# Homework Help: Computers: Operating Systems

## Recent Homework Questions About Operating Systems

**Social Studies**

What was the most likely cause of the dust bowl? a. Intense wind storms from changing weather patterns b. extreme heat evaporating the small water supply in the region c. an overpopulation of livestock causing stress on the food system d. overplowing the land without periods ...

**physics**

A uniform meter stick ( 100 cm long) that weighs 0.50 N has a 2 N weight located at the 30 cm mark (from the left) and a 5 N weight at the 85 cm mark (from the left). Where along the meter stick is the center of gravity of this system?

**financial accounting**

Zumbrunn Company’s income statement contained the condensed information below. ZUMBRUNN COMPANY Income Statement For the Year Ended December 31, 2015 Service revenue $969,400 Operating expenses, excluding depreciation $624,480 Depreciation expense 59,260 Loss on disposal of ...

**Social Studies**

Which of these is part of the estate's water system? 1. aviary 2. wrestling ground 3. baths**** 4. colonnade Tiberius and Gaius Gracchus wanted to 1. give women the right to vote***** 2. give land to the poor 3. take over Roman government 4. free all enslaved people

**math**

Part A: Using the graph above, create a system of inequalities that only contain points D and E in the overlapping shaded regions. Explain how the lines will be graphed and shaded on the coordinate grid above. (5 points) Part B: Explain how to verify that the points D and E ...

**History**

How did the geographic location of Philadelphia affect the city's development? Because of its location on rivers, the city built bridges and used ferries to allow workers to access the city. Because of proximity to water, streets had to be properly elevated to avoid flooding ...

**college physics HELP**

A vertically oriented spring stretches 0.2m when a 0.4kg mass is suspended from it. The mass is pulled, stretching the spring by an additional 0.15m. The mass is released and beings to oscillate in SHM. a)Calculate the spring constant for the spring. b)calculate the frequency ...

**college algebra**

Solve the system of linear equations and check any solutions algebraically. (If there is no solution, enter NO SOLUTION. If the system is dependent, express x, y, and z in terms of the parameter a.) x +2z=5 3x-y-z=12 6x-y-5z=27

**Algebra**

Solve the system of linear equations and check any solutions algebraically. (If there is no solution, enter NO SOLUTION. If the system is dependent, express x, y, and z in terms of the parameter a.) 3x-3y+6z=15 x+2y-z=11 5x-8y+13z=19

**algebra HELP PLEEEEASE**

Solve the following system using elimination or substitution. show your work. y = x^2 - 2x - 6 y = 4x + 10 Please explain how to do this and the answer! THANKS!

**Math**

Two complementary angles have measures of s and t. If t is less than twice s, which system of linear equations can be used to determine the measure of each angle?

**Astronomy**

Please check my answers 1. What size are most exosolar planets that have been detected? A. Small like the moon B. Same size as earth C. More massive than Jupiter D. More massive than the sun 2. Which NASA space mission, launched in 2009, has the goal of determining if planets ...

**Astronomy**

1. What size are most exosolar planets that have been detected? A. Small like the moon B. Same size as earth C. More massive than Jupiter D. More massive than the sun 2. Which NASA space mission, launched in 2009, has the goal of determining if planets like earth are rare or ...

**english**

can someone please help edit and improve this paragraph? In 1976, communist leader Mao Zedong died of Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson’s disease is a disease that attacks the central nervous system. It affects movements and often causes people to shake uncontrollably and ...

**American Government**

4. What is the strongest argument for supporting a jury system? a. to ensure that regional differences don't create differences in the law b. to ensure fairness through consideration of the verdict by more than one person*** c. to check the power of the judiciary system d. to ...

**Check My Math Answers Please!**

1) [I don’t need any help with this question.] 2) [I don’t need any help with this question.] 3) A model rocket is launched from a roof into a large field. The path of the rocket can be modeled by the equation y=-0.04x^2+8.3x+4.3, where x is the horizontal distance, in ...

**Bio**

The thyroid ___ A. controls the endocrine system. B. Regulates the metabolism. C. controls sexual characteristics. D. regulates metabolism of glucose Please help I'm missing part of my book

**American Government**

The federal government sets requirements that all public schools must follow,while state governments set standards listing what students need to learn. this is an example of which constitutional system? a. dual federalism b. cooperative federalism*** c. layered federalism d. ...

**Biology**

The thyroid ___ A. controls the endocrine system. B. Regulates the metabolism. C. controls sexual characteristics. D. regulates metabolism of glucose.

