# 1. What is one thing a strong introduction does NOT do? (1 point)capture the reader’s interest present evidence to explain the topic provide background information state the main idea of the report 2. Which is the correct MLA citation for

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1. ## math

Find the point P on the curve y2 = 4ax which is nearest to the point (11a, 0).

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2. ## Math/Algebra

Write the equation of the line that goes through the point (8,-2) and has a slope of -4. (1 point) Is the answer y=-4x-32 Thanks.

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3. ## math

point M is locted at (-4,3) and point N is located at (-2,11).find the line segment of MN.

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4. ## Math

Point P and Q are respectively 24km North and 7km east of point R , what is the bearing of P and Q?

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5. ## Calculus

Find the point P on the graph of the function y=\sqrt{x} closest to the point (2,0)

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6. ## Translations

Point Q is the image of point P under a dilation with center O and scale factor 4. If PQ = 18, then what is OP?

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7. ## math-calculus

if graoh of y = g(x) passes through point (-3,-6) then graph of y = |g(x)| must pass through point. how it be this answer i want to know (-3,6)

asked by Shreya on January 18, 2012
8. ## Math

Hello I'm stuck with these two questions The point (1,-2) is on the graph of f(x). determine the resulting point. a) g(x)=f(x+1)-3 b) -f(2x)

asked by Malik on August 14, 2016
9. ## Math

The point (1,-2) is on the graph of f(x). Describe the following transformations on f(x), and determine the resulting point. a) g(x)=2f(x)+3 b) g(x)=f(x+1)−3 c) g(x)=−f(2x) d) g(x)=−f(−x−1)+3

asked by Carter on February 3, 2016
10. ## Math

Find the length of v. Inital point of v = (1,-3,4) Terminal point of v = (1,2,-2) Please help. I am not sure how to start! Thank you.

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11. ## phyics

what is the magnitude of the electric field at point 2 m from a point charge q=4nC?

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12. ## College Algebra

The point (6, 2) lies on the line -x – 8y = -22. Determine if this point is a solution of the system -x – 8y = -22 -7x + 3y = -36

13. ## Algebra

M Is The point (5,7) and N is (7,-2). Find the equation of a line parallel to MN which passes through the point (1,-3)

asked by Anonymous on May 24, 2016
14. ## Algebra

The point (6,2) lies on the line -x-8y=-22. Determine if this point is a solution of the system. -x-8y=-22,-7x+3y=-36

asked by sherry on March 22, 2012
15. ## algebra2

name a point that lies on the circle: (x-2)^2+(y+3)^2=16 I cannot use the points (2,1) or (6,-3) and I can't find another point that works.

asked by Jane on May 1, 2008
16. ## Algebra

Determine whether the point(7,2) is a solution of the system..-3x+4y=-13,-2x+8y=2,by substituting the point into each equation.

asked by sherry on March 22, 2012
17. ## math

??point? divided by 8 equals ?point??? pls give two or three examples thank you:D

asked by everleigh on February 4, 2017
18. ## Math

Find the point (x,) on the graph of the curve y=√4x+13 that is the closest to the fixed point (5,0).

asked by Remy on January 18, 2016
19. ## Math Pre-Cal

When I am giving the point vertex of (1,-1) and another point of (2,2) and i need to put the answere in the form f(x)=ax^2+bx+c how would I go about doing that?

asked by Holly on January 30, 2014
20. ## Physics

A solid gold bathtub (mass=250 Kg)is pushed along a horizontal cement road (mew=0.59)by criminals. The criminals, in fear of capture, run away and leave the bathtub sliding with a velocity of 9 m/s. Assuming all kinetic energy is converted to heat from

