A hot-air balloon is ascending at the rate of 13 m/s and is 62 m above the ground when a package is dropped over the side. (a) How long does the package take to reach the ground? (b) With what speed does it hit the ground?
January 16, 2011
Because Earth's rotation is gradually slowing, the length of each day increases: The day at the end of 1.0 century is 1.0 ms longer than the day at the start of the century. In 72 centuries, what is the total (in hours) of the daily increases in time (that is, the sum of ...
January 12, 2011
A unit of area often used in measuring land areas is the hectare, defined as 104 m2. An open-pit coal mine consumes 99 hectares of land, down to a depth of 28 m, each year. What volume of earth, in cubic kilometers, is removed in this time?
January 12, 2011
I need to draw a diagram showing delta, oxalate, tributary and meander. I also need to draw a diagram showing water table, zone of saturation, cone of depression, working well, dry well, aquitard, aquifer, spring, perched water
November 11, 2010
A precipitate of calcium phosphate is formed when aqueous solutions of sodium phosphate and excess calcium chloride are mixed. If 100.0 mL of 1.5 M sodium phosphate solution is the limiting reactant, how many grams of calcium phosphate can be expected?
September 3, 2010
Homework Help!!! (Books)? I have a homework assignment and I really need help. I'll be very thankful and pleased if anyone can help. Compare the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn to The Glass Castle mainly the characters and the challenges they face through out each book. I ...
August 23, 2010
I have no idea how to do this activity..can someone please help!? In this activity you will investigate how chemical reactions are limited by the amount of reactants present. You will be using paper clips to represent atoms. You can describe the quantities of reactants and ...
November 16, 2009
A 4.9 g bullet leaves the muzzle of a rifle with a speed of 332 m/s. What force (assumed constant) is exerted on the bullet while it is traveling down the 0.85 m long barrel of the rifle?
September 24, 2008
x(squared)+8x+17 if x < or = -4 Let f(x)= 2 if x= -4 -x(squared)-8x-15 if x > -4 Show that f(x) has a removable discontinuity at x=4 and determine what value for f(4) would make f(x) continuous at x=4. Must redefine f(4)=____
April 15, 2008
f(x) = x + 7 if x < or equal to 5 F(x) = 7 if x >5 what is the limit as x is approaching 5 from the left side????? I know that the limit as x approaches to 2 does not exist and that the limit as x is approaching 5 from the right side is 7
April 15, 2008
1. Which of the following justifications was not one of the proslavery arguments? a. Slavery offered a secure and certain life for slaves. b. Slavery involved only a very small number of slaves. c. Slavery assured an adequate labor supply for planters. d. Slavery influenced ...
December 29, 2007
Question on study guide that i don't get. Bill OReally of OX News observed that poultry (chicken and turkey) consumption in the US increased dramatically over the 2000 to 2006 period. This he discovered was due to the fact that consumers, being more health conscious...
September 4, 2007
Simplify the given expression........? (2sin2x)(cos6x) sin 2x and cos 6x can be expressed as a series of terms that involve sin x or cos x only, but the end result is not a simplification. sin 2x = 2 sinx cosx cos 6x = 32 cos^6 x -48 cos^4 x + 18 cos^2 x - 1 I assume you are ...
May 17, 2007
find all solutions in interval [0,2pi] tan²x = -3/2 secx This question may look tricky, but its actually quite simple. First: rearrange the pythagorean identity tan²x+1=sin²x so that it reads tan²x=sin²x-1 Then replace the tan²x in the original ...
May 16, 2007
Find the EXACT VALUE of csc(-11pi/12) If that angle is in radians, it is easy. A full circle has 2PI radians...or 360 deg so 22PI/24 is the same as 22*15 deg, or -30 deg. The 30 deg triangle is well known. The sin is 1/2, so the csc is 2 Figure out the sign of the csc from ...
May 16, 2007
given two containers, one holding 4 gal. and the other holding 3 gal. how does one measure out two gal.? Fill the 3 gal, pour it in the 4 gal. Fill the 3 gal, then pout it int the 4 gal until filled. How much is left in the 3 gal? thank you bobpursley!!!!!!!!!!!
April 26, 2007
1. Present Values. Compute the present value of a $100 cash flow for the following combinations of discount rates and times. a. r = 8 percent. t = 10 years b. r = 8 percent. t = 20 years c. r = 4 percent. t = 10 years d. r = 4 percent. t = 20 years 2. Future Values: Compute ...
March 19, 2007
help me pls.. How the puritans were different from the people of the Revolutionary period? WHo coined the phrase "There are many times that try men's souls"? Who felt God was on the colonists' side and would help them win the war? the choices fo WHO questions...
December 14, 2006
i've just read "The Crisis" and i can't answer the questions.. i don tget it... 1. Which passages in the excerpt of "The Crisis" no. 1 were especially stirring? 2. The phamplet opens with two famous images. What kinds of people does paine identify ...
December 3, 2006