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Social Studies
Sometime around the 1880s European countries, for a variety of reasons, began to take control or colonize some area in Africa and Asia at an alarming rate. The expansion of European power in this period took many forms, but no matter the form it had greed at its center. There ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 6:04pm

English
Can somone check if my sentences on Owen's poem "Dulce and Decorum est" are correct? Thank you very much The title of his 1917 poem Dulce et Decorum Est translates to “It is sweet and right” – a direct quotation from Ode, written by Latin poet ...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 5:03pm

algebra 1
why would you add or subtract equations that represents real-world situations
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:57pm

Social Studies
1.What is a savanna? A savanna is a tropical or subtropical woodland ecosystem 2.What would you expect to find if you visited a savanna in Africa? Animals,grass,trees,plants 3.Why do you think so many animals live on a savanna? There's more grass and water and a place to ...
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:43pm

math
the world record for the men's long jump is 29 3/8 feet. the women's record for the same event is 24 88/48 feet. How many feet longer is the men's record?
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:21pm

English (Check Please)
1. The speaker’s use of many exclamation points and imperative statements in “Beat! Beat! Drums!” helps readers feel the tone’s (Points : 3) humor. urgency. quiet calm. high spirits. 2. With what kind of life are the images in the second stanza of “...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:11pm

World Geography
1.The physical feature of Western Europe where most major cities are found is called A. the plains. B. the glacier.<<<<<<< C. the tundra. D. the taiga 2.The Magna Carta was the first step toward England’s ______________. A. large cities B. war with ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:52am

World Geography
1. The Polish economy began to grow in the 1990s because the government A. built more state-owned factories. B. controlled prices better.<<<<<<<< C. stopped new private businesses. D. encouraged entrepreneurs. 2. The ethnic makeup of the Andes and the ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 11:50am

Physics
The world record for revolutions per minute for an ice skater is 308 RPM, held by Natalia Kanounnikova. You can see a video of the spin here. When she starts the spin and her leg is extended, she's going somewhere between 1-2 revolutions per second. Let's average this ...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 9:47am

math
Ok.. "The strongest recorded earthquake in the world took place in Child on May 22, 1960. It had a magnitude of 9.5 on the Richter scale. The strongest quake actually recorded in Canada was magnitude 8.1 on August 22, 1949 and occurred off the Queen Charlotte Islands. a)...
Monday, April 8, 2013 at 12:25am

world history
4 famous poet during Spain golden age ?
Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 7:07pm

World History
Describe the lost libraries of Timbuktu.
Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 3:14pm

