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Recent Homework Questions About North & Central America

Physics
On a very muddy football field, a 100 kg linebacker tackles an 75 kg halfback. Immediately before the collision, the linebacker is slipping with a velocity of 8.5 m/s north and the halfback is sliding with a velocity of 7.5 m/s east. What is the magnitude of the velocity at ...

physics 1
A boat has a cannon on board that faces aft. The boat is capable of traveling at 19 m/s on still water. The boat is traveling North on a river that has a current flowing south at a rate of 10 m/s. Following 20m directly behind the boat is a raft that is traveling at 13 m/s ...

English
1. The contrast of the officers describing Henry’s unit as “mule-drivers” and then later describing Henry as one of the best fighters in the regiment best supports which of the following themes in the red badge of courage? A. honor and reputation B. the definition of ...

History
Which accurately describes why Bartolomeu Dias did not complete his journey to India? A. Dias’s food supply had run low, and the crew convinced him to return to Portugal. B. Dias’s ship crashed into the rocky shores of Madagascar, killing the entire crew. C. Dias ...

Maths
Villages p, q and r are situated as follows, p is 15km due north of q and the bearings of p and q are 50 degree and 80 degree respectively. Calculate the distance of r from p and q

physics
An air craft travelled from calabar to kano as follows, it flew first to illori covering a distance of 300km, 30° west of North, and then flew 400km, 60° east of North to kano. What is the resultant displacement? It's urgent

languge arts reading help
You are driving down a road o the main highway near Deming, New Mexico. Suddenly, in the midst of a mesa of tall yellow grass, you see amazing columns of stones. Some stones are forty feet tall. As you get closer, you see that other stones form arches, and still others appear ...

Social studies
In which might the Spanish choice to claim North America land be considered controversial? A> Spanish explorers promised to free the slaves of North America. B>Spanish explorers failed to convert native people to Christianity. C> Spanish explorers seized territory ...

Social studies
Which theory of migration states that people sailed down the West coast of North America to make settlements? A) European Migration theory B) Northern Asia Coastal theory C) Bering Land Bridge theory D) Polynesian theory

World History
Why did the pope order the First Crusade in 1095? A) to spread Christianity and the power of the Catholic Church in East Asia B) to defend European Christians on pilgrimage to Jerusalem C) to gain access to spices controlled by the Arab Empire in North Africa D) to reclaim ...

Physics
A girl delivering newspapers travels 1 blocks west, 2 blocks north, then 4 blocks east. What is the magnitude of her resultant dis- placement? Answer in units of blocks. 002 (part 2 of 3) 10.0 points Find the direction (measured from due east, with counterclockwise positive) ...

math
A ship corved a distance of 41 km due north and them 23 km due east and again 15km towards north direction. How far is it from the point where it started?

Mechanics
The composite shaft ABCD is fixed between walls at A (x=0) and D (x=3L). The shaft has a solid steel core of length 3L and round cross section of uniform radius R. In the left third of the shaft (segment AB of length L) the steel core is surrounded by a copper sleeve of inner ...

English
Read this excerpt from Alexander Pope's The Rape of Lock "No common weapons in their hands are found/ Like gods they fight l, nor dead a mortal wound.../ See, fierce Belinda on the Baron flies/ With more than usual lightning in her eyes..." This account of the conflict between...

social studies
5) What are some characteristics that unite the nations of Caribbean South America today?

Social Studies Help
Under the Articles, each state sent one delegate to Congress. Thus each state, no matter its size or population, had one vote. Congress did have the power to declare war. It could appoint military officers, coin money, and operate post offices. It was also responsible for ...

Geography
Which phrase is an example of a biome? Suburban neighborhood Mediterranean climate Mississippi river Coniferous forest Which statement about wind is not true ? Wind direction is affected by the earths rotation Winds at about 30° north and south latitudes are heavy The trade ...

Trigonometry
In an explosion, a piece of debris is tossed 99 meters N 45 W. what is the displacement in the north and west directions. I'm not really sure what it wants when it asks for displacement so I also don't know how to get it.

