Most popular questions and responses by Brie
  1. 4th grade Math

    five names for -73

    asked on April 27, 2009
  2. physics

    spring has k=82 N/m use a graph to determine the work needed to stretch it from x= 3.8 cm to x=6.2 cm where x is the displacement

    asked on October 20, 2010
  3. Teacher Aide-Pennfoster

    Im almost done finishing this course online and I need to check my answers for Exam number 02604500 Helping Abused Children please.

    asked on November 25, 2012
  4. Chemistry

    What special precautions should be taken when generating hydrogen gas?

    asked on May 12, 2015
  5. French

    Could someone please explain to me verb inversion? I never get confused in French, but this verb inversion stuff is really confusing. It just seems so pointless! Please help, Thanks, brie Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you are doing

    asked on May 12, 2007
  6. History

    In the early 1800s, Americans felt a growing sense of pride in their new nation. How did this feeling help Americans define their identity as a people? What obstacles did they face in developing this national identity? Americans were proud of the

    asked on May 1, 2007
  7. Play- A Raisin in the Sun

    Where can I find info. along these lines on Sparknotes and/ or Pink Monkey: Why Walter's attitude about life is unrealistic

    asked on August 27, 2007
  8. SoCiAl-(please help)

    Does anyone know of a nation that is on the northwestern border of France- not Britain or Ireland? I think it could be Belgium, Normandy, or Switzerland. 1) Normandy is part of France. Check

    asked on April 23, 2007
  9. SoCiAl(again)

    Which Enlightenment writer expressed the idea that the relationship between government and the people it governs is a social contract? a- Cincinnatus b- John Locke c- Cicero d- Baron de Montesquieu could it be d? I've never even heard of

    asked on April 27, 2007
  10. A.R.I.T.S.(please check Ron)

    do you know the answer: 1. Does the name Alaiyo fit Beneatha? thanks... brie:'} Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. If you are still referring to "A Raisin in the Sun," Asagai calls Beneatha gAlaiyoh, which in Yoruba means gOne for

    asked on April 27, 2007
  11. French

    I have been on for 3 hours and no one is posting or anything. Can anyone take a stab at answering the last question I posted? Please??????????????? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. I don't know what time it is where you are but I just

    asked on May 12, 2007
  12. SoCiAl

    ~The history of the U.S. can be seen as a struggle- not always successful- for rights. How can this theme be seen from the time of the American Revolution to the present?~ Does anyone have ideas about what I could write about besides stuff like the Civil

    asked on April 27, 2007
  13. A Raisin in the Sun

    What is the main conflict? My answer is: poverty and discrimination. My question is: can I add achieving dreams as a main conflict?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  14. URGENT!!!!!!!!

    I need to find old regents exams of French and Living Environment for tomorrow!!! There are a load of Living Environment ones but they require some kind of download which my computer can't do. Please help.....I've looked but I just can't come up with

    asked on May 3, 2007
  15. SoCiAl

    1. How were British troops able to surprise the French at Quebec? a- climbing the walls before dawn b- storming the gates c- rowing into the seaport d- climbing a steep cliff is it a or b??? 2. Which statement BEST describes the mood of the Continental

    asked on April 27, 2007
  16. Science

    What are three major stages that must occur in order for glucose to be converted to carbon dioxide and water in aerobic conditions?

    asked on January 2, 2011
  17. social

    What was the ultimate result of Zheng He's voyages of discovery in the 1400s? a- expanding China overseas b- spreading the Japanese language c- spreading the Islamic religion d- expanding trade with Native Americans

    asked on April 20, 2007
  18. biologgyy HELP ME!

    what compound is formed from carbon dioxide in the calvin cycle?

    asked on November 1, 2007
  19. statistics

    For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The

    asked on June 27, 2011
  20. literature

    In the book The Five People You Meet in Heaven, what is the theme? Also, against whom or what does Eddie struggle? What conflicts does he face?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  21. English

    I need to find specific questions and specific answers about these two books: 1- Tangerine, by Edward Bloor 2- Gilda Joyce-Psychic Investigator I don't need stuff like "What is the setting and theme?" but more specific q's and a's, like "What COLOR was her

    asked on May 26, 2007
  22. world history

    according to acient egyptian lengend,which imaginary creature demanded the correct answerto its riddle or it would sentence the person to death? WHY IS ARCHEOLOGY SO IMPORTANT TO OUR STUDY OF ACIENT WORLD HISTORY?

