Skyline Preparatory High for Girls is an elite prep school with 47 faculty and staff members on the payroll. Jamie Davis, a two-year English instructor, becomes pregnant. She is not married. She is a slim woman who is not showing visible signs of pregnancy and has not told the school administrators of her pregnancy. In her sixth month of pregnancy she develops pre-eclampsia, necessitating that she go on pregnancy leave immediately. Davis requests medical leave due to her pregnancy and applies for FMLA, believing that she is eligible (and because she desires to care for her baby after the baby is born). Skyline Prep’s Headmaster, Doris Jones, tells Davis that she must resign because she would be setting a poor example for the students. Davis refuses, and now Doris Jones wants to terminate her. You are an attorney located at a New York City law firm that specializes in employment law. Doris Jones has contacted you for confidential legal advice, fearing that she may expose the school to liability. the laws and legal cases on the Pregnancy Discrimination Act and the Family Medical Leave Act using online law libraries or other Internet sources of your choice. the Internet for sources on how to make a simple video on your cell phone or computer if you are not already familiar with how to make one. that you are speaking with Doris Jones via video chat or video conferencing. a video of no more than five minutes that addresses the following with Doris Jones: the organizational culture, HR training, company policies and procedures, and strategic steps that should be addressed in your response
Question 1 of 20 5.0 Points The main focus when revising for coherence is __________ A. format B. grammar and spelling C. transitions D. specific detail Question 2 of 20 5.0 Points Once the deadline for a major writing assignment, such as a research paper, is identified, an effective guideline for organizing your workload is to __________. A. review your assignment load at the start of each week, and schedule time only for those writing assignments that are due that week B. meet all other deadlines and commitments in your schedule first so that you can focus all of your attention on the writing assignment C. build in the most time for working on the writing close to the deadline so that your writing process will be concentrated and focused D. start early and work regularly on the assignment, so that you will not be overwhelmed near the deadline Question 3 of 20 5.0 Points When you are using parenthetical references in the text according to MLA guidelines, it should be enclosed inside parentheses in which of the following forms? A. (page number, author. B. (author, page number. C. (page number, publisher. D. (author, publishing date. Question 4 of 20 5.0 Points Which of the following means expressing someone else’s exact words? A. direct quotation B. paraphrasing C. plagiarizing D. indirect quotation Question 5 of 20 5.0 Points Revising often involves __________. A. making an outline B. making substantial changes in content C. making grammar corrections D. making changes without a computer Question 6 of 20 5.0 Points What should NOT be included in your summary? A. a main idea B. supporting arguments C. a thesis statement D. a newly introduced idea Question 7 of 20 5.0 Points Which of the following Internet site suffixes is LEAST LIKELY to contain reliable or verifiable information? A. .com B. .edu C. .gov D. .org Question 8 of 20 5.0 Points When writing reports and proposals, ____________. A. state your reason for writing in the first sentence, as your reader will likely dispose of the document quickly B. research and being well-informed are important in the preparation stage C. focus less on the format and more on the title D. headings and bulleted lists tend to distract the reader Question 9 of 20 5.0 Points Academic writing is defined by conventional forms of writing, such as __________. A. research reports and case studies B. editorials and arguments C. summaries and problems D. prose and poetry Question 10 of 20 5.0 Points The supporting sentences of a paragraph __________. A. give the paragraph direction B. provide examples and details C. restate the main idea D. make broad, general statements Question 11 of 20 5.0 Points Credible information cannot be found in which of the following sources? A. periodicals B. some Internet websites C. magazines D. article abstracts Question 12 of 20 5.0 Points What should you NOT worry about in your first draft? A. outside sources B. a thesis statement C. spelling D. sentence structure Question 13 of 20 5.0 Points When you __________, always use quotation marks. A. indirectly quote B. directly quote C. paraphrase D. use outside resources Question 14 of 20 5.0 Points The “thinking” part of the process is __________. A. planning B. proofreading C. prewriting D. revising Question 15 of 20 5.0 Points Clustering is an example of ____________. A.prewriting B. proofreading C. drafting D. planning Question 16 of 20 5.0 Points “Mental distance” from a rough draft can be achieved by__________. A. waiting 24 hours before revising B. revising in a different place from where you wrote the rough draft C. not sharing your draft until you have finished your revisions D. using a computer spell-check and grammar-check Question 17 of 20 5.0 Points Writing down whatever comes to mind in the prewriting step is also called ____________. A. brainstorming B. free writing C. outlining D. topic-subtopic Question 18 of 20 5.0 Points Checking the flow of your paper is BEST saved for which step? A. drafting B. revising C. proofreading D. planning Question 19 of 20 5.0 Points Which of the following sentences reflects proper use of quotation? A. Mayor Tom Dickinson claims “…crime rates have dropped by 30% since we placed more undercover police officers in the subway stations. B. Mayor Tom Dickinson claims that crime rates have “dropped” by 30% since we placed more undercover police officers in the subway station. C. Mayor Tom Dickinson claims that crime rates have dropped “30%” since we placed more “undercover” police officers in the subway stations. D. Mayor Tom Dickinson claims “…crime rates have dropped by 30% since we placed more undercover police officers in the subway stations.” Question 20 of 20 5.0 Points Which of the following means expressing someone else’s ideas in your own words? A. direct quotation B. paraphrasing C. plagiarizing D. indirect quotation
