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Science
Geologists use radioactive dating to...  determine the relative age of rock layers.  tell the difference between molds and casts.  tell where one soil horizon begins and the next one ends.  determine the absolute ages of rocks. I think it is to

history / ela
In his famous speech at the March on Washington in 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said, I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their

Math
I don't understand. I am in third grade and I just need the answer. Maybe I could understand if I can read everything. I mean your explanation and answer that I need. Thank you for helping me.

Language Arts
Before you read the question, just know that this question is not straight from a test, I just need help to find understanding...so here goes. In "A Christmas Carol" Marley gets mad when Scrooge says that Marley was "a good man of business." Why does

Spanish
I cannot understand the difference between a direct and indirect object pronoun in spanish. It has been bothering me that I can't get this. I usually understand it when I read a sentence with them, but have trouble when trying to write them.

Language. Mrs Sue pls check
Which sentence connects an element of a story to a theme? A. The symbol of the butterfly helps readers understand the importance of change in a person's life. B. The story takes place during the early 1900s and helps readers understand how women were

English
1. I still could not understand him. 2. I still don't understand. 3. He was still waiting for her . 4. He has still been looking for the kid.  Is the position of 'still' correct? Are they all acceptable in terms of grammar?

English: thx if u help :)
Read the excerpt from Team Moon. The heavier the spacecraft, the harder it is to launch. And fuel is heavy. So it was critical to pinpoint the fuel needed, add a cushion, then take no more than necessary. But now, because the landing was taking far longer

Enviroment Science
What are the risk characterization of malathion? I have looked and read and i just do not understand!! Please help someone!!

Statistics
At one university, the students are given zscores at the end of each semester instead of traditional GPA's. The mean and standard deviation of all the student' culmulative GPA's, on which the zscores are based, are 2.7 and .5 respectively. i understand

sciece
compare and contrast deer population growth to human population growth in terms of a. predation and competition and b. speed of population response. I don't understand predation in terms of human population growth (can someone explain please)? I do not

Social Studies 1 QUESTION
compare the tactics used by the French troops in the French and Indian war with those of the American patriots during the Revolution. Im not saying to give me an answer im just saying to help because i am stuck and yes i have read my text book but i

Math
I'm using the quadratic equation and I understand how to use it, but the format my text book gives the answers in is what I don't understand. If I have (2+/Sqrt(8))/2 I know that x can either equal 2.41 or 0.14 However, my textbook is giving me the

ap history
what was john walthall alleged offense?how might one account for the ferocity of the assault on carter's family walthall? I believe he sleeps with white women but i don't know what he stole. I don't understand the second question. please help me coz i need

English
I don't understand E.L. Doctorow's essay "Why We Are Infidels". Please help me understand it, because I have to compare and contrast this essay with Salman Rushdie's "Imagine There's No Heaven." Thanks for the help!

history
I don't understand this question: the removal of general mcclellan represents a loss of the army and the potomac and a victory for the interfering politicans in washington (validate) i know that mcclellan was replaced by grant because he was to hesitant to

SOCIAL STUDIES 1 QUESTION PLZ HELP ASAP
How did European affect Africa during the 18 hundreds how did Africa Africans respond in the 1900 Plzzzzzz help I swear I have read my text read a link about but I still don't understand plz help!!!!!#

Algebra
I am having such a hard time in this class. Hopefully someone here can help me to understand some of what they are trying to teach me. I have a problem here and have been working on it for about an hour now and I can not figure it out. I need to come up

about Engineering
Electronic and Communication Engineering is mainly Mathematical analysis, implemented in practical circuits. You have to understand higher forms of math, and think in those terms. You have to understand the imperfect models used for systems analysis. You

English
can anyone please summarize the short story "an ordinary soldier of the queen" because I didn't understand it at all and I am very confused ? I read it 3 times but still dont understand what happened, if anyone has read it please help:) very appreciated:)

eng 122
Which of the following techniques are described as advanced reading goals? (Points : 1) Read to understand nuances and to assess views, to locate gaps in the conversation, to find places to comment and respond. Read to understand a position that is

Math
May you guys help me understand "rectangular prism"? I read and read, but I still don't understand it. Please, thanks.

Math
Why does the division of zero equal one? I just do not understand the process. I've researched it and I have read the responses, but I do not understand them. Can Someone explain it further?

world literature
How do poets utilize literary devices and conventions to develop themes in their poetry? I don't understand how to read a poem so I understand what it is really saying either?

