1. science (any tutor)

    Luther Burbank was a plant breeder who developed a strain of potato plant that produced more tubers (the part of the root that people eat) of larger size than other potato plants that were grown on farms at the time. This strain of potato was also

    asked by Anonymous on May 18, 2015
  2. SS-check my answers plz!!!

    1. A person favoring one side of a political issue is a faction. partisan. a party favor. implying power. 2. The Democratic-Republicans believed in strong state governments and rule by the wealthy class. a national bank. a strong federal government. rule

    asked by Princess Anna on January 24, 2014
  3. social studies(updated answers)

    8.Which region of Mexico is best for growing crops? A.Baja California B.Southern Mexico Plateau (I PICK THIS) C.Yucatán D.Northwestern Mexico 9.Like the United States, the government of Mexico is A.breaking away from a one-party system. B.an established

    asked by bonn on February 25, 2014
  4. physics

    Assume that the earth is a uniform sphere and that its path around the sun is circular. (a) Calculate the kinetic energy that the earth has because of its rotation about its own axis. For comparison, the total energy used in the United States in one year

    asked by Taylor on March 10, 2011
  5. Physics

    Assume that the earth is a uniform sphere and that its path around the sun is circular. a) Calculate the kinetic energy that the earth has because of its rotation about its own axis. For comparison, the total energy used in the United States in one year is

    asked by Anne on November 22, 2011
  6. Social Studies Help!

    What was the goal of the North American Free Trade Agreement? A) Increase tariffs on imported goods. B) Encourage trade and economic growth between Canada, the United States, and Mexico. C) Increase the cost of free trade. D) Increase tariffs on exported

    asked by Brooklyn/Connexus Girl on February 5, 2018
  7. Eonomics

    How do you think the Demand and Supply patterns have changed in the United states since 2008 when the recession started? I think the recession of 2008 decreased the demand of many goods especially the "Normal" goods in the country as a result the prices of

    asked by Tessy on February 17, 2016
  8. U.S. History (Check)(REED)

    1. Why did Marcus Garvey call for African Americans to settle in Africa? A: Marcus Garvey called for African Americans to settle in Africa because he believed African Americans would never find justice or freedom in America. 2. What were some of the

    asked by Victoria on March 16, 2016
  9. Math

    Twenty-eight U.S. states prohibit all drivers from texting while driving. Nine other U.S. states prohibit only teen drivers from texting. Based on these numbers, in what percentage of U.S. states is it unlawful for teens to text while driving?

    asked by Reeses on January 24, 2018
  10. Social Studies

    I am trying to find information on comparing the Western states with the Midwestern states in the following areas: Land/Climate, Resources/Economy, and People.

    asked by Austin on March 7, 2008
  11. college algebra

    In Japan, there were 94,848 deaths attributed to heart disease and the population of Japan is about 128 million. If the United States were able to reduce its number of deaths to be proportional to that of Japan, about how many deaths due to heart disease

    asked by tim on September 16, 2015
  12. Social Studies

    Hello! I am a bit behind in social studies so I tried to skip through my book, but of course, still read it. I was able to answer most questions on my quiz, but I am stuck on these 3. Can anyone check my answers please and ty?! 1. The eventual election of

    asked by cAt.ExE HaS sTopPeD wORkInG on October 29, 2018
  13. math

    What percent of the total number of states does each of the 50 states represent?

    asked by vincent on July 19, 2013
  14. civics

    How did the writers of the U.S Constitution improve the amendment process from that of the Articles of Confederation? A) It required unanimous consent by the states to amend B) It required support of six of the 13 states to amend C) It required support of

    asked by anime lover on November 11, 2015
  15. english II

    error in position of modifiers. answer is c. A.Thor, the Norse god of thunder, was a fearless warrior and the adversary of giants. B. Although Henry James settled permanently in England, he examined the impact of European civilization on American life.

    asked by Shaquitta on November 24, 2009
  16. Help!!!

