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Parent Category: Ecology and Bionomics
Information about climatic changes; changes in the environment; and saving the environment.
%DETAILS% Answer If you have a rotor cap on this car, then the problem is water condensing inside the cap. Get some spray water sealant made specifically for this problem. Clean the cables and rotor cap thoroughly and then spray. Answer If you have to go through all the trouble of gettin…
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%REPLIES% Answer Sound like your heater core is leaking? Answer I have heard about this problem from other achieva owners. I think others have figured out it is a leak from the door moulding which allows water in and it puddles in the floorboard. I don't think it would be from the heater …
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On the compressor there should be a plug that is pluged into the compressor. Try to unplug it and then try the ac... Now if that dont work just take the belt off the ac BUT make sure there is stll a belt that runs the altenater and water pump. that will bypass it but try to unplug it first so you wi…
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cut the belt and plug the holes in the block else it will smell like you are on fire. You can remove it, and route the belt or belts to run the other accesories. Or you can get the whole pulley system from a 1970 cadillac and it totally bypassis the smog pump and the put caps in the holes in th…
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Look at your electric bill; it will show how many Kwatts you use.
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Several conditions contribute. Distance your shower stall is from the hot water heater. Type and age and size of pipe to your shower stall from your hot water heater and climate. Cold weather climate tends to cool the static water in the pipes while waiting to be turned on. Old pipes have a build up…
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Answer It's possible that you need to adjust the amount of air pressure in the pressure tank.check the tank with a tire pressure gauge.The pressure should be set to the installation specifications. Answer If you have to reset the breaker the new well pump probably draws more current than the …
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You can use the existing floor drain lines most likely you will have to cut the drain line or add to it to line up with the hole in the shower. tubs have drains on one end while most showers have it in the middle.   You can buy a 30" by five foot base from Mustee. Nice product, comes in left …
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If you live in a older house, it could be possible that tree roots are growing through the cast iron pipes (or through gaps between terra cotta and plastic pipes). You would need to send a router through with a cutter blade for a temporary fix. Replacing the plumbing in the yard or under the house w…
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No, there is not.ANS 2 - First check that there is no 'junk' blocking up the 'up' orifice in the shower control. Next, remove your shower head and you will find a rubber plug in the centre of most. Remove this restrictor and rebuild.
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Extend filter run time to 24/7 and re read the instructions on the products that have been added to the pool. k   Extend filter run time to 24/7 and re read the instructions on the products that have been added to the pool. k
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How to remove black mold from a poolBlack mold is pretty hard to get off. Chemicals at first are useless because the mold is growing under a hard shell that must be scraped or ground off. Once the shell is off the chemicals can do their job and kill the problem.There are two methods for the removal …
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The BEST way to ensure the water in your pool stays healthy and algae-free while you are away for extended periods, is to install a Saline System. That will keep your pool water chlorinated and crystal clear the whole time, automatically, regardless of how long you are away. An alternative is to get…
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depends on what ur bleaching. But usually u fill up the container with mostly water and put a bit of bleach in to dilute it so ur stuff doesnt get destroyed.if that doesnt work u probably didnt do it right, but that's ok. it takes a few trys to get it. Answ:: You don't use "regular" household bleac…
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watch tbs or turnner sports southsometimes ESPN 1 & 2every braves game is on the indemand baseball package  Because TBS is no longer owned by Ted Turner. Two years ago TBS made the decision to become more comedy oriented andgreatly reduced the number of Braves games on the station. Many ga…
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According to what scientists currently say, humans have no instincts. For example, baby sea turtles know to move toward the water from the shore where their eggs have been laid by nature. This is an INSTINCT. Humans, however, have no such natural behavior. All supposed instincts which some people ma…
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Hydroelectric power is, of course, generated in areas that have the right sort of topography. Mountainous regions are often appropriate, because they allow for the formation of large, deep reservoirs, such that the retained water accumulates a great deal of gravitational potential energy. Naturally …
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You get a water purifier or a softener. (A water softener wont "neutralize detergents from domestic grey water." Indeed, a softener will do the exact opposite since hard water neutralizes many types of detergents.) Depends on what you mean by "neutralize". If you mean make the detergent no longer f…
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My father was Lt. Paul Jones in the 105th Engineer Combat Battalion, 30th Division. What kind of information are you seeking?   I'm primarily looking for photographs and personal accounts. I belong to a group that reenacts the 105th ECB, 30th Division and we're always looking for anything tha…
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The natural resources of Pennsylvania are: coal, milk, mushrooms, lumber, and natural gas...
