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Recent Homework Questions About Diseases & Disorders

MATH ALGEBRA
The Forever Green Nursery owns 7000 white pine trees. Each year the nursery plans to sell 12% of the trees and to then plant 600 new ones. a. Find the # of trees owned by the nursery after 10 year b. Find the # of trees owned by nursery after many years and explain what is ...

ENGLISH
The novel to kill a mockingbird feature a main character named scout. Scout is also the voice that tells the story. What point of view is used in the novel? A.First Person B.Third-Person Limited-------- C.Third-Person Omniscient The prefix a- can mean "none" or "not." Based on...

Langauge Please Help
The novel to kill a mockingbird feature a main character named scout. Scout is also the voice that tells the story. What point of view is used in the novel? A.First Person B.Third-Person Limited<----------- C.Third-Person Omniscient The prefix a- can mean "none" or "not." ...

English
We had to read Kennedy's Inaugural Speech: Vice President Johnson, Mr. Speaker, Mr. Chief Justice, President Eisenhower, Vice president Nixon, President Truman, Reverend Clergy, fellow citizens: We observe today not a victory of party but a celebration of freedom--symbolizing ...

critical thinking
In February 1992, a representative of the Catholic Church in Puerto Rico gave a radio interview (broadcast on National Public Radio) in which he said that the Church was against the use of condoms. Even though the rate of AIDS infection in Puerto Rico is much higher than on ...

healthcare
PowerPoint Presentation: Narrative Presentation to the Board of Trustees The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has taken on a more visible role in health care. A great deal of change has transpired to improve patient safety and implementation of additional quality...

Elementary Statistic
twenty-five percent of all death are caused by diseases of the heart Ischemic heart disease accounts for 16.4% of all death and heart failure for 2.3% choose one death at random. What is the probability that it is from ischemic heart disease given that it was from heart ...

English
I am writing a 300 word short story(or a "'personal' narrative essay") for the prompt: lessons we learn affect one's future. So far I have a general idea: I want the lesson to be loyalty and truth and I want the effect to be that the character would learn to appreciate and ...

Biology
Genetic engineering is the manipulation of genes using cloning and transformation to change the gene structure. Genetic engineering has many positive outcomes. For example, A) gene therapy might cure one defect while creating another. B) genetic modification of foods can ...

psy410
parkinson's disease huntingtons disease and alzheimers disease are all types of major neurocognitive disorder

Advanced Pharmacology
You provide the manufacturer’s recommended dose of an antibiotic, which is 10mg/kg IV for a 100kg patient. You then draw a level 30 minutes after the dose. Assume rapid distribution and neglible clearance/metabolism over the 30minute period between the time of administration...

Civics ASAP PLZ =:)
Which of the following issues would most likely require the creation of foreign policy to solve? Civil disobedience Disease*** Tax rates Student performance

math
Ten participants are randomly selected from a population of patients with history of heart disease to be tracked in a health study. The study begins with an initial assessment of health status. The participants are instructed to return for a follow up visit one year after the ...

Science please check answers
In a particular breed of cattle, a black coat is dominant over a red coat. If a cow with a red coat is crossed with a black bull that is heterozygous for coat color, what percentage of their offspring would you expect to be black? 25 50 75*** 100 A scientist is studying a ...

health
PowerPoint Presentation: Narrative Presentation to the Board of Trustees The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has taken on a more visible role in health care. A great deal of change has transpired to improve patient safety and implementation of additional quality...

social studies 8th
1. Which of the following was a cause of the Great Depression? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) the Stock Market Crash of 1929 Prohibition Failed crops and drought A lack of demand for goods 2. What was the impact of the boll weevil? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points) The ...

History Please With A Cherry On Top
1. Texans responded to the water crisis in all of these ways EXCEPT building new reservoirs. turning more to irrigation. building more dams. enacting water conservation laws.* 2. Which of the following was a pioneer in the treatment of heart disease? Walter Cunningham Michael ...

math
Methylpresnisolone (Solumedrol) is a glucocorticoid ordered for end-stage respiratory disease. You need to administer 125 mg IVP. It is available as 75 mg/mL. How many mL will you administer? Round to the nearest 10th mL. Write the NUMBER ONLY in the blank, not mL. I got 1.7 ml

biology
Closed head injury: A. involves damage to the cortex, axons, and ventricles. B. reduces the risk of Alzheimer’s disease. C. can result in Parkinsonism. D. involves penetration of an object into brain tissue. I chose C

genetics
why are there not many clinical studies done on rare diseases such as Batten disease?

