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October 24, 2014

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World History (Ms. Sue)
when did camo start being used?
Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 11:22am

celebrating Diversity
You come across a book in which a young girl is discouraged from auditioning for the role of Peter Pan because she's black and female. Her mother and grandmother help her find the courage to succeed. This is an a example of a book that would help promote respect by ...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 11:28pm

english
What will the speaker of “My City” most regret losing when he dies? A. the experience of city life B. the touch of people he loves C. the brightness of the world D. the sound of children's voices
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 1:05pm

History
Which of the following statements could have been said by a loyalist dyuring the American Revolution A.These colonists need to stop their rellebious actions. I have already fought in three battles against them and see no way that they can win. I just wish I could go home to ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 5:31pm

English
he federal government says Canada will start shipping its experimental Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organization on Monday. The government says in a release the Public Health Agency of Canada is supplying the vaccine to the UN body in Geneva in its role as the ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 5:22pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Explain why the British were interested in East Africa. What other countries claimed parts of East Africa? A: The British were interest in East Africa for strategic reasons--East Africa lay between the two British-controlled areas of South Africa and Egypt. However, besides ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 2:09pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
I'm only guessing. I don't have much of an idea. What fears do we have today that prevent or inhibit exploration or research? What technological advance would be required to overcome those fears? A: Fears of failure, disease, and losing resources are that which prevent...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 2:01pm

World History (I Changed My Answer)
2. Quotes lines in Rudyard Kipling's poem that reflects his view of colonized peoples. What values did Kipling assume his readers shared with him? A: The lines "new-caught sullen peoples" and "half-devil and half-child" reflect Rudyard Kipling's ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 1:43pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
How did the French system of colonial rule differ from that of Great Britain? A: The French system of colonial rule differed from that of Great Britain in several ways. In Great Britain, the colonial rule was indirect, keeping the old African elite in power and sowing the ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 1:18pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What fears do we have today that prevent or inhibit exploration or research? What technological advance would be required to overcome those fears?
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 12:56pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Why were many African intellectuals frustrated by colonial policy? A: Many African intellectuals were frustrated because they recognized the gap between theory and practice in colonial policy. Westerns had exalted democracy, equality, and politic freedom but did not apply ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 12:22pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
"It is [the Africans] who carry the 'Black man's burden...' In hewing out for himself a fixed abode in Africa, the white man has massacred the African in heaps...What the partial occupation of his soil by the white man has failed do; ...what the [machine gun] ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 12:15pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What role did African representatives at at the Berlin Conference? A: African representatives did not play a role at the Berlin Conference since no African delegates were present.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11:51am

World History (Ms. Sue)
How did the French system of colonial rule differ from that of Great Britain? A: The French system of colonial rule differed from that of Great Britain in many ways. In Great Britain, the system was basically a fraud because British administrators made all major decisions. The...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 11:49am

Science
Science project ideas for science fair. I need to prepare a model for science fair. But I need some ideas about the major problems facing today's world. So that I can get idea for improvement in any area and to show this in science fair. Please get me know about the ...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at 4:20am

World History
How was the rule of the British in Burma similar to or different from the rule of the French in Vietnam?
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 10:12pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
Explain how the terms "unconscious" and "repression" are used in Freud's theory. A: The terms " unconscious" and "repression" are used in this theory as it consists of painful or unsettling events being repressed in a person's ...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 8:50pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Explain how the terms "unconscious" and "repression" are used in Freud's theory. I'm still not sure how to explain how these terms are used in Freud's theory.
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 8:21pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What is Freud's theory of the human unconscious? A: According to Freud, behavior and personality is strongly determined by past experiences and mental forces of which people are largely unaware. He argued that when painful or unsettling things happen, they are often ...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 8:19pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Explain how the terms "unconscious" and "repression" are used in Freud's theory.
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:37pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Which earlier civilizations practiced direct democracy? A: The ancient Athens practiced direct democracy.
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:23pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
How are a constitutional monarchy and a republic similar? How do they differ? A: A constitutional monarchy and a republic are similar as they have constitutions. However, these two differ because a constitutional monarchy controls head of state, while a republic controls ...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 7:06pm

world history
How did Europe’s geography/advantages lead to its rise as a global power?
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:40pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Identify changes that resulted from the Second Industrial Revolution, and then briefly summarize them in a chart, list, or paragraph. These aren't all of my changes that I've identified. I just wanted to know whether I'm correct with the changes that I've ...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:24pm

