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Algebra 2

Posted by Christian on Monday, May 7, 2007 at 11:34am. The area of a rectangular blanket in square centimeters is 40x^2+2x-65. The width is 4x-5 cm^2. Find the dimensions of the blanket in terms of x. For Further Reading Algebra 2 - Brown, Monday, May 7, 2007 at 2:40pm What is...

Math

1, In one school, 5/6 of the 6th graders take a foreign language. of these students, 2/5 take French. a. What fraction of the 6th graders take French? 5/6 x 2/6= 1/3 b. If there are 150 6th graders,how many take French? 150/1 x 1/3 =5/3 ?

Statistics

Two high school students took equivalent language tests, one in German and one in French. The student taking the German test, for which the mean was 66 and the standard deviation was 8, scored an 82, while the student taking the French test, for which the mean was 27 and the ...

Literature

Can someone check my answer. Thank You "A Very Old Man With Enormous Wings" How does the priest respond to the man with wings? What do you think his response symbolizes? Answer: The priest response to the man with wings is of suspension. He feels that he could be an impostor ...

Language

Rewrite this sentence using "Following" in the beginning. Johnson's son Michael, followed his father's footsteps many years later and also set a world record. Would this be correct Ms Sue? (Following in his father's footsteps, Michael also set a world record many years later).

spanish

Which African country has Spanish as an official language? I don't know if it is correct but isnt it Equatorial Guinea. I am not sure That would be correct. You most have a diffrent spanish class. You bet. I eaven a have a weird school. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework ...

Language helppp

The Great Plains Baking Club at a Kansas middle school is writing a cookbook. Its main focus is favorite cake recipes. Club members plan to sell their book at the Mile-High Bakers Conference in Denver, Colorado. What information should they include to support the successful ...

language!

I have to write an essay and my topic is "writing that changed the world." It can be a speech, article, essay, or excerpt from a book. I just have to explain something that resulted because of it. I've looked on many websites and I can't find anything I like. Any help?? Thanks...

English *Frankstein*

1. does Mary Shelley’s work have in common with other works written in her day? It tells of characters whose greatest achievements bring them to despair. It warns scientists to respect the limits of their intellects. It features ornate, formal language and detailed ...

language

can soemone help me please ? what is one diffrence between the credentials of Jerrilyn Jacobs and Zlata Filipovic a) Jerrilyn Jacobs a younger b) Jerrilyn Jacobs provides a firsthand account c) Jerrilyn Jacobs is a communication expert d) Jarrilyn Jacobs is a teaching expert ...

Lit/poems

Daybreak in Alabama The Planet on the Table What tone is used by each poet in these poemes--detached, cynical, philosophical, playful, solemn, ironic, or passionate? What language in the poems helps you determine the author's tone? Write 2 paragraphs in which you answer these ...

English

Hello everybody! Next week I have to teach English (as a foreign language)to 6th-graders. The lesson is called Danger or thrill.It is about extreme sports.there is a text about snow boarding, some statements and a few exercises. My mentor will first present them the lesson on ...

Language Art's

8.)Which of the following best describes the idea from MacNeil’s essay referenced in the previous question? a.)It is an opinion presented through an appeal to emotion. <---- b.)It is an opinion presented through an appeal to authority. c.)It is a fact presented through an...

Language Arts

I just have 3 questions I need help on! Here they are! 22. Read the following lines from “Africa.” Africa my Africa Africa of proud warriors in ancestral savannahs Africa of whom my grandmother sings On the banks of the distant river I have never known you But your blood ...

Fine Arts

3. Which of the following worked as an assistant on the first set of doors of the Florence Cathedral Baptistry? a. Michelangelo b. Brunelleschi c. Donatello d. Ghiberti 8. Which of the following artists created works with such small details that reproductions are not able to ...

Language Arts, someone check please?

