1. biology

    EVOLUTION (fill in the blanks) Natural selection is the BLANK for evolution As a result of natural selection, organisms with more BLANK traits are more likely to BLANK, BLANK, and BLANK on the favorable traits to their offspring. These traits are passed on

    asked by Lana on March 26, 2015
  2. Social studies

    Which type of commitee must be formed if the House and Senate pass different versions of the same bill?

    asked by ? on January 21, 2016
  3. rome

    When the plebeians demanded an assembly, what did the Senate do to satisfy their demands and how did it turn out for Rome? Can you please help me?????

    asked by running.from.myself on February 7, 2012
  4. Alg2

    how many ways can 5 members of the 100 member US senate be chosen to be put on a committe?

    asked by Rock on November 30, 2011
  5. social studies

    Who may declare war? A.President B.Entire Congress C.House of Representatives D.Senate

    asked by mint on July 18, 2015
  6. social studies

    in what ways do the senate an house of representatives work together to pass bills into laws?

    asked by andrew on November 30, 2011
  7. american government before 1877

    senate opponents of the league of nations as proposed in the treaty of versailles argued that it?

    asked by jane on June 28, 2009
  8. economics

    19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a

    asked by lori on May 2, 2013
  9. economics

    19-1 Bicycle Insurance and Information Asymmetry If bicycle owners do not know whether they are high- or low-risk consumers, is there an adverse selection problem? 19-2 IPOs and Adverse Selection Should owners of a private company contemplating an IPO (a

    asked by lori on May 2, 2013
  10. Social Studies

    Q11 Americans began to notice growing differences between the northern and southern sections of the country. There were more people living in___________ in the north, which made it more urban.. More people lived on farms in the south, which made it more

    asked by Eliza on December 14, 2018
  11. History

    A one-page letter to be sent to both the Cuban and the U.S. governments in which you explain why they should encourage American tourism in Cuba. Be sure to explain how both countries can benefit from this cultural exchange and how it will help the Cuban

    asked by Anonymous on January 22, 2016
  12. English

    Hi, I have to write a short reaction paper (2 pages) about the book America is in the Hearth by Carlos Bulosan. I have to discuss an important theme and provide examples. I was thinking about comparing his life in the Philippines and his life in America.

    asked by Jake on September 21, 2011
  13. History

    Hello, I have to discuss a topic for my homework. I am having a really hard time finding a discussion starter (for I have a tough time speaking to other people, even if I talk online) The topic today is "discuss Reform Movements." I go to connections

    asked by Rylie on October 6, 2017
  14. History

    In what way was the government of ancient Athens different from that of the United States? A. Athens was direct democracy in which citizens voted on laws themselves B. Athens was an oligarchy ruled by the wealthy members of the council of 5 hundred. C.

    asked by Kay on October 21, 2016
  15. Health and Physical Eduacation

    1. True or False: Friends are important because they offer us a sense of belonging, encouragement, and honesty. The Answer is True 2. Which of the following is a good way to deal with negative peer pressure? The Answer is D 3. True or False: Gender roles

    asked by Elzbieta Bosak on January 31, 2018
  16. Science

    Why are the days typically hotter in June than in December here in the US? D. Because the United States faces the sun in the summer and faces away from the sun in the winter E.Because the tilt of the Earth causes the sun's rays to be more concentrated in

    asked by M on February 11, 2015
  17. eth/125

    Religious discrimination against Muslims and Arab-appearance people rose steeply in the United States after 9/11. Consider the differences between Arabs, Muslims, and Arab Muslim extremists and fundamentalists. What may be done to maintain the American

    asked by Anonymous on October 26, 2010
  18. ETH 125

    Religious discrimination against Muslims and Arab-appearance people rose steeply in the United States after 9/11. Consider the differences between Arabs, Muslims, and Arab Muslim extremists and fundamentalists. What may be done to maintain the American

    asked by Mandie on October 17, 2010
  19. ethics

    Religious discrimination against Muslims and Arab-appearance people rose steeply in the United States after 9/11. Consider the differences between Arabs, Muslims, and Arab Muslim extremists and fundamentalists. What may be done to maintain the American