World History
What can we learn about the limited freedoms during the McCarthy era? I need to write 5  10 sentences. I don't understand the topic very well so could you help me understand? Is there anything that I can read that will help me with this essay question?

Science
how can i understand the newtons laws of motion? break it down it sesions and read it then se if you understand it umm yah i need help on finding out wut is the accessory organ!!! plz help!

Math (Calculus)
Find the length of the curve. You may use your calculator. f(x)=x^(1/3)+x^(2/3) [0,2] I understand that the function needs to be written as x in terms of y because there's a vertical tangent at x=0, but I don't understand how to go about the problem other

Math
Okay I understand that your ment to combine like terms but can someone help me understand this question better. Please. 9y115y=25

HealthCare
Discussion Questions 1. Have you used information technology in your educational program before? Was there any terminology related to use of technology that you found difficult to understand? While taking this course, were there any terms related to the

English
I can't understand the whole thing that he said. (What is the meaning of the sentence? 1. I can't understand what he said at all. 2. I can't understand some(?) of what he said. 3. I cann understand almost all the things that he said, but not all.)

math problems
thanks alot for giving me those sites but i already know this stuff. They don't teach how to read an aritmetic problem so its confusing to me what to do with them, when sometimes its so obvious i just need someone to actually explain it to me in a diffent

Psychology
As much as I have tried (and I've read several different articles) I do not understand the Epigenetic View....the development of ongoing, bidirectional interchange between heredity and environmnet. Can anyone put it in simpler terms.

Bio.
I don;t understand what a taxon is :S I looked at the wikipedia definition and I don;t understand it at all. Could someone please explain it to me a simple terms. Thanks.

Science
I do understand what the terms balanced energy and the term unbalanced energy mean when it relates to science. Please help me understand.

History
I had to read a couple of creation myth stories for my history class, and now I have to write an essay on them. I understand mostly why they are important, but I'm failing to understand the role that nature plays in them. Can someone please tell me what

Math
I am having trouble understanding how to reduce fractions to its lowest term... All I can understand is I have to find the lowest number that will divide into both numerator and denominator. How do I understand the solution on how to reduce fractions to

Brothers Karamazov
I do not understand why Dmitri originally doubted that Smerdyakov murdered Fyodor but later changed his mind and thought Smerdyakov murdered Fyodor. Be sure to go into www.sparknotes.com/lit and find this book under the B's  then read the section called

science
I don't understand why as the steepness of a concentration gradient increases, the rate of diffusion increases as well. I would think it would decrease. I looked it up in google and read some articles but I still don't understand. can someone explain this

business
can you tell me he difference between franchise fee, startup capital and investment required. all of them had different amounts and i searched it up online. but i couldn't understand it because it kept repeating and repeating the same thing but it didn't

business
can you tell me he difference between franchise fee, startup capital and investment required. all of them had different amounts and i searched it up online. but i couldn't understand it because it kept repeating and repeating the same thing but it didn't

Science
I have to write about water convection, and whenever i look it up, it's using terms that i don't understand. So i don't understand what it is asking, could somebody please help me?

English
How would you interpret the messages in the poem Anne received from her father for her birthday? I read them, but don't understand at all.. of course it makes sense I don't understand.. I am a 10 year old doing a 13 year old's work because I skipped a few

Algebra
Solve graphically. xy=0 y=x² The reason I don't understand the question is the second equation with the x². How do I graph that? I'm not sure if I ever graphed with an exponent, and if I did, it was a long time ago. I'm reposting this because I didn't

Math
Can someone help me understand what these are? I know that it has something to do with a negative number, but I can't seem to understand them! Ms. Sue or Writeacher PLZ HELP ME UNDERSTAND THEM!!

english
reading rate is: A. a measure of how much you understand what you read. B. the number of minutes it took to read a word C. a measure of how fast you read. D. a measure of how well you read.

Physics/Chemistry
How do I understand what Quantum Dots are? I read Wikipedia, but the description seems a little over my head? Can I get a simpler explanation of this? or a pointer to some where I can read this?

