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English
Hello. Thanks for the previous answers. Please have a look at the context, and say if it's OK (I'm afraid it's again stilted (the way you say): "He is a well-known scientist with a very good reputation; there are good responses to him in the academic world and...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 6:45pm

World history
Summarize what Charlemagne did to make his Empire larger and better administered. Identify at least two important things Charlemagne accomplished and explain your reasoning. Why, did the Empire decline and fragment? Was this inevitable?
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2:34pm

World history; Check:P
Spain's Empire Assignment Why did absolute monarchs believe that they were justified in exercising absolute power? Absolute monarchs believed in divine right, the idea that God created the monarchy and that the monarch acted as God’s representative on earth. How did ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 2:05pm

World history; Check:P
Renaissance Assignment What was the attitude of Church leaders and the wealthy toward the arts? Why? The attitude of the church was encouraging and loved the art that was being done because they were willing to spend tons of money for art. They became patrons and supported the...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 1:08pm

physics!
The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost ...
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 12:08pm

Math
In a World Series, two teams play each other in at least four and at most seven games. The first team to win four games is the winner of the World Series. Assuming that both teams are equally matched, what is the probability that a World Series will be one (a) in four games? (...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 7:06pm

World history; Check:P
Before the 1500s, who and what were the final authorities with regard to most knowledge? The church and it's leaders, the bible, and the king/queen. If they could not come up with an answer to a question, they would say that God did it. 2.What was the legacy of the ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 6:42pm

World history; Check:P
Medieval Society Assignment What were three main causes of the need to reform the Church? The three main causes were: • Many village priests married and had families. Such marriages were against Church rulings. • Bishops sold positions in the Church, a practice ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:39pm

World history; HELP
Please can someone help me? 2.How were Muslim scholars linked to the revival of learning in Europe?
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:02pm

World history; Check:P
1.What was the significance of the Twelve Tables? The Twelve Tables were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them. They were later used as the laws for Rome. "The Twelve Tables established the idea that ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 4:03pm

Math Please Help
How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:08pm

physics !!!!!!!!!!!!!
The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost ...
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:51am

World History- (Ms. Sue).
Famine is significant because it forced several immigrants to emigrant to America and flee their homelands?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:37pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
Prejudice is significant because it was what immigrants had to face due to the native-born Americans' fears?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:31pm

English/Lang. Arts
Many Jewish people, like Anne’s family, hid to escape Nazi persecution during World War II. In what other way did people attempt to save themselves?A.They asked the Nazi party for protection. B.They fled to North and South America. C.They signed petitions to outlaw ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:53pm

World history; Check:P
What is the significance of the twelve tablets The Twelve TABLES were significant because they were an early example of written law displayed publicly for all who could read them, another example being Hammurabi's Code What measures did the government take to distract and ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 7:00pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of civil disobedience?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:38pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of transcendentalism?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:38pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of the Hudson River school?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:37pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of romanticism?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:36pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of nativists?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:36pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of prejudice?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:35pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of famine?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:35pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of the push-pull factor?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:34pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of steerage?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:34pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of immigrants?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:32pm

World History- (Ms. Sue).
What is the significance of emigrants?
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:28pm

World history; Check:P
What contributions did Solon and Cleisthenes make to the development of Athenian democracy?Solon let all Athenian citizens participate in the Assembly and Cleisthenes created the Council of Five Hundred. What steps did Pericles take to strengthen democracy in Athens? he ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:21pm

World history; Check:P
I can't seem to understand what this question is asking, but I have tried to answer it. Can someone check it please? :) Why were the epics of importance to the Greeks of the Dorian period? Answer: The Dorians were far less advanced than the Mycenaeans. The economy ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 5:07pm

physics
The waterfall "Angel Falls" in Venezuela is the world's tallest at h=979 m. Assume that the water's velocity on the top of the falls and on the bottom of the falls (after it hits the ground and begins to flow away) is equal, and that no total energy is lost ...
Monday, February 11, 2013 at 11:34am

AMERICAN GOVERMENT Would someone PLEASE check ans
1. The source of the Supreme Court’s authority is (D) moral suasion. judicial activism. concurring opinion. dissent. 2. When the Supreme Court hands down a decision, it is (A) often a mixed decision with majority, dissenting, and even concurring opinions. always a ...
Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 9:41pm

World history
Confucius believed that human beings are essentially A. gods. B. evil. C. good. D. sinful.
Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 5:24pm

Oceanography
why on the world average. Earth’s. atmosphere is in motion. Take into consideration the distribution of earth’s surface area with latitude and the variation in heat loss and heat gain with latitude.
Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 9:36am