**Physics**

10 mol of an ideal gas expands isothermally at 373 K to 2.6 times its initial volume. Find the heat flow into the system. The universal gas constant is 8.31 J/K · mol. Answer in units of J. Any help much appreciated, I have no idea where to begin with this problem.

**Physics 1401**

An Atwood's machine is built from m1=1kg and m2=2kg. The mass less string is passed over a friction less, mass less pulley. When the system is released from rest, what is the tension in the string?

**Social Studies**

Help me please! Which is the best example of how Reagan dealt with the Soviet Union from a position of strength? development of the Strategic Defense Initiative U.S. withdrawal of the SALT II treaty from Senate approval Reagan condemning martial law in Poland U.S support of ...

**Physics**

A horizontal beam of length 4 m and mass 7.0 kg has a mass of 2.0 kg and width 0.8 m sitting at the end of the beam (see the following figure). What is the torque due to gravity (in N · m) on the beam–block system about the support at the wall? (Enter the magnitude.)

**algebra PLEASE help**

Bob and Doug play a lot of Ping-Pong, but Doug is a much better player, and wins 90% of their games. To make up for this, if Doug wins a game he will spot Bob five points in their next game. If Doug wins again he will spot Bob ten points the next game, and if he still wins the...

**Linear algebra**

please help :( Bob and Doug play a lot of Ping-Pong, but Doug is a much better player, and wins 90% of their games. To make up for this, if Doug wins a game he will spot Bob five points in their next game. If Doug wins again he will spot Bob ten points the next game, and if he...

**Math**

Which governor took the actions below? -Regained accreditation for Georgia's universities -Led the way for 18 year olds to have the right to vote -Established a board of corrections to oversee the prison system Ellis Arnall* Jimmy carter Richard Russell Eugene Talmadge

**programming**

Describe use cases for a department store credit card system. Name at least two actors and four use cases. Do not do a diagram, just write it up by giving a name for each use case, a brief description of the use case and name the actors involved.

**Math**

Solve each system algebraically Y=4x-9 and y=x-3 This is what I have done 4x-y-9=0 x-3+4x-9=0 3x=9+3 3x=12 X=4 Than I substituted x in one equation y=4-3 y=1 Please let me know if I am doing this correctly. Thx

**Science**

Explain what is meant by closed system of circulation

**Math**

24. solve the system of equations algerbraically. show all of your steps. (2 points) y=x^(2)+2x y=3x+20 I'm just having trouble understanding. Please help

**College Algebra**

Solve using substitution.If the system has infinitely many solutions, express your answer in terms of k. If the system is inconsistent, enter INCONSISTENT. Here is my work: y=5x-5 5x-y=5 5x-(5x-5)=5 5x-5x+5=5 5=5 y=5x-5 k=5x-5 5x=k+5 x=1/5k+1 x,y = (k/5+1, 5k-5)

**government**

Wtat is legitimate government? Outline any four features of legitimacy? What is simple majority sysyem? Outline four demeits of the system

**Geography**

Why might a Confucian praise or criticize China’s current political system and its approach to economic and political change?

**Physics**

A car of mass 1.33 103 kg is initially moving on a level road at a speed of 18.0 m/s. Compute the increase in temperature of the brakes, assuming that all the mechanical energy ends up as internal energy in the brake system. Assume a total heat capacity of 10,000 J/C°.

**Physics! HElp**

A <10.0+A> g ice cube at -15.0oC is placed in <125+B> g of water at 48.0oC. Find the final temperature of the system when equilibrium is reached. Ignore the heat capacity of the container and assume this is in a calorimeter, i.e. the system is thermally insulated ...

**physics**

A 37.0 g ice cube at -15.0 degreesC is placed in 224 g of water at 48.0 degreesC. Find the final temperature of the system when equilibrium is reached. Ignore the heat capacity of the container and assume this is in a calorimeter, i.e. the system is thermally insulated from ...

**math algebra three system equation**

2x+y+2z=25 3x-y+6z=48 5x+2y+4z=55 I got stuck after step 2 of trying to eliminate the first two equations where do I go from their and would kindly like full explanation of how to solve it so I can practice it out. Thank you :)

**chemistry**

(b) (i)The e.m.f. of the cell was measured as 0.62 volts. Taking the standard electrode potential of Cu/Cu2+ as = +0.34 volts, calculate the standard potential of the Co/Co2+ system. Be careful to indicate whether your answer is positive or negative. (ii) State the direction ...

**Health and physcal ed.**

kidney stones can be very painful. what prevention methods could you used to keep from developing them? A)Drink a lot of milk wich is full of calcium. B)Drink plenty of water, wich flushes out your system. c)eat plenty of pretien rich foods like fish and/or chicken**** D)take ...

