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math 540
suppose it takes a college student an average of 5 minutes to find a parking space on the schools parking lot. Assume also that this time is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 2 minutes. What time is exceeded by approximately 75% of the college students when ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:21pm

college physics
A weightlifter has a basal metabolic rate of 92.4 W. As he is working out, his metabolic rate increases by about 650 W. (a) How many hours does it take him to work off a 450 Calorie bagel if he stays in bed all day? (b) How long does it take him if he's working out? (c) ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:44pm

college
sinθ = 1/1.33 θ=48.7° Now, the radius r is r/2 = tanθ
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 12:24am

college
a point source is on the bottom of a pool 2m deep. find the diameter of the largest circle at the surface which light can emerge from the water (n=1.33)
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 11:36pm

College anatomy
never mind negative feedback is right. lul
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:56pm

College anatomy
i tried negative and negative feedback both wrong
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:51pm

Math
the ratio of males to females in a college class is 2:6. If there are 72 students in the class, how many are male?
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:19pm

College anatomy
It was observed that blood glucose levels were falling in an individual. This event would be sensed by (a) cells in the (b) of the pancreas, causing them to release the hormone (c). This series of events would be part of an (d) loop/mechanism, serving as a self-adjusting ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 7:33pm

college essay
I am my truest and purest self, a mere child embarking on the beginning of life. So, how can it be that my mother, my main source of comfort, can possibly be dying? Stage 4 Metastases Melanoma Cancer: the doctor says is the grim diagnosis, the definite fate that we have no say...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 5:10pm

Statistics
An opinion poll asks a random sample of 100 college seniors how they view their job prospects. In all, 53 say "Good." The 95% confidence interval has a margin of error of 9.9%. The sample used actually included 130 college seniors but 30 of the seniors refused to ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:51pm

Statistics
To plan the budget for next year a college needs to estimate what impact current economic downturn might have on student requests for financial aid. Historically, this college has provided aid to 35% of its students. Officials look at a random sample of this year’s ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:50pm

U.S. and Global economics; involving math problems
I've been working on this problem for "hours" and I can't quite figure out how to solve it; can anyone help plzzz? I would appreciate it. :) Two college students went on spring break to Guadalajara, Mexico. One took the vacation in 2002, while the other went ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 10:03am

bangladesh
In the space before each of the following items, place a C if the capitalization is correct, a zero (0) if it is incorrect. Then insert capitals where they should be, and draw a line through capitals that should be small letters. 1. the Rocky Mountains 2. my spanish course 3. ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:22am

College Physics
If the two lines are attached at the same point on the branch so a triangle is formed, then the center of gravity of the plank, hiker system must be directly below the attachment point. mass of plank = 2.25 * length for length (.5L)^2 = 21.78^2 - 10.89^2 (.5 L)^2 = 474.4 - 118...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 12:17am

College Physics
A wooden bridge crossing a canyon consists of a plank with length density λ = 2.25 kg/m suspended at h = 10.89 m below a tree branch by two ropes of length L = 2h and with a maximum rated tension of 2000 N, which are attached to the ends of the plank, as shown in the ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 11:50pm

College Algebra
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Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 4:22pm

college essay
Then I'll repeat what Bob Pursley told you: "What I am saying to you, is that to communicate clearly, you need to shed the extravagant language. It does not impress the educated." ~~ Simplify your vocabulary. ~~ Write shorter and less complicated sentences. ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:11pm

college essay
Im trying to say that I was like a hollow shell. I dont know Im trying to make the essay developed and stand out to the admissions officers, while also not making it overdone or overly complicated.
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:07pm

college essay
Why are you using the word "callous"? What do you mean by this?
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:01pm

college essay
I entered a callous shell of myself,and once again allowed my obstacles overtake my life.
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:56pm

college essay
also is it that im writing too much in general or is it the vocab?
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:51pm

college essay
Concentrate on Bob Pursley's main points: 1. ... to communicate clearly, you need to shed the extravagant language. It does not impress the educated. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/c​oncise.htm 2. ... colleges are looking to admit young people who have a ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:34pm

college essay
so should I make it shorter?
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 2:16pm