World History
Explain three impacts of the Black Death on the population of European and its’ trade routes. I need some info/examples on the "Black Death"
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:08pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What are the changes that resulted from the Second Industrial Revolution?
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 4:53pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
"Behind the purdah in India, in the harems of Mohammedanism, behind veils and barred doors and closed sedan chairs, there has been rebellion in the hearts of women all down the centuries....We spoke with many women all over the East who had never heard of a 'women'...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 4:03pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What does Pankhurst mean when she says a representative government exists for men in Great Britain, while women live under a despotic government? A: Pankhurst means that men have a representative government because they are represented by the government and are allowed to vote...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 3:23pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Which country do you think had a stronger democracy at the end of the nineteenth century, France or England? Why? A: I think England had a stronger democracy at the end of the nineteenth century. By 1870, England, or Great Britain, had long had a working two-party ...
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 1:58pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Which country do you think had a stronger democracy at the end of the nineteenth century, France or England? Why?
Monday, October 20, 2014 at 11:01am

World History (Ms. Sue)
Why did some Jews feel they needed their own nation?
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 8:22pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. What is the principle of minsterial responsibility? A: The chief executive officer, usually called the prime minister, was responsible to the popularly elected legislative body, not to the king or president. This principle is calls ministerial responsibiltiy. 2. What was ...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 2:51pm

english
elavorate the quote"one touch of nature make the whole world kill"
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 6:22am

english
explanation about one touch of nature make the whole world kill"
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 5:36am

Spanish please?
to warn people of harm to protect men late at night to drive off evil spirits to care for people's children Discuss different things you can do in Punta del Este, Uruguay. Describe how the Pan American Games were established. 23. Give two reasons why the work of Marí...
Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 12:08am

Pre-Calculous (Trig)
The Singapore Flyer, currently the world's largest Ferris wheel, completes one rotation every 37 minutes.1 Measuring 150 m in diameter, the Flyer is set atop a terminal building, with a total height of 165 m from the ground to the top of the wheel. When viewed from Marina ...
Friday, October 17, 2014 at 9:44pm

World Regional Studies/ Geography
In January 2000, cyanide is released to the Tisza River in Hungary. Effect 1: Effect 2: Water Pollution Countries develop industries. Effect 1: Effect 2: Poland’s water in most rivers is unsafe to drink Rain washes fertilizers from fields into bodies of water The ...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 8:47pm

program planning
Play for a young child is all of the following, except A. the process through which children gains knowledge about their surrounding world.B. practice for future behaviors.C. a significant part of a child's development.D. a way to fill up time between activities in a ...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 12:27am

World History (Ms. Sue)
1. How did Guiseppe Garibaldi contributed to Italian unification? A: Guiseppe Garibaldi contributed to Italian unification by leding an army to successfully capture and take control of the entire Kingdom of the Two Sicilies.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 6:56pm

World History Answer Check
1. What events led to German unification? A: The three wars planned by the Prussian prime minister, Otto von Bismarck, led to German unity. 2. How was Great Britian able to avoid a revolution in 1848? A: Great Britian was able to avoid a revolution by giving Parliament a vote ...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 6:39pm

math
in recent year, the world production of wheat was about 5.2 *10^8 metric tons. Canada produced 1/25 of this wheat. about how much wheat did Canada produce?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 6:34pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
How did Giuseppe Garibaldi contribute to Italian unification? A: ?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 6:01pm

World History Answer Check
1. How did the Crimean War destroy the Concert of Europe? A: Russia and Austria operated the Concert of Europe before the Crimean War. However, Austria too wanted territory in the Balkans and refused to support Russia during the war. As a result, the two became rivals which ...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 5:47pm