**Physics**

Compute the entropy change of a system consisting of 1kg of ice at 0•C which melts (reversibly) to water at the same temperature. The latent heat of melting is 79.6 Cal/g

**another one please help**

{-9x-3y=147 -x+7y=-101 The solution of the system is:

**Linear equations**

I keep getting this wrong and can't figure out why {60x+10y=-16 -50x-100y=50 The solution to the system is:

**substitution and elimination methods**

Can someone please help explain this, my notes aren't helping me much. Given the following system of linear equations: {x-4y=20 -3x+4y=-12 The solution to the system is: The system is: The equation is: Please help

**Math 8**

A system of equations are shown below -y+2x=4 2x-y= -4 if i solve separately it has infinite solutions but if i solve together there are no solutions is it infinite or no solution?

**Physics**

An object of mass 2kg on a plane inclined at angle 40degree and whose coefficient of dynamic friction is 0.3 is connected to another mass of 1kg which hangs vertically over a frictionless pulley. Obtain the acceleration of the system

**M240 Help please**

Solve the following system of equations using matrices. Use Gaussian elimination with back substitution or Gauss-Jordan elimination. a. 3x1 + 5x2 - 8x3 + 5x4 = -8 b. x1 + 2x2 - 3x3 + x4 = -7 c. 2x1 + 3x2 - 7x3 + 3x4 = -11 d. 4x1 + 8x2 - 10x3+ 7x4 = -10 my answer = B

**physics and motion**

The Grizwald’s have just chopped down a Christmas tree and have decided to pull it out of the woods on a sled over the snow. Clark has attached a rope to the sled and is pulling the tree/sled system (mass = 22 kg) with a force of 50.0 N at an angle of 32˚ above the ...

**Math**

1. Two lines, C and D, are represented by the following equations: Line C: y = x + 5 Line D: y = −2x − 1 Which of the following options shows the solution to the system of equations and explains why? (−2, 3), because the point does not lie on any axis (−2, 3), because ...

**Science**

You digestive system has three main functions: digestion, absorption, and elimination. In which organ does absorption begin? A. Mouth*** B. Stomach C. Small Intestine D. Gall bladder

**physics**

A 37.0 g ice cube at -15.0 degreesC is placed in 224 g of water at 48.0 degreesC. Find the final temperature of the system when equilibrium is reached. Ignore the heat capacity of the container and assume this is in a calorimeter, i.e. the system is thermally insulated from ...

**math**

1.what if they changed the scoring system in American Football, and there were only two ways o score, a field goal worth 3 points and a touchdown worth 7 points. What are all the possible total scores that a team could have?

**Chemistry**

Aluminum is produced by the electrolysis of aluminum oxide (Al2O3, bauxite ore) dissolved in molten cryolyte (Na2AlF6). Calculate the mass of aluminum that can be produced in one day in an electrolytic cell operating continuously at 1.0 x 105 amps. The cryolite does not react

**This isn't about school**

Hey Ms. Sue I feel ya, lots of cheaters on this website I understand, but sadly you can't do anything because from the beginning of time people always find a way to cheat the system and find loop-holes.

**Algebra/Precalculus**

Solve the system of linear equations and check any solutions algebraically. (If there is no solution, enter NO SOLUTION. If the system is dependent, express x, y, and z in terms of the parameter a.) 3x-3y+6z=6 x+2y-z=8 5x-8y+13z=4 I don't know what parameter A is... Do I solve...

**Chemistry**

The equilibrium constant is equal to 5.00 at 1300K for the reaction 2SO2(g) + O2(g) <--> 2SO3(g) if initial concentrations are [SO2] = 6.00M, [O2] = 0.45M, [SO3]= 9.00M, the system is a/. At equilibrium b/. Not at equilibrium and will remain in an un equilibrated state c...

**physics**

A closed 2.0-L container holds 3.0 mol of an ideal gas. If 200 J of heat is added, what is the change in internal energy of the system? A. 300 J B. 150 J C. zero D. 100 J E. 200 J -Since there is no mention of work being done I thing the answer is 200J but I want to make sure?

**physics**

A 37.0 g ice cube at -15.0 degreesC is placed in 224 g of water at 48.0 degreesC. Find the final temperature of the system when equilibrium is reached. Ignore the heat capacity of the container and assume this is in a calorimeter, i.e. the system is thermally insulated from ...

**SS. help**

What impact did this have on the presidents who were trying to get rid of the spoils system and higher people based on their qualifications (aka the Pendelton Act) i have looked up different sites but it still don't help me.

