# mysterychicken

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1. ## Chemistry

Rank Cd, Br, and Si from worst to best conductor of electricity. Is it Br, Cd, Si? Thanks -MC

2. ## chemistry

I'm not sure how to solve this: If 125 cal of heat is applied to a 60.0-g piece of copper at 20.0∘C , what will the final temperature be? The specific heat of copper is 0.0920 cal/(g⋅∘C). Express the final temperature numerically in degrees Celsius

3. ## Literature

I have to write a book review on a captivity story that I've read. The instructions are: 'Choose a captivity story you know or have read, and share your findings about it in the form of a book review. Summarize the reason for the captivity, the main events

4. ## chemistry

I need help solving this: The grams of protein in 1 cup of soup that has 110 Cal with 7 g of fat and 9 g of carbohydrate. Express your answer using one significant figure. Thanks -MC

5. ## Chemistry

I have this problem: How much heat energy is required to raise the temperature of 0.365kg of copper from 23.0 ∘C to 60.0 ∘C? The specific heat of copper is 0.0920 cal/(g⋅∘C). I did the equation using formula Heat= mass x change in temperature x

6. ## math

Not sure about this question... 1. State the range for the function f(x) = -log 1/2(base) (x-1) + 2 ..help?

7. ## Thesis Statement

Is this thesis OK for my schizophrenia essay? Schizophrenia is a severe mental illness that deeply affects the patient's daily life Thanks -MC

8. ## Literature

'What is the tone of the poem El Olvido? Describe the speaker's attitude towards the subject and support your description by commenting on word choice and rhythm.' This is what i got: The tone of the poem 'El Olvido' is very solemn as the speaker describes

9. ## Chem

Sort the following chromium compounds by whether the cation is chromium(II) or chromium(III). Cr2S3, Cr3P2, Crl3, CrO, CrBr2, CrN. How would I solve this? Soo stuck. Thanks! -MC

10. ## Literature

This is what I've added to my expository essay on Phoebe Winterbottom to show a little more about her character: When Phoebe does accepts her mother in the end, the reader sees a different side of her. After Mrs.Winterbottom leaves, Phoebe’s fear that

11. ## English 2

2. The overall message of "To Every Thing There Is A Season" is a. every human emotion and activity has an appropriate time in life b. life is a meaningless cycle of pleasure and pain c. humans have been given power over nature, and they should use it

12. ## Literature

Discuss examples of the ways in which door and keys are used as symbols in The Miracle Worker. Make at least two references to specific details in the play to support your ideas. The greatest symbolic representations of Helen and her inability to

13. ## Literature

Need help with this: Explain how rhyme, rhythm, and other sound effects such as alliteration, assonance, and onomatopoeia can contribute to a poem's mood. Thanks -MC

14. ## Literature

El Olvido: It is a dangerous thing to forget the climate of your birthplace, to choke out the voices of dead relatives when in dreams they call you by your secret name. It is dangerous to spurn the clothes you were born to wear for the sake of fashion;

15. ## Geography

I have to write an essay on this topic: 54. Compare and Contrast Switzerland and France in terms of language and culture. Before the 1500s, French was only spoken in Paris but as the kings in France expanded their control, they decreed that French be used

16. ## Pre-Algebra

Is this correct? Which of the following best describes every parallelogram? A. a quadrilateral with only one pair of congruent sides B. a quadrilateral with only one pair of congruent angles C. a quadrilateral with both pairs of opposite sides parallel D.

17. ## Algebra

Need help with these: 12. Name the property: 8 + 3.4= 3.4 + 8 a. Inverse Property of Addition b. Associative Property of Addition c. Commutative Property of Addition d. Inverse Property of Multiplication I think the answer is C 16. The standard form for a

18. ## Chem

I'm not sure about this: Rank from most to least valence electrons- Xe, In, I, Sb, Rb Thanks -MC

19. ## Misc

I need to know: is it written nonrenewable or non-renewable? Thanks -MC

20. ## Literature

'What is the tone of the poem El Olvido? Describe the speaker's attitude towards the subject and support your description by commenting on word choice and rhythm.' The tone of the poem ‘El Olvido’ is intense as a mother prays for her child who has

21. ## Geography

32. Which nations of Western Europe border the Mediterranean Sea? 33. List the nations that share a border with Switzerland. Thanks -MC

22. ## US History

4. If Britain and France had not adopted a policy of appeasement, would Adolf Hitler have been as successful as he was in overruning Europe? Thanks -MC

