1. COLLEGE COURSE, CRITICAL THINKING

    We present this selection as an example of a fairly well-reasoned argumentative essay. There is more here than arguments—there’s some window dressing and you’ll probably find some slanters here and there as well. You should go through the selection
  2. science

    What is it in sherry cooking wine that makes it less effective in killing bacteria when it has a pH of 3.5, compared to a tomato, with a pH of 3.7. The bacteria is Serratia marcescens. I have been searching for the chemical compositions of both to compare
  3. Biology Research Paper

    This is my essay on fossil fuels. Can This is my essay on fossil fuels. Can someone please check to see if there are any improvements that can be made? Also, I need help writing a conclusion. Have you ever thought about where your electricity comes from?
  4. language arts

    Read the sentence. Running down the sidewalk, a hole in the pavement caused me to trip. Which revision of the sentence is grammatically correct? a)Running down the sidewalk,there was a hole in the pavement, I tripped on it. b)Running down the sidewalk, the
  5. English

    1. Our swim coach reminded us to eat a healthy meal, sleep well, and to come early for warm-ups before the swim meet. 2. While Jenny was skiing on Saturday morning, the trail cut through the forest. 3. After a moment of panic when I couldn’t find my
  6. Physics

    A large pendulum with a 200-lb gold-plated bob 12 inches in diameter is on display in the lobby of the United Nations building. Assume that the pendulum has a length of 78.4 ft. It is used to show the rotation of the Earth - for this reason it is referred
  7. math

    THE MIDAS TOUCH King Midas was a very wealthy and powerful king who ruled over 10 states. Each year each of the states would have to send him, as taxes, a bag fi lled with 100 gold coins. Each gold coin would have to weigh exactly 4 ounces. One year after
  8. Government

    If no presidential candidate wins a majority of electoral votes, who can choose the president. http://www.usconstitution.net/const.html#A2Sec1 In addition to the above excellent answer please consider the following. The lack of any candidate receiving a
  9. history

    What foreign force cause the new republic of China to fall into chaos after 1912? A. The Silk Road was captured by Russian forces B. Foreign power increase their influence over Chinese affair C. The United State withdraw China's favored nation status D.
  10. Reading

    In the traditions of Sacramento Valley Native Americans, mysterious figures were transported over water in a raft to create the world. One dove from the raft into the water and came up with dirt. From that soil the world was formed. 2 The transportation by
  11. social studies

    what is the key difference between a federal government and a confederate government? A. in a federal government local governments have the most power. In a confederate government a central government has the most power B. In a confederate government local
  12. English

    Explain why the setting depicted in the V for Vendetta trailer is a dystopia. Use specific examples in your explanation. This is what I have so far not sure if it is correct. A dystopia is an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or an
  13. college chemistry

    The half-life of 13252Te is 3.26 days. This isotope decays by beta emission to a highly unstable intermediate that decays rapidly to a stable product by beta emission. (a) What is the ultimate product obtained from Te-132? Write a balanced equation for
  14. English

    1. I believe her to be very careful. (Can we omit 'to be' in this sentence?) 2. It's already summer. Leaves are dark green. 2-1. It's already summer. Leaves have dark green. (Which one is correct?) 3. He kept her delicious cake. 3-1. The game kept me
  15. Language Arts

    I began a written correspondence with my grandmother when I was a young child. We did not live within visiting distance, and writing was a way for us to “visit” each week. Sunday was the day she would rest from her labors on the farm. Taking her dime
  16. History

    Does this sound good for my History homework: History is an interpretation of evidence. It provides a meaning and explanatory to why history has caused a big impact on our life today. At one time, every nation tried to vanquish one another that generated
  17. Geography

    Which state would likely have the coldest weather, Montana, Georgia, or Oklahoma? Usually, the areas that are farther north have the coldest temperatures. Please check your map of the U.S. to see which of these three states is the farthest north.
  18. US history

    Why point did Elizabeth Cady Stanton make by drafting her de pertain in the style of the Declaration of independence? What other aggrieved people in the Unite States might want to make the same point?
  19. chem

    net ionic equation. Aqueous acetic acid (HC2H3O2) is neutralized by aqueous barium hydroxide. i got H^+(g) + OH^-(g) --> H_2O(l) but it is wrong. are my states of matter wrong?
  20. Chemisty

    How does the kinetic molecular theory help explain the difference between solids, liquids, and gases? Would the answer be basically stating how the theory states the difference of their atom structure? Or is it something else?
  21. American Government

