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managment
Toyota used to sit on top of the world. It basked in the reputation of building high-quality cars efficiently. It enjoyed unprecedented growth, even surpassing General Motors as the largest car manufacturer in the world. But all of that came tumbling down with reports that ...
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 7:42pm

chemistry NEED SERIUOS HELP PLEASE!!!!
a)issues of biodegradibility of plastic b)methods of waste disposal and the issues PLEASE HELP THANK YOU
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 11:24am

social studies,managnent
Toyota used to sit on top of the world. It basked in the reputation of building high-quality cars efficiently. It enjoyed unprecedented growth, even surpassing General Motors as the largest car manufacturer in the world. But all of that came tumbling down with reports that ...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 11:46pm

social studies,managnent
Group 1 will represent a major tobacco company like R. J. Reynolds or Philip Morris. . Topic that will be debated is: Should tobacco companies cease and desist all advertising in the United States? Each group should thoroughly research the issues, and come prepared to class on...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 11:36pm

World Geography
Which statement is not a benefit of increased development? 1)improved access to health care 2)increased wealth 3)more even distribution of resources 4)reduced unemployment
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 11:29pm

World History Honors
is this primary source ? The Black Death A Description of the Plague This first account is from Messina, and it described the arrival and initial progress of the disease. At the beginning of October, in the year of the incarnation of the Son of God 1347, twelve Genoese galleys...
Monday, September 26, 2011 at 3:40pm

world religion-movie questions
Why was the neighbour called the city of joy in the movie''the city of joy''. pls help
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 5:17pm

social studies
The study of sensation and perception is important to a psychologist because perception and sensation are the foundation of: A-neurotransmitters and the brain's function. B-memory and how it is experienced in the world. C-the science of neuropsychology. D-learning, ...
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 2:41pm

US history
View of himself : He saw him self as a man who has risen from the bottom to the top with self determination despite of his financial problems. Describe his character : Nixon was a very insecure and paranoid president, because of his past low stature he always presumed he was ...
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 2:15pm

psychology
The study of sensation and perception is important to a psychologist because perception and sensation are the foundation of: neurotransmitters and the brain's function. memory and how it is experienced in the world. the science of neuropsychology. learning, thinking, and ...
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 1:58pm

US history
View of himself : He saw him self as a man who has risen from the bottom to the top with self determination despite of his financial problems. Describe his character : Nixon was a very insecure and paranoid president, because of his past low stature he always presumed he was ...
Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 1:50pm

probabilty
Smitty's Bar and Grill has brand name recognition of 61% around the world. Assuming we randomly select 2 people. The assumptions of a Bernoulli process are met. What is the probability a)exacatly 5 of the 12 recognize the name of Smitty's Bar and Grill? b)5 or fewer ...
Friday, September 23, 2011 at 11:51pm

English
I left out the following sentences. Thank you very much. 1)I like wearing casual clothes, such as T-shirts, jeans and sneakers. This year I took a motorbike driving licence. I like motorbike riding very much. 2) I like studying the Italian and the world history.
Friday, September 23, 2011 at 5:22pm

world hhistory
the expansion of agriculture can be traced across sub saharan africa through the spread of the language group
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 9:14pm

English
Did I revise this passage correct? Heroes come in all shapes and sizes. Women and men, adults and children. However, one hero looked quite different from what you might imagine. Living in Czechoslovakia after World War II and name Antis. This hero was a German shepherd dog. ...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 8:56pm

English
1. His ambition to become the world champion was understandable. (Waht is the part of speech of 'to become the world champion'? Is it a noun phrase or an adjective phrase?) 2. He has only one aim, to make a lot of money. 3. He has only one aim to make a lot of money. (...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 7:43pm

English
1. His ambition to become the world champion was understandable. 2. Our teacher, Henry Evans, complies this dictionary. 3. We heard the news that his team had won. 4. The idea of helping poor people in underdeveloped country was normal. 5. He had only one aim, to earn a lot of...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 7:39pm

ap world
what are some similarities between the foraging and urbanized societies?
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 6:22pm

