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Physics- bungee jump
A tall bald student (height 2.1 meters and mass 91.0 kg) decides to bungee jump off a bridge 36.7 meters above the river. The bungee cord is 25.3 meters long as measured from the attachment at the bridge to the foot of the jumper. Treat the bungee as an ideal spring and the ...
June 6, 2011

Physics
A construction crew pulls up an 87.5 kg load using a rope thrown over a pulley and pulled by an electric motor. They lift the load 15.5 m and it arrives with a speed of 15.6 m.s having started from rest. Assume that acceleration was not constant. How much work was done by the ...
June 3, 2011

Physics - pulley
A construction crew pulls up an 87.5-kg load using a rope thrown over a pulley and pulled by an electric motor. They lift the load 15.5 m and it arrives with a speed of 15.6 m/s having started from rest. Assume that acceleration was not constant. I have done the problem but am...
June 3, 2011

Physics - Spring gun
A spring gun is made by compressing a spring in a tube and then latching the spring at the compressed position. A 4.87-g pellet is placed against the compressed and latched spring. The spring latches at a compression of 4.87 cm, and it takes a force of 9.13 N to compress the ...
May 29, 2011

Physics
A child rides on a Ferris Wheel at the State Fair. The seat always faces to the right. There are three forces that act on the child,the child’s weight, W, the normal force of the seat,N, and the force of friction between the child and the seat, f. At which listed location...
May 26, 2011

Physics - Multiple choice
Correction: I believe it to be (a) not (c)
May 26, 2011

Physics - Multiple choice
An object is moving in a circle at a constant speed. From this you can be certain that a) there are at least two forces acting on the object, which balance each other. b) there are at least two forces acting on the object, which do not balance each other c) there must be more ...
May 26, 2011

Physics
A pendulum of length L=26.0 cm and mass m= 168 g is released from rest when the cord makes an angle of 65.2 degrees with the vertical. A) how far (m) does the mass fall before reaching its lowest point? My work: .26m - .109 = .151 m B) how much work (J) is done by gravity as ...
May 26, 2011

math
list all the factors of 84
May 23, 2011

math
At approximately what rate would you have to invest a lump-sum amount today if you need the amount to triple in six years, assuming interest is compounded annually?
May 4, 2011

math
NVM's preferred stock currently has a market price equal to $80 per share. If the dividend paid on this stock is $6 per share, what is the required rate of return investors would get from NVM preferred stock?
May 4, 2011

trig
sin^-1(sin5pi/6)
April 19, 2011

trigonometry
simplify sin7x-sin3x as a product of trig functions.
April 19, 2011

trig
convert the point with polar coordinates (2,7pi/6) into rectangular coordinates.
April 19, 2011

trig
The parametric equations for a curve in the x-y plane are x=2+t^2 and y=4-3t. Determine the points where the curve intersects the x-axis.
April 19, 2011

trig
simplify the expression: sin(theta+pi/4) + sin(theta-pi/4)
April 19, 2011

trigonometry
convert the polar equation r^2=2cos^2theta + 3sin^2theta into a rectangular equation
April 18, 2011

trig
simplify the expression sin(theta+pi/4) + sin(theta-pi/4)
April 18, 2011

physics
While on the moon, the apollo astronauts enjoyed the effects on gravity so much smaller then that ont he earth. If neil armstrong jumped up on the moon with the initial speed
April 18, 2011

algebra
Suppose the speedometer in your car reads 55.0 mph also written as mile/hour. What is your speed in m/sec? (1 km = 0.621 mi.) unit factor methond soooo lost on this one please help!!!
April 3, 2011

math
a piece of ribbon is 4 1/2 feet long. a piece of blue ribbon is 1 yd long. How many feet longer is the piece of red ribbon than the piece of blue ribbon?
March 24, 2011

math
find the sum estimate to cheack if the answer is reasonable
March 22, 2011

math
x|y 6|2 12|4 24|8 33|11
March 21, 2011

MATH
X|Y 25|17 32|24 46|38 59|51 COULD YOU PLEASE EXPLAIN HOW TO GET THE ANSWER.
March 21, 2011

math
find a rule for each table, write an equation for each rule. x|y 0|16 20|36 36|52 42|58
March 21, 2011

5th grade math
please show how to get the answer... w>2 d+6<15 s-1>4
March 16, 2011

5th grade math
please show how to get the answer... w>2 d+6<15 s-1>4
March 16, 2011

