1. Vocabulary

    I am reading the book Great Expectations by Dickens and need help with the following: I need definitions for these words: divine(verb) discomfiture disparage conciliatory larcenous supplicant retributive diffidence despotic squally I've looked them up in
  2. Physics

    1. While riding on an elevator descending with a constant speed of 1.5 m/s, you accidentally drop a book form under your arm. (a) How long does it take for the book to reach the elevator floor, 1.2 m below your arm? (b) What is your book's speed relative
  3. Grammar

    Is "because" a subordinate conjunction? Could you please give me a sentence in which I can identify the subordinate conjuntion. Is a subordinate clause introduced by a subordinate conjunctin? Here is a site on subordinate conjunctions... Sentences: The
  4. AP US History DBQ Question

    For my midterm I was given a list of DBQ topics that she will pick from to give to us. I wrote the question below and I don't have the documents yet, but I have a general outline and I'm hoping people on this site can give me opinions and some more
  5. Physics

    A baseball is hit by Aaron Judge, a New York Yankees baseball team member, at an amazing velocity of 110 miles/hour at an angle of 35 degrees from the horizontal from home plate in Yankee Stadium in New York City. The baseball was initially launched from
  6. Physics

    A baseball is hit by Aaron Judge, a New York Yankees baseball team member, at an amazing velocity of 110 miles/hour at an angle of 35 degrees from the horizontal from home plate in Yankee Stadium in New York City. The baseball was initially launched from
  7. algebra

    Allison has 5 times as many baseball cards as football cards. In all, she has 120 baseball and football cards. How many baseball cards does Allison have?
  8. math

    Allison has 5 times as many baseball cards as football cards. In all, she has 120 baseball and football cards. How many baseball cards does Allison have?
  9. Dynamics, Please Help

    A car is climbing a hill and accelerating at a constant rate of 0.3 g and at an angle of 10 degrees. What is the steady state value of the ANGLE made by a mass hung from a cord that's attached to the rearview mirror. Please Help don't know how to start.
  10. English

    hi ppl does this look like an intresting book review The book that I have recently been reading is called sense and sensibility by Jane Austen. The book is about a family The Dashwoods which live in Sussex, England. On the death of the father, Henry
  11. math

    walking down a long moving escalator, phil covered the 75 m distance in 25 s. walking back up against the motion of the escalator, the same distance was covered in 75 s. what is the speed of the escalator?
  12. english

    I shall wirte what I would say, but we are speaking about modals, so I think I have to answer with them... My solutions: 1. Your teacher is carrying a pile of heavy books. Offer help. -> Shall I carry that for for? or Sorry, can I help you? 2. A friend
  13. Physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.10 m/s for 23.0 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.30 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  14. physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.10 m/s for 29.0 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.40 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  15. physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.10 m/s for 26.0 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.20 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  16. Physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.10 m/s for 21.0 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.60 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  17. physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.10 m/s for 28.0 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.30 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  18. PHYSICS

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.93 m/s for 43.3 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.13 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  19. physics

    A golfer rides in a golf cart at an average speed of 3.93 m/s for 43.3 s. She then gets out of the cart and starts walking at an average speed of 1.13 m/s. For how long (in seconds) must she walk if her average speed for the entire trip, riding and
  20. english again

    Books are used constantly as symbols throughout The English Patient. At the beginning, the stairs that lead to Almasy’s room is damaged, so Hana uses books to create new stairs. This symbolizes how books can be used to reach out to others. Hana loves
  21. physics

    A treasure map you uncovered while vacationing on the Spanish Coast reads as follows: "If me treasure ye wants, me hoard ye'll have, just follow thee directions these. Step to the south from Brisbain's Mouth, 6 paces through the trees. Then to the west, 10
  22. Reading

    L. Frank Baum was born in New York in 1856. He is best known as the author of the book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Baum thought of the idea for his book one evening in 1899. He was making up a story to tell his sons and their neighborhood friends. He
  23. English

