Investigative reporters are bolder today than they were 30 or 40 years ago. How do you think the impact of Watergate has contributed to this boldness?
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Earth Science
Please check my answers. Drag each item to the correct location to show when each occurred. 1. Event that occurred billions or millions of years ago a 2. Event that occurred thousands of years ago c 3. Event that occurred decades ago b a. The last Ice Age

Careers
Doctors are likely to show what traits of what two occupational codes... A: artistic and realistic B:investigative and realistic C:realistic and social D:investigative and social

Finance
You can deposit 10,000 into an account paying 9% annual interest either today or exactly 10 years from today. How much better off will you be at the end of 40 years if you decide to make the initial deposit today rather than 1o years from today?

chemistry ugg!
what is the age of a rock whose Argon 40 / Potassium 40 ratio is 1.55? The half life of Potassium 40 is 1.28 x 10^9 years I am confused on this question theres no examples in my book but i have to know it can someone explain to me how to get to the answer?

Science
Which of the following statements is true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. C. There is no way to tell how much water was on Earth millions

math
Carbon 14 (14C) dating assumes that the carbon dioxide on Earth today has the same radioactive content as it did centuries ago. If this is true, the amount of 14C absorbed by a tree that grew several centuries ago should be the same as the amount of 14C

Finance
Your friend claims that he invested $5,000 seven years ago and that this investment is worth $38,700 today. For this to be true, what annual rate of return did he have to earn? Assume the interest compounds annually.

Apex personal finance
Mack opened a CD 10 years ago at an interest rate of 7.8% compounded monthly. According to the rule of 72, when did she have half as much money as she does now? A. About 9.2 years ago B. About 4.6 years ago C. About 3.9 years ago D. About 7.8 years ago

Science please help
List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. The six periods: 1:Cambrian, which was 545 million years ago. 2:Ordovician, which was 490 million years ago. 3:Silurian, which was 445 million years ago.

Math
A mother is 20 years older than her daughter.if the daughter is y years old. (A) How old is the mother? (B) in terms of y how old was the daughter 4 years ago . (C) In terms of y, how old was the mother 4 years .(I) 4 years ago if the ratio of ages was7:3

Mathematics
Two years ago, Kim Ean invested RM P in her account which earns r% simple interest. After 18 months, she noticed that the amount had become RM 10,450 and today, the amount is RM 10,600. Find the value of r.

Math
Jane is x years old today. Her brother Kenny is 4 years older. After seven years their total combined age will be 24 years. Write a linear equation for their total combined age after seven years. Fine James age today.

social studies
In a 200 word essay explain why people 2,000 years ago and still today "revere" the famous? Why do you think our fascination with celebrities is different from the Roman worshiping Gods, what similarities are there? Is there any danger in our culture, what

maths
Calculate the total present value today (to 2 decimal places) of the following cash flows: $300 due in 2 years from today $1,000 due in 5 years from today $200 due in 15 years from today Use an interest rate of 12% per annum.

Biology
PLEASE HELP!!!! 1. How many millions of years ago did sharks first appear? (Make sure you are looking for animals that only have cartilage skeletons). 2. How many millions of years ago did bony fish (like the perch) first appear? 3. How many millions of

Math
If we add the ages of three brothers bharat, mahesh, and ramesh then it becomes 60 years today. If 6 years ago ramesh was of half the age of mahesh

English
Have a question on Simple Verb Tenses. Need to reswrite each sentence, using the correct form of the verb in parentheses with s,ed,or will.. Thank for looking and helping me~~ 1. Long ago Plutarch___ stories of Greeks and Romans. (RELATE) Answer=related 2.

international Business
Think about what it might have been like to coordinate a meeting sixtyfive years ago, before computers and conference calling. How would a business in Toronto have conducted business with someone in London, England, 65 years ago?

STOCKS & BONDS
Two years ago, Gamma Inc. sold a $250 million bond issue to finance the purchase of new jet airliners. These bonds were issued in $1,000 denominations with an original maturity of 14 years and a coupon rate of 12% with interest paid semiannually. Determine

math, financial math
A basket of May flowers at Betty's Blooms cost $35 today. Assuming that inflation has been running at 5.1% per year for the past several years, how much did a comparable basket of flowers cost 7 years ago? When dealing with a value of the past (7 years

international Business
Think about what it might have been like to coordinate a meeting sixtyfive years ago, before computers and conference calling. How would a business in Toronto have conducted business with someone in London, England, 65 years ago?

