A box with a square base and no top is to have a volume of 32 ft3. What dimensions use the least amount of material (in other words what dimensions give minimum outside surface area)?
May 24, 2015
PHYSICS PLEASE HELP
A very large firecracker explodes in the hallway into 3 fragments. Physics students rush to the scene to enrich their knowledge of the law of conservation of momentum. They report that Fragment 1: mass=1.23kg, v=8.70m/s, north Fragment 2: mass =2.60kg,v=6.10m/s,east fragment 3...
April 28, 2015
Physics please help
He drops a ninja ball device from a height of 10.0m. The mass of the enter device is 190g and the mass of the top (smallest) ball is 2.90g A) calculate the momentum of the device as it hits the ground (ignore air resistance) I know that this answer is 2.66 for sure B) if the ...
April 28, 2015
Take a four digit number (abcd) and repeat it to make an eight digit number (abcdabcd). This eight-digit number always has at least three different prime factors, unless you start with a certain four-digit number. Which number is it?
April 15, 2015
On Tuesday, Leslie spent 47 minutes on math homework, 39 minutes on science homework, 52 minutes on English homework, and 44 minutes on history homework. How much time did Leslie spend doing her homework on Tuesday?
April 6, 2015
Suppose the aliens watching the show are on the surface of Mars. Mass of Mars: 6.42 x 10^23 kg Radius of Mars: 3.394 x 10^6 m Calculate; A) the weight of a 40.0 kg alien on Mars B) the weight of 40.0kg alien on earh Earth-sun distance:1.50x10^11m Mars-sun distance: 2.28 x10^11...
March 26, 2015
Among the population of criminal justice students, the average score on the final exam was 74, with a standard deviation of 11.6. What is the probability of randomly selecting a student who earned an A (90 or better)?
February 27, 2015
A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...
February 8, 2015
1. What is the range of the ages shown in the stem-and-leaf plot? 3|0,2 4|1,4,4,5 5|3,5,8,9 6|2,2,2,5,6,8 7|5,5,6 A. 4 B. 6--- My answer C. 34 D. 46 What is the median of the ages shown in the stem-and-leaf plot? 58 58.5 59---- my answer 59.5 What is the first quartile (Q1) of...
January 17, 2015
Dr. Martin Luther King spoke at the funeral of three of the little girls killed in the Birmingham bombing. In his eulogy, he said, The innocent blood of these little girls may well serve as a redemptive force that will bring new light to this dark city. He also ...
January 17, 2015
The civil rights movement consisted of many events, such as freedom rides and sit-ins. Some of the events, such as fires and murders, were violent and unsettling. But the killing of the four little girls in Birmingham is considered one of the most significant events. Why do ...
January 17, 2015
A boat crosses a river of width 115 m in which the current has a uniform speed of 1.84 m/s. The pilot maintains a bearing (i.e., the direction in which the boat points) perpendicular to the river and a throttle setting to give a constant speed of 1.1 m/s relative to the water...
January 16, 2015
A 78 g basketball is launched at an angle of 45.4◦ and a distance of 10.1 m from the basketball goal. The ball is released at the same height (ten feet) as the basketball goals height. A basketball player tries to make a long jump-shot as described above. The ...
November 20, 2014
socials studies 9
why do you think lawyers in the land claims trials refer to the royal proclamation of 1763 more than 200 years after it was proclaimed? I do not understand this question..
November 8, 2014
A billiard ball of mass m = 0.250 kg hits the cushion of a billiard table at an angle of θ1 = 58.8° and a speed of v1 = 28.4 m/s. It bounces off at an angle of θ2 = 71.0° and a speed of v2 = 10.0 m/s. (a) What is the magnitude of the change in momentum of the...
October 31, 2014
The KC for the reaction I2 --> 2I is 3.8 x 10 ^ -5 at 727 degrees C. Calculate Kc and Kp for the equilibrium of 2I -> I2 at the same conditions. I don't understand how to set up or solve this problem. I know Kc=[I]^2 / [I2] = 3.8x10^-5 for the first equation but I ...
