Refer to the public safety program you selected for the Week 4 Influences Within Public Programs assignment. ***(I HAVE ATTACHED ASSIGNMENT FROM LAST WEEK FOR REFERENCE)***Public Safety Program: Customs and Border ProtectionWrite a 800 to 825-word paper in which you evaluate the possible sources of revenue, temporary assistance, and funding assets as part of financial contingency planning. Address the following sources in your paper:-Public-private partners-Community-based organizations (nonprofit)-Bond issuance-Grants-Multi-level government financing-Explain the effects of taxation.-Evaluate the role that financial efficiency will play in obtaining this funding at the state and local levels.-Explain how you would identify the sources of funds for the project.-Format your paper according to APA guidelines.
Essay Question: Consider a species that occupies a large, but fixed, number of islands. The distribution of the species across all islands is maintained by a balance between local extinctions and local colonization events. Devise a model for the relationship between the fraction of islands occupied by the species and time. Be clear to outline the assumptions you make and be sure to describe your key predictions.
For this assignment, you read the article written by Buzi, Smith, and Weinman (2014) located under your weekly resources. These authors used a chi-square analysis to analyze the data from their research study. Now, write a summary of the research, including background information on the topic, the main hypotheses, methods, results, and the conclusions drawn by the researchers. In addition to this summary, be sure to address the following in your paper:Describe the variables used in the analysis, along with the level of measurement (i.e., nominal, ordinal, interval, or ratio) for each variable.Explain why the researchers used chi-square to analyze the data. In other words, how does the level at which each variable is measured determine which analysis is appropriate? Please support your answer to this question using the course materials or other scholarly resources.Did the authors use a diverse group of participants (e.g., various ages, races, etc.) in their research? You should describe some characteristics of the sample used in the research.Length:2-4 pagesYour paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.
you will analyze the article (talk about the strengths and weakness of reading)Lindberg, Tracey. The Doctrine of Discovery in Canada. In Discovering Indigenous Lands: The Doctrine of Discovery in the English Colonies, edited by Robert J. Miller, Jacinta Ruru, Larissa Behrendt, and Tracey Lindberg. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010.analyze the reading and discuss how this article advances your knowledge of settler-colonialism. Also, make a reference.
OpenStax Textbook: Chapter 2, 6, 7Minimum of 1 scholarly sourceIn your reference for this assignment, be sure to include both your text/class materials AND your outside reading(s).Initial Post InstructionsMany variables in medicine follow a normal distribution where there are approximately an equal number of values below the mean as above the mean. Describe two variables that you work with that would probably follow a normal distribution. Also note which of the two variables would be likely to have a larger standard deviation and why.
For this task, you will read three news articles intended for a general audience reporting the results from correlational studies. You can find the links to these articles under your weekly resources. For each of the articles, you will answer the following questions and provide justifications for your answeProvide a brief summary of the topic of the article.Determine which variables are the focus of the research.Describe how the results of the correlational analyses are presented.Does the author of the article present the results as causal? In other words, does the author make statements that one variable causes the otherCan you think of any additional variables that were not included in this study that may be important to consider? Please describe the variables.Based on what you know about correlational research, does it make sense to make lifestyle changes based on the research presented in this article? Please explain your answer.Use one of the news articles to locate, and then read the primary source article in the NCU library. Did the news article accurately represent the research conducted? Please explain your answer. Length:3-5 pagesour paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.
Assessment InstructionsPreparationFor this research, you will use the archival data from the GSS Data Explorer website to develop a research research question, develop a hypothesis, and analyze the data to draw conclusions.Navigate to the GSS website.GSS Data Explorer (2019). Retrieved from https://gssdataexplorer.norc.org/You will complete the following steps in the GSS website. For a step-by-step guide, refer to the GSS Data Explorer Instructions [PDF] or the GSS Data Explorer Instructions video.Create an account and add your two chosen variables to your cart.Be sure that those variables are what you selected for your Literature Review.Create a project, label it 4600_Last name, and save it.Download the data by exporting it to Microsoft Excel.Review the data available for each variable.Once you have chosen your variables, use them for the entire course and use the resources provided to craft your study.InstructionsIn the next assessment, you will start to conduct your research study. We conduct research studies to expand our knowledge on how human behavior in the world is evolving. To conduct an effective study, we need to understand theories of development as they relate to our current environment and society.The first step, however, is to create a research proposal that provides the detailed plan for your study. Be sure to use the Research Proposal Template [DOC], as it provides context and wording that you should use to help you clearly explain your main points. By using the template, you will cover all of the points below.Insert your revised literature review in the Literature Review section in the template.Operationally define the variables that you are using in your study.State your hypothesis for your study.Report on the method you will use to sample your participants.You may want to look at the GSS website to see how participants were found.Use your notes from the media piece to guide your sampling method selection.Explain the method you will use to collect and analyze your data.You may want to look at the GSS site to see how data was found.Use your notes from the media piece to guide your sampling method selection.Choose the measurement that matches your study.Review the template for suggested language.Discuss how the measurement increases the reliability and validity of the study.Explain your procedure based on research design you chose.
1. Explain how Monte Carlo simulation is used in the real world. Provide a specific example from your own line of work, or a line of work that you find particularly interesting.2. Identify that parts or aspects of Monte Carlo simulation processes that you have found to be particularly challenging. Describe why you believe that they are challenging and provide remedies to simplify those aspects.
Having read about various disciplinary methods and written a literature review accounting for relevant secondary sources, reflect upon and respond to the following:What disciplines have you identified as most relevant to your research question?What methods are typically valued or emphasized in these disciplines?Are any of these methods relevant or useful to your research project? Explain.Do you have any training or familiarity with the methods you see as relevant to your work? Explain.What method(s) are you most likely to employ for this project?Remember: you should consider the timeframe for our course, access to sources, and familiarity with quantitative and qualitative strategiesWhat steps do you need to take to ensure you can collect the data/evidence necessary for your project?What is your timeline for data/evidence collection? (keep in mind that you should start analyzing your primary data during week 5).There is no word requirement for this post. Be sure to answer all of the questions thoughtfully and thoroughly.