    asked by juju on August 1, 2010
  20. english

    What are the rhetorical components of the allegory Animal Farm Answer: The rhetorical components of this allegory consist of ethos, which deals with beliefs, morals, and credibility. Another rhetorical components deals with logos which can be seen in the

    asked by sue on May 5, 2018
  21. english

    what are the rhetorical components of the allegory in Animal Farm? Answer:a. The rhetorical components of this allegory consist of ethos, which deals with beliefs, morals, and credibility. Another rhetorical components deals with logos which can be seen in

    asked by sue on May 4, 2018
  22. English

    10.VerA(16-19) Identify the underlined word or phrase that should be corrected. 1.The cheerful(A),lively sound of(B) dance music expired(C) almost everyone(D).No error.(E) 2.After such(A)a magnificent(B) meal,we were(C) all quick to(D) applaud Mary for her

    asked by Bayarbold on June 24, 2011
  23. English

    Please help with this whole paragraph I rewrote it and thank you Ms Sue Therefore, supporting the fact, that you can dress a diverse group of students with uniforms, they would not see and believe the things the same way, as other students with uniforms.

    asked by Lalo on July 31, 2014
  24. check geo

    some people in the french-speaking province of ________ are interested in gaining independence from canada. A. Nunavut B. Quebic C. Alberta D. Montreal .I chose B Quebec. Canada and the united states differ i thier: A. Population B. Climate C. Goverment

    asked by henry on August 12, 2009
  25. u.s. history

    How many people died from the epidemic each month in the United States? *how many people died altogether -come 675,000 Americans died altogether how many people died on each continent? i can't find these last two questions

    asked by Please Help on June 7, 2014
  26. math

    The scale on a map of the United States is 1 cm = 40 mi. If the distance between Albany, NY, and Chicago, IL, on the map is 21 cm, what is the actual distance between the cities? A. 840 miles B. 804 miles C. 800 miles D. 840 cm

    asked by Pls halp on February 4, 2019
  27. Math

    Under the rules of the United States Golf Association the volume of a golf ball cannot be less than 2.48 cubic inches. A. calculate the radius of this golf ball. B. Calculate the circumference of this golf ball *Please help i don't know how to do this!!*

    asked by Ely on November 26, 2012
  28. English

    1. Where is the bathroom? 2. Where is the restroom? -------------------------------------------------- We use 'bathroom' at home. We use 'restroom' in public places such as departments, schools or hospitals, etc. Do you use 'bathroom' frequently in public

    asked by rfvv on July 12, 2018
  29. History

    11.)Why did Eliza Pinckney describe Florida as "quite troublesome for our great nation"? A.)Because indentured servant contracts were not allowed in florida B.)Because the spanish were trying to expand the borders of Florida into United States territory

    asked by Markest Lee on December 9, 2015
  30. us history

    which of the following is the most important political result of the election of 1800? A)it proved that the nations who thought the united states would not last were right. b)it proved that unpopular law and actions could get a sitting president reelected.

    asked by Ana on October 26, 2015
  31. History

    I am not sure of this answer. Please help. The main reason that States hold many important powers is that the a. Framers distrusted a strong central government. b. Constitution does not grant many States' rights. c. Constitution describes a unitary state.

    asked by Pat on January 20, 2007
  32. nullification

    i posted yesturday and the website i was directed to was for the 1800s. i need to know how nullification was still going on in the 1900s, but it can't be jury nullification Did you investigate the states rights' issues during the Civil Rights Movement of

    asked by INEEDHELP!!! on October 18, 2006
  33. Statistics

    In the following problem, check that it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial. Then use the normal distribution to estimate the requested probabilities. More than a decade ago, high levels of lead in the blood put 87% of children

    asked by Leatha on March 10, 2015
  34. math

    select ten (10) states and calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs. Next, calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs for all 51 states. Compare and contrast the means and standard deviations for the

    asked by Mary Ann on January 20, 2015
  35. English

    You've been put in charge of planning a one-day departmental training seminar with Dr. Melanie Dobler as your speaker. You must make travel arragements for the speaker, reserve a company room large enough for the number of people attending, and requisition

