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HistoryThe slave trade was a system created for transporting native Africans to North and South America to be used as free labor. Most slaves came from the western part of Africa. Once in the New World,...

Guns, Germs, and SteelIn Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond, why did the different areas of Austronesia develop so...The Austronesian expansion refers to one of the largest population movements of the past 6,000 years, in which people of Taiwan (or, as Diamond states, "stemming ultimately from mainland China")...

Fast Food Nation: The Dark Side of the AllAmerican MealAccording to data in Chapter 4 of Fast Food Nation, the International Franchise Association (IFA) has overstated the benefits of owning a franchise. A 1998 IFA survey reported that 92% of franchise...

Essay LabEvery line of your dialogue should include quotation marks that begin and end each exchange. For example, the first two lines of your conversation should read as: "Now we fish together again." "No....

ScienceIn the video "Billy Nye Battles with CNN Host," the female host uses a great deal of faulty reasoning. She references a March 69 Gallup Poll that states that 36% of polled people (who she referred...

The Professor and the MadmanOne of the themes of The Professor and the Madman is the thin line between sanity and insanity. William Chester Minor, in an insane asylum for committing murder, became one of the most prolific...

The Fall of the House of UsherThe Ushers' ancestral curse is madness. It is not entirely clear what has caused the ancestral curse of the Usher family. Obviously, both the brother and sister are suffering from something which...

ReferenceThere are two parts to how we commonly type blood, the part that deals with antigens (the part of blood type that is A,B,AB or O) and Rh factor (the positive or negative after the letters). The...

The Scarlet IbisThere is supporting evidence in “The Scarlet Ibis” by James Hurst to demonstrate that the narrator, Doodle’s older brother, exhibits both character traits of being prideful and being filled...

Of Mice and MenThe American Dream is the ideal that anyone who lives in the United States can achieve a meaningful life and meet all of his or her needs through hard work and determination. "Of Mice and Men" and...

Of Mice and MenSIMILARITIES:1) Both Of Mice and Men and "The American Dream" describe financial independence as a key component of achieving the American dream. While in the poem this is not the most important...

LiteratureThere are a few options! If you are looking online and you need a fairly basic analysis (a run down of themes or motifs, summaries, character profiles, etc.), there are a lot of websites made to...

ReferenceOpera seria is a genre of opera. It was common in the 18th century. The term itself is Italian, but opera seria was performed in many European countries in addition to Italy. The style of this...

Lord of the FliesIn Chapter 8, Simon encounters the severed pig's head in his secluded spot in the forest. Simon is mesmerized by the pig's head and the swarming flies around it. He begins to hallucinate and hears...

The Ballad of the Sad CaféAn interior monologue presents the innermost thoughts of a character in a direct way (which refers to a style in which the reader can hear the thoughts of the character directly) or in an indirect...

HistoryThe answer to your question is, in a sense, contained in the question itself. The question speaks of how the 1950s was a decade of prosperity in the US while, at the same time, it was a decade of...

Law and PoliticsAlthough voter frustration with politics as usual may end up changing our party system, it is not clear how it will do so. At the moment, both parties seem to be in some degree of flux. The Tea...

A Sound of ThunderBecause this question asks what a person thinks, it is an opinion based question; therefore, it's up to you how you want to answer it. Personally, yes, I think the images described make time...

LiteratureThe main theme of the poem centers on the necessity of remembering, celebrating, and cherishing the "truly great" among us. The narrator doesn't specifically state who these "truly great" people...

LiteratureThe main theme of the poem is that the "truly great" individuals of our time deserve to be remembered, cherished, and emulated by all of us. The verbs "was" and "were" indicate that these great...

By the Waters of BabylonIn the short story, “By the Waters of Babylon,” the protagonist, John, decides to travel east. This decision goes against everything that his people believe. At the beginning of the story, we...

LiteratureIn Seth's "The Frog and the Nightingale," the nightingale's selfishness can be seen in the approach she takes to her gift of song. The nightingale displays selfishness in how she loves to be...

LiteratureFirst, the Iliad is a poem about the Trojan War. In this poem, Menelaus and the Greeks have declared war on Troy with the avowed purpose of obtaining back Helen, wife of Menelaus, who had been...

The DestructorsMr. Thomas's house in "The Destructors" reflects the character of the postwar era in Britain (after World War II) because the house has been shattered by a bomb during the air raids carried out by...

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The Road Not TakenI'll answer this question with a personal example, as I can't speak for your unique, individual experience. However, hopefully my own response will give you some guidance and/or inspiration to...

