# Posts by L.Bianchessi

Total # Posts: 103

**Physio help please**

If trypsin and chymotrypsin become activated within the pancreas and then are released in their active forms into the bloodstream, why would this represent a potentially life-threatening situation?

*July 31, 2012*

**Help please..Physio!!:0**

If trypsin and chymotrypsin become activated within the pancreas and then are released in their active forms into the bloodstream, why would this represent a potentially life-threatening situation?

*July 29, 2012*

**Vessels..Logical question??**

figured it out. but need help on my other question please!:)

*July 23, 2012*

**Vessels..Logical question??**

A classmate who has been standing still for several hours working on a laboratory experiment suddenly faints. Based on what was studied in this unit, what is the probable explanation?

*July 23, 2012*

**I absolutely need help!!Math:/**

oh, okay that makes sense its like a conversion factor. Thank you!

*July 23, 2012*

**I absolutely need help!!Math:/**

One liter of arterial blood at sea level contains approximately 3 mL of dissolved oxygen and 197 mL of oxygen bound to hemoglobin. If a normal individual has a cardiac output at rest of 5 liters per minute, how much oxygen is carried to the tissues per minute? If the same ...

*July 23, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Calculate the percent ionizationof a 0.15 M benzoic acid solution in pure water Nd also in a solution containing 0.10M sodium benzoate. Why does the percent ionization differ significantly in the two solutions?

*March 12, 2012*

**Pre-Calculus Help, thanks:)**

Find the domain of f(x) = 1/ (square root 2x^2-7x-15) I tried setting 2x^2-7x-15 greater or equal to zero but I don't know where to go from there to solve for my domain. Help please!:)

*March 11, 2012*

**Pre-Calculus**

Find the maximum value, and where it occurs for eAch function. G(x)= (square root -x^2+4x+12)

*March 11, 2012*

**Pre-Calculus**

A town has a population which is growing linearly. In 1970 its population was 36,000 while in 1985 its population was 63,000. Find a formula for its population P(t), where t=0 corresponds to the year 1970.

*March 11, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?

*March 10, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?

*March 10, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?

*March 10, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

find the point on the line y=2x-1 which is closest to the point (2,-1). I used distAnce formula and got D= (square root 5x^2 -4x +4) I did.... D=square root (2-x)^2 + (-1-(2x-1))^2 What do I do now?

*March 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Thank you for your help!)**

Average rate of disappearance just means slope! So... (0.535-0.268)M / 0-520sec =5.13 X 10^-4Ms^-1 Tada!

*March 9, 2012*

**MaTH!!!**

Let P(x,y) be a point on the curve y=16-x^2 and let A be the point directly below P on the x axis. If O is the origin, find the area and the perimeter of triangle OAP as functions of x. I got Area=x(8-1/2x^2). Is that right? And perimeter= x+16-x^2+ (square root 256-30x^2) Did...

*March 9, 2012*

**Chemistry**

find the ph of 0.100M NaC2H3O2 solution. do i just write an equation and solve for x NaC2H3O2 +H2O= Na2O + HC2H3O2- 0.100 0 0 so x^2/0.100-x =1.8 X10^-5 x=1.3X10^-3 then do ph=-log(1.3X10-3) ph=2.9 is this right?

*March 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

find the ph of 0.100M NaC2H3O2 solution. do i just write an equation and solve for x NaC2H3O2 +H2O= Na2O + HC2H3O2- 0.100 0 0 so x^2/0.100-x =1.8 X10^-5 x=1.3X10^-3 then do ph=-log(1.3X10-3) ph=2.9 is this right?

*March 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A 0.035 M solution of a weak base has a pH of 10.88. What is the Kb for the acid? Where Di I even begun**???

*March 5, 2012*

**CHEMISTRY!!!!**

Write two reactions for NaHCO3, reacting with water in one NaHCO3 is acting as acid the other as a base. Is 0.10M solution going to be acidic or basic? Explain. I write the two rxns but what do I do with then...

*March 5, 2012*

**math**

160Angstrom

*March 5, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

Let f(x)=3x-4x^2 Find f o f o f So... F(f(x)) I got a really big answer..... I think I might have done something wrong when doing the distributing algebraic work.

*March 5, 2012*

**precalc!!!!!**

Let f(x)=3x-4x^2 Find f o f o f So... F(f(x)) I got a really big answer..... I think I might have done something wrong when doing the distributing algebraic work.

*March 5, 2012*

**Chemistry**

You could probably set up a proportion. so.... 0.160/x= 0.205/1.5ppm Solve for x.

*March 5, 2012*

**Maths**

S=5

*March 5, 2012*

**chemistry**

Cr+3, Na+, I2, F2 Oxidized- lose electrons

*February 29, 2012*

**Geometry**

Volume =length x width x height You just multiply all three numbers to get what ever number m^3.

