# Questions Asked onJune 14, 2007

1. ## Math

Can somone help me with this word problem....thanks The cut-right company sells sets of kitchen knives. The basic set consists of 2 utility knives, 1 chef's knife. The Regular set consists of 2 utility knives, 1 chef's knife, and 1 slices.The deluxe set

2. ## Geometry

Can some one please check these for me.Thanks Angle DEF is similar to Angle HJK and the scale factor of angle DEF to anle HJK IS 5/2. If EF =15 FIND JK Here is what I came up with Am I correct 5/2 = EF/JK 5/2 =15/JK 5(JK)=30 JK=30/5 JK=6 Given: ABCD is a

3. ## english

what should be capitalized? The ceiling of the sistine chapel in rome contains a painting 133 foot long and 45 feet wide. The names of specific buildings and cities are some of the items that are considered proper nouns and whose first letters need

4. ## s.s

Please help who wrote the declaration of independence? Was it James Madison or Thomas Jefferson http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_Declaration_of_Independence =) James Madison (a federalist) is considered the chief architect of the Constitution.

5. ## geology

Natural causes? Erosion, from wind and water. http://geography.about.com/od/physicalgeography/a/erosion.htm I cannot seem to find any specific natural causes of sand deposition. I have read all of my chapters and google searched "sand deposition" and can't

6. ## History

How did human history in North America during the period described in the prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450 How was North American history

7. ## Purchasing Power of Income/ Economy

We use the _________ to determine the purchasing power of income. A. Interest rate. B. Real GDP. C. CPI. D. GDP. E. None of the above. Check this site for your answer. http://www.bls.gov/cpi/

8. ## critical thinking

how can a person distinguish between the prejudicial and nonprejudicial use of rhetorical devices? Please check these previous answers to this question. http://www.jiskha.com/search/search.cgi?query=rhetorical+device How can a person distinguish between

9. ## Macroeconomics

Should Fed be independent or a government agency subordinate to Congress and the President? Please note that we don't do students' homework for them. Our tutors try to give you the information to help you complete your assignment on your own. If there's

10. ## Physics

You are flying to the Moon. Find the point at which the gravitational attractions of Earth and Moon on you will be equal and opposite. Given: radius of the moon: 1.74*10^6 m radius of the earth: 6.38*10^6 m orbital radius of the moon: 3.8*10^8 m Not enough

11. ## Physics

Ernest Rutherford fired alpha particles (helium nuclei) at a sheet of gold foil rolled as thin as he could get it. Some of these particles passed straight through the foil, some bounced off at various angles, and some rebounded directly backwards. From

12. ## Geometry

I HAVE A QUESTION. When I post a question and there is now response to it does it means that my answer to my questions are correct? I post two questions yeaterday and received no response .Today I post the same two questions and still got no response. They

13. ## us history

i need help finding a topic of conflict so i can explain how historical and economic factors helped cause the conflict during world war two You could investigate the conflict of lands formerly held by Germany, but taken away after WW I. You could also

I'm trying to find a website that has a reader's theater script dealing with music. Rock music would be great, but music in general is at least a starting point. I've tried searching, but I can't find anything music-related. Help? Thank you for using the

15. ## Macroeconomics

1. What backs the U.S. dollar? Include the disticntion between commodity money and flat money in your answer.

16. ## com 120

search "peer review"in the search box above. i need some comments to share about peer reviews Peer reviews are helpful to the writer. They give the write honest feedback from a real audience before they are being graded. It is always helpful to have

17. ## Physics

A 24.5N brick slides from rest down an 11.2m, 53.0 degree ramp with a meu=0.45. At the bottom, it strikes a stationary 36.8N brick, and then the two slide on together. How far will the two slide on a level surface with a coefficient of friction of 0.080?

18. ## Accounting

Morley Company issued a \$7 million face amount of 10% 10-year bonds on June 1, 2004. The bonds pay interest on an annual basis on May 31, each year. 1.