    Thank you. Where should I include commas? Can you check if I set them correctly, please? Explain to a friend of yours, who has never flown, what he/she should do before boarding a plane. 2) Talk about the place where you live using the following grid: .
  24. college physics

    The hour hand on a certain clock is 8.3 cm long. Find the tangential speed of the tip of this hand.
  25. Aptitude

    the minute hand of a clock is 9 cm and that of hour hand is 7 cm.If they ran for 3 days,how much distance is covered by both the hands?
  26. college math

    To the nearest second, when wil the minute hand lie exactly over the hour hand between 2pm and 3pm?
  27. Math for educators

    If a two card hand is dealt from a well-shuffled deck of 52 cards, what is the probability that the hand contains two kings?
  28. Maths

    Find the angle between the hour-hand and the minute-hand in circular measure at half past 4?
  29. math

    How far does the tip of the minute hand of a clock move in 100 minutes if the hand is 3.3 inches long?
  30. physics

    What are the three longest wavelengths for standing sound waves in a 126-cm-long tube that is? (a) open at both ends and (b) open at one end, closed at the other?
  31. Physic

    What are the three longest wavelengths for standing sound waves in a 124-cm-long tube that is (a) open at both ends and (b) open at one end, closed at the other?
  32. Physics121

    What are the three longest wavelengths for standing sound waves in a 124-cm-long tube that is (a) open at both ends and (b) open at one end, closed at the other?
  33. Physics121

    What are the three longest wavelengths for standing sound waves in a 124-cm-long tube that is (a) open at both ends and (b) open at one end, closed at the other?
  34. french

    Hi I have an assignment where I need to find facts about Paris. I don't want ho hum stuff with statistics, I want an interesting quirky fact. Does anyone know any off hand? Thanks!!
  35. Maths

    What is the angle between the hour hand and minute hand of a clock at 2:37 p.m?
  36. History

    Which of the following best describes why the port of New Orleans was so important to the South during the Civil War A) it was the last stronghold left in the south in 1864 when it became the capital of the Confederacy B) it was one of the largest Ports in
  37. Please help revise and edit my essay

    A Bird Is Judged On Its Looks On a bright warm sunny day everything stood quiet in the Finch's yard. A mockingbird stood on top of an old tree with rotten brown branches. As it got ready to sing, "boom" a loud thunder sound rose very high in the sky. A
  38. US History

    I need to write a 5 paragraph essay defending my position on why I don't want American made products only, and why an open economy is better. Can I get some links/opinions or something to help me with this..? Thanks -MC
  39. Physics

    A cyclist starts at the top of a straight slope with an initial velocity of 3.02 m/s. Five seconds later, she is at the bottom of the incline, having traveled 49.6 m. Find her velocity at the bottom of the hill and her acceleration, assuming it to be
  40. Physics

    A cyclist starts at the top of a straight slope with an initial velocity of 2.82 m/s. Five seconds later, she is at the bottom of the incline, having traveled 45.8 m. Find her velocity at the bottom of the hill and her acceleration, assuming it to be
  41. Math

    A baseball bat eight baseballs cost $163.25 that cost 106.45 what is the cost of c of one baseball
  42. chem

    Can anybody explain to me how to determine the endormicity and exormicity in a reaction and where does the equilibrium shift. Pls. give an example of it. Iwas reading my book and trying to understand but i really can't comprehend it. Now I'm stuck here i
  43. history

    The book refers to a study guide on line - with a practice test - I missed one and do not understadn why - in reading the chapter again - i think the study guide is wrong. It think it is d -- the study guice says c - in the book it says that washington
  44. La

    "A few minutes later he bolts suddenly into the woods, achieving full speed, almost forty miles per hour, for forty or fifty yards before he begins to skid, to lunge at a lodgepole pine cone. He trots away with it, his head erect, tail erect, his hips
  45. physics

