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a) DA + DB = AD
I used the following two equations when calculating the aggregate demand for each of the consumer groups:
ADA = 20,000,000(5-0.2p)
ADB = 20,000,000(6-0.3p)
The two consumer groups overlapped between the boundary 0 to 20 therefore from 20 to 25, I used the aggregate demand equation for consumer A and as a result the 2 equations I used to calculate the total aggregate demand were:
ADT = 20,000,000(11-0.5p) 0 ≤ p ≤ 20
ADT = 20,000,000(5-0.2p) 20 < p ≤ 25
ADT = 0 25 > P
Figure 1. Demand of each consumer and total demand of consumer A at a certain price
Demand for each consumer A (DA)
Total demand for consumer A (per million)
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An algorithm is a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solving a particular problem. An algorithm could be used in this situation if Jake continued to think of answers until he got the correct one. An algorithm would either help or hurt Jake, because he may think of the answer soon after he began thinking of possible solutions, but on the other hand, it is also possible that it could take Jake a long time to come up with a solution.
Question 2 (7 points)
Gordon meets his girlfriend’s family for the first time at a big family picnic on Independence Day. While they are at the picnic, one of the aunts reveals that she has a terminal disease. Explain how each of the
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According to your chosen moral theory, is it morally wrong for journalists to hack people’s phones in order to get information for news stories?
Table of contents:
1. Introduction Page 2
2. Outline theory, apply theory to question: Classic Theory (Aristotelian) 2-3
3. Outline theory, apply theory to question: Modern Theory 4
4. Outline theory, apply theory to question: Modern Theory 5
5. Outline theory, apply theory to question: Modern
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Chapter Reading Questions Week 2
What were the major commodities or goods being traded in the world between 1450 and 1750? What effect did this trade have on the people living in these lands? How did they fit into “the global economy”? (I was very confused on the third part of this question)
The major trades during this time period spices and silver. “Spanish America alone produce perhaps 85 percent of the worlds silver during the early modern era.” Fur was another major commodity being traded “like other aspects of imperial expansion, the fur trade was highly competitive enterprise,” along with slaves, silk, sugar, and manufactured goods. These trades affected the people positively and
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Due date: 29th March 2019
Consider the following scenario:
You and Jean are best friends growing up. Both of you are friends since childhood and your families are very close. As the years go by both of you got admitted into the same college. And as you were preparing to go, both of you promise to have each other’s back anytime.
During your time in college, both of you worked hard and scrimped through the years at college to avoid getting student loans. Your hard work paid off that both of you got the jobs you wished for and are ready for the working world. You work for the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation and Jean is an Assistant Director at a Social Security
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permanent residence), therefore he should be considered a non-resident.
Chapter 20 – Residency question
The following is a list of factors that could be used to determine the residency for tax purposes of an individual. Determine whether the factor determines the person is a resident or non-resident of Canada for tax purposes. Consider each factor independently.
1. Mr. A moves from Canada to another country. He puts all of his furniture in storage and rents his house to his sister on a month to month basis.
2. Mr. B moves from Canada to another country. He takes all of the household articles with him. Because of the recent poor economy he is unable to sell his
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February 21, 2018
A Question of Sovereignty
America: home of the free and land of the brave, or so that is what we are taught about the nation in which we live. But just how far has this nation come in order to become “free”? What we may take for granted today, was perhaps the most amazing thing to happen in English and American history then. Democracy, or commonly known as the voice of the people, was met with much hesitation initially. When it comes to the idea of popular sovereignty, our nation took a long time to get there, and the freedoms we enjoy today came at a hefty price for our predecessors.
It was in the 17th century that the initial
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Co-ownership problem question
In December 2000, Burton, Henry and Lester purchased Number 7, Clarendon Park Lane, Leicester, where they all lived with Lester’s daughter Alison. Burton provided 90 per cent of the purchase price and Henry and Lester each provided 5 per cent. The house was conveyed to the three of them as “as joint tenants in law and equity”.