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21. ## Physics

A solid gold bathtub (mass=250 Kg)is pushed along a horizontal cement road (mew=0.59)by criminals. The criminals, in fear of capture, run away and leave the bathtub sliding with a velocity of 9 m/s. Assuming all kinetic energy is converted to heat from

asked by Moe on January 28, 2013
22. ## Math

1. Where is the incenter of any given triangle? A) the point of concurrency of the altitudes of the triangle. B) The point of concurrency of the medians of the triangle. C) The point of concurrency of the perpendicular bisectors of the triangle. D) The

asked by Tim on February 1, 2016
23. ## American History

Check my answers please? I know this is long but this is what it says in my book and I have to answer questions related to it. I posted a few questions to start off but there is more. Thanks! June 23, 1972 Speakers: President Nixon, H.R. Haldeman, Chief of

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24. ## hamlet!

In hamlet how do the first two lines indicate to the reader or audience that something is amiss? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Do you mean the very first lines "who's there? says Bernardo. To which Francisco replies "Nay, answer me:

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25. ## Biochemistry

A new investigator would like to express and purify a newly discovered protein. She decides to clone the gene into a plasmid that contains the sequence for a hexahistidine tag. Plasmids that contain a sequence for a hexahistidine tag will produce a

asked by Jeli on October 17, 2016

Sue Stitch buys a sewing machine. The price, including tax, is $575.00. She finances the sewing machine over 24 months after making a$25 down payment. The true annual interest rate is 15%. What are Sue's monthly payments (principal plus interest)? To the

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27. ## maths

This question is about plotting two points and drawing the straight line through them. Which two options are correct instructions for plotting two points which can then be used to draw the line y=2x+5. Select one or more. A) Plot the points (1.3) and

asked by Marian on February 9, 2011
28. ## physics

A point charge Q= 4.60 uC is held fixed at the origin. A second point charge q=1.20 uC with mass of 2.80 * 10^-4 is placed on the x-axis 0.250 m away from the origin. (b) The second point charge is released from rest. What is its speed withn its distance

asked by J on January 28, 2008

Match the definition with the appropriate word. A. an appeal to logic B.the emotion that a speaker demonstrates towards his or her subject C.an appeal to the credibility of the speaker D.an appeal to the emotion E.devices in a speech that seek to convince

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30. ## Social Studies

I would appreciate it if you guys could help me, even if you don't tell the whole answer and just a hint. Thank you! 2. Why was it important for the United States to maintain good relations with North Africa and Southwest Asia? A. The United States was

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31. ## Physics

In the system shown in the figure, suppose the block has a mass of 2.7kg , the spring has a force constant of 500N/m , and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor is 0.18. Find the work done on the block by the spring and by

asked by Hannah on October 9, 2014
32. ## physics

A swimmer heads directly across a river, swimming at 1.10 m/s relative to the water. She arrives at a point 52.0 m downstream from the point directly across the river, 72.0 m wide. What is the speed of the river current? What is the swimmer's speed

asked by Ashley on September 11, 2012
33. ## Physics

A swimmer heads directly across a river, swimming at 1.10 m/s relative to the water. She arrives at a point 60.0 m downstream from the point directly across the river, 80.0 m wide. What is the speed of the river current? What is the swimmer's speed

asked by Sara on September 6, 2012

People end up tossing 12% of what they buy at the grocery store (Reader's Digest, March 2009). Assume this is the true population proportion and that you plan to take a sample survey of 540 grocery shoppers to further investigate their behavior. a.Show the

asked by Vanessa on April 17, 2014
35. ## English

Read these lines from Siegfried Sassoon's "Dreamers." "And mocked by hopeless longing to regain/Bank holidays, and picture shows, and spats,/And going to the office in the train." which of these can be found in this excerpt? Which of these can be found in

asked by Cassie on May 8, 2015

After a protracted legal case, Joe won a settlement that will pay him $11,000 each year at the end of the year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 5%, exactly how much should the court invest today, assuming end of year asked by laura on November 10, 2009 37. ## personal finance A.After a protracted legal case, Joe won a settlement that will pay him$11,000 each year at the end of the year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 5%, exactly how much should the court invest today, assuming end of year

