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Another question. An investment account earns 4% per year compounded annually. If the initial investment was $4,000.00, how much is in the account after 3 years? Round your answer to the nearest dollar.
September 29, 2016
I am having trouble with a few questions....Wondering if you could help...My answers have the *** by them..... 1. A lab is growing bacteria in a culture dish. The amount of bacteria in the dish doubles every 3 hours. Initially, there are 500 bacteria in the dish. How many are ...
September 29, 2016
A tennis player hits a ball 1.6m above the ground. The ball leaves the racket with a speed of 12m/s at an angle 8.0 above the horizontal. The net is a horizontal distance of 7.0m away from the player and is 1.0m high. a) does the ball clear the net? Explain how you determined ...
September 19, 2016
At which point or points is the electric field zero in figure? I can not post the picture, but this is what it looks like: 1 2 3 4(4+)5 6(-)7 8 9 10 The (4+) is a proton with 4 charges. The (-) is an electron with 1 charge. They are on a number line 1-10. The proton is between...
August 29, 2016
Space explorers discover an 8.7×10^17kg asteroid that happens to have a positive charge of 4400 C. They would like to place their 3.3×10^5kg spaceship in orbit around the asteroid. Interestingly, the solar wind has given their spaceship a charge of -1.2C. What ...
August 25, 2016
Starting from rest, a 2500 kg helicopter accelerates straight up at a constant 1.7 m/s2. What is the helicopter's height at the moment its blades are providing an upward force of 29 kN? The helicopter can be modeled as a 2.6-m-diameter sphere. How do you start this ...
August 24, 2016
Let P0 = $1000.00. k = 0.5% = _____0.005______ as a decimal. Compute and explain how to find the doubling time. Then, write the compound interest equation for this value of k and the 3 values for t. Number of years Equation New Value 1 P(1)=$1000e^(0.005)(1) 5 P(5)=$...
June 28, 2016
A mixture of NaCl and sucrose (C12H22O11) of combined mass 10.2 g is dissolved in enough water to make up a 250 mL solution. The osmotic pressure of the solution is 8.29 atm at 23°C. Calculate the mass percent of NaCl in the mixture.
February 4, 2016
The diameter of a soup can is 7cm. The label wraps around the can. About how many centimeters long must the label be to go all the way around the soup can?(use 22/7 for pi) explain how to mentally check whether your answer is reasonable.
February 3, 2016
How many different rectangular gardens can you make, whose dimensions are whole numbers, if you have 48 m. Of fencing materials and the width is at least 4 m? Consider a 6m by 18m rectangle the same as an 18m by 6m rectangle.
January 5, 2016
Shannon bought 9 pounds of almonds for a total cost of $27. The cost per pound of cashews is 70% more than the cost of almonds. Shannon bought enough cashews that when she mixed them with the almonds the cost was $4.00 per pound. What percent of the mixture by weight was ...
January 4, 2016
The table shows the outputs y for different inputs x: Input (x) 3 7 11 15 Output (y) 4 6 8 10 Part A: Do the data in this table represent a function? Justify your answer. (3 points) Part B: Compare the data in the table with the relation f(x) = 5x 21. Which relation has...
December 3, 2015
5th grade math
A class of 32 students voted on their favorite colors. 1/4 students said green is their favorite, 3/8 said red, the rest said orange. What fraction of students said their favorite color is orange and how many voted for each color. very confusing please help solve
November 18, 2015
A carousel has a diameter of 10 m. How far (path length) does little Joey, strapped in at the very edge of the carousel, travel if the carousel is rotated through angle of 45 degrees, 45 rad and 45 rev, respectively?
November 12, 2015
A class of 30 voted on their favorite sport. 1/3 said soccer, 2/3 said basketb. the rest said their favorite is football. what fraction of students favorite sport is football!!! please help
November 9, 2015
A jet aircraft is flying due south at 300 m/s at a place where the earths magnetic field is 80 µT. Find the potential difference between the wing tips if they are 25 m apart. Which tip has the higher potential?
November 4, 2015
4. A 9.25 g sample of sodium reacts completely with sulfur to form a compound with a weight of 15.75 g. I have no clue how to do this problem will some please explain it to me thank you
October 15, 2015
Could someone tell me how to calculate this in excel? You are applying for a 30-year, fixed-rate (APR 6.50%), monthly-payment-required mortgage loan for a house that sells for $80,000 today. The mortgage bank will ask you for 20% initial down payment (in cash, paid immediately...
October 2, 2015
A chemist determined by measurements that 0.0850 moles of mercury participated in a chemical reaction. Calculate the mass of mercury that participated in the chemical reaction. Round your answer to 3 significant digits.
October 1, 2015
Calculate the moles of aqueous calcium carbonate present in a 50.00mL sample of a calcium carbonate standard solution, assuming the standard is known to have a hardness of 125 ppm (hardness due to CaCO3). You can assume that the density of the sample is 1.000 g/mL and the ...
September 25, 2015
I got the following question but since I haven't reached a definite answer I'm wonder if I've solved it correctly: Write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through (-2,5) and has an undefined slope. I got: 5=-2m+b 5--2m=b 5+2m=b is the ...
September 22, 2015
Consider the reaction 2D2(g)+O2(g)→2D2O(l) What is the mass of heavy water, D2O(l), produced when 7.65g of O2(g) reacts with excess D2(g)? Express your answer with the appropriate units.
April 14, 2015
Balance the given chemical equation using whole-number coefficients. ?D2(g)+?O2(g)→?D2O(l) Enter the coefficients in order separated by commas (e.g., 1,3,2, where 1 indicates the lack of a coefficient).
