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June 27, 2016
Total # Posts: 2,278

**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*

**math 4th grade**

18
*February 4, 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*

**Science**

ITS EATHER coarse grains OR fine grains
*January 29, 2015*

**Science**

WELL WE KNOW IT COOLED SLOWLY AND...
*January 29, 2015*

**Physics**

A 7.1 kg watermelon is placed at one end of a 5.9 m, 244 N scaﬀolding supported by two cables. One supporting cable is at the opposite end of the scaﬀolding, and the other is 0.54 m from the watermelon. How much tension is in the cable at the end of the sca&#...
*January 28, 2015*

**chem**

1. A 4.61 g sample of one of the substances listed in the table below was heated from 21.3°C to 315.7°C, requiring 190 J to do so. What substance was heated? I got mercury(l) 2. Calculate the energy required in joules and calories to heat 33.9 g of aluminum from 30.7&...
*January 27, 2015*

**Maths and Physics**

Your clue is impossible, water release at a velocity of 20m/s cannot lift a 10 kg garbage can under earth's gravity. F=lambda 2v^2 (assuming elastic collision) = 2mv^2/d = 2(dm/dt)(v^2)/u = 20N which can lift a can of 20/9.81 kg so your water can only lift a max of 2.04 kg...
*January 25, 2015*

**Chemistry re-post**

Consider the titrtation of 25.0mL of 0.0100M Sn2+ by 0.0500M TI3+ in 1 M HCL, using Pt and Saturated Calomel Electrodes to find the endpoint. F=96486.7 Cmol E0 Sn4+/Sn2+ =0.15V E0 TI3+/TI+ = 1.28 Esce = 0.241V R=8.3141 J K Mol (a) Write the balanced reaction. Sn4+ + 2e- <...
*January 19, 2015*

**Chemistry (Electrochemistry)**

Consider the titrtation of 25.0mL of 0.0100M Sn2+ by 0.0500M Ti3+ in 1 M HCL, using Pt and Saturated Calomel Electrodes to find the endpoint. F=96486.7 Cmol E0 Sn4+/Sn2+ =0.15V E0 TI3+/TI+ = 1.28 Esce = 0.241V R=8.3141 J K Mol (a) Write the balanced reaction. Sn4+ + 2e- <...
*January 19, 2015*

**Chemistry**

Consider the titrtation of 25.0mL of 0.0100M Sn2+ by 0.0500M Ti3+ in 1 M HCL, using Pt and Saturated Calomel Electrodes to find the endpoint. F=96486.7 Cmol E0 Sn4+/Sn2+ =0.15V E0 TI3+/TI+ = 1.28 Esce = 0.241V R=8.3141 J K Mol (a) Write the balanced reaction. Sn4+ + 2e- <...
*January 18, 2015*

**Chemistry (Re-post)**

The distribution co-efficient of butanoic acid (pKa = 4.8) between water and two organic solvents are given below; Benzene D= 3.0 Octanol D= 6.2 a) which organic solvent is expected to extract the acid most efficiently from the water? explain your answer. So you expect that ...
*January 17, 2015*

**Chemistry**

The distribution co-efficient of butanoic acid (pKa = 4.8) between water and two organic solvents are given below; Benzene D= 3.0 Octanol D= 6.2 a) which organic solvent is expected to extract the acid most efficiently from the water? explain your answer. I understand that D ...
*January 17, 2015*

**Chemistry**

Imagine that you have a 7.00L gas tank and a 4.00L gas tank. You need to fill one tank with oxygen and the other with acetylene to use in conjunction with your welding torch. If you fill the larger tank with oxygen to a pressure of 145atm , to what pressure should you fill the...
*January 15, 2015*

**Chemistry (Electrochemistry)**

The thickness of a pure Ag plate on a base metal is to be determined by controlled potential coulometry. The metal sheet is masked except for a circular area, 0.5cm in diameter. Electrical connection is made to the metal and the sheet is clamped in a cell so that the unmasked ...
*January 10, 2015*

**geometry **

From an apartment window 24 m above the ground, the angle of depression of the base of a nearby building is 38 degrees and the angle of elevation is of the top is 63 degrees. How tall is the nearby building?
*January 5, 2015*

**Math**

6 9/8-25/6=
*December 23, 2014*

**AP Calc**

For the curve f(x)=x ln x+(1-x)ln(1-x), find the value of x in the interval 0<x<1 where f(x) has a minimum.
*December 20, 2014*

**algebra**

Traveling downstream a certain boat went 21 mph. Traveling upstream it went only 5 mph. Find the speed of the boat in still water and the speed of the current.
*December 18, 2014*