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38. ## Quick English check

Please check to see if I have these words in the correct sentences. Correct me if I'm wrong! :) 1. The defendants attorney objected to the plaintiff's ASSERTION, claiming it was hearsay. 2. The news media PROMULGATED the results of the election. 3. I tried

asked by Grace on August 31, 2015
39. ## Geometry 5 questions

What is the image of point P (-2, 3, 5) after a reflection about the xy-plane? a. P' (-2, -3, 5) b. P' (2, 3, 5) c. P' (2, -3, -5) d. P' (-2, 3, -5) #2: What is the image point R (4, -1, -3) under the translation T (x, y, z) → T' (x - 2, y + 1, z - 4)?

asked by Geometry Help! on March 18, 2016
40. ## English

If you answer the question correctly/correct, you will receive a point card which is the same as one point. If you answer the question wrongly/wrong, you won't get a point card. After you get the point card, wirte down your name and number on the back on

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41. ## us history

which of the following illustrates the concept of civic virtue? a) helping the economy grow b) doing things for the common good ** c) making the government strong d) becoming wealthy individual please help thanks means alot

asked by Ana on October 26, 2015
42. ## Language Arts

Which element is shared by both "Stolen Day" and "The Night the Bed Fell"? a)strong imaginations b)loving parental figures c)harsh family rules d)ill children

asked by Sam on September 18, 2017
43. ## Chemistry

Develop a recipe for 1.00L of pH 4.50 buffer using only 17.4M HC2H3O2 and 3.00M NaOH (and deionized water). Be sure that it can accommodate an addition of at least .50 mol of strong acid or base with a change in pH less than/equal to 1.

asked by Shana on December 12, 2011
44. ## Social Studies

describe how the strong United States action taken in Grenada was an attempt to redress an earlier American policy failure in Cuba. Be sure to include relevant historical details.r

asked by chris on November 17, 2008
45. ## Social Studies

Which of the following do you think are consequences of anarchy? Pick all that apply. Loss of property fear physical harm freedom Innocent people in jail Strong, and abusive police force)

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46. ## Organic chemistry

draw the alkyne formed when 3,4-dichloroheptane is treated with an excess of a strong base such as sodium amide. I got CH3CH3C(triple bond)CCH2CH3 but was told it was the wrong answer.

asked by Jay on November 5, 2011
47. ## social studies

Describe how the strong united states action taken in grenada was an attempt to redress an earlier American policy failure in cuba.Be sure to include relevant historical details?

asked by Jessica on March 4, 2010
48. ## georgia history

what was the main reason for British and colonization of north America? A) to find gold B) to spread Catholicism C) to increase wealth through mercantilism D) to build a strong alliance with the spanish

asked by zack on September 27, 2018
49. ## World history

How did Ghana, Mali, and Songhai get so advanced? The main export was gold, which made each kingdom wealthy and strong, and provided them with the conditions necessary for cultural and intellectual achievement. Is this the answer??

asked by Aria on December 17, 2015
50. ## Chemistry

draw the alkyne formed when 3,4-dichloroheptane is treated with an excess of a strong base such as sodium amide. I got CH3CH3C(triple bond)CCH2CH3 but was told it was the wrong answer

asked by Jay on November 9, 2011
51. ## AP Englsih

In The Lords of Discipline, Pat Conroy proves that only with the acceptance of individuality,can personal beliefs, desires and priorities define one’s true identity. Is this a strong thesis? How can I improve it?

asked by Cassidy on August 15, 2009
52. ## Finance

Your Uncle has two alternative inheritence for you. A. You receive 5000 today and 1000 per year for the next 8 years. or B. 5000 today and nothing each year for the next 7 years and at end of 8th year receive 12,000 Which is best and why. Current interest

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53. ## english report

i have to do a persuasive paper on a canidate for president, im not asking for who you think should be president im asking if you think this is a good introduction. please if you can help me. Obama said this before, “I’m you to believe. Not just in my

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54. ## early childhood

Routines, transitions, and group times have one thing in common, which is: A. change. B. a sense of certainty. C. emotional boredom. D. focused behavior.