History/English
I have two separate questions that I am having trouble answering... Why is Roman law often considered to be the greatest contribution of the Romans to the modern world? Also, I have to find image, style, tone, setting, and theme within the book The Hunger Games! I have the ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 7:40pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following is an abundant natural resource found in Canada? A. Gold B. Timber C. Soybeans<<<<< D. Cotton
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:06pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.In what ways did immigrants contribute to American society in the early 1900s? A. They increased the defensive power of the United States. B. They worked in factories, built railroads, and opened businesses. C. The took political power in most eastern cities.<<&...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:05pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Where is the majority of Canada’s oil found? A. Along the Atlantic Coast B. Along the border with the United States C. In western Canada<<<<<< D. Near the Arctic Ocean 2. The concept of multiculturalism encourages Canadians to A. embrace English...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:04pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.The forests of the Pacific Northwest are just one of the many different ______________ in the United States where many people work in the same industry. A. elevation regions B. political regions C. climate regions<<<<< D. economic regions 2.The ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:02pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of Canada’s regions has limited vegetation and freezing temperatures most of the year? A. Maritime B. Subarctic C. Tundra<<<<< D. Continental 2.NAFTA is a trade agreement between A. America, China, and India. B. America, Canada, and Mexico. C...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:00pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.What natural resource most attracted European traders to Canada? A. Timber<<<<< B. Animal furs C. Fish D. Whales 2.Which of the following doubled the size of the United States in 1803? A. The Civil War<<<<<<< B. The Louisiana ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:59pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following was one cause of the Civil War in the United States? A. The South wanted new states to allow slavery and the North did not. B. The North wanted new states to allow slavery and the South did not. C. The North opposed signing treaties with Native ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:58pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following has made American culture more accessible to the rest of the world? A. Scientific Research B. Imports C. The Internet D. Immigration<<<<< 2.Which of the major continental regions of the United States is best for farming? A. The ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:55pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Where is Canada’s population density highest? A. In the cities of Northern Canada B. In cities in central Canada<<<<<<< C. In cities along the United States border D. In cities along the Atlantic and Pacific Coasts 2.The highest elevations in...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:54pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Canada currently ranks first in the world in which category? A. Total number of Internet users B. Percentage of college and university graduates<<<<<<<<​; C. Literacy rate of adult population D. Average unemployment among citizens 2.The ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:51pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Which of the following statements about the natural resources of the United States is most accurate? A. The many agricultural resources of the United States have made up for its lack of other resources.<<<<<<<&l​t;< B. U.S. industry and ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:49pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.What type of information does a physical map show? A. Natural features<<<<<<< B. Countries or states C. Location of human features D. Distribution of human and physical features 2.In recent years, millions of Chinese workers have moved from ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:33pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.How do lines of latitude and longitude help geographers study Earth? A. These lines show geographers the direction of Earth’s rotation around the sun. B. These lines help geographers see the difference between oceans and landforms on Earth’s surface. C. ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:31pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.Demographers are scientists who study A. weather and climate. B. pollution. <<<<<<< C. human populations. D. ocean currents In any particular culture, an idea or way of doing things that is common to the culture is called a ____________. A. ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:28pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.An area in which a single culture or cultural trait is dominant is called a ____________. A. culture B. cultural landscape <<<<<<<, C. norm D. culture region 2.Cultures often develop along with science and ____________. A. tools <<<<&...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:27pm

World Geography
REVIEW 1.____________ spread cultural traits because they bring cultural traditions with them to their new homeland. A. Traders B. Explorers <<<<<<< C. Migrants D. Native Americans 2.People who live in poor, overcrowded urban areas, or _____________, are ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:24pm

World Geography
REVIWE 1.Using up resources is one of the negative effects of A. the birth rate. B. the death rate.<<<<<<<<<​; C. the infant mortality rate. D. rapid population growth. 2. The Prime Meridian and other imaginary north-south lines measure A. ...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:23pm

World Geography
REVIEW Which ecosystem usually supports thick forests of deciduous trees? A. Tropical forest B. Temperate forest C. Savanna <<<<<<< D. Subarctic forest Love, death, peace, and war are examples of ____________ that relate to the entire world. A. paintings B...
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 3:20pm

World History
How has the nature and technology of warfare evolved,from earliest times to 1500CE?
Friday, April 5, 2013 at 12:09pm

Life Orientation
Identify and describe 3 environmental health hazard that cause ill health,crises and or disasters within your community or any other community within South Africa and globally .include evidence that is current of the identified issues
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:02am

Life Orientation
Identify and describe 3 environmental health hazard that cause ill health,crises and or disasters within your community or any other community within South Africa and globally .include evidence that is current of the identified issues
Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:02am

World History
To say crusade in arabic means something awful compared to saying crusade in English, which means symply "an adventure or mission possibly of a religious manner
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 9:58pm

World History
How were the Byzantine's Engineering geniuses? Take two or three of their engineering feats and discuss how these marvels led to the empire's overall success.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 8:45pm

Philosophy
True or false 1.Friedrich Schleiermacher argued that to understand the meaning of the Bible or any other text, it is necessary to consider the time and place of its author(s), and to ascertain the intention of the author(s) in producing the text. True 2.Throughout his life ...
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 8:16pm

World Geography
In any particular culture, an idea or way of doing things that is common to the culture is called a ____________. A. cultural landscape B. culture C. cultural trait D. cultural norm
Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 9:27am

