Categories
Assignment Help

How does this text feature enhance the information provided in the book? A. It connects the book’s central ideas about the design of the bicycle. B. It offers examples of improvements that were made to the bicycle. C. It provides insight about the significance of the bicycle to women. D. It emphasizes the widespread popularity of bicycles across all age groups.

[ad_1]

The correct answer is C.

The book “Wheels of Change” by Sue Macy seeks to show the reader the true meaning and importance that being able to ride a bicicle had to women of the nineteenth century.

Macy explains that women were imprisoned by law, social conventions, and even by their clothing. They were controlled by the men in their lives in every aspect.

So, for them, a bike was not just one more device, like it was for men. For women, being able to ride a bike was a representation of freedom.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

What chronology is described in the excerpt? A. the country’s recovery from the 2004 tsunami. B. the initial successes of World Bike Relief C. a life transformed by bicycle ownership D. a volunteer experience with World Bike ReliefRead this excerpt from Wheels of Change by Sue Macy.In efforts to restart the lives of those devastated by the crushing waves of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami, my husband, F. K. Day, and I founded World Bicycle Relief (WBR). WBR works to provide access to independence and livelihood through the power of bicycles. During our work in Sri Lanka in 2005-2006, we put more than 24,000 new bicycles into the hands of those rebuilding their lives. Since 2006, we have moved into Africa where we currently work in Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Kenya addressing oppressive poverty and the AIDS pandemic by mobilizing volunteer caregivers, students, and entrepreneurs with bicycles.

[ad_1]

Answered by answersmine AT 22/10/2019 – 03:02 AM

The chronology that is described in the excerpt Wheels of Change by Sue Macy is a life transformed by bicycle ownership. The answer is letter C. It is shown in the excerpt above that the couple tried their best to help the people in Sri Lanka get on with their lives by helping them own a bicycle which will produce energy at a much lower cost.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Read the excerpt from Chapter 5 of Wheels of Change. These traits led commentators to worry that the differences between the sexes were being blurred, a fear that was reinforced as the four newest states—Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Idaho—granted women the right to vote in the 1890s. Would the bicycle help bring about a new kind of equality between men and women? Elizabeth Cady Stanton and her colleagues certainly hoped so. At any rate, the image of a female cyclist quickly became associated with efforts to win more rights for women. What conclusion does Macy draw in this synthesis of ideas? Women were granted the right to vote in four states as a direct result of the bicycle’s invention. Female cyclists were quickly becoming associated with efforts to win more rights for women. Stanton and her colleagues hoped women cyclists would join their fight for women’s rights. Wyoming, Colorado, Utah, and Idaho were home to the highest percentage of women cyclists.

[ad_1]

Female cyclists were quickly becoming associated with efforts to win more rights for women.

At the end of the passage, usually where a conclusion is stated, it says that the image of a female cyclist was becoming a symbol for women’s rights. The passage does not tell the reader anything about the percentage of women cyclists. While it does tell the reader about women being granted the right to voted, the connection between that and the bicycle is that it blurs the differences between the sexes. Both men and women were riding bicycles and they were both voting. There is also nothing in the passage about women cyclists as a group joining or not joining the women’s rights movement.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

In this passage, Sue Macy quotes Ellen B. Parkhurst. What is Parkhurst’s viewpoint on the topic? Biking is a social activity for girls. Biking is a healthy activity for girls. Biking is an immoral activity for girls. Biking is a dangerous activity for girls. Ellen B. Parkhurst, wife of another New York minister, celebrated the advantages of bicycle riding in Washington's Evening Times. "Of course I do not believe that bicycling is immoral," she said. "A girl who rides a wheel is lifted out of herself and her surroundings. She is made to breathe purer air, see fresher and more beautiful scenes, and get an amount of exercise she would not otherwise get. All this is highly beneficial." —Wheels of Change, Sue Macy

[ad_1]

In this passage, Sue Macy quotes Ellen B. Parkhurst. What is Parkhurst’s viewpoint on the topic? Biking is a social activity for girls. Biking is a healthy activity for girls. Biking is an immoral activity for girls. Biking is a dangerous activity for girls. Ellen B. Parkhurst, wife of another New York minister, celebrated the advantages of bicycle riding in Washington’s Evening Times. “Of course I do not believe that bicycling is immoral,” she said. “A girl who rides a wheel is lifted out of herself and her surroundings. She is made to breathe purer air, see fresher and more beautiful scenes, and get an amount of exercise she would not otherwise get. All this is highly beneficial.” —Wheels of Change, Sue Macy

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

A bicycle and a tricycle manufacturer makes bikes and trikes with the same size of wheels. They received a shipment of 100 wheels and they must use them all. How many bikes and trikes can they make?