Algebra
If the formula R = -0.037t + 50.1 can be used to predict the world record in the 400 meter dash t years after 1925, for what years will the world records be 48.1 seconds or less?
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 5:04pm

world history
The Mongols have a terrible reputation in history as pillagers who destroyed all that met their path. How does this depiction of the Mongols compare with the same people who brought the Pax Mongolia? i dont understand what this question is asking me to write about.. arent the ...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 1:16pm

6th grade social studies
what is world culture
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 3:12am

pre-calculus
st andrews golf course in st andrews scotland is one of the oldest courses in the world. it is an 18-hole course that consists of par-3 holes, par-4 holes and par-5 holes. a golfer who shoots par at the old course at st andrews has a total of 72 strokes for the entire course. ...
Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 1:14am

cultural diversity
1. National Association for the Education of Young Children supports "third space" thinking as a desirable technique for use in: A. Stimulating children's right-brain processes. B. Enhance staff performance in the early childhood setting. C. Resolving conflicts, ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 10:01pm

world history
List 5 factors that led Europeans to explore the New world
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 5:42pm

English
Though you haven't read it, could you please tell me if there are examples of paradox (also called oxymoron) in the following sentences? I can’t find them. 1) "And beauty is a form of genius... is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs no explanation. It is of ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 4:49pm

English
Can you please help me find examples of paradox in the first part of Lord Henry's panegyric on beauty? Thank you!! (A paradox is a statement that seems impossible because it contains two opposig ideas that are both true.) 1) "And beauty is a form of genius... is ...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 1:12pm

PROBABILITY
R. H. Bruskin Associates Market Research found that 40% of Americans do not think that having a college education is important to succeed in the business world. If a random sample of five Americans is s selected, find these probabilities. (a) Exactly two people will agree with...
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at 7:15am

business law
California passed a law prohibiting any transport of nuclear waste in the state unless the company doing so is a resident or is owned by resident of California. What kinds of constitional issues do this raised?
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 8:01pm

English
Can you help me check these sentences, please? I included the words I'm unsure of before the question marks. Thank you. 1)I find it (reading books) rather boring and sometimes a little too far away from the real world. I like reading science and history books instead. 2) I...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 3:23pm

Englisch
Can somebody help me to write a summary? The article "Towards a greener Economy?, written in 2009 by friedman, deals about the economic system in unsustainable. The satirical newspaper decribe the americans are wasteful. Than i dont know how can i write the rest of the ...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 12:55pm

world history
What effect did the trading civilization of Phoenicia have on the ancient world
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 12:15pm

psychology
how can we know that the world around us is real and what do we mean by real?
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 at 5:39am

world history
what enlightenment philosopher most inspired the creators of the us constitution? What do tea, sugar, stamps, and French product all have in common?
Monday, September 19, 2011 at 9:27pm

english 11 honors
in the story the great gatsby how would you explain what the following quote means; There were the same people, or at least the same sort of people.the same profusion of champagne the same many colored, many keyed commotion, but i felt an unpleasantness in the air, a pervading...
Monday, September 19, 2011 at 8:42pm

human geography
plezz help me on this question here goes identify and explain ,in paragraph form, 2 reasons why some geographers today believe Malthus' theory used to predict the future population issues?
Monday, September 19, 2011 at 4:42pm

statistcs
Bao Xishun is the world's tallest man with a hieght of 92.95 in. (or 7ft, 8.96 in.). men have hieghts witha mean of 69.6in and a standard deviation of 2.8 in. 1) convert Boa's height to a z score 2) does Boa's height meet the criterion of being unusual by ...
Monday, September 19, 2011 at 2:20pm

HUM/176
Final Assessment Due 9-18-11 11:59 Arizona time Answer each question below. Answers should be at least 100 words per question. Answers should be in your own words. Any direct quotes must be properly identified. Each answer should include at least one citation for a credible, ...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 10:12pm

Native American Literature
Why did the Native Americans use the types of writing and genres that they did? Genres: Native American literature's, stand apart as a separate tradition that is itself strong and varied. This culture had rich, established literature. Legends, folktales, and other forms of...
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 10:07pm

world history
how can constitutions promote change or help resolve social issues?give some historical examples
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 7:03pm

world geography
Exports of tin and silver were the mainstays of the _______ economy for many decades. However, today, as the market for tin has declined, the country has become an exporter of other metallic ores, such as gold.
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:51pm

psychology
To Jiskha experts, What would this world be like without great peacemakers and leaders like Nelson Mandela?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 5:29pm

