Saturday

July 30, 2016
Total # Posts: 26,601

**Equations**

Plug and Chug 3 s + 5 a = 1150 but s+a = 300 so a = 300-s 3 s + 5 (300-s) = 1150 3 s + 1500 - 5 s = 1150 2 s = 350 s = 175
*April 15, 2016*

**Math/Algebra**

S = 4 x M = 3 x B = 2 x total = 9 x = 2178 so x = 242 M = 3 x = 726
*April 15, 2016*

** no way**

a , b b - a = 29 5 a = 2 b what result is one? Makes no sense. Ignoring that. 5 a = 2 (a+29) 3 a = 87 a = 87/3
*April 15, 2016*

**L.o**

Afraid of strangers
*April 15, 2016*

**School**

No, it is not.
*April 15, 2016*

**where?**

I live in Massachusetts. We do not elect judges anywhere.
*April 15, 2016*

**math**

downstream speed = u + 4 upstream speed = u - 4 20 = (u+4) t 10 = (u-4)t so 20/(u+4) = 10/(u-4) 10 u + 40 = 20 u - 80 10 u = 120 u = 12 miles/hr
*April 15, 2016*

**English**

1. lower than usual price 2. at whatever price In 3 through 6 it is the price of the product, not the product, which is 30% off.
*April 15, 2016*

**Math--Parametric Equations**

for the center: x = 24 cos 45 * t = 17 t y = 24 sin 45 * t = 17 t relative to center initial angle of point from x axis Ai = 90 degrees (on y axis) r = 1.5 Xrel = r cos A Yrel = r sin A A = 90 + (360*3)t A = 90 + 1080 t cos A = cos (90 + 1080t) = -sin(1080 t) trig identity sin...
*April 15, 2016*

**Algebra**

3, whoa, climbing faster try y(n+1) = 3 y(n) geometric ratio is always 3 or r = 3 y = 1.4 * 3^(x) try x = 4 y = 1.4 * 3^4 = 1.4 * 81 = 113.4 it worked
*April 15, 2016*

**Algebra**

2. constant d again y = m x + b y = 2.3 x + 3
*April 15, 2016*

**Algebra**

1. note constant d = 2 arithmetic sequence straight line of slope 2
*April 15, 2016*

**Math**

right :), sorry mistook < for =
*April 15, 2016*

**Math**

ah, 4^4 * 4^4 = 4^8 like 10^1 * 10^1 = 10^2 NOT 10^1 try C)
*April 15, 2016*

**Math**

yes, yes, but numbering messed up.
*April 15, 2016*

**Physics**

You are welcome.
*April 15, 2016*

**Physics**

T = 15/25 = .6 second C = 2 pi R = 2 * 3.14 * .95 = 5.97 meter a) v = C/T = 9.94 m/s b) v^2/R = 9.94^2/.95 = 104 m/s^2 wow, 10 g c) F = m a = .025*104 = 2.6 Newtons
*April 15, 2016*

**Physics**

Just add
*April 15, 2016*

**Algebra**

good grief, g = 32 ft/s^2, old text :) T = 2 pi (L/32)^(1/2) T = 2 pi (4/32)^.5 = 2.22 seconds
*April 14, 2016*

**HISTORY HELP plsssssssss**

Well, it said it was "good" if it came from the "Maker of the world".
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

A = L * w Perimeter = L + 2 w = 36 so L = 36-2w A = (36-2w)w -2 w^2 + 36 w = A w^2 - 18 w = -A/2 w^2 - 18 w + 81 = -A/2 + 81 (w-9)^2 = -(1/2)(A-162) vertex at w = 9 area = 162 ft^2 ==================== check if w = 9 L = 36 - 18 = 18 area = 162, sure enough
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

x(x+5) = x^2 + 5 x
*April 14, 2016*

**Math - Please check!**

1. yes 2. yes 3. pi*3.5^2 = 38.5 yes
*April 14, 2016*

**i really need help with science pls help**

If the results are conflicting I would pick A If the results are from different branches of the same study area I would pick B
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

