History of Science
The study of human society and of individual relationships in and to society.
Asked in Social Sciences, Elements and Compounds
Why is ammonia in gas form at room temperature?
That is because ammonia's boiling point is -33.34 Celsius or -28 Fahrenheit. The average household temperature is about 28 to 32 Celsius depending where you live but wherever it is, it is definitely above the boiling point of ammonia. ...
Will it hurt you to eat freezer ice?
Best not. If you have a freezer with old-style freon, it could make you sick. Also it hurts you teeth and can harshly crack them, it can make your mouth sore also.. just suck on the ice. Don't crunch it. ...
Asked in Social Sciences, Ghana, Bachelor of Arts BA
Admission list of university of Ghana 20082009?
What conditions are requested to enter university of Ghana as a foreign student? how is the cost of tuition? i finished high school What conditions are requested to enter university of Ghana as a foreign student? how is the cost of tuition? i finished high school ...
What are the five subjects of social science?
There are more than 5 subjects that come under 'social sciences'. The 5 most common (generally) are: - Geography - Economics - History - Psychology - Sociology And then there's: - Politics/political science - Philosophy & ethics - Law - Anthropology - Criminology ...
What factors determine climate?
The factors are:- 1. Distance from the sea 2. Ocean currents 3. Direction of prevailing winds 4. Relief 5. Proximity to the equator 6. The El Nino phenomenon 7. Recently it has accepted that Human activity is also affecting climate. 8. Location or... 1. Latitude - Distance north or south of equator 2. Altitude - Distance above or below sea level 3. Global Winds - What winds are blowing/where they're coming from/warm or cold 4. Ocean currents - What currents are coming in/where from 5. Topography - Distance from mountains (how...
What is the common idea of work?
Personally, I would classify work as performing a task, in exchange for a reward of some kind. In most situations, the task is a job, and the reward is a wage or salary. As for the common idea? Wait for more people to answer, then look at what their idea of work is. ...
What are some examples of shortcomings?
A shortcoming is usually a description of the weaknesses within a person's personality or character. Examples: Lack of patience Over confidence Lying Gossiping Avoiding responsibility Always being late Easy to anger Lack of empathy ...
Asked in Social Sciences, History of Science, Sociology
What would life be like without penicillin?
Simple scrapes, cuts and internal injuries would slowly build and ravage our body both from the inside-out and the other way around. There are certain strains of bacteria that are resistant to almost every form of antibiotic. 2 of them may cause a lot of damage in the near future: MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus) and VRE (Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus). ...
Asked in Economics, Social Sciences
What does under the poverty line mean?
The "poverty line" is a point where an individual's income just meets the minimum necessary for basic survival in a society. Firstly, there are two type of poverty: absolute poverty (also known as destitution) is where an individual is unable to meet basic human survival needs - they are unable to get enough food, water, clothing, and shelter to continue to live, and will die relatively shortly after reaching the absolute poverty level; relative poverty (also known as being poor) where the individual's...
Asked in Care of Fish, Social Sciences, Crabs, Vertebrates
Are Sand fiddler crab vertebrates?
No. No species of crab is a vertebrate. Vertebrates have a vertebral column (backbone) that is part of an internal skeleton. Crabs are crustaceans, and their skeleton covers the outside of their body, like plate armor - they have no backbone. ...