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social studies
1.Which word best describes modern life for japanese teenagers such as Asuka? A. relaxed B. crowded C. isolated D. traditional 2. Tropical storms often hit Japan during the ________. summer winter spring fall 3. Which of Japan's islands has the largest level area? Hokkaido...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 3:51pm

Philosophy( Please Help Me))
Hi, can someone please tell me whether or not I have choose the correct answer for these three questions. 1. According to Gilligan, which of the following best describes male thinking? a. Males adopt a personal way of relating to moral issues. b. Males adopt an abstract way of...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 10:48am

Englilsh
Identify each preposition and each prepositional phrase. 1. The first street railway in the world was built in New York in 1832. preposition is in/ prepositional phrase is in New York in 1832. 2. The inventor of the telephone was born in Scotland. preposition is of/ ...
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 9:03am

Maths
If a plane travels halfway round the world at an altitude of 11300m, what extra distance in km, will it fly compared with the distance measured at the surface of the Earth? The radius of the earth is approximately 6400km
Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 4:28am

health
Where in the world have there been polio outbreaks in the last year?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:20pm

world geography/geography
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)< got this one wrong D. economic regions
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 9:03pm

history
Which of the following is true of the Industrial Workers of the World (I.W.W.)? A. It was founded in Russia. B. It made business leaders create new methods to deal with labor issues. C. It had very little influence over the labor movement. [D. It was devoted to organizing ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 8:31pm

social studies
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. Which contributed the most to San Francisco's population change? (5 points) The Gold Rush The Mexican-American War The Monroe Doctrine The Trail of Tears 2. ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:04pm

help i have no idea!!!!!!
No one is useless in this world ... who lightens the burden of it for any one else
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 5:25pm

english
1.Virtual reality systems can be used to train pilots, doctors, and engineers. These systems are seen most often in video games. 2. a head-mounted display is made of a headset with a screen for each eye. the display connects to a computer. 3. a tracking device senses the eye ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10:58am

grammar
I need to combine the following sentence pair. First, reduce the second sentence to a participial or n absolute phrase, changing the form of the verb if necessary. Then, insert the phrase into the first sentence. Be sure to place a participial phrase next to the noun or ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10:57am

world geography
The entire region of Northern Africa and Southwest Asia is dominated by A. climates in which the evaporation exceeds precipitation. B. desert climates. C. climates in which rainfall is either abundant or all but entirely absent. D. steppe climates. All the articles an other ...
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 1:48pm

world geography
2. What was Mustafa Ataturk's contribution to modern Turkey? A.He began the process of turning Turkey into a modernized, secular state. B. He was instrumental in policy changes that gave Turkey membership in NATO. C. He breathed new vitality into Turkish culture through ...
Monday, February 24, 2014 at 1:42pm

history
1. What was described as the ' hardest work " slaves did ? ( 1point ) A. work in the rice fields B . Work in the tobacco fields C. Work in the lumber business D. Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. which of the follow best describes the social class of a small...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 10:27pm

social studies
In 1846, the population of San Francisco, California, was only 200. By 1852, the city's population was 36,000. Which contributed the most to San Francisco's population change?  (5 points) The Gold Rush The Mexican-American War The Monroe Doctrine The Trail ...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 6:14pm

world history
what were some similarities in the responses of the Chinese and Japanese to European invasion in the 19th century?
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 6:06pm

U.S History - need help to check my answer!!!
Document D: If slavery be wrong, it is justified by the example of all the world. He cited the case of Greece, Rome and other ancient states; the sanction given by France, England, Holland, and other modern states. In all ages, one half of mankind have been slaves. If the ...
Sunday, February 23, 2014 at 1:40pm

Math
the formula R= -0.75t +3.85 can be used to predict the world record in the 1500 meter run, t years after 1930. Determine an inequality that identifies the years in which the world record will be less than 2.8 minutes.
Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 8:22pm

U.S. History
1. Explain how the United States contributed to the Allied war effort during World War I. 2. Discuss the role America played in determining the outcome of the conflict.
Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 1:42pm

