VIETNAM WAR

# VIETNAM WAR

• MATH

Form a Pythagorean triple in which the first integer is 11. Please show your workings clearly.Thanks

Pythagorean triples can be formed using two integers m,n m>n using Euclid’s formula: If a2+b2=c2a2+b2=c2 then a=m2−n2,b=2mn,c=m2+n2a=m2-n2,b=2mn,c=m2+n2 If 11 is to be the first number, then m2−n2=11m2-n2=11 so we…

What is the country’s GDP for the year in \$ billion? Given the following data for a…

When measuring GDP, you must be careful to examine all the information you have and then only calculate GDP using the components that count toward GDP. In your example here, we can start with…

• SCIENCE

What is the internal abdominal girdle?

The internal abdominal girdle is a group of four muscles that make up the core or abdomen. They include External Oblique, Internal Oblique, Transversus Abdominis, and Rectus Abdominis. The muscles…

• WHISTLEBLOWING

Why would an organization decide to ignore evidence presented by a whistle-blower?

I think that one reason why an organization would decide to ignore evidence from a whistleblower is that doing so admits there is a problem. For many organizations, the whistleblower is an…

• VIVISECTION

Why do students have to dissect frogs in the 7th grade?

Students are assigned to dissect animals, usually frogs, earthworms, and other small animals, for the purpose of observing the anatomy of another “living” creature. By observing, first-hand, the…

• DEATH AND DYING

Would you want to know when you will die? Why or why not?

Personally, I would not want to know the exact hour or even the day, month, or year of my death. I do not want to have any foreknowledge of when I am going to die. My main reason for this is that…

• VIETNAM WAR

An internecine conflict arose among senior South Vietnamese leaders. How do we come to understand…

During the Vietnam War, it was not very easy for American soldiers to have complete respect for the Vietnamese. This was true of both ARVN soldiers and Vietnamese civilians. There were many…

• NEGOTIATION

What does it mean for the negotiators themselves to save face on a personal level as well as for…

From the most theoretical of levels, the need for the negotiators in any political dispute to save face exists on both national and personal levels. In terms of the latter, it is essential that…

• VIETNAM

An enormous number of conscripted soldiers were sent to Vietnam after their initial service…

There is a lot of misinformation about the United States Armed Forces during the Vietnam War, particularly in the distinction between conscripts and volunteers. While many Americans assume that…

• CHROMATOGRAPHY

What is the most budget-friendly and reliable type of chromatography?

There are different methods of chromatography that is being used in the laboratories and they give different results based on the need of the research or experiment. Generally chromatography is…

• MACBETH

Examine the similarities between Mubarak and Macbeth with reference to their wives’ influence…

The most evident point of similarity between both rulers is their centralized notion of power. Mubarak was the primary power broker as he ruled Egypt while Macbeth operated in the same capacity….

How can we account for the vagueness and inconsistency in the style and setting in Zastrozzi: The…

If there is vagueness in Walker’s style and in the setting, then this vagueness may be attributed to Walker’s philosophy that characters who are built upon reality and truth of the character’s…

• THE PRESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Who served as President of the United States during the 1920s?

There were actually four presidents whose terms in office were technically in the 1920s. President Woodrow Wilson’s second term ended in 1921. Wilson was followed by Warren G. Harding, who served…

Why does Zastrozzi find Verezzi’s smile “a dangerous thing” in Zastrozzi: The Master of…

Zastrozzi perceives Verezzi as an inferior individual who is also the object of his disdain and pursuit. Verezzi’s smile may be “dangerous” because it reminds others and Zastrozzi of the reality…

When Zastrozzi addresses the audience in his opening monologue, and subsequently, how does he…

If performed correctly, Zastrozzi appears to be a character who is dark, unrelenting, single-visioned, and dedicated to pursuit for the purpose of holding others accountable for their own dark…

Analyze the particular qualities of Walker’s comic style in the play Zastrozzi: The Master of…

One critical element of Walker’s comic style is that he uses Zastrozzi’s scripted jokes and audience contact to build a sympathy between the character and the audience. As Walker said, “if you…

Explain Zastrozzi’s obsession with Verezzi, and his decision to let Verezzi go at the end of…

Zastrozzi’s obsession grows out of his drive to make others take accountability for their dark side, in a parallel to the way in which Zastrozzi is driven by the discipline attached to his own very…

• THE LUCK OF GINGER COFFEY

What can be suggested about Gerry’s futile relationship with Ginger’s wife?