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55. ## English

How does Eliot invent Modernism in Prufrock? I have already read a bunch of internet searches and the only thing that I found was his use of symbolism and images. I don't know if that is right.

asked by Alex on October 11, 2009

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57. ## Anatomy

I believe this question is True but can't find it in my book: Polysaccharides can be absorbed into the blood directly from the gut without the need for digestion. I have some notes on it, but not that exact thing. Thanks

asked by Sue on September 9, 2009
58. ## World History

What was the only thing that united East & West Pakistan? Time period: - Decolonization in India and Africa, 10th grade history

asked by Jasmine on April 9, 2012

Have buyers become more conscious now that websites give so much competitive information about price and coupons for so many products that are readily available? In that a good thing or not for marketers?

asked by China on March 13, 2008
60. ## English

We are not as close as we once were, at least not since the thing happened. We were sitting in science class when I decided to look at her notebook. I noticed that she wasn't taking notes. I think this would be first person

asked by Anonymous on March 15, 2014

I need some advice on what are some health care products. The only thing I come up with is Q-tips and liquid bandage. Any ideas? The assignment is how the four P's influences the success of the product. I know how to do this.

asked by mary on September 16, 2014
62. ## Language Arts Ms. Sue?? Writeacher?? Reed?

Which word has both of the following meanins? a sign or evidence of some past thing to follow the path or line of something -draw -trace*** -sketch -sight Thank you!

asked by Amy on May 13, 2015
63. ## davenport

Chapter 6 Problem 14 -- Avon Products Using the financial statements provided below and any other information you find relevant, answer the following questions: a. What was the book value of Avon’s shareholders’ equity from 2001 to 2003? What were

asked by lisa on April 7, 2012
64. ## physics

a stone is thrown vertically upward with an intial velovity of 12m/s, after some time it returns to the same position a)what is the displacement of the stone b)the highest point it reached if it took 2 seconds for the stone to reach this point c)the

asked by chibwe on May 7, 2017

General Electric issued 1000 debenture bonds 3 years ago with a face value of $5000 each and a bond interest rate of 8% per year payable semiannually. The bonds have a maturity date of 20 years from the date they were issued. If the interest rate in the asked by Maria on October 1, 2008 66. ## English-cover letter This is the first sentence of my cover letter. Should I use "for" or "at"? Or is there a better way to phrase this sentence? I am writing to express my interest in working for [Company name] or I am writing to express my interest in working at [Company asked by Janice on May 24, 2010 67. ## MATH USE THE FORMULA: A=P+I.P, WHERE A IS THE VALUE OF THE INVESTMENT IN ONE YEAR, P IS THE ORIGINAL INVESTMENT, AND I IS THE INTEREST RATE FOR THE INVESTMENT. FIND THE INTEREST RATE FOR AN ORIGINAL INVESTMENT OF$3,000 WHICH HAD A VALUE OF $3,450 AFTER ONE asked by BLUE on December 21, 2008 68. ## math I am confused: if the math problem is asking me for the proceeds of$ note at a % discount for # of months. the anwser is the whole total or the earned. I think is the whole total with the discount. 2. math problem ask for the amount of interest on $asked by Haydee on August 27, 2006 69. ## Personal Finance 1. Joe won a lottery jackpot that will pay him$12,000 each year for the next ten years. If the market interest rates are currently 12%, how much does the lottery have to invest today to pay out this prize to Joe over the next ten years? 2. Mary just

asked by Sue on October 11, 2008
70. ## Melting point

Could you tell me what the melting point for a crystallized sulfanamide is? Also, we will have to determine the m.p. of an impure sulfanamide. Any idea of a temperature range for that? Will it be higher of lower? Probably hard to tell since I don't know

