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August 28, 2015
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**Algebra**

What are the sum of the roots of f(x) = x^2 - 16x + 63?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

The difference of the cubes of two consecutive odd positive integers is 400 more than the sum of their squares. Find the sum of the two integers.
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

Find the number of integer quadruples (a,b,c,d) with 0\leq a,b,c,d \leq 100, such that a and b are the roots of the quadratic equation x^2-cx+d=0, while c and d are the roots of the quadratic equation x^2-ax+b
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

x and y satisfy 2^x = 5 and 5 ^ y = 64. What is the value of xy?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

How many integer values of x are there such that |x-3| + 5 < 16 ?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

Alan and Bob are playing with numbers. Starting with the number n=1 they take turns performing arithmetic manipulations with n. Alan goes first and always multiplies n by 3. Bob adds 1 or 2 to the number n, depending on a coin toss. A number is called reachable, if it can ...
*March 4, 2013*

**Geometry**

How many ordered triples (a, b, c) of positive integers are there which satisfy the equation a + b + c = 10 ?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

Find the number of integer quadruples (a,b,c,d) with 0\leq a,b,c,d \leq 100, such that a and b are the roots of the quadratic equation x^2-cx+d=0, while c and d are the roots of the quadratic equation x^2-ax+b.
*March 4, 2013*

**Geometry**

ABC is a right triangle with AB = 2, BC = 8\sqrt{3} and AC = 14. What is the value of \sec \angle BAC?
*March 4, 2013*

**Calculus**

Given that \displaystyle \int_0^4 x^3\sqrt{9+x^2} dx = a, what is the value of \lfloor a \rfloor?
*March 4, 2013*

**Geometry**

A 12 by 12 by 12 cube has all its faces painted blue. It is then broken down to 1728 individual 1 by 1 by 1 cubes. The probability that a randomly chosen 1 by 1 by 1 cube has exactly 2 faces painted blue is \frac {a} {b} , where a, b are coprime. What is the value of a+ b?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

How many integers from 1 to 19999 have exactly 15 divisors?
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

Alan and Bob are playing with numbers. Starting with the number n=1 they take turns performing arithmetic manipulations with n. Alan goes first and always multiplies n by 3. Bob adds 1 or 2 to the number n, depending on a coin toss. A number is called reachable, if it can ...
*March 4, 2013*

**Algebra**

The difference of the cubes of two consecutive odd positive integers is 400 more than the sum of their squares. Find the sum of the two integers.
*March 4, 2013*

**Hard physics**

Two equal point charges of 5 µC are on the horizontal axis. One charge is at -10 cm, the other is at +10 cm.? These two charges don't move, they are STUCK, take the potential to be zero at infinity. Find the potential at the following coordinates: (0,0) cm, (0,10)cm...
*March 3, 2013*

**algebra**

rachel and rosa each invested the same amount of money in bonds. Rachel got an 8% return on her money and rosa got a 9% return. If rosa's annual interest was $500 more than rachel's, how much did each invest? Do i need a chart for this problem?
*March 3, 2013*

**Chemistry**

what is the percent by mass of NaCHO3 in a solution containing 12g NaCHO3, dissolved in 450mL of water?
*March 3, 2013*

**Geometry**

Sandy has a long list of 100 suitors. She decides to label them according to if they are tall, dark or handsome. She finds that each of her suitors fall into at least one of the categories, and 65 of them are tall, 76 of them are dark and 53 of them are handsome. If 20 of the ...
*March 2, 2013*

**Physics**

train car with mass m1 = 521 kg is moving to the right with a speed of v1 = 7.9 m/s and collides with a second train car. The two cars latch together during the collision and then move off to the right at vf = 5.1 m/s. 1)What is the initial momentum of the first train car? I ...
*March 1, 2013*

**Geometry**

Luis has a simple calculator that has buttons for the digits 0 through 9, each of the 4 basic operations (+, - ,*,/ ), and an '=' button. Luis pushes a digit followed by the '+' sign, followed by another digit, followed by the '-' sign, followed by ...
*March 1, 2013*

**chemistry**

A 12 g sample of Ne is added to a container that also holds .78 mol of helium gas. What is the partial pressure of helium if the total pressure, after mixing is 2.43 atm?
*March 1, 2013*

