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In how many ways can 8 people be seated in a row if (a) there are no restrictions on the seating arrangement? (b) persons A and B must sit next to each other? (c) there are 4 men and 4 women and no 2 men or 2 women can sit next to each other? (d) there are 5 men and they must sit next to each other? (e) there are 4 married couples and each couple must sit together?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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In how many ways can 3 novels, 2 mathematics books, and 1 chemistry book be arranged on a bookshelf if (a) the books can be arranged in any order? (b) the mathematics books must be together and the novels must be together? (c) the novels must be together, but the other books can be arranged in any order?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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**STAT 200** 1. Discrete variables have values that can be measured. A) True B) False 2. A(n) __________ probability distribution consists of the finite number of values a random variable can assume and the corresponding probabilities of the values. 3. The number of song requests a radio station receives per day is indicated in the table below.  Construct a graph for this data. **Number of calls  _X_** 8 9 10 11 12 **Probability ...

Answered 2 years ago by Tonya

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What is meant by "leveraging the power of lift "What if a new idea, such as this one, came along what would you, as a manager, do with it look at the video What changes do your foresee for your current working environment in the next 5 years? How will you prepare yourself to manage in this new environment? What is meant by "leveraging the power of lift?" Leveraging literally means a lever used to lift an object. The concept of Leverage can be used for success in business and career. With leverage more can be achieved in the amount of time invested. The power of lift can...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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A student has to sell 2 books from a collection of 6 math, 7 science, and 4 economics books. How many choices are possible if (a) both books are to be on the same subject? (b) the books are to be on different subjects?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Let A and P be square matrices, with P invertible. Show that $\text{det}(PAP^{-1})=\text{det }A$

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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1) True or False: If a data set is sufficiently large, its distribution will always appear approximately bell-shaped.

Answered 2 years ago by chegendungu

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Five separate awards (best scholarship, best leadership qualities, and so on) are to be presented to selected students from a class of 30. How many different outcomes are possible if (a) a student can receive any number of awards? (b) each student can receive at most 1 award?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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From a group of 8 women and 6 men, a committee consisting of 3 men and 3 women is to be formed. How many different committees are possible if (a) 2 of the men refuse to serve together? (b) 2 of the women refuse to serve together? (c) 1 man and 1 woman refuse to serve together?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Explain why the columns of an $n \times n$ matrix $A$ span $\Bbb R^n$ when $A$ is invertible. [Hint: Review Theorem 4 in Section 1.4.]

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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What would happen if your financial projections were based on incorrect data if your Booked AR is significantly higher this quarter than the actual AR and cash inflows, does your expense budgeting change? Would your cash flow change? How would you handle suppliers or capital budgeting for this time period. What reports or ratios would you consider in monitoring the financial situation If the budgeted or planned figures are not based on facts, then the comparison of budgeted figures and actual figures will be distorting as the difference will be on higher side. For example, if a...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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John, Jim, Jay, and Jack have formed a band consisting of 4 instruments. If each of the boys can play all 4 instruments, how many different arrangements are possible? What if John and Jim can play all 4 instruments, but Jay and Jack can each play only piano and drums?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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If $C$ is $6 \times 6$ and the equation $Cx =v$ is consistent for every $v$ in $R^6$, is it possible that for some $v$, the equation $Cx=v$ has more than one solution? Why or why not?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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The truth table for a valid deductive argument will show   wherever the premises are true, the conclusion is true.   that the premises are false. that some premises are true, some premises false. wherever the premises are true, the conclusion is false.     A conditional sentence with a false antecedent is always   true.   false. Cannot be determined. not a sentence.     The sentence "P  Q" is read as   P or Q P and Q If P then Q   Q if and only P     In the conditional "P  Q," "P" is a   sufficient condition for Q.   sufficient condition for...

Answered 4 years ago by baptiste

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**240 people out of a simple random sample of 500 said "yes" to outlawing final exams. What is the percentage of people in the population who favor outlawing final exams? 24% b. unknown c. 52% d. 48% e. 100%** **240 people out of a simple random sample of 500 said "yes" to outlawing final exams. Find the standard error of the sample percentage. Answer a. 5.5% b. 50% c. 44.7% d. 2.2% e. none of these** **A basketball team is scheduled to play 100 games. The chance that the team will win any game is 50%. The expected value for the number of games that this team will win is: Answer...

Answered 6 years ago by moduloP

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The truth table for a valid deductive argument will show wherever the premises are true, the conclusion is true. that the premises are false. that some premises are true, some premises false. wherever the premises are true, the conclusion is false. A conditional sentence with a false antecedent is always true. false. Cannot be determined. not a sentence. The sentence "P Q" is read as P or Q P and Q If P then Q Q if and only P In the conditional "P Q," "P" is a sufficient...

Asked 2 years ago by smartypants

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A well-known nursery rhyme starts as follows: “As I was going to St. Ives I met a man with 7 wives. Each wife had 7 sacks. Each sack had 7 cats. Each cat had 7 kittens. . .” How many kittens did the traveler meet?

Answered 1 year ago by Salman

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Ms. Aquina has just had a biopsy on a possibly cancerous tumor. Not wanting to spoil a weekend family event, she does not want to hear any bad news in the next few days. But if she tells the doctor to call only if the news is good, then if the doctor does not call, Ms. Aquina can conclude that the news is bad. So, being a student of probability, Ms. Aquina instructs the doctor to flip a coin. If it comes up heads, the doctor is to call if the news is good and not call if the news is bad. If the coin comes up tails, the doctor is not to call. In this way, even if the doctor doesn’t call,...

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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In Problem 5, for n = 3, if the coin is assumed fair, what are the probabilities associated with the values that X can take on? [Problem 5 was asked here](https://www.lil-help.com/questions/7841/let-x-represent-the-difference-between-the-number-of-heads-and-the-number-of-tails-obtained-when-a-coin-is-tossed-n-times)

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A satellite system consists of n components and functions on any given day if at least k of the n components function on that day. On a rainy day each of the components independently functions with probability p1, whereas on a dry day they each independently function with probability p2. If the probability of rain tomorrow is α, what is the probability that the satellite system will function?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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1) If the mean of a population is assumed to be $500$, with \sigma = 50. If a sample of $36$ had a mean of $475$, conduct a two-tailed test with $\sigma =0.01$.

Answered 2 years ago by chegendungu

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Using the Simplex Method, Construct the objective function and constraints. A factory produces throw pillows and quilts Each pillow requires 1 yard of fabric Each quilt requires 2 yards of fabric Each yard of fabric costs \$5 The factory has \$1000 to spend. The factory has 200 yards of fabric to use The profit of each pillow is \$10; the profit of each quilt is \$20 Management selection. A corporation plans to fill 2 different positions for vice-president, V 1 and V 2, from administrative officers in 2 of its manufacturing plants. Plant A has 8 officers and plant B has 7. a. How...

Answered 6 years ago by lancer

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What are some tips for a successful job interview?

Answered 4 years ago by bhdrkn

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5\. A firm is considering Projects S and L, whose cash flows are shown below. These projects are mutually exclusive, equally risky, and not repeatable. The CEO wants to use the IRR criterion, while the CFO favors the NPV method. You were hired to advise the firm on the best procedure. If the wrong decision criterion is used, how much potential value would the firm lose? WACC: 6.00% Year 0 1 2 3 4 CFS -\$1,025 \$380 \$380 \$380 \$380 CFL -\$2,150 \$765 \$765 \$765 \$765 a. $188.68 b. $198.61 c. $209.07 d. $219.52 e. $230.49

Answered 2 years ago by Jaxon

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1.  There are 10 workers and 2 administrators in a company meeting room. Two people will be selected at random without replacement. The chance that the second person is a worker given that the first person is an administrator is: 2.  Find the probability that three cards are drawn from a deck, and you get two reds, followed by a black. 3.  A die is tossed 50 times. Find the expected number of 4s. 4.  A die is tossed 50 times. We are counting 4s. Find the standard error for the # of 4s. 5.  A die is tossed 5000 times. About how many sixes are expected? 6.  A die will be rolled...

Answered 5 years ago by lancer

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The researchers found a significant difference between the two groups (control and treatment) for change in mobility of the women with osteoarthritis (OA) over 12 weeks with the results of F(1, 22) 9.619, p 0.005. Discuss each aspect of these results. State the null hypothesis for the Baird and Sands (2004) study that focuses on the effect of the GI with PMR treatment on patients mobility level. Should the null hypothesis be rejected for the difference between the two groups in change in mobility scores over 12 weeks? Provide a rationale for your answer. The researchers stated that the...

Answered 2 years ago by zeta29

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How many different three-letter codes are there if only the letters A, B, C, and D can be used and no letter can be used more than once?

Answered 3 years ago by studybud

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(a) In how many ways can 3 boys and 3 girls sit in a row? (b) In how many ways can 3 boys and 3 girls sit in a row if the boys and the girls are each to sit together? (c) In how many ways if only the boys must sit together? (d) In how many ways if no two people of the same sex are allowed to sit together?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Consider a group of 20 people. If everyone shakes hands with everyone else, how many handshakes take place?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A person has 8 friends, of whom 5 will be invited to a party. (a) How many choices are there if 2 of the friends are feuding and will not attend together? (b) How many choices if 2 of the friends will only attend together?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A communications channel transmits the digits 0 and 1. However, due to static, the digit transmitted is incorrectly received with probability .2. Suppose that we want to transmit an important message consisting of one binary digit. To reduce the chance of error, we transmit 00000 instead of 0 and 11111 instead of 1. If the receiver of the message uses “majority” decoding, what is the probability that the message will be wrong when decoded? What independence assumptions are you making?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Service Failure Describe leadership and management practices that can enhance an employees service when the employee is fixing a service failure. Provide an example with your answer. Most service failures can be fixed. Identify a service failure in any type of hospitality organization that may not be able to be fixed. Determine what the organization would do in this situation. Describe leadership and management practices that can enhance an employees service when the employee is fixing a service failure. Provide an example with your answer. Management should spend quality time...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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A player throws a fair die and simultaneously flips a fair coin. If the coin lands heads, then she wins twice, and if tails, then one-half of the value that appears on the die. Determine her expected winnings.

Answered 2 years ago by LanceJ

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**Question 1,** A flexible wire PQRS, of total length 14 metres, is bent into a three-edged planar shape, and its ends P, S placed at the edge of a disc of radius 8 metres with centre O, as shown in the diagram below. (The arc PS is not part of the wire.) The end-segments PQ and RS of the wire lie along straight lines through O, while the arc QR forms part of a circle with centre O and subtends an angle x (in radians) at O.   This question concerns the area A enclosed between the wire and the edge of the disc which is shown shaded below. This area can be expressed by A = f(x),...

Answered 5 years ago by JasonJones

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Find the probability of the event P(A $\cup$ B) if P(A) = 0.23 , P(B) = 0.25, and P(A $\cap$ B) = 0.17.

Answered 3 years ago by studybud

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An insurance company writes a policy to the effect that an amount of money A must be paid if some event E occurs within a year. If the company estimates that E will occur within a year with probability p, what should it charge the customer in order that its expected profit will be 10 percent of A?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Consider a roulette wheel consisting of 38 numbers 1 through 36, 0, and double 0. If Smith always bets that the outcome will be one of the numbers 1 through 12, what is the probability that (a) Smith will lose his first 5 bets; (b) his first win will occur on his fourth bet?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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BUS 600 DQ In a 250-300 word response, describe a conflict situation you have experienced in the workplace. Explain the impact that the communication process played in resolving or escalating the conflict? What was the resolution? If positive, how could you incorporate that conflict resolution style in your communications? If a negative result, what recommendation could you make to improve the communication process Use references to support your findings. Conflict is a natural and normal part of every individual personal and professional life. But if these conflicts are not resolved...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**PSYCH 625 Week 5: Time to Practice and Statistics Project** Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data from Statistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate Statistics. This data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. 1. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand and...

Answered 2 years ago by ajotatxe

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MATH 533 Week 5 Discussion - Case: Diary of a Kleenex User MATH 533 Applied Managerial Statistics - DeVry Case: Statistics in Action: Diary of a Kleenex User (graded) Hypothesis Testing Class: Our goal with hypothesis testing is to determine if a claim regarding a population may be correct. The answer to this question depends on many factors, such as: 1) the sample size, 2) the sample parameter, and 3) the variability of the sample. Let's look at an example. If an instructor believes s/he has a better way to teach statistics and measures success on final exam test scores, we can use...

Answered 2 years ago by Guide4Students

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Describe a conflict situation you have experienced in the workplace. Explain the impact that the communication process played in resolving or escalating the conflict? What was the resolution? If positive, how could you incorporate that conflict resolution style in your communications? If a negative result, what recommendation could you make to improve the communication process Use references to support your findings. Conflict within the workplace is inevitable in some form or another. Conflict is defined by our text as,...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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Find the distance of the points (a) $(1,3)$, (b) $(-3,4)$, (c) $(4,-2)$ from the line $2x+3y-6=0$.

Answered 2 years ago by chegendungu

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Value of Money 1. Which of the following would be considered a contingent liability? A. Mortgage obligation B. Accounts payable obligation C. Pending legal action D. Sales tax obligation 2. A repair that extends the useful life of an asset would be considered a/an A. ordinary repair. B. extraordinary repair. C. betterment. D. capital expense 3. Jewell Company has current assets of $56,000; long-term assets of $135,000; current liabilities of $44,000; and long-term liabilities of $90,000. Jewell Company's debt ratio is A. 70.2%. B. 127.3%. C. 239.3%. D. 78.6%. 4. A patent has...

Answered 5 years ago by DVick

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Find the equation of the regression line for the given data. Then construct a scatter plot of the data and draw the regression line. (The pair of variables have a significant correlation.) Then use the regression equation to predict the value of y for each of the given x-values, if meaningful. The number of hours 6 students spent for a test and their scores on that test are shown below. | | | | | | | | |-|-|-|-|-|-|-| | **Hours spent studying, x** | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 4 | 5 | | **Test score, y** | 42 | 47 | 52 | 50 | 62 | 69 | (a) x = 3 hours (b) x = 3.5 hours (c) x = 12 hours (d) x =...

Answered 4 years ago by baptiste

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A coin is weighted so that tails is 5 times as likely as heads to occur. What probability should we assign to tails? to heads?

Answered 3 years ago by studybud

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a) How many different 7-place license plates are possible if the first 2 places are for letters and the other 5 for numbers? b) Repeat part (a) under the assumption that no letter or number can be repeated in a single license plate.

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A certain town with a population of 100,000 has 3 newspapers: I, II, and III. The proportions of townspeople who read these papers are as follows: I: 10 percent I and II: 8 percent I and II and III: 1 percent II: 30 percent I and III: 2 percent III: 5 percent II and III: 4 percent (The list tells us, for instance, that 8000 people read newspapers I and II.) (a) Find the number of people who read only one newspaper. (b) How many people read at least two newspapers? (c) If I and III are morning papers and II is an evening paper, how many people read at least one morning paper...

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A and B are involved in a duel. The rules of the duel are that they are to pick up their guns and shoot at each other simultaneously. If one or both are hit, then the duel is over. If both shots miss, then they repeat the process. Suppose that the results of the shots are independent and that each shot of A will hit B with probability pA, and each shot of B will hit A with probability pB. What is (a) the probability that A is not hit? (b) the probability that both duelists are hit? (c) the probability that the duel ends after the nth round of shots? (d) the conditional probability...

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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**True or False, Justify each answer** a. A subset $H$ of $R^n$ is a subspace if the zero vector is in $H$. b. Given vectors $v_1, \ldots, v_p$ in Rn, the set of all linear combinations of these vectors is a subspace of $R^n$. c. The null space of an $m \times n$ matrix is a subspace of $R^n$. d. The column space of a matrix $A$ is the set of solutions of $Ax= b$: e. If B is an echelon form of a matrix A, then the pivot columns of B form a basis for Col A.

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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If E[X]=1 and Var(X)=5, find (a) $E[(2+X)^2]$ (b) $Var(4+3X)$

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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8) In their advertisements, a new diet program would like to claim that their program results in a mean weight loss ($\mu$) of more than $10$ pounds in two weeks. State the null and alternative hypothesis. 9) Suppose we would like to estimate the mean amount of money ($\mu$) spent on books by CS students in a semester. We have the following data from $10$ randomly selected CS students: $X = \$249$ and $S = \$30$. Assume that the amount spent on books by CS students is normally distributed. To compute a 95% confidence for µ, what will we use as the value of our critical point? 10) ...

Answered 2 years ago by chegendungu

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**A++ Work!! 100% CORRECT PHYSICS TUTORIAL A person shoots his pistol horizontally. The bullet travels (horizontally, initially) at a speed of 330 m/s Assume that air resistance is negligible. The acceleration due to gravity is 9,80 m/s . It hits a target that is 100 m from the shooter. How far has the bullet dropped when it hits the target? Use figure 4 You observe two objects, object A and object B, as you are adrift in space. object A is traveling with a speed of a = 2099 m/s object B is traveling in the opposite direction with speed b = 230.0 m/s (so vector "a"...

Answered 2 years ago by Descartes1650

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The social issue that I decided on investigating is abuse. Abuse is defined as to treat in a harmful, injurious, or offensive way. There are many different kinds of abuse and is susceptible to anyone at any age and can happen to anyone and has been a problem everywhere for a very long time. Physical abuse is often the most easily recognized form. Sexual abuse is any type of sexual contact between an adult and anyone younger than 18. Emotional abuse can be the most difficult to identify because there are usually no outward signs of the abuse. And neglect, which is difficult to identify and...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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ECO 550 Week 3 DQ Week 3 eActivity .-Use the Internet or the Strayer Library to research the current demand for a good or service of your choice. Collect information that will affect the demand for the good or service -From the e-Activity, develop a regression equation using the data you collected from your research. Use the regression equation to focus the demand for the product you chose for the next three periods. Assess what the results of the regression equation tells managers and how it is likely to impact decisions made related to maximizing profitability. -Imagine you...

Answered 2 years ago by solarc

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Why does an auditor examine travel and entertainment expenses? What would poor controls regarding executive reimbursements say about the "tone at the top" for purposes of evaluating and reporting on internal controls? The auditor should examine travel and entertainment expenses because this is an important area and employees especially the mangers and excutives easily abuse it. If excessive amounts are spent, or any amounts are spent without a legitimate business purpose, it must be rectified. Additionally, most companies have strict policies on this, and adherence to them must be...

Answered 2 years ago by Ash

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Week 7 Discussion Questions 1. Systems of equations can be solved by graphing or by using substitution or elimination. What are the pros and cons of each method? Graphing 1. Pro -you can see geometrically how solutions are found. 2. Pro- useful when approximate answers are needed. 3. Pro -We can solve inconsistent systems with graphs that are parallel lines and systems of dependent equations that are the same line. 1. Con- If the solution does not involve integers or is too large to be seen on the graph, it is impossible to tell exactly what the solutions are. 2. It is...

Answered 2 years ago by jacob

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1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Typically, a firms DPS should exceed its EPS. b. Typically, a firms EBIT should exceed its EBITDA. c. If a firm is more profitable than average (e.g., Google), we would normally expect to see its stock price exceed its book value per share. d. If a firm is more profitable than most other firms, we would normally expect to see its book value per share exceed its stock price, especially after several years of high inflation. e. The more depreciation a firm has in a given year, the higher its EPS, other things held constant.  

Answered 2 years ago by Jaxon

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Suppose that a die is rolled twice. What are the possible values that the following random variables can take on: (a) the maximum value to appear in the two rolls; (b) the minimum value to appear in the two rolls; (c) the sum of the two rolls; (d) the value of the first roll minus the value of the second roll?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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a. If B is a basis for a subspace H, then each vector in H can be written in only one way as a linear combination of the vectors in B. c. The dimension of *Nul A* is the number of variables in the equation $Ax= 0$ d. The dimension of the column space of A is rank A

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A man claims to have extrasensory perception. As a test, a fair coin is flipped 10 times and the man is asked to predict the outcome in advance. He gets 7 out of 10 correct. What is the probability that he would have done at least this well if he had no ESP?

Answered 2 years ago by radykal

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If you buy a lottery ticket in 50 lotteries, in each of which your chance of winning a prize is 1/100, what is the (approximate) probability that you will win a prize (a) at least once? (b) exactly once? (c) at least twice?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Given Scenario: Suppose that a franchisor requires the franchisee to purchase a particular type of van that will be used to deliver the franchised carpet-cleaning services to the public. If the van is involved in an accident that causes injury to a person, should the franchisor be held liable for the injuries? What are the arguments for and against holding the franchisor liable under the circumstances? Discussion over given Scenario: If a franchisor who has been providing carpet-cleaning services to the public and purchased a van even knew that it was involved in an accident case and...

Answered 2 years ago by hemsworth

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How Is The Greek Idea of a Sound Mind and Body Essential for The Successful Characters of The Odyssey? If one were to only have a very fit and strong body, lacking mental ability, to the Greeks it would not suffice. If a man were merely smart and intelligent, without much physical capability, the Greeks would feel that he is not complete. They believed an individual must have have both, a well developed mind and a fit body, not only one or the other, to be ideal. This is the Greek concept of a sound mind and body. In Homer's Odyssey, Odysseus and Telemachos, had to have...

Answered 2 years ago by JimA

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1. When designing an experiment, the research hypothesis may be directional or non-directional. Identify the differences between a directional and non-directional hypothesis. Discuss how the directionality is related to the one- and two-tailed t-test. Is there an assumption that is violated if a two-tailed t-test is used with a directional hypothesis? Explain your reasoning. When designing an experiment, the research hypothesis can be directional or non-directional. A directional hypothesis, known as the one sided hypothesis is always one tailed. It is assumed that a precise change in...

Answered 2 years ago by jacob

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1. A grindstone, initially at rest, is given a constant angular acceleration so that it makes 20.0 rev in the first 8.00 s.  What is its angular acceleration? 2. A circular hoop rolls without slipping on a flat horizontal surface.  Which one of the following is necessarily true? 3. Consider four point masses:  the 1.0 kg mass is 1.0 m from the origin, the 2.0 kg mass is 2.0 m from the origin, the 3.0 kg mass is 3.0 m from the origin, and the 4.0 kg mass is located 4.0 m from the origin.  The acceleration due to gravity is the same everywhere.  What is the x coordinate of the center...

Answered 5 years ago by lancer

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The mean value of land and buildings per 1 acre from a sample of farms is \$1300, with a standard deviation of $200. The data set has a bell-shaped distribution. Using the empirical rule, determine which of the following farms, whose land and building values per acre are given, are unusual (more than two standard deviations from the mean). Are any of the data values very unusual (more than three standard deviations from the mean)? \$1025 \$1763 \$1106 \$678 \$1494 \$1631 Which of the farms are unusual (more than two standard deviations from the mean)? Select all that...

Answered 4 years ago by moduloP

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How many outcome sequences are possible when a die is rolled four times, where we say, for instance, that the outcome is 3, 4, 3, 1 if the first roll landed on 3, the second on 4, the third on 3, and the fourth on 1?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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A child has 12 blocks, of which 6 are black, 4 are red, 1 is white, and 1 is blue. If the child puts the blocks in a line, how many arrangements are possible?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Prostate cancer is the most common type of cancer found in males. As an indicator of whether a male has prostate cancer, doctors often perform a test that measures the level of the prostate specific antigen (PSA) that is produced only by the prostate gland. Although PSA levels are indicative of cancer, the test is notoriously unreliable. Indeed, the probability that a noncancerous man will have an elevated PSA level is approximately .135, increasing to approximately .268 if the man does have cancer. If, on the basis of other factors, a physician is 70 percent certain that a male has...

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Barbara and Dianne go target shooting. Suppose that each of Barbara’s shots hits a wooden duck target with probability p1, while each shot of Dianne’s hits it with probability p2. Suppose that they shoot simultaneously at the same target. If the wooden duck is knocked over (indicating that it was hit), what is the probability that (a) both shots hit the duck? (b) Barbara’s shot hit the duck? What independence assumptions have you made?

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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Suppose $A$, $B$, and $X$ are $n \times n$ matrices with $A$, $X$, and $A-AX$ invertible, and suppose $(A-AX)^{-1}=X^{-1}B$ (eq. 3) a. Explain why $B$ is invertible b. Solve (eq. 3) for $X$. If you need to invert a matrix, explain why that matrix is invertible

Answered 3 years ago by Aaron

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If the die in [Problem 7](https://www.lil-help.com/questions/7843/suppose-that-a-die-is-rolled-twice-what-are-the-possible-values-that-the-following-random-variables-can-take-on) is assumed fair, calculate the probabilities associated with the random variables in parts (a) through (d).

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Four independent flips of a fair coin are made. Let X denote the number of heads obtained. Plot the probability mass function of the random variable X − 2.

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2) A jar contains 3 red marbles, 7 green marbles, and 10 white marbles. If a marble is drawn from the jar at random, what is the probability that this marble is white?

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Q1) By using an example outline a how you use marginal analysis in your life or in your work. Clearly explain the opportunity cost you incur. Q2) Explain using examples the following concepts (i) adverse selection, (ii) moral hazard and (iii) the principal-agent problem. Q3) Use the concept of opportunity cost to explain the following: (i)                More people choose to get graduate degrees when the job market is poor. (ii)                There are more parks in suburban areas than urban areas. (iii)                There are more...

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How do I find a derivative using the definition of a derivative?

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A 0.250-kg block is placed on a light vertical spring $k = 5.00 \times 10^3 \text{ N/m}$ and pushed downwards, compressing the spring 0.100 m.  After the block is released, it leaves the spring and continues to travel upwards.  What height above the point of release will the block reach if air resistance is negligible?

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Suppose that a family has 3 children. Also, suppose that the probability of having a boy is 1/2. Find the probability that the family has at least 2 boys.

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Consider the grid of points shown here. Suppose that, starting at the point labeled A, you can go one step up or one step to the right at each move. This procedure is continued until the point labeled B is reached. How many different paths from A to B are possible? Hint: Note that to reach B from A, you must take 4 steps to the right and 3 steps upward. ![grid](http://i.imgur.com/yuDtH3a.png)

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A+ Solution Assignment (NOTE: You MUST follow the instructions for this assignment to receive full credit) Watch the first episode of Jamie Olivers Food Revolution You can watch it on YouTube (Its broken into 4 parts on YouTube--you may need to copy/paste the links into your browser instead of clicking on them within Blackboard): Part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VaIbvmcpSEk Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p5lfiuqUUDU&feature=plcp Part 3: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1uvZ-ySMz0&feature=plcp Part 4:...

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On your own exercise 2; located lisa wright in the patient dialog data patient list and then click on the case tab. Clicked on f9, this is the edit case tab. Clicked on the personal tab to; fill in information regarding lisa wright. Clicked on the account tab to fill in information provided. Policy 1 tab Start backup data Backup file Backup file complete checking your understanding; page 132; questions nine and 12 9. Where in the case dialog box can you find information concerning a patient's...

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Top of Form Week 1: Introduction to Managerial Accounting - Discussion Ethics and Ethical Behavior (graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical behavior and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they?Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Responses Responses are listed below in the following order: response, author and the date and time the response is posted. Response Author Date/Time...

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Organ transplant criteria There are more people in need of an organ transplant than there are donor organs, and as such, there is a long waiting list of patients waiting to receive their transplant. Some of these patients will die before they receive the organ that could save their life. A waiting list is used to maintain the allocation of donor organs to patients. For this module's assignment,design your own 1-2 page organ transplant waiting list points to consider include the following: What are the factors that will establish a patient's order on the list? How would you ensure that...

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Organ transplant criteria There are more people in need of an organ transplant than there are donor organs, and as such, there is a long waiting list of patients waiting to receive their transplant. Some of these patients will die before they receive the organ that could save their life. A waiting list is used to maintain the allocation of donor organs to patients. For this module's assignment,design your own 1-2 page organ transplant waiting list points to consider include the following: What are the factors that will establish a patient's order on the list How would you ensure that...

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A+ Solution NRS 429V Week 5 Topic 5 DQ 2 Family Centered Health Promotion - Health Education, Promotion, and Current Challenges for Family Centered Health Promotion A family is considered to be dysfunctional when conflict, misbehavior, and often child neglect or abuse occur continually and regularly, leading to members to accommodate such actions as been normal. This usually goes from generation to generation until something is done to convert these actions. You can use the family structural theory to determine if a family is dysfunctional or not.

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What are some tips for writing a good resume?

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A basketball player 2.0 m tall want to make a basket from a distance of 9.0 m.  The hoop is at a height of 3.0 m.  If he shoot the ball (from a height of 2.0 m) at a 30o angle, at what initial speed must he throw the basketball so that it goes through the hoop without striking the backboard?  Neglect air friction, the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2.

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In how many ways can a committee of 4 students be formed from a pool of 7 students? A committee of 4 can be formed __ ways

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Suppose Johnson Dry Cleaning (J) has a 40% market share initially, while NorthClean (N) has a 60% market share. Use the corresponding initial probability vector and the given weekly transition matrix to find the share of the market for each firm after each of the following time periods. Assume that customers bring in one batch of dry cleaning per week. \begin{bmatrix}0.5 & 0.5\\\\0.65 & 0.35\end{bmatrix} Row 1: J Row 2: N Col 1: J Col 2: N (a) 1 week (b) 2 weeks (c) 3 weeks (d) 4 weeks

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DQ1 To me violence is a type of crime. It may be violence against one person (personal or stranger), a group, a community, or society as a whole. Three of the most horrific crimes are domestic violence, child abuse/molestation, and rape. Discuss your knowledge of the effects these three crimes have on individuals and society as a whole. Ex., if a rape occurs in your apartment complex does it have an adverse effect on the other residents or is "none of their business.

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Meeting Goals and Objectives in a Human Services Organization University of Phoenix HSM 240 Public Policy Development in Human Services Meeting Goals and Objectives in a Human Services Organization With any human services organization it is necessary to produce results that can be measured, due to the fact that many are funded in part or wholly by public funding. "In effect, to express goals and objectives as services rather than outcomes makes it impossible to evaluate a program against its outcomes, rendering such a program essentially nonaccountable. If a social program...

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Channeling Students Into a Gifted Program University of Phoenix Channeling Students Into a Gifted Program Many different standards that can be applied to identify if a student is a good candidate to be placed in a gifted program. For example, there are IQ tests to evaluate a student's intellectual ability as well as other standardized ability tests. For children who have special artistic abilities, such as playing musical instruments, it is possible to evaluate their skills and potential. I believe a child who has been identified as gifted should be provided with the...

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Channeling Students Into a Gifted Program University of Phoenix Channeling Students Into a Gifted Program Many different standards that can be applied to identify if a student is a good candidate to be placed in a gifted program. For example, there are IQ tests to evaluate a student's intellectual ability as well as other standardized ability tests. For children who have special artistic abilities, such as playing musical instruments, it is possible to evaluate their skills and potential. I believe a child who has been identified as gifted should be provided with the educational...

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1) Economics does not study correct or incorrect behaviors, but rather it assumes that economic agents make the best decisions given their knowledge of the costs and benefits. What term best describes this behavior? A. equitably B. rationally C. emotionally D. selfishly 2) According to economics, what causes us to have to make choices? A. unemployment. B. scarcity. C. greed. D. unlimited resources. 3) What is the term in economics by which a group of buyers and sellers of a product come together to trade? A. collective B. cooperative C. market D. trade-off 4) If a...

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1) Economics does not study correct or incorrect behaviors, but rather it assumes that economic agents make the best decisions given their knowledge of the costs and benefits. What term best describes this behavior? A. equitably B. rationally C. emotionally D. selfishly 2) According to economics, what causes us to have to make choices? A. unemployment. B. scarcity. C. greed. D. unlimited resources. 3) What is the term in economics by which a group of buyers and sellers of a product come together to trade? A. collective B. cooperative C. market D. trade-off 4) If a...

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Module 5- Assignment 1 The Case for or Against New Orleans Sometimes one's choices may involve catastrophic decisions and bear great risk and yet there can be no clear answer. For example, if a person gets a divorce, shutters a plant, sells a losing investment, or closes their business, will he or she be better off? The following case incorporates nearly all of the material you have covered this far and presents an example of one such choice where nearly all of the alternatives have a significant downside risk. Review the following information from the article "A Cost-Benefit Analysis of...

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Module 5- Assignment 1 The Case for or Against New Orleans Sometimes one's choices may involve catastrophic decisions and bear great risk and yet there can be no clear answer. For example, if a person gets a divorce, shutters a plant, sells a losing investment, or closes their business, will he or she be better off? The following case incorporates nearly all of the material you have covered this far and presents an example of one such choice where nearly all of the alternatives have a significant downside risk. Review the following information from the article "A Cost-Benefit Analysis of...

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Big Changes for a Small Hospital Jackie Olney BUS 660 Contemporary Issues in Organizational Leadership Dr. Karen Lynne-Daniels Ivy December 2, 2013 Big Changes for a Small Hospital Building an organization can be difficult but many have found it easier to develop positive futures through effective leadership. The medical industry can produce a variety of leadership obstacles. Some obstacles can include: current and future patients, facility maintenance, and employee satisfaction. The Big Change for a Small Hospital case is an example of how a facility can be turned...

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ACC 281 week 2 dq 1 What effect does a debit memo in a bank statement have on the Cash account? A bank debit memo is an entry on the bank statement refers to a deduction from the account's balance. Edmonds (2010) explains, "Since a checking account is an asset (cash) to the depositor, a bank statement debit memo requires a credit entry to the cash account on the depositor's books". (p. 145). For example, any time I use my debit card, the amount is applied directly to my checking account subtracting the amount from my available balance. If a debit memo in the amount of 50 for bank fee...

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ACC 281 week 2 dq 1 What effect does a debit memo in a bank statement have on the Cash account? A bank debit memo is an entry on the bank statement refers to a deduction from the account's balance. Edmonds (2010) explains, "Since a checking account is an asset (cash) to the depositor, a bank statement debit memo requires a credit entry to the cash account on the depositor's books". (p. 145). For example, any time I use my debit card, the amount is applied directly to my checking account subtracting the amount from my available balance. If a debit memo in the amount of 50 for bank fee...

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Module 5- Assignment 1 The Case for or Against New Orleans Sometimes one's choices may involve catastrophic decisions and bear great risk and yet there can be no clear answer. For example, if a person gets a divorce, shutters a plant, sells a losing investment, or closes their business, will he or she be better off? The following case incorporates nearly all of the material you have covered this far and presents an example of one such choice where nearly all of the alternatives have a significant downside risk. Review the following information from the article "A Cost-Benefit Analysis of...

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CJUS500 wk1 Liberty University Read the Discussion board below and provide me with a total of 410 words. In APA format, at least 3 citations and please take your time on this as the professor is a judge. He is very picky. Thanks in advance. Book Info: Neubauer, D. W., & Fradella, H. F. (2014). Americas courts and the criminal justice system (11th ed.). Belmont, CA: Thomson/Wadsworth. ISBN: 9781285061948. The Federal and State criminal justice systems share many commonalities and some differences, but both are intended to achieve the same goal justice. How one defines justice impacts...

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Study Guide: Quiz 6 Quiz Preparation Tasks: Your Answers and Notes 11 Elegant Responsiveness A hormone that controls a persons appetite might bind to ____________ proteins on membranes in the brain. Hormone receptor What is the typical site of origin of leptin hormone? Adipose tissue In a normal person, what is the effect of elevated leptin levels in the bloodstream? Reduced apetite 11.1 Lifes Responsiveness If a bog plant designed to catch insects proves unable to do so, the result will be starvation for ____________. Nitrogen, Why does a living thing need to be responsive? The...

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The coefficient of static and kinetic frictions between a 3.0-kg box and a desk are 0.40 and 0.30, respectively. What is the net force on the box when a 15 N horizontal force is applied to the box? What is the minimum speed of the ball at the bottom of its swing (point B) in order for it to reach point A, which is 1.0-m above the bottom of the swing?   Vector A is 75.0 cm long and points at 30° above the positive x axis. Vector B is 25.0 cm long and points along the negative x axis. Vector C is 40.0 cm long and points at 45° below the negative x axis A) Determine the x and y...

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Question 1 A person's ________ is her or his erotic, romantic, and affectional attraction to the same gender, to the opposite gender, or both. sexual identity sexual preference sexual orientation sexual habit sexuality continuum Question 2 In the past, the term ________ described ________, with the latter term now considered to be accurate. sexual preference, sexual orientation sexual preference, homophobia sexual orientation, heterosexuality sexual orientation, homosexuality homosexuality, sexual orientation Question 3 A ________ person is one whose primary erotic, romantic, and...

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*This scenario applies to Questions 1 and 2*: A study was done to compare the lung capacity of coal miners to the lung capacity of farm workers. The researcher studied 200 workers of each type. Other factors that might affect lung capacity are smoking habits and exercise habits. The smoking habits of the two worker types are similar, but the coal miners generally exercise less than the farm workers. **1)** Which of the following is the explanatory variable in this study? a. Exercise b. Lung capacity c. Smoking or not d. Occupation **2)** Which of the following is a...

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? ACC 281 Week 2 Dq 1 What effect does a debit memo in a bank statement have on the Cash account? A bank debit memo is an entry on the bank statement refers to a deduction from the account's balance. Edmonds (2010) explains, "Since a checking account is an asset (cash) to the depositor, a bank statement debit memo requires a credit entry to the cash account on the depositor's books". (p. 145). For example, any time I use my debit card, the amount is applied directly to my checking account subtracting the amount from my available balance. If a debit memo in the amount of 50 for...

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Assignment 1: Preparing for a Company-Wide Migration to Windows 8 A+ Grade Solutions Crescent Manufacturing Inc. (CMI) is a luxury leader in crafted and customized home furnishings. The corporate headquarters and a production facility are located in Texas, with additional manufacturing facilities located in Nebraska and Maryland. There are 250 employees in the Texas location, 175 in Maryland, and 25 in Nebraska. All locations use Windows 7 as the primary client operating system. The systems at the Maryland location are over five (5) years old. CMI’s Information Technology...

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Capital Co has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 24 percent debt, 3 percent preferred stock, and 73 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 8 percent, 10 percent, and 15 percent for the debt, preferred stock, and common stock, respectively, what is Capital's after-tax WACC? Assume that the firm's marginal tax rate is 40 percent. (Round intermediate calculations to 4 decimal places, e.g. and final answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. %.) After tax WACC % Chip's Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each...

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From the Blades' International Cash Management case study, determine how U.S. operations will be affected if the net baht received from Thailand subsidiary are invested in Thailand. Answer If the cash flows generated in Thailand are all used to support , then Blades will have to borrow additional funds in the U.S. (or theinternational money market) at an interest rate of 10 percent. For example, if the bahtwill depreciate by 10 percent over the next year, the Thai investment will render a yieldof roughly 5 percent, while the company pays 10 percent interest on funds borrowed...

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1. Calculate the incremental cash flows to Celtex if the consumer product division from Synchem vs Meas Chemicals? Solution: Celtex is a large decentralised speciality chemical producer. The Company is divided into five independent investment centres. The Company's division supplying raw material to other divisions and each division has separate investment centre. Paul Juris is the president of the consumer products division and Don Horigan is the president of synthetic chemicals (synchem) division. For Q47 products, bidding offered by Sychem is where as an outside firm Meas...

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You Decide Acct 555 Worksheet for You Decide Discuss how the SEC has influence (if any) over the audit of Smackey Dog Foods, Inc Questions: Q1: Discuss how the SEC has influence (if any) over the audit of Smackey Dog Foods, Inc. Solution: Since Smackey Dog Foods, Inc ("Smackey") is not a publicly traded company, it would not be subject to SEC regulations and therefore would not need to file the required reports under the securities acts. It would however have indirect impact on the audit of Smackey due to the SEC's influence in setting generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP"),...

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If You Dont Believe in The Messenger, You wont believe The Message Kouzes & Posners 1st law of leader in my own perception, I can say it is the basis foundation for the other rules and principle of leadership. It is the backbone on which leadership attributes are built on. The law focuses on the credibility of leaders which is the key concern for every person when determining good leaders. Personally, I agree with this law. Leadership begins at home, that one should start by believing in themselves. This is the only way other people will believe in their leader. If the leader proofs to be...

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Figure 21-1: Falls Risk Assessment Using the Morse Fall Scale Item Score 1. History of falling no 0 _______ yes 25 _______ This is scored as 25 if the patient has fallen during the present hospital admission or if there was an immediate history of physiological falls, such as from seizures or an impaired gait prior to admission. If the patient has not fallen, this is scored 0. Note: ...

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What is an inadvertent termination of an S election? How does an S corporation and its shareholders rectify an inadvertent termination? What could happen if a company fails to rectify the termination? An inadvertent termination of an S corporation is the accidental end of an S election. An accidental termination could happen because the company has failed the passive investment income test for 3 consecutive years or if there are more than 100 shareholders. To rectify inadvertent termination the company would need to make adjustments to reverse the issue (or make the required changes...

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Recall the steps in the decision-making process (Rue & Byars, 2004) as outlined in Ch. 2 of Supervision: Key Link to Productivity. 1. Be alert to indicators and symptoms of problems. 2. Tentatively define the problem. 3. Collect facts and redefine the problem if necessary. 4. Identify possible alternatives. 5. Gather and organize facts. 6. Evaluate possible alternatives. 7. Choose and implement the best alternative. 8. Follow up (p. 33). Which of the eight steps in the decision-making model could be eliminated if a decision had to be made quickly? Is this model more...

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Recall the steps in the decision-making process (Rue & Byars, 2004) as outlined in Ch. 2 of Supervision: Key Link to Productivity. 1. Be alert to indicators and symptoms of problems. 2. Tentatively define the problem. 3. Collect facts and redefine the problem if necessary. 4. Identify possible alternatives. 5. Gather and organize facts. 6. Evaluate possible alternatives. 7. Choose and implement the best alternative. 8. Follow up (p. 33). Which of the eight steps in the decision-making model could be eliminated if a decision had to be made quickly? Is this model more...

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Running Head: MANAGEMENT If your subordinates expect you to be consistent in your decision making style, but you believe that different decision making styles (e.g., high involvement of others vs. low involvement) are appropriate for specific situations, how can you change your decision making approach and yet not seem inconsistent to your employees? 2. Think of someone you know personally who is an effective decision maker. What key characteristics would you use to describe this person? 3. What are the strengths and weaknesses of a manager with "good instincts" and who seems...

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What is an inadvertent termination of an S election? How does an S corporation and its shareholders rectify an inadvertent termination? What could happen if a company fails to rectify the termination? An inadvertent termination of an S corporation is the accidental end of an S election. An accidental termination could happen because the company has failed the passive investment income test for 3 consecutive years or if there are more than 100 shareholders. To rectify inadvertent termination the company would need to make adjustments to reverse the issue (or make the required changes...

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BIS 155 Week 5 Consolidating Data and What-If Analysis - Quiz BIS155Advanced PC Applications with Lab (DeVry Course) DOWNLOAD ANSWER FOR ALL THE QUESTIONS HIGHLIGHTED BELOW: 1. (TCO 5) When multiple worksheets are selected, the word ________ appears in the title bar. (Points : 2) 2. (TCO 5) In Excel, which of the following would you perform to group adjacent worksheets? (Points : 2) 3. (TCO 5) When two windows of the same workbook are opened, Excel adds ________ to the title bar of the second window. (Points : 2) 4. (TCO 5) After saving the arrangement of windows, a workbook can...

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1. The Primary sources of contemporary laws are: United States Constitution and state constitution Statutes, which are drafted by legislatures Common law, which is the body of the cases decided by judges, as they follow earlier cases known as the precedent Administrative laws, the rules and decisions made by Federal and state administration agencies 2. It is unethical not to perform the duty assigned to the staff and Kaiya has to inform the immediate supervisor in this regard. On informing, her duty will be fulfilled and the management will take the necessary action if required. 3....

