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History
Economic experts use certain measures, such as GNP and GDP to divide the world into two groups—developed nations and developing nations. Which is not a characteristic of a developing nation? low income attempting to improve the lives of its citizens high literacy rate <...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 4:54pm

Civics- Help PLEASE
1. Which goal of foreign policy relates to protecting the safety of Americans? Spreading democracy World peace „² My Answer National security Humanitarian help 2. Which foreign policy approach describes a country that avoids interaction with other countries? ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 3:16pm

language arts
2. Read the following paragraph "That thrilled me, and scared me. The great world seemed to swing wide like the gates of the Fair, and I didn’t even have a plan. I hadn’t even put up my hair yet. It seemed to me it was time for that, time to jerk that big bow ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:36am

language arts
1.   Electric lighting was a novelty before it became  (1 point) unusual. common. expensive. 2.   Read the following paragraph from “The Electric Summer”: "That thrilled me, and scared me. The great world seemed to swing wide like ...
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:35am

soc 313
ella miller and her family issues
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 5:44pm

statistics
An IQ is designed so that the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 23 for the population of Normal adults, find the sample size necessary to estimate the mean IQ score of statistics students Such that it can be said with 90% confidence that the sample mean is within 5 IQ ...
Monday, May 19, 2014 at 1:40pm

English 3
Question 1 “When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of ...
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 5:56pm

Language Arts (english)
1.In general terms, how do the townspeople in “The Handsomest Drowned Man in the World” react to the body which washes up on their shore? 2.Why do the townspeople react to Esteban as they do? What is he to them? 3.What is a fable, how might “The Handsomest ...
Friday, May 16, 2014 at 8:04am

Language Art
There is this Kingdom hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Arvada Colorado that I just love to go to every Sunday and Tuesday. If I were to describe it, and why I love it so much, I would want to capitalize on things like the talks that the brothers give, commitment, everybody ...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 3:26pm

History
1. How did new England's textile industry affect both children and women? a) It allowed them to earn a living wage until the age of 25. ***** b) It gave them opportunities not available on family farms. c) It permitted them to complete their schooling. d) It provided long-...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 10:50am

u.s. history
.What do you think were the challenges the United States faced in remaining neutral during World War I? 2.What was the purpose of the Selective Service Act? What was a conscientious objector? 3.Write a paragraph arguing either for or against a mandatory draft. 4.Do you think ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:31pm

World History
Describe the importance of the Silk Road in the exchange of goods and ideas during this time. Your description should include examples of some of the goods and ideas that moved along the Silk Road and the direction in which they traveled.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17pm

Social studies
How do you think America might be different if presidents Jefferson and Adams had not died within hours of one another on Independece day? They probably would have continued their friendship through correspondance reminiscening About their contributions to the young nation'...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 3:30pm

Social Studies
How do you think America might be different if the Erie Canal had not been built? New York would not be our financial capital of the world now. The North may have lost the Civil War since it served as a critical supply line. There would be no cost-effective way of shipping ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:34pm

History of towers
Is the Sears Tower the tallest tower in USA currently? What about the tallest tower in the world currently?
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:59am

english essay
can someone proofread my essay please. Martin Luther king Jr, Mrs Gonsalvez, Mr Bryce what do they have in common? Well their leaders. Leaders are people who are kind and caring, But how did they become leaders?. Well they started off as a good student then good citizen then ...
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:34am

english
if you read the giver can you please check my answers and see if they are correct? . What is the jonas apprehensive about at the beginning of the novel? A. a plane flying over the community B. a dream that he had recently C. the upcoming ceremony and his assingment I think C 2...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:07pm

Physical World Concepts
A rope is attached to a block that has a weight of 120N. When the rope exerts an upward force of 250N on the block, what is the net force on the block?
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 10:48am

Algebra/Quadratic equations
I have to make a word problem/story out of this quadratic equation -t^2+3t+18=0 The plot of the story I want to write about has to deal with world hunger, and food being dropped in to remote locations by helicopter. Can someone please help me come up with a word/problem that ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 9:43pm

