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Math

### When 18 is added to x, we get y. When 18 is multiplied by 4x we get y^2. What are x and y

It is given that 18 added to x gives y => 18 + x = y Also, 18 multiplied by 4x gives y^2 => 18*4x = y^2 Now substituting y = 18 + x in 18*4x = y^2 => 18*4x = (18 + x)^2 => 72x = 18^2 +...

Reference

### How can i find cheap hotels in Atlantic city ?

I would use the internet to find hotels. One of the best things you could do is go to Google and type "cheap hotels Atlantic City." Numerous sites will pop up. There are many hotels on the...

Math

### How many numbers greater than 1200 can be formed with the digits 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 if a digit cannot occur more...

We have the digits 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 and we need to create numbers greater than 1200. Now, any number formed with four of the digits is greater than 1200. Also any number containing all the 5...

Math

### What is x in the interval [0;2pi) if sin x-sqrt3cos x=0

We have to solve the equation sin x - (sqrt 3)cos x = 0 for x in the interval [0;2pi) sin x - (sqrt 3)cos x = 0 => sin x = (sqrt 3)cos x => tan x = sqrt 3 => x = arc tan (sqrt 3) => x =...

Law and Politics

### Do owners of real, intellectual, and personal property each have the same rights under the law? If not, how are they...

Rights for these properties vary under law mostly because of the nature of these properties. Real and personal property are tangible goods that can be materially affected by actions. On the other...

Math

### Identify the coordinates of Q and R using the midpoint formula and creating two equations for the following case:...

Let the line ax+ by + c = 0 join the points Q and R and pass through P. Let ax + by + c intersect x - 2y-4 = 0 at Q(x1, y1). Let ax + by + c intersect x +y - 5 = 0 at R(x2, y2). As P is equidistant...

Math

### 2x^4 - 11x^3 + 23x^2 - 19x + 5 = 0

We have to solve 2x^4 - 11x^3 + 23x^2 - 19x + 5 = 0 2x^4 - 11x^3 + 23x^2 - 19x + 5 = 0 => 2x^4 - 3x^3 - 8x^3 + 12x^2 + 10x^2 + x^2 - 15x - 4x + 5 = 0 => 2x^4 - 3x^3 + x^2 - 8x^3+ 12x^2 - 4x +...

Math

### What is `lim_(x->0) (sqrt(1+x) - 1)/(3*sqrt(1 + x) - 1)`.

The value of `lim_(x->0)(sqrt(1+x) - 1)/(3*sqrt(1+x) - 1)` can be found by substituting x with 1. Doing so gives: `(sqrt(0+1) - 1)/(3*sqrt(0+1) - 1)` =>`(1 - 1)/(3 - 1)` =>` ` `0/2` =>...

Math

### If f(x) and g(x) are odd functions, show that fog(x) is also an odd function.

An odd function is one where f(-x) = -f(x). Here it is given that both f(x) and g(x) are odd functions. This means f(-x) = -f(x) and g(-x) = -g(x) fog(x) = f(g(x)) fog(-x) = => f(g(-x)) as g(-x)...

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

### Why does the occupation of Ichabod Crane change from a teacher to a constable in Tim Burton's film version of 'Sleepy...

My guess is that it was for what you call 'economy of effect' - that is to say that within a limited frame (the length of the film in this case), making the character profile (Icabod's in this...

Math

### What is the least amount of fencing required by Sam if she divides a garden into 16 squares each 1m by 1m and fences...

Sam uses fencing to divide the garden into 16 squares each with dimensions of 1m * 1m. She also puts fencing around the perimeter of the garden. The least amount of fencing required would be when...

Hatchet

### Discuss at what point Brian matured into a man. Discuss at what point Brian matured into a man.

This is going to be a matter of opinion. I think that several arguments can be made for different points where Brian most resembles into a mature "man." For me, I would say that the development...

Cinema and Drama

### Describe the parody and pastiche of previous film in Halloween 1978.

John Carpenter’s 1978 horror film Halloween is considered the precursor to an entire industry of preposterous “slasher” films, in which a psychotic killer methodically works his way through a group...

Math

### Find the length of the side of a square if it's area is 60 more than its perimeter.

Let the length of the side of the square be S. Now the perimeter is given by 4S and the area if given by S^2. We cannot say that area is 60 more than the perimeter as they have different units. We...

Science

### What is the Hubble type of a spiral galaxy with a small bulge? A galaxy shaped like a cigar? A galaxy that looks...

The Hubble galaxy classification scheme is subjective, but: (1) A spiral galaxy with a small bulge is a lenticular galaxy. (2) A galaxy shaped like a cigar is an elliptical galaxy. (3) A galaxy...

