Popular questions and responses by Marie
  1. english

    Which excerpt from Carl Sandburg’s "Three Boys with Jugs of Molasses and Secret Ambitions" includes both alliteration and onomatopoeia? a."And I like you because you got some wishes and some suspicions and you look mixed up," he said to Miney Mo,

    asked on March 5, 2017
  2. english

    Which words or phrases in this excerpt from Elizabeth Bishop's "The Fish" compare the fish to an old, experienced soldier? A green line, frayed at the end (A) where he broke it, two heavier lines, and a fine black thread still crimped from the strain and

    asked on February 21, 2017
  3. math

    deshawn and Luke had an equal number of stickers. After deshawn used 26 stickers and Luke lost 38 stickers. deshawn had twice as many stickers as Luke. how many stickers did each of them have in the beginning ?

    asked on October 21, 2011
  4. college algebra

    Aki's Bicycle Designs has determined that when x hundred bicycles are​ built, the average cost per bicycle is given by​ C(x) =0.1x^2−1.4x+8.096​, where​ C(x) is in hundreds of dollars. How many bicycles should the shop build to minimize the

    asked on March 24, 2017
  5. english

    If people are ignored because of their inability to speak standard English, what have they encountered? a. language bias b. language variety c. language prejudice d. language snobbery Are these real phrases? I don't know where to look them up to try to

    asked on March 15, 2017
  6. english

    Which of the following statements describes a functional text? a. It provides a first-person account of a personal experience. b. The primary purpose is to provide information to perform a task. c. The primary purpose is to construct a logical argument. d.

    asked on February 23, 2017
  7. business Math

    Lane French had a bad credit rating and went to a local cash center. He took out a $100 loan payable in two weeks at $115. What is the percent of interest paid on this loan? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to the nearest whole

    asked on April 2, 2014
  8. english

    1.Even though he had been driving for five hours, Jacob was not (A. inclined, B. coherent, C. nuanced, D. incisive) to rest or trade spots with anyone else in the car. Although he was accustomed to sarcasm, Alex was not prepared for the comedian's biting,

    asked on February 22, 2017
  9. chemistry

    What is the volume at STP, in liters, occupied by 26.4 g of F2 gas?

    asked on March 29, 2012
  10. english

    Which lines best reveal Lawrence Ferlinghetti's troubled view of modern American society? To the Oracle at Delphi by Lawrence Ferlinghetti (excerpt) I, Americus, the American, wrought from the dark in my mother long ago, from the dark of ancient Europa—

    asked on March 15, 2017
  11. world geography

    New Zealand has a humid subtropical climate. true or false? i think its false because it doesnt rain that much with mild temperatures.

    asked on September 24, 2019
  12. english

    Which literary device is used in this poem? For a Lady I Know by Countee Cullen She even thinks that up in heaven Her class lies late and snores While poor black cherubs rise at seven To do celestial chores. a. onomatopoeia b. repetition c. hyperbole d.

    asked on March 12, 2017
  13. business mat

    Carol Miller went to Europe and forgot to pay her $740 mortgage payment on her New Hampshire ski house. For her 59 days overdue on her payment, the bank charged her a penalty of $15. What was the rate of interest charged by the bank?

    asked on April 2, 2014
  14. Literature

    What are some literary devices used in the novel Journey to the Center of the Earth?

    asked on May 10, 2011
  15. trig

    A tunnel for a new highway is to be cut through a mountain that is 260 feet high. At a distance of 200 feet from the base of the mountain, the angle of elevation is 36 degrees. From a distance of 150 feet on the other side of the mountain, the angle of

    asked on June 5, 2012
  16. Math

    Suppose that y varies directly with x and y=3 when x=9. what is y when x=18?

    asked on September 30, 2019
  17. MATH

    A pollster wants to minimize the effect the order of the questions has on a person's response to a survey. How many different surveys are required to cover all possible arrangements if there are 5 questions on the survey?

    asked on November 1, 2009
  18. english

    Which type of essay is Amy Tan's "Mother Tongue"? a. persuasive b. regional c. bias d. reflective I read this essay and I think it is an essay that gives information to others people about the trials and tribulations of having a mother that doesn't speak

    asked on March 15, 2017
  19. Chemistry

    Magnetite, an iron ore with formula Fe3O4, can be reduced by treatment with hydrogen to yield iron metal and water vapor. (a) Write the balanced equation. (Use the lowest possible coefficients.) 1Fe3O4(s) + 4H2(g)-> 3Fe(s) + 4H2O(g) (b) This process

    asked on December 9, 2012
  20. english

    In Another Country by Ernest Hemingway (excerpts) Excerpt 1 "In the fall the war was always there, but we did not go to it any more. It was cold in the fall in Milan and the dark came very early. Then the electric lights came on, and it was pleasant along

    asked on March 8, 2017
  21. chemistry

    A mixture of 8.95 g of Cl2 and 18.0 g of NO2 and an undetermined amount of SO2 occupies a volume of 22.4 liters at 760 mm Hg and 0 C. How many moles of SO2 are present? I keep coming up with 62 and that is not right. Someone please help!!