Last Tuesday evening, a heated argument broke out over whose turn it was to wash the dishes. Burton announced that he couldn’t bear to live with the others a moment longer and offered to buy out Henry and Lester. Henry agreed to this immediately and promised to visit his solicitor about this the next morning. Lester replied that he
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An example for question 2 in AQA Language Paper 2
Eddie is a typical modern teenager who is mischievous and talks to his father in a 'mocking voice' emphasising their close relationship and good humour they share. Henry however is distant and more formal with his father addressing him in a respectful tone, 'my dear Father' emphasising the difference in status between them.
From Source A we can see that Eddie is very care-free and this may be due to how Rayner treats Eddie. On the other hand, in my opinion, Henry has a more strict and disciplining father. This may contribute widely to how Henry behaves and we can see how formal he is while writing to his father. This also shows the distance
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Professor Benavidez Jr.
14 October 2018
Evidence Versus Faith; The Eternal Question
The concept of God is as old as humanity itself; since we were agricultural tribes staring at the stars we have fantasized and concocted numerous different versions of the same idea. However, with the concept of God there is always the ever-increasing idea and pondering of if God truly exists and the question of if we need tangible evidence or simply blind faith. Batter my heart, three-person’d God by John Donne raises the long-asked question of whether us as human beings can accept an all-powerful creator or God into our souls and surrender ultimately to him or if it is
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2018, section B, question 5
Mice and men
The novel I have chosen is mice and men by john steinbech, mice and men was set during the great depression. The great depression was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrilised world. It began after the stock market crashed October 1929 and lasted till 1939, which sent wallstreet into a panic wipping out millions of investors. The great depression didn’t just have a major affect on the big time investors of wallstreet but in the working class. Unemployment increased by 25%, leaving many people homeless and housing prices dropped by 30%. In the novel mice and men we follows the story of George and lennie during this
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property and their sharing of its burdens and advantages. That scrutiny will not confine itself to the limited range of acts of direct contribution of the sort that are needed to found a beneficial interest in the first place. It will take into consideration all conduct which throws light on the question what shares were intended. Only if that search proves inconclusive does the court fall back on the maxim that "equality is equity"."- midland bank v cooke 1995 4 All ER 562
As Teresa is in actual occupation of the property and in the case of Williams & Glyn’s bank v Boland[footnoteRef:4] a beneficial interest was found to be able to be considered a property right in order
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Essay to a problem question on wills and trust.
Dear Mr York,
I write concerning your voicemail requesting my advice on the validity of the dispositions you intend to make in your will drafted by Cheap ‘n’ Eazy Bespoke Wills Limited. I confirm receipt of the will, flyer and letter from Cheap ‘n’ Eazy Bespoke Wills Limited and the client information you provided them.
You asked me to consider the dispositions in clauses 3, 4 and 5 of your will, therefore my advice in relation to each clause below.
In principle, what you are trying to achieve in relation to these clauses is to create testamentary trusts whereby you will remain the outright owner of the property in question until such date of
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differences in attitude towards women and social classes as depicted in the novel with those attitudes towards women and social classes in the 21st century.
8. What is the significance of the green light? Does your response match with your critical perspective? Explain your answer.
9. Is Nick a reliable narrator? Explain your answer.
10. Thus far, do you think The Great Gatsby is a simple love story? Why or why not? Explain your answer. Discussing the following question may help you generate a response for Exercise 10: Do characters act in a manner commensurate with real people who are in love?
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him fidget uncomfortably before his eyes met mine.
When I arched my eyebrow in a silent question, he continued. "Could you give this to my wife and family if I die here in this war?" he asked me as he handed me a thick stack of envelopes. "I've been meaning to ask you for a while, but I guess I just didn't want to think that I'd die. Also, I wanted to tell you Marcus has been acting a little strange lately, sometimes disappearing to god knows were for hours at a time. So, yeah."
"Ok, James," I said, not taking it too seriously. "But hey, I promise that I'll give this to your family if I live."
