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  1. Its easy since you can find percent mass without knowing the salt. Its just 252/1752(100%)...so the molality has to be one fifth of that. So you need to see which salt that has a molar mass that will give you a molality of 2.87671232. #mols = 4.31506848 from 252 grams. Molar mass is 58.40...NaCl. I cant remember my AP Chem test...but this is considered "easy" for the MCAT.
  2. man...they're still gonna have wars in 2142...
  3. Would this qualify as terrorist demands? Quote:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/south_asia/5369198.stm The Pakistani president said that, following the attacks of 11 September 2001, the US made some "ludicrous" demands of Pakistan. "The intelligence director told me that Mr Armitage said, 'Be prepared to be bombed. Be prepared to go back to the Stone Age'," he said. The US envoy also insisted that Pakistan suppress domestic expression of support for attacks on the United States, he said. While its nice to support the US in its drive to promote virtue and prevent vice in every corner of the globe, does the reality of the current administration's attitude and how that attitude has been manifested in this administration's foreign policy warrant such support? Or, does the government has a pass no matter what because of what it claims to be fighting for?
  4. Quote:Original post by owl Quote:Original post by outRider Quote:Original post by owl Quote:Original post by mattnewport Quote:... The emperor goes on to explain in detail the reasons why spreading the faith through violence is something unreasonable. Violence is incompatible with the nature of God and the nature of the soul. "God is not pleased by blood, and not acting reasonably ("syn logo") is contrary to God's nature. Faith is born of the soul, not the body. Whoever would lead someone to faith needs the ability to speak well and to reason properly, without violence and threats.... To convince a reasonable soul, one does not need a strong arm, or weapons of any kind, or any other means of threatening a person with death...." A noble sentiment from the religion that brought us the Inquisition... It easy to miss the point here. The New Testament doesn't tell people to convert others by the use of the sword and to kill the infidels, as the Quoran does. And yet, that's precicely how Christianity was spread throughout Europe, by Charlamagne's sword specifically. It's a useless point anyhow, religion transcends definition by any one source, be it Bible or Quran. It is not a useless point. Sacred books are the cookbooks of religions. It was the roman empire the one who conquered Europe and christianity was the religion the empire had at that time. The Quran explicitly tells muslims to kill anything that is not muslim. There is no mis-interpretation there. I will re-quote it just in case someone missed it in the last page: Qur’an 9:5 “Fight and kill the disbelievers wherever you find them, take them captive, harass them, lie in wait and ambush them using every stratagem of war.” Qur’an 9:111 “The Believers fight in Allah’s Cause, they slay and are slain, kill and are killed.” Qur’an 8:39 “Fight them until all opposition ends and all submit to Allah.” Ishaq:324 “Fight them so that there is no more rebellion, and religion, all of it, is for Allah only. Allah must not have rivals.” Qur’an 9:14 “Fight them and Allah will punish them by your hands, lay them low, and cover them with shame. He will help you over them.” Qur’an 8:12 “I shall terrorize the infidels. So wound their bodies and incapacitate them because they oppose Allah and His Apostle.” Qur’an 8:57 “If you gain mastery over them in battle, inflict such a defeat as would terrorize them, so that they would learn a lesson and be warned.” Qur’an 8:67 “It is not fitting for any prophet to have prisoners until he has made a great slaughter in the land.” You should read the commentary on these verses...your interpretation of them is the same is Bin Laden's. Also, the translation is wrong for a couple of the verses. If you could get your hands on a copy of ibn Kathir's commentary (tafsir) or Maududi's...you'd know better what you were talking about.
  5. Quote:Original post by shmoove Quote:Original post by firahs Quote:Their rocket attacks killed very few soldiers(12 if I'm not mistaken). And that was by chance too. The guerilla warfare is what caused almost all the military losses, and it is also the main reason so many Lebanese civilians died. I thought it was because of all the ordinance that Israel dropped. I know this won't fit in with your view of the murderous Israeli army, but, fighting a few guerillas entrenched in buildings is very hard, and you will have many losses doing it. Transforming a whole village into a parking lot, on the other hand, is very easy. And still, the IDF went into the same villages over and over again, and suffered many losses. But most of those villages are still standing. shmoove Right, but the IDF physically dropped bombs/shelled villages...so despite the fact that they suffered losses fighting in a guerrilla's war...they still killed civilians with the airstrike...not Hizbollah. They could have just traded prisoners for soldiers a month ago and no one would have suffered losses...I mean, its what they are doing now...it was a military/diplomatic/political blunder.
  6. Quote:Their rocket attacks killed very few soldiers(12 if I'm not mistaken). And that was by chance too. The guerilla warfare is what caused almost all the military losses, and it is also the main reason so many Lebanese civilians died. I thought it was because of all the ordinance that Israel dropped.
  7. Quote:Original post by capn_midnight I'm thinking of organizing a protest. A few thousand people all buy tickets for the same departure time, and they all show up with nothing but a single bottle of water in their hands. And only wearing socks and a striped tie. I think that this is just fear mongering by the media again. "Keep us relevant!"
  8. Quote:Original post by mattnewport Quote:Original post by firahs Quote:Original post by BigFreak Can these bastards leave our countries alone? Thanks. Thats what they said. Who's that? The British muslims who were arrested for planning the attacks in Britain today? Who have no ties to the countries that have been ruined by colonialism and are still being ruined today?
