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July 30, 2015

July 30, 2015

Total # Posts: 229

**math**

uestion: Five cards are dealt from standard deck of 52 cards, what is the probability of being dealt 3 kings? Here is what I have P(3 kings)= C(4,3) = 3 out of 4 kings being dealt C(48,2 = 2 out of remaning cards to complete 5 card deal C(52,5) = 5 cards dealt out of 52 card ...
*March 5, 2011*

**probabilities**

Question: Five cards are dealt from standard deck of 52 cards, what is the probability of being dealt 3 kings? Here is what I have P(3 kings)= C(4,3) = 3 out of 4 kings being dealt C(48,2 = 2 out of remaning cards to complete 5 card deal C(52,5) = 5 cards dealt out of 52 card ...
*March 4, 2011*

**algebra**

you have to isolate the variable, so based on that which one is easier to isolate? Y right? So the answer would be y=x+3
*March 4, 2011*

**proabilities**

LOL..not very realistic example by the textbook. Would you mind helping understand how you came up with that? which one of the probability formulas was used..I understand the answer just not sure how you came about it. Thanks
*March 3, 2011*

**proabilities**

Suppose the NBA has decided to add two more teams to the league. If 18 cities have applied for franchises, what is the probability that in a random drawing, the league selects the two westernmost cities? Having trouble with this one.
*March 3, 2011*

**Math**

Thank you!
*March 1, 2011*

**Math**

Confused on permutation or combination on this question: A VISA credit card has a first digit of 4 followed by 15 other digits. How many different VISA accounts does this allow? I know the formulas but I am having a hard time determining which one to use. Help!!!
*March 1, 2011*

**Trigonometric Ratios**

Right traingle ABC is graphed pm the coordinate plane and has vertices at A(-1,3), B(0,5), and C(4,3). What is the measure of angle C to the nearest degree? F:27 G:29 H:32 J:43
*February 14, 2011*

**Geometry**

The hypotenuse if a right triangle measures 9 inches and one of the acute angles measures 36 degress. What is the area if the triangle? Round to the nearest square inch.
*February 14, 2011*

**Geometry**

A right triangle has an angle that measures 55 degress. The leg adjacent to this angle has a length of 43 cm. What is the length of the triangle? Round to the nearest tenth
*February 14, 2011*

**Math**

thank you!
*February 11, 2011*

**Math**

-6≤x/2-4<-3
*February 11, 2011*

**Math**

just as it is written: -6 is <or= x/2-4 < -3
*February 11, 2011*

**Math**

le is less than or equal and lt is less than..was not sure how to less than equal on the computer
*February 11, 2011*

**Math**

I'm stuck on solving this one. If I could get some help please. -6 le x/2 - 4 lt -3
*February 11, 2011*

**math**

Stuck on solving this inequality, help please. 3X le 15 and 2x gt -6
*February 10, 2011*

**3 states of matter**

hi can you please help me by giving some facts on the 3 states of matter solid liquid gas
*January 28, 2011*

**physics problem**

how did u calculate "time to fall". and what is H and g in the equation: sqrt(2 H/g) = 2.86 s?
*December 20, 2010*

**physics problem**

A cannon is fired horizontally from atop a 40.0 m tower. The cannonball travels 175 m horizontally before it strikes the ground. With what velocity did the ball leave the muzzle?
*December 20, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

is g 9.8 or -9.8?
*December 20, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

A cannon is fired horizontally from atop a 40.0 m tower. The cannonball travels 175 m horizontally before it strikes the ground. With what velocity did the ball leave the muzzle?
*December 20, 2010*

**physics**

i dont understand your work. please try to explain it more thoroughly.
*December 20, 2010*

**science**

hey, check out wiki by yourself. I found a lot of examples
*December 5, 2010*

**math**

B--------------C--------A |------6-------|----4----| A = 8
*December 5, 2010*

**math**

B--------L--------A |---3----|----3----| 7-4= 3 4-3 = 1 so, B = 1
*December 5, 2010*

