English - Research

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statistics

Fewer young people are driving. In 1983, 87 percent of 19 year-olds had a driver's license. Twenty-five years later that percentage had dropped to 75 percent (University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute website, April 7, 2012). Suppose these results are based on a...

7th grade science

How are cancer cells different from normal, healthy cells? How many different types of cancers are there and what causes them? What is the history of cancer? When was it first identified? What were the first treatments? What types of doctors work with cancer patients and what ...

Psychology

As a scientist,Carl is concerned with the intensity of lights in the modern human environment.In his research project,Group A consists of volunteers who have agreed to sleep each night for a week with a 150 watt light bulb hanging over their bed.Group C will sleep in their ...

psychology

25. Teenage mothers who are accustomed to existing on hamburgers, French fries, and Cokes need to consider the nutritional needs of the child. Research has shown that a poor diet can _______________. 
A. restrict the development of eye and hair color
B. produce...

Microeconomics

The marginal costs and prices of a purely competitive market system accurately measure: a. Both spillover costs and spillover benefits b. Spillover costs but not spillover benefits c. Spillover benefits but not spillover costs d. Neither spillover costs nor spillover benefits ...

Foreign languages

Writeacher, do you know anything about English conversation lessons on Skype? Can you please suggest sites which offer online conversation courses? Thank you for your invaluable help! My sister would like to take one-hour conversation lessons every two days with an English ...

English

Hello! I am teaching English to 8th graders next week (they are learning English as a foreign language for 5 years) I have two short texts (one about Alexander Bell and his invention of the telephone and other about Christian Huygens and his invention of the clock) Under each ...

Easy Work

How do you know whan a word is in standard or non-standard Canadian English? http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1161223800.1161225901 Can I fond a Canadian-english dictionary online possibly. And I understand what you have said. But if a word is given such as, Rejoice, how ...

Introduction to Psychology

Kevin and Cheryl has completed their first day of naturalistic obeservation of adolesents at the local hligh school. As they discussed their experiences during the day, they found that they were both concerned about the difference their presence in the classrooms made on ...

English 3

WHat is the percent that English derives from Latin? I don't know if there's an actual number you can give for this question. If you're talking about vocabulary, it's probably more than 50%; if you're talking about grammar and structure, it's probably less than 50%. You'll ...

Government

Hello, I need this question explained. You don't have to give me the answer ,but I just need a break down ..in order to know what direction i need to go in. I know what it means to be political..I guess Im just confused by the question. Please Help ! ( Question Below) Research...

Criminal Justice -rsearch and statistics

I have to write a description of an original research project at least 4 pages long. I have to formulate a theory based on any subject that is relevant to the criminal justice system. My theory should be a definitive statement . There are 3 sections; Theory Construction Data ...

Language Arts (Please help)

Which of the following could be the best resource if you were writing a research report on giant pandas of China? A. A university's website about giant pandas. B. An encyclopedia entry about animals of East Asia (Definitely not this one) C. An online article about endangered ...

English

I selected 5 sentences as promised. I really hope the others were correct! Sentence number 6 refers to the Italian grading system which I don't know how to express in English. 1) During the break I go out in the courtyard.We aren't allowed to smoke or run in the corridor. 2) I...

English

hey, I am trying to write an essay for my university english class but I cannot find any good literary criticism databases. I went to mla international bibliography but couldn't find anything. I am trying to write an essay on the Fall of american dream for Of mice and men and ...

English(need help explain the meaning)

Do you think that there should be a cap to the monetary damages that are awarded in malpractice cases? What does this mean? what do you mean by cap to the monetary demages??? please help. I am foreign who need this sentence re explain to me in easier english. thank you

math literacy,english,afrikaans,l.o,l.s,bus

Can you become a social worker with the following subjects maths literacy, english,afrikaans,life orientation,life science,business and history are can you tell u what can you become with that subjects above

foreign language

Hi there! I know two languages so far English and Russian. (I know the Russian language as well as I know English.) So, I was wondering about a third language to take at the college. I want to take a European language, but I cannot decide. Among my top choices are German, ...

Composition

I'm stuck with another research paper so I've decided to make this one very simple about cats. Here are a few questions i need answered: How many different breeds of cats are there? When and where were the first cats? Do cats carry any power? I don't think this is a good topic...

