Questions Asked on
October 16, 2006

  1. gov't help please

    identitfy two methods that have been used by interest groups to influence the appointment process. explain how much of these methods has been used to influence that process i looked on google and there was information but it didn't give the exact

    asked by Anonymous
  2. grammar

    I don't know how to correct these sentences that are gramatically incorrect (according to Word). 1. Observed the reaction time for each mixture. 2. The primary alcohol reacted the quickest and the tertiary alcohol reacted the slowest. Thanks in advance. I

    asked by Anonymous
  3. chemistry

    Is there a difference between sources of experimental error and sources of error? yes experimental error is when you did something wrong not on purpose though. like stopping the time clock too early or too late but not going back to fix it. sources of

    asked by Anonymous
  4. english-Please

    what does it mean readability formulas? I don't understand the concept can someone explain it to me please. As I understand it, this is how they come up with these readability numbers: ~~By counting the number of paragraphs in a piece of writing. ~~By

    asked by Jasmine07202006
  5. Music

    What musical form preceded the sonata-allegro form, and is the sonata-allegro form still being used today? Sup' Christy, I beleive the form that preceed the sonata-allegro form would be the "minuet and trio" form. Symphonies are where you can find the s-a

    asked by Christy
  6. english

    Can someone tell me if this is a correct answer? Question: What kinds of unwanted reactions might you get from readers of your messages? What steps would you take to ensure that the purpose of your message (whether informative,negative,or persuasive)is

    asked by Jasmine07202006
  7. english

    Can someone correct this and tell me if its a good answer? Question? Discuss how you would approach creating a negative message for a superior(such as a manager at work or instructor)versus creating a message for a collegue, subordinate, or fellow student?

    asked by Jasmine07202006
  8. chem

    What is the name of the compound with the formula N2O5? Dinitrogen pentoxide. or Nitrogen(V) oxide What is BF3 and NaH?

    asked by aa
  9. Math Ratios

    If a TV screen with an aspect ration of 16:9 measures 48cm diagonally, what are the height and width measurments of the screen? The aspect ratio width to diagonal is 16: (sqrt(16^2+ 9^2)) 16:18 so.. 16/18= w/48 and for height 9/18=h/48

    asked by Jessie
  10. Calculus

    Hi, been tearing my hair out over this question. I think I'm on the right track, but just not sure how to finish it. Anyway, here it is: A particle is moving along the ellipse 4x^2 + 16y^2 = 64. At any time 'T' its x- and y-coordinates are given by x =

    asked by Matt
  11. Calculus problem

    Evaulate: integral 3x (sinx/cos^4x) dx I think it's sec3 x , but that from using a piece of software, so you'll have to verify that. Using uppercase 's' for the integral sign we have S 3sin(x)/cos4dx or S cos-4(x)*3sin(x)dx If you let u = cos(x) then du =

    asked by Rain
  12. just curious for your opinion

    Do you think America should be a melting pot? Why or why not? I am not certain the "melting pot" ever existed except in the minds of romantics and light-skinnned historians. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Melting_pot Some things get assimilated, and

    asked by Anonymous
  13. history: modern cities

    Consider modern cities. What problems that existed at the turn of the 20th century have been fixed? Which do you think still exist? It depends on what you mean by modern. Is Calcutta modern? One would hope that water and sewage problems have been fixed,

    asked by Anonymous
  14. social studies

    How can democracies prevent the rise of dictatorships in their country? The best way to avoid a dictatorship is with an alert and informed citizenry. AND these citizens need to VOTE. Democracy is based on the principle that informed citizens will run their

    asked by fathead
  15. Mathematics Ayra

    6. Vangie had 0.75 ream of bond paper. She used 0.25 of it in her project. What part of the ream of paper did she use? Please answer this question. Percent=peice/whole * 100 = .25/.75 * 100 Fraction= piece/whole= .25/.75 = 1/3 Thanks for your information!

    asked by The Cutest Bird in the Whole World - Baby Bird
  16. Roger or bobpursley - please help asap.