**Chemistry**

If 25.00 ml of H2SO4 solution is titrated to an end point with 32.16 ml of 0.1986 M NaOH, what is the molarity(M) of the H2SO4 acid?
*December 14, 2014*

**Chemistry**

Which of the following factors affect the solubitity? a)temperature of the solutions b)polarity of the solvent vs solute molecules c)partial pressure of the gas above the solution d) all of the above
*December 14, 2014*

**Math**

A boy is dividing M&Ms between himself and his sister. He gives 2 to his sister and takes 2 for himself. He gives 2 to his sister and takes 4 for himself. He gives 2 to his sister and takes 6 for himself, and so on. (b) After n rounds, how many M&Ms does his sister have and ...
*December 12, 2014*

**Biology**

The Deflex binds with the receptors in the synapses which means the transmitter can no longer bind to the receptors, this means that the nerve impulse cannot be sent along the relay neurone. Deflex also binds to the neurotransmitter once released and breaks it down.
*December 10, 2014*

**Physics**

A ball of mass m is attached to a spring with a spring constant k. The system is attached to a thin vertical axis as shown in Figure 4. In its equilibrium vertical position the spring length is L. The axis starts to rotate with a constant angular frequency ω. Find the ...
*December 9, 2014*

**AMA**

A force of 1.24 N pushes against an object with a mass of 0.16 kg for 3.00 min. The object does not move. What is the work done on the object by the force?
*December 8, 2014*

**Math**

Limit(7x+6x^2) / (7x^2+6x) x->inf
*December 8, 2014*

**Sociology**

Alright. Thanks Writeacher.
*December 6, 2014*

**Sociology**

Are Ethnic Groups the same as Societies?
*December 6, 2014*

**history **

the huguenots were
*December 2, 2014*

**Math PLEASE HELP ME**

Thank You reiny do you think you can explan this one The total income from three investments was $2400. After 14 years, Investment I income has doubled, Investment II income has increased by 50% and Investment III went broke. If the income increase in Investment I equals the ...
*November 30, 2014*

**Math PLEASE HELP ME**

A man has $210,000 invested in three properties. One earns 12%, one 10% and one 8%. His annual income from the properties is $20,100 and the amount invested at 8% is twice that invested at 12%. How much is invested in each property? at 12% 10% and 8% What is the annual income ...
*November 30, 2014*

**Math PLEASE HELP ME**

A man has $210,000 invested in three properties. One earns 12%, one 10% and one 8%. His annual income from the properties is $20,100 and the amount invested at 8% is twice that invested at 12%. How much is invested in each property? at 12% 10% and 8% What is the annual income ...
*November 30, 2014*

**Calculus**

The slope of the line tangent to the curve xy+(y+1)^2=6 at the point (2, 1) is
*November 30, 2014*

**math**

The 3rd term of a geometric progression is nine times the 1st term.if the 2nd term is one twenty fourth the 5th term.find the 4th term.(there is a mistake in the 2nd to the last statement.help locate the mistake{final answer 4th term =48).i solved to this extent.ar^2=9 r=3.
*November 28, 2014*

**math**

the 3rd term of a geometric progression is nine times the 1st term.if the 2nd term is one-twenty fourth the 5th term.find the 4th term.(my solution so far).ar^2=9a r=sqr of 9 r=3.help me find the 1st term
*November 28, 2014*

**math**

The 3rd term of a geometric progression is nine times the first term.if the second term is one-twenty fourth the 5th term.find the 4th term. solution ar^2=9a r=sqr of 9 r=3.pls help me on how to get the first term(a)
*November 27, 2014*

**math**

The third term of a geometric progressiom is nine times the first term.if the second term is one-twenty fourth the fifth term.find the fourth term.ar^2=9a. r=sqr of 9 r=3.pls teach me how to get the first term and i can get the 4th term myself
*November 27, 2014*

**Chemistry**

Provide the name(s) for the branched constitutional isomer(s) with the molecular formula C7H16 that have three methyl groups.
*November 24, 2014*

**Chemistry**

Provide the name(s) for the branched constitutional isomer(s) with the molecular formula C7H16 that have three methyl groups.
*November 24, 2014*

**Math**

A stone was dropped off a cliff and hit the ground with a speed of 112 ft/s. What is the height of the cliff? (Use 32 ft/s2 for the acceleration due to gravity.)
*November 20, 2014*

**Math**

A particle is moving with the given data. Find the position of the particle. v(t) = 1.5sqrt(t), s(9) = 33
*November 20, 2014*

**geography**

How has Mexico's culture been shaped by conflict among different people?
*November 20, 2014*