**math**

B can be -7 or 3
*December 5, 2010*

**math**

???What is the question?
*December 5, 2010*

**math**

do you mean (âˆš2y)(âˆš3)(âˆš8y) =[(2y)^0.5][(3)^0.5][(8y)^0.5] ??????? If so,it is (âˆš48)y=(4âˆš3)y
*December 5, 2010*

**algebra**

....this question have trivial solution m=-3/4 n=-67/8
*December 5, 2010*

**algebra**

hey , they are same on both sides. CAN'T solve!
*December 5, 2010*

**Probability**

total no. of the combination of two dice = 21 3/21=1/7
*December 5, 2010*

**College physics-oscillations**

hey, anyone help???? This is the most difficult question in my assignment and i need to hand in on monday!!!!!!!!!
*December 4, 2010*

**College physics-oscillations**

A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the ...
*December 4, 2010*

**Physics**

oh, i know why i am wrong.it is because i take friction a wrong direction. thanks very much!(Damon is correct!)
*December 4, 2010*

**Physics**

(force exerted by father)+(friction)-weight along the slope = 0 F+(0.2)(35x9.81xcos11)-(35x9.81xsin11)= 0 F= -1.89N (hey, why it is negative? It is wrong. I need more information) work done = F.S
*December 4, 2010*

**Physics**

lol, both method can find the answer
*December 4, 2010*

**Physics**

At equilibrium position, K.E.=max,P.E. = 0 At the two extreme points, K.E.=0,P.E.=max Total energy is constant at ANY POINT. We find E at extreme point. E = 1/2*k*(0.8)^2 = 0.24J
*December 4, 2010*

**physics**

lol, you are welcome
*December 4, 2010*

**physics**

K.E. = P.E. 1/2mv^2 = mgh v^2 = 2gh v = (2gh)^(1/2) v = (2x9.81x155)^(1/2) v = 55.146m/s
*December 4, 2010*

**AP Physics**

I am a Hong Kong student. But i think i may help you. The only force on the ladder from the wall is the horizontal force.The system here is in static equilibrium. Net torque is zero.Let the total length of the ladder be 1m. then, (1)[(29+9.9+7.1)(g)(0.68)]sinâŠ™...
*December 4, 2010*

**College physics-oscillations**

A ball is attached by two spring as shown [vvvOvvv]. If the mass is displaced a distance â–³x BELOW the equilibrium position h (see figure A). Determine whether vertical SHM is possible for the system shown.If so, find the natural frequency. [Assume that the ...
*December 4, 2010*

**Physics**

I am a student.But i think i may help you.....the formula for the period of a simple pendulum is T = 2pi(L/g)^0.5.........as you can see..the mass do not affect the period.
*December 4, 2010*

**physical science**

what does Q=m times t times c. mean and wat are the meaning of each letter
*November 30, 2010*

**math**

thanks!
*November 15, 2010*

**math**

having a little trouble following the steps to complete this problem. Rewrite each expression with a positive ration exponent. Simplify if possible: 16^-3/4
*November 15, 2010*

**physical**

This is related to physics since it is talking about relativity. The answer is c. Imagine looking out your car window at a bus stop. If you are moving right, the bus stop seems to be moving towards your left. It moves to the left at the same speed as you move to the right. ...
*October 30, 2010*

**english-poetry**

thank you
*October 16, 2010*

**english-poetry**

I need some help in finding some good one stanza (4 lines) poems. Tried googling but my googling skills are not very good. Maybe one of you have a good list? Thanks
*October 16, 2010*

**physiology**

Need help with this one, can't really locate the answer. Consider the bifurcation of a vessel at 20 degrees from the line of blood flow (region a) and a vessel that gives off two vessels at 90 degrees from the main stream of the vessel (region b). Which region is more ...
*October 11, 2010*

**biology**

What happens to the cells of the body when large quantities of sodium ion were introduced to the blood stream?
*September 24, 2010*