Physics
On June 9, 1988, Sergei Bubka broke the world pole-vaulting record for the 8th time in four years by attaining a height of 6.14 m. How long did it take Bubka to return to the ground from the highest part of his vault?
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 12:21pm

Math
Write a real-world context for the following ratio: Five to three
Monday, October 13, 2014 at 6:33pm

world history
Which of the following groups belonged to the Sumerian middle class? A. government officials B. warriors C. merchants D. enslaved people I think the answer is C. Am i correct?
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 8:28pm

math
in 1933 wiley post flew around teh world in 7 DAYS 18 HOURS. WILEYS TRIP WOULD BEST BE DESCRIBED AS FLYING AROUND THE ? OF TEH EARTH.
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 7:08pm

Science, The Nitrogen Cycle
Multiple Choice: 1. Which organisms are capable of converting gaseous nitrogen in the air into a form that other organisms can use? A. Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria B. Denitrifying Bacteria C. Decomposers D. Producers 2. Which step in the nitrogen cycle is accelerated at the ...
Sunday, October 12, 2014 at 1:09pm

HISTORY
1. Discuss the influence of World War I and its aftermath on the arts. Explain what events or experiences inspired artists of all kinds to experiment with new approaches. Then describe the changes that came about in two of the following fields—painting, music, and ...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 6:18pm

Social Studies
Why is diplomacy a key part of U.S. foreign policy? Because it helps prevent wars and helps countries settle issues and work together I really don't know
Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 1:58pm

sociology
Micah is studying child behavior in playgrounds throughout the world. He wants to see how the children react when teachers select the same child to be the first to use each piece of equipment. Which approach is Micah is using?
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 8:09pm

math
write a real world problem that you can solve by writing an equation.the answer to the problem must be 6.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:15pm

World History
What new techniques led to Henry Ford increasing production Why did factories use the division of labor on the assembly line
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:08pm

World History
To whom were economies connected and why
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:06pm

Reading
I would like someone to revise this for me. Thanks! *** **** 10/5/14 Ever since I can remember I have lived in Philadelphia. I have many nice memories from Philadelphia, and I am fortunate enough to have a relatively normal life without having to experience pain of suffering. ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10:36am

world civ.
What is the waste product left after the pure metal is melted and separated from its ore? slag coke limestone
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 10:26am

psychology
The the psychological perspective of empiricism (the belief that your knowledge of the world is based on careful observation and not common sense or observation) fall relate more to the concept of "nature" or "nurture"? I'm currently leaning more ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 11:41pm

psychology
The the psychological perspective of empiricism (the belief that your knowledge of the world is based on careful observation and not common sense or observation) fall relate more to the concept of "nature" or "nurture"? I'm currently leaning more ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:22pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the goals of European leaders at the Congress of Vienna. A: The European leaders at the Congress of Vienna strived to restore the old order. In other words, their goal was to maintain "the stability of political institutions against the disorganized excitement ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 9:20pm

World History Answer Check (Ms. Sue)
1. Why did employers feel the need to discipline factory workers? A: Employers felt the need to discipline factory workers because they wanted to ensure that all workers were performing at their maximum output. 2. Why was the railroad important to the industrialization of the ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 8:23pm

Health
1. If you're aerobically fit, you can A. run a marathon without experiencing fatigue. B. quit your normal exercise routine without any negative effects. C. sustain a regular routine of exercise for 30-60 minutes with minimal fatigue. D. lift very heavy weights without ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 6:58pm

Language Arts
Hello everyone! I was just wondering if you could revise this autobiographical essay for me? Thanks for your time! *** **** 10/5/14 Ever since I can remember I have lived in Philadelphia. I have many nice memories from Philadelphia, and I am fortunate enough to have a ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 1:18pm

business
1. A vertical division of labor is based on A. the establishment of lines of authority. B. the specialization of work. C. the rotation of tasks. D. improved efficiency through repetitive simple tasks. 2. Above all, an appropriate organizational structure helps to A. manage ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 12:45pm