    Tony used to jog 0.95 kilometers every morning. one day, it rained, so he jog only 0.75 kilometer. What part of his regular jogging distance did he jog? percentjogging= .75/.95 * 100 percent When asking for help, please do not put particular volunteers in

    asked by Ayra Judelle
  17. environmental science

    pros and cons of at least three alternative methods for maximizing food production

    asked by Todd
  18. science

    can some explain to me how birth, death and migration rates affect the population? I have read but really do not understand it? the factors that can affect these rates i am assuming is urbanization cost of raising and educating children educational and

    asked by larry
  19. ENGLISH

    The home of Jeff Simms is next to the shop of the three sisters.Which one of the following sentences expresses this idea grammatically? 1. Jeff Simm's house is next-door to those lady's shop. 2. Jeff Simms' house is next-door to those ladies shop. 3. Jeff

    asked by Kallie------
  20. Calculus

    Find normals to the curve xy+2x-y=0 that are parallel to the line 2x+y=0 I have the answer: at(-1,-1), y=-2x-3, and at (3,-3), y=-2x+3 How do we get this? Thanks. xy + 2x - y=0 x dy/dx + y + 2 - dy/dx=0 dy/dx (x-1)= -y-2 dy/dx= - (y+2)/(x-1) The normal to

    asked by Jen
  21. To Kill a Mockingbird

    What does Atticus say about mobs? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. In Chapter 15, according to Atticus, incident at the jail was a demonstration of mob psychology. People in a group, he says, will do things that are unworthy of them as

    asked by DeShaun
  22. ICT

    give 3 reasons why speech recognition systems sometimes fail to be 100% effective

    asked by chloe
  23. ICT

    state one item of software that should be supplied with a scanner and state why it is needed

    asked by chloe
  24. ICT

    describe briefly an application for each of the following methods of input 1.MICR 2. key-to-disk 3.video camera 4.touch screen 5.smart card

    asked by chloe
  25. ICT

    state 2 advantages to the customer of banks installing ATM's

    asked by chloe
  26. ICT

    the use of ICT has allowed banks and building societies to keep detailed records of purchases tha people make using credit and debit cards. explain one reason why this is a benefit

    asked by chloe
  27. world geography

    What is a global citizen? I have to write a report on this. It must have examples, compare and contrast etc. What is a global citizen? I remember a very early Sunday School lesson, where Jesus indicated to the disciples the TWO commandments in response to

    asked by elizabeth
  28. physics

    write down in terms of the mass m and the velocity v of the body, expressions for i) momentum ii) the kinetic energy use your answer to (b) to help calculate the mass and the velocity of the ball momentum is mass*velocity Kinetic energy is 1/2

    asked by Kim
  29. Accounting

    I need help on the freight charges of each transaction, I always get confused when I see the FOB’s. Presented here are selected transactions for Norlan Inc during September of the current year. Norlan uses a perpetual inventory system. Sold merchandise

    asked by F
  30. TO BOB

    use your answer to (b) to help calculate the mass and the velocity of the ball that's the part i don't understand am i suppose to use equal the formulas? YEs, equate the formulas to the numbers you were given. If I remember correctly, you were given

    asked by Kim
  31. ENGLISH!!

    After a few __________ hesitation, he agreed that __________ not worth the risk. minute's its' minutes' its minutes' it's minute's it's There is no such word as its', so the first pair is out. it's means "it is" or "it has" its is used when "it"

    asked by Kourtney
  32. HELP WITH ENGLISH

    Jay and Jaylene have four brothers. All four have a poor work ethic. Therefore, Jay and Jaylene _________ pleased with any of their work habits. are'nt brother's aren't brothers' aren't brother's are'nt brothers' There is no such word as are'nt, so numbers

    asked by Kallie
  33. science

    how are monerans and protists the same? how are they different?

