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Explain what Descartes means in saying philosophy requires a new foundation in terms of mathematical theorems and...

Like many thinkers of the seventeenth century, Descartes believed that mathematics offered the kind of certain knowledge that no other discipline could provide. The truths of mathematics were...

Latest answer posted November 16, 2020 12:08 pm UTC

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How do the firemen control the Hound? What does Montag think of this?

The Mechanical Hound in Fahrenheit 451 is a robotic dog, which replicates the functions of a detection dog with great efficiency. The firemen control it by programming its olfactory system to...

Latest answer posted December 4, 2020 5:18 pm UTC

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how do I compute NPV without the income tax considered, new machine cost of $400,000. Annual operating cash inflows...

The initial investment is of $400,000 for buying a new machine. This machine has a life of 8 years and no salvage value. The cost of capital is 14 percent. If the present value of cash inflows is...

Latest answer posted December 4, 2020 10:35 am UTC

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Compare and contrast the phenomena of racism and sexism, identifying the societal foundations that give rise to both....

The phenomena of racism and sexism share many similarities, as both are often assumed to be based in biological or natural characteristics. The primary difference is that racism can be applied...

Latest answer posted December 4, 2020 12:38 am UTC

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what is democracy

In a nutshell, democracy is a system of government in which those in power are elected by the people. It can be explained quite well by looking at the origins of the word, which lie in two Greek...

Latest answer posted December 3, 2020 5:05 pm UTC

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palamus the saint? how does his writings deify god?

For your examination of the writings of Palamas, you should consider first what a deity is and then analyze how Palamas supports God as a deity. The Merriam-Webster Dictionary states that a diety...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2020 8:46 pm UTC

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What realistic strategies might you use to achieve thirty minutes of exercise? What might be some barriers to...

The first thing you need to achieve a regular routine of thirty minutes of exercise per day is commitment. You must make a decision to change your habits and then stick with it. If you don't make...

Latest answer posted November 10, 2020 12:03 am UTC

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I need help writing an introductory paragraph with a good hook on the following: What are the effects of cellular...

Writing is hard work, and one of the most difficult and daunting things that a writer will face is starting the writing process. Most writers, myself included, struggle with the introductory...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2020 7:16 pm UTC

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If laws and consequences – and the consistent and equal application of laws and consequences – are necessary to...

It is up to you how you want to answer this question. It isn't so important what you answer. What is important is how you answer the question. This kind of writing prompt is trying to make...

Latest answer posted December 1, 2020 1:26 am UTC

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1. What is the meaning of socialization? How does it occur? Explain. 2. What is the distinction between sex and...

I don't know that I can answer all of these questions (you may want to resubmit some) but I can address the general tenor of what you are asking. Sex refers to the biological traits associated with...

Latest answer posted November 30, 2020 10:37 pm UTC

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Jones, U. O. (2015). Aviation planning (4th ed.). Melbourne, FL: Florida Institute of Technology. Chapter 9: Airport...

The statement in your question should not be too difficult to defend. A 2007 report conducted by the Congressional Research Service (CRS) and authored by Linda Luther (if you Google the report’s...

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Discuss one of the services of the ATC in at least 200 words

ATC generally stands for air traffic control. Officially, air traffic control is a service provided by the Federal Aviation Administration (the FAA). The FAA is a United States government agency....

Latest answer posted November 30, 2020 9:58 pm UTC

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A school wants to research how bullying behavior develops in the playground. Observation will be done via hidden...

Any research project that involves children must place consent and the children’s well-being at the forefront of project design. The example provided raises a larger number of ethical issues—so...

Latest answer posted November 6, 2020 2:50 am UTC

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Nurses and Healthcare

Describe a significant nursing clinical issue, topic of interest, or practice problem that is important to you. Write...

PICOT is an acronym. The P stands for the specific population, patient, or problem. The I stands for intervention. The C stands for comparison. The O stands for outcome The T stands for time. One...

Latest answer posted October 28, 2020 2:35 pm UTC

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Political Science

What are some of the similarities and differences between a parliamentary and presidential democracy?

There are substantial differences within as well as between the systems of parliamentary democracy and presidential democracy. To take two specific examples as patterns, some of the differences and...

Latest answer posted November 30, 2020 11:03 am UTC

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Provide a suggestion for a thesis statement for a persuasive speech on the importance of having a living will. The...

Writing a convincing persuasive speech is a large task. As the speaker, there is a lot of different things that you have to consider regarding the entire rhetorical situation in front of you. You,...

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Despite its tragic dimensions, Hamlet includes humorous scenes and many witty lines delivered by the title character...

Shakespeare's Hamlet is a rather dark play indeed, but it is also laced with wit and humor. In fact, if Hamlet didn't have a sense of humor and a witty tongue, he would probably actually go mad...