English
1.Shortly after World War II, Japan began the great economic (sure, trait) that has put her among the world's top industrial nations surge 2.All those smooth words and vague promises are not going to (adhere, deter) us from doing what we know is needed to improve ...
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 5:41pm

math
A firm issues bonds with a face value of 1000, a coupon rate of 7% and that will mature in 10 years and the market yield is 10% and pay interest semiannually what is the value. Please help
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 6:06pm

advice
What are some global issues the U.S. is facing that I can write an argument about?
Sunday, March 31, 2013 at 9:39am

math
If a company issues bonds with a face value of $1000, a coupon rate of 7%, and that will mature in 10 years. The current market yield is 10%. if the bonds pay interest semiannually, what is the value of the bonds? please he;p with the formula?
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 9:40pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Mexico's Central Plateau is an important region because (1 point) it is a mountainous region where few people live, but minerals are mined. most of the country's people live there. it is a place where active volcanoes and earthquakes make life difficult. it has a ...
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 7:49pm

Public speaking
In a world of ____________, communication skills help us to interact with people whose backgrounds are different from our own. A. careers B. changes C. technology D. personal relationships A is the only option tat makes sense to me but i'm not sure if its right 2. ...
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 4:54pm

ms. sue plz help
2. Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not ...
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 4:36pm

world history
What are two important differences between fascism and communism?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:20pm

world history
What characteristics did fascism under Mussolini and Hitler have in common with communism under Stalin?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 9:11pm

English
1. A global network connecting millions of computers worldwide is called: A. the World Wide Web. B. Facebook. C. the Internet. D. Internet Service Provider. is it C 2. Information with subject directories is categorized according to: A. references. B. searches. C. subjects. D...
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 3:29pm

Law
where can I find information on Issues in Supervision and Consultation?
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 6:46pm

7th Grade Social Studies
1. Which sector of the Midwest economy is the biggest? (1 point) agriculture industry services transportation 2. Where was the world's first skyscraper located? (1 point) Detroit St. Louis Minneapolis Chicago 3. Many Midwestern cities began as centers of _________ and ...
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 12:22am

CMGT/410 V13
The company offsite 2-day training session project is about ready to enter the execution phase. However, management has a history of being surprised with projects that finished over-budget, did not adhere to the timeline, evinced waste of resources, or did not meet ...
Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 9:50am

Literature
If you consider The Call of the Wild to be an allegory, which one of the following statements would be true? A. The book is a story about the need for socialism. B. Judge Miller represents the primordial condition. C. John Thornton represents the civilized world. D. Buck ...
Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 8:51pm

World History
Why did Muhammad find the religion of Islam. How and why was the religion able to spread so rapidly?
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 4:46pm

English
I have to create a character sketch of nernard from aldous huxley's brave new world. Please help me with the topic sentence the three traits and quotations!! Please!!! Your help is very much appreciated!!!
Friday, March 22, 2013 at 1:48pm

Spanish: check answers
Questions: 3. Paella is a dish like tacos. a dish made of rice, seafood, and vegetables eaten in Spain. another name for enchiladas. 4. Fast-food restaurants in the Spanish-speaking world are generally very popular with adults. look similar to the ones in the United States and...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 12:51pm

English
Hi! Director of Central London Hatcheries shows a group of young men around their facilities. Babies are grown in bottles (World State Society)Director shows the group the five castes: Alpha, Beta, Deltas, Gammes, Epilsons. The director shows how children are socially ...
Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 9:32am

science
how can understanding matter help in the real world?
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 8:36pm

Physics
A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 12:52pm

Physics
A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 122000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 95 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.74. What is the greatest...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 11:47am

english
Hi! Director of Central London Hatcheries shows a group of young men around their facilities. Babies are grown in bottles (World State Society)Director shows the group the five castes: Alpha, Beta, Deltas, Gammes, Epilsons. The director shows how children are socially ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 9:19pm

World Geography
For good crops, Syrian farmers are still largely dependent on what?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 9:15pm

math
The strongest recorded earthquake in the world took place in Chile on May 22 1960. It had a magnitude of 9.5 on the Richter scale. The strongest quake actually recorded in Canada was magnitude 8.1 on August 22 1949 and occurred off the Queen Charlotte Islands. (The strongest ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 4:33pm

