In his NPR radio program "A Prairie Home Companion," Garrison Keillor describes the mythical town of Lake Wobegon as a place where "all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average." The

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  1. chemistry

    Suppose a popular FM radio station broadcasts radio waves with a frequency of 93. MHz. Calculate the wavelength of these radio waves. Round your answer to 2 significant digits.

  2. Physics

    Town A lies 20 km north of town B. Town C lies 13 km west of town A. A small plane flies directly from town B to town C. What is the displacement of the plane. Please explain how you got the answer

  3. physics

    On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 52 mph. The distance from your home to town is 106 miles. However, at 53 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 39 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in

  4. Statistics

    1. The mean monthly mortgage paid by all home owners in a town is $2365 with a standard deviation of $340. a) Using Chebyshev’s theorem, find at least what percentage of all home owners in this town pay a monthly mortgage of (i) $1685 to $3045 & (ii)

  5. math

    a map is drawn using the scale 2 cm: 100 mi. on the map ,town b is 3.5 centimeters from town a, and town c is 2 centimeters past town b. how many miles apart are town a and town c

  6. Language Arts

    Which of these is an example of a text aid or feature that you might find in an online resource, like an almanac, but you would not find in a print resource, like a textbook? A. links to related information B. photographs with captions C. glossary of

  7. geometry

    On a map, Town A is 8 km due south of Town B, Town C is 9 km from Town A, and Town C is 3 km from Town B (see figure below). Find the bearing from Town A to Town C and the bearing from Town B to Town C.

  8. science

    If all of the prairie dogs were removed, how do you think the prairie ecosystem would be affected?

  9. math

    Town P is on bearing 315 degree from town Q. While town R is south of town P and west of town Q. If town R is 60km away from Q, how fara is R from P?

  10. MATH

    Carter left Town A at noon, driving toward Town B at an average speed of 50 mph. At 12:30 P.M., Max headed from Town B to Town A along the same road. At 3 P.M., they met each other along the way, and Carter realized that he had completed 60% of his

  11. math

    3. The function 𝑝(𝑡) = −50 + (30(11t+13))/2+3t describes the population, in thousands, of a town t years since 1990. a) What is the initial population of the town in the year 1990? b) What is the population of the town in the year 2002? c) What

  12. math

    Town P is on bearing 315 degree from town Q. While town R is south of town P and west of town Q. If town R is 60km away from Q, how fara is R from P?

  13. mathematics

    Four towns are situated in such a way that town Q is 500km on a bearing of 120º from P. Town R is 240km on a bearing of 210º from town P, while town S is due north of town Q and due east of town P. a) Draw a sketch diagram showing the relative positions

  14. Physics

    On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 44 mph. The distance from your home to town is 106 miles. However, at 53 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 33 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in

  15. Mathematics

    A car X left town A for town B at the same time that another car Y left town B for town A, each travelling at constant speed. They met 80 minutes later and car X arrived at town B 36 minutes after car Y reached town A. How long did it take car X to reach

  16. English

    Read the paragraph from Sasha’s personal narrative. 1. In 6th grade, I sang in the school choir, and we often traveled to different places for our performances. 2. I didn’t mind traveling short distances, but I was nervous about going out-of-town. 3.

  17. Math

    An aeroplane travelling from town A to town C travels 9km due west to Town B and then 12km due south to town C. Sketch a diagram to represent the movement of the diagram from Town A to Town C Calculate the distance between Town A and Town C Find the total

  18. mathematics

    You and your friend enjoy riding your bicycles. Today is a beautiful sunny day, so the two of you are taking a long ride out in the country side. Leaving your home in Sunshine, you ride 6 miles due west to the town of Happyville, where you turn south and

  19. managerial economics

    Recently one of the nation’s largest consumer electronics retailers began a nationwide television advertising campaign kicking off its “Take It Home Today” program, which is designed to encourage electronics consumers to buy today rather than

  20. physics

    Town A lies 20 km north of town B. Town C lies 13 km west of town A. A small plane flies directly from town B to town C. What is the displacement of the plane.