**Algebra**

Check my answer- Solve the system of equations algebraically. Show all of your steps. Y=x^2+2x Y=3x+20 My answer: X^2+2x+3x+20 X^2-x-20 (x-5),(x+4)=0 x=5, x=-4 y=35, y=8 Thank you!

**Ethics**

What are the fundamental values of each of these health systems: The system In Mexico, the system in Canada, the system in the United Kingdom, and the system in the United States? I think it has to do with comparison of the healthcare systems in Canada and the United States is...

**probability and statistics**

Let Θ1, Θ2, W1, and W2 be independent standard normal random variables. We obtain two observations, X1=Θ1+W1,X2=Θ1+Θ2+W2. Find the MAP estimate θ^=(θ^1,θ^2) of (Θ1,Θ2) if we observe that X1=1, X2=3. (You will have to solve a system of two linear equations.)

**Math**

particle P of mass m kg is attached to two fixed points A and B by two identical model springs, each of stiffness k and natural length l . The point A is at a height / l above the point B. The particle is free to oscillate vertically under gravity. The stiffness of each spring...

**Physics**

A Micro –Hydro turbine generator rotor is accelerating uniformly from an angular velocity of 610 rpm to its operating angular velocity of 837 rpm. The radius of the rotor is 0.62 m and its rotational acceleration is 5.9 rad/s2. What is the rotor’s angular velocity (in rad/...

**PE**

your digestive system has three main functions:digestion, absorption and elimination. in which organ dose absorption begin? a. mouth b.stomach c.(small intestine) d.gallbladder

**physics**

a man weighs 162 pounds, and is 69 inches tall. his forearm is parallel to the ground. he holds an 8 pound weight in his hand. the biceps has an angle of insertion of 85 degrees with a distance of 1.4 inches at insertion. the system is equilibrium. what force is the biceps ...

**Chemistry**

A 152 g sample of ice at –37 degree C is heated until it turns into liquid water at 0 degree C. How do you find the change in heat content in the system? I've found H(I) [Change in heat of the ice] to be 11416.72 but im still stuck on the change of heat for the water.

**Biology**

The p53 enzyme system prevents progression to which stage of the cell cycle? choices are: 1. G1 2.Cytokineses 3.S phase 4. Mitosis 5. G2 * I think it's S phase, It's not G1 right?

**HELP PLEASE**

A 2.0kg block of wood starts at rest and slides down a ramp. Its initial height is 12.0m. If the final velocity of the block is 13m/s, determine the energy of this system that has been turned into heat.

**Physics**

3 particles of masses m1 = 1.5 kg , m2 = 2.5 kg and m3 = 3.5 kg form an equilateral triangle of edge length l= 135 cm. Determine the center of mass of the system.

**Accounting help**

Cost flow assumptions-FIFO and LIFO using a periodic system. Beginning inventory was 600 units at a cost of $20 per unit. Goods available for sale during the year 2600 units at a total cost of $57,600. In May 1200 units were purchased at a total cost $26,400. The only other ...

**Accounting**

Cost flow assumptions for FIFO and LIFO using a periodic system. Question 1. Sales during the year were 700 units. Beginning inventory was 400 units at a cost of $10.00 per unit. Purchase 1 was 500 units at $12.00 per unit. Purchase 2 was 300 units at $14.00 per unit. Required...

**Physics**

In the figure, the meterstick's mass is 0.130 kg and the string tension is 2.30 N . The system is in equilibrium. A) Find the unknown mass m. B) Find the upward force the fulcrum exerts on the stick. I found part A and the answer is .634kg but I can not figure out part B.

**Math**

Solve the system equations y=4x+8,x^2+7x-20 I'm truly lost

**Social Studies (Check my answers please!)**

What did the Mayan caldenders track? 1. Religous celebrations and battles 2. Religous celebrations and the seasons ** 3. Games of pok-ta-tok and the seasons 4. Games of pok-ta-tok and battles The Aztech capital of Tenochtitlan stood on the site of present-day_______. 1. Los ...

**Algebra 1**

A high school club has a performance, with 800 tickets to sell. Tickets are $6 before the day of the show, and $9 on the day of the show. They must sell $5000 in tickets. How do I write a system of inequalities to represent the equation?

**Chemistry**

Consider 1.00 L of the buffer system that contains 0.200 M hydrocyanic acid(HCN) and 0.150 M sodium cyanide (NaCN). The pKa of hydrocyanic acid is 9.31. What is the [HCN] after 0.020 mol of HCl is added?

**Chemistry**

A fixed amount of oxygen gas is held in a .500 L tank at a pressure of 4.09 atm. The tank is connected to an empty 1.50 L tank by a tube with a valve. After this valve has been opened and the oxygen is allowed to flow freely between the two tanks at a constant temperature, ...

