AL 92

Popular questions and responses by AL 92
  1. Geography

    Where can I find a map of the North and South Poles when it is always night time for half a year?

    asked on September 26, 2010
  2. dvd's

    Is there any chance that any type or form of DVD will be considered obsolete in the future like an old-fashioned video casseste for movies?

    asked on July 30, 2010
  3. Vitality obstacles

    What are the best strategies to overcome these barriers that prevent an aspect of the Vitality concept? 1) I have too many jobs to do around the house. 2) I don't know how to cook. 3) I don't have time to sit down to eat three meals per day. 4) I am not

    asked on June 6, 2010
  4. grammar

    What's the root word for "indefatigable"?

    asked on May 6, 2010
  5. Valid statements

    Determine which statement follows validly from the statements included. 1) If Delta is an alpha, then Delta is a beta. If Delta is a theta, then Delta is a beta. Either Delta is an alpha or Delta is a theta. Therefore, Delta is ... 2)Either Delta is an

    asked on October 12, 2011
  6. Owning a Home

    What is a real estate survey? I would like to get a better understanding of it.

    asked on December 23, 2010
  7. Windows 7

    Is there anybody who understands the Windows 7 system and some of its problems? I'm having a tough time with Control Panel because it takes a REALLY long time to load, and it should load for a second. I may have to uninstall some programs and/or delete

    asked on December 13, 2010
  8. U.S. Presidents

    Are former presidents of the United States who are still alive today have retired from politics? I think it's obvious that it's true, but George W. Bush is still the owner of the MLB's Texas Rangers.

    asked on November 14, 2010
  9. Anniversary

    Hello Jiskha! Today is November the 8th and this is my 1-year anniversary on this website. I'd like to thank all the tutors who have helped me since November 2009 and I look forward to more assistance in the future! Sincerely, AL 92

    asked on November 8, 2010
  10. Election

    In this year's 2010 U.S. election, who are the American citizens voting for? I'm not sure because I'm in Canada.

    asked on October 30, 2010
  11. Food

    What are the exact chemicals found in raw ground beef?

    asked on October 17, 2010
  12. transportation

    Hello, it's AL again. I wonder if commercial airplanes for travellers can possibly use an alternative fuel in the future for flying.

    asked on October 7, 2010

    I don't get this quote from Mark Twain. "Golf is a good walk spoiled." What does he mean by spoiled?

    asked on October 2, 2010
  14. U.S. Government

    I don't get how the Homeland Security Advisory System is STILL at the "Elevated" level. There could be a significant risk of terrorist attacks in the future?

    asked on September 18, 2010
  15. English

    What should I exactly say to a person when another person asks me to say hello or hi to that person I know? I'm always confused every time.

    asked on September 17, 2010
  16. oil spill

    Does anybody know if the BP oil spill from this year is over?

    asked on September 14, 2010
  17. Sep.11/01

    Tomorrow will be the 9th anniversary of the worst terrorist attacks on American soil, when the Twin Towers were destroyed, the Pentagon was attacked, and Flight 93 crashed into a field in Pennsylvania. Did the terrorists wanted to kill the former Secretary

    asked on September 10, 2010
  18. Business

    What are the benefits of buying stock from a company? I would like to know this for the future.

    asked on September 8, 2010
  19. Notre Dame

    I have a question that is still not homework-related, even on my first day of school today. What's up with the school name known as "Notre Dame"? I wonder if it's named after the university in Indiana. Some elementary and secondary schools in Canada have

    asked on September 7, 2010
  20. American History

    Well, it's been 9 years since 9/11 and I was shocked when it happened. Why did the people and the government of the States not see this coming?

    asked on September 3, 2010
  21. (9/11)

    What is up with the 9/11 conspiracy theories? It seems very similar to the JFK assassination theories. I think some of the people who believe in this make the events of that day untrue.

    asked on August 30, 2010
  22. U.S. statistics

    What is the least populated state in the United States today? My best guesses would be Rhode Island, Alaska, or Hawaii.

    asked on August 28, 2010
  23. TV

    Remember the United States DTV transition last year? There is a possibility that all standard-definition televisions will not be sold and will be replaced by HDTV televisions, right?

