environment

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  1. Science

    1. An electric space heater draws 15.0 A from a 120 V source. It is operated, on average, for 5.0h (hours) each day. a) How much power does the heater use and b) At $.10 per kWh, what does it cost to operate the heater for 30 days? 2. Suppose each person in the United States ...
  2. Biology

    Explain how the lacfk of genetic diversity found in populations of endangered species might hinder their recovery Genetic diversity is needed to cope with environmental changes. With genetic diversity, if there are large changes in the environment, at least some individuals ...
  3. education

    Creating a Plan for a Culturally Diverse (Resources: Appendix A and all reading assignments for the course) -Consider that each person in the education profession should continually add items to his or her professional portfolio to represent his or her educational philosophy ...
  4. Science

    If don't mind could you check my answers for environmental science 1.The interdisciplinary study of humanity’s relationship with other organisms and the non-living physical environment is termed: a) ecology b) sociology c) political science d) risk analysis e) environmental ...
  5. Science

    If don't mind could you check my answers for environmental science 1.The interdisciplinary study of humanity’s relationship with other organisms and the non-living physical environment is termed: a) ecology b) sociology c) political science d) risk analysis e) ...
  6. English: tragedy

    Paraphrase this line by line: I don't understand this.. In tragedy, man is a paradox in a paradoxical existence. Fallible and vulnerable in his mortal finity, he is yet capable of transcendent greatness. Freely exercising his will (a passive hero is pathetic rather than tragic...
  7. 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 ...
  8. ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

    You have just been appointed as the new court administrator for a medium-sized court system with approximately 75 employees and 5 full-time courts. This is a new position for the courts. In the past, each individual court has primarily managed itself, except for the employee ...
  9. World history; Check:P

    Human Origins Essay Write a opinion paper on the most significant consequences of the Agricultural Revolution. The weather climate caused rising temperatures worldwide provided longer growing seasons and drier land for cultivating wild grasses. The Neolithic Revolution is the ...
  10. 9th Grade Biology

    You set up 5 samples that contained a range of sucrase concentrations but the same amount of substrate (sucrose). - The pH was kept constant in all tubes buy using the same amount of buffer. - The temperature was kept constant in all tubes (room temp) - A negative control was ...
  11. AED 204

    Final Project: -Consider that each person in the education profession should continually add items to his or her professional portfolio to represent his or her educational philosophy and beliefs. Often, paraprofessional educators forget that the atmoshpree of the classroom is ...
  12. Business Management

    For this assignment, you are to create a Policy Manual for new managers. This manual should provide guidance to the new incoming managers, as they set up their respective departments. This manual should clearly lay out the expectations that you, as the owner and CEO of this ...
  13. Language

    assage from"Life Without Gravity" by Robert Zimmerman In space, the much weaker gravity makes the human body change in many unexpected ways. In microgravity, your blood is rerouted, flowing from the legs, which become thin and sticklike, to the head, which swells up. The extra...
  14. BUSINESS ACTIVITY

    In my IGCSE biznis exam next yr i'll b asked to demonstrate an understanding of the business activity in adding value and helping people satisfy their needs in a changing competitive environment. Now, I'm not asking for ne explanantion here cuz tht's almost impossible. I'd ...
  15. Environmental Science

    Research Paper I need to write a research paper on coral reefs. i need to compose a research paper that deals with coral reefs and addresses enough of the questions below in order to meet the minimum page requirements for the paper (3-4 double spaced pages) Explain what a ...
  16. social studies

    i want to many quetions on my project of social studies.plz plz send me answer of this question . Q.1> pysical environment of sanchi stupa,ajanta,ellora,shiva nataraja,qutab minar,humayun tomb? Q.2> stories and legends ofajanta caves,shiva nataraja,qutab minar,humayun ...
  17. English

    Cross out the prepositional phrase. 1.By the 22nd Century, everyone could be wearing paper clothing. Also, in the future, people might take food pills instead of eating meals. 2. The repairs on our van were going to take around five weeks The insurance company would not ...
  18. Diversity