English
Identify the most descriptive and specific way to rewrite the underlined words in the following sentence. Just a few years ago, this road sat next to forests and fields. (Just a few years ago is underlined. a. a short time ago b. recently c. less than a

PHYSICSradiation
Four billion years ago the Sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) If we assume the radius of the sun is the same, and that the Earth’s atmosphere was the same as it is now (that is, the atmosphere absorbs 10% of the incoming solar

math
the price of a brick today is 49 cents. this is 3 cents less than 4 times the price 20 years ago. what was the price 20 years ago?

history essay please help!
How does the growth of the world's population today compare with its growth 100 years ago? Explain why the changes have taken place. My essay: Today's world population growth compared to the population growth 100 years ago is a big, big difference. The

Math
2 years ago my mother was 4 times my age then. In 18 years I will be half my mothers new age. How old am I now? I am so stuck 2 years ago Sx4M (S+18)=(M+18)/2 Now what do I do

art
our perspectives on art today are to be more different than the perspective of an artist from one hundred years ago true or false i think true am i right thxs

Math help!
The number of students taking sophomore mathematics at Union College has been decreasing at the rate of 20 per year for many years. Assuming this trend continues, write a multiplication problem that describes the change in the number of sophomores taking

Math
Columbus was born in 1451 and died in 1506. How old was he when he died? How many years ago did he die? He was 55 years old when he died He died 508 years ago

social studies
in 1975 supreme court justice potter stewart spoke to a group of reporters about freedom of the press he said "if you look at the literal language in the 1st amendment of the constitution it says congress shall pass no law abridging freedom of press. it

Astronomy
suppose a rock's chemical composition is analyzed and is found to contain 5x more potassium atoms than argon atoms. When did the rock form? A) 10 million years ago B) 100 million years ago C) 500 million years ago D) 2 billion years ago E) 4.5 billion

Science
Describe the two most important events in the history of animal life that occurred at the beginning and at the end of the Paleozoic era. List and briefly outline the six different periods into which the Paleozoic era is divided. Answer: In the beginning of

PHYSICS
Four billion years ago the Sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) If we assume the radius of the sun is the same, and that the Earth’s atmosphere was the same as it is now (that is, the atmosphere absorbs 10% of the incoming solar

Math
Ten years ago a man was three times as old as his son. In twelve more years, the son is threefifths as old as his father. What were their ages 5 years ago?

Algebra
Ten years ago a man was three times as old as his son. In twelve more years,the son is three fifths as old as his father.what were their ages 5 years ago?

math
B owes $3000 due 2 years from today without interest and $2000 with interest at 4% compounded quarterly due in 6 years from today.if money worth is 5% compounded semiannually what single payment made 4 years from today will discharge his debts?

math
TWO YEARS AGO, KIM INVESTED RMP AT HER ACCOUNT WHICH EARNS r% simple interest . after eighteen months , she noticed that the amount had become rm 10450 and today amount is rm 10600 . FIND THE VALUE OF p and r

math
TWO YEARS AGO, KIM INVESTED RMP AT HER ACCOUNT WHICH EARNS r% simple interest . after eighteen months , she noticed that the amount had become rm 10450 and today amount is rm 10600 . FIND THE VALUE OF p and r

Passive Voice
Q1. The book __________ (be leave) on the table when I left the classroom. Q2. This building __________ (be build) 20 years ago. Q3. The cake __________ (be make) by my mother not long ago. Let's try! Q4. Tom __________ (be bite) by a dog just an hour ago,

Algebra
Ten years ago, Heather was twice as old as her brother David. Today, she is 12 years older than him. How old are they both today? Heather's age today: 27 David's age today: 15 Thanks in advance! I tried using other solutions from Google and just am not

geography
Today, you can see events such as floods, battles, or spacecraft launches as they are happening. A hundred years ago, this would not have been possible. How do you think modern technology ( tv, computers, the internet)makes you think differently about this

English
1.I started play the oboe because [I've heard] it was a challenging instrument (a) no change (b) I'd have heard (c)I've been hearing (d) I'd heard 2. That was [four years ago and, I've] enjoyed learning to play (f) no change (g) four years ago, and I've

Science
(just a quick science question, pls correct my answer if im wrong..) Which of the following statements is true A.) there is more water on earth now than there was millions of years ago **** B.) there is less water on earth now than there was millions of

Finance
Grasshopper Inc issued 20 years, noncallable, 7.8% annual coupon bonds at their par value of $1,000 one year ago. Today, the market interest on these bonds is 5.5%. What is the current price of the bonds, given that they now have 19 years to maturity?

Math
I need to find the value of x. 5(x4) = 3(x+8) Trying to help my niece and haven't done this stuff for 20 years. :) 5(x4) = 3(x+8) 5x  20 = 3x + 24 5x  3x = 20 + 24 2x = 44 x = 22 I hope this brings back the algebra you studied 20 years ago. :) By the

English
What is the main idea of this? Please helpI'm terrible in english Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to

Finance
You purchase a piece of property for $30,000 nine years ago and sold it today for $83,190. What was your annual rate of return on your investment?