    asked by Jennifer on November 28, 2009
  36. American History

    how does the foreign oil situation affect Americans today? Americans continue to rely heavily on foreign oil. The United States consumes about twenty million of the roughly eighty million barrels of oil consumed daily in the world, and three-fifths of that

    asked by sue on July 21, 2016
  37. American History

    how does the foreign oil situation affect Americans today? Americans continue to rely heavily on foreign oil. The United States consumes about twenty million of the roughly eighty million barrels of oil consumed daily in the world, and three-fifths of that

    asked by sue on July 21, 2016
  38. American Gov't

    These are the problems I had difficulty with out of 35! 1.)Which is true about the roles of lieutenant governor and vice president? =a)Both are always elected separately from the chief executive. b)Lieutenant governors have more power than the vice

    asked by Ariel on August 3, 2010
  39. American Government

    Hello all! Just would like to check some answers, I am fairly confident them, but you never know! 1.What is a legitimate government? a. one in which government leaders obtain and keep power by using force b. one that offers the fastest solution to a

    asked by Jessica L. on September 10, 2016
  40. SOCIAL STUDIES (CHECK answer) please

    Which of the following statements can be inferred about the effect of the lousiania purcchase would have on the United States? A) because of the high cost is the purchase the US would struggle even more with public debt B) because of the treaty the French

    asked by BatMen on October 19, 2016
  41. US Gov

    The greatest source of presidential power is: a. the power to remove members of Congress from office for violating their oath of office. b. the power of referendum. c. politics and public opinion. d. the threat of a veto. e. the power to make political

    asked by Brooke on November 18, 2011
  42. English

    Can you please help me rephrase this paragraph taken from Chapter 5 of Virginia Woolf's "To the Lighthouse"? 1) Mrs. Ramsay has James stand so she can measure a stocking she is knitting against his leg. 2) It is a stocking for the lighthouse keeper's

    asked by Franco on April 22, 2010
  43. histroy

    I do not understand this paragraph about the fifth step to WWII..what is this paragraph saying...can someone summarize? "At first Peking and then Shanghai fell to the Japanese, the Chinese government appealed to the League of Nations. Sanctions would work

    asked by peter on January 9, 2008
  44. PLEASE CHECK! ELA

    Which word group is a complete sentence? A- Almost all the swimmers following the rules. B- Never had any interesting activities. C- After Chris finished chemistry experiment. D- Only two of the chairs matched the table. My guess is D.

    asked by Skye on September 29, 2014
  45. geography

    which of the following statements is true of Singapore a. Singapore's government condemned u.s. military actions in Afghanistan. b. Singapore finally became self governing in 1965 c. Singapore is member of the federation of Malaysia d. Singapore is a major

    asked by cali on January 20, 2014
  46. History

    Which most accurately identifies an impact of increased economic and cultural exchange between Pacific Rim countries? A. a decline in the consumption of American products in Asia B. the growth in popularity of K-pop in Asia and Western nations C. the

    asked by Sergio on February 12, 2019
  47. social studies

    can someone help me please with these two questions. 1. The utopian communities in America before 1860 were handicapped because they a. were ultimately overcrowded b. were forced to compete with free enterprise c. outlawed by congress d. generally embraced

    asked by bill on November 9, 2008
  48. Bio-20

    Coral reefs are rock like ridges built naturally by tiny marine animals called corals. They have taken hundreds of years to form. Why are scientists and engineers building artificial reefs off the coast of France, Japan and the United States? A.To trap

    asked by Robynn on November 19, 2007
  49. Language

    Which of the following statements best illustrates the social and political climate of the United States during the 1960s? a. The economy was strong and poverty in big cities was declining. b. The auto industry was faltering and it was difficult for trade

    asked by Estephania on January 14, 2016
  50. History

    1.) Which answer best explains why the Oregon Territory was important to the United States? A.0It allowed for increased trade opportunities with Canada, Mexico, & Asia B.)It increased hunting & trapping opportunities for settlers from the east*** C.)It was

