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October 10, 2015
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**Pre-Calc**

The Greek mathematician Eratosthenes (ca. 276-195 B.C.) measured the circumference of the earth from the following observations. He noticed that on a certain day the sun shone directly down a deep well in Syene (modern Aswan). At the same time in Alexandria, 500 miles north (...
*March 16, 2012*

**accounting**

The predetermined overhead rate for manufacturing overhead for 2008 is $4.00 per direct labor hour. Employees are expected to earn $5.00 per hour and the company is planning on paying its employees $100,000 during the year. However, only 75% of the employees are classified as...
*March 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

7.93 mol
*March 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Refer to the following equation: 4NH3 + 7O2= 4NO2 +6HO, How many moles of ammonia would be required to produce 11.9 mol of water? Can you please walk me through the steps on how to figure this problem?
*March 16, 2012*

**english 11**

D D A A B B
*March 14, 2012*

**organic chemistry**

gas chromatographic analysis of a mixture of organic compounds gave the following peak areas: 2-hexene= 2.5 2-bromogexane=4.0 2-henanol=1.8, calculate the mole percent compostion of the mixture
*March 14, 2012*

**Help please ???**

Verify the given linear approximation at a = 0.Then determine the values of x for which the linear approximation is accurate to within 0.1. (Enter your answer using interval notation. Round your answers to three decimal places.) (1+2x)^(1/4)¡Ö 1 +(1/2)x
*March 13, 2012*

**physics**

How far (in meters) above the earth's surface will the acceleration of gravity be 27.0 % of what it is on the surface? can someone please just give me an equation to figure this out please I am lost
*March 13, 2012*

**chemisty**

would you do the same thing to find out how many moles of 50 microliters of 18M sulferic acid?
*March 12, 2012*

**chemisty**

how do you convert 50 microliters of 2 butanol to moles?
*March 12, 2012*

**physics**

What is the maximum speed (in meters/second) with which a 1300 kg car can round a turn of radius 700 m on a flat road, if the coefficent of friction between tires and road is 0.530
*March 12, 2012*

**Chemistry 2**

An industrial chemical reaction has a rate law: rate = k [C]. The activation energy for the reaction is 3.0000 x 10^4 J/mol and A = 2.000 x 10^-3. What must be the reaction temperature if a rate of 1.000 x 10^-9 M/s is required and [C] must be kept at 0.03000M. Hint: What must...
*March 12, 2012*

**MATH...YUCK!!!H8 IT **

IM DOING A PROJECT FOR SCHOOL AND CAN"T FIND THE ANSWER.... WHY IS Pi so important?
*March 11, 2012*

**Math PLEASE HELP ME!!**

why son't you do it yourself. I'm not here to do your homework if you don't know this than that's really sad.
*March 7, 2012*

**Calculus**

If I factor it out, it'll be 17t/4 + 500. then plug in 3 17(3)/4+500=512 x 1000 =512,750. therefore the population would be 512,750?
*March 7, 2012*

**Calculus**

Could someone explain this question please. Suppose the population (in thousands of a certain species of insect after t months is described by the function p(t)=4t+ (100t)/(t^2+400) + 500. Determine the maximum population in the first three months.
*March 7, 2012*

**Calculus-verify **

What is the second derivative of f(x) = 5/3x^(3) - x^(3/2) + 6? Second derivative of f(x) = 5/3x^(3) - x^(3/2) + 6 is f''(x)=10x + 3/(4sqrt of x)
*March 7, 2012*

**Science**

Radioactive substance decays so that after t years, the amount remaining, expressed as a percent of the original amount, is A(t)=100(1.6)^(-t). a) Determine the function A’, which represent the rate of decay of the substance. b) what is the half-life for this substance? c...
*March 6, 2012*

**Physics**

Yes, I do have calculus. So the acceleration function is -60(0.7t)(In0.7) b) What is the accerlation at t=2s? -60(0.7(2))(In0.7)= 29.996. The acceleration would be 29.99 m/s^2? --------------------------------------- How do I do part c and d?
*March 6, 2012*

