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November 24, 2014

November 24, 2014

Total # Posts: 331

**MATH**

Mimi's Market sold 24 heads of lettuce one morning. That afternoon 2/7 of the remaining heads of lettuce were sold. The number of heads left was now 1/2 of the number the market had at the beginning of the day. How many heads of lettuce were there at the beginning of the day?
*November 17, 2014*

**math/set theory**

120 quilts were entered into a quilt show. (Traditionally, all quilts were hand stitched but now many are stitched on machines. Appliques are additional pieces of cloth that are sewn on top of the quilt.) In this show, 86 were machine stitched. 44 had appliques applied. 24 ...
*November 13, 2014*

**Social Studies**

What are some lifestyles for the following countries: -Kazakhstan -Kyrgyzstan -Latvia -Liechtenstein
*October 9, 2014*

**Physics**

A ball rolling with initial velocity of 40m/s(W) undergoes an acceleration of 5.0m/s^2(N) for a period of 6.0seconds. (A) what is the final velocity of the ball? (B) what is the displacement of the ball in the 6.0 sec
*October 7, 2014*

**Physics**

A ball rolling with initial velocity of 40m/s(W) undergoes an acceleration of 5.0m/s^2(N) for a period of 6.0seconds. (A) what is the final velocity of the ball? (B) what is the displacement of the ball in the 6.0 sec
*October 7, 2014*

**Maths**

Mathew is attending a very loud concert by the discarded. To avoid permanent ear damage he decides to move farther from the stage. Sound intensity is given by the formula I=k/d*d where k is the constant and d is the distance in metres from the listener to the source of the ...
*October 1, 2014*

**math**

Fred has 15 cows John has twice as many cows as Fred had when Fred had as many cows as John has now how many cows has John?
*September 21, 2014*

**Organic Chemistry**

What ketone or aldehyde would be reduced to produce each alcohol, respectively: a. 3,3-Dimethyl butan-2-ol b. 3-Methyl butan-1-ol c. Benzyl alcohol
*May 24, 2014*

**Biology - Help!!**

2 and 5 are wrong for anyone who may use this to answer their test
*May 20, 2014*

**ch**

A 0.160-g sample of unknown metal (X) reacts with hydrochloric acid to produce 66.5 mL? Help please
*April 23, 2014*

**Math**

Evaluate the expression for the given value. x = 3; y = -5; z = -2 x(yz)^2 - 3(xyz)^0 + 2x^2yz^2 = 3(-5 * -2)^2 - 3(3 * -5 * -2)^0 + 2(3)^2(-5 * -2)^2 = 3 * 100 - 3 * 30 + 2 * 9 300 - 90 + 18 = 228
*November 25, 2013*

**Please check this answer if this is correct. **

-2(-2)^2 * 3 - 3(-2)(3)^2 * -1 - (-2)(-1) -2 * -4 * 3 - 3(-2) * 9 * -1 (-2)(-1) -2 * -4 * 3 - 6 * 9 * -1 * 2 24 - 108 = -84
*November 24, 2013*

**Math**

Evaluate the expression for the given value. x = -2; y = 3; z = -1 -2x^2y - 3xy^2z - xz =
*November 24, 2013*

**Chemistry**

In a double-stranded DNA molecule, the percentage of Guanine can never be more than ___%. Why?
*November 22, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Which of the following statements must be True? Check all that apply. The number of Adenines in single-stranded DNA equals the number of Thymines. The number of Guanines in single-stranded DNA equals the number of Adenines. The number of Thymines in double-stranded DNA equals ...
*November 21, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following: -6x + 3 <= 25
*November 19, 2013*

**Math**

Solve the following. 2(x + 1) - 4 <= 1/4(12x - 24)
*November 19, 2013*

**Math**

Evaluate when x = 2, y = -5, z = 3. x^2 - y = 3 3z - 4(y + 1) - y^2 = 0 x - yz = -13
*November 19, 2013*

