Which of the following statements about global climate change is incorrect? A. Human activities that release carbon dioxide and methane contribute to global warming. B. We have made significant strides in reducing CO2 emissions. C. Glacial melting, sea level rise,

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    Tetraphosphorus trisulphide (P4S3) is used in the match heads of some matches. It is produced in the reaction 8P4+3S8 --> 8P4S3. Determine which of the following statements are incorrect, and rewrite the incorrect statements to make them correct. a. 4 mol

  2. Science-3 questions.

    Which of the following best describes the climates of Europe and North America during the 1.8 million years of the Quaternary period? hot and dry cool and rainy periods followed by droughts warm and mild a series of ice ages followed by periods when the

  3. Biology

    1.) Do you think evolution is still taking place in the Galapagos finches? Why or why not? According to what I’ve learned yes evolution is still taking place in the Galapagos finches. Isolation and gene mutations cause species to evolve into different

  4. science help pls pls

    Which of these is an example of how the ocean plays an important role in climate change? The warm Gulf Stream helps maintain moderate temperature in coastal regions in southern Florida. Aquatic animals produce carbon dioxide during respiration which causes

  5. Calculus

    Use analytical methods to find the exact global maximum and minimum values of the function f(x)=8x-ln(4x) for x >0. If a global maximum or minimum does not exist, enter the word NONE. For the global maximum at x=none, But for the Global minimum at x=? Is

  6. science help

    Two factors which cause global climate change are listed below. Factor 1: Volcanic eruptions. Factor 2: Changes in the amount of Sun’s heat received by the Earth’s atmosphere and surface. Which of these statements is correct about the two factors which

  7. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    How might the climate of an area be affected by global warming? Which of the five themes apply to this situation?

  8. Science Check answers

    2) What phenomenon naturally warms Earth's lower atmosphere and surface? • the formation of sunspots • changes in the shape of Earth's orbit • global warming (MY ANSWER) • the greenhouse effect 3) Which of the following is an example of human

  9. Social studies

    1) Which of the following causes subsistence farmers to increase labor-intensive practices like weeding, applying manure, and crop rotation? A. the need to compete with commercial farmers B. the human drive to improve any process C. decreasing costs of

  10. Geography

    Which of the following statements about global climate change is incorrect? A. Human activities that release carbon dioxide and methane contribute to global warming. B. We have made significant strides in reducing CO2 emissions. C. Glacial melting, sea

  11. Marine Science

    What evidence suggests that global climate change is causing the oceans to get warmer? Decreased air temperatures Decreased storm strength Increased sea levels Increased surface ice

  12. Geometry

    A parabola has a focus of F(2,8.5) and a directrix of y=9.5. The point P(x,y) represents any point on the parabola, while D(x,9.5) represents any point on the directrix. Maria was asked to use the distance formula to write an equation to represent this

  13. Science Please Help

    Human activities, like burning fossil fuels and deforestation, have greatly contributed to global warming. In this assignment, you will go on a trip around the world to explore the effects of climate change. Choose one destination that is represented by a

  14. history

    Please help ASAP!!!! I need to know the answer within a few minutes!!! What tensions have built because of concerns about the climate change theory? The climate change theory has created tensions in third-world countries that produce the largest amount of

  15. Science

    Which of the following is NOT a possible sign of a chemical change? (1 point) a change in state a change in color the release of a gas the release of energy

  16. Science🧪

    What gas is there the most of in the earth’s atmosphere? Which gas is most abundant? What gas is the 2nd most abundant in the earth’s atmosphere? What gas is the 3rd most abundant in the earth’s atmosphere? What are gasses called that are present in

  17. science

    can i get a link to a website that I can answer these writing prompts to? thank you in advance! In 3–5 sentences, explain the difference in good and bad atmospheric ozone and how each is distributed in Earth's atmosphere. In 3 to 5 sentences, analyze

  18. MGT 435

    Which of the following is NOT the case with regard to climate change issues and company competiveness? 1. Environmental regulations and restrictions have little impact on companies. 2. Consumers expect companies to incorporate “sustainable” operational