23. ## English 2

12. All of the following words describe Sir Lancelot Du Lake except a. loyal b. indirect c. strong d. clever B? 13. What is the most likely reason that Sir Lancelot doesn't initially fight the three Round Table knights at the end of the story? a. Sir

24. ## Literature

'A symbol is a person, place, or thing, or an event that stands for itself and for something beyond itself as well. What do you think the abalone shells symbolize or represent? Consider how the narrator describes the outside of the shell as well as the

25. ## Biology

Have I got the correct answers for all these questions? 1. Explain what genetic engineering is and how it can be applied to everyday life. Ans- Genetic engineering is a technology in which the genome of a living cell is modified for medical or industrial

26. ## Biology

2. Which statement best explains the effect of resources on population size? a. the exponential growth curve models the effects of limiting resources on population size b. Limited resources decrease the growth rate of population size c. Density-dependent

27. ## Literature

I have to write an expository essay on Phoebe Winterbottom, from Walk Two Moons, analyzing her character. This is what I have: Pheobe Winterbottom is a nervous girl who receives mysterious messages, meets a “lunatic”, and whose mother goes away in the

28. ## Geography

19. The spread of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Islam throughout Southeast Asia best exemplifies what geographic theme? a. movement b. location c. place d. absolute region 28. What information would be the most helpful in drawing inferences about why certain

29. ## Literature

How can I find the key passages in the short story Marigolds, to develop the theme of the story. I have to use quotes from the key passages I choose...not sure what to do here. What are key passages? Thanks -MC

30. ## Geography

Compare and contrast the societies, governments, and economies of both North and South Korea. This is what I got: Since 1945, the Korean Peninsula has been divided into two countries: North and South Korea. North Korea, which is also known as The

31. ## Math

1. On the interval [0, 2pi] what are the solutions to the equation sin3xcos2x = -cos3xsin2x + 1? pi/10 and pi/2? 2. What is the value of tan75degrees? √(3) + 1)/(1 - √(3))? 3. Value of cos(130degrees)cos(130degrees) + sin(10degrees)sin(10degrees)? Not

32. ## Walk Two Moons

Ahh, havn't been on this forever! I have a question about the book Walk Two Moons by Sharon Creech. In the book it says, "Don't judge a man until you've walked two moons in his moccasins." What does this phrase mean? To me it sounds like the saying "Don't

33. ## Geography--Need this ASAP Please

What countries could these be? I reallyy need help with this; it has to be done by tonight! 1. Country A= 'Shaped like an S, tropical rain forest, very populous, facing the South China Sea.' 2. Country B= 'A wet land bordered by mountains on west, north,

34. ## English 3

1. Which sentence states an opinion held by American Romantic writers? a. Cities are centers of corruption and ugliness b. European literature has no traditions worth considering c. Westward expansion is exploitative and dangerous d. Ordinary readers do

35. ## World History

1. The purpose of American and European imperialism in the Pacific was mainly to gain a. markets for manufactured products b. coaling stations and naval bases c. sources of raw materials d. places for surplus populations I'm not sure between A and C 8.

36. ## Biology

2. Which statement best explains the effect of resources on population size? a. the exponential growth curve models the effects of limiting resources on population size b. Limited resources decrease the growth rate of population size c. Density-dependent

37. ## Geography

I have to use the hints given to find out what place is being talked about- 31. "We had our picnic near the capital of this new nation, which used to be the eastern part of Czechoslovakia." ...Slovakia? 32. "The person collecting these samples writes that

38. ## Literature

what if I say that the tone of 'Legal Alien' is uncomfortable and complicated as she describes the harships being faced? And for Harlem, can I just say that the tone seems calm as he compares the deffered dreams to unpleasant things? ..I really need help

39. ## Geography

26. Which of the following statements about New Zealand's first inhabitants is NOT true? a. the origin of the Maoris is in dispute by scholars b. the Maoris lost most of their land in the 1800s to British colonists. c. the Maoris are trying to reassert

40. ## Math

1. Power reducing formulas can be used to rewrite 8sin^2 xcos^2 x as 1-cos4x. True or False? 2. Find the exact value of cos15 degrees using a suitable half angle formula. square root of 2+root3 / 2? 3. Find the exact value of cos^2(pi/8) using a suitable