**Math**

Simplify or solve as appropriate. Enter ns if there's no solution or all if the solution is all real numbers. 2 - 3(x + 5)) = 10 X = -7.6 7z + 6 - 2(z + 3) 5 * z 1/2x - 5 = 3/4x + 7 X = -48
*November 19, 2013*

**Math**

Using the linear equation y = -3x + 5, complete the table of values (T-Chart) and choose the correct graph. X = -2 Y = _ X = -1 Y = _ X = 0 Y = _ X = 1 Y = _ X = 2 Y = _
*November 19, 2013*

**Math**

Using the linear equation y = 5, answer each of the following. Choose all points that would be on this line. (0,5), (5,5), (2,5), (5,2), (-3,5), or (5,-3)
*November 18, 2013*

**Math**

Find the x-intercept and the y-intercept of the linear equation 3x + 4y = 12. Write each intercept as an ordered pair.
*November 18, 2013*

**Please check if these math questions are correct**

8 = p - 5 Answer: p = 13 21 + y = 35 Answer: y = 14 6x = 54 Answer: x = 9
*November 17, 2013*

**Math**

Solve -4x is less then equal to -16. I got x is less then equal to 4. Is this correct I'm kind of confused with this question.
*November 17, 2013*

**Math**

Solve for X. X/8 = -4/9
*November 17, 2013*

**Math**

Evaluate the following expressions when x = -2, y = 6, and z = -4 y^2 + 3z 5y - 3(x^2 + 1) + z
*November 16, 2013*

**Math**

When driving to the beach, you drive 240 miles on 9 gallons of gas. When you arrive at the beach you fill up your gas tank. While there you drive 130 miles and use 5.8 gallons of gas. Round answers to 2 decimal places. What was your gas mileage driving to the beach? What was ...
*November 16, 2013*

**Math**

Choose True or False for each of the following. 87% is equivalent to 0.87 True or False 1.29 is equivalent to 129% True or False 0.5% is equivalent t0 0.05 True or False 5.6 is equivalent to 56% True or False
*November 15, 2013*

**Math**

Convert each of the following. Round your answer to two decimal places if necessary. 0.68 miles = 43084.80 inches 10259 feet = 3419 yards
*November 15, 2013*

**Math**

If a boat travels at 5 miles per hour, how many feet per second does it travel? Round your answer to two decimal places if necessary. 26400 feet per second
*November 15, 2013*

**Math**

Three friends go to their favorite seafood restaurant for dinner. They decide to order a crab cake appetizer. When it arrives there are only 2 crab cakes. What fraction of a crab cake will each friend get to eat? 3/2 Write the fraction as a decimal rounded to 2 decimal places...
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

Your favorite chocolate chip cookie recipe makes 4 dozen cookies. Among the other ingredients, the recipe calls for > 1 cup of butter > 2 tsp vanilla extract > 3 cups of flour > 1/2 tsp salt You are asked to make 6 dozen cookies for a party. How much butter, ...
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

Perform the indicated operation and simplify. 1. 1/4 + 1/3 = 2/3 2. 4/7 - 5/6 = 1/6 3. 3/5 * -4/7 = -12/35 4. 10/11 divided by 2/3 = 15/11
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

Is 10.512 * 10^3 written in proper scientific notation? If not rewrite the number in proper scientific notation.
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

You have a table in your living room with a round top that has a diameter of 2 1/2 feet. You would like to put a piece of glass over the top of the table to protect the surface. What is the area of the table top? (Use 3.14 for the value of pi). Write your answer as a mixed ...
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

You pull into a gas station where the sign says the gas costs $3.679. To fill up your tank you need 20 1/2 gallons of gas. You plan to use your credit card to pay. Rounded to the nearest cent, what will the charge be on your credit card? $75
*November 14, 2013*