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12. What are the penalties for not making timely payroll deposits? The penalties are based on the amount not properly or timely deposited. The penalties are: 2% for deposits made 1 to 5 days late. 5% for deposits made 6 to 15 days late. 10% for deposits made 16 or more days late. 10% if electronic deposit is required but not used. 10% if deposits are paid directly to the IRS, or paid with the return, or paid to an unauthorized financial institution. 15% for amounts unpaid more than 10 days after the date of the first notice the IRS sent asking for the tax due. 13. If a business fails...

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Instructions: Sales = 0.15x 28 In this case, the values are given in thousands (i.e., the cost of making an individual e-reader will be $150 [0.15 × 1,000], with $28,000 [28 * 1,000] in constant charges). Answer the following questions based on the given regression equation: 1.Using the graphing program that you downloaded from graph the sales equation. Discuss the meaning of the x- and y-axis values on the graph. (Hint: Label the axis with the Text tool in the graphing program.) 2.Based on the results of the graph and the sales equation provided, discuss the relationship between...

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An urn contains 4 white balls and 5 red balls. Four balls are selected. In how many ways can the 4 balls be drawn from the total of 9 balls: (a) If 3 balls are white and 1 is red? (b) If all 4 balls are white? (c) If all 4 balls are red?

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BUS 620 What You Don't Know About Apple Read this week's required article: "What You Don't Know About Apple". In a three- to four-page paper (not including the title and reference pages): -Discuss if Apple will continue its path to be the frontrunner in revolutionizing the digital marketplace. -Discuss if Apple's competition has increased their share of the marketplace at Apple's expense. -Discuss if Apple will succeed without Steve Jobs. How is Apple different from other companies? What is there in apple which distinguishes it from IBM, Microsoft, and Xerox? Is this...

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Tesla -Analysis of company's primary industry or strategic group (if more applicable) to identify strong/ weak forces culture, administrative structures and systems, and qualities of leadership team 's scope, extent of relatedness, rationale for recent M&A/ alliance I need these questions answered about the company Tesla: of company's primary industry or strategic group (if more applicable) to identify strong/ weak forces Solution: Telsa Motors is a manufacturer of high performance electric sports car. It was founded in 2003 by group of Silicon Valley. The head quarter is...

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After reading the Dorfman article, Public Pensions are Still Marching to Their Death What are the political reasons public pensions are underfunded If the pension problem is political, what steps would have to occur to remedy the problem? Do you think such a remedy will ever take place? If you do not see a remedy for the situation, what do you predict will happen to public pensions in the future? Q. 1 what are the political reasons public pensions are underfunded? There are various political reasons behind public pensions getting underfunded. The government thought to...

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RES 342 Final Exam An independent consumer testing lab preformed a statistical test on 25 type-C alkaline batteries and calculated the mean life for a particular use before they failed was 22.5 hours. The distribution of the lives approximated a normal distribution. The standard deviation of the distribution was 1.1 hours. Information on the package states that the batteries should last 24 hours. The test question was if this difference between the test statistics and the stated life of the battery was significant? The .05 significant level was selected for the test. Which is the correct...

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1) Assuming the following data is given: $\mu = 612$, $\bar{x} = 608$, $S = 50$, $n = 13$ and $\alpha =0.05$. Conduct a two-tailed test.

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1) Assuming that we are given the following null hypothesis; $H_o : \mu = 100$. Conduct a lefttailed test with $\alpha = 0.05$, $\sigma = 15$, $n = 36$, $\bar{x} = 88$.

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Discussion Question(s) #1 How would you define working capital? What could happen if an organization neglected to manage its working capital? What techniques would you recommend for your organization? Why? How would you define working capital? Working capital is a measure of an organizations short-term financial health. It is calculated by finding the difference between a company's current assets and current liabilities. This is an important measure of a company's liquidity and its ability to support day-to-day operations. Working CapitalCurrent Assets-Current...

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ACCT 212 Week 2 DQ 2 Accrual vs. Cash Accounting ACCT 212 Financial Accounting - DeVry Course Tutorial Top of Form Week 2: The Accounting System and Accrual Accounting - Discussion Accrual vs. Cash Accounting (graded) US GAAP dictates that all financial accounting use accrual accounting. This means that if a company must use accrual accounting if they want to state that their financial statements are in accordance with US GAAP. However, some companies, particularly smaller, privately-owned companies, use cash accounting. What is the difference between accrual and cash...

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Discussion Question #2 Due Date: Apr. 21, 2011 Should mentally ill people be held responsible for their actions? If so, when? If not, why not? I think that this question can go both ways but I will take the opinion of depending on what the mental condition is and how bad the condition is should depend on what happens to them in the crime world. I think that if someone kills someone else this is just a given that mental or insane or not they should get the punishment of prison and because someone kills someone else this in my opinion should tell anyone with common sense that this...

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DQ 1 "Capitalism is directed towards the pursuit of profits and unions are directed towards the rights of its workers." Discuss how these opposing viewpoints can be advantageous, yet destructive, to the business community. Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. If you look back at the origins of unions, one could argue that capitalism actually created unions. In the 1860's, at the height of the railroad boom in the United States, many workers had no rights. Workers were paid 1 per day and by 1893 "over 18,343 railroad workers were injured and 1,657 were killed...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**PSY 225-0101 Module 3 DQ 1** #####Topic: Sexual Difficulties and Variations How do we decide if a sexual behavior is atypical or abnormal? Should atypical/abnormal sexual behaviors be regulated by the law? If so, in what circumstances?

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The Ethics of Prayer and Spiritual Care HCS 435 Spirituality Health & Healing (6 Pages Words) The Ethics of Prayer and Spiritual Care What should I do if a patient or their family asks me to pray with them? I feel when it comes to praying with my patient or their family, first I would ask what they would feel comfortable with since all religions are different. Then, I would ask them to pray with me sharing their thoughts and feelings about whatever the situation is. Showing my patient that they are not alone no matter what is going to happen. What should I do if patients or their...

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1) Why do consumers have to make tradeoffs in deciding what to consume? A. there are not enough of all goods produced. B. they are limited by a budget constraint. C. the prices of goods vary. D. not all goods give them the same amount of satisfaction. 2) Economics does not study correct or incorrect behaviors, but rather it assumes that economic agents make the best decisions given their knowledge of the costs and benefits. What term best describes this behavior? A. selfishly B. emotionally C. rationally D. equitably 3) Consider a good whose consumption takes place publicly. On...

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Q5 1\.  What is the variance of the following probability distribution? x 0 1 2 3 4 P(x) 0.2 0.3 0.15 0.3 0.05 2\.  What value would be needed to complete the following probability distribution? x 0 1 2 3 4 P(x) 1/3 1/8 0 1/4 1/6 3\.  A box contains ten \$1 bills, six \$5 bills, and four \$10 bills. A person is charged \$5 to select a bill. What is the expected value? 4\.  What is the standard deviation of the following distribution? x 5 6 7 8 9 P(x) 0.12 0.27 0.34 0.22 0.05 5\.  If approximately 3% of adults cut their sandwiches into squares before eating them, what is the...

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1) According to economics, what causes us to have to make choices? 2) Why do consumers have to make tradeoffs in deciding what to consume? 3) What is the term in economics by which a group of buyers and sellers of a product come together to trade? 4) Which of the following is not a critical function of the government in facilitating the operation of a market economy? 5) Which of the following statements describes the actions of producers in the circular flow model? 6) Which of the following is an example of spending on goods and services in the circular flow model? 7) If a 35 percent...

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A television campaign is conducted during the football season to promote a well-known brand X shaving cream. For each of several weeks, a survey is made, and it is found that each Week, 60% of those using brand X continue to use it and 40% switch to another brand. It is also found that of those not using brand X, 40% switch to brand X While the other 60% continue using another brand. a) Draw a transition diagram. b) Write the transition matrix. c) If 40% of the people are using brand X at the start of the advertising campaign, what percentage will be using it 1 week later? 2 Weeks...

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Civil war Tis project will enable you to: Apply advanced critical thinking skills, including the ability to remember information, understand key concepts, apply these concepts appropriately, analyze phenomena, evaluate and justify positions, and create coherent arguments in one's chosen field of study. The project, which you began in Module 4, is due at the end of Module 7. Historiography is the study of how written history is created and evolves, based on a critical examination of the underlying sources, how the authentic materials were selected and used, and how the author's syntheses...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 5 1. Three $1,000 face value bonds that mature in 10 years have the same level of risk, hence their YTMs are equal. Bond A has an 8% annual coupon, Bond B has a 10% annual coupon, and Bond C has a 12% annual coupon. Bond B sells at par. Assuming interest rates remain constant for the next 10 years, which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Bond As current yield will increase each year. b. Since the bonds have the same YTM, they should all have the same price, and since interest rates are not expected to change, their prices should all remain at their...

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QNT 561 Final Exam (over 300 questions from previous exams)   1) A difference between calculating the sample mean and the population mean is A) Only in the symbols, we use instead of ? and n instead of N B) We divide the sum of the observations by n - 1 instead of n. C) The observations are ranked and select the middle value for the population mean. D) There are no differences. 2) Which of the following measures of central location is affected most by extreme values?   A) Median         B) Mean   C) Mode   D) Geometric mean 3) Which level of measurement is...

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**ACC 206 Week 4 E19-19 Impact on Breakeven Point if Sale Price, Variable Costs, and Fixed Costs Change** E19-19    Impact on breakeven point if sale price, variable costs, and fixed costs change [15 min] Dependable Drivers Driving School charges $250 per student to prepare and administer written and driving tests. Variable costs of $100 per student include trainers wages, study materials, and gasoline. Annual fixed costs of $75,000 include the training facility and fleet of cars. Requirements 1.    For each of the following independent situations, calculate the contribution...

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Q5 1. What is the variance of the following probability distribution? x 0 1 2 3 4 P(x) 0.2 0.3 0.15 0.3 0.05 2. What value would be needed to complete the following probability distribution? x 0 1 2 3 4 P(x) 1/3 1/8 0 1/4 1/6 3. A box contains ten $1 bills, six $5 bills, and four $10 bills. A person is charged $5 to select a bill. What is the expected value? 4. What is the standard deviation of the following...

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1) A difference between calculating the sample mean and the population mean is A) Only in the symbols, we use instead of ? and n instead of N B) We divide the sum of the observations by n - 1 instead of n. C) The observations are ranked and select the middle value for the population mean. D) There are no differences. 2) Which of the following measures of central location is affected most by extreme values? A) Median B) Mean C) Mode D) Geometric mean 3) Which level of measurement is required for the median? A) Nominal B) Ordinal C) Interval D)...

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1. The work-in-process inventory account of a manufacturing company shows a balance of $3,000 at the end of an accounting period. The job-cost sheets of the two incomplete jobs show charges of $500 and $300 for direct materials, and charges of $400 and $600 for direct labor. From this information, it appears that the company is using a predetermined overhead rate as a percentage of direct labor costs. What percentage is the rate? 2. The break-even point in dollar sales for Rice Company is $480,000 and the companys contribution margin ratio is 40 percent. If Rice Company desires a...

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In the game of Two-Finger Morra, 2 players show 1 or 2 fingers and simultaneously guess the number of fingers their opponent will show. If only one of the players guesses correctly, he wins an amount (in dollars) equal to the sum of the fingers shown by him and his opponent. If both players guess correctly or if neither guesses correctly, then no money is exchanged. Consider a specified player, and denote by X the amount of money he wins in a single game of Two-Finger Morra. (a) If each player acts independently of the other, and if each player makes his choice of the number of fingers...

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If a parent challenged a particular book you were using with your class, what would you do? Describe the steps you would take. If a parent challenged a book I was using in my class, I would, first, ask them what their specific reasoning for challenging the book was. If it was a "valid" concern, i would then explain why the book was chosen. Next, I would offer to allow them to observe the lesson to see if they could understand the value of the book in the specific lesson. If that were not possible, I would ask them to consider my perspectives and offer them any handouts or information...

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PROBLEM C2-1 & E2-1 C2-1 a) One of the factors to consider is percentage of holding Slanted Building Supplies has in Flat Floor Company. The company, Slanted 32% of the voting rights, justifying the use of equity-method. Another factor is if there will be consolidation of the two companies. There is a problem that does not indicate this. The amount of control or significant influence is the last area that should be taken into consideration. Even though, Slanted owns 32% of the voting stock it must determine if it has significant influence over Flat. If it does then the equity-method...

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Analysis of Legal Cases Ken, grateful that Letisha performed life-saving CPR on him after he had suffered a heart attack, writes a document with the following language: "In consideration of Letisha Washington having saved my life, I hereby promise to pay her 250 per week for life. Signed [Ken Smith]." For the next 3 years, he faithfully makes the weekly payments, and then stops. Letisha, upset that Ken broke his word to her, sues him seeking to reinstate the payments. Was there a valid contract formed in this instance? Why or why not? (5 points) 2. Imagine that Alexandra...

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Moral Courage- As a criminal justice professional, how would you act if you are confronted by your supervisor and asked to do something that was morally against your principles "Stand up for what is right even if you stand alone." Anonymous Examples of unethical behaviors are seen today in academia, politics, sports, entertainment, banking, and the legal system. Healthcare professionals working in clinical practice, education, research, and administration are not immune to these unethical behaviors. They face ethical dilemmas on a regular basis. Shortages in the numbers of clinicians...

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Assignment 1 Discussion-Population Growth for Broken Arrow Oklahoma To study the growth of a population mathematically, we use the concept of exponential models. Generally speaking, if we want to predict the increase in the population at a certain period in time, we start by considering the current population and apply an assumed annual growth rate. For example, if the U.S. population in 2008 was 301 million and the annual growth rate was 0.9%, what would be the population in the year 2050? To solve this problem, we would use the following formula: P(1 r)n In this formula,...

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Target Corporation's Supply Chain The purpose of this assignment is to confirm understanding of a supply chain and its relationship to the demand chain by analyzing Target Corporation's supply chain and assessing if it meets demand chain expectations. Directions Use the APA formatted Microsoft Word document template in Doc Sharing as the starting point. Write a 5-6 page paper (exclusive of the Title and References pages) describing Target Corporation's Supply Chain based upon the information in Chapters 6 and 7 of the Walters and Rainbird (2007 textbook (especially Figure...

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PROBLEM C2-1 & E2-1 C2-1 a) One of the factors to consider is percentage of holding Slanted Building Supplies has in Flat Floor Company. The company, Slanted 32% of the voting rights, justifying the use of equity-method. Another factor is if there will be consolidation of the two companies. There is a problem that does not indicate this. The amount of control or significant influence is the last area that should be taken into consideration. Even though, Slanted owns 32% of the voting stock it must determine if it has significant influence over Flat. If it does then the equity-method...

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ACC 220 Week 5 Check point Financial Reporting Income statement is a financial statement that shows how much money is coming from product sales and services prior to any expenses being taken out. Both internal and external users such as managers and investors are able to access this. For example, if a investor wanted to see if the company made money or lost money they would use this financial statement report. Balance sheet shows what condition the company is currently in. whereas the other financial statements only came monthly or annually. For example, what if the management planning...

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Business Ethics Final Write a six to seven page double-spaced essay addressing the case below. The case has four Parts: A, B, C, and D. Each Part is followed by a set of questions. Your paper should thus be divided into four Parts, each with a separate heading: “Part A” or “Part B,” etc. For each part, write a short, mini-essay addressing all the questions for that Part. Please number all answers within each part. Please DO NOT re-write the questions. You can selectively apply the facts of the case in your answer. This assignment requires a written essay....

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Grade Details 1. Question : The sentence "P ? Q" is read as Student Answer: P or Q P and Q If P then Q Q if and only P Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter Six of An Introduction to Logic. Points Received: 1 of 1 Comments: 2. Question : "P v Q" is best interpreted as Student Answer: P or Q but not both P and Q P or Q or both P and Q Not both P or Q P if and only if Q Instructor Explanation: The answer can be found in Chapter Six of An Introduction to Logic. Points...

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FIN300v1 Assignment 3 Assignment 3 is due after you complete Lessons 9 to 11. It is worth 20% of your final grade. Prepare your responses to these assignment problems in a word processing file; put financial data in a spreadsheet file. As you complete the assignment problems for each lesson, add your responses to these files. Do not submit your answers for grading until you have completed all parts of Assignment 3. Note: In assignments, show all calculations to 4 decimal places. Lesson 9: Assignment Problems 9.1 The Constant-Growth-Rate Discounted Dividend Model,...

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Many leaders may be leading many companies and nations but all are not capable of leading. Some tend give in to the forces around them. The ENRON situation comes to mind in regards to business leaders and the Governor of Illinois is an example of poor leadership within government. Neither really were leaders but were in leadership positions. Both used their powers to abuse, with one failing and the other went to prison. Leaders should never change their style to adapt to the characteristics and needs of their followers. The leaders would become followers if they change their style to...

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What are the terms of trade? Why are they important to consider in International Trade theory? Terms of trade compares the price of exports to the price of imports. The formula for terms of trade is: terms of trade average export price/ average import price. This means that if there is an increase in the price of exports, the country will experience an improvement in the terms of trade. If the price of exports falls, there will be a decline in the terms of trade. If a country relies heavily on only a few exported items, they will depend heavily on the price of those products to...

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If a parent challenged a particular book you were using with your class, what would you do? Describe the steps you would take. If a parent challenged a book I was using in my class, I would, first, ask them what their specific reasoning for challenging the book was. If it was a "valid" concern, i would then explain why the book was chosen. Next, I would offer to allow them to observe the lesson to see if they could understand the value of the book in the specific lesson. If that were not possible, I would ask them to consider my perspectives and offer them any handouts or information...

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#####**A+ Grade Solution [100% CORRECT SOLUTIONS PREPARED ON EXCEL SPREAD SHEET WITH ALL SUPPORTING FORMULAS SHOWN + SCREENSHOTS]** ####**Case Study: Henry Clements Car Rental Agency** _Directions: Carefully read through the following case study and answer all of the case study questions. Include supporting calculations and screenshots (Excel QM)._ Henry Clements is a friend of yours who has a car rental agency in major metropolitan area. Although he is an independent company he works closely with three other independent companies in metro area. They share information and each...

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Introduction (30 points) Describe the topic you selected, identify the specific wireless management issues, and present background/facts that will enable the reader to clearly understand the topic. A draft of your introduction (worth 15 points) is due at the end of Week 3. Problem Statement (30 points) Identify and clearly state the problem(s) and issues. If there appears to be more than one problem/issue, decide if they are separate or related issues. Keep the problem statement short and concise. A draft problem statement (worth 15 points) is due at the end of Week 4. Analysis...

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Compare and contrast relative age dating with radiometric dating. What are the strengths and limitations (if any) of each? Before radiometric dating (also known as carbon dating), relative age dating was used, and it was primarily educated guesswork that did not have a scientific basis and lent itself to individual bias. After using this inaccurate method, scientists began to look at the different archaeological strata or layers of earth and use a comparison type method based on the idea that the earths geological layers are oldest at the bottom and that "an object cannot be older than the...

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Review the Inquirer to determine Baldwin's current strategy. How will they seek a competitive advantage? From the following list, select the top five sources of competitive advantage that Baldwin would be most likely to pursue. Select: 5 Offer attractive credit terms Seek high plant utilization, even if it risks occasional small stockouts Reduce cost of goods through TQM initiatives Reduce labor costs through training and recruitment Seek the lowest price in their target market while maintaining a competitive contribution margin Seek excellent product designs, high awareness, and high...

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A+ Grade Solution FIN 571 Week 5 Individual Practice Quiz University of Phoenix Multiple Choice Question 55 Genaro needs to capture a return of 40 percent for his one-year investment in a property. He believes that he can sell the property at the end of the year for $150,000 and that the property will provide him with rental income of $25,000. What is the maximum amount that Genaro should be willing to pay for the property? Multiple Choice Question 54 The process of identifying the bundle of projects that creates the greatest total value and allocating the available...

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article The Real Legacy of Steve Jobs and the case about Jobs and Apple. If we consider the five functions of management, in which of the functions do you think that Jobs excelled?? Which of the five functions were his weakest?? Steve Jobs functions of management "Steve Jobs" was an unusual pioneer. His administration style was not the stuff of college course books he wasn't known for his consultative or agreement building methodology. He was a "high-support associate" who requested incredibleness from his staff and was known for his gruff conveyance of feedback. In any case it was his...

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A+ Solution HLT-310V Module 4 DQ 1 Spirituality in Health Care - Death, Dying, and Grief Grand Canyon University How would you respond if you were diagnosed with HIV? Address hope and fear in your response. Be sure to refer to the GCU introduction and the textbooks. Cite references from your reading to support your answer.

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With the increasing use of technology in the workplace, determine if workplace security is getting easier or more difficult for organizations to manage. Support your response with evidence or examples. My organization conducts yearly training sessions covering various issues including Standards of Conduct: Use of State Property to ensure that employees are following procedures and are aware of risks. Technology is risky because of data security. When employees connect devices such as PCs, netbooks, or smartphones to the workplace network they are usually protected by infrastructures...

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If you would be able to focus on the major themes of the book and structure it as a discussion based on the questions asked below it would be perfect. with an introduction and conclusion. 2 pages minimum single -spaced. In Erich Maria Remarques book All quiet on the western front, 1. What is the author saying about a specific historical experience? 2. How much does the character Paul Baumers experience conform to popular views at the time of the war on the home front in Germany? 3. What would be lost from our understanding of history if such novelistic accounts as Remarques were...

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Do you think that social networking tools can be relevant in the workplace? Why do you think this? Yes, absolutely, if used appropriately. Part of my position as an HR generalist is to recruit and one of the first things I do when posting jobs is post on Facebook and LinkedIn. I can also search through LinkedIn for people with specific job skills, see their resumes, and see if they may be interested in a new position. It is also nice from a company standpoint if you post updated or highlights on your businesses Facebook or LinkedIn page. Having up-to-date information attracts customers as...

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1.  Which of the following cannot be considered a probability of an outcome? 2.  A box contains 9 red marbles, 8 green marbles, and 4 white marbles. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability that it is not green? 3.  A store has 3 colors of appliances, almond, white, and black. The types of appliances are listed below. If an item is selected at random, what is the probability that it is almond or a refrigerator? 4.  In a Statistics class there are 11 freshmen and 15 sophomores; 5 of the sophomores are females, and 8 of the freshmen are males. If a student is...

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1\. If an experiment is run double-blind, then we would have given the treatment group a placebo. 2\. The original NFIP study on the Salk Vaccine Trial was run double-blind. 3\. When an impartial chance procedure is used to assign the subjects to treatment or control, the experiment is said to be: 4\. By placing subjects into the treatment and control groups "at random", we are guarding against bias. 5\. Choose the TRUE statement. 6\. Choose the best study design. 7\. Choose the most effective study: 8\. Confounding means a difference between the treatment and control groups--other...

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1. Individual Assignment: Supply, Demand and Price Elasticity Quiz   * Resources: _Principles of Economics_ textbook and Tomlinson Economics Videos Prepare to take the Supply, Demand and Price Elasticity Quiz. Week Two Quiz Supply & DEMAND and Price Elasticity Section One: Multiple Choice   1. If a 20% decrease in the price of long distance phone calls leads to a 35% increase in the quantity of calls demanded, we can conclude that the demand for phone calls is: a. elastic. b. inelastic. c. unit elastic. d. stretchy elastic.   2. Which of the following pairs are...

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Decision opportunities arise when problems or opportunities are recognized through critical thinking. Which of the following components may be a reason that managers ignore problems? Critical thinking may be stored for use in future decision making. Examples of mechanisms used to store critical thinking for future programmed decisions include Bill Simmons is the manager of a small restaurant and must decide how much money he owes his suppliers. The best way for Bill to approach this as a critical thinker is to When faced with a decision opportunity, a critical thinker must sort through a...

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Question 1 The simple circular flow model shows that workers, entrepreneurs, and the owners of land and capital offer their services through:   Question 2 The appreciation of the U.S. dollar relative to the British pound would make a vacation trip to:   Question 3 International trade and global competition has forced American businesses to:   Question 4 If a business's total economic cost of producing 2,000 units of a product is \$1,000,000 and this output is sold to consumers for $1,300,000, then the firm would earn an economic profit of:   Question 5 What is the total...

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4. If Jackson deposits $130 at the end of each month in a savings account earning interest at a rate of 6%/year compounded monthly, how much will he have on deposit in his savings account at the end of 7 years, assuming he makes no withdrawals during that period? (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) 5. Robin, who is self-employed, contributes $6500/year into a Keogh account. How much will he have in the account after 35 years if the account earns interest at the rate of 7.5%/year compounded yearly? (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) 6. The Pirerras are planning to go to...

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TUTORIAL WITH WORK SHOWN FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1. Four cards are selected at random without replacement from a well-shuffled deck of 52 playing cards. Find the probability of the given event. (Round your answer to four decimal places.) Four cards of the same suit are drawn. 2. Five balls are selected at random without replacement from an urn containing three white balls and five blue balls. Find the probability of the given event. (Round your answer to three decimal places.) Two or three of the balls are white. 3. Assume the probability of a boy being born is the...

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TUTORIAL WITH WORK SHOWN FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1. Classify the problem according to whether it involves a permutation or a combination. A 3-member executive committee is to be formed from a 12-member board of directors. In how many ways can it be formed? permutation combination 2. Classify the problem according to whether it involves a permutation or a combination. How many four-digit numbers can be formed by using the numerals in the set {4, 6, 7, 9} if repetition is not allowed? permutation combination 3. Classify the problem according to whether...

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Homework Chapter 12   1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Perhaps the most important step when developing forecasted financial statements is to determine the breakdown of common equity between common stock and retained earnings. b. The first, and perhaps the most critical, step in forecasting financial requirements is to forecast future sales. c. Forecasted financial statements, as discussed in the text, are used primarily as a part of the managerial compensation program, where managements historical performance is evaluated. d. The capital intensity ratio gives us...

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4\. Suppose a new company decides to raise a total of \$200 million, with \$100 million as common equity and \$100 million as long-term debt. The debt can be mortgage bonds or debentures, but by an iron-clad provision in its charter, the company can never raise any additional debt beyond the original $100 million. Given these conditions, which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. The higher the percentage of debt represented by mortgage bonds, the riskier both types of bonds will be and, consequently, the higher the firms total dollar interest charges will be. b. If the debt were...

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1. Bankston Corporation forecasts that if all of its existing financial policies are followed, its proposed capital budget would be so large that it would have to issue new common stock. Since new stock has a higher cost than retained earnings, Bankston would like to avoid issuing new stock. Which of the following actions would REDUCE its need to issue new common stock? a. Increase the dividend payout ratio for the upcoming year. b. Increase the percentage of debt in the target capital structure. c. Increase the proposed capital budget. d. Reduce the amount of short-term bank debt in...

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2. If the spot rate of the Israeli shekel is 5.51 shekels per dollar and the 180-day forward rate is 5.97 shekels per dollar, then the forward rate for the Israeli shekel is selling at a \___\___\___\___\____ to the spot rate. a. premium of 8% b. premium of 18% c. discount of 18% d. discount of 8% e. premium of 16%

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**MAT 116 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Discussion Questions** What is the difference between an equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain your answer. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain your answer.  Write a mathematical phrase or sentence for your classmates to translate. What are the steps of the order of operations? Why is it important that you follow the steps rather than solve the problem from left to right? * Write an expression for your classmates to simplify using at least three of the...

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**ACC 401 Week 4** ACC 401 Week 4 Quiz Assignment Tax Credits and Deductions. From Chapter 9, complete Problem 42 and problem 49. From Chapter 10, complete problem 49 and problem 57. From Chapter 11, complete problem 49 and problem 52. Chapter 9, complete Problem 42 and problem 49 42.  Tim and Martha paid $7,900 in qualified employment-related expenses for their three young children who live with them in their household.  Martha received $1,800 of dependent care assistance from her employer, which was properly excluded from gross income.  The couple had $57,000 of AGI earned...

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**FIN 200 Week 8** Checkpoint Week Eight Quiz Checkpoint Time Value of Money Write a 200- to 300-word description of the four time value of money concepts: present value, present value of an annuity, future value, and future value of annuity. Describe the characteristics of each concept and provide an example of when each would be used. Discussion Questions Review the Time Value of Money simulation. Which option did you initially choose, cash or annuity? How were your winnings affected by the cash option? How did this compare to the annuity option? If you won the lottery today, which...

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How accurate do you think a company's estimates of the net present value of a proposed project are? Refer to both the initial investment and to the components of the cash flow: revenues, operating expenses, depreciation, taxes, and the cost of capital to use for the computation of the present value.
Keep in mind that NPV is the value in today's dollars of cash flows to be received some time in the future (just like the gold mine example back in Module 2) minus what we have to pay today to get those cash flows.

Which of the following do you think would give you the most accurate NPV...

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If an observer Bobby, who is on a train moving at speed 0.7c, winks at Molly for a length of 4 seconds measured in as measured in Bobby's frame, how long will Molly measure the time of the wink?

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FIN 200 Week 8 Checkpoint Week Eight Quiz Checkpoint Time Value of Money Write a 200- to 300-word description of the four time value of money concepts: present value, present value of an annuity, future value, and future value of annuity. Describe the characteristics of each concept and provide an example of when each would be used. Discussion Questions Review the Time Value of Money simulation. Which option did you initially choose, cash or annuity? How were your winnings affected by the cash option? How did this compare to the annuity option? If you won the lottery today, which...

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HLT 362 Module 3 InteliBoard Assessment Module 3 InteliBoard Assessment The mean of the sampling distribution is equal to The standard error of the sampling distribution when we know the population standard deviation is equal to The standard error of the sampling distribution when we do not know the population standard deviation is equal to When the population standard deviation is known, the sampling distribution is a When the population standard deviation is not known, the sampling distribution is a If the size of the sample is increased the standard error Independent samples...

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HLT 362 Week 4 DQs Discussion Questions If the result of an ANOVA experiment was "not significant", was the experiment a failure? Provide reasoning and examples (real or hypothetical) to support your argument. What is an interaction? Describe an example; what are the variables within your population (work, social, academic, etc.) for which you might expect interactions?

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MAT 116 Complete Course Week 1 Discussion Questions What is the difference between an equation and an expression? Include an example of each. Can you solve for a variable in an expression? Explain your answer. Can you solve for a variable in an equation? Explain your answer. Write a mathematical phrase or sentence for your classmates to translate. What are the steps of the order of operations? Why is it important that you follow the steps rather than solve the problem from left to right? oWrite an expression for your classmates to simplify using at least three of the following:...

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1. Which of the following cannot be considered a probability of an outcome? 2. A box contains 9 red marbles, 8 green marbles, and 4 white marbles. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability that it is not green? 3. A store has 3 colors of appliances, almond, white, and black. The types of appliances are listed below. If an item is selected at random, what is the probability that it is almond or a refrigerator? 4. In a Statistics class there are 11 freshmen and 15 sophomores; 5 of the sophomores are females, and 8 of the freshmen are males. If a student is...

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Q4 1. Which of the following cannot be considered a probability of an outcome? 2. A box contains 9 red marbles, 8 green marbles, and 4 white marbles. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability that it is not green? 3. A store has 3 colors of appliances, almond, white, and black. The types of appliances are listed below. White Almond Black Refrigerator 12 10 3 Washer 10 8 5 Dryer 11 11 4 If an item is selected at random, what is the probability that it is almond or a refrigerator? 4. In a...

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1. If an experiment is run double-blind, then we would have given the treatment group a placebo. 2. The original NFIP study on the Salk Vaccine Trial was run double-blind. 3. When an impartial chance procedure is used to assign the subjects to treatment or control, the experiment is said to be: 4. By placing subjects into the treatment and control groups "at random", we are guarding against bias. 5. Choose the TRUE statement. 6. Choose the best study design. 7. Choose the most effective study: 8. Confounding means a difference between the treatment and control...

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A student dance committee is to be formed consisting of 3 boys and 2 girls. If the membership is to be chosen from 8 boys and 7 girls, how many different committees are possible? __ different committees are possible

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A dance class consists of 22 students, of which 10 are women and 12 are men. If 5 men and 5 women are to be chosen and then paired off, how many results are possible?

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**THANKS FOR YOUR SUGGESTIONS!** *** UPDATED 12-15-2013 WITH FIXES / GREATER DETAILS **A++ Work, solved by a real tutor in Quantitative Analysis INCLUDES EXCEL SPREADSHEET WITH FORMULAS AND SOLVER WITH SCREENSHOT Directions: Carefully read through the following case study and answer all of the case study questions. Include supporting calculations and screenshots (Excel QM). **Henry Clements is a friend of yours who has a car rental agency in a major metropolitan area**. Although his is an independent company, Henry works closely with three other independent companies in the...

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**A++ Work!! 100% CORRECT AVIATION APPLICATIONS PROBLEM SET III This is the third of three aviation applications problem sets that you will complete for Math 211. It is worth 100 points or 10% of your course grade. To complete the assignment, first save this Word document on your computer or memory device. Then complete each of the problems or questions by answering the problem or question in the Word document you saved. Where appropriate, you must show your work and you must clearly indicate your answer. In some cases, showing your work can be done by pasting appropriate...

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HUM 176 Media Responsibility Media Responsibility Information media is ultimately considered a leader forinforms people around the globe. We look to all forms of media as a guide, and we put our trust in information media and that what they are telling us is true and accurate. You can notcannot control what a person considers socially acceptable because each individual has their own sense of values; , but information media does have responsibilities. One formOne form of responsibility is legally. If a ...

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Question 1 Which of the following statements about dividend policies is correct? Correct Answer: The clientele effect suggests that companies should follow a stable dividend policy. Question 2 If a firm adheres strictly to the residual dividend policy, the issuance of new common stock would suggest that Correct Answer: no dividends were paid during the year. Question 3 Which of the following statements is correct? Answer Correct Answer: If a firm repurchases some of its stock in the open market, then shareholders who...

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If a parent were visiting your class and asked you why you were using literature in the science class they observed, what would you choose as your three most valuable reasons? How would you support your choices? 1 Literature would help children relate to whatever he or she was learning in science. For example, if students were learning about how plants and trees grow they could read The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein. This story explains how the environment around us (the tree) provides us nutrients (apples). When the boy cuts down the tree to use the wood for a boat, the boy...

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Capital Co has a capital structure, based on current market values, that consists of 24 percent debt, 3 percent preferred stock, and 73 percent common stock. If the returns required by investors are 8 percent, 10 percent, and 15 percent for the debt, preferred stock, and common stock, respectively, what is Capital's after-tax WACC? Assume that the firm's marginal tax rate is 40 percent. (Round intermediate calculations to 4 decimal places, e.g. and final answer to 2 decimal places, e.g. %.) After tax WACC % Chip's Home Brew Whiskey management forecasts that if the firm sells each...

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Changes must happen in both human eating habits and food cultivation if the human race is to survive EATING HABITS Why do people eat? People eat to survive. Food people eat gives their bodies the energy they need to function. Eating, as a daily activity, is done so many times that could form some eating habits. People say that the current eating habits of a person reflect all of his childhoods comestible way. Eating habits are a part of a persons characteristics and an unchanged process over the time. However, I think this concept is not applicable in my case. In my childhood, I...

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Bankruptcy Code Several commentators have criticized the Bankruptcy Code as too easily excusing individuals and businesses from honoring their lawful obligations. However, as a student you may be graduating from college with student loans and wnile these debts are not dischargeable, if one cannot find employment, how can you pay back your debts. From a societal standpoint, does the Bankruptcy Code play a positive roe in social and economic relationships? What changes, if any, would you recommend Payment of Student Loan The payment of a student loan is not dischargeable and if...

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Note. Prior to answering the discussion question, please listen to the week's VangoNotes and complete the assigned readings: How are organizations similar to living things? What is the organizational behavior model and its focus? Why is it important to understand organizational behavior? Organizations are run by living things. If an organization does not have any live bodies, then it would not be an organization. An organization is made up people working individually, and people working in groups. According to Schermerhorn, Hunt,and Osborn (2008), "People are the basic building...

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BA431 Complete the case study The Hopeful Commuter starting on page 299. "Managing for Quality and Performance Excellence" 8th edition On the basis of the information: -Prepare a 3 to 5 page paper as if you were Jennifer discussing what "Talking Points" you would prepare and present fo support your case. Include both the strengths and limitations of telecommuting. Keep in mind the needs of your "customers," the human resources VP, as well as, Sarah, and the VP of operations. -What issues do you think the VP of human resources might raise/have? What issues do you think the Senior...

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Prepare a 700-750word paper about the organizational climate of your agency, focusing on the organizational behavior factors that have the most significant influence, such as: Leadership (upper management, middle management, and lower level) Organizational culture - NOT race, class, ethnicity System Law Influential stakeholders (political bodies, community groups, employees, and other agencies) Explain why these factors have the influence they do, whether the influence is positive or negative, and what management must do to improve the organizational climate. If you are not...

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Evaluate the employee-employer relationships for matters of responsibility by answering the following questions: 1. What actions described in the case are relevant to a discussion of employee and employer responsibilities? Why are these actions tied to the relationship between employee and employer (that is, how is it that the relationship between employee and employer generates obligations)? 2. In the case of the employees, do you think they fulfilled their obligations to their employer? Were there any conflicts of interest for the employees? Explain. 3. In the case of the...

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List the four elements of a valid contract. What is the legal result if only three of the four elements are present? Does actual cash value equal fair market value? Explain the reasons for including exclusions in an insurance policy. Briefly, does the tort liability system apply to automobile accidents? Explain the difference between primary and excess coverage in automobile insurance. 1. A contract is considered valid if all four elements are present. They are Offer: A contract requires a clear and definite offer to do something. Acceptance: The contract will be valid only if...

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Scenario and Solution (Association of Positive thinking) Scenario: The size of the organization affects you depending on your position, a smaller company may expand your job description, and you may have details to deal with within your position, while a larger company you may have a larger department where your role is more defined or you are working with someone within the same position. Technology affects you depending on your position as well, based on if your job could be done manually versus via computer, etc. Personally, if it was not for technology, computers, communication...

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. If you were running a business - let's say it is the place you now work, what ratios would you like to see? How often would you like to see them? The main ratios I would like to see are return on sales ratio, sales to inventory ratio, and return on assets ratio. The sales to inventory ratio will give the measure on how fast the business inventory will be moving the cashflow within the business. This portrays the funds statistics of the business and how money is moving within the business. When the ratio is high, this will be an indication of the business sales being lost due...

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1. When McDonald's Corp. reduced the price of its Big Mac by 75 percent if customers also purchased french fries and a soft drink, The Wall Street Journal reported that the company was hoping the novel promotion would revive its U. S. sales growth. It didn't. Within two weeks sales had fallen. Using your knowledge of game theory, what do you think disrupted McDonald's plans? 3. Dell Computer Corp., the world's largest personal-computer maker, is keenly aware of everything its rival PC manufacturers decide to do. Explain why Dell usually reacts more quickly and more substantially to...

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#1 Archer Daniels Midland Company is considering buying a new farm that it plans to operate for 10 years. The farm will require an initial investment of million. This investment will consist of million for land and million for trucks and other equipment. The land, all trucks, and all other equipment is expected to be sold at the end of 10 years at a price of million, million above book value. The farm is expected to produce revenue of million each year, and annual cash flow from operations equals million. The marginal tax rate is 35 percent, and the appropriate discount rate is...

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A+ Solution Leadership Project Overview In this assignment you will take a leadership role in developing and implementing a project designed to make an improvement and/or positive change within an organization, group, or community of some kind. You will spearhead an effort in which you bring about a change that has positive value for the organization or group you choose. Before beginning the project, you should clearly identify your target group or organization (i.e., who will benefit), what you intend to accomplish (i.e., what change or improvement you will make), and why the...

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A+Solution How you determined the sources to be reliable and relevant, and whether or not there is an author bias • How this information might strengthen or weaken your essay

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A+ Solution TOUR 7023 Individual Case Study - Delivering Park, Recreation and Tourism Services in a Public Sector Agency: Effective Human Resource Management Should you hire from within the organisation? Issues to be addressed: 1. Which option, in terms of appointing a new Director of Recreation and Tourism Services, do you consider would be in the best interest of all concerned to ensure the day-to-day business operations of the park, recreation and tourism service continue to function well? Why so? 2. If you promote someone from within the organisation, what are the...

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Note. Prior to answering the discussion question, please listen to the week's VangoNotes and complete the assigned readings: How are organizations similar to living things? What is the organizational behavior model and its focus? Why is it important to understand organizational behavior? Organizations are run by living things. If an organization does not have any live bodies, then it would not be an organization. An organization is made up people working individually, and people working in groups. According to Schermerhorn, Hunt,and Osborn (2008), "People are the basic building...

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Generalize the Take-Away Game: (a) Suppose in a game with a pile containing a large number of chips, you can remove any number from 1 to 6 chips at each turn. What is the winning strategy? What are the P-positions? (b) If there are initially 31 chips in the pile, what is your winning move, if any? The Thirty-one Game. (Georey Mott-Smith (1954)) From a deck of cards, take the Ace, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 of each suit. These 24 cards are laid out face up on a table. The players alternate turning over cards and the sum of the turned over cards is computed as play progresses. Each Ace...

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Assignment 1 LASA 2 Inappropriate Behavior Marwan has worked at Studio Five Theme Park as a character actor portraying a swash-buckling pirate. He does not have an employment contract. He loves his job because of his seniority with the company and all the attention he receives from the guests in the park. Unknown to anyone, his prosthetic leg has no noticeable impact on Marwan's success in this position. Marwan has become an accomplished flirt with all this attention, and now goes to the extent of placing his hands on the female guests' behinds when posing for pictures. The...

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State of Confusion Paper Name University of Phoenix State of Confusion The answer to the question about what court will have jurisdiction power over Tanya's suit could be formulated as stated: It is the federal law who takes superiority and takes charge of any conflicts that happen within the state and locally (Cheeseman, 2010). With this, it is therefore the federal law that will take care of Tanya's suit. However, a statement from the same case also affirms that if the claimant is bringing an existing case to the jurisdiction in state court, then the defendant may opt to bring the...

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HCR 240 WEEK 1 DISCUSSION QUESTION 1 What do you see as critical factors to consider when deciding on whether a practice should adopt EMRs? One critical factor when deciding if a practice should adopt electronic medical records is determining if it will impact patient care and if so, how it will impact the care patients receive. Will converting to electronic medical records make it more difficult for the staff or will it prove to be more beneficial? There are advantages to the new programs in that quicker access to patient information is gained which can make a critical...

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Week 4 DQ's - ACC206 - Principles of Accounting II Tutorial - Ashford University Required Readings 1. Chapter 18: Activity-Based Costing and Other Cost Management Tools 2. Chapter 19: Cost Volume-Profit Analysis Discussions Activity-Based Costing and Other Cost Management Tools. Fraud Case 18-1. Fraud Case 18-1 Solution: 1. ABC data can be used to highlight areas where costs are out of control, where cost savings should be considered, or more efficient operations should be looked into. They also can be used for budgeting, analyzing profitability of various products,...

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ACC 206 Week 4 DQ 1 Fraud Case 18-1 Week 4 DQ's - ACC206 - Principles of Accounting II Tutorial - Ashford University Required Readings 1. Chapter 18: Activity-Based Costing and Other Cost Management Tools 2. Chapter 19: Cost Volume-Profit Analysis Discussions Activity-Based Costing and Other Cost Management Tools. Fraud Case 18-1. Fraud Case 18-1 Solution: 1. ABC data can be used to highlight areas where costs are out of control, where cost savings should be considered, or more efficient operations should be looked into. They also can be used for budgeting,...