U.S. History
1. Explain how the United States contributed to the Allied war effort during World War I. 2. Discuss the role America played in determining the outcome of the conflict.
Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 10:02am

world geography
How has Italy’s economy changed since 1950
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 6:07pm

World history 201
After years of extensive study, scholars have concluded that the olmecs of southern Mexico originally emigrated from Africa. True or False
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 9:26am

Social studies
I have tried to answer these im just not sure help plz. 1. Which word best describes modern life for Japanese teenagers such as Asuka? relaxed crowded isolated traditional 2. Tropical storms often hit Japan during the ________. summer winter spring fall 3. Which of Japan's...
Friday, February 21, 2014 at 8:23am

English
Lord of the flies questions 1-7 Although it appears that Ralph and jack would become good friends strain is being placed on their friendship. The boys seem to be from two different world, "There was the brilliant world of hunting, tactics, fierce exhilaration, skill: and ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 10:25pm

Business Math
Rainfall for May in Fiji averages 9" according to World Travel Guide. This year it rained 5% less. How many inches did it rain this year?
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 3:09pm

SCIENCE HELP ASAP! :)
1. Which statement best explains why the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 was important to the development of the United States? It created new taxes on imported goods. It resulted in immigration from France to the United States. It doubled the size of the country. It encouraged ...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 12:59pm

TN History
how well did Tennessee deal with the four issues of Reconstruction; the status of its former Confederates, the restoration of the state government, economic reconstruction, and the status of former slaves? (Just one sentence would help me a lot... i know a lot of info but not ...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 10:18pm

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.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 5:54pm

history
1. What was described as the ' hardest work " slaves did ? ( 1point ) A. work in the rice fields B . Work in the tobacco fields C. Work in the lumber business D. Work loading and unloading ships in port 2. which of the follow best describes the social class of a small...
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 11:13am

Algebra 1
Julie subscribes to a sports magazine and a fashion magazine. She received 24 issues this year. The number of fashion issues is 6 less than twice the number of sports issues. Define the variables, and write a system of equations to find the number of issues of each magazine.
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 9:51pm

English- Poetry
Please help... In this unit, you read William Wordsworth's poems "Lines Composed a few miles above tintern abbey," "The World is Too MUch with Us," and "I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud." How are these poems representative of the Romantic Period?
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 7:17pm

world civilizations
What contributions did the Egyptian made to literature
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 6:02pm

history
With the growth of Spanish colonies in the New World, _______ and _______ merchants became important players in the Atlantic slave trade. i was thinking chinese and british, but also portugese. i am very confused... please help
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 5:27pm

Ethics
1. If you were to argue that although a person with an IQ of 60 cannot be a world-renowned physicist, she or he still has the freedom to choose within limits of what is physically, psychologically, and socially possible, you would be presenting which of the following positions...
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 3:58pm

world history
Which technologies have been pivotal in the development of the Information Age? To what extent did the industrial revolution create the foundation for modern technologies?
Monday, February 17, 2014 at 3:06pm

precal
The Singapore Flyer, currently the world's largest Ferris wheel, completes one rotation every 37 minutes. Measuring 150m in diameter, the Flyer is set atop a terminal building, with a total height of 165 m from the ground to the top of the wheel. When viewed from Marina ...
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 8:06pm

English Speech Paper (can some1 revise it)PLZ&TY
Gun Control I do not understand why people believe gun control actually works or why we need it. Guns, like other weapons, though more deadly and possibly more convenient to use, are still inanimate objects and are not the cause of violence or killings. Gun control is not ...
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 5:10pm

geography
1-20 can you please check my answers marked with *** which of the following were the main proponents of NAFTA? a. labor unions b. human rights groups c. environmentalists ***d. large corporations in the 1950s 40 percent of the u.s workforce was engaged in manufacturing by the ...
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 4:25pm