  21. Math

    Town X and Town Y were 980 km apart. At 8 a.m, Kay traveled from town X to Town Y while Jolin traveled from town Y to Town X. Bothe of them did not change their speeds throughout their journeys. Jolin's speed was 75 km/h. Find the distance Kay traveled

  22. English

    1. When researching for supporting materials about the impact of violence in the media, it is a good idea to get assistance from this resource. A. Television B. Call-in radio C. Librarian D. Personal interview is it D 2. An advantage of using media

  23. Math

    If Betsy leaves Town A traveling due east for 6 miles to Town B, then turns due north and travels 9 miles to Town C, how far will her trip home be to Town A as she travels directly southwest?

  24. c++

    Write a C++ program that reads the population of town A and its growth rate as well as the population of town B and its growth rate. It outputs after how many years the population of town A will be greater than that of town B and the values of their

  25. math

    One day we decided to drive from Town A to Town D. In order to get there we had to drive through Town B and then Town C. It is 10 miles farther from Town A to Town B than it is from Town B to C. IT is 10 miles farther from Town B to Town C than it is from

  26. Math

    The Position of two A and B on the earth’s surface are (36°N, 49°E) and (36°N, 131°W ) respectively. (a) The difference in long between town A and town B (2 marks) (b)) Given that the radius of the earth is 6370, calculate the distance town A and

  27. psychology

    when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station. as he enetered the street next to the campus, he turned the radio up due to the increased background noise in the car. entering the highway, he again

  28. psychology

    when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station. as he enetered the street next to the campus, he turned the radio up due to the increased background noise in the car. entering the highway, he again

  29. Spanish

    Which of the following best describes what a movie theater in a small Honduras town might be like? a) it would host an international festival b) it would show one movie per week c) it would be on the outskirts of town d) it would only open on weekends***

  30. Physics

    On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 52 mph. The distance from your home to town is 108 miles. However, at 54 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 39 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in

  31. Algebra

    Billye ran to town at 8 kilometers per hour and then walked back home at 3 kilometers per hour. How far was it to town if the round trip took 11 hours?

  32. math

    A car is traveling at 120 km/h from town A, then turns right and slows down at 50 km/h and stops at town B. How far is town B from town A?

  33. Physics

    Radio waves carry a ____ from a station to your home

  34. statistics

    Virtual call centers are staffed by individuals working out of their homes. ABC Services is considering employing home-based agents, but only if a level of customer satisfaction greater than or equal to 80% can be maintained. A trial program was conducted

  35. math

    In his NPR radio program "A Prairie Home Companion," Garrison Keillor describes the mythical town of Lake Wobegon as a place where "all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average." The average (mean) score on

  36. English

    In the sentence The corn palace is a famous building in Mitchell, a prairie town that welcomes cornhusker a. Is prairie town a compound noun?

  37. Reading

    1. When Cather describes the town as “trying not to be blown away,” she’s using a technique known as A. foreshadowing. C. narration. B. flashbacks. D. personification. 2. Alexandra’s mother’s goal while living on the prairie was to A. drive Ivar

  38. Math

    A radio program describes a fictional town in which "all the children are above average." In what sense is it possible that all the children are above average? In what sense is it not possible that all the children are above average?

  39. English

    Coyote hid himself and watched the Beings from a distance. He noticed that for a short time when they changed guardians of the fire, it remained unguarded. When the moment was right, Coyote snatched up a flaming piece of fire and raced away, the furious

  40. Stats

    (5 points) The mayor of a remote town wanted to investigate the effectiveness of advertisements broadcast through the local television channel. More specifically, the mayor wanted to investigate the effect of the length and the repetition of the television

  41. Algebra

    After the football game, the traffic out of the school parking lot is horrible! In fact, since the school is set off from town, the slow moving line of cars snakes back into town, bumper to bumper. The distance your car is from home is a linear function.

  42. Alegbra 1

    After the football game, the traffic out of the school parking lot is horrible! In fact, since the school is set off from town, the slow moving line of cars snakes back into town, bumper to bumper. The distance your car is from home is a linear function.

