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World History
What factors spurred the technological development during Western Europe in 1500-1750? Are there particular conditions that favor technological innovation?
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:09am

Writing
I'm writing a story from the point of view of an assassin. I'm comfortable with writing the parts about killing and all of that other stuff, but I have no idea how to go about this assassin's main job: tracking. How can he track down a person (in a world where ...
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:52pm

sociology
Which economist, using exponential growth, predicted that the world population would pass the capacity the planet could support? A. Jean-Baptiste Say B. Roy Forbes Harrod C. Sir John Richard Hicks D. Thomas Robert Malthus ughhh i cant remember who this is :( thank you for ...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 7:38pm

There you go
The Merriam-Websters defines suspense as "a feeling or state of nervousness or excitement caused by wondering what will happen." In "The Most Dangerous Game," by Richard Connell, the author's use of choice of setting details, choice of foreshadowing, ...
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 2:07pm

World History
26. The Italian fascists had a slogan: "Women into the Home." How did this support their political ideas? Any help would be greatly appreciated, I can't find the answer in my book. Please and thank you!
Monday, December 30, 2013 at 7:48pm

WORLD GEOGRAPHY
In modern India, the "Garden City" of---- is know as India's "Silicon Valley"
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 9:21pm

science
What are the measurable causes of weather and how does it impact our world?
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 5:13pm

Please help quickly! Social Studies
Please check my answers What was the constitutional issue decided in McCulloch v. Maryland? (Points : 1) Whether the federal government could raise revenue for internal improvements The extent to which states and the federal government shared jurisdiction over commerce <-- ...
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 9:08pm

Government
What issues do liberals and conservatives support and what constituency do they serve?
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 2:55pm

History!
Can someone please help me? Thanks! I'm really behind and i need to get caught up and i just really need some help! Thanks!! :) 1. As a result of the French and Indian War, _____ claimed all land west of the Mississippi River, and _____ gained control of all land east of ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 10:42am

US GOV
True or false 1)few issues capture the attention of all Americans. 2)Most issues are of little interest to the majority. 1)FALSE 2)FALSE
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 7:47pm

English
In a typical Hawthorne world of moonbeams and shadows, the greatest pain for the Kinsman is not the tar and feathers, an extremely painful procedure, but making eye contact with the nephew to whom he had portrayed himself as a big shot. Most Americans have been taught to cheer...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:32am

History exam essay
My history question is: How did issues regarding African American quality shaped the US from 1850s to the 1920s? I have my outline done but its just that I don't know how to connect it all together.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:35pm

world geography
In Iceland and the British Isles, the ocean creates a __________________ . a. mild temperatures c. hot and humid temperatures b. cold and wet temperatures d. hot and dry temperatures
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:37pm

General- In need of advice
I am in need of blatant advice. I believe certain things. When I have to answer an open or multiple choice question for school that the answer they want me to put directly defies my beliefs and goes against my principles should I answer honestly what I believe or tell them ...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 3:12am

SS
Which of the following caused a severe economic crisis in Japan during the 1990s? Taxes were raised too high. Bad bank practices caused a recession.** Too many workers went on strike. Trade embargos increased. Which of the following is a cultural exchange that the people of ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:37pm

World Geography
a What are the major groups that blended to form the culture of this region? b What are some major sources of income in the economies of Central America and the Caribbean? c What forms of music have evolved in the region?
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 8:24pm

world civilizations II
nationalist movements: a. all began as traditionalist, religiously based movements b. were called "tongs" in China c. were usually led by people with extensive knowledge of Western ideas and values d. did not begin in Southeast Asia until the 1930's
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 5:22pm

Business English
I need help writing this: You’ve applied for a specific job in your field of study. The Human Resources Department arranges an interview and tells you to bring with you a polished piece of writing for them to evaluate your writing skills. The paragraph must describe one ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 2:42pm

Social studies
1. Into which political unit is the world primarily organized A. International Organizations B. Limited Governments C. Regional Organizations D. Nation-States 3. One main purpose of government is to A. maintain order and security for citizens. B. hold meetings for citizens to ...
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 11:00am

world history
Most sages of the Axial Age took which of the following views of human nature? A. It's essentially bad. B. It's neither good nor bad. C. It's pre-determined. D. It's essentially good.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 8:57am

math - trig
The tallest television transmitting tower in the world is in North Dakota, and it is 2059 feet tall. If you are on level ground exactly 5280 feet (one mile) from the base of the tower, what is your angle of elevation looking up at the top of the tower?
Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:00am

Math
Gill is trying to set a world record at is school. Every day for 100 days, he walks 7.5 miles. How many miles does Gill walk in all?
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 8:24pm

