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philosophy
Prompt: Identify and address 3 specific arguments from this passage in detail. Do any of the 3 arguments you chose justify how Saudi women live today? Analyze and explain. Consider the following multi-layered counter-argument: We women in Saudi Arabia do not want to be raped ...

Ethics and philosophy
I have to write how Martin Luther King is inspirational, must include: 1. Date of birth,childhood, education, job, family. 2. How are they inspirational? What have they done in their life you admire?

History
How did humanist philosophy affect people’s perceptions during the Renaissance? a. People began to question government and the hereditary rule of monarchs. b. Humanist philosophy caused people to favor superstition over science and reason. c. Humanist philosophy altered ...

History
Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) a. The Middle Ages followed humanist ideals, whereas the Renaissance followed a feudal system with a ...

P E and Sports
What are the branches of philosophy of physical education and sports

social studies
How did Horace Mann contribute to the reform in education? A. His development of books with raised letters aided in the education of the blind B. His educational philosophy led to a new approach in educating the deaf C. His radical call for classroom equality gave African ...

History
Which option best describes events of the Spanish Inquisition? the Spanish inquisitors exiled or executed Roman Catholics in Europe spanish inquisitors executed protestants, Muslims, and jews spanish inquisitors revitalized Roman art, philosophy, and architecture spanish ...

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 ...

History
What were the occupation and beliefs of Petrarch? he was a German monarch who opposed Machiavelli philosophy and exiled him to Florence, Italy he was an Italian scholar and humanist who opposed hereditary monarchies in favor of philosopher-king he was a Spanish politician who ...

History
Which option accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? the middle ages followed a communist system form of government, whereas the renaissance followed a democratic system the ...

History
During the Renaissance, the philosophy of humanism swept through Europe (1). Humanism resulted in advancements in art, science, and education (2). Humanist ideals also mimicked ancient Egyptian government structures (3). Humanists believed in the idea of a spiritual-king ...

History
Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the middle ages followed humanist ideals, whereas as renaissance followed a feudal s system with a ...

History
Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the middle ages followed humanist ideals, whereas as renaissance followed a feudal s system with a ...

History
How did the Renaissance and humanism affect educational opportunities in Europe? (Select all that apply.) the publishing and distribution of books increased during the Renaissance, which made knowledge more widely available libraries sprang up in major population centers ...

History
How did humanist philosophy affect people’s perceptions during the Renaissance? people abandoned agricultural in favor of factories and industry to earn a living people began to question government and hereditary rule of monarchs humanist philosophy altered people in the ...

History
Which accurately describes how humanist philosophy and the Renaissance impacted the social and economic structure of Europe?  peasants revolted against the tyranny imposed by monarchs, resulting in the crusades, which lasted 200 years peasants were no longer bound to the ...

Science check my answers please
1. Convert 4.0 kilometers (km) to meters (m). (1 point) 0.04 m 40 m 400 m 4,000 m (my answer) 2. For his science project, Austin wants to determine if the pH of standing rainwater changes over time. He collects a jar of rainwater and places it indoors in a spot that does not ...

philosophy
Which fallacy is being committed? 1. Since media literacy is a proven tool against crime, it could be used to reform convicted murderers. ANSWER: BEGGING THE QUESTION 2. Certainly there is life after death, since there are people who have lived previous lives and have memories...

PHILOSOPHY
1. The chemical designation for common table salt is sodium chloride (NaCI). Salt is a compound of sodium and chlorine. And since salt is, of course, edible and not at all poisonous, it follows that sodium and chlorine are each edible and not at all poisonous. ANSWER: ...

PHILOSOPHY
Which fallacy is being committed? 1. Since media literacy is a proven tool against crime, it could be used to reform convicted murderers. ANSWER: BEGGING THE QUESTION 2. Certainly there is life after death, since there are people who have lived previous lives and have memories...

Philosophy
Should Ms. Sue be banned from Jiskha for yelling at kids who are only trying to learn?

PHILOSOPHY
1. Some years ago, after not having seen my best friend from Duckwood High School for several years, we met for lunch and were surprised to find that our clothes and hairstyles were the same! The only possible explanation for this is that we both went to Duckwood High. Answer...

philosophy
1. Most HIV patients are young. Thus youth causes HIV. ANSWER APPEAL TO IGNORANCE 2. There is no extraterrestrial life. After all, no one has ever found observable data to support the claim that such life exists. ANSWER: APPEAL TO IGNORANCE 3. The attorneys for the prosecution...

PHILOSOPHY
1. Some regular churchgoers believe that taxpayers' dollars should not be used to fund laboratories that carry out tests on animals for medical research. Hence, it is wrong to go on spending taxpayers' dollars for that purpose. Answer: False Cause 2. Yogi Berra, an Italian ...

