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Organisms that live on or burrow into the ocean floor are a. plankton. b. benthos. c. nekton. d. pelagic
What decisions does the business cycle help businesses make? CHECK ALL THAT APPLY. -whether to stay at old facilities or move to new facilities -whether to grow or shrink the business whether to keep or change products -whether to increase or decrease production whether to hire or lay off worker -whether to invest or save money
In a bureaucracy, what is employment typically based on? a. connections (who you know) c. red tape b. first come, first serve d. specific qualifications
8. Which is true about the recovery program Alcoholics Anonymous? a) Its members are over 21. b) It requires a small membership fee. c) Its members are not required to disclose their last names. d) Its members are court-ordered to participate as part of their sentencing.
The time units used by scientists to divide Earth's history are part of the A. 24-hour model. B. 180° longitude. C. geologic time scale. D. 360° latitude.
Which of the following is an example of an eccentric contraction? A. DANCE MOVE b. INJURING A DOMINANT MUSCLE C. BICEP CURL D. SLOWLY PUTTING A HEAVY OBJECT DOWN
2 Which effect did the atomic bomb have on the people of Hiroshima and Nagasaki A. millions of citizens contracted radiation poisoning but few were immediately killed B.tens of thousands of citizens were killed instantly and tens of thousands more later died from radiation poisoning c. Millions of citizens were killed instantly or wounded but o long term effects have been reported D. Tens of thousands of citizens contracted radiation poisoning but few were immediately killed. 3. The United States declared war on Japan in 1941 why did it take until 1945 to defeat Japan A. Japan was more determined enemy then Germany B. The Allies had to wait until stalins forces were available to fight in the Pacific C. The allies island hopping strategy proved failure D. The Allies had agreed to concentrate first on the war in Europe
Which quotation from act 1.3 in The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is the best example of foreshadowing? a) CASSIUS: Why all these fires, why all these gliding ghosts, Why birds and beasts from quality and kind— Why old men, fools, and children calculate b) CASSIUS: That heaven hath infused them with these spirits To make them instruments of fear and warning Unto some monstrous state. c) CASCA: It is the part of men to fear and tremble, When the most mighty gods by tokens send Such dreadful heralds to astonish us. D) CASCA: O, he sits high in all the people’s hearts, And that which would appear offence in us His countenance, like richest alchemy, Will change to virtue and to worthiness.
Old Lights and New Lights preachers both followed Protestantism. How did the two differ? Old Lights preachers believed religion should be practiced in a rational way while New Lights preachers propagated emotion in religion. Old Lights preachers believed in salvation through God’s grace while New Lights preachers believed in salvation through charity. Old Lights preachers restricted membership to their churches while New Lights preachers welcomed all into their churches. Old Lights preachers attempted to rationalize the dictates of the Church of England while New Lights preachers tried to revive Puritanism. Old Lights preachers encouraged looking at religion through science while New Lights preachers separated science from religion.
What is the salt produced when sulfuric acid (H2SO4) reacts with potassium hydroxide (KOH)?a)SO4Kb)K2SO4c)KSO4d)H2O
Which statement best shows the difference between a line and a point? Which statement best shows the difference between a line and a point?
What was Florence’s key role in the beginning of the Renaissance? a. Most of the pigments for the paint came from this region. b. Its wealth and individualism promoted artistic growth. c. It was the center of the Reformation, which started the Renaissance period.
Which of the following does not occupy the bottom of an energy pyramid? a. phytoplankton b. trees c. grass d. zooplankton
Channels within the structure of the cell membrane are composed of A) carbohydrates. B) disaccharides. C) phospholipids. D) proteins.
Which of the following best describes the two sides that faced each other during the Cold War? Catholics and Protestants Christians and Muslims Communists and non-Communists Europeans and Asians
Read this excerpt from "A Visit from the Goon Squad." That’s when he began singing the songs he’d been writing for years underground, songs no one had ever heard, or anything like them—“Eyes in My Head,” “X’s and O’s,” “Who’s Watching Hardest”—ballads of paranoia and disconnection ripped from the chest of a man you knew just by looking had never had a page or a profile or a handle or a handset, who was part of no one’s data, a guy who had lived in the cracks all these years, forgotten and full of rage, in a way that now registered as pure. Untouched. How does the author use satire in this excerpt? The author is criticizing media censorship. The author is criticizing the idea of isolationism. The author is mocking society’s overuse of technology. The author is mocking man’s inability to freely express himself.
Which statement correctly explains the polarity of the water molecule? A. The hydrogen end of the molecule has a partial negative charge and the oxygen end has a partial positive charge. B. The oxygen end of the molecule has a partial negative charge and the hydrogen end has a partial positive charge. C. Both ends of the molecule have a partial negative charge, which attracts the other water molecule towards itself.
Read the excerpt from "A Modest Proposal." But, as to my self, having been wearied out for many years with offering vain, idle, visionary thoughts, and at length utterly despairing of success, I fortunately fell upon this proposal, which, as it is wholly new, so it hath something solid and real, of no expence and little trouble, full in our own power, and whereby we can incur no danger in disobliging England. Which statement effectively paraphrases this excerpt using a quotation? A. Swift states that he has “been wearied out for many years with offering vain, idle, visionary thoughts” and almost gave up any hope of ever achieving success of any kind. B. Swift writes that after much time and effort, he has finally come up with a solution that is “solid and real, of no expence and little trouble” to address the problem of poverty. C. “I fortunately fell upon this proposal, which, as it is wholly new, so it hath something solid and real, of no expence and little trouble, full in our own power,” claims Swift. D. Since we can incur no danger in disobliging England, Swift believes he has come up with a proposal that will finally solve the issue of overwhelming poverty in England.
Which of the following statements describes a scientific law? a. A scientific law explains a set of events. b. A scientific law describes what occurs every time in a situation. c. A scientific law is constantly modified. d. A scientific law is developed without experimentation.
Which best describes how Brown v. Board of Education affected the United States? A.It prompted the creation of the Southern Manifesto. B.It forced Southern states to segregate their schools. C.It dealt a blow to segregation in public facilities. D.It allowed Linda Brown to attend a better public school.
Narrative, descriptive, and reflective refer to three a. types of poems. b. major themes. c. styles of diction. d. standard meters
Which statement correctly describes Japanese ukiyo-e woodblock prints? A. Strong lines outline forms that are filled with flat color. B.Woodblock printmakers use a wide variety of colors to give the prints interest. C.The woodblock is cut by hand, so the prints are one of a kind. D.They depict scenes that show humans as masters over nature.
In what way is reforestation a positive initiative? A. It saves a portion of land from urban sprawl. B. It replants trees on lands destroyed by farming, manufacturing, logging, and city growth. C. It promotes increased public transportation use and limits carbon emissions. D. It improves the city by planning for disasters
A pea plant exhibits a recessive trait. Which statement is most likely true about the plant? A. The plant is identical to its parent plant. B. The plant has different alleles for the gene that codes for the trait. C. The plant has two identical alleles for the gene that codes for the trait. D. The plant does not have the same genes for the trait as its parent plant.
Which of the following is a cause of the challenges to Social Security? a. economic depression c. ageism b. longer life expectancies d. increasing dependency ratio