Microbiology
What are the problems with harvesting gene products from bacteria? Alternatives? All I can think of is the accidental development of a suprabug or suprainfection/disease

Science
1. What do bone marrow (the soft connective tissue that fills the internal spaces in bone) and the dermis (layer of the skin under the epidermis and over the hypodermis) have in common? (1 point) • They are both sites of new cell formation. • They both contain or are ...

Pschology 202
1. David is somewhat afraid of flying. When he is required to travel on business, he prefers to take a train or drive if the distance is short enough that he can arrive on schedule. However, if the distance is long and driving does not make sense, he will fly because he does ...

social studies
1.which of the following improved during the industrial revolution? a)treatment of disease*** b)pollution in cities c)child labor conditions d)housing for the poor 2.in what industry did the industrial revolution begin? a)coal mining b)electrical production c)steel ...

genetics
I PCR out a mutated gene in a patient with Lisenbee chorea (the inability to dance in a coordinated fashion) and I compare it to another patient with that same disease phenotype. One subject had a mutation on chromosome 4, and the other subject couldn't rock it because of a ...

Science Help
Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body? (1 point) blood vessels the heart lymph nodes the ventricles 7. Nutrients and oxygen diffuse into body cells from ______. (1 point) arteries the aorta capillaries veins 8. The leading cause of death in humans is ...

Science Please
Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body? (1 point) blood vessels the heart lymph nodes the ventricles 7. Nutrients and oxygen diffuse into body cells from ______. (1 point) arteries the aorta capillaries veins 8. The leading cause of death in humans is ...

Science Please
Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body? (1 point) blood vessels the heart lymph nodes the ventricles 7. Nutrients and oxygen diffuse into body cells from ______. (1 point) arteries the aorta capillaries veins 8. The leading cause of death in humans is ...

Maths
Suppose that the reliability of a HIV test is specified as follows: Of people having HIV, 90% of the test detect the disease but 10% go undetected. Of people free of HIV, 99% of the test are judged HIV–ive but 1% are diagnosed as showing HIV+ive. From a large population of ...

Science Please Help Me
5. Which one of the following is not a cause of anemia? a diet lacking in iron and certain vitamins germs from someone with anemia inherited problems relating to red blood cells. loss of a large amount of blood 6. Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body...

science Please Help Me
5. Which one of the following is not a cause of anemia? a diet lacking in iron and certain vitamins germs from someone with anemia inherited problems relating to red blood cells. loss of a large amount of blood 6. Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body...

Health last questions.
Physical lines of defense include A. skin, cielia, and mucous membranes *** B. hair C. nails D. teeth When a doctor feels for lymph nodes, he is checking for A. inflammation *** B. shrinking C. pain D. sensitivity Your body can get antibodies from A. immunizations *** B. being...

Health
Please check 1. Which is a common viral disease? A. strep throat B. lyme *** C. tuberculosis D. common cold 2. which statement is about the flu? A. there is no cure B. there is usually a fever *** C. It typically lasts 3-7 days D. it spread by contact with infected people or ...

P.E.
About 80% of infections disease is spread by hand contact. True* False

English *Answers Check*
What is acupuncture? 1 Acupuncture is one of the oldest, most commonly used medical procedures in the world. Originating in China more than 2,000 years ago, acupuncture began to become better known in the United States in 1971, when New York Times reporter James Reston wrote ...

Science
Human Body & Disease Practice 1) Which of the following effects would you expect if red blood cells were shaped like neurons? :They would not be able to move as easily through capillaries.*** :They would more easily carry out gas exchange in the alveoli. :They would not need ...

health
true or false. B cells and H cells are two important cells in the immune system that help fight infection i thinks its false The three lines of defense your body has against disease include all except A. physical and chemical defense B. inflammation C. immune system D. ...

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the three lines of defense your body has against disease include all except

health
Why is heart disease the number one killer in north america

Socials
Note: My questions are below mostly in brackets and at the very end! I have to do an immigration diary assignment and I am to portray a young 12 year old girl(any English name suggestions?) from a city in England(what is a realistic city during that time?) who is migrating to ...