“We’ll be there in a few hours,” said Tom Anders. “Just try to hold on.” “But Tom, the children are so hungry,” cried Maybelle Anders. “They haven’t had anything to eat for days.” “I know, honey, but just tell them to hang on. My sister Nancy’s place is...

science

sorry i put my question in the wrong place. ok my question is can you tell me if i did this correctly. my experiment was about how can you tell if the person is lying by his body language. will my independent variable be when i interview a person on a dim light while i ...

science

sorry i put my question in the wrong place. ok my question is can you tell me if i did this correctly. my experiment was about how can you tell if the person is lying by his body language. will my independent variable be when i interview a person on a dim light while i ...

German

I am not doing to good in my German class and I was wondering if anyone knew of a way I could learn outside of school? Maybe a site that teaches the basics? Or maybe someone on here that is willing to help? I really have no clue on how I can get some help, only like three ...

Lang. Arts

What evidence from the article best supports the article’s main idea: that middle school students should concentrate on a few good relationships and not worry about being popular? A>“[You] need to see that liking [yourself] is more important than being part of the in ...

Language Arts

Hello everyone! I was just wondering if you could revise this autobiographical essay for me? Thanks for your time! *** **** 10/5/14 Ever since I can remember I have lived in Philadelphia. I have many nice memories from Philadelphia, and I am fortunate enough to have a ...

Social Studies**

Outline the achievement for Elizabeth I I have got: Elizabeth I was Henry VIII's and Anne Boleyn's daughter. As Mary died ELizabeth became Queen. She was well educated and spoke as well as read Latin and Greek, the classical languaged so admired by the Humanists.She was a ...

socials

identify wat problems Meech Lake Accord created for the differnt part of canada. i say that aboriginal people also want to be recognized as distinct society. quebeckers saw clause as way of protecting french culture and language, but opponents worried that it be used in quebec...

Teachers Aide/Language and other Barriers

18. To welcome a new Asian student into your classroom, it would be appropriate to A. greet him or her warmly with a hug. B. have the student introduce himself or herself to the class. C. have classmates greet the new student by saying “welcome” in the child...

Literature

How is the more direct performative aspect of drama and/or poetry reflected in these forms? (Consider for example, each genre’s uses of literary structure, language, technique, and style.) How do these literary elements affect your reading experience? In your post, identify ...

social studies

in 1975 supreme court justice potter stewart spoke to a group of reporters about freedom of the press he said "if you look at the literal language in the 1st amendment of the constitution it says congress shall pass no law abridging freedom of press. it says nothing about ...

World History

The effect of a new greek middle class emerging and challenging nobles for power was : A. Athenians appointed solon to make reforms B. A form of government called an olligarchy emerged C. The government moved toward democracy D. Economic reforms were introduced I got A. In the...

World History

The effect of a new greek middle class emerging and challenging nobles for power was : A. Athenians appointed solon to make reforms B. A form of government called an olligarchy emerged C. The government moved toward democracy D. Economic reforms were introduced I got A. In the...

English

Which type of figurative language is used in the following line from Martin Luther King Jr.'s letter? "in some not too distant tomorrow the radiant stars of love and brotherhood." A. Metaphor B. Simile C. Personification D. Symbol Which of the following lines from King's ...

English

Which of the following is a factor that can help account for the great difference between Old English as we know it and Middle English as we know it? Although there were possibly hundreds of dialects of both languages, we really only have a written record of a few of them. The...

AP English

Which of the following is a factor that can help account for the great difference between Old English as we know it and Middle English as we know it? Although there were possibly hundreds of dialects of both languages, we really only have a written record of a few of them. The...

language arts

El Niño is a change in how warm the ocean is. It happens when warm water from the Pacific moves eastward. No one knows why this happens. It takes place every four or five years and lasts for about a year. No two are the same. It can change the weather in many places at once. ...

Lang, Arts

1.Which of the following would always require a citation in a research paper? A.Thesis statement B.an anecdotal experience C.a quotation D.a humorous statement I think it is C...? 2. Which of the following shows the correct parenthetical citation for information from page 57 ...

British lit

I need help with a few questions. They need to be answered to help me write an essay on Neoclassicism. Please help me. Thank you! 1. Throughout his career, critics accused John Dryden of catering to people in political power. Does Annus Mirabilis fit this accusation? Why or ...