  19. math

    The table shows the position of a cyclist. t (seconds) 0 1 2 3 4 5 s (meters) 0 1.4 5.4 10.8 17.4 24.6 (a) Find the average velocity for each time period. (i) [1, 3] 4.45 Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. m/s (ii) [2, 3] 5.5 Incorrect: Your answer is

  20. Geography

    [THESE QUESTIONS ARE NOT THE SAME AS MY PREVIOUS POST) I am working on my take home quiz questions now...and i am not sure about the answers of the folowing questions...can anyone please help me to check???? THANKS A LOT!!!! (The "*" represents the answer

  21. science

    As the United States is one of the largest contributors to atmospheric carbon emissions, what specific policies might the United States enact to reduce its impact on global climate change? Using at least two scholarly or reputable resources and your

  22. Science

    A heat island is an example of what type of climate? a. trropical climate b. microclimate c. dry climate d. polar climate

  23. physics

    Many people believe that if the human race continues to use energy as we are now, without change, we’ll witness a significant worldwide environmental impact in this century. Research this topic and discuss this possibility. Include concrete examples of

  24. calculus

    Find the points at which y = f(x) = 5x−ln(5x) has a global maximum, a global minimum, and a local, non-global maximum on the interval .1 ≤ x ≤ 2. Round your answers to two decimal places. Global Minimum: (x,y) = (,) Global Maximum: (x,y) = (,) Local,

  25. Sociology

    Soot plays an important role in climate change, but ______ is still the leading cause of Earth's changing climate. A. acid rain B. nitrous oxide C. carbon monoxide D. carbon dioxide I can't decide between B and D

  26. Science

    This is for 7th grade science and I think this was good tell me if I'm wrong Like climate, change to an environment will affect the ones living in it. Plants that are moribund in an area where they grow changes in the environment will help the plants

  27. Science

    Compare the nature greenhouse effect process with the human induced. 2. What are the greenhouse gases? Which one is the biggest concern? 3. What are scientists doing to collect data? 4. What role does the carbon cycle play in this problem? 5. What are the

  28. Public health

    The primary cause of air pollution (burning fossil fuels) is also a major contributor to climate change, which impacts people’s health in different ways. According to WHO if no proper actions take place the impact of climate change on people’s health,

  29. science

    In 3 to 5 sentences, analyze potential impacts of oceans on human populations as the result of climate change in the current century. can someone give me a link a website/article to where i can answer this question? i am trying to find one myself but i am

  30. english

    Use the graph to answer the question. Which excerpt from An Inconvenient Truth would be best demonstrated by the graph? A.“But when too much of the atmosphere is made up of greenhouse gases, it leads to global warming.” *** B.“The amount of CO2 in

  31. Social Studies

    Which human activity would best support global efforts to improve the environment and to reduce global warming? a. driving a pickup truck across the countryside b. riding a bicycle to a nearby playground*** c. purchasing a SUV from a nearby dealership d.

  32. english

    Can some read the paragraph below and check my grammars are correct. In the article Grim Climate Predictions Not Exaggerated, Analysis Says, John Roach bases on the study of The Science, John Roach reports that in the recent years the concentration of

  33. sociology

    From a functionalist perspective, how has human behavior and our way of life contributed to environmental problems? So far I have the premise that functionalist examine the entire system itself. Human activities have become a dominant influence on the

  34. DE Science

    I am thinking A. A scientist claims plants and animals that exhibit reproductive cycles based on the changing seasons are highly affected by climate change. What is the correct justification of the scientist's claims? A) Climate change can cause a timing

  35. world geography

    Which of the following statements is most accurate? 1.The physical environment has no effect on human activities, but human activities may affect the physical environment. 2.The physical environment does not affect on human activities, and human activities

  36. grammar

    Can some read the paragraph below and check my grammars are correct. The climate is changing. The Earth is warming up, and there is now overwhelming scientific consensus that it is happening, and human induced. Many are agreed that climate change may be