Math/calculus
A small plane leaves Victoria airport and flies at a compass heading of 330°. If the plane cruises at 125km/he for 90mins, how far north and how far west will the plane gave flown

Literature and Composition
Read the following description from The Red Badge of Courage. “As he looked all about him and pondered the mystic gloom, he began to believe that at any moment the ominous distance might be aflame. . . Staring once at the red eyes across the river, he conceived them to ...

Literature and Composition
1. The contrast of the officers describing Henry’s unit as “mule-drivers” and then later describing Henry as one of the best fighters in the regiment best supports which of the following themes in the red badge of courage? A. honor and reputation *** B. the definition of...

Social Studdies, Ms. Sue please check!
1. Which of The following provides the definition of a nation? A. The Highest elected officials in a country B. The are ruled by an independent government C. A country with defined borders and foreign policy enforced by a military D. A people with a shared history who live in ...

Science HELP
Although the Amazon Basin receives more than 80 inches of rain per year, South America also has the driest place on Earth, known as A. Death Valley. B. Gobi Desert. C. Atacama Desert. D. the Caribbean.

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 for quiz thx

8th Grade History
Can I have these answers checked... 1. Which of The following provides the definition of a nation? A. The Highest elected officials in a country B. The are ruled by an independent government C. A country with defined borders and foreign policy enforced by a military*** D. A ...

English
How to re-word this please? The Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crimes Reauthorization Act of 2016 will be considered by the House on Wednesday, December 7. under the rules. S. 2854 was proposed on April 26, 2016, by Senator. Richard Burr Republican of North Carolina and ...

Stuff
How far is the United States away from America?

Adding and subtracting positive and negative numb
Betty is in the process of opening her own business – a coffee shop in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. With the Grand Opening a month away, she runs the numbers involved in her upfront expenses: $5,400 for local advertising, $2,700 for the security deposit and first month’s ...

History
Which accurately describe ideological differences between Catholicism and humanism during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) a. Catholicism promoted the individual as the center of existence, whereas humanism promoted God as the center of existence. b. Catholicism ...

Lang Arts
1 What is the purpose of the Egyptian pyramids caption(its a story on pearson Etext called Art Architecture and learning in egypt) A. to introduce a supporting detail B. to state a key idea C. to provide details about an image D. to explain specialized vocabulary 2 Which text ...

Chemistry
How many electron domains are around the central atom ina water ​molecule?

Math
Betty is in the process of opening her own business – a coffee shop in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. With the Grand Opening a month away, she runs the numbers involved in her upfront expenses: $5,400 for local advertising, $2,700 for the security deposit and first month’s ...

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Can someone give me some information so I can answer the question "In what areas of North Africa do the majority of the people live and why?" Please and Thanks

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What natural resource attracted other nations to trade with West and Central Africa beginning around AD 750? A. copper B. silver C. gold** D. salt Which of the following is an example of how people have adapted to the environment of West and Central Africa? A. They do not cut ...

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France lost which of its North African colonies to a violent revolution? A. Algeria *** B. Egypt C. Morocco D. Tunisia What is one major obstacle to development in some African nations? the effectiveness of peacekeeping troops the presence of NGO's lack of stable governments...

Social Studies
Which of the following is a characteristic of Earth's first people? A. They lived in cold places B. They lives far from water sources C. They lived on the Asian continent D. They moved around in search of food** How do people in northern Chad adapt to the lack of arable land ...

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Which of the following is a serious economic problem in North Africa? A. lack of oil resources B. a decline in tourism C. unemployment** D. poor agricultural performance What language unifies much of North Africa? A. English B. French C. Moroccan D. Arabic** In which North ...

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1. In the AD 600s, North Africa was conquered by Egyptians Arab Muslims*** Europeans Africans from south of the Sahara 2. The idea that religion and government should be separate is known as secularism*** democracy communism fascism 3. How does Egypt contribute to the culture ...

Science
1. The Hertzsprung-Russell diagram below shows how the brightness, surface temperature, and color of stars are related.stars would be * 3 points Captionless Image A Barnard’s Star is less bright than the sun, has a surface temperature below 3,800 K, and is red. B Barnard’s...

Science
1. The Hertzsprung-Russell diagram below shows how the brightness, surface temperature, and color of stars are related.stars would be * 3 points Captionless Image A Barnard’s Star is less bright than the sun, has a surface temperature below 3,800 K, and is red. B Barnard’s...

