1. English IV

    Would this work for a thesis on Douglas Adams: Douglas Adams used Proto Science Fiction to write The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy and uses satirical tone when discussing politics. welcome :) that's good you might want to be more spacific in what

    asked by Summer on July 6, 2007
  2. English Grammar

    How do you write Douglas Adams in the plural tense? Is it Adams' or Adams's or Adamses? I don't know which one to use when? Please help! Also, why are the Norman High School Library computers blocked? We block computers that are habitually used for

    asked by Summer on July 12, 2007
  3. Senior Paper

    For the Hitchhiker's guide to the Galaxy, would this work for a thesis? Douglas Adams was a promodernistic author who wrote a new level of Proto Science Fiction. Can you help me think of other main points about him, the late 70s-early 80s, and the history

    asked by Summer on July 6, 2007
  4. English

    Where can I find the History in London During the time Douglas Adams wrote? It Dose not have to be just in London but during the time he wrote his book The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. Please no wiki

    asked by renee on January 5, 2010
  5. English IV

    How does the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy link to the British literature? Is Douglas Adams a British author? What do you do when a teacher hates you enough to fail you in that class? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douglas_Adams and

    asked by Coral on June 18, 2007
  6. Social Studies

    How could John Adams defend the British soldiers but still seen as a Patriot? Adams knew that many patriots wanted the British soldiers to be set free. Adams defended the soldiers because many Patriots' belief in justice****** Adams defended the soldiers

    asked by FluttershyK22 on August 5, 2016
  7. Science need help ?????///

    An astronomer observes two galaxies, A and B, which have redshifts of: Galaxy A = 0.020 and Galaxy B = 0.010. Which galaxy is closest to us and what is its distance away from us? You may assume that the Hubble constant is H0 = 75 km s–1 Mpc−1 and that

    asked by sam on April 14, 2013
  8. Amelia Douglas

    I am doing a biography on Amelia Douglas. But I am having a hard time starting it out. I had it as ...Amelia Douglas was born... But How can I make it more interesting? A few Points about her -She was a Metis -country wife -Influenced development of

    asked by Emma on June 14, 2011
  9. Social Studies Help ASAP

    Why did the British want to expand control into the Ohio Valley in the mid-1700s? a. to force the French out of North America b. to put French settlers there under English rule c. to demonstrate Britain’s strength to France and Spain d. to gain access to

    asked by Vicky on August 31, 2016
  10. Language arts (Please help)

    What do you think is Bradbury's purpose in contrasting Douglas's real conversation with his father and the thoughts that are going on in Douglas's mind? A. It shows that Douglas has a vivid imagination but also shows the limitations her has with

    asked by #1Student on May 29, 2014
  11. U.S history

    we're talking about the conflict between the british and the colonists when the british taxed them. There's a question about John Adams and Ethan Allen. I have no idea who they are. Any help??

    asked by Ally on October 18, 2009
  12. SocialStudies

    #1. Why were the French determined to prevent British colonies from expanding westward? #2. Which Native American groups sided with the British and which sided with the French as the war began? Why? #3. What arguments did the British have against the

    asked by Jordan on October 8, 2018
  13. Cosmology

    magine you look through a really strong telescope and see a rich cluster. Your telescope is so good that you can see a single galaxy at the center of the cluster. What can you say about that galaxy and be pretty confident that you are correct? It has mass

    asked by C on March 1, 2013
  14. English

    which of the following statements about american romantic poetry is not true? A)it followed a fixed rhyme scheme B)its themes originated in British literature C)it was influenced by Gothic literature D)it was filled with emotion

    asked by sam on October 31, 2013
  15. history

    As American colonists questioned British rule, public discussion focused on topics such as colonial independence and individual rights. In turn, literature from the American Revolutionary period often reflected important political and social themes,

    asked by scooby on November 6, 2016
  16. astronomy

    Imagine that you live in a distant galaxy far far away. This galaxy is in a different universe, and so may have different cosmology. It seems that in this distant universe, all galaxies have the same luminosity, which you have worked out is 7.0*10^30 W.