    Young children are more likely to demonstrate early literacy skills when a. they are read to on a regular basis. b. they watch tv for over an hour c. they see their parents reading or watching tv d. they play video games on computer i chose "c" they see their parents reading ...
  19. sci-please revise

    The Flow of Energy Through Ecosystems. Then, complete Appendix C and respond to the following: Identify the fruit or vegetable you selected and relate the second law of thermodynamics to the changes in energy observed in Appendix C. How did the amount of energy gained compare ...
  20. science

    I have two questions I need help with please. Thank you! 1)Mitochondria, the energy-processing organelles in eukaryotic cells, have their own DNA, separate from that of the cell’s nucleus. Which of the following choices best explains the presence of mitochondria in ...
  21. AP Bio potato/osmosis lab

    If a potato core is allowed to dehydrate by sitting in open air, would the water potential of the potato cells decrease or increase? i think it decreases but i'm not sure. and if a plant cell has a lower water potential than its surroundings and if pressure=0, is the cell ...
  22. science

    what steps do you think can be taken to reduce the harmful effects of human activities on biogeochemical cycles? i don't know What steps do you think can be taken to reduce the harmful effects of human activities on biogeochemical cycles? The first major step to take would be ...
  23. Geography

    47. Following the breakup of the Soviet Union, what are some of the major problems faced by many of the new countries. (I don't really know how to answer this question) This is what i got: 47. After the breakup of the Soviet Union, there were some major problems faced by many ...
  24. 7th G science

    1. What is/are the main factor(s) that determine(s) that your plants will grow into bean plants (or other fast-growing plants that you used for your experiment) and not some other type of plant (genetics, environment, or both)? Explain your answer A. Genetics is the main ...
  25. Bus Management & Leadership

    You are the owner and CEO of a brand new Internet access company, known as the XYZ Internet Company. For this assignment, you are to create a Policy Manual for new managers. This manual should provide guidance to the new incoming managers, as they set up their respective ...
  26. social studies

    who built kailashnath temple?its physical environment?features of monument?material used?storiy nad legends associated with monument?ways to protect monument?need to protect and preseve the monument? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on ...
  27. Biology

    Hi, I have several questions that I am not sure or do not know their answers. Lecturer gave the key words but I think there are some questions that do not have any answer among those key words. Please tell me whether the answer are correct or not. And tell If you have better ...
  28. Business

    For the past ten years, DWI has wanted to develop the lucrative Iraqi oil reserves for its exploration, drilling, refining, and transport division; DWI's Oil Division has been limited to Siberia and the South China Sea up to this date, and was precluded from entry into ...
  29. lang art

    1. Read the sentence from "Zoos: Joys or Jails?" What clue word is used to show contrast between the two points of view? "Although the circumstances and reasons for animals being in zoos vary, its concept has faults many don't notice during their visit with the animals." and...
  30. science help plzzz

    Multiple Choice 1. Which of the following images shows a living organism interacting with a biotic factor in its environment? (1 point) bird drinking water koala eating leaves plant in the Earth whale in the ocean 2. Which of the following shows the correct order from smallest...
  31. living environment help!

    what are 3 services which the fruit provides for the plant? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "fruit plant function" to get these possible sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flowering_plant#Fruit_and_seed http://www.tiscali.co.uk/...
  32. Ethics

    I am supposed to have a 1,400- to 1,750-word autobiographical research paper analyzing the influences of race as it relates to my community. Need to write a first-person account of how human interactions in my community have been racialized. For the community, I may consider ...
  33. Language arts

    1. Read the sentence from "Zoos: Joys or Jails?" What clue word is used to show contrast between the two points of view? "Although the circumstances and reasons for animals being in zoos vary, its concept has faults many don't notice during their visit with the animals." and ...
  34. psy

    I have read prior post and my book but I can not figure out what is the connection between learning theory and mechanistic and reciprocal interactionism? I am not even sure if the definitions I have are correct although my answers were graded and excepted. Compare mechanistic ...
  35. accounting

