# Questions Asked onJune 28, 2007

1. ## English essay

how is this for the introductory paragraph: Since the Romans adopted most of the Greek deities, there are many similarities and some differences between the Greek and Roman cultures. Some of the names and characteristics of certain Greek gods can be

2. ## english thesis

THe Greeks came first. so write something on how the romans took ideas from the greeks. example: the Romans borrowed_____________(these ideas) from the Greeks. then your main paragraphs can be on what they borrowed, the purpose, influence, and whatever

3. ## math, algebra

The problem states find the simple interest . Assume a 360 day year. Round result. \$17000 at 9% for 119 days. So, I know i have to use the formula I=Prt so my p = 17000; r = 0.09; t= ? how do iwrite out time if it has 119 days and the t needs to be in

4. ## Algerbra

The U.S. population in 1990 was approximately 250 million, and the average growth rate for the past 30 years gives a doubling time of 66 years. The above formula for the United States then becomes P (in millions)= 250 x 2( y-1990)/66 1.What was the

5. ## Math

Here is the math problem. 150 is 75% of what number? I know the rate is 75 percent and the base is 150. I am looking for the amount. My questions is how to find the answer? Do I divide? Okay maybe I am missing a huge section as to finding the answer to

6. ## thesis needed

with the last sentence (the roman and greek poets....) it is the third topic in my essay. all of them show the similarities and differences. i was asking you guys a while back what were the similarities between roman and greek mythology and the only thing

7. ## math,algebra

what is the correct formula to use for the following problem: Find compound amount for the deposit.Round to the nearest hundredth \$11000 at 6% compunded quarterly for 2years. the one that i am thinking of is: a = p(1 + (r)/(m))^mt so my a = 1100;r=0.06;t=2

8. ## mythology

compare homer and virgil Help! i need a few things that compare these two poets. Homer wrote the Odyssey Virgil wrote the Aeneid (sp?) yeah i know but i need more examples. Homepage of the Iliad, Odyssey, and AeneidThe page links together the Iliad,

if i have 6 students with a height of 88 inches and a armspand of 32 inches and 2 students with a height of 62 and anarmspand of 22 inches. what is the ratio? Many ratios can be determined from this set of data. You could find the ratio of the number of

Who is W.B. Yeats and where is the best place to look for his information? Wikipedia is not working on my school's computer and my library does not have any of his works or biographies. please respond asap!!! Here are a few:

11. ## Economics

Rubax, a US manufacturer of athletic shoes, estimates the following linear trend model for shoe sales. Q1=a+bt+c1D1+c2D2+c3D3 where Q1=sales of athletic shoes in the t-th quarter t= 1,2,...,28{1998(I), 1998(II),...2004(IV)} D1= 1 if t is quarter I

12. ## health care

what would be some trait, Behavior and result methods of a health care administrator? Anyone know were i can look thisup at or does someone know these answers? Health care administrators must be organized, efficient, diplomatic, detail-oriented, and able

13. ## Economics

You are planning to estimate a short-run production function for your firm, and you have collected the following data on labor usage and output. Labor usage output 3 1 7 2 9 3 11 5 17 8 17 10 20 15 24 18 26 22 28 21 30 23 (a) Does a cubic equation appear

14. ## English sayings

Is there a similar saying to "Stereotypes do not define all" Don't judge a book by its cover. Other teachers may have some other ideas. Thank you! You can't see the forest for the trees? A rose is a rose is a rose -- unless it's a daisy?

15. ## English Thesis

I am usnure about my restated Thesis for my conclusion paragraph. But here is my first thesis 1. King Duncan, King Hamlet, Malcolm and Fortinbras are all minor characters who play an essential role in each tragedy; the kings are both murdered and the young

16. ## Accounting

What is an example of present value concept? If you win the lottery, and they tell you will get 20,000 a year for 30 years. What is that worth in present dollars? \$36000.00

17. ## Shakespeare!