Solving linear equations
Is there a formula to following or pattern. This is very new to me and I am having issues with these type of problems, please help
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 10:43pm

world history
Explain the importance of Roman technology and engineering? Cover two separate kinds of Roman technology and engineering.
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 3:10pm

SOCIAL STUDIES!
10. "Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable!" –during a debate in the Senate, 1830 Following the War of 1812, regional issues brought conflict to the American political scene. Which eloquent speaker defended national interests in this famous ...
Friday, February 8, 2013 at 2:37pm

world history
The development of an atomic bomb by the United States did which of these? A. pressured German leaders to surrender B.increased tensions between Truman and Stalin C. worried the leaders of France and Great ritain D.led Stalin to postpone a Soviet invasion of Japan
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:17pm

World History to 1500
My history professor has asked that we present 3 possible research paper topics to her based on mythology or a belief system that may influence present time. I am having trouble with this. I have lots of ideas. .reincarnation, karma, paganism..even aromatherapy but turning the...
Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 1:00pm

math
The greatest loss rate estimates are 4,200,000 gallons per day since the start of the spill, but after 44 days about 1,050,000 gallons were diverted into collection tankers.( The remaining amount was lost in the Gulf). Based on these data (assuming that the rate of loss was ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 5:34pm

Math
The greatest loss rate estimates are 4,200,000 gallons per day since the start of the spill, but after 44 days about 1,050,000 gallons were diverted into collection tankers.( The remaining amount was lost in the Gulf). Based on these data (assuming that the rate of loss was ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 2:00pm

Math
The greatest loss rate estimates are 4,200,000 gallons per day since the start of the spill, but after 44 days about 1,050,000 gallons were diverted into collection tankers.( The remaining amount was lost in the Gulf). Based on these data (assuming that the rate of loss was ...
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 1:49pm

Art
1. Frida Kahlo was an artist from this country. (1 point) Germany France Mexico United States 2. This important event happened while Frida Kahlo was growing up. (1 point) Spanish American War Mexican Revolution French Revolution World War II 3. Frida Kahlo was married to this...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 9:10pm

Criminal precedure
Question 11 of 20 5.0 Points Under the Fourth Amendment, which of the following is NOT a valid purpose for setting up a roadblock? A. Immigration law enforcement B. Detecting drunk drivers C. Checking for drivers licenses and registration D. Drug detection Reset Selection ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:45pm

social science
what is deepest lake in the world?
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:32pm

World history; Check:P
Write a opinion paper on the most significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. We have Neolithic Farmers to thank for early settlements, villages and then towns. They made all that happen by dint one one simple factor - food surplus. You don't get food surplus ...
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 3:00pm

World History
Why did the Whigs want to nominate a candidate like Harrison, who did not have strong political views?
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 12:15am

World History
What were the short-term and long-term effects of Jackson's war on the bank?
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 12:14am

World History
What reasons did Jackson have for wanting to destroy the Second Bank of the United States?
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 12:13am

Corporate Finance
You are given the following for Cardinal & Cardinal, Inc. Their tax rate is 34%. The firm is in need of $5 million dollars in external funds. Your bond advisor suggests that new bond issues can be lower than the current yield to maturity by 1.5% . Existing capital structure...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:46pm

physics
angel falls the highest waterfall in the world is located in Venezuela. estimate the height of the waterfall assuming that the water that falls the complete distance experiences a temperature increase of .230 degrees Celsius. in your calculation, assume that the water absorbs ...
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 9:44pm

world civilization 1 his 103
• How has the nature and technology of warfare evolved, from earliest times to 1500 CE?
Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:58pm

Ethics
The elderly in the U.S. are growing in number and proportions, with a growing proportion being people of color, how do you think this will impact equity issues for elderly people of color?
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 10:13pm

history
The nations of the world that were formerly victims of imperialism and did not align themselves with either the West or the Communist powers are today called what? A. first world countries B. second world countries C. underdeveloped nations D. developing nations
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:18pm

english
i need to write a historical narrative for school. it has to have dialogue and be in any persons viewpoint from the great depression and world war 2. it has to revolve around a specific climax or such. so i need some help coming up what to write about! thanks much.
Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:18pm

history
what do you think contributed to the jump in productivity among american workers during world war 2?
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 8:28pm

history
why did the national debt rise so quickly during world war 2?
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 8:21pm

bussiness law
identify and protect the tangible property rights of walmart (retail) relating to discriminatory issues and the associated legal considerations. I have searched Google and my book and I can not find this. PLEASE HELP
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 5:11pm

