orpheus

Most popular questions and responses by orpheus
  1. english

    Why are interviews an important tool for gathering information? A. An interview encourages the interviewee to tell his or her life story in detail. B. An interview shows how both parties demonstrate their problem-solving skills. C. An interview gives the

    asked on January 21, 2014
  2. the old man and the sea

    What are Santiago's feelings about the marlin as the second night approaches? A. He is tired of the struggle and just wants it to end. B. He is awed by the marlin's determination to fight. C. He wishes he never caught the fish. D. He fears the fish will

    asked on December 9, 2013
  3. biology - dna

    If a DNA double helix is gradually heated, which bonds in the molecule will break first (are the weakest)? A. bonds between the nitrogenous bases B. bonds between the bases and the sugars C. bonds between the sugar and phosphate within a nucleotide D.

    asked on December 4, 2013
  4. biology

    In a cross of heterozygous RW four o'clock plants (RW x RW) what proportion of the seeds will grow to produce pink flowers? A. 0 B. 0.25 C. 0.5 D. 0.75

    asked on November 28, 2013
  5. old man and the sea

    Why isn't Santiago prepared for the first shark attack? A. Because Santiago had not seen any sharks in these waters before. B. Because the shark comes up, almost out of nowhere, from the ocean depths. C. Because sharks are built to feed on all the fishes

    asked on December 10, 2013
  6. english

    "Maybe if I can increase the tension just a little it will hurt him and he will jump, he thought. Now that it is daylight let him jump so that he'll fill the sacks along his backbone with air and then he cannot go deep to die." This passage illustrates A.

    asked on December 30, 2013
  7. language arts

    Which one of these sentences is written in active voice? A. The umbrella was carried by the young lady as she walked on the beach. B. They walked up the road together to the old rickety barn. C. The newspaper was held down by the paper weight. D. The smell

    asked on November 25, 2013
  8. biology - natural selection

    Which of these is the foundation for relative dating? A. Earth is very old. B. Deeper rock strata are older. C. Radioisotopes decay at a constant rate. D. Organisms can be closely related to each other.

    asked on January 2, 2014
  9. biology

    Which of the following is not produced in the light-dependent reactions of photosynthesis? A. NADPH B. sugars C. ATP D. oxygen

    asked on November 18, 2013
  10. english - myths

    The traits of a hero are determined by A. cultural values. B. their experiences.

    asked on November 23, 2013
  11. biology

    In a cross with a mother who carries the allele for hemophilia and a father who has normal blood clotting what would be the expected phenotypes of the offspring? A. all females normal, all males normal B. all females normal, all males with hemophilia C.

    asked on December 2, 2013
  12. biology

    If two parents who's blood types are both B produce a child that has blood type O, what can you say about the parent's genotypes? A. one is ii B. one is IBi C. both are IBi D. nothing, this is impossible isnt this C?

    asked on December 1, 2013
  13. english

    An important purpose of myths is A. to create interesting entertainment and exciting story plots. B. to illustrate the connections between modern times and the past. C. to build an understanding of the past and teach lessons for the future. D. to establish

    asked on November 23, 2013
  14. hemingway

    Hemingway once said, “For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck...and write BETTER than I can.” What does this quote say about what Hemingway thought of his writing? A. His writing allows the reader to

    asked on November 25, 2013
  15. english essay

    can someone critique my essay, please? :) here's my instructions: Prompt 1: Considering what you have learned about Hemingway, his journalistic style, and how his experiences influence his writing, write a prediction for The Old Man and the Sea. Who is the

    asked on November 24, 2013
  16. science

    A class is learning about acceleration due to gravity. Their plan is to climb a ladder and drop different kinds of balls from the same height at the same time. They will repeat this for ten trials, recording the data after each test. A video will be made

    asked on January 22, 2014
  17. german

    When a modal is used with another verb, where is the other verb placed in the sentence? at the beginning directly after the modal at the end directly after the subject

    asked on November 27, 2013
  18. german

    Which "two-way" preposition generally governs the Accusative case? unter an neben über

    asked on November 13, 2013
  19. english

    Excerpted from A Tale of Two Cities by Charles !@#$%^&ens [1] Saint Antoine* had been, that morning, a vast dusky mass of scarecrows heaving to and fro, with frequent gleams of light above the billowy heads, where steel blades and bayonets shone in the

    asked on November 23, 2013
  20. algebra - inequalities

    Solve the inequality. 1/4x < 0.325 A. x > 1.3 B. x > 0.08125 C. x < 1.3 D. x < 0.08125 do i divide or multiply here? i think it's divide, in that case, i'd answer C.