Oh, Pythagoras ! http://www.mathsisfun.com/pythagoras.html
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

well, I happen to know that 3^2 + 4^2 = 9+16 = 5^2 so 30^2 + 40^2 = 50^2 so that is a right triangle.
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

One does not normally give heading of a breeze. You specify the direction it comes FROM. However this seems to be specifying the direction it is GOING like it were a current so I will assume that. north speed = Vn = 145 cos 84.5 + 24.6 cos 68.4 east Speed = Ve = 145 sin 84.5...
*April 14, 2016*

**Pre-Calc**

logb(4) +logb((x^7 y^2)/(z^4))^.5 logb(4) +logb((x^7 y^2)/(z^4))^.5 logb(4)+3.5 logb(x) + logb (y) - 2 logb (z)
*April 14, 2016*

**Physics**

Fx = 186 cos 22 Fz = 186 sin 22 186 cos 22 - 120 = 61 a a = (1/61) 52.5 = .86 m/s^2 v = a t = .86 t average v = .43 t 2.5 = .43 t * t t = 2.41 seconds so v = .86 (2.41) = 2.07 m/s
*April 14, 2016*

**typo**

surely something parabolic like r(t) = -30 t^2 - 390 t and that is also really nonsense on this planet where h = Vi t - 4.9 t^2 in metric units or h = Vi t - 16 t^2 in feet etc but anyway well, when t = 0 it starts we hit he ground again when 30 t^2 = 390 t or t = 13 seconds ...
*April 14, 2016*

**Physics**

m g h + (1/2) m v^2 = energy gain during trip = 610 * 9.81 * 49 + (1/2) * 610 * 24.7^2 in Joules divide that energy gain by 20.5 seconds to get Watts
*April 14, 2016*

**Math**

x(1.5) + 12(4) = (x+12) * 3 1.5 x = 12 x = 8 ============================ check 8*1.5 + 12*4 = 60 8+12 = 20 pounds total 20 * 3 = 60
*April 14, 2016*

**Stats - Help!!!**

Kasheta speed =d/22.3 Louisa speed = d/26.4 so Kasheta speed/Louisa speed = 1.18 Kasheta is 18% faster. That is meaningful.
*April 14, 2016*

**physics**

a) equal and opposite b) -charge on A, + charge on B Vb > Va so negative c) electrons the electrons move through the wire from A side to B side BUT the current is defined as if it were positive charges moving through the wire SO current through resistor from B side to A side
*April 14, 2016*

**science-college physics**

r = .001 meter Area = pi r^2 = 3.14 * 10^-6 m^2 delta L/L = F /( E A ) delta L/1 m = F /(2*10*8 *3.14*10^-6) F/delta L = spring constant = k 628 N/m now I am sure you can do the sqrt (k/m) thing
*April 14, 2016*

**physics**

FORGET k, 10^-6 etc etc which are the same for both put -9 at x = 0 put + 16 at x = 1 from negative x a + 1 charge pulled right to x= 0 but pushed left from x = +1 so left of 0, final x is negative 9/x^2 = 16/(1-x)^2 9 (x^2 - 2 x + 1 ) = 16 x^2 9 x^2 - 18 x + 9 = 16 x^2 7 x^2...
*April 14, 2016*

**Physics**

F = m v^2/r where m = 720 v = 48000/3600 = 13.33 m/s r = 200
*April 14, 2016*

**science**

P = i V = .75 * 2.4 = 1.8 Watts
*April 14, 2016*

**math**

if any dimension is multiplied by x and the shape is similar, then every length is multiplied by x including the perimeter. Google scale ratio anyway (1/2) * 54 = 27 meters
*April 14, 2016*

**PHYSICS**

to add the voltages you just add by the way, Voltage is a potential and scalar, not a vector
*April 14, 2016*

**mathematics**

sqrt (12^2 + 6^2)= sqrt 180 = 6 sqrt 5
*April 14, 2016*

**math**

I can only guess you mean 5% and 10% 1.05 x = 2142 so x = 2040 then do your 10% 1.1 (2040) = 2244
*April 14, 2016*