asked by Sheryl on September 26, 2006

Mrs. Crawford has invested $6,000 at 3% interest. How much additional money should she invest at 8% interest so that the total income will be 4% of her total investment? Scott asked you to make 10 gal. of fruit punch that contains 85% fruit juice by asked by Marina on October 26, 2015 72. ## Math I need to see how this is answered. 1. Lauren deposited$200 into her savings account with 1% interest rate compounded annually. After 4 years her balance was $208.12. Colby deposited$200 into a savings account that earned a 2% simple interest rate for 4

asked by Keith on February 10, 2015
73. ## Language Arts

which of the following incidents involving Byron is intended to have the most humorous effect on the reader? Watson, Chapter 1-2 A. Byron gets his lips stuck to the car mirror. B. Byron tucks his blanket into the couch cushion so he will not to be touched

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74. ## chem

Benzaldehyde, C6H5CHO}, has a normal boiling point of 179.0 C and a critical point at 422 C and 45.9 atm. Using a phase diagram, estimate its vapor pressure at 125 Degrees I'm directing it up again to Dr. Bob. (or anyone else who can help) **** If the

asked by joe on February 12, 2010
75. ## Physics

A force, F = (3x + 4y) N, is applied to an object at a point whose position vector with respect to the pivot point is r = (3x + 3y + 3z) m. Calculate the torque created by the force about that pivot point. I know that torque = -12x + 9y + 3z, but why is

asked by James on June 18, 2012
76. ## ap physics c

Hi! I am struggling with this problem-- any help would be much appreciated-- thank you astronauts on their way to the moon reach a point --> at this point, the moon's gravitational pull becomes stronger than the earth's gravitational pull-----find the

asked by APpreciative student on January 2, 2011
77. ## Geometry-Reiny

Thank you! A, B, C and D are all on the circle. If the circle was a clock, point A would be around 11:00, B is around 9, C is around 6 and D is around 4 ... P is in the middle. A straight line runs vertical to the circle touching the circle at point B. E

asked by Donna on June 9, 2015
78. ## physic

please help, I really appriciate you help alot. Question:A 0.34 kg particle has a speed of 2.0 m/s at point A and kinetic energy of 7.5 J at point B. (a) What is its kinetic energy at A? ___ J (b) What is its speed at point B? ____ m/s (c) What is the

asked by Chan on October 24, 2009
79. ## physics

Two point charges, 4.0×10-6 C and -1.0×10-6 C, are located on the x axis at = -1.0 cm and = 3.0 cm. (a) Determine the electric field at the origin. (b)Determine the x coordinate of a point on the positive x axis where the electric field is zero; i.e., a

asked by help on January 30, 2011
80. ## Calculus

The figure below shows a function g(x) and its tangent line at the point B=(2,6.8). If the point A on the tangent line is (1.94,6.87), fill in the blanks below to complete the statements about the function g at the point B. g(2)= _____ g(2)= _____ I found

asked by Cecille on February 15, 2011
81. ## Math

Point A is 340 feet above sea level. This is 2/3 of the distance between point B and sea level. What integer expresses the position point B compared to sea level?

asked by Jenny on October 24, 2012
82. ## math

Suppose that you have \$12,500 to invest over a 4 year period. There are two accounts to choose from: 4.5% compounded monthly or 4.3% compounded continuously. a. Write the formula for the first account’s compound interest for n compounding per year. b.

asked by bob on October 3, 2012
83. ## education

How does this problem create a barrier for creating strong and healthy children in this country? problem-transportation need someone to explain and examples please.