    Why did the colonists find the writing of the Declaration of Independence so important for the creation of the United States? This site will give you some insight. http://www.factmonster.com/ce6/history/A0857706.html But think of the declaration in these

    asked by Mike on October 18, 2006
  17. American Government

    "In politics, a political party acts as a 'bonding agent' to ensure the good performance of it's candidates and elected officeholders." USE THE QUOTATION TO ANSWER THE QUESTION 1. How do parties typically ensure the good performance of their candidates? A.

    asked by Ashley on November 7, 2016
  18. ENGLISH 2

    2. In at least three sentences, explain if ethos, pathos and logos have each been effectively established in this speech. Pearson’s address on the inauguration of the national flag of Canada: On September 5, 1945 an Order-in-Council was passed declaring

    asked by Jessica A on March 6, 2011
  19. Language Arts need help now!

    "Tara aren't you going to try out for the school play?" asked Bill. "Auditions are in a few minutes." "No, Nita is trying out for the lead. She's a much better singer than I am. I don't have a chance." Bill was a kind and helpful boy. He hated seeing Tara

    asked by Hayley on August 9, 2017
  20. Science

    There are more earthquakes along the western coast of the United States than along the eastern coast. Explain. thank you Where do earthquakes tend to occur, in terms of the tectonic plates of the earth?

    asked by Prinness 49 on March 1, 2007
  21. employment law

    The supervisor comes to your office and wants to see the employee’s file. You provide the supervisor the file. The supervisor asks for the results from the drug test, the medical follow-up for the work-related injury a year ago, and the employee’s

    asked by Crystal on September 28, 2011
  22. Stats

    The following data represent the number of live births in the United States in 2007 for women 15 to 49 years old. Age Live Births 15 - 19 445,045 20 - 24 1,082,837 25 - 29 1,208,405 30 - 34 962,179 35 - 39 499,916 40 - 44 105,071 45 - 49 7,349 Find the

    asked by Sarah on June 17, 2014
  23. World History

    2.) During the Cold War, people were afraid of communists, both outside and inside the United States. The Red Scare and McCarthyism that grew out of these fears was damaging to the American way of life. During the McCarthy years, many of the freedoms

    asked by Anon on June 6, 2015
  24. business finance

    Stacy took out a loan for $15,000. Her note was for 300 days at 5% ordinary interest. On day 100 she made a partial payment of $5,000. On day 200 she made a second payment of $5,000. On day 250 she made yet a third payment of $2,500. a. (1 point) What is

    asked by karly on November 28, 2016
  25. Science

    Check my answers please? Imagine that you remove all the atoms from a chair. What remains? 1. nothing 2. a pile of dust I choose 1. Which of the following is not made of atoms? 1. heat 2. a solid 3. a gas I choose 1. What about matter is true? 1. atoms are

    asked by Mayflower on December 19, 2014
  26. college statistics

    In Chapter 5, Exercise 9, we studied the variability of crime rates and police expenditures in the eastern and Midwestern United States. We’ve now been asked to investigate the hypothesis that the number of crimes is related to police expenditures per

    asked by jason on October 7, 2010
  27. English

    The classroom has 10 short/low chirs, 10 tall/high chairs, 10 small desks, 10 big desks, 5 windows, and 20 lockers. (Did I use correct adjectives? Would you check them?)

    asked by rfvv on April 3, 2013
  28. English

    I Need Help In English? First off, I'd like to introduce myself. My name is Anta and I'm currently a Senior and have to do this online course to graduate and I am basically left with no choice but to teach myself. The lesson I'm on now has been quite a

    asked by Anta on April 4, 2011
  29. eth

    bilingualism in education and politics in the United States http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/JWCRAWFORD/biling.htm http://dolphin.upenn.edu/~scoronel/bilingualism.html http://www.pch.gc.ca/progs/lo-ol/biling/hist_e.cfm

    asked by yvette on August 12, 2006
  30. Social Studies

    Can someone check my responses please? I want to make sure I'm correct before submitting. The * is my response 1. How does the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag of the United States reflect the concept of natural rights? A. The Pledge of Allegiance includes

    asked by Serena on August 22, 2016
  31. English

    Literary Analysis: Character and Characterization Read the selection. Then, answer the questions that follow. People who don’t know Harry tend to underestimate him. They cast a skeptical eye on his typical outfit: ragged jeans and shirts that bear

    asked by Noemi on June 30, 2016
  32. us history

    18. Which of the following is a notable influence of Native American culture on the geography of the United States? Many places are named using Native American words. Native Americans created safe passages through mountain areas. Many of the cities today