S.S Check my answers
1.What Canadian landform covers about half of the country? the Canadian Shield 2.The four major kinds of natural vegetation in the United States and Canada are tundra, grassland, desert scrub, and Forest 3.Why is mining important to the economy of the United States? Industries...
Friday, February 14, 2014 at 12:40pm

Statistics
An IQ test is designed so that the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 19 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 95% confidence that the sample mean is within ...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:12pm

statisticts for managers
What results in your departments seem to be correlated or related to other activities? How could you verify this? Create a null and alternate hypothesis for one of these issues. What are the managerial implications of a correlation between these variables?
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 10:03pm

history
What was Napoleon Bonaparte's impact on Europe and on the world? I would say that it contributed to the rise of democracy, even though Napoleon ruled as a dictator.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at 7:37pm

world history
how did colonies show disapproval with imperialism?
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 10:32pm

Physics
In Larry Niven's science-fiction novel Ringworld, a rigid ring of material rotates about a star. The inhabitants of this ring world live on the starlit inner surface of the ring (where it is always noon). The tangential speed of the ring is 1.25x10^6 m/s, its radius is 1....
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 8:54pm

economics
1. Think of any real-world business and assume that this business intends to increase its price. Explain what this business could do to make the demand for its product more inelastic.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:03pm

world history
what was the relationship between Europeans and Africans prior to the Berlin Conference?
Monday, February 10, 2014 at 10:27pm

English art
Please, critique this critique: Very dramatic interactions in a world novel to me, with canine preening for competitive exhibition, following the emotions of the lead characters is exciting. This is no "Dog story", and Lassie wouldn't be noticed in the wings. ...
Sunday, February 9, 2014 at 4:00am

US History
what is the significance of the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II.
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 9:03pm

English- Mrs. Sue
So I have my thesis statement down but now I just need examples about speaking up and why you need to address things in this world today. Can you please help. Thanks soooo much:))
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 8:06pm

English
Why should people speak up and address issues that matter in the world today? Give examples
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 5:28pm

Quick English help
So I'm writing an essay about explaining why people should speak up and address issues that matter in the world today but I don't know what to say in each pargraph. (4 paragraphs) could someone help me?!? Thanks so much!!!
Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 11:49am

world history
During the early 1800s, the United States tried to make peace with other countries in order to grow and develop. Give an example of one of these peace efforts and briefly explain what it hoped to accomplish
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 12:05pm

World Geography
During the late 1700s,the Russian nobility..
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:58am

world geography
What is the secong-largest religon in russa today?
Friday, February 7, 2014 at 11:57am

American History
If at all possible can some one please check my answers? Thank you in advance for you assistance. Which of the following statements about the Southern planter's world is most accurate? My answer: B. Most great planters of the Old South were self-made men. After the War of ...
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 9:55pm

U.S History - pls check my answer
Document D If our ills were of a nature that war would remedy, if war would compensate any of our losses or remove any of our complaints, there might be some alleviation of the suffering in the charm of the prospect. But how will war upon the land protect commerce upon the ...
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 2:03pm

U.S History - Need help to check my answer
Document C “. . . . It said that we are not prepared for war, and ought therefore not to declare it. This is an idle objection, which can have weight with the timid and pusillanimous only. The fact is otherwise. Our preparations are adequate to every essential object. Do ...
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 11:22am

Economics
Consider the role of the US as the world's only super-power and explain the the opportunity cost of having this role.
Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 5:17am

accounting
On December 31, 2013, a company issues bonds with a par value of $600,000. The bonds mature in 10 years, and pay 6% annual interest, payable each June 30 and December 31. The bonds sold at $592,000. The company uses the straight-line method of amortizing bond discounts. The ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:43pm

accounting
On December 31, 2013, a company issues bonds with a par value of $600,000. The bonds mature in 10 years, and pay 6% annual interest, payable each June 30 and December 31. The bonds sold at $592,000. The company uses the straight-line method of amortizing bond discounts. The ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:40pm