**algebra**

the first way is brute force finding where two lines hit The second way is called "elimination". The third way is called "substitution". They are all ways o find the intersection of those lines.
*April 14, 2016*

**algebra**

or substitute x = 1 - 3y use that in the second one -3(1-3y) -3y=15 -3 + 9 y -3 y = 15 6 y = 18 y = +3 again
*April 14, 2016*

**algebra**

there are lots of other ways, like add the two equations +1 x + 3 y = 1 -3 x - 3 y = 15 ---------------- add -2 x = 16 x = -8 then go back and get y
*April 14, 2016*

**algebra**

first equation is the line y = -(1/3) x + 1/3 second equation (-x-y=5) is the line y = - x - 5 so -x-5 = -(1/3)x + 1/3 2/3 x = -16/3 x = -8 then y = 3 ------------------- check -8+9 = ? 1 yes +24 - 9 = ? 15 yes
*April 14, 2016*

**calculus**

two similar triangles First the stationary situation x/5.5 = (x+14)/16.5 5.5(x+14) = 16.5 x 11 x = 77 x = 7 now start moving x = length of shadow y = woman to pole (x+y)/16.5 = x/5.5 16.5 x = 5.5 x + 5.5 y 11 x = 5.5 y 2 x = y so 2 dx/dt = dy /dt if dy/dt = -6 then dx/dt = -3 ...
*April 14, 2016*

**rs aggarwal math class 8 chapter 8 soluation**

n / (2n -2) (n + 3)/(2n+1) = 2/3 3(n+3) = 2 (2n+1) 3 n + 9 = 4n + 2 n = 7 so n/(2n-2) = 7/12
*April 13, 2016*

**Precalculus**

p = Pi e^kt 2 = e^10 k ln 2 = 10 k .693 = 10 k k = .0693
*April 13, 2016*

**I am not sure**

(x+y)(y+z)=5(x+y)(y+z) one cow = 5 cows Please check for typos
*April 13, 2016*

**Algebra**

>>>>>>> y - 4 --------------------- (y+3) | y^2 - y + 4 >>>>>>> y^2 +3y -------------------- >>>>>>>>>>>> -4y + 4 >>>>>>>>>>>> -4y -12 -------------------- >>...
*April 13, 2016*

**science**

m g h = 700 * 9.81 * 30 Joules Unless you find some way to store that energy and use it to move the elevator back up.
*April 13, 2016*

**geography**

Seeing as how these folks pioneered seafaring in the Indian Ocean I would consider that an important part of their economic activities : http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/archaeology/archaeology-asia-sub-saharan-africa-and-pacific/archaeology-seafaring-ancient-...
*April 13, 2016*

**Math**

10/24 = 5/12 so this is a 5, 12, 13 right triangle 39/13 = 3 (of course 26/12 is 3 also) so 5*3 = 15
*April 13, 2016*

**statistic**

http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/z_table.html
*April 13, 2016*

**Geometry**

120/360 = 1/3 so (1/3) pi r^2 or (1/3)(3.14)(40)(40)
*April 13, 2016*

**algebra**

.08 (25,300) .92 (25,300)
*April 13, 2016*

**math**

2058 = 14 * w * 3 w w^2 = 49 w = 7 L = 21
*April 13, 2016*

**science help pls pls**

http://lcogt.net/spacebook/parallax-and-distance-measurement/
*April 13, 2016*

**math**

1/3 +1/4 = 4/12 + 3/12 = 7/12 so 5/12 = 10 are blue blue = 24 , got it ?
*April 13, 2016*

**Math**

2 n + 5 = 5 n-16 or = 16-5n 21 = 3 n or 7 n = 11 n = 7 or n = 11/7 ====================== check if n = 7 14 + 5 = ??? 35 - 16 19 = 19 check yes if n = 11/7 22/7 + 5 = ???? 16 - 11/7 22/7+35/7 = ??? 112/7 - 55/7 57/7 = 57/7 yes, check
*April 13, 2016*

