a 13- foot ladder is placed so that it reaches to a point on the wall that is 2 feet higher than twice the distance from the base of the wall to the base of the ladder. How high does the ladder reach?
May 7, 2012
Recall that very satisfied customers give the XYZ- Box video game system a rating that is at least 42. Suppose that the manufacturer of the XYZ- Box wishes to use the random sample of 65 satisfaction ratings to provide evidence supporting the claim that the mean composite ...
September 26, 2011
To compete more successfully with its many competitors offering packaged cookies, Famous Amos added its own line of extra chunky premium cookies. This seems to be an effort at: A. Market development. B. Combination. C. Market penetration. D. Product development.
March 5, 2010
A droplet of ink in an industrial ink jet printer carries a charge of 1.6 x 10 to the power of -10C and is deflected onto paper by a force of 3.2 x 10 to the power of -4N. What is the strength of the electric field to produce this force?
January 12, 2010
A jet moving at 500 km/h due east moves into a region where the wind is blowing at 120 km/h in a direction 30 degrees north of eat. What is the new velocity and the direction of the aircraft relative to the ground? I am completely lost on this question...
October 7, 2007
A track star in the long jump goes into the jump at 12 m/s and launches herself at 20 degrees above the horizontal. How long is she in the air before returning to Earth? (g= 9.81 m/s squared) I tried using some formulas but I'm using all of the wrong formulas for this ...
October 7, 2007
Suppose 2500 J of heat are added to 4.1 mol of argon gas at a constant pressure of 120 kPa. (Assume that the argon can be treated as an ideal monatomic gas.) Find the change in internal energy. I started using U = N (3/2 kB T). But I have too many unknowns. The only other ...
June 21, 2007