    The directors of Health Food Alliance Ltd have recently reviewed their legal financial reporting obligations to shareholders and are completely satisfied that the company’s financial reports meet all the required accounting standards. However, they are aware that many ...
  36. accounting

    The directors of Health Food Alliance Ltd have recently reviewed their legal financial reporting obligations to shareholders and are completely satisfied that the company’s financial reports meet all the required accounting standards. However, they are aware that many ...
  37. Biology check please

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

    I have these labs that I have to complete for my Intro to Technology course, and they're just too hard for me to do. My teacher doesn't help me at all on them, because they're mostly about drawing out machines and stuff, she says I'm supposed to do it myself. This is one that ...
  39. hi govt party politcs

    hi we are doing a mock senate in my government class. my committee name is appropriations and they give money to other committees and i got assigned to arizona and i'm a republican. in real life, i'm a democrat, liberal. so i'm just having a hard time think in a republican ...
  40. Early Child Ed.

    Would you please check these questions and my answers? I posted these yesterday,but,I wanted to repost to get others input. If you don't agree with my answers, please let me know which ones I need to recheck. 1. The concept of "goodness-of-fit" would be most useful in: A. ...
  41. psy- please revise

    Everyone differs slightly in what they consider attractive or beautiful. Do you believe certain attributes are universally attractive? Do you believe one’s sense of beauty is intrinsic or learned? What influence do the media and one’s peers have on the concept of beauty? ...
  42. Principles of Management - Strategic Management

    please review my answers! 1. which of the following is an example of an internal stakeholder of an organization? A) distributors B) suppliers C) Unions D) Individual Workers It is: D) Individual Workers 2. Two drug companies agree to work together to pool their research and ...
  43. PHYSICS

    1. Vecor A is 3 units in length and points along the positive x-axis. Vector B is 4 units in length and points along a direction 150 degrees from the positive x-axis. What is the direction of the resultant relative to the positive x-axis? a. 80 degrees b. 10 degrees c. 90 ...
  44. English

    Describe and explain 5 rights and/or responsibilities of the worker with regards to safety in the workplace. This is the information I have: Worker's responsibilites: -Cooperate with the joint committee or worker health and safety representative, WorkSafeBC prevention officers...
  45. Technology for Biobased Products

    QA.A bio-PDO production process will also produce microbial biomass. A huge surplus biomass of roughly 10% of the PDO mass should be expected. A good use of this microbial biomass could be food of feed. Which organism properties disqualify their use in food/feed production ...
  46. Workplace Hazards and Safety

    Describe and explain 5 rights and/or responsibilities of the worker with regards to safety in the workplace. This is the information I have: Worker's responsibilites: -Cooperate with the joint committee or worker health and safety representative, WorkSafeBC prevention officers...
  47. english

    I have to write a compare contrast essay does this sound ok? One of the toughest decisions that you are going to face as a parent is to decide where to send your children to get their education. There are many reasons why public schools are academically superior to home ...
  48. English

    Can someone please proofread my essay on snitching and help fix any grammar error to make it flow better. Did I correctly use the word liabilities? Snitching is the cause of a lot of problems that go on in the work environment today. A snitch is “a person who reports another...
  49. WRITING

    I need help revising for pronouns towards this paragraph: Choosing a roommate is more difficult than they might think. People have different attitudes about sharing a living space. These attitudes are often based on our notions of cleanliness, ownership, and personal space. ...
  50. Psychology -- anyone please?