Social Studies
which of the following best describes the purpose of the U.S constitution? A. It restricts rights of citizens. B. it outlines how the government should make laws. C. it establishes a national bank. D. it outlines basic rights for the people of all nations of the world. B
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 12:03pm

Social Studies
Question: How do yo pronounce the "Tankadere", the name of a ship in the novel "Around the World in Englty Days?
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 1:38am

World History (Ms. Sue)
This is my finished paper. Please, give me your honest opinion. I don't have very much confidence in my writing this time. Do you agree with that which I have written? Should I make any improvements or revise anything? Does it all make sense? List the principles of the ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:57pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
I've only written the first half of this paper, but I want your opinion. List the principles of the Magna Carta, the English Bill of Rights, the American Declaration of Independence, the French Declaration of the Rights of Man and the Citizen, and the U.S. Bill of Rights. ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 10:25pm

Wolrd History (Ms. Sue)
This is the final post I will post about this. However, what do you think of this as a whole? Does my writing require any improvements? Does it flow smoothly? Do you agree with my statements? I may seem a little paranoid about this, but I'm not very skilled at writing ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 5:05pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
I forgot to include this part. Consider the influence the U.S. Constitution on politcal systems in the contemporary world. A: The U.S Constitution has greatly influenced political systems in the contemporary world. Thus, the principles laid out in the U.S. Constitution have ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 4:34pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Consider the influence of the U.S. Constitution on political systems in the contemporary world. A: The U.S Constitution has greatly influenced political systems in the contemporary world. Thus, the principles laid out in the U.S. Constitution have played a major role in the ...
Monday, October 6, 2014 at 4:21pm

AP European History
I have to write an essay and the instructions are Analyze the economic, technological and institutional factors responsible for Western Europe’s domination of world trade from 1650-1800 I must have 2 examples for each of the three so far I have Economic: Mercantilism ...
Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 12:03pm

Science
1. Which of the following can be expected to occur as climate change continues on Earth? (1 point) decreased melting of sea ice decreased migration of pests and pathogens increased freshwater sources increased coastal flooding 2. Which piece of children’s’ playground...
Friday, October 3, 2014 at 10:47am

World civ.
Peat is mostly oxygen carbon nitrogen
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 12:27pm

science
please check my answers:)1. Which of the following can be expected to occur as climate change continues on Earth? (1 point) decreased melting of sea ice decreased migration of pests and pathogens increased freshwater sources increased coastal flooding 2. Which piece of ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 12:01pm

I have brain freeze - HIS204
I have total brain freeze on this queue. I remember the Reagan time but not well. Any help would be greatly appreciated. What cultural issues caused the most friction during the Age of Reagan?
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 11:43am

World civ.
Which type of coal is only found in Pennsylvania? anthracite bituminous peat
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 11:27am

Int.science
Which of the following statements is true? A hypothesis is created at the end of an experiment. The dependent variable is changed by the experimenter. The best hypotheses are written as answers to a question. Observations are often used to form questions about the world
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 11:14am

ENGLISH
english is not my first language ,plz help i m writing an essay .. In order to prevent the risk factor of social media, parents should involve in children social media and other online issues. .Parent should win the confidence of their children and encourage them tell ...
Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:32am

ENGLISH
english is not my first language ,plz help i m writing an essay .. In order to prevent the risk factor of social media, parents should involve in children social media and other online issues. .Parent should win the confidence of their children and encourage them tell ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 11:06pm

History
What is the importance or effect of these 1. France is a latecomer in the scramble for New World real estate. 2. French Catholic missionaries, notably the Jesuits, labored zealously to save the Indians for Christ and from the fur-trappers. 3. William Pitt, the elder, becomes ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 7:36pm

E.L.A. PLEASE CHECK!
Which choice best describes the underlined word or words in each sentence? The inhabitants of the Marshall Islands made complex instruments for navigation by the stars. Underlined is: The inhabitants of the Marshall Islands A- complete subject B- simple subject C- compound ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 5:33pm

science
1) Which of the following is a valid reason why a scientist might reject a scientific theory? (1point) Some people disagree with it. It covers too broad a topic. New evidence contradicts it.*** It is too old. 2) A scientific hypothesis must be (1point) Correct Able to be ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 2:11pm