Foreign Language - Latin

This week we learned the phrase, amicus curiae, meaning friend of the court. A friend of the court is an expert who comes into the court and gives background information that the court may need for the case. The person is not involved in the case in any way. Pretend that you ...

English

1. George Bernard Shaw criticized The Importance of Being Earnest for A.)being too long. B.)not being funny. C.)not having real substance. 2. Choose the word below that best completes the sentence: He’s incredibly ___________; he just can’t make up his mind about anything...

physics

Hi! I need a bit of help with 10 Physics problems. I have about 70, but these are the ones I either didn't get or needed help with. Thank you so much!! What is the decimal equivalent of 3.14 × 10 7? What is the decimal equivalent of 2.8 e-4? (In the JavaScript web language, ...

Language Arts

Civil Disobedience Part 1 Most people remember Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. as reformers who practiced non-violent forms of protest and advocacy. Both effectively changed the popular opinion about emotional issues for their countries and brought in a wave of change ...

COM 135

In order for technical communication to be effective, the writer must evaluate the intended audience, its characteristics, knowledgebase, expectations, and requirements. Address the following issues as they relate to the user manual you will create for the final project: o ...

English

Write a speech in the following situation- You are the leading actor in a school play It is the interval in the play. The first half was dreadful, with actors forgetting their lines, props falling over and the audience laughing for the wrong reasons..‟ Use a range of ...

essay research

For my language arts class, I have to write about whether or not we agree with the idea of spanking children. I agree with the idea, but I need help with research on the topic, as I cannot find some noteworthy websites. This essay is due the day after tomorrow (Friday) and if ...

Chemistry

A freshman is currently enjoying the Arts Studio program she is pursuing at a well-known university. In her free time, she likes to skate, take salsa dance lessons, and cook. She particularly enjoys pickling and decides to pickle olives over a leisurely weekend. According to ...

Chemistry

A freshman is currently enjoying the Arts Studio program she is pursuing at a well-known university. In her free time, she likes to skate, take salsa dance lessons, and cook. She particularly enjoys pickling and decides to pickle olives over a leisurely weekend. According to ...

chemistry

A freshman is currently enjoying the Arts Studio program she is pursuing at a well-known university. In her free time, she likes to skate, take salsa dance lessons, and cook. She particularly enjoys pickling and decides to pickle olives over a leisurely weekend. According to ...

Langauge arts

1.A saturated meadow, 2.Sun-shaped and jewel-small, 3.A circle scarcely wider 4.Than the trees around were tall: 5.Where winds were quite excluded, 6.And the air was stifling sweet 7.With the breath of many flowers, 8.A temple of the heat. 9.There we bowed us in the burning, ...

language could you please check my work

answers are on the bottom 1)A person's hobby a.can be physical recreation b.can be mental recreation c.both a and b 2)A good hobby is is a.exciting b.satisfying c.both a and b 3)Some hobbies are a.lifelong b. given up for something more interesting c. both a and b 4)Hobbies a....

English, AP Language, Shakespeare, AP

Hey everyone, I have a recent essay to do on Julius Caesar. The prompt is who is the tragic hero. I was chosen to go with Caesar. I have to use 3 points in the essay to defend why he is the tragic hero so far i have: -his tragic flaw: arrogance -his nobility The third point ...

Language

Read the poem and answer the questions that follow 1.There once was a cowboy named Ray 2. Who never had that much to say, 3. Except for the times 4. Stampedes stopped on a dime 5. When that cowboy named Ray hollered Hey 1.in which lines do you see repetition? 2. What is the ...

creative writing

Here are some previous answers to this question: http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1157494639.1157499174 Posted by PsyDAG on Tuesday, September 5, 2006 at 7:32pm. Although prejudice is often defined as a negative attitude, we all have prejudices (biases) toward almost ...

ENGLISH

Which of these best characterizes the difference between meter and diction in poetry? A.Meter is the rhythmical cadence and diction is the use of language. B.Meter is the pattern of end sounds and diction is the pattern of beginning sounds. C.Meter appeals to the senses and ...

sort of social studies

I need info on Great Britton, what they wear,eat, language spoken, sports, games or hobbies of the people. I think you mean Great Britain, right? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_britain If you need more information, you might look up each country within Great Britain in the...