    I have a question, an honest question that I just would like to have answered not a criticism. I've heard of this "predisposition" on a couple different occasions but I don't buy it. From what I understood from the reading the stem cells react to situations basically. They ...
  51. Biology

    Angiosperms (flowering plants) are the largest phylum in the plant kingdom (Angiospermophyta is also called Anthophyta or Magnoliophyta). These plants have true roots, stems, leaves, and flowers. The roots grow into the soil to anchor the plant in place and take up water and ...
  52. English

    There are two ways of learning in terms of the mathod; one is a serious formal way, and the other is an entertaining enjoyable way. Both ways have merits and demerits. To a low-level students, an entertaining enjoyable way seems to be much better than a serious formal way. ...
  53. College Essay

    Is it better now? Anyone can give me some suggestions other than grammar problem. For example, ideas, etc. Thank you so much! I was glad that I had an opportunity to be an interpreter in a Howard County event. I feel lucky that I can speak two different languages ---- Chinese ...
  54. AP European History

    I have to write an essay answering the following questions: What is the relationship between the study of geography and the study of history? What are the advantages and disadvantages of Europe’s geography? Explain the impact of Europe’s geography on European History. This...
  55. English

    I have to write an essay on gender segregation in secondary schools. I have summarized the position I have to attack. I'm not to confident on essay writing and I have to make sure this summary is strong. could someone please check it? For those who are in favour of gender ...
  56. Biology Research Paper

    I need to make my conclusion bigger; how can I do that? What more information can I add in it? Thanks Burning of fossil fuels is considered to be the largest contributing factor to the release of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. There are many types of harmful outcomes ...
  57. English

    Hibernation  One of the mysteries in the world of nature is hibernation. By what process, with the coming of autumn, do some animals go into the deep sleep that sees them through the unfavorable environment of winter? The question has baffled mankind for centuries.  The ...
  58. HSM240

    I need an opinion please. My assignment says write 1,750- to 2,100-word proposal paper on a social program that you create. Pretend that you have the power and capacity to create an agency or organization and decide to create a new social program. Can you tell me if I am on ...
  59. sorry it's me but i need help in english.

    Living in the U.S. now for almost nine years has made me adapt to the life and culture here. Despite the fact I still miss my family in India, I’m content with my life in America so far. I look forward to going to school every day, I love living in my house, and I like ...
  60. proofreading English

    Public schools vs. Private schools Private and public schools education differs in several ways. There are many differences of both types of schools such as their academic programs, class sizes and admissions requirements that makes a private school better than a public school...
  61. Reading

    Hibernation One of the mysteries in the world of nature is hibernation. By what process, with the coming of autumn, do some animals go into the deep sleep that sees them through the unfavorable environment of winter? The question has baffled mankind for centuries. The little ...
  62. English

    Will someone assist me in answering the first question below? Once I figure out an answer for the first question, I should be able to answer the other two. "Hobbits are an unobtrusive but very ancient people, more numerous formerly than they are today; for they love peace and ...
  63. PSY

    I am to describe the central themes and stategies of positive psychology as I understand it. Did I understand it correct? The central themes and strategies of positive psychology recognize the importance of building positive qualities in people. It helps people to focus on ...
  64. Human resources

    Management literature generally assumes that supervisors should conduct job analyses because they are in the best position to know what their subordinates do. Does your supervisor really know what you do? What is it about his or her management style that helps your supervisor ...
  65. Mr. LaRue's Taxonomy Project

    Do you have sites for the following... Euglenopohyta- #6 Zoomastigina- #11 Chrysophyta- #6 #6- List the names and give descriptions of the various classes/orders of the particular phylum/class #11- Discuss the importance of this phylum/class to mankind. List any monetary, ...
  66. Child Care

    1. The interaction between a child's biological makeup and the environmental influences that affect his or her development and behavior is called the a) balanced systems approach b) ecological systems theory c) body in the classroom analysis d) me/them dynamic 2. Alcohol, ...
  67. Generalization essay

    "In this exercise you'll write an essay supporting a generalization you've stated about some topic." Any ideas for generalizations? I have to list 5 and use one. A generic generalization is the most common type. All dogs bite. Here is a good definition. Generic generally means...
  68. Biology

    do you know if there are any good websites on population distrubution patterns and relevant adaptations of organisms? You need to choose a population. A species of orchids? A species of animals (kangaroo, etc)? A type of bird? A disease vector ? Make a list of desired ...
  69. Human Resource Information System