    asked on November 20, 2013
  21. sociology

    Which economist, using exponential growth, predicted that the world population would pass the capacity the planet could support? A. Jean-Baptiste Say B. Roy Forbes Harrod C. Sir John Richard Hicks D. Thomas Robert Malthus ughhh i cant remember who this is

    asked on December 31, 2013
  22. algebra

    can someone please explain "converting to slope-intercept form" to me please? i've watched countless videos on it and i don't understand how to do these problems. all i really need is an explained step-by-step on how to do these types of problems. all of

    asked on November 7, 2013
  23. german

    Choose the correct helping verb. Wir ____ geschlafen. sind haben urggghh im unsure about this :(

    asked on January 24, 2014
  24. history

    What was one example of the Southern states' attempts to restrict the rights and opportunities of freedmen shortly after the Civil War? A. Orders from the governor prohibited persons of color from owning property. B. Local laws prohibited persons of color

    asked on January 23, 2014
  25. algebra

    Let the set of ordered pairs (x, y)= {(1, 2), (2, 4), (1, 3), (3, 4)} is a relation between x and y. Then the relation: A. is a function B. is not a function as y = 4 is related to two values of x i.e. x = 2 and x = 3 C. is not a function as x = 1 is

    asked on January 22, 2014
  26. sociology

    Which theory, in conjunction with labeling theory, tries to explain how people define deviance in situations in everyday life? A. conflict theory B. functionalism theory C. network theory D. symbolic interaction i cant find this in my vocabulary list so

    asked on November 27, 2013
  27. myths

    In the archetypal heroic quest, the hero A. goes on a quest to demonstrate his strengths and perfection. B. overcomes all challenges without damage to his core strengths. C. exhibits both strengths and flaws as he faces challenges. D. builds a following as

    asked on November 23, 2013
  28. biology

    Gene cloning can involve inserting genes into A. machines. B. humans. C. plants. D. protein. this is not D, and i don't think it's A. if i had to guess, i'd pick C but i'm unsure if it could be B as well.

    asked on December 19, 2013
  29. indirect object

    Find the indirect object. I gave my friend a ride. I my friend ride i don't remember how to do this :(

    asked on January 23, 2014
  30. biology

    Which list shows the correct order of locations and steps in protein processing? A. 1. endoplasmic reticulum (protein modification) 2. Golgi apparatus (protein packaging) 3. ribosome (protein synthesis) B. 1. ribosome (protein synthesis) 2. endoplasmic

    asked on January 22, 2014
  31. sociology

    What are the three processes that can cause major changes for a population? A. crude birthrate, crude death rate, demography B. fertility, mortality, and migration C. infant mortality rate, fertility, and crude birthrate D. life expectancy, life span, and

    asked on December 31, 2013
  32. sociology

    Marxism claims that social welfare agencies are really just organizations of A. social class. B. social control. C. social pride. D. social vanity.

    asked on November 27, 2013
  33. biology - cells

    Which scientist proposed that cells come from other cells? A. Hooke B. van Leeuwenhoek C. Schwann D. Virchow

    asked on November 18, 2013
  34. physics

    i'm having a lot of trouble with these and can't seem to figure them out no matter how many times i replace variables in my equations and write down what i know and need and i don't know what to do about it anymore. The speed of a boat undergoing constant

    asked on September 21, 2014
  35. algebra

    6j - 5 < 2(3j-4) is the answer to this "no solution"?