World studies
what trends led to the rise of nativism, and how did it influence party politics?
Sunday, September 18, 2011 at 1:05pm

English(Urgent)
I need help!!! I am suppose to give an opinion on "No Man is an Iland": "any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in mankind." If people died somewhere does it affect in other place in the world because of this loss. This is my answer: Yes, ...
Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 9:06pm

Science
Hi, I have two questions about biology I need help with. 1) Some questions fall outside the realm of science, which of the following questions could not be answered using the scientific method? A)What is the function of the appendix in human beings? B) Why is it unethical to ...
Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 2:55pm

World History
How did gandhi's salt march illustrate his philosophy of civil disobedience? 1. the march began civilly with speeches by gandhi and other leaders, who pledged to fast from eating products made with slt for 90 days 2. the march was against the civil laws enforced by the ...
Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 12:11am

World Lit
Define the characteristics of the Epic Hero
Friday, September 16, 2011 at 9:36pm

Science
Why it's so important to have one set of chemical symbols in the world ? Please no hard answers an easy one for me to understand. Thank You !!! :) PS: by the way this a qs. for my science homework I just don't understand. :) :) :)
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 7:20pm

AP World History
I really need some help with 2 questions. These questions are based out of Chapter 1 in Traditions and Encounters but it is in really any textbook. At least 5 sentences long. 1. Give two examples of the human response to climate and geography. 2. Describe major migrations in ...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 6:26pm

geography
What are 2 reasons why some geographers today believe Thomas Malthus' theory cannot be used to predict future population issues? Explain. What are 2 reason why some geographers today belies Thomas Malthus' theory can be use to predict future population issues? Explain.
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 6:23pm

English
Thank you very much. I left out the following definitions. 1)Lord Henry makes a panegyric of beauty, in which he defines beauty as higher than genius since it needs no explanation. 2) It is one of the great facts of the world, like sunlight or springtime. Lord Henry goes on to...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 5:23pm

English
I noticed I misspelt a few words. I'm posting it to you again. 1) During the long reign of Queen Victoria artists reacted differently to the new world shaped by the Industrial Revolution. 2) In particular, some grew/were (?) dissatisfied with Victorian materialism and ...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 3:34pm

English
Can you please check these few sentences for me? Thank you very much. 1) Walter Pater, the theorist of the aesthetic movement, believed that art shouldn't have any didactic purpose. It should be devoted to the cult of beauty. 2) The task of the poet was therefore to to ...
Thursday, September 15, 2011 at 1:11pm

English
I just wanted to know if the following word choices are possible. 1) I spend 5 Euro (or Euros?) a week on phone calls. I'm a Tim subscribed. 2) How can I express the fact that you "I have been a Tim subscriber for two years". 3) I have got a Facebook account to ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 3:48pm

World History Honors
Why did legalist, artist on legalist rule rule, confucian's, and mauryan's might have held such different views about government?
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 3:05pm

BUS 200
You will represent a major tobacco company like R. L. Reynolds or Philip Morris. Research the issues and debate Should tobacco companies cease and desist all advertising in the US?
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 2:12pm

english
score/ score presents a fictional world, regulated by computers and other machines in which humans are noticeably absent. Though the main characters are actually two computers that converse, the story contains several details that create verismilitude. Because computers are ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 11:48am

Physchology
Think about a you psychological issue of interest. How would you approach it from a scientific perspective? can you provide me a list of issues so I can research them, and also whats a scientific persepective
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 10:52am

World History
People who proposed complete democracy for Great Britain were called a. anarchists b. Tories c. Chartists d. Conservatives C?
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:57am

World History
The Roosevelt Corollary extended the Monroe Doctrine by declaring that a. European powers might collect Latin American debts by force. b. European powers must give up their colonies in Latin America. c. the United States could intervene in Latin America countries if it seemed...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:54am

Healthcare Management
I having difficulties finding information for the following task. The Institutional Policy Review Team has asked you to prepare an employee training session on institutional, professional, and personal ethical standards and dilemmas with respect to privacy of medical ...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 7:40am