Math Help Please? c: Thank you :3

At your summer job with a research company, you must get a random sample of people from your town to answer a question about spending habits. Which of the following methods is most likely to be random? A) You survey customers at the local shopping mall. B) You survey people ...

science project

I'm filling out forms for my freshmen science fair project and I'm not sure what they mean by this question: Data Analysis: Describe the procedures you will use to analyze the data that answer research question or hypothesis HELP! Depends on the data. Most likely you would ...

statistics

A research article included the following table: Mean Score on Four Questionnarie Scales Before and After the Experimental Manipulation. Questionnaire Before After Change Dominance 18.42 16.31 -2.11 Independence 17.25 21.38 4.13** Conformity 18.97 17.20 -1.77* Nurturance 16.11...

Criminal justice

Research has continually shown that the most successful interventions concentrate first on _____ and then on improving: A. peer relations; academic mastery. B. improving parenting and the family system in general; peer relations and academic skills. C. school-based programs; ...

math

Riena has six unmarked CDs in a box, where each is dedicated to exactly one of English, mathematics, French, American history, chemistry, and computer science. Answer the following questions: a. If she chooses a CD at random, what is the probability she chooses the English CD...

English:Poetry

Hi beautiful people :) For English we need to select a poem and write a story based on the poem. The poem I have selected tentatively is William Wordsworth's "There was a Boy". What I was wondering was whether the boy jumped off the cliff, fell off the cliff or didn't die that...

English

Please could you help me with this paragraph. How is my English grammar and usage? Do I need to make any corrections? "I have been checking for the status of positions I applied at Willmut Gas, but no actions have been taken yet. Somehow, the cashier position has been taken ...

Social Studies

I need to find information on the exact things that the Indians, not just Squanto, did to help the pilgrims survive that first winter. I know that they helped them learn to hunt and fish and plant crops...but how did they teach them. Did they also help feed the Pilgrims that ...

U.S. History

Should English be declared the official language of the United States? List three effects that you believe such a law would have. Explain your position. i need some help doing this.My position is that i DON'T think English should be declared the official language.

English

has any 1 read the novel called, "The House that was Eureka"? if so can u pls tell me what are examples of 'use of violence to resist injustice'. i need it for my english essay. plus i also have to mention the modern world's use of violence to resist injustice. pls help me.

English

Posted by rfvv on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:53pm. 1. Dogs can't see some colors. 2. Dogs can't see several colors. 3. Dogs can't see a few colors. 4. Dogs can't see any colors. .................................. Are they all grammatical? Can we use 'some,' 'several,' or '...

History

Which was a cause of the English Civil War? disagreements between Protestants and Jews rebellion in the English colonies a split between England and Scotland a dispute between the king and Parliament My answer: a dispute between the king and Parliament

English

Read the clauses. Then write main or subordinate for each clause. if the clause is a subordinate clause add a main clause to make it a complex sentence Before I go to school Subordinate Before I go to school I take a shower We heard a concert at Town Lake Park main That I read...

English

Hi there. I'm from Poland and I'm studying English. I need some help with a True/False exercise. There's a piece of text and there's a question below it and you need to answer it with true or false. My query is especially aimed at English Teacher's and native speakers. Piece ...

Communications 220

Create a thesis for your research paper. How do you plan on supporting your thesis with compelling arguments and coutner arguments? This is what I have so far. Please let me know if I need to further explain how I will support the arguments and if the thesis I have created is ...

math

In a freshman class of 3500 students at a particular college, 20000 are taking either a history of English class their first semester. Of these 2000 students, 1300 are taking both a history class and an English class, and 375 are taking only a history class. Draw a Venn ...

AED

CheckPoint: Legal and Ethical Issues Confronting the Education of English Language Learners  Consider that in recent years several states have abandoned bilingual education, but advocacy groups have argued that something must be done to help English Language Learners ...

accounting 2

Stower's Research issues bonds dated Jan.1,2005 that pay interest semiannually on June 30and Dec.31. The bonds have a $20,000 par value, an annual contract rate of 10% and mature in 10 years. For each of the following, determine the bonds price on Jan. 1, 2005 and prepare the ...

statistics

For which of the following situations would a repeated-measures research design be appropriate? a. comparing mathematical skills for girls versus boys at age 10 b. comparing pain tolerance with and without acupuncture needles c. comparing self-esteem for students who ...

English

Revised from Wednesday, January 16, 2013 (10:46 a.m.) I choose to become a Medical Transcriptionist to use my skills in writing, spelling, grammar and punctuation. My passion for medical transcription arose because of my love for research and thirst for knowledge. I have been ...