History!
1. Which of the following helped to increase the populations of northeastern cities? (1 point) more diversity successful cotton crops growth of factories and trade *** building of the Erie Canal 2. A boundary was set between Canada and the United States as a result of (1 point...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 5:51pm

Social Studies (History)
How did the rifle, machine guns, tanks, poison gas, and planes effect on how the war is fought (World War 1)? Please do each one individually.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 5:12pm

Science~!!!
In order to release the energy stored in fossil fuels, they must be (1 point) Burned*** Refined into gasoline Mined from below the surface of earth Transported to a power plant Coal is a fossil fuel that is relatively inexpensive. This is one reason many people choose to use ...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:43pm

World History
1. Yuan tried to rule China without... A. an army B. understanding the influence of new Western ideas. C. dictating his views D. the use of terror In my book it states C and D...but it also says that Yuan was in charge of the army and did not understand the Western ideas. so I...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 9:39am

World geo help
Which country Is the only one found in the Western Hemisphere for the worlds worst dictator? Which country is the only one found in Europe for the worlds worst dictator? How many countries in Asia have a worst dictator? Which part of Africa has the most worst dictators?
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 6:32pm

world history
I need to find out if Obama mentions any PERMS power in this section of the State of Union 2014 Speech. I'm stuck and it doesn't seem like he mentions any political power, military power, etc. --------------------------------------- As Prepared for Delivery – Mr. ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 6:16pm

Social Studies
Explain the significance of the following for Canada and the World War 2: Dieppe, Ortona, D-Day, and liberation of the Netherlands.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 5:47pm

law
Ron supervises delivery of flowers for a wholesale distributor of fresh flowers, Flowers. Inc. In order to accommodate one of the company’s best customers, Ron offers to immediately rush a delivery of fresh peonies. All of the delivery trucks are currently out on delivery...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 5:31pm

world history
What effects did Japanese migration have on Brazil?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 3:38pm

world histiry
what impact did British convicts have on Australia?
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 4:13pm

reading
why is the book "the stranger" by albert camus considered a classic? is it morality, effective language, truthfulness, universality, timelessness here a bit about this: Meursault learns of his mother's death. At her funeral, he expresses none of the expected ...
Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 3:23pm

LA- need help
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 different but as enjoyable companions. Children learn ideas ...
Friday, January 31, 2014 at 9:57am

lit
After the death of Curly in The Call of the Wild, Buck concludes that no fair play exists in his world and that he will never go down in a fight. The theme illustrated here is apparently derived from London's interpretation of
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 6:48am

world history
what was African society and economy like prior to European imperialism?
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 2:36pm

finance
Coogly Company is attempting to identify its weighted average cost of capital for the coming year and has hired you to answer some questions they have about the process. They have asked you to present this information in a PowerPoint presentation to the company’s ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:27pm

Ms.Sue is this better?
In the article The String Theory, by David Foster Wallace, there were three writing techniques that I noticed Wallace used. First, I think Wallace was informative and explanatory. He explained why there are some professional tennis players who are unknown and obscure to the ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 5:48pm

Analysis proofreading
Hi for my analysis on The String Theory by David Wallace Foster I had to discuss 3 writing techniques the author used and give an example. Can I please get it proofread? After reading the article The String Theory, by David Foster Wallace, there were three writing techniques ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 4:23pm

English
In this section of the final, revise the sentences provided to correct the grammar errors indicated. (In many cases there will be more than one correct alternative to the sentence provided; credit will be given for all correct answers.) Revise the following word groups to ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 3:41pm

Algebra (Word Problem)
Here's the word problem: You have a coupon for $50 off your camera purchase of $100 or more at Camera World. Write a function relating a camera's purchase price after coupon, y, to the retail price, x. Give the domain of this function. Here is what I have so far: y = ...
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 2:29pm

world history
When Peter the Great found out about the Streltsy rebellion and punished/executed people, is this an example of military, social, political, etc power?
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 3:21pm