41. ## Literature

10. Anna Quindlen defines home as a. a place that we can shape to fit ourselves b. a place that provides protection from elements c. three meals a day and a place to rest d. a mailing adress to give to authorities I think it's a? Thanks -MC

42. ## English

2. In the last stanza of "Tableau", the boys a. angrily confront the adults of the town b. happily continue walking c. sadly go their separate ways d. speak to each other loudly B 3. Which of the following quotations from "The River Merchant's Wife" is the

43. ## World History

I really need help matching these places to these descriptions: Japan, Taiwan, China, North Korea, Cambodia, Burma -This country's attack on its neighbor prompted UN forces to intervene. (North Korea?) -In the 1980s this nation was a world industrial

44. ## English 3

14. All of the following are unusual elements of Walt Whitman's free verse except a. foreign terms b. invented words c. satirical commentary d. American slang I think it's A but it might also be C.. 15. Which of the following word pairs from Emily

45. ## World History

1. The Cossacks were a nomadic people who a. led the Russian expansion overseas b. led the Russian expansion eastward towards Siberia c. led the Russian political expansion south and west d. led the Russian expansion to the new world B? 2. the conflict

46. ## Literature

[From Thunder On Sycamore Street by Reginald Rose] 2. We first sense that something out of the ordinary is going on when a. Frank quietly asks what the other people on the block are saying b. Roger is allowed to turn on the TV c. Frank announces that he

47. ## English 2

Just need someone to check these questions for me-- 1. A complication in the plot is BEST described as a. an event that poses a problem for the main character b. additional information about the main character c. an isolated incident d. a physical event

48. ## US History

What features of the Constitution make it flexible enough to apply to the nation's needs today? Thanks -MC

49. ## Literature

What is the tone and rhythm of the poems 'Harlem' by Langston Hughes and 'Legal Alien' by Pat Mora? Thanks -MC

50. ## Literature

10. At the end of the play [Romeo and Juliet], both families plan to a. go into seclusion b. punish the friar for his sin c. hold combined funeral services d. erect a memorial to the lovers D? -MC

51. ## Geography

21. The Indian subcontinent is separated from the rest of Asia by the a. Himalayas b. Ganges River c. Deccan Plateau d. Eastern Ghats A Thanks -MC

52. ## Grammar

Can someone please check if my answers are correct? Identify the verb form that correctly completes each sentence: 1.At the stroke of midnight, the fireworks ________ into the night sky. A.burst B.bursts C.bursted D.bursting A 2.Jermaine, seeing the shower

53. ## English

(From Emily Dickinson's "The Moon is Distant from the Sea) In the Dickinson poem, the moon and the sea are metaphors for a. uncaring and cold natural forces b. a strict teacher and a frightened pupil c. a loved one and the speaker d. the effect of a rising

54. ## Biology

'We are currently in an energy crisis. After food, fossil fuels are humanity's most important source of energy. These resources take millions of years to make. We are currently using the fuels that were made more than 300 million years ago, before the time

55. ## Literature

from Feast of Fear: Conversations with Stephen King: ..."And I get paid to show people the different perspective. That's why people pay writers and aritists. That's the only reason we're around. We're excess baggage. I have no skill that improves the

56. ## Literature

3. From Which point of view are the following paragraphs written? A young woman just moved into an apartment. She thought it was a nice neighbor-hood and became delighted when she heard a saxophone. She could not believe her luck--she, too, played the sax.

57. ## Geography

6. Which of the following statements is NOT true? a. the Nile River is a major transportation route across southern Africa b. the central plateau produces many cataracts in African rivers. c. Africa's rivers can be used for hydroelectric power d. because

58. ## chemistry

Just need help solving this one, please: The grams of fat in one avocado if it has 405 Calories, 13 g of carbohydrate, and 5 g of protein Express your answer using one significant figure. Thanks -MC

59. ## Literature

19. Authors use 5 methods of indirect characterization: speech, appearance, private thoughts, actions, and descriptions of how other characters feel about the character. They also use direct characterization, expressly describing what a character is like.

60. ## Geography

20. What role do West African women play in the region's economy? a. tradition will not allow women to work outside the home b. women make most of the economic decisions in West Africa's matriarchal society c. women help grow crops and run local markets d.