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  33. History

    Which best analyzes criticisms of the New Deal? a.The New Deal was seen as promoting American dependency on the federal government. b.The New Deal was widely condemned for decreasing the power of the United States Supreme Court. c.The New Deal was

    asked by Anonymous on January 25, 2018
  34. World History

    Which best analyzes criticisms of the New Deal? The New Deal was widely condemned for decreasing the power of the United States Supreme Court. The New Deal was denounced for increasing the national debt and reach of the federal government. The New Deal was

    asked by Collin on August 8, 2018
  35. History

    Which best analyzes criticisms of the New Deal? a.The New Deal was seen as promoting American dependency on the federal government. b.The New Deal was widely condemned for decreasing the power of the United States Supreme Court. c.The New Deal was

    asked by James on August 14, 2018
  36. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). How does the population of brazil resemble that of the United States? A: The population of Brazil resembles that of the United States as both of these countries' populations consist of a diverse mixture of ethnic groups. 2). Which European country sent

    asked by Anonymous on September 27, 2013
  37. Civics

    For what reason might the United States government raise taxes instead of borrowing money to pay for a new government service? A. To avoid increasing the flow of money in the economy B. To avoid having to change the federal interest rate C. To demonstrate

    asked by Carla on May 24, 2017
  38. Cultural Diversity

    Hello, This is a discussion question from my cuktural diversity class.. I have read through my entire text and elaborated on what my text stated on educational differences and similarities among the Chinese and Japanese people. Can you read my response

    asked by Jen on September 18, 2009
  39. geometry

    Alice is making the profile of a face. She is also making an exact replica of a circle with a radius of eight inches. Which statement is correct about the profile and the replica?Answer A: The profile is made by sketching and the circle is made by drawing.

    asked by Please Help Me on September 26, 2011
  40. SS

    What is the goal of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)? Increase the cost of free trade Encourage trade and economic growth between Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Increase tariffs on exported goods Increase tariffs on imported goods My

    asked by Anonymous on March 26, 2018
  41. history

    1. Which is an event of the progressive Era enacted by the local government in south Carolina? a. The first grange chapter was established for farmers b. The grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. Blacks were disfranchised through a poll

    asked by abstract on April 28, 2016
  42. history (reed)

    .1 Which is an event of the progressive Era enacted by the local government in south Carolina? a. The first grange chapter was established for farmers b. The grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. Blacks were disfranchised through a poll

    asked by abstract on April 29, 2016
  43. History

    4.)Slavery was defended for many reasons in the 1800s. A.)Which opinion best explains why some citizens of free states might support slavery? B.)Slaves were needed to build railroads and new cities in the west. C.)Escaped slaves should not be protected by

    asked by YRN DJ on January 31, 2016
  44. U.S. GOVERNMENT

    Consider the fact on Rousseau's idea that said that all men should have the right to take up arms against the government if it did not respect these rights and placed it in the Declaration of Independence and later added something similar as the 2nd

    asked by Booker Perry on June 11, 2012
  45. Economics

    The nominal interest rate is 12 percent per year in Canada and 8 percent per year in the United States. Suppose that the real interest rates are equalized in the two countries and that purchasing-power parity holds. A friend proposes a get-rich-quick

    asked by Anonymous on October 5, 2011
  46. Econ

    The nominal interest rate is 12 percent per year in Canada and 8 percent per year in the United States. Suppose that the real interest rates are equalized in the two countries and that purchasing-power parity holds. A friend proposes a get-rich-quick

    asked by Anonymous on October 5, 2011
  47. Social Studies (Check, Please!)