"Thanks man. So, you wanna go drink with Marcus loud group of friends?"
As we were walking over
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the information provided in the question if shirts are intensive
in the use of some factor and if (USA) is relatively abundant in some factor?
(c) What happens in each country under trade relative to autarky? Specifically, what
will each country produce, export and import? Explain your answer.
(d) What happens under trade relative to autarky regarding the exported and im-
ported goods’ prices?
(e) Why in this model there are gains of trade?
(f) Can we say something about income distribution? If yes, explain what happens,
if no say why.
 About Specific Factors: for the following subquestions refer to an example with three
factors (low-skilled (LS) and high-skilled (HS) workers, and capital
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Professor Catherine Mclaughlin
18 November 2018
Insite Deserves Funds: A Question of Yes or No?
Drugs appeal to us because they deliver a variety of moods and states not immediately available from our surrounding realities. These may take in complete relaxation, ecstatic happiness, the negation of suffering, radically transformed perceptions, or just a sense of being alert and full of potential energy.
· Walton (2002)
As it presents a typical visit in the national TV network, that someone, possibly pseudonymous, walks straight into a site, approaching to a receptionist, and waits until he is called into a large space behind a locked door to pick up fresh and
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Mick v Yummy Chocolate
Mick’s case is dependent on whether he was in contract with Yummy Chocolate corporation or not and whether Yummy Chocolate have breached that contract. If there is no contract the second issue of breach does not arise. It can be argued that the offer was merely an invitation to treat. In Partridge v. Crittenden 1, the plaintiff placed an ad in Cage and Aviary Birds which stated "Bramblefinch cocks and hens, 25s each". He was convicted of the offence of offering for sale a live wild bird. His conviction was quashed on appeal, where the court held that advertisements were merely invitations to treat so that he could not have committed the offence of "offering for
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Reece Luehman ID: 216233374 ACC303
Research Question: How much of concern is privacy and surveillance to young people using social media?
H1: Tertiary educated university students (IV) have a high awareness (DV) of personal privacy and/or surveillance and will take steps to guard it on Social Media.
H0: Tertiary educated university students (IV) have a low awareness (DV) of personal privacy and/or surveillance and take minimal steps to guard it on Social Media.
This article is centred around the ever-increasing important issue of privacy and surveillance in modern day society. Throughout this article I will be analysing and investigating the data and information collected
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Romeo and Juliet essay by William Shakespea. Essay question: Why did 'The pair of star-crossed lovers' take their lives?The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet is one of the most dramatic and influential love stories of all time. The play, written by William Shakespeare in the late sixteenth century tells the anguishing tale of 'star-crossed lovers' taking their lives to be together in death. This essay will discuss three points that I believe to be partly a cause of their deaths. Was it the prolonged feud that caused them to die? Was Friar Lawrence at fault, or could it have been merely fate? I will discuss these topics in detail and evaluate what I think was to blame for their tragic deaths.The
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the past - and always will - be vigilant in guarding our freedoms. Someone must be trusted. Let it be the Judges." However, if judges were simply applying the law when making decisions, then it would not matter who was fulfilling that role, because, everybody would reach the same decision in every case, unless a judge happened to misapply the law, in which case another court could put him right. But judges reach very different decisions upon the same facts; there is no common agreement as to what the law is, and Hart argues that in many cases the judges are not only applying the existing law, but they are making new law. Another question which must be addressed is whether or not the largely
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extended the borough franchise to all householders and £10 lodgers, and the county franchise to £12 ratepayers and £5 copyholders and leaseholders. Some seats were also redistributed: forty-five were removed from boroughs with a population of under 10,000. Of these, fifteen went to boroughs without an Mp; twenty-five to the counties, one each to Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds; and one to the University of London.So the key question is why then did Disraeli play such a major role in the rejection of Gladstone's Reform Bill? There are in fact many reasons for this. Firstly, and perhaps most significantly, Disraeli and Gladstone shared a mutual hatred for one
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1.Q:- What is the difference between Motivation & Job Satisfaction?Ans:-MOTIVATION:-It is the process that concerns the factors, but influences the direction, intensity, and persistence of behavior.Expanding effort for an organization's and satisfying individual needs.The three key elements in Motivation are, Intensity, Direction, and Persistence.Intensity is concern with how hard a person tries. This is the element basically focused on how we talk about Motivation. High intensity is unlikely lead to favorable job performance outcomes unless the effort is channeled in a direction, that will benefit the organization. Therefore we have to consider the quality of effort as well as its
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Southeast Missouri State University, MK555
60 POINTS (UG)/ 47.5 POINTS (G)
1. How does technology change traditional marketing? Describe the important Internet properties that affect marketing. b) What are the key elements of Web 2.0? c) What are the key elements of Web 3.0? As a consumer who is in control, what would you like to see for the future Web 3.0?