    asked by keitanako on April 11, 2014
  17. Poem

    Rockumentary—a documentary that’s set to music! Create song lyrics about John Adams’ presidency. You may create your own or use the MyLyrics song template to guide you. In your profile or song lyrics, be sure to include the following: explanations of

    asked by Lauran on December 12, 2012
  18. English

    anonymous 3 years ago Which of the following about american romanticism is not true. a. romanticism originated in british literature and migrated to american literature. b. Romanticism valued imagination and emotion over reason and intellect. c. love is

    asked by Steve on September 14, 2016
  19. Astronomy

    A galaxy is receding away from us with a recession velocity of 100,000 km/s. What is the distance to this galaxy? What is the redshift z of this galaxy?

    asked by qwerty on June 24, 2014
  20. Physics - mass of a galaxy

    A star at the edge of the Andromeda galaxy appears to be orbiting the center of that galaxy at the speed of about 200km/s. The star is about g*10^9AU from the center of the galaxy. Calculate a rough estimate of the mass of the Andromeda galaxy. Earth

    asked by Farah on December 4, 2010
  21. Physics

    Our Milky Way galaxy is very similar to our neighboring galaxy Andromeda. Consider that each galaxy contains approximately 4.0 x 10^11 stars each star having an average mass of 2.0 x 10^30 kg. a. If the gravitational pull of Andromeda is 2.4 x 10^30 N, how

    asked by Robby on January 4, 2013
  22. unsolved mysteries astrophysics

    Q3.2 COLLAPSE TIMESCALE (5 points possible) Imagine that you live in a distant galaxy far far away. This galaxy is in a different universe, and so may have different cosmology. It seems that in this distant universe, all galaxies have the same luminosity,

    asked by JuanPro on April 15, 2014
  23. Social Studies

    the XYZ affair outraged many americans. what was president john adams initial stance on how to handle the issue? Select 2. a. Adams asked Congress for a vote to declare war on France** b.Adams sent diplomats to negotiate with France c. Adams wanted to

    asked by prentiss on September 29, 2016
  24. English

    In the book HitchHikers Guide to the Galaxy, what are good examples of where the reader might feel curiosity and sympathy? Thank you.

    asked by Achilles on October 18, 2008
  25. Astronomy - help!

    Imagine that you have obtained spectra for several galaxies and have measured the observed wavelength of the H emission line of atomic hydrogen. The rest wavelength of H is 656.3 nanometers (nm). Your results are as follows: • Galaxy 1: Observed H

    asked by anonymous on November 29, 2008
  26. English

    Determine whether the statement represents a progressive view or a traditional view of literature. 1.There is no such thing as classic literature. 2.Literature can only be understood in the context of history. 3.Harry Potter books are not literature.

    asked by Ron on January 24, 2011
  27. science

    which of the statements below is true? a) the stars in a galaxy are held together by gravity b) Stars in a galaxy slowly rotate around a center c) The Milky Way is the only galaxy in the universe d)All of the above just need to know if my answer is correct

    asked by ant on August 16, 2010
  28. Social Studies

    "...I long to hear that you have declared an independency- and by the way in the new Code of Laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make I desire you would Remember of the Ladies, and be more generous and favorable to them than your

    asked by anon on December 1, 2016
  29. Honors History

    Why did John Adams defend the British soldiers was important and the right thing to do!

    asked by Ajdin on October 22, 2007
  30. Astronomy

    You see a galaxy which lies at distance D from the earth. You measure a flux from this galaxy of f. If you assume a mass-to-light ratio of r (i.e. r is the number of kilograms needed to generate one watt of radiation), derive an equation for the stellar

    asked by Anonymous on March 28, 2016
  31. Global Studies

    Which of the following minerals generates the most income for British Columbia? A. lead B. zinc c. Gold d. Copper

    asked by vanessa on March 12, 2014
  32. S.S

    Which of the following minerals generates the most income for British Columbia? Copper

    asked by Help Please!!! on March 3, 2014
  33. S.S

    Which of the following minerals generates the most income for British Columbia? Copper

    asked by Help Please!!! on March 3, 2014
  34. Cosmology

    What observations were used by Edwin Hubble to show that the universe is expanding? - The distance to a galaxy is proportional to its luminosity. - The distance to a galaxy is inversely proportional to its apparent size. - The distance to a galaxy is

    asked by qwerty on January 8, 2013
  35. history

    Most of the Declaration of Independence was the work of ......? John Adams. Ben Franklin. Thomas Jefferson. Sam Adams. im thinking John Adams but not sure??