college essay
Your essay is much to sweet, and full of fat....and words. Reread just this part: <<Now, I put full zeal into my academics, community service, and life goals. Once a callous shell deprived of substance and motivation, I am now an ambitious allegiant, heading towards my ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 1:43pm

college essay
Here's another one for editing papers. Your paper was well-written btw. Hope you make it in! I can't paste the link in so if you go to Paper Rater's website, that could help.
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:05pm

college essay
We don't edit/proofread first or rough drafts here. Sorry ... takes way too long. Make sure you go through these steps 3 or 4 times before posting a much more polished piece, please. -------------------------- Please go over your paper with the following in mind. Thanks to...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 9:45am

college essay
can someone edit my college essay? I was told by an admissions counselor to write a supplement describing my low cumulative GPA. It is a rough first draft, and probolaly needs to be heavily edited I am my truest and purest self, a mere child embarking on the beginning of the ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 9:37am

College Algebra
x/10000=sin(14º) x=10000sin(14º) , since sin(14º)=0.24192 x=10000*(0.24192) x=2419.2 feet
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:24am

college essay
I think you need to discuss how your experiences, and future at UConn will make you better, and make the world a better place.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 7:40pm

college essay
In the essay, make sure you emphasize the steady rise of your GPA and what it took for you to achieve that. Spend most of the essay telling how you achieved that GPA increase.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 7:10pm

college essay
I know its definitely a reach school but as far as the essay goes, basically I should just write an essay about what happened freshan and sophmore year and how I grew from it? do you have any other advice on how to write it?
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:55pm

college essay
Less than 50 percent of applicants are admitted to UConn. Check this site for more details. http://collegeapps.about.com/od/collegep​rofiles/p/connecticut.htm
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:49pm

college essay
do any of you think I have a chance?
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:45pm

college essay
no the admissions counselor gave me an email to send the writing supplement to, so its not sent through the common app. She said it can be as "long as it takes to tell my story" and there really isnt a minimum sat requirement, but they only look at reading and math
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:33pm

college essay
Your essay may make the difference then. All applicants must apply through the Common Application. Due to the number of applications received, interviews are not part of the admissions process. Students are welcome to share additional information with us through the Common ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:28pm

college essay
I know Uconns competitive but its definitely my first choice school, so Im trying to do everything I can to increase my chances of getting in. My cumulative GPA is under the 3.33 that they look for, but now its at a 3.77 so Im hoping they see that and understand why my grades ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:22pm

college essay
Uconn and Ill probolaly also send it i as a writing supplement to Fairfield University
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:19pm

college essay
Make it an essay, not a story. Be sure you emphasize the steady rise in your GPA from your sophomore year to now. What college is this? I'd like to look up their admission requirements.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 6:18pm

college essay
should I write it like a story or more like an essay that I would write in school? Also, I dont know if you give college advice or not, but do you think I have a chance for being admitted?
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:49pm

college essay
If this is the supplement recommended by the UConn counselor -- you should stick to the reasons for your low grades. Your thesis could be something like "My grades are a disappointment to me, but I had several problems to contend with in high school."
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:45pm

college essay
what should be the main focus of the essay? Im obviously going to write about my mom, but im confused on how to structure it and how exactly to write it. It just seems confusing to me on how Im supposed to write an impacting and honest story while also creating a d=well ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:38pm

college essay
I'd make it shorter than 5 pages. Perhaps one page is enough for this essay.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:33pm

college essay
so how long do you think it should approximately be? im not sure whether I should be writing a 5 pg narrative or a short essay. also, do you give college advice?
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:19pm

college essay
Also -- please check back here to see if other tutors have additional advice.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:15pm

college essay
Check these sites. http://www.englishclub.com/writing/colle​ge-application-essays/lfi_introductions.​html http://www.usnews.com/education/blogs/pr​ofessors-guide/2010/09/15/10-tips-for-wr​iting-the-college-application-essay http://www.infoplease.com/edu...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:14pm

college essay
Can you give me any advice on writing the essay
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:09pm

college essay
sorry about your mom
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:06pm

college essay
I have a 2.68 GPA. I know its bad, but this was mainly due to my mother dying freshman year and my fathers debilitating state after her death. I had a 2.0 freshman yr, a 2.65 sophmore yr, a 3,259 junior yr, and a 3.67 senior yr (so far) A Uconn admissions counselor told me to ...
Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:05pm