Over the period technology has changed the way marketing is done as reaching to the customers is becoming easier and easier, some of the key changes from traditional are:
· Experience based marketing is taking off as with start of technology it is very easy to reach customers to communicate the value preposition, hence firms
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After going on a diet, Schmidt has lost 80 pounds. Explain how his eating, exercise habits, and/or emotions may be or may have been influenced by the following terms. Answer in the SODAS format. Definitions alone do not score.
· Drive-Reduction theory
· Incentive theory
· Yerkes-Dodson Law
· Set Point
· Hierarchy of Needs
· Facial Feedback Effect
· Schachter-Singer Two Factor Theory
Drive-reduction theory is the idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension state that motivates an organism to satisfy the need. The drive-reduction theory may influence Schmidt through his eating habits. Before, Schmidt may have eaten more than necessary, which caused him to gain all the weight. Now
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The Purpose of the Lottery and Real Life Connection.
A short story was written by Shirley Jackson describe a religious tradition of “ Lottery” using the irony in the story to connect to real life problems. Beginning the story by showing the conformity of the villagers in their tradition of drawing lottery without understand the purpose of it. “the original paraphernalia for the lottery had been lost long ago, and the black box now resting on the stool had been put into use even before Old Man Warner, the oldest man in town, was born. “(The Lottery,1), yet the practice of “lottery in June” had been created for the “corn be heavy soon”(The Lottery, ). Despite the origin of the traditional
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October 22, 2018
In the Crucible, by Arthur Miller, some may say that Abigail was much to blame for the events that had occured. It depends on the reader rather she is solely blame Abigail for the events which took place. Throughout the entire movie you can observe that Abigail played a huge role in many things that turned negative quickly. Abigail opened doors she couldn't close, all starting with the witchcraft drama in the very beginning. Innocent people had lost their lives along the way, and Abigail did not mind because she was to wrapped up over John Proctor. To say Abigail was solely responsible for this wouldn't be as fair but, Abigail had a vast
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The Miracle Worker
Act I Study Guide Questions
Answer the following questions using complete sentences.
1. Give a description for each of the following characters and describe how they react to
a. Kate Keller – Helen’s mother; described as a young, gentlewoman; later described as careworn. She still believes there is hope to reach Helen. She is patient and the family peacekeeper.
b. Captain Arthur Keller – Helen’s father; described as a hearty gentleman in his mid-forties. He is a newspaper editor. He is impatient and imperious. He does not believe there is hope for Helen; he no longer believes in miracles.
c. Annie Sullivan – Helen’s teacher; she is a twenty years old girl
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1. This is a story about the dangers of youthful inexperience. Why is Michael Obi’s age a problem in this story?
Ans : This is a story about a young man(Michael Obi) to be appointed as the headmaster of a school in backward village. As a backward village there are always such beliefs which are passed down from generations. And as Michael was promoted to run the school in such a village, he had to respect some of the beliefs in order to fully settle and run anything there i.e a school. As he was young and modern at that time, he didn’t fully understand the mindset of those people and was looking to modernize the school. The problem in this story is that he was a young man dreaming about
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Krause, Corts, Dolderman, Smith, Psychological Science, Canadian Edition,
Chapter 14: Health, Stress, and Coping
1) Smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death in Canada.