History

### Aztecs How wrong would i be to say that the aztec decimation was based on the number of human sacrifices done in...

I may be off course here, but since the original question says Aztec "decimation" and not "domination" I interpreted this to mean that it was human sacrifice that helped wipe out the Aztecs. I...

Math

### solve sinx + x =0

We have to solve sin x + x = 0 sin x + x = 0 subtract x from both the sides => sin x = -x Now the only solution for this can be x = 0 as -0 = 0 and sin 0 = 0. For no other value of x is sin x =...

History

### what were some historical events that occurred in the movie bury my heart at wounded knee?

Bury My Heart At Wounded Knee is full of very famous historical events. The film opens with the Battle of Little Bighorn, where Custer and his 7th cavalry were slaughtered by the Sioux under Crazy...

Business

### Scenario 1: A chef has just invented a new process for making candy. The process relies upon a chemical reaction...

According to 35, U.S.C, 101, Whoever invents or discovers any new and useful process, machine, manufacture, or composition of matter, or any new and useful improvement thereof, may obtain a...

Math

### Solve the equation for interval [0,2pi) 3sin(x/2)=-3cos(x/2)

We have to solve the equation 3*sin(x/2) = -3*cos(x/2) for values of x in the interval [0, 2*pi] 3*sin(x/2) = -3*cos(x/2) => sin(x/2)/cos(x/2) = -3/3 => tan (x/2) = -1 => x/2 = arc...

Employee Motivation

### What can businesses do to motivate their employees?

There are a number of things that businesses can do to try to motivate their employees. Of course, not all things will work to motivate all employees since individual people are different from one...

Social Sciences

### Do you think is ok for corporations to hire only the best qualify white males when the best candidates are white males?

The previous posts are accurate. I do believe that corporations have to clearly identify the criteria for a position and ensure that each candidate has been screened on said standards. With this...

Math

### A man saves 32 during the first year. Every following year the savings increase by 4. When will the savings become 200.

The nth term of an arithmetic progression with the first term equal to a and the common difference equal to d is given by Tn = a + (n-1)*d The man saves 32 in the first year and increases the...

Elementary Teachers

### Can a pregnant women be a permanent teacher based on civil service code?

Under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, pregnancy discrimation is considered sex disrimination. This applies to any organization with over 15 employees - inlucing state or local government...

Waiting for the Barbarians

### distortion of the truth to fit ones immoral action when people are in authority they do crazy things such as abuse...

The treatment of the magistrate while he is imprisoned represents a reprehensible abuse of power. In part, this novel is about how a community's sense of morality sometimes extends only to the...

Shakespeare: A Life in Drama

### What should be mentioned in an essay about Shakespeare and one of his sonnets? JWilliam Shakespeare

For one thing, if your essay is to be a critical essay, then you will want to consider how the sonnet that you select relates to the other sonnets of Shakespeare. For instance, there is a...

Julius Caesar

### What's a good approach to describing how Shakespeare presents different types of conflict in Julius Caesar? What...

The basis of Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar is based upon the conflicts of those in his kingdom who, for one reason or another, do not want Caesar to be crowned king. I can only answer one...

Joseph Butler

### Is self-love incompatible with with benevolence according to Joseph Butler?

According to Joseph Butler's Fifteen Sermons preached at the Rolls Chapel, there is a specific text within that refers to "Altruism and Self-Love" (1726) Joseph Butler defines self-love as the...

Macbeth

### Discuss Macbeth's relationship to himself. What personal flaws led to his tragic death? why in spite of his cruel...

According to Aristotle, a tragic hero must possess all of the following qualities, which Macbeth does not. 1. The tragic hero must possess a great character and he must fall from a high standing to...

Math

### Floppy the rabbit used to weigh 1.2kg Her weight has risen by 7% What is her new weight?

We know that Floppy the rabbit weighs 1.2 kg. We want to figure out what 7% of that is and then add it back onto the original number. So it'll look something like this: 1.2 x .07 = x 1.2 + x =...

The Red Badge of Courage

### Explain how Henry and Wilson grow in the course of the novel including events in their development. Why do you think...

Henry begins the story as a young man, naive and self-centered, his primary goal in fighting in the war being to bring himself glory and immortality. He's not especially interested in the issues...

History

### Why did Ida Wells-Barnett begin a one-woman crusade of lecturing, writing and organizing ?

Ida B. Wells (also known as Ida B. Wells-Barnett), began a one-woman crusade because of the fact that lynching was a major problem in the South. We can attribute her crusade to two main things....

