Q: A person living in North America will be able to see 15 lunar eclipses in the 2010-2020 decade. In the same time period, only two solar eclipses can be observed in North America. why will more lunar eclipses than

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  1. History

    Which accurately describes how the transmission of disease impacted the indigenous people of North and South America? European explorers transmitted the bubonic plague, decimating the native people of North and South America. European explorers transmitted

  2. analogies

    What is the analogy for South America: Brazil :: North America:

  3. 8th grade science

    Q: A person living in North America will be able to see 15 lunar eclipses in the 2010-2020 decade. In the same time period, only two solar eclipses can be observed in North America. why will more lunar eclipses than solar eclipses be visible from North

  4. Science

    Which of the following statements about a lunar eclipse is true? A: A lunar eclipse can occur when the moon is in any phase B: A lunar eclipse can only occur when there is a full moon C: Lunar eclipses occur in a matter om minutes D: Lunar eclipses create

  5. History

    What is the theory of mercantilism? How did it influence European colonization efforts in Africa, North America, and South America?

  6. Social Studies

    1. Which region was home to the Sioux? (1 point) the Eastern woodlands of North America Southern Mexico and Central America the Pacific Northwest of North America the Central plains of North America******

  7. Science

    Compare lunar and solar eclipses and answer the following questions: How does a lunar eclipse happen? How does a solar eclipse happen? Which one occurs more often?

  8. Social Studies

    What is one example of cultural exchange during the settlement of North America? A)The Spanish introduced horses to North America B)Native Americans ate a great deal of fish C)European settlers took Native American lands D)Spanish and French explorers came

  9. INTRO TO PLANET EARTH

    ....Unit 2 Which type of eclipse would you expect to see if the moon passes directly between Earth and the Sun A. A solar Eclipse B. a lunar eclipse C. a total lunar eclipse D. a penumbra Which of the following happens during a lunar eclipse? A.a lunar

  10. Social studies

    2. According to the map, how did people first arrive in North America? (A). They traveled by boat from Africa. (B). They sailed across the Atlantic ocean. (C). They migrated from South America to North America. (D). They walked or paddled from Asia to

  11. History

    How much does geography affect people's lives? Use what you have learned about culture in the Americas to respond to the prompt. Be sure to cite at least one piece of evidence about each geographic region (middle america, south america, and north america)

  12. History

    What is the best title for this map? A map of South America, Africa, and parts of North America and Asia between the years seventeen hundred and eighteen hundred and seventy. The states, cities, and regions that are labeled are Danish Caribbean, North

  13. Social studies

    What is the leading theory about how early humans arrived on the American continents? (1 point) They walked from Africa to South America when those two continents were part of the same landmass. They walked from Asia to North America over a strip of land

  14. history

    How was commerce changed in North America during the Clinton administration? NAFTA allowed for the free movement of citizens of all three countries throughout North America. NAFTA created incentives for North American businesses to move overseas due to the

  15. History

    In which world regions or countries was the Seven Years’ War fought? a.)Australia, South America, China b.)North America, Western Europe, India c.)North Africa, Mexico, Japan d.)Scandinavia, Middle East, Afghanistan I think it is B

  16. social studies

    How did Spain influence the people of the Western Hemisphere? Choose all that apply. A. They brought Christianity to North America through missions. B. Their ship-building skills were shared throughout the East Coast of North America. C. The Spanish

  17. reading

    An eclipse occurs when some celestial body in the heavens moves into the shadow of another celestial body. Earth has two types of eclipses: a lunar, referring to the moon, and a solar, referring to the sun. These happen when the Sun, Moon, and Earth are

  18. History

    What is the theory of mercantilism? How did it influence European colonization efforts in Africa, North America, and South America?

  19. Science

    Phases, Eclipses and Tides This section explains what causes the phases of the moon, what causes eclipses, and what causes tides. Target Reading Skills: Look at the Figure “Phases of the Moon” in the text. In the graphic organizer below, write the

  20. geography

    1. What isthmus connects North and South America? The isthmus of Panama 2. What are the continents of the world arranged according to land size, largest to smallest? Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia 3. What do

  21. Social Studies

    Why were Cartier's voyages to North America important to France? My answer: Cartier's voyages were important to France because although he didn't settle for long in North America, it was because of him that the French came to know more about that area.

  22. History

    Which of these was the MOST important result of the deaths of much of the Indian population in South America? A) The importation of slaves from Africa B) The removal of the Jesuits from South America C) The call for an end to colonization of the Americas.

