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A person weights 685 N in air but only 497 N when standing in water up to the hips. Find (a) the volume of each of the persons legs and (b) the mass of each leg, assuming they have a density that is 1.05 times the density of water.
March 25, 2013
AP Calc Help!!
Let f be the function satisfying f'(x)=x√(f(x)) for all real numbers x, where f(3)=25. 1. Find f''(3). 2. Write an expression for y=f(x) by solving the differential equation dy/dx=x√y with the initial condition f(3)=25. Please show work and reasoning.
March 21, 2013
this was emily's full day yesterday: she spent 8 hours sleeping, 1 hour in the shower, 6 hours in class, 2 hours eating and snacking, 4 hours studying, and 3 hiurs watching tv. What percent of her day was spent studying.
March 6, 2013
A particle of mass 4 kg is attached to one end of an inelastic string and a particle of mass 2 kg is attached to the other end of the string.The string has length 4m and is hung over a smooth pivot at its midpoint. The Pivot lies 3m above the ground.How long does it take for ...
March 2, 2013
Let R be the region bounded by the graphs of y=cos((pi x)/2) and y=x^2-(26/5)x+1. A. Find the area of R. B. The vertical line x=k splits the region R into two equal parts. Write, but do not solve, an equation involving integrals that solves for k. C. The region R is the base ...
March 1, 2013
Let R be the region in the first quadrant bounded by the graph y=3-√x the horizontal line y=1, and the y-axis as shown in the figure to the right. Please show all work. 1. Find the area of R 2. Write but do not evaluate, an integral expression that gives the volume of ...
March 1, 2013
Dalia made 8 party bags for her birthday party. Each bag contained 4 small gifts for her friends. When Denis said that she could come, Dalia had to make one more bag with 4 gifts. How many small gifts did Dalia need to fill her bags? Walter wrote this number model: 8 x (4+4)=...
February 24, 2013
1) Suppose that an insect crawls in a plane in a path given in polar coordinates by r = be^kt; theta = kt; where b; k are positive constants and t is time.Find the velocity and acceleration vectors of the insect. Show that the angle between the velocity and acceleration ...
February 20, 2013
Suppose GDP is $800 billion, taxes are $150 billion, private saving is $50 billion and public saving is $20 billion. Assuming this economy is closed, calculate consumption, government purchases, national saving and investment.
February 14, 2013
Suppose that you deposit $1735.50 in a savings account that pays 9.25% annual interest with interest credited to the account at the end of each year. Assuming no withdrawals are made, find the balance in the account after 4 years
February 12, 2013
A block (mass 2.4 kg) is hanging from a massless cord that is wrapped around a pulley -3 2 (moment of inertia of the pulley = 1.3 x 10 kg·m ), as the drawing shows. Initially the pulley is prevented from rotating and the block is stationary. Then, the pulley is allowed ...
February 4, 2013
Rephrase the main idea of the sample in your own words, without repeating words or sentence structure from the original statement. (I honestly can't seem to decide on how it should be worded) "Air pollution can also have a significant impact on our economy. It can ...
February 1, 2013
Rephrase the main idea of the sample in your own words, without repeating words or sentence structure from the original statement. "Right now, smartphones are selling like mad in the U.S. market, where sales jumped 84 percent between 2007 and 2008, according to NPD, the ...
February 1, 2013
A tree is struck by lightning. The top part breaks and falls to the ground. The part of the tree still standing is 30 feet tall and the top part that hit the ground is 40 feet from the base of the tree. How tall was the tree originally?
January 10, 2013
Which of the following definite integrals gives the length of y = e^(e^x) between x=0 and x=1? All the answers are preceded by the integral sign from 0 to 1. (a) sqrt[1 + e^(2*(x+e^x))] dx (b) sqrt[1 + e^(4x)] dx (c) sqrt[1 + e^(x+e^x)] dx (d) sqrt[1 + e^(2e^x)] dx (e) sqrt[e...
