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Communities of organisms coexist in organized, balanced _____? A-ranges B-territories C-ecosystems D-populations
Ep-40 if you run aground in an outboard boat and you are not taking on water, what is the first step in attempting to free your vessel?
Read the excerpt from "Mother Tongue." Lately, I’ve been giving more thought to the kind of English my mother speaks. Like others, I have described it to people as “broken” or “fractured” English. But I wince when I say that. It has always bothered me that I can think of no other way to describe it other than “broken,” as if it were damaged and needed to be fixed, as if it lacked a certain wholeness and soundness. How does Tan build a central idea of her story in the excerpt? Tan discusses her thoughts about language to build the idea that the English language does not have words to match some Chinese terms. Tan discusses her relationship with her mother to build the idea that mothers and daughters in all cultures often have misunderstandings. Tan discusses her mother’s use of English to build the idea that a form of language can be purposeful and meaningful even if it is nonstandard. Tan discusses the English language to build the idea that there is a lack of appropriate synonyms for the word “broken.”
Write the chemical symbols for three different atoms or atomic anions with 17 electrons. site:answers..com
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How many centimetres is in one foot?
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Protons nutrons and electrons in hytrogen atoms?
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The "horse latitudes" are two high-pressure belts characterized by low winds, at about 30 degrees north and south of the equator. Feared by sailors, these areas have been unreliable winds with long periods of calm. In the Northern Hemisphere, particularly near Bermuda, ships sailing to the New World (the Americas) were often stalled. There are 2 competing theories for the etymology: 1) When Spanish conquistadors were caught in the horse latitudes (or doldrums) where there is almost no wind, they became very desperate as supplies grew short. Because they could not afford the luxury of drinking to their horses, they threw overboard. 2) When sailing from Europe, these latitudes were reached at the same time that the team had worked off their "dead horse" time -- a duty period for which they had been paid in advance of the sailing. In the horse latitudes, they would be working towards the future pay.
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