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You step onto a hot beach with your bare feet. A nerve impulse, generated in your foot, travels through your nervous system at an average speed of 124 m/s. How much time does it take for the impulse, which travels a distance of 1.60 m, to reach your brain?
September 13, 2015
Asepsis, 766-793 Medical, 766-781 Cleaning in, 767 Client education in, 780 Control of infection transmission and, 768-769 Disinfection and sterilization in, 767-768 Hand hygiene in, 769-770 Isolation precautions and, 774-776 Personal protective equipment and, 779-780 ...
June 22, 2015
Between 4am and 5am, the water rises from 1.4m to 1.9m. Therefore, it rises 50 centimetres in 60 minutes. This means that the water rises approximately 0.83 centimetres every minute (50 ÷ 60 = 0.83cm). The water will have to increase 0.31m or 31cm from 1....
June 15, 2015
1. Two 20.-newton forces act concurrently on an object. What angle between these forces will produce a resultant force with the greatest magnitude? (1) 0° (2) 45° (3) 90.° (4) 180.° 2. A rock is thrown straight up into the air. At the highest point of the rock...
June 12, 2015
So I tried -4 and it worked. So that is so far my zero of f. so is this the right way to write the equation in order to find those zeros. f(x)=(x+4)(x^2+0+9) ?? cuz if you do synthetic division, you would subtract 4 from 4 to get zero which is the middle term. or should it not...
June 12, 2015
If I were to graph it, the vertex would be (3,-7) so what would my other point be? Write this equation : y =4(x-3)^2 -7 in standard form . answer: y=4x^2 -24x +29 idk if this is right?
June 12, 2015
A plane is flying horizontally with speed 215 m/s at a height 2770 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. Neglecting air resistance, when the package hits the ground, the plane will be _________. Can anyone ...
June 1, 2015
Explain the following quote with your understanding of the concept of gas mixtures (Ch. 10 concepts) and the composition of common air (i.e. the air in the atmosphere). Inflammable air is hydrogen. By the experiments... it appeared that when inflammable air ...
May 29, 2015
We want to find how much charge is on the electrons in a nickel coin. Follow this method. A nickel coin has a mass of about 5.7 g. a. Find the number of atoms in a nickel coin. Each mole (6.02 × 10^23 atoms) has a mass of about 57.9 g. Answer in units of atoms. b. Find ...
March 10, 2015
b. Find the force on q1. Answer in units of N c. If an object contains the same number of electrons as protons, it is said to be 1. negatively charged. 2. neutral. 3. positively charged. 4. energized.
March 10, 2015
A charge q1 = 5 µC is at the origin, and a charge q2 = 4 µC is on the x axis at x = 6 m. Find the force on charge q2 . The Colulomb constant is 8.98755 × 10^9 N·m^2/C^2. Answer in units of N.
March 10, 2015
In a course there is a midterm exam, worth 40% of the course grade, and a final exam worth 60%. On the midterm the mean grade was 80 with a standard deviation of 10, and on the final the mean was 75 with a standard deviation of 15. The correlation between the two exams is 0.6...
February 25, 2015
A piece of iron (Cp = 0.450 J/(gi°C)) that has a mass of 21.5 g and an initial temperature of 100.0°C is submerged in X g of water (Cp = 4.184 J/(gi°C)) at 20.0°C. The temperature of the system (iron and water) changes to 21.4°C. What is the value of X?
February 22, 2015
A car and driver weighing 7740 N passes a sign stating Bridge Out 27.7 m Ahead. She slams on the brakes, and the car decelerates at a constant rate of 12.3 m/s^2. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the work done stopping the car if ...
February 14, 2015
Quadrilateral GHIJ is a scale drawing of quadrilateral ABCD with a scale factor r. Describe the following statements as always true, sometimes true, or never true, and justify your answer. a. AB/GH = BC/HI b. perimeter (GHIJ) = r * perimeter (ABCD) c. Area (GHIJ) = r * area (...
February 13, 2015
A 65.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.5 m/s throws a 0.15 kg snowball to the right with the velocity of 32.0 m/s relative to the ground. a. What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? disregard the friction between the skates and...
February 10, 2015
If 3.0 liters of oxygen gas react with excess carbon monoxide at STP, how many liters of carbon dioxide can be produced under the same conditions? 2 CO (g) + O2 (g) ---> 2 CO2 (g)
February 4, 2015
The following contingency of frequencies is based on a 5-year study of fire fatalities in Maryland. For purposes of clarity, columns and rows are identified by the letters A-C and D-G, respectively. Blood Alcohol Level of Victim A B C Age 0.00% 0.01-0.09% ¡Ý0.10% ...
January 31, 2015
john invested $4000 into stocks(s) and bonds(b). The stocks earned 7% interest. the bonds earned 9% interest. if the investment earned $300, how much money did john have in stocks and bonds. my question- how do I write this formula so I can find the answer
January 22, 2015
15. The Articles of Confederation called for which of the following? A. The right of the legislature to assess taxes B. The Northwest Ordinance C. A single legislative body D. A chief executive
January 19, 2015
Write a proof. 1. Prove: If the diagonals of a parallelogram are perpendicular, then the parallelogram is a rhombus. 2. Prove: If the diagonals of a parallelogram are congruent, then parallelogram is a rectangle.
January 16, 2015
1. Write a balanced molecular equation for the reaction of solid AgNO3 with aqueous NaCl. Be sure to include the correct number of coefficients and the state of the species (aq, s, l or g). 2. Write the total ionic equation for this reaction, including all physical states. 3. ...