    asked on August 28, 2010
  24. U.S. history - 2000s

    For elementary or middle school students around the United States, do they learn about the events of 9/11 in the later grades?

    asked on August 21, 2010
  25. disabilities

    Does anyone know Asperger's Syndrome very well? I would like to talk to somebody privately about all my problems that RELATE to this disability I have.

    asked on August 20, 2010
  26. U.S. military

    If anyone remembers the Iraq invasion in March 2003, can you remember why President Bush would attack that country again? I couldn't understand the reasons why.

    asked on August 20, 2010
  27. Internet

    How did a website like YouTube become so popular? Over a million people use it!

    asked on August 19, 2010
  28. New Jersey

    What is Atlantic City like nowadays? Is it a nice place to visit? I might not like it there.

    asked on August 18, 2010
  29. U.S. history

    It's been 5 years since Hurricane Katrina devastated the city of New Orleans and the Gulf coast. The city has not fully recovered from the effects of that storm, right? The Big Easy was flooded with polluted water and sewage, many people were killed, and

    asked on August 17, 2010
  30. Wi-Fi

    How does a child or maybe an adult get sick because of Wi-Fi signals? That's very, very odd.

    asked on August 17, 2010
  31. Earth

    So how long will global warming last for in the future? Remember the movie, "The Day After Tomorrow"? The whole world might experience all those disasters depicted in the movie.

    asked on August 15, 2010
  32. Earth

    Has the issue of global warming been solved already? I mean, the Kyoto accord will expire in 2012. And are the glaciers of the North & South Pole melting even more?

    asked on August 15, 2010
  33. altitude

    I'm going to refer back to my last question today. Doesn't it feel different when you live in high-altitude cities like Denver or Calgary, Canada compared to low-lying areas like Louisiana (which is below sea level. The thin air could feel odd when you go

    asked on August 13, 2010
  34. U.S. Geography

    What does it feel like to like in a city with a high altitude, like Denver or Salt Lake City?

    asked on August 13, 2010
  35. Allergies

    How does one person (male or female) develop a form of food allergy towards peanuts, milk etc.?

    asked on August 12, 2010
  36. movies

    I can't believe that the final Harry Potter movie is coming out in two parts: The first part premieres this November and the second part next year. What if the entire film had only one part like the other 6 Harry Potter films? It would be almost 4 hours

    asked on August 8, 2010
  37. New York

    If the Twin Towers were still standing today, how long would they stand for in this century?

    asked on August 6, 2010
  38. aviation

    How does the modern autopilot system work for commercial airliners?

    asked on August 4, 2010
  39. exams

    Do I have to write two exams in one day when I'm in college or university?

    asked on July 26, 2010
  40. post-secondary

    What is a common schedule like in college or university? For some programs, it could be 4 days a week per semester. Also, do you HAVE to write 2 or more exams during Exam week?

    asked on July 25, 2010
  41. baseball

    Pete Rose was a great ballplayer back in the day w/Cincinatti, Philadelphia, and Montreal. He should've been a Hall-of-Famer, but he was banned from baseball in 1989. Why did he start gambling prior to his ban?

    asked on July 24, 2010
  42. Advice

    If I want to live in the state of California in the future, there is one concern that I have. Since most of California's major cities are fairly close to the San Andreas fault line, I can expect earthquakes. Are all the buildings earthquake-proof? I want

    asked on July 24, 2010
  43. '01 (continued)

    Ms. Sue, what are your thoughts on the year 2001? In my previous question, I said that it was a good and very bad year.

    asked on July 23, 2010
  44. 2001

    The year 2001 was not only the start of the 21st century (surprisingly) but it was a good and very bad year. Did this website exist during that time?

    asked on July 23, 2010
  45. 2010 BP oil spill

    How did the oil pipeline leak in the Gulf Coast that caused this 84-day oil spill? I hope this issue will be solved soon.

    asked on July 14, 2010
  46. tax

    I have two questions relating to taxes in 2 U.S. states. 1) Why is there no sales tax in Florida? 2) In Pennsylvania, why are these goods (ex. food, clothing, shoes) charge no tax?

    asked on July 8, 2010
  47. UA Flight 93

    Imagine if Flight 93 landed safely on the ground during Sep. 11. What would have happened to the passengers and hijackers?

    asked on July 6, 2010
  48. show

    Returning back on question yesterday MattsRiceBowl, I want to have my own cooking show like Emeril's or Guy Fieri's shows on the Food Network. The purpose of the show is to teach teenagers and post-secondary students how to cook foods themselves if they

    asked on July 4, 2010
  49. Higher edu.