**Calculus**

h is height x is distance from wall sin T = h/13 cos T = x/13 d cos T /dt = - sin T dT/dt =(1/13)dx/dt or dT/dt = -(1/(13 sin T))(dx/dt) sin t = h/13 at x = 5 h = sqrt (169 - 25) = 12 so sin T = 12/13 so dT/dt = -(1/12)dx/dt = -1/12 radians/second
*April 13, 2016*

**Science**

P1/T1 = P2/T2 140 + 273 = T1 216 + 273 = T2 P1 = (T1/T2)22.3
*April 13, 2016*

**AP Physics**

Area L = volume so if 3 times longer, then 1/3 the area 3 * 21 = 63 ohms
*April 12, 2016*

**AP Physics**

Power = V^2/R = 5434 Watts = 5.434 kw hours = 31*9 = 279 hours so 5.434 kw * 279 hr *.15/(kw hr) = $ 227.41
*April 12, 2016*

**Maths (Proof)**

If you can squish it, it is no longer regular. The sides may be the same but not the angles. Think about a square with hinges at the corners if you squish it into a parallelogram, it still has 4 equal sides but is no longer a regular polygon.
*April 12, 2016*

**Maths (Proof)**

sqrt (2^2 + 5^2) = sqrt 29 agreed the distance from -5,5 to 5,5 is 10 the distance from 0,-7 to 7,0 is 7 Oh my :( not really regular I guess you will have to make a model with 8 equal sides and see if you can sqwish it :) I think you can.
*April 12, 2016*

**Physics**

T = k sqrt L/g sqrt(1.03/9.82) = sqrt (L/9.77) so L = 9.77 (1.03/9.82)
*April 12, 2016*

**Math**

if 40 hours is normal week length 40 x + 7(1.5 x) = 375.78
*April 12, 2016*

**Science**

a= -16 m/s / t = acceleration but what is t? average speed during stop = 24/2 = 12 m/s so time = 80/12 = 20/3 seconds to stop so a = -16(3/20) =-12/5 = -2.4 m/s^2
*April 12, 2016*

**Maths**

B 3 (sin x/ cos x) = cos x 3 sin x = cos^2 x 3 sin x = (1 - sin^2 x) sin^2 x + sin x -1 = 0 let z = sin x z^2 + z - 1 = 0 z = [ -1 +/- sqrt (1+4) ]/2 z = [-1 +/- 2.24 ]/2 z = sin x = .618 or something too big to be a sin of anything
*April 12, 2016*

**Maths**

A x = 0 is a solution also sin x = 2 cos x is tan x = 2 that happens at x = 63.4 degrees and at x = 243.4 degrees convert those to radians by multiplying by pi/180
*April 12, 2016*

**U.S history**

C was much later than the Declaration, in individual states then as Amendments 1 - 10 of US Constitution after Rev War. So C I am not at all sure I agree with you on the second one, think exactly the opposite note the word ANTI- Federalist http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&...
*April 11, 2016*

**Geometry**

pi Ro^2 L - pi Rin^2 L = pi L (Ro^2-Rin^2) = pi * 400 (.025^2 - .02^2)
*April 11, 2016*

**Proof read what you typed!!**

to use conservation of momentum you must know all masses and speeds This ::::: " cavity and then suddenly contracting the cavity, forcing the water to shoot out of an opening. A 6.50 daN squid (including the water in the cavity) that is at rest suddenly sees a dangerous ...
*April 11, 2016*

**Science Help**

I think I would pick D because you draw contour lines of constant elevation from point to point. The point is determined by your lat and long. If you do not know where you are, the elevation does not help much.
*April 11, 2016*

**physics**

mass balloon = .0027 kg buoyancy net up force = g [ 4 (1.29-.179) -.0027 ] = g (4.44) = 43.6 N using g = 9.81 m/s^2 F = k x 43.6 = 95 x x = .459 N
*April 11, 2016*

**iron density?**

need density of iron top scale has 2.33 - Viron*916 but Viron = 2.33/density of iron
*April 11, 2016*