ENGLISH Correcting #5,6,8 & 9

5)Both Ada and Phil are evaluating their thesis statement, topic sentences, and evidence. If Ada finds that her essay doesn't have a thesis statement identifying the topic of the essay, Ada will reread the essay and decide what the main point of the essay. If Phil finds that ...

Maths

A company is planning to manufacture and sell a new headphone set. After conducting extensive market surveys, the research department provide the following estimates: Marginal costs function: c^' (x)=RM(40+0.4x) where x is the quantity sold for the fixed cost of RM 600. At the...

world issues

i need some detailed information about the history of any country in the world that has had major urban development. -why was the site chosen? (for development) - what is the nature of the urban area? - how much population and housing is there? - where do water and food ...

MATH

Can someone please HELP me figure this out? According to statistics gathered as part of a research project by a group of statistics students on the college campus, 376 out of the 439 deaths attributed to lightning strikes were male. If all of the names of the deceased were ...

social studies,managnent

Group 1 will represent a major tobacco company like R. J. Reynolds or Philip Morris. . Topic that will be debated is: Should tobacco companies cease and desist all advertising in the United States? Each group should thoroughly research the issues, and come prepared to class on...

statistics

A research organization claims that the monthly wages of industrial workers in district X exceeds that of those in district Y by more than Rs 150. Two different samples drawn independently from the two district yielded the following results: District X: x1 = 648, s12 = 120, ...

com220

I am having a hard time with my assignment it is asking consider the following effective visuals can illustrate points in your research paper and help readers understand and accept your argument more easily. Develop two or more visual you plan to use in your paper. Write a ...

Lang Arts

2. Which verb correctly completes the below sentence? The collection written by several of my favorite authors _____ research in the rainforest. *discuss discusses 4. Because Anne refers to the bumper sticker as “everlasting punishment,” you can infer that she thinks the ...

Math

The property restoration company PuroServ is considering switching to new dehumidifiers. Their market research, considering the cost of the new machines and their efficiency, tells them that the switch would give them a 54% chance of making a $20,000 profit, a 23% chance of ...

Math

The property restoration company PuroServ is considering switching to new dehumidifiers. Their market research, considering the cost of the new machines and their efficiency, tells them that the switch would give them a 54% chance of making a $20,000 profit, a 23% chance of ...

MATH

The property restoration company PuroServ is considering switching to new dehumidifiers. Their market research, considering the cost of the new machines and their efficiency, tells them that the switch would give them a 54% chance of making a $20,000 profit, a 23% chance of ...

MATH

The property restoration company PuroServ is considering switching to new dehumidifiers. Their market research, considering the cost of the new machines and their efficiency, tells them that the switch would give them a 54% chance of making a $20,000 profit, a 23% chance of ...

math

in a group of 50 students, 28 speak english and 37 speak spanish. if five members speak neither language, how many speak both english and spanish? i donn't understand... it says a group of 50 students but 28 + 37 is already grater than 50

English

1. From the data base of the website, we can make problems. 2. From the data bank of the website, we can make problems. (Which expression is right?) 3. Tim_Data (What is the English name for the short holizontal line? It is not called 'hyphen', right?)

philosophy

I am to write a eight to ten page research paper based upon a current event/ pressing social issue that is relevant in my community. I want to write about crime but crime is not very prevalent in my town until recently we had like 4 murders in the last month. Do you think I ...

small business management

Gary and Wilma Johnson plan to open a bus tour business, taking people from their small city to historic sites along the East Coast. Tours will include bus fare, hotel accommodations, breakfast, and admission to the sites. What aspect of their research might they want to pay ...

English

Could you please tell me if everything is OK? Thank you. I had to include the linguistic objectives of the project as well as the methods we are going to employ. Linguistic objectives 1)To provide students with the necessary linguistic structures to operate in a global work/...

english

hey I'm a 9th grader and my english teacher give me a summative homework about rumors. He need us to write a problem that happen in school and also want us to answer or solve the problem about rumors.. I need help with it because I know nothing about rumors..

English

i be having test soon in english and we be writing synthesis essay and narrative essay, i not know what synthesis mean, can you please give me examples of narrative essays online i know narrative be story telling type essay but examples be helpful for me to study.

english

there is some unknown poet called M.T. Buckley whom seems to be known only to the the English teachers and himself. Wrote a poem called "Birthday" and some others like "Poem of Poems" that didn't make it into the whose who of Poets. Does anyone know about this poet. His(her) ...