    asked by AK on November 18, 2008
  36. english

    What is the characterizations of the Wanderer in British literature

    asked by violin on December 23, 2010
  37. science

    100,000 light years refers to... • the size of the spirals with or galaxy (Milky Way) • an approximate measure of the luminosity of the galaxy • an approximate measure of the distance across the galaxy****

    asked by Taylor P. on October 15, 2017
  38. Physics

    A star of mass 2.0 1028 kg that is 1.6 1020 m from the center of a galaxy revolves around that center once every 3.4 108 years. Assuming that this star is essentially at the edge of the galaxy, each of the stars in the galaxy has a mass equal to that of

    asked by winterWX on February 16, 2007
  39. Social Studies

    a cartoonist used kirk douglas in the movie spartacus as his inspiration when creating a tv cartoon character the cartoonist used the mannerisms and physical featured of kirk douglas in the movie to design his cartoon character. He especially used the way

    asked by Lucas G. on November 19, 2018
  40. Ed Tech

    The famous social reformer Fredrick Douglas was born in 1818 in Tuckahoe, Maryland. He was raised mostly by his grandmother. Douglas was born a slave and remained to be so until 1838, when he escaped slavery by using borrowed papers of a freed slave and

    asked by Kat on October 17, 2017
  41. physics

    A star of mass 2.0 1031 kg that is 4.8 1020 m from the center of a galaxy revolves around that center once every 4.2 108 years. Assuming that this star is essentially at the edge of the galaxy, each of the stars in the galaxy has a mass equal to that of

    asked by Sam on July 16, 2010
  42. maths

    the galaxy we live in is roughly lens shaped,and pins.its diameter is given inlight years. (1 light year=9.5Exp12km) calculate the circuference or our galaxy in kilometres. the earth is at a point 3Exp4 light yaersfrom the centre.How far does the earth

    asked by jade on August 23, 2008
  43. english

    In what ways has Beowulf influenced British Literature for centuries.

    asked by danielle on December 14, 2010
  44. literature

    if someone has time could you provide me with examples of What literature is consider to be part of the United States current literary canon and why do you think so? I have further questions to answer in regards to literature i just can't think of any or

    asked by jasmine33 on January 23, 2008
  45. history

    Excerpt from Douglas’s speech: "I believe that the Union can only be preserved by maintaining inviolate the Constitution of the United States as our fathers have made it. That Constitution guarantees to the people of every State the right to have slavery

    asked by Help ASAP on May 24, 2016
  46. physics

    The sun rotates around the center of the milky way galaxy at a distance of about 30,000 light years (1ly= 9.5*10^15m). if it takes about 200 million years to make one rotation, estimate the mass of our galaxy. Assume that the mass distribution of galaxy is

    asked by jason on October 25, 2008
  47. Literature

    I need to list 6 main characteristics of British Romantic literature. Any ideas? I'd appreciate any help. Thanks.

    asked by Anna on March 10, 2011
  48. Physics

    In the figure, a chain consisting of five links, each of mass 0.100 kg, is lifted vertically with constant acceleration of magnitude a = 2.50 m/s2. Find the magnitudes of (a) the force on link 1 from link 2, (b) the force on link 2 from link 3, (c) the

    asked by Sarah on March 19, 2011
  49. Algebra

    A light year, the distance light travels in 1 year, is approximately 5.9×10^12 miles.A nearby galaxy is approximately 1.2×10^7 light years from our galaxy. Find the distance in miles between our galaxy and the nearby galaxy. IDK this question. I first

    asked by Sarah on September 12, 2016
  50. Physics

    The sun goes around the center of our galaxy once every 250 million years. The sun is also 2.55×10^20 m from the center of our galaxy. What is the acceleration of our sun towards the center of the galaxy in m/s^2? Details and assumptions You may assume

    asked by Jack on March 22, 2013
  51. Physics

    A chain composed of four identical links is suspended by a rope and does not move. How many force vectors would be drawn on the free body diagram of each link and which direction would they point? My answer: ---------- FIRST LINK (top): Upward force from

    asked by Stanley on September 21, 2010
  52. English-Sci

    I'm writing a paper about book that purposely has no theme that I can read, " Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy." The problem I am having is that I am asked to write what theme is and find a qoute that explains it. I'm not exactly sure what to do, I've

    asked by Bee on December 1, 2017
  53. S.S.

