# Posts by Beth

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Corporate Finance
Jason's opportunity cost rate is 8 percent compounded annually. How much must he deposit in an account today if he wants to receive \$5,400 at the end of each of the next 10 years? Use a financial calculator to determine the amount to be deposited today.?

Math
Suppose you have 5 marbles in a bag: 3 red and 2 black. If you reach into the bag without looking and randomly pick out two marbles, what is the probability that both marbles are red?

Math 120
The results of a certain medical test are normally distributed with a mean of 128 and a standard deviation of 19. ?(A score above 140 is considered? unhealthy.) Use the given table to find the percentage of people with readings below 137.

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.

Calculus - Integrals
Consider the region enclosed by the graphs of x=y^2-5 and x=3-y^2 a)Express the area of this region by setting up an integral with respect to x b) Express the area of this region by setting up an integral with respect to y c) Find the area of this region by evaluating one of ...

Math 120
A construction company is planning to bid on a building contract. The bid costs the company \$1800. The probability that the bid is accepted is 1/5. If the bid is accepted, the company will make \$46,500 minus the cost of the bid A) what is the expected value in this situation...

Math 120
You are dealt one card from a? 52-card deck. Find the probability that you are not dealt an ace.

Pre calc
A water tower is located x = 375 ft from a building (see the figure). From a window in the building, an observer notes that the angle of elevation to the top of the tower is 39° and that the angle of depression to the bottom of the tower is 25°. How tall is the tower...

Math 120
A die is tossed. Find the odds against rolling a number greater than 2 The odds against rolling a number greater than 2 are __ : ___

Math 120
A box contains 10 ?transistors,4 of which are defective. If 4 are selected at? random, find the probability that a. All are defective. b. None are defective.

Math 120
The table shows the? distribution, by? age, of a random sample of 3990 moviegoers ages? 12-74. If one moviegoer is randomly selected from this? population, find the? probability, expressed as a simplified? fraction, that the moviegoer is not in the 65-74 age range. Ages Number...

Math 120
A city council consists of eight Democrats and seven Republicans. If a committee of six people is? selected, find the probability of selecting three Democrats and three Republicans.

Chemistry
When 22.50 mL of 0.500 M H2SO4 is added to 22.50 mL of 1.00 M KOH in a coffee-cup calorimeter at 23.50°C, the temperature rises to 30.17°C. Calculate ?H of this reaction. (Assume that the total volume is the sum of the individual volumes and that the density and ...

Math
So far, you have used synthetic division and factoring to find x-intercepts. What additional information do you need to create an accurate sketch of the function ? How do you propose we find this information using the equation ?

Math
Use the remainder theorem to evaluate f(k), then determine if k is a factor. f(x)=10x^3-41x^2+32x+20; 5/2

math
A pilot estimates that 5/8 of the fuelin the planes tank will be used when the plane reaches its destination. The tank contained 42,300 gallons at take-off. How much fuel does the pilot expect to use?

Physics
The large disk-shaped flywheel illustrated below has a radius R of 0.25 m. It is made to spin by the small wheel that contacts it at its rim. The small wheel applies a constant force of 1430 N. Friction in the bearing exerts a retarding torque 22 Nm on the large wheel. If the ...

Physics
A cube of ice, 28 cm on each side,is melted into a measuring cup. What is the volume of the liquid water -------cm^3

physics
A cube with a mass of 40 g is made from a metal with a density of 6 g/cm3. What is the volume of the cube and the length of each edge? ----volume cm^3 -----length cm^3

Physics
In physics, work is defined as the product of the A) net force and the distance traveled B) net force parallel to the motion and direction traveled C) net force parallel to the motion and the time it is applied

physics
A ham sandwich consists of one slice of ham (9 grams) and two slices of bread (25 grams each). You have 1 kg of ham and 1.2 kg of bread. You make as many sandwiches as you can. How many sandwiches did you make? 1) How many sandwiches? 2) What is the mass of the sandwiches? g 3...

math
If a car agency charges 240.00 per week to rent a car plus 0.25 per mile. How many miles can you travel in one week for 385.00

physics
I got it! 24/8=3 24+3=27

physics
Given that 1 g of hydrogen combines completely with 8 g of oxygen to form water, how much water can you make with 10 g of hydrogen and 24 g of oxygen?

physics
A 1400 kg car is traveling at 28 m/s around a curve with a radius of 116 m. What is the angular momentum of the car?

