# why is the u.s. presidental power decreasing?

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1. ### civics

why is the u.s. presidental power decreasing?
2. ### Motion Problems

A satellite which travels around the earth has a power supply that provides power according to the formula: P =(17200)/(t + 100) where t is the number of days the satellite is aloft. Find the rate at which power is decreasing after 380 days. rate in watts/day (enter as a ...
3. ### Math

A satellite which travels around the earth has a power supply that provides power according to the formula: P = 17200/t + 100 where t is the number of days the satellite is aloft. Find the rate at which power is decreasing after 380 days. rate in watts/day (enter as a positive...
4. ### Calculus

Find the open intervals on which f(x) = -6x^2 + 96x + 7 is increasing or decreasing. a. increasing on (-inf, 16); decreasing on (16, inf). b. increasing on (-inf, 14); decreasing on (14, inf). c. increasing on (-inf, 84); decreasing on (84, inf). d. increasing on (-inf, 56); ...
5. ### Statistics

Recall that the power (1 – β) of a hypothesis test is the probability that we will reject the null hypothesis given that it is false; that is, the probability that we will correctly reject the null hypothesis. All other things being equal, which of the following changes...
6. ### History

In the 1912 presidental campaign what issues did William Howard Taft espouse on? Thanks
7. ### Physics

(a) In the LC circuit shown in the figure, the current is in the direction shown and the charges on the capacitor have the signs shown. At this time, a) the current is increasing and the charge on the positive plate is increasing. b) the current is increasing and the charge on...
8. ### 12th english

Hey guys, Uhm I need to analyse presidental speeches(two alltogether) in english. Which basically means I need to analyse two similar speeches and see how the presidents attempt to convince the audience(I think that covers my assignment basically^^) So like.... oWhy does he ...
9. ### Science:Earth Science

Explain how energy conservation can help with decreasing air, water and land pollution. This is an essay question. This is my answer. Answer: Energy conservation can help with decreasing air, water, and land pollution because of the different alternatives we have for energy. ...
10. ### physics

a coconut is falling from a palm tree which of these is correct? velocity of coconut p.e of coconut 1-decreasing decreasing 2-increasing decreasing 3-increasing increasing 4-decreasing increasing
11. ### government

what way the presidental disability is determined and when the president may decide to resume duties after an illness by informing congress that no inability exists, that a decision can be challenged by:
12. ### Math

Which of the following is equivalent to the expression 8 to the -5 power times 8 to the second power A) 1/8 to the 7 power B) 1/8 to the 3 power C) 8 to the 3 power D) 8 to the 7 power I was in between b and c but im pretty sure its c is it?
13. ### mathematics

[{(3 to power 5by2*5 to power 3by4)/2to power -5by4}/{16/5 to power 1by4*3 to power 1by2)}]to power 1by5
14. ### Algebra

Im having a hard time figuring out this problem: Use the function, y=-(x+1)^2 +2, to answer the following parts. The increasing interval and decreasing interval To find both I believe that: increasing : x < -1 decreasing : x > 1 So is this on solution below Increasing ...
15. ### Math

Hey, I just need my answer checked. Simplify: y to the 4th power times y to the 3rd power y to the 1st power y to the 7th power ** y to the 12th power y to the 43rd power correct? If not, please show work for me. thanks.
16. ### physics

The disk shaped head of a pin is 1.0 mm in diameter. Which of the following is the best estimate of the number of atoms in the layer of atoms on the top of the surface of the pinhead? 1. 10 to the 34th power 2. 10 to the 19th power 3. 10 to the 24th power 4. 10 to the 29th ...
17. ### AP Chemistry

Which action(s) will decrease the equilibrium concentration of a non-reacting gas in water? 1. decreasing the temp. of the water 2. decreasing the volume of water 3. decreasing the pressure of the gas above the liquid a. 1 only b. 2 only c. 3 only d. 1 and 3 e. 1, 2, and 3
18. ### Math

According to the Pythagorean theorem, which of the following statements below is true for the triangle in the diagram? (1) a2+4 to 2 power= 5 2 power. 5 (2) a2-4 to2 power=5 2 power. A. (3) a2+5 to2 power=4 2 power (4) a2-5 to 2power=4 2 power. 4 (5) 5 2power +4 2power = a 2 ...
19. ### Algebra

