# SkatingDJ

Newest questions and responses by SkatingDJ-
## English

On a Works Cited page, which of the following should be in italics? title of a book title of a webpage title of a short story title of a newspaper article I'm thinking book but I'm not sure:/

*asked on June 3, 2016* -
## English

How is Zaroff’s defeat in “The Most Dangerous Game” caused by his own arrogance? A) He is tricked by Rainsford. B) Zaroff is wounded by Rainsford’s trap. C) He lets Rainsford go to prolong the hunt. D) He watched Rainsford jump into the sea. I'm

*asked on June 2, 2016* -
## Biology

Why do you think biologists use both the embryological development and the adult body plans to classify an animal? My answer: Biologists use both because there are many different phyla in the adult body plans. The embryological development help

*asked on May 11, 2016* -
## English

For questions 6–10, write the label I for incorrect if the sentence is missing one or more apostrophes. If the sentence is correct, write the label C for correct. 6. Have you ever tried to read documents from early America? 7. Many times the ss look like

*asked on May 7, 2016* -
## Math?

What is the lateral area of the rectangular prism round the answer to the nearest whole number. assume the 5 m x 7 m rectangles on the left and right are the bases. Length = 16. 230 m^2 294 m^2 384 m^2 454 m^2 Please help!? I am so lost...

*asked on May 6, 2016* -
## Math

Sketch the region enclosed by the lines x=0 x=6 y=2 and y=6. Identify the vertices of the region. Revolve the region around the y-axis. Identify the solid formed by the revolution calculate the volume of the solid. Leave the answer in terms of pi. I always

*asked on May 6, 2016* -
## Math

What is the lateral area of a regular pentagonal pyramid that has a slant height of 18 in. and a base side length of 9 in.? 405 in.^2 810 in.^2 81 in.^2 162 in.^2 I don't know how to do this:/ Please help?

*asked on May 6, 2016* -
## Math

Suppose you have two similar rectangular prisms. The volume of the smaller rectangular prism is 343 in^3 and the volume of the larger rectangular prism is 1,000 in^3. What is the scale factor of the smaller figure to the larger figure? 3:5 1:3 7:10 18:25 I

*asked on May 6, 2016* -
## Math

Determine whether the two figures are similar. If so, give the scale factor of the smaller figure to the larger figure. Smaller figure: Length: 11 Width: 7 Height: 7 Larger figure: Length: 33 Width: 28 Height: 14 yes; 1:2 yes; 1:7 yes; 1:3 no I see a

*asked on May 2, 2016* -
## Geometry

The volumes of two similar figures are given. The surface area of the smaller figure is given. Find the surface area of the larger figure. Smaller figure: V = 2 yd^3 SA = 13 yd^2 Larger figure: V = 250 yd^3 SA = ??? Please help? Thanks

*asked on May 2, 2016* -
## Geometry

Which is greater, the total volume of three spheres, each of which has a diameter 5 in., the volume of one sphere that has a diameter 8 in., or the volume of a hemisphere with a diameter of 10 in.? a) The volume of three spheres, each with a diameter of 5

*asked on May 2, 2016* -
## English (check my answers)

4. The blades on a pair of ice skates (is, are) called runners. (1 point) A. is B. are*** 5. The runners on the earliest ice skates (was, were) probably made of bone. (1 point) A. was B. were*** 6. The original purpose of ice skates (was, were) for travel.

*asked on April 25, 2016* -
## Geometry

What is the lateral surface area of the prism? Rectangular prism Length: 17.2 Width: 3 Height: 5.5 283.8 m^2 292.4 m^2 325.4 m^2 407 m^2 I already found the surface area (325.4 m^2) and I'm using the formula for lateral surface area 2lh + 2wh... but I keep

*asked on April 21, 2016* -
## Geometry

A park in a subdivision is triangular shaped. Two adjacent sides of the park are 487 feet and 465 feet. The angle between the sides is 49 degrees. To the nearest unit, what is the area of the park is square yards? 9,495 square yards 16,508 square yards

*asked on April 21, 2016* -
## Biology

I was asked to do a question about Ethylene gas and its effect on plants. One of my classmates said that plants cannot produce fruit and seeds without the gas... I know ethylene helps ripen and quicken the speed of the fruit/seeds, but can't the plant do

