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February 9, 2016

# Posts by James

Total # Posts: 2,151

Math
I found out 2000 ml is not necessary knowledge to answer the equation. You simply do the following: (500g dextrose) * (100 ml solution/70g dextrose) = 714.29 ml
September 13, 2015

Math
A nutritional formula calls for 500 g of dextrose in a total volume of 2000 ml. how many milliliters of a 70% w/v dextrose injection are needed to provide the required amount of dextrose? This seems to be a dimensional analysis problem. We have: 500g/2000ml 70% w/v = 70 g ...
September 13, 2015

Chemistry
In the reaction, PCl3 + Cl2 ------> PCl5 the concentration of the reactants at equilibrium were each determined to be 7.2 mol/L, and the product at 0.050 mol/L. Calculate the equilibrium constant (rounding to 2 significant figures and using scientific notation), and state ...
September 13, 2015

physics
A 4000 kg trailer is towed up a hill with a 5% grade. If the towing truck starts from rest at the bottom of the hill and reaches a speed of 12 m/s at the top of the hill, how much is the towing force. The road from the bottom to the top of the hill is straight with a length of...
September 11, 2015

physics
a 60-kg student travelling in a 1000 kg car with a constant velocity has a kinetic energy of 1.2 *10^4 J. What is the speedometer reading of the car in km/h?
September 3, 2015

Algebra
For #3 wouldn't it be t-2 or something because it is 2 hours into trip
August 31, 2015

Pre-Calculus
Yes but it would be y=(9/5)x+32 Parentheses
August 31, 2015

Maths
A house plan shows a scale of 1:25. If the rectangular lounge room of the house is to measure 4 metres by 6 metres, what will the area of the lounge room be on the plan?
August 30, 2015

math
75x+55x=182 where x is time in hours 130x = 182 X=182/130
August 29, 2015

calc
2) would be y=8x+1/2 3) would be y=-6x+12 No 1 is correct
August 29, 2015

Physics
The height of a cylindrical container is 15 cm and the inside diameter of the container is 10 cm. a) what is the volume? b) How much weight (in kg) would be required to fill the container to a density of 1.3 g/cm^3?
August 27, 2015

Trig
Find all solutions of the equation in the interval [0,2pi). 2sin theta+1=0. Write answer in radians in terms of pi.
August 19, 2015

math
Thanks Damon. Now I understand the concept of it.
August 19, 2015

math
all of the following are coordinates on the same straight line except: A) (0,2) B) (3,11) C) (5,15) D) (7,23) E) (x,3x+2)
August 19, 2015

physics
A certain bacterium swims with a constant speed of 4.61 µm/s. How long will it take to swim across a petri dish that has a diameter of 8.69 cm?
August 17, 2015

Life sciences
1.Clear lime water turned milky after it was exposed to exhaled air
August 17, 2015

Algebra
Rewrite each expression with positive exponents and simplify. X^2•x^n/x^3•x^n What does this question mean? Do I just cancel things out? Please help
August 15, 2015

Algebra
Use absolute value notation. The distance between x and -10 is at least 6. |x-(-10)|>or=6 Is that notation correct?
August 15, 2015

math
edgar earns 200 dollars a week plus a 15% commission on all sales over 1,000 dollars.if edgar sells for one week or 2,500 dollars what is his gross pay for that one week.
August 15, 2015

math
a certain alloy contains 5.25% cooper. how much cooper is there in a piece weighing 200 pounds.
August 15, 2015

math
paul can type 60 words per minute and jenifer can type 80 words per minute how does pauls typing speed compare to jenifers
August 15, 2015

pre-cal
please help, step by step having difficulty here as well. Find the term containing x5 in the expansion of (x + 2y)^10
August 12, 2015

pre-cal
Use Pascal's triangle to expand the expression. (x − y)5 so I tried to work this out: (x-y)^5 = [(x-y)(x-y)][(x-y)(x-y)](x-y) (x-y)^2 = (x-y)(x-y) = x^2 - 2xy + y^2 x^2 - 2xy + y^2)(x^2 - 2xy + y^2) = x^4 -4x^3y + 6x^2y^2 - 4xy^3 + y^4 I am still confused can any ...
August 12, 2015

physics
A model rocket blasts off from the ground, rising straight upward with a constant acceleration that has a magnitude of 87.9 m/s2 for 1.51 seconds, at which point its fuel abruptly runs out. Air resistance has no effect on its flight. What maximum altitude (above the ground) ...
August 12, 2015