    asked on August 27, 2006
  23. Writing

    If you are interested in going into a career as an author, what courses would you take in high school and college? (besides English, of course) I know what career I want to have, and I am concerned about any and all subjects I should take. For example,

    asked on May 16, 2007
  24. Article

    I need to find an article by tommorow to show my class that shows injustice. I checked the Buffalo News and other newspapers and websites, but I can't find anything. Any ideas? Do you know of any recent cases of injustice? The only thing that I can think

    asked on April 24, 2007
  25. Geometry

    Assume each side of the hexagon is worth 10 units. Calculate the apothem, using the fact that it is part of a special triangle to get the answer exactly. Then use the exact value of the apothem to calculate the area of the hexagon.

    asked on January 14, 2013
  26. Law

    For a cross examination, can you question a witness about someone else's testimony?

    asked on December 9, 2010
  27. LiViNgEnViRoNmEnT

    A while back, I posted a question about mitosis and meiosis, but I didn't bookmark it and now I can't find it. That's why I'm asking again: How many chromosomes do you start out with and end with in meiosis? In mitosis, you start with one parent with 4

    asked on May 30, 2007
  28. Food

    I am also supposed to find out about hummus. What is it? I think it might be smashed chick peas. Are chick peas also called "chee-chee beans"? In your opinion, does hummus taste good? I have heard a few opinions and they are all negative so far. What color

    asked on May 16, 2007
  29. Music

    Has anyone seen "West Side Story"? If so, could you please explain to me a little of what it is about? My music teacher expects a summary and I've never even seen the movie/play whatever it is. Thanks! brie=) Oh, it's not a report! Sorry, I should have

    asked on May 16, 2007
  30. Scholarship money

    Does anyone know a good website where I can compete for a scholarship(NOT a college one)? Like a site where you have to write a poem or an essay or do something like that where a load of kids compete for a scholarship? I have to tell you frankly, most

    asked on May 10, 2007
  31. history

    what is a authorized website source for the battle of lexington

    asked on December 2, 2009
  32. 7th grade

    how do you figure the perimeter of a rectangle?

    asked on November 18, 2009
  33. math

    seven students each stent 15 minutes at the classroom computer. an eighth studentworked 18 minutes. what is the tolal computer time in minutes and hours

    asked on May 29, 2009
  34. 4th grade

    31% to decimal and then to fraction?

    asked on April 27, 2009
  35. religion

    I recently took a religion final and scored a 99.8% I think the question I got wrong is: What is an apologist? a- one who apologizes for sins b- an apostle c- some kind of writer???about???(I can't really remember this one) d- ????(can't remember) I put a-

    asked on June 22, 2007
  36. eNgLiSh

    In your opinion, which book is more understanding/ interesting/ etc. : The Secret Life of Bees The Five People You Meet in Heaven (in advance- this is NOT a poll, so no one get mad at me) What are the advantages and disadvantages of each book(i.e- one book

    asked on May 30, 2007
  37. computers

    Once you defragment a computer, do you lose files in your history or bookmarks or anywhere? If that's true, is there any way to get them back? Defragging should not erase any of those types of files. Only when you use specific delete commands or use the

    asked on May 26, 2007
  38. English

    I desperately need to contact a publishing company for my new book. I am not sure how to go about doing that. And how would my draft get to whatever company? Would I just mail it or..........? Let me put it this way: does anyone know of a company that can

    asked on May 13, 2007
  39. Living Environment

    Could someone please explain what biomass means? Does it just mean how much energy an organism has? thanks, Lance!='} what is increased amounts of nitrogen and phosphorus in a lake

    asked on April 29, 2007
  40. ScIeNcE

    My teacher is having us do old Living Environment exams as practice for the Regents in June. We have to do them for homework, and I'm stuck on this one: A rock sample containing cementing material, shell fragment, Feldspar fragment, and Quartz fragment

    asked on April 25, 2007
  41. FrEnCh

    What is a shoe verb? Evidently "acheter" is one of them because of it's accents. What are examples of other shoe verbs and what classifies them? Like, do they all have something to do with accents? I am french i can help you but what's a "shoe" verb???