    asked on March 29, 2012
  22. chemistry

    A sample of N2 gas occupies a volume 180 mL at STP. What volume, in L, will it occupy at 640 mm Hg and 295 K?

    asked on March 29, 2012
  23. grammar

    The patient was placed in the wheelchair with the fractured tibia. A Verb tense agreement error B Subject/verb agreement error C Pronoun agreement error D Modifier placement error E Parallel structure error My answer is c

    asked on November 14, 2012
  24. Chemistry

    How many grams of calcium carbonate, CaCO3, do you need in an antacid tablet to neutralize 20 mL of stomach acid? (stomach acid is 0.1 M HCl. There are 3.65g of HCl in 1L of stomach acid or 1g of HCl in 274g of stomach acid).

    asked on November 13, 2012
  25. business Math

    Carl Sonntag wanted to compare what proceeds he would receive with a simple interest note versus a simple discount note. Both had the same terms: $19,500 at 8% for 2 years. Use ordinary interest as needed. a. Calculate the simple interest note proceeds.

    asked on April 7, 2014
  26. English

    Which sentences in this excerpt from Ernest Hemingway's "In Another Country" reflect the theme of the psychological alienation caused by war? We all had the same medals, except the boy with the black silk bandage across his face, and he had not been at the

    asked on March 8, 2017
  27. english

    Which label best fits the following text? Sir Isaac Newton, the first person who studied gravity seriously, discovered what is known as the law of universal gravitation. It defines the amount of attraction of one particle of matter on another particle of

    asked on March 4, 2017
  28. Business Math

    Joanne and Ed Greenwood built a new barn with an attached arena. To finance the loan, they paid $1,307 interest on $45,000 at 4.0%. What was the time, using exact interest? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round up your answer to the nearest day.)

    asked on April 2, 2014
  29. english

    Which two elements define a story’s setting? a. geographical location b. character descriptions c. time and weather conditions d. plot structure e. dialogue and action The setting is the time and place definitely A and c? never thought about weather

    asked on March 12, 2017
  30. biology

    Communication between cells,tissues and organs.What Blood component?And mode action? Can someone help me please?

    asked on November 12, 2012
  31. physics

    A small ball of mass 2.00 kilograms is moving at a velocity 1.50 meters/second. It hits a larger, stationary ball of mass 5.00 kilograms. What is the kinetic energy of the system after the collision if the collision is elastic?

    asked on October 10, 2012
  32. English

    Which of the sentences below is an excerpt taken from "In Another Country" by Ernest Hemingway is an example of irony? A. My knee did not bend and the leg dropped straight from the knee to the ankle without a calf, and the machine was to bend the knee and

    asked on February 21, 2017
  33. english

    The fishing having become so poor, we packed up camp and moved to another lake. past participial phrase noun clause adverb clause nominative absolute elliptical clause

    asked on November 7, 2014
  34. Geography

    People in Australia and New Zealand feel a strong national identity, or a... A.sense of frustration with old, traditional ways in culture and politics. B.sense of feeling one's country is better than other countries. C.sense of being a part of a country,

    asked on September 24, 2019
  35. Math

    A playground is being designed where children can interact with their friends in certain combinations. If there is 1 child, there can be 0 interactions. If there are 2 children, there can be 6 interactions. If there are 3 children, there can be 15

    asked on November 14, 2017
  36. Math plz help one qustion only!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    A trapezoid has an area of 24 square meters. The lengths of the bases of the trapezoid are 5 meters and 7 meters. What is the height of the trapezoid? • 4 meters************ • 144 meters • 2 meters • 1 meter

    asked on February 4, 2016
  37. math

    If someone paid $59.00 on their taxable income with a state income tax rate of 6%, determine the amount of their taxable income.

    asked on September 26, 2015
  38. Chemistry

    Sea water contains an average of 1.08 x 10^3 ppm of Na+ ion. Calculate the molar concentration of Na+ given that the average density of sea water is 1.02 g/ml.