Organic Chemistry (University)
We're supposed to try and figure out the structure of a compound based off the the following information: δ: 2.4 2H triplet δ: 2.1 3H singlet δ: 1.5 2H triplet δ: 1.3 6H singlet δ: 0.9 3H triplet >δ: 2.4 2H triplet This is probably a CH2 ...
August 11, 2015

physics
What is the magnitude of the average acceleration of a skier who, starting from rest, reaches a speed of 10.5 m/s when going down a slope for 3.18 s?
August 11, 2015

physics
A hot-air balloon is rising upward with a constant speed of 3.29 m/s. When the balloon is 3.38 m above the ground, the balloonist accidentally drops a compass over the side of the balloon. How much time elapses before the compass hits the ground?
August 11, 2015

Language Arts
What lesson or meaning do you think the story "The Mark of the Beast" by Rudyard Kipling, held for the British audience of the Victorian era?
July 26, 2015

US Government
So on my study guide for a final I have this: In Gideon v. Wainwright, d___ _______ rights were the main issue in this Supreme Court case. I Don't know if it's defense attorney rights, or what, but I know this case gave the right to counsel and I'm just very ...
July 21, 2015

math
Solve for x:2^x=x^2
June 22, 2015

yesterday ghana lotto winnig numbers was :07,67,76,71,69.please what are the numbers to win today.
June 19, 2015

Statistics
PsyDAG this is all the information that was given in the class. A researcher conducts a test on the effectiveness of a cholesterol treatment on 114 total subjects. Assuming the tails of distributions are normal distribution, is there evidence that the treatment is effective? ...
June 18, 2015

Statistics
A researcher conducts a test on the effectiveness of a cholesterol treatment on 114 total subjects. Assuming the tails of distributions are normal distribution, is there evidence that the treatment is effective? What is the Null and alternative hypothesis.
June 18, 2015

Physics
A box slides along a rough floor with initial kinetic energy of 7 J. A person pushes on the box, in the same direction as its velocity doing 25 J of work. The velocity of the box is doubled. Find the magnitude of the work done by friction.
June 10, 2015

Finance
That answer is way off, grow up!
June 9, 2015

Math
Convert the polar equation to rectangular form: r = -2cosø - 2sinø
June 5, 2015

Economic
What are welfare payments and we're South African government providing and to whom
May 24, 2015

Maths
A collection of coins consisting of 10-cent, 20-cent and 50-cent pieces has a value of \$4.50. The number of 20-cent pieces is twice the number of 10-cent pieces and the number of 50-cent pieces is 3 less than twice the number of 10-cent pieces. How many 10-cent, 20-cent and 50...
May 21, 2015

math
Brittany made 75 at the first (100*3/4) After Ava gave her, Brittany had 120 (75+(9/20*100)) After Brittany gave Ava, Ava had 85 (55+(25%*120)) At the end Brittany had 90 and Ava had 85, so she 5 more
May 21, 2015

Maths
Luisa travels 25 km in 3hours 45 mins. She walks part of the way at 4 km/h and cycles the rest at 12 km/h. How far did she walk?
May 21, 2015

Maths
I got 37.0313 using your equation But in the text book the answer is 10km How to work it out using linear equations
May 21, 2015

Maths
Luisa travels 25 km in 3 3 4 hours. She walks part of the way at 4 km/h and cycles the rest at 12 km/h. How far did she walk?
May 21, 2015

