The United States imports more manufactured goods than it exports. These are goods that require more capital than labor. It also exports more services than it imports. Services require more labor than capital. If comparative advantage depends on relative factor abundance, what does the United States have in relative abundance? Does this make sense for an economy as advanced as the United States?
"European countries that want the benefits of fixed exchange rates with their neighboring countries without the costs could simply impose strict controls on investment flows into and out of their country." Answer true or false about this statement. Explain.
When the following equation is balanced properly under basic conditions, what are the coefficients of the species shown?
HXeO4- + S2O32 = Xe + SO32-
Water appears in the balanced equation as a --- (reactant, product, neither) with a coefficient of ---. (Enter 0 for neither.)
Which element is oxidized?2 AnswersChemistry1 year ago
A standard galvanic cell is constructed in which a Cu2+ | Cu half cell acts as the cathode. Which of the following statements are correct?
Hint: Refer to a table of standard reduction potentials.
(Choose all that apply.)
a) In the external circuit, electrons flow from the other compartment to the Cu2+|Cu compartment.
b) Cl2|Cl- could be the other standard half cell.
c) The cathode reaction is Cu2+ + 2e- -> Cu
d) The cathode reaction is Cu -> Cu2+ + 2e-
e) Cr3+|Cr could be the other standard half cell.3 AnswersChemistry1 year ago