61. ## Spanish

6. Mi abuela tiene un abrigo de ____ en su guardarropa, pero casi nunca lo lleva. a. pelo b. madera c. piel d. algo C? 9. Dicen que el aire en el campo es más ______ que en la ciudad. a. contaminada b. puro c. guapo d. sucia Not sure.. 11. "¿Qué me

62. ## US History

11. The Spanish established outposts in the Southeast to a. trade with Native Americans b. encourage Spanish immigration c. search for previous metals d. protect its trade routes No idea... 13. One thing a person could do in 1900 but not in 1865 was a.

63. ## Biology

2. Which statement best explains the effect of resources on population size? a. the exponential growth curve models the effects of limiting resources on population size b. Limited resources decrease the growth rate of population size c. Density-dependent

64. ## Literature

Need help with this: 'Explain how rhyme, rhythm, and other sound effect such as alliteration, assonance, and onomatopoeia, can contribute to a poem's mood. Support your ideas with examples from the two poems 'American Hero' and 'The Gift' Thanks -MC

65. ## Algebra

2. A long distance phone company has a monthly fee of \$7.95 and charges a rate of \$0.05 per minute. Another long distance company has a monthly fee of \$9.95 and charges a rate of \$0.03 per minute. At how many minutes would the two companies have equal

66. ## Grammar

Identify the entire verb phrase: 1.The whole event had been secretly planned by the Wong twins. Ans- had been secretly planned 2.Hadn't you ever been to a state fair before? A.hadn't ever been B.had ever been C.had been D.hadn't been A Are these correct?

67. ## Chemistry

The total Calories for 2 tablespoons of crunchy peanut butter that contains 6 g of carbohydrate, 16 g of fat, and 7 g of protein. Express your answer using one significant figure. How do I figure out the amount of kcal per carb fat and protein? Thanks -MC

68. ## English 2

12. In "Two Kinds", what motivated Jing-mei to keep silent about her performance at the piano recital, never discussing the recital with her mother? a. She fears her mother feels betrayed by her failure b. She thinks her mother will become angry if she

69. ## Geography

I have to write an essay on this topic: In an essay, discuss the causes of discontent between Catholics and Protestants in Ireland and the significant events in this drama. Be sure to include dates throughout your essay in order to create a timeline of the

70. ## Literature

3. In "Of Plymouth plantation, at the first Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims are most thankful for a. the treaty they made with the American Indians b. the departure of loathsome sailors c. their store of game and corn d. the arrival of more people from England

71. ## Geography

51. How do the monsoons and the moutains influence the climate in South Asia? Include an analysis of how monsoons can be responsible for survival and hardship in this region. The monsoons affect the South Asian climate greatly. In winter the winds blow

72. ## Math

Can I please get some help on these questions: 1. How many solutions does the equation,2sin^2 2 θ = sin2θ have on the interval [0, 2pi]? 4? ...what about 4cos2θ = 8cos^2 2θ? 2. True or False: sin^2 4x = 1 has 8 solutions on the interval [0, 2pi]?

73. ## Grammar

Still need help with this one- Choose the sentence that uses a verb in the passive voice: A. Away from the constant interruptions of modern life, camping families find each other. B. When they share the hardship of a cold night, they learn about one

74. ## Math

Power reducing formulas can be used to rewrite 8sin^2 x cos^2 x as 1 - cos4x True? Thanks

75. ## Jishka

What is the meaning of Jishka in the Bolivian language? --I think it's Bolivian. Thanks -MC

76. ## Literature

What does this quotation reveal about Mr.Abe from "Abalone, Abalone, Abalone" by Toshio Mori? "Do not say anything. Nothing, mind you. When you have found the reason you must collect and preserve them [the shells], you do not have to say anything more."

77. ## Geography

2. How has human settlement affected the natural vegetation of Western Europe? a. People have carefully protected all of the scenic areas in Western Europe b. Most of the natural forests in Western Europe have been cleared to make way for farms and to

78. ## English

"I have but one lamp by which my feet are guided; and that is the lamp of experience." This is an example of a. an appeal to authority b. allusion c. conceit d. logic C? Thanks

79. ## Geography

23. Most of the people in South Asia make their living from a. mining b. herding c. farming d. weaving C 25. The two religions with the most followers in South Asia are a. Hinduism and Christianity b. Christianity and Sikhism c. Hinduism and Islam d.