History
What was the catalyst to World War1 ?
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 1:00pm

Art
These two technological advancements of the Industrial Revolution helped lead to the development of Impressionism. (1 point) the railroads and the printing press the railroads and photography photography and electric lighting the automobile and electric lighting 2. According ...
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at 10:09am

Cultural Anthrolpogy
Anthropological research has demonstrated that supernatural beings and forces exist in what percentage of the world's cultures? A. 50 percent B. 80 percent C. 95 percent D. 100 percent My answer: C
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:42pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
How did the Emancipation Proclamation change the role of African Americans in the war? My answer: The Emancipation Proclamation delared that African-American men would be able to "be recieved into the armed services of the United States," which also lead to the right...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 11:20pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Why did black soldiers often face greater hardships that white soldiers? My answer: They face greater hardships because of the color of their skin. They were often given menial jobs, lower pay, and worked under white officers. They were organized in all-black regiments, and ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:59pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
Why was the immediate impact of the emancipation proclamation limited? My answer: The impact was limited because most of the slaves that Lincoln intended to liberate lived in areas distant from the Union troops that could enforce his proclamation?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:49pm

World History (Ms. Sue)
What was Lincoln's reasons for not emancipating slaves when the war began? My answer: Lincoln did not believe he had the power under the Constitution to abolish slavery where it already existed. Nor did he want to anger the four slave states that remained in the Union. He ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:41pm

adv functions
The strongest recorded earthquake in the world took place in Chile on May 22 1960. It had a magnitude of 9.5 on the Richter scale. The strongest quake actually recorded in Canada was magnitude 8.1 on August 22 1949 and occurred off the Queen Charlotte Islands. (The strongest ...
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:29pm

World History
Why did Northern Democrats oppose the Emancipation Proclamation? My Answer: They opposed it because they felt that the proclamation would only make the war longer by continuing to anger the South.
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:58pm

World History
Why did Lincoln choose to limit his proclamation mostly to rebellious states? My answer: Lincoln chose this because he did not want to anger the border states that remained in the Union?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 9:24pm

ENGLISH, HELP?
WHAT WOULD A GOOD ESSAY BE FOR A PROBLEM IN THE WORLD? LIKE POLLUTION, OR BANKRUPTCY? ANY OTHER IDEA'S?
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 4:19pm

Math
Do you think regular or irregular polygons are used more frequently in the design of objects and buildings in the world???
Monday, March 18, 2013 at 10:07am

SOC 313
1. Motor and perceptual consequences of brain damage affect: (Points : 1) visual-spatial relations; vision and hearing; and bowel and bladder function memory; attention and concentration; and judgment speech and language personality change and affective response 2. Stephanie ...
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 9:01pm

world history
Within slave society, evidence suggests that the highest social status was ascribed to
Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 8:31pm

world history
Any ideas to build a hippodrome for a school project
Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 1:06pm

human life
The human population of the world is over 6 billion. The increase of the human population P (in billions) can be approximated using the following formula: P = 0.073t + 6.08, where t is the number of years after the year 2000. Use the formula to predict how many years it will ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 5:53pm

Statistics
As reported in Runner's World magazine, the times of the finishers in the new york 10 km run are normally distrubted with a mean of 1.02 hours and a standard deviation of 9 minutes. Let X denote finishing time for the finishers. Then, A. Find the percentage of finishers ...
Thursday, March 14, 2013 at 10:06am

biology
Caffeine is the most widely used stimulant in the world today. This naturally produced molecule is found in popular beverages from coffee to black tea to Coca Cola. Although humans use caffeine to ward off drowsiness, the caffeine produced by plants makes the leaves and seeds ...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 12:56pm

english- main idea full
A hurricane is a very powerful storm. It is a cyclonic storm, which means that it has a circular pattern within the hurricane within the hurricane. The name hurricane refers to storms that startover the Atlantic Ocean or eastern Pacific Ocean. For example, they are called ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:35pm

english- main idea
A hurricane is a very powerful storm. It is a cyclonic storm, which means that it has a circular pattern within the hurricane within the hurricane. The name hurricane refers to storms that startover the Atlantic Ocean or eastern Pacific Ocean. For example, they are called ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 11:27pm

launguage
Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see others not as ...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 8:01pm

math
UGH! The human population of the world is over 6 billion. The increase of the human population P (in billions) can be approximated using the following formula: P = 0.073t + 6.08, where t is the number of years after the year 2000. Use the formula to predict how many years it ...
Monday, March 11, 2013 at 5:38pm