*asked on April 13, 2016* -
## Geometry

ABGF is a square with half the perimeter of square ACDE. GD = 4 in. Find the area of the shaded region. The shaded area is FGBCDE. I kinda know what needs to happen, but I'm lost and confused on the steps to get there:/ Step by step would be most helpful:)

*asked on April 12, 2016* -
## Biology

1. In a plant’s stem, the vascular tissue (1 point) is always arranged in rings of vascular bundles. is continuous from the roots to the leaves.*** carriest nutrients up the stem but not down. plays a role in photosynthesis and storage. 2. Many cacti,

*asked on April 10, 2016* -
## Biology

What would happen to other organisms if prokaryotes did not recycle nutrients? Please help, I just need a couple of sentences so I can understand what it means:/ Thanks

*asked on April 9, 2016* -
## Biology

If plants need oxygen for cellular respiration, then why do plants release oxygen into the atmosphere? More oxygen is produced during photosynthesis than the plant needs for cellular respiration, so the plant needs to release the extra oxygen. Plants need

*asked on April 8, 2016* -
## Geometry

Regular pentagons A and B are similar. The apothem of Pentagon A equals the radius of Pentagon B. Compare the areas. The area of Pentagon A is equal to 1.49 times the area of Pentagon B. The area of Pentagon B is equal to 1.49 times the area of Pentagon A.

*asked on April 7, 2016* -
## Geometry

Find the area of a hexagon with the indicated apothem: 6 sqr root 3 108 sqr root 3 in.^2 432 sqr root 3 in.^2 96 sqr root 3 in.^2 216 sqr root 3 in.^2 Last question, don't know. Please help? Thanks

*asked on April 6, 2016* -
## Geometry

The area of a triangle is 96. If the base of a triangle is tripled and the height is reduced to one-third its original length, what is the new area? 3 1/3 9 The area would not change I'm stumped:/ Please help? Thanks

*asked on April 6, 2016* -
## Geometry

I have to find the area of a triangle. The base is 22 The height is 11 square root 3... for this, it was 19.052... I rounded that to just 19. Was this okay??? I then get 418, divided by 2, and got 209 as the area. Was it accurate that I rounded that

*asked on April 5, 2016* -
## Geometry

A farmer is estimating the surface area of his barn to find how much paint he needs to buy. One part of the barn is triangular as shown. The base of the triangle is 22 meters long Both angles on either side connecting the base to each leg is 30 degrees.

*asked on April 5, 2016* -
## Geometry

A piece of art is in the shape of an equilateral triangle with sides of 21 in. What is the area of the piece of art to the nearest tenth? 311.8 in.^2 381.9 in.^2 155.9 in.^2 191.0 in.^2 Please help?

*asked on April 5, 2016* -
## Biology

Why might it be difficult to classify some molds as unicellular or multicellular? I'm really confused:/ Can somebody please explain this?

*asked on March 30, 2016* -
## Biology

In the classification of eukaryotes, protsists were once placed in a single kingdom. Briefly evaluate whether this classification system is accurate. Why might it be difficult to classify some slime molds as unicellular or multicellular? I know the first

*asked on March 30, 2016* -
## Geometry

A plane is located at C on the diagram. There are two towers located at A and B. The distance between the towers is 7,600 feet, and the angles of elevation are given. a. Find BC, the distance from Tower 2 to the plane, to the nearest foot. b. Find CD, the

*asked on March 26, 2016* -
## Geometry

There is a flagpole in the school parking lot. Which of the following is true about the angle of depression from the top of the flagpole to the parking lot, and the angle of elevation from the parking lot to the top of the flagpole? Choose two of the

*asked on March 24, 2016* -
## Geometry

Find the value of x. Round to the nearest tenth of a unit. A right triangle. The hypotenuse is 580 yards. The opposite leg (not the base) is x. The exterior degree on the top of the triangle is 27. 263.3 yd 295.5 yd 516.8 yd 1,277.6 yd

*asked on March 24, 2016* -
## Geometry

We know from historical records that the Great Pyramid of Giza was originally about 147 m tall. Assuming it was built with its faces at 52 degree inclines, what was the original length of one side of its base? Round your answer to the nearest meter. 91 m

*asked on March 23, 2016* -
## Geometry

If a/4 = b/7, what is the value of a/b? Can somebody guide me through a step by step please? I know it's cross multiplication, I just want to make sure I know what I'm doing since I'm a little confused with this one.