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave

### What was Frederick Douglass' responsibility in Baltimore?

Frederick was a house servant in Baltimore. This meant that he would do all the things that a butler might do—clean, wait on his masters/owners, etc.—as well as things a handyman might do, like fix...

History

### Hi, I'm finding it difficult to get my head around Rousseau's discourse on inequality. Can anybody help me with a...

Rousseau's discourse on equality was really more centred on the origins of inequality and was a seminal work of philosophy which still influences French (and world) society up to this day. He held...

In the Time of the Butterflies

### Meaning of quote "I do, Sister, I pray all the time to know His will so it can be done" from the book, In the Time of...

This is Patria Mercedes, as a young teenager at Imaculada School, talking to Sor Asunción. The Sister is trying to counsel Patria, who is a model student at the school, to hear the call of God....

The Killer Angels

### Should the Union troops have followed the Confederates and attacked tham as they retreated from Gettysburg in The...

Had the Union army decided to pursue the retreating Confederates immediately and in large numbers, they almost certainly would have destroyed Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia--had they...

Pygmalion

### Can we build a temporary upper-class society according to Shaw's "Pygmalion"? Can we built temporary upper class...

Language is and always will be culture. It does shape how people think and act; for instance, when Eliza tries to return to the vernacular of her flower-girl days, she is unable--she has changed....

Macbeth

### Do you consider Macbeth to be a successful tragedy?

The defining of Macbeth as a successful tragedy depends upon the definition of tragedy one uses. First, according to one definition, a tragedy is a dramatic composition, often in verse, dealing...

Business

### The increase in GDP of India is 4.8% and inflation is at 7%. What does this say about the economy.

GDP or gross domestic product is the total value of all goods and services produced in the economy. Usually the term GDP refers to nominal gross domestic product, the qualifier nominal is used to...

Essay Lab

### How do I get started on a literary research paper? In my Latin America class we have a choice to do our literary...

In writing a literary research paper, the critical element would be to generate as much evidence as possible in the early stages. The web can be quite helpful in this process. Finding sites and...

Life of Pi

### What is the symbolism of the carnivorus island in the story of Life of Pi?

It's not entirely clear but I think the island is most likely an allegory of the Garden of Eden. The whole story reads something like a biblical narrative, and the carnivorous island can be viewed...

History

### what are some german cultures I need to know what dances and other things people do

Music is very important to German culture. Their operas and composers have been renowned for a long time. Germans have a rich culture of dances, including folk dances and ball dances. There are...

Lord of the Flies

### How did Ralph develop throughout the novel? How did Ralph change? Including his personality.

Ralph begins the novel a straightforward , sensible young man. He believes that structure and organization are key to their survival and rescue.As the novel progresses,, Ralph loses some of his...

Of Mice and Men

### Who is smitten in Of Mice and Men?

I guess "smitten" is in the eye of the beholder. Lennie is smitten with lots of things...the beauty of Curley's wife, the softness of a rabbit's fur, the idea of the Utopian...

Math

### `(sin(pix) + cos(piy))^2 = 2` Find `dy/dx` by implicit differentiation.

`[sin(pix) + cos(piy)]^2 = 2` Differentiating both sides w.r.t 'x' we get `2[sin(pix) + cos(piy)]*[pi*cos(pix) - pi*sin(piy)*(dy/dx)] = 0` `or, [pi*cos(pix) - pi*sin(piy)*(dy/dx)] = o` `or, dy/dx =...

Math

### `y = (x^2 - 6)^3` Find the derivative of the function.

Note:- If y = x^n ; where n = constant ; then dy/dx = n*{x^(n-1)} Now, `y = (x^2 - 6)^3` `thus, dy/dx = y' = 3*{(x^2 - 6)^2}*(2x)` `or, dy/dx = y' = 6x*(x^2 - 6)^2` ``

Science

### early life food discuss if early life food influences fertility

I think the bottom line is that healthier people are going to be better able to have babies, and better able to have healthier babies. People just need to focus on being healthy and staying...

Everyday Use

### What is "Everyday Use" saying about the two alternative paths of life the two daughters face? What about...

Dee and Maggie definitely take two alternate routes, although not by choice. Maggie has been damaged in a fire which the speaker hints that Dee may have set. Because of this, Maggie is not as...

The Most Dangerous Game

### What are the two meanings of the title, "The Most dangerus Game"?

The two meanings are based on the word "Game". A game can be something played for enjoyment, or " animals under pursuit or taken in hunting; especially : wild animals hunted for sport or food"...

The Importance of Being Earnest

### What is the importance of being Earnest in the play?

In Oscar's personal world, there is absolutely NO importance of that. In the world in which Oscar lived, however, it was the current meme. "Being Earnest" as a meme suggests the quality of life...

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