**Physics**

I have no idea how to do this question. Would be appreciated if someone help =) The velocity of a car is given by v(t)=60(1-[0.7]^t), where v is measured in m/s and t is measured in s. Determine the following: a)What is the acceleration function? b) What is the accerlation at ...
*March 6, 2012*

**Calculus**

2. Determine the minimum value of the function f(x)= e^(-x) - 2e^x on the interval -1≤x≤2. Answer is minimum value 7.12?
*March 6, 2012*

**Calculus**

I have no idea how to do this question. Would be appreciated if someone help =) The velocity of a car is given by v(t)=60(1-[0.7]^t), where v is measured in m/s and t is measured in s. Determine the following: a)What is the acceleration function? b) What is the accerlation at ...
*March 6, 2012*

**Calculus**

1.Determine the maximum value of the function f(x)= 5^x -x^5 on the interval 0≤x≤≤2. 2. Determine the minimum value of the function f(x)= e^(-x) - 2e^x on the interval -1≤x≤2.
*March 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

At a given temperature, the elementary reaction A <=> B in the forward direction is first order in A with a rate constant of 2.60 x 10^-2 s^-1. The reverse reaction is first order in B and the rate constant is 8.50 x 10^-2 s^-1. What is the value of the equilibrium ...
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

Determine the point on the curve y^2=4x that is closest to the point (1,0) a) (0,0) b) (1,2) c) (0.5,sqrt of 2)
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

Determine the absolute extreme values of f(x)=4√x -2x on the interval [1,4] I found the derivative of f(x)=4√x -2x f'(x)=2/x^(1/2) - 2 - I have no idea what to do now.
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

Thank you!
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

What values of x is there an absolute minimum for the function y= -1/3x^2 + 2x? I found the derivative of the function which is y'=-2/3x + 2 set it to 0=y'=-2/3x + 2 x=3 What do I do now?
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

The fuel efficiency, E, in litres per 100 km, for a car driven at speed v, in km/h is E(v)=1600v/(v^2+6400) a)If the speed limit is 50 km/h, determine the legal speed that will maximize the fuel efficiency. Could someone explain to me why the legal speed is 50 km/h to maximize...
*March 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

Could someone help me with these questions. If an equation s(t)=t^3 - 2t^2 + 1 describes an object's motion in metres, at what time t, in seconds, will the object be stationary? a) 1s b) 0s and 4/3s c) 0s d) 4/3s -------------------------------------- A box is to be ...
*March 4, 2012*

**Calculus**

Could someone help me with these questions. If an equation s(t)=t^3 - 2t^2 + 1 describes an object's motion in metres, at what time t, in seconds, will the object be stationary? a) 1s b) 0s and 4/3s c) 0s d) 4/3s -------------------------------------- A box is to be ...
*March 4, 2012*

**Chemistry**

you think you could help me with another? How many moles of chlorine are needed to react with 2.5 moles of sodium?
*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry**

thank you(:
*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry**

6*2=12/1= 12? am i right?
*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry**

How many moles of sodium chloride (salt) can be made from 6 moles of chlorine?
*February 28, 2012*

**chemistry**

a gas sample is collected at 16 degrees c and 0.982 atm. if the sample has a mass of 7.40 g and a volume of 3.96 l, find the volume of the gas at stp and the molar mass?
*February 28, 2012*

**algebra 2**

solve -x^2+6x-15=0
*February 28, 2012*

**Science**

hehehehehehehe
*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

a 5.00-g sample of octane is burned in a bomb calorimeter containing 2.00x10^2 h h2o. how much energy, in cal,is released if the water temperature increases 6.00 degrees celcius?
*February 27, 2012*