Due Week 9 and worth 90 pointsImagine that you are employed as an IT project manager by a prestigious coffeemaker organization. This organization operates many coffee shops within the region and would like to promote its brand by creating a mobile application that will provide its customers with the ability to view the nearest coffee shop location within their geographical area. As a member of the software development team, you estimate a total project cost of $150,000. You have designated control points to measure project progress. At control point 2, the following data is available: Budget Cost of Work Performed $ 24,000 Actual Cost of Work Performed $ 27,500 There are various stakeholders that are interested in the progress of the project. These stakeholders include the marketing management team (internal customers), software designers, programmers, testers, and upper management. The software development team has attempted to release a mobile application of this magnitude in the past; however, lack of sponsorship, mobile development expertise, and technical infrastructure has limited the team’s success.Write a four to six (4-6) page paper in which you: Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements: The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are: Purchase the answer to view it
You have been invited to give a presentation to a group of immigrants who are about to be granted U.S. citizenship. You have been asked to explain the rights of the states as compared to the rights of the federal government. Create a PowerPoint presentation that discusses this topic so that this group will understand the distinction. Refer to some of the cases included in this section and cite them appropriately. Text is limited to no more than 5 lines per slide and 5 words per bulleted item. Presentations should include the following: While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center
Question 1. Question : Which of the following statements is not true? The police may randomly search pedestrians walking through a public park. The National Football League may search the coolers of any patron entering the stadium. The promoters of a rock concert may search the purses of anyone entering the concert venue. All persons entering a military base may be searched without a warrant. Question 2. When courts rely upon previous court decisions to interpret statutes and rules, it is called relying on precedent. jurisdiction. the U.S. Constitution. evidence. Question 3. The police have a misdemeanor arrest warrant for Marvin. They spot him sitting at the beach and place him under arrest. As they arrest him, they notice a lump underneath the towel upon which he is sitting. They reach under the towel and find a bag of marijuana and some car keys. They identify Marvin’s car in the parking lot. They open the car with the keys and find a stolen firearm under the front seat. In the trunk they find a stolen laptop. Which of the following describes the correct legal outcome? The marijuana is admissible, but the keys, gun, and laptop are not. The marijuana and the gun are admissible, but the laptop is not. The keys, gun, and laptop are admissible, but the marijuana is not. None of the evidence is admissible. Question 4. What is the usual burden of proof in a civil case? Beyond a reasonable doubt Preponderance of the evidence Probable cause More likely than not Question 5. Antonio flew into the Atlanta International Airport on a nonstop flight from Florence, Italy. When he entered the Atlanta airport, agents from the U.S. Customs Service searched his luggage and found heroin. Antonio had not given them consent to search. Which of the following statements reflects the outcome of the search? The heroin is inadmissible because Atlanta, Georgia, is not a geographical border of the United States. The heroin is admissible because Antonio is a citizen of the United States. The heroin is admissible because agents have the right to search any persons or property entering the United States. The heroin is inadmissible because Antonio did not give consent to search. Question 6. Which of the following most accurately explains search incidental to arrest? Police may search a person who has a prior felony conviction. Police may search a person based upon reasonable suspicion. Police may search a person who has been legally arrested. Police may search a person who has been legally arrested and has been advised of the Miranda rights. Question 7. Which of the following would not be a valid source of probable cause? A convenience store is robbed. The clerk tells the responding officers that he observed the robber in the store in the past few days and gives a detailed description of the robber. The victim of a rape gives the police the name of her assailant. A man tells the police that he believes his neighbor is a drug dealer because the neighbor has a new boat that is very expensive. The police discover fingerprints of a suspect on a murder weapon that was left at the scene of a crime. Question 8. Which of the following most accurately defines the phrase “instrumentalities of a crime” as it applies to search and seizure law? Items that are gained from the commission of a crime Items used as tools to commit a crime Any item that is illegal to possess Something that would be used to prove or support a fact Question 9. The police suspect that Ray is a drug dealer. The police ask him if they can search his garage. He voluntarily and knowingly consents. While searching a toolbox in Ray’s garage, they find a gun that was used in a recent murder. Which of the following reflects the