# How did US manufacturers become vulnerable to offshore outsourcing?

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chemistry
Acetic acid is known to be a weak acid. What will happen to the acidity of the solution when sodium acetate is added to acetic acid? A. The solution will become more acidic. B. The pH will remain the same. C. The solution will become less acidic. D. The solution will become ...

politics
The LEAST likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be: A. the National Organization of Women. B. the United Auto Workers. C. the National Association of Manufacturers. D. the Sierra Club. C?

Statistics
1. Consider an experiment that consists of rolling a pair of dice. There are 36 possible outcomes for this experiment which are equally likely. What is the probability of getting a total of 3 or 5 for this experiment? (a) 1 /3 (b) 20/36 (c) 1/36 (d) 1/6 (e) 1/2 2. A car dealer...

Trigonometry
Angle of Depression Find the angle of depression from the top of the lighthouse 250 feet above water level to the water line of a ship 2.5 miles offshore.

social studies
again with the articles haha "An article on Abraham Lincoln's rise to the presidency (this should NOT be about his presidency but what he had to do to become president and his struggles to become one)"

Math
A 200-foot cliff drops vertically into the ocean. The angle of elevation from a ship to the top of the cliff is 22.3 degrees. How far offshore, to the nearest foot, is the ship?

Politics
The least likely contributor to Democratic candidates would be. A. National Organization of Women B. United Auto Workerd C. National Association of Manufacturers D. Sierra Club The Answer is D

Physics
Pepe and Alfredo are resting on an offshore raft after a swim. They estimate that 3m separates a trough and an adjacent crest of surface waves on the lake. They count 14 crests that pass by the raft in 20 seconds. Calculate how fast the waves are moving.

bio
4. In the Krebs cycle (or citric acid cycle), starting with citrate, what happens? a. Organic compounds become more reduced and CO2 is produced b. Organic compounds become more oxidized and CO2 is produced c. Some organic compounds become reduced and electron carriers become ...

english
IS this a good thesis statement? On my wedding day I realized I had to make new changes in my life because I had to become a responsible adult, learn to be without my parents and become independent.

psychology
the legal requirement that professionals notify appropriate authorities about cases in which children and certain other groups of vulnerable individuals are being abused is referred to as a) parens patriae. b)informed consent. c)duty to warm. d)mandated reporting.

math 7th
9+2-(10x+2) Does the - before the parenthesis change the sign of the numbers inside of the parentheis? ie. Does 10x become -10x and does +2 become -2? Thanks!

Ancient history
"[Egypt] has become the image of heaven, and what is more, the resting place of heaven and all the forces that are in it. If we should tell the truth; our land has become the temple of the world" What does that quote mean?

nutrition
Since few foods naturally contain Vitamin D, manufacturers fortify milk with this vitamin. Why do you think milk was the food chosen for this purpose?

Social Studies
A government would most likely choose trade barriers in order to: a- make more money from taxes b- keep popular goods off shelves c- help local manufacturers d- discourage job growth C?

Politics
A group of retired plant workers seeking to maintain company health benefits might turn to which of the following for help? A. The AFL-CIO B. National Association of Manufacturers C. U.S. Chamber of Commerce D. American Medical Associaton Is the Answer B ?

Early childhood education
What is one possible factor that may make a child vulnerable to stigma? a.being the same religion as the majority of the class. b. having brothers and sisters who were stigmatized c. getting a B on a spelling test d. having a health condition

Economics
If the government announced the economy is headed into an expansionary period of rising real GDP and prices, businesses would most likely respond by: a. lowering wages so that they could afford to hire more workers b. dismantling some of existing production facilities c. ...

History
What Physical Feature of the New World's Coastline greatly attracted European Colonits A.Offshore islands B.Fertile soil along high moutain cliffs C.Natural harbors along the Atlantic Coast D.Large lakes along the coastline D?