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 24, 2016
  51. US History

    Source: "Brutus" Letter XVI April 10, 1788, "John DeWitt" Letter III Nov. 5, 1787, Anti-federalists Papers They uniformly exercise all the powers granted to them, and ninety-nine in a hundred are for grasping at more. It is this passionate thirst for

    asked by Anne on December 18, 2013
  52. Hamlet

    This question is in regards to Hamlets to be or not be speech. Historians have noted that some of the most effective leaders in recent history, including some recent Presidents, have not been considered to be especially intelligent. They have made quick

    asked by Emma on April 19, 2011
  53. us history

    Robert Fulton's steamboat design had which of these effects on American society? It slowed down the settlement of the Louisiana Territory It produced a rapid increase in immigration from Europe. It made the early industrialization of New England possible.

    asked by Oscar on March 24, 2015
  54. Bio

    As a scientist, you are assigned the task of finding out if the disappearance of a particular fish species from a lake in the Northwestern United States is due to acid rain resulting from industrial air pollution. Identify alternative hypotheses that could

    asked by luly on December 8, 2010
  55. social studies,managnent

    Group 1 will represent a major tobacco company like R. J. Reynolds or Philip Morris. . Topic that will be debated is: Should tobacco companies cease and desist all advertising in the United States? Each group should thoroughly research the issues, and come

    asked by Irina on September 26, 2011
  56. Bio

    As a scientist, you are assigned the task of finding out if the disappearance of a particular fish species from a lake in the Northwestern United States is due to acid rain resulting from industrial air pollution. Identify alternative hypotheses that could

    asked by Anonymous on December 8, 2010
  57. Math

    The table below provides a frequency distribution for the winner of the Davis Cup during the period 1977-1994. Winner of Davis Cup Frequency United States 6 Germany 3 Czechoslovakia 1 Australia 3 France 1 Sweden 4 Which measure of center, the mean, the

    asked by Anonymous on November 8, 2009
  58. English

    1. I have not made up my mind yet. 2. I have not decided yet. 3. I have not determined yet. 4. I have not made a decision yet. 5. I have not made a determination yet. (Are they all the same?)

    asked by rfvv on March 17, 2011
  59. history/ just need someone to read this

    describe the reconstruction period and how is happened and if it had any gains. i have to post this a paragraph at a time. sorry The Reconstruction Period refers to efforts made in the US between 1865 and 1877 to restructure the political, legal and

    asked by krystal on May 25, 2011
  60. Eglish/ grammar revise please

    How can I make this sentence better? I am trying to paraphrase, but the last part of the sentence does not sound good. In the case of Yunis, the United States contended jurisdiction found in section 1203 of the Hostage Taking Statue and section 32 of the

    asked by Christi on April 9, 2008
  61. History

    Which of the following was an effect of the Refugee Act of 1980? 1)Fewer international migrants were permitted entry. (maybe?) 2)Migration from Latin American countries soared. (maybe?) 3)Women became more likely than men to migrate. 4)Overall migration

    asked by MK on June 12, 2016
  62. english

    Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. As a 3-time survivor I periodically check the ACS (American Cancer Society.) 1. http://www.cancer.org/docroot/CRI/content/CRI_2_4_2X_What_are_the_risk_factors_for_breast_cancer_5.asp 2. There is actually

    asked by SraJMcGin on May 22, 2007
  63. SPORTS

    What does these colleges have in common... Samford, Georgia, Marshall, Illinois State, Murray State, Cincinnati, UTC besides the same sports? Your question is unclear. Stanford and the others may all be higher education insitutions in the United States. I

    asked by Cindy on January 30, 2007
  64. Social Studies

    "If we intend to stay hands off to the powers of europe, then sooner or later we must keep to ourselves" What future US policy toward Latin America is suggested by this quotation from Theodore Roosevelt? I was thinking the answer would be: The united

    asked by nope on May 1, 2017
  65. American Gov.

    in the case of schenck vs united states justice oliver wendell holmes jr wrote: "the most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a theatre and causing a panic." this is an example of what kind of rights? a.