World History
1)Which cities were the leaders of the two Christian religions? 2)What body of water touched Latin,Eastern Orthodox and pagan lands? 3)In what place would you anticipate a major effort by Latin Church to expand its influence?Why?(according to the map of Christianity in Europe ...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 12:24pm

English
I'm doing a presentation on these vintage advertisement. (.)vh1(.)com(/)celebrity(/)bwe(/)images(​/)2010(/)08(/)Skype-Retro-Ad(.)jpg This advertisement was produced by a Brazilian advertising agency for Maximidia Seminar (a seminar on communication) on 2010. I need ...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 10:13am

religion
We understand that the more we adhere to Islam the more it would bring us happiness in this life and the hereafter. However there is a hadith whereby Abu Saeed Al-Khudri visited the Prophet (Pbuh) when he was unwell. He put his hand on a piece of velvet cloth with which the ...
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 6:56am

History
How did issues regarding African Americans equality shaped US 1850-1920?
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 8:07pm

world history
Why did Joseph II grant religious tolerance? What was the purpose?
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 3:47pm

world geography
In the context of European colonization, Portugal controlled Mozambique and
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 3:25pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Identify ways that you can tell if a relationship is healthy. Discuss what you can do if the relationship isn't healthy. A: You can tell if a relationship is healthy by asking yourself a series of questions, such as whether this friendship brings out the best in you or ...
Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 9:08pm

world history - NEED SERIOUS HELP
hey somebody please help me!! were told to make a front page newspaper on the following : italian renaissance renaissance society creativity in the renaissance protestant reformation spread of protestantism where can i get articles about this ?
Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 2:09pm

World History
in the 1500s, Europeans began exploring large areas of North America. what were some of the causes for their exploration?
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 7:27pm

World History
How do the beliefs of being a Christian and being a Crusader contradict each other? How are the ideas of the Crusades used today for both Christians and Muslims?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 9:18pm

World history
I don't know what the question is asking it confuses me What conditions fostered the rise of absolute monarchs in Europe?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:41pm

density
Suppose two worlds, each having mass M and radius R, coalesce into a single world. Due to gravitational contraction, the combined world has a radius of only 3/4R. What is the average density of the combined world as a multiple of p0, the average density of the original two ...
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:32pm

World history
What is the significance of England's defeat of the spanish Armada?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:16pm

World history
In what ways did Louis XIV cause suffering to the french people?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 7:59pm

World history
Why did Maria Theresa and Fredrick the Great fight two wars against each other?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 7:58pm

World history
What benefits might absolute monarchs hope to gain by increasing their countries' territory?
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 7:55pm

Social Studies question
World demand for oil is expected to increase 35% over the next 10 decades. In the US and Canada, total use of oil has actually declined over the past 20 years. Offer some possible explanations for these two opposite trends.
Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 4:54pm

history
1. “An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law.” These words...
Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 4:15pm

finance
Wharton charges DEI spreads of 9 percent on new common stock issues, 7 percent on new preferred stock issues, and 5 percent on new debt issues. I need help... I'm not sure which numbers would go to Equity, debt or preferred. I need to find out for E/V, D/V and P/V...
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 8:27pm

world history
How did Enlightenment ideas challenge the authority of kings and emperors?
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 7:33pm

World History
Which remained strongly organized and grew more powerful as the Western Roman Empire collapsed? the military command the Christian Church the Orthodox Church the trade networks
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 3:08pm

AP World History
Compare the position of upper-class women in classical Indian, Chinese, Greek, and Roman societies with regard to their ability to hold property, opportunity to pursue careers outside the home, rights in marriage and divorce, and level of education? hey! this is for an essay, ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 6:45pm

Economics HELP!!
Design an organization to solve the world banking/world bank regulation/would money supply problem
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 11:19am

Finance
Suppose you have been hired as a financial consultant to Defense Electronics, Inc. (DEI), a large, publicly traded firm that is the market share leader in radar detection systems (RDSs). The company is looking at setting up a manufacturing plant overseas to produce a new line ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 12:35am

Science, Physics, math, calculus
Pool players often pride themselves on their ability to impart a large speed on a pool ball. In the sport of billiards, event organizers often remove one of the rails on a pool table to allow players to measure the speed of their break shots (the opening shot of a game in ...
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 11:29pm

english essay
can someone critique my essay, please? :) here's my instructions: Prompt 1: Considering what you have learned about Hemingway, his journalistic style, and how his experiences influence his writing, write a prediction for The Old Man and the Sea. Who is the old man? What ...
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 8:51pm