    asked by caty
  34. art history

    I have to do a report on prehistoric art and I want to do mine on Venus of Willendorf. We have to find one important event in history during this time but I cannot find any specific historic events. Can anyone help? This is a site on Pagan history:

    asked by cbarnett
  35. Science

    What were Mendeleev's reversals?How did Henry Moseley explain them? Mendeleev thought the periodic table was in order of atomic mass. Mosley determined that atomic number was the correct order. http://www.chemistry.co.nz/henry_moseley.htm

    asked by Raquel
  36. physics

    The following data concerns a tennis ball at a given instant before it is struck by a tennis racket; horizontal momentum of tennis ball= 2.4Ns kinetic energy of ball= 45J a) why is correct to give the direction of the momentum but not the kinetic energy b)

    asked by Kim
  37. English -historical fiction

    Is the book "The tale of two cites" By Charles Dickens considered histrorical fiction, if not what are some excellent historical fiction reading suggestions that have a good story and their time period that is able to reasearch with great information? A

    asked by the shadow
  38. Geometry

    Help with Geometry please! Do you have any specific questions?

    asked by Margie
  39. [Data Management] - Probability

    I need help with a probability quesition that has been presented in my grade 12 class. I'm really not sure how to go about solving it. "What is the probability of being dealth exactly 3 of a kind in your 5-card poker hand?" Thanks for any help. the

    asked by James
  40. Geometry

    How do you find the angle of FAC when: D is in the interior of

    asked by Sophie
  41. science

    what is the normal body temperature in celsius? Convert 98.6F to C. I think it is about 37.0 degrees C.

    asked by jose
  42. Substitution Method

    Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. x + y = -4 x - y = 2 x + y = -4 x - y = 2 In the second equation, x= y+2 Putting that in the first.. (y+2) + y= -4 subtract two from each side, then divide each side by two to get y. Then, put

    asked by Margie
  43. GOVERNMENT

    Are delegated powers the powers that can only be exercised by the National Government? Then, what about expressed powers, implied powers and inherent powers. Do they all fall under the category of expressed powers?

    asked by Suzanne
  44. sports-

    i really need help for an assignment. it askes to name the contraction phases, joints and muscles involved in the following exercises: biceps curl, seated row, press up, squat and calf raise. iv been searching everywehere. ne extra help would be great

    asked by liddy
  45. chemistry

    Combustion analysis of 1.00g of the male sex hormone, testosterone, yields 2.90 g of CO2 and .875 g H2O. What are the mass percents of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in testosterone? How do I solve this? How many grams of C is in 2.90g of CO2? That is the

    asked by Chris
  46. GOVERNMENT

    Are delegated powers the powers that can only be exercised by the National Government? Then, what about expressed powers, implied powers and inherent powers. Do they all fall under the category of expressed powers?

    asked by Suzanne
  47. social studies

    do you think the U.S had legitimate reason to go to war with Mexico , explain your answer. If you explain YOUR answer, we'll be glad to help you with it.

    asked by jose
  48. Science help plz

    1. In an experiment, you remove the nucleus from an amoeba. Predict what will happen to the amoeba and explain why. plz help What does the nucleus do? Those functions would be absent. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key

    asked by Karla
  49. History

    My question is Egyptian portrait masks were often made of this material? Egyptian portrait or funeral masks were made of wood, plaster, cartonnage, or even precious metals such as gold. This site has more information.

    asked by Rilee
  50. lab

    Why is it important to eliminate air bubbles from the slide? They will act as small extra lenses and make it difficult to focus all objects with the microscope, at a given distance.

    asked by kirshoni
  51. Biology helppppppp

    1. Why was communication through books, letters, and lectures such an important factor in the development of the cell theory? What do you think would happen if scientists today were unable to communicate with each other? In science, we build on the works

    asked by Maya
  52. To DrBob222

    I really thank you for helping me with my problems, and not directly giving me the answer but assisting me so I can fully get it, I think your the best helper on here and I really appreciate your help!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Dr Bob is truly super. you've

    asked by Googly Eyez
  53. Chemistry

    My question is what is the molar mass of 1.00 mol of Li? Can you explain in detail and I have another question: What is the molar mass od 1.00 mol of Ag but if you help me with the first question, then can you just tell me to the other by myself so I can

    asked by Cupcake
  54. Calculus

    could anybody please explain how sec x tan x - ¡ì sec x tan^2(x) dx = sec x tan x + ¡ì sec x dx - ¡ì sec^3(x) dx What I don't understand about your question is what is ¡ì ? i just want to know if those two equations are equal, if yes, how did one