*asked on March 18, 2016* -
## Geometry

Which of the following is equivalent to e+f/a-d = b/a a(e+f) = b(a-d) a+f/a-d = b/a ae+f = ab-d b(e+f) = a(a-d) I don't know how to do this:/ Some guidance would be great:)

*asked on March 17, 2016* -
## Geometry

Find the value of x. There is two lines, they are not parallel. In between (connected) those two lines is a shape. A trapezoid by the looks of it. It is wide at the bottom and thin at the top. There are equations outside of the shape, so external angles.

*asked on March 16, 2016* -
## English

Which of the choices below is one of the themes of Romeo and Juliet? Love conquers hate Love must follow law Love can change fate I'm going to go with c, but I'm not sure. Thanks

*asked on March 15, 2016* -
## English

Where is Romeo in act IV of Romeo and Juliet? He is hiding in Friar Lawrence's cell. He is in exile in Mantua. He is in exile in Verona. I don't know:/

*asked on March 10, 2016* -
## English

1. When did William Shakespeare live? in the late 1400s and early 1500s in the late 1500s and early 1600s*** in the late 1600s and early 1700s I think this is the answer, but I've also seen others put down C... I'm not sure. Please help? Thanks

*asked on February 28, 2016* -
## English

How does Margaret Atwood draw on source material in The Penelopiad? A: She tells The Odyssey from the view of Penelope's maids B: She tells The Odyssey from the view of a more modern woman C: She reveals Odysseus' true feelings about the events in the

*asked on February 27, 2016* -
## Biology - Please check?

How does artificial selection differ from natural selection? (Free response) Here is what I wrote: While both of these selections have to do with breeding, artificial selection (same as selective breeding) is where either plants or animals are

*asked on February 24, 2016* -
## Math

Each of the following statements describes a quadrilateral. Which of the quadrilaterals are NOT parallelograms? Choose three. 1: The diagonals are congruent, but the quadrilateral has no right angles. 2: Two consecutive sides are congruent, but the figure

*asked on February 3, 2016* -
## Biology

Which parts of Lamarck's theory of evolution are no longer supported today? Choose two of the following. - Organisms change over time - Traits acquired during an organism's lifetime can be passed down to its offspring - War, famine, and disease help keep

*asked on February 3, 2016* -
## English

Identify the part of the speech for the underlined word. Mr. Manson is running for the senate this fall. ("is" is the underlines word) action verb helping verb linking verb none of the above Is "is" a helping verb or a linking verb? I'm stuck between the

*asked on January 18, 2016* -
## English

Which best describes the setting of Maya Angelou’s autobiography "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings?" a nineteenth-century plantation a large, segregated city in the 1920s a small Southern town in the 1940s*** a household torn by conflict in the 1960s Is

*asked on January 18, 2016* -
## Math

Given triangle ABC with A(-3, 2), B(-1, -4), and C(4, 1), write the equation for the line containing altitude line AR in standard form. A. x - y = 1 B. x + y = -1 C. x + y = 1 D. x - y = -1 I can't figure this out at all. It's been confusing me for a long

*asked on January 14, 2016* -
## Math

In an isosceles triangle, the perimeter is 8 more than 2 times on of the legs. If the perimeter is 28 in, find the length of the base. A. 16 in B. 18 in C. 10 in D. 8 in Given triangle ABC with A(-3, 2), B(-1, -4), and C(4, 1), write the equation for the

*asked on January 14, 2016* -
## Geometry

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 17, 8, and n. Which of the following must be true? A. 9 < n < 25 B. n > or equal to 25 C. n < 9 D. 9 < or equal to n < or equal to 25 At first I thought it was B, then I thought it was A or D... is it A? Please

*asked on January 14, 2016* -
## Geometry

Given triangle GHI with G(4, -3), H(-4, 2), and I(2, 4), find the perpendicular bisector of line HI in standard form. Please help? Thanks