    Miranda v. Arizona (1966) A. Example of voting rights B. Example of racial - discrimination C. Example of criminal defendant case D. Example of a states rights case I think the answer is D. Please confirm
  22. us history

    The Northwest Territory included all or part of the following states except A. Indiana B. Illinois C. Kentucky D. Michigan E. Minnesota F. Missouri G. Ohio H. Wisconsin all expect missouri and kentucky right?
  23. business

    plz plz help me with my assignment. This is the assignment:- •Your favorite cousin has moved to your town and is looking for a job. •Her previous experiences are working as a cashier and sales clerk at two department stores. •You know she plans to
  24. us history

    Which of the 50 states excluding Hawaii is located the farthest north and which is located the farthest South?
  25. Math

    The Transitive Property states that if a = b and b = c , then a = c. Explain how you can use the Transitive Property to show that the expressions 0+x+13 and 13+x are equivalent.
  26. Algebra

    Hi, how would I solve these 2 equations using algebra? It states in the question that I have to solve them but all I can figure out to do is to rearrange them. y= 9x+50 y=9x+100 Many thanks
  27. Paralegal

    In what ways do states abuse Police Power? What makes Police Power Legitimate?
  28. Algebra

    With the polynomial: f(x) = 5x^3 + 8x^2 -4x + 3 a. The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra states that this polynomial has ______ roots. b. Find f(-x).
  29. Pursuing a career in Manga/Anime. Need guidance.

    Location : United Kingdom Qualifications : Passed Matric with 5 C's. Do I have a portfolio? : Yes. ___________________________________ I'm pursuing a career in Manga/Anime, but I've reached Artist's block on how to achieve this. What should I study?
  30. history

    The Wilmot Proviso called for popular sovereignty on the slave question in the territories won from Mexico. True False The Wilmot Proviso ____________________. passed the House and Senate. enraged the South. brought the North and South together on the
  31. Business LAW

    May opened a restaurant. After a few days, she got numerous complaints from customers that it was too hot in the restaurant. She began to look for new air conditioning units. She contacted B&O Appliances, where she had purchased many of the appliances for
  32. Chemistry

    1. Hess's law _____. A.) makes it possible to calculate H for complicated chemical reactions B.) states that when you reverse a chemical equation, the sign of H does not change C.) determines the way a calorimeter works D.) describes the vaporization of
  33. Social studies

    What is a reason of the Missouri come first not have lasting effects? A: it only applied to the lands of the Louisiana purchase. B: it only applied to the land of the Mexican Cession. C: it relied on popular sovereignty D: it limited number of states that
  34. public administration

    The capture hypothesis states that public organizations A. Steal employees from the private sector B. Battle for more than their fair share of tax monies C. Become influenced by special constituencies D. will, when given the opportunity, bleed resources
  35. History

    What caused the Radical Republicans to reject Presidential Reconstruction? It kept the Southern states separate from the Union for too long It provided too much government assistance to African Americas It was too easy on the Southern secessionists It was
  36. Help- Math

    Newtons law of gravity states that the gravitational attraction F between two bodies is proportional to 1 over the square of the distance d between their centers. (a) Using k as the constant of proportionality, express F as a function of d. (b) What
  37. History

    1.What is a reason that the missouri comprise did not have a lasting effect? A.It only applied to the land of louisianna purchase. B.It only applied to the lands of the mexican cession. C.It relied on popular sovereignty. D.It limited the number of states
  38. social studies

    What is the primary role of the attorney general ? a) manages the states money b) provides opinions on questions of law c) serves as the chief election officer for Louisiana d) defends the Great Seal of the state of Louisiana
  39. Chemistry

    How can you increase the concentration of the product (s) in each of these reactions by varying the temperature and pressure (caused by volume change)? 4NH3 + 5O2 <=> 4NO + H2O Delta H = -903.75 kJ Br2 + Cl <=> 2BrCl Delta H = 14.64 kJ Please
  40. English / need advice

    we are asked to write a 1 page report about how is fermented beverage made. my plan is to make report about fermented milk. i found this article but my concern is how can i make my report without looking like a copy/ paste work? need serious advice. here
  41. Ecnomics

    Wilpen Company, a price-setting firm, produces nearly 80 percent of all tennis balls purchased in the United States. Wilpen estimates the U.S. demand for its tennis balls by using the following linear specifications: Q= a + bP + cM + dPr Where Q is the
  42. physic