5th grade math
please show how to get the answer... w>2 d+6<15 s-1>4
March 16, 2011

math
could you show me how to get the answer.. name three soultions to the inequality,
March 16, 2011

math
w > 2 d + 6 < 15 s - 1 > 4 please explain
March 16, 2011

5th grade math
name three solutions of inequality. then graph the inequality on a number line. k<8
March 16, 2011

Alg 1
Graph -4x+y>-6 5y<=-x-20 Then give 2 ordered pairs that solve it& 2 ordered pairs that dont solve it
March 13, 2011

ALGEBRA
A farmer has 165 feet of fencing material in which to enclose a rectangle area. He wants the length x to be greater than 50 feet and width y to be no more than 20 feet. write a system to represent this situation.
March 13, 2011

Alg 1
The popultion of Medford High is 800 students & the population of WEstville High is 1240 students. Medfords pop. has been increasing by 30 students per year, while westville has been decreasing by 25 students per year. In how many yearas will the populations be the same. how ...
March 9, 2011

5th grade math
3m=63
March 8, 2011

math
y-28=98
March 3, 2011

math
c-68=78
March 3, 2011

math
27
March 3, 2011

math
d-14=13
March 3, 2011

5th grade math
use inverse operations and a property of equaility to solve the equations. x+13=42 x-12=37
March 2, 2011

5th grade math
get each variable by itself on one side of the equation. x-45=90 n+23.4=36.9
March 2, 2011

Chemistry
Yea so it would be K2CrO4
February 25, 2011

Math
prime and composite arrays are hard .Help please .
February 22, 2011

math
why the formula for finding the surface area of a rectangular prism is helpful.
February 6, 2011

Math
Julia deposits $900 in a savings certificate that pays 6.5 % annually. How much money will Julia have at the end of one year?
January 31, 2011

physics
a woman is mowing her lawn. she is pushing on the handle with a force of 250 newtons. if the handle is at a 40 degree angle with the horizontal, resolve the vector. ??
January 10, 2011

physics
a man is pulling a 100kg crate with a force of 250 newtons. the rope makes a downward angle of 30.0 degrees with the horizontal. if the crate is sliding at a constant rate, calulate the coefficient. ?? how do i do this??
January 10, 2011

physics
a 35.5kg box slides down an incline plane with a 25 degree angle at a constant rate. how do i calculate the coefficient of friction
January 10, 2011

UNCP
n(t)=-3t^+23t^2=8t Rewrite the formula by factoring the right-hand side completely. b) Use the factored version of the formula to find N(3) maximum number of components assembled
January 7, 2011

UNCP
In a study of worker efficiency at Wong Laboratories it was found that the number of components assembled per hour by the average worker t hours after starting work could be modeled by the formula. Rewrite the formula by factoring the right-hand side completely. b) Use the ...
January 7, 2011

Statistics
How large a sample from N(80,20) population is needed so that the sampling distribution of the mean has a standard deviation of 1?
January 4, 2011

math
An angry construction worker throws his wrench downward from a height of 128 feet with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second. The height of the wrench above the ground after t seconds is given by S(t)= -16t^2 - 32t + 128. a) What is the height of the wrench after 1 second...
January 3, 2011

Physics
A hill is 290 m long and makes an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal. As a 68 kg jogger runs up the hill, how much work does gravity do on the jogger?
December 16, 2010

organic chemistry
What is the {\rm HCl} concentration if 54.2 mL of 0.100 M {\rm NaOH} is required to titrate a 30.0 mL sample of the acid?
December 15, 2010

math
write 1.06X as a sum
December 6, 2010

physics
The fastest recoded pitch in Major league baseball was thrown by nolan ryan in 1974. If this pitch were thrown horizontally, the ball would fall 0.809m(2.65 ft)by the time it reached home plate, 18.3m (60ft) away. how fast was ryans pitch?
November 6, 2010

Earth Science
If the date was March 22 and one saw the noon sun at 35 degrees south above the horizon, what latitude is one at?
October 30, 2010

physics
A package of medical supplies is released from a small airpllane flying a mercy mission over an isolated jungle settlement. The plane flies horizontally with a speed of 20 m/s and an altitude of 20 meters. How far from the release point will the package strike the ground?
October 30, 2010

Earth Science
Please determine the noon sun angle at the given latitudes on April 11: 40 degrees north 0 degrees
October 29, 2010