**chemistry**

3. After removing membranes from an eggshell, the shell is dried and its mass is recorded as 5.613 g. The egg is transferred to a 250 mL beaker and dissolved in 25 mL of 6 M HCL. After filtering, the solution containing the dissolved eggshell is diluted to 250 mL in a ...
*November 18, 2014*

**science**

A 2000kg car traveling at a speed of 27m/s skids to a halt on wet concrete where μk = 0.20.
*November 17, 2014*

**Science, Chemistry**

Write reactions showing how each of the following buffers would neutralize added HCl. HF and NaF Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer. HC2H3O2 and KC2H3O2 Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify ...
*November 16, 2014*

**Science, Chemistry**

Write neutralization reactions for each of the following acids and bases. HNO3(aq) and Ba(OH)2(aq) Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer.
*November 16, 2014*

**accounting**

a 10 year coupon bond that yield 5% is issued with a 1000 par value. what is the issuance price of the bond
*November 13, 2014*

**Math**

Question: Write a word problem using 7 groups. And then solve the problem Can you give an example?
*November 12, 2014*

**Physics**

1800n
*November 9, 2014*

**Physics**

A cannon is fired from the ground at an angle of 30 degrees. It is being shot an an initial velocity of 200m/s. What is the maximum height of the cannon ball? How fat will the cannon ball travel before it hits the ground
*November 7, 2014*

**science, chemistry**

Answers please
*November 5, 2014*

**Computing- Python (simple-ish stuff)**

Great thanks so much!
*November 5, 2014*

**Computing- Python (simple-ish stuff)**

Hi, I'm working on this piece of code: numLaptops = 7 laptopCost = 599.50 price = numLaptops * laptopCost print("Total cost of laptops: $%.2f" % price) But the question wants me to explain teh output if I put 2.5 instead of .2, 8.2 instead of it and 3.1 instead ...
*November 5, 2014*

**chem**

Calculate the total pressure in the flask after all of the oxygen has been removed from the air in the flask. Assume that the temperature is 25¡ÆC, the initial barometric pressure is 760 torr and that air is 21% oxygen by volume.
*November 4, 2014*

**chemistry**

A chemist wants to make 5.50 L of a 0.300 M lithium phosphate solution. What mass of lithium phosphate must be used to make this solution?
*November 3, 2014*

**statistics**

Suppose that the amount of time it takes the IRS to refund to taxpayers is normally distributed with a mean of 12 weeks and a variance of 9. a. What percent of taxpayers should get a refund within 5 weeks? b. What percent of taxpayers will get their refund within 10-15 weeks? ...
*October 28, 2014*

**research methods grant writing**

The table labeled “Brooklyn Precinct Activity Measures” shows counts of different indicators from the June 1999 Compstat report. All data are totals for the period January 1, 1999, through June 20, 1999. Notice, in the key to this table, that some indicators are ...
*October 28, 2014*

**calculus**

A lamp post 3m high is 6m from a wall. A 2m man tall is walking directly from the post toward at 2.5m/s. How fast is his 1.5 from the wall
*October 20, 2014*

**mathematics**

what is algerdra
*October 17, 2014*

**chemistry**

a sample of freon-12 occupies 25.5 litters at 28 celsius find its volume at 15 degree celcius when the pressure is kept constant
*October 16, 2014*

**physics**

A water balloon is launched at a building 24m away with an initial velocity of 18 m/s at an angle of 50° above the horizontal. If the balloon misses or shoots over the building, how far will the balloon land from its launch location?
*October 13, 2014*

**physics**

A water balloon is launched at a building 24m away with an initial velocity of 18 m/s at an angle of 50° above the horizontal. At what height will the balloon strike the building?
*October 13, 2014*

**Cheeeem**

how to calculate the weight of solute req'd to prepare 1 liter of 1 normal of: a.) LiOH b.) phosphoric acid HELP.
*October 12, 2014*

**Physics**

A plane starts from rest at the end of a runway and requires 200.0 km/h for takeoff . If it takes 30.0 a to reach takeoff speed, what acceleration must the plane's engines provide to get off the runway ?
*October 7, 2014*

**CALCULOUS**

A bank account is growing by 4.3 % per year. Find the doubling time. Round your answer to the nearest integer. Can someone explain how to solve this step by step. I have been stuck on this for quite a while
*October 3, 2014*

**Pre Calc**

Use the Rule of 70 to estimate how long it takes a dollar-sign 7000 investment to double if it grows at the annual rate 7 %. Compare with the actual doubling times. Round your answers to three decimal places. I found the estimated doubling time using Rule of 70 to be 10. I am ...
*October 3, 2014*

**us history**

These committees act as study groups for the House and Senate. (1 point) select committees conference committees joint committees standing committees
*September 27, 2014*