80. ## Biology

3. Which of the follwoing statements about sexual and asexual reproduction is FALSE? a. genetic diversity occurs in sexual reproduction b. asexually reproducing organisms can repair their own DNA c. there are no special reproductive celss in asexual

81. ## US History

3. Many senators opposed American entry into the League of Nations because a. they feared it would weaken the country's independence b. they disapproved of its other member countries c. they wanted stronger promises of support from other countries d. they

82. ## Spanish 1

16. Soy ordenado, pero ____ soy desordenado. a. tampoco b. jueves c. a veces d. de veras C? 17. a mí no me gusta _____. a. pero a ti b. tampoco c. a veces a mí d. tambíen Not sure... 18. -¿_____ impaciente? -No, soy paciente. a. Eres b. Te llamas c.

83. ## Biology

3. Which of the follwoing statements about sexual and asexual reproduction is FALSE? a. genetic diversity occurs in sexual reproduction b. asexually reproducing organisms can repair their own DNA c. there are no special reproductive celss in asexual

84. ## Literature

2. At one point in Whitman's poem, "When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer", the speaker a. falls asleep and dreams of start b. argues with the astronomer c. wanders off by himself d. writes the astronomer a fan letter B? Thanks -MC

85. ## English 2

(From A Separate Peace) 2. Unlike Finny, Gene tends to be a. spontaneous b. contradictory c. envious d. rebellious C? 3. For Gene, jumping from the tree seems to be a way to a. reject his past life of conformity b. gain new respect from his classmates c.

86. ## Literature

El Olvido: It is a dangerous thing to forget the climate of your birthplace, to choke out the voices of dead relatives when in dreams they call you by your secret name. It is dangerous to spurn the clothes you were born to wear for the sake of fashion;

87. ## Literature

6. In 'The Necklace', Mathilde seems happiest when a. she recievs the invitation to the reception b. she attends and dances at the reception c. her husband gives her money to buy a new dress d. Mme. Forestier lets her borrow the necklace I'm stuck between

88. ## Geography

Alrighty, this is what I got with my essay and I worked really hard! How is it? Until the early 1500’s the Roman Catholic Church was the one who decided all religious matters for the Christian Western Europe. When some Christians started to protest

89. ## Enviro Science

4. Which of the following is NOT a threat that impacts biodiversity? a. use of land for agriculture and housing b. dam construction c. overuse of water d. helping endangered species D 10. If exponential growth occurs in the population of a species of

90. ## US History

43. President Truman issued the Truman Doctrine in response to a. Soviet aggression in Poland b. pressure by Communists on Turkey and Greece c. Churchill's "Iron Curtain" speech d. Stalin's demands at the Postdam Conference A? 45. The Weathermen alarmed

91. ## Grammar

Here are some more- What kind of complement is the word in CAPS? 1.Fill the BUCKET with potting soil. A.direct object B.indirect object C.predicate nominative D.predicate adjective A? 2.The jigsaw puzzle is too EASY for me. A.direct object B.indirect

92. ## English 2

(From A Separate Peace) 9. Finny's behavior in the snowball fight suggests that his life is a. one long struggle b. based on disorder and unpredictability c. governed by strong loyalties d. marked by a basic dishonesty B? Or C..not sure Thanks -MC

93. ## English 2

'In "It Can't Be Helped", the author describes how racial prejudice affected her early life. Identify the key event in the selection, then explain how the author responded to the event at the time it happened and how she viewed the same even later in

94. ## Algebra

Need help with these 3, with work shown please--- 30. A block of ice loses one-third of its weight every hour. After 2 hours, the block weighs 40 pounds. How much did the block of ice weigh to begin with? 48. Does the Commutative Property apply to this

95. ## Biology

20. One difference between a gastrovascular cavity and a one-way digestive system is the presence or absence of a. cell specialization b. digestive enzymes c. digestion within body cells d. a moist membrane for nutrient diffusion A? 21. In an open

96. ## Biology

29. CFCs are a problem because they a. have been released in large quantities in the past b. break down to reactive free chlorine atoms c. attack ozone molecules in the upper atmosphere d. all of the above D? 10. Ozone depletion in the atmosphere a. leads

97. ## Geography

Compare and contrast the various sources of energy. ---my teacher told me to do renewable and non-renewable. this is what i got: Energy sources are of two types: nonrenewable and renewable. Energy sources are considered nonrenewable if they cannot be

98. ## Chem (Specific Heat)

I am confused as to how to solve this problem. Can someone please tell me the steps? I know SH = heat/ mass x change in temp. What is the specific heat of a metal if 7.74 × 103 J of energy is required to warm a 75.0 g sample of the metal from 10 °C to