Chemistry
The principal quantum number (n): (1) specifies the subshell of the orbital. (2) specifies the principal shell of the orbital. (3) specifies the 3-D shape of the orbital. (4) specifies the maximum number of electrons. (5) none of the above

physics
The work that a force does by acting on an object is equal to what? 1) the product of force (in the direction of motion) and distance and is negative if the force and motion are in the same direction 2) the product of force (in the direction of motion) and distance and is ...

physics
When a force acts on an object from an angle other than either 0° or 180° to the direction of motion: 1) The force is perpendicular to the direction of motion, so no work gets done. 2) The parallel and perpendicular component of the force both do work. 3) The ...

physics
The work that a force does by acting on an object is equal to what? 1) the product of force (in the direction of motion) and distance and is negative if the force and motion are in the same direction 2) the product of force (in the direction of motion) and distance and is ...

physics
A 5 kg toy car with a speed of 6 m/s collides head-on with a stationary 1 kg car. After the collision, the cars are locked together with a speed of 5.00 m/s. How much kinetic energy is lost in the collision?

Chemistry
The principal quantum number (n): 1) specifies the subshell of the orbital. 2) specifies the principal shell of the orbital. 3) specifies the 3-D shape of the orbital. 4) specifies the maximum number of electrons. 5) none of the above

Chemistry
What happens to an atom when it absorbs energy? 1) The atom stores the energy for later use. 2) The atom re-emits the energy as electromagnetic radiation. 3) The extra energy increases the speed of the electrons in their orbitals. 4) The extra energy increases the oscillation ...

Chemistry
Magnesium oxide can be made by heating magnesium metal in the presence of oxygen. The balanced equation for the reaction is: 2Mg(s)+O2(g)→2MgO(s) When 10.1 g of Mg are allowed to react with 10.5 g of O2, 14.5 g of MgO are collected. a) Determine the limiting reactant for...

Physics
You have a mass of 84 kg. How fast (in mph) would you have to run to have the same momentum as an 18-wheeler (m = 28,000 kg) rolling along at 1 mph

physics
You have a mass of 84 kg. How fast (in mph) would you have to run to have the same momentum as an 18-wheeler (m = 28,000 kg) rolling along at 1 mph

Chemistry
Calculations involving a limiting reactant Now consider a situation in which 20.0 g of P4 is added to 54.0 g of Cl2, and a chemical reaction occurs. To identify the limiting reactant, you will need to perform two separate calculations: 1) Calculate the number of moles of PCl5...

Chemistry
What is the maximum mass, in grams, of NH3 that can be produced by the reaction of 1.0 g of N2 and 1.0 g of H2 using the reaction below? N2+H2→NH3 (not balanced) What is the maximum mass, in grams, of that can be produced by the reaction of 1.0 g of and 1.0 g of using ...

Physics
A rock is thrown off a cliff with a vertical speed of 53 m/s upward and a horizontal speed of 30 m/s. A) what will these speeds Vx and Vy, be 4 seconds later? B) what will be the x and y displacements of the rock be 4 seconds later?

Physics
Al the astronaut has a weight of 1600 N when he is standing on the surface of earth. What is the force of gravity action on him when he is in space station orbiting earth at a distance of four earth radii from the center of the earth?

Physics
Angela and Paul are opposite ends of the 4.0 m long bar. Paul, whose mass is 78 kg feels attraction to Angela, whose mass is 55 kg. A: If the attraction is gravitational, how strong, in Newtons, is it? B: What are their individual weights?

Math
|x - 8|- 15 = -6 How do I solve this.. Please don't do it for me..

Math
thanks!

Math
3x + 9 = 7x - 11 How do I solve this? You said subtract three x from each side, then all eleven to both side then divide each side by 10? I'm confused...

Math
The equation of a line is -6x-2y= -18 What is the x-intercept of the line? -3 3 <-- ? 9 -9 The equation of a line is x+5=12 What is the y-intercept of a line? -12 5/12 12 <-- idk not sure 12/5 The equation of a line is 2x-2y=6 What is the slope of the line? 1 1/3 -1 -3 &...

Math sorry..