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Choice of accounting policies for bad debts, inventories and depreciation what are the implications for entities?

Bad debts, inventory and depreciation all require adjustments to be made to accounts, and these are generally spread over multiple years. The implications for entities relate to the accuracy and...

Latest answer posted November 30, 2020 9:31 am UTC

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Explain Carol Gillihgan’s conclusions concerning “Moral Attitude” and how it applies to the ethics of gender. Be sure...

Gilligan's notion of "Care Ethics" posits that the act of caring for others, and the social relationships such caring creates, forms a kind of morality of ethical code at odds with "justice" based...

Latest answer posted November 29, 2020 4:00 pm UTC

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CULTURAL STUDIES AND POPULAR MUSIC: What is Carl Wilson's main argument concerning taste in his book " Let's talk...

In Let's Talk About Love: A Journey to the End of Taste, music critic Carl Wilson explores his feelings about the work of the popular singer Céline Dion. Wilson dislikes Dion's music, and all the...

Latest answer posted November 29, 2020 2:06 am UTC

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Economics

Why does the marginal cost curve always intersect with the average total cost curve at its lowest point?

Perhaps the best way to understand marginal costs, average total costs, and their intersection is to imagine yourself as a business owner. You've invented a new product, the wingding, and a small...

Latest answer posted November 28, 2020 3:06 pm UTC

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CULTURAL STUDIES AND POPULAR MUSIC: Focusing Wilson and Bourdieu's ideas of taste is "a subconscious mechanism by...

Your first step to complete this assignment is to decide whether or not you agree with Wilson and Bourdieu's statements. They argue that taste is merely a means of seeking power and status by...

Latest answer posted November 26, 2020 8:34 pm UTC

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In chapter 5 of call it courage How many canoes were on the shore at the "sacred place"?

At the end of chapter 4, Mafatu realizes that the "eaters-of-men" have arrived. At the beginning of chapter 5, he crouches in the darkness to assess their arrival. Thunder drowns out the growls of...

Latest answer posted November 26, 2020 12:13 pm UTC

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Grammar

A pronoun is a part of speech that, in a sentence, can replace what?

A pronoun is a word that can replace a noun in a sentence. Pronouns really help to make writing less redundant and improve general comprehension. To consider what writing would look like without...

Latest answer posted November 2, 2020 11:54 am UTC

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Risk management needs to be done from the beginning of the project (planning) through execution and on to the end....

The chief difference between the planning stage and the execution stage of a project in terms of risk management is that the risks which were conceptual during planning may become actual during...

Latest answer posted November 7, 2020 8:38 pm UTC

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Where does most rain in tropical wet (Af) climates come from?

The "Af" in this question is the Köppen classification, and it is a two letter identification of a tropical wet climate zone. An area that has a tropical wet climate experiences consistent, daily...

Latest answer posted November 7, 2020 8:33 pm UTC

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Both “The Three Evils of Society” by Martin Luther King and “The Ballot or the Bullet” by Malcolm X frame their...

In Malcolm X’s speech “The Ballot or the Bullet,” you might notice elements of “domestic colonization” when he states that white people are “running all the stores” in the Black community. In a...

Latest answer posted November 25, 2020 2:26 pm UTC

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Both “The Three Evils of Society” by Martin Luther King and “The Ballot or the Bullet” by Malcolm X frame their...

Both Martin Luther King and Malcolm X understand domestic colonization as the situation in the United States in which one dominant group exploits other, less dominant groups within their borders...

Latest answer posted November 25, 2020 4:54 am UTC

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Explain the problem of traditional grazing and the importance of paddock grazing.

Traditional grazing means that animals are allowed to graze continually over a single, often large, area of pasture. This saves farmers money in fencing, but it can also create difficulties. First,...

Latest answer posted November 7, 2020 4:34 pm UTC

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charectar traits for soda

Soda or Sodapop Curtis is the brother of the narrator, Ponyboy, in The Outsiders, and the reader therefore sees him through the eyes of a younger brother who idolizes him. This perspective changes...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2020 7:19 pm UTC

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Cinema

Does staging women in more dominant roles necessarily promote a female gaze and a female spectatorship? Give a...

In film, promoting a female gaze and female spectatorship just means that you are trying to attract female viewers—in other words, women are your target audience. A good way to appeal to any viewer...

Latest answer posted November 3, 2020 7:41 pm UTC

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Sports Medicine/Sports Fitness

Construct an assessment plan for a new client who is a 48-year-old female who has not exercised in one year, has no...

It’s great that your client has no debilitating injuries or serious health problems. However, it’s not so fantastic that she hasn’t exercised in one year. To prepare your client for moving her body...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2020 6:19 pm UTC

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Sumarize Harnessing wind, solar, and geothermal energy

Humanity has been dependent on fossil fuels for decades. They have proven invaluable for their energy density, and modern society's usage of electricity and internal combustion would not be...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2020 5:04 am UTC

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Suppose you are the manager of a restaurant that serves an average of 400 meals per day at an average price per meal...