legal outcome of the search? The gun is admissible because the police were authorized to search anywhere in the garage. The gun is inadmissible because the police were only authorized to search for drugs. The gun is inadmissible because Ray believed that the police were only looking for drugs. The gun is admissible because the police had probable cause to search. Question 10. What does it mean to sequester a jury? Select members for the jury. Inform the jury of its duties and responsibilities. Isolate the jury from outside influences. Allow the jury to make a determination on the case. Question 11. Which of the following best defines the term criminal act? An act is criminal if an appellate court has determined that evidence may be used at trial. An act is criminal if a governmental body has enacted legislation that prohibits the behavior and identifies a punishment. An act is criminal if it is offensive to societal values. An act is criminal if a governmental body has enacted legislation regulating the conduct. Question 12. Who has the authority to issue a search warrant? A neutral and detached prosecutor A neutral and detached judge A neutral and detached police officer An elected sheriff Question 13. A behavior that simultaneously violates both federal and state law is referred to as dual jurisdiction. dual sovereignty. concurrent jurisdiction. double jeopardy. Question 14. Which of the following best describes what appellate courts review? Decisions of fact Process and procedure Determinations of guilt The intelligence of the jury Question 15. What is the burden of proof in a criminal case? Beyond a reasonable doubt Preponderance of the evidence Probable cause More likely than not Question 16. What is the name of the petition that is filed with the U.S. Supreme Court asking it to review a case? Pleading Request for admission Writ of certiorari Interlocutory appeal Question 17. In which of the following situations is the consenting party knowingly consenting to a search? The police ask a hearing-impaired person if they may search his backpack. The person does not respond at all. The police ask an individual who only speaks Spanish if they can search his backpack. They ask in English. The individual nods his head. The police wake up a man who is passed out drunk in a public park. They ask him if they can search his backpack. He says, “Sure sure, get me a bourbon and Coke.” The police ask a person if they can search his backpack. He says, “Sure, go ahead but I’m not signing anything.” Question 18. Which of the following most accurately explains the term curtilage? The open fields surrounding a house, garage, and utility buildings The area immediately surrounding a dwelling, including all buildings that are used for domestic activity and family purposes The interior of a storage barn located in the open fields The open area surrounding a home that could reasonably be viewed by an aircraft Question 19. Which amendment to the U.S. Constitution grants individual states the authority to enact their own criminal laws? 4th 5th 10th 14th Question 20. In which of the following situations does the consenting party have standing? A hotel clerk gives consent to the police to search a guest’s room. A husband gives consent to the police to search the bedroom he shares with his wife. She is not present. A landlord gives consent to the police to search a tenant’s apartment without the tenant’s permission. An employer gives consent to the police to search an employee’s car. Question 21. In which of the following scenarios would the police be allowed to search the trunk of the vehicle without a search warrant? The police pull a vehicle over for speeding and notice that there is a bag of marijuana lying on the backseat. The police suspect the driver of a vehicle is using heroin because he seems sleepy. The police have probable cause to believe that a car parked in a homeowner’s garage has heroin in the trunk. The vehicle is parked at an expired parking meter. Question 22. Under what circumstances may the police enter a house to execute a search warrant without first knocking and announcing their presences? If, by knocking and announcing, the neighbors would likely notice the officers and the suspects would suffer unnecessary embarrassment. The warrant was issued within 48 hours of the actual search. The warrant was issued within seven days of the actual search if, by knocking and announcing, the officers would be in danger or there would be a probability that evidence could be destroyed. Question 23: Which of the following is not a source of law? Court decisions Law enforcement officials The U.S. Constitution Legislative action Question 24. Harrison was arrested for driving while intoxicated. He was driving recklessly on the interstate when the police pulled him over. They handcuffed him and placed him in the back of the squad car. They then searched under the backseat of his car and found heroin. Which of the following statements reflects the outcome of the search? The heroin is inadmissible because the police did not have probable cause to search. The heroin is admissible because the police may conduct an inventory search prior to towing the vehicle. The heroin is admissible because a driver of a motor vehicle has granted consent by operating the vehicle while intoxicated. The heroin is inadmissible because Harrison had been removed from the car and the heroin was no longer within his immediate reach and control. Question 25. The police arrest Pierre for stabbing his boss. They search his pockets and find a bloody handkerchief and a set of keys. Pierre’s car is legally parked about 20 feet away. The police use Pierre’s keys and open the trunk of the car. Inside the trunk, they find a knife with blood on it. They have no warrants. Which of the following statements is legally correct? The knife and the handkerchief are both admissible. The handkerchief is admissible but the knife is not. The knife is admissible but the handkerchief is not. Neither item is admissible.