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ACC 220 Week 3 DQ 1 and DQ 2 For Discussion Question 1: Post your response to the following: ? When reviewing a financial report, why should information be reliable, relevant, consistent, and comparable? ? In other words, why are these accounting characteristics important? ? What kinds of problems could be created if a financial report is not reliable, relevant, consistent, or comparable? It is extremely vital that the company has accurate financial reporting. This information determines whether or not to invest in your company's stock. This information will help them decide if...

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Basic Finance Questions 1.Gomez Electronics needs to arrange financing for its expansion program. Bank A offers to lend Gomez the required funds on a loan in which interest must be paid at the end of each month, and the stated nominal rate is % per year. Bank B offers to lend Gomez the required funds on a loan in which interest is continuously compounded and the stated nominal rate is % per year. Bank C offers to lend Gomez the required funds on a loan in which interest must be paid semi-annually, and the stated nominal rate is % per year. Make sure that you show or explain all...

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PHI 103 Week 5 Discussion Question 1 Write two arguments in English, one in the form of modus ponens and one in the form of modus tollens. Then, write the arguments in symbols using sentence letters and truth-functional connectives. (If your computer does not have all the symbols needed, use some other symbol you do have access to and explain what its meaning is.) What advantages does being able to symbolize our arguments provide? Are there disadvantages to using this technique to make the structure of our arguments more explicit and clear? Modus Ponens: P. If John can fix his three...

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FIN 571 Final Exam 1 1.Which of the following is considered a hybrid organizational form? 2.Which of the following is a principal within the agency relationship? 3.Which of the following presents a summary of the changes in a firm’s balance sheet from the beginning of an accounting period to the end of that accounting period?. 4.Teakap, Inc. has current assets of $ 1,456,312 and total assets of $4,812,369 for the year ending September 30, 2006. It also has current liabilities of $1,041,012, common equity of $1,500,000, and retained earnings of $1,468,347. How much long-term debt...

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FIN 500 / 331 EXAM A+ Grade Solutions 1. Susmel Inc. is considering a project that has the following cash flow data. What is the project's payback? Year0123 Cash Flows-$500$150$200$300 a. years b. years c. years d. years e. years 2. As assistant to the CFO of Boulder Inc., you must estimate the Year 1 cash flow for a project with the following data. What is the Year 1 cash flow? Sales Revenues$13,000 Depreciation$4,000 Other operating costs$6,000 Tax rate35.0% a.$5,950 b.$6,099 c.$6,251 d.$6,407 e.$6,568 3. Francis Inc.'s stock has a required rate of...

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University of Phoenix Material Week Seven Homework Exercise Answer the following questions, covering material from Ch. 13 of Methods in Behavioral Research: 1. Define inferential statistics and how researchers use inferential statistics to draw conclusions from sample data. Involves mathematical procedures that allow psychologists to make inferences about data which they have collected. An example of this would be if a psychologist wanted to draw conclusions about a larger population from which samples were collected (Cozby, 2009). 2. Define...

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Midterm Exam #1 - Solution Finance 325 February 24, 2011 Student ID#: Name: Exam Instructions: This exam should have 4 pages (including this one) and 7 questions. The point value is given for each problem. The entire exam is worth 100 points. You may use a calculator and the provided formula sheet on this exam. You must show your work in order to receive credit for your answers. Partial credit will be given for partially correct answers. If a question asks Why/Explain, you should give an explanation...

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A. Why might understanding the psychology of personality be a valuable tool? OR B. Can personalities change? If so, to what extent? If not, why not? Can personalities change? If so, to what extent? If not, why not? Studies show that personalities change from different circumstances that occur in a person's life. For example if a person's life takes a change for the better from employment more money or happier circumstances than the person's personality changes to becoming a happier personality but if the person is going through a hardship such as financial issues or...

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From the reading I gathered that claims that are testable are typically of a scientific nature. Yet, any claim, according to Popper would have to be testable to see if it is feasible or not. A claim that cannot be tested or falsifiable would be considered unscientific and lack credibility as an argument. The text gives an example of invisible unicorns in North Carolina that illustrates that if a claim cannot be proved false then it is unfalsifiable. Another thing to consider is even though we can test the claim or prove it falsifiable, the disconfirmation bias tells us we will lean towards...

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Problem 1 If many samples of size 15 (that is, each sample consists of 15 items) were taken from a large normal population with a mean of 18 and variance of 5, what would be the mean, variance, standard deviation and shape of the distribution of sample means? Give reasons for your answers. The central limit theorem states that the sampling distribution of any statistic will be normal or nearly normal, if the sample size is large enough. The sample size is large enough if any of the following conditions apply. The sampling distribution is symmetric, unimodal, without outliers, and the...

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Give an example of a future trend affecting the criminal justice system. How can the personnel in the criminal justice system accurately and effectively plan accordingly for this trend? What changes would you recommend to improve the situation associated with this trend? Explain. I believe drugs is affecting our system. So many people are using and selling. Our courts here in my area are flooded with drug cases. An article in our local paper says the Mayor is fed up and if you are caught in this town you may never live here and landlords are not allowed to rent to these people. If a...

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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**NRS-441V Topic 4: Capstone Project** ##### **Assignment 5** Using 800-1,000 words, discuss methods to evaluate the effectiveness of your proposed solution and variables to be assessed when evaluating project outcomes. Example: If you are proposing a new staffing matrix that is intended to reduce nurse turnover, improve nursing staff satisfaction, and positively impact overall delivery of care, you may decide the following methods and variables are necessary to evaluate the effectiveness of your proposed solution: **Methods:** 1. Survey of staff attitudes...

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Target Pricing. Target pricing is experiencing growing use in North America. Should businesses use target pricing? Do you think target pricing can only be used for manufactured goods, or can it also be applied to services? Defend your choices. Respond to at least two of your classmates" posts Target pricing could be used for more than just manufacturing plants. An example is if a company wants to just down the cost of painting houses, you might be able to find a cheaper line of tape or cut the cost by using plastic with tape already attached. (Speed up prep time which might...

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Please post a 150-200-word response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply Group 2. What is the relationship between safety and health management strategies and employee morale? I think there is a huge relationship between safety strategies and associate morale. Take for instance my company, we offer monthly and quarterly incentives when our safety goals are met or exceeded. When our associates see the extra money on their pay check and receive the big cookout by management, the morale is very high and life is good. If a goal is missed and not met, there...

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If a parent were visiting your class and asked you why you were using literature in the science class they observed, what would you choose as your three most valuable reasons? How would you support your choices? 1 Literature would help children relate to whatever he or she was learning in science. For example, if students were learning about how plants and trees grow they could read The Giving Tree, by Shel Silverstein. This story explains how the environment around us (the tree) provides us nutrients (apples). When the boy cuts down the tree to use the wood for a boat, the boy...

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HIS 135 Week 6 Day 2 DQ 1 If I had been a voter at the time of President Nixon's debacle, my perception of government power would have been drastically altered. As with any situation, if a person lies to you, the trust is gone. Most of the time, the damage is irreversible. President Nixon's actions made America question what other "indiscretions" were committed during the reign of his leadership. The Watergate scandal had a definite and lasting impact on the public's perception of government power. Americans must have faith in their leaders or the foundation that this...

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The Mayan calendar may seems less complicated if one considers our own Gregorian calendar system first. If a date was given as Thanks giving day, Thursday November 23,1997 in the age of Aquarius,and during President Clinton's Presidency we would for the most part understand what was meant even though we might not know where the words "Thursday" and" November" came from. It may also help to recall that weekdays go through a cycle that has nothing to do with astronomy or the position of the sun and the earth that 1997really means one period of 1000 years, plus 9 periods 100 years, plus 9...

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GM 533 - TCO (Family Incomes) (TCO B) The following table gives the median incomes of families by level of income and geographical region. East South Midwest West Totals 80,000/year 102 98 39 62 301 80,000 to less than 250,000/year 263 514 120 351 1248 250,000/year or more 100 226 65 99 490 Totals 465 838 224 512 2039 (A) Referring to the above table, if a family is chosen at random, what is the probability that it is either from the South or...

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LEG 500 Employee Surveillance Employers often want to find out if their workers are productive and loyal. Determine at least one limit that you would place upon a private employer's rights to monitor the productivity and communications of employees at work. Support your response. -Speculate whether employers should have more or fewer rights to monitor employee use of company equipment, such as laptops, tablets, and cell phones issued for out-of-office, potentially after-hours work. Suggest at least three methods for an employer to monitor its employees' use of company equipments....

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1. a) Amortization - Amortization is partial repayment of loan. If a country borrows money, it has to pay back the principle to the lender in each year. This payment is called amortization which will be recorded as debit from this country's capital account. b) Fixed Exchange Rate - The government or Central Bank could control the exchange rate as a specific rate to give exchange rate stability. This is an advantage that there would not have exchange risk, but there is a disadvantage as it cannot respond flexibly when the world is changing. c) Marshall-Lerner Condition - The Marshall...

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Sarbanes-Oxley and Corporate Governance Paper Ifauditingoffinancialstatementsisrequiredfortheprotectionofpublicinvestors,shouldnotallPCAOBmembersbetakenfromtheinvestmentcommunitythatusesauditedfinancialstatements?Whyorwhynot? How does the decision in the Enterprise Fund v. Public Company Accounting Oversight Board 130S. Ct. 3138 (2010)case impact the validity of the Board and other provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act? Defendant, the "Public Company Accounting Oversight "Board"", was made as a major aspect of a progression of bookkeeping changes in the "Sarbanes-Oxley" Act of...

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Social networks seems to have become a "must do" activity for a firm. Much like the early days of the late 1980s where companies felt they had to have a website, even if they did not know what to do with it, they now feel that they must have social network connections. This is the case even though most appear not certain as to how to incorporate Social Network (SN) activity into an overall business strategy, or even why. Do you believe there a role for social networks in uniting consumers and companies as well as providing avenues or direct interactions? If not why not and if so what would...

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ACCT 212 (Financial Accounting) Devry Week 1 Introduction to Financial Statements – Discussion Financial Statements (Graded) One key concept for week 1 is that financial statements are comprised of 4 statements: 1) Income Statement, 2) Balance Sheet, 3) Cash Flows Statement, and 4) Statement of Retained Earnings. External users of financial statements, such as investors or banks, review the financial statements to perform analysis on the company. For example, to determine if s/he wants to buy the stock of a company, the investor may review how much profit the company has...

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ACCT 212 (Financial Accounting) Week 1 Devry Week 1: Introduction to Financial Statements – Discussion Financial Statements (Graded) One key concept for week 1 is that financial statements are comprised of 4 statements: 1) Income Statement, 2) Balance Sheet, 3) Cash Flows Statement, and 4) Statement of Retained Earnings. External users of financial statements, such as investors or banks, review the financial statements to perform analysis on the company. For example, to determine if s/he wants to buy the stock of a company, the investor may review how much profit the company...

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Complete Course Week 1-7 and Midterm Exam Week 1 DQ 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? DQ 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (Graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent...

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ACCT 505 Managerial Accounting Week 8 Final Exam ACCT 505 Week 8 Final Exam (Set 2) A good example of a common cost which normally could not be assigned to products on a segmented income statement except on an arbitrary basis would be: Turnover is computed by dividing average operating assets into: A segment of a business responsible for both revenues and expenses would be called: All other things being equal, if a division's traceable fixed expenses increase: In computing the margin in a ROI analysis, which of the following is used? Net operating income is defined as: Suppose a...

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A+ Grade Solution FIN 571 Final Exam Guide (New) University of Phoenix 1. Which of the following is considered a hybrid organizational form? 2. Which of the following is a principal within the agency relationship? 3. Teakap, Inc. has current assets of $ 1,456,312 and total assets of $4,812,369 for the year ending September 30, 2006. It also has current liabilities of $1,041,012, common equity of $1,500,000, and retained earnings of $1,468,347. How much long-term debt does the firm have? 4. Which of the following presents a summary of the changes in a firm’s balance...

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Projects may fail for many different reasons. Some of the reasons behind project failure can actually indicate a need for project termination. Describe examples of risks that can lead to project termination. One example of a risk that can lead to project termination would be budget and the project going way over it. In today's economy, most companies are not going to want to go over budget, and if they do, they will not want to go too much over. If a project is over budget, this can lead to the project being terminated. Another example would be time. If a project is going over the time...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**HUM 111 Week 10 Assignment 3 - Cultural Activity Report** #####Strayer University As a way of experiencing the Humanities beyond your classroom, computer, and textbook, you are asked to do a certain type of cultural activity that fits well with our course and then report on your experience. Your instructor will require you to propose an activity and get instructor approval before you do it and report on it (students should look for any instructions in that respect). Every effort should be made to ensure that this is a hands-on experience (not a virtual one),...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**CIS 513 Week 4 Assignment 2: The Need for Wireless Standards and Protocols** #####Strayer University The networking field, to include wireless networking, defines many standards to govern network and wireless network operations. It is important to become familiar with the standards organizations and their current standards, standards that are currently being revised, and new standards being considered. Write a four to five (4-5) page paper in which you: 1. Select one (1) national standards organization and one (1) international standards organization that...

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Unit 5: Mathematical Recursion - Assignment Total points for Assignment: 35 points. Assignments must be submitted as a Microsoft Word document and uploaded to the Dropbox for Unit 5. All Assignments are due by Tuesday at 11:59 PM ET of the assigned Unit. NOTE: Assignment problems should not be posted to the Discussion threads. Questions on the Assignment problems should be addressed to the instructor by sending an email or by attending office hours. You must show your work on all problems. If a problem is worth 2 points and you only show the answer, then you will receive only 1 point...

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1. What dimensions would you use for a booth-type hood if you wanted an exhaust rate of 1,000 cubic feet per minute and a capture rate of 100 feet per minute to capture organic vapors from a paint spray operation? Be sure to show your work. If you wanted to clean the air that you are capturing before exhausting it outside, what type of air cleaning device would you recommend and why? 2. What dimensions would you use for a booth-type hood if you wanted an exhaust rate of 1,000 cubic feet per minute and a capture rate of 100 feet per minute to capture organic vapors from a paint spray...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**BUS 599 Week 6 Assignment 2 - Marketing Plan** This assignment consists of two (2) sections: a marketing plan and sales strategy, and a marketing budget. Note: You must submit both sections as separate files for the completion of this assignment. For the first six (6) months your company is in business—to give you time to perfect your product and to learn from actual customers—you will start marketing and selling in your own community, a radius of twenty-five (25) miles from where you live. For most non-alcoholic beverages, marketing (as opposed to the...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**BUS 501 Week 4 Assignment 2 - Types of Contracts and Performance** Imagine that you are working on a two-million-dollar procurement for the purchase of vehicles for the fleet of trucks and cars to be used by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection. These vehicles will be used for off-road driving on dirt roads in Arizona. Your manager has asked you to select the type of contract to be used for the vehicle purchase. Choose to respond to this scenario from a government or a contractor perspective. If you select government, then...

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Intro to Environmental Science In a 1-2 page paper, using APA-style formatting, discuss three things you learned from the slide presentation on plastic bags If you were given the opportunity to address the public-at-large, what would be your recommendation regarding the use of plastic bags? In your closing remarks, include a short catchy phase, slogan, poem, or any other creative statement to emphasize your point of view. To start this paper off I would like to say that I really didnt know some of the things that were in the slide presentation on plastic bags. So three things that I...

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Based on your analysis of the Suzette Washington, Accounting Major case study, respond to each of the discussion points: What would you do if you found yourself in a situation similar to that faced by Suzette in this case Do you believe that it was appropriate for Suzette to report the alleged theft ring to a store manager? Why or Why not? Accounting majors are preparing to enter a profession recognized as having one of the strongest and most rigorously enforced ethical codes. Given this fact, do you believe that accounting majors have a great responsibility than other business majors to...

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ReviewWeek 5 concepts by completing a260- to 350-wordsummary of the following: If you were to have a work of visual art created to express your experiences as a student, what would it be? What would itlooklike?(Examples: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture etc.) Be specific about themedium, colors, images, and placement of details. How would it communicate your experience in terms of its composition? Create original responses and include personal thoughts, insights and opinions. Describe the work of art, and share your vision, as if your audience was blind. Utilize the information and terms from...

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Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper (APA Format) that identifies each link in the supply chain and the purpose and value in each. For example, if the shoe industry were to be chosen, the supply chain might look something like: Manufacturer plans the product mix designs the shoes determines the materials makes the shoes advertises the shoes ships in bulk to middlemen Distributor receives shipment from manufacturer establishes relationships with retailers extends credit to retailers breaks down from bulk quantities to smaller cases ships product to retailers Retailer displays the...

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Submit a 4- to 5-page paper that addresses the following questions. Be sure to usereferences within the paper to support your answers. Show work for all calculations. According to Okuns Law, if the normal rate of growth of GDP is 3% and the currentunemployment rate is 6%, an increase in GDP growth to 4% would cause unemploymentto change by what percentage? When total output, income, employment, and trade decline for 6 to 12 months, theeconomy is in what part of the business cycle? Which has a larger effect on aggregate demand: an increase in government expenditure oran equal sized decrease...

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Linear Regression In this assignment, you will use a spreadsheet to examine pairs of variables, using the method of linear regression, to determine if there is any correlation between the variables. Afterwards, you will postulate whether this correlation reveals a causal relationship (and why). Click here to open the Excel spreadsheet containing the data for this assignment. This spreadsheet contains the data from a study that attempted to see if there is a correlation between the hours that students studied and the grade that they earned on a test. The correlation test you are about to...

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Students get the highest scores from answering all the questions in a given mission, with more points assigned if they get questions right the first time. To get the highest scores, students should (1) make sure they thoroughly explore each environment to get all the clues, (2) avoid guessing, (3) choose operatives with relevant skills, since they will have more Credibility Questions, and (4) make sure to complete all of the Credibility Questions. There are Credibility Questions for each step of each mission. When an operative says, Im all out of questions for this step, there are still...

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As per the data obtained, we find Mean Standard Deviation n 251 1. If a person bought 1 share of Google stock within the last year, what is the probability that the stock on that day closed at less than the mean for that year? Using the Empirical Rule, the probability is 0.5 2. If a person bought one share of Google stock within the last year, what is the probability that the stock on that day closed at more than 400? P(X400) z (X-)/) (400 )/ P(z) or % 3. If a person bought 1 share of Google stock within the last year, what is the probability that the stock on that day...

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FIN534 Week 9 Scenario Script: The Cash Budget Slide # Scene/Interaction Narration Slide 1 Intro Scene Slide 2 Scene 2 • Don in front of TFC with Linda • End of scene FIN534_9_2_Don-1: Good day, Linda. The Dividend policy review was fantastic. Knowing where we stand as a company and how we can reward our shareholders is great management/investor relations. As managers, we have certain commitments to TFC that include shareholder wealth, but also long term success of the company. As investors, while long term success is good, they would like to see a return on their investment. ...

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Chapter 03 Doing Business in Global Markets 1. Today, over 90% of the companies doing business globally believe it is important for their employees to have experience working in other countries. True False 2. Importing is the selling of products to another country. True False 3. Exporting is the selling of products to another country. True False 4. The United States imports more products and services than any nation in the world. True False 5. The United States is the largest exporter in the world. True False 6. While the U.S. is a large exporter, Germany...

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The output of a process is valued at $100 per unit. The cost of labor is $50 per hour including benefits. The accounting department provided the following information about the process for the past four weeks: Week 1 Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Units Produced 1 ,1 24 1 ,31 0 1 ,092 981 Labor ($) 1 2,735 1 4,842 1 0,603 9,526 Material ($) 21 ,041 24,523 20,442 1 8,364 Overhead ($) 8,992 1 0,480 8,736 7,848 a. Use the multifactor productivity ratio to see whether recent process improvements had any effect and, if so, when the effect was noticeable. b. Has labor productivity changed? Use the labor...

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2. Revised spreadsheet problem 1: Just answer 1(a) and 1(d). For 1(d), change “For (a) to (c)” to “For (a) only.” Spreadsheet Problem 1. If the mrket supply function of a commodity is Qs = 3,250 and (a) the market demand function is Qd = 4,750 – 50P and P is expressed in dollars, use Excel to calculate what the equilibrium price is by calculating values of Qd and Qs for P from 25 to 50 in 1’s. (b) If the market demand increases to Q’d = 5,350 – 50P, equilibrium price? (c) If the market demand decreases to Q”d = 4,150 – 50P, what is the equilibrium price? (d) for...

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The DAG Group - Executive Summary Case Background After graduating from business school in 1991, Chris Hackett and Val Rayzman formed a partnership - The Dry-cleaning Acquisition Group, also known as The DAG Group. The goal of this business venture was to build a chain of upscale dry-cleaners. The thought of transforming a sleepy industry with unappealing stores and poor service was exciting to Chris and Val. They determined that the dry-cleaning industry is fragmented, undifferentiated, has low entry barriers, and provides a service that people frequently use. Before Chris and Val...

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Classify each of the following costs as a period cost or an inventoriable product cost. If you classify the cost as an inventoriable product cost, further classify it as direct material (DM), direct labor (DL), or manufacturing overhead (MOH).

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The null hypothesis \____. A) states that the treatment has no effect B) is denoted by the symbol H1 C) is always stated in terms of sample statistics D) All of the other choices are correct. 2. The numerator of the z-score test statistic measures \____. A) the average distance between M and m that would be expected if H0 was true B) the actual distance between M and m C) the position of the sample mean relative to the critical region D) whether or not there is a significant difference between M and m 3. The critical region for a hypothesis test consists of \____. A) outcomes...

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1.  There are 10 workers and 2 administrators in a company meeting room. Two people will be selected at random without replacement. The chance that the second person is a worker given that the first person is an administrator is: 2.  Find the probability that three cards are drawn from a deck, and you get two reds, followed by a black. 3.  A die is tossed 50 times. Find the expected number of 4s. 4.  A die is tossed 50 times. We are counting 4s. Find the standard error for the # of 4s. 5.  A die is tossed 5000 times. About how many sixes are expected? 6.  A die will be rolled...

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Q6 1.  What is the area under the normal distribution curve to the left of z = 0.87? 2.  What is the z-value to the right of the mean where 59.18% of the distribution lies to the left of it? 3.  What z-value corresponds to the 18th percentile? 4.  Using the standard normal distribution, what is P(-2.32 < z < 1)? 5.  At a large department store, the average number of years of service was 13.5 with a standard deviation of 6.2 years. If an employee is picked at random, what is the probability that the employee has worked for the company between 8 and 20 years? 6.  Using the...

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1)  Vector   is 6.6 units long and points along the negative _x_-axis. Vector  is 8.5 units long and points at + to the positive _x_-axis. A) What are the _x_ and _y_ components of each vector? B) Determine the sum Vectors  +  (magnitude and angle). __ __ __ 2) The summit of a mountain, 2450 m above base camp, is measured on a map to be 4580 m horizontally from the camp in a direction 32.5º west of north. What are the components of the displacement vector from camp to summit? What is its magnitude? Choose the _x_-axis east, _y_ axis north, and _z_ axis up.   3) A...

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PHL 443 Week 4 DQs What type of criteria may be established for determining if a machine is conscious or thinking? What is the role of free will in establishing rights for intelligent machines?

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PHL 443 Week 5 Learning Team Artificial Intelligence Bill of Rights Presentation Consider the possible future of artificial intelligence. Create a bill of rights PowerPoint based on your predictions for the future of artificial intelligence. Introduce the following topic as a philosophical question: If we were able to determine if a machine has self-awareness, would that machine have rights? What ethical criteria or definition of thinking would be required to qualify for these rights? For example, is Bicentennial Man or the character of Lieutenant Commander Data on the television...

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Find the missing numbers. Phil had an unpaid balance of \$1,854.50 on his credit card statement at the beginning of December. He made a payment of $45.00 during the month. If the interest rate on Phil's credit card was 2.5% per month on the unpaid balance, find the finance charge and the new balance on January 1. Find the maturity value. A box contains five blue, eight green, and three yellow marbles. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability that it is not blue? In a shop there are 20 customers, 18 of whom will make a purchase. If three customers are selected, one at...

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Find the median. 2 27 38 55 49 9 53 34 To select a \___\___\___ sample, the population is divided into disjoint subgroups according to some characteristics like income level, and then a few individuals are selected randomly from each of the subgroups to be in the sample. Determine whether a correlation coefficient of r = 0.405 is significant at the 5% level for a sample size of 22. Which statement is true for a statistical study? The average hourly wage of employees of a certain company is $9.83. Assume the variable is normally distributed. If the standard deviation is $4.58, find the...

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**4.** Find the accumulated amount at the end of 8 months on a \$1200 bank deposit paying simple interest at a rate 7%/year. **6.** A bank deposit paying simple interest at the rate of 5%/year grew a sum of \$3100 in 10 months. Find the principal. **42. RETIREMENT FUNDS:** Five and a half years ago, Chris invested $10,000 in a retirement fund that grew at the rate of 10.82%/year compounded quarterly. What is his account worth today? **16. SAVINGS ACCOUNT:** If Jackson deposits \$100 at the end of each month in a savings account earning interest at the rate of 8%/year compounded monthly,...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 2   1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Typically, a firms DPS should exceed its EPS. b. Typically, a firms EBIT should exceed its EBITDA. c. If a firm is more profitable than average (e.g., Google), we would normally expect to see its stock price exceed its book value per share. d. If a firm is more profitable than most other firms, we would normally expect to see its book value per share exceed its stock price, especially after several years of high inflation. e. The more depreciation a firm has in a given year, the higher its EPS, other...

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Homework Chapter 7   1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. The constant growth model takes into consideration the capital gains investors expect to earn on a stock. b. Two firms with the same expected dividend and growth rates must also have the same stock price. c. It is appropriate to use the constant growth model to estimate a stock's value even if its growth rate is never expected to become constant. d. If a stock has a required rate of return rs = 12%, and if its dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate of 5%, this implies that the stocks dividend yield is...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 14   1. Which of the following statements about dividend policies is CORRECT? a. Modigliani and Miller argue that investors prefer dividends to capital gains because dividends are more certain than capital gains. They call this the ?bird-in-the hand? effect. b. One reason that companies tend to avoid stock repurchases is that dividend payments are taxed at a lower rate than gains on stock repurchases. c. One advantage of dividend reinvestment plans is that they allow shareholders to avoid paying taxes on the dividends that they choose to reinvest. d. One...

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ACC 423 Week 5 DQs Discussion Questions Why do accountants make errors? What types of errors may occur? Why is it necessary to correct them? What are the ramifications of not correcting errors? What are some examples of counterbalancing errors? What are some examples of no counterbalancing errors? What are the differences between counterbalancing and no counterbalancing errors? How are each handled? Does it matter if the books are closed? Why or why not? Read one of the articles from the selected readings (or you may choose a current article relevant to this week's topic). How does...

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3. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. If an asset is sold for less than its book value at the end of a projects life, it will generate a loss for the firm, hence its terminal cash flow will be negative. b. Only incremental cash flows are relevant in project analysis, the proper incremental cash flows are the reported accounting profits, and thus reported accounting income should be used as the basis for investor and managerial decisions. c. It is unrealistic to believe that any increases in net working capital required at the start of an expansion project can be recovered...

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**FIN 534 Quiz 5** Question 1 Which of the following statements is CORRECT? Question 2 An option that gives the holder the right to sell a stock at a specified price at some future time is Question 3 GCC Corporation is planning to issue options to its key employees, and it is now discussing the terms to be set on those options.  Which of the following actions would decrease the value of the options, other things held constant? Question 4 Suppose you believe that Johnson Company's stock price is going to increase from its current level of \$22.50 sometime during the next 5...

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**MAT 117 All DQs** **Week 1** **Discussion Questions** Explain three rules for exponents listed in the chart on p. 239 (section 4.2) and give an example illustrating each of these rules. Do not explain the first two definitions listed in the table (Exponent of 1 or 0) or the scientific notation. Create an expression for your classmates to solve that uses at least one of the rules for exponents you have described. Consider responding to your classmates by assisting them in solving the problem you created, developing their explanations of the rules of exponents, or describing real-life...

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**MAT 117 Week 7 DQs** How do you know if a quadratic equation will have one, two, or no solutions? How do you find a quadratic equation if you are only given the solution? Is it possible to have different quadratic equations with the same solution? Provide your classmate's with one or two solutions with which they must create a quadratic equation. Quadratic equations may be solved by graphing, using the quadratic formula, completing the square, and factoring. What are the pros and cons of each of these methods? When might each method be most appropriate? Which method do you prefer?...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation All DQs** **Week 1** What business entities are available for a new business? What are the tax and nontax advantages of each form? Select two business types and provide an example of when that selection is most appropriate from a tax perspective and from a nontax perspective. Once a business has elected its tax status using check-the-box regulations, what options are available if it needs to change its tax status? What should a business consider before electing to change its tax status? Do the following decisions have the same precedential value: (1) Tax...

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**STR 581 All DQs** **Week 1** What are the major components of a strategic management process? Which of these components is the most difficult for managers to perform? Explain your answer. Where have you seen organizational mission, vision, and values statements that were misleading? How did that affect the organization? **Week 2** How would you determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods? Locate an organization in the news and explain how it is trying to create value and competitive advantage in its sector. **Week...

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BUS 405 All Assignments Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor. Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices. Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is available. The...

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BUS 405 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions From Chapter 1, answer Concept Question 5: What is Blumes formula? When would you want to use it in practice? Also, from Chapter 2, answer Concept Question 4: What is the difference between asset allocation and security selection? Remember to complete all parts of the questions and support your answers with examples from the text and other resources. From Chapter 4, complete Problem 4: The Aqua Liquid Assets Money Market Mutual Fund has a NAV of $1 per share. During the year, the assets held by this fund appreciated by 2.5 percent. If...

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BUS 405 Week 4 BUS 405 Week 4 Quiz BUS 405 Week 4 Assignment Performance Metrics Chapter 13 Problem 22 Complete Problem 22 in the Questions and Problems section of Chapter 13 (shown below). When you pick the best choice for your portfolio, defend your decision in a 100 - 200 word essay. You have been given the following return information for two mutual funds (Papa and Mama), the market index, and the risk-free rate. Year Papa Fund Mama...

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BUS 405 Complete Course Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Quiz BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor. Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices. Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is...

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**HLT 362 Week 4 Exercise 36** The researchers found a significant difference between the two groups (control and treatment) for change in mobility of the women with osteoarthritis (OA) over 12 weeks with the results of F(1, 22) 9.619, p 0.005. Discuss each aspect of these results. State the null hypothesis for the Baird and Sands (2004) study that focuses on the effect of the GI with PMR treatment on patients mobility level. Should the null hypothesis be rejected for the difference between the two groups in change in mobility scores over 12 weeks? Provide a rationale for your answer. ...

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**HLT 362 Week 4** **Assignments Module 4 ANOVA Excel Worksheet** SYSTOLIC BLOOD PRESSURE IN DIFFERENT AGE GROUPS The following table contains a random sample of 40 women partitioned into three groups: Group 1: ages below 20 Group 2: ages 20 through 40 Group 3: ages over 40 The values in the table are the systolic blood pressure levels The hypothesis test: H0:u1=u2=u3 H1: at least one of the treatment means is different Use the Excel Analysis ToolPak to create an Anova Single Factor table.  Is there sufficient evidence to support the claim that women in the different age...

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Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor.  Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices.  Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have $28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for $40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a $40 strike price and six months to maturity is available. The premium is $4.00. MMEE pays...

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**BUS 405 All DQs** Week 1 Discussion Questions From Chapter 1, answer Concept Question 5: What is Blumes formula? When would you want to use it in practice? Also, from Chapter 2, answer Concept Question 4: What is the difference between asset allocation and security selection?  Remember to complete all parts of the questions and support your answers with examples from the text and other resources.   From Chapter 4, complete Problem 4: The Aqua Liquid Assets Money Market Mutual Fund has a NAV of $1 per share. During the year, the assets held by this fund appreciated by 2.5 percent....

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**BUS 405 Week 4** BUS 405 Week 4 Quiz BUS 405 Week 4 Assignment Performance Metrics Chapter 13 Problem 22 Complete Problem 22 in the Questions and Problems section of Chapter 13 (shown below).  When you pick the best choice for your portfolio, defend your decision in a 100 - 200 word essay. You have been given the following return information for two mutual funds (Papa and Mama), the market index, and the risk-free rate. ...

Year

Papa Fund

Mama Fund

Market

Risk-Free

2008

-12.6%

-22.6

-24.5%

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**BUS 405 Complete Course** Week 1 BUS 405 Week 1 Quiz BUS 405 Week 1 Assignment Annualized Returns Chapter 3 Problem 18 Complete problem 18 in Chapter 3 (shown below) and submit to the instructor.  Show your work to find the annualized return for each of the listed share prices.  Write a 100 word analysis of the process to calculate these annualized returns. Suppose you have \$28,000 to invest. Youre considering Miller-Moore Equine Enterprises (MMEE), which is currently selling for \$40 per share. You also notice that a call option with a \$40 strike price and six months to...

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FIN 200 Week 8 DQ2 Use the following scenario to answer Discussion Question 2. Jean will receive $8,500 per year for the next 15 years from her trust. If a 7% interest rate is applied, what is the current value of the future payments? Describe how you solved this problem, including which table (for example, present value and future value) was used and why.

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HLT 362 Module 4 Exercise 36 Module 4 Exercise 36 The researchers found a significant difference between the two groups (control and treatment) for change in mobility of the women with osteoarthritis (OA) over 12 weeks with the results of F(1, 22) ??9.619, p ??0.005. Discuss each aspect of these results. State the null hypothesis for the Baird and Sands (2004) study that focuses on the effect of the GI with PMR treatment on patients mobility level. Should the null hypothesis be rejected for the difference between the two groups in change in mobility scores over 12 weeks? Provide a...

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HLT 362 Module 5 Exercise 27 Module 5 Exercise 27 Simple Linear Regression What are the independent and dependent variables in Figures 2, A, B, and C? How would you describe the relationship between the variables in Figures 2, A, B, and C? What are the independent and dependent variables in Figures 3, A, B, and C? How would you describe the relationship between the variables in Figures 3, A, B, and C? Was there a significant difference in the y intercept for the lines of best fi t in Figure 2 from the y intercept for the lines of best fi t in Figure 3? Provide a rationale for your...

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MAT 116 Week 3 DQs Discussion Questions Why does the inequality sign change when both sides are multiplied or divided by a negative number? Does this happen with equations? Why or why not? Write an inequality for your classmates to solve. In your inequality, use both the multiplication and addition properties of inequalities. Consider solving your classmates inequalities. Explain how you arrived at your answers. Also, help other students who may be having difficulty solving inequalities. Ask clarifying questions if you need additional assistance. How do you know if a value is a...

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1. There are 10 workers and 2 administrators in a company meeting room. Two people will be selected at random without replacement. The chance that the second person is a worker given that the first person is an administrator is: 2. Find the probability that three cards are drawn from a deck, and you get two reds, followed by a black. 3. A die is tossed 50 times. Find the expected number of 4s. 4. A die is tossed 50 times. We are counting 4s. Find the standard error for the # of 4s. 5. A die is tossed 5000 times. About how many sixes are expected? 6. A die will be...

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1. A project profitability index greater than zero for a project indicates that A. the company should reevaluate its discount rate. B. the project is unattractive and shouldn't be pursued. C. there has been a calculation error. D. the discount rate is less than the internal rate of return. 2. (Ignore income taxes in this problem.) The following data pertain to an investment: Cost of the investment$18,955 Life of the project5 years Annual cost savings$5,000 Estimated salvage value$1,000 Discount rate10% The net present value of the proposed investment is ...

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Research Critique, Part 1 To write a critical appraisal that demonstrates comprehension of the research study conducted, respond to each of the questions listed under the headings below. Do not answer the questions with a yes or no; rather, provide a rationale or include examples or content from the study to address the questions. CRITICAL APPRAISAL GUIDELINES: QUALITATIVE STUDY Problem Statement Identify the clinical problem and research problem that led to the study. What was not known about the clinical problem that, if understood, could be used to improve health care delivery...

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Suppose that 5 percent of men and .25 percent of women are color blind. A color-blind person is chosen at random. What is the probability of this person being male? Assume that there are an equal number of males and females. What if the population consisted of twice as many males as females?

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It is known that diskettes produced by a certain company will be defective with probability .01, independently of each other. The company sells the diskettes in packages of size 10 and offers a money-back guarantee that at most 1 of the 10 diskettes in the package will be defective. The guarantee is that the customer can return the entire package of diskettes if he or she finds more than one defective diskette in it. If someone buys 3 packages, what is the probability that he or she will return exactly 1 of them?

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The least-squares regression line is a model that describes the relationship between two variables. Now that you have read about regressions and hypothesis tests, you will collect data to create a least-squares regression to interpret. Please complete the following activity. You will need a ruler or tape measure. Once you complete the questions, post your answers to the class discussion and compare your answers with your classmates. Did everyone get the same measurements and model? Explain your answers. Use the ruler to measure the thickness of a single page of the text. Which unit of...

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**A++ Work!! 100% CORRECT AVIATION APPLICATIONS PROBLEM SET II This is the second of three aviation applications problem sets that you will complete for Math 211. It is worth 100 points or 10% of your course grade. To complete the assignment, first save this Word document on your computer or memory device. Then complete each of the problems or questions by answering the problem or question in the Word document you saved. Where appropriate, you must show your work and you must clearly indicate your answer. In some cases, showing your work can be done by pasting appropriate...

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**A++ Work! 100% CORRECT PHYSICS TUTORIAL INCLUDES ANSWERS TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1) The specific heat capacity of ice is about 0.5 cal/g ??C. Suppose it remains at that value all the way to absolute zero. Show that the heat required to change a 1-g ice cube at absolute zero(-273 ?C)to 1 g of boiling water is 320 cal. 1] A 10 N force acts on a 2 kg object for 3 seconds. If the object was initally at rest, the momentum of the object after 3 seconds is ____ kg m/s. (10 points) [2] A 10 N force acts on a 2 kg object for 3 seconds. If the object was initally at rest, the...

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Locate a family from one of the 10 groups on your 12 Domains of Culture Chart. Interview a member or members of the family to ascertain if the information about the culture in the textbook is correct. If possible, share a traditional meal with them. Pay attention to language, family organization, reasons for being in their present locality. Ask about health remedies. Take notes for future modules. Write a 750-word paper comparing and contrasting the information in the book with local practices reported from a family living in the area. Prepare this assignment according to the APA...

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**A++ Work, solved by a real tutor in Accounting INCLUDES EXCEL SPREADSHEET WITH FORMULAS Question 1 Buxton Community is expecting its new dialysis unit to generate the following cash flows: GivensYears012345 Initial Investment($10,000,000) Net operating cash flows$1,500,000$2,000,000$4,000,000$7,000,000$14,000,000 a. Determine the payback for the new dialysis unit b. Determine the NPV using a cost of capital of 20% c. Determine the IRR using a cost of capital of 20% d. At a 20% cost of capital, should Buxton accept or reject the project? Enter ACCEPT or REJECT as your...

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Detail and explain the differences between informed consent and implied consent. What are the best ways to prove consent? Your initial post must be 200-250 words. Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. Informed consent is the consent that a patient can give willingly. If a provider is going to perform a certain treatment for a patient, the provider should explain every aspect of the procedure to the patient. The patient should understand the full extent of the treatment and what side effects, if any, are affiliated with the treatment. If there are low percentages of a...

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What are some critical issues relating to the selection of children's literature in the classroom? As a teacher it will be important to research and know what kinds of books you are offering to your students. The books must be age appropriate and not be too difficult or un-relatable. Books can help serve many purposes but if a teacher chooses the wrong books it can have the opposite reaction and create issues. Students must be able to connect with the books as well as be able to be mature enough for the content that is presented in the book. Also, it will be valuable if the students were...

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Hum 176 Final Paper Chief editor of a large metropolitan daily newspaper Part One I am the chief editor of a large metropolitan daily newspaper. If I were to find out that one of my reporter is fabricating sources and making up facts I would like to see if I could handle it inside the paper and recant the statements that the reporter has made regarding the stories he has written in the past I would also due my best to see if one of my other writers were able to find out the truth about the stories and print out a retraction. I wouldn't want to do a piece on that writer because I...

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HCR 220 Checkpoint Eligibility, Payment, and Billing Procedures Checkpoint 1 Checkpoint Eligibility, Payment, and Billing Procedures HCR 220 / Claims Preparation 1: Clean Bills of Health Axia College of University of Phoenix Checkpoint 2 In patient benefits eligibility there is a number of factors that could determine whether a patient is eligible for certain benefits , such as checking to see if a premium is required , if so then the patient has to pay them on time. Although eligibility for Medicaid is able to change on a monthly basics. Another is if a person has an employer -...

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Distinguish between current and accumulated earnings and profits. Why is it important to make this distinction? Accumulated earnings are excessive earnings that have accumulated, where current earnings are earnings that are not currently needed for business purposes and have the potential of being accumulated. The reading material also notes the 15% maximum tax rate on dividends that reduces the negative affect of double taxation. That way, current and accumulated earnings cannot be over taxed. Earnings must be divided between these two categories so they are not combined and the...

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Why does an auditor examine travel and entertainment expenses? What would poor controls regarding executive reimbursements say about the "tone at the top" for purposes of evaluating and reporting on internal controls? The auditor should examine travel and entertainment expenses because this is an important area and employees especially the mangers and excutives easily abuse it. If excessive amounts are spent, or any amounts are spent without a legitimate business purpose, it must be rectified. Additionally, most companies have strict policies on this, and adherence to them must be...

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Week 4 - Summary Please post your Weekly Summary here. It needs to be a summary of what you learned, liked or disliked etc. Needs to be in your own words in order to earn points. Response #1 In this week I learned about the reporting requirements for contingencies, debt restructuring, fair value measurement of derivatives and hedging activities. In addition, I learned about the impairment of a patent and how that would be accounted for in the financial statements if a client lost an impending lawsuit. Of particular importance to note, is the fact that even if the client loses the...

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Week 3 DQ 1: Due Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Subject line:Your Name Week 3 DQ 1 Please post your response by replying to this thread. Discussion Question 1 Is it best to adjust instruction to teach in accordance with individual learning styles, or should students experience and be encouraged to participate in activities that require learning styles other than those they naturally prefer? In other words, if a child's preferred learning style is visual and field independent (prefers to work alone), should all instruction be based on visual, independent activities, or should the...

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What is the meaning of reliability and validity as used in the research process? Provide specific examples used at your workplace or in your personal life The meaning of reliability in the research process is the occurance of repeated information. For example, when cross referencing the results of a study, the results are reliable if the same or similar results are produced each time. The meaning of validity in the research process is the truth of the information. For example, when information is reliable because it is repeated the same way, the information can be determined as valid or...

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Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Preferred stocks are "preferred" because they have preference over common stock to receive dividends and company assets if the business is liquidated. If a company does not have enough cash to pay dividends to both the preferred shares and the common shares, the preferred shareholders must be paid first....

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Self-Assessment Exercise Complete the Self-Assessment Exercise in Figure 1.2 from the "Value Conflicts" section in Ch. 1 of Fundamentals of Case Management Practice: Skills for the Human Services by reading the questions provided in the exercise. List your scores for questions in the following table. Once all questions are complete, you will be able to determine if a conflict of values exist. Rank the questions using the values of 1, 2, or 3, which have the following associated meanings: 1 - I think I could work with this person or group. 2 - I think I could work...