  37. Technology

    According to the textbook, Iceland's proposed hydrogen economy is driven by all of the following EXCEPT: A. recent developments in hydrogen fuel cells. B. the movement to combat global climate change. C. concerns over the price and supply of oil. D. ethnic

  38. Help -Social Impact of Technology

    According to a report on 18 scientific associations, __________ that we are in an age of human-caused climate change. A. all of the 18 affirm B. about half of the 18 agree C. only two of the 18 disagree D. about two thirds of the 18 affirm An: A

  39. Physics

    Three parallel plate capacitors (C1,C2 and C3 ) are in series with a battery of 100 V. C1=2500 micro Farad; C2=2C1 , C3=3C1 . (a) What is the potential difference over each capacitor and how much charge is on each capacitor? Across C1 :V1 (in Volts) =

  40. EARTH SCIENCE

    If the warm North Atlantic Drift were to cease, how might the climate of Western Europe change?Speculate about how such a climate could influence the biosphere? help me please.

  41. geology (science)

    Review the following animations on this weeks aXcess page: o Types of Dunes animation o Glacial Landforms animation „h Compare and contrast the geological features of a desert landscape and glacial landscape. Describe at least one process that creates

  42. science

    What activities would contribute the most global warming?

  43. English Hamlet

    I writing global statements on themes in play hamlet, i trying to write one on betrayal, but its not turning out like i want it. Having loved and trusted those that mean the world to us and getting stabbed by them in the backs is the worst betrayal that

  44. history

    1. what challenges have developing nations and former communist countries faced? 2. what are the benefits and drawbacks of an increasingly interdependent global economy? 3. what impact have technology and environmental issues had on the world? 4. how have

  45. Math

    Does studying for an exam pay off? The number of hours studied, x, is compared with the exam grade received, y. x 7 7 5 5 7 y 95 90 75 85 95 (a) Complete the preliminary calculations: SS(x), SS(y), and SS(xy). Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. . (SS(x))

  46. Math

    Human activities, like burning fossil fuels and deforestation, have greatly contributed to global warming. In this discussion assessment, you will go on a trip around the world to explore the effects of climate change. Choose one destination that is

  47. science & politics

    does anywhere in the universal declaration of human rights provide any protection against such adverse consequences for human populations, especially for those who did not cause those consequences and have not benefited from global warming/global climate

  48. Science

    Could you help me formulate a hypothesis that explains the changes in population of the yellow-headed blacbird. Factors that influence this change are; -Air and Water Quality -Climate Change -Human Activities But what could be the hypothesis. Thank you in

  49. English

    I have a few more statements to check, please. Thank you very much. 1)The ICC project began in 2007. It gives young people the opportunity to speak publicly on climate change as well as to encourage action to reduce its effects. Each country involved

  50. Environmental Science

    29. A common feature of thermal pollution and artificial eutrophication is that they both a. have sources that are difficult to identify and control b. cause large mats of algae to bloom in fresh water c. are a result of power plants and other industrial

  51. Environmental Science

    are these correct? 29. A common feature of thermal pollution and artificial eutrophication is that they both a. ave sources that are idfficult to identify and control b. cause large mats of algae to bloom in fresh water c. are a result of power plants and

  52. English

    I urgently need to check the following statements concerning global warming. 1.I think it is important to protect our planet for the future generations. 2.We must respect the environment instead of polluting it. 3.I agree with Sophia that teenagers can

  53. Economics

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  54. Science

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  55. sociology

    From a functionalist perspective, how has human behavior and our way of life contributed to environmental problems? So far I have the premise that functionalist examine the entire system itself. Human activities have become a dominant influence on the

  56. global warming

    Can anyone suggest to me any sources of research, like sites, books or magazines on global warming for my research paper? One place to start is here: http://blogs.chron.com/sciguy/ This is the blog by the science editor at the Houston Chronicle, and he

  57. Science

    Am I correct? Which of the following is an example of human impact on climate changes? • the greenhouse effect • changes in solar output • global warming • changes in the tilt of Earth's axis

  58. history

    I need help with this question What roles does climate change and natural resources play in global politics?