**chemistry**

Propane reacts with oxygen in a combustion reaction. What volume of carbon dioxide gas is formed when 20 L of propane are reacted with 55.7 L of oxygen?
*March 1, 2013*

**math**

Three forces act concurrently on a point P as shown below. Which vector represents the direction of the resultant force on point P?data:image/png;base64,...
*March 1, 2013*

**Geometry**

In acute triangle ABC, we have \angle CAB = 34 ^\circ . E is the foot of the perpendicular from B to AC. A point H is on BE is chosen, and X is the foot of the perpendicular from H to AB. What is the measure (in degrees) of \angle of EHX?
*March 1, 2013*

**Physics**

Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the orbit of the moon?
*March 1, 2013*

**Geometry**

ABC is an acute angle triangle with points D and E on BC and AC, respectively such that BE and AD are altitudes. AD and BE intersect at H. If \angle BCA = 39 ^\circ and \angle EBA = 2 \angle DAB , what is the measure of \angle ABC(in degrees)?
*March 1, 2013*

**Geometry**

Luis has a simple calculator that has buttons for the digits 0 through 9, each of the 4 basic operations (+, - ,*,/ ), and an '=' button. Luis pushes a digit followed by the '+' sign, followed by another digit, followed by the '-' sign, followed by ...
*March 1, 2013*

**Physics**

What current is produced by a ring with a radius of 0.5 m and a uniform positive linear charge density of 1 microCoulomb/m rotatingwith an angular frequency of 4π/s? a. 1 microAmpere b. 3.14 microAmpere c. 6.28 microAmpere d. 12.6 microAmpere
*March 1, 2013*

**Physics**

Suppose that you wish to fabricate a uniform wire out of 1 g of copper. (Resistivity = 1.72*10^-8 Ohm-m, density = 8.94*10^3kg/m^3). If the wire is to have a resistance of R = 0.5 ohm and all of the copper is to be used, how long is the wire? a. 1765 m b. 1816 m c. 1.8 m d. 0....
*March 1, 2013*

**Physics**

A current of 4.00 A flows through the heating element of heater converting 500 J of electrical energy into thermal energy every second. What is the voltage across the ends of the heating element? a. 2000 V b. 125 V c. 250 V d. 0.008 V e. 0.125 V
*March 1, 2013*

**English**

Can someone tell me if my sentences are correct, please? I'll be very thankful to you. •When I arrived at the hotel, someone was cleaning my room •If I had known that he was so rude, I would have never married him. •You would tell the truth if you were good ...
*February 28, 2013*

**English**

Can someone tell me if my sentences are correct, please? I'll be very thankful to you. •When I arrived at the hotel, someone was cleaning my room •If I had known that he was so rude, I would have never married him. •You would tell the truth if you were good...
*February 28, 2013*

**physics**

An MP3 player operates with a voltage of 3.7 V, and is using 0.14 W of power. Find the current being supplied by the player's battery.
*February 28, 2013*

**physics**

A police car has passed by you with its siren blazing (529-Hz) while traveling at 28.1-m/s. What frequency would you hear after it has passed by?
*February 28, 2013*

**Geometry**

Luis has a simple calculator that has buttons for the digits 0 through 9, each of the 4 basic operations (+, - ,*,/ ), and an '=' button. Luis pushes a digit followed by the '+' sign, followed by another digit, followed by the '-' sign, followed by ...
*February 28, 2013*

**Geometry**

ABC is an acute angle triangle with points D and E on BC and AC, respectively such that BE and AD are altitudes. AD and BE intersect at H. If \angle BCA = 39 ^\circ and \angle EBA = 2 \angle DAB , what is the measure of \angle ABC (in degrees)?
*February 28, 2013*

**Geometry**

The volume of a sphere is numerically equal to the surface area of the sphere. If this value is equal to N \pi, what is the value of N?
*February 28, 2013*

**Physics**

Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the orbit of the moon?
*February 27, 2013*

**Geometry**

In acute triangle ABC, we have \angle CAB = 34 ^\circ . E is the foot of the perpendicular from B to AC. A point H is on BE is chosen, and X is the foot of the perpendicular from H to AB. What is the measure (in degrees) of \angle EHX?
*February 27, 2013*