  23. Reading

    in which hemisphere do you find both north america and south america

  24. civics

    Which of the following correctly describes an example of how climate affected the settlement in North America ? A. most of the United states settled in the Midwest, where temperatures are less extreme. B.Most of Canada's population lives along the southern

  25. Science

    The fit of the coastlines of which of the following continents led people to suggest that the continents had drifted over time? a. North and South America b. North America and Africa c. South America and Africa d. Europe and North America

  26. geography

    Can you check my answers please? 1. Describe North Dakota's geographic borders using cardinal directions? To the North is Saskatchewan and Manitoba, Canada. To the East, it is Minnesota. To the South, it is South Dakota. To the West, it is Montana 2.Which

  27. History

    How do most experts think the first people came to North America? A. By walking across a land bridge between Asia and North B. By sailing from Europe 👈🏾👈🏾👈🏾 C. By sailing from Japan D.Humans were always in North America Which region

  28. English

    What makes "I Am a Native of North America" a reflective essay? A. The author shares his ideas and experiences about living in two cultures. B. The author reveals how the white culture harms the earth. C. The author expresses the importance of living

  29. socials 9

    So far as we know, the Vikings stopped visiting North America in the eleventh century. Imagine you belong to a small viking community which was left behind by the last ships. Write part of a Sega describing your experiences in North America. Give your saga

  30. English

    2. The author of "I am a Native of North America" reflects on communal living to show that It can lead to isolation and distrust It can stop conflict and war It can foster love and acceptance** It can conquer loneliness Plz help I would love all answers

  31. Social Studies

    Which region led the world in agriculture and manufacturing during the 1500s and 1600s? A. Asia B. Europe C. North America D. South America Plz help I think it is b

  32. Physics

    The earth has a radius of 6.38 106 m and turns on its axis once every 23.9 h. A. What is the tangential speed (in m/s) of a person living in Ecuador, a country that lies on the equator? (b) At what latitude (i.e., the angle θ in the drawing) is the

  33. History

    How do most experts think the first people came to North America? A. By walking across a land bridge between Asia and North B. By sailing from Europe 👈🏾👈🏾👈🏾 C. By sailing from Japan D.Humans were always in North America Which region

  34. English

    What makes "I Am a Native of North America" a reflective essay? A. The author shares his ideas and experiences about living in two cultures. B. The author reveals how the white culture harms the earth. C. The author expresses the importance of living

  35. time zones

    what time zone is cincinatti ohio??? america/adak america/anchor america/chicago america/denver america/indian america/los angelas america/new york america/phoenician america/london america/honululu

  36. Geography

    Where are the landforms listed below? *Andes Mountains *Pampas *Amazon River Basin A. Central America

  37. physics

    Person A walks 6.0 m at an angle of 30 north of east. Person B walks 7.0 m at an angle of 42 west of north. How does the component of the displacement of person A along the north direction compare with the component of the displacement of person B along

  38. History

    1. Outside of Europe, the major scenes of battle in the Seven Years War were: A. North America and Africa. B. Central America and India. C. India and North America. D. Latin America and Africa. is it C 2. Which of the following statements is an accurate

  39. social studies

    north America,south America and the island in the caeibbean sea are the major lands in the

  40. ss

    why are north america and south america considered to have the most diverse societies in the world today?

  41. Continents

    I need to know if these are all the continents and the correct spelling for a quiz tommrow. --Africa Aisa Auntartica Austraila North America South America Eroupe-- THANKS!!! :D

  42. Social Studies

    How do you think America might be different if James Monroe had not been reelected? There would have been no "Era of Good Feelings", the Monroe Doctrine, which put an end to European nations trying to colonize states in North and South America, and the

  43. geography

    Can you check my answers please? 1. What Russian peninsula is located between the Bering Sea and the Sea of Okhotsk? Kamchatka Peninsula 2. How many degrees of longitude circle the Earth? 360 degrees of longitude 3. What continents are included in the

  44. Social Studies

    1 - How does one person become a citizen? (Select 2) - a person is born in the United States - a person of foreign birth is granted citizenship after living in the U.S. for 5 years - a person of foreign birth successfully completes the naturalization

  45. Science

    Thank you! Why is there a lunar eclipse only twice a year and not once a month? Thanks for the help. On the night of May 15/16 we will be able to see a total lunar eclipse. Lunar eclipses can only happen when the Moon is full and it passes behind the Earth

  46. social studies

    Humans in North America up to 1492,groups living in the same regions of North America developed similar ____________________?

  47. English

    1. He is one of the greatest men that have ever lived in America. (Is this sentence right? What does 'America' mean? Does America mean the USA or South America and North America?) 2. Which person is the man that/which you want to meet? (Can we use either

  48. science

    Compare lunar and solar eclipses and answer the following questions: How does a solar eclipse happen? How does a lunar eclipse happen? Which one occurs more often?