[ad_1]

2 trikes (6 wheels) and 47 bikes (94 wheels)
or
4 trikes (12 wheels) and 44 bikes (88 wheels)
or
6 trikes (18 wheels) and 41 bikes (82 wheels)
or
8 trikes (24 wheels) and 38 bikes (76 wheels)
or
10 trikes (30 wheels) and 35 bikes (70 wheels)

As long as you start our with an even number of trikes, you’ll find a way to use up all the tires with no remainders.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Studies continue to prove that if a girl stays in school she will strengthen her family, community, and nation. A long list of benefits of educating a girl in a developing country compiled by the World Health Organization includes later marriages, smaller families, better hygiene, greatly increased likelihood that further children will receive education, and my favorite – greater confidence. A bicycle is a simple, sustainable tool that eases long travel distances and encourages girls to stay in school. —Foreword to Wheels of Change, Leah Missbach Day What is the central idea of this passage from the foreword?

[ad_1]

Here are a few pointers; hope this is useful)

Ovation-by definition- is show of appreciation from an audience, for a person’s accomplishments or flaw.

“Everyone deserves a standing ovation because we all overcometh the world.”

A person’s accomplishment could be how they made a positive change in this world, strong leadership- that makes them a effective leader or simply helping others. A person’s flaw- mistakes in life, sin or even guilt should also be considered an appreciation- an ovation for representing mankind’s flaw and that humanity makes mistakes, fulfilling at least one deadly sin such as greed, lust, selfishness etc.

Thus, regardless of a person’s achievement or flaw- a person deserves an applause for, not the least, living in this society and this world that we are all living together and dying together.

That was just the introduction.. the best part is yet to come.. now it’s your turn!!

Here are other pointers to talk about in your essay:

Shakespeare’s famous line “All the World’s a stage. That agrees with your line: “Everybody deserves a standing ovation…”

Shakespeare explains that men and women are like players: they live, and die, some being celebrated and some forever living in solitude till their death. Shakespeare states the world is a “stage” which symbolizes that mankind is in its peak. The world is changing everyday: little by little and humanity is falling behind.
Due to our world turning into machinery: factories, an automotive future: where humans only job to live (entrance) and to die (exit) the famous humans remembered and the flawed not recalled.

This is according to Shakespeare’s imagery.

I don’t know what grade your in, but I think simplifying Shakespeare’s word of mouth in your essay would be handy and useful as it has strong references of your quote, and agrees strongly in your essay.

Hope this helps 🙂

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Half of the population of cool town owns a bicycle, and 25% of the population owns a car. if 10% of the population owns both a car and a bicycle, what is the probability that a person chosen at random from cool town owns either a car or a bicycle or both?

[ad_1]

Answer:  The correct option is (C). 10 = square root of the quantity of x minus 8 all squared plus y minus 9 all squared

Step-by-step explanation:  Given that the segment AB has point A located at (8, 9). The distance from A to B is 10 units.

We are to select the correct option that could be used to calculate the coordinates for point B.

Let, (x, y) be the co-ordinates of point B.

According to distance formula, the distance between two points (a, b) and (c, d) is given by

d=sqrt{(c-a)^2+(d-b)^2}.

Therefore, the distance between the points A(8, 9) and B(x, y) is given by

d=sqrt{(x-8)^2+(y-9)^2}.

Since, distance between A and B is 10 units, so

d = 10.

Therefore,

10=sqrt{(x-8)^2+(y-9)^2}.

Thus, the correct statement is

10 = square root of the quantity of x minus 8 all squared plus y minus 9 all squared.

Option (C) is correct.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

A woman rides a bicycle for 3 hours and travels 51 kilometers. Find the angular velocity of the wheel if the radius is 30 centimeters

[ad_1]

A woman rides a bicycle for 3 hours and travels 51 kilometers. Find the angular velocity of the wheel if the radius is 30 centimeters

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

A bicycle wheel makes 5 revolutions. Determine how far the bicycle travels in feet. The diameter of the wheel is 32in.

[ad_1]

A bicycle wheel makes 5 revolutions. Determine how far the bicycle travels in feet. The diameter of the wheel is 32in.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

A bicycle wheel makes 5 revolutions. Determine how far the bicycle travels in feet. The diameter of the wheel is 32in.

[ad_1]

A bicycle wheel makes 5 revolutions. Determine how far the bicycle travels in feet. The diameter of the wheel is 32in.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

1). The $70 selling price of a bicycle is the cost increased by 4 times the cost. Find the cost? 2). Three pounds less than twice mikes weight is 215 pounds. What is his weight? 3). If mr Washingtons saving were increased by 5 times his savings. He would then save $36,000. How much has he saved ? PLEASE SHOW YOUR WORK !!!!

[ad_1]

Here are the following effects of loose money and tight
money policies on the actions being listed.