    I keep geting this question wrong and cant figure out what i am doing wrong. Help please. When you push a 1.75- book resting on a tabletop, it takes 2.23 to start the book sliding. Once it is sliding, however, it takes only 1.45 to keep the book moving
  46. fix grammar

    The book had some nice features, such as: a hard-bound cover, a ribbon for a bookmark, and the author's signature. The only error is in the verb tense. I assume the book is still in existence, so you'd use the present tense -- has. In addition, you don't
  47. Physics

    A student reading his physics book on a lake dock notices that the distance between two incoming wave crests is about 0.65 m, and he then measures the time of arrival between the crests to be 1.8 s. What is the approximate speed of the waves?
  48. Math

    HallIe reads 6 pages from her book in 8 minutes. If she continues reading at the same rate and the amount of time changes by a factor of 5/2, how many pages wi Hallie answer of 15, can you tell us how to work out this problem. Thanks 480/1 5/2= 2400/2
  49. Chemistry

    Assume you have a 50 L barrel full of basketballs and a 50 barrel of tennis balls. If you dump both barrels full of balls into a 100 L barrel, will the barrel be full?
  50. Geomatry

    A pilot flying at an altitude of 3500 feet sees a baseball field at an angle of depression on 35 degrees. what is the pilot's approximate horizontal distance, x, from the baseball field at this point? round your answer to the nearest foot.
  51. Reading

    8. in which sentence is the word gesture used correctly ( 1 point) A.Smiling, she extended her hand in a gesture of friendship. B.Tired from a long day of work, I put my gesture down on the table wearily.**** C.He called for a gesture next Tuesday, and all
  52. Math

    I had a table of values. X / Y -3/ 2.5 -2/ 5 -1/ 6.5 0 / 7 It asks without graphing. Does it open upward or downward. I got that in the quadratic equation. a= -0.5 And if a is smaller than 0. It opens downward However. The text book says it opens upward.
  53. physics

    You live at the top of a steep (a slope of ???? degrees above the horizontal) hill and must park your 2200 kg car on the street at night. a) You unwisely leave your car out of gear one night and your handbrake fails. Assuming no significant frictional
  54. POP

    Which has more momentum, a speeding baseball or an ocean liner at rest in a harbor? A) Baseball. B) Ocean liner. C) Both the same. D) Can't say without more information.
  55. Physics

    When dots are placed on a page from a laser printer, they must be close enough so that you do not see the individual dots of ink. To do this, the separation of the dots must be less than Raleigh’s criterion. Take the pupil of the eye to be 2.9 mm and the
  56. physics

    A block of mass m = 1.02 kg is suspended above the ground at a height h = 14.4 m by a spool with two arms. The spool-with- arms arrangement is a combination of a solid uniform cylinder of mass M = 3.43 kg and radius R = 0.440 m, and two rods, each of
  57. math

    A snailis trying to climb up a cup left by some students that littered.Each hour the snail slithers up 2`` but when he is tired he sleeps and slides 1``. How many hours until he reaches the top of the cup with a height of 10 is this an integer question?
  58. 10th grade English

    This is my To Kill a Mockingbird monologue I am doing Nathan Radley. Any suggestions or corrections will be helpful I know what I¡¯m doing Arthur and it is for our own good. I told you many times about staying away from those Finches. Lord, I have. You
  59. English

    1. He brought me a book. 2. I was brought a book by him. 3. A book was brought to me by him. 4. A book was brought me by him. -------------------------- Is #4 better than #3? Is #2 right? In a book, it is right. In another book, the verb bring can't be
  60. Physics

    I push a stack of six books (each weighting 4 kg) horizontally across a table to the right with a kinetic coefficient of friction uk = 0.5. I apply a force of 120 N. a) What is the acceleration of the books? b) what is the force of the rightmost book on
  61. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). What landforms must be crossed by pioneers going from Independence, Missouri, to the Pacific coast? 2). What kinds of movement were taking place in the United States in the last half of the 20th century? My answers to the questions are the following:
  62. physic