December 19, 2012
I know caffeine is more polar than salicylic acid but how would I explain that given their respective structures? I know for smaller molecules you would figure out the polarity of individual bonds and the molecule's geometry but I can't figure out how to transfer this...
December 15, 2012
He's allowed to keep it is the fish is exactly 22 inches so you need to find the difference between 22 and the actual length of the fish (i.e. subtract how long the fish is from 22)
December 15, 2012
Please help. My teacher never went over crystal lattices and the book doesn't cover it either :( Copper crystallizes in a face-centered cubic lattice. If the edge of the unit cell is 351pm, what is the radius of the copper atom?
December 10, 2012
HEALTH HELP PLEASE!!
Fats help maintain your cell membranes. (1 point) True False 12. Your body does not use energy when you sleep. (1 point) True False 13. People with anorexia nervosa eat large amounts of food and then purge. (1 point) True False 14. Your body image is the way others see your ...
December 5, 2012
in the following rings find all units, Zero divisors and idompotent elements and determine whether the ring is a field. a)Z2 b)Z5 c)Z10 NB z is integers( positive or negatives including zero z is integers( positive or negatives including zero
November 20, 2012
An object moves along a circular path with a constant speed, |⃗vo|. (Semi Circle with point A on one side point B on the other. Looks like a 90 degree angle with points A and B on either side of the hypotenuse.) The average acceleration in going from A to B is 1. zero 2...
November 8, 2012
my geometry problem set says "find the ratio of CG : CB" CG=6.3 and CB=19 so to find the ratio i would divide the 19 by 6.3 (we have to round so it would be a 3:1 ratio) or would it be the other way around? i think it's the 19/6.3 but i'm not sure...
October 25, 2012
I have to write an essay about how Morrison uses power stuggle in Beloved to enhance the meaning of her work. I think I have some idea, but I'm just sitting here numberless. This essay is due in about 2 days. Can you help me ASAP? Thanks
October 12, 2012
A particular oral contraceptive contains 0.041 mg of ethinyl estradiol in each pill. The formula of this compound is C20H24O2. How many moles of ethinyl estradiol are there in one pill? I need help in approaching this
October 3, 2012
P1V1/T1=P2V2/T2 ; basic proportion. STP mean standard temperature and pressure P1=700 torr V1=8 Liters T1=293K P2=standard pressure=1 atm=760 torr V2=unknown T2=standard temperature=273K i hope you can follow my though process. (700*8)/293=(760*V)/273 V=6.87
August 13, 2012
five chips numbered 1 through 5 are placed in a bag. A chip is drawn and replaced. Then a second chip is drawn. Find the probability that the first chip is even and the other one is odd.
May 30, 2012
Exothermic means you release energy. D, freezing water, means the water releases heat in order to freeze. This release of heat, aka energy, makes it exothermic. The other answer choices require energy, making them endothermic.
May 22, 2012
At the end of the eighteenth century, _______ had the largest economy in the world. A. India B. Spain C. China D. Britain I've researched this question like crazy, but I just can't seem to determine a clear answer. I know it's between China and Britain. Britain had...
May 22, 2012
Need help with FOV area (mm2) totally confused? im confused i have the FOV diameter they are: 4x = 5 10x = 2 40x = 0.5 a classmate told me she thinks the area for 40 x is: pi(5/2)^2 = 19.6 not sure if thats true or how to do it for the low and medium, magnification. please ...
May 22, 2012
How many moles of gas must be forced into a 3.1L ball to give it a gauge pressure of 9.8psi at 22degrees C? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.5psi so that the total pressure in the ball is 24.3psi .
April 28, 2012
Carlos wants to make a scale drawing of a rectangle. he wants the rectangle to have a length of (x-1) units and an area of 1-x/x^2+1 square units. What can you say about how wide the rectangle should be? Explain.
April 26, 2012
Calculate the pressure drop expected on hydrogenation of the mixture of 5.00 ml of cyclohexene and 35 ml of cylclohexane. I know I have to use PV=nRT but this is all I know we are starting at 60 psi of pressure. We also used hydrogen gas if that helps
April 25, 2012