Correct: Cigarette smoking is the leading preventable cause of death in Canada.
Page Reference: 587
Objective: Know the key terminology related to health psychology.
2) It is believed that snacking is responsible for the fact that watching television is correlated with obesity in men, whereas spending more time on a computer is not.
Correct: The number of hours watching TV is correlated with obesity but the number of hours on the computer is not; researchers think that the
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Q1: Legal Liabilities or Obligations Between Adam and Tony
The legal issue is whether Tony’s offer had been validly revoked before it had been accepted by Adam. However, if Adam had given consideration for the offer, then the issue becomes whether there is an option contract existing between the parties, thereby limiting the offeror from revoking their offer.
In Routledge v Grant[footnoteRef:1], an offer can be withdrawn by the offeror at any time before it is accepted. This is even so if the offeror has stated that the offer is to remain open for a specified period of time.[footnoteRef:2] In such a case, the statement or promise to keep the offer
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The film is an analogy for what is happening in our world. Describe specific scenes from the film and how they are related to specific environmental issues. (at least two)
Atmosphere is mainly controlled by o hare air if he wants to make another factory he makes one. The impact it has is tremendous. The air in thneedville is mainly carbon monoxide and not good breathing air. In the lorax the biggest corporation – o hare air wants the air polluted and dirty so they can keep selling their product – canned air- to folk and make more money. They do this by cutting down lots of trees and building excess of factories. Relates to todays world as so many factories pollute the
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Running head: DISCUSSION BOARD 3
DISCUSSION BOARD 3
Discussion Board 2
Professor Hemric / BUSI 330
April 3, 2019
This discussion explores Amazon by describing how their online marketing strategy has impacted conventional retail stores. The advantages and disadvantages of online retailers compared to brick and mortar department stores include factors such as product selection, available services, and the amount of time it takes to have a product in hand. The advantages that online retailers provide has led conventional retailers to implement similar strategies to attract consumers, some of which include curbside pick-up and free shipping. Even
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BUSINESS INFORMATION SYSTEMS
INDIVIDUAL ASSIGNMENT SEMESTER 1, 2018
(Assignment 1: worth 7.5%)
Written report guidelines:
The report must be word-processed in 1.5 spacing, 12-point, Times New Roman.
Provide an executive summary of the report.
Due date: (Monday, 9 April 2018, 11:00 PM)
Submission mode: Online (submit your assignment as one file, which include
summary, business and IT goals and models)
Business Scenario for coffee vending machine
There’s nothing like a hot cup of coffee to help you start off the day. Coffee dispensing
machines are designed to give you a fresh experience every time. Machines are easy to use and
are specifically calibrated to provide the right
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APUSH DBQ 4
The breakup of the union in 1861 was due mostly to the conflict over Slavery than other factors.
Other factors such as political tension and land expansion also attributed to the breakup, but they were all
related and branched off of slavery. Interactions, such as the south wanting to expand and gain more land,
and relationships between the north and the south kept heating up until they reached a boiling point which
tore apart the union in two sides fighting against each other all coming from the common root of slavery.