  43. Math

    One day we decided to dive from town A to town B. In order to get there we had to drive through town B and then town C. it is 10 miles farther from town A to town B then it is to town B to C. It is 10 miles farther from town B to town C than it is from

  44. precalculus

    okay sorry but this is the last problem that I don't understand how to start... A population of prairie dogs grows exponentially. The colony begins with 32 prairie dogs; 3 years later there are 200 prairie dogs. Give a formula for population, P, as a

  45. English

    Main Street with its two-story brick shops, its story-and-a-half wooden residences, its muddy expanse from concrete walk to walk, its huddle of Fords and lumber-wagons, was too small to absorb her. The broad, straight, unenticing gashes of the streets let

  46. percentage

    Karen took 1h 45m to drive from town a to town b.she took another 25m to drive town b to town c.after that,she drove back to town a.the journey from town a to town c and then back to town a took 3h 35m. find the percentage of the time she spent driving

  47. Maths

    Karen took 1hour 45mins to drive from Town A to Town B. She took another 25 mins drive from Town B to Town C. After that, she drove back to Town A. The journey from Town A to Town C and then back to Town A took 3h and 3mins. Find the percentage of time she

  48. Math

    If Betsy leaves Town A traveling due east for 6 miles to Town B, then turns due north and travels 9 miles to Town C, how far will her trip home be to Town A as she travels directly southwest?

  49. Math

    A motorist took a total of 4hr to drive from town A to town C. He took 1hr to travel from town A to town B,which is between town A & town C. The distance between town B & town C is 11/15 of the distance between town A and town C. If the total distance

  50. Child day care management

    Which of the following best describes why you need to establish goals for your program? A. Goals will let parents know the philosophy of your program. B. Goals tell the community how much they can gain from your program. C. Goals are essential for the

  51. Business Law

    You own a radio station. Your DJ picked up the unedited version of Ludacris’ new CD that contained some profanity. He played it during the morning version of his radio program. You are fined $500,000. Can you sue? What court? What issues?

  52. New York

    For a report I have to choose a state and a town and write about it I chose Franklinevill NY. Please help me find some websites or maybe find a better state and town to do my report on. Thank you I googled Franklinville NY and found this home page for the

  53. CRT205

    Option 1: Article Review Choose one newspaper editorial and one magazine article from the lists provided by your instructor and write a 250- to 350-word response to the following: • What rhetorical devices are found in each article? • Based on their

  54. African Amer. Study

    What was the name of the abolitionist paper of William Lioyd Garrison? I just wrote the name of the paper was William Lloyd Garrison because I did'nt know the answer and so my teacher marked it wrong.

  55. english

    With in sentence should town also be capitalized? The town of Blair, Nebraska, is home to Dana College.

  56. Literature

    Which of the following best describes the town of Grover's Corner in Thornton Wilder's play, Our Town? traditional modern mysterious violent My choice is B

  57. math

    An athlete ran from town A to town C through town B for 5 hours. If the distance and bearing of town B from town A are 10km and 109 degree respectively; and the distance and bearing of town C from town B are 6km and 205 degree respectively, calculate the

  58. physics

    On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 39.6 mph. The distance from your home to town is 108 miles. However, at 54 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 29.7 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in

  59. statistics

    suppose a car is driven from town A to town B from town B to town C and from town C to town D which have equal distances at average speeds 20km/hr,60km/hr and 120km/hr respectively,what is the average speed for the whole journey

  60. physics

    suppose a car is driven from town A to town B from town B to town C and from town C to town D which have equal distances at average speeds 20km/hr,60km/hr and 120km/hr respectively,what is the average speed for the whole journey

  61. math

    The Position of two A and B on the earth’s surface are (36°N, 49°E) and (360°N, 131°W ) respectively. (a) The difference in long between town A and town (b) Given that the radius of the earth is 6370, calculate the distance town A and town B. (c)