Calculus
An offshore oil well is 4 kilometers off the coast. The refinery is 5 kilometers down the coast (see figure). Laying pipe in the ocean is twice as expensive as on land. What path should the pipe follow in order to minimize the cost?

Ethics and Tech
Computer simulations can: A. accurately predict the weather a month in advance. B. save automobile manufacturers time and money as they develop new cars. C. prove our planet is overpopulated. D. All of the above Im confused between A and D

World History
What immediate effect will the pieds-noirs have on these native Algerians' lives? A. They will become factory or commercial farm workers.****** B. They will be forced to fight for their freedom. C. They will relocate to France and learn modern skills. D. They will gain an ...

Chemistry
Do a cation of Mg^+2 and an anion of CO3^-2 become Mg(CO)3 or magnesium carbonite? What about (NH4)2 SO4. What cation and anion does that become? I'm not seeing why SO would get 4 if it already has that to begin with. Thank you!

psychology
Contrary to what one might expect, all intellectual facets of an individual do not necessarily decrease with aging. With regard to memory, wisdom, and creativity, research has found that A. Memory processes become less efficient, wisdom grows, and creativity remains stable. B...

psychology
Contrary to what one might expect, all intellectual facets of an individual do not necessarily decrease with aging. With regard to memory, wisdom, and creativity, research has found that A. Memory processes become less efficient, wisdom grows, and creativity remains stable. B...

science
from the point of view of an enviromentalist,what is probably the most significant argument against offshore drilling for oil? a)coal is preferable resource to oil. b)oil corporations are falsely advertising an oil shortage in order to expand thier drilling operations.

Cultural Diversity
Would (B) be the best answer for this question? Young speakers of Castillian Spanish and Cantonese Chinese may be especially vulnerable to environmental influences in the mainstream classroom because of their: A. oral traditions B. linguistic environments C. cultural history D...

History
In river valley civilizations, permanent settlements were stable, but were more vulnerable to attack to natural disasters, which ruined crops. This created a need for 1) skilled hunters and gatherers 2) warriors to specialize in defense, and religion to intercede with natural ...

Social Studies
How do you think America might be different if Missouri had not become a state? If Missouri didn't become a state slavery would probably be abolished quicker.

geography, maths liti, life sciences and economics
Iwnt to become an economist, so Iwnt to knw that is this subject suitable for me to become an economist?

african american history
how did slaves become owners of their properties.... (what did they have to do to become property owners of their property in the mid 19th century)

Language Arts
We are working on subject verb agreement. Would you say....Food and equipment become expensive or would it be becomes? Trying to decide between become and becomes. Thanks.

English
In my 5-paragraph essay, I say "my goal of becoming a doctor" or "to become a doctor" at least 4 times. What can I say instead of become?

biology
how do some cells become brain cells and others become skin cells when the DNA in all of the cells is exactly the same

Government US
According to Charles Beard, which of these was NOT an economic group that benefited from specific constitutional provisions? a. Those holding public b. slave owners c. Western land speculators d. Farmers and ranchers e. Merchants and manufacturers I would say C Please check.

ap biology again
In order to answer a question I must use this information but I find it very confusing. The restriction enzymes of bacteria protect the bacteria from succesful attack by bacteriophages, whose genomes can be degraded by the restriction enzymes. The bacterial genomes are not ...

Calculus
A light in a lighthouse 5 kilometers offshore from a straight shoreline is rotating at 4 revolutions per minute. How fast is the beam moving along the shoreline when it passes the point 5 kilometers from the point opposite the​ lighthouse?

Calculus
An offshore well is 2 miles off the coast. The refinery is 4 miles down the coast. If a laying pipe in the ocean is twice as expensive as on land, what path the pipe should follow in order to minimize the coast. Is the answer 2.1? Can you some list their steps?

How do I become a tutor?
Hi! I was wondering if someone could tell me how to become a tutor.

AP Physics
The lead female character in the movie Diamonds Are Forever is standing at the edge of an offshore oil rig. As she fires the gun, she is driven back over the edge and into the sea. Suppose the mass of a bullet is 0.013 kg, and its velocity is +725 m/s. Her mass (including the ...