*asked on January 13, 2016* -
## Geometry 1 question

Find the distance between the points C(0, 0) and D(8, 3). 8.3 11 square root of 73 square root of 55 Really don't know. Please help! Thanks

*asked on January 12, 2016* -
## Biology

Two purple flowers (Bb) are bred with each other in the same garden. What are the odds that red (BB) and blue (bb) flowers will occur in the second generation? A. 50% red flowers; 50% blue flowers B. 25% red flowers; 75% blue flowers C. 75% red flowers;

*asked on January 8, 2016* -
## Biology

3. One different between a point mutation and a chromosomal mutation is that A. A point mutation affects the DNA of more genes than a chromosomal mutation B. A point mutation can involve a insertion or deletion, but cannot result in a frameshift C. A

*asked on January 4, 2016* -
## Geometry

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 3x, 5x – 12, and x + 20. Find the value of x so that the triangle is isosceles. Can somebody show me a step-by-step process of how to get the answer(s) please? I need it:) I also saw that x could = 8, 10, and 6.

*asked on December 8, 2015* -
## Geometry - Proofs

Given : ABCE is a rectangle. D is the midpoint of CE. Prove : AD is congruent to BD . Statements || Reasons 1. ABCE is a rectangle. D is the midpoint of CE . || 1. Given 2.

*asked on December 3, 2015* -
## English - The Red Badge of Courage

Which line from The Red Badge of Courage most clearly supports the theme of courage as Henry would define it at the end of the novel? A. "And there were iron jaws of tradition and law on four sides. I was in a moving box." B. "His busy mind has drawn for

*asked on November 30, 2015* -
## Geometry

Find the length of a segment that has endpoints h(2, -3) and j(12, 7) 20 10 square root 2 4 square root 2 40 Please help? Thx

*asked on November 25, 2015* -
## Geometry

A(-3,3) ---> A' is a glide reflection where the translation is (x,y) (x+5,y), and the line of reflection is y=1. What are the coordinates of A'? (2,-3) (-3,5) (5,1) (2,5) ---> is an arrow. I am not good on glide reflections and I'm very stuck on this one:(

*asked on November 25, 2015* -
## Geometry

A dilation has center (0, 0, 0). Find the image of the point (-1, -2, 0) for the scale factor of 3. Please help? Thanks

*asked on November 25, 2015* -
## Geometry 1 question

A(-3,3) ---> A' is a glide reflection where the translation is (x,y) (x+5,y), and the line of reflection is y=1. What are the coordinates of A'? (2,-3) (-3,5) (5,1) (2,5) ---> is an arrow. I am not good on glide reflections and I'm very stuck on this one:(

*asked on November 25, 2015* -
## Geometry

A triangle is reflected across line L and then across line m. If the lines intersect, what kind of isometry is this composition of reflections? translation rotation reflection glide reflection*****? After a glide reflection, the point x is mapped to the

*asked on November 18, 2015* -
## Geometry 1 question

A triangle is reflected across line L and then across line m. If the lines intersect, what kind of isometry is this composition of reflections? translation rotation reflection glide reflection Is it glide reflection? The question is a little confusing.

*asked on November 18, 2015* -
## Geometry 1 question

Find the image of O(-2, -1) after two reflections, first across the line y = -5 and then across the line x = 1. (-2, -1) (-1, -6) (4, -9) (1, -5) I am very confused, no idea what this means. Please help? Thanks

*asked on November 17, 2015* -
## Personification

Identify which of the following sentences contains personification. The insects were making rhythmical noises. Pine needles were a gentle brown carpet. Trees, confronting him, stretched out their arms and forbade him to pass. Is it C? Please help, thanks

*asked on November 5, 2015* -
## English - The Red Badge of Courage

In The Red Badge of Courage, when Henry wakes up in camp the day after fighting, why does he first think he is in a charnel place? The sleeping men around him look dead. The smoke from the campfire smells like burning meat. The noise from the front and the

*asked on November 4, 2015* -
## English - The Red Badge of Courage

1.Why did the youth enlist? (1 point) He was eager to join the war.***** He was drafted. He wanted to avenge the death of his friend. 2. From what point of view is the story told? (1 point) first-person point of view third-person limited point of view*****