    I think my answer is correct, but I'm not sure. How did the Lend-Lease Act help the Allied war effort? A: The Lend-Lease enabled the United States to lend or lease more than $40 billion in weapons, vehicles, and other supplies to those involved in the

    asked by Victoria on January 2, 2016
  48. Physics

    A "swing" ride at a carnival consists of chairs that are swung in a circle by 12.0 m cables attached to a vertical rotating pole, as the drawing shows. (è = 60.0°) Suppose the total mass of a chair and its occupant is 222 kg.

    asked by Anonymous on November 7, 2012
  49. Physics

    A "swing" ride at a carnival consists of chairs that are swung in a circle by 12.0 m cables attached to a vertical rotating pole, as the drawing shows. (è = 60.0°) Suppose the total mass of a chair and its occupant is 222 kg

    asked by Don on November 8, 2012
  50. Essay Topic (Synthesis)

    Is the topic of Immigration Reform in the United States to controversial for my synthesis essay? I am writing a synthesis essay for my class, and it is a big portion of my grade. I have a lot of information about Immigration, but I'm afraid the topic will

    asked by Tyler on August 3, 2014
  51. Check my answers SS

    Which of the following state program areas consumes the largest part of the executive budget? (1 point) human services education *** natural resources transportation 2. Which state department is responsible for mental health-related issues and welfare? (1

    asked by XenaGonzalez on February 17, 2015
  52. Social Studies

    Which of the following state program areas consumes the largest part of the executive budget? (1 point) human services education *** natural resources transportation 2. Which state department is responsible for mental health-related issues and welfare? (1

    asked by hannah on January 22, 2016
  53. Physics

    Occasionally, huge icebergs are found floating on the ocean's currents. Suppose one such iceberg is 114 km long, 31.3 km wide, and 194 m thick. (a) How much heat in joules would be required to melt this iceberg (assumed to be at 0 °C) into liquid water at

    asked by P H Y S I C S on April 18, 2015
  54. English

    Writeacher, (Mrs,Mr) Sorry I don't know which is correct. You are helping me so much ; Thank you greatly... I have taken your advise and made more changes to my answers. I never see my mistakes until you make your suggestions. I guess that's why my

    asked by April on January 21, 2010
  55. Social Studies please help

    What was the Compromise of 1850? A.the simultaneous admission of Maine and Missouri as states in order to preserve the balance between slave and free states in the Union B.the

    asked by Mrs.Dummy on February 6, 2017
  56. History

    Southern states did not like Hamilton's plan to pay off the federal debt because they owed less for the cost of the American Revolution than Northern states? true

    asked by Kathlyn on May 8, 2014
  57. English

    Can someone tell me if this is right for 1. CheckPoint: Full-Sentence Outline  Resources: Organizing Your Research Paper & Bias, Rhetorical Devices, and Argumentation  Due Date: Day 4 [Individual forum]  Review the criteria for full-sentence

    asked by Angela on April 8, 2009
  58. Government Check

    1.)The President's power to veto congressional legislation and the requirement that Congress confirm the President's nominees to the Supreme Court are both examples of what? a.)Checks and balances b.)Civil rights c.)=Limited government d.)Judicial review

    asked by Ariel on June 27, 2010
  59. Social studies

    Which is the most likely result of income not rising as quickly as inflation? People are able to buy goods and services The unemployment rate rises as more people look for job•• Many people decide to leave the labor force Consumers buy more goods

    asked by Kayla on May 10, 2017
  60. Language Arts

    There is little, if any,m "storm" in the new movie Storm Fever. Aren't actors supposed to act, and aren't directors supposed to direct? Actor Robert Pierre seems to wander aimlessly around the set. And director Sue Smith can't seem to figure out to present

    asked by Callie on December 2, 2014
  61. Socials

    What was an impact of the United States entry into World War I? a.Tensions developed between American and French troops over who would occupy the best trenches. b.Britain shifted most of its troops to the eastern front because they were no longer needed in

    asked by Anonymous on January 23, 2018
  62. World history

    What was an impact of the United States entry into World War 1? A-the arrival of fresh troops to the allied side forced Germany to agree to cease-fire within a year. B-Britain shifted most of its troops to the eastern front because they were no longer