Economics

Multiple Choice: Products with a positive income elasticity greater than one are: a)dying products b)normal goods c)luxury goods d)inferior goods Take a shot. Be sure to research the concepts of normal, inferior, and luxury goods. (hint: "dying products" are right out)

Science Help

jamal's neighbor tells him that there are more bacterial cells than human cells in his body. which of these is the best reason that jamal should question his neighbors statement? a. jamal is older than his neighbor b. jamal does not like his neighbor very much. c. his neighbor...

SCIENCE

jamal's neighbor tells him that there are more bacterial cells than human cells in his body. which of these is the best reason that jamal should question his neighbors statement? a. jamal is older than his neighbor b. jamal does not like his neighbor very much. c. his neighbor...

6th grade english

I'm helping out my sister with her english homework and I am confused on what to do. Underline the independent clauses once and the dependent clauses twice. Circle the phrases. Our football team is proud because the team is undefeated. The part that i don't understand is the ...

Economics

Effect on the money supply on two monetary policies: The Fed increased the discount rate The Fed decreases the required reserve ratio. Give me keywords that will shorten my research please. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is what I entered: Click Here...

English expression

A. Looking at the capital letters in Italic script carefully, trace each letter in the alphabet. There are two four lines in A, and the alphabet are written on the four line dimly. <~~I don't understand this at all! They<~~Who are "they"? should practice writing the ...

economics

You’re the manager of global opportunities for a U.S. manufacturer, who is considering expanding sales into Europe. Your market research has identified 3 potential market opportunities: England, France, and Germany. If you enter the English market, you have a 0.5 chance of ...

English

Hello! Can you recommend me any poem or a short story ( really short) which I can do with my class? ( 19 year olds, learning English as a foreign language)I need to have one pre-reading activity, one while-reading and one post-reading activity. Thank you

statistics

SAT Exam Scores – A school administrator wonders if students whose first language is not English score differently on the math portion of the SAT exam than students whose first language is English. The mean SAT math score of students whose first language is English is 516, ...

health

All of the following are true regarding smoking EXCEPT: - Smoking inhibits the T cells from working properly in the lungs - Smoking is viewed by many today as being socially unacceptable - Research shows that the nicotine patch is no no more effective than a placebo - Ninety ...

Health

I need answer to these questions Research the Walkerton Tragedy. Explain what happened, why and what specifically is being done to prevent it happening elsewhere. Your report should be one to two pages long. Air Pollution Often we do not think of air pollution as separate ...

Of mice and men

Would you say that the diction is simple and straight forward? The text is pretty easy to read and comprend. Steinbeck's style would be described as what? http://college.hmco.com/english/heath/syllabuild/iguide/steinbec.html Read especially the section subtitled Significant ...

math

Graph the following equations; calculate the slope, x-intercept, and y-intercept, and label the intercepts on the graph. 1. A temperature of 41 degrees F is equivalent to 278.2 degrees K, while a temperature of 86 degrees F is equivalent to 303.2 degrees K. Find the equation ...

English

Posted by rfvv on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:45pm. 1. I wish I were good at ja dance. 2. I wish I were good at ja dances. ------------- Which on is grammatical? English - Ms. Sue, Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 7:48pm Sorry -- but I don't know what ja dance (or dances) ...

Calculus

A manufacturer constructs open boxes from sheets of cardboard that are 6 inches square by cutting small squares from the corners and folding up the sides. The Research and Development Department asks you to determine the size of the square that produces a box of greatest ...

Science

Look at the table of radioactive isotypes below. Isotype Type of Decay Uranium-238 Alpha Nickel-63 Beta Iodine-131 Beta Radium-226 Alpha With the help of a periodic table, predict the element that forms in each case. I'm confused by this. Am I suppose to research each of the ...

psychology

in his research, Dr. Caulfiel wants compare levels of tests anxiety among high school students in grade 10 and 12. His hypothesis is that seniors will have higher levels of test anxiety than sophomores will. His theoretical definition of test anxiety for each person in his ...

Health Psychology Committee Report

Assign one or more of the items in the bulleted duty list below to each of these four job titles: substance abuse counselor; inpatient-only psychologist; child psychologist; adult psychologis. Specify duties for five hospital-associated psychologists that reflect health ...

Psychology

For these hypothesis, I need to know... Determine what research goal is required determine whether you can use the experimental method decide how you would define your variables(using operational definitions) (1) A pregnant woman's diet affects the birth weight of the baby (2...

english- need a creative title!

For my english class i had to right a paper on civil war slang and how this topic releated to the book The Red Badge of Courage. I finished my paper but have no idea of a creative title. Im not good at thinking up good titles :/ have any ideas?