    Which of the following is an accurate comparison of Adams and Jackson? A. Adams supported efforts to promote the growth of businesses, while Jackson supported efforts to help the ordinary man. B. Jackson supported the idea of high tariffs to increase

    asked by ... on November 2, 2017
  54. History

    I'm having trouble answering these questions. Can someone help without being mean? Please help! Much appreciated! Excerpt from Douglas’s speech: "I believe that the Union can only be preserved by maintaining inviolate the Constitution of the United

    asked by Oscar on March 22, 2015
  55. English

    I need help locating a British painting from the Victorian Era to write an analysis on and connect with the literature of the time.

    asked by Adams on June 30, 2008
  56. Language Arts- Johnny Tremain

    Which of the following passages from the novel could be used to support the idea that Sam Adams was a rebel intent on war with england? A) "The first of the tea ships, the Dartmouth, is entering the harbor. She'll be at Castle Island by nightfall" B) "Ah,

    asked by Channy-Boo on December 24, 2014
  57. SS

    American literature began to emerge around the nineteenth century. Authors wrote what their culture was like through folk tales, narratives, and plays. Which of the following statements best summarizes a role of literature in society? Literature is not

    asked by Anonymous on March 26, 2018
  58. Astronomy

    The apparent brightness of a Cepheid variable star in a far-away galaxy is measured to be 640,000 times fainter compared to an equivalent star 2,000 light years away from the Sun in our Galaxy. Assuming that there is no light absorption between galaxies,

    asked by Anonymous on November 20, 2010
  59. English

    I need help figuring out what the writing style was for medieval literature, english renassiance literature, renaissance drama, and early 7th century literature.

    asked by Stevie on September 25, 2008
  60. science

    how is the suns galaxy a spiral galaxy and how does the milky way look I can't find any pictures

    asked by Star on October 25, 2018
  61. English

    Which statement most accurately contrasts the ideas of different literary periods? A. Anglo-Saxon literature focuses on free will, whereas Renaissance literature suggests that human beings are controlled by fate. B. Literature of the Middle Ages focuses on

    asked by Emi on March 11, 2015
  62. History

    5.)Which of the following is the best explanation of the XYZ affair that took place during John Adam's presidency? A.)Adams tried to purchase three naval ships (X,Y, & Z) from France demanded much more money than the ships were worth & adams rejected the

    asked by YRN DJ on December 8, 2015
  63. History

    5.)Which of the following is the best explanation of the XYZ affair that took place during John Adam's presidency? A.)Adams tried to purchase three naval ships (X,Y, & Z) from France demanded much more money than the ships were worth & adams rejected the

    asked by Markest Lee on December 9, 2015
  64. History

    5.)Which of the following is the best explanation of the XYZ affair that took place during John Adam's presidency? A.)Adams tried to purchase three naval ships (X,Y, & Z) from France demanded much more money than the ships were worth & adams rejected the

    asked by YRN DJ on December 3, 2015
  65. History

    5.)Which of the following is the best explanation of the XYZ affair that took place during John Adam's presidency? A.)Adams tried to purchase three naval ships (X,Y, & Z) from France demanded much more money than the ships were worth & adams rejected the

    asked by Markest Lee on December 9, 2015
  66. Social studies

    1. What significant effect did the treaty of Paris signed after the French and Indian war have on France? 2. How might Iroquois have been helpful in asssinting the British troops in the surprise attack 3. What were some reasons that the Iroquois joined

    asked by Ynw on October 15, 2018
  67. Language Art's

    5. Which of the following passages from the novel could be used to support the idea that Sam Adams was a rebel intent on war with England? (1 point) “The first of the tea ships, the Dartmouth, is entering the harbor. She’ll be at Castle Island by

    asked by YRN DJ on January 5, 2016
  68. ASTRONOMY

    In which type of galaxy would you most likely to observe a massive star supernova – in a giant elliptical or in a large spiral galaxy? Explain