The equation of a line is -6x-2y= -18 What is the x-intercept of the line? -3 3 <-- ? 9 -9 The equation of a line is x+5=12 What is the y-intercept of a line? -12 5/12 12 <-- idk not sure 12/5 The equation of a line is 2x-2y=6 What is the slope of the line? 1 1/3 -1 -3 &...

physics

Chemistry
Identify the oxidation-reduction reactions among the following: 1. Zn(s) + Cu2+(aq) → Zn2+(aq) + Cu(s) 2. 2Na(s) + Cl2(aq) → 2NaCl(s) 3. 2Mg(s) + O2(g) → 2MgO Identify the oxidation-reduction reactions among the following: 1 and 2 only 2 and 3 only 1 and 3 ...

Physics
When an item has been launched into orbit, what happens? 1: It continues to fall but its path never reaches the ground. 2: Centripetal force from Earth's gravity keeps it from being accelerated toward Earth. 3: It no longer falls because the weakness of Earth's gravity...

Science
How many grams of sodium bicarbonate (NaHCO3) are needed to make a 0.6M solution?

Math
could this question also be interpreted as how many weeks until Kate gets over \$20 in pocket money total? as in the answer being 5 weeks? Please help! thank you.

Math
The union of sets P = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} Q = {4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9} is given by which of the following? {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9} {1, 2, 3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 8, 9} ø {4, 5, 6}

Research Methods
Thinking of a survey you might design for a commercial client such as a software company or a restaurant, what are the ethical implications of using the survey results to publicize your own research firm? Looking forward to some ideas! Thanks!

Math
A flag has a length of 1 1/4 feet when the width is 1 2/7 feet. Write the ratio to the width as a fraction in simplest form.

Math
Consider an airplane headed N 60 degrees W at a speed of 400 mph. What wind direction at a speed of 75 mph will produce a resultant direction of N 50 degrees W?

Pre Calc
visually show on compass/vector graph n 60 degrees w at 400 mph, n 40 e at 75 mph

Pre Calc
Airplane going N 60 degrees W at a speed of 400 mph. What wind direction, at a speed of 75 mph will produce a resultant direction of N 50 degrees W

A 230 kg steel crate is being pushed along a cement floor. The force of friction is 480 N to the left and the applied force is 1860 N to the right. What is the acceleration of the crate? (Hint: remember to find net force first) a=6.00 m/s2 a=28.1 m/s2 a=8.10 m/s2 a=6.0 m/s2

A 230 kg steel crate is being pushed along a cement floor. The force of friction is 480 N to the left and the applied force is 1860 N to the right. What is the normal force? A. 480 N down B. 480 N up C. 2300 N down D. 2300 N up

A 230 kg steel crate is being pushed along a cement floor. The force of friction is 480 N to the left and the applied force is 1860 N to the right. The forces acting on the crate are __________________. A. balanced B. unbalanced

Math
Help please. .6 is 266 2/3% of what number?

English
The answer is A. She was in awe of the size of the dust cloud.

Bus. Math
Umm...most of these look wrong. Anyone have the solutions?

math
535.05

MATH HELP
Zoro Manufacturing Company manufacturers wooden picture frames. Each piece of wood yields 15 frames. Each piece of wood costs \$18.75. The direct labor charge is \$13.50 per hour. Sixty-five frames can be produced each hour. To the nearest tenth of a cent, what is the prime cost...

MATH HELP
I just don't get it

Math
I need help please. the mean distance of earth from the sun is 92,960,000 which is 258% of the mean distance of mercury from the sun. What is mercury’s mean distance from the sun in ten millions of miles?

Math
I need help please. the mean distance of earth from the sun is 92,960,000 which is 258% of the mean distance of mercury from the sun. What is mercury’s mean distance from the sun in ten millions of miles?

0.0293262879789 Rounded to nearest hundredth percent.

MATH HELP
Determine the annual dividend and the annual yield to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Joyce buys 350 shares of KOW, Inc, that has a high of 42.50 per share and a low of 23.60. Last year the company paid annual dividends of \$0.58 per share. (a) What is the total annual ...

MATH HELP
Determine the annual dividend and the annual yield to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Ella Franklin owns 325 shares of ITA stock. Purchase price was 37.85 per share dividends are 1.11 per share

MATH
Ben Garrison invested \$15,000 at 5% compounded daily in a credit union account that matures in 1 year. He also invested 20000 at 5.25% compounded monthly in a Silver Screen account that matures in 4 years. (a) What is the interest earned at maturity for both accounts? (b) What...