Earth Science
How many hours of daylight occur at the following locations on the specified dates? March 22 ---------------- 40 degrees north 0 degrees 90 degrees south December 22 ---------------- 40 degrees north 0 degrees 90 degrees south
October 29, 2010

Physics
A motor cyclist traveling at 30 m/s accelerates uniformly for 5 seconds to v= 40 m/s. H then maintains a constant velocity for the next 4 minutes. How far did the motor cyclist travel throughout the entire motion?
October 28, 2010

algebra
joshua had 5/6 of a tank of gas when he started his trip. if he used 1/10 of what was there what part of a tank was left at the end of the trip?
October 22, 2010

physics
Question part Points Submissions 1 0/1 5/15 Total 0/1 You ride your bike for 1.5 h at an average velocity of 11 km/h, then for 30 min at 15 km/h. What is your average velocity?
October 18, 2010

Algebra
7.14
October 18, 2010

Physical Science
A force of 400.0 N is exerted on a 1,250 N car while moving it a distance of 3.0m. How much work was done on the car?
September 30, 2010

adult education
You and a friend are invited to my garage sale.
September 26, 2010

Physics
An artillery shell is fired with an initial velocity of 300 m/s at 65.0° above the horizontal. To clear an avalanche, it explodes on a mountainside 37.5 s after firing. What are the x and y components of the shell where it explodes, relative to its firing point? x = ...
September 26, 2010

math 7th
64 over 96
September 7, 2010

Statistics
Calculate each binomial probability: a. X = 2, n = 8, ð = .10 b. X = 1, n = 10, ð = .40 c. X = 3, n = 12, ð = .70 d. X = 5, n = 9, ð = .90
August 29, 2010

Statistics
A lottery ticket has a grand prize of $28 million. The probability of winning the grand prize is .000000023. Based on the expected value of the lottery ticket, would you pay $1 for a ticket? Show your calculations and reasoning clearly.
August 29, 2010

physics
i dont know
August 17, 2010

chemistry
What volume of 4.50M HCl can be made by mixing 5.65M HCl with 250 mL of 3.55M HCl?
July 24, 2010

math
9m+n=24 m-8n=27 n= 24-9m 27= m - 8(24-9m) 27= m - 192 - 72m 219= -71m so m = 3.0845 Double check by entering this into the other equation. 9(-3.0845)+ (24-9(-3.0845) -27.7605 + 24 - -27.7605 = 24. so m = -3.0845 -3.0845 - 8(n)= 27 -8n= 30.0845 n= - 3.7606 m: -3.0845 n= -3.7606
July 12, 2010

algerba
-10xy - 15y / 5y I believe the expression simplifies to -2x - 3. The Y's cancel out when you divide by 5y.
July 12, 2010

Chemistry
If 10.0g of CaCl2 and 10.0g of NaCl are dissolved in 100.0mL of solution, what is the concentration of chloride ions? I found the molar mass of CaCl2 is 111.0g/mol; the molar mass of NaCl is 58.44g/mol. I divided 10g CaCl2/111.0g CaCl2 I divided 10g NaCl/588.44g NaCl and added...
July 12, 2010

Chemistry
So, 2C4H8O + 11O2 ---> 8CO2 + 8H2O Is that right?
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
It says to write the balanced equation for the complete combustion of cyclobutanol in Oxygen. I'm not even sure what the product is supposed to look like so how can I balance the equation? Please help. C4H8O + O2 ---> C4H8O
July 11, 2010

chemistry
You have to draw Lewis Dot structures and than use 1 of two approaches. The first is The vector addition approach, which is most helpful for smaller molecules. The 2nd approach is the center of charge approach, and you look to see where your negatives and positives are on your...
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
For which of the following reactions is the value of Delta H rxn equal to Delta H of formation? I. 2Ca(s) + O2(g) --> 2CaO(s) II. C2H2(g) + H2(g) --> C2H4(g) III. S(s) + O3(g) --> SO3(g) IV. 3Mg(s) + N2(g) --> Mg3N2(s). According to my answer key, the only one is ...
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
What is the de Broglie wavelength, in meters, associated with a proton. (mass = 1.673 x 10^-24g) accelerated to a velocity of 4.5 x 10^7 m/s? I tried dividing the mass by the velocity. I also multiplied the mass times the velocity, and neither answer came out correctly. The ...
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
Thank you very much.
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
One of the lines in the spectrum of a mercury vapor lamp has a wave length of 254nm. What is the energy, in kj/mol, of this electro magnetic radiation. The work I have done: (6.626 x 10^-34 x 3.0 x 10^8) all divided by (254 x 10^-9.) The answer I calculated is 7.82 x 10^-19. ...
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
If 10.0g of CaCl2 and 10.0g of NaCl are dissolved in 100.0mL of solution, what is the concentration of chloride ions? (the molar mass of CaCl2 is 111.0g/mol; the molar mass of NaCl is 58.44g/mol. I found individual molar mass of: Ca-40.08 Cl-35.45 Na-22.99 So I divided 10g ...
July 11, 2010

