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The dimensions of a playground are 50 feet by 75 feet. You want to double its area by adding the same distance x to the length and width. Find x and the new dimensions of the playground.
November 2, 2012
A lottery offers one $800 prize, one $400 prize, and ten $80 prizes. One thousand tickets are sold at $3 each. Find the expectation if a person buts two tickets. Assume that each ticket can win more than one prize.
October 26, 2012
9.70 grams of nitrogen gas are allowed to react with 5.44 grams of oxygen gas. What is the maximum amount of nitrogen monoxide that can be formed? What amount of the excess reagent remains after the reaction is complete?
October 21, 2012
Amy and Kim found a sale in a sporting goods store. Amy spent $33 on 2 pair of shorts and 3 packages of socks. Kim spent $27 on 1 pair of shorts and 5 packages of socks. How much does one of each item cost?
October 10, 2012
A mass m1 = 10 kg on top of a rough horizontal table surface is connected by a massless cable over a frictionless wheel to a hanging mass m2 = 5 kg, as shown in the previous problem. In m2 falls 1 m from rest in 1.2 seconds, find the co-efficient of kinetic friction between m1...
October 8, 2012
(Bond valuation) A $1,000 face value bond has a remaining maturity of 10 years and a required return of 9%. "The bond's coupon rate is 7.4%. What is the fair value of this bond?
October 7, 2012
Please find the next THREE numbers in the patterns and explain how you got them: 1) 5, 5/2, 5/4, 5/8, 5/16.... 2) 1, -3, 9, -27, 81... 3) 1/2, 1/2, 3/8, 1/4, 5/32... 4) -9, 101, -999, 10001, -99999...
October 6, 2012
Mr.jones bought 20 yards of fencing to make pen for dog pen will be in rectangle shape, the fencing comes in 1 yard section, wants the MAXIMUM areafor his dog to run, what dimension will give the pen the biggest space for dog to run?? then what r the dimensions for the maximum...
September 25, 2012
Mr.Jones bought 20 yards of fencing to make a pen for his dog, the pen will be in a retangle shape fencing comes in 1-yard sections,he want the biggest space possible for his dog to run. What are the dimensions of the maximum space of the pen he can get??
September 23, 2012
A projected space station consists of a circular tube that will rotate about its center (like a tubular bicycle tire) as shown in the figure . The circle formed by the tube has a diameter of about 1.1 km. What must be the rotation speed (revolutions per day) if an effect equal...
September 22, 2012
A high fountain of water is located at the center of a circular pool as shown in the figure below. Not wishing to get his feet wet, a student walks around the pool and measures its circumference to be 39.0 m. Next, the student stands at the edge of the pool and uses a ...
September 14, 2012
A ladder 7.65 m long leans against the side of a building. If the ladder is inclined at an angle of 60.5° to the horizontal, what is the horizontal distance from the bottom of the ladder to the building?
September 14, 2012
A bullet is fired horizontally from the top of a cliff which is 750 meters high and hits the ground at a horizontal distance of 1660 meters. (Consider air resistance to be negligible
September 11, 2012
Find the magnitude and relative direction (e.g., NE, NW, SE, SW) of the velocity of an airplane relative to the earth, if the velocity of the airplane relative to the air is 165 km/hr. south to north and the wind velocity is 65 km/hr. at an 50o angle from east to west.
September 11, 2012
Analyze and compare both data sets using the data analysis and biases concepts from Chapter 11 of Sekaran & Bougie (2010). Compare only those categories that you find are significant to your analysis in demonstrating whether the US demographics based promotions can or cannot ...
September 8, 2012
a crate rest on a ramp that makes an angle of tangent with the horizontal.the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.35 and the coefficient of static friction is 0.45.the inclination of the ramp is slowly increased.(a)find the angle at which the crate starts to slip down the ...
September 6, 2012
bill and amy want to ride their bikes from thier neighborhood to school which is 14.4 kilometers away. It takes Amy 40 minutes to arrive at school. Bill arrives 20 minutes after Amy. How much faster is Amy's average speed fro the entire trip?
September 2, 2012
A long jumper takes of at an angle of 20 degrees and a speed of 11.0 m/sec. The max height achieved is 0.722 meters an the max length is 7.94 meters. At what angle and speed would the jumper have to take off to get the same max length, but twice the max height?
August 31, 2012
A solution was prepared by dissolving 8.0g of solid ammonium sulfate (MW= 132.14, specific volume= 0.565ml/g) in 35ml (i.e 35g) of water. What is the final volume of the solution?
August 30, 2012
prinicples of management
Scenario: Assume you are the owner-driver of a truck, which transports vegetables overnight from the farmers in Florida to the markets in Atlanta. On the way back you haul whatever goods need transporting in the opposite direction. You have five employees in your office ...