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Advantages: Natural gas (largely methane) burns more cleanly than the other fossil fuels (45% less carbon dioxide emitted than coal and 30% less than oil)It is easily transported via pipelines and fairly easily using tankers (land and sea)It can be piped into homes to provide heating and cooking an…
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Lake shores with homes on them featuring large grass lawns are a huge source of land degradation as well. Allowing for a natural riparian area (native plants in a protective barrier) can slow degradation from tides or wake and save the property. Impermeable surfaces (urban settings) allow for an in…
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If you have a sunroof I had the same problem on our 2001 XLE. It drains through the windshield front frame which gets clogged over time with decayed material ( my wife was parking the car under trees). The water comes in from the sunroof track as it can't drain properly. You have to get the dealer o…
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Depending on the grade and amount of credits some high schools offer mentorship programs that allow a student to attend part of the day and work the rest of the school day. Financial help from state and local human services such as child care assistance, WIC, food stamps, and Medicaid should be avai…
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600KW per month has been my average in the Midwest usa.
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Sand and Ice Unless it's at a higher temperature that the ice, it does not. Sand lays on top of ice and allows shoes and tires more traction than bare ice, but it won't melt it unless it has some energy advantage over the ice. Ice doesn't absorb light very well - an evident fact as you can see throu…
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the vinegar will de-calcify, or remove the calcium from the tooth making it rubbery. It can also be demonstrated by soaking egg in vinegar. i need help with this! please! i need more answers! hahaa LOL
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Actually the Aborigine's impact has not been so limited. Since Australia's first wave of settlers arrived at least 40 000 years ago and possibly 60 000+ it is difficult to see just what effect they had on their environment.There is some evidence which suggests that Australia's megafauna [large anima…
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Answer A substance composed of lipoprotein that is secreted by the alveolar cells of the lung and serves to maintain the stability of pulmonary tissue by reducing the surface tension of fluids that coat the lung. Answer In another context, a surfactant is the ingredient in soap or detergent t…
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Metered water means that the amount of water used is measured ie metered by local utilitiesIn other words, when your water is metered, you pay for what you consume. This water is commonly measured in meters, gallons or feet. Metering has become very popular for financial savings and conservation me…
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Using the principles of biology and chemistry, environmental engineers develop solutions to environmental problems. They are involved in water and air pollution control, recycling, waste disposal, and public health issues. Environmental engineers conduct hazardous-waste management studies in which t…
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By the end of world war 1 the United States had spent about $32 billion.
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Answer Warm water not only helps to kill bacteria that naturally grows on the skin, but it also helps to open the pores getting any kind of face wash deep into your skin. 1. Do not pick, press or rub your pimples. These actions actually increase the sebum production and rupture the membranes bel…
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There are only a few kinds so get info on a new one just like the old one (at a store or find that brand on-line), the directions and pictures will help the most. Or just tear into it and if you can't complete it then you should call a plumber to take over.
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I don't know the principle of operation, but years ago in "Popular Electronics" magazine, there was a construction article for a device that would allow you to hear super-sonic sounds like dog whistles, the sounds that insects make, etc. I think it mixed and shifted frequencies kinda like a super-he…
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Answer A lot of times the soil in a forest is in a thin layer on top of limestone. The roots of the tree can only reach a certain depth. The tree continues to grow and add mass until its weight becomes too great for the roots to support. Usually, if the tree is the largest in the forest, it will…
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Answer THE SAFETY STANDS IN THE BACKFEILD HELPING THE CONERBACKS BLOCK THE RECIVERS OR TACKEL THE RECIVERS THAT GOT THE BALL PAST THE CONERBACK.
