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El Dia de Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) is celebrated in Mexico with offerings of flowers, pottery, food, and toys. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. In the United States, the national holiday Memorial Day honors military members who lost their lives serving their country. Many cultures remember those who have died with formal observances and festivals. Which of the following best summarizes the paragraph? A. There are many different cultures in the world. B. El Dia de Los Muertos is celebrated in Mexico, and Memorial Day is celebrated in the United States. C. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. D. Festivals held in honor of the dead are observed in many places throughout the world

El Dia de Los Muertos (the Day of the Dead) is celebrated in Mexico with offerings of flowers, pottery, food, and toys. In the Far East, festivals of the dead include family reunions and ceremonial meals at ancestral tombs. In the United States, the national holiday Memorial Day honors military …

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Which of the following is an appeal to emotion? (5 points) A.Descriptions of events or places that have meanings to the audience B.Positive references to the audience's sense of right versus wrong C.Strong organization and use of proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar D.Statistics or other facts that will bring audiences to a logical conclusion

Which of the following is an appeal to emotion? (5 points) A.Descriptions of events or places that have meanings to the audience B.Positive references to the audience’s sense of right versus wrong C.Strong organization and use of proper spelling, punctuation, and grammar D.Statistics or other facts that will bring audiences …

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Which sentence gives evidence to support the main idea that ads for junk food are bad for children? The advertising industry spends billions of dollars every year on ads targeted toward children. Many of these ads promote junk foods, which lead to weight gain among children. A World Health Organization report shows that junk food ads harm children’s health. The only way to prevent kids from eating large amounts of unhealthy food is to strengthen laws that control advertisers. Some countries like Sweden have already taken steps to protect children from such ads. But controlling these ads on the Internet and other places may prove to be a big challenge. So, the final responsibility to protect children falls with their parents. Children need to be educated and guided to make healthy food choices. i need help asap

Industrialization led to rising imperialism because 1) show of power: As one makes new technology, they would either want to test it out or show the other nations that what they produce is ground-breaking and the best. Usually if it is military technology, you would want to test it out, and …

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Terrorism is based on the mistaken belief that a small number of violent acts that target symbolic and meaningful places and events important to the adversary can enable them to achieve political goals. Secondly, terrorists always underestimate the strong revulsion and disgust that the majority of human beings feels toward acts of political violence. The article makes the following argument: In a short paragraph, explain the argument that the author is making. Do you agree or disagree with his claim?

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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A toy basketball hoop for toddlers has a diameter of 10 cm. A regulation basketball hoop has a diameter of 46 cm. Determine the scale factor for the diameter of the toddler size basketball hoop to the diameter of the regulation size basketball hoop. (round answer to two decimal places)

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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A regulation soccer goal net is 24 ft wide by 8 ft high. A soccer net for children is 6 ft wide. If the manufacturer wishes to keep the children’s soccer net to scale, how tall should the children’s net be? What is the scale factor? (round answer to two decimal places)

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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During low tide, the beachfront in some places is about 350 from the ocean to the homes . High tide can change the width of a beach at a rate of -17 feet each hour . It takes 6 hours for the ocean to move from low to high tide . What is the change in the width of the beachfront from low to high tide ?

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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Dma corporation has bonds on the market with 19.5 years to maturity, a ytm of 6.6 percent, and a current price of $1,043. the bonds make semiannual payments and have a par value of $1,000. what must the coupon rate be on these bonds? (do not round intermediate calculations. enter your answer as a percent rounded to 2 decimal places, e.g., 32.16.)

The Contribution Margin per unit (CM) can be calculated from the difference of Selling Price per unit (SP) and Total Expenses per unit (TE).   First, let’s calculate the value of SP: SP = Sales / Units sold SP = $1,043,400 / 22,200 units sold SP = $47   Second, …

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You have $36,948.61 in a brokerage account, and you plan to deposit an additional $3,000 at the end of every future year until your account totals $280,000. you expect to earn 11% annually on the account. how many years will it take to reach your goal? round your answer to two decimal places at the end of the calculations.

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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Three cards are drawn with replacement from a standard deck. what is the probability that the first card will be a diamond, the second card will be a black card, and the third card will be an ace? express your answer as a fraction or a decimal number rounded to four decimal places.

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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Meike earned $1565 in tips while working a summer job at a coffee shop. She wants to use this money to take a trip to Europe next summer. If she places the money in an account which pays 6.5% compounded continuously, how much money will she have in nine months?

Meike earned $1565 in tips while working a summer job at a coffee shop. She wants to use this money to take a trip to Europe next summer. If she places the money in an account which pays 6.5% compounded continuously, how much money will she have in nine months?

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What is the distance between the points (22, 27) and (2, -10)? If necessary, round your answer to two decimal places. A. 57 units B. 37 units C. 31.13 units D. 42.06 units

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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Which of the following is a characteristic of a person with integrity? A. Listens actively B. Places blame on others C. Serves as a positive role model D. Takes credit for others’ work

D. To move the reader toward the climax of the story This is the correct naswer. Authors create tension to engage the readers. Tension is what makes a story  worth reading since it will touch or move the reader’s feelings. The reader’s rational side will be set aside by his/ …

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Find the indicated probability. round to three decimal places. a test consists of 10 a. True b. False questions. to pass the test a student must answer at least 6 questions correctly. if a student guesses on each question, what is the probability that the student will pass the test?

To answer this problem, we use the binomial distribution formula for probability: P (x) = [n! / (n-x)! x!] p^x q^(n-x) Where, n = the total number of test questions = 10 x = the total number of test questions to pass =   >6 p = probability of success = …

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According to Maslow, which need are people striving to satisfy when they seek stable places to live and work?

Answer:    Joshua is correct Explanation:  Animals, however well preserved and bred in conditions that are not in nature, that is, not in their natural habitat, animals still retain the animal instinct. Thus, young animals in the wild can be met daily, except for members of their species, and members …

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Clashing values and lack of education and training made it hard for children to go to school. poor immigrants to find places to live. poor immigrants to find factory and agricultural jobs. poor immigrants to raise their standard of living.

Clashing values and lack of education and training made it hard for children to go to school. poor immigrants to find places to live. poor immigrants to find factory and agricultural jobs. poor immigrants to raise their standard of living.

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Among the contestants in a competition are 3636 women and 2525 men. if 5 winners are randomly? selected, find the probability that they are all? men? round to five decimal places.

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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Senator dogood is pushing for the construction of a new military base in his state even though, from the standpoint of national security, it is clear that there are better places to locate the new military base. economic theory would suggest that senator dogood is

Economic profit is calculated as: Economic profit = Total Revenues – Total Cost Total cost both includes explicit and implicit cost. In this case, the explicit cost is $8,000 while the implicit cost is $64,000. Explicit cost is a direct payment made to run the business while implicit cost is …

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