  62. Math

    One day we decidid to drive from town A to town D.In order to get there,we had to drive through town B and C.It is ten miles farther from town A to town B than it is from town B to town C.It is ten miles farther from town B to town C than it is from town C

  63. Math

    Charlotte wants to conduct a survey to find out if the people in her town think that the town should build a new library. Which group of people would be a representative sample to survey? A. parents with children in middle school B. every twenty-fifth name

  64. psychology

    when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station,as he entered the street onto the campus, he turned the radio up due to the increased background noise in the car. entering the highway, he again increased

  65. English

    1. Look at the abandoned dogs. 2. Look at the deserted dogs. (Which one is a correct term? Can we use both expressions? Do you have some other terms?) 3. A dog is a companion animal. I have two companion dogs. (Is this expression right?)

  66. psychology

    when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station. as he enetered the street next to the campus, he turned the radio up due to the increased background noise in the car. entering the highway, he again

  67. math

    At the first tri-city meeting there are 8 people from town A, 7 people from town b and 5 people from town c. If a council consisting of 5 people is randomly selected, find the probability that 3 are from town A and 2 from town b. I know that the

  68. us history

    Harriet Tubman is characterized as; An Abolitionist Women's Right Leader An Active member of the Underground Railroad All of the Above is it All Examples of "Radical Antislavery" were; William Llyod Garrison John Brown Quakers William Still All of the

  69. English

    1. Which of the following will you most likely find in an historical novel such as Johnny Tremain? A. setting in a pre-Revolutionary town such as Boston B. Mythical characters such as Johnny Appleseed C. opinions of modem-day historians and political

  70. English

    I'm working on a paper and was wondering if someone could point me to to some relevant passages/chapters/pages in James Fennimore Cooper's "The Prairie." How does Cooper depict Native American responses to white presence, settlement, and "encroachment"

  71. Managerial Economics

    Recently one of the nation’s largest consumer electronics retailers began a nationwide television advertising campaign kicking off its “Take It Home Today” program, which is designed to encourage electronics consumers to buy today rather than

  72. math

    mr tan and m town wong drove from town k to town h. they started their journeys at different times. mr tan drove at 66km/h and took 50 minutes to reach town h. mr wong drove an average spped of 75km/h.both arrived town h at 2.35pm. what is the distance

  73. Physics

    The waves from a radio station can reach a home receiver by two paths. One is a straight-line path from transmitter to home, a distance of 21.0 km. The second path is by reflection from the ionosphere (a layer of ionized air molecules high in the

  74. Business/Accounting Question

    You are to state what will increase and/or decrease in each of the transactions described below. 1) Mythical Services sold $500 of legal services on account. 2) Mythical collected the $500 from transaction nmuber 1 above 3) Mythical purchased office

  75. policies and procedures

    Could someone please suggest more procedures???? Policy: The Town of Springbank Hills will receive corporate sector sponsors for various recreation programs, community-wide events and facilities. It will state the process staff will take to seek sponsors

  76. math-pre calc

    On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 48 mph. The distance from your home to town is 106 miles. However, at 53 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 36 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in

  77. math

    Plz help me????? Carter left Town A at noon, driving toward Town B at an average speed of 50 mph. At 12:30 P.M., Max headed from Town B to Town A along the same road. At 3 P.M., they met each other along the way, and Carter realized that he had completed

  78. MATH (DUN DUN DUN!!!!)

    Carter left Town A at noon, driving toward Town B at an average speed of 50 mph. At 12:30 P.M., Max headed from Town B to Town A along the same road. At 3 P.M., they met each other along the way, and Carter realized that he had completed 60% of his

  79. Math

    Carter left town A at 8 a.m driving toward town B at an average speed of 60 mph. At 8:30 a.m, Mihn headed from town B to town A along the same road. At 11 a.m, they met each other along the way and Carter realized that he had completed 80% of his journey.

  80. Physics

    A radio tunes in radio waves which have a wavelength of 3.13 meters. What frequency is the radio tuned to in MHz?