**math!!! help**

if two roots are identical then (b-4)^2 - 4(2)(-4)(b+2) = 0 b^2 - 8 b + 16 = -32b - 64 b^2 + 24 b + 80 = 0 (b+4)(b+20) = 0
*April 11, 2016*

**additional mathematic**

Well, first draw a picture now from A or C go right 3 so x = 3 from B go down 4 or from A go up one so y = 3 so D(3,3)
*April 11, 2016*

**Health**

I told you that !!! B is through lungs, not skin The answer is D.
*April 11, 2016*

**Health**

That was not Ms Sue - no way. Respiration occurs through the lungs, not the skin. Perspiration occurs through the skin. That is why it sometimes is a bit smelly I suppose although I am sure it reacts with whatever contamination is already on our skin.
*April 11, 2016*

**Algebra**

[ 1 +/- 19]/10 use w = 2 then L = 9
*April 11, 2016*

**Algebra**

L = 5 w - 1 A = L w = (5w-1)w A = 5 w^2 - w = 18 of whatever sl is 5 w - 1 w - 18 = 0 w = [ 1 +/- sqrt(1+360) ]/10 = [
*April 11, 2016*

**Math: Trigonometry**

cos^2 (2x-pi) = .75 cos (2x-pi) = +/-.866 let z = 2x-pi if z = 30 degrees (pi/3) yes if z = 150 degrees (2pi/3) yes if z = -30 degrees(-pi/3) yes if z = -150 degrees(-2pi/3) if z = -pi/3 then 2 x-pi =-pi/3 2 x = 2 pi/3 x = pi/3 , well that is + if z = +pi/3 2 x = pi + pi/3 = 4...
*April 10, 2016*

**Mathematics**

1 yes horizontal means both y vaues the same. -3 is not -8 vertical means both x values the same. 6 is not 0
*April 10, 2016*

**Physics**

I guess it is at constant velocity m g = 3.1*9.81 = 30.4 N weight mu m g = 43.5 N mu = 43.5/30.4 = 1.43
*April 10, 2016*

**PHYSICS!!**

original a momentum = 80*2.5 original b momentum = -68*1.2 total momentum before and after = 80*.5 - 68*1.2 after = 80*1 + 68 Vb which is final momentum a = 80 final momentum b = total - 80 F on a = (final momentum a - initial momentum a) /0.1
*April 10, 2016*

**Interest**

12,000 (1.056)^n
*April 10, 2016*

**Math**

You are welcome.
*April 10, 2016*

**Math**

(1/-9) /9 = -1/81
*April 10, 2016*

**Science**

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/geoopt/refr.html
*April 10, 2016*

**Science**

refraction occurs at a boundary where the speed of the wave changes. Google Snell's law
*April 10, 2016*

**stats**

cost = 500 + 200 + 200 = 900 revenue = 250 * 4 = 1000 obviously you can not raise 200 there are 1 + 2 + 4 = 7 winning tickets out of the 250 chance of winning 500 = 1/250 chance of winning 100 = 1/125 chance of winning 50 = 1/62.5 chance of winning anything at all = 7/250 ...
*April 10, 2016*

**Physics CENTER OF MASS**

http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1460315436
*April 10, 2016*

**I did this already**

scroll down
*April 10, 2016*

**HELP PHYSICS!! WORK**

m g 8.3 sin 16 + friction force * 8.3 friction force = .6 (m g cos 16)
*April 10, 2016*

**Math ratio**

w/p = 3 or w in quarts = 3 * p in spoons 1 quart = 3* p in spoons for 1 qt so for 1 qt, p = 1/3 spoon for p = 1 spoon you get 3 quarts of water
*April 10, 2016*

**Calculus**

r^2 h = 21.66/pi = 6.89 now you still have to do the problem cost = cost of top and bottom + cost of side x is cost of side metal per in^2 C = 2x pi r^2 + x (2 pi r h) call c = C/2pix what we minimize c = r^2 + r h but we already know h = 6.89/r^2 c = r^2 + 6.89/r luckily you ...
*April 10, 2016*