business and finite calc
2) The amount of gasoline sold every week at a gas station is Normally distributed with a mean of 30,000 gallons and a Standard Deviation of 3,000 gallons. What is the Probability that in a given week that the amount of gasoline sold is between 28,000 and 35,000 gallons?
May 16, 2014
write a ratio comparing widths, lengths, and the perimeter of a rectangle 6 inches by 9 inches and a rectangle 8 inches by 12 inches. Show whether these are are equivalent or not.
October 13, 2013
The radius of planet X is 5.0 bleems. It takes 4 earth years to complete it's orbit. Another planet, Z, orbits the same sun and has an orbit with the radius of 12 bleems. How long does it take for planet Z to complete an orbit?
May 18, 2013
From the definition of Angular Speed: the second hand travels a whole revolution of 360 degrees which has its equivalent as 2π. So, the equation will be (1.12in)(2π/60min)=0.117in/min Hope I helped you in solving. Best Regards
March 20, 2013
I went to our school's tutoring lab and received the explanation I needed to understand this. However I have another related question. I don't know if you will see this or not. Suppose we have a similar problem, except using Aluminum and HCl. The ratio is different. I ...
November 19, 2012
472 mL of H2 gas was collected over water when 1.256 g of Zn reacted with excess HCl. The atmospheric pressure during the experiment was 754 mm Hg and the temperature was 26 degrees C. A. Write the balanced chemical equation (I have this) Zn + HCl ---> ZnCl2 + H2 B. What is...
November 19, 2012
Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to solve: The amount of Jen's monthly phone bill is normally distributed with a mean of $48 and a standard deviation of $6. Fill in the blanks. 95% of her phone bills are between $_____ and $_____.
March 27, 2012
A rifle with a mass of 1.2 kg fires a bullet with a mass of 6.0 (0.006kg). The bullet moves with a muzzle velocity of 600 m/s after the rifle is fired. a. What is the momentum of the bullet after the rifle is fired? b. If external forces acting on the rifle can be ignored, ...
March 25, 2012
A force of 20N applied parallel to the surface of a horizontal table,is just sufficient to make a block of mass 4kg move on the table.calculate the coefficient of friction between the block and the table.
February 11, 2012
The power P needed to propel a boat is directly proportional to the cube of the speed of the boat. A 100 hp engine is needed to propel a boat at 15 knots. Find the power needed to drive the boat at 20 knots.
March 10, 2011
Therefore, how to solve this problem is simple. If you have noticed, the question says, "Let represent the number of times a student takes Western Civilization until the first passing grade is received." The variable that is supposed to go in between the words '...
February 28, 2011
In an old "Star Trek" episode, Captain Kirk and Spock come across a life form called the Horta made mostly of silicon compounds. Based on silicon's place in the periodic table, do you think silicon compounds are a reasonable choice for an alien life form? Why or ...
October 25, 2010
A hockey puck with mass 0.237 kg traveling along the blue line (a blue-colored straight line on the ice in a hockey rink) at 1.4 m/s strikes a stationary puck with the same mass. The first puck exits the collision in a direction that is 30° away from the blue line at a ...
October 7, 2010
diagramming a sentence
Diagram the following Sentences: 1.) John Wycliffe taught at Oxford University and translated the Bible into English. 2.) The birds sang their first song of the spring; they uttered a few rapturous notes and waited for an answer in the silent woods 3.) The mayflowers open ...
January 14, 2010
(5x^3-6x^2+8)/(x-4). (4) 5 -6 8 5 14 72 For the remainder I divided 72/4 for 18. So the whole answer would be 5x^3+14x^2+18. But the book's answer is 5x^2+14x56+232/(x-4). Where did these numbers come from and where did I mess up?
November 10, 2009
(4x^3-9x+8x^2-18)/(x+2)-use synthetic division to divide. I set it up like this (pretend the parentheses are the synthetic division box). (-2) 4 8 -27 4 0 -27. For remainders, according to my book, we're supposed to divide the remainder by the divisor. So it would be -27/-...
November 10, 2009
I have spent 2 weeks writing a paper and I am trying to perfect the introduction. Below I will paste the introduction tell me what I can do to better and what questions you have and what it make you think of... The disease of jealously is so malignant that it converts ...
October 26, 2006