Science
Getting Oxygen 1) Name the components of the respiratory system in the order incoming air would encounter them during breathing. :Trachea,pharynx,larynx,alveoli,bronchi.​ :Bronchi,larynx,alveoli,trachea,pharynx.​ :Larynx,trachea,bronchi,pharynx,alveoli.​ :...

math
In a livestock research stations a new drug for a certain fowl disease is being tried. Samples of 36 fowls were diagnosed to have the disease. Twenty (20) fowls were treated with the drug and the rest were not. (a) Calculate the probability that a fowl picked at random is (i) ...

math
A poultry farmer vaccinated 540 of his 720 chickens against a disease. Two months later, 5% of the vaccinated and 80% of the unvaccinated chicken, contracted the disease. Calculate the probability that a chicken chosen random contracted the disease.

Pre-Calculus
On a campus of 9000 students, a single student returned to campus with a case of measles on Monday January 5th. The infirmary is keeping track of the number of students who have been diagnosed with the disease Day # of students infected 1. 2 2. 5 3. 9 4. 28 5. 64 6. 81 7. 320...

science
Shubham lives in avillage,where drinking water facilites are very limited.they collect drinking water from a pond people also bathe and wash their clothes in that pond.he observed the most of the people are suffering from diarrhoea he advised people to use chlorine tablets in ...

english
We live in a microbial world, and there are many opportunities for food to become contaminated as it is produced and prepared. Many food-borne microbes are present in healthy animals (usually in their intestines) raised for food. Meat and poultry carcasses can become ...

English-Scarlet Letter
Chapter 13 1. The point of the statement in the first paragraph, “The public is despotic… to its generosity” is to a. Argue that the public will eventually see reason b. Assert that the public upholds certain rights for its citizens c. Suggest that the public can be won ...

English
Please Check my answers for Chapter 16 of the scarlet letter The narrator hints in the first paragraph that A.Hester's sin is not unique in the community B.The minister is concerned about causing a scandal c.Any interference from Chillingworth would be cleverly concealed D.The...

english
It may be cold up North, but down in the Gulf they are fishing—scudding among the Florida Keys in a little white sailboat, landing for lunch on a strand as snowy as the northern streets, where the shimmering distances of white sand are paved with shell and pearl, and the ...

Maths
Suppose that the reliability of a HIV test is specified as follows: Of people having HIV, 90% of the test detect the disease but 10% go undetected. Of people free of HIV, 99% of the test are judged HIV–ive but 1% are diagnosed as showing HIV+ive. From a large population of ...

English
What is the warrant in this article? BOULDER, Colo. — JUST after Christmas, Veronica Rutledge of Blackfoot, Idaho, took her 2-year-old son to a Walmart store to spend holiday gift cards. As they strolled by the electronics section, according to news reports, the toddler ...

English
What is the claim, warrant, and grounds in this article? Smart Guns Save Lives. So Where Are They? BOULDER, Colo. — JUST after Christmas, Veronica Rutledge of Blackfoot, Idaho, took her 2-year-old son to a Walmart store to spend holiday gift cards. As they strolled by the ...

SCIENCE
1. An environmental engineer might (1 point) Create mathematical models of what may happen to global temperatures in the future. Build and maintain a marine exhibit for an aquarium. Help an oil finery reduce its toxic gas emissions.*** Stock a lake with algae-eating fish. 2. ...

Cardiovascular, Digestive Systems
A 42-year-old male is admitted to the hospital with chronic inflammation of the intestinal walls resulting in diarrhea, constipation, and melena. Which of the following conditions does the patient have? A. Malabsorption syndrome B. Intussusception C. Crohn's disease D. Volvulus

economics
1. A sudden escalation in medical costs for treatment of ischemic heart disease would immediately: Answer Benefit providers. Be passed on to consumers. Benefit insurance companies. Decrease insurance company profits in the short term. Decrease tax revenues to the federal ...

Biology check please
1. Who most influenced Darwin's idea that life could change slowly over a long period of time? (1 point) Malthus Hutton and Lyell Lamarck livestock breeders and farmers 2. Who most influenced Darwin's idea that some offspring are better suited to survival than others? (1 point...

English--Edgar Allen Poe
I need some help with some questions about an excerpt from "The Tell-Tale Heart" by Edgar Allen Poe: "True! --nervous --very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am; but why will you say that I am mad? The disease had sharpened my senses --not destroyed --not dulled them. ...