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Performance Appraisal What is the purpose of performance appraisals? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the four major appraisal methods currently in use? What if an employee's work is not very quantifiable: how should a manager work to provide a fair appraisal? Answer Performance appraisals are formal reviews of a subordinate's work performance by a supervisor. They are preformed to identify strengths and weaknesses as well as to discuss areas of improvement. "The process of appraising employee performance can be both time-consuming and stressful. These difficulties are...

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Portfolio Risk - Discuss the difficulties that having options in a security portfolio create for the measurement of portfolio risk. Suggest how the standard deviation statistic should be modified to account for this concern. Answer: As the options have nonlinear payoffs, the broad movements in markets have different effects the value of the portfolio depending on the moves up or down in market. For Example, portfolio is put protected and may not move down if the market falls by 10% but may move up by 10% when the market rises by 10%. Therefore, the returns are skewed. It makes...

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Risk Management Risk Identi?cation and Analysis Elicit, identify, and classify major project and process risks. Process risk data into decision-making information. Determine the values of impact, likelihood, and timeframe [SEI (SEI 2005) team]. Translate risk information into decisions and actions (both present and future) and implement those actions. Where possible, modify to minimize likelihood/impact of particular risk type. Track risk indicators and mitigation actions. Anticipate increasing likelihood of particular risks. Detect (impending/actual) occurrence where possible. If a...

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What is the meaning of reliability and validity as used in the research process? Provide specific examples used at your workplace or in your personal life The meaning of reliability in the research process is the occurance of repeated information. For example, when cross referencing the results of a study, the results are reliable if the same or similar results are produced each time. The meaning of validity in the research process is the truth of the information. For example, when information is reliable because it is repeated the same way, the information can be determined as valid or...

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Performance Appraisal What is the purpose of performance appraisals? What are the strengths and weaknesses of the four major appraisal methods currently in use? What if an employee's work is not very quantifiable: how should a manager work to provide a fair appraisal? Answer Performance appraisals are formal reviews of a subordinate's work performance by a supervisor. They are preformed to identify strengths and weaknesses as well as to discuss areas of improvement. "The process of appraising employee performance can be both time-consuming and stressful. These difficulties are...

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Consider the product of sports water bottles. Who would be your target market? What are their characteristics? Outside of the target market, who else would buy the product? What are the characteristics of these potential customers? Who would be your target market? For the Sports water bottles, I would target the sports Fans that are crazy about different teams. If the fan purchases the water bottles then this would give the one manufacturing the bottles a very nice profit. According to Spinelli, & Timmons (2007, p. 369) "The Timmons Model first looks at opportunity assessment, which...

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Under what circumstances is it legal, advisable, or ethical to engage in the following practices: o Require preoffer medical examinations of some applicants and not others o Require post-offer, preemployment medical examinations of some applicants and not others o Retain information generated by medical and preemployment testing in each applicant's general personnel file Require pre-offer medical examinations of some applicants and not others This should be offered to each candidate, the only exception that I could think of would be if a candidate had a bill of clean health...

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BUS 600 DQ In a 250-300 word response, describe a conflict situation you have experienced in the workplace. Explain the impact that the communication process played in resolving or escalating the conflict? What was the resolution? If positive, how could you incorporate that conflict resolution style in your communications? If a negative result, what recommendation could you make to improve the communication process Use references to support your findings. Conflict is a natural and normal part of every individual personal and professional life. But if these conflicts are not resolved...

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Prepare a 500-750 word written response to the following: In January 2010, Salem Corporation, purchased 350,000 of new MACRS 5-year property in the US. This equipment was placed in service May 1, 2010. Salem wants to take as much depreciation in 2010 as possible. Calculate the depreciation for 2010. If Salem had been located in a qualified enterprise zone, what would be the depreciation amount? Explain the depreciation method you used. In addition, include the tax benefits (savings) for the first year and the present value of the total tax benefits for the entire 5-year period....

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Word limit is 1000 words, plus appendix. Make sure you address a few selected issues that were highlighted during the presentations. Usually, these would fall into the following categories: 1. Applying a scenario analysis/ what-if analysis to one of the models presented to show the outcomes of a significant change in network structure or network assumptions, 2. Discussing in detail, one or two suggested qualitative recommendations and substantiating these with good references/data from google searches or other sources (nmake sure these recommendations are linked with model...

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Distinguish between current and accumulated earnings and profits. Why is it important to make this distinction? Accumulated earnings are excessive earnings that have accumulated, where current earnings are earnings that are not currently needed for business purposes and have the potential of being accumulated. The reading material also notes the 15% maximum tax rate on dividends that reduces the negative affect of double taxation. That way, current and accumulated earnings cannot be over taxed. Earnings must be divided between these two categories so they are not combined and the...

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Why does an auditor examine travel and entertainment expenses? What would poor controls regarding executive reimbursements say about the "tone at the top" for purposes of evaluating and reporting on internal controls? The auditor should examine travel and entertainment expenses because this is an important area and employees especially the mangers and excutives easily abuse it. If excessive amounts are spent, or any amounts are spent without a legitimate business purpose, it must be rectified. Additionally, most companies have strict policies on this, and adherence to them must be...

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Week 4 - Summary Please post your Weekly Summary here. It needs to be a summary of what you learned, liked or disliked etc. Needs to be in your own words in order to earn points. Response #1 In this week I learned about the reporting requirements for contingencies, debt restructuring, fair value measurement of derivatives and hedging activities. In addition, I learned about the impairment of a patent and how that would be accounted for in the financial statements if a client lost an impending lawsuit. Of particular importance to note, is the fact that even if the client loses the...

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Week 3 DQ 1: Due Tuesday, May 12, 2009 Subject line:Your Name Week 3 DQ 1 Please post your response by replying to this thread. Discussion Question 1 Is it best to adjust instruction to teach in accordance with individual learning styles, or should students experience and be encouraged to participate in activities that require learning styles other than those they naturally prefer? In other words, if a child's preferred learning style is visual and field independent (prefers to work alone), should all instruction be based on visual, independent activities, or should the...

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A+Solutions Discussion 1: Web Application Attacks Visit the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) Web site to research Web application attacks (:Attack) Choose one specific type of Web application attack, e.g. brute force, command execution, csrf, file inclusion, SQL Injection (blind), upload, and XSS stored. Research the attack using information from OWASP and *other* resources (e.g. textbooks, articles, and other Web sites) Write a plain English summary of what is attacked and how the attack works (write a description of it). Is your selected attack an attack against...

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Select an organization with which you are familiar. If you were a consultant for this organization, how would you identify the internal and external stakeholders? How does stakeholder identification affect communication? Provide an example of how a similar message might be communicated to two different stakeholders. ANSWER: There are several methods by which we can identify the internal and external stakeholders. Before explaining the factors affecting communication with a stakeholder we must understand the difference between internal stakeholder and external stakeholder. Internal...

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Managing End User SystemsIT284 University of Phoenix Managing End User Systems If an end user loses data because the computer crashed, and they did not back up their files, it is the fault of the support specialist to a point. According to Beisse(2012), "In addition to system installations, support specialists often haveresponsibility for ongoing user site management tasks including mediabackup?" (Chapter9). This provides sound evidence to support the fact that if a technician did not show an end user how to backup their data, that it is their fault. Many computer systems and...

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(II-30 1). Consider the game with matrix (a) Note that this game has a saddle point. (b) Show that the inverse of the matrix exists. (c) Show that II has an optimal strategy giving positive weight to each of his columns. (d) Why then, don't equations (16) give an optimal strategy for II? Consider the diagonal matrix game with matrix (18). (a) Suppose one of the diagonal terms is zero. What is the value of the game? (b) Suppose one of the diagonal terms is positive and another is negative. What is the value of the game? (c) Suppose all diagonal terms are negative. What is the...

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Many people say that Microsoft has a near monopoly in the operating system market, but argue that consumers are better off than if there were many competing operating systems. Why might they make such a claim? Sol: The Microsoft control is self-evident, if the Justice Section's lawyers are to be supposed. In the grievance filed in contradiction of Microsoft in the U.S. Region Court of the Area of Columbia on May 18, 1998, the Fairness Department declares clearly that "Microsoft owns (and for numerous years has controlled) control power in the marketplace for individual computer...

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix NUR 531 Week 6 Team Debate Influencing the Future of Nursing and Health Care Changing Roles for Nurses Hold a class vote to determine if the bill should be approved once all information has been presented. Use the power of persuasion and be thoroughly convincing for both the pro and con side, representing a real congressional debate. Include interpretation and development of policies and identify stakeholders such as HMOs, pharmaceutical companies, small and large businesses, Leapfrog, AARP, the American Association of Health Plans, and...

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1)What are the critical z-values for a two-tailed hypothesis test if the significant level ? A. B. C. D. 2)If the decision is to reject the null hypothesis of no difference between two population parameters, z distribution at the .01 significant level, what is the correct statement of the alternate hypothesis and rejection region? A.1 ? 2 ; z and z negative B.1 2; z C.1 2; z negative D.1 ? 2 ; z and z negative 3)The statement that determines if the null hypothesis is rejected or not is called the A.decision...

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1)The normally distributed AAA battery life is stated to be 350 days when used in a clock radio. The Big Charge Battery Company has recently modified the AAA batteries so as to extent their life. The owner of the company wanted to know if the improved batteries really did last significantly longer. A sample of 100 of the improved batteries was tested. It was discovered that the mean life was 362 days and the sample standard deviation was 10 days. The research department decided to conduct the test at the level of significance whether the modification actually increased the life of the AAA...

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ACCT 212 Week 1 DQ 1 Financial Statements ACCT 212 Financial Accounting - DeVry Course Tutorial Top of Form Week 1: Introduction to Financial Statements - Discussion Financial Statements (graded) Class, One key concept for week 1 is that financial statements are comprised of 4 statements: 1) Income Statement, 2) Balance Sheet, 3) Cash Flows Statement, and 4) Statement of Retained Earnings. External users of financial statements, such as investors or banks, review the financial statements to perform analysis on the company. For example, to determine if s/he wants to...

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ECO 365 Week 2 DQ 1 What is average productivity? What is marginal productivity? Explain the relationship between marginal and average productivity. What would happen to marginal and average productivity if a technological innovation is introduced to the production process?

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Grading Summary These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: 12/9/2012 Time Spent: 1 h , 15 min , 44 secs Points Received: 28 / 40 (70%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # Correct: Short 6 N/A Grade Details - All Questions 1. Question : (TCO 7) Elliot's Escargots sells commercial and home snail extraction tools and serving pieces. Currently, the snail extraction line of products takes up approximately 50 percent of the company's retail...

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Grading Summary These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: Time Spent: Points Received: 40 / 40 (100%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # Correct: Short 6 N/A Grade Details - All Questions 1. Question : (TCO 7) Elliot's Escargots sells commercial and home snail extraction tools and serving pieces. Currently, the snail extraction line of products takes up approximately 50 percent of the company's retail floor space. The CEO of...

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Enterprise Disaster Recovery Plan Event Type: Enter the event type, e.g. fire, earthquake, etc. Written By: Enter your name here Disaster Recovery Plan Date: [] Unit: [Los Angeles] General Information The following person is our primary crisis manager. If the person is unable to manage the crisis, the person below will succeed in management. Lewis Jackson Robert Hills Primary emergency contact Secondary emergency contact Manager Assistant Telephone number Telephone number 343-536-787 567-234-666 Alternative number Alternative...

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American University in Bulgaria BUS 330: Corporate Finance I FALL 2012, AUBG MIDTERM EXAM 1 Name: ___________________________________ ID _________ Version 1 Solution Guide INSTRUCTIONS: 1. You have 75 minutes to complete the exam. 2. The exam is worth a total of 100 points. 3. You may use a calculator and scratch paper sheets. You must hand in the sheets with your exam (put your name on it). 4. Allocate your time wisely. Use the number of points assigned to each problem as your guide. 5. In order to get full credit on the problems, you must show ALL your...

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Final Paper Bus 670: Legal Environment Robert Tocker September 23, 2013 Final Paper There are many legal and ethical issues that we face in the world today. Legal and ethical problems are common in today's workplace. Businesses are the ones who are hit hard by these issues and need to find ways to identify them while also doing what they can to prevent any loss of business. Many organizations these days seem to be so cutthroat and only concerned with the bottom line and the revenue that they generate, regardless of whom they may step on, or what ethical violations may occur...

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Note: responses to classmates are in different colors; original answer is in black How would you determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods? I would determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods by first conducting a pre and post environmental scan. I would conduct an internal environmental scan and an external environmental scan. In order to effectively conduct an internal environmental scan, I would conduct a SWOT analysis in order to identify Kudler's strengths,...

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TEST #5 Grading Summary These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: 6/2/2011 Time Spent: 26 min , 53 secs Points Received: 40 / 40 (100%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # Correct: True/False 10 10 Multiple Choice 10 10 Grade Details 1. Question : Which of the following is not an integer linear programming problem? Student Answer: pure integer mixed integer 0-1integer continuous Points...

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Two-Variable Inequality name MAT 221: Introduction to Algebra Linda Seeger Date Two-Variable Inequality An inequality is an equation that can be used to determine if something is equal to, less than or greater than something else. By using inequalities we can figure out the relative size of two values and judge based on the inequality if they are big or small or there is too much or not enough of a given object. For instance, if a bakery receives an order where the customer wants to receive cupcakes and cakes, the baker would use a specific amount of flour for each cake and...

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POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PSTD) Name: Course: College: Tutor: Date: It is a severe condition that may come if a person is exposed to several traumatic events such as serious physical injury, sexual assault, emotional conflict or even threat of death. It can be described to as a type of an anxiety disorder that occurs when persons are undergoing through difficult and extreme traumatizing emotions. The past emotional traumatic events usually increase the risk of PTSD if one experiences ant recent traumatic event. PTSD changes how the body responds to various stimuli surrounding...

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Conflict In a 250-300 word response, describe a conflict situation you have experienced in the workplace. Explain the impact that the communication process played in resolving or escalating the conflict? What was the resolution? If positive, how could you incorporate that conflict resolution style in your communications? If a negative result, what recommendation could you make to improve the communication process Use references to support your findings. Respond to at least two of your fellow students' posts with some suggestions or ideas of your own. Conflict in the workplace is...

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What are the current methods of execution used here in the United States.? Are these methods, in your opinion, cruel and unusual punishment as prohibited under the 8th Amendment? The current methods of execution in the United States are mainly lethal injection and execution. In my opinion are these methods, cruel and unusual punishments as prohibited under the 8th Amendment? No, I don't think so. In my opinion I feel that they are in fact, not enough. I am not one for hurting people unintentionally, but I am for punishment that fights crimes. If a person has willingly chosen to hurt an...

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What is the meaning of reliability and validity as used in the research process? Provide specific examples used at your workplace or in your personal life The meaning of reliability in the research process is the occurance of repeated information. For example, when cross referencing the results of a study, the results are reliable if the same or similar results are produced each time. The meaning of validity in the research process is the truth of the information. For example, when information is reliable because it is repeated the same way, the information can be determined as valid or...

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What are some critical issues relating to the selection of children's literature in the classroom? As a teacher it will be important to research and know what kinds of books you are offering to your students. The books must be age appropriate and not be too difficult or un-relatable. Books can help serve many purposes but if a teacher chooses the wrong books it can have the opposite reaction and create issues. Students must be able to connect with the books as well as be able to be mature enough for the content that is presented in the book. Also, it will be valuable if the students were...

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Note: responses to classmates are in different colors; original answer is in black How would you determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods? I would determine if a strategy has created value and sustained competitive advantage for Kudler Fine Foods by first conducting a pre and post environmental scan. I would conduct an internal environmental scan and an external environmental scan. In order to effectively conduct an internal environmental scan, I would conduct a SWOT analysis in order to identify Kudler's strengths,...

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ACC 291 week 3 DQ 2 Why is preferred stock referred to as preferred? What are some of the features added to preferred stock that make it more attractive to investors? Would you select preferred stock or common stock as an investment? Why? Providestock details fromyour AnnualReport. Preferred stocks are "preferred" because they have preference over common stock to receive dividends and company assets if the business is liquidated. If a company does not have enough cash to pay dividends to both the preferred shares and the common shares, the preferred shareholders must...

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ACCT 346 Final Exam (Version 1) --------------------------------------------------------------------- Page 1 Question (TCO 4) Assumptions underlying cost-volume-profit analysis include all of the following,..: (Points : 5) Question (TCO 6) Which of the following is true about activity-based costing? (Points : 5) Question (TCO 2) In a traditional job order cost system, the issue of direct materials to a production...: (Points : 5) Question (TCO 5) A cost driver is defined as: (Points : 5) Question (TCO 8) Wood Co. has considerable excess manufacturing capacity. A special job order's...

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ACC 300 Discussion Question 3 Why are adjusting journal entries necessary? What would be the effect if a corporation failed to journalize and post adjusting entries?

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ACC 455 Week 5, Discussion Question 2 What is an inadvertent termination of an S election? How does an S corporation and its shareholders rectify an inadvertent termination? What could happen if a company fails to rectify the termination?

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Assignments2 solutions: Due by Midnight Sunday June 16th, 2013 (drop box of week 2) (Chapters 4, 5, and 6) Total 125 points. True/False (2 points each) Chapter 4 1. If events A and B are independent and A is not an impossible event, then P(A/B) is not equal to zero. TRUE In fact P(A/B) equals P(A) if A and B are independent, which is not zero unless A is an impossible event. 2. If events A and B are mutually exclusive, then P(A/B) is equal to This is obvious from the definition of mutually exclusive events. If B occurs then A cannot occur at the same time. Therefore P(A/B) ...

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Complete the following: Part A In Part A, you really getting to know a set of data and allows you the opportunity to perform statistical tests and then interpret the output. You will rely on all you have learned to this point and add correlation and regression strategies to your tool kit. Using the data set: ; you will focus on the variables related to Extroversion and Agreeableness (student and lecturer). Exploratory Data Analysis. Perform Exploratory Data Analysis on all variables in the data set. Because you are going to focus on Extroversion and...

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Week 8 Homework 10 If an experiment is conducted with 5 conditions Week 8 Homework 10. If an experiment is conducted with 5 conditions and 6 subjects in each condition, what are dfn and dfe? 17. The following data are from a hypothetical study on the effects of age and timeon scores on a test of reading comprehension. Compute the analysis of variancesummary table. Treatment Effects of a Drug on Cognitive Functioning in Children with Mental Retardation and ADHD for questions 28 and 29 OVERVIEW This study investigated the cognitive effects of stimulant medication...

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To study the growth of a population mathematically, we use the concept of exponential models. Generally speaking, if we want to predict the increase in the population at a certain period in time, we start by considering the current population and apply an assumed annual growth rate. For example, if the U.S. population in 2008 was 301 million and the annual growth rate was 0.9%, what would be the population in the year 2050? To solve this problem, we would use the following formula: P(1 r)n In this formula, P represents the initial population we are considering, r represents the...

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Unit 8 Assignment Organized Behaviour- PROScout Marketing Often employees must work in various teams on a multitude of projects or initiatives. In order to work successfully, employees must actively listen to other team members to solve what are often unstructured problems with integrity. In this Assignment you will test your active listening skills and your ability to analyze and synthesize information, and recommend a course of action. All of these skills are critical in today's workplace and are prized by employers. 1. Read the background information. The Company:PROScout...

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A+ Solutions MGT-420 Module 3 DQ 1 Organization Behavior and Management - Individual Behavior and Motivation If you, as a manager, had to help change an employees behavior to make him or her more productive, what course of action would you take? How might you use both positive and negative reinforcement?

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ACCT 504 Accounting and Finance, Managerial Use and Analysis Midterm and Final Exam (14 Sets) Week 4 Midterm Exam Set 1 (TCOs A, B, and C) Which of the following statements concerning users of accounting information is incorrect? (TCO C) Paying back long-term debt is an example of a(n) (TCO A) Resources owned by a business are referred to as (TCO A) On a classified balance sheet, prepaid expenses are classified as (TCO B) For 2012, LBJ Corporation reported net income of $40,000; net sales $1,400,000; and weighted average shares outstanding of 10,000. There were no preferred stock...

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ACCT 346 All Course Project,Quiz,Midterm & Final Exam Course Project Part 1-6 ACCT 346 Week 1 Course Project Part 1 ACCT 346 Week 2 Course Project Part 2 ACCT 346 Week 3 Course Project Part 3 ACCT 346 Week 5 Course Project Part 4 ACCT 346 Week 6 Course Project Part 5 ACCT 346 Week 7 Course Project Part 6 ACCT 346 Quiz ACCT 346 Week 3 Quiz - Solution 1 (9 Short Questions and MCQ's) ACCT 346 Week 3 Quiz - Solution 2 (9 Short Questions and MCQ's) ACCT 346 Midterm Exam 1. (TCO 4) Which of the following will have no effect on the break-even point in units? (Points :...

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_A+ Graded Solutions [100% Correct]_ ####**HLT 362 Module 4 Exercise 36 Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)** 1. The researchers found a significant difference between the two groups (control and treatment) for change in mobility of the women with osteoarthritis (OA) over 12 weeks with the results of F(1, 22) , p . Discuss each aspect of these results. 2. State the null hypothesis for the Baird and Sands (2004) study that focuses on the effect of the GI with PMR treatment on patients mobility level. Should the null hypothesis be rejected for the difference between the two groups in change in...

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1. Let X ? uniform (0, ?) and consider testing H0: ? 1 vs. H1: ? 1. We take one observation, X, from this distribution and reject H0 if X 0.9. (a) Find ?, the type I error probability. (b) Suppose that ? 1.1. Find ?, the type II error probability. 2. Let X1,..., Xn ?N(?, 4). To test H0: ?10 vs H0: ?10 we take a random sample of size n 16 and reject the null hypothesis if 14. (a) Find ?, the type I error probability. (b) Suppose that ? 11. Find ?, the type II error probability. 3. A soft-drink machine at a steak house is regulated so that the amount of drink dispensed...

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Name: Course: College: Tutor: Date: Business Plan The writer has a great business idea but the business model is not viable. The writer does not explain the uniqueness of the business that will make it stand out from the rest. On evaluating market feasibility one looks at the industry and economic situations at present, the development potential and the level of rivalry. The initial phase towards figuring out if a business idea will be practical is to do a thorough market research. One needs to determine if there is demand for your business, and whether this is enormous enough to make...

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Name of Instructor Name of Student Course Code Course Title Date of Submission In the medical field the patient has the right to enjoy the principles of ethical values such as autonomy, beneficence and justice. The patient has the right to seek for treatment when necessary and reject if she or he feels that the treatment does not add value to his or her life .In clinical situations, physician respect a patient's autonomy, where the patient is allowed the freedom of choice regarding treatment, such as in deciding whether he/she wishes to be intubated during an exacerbation of...

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, The Impact of Prejudice, Stereotype, and Discrimination Name Course Name PSY 301 Instructor Name Date Racial prejudices have changed over the past several years; interracial dating and marriage are considered morally wrong to some groups. The pressure put on interracial couples by society can be difficult and if a child is involved the racism can be escalated. The...

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Quantitative and Qualitative Research Dee Hayes, Martin Donald Dr. Hurel Johnson March 9,2015 Abstract The purpose of this analysis is to identify the benefits and drawbacks of qualitative and quantitative research. Businesses commonly use both strategies individually and collectively to establish which method will be most effective. Understanding which research method is most appropriate or if a combination of mixed methodology is needed is the first step to any business problem. This analysis will explain the importance of qualitative and quantitative research...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**BUS 311 Week 5 Final Paper - You are the manager of Acme Fireworks** Focus of the Final Paper You are the manager of Acme Fireworks, a fireworks retailer who sells fireworks, puts on ground display fireworks, and large aerial display fireworks. The company started in the owner’s garage two years ago and now has 15 employees that you manage. The company started as a sole proprietorship, and the owner has never changed the entity. The owner has informed you that the company has received inquiries from several large businesses wondering if the company could...

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Week 1 DQ 1 Why Productivity Matters It is sometimes easy to overlook the importance of productivity. National figures are often reported in the media. They may seem to be ho-hum; theres nothing glamorous about them to get our attention. But make no mistake; they are key economic indicatorsbarometer, if you will, that affect everybody. How? High productivity and high standard of living go hand-in-hand. If a country becomes more service-based, as the United States has become, some (but not all) high-productivity manufacturing jobs are replaced by lower-productivity service jobs. That makes...

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Compare and contrast the process of adding JavaScript and a Cascading Style Sheet to a Website. Determine if they can be used simultaneously in a page. If so, explain which of the two takes precedence over the other. ,. Analyze some of the limitations a Web designer should be aware of before adding JavaScript to a Website. Determine if these limitations outweigh the benefits of using JavaScript. Explain your decision. From the second e-Activity, identify a company (bank, car wash, travel agency, nonprofit, restaurant, etc.). Keeping...

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Introduction Interview is one of the processes that organizations use to accept clients into working with them. There are different kinds of interview, but in relation to this paper much focus will be based on motivational interview. Motivational interview is a kind of interview that can be used to solve the ambivalence that seems to perturb the clients. For instance, if a client lives in an area where he/she is different from others from the perspectives of gender, race, religion, parental status among others there could be disagreements arising occasionally and therefore as counselor,...

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_A+ Grade Solutions_ ####**FINANCE 504 Review Session** 3. A bond with a face value of $1,000 matures in 5 years. The bond has an 10% annual coupon and a yield to maturity of 12%. If market interest rates remain at 12%: a. what will be the price of the bond one year later? b. what is the current yield? c. what is the capital gain yield? 7. Aed corporation has fixed cost of $100,000 and variable cost that are 70% of the current sales price of $20. Pavell sells 30,000 units at this price. Aed can increase sales by 10,000 units by cutting its unit price to $15, but variable cost per unit...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**ACC305 – Auditing and Professional Practice** Introduction Thomas Smith, a senior accountant with Dalen & Jay, CPAs, has recently been assigned as in charge auditor of Mathra Tool, Inc. (MTI), a long time audit client of his firm. MTI is owned by George Mathra, an experienced machinist. George established the business over 20 years ago, and it has grown into a $10 million-a-year business, with an excellent reputation for high quality machined parts. MTI has clients in the automobile sector and the health care sector and has recently begun producing parts for...

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A+ Grade Solution ENG 106 Module 2 DQ 1 Topic: Definitional, Categorical, and Resemblance Arguments: Invention and Research After reading Christian Longo’s essay in Chapter 14, please consider the following: A potential definition argument centers on whether a prisoner can voluntarily donate organs. Prisoners and human rights advocates might disagree about what voluntary donation means: Is organ donation voluntary if prisoners receive the same counseling as donors outside of the prison system, or is it only voluntary if a person is not facing death (in this case, not on death row)?...

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Patterns of Wealth and Poverty Throughout history there have always been those who have it, and those that dont. Yet how do we distinguish between the two groups? There has been a number of ways thought up, such as if a families total earnings are sufficient to obtain the minimum necessitys to live without extra spending. Another theory is that instead of defining the poor as those who income is too low, they are poor if their incomes are considered too far removed from the rest of the society in which they live. But many believe that poverty refers to a variety of conditions involving...

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New Health Law Reform 6304 3-2 Explain the Individual Mandate included in the Patient Protection and ACA and include the tax penalties that will be imposed if a person or a family does not obtain qualifying health coverage. Determine who will qualify and what premium and cost-sharing subsidies will be available to individuals. Research the income levels of individuals in the state of Florid by reviewing information available on the website . How do you think the Individual Mandate will affect the citizens and legal residents in Florida? If you were required to make one policy change or...

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HLT 362 Statistics Complete Course HLT 362V Week 1 Discussions Questions How could graphics and/or statistics be used to misrepresent data? Where have you seen this done? What are the characteristics of a population for which a mean/median/mode would be appropriate? HLT 362V Week 2 Discussions Questions Explain the importance of random sampling. What problems/limitations could prevent a truly random sampling and how can they be prevented? How large would your population have to be for a sample to be appropriate (i.e., rather than measuring the whole population)? HLT 362V Week...

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Question 1 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points Technological progress occurs when the economy gets more output Correct A. without any more capital or labor. B. by using more capital per worker. C. by using more capital but not more workers. D. by using more labor but not more capital. Question 2 of 10 10.0/ 10.0 Points If a firm increases its use of capital while holding constant the number of workers employed, the firm is said to experience A. capital augmentation. B. investment deepening. C. labor intensity. D. capital deepening. Question 3 of 10...

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Children Need to Play Summary/Response We will be working on this assignment for the next three units. In this unit, we will focus on the summary. In Unit 9, we will focus on the strong response. Unit 10 is designed to provide time for revision. The paper will be due at the end of Unit #10. Purpose: Most of us use critical reading strategies everyday to effectively process all of the information we are consistently bombarded with. This assignment allows you continue to explore ideas of reading and writing rhetorically, as you will use different strategies to write your summary and...

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Categorize each of the following activities as to which management responsibility it fulfills: planning, directing, or controlling. Some activities may fulfill more than one responsibility. (Leave unused cells blank.) a. Management conducts variance analysis by comparing budget to actual. **Responsibility: Controlling** b. Management uses information on product costs to determine sales prices. **Responsibility: Directing** c. Management decides to increase sales growth by 10% next year. **Responsibility: Planning** d. To lower product costs, management moves production to...

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Simplify the algebraic expression 5xy - 3yz - 5xz + yz - 4xz + 7xy and evaluate it for x = 10, y = -4, z = -6. Identify the variables, constants, and coefficients in the simplified expression.   Simplify the algebraic expression 6z + 1 + 4x2 - 3y3 + 7x - 8y2 + 2x2 - x + 5z - 17 and evaluate it for x = -2, y = -3, z = -5. Identify the variables, constants, and coefficients in the simplified expression. **Translate the following problems into algebraic equations.  It is not required that you solve the equations; simply translate them.  Identify the variables, constants,...

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PHL 443 Complete Course Week 1 DQs How do machine metaphors relate to our understanding of reality, concepts of knowledge, and values? What are mental phenomena? Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions. What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 9   1. Bankston Corporation forecasts that if all of its existing financial policies are followed, its proposed capital budget would be so large that it would have to issue new common stock. Since new stock has a higher cost than retained earnings, Bankston would like to avoid issuing new stock. Which of the following actions would REDUCE its need to issue new common stock? a. Increase the dividend payout ratio for the upcoming year. b. Increase the percentage of debt in the target capital structure. c. Increase the proposed capital budget. d. Reduce the...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 15   1. Which of the following statements best describes the optimal capital structure? a. The optimal capital structure is the mix of debt, equity, and preferred stock that maximizes the companys earnings per share (EPS). b. The optimal capital structure is the mix of debt, equity, and preferred stock that maximizes the companys stock price. c. The optimal capital structure is the mix of debt, equity, and preferred stock that minimizes the companys cost of equity. d. The optimal capital structure is the mix of debt, equity, and preferred stock that...

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3. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. When firms are deciding on the size of stock splitssay whether to declare a 2-for-1 split or a 3-for-1 split, it is best to declare the smaller one, in this case the 2-for-1 split, because then the after-split price will be higher than if the 3-for-1 split had been used. b. Back before the SEC was created in the 1930s, companies would declare reverse splits in order to boost their stock prices. However, this was determined to be a deceptive practice, and it is illegal today. c. Stock splits create more administrative problems for...

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**FIN 534 Quiz 8**   Question 1 In the real world, dividends   Question 2 Which of the following should not influence a firms dividend policy decision?   Question 3 If a firm adheres strictly to the residual dividend policy, the issuance of new common stock would suggest that   Question 4 Which of the following statements is correct?   Question 5 Which of the following statements is correct?   Question 6 If a firm adheres strictly to the residual dividend policy, then if its optimal capital budget requires the use of all earnings for a given year (along with new debt...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation Week 5 DQs** What is a liquidating distribution? What is a nonliquidating distribution? Provide an example of each. What is an inadvertent termination of an S election? How does an S corporation and its shareholders rectify an inadvertent termination? What could happen if a company fails to rectify the termination? A C corporation has incurred substantial losses and the owners have decided to close the business. What considerations should the owners make in this termination? Should they consider making an S election and then later, terminating the S...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Tax Return Position Paper Suppose you have a concern about taking a particular position on a tax return. **Write** a 700- to 1,050-word paper that discusses the following: What are the primary sources of tax law? What are the secondary sources of tax law? What is substantial authority? What is the role of the courts and the Internal Revenue Service in interpreting and applying the sources of tax law? **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** What business entities...

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BUS 405 Week 4 DQ2 Complete Problem 10 from the Questions and Problems section of Chapter 12: A stock has a beta of .9 and an expected return of 9 percent. A risk-free asset currently earns 4 percent. a. What is the expected return on a portfolio that is equally invested in the two assets? b. If a portfolio of the two assets has a beta of .5, what are the portfolio weights? c. If a portfolio of the two assets has an expected return of 8 percent, what is its beta? d. If a portfolio of the two assets has a beta of 1.80, what are the portfolio weights? How do you interpret the...

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Ozark Bottled Water Products, Inc., hired a marketing consulting firm to perform a test marketing of its new brand of spring water called Liquid Ozarka.  The marketing experts selected 15 small and medium-sized towns in Arkansan and Missouri for a one-month-long sales test.  For one month, Liquid Ozarka was sold at a variety of prices ranging from $3 per gallon to $4 per gallon.  Specifically, in three of the markets, price was set by the marketing experts at $3 per gallon.  In three more markets, price was set at $3.25 per gallon, and so non.  The prices charged in each market (P)...

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Answers for the following questions: Exponential and Logarithmic functions; Solving polynomials 1. Which of the following is equal to log_6?(t+1)?-log_6?(t^2-1)? 2. Why do we use the Intermediate Value and Bisection Theorems to find only the irrational roots of polynomials? 3. If 2-i is a root of 3x^3-11x^2+11x+5, then what are its other roots? 4. On which interval does the Intermediate Value Theorem guarantee that the polynomial x^4+7x^2-9x-1 has a root? 5. Which of the following is the conclusion you can draw using Descartes Rule of Signs applied to...

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A+ SOLUTIONS FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS Trigonometry Unit Summatives Trigonometry Unit Assignment The following questions are to be answered with full solutions. Be sure to focus on proper mathematical form, including: Summative: Trigonometry Unit Assignment 1.Solve the following equations, to the nearest degree if needed, for 0 ? x ? 360. (14 marks) a.sin2x = b.cos2x = - cosx c.6sin2x - 11sinx + 4 = 0 d.3cos2x - 2cosx - 1 = 0 2.Solve the following equations (exactly for special angles, to 2 decimal places otherwise) for 0 ? x ? 2?. (10 marks) a.cos2x - =...

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS Operations on Functions Mid-Unit Assignment Operations on Functions Mid-unit Assignment 1.Determine if each function is even, odd or neither. Show all work and include an explanation of any symmetry that exists. (7 marks) a.y = x4 + 4x2 b.y = 3x3 - x - 3 c.y = x5 - x3 + x d.y = 3 2.In the graph below, f(x) is the parabola and g(x) is the straight line. Sketch a graph of f + g and f g. Put both on the same axes. (It is not necessary to copy the original f and g.) (6 marks) 3.Find the sum and difference functions f + g and f g for...

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Find the determinants in Exercises 5–10 by row reduction to echelon form. \begin{vmatrix} 1 & 3 & 2 & -4 \\\\ 0 & 1 & 2 & -5 \\\\ 2 & 7 & 6 & -3 \\\\ -3 & -10 & -7 & 2 \end{vmatrix}

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1 . Which of the following terms describes the fallacy of trying to sidetrack someone by bringing up a related but irrelevant topic? A. Appeal to popularity B. Bandwagon C. Smoke screen D. Common practice 2 . Which of the following terms describes a fallacy that encourages the acceptance of a claim on the grounds that it is already accepted by some substantial number of others? A. Two wrongs make a right B. Appeal to popularity C. Wishful thinking D. Scapegoating 3 . Which of the following terms is used for a fallacy that tries to justify an action on the grounds that it is...

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If you have read the book or seen the movie, "The Help" you can see a lot of what life was like before and during the Civil Rights Movement. Where do you see racial and ethnic equality today? (Ex., Try to imagine yourself on an airplane with a group of five or six young Middle Eastern men.) Do you think racism is as abundant today as 50-75 years ago? SAMPLE: Racism has remained a large issue in our country for many generations for many ethnic minority groups whether it be African Americans, Hispanics, or smaller ethnic groups. While the racial issues which existed 50 years ago were...

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**A++ Work, solved by a real tutor in Financial Management Question 1 Enacted by the Federal government in 2000, a prospective payment system for hospital outpatient services similar to DRGs, which reimburses a fixed amount for a bundled set of services is known as_____________ Question 2 The need to abide by government regulations, whether they be for the provision of care, billing, privacy, accounting standards, security, or the like is known as risk management. True False Question 3 Efforts that have been enacted by providers to control costs include: •Shifting to...

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FIN 534 - Homework Chapter 7 With the calculation too 1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. The constant growth model takes into consideration the capital gains investors expect to earn on a stock. b. Two firms with the same expected dividend and growth rates must also have the same stock price. c. It is appropriate to use the constant growth model to estimate a stock's value even if its growth rate is never expected to become constant. d. If a stock has a required rate of return rs 12%, and if its dividend is expected to grow at a constant rate...

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Bus 520 While being employed at Drexel University, I noticed that a few employees have decided to date other coworkers. The policy for Drexel public safety security officers, states that if a officer decides to date another officer then the two officer must notify the company (which is an at-will company),the account manager, and from there the company will decide if the two officers can still work the same shift or not ( (Bill Whitmore, 2010). In this case, a form, known as the Consensual Relationship Agreement has to be signed. According to Stetson University School of Law, a consensual...

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Bus 640 Substitution and income effect has a big role in today society. I will examine how substitution and income affects the gasoline prices. If a person spend 120 for gasoline each month, 4 weeks. Assuming that there has been a price increase of 100% during summer. The cost for gasoline in the next 3 months would be 240 per month if the drive of the sale would stay the same. For the entire summer, 12 weeks the gasoline price will be 720. The average cars usually get 30 miles per gallon of gasoline. During the summer months the cost of gasoline is per gallon compare to spring per...

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Bus 640 Substitution and income effect has a big role in today society. I will examine how substitution and income affects the gasoline prices. If a person spend 120 for gasoline each month, 4 weeks. Assuming that there has been a price increase of 100% during summer. The cost for gasoline in the next 3 months would be 240 per month if the drive of the sale would stay the same. For the entire summer, 12 weeks the gasoline price will be 720. The average cars usually get 30 miles per gallon of gasoline. During the summer months the cost of gasoline is per gallon compare to spring per...

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Develop a policy argument or claim that is definitive, designative, evaluative, and advocative, using one of these terms: (a) crime, (b) pollution, (c) terrorism, (d) quality of life, (e) global warming, (f) fiscal crisis, (g) human rights, and (h) unemployment. -Convert the argument in the first discussion into a policy debate by providing an objection and a rebuttal. Explain if and why the qualifier changed after introducing an objection and rebuttal. If the qualifier did not change, explain why it did not change. Introduction In the late twentieth century many citizens in...

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Business organization checkpoint Joint - stock company: A good example of this would be if a person, or many people build an enterprise and receive money back for it.People can invest in more than one company.Say I have put money into walmart through stocks, but I don't want to lose all of my money if it crashes so I would only put some money into the company and take rest of it and put it in Fred Meyer. Limited liability company: If I put my initial money into a company and it went bankrupt, I would lose the money I put in and nothing else. Partnership: A group of people with...

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Based on thearticle by Swinarksi et al (2010), how would you go about making sure that team members have the required skill sets for the specific project? Swarinski et al. surveyed college students attending a college and majoring in four different IT majors; Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, and MIS. According to the survey by Swarinski. et al., searching for an employee to fill the correct IT position is a careful process. The needs of the position must be carefully analyzed and then matched up properly to the potential employee with the proper...

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What is one way that a health care professional can protect himself/herself from liability? Anyone working in health care can become liable and exposed to a law suit if during the course of providing care to a patient the he or she becomes injured, disabled or died as a result of it. Health care professional have many options in terms of protecting themselves from liability. One such means of protection is to not engage in behavior that would put patient, co-workers, and others at risk. For example, if a Registered Nurse needs to give a patient a bath and the Nurse knows there are...

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The following paper will provide a sound argument in favor of the existence of God. By demonstrating that an Atheist world cannot account for the preconditions of the laws of logic an Atheist cannot even account for a rational debate concerning the existence of God. "The impossibility of the contrary", the best and only proof that the nesesary truth of the existence of God is his revelation of himself to us that makes it possible for us to use logic. This could be translated, using only nessesary truths, into the form of: L: (laws of logic) G: (God exists) ...

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ECO 550 Week 3 DQ Week 3 eActivity .-Use the Internet or the Strayer Library to research the current demand for a good or service of your choice. Collect information that will affect the demand for the good or service -From the e-Activity, develop a regression equation using the data you collected from your research. Use the regression equation to focus the demand for the product you chose for the next three periods. Assess what the results of the regression equation tells managers and how it is likely to impact decisions made related to maximizing profitability. -Imagine you...

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Many people do not like or trust single point estimates for things they need measured. Looking back at the data examples you have provided in the previous discussion questions on this issue, how might adding confidence intervals help managers accept the results better? Why? Ask a manger in your organization if they would prefer a single point estimate or a range for important measures, and why? Please share what they say. ANSWER The main issue with the single point estimate is that that give a point estimate. So we can get that the required estimate of the population parameter...

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EDU 450 Discipline and Management Different Yet Related The most important aspect of a teacher's classroom is how effectively they are able to conduct successfully management. A teacher can have the greatest, most engaging lessons planned, but if they cannot be in control of their classroom and students, most of their students will not be able to learn. The main points to examine on this topic are discipline and management and behavior and misbehavior. These pairs of words are similar, yet different, and all relate to being successful as a teacher. My initial thoughts on discipline,...

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Assignment I You are a data analyst with TeckWorld, a multinational company dealing in hardware and software products. The VP of the company has asked you to obtain forecasts of next year's inflation rate from 30 economists. Based on their forecasts you have calculated a confidence interval of 1.8 percent to 4.5 percent. The VP wants to know if you can narrow the confidence interval. If you can't narrow the confidence interval, specify at least two reasons and if you can narrow it, identify two methods that you can employ for the purpose. Explain how the methods would narrow the...

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Companies that move into a new country are often faced with a dilemma of adjusting to local practices or enforcing the company's standard practice. Not all companies and not all countries will come up with the same solution. -Initial post - research an international company that has faced such a dilemma. Document the dilemma and explain if they adjusted to local or used standard practices (yes, you have to take a stance!). Be sure to cite at least one internet reference for each company to help your peers respond. Ethical Dilemma Ethical Dilemma International business...

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Assignment 5.1 Case Analysis The Headaches of GlaxoWelcome As we have seen in Module 5, positioning and branding play an influential role in the success of global companies. In this assignment, you will explore the challenges faced by a large pharmaceutical company launching migraine medication in the United Kingdom and the U.S. markets. Procedure to the Student Companion Site for Global Marketing Management (text). the left, click on Web Cases and then click on Cases in the center of the screen to download the cases provided with the textbook in a WinZip file. (Note: If you...

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Media Strategy, including Digital and Direct Response as forms of advertising. This week we you will learn about television, radio and print media. If you were a media planner for a large Fortune 500 company (your choice) what would be your top three strategic considerations when developing a media schedule? Media Strategy Three Strategic Considerations in Media Scheduling Development Media schedule for business organizations is actually a plan or program that helps organizations to identify the significant use of media channels in an advertising campaign. It also specifies...

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Because the Federal Reserve is not constrained by a fixed exchange rate, it is free to set monetary policy without concerns about the effect on the value of the dollar. Based out of your own opinion, how would the Fed's actions during the 2007-2009 financial crisis have been contained if the exchange rate had been fixed Because the Federal Reserve is not constrained by a fixed exchange rate, it is free to set monetary policy without concerns about the effect on the value of the dollar. Based out of your own opinion, how would the Fed's actions during the 2007-2009 financial crisis...