The efforts of expansion created tension mostly because the more land the south got, more states
would become slave states. This would have lead
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Between 300-1500 three advanced civilizations developed in Central and South America. Ruins from the Mayan civilization remain even today in southern Mexico, Guatemala, and Honduras. The Aztecs, who conquered most of Mexico, built a highly developed civilization in the 1400's. At the same time, the Incas were building an empire in Peru.The Mayans were clearly very skilled architects that could create wonders with their resources. Document 1 pictures a Mayan pyramid temple in Tikal, which was the tallest structure in the Americas until the twentieth century. This temple evidenced that the Mayans had great skill when it came to architecture and the building of great structures. Mayan
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'To Be Insane or Not To Be Insane That Tis The Question'With in Hamlet, Shakespeare gives a psychological dimension to the thouoghts andactions of each of his characaters, exspecially hamlet. Shakespeare gives the reader anindepth look into the mind of Hamlet. If shakespeare had not given the reader the complexpsychological state of Hamlet, then yes one could say Hamlet was insane, but Shakespearedid. He made sure that there was an explanation, logical reason for all of his actions.Hamlet, at the very least was sane. In the play Hamlet was percieved as being mad, butthere was a just cause. The symbolic meaning of Hamlet's actions are the underliningmeaning for his unconscious motivation
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The Positive Effect of Cancer
The film, The Doctor, is about a heart surgeons long journey from being perfectly healthy, to horribly sick, and his road to recovery. The doctor, Jack, is used to being the surgeon that helps heal patients, and in the process of recovering, he sees what it is like to in the patient's shoes for the first time. The film starts with Jack in his normal routine. He is taking care of patients, performing surgeries, and living a normal life at home with his wife and son. Then, his life was turned upside down. Jack was diagnosed with throat cancer. The very successful surgeon became a patient. Although the form of cancer that Jack had was treatable, it is still a huge
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What caused the Dust Bowl?
Imagine a world where all you can breathe is dust, the air that gave you life is
now out to kill you. The dust bowl was one unimaginable and tragic event bringing with
it disastrous effects and force. The people of Stratford, Texas thought of it as any other
dust storm but poor people, they wish they had known it was as deadly as to causing
them to leave their homes. Many causes were known of the Dust Bowl but what was
known to be the greatest cause was humans.
All humans were not necessarily the cause of the Dust Bowl though. The Dust
Bowl of 1935 was actually caused by farmers, those that we looked on to for food were
becoming the reason for our deaths. Farmers
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Bobby and Kat have sustained injuries at the storage room of the local supermarket. The storage room was supervised by Mohammed, and that’s where the injuries occurred. Thus, the claimants may be able to make a claim under the Occupiers’ Liability Act 1956 if they were lawful visitors, or the Occupiers’ Liability Act 1984 if they were trespassers. A visitor is a person whom the occupier has invited in the premises (express permission), or a person who has a lawful right to be in the premises (implied permission).[footnoteRef:1] A trespasser is a person who goes on the land without an invitation (presence is unknown to the occupier or object to).[footnoteRef:2] [1: John Coke, Law of Tort
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English Leadership in European Industrialization
The Industrial Revolution of the eighteenth to nineteenth centuries, a time of severe change that included the economic development and creations of significant inventions that innovated specific industries such as the textile industry, was centered and initiated in Britain before spreading throughout the continent of Europe and the Americas. Inventions that aided the textile industry included the spinning jenny, a simple and hand-powered cotton spinning machine, made by English inventor James Hargreaves, the water frame, a spinning machine that could spin several hundred spindles using waterpower, made by English inventor Richard Arkwright
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Article Critiques 2
Article Critiques 2
An Alberta Perspective on Aboriginal Peoples and the Constitution
University College of the North
Aboriginal Politics 2
January 29, 2019
Running head: Article Critiques 2
Boldt, Menno & J. Anthony Long, Ed. (1985) “An Alberta Perspective on Aboriginal Peoples and the Constitution”, by Richard Dalon, in The Quest for Justice: Aboriginal Peoples and Aboriginal Rights, University of Toronto Press.
