Posts by Jocelyn
Total # Posts: 78
A rectangular picture is twice as long as it is wide and is to be mounted on a mat with the same proportion. If the picture is 18 inches wide, can it be mounted on a mat of 259 square inches? To answer this, find the width of the mat.
October 2, 2016
The hydrogen gas is collected over water at 25.0°c. The volume of the gas is 246 ml measured at 760 mmhg. calculate the number of grams of h2 collected (vapor pressure of h2=23.76mmhg)
February 10, 2016
Helium was heated in a sealed container from 18°C to 36°C. The original pressure of helium was 0.84 atm. Find the new pressure assuming V and n remain the same. I put 0.84 over 18 and set it equal to x over 36. I got 1.7 atm but it says its wrong?
February 13, 2015
The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . What is the magnitude of the total force on a(n) 94 kg driver by the dragster he operates as it accelerates horizontally along a straight line from rest to 60 m/s in 8.2 s? Answer in units of kN
November 29, 2014
Jesse entered the weight (in pounds) and weekly food cost data (in $) into a statistics software package and found a regression equation of ŷ = .5 + .16x. This means that, on average, for each additional pound of body weight, the weekly feed cost goes (A) __________ by (B...
October 25, 2014
A spherical snowball is placed in the sun. The snowball melts so that it's surface area decreases at a rate of 2 cm2 /min. Find the rate at which the diameter decreases when the diameter is 8 cm
October 24, 2014
A spherical snowball is placed in the sun. The snowball melts so that it's surface area decreases at a rate of 2 cm2 /min. Find the rate at which the diameter decreases when the diameter is 8 cm.
October 24, 2014
1) Find the magnitude of the gravitational force a 68.6 kg person would experience while standing on the surface of Earth with a mass of 5.98 × 10 24 kg and a radius of 6.37 × 10 6 m. The universal gravitational constant is 6.673 × 10 −11 N · m2...
January 29, 2013
Brett decided that he was going to go bungee jumping at the WEM mall water park. If Brett weighs 95kg and he is 30 m above the water, how far will he fall IF the elastic force of the bungee cord is 1000N? Will he hit the water?
November 11, 2012
thank you. can you please check this for me: henri rici paid $5000 for a car. after one year, its value had decreased by $1500. by what percent had the car depreciated in value? is it 5000x=1500?
March 18, 2012
if a 6 foot vertical rod casts a shadow 15 feet long, how high is a flagpole that casts a shadow 60 feet long? i know this is multiplication, but i don't know how to set it up. 10 feet?
February 27, 2012
Aspirin (C9H8O4) is synthesized by reacting salicylic acid (C7H6O3) with acetic anhydride (C4H6O3). The balanced equation is given below. C7H6O3 + C4H6O3 C9H8O4 + HC2H3O2 (a) What mass of acetic anhydride is needed to completely consume 4.20 102 g salicylic acid? g (b) What is...
February 2, 2012
Ray Hf bisects with angle Ehg.. Which conclusion is not valid a. E,F and G are coplanar b. angle EHF is congruent with angle FHG c. Line Eh is congruent to line HG d. m/Ehf is congruent to m/FHG
October 9, 2011
What is the angular momentum of the second hand on a clock if the clock has a length of 25cm, a mass of 20g, and is rotating with constant angular velocity. Treat the second hand as a thin rod.
June 29, 2011
A block is executing simple harmonic motion on a frictionless surface with an amplitude of .100m. At a point 0.060m away from equilibrium point the speed of the block is 0.320m/s. What is the period? What is the displacement when the speed is 0.20m/s?
June 29, 2011
A rollercoaster will be going at a speed of 36 m/s through a loop. To make sure the riders don't experience acceleration greater than 20 m/s2, what should be the radius of the loop?
November 15, 2010
If you draw it out, it becomes obvious that the vector ST is the same as UV. If ST has a velocity vector of 9,9 then you can find the coordinates of V. V = (5-9, 15-9) (5, 15 are coordinates of U) V = (-4, 6)
May 5, 2010
Adam, Bill, Chris, and Dave each own one quarter of a company. Bill sells 2/3 of his shares to Dave. Adam sells 3/5 of his shares to Chris and the rest to Dave. How much of the company does Dave own now? Give your answer as a fraction reduced to simplest terms.
December 2, 2009
Raul and Luis were brothers who decided to go into business mowing lawns. thier parents told them they could use the family truck but they would need to buy their own equipment since the family lawn mower was barely working. they bought ywo lawn mowers for $150.00 each and had...
September 27, 2009
As suggested by Fisher (2003) in Living Religions, consider the interrelatedness of everything in the cosmos as it is expressed in many indigenous religions. How do you think the importance of these relationships developed? What spiritual purpose do you think they serve for ...
June 30, 2009
math-independent and dependent events
A card is chosen at a ramdom from a deck of 52 cards.It is then replaced and a second card is chosen.What is the probability of getting a jack and then an eight? getting a jack 4/52. Then getting an eight 4/52 Probability of getting a jack and then an eight, given those are ...
January 28, 2007
who discovered the mississippi river? Although the Mississippi river was discovered in its lower course by Hernando de Soto in 1541, and possibly by Alonso Alvarez de Pineda in 1519, Europeans were not yet prepared to use the discovery, and two Frenchmen, Louis Joliet and ...
August 21, 2005