Science

Which of the following traits is acquired? a) the number of petals that grow in a plant's flowers b) the wing shape of a wild bird c) the ability of some gorilla's to use sign language d) a cheetah's ability to run faster than any other land animal The height of a plant is ...

English-Grammar

Decide if the underlined pronoun (I put what was underlined in parentheses) in the sentences below is being used as a subject, a predicate nominative, or an appositive. (He) and Bev are using the new computer. subject (my answer)predicate nominative appositive The dancers on ...

Psyc, statistics

Introduction to Hypothesis Testing In an article entitled “Science and ethics in conducting, analyzing, and reporting psychological research” in the journal Psychological Science (1994), psychologist Robert Rosenthal examines the relationship between a researcher’s ...

Languarge Arts

Word Bank: deliberately, derision, despair, diligent, fatigue, felicitous, fervent, impudent, insolence, keen, lingered, meagerness, merit, mock, obliged, resentful, tedious, terse, treacherous, vast. When it looked like all hope was lost for winning the war, the commander ...

English

Hello! On Wednesday I am teaching English as a foreign language - 1st grade of high school) The topic: animal proverbs (I need to teach them these 18 animal proverbs) There are 8 learners in the class. I have 18 pictures of these proverbs and of course written explanations. ...

Language Art

The speaker dreams of holding a few grains of sand what is the meaning of creep How few! yet how they creep/Through my fingers to the deep stick grow crawl slip while i weep-while i weep! /O god can i not grasp /Them with a tighter clasp what is the meaning of grasp While i ...

Early Childhood Ed.

When children play-act and make change in an imaginary grocery store located in a theme corner, they are integrating which? 1. technology and creative drama 2. language and science 3. mathematics and creative drama 4. mathematics and nutrition Wouldn't they be integrating ...

Literature

Hello! I have an essay due soon, and I need some help with my thesis statement. I haven't written an essay for a few years so if someone can critique and comment on the thesis it would help out a lot. Thanks! Here it is: Although some might argue that riddles are mere children...

Literature

American literature homework question: To Kill a Mockingbird? Can someone help me understand the following question, please?: Of all the ways an author has of telling us about a character, how do we learn about the characters in To Kill a Mockingbird? -I want to say it's ...

Ms Sue please help

Can someone look over my assignemnt for accuracy please. Punctuation within Sentences—Colon 1. The book had some nice features, such as: a hard-bound cover, a ribbon for a bookmark, and the author’s signature.2. German grammar is simple: in that language, and there are no ...

Art

Can you please tell me if the following sentences were written by a native speaker? Thank you, Writeacher. 1) The usefulness of the study of languages is due not only to the frequent political and commercial interests, but also to the increasing number of jobs which require a ...

History

3.)Which of the following best describes the contributions of Horace Mann? A.)Horace Mann helped establish child labor laws that required children to attend school. B.)Horace Mann was the first person to print educational materials in Braille for blind children. C.)Horace Mann...

Language Art (Please Check)

1.B 2.A 3.B 1.which of the following is an example of a primary source? A.article written by an expert on the event B.letter from the time of the event C.website 2.When gathering information for a research paper,why is making a source card a good idea? A.so when you write your...

English

PLEASE HELP!!! Please check my answers!! I'm not sure about a few of them, but i marked the answers that I think are correct. 1. In Act IV of Romeo and Juliet, what is Friar Lawrence’s advice to Juliet concerning her parents’ wishes that she marry Paris? He tells her she ...

Language

For each sentence, underline the action verb in the parentheses that creates a more vivid picture. 1. We (sit, lounge) on the big chairs near the pool..I underlined lounge. 2. The horses (go, gallop) across the field. I underline gallop. 3. Minna and Max (gulp, eat) their ...

Social Studies

Which of the following is a cultural exchange that the people of Japan have taken part in? A)Japanese material arts have become popular around the world*** B)Japanese government-style has been adapted by many other nations C)The Shinto religion is popular around the world D)...