Society and Tech
According to Joel Cohen, head of the laboratory of populations at Rockefeller University, the earth's carrying capacity for human populations depends upon: A. reducing meat consumption. B. eliminating social barriers to innovation. C. individual choices concerning consumption ...

science
A couple has just learned that their daughter has hemophilia. They already have a son who does not have the disease. What are the genotypes of the couple? Explain your reasoning.

ENGLISH
Love is a surgeon Love can cut into your flesh like a scalpel Love can operate upon your heart Love can circumcise you Perhaps you don't believe it But i know. Love operates Upon your skin, your hair, your gait For Love there is no remedy Except the surgeon's scalpel. -Gunnar ...

Biology
Discuss the common bacteria pathogens which are the most prevalent in causing disease in these three organs.

disease
________ is the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States. A. Chlamydia B. Syphilis C. Herpes D. Gonorrhea

epidemiology
A new screening test for a disease is developed for use in the general population. The sensitivity and specificity of the new test are 60% and 70%, respectively. Four hundred (400) people are screened at a clinic during the first year the new test is implemented. (Assume the ...

Probability
A husband and wife discover that there is a 10% probability of their passing on a hereditary disease to any child they have. If they plan to have three children, what is the probability of the event that at least one child will inherit the disease?

Science
A woman with a genetic disease marries a man who does not carry the disease. It is not possible for their children to have the disease. The disease must be: -sex-linked -recessive -dominant -caused by an extra chromosome I think it is recessive. Thoughts Ms. Sue?

P.E
About 80% of infections disease is spread by hand contact. True False Is the answer True?

Science
A scientist is studying a plant species in which the flower color genes are codominant. The scientist crosses a plant with red flowers and a plants with white flowers. The offspring would most likely have... A. Red flowers B. White flowers C. Pink flowers D. Red flowers with ...

statistics
Suppose that in a large population the proportion of people that have a certain disease is 0.01. Use the Poisson approximation to find the probability that at least four people will have the disease in a group of 400 randomly selected people.

Medical Billing and Coding
This 35 year old HIV-positive make with progressive lymphadenopathy and unexplained fevers, night sweats, and chills, low osmolar CT scan of the chest, abdomen, pelvis and neck showed extensive lymphadenopathy involving mediastinum and left hilum, paratracheal nodal chains, ...

statistics
For patients with a certain disease the amount of certain protein in the blood is normally distributed with a mean of 130 and a standard deviation of 5. For patients without the disease the amount of that protein is normally distributed with a mean of 150 and a standard ...

statistics
. For patients with a certain disease the amount of certain protein in the blood is normally distributed with a mean of 130 and a standard deviation of 5. For patients without the disease the amount of that protein is normally distributed with a mean of 150 and a standard ...

The practice of working with school age children
_______ is a health problem that can be caused by obesity. A. The common cold B. Low blood pressure C. A lower fasting blood glucose level D. Heart disease D.

scince
What could be some effects of population growth, natural disease ,and advanced technology systems on resource availability

History Ms. Sue
Ms. Sue can you help me to understand what author is trying to argue in this paragraph. While it is true, as Linda Colley has argued, that war contributed to the development of British identity during the eighteenth century, in this case, the experience of war and disease ...

Canadian history
I am reading this article Disease, Wilderness Warfare, and Imperial Relations: The Battle for Quebec, 1759--1760 I need to do critical analysis I believe I know what author is trying to argue but a little more clarification would be great.

science!!
A couple has just learned that their daughter has hemophilia. They already have a son who does not have the disease. What are the genotypes of the couple? Explain your reasoning. ---------------- The gene for hemophilia is sex-linked, a recessive on the X-chromosome. The ...

Biology
A couple has a child with an autosomal recessive form of glycogen storage disease, a deficiency of a lysosomal enzyme. An enlarged liver and heart and weak muscles cause the baby to die from heart and lung failure at 20 months. Now the woman is pregnant again. Her doctor ...

World History (Ms. Sue)
I'm only guessing. I don't have much of an idea. What fears do we have today that prevent or inhibit exploration or research? What technological advance would be required to overcome those fears? A: Fears of failure, disease, and losing resources are that which prevent or ...

science
1) a pea plant with yellow seeds is crossed with a pea plant with green seeds. all of the offsprings have yellow seeds. the allele for yellow sees is a. Dominate because all offspring have yellow seeds. b. Recessive because all of the offsprings have yellow seeds. c. dominant ...

