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At what speed must a satellite of a mass M be launched horizontally at the surface of the earth if it's orbit is to be a circle just grazing the highest mountains?( assume no air resistance). How much time would elapse between successive passes of this imaginary satillite?
November 15, 2009
The systolic blood pressures of the patients at a hospital are normally distributed with a mean of 136 mm Hg and a standard deviation of 13.4 mm Hg. Find the two blood pressures having these properties: the mean is midway between them and 90% of all blood pressures are between...
October 11, 2009
A person travels by car from one city to another with different constant speeds between pair of cities. She drives for 38.6 min at 87.2 km/h, 10.3 min at 107.9 km/h, and 45.6 min at 45.7 km/h, and spends 17.9 min eating lunch and buying gas. Find the distance between the ...
October 4, 2009
Suppose a Midwest Telephone and Telegraph (MTT) Company bond, maturing in 1 year, can be purchased today for $975. Assuming that the bond is held until maturity, the investor will receive $1,000 (principal) plus 6 percent interest (that is, 0.06 3 $1,000 5 $60). Determine the ...
December 21, 2008
Six months ago, you purchased a tract of land in an area where a new industrial park was rumored to be planned. This land cost you $110,000, and the seller offered you an interest-free loan for 70 percent of the land cost. Today, the industrial park project was formally ...
September 7, 2008
its not doing my homework.. this website is help. i already answered the question i just wanted to read others feed back on this issue becaue i find this very intresting...
June 19, 2008
Should United States government policy favor certain kinds of immigrants? Should [citizenship] preference be given to the neediest applicants? The most talented? The most oppressed? The richest? Should applications from certain countries be given priority
June 19, 2008
MAT 116 Algebra 1A
b) Suppose you want to cover the backyard with decorative rock and plant some trees as the first phase of the project. You need 30 tons of rock to cover the area. If each ton cost $60 and each tree is $84, what is the maximum number of trees you can buy with a budget for rock ...
May 26, 2008
The Medicine man is one upon various movies that should make us concerned with our environment. The things occurring to our environment are something that should concern us in a variety of aspects, one of them displayed in the Medicine Man. In reality (and as shown in the ...
March 18, 2008
If it's possible, can somebody help me fing grammatical error in this essay? The Medicine man is one upon various movies that should make us concerned with our environment. The things occurring to our environment are something that should concern us in a variety of aspects...
March 18, 2008
What evidence is there that Othello may have been a Mexican? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. A Mexican may have played Othello but if you are referring to Shakespeare's Othello: A Christian Moor and general of the armies of Venice. P.S. Perhaps you ...
June 9, 2007
Who are some famous Mexican philosophers? Check this site for a list of some of Mexico's philosophers. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Mexican_philosophers Ah, most of these guys are white. I want some real latino philosophers, please. What does skin color have to do...
June 8, 2007
Spanish Help, Por Favor!
Please help me correct the following paragraph for grammar, spelling, and word usage. Thanks! El testigo del Jehová estaba parado en el borde de la tabla y gritó para sus pantalones. Desafortunadamente, los tres enanos habían funcionado ya lejos, llevando ...
June 7, 2007
Christine scarfed that whole bag of chips herself what is another way of saying scafed wit out using slang Did she steal them? Did she grow them? Did she step on them? Did she twirl them in her hair? What did she do with those chips? ?? the diffigult thing is that it doesn'...
December 13, 2006