Math
May Wattson has 50000 to invest in a 4-year certificate of deposit that earns an interest rate of 3.75% compounded monthly or 3.50% compounded daily. Based on annual yield which is the better investment?

MATH
Mabel has \$35,000 to invest in a certificate of deposit for 4 years. The certificate of deposit earns interest at 4.75% compounded daily. What is the annual percentage yield to the nearest thousandth of a percent?

MAth
I got that also but its not correct and its driving me crazy

MAth
Tammy Smith Deposits \$5000.00 in First Internets Bank 5-year CD which pays 5.22% interest compounded monthly how much interest will she have in the account in 5 years?

Physics
Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west. a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant force acting on the tree ...

Math
Got it. Thank you for clearing that up!

Math
Find the intervals on which the function is increasing, decreasing, concave up, or concave down and find any local extreme values and inflection points. So I know how to do the above, but not with piece wise functions. Someone help me out? Y={3-x^2, x<0 and x^2+1, x>=0} ...

Physics
Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west. a) Determine the magnitude and direction of the resultant force acting on the tree ...

Physics
Two ropes attached to a young tree are pulled by two landscapers. Rope 1 is pulled with 267 N of force at an angle of 23 degrees north of east and Rope 2 is pulled with 377 N of force due west.

Intro to Paralegalism I
In what state a person may take the bar examination without a formal legal education?

calculus
It is estimated that t years from now, the value of a small piece of land, V(t), will be increasing at a rate of 1.6t^3/(0.2t^4+8100)^(1/2)dollars per year. The land is currently worth \$420. Find V(t) and also find the value of the land after 10 years to the nearest cent.

In trademark term, what is acquiring secondary meaning?

Check My work ( math)
are they correct

Check My work ( math)
1.) Years: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Height: 2.1 3.2 6.8 7.3 11.2 12.6 13.4 15.9 about about tall would you expect these trees to be after 22 years ? a.)22.31 ft b.)35.2 ft c.)44.25**** d.)46.2ft 2.)temp:68 77 83 85 89 94 96 99 number of cones:403 447 457 465 489 503 543 576 what is the...

buisness communication
Repeating in your own words the verbal content of the critic's message is: paraphrasing. checking for feelings. checking for inferences. buying time with limited agreement.

Math
It should be plus and minus 1 though right?

Math
y=arccos(sin(x)), find dy/dx. I got -1, is this correct? When I tried to check on wolfram alpha I didn't get this right.

Math
Okay, what you say makes sense, but what do I do with the (Pi/2)?

Math
y=arccos(sin(x)), find dy/dx and sketch it's graph(I guess I can do this on wolframalpha after I'm done solving the question). And by arcsin I mean inverse of the expression(written like cos^-1(sin(x)), but is not 1/cos(sinx) but the inverse of cos). I am not getting ...

Math
Write an equation for the tangent to the curve y=sinmx at the origin. I got y=mx, is this correct? Please help by showing work! Thanks

Math
But I was wondering- is it possible to use the (f•g)'= f'(g(X))*g(X)' and still obtain the same answer? For the composite rule, we sub u into the dv/du equation and then take the derivative of that ONCE. Then we multiply that entire function by pi which is the...

Math
This looks right! Thanks so much!!

Math
If f(u)=u+1/(cos^2u) , u=g(x)=pi(x), x=1/4 , find the derivative of f(g(x)). I can't seem to get this one, step by step please?

Math
A line 'l' intersects line 'm' at point A at 45 degree angle. B and C are points on line m, where the distance from B to A is equal to the distance from A to C. How many points on line 'l' are equidistant from points B and C? How is it one point? And ...

Math
Derivative of y=sec(tanx)? I don't get how it is secxsecx*secxtanx*tanxtanx. Where does an extra tanx come from? Derivative of sec(tanx) is just secxtanx*tanx (and then multiply the inside as well so)* sec^2(X) as derivative of tanx. I have 2 tanx, where did the third one ...

Math
So the answer is supposed to be sin(2x)/(1+cosx)^3 but I was wondering for the numerator why the distributive law doesn't apply when we would multiply the derivative of the outside with the inside?

Math
Wait sorry, you just expanded. But shouldn't it be sin times sin? Not sin times cos? Since derivative of the 1+cos is -sin and the numerator is a sin?

Math
I think you did the quotient rule wrong. Should be minus not plus

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