**Math**

Perform the indicated operation. Write your answer as a simplified fraction. 1. 1/3 + 0.25 = 7/12 2. 0.3125 - 1/4 = 1/16 3. -7/10 + 0.2 = -9/10
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

Convert the following decimals to a simplified mixed number. 1. 0.33 = 1/3 2. 1.875 = 1 7/8
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

You and your friend ordered a 12 inch pizza to split for lunch. How many square inches of pizza do you each get to eat? Round answer to 2 decimal places. 37.68 square inches
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

You live 35 1/3 miles from your grandmother's house. You're workplace is 7 2/5 miles from your grandmother's house. If you drive by your grandmother's home on the way to work one morning, what is the total number of miles you drove that morning? Write your ...
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

Multiply each of the following. Write your answer as a simplified fraction. 1. 4/7 * 5 = 20/7 2. 15/28 * 7/9 = 105/252 3. -3 1/5 * 7/8 = -56/20
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

Add each of the following. Write answer as a simplified improper fraction. 1. 3/25 + 8/35 = 61/175 2. 5 1/4 + 3 5/12 = 26/3 3. -4 1/2 + 2 2/3 = -19/6
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

-3 7/16 = -41/16 = -2.56 25/13 = 1.92
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

Convert the following fractions to decimals. Round to 2 decimal places if necessary. 1. 1/4 2. -3 7/16 3. 25/13
*November 13, 2013*

**Math**

Simplify each of the following. 1. 42/48 2. -15/35 3. 119/210
*November 12, 2013*

**Math**

Write as an improper fraction. 1. 7 3/5 2. -12 1/2 3. 41 4/6
*November 12, 2013*

**Math**

Write as a mixed number. 1. 13/11 2. -33/6
*November 12, 2013*

**6th grade social studies**

What series of events led to the end of Egypts power in the Nile River Valley?
*September 26, 2013*

**History**

How did having few industries affect southerners. Can someone please help me with this question
*September 2, 2013*

**chemistry**

How many moles of H2O are needed to react with 15.0g of CaO forming Ca (OH)2? CaO + H2O --> Ca (OH)2
*July 15, 2013*

**Math (Please help ASAP?)**

I have this weird question that has to do with linear equations (I think), and this is what it says. Let f(x) = 4x - 5 A. Find f(3) B. Find x when f(x) = -21 Can somebody help me understand this??
*May 31, 2013*

**Math**

The parabola, B, represents a shuriken's maximum throwing distance, which was 60 meters of the enemy ninja, A, from a height of 7 meters. Figure out the trait of the enemy ninja that can be observed from the ellipse formed by the shuriken, and figure out the maximum ...
*May 24, 2013*

**Chemistry**

N-type silicon (Si) has been produced by doping with phosphorus (P). The charge-carrier population based on electrical conductivity measurments is determined to be 3.091*10^17 carriers/cm3 at room temperature. 1. Calculate the doping level of P (how much P has been added to ...
*April 25, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A glass of composition 85% SiO2 - 15% K2O is to be surface strengthened by ion exchange. To this end, two identical specimens approximately the size and shape of credit cards are soaked for the same amount of time at 850∘C. Sample A is soaked in NaCl and sample B is ...
*April 13, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Consider the heterogeneous equilibrium process shown below. C(s) + CO2(g) 2 CO(g) At 700.°C, the total pressure of the system is found to be 3.87 atm. If the equilibrium constant KP is 1.52, calculate the equilibrium partial pressures of CO2 and CO.
*February 23, 2013*

**Algebra**

What is x when 6(x+4)+4(x+5)=74
*February 7, 2013*

**Algebra**

What is x when 6(x+4)+4(x+5)=74
*February 7, 2013*

**Algebra**

Subtract. [2x/(x^2-y^2)]-[7/(y-x)] Thank you! :)
*January 16, 2013*

**math**

Lin-Yee is helping to set up a health clinic in Inuvik by collecting and shipping medical supplies from Calgary. She has found these shipping rates online: • regular rate: $2.10/lb • ship 101 to 500 lb, get a 20% discount • ship over 500 lb, get a 40% discount A...
*January 15, 2013*