    I hope to take a broadcasting television program in Seneca College one day. The career opportunities available after graduation from this program are TV broadcaster, scriptwriter, production, camera-person, and editor. Can I still be able to start my own

    asked on July 4, 2010
  50. TV

    If I want to create my own television show in the future, how can I reach that goal by taking a program in university or college?

    asked on July 3, 2010
  51. Law - O.J.

    Why was O.J. Simpson acquited in the trial that occured in the mid-90's? He didn't actually kill the 2 victims himself, did he?

    asked on June 29, 2010
  52. U.S. presidential election

    There's 1 more question that I'd like to know relating to elections. What if Al Gore won the 2000 election instead of George W. Bush? Do you think the United States would have been a different country until 2009?

    asked on June 28, 2010
  53. U.S. Politics

    Hi, I'm back again. You might see me post some questions from time to time over my summer holidays, but it's not about homework. I am willing to learn a few things over the break. Anyways, what is an electoral vote that is needed for a U.S. presidental

    asked on June 28, 2010
  54. Thank you

    Thanks for all your help, Jiskha! I'll come back to this website next year for help, and to all the tutors who helped me, I hope you have a nice summmer.

    asked on June 22, 2010
  55. Antarctica

    Explain why this statement is correct. "Ice makes Antarcica both the lowest of the continental masses and the highest."

    asked on June 13, 2010
  56. Mayo

    What food group does mayonaisse belong in?

    asked on June 11, 2010
  57. south pole expl.

    What are the accomplishments by Robert Scott in his two antarctic expeditions?

    asked on June 10, 2010
  58. Natl. parks

    Why are these national parks in Kenya considered tourist attractions? (Ruaha and Mt. Kilimanjaro) I should know why the 2nd park is an attraction. The mountain is well-known in Africa.

    asked on June 8, 2010
  59. health model

    I have to select a model that best reflects my own personal approach to health, and I'm not sure if yo-yo dieting is the best model. Oh, and this might be the definition of "yo-yo dieting". You lose some weight and gain the weight back. (your weight

    asked on June 7, 2010
  60. A Long Way Gone

    Why did Ishmael end up in a rehab center for seven months?

    asked on June 2, 2010
  61. Health

    What is the water testing method like in Canada? Plus, I'd like to know the water standards.

    asked on June 1, 2010
  62. Travel

    The number of tourists in Kenya who from Canada and the United States is low. I have to suggest why it happens.

    asked on May 31, 2010
  63. Kenya

    what are the government programs and facilities for guests that made Kenya a popular tourist destination?

    asked on May 31, 2010
  64. Grade 12 Eng.

    How can I type a website in MLA format on an annotated bibliography?

    asked on May 23, 2010
  65. Clarification

    I don't get this statement. "Most cases (of typhoid fever) in developed countries are imported from endemic countries."

    asked on May 20, 2010
  66. typhoid

    How can I describe typhoid fever and its effects on the health of others?

    asked on May 20, 2010
  67. English - Reading

    In chapter 3 of the book "A Long Way Gone", is Ishmael Beah actually dreaming as he goes to bed reminicing about the memories of civil war in Sierra Leone?

    asked on May 19, 2010
  68. Sierra Leone

    Describe the distribution of wealth in Sierra Leone.

    asked on May 17, 2010
  69. Africa

    What were the problems of colonization in Sierra Leone?

    asked on May 16, 2010
  70. Punctuation

    Is there an error in the following phrase that contains the word "boys"? ex. - Junior boys' basketball team

    asked on May 13, 2010
  71. pronouns

    Are there any errors of pronoun use in these sentences? 1. Let's keep this a secret between you and me. 2. Each one of us have problems. 3. After we have seen it, we'll pass it along.

    asked on May 5, 2010
  72. Grade 12 Grammar

    This sentence needs to be rewritten in order to avoid gender bias or sexist words. "Mr. Delvecchio, I'd like you to meet Mr. Hamid, Mr. Dawson, and Sophie, our secretary."