    asked by Mike on October 31, 2016
  66. essay

    Imagine that you are hosting a group of exchange students next term. You are responsible for welcoming the students to campus and acquainting the students with life on campus socially as well as academically. Develop a "Welcome Letter" for the visiting

    asked by rose on September 21, 2012
  67. History

    which conclusion is best supported by the fact that the United States did not enter World War II until 1942 a. US leaders did not believe that the events of the war justified involvement until 1942 b. Germany had not been involved in the World War II until

    asked by Hannah on September 13, 2017
  68. Social Studies

    What was one event that helped make the united states a world power? A. The country experienced the Great Depression. B. The country fought in World War I. C. The country signed the Peace of Paris D. The country fought in the French and Indian War.

    asked by Helper on January 30, 2015
  69. Counting and Probability

    There are 5 boys and 4 girls in my class. All of them are distinguishable. In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 2 boys are next to each other?

    asked by Mr. Alexander on October 20, 2015
  70. Economics

    Mirk Labs is a British pharmaceutical company that currently enjoys a patent monopoly in Europe, Canada, and the United States on Zatab (pronounced zay-tab), an allergy medication. The global demand for Zatab is: Qd=15.0-0.2P Where Qd is annual quantity

    asked by DaisyJ on August 26, 2009
  71. Managerial Econ

    Mirk Labs is a British pharmaceutical company that currently enjoys a patent monopoly in Europe, Canada, and the United States on Zatab (pronounced zay-tab), an allergy medication. The global demand for Zatab is: Qd=15.0-0.2P Where Qd is annual quantity

    asked by DaisyJ on August 27, 2009
  72. Life Since the 1950s

    Spread of Independence Between 1945 and 1962, many nations in Asia and Africa achieved freedom from Western influence. After WWII, many Jews returned to Israel, their Jewish homeland. Palestinian Arabs resisted this “invasion.” In 1947, the United

    asked by maria on August 15, 2011
  73. Math

    A nationwide survey showed that 65% of all children in the United States dislike eating vegetables. If 4 children are chosen at random, what is the probability that all 4 dislike eating vegetables? (Round your answer to the nearest percent.) The answer is

    asked by Maya on May 27, 2016
  74. math

    Last week we needed 30 chairs for the meeting. This week we need 200% of what number. I think the answer is 1.2

    asked by pam on March 15, 2010
  75. MATH - URGENT!!!

    There are 5 boys and 4 girls in my class. In how many ways can they be seated in a row of 9 chairs such that at least 3 girls are all next to each other?

    asked by Speedo on October 6, 2013
  76. Counting and Probability

    If 4 boys and 5 girls are seated in a row of 9 chairs, what is the probability that the 2 girls will sit next to each other?

    asked by Anonymous on September 27, 2016
  77. math

    three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats

    asked by Anonymous on May 29, 2013
  78. math

    three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats

    asked by Anonymous on May 29, 2013
  79. math

    three students are to be seated in a row of 10 chairs. What is the probability that they will be seated in adjacent seats

    asked by Anonymous on May 29, 2013
  80. History

    12.)Why was it important for states like New Jersey to have a system that allowed for each state to have equal representation in the national government? A.)Because New Jersey did not want to compromise with slave states B.)Because New Jersey favored the

    asked by YRN DJ on November 30, 2015
  81. social studies.

    1. What was a boomtown? a. towns that grew quickly near mining sites. ****** 2. The 1862 Homestead Act gave how many free acres of land to any settler who paid a filing fee and who lived on the land for 5 years? c. 160 ****** 3. The last Native American to

    asked by cuz im cool. on June 17, 2016
  82. math

    A classroom table is 1 meter wide and 1.75 meters long. How many 39 centimeter chairs can fit around the table?

    asked by hailey on December 13, 2007
  83. history

    Which action most accurately describes the intended purpose of the Corwin Amendment? The amendment sought to enhance communication between political parties. The amendment sought to increase the Southern voting block. The amendment sought to abolish

    asked by michael on November 21, 2018
  84. Social STUDIES

    the 15 amendment - ratified in 1870 prohibited states from using race or color as standards for determining the right vote the 19th amendment- ratified 1920 prohibited the states from using gender as a voting qualification the 23 amendment- ratified in

    asked by Anonymous** on July 7, 2011
  85. history

    4.  What does the author mean in saying that popular sovereignty "undermined the Missouri compromise”? It maintained the division of free and slave states. It expanded slavery to the Northern free states.