A. A loose money policy
is usually implemented as an effort to encourage economic growth.
This can lead to inflation when uncontrolled. The effects are:

1. Borrowing becomes easy

2. Consumer buys more

3. Since more people are willing to buy,
businesses expand

4. Employment rate increases due to
expansion of businesses

5. Since more people are employed, thus
production also increases

 

B. A tight money policy is a course of action to restrict spending
in an economy that is growing too quickly or to hold back inflation when it is
rising too fast. This can lead to recession when uncontrolled. The
effects are:

1. Borrowing becomes difficult

2. Consumer buys less

3. Since people don’t have a lot of
money, business don’t expand

4. Unemployment rate increases due to businesses
slowing down

5. Production decreases

 

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

The size of a bicycle is determined by the diameter of the wheel. You want a 24-in bicycle for Christmas. What is the circumference of one of the wheels? A 75.4 in B 75.3 in C 37.7 in D 37.6 in

[ad_1]

The size of a bicycle is determined by the diameter of the wheel. You want a 24-in bicycle for Christmas. What is the circumference of one of the wheels? A 75.4 in B 75.3 in C 37.7 in D 37.6 in

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Steven wants to buy a $500 bicycle steven has no money saved but will be able to deposit $45 into a savings account when he receives his paycheck each friday however before steven can buy a bike he must give his sister $85 that he owes her for how many weeks will steven need to deposit money into his savings account before he can pay back his sister and buy the bike ?

[ad_1]

Answer:

Step-by-step explanation:

Given that the quiz scores for two different groups of math students are given below.

Group A =93, 90, 71, 77, 85, 75, 77, 85, 87, 90

Count =10: Mean = 83: Std dev: = 7.0852

Group B = 71, 75, 85, 95, 71, 71, 90, 95, 87, 80

Count =10: Mean = 82: Std dev: = 9.230

Since std dev is lower for group A

Group A has less variability and hence more consistent.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Hugo decided to pay $2 a week to his brother to buy a bicycle. The equation y – 10 = –2(x – 10) models the amount of money he owes for the bike, where x is the number of weeks and y is the amount of money he still needs to pay. How much did the bicycle cost? After how many weeks will Hugo finish paying for the bike?

[ad_1]

Answer-

The graph will be continuous because the amount of gas that she added to the tank does not need to be an integer amount.

Solution-

A graph of the function will be discrete, if the value of that function is always an integer. Otherwise, it will be a continuous graph.

In this case the graph will be continuous because the amount of gas that she added to the tank does not need to be an integer amount.

And since we can get, for example, 5.4, 6.9, etc gallons of gas, we can get amounts that are not integers.

y = total amount of gasoline in the tank

x = number of gallons that she added in the tank.

y = x + 4 (as 4 gallons of gas already in the tank)

And it is a polynomial function and all polynomial functions are continuous everywhere.

[ad_2]

Categories
Assignment Help

Suppose that a cyclist began a 476 mi ride across a state at the western edge of the​ state, at the same time that a car traveling toward it leaves the eastern end of the state. If the bicycle and car met after 8.5 hr and the car traveled 33.2 mph faster than the​ bicycle, find the average rate of each.

[ad_1]

X=0 is a vertical line, specifically it is the y-axis of the coordinate plane.

6y-5x=0

6y=5x

y=5x/6

and the third line is

3y=21-x

y=(21-x)/3

putting aside the first as it is a vertical line, we need to know when

y=(21-x)/3 is equal to the line y=5x/6 so

5x/6=(21-x)/3

15x/6=21-x

15x=126-6x

21x=126

x=42/7

x=6

so we know that the two sloped lines meet at x=6 or more specifically the point (6,5)

and when x=0 these two lines meet the x=0 line at (0,0) and (0,7)

So you have three points: (0,0),(0,7), and (6,5) forming a triangle.

The base of which is the vertical line from (0.0) to (0,7) which means the base is 7 units in length.  The height (in the x direction) is 6 units because the apex is at (6,5)

So the area of a triangle is just bh/2 and in our case is:

A=7*6/2=21 u^2

Now for the volume of this shape rotated about the y-axis….

We will have to do two integrations because of the way the lines are…

First note that we are rotating about the y axis thus x is the radius of revolution so we need our lines expressed in terms of y instead of x…

The top line was y=(21-x)/3…solving for x

x=21-3y and y varies from 5 to 7

The volume is the integral:

V=pSf(y)^2 dy

V=pS441+9y^2-126y dy

V=p[441y+3y^3-63y^2] for y=[5,7]

V=p(1029-1005)

V=24p   that is the top half volume…now for the lower half…

y=5x/6, x=6y/5, and y varies from 0 to 5

V=pS(6y/5)^2 dy

V=(36p/25)Sy^2 dy

V=(36p/25)(y^3/3)
  
V=(36p/25)(125/3)

V=60p

So the total volume is 60p+24p=84p

≈264 u^3

[ad_2]