    asked on May 5, 2010
  1. Windows 7

    At least 428 GB.

    posted on December 13, 2010
  2. U.S. Presidents

    Actually, George W. Bush does NOT own the Rangers now. I apologize for the mistake.

    posted on November 14, 2010
  3. Election

    What do you mean by represenatives?

    posted on October 30, 2010

    What do you mean by "dry humor"?

    posted on October 2, 2010
  5. trig

    Does theta represents a number? If you have a scientific calculator, the cos and sin buttons are there for you to figure out this problem.

    posted on September 21, 2010
  6. english

    I tried to help her, but I couldn't think of anything, Writeacher.

    posted on September 21, 2010
  7. Africa

    BOB! WHY would you write THAT??!?!?!

    posted on September 21, 2010
  8. U.S. Government

    I did not know that, Bob. I couldn't get what Homeland Security really does with their warning system.

    posted on September 19, 2010
  9. Sep.11/01

    That's my opinion, Ms. Sue

    posted on September 10, 2010
  10. Sep.11/01

    Oh my, Ms. Sue. I kind of can't believe this day after 2001 would feel like any other normal day. Do you feel that way?

    posted on September 10, 2010
  11. Business

    How much money will I earn when I do this? I guess it depends.

    posted on September 8, 2010
  12. Notre Dame

    Who else knows about the movie "Rudy"?

    posted on September 7, 2010
  13. Notre Dame

    Oh, okay. I'm now going to talk about the film "Rudy". (It's fittingly related to the university I'm talking about.) Have you seen it Ms. Sue? It's very inspirational.

    posted on September 7, 2010
  14. American History

    I think you must've seen the second plane hit the South Tower at 9:03 on TV and it was shocking. I was shocked, too when I saw that for the first time that day.

    posted on September 3, 2010
  15. American History

    9:00 a.m.? The first plane crash occured at 8:46. I wonder if you turned on your TV afterwards.

    posted on September 3, 2010
  16. American History

    Anyways Ms. Sue, do you remember where you were on September 11, 2001?

    posted on September 3, 2010
  17. Advise

    This website is THE BEST for homework help. Many tutors on this website help a lot of students on their homework everyday. You should use this website, prethy. It works for me.

    posted on September 3, 2010
  18. American History

    I guess the U.S. government did not take terrorism seriously. And the American people were stunned after the tragedy, Ms. Sue.

    posted on September 3, 2010
  19. (9/11)

    I'm so confused by this concept, Ms. Sue. Can you explain this to me?

    posted on August 30, 2010
  20. social studies

    Yes, it is Reed. Why don't you look for the Arctic Circle on Google images?

    posted on August 30, 2010
  21. U.S. statistics

    I checked it out and surprisingly, Wyoming is the least populated state. Why is this true, Ms. Sue? (Wow! That rhymes)

    posted on August 28, 2010

    Very funny, Joejoe. The website is not run by robots. Can you help me with a little history on my post? It is titled, "U.S. History - 2000s".

    posted on August 22, 2010
  23. U.S. history - 2000s

    Here are the answers in order of date from 1 to 7. 1) Independence Day 2) The assassination of Abraham Lincoln 3) ??? 4) I forgot 5) Attack on Pearl Harbor 6) D-Day 7) Assassination of JFK

    posted on August 22, 2010
  24. U.S. history - 2000s

    Anyways, I like the annual "Tribute in Light" tradition in New York City every September 11th. Makes me sad and a little teary. Do you agree, Ms. Sue?

    posted on August 21, 2010
  25. U.S. history - 2000s

    So some children who were born after 9/11 learned about it? I think they'll feel disturbed after hearing stories that stem from these attacks.

    posted on August 21, 2010
  26. disabilities

    I know, Bobpursley. I'm looking for someone outside this website. Thanks for the website, though.

    posted on August 20, 2010
  27. disabilities

    And I feel more comfortable talking to this individual via e-mail.

    posted on August 20, 2010
  28. U.S. military

    Did Saddam Hussein support the Al-qaida terrorist group? Also, I think it was a good thing for the U.S. to get rid of Saddam.

    posted on August 20, 2010