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Bus 320: Quiz 1 Solutions White Version True/False Questions: Circle the correct response. (2 points each) 1. T F If a sole proprietorship fails, the owner may lose whatever was invested in the business, but the owner's personal assets are not at risk. 2. T F A company that has an increase in its return on assets, but no noticeable change in asset turnover, has most likely experienced an increase in financial ...

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A+ Solution E. Project Conduct a case study of the management of an operation at an actual company. You will interview an operations manager and study how he/she manages the operation. You will write a paper about what you learned, about your thoughts about the management of the operation, and contrast that management with what we discuss in class. Purpose The purpose of this project is for you to learn more directly how a real company and a real operations manager manages and improves some operation of interest to you. It also gives you the opportunity to speak with...

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A+ Solution Strayer University Imagine you are a manager at a major bottling company. Customers have begun to complain that the bottles of the brand of soda produced in your company contain less than the advertised sixteen (16) ounces of product. Your boss wants to solve the problem at hand and has asked you to investigate. You have your employees pull thirty (30) bottles off the line at random from all the shifts at the bottling plant. You ask your employees to measure the amount of soda there is in each bottle. Note: Use the data set provided by your instructor to complete this...

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ACC 281 Week 3 Individual Assignment Week 3 Individual Assignment University of Phoenix ACC 281 xxxxxx xxxx E9-3 The ledger of Hixson Company at the end of the current year shows Accounts Receivable 120,000, Sales 840,000, and Sales Returns and Allowances 30,000. Instructions (a)If Hixson uses the direct write-off method to account for uncollectible accounts, journalize the adjusting entry at December 31; assuming Hixson determines that Fell's 1,400 balance is uncollectible. Dec 31 Bad Debt Expense 1,400 Account Receivable (To record uncollectible balance fro...

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do you think causes phobias? Is it possible to cure phobias? Why or why not? I believe phobias mainly come from what we observe of others and their reactions to certain situations or objects. I believe if a person is taught or learns to fear certain things then this will follow that person. It began in earlier centuries as a way of (survival)staying out of harms way. If a child is warned of a certain danger this may become a fear. This fear will develop into a phobia. If a person has a bad experience, then a phobia may develop from that actual experience. I believe phobias can be...

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Psych 570 Week 6 Assignment 1 Part A, B, and C Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data fromStatistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. 1. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand...

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As stated virtually all health professionals need to be able to deal with occupational health challenges that they face. It doesn't matter whether he/she is an expert or a fresher in this field. All have to take the mandatory precautions. According to the given scenario she just started working in a laboratory as a technician and she mostly have deal with benzene so she must have to aware and take care of the harmful effects of benzene. Benzene is highly inflammable chemical so it has to be use very carefully. There are various potential exposures that may exist for the occupational...

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Audit Reports Evaluate the following question: "If a CPA firm completes a nonpublic company audit of Adam Company's financial statements following IACPA generally accepted auditing standards and is satisfied with the results of an audit, an unmodified report may be issued. On the other hand, if no audit is performed of the current year's financial statements, but the CPA firm has performed satisfactory audits in prior years, has confidence in the management of the company, and makes a quick review of the current year's financial statements, a qualified report may be issued." Do you...

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Name Class Date Professor The criminal justice system is designed to ensure that when members of society ignore the laws that have been established they are made to pay for their crime but also ensure that the citizen has an opportunity to prove they are not guilty. The laws are established when the majority of society deems a behavior to be wrong or immoral or the behavior results in victims. Laws are created to ensure a civilized society and to provide a remedy for citizens that break the law. In America polices will be enacted with by the state or the federal government....

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A+ Solutions HLT-362V Week 4 Workbook Exercise 36 Questions to be Graded Applied Statistics for Health Care Professionals - Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) Complete Exercise 36 in Statistics for Health Care Research: A Practical Workbook. In order to receive full credit on calculated answers, please show your work. (Use Word's equation editor, etc., and/or provides a short written description as to how you obtained the final result.) 1. The researchers found a significant difference between the two groups (control and treatment) for change in mobility of the women with...

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Assignment 2: Legal Problems Managing a Small Business Part II Read the scenario and the questions that follow. Note that this scenario is a continuation of the scenario from Week 3, Assignment 2. Identify the legal issue(s) and apply legal concepts and possible arguments for each question. Prepare a solution for each question using laws, cases, examples and/or other relevant materials. Identify potential ethical issues and propose a solution for each issue. Support your answers with information from the textbook and at least two outside scholarly sources. By Tuesday, October 1,...

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Audit Sampling Case Memo Name ACC/490 Date Instructor Name MEMORANDUM To: John Smith From: Audit Team A Date: December 4, 2011 Subject: Mt. Hood Furniture Audit Purpose This memo aims at testing the level of accuracy in the final inventory compilation of Mt. Hood Furniture. The objective is to obtain reasonable assurance that inventory assertion is presented fairly in all material respects as well as to determine the value of Mt. Hood Furniture inventory based on a sample rather than counting the entire population. Transcribing of the quantities to the...

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Film Viewer Opinion Paper Course Name: HUM/150 Date You're Name Film Viewer Film Viewer Opinion Paper HUM/150 Sitting down and watching movies are always a fun and relaxing part of life. There are films out there that are enjoyable and others that are not. Throughout this reading I will be sharing my personal opinions on what is enjoyable and un-enjoyable to me, and how I decide on which movie to watch. Something that is huge for me is organization in a movie. If it doesn't keep me interested and in line while watching I loose interest. There are many un-sequenced movies out...

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Social Organization-Divorce Kenyatta Jennings From my understanding, bride wealth would be considered trading livestock for a wife with the woman's family because livestock creates wealth within the pastoral and other societies. Marriage is a negotiation. Women are even put on lay away where the brides family is paid in installments and then she is sent to live with her husband after she is paid full in full. Marriages in the pastoral society are commonly stable because if the woman is unfaithful, the livestock must be returned to the grooms kin which is a difficult thing to do in due...

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Social Organization-Divorce Kenyatta Jennings From my understanding, bride wealth would be considered trading livestock for a wife with the woman's family because livestock creates wealth within the pastoral and other societies. Marriage is a negotiation. Women are even put on lay away where the brides family is paid in installments and then she is sent to live with her husband after she is paid full in full. Marriages in the pastoral society are commonly stable because if the woman is unfaithful, the livestock must be returned to the grooms kin which is a difficult thing to do in...

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If a young boy, upset over a lost bicycle, approaches two police officers during their dinner, what is the ethical thing to do? Should they immediately interrupt their dinner and search for the missing bicycle? Should they take a report to make the boy feel better, knowing they will not or cannot do anything about it? Should they tell the boy to go away because they have had a hard night and are looking forward to a hot meal? Does it make a difference if police officers are not paid for their dinner hour? I don't believe the officers should jump right up but I do believe that they...

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Learning Team A Final Review CJA/324 University of Phoenix Learning Team A For the final assignment for Learning Team A we were asked to respond to questions with our own opinions and thoughts. So Learning Team A did just that. Curtis Hay, Andrea Taylor, Larry Dunn, Richard Malcolm, and Josie Crotts all gave through and informative responses to the following questions. These answers are what we came up with as a team! Should all jurisdictions have a Good Samaritan law? What if the law includes a duty to rescue requiring an individual to help another if he or she is able? If...

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DQ 2 Analyze and evaluate whether unionized organizations reduce the level of conflict between management and labor, or exacerbate this conflict. Defend your case with appropriate examples. Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings Does a unionized organization reduce or exacerbate the level of conflict between management and labor? This is an excellent question, and it probably depends a lot on the relationship the union has with the employer and the way the employees perceive the employers participation, or lack of, in the process. If a union has a challenging...

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NR 361 Week 6 Discussions (NR 305 - RN Health Assessment - Chamberlain) NR 361 Week 6 DQ 1 Nursing Gains Visibility The repeated sound of an alarm can be annoying to the patient, family, and staff. This can lead to someone shutting off the alarm. Give an example of an ethical or legal issue that may arise if a patient has a poor outcome or sentinel event because an alarm was turned off. What do the data show about the value of alarms in general? Is alarm fatigue an issue? NR 361 Week 6 DQ 2 Alarms-What Do the Data Show The repeated sound of an alarm can be annoying to the...

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What are degrees of freedom? Illustrate with one new example. Degrees of freedom of the number of independant articles of information that go into a test parameter that can vary. The value of degrees of freedom represent how confident one is that the sample population is a accurate representation of the actual population. Here is an example from copied 6/14/2012 Degrees of Freedom example There is an explanation available of degrees of freedom if you are not sure. If a random sample of 16 light bulbs produced in a larger batch is selected and the mean of the sample is 1450 hours...

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Discussion Question(10 points) Week 1, DQ 1 Please post your response to the following discussion question byclicking on Reply: Is it possible to motivate a student to obtain an "A" grade if he orshe does not value an "A" grade more than a "C" grade? Why or why not? I do not think that you can motivate anyone to do anything that they do not want to. If a student does not value an A more than a C then they are not going to work for that better grade. If a student has received C's throughout his/her schooling and been praised for these grades then he/she has nothing to try...

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Week 2 - DQ 5 Do you believe that a healthy mind promotes a healthy body? Why or why not? Response #1 I believe that a healthy mind does promote a healthy body. The saying the healthy-sharp-mind, feeds the body in an acceptable manner and does not allow destructive habits or overindulgence. If one's mind is not healthy, like certain mental disorders such as Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, or even Depression can bring one's mind to a halt. I know if I feel depressed my mind is not healthy. After doing some additional reading, I found that the number one cause of stress is CVD. It...

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A new process for producing synthetic diamonds can be operated at a profitable level only if the average weight of the diamonds produced by the process is greater than 0.5 karat. To evaluate the profitability of the process, a sample of six diamonds was generated using this new process, with recorded weights .46, .61, .52, .48, .57, and .54 karat. Do the six measurements present sufficient evidence to indicate that the average weight of the diamonds produced by the new process is in excess of 0.5 karat? To answer this question conduct an appropriate test of hypothesis using the five step...

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A new process for producing synthetic diamonds can be operated at a profitable level only if the average weight of the diamonds produced by the process is greater than 0.5 karat. To evaluate the profitability of the process, a sample of six diamonds was generated using this new process, with recorded weights .46, .61, .52, .48, .57, and .54 karat. Do the six measurements present sufficient evidence to indicate that the average weight of the diamonds produced by the new process is in excess of 0.5 karat? To answer this question conduct an appropriate test of hypothesis using the five step...

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A+ Grade Solutions Week 3 Discussion Probability Testing Scenario: Imagine that a pharmaceutical company is testing a new medication to treat major depression in people whose symptoms have not been helped by existing medications. You are part of a panel of professionals who must decide if the drug should be considered safe for human trials. The null hypothesis is that the drug is considered to be safe. The alternative hypothesis is that the drug is considered to be unsafe. Post by Day 3 your response to the following three items related to the scenario: 1.Keeping in mind...

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MATH 533 Applied Managerial Statistics (Devry) Week 1 MATH 533 Week 1 Homework Problems (MyStatLab) MATH 533 Week 1 Discussion Week 2 MATH 533 Week 2 Discussion MATH 533 Week 2 Homework Problems (MyStatLab) Course Projects: Week 2 Course Project: AJ Davis Department Stores - Part A MATH 533 Week 2 Course Project - Part A (SALESCALL Inc.) MATH 533 Week 2 Course Project - Part A (SALESCALL Inc.) Week 3 MATH 533 Week 3 Homework Problems (MyStatLab) MATH 533 Week 3 Discussion Week 4 MATH 533 Week 4 Homework Problems...

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A software company sells a package that retails for 99. Quantity discounts are given according to the following table: QuantityDiscount 10-19 10% 20-49 20% 50-99 30% 100 or more 40% Write a program that asks the user to enter the number of packages purchased. The program should then display the amount of the discount (if any) and the total amount of the purchase after the discount. #include iostream using namespace std; int main () { int numUnitsSold; cout "Please enter an integer value for number of packages required : "; cin ...

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A+ Grade Answers ####**MGT 101 Principles of Management Review Assessment: Midterm Exam** Question 1 XYZ college wants to deliver quality education to prepare its students for both continuing education and the work environment. This is an example of a/an: Question 2 The fourth step in the strategy management process is: Question 3 Which of the following is NOT one of the five steps of strategy management? Question 4 In strategic planning, managers try to determine what their organization should do to be successful: Question 5 An SBU with a small...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 1. What are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? 2. Although there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? Week 1 DQ 2 For this discussion, you need to search the Internet to determine how information needs differ from culture to culture. For instance, the Japanese prefer a lot of detail and a friendly tone. They could be offended if a writer did not take this preference into consideration when writing a document for one of their companies. What cultural needs would a...

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Florida's Department of Citrus and a coalition of consumer groups have launched an attack on your company for "deceptive marketing" because your company markets its "SunShine" drink as fruit juice even though the drink contains less than five percent fruit juice. Marketing "SunShine" drink as a fruit juice leads parents to believe that they are purchasing a healthy juice for their children. What ethical and moral issues are involved in this situation? Should these issues impact the marketing of "SunShine" drink? Why or why not? If this course did not pass any message to me, one is vivid:...

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NTC 362 Week 5 DQ 2 What is the importance of explicit enterprise security policies and procedures? ANSWER Companies today are no longer just local companies, the internet has allowed companies to go worldwide. Since more and more companies are going world wide the threat of theft from other countries have increased. The chance of a company in the United States recovering stolen data or stolen funds from a threat from another country is very unlikely. If a US company has data stolen from a person in Japan for example it is nearly impossible to recover the data, this means that the...

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MATH 221 Week 5 Quiz (MATH 221 Statistics for Decision Making - DeVry) 1. Question : (TCO 4) Three members of a club will be selected to serve as officers. The first person selected will be president, the second person will be vice-president and the third will be secretary/treasurer. How many ways can these officers be selected if there are 30 club members? 2. Question : (TCO 4) Which of the following cannot be a probability? 3. Question : (TCO 4) List the sample space of rolling a 6 sided die. 4. Question : (TCO 4) What is the probability of choosing a queen on the 2nd draw if the...

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100% Correct Answers PSY 205 Life span development Exam 1 • Question 1 Link the correct attachment style to the following descriptions: (1) thrilled when reunited with a caregiver, (2) confused, erratic response when reunited with a caregiver, and (3) doesn't care when reunited with a caregiver. • Question 2 Your grandmother was born in 1925. You were born in 1990. If you both took the IQ test at age 7, who would probably get more items correct? • Question 3 A cohort refers to a: • Question 4 Carlo weighed 2 pounds at birth and is being discharged from...

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Write a 400-500 word paper describing your understanding of the origin of the values you hold important. Try to describe your ethical beliefs. Offer a story to illustrate your ethical behavior if you can. Try to explain the roots of your ethical beliefs, where they came from, how you were influenced, whether any particular events in your life greatly impacted your beliefs. Have your ethical beliefs undergone any major changes? If so, describe what they were and why they changed. This exercise is designed to get you to dig deeper for these answers. Knowing your ethical self now will help...

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Allied ecn151 Module 7 Check Your Understanding latest 2015 November Report this Question as Inappropriate Question If a nation is selling more goods and services to foreigners than it is buying from them, then on net it must be buying assets abroad. a. True b. False 2. If saving is greater than domestic investment, then: a. there is a trade deficit and Y C I G. b. there is a trade deficit and Y C I G. c. there is a trade surplus and Y C I G. d. there is a trade surplus and Y C I G. 3. If interest rates rose more in Germany than in the U.S. and other things remained the same,...

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PSYCH 625 Week 5: Time to Practice and Statistics Project Part A Some questions in Part A require that you access data from Statistics for People Who (ThinkThey) Hate Statistics. This data is available on the student website under the Student Text Resources link. Use the following data to answer Questions 1a and 1b. Total no. of problems correct (out of a possible 20) Attitude toward test taking (out of a possible 100) 17 94 13 73 12 59 15 80 16 93 14 85 16 66 16 79 18 77 19 91 a. Compute the Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient by hand and show all your work. b....

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Instructions: Solve each of the following problems and show supporting work neatly.  These are open book exercises and graphing calculators may be used. The preferred procedure is to open this problem set in Microsoft Word and show your work beneath each problem using Mathtype to write the mathematical expressions.  Submit the completed problem set assignment to your instructor by the end of Module 11 through the Assignment Tool. Using the word document is the preferred method of receiving your work. However, the work may be hand-written and scanned into a Word document, which can also...

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1. Learning Team Assignment: Differentiating Between Market Structures Table and Paper   * Resources: _Principles of Economics_ textbook, articles, and Tomlinson Economics Videos * Prepare the Market Structures Table and Paper based on your learning, readings, and videos. * Complete Part I: Differentiating Between Market Structures Table   * Prepare a table that describes the characteristics of competitive markets, monopolies, and oligopolies. Format the table as follows:   * Column headings must be the four market structures. * Row headings must explain the basis for...

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PHL 443 All Assignments Week 1 Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions. What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the function of the human brain? How do you think Victor Frankl would answer the question, What does it mean to be human? Examine...

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PHL 443 All DQs Week 1 DQs How do machine metaphors relate to our understanding of reality, concepts of knowledge, and values? What are mental phenomena? Week 2 DQs Why is the mind-body question important to understanding human intelligence? Why is the mind-body question important to understanding machine intelligence? What does it mean to be human? Week 3 DQs What is artificial intelligence a part of? Explain? What are the functional differences between humans and machines? Week 4 DQS What type of criteria may be established for determining if a machine is...

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Week 3 Discussion 2 This Discussion tests your ability to use a ruler and convert from Standard English measure to Metrics. You will then apply your knowledge of the geometric measurements of area and volume through real world problems. Choose a room in your house. Measure the length, the width, and the height. Make sure you use feet and inches. Most rooms are not a whole number, such as 10 feet; they are 10 feet and 3 inches, or 9 feet 6 inches, etc. **NOTE**: Do not use decimal numbers for the feet. For example, do not write 10.3 to mean 103, because that is incorrect. Convert the...

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Which of these should we do when confronted by an argument in logic?   Leave the room   Evaluate it   Make fun of the person making it   Ignore it       A premise is a \___\___\___\___\___\___\___\___ given for a conclusion.   guess   reason   diversion   conclusion       If the premises of an inductive argument are accepted as true, the conclusion   must be false.   must be true.   is probably true.   is probably false.       People study reason in order to   understand their own reasoning better.   prevent being deceived by...

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After being told that she is being punished for lying, a child responds by telling her mother that she also lied. This response may involve which fallacy?   Ad homimen (tu quoque)   Ad verecundiam (ex libris) Ad misericordiam (ex ante) Ad baculum (antebellum)     "My husband snores. All men must snore" commits which of these fallacies.   Hasty generalization   Appeal to pity False Cause Post hoc ergo propter hoc     That coin, when flipped, will either come up heads or tails" may commit which fallacy? Slippery slope fallacy No fallacy committed   False...

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This Discussion tests your ability to use a ruler and convert from Standard English measure to Metrics. You will then apply your knowledge of the geometric measurements of area and volume through real world problems. Choose a room in your house. Measure the length, the width, and the height. Make sure you use feet and inches. Most rooms are not a whole number, such as 10 feet; they are 10 feet and 3 inches, or 9 feet 6 inches, etc.** NOTE**: Do not use decimal numbers for the feet. For example, do not write 10.3 to mean 103, because that is incorrect. Convert the measurements to all...

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ACC 423 All DQs Week 1 Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be included as an expense when calculating an organizations net income? Explain why or why not. If so, how should the amount of expense be calculated? What are some similarities and differences between common stock and preferred stock? As a shareholder, would you want preferred or common stock? Explain why. As a corporation, would you rather issue preferred or common stock? Explain why. What is the purpose of a stock split? What are some benefits of a stock split for a company? What...

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ACC 423 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Owners Equity Paper Resources: Intermediate Accounting and Electronic Reserve Readings Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word response to the following questions: Why is it important to keep paid-in capital separate from earned capital? As an investor, is paid-in capital or earned capital more important? Explain why. As an investor, are basic or diluted earnings per share more important? Explain why. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Discussion Questions Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be...

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**ISCOM 305 All Assignments** **Week 1** **Individual** Employee Data Collection Training Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. **Create** a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you describe 5 to 7 of the following terms: * Core competencies * Division of labor * Key performance indicators * Operations management * Positioning * Productivity * Supply chain management * Strategy * Value chain * Control...

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ACC 206 Week 1 P12-32A ACC 206 Week 1 P12-32A P12-32A Computing dividends on preferred and common stock [1520 min] Fashonista Skincare has 10,000 shares of 3%, $20 par value preferred stock and 90,000 shares of $2 par common stock outstanding. During a three-year period, Fashionista declared and paid cash dividends as follows: 2010, $3,000; 2011, $13,000; and 2012, $17,000. Requirements 1. Compute the total dividends to preferred and to common for each of the three years if a. preferred is noncumulative. b. preferred is cumulative. 2. For requirement 1.b., journalize the...

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**ISCOM 305 Entire Course** **ISCOM 305** **Systems Operations Management**   **Week 1** **Individual** Employee Data Collection Training Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. **Create** a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation in which you describe 5 to 7 of the following terms: * Core competencies * Division of labor * Key performance indicators * Operations management * Positioning * Productivity * Supply...

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**ACC 423 All DQs** **Week 1** Why do companies offer stock options? Should stock option compensation be included as an expense when calculating an organizations net income? Explain why or why not. If so, how should the amount of expense be calculated? What are some similarities and differences between common stock and preferred stock? As a shareholder, would you want preferred or common stock? Explain why. As a corporation, would you rather issue preferred or common stock? Explain why. What is the purpose of a stock split? What are some benefits of a stock split for a company? What...

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**ACC 423 Complete Course** **Week 1** **Individual** Owners Equity Paper **Resources:** _Intermediate Accounting_ and Electronic Reserve Readings **Prepare** a 700- to 1,050-word response to the following questions: Why is it important to keep paid-in capital separate from earned capital? As an investor, is paid-in capital or earned capital more important? Explain why. As an investor, are basic or diluted earnings per share more important? Explain why. **Format** your paper consistent with APA guidelines. **Discussion Questions** Why do companies offer stock options? Should...

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**ACC 455 Corporate Taxation Week 5** **Learning Team** Week Five Problem Set **Complete** the problems found in Ch. 9, 10, & 11 of _Federal Taxation 2010: Corporations_ with your Learning Team_._ C:9-32 Problem Partnership Income and Basis Adjustments (Ch. 9) C:11-37 Problem Determination of Pass-Throughs and Stock Basis Adjustments (Ch. 11) C:10-1 Discussion Question (Ch. 10) C:11-31 Problem ­­ Termination of the Election (Ch. 11) C:11-56 Comprehensive Problem Comparison of Entity Formations (Ch. 11) **Read** the scenario and respond to the questions. **Support** your...

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**STR 581 Complete Course** **Week 1** Individual Assignment: Ethics Reflection Paper Resources: Ethics Awareness Inventory and Ethical Choices in the Workplace assessments **Use** the Ethics Awareness Inventory and Ethical Choices in the Workplace assessments to revisit your personal and professional values. **Write** a paper of no more than 1,050-words in which you do the following: Explain the role of ethics and social responsibility in developing a strategic plan, considering stakeholder needs. Explain how your ethical perspective has evolved throughout the program. **Format**...

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MGT 488 Week 1 Individual Assignment: Internal Risk Assessment Resources: University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center Access the University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center and look up one of the following companies: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Jet Blue Airways Corporation Hewlett-Packard Company Home Depot Prepare a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper identifying the key capabilities of your selected company. Discuss the firms strengths and weaknesses in marketing, human resources, management, research and development, finance, and other...

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MGT 488 Week 1 Summary What are the risk factors involved if a firm fails to maintain a competitive advantage?

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BUS 305 Module 2 SLP Assignment MOD 2 SLP ASSIGNMENT The most important resource for all firms is labor. In this SLP, we will look at the labor decisions of the firm. Please address the following questions in a 3-4 page essay. 1. Labor is an important factor of production for all firms. The most recent unemployment rate is estimated at 9% (January 2011). Economists have identified three types of unemployment. Which type would affect your firm. Explain. Be sure to review section 3 of Chapter 20 in the background readings. 2. Think about other employment issues such as outsourcing. Do...

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**ACC 206 Week 1 P12-32A** P12-32A Computing dividends on preferred and common stock [1520 min] Fashonista Skincare has 10,000 shares of 3%, $20 par value preferred stock and 90,000 shares of $2 par common stock outstanding. During a three-year period, Fashionista declared and paid cash dividends as follows: 2010, $3,000; 2011, $13,000; and 2012, $17,000. Requirements 1.    Compute the total dividends to preferred and to common for each of the three years if a.    preferred is noncumulative. b.    preferred is cumulative. 2.    For requirement 1.b., journalize the declaration...

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**MAT 126 Week 3** MAT 126 Week 3 Quiz Assignments Following completion of your weekly readings, complete the exercises in the Projects section on page 331 of Mathematics in Our World. You should be concise in your reasoning. For Project #1, work only equations (a) and (c), but complete all 6 steps (a-f) as shown in the example.   For Project #2, please select at least five numbers; 0 (zero), two even, and two odd. Make sure you organize your paper into separate projects. The assignment must include (a) all math work required to answer the problems as well as (b) introduction...

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**MAT 126 Week 3 DQs** Week Three Discussion 1 This Discussion will concentrate on functions and graphs. Understanding the definitions of words is the essence of mathematics. When we understand the meaning of words, finding a solution is much easier because we know what task the problem is asking us to complete. Part 1 In your own words, define the word function. Give your own example of a function using a set of at least 4 ordered pairs. The domain will be any four integers between 0 and +10. The range will be any four integers between -12 and 5. Your example should not be the...

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**PHL 443 All Assignments** Week 1 Learning Team Weekly Summary Individual Philosophical Questions Responses Write a 200- to 300-word response to each of the following questions. Use the assigned readings as a basis on which to form your opinions.     What role do metaphors play in helping people understand the concept of artificial intelligence? Do you agree that the brain is a so-called meat machine? What other metaphors might be applicable to the function of the human brain?     How do you think Victor Frankl would answer the question, What does it mean to be human?...

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**PHL 443 Week 4 Individual Mind and Consciousness Questions** Individual Mind and Consciousness Questions Write a 1,400-word response to the questions below based on the assigned readings.     In the Electronic Reserve Reading Consciousness, John Searle poses some basic questions regarding the subjectivity of consciousness and whether this is strictly a biological process. What do you think of these arguments? What are your own conclusions?     What is the difference between syntactic knowledge and semantic knowledge? Cite examples from your own experience.     Using...

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1.  A box has three red balls and four green balls. A gambler bets $1 on red. A ball is randomly chosen. The gambler wins $1 if the ball is red, otherwise, he loses $1. He will play this game 200 times. The expected value for the gambler's net gain is:

2.  A box has three red balls and four green balls. A gambler bets $1 on red. A ball is randomly chosen. The gambler win $1 if the ball is red, otherwise he loses $1. He will play this game 200 times. The SE for the gambler's net gain is:

3.  A box has three red balls and four green balls. A gambler bets $1 on red. A ball is randomly...

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  Question 1

Which of the following statements is CORRECT?

  Question 2

A U.S. Treasury bond will pay a lump sum of $1,000 exactly 3 years from today.  The nominal interest rate is 6%, semiannual compounding.  Which of the following statements is CORRECT?

  Question 3

Which of the following statements is CORRECT?

  Question 4

Which of the following statements regarding a 15-year (180-month) $125,000, fixed-rate mortgage is CORRECT?  (Ignore taxes and transactions costs.)

  Question 5

Which of the following bank accounts has the lowest effective annual return?

  Question 6

You...

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ISCOM 305 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Employee Data Collection Training Your boss has asked you to help new employees understand uses of data in systems-operation management and the various statistical process controls they will experience on a daily basis. Create a 10- to 15-slide Microsoft PowerPoint presentation in which you describe 5 to 7 of the following terms: Core competencies Division of labor Key performance indicators Operations management Positioning Productivity Supply chain management Strategy Value chain Control chart Control limits Process...

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MATH 126 Week 3 Discussion 1 and 2 1.Week Three Discussion 1 This Discussion will concentrate on functions and graphs. Understanding the definitions of words is the essence of mathematics. When we understand the meaning of words, finding a solution is much easier because we know what task the problem is asking us to complete. Part 1 1.In your own words, define the word function. 2.Give your own example of a function using a set of at least 4 ordered pairs. The domain will be any four integers between 0 and +10. The range will be any four integers between -12 and 5. Your...

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MATH 126 Week 3 MAT 126 Week 3 Quiz Assignments Following completion of your weekly readings, complete the exercises in the Projects section on page 331 of Mathematics in Our World. You should be concise in your reasoning. For Project #1, work only equations (a) and (c), but complete all 6 steps (a-f) as shown in the example. For Project #2, please select at least five numbers; 0 (zero), two even, and two odd. Make sure you organize your paper into separate projects. The assignment must include (a) all math work required to answer the problems as well as (b) introduction...

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**A+ Work! 100% CORRECT TUTORIAL Instructions: Solve each of the following problems and show supporting work neatly. These are open book exercises and graphing calculators may be used. The preferred procedure is to open this problem set in Microsoft Word and show your work beneath each problem using Mathtype to write the mathematical expressions. Submit the completed problem set assignment to your instructor by the end of Module 11 through the Assignment Tool. Using the word document is the preferred method of receiving your work. However, the work may be hand-written and scanned...

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1. Simplify 5x 3{2x 2[x 2(1 x)]} 2. Find the product ?5x4y ?10xy3 3. ((9+3x)/(x+1))/((9-x^2)/(x^2-1)) 4. Simplify the expression -3(4x 2) 2(5x 4) 5. Solve the formula for b: A = bh 6. Solve the equation (4m 2) - 2(4m 2) = 15 7. A farmer has 2000 feet of fencing available to enclose a rectangular field. One side of the field is a river, so only three sides require fencing. Express the area A as a function of x, where x is the length of the side parallel to the river. 8. If f(x) is a linear function such that f(-2) = 4 and f(3) = 14, which of...

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After being told that she is being punished for lying, a child responds by telling her mother that she also lied. This response may involve which fallacy? Ad homimen (tu quoque) Ad verecundiam (ex libris) Ad misericordiam (ex ante) Ad baculum (antebellum) "My husband snores. All men must snore" commits which of these fallacies. Hasty generalization Appeal to pity False Cause Post hoc ergo propter hoc That coin, when flipped, will either come up heads or tails" may commit which fallacy? Slippery slope fallacy No...

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A psychology laboratory conducting dream research contains 3 rooms, with 2 beds in each room. If 3 sets of identical twins are to be assigned to these 6 beds so that each set of twins sleeps in different beds in the same room, how many assignments are possible?

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR COM 373 Sales Communications Final Charter. Use this as a reference to help you get a great grade! Team Ground Rules and Guidelines What are the general expectations for all members of the team? Expectations for Time Management and Involvement (Participation, communication with the team, accessibility, etc.) Ensuring Fair and Even Contribution and Collaboration What strategy will you use to ensure that all team members are contributing and collaborating appropriately? Describe the communication strategy you will use if a team member is not contributing and...

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PSY 320 Week 1 Discussion 5 of 6 After reading pages 55 through 61, define and discuss the following concepts: "self-efficacy", "locus of control","learned helplessness" and "self-determination".How can these concepts shape and influence an individual's experiences in society? For example, if a person is dealing with negative self-efficacy ("I can't") and learned helplessness ("I'll never succeed") in his/her daily life, how does that impact job prospects, education and relationships? How could positive self-efficacy ("I think I can") and self-determination ("I'll keep going until I...

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Instructions for this assignment By now, you should have read the assigned chapter from the text, while referring the chapter lecture notes (.pdf). Please refer to the course schedule for specific assigned readings. You will now complete the following assignments and participate in the discussion activities. Specific instructions for this assignment are on the following page. Introduction to Social Services SOCI 2232 Chapter 3 ASSIGNMENT How One Implements the Seven Tasks in a Human Service Intervention If you have experience in a human service agency, you can use an...

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An interview situation in which an elderly woman whom the worker visits shows signs of not being able to take care of herself much longer. The landlord of the building is hoping to renovate her apartment and is starting a process to evict her. (If a student can suggest a casework/counseling situation that he or she faced while in a job or internship, that will make the exercise even more useful). 1. What do you think you already know about the general category of persons-the frail elderly in this instance? 2. What do we need to find out about this particular person and her...

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These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: 7/25/2010 Time Spent: 1 h , 40 min , 18 secs Points Received: 8 / 10 (80%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # Correct: Multiple Choice 10 8 Grade Details 1. Question : Which of the following factors is not a relevant consideration in judging whether buyer bargaining power is relatively strong or relatively weak? Student Answer:Whether the number of buyers is small or if a customer is...

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Week 5 DQ 4 Due Saturday, Day 5 Post a response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. -What important question about this class remains unanswered? Most of my questions were answered during the class. Companies put together and use safety and development programs to improve their employees at their job. My question is: 1. Do safety and development programs have to be approved by any organization before putting them in place in the company? Or only to be approved from higher level and those who put it together within the company? Companies have to...

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HCA322: Health Care Ethics&Medical Law Week 2 Assignment:Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide Debate Name Date Instructor Euthanasia/Assisted Suicide Debate Of course we want our loved ones to be apart of our lives as long as possible and thanks to modern medical technology, the average human life span is about 78. Yet, some of us get sick, diseased or injured in an accident and become comatose. When the medical condition of a person is deemed progressive,terminal and there is no hope of recovery, that person should be able to exercise the option of ending their life. Particularly,...

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The Ewell (1996) article lists a variety of tips for budding desktop publishers. You will be working in Learning Teams to create brochures for your final project. Choose two tips from the article that you believe will be especially important for your teammates to follow and explain why these tips are important. What challenges do you predict might come about when designing as a team? The first tip Ewell emphasizes is planning. If a team works together to plan each and every step of the design, this should alleviate headaches down the road. As designers, it is important to understand...

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ECO 561 1) If a firm in a purely competitive industry is confronted with an equilibrium price of 5, its marginal revenue: A. will be greater than 5 B. will also be 5 C. will be less than 5 D. may be either greater or less than 5 2) A firm that is motivated by self interest should: A. always use large amounts of cheap inputs and small amounts of expensive inputs in producing its output B. hire each input so the productivity of each is equal at the margin C. always use large amounts of the most productive inputs and small amounts of the least...

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Mat/117 Week 8 MAT 117 Week 8 CONCEPT APPLICATION Answer the following questions. Use Equation Editor or MathType when writing mathematical expressions or equations. Points will be deducted if a math editor is not used to properly format your work. First, download and save this file to your hard drive by selecting Save As from the File menu. Save with the filename: yourLastnameFirstnameMat117Week8CA. Click the 3rd column to enter your work, the rows will automatically expand as you enter text. Attach your completed document and post to the Assignments Section. # Show your work and...

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ACC 556Internal Accountant's Report to Management Per management's request this document has been prepared to assist in determining if a full financial status review of the recent job bid is necessary. Fully understanding and preparing for possible issues is vital to our organization's success. Several key points and issues should be reviewed prior to entering into any contracts. The following information will be discussed in this memo: 1.) The impact of occupational fraud and abuse on the company, 2.) U.S. governmental oversight of accounting fraud and abuse and its effect on the...

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A Constantly Changing Job BUS 226 A Constantly Changing Job An exciting and ever changing job would be to join the military. Being in the military is a job that not everyone can do it will take dedication, loyalty, and sacrifice. The job will allow many opportunities to explore many different types of jobs and travel to many places. This is the job for you if you have nowhere else to go. The military offers one of the best benefit packages in the country. You will be paid every two weeks regardless of how much time you take off. You will get 30 days paid vacation every year....

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BUS 611 Assume you are the project manager for a software company, and your team is in charge of delivering an update to tax preparation software for the next tax season. The project team has ten software developers working together, but located across the country. You have the following information about the project, and need to provide a status to the sponsors. Please write a one page status report to the sponsors, providing a clear indication of status of the project. (suggestion Red, Yellow, or Green for status). The sponsors also like to only know the two most important risks, and...

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Consumer Demand Analysis and Estimation Applied Problems Please complete the following two applied problems: Problem 1: Patricia is researching venues for a restaurant business. She is evaluating three major attributes that she considers important in her choice: taste, location, and price. The value she places on each attribute, however, differs according to what type of restaurant she is going to start. If she opens a restaurant in a suburban area of Los Angeles, then taste is the most important attribute, three times as important as location, and two times as important as...

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BUS 660 Kenneth Brown is the principal owner of Brown Oil, Inc. After quitting his university teaching job, Ken has been able to increase his annual salary by a factor of over 100 Question: 3-16 Kenneth Brown is the principal owner of Brown Oil, Inc. After quitting his university teaching job, Ken has been able to increase his annual salary by a factor of over 100. At the present time, Ken is forced to consider purchasing some more equipment for Brown Oil because of competition. His alternatives are shown in the following table: FAVORABLE UNFAVORABLE MARKET MARKET EQUIPMENT ()...

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Foundations of Finance, 7e (Keown) Chapter 11 Cash Flows and Other Topics in Capital Budgeting 11.1 Learning Objective 1 True or False 1) Accounting profits are used to make capital budgeting decisions because generally accepted accounting principles ensure that profits are the best measure of a company's economic activity. Answer: FALSE Diff: 1 Keywords: Capital Budgeting Decisions, Accounting Profits vs Cash Flow 2) Capital budgeting decisions are based on free cash flow because free cash flow better reflects when money is received and available for reinvestment...

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ECO 561 Final Exam Answers 1) If a firm in a purely competitive industry is confronted with an equilibrium price of 5, its marginal revenue: A. will be greater than 5 B. will also be 5 C. will be less than 5 D. may be either greater or less than 5 2) A firm that is motivated by self interest should: A. always use large amounts of cheap inputs and small amounts of expensive inputs in producing its output B. hire each input so the productivity of each is equal at the margin C. always use large amounts of the most productive inputs and small amounts of the least productive...

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Discuss how approaches to problem solving can be used as a way to improve reading comprehension in students as referenced in your text My research lasted from about the middle of February 2009 to the middle of April 2009 in my fifth-grade mathematics classroom. I tried various ways to collect data for my project. At times I even wondered if I was collecting too much data and not focusing enough on one area. My first step was to find out if my students were having difficulties with word problems compared to just plain computational problems. Back in February, I gave my students a...

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Diversity and Cultural Competency -Debate It: Take a position for or against this statement: Government agencies should purpose to hire people from different ethnic, racial, and gender groups. Provide at least two reasons and examples to support your position. -Recommend at least two strategies for how your selected agency will hire and develop a culturally competent workforce, especially at high levels. Democracy means representation in a fair manner and equality for all. If a nation wants to carry the image of being a democratic one and if, in reality, it is a democracy then...

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ECO 550 Chapter 11 Unique Creations holds a monopoly position in the production and sale of magnometers. The cost function facing Unique is estimated to be TC 100,000 20Q A. What is the marginal cost for Unique? B. If the price elasticity of demand for Unique is currently -1.5, what price should Unique charge? C. What is the marginal revenue at the price computed in Part (b)? Answer Unique Creations holds a monopoly position in the production and sale of magnometers. The cost function facing Unique is estimated to be TC 100,000 20Q A. What is...

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End of Life Decisions End of Life Decisions Abstract With anything that is done in the medical field there will be ethical issues that surround it. Since we are only on this earth for so long then death becomes one of those issues that we must face. With the new advancements in technology death can become complicated. Also since we have other issues such as euthanasia involved things will only get even more complicated. Euthanasia, definition of death, living will decisions, and ethical issues surrounding these subjects will be discussed. End of Life Decisions No one living on...

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HCS 545 Ethical Issues and impacts by End of Life Decisions End of Life Decisions Abstract With anything that is done in the medical field there will be ethical issues that surround it. Since we are only on this earth for so long then death becomes one of those issues that we must face. With the new advancements in technology death can become complicated. Also since we have other issues such as euthanasia involved things will only get even more complicated. Euthanasia, definition of death, living will decisions, and ethical issues surrounding these subjects will be discussed. End...

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HCA 230 Are You a Good Communicator ARE YOU A GOOD COMMUNICATOR How do you know if you have effective communication? To have effective communication you have to have an understanding of ones ideas. Another good way to know if you have effective communication is observations among people. Communication is a two way exchange that must involve both a presenter and a audience. It is important to have good quality interpersonal relations particularly in the health care industry because when you are in health care, you are talking to multiple people. When you are in health care, you are...

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Medical Billing Process HCR 220 Medical Building Process Documentation at the Front Desk: The patient hand over an insurance card, this case the patient has Humana. On the care the office manager needs to verify if a referral or pre-authorization needs to be obtained and then contact the respective Primary care physician and get his documentation. Insurance verification data and a copy of the insurance card is sent to the billing office. The billing office scans the information and saves the documents. The Scanning department retrieve the information and it sent to the appropriate...

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Discussion Question 1 - Due Day 2 - Tuesday What qualifies as an emotional disorder? Explain which emotional disorders are most common in children. How might these emotional disorders impact a child's development and learning? An emotional disorder is a mood that impedes with the customary day after day activity of life. The emotional disorders that are most common in children are depression, anxiety disorder, and conduct disorder. With depression, people have a tendency to lose interest in their normal activities, which includes school. This loss of concentration in school can...

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Paper Personal Model of Helping BSHS/311 My personal model of helping has to come from taking pride in everything I do and say to someone who may need my help. I cannot give half of me because then the person needing help may not take me serious and relapse back into the dark whole he or she is trying to get out of. People cry out for reasons and this is to seek the best help possible; I know life can take a toll on an individual, in which causes the person to be where he or she is but if a person...

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Mgt 501 Management and Organizational Behavior Week5 Module 5 Case Recessions and Economic Stimulus A recession is a period of decline in total output, income, employment, and trade. This downturn, which last 6 months or more, is marked by the widespread contraction of business activity in many sectors of the economy. But because many prices are downwardly inflexible, the price level is likely to fall only if the recession is severe and prolonged-that is, only if a depression occurs. Why a recession might occur? The aggregate demand aggregate supply model is a variable-price model that...

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Mgt 555 Chapter 2 and 3 MGT 555 Financial Management Session 2 If a firm's earning per share grew from 1 to 2 over a 10 year period, the total growth would be 100%, but the annual growth rate would be less than 10%. TRUE The above statement is true because annual growth rate is %. In calculation: FV PV (11)n The above statement is true because annual growth rate is %. 21 (1I)10 In calculation: 2/1 (1I)10 FV PV (1r)n (1I)10 2 or, 2 1 (1r)10 (1I)2 (1/10) or, 2/1 (1r) 10 1I or, (1r)10 2 I or, (1 r) 2(1/10) or, (1 r) 2(0.1) or, (1 r) Time Value of Money...

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What are the specific circumstances for which a case manager may break client confidentiality? Explain. During the 1970's the Supreme Court of California made it a duty of mental health care professionals to protect the victim. If a patients divulges that he or she is going to harm themselves or someone else then the counselor, therapist doctor has the obligation to protect the intended victim, by either notifying the victim, notifying the police or taking the corrective measures to insure the safety of the victim. Also if the professional is court ordered by a judge tobreak client...

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When is it appropriate to terminate a case? Explain. It is appropriate to terminate a case when there is no longer a threat and there is an obvious change in the person or situation from the client. There are other factors that come into play when deciding to terminate a case such as recommendations from doctors, and therapist. A review has to be made and plans for the future. Once this is made it may be easier to determine if the case manager should decide to terminate the case. In the event that the situation with the client has change such as an abuser passes away or becomes...