PHILOSOPHY
Determine if enumerative induction, analogy, casual, statistical syllogism. 1. People who drink a warm glass of milk before bed always sleep well. Therefore, drinking a warm glass of milk before bed will help a person sleep well. Answer: Analogy 2. Infants like baby talk. This...

philosophy
Determine if the following arguments are propositional or categorical. 1. Doctors are exposed to agents that cause ailments. Jane is a doctor. Hence, she is exposed to agents that cause ailments. answer:propositional 2.All carrots are vegetables full of vitamin A. All ...

philosophy
determine if deductive or inductive 1. Some mothers are married. Gwen is a mother. Therefore, she is married. answer: inductive 2. Lady Gaga has no problems. She is a famous singer, and no famous singer has problems answer: inductive 3. Some Texans are tall. Billy Bob is a ...

philosophy
instructions state if deductive or inductive 1. No bankers are jokers. Harriet is a banker. Therefore, she is not a joker. answer: deductive 2. Soledad O'Brien is either a TV news anchor or a newspaper reporter. Since she is not a newspaper reporter, it follows that she is a ...

PHILOSOPHY
Make a premise statements to support the following conclusion: 1. The legal age should be lowered. Answers: They can drink in a controlled environment. Teenagers are driving cars at 18. They are allowed to marry at 18(in some jurisdictions. They get people of age to buy ...

philosophy
Determine if these arguments are strong, weak or failed 1. Pierre is French. Therefore, he is European. Answer:weak

Philosophy
Isaac Newton was one of the greatest physicists of all time. (After all,) he was the discoverer of the law of gravity. My answer: in the parenthesis is a premise indicator

philosophy
The French minister of culture has announced that France will not restrict American movies. Assuming that film critics are right in questioning the overall quality of American movies, it follows that (French movie theaters will soon feature movies of questionable quality) The ...

Philosophy
In what way are usufruct rights similar to John Locke's concept of private property? A. In order to establish a right to private property one must mix one's labor with property held in common B. usufruct rights are in no way similar to Locke's concept of private property C. ...

politics
The appointment of Justice Sonia Sotomayor by President Obama is an example of: A. a Democratic president appointing a liberal justice. B. a Democratic president appointing a moderate justice. C. the desire of President Obama to move the Supreme Court in a more conservative ...

Social Studies
1. How did Horace Mann contribute to the reform in education? A.His development of books with raised letters aided in the education of the blind. B. His educational philosophy led to a new approach to educating the deaf. C. His radical call for classroom equality gave African ...

Language Arts
horeau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...

Language Arts
civil Disobedience Part 2: Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, ...

Philosophy
How does the human form and body distinguish human nature from that of other animals? How is this revealed in human eating, in the form of taste and omnivorousness? How does human omnivorousness imply that the human is possibly the best and the worst animal?

philosophy-critical thinking
Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. is this unacceptable by testimony?

philosophy-critical thinking
Read statements (a) through (d) and identify any statement(s) that is irrelevant to the claim. (a) It is unfair to expect victims to bear the cost of someone else’s negligence. (b) Costs to victims arise as a result of the action of the drunk driver. (c) A policy of ...

philosophy
1.Only claims that can be objectively verified can be trusted. 2.Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. 1. unacceptable; problems in language 2. acceptable by testimony I just want to confirm if these answers are right.

philosophy
1.Only claims that can be objectively verified can be trusted. 2.Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. 3. So the existence of ghosts is likely to be true. 1. acceptable by observation 2. acceptable by testimony 3. unacceptable by testimony I was asked to state the ...

Philosophy
1. For each of the following underlined statements identify any vagueness, semantic ambiguity or syntactic ambiguity in the statement. If the statement is vague, explain why. If the statement is ambiguous, provide at least two alternative interpretations of the statement that ...

Creating High-Quality Centers
The reading center needs to represent a variety of cultures. Which of the following teachers' responses reflects the philosophy found in your textbook? A. "I choose books that represent the cultures that are in my community. We live in a community with many American Indians, ...

Philosophy check my answers
determiine the following passages with the fallacy committed. 1. The world was either created in chaos or by God. There's evidence of order in the world so God must exist. 2. The government has no right to force me to pay the new tax. They have the right to govern over those ...

Philosophy
Question (I): Is there any sense in which it can be said truthfully that this or that member of the cast does in fact transcend some other member? Or are the ten no more or less than as described, a cast of characters, and therefore no judgment of transcending superiority or ...

Philosophy
Moreover, how does Plato account for adding new living souls to the human population?