The table shows the relationship between the number of players on a team and the minutes each player gets to play Players Minutes 7 35 8 30 9 25 10 20 Is the relationship a function that is decreasing or increasing; is the relationship a functions that is linear or nonlinear ...
20. ### algebra

Please help I have tried this question so many times: I cannot type out the exponents because my keyboard does not allow so I'll have to write it in verbal form I'm sorry. What is the simplified form of -9 m to the power of negative two times n to the power of 5 times 2 m to ...
21. ### calculus

h(x)= x + cos(ax), where a is a positive constant such that 0 < a < 4. What values of a make h(x) strictly decreasing? I know h'(x) has to be less than zero for h(x) to be decreasing and h'(x) = 1-asin(ax). I'm not sure where to go from here...
22. ### HISTORY

What kind of power does senate have more than the house of representatives ?' A)executive power B)judical power C)bargaining power D)political power
23. ### college

let i = the square root of -1 with i to the 1st power =i, i to the 2nd power= -1, i to the 3rd power =-i , i to the 4th power=1 find ito the power 215
24. ### American government

What kind of power does the senate have more of then the house of representatives? Executive power***** Judicial power Bargaining power Political power
25. ### American government

What kind of power does the senate have more of then the house of representatives?  Executive power  Judicial power  Bargaining power  Political power*****
26. ### math

find the greatest common factor and simplify your answer. 4v to the 7th power y to the 9th power and 16v to the 6th power x to the 8th power y to the 5th power.
27. ### Social Studies

I am doing a venn diagram on presidental candidates John Edwards and Mitt Romney but the problem is that i cant find and simlarities searching many websites and yet not have i found some simlarities.......PLEASE HELP ME!
28. ### social studies

which of the following contributed to Britain's industrial revolution? A. large labor force C. powerful monarchy B. decreasing food D. decreasing money
29. ### math

simplify, 4v to the 7th power y to the 9th power and 16v to the 6th power x to the 8th power y to the 5th power.
30. ### Chemistry

Generally, the solubility of gases in liquids increase with a-decreasing temperature & increasing pressure b-increasing temperature & decreasing pressure c-decreasing temperature & decreasing pressure d-increasing temperature & increasing pressure
31. ### science-chemistry

how do the following changes affect the speed of a reaction? a)Increasing the concentration of the reactans. b)Decreasing the temperature. c)Decreasing the partickle size of a solid reactant.
32. ### math

4v to the 7th power y to the 9th power and 16v to the 6th power x to the 8th power y to the 5th power
33. ### government

what is the ordinance power of the president a. the power to send u.s. troops into combat b. the power to issue executive orders c. the power to make treaties d. the power to pardon a person who has committed a federal crime d.
34. ### government

the power that allows congress to take private property for such uses as an interstate highway system or a national park is a. the commerce power b. the power of eminent domain c. the borrowing power d. the power to tax a
35. ### American Government

All state legislators possess which broadly defined power that allows them to protect and promote the health and safety of citizens? a. police power*** b. nonlegislative power c. veto power d. judicial power
36. ### physics

ignoring air resistance, describe how an object would fall to the ground using the words velocity and acceleration for a ball that is thrown straight up: a.) the velocity is __on the way up (increasing, decreasing, constant, zero) b.)the velocity is __at the very top (...
37. ### 8th grade Math

I'm actually in 7th grade, but I'm doing 8th grade pre-algebra, but anyway, here: I'm supposed to simplify these four problems and I don't really understand how: 28s (15 power) ____ 42s (12 power) 4m+(n[7th power]m) 63m(5 power)n(6 power) ______________________ 27mn 3a·4a(4 ...
38. ### calculus

An ice cube is melting so that its edge length x is decreasing at the rate of 0.1 meters per second. How fast is the volume decreasing when x = 2 meters?
39. ### calculus

The volume of a melting cube is decreasing at a rate of 10cm^3/min. How fast is the surface area of the ice cube decreasing when the length of an edge is 30 cm?
40. ### dividing monomials

this is the problem: 7a(-2)power b (-4)power c (-5)power divided by 14 b(3)power c(6)power how do you simplify this
41. ### MATH PLS HELP ME

What is 3 to the power of two thirds equal to? 3 to the power of 9 2 to the power of 9 3 to the power of 27 2 to the power of 27
42. ### english

"Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely" --Do people with too much power tend to be corrupted by it? On the other hand, are there examples of people in positions of power that seem to use their status to do good? --Define what it means to have power and...
43. ### Brief Calculus