  81. math help me pretty pleaseeee

    Hannah and Jenna are both travelling to a volleyball tournament in Grande Prairie, and leave at the same time. Hannah’s parents drive her from Edmonton to Grande Prairie, a distance of 460 km. Jenna’s team takes a bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Grande

  82. Math

    a sports reportor said that 2 out of every 3 people at a home town base ball game named baseball vs their favorite sport the reporter claimed that baseball was the mostpopular sport in town which of th following explains why the reporters might not be true

  83. policies and procedures

    Could someone please tell me if the purpose and policy are correct and if they have any suggestions for other procedures.. i need a minimum of 7. Purpose of Policy: The purpose is to set standards and guidelines for the Town of Springbank Hills Recreation

  84. English

    1. Which of the following will you most likely find in an historical novel such as Johnny tremain? A.a setting in a pre-Revolutionary town such as Boston

  85. algebra

    At the first tri-city meeting, there are 8 people from town A, 7 people from town B, and 5 people from town C. If a council consisting of 5 people is randomly selected, find the probability that 3 are from town A and 2 are from town B. I know this is a

  86. english

    I am to identify 3 words or phrases in the Canada anthem and explain. Verse one: 1. True North Strong and Free - this phrase expresses hope and freedom of choice, speech and beliefs. 2. with Glowing hearts - this phrase describes the love and pride for our

  87. Math

    A man took 4 hours to drive his van from Town x to Town Y at a speed of 50km/h. On his return journey from Town YA to Town X, he increased the speed of 80 km/h. How long did the man take to reach Town X? Can someone direct me to the answer on this?

  88. Math

    At the first tri-city meeting, there are 8 people from town A, 7 people from town B, and 5 people from town C. If a council consisting of 5 people is randomly selected, find the probability that 3 are from town A and 2 are from town B. How would I show my

  89. physics

    a man leaves the garrage in his house and drives to a neigbouring town which is twenty kilometres away from his house on sight-seeing. he returns home to his garrag two hours after. what is his average velocity from in home in km/h?

  90. Bearings

    A Town a is 300k due north of a town b.town c is 200k and a bearing of 133° from town a.how far is it from c to a

  91. work

    The equation x^2+(y-5)^2=64 models the boundary on a local map for which Darren can hear his friend Tom on his two-way radio when Darren is at home. How far (in miles) can Tom walk from Darren's home and still be heard?

  92. 10th grade physical science

    you are doing a six day tour ofthe coast of south africa. you fly from jhb to cape town in cape town you join a luxury bus tour which takes you via george along the gardens route to p.e then further along the coast to east london ending in durban from

  93. 10th grade physical science

    you are doing a six day tour ofthe coast of south africa. you fly from jhb to cape town in cape town you join a luxury bus tour which takes you via george along the gardens route to p.e then further along the coast to east london ending in durban from

  94. grammar

    Could you check my sentences. Thank you very much 1. They used to work that she would forget them when she got famous. 2. She used to tell them that would never happen. 3. She would always call, and go to see them when she was in town. 4. They would thing

  95. math help

    At the first tri-city meeting, there are 8 people from town A, 7 people from town B, and 5 people from town C. If a council consisting of 5 people is randomly selected, find the probability that 3 are from town A and 2 are from town B.

  96. Math

    At the first tri-city meeting, there are 8 people from town A, 7 people from town B, and 5 people from town C. If a council consisting of 5 people is randomly selected, find the probability that 3 are from town A and 2 are from town B.

  97. Language Arts

    1.Which of the following will you most likely find in a historical novel such as Johnny Tremain? A. A setting in pre-Revolutionary town such as Boston.*** B. Mythical chractars such as Johnny Appleseed. C. Opinions of modern-day historians and political

  98. math

    The population of Town A is 60000 and town B is 70000. Find the percentage of town A as town B

  99. maths

    The population of town A is 60000 and town B is 70000 find the percentage of town A as town B

  100. Maths

    A man walk from his home to town ,6 km away at a speed of 4 km/h and return s home by tanga at speed of 12 km/h.what is the mans average speed for the whole journey.

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