Philosophy
3. If the two opposite processes did not balance each other out, everything would eventually be in the same state: for example, if increase did not balance out decrease, everything would keep becoming smaller and smaller (72b). Does the principle about balance in (3), for ...

art
this chinese painting shows a man seated in a pavilion. what taoist and buddhist philosophy is the artist communicating by placing the man in the wilderness location?

Philosophy
1.What is Pascal's Wager? A.A bet that one cannot lose B.An argument for probability theory C.An argument for the existence of God D.An argument for why you should believe in God E.None of the above 2.Who was Pascal? A.A painter B.A bishop C.A mathematician D.None of the above...

Philosophy
What does Socrates argue that death is, and why do true philosophers welcome it?

Philosophy
Here are a few questions, please check my answers below. 1. 1. Married men live longer than unmarried men. 2. Single men form the demographic with the highest longevity. What is the correct relationship between statements 1 and 2? Select one: a. 1 is positively relevant to 2 b...

Philosophy
Thesis of chapter 4 and 5 of on human nature by Edward o. Wilson

American government
1) If angels were to govern men. neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessarywhich of the following supports Madison's belief that internal and external controls on government are necessary?A) the black lives matter movement encourages protests ...

American Government
I am having difficulty completing the following essay questions..... Explain the purpose of THE FEDERALIST PAPERS and their effect on American founding documents. What are standing committees in Congress? What duties and functions do they perform? Include examples from the ...

Social Studies, Civil War
Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...

Society and Culture before the Civil War SS
Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...

philosophy
Does one ever truly find happiness?

Psychology Final Exam
Check my answers? Thank you, in advance! 1. When we learn to understand the mind and feelings, we can also learn to ________ and _________ behavior. (1 point) predict and control********* understand and explain eliminate and forget explain and describe 2. Phrenology is based ...

Philosophy
There are a variety of major distinctions that people always use to describe the Plato's Republic section we have read. The distinctions are: -The appearances vs.reality, -One vs. the many, - Forms/ideals vs. physical objects. After doing the reading, describe how you ...

History
7. Which philosophy did Tang rulers apply to govern their empire? A. Buddhism B. Confucianism C. Daoism D. Hinduism I think the answer is D. but Im not sure.

american goverment check answers
9. What criteria might a judge who abides by a philosophy of judicial restraint use to decide a case? (1 point) The judge would consider previous court decisions on the topic but ultimately consider the current circumstances and changes in society. The judge would not consider...

Philosophy
Section I: Answer the questions below about this brief passage: During the nineteenth century, many women died from what was then called “childbed fever”. A Viennese physician, Ignaz Semmelweis, concluded (diagnosed) that the cause of this disease was a “germ” ...

Philosophy
Each of the underlined premises can be taken as an unacceptable premise in an argument. In each case, identify the condition of premise unacceptability Premise: Most people dislike quitters Conclusion: Therefore, I shouldn’t quit smoking I`m having trouble with this question...

Philosophy
john will other score 10/10 on the assignment or he will not This claim is acceptable by observation, could we also say that it is unacceptable by problems in language (vagueness). Or is there any other way it is unacceptable

Philosophy
We may observe, that there is no species of reasoning more common, more useful, and even necessary to human life, than that which is derived from the testimony of men, and the reports of eye-witnesses and spectators. This species of reasoning, perhaps, one may deny to be ...

History of Technology
In developed countries, technological advances are most closely related to: A. cultural philosophy. B. warfare. C. applied science. D. theoretical science. Ans : D

Core World History
1. Choose EITHER Buddhism OR Confucianism and describe its origin, major principles, and how it affected existing laws, social practices, or culture. Also describe whether and how the religion/philosophy influenced other societies. I don't know how to answer this question. ...

History
All day long and in all places I am always fastening upon you, stirring you and persuading you and reproaching you. You will not easily find another like me. Use the passage to answer the question. 1. In the passage, what Greek philosopher describes his own method of seeking ...

History
lesson 3 unit 5 ancient civilization in china 1. Which of the following is one of the notable achievements of early China? (1 point) A. a complex system of writing************** B. a single spoken language C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty...

world history
lesson 3 unit 5 ancient civilization in china 1. Which of the following is one of the notable achievements of early China? (1 point) A. a complex system of writing************** B. a single spoken language C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty...

Please help do by 10:00 Science
1. Convert 4.0 kilometers (km) to meters (m). (1 point) 0.04 m 40 m 400 m 4,000 m 2. For his science project, Austin wants to determine if the pH of standing rainwater changes over time. He collects a jar of rainwater and places it indoors in a spot that does not receive a lot...