**math**

A male moose is 2.6 m tall and 3.2 m long, with antlers that are 1.2 m across. An artist wants to carve scale models of the moose. She uses a scale factor of 1/30. a) What are the dimensions of the carvings to the nearest centimetre? b) How many carvings can she make using ...
*January 14, 2013*

**math**

The butcher shop sells a 3 lb package of chicken legs for $9.57. The supermarket sells chicken legs for $7.68/kg. Determine the price per kilogram that each store charges. Which store has the lower price per kilogram?
*January 14, 2013*

**Pre-Calculus**

A jet leaves an airport on a bearing of N 77* W and travels for 243 mi. It then turns and continues on a bearing of S 13* W for 104 mi. Find how far the jet is from the airport to 3 decimal places.
*December 30, 2012*

**physics**

Vf=Vi+at Vf=? Vi=19 m/s a=1.8 m/s^2 t=6.8 Vf is what are we are trying to find. So, Vf=(19 m/s)+(1.8 m/s^2)x(6.8s) Vf= 31.24 m/s But because of significant figures, our final answer would be 31 m/s.
*October 23, 2012*

**math**

Are those negative signs or subtraction signs? Just follow BEDMAS, Brackets, exponents, division, multiplication, addition subtraction. Do all those in that order and you should get the right number. It does not matter if you do Multiplication or divsion first.
*October 12, 2012*

**math**

how do i put 3.00x10 to the 8th into a calculator
*September 29, 2012*

**Algebra**

how do you use a table to find a solution to 4m - 5 = 11
*September 11, 2012*

**compound interest**

If I invest $30000 at 10% compound interest for eighteen years how much will i get
*April 27, 2012*

**geometry**

A cone is created from a paper circle with a 90° sector cut from it. The paper along the remaining circumference of the circle is the base of the cone. Find the radius of the base of the cone. Round to the nearest hundredth.
*April 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

Sketch the graph of f(x)=(x^2 + 2)/x^2 - 4. Fund the vertical and horizontal asymptotes, the critical points, the points of inflection and the concavity.
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus **

Sketch the graph of f(x)=x+2/x-4. Find the vertical and horizontal asymptotes, critical points, concave up/down, and inflection points.
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Sketch the graph of f(x)=-x^4 + 4x^3 - 16x + 16: Find the critical points, concave up/down, inflection points, vertical asymptotes and horizontal asymptotes.
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Find the price elasticity of demand. The demand function for the product is p=40-2x
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Find the relative extrema and absolute extrema if any. Use the first derivative test for the function f(x)=x^3-3x+2
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of √(xy)=x-2y at (4,1)
*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Find the points at which f(x)=x^2(x+1)^3 has a horizontal tangent.
*April 17, 2012*

**Chemistry**

What amperage is required to plate out .250 mol Cr from a Cr+3 solution in a period of 8.00 h?
*April 11, 2012*

**math**

a rectangular security area is enclosed with 200 ft of fencing. if this rectangular area is arranged so that the ratio of the length to the width is 5/3, find the dimensions.
*March 26, 2012*

**Econ**

The New York Times cost $0.15 in 1970 and $0.75 in 2000. The average wage in manufacturing was $3.23 per hour in 1970 and $14.32 in 2000. a. By what percentage did the price of a newspaper rise? b. By what percentage did the wage rise? c. In each year, how many minutes does a ...
*March 16, 2012*

**Port st lucie**

Can you help me find a link that tells me some information on history of Port St Lucie? Please answer if you see this.
*January 10, 2012*

**Calculus**

If 27 J of work are needed to stretch a spring from 18 cm to 24 cm and 45 J are needed to stretch it from 24 cm to 30 cm, what is the natural length of the spring?
*December 4, 2011*