English
1. What do your parents want you to become? 2. What do your parents want you to be? 3. What do your parents want you to do? 4. What do your parents want you to do in the future? - They want me to become a public prosecutor. (What is the suitable question for the answer?)

planning
Ms. Sue, you told me last time to search up my college to see what courses are required for hygienist, and so this is what I got. 2. The course choices that I make today lead to the fulfillment of this dream by them providing all the knowledge that I need to know to become ...

English
1. She was drying her hair with the hair drier. 2. Dry your body with this big towel. 3. After bath, you need to keep your body dry not to catch a cold. 4. Study hard, and you will get high scores. 5.Practice ping-pong hard, or you will lose the game. 6. Work hard, and you ...

Algebra 1A
in 1993 the elevation of an offshore well was -2990ft. in 1998, a new well was 370ft. deeper. what was the elveation of the new well in 1998. in 1998 the elevation of the new well was -3360. is this correct? thanks

Engish
Despite brawls caused by drunken fans, it is virtually impossible to eliminate alcohol from baseball stadiums. A major reason is that the key sponsors of baseball games are beer manufacturers such as Coors, Miller, and Busch. This is a Cause and Effect is this correct.

English
We must truly become our brothers’ and sisters’ keepers. Is this written correctly? OR should it be We must truly become our borther's and sister's keepers. OR We must truly become our brother and sisters' keepers. Because the statement applies collectively to many people...

Algebra
I need help filling in the blank and answering the question. 1. If you move the two foci of an ellipse together so that they become a single point, then the ellipse will become a/an------. 2. What happens when the major and minor axes are exactly the same length? circle, circle

math
If one is added to both numenator ans denominator fraction become 3/4 however 3 is subtracted from both the fraction become 1/2.fnd the fraction.

Grammar (Writeacher)(Ms. Sue)
Revise each sentence below to correct an error in pronoun-antecedent agreement. Underline the pronoun that you have substituted and its antecedent. 1. A police officer is highly trained to perform their duties. 2. Neither Caroline nor Jessica has decided whether they will ...

Science
If the fish from a particular stream have become genetically adapted to their home stream over many generations, what might happen if their fertilized eggs are used to "restock" a different stream that has become depleted of fish?

algebra
in 1993, the elevation of an offshore well was -3250 feet. in 1998, a new well was 310 feet deeper. What was the elevation of the new well in 1998?

Social Studies
Which of these is most likely a feature of a free trade agreement? a. removing tariffs from imported goods. b. raising taxes on exported goods. c. making it illegal to hire workers in other countries. d. providing money directly to local manufacturers. A?

psychology
Sexually active undergraduate women who do not consistently use contraceptives see themselves as less vulnerable to unwanted pregnancy than do other undergraduate women.This best illustrates A: the tyranny of choice B: emotion-focused coping C: the Type A personality D; ...

Social Studies 7R Help!
I have this chart it look like this Issue Thomas Jefferson Alexnder H. Pol. Party Republican Federalist I'm in: Type of Economy under issue i wrote for federlist: support manufacturers what did the republican supported? please help

physics
If you rub a glass rod and silk together, the rod will then become positively charged, the metal ball will become negative,and the leaves will be positive, making it closer together ... or If you rub a glass rod and silk together, the rod will then become negatively charged, ...

AP Psychology
how does top-down processing leave us vulnerable to illusions? what is the role of attention in behavior? How does experience and culture influence perceptual processes? (ex: perceptual set, context efffects) how do common sensory disorders, like vision or hearing loss, affect...

If the fish from a particular stream have become genetically adapted to their home stream over many generations, what might happen if their fertilized eggs are used to restock a different stream that has become depleted of fish?

Science
Explain how our everyday uses of natural resources around us become biomass. Give examples from your everyday life of resources that can later become biomass.

statistics
A company that manufacturers bookcases finds that the average time it takes an employee to build a bookcase is 23 hours with a standard deviation of 8 hours. A random sample of 64 employees is taken. What is the likelihood that the sample mean will be 18 hours or more?