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Importance of Conserving Water.Water is too good to waste because it is essential for life. Desalinization is too expensive for most communities. Once water is washed into a sewer system, it's mixed with chemicals that are difficult and very expensive to remove. Watering lawns too often will wash pe…
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try adjusting your air to fuel ratio (if carberated) If the engine is fuel injected, remove all the injectors and have them individually flow checked to insure they all flow the same quantity of fuel. If you are running a single fuel line, try a �Y� piece and feed both fuel rails from the rear…
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Yes, electricity generation has a huge effect on the environment. Most electricity is generated by power plants using non-renewable fossil fuels like coal, oil and natural gas. All these fuels release carbon dioxide, a dangerous greenhouse gas, into the atmosphere. Most scientists agree that this …
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There is no emissions of byproduct. THEY DON'T HARM THE NATURE except they may kill some wildlife such as birds
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The impacts are many and they have a domino effect. Clear cutting which causes siltation in streams and reduces the quality of the soils. Most clear cuts are burned which releases CO2 into the atmosphere which contributes to global warming. The clear cutting also destroys natural habitats of del…
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Answer Without the environment you wouldn't be able to live. The enironment is an extremely important part of our lives and nowadays people aren't respecting it.
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The supercontinent of Pangaea existed during the Permian. The interior of the content was mostly dry and desert like with more bountiful vegetation around the supercontinent perimeter.
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I had that same problem with my 92 p/u.Does it stop if you put your foot on the brake?If so,it`s possible you have a short somewhere between the brake stop switch, the brake lights,and the computer.What happens is when you`re driving and you apply the brakes the switch sends a signal to the computer…
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That is almost defined by the people using the word. It should mean that tourism is limited in size and what tourists can do, in order to protect the habitat they are visiting. However, people can use the term to make people think they are being ecologically smart, when it is only a marketing ploy.P…
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Yes! The products you purchase from the grocery store or drugstore contain insane amounts of alcohol and animal feces. I guarantee your hair will be silky and healthy after just a week using these products. Generally, the answer is yes. Most salon brands use gentler surfactants in more concentrat…
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It could be a blocked pipe or a damaged valve. Do you get hot water in other areas of the house? If not, check the valve on the water heater. If other parts of the house get hot water, replace the hot water valve assembly or repair the hot water valve.If you have hot water at the sink, but not in …
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Answer for USA, Canada and countries using similar 60Hz household electricity supplies Don't even think of making two major appliances share a circuit! Install a separate circuit from the breaker panel to the dryer outlet. Make sure you match the wire size to the breaker size and follow all local …
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beef, grain, soil, tobacco   Well, I do know that Iowa grows alot of corn, they have lots of pigs, and the manufacture farming supplies. I did a project on Iowa
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It will run faster. Congratulations you have just added to the Misinformation Superhighway. Stock specs for Hondas is about 10:1 COMPRESSION The octane rating of gasoline tells you how much the fuel can be compressed before it spontaneously ignites. When gas ignites by compression rather than b…
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The two ,most valuable natural resource of Iowa are the rich soil and the climate. These two resources allow for abundant harvest and plenty of livestock.
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I would suspect the float valve assembly is defective. Replace this assembly with a modern assembly. Can be purchased at any hardware store.It also could be your flush gate not closing all the way either a plastic cone or a rubber flapper, sometimes the level gets stuck up or the chain gets caught a…
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Sure, hydroelectricity will continue to work, essentially as long as it rains. Two problems that come to mind. One that the industrialized world has pretty much tapped the resource to the limit. There aren't many additional places that we can usefully build more hydroelectric dams. Another issue is…
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Quickly develop other ways of generating renewable electricity. Most of the world's electricity comes from burning fossil fuels (coal, oil and natural gas). These all release long-buried carbon dioxide into the greenhouse gases of the atmosphere. Renewable electricity will mean that industry, transp…
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well, I know only 2 microorganisms: Phytoplankton B. animalis ( Bifidobacterium Animalis)I'll give two more:Yeast and Rhizobium bacteria.