    asked on June 12, 2013
  39. Applied Calculus

    For the average person that is still growing, the rate of change in weight W (in pounds) with respect to height h (in inches) is approximately dW/dh=0.0015h^2 pounds per inch. Suppose that the average person that is 60 inches tall weighs 108 pounds. Find

    asked on April 20, 2012
  40. chemistry

    A mixture of 8.95 g of Cl2 and 18.0 g of NO2 and an undetermined amount of SO2 occupies a volume of 22.4 liters at 760 mm Hg and 0 C. How many moles of SO2 are present?

    asked on March 29, 2012
  41. english

    :Select the correct excerpt. Which excerpt from Robert Stawell Ball's Great Astronomers is best supported by this diagram? The diagram show the earth in the middle the sun circling it then the moon circling earth but farther away with mars circling the

    asked on March 4, 2017
  42. Algebra

    Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 6 inches wide, 2 inches high, and 12 feet long can support a

    asked on March 11, 2016
  43. Chemisrty

    A mixture of 0.100 mol of N2 and 0.200 mol of O2 is collected over H2O at an atmospheric pressure of 750. mm Hg and a temperature of 22 ºC. What is the partial pressure (in mmHg) of O2 in this mixture? (Vapor pressure of water @ 22 ºC is 22 mm Hg)

    asked on September 25, 2012
  44. word problem

    A motor boat took 4 hours to make a downstream trip with a current of 3mph. The return trip against the same current took 8 hours. Find the speed of the boat in still water. Call Y the boat's rate. distance = rate x time. downstream rate of boat is Y+3.

    asked on June 22, 2006
  45. math

    Hello! I need help with a math problem, this is the question: The tallest freestanding structure in the Canada is the CN tower, located in Toronto, Ontario. It is 390 m taller than the tallest church tower in the world, located in Germany. The sum of their

    asked on December 10, 2018
  46. probability

    a multiple choice test consists of 8 questions, each with 4 possible answers but only one of which is correct.what is the probability that an unprepared student will, by chance, get, a. all correct answers, b. exactly 5 correct answers, c. at most 4

    asked on March 12, 2014
  47. civlilization

    All of the following are correct about nineteenth century Liberalism EXCEPT: A. having economic and political components. B. supporting the idea of civil rights. C. wanting to limit governmental power. D. opposing limiting governmental power.

    asked on July 12, 2012
  48. Chemistry- Decomposition

    What is the decomposition of AgC2H3O2? AgC2H3O2->?

    asked on November 29, 2010
  49. Precalculus

    Juana and Diego Gonzales, ages six and four respectively, own a strong and stubborn puppy named Corporal. It is so hard to take Corporal for a walk that they devise a scheme to use two leashes. If Juana and Diego pull with forces of 23 lb and 27 lb at the

    asked on February 3, 2010
  50. mixture problem

    Lisa will make punch that is 25% fruit juice by adding pure fruit juice to a 2-liter mixture that is 10% pure fruit juice. How many liters of pure fruit juice does she need to add?

    asked on May 28, 2008
  51. Physics

    In a design for a piece of medical apparatus, you need a material that is easily compressed when a pressure is applied to it. Would this material have a large bulk modulus, small bulk modulus, or is the bulk modulus not relevant to this situation?

    asked on November 13, 2007
  52. financial management

    Last year Rattner Robotics had $5 million in operating income (EBIT). The company had net depreciation expense of $1 million and interest expense of $1 million; its corporate tax rate was 40 percent. The company has $14 million in current assets and $4

    asked on November 9, 2007
  53. college algebra

    A rocket is fired upward from some initial distance above the ground. Its height in​ feet, h,above the​ ground, t seconds after it is​ fired, is given by h=−16t^2+64t-3072

    asked on March 24, 2017
  54. english

    Select the excerpt from "Mother Tongue" by Amy Tan that best describes language bias. 1. I've heard other terms used, "limited English," for example. But they seem just as bad, as if everything is limited, including people's perceptions of the

    asked on March 14, 2017
  55. Algebra

    The time it takes to cover the distance between two cities by car varies inversely with the speed of the car. The trip takes 15 hours for a car moving at 54 mph. What is the speed of a car that makes the trip in 27 hours?

    asked on February 14, 2016
  56. Calculus

    You are given a piece of sheet metal that is twice as long as it is wide an has an area of 800m^2. Find the dimensions of the rectangular box that would contain a max volume if it were constructed from this piece of metal by cutting out squares of equal

    asked on March 26, 2014
  57. Physics

    You have been asked to design a "ballistic spring system" to measure the speed of bullets. A bullet of mass m is fired into a block of mass M. The block, with the embedded bullet, then slides across a frictionless table and collides with a horizontal

    asked on March 23, 2014
  58. math

    the pet shop owner told Jean to fill her new fish tank 3/4 full with water. Jean filled it 9/12 full. What fraction of the tank does Jean still need to fill??