English

I need some information about the figures (?) that are part of the crib. I really hope you can help me. On Christmas Eve I spent time preparing the crib (crèche?). I set up the various figures (can you help me name some of them in English). What do you usually eat on ...

English

Well in english we have to write an essay which deals with dramatic irony between two stories. The stories are One thousand dollars and by the waters of babylon. WEll my teacher said to make it a compare and contrast essay and im not sure how to find the simularities of the ...

Answers for business English

I need answers for lessons 7 and 8 of business English !

Social Studies 1

Geographers want to know how people living in hazard-phone areas are affected by natural disasters such as floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, and earthquakes. Although the number of natural disasters has remained relatively constant over the years- thirty per year throughout the ...

English Grammar

Hi, I'm writing an English essay and I was wondering which sentence is grammatically correct. 1)The individual rights to speak are taken from John and Mary or 2) The individual's right to speak are taken from John and Mary

Research-DELL

could you help me find some articles about dell's compeition during the early 1980s with other computer makers. ive tried looking everywhere i cannot find anything. i need to write about problems dell experienced before its company went public in 1988 so any information about ...

Abnormal Psychology

Which of the following is not true of the meta-analytic findings of research therapy with children? A. Changes achieved by children receiving treatment are greater than those for children not receiving treatment. B. Treatment effects are larger for problems that are ...

algebra

Your research the average cost of whole milk for several years to look for trends.the table show your data what is the equation for a line of best fit how much would you expect to pay for a gallon of milk in the year Year 1998-2000-2002-2004-2006-2008 Cost 2.28-2.76-2.94-2.91-...

English

Writeacher, thank you very much for all your explanations!! I think the part of the integration of the project into the students' curriculum should be improved. This is what I translated. I think certain points should be omitted. I also wanted to add a new point. 1) ...

Filipino to english

Can anyone help me with this message. Its suppose to be in Filipino and I need to know what it says in English!! kagigising ko lang,, natulog agad ako padating ko, kasi hindi ako makatulog kahapon bago pumasok,, kaya antok ako sa work kanina, kaya pag uwi ko natulog,, 12:20pm ...

English

1. I like joining a chat room and talking with foreigners in English. 2. I entered a chat room on line and chatted with a native speaker for a long time. 3. I took part in chat rooms and had a conversation with foreigners. --------------------------------- Are the expressions ...

International Peace

How does the United States deter North Korea from exploring ballistic missile research in creating an intercontinental ballistic missile?  What should the United States do if it is determined that North Korea is very close to creating the technology to send a missile across ...

Custer's Last Stand

I have only been around for two research days for this big project on Custer's Last Stand, and I have some information and a LOT of books, but I need quick, straightforward info that I can work around. Any solid information you know pertaining to details of Custer's Last Stand...

Finance

The Do-All-Right Marketing Research firm has promised payments to their bondholders oneperiod from now that total $100. The company believes that there is a 85% chance that the cash flow will be sufficient to meet these claims. However, there is a 15% chance that cash flows ...

Statistics

In an analysis of variance, if the null hypothesis is true then: - The research hypothesis is also true -You will need fewer participants for the experiment - There is less variance among the sample means than if the null hypothesis was not true - The within-group estimate of ...

Social Research Methods

Sampling. Use ONE page of your community’s telephone book to complete the following: Build a sample using SRS (N=10). Build a sample using Stratified SRS, stratified by gender (N=20). Build a sample using systematic sampling (N=20). What do you believe are the advantages and...

English

I have to analyze the use of diction and syntax in three authors specific works, but I'm unsure of how to anazlyze/explain these, exactly. I know that diction is the author's word choice and syntax is sentence structure, but I don't know how to pinpoint one's diction and ...

Animal Science

We have to do a research project on reproduction in the following animals: rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, birds, and chincillas. We are having a hard time finding a website with the right information. We need to identify, the age in which these animals come into sexual ...

topics wrting in english

. in one of the periodic publications of the country, whose language is studied, you read article about the liquidation of zoos in the large cities. You converse with your friends: 1) describe to them about that read, say, what the title of article was; 2) express your opinion...

english

1. It is 10km away from this island to that island. 2. It is 10km from this island to that island. ---------------------------- Are both okay? Do we have to use 'away' or not? Is 'It' refers to 'the distance'? • English - Brea today at 3:10am Second one makes sense, first ...

History

For my history class I have to do a research report about a social topic and I want to talk about cults. My teacher said to choose one and I chose Heaven's Gate. At first I was going to talk about the harmful effects of cults but after researching it, it was hard to find. A ...

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