One of Moore’s fundamental points in the novel is about happiness. Happiness for human beings might be found when they accept some of the limitations of reality, and seek to find contentment…

• PHYSICS

A garbage truck crashes head-on with a Volkswagen and the two come to rest in a cloud. Which…

The impact force they both experience is exactly the same. This is according to the third Newton’s Law: in every interaction between two objects, the objects act on each other with the forces that…

• MATH

f(x)=x3−x−−−−−√f(x)=x3-x domain, end behavior, y-intercept, x-intercepts, graph it

f(x)=x3−x−−−−−√f(x)=x3-x (A) Domain of the function Note that in square roots, a negative radicand is not allowed. So to determine the domain, consider 3-x and set it greater than and equal to zero….

• HEALTH

Why do some people start smoking at age 14?

Children generally begin to smoke at an early age for a number of reasons. Among the reasons cited by the American Lung Association why children as young as 11 begin smoking are peer pressure,…

• NOVEL WITHOUT A NAME

Towards the end of the novel Quan does not execute an American journalist. What does this…

I think that Quan’s actions at the end of the novel indicate how far he has come in his reflection about the war and his place in it. At the start of the war, when Quan, Bien, and Luong, enlisted…

• WHERE ARE YOU GOING, WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN?

What is a good thesis statement about “Where are you Going Where Have You Been?”

Alluding to a former directionless high official, Henry Kissinger, statesman, Nobel Peace Prize recipient, and former Secretary of State said, “If you don’t know where you are going, any road will…

• THE GREAT GATSBY

I’d like to know the meaning of the phrase “made me rigid” in this extract from the chapter Eight…

In a way, Nick’s reaction to Jordan in Chapter 8 is building off of his ending note in chapter 7. The conclusion of chapter 7 is Gatsby “standing there in the moonlight—watching over…

• THE GREAT GATSBY

Could you please tell me the meaning of “deep” in the following excerpt from Chapter Eight of The…

George Wilson is about as pitiful a character as one could possibly find in literature; he is downtrodden, mentally and physically exhausted, a true symbol or metaphor for the blight outside of New…

• HISTORY

What is the difficulity of studying the past, given the fact that we cannot observe prehistoric…

There are at least two major types of problems with studying prehistory. First, we can only know things for which we have artifacts. Second, even when we have artifacts, we are not always able to…

• BEHAVIOR

Are there any influences that affect the way we talk, think, or act?

There are many influences on the way we talk, think and act. Those influences can be physiological — in effect, the way we are wired internally — part of which can be genetic, or they can be…

• MARRIAGE IS A PRIVATE AFFAIR

Identify a significant symbol in the story.

I think that one significant symbol in the story is the presence of written correspondence. The story opens with Nnaemeka hesitating to write a letter to his father about his impending marriage to…

• OEDIPUS REX

DIscuss pride as a motif in Oedipus Rex. Things you would like to include is what does the author…

In Oedipus Rex, the theme of pride is evident. The fact that Oedipus thinks he can control his fate reveals his pride. Oedipus believes he can run away from his prophecy. No doubt, Oedipus is proud…

• THE MERCHANT OF VENICE

Discuss pride as a motif in The Merchant of Venice. What does Shakespeare intend for the audience…

Pride surfaces several times throughout The Merchant of Venice. Antonio who actually swallows his pride when he asks Shylock for a loan to enable him to help Bassanio, for whom he would do…

• POSTCOLONIALISM

What is postcolonialism criticism?

The colonial era had a significant cultural influence. Many countries colonized many areas. In particular, England was a great colonial power and colonized locations in the Americas, India, and…

Why is cost such an important consideration in personnel processes?

Running a business means spending a lot of time studying balance sheets. Balance sheets generally have two columns, one reflecting revenue, or money coming in, and the other showing expenditures,…

• SOCIAL SCIENCES

How does permanent failure in organizations occur?

Because the question does not specify a category of “organization” — in effect, for-profit businesses; professional organizations; social organizations, etc. — a general approach will be taken in…

• SOCIAL SCIENCES

Which of the four leadership styles would you use in a criminal justice setting?

As a style approach to leadership emphasizes the behavior of the leader rather than the traits, this question is predicated on which criminal justice setting we are discussing. If you are in a…

Expalin briefly what values are in business.