*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Well since sulfuric acid is a strong acid it dissociate completely so you just do the -log(0.10) =pH

*February 28, 2012*

**ALGEBRA**

Example--Difference of squares: (x^2 + 5x-6) = (x+6)(x-1) 1. Write an x in both parenthesis 2. Find factors of 6. (6x1 or 3x2) 3. The inner (6x) plus the outer (-1x) should equal the middle term 5x Or you could foil. Trinomial: (a+b)(a^2-ab+b^2) (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2) Something ...

*February 28, 2012*

**math**

285 miles to travel between two cities

*February 28, 2012*

**math**

2cm.... 2cm x 4cm x3cm=24cm^3

*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check, thank you!!)**

The ice bath one would take longer because it takes more energy for the solution in the flask to form products thus, the activation energy is higher making the reactants need energy so it is endothermic.

*February 28, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check, thank you!!)**

That's true but you should include how the temperature affected the rate and which way the equilibrium shifted and how the color change tells you which way it shifted. When you heat the test tube the solution turned a dark purple/blue color. And when you take the test give...

*February 28, 2012*

**Math**

Well 1min =60 sec ... So 60 sec +25 sec= 85sec

*February 28, 2012*

**chemistry**

No it would not. You convert 536.8 g to ml by using the density. You get 753 so no you cannot fit it into a 750 ml flask.

*February 28, 2012*

**Math**

Well if your cheap calculator has a exponent. You could do 2.72^-4.7 You get 0.0090683057 It's pretty close!

*February 28, 2012*

**Algebra helpp i am going to fail**

Well you use the area of a square formula. Do. You do (3x+2)^2=Area Get it?

*February 28, 2012*

**Math pleez help**

Is the 5 an exponent?

*February 27, 2012*

**math/cal/trig solve for t**

Cos inverse of 1/4 =2t So do cos inverse of 1/4=75.52... So... 75.52...= 2t Solve for t. T=37.76..

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Determine whether each cation is acidic or pH neutral. For those cations that are acidic, write an equation that shows how the cation acts as an acid. A) Sr+2 B) Mn+3 C) C5H5NH+ D) Li+

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Determine whether each cation is acidic or pH neutral. For those cations that are acidic, write an equation that shows how the cation acts as an acid. A) Sr+2 B) Mn+3 C) C5H5NH+ D) Li+

*February 27, 2012*

**trig**

Answer: (square root 1-25x^2 )/ 5x

*February 27, 2012*

**trig**

Is it set equal to anything?

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Determine whether each cation is acidic or pH neutral. For those cations that are acidic, write an equation that shows how the cation acts as an acid. A) Sr+2 B) Mn+3 C) C5H5NH+ D) Li+

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Determine whether each anion is basic or neutral. For those that are basic, wrote an equation that shows how an anion acts as a base. (A) C7H5O2 ^- (B) I^- (C) NO3^- (D) F^-

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Well... You know that KOH is a strong base... So it ionizes completely. KOH----> K+ +OH- So you need the molarity of KOH... So.. 1.100g/.5500 L x 1mol/56.11g KOH = 0.0356 M KOH So since KOH is strong... Concentration KOH, K+, and OH- = 0.0356M pOH=-log(0.0356) pOH= 1.45 pOH...

*February 27, 2012*

**Finance**

The cost equity. Because... Cost debt+ cost equity= WACC

*February 27, 2012*

**maths**

Well you subtract the 16 to get your equation equal to one. Do x^2/16 + y^2/4=1 Your center is 0,0 Your eclipse would be horizontal. Do when graphing put a point at (0,0) then go 4 spaces in the negative and positive direction on the x-axis. Then go up 2 spaces from (0,0) in ...

*February 27, 2012*

**maths**

Well we can graph the points and form a triangle. We can then find the distance between each point(side). And if two sides have the same distance we know that the triangle is isosceles. Distance between AC: D=square root of (5-0)^2 +(2-1)^2 D=radical 26 distance between AB: D...

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Find the pH of each mixture of acids. 0.020 M HBr and 0.015 M HClO4. They are both strong acids Si they dissociate completely. Si do I just add 0.020 and 0.015 and take the -log of that concentration to get the pH? Like thus.... 0.020+0.015=0.035 pH=-log(0.035) pH=1.46 Would ...

*February 27, 2012*

**Algebra**

Do you mean ax^2+ bx+c=0 ??

*February 27, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Find the pH of each mixture of acids. 0.115 M HBr and O.125 M HCHO2. I TRIED DOING THIS PROBLEM THE SAME WAY AS THE ONE BEFORE BUT IT DIDN'T WORK. THE PH SHOULD BE 0.939. I did HBr as stronger acid and got concentration of H+ and put it into the ka expression for formic ...