Chemistry
Thankyou both very much.
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
The density of Hg is 13.6g/cm^3. How many Hg atoms are present in 10.0cm^3 of Hg? I think the size of an atom is 6.22 x 10^23. The answer is 4.08 x 10^23. I need help getting to the answer.
July 10, 2010

Finance
Triple your investment in 12 months? Per quarter means you are receiving a 75 percent return on investment every quarter. 3/4 cause quarters implies 4 in the denominator.
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
Thankyou very much
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
I cannot figure this out. It seems so simple, and I should know it. The density of tungsten is 19.3g/cm^3 Express this value in lb/ft^3. I did 19.3g/cm^3 x 2.54cm/inch x 12 inches/1 foot = 588.264. Now 19.3g x 1 ounce/28g x 16 ounces/lb. = 11.03. After reading my answer key, ...
July 10, 2010

Algebra 1
I think you should just know ratios for this. If its 30-60-90 and b= 15, than A= 15/2=7.5 You get this because A is half the size of B. C is three times the size of C, so 7.5 x 3 = 22.5 So 7.5,15,22.5 Hope this helps.
July 10, 2010

algebra
Well if 0 units are produced, your profit is a loss of 262,500 which is primarily your fixed cost. Total revenue function is 98x. X is the number of units sold. I think marginal revenue is just revenues minus variable cost so 98x-23y would be marginal revenue. I might be wrong...
July 10, 2010

MATH
4-(-3)2 ÷ (-7x4+3) 4-(-6) / (-25) 10/-25 = -2/5 The reciprocal is -5/2 or -2.5. Hope this helps.
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
Thankyou very much for clearing that up.
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
Last one I promise! Thankyou for bearing with me. This seems simple enough, but chemistry genuinely makes me feel retarded so I appreciate reassurance. How many molecules of CH4 are there in 48.2g of the compound? I'm assuming that I should just divide 48.2 g by the molar ...
July 10, 2010

Chemistry
What is the % by mass of chlorine in CH2Cl2? I calculated the molar mass of CH2Cl2 which is 84.93. I than calculated the molar mass of Cl2 which was 70.9. Than I divided 70.9 by 84.03 and my percent by mass of chlorine is 83.5 percent. Is this correct?
July 10, 2010

Chemistry!
I'm not sure why, I think I just had a brain spasm. Some reason I always think of converting mols to liters and I had it in my head that it was a 1:1 relationship but I think its 22.4L only when it applies to a gas?
July 10, 2010

Chemistry!
Use the equation below and determine what volume of O2 at STP is needed to react with 1.5 moles of C2H4? Balanced equation: C2H4 + 3O2 --> 2CO2 + 2H20 So 1 mole of C2H4/3 mol O2 --> 1.5 mols/ 4.5 mols O2. So if its 1 mol equals 1 liter, than it should be 4.5 mols of O2 x...
July 10, 2010

CHEMISTRY
Oh my gosh yes! Thankyou Dr. Bob, you are truelly my saint.
July 10, 2010

CHEMISTRY
How many grams of CH4 are required to produce 43 g of Cu according to the following equation: 4CuO + CH4 --> CO2 + 2H20 + 4Cu? I already tried to work the problem myself, and I may have gotten this right, but I do not have an answer key to compare to. #gCH4 = (43gCu) x (1 ...
July 10, 2010

Math 115
Actually Jerome, I think all you have to do is convert 7/8 into a percent and add it to 4. So 7/8 = .875 + 4 = 4.875 or 487.5 percent.
July 10, 2010

CHEMISTRY
When 0.668 L of Ar at 1.20 atm and 227°C is mixed with 0.258 L of O2 at 501 torr and 127°C in a 400 mL flask at 27°C, what is the pressure in the flask? Pressure is given for both, am I supposed to use v1p1/t1 = v2p2/t2? Some reason this really doesn't make ...
July 5, 2010

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