World civ.
Until 1989, most of Eastern Europe was part the _______ Union. European British Soviet Indian
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 8:55am

world civ.
The standard of living for Anglo-Americans is: low medium average high
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 1:58pm

MATH HELP PLEASE
1. What is the product of (5.1 × 10^3) • (3.2 × 10^3)? (1 point) 16.32 × 10^6 1.632 × 10^7 16.32 × 10^9 1.632 × 10^10 2. What is the product of (7.28 × 10^-2) • (9.1 × 10^-2)? (1 point) 6.6248 × 10^-3 66.248 &...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 1:35pm

WORLD CIV. QUICK QUESTION
At which latitude is Antarctica? 0 degrees lowest degrees highest degrees
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 11:17am

world civ.
The Murray _____ is in eastern Australia. Plateau Plain Mesa River
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 11:12am

Communication
Question 1. 1. Which of the following guidelines are most correct regarding rules for responding to self-disclosure? (C) Respond back immediately, support the person disclosing, and listen critically. Listen critically, never use the disclosure against the other person, don&#...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 11:05am

math
The greatest recorded temperature ranges in the world are around the "cold pole" in Siberia. Temperatures in Verkhoyansk have varied from -94 degrees Fahrenheit to 98 degrees Fahrenheit. What is the difference between the high and low temperatures in Verkhoyansk?
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 11:41pm

Algebra
The largest bubble chamber in the world is 15 ft. in diameter and contains 7259 gal of liquid hydrogen at a temperature of -247 degrees Celsius. If the temperature is dropped by 11 degree Celsius per hour for 2 consecutive hours, what is the new temperature?
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 10:22pm

World History Answer Check
"Society is indeed a contract. Subordinate contracts for objects of mere occasional interest may be dissolved at pleasure--but the state ought not to be considered as nothing better than a partnership agreement in a trade of pepper and coffee...taken up for a little ...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 6:39pm

World History (Please, help me!)
I'm struggling to answer these questions. I don't know their answers. "Society is indeed a contract. Subordinate contracts for objects of mere occasional interest may be dissolved at pleasure--but the state ought not to be considered as nothing better than a ...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 4:21pm

World History Answer Check
Consider Napoleon's impact on history had he defeated Wellington. Explain why this victory might have marshaled enough support for Napoleon to have resumed his rule as emperor. A: If Napoleon defeated Wellington, he would have made a greater impact on history, for it is ...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 3:56pm

World History Answer Check
1. What event started the French Revolution? A: The fall of the Bastille started the French Revolution. 2. How did Napoleon assume power in France and become emperor? A: As a popular general, Napoleon assumed power in France by taking part in the coup d'état of 1799...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 3:37pm

World History Answe Check
How does Jacques-Louis David portray Napoleon in the painting Napoleon Crossing the Alps? Why do you think Napoleon wanted artists to produce portraits like this one? A: David portrays Napoleon as being calm and mounted on a fiery steed. I think Napoleon wanted artists to ...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 2:21pm

World History Answer Check
1. What event started the French Revolution? A: The fall of the Bastille started the French Revolution. 2. How did Napoleon assume power in France and become emperor? A: As a popular general, Napoleon assumed power in France by taking part in the coup d'état of 1799...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 1:56pm

World History (Please, help me!)
How did the principle of the French Revolution spread throughout Europe?
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 11:05am

World History Answer Check
1. Who was Anne-Louise-Germaine de Staël, and why was she significant? A: Anne-Louise-Germaine de Staël was a prominent writer of the revolutionary and Napolenic eras in France. She was significant because she established a salon for the powerful that lasted from ...
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 8:05am

World History (Please, help me!)
Consider Napoleon's impact on history had he defeated Wellington. Explain why this victory might have marshaled enough support for Napoleon to have resumed his rule as emperor. A: ?
Monday, September 29, 2014 at 7:55am

World History
Why was Anne-Louise-Germaine de Staël significant? A: ?
Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 11:15pm

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