Posts by astrid
Total # Posts: 98

Spanish
I believe Ecuador is not part of the Caribbean basin 
life orientation
Sexism,racism, xenophobia 
Math
Kate wants to build a fence around her garden to prevent rabbits from eating her vegetables. The rabbit fencing costs $7.50 per metre. How much will it cost to enclose a square garden with an area of 144 m2? 
math
The answer is 16 because it has the following factors 1,2,4,8,and 16 
MATH
THE SCALE OF A MAP IS 0.5 IN :25MI THE ACTUAL distance between two cities is 725mi write a proportion that represents the relationship how far apart will the cities be on the map 
Geometry
Use your geometry tools to draw a convex hexagon with two consecutive sides measuring 5 cm and three consecutive angles measuring 130° 
Geometry
Write these definitions using the classify and differentiate method to fill in the blanks: a. An octagon is __________ that ___________. b. A concave polygon is __________ that ___________. c. A 20gon, also called an icosagon, is __________ that ___________. d. An equilateral... 
Science
Which of the foolowing occurs when a mass of air rises into the atmosphere? A) it becomes warmer because the particles move closer together B) it becomes cooler because the particles move closer together C) it becomes cooler because the particles move farther apart D) it ... 
Earth/Space Science
How does damage to the ozone layer cause a threat to humans? A. It increases radiation of heat from Earth into space. B. It allows damaging infrared radiation to penetrate the atmosphere. C. It allows damaging ultraviolet radiation to penetrate the atmosphere. D. It increases ... 
Science
How does the process of upwelling affect the distribution of life in the ocean? A.It keeps the salinity of the ocean constant. B.It replaces polluted water near shore with clean water. C.It replaces nutrientdepleted waters with nutrientrich waters. D.It carries energyrich ... 
Earth/Space Science
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Earth/Space Science
Which of the following is responsible for absolute sealevel changes? A. formation and melting of ice sheets B. erosion of land surfaces by wind and water C. human activities along coastlines, such as development and grading D. movements of a tectonic plate, causing part of ... 
Earth/Space Science
Why are icebergs in shipping lanes so hazardous? 
Biology
two negative effect of direct artificial selection? 
Math
If a recipe calls for 6 cups of juice for each of the eight punch bowls, how many gallons of juice will be needed? 
chemistry
Sodium carbonate reacts with hydrochloric acid as shown below in an unbalanced chemical equation. What mass of CO2 is produced from the reaction of 2.94g Na2CO3 with excess HCL? 
Chemistry
What is the maximum volume of 30 M NaCl that can be prepared from 60 g NaCl(s)? 
Algebra
48 
chemistry
Thank you so much! 
chemistry
In a laboratory setting, how would you determine if a compound was a hydrate? 
History
What is the history of the Temple Mount? I've been looking up a lot of information for this but some of it is too much and I need a more condensed infomation. 
Chemistry
How many carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) molecules are in 3.00 mol of CCl4? How many carbon atoms? How many chlorine atoms? How many total atoms? I have no idea how to do all of this =\ 
chemistry
Compare a mole of Ag108 and a mole of Pt195 using atoms, protons, electrons, and neutrons. 
chemistry
Identify the quantity that is calculated y dividing the molar mass of an element by Avogadro's number. I don't get this question..? 
Chemistry
I am doing a report on the composition of the Olympic medals. I need to know what the values are for each medal? Is there a website? 
chemistry
Why is there one large increase in ionization energies for each element? Which atoms form ions that are larger than the atoms? I have a test tomorrow and these are the questions I have troubles understanding. 
geometry
What is the relationship between the number of vertices of a regular polygon and the number of summetry lines of the polygon? 
Social Studies
Thank you but I decided to do how the World Wide Web was available on the Internet on August 6, 1991, but I can't find an article. Are there any websites I could use? 
Chemistry
What are two differences between the red and green electromagnetic waves in a rainbow? 
chemistry
Can someone show me a website that talks about spectrums of elements. Including why they're all different, like basic information of spectrums. The why, how, and what. 
chemistry
we did a bunsen burner lab where we burned paper clips. We burned it for about 10 seconds then cooled it in water. I know this is a physical change but i need to come up with 3 chemical changes that occured. I already came up with the water vapor that occurs when it cools down... 
chemistry
It was supposed to be a ratio and using exponential notation and skipping a step in cross multiplying, but it's very confusing how she did it. 
chemistry
My teacher taught me a different way but it's very confusing. She used exponential notations. For example, how many milligrams equals 1 gram? she did: x/1 milligram= (1.0g x 10^0g) 1 milligram/ [all over] 1.0 x 10^6 which equals 1.0 x 10^6 milligram 
chemistry
How do you do conversions? For example: Convert 360 s to ms 
math
Which other country besides the U.S. uses the English metric system? 