19. ## Government/Economics

The bank of the UNited States is: A. U.S. Bank B. First National Bank C. Bank of America D. Seafirst E. None of the Above If anything, the bank of the U.S. would be the Federal Reserve. I would go with E There were in actuality two different Banks of the

20. ## Precalc

I have a couple questions, I need to know how to solve these type of problems. X^2 -4< X + 16 5/n+2 - 5/n = 2/3n 2X^3-x^2-6X + 1/ X^2 + 5x - 8 1) rearragne the terms to get x^2-x-20

21. ## math

this problem is given me very much difficulty because of the set up and what to do. can someone assit me if you have a few minutes. thanks. Income. A baker has 250 units of flour, 90 of sugar, and 150 of raisins. A loaf of raisin bread requires 1 unit of

22. ## univesity of phoenix

measurments sociologists use to calulate prejudice measurments socoligist use to caluclate prejudice http://www.jiskha.com/search/search.cgi?query=sociologists Here are many links so you can read the previous answers to this very same question. =)

23. ## MATH

7892 x a2 equals 3.14 2 Are you supposed to figure out what "a" is? Is a2 supposed to be a squared (a^2)? If so, then a = sqrt (pi/7892)= 0.020

24. ## english

what is beat poerty? and where does it originate from? i cannot find any in the internet. thanks http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beat_Generation (Broken Link Removed) Beat poetry began with the Beat Generation. Check these sites for more information about it.

25. ## Accounting

The balance sheet caption for common stock is:

26. ## Math

What the heck is recursive? recursive: repeats Going up a stairwell is a recursion each step. knitting is a recursive process.

27. ## Macroeconomics

Distinguish between M1 and M2. What are near monies? Near manoies are deposits with a maturity of up to two years and deposits redeemable at a period of notice of up to three months.

28. ## english on mythology

do u know any movies or characters that can relate to greek gods and goddesses You can check this site. http://www.windweaver.com/as/mythmovies.htm

29. ## social studies

what are the type of rocks used to build the agra fort , gate way of india,lotus temple , qutub minar , india gate and jama masjid Read each one carefully: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agra_Fort http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gateway_of_India

30. ## Economics

Now lets consider a different type of government bond, a ten-year inflation indexed bond. Payments on this bond are adjusted for inflation based on the CPI. If inflation rises by five percent, interest payments on this bond will rise by five percent.

31. ## health

I've read through my book and am having trouble understanding the chapter when they talk about the following topics can someone explain it to me thanks How do lipids move through the body so they can be digested and absorbed? How are lipids stored in the

32. ## physics

sorry mr bob purlsey again to annoy you. so i did all my calculations and read about hooke's law yesterday and presented to my teacher. however i was not allowed to used hooke's law because we haven't learned it yet and i did not know how to connect

33. ## history

Okay, let me get this straight. In the American Civi War, the North was called the Union, the Yankees, or the Rebels, and the South was called the Confederate or the federals? Not quite. North = Union, Yankees, federals South = Confederates, rebels I

34. ## A.P. U.S. History

Who is Alfred Crosby? http://www.google.com/search?q=alfred+crosby&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA It seems there are more than one Alfred Crosbys. You'll need to read about them before deciding which one you

35. ## Math

Marc took 3 hours to mow a lawn, while Angelina took 150 mins to mow the same lawn a week earlier. Write the ratio of Marc's time to Angelina's time as a ratio of whole numbers. 180/150? Marc's time/Angelina's time = 3 hours/150 minutes = 180 minutes/150

36. ## Macroeconomics

Briefly discuss the importance of the Depository Institutions Deregulation and Monetary Control Act of 1980. Do a little research, then take a shot. Tell us what you think.

37. ## IT

could someone please explain to me a how a business would benefit from Expert systems or even an example would help Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. In any business organization and efficiency are important. Check these sites for

38. ## Art

What medium was Fernand Leger's 'Femme a la cruche'? It's an etching, using a process called "aquatint." Check these sites for more information. (Broken Link Removed) http://www.answers.com/topic/aquatint

39. ## France

How do you spell cheese in french? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/French_cheese Fromage See the bottom of the page, too.

40. ## Intro to Comp.

How would you measure your computer monitor? Would you measure the monitors width,length,circumference of the viewing area, or measure from the left hand corner to the upper right hand corner? My roommate says you measure the monitors circumference of the

41. ## math/algebra

1) The length of one of the equal legs of an isisceles triangle is 8cm less than 4 time the length of the base. If the perimeter is 29 cm, find the length of one of the equal legs. a) 4 cm B) 5 cm C) 11 cm d) 12 cm 2) The perimeter of a rectangle is to be

42. ## Economics/ Interest Rate

Let's consider a three-month U.S. government bond. The interest rate on these loans is very low because it includes only two of the five components. Which two components of the interest rate are most important for a three-month T-bond?? -Positive rate of