    A student stands on a rotating disk holding 4-kg objects with each hand. hen his arms are extended horizontally, the object are at 0.8m from the axis of rotation and he rotates at 0.7 rad/sec. The moment of inertia of the student plus the disk is 3.00
  63. physic

    A student stands on a rotating disk holding 4-kg objects with each hand. hen his arms are extended horizontally, the object are at 0.8m from the axis of rotation and he rotates at 0.7 rad/sec. The moment of inertia of the student plus the disk is 3.00
  64. Math

    If a storage tank is holding 450 litres when it is three-quarters full, how much will it contain when it is two-thirds full?
  65. maths

    Formalize the following english statements as quantified WFF. Let S(x) be the predicate "x is a student," B(x) the predicate "x is a book," and H(x,y) the predicate "x has y, " where the universe of discourse is the universe, that is the set of all
  66. Physics

    Tim and Ray have the same mass and they both climb up the same hill. Tim climbs the hill in 12 minutes and Ray in 22 minutes. a) Who does more work? b) Who develops the most power?
  67. Think A Gram

    Can anyone tell me where this is suppose to lead our thinking?? ... 2:47 pm .... UR Hand .... Hand ... That is all the info ... Any assistance would help de-frazzle this brain!! ... Thank you in advance ..... mom
  68. maths

    the minute hand of a circular clock is 18cm long how far gdoes the tip of the hand move in 2 hours
  69. Physics

    A history book that weighs 30 N is placed on top of a literature book that weighs 10 N. If up is considered the positive direction, what is the force that The history book exerts on the literature book?
  70. grammar

    Does my poem have correct puntation and capitalization? He snaps a whip, On a cargo ship, Full of slaves, That don't behave.
  71. English

    1. Let's do some role play. You take the part of A, and you take the part of B. Don, will you start? OK. Good job.Then switch the role. Emily, this time, you should start first. 2. Let's roleplay. Don, play the part of A. Emily, play the part of B. Don,
  72. Math

    Javier bought 48 sports cards at a yard sale. Of the cards, 3 over 8 were baseball cards. How many cards were baseball cards? How would I go about figuring out the answer? I am confused.
  73. Physics

    A car can decelerate at -4.80 m/s^2 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would its deceleration be if the road were inclined at 13 degrees uphill? Assume the same static friction force. Supposively the answer is -7.00 m/s^2 but I keep
  74. Physics

    At the beginning of a roller coaster ride, the car is lifted to the top of a large hill and released. The speed of the car at the top of the hill is small, so we will assume it to be zero. The car rolls freely down this hill and reaches its maximum speed
  75. English

    I don't understand this poem. Well, I understad the first part until she starts talking about the blood on her sheets and then I am lost. I have to do a presentation where I just talk about what the poem is about and then I have to ask the class some
  76. Math

    Ellen, Fern, and Kyle are all drinking milk from the same size cartons in the cafeteria. Ellen's carton is 3/7 full. Ferns carton is 3/10 full. Kevin's carton is 3/4 full. Who has the least milk left in their carton? Explain how you know?
  77. Biology

    10. Which of the following is NOT true about the digestive system of annelids? a. It contains setae to move the food through the anus b. It is similar to an open tube c. It passes nutrients through the intestinal wall to the bloodstream d. It stores soil
  78. Biology

    10. Which of the following is NOT true about the digestive system of annelids? a. It contains setae to move the food through the anus b. It is similar to an open tube c. It passes nutrients through the intestinal wall to the bloodstream d. It stores soil
  79. algebra 1

    why can't a^2 + b^2 be factored? I seriously don't know how this works out and my text book is no help. Please help.
  80. English