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Answer It gets on your hands and won't wash off unless oyu use a stain solvent depending on what kind of stain you use it can "hide" the grain, it can fade with time, it is oily and sometimes you have to wait for a couple days before you can put a finish over the wood, it is difficult to match in…
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Effects of AvalanchesAvalanches affect people and the environment by crushing villages and causing power and water supplies to get cut off. They also destroy forested areas so that animals no longer have their homes. If people or animals are in the path of the avanlance, they bury them alive and can…
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Silver is extracted electrolytically by either the Moebius process, the Balbach-Thum process, or the Parkers process.
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Challenger Deep in the Pacific Ocean is the deepest known point, at just under 11 km below sea level.
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Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions: Although the car is getting better in terms of fuel efficiency, consumption and emissions, there is still a long way to go. The main concern is that of CO2 emissions. Currently Toyota lead the market for low emission cars. On average a standard five door hatchback wil…
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Sorry Everyone. But The Last Answer Was Wrong. Didnt Want You To Have The Wrong Information. This Question Will Remain Unanswered Until Someone Decides To Be Smart. Thank You For Your Time And Sorry For The Inconvienience
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Who knows? It could be nearly anything. For starters it could become sturdier and have a stronger structure, or it could develop a looser structure that harnessed the pressure and help it grow. It could be nearly anything! Most likely yes. If a cactus was planted in a damp area, then it may grow ve…
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The average use per person over a long period is given as 313 watts worldwide, 1363 watts in the USA and 688 watts in Europe. Canada is the highest at 1795 watts and the lowest is Afghanistan, Chad and Sierra Leone with 1 watt each per person. So the worldwide average of 313 watts gives a daily con…
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The more resources, the more economic activity is possible, the fewer resources, the less economic activity is possible. Michael Montagne
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they may use the forest for agrofestry for food or interception of water to reduce the amount of flooding in an area
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If it does not have enough sun the stem will be spindly and not look wellmorestem thickness is highly regulated and is related to overall growth speed. one can use plant hormones to slow down growth rate resulting is shorter and thicker stemslook up tropic response in plant growthmorea plant's stem …
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Oxygen, although giving us the ability to breath, is actually a corrosive element that eventually wears us down. Radiation from the sun in the form of Ultra-Violet rays can damage our skin and cause cancer. The environment provides us the food we eat, the air we breath, the water we drink, the …
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world war 2 started in 1939 when Germany invaded Poland
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Alcohol as deodorant I am the one who asked this question and no one has answered yet. I have used many deodorants and none seem to work for me. I have started putting rubbing alcohol on my pits and then some baking soda and it works wonderfully, no smell what so ever!!! But I wanted to know if ther…
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Although I'm not a scientist of any sort, I am a man of reason, and observation. I notice that children are physically maturing much faster than they did when I was a child. For instance, females ages as early as ten, are developing full grown breasts, and have entered their menstrual cycle full for…
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Fabric Marking Pens Some say the air solible pens are the best, unless you live in an especially humid area or gets lots of rain. Then the marks can disappear very quickly; even while you're working. Some people still prefer chalk pencils. ANSWER: The answer depends on the project and the fabri…
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In electronics, printed circuit boards, or PCBs, are used to mechanically support and electrically connect electronic components using conductive pathways, or traces, etched from copper sheets laminated onto a non-conductive substrate. Alternative names are printed wiring board or PWB or etched wiri…
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This Sounds As If You Have A Cracked Head, Or Blown Head Gasket. Check Your Oil To See If You Have Water In It. Remove Dipstick If You Have Water In You Engine Crankcase You Will Check Overfull With Water On The Bottom Of Oil Dipstick. It May Have A Little Condensation On It That's OK. Drop By A Rad…
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If the REAL question is whether a girl can be impregnated by sperm that were swimming around in a bath tub, the answer is no. The viability of sperm in bath water is poor to non-existent. The chances that even a single spermatozoon lived in the bath water for any length of time and manged to find …
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The Aborigines have nothing to do with the drought in Australia. It is more likely to be the effects of white man and his earlier tendency to clear land for tha sake of greed, rather than considering the long-term effects of his actions. Before European settlers arrived and started their campaign of…
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Power rider machine ensures that the muscles develop fast. The machine can be set in such a way that it can accommodate people at any stage of exercise.