  49. English

    What does lunar mean? I know it has something to do with the moon but in the context "America builds a lunar base there." What would that mean?

  50. Space Science

    I can't seem to understand why lunar eclipses occur only twice a year and not monthly. I have looked up a lot of answers, but I don't understand. Thanks for the help.

  51. Social studies

    12. Why did the English not try to settle North America earlier than the late 1500s? (1 point) A.They were not as strong as their European neighbors. B.They were isolationists who preferred to keep to themselves. C.They did not believe there was anything

  52. social studies

    what 2 counties where influiential politicals have lived or currently living in florida,United states of america, north america? i am thinking madison and orange counties

  53. Geography

    What resources are available to people living in North America and how do people earn their living?

  54. public health

    Where did the practice of public health first originate? North america South America Asia is it North America?

  55. world history

    how did sapiens reach north america from africe? A they sailed from the west coast of africe to the east coast of north america. B they sailed from the southern tip of africe to south america. C they went through asia and crossed a land bridge into north

  56. 8th grade, history ?#8

    What type of relationshi exsited between the french and native americans living in north america?

  57. 8th grade, history ?#5

    What type of relationship exsited between the spanish and native americans living in north america?

  58. social studies

    asia and north america are separated by what water may i ask you a question michon? I am stuck on this question. Asia and north america are separated by the? two words. Pacifc Ocean??? It could also be Bering Strait, between northeastern Asia and

  59. Are we supposed to have a lunar eclipse tonight?!?

    same as the subject! well i mean 3/3/07 thank you writeacher you always help me!!! = ) TY EVERYONE!!! = ) http://sunearth.gsfc.nasa.gov/eclipse/OH/OH2007.html That site shows the dates of the lunar eclipses in 2007. tonight in GrifFith iNDIANA AT 8:14PM

  60. history

    where in North America did the mound builders live? A. in the southwest* B. in the Northwest* C. in central Mexico D. in eastern North America 50% chance A. or B.

  61. history

    where in North America did the mound builders live? A. in the southwest* B. in the Northwest* C. in central Mexico D. in eastern North America 50% A. or B.

  62. English check

    1.)Supported the ideas of plainness, divine mission, and grace =a.)The North--Puritanism b.)The South---Gentlemen Planters c.)Both 2.Came to America to find freedom to worship and the Promised Land =a.)The North--Puritanism b.)The South---Gentlemen

  63. Social Studies

    Why are North America and South America considered to have the most diverse societies in the world today? Why did the Puritans come to North America? Explain why the capitalist system developed in Europe. Describe the hardships and indignities faced by

  64. History

    Struggle for north america - what was thr climax of british- frenvh rivalry in north america?

  65. Social studies

    Hey I need help on the test this is what I got 1. Which region was home to the Sioux? The eastern woodlands of North America Southern Mexico and Central America The Pacific Northwest of both America The central plains of northern america********

  66. social studies

    I need to know about confidentiality of a person living with H.I.V.I would like to know if u know a person that is living with this virus can u tell others about this person.Is their any law that prohibits me of this

  67. calculus

    Compare the standard wall socket voltage signals of Europe and North America. Recall that in North America, the voltage is described by the function V(t)=170sin120 pi x

  68. Social Studies

    How were the civilizations in North America different from the civilzations in Mexico/Central America/South America.

  69. Science

    I am reading about partial solar eclipses, and my book has this warning: CAUTION:Looking directly at even a tiny sliver of the sun during a solar eclipse can damage your eyesight permanently. Why do they give this warning specifically for eclipses? Is the

  70. geography

    Will you check my answers for me? 1. How many states are part of the contiguous United States? 48 states 2. Is the Tropic of Cancer north or south of the equator? North of the Equator 3. What are the names of the Earth's continents? North America, South

  71. Physics

    The first accurate measurement of the speed of light was made by Roemer in the 17th century. His measurements were based on observations of (a) The timing of the eclipses of the binary stars Alpha and beta Centauri (B) Refraction of light from a star when

  72. social studies

    what kind of civilivation did north america develop This question is FAR too broad. There were many, many groups of people (and therefore civilizations) that developed in what we now call North America. You'll need to decide on one or two groups to

  73. statistics

    The authors state that the heights of women in North America are normally distibuted with a mean of 65.0 and a standard deviation of 3.5 inches. I am 64.5 inches. Using the parameters above, what percent of women in North America are shorter than I am?