English
Thank you very much. I still have these sentences I'm doubtful about. My doubt is whether I should use the present perfect or the simple past (considering that it is the end of the school year) 1) Exercises for literary text analyses aimed at developing lexicon have been ...
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 4:07pm

world geography
Which of the following is accurate? a. No one knows what caused the decline of the Minoan civilization. c. Greece is at the crossroads of eastern and western culture. b. Greece is made up of mainland and a cluster of islands. d. All of the above
Monday, May 12, 2014 at 9:23am

PHI 103
This is not the best of all possible worlds, because the best of all possible worlds would not contain suffering, and this world contains much suffering
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:53pm

Social Studies
Briefly describe one way that these cultures changed the geography of the paces to which they migrated. 1. the ancient Romans who conquered much of Europe and England 2. homesteading families who migrated to the western territories of North America 3. American missionaries ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 1:37pm

Math
Canada ranks fifth in the world in the production of gold. By the end of one year, one of Canada's mines had produced about 198 t of gold since it opened. if the annual production averaged 4.5 t, predict the total production by the end of next year and the year after that
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 12:25pm

8th History DBQ - Pls check my answer, thx!!!
Document 7: W. E. B. Du Bois publicly embraced the cause of woman suffrage after he moved north in 1907. The signs of awakening womanhood in the world to-day are legion. The best novelists are women. Some of the keenest essayists and graceful writers of verse are women. Women ...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 10:25am

History: World War 1
Hi beautiful people. I am struggling to find a primary source to back up the oft cited claim that Germany was not allowed into the League of Nations. Given that the covenant itself contains no such proscriptions and I am not finding it in the Treaty of Versailles (or maybe I&#...
Sunday, May 11, 2014 at 2:06am

Anthropology!!!
Discuss the mechanisms of culture change. How can anthropology help one maintain a balanced perspective in a changing world?
Friday, May 9, 2014 at 8:30pm

Science
Tom is marking the locations of active volcanoes on a world map. Explain how the locations of the volcanoes are related to Earths plates. I am stuck on this and need help.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 10:17pm

World REgional Geography
A major objective of the South Pacific Forum founded in 1971 was A. expanding the copra trade. B. reconciling diverse cultural heritages. C. stopping French nuclear testing in the region. D. identifying and resolving human rights concerns in the region.
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:39am

World Regional Geography
Which of the following is true of the Antarctic Treaty System? A. It was established specifically to enforce ecological regulations. B. It bans commercial mining in Antarctica. C. It's actually the Society for the Geographic Exploration of Antarctica. D. It provides the de...
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:38am

world regional geography
Sudan is omitted from inclusion in the sub-Saharan region because it
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:35am

world regional geography
Which of the following is true of the Antarctic Treaty System?
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:34am

world regional geography
A major objective of the South Pacific Forum founded in 1971 was
Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 7:33am

social Studies! MRS.SUE!?
1. What effect did the suffrage movement have on women in South Carolina? A. women gained the right to work outside of the home B. women gained the right to belong to political parties C. women gained the right to attend public schools D. women gained the right to vote through...
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 4:22pm

accounting
In recent years, there has been a lot of media coverage about the funding status of pension plans for state employees. In many states, the amount of money invested in employee pension plans is far less than the amount estimated to be needed to pay them the retirement benefits ...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 9:47pm

Economics
Are there any current subsidy or welfare issues that or being disused or addressed in parliament or in municipality
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 12:36pm

american history
Which of the following statements about the Southern planter's world is most accurate? A. Most great planters of the Old South were self-made men. B. The stereotype of the "southern belle" is fairly accurate. C. The wives and daughter of plantation owners lived ...
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 2:03pm

physics
in every minute a pump draws 6 metric cubed of water from a well and issues it at a speed of 5 meters per second from the nozzle situated 4 meters above the level from which the water was drawn. find the average rate at which the pump is working. (1 metric cubed =1000kg)
Monday, May 5, 2014 at 3:46am