Legal Studies URGENT
Hi beautiful people I need help incorporating the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act OR the Queensland Criminal Code into an argument about victimless crime. My two issues are currently the role of paternalism in the legal system and at what point the law has the right to...
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 1:18am

world history
The most important contribution the Mongols made to encouraging trade along the Silk Roads was A. building permanent inns for travelers. B. building a permanent road. C. lowering taxes for merchants. D. providing security.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 8:30pm

math
In 1968, the estimated population of the world was 3,559,028,982 people. When this number is written in expanded form using exponents, one power of 10 would not be represented. Which power of 10? Why?
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 7:42pm

english
Imagine being an explorer who leaves his country to seach the world.
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 5:41pm

accounting
a company issues 7% 10 year bonds with a par value of $150,000 and semi annual payments. On the side date the annual market rate for these bonds are 8%, which implies a selling price of 93 1/4 the straight line is used to allocate interest expense what is the total amount of ...
Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at 11:22am

Legal Studies: Queensland/Australia
Hi beautiful people I need help incorporating the Police Powers and Responsibilities Act OR the Queensland Criminal Code into an argument about victimless crime. My two issues are currently the role of paternalism in the legal system and at what point the law has the right to ...
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 11:14pm

World History Honors
Write a series of five journal entries from the point of view of a member of a tribe that has been conquered by the Incas. Make sure that you bring out positive and negative aspects of Inca rule. Each journal entry should be about 200 words.
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 10:48pm

LA
I read this story called Secret life of Walter Mitty online. Question 1. Does walter undergo any changes as the story processes? is this the answer please check His "secret life" takes him to a world of amazing and fantastic adventures beyond the world of imagination...
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 6:01pm

English
I have a few more doubts on your corrections. Thank you!! 1) Is it wrong to say "wipe the blackboard with a duster" or is only "clean" possible? 2) "do a course" is a mistake? you can only say "take/attend a course? "take a tour, go on a...
Monday, September 12, 2011 at 11:39am

World his. Ms. SUE!!
What is it about Greco-Roman culture that creates positive feelings in people?
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 11:21pm

Intercultural Communication
what a U.S. manager would need to know about such issues as personal space and rules of social behavior in order to successfully conduct business in China?
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 7:17pm

Studying Cultures
what a U.S. manager would need to know about such issues as personal space and rules of social behavior in order to successfully conduct business in India?
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 7:11pm

AP Chemistry
The Antarctic ice sheet contains an estimated 7.0 million cubic miles of ice. If the entire ice sheet melted, how many feet would the average global sea level rise? The density of ice is about 0.90 g/cm^3. The density of water is about 1.0 g/cm^3. The total area of the world&#...
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 3:45pm

physics
The citizens of Paris were terrified during World War I when they were suddenly bombarded with shells fired from a long-range gun known as Big Bertha. The barrel of the gun was 36.6 m long and it had a muzzle speed of 1.48 km/s. When the gun's angle of elevation was set to...
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 2:23pm

World History
What is it about Greco-Roman culture that creates positive feelings in people???
Sunday, September 11, 2011 at 11:12am

World History Honors
What is it about Greco-Roman culture that creates positive feelings in people?
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 11:19pm

World History Honors
Why do modern people glorify the ancient world??
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 5:48pm

business
Do you think that in the Post-Washington Consensus the developing world will be better off economically and politically
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 4:26pm

World Lit
A dialog between dead men by jorge luis borges. the guy who says "how grievous it is to see such a distinguished soldier brought low by the instruments of perfidy!" is this guy rosas or quiroga?
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 3:43pm

Home school community
what is three issues related to role confusion that a teacher may feel communicate?
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 1:33pm

English
I used your synonym link. I included the words I found in parentheses. Can you check if they are appropriate, please? Thank you. ) The festival is held in Park City, Utah and represents one of the world’s premier showcases (synonym: main settings?) for new, independently ...
Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 5:28am

Comm 100 college
Which of the following statements is true concerning finding similarities? 1. An accurate way to assess similarities is to focus on appearance and clothing. 2.Once you find similarities, you can assume the other person will have similar views on most issues. 3.It is important ...
Friday, September 9, 2011 at 8:56pm