*asked on November 4, 2015* -
## Biology

Which of the following is a NOT function of a vacuole? packing of materials transport of materials storage of materials breakdown of materials I'm confused. I know that vacuoles store materials, in other words, C is not correct since it's true. But the

*asked on November 3, 2015* -
## English

14. The soldiers are issued (infrared) goggles to help them see in the dark. A. outside visible spectrum B. creating light by radiating heat C. emitting light by creating water vapor D. producing light by adding electrons to a glowing material I'm stuck

*asked on October 27, 2015* -
## Geometry

A right triangle has exterior angles at each of its acute angles with measures in the ratio 13:14. Find the measure of the smallest interior angle of the triangle. 40 (degrees) 50 (degrees) 130 (degrees) 140 (degrees) Please help? Thanks

*asked on October 21, 2015* -
## English

"My Brother's Keeper" by Jay Bennett The author of “My Brother’s Keeper” emphasizes Jamie’s conflict by describing the car accident in detail. detailing Jamie’s physical appearance and good grades. flashing back to earlier events with his brother

*asked on October 18, 2015* -
## Geometry 1 question

Use the truth table to test the validity of the following argument. If you play varsity sports, then you are dismissed from school an hour early. You are dismissed from school an hour early. Therefore, you are a varsity athlete. valid invalid Sorry about

*asked on October 13, 2015* -
## Geometry

Name the Property of Equality that justifies this statement: x = x Reflexive Property Symmetric Property Transitive Property Substitution Property Use the truth table to test the validity of the following argument. If you play varsity sports, then you are

*asked on October 13, 2015* -
## Geometry

What is a counterexample of the following conjecture? Conjecture: Any number that is divisible by 3 is also divisible by 6 36 27 23 18 Is it C, 23? A little confused:p Please help? Thanks

*asked on October 12, 2015* -
## Geometry

*asked on October 11, 2015* -
## Geometry

Which of the following angles lands in quadrant IV when placed in standard position? 265 degrees -280 degrees -5 degrees 135 degrees I know what IV quadrant means, but I don't get which one it is in degrees :/ Please help? Thanks

*asked on October 7, 2015* -
## Geography

Construction of the Aswan High Dam did not provide the Nubian people with the predicted agricultural benefits. forced the Nubian people to relocate from their traditional homelands. provided the Nubian people with water for their traditional homelands.

*asked on October 6, 2015* -
## Biology

What is true of the energy that is passed from one trophic level to the next in a food chain? A)About 10% of the energy passed from one level to the next is released as heat. B)About 10% of the stored energy of one level becomes stored energy at the next

*asked on October 1, 2015* -
## English

Identify the preposition. In spite of its popularity, the Pony Express lasted only 18 months. I'm stuck on this one:/ Please help.

*asked on September 29, 2015* -
## English

Identify three adjectives in the sentence below. "When I cut my right hand on the broken glass, I searched high and low for some pain-killing medicine." a. right, glass, some b. right, broken, pain-killing c. my, right, hand Is the answer b?

*asked on September 26, 2015* -
## Geometry

Points A (-10,-6) and B (6,2) are the endpoints of AB. What are the coordinates of point C on AB such that AC is 3/4 the length of AB? a. (0,-1) b. (2,0) c. (-2,-2) d. (4,1)

*asked on September 24, 2015* -
## Geometry

The diameter of circle Z is 5 in. What is its area in terms of pi? 2.5pi squared 5pi squared 6.25pi squared 25pi squared Please help! I can't figure this out:(

*asked on September 24, 2015* -
## Geometry

The endpoints of the diameter of a circle are at (1, 2) and (7, -6). What is the circumference of the circle, to the nearest tenth of a unit? 15.7 31.4 62.8 78.5 Please help?

*asked on September 23, 2015* -
## Geometry

Find the measure of an angle if its measure is 26 degrees more than 3 times its complement. 16 141 74 42 Trying to figure it out but can't. Please help?

*asked on September 16, 2015* -
## Biology

Based on Figure 2-4, what is the mass number of carbon? It says on the table (2-4) that carbon has 6 neutrons and 6 atomic number How do I solve this? Please help!