  9. Quote:Original post by BigFreak Can these bastards leave our countries alone? Thanks. Thats what they said.
  10. Quote:Original post by cowsarenotevil Quote:Original post by firahs Quote:Original post by cowsarenotevil HOH and HHO are presumably isomers. That's not to say that HHO isn't water, nor is it to say that using it for fuel is a new or brilliant development, but there is a real process that changes one to the other. How is hydrogen supposed to covanlently bond to more than one atom with its 1 electron? Unless Oxygen coordinate covalently bonds to one of the hydrogen...I cant imagine how they expect this reaction to take place within a car. I have no idea. But I don't think the reaction that produces HHO is supposed to take place in a car, HHO is supposed to be made in advance. Right, but in order for you to maintain a lever of HHO within your car, you must have conditions present where HHO would remain HHO and not return to a more thermodynamically favorable form.
  11. Quote:Original post by cowsarenotevil HOH and HHO are presumably isomers. That's not to say that HHO isn't water, nor is it to say that using it for fuel is a new or brilliant development, but there is a real process that changes one to the other. How is hydrogen supposed to covanlently bond to more than one atom with its 1 electron? Unless Oxygen coordinate covalently bonds to one of the hydrogen...I cant imagine how they expect this reaction to take place within a car.
  12. Quote:Original post by Fragglerock good point... ...Hezbollah. The thing that I want to know is, is if Lebanon are so distraught over the attacks, why haven't they claimed it is an act of war??? Mobilise the army, and march south. Or do they know that they'll get massacred by both sides? Obviously there is some truth behind Israel's attacks in Beirut, or the Lebanese govt would have mobilised its army wouldn't it? Lebanon mobilising its army against Israel would be a great way to make its army less effective...I think that Seniora is wisely waiting for Israel to awaken from its bloodlust. They can only do this for so long...fighting them will accomplish nothing...just wait for the rest of the world to hate them and the opinion of those in the US regarding Israel to drop.
  13. Quote:Original post by Dizzy1 Quote:Original post by firahs when you are dealing with the IDF you can't avoid 100% civilian harm, and why is that? does IDF hide its troops inside civilian building? Lebanon has been bombarding Israel non-stop for the past 20 days...there is not one minute that a shell isn't falling into Israel. Quote:Original post by firahs There have been less Israels killed in the past 20 days than there have been lebanese children killed today. Think about that. And then tell me that you value Arab lives. so the hizballa isn't accurate enough, doesn't mean he won't want a lot of casualties in israel. I was just pointing out that your premise that Israel cares about Lebanese civilians because Hizbollah doesn't is flawed. Also, if you do the math, Israel's fired 100 times as much into Lebanon as Hizbollah has into Israel...while the Israeli barrage is non-stop and targetted, the Hizbollah attack is intermittent and most of the rockets end up in the sea or in empty land. I still don't understand: 1) People seem to want to apply the same standards to Hizbollah that they do to Israel, in order for this to be true, it must be admitted that Israel has similar goals to Hizbollah 2) With how disproportionate the destruction has been, people still try to paint the picture that everyone in Israel is suffering more than the people in Lebanon. While neither side should be suffering, I think its obvious who is suffering more. And really, the only way that I can see people adhering to the two items above is that the life of an Arab is not worth the spit of an Israeli.
  14. Quote:Original post by Dizzy1 Quote:Original post by SticksandStones Quote:Original post by Dizzy1 you're saying complete non-sense. no one considers non-jewish people's lives less than jewish. I didn't hear hizballa and other organizations regret hurting civilians' lives, in israel and in other countries, so they consider their lives less... it is an error, quite big one actually, but don't forget, hizballa is a terrorist organization, he refuses to be disarmed, causing this war to go on. hizballa uses civilians as shields, and it is the main cause for the large number of deaths. and the pictures of the event are not censored, they never censor it, in israel the pictures are being censored, thus reducing the shock effect. So Israel is a terrorist organization? Because when you use a terrorist organization as justification to do the same thing you're saying Israel is a terrorist organization. So what is it? Is Israel a nation and bound by rules, or is it a terrorist organization like Hezbollah and free to do what it wants? You can't have both. what i said was a response to those who had said israel didn't value non-jewish lives. al jazeera announced 27 dead, not at all better, but much less than the number given at first. Actually, it seems as if Al-Jazeera has reported 54 killed 37 of whom where children If Hizbollah killed 37 jewish children in 1 strike, Israel would nuke lebanon.
  15. Quote:Original post by Dizzy1 Quote:Original post by maximAL Quote:Original post by Dizzy1 al jazeera announced 27 killed, not at all better, but much less than the number given at first. you are aware that the problem with this incident is not just the mere number of casualties? when you are dealing with terrorist organizations you can't avoid 100% civilian harm, katyushas are falling on israeli cities on an hourly basis, israel has to act, if hizballa chooses to hide in civilian areas, he has to deal with the results. again, it is a mistake, but a mistake that was lead by hizballa. israel doesn't show uncensored pictures of bodies, and destroyed neighbourhoods, although more than 2000 rockets were fired towards israel, more than 20% of israel's population is in risk currently, and more are in potential risk. most of the israeli citizens left the northern area, thus minimizing casualties. when you are dealing with the IDF you can't avoid 100% civilian harm, etc, etc Israel has been bombarding Lebanon non-stop for the past 20 days...there is not one minute that a shell isn't falling into Lebanon. There have been less Israels killed in the past 20 days than there have been lebanese children killed today. Think about that. And then tell me that you value Arab lives.