Anatomy and Physiology
There are many disease, disorders, syndromes that attack the muscular system such as muscular dystrophy, hypotonia, polio, etc. Because of our research facilities and advanced medical care in the United States, many of the people in our country who are victims of these ...

Microbiology
"people with takahara's disease don't produce catalase. Although often asymptomatic, this condition can lead to recurrent oral infections by peroxide-generating bacteria. How would you diagnose a catalase deficiency?" Would the answer be to put hydrogen peroxide on an open cut...

Science
In order for a child to inherit a recessive genetic disease, like sickle cell anemia, healthy parents must both A. have the disease B. be homozygous for the mutated gene that causes the disease. C. be carries of the mutated gene that causes the disease D. have another ...

informal logic
Socrates claims that he knows that death is not an evil because: (Points : 1) His religion has told him so The oracle has not prevented him from saying what he said Life is a disease Death is hell None of the above

Human and social biology
where a disease is always present, why are preventitive measures better for the whole population than treatment?

Human and social biology
how does an infection disease differ from a deficiency disease?

Microbiology
Name a pathogenic bacterium (provide genus and species names) and the disease caused in humans that is typically spread by healthcare professionals in a healthcare facility due to improper techniques. In your explanation, provide an example how this bacterium could be spread ...

chemistry
Oops I left a part of the question out: 2. Mercury poisoning is a debilitating disease that is often fatal. In the human body, mercury reacts with essential enzymes, leading to irreversible inactivity of these enzymes. If the amount of mercury in a polluted lake is 215 ng of ...

chemistry
Mercury poisoning is a debilitating disease that is often fatal. In the human body, mercury reacts with essential enzymes, leading to irreversible inactivity of these enzymes. If the amount of mercury in a polluted lake is 215 ng of mercury / mL, what is the total mass in ...

CHECK PLEASE
Please check my answers...the ones with ----then a answer choice (is my answer) 1. Find the best word to complete the sentence. My brother clung ___ to his belief that Alfred Hitchcock was the greatest film director of all time. (Points : 1) coherently ineptly -------...

Science
Refer to the following scenario to answer Questions 3 through 7. Hemlocks are a common type of tree in the northern forests of the United States. In studying one forest, a forester noticed that mature hemlocks were abundant but there were very few young hemlocks. She wondered ...

English
After weeks of convincing Mother finalyl agreed to watch the football game with the family on Sunday afternoon. "Ihope this doesn't INTERFERE with Sunday dinner," Mother warned "No," we explained. "We have the PORTABLE TV set up in the kitched so you won't have to miss any ...

Social Studies
Which of the following was a contribution of Tomochichi to the success of the Georgia colony? A. He kept peace between british and the creek Indians B. He had a cure for disease caused by the mosquitoes C. He kept most of the land that Oglethorpe wanted for the settlement D. ...

Social Studies
2. Which of the following would describe a hardship of early Georgia life? A. Disease from the alligators B. Cold and rainy weather C. clearing tree roots from the farm land D. bad relations with the creek indians I honestly don't know the answer at all but I'll go with C?

social studies check
Which of the following most contributed to the decline of Native American culture following the arrival of the Europeans? A. warfare B. enslavement C. relocation D. disease I think D?

History
which of the following was important about the city of savannah in the settlement of early Georgia A. it was laid out in a beautiful and orderly manner b. It was on a high bluff which was good for defense c. It was on the water d. all of the above ****** which of the following...

Virtual Newspaper, Feedback Please?
So I want to submit this for my Virtual Voice school paper. Any touch-ups I should do? September is awareness month for many illnesses. A purple ribbon represents many awareness’s as well. One of the many illnesses is called Chiari Malformation. Ever heard of it? Not many ...

Medical 2
This 82 yr old female was admitted for acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The progress notes indicate that the patient received a transfusion for anemia. The discharge diagnoses state acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and ...

Ecology
8.Which of the following examples of an ecological study involves the ecosystem level of organization? A.The effects of human activities on biogeochemical cycling B.The effects of an invasive plant species on bird nesting sites C.The effects of competition on survival D.The ...

health
8. ________ is the most common and preventable chronic disease in childhood. (1 point) The common cold Cystic fibrosis Hypertension Dental caries

health
6. Which of the following policies would not be effective for disease prevention? (1 point) specifying times and techniques for hand-washing requiring daily cleaning of restrooms mandating inclusion of children who are ill denying admission to non-immunized children

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