July 13, 2014
Using these numbers, 2 4/9, 2 5/9, 2 6/9, 2 8/9, 3, 3 1/9, 3 3/9, 3 4/9 & 3 5/9. Build a square where the sum of every horizontal, vertical, and diagonal row is 9. The square has 3 rows across & 3 rows down for a total of 9 small blocks.
April 16, 2014
A debate team of 4 is to be chosen from a class of 29 where the order in which the members of the team are chosen does not matter. There are two twin brothers in the class. How many possible ways can the team be formed which will not include any of the twin brothers?
March 16, 2014
an airplane is flying a compass of 340 degrees at 325 mph. A wind is blowing with the bearing 300 degrees at 30 mph. Find the component form of the velocity, and find the actual ground speed and direction of the plane.
February 28, 2014
Vector V1 is 6N along the negative axis. Vector V2 is 4.5 N and point 45 degrees north of the x axis. Find the x and y components of each vector and find the resultant R=V1+V2with the components.
November 26, 2013
A 2 g bullet flying at 390 m/s hits a 2.7 kg aluminum block at room temperature and embeds itself in the aluminum. After everything has come to equilibrium, how much has the entropy of the aluminum block increased?
November 26, 2013
A 1700 kg car moving south at 19.5 m/s collides with a 2050 kg car moving north. The cars stick together and move as a unit after the collision at a velocity of 5.16 m/s to the north. Find the velocity of the 2050 kg car before the collision. m/s to the north
November 14, 2013
Imagine that if you drop an apple from a certain height, its final speed is 20 m/s when it reaches the ground. If you throw the apple vertically downward from the same height with an initial speed of 20 m/s, what will be its final speed? I tried 2mgh=1/2mv^2 so that the mass ...
October 7, 2013
A spring has an unstretched length of 9.8 cm. The potential energy stored in the spring is V when the spring is streched to a length of 11.8 cm. What is the stretched length of the spring when its potential energy is 2.2 V? What compressed length will result in a potential ...
October 7, 2013
Determine whether Rolle's Theorem can be applied to f on the closed interval [a,b]. If Rolle's Theorem can be applied, find all values of c in the open interval (a,b) such that f'(x)=0. f(x) = x^(2/3) - 1 [-8,8] I plugged in both values and found out that they both...
September 26, 2013
Hi! I'm Maddie. I need some help on my homework. Here are three problems I need help with: A bowl contains only red marbles, blue marbles and green marbles. The probability of selecting a red marble from the bowl is 3/13. The probability of selecting a blue marble from the...
August 21, 2013
What would be the final temperature when 125g of 25 degrees Celcius water is mixed with 85g of 45 Degrees Celcius water? ( hint: Equate the heat gained by the cool water with the heat lost by the warm water.)
May 3, 2013
Calculate the pH at the equivalence point when 50 mL of 0.098 M propionic acid is titrated with 0.340 M NaOH. I tried solving for the volume of NaOH and them using the total volume and then plugging it in to [H+][A-]/[HA] and used the Ka value for propionic acid but it was not...
April 15, 2013
The pH of an 0.0870 M solution of weak acid A is 2.20. The pH of an 0.0830 M solution of weak acid B is 4.07. The pH of an 0.0890 M solution of weak acid C is 5.13. Identify the three acids from among those listed below (the Ka values are listed in Appendix E of your textbook...
April 12, 2013
Rank the following compounds in order of their solubility in water. (most soluble = 1 -- least soluble = 4)--Note that for the same solubility rank the same (a tie). (CH3)2CHOH HOCH2CH(OH)CH2OH CH3CH2OH (CH3)3COH
March 14, 2013
Urgent language arts
True of false 1. In a persuasive essay, the thesis statement should represent an opinion. A. True B. False 2. The most common structure of a persuasive essay is A. Order of importance B. Chronological order C. Problem and solution 3. Which of the following is NOT a sentence A...
December 17, 2012
how much work is being done a bookshelf being pulled 5 meters at an angle of 37 degrees from the horizontal? The magnitude of the component of the force that does the work is 43 Newtons
November 21, 2012