**SCIENTIFIC NOTATION (ALGEBRA**

9.04 * 10 to the 9th power
*February 27, 2013*

**SCIENTIFIC NOTATION (ALGEBRA**

9.04 * 10^9
*February 27, 2013*

**Math**

Altogether 178 people attended the feast. There were 44 more men than women who came. How many men and how men women attended?
*February 27, 2013*

**History**

What was the biggest challenge that Abraham Lincoln faced while in office/
*February 27, 2013*

**Algebra**

f(x) is a polynomial such that f(1) = 8 and f(3) = 16. r(x) is the remainder when f(x) is divided by (x-1)(x-3). What is r(5)?
*February 26, 2013*

**math**

How long is a rectangular strip of land with a width of 5/4 km and an area of 3/4 square km ?
*February 26, 2013*

**Linear Algebra**

Prove that If a vector space is of dimension n and a set of vectors spans V, then that set of vectors must be linearly independent.
*February 26, 2013*

**Chemistry**

How many moles of NaOH are in 13.2 mL of 3.00 M NaOH?
*February 26, 2013*

**PLEASE COULD SOMEONE HELP ME OUT Physics**

Thank you Elena your a life saver :)
*February 25, 2013*

**PLEASE COULD SOMEONE HELP ME OUT Physics**

Two long straight aluminum wires, each of diameter 0.30mm, carry the same current but in opposite directions. They are suspended by 0.50m long strings...If the suspension strings make an angle of 3.0 degree with the vertical, what is the current in the wires? Thank you......
*February 25, 2013*

**Math**

B)The two ranges are close together, so there are probably no outliers in this set.-John McMuffin Sources: (Many calculators :D)
*February 25, 2013*

**PLEASE COULD SOMEONE HELP ME OUT Physics**

Hi Elena thank you, but this is what I did and i got it wrong sqrt(2π*5.23x10^-2*2700*π*2.25x10^-6*9.8/4*4π*10^-7)= 1.38x10^-4 but it is wrong what did i do wrong aluminum density is 2700 kg/m^3 and 2.25x10^-6 is .30 mm divided by 100 to get meters an then ...
*February 25, 2013*

**PLEASE COULD SOMEONE HELP ME OUT**

Two long straight aluminum wires, each of diameter 0.30mm, carry the same current but in opposite directions. They are suspended by 0.50m long strings...If the suspension strings make an angle of 3.0 degree with the vertical, what is the current in the wires? Thank you......
*February 25, 2013*

**port charlotte high**

2Nacl +2HCL = 2NaCl + H2 what mass of sodium is required to react with 8.45g of HCl
*February 25, 2013*

**Physics please help**

Two long straight aluminum wires, each of diameter 0.30mm, carry the same current but in opposite directions. They are suspended by 0.50m long strings...If the suspension strings make an angle of 3.0 degree with the vertical, what is the current in the wires? please help out I...
*February 25, 2013*

**physics**

When two billiard balls of equal mass collide obliquely, the balls will always separate at what angle?
*February 25, 2013*

**Physics please help**

Two long straight aluminum wires, each of diameter 0.30mm, carry the same current but in opposite directions. They are suspended by 0.50m long strings...If the suspension strings make an angle of 3.0 degree with the vertical, what is the current in the wires? please help out I...
*February 25, 2013*

**language arts**

Idk
*February 23, 2013*

**Science**

density = mass/volume = 21.6/8 = 2.7g/cm^3
*February 23, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A compound which can donate 2 protons is termed dibasic acid. What is the name given to a compound which can accept 2 protons?
*February 23, 2013*

**algebra 1**

thr ratio of two integers is 6:13 the smaller interger is 54. find the larger interger
*February 21, 2013*

**biomechanics**

need help
*February 21, 2013*

**Chem Will somebody Please help me**

The Lab experiment we did today was to analyze an antacid tablets to determine the actual content of NaHCO3. Suppose I dropped the tablets into the beaker and some of the reaction mixture splashed out. Would my final calculated mass of sodium bicarbonate in the tablet be ...
*February 20, 2013*

**science**

A car traveling along the highway needs a certain amount of force exerted on it to stop. More stopping force may be required when the car has:
*February 20, 2013*