Math
Ok, last question for today. :) Tammy is eight years older than Debbie. Three years ago, Tammy was twice as old as Debbie. How old are they now? Need help finding the formula. Thanks

Math
A mother is 20 years older than her daughter if the daughter is y years old how old is the mother in terms of y how old was the daughter four years ago in terms of y how old was the mother four years ago four years ago the ratio of their was 7:3 find the

Math
Erin is 1/3 the age of Connor. 3 years ago the sum of their ages was 38. How old is Erin today?

Maths
Your grandmother opened an investment account of $1,000(initial deposit) 15 years ago. Today it's worth $39,533.32 What is average annual rate of return that she earned? Thank you.

Social Studies
7th grade history  How does the growth of the world's population today compare with its growth 100 years ago? Explain why the changes have taken place.

math
1. The amount Rs 2100 became Rs 2352 in 2 years at simple interest. If the interest rate is decreased by 1%, what is the new interest? 2. My grandfather was 9 times older than me 16 years ago. He will be 3 times of my age 8 years from now. Eight years ago,

Science
Which of these statements are true? A. There is more water on Earth now than there was millions of years ago. B. There is less water on the Earth than there was millions of years ago.(MY ANSWER) C. There is no way to tell how much water there was on Earth

MATHEMATICS
Exactly four years ago the Moloto family had 4 members, and their average age was 22. The Moloto’s then adopted another child. If the average age of the family today is 24, at what age was the child adopted, given that he was adopted exactly two years

Math
FIve years ago Zack would have been three times older than his young brother but five years from now he will only be two times older than his brother. How old is his brother? 25 In other words let x= brothers age so: 3(x5)=2(x+5) Then 3x15=2x+10 x=25 I

Finite Math
Juan invested $24,000 in a mutual fund 5 years ago. Today his investment is worth $34,616. Find the effective annual rate of return on his investment over the 5year period.

Science
Millions of years ago the Earth looked much different than it looks today. All seven continents (North America, South America, Asia, Africa, Europe, Australia and Antarctica) were one gigantic continent which scientists call Pangaea. Continental drift, the

Maths
Harry is x years old now. 3 years ago Jenny was twice Harry's age. In three years timthe Ahmed will be 5 times as old as Jenny. Write an expression for Ahmed's ago now.

History
Investigative reporters are bolder today than they were 30 or 40 years ago. How do you think the impact of Watergate has contributed to this boldness?

Criminal Justice/Report Writing
If you approach your investigative work with an attitude of eliminating potential writing problems as they arise, you will be able to: A. write a report that has no negative investigative information. B. complete investigative responsibilities by finding

Math
The price of a brick today is 49cents. This is 3 cents less than 4 times the price 20 years ago. What was the price 20 years ago? Let that old price be x. 49 = 4x  3 Solve for x.

Banking Finance
A 10year bond of face value 100 CCU and coupon rate of 8% was issued exactly six years ago. If the yield to maturity today is 7%, what would be the price of the bond today?

English
1. Who are they? They are student reporters. 2. What are they? They are student reporters. 3. What's their job? They are student reporters. 4. What do they do? They are student reporters. (Which questions are suitable for the answer?)

English
what is the central idea of the passage below? A new study from the team behind NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory/Curiosity has confirmed that Mars was once, billions of years ago, capable of storing water in lakes over an extended period of time. Using

English
Not many years ago, I worked outside of the UK.  In this sentence, what other expressions can we use in place of 'not many years ago'? Is it 'a few days ago'?

English
1. What is bibimbap? It is a popular Korean dish. 2. What do we have today? We have a special dessert today. 3. What is today's special dessert? It's chocolate ice cream. 4. Who are they? They are student reporters. 5. What is the opening hours of the

English
I have a few more questions to ask you. I really hope you can answer them, too. 1)He lied to her about what his last words had been. 2)He lied to her about his last words. 3) She wears her hair in a plait today. 4) He's got a pierced nose and pierced ears.

WRITING
NEED HELP WITH WRITING AN ARGUMENT ESSAY ON HOW TO PERSUADE A FAMILY MEMBER THAT THE WORLD TODAY IS BETTER THAN IT WAS 50 YEARS AGO.

mathematics
Five years ago, Umar deposited RM7,200 in an account that gave 5.2% simple interest per annum. Find the accumulated amount today.

