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If the volume of a cylindrical block is equal to 800cm^3 prove that the total surface area is equal to 2(pi)x^2 + (1600)/x, where x cm is the radius of the base. hence obtain the value x which makes the surface area a minimum
December 1, 2016
A force F =(8.700 N)i +(?9.000 N)j F?=(8.700 N)i +(?9.000 N)j is exerted on a particle located at r=(?8.400 m)i +(7.700 m)j r?=(?8.400 m)i +(7.700 m)j. What is the torque on the particle about the origin?
November 23, 2016
Susie wants to have at least a 90 average for the year in her Algebra class. Her current test scores are 85, 100, 86, and 97. What does she need to score on her fifth test to have at least a 90 average?
October 29, 2016
A sample of 120 bags of potatoes produced by a factory was found to have a mean weight of 2.47 kg and a standard deviation of 0.12 kg. Obtain a 95% confidence interval for the mean weight of all bags of potatoes produced by the factory.
October 24, 2016
Movers are looking to lower a cabinet out of an open window to a mattress on the ground below. One end of a rope is tied to a 188 kg dresser, looped through a pulley, and the other end of the rope is tied to a cabinet. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the dresser...
October 20, 2016
Tire pressure is directly proportional to temp on a temp scale where zero degrees is absolute zero. given that temp in degrees celcius and degrees Fahrenheit are related by the formula F=9/5C +32 and absolute zero is -273.15C, by what % does tire pressure decrease when the ...
October 18, 2016
A 2260kg truck drives East with a constant velocity of 18m/s. It comes to a stop after traveling 123m. What is the noraml force exerted by the road on the truck? Also, is the distance travelled essential to solve the problem or is unnecessary information?
October 17, 2016
You're driving parallel to train tracks at 40.0 km/h when a train passes you, going a steady 105 km/h. A track crossing is up ahead, so you begin to speed up at 6.50 m/s2. How far do you drive before you pass the train?
October 2, 2016
A wind turbine rotates at 8.40 rpm and has an angular acceleration of 0.0326 rad/s2. If the wind turbine takes 27.0 s to come to a complete stop, how many revolutions will this take?
September 29, 2016
A quarter on a spinning vinyl record has a centripetal acceleration of 31.8 m/s2. What is the acceleration of the quarter if it is placed twice as far from the centre of the vinyl record?
September 29, 2016
A bag contains 8 white, 6 black and 4 red discs. They are selected at random and not replaced. What is the probability that there is at least one black disc in the first four discs drawn out of the bag?
September 9, 2016
The temperature is 12 degrees lower that 4 hours ago. Write an integer equation for the situation and what is the average temperature change per hour? 12/4= 3 3 degrees is the average temperature change per hour.
July 17, 2016
You have a solution that contains 0.25g grams of oxalic acid dissolved in 100 mL of water. This solution is placed in a separating funnel, and the 100 mL of butanol is added to the solution. calculate the mass of oxalic acid in the organic solvent
June 16, 2016
Suppose a saturated solution of barium fluoride contains 1.5 x 10 ^ -2 M of F-. What is the Ksp of BaF2. I know that the balanced equation of this reaction is: BaF2 (s) --> Ba2+ (aq) + 2F- (aq) There is a 1:1 ratio between BaF2 and Ba2+ and there is a 1:2 ration between ...
March 31, 2016
Consider the following system: -> 0.73 -> 0.73 -> Determine the probability that the system will operate under each of these conditions: (Round your final answers to 4 decimal places, not your intermediate calculations.) a.) The system as shown b.) Each system ...
March 6, 2016
In a shipment of 21 parts, four of the parts are defective. If three parts are selected at random without replacement, find the probability that : a.) All three parts selected are defective. 4/21*3/20*2/19=.003 b.) None of the tree parts selected are defective. 3/17*2/16*1/15...
