a ball is thrown into the air at a speed of 96 feet/sec. The equation that expresses the height of the ball as a function of time is: h(t) = -16t2 + 96t + 5 How long does the ball stay in the air after it is thrown? (Round answer to the hundreths of a second)
February 14, 2013
1. Which is the BEST summary of "LAFFF"? (1 point) Angela used a time machine to win a writing contest. Peter and Angela invented a time machine. Peter used a time machine to travel to the future. 2. The author describes Peter's Halloween costume in order to (1 ...
February 7, 2013
A boat travels down the river in 3.0 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.6 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 23 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
December 17, 2012
math quick help
Bernie put in a garden in her back yard. The garden has a perimeter of 195 feet. She wants to know the total surface area of the garden and all she knows is the perimeter and that the width is 20% or (1/5) of the length. (Remember 20% and the fraction 1/5 is the same decimal ...
December 17, 2012
A boat travels down the river in 2.3 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.7 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 26 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
December 13, 2012
Point S is 4 km west of point R, and point T is 4 km southwest of S. Find the bearing and distance from R to T. (If possible, show diagrams too, please! Thanks in advance.)
December 13, 2012
Sue was in excellent shape in high school, she could ride her 10-speed bicycle 4.8miles to her grandmother's house in 11 minutes. Her return trip home took 14 minutes. The times are different due to there being a slight downhill slop on part of the trip to her grandmothers...
December 9, 2012
How do you set this up? Solve the system using substitution: A boat travels 18 miles downstream in 1.5 hrs. It then takes the boat 3 hrs. to travel upstream the same distance. Find the speed of the boat in still water and the speed of the current. Thanks you!!!
December 6, 2012
"I watched Hassan get raped," I said to no one. Baba stirred in his sleep. Kaka Homayoun grunted. A part of me was hoping someone would wake up and hear, so I wouldn't have to live with this lie anymore. But no one woke up and in the silence that followed, I ...
December 2, 2012
"Well the two of us can have fun together," I said. Baba smiled. Winked. "Dress warm," he said. It should have been just the two of us--that was the way I wanted it--but by Wednesday night, Baba had managed to invite another two dozed people." (p. 87) ...
December 2, 2012
Math 8R - HW Qs. Check
(-2)2 = -4 (you said positive 4, I don't know if it was a typo, or...) Having said that, all should be correct... I'm confused. Did you copy the question correctly?
December 2, 2012
College Physics 1
A mass is oscillating on a spring with a period of 4.60s. At t=0s the mass has zero speed is at x=8.30cm. What is the value of t the first time after t=0s that the mass is at x=4.15 cm?
November 28, 2012
0.24 grams of benzene (C6H6) is dissolved into 4.9 grams of melted biphenyl. The freezing point of the mixture was determined to be 4.4 degrees below the freezing point of pure biphenyl. Based on these results, what is the Kf of biphenyl? (Use the standard units in your ...
November 13, 2012
A descent vehicle landing on the moon has a vertical velocity toward the surface of the moon of 38.8 m/s. At the same time, it has a horizontal velocity of 54.3 m/s.At what speed does the vehicle move along its descent path
October 23, 2012
Can you help me make my thesis sound clear & good
In the short story, "how much land does a man need," the author Leo Tolstoy would describe that human worth based on shallow measurements such as wealth and possessions make true love and humanity impossible because of greediness, the devil filling our minds with ...
October 15, 2012
english/essay writing help
Hello! So Im having trouble with my thesis statement for an essay. My teacher gave us three questions to answer and make the answers into a thesis statement. heres the questions and instructions: Does defining human worth based on shallow measurements, such as wealth and ...
October 14, 2012
A bottle of wine contains 11.4% ethanol by volume. The density of ethanol (C2H5OH) is 0.789 g/cm3. Calculate the concentration of ethanol in wine in terms of mass percent and molality.
September 23, 2012
Down syndrome or trisomy 21, in humans is caused by an extra copy of relatively small chromosome 21. if a male with down syndrome could have children what is the likelihood that his children will also have down syndrome? a. 0 b. 25 c.50 d. 75 e. 100
September 3, 2012
A 9.1 g ball is hit into a 98 g block of clay at rest on a level surface. After impact, the block slides 8.0 m before coming to rest. If the coefficient of friction is 0.60, determine the speed of the ball before impact.
June 22, 2012
a liter of a solution saturated at 25C with CaC2O4 is evaporated to dryness giving a 0.0061 gm residue of CaC2O4. Calculate the concentrations of the ions, and the molar solubility and the solubility product constant for this salt at 25C. Show the balanced reaction.