**physics**

A typical magnitude of the external magnetic field in a cardiac catheter ablation procedure using remote magnetic navigation is B = 0.080 T. Suppose that the permanent magnet in the catheter used in the procedure is inside the left atrium of the heart and subject to this ...

**chemistry**

A fixed amount of oxygen gas is held in a .500 L tank at a pressure of 4.68 atm. The tank is connected to an empty 1.50 L tank by a tube with a valve. After this valve has been opened and the oxygen is allowed to flow freely between the two tanks at a constant temperature, ...

**Social Studies Help!!**

1, what was the main purpose Roosevelt made in the 1932 election that helped him win? He promised to reorganize the economy He promised to help the jobless, poor farmers,and elderly ******* He promised to regulate big banks more heavily to prevent another depression He ...

**Chemistry**

In which of the following reactions is work done by the system to the surroundings? A) 2CH3OH(l) + 3O2(g) --> 4H2O(l) + 2CO2(g) B) S(s, rhombic) + O2(g) --> SO2(g) C) 2AgNO3(s) --> 2AgNO2(s) + O2(g) D)4Fe(s) + 3O2(g) --> 2Fe2O3(s) My guess is B because according to...

**Social Studies**

1. Which option describes a pull factor that influenced European immigration to the United States? 1.Land Scarcity 2.Industrial jobs*** 3.Political Unrest 4.Religious Persecution 2. What role did nativism play in federal policy? Concern for immigrants' children led to ...

**Social Studies**

Which of these are part of the estate's water system? aviary wrestling grounds baths colonnade

**ICT**

consider an organization as a computer system and identify its components

**maths , science**

Two point charges q and -2q are kept 'd' distance apart . Find the location of point relative to charge 'q' at which potential due to this system of charges is zero.

**Physics/Mechanics**

A particle A of mass 150g lies at rest on a smooth horizontal surface. A second particle B of mass 100g is projected along the surface with a speed of u m/s and collides directly with A. On collision the masses coalesce and moves on with a speed of 4 m.s . find the value of u ...

**Physics**

At what acceleration would you expect the blood pressure in the brain to drop to zero for an erect person? Why? (Assume there are no body mechanisms operating to compensate for such conditions)

**biophysics**

At what acceleration would you expect the blood pressure in the brain to drop to zero for an erect person ?why? (Assume there are no body mechanisms operating to compensate for such conditions)

**micro economics theory 2**

a watch making firm operating in a competitive market.given by c= 100+ q2., where q is the level of output & c is total cost. a.the price of watches is birr is 60, how many watches produce to maximize profit? b.what will your profit level be? c.at what minimum price will you ...

**ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM**

2. Find the charge in potential energy of the system of two charges plus a third charge q3= 3.00µC as the latter charge moves from the infinity to point P.

**Human resource**

Suppose you are a staff nurse in a hospital that uses an incentive compensation system. Do you have an obligation to disclose the nature of the compensation arrangement to patients? if so, how should this information be communicating, and by whom?

**math**

Mrs. Morton has a special reward system for her class. When all her students behave well, she rewards them by putting 333 marbles into a marble jar. When the jar has 100100100 marbles or more, the class has a party. Right now, the jar contains 242424 marbles. Let rrr represent...

**physical science**

a cars radio draws 0.25 A of current in the autos 12 volt electrical system. How much power in watts does the radio use?

**math**

Tickets to a museum cost $3 and $8 for adults. a group of four visitors to the museum spent a total of $22 on tickets. Write and solve a system of equations to represent this situation. Interpret the solution

**U.S History**

Hi I took a test that I am not too confident in so if someone could help me out I would love it. Here are the questions and my answers to them. ______________________________________ In the text, you read about the healthcare issue during Bill Clinton's presidency. In 1994, ...

**physics**

A pulley system of 4 pulleys is used to raise a loan of mass 50kg vertically,if its effeciency is 80%,determine the minimum effort required to raise the load(g=10ms-2)?

**infomation system**

is a videon great to infom peple about traveling?

**math**

You have a total of 52 dimes and quarters. You have 10 more quarters than dimes. Which system of equations can you use to find the number x of quarters and number y of dimes you have? Use the system to determine how much money you have in quarters and dimes.

**Health and Physical Education**

The Nose, The Diagram and lungs are apart of which system ?

**World History**

Which of the following best explains how the alliance system contributed to the outbreak of World War I? A. Alliances had limited trade, causing economic problems and spurring unrest. B. Rival alliances had promoted tension rather than security. C. Alliances had failed to ...