*asked on September 14, 2015* -
## Biology

Which of the following properties of water would be most important in protecting a fish in a shallow pond on a hot summer day? the low density of water in the solid phase water’s strong forces of adhesion water’s high specific heat water’s solvent

*asked on September 9, 2015* -
## Biology

Justify why it is important to scientists to have a universal system of measurements. What does this mean? Can someone help explain it to me? I'm doing some research but I'm still confused. Please help? Thanks

*asked on September 3, 2015* -
## Algebra

You want to determine the average number of songs people keep on their MP3 players. You want to collect data from a random sample of at least 300. Which of these would be the most valid method of collecting data? a. Survey students coming in and out of

*asked on June 7, 2015* -
## Algebra

You have the numbers 1-25 written on slips of paper. If you choose a slip at random, what is the probability that you will select a number that is divisible by 4? 1/5 6/25***? 4/25 2/3 You have the numbers 1-24 written on slips of paper. If you choose a

*asked on June 7, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

Multiply. (k+3)/(4k-2)*(12k^2+2k-4) a. 3(k+3)/3k+2 b. 3(k+3)(2k-1)/2 c. (k+3)(3k+2)*** d. (3k+1)(2k+3) Please help? Thanks

*asked on May 31, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

The width, w, of a rectangular playground is x + 3. The area of the garden is x^3 - 7x + 6. What is an expression for the length of the playground? a.) x^2 - 3x + 2 b.) x^2 + 3x - 2 c.) x^2 + 3x + 2 d.) x^2 - 3x - 2 Is it b???

*asked on May 31, 2015* -
## LA - 1 question

From the book The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde Which sentence from the passage provides the best expression of the theme? A."It's perfectly easy to be cynical. " B. "... once a week is quite enough to dine with one's own relations." C." The

*asked on May 29, 2015* -
## LA - 2 questions

Which of the following is the most useful question to ask when analyzing causes and effects in a literary work? How are these two events related? What is the central theme of the work? What happens to the main characters? How will the readers most likely

*asked on May 27, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

Multiply x+2/5x-15 * (10x^2 - 25x - 15) A. (2x+1)/5(x-3) B. (2x+1)(x-3)/5 C. (10x+5)(x+2) D. (x+2)(2x+1) I get a different answer...pls help? Thx

*asked on May 23, 2015* -
## algebra

Suppose y varies inversely with x. Write an equation for the inverse variation. y = 4 when x = 2.5 y = 5 when x = -5 Pls help!? Thx

*asked on May 23, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

The width and area of a rectangle are shown in the figure at the right. What is the length of the rectangle? (the rectangle:) A = (4b^3 + 5b - 3) in.^2 Width = (2b - 1) in. Pls help!? Thx

*asked on May 23, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is

*asked on May 6, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

Simplify (2√5+3√7)^2 Can somebody put down the steps please? Thanks

*asked on May 2, 2015* -
## algebra

What are 3 numbers whose square roots can be written in the form a√3 for some integer value of a? Help?

*asked on May 1, 2015* -
## algebra

Suppose a and b are positive integers. A) Verify that if a = 18 and b = 10, then √a * √b = 6√5. B) Find two other pairs of positive integers a and b such that √a * √b = 6√5. HELP!:(

*asked on May 1, 2015* -
## algebra

Explain why each radical expression is or is not in simplified form. 1. 3/√3 It's not in simp form: √3 2. 5√30 It is in simp form Okay, I know the answers... but what do they mean about "explain"? What do they want? Just the answer and how I got it

*asked on May 1, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

A park is shaped like a rectangle with a length 5 times it's width w. What is a simplified expression for the distance between opposite corners of the park?

*asked on May 1, 2015* -
## algebra--1 question

A catapult launches a boulder with an upward velocity of 184 feet per second. The height of the boulder, (h), in feet after t seconds is given by the function h(t) = –16t² + 184t +20. How long does it take the boulder to reach its maximum height? What

*asked on April 10, 2015* -
## LA - 1 question

3. In which of these lines is the meaning of the word resent best expressed? A. "Suppose you try keeping still for five minutes." B. "Anne, dear, don't be such a baby." C. "You know we're going to forget how to dance...When we get out we wont remember a

*asked on March 27, 2015*

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