World Mythology
Discuss what the Egyptian stories of Isis, Osiris, and Horus reveal about Egyptian culture and what The Enuma elish reveals about Babylonian culture. How, in particular, do their stories reflect the beliefs of their respective peoples?
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 10:09am

Introduction to Business Environment Chapter 2
The world's population is growing more slowly than expected, and there are some industrial countries in which growth might be so slow that there will be too many old people and too few young people to support them. (Points : 1) True False 2. In a free market system, price ...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 5:40am

Introduction to Business Environment
1. An entrepreneur is an individual who has worked for a nonprofit organization for his entire career. (Points : 1) True False 2. In analyzing factors of production that make a country "rich," it has been observed that some relatively poor countries often have plenty...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 4:47am

calculus
Based on data from 1993 to 2000, the rate of change in the annual per capita personal income in New Mexico may be modeled by R(t)= 8.45t2 + 45.94t + 723.00 dollars per person per year, where t is the number of years since the end of 1993. (Source: Modeled from Bureau of ...
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 10:02pm

Lang. Arts
Albert Einstein, a world-famous mathematician was born in Bavaria in 1879. Correct the following section with commas or no error... world-famous mathematician A.world-famous, mathematician B.world-famous, mathematician, C.world-famous mathematician, D.no error I think it is C...?
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 9:58pm

eng
An intrapersonally intelligent person is someone who is: A. very good with people and relationships. B. good at making connections between information. C. very personable. D. sensitive and aware of one’s inner world. is it D
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 3:13pm

World History
What caused the destruction of Angkor Wat.
Friday, March 8, 2013 at 8:26am

US HISTORY
Can anyonehelp me with these questions about World War II. True or false- Japan wanted to defeat Australia in WWII because of it strategic location. Many believe that the origins of WWII can be traced back to the terms of the document that they believed bred andger hatred and ...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 1:57pm

POETRY, PART 2
4. Which one of the following poems depends heavily on the use of allusion for effect? A. "Death, Be Not Proud" B. "Grass" C. "Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night" D. "God's Grandeur" 5. The theme of the poem "Richard Cory&...
Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 9:22am

Grammar
Rives the paragraph below to create shorter, more direct sentences. Years ago, when most of today's model railroaders were still growing up, the toy world offed a number of fantastic electric train sets that included engines with real steam and whistles that blew, train ...
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 8:27pm

Litreture
Directions: For questions 19–20, read the passage. Select the letter that shows the best way to write each underlined part. If the underlined part contains no error, select “d. no error.” 18. world-famous mathematician (1 point) a.world-famous, mathematician b....
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 7:53pm

Chemistry
Ammonia is used as a fertilizer throughout the world. It is often produced by reacting nitrogen gas with hydrogen gas in a synthesis reaction. How much ammonia in grams can be produced from 9207 grams of nitrogen and 44 000 L of hydrogen?
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:17pm

World History
What is the significance of Roger B. Taney ?
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:05pm

World History
What is the significance of Dred Scott v. Sandford? My answer: Dred Scott v. Sandford is significant because it effectively ended the Missouri Compromise, hardening the political rivalry between the North and the South?
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 6:19pm

World History
What is the significance of James Buchanan? My answer: James Buchanan is significant because he won the election of 1856 and became the president of the United States.
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 5:59pm

social studies!!!
I left my textbook in my locker...again. sorry If u can find me a website to help me...great...if u can answer them...even better!! 1. Would shipping be easier to block in the gibralter or bosporus strait? Why? 2.what countries rely on the strait of hormuz to ship their oil? 3...
Monday, March 4, 2013 at 5:43pm

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