    asked by susie on December 6, 2016
  86. sci

    Would someone critique my hypothesis? question:Although most salamanders have four legs, the aquatic salamander shown below resembles an eel. It lacks hind limbs and has very tiny forelimbs. Propose a hypothesis to explain how limbless salamanders evolved

    asked by Trish on March 1, 2008
  87. Stats

    Harley-Davidson motorcycles make up 14% of all the motorcycles registered in the United States. You plan to interview an SRS of 600 motorcycle owners. a.) What is the sampling distribution of the proportion of your sample who own Harley's? b.) How likely

    asked by Manda on November 9, 2011
  88. History

    Why was Vietnam key to the US taming communism in Asia? a) None of these answers b) Vietnam and the US had strong economic ties that both countries allocated throughout other countries in Asia. c) Vietnam was a major supplier of rice into the United

    asked by Rebecca on May 12, 2015
  89. HISTORY

    4. The United States cut off sales of oil to Japan after the A. Japanese attack on Dutch Indonesia. B. Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. C. Japanese occupation of southern Indochina. D. Japanese occupation of Hong Kong. I chose the answer B. please can you

    asked by Anonymous on March 31, 2016
  90. Math

    the average employee in the united states works for about 248 days per year and receives abt 13 days of paid vacation. write the number of vacation days as a percent of the total number of days worked. round to the nearest 100th's of a percent.

    asked by Vishal on November 13, 2014
  91. Algebra 1

    Can someone help me I really don't get this one The table shows the number of trolley buses in operation in the United States during certain years. Describe the rates of change in the number of buses during the time period. (Table) Year 1980 1985 1990 1995

    asked by KATIE on October 31, 2013
  92. English

    Read the following selection from “Winter Mist” by Robert Palfrey Utter. Then, answer the questions that follow. I like pond skating best by moonlight. The hollow among the hills will always have a bit of mist about it, let the sky be clear as it may.

    asked by Lanny on June 14, 2013
  93. history

    What was the impact of the United States decision to purchase Alaska? The Alaskan purchase led to the beginning of US imperialistic desires. The Alaskan purchase ended America’s goal of manifest destiny. It gave the US Navy the ability to dominate the

    asked by michael on December 12, 2018
  94. English

    1. Salt Lake City, Utah's capital and largest city, was founded in 1847. 2. Janice and Carla spent the day at the mall. 3. Standard time was adopted in the United States in 1884. 4. The geographic center of the United States is in Kansas. 5. The first

    asked by ANONYMUS on June 12, 2016
  95. Cultural Diversity

    Would someone please look over these questions and my answers? If I'm wrong, please let me know. 1. Which one of the following would be considered a sterotype? A. Pacific Coast Indians are drunks. B. Most Central and South American Hispanics have

    asked by Rose on October 22, 2007
  96. History -- PLEASE CHECK!

    In the 1980s an alterative music form began developing in Washington State. This music, called grunge, combined elements of punk and heavy metal. Like most new bands, grunge bands started playing in small crowds and slowly became popular. Which of the

    asked by Jasmine on May 13, 2014
  97. Math

    There will be 240 seats on the lawn for graduation. Show all the ways you can make equal rows of chairs if there are at least 5 rows.

    asked by Daniel on December 24, 2016
  98. math

    A sunday school of 12 members is to be seated on seven chairs and a bench that accomodate five persons . In how many ways can the bench be occupied?

    asked by rechel on December 7, 2016
  99. geology

    Can you answer this please? What kind of climate coincides with the old Cotton Belt in the United States? How would you characterize it? The U.S. Corn Belt coincides approximately with Dfa climate, which is assigned what name in the North American climate

    asked by Tasha on February 8, 2009
  100. Math

    the jetstream is a strong wind current that flows across the united states. flying with the jetstream, a plane flew 3,000 miles in 5 hours. Against the same wind, the trip took 6 hours. Find the airspeed of the plane (the speed in still water). My answer:

    asked by Jessica on November 22, 2016