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Given the difficulty in identifying potentially violent criminals, how much faith do you have in the ability of selective incapacitation as an effective strategy to reduce and control crime, particularly with career criminals? There are too many factors that have to be taken into consideration for selective incapacitation to be successful. Guidelines must be drafted oh what would make an individual qualify for selective incapacitation such as minimum age restrictions and the guidelines must also identify the specific types of behaviors or tendencies that an individual must possess....

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Prg 210 Week 4 Paper Selection and Repetition Control Structures PRG 210 Selection and Repetition Control Structures Introduction This paper reviews and explains selection control structure and repetition control structure. Selection and repetition control structures increase the ability and power of a computer programs. Selection control structure allows statement execution if a condition is true and another statement execution if a condition is false. Repetition control structure or looping is the process of repeating execution of one or more steps of an algorithm or...

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Data Collection Paper University of Phoenix RES 341 Purpose of research Research Problem: The research problem Team A is evaluating is how a team salary relates to wins for the season. Importance: This problem is important because if a team's total wins can be predetermined by how much money the team spends in salary to the players it will be inherently easier for teams to focus on other aspects of management. If it is possible to tell how many wins a team will have the team can focus on generating other revenues to support the salary needed to attain the wins they expect. Problem...

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CJUS 530 Final Essay Should Police Officers Who Lie Be Terminated as a Matter of Public Policy Abstract 'Swear or assert to acquaint the truth, the accomplished accuracy and annihilation but the truth? is the adjuration that every attestant agrees to accede with above-mentioned to speaking in a cloister of law. It is the aphorism of engagement, the a lot of basal assumption of the administrative arrangement if analytic for the truth. This adjuration takes on greater acceptation if the attestant is a badge administrator and he or she is 'testi-lying instead of testifying. Badge...

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Soc 120 Just like adults the criminal system for juvenile very on the extent of the crime committed. One thing that is a little different is that juveniles don't go to the jail or prisons like those of adults. Now each state differs on the age that they consider when a juvenile commits a crime. Some see that if a person is over the age of 16 they are tried as an adult yet others still wait until they are 18 or older. Some states also depend not only on age but the crime that was committed. Like if a state sees an individual steal or vandalizes something and are sixteen they may keep them...

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Physician Assisted Suicide Physician Assisted Suicide SOC 120 Imagine being in a hospital room with an old, terminally ill man. Day in and day out his pain gets worse and worse. The nurses and doctors walk past as if they cannot hear his cries of pain and agony. This man calls upon a doctor for help. He asks the doctor to end his pain. The doctor feels sorry for him and decides to help him out. The very next day, the doctor is on trial for killing a man who begged out of pain to end it. It does not seem fair, does it? Well, believe it or not, the doctor has just committed a...

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Value of Diversity in the Workplace Value of Diversity in the Workplace Soc 315 Value of Diversity in the Workplace Introduction In the active times that we are living now, every company faces challenges that could be better handled if a diverse environmental workplace is put into play. Some issues may arise leaving some of the protagonists defenseless and the majority of the time unable to deal with the daunting situation at hand. Diversity is one of the most useful tools that any company at any point in time could ever possibly used, due to the fact that trends of growth in...

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Please post a 200-300 word response to the following question by clicking on Reply. Do you think it is right of society to expect a higher standard of conduct from criminal justice employees? Why or why not? Yes, but in reality I would settle for holding them to the same standard as the rest of us. However, largely, the media and people in general demand that our law enforcement officials be held to a higher standard of conduct. As for elaborating, if a person is entrusted with the power of enforcement over the citizens they will always have the ability to abuse that authority. To...

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Please post your response to the following discussion question by clicking on Reply. Are juveniles truly capable of understanding the seriousness and consequences of their actions? If so, at what age are they capable of understanding? At what age should juveniles be tried as adults? Explain your answers. I believe that any juvenile that does not have a learning disability is more than capable of understanding the seriousness and consequences of their actions. I believe that juveniles at the age of twelve are able to comprehend right from wrong. The media is raising a lot of children...

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Category HCS 490 When u go inside the category course link detail description are given below Link name HCS 490 Week 1 Discussion Question 1 What might consumers do to reduce health care costs? List at least 3 specific things that are proven to work. Remember to use appropriate APA citations where necessary. HCS 490 Week 1 Discussion Question 2 How do you determine if a piece of health care information is reliable? Include an example of one reliable and one unreliable source that your classmates have not already used. When researching whether or not health care information is...

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DQ2, Week 1: How do you determine if a piece of health care information is reliable? Include an example of one reliable and one unreliable source that your classmates have not already used. When researching whether or not health care information is reliable or credible, several factors should come into play: 1. What are the professional credentials of the author of the information? 2. Is this a peer reviewed journal article or other form of health/medical industry study? 3. Is the information provided, been supported by the American Medical Association? The Food and Drug...

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Employee Training and Career Paper Fundamentals of Human Resource Management HRM 300 The Role of Training in an Organization Training is a fundamental element to the success of any organization. Initial training when an employee is first hired, is very important. If a person's initial training is lacking they will not be able to perform to standards on the job. Likewise, ongoing training is important as the company progresses. New laws or updated technology will call for existing employees to received ongoing training that coincides with the progression of the company. ...

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In a 200 word statement, please tell the class what you learned about patient rights. What information from Evashwick and Riedel (2004) was surprising to you? I learned patients have the right to autonomy. They can decide for themselves how they want to be cared for. I like that. Many people feel entering into a long term care facility, they will lose their independence, dignity, and freedoms. The Patient Self-Determination Act of1990 allows the patient to make decisions about their care and covers advanced directive decisions. Informed consent is when a patient has been explained...

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AIDS:Is There a Cure? Are There Preventions? What is AIDS? How do you cure it? Find out by reading this report on cures and preventions for the AIDS virus. In this report some of the topics covered will be a small report on AIDS, preventions, and possible cures. This report was written to prove if there is a cure for the AIDS virus, and if there are any ways to prevent contracting AIDS. I mean who does AIDS think it is just killing people? AIDS is a virus that kills your immune system. The letters in AIDS stand for Acquired, Immune, Deficiency, Syndrome....

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.In a world with such a vast amount of people their exists virtually every different belief, thought, and ideology. This means that for every argument and every disagreement that their exists two sides of relative equal strength. It is through these disagreements that arguments are formed. Arguments are the building blocks in which philosophers use to analyze situations and determine theories of life. For the purpose of this paper I will try and argue my personal beliefs on a specific argument. This argument is presented in a form of a question and upon examination of the...

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FIN 534 Chapter 3 Solutions 1. b. Offer price reductions along with generous credit terms that would (1) enable the firm to sell some of its excess inventory and (2) lead to an increase in accounts receivable. Reasoning: Quick ratio will improve when inventory decreases and accounts receivable increases. 2. c. Borrow using short-term notes payable and use the proceeds to reduce long-term debt. Reasoning: Current ratio Current assets/Current liabilities Borrowing using short-term notes payable would increase the current liabilities without affecting the current assets...

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Persuasive Paper Part 1 A Problem Exists "Should minors who commit violent crimes be tried as adults" ENG 215 When a child kills, does he instantly become an adult? Or does he maintain some trappings of childhood, despite the gravity of his actions? These are the questions plaguing the American legal system today, as the violent acts of juvenile offenders continue to make headlines. Juveniles have a mindset of because they are young they won't get as much time as an adult. A lot of adults put minors up to committing these crimes because of such knowledge. So I believe...

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Research Project Sociology of Diversity INSTRUCTIONS Section 1: Self-Exploration of Cultural Influence 1. What groups am I a part of? Consider your family, gender, ethnicity, and so on. Be as broad and as inclusive as possible as you're assessing the impact that membership in these groups has had on your personal and professional development. 2. Of the groups I am a part of, are there any that I am particularly proud of being a member of? If yes, explain the source of this pride. 3. Of the group or groups I am a part of, are there any that cause me to feel some embarrassment,...

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Running Head: MANAGEMENT As you think about your own personal history, how difficult has it been for you to make behavioral changes? If you were being interviewed for a job and were asked to describe an incident that demonstrates your ability to change, what you say? Questions: 2. Think about a recent organizational change at school, at work, or someplace else that you were part of. Would you rate it a success for failure? In either case, based on the concepts in this chapter, what do you see as the strengths and weaknesses of the change effort? 3. If you were to look back on...

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This paper will be an application of the leadership practice concepts learned throughout your degree program to a real-world situation. In an eight- to ten-page paper, discuss one significant organizational challenge, within your organization or an organization you have researched. How did the leadership of the organization address the challenge? Could it have been done more effectively? How would you recommend future leaders strategically plan to avoid encountering a similar challenge within their own organizations? Provide suggestions for overcoming the challenge based on your own...

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examine two (2) factors that HR managers would need to consider when teaching employees about the culture in the researched country. HRM Consideration Factors for Managers Human resource planning is the process of identifying the need for human resources within the organization and analyzing the availability of human resources, so that organization could achieve its goals (Mathis & Jackson, 2011). In the context of the USA, the two main factors that should be considered by the managers, when teaching employees about the culture are: Attitude of people: It directly influences the...

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Summarize the role of management as it relates to finance in a corporation. In your post, address the following: Indicate the various aspects of finance that management must understand. Describe why a manager needs to understand the characteristics and importance of financial markets including risk and efficiency. Describe why cash flow is more important than sales in a business. Discuss what could happen if management does not fulfill responsibilities related to finance. If you have one, share a real world example from your own professional experience or from an external...

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Hewlett-Packard and Dell have to make decisions to cooperate or not cooperate in a new market. The following matrix of payments presents the benefits in millions of dollars. This matrix is known by both companies (each known payments but not payments of the competitor) The Nash Equilibrium is shown below: (a) The decision tree is drawn below: (b) The solution of the game using the method of induction (roll-back method) is shown below: Therefore, the solution of the game is (Co-operate, Co-operate). Here HP starts the game. If HP co-operates, Dell will co-operate...

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A+ Solution BUSINESSWEEK CASE: A Critical Shortage of Nurses The United States is facing a severe nursing shortage. Already, an estimated 8.5 percent of U.S. nursing positions are unfilled—and some expect that number to triple by 2020 as 80 million baby boomers retire and expand the ranks of those needing care. Hospital administrators and nurses' advocates have declared a staffing crisis as the nursing shortage hits its 10th year. So why aren't nurses paid more? Wages for registered nurses rose just percent from 2006 to 2007, trailing well behind inflation. The answer is...

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A+ Solution COJO 111 Constructing Meaning Through Communication: A Look at One of Your Communities THE MIDTERM ESSAY ASSIGNMENT: Your assignment, generally, is to write an essay explaining how we make meaning and construct reality through communication. You will do so by choosing and describing ONE community of which you are a member (other than your family). Using that community and your experience in it, you must then explain how the communication within and about that community has influenced your identity, your understanding of meaning and reality, and possibly even your...

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Week 5 - DQ 1 What is a change in accounting principle? How do you determine if a change in principle should be reported retroactively, currently, or prospectively? How do these changes affect the financial statements? What experience do you have with change in accounting principle in your organization or an organization you are familiar with? Response #1 A change in accounting principle involves a change from one generally accepted accounting principle to another. To report changes currently, companies report the cumulative effect of the change in the current year's income statement...

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Discussion Question 1 - Due Day 2 - Tuesday What qualifies as an emotional disorder? Explain which emotional disorders are most common in children. How might these emotional disorders impact a child's development and learning? An emotional disorder is a mood that impedes with the customary day after day activity of life. The emotional disorders that are most common in children are depression, anxiety disorder, and conduct disorder. With depression, people have a tendency to lose interest in their normal activities, which includes school. This loss of concentration in school can...

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Paper Personal Model of Helping BSHS/311 My personal model of helping has to come from taking pride in everything I do and say to someone who may need my help. I cannot give half of me because then the person needing help may not take me serious and relapse back into the dark whole he or she is trying to get out of. People cry out for reasons and this is to seek the best help possible; I know life can take a toll on an individual, in which causes the person to be where he or she is but if a person...

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What are the specific circumstances for which a case manager may break client confidentiality? Explain. During the 1970's the Supreme Court of California made it a duty of mental health care professionals to protect the victim. If a patients divulges that he or she is going to harm themselves or someone else then the counselor, therapist doctor has the obligation to protect the intended victim, by either notifying the victim, notifying the police or taking the corrective measures to insure the safety of the victim. Also if the professional is court ordered by a judge tobreak client...

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When is it appropriate to terminate a case? Explain. It is appropriate to terminate a case when there is no longer a threat and there is an obvious change in the person or situation from the client. There are other factors that come into play when deciding to terminate a case such as recommendations from doctors, and therapist. A review has to be made and plans for the future. Once this is made it may be easier to determine if the case manager should decide to terminate the case. In the event that the situation with the client has change such as an abuser passes away or becomes...

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A+Solution Strategic Choices Background In the Module 4 SLP, you will be learning how to apply and integrate the results of your SWOT Analysis with the four generic business strategies discussed in this module. Note: Before you begin the SLP, read the Required, Background and Previous SLP Assignment materials thoroughly. Required Reading If you are having trouble determining how to integrate the SWOT factors with different strategies, the following two readings may help. 1.The first article includes some examples of how RBV variables can be used to leverage a cost or...

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STR 581 Implementation, Strategic Controls, and Contingency Plan University of Phoenix Implementation, Strategic Controls, and Contingency Plan Abstract The fast space level at which changes take place in the global marketplace has made the need for strategic control key in managing a business. Most organizations established strategic controls to track their strategies as it is being implemented, this will help them detect various problems or changes in its underlying premises, and make necessary adjustments (Pearce and Robinson, 2011). If a business designs an implementation...

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BUS 210 Business Organization Bus/210 University of Phoenix Business Organization A joint stock company sells shares of stock to investors that guarantee them the right to a certain percentage of the company's profits (Jones, G.R. 2007). An example of a joint stock company was the Virginia Company in 1606. English merchants used joint stock companies in the Seventeenth century to pool capital and share the risk associated with trading voyages to Asia and Africa (Education Portal). With a limited liability company, creditors cannot seek the personal wealth from its stockholders for...

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A+ Solution Think of a major problem from your life or someone else's that was solved by the discovery of one or more hidden assumptions. If you prefer to use historical examples from the lives of explores artist or scientists do some research on the kinds of problems they succeeded in solving Write in sketch form your basic findings searching for the following elements to develop and emphasize 1. What particular problem concerned your subject, 2. what assumptions were embedded in the problem 3. how were these assumptions discovered. 4. what restraints did these...

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MGT434 Week Two Weekly Summary This week my knowledge on employee vs an independent contractor was broadened. Hiring a contractor may be a good idea if a company is looking to cut cost and save money. But at the same time if a contract is not put in place outlining the independent contractor tasks and duties they may be treated as an employee. At my job we recently had an issue come up with a contractor in our department.

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1. Are anxiety disorders over-treated with medication? Explain your answer. I believe that they are over-treated. I want to speak from experience. I have had GAD, and the first thing I was prescribed was xanax. I have to admit instead of me being offered counseling or someone to talk to I was given pills. I did take these pills and they made me feel strange. I would have trouble functioning the next day. So I stopped taking them. It seems that with some of the disorders we need to find other means of addressing their anxiety. I don't believe a person should be given pills because...

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Any type of fossil may be used to determine the relative age of strata. If a fossil belongs to a genus, family, or species it is able to determine the relative age of strata as well as the numerical age. The relative age of the strata can be determined by identifying how early the fossilized creature has gone extinct. Older fossils may additionally be compared with younger fossils to determine that one type of strata may be older than another. I believe that the three localities are around the same relative age because I can see in the different layers there are the same fossils found....

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Any type of fossil may be used to determine the relative age of strata. If a fossil belongs to a genus, family, or species it is able to determine the relative age of strata as well as the numerical age. The relative age of the strata can be determined by identifying how early the fossilized creature has gone extinct. Older fossils may additionally be compared with younger fossils to determine that one type of strata may be older than another. I believe that the three localities are around the same relative age because I can see in the different layers there are the same fossils found....

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What are the risk factors involved if a firm fails to maintain a competitive advantage? If a firm fails to maintain competitive advantage, the company will lose its customers, which will decrease sales, and eventually the product or company will become obsolete. Any company that declines to maintain competitive advantage will struggle to obtain revenue and remain lesser than companies that obtain competitive advantage. Failing to maintain competitive advantage is the result of a firm's weakness to effectively use its core competencies. This may be a result of an inability to recognize...

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Week 8 DQ 2 Jean will receive 8,500 per year for the next 15 years from her trust. If a 7% interest rate is applied, what is the current value of the future payments? Describe how you solved this problem, including which table (for example, present value and future value) was used and why? A8,500, n15 and I 7 percent PVA A * PVIFA (n15, I 7%) PVA 8,500 * 77426.5 This is basically taken right out of our text and what I gather from this is we are not looking at what the value will be after the fifteen years, we are making an assumption on the current value of the trust...

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1. Question : The one-sample t-test differs from the z-test in which way? @answer found in section 4.3 the one-sample t-test, in statistics for managers Student answer: there are no parameter values involved in a t-test. The t-test is more sensitive to minor differences between sample and population. With the t-test one can be confident of the normality of the data. The t-test requires no known parameter standard error of the mean. Points received: 0 of 1 Comments: Question2. Question : If a certifying agency raises the requirements for real estate agents,...

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Week 5 - DQ 1 What is a juvenile court? What are the main differences between juvenile court and adult court? What do you think would happen if the two court systems (juvenile and adult) became one? Answer: Juvenile delinquency is a participation in illegal behavior that is by minors, or juveniles who fall under an age limit. Most legal systems have certain procedures for dealing with juveniles, such as juvenile detention centers. Juvenile court is more civil, at the same time; a Juvenile court judge does have some criminal type "authority." If a parent or juvenile...

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11-3 With regard to private-sector colleges and universities. a. List the three net asset classes required under FASB Statement 117. Unrestricted, temporarily restricted, and permanently restricted. b. List the finance required under FASB Statement 117. Statement of financial Position/Balance sheet, Statement of Activities, Statement of Cash Flows, and Notes to the financial Statements c. Distinguish between an endowment, a term endowment, and a quasi-endowment. Indicate the accounting required for each. Endowment: If a donor were to give an institution with instructions to invest...

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11-3 With regard to private-sector colleges and universities. a. List the three net asset classes required under FASB Statement 117. Unrestricted, temporarily restricted, and permanently restricted. b. List the finance required under FASB Statement 117. Statement of financial Position/Balance sheet, Statement of Activities, Statement of Cash Flows, and Notes to the financial Statements c. Distinguish between an endowment, a term endowment, and a quasi-endowment. Indicate the accounting required for each. Endowment: If a donor were to give an institution with instructions to invest...

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Marketing Strategy and Plan Mensa Inc. Case Study Mensa Inc.:Develop a five-year strategic plan with cost estimates and a time line. It should be 5-7 double-spaced, typed (12 point) pages plus exhibits. Your plan should include/address the following points: Describe the situation facing Mensa at the time of the case. This should include the major issues facing the company and the decisions that need to be made. You are to spend no time on corporate history. You must consider the past, but your analysis and recommendations should be forward looking. List your specific...

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STAT200 Homework 5 Due Oct 3, 2014 1. Muscular dystrophy is an incurable muscle-wasting disease. If a woman has a child with muscular dystrophy the probability is 2/3 that she is a carrier and 1/3 that she is not a carrier. There is a screening test called the CK test that is positive with probability 0.7 if a woman is a carrier and with probability 0.1 if she is not. Toni has a son with muscular dystrophy. She takes the CK test. Lets use the following notation: C: Toni is a carrier; NC: Toni is not a...

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PHI 103 Week 4 Discussion Question 1 As stated in our text book "scientists design experiments and try to obtain results verifying or disproving a hypothesis, but philosophers are the driving force in determining what factors determine the validity of scientific results." (Mosser, 2011). Karl Popper's philosophy of science uses modus as the central method of disconfirming, or falsifying, scientific hypotheses. If the theory is true, then the prediction is true. The prediction is not true. Therefore, the theory is not true. I gathered that claims that are testable are typically of a...

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ECO 365 WEEK 2 DQ 1 What is average productivity? What is marginal productivity? Explain the relationship between marginal and average productivity. What would happen to marginal and average productivity if a technological innovation is introduced to the production process? ECO 365 WEEK 2 DQ 2 What is the law of diminishing marginal productivity? Give an example from your workplace of the law of diminishing marginal productivity? Might diminishing marginal productivity impact the costs? ECO 365 WEEK 2 DQ 3 Why is the demand of labor a derived demand? Explain the shape of the...

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ECO 365 (Principles of Microeconomics) Week 2 ECO 365 Week 2 DQ 1 What is average productivity? What is marginal productivity? Explain the relationship between marginal and average productivity. What would happen to marginal and average productivity if a technological innovation is introduced to the production process? ECO 365 Week 2 DQ 2 What is the law of diminishing marginal productivity? Give an example from your workplace of the law of diminishing marginal productivity? Might diminishing marginal productivity impact the costs? ECO 365 Week 2 DQ 3 Why is the...

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FIN 620 Final Research Paper: Financial Management 1.)Research Paper (220 points) (Course Final Assessment) Note: The Master of Business Administration classes (ACCT, BUSN, FINC, HCMG, HRMG, MGMT, MKTG and MAPH) require a grade of C or better on the final assessment in the class in order to earn a passing grade in the course. This requirement must be met by all students completing these courses regardless of degree or program (excluding the Executive MBA students). The research paper assignment is worth 220 points or 22% of the course grade. A grade of C or better is...

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Week 3 - DQ 2 Why do auditors have to consider the internal controls of the organization? What are some key elements of internal control? Which are the most important? How will the auditor have to modify the audit program if the internal controls are deemed inadequate to support management assertions? Response #1 Auditors have to consider an organizations internal control so the audit will be effective, efficient, and so they will have awareness of where misstatements might occur. An auditor must understand the procedures and policies and the length of operation per each component of...

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People think that men and women are different because men have hormones that enable them to develop the behavior and their masculinity and women are different because the have feminine bodies and behave in a feminine way. This is so not true. About six weeks after fertilization, there are two undeveloped reproductive ducts in the fetus and one is male and the other female. Fetuses are designed to become female unless male hormones are released as well. The testes will release androgens and cause the Wolffian system to develop. At the same time, the Mullerian system will degenerate and that...

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Question 1. 1. Find the standardized variable z if x has Mean 12 and standard deviation 4. (Points : 1) Z (x-4)/12 Z (12-x)/4 z (x-12)/4 Z (x12)/4 Question 2. 2. Find the area under the standard normal curve to the right of z . Round to four decimal places. (Points : 1) .9394 .9505 .0606 .0485 Question 3. 3. Find the area under the standard normal curve to the left of z (Points : 1) .0043 .0102 .9957 .9959 Question 4. 4. Find the area under the standard normal curve over the interval z ? to z . Compute probabilities using the standard normal table in...

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Qnt 351 Week 3, Dq 2 Week 3 DQ 2 What is the role of probability concepts in business decision-making? Provide specific examples. Probability concepts in business can help with many different aspects of business operations. Probability concepts can help with finding out buying trends for customers. If a certain product is selected fairly often then it probably continue to remain a good seller. The probability concepts also work for the preferences of products also to determine ordering needs and how to market the products. If the probability is low the product is purchased then the...

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Suggestion for "What are the Research Questions? Delete Microsoft of Private Sector questions and replace with one additional new question to not further confuse or deviate off our paper. Reasons being Microsoft is a public company which is in direct contrast to the other questions about dell becoming a private company. It may help if we ask the BIG question of WHAT EXACTLY ARE WE TRYING TO RESEARCH & WHY? Should dell go private or not? What does dell's future hold, privately? What is the current performance of Dells competitors being private? Is there a current competitor that has...

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PAD 510 Week 10 Discussion 1 The "Underwear Bomber". Please respond to the following: In the textbook, Birkland argues that the "underwear bomber" case tipped the balance in favor of using screening machines that showed a clearer image of a screened passenger's body under his or her own clothes. Take a position on the following question and provide support for your position: Do you agree that public sentiment supports the use of such machines. In reading the case of the "underwear bomber", I am in favor of using the screening machines that shows a clear image of passenger's...

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PAD 510 Week 10 Discussion 1 The "Underwear Bomber". Please respond to the following: In the textbook, Birkland argues that the "underwear bomber" case tipped the balance in favor of using screening machines that showed a clearer image of a screened passenger's body under his or her own clothes. Take a position on the following question and provide support for your position: Do you agree that public sentiment supports the use of such machines. In reading the case of the "underwear bomber", I am in favor of using the screening machines that shows a clear image of passenger's...

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1. When designing an experiment, the research hypothesis may be directional or non-directional. Identify the differences between a directional and non-directional hypothesis. Discuss how the directionality is related to the one- and two-tailed t-test. Is there an assumption that is violated if a two-tailed t-test is used with a directional hypothesis? Explain your reasoning. When designing an experiment, the research hypothesis can be directional or non-directional. A directional hypothesis, known as the one sided hypothesis is always one tailed. It is assumed that a precise change in...

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BUS 311 Week 4 Discussion 1 Response to Questions #27 & #28, Chapter 28 #27 Why is it important to society that the law protect intellectual property? Intellectual property is a form of personal property which differs from real property (land and everything attached to it) and other tangible types of personal property (clothing, furniture, boats, etc.). (Liuzzo, 2013, p. 396). Intellectual property involves intangible possessions such as knowledge, ways of doing things and ideas and is protected by using patents, copyrights, and trademarks (p. 478). The reason it is...

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Week 2, Discussion Question 2 The scope of a project, and the work breakdown schedule, are immensely tied in together. The scope of the project is the total overlook of how the project is to look, or how all the processes are going to be managed within the entirety of the project. The budgetary concerns, who is involved, the goals, covers the larger picture of the project. The work breakdown schedule adheres to a smaller scale. Its function is to show how long certain functions are going to take. If a certain aspect of a project was estimated to take 20 days, on the work breakdown...

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1. Federal Reserve System and Politics From Chapter 19, complete problem 12 (page 454): Evaluate: The Federal Reserve System is independent of the political process in the United States. Your 200 wordresponse should focus on selecting your most relevant thoughts and organizing them in a coherent fashion. Respond to at least two of your classmates' postings. The Federal Reserve System is not independent of the political process in the United States. "Despite the attempt to give the Fed independence, it isn't completely insulated from external pressure." (Hubbard, 2008, pg 444)...

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In your organization, what types of cycle time efforts have been initiated? Have these improvements impacted your organization's financial condition? How? The Army's cycle time begins with development phase, product introduction or pilot course, product implementation and familiarity, product maturity and experience, and ends in product innovation. To improve productivity cycle time is usually reduced through new equipment and training provided to update and show Soldier how to effectively operate or fix equipment and to standard. For example if a new truck is distributed to a...

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Describe the six factors of a competitive advantage. Should customers be a focus of the company becoming successful? If so, why? According to Mariotti (2007), "The six factors of competitive advantage are quality, price, location, selection, service, and speed" (ch. 2, pg. 42, para. 1). Quality relates to producing products or services that have higher standards than competitors. This creates a competitive advantage because many people want to buy quality products that will last. For example, I will only buy Viva paper towels because they are superior to any other paper towel, and last...

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Week One - DQ#1 Many people regard marketing simply as advertising. Advertising is a part of marketing, but it is not the whole picture. What arguments can you make against the common assumption that marketers only worry about advertising? What are some of the roles that marketers play within an organization? *Note - DQ responses must be substantial and meet all requirements for credit. Review the posting in the Course Materials Forum labeled Participation & DQ Requirements before responding. Marketing can also be in different roles other than advertising. Marketers have to...

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How would PR research impact a PR team? Give an example. Every project I have ever been associated with started with proper research. If a problem was presented to me and I was asked to solve that issue I would start by researching where the true cause of the issue was being encountered. I have been involved in projects where somebody told me that the issue was the way our product was being stored in our warehouses was causing damage. After performing research and determining the true root cause, we were able to determine that the damage was being created during the manufacturing...

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Week Three DQ2 Due Friday Day 4. Please post a 200 to 300 word essay in response to the following question by clicking onReply. How does experience affect object recognition and visual perception? You have to have previous experience to recognize something. They are directly tied in. Then, if you have had a positive experience, you will perceive it positively, but if a bad one, negatively. Conscious visual experience is thought to be based on activity in visual areas of cerebral cortex, which receive input from the retina. What we see is actually more than what is imaged on the...

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The Ewell (1996) article lists a variety of tips for budding desktop publishers. You will be working in Learning Teams to create brochures for your final project. Choose two tips from the article that you believe will be especially important for your teammates to follow and explain why these tips are important. What challenges do you predict might come about when designing as a team? The first tip Ewell emphasizes is planning. If a team works together to plan each and every step of the design, this should alleviate headaches down the road. As designers, it is important to understand...

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Name Instructor Course Date African Americans Today The proverb used is "Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself". To me, this proverb means that people who instill discipline and education to a person do it as their duty. However, it is up to the person being taught to choose whether or not to follow what he or she has been taught. In this proverb, the door is education or discipline. If a person does not enter the door, that is if a person does not follow what he or she has been taught, then such a person may not be responsible in life. This greatly impacts a person's...

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Do the Internet and international e-commercechange thechoiceof using a transnational strategy that has historically been successful for firms expanding globally? Would it make a difference if a firm relied heavily on traditional business channels versus just e-commerce? The internet and E-commerce plays a big role in global expansion. For example the internet allows you to reach an international audience with very little effort and low overhead cost. If a firm were to rely solely on traditional business channels they will be left in the stone age. Major corporations such as Wal-Mart...

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Using information from Chapter 3 as well as information you can find from investigating onthe Internet, discuss e-mail guidelines and copyright issues. Consider the following questions: Is forwarding an e-mail copyright infringement? How do the laws concerning telephone companies and other private carriers differ from Internet communication? The text states "Write your name at the foot of every message you create, even though your name appears in the "To-From" list at the top or in a signature file. If a recipient decides to forward the message to other people, frequently only the...

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Why do corporations buy back their own stock? What does it tell you about the corporation? What affect does the purchase have on the price of a company's stock? If so, is this ethical? Explain why. When a company buys back stock this is referred to as Treasury Stock. Treasury stock can be created when a company does a share buyback and purchases its shares on the open market. This can be advantageous to shareholders because it lowers the number of shares outstanding. However, not all buybacks are a good thing. For example, if a company merely buys stock to improve financial...

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BUS 602 Final question 3 3. What role does trade have pertinent to how an organization plans strategically? Trade involves multiple parties participating in the voluntary negotiation and then the exchange of one's goods and services for desired goods and services that someone else possesses (Investopedia, n.d.). Trade plays an important role in an organizations strategic planning. Creating the best strategic plan for a company is all about research. Discovering what the best practices are so the business can reach maximum profit. Based on trade, an organization can see how products and...

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BUS 602 Final question 3 3. What role does trade have pertinent to how an organization plans strategically? Trade involves multiple parties participating in the voluntary negotiation and then the exchange of one's goods and services for desired goods and services that someone else possesses (Investopedia, n.d.). Trade plays an important role in an organizations strategic planning. Creating the best strategic plan for a company is all about research. Discovering what the best practices are so the business can reach maximum profit. Based on trade, an organization can see how products and...

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PAD 510 Week 10 Discussion 1 The "Underwear Bomber". Please respond to the following: In the textbook, Birkland argues that the "underwear bomber" case tipped the balance in favor of using screening machines that showed a clearer image of a screened passenger's body under his or her own clothes. Take a position on the following question and provide support for your position: Do you agree that public sentiment supports the use of such machines. In reading the case of the "underwear bomber", I am in favor of using the screening machines that shows a clear image of passenger's...

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_A+ Grade Answer_ ###**NRS-429V Week 5 Topic 5 DQ 2** ##### #####Family Centered Health Promotion - Health Education, Promotion, and Current Challenges for Family Centered Health Promotion **A family is considered to be dysfunctional when conflict, misbehavior, and often child neglect or abuse occur continually and regularly, leading to members to accommodate such actions as been normal. This usually goes from generation to generation until something is done to convert these actions.** How could you use the family structural theory to determine if a family is...

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To study the growth of a population mathematically, we use the concept of exponential models. Generally speaking, if we want to predict the increase in the population at a certain period in time, we start by considering the current population and apply an assumed annual growth rate. For example, if the U.S. population in 2008 was 301 million and the annual growth rate was 0.9%, what would be the population in the year 2050? To solve this problem, we would use the following formula: P(1 r)n In this formula, P represents the initial population we are considering, r represents the...

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100% Correct Answers Strayer University ACC 304 Week 10 Quiz 7 (NEW) TRUE-FALSE—Conceptual 1.A corporation is incorporated in only one state regardless of the number of states in which it operates. 2.The preemptive right allows stockholders the right to vote for directors of the company. 3. Common stock is the residual corporate interest that bears the ultimate risks of loss. 4. Earned capital consists of additional paid-in capital and retained earnings. 5. True no-par stock should be carried in the accounts at issue price without any...

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Case Scenario City enacted a city zoning ordinance that barred outdoor advertising display signs - including billboards - on all public roads within the city limits. Billboards on-site on any public or private business location are exempt from this ordinance, and thus, permissible. City claimed the ordinance was necessary to promote public traffic safety and aesthetics. Max, Inc., a company in the business of leasing commercial billboards to advertisers, and the primary billboard provider in City, sued City alleging the zoning ordinance is unconstitutional. A. If you were the jury in...

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Ethicsand Trust in Critical Thinking Decisions Imagine you are seeking information on a new car that you are thinking of buying. Determine the level of trust that you would place in information provided by the following a salesman at the car lot, the dealers Website, social media (i.e. Facebook), an associate from work, and finally a close friend. Discuss the key factors involved in assessing the amount of trust that you put into each. If you were in a position to persuade another person, explain whether or not you would slant information in such a way as to make your point seem more...

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Ethicsand Trust in Critical Thinking Decisions Imagine you are seeking information on a new car that you are thinking of buying. Determine the level of trust that you would place in information provided by the following: a salesman at the car lot, the dealer's Website, social media (i.e. Facebook), an associate from work, and finally a close friend. Discuss the key factors involved in assessing the amount of trust that you put into each. If you were in a position to persuade another person, explain whether or not you would slant information in such a way as to make your point seem more...

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Case Scenario City enacted a city zoning ordinance that barred outdoor advertising display signs - including billboards - on all public roads within the city limits. Billboards on-site on any public or private business location are exempt from this ordinance, and thus, permissible. City claimed the ordinance was necessary to promote public traffic safety and aesthetics. Max, Inc., a company in the business of leasing commercial billboards to advertisers, and the primary billboard provider in City, sued City alleging the zoning ordinance is unconstitutional. A. If you were the jury in...

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You are considering acquiring a firm that you believe can generate expected cash flows of 16,000 a year forever. However, you recognize that those cash flows are uncertain. a. Suppose you believe that the beta of the firm is 1.0. How much is the firm worth if the risk-free rate is 3% and the expected rate of return on the market portfolio is 7%? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to 2 decimal places.) Value of the firm 228, b. How much is the overvalue of the firm if its beta is actually 1.1? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round...

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Question1: Discuss the efficient market hypothesis in 2 complete paragraphs - 5 sentence each minimum). Solution 1: Efficient market hypothesis(EMH) is an idea that was developed in 1960s by Eugene Fama. It says that "it is impossible to beat the market because prices already incorporate and reflect all relevant information." So, according to this hypothesis, it is meaningless to investigate for the undervalued stocks or seek to predict the trends in the market with the help oftechnical analysisorfundamental analysis. Under this efficient market hypothesis, buying or selling of the...

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Question1: Discuss the efficient market hypothesis in 2 complete paragraphs - 5 sentence each minimum). Solution 1: Efficient market hypothesis(EMH) is an idea that was developed in 1960s by Eugene Fama. It says that "it is impossible to beat the market because prices already incorporate and reflect all relevant information." So, according to this hypothesis, it is meaningless to investigate for the undervalued stocks or seek to predict the trends in the market with the help oftechnical analysisorfundamental analysis. Under this efficient market hypothesis, buying or selling of the...

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A+ Grade Solutions Mensa Inc. Case study: Developing a 5 year Strategic Plan Mensa Inc.: Develop a five-year strategic plan with cost estimates and a time line. It should be 5-7 double-spaced, typed (12 point) pages plus exhibits. Your plan should include/address the following points: 1.Describe the situation facing Mensa at the time of the case. This should include the major issues facing the company and the decisions that need to be made. You are to spend no time on corporate history. You must consider the past, but your analysis and recommendations should be forward...

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A+ Grade Work BIO 220 Week 1 Assignment: Scientific Method Matching Exercise Topic: Introduction to Understanding the Environment Complete the "Scientific Method Matching Exercise Resource." GCU style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected. You are not required to submit this assignment to Turnitin, unless otherwise directed by your instructor. If so directed, refer to the Student Success Center for directions. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin. In Part I, match each example from Column 2 with the correct step of the...

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A bank charges 10 per month plus the following check fees for a commercial checking account: .10 each for fewer than 20 checks .08 each for 20-39 checks .06 each for 40-59 checks .04 each for 60 or more checks Write a program that asks for the number of checks written durign the past month, then computes an displays the bank's fees for the month. #include iostream using namespace std; int main () { int numChecks; cout "Please enter an integer value for number of checks written : "; cin numChecks; cout "Number of checks written for the month " ...

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Contract Pricing Options (graded) Assume that you have made the final payment on a one-acre residential lot that you purchased years ago to build your retirement home. You are now ready to build your dream home. This will be your ongoing project for the next couple of years. Which contract structure (fixed price, unit price, reimbursable) do you think that you would use to proceed with your project? Explain your choice. For building a house, there are different scenarios. 1. Fixed price: This is probably the easiest choice. This house this cost 2. Unit price: This is is...

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Top of Form Week 1: Introduction to Managerial Accounting - Discussion Ethics and Ethical Behavior (graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical behavior and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they?Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment?

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Complete Course Week 1 Discussion 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Discussion 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (Graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent trait of modern...

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ACCT 346 Managerial Accounting Complete Course Discussion Question Week 1-7 Week 1 Discussion 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (Graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Discussion 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent...

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Week 1 Discussion 1 Ethics and Ethical Behaviour (graded) The Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) has emphasized the importance of ethical ehaviour and codes of conduct. Discuss the costs and benefits of the ethical environment. If a poor ethical environment results in costs to an organization, what are they? Conversely, what are the benefits of a good ethical environment? Discussion 2 Managerial and Financial Accounting (graded) Flexibility, timeliness, and forward looking is said to be the prominent trait of modern...

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Discussion Question 1 When reviewing a financial report, why should information be reliable, relevant, consistent, and comparable? In other words, why are these accounting characteristics important? What kinds of problems could be created if a financial report is not reliable, relevant, consistent, or comparable? A financial report should always have four important characteristics which are reliability, relevancy, consistency, and be comparable. Reliability of the information is important because decisions will be made based on the given facts. If the calculations or figures are false...

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While on routine patrol for the Any Town Police Department you notice a group of what appears be three underage male teenage kids and one female teen standing alongside the outside wall of a local convenience store in a poorly lit area. Since it is 1 AM in the morning on a Thursday night, which is in violation of your city ordinance regarding curfew, you decide to investigate. When you turn into the driveway of the convenience store your patrol car headlights illuminate the group of three teens and you notice a cigarette in the hand of the lone female of the group and it appears to you...

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ENGL 216 Technical Writing Week 1 Week 1 DQ 1 1. What are some ways technical writing differs from traditional writing? 2. Although there are differences between the two styles of writing, what area(s) remain the same? Week 1 DQ 2 For this discussion, you need to search the Internet to determine how information needs differ from culture to culture. For instance, the Japanese prefer a lot of detail and a friendly tone. They could be offended if a writer did not take this preference into consideration when writing a document for one of their companies. What cultural needs would a...

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ACCT 505 Managerial Accounting, All Course Project Midterm and Final Exam Week 4 Midterm Exam: ACCT 505 Week 4 Midterm Set 1 (MCQs & Explanatory) (TCO A) Direct material cost is a part of:(Points : 6) (TCO A) A cost incurred in the past that is not relevant to any current decision is classified as a(n): (Points : 6) (TCO A) The cost of lubricants used to grease a production machine in a manufacturing company is an example of a(n): (Points : 6) (TCO A) When the activity level is expected to increase within the relevant range, what effects would be anticipated with respect to each...

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ACCT 505 Managerial Accounting, All Course Project Midterm and Final Exam Week 4 Midterm Exam: ACCT 505 Week 4 Midterm Set 1 (MCQs & Explanatory) (TCO A) Direct material cost is a part of:(Points : 6) (TCO A) A cost incurred in the past that is not relevant to any current decision is classified as a(n): (Points : 6) (TCO A) The cost of lubricants used to grease a production machine in a manufacturing company is an example of a(n): (Points : 6) (TCO A) When the activity level is expected to increase within the relevant range, what effects would be anticipated with respect...

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1. Assumptions are needed to draw accurate conclusions about reality test Different assumptions are made for various statistical models and in order for models to reflect reality accurately; their assumptions need to be true. If assumptions are broken, accurate conclusions cannot be drawn about the data distribution. Therefore, part of the data process involves checking to make sure that your data doesn't fail this assumption. 2.. 3. 4. Answer: For the variable "Day 1": From the histogram of the variable Day 1 we see that the histogram of day 1 looks like normal...

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Writing errors, such as those identified in the readings for this week, may influence the way a reader interprets your writing. A rsum that is marred by grammatical errors, for example, may prevent a job candidate from progressing to the interview stage. Do you think it is appropriate for people to be judged based on their writing? Explain your answer. I do think it is appropriate for people to be judged based on their writing to a certain extent. We, as individuals, should be able to write clear and correctly or at least be able to be taught to write clear and correctly. On the other...

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DQ 4 Think back to your childhood and the environment in which you were raised. How did those early childhood experiences influence the level of curiosity you have today?Considering that curiosity is an important element of creativity, identify techniques that can help you improve or regain your curiosity. The childhood experiences, personally, when young trees still climbing, hiking in the woods and biking with friends. That aside, still wondering what is possible for me to learn, and how things work. When cleaning items such as computers and dust off the tower of the personal computer...

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Discussion Question 2: Post your description and responses in the main forum under the DQ 2 thread. Due day 4. Post your response to the following: Discuss a nonrenewable resource that you think will have the most significant effect to our lives if it is depleted. Explain your choice. Are there current efforts to conserve it? Provide an example of a person, place, or thing that utilizes a renewable resource Answer: I believe the fossil fuels will cause great impact if a time is reached that such energy resource is depleted. These fossil fuels include coal, petroleum, and natural gas....

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Part A The main issue from the comic strip is employees giving themselves raises due to a computer flaw and not reporting the flaw to the IT department. Anita suspends her judgment before taking a position on the subject. On the comic strip she says "Sounds Risky" and "I'll have to think about it." If Anita had taking a position she would have told her coworker what she is doing is wrong. Anita's position is based on moral value judgment. It is obvious when she says "I think what she is doing is wrong." If her decision was based on logic, Anita would have said "it's too easy to get...

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Yes, it is appropriate as well as beneficial for a leader to spend time focusing on developing the team's emotional intelligence or EI because a leader can harvest many benefits from an improved teamwork. Emotional intelligence facilitates a leader to recognize the emotional wants and needs of others and act accordingly. This helps in improvement of teamwork as if leaders induce emotional intelligence in the team then the team members would perform better and they would set aside the minor conflicts for the team's interests. It is very crucial to develop emotional intelligence within the...