**physics**

the force required to maintain an object at a constant velocity in free space is eaqual to?
*February 20, 2013*

**Chemistry help**

The Lab experiment we did today was to analyze an antacid tablets to determine the actual content of NaHCO3. Suppose I dropped the tablets into the beaker and some of the reaction mixture splashed out. Would my final calculated mass of sodium bicarbonate in the tablet be ...
*February 20, 2013*

**physics**

An airplane is flying at a constant velocity parallel to the horizontal, and the pilot drops a flare. Assuming that the plane does not change course, where will the plane be relative to the flare when the flare hits the ground?
*February 20, 2013*

**Biology**

Please Help Quick,Write The Balanced Chemical Equation For Respiration In An Athlete In A Race.
*February 20, 2013*

**Biology**

Please Help Quick,Write The Balanced Chemical Equation For Respiration In Plants.
*February 20, 2013*

**Biology**

Please Help Quick,Under Anaerobic Condition,Explain What Happens To Glucose In Yeast And In Humans?
*February 20, 2013*

**Physics**

Rapids in rivers occur when the river narrows. Consider a simple river where the cross-section can be modeled as a rectangle 60 m wide and 2 m deep. If the speed of the river water at this point is 1 m/s, what would be the speed of the water in m/s at a point further down ...
*February 20, 2013*

**Please Help Me**

Use the equation for the synthesis of hydrogen to answer the following. C (s) + H2O (l) -> CO (g) + H2 (g) deltaH = + 31.3 kcal/mol carbon deltaS = +32 cal/(mol•K) Calculate the energy change (deltaH) when 5.00 g of carbon is consumed. Calculate the energy change (...
*February 19, 2013*

**math **

In third grade... Write an equation comparing test scores of 88 and 97. (Use a box for missing number) do you know how to answer this?
*February 19, 2013*

**math **

In third grade... Write an equation comparing test scores of 88 and 97. (Use a box for missing number) do you know how to answer this?
*February 19, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Use the equation for the synthesis of hydrogen to answer the following. 10 points. C (s) + H2O (l) -> CO (g) + H2 (g) deltaH = + 31.3 kcal/mol carbon deltaS = +32 cal/(mol•K) Calculate the energy change (deltaH) when 5.00 g of carbon is consumed. Calculate the energy ...
*February 19, 2013*

**chemistry**

assume the true concentration of the acetic acid solution is .175M and calculate the percent relative error in your measurement?
*February 19, 2013*

**Maths**

R=square root of u squared plus v squared divided by m and u and v are positive.Find u when r=3,v=6 and m=5
*February 19, 2013*

**Maths**

R=square root of u squared plus v squared divided by m and u and v are positive.Find u when r=3,v=6 and m=5
*February 19, 2013*

**Math**

Find the sum of all primes a<1000, such that a^k +1 = b^{m+1} for some positive integers k,b,m.
*February 19, 2013*

**Math**

Let S(n) denote the sum of digits of the integer n. Over all positive integers, the minimum and maximum values of S(n)/S(5n) are X and Y, respectively. The value of X+Y can be written as a/b , where a and b are coprime positive integers. What is the value of a+b?
*February 19, 2013*

**Math**

John is building a fence that is 6 feet high and 18 feet wide to put around his garden. He has two sizes of boards that he can use. One is 2 feet by 6 feet and the other is 4 feet by 6 feet. John can put the boards either horizontally or vertically and he has lots of boards of...
*February 19, 2013*

**Maths**

Siuan's grandmother recently signed up for a twitter account. She only follows five people - her five grandchildren. Each day, each of her grandchildren make two tweets and at the end of the day Siuan's grandmother gets an e-mail that lists all ten tweets in ...
*February 19, 2013*

**Math**

Killer robots are trying to take over the world. They know the password to the doomsday weapon is 5 digits long and contains either 0 or 1, and either 2 or 3, and either 4 or 5, and either 6 or 7, and either 8 or 9. If the robots can enter 5 passwords per second, how long (in ...
*February 19, 2013*