    asked on November 10, 2012
  59. physics

    An object has an x-momentum of 8.5 kilogram·meters/second and a y-momentum of 9.8 kilogram·meters/second. What is resultant momentum of the object?

    asked on October 10, 2012
  60. statistics

    the authors's generac generator produces voltage amounts with a mean of 125.0 volts and a standard deviation of 0.3 volts, and the voltages have a bell-shaped distribution. using the empiral rule, what is the percentage of voltage amounts between 124.4 and

    asked on September 19, 2011
  61. Physics

    A -4.0-µC charge is located 0.30 m to the left of a +6.0-µC charge. What is the magnitude and direction of the electrostatic force on the positive charge?

    asked on July 6, 2010
  62. math

    when you find the probability of an event happening by subtracting the probability of the event not happening from 1, we are usning

    asked on September 23, 2008
  63. algebra

    Use the following graph of the function f(x)=−3x2+2x+6 to fill in the blanks. The graph of the function f of x as described in the problem. It is a downward-opening parabola. Using the ___[blank 1]___, you can tell that the function f(x) ___[blank 2]___

    asked on September 14, 2019
  64. social studies

    Why do most people in Southeast Asia live near river deltas and on volcanic islands? A. because of the abundant rainfall **** B. because of the fertile soil C. because of the isolation from invaders D. because of the mild climate conditions I think it is A

    asked on May 16, 2019
  65. science

    Which of the following is an example of Heterogeneous Mixture? A. Coffee B. Oil and Water C. Salt Water D. Mouth Wash I think it is C am I right?

    asked on April 2, 2019
  66. College Algebra

    What is the amount of $480 invested at 6% quarterly for a period of 3 years?

    asked on September 16, 2017
  67. Texas History

    need help with these; What best shows the broadest trend in modernization of Texas' economy? A. At one time, most Texans worked in agriculture; now the economy is more diverse. B. Oil is no longer the dominant industry in the state. C. The entertainment

    asked on March 13, 2017
  68. physics b

    If heat Q is required to increase the temperature of a metal object from 4°C to 6°C, the amount of heat necessary to increase its temperature from 6°C to 12°C is A Q B 2 Q C 3 Q D 4Q please help me asap

    asked on November 12, 2015
  69. Stats

    Suppose X is a uniform random variable with C = 20 and d = 90. Find the probability that a randomly selected observation is between 23 and 85.

    asked on November 17, 2012
  70. Grammar and capitalization

    Select the sentence with the correct capitalization. A) She had cushingoid features. B) She had Cushingoid features. C) She had Cushingoid Features. I answered B

    asked on November 7, 2012
  71. chemistry / help please

    For each reaction,which ion in the precipitate was responsible for the color 1-reaction of Sodium Hydroxide and Copper(II)Sulfate 2-reaction of Sodium Sulfate and Barium Chloride. 3-reaction of Sodium Hydroxide and Iron(III)Sulfate. 4-reaction of Sodium

    asked on May 10, 2012
  72. math

    use the formula nPr to solve how many arrangements can be made using four of the letters of the word COMBINE if no letter is to be used more than once?

    asked on August 22, 2011
  73. Algebra 2

    Identifying Conics. Put equation in standard form and graph. 9x^2-4y^2-90x+189=0

    asked on May 12, 2011
  74. 10th grade

    a tree casts a shadow that is 20 feet long. the angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree is 66 degrees. Determine the height of the tree to the nearest foot.

    asked on October 17, 2010
  75. biology can someone check

    1) What phase are daughter cells in as a result of mitosis? answer: Anaphase 2)During what phase of mitosis do centromeres divide and the chromosomes move toward of their respective poles? answer: prophase 3)Which phase of mitosis is the last phase that

    asked on February 28, 2010
  76. math

    find the standard deviation for the given data. Round your answer to one more decimal place than original data. (9,7,13,24,32,45,47) I get 16.62041 but how do I round my answer to one or more decimal places? I am a little lost.