LIT/210
What are some additional methods that I could use during my lit course to write about the literature I will be reading? I need four, but I only could think of two. These are the two I have so far. 1)I have thought about using a reading journal to write

ethics in management
I am trying to answer some question for class I am needing to find and understand these theories can someone please explain them or help me find information on them I cannot find anything that I understand searching for these terms are they called some

business
I am trying to answer some question for class I am needing to find and understand these theories can someone please explain them or help me find information on them I cannot find anything that I understand searching for these terms are they called some

business ethics
I am trying to answer some question for class I am needing to find and understand these theories can someone please explain them or help me find information on them I cannot find anything that I understand searching for these terms are they called some

Sociology
Will someone please explain gender stratification. I have tried to read about it online, but don't exactly understand what it is. Most websites want you to pay to read the articles or essays. Thanks.

human services
can anyone help me understand the Natural Law Ethics: Saint Thomas Aquinas and relationship of the soul and body. I just need to understand the relationship of the soul and body. I have read and reread the chapter.

Algebra
who ever will help me I do not understand this problem? Solve each exponential. Give the exact value of x 6^x = 1/36 3^x = 8 I really do not understand at all I have not taken algebra since 8th grade and went back to school at 67, Thank you if you wish to

Business Communication
1. When people read at work, they. A. want to question your statements. B. WANT TO UNDERSTAND your point with as little effort as possible. C. WANT to read your carefully. D. Compare your writing with Lincoln's.

investing
Why is there a gain or loss in a pension expense calculation? I am more confused about this every time I read about this topic. Can somebody explain this to me? I have researched and read and still do not understand why.

Chem Urgency
Can you explain what the pseudogas configuration is? I have the definition but I still don't understand. I have the example.. Sn([Kr] 5s24d105p2) Sn4+ ([Kr]4d10)+4e I understand the first part but I don't understand the second.

Chemistry
so i got a test and like usual my teacher didn't teach me half of the stuff that's going to be on it so he gave us a pretest of what is going to be on it and an answer key and i got several questions 13.) what is the pH of a formic acid if the

Economic Equity/ Economic Security
Could you please explain to me what these terms mean in simplified terms. I already searched them up on net, and their definitions are complicated for me to understand.

Calculuspartial derivatives
Let Z = f(u,v) where u=xy^3 + e^3 and v = (x^2)y. Obtain expressions for Zx and Zy in terms of fu and fv. I don't understand the "in terms of" part. How do I do this question? thank you

History
Read the sentence. The printing press helped people to ___________. Which option correctly completes the sentence? find employment hand copying books from Latin to native languages understand their religion by reading affordable printed Bibles learn and

English
Hawthorne uses dialogue in chapter 4 to help the reader better understand the personality traits of both chillingworth and hester prynne. For each character, select the two quotes that best display their personality traits. I read the original and

Psychology
How have you used the scientific process (unsystematic observation, building theories, and evaluating propositions) in your life to better understand your personality? Provide an example in your response. What does this question mean? I don't understand

English LiteratureCritical Thinking
Animals should serve as models for us. They are gentle, cooperative, and familyoriented creatures who fight mainly over territory and mates and rarely kill one another. Humans being engage in group warfare and slaughter one another by millions. In fact,

BIOLOGY teacher ms sue
Could you put that question in simple terms so i can understand. Im talking about this one describe ecological succession in terms of changes in the abiotic parts of an ecosystem.

10 grade English
Write an essay comparing Baldwin's account of the Titanic with Rosenthal's account of his visit to Auschwitz. In your paragraph, explain how the tone and purpose of each essay is different. Support your argument with at least one example from each essay.

math
steve, i still have two question I don't understand. 1. x=3y2/4,what is the value of y in terms of x ? 2. x=y^3/3y^2+y/2,what is the value of y in terms of x ?

math
steve, i still have two question I don't understand. 1. x=3y2/4,what is the value of y in terms of x ? 2. x=y^3/3y^2+y/2,what is the value of y in terms of x ?

english
reading rate is: A. a measure of how much you understand what you read. B. the number of minutes it took to read a word C. a measure of how fast you read. D. a measure of how fast you read.

statisticsPLEASE HELP quick
I understand most of the formulas however Im not sure what the answers tell me. I did a frequency distribution table for all points scored by a football team over 4 years, but I don't understand what my answers mean and I don't want to look stupid in front

history
I don't understand this question: the removal of general mcclellan represents a loss of the army and the potomac and a victory for the interfering politicans in washington (validate) i know that mcclellan was replaced by grant because he was to hesitant to

English
This is the other poem which I have created, with a positve mind:) The last one was a Mood Poem; This one is a 'I do not understand' poem Here are the instructions for it: A. Begin the poem with "I do not understand." B. List three things you do not

