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A man standing 9 feet from the base of a lamppost casts a shadow 6 feet long. if the man is 6 feet tall and walks away from the lamppost at a speed of 30 feet per minute, at what rate, in feet per minute, will his shadow lengthen?

A man standing 9 feet from the base of a lamppost casts a shadow 6 feet long. if the man is 6 feet tall and walks away from the lamppost at a speed of 30 feet per minute, at what rate, in feet per minute, will his shadow lengthen?

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Bea can run around the park in about 16minutes and her friend hillary can do it in about 20minutes if they both start the same time and continue running around the park,about how long will it take them to be next to each other again?

Answer: Option C – BD=76 cm Step-by-step explanation: Given : You are designing a diamond-shaped kite. you know that AD = 44.8 cm, DC = 72 cm, and AC = 84.8 cm. To find : How long BD should it be? Solution : First we draw a rough diagram. The …

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Which sentence in this excerpt from The Mother’s Recompense by Edith Wharton uses personification? 1)With impatient fingers she began all over again. 2)The maid’s voice, seeming to come from a long way off, respectfully reminded her that the chocolate would be getting cold. 3) She wanted to settle that question of ages. 4)As Aline approached with the glass there was a knock at the door.

Hey there! Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary. B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is …

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LAW ENFORCEMENT: A police accident investigator can use the formula S=25L‾‾‾√S=25L to estimate the speed s of a car in miles per hour based on the length l in feet of the skid marks it left. How fast was a car traveling that left skid marks 109 feet long?

Answer: Option C – BD=76 cm Step-by-step explanation: Given : You are designing a diamond-shaped kite. you know that AD = 44.8 cm, DC = 72 cm, and AC = 84.8 cm. To find : How long BD should it be? Solution : First we draw a rough diagram. The …

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After the United States declared war to Germany approximately how long did it take for over a million Americans troops to arrive in Europe?

It took one year for over a million Americans troops to arrive in Europe after the United States declared war to Germany. On 11 December 1941, four days following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the United States declaration of war against the Japanese Empire, Nazi Germany declared war …

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The relationship between feet and inches is described by the equation y = 12x, where x = a given length in feet and y = the equivalent length in inches. If a table is 7.25 feet long, what is its length in inches? A. 84 inches B. 87 inches C. 81 inches D. 90 inches

The relationship between feet and inches is described by the equation y = 12x, where x = a given length in feet and y = the equivalent length in inches. If a table is 7.25 feet long, what is its length in inches? A. 84 inches B. 87 inches C. …

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It takes Emma 18 minutes to type and spell check 14 pages of a manuscript. Find how long it takes her to type and spell check 77 pages. Round to the nearest whole number if necessary

You need to determine the number of ways in which 30 competitors from 50 can qualify. First, you have to realize that the order is irrelevant, that is: it is the same competitor_1, competitor _2, competitor _3 than competitor_3, competitor_2, competitor_1, or any combination of those three competitors. So, the …

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Choose all that apply. What are three characteristics of an epic poem? (Pick three) written in an elevated language celebrates the life of a legendary hero is relatively short is a long description is a long narrative

Poland Hungary Bulgaria In the aftermath of World War II, the influence of the Soviet Union extended through the countries that were invaded by fascists in the Eastern Front, such as Poland, Hungary, and Bulgaria. Poland In January 1947, elections were held, resulting in the communist Republic of Poland. Previously …

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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?

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 …

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MULTIPLE CHOICE! The figure below shows smaller and larger beaks in a population of finches. One group of birds has a short, parrotlike beak and another group has a long, narrow beak. What process has probably occurred? A. directional selection B. stabilizing selection C. genetic drift D. disruptive selection

MULTIPLE CHOICE! The figure below shows smaller and larger beaks in a population of finches. One group of birds has a short, parrotlike beak and another group has a long, narrow beak. What process has probably occurred? A. directional selection B. stabilizing selection C. genetic drift D. disruptive selection

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What are some of the long term impact of spanish colonization on north america ?

The Reformation actually started after Columbus’s landing in North America.  Treaty of Tordesillas in 1494 was forced on Spain and Portugal by the Pope. The Pope basically said that all lands in the New World belonged to Spain and all new non-Christian lands in the Eastern Hemisphere belong to Portugal. …

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MULTIPLE CHOICE VERY EASY!!!!! Which statement about the members of a population that live long enough to reproduce is consistent with the theory of evolution by natural selection? A. They are the ones that are best adapted to survive in their environment. B. They will perpetuate unfavorable changes in the species. C. They transmit characteristics acquired by use and disuse to their offspring. D. They tend to produce fewer offspring than others in the population.

In tropical rain forest, the animals will have to deal with higher temperatures and greater rainfall. One example of an adaptation they might need is a thin, water-proof coat. This will prevent heat from becoming trapped inside their fur/hair/feathers, and the water-absorbing coating will allow water to stick to the …

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Fermium-253 has a half-life of three days. a sample contains 400 g. how long will it take for the sample to decay to 100 g?