  59. Atmospheric Science

    Show that if the planetary albedo is 0.3, a change in solar constant of 1 W/m-2 results in a global-mean climate forcing of 0.175 W/m-2.

  60. History

    In what ways will climate change impact global society? Have to write a 4-5 page paper on this I am just needing some ideas. Thanks!

  61. Geography

    question: Economic activities can be grouped by how and if they use natural resources. In a well-written essay, discuess the various levels of economic activities and how they are linked to the use of natural resources. Use examples to improve your answer.

  62. chemistry

    need help with titration (buffer system) question. Which of the following statements are incorrect? a) pKw = 14 b) pKw = pKa + pKb c) Kw = 1 x 10-14 d) Kw = Ka + Kb 1. Only b is incorrect 2. Only d is incorrect 3. Both c and d are incorrect 4. Both a and b

  63. Geography

    Topic #3: Economic activities can be grouped by how and if they use natural recources. In a well-written essay, discuss the various levels of economic activities and how they are linked to the use of natural recources. Use examples to improve your answer.

  64. science

    what is the natural and human-made cause of climate change visible in the computer simulation?

  65. earth science

    Which of the items below is not a side effect of global climate change? A. Rising sea levels B. Desertification C. Shrinking permafrost D. Increased earthquake activity E. Shifts in plant and animal ranges and habitats

  66. Calculus

    y = f(x) = x^2 - 3 x (a) Find the average rate of change of y with respect to x in the following intervals. from x = 2 to x = 3 Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. from x = 2 to x = 2.5 Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. from x = 2 to x = 2.1 Incorrect:

  67. ECONOMICS PLEASE PLEASE HELP!!

    Lots of folks these days believe that CO2 emissions generated by human actions --- notably production of goods and services --- are causing climate change, more specifically, global warming. For the sake of dialectic discussion, let's suppose that claim is

  68. Need clarification thanks

    "...the social lives of men and women caught up in the vortex of global change" What does this statement suggest? What does it mean? I was thinking that it means that peoples' lives are affected by global change.... but i am not quite sure if i'm correct.

  69. Science

    Which type of climate receives the most intense solar energy? A. grasslands climate B. tropical climate** C. polar climate D. temperate climate

  70. Science

    I have to write a project proposal about the global climate crisis so I can do a report and powerpoint. I need suggestions on what to write about by answering the following questions.... How do I affect the water and carbon cycle and what can I do to

  71. math

    Can someone please help me on these I have look at the examples and done just what they did, but I still get it wrong and I only have one more time to try. Use the following table to answer the questions. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.)

  72. math help

    Use the following table to answer the questions. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 1 1 3 3 5 5 7 7 9 9 y 3 2 6 1 3 3 3 2 5 3 (a) Find the equation of the line of best fit. y hat = + x (ii) Graph this equation on a scatter diagram. (Do

  73. College Cultural Geography

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  74. Biology

    I need to plan a lesson on 'Human Migration' to teach the class. This topic is from B3 GCSE. These are the learning points: ALL: Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of climate change of human behaviour, including: a- The effect of the Ice Age b-

  75. Help Meaning of a word

    What is Global Competition? In a business , one always has competitors: trying to make a better product, cheaper. Global competition means that ones competitors can be anywhere. Take an Florida orchid breeder for an example: His climate gives him an

  76. science

    How would a volcanic eruption affect global climate?

  77. business

    i need to understand this question , i have to write an essay and i don't understand it .There are as many ways to use information technology in business as there are business activities to be pursued. Human Resource management has many activities that are

  78. earth

    how would global climate be affected if earth tilted on its axis

  79. weather

    a sudden change in the wind direction,air temperature, and cloud cover most likely signals a change in- A. climate B.landforms C.seasons D.weather It is not climate or landforms. Seasons wont have Sudden changes. sdjvbwudgv tg

  80. Science

    Can you please tell me the effects of human activities on ecosystems. Example Human Activity and Consequences....