**algerbra**

the length of a rectangle is one foot more than twice its width. If all sides were increased by 7feet the perimeter of the new triangle would be 122 ft. find the new dimensions of the new rectangle
*February 23, 2012*

**Animal Behavior**

If someone could give me an example of when developmental homeostasis works in an animal, and when it doesn't. Thanks!!!
*February 22, 2012*

**algebra**

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 9 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 61 meters. Find all three sides.
*February 21, 2012*

**statistics**

Using the county auditor's list of households the researcher randomly selected 100 homes and contacted the residents. Of the 100 homes it was found that 62 had cable television. Which of the following are true? The population of interest is the proportion of all homes in ...
*February 21, 2012*

**Physical Science**

A 200-L iron tank has a mass of 36 kg. a) Will it float on seawater if empty? b) What mass of potatoes could be added such that the tank would still float? [Note: 1000 L = 1 m3 ]
*February 21, 2012*

**Physical Science**

A wooden raft 3 m long x 2 m wide x 20 cm thick floats on a freshwater lake. A) Determine the buoyant force? B) If the raft itself has a mass of 600 kg, how many 65-kg people could it support?
*February 21, 2012*

**physics**

A wire having mass per unit length of 0.440 g/cm carries a 2.80 A current horizontally to the south. What are the direction and magnitude of the minimum magnetic field needed to lift this wire vertically upward?
*February 21, 2012*

**algebra**

the price of a car depricates over time at a rate of approximately 18% according to the formula (C)t=36,500(0.82)^t. what was the inital cost of the car? what will the car be worth in 4 years? when will the car be worth less than 5,000?
*February 21, 2012*

**Physics**

A penny is placed at the outer edge of a disk (radius = 0.159 m) that rotates about an axis perpendicular to the plane of the disk at its center. The period of the rotation is 1.50 s. Find the minimum coefficient of friction necessary to allow the penny to rotate along with ...
*February 20, 2012*

**Physics**

A penny is placed at the outer edge of a disk (radius = 0.159 m) that rotates about an axis perpendicular to the plane of the disk at its center. The period of the rotation is 1.50 s. Find the minimum coefficient of friction necessary to allow the penny to rotate along with ...
*February 20, 2012*

**physics**

A 32.2-kg child swings on a rope with a length of 6.06 m that is hanging from a tree. At the bottom of the swing, the child is moving at a speed of 4.2 m/s. What is the tension in the rope?
*February 18, 2012*

**Physical Science**

Where did you get the 19.6 from? Also what formula are you using? The Vf^2 = Vo^2 + 2g*d....i've never seen that before
*February 17, 2012*

**Physical Science**

A 3-kg stone is dropped from a height of 100 m. Find its kinetic and potential energies when it is 50 m from the ground.
*February 17, 2012*

**SCIENCE**

I have a homework pqage for kindergarten that says Petal Patterns. Label each pattern. I'm not sure what the teacher is looking for. Can anyone help me?
*February 16, 2012*

**science**

what is the conclusion for what types of water will make a carrot softer
*February 15, 2012*

**biology**

1) I can't finish my homework due to this one question, please tell me where I can find this question, thanks! What are levels of protein structure of Angiosperms?
*February 14, 2012*

**physics**

A car drives off a sheer cliff, moving horizontally at 17.2 m/s. If the base of the cliff is 14.4 meters below, estimate how long does the car remains in the air.
*February 13, 2012*

**physics**

A car drives off a sheer cliff, moving horizontally at 17.2 m/s. If the base of the cliff is 14.4 meters below, estimate how long does the car remains in the air.
*February 13, 2012*

**chemistry**

how many grams are contained in 500.g of a 25% solution of H2SO4?
*February 13, 2012*

**physics**

A golf ball is struck with a five iron on level ground. It lands 92.7 m away 4.40 s later. What was (a) the direction and (b) the magnitude of the initial velocity?
*February 12, 2012*