Increasing and Decreasing Functions. Let f(x) = 4x^3 - 9x^2 -30x +6 A. Find all critical numbers of f(x) B. Give the open intervals where f (x) is increasing and decreasing and clearly label each.
44. ### Engineering Calculus

f(x)=((6x-3)/(x+6)) how do you find the intervals of decreasing and increasing...I found that there were no critical points yet I was also correct that the function increased (-I,-6) and (-6,I). I was wrong that there were no decreasing intervals though.
45. ### math help pls pls pls

Choose the correct simplification of the expression the quantity a to the 2nd power over b to the 3rd power all raised to the 4th power. A. a to the 6th power over b to the 7th power B. b^12 C. a^8b^15 D. the quantity a to the 8th power over b to the 12th power pls help me
46. ### Calculus

find the intervals where the function is increasing and the intervals where it is decreasing f(x)= (x^3/3)-(x^2/2) ok i found its derivative which is (f1(x)=(x-1)x my options are increasing a) (0,infinity) b) (-1,0) c(-infinity,0)U(1,infinity) decreasing a) (0,1) b) (-infinity...
47. ### math

simplify the following 7pq ---- 14p(to the power2)q(to the power -2) also (5ab)All to the power -2 x 15a (to the power 2) x b (to the power 3)
48. ### math

Which is equivalent to the expression (a squared + a to the fourth power) to the 0 power? a)0 b)1 c)a to the 6 power d)a to the eigth power I got answer a by adding 2 and 4 and multiplying it by 0. Is this right?
49. ### geometry

10x(to the 5th power)y(to the 4th power) over 15x(to the third power)y(tothe 9th power)
50. ### Calculus (increasing/decreasing)

Find the interval(s) where the function is increasing and the interval(s) where it is decreasing. (Enter your answers using interval notation. If the answer cannot be expressed as an interval, enter EMPTY or ∅.) f(x) = (5 − x^2) / x my work: a) f'(x)=(-x^2-5)/x^2 b) set ...
51. ### Math

Which expression represents the larger number? A. 40.1 x 10 to the -6 power B. 4.1 x 10 to the -7 power C. 0.411 x 10 to the -6 power D. 0.04001 x 10 to the -5 power I got A, but I'm not quite sure if it's the right answer :/
52. ### math

find the value of a and b , so that 10x to the power 4 + 17x to the power 3 - 62x to the power 2 + 24x -bx -5 +a,is divisible by 2x to the power 2 + 7x - 1 ?
53. ### Global science

The ajor reason for the dfamatic increase in human population during the last 100 years is ? a)increasing birthrates,B)decreasing birth rates,c)improved daycare for children,d) decreasing death rates
54. ### Physics

This deals with Projectile Motion and I would be glad if someone were to check if my answers are correct. 1. c 2. b 3. a 4. d If air resistance were to be ignored, 1.a projectile that has a horizontal velocity is a)zero b)constant c)increasing d)decreasing 2.a projectile that ...
55. ### Chemistry Eq. Question

3H2(g) + N2(g) reverse reaction arrow 2NH3(g) What factors would affect the equilibrium constant for the reaction above? (Select all that apply.) increasing the H2 concentration decreasing the NH3 concentration increasing the temperature decreasing the temperature increasing ...
56. ### Math

How would you simplify this problem? -(r*to the power of 3*x st*to the power of 5*)*to the power of 6* x (s*to the power of 8* x t)*to the power of 8*
57. ### math

the only perfect number of the form y to the power of n + x to the power of y the answer is 28. 1 to the power of 3 plus 3 to the power of 3=28.

The Crab pulsar (m=2.00x10^30 kg) is a neutron star located in the Crab Nebula. The rotation rate of the Crab pulsar is currently about 30.0 rotations per second, or 60.0pi rad/s. The rotation rate of the pulsar, however, is decreasing; each year, the rotation period increases...
59. ### physical

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the list below which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...
60. ### U.S. Politics

Hi, I'm back again. You might see me post some questions from time to time over my summer holidays, but it's not about homework. I am willing to learn a few things over the break. Anyways, what is an electoral vote that is needed for a U.S. presidental candidate? I'm a bit ...
61. ### math