August 25, 2012
1. Regarding management and leadership, which statement is most accurate? A. Leaders can be good managers, and good managers can be leaders. B. Leaders arent managers, and managers arent leaders. C. Leadership and management are entirely unrelated. D. Most ...
August 22, 2012
my present salary is $1,560.00. I was offered a new position at $8.60 per hour with 1 1/2 hrs pay for overtime after 40 hours of work per weeke. How man hours of overtime per week would I need to earn the $390.00 per week.
August 21, 2012
Differences in communication processes used in crisis situations, including what you learned from the situations in the scenario and how you might incorporate that knowledge to improve health care communication strategies
July 26, 2012
STATISTICS(NEED HELP PLEASE?)
Consider the following set of data. (25, 6), (25, 51), (62, 34), (84, 15), (112, 57), (122, 14) (a) Calculate the covariance of the set of data. (Give your answer correct to two decimal places.) 40.17 (b) Calculate the standard deviation of the six x-values and the standard ...
July 25, 2012
math grade 12
2. An isotope of sodium has a half-life of 15 h. A sample of this isotope has a mass of 2 g. a.  Find the mass equation that remains after t hours. b.  Find the mass that remains after 5 hours, to the nearest hundredth. c.  How long, to the nearest hour, will the ...
July 24, 2012
math advanced functions
Canadas Wonderland has a roller coaster named Leviathan. It boasts a maximum height of 93 m, 80⁰ drop, speeds of 148 kms and is 1673m long. At its maximum height Mr. Currie drops his gum from his mouth. The height of the gum can be given by the ...
July 23, 2012
I don't know how to do this proof It is set up on a T chart In the figure below PQ = RS Prove PR=QS ______P________Q_____R________S______ Proof must be set up on a t chart starting with PQ=RS Given
July 22, 2012
A patient receives 3.0 ml of a solution containing technetium 99 for breast image. If the activity of the technetium 99 is 9.5 mCi/mL, what is the dose received by the patient?
July 20, 2012
Updated Math Question
The radius of circle A is 9 times greater than the radius of circle B. Which of the following statements is true? A.The area of circle B is 9 times greater than the area of circle A. B.The area of circle A is 9 times greater than the area of circle B C.The area of circle B is...
July 18, 2012
Write an equation of a line in slope intercept form that is parallel to y = 3x+6 and passes through the point (-10, 2.5). Do not use spaces and enter fractions as improper reduced fractions when needed.
July 12, 2012
A container holds 3 gases: oxygen, carbon dioxide, and helium. The partial pressure of the three gases are 2.00atm, 3.00atm, and 4.00atm, respectively. What is the total pressure inside the container?
June 20, 2012
A cylinder with a movable piston contains 2.00g of helium,He, at room temperature. More helium was added to the cylinder and the volume was adjusted so that the gas pressure remained the same. How many grams of helium were added to the cylinder if the volume was chanded from 2...
June 20, 2012
At STP, a 5.00L flask filled with air has a mass of 543.251g. The air in the flask is replaced with another gas and the mass of the flask is 566.107g. The density of air is 1.29g/L. What is the gas that replaced the air?
June 20, 2012
A 230.0mL sample of a 0.275 M solution is left on a hot plate overnight; the following morning the solution is 1.50M. What volume of solvent has evaporated from the 0.275 M solution? a)42.2 mL b)63.3 mL c)187.8 mL d)230 mL e)272.2 mL
June 20, 2012
help please :)
Jamal currently earns $20,000 a year in gross wages. On January 1, he is due to receive a 2% COLA. What will his gross income be after the COLA takes effect? A. $19,600 B. $20,100 C. $20,400 D. $24,000 i got C.
June 14, 2012
The radius of circle A is 9 times greater than the radius of circle B. Which of the following statements is true? A.The area of circle B is 9 times greater than the area of circle A B.The area of circle A is 9 times greater than the area of circle B. C.The area of circle B is...
June 13, 2012
maths and statistics
A company manufactures a product. The total fixed costs are $75 and the variab cost per unity is $5. 1)find an expression for the total cost in terms of Q,the quantity produced
June 8, 2012
The cash balance in a company's general ledger and the bank's balance on the bank statement will generally be different because of the time lag in recording transactions. True or False
June 1, 2012
The appromiate mass of a comet X has been memasured. When comet X orbits the Sun 5000 years later it only has half it's previous mass. Approximately how many orbits of the Sun has the comet completed and what is the period of the comets orbit?
May 17, 2012
You have read about many of the important players in the criminal justice process: judges, prosecutors, jury, etc. Which do you think are the most important and why? You dont have to rank them, but explain who you believe would be in your top 3 and why.
May 16, 2012
Patterns of punctuated equilibrium have been observed in some cases, but the debate between punctuated equilibrium and phyletic gradualism continues and provides interesting areas of research. Based on your research into the scientific process, what evidence do we see today ...
May 11, 2012