College Physics
0.03
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:54pm

College Physics
just for others who are looking for this answer: You have to convert 24Cal/hr into J/s since 1Cal=4190 Joules 24Cal/hr x 1hr/3600s x 4190 J = Q/t Then plug into formula stated above to get a final answer of 0.026858974 = 0.027 (2 sigfigs)
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 5:21am

Statistics
In a study of caffeine and stress, college students indicate how many cups of coffee they drink per day and their stress level on a scale of 1 to 10. The date follow: Number of Cups of Coffee 3,2,4,6,5,1,7,3 Stress Level 5,3,3,9,4,2,10,5 Calculate a Pearsons r to determine the...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 8:47pm

stats
To estimate the mean score  of those who took the Medical College Admission Test on your campus, you will obtain the scores of an SRS of students. From published information you know that the scores are approximately Normal with standard deviation about 6.4. You want your ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 4:18pm

Career (Ms.Sue)
I want to be a lawyer do I have to do a master degree? what qualifications do I need? what subjects a suitable for college?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:13pm

college math
i dont understand what information to put in and how to find the percent
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:52pm

college math
You can play around with lots of Z table stuff at http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/z_table.​html have fun
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 8:26pm

college math
Math homework please help!! 2. Suppose that people’s weights are normally distributed, with mean 175 pounds and a standard deviation of 6 pounds. Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent a. What percent of the population would weigh between 165 and 170 pounds? b. What ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:37pm

college resume
Go through it all and cut as much excess wording as possible. As it is right now, it's far too long, whether formatted and printed or sent electronically. The best resumes can be printed on one side of one page ... mostly because the people reading them don't have time...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:22pm

college resume
other than that do you think it could improved at all
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:52pm

college Algebra
post
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:49pm

college Algebra
Ln y = -0.35 Exponential form: e^(-0.35) = Y Y = 0.7047
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:46pm

college Algebra
Ln y = Log 9 = 0.95424 Exponential form: e^(0.95424) = y Y = 2.5967
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:38pm

college resume
This is one: Psychology Won first place in final Psychology project competition. The winning 11 Project project included writing a 5 pg essay on the cognitive affects of Award genetic algorithm on intellectual performance, producing a well developed poster board and ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:32pm

college resume
where is it wordy to you
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:25pm

College Algebra
x/10000 = sin 14°
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:07pm

college resume
I think it's wordy in places. Capitalization and some punctuation need work, too. I have no experience with electronically submitted resumes, though, so the missing capital letters and punctuation may not matter.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:57pm

college resume
its for a college and will be sent electronically. Is it developed enough?Is there anything that sounds wrong or that needs to be elaborated on?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:32pm

College Algebra
A plane takes off from the ground at a 14-degree angle. After flying straight for 10,000 feet, what is the altitude of the plane?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:28pm

college resume
Here are many websites that have good ideas in them: http://www.bing.com/search?setmkt=en-US&​q=how+to+write+resume Be sure to read through many of these to see what format you want to use, etc. One thing you NEED to do, however, is not use any abbreviations or acronyms...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:27pm

college resume
Is this resume for getting into college? or for finding a job after college graduation? Is it to be in a printable format so that it all fits on one page? Or is it to be acceptable as an electronic resume? Or both?
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 1:25pm

college resume
Is there any way to edit or improve this? Community Service Description Grades(s) Hrs/wk wk/yr BuildOn Raised $2,000 through active fundraising and community service, donated all funds to Malawi, lived with a host 10 56 4 family for a week to fully ascertain their lifestyle, ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:49pm

college algebra
thank you
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 10:44pm

college algebra
ln y = log 9 e^(ln y) = e^(log 9) y = e^(0.9542) y = 2.5967
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 9:10pm

college algebra
ln y = -0.35 e^(ln y) = e^(-0.35) y = e^(-0.35) y = 0.7047
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 9:09pm

college algebra
Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = log 9
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:18pm

college algebra
Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = −0.35
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 8:18pm

college Algebra
Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = −0.35
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:40pm

college Algebra
Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = log 9
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 5:40pm

