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• A Midsummer Night's Dream
It is hard to escape the impression that women do not fare very well in this Shakespearian comedy. In a play that is all about the changeable emotions of characters and how quickly love can change...

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• Math
You should factor out `x^2` to radicand such that: `sqrt(x^2 - 16) = sqrt(x^2(1 - (4/x)^2))` You should use the following trigonometric substitution such that: `4/x = sint => -4/x^2 dx = cost...

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• Math
If you have more than one question, you need to make separate posts. To factor using decomposition, you need to find factors of the product of the first and last coefficient that sum to the middle...

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• Silas Marner
This short chapter accurately describes the change in fortune that Godfrey has experienced. With the death of his wife, and the removal of his brother, Dunstan, his secret is truly a secret and the...

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In the article by Anne Theodore Briggs, "Hung Out to Dry: Clothing Design Protection Pitfalls in United States Law" (2002) a valid argument is made about the irony of patent laws in the fashion...

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• Poetry
Justice, in the poem "Suicide Note" by Janice Mirikitani, involves all human beings, anywhere being treated with the respect they deserve, whether one agrees with their actions, beliefs, or way of...

• Math
To prove this, we use a direct method. Suppose that the identity elements in G are not unique. Let `e_1` and `e_2` be two identity elements in G. Then for any `a in G` , we get: `e_1a=a=ae_1`...

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• The Destructors
While sitting trapped in the outhouse, Mr. Thomas is undoubtedly trying to figure out why the boys of the Wormsley Common gang have trapped him in his own outhouse. He probably feels extremely...

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• History
The first issue was agricultural overproduction. During World War I, there had been enormous demand from overseas, as some of the best farmland in Europe had been rendered unfarmable by the...

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Since you have been asking questions about multinational corporations and being assigned to work overseas, I will answer this in that context. There are two aspects to culture shock in this...

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• Math
The cosine of two vectors is found using the dot product. That is `|u||v|cos theta=u circ v` , which can be simplified to `cos theta={u circ v}/{|u||v|}` . If the cosine is positive, then the...

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• Lord of the Flies
The conch serves as a transfer of power, or usurpation of power, from Ralph to Jack in chapter 8. When Jack blows the conch, Ralph and Piggy rise obediently. Ralph is the nominal leader, but his...

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• Social Sciences
Socialization is the process by which individuals are taught what society expects of them and how they are supposed to behave in society. The educational system is one place where this happens....

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• Math
Since each slat is 3/16 inches across, and there are two slats, then the total amount of wood required is: `2(3/16)` The amount of wood left will be `1+3/4 - 2(3/16)` simplify the...

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• Public Health
The demographics of mortality in the United staes is quite different than that in other developed countries, as lack of comprehensive publically funded health care has meant higher infant mortality...

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• Math
The standard form of the equation of a circle is `(x-h)^2 + (y-k)^2 =r^2` Fill in the values given for the center of the circle, h and k, as well as the radius given by r. `(x-5)^2 + (y-7)^2 =...

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• Police
The basic difference here is that an interview is typically a less formal and accusatory conversation whose main point is to elicit information whereas an interrogation is formal and is mainly...

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• Economics
The basic answer here is that consumers as a group do not coordinate their actions. Neither do suppliers. Therefore, it is not really possible for what you describe to happen. As I understand...

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• Nationalism
It might be easier to make a list of the world leaders who do not use nationalism to try to advance their agendas. This is a very common thing for leaders to do. Many of the leaders who make...

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• Math
Consider this expression. `(x+y)(x-y)` `= x(x-y)+y(x-y)` `= x*x-x*y+y*x-y*y` `= x^2-xy+xy-y^2` `= x^2-y^2` So we can say; `x^2-y^2 = (x+y)(x-y)` Now let x = 3 and y = a+b So; `x^2 = 9`...

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• Math
Here we need the following; `sqrt(mn) = sqrtm*sqrtn` `sqrtm/sqrtn = sqrt(m/n)` `sqrt8 = sqrt(2*4) = sqrt2*sqrt4 = 2sqrt2` `sqrt12 = sqrt(3*4) = sqrt3*sqrt4 = 2sqrt3` `sqrt8/sqrt12` `=...

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• Math
The probability of an event taking place is equal to the number of ways of a favorable outcome divided by the total number of outcomes. Here, as the the coin is one that is two-headed, no matter...

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• On the Genealogy of Morals
Nietzsche's treatise "On The Genealogy of Morals" is at once history, deconstruction and critique. Nietzsche's goal was to uncover the mystery of how morality came into existence. He believed that...

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• Spanish Language
A mi me gusta comer huevos por la mañana, pero yo prefiro comer cereal con leche. "I like eating eggs in the morning, but I prefer to eat cereal with milk." A mi hermana le gusta comer huevos...