*February 27, 2012*

**chemistry**

The acid on the left has a conjugate base on the right. H20 is acting as base, and H3O+ conjugate acid. It's pretty much the opposite.

*February 26, 2012*

**chemistry**

You would add H2O to the acid and determine the products from a double reaction. The acid who gives the H+ up is the acid and the one who accepts it is the base. You look over at the products and those are called the conjugates. Do for example... 1) HSO4- + H2O --> H3O+ + ...

*February 26, 2012*

**chemistry**

You would need the chemical formula for plant food to see what it produces as products.

*February 26, 2012*

**chemistry**

Na+4 doesn't exist because sodium can only give away one electron because that's all it has. But maybe you are trying to say... Na3PO4---> 3Na^+ + PO4^-3

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

you would do a conversion factor. 50g of H2SO4 x 1mol sulfuric acid/ molar mass of sulfuric acid x grams of H2/ 1mol H2 You get grams of H2. Get it?

*February 26, 2012*

**Math/Trig**

YOU COULD SEE THE GRAPH BY GOING TO GOOGLE AND ENTERING IN WOLFRAM ALPHA A WEBSITE AND ENTER IN THE EQUATION. THEY USUALLY WILL GRAPH IT FOR YOU BUT YOU NEED TO DETERMINE THE PERIOD, AND ETC. STUFF FOR YOUR GRAPH.

*February 26, 2012*

**Math/Trig**

WELL FOR SIN AND AND CSC YOU KNOW THAT THE INTERVAL HAS TO BE BETWEEN 0<X<2PI SO YOU CAN FOR (B) 0<X-PI/2< 2PI AND THEN SOLVE FOR X. TO SEE WHERE THE GRAPH WILL LIE BETWEEN YOU GET PI/2<X<5PI/2 FOR TAN AND COT YOU KNOW INTERVAL IS PI/2<X<PI/2. FOR COS ...

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

So you get 0.01304 mol HCL. YOU GET 0.483GRAMS OF CALCIUM HYDROXIDE.

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Determine your moles of HCl. Then use your equation to convert moles of HCl to moles of Ca(OH)2 then to grams of the calcium hydroxide. The ratio would be 2Mol HCL to 1mol of Ca(OH)2

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Oh okay yeah I didn't add the 5.77x10^-3 to the weaker acid. So I determine concentration of stronger acid then put that H concentration into the weaker acid then I determine the concentration of the H of CH3COOH and get 7.02x10^-4 and add the H+ concentration of 5.77x10^-...

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Find the pH of mixture of acids. 0.185 M in HCHO2 and 0.225 M in HC2H3O2 Im using an ice chart of weak acid and putting in strong acid in H+ initiAL concentration. I've done the problems many different ways but cannot seem to get the right answer help please?Answer is pH ...

*February 26, 2012*

**Maths**

I plugged in 3x-72=___ (set them equal to 420,660,780,1020) Answer:44,124,164,244,284 degrees

*February 26, 2012*

**Maths**

44&124degrees

*February 26, 2012*

**Maths**

Well I haven't done trig in a long time but u believe... You divide the 2 to each side to get Cos(3x-72)=1/2 Then do the inverse to both sides to get rid of the cos and end with 3x-72=60 degrees So x= 44 degrees Cosine is positive in quad1&4 So 44degrees and 316degrees.

*February 26, 2012*

**college algebra**

Oh and the answer would be y=-1/5x

*February 26, 2012*

**college algebra**

Oh, you just divide the negative to each side and get y=5x-2. Then use y-y1=m(x-x1) y-(-2)=-1/5(x-10) Then solve.

*February 26, 2012*

**college algebra**

Solve for y for the given equations. Putting it in y=mx+b form. Then do the negative reciprocal of the slope from the given equation. After that use the point slope formula to calculate the new equation using the given point and your new slope. Do you get it?

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I got concentration of HCOOH rxn to be 5.77X10^-3. And the CH3COOH rxn to have concentration of 2.01X10^-3. I added those together to get 7.78X10-3. What do you mean add to ka expression? I keep getting 1.35 now.

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

It you cannot determine the concentration of the mixture by forming a double replacement became you form products that are the same as the reacting because you are mixing two acids.

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Find the pH of mixture of acids. 0.185 M in HCHO2 and 0.225 M in HC2H3O2 Im using an ice chart of weak acid and putting in strong acid in H+ initiAL concentration. I've done the problems many different ways but cannot seem to get the right answer help please? Answer is pH ...

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Oh, okay so increasing the kw makes the reaction produce more OH- and H+ so energy must be increasing on the reacting side to produce a endothermic reaction meaning energy is being absorbed to obtain a high temperature for the kw. Ahh...I get it! Thank you!

