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• Math
g(x) = 2x^2-4x-5. To find g inverse (-2). Solution: Let g inverse (-2) = k. Then g(k) = -2. So, g(k) = 2k^2-4k-5 = -2. Or 2k^2-4k-5+2 = 0. Or 2k^2-4k-3 = 0. 2k^2-4k-3 = 0, is a quadratic in k and...

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• Social Sciences
Though some may not like to admit it, the right to an education, even in a place like the United States, which supposedly is providing a free and fair education to all of its young people, is far...

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• The Duchess and the Jeweller
In my opinion, the Duchess does this to try to distract Oliver Bacon and to make him more likely to accept her "jewels" and pay a high price for them. The Duchess is really in a desperate situation...

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• Trifles
In the play, "Trifles," a telephone, or the lack of one, is just one more element of Minnie Wright's environment that isolates her. She is a woman in a man's world, and is isolated from her...

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• The Great Gatsby
I think Wolfsheim says this to separate himself from the attitude of the young 20-somethings. He is a generation apart and strikes me as a mobster in his 50s. In my opinion, his purpose for these...

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• All Quiet on the Western Front
In the book, the men say that they do not hate the fighter airplanes. In fact, they kind of enjoy them. They like watching the fighter pilots in their dogfights. It is like a form of...

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• As You Like It
Touchstone is the fool in As You Like It. The Shakespearean fool has the role of revealing information about important characters and acting as a vehicle for important characters to reveal what...

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• Law and Politics
I know of no City Council that can appoint an actual voting member who is under the legal voting age of 18, so that would be one requirement, as would be citizenship in the United States. As far as...

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• Math
The logical operator symbol `AA` represents a common quantifier in mathematical logic and it represents that the given proposition is true for any value of variable involved in proposition. `a +...

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• Twilight
I think you're going to have to make one up. There isn't a Swan family crest. At least not one that they've made up.

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• The Crucible
Hale is the confident local expert minister on witchcraft and exorcism. He walks into the scene with his heavy books that suggest a man of intellect on a very serious issue. He comes into town as...

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• Essay Lab
If you are in fact going to be giving a presentation, not just submitting a written one, you will want to think carefully about how to structure the written portion so that it helps you remember...

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• Essay Lab
Quite a good question! But this has been asked before and answered. Would you please follow the two links given below? These will surely be very useful for writing an essay on any certain topic,...

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• Social Sciences
A report is a structured written work prepared for some specific reader or group of readers in response to some specific purpose, aim or request. There are many varieties of reports,...

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• The Canterbury Tales
In this tale, the Pardoner is telling the story of some men who were drinking late at night in a tavern. They hear a corpse being carried to its grave outside. They are told that the corpse was a...

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• Science
Take any title of a major medical research publication, such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, and go to their website, such as the one linked below. Then in their search bar...

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• Macbeth
Your question concerning Shakespeare's Macbeth is a bit vague. I'm not sure if you want a listing of evidence, an argument in paragraph form, etc. I'll do what I can. If I were to prepare a case...

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• War
The primary conflict is how parents effectively justify their children fighting and dying in the nature of war. The main characters are a husband and wife who are in a railway car. The husband is...

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• John Donne
Donne's poetry is of the Metaphysical school. It's a kind of pre-Romantic poetry similar to the Elizabethans', namely Shakespeare's, who used many conceits and extended metaphors like Donne....

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• Samuel Beckett
Not I marks an important shift to the more reductionist, minimalist and feminine phase of Beckett's late-plays. I do not think it is an absurdist play in the sense that it talks about the absurdity...

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• A Northern Light
this question makes no sense gramatically. if you mean who are the CHARACTERS in A Northern Light visit this page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Northern_Light and scroll down to Major Characters

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• The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
A game of dice is a game of chance. No skill is required, just luck. When the two are dicing for the sailor's souls, it makes the meaning of life meaningless. No one is saved because of their good...

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• To Kill a Mockingbird
To add to the reply above, I think it is important to note that Harper Lee's mother's maiden name was Finch. Lee used all of her mother's name in her book. To me, this shows that her mother was...

• The Tempest
In this scene, we are introduced to some of the royal party. We see how they react to the storm. We also see how they interact with the sailors. If I had to lead discussion about this I would...

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• Romeo and Juliet
I think it would be interesting to do a social page on what happened at the Capulet's party. It could almost be in a celebrity gossip column voice. The Capulets are a high society family who throw...

