A herd of wildebeests led by Roger is charging down the hall on the way to lunch. They start out at 10 m/s and accelerate at a constant rate for 5.35 s to reach 34 m/s by the time they reach the stairs. How quickly did Roger's velocity change?
During a head on car crash, the car is designed to slow down as its front end crumples. If a person can survive an acceleration of -33 m/s how far must the front end crumple if the car was initially traveling at 28 m/s?
Given that f(x)=x^8h(x): h(−1)=5 h(−1)=8 Calculate f(−1)?
Sara walks at 1.50 m/s. She notices Emily is standing at the coffee shop ahead so she accelerates at 1.55 m/s ^2. How far is emily ?
An electrolytic tin-coating process gives the coating 30 millionths of an inch thick. How many square meters can be coated with one kilogram, density 7.30 g/cm^3?
A model of a boat is 1 3/8 feet long. How long is the model of a ship that is 3 times as long, I'd the models are made to the same scale?
Weatherwise is a magazine published by the American Meteorological Society. One issue gives a rating system used to classify Nor'easter storms that frequently hit New England and can cause much damage near the ocean. A severe storm has an average peak wave height of &igrav...
A friend claims that the average length of trout caught in this lake is 19 inches. To test this claim we find that a sample of 13 trout has a mean length of 18.1 inches with a sample standard deviation of 3.3 inches. The population standard deviation is unknown. If you assume ...
Let x be a random variable representing the monthly cost of joining a gym. We may assume that x has a normal distribution and that the population standard deviation is $5.20. A fitness magazine advertises that the mean monthly cost of joining a gym is $35. You work for a consu...
An economist found that a random sample of 42 high school teachers had an average annual salary of $56,490. A previous study showed that the population standard deviation is $4150. Find the 99% confidence interval for µ, the average annual salary of all high school teach...
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