French

Can someone please help edit my French? My French: Quelles matières étudiez-vous cette année ? Moi, je fais deux les maths, la chimie, la physique, l’anglais et le français. Je n’aime pas les maths parce que il y a beaucoup des devoirs pour les sujets alors c’est tr...

structured query language math

Display a list of all instructors, showing their ID, name, and the number of sections that they have taught. Make sure to show the number of sections as 0 for instructors who have not taught any section. Your query should use an outerjoin, and should not use scalar subqueries...

senior courses

this is a reply to Ms.Sue's question yesterday. my college and career goals are to do with Foods. cooking, culinary arts .. but i don't think that i can chose my next year (12th grade) courses according to that, can i? those are my plans for college right now i'm having ...

Developmental Language

I have a couple of questions I need with. I asked this question yesterday-and although I received a reply- I never received conformation. 1.Is this an example of underextension or overextension? Davis went to the park with his Dad and their dog,Sport. Davis saw lots of other ...

language arts

El Niño is a change in how warm the ocean is. It happens when warm water from the Pacific moves eastward. No one knows why this happens. It takes place every four or five years and lasts for about a year. No two are the same. It can change the weather in many places at once. ...

cultural diversity

Would (C)contractual commitment with the families or (D)cross-cultural competence be the best answer for this question? Ms. Harris's new class includes two Native American children,about whose families and tribe she gathers more information. Her use of home and community ...

language

Based on the text preview as well as research about the background of the novel in and the authors life, a reader can predict the novel will mostly be about A. A young boy who marches in Washington as part of the civil right movement B. Family who is persecuted by oppoents of ...

language

Find the verb in each sentence. 1. The people believe in the giant. 2. Clearly, the giant cares about the town of Barletta. 3. Unfortunately, an army attacks the town. 4. The people quickly identify the trouble. 5. With a little thought, the giant solves the problem. 6. He ...

Elem. Ed. Another Question

I need help with these questions to make sure I am right. If the art center is orderly and organized, children: 1.should be free to mess up the materials and use them with abandon. 2.are inhibited because the materials are too organized. 3. can find what they need and use ...

Language

Which sentence contains an indirect object? • The radio warned us of the storm*** ? • The police gave everyone three hours to evacuate • Carl remained at home on the island • He escaped the storm in a boat In which situation would someone be in peril? • on a raft in ...

Fine Arts

The Hellenistic style was exemplified in A)Seasted boxer B) geometric cases C) Kouros D)Classical I said B Greek sculpture of the Classical period was characterized by? Greek sculpture of the Classical period was characterized by A)theatrical, emotional poses. B)simplified ...

Lang. Arts 2 questions

9. What is the simple subject in the sentence below? My first dog was afraid of thunderstorms. a. dog b. first dog c. of thunderstorms d. thunderstorms 10. What is the complete predicate in the sentence below? Your sister Erin wrote a fantastic essay about Paris. a. essay ...

general

What subjects do students study in the United Kingdom at the age of fourteen? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_England Scroll down. =) Thank you. English Mathematics Science Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Design Technology History Geography Modern ...

language

B. Write the complete predicate in each sentence. Underline the verb in the complete predicate. 1. People share beautiful parks. 2. They make plans for their neighborhood activities together. 3. Voters give their opinions on mayor issues. 4. Businesses advertise products on ...

Language

One particularly nice afternoon, several students were trapped in a classroom listening to a monotonous lecture by a professor the local college. After over two hours of mind-numbing discourse, one student stood up in despair and noted that she had a book with every word of ...

critical thinking. Please help.

Truth or False : for business writing,it is always best to present the most analytical, matter of fact writing in order to be convincing. most claims in business,and in persuasive writing generally tend to be contestable claims.this requires the author of the argument to do ...