History
Can someone please explain what Alexis de Tocqueville did that affected America and his time period

History
What were Alexis de Tocqueville contribution to his time period and also what contribution did he make to there character of America?

Math
1. In order to collect data on the signal strengths in a neighborhood, Briana must drive from house to house and take readings. She has a graduate student, Henry, to assist her in the task. Briana figures it would take her 12 hours to complete the task if working alone, and ...

physics
Two skaters collide an embrace, in a completely inelastic collision. That is, they stick together after impact. The origin is placed at the point of collision. Alfred, whose mass is 83 kg, is originally moving east with speed 6.2 km/h. Barbara, whose mass is 55 kg, is ...

grade 9 physics
A runner jogs 12km North then turns and runs 16km East three hours

social studies
Which of the following best describes the similarity between emerson's and thoreau's central beliefs? A.They both lectured on the importance of the inner light B.they both believed the human spirit was reflected in nature C.they both considered the rise of cities was harming ...

physics
Two skaters collide an embrace, in a completely inelastic collision. That is, they stick together after impact. The origin is placed at the point of collision. Alfred, whose mass is 83 kg, is originally moving east with speed 6.2 km/h. Barbara, whose mass is 55 kg, is ...

History
Which options accurately describe key events of Peter the Great’s reign? (Select all that apply.) He successfully created a new Russian Senate and created the table of ranks to classify military members he abolished Russias existence, waged war with Sweden, and westernized ...

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 revenue, but Adams wanted ...

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PLZ CHECK!(I Have More Comming and Some have Pictures, So Watch Out For Those...) 1. What was the purpose of Washington’s Neutrality Proclamation? (1 point) • He wanted to remain neutral when defining his policy toward trade with Spain. • He wanted to spell ...

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Use the image to answer the question. 16. In what way does this image relate to Tecumseh’s opinion about the relationship between Native Americans and white settlers? (1 point) • It shows the cultural exchange that Tecumseh supported. • It shows the dependence on whites...

History
Which accurately describes Simón Bolívar’s impact on South America during the 19th century? he led a useful invasion of the Aztec empire in present-day Mexico he led an invasion of the Mayan empire in present-day Peru he led a successful armed revolution against the ...

Social Studies
1. In the AD 600s, North africa was conquered by A. Egyptians B. Arab Muslims C. Europeans D. Africans from south of the Sahara

science
where does energy come from in north carolina

History
1. Why was the presidency of George Washington considered to be so significant? A His actions would define the role of the Supreme Court B His actions would set precedents for all future presidents C His actions would determine the need for a president *** D His actions would ...

Science
Please help check my answers 1. On a weather map, the center of the mid-latitude cyclone is labeled as an area (high/low) __________pressure. 2. On a weather map, a mid-latitude cyclone usually forms between these latitudes: A. 90 degrees and 180 degrees B. 0 degrees and 30 ...

Physics
Artificial gravity. One way to create artificial gravity in a space station is to spin it. If a cylindrical space station 325 m in diameter is to spin about its central axis, at how many revolutions per minute (rpm) must it turn so that the outermost points have an ...

History
Hey, everyone! Do you mind helping me check my history questions for accuracy? Thanks! 1. "Living by Faith" by Charles G. Finny is representative of which of the following movements? a. Revivalism b. Transcendentalism c. Nativism d. Deism My Answer: A 2. The "Year of ...

History
Hello, everybody! Do you guys mind checking over these history questions for me? I'm not sure if they are correct. Any help is appreciated! 1. In which of the following cases did Chief Justice Marshall defend the rights of Native Americans against a fraudulent contract? A. ...

science URGENT!!
The diagram that was given was really confusing. I need help with the following questions: 1)Polar Easterlies in the Northern Hemisphere blow from? a.)west to east b.)east to west c.)north to south d.)south to north 2) Westerlies in the Northern Hemisphere blow from? a.)west ...

History
Which accurately describes exploration events of Sir Francis Drake? drake found a northwest passage to Asia through present-day Canada drake sailed to the new world and founded the colony of Jamestown drake sailed north along the coast of Greenland to find a passage to Asia

History
Which best describes accomplishments of Ferdinand Magellan? he sailed around the southern tip of Africa before reaching Calicut, India. he sailed to the Caribbean islands and pioneered trade between Europe, Africa, and the Americas he sailed around South America before sailing...