April 14, 2015
In the Sandwich Shop, select the "Cheese sandwich" option and observe the equation given for the preparation of a cheese sandwich. In the equation, set the number of bread slices to "2" and the number of cheese slices to "1." You will see that the...
April 14, 2015
a coin is flipped fifteen times how many elements are in the equally- likely sample space? how many different events exist? what is the probability of at most a head occurring? what are the odds at least one head OCCURS
April 12, 2015
why does the pH of the acid solution initially increase very slowly when metal is first added to the acid solution, but gradually increase at a faster rate as the reaction proceeds to completion? I thought it may be because the metal is just then being completely dissolved but...
April 8, 2015
A rotating cylinder about 5.0 miles in diameter is designed to be used as a space colony. With what tangential velocity must it rotate so that the residents on it will experience the same acceleration as that due to gravity on Earth? Recall that ag=g=-9.8 m/s^2 and 1 mi=1609 m...
April 7, 2015
a marketing researcher analyzing the fast food industry noticed the following restaurant in Cali was 3.30 with a standard deviation of .40. yet in Georgia the average amount spent at a fast food restaurant was 3.25 with a standard deviation of .10. what do these statistics ...
March 30, 2015
I need help with my essay for the book things fall apart The prompt is: what happens when different cultures collide. I don't know how to actually do an essay I need an attention grabber, connector, thesis so basically a ACT also like a melcon I don't know where to ...
March 18, 2015
In Chinese society, the merchant ranked below the.. A. farmers & aristocrats*** B. landowners & traders C. aristocrats & priests D. bankers & farmers*** I think it might be either A or D
February 23, 2015
Monique has a mass of 46 kg and she is sitting on a swing that hangs 0.50 m above the ground. Pierre pulls the swing back and releases it when the seat is 1.40 m above the ground. How fast is Monique moving when the swing passes through its lowest point? The answer is 4.2m/s, ...
February 15, 2015
A cannonball is shot upwards with a total velocity of 61.0 m/s at an angle of 45 degrees from the horizontal. What will its total velocity be when it has moved 345 m horizontally from where it started?
February 1, 2015
By trial and error, a frog learns that it can leap a maximum horizontal distance of 1.26 m. If, in the course of an hour, the frog spends 27.5 % of the time resting and 72.5 % of the time performing identical jumps of that maximum length, in a straight line, what is the ...
January 29, 2015
A savings account at Xyz bank offers 4% interest, compounded annually. How much money must I invest today in order for the account to grow to $5,000 in ten years? Answer to the nearest whole dollar.
November 21, 2014
A large grinding wheel in the shape of a solid cylinder of radius 0.330 m is free to rotate on a frictionless, vertical axle. A constant tangential force of 200 N applied to its edge causes the wheel to have an angular acceleration of 1.048 rad/s2. (a) What is the moment of ...
October 28, 2014
The four masses shown in the figure below are connected by massless, rigid rods. moi-cog-problem-fig (a) Find the coordinates of the center of gravity of this object if MA = 120 g and MB = MC = MD = 180 g x = ? m y = ? m (b) Find the moment of inertia about an axis that passes...
October 28, 2014
An object is being thrown upward at 50m How long does it take the object to reach maximum height? What is the maximum height of the object? How much time does it take for the audit to return to its original position? What is the velocity of the object when it hits the ground? ...
October 2, 2014
Math (Implicit Differention)
((x^2)/3)+((y^2)/3)=4 d/dx 2x/3 + d/dx 2y/3 (y')= 0 y'= -(2x/3)-(2y/3) at the point (-1,3sqrt3) y'=(-2(-1)/3)-(2(3sqrt3)/3)=(2/3)-((6sqrt3)/3)=(2/3)-2sqrt3 Answer is (2/3)-2sqrt3 correct?
October 2, 2014
Physical Science 8th grade
A balloon filled with air does not rise as a balloon filled with helium. What does this tell you about the density of helium? A. Helium is more dense than air B. Helium is less dense than air C. The two gases have the same density D. When heated, helium becomes more dense
September 8, 2014
The human resources department of an engineering company gives IQ tests to a randomly selected group of new hires every year. They claimed that the mean IQ score of new hires, , from this year is greater than or equal to the mean IQ score of new hires, , from last year. This ...
August 3, 2014
The polynomial x 3 + 5x 2 -57x -189 expresses the volume, in cubic inches, of a shipping box, and the width is (x+3) in. If the width of the box is 15 in., what are the other two dimensions? ( Hint: The height is greater than the depth.)
June 9, 2014
The quarterback of a football team releases a pass at a heights of 7 feet above the playing field, and the football is caught at a height of 4 feet, 30 yards directly downfield. The pass is released at an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. The parametric equations for ...
April 21, 2014
The quarterback of a football team releases a pass at a height of 7 feet above the playing field, and the football is caught at a height of 4 feet, 30 yards directly downfield. The pass is released at an angle of 35 degrees with the horizontal. The parametric equations for the...
April 21, 2014
Assume your expected lifetime income is $1.5 million and the standard deviation is $250,000. a) What is the chance that you will earn more than $1.1 million during your lifetime? b) What is the chance that you will earn less than $2 million during your lifetime? c) What is the...
March 24, 2014
Which synonym of the word look would be most effective in the following sentence? Detective Flint leaned forward with narrowed eyes to _______ what appeared to be a vital clue. A. survey B. scrutinize C. view D. ogle I think it's B.
March 21, 2014