The question that have is to simplify and write the answer in exponential notation using positive exponents 2 to 4th power x 2 -2 These are my choices a 4 to the 8th power b 2 to the 8th power c 4 to the 2nd power d 2 to the 2nd power
62. ### math

which of the functions,P,H,L,R, is a polynomial.The following are a number of terms. determine the coefficient and the degree of each a) (3/2)x to the power of five b) (root square of 2-root square of 5)x to the power nine c)7.3h to the power of to d) -13y to the power of ...
63. ### Calculus

If 2 to the 1998 power - 2 to the 1997 power - 2 to the 1996 power + 2 to the 1995 power = k times 2 to the 1995 power, what is the value of k? (A) 1 (B) 2 (C) 3 (D) 4 (E) 5
64. ### physic

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the list below which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...
65. ### 8th grade math-exponents

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...
66. ### 8th grade math-exponents

I can't quite write the problem, so I'll try to explain it as best I can. In exponents and in fractions... (X/2) to the 3rd power times (X/2) to the 4th power...all over,or divided by, (X/2 to the 3rd power) to the 2nd power. The book says the answer is X/2 to the 5th power. ...
67. ### Calculus

Find the intervals on which the given function is increasing and decreasing. y=-x^2-2x y'=-2x-2 critical point x=-1 Increasing [-infinity,-1) Decreasing (-1,infinity] is this the correct way of writting this wiht the brackets
68. ### calculus

A particle moves along the x-axis so that at time t its position is given by s(t) = (t + 3)(t −1)^3, t > 0. For what values of t is the velocity of the particle decreasing? 0 < t < 1 t > 1 t > 0 The velocity is never decreasing
69. ### government

all the following expressed powers belong to congress EXCEPT a. the power to declare war b. the power to tax imports c. the power to naturalize citizens d. the power to raise an army d.
70. ### science

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the listbelow which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...
71. ### physics

Light is shone on a metal and photoelectrons are emitted. Can you tell me the three things from the listbelow which might cause the photoelectron emission to stop. Decreasing the intensity of the light Increasing the frequency of the light Decreasing the wavelength of the ...
72. ### Chemistry

Arrange the ions Cu2+ Zn2+ Mg2+ and Al 6+ in order of decreasing ability to be reduced and in order of decreasing ability to be oxidized
73. ### economics

True or False 1.Total output may continue to rise even though the marginal physical product (MPP) is decreasing Think about it, then take a shot. Hint: while MPP is decreasing, can it sign still be positive?
74. ### math

a spherical hailstone is losing mass by melting uniformly over its surface as it falls. At a certain time, its radius is 2 cm and its volume is decreasing at the rate of o.1 cm^3/s. How fast is the radius decreasing at the time?
75. ### calculus

Consider the exponential function . Which of the following best describes the the graph of g? a. Concave up and increasing b. Concave up and decreasing c. Concave down and increasing d. Concave down and decreasing The rules are +constant, concave up, - constant concave down. ...
76. ### Chemistry.

Which of the following changes will increase the amount of solid solute able to be dissolved in a liter of liquid water? decreasing pressure increasing temperature decreasing temperature increasing surface area
77. ### chemistry

For the equilibrium system below, which of the following would result in an increase in the concentration of CO(g)? 2H2(g) + CO(g) CH3OH(g) + 92 kJ a) decreasing temperature b) adding some CH3OH c) both b and d d) decreasing the volume of the container e) both a and b
78. ### Calculus

find the intervals on which f is increasing and decreasing f(x)=(x-2)/(X^2-x+1)^2 I found the derivative a got a whole mess of things: ((x^2-x+1)^2-2(x^2-x+1)(2x-1)(x-2))/(x^2-x+1)^4 Do I have to use the quadratic formula to solve for the vertices to find where it is ...
79. ### Algebra

Factor each of following expressions x (4th power) - x (3rd power) - 6x (2nd power (a-b)(2nd power) - (a 2nd power + b) 2nd power
80. ### English 12

Introduce the idea of power. Define what it means to have power and provide a brief discussion of how people come into power. Answer the questions above about the effects of power on individuals.?
81. ### American Government

Creating a task force to implement regulations about making medicines safe for citizens is an example of what? (1 point) a) judicial power b) executive power c) legislative power *** d) military power
82. ### chemistry

Which of the following changes will decrease the total amount of gaseous solute able to be dissolved in a liter of liquid water? increasing temperature increasing pressure decreasing surface area decreasing temperature
83. ### Chemistry