asked by nina on May 11, 2016
84. ## Environmental Chemistry

Calculate the pH when the following volumes of 10^(-1,1) M XOH are added into 1 L of a 10^(-2.5) M HA solution. XOH is a strong base and HA is a weak monoprotic acid (pKa=4.5)

asked by Dauren on May 8, 2012
85. ## English

1. What is he like? - He is strong and tall. - He is active and generous. 2. What does he look like? - He is reserved and friendly. - He is average height. (Are they all grammatical? What is the difference between question 1 and Question 2?)

asked by rfvv on March 10, 2013
86. ## AP CHEMISTRY

Calculate [OH-] and pH for the following strong base solution; a solution formed by mixing 10.0 mL of 0.011 M Ba(OH)2 with 28.0 mL of 7.4 10-3 M NaOH working and answer would be appreciated

asked by MARY on February 18, 2012
87. ## Chemistry

I have a compound (mx) weak acid (x- = Hx) mx in 5M strong acid solution solubility = 5x10(-3) Ksp = 1x10(-20) Find Ka... I need to know where to start

asked by Chris on November 8, 2011
88. ## English Thesis

Would this be a strong thesis? Self-identity comes through a self-external realization that causes the individual to break from their reality and gain a deeper understanding of their inner identity.

asked by Pat on October 13, 2010
89. ## Writing

How so i find out the difference between a quality adj. and a strong verb? i need help quick cause my dad and mom are doing something they said by the time the get back i should be done. PLEASE HELP!!! QUICK!!!

asked by Graciela on October 22, 2015
90. ## philosophy

can anyone tell me is there any strong response aganist norcoss argument that if it wrong to kill puppies, so it is also wrong to support farming factory

asked by jessica on December 8, 2011
91. ## Chem

HCl -> H+ + Cl- In this scenario would the HCl be a strong acid and the Cl- the base? And do you only use the word conjugate bases when dealing with weak acids? Thanks.

asked by Lena on March 2, 2011
92. ## physics

An electron is accelerated by a 4.7 kV potential difference. How strong a magnetic field must be experienced by the electron if its path is a circle of radius 8.0 cm?

asked by Mara on April 15, 2009
93. ## English

Hi there, I am writing a english essay on 'Sophocles Oedipus the King' and I am trying to prove that Oedipus is not responsible for what happens to him. Could you help me come up with three strong arguments to support this.

asked by Sarah on April 8, 2010
94. ## biology test

these are for my study guide - 1. what type of bonds hold the dna bases together and are they weak or strong My answer: hydrogen and weak

asked by sam on March 10, 2009
95. ## Chemistry

What type(s) of intermolecular forces allow CO2 to dissolve in water? Do CO2 and H2O have a relatively strong or weak attraction to one another? Explain. Please and thank you!!

asked by Leah on June 5, 2011
96. ## Critical Thinking 205

which one of these make an argument the best? Which one of these is the weakest? Or how are the terms used in arguments? Here are the terms - Valid/ Invalid, -Sound/ Unsound, -Strong/ Weak

asked by Allie on May 8, 2010
97. ## chemistry

A particular weak acid (HA) with a Ka of 2.0e-5 is 75% titrated with a strong base to produce a buffer solution. What is the pH of this final solution? Show all work.

asked by Nicole on March 24, 2015
98. ## Science

1.   Which of the following is an example of matter?  (1 point) leaves shadows light from the sun sound 2.   Which of the following is an example of a chemical property of matter?  (1 point) ability to melt ability to freeze ability to react

asked by Jenna on February 26, 2014
99. ## College Math

2008 (2nd)Course2-4.1 We are to find a function f(x) such that its derivative is x^2+x-1 and the graph of y=f(x) is tangent to the straight line y=x+1. First we find the coordinates of the point at which y=f(x) and y=x+1 are tangent.Since the slope of the

asked by Bayarbold on June 10, 2011
100. ## English

Hawthorne uses dialogue in chapter 4 to help the reader better understand the personality traits of both chillingworth and hester prynne. For each character, select the two quotes that best display their personality traits. I read the original and

asked by Pam on December 7, 2016