**math**

"The area of a rectangle is 360m2. If its lengh if increased by 10m and its width is decreased by 6m, then its area does not change. Find the perimeter of the original rectangle." I need to use the "guess and test" or the "draw a diagram" method ...
*February 18, 2013*

**Physics**

The Royal Gorge bridge over the Arkansas River is 310.0 m above the river. A 59.0-kg bungee jumper has an elastic cord with an unstressed length of 62.0 m attached to her feet. Assume that, like an ideal spring, the cord is massless and provides a linear restoring force when ...
*February 17, 2013*

**Chemistry**

You use 2.80 g of NaHCO3, and determined that 2.83 g of carbon dioxide ar produced. Convert the mass of NaHCO3 to moles: Convert the mass of CO2 to moles:
*February 16, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Some of your reaction mixture splashed out of the beaker when you dropped the tablets into the acetic acid. How would this affect your measurements? Woud your final calculated mass of sodium bicarbonate in the tablet be artificially high or low as a result of this splashing?
*February 16, 2013*

**dilution please help**

How to use serial dilution to dilute a stock solution at 15000 fold dilution?
*February 16, 2013*

**Dilution**

Please, if possible, check if my method of dilution is correct Problem: Given a very concentrated liquid PBS, dilute it to 1:15,000 My approach is to use serial dilution First: dilute it 15x (50ul of PBS + 750ul of water)... this will give 1:15 Second: dilute 10xfold more (...
*February 15, 2013*

**jones**

I have a unscramble analogies worksheet that I can't answer. Here are the analogies: ________:judical branch [eempusr ructo] radius:______[meeairtd] brass instruments:_____[stoaercrh] _______:poem[anzsat] _______:pants[bowaerrd] thank yo
*February 14, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A solvent has a molar mass of 37.2 g/mol and a normal boiling point of 111.2 oC. The boiling point elevation constant, K b , for this solvent is 1.58 oC/m. If 18.7 g of a nonelectrolyte having a molar mass of 20.5 g/mol are mixed with 170.0 g of the solvent, what is the ...
*February 14, 2013*

**College**

A bod of 10kg is traveling in straight line at 10m/s (a)what is de momentum?(b)what is de average force required to increase its velocity 4rom zero to 20m/s in 4seconds?
*February 13, 2013*

**Physics**

During an action potential, Na^+ ions move into the cell at a rate of about 3x10^-7 mol/m^2*s. How much power must be produced by the "active Na^+ pumping" system to produce this flow against a +30-mV potential difference? Assume that the axon is 40cm long and 30um ...
*February 12, 2013*

**Pre cal**

From a point A is 8.20 meters above level ground,the angle of elevation of the top of a building is 31degrees 20 min and the angle of depression of the base of the building is 12degree 50 min. Approximate the heighth of the building
*February 11, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Naphthalene combustion can be used to calibrate the heat capacity of a bomb calorimeter. The heat of combustion of naphthalene is -40.1 kJ/g. When 0.8210 g of naphthalene was burned in a calorimeter containing 1,000. g of water, a temperature rise of 4.21Ã‚Â&...
*February 11, 2013*

**Math**

two sides of a triangle have the ratio of 3:4. The hypotenuse is 20. What are the measures of the two other sides?
*February 11, 2013*

**Physics**

A dropping ball initial at rest is dropped 1.5m; calculate a) the traveling time of the ball and b) its velocity just before reaching the ground.
*February 10, 2013*

**probability**

John has 3 unique coins such that the probability of obtaining a head when the coin is flipped is 1/10, 2/10 and 3/10, respectively. If he flips each of the 3 coins once, the probability that at least 1 heads appears is p. What is the value of 1000p?
*February 10, 2013*

**probability**

John has 3 unique coins such that the probability of obtaining a head when the coin is flipped is 110, 210 and 310, respectively. If he flips each of the 3 coins once, the probability that at least 1 heads appears is p. What is the value of 1000p?
*February 10, 2013*

**Physics please help**

During an action potential, Na^+ ions move into the cell at a rate of about 3x10^-7 mol/m^2*s. How much power must be produced by the "active Na^+ pumping" system to produce this flow against a +30-mV potential difference? Assume that the axon is 40cm long and 30um ...
*February 10, 2013*

**Physics please help**

Can you please help out am still stuck one this
*February 10, 2013*