    asked by Rain
  55. pre algebra

    what is 3y+2(-7+x) First, we need to distribute. 2 times -7 is -14, and 2 times x is 2x, leaving us with: 3y+(-14)+x 3y-14+x 9(4m+1) 9(4m+1) 9(4m+1) 12.x= x=1

    asked by rachel
  56. Phyisics

    A spy satellite is in circular orbit around Earth. It makes one revolution in 6.02 hours. How high above Earth's surface is the satellite Use keplers law, comparing the moon period and distance from Earth to the Satellite. There are other ways of doing

    asked by Liz
  57. Honors Chemistry

    When a solution is red, does it absorb or transmit red light? If it absorbed red would you see it? You see what is transmitted.

    asked by Anonymous
  58. physics

    At what altitude above the Earth's surface would your weight be three-fifths of what it is at the Earth's surface? Assume re = 6.371 10^3 km. If weight decreases as the inverse square of distance, then 3/5= (re/r)^2 where r is the distance from the center

    asked by Liz
  59. Honors Chemistry

    At what wavelengths do Cr(III) ions absorb the maximum amounts of light? Look at your color wheel. What color is Cr(III)? It will absorb the complement of its color. You may have a graph of absorbance vs wavelength for Cr(III). If so, the maximum

    asked by Anonymous
  60. calculus

    the second number is the reciprocal of the fist and the sm is a minimum. this is my my work and i got stuck x=first number y=second number so y=1/x then what. i know the answer is 1 and 1. also can you explain why the answer is 1 and 1 and not just one. it

    asked by Anonymous
  61. english

    I have to write a five paragraph essay comparing the US constitution and the Haudenosaunee Great Law of Peace(the iroqouis constitution) does anyone know where I can find a copy of the iroqouis constitution or know of any similarities of the two

    asked by cbarnett
  62. Culinary

    What are 2 recipes for the radiation method? What are 2 recipes for the convection method? What are 2 recipes for the conduction method? What are 2 recipes for the microwave? What are 2 recipes for the radiation method? grilled chicken toast What are 2

    asked by Anonymous
  63. physics-angular speed

    If the coefficient of friction is 0.41 and the cylinder has a radius of 2.5 m, what is the minimum angular speed of the cylinder so that the people don't fall out? (Normally the operator runs it considerably faster as a safety measure.) I am not seeing the

    asked by Anonymous
  64. Solubility of a Salt - Chemistry

    a) How many grams of KNO_3 should be added to 100 mL of water at 25°C to make a saturated solution? b) The solubility of KNO_3 increases as temperature increases. When KNO_3 dissolves, is the process endothermic or exothermic? c) When CaCl_2 dissolves,

    asked by J.M.
  65. History-Genocide

    when is the actual year that "the risk assessment of genocide and politicide" adoptted? (Broken Link Removed) 1998 the US government officially started to use the model.

    asked by Katrina
  66. science

    what do you use sulfur for or what is it made by. Sulfur is a basic chemical, used in production of rubber, plastics, acids, and medicines. I sometimes use sulfur (burning) to fumigate my wine casts.

    asked by Becca
  67. English

    One of this _______ duties is to keep a record of all ___________ wages. 1. agency's employee's 2. angency's employees' 3. agencies' employees 4. agency's employees agency's employees'

    asked by Kourtney
  68. help now

    name celebrities who have over come a challenge Reuben Studdard-- weight loss Sharon Stone-- brain tumor Mary-Kate Olsen-- anorexia Mrs. Osbourne-- cancer(?) ... thanks but i need more important challenges or goals that were reached Hmmm. What is more

    asked by Jenny
  69. PHYSICS HELP

    A 525-N trunk is placed on an inclined plane that forms an angle of 30.0 degrees with the horizontal. What are the components of the weight parallel to the plane and normal to the plane? Memorize this: weight normal = mg cosTheta weight parallel= mg Sin

    asked by Suzanne
  70. PHYSICS HELP

    A box rests on a plank that is inclined to the horizontal. As the angle between the plank and the horizontal increases, does the component of the weight of the box parallel to the plank increase, decrease, or remain the same? Explain your answer. see the