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

The value of Kw increases with increasing temperature. Is the autoionization of water endothermic or exothermic? In thinking its both but I don't know how to explain it.hmm...

*February 26, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Yes.

*February 25, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I just wrote mine in terms of the concentration of the thiosulfate. Pretty much I isolated the variable I was trying to find. :) same thing though!

*February 25, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Yes, exactly! Since we are diluting we can use M1V1=M2V2. So Concentration of thiosulfate X Amt.(volume) of added thiosulfate = (75ml)total volume X the Concentration of the new concentration of thiosulfate in the flask(what you are trying to find) The thiosulfate ...

*February 25, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I did this same experiment a couple weeks ago. We are measuring the amount of time it takes for the thiosulfate to run out. So to calculate the concentration of the thiosulfate ion. You can multiply the milliliters of thiosulfate in whatever trail you are calculating it for by...

*February 25, 2012*

**chem sig figs**

How many significant figures are in 0.0? And how about 0.00?

*February 25, 2012*

**math**

Each person can stand 4 different ways I believe So I'm thinking 16 different ways all together.

*February 24, 2012*

**math**

use permutations and combinations on these types of problems.

*February 24, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I think I made a mistake.... 1.35g/100g solution=0.0135grams 0.0135g/1.01g=0.01337ml Then... 1.35g/46.03g CH2O2= 0.0293mols Then... 0.0293mol/ 1.337X10^-5 = 2.19X10^3 M pH= -log[H+] PH=-log(2.19X10^3) But I get a negative ph.

*February 24, 2012*

**Chemistry**

This is probably easier then my making it but... Calculate the ph of a forming acid solution that contains 1.35% forming acid by mass. Assume a density of 1.01g/ml for the solution.

*February 24, 2012*

**chemistryhelp**

Usually the salt is contained in what they refer to as a salt bridge. Connecting the electrodes of the experimented ions.

*February 24, 2012*

**Chemistry 101**

Delta T= (95Joules) / [ (16g Au) X (0.128 J/g C)] Change of temp= 46Degree celcius

*February 24, 2012*

**general chem**

A burning log, light from flashlight, car in motion, are examples of what type of energy? 1)potential 2)thermal 3)kinetic 4)radiation

*February 21, 2012*

**Chemistry**

According to the second law of thermodynmics..a) cold moves to hot B) low pressure moves to high pressure C) wet moves to dry D) dry moves to wet

*February 21, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I'm thinking c,b,a?

*February 8, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Ranking equilibrium constants from largest to smallest according to an image?Ethene (C2H4) can be halogenated by the following reaction: C2H4 (g) + X2 (g) -><- C2H4X2 (g) where X2 can be Cl2 (green), Br2 (brown), or I2 (purple). Examine the three figures below ...

*February 8, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A chemist trying to synthesize a particular compound attempts two different synthesis reactions. The equilibrium constants for the two reactions are 23.3 and 2.2 X 10^4 at room temp. However, after 15minutes the chemist finds that the reaction with the smaller equilibrium ...

*February 8, 2012*

**algebra**

8less than or equal to x less than or equal to 15

*February 5, 2012*

**maths**

15 I believe

*February 5, 2012*

**algebra**

Find the slope. (3,1/3) and (3+h, 1/(3+h)) I think I get -1/ 3(3+h) ???

*February 5, 2012*

**precalc**

I got that same interval notation. Except I subtracted the 4/x^3 to the other side and ended up with (x+2)(x-2)/x^3 less than or equal to 0. Then I drew one of those. Line grAphs Nd put circles at -2,2, and an undefined at 0. Then figured out where the x's are negative. ...

*February 5, 2012*

**ChemB**

How do you know what number goes on the top and bottom for the disintegration?

*January 23, 2012*

**ChemB**

Oh, okay. Do I always use that equation for any order rxn involving time? How about the units, would it be yrs^-1 or just years?

*January 23, 2012*

**ChemB**

The activity of carbon 14 in living tissue is 15.3 disintegrations per minute per gram of carbon. The limit for reliable determination of age is based on carbon 14 is .10 disintegration per min per gram of carbon. Calculate the max age of a sample that can be dated accurately ...

*January 23, 2012*

**algebra**

Solve for y. y-(-5)=-3(x-(-2)) So y+5=-3x-6 Y=-3x-11 Basically you are now in Y=mx+b form

*January 23, 2012*

**algebra**

You use the point slope equation. I believe it is.... y-y1=m(x-x1)

*January 23, 2012*

**chemistry**

When adding or subtracting the sum is to the least number of decimal places When multiplying or dividing the sum is least number of Sig figs.

*January 23, 2012*