  81. physical science

    Write a brief essay on the topic of volcanic activity and climate change. Consider such questions as whether there is there a link between volcanic eruption and climate change and what the relationship between the two may be. Research and find a minimum of

  82. Geography

    Can someone please help me with these questions? 7. Similar climates, vegetations, or landforms can be used to divide the earth into ________ a. political regions b. formal regions c. functional regions d. census regions I'm stuck on this one 10. The

  83. Human service

    I have to explain why human service worker's uses the Rosenberg self esteem scale. This is what I have so far. Can you tell me where to find more information on why they use the scale and how my part sounds so far. Morris Rosenberg’s self-esteem scale is

  84. Science

    What is a positive consequence of increased energy use? Select one: a. More carbon dioxide in the atmosphere b. Increasing global climate change c. Energy resources being used up d. Communication devices that run on electricity*** I think d. because that

  85. Chemistry

    Which statement about Kc is wrong? A. Kc is always a constant B. For some reactions, Kc increases with temperature increase C. For some reactions, Kc decreases with temperature decrease D. For some reactions, Kc changes when pressure is changed A is

  86. Geography

    describe and explain the atmospheric processes that influence global climate please could somebody point me in the right direction

  87. 6th grade,social studies

    How do patterns of economic activities result in global interdependence?

  88. Social Studies

    What is a likely reason the Northeast region has a high population density and the cities are rich in ethnic diversity? How did the arrival of European settlers change life for indigenous people on the plains? The southern region of the United States has a

  89. Environmental Science

    Please check my answers. 29. In two or three well-developed paragraphs, explain how pollutin can come from both natural sources and from human activities. Provide examples of each. It is true that pollution can come from both natural sources and from human

  90. Physics

    Ball A is attached to a string of length l=13.4 m and is released from rest. Ball B is released from rest and falls straight down. Which of the following statements for what happens at point P are correct, and which are incorrect? Explain your reasoning

  91. physics

    Vector V1 is 8.58 units long and points along the -x axis. Vector V2 is 4.45 units long and points at +40.0° to the +x axis. (a) What are the x and y components of each vector? V1x = Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. V1y = Incorrect: Your answer is

  92. calculus

    You are working as assistant to a major movie producer from Hollywood, but mainly you look after pre-release film publicity. You are an old hand at publicity, having worked in several production companies before. Based on previous experience you have

  93. lit

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  94. Travel and Tourism

    I'm not sure of the types of economic activities that would benefit from Florida's climate. I've already thought of fishing.

  95. geo

    Which statement about fishing in russia is TRUE? A)Russia's salmon catch is decreasing B) All of the fishing industry depends on sturgeon C) fishing is important to the econonmy despite polluted waterways. D) Russia's fishing exports double every year.

  96. Chemistry

    State whether the following statements are true or false. The importance of using H2 O2 cell in jet engines; a)because it doesn't release gasses which cause Greenhouse Effect b)because it doesn't release gasses which cause Ozone layer depletion The answer

  97. Geography

    outline one or more ways in which the climate of the Cool Temperate Western Maritime area, such as the UK, is influenced by its global position. please will somebody help, im finding this one quite hard! thanks

  98. UOP

    HOW HAS HUMANS AFFECTED THE ANTARCTIC FOOD WEB I am a tax preparer and got swamped, now My paper is so late. Help, this is case we have to analyze. 700-to-900 word analysis of the case at bottom and these questions in the analysis: o Identify any

  99. Statistics

    A sample of 148 values is randomly selected from a population with mean, μ, equal to 46 and standard deviation, σ, equal to 17. (Give your answers correct to one decimal place.) (a) Determine the interval (smallest value to largest value) within which

  100. Environmental Science

    What steps do you think can be taken to reduce the harmful effects of human activities on biogeochemical cycles? Which businesses would these changes impact the most? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some links on life and

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