    asked on April 23, 2007
  42. eNgLiSh

    If you were writing a bibliography/works cited page, how would you write one for a book if there are three authors? This is what I think: Davidson, James West et al., eds. The American Nation(underlined). (city: publisher, year). But is the et al., eds

    asked on April 23, 2007
  43. SoCiAl

    Also, was Charles De Gaulle a Prime Minister or an author? my eng. teacher said he was an author but my friend said he was a Prime Minister. What do you think? or was he neither? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some links on

    asked on April 23, 2007
  44. eNgLiSh

    If you have ever read To Kill a Mockingbird, Of Mice and Men, or The Five People you meet in Heaven, please leave a post b cuz I have some questions that I need help on thank u in advance LOL- lots of luv, Brie To Kill a Mockingbird:

    asked on April 22, 2007
  45. Physics

    4830J of work is done by a laborer pulling a 27.0 kg crate across a cement floor at a constant speed of 7.82 m/s by a 454 N force. The rope is being pulled at a 37.0 degree angle to the floor. a)How far was it pulled? b)What is the friction force? c)What

    asked on November 28, 2014
  46. Computers/Tech

    Hi, I'm supposed to find an example of an expansion peripheral but I don't really know any examples. What exactly is an expansion peripheral anyway? Please help me. Thanks

    asked on September 16, 2008
  47. Music

    In your opinion, do you think playing the game "Guitar Hero" prepares you at all for learning to play a real guitar?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  48. science

    What are the science requirements needed to graduate from High school?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  49. The Five People You Meet in Heaven

    2. wikipedia-The_Five_People_You_Meet_in_Heaven I went on the 2nd site you provided and I found the publisher listed as this: Publisher------Little, Brown & Time Warner Paperbacks On my copy it says "Hyperion". What's going on?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  50. literature

    In the play, A Raisin in the Sun, there are three doors- two bedroom doors, which belong opposite each other on stages left and right, and a door leading into and out of the Youngers' living quarters in the apartment. Where should this door go?(the door

    asked on August 27, 2007
  51. literature

    Is the publisher of the book The Five People You Meet in Heaven Hyperion? Also, is the copyright date 2003?

    asked on August 27, 2007
  52. FrEnCh

    How would you say "...going to go..." Example: Je vais aller au terrain de sport. In english would I be saying, "I AM GOING TO GO to the athletic field"? I am confusing myself...please help clear this up...thanx `~)brie Thank you for using the Jiskha

    asked on May 30, 2007
  53. Politics

    Is there an election coming up in May 2011? What will be decided? If I'm turning 18 in March, when am I eligible to register to vote in it?

    asked on December 12, 2010
  1. Science

    thank you so much @lun 100%!

    posted on February 5, 2018
  2. Can you please check my answers?

    1. D 2. B 3. B

    posted on November 14, 2017
  3. Math


    posted on July 19, 2017
  4. finance


    posted on January 26, 2017
  5. Statistics

    4 treatment conditions 9 participants

    posted on October 26, 2015
  6. Chemistry

    Thank you

    posted on May 12, 2015
  7. Math

    I jave no clie this what your expose to tell me dummy.

    posted on January 2, 2015
  8. math

    A fifteen foot board is cut into three lengths. The first piece is one foot shorter than the third piece. The second piece is two feet longer than 13the length of the third piece. What is the length of the third piece? 5

    posted on December 4, 2014
  9. Physics

    You were right! The weight was indeed wrong, the problem was incorrect! Thank you again!!

    posted on November 29, 2014
  10. Physics

    Thank you Damon for answering, and so fast! Isn't kinetic friction just the x component of the force applied with constant velocity or am I wrong? The final coefficient of friction comes out to -42. which definitely is weird right? Could this problem be

    posted on November 28, 2014
  11. ap

    Complete combustion

    posted on September 29, 2013
  12. Operations Management

    a. 45 b.10 c.12

    posted on November 30, 2012
  13. Teacher Aide-Pennfoster

    11. As a teacher aide, if a child wishes to speak to you about an incident of abuse, what should you do first? A. Assure the child that you can help B. Find a quiet place were you can talk uninterrupted C. Assure the child that incidents of child abuse are

    posted on November 27, 2012
  14. Teacher Aide-Pennfoster

    1. The Stubborn Child Law enacted by Massachusetts in 1646 permitted parents to A. use corporal punishment when children disobeyed them. B. keep children out of school if they were needed for family work purposes. C. institutionalize a child born with a

    posted on November 27, 2012
  15. Math (Geometry)

    continuation from the above paragraph. If you add 11, 11, and 2 together, you get 24, which was the perimeter of the right triangle also. This is how you know you have gotten the correct answer.

    posted on August 27, 2012
  16. Math (Geometry)