Math
a rectangular tank with a square base of side 60 centimeters and a height of 45 centimeters is one third filled with water. water from a tap flows into the tank at 6 liters per minute. how long will it take to fill the tank completely? (1 liter=1,000 cm3
May 18, 2015

math
Water is taken from a well 11m deep in a bucket,the rope winding up to a drum 35cm in diameter. A)Through what angle does the handle turn in winding up 1m of rope? B)How many revolutions of the handle does it take to bring the bucket up from the bottom? C)If the arm of the ...
May 11, 2015

Maths
Three consecutive terms of a Geometric Progression are ? 6, p and ? 32 . find the value of p.
May 1, 2015

Physics
Mass m2 rests on an incline and attaches to a string that goes over a pulley, where mass m1 hangs on the other side of the incline. Assume that there is no friction between m2 and the incline, that m2 = 5.1 kg, m1 = 0.9 kg, the radius of the pulley is 0.10 m, the moment of ...
May 1, 2015

math
6cm diameter discs are cut from a sheet 130cm long and 70cm wide.(a)How many discs can be cut in this way (b) what area of the sheet is wasted? (My working so far). Area of rectangle=L*B 130*70=9100cm^2 area of circle=22/7 *(6/2)^2=28.286cm^2 (a)no of discs cut=9100/28.286=321...
April 30, 2015

maths
Three consecutive terms of a Geometric Progression are − 6, p and − 32 . find the value of p.
April 30, 2015

Physics
Can someone help me solve this? I've tried it a few times, but I keep getting answers that seem off. Like, for example, I'm getting 2.339 for part A, and it just seems completely off. So if you know the right formulas and can walk me through this, I'd appreciate it...
April 27, 2015

Science
Assuming all volume measurements are made at the same temperature and pressure, what volume of hydrogen gas is needed to react completely with 3.75 L of oxygen gas to produce water vapor?
April 18, 2015

Chemistry
Calculate the number of grams of nitrogen gas, N2, in a container that has a volume of 7.50 L at a pressure of 1200 mm Hg and a temperature of 38.2 degrees Celsius. (R=0.0821 L*atm/mole*K)
April 16, 2015

algebra
Given: 3(x-2y)+3x=y-2(x+4y), find the ratio of y to x
April 11, 2015

Algebra
6. One angle measures 54 more than 3 times another angle. The angles are supplementary. What are their measures? 11. A piece of string is 112 inches long. Isabel wants to cut it into 2 pieces so that one piece is three times as along as the other. How long is each piece?
April 9, 2015

Physics
I'm not getting the right answer for part b. Could someone help me understand this part better?
April 6, 2015

Physics
Could someone show me how to work this? It's for a study guide I'm practicing, and I just can't seem to get the correct answer. The position of a 0.63 kg object attached to a spring is described by [x = (1.09 m) cos(3.11πt)] a) Find the object’s position ...
April 6, 2015

math
rude.
March 31, 2015

math
3 cm which its area increasing when its edge is 12 cm long
March 31, 2015

science
The alleles for brown eyes (B) are dominant, while those for blue eyes (b) are recessive. If Lesley’s mother has the genotype BB and her father has the genotype bb, what is Lesley’s genotype? What is her phenotype?
March 31, 2015

Medical physics
1.A hypodermic needle of lenght 0.020m and inner radius 3.0 x10^-4 is used to force water at 20 degree celcious into the air at a flow rate of 1.0 x10^-7m^2 s-1 (a) what is the average velocity in the needle?(assume laminar flow), (b) what is the pressure drop necessary to ...
March 28, 2015

Medical physics
1.A hypodermic needle of lenght 0.020m and inner radius 3.0 x10^-4 is used to force water at 20 degree celcious into the air at a flow rate of 1.0 x10^-7m^2 s-1 (a) what is the average velocity in the needle?(assume laminar flow), (b) what is the pressure drop necessary to ...
March 28, 2015