Could someone help me understand something Hamlet says to Polonius? For the satirical rogue says here that old men have gray beards, that their faces are wrinkled, their eyes purging thick amber and plum-tree gum, and that they 190 have a plentiful lack of

18. ## algebra

factor 3a^2(a-b)-6a(a-b)+21(a-b) Can you show me the steps? I'm just not getting it :( You can take a 3 out of everything. 3[(a^2)(a-b)-2a(a-b)+7(a-b)] You can also take out (a-b) 3(a-b)[(a^2)-2a+7] I'm pretty sure this is your answer. Thank You. This was

19. ## Computer Technology

Can you help me with this question that I have on my assignment? You want to create a wireless network in your home so that all of your computers can share the 2 Mb DSL connection to the Internet. You are at the store shopping for wireless Internet cards

20. ## Math

How can I find the point of intersection of the graphs x^2=y=4 and 2x-y=1 by hand? I can do the problem using a calculator, but I don't know how to do it by hand. I tried using substitution, but I ending up getting x^2+2x-5=0. It would not factor evenly.

21. ## history/mythology

what is the architectural difference between the roman and greek building styles ect. Check these sites for the differences between Greek and Roman architecture. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Architecture_of_Ancient_Greece

22. ## algebra

I have a problem that I can't seem to figure out. Could you show me how it's done? Thank You :) 5sqrt(3x) + 3sqrt(3x) What is 5a + 3a? Answer: 8a

23. ## closing of essay

On my conclusion of this essay about macbeth and hamlet, I have: Though they are necessary characters in the plays, Lady Macbeth and Ophelia are exact opposites in character and persona. Lady Macbeth is a controlling woman, but then goes crazy with guilty.

24. ## Math117

how to do negative decimal exponets 2^-0.4545 Remember that a negative power is the same as the reciprocal... 2-b = 1/2b So you can compute the positive power, then take the reciprocal of the result. Yes but that works with decimal of course, use your

25. ## Physics

A coin is dropped from rest into a well with water 45.0m below the hand that drops the coin. A) How much time passes between the release of the coin and its contact with the water? B)How fast will the coin be going when it lands in the pool? C)How long

26. ## English 4 Thesis

Does this work? I looked at the links and tried. Lady Macbeth and Ophelia are integral parts of these plays, yet they are polar opposites in characteristics and personality. "Lady Macbeth and Ophelia are integral parts of these plays, yet they are polar

27. ## math

P (in millions) = 250 x 2^( y-1990)/66 What was the approximate population of the United States in 1960? p=250x2^-.4545 How do i figure this out from here 2^(-.4545) = 0.729763045 Put 2^(-.4545)into the Google search window, and the google caculator will

28. ## Physics

In the game of netball, players often move quickly and then come to a sudden stop. how does the abrupt nature of the game relate of the knee injuries netball players frequently suffer? thanks IT sesms to me that abrupt stopping (the feet stop first, and

29. ## Physics

when you watch a cricket player catch the cricket ball, you will notice that he allows his hands to trace the path of the ball as it reaches him what is the physics principles behind this? and baseball catching is different, as the catcher moves towards

30. ## language

is latin closer to roman or greek??? roman. awesome. thanks :) so did the greek have poetry like the romans did?? (in the mythology days i mean) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a bit more about the family of languages:

31. ## roman poetry

i looked up cais publius virgil and the site i went to came up was Publius Vergilius Maro is this the same person?? Publius Vergilius Maro = his full name in Latin Gaius or Caius is the spelling of Julius Caesar's first name. =)

32. ## geometry

Given mÐ 1 + mÐ2=90, what can we conclude? Well, if the angles are in a triangle, the other angle is 90 degrees, which makes the triangle a right triangle.

33. ## English IV Thesis

King Duncan, King Hamlet, Malcolm and Fortinbras are all minor characters who play a big role in each tragedy, the kings are both murdered and the young men are both fighting for their father’s lands in the end. Please check my thesis!!! "King Duncan,

34. ## Greek poetry?

Did the greeks have poetry in the mythology days?? or was it just the romans. im trying to find another difference bewteen the romans and the greeks in thier glory days..... Both had poetry. The only main difference is the names and possible uses for their

35. ## roman poets

any one know any GOOD roman poets that i could google or ask???? idk about the virgil dude....because the issue is confusing on whether he is one person or three... lol =] He was ONE person. He had three names, as did all Romans!! Publius Vergilius Maro =

36. ## algebra

I have 2 problems that are hanging me up. Can you show me how? What values for x must be excluded in the following fraction? x-3/-8 Simplify: 6-(a/b) over 24/b take out a 6. -(a/b) over 4/b

37. ## health sorta

can someone explain to me how seretonin helps the brain in sleep. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site about the nervous system: 1. (Broken Link Removed) 2.

38. ## English IV-writeacher

Thank you for your help! I even was able to use essential in my essay a couple of times =D! You're very welcome. Go get A's!!! =)