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MGMT 601 Week 6 What is the primary financial control tool used to manage the operations of an organization and how can it equip managers with the information they need to make decisions? Answer The primary financial control would be a budget. To begin a budget allows projections regarding what could be made and what might be spent, it is the basic measurement for an organizations performance, because it is the only tool that allows a comparison to what was made and what was spent against the projections. A budget puts so much in the hands of the person handling it. The budget can say if...

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The pay structure is not ethical and just. Irrespective of a teenager or adult, the pay should be given equal to all. If a teenager and an adult having same qualification join the organization at same time then pay structure should be equal, considering the previous work experience the pay may varies. A person should be paid whatever he or she deserves. If an organization follows the structure of paying double to adults than teenagers, it will create a big mess. Modern human resource policies say equal pay for equal work, irrespective of an adult or teenager. But a company must look into...

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Compare and contrast the Product Model with the Marketing Model. (Needed in detail) The item Model versus the promoting/ marketing model As indicated by Philip Kotler, the item model is an administration introduction that expects that if a quality product is delivered, and offered to buyers at a value they discover to be worthy, the organization will be effective in the commercial center. An alternate creator who effectively presented an advertising introduction is Theodore Levitt. His introduction is now and then eluded as an "advertising myopia" approach since organizations...

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Week 2 DQs and Summary What are the four criteria used for determining if a lease is to be treated as a capital lease? (This question can be expanded to discuss the income statement and balance sheet implications of both a capital lease and an operating lease.) There are four criteria to determine if a lease should be classified as a capital lease, according to Lee (2003). These are as follows: Change in Ownership: the title for the property transfers to the lessee by the end of the term Option of Bargain Price: the lessee has the option to purchase the leased property at a bargain...

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_100% Correct Answers_ ####**ECO 550 Week 5 Midterm Exam** 1. The form of economics most relevant to managerial decision-making within the firm is: a. macroeconomics b. welfare economics c. free-enterprise economics d. microeconomics e. none of the above 2. If one defines incremental cost as the change in total cost resulting from a decision, and incremental revenue as the change in total revenue resulting from a decision, any business decision is profitable if: a. it increases revenue more than costs or reduces costs more than revenue b. it decreases some costs more than it...

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A+ Grade Response PCN 501 Topic 3 DQ 2 Topic: Assessment and Diagnosis The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) provides diagnostic criteria for substance-related diagnoses. What problems can arise if a counselor relies solely on this criterion for diagnostic purposes? Support your answer with evidence.

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**Comparison Matrix Paper - Part 1** As you move forward in your doctoral journey, you will read research papers that will require you to critique studies in question. To accomplish this, qualitative assessments about the research must be made by comparing, contrasting, and synthesizing what the research says. In this assignment, you will develop this skill by comparing the two research studies. General Requirements: Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment: • Instructors will be using a grading rubric to grade the...

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A minor league baseball team is trying to predict ticket sales for the upcoming season and is considering changing ticket prices. a. The elasticity of ticket sales with respect to the size of the local population is estimated to be about .7. Briefly explain what this number means. If the local population increases from 60,000 to 61,500, what is the predicted change in ticket sales? c. The typical fan also consumes 8 worth of refreshments at the game. Thus, at the original 10 average price, each admission generates 18 in total revenue for team management. Would raising ticket prices to 11...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**ENG 225 Week 5 Final Film Critique - Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs** Throughout this course, you have been writing essays and participating in discussion forums that analyze various elements of film such as theme, cinematic techniques, and genre. It is now time to combine those elements into a comprehensive analysis of one movie. You will be completing this assignment in two stages. For the first stage (1500 to 1800 words), you will analyze an entire movie. In the second stage (300 to 600 words), you will reflect on how you analyzed the movie as well as how...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**MKT 421 Week 2 Elements of a Marketing Plan Report** Review the video case study "Geek Squad: A New Business for a New Environment" on pp. 88-89 in your textbook. Keep this case study in mind as you complete this assignment. Write a 1,050-word report using your company or one with which you are familiar (if you prefer, your facilitator can assign one to you). Answer the following questions for your chosen organization. • Explain what the specific key environmental forces are that created an opportunity for your company. • Identify if there have been...

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ACC 220 Week 3 DQ 1 For Discussion Question 1: Post your response to the following: When reviewing a financial report, why should information be reliable, relevant, consistent, and comparable? In other words, why are these accounting characteristics important? What kinds of problems could be created if a financial report is not reliable, relevant, consistent, or comparable?

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Economic Choice & Economic Decision Making Consider your last vehicle purchase and the decision making process you engaged in while deciding what vehicle to purchase or if a new vehicle was the right decision. While analyzing your decision, keep in mind that everything from the interest rates to the price of gasoline is driven by the economy in one way or another. Develop a 1,400-word analysis of your decision-making process in which you include the following: Discuss the role of the interest rate and the cost of financing on your purchase decision. Interest rates are derived from the...

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IS311 Security Operations Security Program Paper Address the following items: What is information security policy? Why it is critical to the success of the information security program? What are some of the challenges in shaping policy? Distinguish the differences between standards, policies, procedures, and guidelines. What factors should be considered in determining if a policy is considered static or dynamic? Prepare a 350- to 1,050-word paper that fully discusses the topic questions Format your paper consistent with APA your paper consistent with APA guidelines. Introduction SSL...

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Learning Activity 1. Create standardized scores for all scale variables (price through alcohol). Which beverages have positive standardized scores on every variable? What does this mean? The following beverages have positive standard scores on every variable: #1 (UA), 8 (UH), 11 (UL), 16 (UR), & 17 (SA). If a standard score is positive, its corresponding raw score is above the mean. This means that these beverages have above average performance in the corresponding variables. 2. What is the most extreme z-score on each variable? What is the most extreme z-score across all variables?...

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That Darn Dog! #1 by Kyle Splittstoesser Some dogs just will not SHUT UP. Every so often a certain dog in my neighborhood decides to start barking. Now sometimes it barks so loudly it seems as though it has just won First Prize in a Kibbles and Bits contest. This dog is like a tornado siren. Just when you think hes going to stop, he starts up again. The constant loud barking might not be as bad during the day. However, if it goes on during the night, the dog is asking for trouble. My dad, being a person who...

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Choose a technical term from your work, a hobby, or some other area of your expertise. For example, if you were a poet you might choose the term sonnet or villanelle. Using the ABC Format, write an expanded definition of that technical term for a general audience. ANSWER: I am poet so I chose a villanelle as a technical term. The highly organized villanelle is a nineteen-line ballad with two rehashing rhymes and two holds back. The structure is comprised of five tercets took after by a quatrain. The Ist and 3rd lines of the opening tercet are rehashed on the other hand in the last tracks...

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HRM 610 American University of Culture & Education School of Business Tyre Campus Book Overview HRM 610 (2 Pages 604 Words) Winning the 3-Legged Race: When Business and Technology Run Together Preface, Introduction and Chapter One Overview Winning the Three Legged Race was written to explicitly provide advice to all organizations to help them start managing their business and technology together, and in order for business and technology to be unified in the decision making process. This practice requires management executives to work and to coordinate with technology executives so...

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Fair-Minded Qualities After reading this weeks lectures on the qualities of a Fair-Minded Thinker, select one quality you feel you possess and describe how you embody this quality. Next, select two qualities you feel you need to improve upon. Using the five step decision making process outlined below, create a plan of action to improve in those areas. Please be sure to outline the specific steps youll take to overcome any obstacles you face. Your completed assignment should be written primarily in first person and should be 500-750 words in length. If you use sources in your writing, be...

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Hypotheses Odds Ratio, Relative Risk, and ANOVA Name School Question 1 Odds Ratio OR is the measure of the relationship between a particular outcome and the resultant exposure. OR typically symbolizes the odds of a particular outcome transpiring if a given certain exposure exists, in relation to the odds of that outcome happening if the outcomes exposure doesnt exist. OR is normally applied in case-control based studies, nonetheless, OR is applied to a cohort and cross-sectional based study...

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Eating Disorders Name Date School Class There are many common myths that surround hunger and satiety. Psychologist Clark Hull proposed the theory of drive-reduction. This was a theory of learning based on the idea that learning only occurred if there was physiological urge or tension that impelled the individual to behave in a manner which would satisfy the related physiological need. This theory, however, does not make much sense in the face of diseases such as anorexia or bulimia. It is more likely that the primary drive of hunger is linked to a state of equilibrium. This is...

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NR 439 Week 5 Discussion Post 1 & 2 NR 439 Evidence-Based Practice (Chamberlain - Spring 2016) Week 5 Discussion 1 - Measurement Strategies Describe what reliability means in terms of research and why it is important. How does a researcher ensure that reliability is maintained in instruments, and between raters? Professor and classmates, Reliability refers to the consistency of a measure (Houser, 2015, p. 200). A test is considered reliable if the same results are reproduced repeatedly and precisely. If a test is conducted to measure a specific personality trait and each time the test...

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BUS372: Employee and Labor Relations -------------------------------------------------------- Ashford University Week 5 Discussion 1 - The Decline of Unions [CLOs: 1, 2, 5] The decline of union membership in the United States raises questions about whether unions will continue to exist in their present configurations. What do you think are the major problems with unions that are costing them membership? I think there are many unions that try to bully people into joining them. Some can be very pushy and aggressive. If a person doesnt pay their union dues then the union wont really back...

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MKT 230 Week 1 Appendix B Marketing Concepts Appendix B Marketing Concepts In your own words, define the following marketing concepts and provide a relevant real world example to accompany each definition. Concept Definition Example Need Need of a person that is satisfied psychologically or physically If a person is thirsty, there is company like Pepsi that fulfill the requirement of quenching the thirst. Benefit Need or the want being satisfied by something. When a person needs transportation, he will rely on a Honda Civic for reaching the destination. Exchange To obtain...

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Financial Statements By Andria Wolf Principals of Accounting There are four financial statements. They all play a very important role when considering creditors and investors. If an investor sees that a business is not doing well then they know not to put their money into stocks for that specific business. If a creditor sees that the money they want to lend is not being used properly or the business is failing then of course the creditors do not want to lend to a failing business. I will now explain the four basic financial statements. The first financial...

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MKT 421 Week 2 Elements of a Marketing Plan Report Review the video case study "Geek Squad: A New Business for a New Environment" on pp. 88-89 in your textbook. Keep this case study in mind as you complete this assignment. Write a 1,050-word report using your company or one with which you are familiar (if you prefer, your facilitator can assign one to you). Answer the following questions for your chosen organization. • Explain what the specific key environmental forces are that created an opportunity for your company. • Identify if there have been changes in the purchasing patterns...

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Healthy Intimate Relationships Times New Roman 12 PT fonts APA Citation In text, citation must be included Direct Quotations 10 Page essay + 1 page APA work cited 8 sources minimum In a 10 page paper, identify and discuss the dynamics of male female interpersonal violence and those systems and/or agencies that are set-up to respond it. In your analysis, include your response to the statements and/or questions below. The goal of this assignment is to allow you an opportunity to demonstrate knowledge ad understanding of the problem and to assess the effectiveness of how the problem is...

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Question 1 Other than Gettysburg or Vicksburg, make an argument for the single event you deem the most significant to the legacy of the American Civil War on reforms that are present in today's American Society, and explain your choice. You may choose from political, military, economic, or social impact. Your choice should include setting, timeline, major figures, catalysts, outcomes, and statistics (if a battle). More than just a recap, this needs to explain why this is still significant today and use evidence from the past to talk about the present. Your response must be at least 300...

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Rounding small values of decision variables to the nearest integer value causes \___\___\___\_____ problems than rounding large values. similar more fewer none of the above   In a mixed integer model, some solution values for decision variables are integer and others can be non-integer. True False   The branch and bound method of solving linear integer programming problems is  \___\___\___\___\____. an integer method a relaxation method a graphical solution an enumeration method   Types of integer programming models are \___\___\___\____. total 0 - 1 mixed all of...

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Question 1 Plagiarism is an act of fraud. True False Question 2 In the U.S., copyright laws do not protect original ideas because they are not considered intellectual property. True False Question 3 Plagiarism can be prevented if a student changes just a few words from the original source document. True False Question 4 Citing sources will help students avoid plagiarism. True False Question 5 All published works are copyrighted. True False Question 6 Common knowledge is not necessarily anything you know a great deal about. It must meet the following criteria. 1. The...

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3. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Assume that two bonds have equal maturities and are of equal risk, but one bond sells at par while the other sells at a premium above par. The premium bond must have a lower current yield and a higher capital gains yield than the par bond. b. A bonds current yield must always be either equal to its yield to maturity or between its yield to maturity and its coupon rate. c. If a bond sells at par, then its current yield will be less than its yield to maturity. d. If a bond sells for less than par, then its yield to maturity is less than...

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ACC 401 Week 4 DQ2 Payroll Taxes and Retirement Payroll Taxes and Retirement Plans. From Chapter 10, complete questions 12 and 13. From Chapter 11, complete question 5, question 15, and question 19. Chapter 10, complete questions 12 and 13 12. What are the penalties for not making timely payroll deposits? 13. If a business fails to make payroll deposits, who is held responsible? Chapter 11, complete question 5, question 15, and question 19 5. What are the differences between a defined-benefit pension plan and a defined-contribution pension plan? 15. Briefly discuss the...

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**ACC 423 Week 5** **Individual** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Prepare** written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 20: Question 2 & 10 and Exercise E20-7 Ch. 22: Exercise E22-19 **Learning Team** Assignments From the Text **Resource:** _Intermediate Accounting_ **Prepare** written responses to the following assignments from the text: Ch. 20: Problem P20-8 Ch. 22: Problem P22-3 **Learning Team** Problem Presentation **Collaborate** as a team to provide written responses to a facilitator-assigned...

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**HCS 438 All Assignments** **Week 1** Individual Sample of Chart or Graph Find a chart or graph related to the health care field to complete this assignment. The chart or graph should be related to an article or other supporting documentation. Respond to the following questions in bullet format. Use complete sentences. Identify the type of chart or graph and what this type of chart or graph usually depicts. Pie charts, for example, show portions of the whole and line charts show trends over time. Was the proper chart or graph used to present this data? Why or why not? Was this the...

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1. Use a combination of Algebraic and Graphical techniques to determine **all** the solutions of the function:       **_f_**(x) = 2**x**5 ?3 **x**4 ?41x3+ 94**x**2 90**x + 200** 2. Divide the polynomial: by:    **(Show your work)** 3. How long will it take an investment of $35,000 to quadruple, if interest is compounded monthly at 3.25%? 4.  The population of an island in the Pacific was 21,500 in 2001 and 27,300 in the year 2008. Use the exponential unconstrained growth model to estimate the population in the year 2015. State any qualifications that apply to your...

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**FIN 200 Complete Course** Week 1 Assignment: Cash Flow Preparation     Resource: Ch. 2 of Foundations of Financial Management     Due Date: Day 7 [post to the Individual forum]     Complete Problems 27, 28, and 29 on pp. 51-53.     Post the assignment as an attachment. Checkpoint Financial Management Goals Write a 200- to 300-word paper describing the goals of financial management. The description should include how earnings are valued, how shareholder wealth can be maximized, and how management decisions affect stockholder wealth. Week 2 Checkpoint Financial...

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1.  A coin is tossed 80 times. Find the chance that you get between 25 and 32 heads, inclusive.

2.  If one tosses a pair of dice, what is the most likely sum?

3.  A probability histogram represents chance by area.

4.  If there is bias in the data, taking a large enough sample will eliminate it.

5.  A simple random sample of 100 students from a large university is taken. True or False: The product of the 100 grade point averages will follow a normal curve.

6.  A person randomly picks 5 counties out of a state. He then randomly picks 2 town from each county picked. He then randomly...

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FIN 200 All DQs Week 1 Discussion Questions You are considering investing in a company. Which financial ratios would you findmost useful? Why? You are an upper-level manager in a company. Which financial ratios would you consider most useful? Would these ratios be different than the ones you would consider useful as an investor? Why or why not? Week 4 Discussion Questions Provide an example of a situation where a company would want to use leverage. What might the company do to achieve that leverage? What are some limitations of financial leverage? Provide examples to...

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FIN 200 Complete Course Week 1 Assignment: Cash Flow Preparation Resource: Ch. 2 of Foundations of Financial Management Due Date: Day 7 [post to the Individual forum] Complete Problems 27, 28, and 29 on pp. 51-53. Post the assignment as an attachment. Checkpoint Financial Management Goals Write a 200- to 300-word paper describing the goals of financial management. The description should include how earnings are valued, how shareholder wealth can be maximized, and how management decisions affect stockholder wealth. Week 2 Checkpoint Financial Ratios Checkpoint Week Two...

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HCS 438 All Assignments Week 1 Individual Sample of Chart or Graph Find a chart or graph related to the health care field to complete this assignment. The chart or graph should be related to an article or other supporting documentation. Respond to the following questions in bullet format. Use complete sentences. Identify the type of chart or graph and what this type of chart or graph usually depicts. Pie charts, for example, show portions of the whole and line charts show trends over time. Was the proper chart or graph used to present this data? Why or why not? Was...

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HLT 362 Module 2 Exercise 29 Were the groups in this study independent or dependent? Provide a rationale for your answer. t ??3.15 describes the difference between women and men for what variable in this study? Is this value significant? Provide a rationale for your answer. Is t ??1.99 significant? Provide a rationale for your answer. Discuss the meaning of this result in this study. Examine the t ratios in Table VI. Which t ratio indicates the largest difference between the males and females post MI in this study? Is this t ratio significant? Provide a rationale for your...

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"When I once visited Texas, it was hot. So the next time I visit Texas, it will be hot" is an example of a sound inductive argument. valid inductive argument. sound deductive argument. weak inductive argument. Inductive arguments are evaluated in terms of charm. length. strength. depth. Inductive arguments should never be characterized as weak. very weak. valid. strong. To criticize a deductive argument logically, one might hit the person...

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Summative: Basic Skills Review Assignment 1.A student was given the function f(x) = x2 and asked to write the result of translating this function 1 unit to the left. The student wrote the following: g(x) = (x+1)2. Is this statement correct? Explain. (2 marks) 2.The length of time that it takes for a pendulum to make one complete swing depends on the length of the pendulum. The time in seconds, T, is related to the length in meters, L, through the equation a.Write this equation in function notation. (1 mark) b.State the domain and range of this function. (1 mark) c.Graph this...

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100% CORRECT TUTORIAL FOR THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS Solve the following problems showing your work: 1. Suppose you have 4 nickels, 6 dimes, and 4 quarters in your pocket. If you draw a coin randomly from your pocket, what is the probability that a. You will draw a dime? b. You will draw a nickel? c. You will draw a quarter? 2. You are rolling a pair of dice, one red and one green. What is the probability of the following outcomes: a. The sum of the two numbers you roll from the dice is 11. b. The sum of the two numbers you roll is 6. c. The sum of the two numbers...

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Welcome to the final SLP, for this assignment you have a choice of either using ANOVA or using regression. Complete either 1. or 2. below for this assignment. For extra credit, do both 1. and 2, but you don't have to do both. 1. Divide your data in half, your first 8 observations and your last 7 observations. Then use ANOVA to test to see if there is a significant difference between the two halves of your data. This list of Webpages that Perform Statistical Calculations has several ANOVA calculators. 2. Take your data and arrange it in the order you collected it. Count the total...

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HCS 320 Communication Opinion ****HERE IS A SAMPLE OF THE ESSAY***** Communication in today's healthcare system is a vital tool. There has to be a mutual understanding amongst all parties involved, whether it is the physician and the patient or the physician and their assistant. The lack of communication or the miscommunication among those involved could be fatal. With the healthcare industry the more details the better. Physician-Patient Relationship Physicians and patients have a relationship like no other. A patient should be able to trust their physician without any doubt....

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HCS 335 Administrative Ethics Paper ****ESSAY EXCERPT***** The title of the article I have chosen for this assignment is "Organ Transplantation: Protecting Donor Dignity" written by Margret R. McLean. Margaret McLean is the director of the bioethics and associate director for the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University. The idea of organ transplants in general is still under skepticism. How a patient is placed on the list. There is also a great deal of questions if a black market is present for the illegal sale of organs to recipients who are willing to pay and...

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The prosecutor has the power to decide whether to charge a person with a crime, to determine whether to prosecute a case, and to decide the charge(s) against a person. For this discussion post, you must address the following: 1.Does the prosecutor have too much power over the criminal process? Why or why not? 2.Should we limit the power that prosecutors currently have? Why or why not? 3.What would happen if we did decide to limit prosecutorial discretion? This discussion post is primarily your opinion, however, it helps your response if you incorporate material from the textbook into...

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**A++ Work! Use this as a guide to help you get a great grade! An interview situation in which an elderly woman whom the worker visits shows signs of not being able to take care of herself much longer. The landlord of the building is hoping to renovate her apartment and is starting a process to evict her. (If a student can suggest a casework/counseling situation that he or she faced while in a job or internship, that will make the exercise even more useful). 1.What do you think you already know about the general category of persons the frail elderly in this instance? 2.What do we...

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FIN 534 - Homework Chapter 2 1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Typically, a firm's DPS should exceed its EPS. b. Typically, a firm's EBIT should exceed its EBITDA. C(correct). If a firm is more profitable than average (e.g., Google), we would normally expect to see its stock price exceed its book value per share. d. If a firm is more profitable than most other firms, we would normally expect to see its book value per share exceed its stock price, especially after several years of high inflation. e. The more depreciation a firm has in a given year, the higher...

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Comparing Classical and Operant Conditioning PSY 211 Comparing Classical and Operant Conditioning I will be comparing classical and operant conditioning by explaining fear of heights. Fear of heights is known as Acrophobia. The phobia part does not occur until a person is in an environment that most people would be relatively fine in, such as attending a theme park or being in a building such as a sky scraper for example. Most of the time when treating someone with acrophobia therapists will use graded exposure therapy. Any fear starts by learning, so if a person has a fear of...

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Answers Highlighted in blue ABC is reviewing a project that will cost 1, project will produce cash flows 210 at the end of each year for the first two years and 772 at the end of each year for the next two years. What is the profitability index? Assume interest rate is 4%. a. b. c. d. Question 2 Suppose an investment offers to double your money in 39 years. What annual rate of return are you being offered if interest is compounded semi-annually? a. % b. % c. % d. % Question 3 How many years will it take to quadruple (i.e. 4 times) your money...

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Week 3 Summary Please post your Weekly Summary here. It needs to be a summary of what you learned, liked or disliked etc. Needs to be in your own words in order to earn points. Thanks Response #1 I learned the definition and difference between a capital lease and an operating lease. A capital lease is an agreement that the lesse acquires an asset by the lessor financing. An operating lease is a lease that is more like a rental agreement between the lessor and lessee. There are four different criteria for a lease to be classified a capital lease, if a lease meets any one of the four it...

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Analysis of Legal Cases Ken, grateful that Letisha performed life-saving CPR on him after he had suffered a heart attack, writes a document with the following language: "In consideration of Letisha Washington having saved my life, I hereby promise to pay her 250 per week for life. Signed [Ken Smith]." For the next 3 years, he faithfully makes the weekly payments, and then stops. Letisha, upset that Ken broke his word to her, sues him seeking to reinstate the payments. Was there a valid contract formed in this instance? Why or why not? (5 points) 2. Imagine that Alexandra...

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Analysis of Legal Cases Ken, grateful that Letisha performed life-saving CPR on him after he had suffered a heart attack, writes a document with the following language: "In consideration of Letisha Washington having saved my life, I hereby promise to pay her 250 per week for life. Signed [Ken Smith]." For the next 3 years, he faithfully makes the weekly payments, and then stops. Letisha, upset that Ken broke his word to her, sues him seeking to reinstate the payments. Was there a valid contract formed in this instance? Why or why not? (5 points) 2. Imagine that Alexandra...

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Xeco 212 Appendix A Axia College Material Appendix A Answer the following questions. 1. If the price of a good increases, what happens to demand? The demand decreases because people are not willing to buy as much when the price rises. 2. If the price of a good decreases, what happens to supply? The supply will increase because people are now willing to buy more at a lower price. 3. Does a change in price create curve shifts? Explain. Yes because a change in price results in a change in demand and we know that demand determines the price and vice versa. Complete the following...

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Xeco 212 Week One Assignment Xeco/212 Page 1 A New House Readiness Xeco/212 Page 2 I feel that purchasing a new home is one of the biggest decisions a family can be faced with. I know that because of the person that I am the main principle I would use when purchasing a new home is the second one, which was the cost of something is what you give up to get it. However it would be safe to say that a decision this big over a period of time would at some point factor in all 10 of the principles. I feel this way because you never know what the future may hold and if you were to make any...

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Organizational Focus and Goals HRM 326 Employee Development Introduction In order to meet any goal it is most important to put a plan in place. If a plan is not in place the goal will be difficult to achieve, if at all possible. One of the purposes of a plan is to develop a clear purpose of a thing, and then to determine the best path to achieve success in the venture. There are usually several stages of the plan before it reaches the end result, and with each stage there is a focus which connects with the next phase of the plan. Any successful organization must map out...

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Being a pharmacist is much harder than what you probably thought it was. Pharmacists in a hospital have many, many responsibilities. They must be very careful that they have measured the medication correctly, because one little mistake can be potentially fatal. Pharmacists must know what many of the medications do, and if there are any side effects and incompatibilities with other medications the patient might be on. For example, a person might be taking a medication for another problem, and if the physician and pharmacist don't notice that condition, the prescribed medication...

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The primary focus of my topic is three fold, first if a high ranking official from a firm were to become the Director of an agency and his former company is asking for approval of a drug, how should the Director act in regard to this rulemaking? The second question is not a difficult, if a former Director were to assume a position at a firm asking for approval of a drug, how should the former directors position influence the decisions of the agency? Finally how could government regulation limit the potential conflicts of interest from the "Revolving Door"? The first scenario...

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You own a catering business and you are advertising in the local newspaper to attract new customers. In writing the script for a new ad that is announcing a holiday weekend special discount on catered events, you will offer a 15% discount if the number of attendees to the event is guaranteed to be at least 50 people. You are not sure if you can profitably make good on this promise in all cases. What obligations do you have as a business owner to live up to this ad from the standpoint of moral principles and ethical standards? Are there legal responsibilities involved in this...

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(TCO D) ECON 545 Final Exam A software producer has fixed costs of 18,000 per month and her Total Variable Costs (TVC) as a function of output Q are given below: Q TVC PriceTCTRMRMC 1,000 15,000 25 3300025000-- 2,000 20,000 24 3800048000235 3,000 30,000 23 48000690002110 4,000 50,000 22 68000880001920 5,000 80,000 ...

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E15-13 (a,b) Stock Split and Stock Dividend) The common stock of Warner Inc. is currently selling at 110 per share. The directors wish to reduce the share price and increase share volume prior to a new issue. The per share par value is 10; book value is 70 per share. Five million shares are issued and outstanding. (a) How much is the debit to retained earnings if the board votes a 2-for-1 stock split? (b) Prepare the necessary journal entries if the board votes a 100% stock dividend. Description/Account Debit Credit (To record the declaration) (To record the...

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Week 3 Summary Please post your Weekly Summary here. It needs to be a summary of what you learned, liked or disliked etc. Needs to be in your own words in order to earn points. Thanks Response #1 I learned the definition and difference between a capital lease and an operating lease. A capital lease is an agreement that the lesse acquires an asset by the lessor financing. An operating lease is a lease that is more like a rental agreement between the lessor and lessee. There are four different criteria for a lease to be classified a capital lease, if a lease meets any one of the four it...

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A+ Solution Case reflections and analysis for this course will be 1-2 pages in length and will not require an executive summary, though the portfolio project does require an executive summary. Two questions are given for the critical thinking assignment that you will answer using information from the case or your own research. You may attach appendices if you have graphs or other information to substantiate or demonstrate a point. If you attach appendices, reference them in your document. The case reflection and analysis should be in a format similar to a document you would write...

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A+Solution Business Studies Due in Week 7 Individual formal research report based around any one of the current business issues discussed during LB5214 It must identify and discuss your specific research topic and recommend ways in which that aspect of the issue might be dealt with. Relate your chosen topic to your workplace. Your chosen topic should be discussed for suitability with your lecturer. See section 11 for further details. Assignment Topic A current issue facing Australian business in the post-GFC world. Extra information for assessment 2 - Individual Research...

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A+Solution Credible reference materials, plus your course textbook(s), must be used to complete the assessment. You will provide at least 2 citations from textbook per question. APA Information In-text and reference citations are required for all written responses. All questions will be answered in its entirety. Course Textbook: Barrett, D. J. (2011). Leadership communication (3rd ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill. Chapter 11: Leadership Through Strategic Internal Communication Unit VII Reflection Paper One of the most challenging roles for a leader is to guide an organization...

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A+Solution It’s a three "Write brief summary" type of questions. they have to be referenced with the required textbooks: 1.“Computer Security Principles and Practice”, 2nd Ed, William Stallings and Lawrie Brown,Pearson/Prentice Hall, 2012 2.“The Practice of System and Network Administration”, Thomas A. Limoncelli and Christina J. Hogan, AddisonWesley, 2002 Warning: The following questions are not short-answer ones. You are expected to fully develop structured and logical arguments in your writing. A collection of key words or phrases won’t attract any marks. 1. [5...

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In a distributive negotiation, you are buying a used car and the seller's opening offer is 10,000. Assume your target point is 9000 and your resistance point is 9300, what would you initially offer? ANSWER: Distributive negotiation A type of negotiation in which the parties compete over the distribution of a fixed pool of value. Here, any gain by one party represents a loss to the other. It is also known as a zero-sum negotiation or win-lose negotiation. Seller Opening offer 10,000 Assume Seller Reservation price (s) 10,000 Buyer Initial Price 9,000 Buyer Reservation...

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A+ Solution For this analysis, you will write about the following essays: “Rape: A Bigger Danger than Feminists Know” by Camille Paglia & “Common Decency” by Susan Jacoby ( found in the text 75 Readings an anthology) pages 333 and 338 Within the two essays above, you are confronted with varying opinions exploring Feminism/Rape (gender roles/sexual awareness). Each author has made certain claims about the topic, and your job is to decide who you agree with and why. In any given argument, you can take one of two sides (yes, you must choose a side, despite the...

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ACC 205 Week 3 Assignment Decision Case 1 ACC205: Principles of Accounting 1 Week 3: Assignment: Decision Case 1 Chapter 6, page 344, Decision Case 1: Assume you are opening a Bed Bath & Beyond store. To Finance the business, you need a 500,000 loan, and your banker requires a set of forecasted financial statements. Assume you are preparing the statements and must make some decisions about how to do the accounting for the business. Answer the following questions (refer back to Chapter 5 if necessary). 1: Which type of inventory system will you use? Give your reason. (p....

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A+ Solution Thomas Edison State College Law 201 Week 8 Assignment 7 - Whether Contract Is Unconscionable - Amy, a 20-year-old college student, went to High Note Amy, a 20-year-old college student, went to High Note, a large store specializing in electronics, to buy a home theater setup. The salesman told her that she could rent to own the Alpo Theater Model XL2 if she made lease payments of a mere $25 a week for 100 weeks and a final payment of $500. Without shopping at any other store, Amy signed the contract to rent to own the Alpo theater under the terms discussed above. The...

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A+ Solution University of Phoenix QNT 561 Week 3 Sampling and Data Collection Plan Applied Business Research & Statistics - Data Collection and Hypothesis Sampling Design Using the scenario and two variables your learning team developed for the Week 2 Business Research Project Part 1 assignment, create a paper of no more than 700 words in which the goal is to submit a random sampling plan in such detail that another researcher could replicate the method. Discuss the following: (a) Population and size (b) The target population and brief reasoning (c) Sampling...

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Technical Paper Prof. Dr. Yun-Sheng Wang CIS 510 - Advanced Systems Analysis and Design 12. 17. 2014 Introduction The modern marketing system is using the information system to analyze their financial reports and have a feedback their customers. A marketing information system (MIS) is a management information system designed to support marketing decision making. It brings together many different kinds of data, people, equipment and procedures to help an organization make better decisions. (Marketing Information Systems). If a company has a good marketing information system, the...

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A+ Solution NRS-440V Week 4 How a Bill Becomes a Law (Legislative Worksheet) Trends and Issues in Health Care - Nurses in Politics As you have discovered through this course, nurses are influential members of the community and the political system. Therefore, for the purposes of this assignment you will identify a problem or concern in your community, organization, etc. that has the capacity to be legislated. You will conduct research and state a proposal. Through the legislative process, your proposal for the problem or concern may influence an idea for change into a...

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Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion SOC/315 Thinking About Diversity and Inclusion What are the dimensions of cultural diversity? Identify and briefly explain the dimensions by referencing both textbooks. The dimensions of cultural diversity are Primary Dimensions and Secondary Dimensions. A primary dimensions categories is age, gender, mental, and physical abilities, race, ethnic heritage, and sexual preference (Harvey & Allard, 2009, p. 47). The primary dimensions are a visual contact. Where a person may be reviewed and judged just by looking at a person. By visual review there...

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PSY 240 Week 3 DQ 2 Let's say one is a member of a known gang. If a member of that gang is attacked by another known gang, this is a typical case of action potential. That gang is going to retaliate in the same manner which is directed to the opposing fraction (gang banging). Example, a homie gets shot (activation of neurotransmitter) so the other gang is coming to shoot the other gang member's homie (action potential). Sometimes another known gang gets involved to help out in territorial fights. This in turns puts a spin in the wheel and start what is known as a turf war. I am not sure...

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Homelessness can be seen as a social problem in numerous ways ranging from public safety to economic strain. If a person with a mental illness is outplaced and is living on the streets, that can become a very dangerous situation. The constant resources that are put into homeless indviduals to push them out of areas or into a jail cell. And if tax payers are pretty much already paying for their housing when they go to jail, why would it be worse to pay for them to have a decent living and a foot up to hopefully become a productive member of society. I feel the money is already being...

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1. _____ For an item to be classified as a good pursuant to the Uniform Commercial Code, it must be intangible. (F) 2. _____ Pursuant to the UCC, an agreement modifying a contract needs no consideration to be binding. (T) 3. _____ An oral contract for goods over 500 in price that are specially manufactured for a particular buyer may be enforceable even without a writing. (T) 4. _____ Pursuant to the Uniform Commercial Code, a merchant who sells one type of good will be considered a merchant for any other type of good that he or she sells. (F) 5. _____ If a contract for...

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The Role of Financial Management in a Firm Summarize the role of management as it relates to finance in a corporation. In your post, address the following: Indicate the various aspects of finance that management must understand. Describe why a manager needs to understand the characteristics and importance of financial markets including risk and efficiency. Describe why cash flow is more important than sales in a business. Discuss what could happen if management does not fulfill responsibilities related to finance. If you have one, share a real world example from your own...

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Week 4 - DQ2 - Portfolio Weights - BUS405 Principles of Investments Complete Problem 10 from the Questions and Problems section of Chapter 12: A stock has a beta of .9 and an expected return of 9 percent. A risk-free asset currently earns 4 percent. a.What is the expected return on a portfolio that is equally invested in the two assets? % (See calculations below). Investments Expected Return Beta EXCEL Function Stock 0.9 Bond 0.9 E(Rp) % (B3B4)/2 b.If a portfolio of the two assets has a beta of .5, what are the portfolio weights? % (See...

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What trade-offs are involved in shifting from a traditional operations system to a lean system for: A. A manufacturing firm? B. A service firm? Solution:- A) Manufacturing Firm A lean system requires smaller batch size, lower WIP inventories, quick delivery on demand from suppliers and correct demand forecast. Lean system also important to requires the machines to run without break down. If companies market conditions actual demand is much higher or lower than the forecasted demand or machine breaks down frequently then those cases can implementing lean system is not feasible for a...

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Sequence Diagram for Register a Student for Class use case This is the sequence diagram for register a student for class use case. This sequence diagram shows the flow of messages between all the objects. When a student or staff wants to register a student for class, the SRS system first retrieves the available courses. Once the student/staff makes a course choice, the system retrieves a list of classes open for it. On submitting the class choice, the method RegisterStudentForClass is called. This method first calls the method CheckStudentEligibility. If the student is eligible based on...

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Sequence Diagram for Register a Student for Class use case This is the sequence diagram for register a student for class use case. This sequence diagram shows the flow of messages between all the objects. When a student or staff wants to register a student for class, the SRS system first retrieves the available courses. Once the student/staff makes a course choice, the system retrieves a list of classes open for it. On submitting the class choice, the method RegisterStudentForClass is called. This method first calls the method CheckStudentEligibility. If the student is eligible based on...

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Ethics Paper MGT/498 Ethics Paper Any business that expects to not only turn a profit but have longevity in the market has to operate ethically. A publically traded company has more than the bottom line of earning money, but a responsibility to be a good steward of those profits for their employees, stakeholders and clients. Along with ethics is the social aspect of business which go hand and hand if a business doesn't act ethically responsible then the social ramifications will be poor as well. When a company forms it is a foundation built from an idea a person has and...

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BUS 401 Week 1 DQ 1 - The Role of Financial Management in a Firm (New) Ashford University Summarize the role of management as it relates to finance in a corporation. In your post, address the following: Indicate the various aspects of finance that management must understand. Describe why a manager needs to understand the characteristics and importance of financial markets including risk and efficiency. Describe why cash flow is more important than sales in a business. Discuss what could happen if management does not fulfill responsibilities related to finance. If you have one,...

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BUS 401 Week 1 DQ 1 - The Role of Financial Management in a Firm (New) Ashford University Summarize the role of management as it relates to finance in a corporation. In your post, address the following: Indicate the various aspects of finance that management must understand. Describe why a manager needs to understand the characteristics and importance of financial markets including risk and efficiency. Describe why cash flow is more important than sales in a business. Discuss what could happen if management does not fulfill responsibilities related to finance. If you have one,...

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A+ Grade Work PCN 525 Week 5 Assignment - Analysis of a Career Assessment Instrument Find a particular instrument which measures a psychological-personal characteristic such as aptitude, interests, skill, personality type. The website in the required readings is a place to start looking for instruments. Write a 750-1,000-word essay for which you write about the following: 1.Explain why you chose this assessment 2.State if the instrument is a clinical, qualitative, or quantitative measure and the benefits or detriments of using this approach to assessment. 3.Explain...

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ACCT 212 (Financial Accounting) Devry Week 2 Week 2: The Accounting System and Accrual Accounting – Discussion 1 Prepaid Expenses vs. Unearned Revenue (Graded) From this week's reading, you were introduced to the concept of unearned revenue and prepaid expenses. Imagine that you are CFO of a company that manufacturers picture frames. Your company wants to become more vertically integrated, meaning it no longer wants to purchase the products that go into the frame, but rather manufacture them. To do this, your company has decided to acquire a glass manufacturing company. There are...

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Week 8 Final Exam Page 1 1. (TCO 1) A difference between actual costs and planned costs (Points : 4) 2. (TCO 1) Which of the following is not likely to be a fixed cost? (Points : 4) 3. (TCO 2) Which of the following is not a manufacturing cost? (Points : 4) 4. (TCO 2) A job-order costing system is likely used by a (Points : 4) 5. (TCO 3) Equivalent units are calculated by (Points : 4) 6. (TCO 3) The Freedom Corporation’s painting department had a beginning inventory of 580 units, which had direct material costs of $22,715....

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ACCT 346 (Introduction to Managerial Accounting) Week 8 Final Exam Page 1 1. (TCO 1) A difference between actual costs and planned costs (Points : 4) 2. (TCO 1) Which of the following is not likely to be a fixed cost? (Points : 4) 3. (TCO 2) Which of the following is not a manufacturing cost? (Points : 4) 4. (TCO 2) A job-order costing system is likely used by a (Points : 4) 5. (TCO 3) Equivalent units are calculated by (Points : 4) 6. (TCO 3) The Freedom Corporation’s painting department had a beginning inventory of 580 units, which had direct material costs of $22,715....

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ACCT 505 Managerial Accounting Week 8 Final Exam ACCT 505 Week 8 Final Exam (Set 1) (TCO A) Wages paid to the factory maintenance supervisor are considered an example of: (Points : 5) (TCO A) Rent on a manufacturing plant is an element of: (Points : 5) (TCO B) Evergreen Corp. has provided the following data: (Points : 5) (TCO B) Garth Company sells a single product. If the selling price per unit and the variable expense per unit both increase by 10% and fixed expenses do not change, then: (Points : 5) (TCO E) Rebel Company manufactures a single product and has the following cost...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**NRS-440V Week 4 Legislative Worksheet (SBAR Format): How a Bill Becomes a Law** #### #####Trends and Issues in Health Care - Nurses in Politics As you have discovered through this course, nurses are influential members of the community and the political system. Therefore, for the purposes of this assignment you will identify a problem or concern in your community, organization, etc. that has the capacity to be legislated. You will conduct research and state a proposal. Through the legislative process, your proposal for the problem or concern may influence...

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Facial recognition in the criminal justice system allows for officers or other law enforcement personnel to enter into a database a picture of a person. This picture is then cross referenced to see if they have a match of the person in question. If a match is found then the criminal's record will come up with their previous crimes and any information regarding warrants. In my opinion this is an excellent technological advancement that saves time and improves accuracy. "Facial recognition technology makes use of unalterable features of a face, such as the distance between the centers of the...

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SCI/241Week 1 University of Phoenix Individual Goal Statement I believe the key to a long and healthy life starts with a healthy eating plan. A healthy plan contains a good balance of all the food groups. I have found that my current eating habits are not beneficial to a long and healthy life and if do not change how and what I eat I may be at risk for future health problems. I definitely do not want to have any health problems so too make sure I am doing what I can to help my body I need a plan. I believe that if a person has unhealthy eating habits its most likely not a hundred...

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Week 5 DQ 1 Lean System What trade-offs are involved in shifting from a traditional operations system to a lean system for: A. A manufacturing firm? B. A service firm? A) Manufacturing Firm Correct demand forecast, on time and quick delivery from the suppliers, lower inventories from WIP and smaller batch size are all needed to have a lean system. This system is used for operation that uses machines and avoids breakdown unnecessarily. If the demand on the market is being met all the time, the condition then is being met allowing for more demand to be possibly on the way but if a...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**ENG 106 Week 4 Causal Argument First Draft (Benchmark)** #####Topic: Causal Arguments: Invention and Research Choose an issue about the causes or consequences of a trend, event, or other phenomenon related to the sale or trade of human organs. Write a 1,500–1,750-word argument using five to seven academic resources that persuades an audience to accept your explanation of the causes or consequences of your chosen phenomenon. Within your essay, be sure to do the following: 1. Examine alternative hypotheses or opposing views and explain your reasons for...

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NRS-440V Week 4 Legislative Worksheet (SBAR Format): How a Bill Becomes a Law Trends and Issues in Health Care - Nurses in Politics As you have discovered through this course, nurses are influential members of the community and the political system. Therefore, for the purposes of this assignment you will identify a problem or concern in your community, organization, etc. that has the capacity to be legislated. You will conduct research and state a proposal. Through the legislative process, your proposal for the problem or concern may influence an idea for change into a law. First, refer...

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_A+ Grade Solution_ ####**ACC 307 Week 7 Assignment 1 Should the U.S. Convert to a Zero Personal Income Tax?** In a recent news article located at , NBC News reported that the U.S. Government spends $3.6 trillion per year to fund Social Security, Medicare, homeland defense and safety, education, transportation, and the interest on debt obligations. In spite of the services and benefits that the government provides, many taxpayers dread paying income taxes but consider them a necessary evil. Consequently, there is much debate about the inequities contained within the tax code, due to tax...