    Scenario: Castle’s Family Restaurant has eight restaurants in the northern California area with approximately 300–340 employees. Most of the employees are part time, with approximately 40% of them full time. The operations manager, Jay Morgan, also acts as the HR manager ...
  70. Social studies

    1. What geographic feature of the Ozarks is not also a feature of the Ouachita Mountains? A - plate tectonics B - Alluvial plains C - Rolling plains D - Plateau 2. In what region of the U.S. is Arkansas located? A - Northeast B - South C - West D - Rocky Mountains 3. Which ...
  71. science

    hi, could any1 tell me in basic words on "the environment and process of formation of schist and sandstone?? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "'formation process' schist sandstone" to get these possible sources: http://www....
  72. ETH501

    Sethi, S., Veral, E., Shapiro, H., & Emelianova, O.. (2011). Mattel, Inc.: Global Manufacturing Principles (GMP) - A Life-Cycle Analysis of a Company-Based Code of Conduct in the Toy Industry. Journal of Business Ethics, 99(4), 483-517. Retrieved August 2, 2011, from ABI/...
  73. 9th grade English

    I'm writing an essay about Mercutio's character and why friendship is so important to him in Romeo and Juliet. I have a good complex thesis but I'm having trouble structuring it. Thesis: Mercutio is extremely close with Romeo and cares very deeply about his friend's happiness ...
  74. Science

    I need help on this letter. You do not have to give me full answers but if you do give me a full answer, I will use it but edit it into my own words. Now it is time to apply and share what you have learned so far about energy sources. After completing the U.S. Overview ...
  75. Language Arts

    1. The word aloof is an English word borrowed from Dutch. Its meaning is "at a distance." In which of the following sentences is the word used correctly? Anne's sociable nature mad her aloof in new situations When he first arrived at the Secret Annex, Peter kept aloof from the...
  76. Psychology answer check

    1. Humanistic therapy has a lot in common with ___________ approaches to psychology. (1 point) Phrenology 2. Which of the following is true about Existentialism? (1 point) It emphasizes group experience, commonality, and solidarity. It emphasizes individual experience, freedom...
  77. help wit my analysis

    In “What is poverty” Jo Goodwin Parker uses an expository essay to define the realities that she faces. She believes poverty can’t be described by the lack of food, clothing, shelter, housing or water. Nor does she think it’s a statistical measure. She thinks the level...
  78. Biology

    What are the levels of organization in a living system? LEVEL 1 - Cells Are the basic unit of structure and function in living things. May serve a specific function within the organism Examples- blood cells, nerve cells, bone cells, etc. LEVEL 2 - Tissues Made up of cells that...
  79. English- Due @ 8

    Please chech for any errors and let me know if I need to change please correct it for me. Obesity is one of the major causes of health problems in the United States. According to Charles Schmidt, obesity is starting to catch up with smoking, which is causing illness and death...
  80. English

    Here are the linguistic objectives which I'm going to vary as English should be the lingua franca. Is it correct to mention the objectives using the gerund??? They didn’t consider the pupils’ point of view. What do you think? 1) Linguistic objectives : - helping the pupils...
  81. Writing Sentences and Paragraphs

    Here is my Paragraph 1 , It is my good copy just wanna a final check before I submit it. PARAGRAPH 1 According to the job listing in The Daily News, I understand you are seeking a Medical Administrative Assistant to work in Fletcher Allen Hospital in Burlington, Vermont. This ...
  82. Creative Writing

    i have an assignment which i'm really confused on. here it is: usually when you want ot define a word, you reach for a dictionary because that's the best source for finding the precise meaning, or definition, of a word. however, we will explore the ways writers sometimes ...
  83. ECONOMICS

    For the following questions, you are provided with two statements. Choose the two economic goals THAT ARE MOST IN CONFLICT when considering the difference between the two statements. 1) In a market system, a person is entitled to earn as high an income as possible with no ...
  84. geography