    asked on December 16, 2013
  36. sociology

    Which sociologist showed that deviance exists in all societies, even those that treat members equally? A. Émile Durkheim B. Fredrick Engels C. Karl Marx D. Max Weber i'm stuck on this answer. i'm guessing it's not marx but it could be any of the other

    asked on November 27, 2013
  37. algebra

    A secretary at the police department makes $8 less per hour than the dispatcher. The combined hourly wage of the secretary and the dispatcher is $40. Which equation could be used to find the hourly wage of the dispatcher? A. 2x + 8 = 40 B. 2x − 8 = 40 C.

    asked on November 19, 2013
  38. algebra

    Solve. -1 = 1/2h - 7 - 3/4h what's the easiest way to get the answer to this? :o

    asked on November 17, 2013
  39. algebra

    Solve. 9 = 2y - 1 = 7y the way to solve this is right on the tip of my tongue but i can't remember exactly how to do it.

    asked on November 17, 2013
  1. indirect object

    thank u steve!

    posted on January 23, 2014
  2. algebra

    i think this is A

    posted on January 22, 2014
  3. sociology

    thank you!!! :D

    posted on December 31, 2013
  4. sociology

    thank you!!! :3

    posted on December 31, 2013
  5. english

    i think this is B

    posted on December 30, 2013
  6. biology

    no wait it's A

    posted on November 28, 2013
  7. biology

    is this B?

    posted on November 28, 2013
  8. sociology

    hmmm!!! thank you :)

    posted on November 27, 2013
  9. math

    31759999.9219 or 34450591.17 ? depends on the order of operations but i'd guess the second

    posted on November 27, 2013
  10. sociology

    thank you, ms. sue! that makes sense.

    posted on November 27, 2013
  11. sociology

    im thinking this is A or B

    posted on November 27, 2013
  12. german

    thanks, both of you! :) you're awesome

    posted on November 27, 2013
  13. language arts

    nope, it was B! i guessed that one and it was right. :-)

    posted on November 25, 2013
  14. language arts

    i feel like this is d but idk

    posted on November 25, 2013
  15. hemingway

    that's what i was thinking! ty

    posted on November 25, 2013
  16. english essay

    Hemingway's fashion of writing evolved from being simply a way to report news to a way to share his stories with the world. From his memories of the places he's been and the things he's seen, he draws realism and shapes it into fictional and factual

    posted on November 24, 2013
  17. english essay

    i see an error already, i forgot a conclusion! i'll write one now and post it when i'm finished.

    posted on November 24, 2013
  18. english

    thank you!

    posted on November 23, 2013
  19. myths

    thanks!

    posted on November 23, 2013
  20. english - myths

    am i right? i forgot to add that

    posted on November 23, 2013
  21. english

    oh! thank you! :)

    posted on November 23, 2013
  22. english

    im thinking this is C?

    posted on November 23, 2013
  23. algebra - inequalities

    thanks!!!!!!!

    posted on November 20, 2013
  24. math-line graph

    y is x but backwards?

    posted on November 19, 2013
  25. algebra

    no, that was wrong. :/ thanks, though!

    posted on November 19, 2013
  26. biology

    is the answer to this D?

    posted on November 18, 2013
  27. algebra

    nvm i got it

    posted on November 17, 2013
  28. 9th Grade Math

    i'd say so.

    posted on November 17, 2013
  29. math check

    yes, i thought of that as well, so it really depends.

    posted on November 17, 2013
  30. algebra

    it's -2

    posted on November 17, 2013
  31. math check

    meters would be more like distance between people within the same area, not necessarily the distance between two distinct places

    posted on November 17, 2013
  32. math check

    i'd probably say b

    posted on November 17, 2013
  33. writing

    dic·tion ˈdikSHən/Submit noun 1. the choice and use of words and phrases in speech or writing. "Wordsworth campaigned against exaggerated poetic diction" 2. the style of enunciation in speaking or singing. "she began imitating his careful diction"

    posted on November 15, 2013
  34. 8th grade science

    you're welcome :~)

    posted on November 13, 2013
  35. 8th grade science

    the earth and moon go around the sun less often than the moon goes around the earth. so, it is more likely for the lunar eclipses than the solar eclipses to occur.

    posted on November 13, 2013