American History
Jacques Cartier sailed to the New World in 1534 in search of A. the Gulf of St. Lawrence. B. Newfoundland. C. Montreal. D. a northwest passage to China. I choose A but that isn't correct. My next option would be B. Newfoundland
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 1:00pm

history
Regarding multinational corporations in the era of globalization, which of the following statements is false? A. Their activities were sharply restrained by national governments. B. They could invest large sums of money in research and development. C. They could sustain ...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 12:33pm

Global Studies
What is the name of the area on the side of mountains away from the wind that receives little rainfall? a. Dry spell b. No man's land c. Tundra d. Rain shadow **** Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta, as well as parts of the central United States, form the largest of which...
Friday, January 24, 2014 at 12:04pm

Eng
I have to do an assignment on Ecosystems perspective and social work. I'm asked to write how they would apply the in ecosystems working with a community issue. How should I start my essay? I need ideas and issues to write and what exactly is ecosystem perspectives? Thank you!
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 9:46pm

world history
what was the transatlantic world like on the eve of the European age of discovery
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 3:54pm

English
Write this in your own words. what is Pollution? Pollution is the introduction of contaminants into the natural environment that cause adverse change.[1] Pollution can take the form of chemical substances or energy, such as noise, heat or light. Pollutants, the components of ...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 3:00pm

Social Studies
I take AP World history. We are currently studying events like Alien & Sedition acts the election 1800, the Essex Junto, the war of 1812 & the Harford Convention. My question is was Washington correct to warn against political factions?
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 6:17pm

Plz,plz help!
Can you help me write: real-world scenario in which you would write an inequality rather than an equation? Plz, I really need help! :D
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 2:13pm

Social
Crimes are committed because... -mental issues -for protection -financial difficulties -revenge -attention seeking as for this people receive punishments for each of these reasons for committing crimes write down a solution this is what i got for: -mental health issue-make ...
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 11:39am

World History
What was the anaconda Plan
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 7:11pm

Social
Crimes are committed because... -mental issues -for protection -financial difficulties -revenge -attention seeking as for this people receive punishments for each of these reasons for committing crimes write down a solution this is what i got for: -mental health issue-make ...
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 2:33pm

Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
May I ask for you opinion? Have I written according to what was instructed of me? Does it require any improvements? Write an essay explaining in what ways today are fearful than people in past generations. You may use examples from real life, the selection you just read, books...
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 1:34pm

Social
Crimes are committed because... -mental issues -for protection -financial difficulties -revenge -attention seeking as for this people receive punishments for each of these reasons for committing crimes write down a solution this is what i got for: -mental health issue-make ...
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 12:22pm

Essay Evaluation (Writeacher)
May I ask for you opinion? Have I written according to what was instructed of me? Does it require any improvements? Write an essay explaining in what ways today are fearful than people in past generations. You may use examples from real life, the selection you just read, books...
Sunday, January 19, 2014 at 10:19pm

Literature
I am not asking anyone to answer these questions for me, but I would hope that someone could possibly guide me toward the answers to these questions. These questions regard "The Dangerous Game" by Richard Connell, which is available to read upon the internet. 1. (a) ...
Saturday, January 18, 2014 at 8:00pm

English Help
All I know is this sentence has parallelism mistake but I dont know how to fix it! Other people believe that after a nuclear war, the world, with radiation and where there would be disease, wouldn’t be worth living in.
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 9:36pm

Reading
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 ...
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 2:24pm

science
tell what you believe would happen if the earth suddenly stopped spinning and you were in the part of the world that had sunlight 24 hours a day. Include such things as how this would affect your sleep, work, school and crime.
Friday, January 17, 2014 at 7:06am

science
Tell what you believe would happen if the earth suddenly stopped spinning and you were in the part of the world that had 24 a day.Include such things as how this would affect your sleep, work, school and crime?
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:45pm

Language Arts
Okay, here is my outline. Do you have any suggestions? Is it okay? I haven't done many of these before. Eighth grade, btw, if it makes any difference in judging or anything. I: Thesis: Despite the fanciful legends, Blackbeard was truly the fiercest and most known pirate ...
Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 9:23pm

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