    The bar in the figure has constant cross sectional area A . The top half of the bar is made of material 1 with mass density ro1 , and Young’s modulus E1 . The bottom half of the bar is made of material 2 with density ro2 and Young’s modulus
  43. english-poem

    Need some help! i understand mostly this poem but can someone explain to me the part from FOR IF I SHOLUD till the end The Pulley George Herbert When God at first made man, Having a glass of blessings standing by, Let us (said He) pour on him all we can:
  44. Introduction to Business

    Things have really been happening at Sun-2-Shade, a company that manufactures self-darkening windshields. Many changes have been made and it would seem like things ought to be going smoothly. However, there are problems with the workers, and you just can't
  45. Science

    Refer to the following scenario to answer Questions 3 through 7. Hemlocks are a common type of tree in the northern forests of the United States. In studying one forest, a forester noticed that mature hemlocks were abundant but there were very few young
  46. college

    I will like to know is this pargraph is correct. Why are many students choosing to pursue their college degrees using their home computers. Benjamin Franklin said; A penny saved is a penny earned.” This principle applies to the american and foreign
  47. programming

    Write a program that computes the cost of a long distance call. The cost of the call is determined according to the following rate schedules. a.A call made between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM is billed at a rate of 6 rupees per minute. b.A call made before 8:00 AM
  48. Law and Ethics

    Hi I have a question about law, like for civics and stuff... My neighbors foreclosed their house and completely destroyed their credit but saved a ton of money. I have recently got written permission from my neighbors to take some of their possessions
  49. accounting

    What is the future value on 12/31/2014 of a deposit of $10,000 made of 12/31/2010 assuming interest of 16% compound quarterly.
  50. Chemistry

    A solution is made by containing 15 mL of 17.5 M acetic acid with 5.52 g of sodium acetate and diluting to total volume of 1.50 L. Calculate the pH
  51. Chemistry

    What is the osmotic pressure of a solution made from dissolving 60.0g of glucose, C6H12O6, in 450 mL of water at 10.0∘C?
  52. math

    please help a five -digit number is made from the digits 6,6,3,3, and 3. write two numbers in which the places of the two 6,s are separated by a factor of 1000?
  53. health

    I have to describe how research has made possible any medical advances in AIDS, and I've tried searching it on bing. I need some website suggestions.
  54. GA State History

    1. Which of the following are educational improvements made in Georgia after World War II? (Choose all that apply.) (2 points)
  55. U.S. History

    According to Paine, how has our connection to England made the American colonies weaker in a military-political sense?
  56. math

    how many batting lineups of the nine players can be made for a baseball team if the cathcher bats first, the shortstop second and the pitcher last?
  57. government

    Without our two great political parties cutting across economic and geographic interests,can democracy as we know it have been made to function?
  58. algebra

    an analysis showed that 0.06% of the t-shirts made by one company were defective. a student says this is 6 out of every 100. what is the students error
  59. Math

    I. What would the dimensions of the largest square patio be that could be made with 200 tiles if each tile measures 30cm by 30 cm.
  60. chemistry

    (NH4)2CO3 = 2NH3 + CO2 + H2O If you have 3.5 moles of Ammonia how much carbon dioxide was also made?
  61. physics

    as an object is dropped from a high cliff, which of the following statistics can be made in regard to the objects potential energy?
  62. chemistry

    A solution is made by containing 15 mL of 17.5 M acetic acid with 5.52 g of sodium acetate and diluting to total volume of 1.50 L. Calculate the pH
  63. english

    "Yes, I made an important medical discovery. But I couldn't have done it without my team," said Dr.Jones. What's a word that discribes the sentence above?
  64. Amercian History

    In the first major pioneering movement, settlers made their way to Oregon and California by way of the _______ Trail
  65. Chemistry

    Calculate the pH buffer made by combing 50.0 mL of 1.00M ammonia and 50.0mL of ammonium nitrate. Can I use the same formula? If so do I do anything with the mL
  66. Chemistry

    Does anyone know what the answer to this riddle is? (It's an element) I think it might be sulfur, but I'm not sure. As you like it Green, yellow, and bright Born apart, I made'm die I'm in it, who am I?
  67. Physics

    Intravenous infusions are often made under gravity. At what height should the bottle be placed so the liquid pressure is 700 mm-H2O?
  68. physical science

    what are contibutions jj tomson made to the atomic theory and the experiment he conducted to find his dicovery
  69. World History