Child Development

Please Check my answers 1. A type of communication that isn't only about the present and that promotes higher level thinking such as planning and reminiscing is called A. child-child conversation. B. chanting. C. early production. D. decontextualized talk. ANSWER: A 2. ...

culture

Please explain the Sapir-Whorf hypothesis in your own words. What do you think about the hypothesis? Do you accept it or reject it or are you somewhere in between? Can you think of any examples that illustrate how language and culture influence each other? (I think it’s a ...

for David, French

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. I have been unable to read your question because of "error, Gateway timed out" BUT since I know you are requesting a translation site to do long sentences correctly, let me post what I wrote yesterday for the same type of ...

English(Reed)

.. continuing our conversation from my other post regarding Brave New World and totalitarianism research paper :) my response to your comment: Thanks for your opinions Reed, I have thought about it and decided on my stance. My thesis is now "The author, Aldous Huxley, ...

English

Ative stage ideas for teaching english. You know games, word games, study games, but realy games and ideas that make them speak alot. I looking for a plethora of them. Have found 3 here two there but Im looking for a link that is the treaure trove of activate ideas (activate ...

Sign Language Sentence Structure

Can you please put these sentences into ASL sentence structure? Hi Hello The sun is out and it is hot. I heard that later on it was supposed to be cloudy. Is it going to storm? Yes there is going to be a thunderstorm. I heard it was just supposed to be windy, that's all. It is...

Programming Using Raptor

How do i program this into Raptor Language? print "What is the cost of the item?" input cost if ((cost >= 0) && (cost < 20)){print "The shipping is $2.95."} if ((cost >= 20) && (cost < 50)){print "The shipping is $3.95."} if ((cost >= 50) && (cost < 80)){...

Ap english

I have to answer a few questions about the essay Ralph Waldo Emerson From Education. (a copy of it is provided on google when you type in -what does emerson mean when he says "nature loves analogies, but not repetitions"?- ) If you have read it or can read it now please help ...

Sign Language

Write your ASL weather report or dialogue in English. Interpret your dialogue or weather report into ASL Gloss. Remember, ASL Gloss is written using only CAPITAL LETTERS. Write the English sentences line by line (not in a paragraph). Write the ASL Gloss phrase on the blank ...

Fine Arts

2. Miniature painting continued into the Romanesque period. These paintings were found a. on the top of columns b. in churches c. in religious manuscripts d. monasteries 4. Which of the following artists used small flat planes of colors to compose a look that was three ...

applicable maths--sequence

hello, i need some practises on: 1)the language and notation of sequence. 2)Recursive definition for a sequence 3)the Nth therm or general term for a sequence. can someone please give me some useful website regarding the topics above (or any other possible topics relating to ...

Lang. Arts

Imagine that Emily Costello has written a follow-up article about Bethany. It is called “Still Feeling Complete.” Based on what you read in “A Year of Living Bravely,” and on the title of the follow-up article, what do you think it might be about? A.Bethany’s ...

Apa format

Hello, could you tell me if this reference is correct for journal reference thanks. Isbell, Rebecca, Sobol,Joseph, Lindauer, Liane,& Lourance, April.(2004. The Effects of Storytelling and Story Reading on The Oral Language Complexity and Story Comprehension of Young Children. ...

biology

I am absolutly 100% biology stupid... I don't understand it, it is like a foriegn language to me... this is my questions. What are some of the benefits of squeezing so much data into virtually every cell in the body? · Why did humans not evolve with one central repository of ...

applied statistics

We will employ the SPSS dataset talent.sav, which can be found in Doc Sharing, in our exploration of interpreting a One-Way MANOVA. You will need to install the PASW Grad Pack 18.0 in order to download the dataset. Open the SPSS dataset talent.sav. This dataset is composed of ...

Social Studies

Please help Ms. Sue!!! The following, "People want to ensure that Puerto Ricans always identify with the spanish language and culture." Provides support for which of the following statuses for the country of Puerto Rico? a. Separate Nation b. U.S. Commonwealth** c. U.S. State ...

Launguage Arts

Which of the following passages from the novel Walk Two Moons best supports the story's theme of hope? 6. A: I asked if I could sit there for a little while, because I wanted to memorize the place B: in the midst of the still morning, with only the sound of the river gurgling ...

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