February 26, 2016
1. Many agree that Native Americans migrated from Asia as early as _______ years ago. (1 point) 2,000 5,000* 30,000 100,000 2. What country controlled the majority of the Americas in 1783? (1 point) Great Britain* France Spain Native American 3. The Treaty of _______, signed ...
February 16, 2016
There is a bridge that is 1 mile long. You have a piece of steel cable that measures 1 mile and 1 inch. You get 2 very strong people to hold each end of the cable and stand at the ends of the bridge. You, also very strong, stand at the exact middle of the bridge and hold the ...
February 15, 2016
In spermatogenesis four sperm cells are produced from the original spermatocyte, while in oogenesis only one egg cell is produced from the original oocyte. Explain two reasons why this design increases the likelihood of fertilization and pregnancy.
February 11, 2016
A 7.30-L container holds a mixture of two gases at 45 °C. The partial pressures of gas A and gas B, respectively, are 0.410 atm and 0.620 atm. If 0.150 mol of a third gas is added with no change in volume or temperature, what will the total pressure become?
February 4, 2016
A man uses a lever jack to lift a 2.00 × 10^3 kg car to change a tire. Each stroke of the jack lifts the car a distance of 5.00 × 10^(-3) m. The vertical displacement of the handle is 0.75 m for each stroke. How much total force does he use with each stroke of the ...
January 28, 2016
Two parallel chords of length 20cm and 11cm lie on opposite sides of a circle. The distance between the two chords is 15cm. Calculate, correct to the nearest whole number the radius of the circle
January 8, 2016
Tropical storm alpha has winds of 50 miles per hour. Write and solve and an inequality to find how much of the winds need to decrease so that the storm is downgraded to 39. Please help, explain steps
December 1, 2015
Social Studies Check My Work
I go to connections too and this is a quiz. You posted the entire quiz and I think you need to actually read the assingment and then take the quiz yourself WITHOUT having someone do it for you.
November 25, 2015
HEALTH PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Answers are B and C, D, A, C, and D. Just took the quiz.
November 25, 2015
Later 7 students joined group 2 (41 students)and one student left to join group 1. (44 students) Now 20 students play trombone and 7 more students play trumpet as play saxophone. How many students play each instrument?
November 4, 2015
A garden has a rectangular pool in it with a width that is twice its length. If the land around the pool is 4 meters on all sides and the total area of the land is 136 m^2, what are the dimensions of the pool?
November 1, 2015
A train leaves Orlando at 3:00 PM. A second train leaves the same city in the same direction at 5:00 PM. The second train travels 20 mph faster than the first. If the second train overtakes the first at 10:00 PM, what is the speed of each of the two trains?
October 20, 2015
If Jack has 2 pencils, and Mr. Youn has 30 times, that would mean you have to do 30 times 2, right? And then, the whole school has 200 times as many as Jack, so in order to find out how much pencils the whole school has, you must do 30 times 200.
October 14, 2015
Biruk wants to buy a book for $15.25 and a book for $4.85. He wants to pay with one $20.00 bill. Use estimation to decide whether this is reasonable or not. Explain what place value to round for an estimate this is useful in this situation.
October 12, 2015
On a standard six-faced die,the numbers of the opposite faces always add to seven,Dena rolls a pair of fair,standard six-faced dice.She then takes the product of four numbers ,the two numbers on the faces that are showing on top of the dice and the two numbers on the faces ...
October 7, 2015
What does the aunt in The Story Teller find improper about the bachelor's story? A. It makes fun of Bertha's goodness B. It has too many fantasy elements C. It unrealistically suggests that virtue is always rewarded D. The bachelor tells it without invitation, ...
September 29, 2015
Science please check my answer
Which of the following fossil types is best described as forming when minerals replace all or part of an organism's body? A) A mold B) A petrified fossil*** C) A cast D) A trace fossil
September 29, 2015
What has the study of fossils allowed scientists to do? A) Describe the past environments and the history of life. B) Study present ocean temperatures at different depths C) Analyze the chemical compositions of sedimentary rocks and minerals. *** D) Predict which organisms ...
September 29, 2015