    They tell you that the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. It is obvious that the height of the triangle would be the 6, and the length would be the 8. With the given numbers 6 and 8, you can tell that we are going to be increasing by 2, which is where

    posted on August 27, 2012
  17. chemistry

    If the energy state of the H-atom is changed from n=3 to n=2: What is the energy change in joules? Energy Change = J What is the frequency of the photon emitted? Frequency = Hz

    posted on October 10, 2011
  18. science- DNA

    A sequence with only A and T in it. A binds to T with two hydrogen bonds. G binds to C with three hydrogen bonds. The bonding between an A and a T is weaker, and more easily broken, than between a G and a C.

    posted on August 27, 2011
  19. math--Tangents


    posted on April 1, 2011
  20. Political Science

    After a defendant is found guilty in federal court, he may appeal the verdict, the sentence imposed by the court, or both. The first step is to file a Notice of Appeal. The appeal will first be heard by a panel of three judges. The defendant submits a

    posted on May 8, 2010
  21. Political Science-PLEASE HELP

    After a defendant is found guilty in federal court, he may appeal the verdict, the sentence imposed by the court, or both. The first step is to file a Notice of Appeal. The appeal will first be heard by a panel of three judges. The defendant submits a

    posted on May 8, 2010
  22. 7th grade


    posted on November 18, 2009
  23. Computers/Tech

    NEVERMIND I found out by myself. Thanks anyway.

    posted on September 16, 2008
  24. Music

    Explanation: I am considering lessons and am wondering if that background will work to my advantage.

    posted on August 27, 2007
  25. calculus

    yes, I think at first the ice will make the water a little more cold, then after some time the water will get warmer

    posted on August 27, 2007
  26. algebra1

    are you supposed to graph the equations?

    posted on August 27, 2007
  27. calculus

    at first, the temp. will go down slightly, but then gradually increase as more time passes

    posted on August 27, 2007
  28. calculus

    but I think it really depend on how much time passes

    posted on August 27, 2007
  29. calculus


    posted on August 27, 2007
  30. world religon

    What do you mean? Like, are you looking for the 10 Commandments or .....?

    posted on August 27, 2007
  31. English-Grammar

    right, yeah, that makes sense thank you. I originally had #1, but then I thought that for some reason letting sounded right too. I get it now- thankx!=)

    posted on August 27, 2007
  32. S.A.T Math

    c IS right because 48/132=4/11: 48 divided by 4=12 132 divided by 11=12

    posted on August 27, 2007
  33. S.A.T Math

    wait no im wrong ignore thelast post

    posted on August 27, 2007
  34. S.A.T Math

    wait: 132 penguins 4 - = - 48 sea lions 11 i don't think the 2 fractions = eachother(11 doesn't go into 48

    posted on August 27, 2007
  35. English-Grammar

    thanks, hopefully I'll get more responses from a lot of different people too just so I can be sure that's 2's the right one.

    posted on August 27, 2007
  36. S.A.T Math

    you work backwards. multiply 12.50 and 36=hours worked in 1 week. do same w/ 15 and 40. keep adding on hours to each employee- make sure to pay them either double or 1.5x more like it says. keep doing this until you come to an equal # of hours for both

    posted on August 27, 2007

    Thank you very much!=)

    posted on August 27, 2007
  38. literature

    I went on the 2nd site you provided and I found the publisher listed as this: Publisher------Little, Brown & Time Warner Paperbacks On my copy it says "Hyperion". What's going on?

    posted on August 27, 2007
  39. Algebra

    No problem! =)brie

    posted on August 26, 2007
  40. English

    Thank you very much, but I already know the parts of the stage. The diagram given labeled them for me. My job is to fill in all, you could call them. Like the doors, the table, the couch, etc. I was wondering if I was missing anything. Above, I

    posted on August 24, 2007
  41. math

    Okay, I have to get off the computer now, but I hope this which I figured so far will help you find the answer: I multiplied 16 20/21 and 28 3/7. I got the fraction 212532 over 21. Next, you subtract 4 13/25 from 212532 over 21, I think. Once you've done

    posted on August 24, 2007
  42. math

    What's a common denominator of 25 and 47?

    posted on August 24, 2007
  43. English-(PLEASE CHECK)


    posted on August 24, 2007
  44. Math

    It's a- 1/15 = 0.666666666

    posted on August 24, 2007
  45. Math

    How'd you get 15?

    posted on August 24, 2007
  46. Math

    I also got 0.6666666666666 when I used a calculator. I typed 1.4 / 21.

    posted on August 24, 2007