    asked by John on July 11, 2018
  63. World History

    What was an impact of the United States entry into World War I? The Ottoman Empire immediately surrendered to the Allied powers, realizing that its fight was futile. Tensions developed between American and French troops over who would occupy the best

    asked by Mia on October 8, 2018
  64. US history

    After dropping two atomic bombs on Japan, the United States: 1. accepted Japan’s surrender, albeit with the condition that the emperor could keep his throne 2. dropped a third one on Tokyo to force the Japanese to surrender 3. accepted Japan’s

    asked by HM on November 13, 2011
  65. History

    16.)The defect of the Confederation is that the United States has no powers to exact obedience, or punish disobedience to their resolutions. Which statement summarizes the main idea of this passage? A.)A Bill of Rights would protect citizens from excessive

    asked by YRN DJ on November 30, 2015
  66. Health

    How do states handle access to non-identifying information for a party to an adoption? A. All states allow access to such information to anyone interested in it. B. All states allow an adoptive parent or a guardian of an adoptee to access the information.

    asked by Amanda on April 22, 2009
  67. social studies

    Help with Vietnam School Project? For our project we have to do interviews with people and then present them in a cool way. For example in past years someone made a helicopter with cardboard and put the interviews inside it. Another made a battlefield with

    asked by Rae on November 4, 2008
  68. CHECK MY ANSWERS American Government

    *** By my answer Please check! 1. Which statement best describes the importance of the Magna Carta? (1 point) British judges should hold judicial power. Even the king must respect certain rights of the people.*** Federalism is the best form of government.

    asked by Anonymous on September 19, 2016
  69. French

    In order to say "This city is in France," we can say "Cette ville est en France." But, why is it that we say "Cette ville est aux Etats-Unis" for "This city is in the United States?" I don't exactly understand the difference between "en" and "aux."

    asked by Anonymous on July 10, 2013
  70. us history

    In many ways after the divisiveness and devastation of the Civil War, the United States searched for order economically, politically, geographically, socially and racially. Select one of these areas, or suggest another, and make a case for the reasons why

    asked by kc on December 5, 2012
  71. american history

    which of the following was the primary cause of the Balkan wars conducted during the Clinton administration a. the rise to power of Slobodan Milosevic in Serbia b. Muslim activism in Bosnia c. the un peacekeepers inability to stem ethnic cleansing d. the

    asked by cali on June 6, 2013
  72. Geography Report (Ms. Sue)

    I know you told me to not post a rough draft, but I am struggling to write my first paragraph. I do not know if this even relates to the first theme of geography, which is location. Ms. Sue, please, although I haven't even complete this paragraph yet,

    asked by Anonymous on October 19, 2013
  73. math

    the annual per capita consumption of fresh oranges in pounds in the united states can be approximated by a normal distribution, with a mean of 9.9 pounds and a standard deviation of 2.5 pounds. what largest annual per capita consumption of oranges that can

    asked by Anonymous on December 15, 2015
  74. English writing issues

    Help With These Issues Grammar Incorrect Phrasing, Enhancement word choice, Style Wordy Sentences Passive Voice Misuse, Unclear Reference, Sentence Structure Maryland Lawmakers Approve Bill To Fight Drug Price-Gouging, prohibiting a manufacturer or

    asked by Pep on November 15, 2017
  75. american government

    the powerful but unofficial post of president of the senate involves steering floor action to a party benefit. is true or flase im not sure

    asked by kyle on October 27, 2008
  76. Social Studies

    What group believed President Lincoln's Reconstruction plan was too easy? Choices are: A. Democrats B. Freedmen C. U.S. Senate D. Radical Republicans

    asked by Samantha on February 16, 2012
  77. social studies

    Q. Why were the delegates carful to preserve the separation of powers? A. Could it be because they don't want one body to be the sole ruler and decision maker. Both congress and senate should have a say?

    asked by XAYE on June 2, 2010
  78. History

    In the congressional election of 1858, the Senate race in what state was the center of national attention? A. Illinois B. Michigan C. Indiana D. Ohio

    asked by Dylan on March 24, 2016
  79. English

    Need help changing passive voice to an active one.... Iowa’s state lottery bill was approved by the Senate in a close vote taken this morning.

