives straight down from a height of 100 meters, how much time does this give a rabbit ...
Thursday, September 11, 2014 at 11:13am

World history
what were benefits and negatives of transitioning from a nomadic society to an agricultural ?
Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 6:15pm

World History Answer Check
1. How did the governments favored by Plato and Aristotle differ? Which view makes more sense to you? A: The government favored by Plato consisted of classes and categorization, whereas Aristotle's favored form of government was a constitutional one. Thus, Aristotle's ...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 10:40pm

World History Answer Check
1. Explain how the Code of Hammurabi influences politcal thought. A: The Code of Hammurabi influenced political thought because it was the first written code of law ever created. It was a very effective way to keep order and prevent conflict and was thus used a a template for ...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 9:22pm

world issues
Imagine that you are advising President Obama as he develops his address to the nation on ISIS, what specific actions would you advise him to include in his strategy to deal with the ISIS crisis? (Based on the article: U.S. Weighs Direct Military Action Against ISIS in Syria) ...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 8:32pm

English
Bid and buy wonderful prizes from around the world. Does this sentence need a comma?
Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 3:59pm

ethics
What are some ethical issues that a warden faces with the correctional officers and inmates
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 10:12pm

criminal justice
How does a warden address ethical issues between the correctional officers and the inmates?
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:55pm

rela
you will develop a project that communicates to people something about your world. i don't mean planet earth i mean the circumstances in which you find yourself on a daily basis your project should include information about many different parts of your life. you might ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:25pm

World History
I have two questions: What does Semitic mean and Who are the Semitic people? Thank you!
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 8:24pm

MODERN HISTORY/WORLD
Here is my ANSWER for the first part of the question .please tell me what do you think of it? did i do it correctly? question: 1. As industry spread, the British government initiated reforms to improve workers’ lives. What motivated reforms in Britain? What kinds of ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 6:40pm

world geography
Australian vegetation is dominated by various species of acacia and A. cacti. B. marsupials. C. ores. D. eucalyptus. Student Answer: B Answer: Incorrect Reference: 10. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), AIDS is listed as the _______ main cause of global deaths...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 5:40pm

WOLRD GEOGRAPHY
9. Australian vegetation is dominated by various species of acacia and A. cacti. B. marsupials. C. ores. D. eucalyptus. Student Answer: B Answer: Incorrect Reference: 10. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), AIDS is listed as the _______ main cause of global ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 3:00pm

science
Two im not sure on, please check? What is the true work of all scientists? Scientists ask testable questions and devise ways to answer those questions through experimentation or observation.*** Scientists research other scientists' discoveries and present their opinions ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 2:37pm

math
Rainfall for September in Fiji averages 11" according to World Travel Guide. This year it rained 3% less. How many inches did it rain this year? (Round to the nearest tenth.)
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 11:59am

social studies
How did the Protestant Reformation in Europe influence the settlement of North America? A. European settlers of different religions choose to establish new colonies in order to spread their faith and practice their beliefs. B. religious thinker John Calvin was a prominent ...
Monday, September 8, 2014 at 1:06am

WORLD GEOGRAPHY
9. Australian vegetation is dominated by various species of acacia and A. cacti. B. marsupials. C. ores. D. eucalyptus. 10. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), AIDS is listed as the _______ main cause of global deaths. A. eighth B. fourth C. third D. second 11. ...
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 11:55pm

English
I have to write a "Descriptive essay" for my composition class and I need help proof reading my essay. This is the third draft I have done. I had to cut out over 400 words. The essay can be no more than 750 words. That is exactly how many I have right now. I have ...
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 10:05pm

world history
what does industry mean?
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 4:58pm

world history
what does geographic features mean?
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 4:57pm

Math
Does randomization relate to real world data?
Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 1:37pm

government
Judges espousing a philosophy of original understanding maintain that school desegregation cases decided on the basis of the Fourteenth Amendment were wrongly decided because? 1 he original intent of the framers was to defer to the will of legislative bodies. 2 we do not know ...
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 9:11pm

rela
you will develop a project that communicates to people something about your world. i don't mean planet earth i mean the circumstances in which you find yourself on a daily basis your project should include information about many different parts of your life. you might ...
Friday, September 5, 2014 at 8:14pm

History
What lasting impact did the 1569 Mercator World Map have on people's image of the world?
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 11:34pm

English
Identify the main idea of the paragraph. My choices are in parentheses. Our pitiful knowledge of geography has been well documented for the last decade. Among the most notable studies was the 2006 Roper study sponsored by the National Geographic Society, a copy of which is ...
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 2:41pm

Life orieotation
The impact of these contemporary social issues
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10:20am