Science
What are some ethical issues behind cloning? I already said that some people think cloning is like "Playing God".
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:36pm

English
I have to write a 1000 word essay on connecting, Hamlet's dealing with rejection, depression to THE real world life. How it affect's me. So can you help me with some dot jots on how depression can relate tothe world (peoples situations) from hamlet?
Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2:32pm

accounts
People from all over the world moving from sole proprietorship to partnerships due to the numerous benefits they get. You are required to tell why the focus is shifting from sole proprietorship to partnership? Explain your answer with the help of at least five solid reasons.
Saturday, May 3, 2014 at 2:36pm

Social Studies
Steve Jobs would be an individual that impacted the world, right?
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 10:44pm

Fitness And Nurition
Greetings! I did my homework, but I don't know if my answers are right or not. I wanted to know if you can help. My answers will be with a * beside it. 1. Which one of the following choices is a mental symptom of distress? A. Memory loss B. High self-esteem C. ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 5:54pm

world history
Which of the following represents a difference between the government of the Roman Republic and that of Imperial Rome? A. In the Roman Republic, the Senate represented the plebeians' views, while in Imperial Rome, the Senate represented the emperor's view. B. In the ...
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 5:48pm

Science question?
How does adaptation explain the patterns of distribution of plant and animal species in the world?
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 5:39pm

world history
Rule of law as used in the Roman Republic promoted which democratic ideal? A. checks and balances B. representative government C. fair and equal treatment of all<------ D. separation of powers<--------- i don't know if it C or D
Friday, May 2, 2014 at 8:10am

science Notes?
What does the term adaptation mean? How does adaptation explain the patterns of distribution of plant and animal species in the world? how matter moves through the biosphere. State how energy moves through the biosphere.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 10:14pm

world history
Which of the following describes the specific role of the senate in the roman government? A. to enforce laws B. to make laws C.yo interpret law D. to provide counsel to citizens
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 12:00pm

world history
what effect did Punic wars have on small roman farmers? A. grain from conquered lands drove gain prices B. grain from conquered lands drove up grain prices C. new strains of grain from conquered lands helped them thrive D. the lack of grain from conquered lands helped increase...
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 11:43am

accounts
People from all over the world moving from sole proprietorship to partnerships due to the numerous benefits they get. You are required to tell why the focus is shifting from sole proprietorship to partnership? Explain your answer with the help of at least five solid reasons.
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 5:36am

Grammar Practice - Help!
Can someone check these? Choose the item that is correctly capitalized for questions 1–6. 1. (1 point) our family doctor** our family Doctor 2. (1 point) Senator Barrientos** senator Barrientos 3. (1 point) aunt Ruthie Aunt Ruthie** 4. (1 point) the sculpture The thinker ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 11:41pm

Computer Programming I
Following is my Project 2. In Project 1, I wrote a program to draw square, rectangle and triangle and this is its second part. I could not figure it out how to do it. Any guidelines and suggestions would be highly appreciated. Project 2: Our customer was pleased with the ...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 4:19pm

Economis
Are there any current subsidy issues that are discussed?
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 7:38am

algebra i
if have a coupon for $50 off your camera purchase of a $100 or more at zeke,s camera world. give domain of this fuction. purchase price after coupon,y,to retail price,x.
Monday, April 28, 2014 at 7:03pm

Science
What contribution does the African elephant make to the world.
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:48pm

U.S History DBQ (Pls check my answer)
Document 2 - As the woman suffrage movement gained momentum, Booker T. Washington issued the following statement to the New York Times: I am in favor of every measure that will give to woman, the opportunity to develop to the highest possible extent, her moral, intellectual, ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 8:42pm

computer literacy
1. Which of the following options would return a true statement for the sentence: The sky is bluest early in the morning. (A) Sky and blue Sky not morning Sky or dark Sky and evening 2. Famed science fiction writer H. G. Wells once envisioned something to store vast amounts of...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 8:27pm