**calculus**

find the rms value of the function i=15(1-e^-1/2t) from t=0 to t=4
*November 20, 2011*

**Physics180**

we dont know the mass of the astroid, how do we use the equation you have provided?
*November 5, 2011*

**Physics180**

Tidal forces can break apart objects that orbit too close to a planet, producing rings like those of Saturn. Consider an asteroid 600km in radius, 65mm from Saturn's center. What's the difference in gravitational acceleration between the two sides of the asteroid?
*November 5, 2011*

**physics**

A simple harmonic oscillator has spring constant = 8.8N/m , amplitude = 11cm , and maximum speed 4.6 m/s. what is the speed at x=6cm?
*October 20, 2011*

**Physics**

A spring with k=42N/m is mounted horizontally at the edge of a 1.2m high table. The spring is compressed 5cm and a 25g pellet is placed at its end. When the spring is released,m how far horizontally from the edge of the table does the pellet strike the floor?
*October 2, 2011*

**Statistics**

A young guy is setting up a date for his girlfriend. He has the option of going to Chicago, Indianapolis, or staying in Lafayette. If he chooses Chicago, he has 10 choices for a play and 100 choices for a restaurant. If he opts of Indianapolis, he has 5 choices for a play and ...
*September 8, 2011*

**math**

Wonderful help. Thank you.
*August 21, 2011*

**math**

Thanks for your help, I guess we took different approaches to this so now I'm a little confused. Is it possible to explain a little clearer?
*August 21, 2011*

**math**

From an observation tower that overlooks a runway, the angles of depression of point A, on one side of the runway, and point B, on the opposite side of the runway are 6 degrees and 13 degrees, respectively. The points and the tower are in the same vertical plane and the ...
*August 21, 2011*

**Math**

From an observation tower that overlooks a runway, the angles of depression of point A, on one side of the runway, and point B, on the opposite side of the runway are, and , respectively. The points and the tower are in the same vertical plane and the distance from A to B is 1...
*August 21, 2011*

**math**

Yes but why is it 45 degrees? I'm dividing 8 into 16 = .5 then cos-1 .5 = 60. Nothing I do is giving me 45 degrees. Hope you get notified when a thread is updated, I'm inclined to repost this incase. Thanks again for your great answering.
*August 21, 2011*

**Mathematics**

thank you
*May 28, 2011*

**Mathematics**

Hi, Can someone check this for me .. please A tuning fork has a wavelength 0f 136 centimetres. Given that the speed of sound is 340 metres per second what is the frequency of the tuning fork ?? Frequency = speed / wavelength Then 340 / 1.36m (136cm) = 250 Hz Thank you try to ...
*May 28, 2011*

**math**

2/27(x-3)√((x^2-6x+23)/y)rearrange the equation to make y the subject
*May 25, 2011*

**algebra**

collect all like terms 3x^2-5x^2+12y-3y+8x =-2x^2+9y+8x
*May 25, 2011*

**Alegbra 1 **

the answer is distance over time. total distance is 1500 miles total time is 3.5 hours. 1500/3.5=428.57 mph.
*May 20, 2011*

**maths**

(a)(i)use the composite rule to differentiate the function f(x)=(x^2-6x+23)^(3/2). (ii)use the composite rule and your answer to part (a)(i) to show that the function g(x)=(x-2)/(x^2-6x+23)^(3/2) has derivative g'(x)=(5+9x-2x^2)/(x^2-6x+23)^(5/2). (iii)find any staionary ...
*May 20, 2011*

**physics**

An inflated basketball has a gauge pressure of 9.0 lb/in^2. What is the actual pressure inside the ball?
*May 12, 2011*

**physics**

A 70 kg person sits on a 3.6 kg chair. Each leg of the chair makes contact with the floor in a circle that is 1.5 cm in diameter. Find the pressure exerted on the floor by each leg of the chair, assuming the weight is evenly distributed.
*May 12, 2011*