Social Studies
European possessions in the New World as of 1800. British, Spanish, French, Portuguese, Dutch. Can someone find me a map
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 3:49pm

world history
how did the fighting at lexington and concord affect the relationship between the colonies and great britain?
Sunday, November 24, 2013 at 12:59pm

Challenge
Suppose you have been hired as a financial consultant to Defense Electronics, Inc. (DEI), a large, publicly traded firm that is the market share leader in radar detection systems (RDSs). The company is looking at setting up a manufacturing plant overseas to produce a new line...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11:51pm

world history
Which of the following is true of the Antarctic Treaty System? A. It bans commercial mining in Antarctica. B. It's actually the Society for the Geographic Exploration of Antarctica. C. It was established specifically to enforce ecological regulations. D. It provides the de...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 11:39pm

literature
I have one more confusing question regarding this. And Thank you Ms.Sue for answering the last question! Franklin's humor in Witch Trial at Mt. Holly depends upon the belief that... a)the belief that religion takes precedence over science b)the belief that the physical ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 9:15pm

literature (bejamin Franklin)
I have one more confusing question regarding this. And Thank you Ms.Sue for answering the last question! Franklin's humor in Witch Trial at Mt. Holly depends upon the belief that... a)the belief that religion takes precedence over science b)the belief that the physical ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 6:20pm

World History
For my research project, I need to choose an absolute monarch. I want to do one on  a monarch/emperor/king from Vietnam because I have Vietnamese origins and am interested in learning more about its history. Is there any well known Vietnamese absolute monarchs? Thank you
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 2:10pm

Comm 215
Do these look correct? Part I: True or False 1. The following word group is a FRAGMENT: That movie, one of my favorites. _X_True __False 2. The following word group is a FRAGMENT: The local baseball team, needing a good pitcher most of all. _X_True __False 3. The following ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 9:44am

world history
who made Gao a leading center of learning?
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 6:53pm

World History
In chronological order, list the territories and countries Japan took control of in its program of expansion. Please and thank you on any help!
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 4:10pm

office management
a meeting agenda is a tool that a.tells employees about discipline issues b.lists minutes from the previous meetings c.helps attendees stay on topic during the meeting d.guarantees the meeting will begin on time my answer is c
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 1:54pm

socialstudies(check answers please)
what was the purpose of the gettysburg address? A.to end the revolutionary war and gain independence.(I PICKED THIS) B.to launch the war for independence and american democracy. C.to honor fallin soldiers in the civil war and cement notion of equailty for all people. D.To ...
Monday, November 18, 2013 at 10:03am

physics
A man seeking to set a world record wants to tow a 104,000-kg airplane along a runway by pulling horizontally on a cable attached to the airplane. The mass of the man is 93 kg, and the coefficient of static friction between his shoes and the runway is 0.78. What is the ...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 5:59pm

English
Then in 1996, Nokia introduced the a PDA with full mobile phone functionality, the 9000 Communicator, which became the world's best-selling PDA. (Is 'the a PDA' correct?)
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 9:16pm

interenet basics
in the language of the world wide web this page cannot be displayed means a.your computer s software is damaged b.the browswe cant find the web site you are seeking c.the e-mail youre trying to open has been lost d.the isp you've chosen is going to go out of business my ...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7:09pm

Algebra 1 ( Inequalities and their Graphs)
Come up with 2 real world examples of situations that use function rules. Think about your daily life, your home, or the community you live in for ideas. . Can i get an example because i dont know how to do this..
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 1:53pm

English
How do I find a research question in an article titled Ethical issues in public health: A qualitative study of public health practice
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 4:04pm

Math Statistics
An amusement park, Dino World, considering adding some new attractions, conducted a study over several typical days and found that, of 10,000 families entering the park, 1020 brought just one child (defined as younger than age 12), 3370 brought two children, 3510 brought three...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:07am

Algebra I
Describe a real world relationship between the area of a rectangle and its width, as the width varies and the length at the same time. Sketch a graph to show the relationship. So far, I have that even when the width increases, the width times the length always equals the area...
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 12:07am

US History
What is Thomas Jefferson trying to say in this excerpt from the Declaration of Independence ? :The Right of the People to Control Their Government . . . We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:14pm

US History
What does this excerpt from Common Sense by William Paine mean: But there is another and greater distinction for which no truly natural or religious reason can be assigned, and that is, the distinction of men into KINGS and SUBJECTS. Male and female are the distinctions of ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:05pm

math
1. The world population in 1992 is 5.42 billion. If its population doubled every a. 41 years, what would its population be in 41 years? b. 41 years, what would its population be in 82 years? c. 82 years, what would its population be in 164 years?
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:38pm