    PLzz anyone know these 1. What approach to development did the Brundtland Commission propose? (1 point) a. high density development b. sustainable development c. slow growth development d. high impact development 2. A person who adapts an anthropocentric view (1 point) a. ...
  85. English

    [1] The main environmental problem caused by the production of Greek yogurt is the creation of acid whey as a by-product. [2] Because it requires up to four times more milk to make than conventional yogurt does, Greek yogurt produces larger amounts of acid whey, which is ...
  86. Geography

    Please help me on these questions: 3. The soil of much of the steppe region of Northern Eurasia is a. very fertile and productive. b. lacking in minerals and unproductive c. too cold to produce much food d. heavily fertilized with chemicals to make it marginally productive I'm...
  87. Geography

    ase help me on these questions: 3. The soil of much of the steppe region of Northern Eurasia is a. very fertile and productive. b. lacking in minerals and unproductive c. too cold to produce much food d. heavily fertilized with chemicals to make it marginally productive I'm ...
  88. Geography

    Please help me on these questions: 3. The soil of much of the steppe region of Northern Eurasia is a. very fertile and productive. b. lacking in minerals and unproductive c. too cold to produce much food d. heavily fertilized with chemicals to make it marginally productive I'm...
  89. Health

    1.)It is important to choose simple carbohydrates for breakfast to get you started for your day. A.)True or B.)False My answer: A 2.)Each meal must include a food from each food group in MyPlate. A.)True or B.)False 3.)When choosing a snack it it important a select a food that...
  90. Proofreading

    I need this section of my article proofread one last time as I made some revisions as well as added new material.. please and thank you. Shipp is the only co-founder remaining since both Daniels and Winborne have graduated. She started off as a secretary and is currently an ...
  91. Science

    A population of oak trees growing in a region in Canada experiences a change in climate to much colder temperatures and much drier conditions than they have had for many decades. What determines how this population will change in the next few years? traits of individuals in ...
  92. Science

    A population of oak trees growing in a region in Canada experiences a change in climate to much colder temperatures and much drier conditions than they have had for many decades. What determines how this population will change in the next few years? traits of individuals in ...
  93. Science

    A population of oak trees growing in a region in Canada experiences a change in climate to much colder temperatures and much drier conditions than they have had for many decades. What determines how this population will change in the next few years? traits of individuals in ...
  94. Eth 125

    Write an autobiographical research paper that analyzes the influences of race as it relates to your community. First-person account of how human interactions in your community have been racialized. For the community,neighborhood, local government, service groups, clubs, ...
  95. Environmental Science

    For my environmental science reseaerch paper on coral reefs I wanted to copy this intro paragraph from my workbook: Coral reefs are the second richest ecosystem or interdependent environment on Earth. They have been called the rain forests of the oceans because of the rich ...
  96. Environmental Science

    For my environmental science reseaerch paper on coral reefs I wanted to copy this intro paragraph from my workbook: Coral reefs are the second richest ecosystem or interdependent environment on Earth. They have been called the rain forests of the oceans because of the rich ...
  97. English

    Please indicate if these details are including in paragraph. The paragraph must describe one particular experience you’ve had that inspired you or guided you to choose the type of position for which you applied. show you have thought carefully about what and/or who has ...
  98. English

    Ms Sue, here is the second and last part, concerning Stevenson's biography. Thank you very much for helping me. 1) Robert Louis Stevenson was born in Edinburgh in 1850. He spent most of his childhood in bed because of his poor health and grew up under the influence of his ...
  99. Science - 7th grade (repost)

    Can you check my homework? 38. How does natural selection lead to evolution? a. Organisms mutate to adapt to their environment. b. Helpful traits accumulate among surviving members of the species. c. Overproduction provides food for stronger members of the species. d. ...
  100. nutrition

    Case Study: You are a dietician. You are a friend of Mitch’s family and have been asked to help develop a nutrition and exercise plan for Mitch. Mitch is a 67 year old male that has been gaining weight over the last three years. He is 5’11’ and weighed 165 lbs three ...
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