World History
The person who might be called the "father of the hydrogen bomb" is (a) Enrico Fermi (b) Robert Oppenheimer (c) Niels Bohr (d) Edward Teller
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 10:59am

World History
During the European medieval period, there was no strong centralized government. However, advances were made in the areas of (a) art, science and communication, (b) agriculture, technology and ship design (c) medical knowledge (d) all of the above
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 10:54am

World History
Arabs are joined together through (a) kinship through a male line (b) arranged marriages (c) kinship through a female line (d) agreements by kings
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 10:45am

Web Design and Development
Explain how an affiliate program works as both an advertising program and a revenue generation program; give two real-world affiliate program examples.
Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 8:55am

world geography
The Poorest Land In Nigeria Is Populated By____? a)the most ethnic groups b)the trading cultures c)the fewest people d)the herding cultures
Friday, February 1, 2013 at 11:48am

world history
what page can i find "Hoe Ana on in our world by macmillan/mcgraw-hill
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:47pm

History
what type of foreign policy did united states adopt after world war 1
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:22pm

Government
What was a major consequence of the decline and fall of the Roman Empire? A. the beginning of world trade B. an end to city-states C. the end of democracy D. the collapse of organized government I really think it's D but not sure..
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 7:09pm

Math
The 1989 World Series San Francisco quake was initially reported to have magnitude 7.0, but later this was revised to 7.1. How much energy released corresponds to this increase in magnitude? (Round your answer to two decimal places.)
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:18am

history
ms.sue,thank you for the answer, but i have to discribe the things Juan Ponce De Leon discovered in his journey to the new land! My homework question is, discribe the things he discovered in his journey to the new world like plants,animals,people and land???
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 6:04pm

history
what did Juan Ponce De Leon discover in his journey to the new world: plants,animals,people,land?
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 5:40pm

World civilizations
Although most students begin by assuming settled farming life was better than that lived by hunter-gatherers, closer acquaintance with full Paleolithic Hunter-Gatherer life shows us many aspects that could be considered easier than that of very early, settled Neolithic farmers...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:23pm

American Gov't
The president's role in foreign policy increased largely because: A. Congress proved so inept in foreign affairs that the American people demanded a change. B. America became more of a world power. c. of the need to coordinate national economic policy and foreign policy, a...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:15pm

writing
Edit mMath Autobiography Theresa V. Monteiro MAT 095 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM My name is Theresa and I am from Norwalk Connecticut. I’ve been living here for a year now. I moved to New London Connecticut to start my life. I’ve taken care of all my immediate family ...
Monday, January 28, 2013 at 11:59am

World History
Please read Chapter 2 in the textbook The First Complex Societies in the Eastern Mediterranean, ca. 4000-550 B.C.E. (pp. 22-43) and answer the following questions: 1. The Hittites were considered to have military superiority at the time, and they were a major challenge to ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 7:47pm

World History
Ancient Egypt has long captured the imaginations of ordinary people, not just historians. There seems to be a fascination with Egypt even more than other ancient cultures. Briefly discuss why you think that Egypt has continued to intrigue people.
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 7:23pm

cultural diversity
NAEYC supports "third space" thinking as a desirable technique for use in A. stimulating children's right-brain processes. B.enhancing staff performance in the early childhood setting. C.Resolving conflicts, especially those involving cultural issues. D.training ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 3:45pm

Binomial Math
The manager of Toy World has decided to accept a shipment of electronic games if there is no more than 1 defective electronic game in a random sample of size 17. What is the probability that he will accept the shipment if 15% of the electronic games is defective? (Round your ...
Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 2:49pm

Legal Writing
I am asked to write and internal office memo to my supervising attorney that advises of the results of my research on a given topic and applies the law to the facts in my case. I have attached the exercise along with my draft internal memo. Can someone please proof and advise ...
Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:31pm

ANT101: Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (ACS
The Demographic Transition Model: (Points : 1) depicts how populations change over time. is based on the historical experience of the Third World. predicts the world’s population in the year 2002. supports the overpopulation perspective.
Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 7:00pm

World History
How did the struggle between rich and poor affect Athens and Spartens?
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 11:21pm

English
I must improve the organization of these four sentences of a paragraph in the most effective way. Is my answer correct? Sentences: 1. The reader has probably figured out that the boy named Walter was Walter Elias Disney. 2. During his lifetime Disney and his staff created 18 ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 9:26pm