Scoiolgy
Which statement best describes the difference between how Westerners and Easterners perceive the world and think about it? A. Westerners are more concerned with the background scenery in a picture, and Easterners are more concerned with the main character in the picture. B. ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 7:06pm

Statistics
Health issues due to being overweight affect all age groups. of children and adolescents 6-11 years of age,18.8% are found to be overweight. A school district randomly sampled 130 in this age group and found that 20 were considered overweight. at Alpha =.05 is this less than ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 3:55pm

Science-- Plz, Plz check my answers!!
1. Which of the following can be expected to occur as climate change continues on Earth? decreased melting of sea ice decreased migration of pests and pathogens increased freshwater sources increased coastal flooding *** 2. Which piece of children’s’ playground ...
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 2:07pm

grammar
how can I write an acrostic for the world fantasic
Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:06am

accounting
The Sneed Corporation issues 10,000 shares of $50 par value preferred stock for cash at $75 per share. The entry to record the transaction will consist of a debit to Cash for $750,000 and a credit or credits to:
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 9:22pm

World History
Which of the following is true of the Antarctic Treaty System?
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:47pm

English check answers !
1.B 2.C 3.C 4.A Read the following draft for a research paper on italian food. When you think of italian food,does your mouth always water for pizza or pasta? Actually,italian food includes a tremendous variety of dishers.These tasty morsels come from many different regions....
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 4:28pm

Language Check
Choosing verbs that agree in Number with Their Subjects: 1. Almost everybody (has,have) played games that originated in faraway places. MY ANSWER: HAVE 2. Few of these games (is,are) difficult to play. MY ANSWER: ARE 3. Pictures on ancient Greek pottery (show,shows) people ...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:21am

World History
1.Greek and Roman legacies to the modern world include contributions to modern law and government. Briefly describe how modern law and government have been influenced by classical Greece and Rome. Include at least two examples from the Greeks and two examples from the Romans.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:09pm

social studies
PLEASE CHECK 1. what was one immediate effect of the Cold War on South Carolina and the nation? a. travel for pleasure was drastically reduced b. it was more difficult to obtain goods from foreign countries* c. the united states and germany continued to be bitter enemies d. ...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:22am

History
Can someone please help me? Thanks Select one way World War II changed the roles of women or blacks in the United States and South Carolina. Explain the change you selected. Provide examples of how these events changed South Carolina’s society.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:34am

ENGish
1. What are the characteristics of an effective television newscaster? Explain. 2. Why are so many people over the age of twenty-one entering college? Discuss. 3. What could be done to make the public less hesitant to report crime? 4. Do Americans seem unable to relax in ...
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 11:07pm

English
What kind of dash/hyphen am I supposed to use in a title like this? Hammurabi - a Person of One of the World's Oldest Civilizations
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:30pm

Social Studies (History)
What were three effects of World War 2
Monday, April 21, 2014 at 5:45pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Accounting
Target Company issues bonds with a par value of $900,000 on their stated issue date. The bonds mature in 10 years and pay 10% annual interest in semiannual payments. On the issue date, the annual market rate for the bonds is 12%. What is the selling price of the bond
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:41am

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

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

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

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

Social Studies
I am the Star Reporter who is going to visit George Washington at his home at Mount Vernon during the years of 1759-1774. I am interviewing him about his political and personal views, activities, goals, and predictions. Develop 10 questions to ask President Washington. 1. What...
Monday, April 14, 2014 at 12:29pm

pol201
Question 4. 4. A federal court is said to have a “federal question” jurisdiction because (Points : 1) federal courts supersede state courts. all laws are federal. they hear cases that touch the Constitution and other federal laws. they hear cases that only deal with...
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 9:41pm

General
What are some potential legal issues for a sports shop business?
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 6:08pm

Business
What are some potential legal issues for a sports shop business?
Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 3:52pm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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