Ethics
I have to read the essay "Some Moral Minima" by Lenn Goodman. I have tried to read this a zillion times and I don't know if it's my ADD or what, but I cannot wrap my mind around this unless I sit and look up each word out of the dictionary. Can someone

tessallations and polygons
Hi, I am a student teacher and I wanted to teach a grade 5 class a lesson on tessallations; however, I am not sure what group activity to incorporate into my lesson to help them better understand what tessallations are. For my motivation or focusing event,

Algebra (Does any one understand special factors)?
I do not understand special factors, the teacher on Friday tried to explain in to me in class but she went so fast, and every time we complain that we don't understand it she gets mad. So could someone please help me with at least one problem so I can

Geography
How were the economies of the Northern and Southern states different? How were they the same? What factors led them to develop differently? This is a type in the box question. Yes, I read the book and read over the slides in the lesson. But I don't know

Physics
How can you explain work, in regards to electricity? I understand it as the product of energy used, usually displacement. I cant understand or explain it as far as electricity is concerned. I'm not sure if I understand it at all.

Business
Learning economics is like having you own crystal ball. The more you understand it as a social science, the more you understand how our economy and political system works. I say like a crystal ball, because you will be able to see things that other people

Wife of Bath's
1. Characterize the Wife of Bath's " philosophy" of marriage. Is this philosophy logical from her point of view? How? 2. What elements of the Wife of Bath's tale characterize it as a romance? I don't understand what #1. is asking me so I have no idea how

To Aly
You have posted the identical post several times, but obviously did not take the time to read the responses you have received. Please scroll down and find your earlier posts  and read the responses. Your posts are blocked for the time being, to give you

U.S. History
What was the whole point behind the Hull House?? I read an article about it but did not understand

Geology
I need help with a radiometric dating equation. I am trying to determine the age of a sample that has a 40AR/40K ratio of 4.5. I understand the equation of D=Do+N(e^.693t1). I understand I would set Do to zero. But what is D? I went to geology tutoring

accounting HELP
I know what the moral standards approach is, but what I do not understand how a stakeholder impact analysis might be done using the moral standards approach. Can somebody explain how to do this? I have already gooled it and still did not understand it. I

Physics
I studied the equation of time recently and understand the Earths keplerian orbit is responsible for it. I understand the keplerian orbit described the Earths elliptical path and it was this alone that created the equation of time. I have just read that

Language arts
anyways, the question I need help with is, Harriet Tubman risked her life to lead others to freedom. Do you think that the essay "Harriet Tubman" explains why Tubman took such risks? In an essay, discuss whether you understand her motives. If you do,

geography
what is high pressure in terms a child can understand

Algebra 1
PLEASE help I don't understand What are the first five terms of the sequence defined as a(1)=3 a(n+1)=a(n)4, for n≥1? A) 3, 2, 1, 0, 1 B)1, 5, 9, 13, 17 C) 3, 1, 5, 9, 13 D) 3, 1, 0, 1, 2

environmental science
I need help understanding the second law of thermodynamics. These terms I just do not seem to understand.

Maath
I don't understand how to do this. I read the steps in the book and they are really confusing. Any help would be beneficial. r/5=r+1/8

English
How do text and word help me understand the meaning of words while I read and write?

Set and relations
Help me understand: {5} is a subset {0,2,5} The way I read it is the only element in {5} is 5 and it is a member of the set {0,2,5}. I s this true?

US History
Can someone please sum up Eight plays of U.S. History for me? I've already read it a couple of times but still do not understand it.

english
I read what you sent and I appreicate it but i have to write these sentences by tomorrow and i don't understand

chemistry
I need help with the equilibrium constant, i understand it but I don't understand the last step when you have to change or find the exponent?

math
i don't understand how this is supposed to be layed out and how to do it in order... can someone write out the problem so i understand how to answer it, thanks!

math
hey i need to understand how to figure out an area of a 3D prizm. sreached on the web but don't understand it please help

english
I don't understand what the question is asking. Can someone help me understand. What can you take greater responsibility for as a student, and if you were to do so, what outcome(s) might you create?

geometry
i have 2 questions but i can't copy the figure for you to understand the problem. is there a way to scan it attach it and sent it to someone so I can understand? thanks.

Math
I am working with absolute value. I understand this concept for x When x= Greater or equal to 0 x when x= less than 0 Now I don’t understand this below. x Please help. Thank you!

Math
Hi! Could someone help me? I don't understand Real Numbers, I just need someone to break it down for me so I can understand a bit better. Thanks in advance!

algebra
Can anyone help me to understand algebra? Right now I am working on Systems of Linear Equations in Two Variables and I do not understand any of it. Thank you.