Poem: Annabel Lee by Edgar Allen Poe
MONDAY November 4, 2013 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:52pm

college Algebra
Reiny is right, this formula can't be right. Raising it to the power of x makes more sense.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:46pm

college Algebra
your formula makes no sense at all according to your formula the life expectancy of this woman would be 78.5(1.001)(50) = 1946 years was it L = 78.5(1.001)^x ?? then L = 78.5(1.001)^50 = 82.5 that makes more sense
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:44pm

college Algebra
Thank you, big help!
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:43pm

college algebra
really ?? look at your answer, how can it even make sense? .6 is a bit more than half so you are taking about half of 16(12) = half of 192 or appr 96 I get 115.2
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:40pm

college Algebra
Replace x with 50 and then multiply 78.5 x 1.001 x 50 to get your answer.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:39pm

college Algebra
Use a calculator to help solve the problem. The life expectancy of white females can be estimated by using the function = 78.5(1.001)x, where x is the current age. Find the life expectancy of a white female who is currently 50 years old. Give the answer to the nearest tenth. L...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:32pm

College Algebra
thank you Reiny and Bob
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:29pm

college algebra
i did that and it is not working. i get 0.0348
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:24pm

College Algebra
amount162/amount164= 100/100 * e^(-.692*60/22)/e^(-.692*60/37) e^-.692*60(1/22-1/37)=.465 check my work.
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:18pm

college algebra
Just plug in the given values and evaluate I = 16(.6)(12) = .....
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:18pm

College Algebra
Assume we start with 1 unit of each after t = 2 hrs = 120 minutes amount of 162ho = 1(1/2)^(120/22) amount of 164ho = 1(1/2)^(120/37) ratio of the two = 1(1/2)^(120/22) / 1(1/2)^(120/37) = (1/2)^(120/22 - 120/37) = (1/2)^(900/407) = .2159 = .216 to 3 decimals = 216 : 1000 =27...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:15pm

college algebra
Use a calculator to help solve the problem. The intensity I of light (in lumens) at a distance x meters below the surface is given by I = I0 k x, where I0 is the intensity at the surface and k depends on the clarity of the water. At one location in the Atlantic ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:13pm

College Algebra
Use a calculator to help solve the problem. One isotope of holmium, 162Ho, has a half life of 22 minutes. The half-life of a second isotope, 164Ho, is 37 minutes. Starting with a sample containing equal amounts, find the ratio of the amounts of 162Ho to 164Ho after two hours...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 4:07pm

Statistics
The business college computing center wants to determine the proportion of business students who have laptop computers. If the proportion exceeds 35%, then the lab will scale back a proposed enlargement of its facilities. Suppose 200 business students were randomly sampled and...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:35pm

College Physics
a. calculate the moment of inertia for the rod. forces is gravity, and table at one end. b. consider how far the cg has fallen. That loss of pE goes into reotational KE. c. torque about the cg=I*angular acceleration. acceleation at tip= angluar acceleratio*length
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:56pm

College Physics
A uniform rod of mass M = 437.0 g and length L = 37.1 cm stands vertically on a horizontal table. It is released from rest to fall. A)Which of the following forces are acting on the rod? B)Calculate the angular speed of the rod as it makes an angle θ = 45° with ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 8:24pm

College Physics
A force, F = (2x + 3y) N, is applied to an object at a point whose position vector with respect to the pivot point is r = (5x + 4y + 2z) m. Calculate the torque (in units on Nm) created by the force about that pivot point.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 5:48pm

Finance
which of the following items would a personal loan be a better option than a credit card for a college student. A. Car insurance expense B. Tuition and dorm fees C. Trips home for the holidays D. Tickets to sporting events
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:11pm

q
The point of an AP class is to challenge the learner and earn college credit. Some students pass enough AP classes in high school to graduate from college a semester or so early. This saves time and money.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:36pm

addendum to my response
When I was a freshman in college all incoming students were given a test in English. Those scoring above some point were moved (we had no choice) to an honors English class. The prof explained that we scored high enough that we didn't need the traditional course in English...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:06pm

College algebra
72/(-4) + 3(-4) = -18-12 = -30 5-(-5) = 5+5 = 10 -30/10 = -3
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:03pm

College algebra
-I need help solving this 72/(-4)+3(-4) _________ 5-(-5)
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 2:56pm

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