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• Alan Paton
well the answer is the story takes place in the waste land and in the evening....so datz the anz...

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• Jane Eyre
I have altered your question as it seems to be somewhat confused. Also, if you are looking at religion, you need to think about the whole novel, not just the first chapters. Religion is a key theme...

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• Math
Because of the fact that you have to solve a system formed by 3 linear equations, you have to calculate first, the determinant of the matrix formed from the coefficients of the unknowns, x,y,z....

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• Social Sciences
Voting should definitely not be mandatory. Here are two reasons why I believe this: Even as it is, many people vote without being very aware of the issues. Such people are surely not helping our...

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A kanban card is a method used for signalling requirements for replenishment of material in a just-in-time production and procurement systems. It is a means of authorising and communicating start...

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• Romeo and Juliet
In Act III, scene iii of Romeo and Juliet, Romeo is really whiny: he cries and threatens suicide after the Prince has banished him from Verona, where Juliet and his family reside. This scene...

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• Romeo and Juliet
In Act IV, scene ii of Romeo and Juliet, Juliet faces decisions that will lead either to life or death. Here are the "big six": 1. Capulet has arranged her to be married to Paris in the morning,...

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• Math
Let x be the unit of meter. Let width is x meter Then length = width = 2x meter. height = 3 length = 3(2x) = 6x meter. So total volume length*width*height = 2x*x*6x=12x^3. At the rate of \$0.02 per...

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• The Hunger Games
If you explain a bit more about your assignment, perhaps we can help you more. Do you have to write something about a similar situation as depicted in Hunger Games? Does it have to involve humans?...

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• Science
Titration is the amount of substance. Remembering the "quant"itative is "quantity" and equals "how much", we use titrations to measure the amount of substance present in a specimen. In my field, we...

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• Law and Politics
It certainly would depend on the kind of research you are conducting, but there are ethical and legal considerations to be thought through first before any information gathering takes place. Does...

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• History
I'd say there were factors on both sides of the Atlantic. Inthe United States, sudden and rapid industrialization during the Gilded Age created a huge demand for labor at the same time as the...

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• History
As far as I know, there is no technical difference between "ultranationalism" and just plain nationalism. The former is just a more extreme version of the latter. Nationalism is the idea that...

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• Julius Caesar
Your question concerning Shakespeare's Julius Caesar is a bit vague, but I think you're referring to the opening of Act 5. In the opening parlay of the scene the four commanders trade insults...

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• Langston Hughes
The subject of this poem actually is the conflict between the two voices. The speaker is "Madame" and she is in conflict with "the Rent Man." He is there to collect rent but she refuses to pay....

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• Léopold Senghor
Perhaps the best approach to your analysis of Leopold Senghor's poem "Black Woman" is to center your discussion on the theme of Negritude, the development of African culture by expressing the...

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• Romanticism
There really aren't just two poems that exemplify Romanticism in Britain. There are many. I can give you two that do it very well, though. Wordsworth's "Tintern Abbey" demonstrates the romantic...

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• Treasure Island
I assume that you are talking about what happens in Chapter 11. This is the place where Jim Hawkins is in the apple barrel and happens to overhear the pirates talking about their mutiny. For the...

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• Social Sciences
Basically, the author is saying that the United States, even if it is reluctant, needs to go out and be an imperial power. He says that imperialism is the best way to keep the world safe. He says...

• Social Sciences
The basic idea of this article is that ethnic civil wars cannot be stopped in the way that most people try to stop them. However, the people who say that they cannot be stopped at all are wrong...

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• Law and Politics
Now that's an open question. Hundreds of interesting topics are CJ related. Global security comes to mind among others. adjudication,bond, bail bondsmen, court proceedings, defense counsel,...

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• Social Sciences
The basic idea behind this article is that the UN and the US conduct nation building in very different ways. The US way was to go in to a country with overwhelming military force. The UN way was...

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• The Great Gatsby
The American Dream is embodied in home ownership of late. In the 19th century, having a lot to homestead was the American Dream. In Gatsby, Gatsby's mansion certainly demonstrates success. His...

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• The Things They Carried
Remember, one question per day. I'll answer the first here: We first the tunnel motif on pgs. 10-11 of The Things They Carried. Lt. Cross' mission is for Alpha Co. to locate and destroy the...

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