Physics
How does progress today differ from progress thousands of years ago?

math
Food prices have been rising at a rate of 4% per year for several years. If the annual cost of food for a typical family of four is $10,500 today, what would it have been 15 years ago? Do I use the A=P(A+rt) formula? It doesn't seem like the compound

Math
Professor Smith has invented a time machine and is going to travel back in time 15 years to buy his wife a diamond ring. The ring cost $5000, 15 years ago . The average rate of inflation is 3.09% per year. Round answers to nearest whole $. How much money

math
5 years from now a boy's age will be 2 time the square of what it was 5 years ago.how old is he now? a)15/2 years c)7 years b)3 years d) 8 years

Science
1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.54 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun

Economics
When Joe started his job at the laundromat five years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today, his wage is $6.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index (CPI)

Math
Marvin was supposed to make three payments of $2000 each—the first one year ago, the second one year from now, and the third three years from now. He missed the first payment and proposes to pay $3000 today and a second amount in two years. If money can

math
50. 5 years ago, Jack was six less than twice of Kelly's current age. If Kelly was 20 years old three years ago, how old will be jack in 10 years? This is what I did: I got 55 J=(2k6)+5 K=23 (2x236)+5 =45 45+10=55

fnite math
Juan invested $24,000 in a mutual fund 5 years ago. Today his investment is worth $34,616. Find the effective annual rate of return on his investment over the 5year period.

Finite Math
Juan invested $24,000 in a mutual fund 5 years ago. Today his investment is worth $34,616. Find the effective annual rate of return on his investment over the 5year period.

econ
When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $4.50 an hour. Today his wage is $6.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today?

Math Word Problem
The Mesozoic Era began about 250,000,000 years ago. The Palezoic Era began 292,000,000 years before that. How long ago did the Palezoic Era Begin? A. 42,000,000 Years B. 492,000,000 Years C. 542,000,000 Years D. 556,000,000 Years

science
The Big Bang Hypothesis suggests that 20 billion years ago a) life first formed on the planet earth b) all matter collapsed into a single ball c) our sun was born d) space was much the same as it is today e) matter did not exist a

History
Investigative reporters are bolder today than they were 30 or 40 years ago. How do you think the impact of Watergate has contributed to this boldness? Do you think investigative reporters are justified in being bold to get information for the public, or do

History
Investigative reporters are bolder today than they were 30 or 40 years ago. How do you think the impact of Watergate has contributed to this boldness? Do you think investigative reporters are justified in being bold to get information for the public, or do

History
How long ago did the first human culture, involving villages and a sense of history, develop? A. about 1 billion years ago B. a few million years ago C. 100,000 to 200,000 years ago D. about 10,000 years ago E. about 1,000 years ago Thanks!

Science
How do I find out about tools used 100 years ago that are still used today? go to google and type intools used 100 years ago

Finance
A 10year bond of face value 100 CCU and coupon rate of 8% was issued exactly six years ago. If the yield to maturity today is 7%, what would be the price of the bond today?

Government
How do today’s national conventions differ from those of 50 years ago?

Math
Eight years ago, Heather was twice as old as her brother David. Today, she is 12 years older than him. How old is Heather now?

Math
A car today costs $32000. Assume that the average annual rate of growth per year was 5.83% over the last 45 years to answer the following question. Round all answers to the nearest whole dollar. How much would the same value of car have cost 45 years ago

math
A. In triangle, the second angle measures twice the first, and the third angle measures 5 more than the second. If the sum of the angles' measures is 180^0, find the measure of each angle. b. The price of a pack of gum today is 63 cent. This is 3 cent more

goegraphy
How does the growth of the world's population today compare with its growth 100 years ago? explain why the changes have taken place.

math
A car today costs $32000. Assume that the average annual rate of growth per year was 5.83% over the last 45 years to answer the following question. Round all answers to the nearest whole dollar. How much would the same value of car have cost 45 years ago

Math
The three Smith children have a combined age of 50. The youngest is half as old as the oldest. Ten years ago, the oldest was 7 times as the youngest. How old were the children ten years ago? (3 answers) I don't know if this is correct, can you help?

PHYSICS
1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.54 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun

PHYSICS SCIENCE
1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.54 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun

Mathematics
Mr.Zia borrows rs .25,000today with interest at 12%compounded annually .he agrees to pay rs.20,000 two years from today and the balance three years from today.find the amount of the final payment?

Eco
When Joe started his job at the laundromat 5 years ago, his wage was $5.50 an hour. Today his wage is $8.50 an hour. If Joe started his job in the base year, and his real wage is the same as when he started, what is the Consumer Price Index today?

grammar
I want to say Five years ago i went somewhere, should there be a comma after Five years ago? As in... Five years ago, I went to.... or Five years ago I went to...