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Describe your experience with a consultant, either from your place of employment (current or previous), in the community, or as the consultant yourself. Thinking of this weeks lecture and the components of a contract, did he/she follow that process? If not, what was missed? Describe your experience. If you do not have experience with a consultant, recall a situation from your experience where you would have benefited from having an OD Consultant. What would you have done as a consultant? Why? ANSWER: My experience with a consultant has been satisfactory the organization I had been working...

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1. Two canoes are 10 m apart on a lake.  Each bobs up and down with a period of 8.0 seconds.  When one canoe is at its highest point, the other canoe is at its lowest point.  Both canoes are always within a single cycle of the waves.  Determine the speed of the waves. 2. A pebble is dropped in a lake;  and it produces ripples with a frequency of 0.50 Hz.  When should a second pebble be dropped at the same place to produce destructive interference? 3. A wave has a frequency of 58 Hz and a speed of 31 m/s.  What is the wavelength of this wave? 4. A car moving at 35 m/s approaches a...

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Question 1 Fertilization normally takes place in the uterus cervix fallopian tubes vagina ovary Question 2 Sperm are viable in the female reproductive tract for ________ day(s). one two three four five Question 3 An egg's peak fertile period lasts 8 to 12 hours, but an egg can be fertilized for up to ________ hours following ovulation 14 16 2 20 24 36 Question 4 The sex of a baby is determined at delivery at the moment of conception upon labor during the first trimester during the second trimester Question 5 The embryonic cells that proliferate and eventually form the placenta,...

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### Soil Texture ### Ecosystems and Biomes   **Instructions:** 1. Complete all questions 2. Use the accompanying notes, your text and the Internet as a reference. 3. Turn in your completed lab to the drop box marked Lab 6.   ### _Note: For all three labs, you may work with other students, but all answers must be in your own words. You will be asked to do questions similar to these on the lab quiz, which will be timed. If a classmate explains an answer to you, be sure to rewrite the answer in your own words. If you cannot do this, then you do not yet understand the material well...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 8   1. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. Put options give investors the right to buy a stock at a certain strike price before a specified date. b. Call options give investors the right to sell a stock at a certain strike price before a specified date. c. Options typically sell for less than their exercise value. d. LEAPS are very short-term options that were created relatively recently and now trade in the market. e. An option holder is not entitled to receive dividends unless he or she exercises their option before the stock goes ex...

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FIN 534 Homework Chapter 16   1. Swim Suits Unlimited is in a highly seasonal business, and the following summary balance sheet data show its assets and liabilities at peak and off-peak seasons (in thousands of dollars): Peak Off-Peak Cash $ 50 $ 30 Marketable securities 0 20 Accounts receivable 40 20 Inventories 100 50 Net fixed assets 500 500 Total assets $690 $620 Payables and accruals $ 30 $ 10 Short-term bank debt 50 0 Long-term debt 300 300 Common equity 310 310 Total claims $690 $620 From this data we may conclude that a. Swim Suits' current asset financing policy...

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3. Based on the corporate valuation model, the value of a companys operations is $1,200 million. The companys balance sheet shows $80 million in accounts receivable, $60 million in inventory, and $100 million in short-term investments that are unrelated to operations. The balance sheet also shows $90 million in accounts payable, $120 million in notes payable, $300 million in long-term debt, $50 million in preferred stock, $180 million in retained earnings, and $800 million in total common equity. If the company has 30 million shares of stock outstanding, what is the best estimate of the...

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4. Based on the corporate valuation model, the value of a companys operations is $900 million. Its balance sheet shows $70 million in accounts receivable, $50 million in inventory, $30 million in short-term investments that are unrelated to operations, $20 million in accounts payable, $110 million in notes payable, $90 million in long-term debt, $20 million in preferred stock, $140 million in retained earnings, and $280 million in total common equity. If the company has 25 million shares of stock outstanding, what is the best estimate of the stocks price per share? a. $23.00 b....

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2. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? a. One disadvantage of dividend reinvestment plans is that they increase transactions costs for investors who want to increase their ownership in the company. b. One advantage of dividend reinvestment plans is that they enable investors to postpone paying taxes on the dividends credited to their account. c. Stock repurchases can be used by a firm that wants to increase its debt ratio. d. Stock repurchases make sense if a company expects to have a lot of profitable new projects to fund over the next few years, provided investors are aware...

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3\. Halka Company is a no-growth firm. Its sales fluctuate seasonally, causing total assets to vary from \$320,000 to \$410,000, but fixed assets remain constant at $260,000. If the firm follows a maturity matching (or moderate) working capital financing policy, what is the most likely total of long-term debt plus equity capital? a. $260,642 b. $274,360 c. $288,800 d. $304,000 e. $320,000

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4\. A product sells for \$750 in the United States. The exchange rate is \$1 to 1.65 Swiss francs. If purchasing power parity (PPP) holds, what is the price of the product in Switzerland? a. 123.75 Swiss francs b. 454.55 Swiss francs c. 750.00 Swiss francs d. 1,237.50 Swiss francs e. 1,650.00 Swiss francs

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**MGT 488 Complete Course** **STRATEGIC BUSINESS MANAGEMENT AND PLANNING**   **Week 1** **Individual Assignment:** Internal Risk Assessment **Resources:** University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center **Access** the University Librarys MarketLine Business Information Center and look up one of the following companies: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Jet Blue Airways Corporation Hewlett-Packard Company Home Depot **Prepare** a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper identifying the key capabilities of your selected company. Discuss the firms strengths and weaknesses in marketing, human...

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**HCS 438 Week 5 Analysis of Data Reports in Published Journal** Learning Team Analysis of Data Reports in Published Journal Articles Select two quantitative research reports from the University Library that test a hypothesis. At least one of the research reports must use correlational statistical procedures, and at least one of the research reports must use inferential statistical procedures. Both research reports must relate to the health care field. Obtain instructor approval for your selected study. Answer the following questions about the studies individually. Discuss your answers...

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There are 17 black dresses and 14 red dresses in a closet. Two dresses will be selected at random without replacement. The chance that the second dress is red given that the first dress is black is: Find the probability that three cards are drawn from a deck, and you get an ace, followed by a jack, followed by a queen. A die is tossed 5 times.  You win $1 when you get a 6.  Find the chance that you win only on the 2nd roll. A penny will be rolled some number of times, and you win $1 if it shows heads more than 35% of the time. Which is better? A gambler bets $1 on four numbers 1000...

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**HCS 465 Week 4 Evaluating the Research Process** Individual Assignment Evaluating the Research Process Resource: Evaluating the Research Process Grading Criteria. Select one of the articles collected in the Week One Annotated Bibliography assignment. Write a 1,400- to -1,750-word paper that evaluates the research process within your chosen article. Explain the research process and what you can assume from the study from the following perspectives: How is the literature review used in this research? What are ethical considerations for data collection? What is the data telling us...

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SCI 201 Week 2 DQs How do an individuals attitude and belief about CAM influences healthcare treatment choices? What is the philosophy behind complementary healing therapies? Describe treatment principles within each of the five domains defined by NCCAM. How are herbs, oils, supplements, and homeopathic remedies regulated? What does the regulation cover? What agency provides the regulation? How would you determine if a source regarding CAM issue is credible? Herbs, oils, and supplements are widely available. What are some guidelines consumers should consider for safe and effective...

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Question 1 Fertilization normally takes place in the uterus cervix fallopian tubes vagina ovary Question 2 Sperm are viable in the female reproductive tract for \___\_____ day(s). one two three four five Question 3 An egg's peak fertile period lasts 8 to 12 hours, but an egg can be fertilized for up to \___\_____ hours following ovulation 14 16 2 20 24 36 Question 4 The sex of a baby is determined at delivery at the moment of conception upon labor during the first trimester during the second trimester Question 5 The embryonic cells that proliferate and eventually form the placenta,...

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HCS 438 Week 5 Learning Team Analysis of Data Reports in Published Journal Articles Select two quantitative research reports from the University Library that test a hypothesis. At least one of the research reports must use correlational statistical procedures, and at least one of the research reports must use inferential statistical procedures. Both research reports must relate to the health care field. Obtain instructor approval for your selected study. Answer the following questions about the studies individually. Discuss your answers with the team. Are the procedures used...

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HCS 438 Complete Course Week 1 Individual Sample of Chart or Graph Find a chart or graph related to the health care field to complete this assignment. The chart or graph should be related to an article or other supporting documentation. Respond to the following questions in bullet format. Use complete sentences. Identify the type of chart or graph and what this type of chart or graph usually depicts. Pie charts, for example, show portions of the whole and line charts show trends over time. Was the proper chart or graph used to present this data? Why or why not? Was this...

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HCS 438 Week 5 Analysis of Data Reports in Published Journal Article Learning Team Analysis of Data Reports in Published Journal Articles Select two quantitative research reports from the University Library that test a hypothesis. At least one of the research reports must use correlational statistical procedures, and at least one of the research reports must use inferential statistical procedures. Both research reports must relate to the health care field. Obtain instructor approval for your selected study. Answer the following questions about the studies individually. Discuss...

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HLT 362 Module 3 Hypothesis Excel Worksheet Module 3 Hypothesis Excel Worksheet There were two independent groups of students who took a school course by different modes. The first sample of students took the course in the online mode and the second sample took the course in the conventional face-to-face mode. Using the sample data, determine if there is a significant difference in the scores between the two groups. SE[M1-M2] t-score Are the two sample means sufficient to conclude that the educational modes are significantly different? Give reasons for your decision.

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1) In a study on the distribution of tree-roosting birds, if there are $200$ birds randomly distributed on $500$ trees, find the probability that a given tree contains exactly three birds. .

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The standard deviation of X, denoted SD(X), is given by $SD(X)=\sqrt{Var(X)}$ Find SD(aX + b) if X has variance $\sigma^2$

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**A++ Work! 100% CORRECT PHYSICS TUTORIAL INCLUDES ANSWERS TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS 1. A crate rests on the flatbed of a truck that is initially traveling at 15 m/s on a level road. The driver applies the brakes and the truck brought to a halt in a distance of 38 m. If the deceleration of the truck is constant, what is the minimum coefficient of friction between the crate and the truck that is required to keep the crate from sliding? 2. The world's largest Ferris wheel with a radius of 50.0 m is located in Yokohama City, Japan. Each of the sixty gondolas on the wheel takes...

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A+ TUTORIAL FOR SPE 513 CEC Website Critique. Use this as a reference to help you write a great paper! SPE 513 CEC Website Critique Council for Exceptional Children Website Critique Name SPE 513 Date The Council for Exceptional Children Website is an informational site intended to develop the public knowledge base on children with special education needs. The website provides specific information regarding legislation and special educational issues in terms that every person can understand. It does an excellent job of making the content approachable and understandable for...

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Legislative Worksheet (SBAR Format) - How a Bill Becomes a Law SITUATION: IS THIS SOMETHING THAN CAN BE LEGISLATED? Identify the problem/concern: BACKGROUND: DO YOUR RESEARCH Include studies, reports, personal experience, or anecdotal stories related to your proposal. ASSESSMENT: FINANCES AND STAKEHOLDERS Identify financial impact if any (e.g., added costs, cost savings, increased revenue): RECOMMENDATION Make an appointment with your legislator to discuss your proposal.

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PSY 211 Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs - Learning Team A Discussion Theory contends that as humans meet basic needs, they seek to satisfy successively higher needs that occupy a set hierarchy. Our team agreed that the hierarchy makes sense. Once your basic physiological needs are met, like food and water, and then you can focus on the next levels of the pyramid. If you are hungry or thirsty, you would find it difficult to think beyond those basic desires. We didn't think it was necessary to satisfy the goals in the order of the pyramid once you get past meeting your basic needs. You...

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Read the Student Code of Academic Integrity located in the Center for Writing Excellence and discuss the difference between intentional and unintentional plagiarism. How does the Student Code of Academic Integrity relate to a course on Ethics? Please post your reply to this thread. Intentional plagiarism happens if a student is aware that he or she is using someone else's ideas or words claiming them as their own. This includes purchasing assignment papers by the Internet and has become one of the most common forms of intentional plagiarism. Other ways are making up a quoted source...

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WEEK 5 1. Question : Find the area under the normal distribution curve between z and z . Student Answer: Instructor Explanation: See section 12.6 of the textbook. Points Received: 0 of 1 Comments: 2. Question : For the 20 test scores shown, find the percentile rank for a score of 86. 75 63 92 74 86 50 77 82 98 65 71 89 75 66 87 59 70 83 91 73 Student Answer: 75th percentile 30th percentile 80th percentile 70th percentile Instructor Explanation: See section 12.5 of the...

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The General Appeal Process The General Appeal Process was designed to allow one to appeal decisions concerning medical claims that one does not agree with. The General appeals process can be used to challenge the payer's decision regarding the insurance claim. The medical provider cans begin the appeal process by first asking that the decision of the payer be reviewed. A patient also has the right to request an appeal concerning a claim decision in which they are not in agreement with. If a claim is denied for payment it could be the result of a variety of simple overlooked mistakes...

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Finance 534 week 5 quiz 4 Question 1 Assume that in recent years both expected inflation and the market risk premium (rM ? rRF) have declined. Assume also that all stocks have positive betas. Which of the following would be most likely to have occurred as a result of these changes? Answer Correct Answer: The required returns on all stocks have fallen, but the fall has been greater for stocks with higher betas. Question 2 Assume that the risk-free rate is 5%. Which of the following statements is CORRECT? Correct Answer: If a stock has a negative...

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Week 3 DQ 2 What benefits do firms gain from hedging activities? Can all risk be hedged and/or mitigated? Why or why not? The gain of hedging method is that it minimizes the disclosure to trade rate fluctuations that MNCs are vulnerable to. In order to attain this, worldwide companies can come in into money forward, potential and alternative contracts. The potential and forward contracts permit the patrons to lock in the money rate at which a definite currency will be acquired or sold at a definite date in the future. For instance if a US based corporation needs 1,000 Singapore dollars...

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Week 2 DQ 1 Intelligence There are many ways to measure the intelligence of a person. One well known method is the I.Q. testing. Take the I.Q. Test available at the I.Q. Test Labs website (). Using your experience with this test and the information from our reading assignment this week respond to the following: a. Do you agree with the results of your own I.Q. test? Why or why not? b. How do you feel about the practice of I.Q. testing? What did you learn about I.Q. testing? How does your experience connect with information from the text on I.Q.? c. If a parent asked you what you...

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How much control does a person have over his or her health? This question has to deal with internal and external locus of control. Everyone has the power to control their own lives, it just depends on what you believe in. If a person believes that someone or something else controls a situation or that they dare not act in a certain way because of repercussion, they may become irritated and give up. These people demonstrate external locus of control (Donatelle, 2010). On the other hand, people who demonstrate internal locus of control believe they have the power overtheir own actions...

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Discussion Question 3 Have U.S. environmental conditions over the last 30 years improved as a result of federal environmental regulations?How and why or why not? I do not believe environmental conditions over the last 30 years because of federal environmental regulations have improved. The reason I feel this way is there is too many loop holes in the regulations. Companies find ways around the regulations. If a company over pollutes then the company pays a fine. However, the damage is done. How many companies do you think that can afford a fine every year or 2 years? In addition, our...

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Summary Question ACC 290 Summary Question Accounting systems vary from company to company. However, most companies depend on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). These principles keep every company using a standardized system of accounting. Therefore, if a financial institution or investor desires to see specific information about a company the financial officer will be able to read those books clearly. Cash based accounting is a type of bookkeeping. However, most organizations use accrual basis accounting. Both account for cash flow in and out of the organization....

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ACC 349 Final ExamWith Answer key This study guide prepares you for the Final Examination you complete in the last week of the course. It contains practice questions, which are related to each week's objectives. Highlight the correct response, and then refer to the answer key at the end of this study guide to check your answers. Use each week's questions as a self-test at the start of a new week to reflect on the previous week's concepts. When you come across concepts that you are unfamiliar with, refer to the Student Guide for that particular week. Week One: Fundamentals of...

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Analysis of a Quantitative Research Report NUR 429 University of Phoenix The problem this study was conducted to resolve appears to revolve around the fact that most chemotherapy treatments for cancer patients are done on an outpatient basis and that oncology nurses are faced with the challenge of providing The an overwhelming amount of basic information on the drugs, potential side effects, and measures to alleviate side effects in a limited amount of time. More of the problem would seem to be if the phone calls are made to patients as well as assessing their self-care agency...

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ECO 365Final Exam University of Phoenix Question One What is the most important determinant of price elasticity of demand? Why is this so? Price elasticity that relates to demand is determined by many factors. Price elasticity is measured by the change in price and the response from consumer demand. The demand of a good or service will vary the price in the item. The most important factor to determine the price elasticity of demand is necessity. If a good is a necessity, the demand will seldom change and the price is able to be adjusted. The demand is the most important due...

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ECO 372International Trade and Finance Speech International Trade and Finance Speech International trade is experienced between countries in which they share in trading goods and services. By trading amongst countries, we all can experience goods and services that are not native to one another countries. In addition, trading is done to generate revenue for ones country. Trading also contributes to ones economy by increasing employment. If a country is exporting a lot of goods in a given period of time then this would create employment within the economy because the country would need...

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Archer Daniels Midland Company is considering buying a new farm that it plans to operate for 10 years. The farm will require an initial investment of million. This investment will consist of million for land and million for trucks and other equipment. The land, all trucks, and all other equipment is expected to be sold at the end of 10 years at a price of million, million above book value. The farm is expected to produce revenue of million each year, and annual cash flow from operations equals million. The marginal tax rate is 35 percent, and the appropriate discount rate is 9...

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Bus 475 Final Strategic Plan Week 5 Final Strategic Plan and Presentation BUS/475 Individual Paper Week 5 Final Strategic Plan and Presentation To start my strategic plan I would have to figure out my summary of my initial considerations for the business intended called Amy's Flower Shop before its opening. Here are some initial strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, threats, and of course trends. Then one must find their vision mission, know their values, SWOTT analysis, and balanced scorecards and have a good communication plan in place before starting a business. Summary of Initial...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right decision and making the right...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right decision and making the right...

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Abstract In the research conducted by Hansen and Hawkes, among the children who had been receiving non-maternal care, those who experienced formal group care had comparatively showed a most positive cognitive and behavioral outcome; while according to Bornstein and Hahn, infant care was neither universally hurtful nor helpful in child development. Although Hansen and Hawkes' research contained certain discrepancies that the result did not appear credible enough, Bornstein and Hahn's design was careful and comprehensive which made their conclusion convincible. Their findings had...

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Aggregate Supply and Demand Model Aggregate Demand and Supply Models ECO 372 Aggregate Demand and Supply Models According to the United States Census bureau's report, median income for a family household is down nearly 1.7%, from 2010 to 2011. That means for a family of four in 2010 they were living on approximately 63,331 per year. In 2011 that number went down to 62,274. This does not seem like much but this can be very hard on a family especially with the costs of everything continuing to go up, that 1100 has to be cut from somewhere in the families budget, because unlike the...

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Annotated Bibliography for Students Cheating and Plagiarizing DeVry University Annotated Bibliography for Students cheating and plagiarizing Intro Teachers all around the world know that students cheat and plagiarize often but how do we stop it? After some very thorough research I discovered a few techniques that teacher can use to limit or decrease cheating and plagiarism. Teachers can design assignments that require students to explore the subject that are going to talk about in depth. If a students work raises suspicion while a teacher is grading his/her paper than teachers...

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English Final outline Students Cheating and Plagiarizing DeVry University Students cheating and plagiarizing I. Introduction A. Topic 1) What is your research question? (Teachers all around the world know that students cheat and plagiarize often but how do we stop it?) 2) What is your working thesis? (It answers your research question and defines the direction of your argument.) (I think teachers can design assignments that require students to explore the subject that are going to talk about in depth. If a students work raises suspicion while a teacher is grading...

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CHAPTER 10 BOND PRICES AND YIELDS 1. a. Catastrophe bond. Typically issued by an insurance company. They are similar to an insurance policy in that the investor receives coupons and par value, but takes a loss in part or all of the principal if a major insurance claims is filed against the issuer. This is provided in exchange for higher than normal coupons. b. Eurobonds are bonds issued in the currency of one country but sold in other national markets. c. Zero-coupon bonds are bonds that pay no coupons, but do pay a par value at maturity. d. Samurai bond. Yen-denominated bonds...

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Foundations and Implications of a Differentiated Classroom Brochure NEW Being able to determine if differentiated instruction is more effective than the use one method of instruction would be sufficient to change the way America teaches their children to learn. Every learner is different; however, instructors still use one method to instruct. Doing this does not facilitate learning for every learner. Using differentiated instructions would allow for instructors to enhance the learning experience for learners in attendance. The Multiple Instructional Method (MIM) allows the...

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Hca 230 Health Care Roles In Communication University of Phoenix HCA 230 7 Communication is very important as you want to make sure all parties involved understand every piece of information that is being said in a conversation. When there is no communication than someone that is involved in a party will be left confused and might misunderstand what is being said. Concepts in the medical field can be very misunderstood as not everyone has the "lingo" medical terminology. Caregivers who do not make their patients feel comfortable might lead to that patient hesitating to ask questions, or...

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Disease Trends and the Delivery of Health Care Services Understanding The Patient Intake Process University of Phoenix Claims Preparation I: Clean Bills of Health HCR 220 Abstract Having the ability to understand and recognize the patient intake process is really imperative when working with concerns of patients entering the health-care systems. During the new patient process a practice has to be prepared to collect as much patient information about the patient's medical history and other pertinent information has to be obtained at the time of the visit. If a new patient is in a...

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Disease Trends and the Delivery of Health Care Services Understanding The Patient Intake Process University of Phoenix Claims Preparation I: Clean Bills of Health HCR 220 Abstract Having the ability to understand and recognize the patient intake process is really imperative when working with concerns of patients entering the health-care systems. During the new patient process a practice has to be prepared to collect as much patient information about the patient's medical history and other pertinent information has to be obtained at the time of the visit. If a new patient is in a...

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Disease Trends and the Delivery of Health Care Services Understanding The Patient Intake Process University of Phoenix Claims Preparation I: Clean Bills of Health HCR 220 Abstract Having the ability to understand and recognize the patient intake process is really imperative when working with concerns of patients entering the health-care systems. During the new patient process a practice has to be prepared to collect as much patient information about the patient's medical history and other pertinent information has to be obtained at the time of the visit. If a new patient is in a...

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Week 2 - DQ 1 Under what circumstances would a company need to estimate its inventory? What are the differences between using the gross profit method and retail inventory method for estimating inventory? Which method of estimation, gross profit or retail inventory, is best? Explain your answer. Response #1 A company would need to estimate their inventory if a large theft incident occurred or some type of disaster suddenly happened. The difference between using the gross profit method and retail inventory method for estimating an inventory is the retail method uses a formula of the...

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Learning Check 11-6 a. Briefly describe three strategies for testing internal controls when information technology is used for significant accounting processing. The assessing of control risk is based on user of control and involves testing human controls not the computer software. Each person checking transaction from a list or checking documents to ensure accuracy is determined and if a person doing the risk regularly is determined. Application controls usually involves three steps; testing computer applications, computer general controls, and manual follow-up of exceptions....

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Week Three LT Cast Study Assignment ACC/497 Week Three LT Cast Study Assignment a) Discuss the qualitative concept of comparability. In your opinion, would the financial statements of companies operating in one of the foreign countries listed above be comparable to a U.S. company's financial statements? Explain. In regards to the qualitative concept of comparability, information is becoming more and more useful to companies as a whole. When individuals are able to see two separate items and or similarities and differences in an item this is referred to as comparability. ...

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king xiv and queen Elizabeth Government Louis XIV's government was the epitome of European Diving Right Absolute Monarchism. France under Louis XIV became the model of absolutism (Sherman 406). The divine right of kings is a political and religious doctrine of royal and political legitimacy. It asserts that a monarch is subject to no earthy authority, deriving his right to rule directly from the will of God (Parker 440). According to the diving right of kings only God can judge the king. Therefore if a subject questions the king, he is indirectly questioning God which is sufficient...

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An over view of the international market has proven that cultural integration in the work place is becoming in today's global economy, working with people from different cultures is becoming a standard. It brings various productivity and improved performance but great challenges, misunderstandings and conflicts might be introduced in an organization if not properly managed. The key to successful business lies in the managers' ability to motivate their staff and to achieve this, an understanding of what drives their staff is necessary. Reactions and interpretations of managers' actions and...

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MKT 571 week 5 DQ 1 Total Customer Service(TCS) Why is total customer service (TCS) so important? What happens if a product or service does not actually meet its perceived performance or customer expectations? How can relationship marketing benefit a company? The Value of Total Customer Service(TCS) As you asked in your assignment, my oral presentation opener is nearing its final stages of completion. I have looked into different options on expressing the value of good customer service. I feel the following content best fits this assignment. When it comes to feeling...

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PAD 500 An Examination of the Challenges Faced by a Public Administrator PAD: 500 Modern Public Administration Strayer University ABSTRACT In 1947, the blast at Centralia No. 5 in Illinois killed one hundred and eleven men. This disaster could have been easily prevented if the administrators who took an oath to protect and serve their community would have taken these vows seriously. The paper will give identify and explain steps the public administrator in the incident could have taken to de-escalate the situation. The paper will also analyze and discuss the motivations toward...

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PAD 520 Assignment Constitutional Rights Constitutional Rights Strayer University PAD 520 Korb v. Raytheonr of 1989 is a case predicated on the freedom of speech and if a corporation has the right to dismiss you based on whether your speech directly or indirectly affects the company and a individual as there is associated with that company. Mr Korb was released from his duties as vice president for Washington operations of Raytheon Corporation because he spoke the media publicly and expressed views in direct conflict with the corporation's economic interest. It was noted that...

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PAD 525 Constitutional Rights Constitutional Rights Strayer University PAD 525 Korb v. Raytheonr of 1989 is a case predicated on the freedom of speech and if a corporation has the right to dismiss you based on whether your speech directly or indirectly affects the company and a individual as there is associated with that company. Mr Korb was released from his duties as vice president for Washington operations of Raytheon Corporation because he spoke the media publicly and expressed views in direct conflict with the corporation's economic interest. It was noted that he spoke on...

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Personal Philosophy of Classroom Management Current Personal Philosophy of Classroom Management I). As one consider their current view of classroom management, I characterize my own style as speedy, energetic, tough love, humanistic, and reasonable in view. I've briefly described them as: a. Speedy: I 'nip a problem in the bud" as soon as I see early signs of trouble or danger. Speedy interventions are proactive, and help to take care of little issues before they become big ones. For example, if a student blurts out, "I don't like this assignment because it's stupid." I don't...

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PSY 326 Critique of Quantitative Research Article Critique of a Research Study Read the full texts of the study you selected in Week One and the sources you included in your Week Two bibliography. Evaluate each source and write a critique of the study using the textbook and articles from the Week Two assignment to support your evaluation. Use the following section headings and content in your paper. Introduction State the purpose of the paper. Clearly identify the study being critiqued, by title and authors. Summarize the research question, hypothesis (if a quantitative study), and...

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Forecasting Indices Forecasting with Indices University of Phoenix QRB 501 Quantitative Reasoning for Business Forecasting with Indices This writer will begin by defining forecast and index while detailing the importance of both as they relate to the makeup of any company. This type of data can be financial or non-financial depending on what the company offers. Forecasting is a method used by companies to predict current and future trends. Many companies have realized this to be the backbone of the company because it predicts whether or not a company will break even and if a...

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Sales Force Compensation In today's economy, keeping the morale of the sales force in a high gear is vital if a company is to achieve profitability. One of the factors that boost the morale and productivity of the sales force is a reward program that recognizes and addresses their needs. It is in the companys best interest to keep the sales force motivated for higher sales revenue and elevated levels of financial growth. To assist in understanding the impact and role played by reward programs, General Motors compensation plan will be used as a guide in creating an effective workforce...

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Grant Proposal Criminal Justice Management Theory and Practice/CJA454 Given the state of the current economy in the United States any type of extra funding would be greatly appreciated by any group or organization. A grant could go far in helping any organization perform better and achieve their goals more efficiently. 100,000 is a grant that any department would be able to make good use of within their organization and put to use. If a department would be fortunate to receive that large amount of money from a grant, they would have to be prepared to allocate the funds properly. The...

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What are the major features of a business that are important for understanding the role of information systems Answer To understand the role of information systems in an organization it is important that businesses have those areas that technology tools can be applied to. businesses which want to use IT tools have to have leadership that embraces technology . It should also have those ideas that would make it innovative and strategic to use technology. It should have human resources that is willing to learn and adapt to new methods. In short if an organization is a learning...

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Critical Thinking What is a successful lesson framework composed of? How would this framework vary between two different content areas? Why is it important to consider the background of the students and possible assessments used when designing a lesson? How does this lead to student achievement? Reflect on the strategies you have learned thus far for differentiated instruction. Choose three of these strategies. Compare/contrast each strategy, noting the differences and similarities in student achievement. Could any of these strategies be combined and, if so, how will this impact...

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How are permanent codes different from temporary codes? What could be the result of a system without permanent codes? Provide examples in your day 2 in the Main Forum. Week # 6 Discussion Question 1 Permanent Codes cannot be changed unless all panel members agree. Advisers from private payers also help with input to the workgroup of panel members. After checking with a payer for specific codes an insurance specialist may use a miscellaneous or not otherwise classified code if a permanent code is not available. Temporary Codes are also used by many payers, and when Temporary...

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How are permanent codes different from temporary codes? What could be the result of a system without permanent codes? Provide examples in your day 2 in the Main Forum. Week # 6 Discussion Question 1 Permanent Codes cannot be changed unless all panel members agree. Advisers from private payers also help with input to the workgroup of panel members. After checking with a payer for specific codes an insurance specialist may use a miscellaneous or not otherwise classified code if a permanent code is not available. Temporary Codes are also used by many payers, and when Temporary...

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Tuskegee Syphilis HCS/435 Tuskegee Syphilis Tuskegee Syphilis experiment was a 40 years study from 1932 to 1972 in Tuskegee, Alabama. The experiment was conducted on a group of 399 impoverished and illiterate African American sharecroppers. This disease was not; however revealed to them by the US Government. They were told they were going to receive treatment for bad blood. The study proved to be one of the most horrendous studies carried out that disregarded the basic ethical principles of conduct. It symbolized medical, and disregard for human life. Standard medical treatment...

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Research and Reflect HRM 323 Research and Reflect If a supervisor came to me for guidance in dealing with a possible conflict, I would assume that there have been signs from the interested parties that a conflict is brewing. Perhaps he noticed uneasiness in the manner in which the two parties (Donna and Kelly) are communicating. Maybe in meetings they are low on verbal communication with each other, but high on shoulder shrugs or eye rolling. Perhaps other members of the team have approached the supervisor with concerns. The supervisor does not know when or how to intervene with...

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Select a regulatory or compliance requirement related to employment or the workplace. The requirement may involve workplace safety, wages and hours, or retirement. What obligations does that requirement create for employers and employees? How can managers ensure compliance? Try to avoid discussing regulatory or compliance requirements mentioned by other students. Comment on your classmates posts. Companies certainly can consider to hire those who are over 40. What happens when the companies decide that the employee that has been there for 20 years is making much more money than...

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Do you think private, nonprofit, or public entities offer the best services? Explain why. What could the other entities do to make services better? I think the Private nonprofit or not-for-profit facilities offer the best services because the facility is exempt from Federal, State, and possibly local taxes. The facility is exempt from taxes as long as the facility operates from religious, charitable, scientific, or educational purposes. This means that the facility offers its services at the lowest cost and can not refuse to treat an individual because they can not pay. If a patient...

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In thousands of homes across the nation victims of terminal illnesses sit in pain due to their sicknesses. Should these people have to go through all of that pain and suffering just for the end result of death? Should these people have the right to assisted death, to rid themselves of unbearable pain? This topic has been one of the great controversies over the last several years. Not too long ago if someone was found assisting in suicide, it was seen as a felony crime. But recently there have been court cases taken up in two federal appellate courts...

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The O. J. Simpson double murder trial is perhaps the most publicized case this decade. However, before the police can arrest Simpson and prosecute him, they must investigate. The investigation techniques LAPD used are used all over the world. CRIME SCENE Patrol officers received a disturbance call at Nicole Simpson's residence. They arrived on scene and discovered two bodies. They looked around to see if the suspect is anywhere around then they checked to determine the two subjects were dead. The officers immediately contacted the detectives on duty and supervisors and then...

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A Philosophy For All- An Analysis of the Tao There is no single definition of Taoism in the Tao de Ching. The reader realizes that she will not find one in the text after seeing the first sentence. By saying that whatever can be described of the Tao is not the true Tao, its author, Lao-tzu, establishes his first premise: the Tao is a force beyond human explanation. However this assumption does not mean that he can't attempt to describe it. Using the literary tools of contradiction, parallel structure, and metaphor, Lao-tzu discusses the Tao in language regular people can...

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For many years, preferential treatment has been used to try to make up for past wrong-doings to minorities. There have been many cases tried over racial discrimination, with verdicts of both innocent and guilty. Ronald Dworkin attempts to argue that preferential treatment is socially useful and at the same time does not violate people's rights. This is wrong for many reasons; here I shall illustrate how preferential treatment hinders racial equality, violates people's rights, and can lead to a lower opinion toward a particular race. Dworkin believes that continuing preferential...

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HR Roles and Responsibilities MGT/431 HR Roles and Responsibilities As the work environment changes so must human resources. Given the economy in a downward turn, the roles of human resources have changed to adapt with smaller staffs and more demands on the roles that are to be filled. Human Resources is defined by managing humans, however simplistic that may sound the task is far more difficult. Successful companies have policies and practices that are to be enforced. Along with managing people comes the role of deciding staffing , if a department is short staffed human resources...

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FIN 534 Chapter 10 Solution: 1. C - A NPV profile graph is designed to give decision makers an idea about how a project's contribution to the firm's value varies with the cost of capital. NPV profile depicts the relation between the NPV of a project and interest rates and its graph represents how NPV changes with respect to the changes in interest rates. 2. B - The higher the WACC used to calculate the NPV, the lower the calculated NPV will be. NPV ? CFn/(1 i)n According to the equation above NPV and weighted average cost of capital - i - have an inverse relation. 3. D -...

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FIN 540 - Homework Chapter 21 Answers Directions: Answer the following five questions on a separate document. Explain how you reached the answer or show your work if a mathematical calculation is needed, or both. Submit your assignment using the assignment link in the course shell. Each question is worth five points apiece for a total of 25 points for this homework assignment. 1. The major contribution of the Miller model is that it demonstrates that a. personal taxes decrease the value of using corporate debt. b. financial distress and agency costs reduce the value of using...

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Delinquency or juvenile delinquency is defined as an unusual or abnormal behavior of children or adolescents while dealing with the juveniles. A juvenile who is suffering with the delinquency will commit the crime many of the times. For example if a juvenile is of a nature of stealing, that particular individual will repeat the same may have the times even though he is been warned or given punishment. This nature of the individuals or juveniles or adolescents can be because of man reasons. Some of them include bipolar disorders or may be because of post traumatic stress disorder....

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Globalization and Outsourcing Develop an annotated bibliography on one of the following factors that has had a significant impact on business and management communication in the past decade: diversity globalization and outsourcing pace of life and work evolving workplace technologies influence of social media ethical challenges Introduction Both the concepts globalization and outsourcing go hand in hand to make the current world high tech global village. Availability of better means of transportation and communication across the world makes us believe that world if...

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A Rock Concert Have you ever experienced an overload of every sense at once? Well, rock concerts can almost take you there. I went to see AC/DC in the spring of 1991, and it was truly a festival of sensory overloads. My body felt as if they stimulated it in every area to its complete capacity. The level of sound was so astronomical. The decibel level was on the threshold of pain. The music roared through the streets for miles, outside the coliseum. Every time the bass drum was struck, I could feel the repercussion in the organs within my chest. It even made my teeth chatter. ...

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Brad Miska Period 8 English gives a F**k!!! My life has been nothing but censorship since the time I was born. When I was very young and lived in Chicago there were all sorts of interesting things around to play with. My parents physically censored me by putting me in "baby prison." They felt that certain things needed to be censored from me because of their potential danger. So I was kept out of harms way in the playpen or crib. As I grew older and was no longer watched by my parents 24 hours a day, I realized that I was censored by others. In school, it was constantly no...

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A Rock Concert Have you ever experienced an overload of every sense at once? Well, rock concerts can almost take you there. I went to see AC/DC in the spring of 1991, and it was truly a festival of sensory overloads. My body felt as if they stimulated it in every area to its complete capacity. The level of sound was so astronomical. The decibel level was on the threshold of pain. The music roared through the streets for miles, outside the coliseum. Every time the bass drum was struck, I could feel the repercussion in the organs within my chest. It even made my teeth...

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BUS 644 week 1 dq 2 Business Processes Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal and external environment for taking the right decision and making the right policies in...

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CJA 314 Policy Issues Paper Writea 700- to 1050-word paper addressing the selected topic of your choice. Within your paper, be sure to address the following elements: Was the content of your video a personal crime, property crime, or policy issue? What causal factors were addressed in the video? What policy implications or recommendations were provided in the video to address the crime? Were budgetary or financial issues discussed in the video? If so, elaborate. What future implications were discussed in the video? What other content-specific information is relevant to your...

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CJA 444 Week 4 Motivation paper Write a 1,050- to 1,200 word paper analyzing your agency or place of work and the motivation processes used within that workplace as identified with the following theories Maslow Alderfer Herzberg Acquired needs Define each of the theories. Demonstrate how your place of work applies one or more of the motivation theories to workplace productivity. Explain if the attempts at motivation using this theory are achieving the desired results and justify. Introduction Motivation drives an individual to behave in certain ways to fulfill their needs...

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Nursing Research Utilization Proposal Introduce your selected issue or research problem and a potential solution for the Nursing Research Utilization Proposal. The potential solution must be supported by valid research findings. Nursing Research Utilization Proposal The topic for the nursing research utilization proposal relates to utilization of Oxytocin (Pitocin and Syntocinon) to augment labor. This paper provides the research question and suggests research to answer the question. The research will be supported by the literature. Research Question Under what circumstances...

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BUS 308 Week 3 Assignment Evaluation of Correlations Data are gathered regarding the length of tenure top executives have at a major corporation and whether those executives have been divorced. The Human Resources department is evaluating this data to drive decision-making in regard to their hiring process. The data for eight executives is as follows: Tenure Divorce 1. 9.0 No 2. 9.5 No 3. 11.0 Yes 4. 11.5 Yes 5. 10.0 Yes 6. No 7. 10.0 No 8. Yes In a three to five page paper, excluding title page and reference page(s), answer the following questions to analyze the data....

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Systems Thinking Systems thinking is a process that utilizes the things like habits, and techniques to create an understanding about the system. How the part of the system is interrelated with each other and how they work together as an integrated system over the time is the focus of systems thinking. In this, the system is not divided into smaller elements to understand it. When one understands the system well, they can work on it more efficiently and can get the desired outcome. It can be used in many areas like biology, economics, and many others. An essential component of system...

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Career planning requires that we look into the future, forecast what we want to do and where we want to be, and then plan accordingly. Your supervisor has asked you to prepare a 5-year career plan that begins after you have earned your College Degree. She has explained that your plan should be prepared regardless of whether you plan to stay with your current organization/business. To accomplish this you will need to use the library and the internet to identify the specific information needed within your career plan. Your plan should include the following: 1. Begin your plan by...

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eBay Inc. Bidding for the Future eBay Inc.: Bidding for the Future Questions: 1. Conduct a competitor analysis of eBay's main online rivals. Given its strengths and weaknesses, how can eBay sustain its competitive position? 2. How has eBay historically differentiated itself from its main competitors? Which, if any, new bases of differentiation does eBay need to compete in the future? 3. How can eBay overcome the key strategic challenges facing it? Answer 1: Competitor's Analysis is a multinational American electronic commerce company that operates world's largest online...

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Your next task is to identify the criteria to be used in selecting the car to be purchased. Remember that the quality of your research and report will hinge largely on how thoroughly you identify the relevant criteria to be weighed. Once you have identified the criteria to be used and all subfactors of those criteria, you are ready to begin your research. You will probably find Consumer Reports and websites such as to be invaluable sources of information, but don't over- look other less obvious sources such as dealerships. After collecting and organizing your information, you...

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Describe four (4) organizational areas that can help change a company's culture. Which area do you think is most important and why? The organization culture is set by the management team and the employees working in an organization. This culture sets the road map for an organization and helps the same to either succeed or fail in the growth path (R. L. Daft, H. Willmott Murphy, 2010). The main areas that can help a company to change its culture are: Individuals: an organization is composed of people belonging to different culture and this impacts the culture of an organization. If the...

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Widgets R US experience communication issues which prevented decisions from being made. It is clear that Widgets R US is a functional organization because it indicated that lots of information gets kicked upstairs and no one seems to know what is happening. If you are running projects in a functional organization like Widgets R US what kind of struggles would you notice in comparison to running projects from an agile environment? 2. Many organizations create very detailed screening processes for the selection of their projects. This screening process allows everyone involved in...

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The impact of downsizing an organization through layoffs can have a devastating psychological impact on those employees who survive the layoff. If you were a manager in this situation, what concerns do you think you would have in managing the workforce going forward? What role would HR play in supporting managers in this effort? 2. What can an organization do to ensure that merit pay and other incentives are administered fairly? What kind of data would you gather to ensure that the pay-for-performance system is not biased in favor of any particular group? Would linking pay to...

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A U.S Postal Service supervisor is looking for ways to reduce stress in the sorting department. With the existing arrangement, stamped letters are machine canceled and loaded into tubs with 375 letters per tub. The tubs are then pushed to postal clerks, who read and key zip codes into an automated sorting machine at the rate of 1 tub per 375 seconds. To overcome the stress caused when the stamp canceling machine outspaces the sorting cleaks, a pull system is proposed. When the clears are ready to process another tub of mail, they will pull the tub from the canceling machine area. How many...

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A political advisory committee recently recommended wage and price controls to prevent the spiraling inflation that was experienced in the 1970s. Members of the investment community and several labor unions have sent the committee reports that discuss whether or not dividends should be under the controls. The reports from the investment community demonstrated that the value of a share of stock is equal to the discounted value of its expected dividend stream. Thus, they argued that any legislation that caps dividends will also hold down share prices. The union reports conceded that...

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I need help in starting my paper. I'm not sure how to start or even what direction I should take. Here is the topic: 1) Write a paper analyzing different approaches that might be used by Keynesian theorists and 2) monetary theorists to promote long-run macroeconomic stability. 3) Examine the impact of persistent budget deficits on the trade deficit and analyze the options available to policy makers when national savings presents opportunities to improve the trade deficit. 4) Appraise the position of supply-side economists as it relates to government deficits. 5) Evaluate recent national...

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BUS 644 Why are the following business processes important? Which process do you feel is most important? Explain your reasoning. a. Strategy development b. Product development c. Systems to produce goods and services d. Order fulfillment Your initial post should include real life situations and be at least 200-250 words. Business Process When we start a business, we have to formulate its plan into strategy for conducting its operations and other activities in a desired way. Strategy development process is very important because it helps the organizations to analysis its internal...

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1. The supply and demand schedules for tickets to basketball games in town of Oakwood are given in the table below. Price Quantity Demanded Quantity Supplied 6 5,000 2,000 7 4,000 2,000 8 3,000 2,000 9 2,000 2,000 10 1,000 2,000 The stadium owners need to find the optimum price for the games. 1. What are the coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand if the price is raised from 6 to 8? (8 points) Solution: Coefficients of elasticity of supply and demand (2,000/2) *(6/5000) Where as 2000 is Quantity Supplied at price of 6 5000 is Demand at price of 6 8-6 ...

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