**Math**

Using the following cash flows for projects A and B, use payback period, discounted payback period, NPV, IRR, and MIRR to see if these are good projects or not. > Project A: (283,000); 46,000; 89,000; 104,000; 123,000; 187,000; and 72,000 > Project B: (318,000); 72,000; ...
*September 27, 2014*

**Science URGENT**

A. 0.75 Hz
*September 26, 2014*

**Engineering Dynamics**

A ball is thrown so that the motion is defined by the equations x=5t and y=2+6t-4.9t^2, where x and y are expressed in meters and t is expressed in seconds. a) find velocity at t=1s, b) find the horizontal distance the ball travels before hitting the ground.
*September 25, 2014*

**physics**

An airport has runways only 196 m long. A small plane must reach a ground speed of 38 m/s before it can become airborne. What average acceleration must the plane’s engines provide if it is to take off safely from its airport? Answer in units of m/s 2
*September 23, 2014*

**physics**

a 700 newton man is able to climb up 4.5 meters on a 6 meters ladder before it slips. What must be the coefficient of friction be if the ladder is arranged so that it makes an angle 50 degrees with the ground? Assume the ladder to be uniform and weighing 450 newtons.
*September 23, 2014*

**math**

an object weighing 40 tons hits an object at 40 MPH what is the force of the impact?
*September 12, 2014*

**math**

If bacterium divides every 20 minutes. How many will there be in a day?
*September 10, 2014*

**Physics for Technology**

I have been out of school 27 years; no Algebra or Trigonometry training: only remedial math. This class is part of a Diploma program, no placement test required - I am out of my depth. I had a tutor for an hour last Tues., with another appt. this Tues. Yet, like I told my ...
*September 6, 2014*

**Chem**

Determine the number of protons and electrons in each of the following ions. Na+ Enter your answers numerically separated by a comma. Np, Ne =
*September 5, 2014*

**college algebra**

1. simplify x^2+x-6/x^2-4 divided by x+3/2x+4
*September 2, 2014*

**trigonometry**

Write the quadratic function whose zeros are: 1. 2+square root of 5, 2-square root of 5 2. 3+7i,3-7i 3. 5±i Please tell me how to get them. I have no clue on how to solve them.
*August 27, 2014*

**eng9**

The White House has been home to many animals as well as presidents. (1 point) common noun proper noun compound noun collective noun
*August 24, 2014*

**physics**

A ship at sea is due into a port 600 km due south in two days. However, a severe storm comes in and blows it 200 km due east from its original position. How far is the ship from its destination?
*August 24, 2014*

**College Algebra 1**

Using the factoring method, solve for the roots of quadratic equation 4x^2=16
*August 23, 2014*

**College Algebra 1**

Factor by using the difference of two square formula 1-25z^2
*August 23, 2014*

**static and dynamics**

A box is at rest on a 34incline. what is the force of friction parallel to the ramp if box has a mass of 50-kg
*August 20, 2014*

**probability**

A bag contains 8 red, 12 white and 4 blue marbles. If 2 marbles are selected in succession (without replacement), find the probability as a common fraction in simplest form that first is red and second is blue
*August 17, 2014*

**math**

Thanks. That helps.
*August 15, 2014*

**math**

When the perimeter of an equilateral triangle is doubled, the result is 24. The length of a side of the original triangle is A. 4 B. 6 C. 8 D. 12
*August 15, 2014*

**chemistry**

A 52.3 kg sample of ethanol is needed for a reaction. What volume in liters of ethanol should be used? The density of ethanol is 0.789 g/mL
*July 27, 2014*

**statistics**

According to the MIT Airline Data Project, American Airlines controlled 15.5% of the domestic market in 2010. A random sample of 125 domestic passengers that year was selected. Using the normal approximation to the binomial distribution, what is the probability that more than ...
*July 20, 2014*

**american government**

With unfunded mandates, the national government?
*June 29, 2014*

**american government**

Nullification would have had the effect of returning the nation to the Article of Confederation because?
*June 29, 2014*

**american government**

The federal system can be thought of as a marble cake because?
*June 29, 2014*

**Math **

What's 25 inch by 12 1/2
*June 27, 2014*

**Math**

Your program has a proposed RDT&E-funded project scheduled to start in January 2005 which is expected to take 16 months to complete. The project is expected to cost a total of $16 million (then-year dollars), with cost expected to be incurred at a rate of $1 million per month...
*June 24, 2014*

**Physics**

Determine the electric force of a -8.0uc charge would experience when placed 14cm to the left of a 5.0uc charge. got 18N, but I'm not sure if I add the negative to the answer
*June 18, 2014*