The quest for justice: Aboriginal peoples and Aboriginal rights is a book collection of many voices that develops more deeply and comprehensively of the issues raised in the editor’s earlier volume in Pathways to Self
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Stanley Milgram conducted the obedience study in the early 1960s. It closely related to the conformity research because it showed how far people were willing to go to obey authority figures. He was a graduate assistant at Yale and considered his mentor his most important scientific influence even though Milgram’s research went far beyond his mentor’s. Milgram recruited white and blue collar workers at random to participate in his study. They were told they would be learning the effects of punishment on learning. Each volunteer was initially met by a stern man in a lab coat upon arrival and introduced to the subject of the experiment. The subject was an old man with heart problems strapped to
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The Han and Roman were both powerful civilizations during the first century CE who contributed many things to technology
and the bettering of the world. The Roman empire was in the Mediterranean from 27 BCE- 476
CE while in China the Han dynasty existed from 202 BCE- 218 CE. They both were involved in
trade along the Silk Roads and during their stable times were able to create many things (Rome:
Pax Romana). Both these powerful empires had different views and attitudes on technology. The
Romans did not appreciate their people when creating these technologies while the Han dynasty
took into consideration how these technologies would affect their people.
The Han dynasty cared and were
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Simon Davies 8667316414
In literature, one of the most explored themes, from the ancient Greek to modern times, is
the inevitability of man’s own demise. The uncertainty of an afterlife serves as a catalyst for
man’s innate struggle to gain immortality. This constant stream of consciousness is particularly
evident in the short story the “Epic of Gilgamesh.” Within this folklore, the reader is immersed in
the struggle that death is inevitable. Death is explored multiple times, most particularly, in the
fall of Humbaba, Enkidu’s death, the destruction of Shurrupak and Gilgamesh own expiry. These
examples serve to demonstrate to the reader that man cannot achieve the ultimate status of
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Ms. Mavis L. Wanczyk is a very lucky person. The odds of winning the powerball jackpots stands at 1 in 88 quadrillion or 1015 (Picchi, 2018). If we assume each ticket is $2, we can make the following ROI calculation: $759,000,000 / ($2 x 1015) = 0.000000008625. This means, for every dollar spent, you would likely see an estimated return of $8.625E-09 before taxes, therefore, my first suggestion is not to play the lottery if you’re trying to be financially savvy.
Yet since she won, we are assuming an ordinary annuity. If we take the winning value of $759 million in 30 annuity payments with a 5% yearly increase, her initial payment on CF0 would be $11,424,039.23. We can see the full
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1) The purpose of the above political cartoon to illustrate the concept of
2) Which event was most recently preceded the creation of this cartoon?
Blitzkrieg of Poland (B)
3) The purpose of the above cartoon is to illustrate the concept of
4) Which of the following leaders
WINSTON CHURCILL (C)
5) Why were the leaders of European democracies seen as “spineless”
THEY THOUGHT GIVING HITLER WHAT HE WANTED (B)
6) Which statement most closely mirrors the author’s perspective
WAS EFFECTIVE (B)
7) The excerpt above is evidence that
THERE IS ONGOING DEBATE TO THE NECESISITY (D)
8) The excerpt above is evidence that Eisenhower believed that
TRUMAN WAS NOT JUSTIFIED (C
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CHILD LAW ASSIGNMENT PLAN
STATE the law, EXPLAIN the law and APPLY the law
· What are the judges going to rely on? The courts stand point. Always decide who the parent is first. Bring in human rights issues. Different acts apply to different bits
1. Parenthood and Parental Responsibility.
· Who is a parent in law? Re G quote baroness hale on who is a parent.
· Who is the mother? S 33(1) HFEA 2008
· Who is the father? Legal presumptions. Rebuttable?
· What is parental responsibility and who in this case has parental responsibility?
· Obtaining parental responsibility as a step- parent (civil partnership with the birth mother) or as the father? Parental responsibility order
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The Age of Exploration was a period of discovery and establishment for various European nations who had new technology for voyaging. Christopher Columbus’ voyage across the Atlantic Ocean inspired other nations to make voyages to the West. The Age of Exploration affected the natives of the new colonies because they were enslaved and sold, forced to relocate, and converted to Christianity.
Columbus’ chain reaction of voyages led to a new trade route with all the new goods found in the West, however, among these goods being traded were people and in Documents A, B, E, and I, slavery is present. Document A is a letter by Columbus, describing an encounter with natives. This document shows