    asked by Suzanne
  71. geo

    what four countries possess islands in the caribbean sea http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/index.html =) h Name four countries that possess island in the Caribbean Sea Well it is Canada Islabn-jjjugdhjb;bvfjhbfjbjcvbghfj hgjh duighbjfg jfg jghjfgjfh;ahg

    asked by jessy
  72. geo

    is saudi arabia in asia or africa You need to get some good maps and/or learn how to conduct effective searches (such as via http://www.google.com) -- http://www.yourchildlearns.com/geography.htm http://www.lib.utexas.edu/maps/index.html =)

    asked by jessy
  73. PHYSICS HELP

    A team of dogs is pulling a sled that has a load of 2500 kg at a constant speed of 5.0 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sled and the snow is 0.10. What is the horizontal force the dogs are exerting on the loaded sled? The horizontal

    asked by Suzanne
  74. geo

    which africian countries does the tropic of cancer pass through http://www.google.com/search?q=tropic+cancer+africa&start=0&ie=utf-8&oe=utf-8&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official =)

    asked by jessy
  75. Algebra 1

    Can you help with solving equations with variables on both sides? can you post the problems, there are lots of people who can help you.

    asked by Kaitlyn
  76. geo

    two capes located at africas southern tip Cape Agulhas and the Cape of Storms, which was renamed the Cape of Good Hope. Good luck

    asked by jessy
  77. help me please!

    help! name some black women who have overcome great challenges http://womenshistory.about.com/od/africanamerican/ w+4.5=8 rosa parks. black lady who refused to get out of a seat on a bus

    asked by Jenny
  78. Neon

    I need to find out the cost of the inert gas, Neon and it's Normal Phase to finish off a project. I have searched and searched but can't come up with the info needed. Neon is a rare gas, obtained by liquifing air. Its cost for very pure form is about

    asked by Holly
  79. The scarlet letter

    Why is there no description of what Chilingworth sees on Dimmesdale's chest Perhaps the author wants to describe it with other means, and save it to the end. Here is what the author described as the Chilingworth looked upon Dimmesdale's chest.

    asked by Derrick Hudson
  80. chemistry

    how do you determine if the atom is a neutral atom or an ion and if the atom is an isotope or not? It is neutral if the number of protons in the nucleus = the number of electrons in the outside shells. More or fewer electrons means it is an ion. An isotope

    asked by h
  81. pigskin geography

    Who won the Minnasota-Wisconsin game last Saturday to take possession of Paul Bunyan's ax for another year? http://sports.yahoo.com/ncaaf/preview?gid=200610140036 =) http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory?id=2567479 Thank you but the worksheet is NFL and I

    asked by Lanna
  82. deperate in need of help

    please i need to know opinions about the track star wilma rudolph I can give you a short opinion. Frankly, I had not heard of Wilma Rudolph but I went to google.com and read several pages of her biography. I see she was a gifted athlete and overcame many

    asked by Jenny
  83. Rational Expression

    (x+1/2x-1 - x-1/2x+1) * (2x-1/x - 2x-1/x^2) (x+1/2x-1 - x-1/2x+1)*(2x-1/x - 2x-1/x^2) The first parenthesis reduces to zero. Check that. I have the answers in the back of my book (just not how to get there) the book shows the answer as 6(x-1)/x(2x+1). When

    asked by Mandi
  84. math

    by how many order of magnitute is the speed of light greater than the average speed of grey sound? Rose Diamond when he set the hight gate track 710 m record of for this 47.43 sec in April 2003 710m/47.43s = close to 15 m/s. The speed of light is 3 x 10^8

    asked by math
  85. english

    Not simple but ------- There are many words that can fit here, some of which come to mind are straightforward, explainable, achievable, and many others. What are you looking for?

    asked by priya
  86. english

    Not the whites of the eggs, but the ----- The yellow part of the egg, which develops into the chick, is called the yolk. I hope this helps. Thanks for asking.

    asked by priya
  87. PHYSICS Please Help

    A box rests on a plank that is inclined to the horizontal. As the angle between the plank and the horizontal increases, does the component of the weight of the box parallel to the plank increase, decrease, or remain the same? Explain not sure The component

    asked by Suzanne