June 10, 2012
1) Construct a confidence interval of the population proportion at the given level of confidence. x=60,n=300, 99% confidence. The 99% confidence interval is (_,_) 2) A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of adults who have high-speed internet access. What size sample ...
June 6, 2012
Ammonia reacts with oxygen at 120 C to form NO and H20 in a sealed 40-L container. When 34 g of ammonia reacts with 96 g of oxygen, what is the partial pressure of the NO? What is the total pressure?
May 20, 2012
Thank you, Writeacher! This question comes from online schools affiliated with K12. I am constantly finding students who use these sites to copy answers. Liz, did you ever think of reading the lessons the school provides or of contacting your instructor?
May 13, 2012
A bullet of mass 0.06kg is fired horizontally with a muzzle speed of 700 m/s into a pendulums hanging block of mass 2.0kg. The block and the bullet then move up a height, h, above the pendulums equilibrium position. What is the speed of the bullet/block combination after the ...
March 15, 2012
In raising a 5000-N piano with a pulley system, the movers note that, for every 2m of rope pulled down, the piano rises 0.3m. Ideally, show that the force required to lift the piano is 500-N.
February 28, 2012
You operate a gaming Web site, where users must pay a small fee to log on. When you charged $3 the demand was 520 log-ons per month. When you lowered the price to $2.50, the demand increased to 780 log-ons per month. (a) Construct a linear demand function for your Web site and...
February 21, 2012
You are cooking chili. When you take it off the stove, it has a temperature of 205°F. The room temperature is 68°F and the cooling rate of the chili is r = 0.03. How long will it take to cool to a serving temperature of 95°F
February 20, 2012
When there is change in reactant, product, or temperature the equilibrium position will shift in a direction that tends to decrease change in this situation. When the concentration of one of the products of an equilibrium reaction is higher than the other, then the solution ...
February 20, 2012
Two newly discovered planets follow circular orbits around a star in a distant part of the galaxy. The orbital speeds of the planets are determined to be 44.7 km/s and 56.2 km/s. The slower planet's orbital period is 8.61 years. (a) What is the mass of the star? (b) What ...
February 19, 2012
A duck has a mass of 2.80 kg. As the duck paddles, a force of 0.120 N acts on it in a direction due east. In addition, the current of the water exerts a force of 0.190 N in a direction of 48.0 ° south of east. When these forces begin to act, the velocity of the duck is 0....
February 3, 2012
During a circus performance, a 74.8-kg human cannonball is shot out of a 18.0-m-long cannon. If the human cannonball spends 0.844 s in the cannon, determine the average net force exerted on him in the barrel of the cannon.
February 1, 2012
Help! I am not really good with story problems! Forest rangers measure a depth of 82" of snow on a mountain peak at 8am. Snow is expected to fall at a steady rate of 3/4" per hour throughout the day. A) write an equation that approximates the depth of 'y' of ...
January 30, 2012
In the javelin throw at a track-and-field event, the javelin is launched at a speed of 35.0 m/s at an angle of 33.7 ° above the horizontal. As the javelin travels upward, its velocity points above the horizontal at an angle that decreases as time passes. How much time is ...
January 26, 2012
Relative to the ground, a car has a velocity of 14.8 m/s, directed due north. Relative to this car, a truck has a velocity of 24.0 m/s, directed 52.0° north of east. What is the magnitude of the truck's velocity relative to the ground?
January 26, 2012
An alpha particle is accelerated by a voltage of 1.53*10^3 V and is then deflected by a magnetic field of strength 0.020 T into a circular path of radius 0.40 m. If the alpha particles have a charge of 3.2*10^-19 C, what is their mass?
December 1, 2011
jerome and tyler meet in the local pizza parlor after their saturday afternoon soccer game. Eash boy bought a separete pizza with an agreement to share with each other, both at the restraunt and in what they would each take home. jerome ate 1/4 of a pizza and Tyler at 2/3 of a...
October 27, 2011
Lord of the Flies Questions 3.)What does Piggy believe has happened back home in England? 4.What does Piggy want to do now that they're on the island? 7.What happened when the conch was blown? (p. 17)
October 25, 2011
A 10 m long frictionless ramp is inclined at an angle of 30 degress to the horizontal. A boy of mass 57 kg coasts down the incline on a skateboard of mass 3.0 kg. The acceleration due to gravity may be taken as 9.8 m/s^2 and the effects of air resistance can be ignored. a) ...
October 22, 2011