**Science**

What happens to the cells of the body when large quantities of sodium ion were introduced to the blood stream? Having trouble with this question, any help please! ;-)
*September 23, 2010*

**math**

thanks
*September 2, 2010*

**math**

a) 6(2x-3)-5(3x-2) i have -3x-8 b) 8-2[3-5(3x-1)] not sure Thanks
*September 2, 2010*

**math**

Not sure of this one. Factor completley 1-81z^2 and this on 16p^2q^2-8pq^2+q^2
*May 19, 2010*

**Math-Factoring**

Factor completely. 10x^2yz^2 + 15xy^3z I came up with 5xyz(2xz+3y^2) Correct?
*May 19, 2010*

**Chemistry**

Which of the following substances has the greatest solubility in water? A. Ca(OH)2, Ksp = 6.5 × 10-6 B. Ag2SO4, Ksp = 1.5 × 10-5 C. PbI2, Ksp = 7.9 × 10-9 D. Zn(IO3)2, Ksp = 3.9 × 10-6 E. BaF2, Ksp = 1.5 × 10-6
*May 2, 2010*

**Math-Factoring 2**

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHH...thanks..it's in the details.
*April 16, 2010*

**Math-Factoring 2**

The last one shold be (x ) (x )
*April 16, 2010*

**Math-Factoring 2**

Factor Completely 2x^3-40x^2-192x I have a common factor of x so I rewrote the problem as x(x^2-40x+192) then trying to use FOIL rewrote as (x ) (x ) And that is where i'm stuck.
*April 16, 2010*

**Math - Factoring**

Thank you. I am not feeling 100 percent confident in this topic, so you might see a few more, i do appreciate the help!
*April 16, 2010*

**Math - Factoring**

Factor Completely 6^8+12x^6-24x^4+30x^2 I got 6x^2(x^6+2x^4-4^2+5) Correct?
*April 16, 2010*

**math **

Thanks!
*April 15, 2010*

**math **

I am not totally understanding this process. Factor Completely: x^5y^2 - x^4y^2 - 2x^3y^2
*April 15, 2010*

**Algrera**

Write the equation of the line passing through the given two points? a) (3,7) and (4,7) Answer: m=7-7/4-3 b) (2,7) and (2,9) Answer: m=9-7/2-2 c) (5,-3) and (1,7) Answer: m=7-(-3)/1-5 Correct?
*March 7, 2010*

**Algrebra**

I see it thanks...
*March 7, 2010*

**Algrebra**

Write the equation of the line passing through the given point with the given slope. a) point (3,-2) with slope of m=5/3 Answer: y-(-2)=5/3x-3 b) point (3,9) with slope m=(-2/7) Answer: y-9=-2/7x-3 Correct?
*March 7, 2010*

**Algebra**

Great! Thanks
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

1. Write the equation of the line with the given slope and y-intercept a) m=3/8 and b=6 Answer: y=3/8x +6 b) m=-2 and b=11 Answer: y=-2x+11 c) m=0 and b=6 Answer: y=x+6 Correct?
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

thanks!
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

Thank you bun, but how did you come up with that anser for B
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

3. Find the slope of each line with equation as given. a) Y=4 b) X=2 Answers: a) zero b) undefined 4. Graph the following equations: a) 3x-2y=6 answer: (2,0) and (0,-3) b) 5x+3y=6 (need help with this one) Are they correct and would need help with b.
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

Thanks you will, just looking for validation and help on the ones i don't unsderstand. Thanks again.
*March 6, 2010*

**Algebra**

1. Compute the slope of the line containing each pair of points. a) (3,7) and (4,7) b) (2,7) and (2,9) c) (5,-3) and (1,7) Here is what I got. a) 0 b) undefined c) -10/4 reduced to -5/2 Correct?
*March 6, 2010*

**math**

Thanks. I was translating the problem incorrectly. I got the right answer using the formula A=P*B A=15*102 A=15.30 15.30 + 102.00 = 117.30 Thanks.
*February 11, 2010*