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Answer 1 For that to be done safely, I would call a contractor. Answer 2 there is no way to do this without cutting hole behind tub, if no hole could be cut then you would have to come in from the front. I would not do this if i had to come in from front unless you where ready to retile. Answer 3 In…
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We do. It's called the environmental protection acency. The "EPA"  In addition each state has one, often called the Department of Environmental Conservation or Fish and Game Bureau In the case of the Federal Government, the EPA does not perform traditional police actions. They are an Independe…
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Yes, especially in the north where the mountains are. in the north-central regions, on Appennini, snow is common. Sometimes it also snows in southern Italy. In March 2003, the snow was so massive in the Umbria, Molise and Calabria regions that moving on highways was impossible. On the highest mounta…
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The job of the police is to make sure the laws of the state and country are obeyed. They are more concerned with day to day laws like speeding cars and drunk-driving. There may be local laws against littering which police may follow up. Laws to do with the environment largely deal with things like …
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In high-income societies each person throws away on average about 4-5 pounds (2 kg) a day.
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"http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_are_the_elements_of_work_environment_of_a_organization" http://wiki.answers.com/help/answering_questions Unless you http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Special:Userlogin&returnto=What_are_the_elements_of_work_environment_of_a_organization your contributions
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Wind power is abundant. There are 165,000 working wind turbines in the world in early 2012, and wind power world-wide is expected to have more generating capacity than nuclear in 2015 or 2016. Wind is an abundant, free resource. Brazil alone has a projected wind potential generating capacity of 140…
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Well some of the natural resources are the Appalachian Mountains. They also grow a lot of tobacco and have a lot of coal. Mountains are not natural resources, they are a physical part of the land. I believe that the person is asking What minerals, other than coal, are found in Virginia: calcite …
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Bigger diks r better den small ones!!! :D
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No. No change in orbit or explosiveness! What will happen is that the mean average temperature of the atmosphere will increase, resulting in ice caps melting, which will cause sea levels to rise, and triggering climatic changes. These changes will alter the type of crops which can be grown in a giv…
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Get a different job.That is the most stupid statement. If you just move on the situation continues for the next person. Don't sit on your rear do something about it.COmplain through the employers established complain system. Allow the employer time to investigate and to remedy the misconduct if it a…
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Difficult question to answer. While the mineral elements of soil, eroded rock, is difficult to renew quickly, it is possible. However, the process is slow and not easy to replace. The organic components of fertile soil are another matter. Consider those who compost garbage. This is a natural process…
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The ecosystem in arctic climes have a particular problem in that the low temperature reduces physical breakdown, removes free water from the air, and limits biological activity. Herbivores may become the main agents of decomposition, their grazing preventing an accumulation of undecomposed vegetatio…
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The most common cause of your symptoms is blend-door failure. This is a design flaw created by Chrysler engineers. Basically what happens is that every 20 times the vehicle is started, the A/C system software tells the blend doors to recalibrate to ensure that the airflow is as accurate as possible.…
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How a Lunch Bag Works Out of fairness and my philosophy (which goes against the grain), that there is no such thing as a stupid question, I am going to explain the inner workings of a lunch bag. Once you have the bag in hand, you need to carefully open it. You can do this in one of several wa…
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