English
I'm finding it difficult to summarize a newspaper article on the Sundance Film Festival. Would you please help me with synonyms? 1) The festival is held in Park City, Utah and represents one of the world’s premier showcases (synonym: main settings?) for new, ...
Friday, September 9, 2011 at 6:08pm

English
Could you please check how I turned the sentences from direct into indirect speech? Thank you. 1) Look, Merlin, Arthur said, “the word Excalibur is written on it.” “Yes, Excalibur is the greatest sword in the world. But its scabbard is more precious:” “...
Friday, September 9, 2011 at 4:18am

world geography
Which countries does the North European Plain run through? Belarus Bulgaria Croatia Macedonia Poland Russia
Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 3:19pm

Accounting
Is there a relationship between ethical behavior in academia and ethical behavior in the business world? If I am correct I would have to say that there is a relationship between ethical behavior in academia and ethical behavior in the business world. I am I correct?
Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 1:05pm

English
Here are the first sentences I turned into indirect speech. Can you please have a look at them? 1)A knight called Sir Pellinore warned him not to go past that fountain because he should (?) have fought with him first.Merlin told (instructed, ordered) Pellinore to stop fighting...
Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 9:16am

critical reading
1.A powerful general fallacy category is "jumping to conclusions" which consists of a.using humor or ridicule. b. closing an issue before all the evidence is in. c. arguing from ignorance. i think the ans is b.but am not sure. 2.A three step approach to evaluating ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 7:44pm

critical reading
can someone pls help me on these question. A three step approach to evaluating and making sense of contemporary issues inclues a. determining what is at issue b. distinguishing among opposing viewpoints and rationale c. expressing your personal viewpoint and rationale d. all ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 4:14pm

World History Honors
What exactly is this assignment asking me to do? lol i dont get the "dig" part. i actually dont understand anything. ------------------------------------ Write a 550-word comparative “dig”—named for digging further into one of the following subjects ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 1:02pm

PSYCHOLOGY
JUST NEED HELP IN UNDERSTANDING Imagine that you are a nurse in a large hospital. You have heard that there is new doctor in the psychiatry department but you have not met him. One day, you receive a call from Dr. Smith (the new doctor) telling you that he wants you to give Ms...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 10:38am

English
Thank you very much. I left out the following words which I need to replace. I can’t find appropriate synonyms. 1)She caused something of a scandal by having love affairs with wealthy men, two of whom were instrumental (synonym) in first setting up her business. 2)What ...
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 3:57am

English
Can you please find appropriate synonyms because I can't think of any. Thanks lot. 1) Vivienne Westwood has been labeled as the designers’ designer. In the 1970s she opened a shop in London that became the focus of the punk movement. 2) The shop started out in life (I...
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 6:31pm

history
What effect did the trading civilization of phoenicia have on the ancient world?
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 6:30pm

early childhood language arts
1. Early childhood program transitions: A. Are all basically the same B. Are private family issues C. Require team collaboration D. Are most important in kindergarten........... I choose A........... Can someone please check my answer
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 5:57pm

world history
Which civilizations were likely to have contact with each other?Why? _answer: Indus valley and Shang because they are close geographically B)Between which lines of latitude did early civilizations develop? Why? _Between lines of 20N and 40N. Because at this latittude they have...
Monday, September 5, 2011 at 2:52am

entrepreneur
No one can predict a natural disaster or world crisis. When a hurricane or flood or a pandemic strikes a country, who is most likely to respond first? Which economic system is the best solution to handling a crisis of epic proportion?
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 4:46pm

English
Could you please check these sentences on the Aesthetic movement I wrote. Thank you. 1) The Aesthetic Movement originated in France in the last decades of the 19th century as a reaction against the materialism and the restrictive moral code of the middle class. 2) The French ...
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 4:10pm

English
Here are the other sentences which refer to Lord Henry. Can you please check the tense choice? 1)Lord Henry is a symbol of hedonistic and decadent upper classes, despising the Victorian virtues of work and morals, generally associated with the middle classes. 2) Truth is ...
Sunday, September 4, 2011 at 11:11am

English
Could you check these sentences on Oscar Wilde's "The Picture..", please? Thank you. 1) In the first chapter Lord Henry was relaxing on a divan smoking. Basil Hallward sat looking at his work smiling. 2) Lord Henry said that the portrait should be exhibited at ...
Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 5:12am

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