November 26, 2014
1. A combination reaction may also be a displacement reaction. True or False 2. The combustion of an element is always a combination reaction. True or False For number 1, I first thought true, but then again, nothing is being displaced in a combination reaction, right? You are...
November 19, 2014
Mass 1 with a unknown mass starts at rest at the top of a frictionless from a height of 13 meters. It then slides down the incline and moves over a horizontal frictionless surface and collides inelastically (head on) with mass 2 which is 25.4 kg and initially at rest. After ...
November 11, 2014
A 0.2800 g sample of an unknown acid requires 28.22 mL of 0.1199 M NaOH for neutralization to a phenolphthalein point. a.) How many moles of OH- are used? b.) How many moles of H+ are found in the acid? c.) What is the calculated equivalent molar mass of the unknown acid? If I...
November 1, 2014
A 0.2800 g sample of an unknown acid requires 28.22 ml of 0.1199 M NaOH for neutralization to a phenolphthalein end point. a.) How many moles of OH- are used? b.) How many moles of H+ are found in the acid? c.) What is the calculated equivalent molar mass of the unknown acid? ...
October 31, 2014
In three successive years the price of the common shares of Bedrock Resources Ltd. fell 40%, 60%, and 70% ending the third year at 50 cents. a. What was the share price at the beginning of the three-year skid? b. How much (in dollars and cents) did the share price drop in the ...
October 27, 2014
Bender Electronics buys keyboards for its computers from another company. The keyboards are received in shipments of 175 boxes, each box containing 30 keyboards. The quality control department at Bender Electronics first randomly selects one box from each shipment and then ...
October 24, 2014
Water has a density of 1.0g/cm3. Aperson sits in a bath 150cm in length and 90 cm width. Thw water had a depth of 60cm befor the person sat in the bath. after sitting in the bath the water level rose to 68cm. Calculate the mass of the person, giving your answer in kg.
October 22, 2014
I did my personal essay but I'm not sure if that's the one I'll be submitting. I might rewrite it. I'm applying to city college, hunter, university at buffalo, pace university, binghamton university, le moyne college, st.john's university, and hofstra ...
October 9, 2014
I checked and it said they accept scores between 1660 and 1980, so I don't think they really look at writing. And for the transfer students they don't look at sat or act scores
October 9, 2014
I'm a high school senior and I'm planning on applying to SBU. I have a 4.0 gpa, a 1690 on the SAT(am going to retake), a 24 on the ACT, took 3 AP classes and am currently taking 2 more, part of National Honor Society, in the top 5% of my school, have an advanced ...
October 9, 2014
16. If an adverb modifies a verb, where should you generally place it in a sentence? A. At the end of the sentence B. Near the verb. C. Before the verb D. Anywhere in the sentence
September 26, 2014
A box contains 8 blue balls, 3 white balls, and 5 red balls, and that we choose two balls at random from the box. What is the probability of neither being blue given that neither is white?
September 25, 2014
How to determine direction of polarity? For instance im studying from a practice quiz, an it says that in CH3OH the oxygen is slightly negative, which is understandable as its next to F. but then it says the H is slightly positive. why the H and not the carbon which is two ...
September 24, 2014
Label each reactant according to it role or roles in the chemical reaction? Two different (OH-) + (HBr) ----> (HOH) + (Br-) (OH-) + (H3CBr) ----> (H3COH) +(Br-) Lewis base, bronsted base, nucleophile, lewis acid, bronsted acid, nucleophile
September 15, 2014
Consider the resonance structures for the carbonate ion. O--C-O(-) l O(-) (-)O-C--O l O(-) (-)O-C-O(-) l l O How much negative charge is on each oxygen of the carbonate ion? A)0, B) -.33, C)-.50, D) -.67, E)-1.00, F)-1.33, G)-1.50, H)-1.67, I)-2.00 What is the bond order of ...
September 15, 2014
How much energy (in kilojoules) is released when 13.3g of steam at 114.5∘C is condensed to give liquid water at 67.0∘C? The heat of vaporization of liquid water is 40.67 kJ/mol, and the molar heat capacity is 75.3 J/(K⋅mol) for the liquid and 33.6 J/(K⋅...
June 17, 2014
A Jewlery box has length of 3 and a half, a width if 1 and a half, and a height of 2 units. What is the volume if the box I cubic units? Each of the cubes in this activity has a side length of 1/2. How many cubes with side length 1/2 does it take to form a unit cube? How many ...
May 6, 2014
can you check my answers please? The silent majority referred to A. conservative working- and middle-class citizens B. women C. a liberal coalition of ethnic minorities, women, the aged, and the poor D. the nations youth E. deaf-mutes in government programs I...
April 28, 2014
Characteristics and talents that will make me a great leader and member of Class Board is that I am helpful. Helping with homework, simple tasks, struggles that one faces, or providing ideas is a way of how I exemplify this characteristic. I also enjoy doing volunteer work. ...
April 24, 2014
What characteristics and talents in addition to these do you possess that will make you a great leader and member of the class board and how do you exemplify those? I don't really understand the part where it says "exemplifies" what does that mean?
April 24, 2014
* I need help writing research essay. The topic is to write about an issue or problem that you want to change. Well, I am mostly interested in Science, particularly Chemistry and Nature.
March 26, 2014
the directions for lemonade say to put 2 cups of liquid concentrate into one gallon of water. if olivia only wants to make one pint of lemonade, how many fluid ounces of concentrate should she put?
March 23, 2014