This is a good request. In the business world, values are what the company or corporation stands by. For instance, if a company values customer service beyond all, then their values are about…

• SCIENCE

In a mixture of N2 and O2 gases, the mol fraction of N2 is found to be 0.700. The total pressure…

We have N2N2 and O2O2 in the gas mixture. Mole fraction of N2N2 is 0.7 XN2=0.7XN2=0.7 Since mole fraction of both gasses add up to 1; XO2=1−0.7=0.3XO2=1-0.7=0.3 Total pressure (PT)=1.42atm(PT)=1.42atm…

• THE GLASS MENAGERIE

In The Glass Menagerie, how is the blue roses symbol similar to that of the glass unicorn?

The ‘blue roses’ symbol is similar to that of the glass unicorn as both represent Laura. It refers to the friendly nickname that Jim bestowed on Laura in high school, while the unicorn is…

• SPIROCHETES

Are spirochetes in the same group as bacteria? Give reasons for an yes or no answer.

Species belonging in the Phylum Spirochetes are classified under Domain Bacteria. They are generally long, helically coiled organisms which are chemoheterotrophic in nature. However, there are…

• SCIENCE

A hot solution of potassium persulfate slowly decomposes, giving oxygen as one of the products…

2K2S2O8+2H2O→4KHSO4+O22K2S2O8+2H2O→4KHSO4+O2 Mole ratio 2K2S2O8:O2=2:12K2S2O8:O2=2:1 Amount of 2K2S2O82K2S2O8 decomposed =0.1mol=0.1molAmount of O2O2 formed =0.12=0.05mol=0.12=0.05mol It is given that the volume…

• ESSAY LAB

Can you give me some ideas for writing a letter to an editor about traffic congestion?

If you are going to write a letter about traffic congestion, then here are a few considerations. First, you should come off as understanding and kind no matter what you write. If you are writing…

• MATH

Provide a null hypothesis and an alternative hypothesis for a research experiment that utilizes…

(1) One-tailed test: Suppose we want to test whether teachers are paid less than people with the same qualifications working in private companies. The null hypothesis would be that the mean wage…

• WELLES BROADCASTS THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

In science fiction “doom stories”, the threat of destruction can come from different sources:…

When the Mercury Theatre group presented its production of H.G. Welles’ War of the Worlds over the radio on the evening of October 30, 1938, the American public was particularly susceptible to mass…

• WELLES BROADCASTS THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

What could explain the public’s reaction to Orson Welles’ Mercury Theater’s 1938 broadcast of…

The mass hysteria that accompanied the October 30,1938, radio broadcast of H.G. Wells’ The War of the Worlds caught Orson Welles and his theater group, Mercury, by complete surprise. Broadcast the…

• THE STORY OF MY LIFE

In The Story of My Life, what made Helen Keller suddenly develop a great liking for her younger…

Helen Keller lived in a world of “silence and darkness” after her illness at a very young age. Although she fills her world with new experiences, there are many things that she has no capacity to…

• A MODEST PROPOSAL

What does the narrator say to make himself appear to be an authority on this subject?

Swift’s narrator portrays himself not necessarily as an expert (indeed, this is why he calls it a “modest proposal,”) but as a rational, concerned reformer who has consulted a variety of experts in…

• MATH

Given f(x)=1−∣∣4−x2∣∣f(x)=1-|4-x2| show the y-intercept, natural domain and range.

The function f(x) = 1 – |4 – x^2| At the y-intercept, x = 0, 1 – |4 – x^2| = 1 – 4 = -3. The y-intercept is (0, -3) The domain of the function is the set of real numbers R. The range is the set…

• THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

By the end of the play The Importance of Being Earnest, has Jack really learned the importance of…

In The Importance of Being Earnest, Oscar Wilde’s use of epigrams (contradictory statements) is what anchors the comedic aspect of the play. Along with the use of epigrams, Wilde employs irony to…

• MATH

We want to look for the minimum value of cot2A+cot2B+cot2Ccot2A+cot2B+cot2Cgiven that A+B+C=πA+B+C=π . We start with the following statement:

• HINDUISM

How would someone describe Hinduism?

The reason questions regarding Judaism, Islam and Christianity are answered very quickly, but questions regarding Hinduism are only grudgingly answered, is because Hinduism is very complicated and…