History
Which accurately describes the triangular trade? the triangular trade consisted of ships traveling from Spain to France, then to england, and back to Spain to trade goods such as weapons, maps, and works of arts the triangular trade consisting of ships traveling from Great ...

Social Studies
which of the following causes listed on the chart was resolved by the constitution A. A ability of the national government to deal with state issues. B. the violation of the treaty Paris by Britain. C. the process which civil unrest is handled by the central government D. the ...

History
Which accurately describes life events of explorer Francisco Vázquez de Coronado? Coronado was the first explorer to sail around South America and reach the Pacific ocean Coronado led expeditions from Mexico to Kansas to look for the seven golden cities Coronado led ...

History
Which accurately describes the actions of Hernán Cortés during the Age of Discovery? upon arriving in the Americas, Cortes conquered the Mayan empire and gained control of present-day Panama upon arriving in the Americas, Cortes conquered the Aztec empire and gained control ...

Physics
In an experiment conducted using the Young's double-slit apparatus, the separation between the slits is 20 µm. A first-order constructive interference fringe appears at an angle of 2.5o from the zeroth order (central) fringe. A. What wavelength of light is used in the ...

Physic
A force of 10N act on a object making 30 degree angle north of east and another force of 20N act on it along north. Calculate resultant force and it's direction ?

Physics
A - A boy runs 12.7 blocks North, 7.5 blocks Northeast, and 14.4 blocks West. Determine the length of the displacement vector that goes from the starting point to his final position. B - Determine the direction of the displacement vector. Use counterclockwise as the positive ...

Language Arts
write an essay in which you analyze the importance of plot event and characters actions to the development of the story theme. Note that your essay should focus on the theme first and discuss plot and characters in relation to that theme. Review and evaluate a story from the ...

Physics
A - A girl delivering newspapers covers her route by traveling 4 blocks west, 2 blocks north, then 6 blocks east. What is her resultant displacement? Answer in units of blocks. B - What is her direction? Use counterclockwise as the positive angular direction from due east, ...

Physics
Tammy leaves the office, drives 51 km due north, then turns onto a second highway and continues in a direction of 31◦ north of east for 82 km. What is her total displacement from the office? Answer in units of km. At what angle is her displacement? (Consider east to be 0◦ ...

Physics
A novice golfer on the green takes three strokes to sink the ball. The successive displacements are 5.5 m to the north, 5.3 m 45◦ north of east, and 8.6 m 13◦ west of south. Starting at the same initial point, an expert (lucky) golfer could make the hole in a single ...

Physics
A - A boy runs 12.7 blocks North, 7.5 blocks Northeast, and 14.4 blocks West. Determine the length of the displacement vector that goes from the starting point to his final position. B - Determine the direction of the displacement vector. Use counterclockwise as the positive ...

Physics
(a) A hotdog vendor named Sam is walking from the southwest corner of Central park to the Empire State Building. He starts at the intersection of 59th Street and Eighth Avenue, walks 3 blocks east to 59th Street and Fifth Avenue, and then 25 blocks south to the Empire State ...

Math
A solid body consists of a cylinder surmounted by a hemisphere of the same radius. The total length of the body, measured along the central axis of cylinder, is 10cm. If the radius of the hemisphere is xcm,show that the volume vcm^3, of the solid body is given by v=pi x^2/3(30...

Math
A solid body consists of a cylinder surmounted by a hemisphere of the same radius. The total length of the body, measured along the central axis of cylinder, is 10cm. If the radius of the hemisphere is xcm,show that the volume vcm^3, of the solid body is given by v=pi x^2/3(30...

Math
A solid body consists of a cylinder surmounted by a hemisphere of the same radius. The total length of the body, measured along the central axis of cylinder, is 10cm. If the radius of the hemisphere is xcm,show that the volume vcm^3, of the solid body is given by v=pi x^2/3(30...

History
Which best describes the role of mercantilism during the 1600s? european countries wanted to expand their wealth by exporting raw materials from colonies european colonies in the south America grew wealthy by seizing gold from native tribes european colonies in North America ...