Review the video, Science Can Answer Moral Questions, readings in Chapter 1, and the power point slides. In a 250-300 word post: • Describe your understanding of the field of Applied Behavioral Science including an overview of the generalist perspective of practice. • Discuss the types of career directions that an individual may follow and which are of most interest to you personally and why, including any applicable personal example. • How does this fit with your understanding of the term “science”? How are “science” and “behavioral science” the same and how might they seem different? • use scholarly references to support your answer and respond to a minimum of two of your classmates.
Successful completion of a doctoral dissertation requires significant amounts of independent reading on the research topic. This allows the doctoral learner/researcher to become familiar with the scope of the topic and to identify gaps or tensions within the existing literature on the topic. These gaps and tensions become the source of the dissertation research. In this assignment, you will read and annotate potential sources in your dissertation field of interest. Those demonstrating the most merit to the best of your understanding of the topic at this time should be added to your RefWorks list for potential inclusion in the literature review section of your dissertation. Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment: · Locate the assignment submission for “Literature Review Resources” from PSY-830. You will be adding to this document to continue building a running literature review. · It is strongly recommended that you engage in this activity throughout the duration of your program. · Instructors will be scoring your submission based on the number of unique sources identified in the list submitted. · Download the resource Literature Review Resources Tool and use it to complete the assignment. ATTACHED · Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. · Refer to the resource, “Preparing Annotated Bibliographies,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style. Read at least 10 empirical articles in your general dissertation field that you have not read previously. In the “Literature Review Resources” document that you submitted in a previous course, provide the following for each source that you are adding to the document: 1. The APA-formatted citation. 2. A brief annotation of the key points of the source. 3. An indication of whether the source has been added to (Y) or excluded from (N) your RefWorks list. Highlight the additions to the document so your instructor can readily identify them.
APA FORMAT 350 WORDS NO PLAIGRISM 2 RESOURCES AFTER 2015 Chapter 19 introduced the impact of the global digital divide. According to the authors, countries that lag behind the rest of the world’s ICT capabilities encounter difficulties at various levels. Discuss specific areas, both within and outside, eGovernance, in which citizens living in a country that lags behind the rest of the world in ICT capacity are lacking. Include in your discussion quality of life, sustainability, safety, affluence, and any other areas that you find of interest. Use at least 8-10 sentences to discuss this topic. You must do the following: Discuss specific areas, both within and outside, eGovernance, in which citizens living in a country that lags behind the rest of the world in ICT capacity are lacking. Include in your discussion quality of life, sustainability, safety, affluence, and any other areas that you find of interest. Use at least 8-10 sentences to discuss this topic. If you MUST directly quote a resource, then cite it properly.
. Check out these links to see which way most fits you. Of course, you can also do a freehand concept map (especially if you are artistically inclined). Remember: color is important in aiding your recall of the material so…be colorful, use images or whatever else will you remember what you read. What ever you do you will need to take a picture if you have drawn the mind map or save the document with your notes and submit the part one with the part two attached. Part 2: After you complete the concept map for the readings in any way you are comfortable, answer the following questions about your reading. Explaining your thinking demonstrates your sincerity so do think carefully and respond authentically. Part 3 After reading these chapters look at the material in these chapters and identify one or two concepts or communication skills identified here that will you work more successfully in a team environment. Identify the concept and then explain why and what it would look like in the actual communication experience. What in this chapter can you work better in a team situation at work or school?
ARTISTIC SOULUTIONS PAINT JOB ESTIMATOR Artistic solutions, a painting company, has determined that for every 160 square feet of wall space, one gallon of paint and three hours of labor are rquired. The company charges $28.00 per hour for labor. Design a modular program that allows the user to enter the number of rooms that are to be painted, the approximate square feet of wall space in each room (it may differ from room to room ), and the price of the paint per gallon. It should then create a report that includes a fancy company header and displays the following information: # the number of gallons of paint required (rounded up to next full gallon) #the hours of labor requried #the cost of the paint #the labor charges #the total cost of the paint job