    What weaknesses made the League of Nations an ineffective force for peace in the 1920s and 1930s?
  70. maths

    Fuel wood logs sawed 53 times and 72 pieces made. If the cutter saw only one at a time how many there were before cutting?
  71. 6th grade

    I asked one of the guards a question then iI relized he was made of wax! I need help on where to put the semicolons and colons
  72. Trigonometry

    Triangle ABC is given where the measure of angle a is 33°, a=15 in., and the height, h, is 9 in. How many triangles can be made with the given measurements? Explain your answer.
  73. social studies HELP MRS SUE

    The Minoans made their living as A. soldiers B. traders C. weavers D. farmers***
  74. World Religions

    Shows that the cultural and societal influences that have made Hinduism vital to the region in which it orginated
  75. math m,

    A sheet of cardboard 3ft by 4ft will be made into a box by cutting equal sized square
  76. Cultural Diversity

    What are some of the changes the US. has made to policies concerning the treatment of Muslin and Arabic members of society? 2 or 3 Characteristics of Orientalism.
  77. Math

    The wind chill in a cold day made it feel like 5 degrees below zero outside. Write this temerpature as a integer.
  78. 6th grade

    in this sentence - Grandma has just made chocolate chip cookies, what part of speech is the word "just"??
  79. Chemistry

    Given that a sample of air is made up of nitrogen, oxygen, and argon in the mole fractions 78% N2, 21% O2, and 1.0% Ar, what is the density at stp?
  80. Chemistry

    Help! A solution is made by dissolving 33.7 g of MgCl2 in .35L of H20. What is the mass of the solvent? The density of water is 1.oo g/ml. Thanks!
  81. social

    What was the appeal of christianity in the early 4th century. What was it's main message and what made people so interested in it?
  82. Physical Science 9

    a substance made of two or more elements chemically combined in a set ratio or proportion is called what
  83. Physical Science

    Please complete the sentence. A compound can be made from two or more elements or other _________ joined together in a fixed composition.
  84. social studys ASAP

    The Shang made their first capital city 1:ANAHUAC 2:BEIJING 3:ANYANG 4:GOBI
  85. A cell crossword puzzle (sci.)

    the cells of plants and algae have a hard __ ___ made of cellulose
  86. Algebra

    how would f(x)=-2+-3 look like on a graph I assume you made a typo, and you meant to type f(x)=-2x+(-3) or f(x)=-2x-3 that would be a straight line with a y-intercept of -3 and a slope of -2
  87. Chemistry

    What is the boiling point of a solution made using 731g of sucrose, C12H22O11, in 0.250kg of water,h2o ?
  88. Science

    Which way of finding mass is more accurate: using the electronicbalance or the triple beam balance? What mistakes could have been made with each method?
  89. writing skills

    Instead,base your forecast on sensible proverbs that have stood the test of time. what correction should be made to this sentence?
  90. science

    Eight of nine phylum of animal kingdom are made up of A. vertebrates b.chordates c. invertebrates d. jointed-leg animals
  91. Geometry

    What is the length of the midsegment of the trapezoid made by the vertices A(0, 5), B(3, 3), C(5, -2) and D(-1, 2). Show equations and all work that leads to your answer.
  92. ENG

    connotation definitions are made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning.
  93. math

    if i made $65,000 a year and got a $3000 raise. what would be the precent increase rounded to the nearest tenth
  94. history

    list three advances in technology and learning made by peoples of the ancient Middle East and tell why each one was important.
  95. Chemistry

    Calculate the change in pH if 10mL of 0.1M HCl is added to the buffer made by mixing 25 mL of 1.0 M CH3COOH and 25 mL of 0.5 M CH3COONa.
  96. chemistry

    What is molarity of solution made by combining 10.0g of NaOH with enough water to reach a total volume of 2.00L?
  97. Math

    Calculate the morality of a solution made by mixing 250ml of 0.75M H2SO4 with 400ml of 2.5MH2SO4
  98. Math

    Yukio and his 5 friends want to keep in touch during winter vacation. If they each speak to everyone in their group once during the week, how many calls will be made?
  99. chemistry

    Calculate the percent mass of a solution made by dissolving 25.2 of KBr into .250 liters of water.
  100. math

    Scott made a quadrilateral. Three of the angles of his quarilateral have a mesure of 112, 98, and 52. What is the measure of the fourth angle?