Philosophy
Society is indeed a contract

biology
Which of the following is the definition of ecology? -the social movement with a goal to protect the environment -the recycling of human-made materials to reduce the waste going into landfills -the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their ...

Science
Which of the following questions is outside the scope of science? a. how are religion and philosophy different b.what is the diet of an american alligator c. how do humans digest protein d. how does gravity affect an airplane's motion

US History - need answer ASAP
For a report i'm doing i need the following two: The political, social, and economic issues of Calvin Coolidge's philosophy & programs during his time in office; and the causes and effects of his programs on the US. i don't necessarily need the answer (tho i would appreciate ...

U.S. History (Check!)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

U.S. History (Check)(REED)
1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...

CHECK my world history answers
sorry for posting twice but i really would appreciate if someone could check my answers? 1 star* at the end of questions and multiple stars**** at the end of my answer 2. This group, founded by Reverend Jerry Falwell in 1979, was a political organization working to fulfill ...

English
Which of these values relates most closely to the element of “playing together” in Dean Smith's philosophy? A. determination B. trust C. courage D. mastery of fundamentals B?

U.S. History (Check!)
1. What was the philosophy Massive Retaliation held by Eisenhower? How did that philosophy lead to an arms race with the Soviet Union? A: Massive Retaliation was an idea that you would threaten to use nuclear weapons if a Communist state tried to seize territory by force. In ...

U.S. History (REED) (Check)
1. What was the philosophy Massive Retaliation held by Eisenhower? How did that philosophy lead to an arms race with the Soviet Union? A: Massive Retaliation was an idea that you would threaten to use nuclear weapons if a Communist state tried to seize territory by force. In ...

World History HELP
The Roman Empire has a rich cultural heritage that is worthy of passing along. Which of these is an example of this? Many people read Cicero's writings and speeches well into the 1800s. The writings of Seneca reflect his interest in Greek Stoic philosophy. Conquered peoples ...

philosophy
Why are philosophical questions not answered with facts?

philosophy
Of the ethical theories kantian, utilitarian and virtue which approach do you think is best for deciding tough ethical issue?

Social Studies (Reed)(Check)
What was the difference between Roosevelt’s philosophy about the role of government in the depression and Hoover and republican’s philosophy about the role of government in the depression? How did they differ on how to help people? A: The difference between Roosevelt’s ...

Social studies
1.greece's economy prospered thanks to? A. the arts B. philosophy C. trade (MY ANSWER) D. Architecture 2.Nation-building began in europe as a result of war and the? A.end of muslim rule. B.growth of cities. (MY ANSWER) C.black death D.magna carta

philosophy 1290
2. In 2004 Z is having a conversation with his friend X and X’s wife Y. Y is a U.S. citizen and a ‘Bushy’ (a supporter of George W. Bush). She is planning on voting for Bush in the upcoming presidential election. Z and X (both are Canadian citizens, not Americans; one ...

English
I thought it was C for this Victor Frankenstein recounts the influences that lead to his great experiment: I feel exquisite pleasure in dwelling on the recollections of childhood, before misfortune had tainted my mind and changed its bright visions of extensive usefulness ...

philosophy( symbloic logic)
P, Q, R = 1 x, Y, Z = 0 _____ 1) ~(x.y) V (R.Q)

Philosophy
Does "identical" mean SameShape or SameSize in Tarski's World?

Philosophy
exercise 5.8 write an informal proof of Premises: LeftOf(a,b) | RightOf(a,b) BackOf(a,b) | ~Leftof(a,b) FrontOf(b,a) | ~RightOf(a,b) SameCol(c,a) & SameRow(c,b) conclusion BackOf(a,b) State if you use proof by cases.

Foundations 06042400
1. When a manager performs symbolic duties as the head of an organization, that manager is called a A. spokesperson. C. leader. B. figurehead. D. liaison. 2. What is one characteristic of the Industrial Revolution in America? A. The farming society grew to greater numbers. B. ...

S.s
What was the New south philosophy

Art
During which time period were artists keenly interested in using the golden ratio in their paintings? A.Baroque Period B.Oriental Period C.Futuristic Period D.Renaissance Period •• When the Greeks built the Parthenon its dimensions nearly matched the golden ratio which is ...

Art PLZZZ CORRECT ME!!!!
Blue mountains rise in the distance while a small cottage sits amidst rocks and trees. Blue and Green Landscape by Shi Jui The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore 1.This Chinese painting is composed tall cliffs in the background and a small building with trees in the foreground. ...

World History
Which statement supports the claim that the political philosophy of John Locke was as revolutionary as the scientific revolution of Copernicus? *****a. Just as Copernicus replaced the Earth with the Sun at the center of the solar system, Locke replaced the individual with the ...

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