History
1. In 1916, Woodrow Wilson ordered General John J. Pershing to lead U.S. troops into Mexico to capture A. Francisco Madero. B. Victoriana Huerta. (C. Pancho Villa.) D. Porfirio Diaz. 2. The last of Wilson's Fourteen Points called for (A. the creation of a League of Nations...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 1:12pm

english-project
Hi!I am doing project, its about making the world a better place for humans. I have to join organizations online and subscribe t email lists to get action updates-issues like anti-war/peace, social justice and environments, animals, food water and democracy. Please tell me ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 10:08am

math
The world population in 1992 is 5.42 billion. If its population doubled every 41 years, what would its population be in 41 years? 41 years, what would its population be in 82 years? 82 years, what would its population be in 164 years?
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:37pm

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Explain the relationship between the following key terms. a. physical dependence and withdrawal b. drug and medicine c. drug tolerance and addiction d. over-the-counter medicine and prescription e. active ingredient and drug interaction f. alcohol abuse and alcoholism g. ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:43pm

science
how would the length of a day be affected if all the world's inhabitants continuously walked in an easterly direction? when they stopped walking?
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 4:07am

Health
3. All drugs are not medicines because not all drugs are used to cure, prevent, of treat illness or discomfort. In fact, some drugs possess mind-altering effects that have no medical purpose such as drugs of abuse, which alters the manner in which the brain functions in means ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:36am

HCS/335
How might you apply ethical philosophies and principles that summarize what you perceive to be the top five ethical issues challenging health care delivery today?
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 8:18pm

Language arts
In "Eldorado" by Edgar Allan Poe how does our world and community relate to the knights world & community? Please help!! >.<
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 12:32pm

English!
This is what i got so far but i need help with an opening paragraph and conclusion Mark twain used huck as narrator to see the innocent view of these difficult adult themes. in the eyes of a child, the morality of the situations he finds are much more concerning than most ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:08pm

AP World History
is Imperial Rome the same thing as Ancient Rome?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 7:16pm

English II
from "EXTRICATING YOUNG GUSSIE" by P.G. Wodehouse She sprang it on me before breakfast. There in seven words you have a complete character sketch of my Aunt Agatha. I could go on indefinitely about brutality and lack of consideration. I merely say that she routed me ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:27pm

World History
What impact did Emperor Constantine's establishment of the “New Rome” (Constantinople) have on the Roman Empire? A.The expense of building the new city impoverished the later Empire. B. The pope moved his headquarters from “Old Rome” to “New Rome...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:23am

world history
what are city states?
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 3:21am

world history
list three environmental challenges facing the acient people of mesopotamia.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 3:17am

Health (Ms. Sue)
1. Describe how drugs can change the way the brain works. A: Some drugs can change the way neurons within the brain communicate with each other. These drugs act like neurotransmitters, block neurotransmitters, or change the amount of a neurotransmitter in synapses. Therefore, ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 5:27pm

math
Real world problem were you multiply 120and75
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:05pm

The last time...Language arts
What figurative language does use in Annabel Lee? My Answer--> With a love that the winged seraphs of heaven coveted her and me” (lines 8 and 9). The angels do not see any restoration of the love even in heaven; they doubt that he will reunite in heaven with his love, ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:01pm

Earth Science
do you think that the earthquake that affected japan should have a impact on the nuclear issues for the united states ? DONT UNDERSTAND THIS QUESTION AT ALL !
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:40pm

social studies
our tourism industry should provide world class service? give three reasons why workers in the tourism industry should adopt this role
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 3:59pm

social studies
our tourism industry should provide world class service? give three reasons why works in the tourism industry should adopt this role
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:55pm

literature
In "How the World Began" what we now consider the North American continent, Native Americans saw as Answer a-turtle's back b-a pancake c-a great American desert d-the Land of Oz In "How the World Began," Iagetci's fall from the upper world is ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:05pm

Social studies
what was jacques cartier in search of when he sailed to the new world in 1534?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 7:39am

Statistics
Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey (randomly generated phone numbers were used) of ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:57pm

gender
What were some issues that existed with women during the 2008 election? Such as relating to their role for being a women
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:52pm

Statistics
Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:44pm

science
more reference citations Write the correct references citations in the body of the text for the following ...as in the present experiment, (Adams, Jim, and Mills, Jack. 2007, World Publishers).
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 7:10pm

Statistics
Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:37pm

World History
The correct chronological flow of Buddhism would be A) Japan to Korea to China B) India to Southeast Asia to China to Japan C) India to China to Korea D) Southeast Asia to China to India I think the correct answer is C, but I'm not sure.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:01pm

Statistics
Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adult women by IBR Polls found that 65.9...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 4:16pm

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