Price elasticity is based on the principle that demand for any given item will fluctuate based on its price. For example, increasing the price of a common good will often drop the demand for that...

Latest answer posted November 24, 2020 12:42 am UTC

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Linguistics

What are the properties of language?  

Humans are able to communicate with each other in ways that are unique to our species because of the properties of human language. Regardless of how different human language may sound across...

Latest answer posted November 23, 2020 12:23 pm UTC

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Imagine you are the pastor of a local church. You are organizing a neighborhood block party. You need to recruit...

First, a memo typically begins with a heading that visually captures the most important parts of this communication. It is typically structured like this: TO: (readers' names and job titles)FROM:...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2020 3:06 pm UTC

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help me develop an illustration paragraph plan for child obesity

An illustration paragraph is a paragraph that supports an initial claim. The elements of an illustration paragraph are the topic sentence, in which the assertion is made, followed by a number of...

Latest answer posted November 23, 2020 7:40 pm UTC

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Please compare the research of Alfred Kinsey with that of William Masters and Virginia Johnson.

Alfred Kinsey, founder of the Institute for Sex Research at Indiana University, published Sexual Behavior in the Human Male in 1948, followed by Sexual Behavior in the Human Female in 1953. These...

Latest answer posted October 20, 2020 11:42 pm UTC

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Explain how a typical Line Operations Safety Audit works. What is done with the information collected?

Line operations Safety Audit (LOSA) addresses aviation safety proactively through front line activity observation. Its objective is to recognize threats to safety during operation, curtail the...

Latest answer posted November 23, 2020 2:08 am UTC

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Discuss the differing philosophies of colonialism of the British and French in terms of their respective ideas of...

Neither the British nor the French philosophy of colonialism was entirely consistent, and both developed over time. Modern historians often regard both philosophies as post hoc justifications for...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2020 8:24 pm UTC

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Compare the structure of Marianne Moore’s poem “Poetry” to that of traditional sonnets and ballads.

A traditional sonnet has fourteen lines and a "turn" or change in the way the subject is viewed after the first eight or twelve, or sometimes both. This means that either slightly more or much more...

Latest answer posted November 22, 2020 4:16 pm UTC

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Relationship between mind and body

This question clearly indicates that it is asking for information on how the mind and body are connected; however, the question doesn't indicate a direction on what it would like the connection to...

Latest answer posted November 21, 2020 4:22 pm UTC

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In regards to Adam Smith, how did he make capitalism morally acceptable?

In his ground-breaking work of political economy, The Wealth of Nations, Adam Smith deals with the paradox of an economic system, capitalism, that is based on the pursuit of self-interest, and yet...

Latest answer posted November 21, 2020 9:56 am UTC

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Political Science

What are the advantages and disadvantages of having so many levels of subnational governments in the United States?...

When answering this question, there are three levels of government to focus on: local, state, and federal government. Sub-national governments are comprised of local and state governments. The...

Latest answer posted November 21, 2020 5:15 am UTC

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Provide a summary of chapter 5, "The Authority, Fallibility, and Normative Reach of Conscience," from the book...

In chapter 4 of Practicing Medicine and Ethics: Integrating Wisdom, Conscience, and Goals of Care, Lauris C. Kaldjian explores three interweaving dimensions of conscience in the contemporary world:...

Latest answer posted October 6, 2020 8:34 am UTC

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According to Greek mythology, how were the world and mankind created?

The key creation myth in Greek mythology can be found in Hesiod's Theogony. It depicts a succession of power struggles between various divine forces as the universe gradually moves away from the...

Latest answer posted October 31, 2020 9:28 pm UTC

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With the advent of internet dating and hook-up sites, the social norms of sexual behavior have changed over the last...

Internet dating, social media, dating apps, and hook-up sites have all contributed to creating a cultural norm today that is far more open to casual or recreational sexual encounters or...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2020 12:04 am UTC

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explore how soil restoration is critical to societal helthgiving example

Nutrient deficiency has an undisputed negative impact on human health--both physical and mental. Without healthy individuals, societies cannot function at their best. According to Ecofarming Daily,...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2020 4:46 pm UTC

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Economics

Suppose that there are no crowding-out effects and the MPC is .6. By how much must the government increase...

MPC or marginal propensity to to consume refers to the willingness to spend money. For instance if a person were given $100 and they only spend $80 of that, the marginal propensity to consume would...

Latest answer posted November 20, 2020 9:14 am UTC

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What are the most important things onboard every aircraft?

There probably isn't a definitive list of items that every aircraft should have on it. By nature, the question is subjective, and different people are going to feel differently about exactly what...

Latest answer posted November 3, 2020 1:54 pm UTC

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