Chemistry
What are intermolecular forces? What do intermolecular forces have to do with the states of matter? I tried googling it, but they gave me really fancy answers and i need something that i will be able to understand 
history
I have to do a Current event about any culture around the world so I have to find articles online. I tried googling but it doesnt help much, can someone help please? Thank you! 
literature
yes i've read the book some of my ideas are that they need to know they can command one uncontrollable thing, like brian said in the book since they are always in the sidelines when it comes to taking care of kate's illness but i need to expand it more and see if there... 
literature
in my sister's keeper, the novel, how are jesse and brian alike? how do they understand each other better at the end of the story? 
English
I have to write an essay about three 'heroes' so I chose Batman, Harry Potter, and Hercules. But I need to know what they have in common so any ideas? 
Biology
Which of the following do NOT have a mesoderm? A. Jellyfishes B. Earthworms C. Flatworms D. Octopi E. Snails 
Literature
Well the story is about the author's experiences in the jungle (the Amazon) and how it's so beautiful to her, like home but with dangerous situations like weather conditions and wild animals. It's also asking what might be her purpose in describing both violent and... 
Literature
I typed it out but I'll try again. Out of the way of human life, tenderness, or the glance of heaven? from "In the Jungle" by Annie Dillard I don't understand what this question means from the story and I need to know it so that I can do my essay. 
Literature
Out of the way of human life, tenderness, or the glance of heaven? from "In the Jungle" by Annie Dillard What does this question mean? 
Literature
I have an essay for Romeo and Juliet, asking if Friar Laurence should be punished for his involvement in the marriage. I said that he shouldn't be punsihed because he was trying to end the feud and that Romeo and Juliet would have still be together even if their parents ... 
Biology
How could one change in a DNA nucleotide alter the formation of the translated protein? 
Biology
Cross a roan bull with a roan cow. I need to know the key and the punnet square 
Biology
1. Cytosol is what? a. none of these b. all of the organelles c. cytoplasm + nucleoplasm d. cytoplasm e. cytoplasm + organelles 2. What type of cell does not divide by Mitosis? a. bacteria b. prokaryotic c. eukaryotic d. fungi e. algae 
Biology
Rank the following terms from simplest to most complex: cells, organelles, organs, tissue, organism. If a cell is like a school, then the nucleus would be...? Which organelle serves as a "workbench" for the ribosomes? 
biology
If iodine and water are mixed together and form a clear yellow solution and then cornstarch is added to iodine and form a dark brown color, what is the signifigance of the two different colors? Which one showed a positive presence of a sugar? 
biology
If the pH of a sample was 3 how many times more acidic is it than a solution with a pH of 6? 
algebra
Is there a website that could give me information on the sierpinski triangle and sierpinski pyramid? Please and thank you. 
spanish
How does the environment, climate, terrain effect the interaction between man and nature in Bolivia, Paraguay,and Uruguay? 
algebra
The drama club is building a backdrop using arches whose shape can be represented by the function f(x)=x^2+2x+8, where x is the length in feet. The area under each arch is to be covered with fabric. What is the length of the segment along the floor of each arch? What is the... 
algebra
Can I have a brief summary about Sierpinski's Triangle? Also, what is a conflict resoultion dealing with discrete math? 
science
How can she make sure its 100 ml? 
science
So if she lets the water evaporate, she can use the remaining salt to use it in another cip with 250 ml of water 
science
She can't add more salt because she has no more salt. 
science
Erin must perform a science experiment. She needs to dissolve 10 g of salt in 250 ml of water. She measures the water incorrectly and dissolves the 10 g of salt in 350 ml of water. Now she has no more salt. Explain what Erin can do to make the solution accurate. 
algebra
Construct a set of ten numbers that have a mean of 8, median of 6 and a mode of 5. Please help. Thank you! 
algebra
Write four different numbers for which both of these statement are true. The range is 8 The mean and median are the same number 
algebra
Sean and Barry are practicing in a 30mile bike race. Sean averages 20 miles per hour and Barry averages 15 miles per hour. Howm many miles will Barry be from the finish line when Sean finishes the race? 
math
Wouldn't the absolute value of 0 be 0 right? 