Chemistry
A woman expends 96 kJ of energy in walking a kilometer. The energy is supplied by the metabolic breakdown of food intake and has a 35 % efficiency. If the woman drives a car over the same distance, how much energy is used if the car gets 8.7 km per liter of gasoline? The ...
March 27, 2015

math
The coordinates of (triangle) ABC are A(-3,-1 ) , B( 5,1 ) and C (2,4) (i) Calculate the length of AB , BC and AC (ii) Hence, show that (triangle) is a right- angled triangle
March 27, 2015

chemistry
50.0 mL of an unknown HCl solution was titrated with 0.449 M NaOH. To reach the equivalence point, 38.4 mL of the NaOH was used. What was the concentration of the HCl?
March 25, 2015

Chem
0 = [4440g*0.803*(Tf-98.8)] + [2.00*4.186*(Tf-24.8)] Tf = 98.6C
March 24, 2015

Chem
A 4.44 kg piece of granite with a specific heat of 0.803 J g-1 °C-1 and a temperature of 98.8°C is placed into 2.00 L of water at 24.8°C. When the granite and water come to the same temperature, what will the temperature be?
March 24, 2015

Physics
lol yoooo you in brahmia's physics class bruh pay attention in class yo
March 23, 2015

Physics
Can someone walk me through how to solve this? Any help is much appreciated! Two masses moving along a straight line undergo a front-to-back collision. The masses are m1= 60.0 kg, with initial velocity v1 = 17.0 m/s, and m2 = 26.0 kg, with initial velocity v2 = 7.0 m/s. After ...
March 22, 2015

Medical physics
A silver cube (density of silver is 10 g/cm3) with side length of 3 cm weighs more than an aluminium cube (density of aluminium is 2.96 g/cm3) with side length of 4 cm. The cubes are each suspended by a string and allowed to be completely immersed in two identical jars ...
March 21, 2015

Physics
It's 0%, I've done the exact same question, I think there's a typo.
March 18, 2015

Physics
A block of mass 13.9 kg slides from rest down a frictionless 40.0° incline and is stopped by a strong spring with a spring constant 32.3 kN/m (note the unit). The block slides 7.80 m from the point of release to the point where it comes to rest against the spring. When the...
March 17, 2015

Physics
A M2= 6.40 kg mass is released from rest at height h = 6.60 m . Using the law of conservation of energy, determine the speed of the M1= 2.70 kg mass just as the M2= 6.40 kg mass hits the ground.
March 17, 2015

college algebra
How much should be deposited in an account paying 3.5% interest, compounded quarterly, in order to have a balance of \$ 6,000after 17years and 3months?
March 14, 2015

math
A cube with length 4cm is divided into 8 identical cubes.How much greater is the combined surface area of the 8 smaller cubes than the surface area of the original cube?
March 10, 2015

math
A rectangle measuring 7cm by 4cm is enlarged by a ratio of 2:1.what is the area of the enlarged rectangle.
March 5, 2015

Physics
Can someone help me solve this one? I've tried it a few times, but I don't think I'm getting it right. A block of mass M = 2.2 kg starts from rest at a height of 3.6 m on a fixed inclined plane. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the incline ...
March 3, 2015

Physics
Can someone walk me through how to work this? It's worded weirdly and I'm not sure how to solve it. Mass M1= 2.2 kg lies on a frictionless table, pulled by another mass M2= 4.1 kg under the in of Earth's gravity. a) What is in N the net force acting on the system ...
March 3, 2015

Physics
Can someone walk me through how to work this? A block is being pushed up a frictionless incline by an applied horizontal force, F=12.7N. (The angle is θ = 23.80° and the mass is 1.70kg. a) How many forces are acting on the block? b) How many of those forces are along ...
March 3, 2015

Physics
Can someone help me with this problem? It requires a lot of visualizing and I've never been great at problems like that. A pair of blocks of mass m1 =29.0 kg, and m2 =58.0 kg, are being pushed on a horizontal surface by a constant forces of magnitude F=87.0 N. The angle &#...
February 28, 2015

Physics
I think I've found everything but e. Here is my work a) acceleration = v-u/t a = 1.95/1.22 a = 1.6 b) 2, gravity and the normal force c) F = m(g – a) F= 42(10-1.6) F = 352.8 d) acceleration = v-u/t a= 1.95/7.8 a= .25 F= m(g-a) F= 42(10-.25) F= 409.5 Does anyone else ...
February 28, 2015