English
1. When there are no more trees, the land will become a desert. 2. When thre are not any more trees, the land will become a desert. 3. When there are not trees any more, the land will become a desert. ---------------- Are they all the same in meaning?

algebra
Please show work* . i don't get how to do this at all only 1/3 of the university students wanted to become teachers . if 2600 didn't want to become teachers, how many university students are there?

English-Grammar
After the war, American shipping became vulnerable to attacks by pirates. simple sentence (my answer) compound sentence complex sentence compound complex sentence

Statistics
Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...

Statistics
Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...

English
1. If I miss so much school again, how can I become a teacher? 2. If I miss so many schools again, how can I become a teacher? -------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #2 grammatical?

sci 241
food and drug manufacturers be allowed to mislead consumers by using uncommon terms and descriptions to mislead or deceive consumers or should they be required to use "layman" terminology that almost all consumers can understand? Please support your answer.

Literature
Hunger Games:Which of the following was a more caring act, Katniss providing food for her family, volunteering as tribute, or helping out Peeta, when he was injured?ThankYou ! In my opinion,caring for peetas leg was pretty caring, when she couldve cared for herself, mkaing her...

How do most U.S. manufacturers monitor their factories for compliance with corporate codes of conduct? a.) By applying an internal audit system b.) By using the service of an independent NGO c.)By hiring the for-profit services of a consulting or audit firm d.)By inviting a ...

algebra
The weekly cost of manufacturing x telephones per week is found by a manufacturer to be C(x)= 500+20x+xsq dollars. The telephones can be sold at a price p=\$80 each. a)find the manufacturers's break-even production level(s) b)for what production levels will the manufacturer ...

health care policy making
Explain how stakeholders become involved in the policy making process and why their voices often become a driver for change in health policy. That is the assignment any ideas on where I can find some information? would i look government laws

US History
Select all that apply. The four factors that caused New England manufacturers to start spinning mills were: A. power from waterfalls B. available cotton C. the first modern depression of 1819 E. the Embargo F. Clay's "American System" available labor G. the first tariff I ...

Math
Jane is 2mi offshore in a boat and wishes to reach a coastal village 6mi down a straight shoreline from the point nearest the boat. She can row 2mph and can walk 5mph. Where should she land her boat to reach the village in the least amount of time? I'm totally stumped by this ...

to Ms. Sue
thank you for answering the question. My answer is that the Assyrian Empire is closer in location to the kingdom of Israel than the Kingdom of Judah that makes Kingdom of Israel vulnerable to Assyrian Empire. is this right? thank you.

math
Home Depot wants to buy a new line of fertilizers. Manufacturer A offers a 19/14 chain discount. Manufacturer B offers a 24/12 chain discount. Both manufacturers have the same list price.

Calculus (trig derivatives)
A lighthouse 2 miles offshore has a light that rotates once every 20 seconds. At what rate is the light traveling along the shore if it is shining on a point 4 miles along the shore from the point nearest the lighthouse?

scienct
what are some benefits and risks associated with using bacteria to clean up oil spills? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "bacteria 'oil spills'" to get these possible sources: http://www.tierramerica.net/2003/1215/iarticulo.shtml ...

hum/176
In this week's video, Bill Goodykoontz discusses the effects of violence on audiences and gamers. How much responsibility do filmmakers, game manufacturers, etc. bear when it comes to depicting violence? How much responsibility do parents have in allowing children exposure to ...

English
Lately, tacos have become my favorite food. ?would have become my favorite food be the predicate?

biology
Name a covalent bond of amylose that can become hydrolyzed? Name a cvalent bond of Casein that can become hydrolyzed?

Hi, Could you give me your opinion if I should add more to. Thank you Why is political correctness important? Political correctness is important because we need to be sensitive to stereotyping against race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We ...