**Literature**

theseus talking about plays
*February 10, 2012*

**chemistry**

Calculate the molarity of 2.05 L of a solution containing 1.51 g of dissolved KBr
*February 9, 2012*

**chemistry**

What is the molarity of an aqueous solution containing 43.7 g of glucose (C6H12O6) in 1.1 L of solution?
*February 9, 2012*

**Algebra**

Rachel and Lindsay are in third place in a race. Due to a time penalty, they must start the next leg 90 minutes after the second place team. If rachel and lindsay travel at an average rate of 16.8 mph and the second place team travels at an average rate of 14 mph, how long ...
*February 8, 2012*

**Science**

I learned the formula to be v=gt...why are you subtracting? Also what is vf and vi?
*February 7, 2012*

**Science**

a ball is thrown upward at a speed of 12 m/s. It will reach the top of its path in about: a) 0.6 sec b) 1.2 sec c) 1.8 sec d) 2.4 sec Please explain how you find the answer!!! I cannot figure it out
*February 7, 2012*

**pre calculus**

The graph of a one-to-one function is shown below. Draw the graph of the inverse function, f^(-1) , and submit it to the Dropbox. Please show your work
*February 5, 2012*

**physics**

A 200g mass attached to a horizontal spring oscillates at a frequency of 2.0 Hz. At one instant, the mass is at x= 5.0cm and has v= -30cm/s. find amplitude
*February 3, 2012*

**chemistry**

How can I group white substances into 2 groups according to their properties&list the properties of each group? Calcium carbonate, citric acid, sucrose, Phenyl salicylate, Potassium iodide,and Sodium chloride Also, which of them dissolves in water and which has solubility in ...
*February 2, 2012*

**chemistry**

How can I group white substances into 2 groups according to their properties&list the properties of each group? Calcium carbonate, citric acid, sucrose, Phenyl salicylate, Potassium iodide,and Sodium chloride Also, which of them dissolves in water and which has solubility in ...
*February 2, 2012*

**trig**

use the discriminant to solve for the smallest value of b that would make the roots of the equation x^2+bx+5=o imaginary
*February 2, 2012*

**trig**

a grocery store display consists of cases of soda. there are 15 cases at the base, and 1 case at the top. if there are 15 rows, how many cases are needed for the entire display? a) 180 b)30 c)130 d)15
*February 1, 2012*

**alg2/trig**

how much money would you earn in the fifth year? would you just plug in 5 into n to get your answer?
*February 1, 2012*

**Physical Science**

The string of a certain yo-yo is 80 cm long and will break when the force on it is 10 N. What is the highest speed the 200 g yo-yo can have when it is being whirled in a circle? Ignore the gravitational pull of the earth on the yo-yo.
*February 1, 2012*

**Physical Science**

So far for: A) w=mg =(70 kg)(25m/s^2) = 1750 N B) m=wg =(1750 N)(9.8 m/s^2) =1666 (I don't know what the units would be for this or if it even right) If you can help, it would be greatly appreciated!
*February 1, 2012*

**Physical Science**

Thank you!
*February 1, 2012*

**Physical Science**

A bicycle and its rider together have a mass of 80 kg. If the bicycle's speed is 6m/s, how much force is needed to bring it to a stop in 4 seconds
*February 1, 2012*

**Ochem**

What volume of 6.43% (wt.vol.) NaOCl solution is required to oxidize 221 mg of 9-fluorenol to 9-fluorenone? I'm not to sure of where to start with this problem. Please help!
*February 1, 2012*

**math**

a grocery store display consists of cases of soda. there are 15 cases at the base, & 1case at the top. if there are 15 rows, how many cases are needed for the entire display? a) 180 b)30 c) 130 d) 15
*January 31, 2012*

**Math**

The product of two consecutive odd intergers is 143. Find the intergers.
*January 31, 2012*

**alg2\trig**

a colony of 300 bacteria doubles each day. write an explicit formula to determine how many bacteria there would be on the nth day. how would you do this?
*January 31, 2012*