Physics
A 42 kg man stands on a bathroom scale in an elevator. Starting from rest at the bottom floor, the elevator ascends, attaining its maximum speed of 1.95 m/s in 1.22 s. It travels with this constant speed for the next 7.80 s. The elevator then slows down for 2.20 s and comes ...
February 28, 2015

Physics
Hey, I'm studying for my physics class, and I'm not sure how to solve this problem. Can someone walk me through it please? I'd really appreciate any help! John throws a baseball from the edge of a cliff with an initial velocity of 17.0 m/s at an angle 27.0° ...
February 28, 2015

math
If Owen gives \$40 to Charley, the will have an equal amount of money. If Charley gives \$80 to Owen, the ratio of Owen's money to Charley's money will be 4-1.How much money does Owen have in the beginning? Work: I don't have much but X=Owen C=charley X=C-40 4C=O+80
February 26, 2015

Chemistry
An unknown compound contains only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen. Combustion analysis of the compound gives mass percents of 31.57% Carbon and 5.30% H. The molar mass is determined by measuring the freezing-point depression of an aqueous solution. A freezing point of -5.20 ...
February 24, 2015

Math
What is the domain of x/(x-1)? Is it all x <> 1?
February 23, 2015

Physics
This one has been confusing me, can someone walk me through it? I'd like to know which formulas I need to use and everything. A 121.0 -kg crate is sitting at rest on a ramp leading to the back of a truck. a) How many forces are acting on the crate while it is at rest? b) ...
February 22, 2015

Physics
Hey! I've tried using equations such as weight=m*g for this problem, but I don't think I'm doing it right. Can someone help? A helicopter was seen carrying a heavy bag of sand (1210.0 kg). A student figured that the acceleration of the sand bag then was 1.4 m/s2 in...
February 22, 2015

Biology
explain the consequence of x chromosome inactivation in terms of the proteins encoded by the x chromosome genes?
February 19, 2015

Algebra 2
Describe an infinite geometric series with a beginning value of 2 that converges to 10. What are the first 4 terms of the series?
February 19, 2015

Dynamics
The 25-lbf block has an initial speed for v0 = 10 ft/s when it is midway between springs A and B. The coefficient of static and kinetic friction between the plane and the block are μs = 0.45 and μk = 0.4, respectively. After striking spring B, the block rebounds and ...
February 19, 2015

Microcomputer applications
Do you know if there is an online tutorial for the book Office 2013 Marquee by Rutosky, Sequin, Roggenkamp, Rutosky
February 13, 2015

chem
nevermind i got it, accidentally put in 5.86 instead of 5.96 :)
February 8, 2015

chem
Calculate the energy of a photon of green light with a frequency of 5.96 ✕ 10^14 s−1 I keep getting 3.88e-21, but the quiz keeps saying I'm wrong...
February 8, 2015

accounts
On January 1, 2012, the organizers of the Parsons Corporation obtained their charter and issued 10,000 shares of \$1 par common stock for \$4 per share. During 2012, the corporation earned \$30,000 in cash revenue and paid \$20,000 in cash expenses, not including income tax. The ...
February 6, 2015

Probability
Alfred and Bob toss a coin alternatively, and whoever gets a head first will win. They play many times and whoever loses in the previous play will toss first at the next play. If Eric tosses first at the first play, then what is the probability that Eric will win at the 6th play?
February 6, 2015

investing
How many years, correct to 1 decimal place, will it take for K54,321 invested at a compound interest of 13% per annum, to amount to K98,765
February 5, 2015

physics
A jet plane lands in an airport with a speed of 125 m/s and can accelerate uniformly at a maximum rate of -9.8 m/s2 as it comes to rest. What should be the minimum length of the runway so that the jet plane can land in the airport safely?
January 30, 2015

Science
I HAVE SAME QUESTION
January 29, 2015