**math**

Never mind it's not right..just having a brain fart :-)
*February 11, 2010*

**math**

errrgg..i meant i figured out #2 i need help with #1. My formula is as instructed. B=a/p (Base=amount/percent) My answer is: B=102.00/0.15 B=6.80 so the regular prices is 102.00+6.80=108.80 Is that correcT?
*February 11, 2010*

**math**

I figured out #1 just need help with #1
*February 11, 2010*

**math**

I have two questions. I am trying to use the formulas our teacher used but I am still confused. I will discuss it with him tonight but I just wanted to get a different perspective. #1 Amy paid $102 for a pair New Balance 1122 running shoes during a 15%-off sale. What was the ...
*February 11, 2010*

**math-percent**

Thanks.
*February 10, 2010*

**math-percent**

Is anyone familiar with this formula for figuring out percent? How it would work? p/100 = of/is
*February 10, 2010*

**Algebra**

Help with this one: 2/3+4t=6t-2/15
*February 6, 2010*

**Algebra help**

thanks this helps quite a bit.
*February 3, 2010*

**Algebra help**

m having an extremely tough time with integers in algebra when simplifying algebraic expressions. No matter which method I use I still end up confused and end up with a completely different answer. Ex: 5t-{7t-[4r-3(t-7)]+6r}-4r
*February 3, 2010*

**algebra**

I am having an extremely tough time with integers in algebra when simplifying algebraic expressions. No matter which method I use I still end up confused and end up with a completely different answer. Ex: 5t-{7t-[4r-3(t-7)]+6r}-4r
*February 3, 2010*

**Chemistry**

C! zero degrees
*January 3, 2010*

**English**

Bump..any comments?
*December 9, 2009*

**Egnlish**

Writing an argument essay. If anyone can read and comment that would be great!. Helicopter Parents: Harmful To Our Youth Picture the following: A young woman twenty-two years of age walks into her apartment, she turns on the light switch and the light in the main lamp does not...
*December 9, 2009*

**Physical Science**

How many calories of heat are required to raise the temperature of 550g of water from 12.0 degrees celcius to 18.0 degrees celcuis
*November 13, 2009*

**English**

Yes that is where it's at, I will take your suggestion and move it down. Thank you Writeteacher.
*November 6, 2009*

**English**

Sorry, one more thing, can you identify the thesis fairly easy?
*November 6, 2009*

**English**

LOL.. Thanks. I did separate it in the paper but it did not separate when I cut and paste.
*November 6, 2009*

**English**

I have been asked to write a synthesis essay. I have never written this type of essay before. This is my first rough draft, I am just looking to see if I have the right approach etc. Thanks! Passion vs. Logic: Immigration Reform One of the most polarizing issues in our country...
*November 6, 2009*

**English Essay**

Thanks GuruBlue for the feedback. I will look for those clauses. Although it's not my forte.
*September 17, 2009*

**English Essay**

Doing a summary response essay, looking for comments, suggestions, corrections thanks!!!!!! I see them. We all see them. They are powerful, hypnotic and persuasive. Images. We cannot pry our eyes from them. We can shut the books and magazines if we do not like the writings. We...
*September 17, 2009*

**English**

Thank bobpursley and writeteacher. Great feedback.
*September 3, 2009*

**English**

Need some feedback if this works as a summary. Thank you. In “Power of Images: Creating the Myths of Our Time,” J. Francis Davis believes communication by images with its voluminous exposure and alluring advertisements, has overpowered what can be considered ...
*September 3, 2009*

**College English**

Thank you. I appreciate the feedback.
*September 2, 2009*

**College English**

I have been asked to present a gist statement and I am just looking to find out if I understood the concept. Below is what I've been asked to analyze: We see them everywhere: on billboards, in magazines, on bus placards. They come in the mail and in our Sunday newspapers: ...
*September 2, 2009*

**College English**

Thank you!
*September 2, 2009*

**College English**

Does anyone have any good, simply explained sources on how to use the MLA format?
*September 2, 2009*