Which of the following changes will decrease the total amount of gaseous solute able to be dissolved in a liter of liquid water? A) increasing temperature B) increasing pressure C) decreasing surface area D) decreasing temperature
84. ### chemistry

Which of the following changes will decrease the total amount of gaseous solute able to be dissolved in a liter of liquid water? increasing temperature increasing pressure decreasing surface area decreasing temperature
85. ### chemistry

Which of the following changes will decrease the total amount of gaseous solute able to be dissolved in a liter of liquid water? increasing temperature increasing pressure decreasing surface area decreasing temperature
86. ### Algebra

Decreasing cube. Each of the three dimensions of a cube with sides of length s centimeters is decreased by a whole number of centimeters. The new volume in cubic centimeters is given by V(s) equals s power of 3 - 13s power of 2 + 54s - 72. a) Find V(10). b) If the new width...
87. ### Math/Standard and scientific notation

Express each measure in standard form. (One more thing by the way you need this few prefixes) Tera= 10 to the 12th power Giga= 10 to the 9th power Mega= 10 to the 6th power Kilo= 10 to the 3rd power Pico= 10 to the -12th power Nano= 10 to the -9th power Micro= 10 to the -6th ...
88. ### Public Administration

I believe I have the correct answer for this one, but just want to make sure. According to theories of French and Raven, Martin Luther King Jr exemplified which style of power in his leadership of the civil rights movement? A. Referent power B. Coercive power C. Expert power D...
89. ### algebra2 plzz help

how do you solve these problems (5x)to the power of a+4(5x)to the power of a-2 3 to the power of 5 times xto the power of y+4 divided by 9 times x to the power of y factor 5aa-2 , which is the greatest common factor, out. 5aa-2(25x2 + 4) check my thinking. In the second, ...
90. ### Calculus

Given f(x)=sin(x)-2cos(x) on the interval [0,2pi]. Determine where the function is concave up and concave down, and increasing and decreasing. I have found that the answer for decreasing is (2.68,5.82). All answers are to be in interval notation like that one.
91. ### History

The Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth Amendments reflected the growing 19th century American trend of A) granting universal manhood suffrage. B) upholding rights of free speech and religion. C) decreasing the power of the Federal government. <my cheese D) recognizing ...
92. ### Social studies

What presidential power under the constitution led the antifederalists to urge for a bill of rights? A veto power over acts of congress B miltary power, as commander-in-cheif C the power to carry out the laws passed by congress*** D the power to declare states of emergency ...
93. ### calculus

is the function f(x)=x^2 increasing on decreasing at x = -1. can anyone please check my reasoning: the value of the derivative of the function at x=-1 is -2, so that means the slope of the tangent line to the graph at that is a negative value so the function is decreasing at x...
94. ### History

Which of the following powers is shared by presidents in both Russia and the United States? A:the power to declare war. B:the power to pass legislation C:the power to set policy by decree D:the power to choose a second in command*** Is this correct?
95. ### chemistry

Given: 2so2 + o2 -> 2so3 + 44kcal Which change increase the concentration of so4? a. increasing temperature b. increasing the concentration of o2 c. decreasing the pressure d. decreasing the concentration of so2
96. ### algebra

7s over 5t to the negative 3rd power 2 to the negative 3rd power times X to the 2nd power times Z to the negative 7th power 7s to the zero power times T to the negative 5th power over 2 to the negative 1st power times M to the 2nd power If you would please simplify these ...
97. ### algebra

It's a monomial and we are told to simplify and assume no denominator is equal to zero. its a -10m-1y0r means -10m to the neg. 1 power and y to the 0 power and r. I don't know how to write the powers. that equation is divided by -14m-7y-3r-4.which means -14m to the -7 power y ...
98. ### math

Let f(x) = 3+4x-x^{3}. Find the open intervals on which f is increasing (decreasing). Then determine the x-coordinates of all relative maxima (minima). 1. f is increasing on the intervals? 2. f is decreasing on the intervals?
99. ### Lauren

Let f(x) = 3+4x-x^{3}. Find the open intervals on which f is increasing (decreasing). Then determine the x-coordinates of all relative maxima (minima). 1. f is increasing on the intervals 2. f is decreasing on the intervals
100. ### math

1. unite similar terms with parenthesis. x=2 y=-3 and z=5 find the value of ax to the 2nd power-cy+ax-2ax to the 2nd power+ 2cy to the 2nd power-ax-cy to the 2nd power+ ax to the 2nd power+ cy