# Questions Asked onDecember 18, 2007

1. ## Poetry

What is the tone of the poem "Litany" by Billy Collins? Is there some sort of message or is he just being weird? Since the first two lines were written by that Belgian guy, I would imagine he is making fun of love poems. Am I in the right direction?

2. ## Algebra II

A furniture company displays bedroom sets which require 21 square meters of space and living room sets which require 42 square meters of space. The company which has 546 square meters of available space,wants to display at least 6 bedroom sets and at least

3. ## Biology

Read the statment and then say which answer is right, why its right and why the others are wrong. I think the answer might be D but I don't know how to explain it or if it is even right. A biologist marked a cell which she knew was about to undergo

4. ## Literature

I am studying Petrarchan poems in my lit class. Right now I am reading three Petrarchan poems: "The New Colossus" by Emma Lazarus, "Francisco Pertrarch- Sonnet VI", and "Francisco Petrarch- Sonnet CCXX".I need to identify the rhyme scheme of these poems

5. ## math 2

tina's preschool has a set of cardboard building blocks, each of which measures 9 inches by 9 inches by 4 inches. how many of these blocks will tina need to build a wall with dimensions of 4 inches in thickness, 3 feet in in height and 12 feet in length?

6. ## WWII

What types of ships did the British and German use in WWII? U- boats = British Dreadnaghts = German ??? I'm not quite sure :S

7. ## social studies

For this project I'm doing about the Bill of Rights, I had to choose one amendment and I chose the first one; freedom of religion to be more exact. I just need to know what are 2 examples of how this amendment protects citizens?

8. ## HUM 130

Christians, I am referring to denominations, not individual people. 1. Do all Christians believe in baptism? Explain. 2. Do all Christians honor their spiritual heroes as saints (formally)? Explain. 3. How many religions believe in or have a pope? Explain.

9. ## Science

Read the statment and then say which answer is right, why its right and why the others are wrong. I think the answer might be D but I don't know how to explain it or if it is even right. A biologist marked a cell which she knew was about to undergo

10. ## maths, variations

i'm not sure how this question works the number of hours (h) taken to paint a picture is inversely proportional to th number of pupils (p) painting it. it takes 4 pupils 3 hours to finish painting it assuming all pupils work at the same rate. a) find an

11. ## Math - Functions

Is it possible to graph linear functions like h(x) = 3x + 7 without doing a table of values? If it is, how? And I know the slope is 7, which means the y-intercept is (0,7).

The world's population is over 6 billion people. A estimate of 1/6 of them celebrate Christmas. Santa works from midnight until 6:00am. How much time does Santa have to visit each house? How many houses must he visit each second? Allow for 4 people per

13. ## PreCal

Write a formula for the general term(the nth term)of the arithmetic sequence. Do not use a recursion formula. Then use the formula for a(n) to find the indicated term of the sequence Find a(11); 12, 10, 8, ... I came up with -10 ?

14. ## History

What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States?

15. ## science

What does mercury and the sun have in common?

16. ## geography

can someone tell me how far it is from st louis missouri to louisville kentucky

17. ## Algebra

Find the equation of a line throught the points P (-1, 6) and S (4, 2)

18. ## social studies (civics)

why is freedom of speech important im america? wat are 3 examples of how it protects americans?? plz help...

19. ## math (trig)

Im having problems solving this equation: 2sin(x) = cos(x) + 2 I keep getting an imaginary number..:/

20. ## CULTURE

How are Hispanic people able to maintain a strong cultural identity in the United States? HELP!!!

21. ## What is discrete math? And is it relatively easy?

I ask because my TA recommended taking it next semester along with calc 3. My major is electrical engineering, and I might throw actuarial science into the mix too. So yeah, lots of math.

22. ## Logic

Using the law of inference, prove if the below argument is valid. (P1) R -> B (P2) D V R (P3) B /D You may imply all rules of inference to figure out if it is valid.

23. ## Enviromental Science

What is Environmental Sustainability?

24. ## Math

i cant figure out what simplest form is

25. ## article

How does this sound? It was a close call on Tuesday, December 18th for the Vernon Vikings. The Vikings beat the Bernards by the skin of their teeth with a close score of nine-eight. In the first period Tyler Blankman, and Bryan Peterson scored the first

26. ## civics

Where did the European Immigrants come from?

27. ## science

Name some current environmental legal issues. Thanks in advance.

28. ## math(trig)

i need to figure out how to write the formula for the following question In a right triangle a = 30 yds and t5an A = 2. Find b and c. I have the answers but do not know how to write the formula. Can you help me ?

29. ## Writing

I need some ideas on a story about cereal.. Any ideas please?