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SpeakAlthough Melinda was once a good student, her schooling takes a serious hit after the trauma of being raped at the house party over the summer. In her freshman year, Melinda does not study,...

Love for LoveWhat is the relationship between Valentine and Angelica in Love for Love by William Congreve? (1 image)In the play, Valentine and Angelica are in love with each other; one can say that they are romantically inclined towards each other. For his part, Valentine is a libertine who enjoys a lavish...

LiteratureThe outcome of the Tom Robinson trial drastically affects various members of Maycomb's community. Jem, Scout, and Dill lose their childhood innocence after witnessing racial injustice firsthand....

BusinessThe unemployment rate for this community would be 14.3%. Let us see how we arrive at this figure. As you can see in the link below, an economy’s unemployment rate is generally defined as the...

LiteratureGraphic elements can have two slightly different meanings, and while I see this is posted under "Literature," I am not sure which context is being asked about. I will address both. As a general...

Math`F(x) =int_0^(e^(2x)) ln(t+1)dt` `F'(x)=?` Take note that if the function has a form `F(x) = int_a^(u(x)) f(t)dt` its derivative is `F'(x)=f(u(x))*u'(x)` Applying this formula, the derivative of...

Math`F(x)=int_pi^(lnx) cos(e^t)dt` `F'(x)=?` Take note that if the function has a form `F(x)=int_a^(u(x)) f(t)dt` its derivative is `F'(x)=f(u(x))*u'(x)` Applying this formula, the derivative of the...

MathFind the derivative if `y=e^(2x)tan(2x) ` : Let u=2x and rewrite as: `y=e^utanu ` Use the product rule noting that `d/(du)e^u=e^udu,d/(du)tanu=sec^2udu ` : `(dy)/(du)=e^udutanu+e^usec^2udu ` Since...

MathFind the derivative if `y=e^x(sinx+cosx) ` : Use the product rule: `(dy)/(dx)=e^(x)(cosxsinx)+e^(x)(sinx+cosx) ` `(dy)/(dx)=2e^xcosx `

MathFind the derivative if `y=(e^(2x))/(e^(2x)+1) ` : Use the quotient rule to get: `(dy)/(dx)=((e^(2x)+1)(2e^(2x))(e^(2x)*2e^(2x)))/(e^(2x)+1)^2 ` `(dy)/(dx)=(2e^(4x)+2e^(2x)2e^(4x))/(e^(2x)+1)^2 `...

MathFind the derivative if ` y=(e^x+1)/(e^x1) ` : Use the quotient rule to get: `(dy)/(dx)=((e^x1)(e^x)(e^x+1)(e^x))/(e^x1)^2 ` `(dy)/(dx)=(e^(2x)e^xe^(2x)e^x)/(e^x1)^2 ` `...

MathWe are asked to differentiate `y=(e^xe^(x))/2 ` : We use the fact that if f(x), g(x) are differentiable functions of x then `d/(dx)(f(x)+ g(x))=d/(dx)f(x)+d/(dx)g(x) ` and ` d/(dx)e^u=e^u...

MathFind the derivative for `y=2/(e^x+e^(x)) ` : Using the quotient rule we get: `(dy)/(dx)=(2(e^xe^(x)))/(e^x+e^(x))^2 `

MathFind the derivative of `y=ln((1+e^x)/(1e^x)) ` : Use a property of the natural logarithm to rewrite as: `y=ln(1+e^x)ln(1e^x) ` If u is a differentiable function of x, then ` d/(dx)ln(u)=(du)/u `...

MathFind the derivative if ` y=ln(1+e^(2x)) ` : If u is a differentiable function of x then ` d/(dx)lnu=(u')/u, d/(dx)e^(u)=e^u *u' ` so we get: `(dy)/(dx)=(2e^(2x))/(1+e^(2x)) `

MathFind the derivative if `y=e^(3/t^2) ` : If u is a differentiable function of x then `d/(dx)e^u=e^u (du)/(dx) ` . Note that `d/(dt) 3/t^2=6/t^3 ` so we get: `(dy)/(dx)=6/t^3e^(3/t^2) `

MathFind the derivative if `y=(e^(t)+e^t))^3 ` : Use the power rule ( `d/(dx)u^n=n*u^(n1)(du)/(dx) ` where u is a differentiable function of x) to get: `(dy)/(dt)=3(e^(t)+e^t)^2(e^(t)+e^t) ` If...
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