World history; Check:P
What methods did the Assyrians use when they attacked enemy cities? The satrapies were linked by a 2,500-kilometer highway, the most impressive stretch being the Royal Road, built by command of Darius I. Royal inspectors, the "eyes and ears of the king", toured the ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 6:44pm

History
8. What happened to Japanese Americans during World War II? A.) They were forced to leave the country. B.)They stayed in their homes. C.) They all joined the Japanese army. D.) They were sent to internment camps. I think it is C. Thank You.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 6:22pm

Social Studies
6. How did the Dust Bowl affect farmers? A.) Crop prices rose and farmers grew rich off of the profits. B.) The Dust Bowl was in the city and didn’t affect farmers. C.) Farmers lost their crops and left their farms in search of work. D.) Farmers were entertained by the ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 4:07pm

World history; Check:P
5.What does Hebrew law required of believers? The Hebrews were to "worship God and live justly with one another", God required you "to do justice, to love kindness, and walk humbly with God". And worship only one God, which was him.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 1:29pm

World history; Check:P
How did environmental features in Anatolia help the Hittites advance technologically? The Hittites were the first to use iron for weapons, because the materials they needed were easily in the mountains of Anatolia. Iron was easy to get to for the Hittites so they took that ...
Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 1:06pm

World History
What was the effect of expanding voting rights?
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 9:04pm

world civilization 2
which of the following pairings is correct? Berthe Mariost-cubist, Emile Zola-abstractionist, Vasily Kandinsky-abstract, gustav flaubert-romanticsm
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 4:11pm

English
Can you explain to me what this means: "First thoughts are also unencumbered by ego, by that mechanism in us that tries to be in control, tries to prove the world is permanent and solid, enduring and logical."
Monday, January 21, 2013 at 9:53am

Math
Part 1: How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay. Thank You.
Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 10:02pm

World History
What difficulties did early humans face in migrating to Australia and the Americas and what are the theories about how they overcame those difficulties?
Saturday, January 19, 2013 at 6:37pm

World history; Check:P
1.What methods did the Assyrians use when they attacked enemy cities? They captured 46 towns, by consolidating ramps to bring up battering rams, by infantry attacks, breaches and siege engines. 2.How did the Royal Road help Darius maintain control over his people? He divided ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 1:04pm

World history; HELP
Help please? 6.Do you think that the Zhou Dynasty’s downfall resulted from its method of control? Why or why not?
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:06pm

World history; Check:P
Check please and help with #5. I have an answer but believe I'm wrong. 1.How did environmental features in Anatolia help the Hittites advance technologically? The Hattians were indigenous people who lived in Central Anatolia. As they lived in the prehistoric age before ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 12:04pm

World history; Check:P
City States: 1,How does an empire differ from a city-state? A city-state is an independent country whose territory consists of a city which is not administered as part of another local government. An empire is a geographically extensive group of states and peoples united and ...
Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:42am

Math
Part 1: How are exponential growth and decay present in the real world? Give at least 2 examples for exponential growth and 2 examples of exponential decay. Part 2: View and comment on the work of at least 2 other students. Try to choose students whose work is based on ...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:32pm

english
Read the following passage and write a brief paragraph that identifies: a) the subject of the passage b) the author's purpose for writing c) the intended audience d) the tone of the piece, and e) the perspective or point of view. Be sure that your paragraph has a topic ...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 2:45pm

World history; Check:P
Human Origins Assignment What were the major achievements in human history during the Old Stone Age? The major achievements during the stone age was the invention of tools. They used tools to hunt for food. They learned how to make fire. 2.How did Neanderthals and Cro-Magnons ...
Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 2:04pm

6th grade s.s forgot textbook in locker!!!!
Need help immediatly!!! If someone already posted please still post! And I'm not doing this becuze I'm lazy but becuze I forgot my textbook in my locker and there's nothing on the internet to help!!! TOPIC: NORTHERN EUROPE 1.What river makes london a center for ...
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:44pm

math
The world's tallest building is the Burj Khalifa in Dubai at 828 m tall. The CN Tower in Toronto is 553 m tall. Ryan wants to compare the Burj Khalifa and the CN Tower by creating rectangular prism models on a 10 cm by 10 cm square base. He has decided to represent the ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 3:20pm

math
Burj Khalifa is the world tallest building in Dubai at 828 m tall. The CN Tower in Toronto is 553 m tall. Sam wants to compare the Burj Khalifa and the CN Tower by creating rectangular prism models on a 10 cm by 10 cm square base. She has decided to represent the Burj Khalifa ...
Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 12:37am

World history
what were the religious and sociale ffects of the counter-reformation?
Monday, January 14, 2013 at 8:40pm

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