    asked by anonymous on November 29, 2008
  69. Langue Art

    Which of the following passages from the novel could be used to suppoty the idea that Sam Adams was a rebel intent on war with England? A. "The first of the tea ships, the Dartmouth, is entering the harbor. She'll be at Castle Island by nightfall." B." Ah,

    asked by callie on December 10, 2014
  70. History

    3.)Which answer best shows an effect of British soldiers firing upon colonists in Boston, killing five of them? The first shots of the American Revolution are fired, which officially starts a war between the colonies and Britain. The Sons of Liberty

    asked by YRN DJ on January 8, 2016
  71. U.S. History

    Which answer best shows an effect of British soldiers firing upon colonists in Boston, killing five of them? The first shots of the American Revolution are fired, which officially starts a war between the colonies and Britain. *** The Sons of Liberty

    asked by Labbayk on January 4, 2016
  72. literature

    what is a literature web? Greta, I imagine that is a reference to using a search tool. If you put "literature web" into a search engine such as Google, you will get a number of sites on various types of literature. I hope this helps. Thank you for using

    asked by Greta on December 8, 2006
  73. language arts

    Which of the following passages from the novel could be used to support the idea that sam adams was a rebel intent on war with England? (Johnny Tremain) A "the first of the tea ships the yarmouth is entering the harbor. She'll be at castle island by

    asked by ben on December 17, 2014
  74. science help PLS

    The light from one end of the Milky Way galaxy takes about 150,000 years to travel to the other end. Which of these statements is correct about the Milky Way galaxy? A: The distance between the two ends of the galaxy is 150,000 light years. B: It would

    asked by Oscar on February 8, 2016
  75. U.S. History

    What was one factor that caused the British to surrender at Yorktown? British soldiers were suffering from disease and refused to fight. George Washington's soldiers outnumbered the British soldiers two to one. British troops received a false message from

    asked by Labbayk on January 4, 2016
  76. Physics

    Please help me solve this! The spectrum of the sodium atom is detected in the light from a distant galaxy. If the 590.0 nm line is redshifted to 658.5 nm, at what speed is the galaxy receding from the Earth?

    asked by Brian on August 11, 2010
  77. History

    What did Abigail Adams ask her husband John Adams to include in the Declaration of Independence?

    asked by Sue on November 5, 2008
  78. physics

    Radio waves of wavelength 163 m from a galaxy reach a radio telescope by two separate paths as shown in the figure below. One is a direct path to the receiver, which is situated on the edge of a tall cliff by the ocean, and the second is by reflection off

    asked by Anonymous urgent on March 22, 2016
  79. physics

    Radio waves of wavelength 163 m from a galaxy reach a radio telescope by two separate paths as shown in the figure below. One is a direct path to the receiver, which is situated on the edge of a tall cliff by the ocean, and the second is by reflection off

    asked by Anonymous urgent on March 22, 2016
  80. English

    Thank you very much for your correction. Can you tell if this sentence is possible? 1) We really liked those places but unfortunately we didn't have any guide with us even if our brochure clearly said that an an experiences guide would have accompanied us.

    asked by Franco on July 1, 2010
  81. Physics

    The diameter of our disk-shaped galaxy, the Milky Way, is about 1.7E+5 light-years (ly). The distance to the Andromeda galaxy, which is the spiral galaxy nearest to the Milky Way, is about 1.9E+6 ly. If a scale model represents the Milky Way and Andromeda

    asked by sarah on January 17, 2016
  82. US history and GOV

    What is the homestate of Samuel Adams, Richard Henry Lee,John Adams, Ben Franklin, and Robert Livingston?

    asked by Sarah on September 9, 2008
  83. us history

    Which event transferred Florida from British possession back to Spain in the late 1700s? First Seminole War Pinckney's Treaty Adams-Onis Treaty Treaty of Paris***

    asked by Labbayk on January 11, 2016
  84. Math (Physics)

    A galaxy is moving away from Earth. The "blue" hydrogen line at 434 nm emitted from the galaxy is measured on Earth to be 458 nm . Part A How fast is the galaxy moving? Answer--> v=____ c Part B How far is it from Earth based on Hubble's law? Answer-->

    asked by Dom on April 27, 2017
  85. science

    The sun goes around the center of our galaxy once every 250 million years. The sun is also 2.55×1020 m from the center of our galaxy. What is the acceleration of our sun towards the center of the galaxy in m/s2?