History
Which accurately describes the Scramble for Africa of the late 1800s and early 1900s. scramble for Africa was the rapid colonization of Africa by European powers following the abolishment of slavery scramble of Africa was the ghan empire seizing control of gold mines of the ...

Math
Kalibasib runs 12.0 m east and then 28.0 m in a direction 30.0 degrees east of north. How far is Kalibasib from the starting point?

math
Betty is in the process of opening her own business – a coffee shop in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. With the Grand Opening a month away, she runs the numbers involved in her upfront expenses: $5,400 for local advertising, $2,700 for the security deposit and first month’s ...

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

History
During the Colonial Era, the king of Portugal and the king of Spain disputed over lands in Central and South America (1). To solve the dispute, both kings turned to the Catholic Pope to mediate (2). The Pope’s decision was known as the Treaty of Tordesillas (3). The treaty ...

History
Which accurately describes how spices impacted the Age of Discovery? the Japanese declared in the age of isolationism and declared in spices imported from China illegal the papacy banned spices discovered in South America because the church believed they caused hysteria and ...

Texas state history
1. What was a focus of the constitution of 1824? A. Effective economic principles B. State led governments C. Strong, central federal government *** D. Unification of all states 2.which important legislation did erasmo seguin help write? A.treaty of Córdoba B. The ...

History
Which accurately describe events in the life of explorer Sir Walter Raleigh? (Select all that apply.) sir Walt Raleigh was charged with treason and beheaded England king James 1 sir Walt Raleigh led expeditions to South America to look for the fabled gold city of el dorado sir...

algebra
Betty is in the process of opening her own business – a coffee shop in downtown Fargo, North Dakota. With the Grand Opening a month away, she runs the numbers involved in her upfront expenses: $5,400 for local advertising, $2,700 for the security deposit and first month’s ...

Math
A solid body consists of a cylinder surmounted by a hemisphere of the same radius. The total length of the body, measured along the central axis of cylinder, is 10cm. If the radius of the hemisphere is xcm

History
What resulted from European explorers discovering new lands during the Age of Discovery? the indigenous peoples of America transmitted smallpocks to European explorers new foods and resources were brought back to European markets europeans adopted American religions customs ...

History
How did an astrolabe serve European explorers during the Age of Discovery? it was a navigation tool used to determine longitude an latitude by calculating the angle between the horizon and celestial body such as the moon, sun, or a star it was a navigational system whose ...

History
What resulted from European explorers discovering new lands during the Age of Discovery? the indigenous peoples of America transmitted smallpocks to European explorers new foods and resources were brought back to European markets europeans adopted American religions customs ...

History
European countries sought new territory and expanded trade markets during the Age of Exploration (1). In particular, when the Ottoman Empire seized control of Constantinople (modern-day Istanbul, Turkey), it blocked European trade ships traveling to Asia and parts of North ...

ochem
A 74 kg man weighs himself at the north pole and at the equator.By how much?

History
Which option most accurately describes the origins and principles of the humanist philosophy? the humanist philosophy originated in England and spread throughout the British Isles, emphasizing chivalry and a feudal society the humanist philosophy originated in Jerusalem and ...

Physics
One ship, sailing east with a speed of 7.5 m/s, passes a certain point at 8A.Mand a second ship sailing north at the same speed, passed the same point at 9:30 A.M. At What time are they closest together and what is the distance between them then?

physics
an airplane flying north is observed from the ground. it's velocity is 225 m/s north. the pilot who is flying the plane measures a velocity of 250m/s north. what is the velocity of the wind that affects the plane

Wavelength of a light
A single vertical slit of width 24000 nm is located 2.10 m from a screen. The intensity pattern below is observed. The distances on the screen can be measured from the scale. Each tick mark is equal to 1 cm. Intensity is displayed along the y-axis. What is the wavelength of ...

lesson 14: focus on history 7th
1. justinian's code became the back bone of modern europe's 2. in what way did the quran affect the rolde of islamic woman? 3. one great contribution of islamic golden age was 4. the west african trade empires made thier money mainl yby trading ssalt and 5. the bantu-speaking ...

History
Which accurately describe ideological differences between Catholicism and humanism during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) catholicism promoted the individual as the center of existence, whereas humanism promoted god as the center of existence catholicism was the ...

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