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• London Fields
In a discussion of irony, characterization and plot, I can give only the briefest remarks since Answers on eNotes are limited to space and since our policy is to aid understanding of assignments...

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• The Spirit of Community
Amitai Etzioni’s novel, The Spirit of the Community, is a text which details the importance of balancing the rights of the individual with the rights of the community. Given that all people do...

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• History
Hitler was the cause of World War II. After the war, it was found that Hitler's goal was to take Western Russia, for German expansion. He started by testing Europe's mettle with the Anschluss in...

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• Math
You need to move the term 2 to the left side, such that: `x^2 - x - 10 - 2 = 0` `x^2 - x - 12 = 0 => x^2 - x - 9 - 3 = 0` You need to group the terms such that: `(x^2 - 9) - (x + 3) = 0` You...

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• Math
Your mistake is integrating `x^2/2` on the entire interval `[-2,2].` The derivative of `x^2/2` is `x,` which equals `|x|` only when `x>0.` What you have to do is break up the interval into the...

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• Les Misérables
There are two reasons why Victor Hugo chose to title Book II of Les Misérables "The Fall." One reason is because it is in this book that we first meet the story's protagonist, Jean Valjean. We...

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• A Tale of Two Cities
The most significant thing that is implied or meant by the (to us) unusual punctuation is that conventions and rules of punctuation--like rules of spelling--have changed over the millennia. Also...

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• Essay Lab
I listed your question under "Essay Lab" since you are asking for suggestions about the essay in terms of structure and not content. A suggestion is that you start by explaining in your first...

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As they traverse the narrow labryinth of the Montresor family catacombs, Fortunato asks about the Montresor coat of arms when Montresor remarks that his family was prolific and the vaults are...

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• Arts
"Shrek" was designed to break from the more traditional conventions generally presented in fairy tales. In fact, it was written and produced for the express purpose, besides entertaining viewers,...

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• Science
The molarity of a solution is equal to the number of moles of the specified substance that are dissolved in one liter of solution (1000 ml of solution). Therefore we have in 1000 ml solution ...200...

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• Everyday Use
We never get a direct insight into Maggie's mind, but we can infer quite a lot about her from the way she acts and what her mother tells us about her. She appears extremely shy and retiring as a...

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• Math
`-2x+y-3z=0 -----(1)` `3x-4y+10z=-7-----(2)` `5x+2y+8z=23 ----(3)` `(3)*2+(2)` y will be cancelled. `13x+26z = 39 ----(4)` `(1)*4+(2)` y will be cancelled. `-5x-2z = -7 ----(5)`...

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• Math
`(k+3)x^2+6x+k = 5` `(k+3)x^2+6x+k-5 = 0` `(k+3)x^2+6x+k-5 = 0` Since the equation has two distinct real solutions discriminant(`Delta` ) of the equation is greater than 0. Discriminant(`Delta`...

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France and Germany have been moving towards closer integration and political unity ever since the end of the Second World War. They are considered the engines of the European Union and closer...

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• Twelfth Night
It is important to recognise that Viola is not forced or compelled to wear man's clothes and to disguise herself as if she were a male. This is a choice that she makes, partly to protect herself...

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• Health
Increase efficiency by creating a call menu that leads callers to employees specializing in certain categories of specialities. A help line can be run very efficiently if the employees are properly...

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• Math
Remy walks for a distance m miles at an average speed of 4 mph from his home. He then turns around and walks back at 3 mph. The total time spent in walking is 2 hours. As his average speed walking...

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• A Description of a City Shower
Jonathan Swift wrote a clever poem entitled “A Description of a City Shower” which describes the behavior of ordinary people in reaction to a change in the weather. Satire is a type of...

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• The Story of My Life
There are very few things that Helen Keller experienced which scared her according to her autobiography, The Story of My Life. She had the extraordinary ability to learn from everything - from...

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• Education
The Scientific Stream as per M.S. Knowles is the factual stream of cognition that undergirds life endeavors with knowledge, function and form. The Artistic Stream is founded in intuition and...

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• Existentialism
One of the major themes of twentieth-century existentialism was that western faith in both rationalism and religion was misplaced. After the First World War, which saw millions of young men...

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• The Sea-Wolf
Wolf Larsen is the brutal captain of The Ghost, a seal-hunting schooner. He is a nihilist, believing in nothing but his own strength and survival; he has no regard for human life or for emotion,...

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• Paulo Coelho's The Alchemist
Santiago develops a desire to go to Africa after his visitation from Melchizedek who tells him about Personal Legends, the dream or calling each person has in youth but that fades with time under...

• Science
Let us say when boy catch the bus the bus has run xm from its initial position. So at that time boy runs (48+x)m. Let us say the time taken to catch the bus is t. For bus `S = ut+1/2xxaxxt^2` `x =...

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