    asked by ayan on March 18, 2013
  86. Astronomy

    Supernovae can eject material at velocities of 0.001c. Will gas ejected by a supernova which occurs inside a dwarf galaxy with a mass of 10^8 Msolar and a radius of a few kpc be able to escape the galaxy? Yes or No

    asked by qwerty on June 24, 2014
  87. Astronomy

    Given that the mass of the Milky Way galaxy is 10^11 times that of the Sun and that the sun is 2.6x10^20 meters from its center, what is the Sun's orbital speed around the center of the galaxy? How long does it take the Sun to orbit the Milky Way? (In this

    asked by Manny on April 10, 2007
  88. Social studies

    Which of the following is an accurate comparison of Adams and Jackson A. Adam supported efforts to promote the group of businesses well Jackson supported efforts to help the ordinary man B. Jackson supported the idea of high tariffs to increase revenue but

    asked by Anything helps on November 28, 2017
  89. social studies

    How were the Aborigine people affected when their children were forced to live with British families or in institutions? can someone help me with this question I have tried and went thru the study guide, talked to my teacher, and I just need a little boost

    asked by hi on April 27, 2017
  90. Social Studies

    9. Which of the following statements comparing the Continental and British armies is most accurate? A. The British had more troops and were better disciplined than the Americans. B. The British had limited access to supplies while the American supplies

    asked by Student on October 20, 2016
  91. LANGUAGE ARTS

    The following question asks about one or more selections from your Literature textbook. You may use your textbook to answer this question. 1. Write an essay in which you analyze the importance of plot events and characters’ actions to the development of

    asked by ANSWERS PLEAAAAAASSSSSSSSEEEEEEEE on October 27, 2016
  92. HISTORY

    ISNT THIS RITE? With regard to British influences on India, which of the following statements is true? A. A primary objective of British rule was attaining food self-sufficiency for Indians. B. The common name for the British Indian Empire was the "British

    asked by tacarey on November 16, 2011
  93. Physical Science

    Galaxy A is 600 million light years from earth. Galaxy B is moving away from the earth at a speed that is 80% as large as that of Galaxy A. How far from earth is Galaxy B? A. 750 million light years. B. 640 million light years. C. 540 million light years.

    asked by Anonymous on October 27, 2011
  94. cosmology

    A galaxy with an apparent magnitude in the V band (λc ~ 5550 angstroms, width δλ ~ 800 angstroms) of mV = 22.5 mag is observed with the Palomar 200-inch telescope. How many photons per second are collected from this galaxy over the 200-inch (~ 500 cm)

    asked by simar on January 19, 2014
  95. cosmology

    We observe a galaxy at z = 1, and a quasar at z = 2. What is the redshift of the quasar as observed from that galaxy? Enter a numeric answer.

    asked by simar on January 19, 2014
  96. physics

    The sun goes around the center of our galaxy once every 250 million years. The sun is also 2.55×10^20 m from the center of our galaxy. What is the acceleration of our sun towards the center of the galaxy in m/s^2?

    asked by rohit on March 21, 2013
  97. simple PHYSICS!!!

    The sun goes around the center of our galaxy once every 250 million years. The sun is also 2.55×10^20 m from the center of our galaxy. What is the acceleration of our sun towards the center of the galaxy in m/s^2?

    asked by please..anyone help!! on March 20, 2013
  98. Physics!

    The sun goes around the center of our galaxy once every 250 million years. The sun is also 2.55×10^20 m from the center of our galaxy. What is the acceleration of our sun towards the center of the galaxy in m/s^2?

    asked by please..anyone help!! on March 18, 2013
  99. US History

    Can you please help me with these questions? After the Revolution, _______________ colonists left the states for other parts of the British Empire. George Washington’s forces were not permanently defeated by the British in the Battle for New York because

    asked by Sheree on October 4, 2011
  100. information technology

    Project topic :Privacy-preserving smart IoT-based healthcare big data storage and self-adaptive access control system please guide me i need to make a report I need the contents 1)Abstract 2)introduction 3)Literature Review

    asked by kshitij on February 22, 2019