algebra
Write two numbers so that: The first number is less than the second number, and the absolute value of the first number is greater than the absolute value of the second number. 
science
I'm doing a research paper on whales. I need to know how they lost their legs and went to the waters. I also need to know why they went to the waters. 
algebra 1
That is confusing. We aren't learning it that way. 
algebra 1
I don't know how to factor this polynomial. r^3+6r^2+11r+6 Please help. 
algebra
I get it now. I messed up on (2x+1)^2. I didn't simplify it right. Thank you guys so much. 
algebra
I tried that but it didn't give me a quadratic equation and that's what we've been studying. 
algebra
A ladder is resting against a wall. The top of the ladder touches the wall at a height of 15 feet and the length of the ladder is one foot more than twice the distance from the wall. Find the distance from the wall to the bottom of the ladder. (Hint: Use the Pythagorean ... 
algebra
Okay thank you so much! 
algebra
Fiona and Greg play a number guessing game. Greg gives Fiona this hint about his two secret numbers, "The product of the two consecutive positive integers that i am thinking of is 11 more than their sum." What are Greg's numbers? 
science [help please]
Why can salt water be considered both a mixture and a solution? Describe what is happening at the particle level when an M&M dissolves. 
science
Why can salt water be considered both a mixture and a solution? Describe what is happening at the particle level when an M&M dissolves. 
algebra
Cystic fibrosis is inherited from parents only if both have the abnormal CF gene. Children of two parents with the CF gene will either be affected with the disease, a carrier but not affected or not have the gene. Write an expression for the genitec makeup of children of two ... 
science
Right. Okay Thank you. 
science
So more kinetic energy can be taken away from the ice? 
science
Is it possible for ice in your freezer to be below 0 degrees celsius? Explain it to me please. 
science
Describe what happens at the particle level and what happens to a liquid's temperature when it reaches the liquid's heat of fusion. Is it possible for the ice in your freezer to be below 0 degrees celsius? explain. When does ice in your freezer reach equilibrium? I don... 
spanish
Thank you. My teacher said that it wasn't the Incas because that was the name of the emperor. He was called the Inca. However I still don't know what they were called. 
spanish
What were the indegenous people of Peru called? All I know is that they were not called the Incas. 
civics
Can someone give me a website about segregation facts that is still happening now? 
science
I think the gas is carbon dioxide or oxygen cus water is H2O, so which one is right? 
science
What gas do you think is in the bubbles that form when NaHCO3 (sodium bicarbonate) and C6H8O7 (citric acid) react? Why? 
math
So the answer would be 86? 
math
I don't understand how to get the second equation 
math
The sum of the digits of a twodigit number is 14. If the numbers are reversed, the new number is 18 less than the original number. Find the original number. I know Ana asked this question, but i don't understand how to get the equations. 
reading
What is the climax of the book Among the Free by Margaret Peterson Haddix? Also, what is the setting (time and place)? Thank you! 
science
what are the differences between minerals and rocks? 
spanish
i read that one a while ago and I kept reading throught the sights maggie and wilma had, but i still cant answer the questions. So far i know that Europeans were attracted by the gld that the countries had, but i don't know what else and the answer to the other question. 
spanish
How did the geography influence the immigration for the exploration in Colombia and Venezuela? How did the indegenous mix with the Europeans to develop the culture in Colombia and Venezuela? I've tried many websites such as fact monster, wikipedia, britannica, and i ... 
spanish..i need help
How and why did people go to Argentina and Chile? please help. Thank you! 
spanish
how and why did people go to ARgentina and Chile? What traditions, events, and ideas helped form the identity of ARgentina and Chile? What facotrs (geographic, economic, and political) allowed each country to grow and prosper? What does El Cristo de los Andes signify? 
science
ok thank you so much 
science
How might sand form in nature? 
books
What is the author's tone of Maniac Magee? Is it lighthearted, humorous, serious, sarcastic, intense, or depressing? What do you think? I think it's serious but i can't explain why. Is it because even though people think Jeffrey is a crazy kid, the author wants ... 
science
Is concrete a heterongeneous or homogeneous mixture? Your exact answer here: http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/curr/Science/sciber00/8th/matter/sciber/matter.htm 
Anatomy and Physiology
Which organic compounds and cellular organelles are involved in protien synthesis? For these answers please browse: http://www.google.com/search?as_q=&num=10&hl=en&btnG=Google+Search&as_epq=protein+synthesis&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_nlo=&as_nhi=&...