    asked on November 19, 2009
  77. statistics

    3 In 1999, a sample of 200 in-store shoppers showed that 42 paid by debit card. In 2004, a sample of the same size showed that 62 paid by debit card. (a) Formulate appropriate hypotheses to test whether the percentage of debit card shoppers increased. (b)

    asked on August 26, 2009
  78. physics question

    How much heat had to be put in during the process to increase the internal energy of the gas by 1.50×10^4 J ? Here is the given information and questions that I have already answered: n=.450 R=8.3145 (Point A) p=2*10^5 v=.010 (Point B) p=5*10^5 v=.070

    asked on December 9, 2007
  79. Math

    In a function, can you have the same x value, but different y values? Example: X Y 1 2 1 3 1 4 1 5

    asked on November 20, 2019
  80. social studies

    Drag and drop the country names to classify them by type of economy that they have today. a. China, b. Japan ,c. Mongolia, d. North Korea 1.command economy 2. market-based economy, 3. command economy with limited market reforms i think that A is 2, B is 1,

    asked on May 13, 2019
  81. social studies

    Use the drop-down menu to complete the sentence. After 1945, a civil war in China led to the rise of a____ government there. A. Imperial B. Democratic*** C. communist D. fuedal

    asked on May 13, 2019
  82. statistics

    how to calculate the approximate temperature of P92 in statistic

    asked on January 26, 2019
  83. Physics

    How can you figure out the work done by the frictional force if the friction is 80 Newtons against a horizontal force of 290 newtons. Is it simply subtracting 290 - 80 = 210?

    asked on March 16, 2016
  84. Physics

    Boyle's Law says that the volume of a gas varies inversely with the pressure. When the volume of a certain gas is 2 L, the pressure is 1065 kPa (kilopascals). What is the pressure when the volume is 15 L?

    asked on February 8, 2016
  85. MATH

    Is the simplified form of 2square root of 3 − 2square root of 3 rational? Yes or no

    asked on November 4, 2015
  86. Math

    Simplify 3 square root of 5 end root minus 2 square root of 7 end root plus square root of 45 end root minus square root of 28. A.2 square root of 12 B.2 square root of 2 C.6 square root of 5 - 4 square root of7 D.6 square root of 10 - 4 square root of 14

    asked on November 4, 2015
  87. math

    rebecca bought 1 1/2 pounds of grapes, they cost her $3.72 per pound. What was the total cost of her grapes?

    asked on November 2, 2015
  88. Algebra

    In an arithmetic sequence where a6=13 and a10=25, what is the explicit formula for the general term an?

    asked on March 12, 2015
  89. College Math

    Brandywine Homecare, a not for hire business, had revenues of $12 million in 2011. Expenses other than depreciation totaled 75 percent of revenues, and depreciation expense was $1.5 million. All revenues were collected in cash during the yar and all

    asked on June 30, 2013
  90. math

    Triangle XYZ has vertices X(-5,3), and Z(7,-6). Find the coordinates of vertex X after the triangle is dialated using a scale factor of 4. I saw that you didn't want to see another post if we didn't try working it out first. But I need help understanding

    asked on December 28, 2012
  91. Grammar

    Select the correctly capitalized sentence: A) He suffers from Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, parkinsonism, and Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome. B) He suffers from acute respiratory distress syndrome, Parkinsonism, and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome.

    asked on December 12, 2012
  92. Grammar

    Select the correctly capitalized sentence: A) He was seen in the Emergency department. B) He was seen in the Emergency Department. C) He was seen in the emergency department. My answer is B

    asked on December 12, 2012
  93. Grammar

    1.Select the correct verb form: A) The remainder of the review of systems was normal. B) The remainder of the review of systems were normal. I answered A

    asked on December 12, 2012
  94. Grammar

    A compound modifier acts as a _____ unit modifying a noun. A) compound B) coordinate C) plural D) single I answered D

    asked on November 27, 2012
  95. Grammar and hyphens

    Select the sentence which is correctly punctuated. A) This white female, gravida 32, para 4, is well-developed. B) This white female, gravida 32, para 4, is well developed. I answered A

    asked on October 31, 2012
  96. Math

    Police use a formula s = S √1/L , where S is the test-car speed and L is the test-skid length, to find the actual speed s in an accident which left a skid mark of l. Find the actual speed s (nearest whole mph) when S=45 mph, 1=150 ft, L=100 ft.

    asked on March 3, 2012
  97. math

    Solve by the method of choice A book club offers a choice of 8 books from a list of 40. in how many ways can a member make a selection?

    asked on August 23, 2011
  98. math

    Evaluate each factorial expression. 106! 104!

    asked on August 22, 2011
  99. math

    Determine the periodic deposit. round to the nearest dollar. how much of the financial goal comes from deposits and how much comes from interest. Periodic deposit %? at the end of each months Rate 8.25% compounded monthly Time 40 years Financial goal

    asked on August 15, 2011
  100. chem

    Global warming refers to the rise in average global temperature due to the increased concentration of certain gases, called greenhouse gases, in our atmosphere. Earth¡¯s oceans, because of their high heat capacity, can absorb heat and therefore act to

    asked on January 24, 2011


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