    asked by Jackson on February 24, 2014
  80. Math

    A mall has three department stores, J C Penney, Macy’s, and Sears. A survey of 1863 people exiting the mall found that 279 made a purchase at J C Penney, 240 made a purchase at Macy’s, 364 made a purchase at Sears, 76 made a purchase at J C Penney and

    asked by Danni on March 23, 2012
  81. bussiness math

    what is the actual cost. you buy 12 rocking chairs wholesale. The invoice list price is $420. the series discounts are 20/10; the discounts are 3/10, 2/15, 1/25, 0/30. you pay the bill 12 days after recieving it.

    asked by shaquita on April 22, 2008
  82. physics

    Hydraulic engineers in the United States often use, as a units of volume of water, the acre-foot, defined as the volume of water that will cover 1 acre (where 1 acre = 43560 ft2) of land to a depth of 1 ft. A severe thunderstorm dumped 2.6 in. of rain in

    asked by Joshep on March 23, 2014
  83. literary

    Choose 3 selections from literature that are united into one topic or theme. Your topic can be united by subject, author, genre, style, etc. (requirement) Good speeches will have one clear main topic throughout. My topic is (Remembrance) Thanks for any

    asked by Jeremy on December 11, 2009
  84. sci

    What was Darwin's reasoning behind the theory of natural selection?

    asked by theben on January 17, 2009
  85. Biology

    two negative effect of direct artificial selection?

    asked by Astrid on March 5, 2012
  86. Biology

    What is one negative effect of indirect artificial selection?

    asked by Jay on February 8, 2013
  87. Evolution/Biology

    What does the statement "The environment directs natural selection" mean?

    asked by anonymous on May 27, 2015
  88. Science

    What would be John Endler's relationship towards natural selection? Help!

    asked by Danielle on April 7, 2012
  89. statistical applications

    when is random sampling not the best approach to sample selection?

    asked by anette on March 8, 2010
  90. Music

    What are the two basic forms for vocal selection in operas?

    asked by Keisha on August 10, 2010
  91. college

    What are the methods of judicial selection for federal judges?

    asked by Robin on December 6, 2010
  92. business

    As an IHRM why would recruitment, selection and staffing be problematic.

    asked by tre on December 5, 2009
  93. Human Resources

    Name three selection tools that you would consider using to hire a police officer.

    asked by Jonathan on November 15, 2010
  94. Science

    Factors that affect natural selection and evolution.

    asked by Herbert on December 8, 2017
  95. essay

    As a immigrant, I know that I have less chance to get into the University of California than other people. But I never give up the thought of getting into UC. As I mentioned before, I have taken as many college prep classes I could to meet the UC's

    asked by JJ on December 1, 2006
  96. social studies

    Asha lives in a nation that has a legislature and a prime minister. Citizens in her country vote in elections to elect their legislative representatives. Then parliament appoints the prime minister. 1: Does Asha's nation have a limited or an unlimited

    asked by cat on November 1, 2016
  97. Math

    Could someone please help me out with the data homework? All I need is someone to check my answers. If any are incorrect could you please explain what I did wrong. 1. A student must answer 7 of 10 questions on an exam. How many different sets of questions

    asked by Ashley on October 8, 2007
  98. English

    1. George Bernard Shaw criticized The Importance of Being Earnest for A.)being too long. B.)not being funny. C.)not having real substance. 2. Choose the word below that best completes the sentence: He’s incredibly ___________; he just can’t make up his

    asked by Deborah on January 14, 2013
  99. math

    Assume that the average annual salary for a worker in the United States is $32,000 and that the annual salaries for Americans are normally distributed with a standard deviation equal to $7,000. Find the following: (A) What percentage of Americans earn

    asked by Rashonda on July 19, 2012
  100. algebra

    help please the equation of y= 1777x+27,153 can be used to predict the number yof gun deaths in the united states after 2000 that is x=0 corresponds is x=2000x=3 x=correspopnds to 2003 x=6 corresponds to 2003 abd so on predict the number of gun deaths in

    asked by at on January 24, 2010