**Finance**

I am working on an assignment in which I need to put together a pro forma balance sheet. At the end of the assignment, I need to find the predicted values of accounts for the upcoming year. In 2011, Notes Payable was 11.28 million; Long Term Bonds were 7 million; Common Stock ...
*January 30, 2012*

**Physical Science**

Thank you so much!
*January 29, 2012*

**Physical Science**

A person dives off the edge of a cliff 33m above the surface of the sea below. Assuming that air resistance is negligible, (a) How long does it dive last? (b) and with what speed does the person enter the water?
*January 29, 2012*

**Math**

The perimeter of a geometric figure is the sum of the lengths of its sides. If the perimeter of a pentagon is 48 meters, find the length of each side.
*January 28, 2012*

**Chemistry **

A quantity of ice at 0.0°C was added to 25.0 g of water at 21.0°C to give water at 0.0°C. How much ice was added? The heat of fusion of water is 6.01 kJ/mol and the specific heat is 4.18 J/(g · °C). _g
*January 28, 2012*

**math**

in 1991 the life expectancy of males was 65.4 in 1998 it was 68.8 let e represent life expectancy in year t and let t represent number of years since 1991
*January 26, 2012*

**English**

Please tell me where I can find Articles about Energy Resource and issues. Thanks!
*January 24, 2012*

**world history**

the answer is ukiyo-e
*January 24, 2012*

**chemistry**

calculate the energy required to heat 1.00L of ice at -50.0C to steam at 180.0C
*January 17, 2012*

**Math**

What is the y-intercept of 4x+8y=12?
*January 17, 2012*

**Mathematics**

A farmer keeps hens and rabbits on his farm. One day, he counted a total of 70 heads and 196 legs. How many more hens than rabbit does he have? Explain your working please. Your help is greatly appreciated.
*January 15, 2012*

**math**

Sandy decided to give one-fourth of her CDs to Jenn. Then she gives one-half of the remaining CDs to Bob. If she is left with 6 CDs,how many CDs did she have to begin with?
*January 3, 2012*

**Math**

A wall hanging is x inches wide and has a height of 4x inches. If the perimeter is 40inches, what is the height in inches? Please help!
*December 31, 2011*

**Pre-Cal**

Find the area of each circular segment to the nearest tenth, given its central angle, x, and the radius of the circle. x= pi/8, r=7
*December 28, 2011*

**math**

the shorter leg of a 30-60-90 triangle is 9.4 inches long. find the perimeter.
*December 19, 2011*

**Math**

Haha, Steve is correct, I apologize for the guesswork. :/ It's g(x)= 1/3 -4/3x. Going off the work Reiny did, I am still rather clueless, so considering it's only two problems, I guess I'll just have to do some guesswork myself. Thank you for the help, though!
*December 19, 2011*

**Math **

I am not exactly sure of what I'm supposed to do in the following question: Describe and correct the error, given the functions f(x)=3x - 5 and g(x)=1/3 - 4/3. The first equation is as follows: g(-3)= 1/3 - 4/3 (3) =1/3 - 4 = -3 2/3 The second equation is: f(1)= 1/3 - 4/3(...
*December 19, 2011*

**chemistry**

A sample of cesium metal reacted completely with water, evolving 47.0 mL of dry H2 at 31°C and 769 mmHg. What is the equation for the reaction?
*December 13, 2011*

**physics**

A student investigates skateboarding down a slope. She times how long it takes her to skateboard between two lines on a sloping pavement. She varies the distance between the two lines and records her results in a table. Distance s/m time t/s Distance 2 Time 2.32 Distance 4 ...
*December 11, 2011*

**physics**

A student investigates skateboarding down a slope. She times how long it takes her to skateboard between two lines on a sloping pavement. She varies the distance between the two lines and records her results in a table. Distance s/m time t/s 2 2.32 4 4.23 9 8.22 11 9.53 The ...
*December 11, 2011*