30. ## Religion

How do we define "historical"? What sorts of things count as historical events?

31. ## Religion

The first split in Christianity came at the Council of Chalcedon. Here the difficulty was over the definition of the nature of Christ. His nature was defined as fully divine and fully human, without confusion or mixture. If, as is often suggested, the

32. ## English

Anybody have a good essay topic for "Sir Gawain and The Green Knight". Thanks for the help!

33. ## Psychology

I am studying Jean Piaget's theory of development in my psychology class. What computer software might parents and adults use to teach young children? What aspect of the child's development would the software address?

34. ## Literature

I need to translate some lines of poetry into today's language but I am having trouble. I am not sure what nto translate exactly. Here are some examples of lines I need to translate: 1. Thy youth's proud livery, so gazed on now, 2. With shifting change, as

35. ## Math

does anyone know how to do compound shapes?

36. ## social studies

How do the three levels of government interact, or inter-relate?

37. ## Expository Essay Help

Here is my writing prompt: "Give a written description of the Titanic before it sank. What made the ship so magnificent? Describe, in detail (step by step), how the ship ultimately sank." I need help forming a thesis statement and an outline to follow. I

38. ## Chess

Whats that thing in chess called when its nto a cheakmate but both sides can't move ?

39. ## math

how do i do all partial methed

40. ## English

I really do not get this stuff about predicate nominatives so how do you do this? Teach me to the point that I understand it!

41. ## Math repost for Grace

math - grace, Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 7:12pm 7%OF 34

42. ## studying

What is the meaning of these words: Delegate,quorum,conciliator,and dissent.

43. ## Civics

What are the Ammendments?

44. ## spanish

Can anyone correct any mistakes in my spanish story???? thank you. Érase una rez un perro vivîa en una casa grande y de colores muy vivos. Perro se llamaba Gillia. Gillia era grande y peludo. Pelo de Gillia era moreno y denso. Gillia tenia orejas

45. ## Science

I need help describing the difference between Arrhenius acid/base, Bronsted/Lowry acid/base, and Lewis acid/base. Everything online is too complicated! Thanks!

46. ## HUM 130

can you think of other ways Christians are alike or different in their beliefs or practices?

47. ## Religion

I`m not catholic so I need some help. I need a quick catholic prayer. A well known one that's kinda short, I need to include it in my essay. If you could help me out that would be great.

48. ## create a country

I am supposed to create my own country and I need to come up with a creative name for it. Any ideas?

49. ## war on iraq

couldi have info on how u.s. citizens in iraq are being unconstitutinal unprisoned there.

50. ## French

Can anyone proofread this paragraph and tell me if it is grammatically correct? Beaucoup de temps sont passés depuis la dernière fois que je t’ai vue! J’espère que tu vas bien. Aussi, veux-tu venir chez moi pour le révellion? Après nous pouvons

51. ## Dimensional analysis

ug/L*L/day*years*day/years/kg

52. ## maths, variations

question: if y is proportional to x, and that y=6 when x=12, (A)express y in terms of x, (B)and find to value of x when y=12. answer: (A) x=y/3 (B) x=4 is what i did correct? i would appreciate your help!

53. ## maths, variations checking!

question: given that y is inversely proportional to (x-1), A) express y in terms of x and a constant k b) give that y=5 when x=3, find x when y=25 answer: A)y=-k(x-1) y=-kx+k B)y=5, x=3, k(constant)=3x5 k=15 25=-15x+15 10=-15x x=-10/15 is this correct? i'm

54. ## Calculus

Find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of f at any given point f(x) = -2x + 6 at (2,2)

55. ## Chemistry

Can someone please check my answer...thank you! According to Raoult's law, as the mole fraction of dissolved nonvolatile solute in a given amount of solvent increases, the solution vapor pressure: VARIES AT RANDOM?

56. ## Calculus

The derivative of f of x f(x) = x^3 + 19 ; x = 8

57. ## SCI 275

a good realiable website to help me with this information. How the government can help with conservation efforts.

58. ## Religion

Given that the Gospels were not written down until decades after the crucifixion of Jesus, are these stories to be taken as biographical/historical or symbolic?

59. ## ALGEBRA

FACTOR 2 -2X -3X-1 The two above is the second power. Please show work

60. ## Algebra

3 x -x factor completely x to the third power -x

61. ## Religion

The first split in Christianity came at the Council of Chalcedon. Here the difficulty was over the definition of the nature of Christ. His nature was defined as fully divine and fully human, without confusion or mixture. If, as is often suggested, the

62. ## history

I am just finishing a project on Mary, Queen of Scots and need to find out if there is link/event that happened around this time. I have been unable to find any link/event, so it is possible there isn't one.