Life orientation
Facters that cause contemporary issues
Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10:17am

ethics
According to Gilligan, which of the following best describes male thinking? a. Males adopt a personal way of relating to moral issues. b. Males adopt an abstract way of relating that strips away details. c. Males adopt a relational view of abstract issues with specific details...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 5:34pm

life orientation
Factors of water that cause contemporary social? issues?
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 4:26pm

English
Identify the main ideas of the paragraphs. My answers are in parentheses. (Geography is essential to our education.) Not just knowing how to read a map, but at least a basic understanding of where countries, states and continents are located on a map. Yet the study of our ...
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 11:14am

English
Identify the main ideas of the indicated paragraphs of this article. (Paragraphs with the asterisks are indicated.) My choices are in parentheses. *(Geography is essential to our education.) Not just knowing how to read a map, but at least a basic understanding of where ...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 9:27pm

English
Identify the main ideas of the indicated paragraphs of this article. (Paragraphs with the asterisks are indicated.) My choices are in parentheses. Our pitiful knowledge of geography has been well documented for the last decade. Among the most notable studies was the 2006 Roper...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 8:16pm

Algebra 2 Answer Check
Simplify by rationalizing each denominator. 1. 2/√3 A: 2√3 / 3 2. -18/√6 A: -3√6 Add or subtract. 3. 4√3 - 9√3 A: -5√3 4. √8 - 15√2 A: -13√2 5. √45 + √20 A: 5√5 6. 2√48 + 2√12 A: 12√...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 5:50pm

Writing Skills
1. What do we call an idea that will make the reader take notice and want to read on? A. Card B. Summary C. Hook D. Point of view Student Answer: B Answer: Incorrect Reference: 3. The most important difference between an outline and finished writing is the A. details. B. ...
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 4:48pm

World History
How did Assyrian kings attempt to legitimize their rule?
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 11:23am

LIFE ORINTANTION
identify the harmful environment issues and give examples
Monday, September 1, 2014 at 12:49am

world history
Three grandsons of the Emperor Charlemagne Became ruler of territories that would include all of the following modern day states except A England B Italy C Germany D France please help im in urgent need f an answer
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5:20pm

Geography
When doing world maps on climate zones and elevation, do we still need to color the ocean?
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 2:22pm

English 11
I put a * next to my answers. 1. The Jamestown settlers saved their colony by planting (1 point) a. maize. b. cotton. *c. tobacco. d. wheat. 2. “Our capital town is advanced to about 150 very tolerable (satisfactory) houses for wooden ones; they are chiefly on both the ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 11:33am

Science
which of the following describes scientific inquiry?(1 point) A.a statement that describes what scientists expect to happen in experiment. B.facts,figtures,and other evidence gathered through observation. (C).the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world. D.a ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 8:57am

Science
which of the following describes scientific inquiry?(1 point) A.a statement that describes what scientists expect to happen in experiment. B.facts,figtures,and other evidence gathered through observation. (C).the diverse ways in which scientists study the natural world. D.a ...
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 7:58am

life orention
identify two contenporary social issues in your community
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 3:24am

English
I'm writing an essay. Is this semi-colon used appropriately or should it be a new sentence? At the age of six, India seemed like a completely different world to me; they had a different way of life than anything I had ever been exposed to.
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 5:55pm

geography
why is the world round, but look flat???????
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 4:04pm

Ed Tech
What can help prevent issues related to downloading content from the internet? A.Unplugging the CPU B.Customizing the resolution settings C.Rebooting the computer D.Installing antivirus software Is the answer c?
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 3:22pm

Geography
In the world map, is Hawaii usually shown?
Monday, August 25, 2014 at 11:26am

world history
During the Neolithic era, the most isolated part of the world was a)africa b)south asia c)europe d)the americas
Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 3:49pm

psychology last one tonight need to know if correc
_____________ is a biologically based style of interacting with the world that exists from birth. Fill in the blank. a. Culture b. Personality c. Temperament d. Attachment my answer is C
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 9:45pm

American Government
Declining public trust in government over the past 40 years is linked to_______? A. the assassination of John F. Kennedy B. the end of the Cold War C. a rising sense of confidence in the ability of politicians D. a general decline in voting The only thing I am finding to this ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 9:31pm

art
For this assignment, you will be required to complete a critical essay about 3 different works of art from the same period and style. Selected works of art must be chosen from the 1600s to the present (Baroque period through the Postmodern period). The goals of a critical ...
Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:01am

CHECK PLEASE
I think its B only Which statements are true about the agricultural revolution? Choose all answers that are correct. A. It occurred at different times in different places over many years. B. It changed people's lives because they now had nearly complete control over their ...
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 1:04pm

ENGLISH
In what year was this article published? In what year was the film Minority Report set? What gaming console does the article mention? Why does the article mention this gaming console? What is the “Star Trek effect,” and how does it relate to what you have learned ...
Friday, August 22, 2014 at 12:22pm

World Civilization
As an immediate result of the Battle of Trafalgar,
Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 8:16pm

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