    What is the theme of the book Corduroy by Don Freemen and why?
  81. English

    what is a idiom? Is this one, " don't judge a book by it's cover"
  82. English

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

    'choose any of the motifs and complete a piece of creative writing in any genre that uses that theme as a basis. you may also use that theme or motif, as long as you can justify the presence of that theme in the novel. You may write a short story play,
  84. Physics

    You are on vacation in San Francisco and decide to take a cable car to see the city. A 5500 kg cable car goes 360 m up a hill inclined 19 ∘ above the horizontal. What can your learn about the work done by the cable to move car up the hill? Answer
  85. Language Arts

    What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence? After reading about the events in world war ll, she wanted to visit the Holocaust museum? A)After reading B)About events in WW2 C)she wanted D)to visit the holocaust museum I think it's D, but then again I
  86. Art

    Writeacher, could you please check these sentences? Thanks. 3) It takes him half an hour to drive to school. 4)He has called the wrong number. 5) He paid 300 Euros for his wedding’s suit. 6) I phoned Mary yesterday morning. He started reading his new his
  87. English

    Here's the homework assignment, which I don't understand how I'm suppose to do this. Check out the current National Health bill online and compose an outline. I can only find a republic of south Africa health hill and that one is 50 pages long.
  88. Physics

    A baseball player uses a pitching machine to help him improve his batting average. He places the 43.4 kg machine on a frozen pond. The machine fires a 0.0546 kg baseball horizontally at a speed of 44.8 m/s. What is the magnitude of the recoil
  89. English

    Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll Paragraph 4: One of the most easiest strokes for people who are just learning to swim are the backstroke because the swimmer does not put their faces in the water. Your nose and mouth stay above the water, and they can
  90. English/ History

    In History, we are reading the book _My Brother Sam is Dead_ and one of the questions asked: What did Sam's being home reveal about discipline among the Rebel troops? Please help me understand what the question means, thanks!
  91. Chemistry 152

    For which of the following processes would the entropy change be positive? Choose one answer. a. Hg(l)(45C)----- Hg(l)(25C) b. H2O(l----H2O(s) c. He (g) (1 atm)------- He(g)(10 atm) d. I2(s)------I2(aq) e. Ag+ (aq) +Br-(aq)------AgBr(s) I figure that it
  92. English

    Can you check the grammar in the following sentences, please? 1)In order to reach the branch Lockwood pushed his hand through the window , but an ice-cold hand grabbed his fingers. In vain he tried to release himself from its tenacious grisp, which was
  93. Calculus

    I am confused on how to solve this problem : $5000 is invested for 4 years at 7% per annum compound interest. a. what will the amount be at the end of this period? b. what is the expression for the value of the investment after n full years? c. the
  94. Physics

    An empty density bottle weight 20g full of water and 60g when full of liquid
  95. Math

    Question! If you put a bacteria in a beaker that doubles itself every minute at 11 and it's full at 12 at what time is it half full
  96. reading

    sentense with 11 elephant Please keep in mind that we don't do students' homework for them. Once you write a sentence, please re-post and someone here will let you know if you're right or need to work on it some more. =)
  97. Reading

    What does it mean to say "I don't want to sound to hostile"???? Please answer in small words so that I can understand, sorry if that sounds rude but I am dyslexic.
  98. english

    A few minutes later he bolts suddenly into the woods, achieving full speed, almost forty miles per hour, for forty or fifty yards before he begins to skid, to lunge at a lodgepole pine cone. He trots away with it, his head erect, tail erect, his hips
  99. The cay is the book

    Which of the following passages from the text best illustrates Phillip’s determination? A.Wondering what had caused the birds to attack me, I felt around in the sand. B.I realized then why he had used our rope sparingly; why he had made my guideline down
  100. English Compound Verbs

    Could someone please check my answers? *Cross out any prepositional phrases. Underline the subject once and the verb/verb phrase twice. 1. The instructor stood among the students and chatted with them. (subject- instructor verb- stood, chatted