Answer: Option C – BD=76 cm Step-by-step explanation: Given : You are designing a diamond-shaped kite. you know that AD = 44.8 cm, DC = 72 cm, and AC = 84.8 cm. To find : How long BD should it be? Solution : First we draw a rough diagram. The …

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Read the excerpt from “The Most Dangerous Game.” “Nonsense,” laughed Rainsford. “This hot weather is making you soft, Whitney. Be a realist. The world is made up of two classes—the hunters and the huntees. Luckily, you and I are the hunters. Do you think we’ve passed that island yet?” Read the excerpt of Zaroff speaking from “The Most Dangerous Game.” “Life is for the strong, to be lived by the strong, and, if needs be, taken by the strong. The weak of the world were put here to give the strong pleasure. I am strong. Why should I not use my gift? If I wish to hunt, why should I not? I hunt the sc*m of the earth—sailors from tr*mp ships—lascars, blacks, Chinese, whites, mongrels—a thoroughbred horse or hound is worth more than a score of them.” How do these excerpts show the difference between Rainsford and Zaroff? a) Rainsford believes that animals are inferior to humans and therefore deserve to be hunted, while Zaroff feels this way about other humans. b) Rainsford has a deep feelings and sympathy for the prey he hunts, while Zaroff has no feelings or sympathy for his prey at all. c) Rainsford believes that it is acceptable to hunt all things as long as they are weaker, while Zaroff hunts only human beings. d) Rainsford hunts for pure amusement, while Zaroff believes he is performing a service by hunting the “sc*m of the earth.”

Hey there! Correct answer is D. Comma or Period Inside Rule A. Question mark or exclamation point inside: those are not really necessary. B. Colon or semicolon: not, a semicolon would divide the whole sentence and it would be shorten; a colon would work but after requested, when there is …

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Read the passage from "Annabel Lee.” And this was the reason that, long ago, In this kingdom by the sea, A wind blew out of a cloud, chilling My beautiful Annabel Lee; So that her highborn kinsmen came And bore her away from me, To shut her up in a sepulchre In this kingdom by the sea. The word choice in the passage creates a mood of a) anxiety. b) loneliness. c) love. d) romance.

Read the passage from “Annabel Lee.” And this was the reason that, long ago, In this kingdom by the sea, A wind blew out of a cloud, chilling My beautiful Annabel Lee; So that her highborn kinsmen came And bore her away from me, To shut her up in a …

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A right triangle has one leg that is 12 units long and a hypotenuse that is 15 units long. Find the length of the other leg

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 …

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1. 7.2 aliens =1 monster. 1 monster= 15.5 oranges. Using the conversion above, about how many oranges are equal to 1 alien? 2. In a scaled drawing, 1 millimeter represents 150 meters. How many square millimeters on the drawing represents 1 square meters? 3. While driving with his father, Amit holds his breath whenever they pass through a particular tunnel. Amit counts the number of seconds he holds his breath, from the beginning of the tunnel to the end of the tunnel, and finds that he holds his breath, on average for about 8 seconds. If his father drives the car at 60 mph through the tunnel, according to the average time, Amit holds his breath, about how long is the tunnel. 4. Lea’s car travels on average of 30 miles per gallon of gas. If she spent $20.70 on gas for a 172.5 mile trip, what was the approximate cost of gas in dollars per gallon?

127=7 (mod n) means when 127 is divided by n, the division leaves a remainder of 7. The statement is equivalent to120=0 (mod n), meaning that n divides 120. All divisors of 120 will satisfy the statement because 120 divided by a divisor (factor) will leave a remainder of 0. …

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Calculate the density of a rectangular solid, which has a mass of 25.71g. It is 2.30cm long, 4.01cm wide, and 1.82cm high

This problem is to apply Roult’s Law. Roult’s Law states that the vapor pressure, p, of a solution of a non-volatile solute is equal to the vapor pressure of the pure solvent, Po solv, times the mole fraction of the solvent, Xsolv p = Xsolv * Po sol X solv …

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Working alone, Ryan can dig a 10 ft by 10 ft hole in five hours. Castel can dig the same hole in six hours. How long will it take them if they worked together? Explain too please, thanks.

Working alone, Ryan can dig a 10 ft by 10 ft hole in five hours. Castel can dig the same hole in six hours. How long will it take them if they worked together? Explain too please, thanks.

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How long does blood from a transfusion last?

Answer: The correct answer is ischemia. Explanation: Ischemia refers to the decrease in blood supply to a particular organ due to which it does not get enough oxygen for cellular metabolism. Myocardial (related to heart) ischemia refers to the decrease in the supply of oxygenated blood to the heart tissue. …

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