  74. Astronomy

    Darwin proposed that the Moon formed far closer to Earth than it is now. Let’s see just how close it could possibly be to Earth and survive. In particular, in the next 4 problems you will find the distance from Earth at which the tidal force due to Earth

  75. social studies

    what are the advances of early culture groups in north america This question is FAR too broad. There were many, many groups of people (and therefore civilizations) that developed in what we now call North America. You'll need to decide on one or two groups

  76. physics

    A person walks 28.8 degrees north of east for 2.06 km. Another person walks due north, then due east to arrive at the same location. How far due north would this person walk? Answer in units of km work: 2.06sin28.8??? Don't know where to go

  77. English

    excerpt from “I Am a Native of North America” And I shall never forget his disappointment when once he caught me gaffing for fish “just for the fun of it.” “My Son,” he said, “the Great Spirit gave you those fish to be your brothers, to feed

  78. math check please

    region Population land area 1000mi^2 Asia 4,028,000,000 17,400 North America 305,000,000 9,400 1. Compare the populations per square mile in asia to the population per square mile in north america A: Asia 231.49mi^2 North America 32.45mi.^2 could some one

  79. science

    I have a picture that shows what scientists think parts of North America looked like 300 million yrs ago. ie, trees, plants , insects, rocks. How do scientists know what North America looked like so long ago, if there were no people around to see it?

  80. World history

    5. Which of the following statements about the physical geography of North America is true? A. The most geologically active region of North America is found along the West Coast. B. The ancient rock of the Canadian Shield covers about one-fourth of Canada.

  81. Physics

    A person walks 10.4 degrees north of east for 4.19km. Another person walks due north, then due east to arrive at the same location. How far due north would this person walk? Answer in units of km.

  82. PHYSICS

    A person walks 10.4 degrees north of east for 4.19km. Another person walks due north, then due east to arrive at the same location. How far due north would this person walk? Answer in units of km.

  83. sorry it's me but i need help in english.

    Living in the U.S. now for almost nine years has made me adapt to the life and culture here. Despite the fact I still miss my family in India, I’m content with my life in America so far. I look forward to going to school every day, I love living in my

  84. World History

    Which of the following did reforms first try to end in the slave industry? A.Slavery in Caribbean agriculture. B.The culture of slavery in north america. C.The trade in slaves itself. D.Liberation and compensation of slaves. * this is a review for my test

  85. Social Studies

    what Continent is Central america and the caribbean islands is considered to be part of north america?

  86. Language

    Does anyone know the answer too, Lesson 7: Third Read: I am A Native of North America Quiz, I would like to check my answer, I would also like help on question three; In "I am A Native Of North America," Chief George expresses his view of community. In a

  87. English

    How many nouns in The United State of America is located in North America

  88. AP World History

    What are some differences in North America and Latin America between 1500-1830?

  89. Social studies

    Before the first white person set foot in North America, it's people can be described most accurately as A) nomadic B) democratic C) multicultural D) homogenous I think it's either a or d but I'm not sure please help!!! By the way I searched nomadic it

  90. science

    what are the different parts toa lunar probe???? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is what the Wikipedia has to say about lunar probes: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chang'e_program

  91. History

    How did human history in North America during the period described in the prologue differ from the events of Asia, Eurasia, and Europe? How were these differences important to the international state of affairs in 1450 How was North American history

  92. geography

    where are all the mountain ranges in the USA here are the ones I can think of right now: rockies sierra nevada cascades appalachians http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_mountain_ranges#North_America Here is a list of mountain ranges in North America.

  93. PHYSICS

    A person walks 11.2 ◦ north of east for 4.06 km. Another person walks due north, then due east to arrive at the same location. How far due north would this person walk? Answer in units of km

  94. Social Studies

    Great early American civilizations built large cities A. in Central and South America. B. In Alaska C. on the plains of North America D. in Asia Is the answer A?

  95. geography

    what are the three continents mainly between the equader and the north pole North America, Europe and Asia.

  96. Geography

    What three countries are north of Mexico and considered to be part of North America?

  97. U.S. History to 1865

    I am having trouble with this. Here is the question: How did the North Americans reach North America?

  98. Science

    I am reading about partial solar eclipses, and my book has this warning: CAUTION:Looking directly at even a tiny sliver of the sun during a solar eclipse can damage your eyesight permanently. Why do they give this warning specifically for eclipses? Is the

  99. Social studies

    Where can I get the information about the origin of Thanksgiving Day in detail? There are questions related Pilgrim Fathers who left for the nes land. Would you answer them, please? 1. Where did they (Pilgrim Fathers) leave for the North America? 2. Did

  100. History

    Which European colonial power settled the farthest north on the continent of North America? Spain France*** England Portugal

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