How do most U.S manufacturers montor their factories for compilance with corporate codes of conduct? a. by applying an internal audit system b. by using the services of an independent NGO c. by hiring the for-profit services of a consulting or audit firm d. by inviting a ...

Social Studies
How do you think America might be different if Maine had not become a state? If Maine had not become a state the Louisiana Purchase would not have been divided and the number of free and slave states would not be equal

English
1. I think watching TV is bad because we cannot study effectively. 2. I think watching TV is bad because we can become violent as we watch violence movies. 3. I think watching TV is not so good because we have many things to do. We should not waste time watching TV programs. 4...

English
1. I will become a farmer so that I may grow seedless big grapes. 2. I will become a farmer so that I may grwo big seedless grapes. (What do you think of the world order? Which one is right?)

English
degenerate sanctuary implausible scrutiny incoherent sinister intercede suffice intricate vulnerable 1) kens cartoon ______ for the school newspaper, but they wouldnt be good enough for the city paper. 2)in the batman movies the jokers name is misleading, for hes a(n) _____ ...

calculus
A shark, looking for dinner, is swimming parallel to a straight beach and is 90 meters offshore. The shark is swimming at a constant speed of 30 meter per second. At time t = 0, the shark is directly opposite a lifeguard station. How fast is the shark moving away from the ...

Math
Could someone check my work? A 200-foot cliff drops vertically into the ocean. The angle of elevation from a ship to the top of the cliff is 22.3 degrees. How far offshore, to the nearest foot, is the ship? Tan(22.3) = 200ft/x xtan(22.3)=200ft x=200/tan(22.3) x=487.65 Answer: ...

calculus
a dvision of sellier industries manufacturers the perfect model cellular phone. the daily cost (in dollars) of producing these cellular phones is C(x) = 0.0002x^3-0.06x^2+120x+5000 where x stands for the number of units produced what is the actual cost incurred in ...

Chemistry
The density of copper decreases as temperature increases. Which statement accurately describes the changes in a sample of copper when it is warmed from room temperature to 95 degree Celcius. a. The sample will become lighter. b. The sample will become heavier. c. The sample ...

Social studies NEED HELP
which of the following were problems faced by the english colonist at jamestown? The colony employed many indentured servants and paying them was different •• They Settled in an insecure location and were vulnerable to Spanish attack The location of the colony made life ...

Chemistry
So the answer is c,correct? The density of copper decreases as temperature increases. Which statement accurately describes the changes in a sample of copper when it is warmed from room temperature to 95 degree Celcius. a. The sample will become lighter. b. The sample will ...

English
I need a word for the following description: when children come into the world they`re vulnerable to like racism and sexist people and like all those things we are trying to prevent. What would you call those things (racism, sexism ect.)? One word

Pyhsical Science
Which of the following statements is true about scientific theories? A. Scientific theories become scientific laws. B. Scientific theories are never proven. C. Scientific theories become hypotheses. D. Scientific theories summarize patterns found in nature. I think it's B.

science
as temperture rises,solids generally become more soluable in water but gases become less soluble.if a soft drink comtains high concentrations of sugar and carbon dioxide.which of the following may be expected to happen if it is cooled down? 1)sugar may percipate out.2)gas ...

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

Social Studies
1. What was the goal of the 18th amendment?(1 point) a. to reduce the number of crimes committed with alcohol. b. to force manufacturers to find other drinks to make. c. To end alcohol abuse and improve American's lives. d. to encourage Americans to spend their money on other ...

Chemistry
Static charge can interfere with the production of plastic products by attracting dust and dirt. to reduce it, manufacturers expose the area to polonium-210, which has a half-life of 138 days. How much of a 25.0-g sample will remain after one year (365 days)? N = N0(1/2)t/T...

The Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...

The Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...

Curriculum
When are children who live with overly critical or controlling adults particularly vulnerable? A. During years two and three, when they're exercising increased autonomy B. During elementary school, when involved in real task completion C. During preadolescence, when they have ...

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