# Posts by Matt

Total # Posts: 2,383

**Dynamics**

an 800 lb cannon fires a 5 lb cannonball in a horizontal direction. the cannon sits on a skid; the kinetic coefficient of friction between the skid and the horizontal surface is .25. if the cannonball has a speed of 650 ft/s when it leaves the cannon, determine a) the recoil ...

**algebra**

you research the cost of a gallon of gasoline over several years to look for trends the table shows the data you have collected what is the equation of the line of best fit how much would you expect to pay for gasoline in 2029 a)y=0.538x+1.36; $33.10 b) y=0.289x+1.75:$18.80 C ...

**algebra**

you research the cost of a gallon of gasoline over several years to look for trends the table shows the data you have collected what is the equation of the line of best fit how much would you expect to pay for gasoline in 2029 a)y=0.538x+1.36; $33.10 b) y=0.289x+1.75:$18.80 C ...

**Calculus**

A curve passes through the point (7,6) and has the property that the slope of the curve at every point P is 4 times the y-coordinate of P. What is the equation of the curve? Simplify the equation as much as possible.

**physics**

A painter is pressing a 125g paint pad against the ceiling with a force of 8.3 N at an angle of 30° from the vertical. The pad moves at a constant velocity. What is the coefficient of friction between the pad and ceiling?

**Energy&Society**

How do i find the fuel cost per energy unit (different energy sources). I don't have to calculate it. I just want to know from where I can get it.

**Chemistry**

Can we use moles of HCl instead of B to calculate limiting reactant?

**Chemistry**

When 0.500 moles of boron trichloride react with 1.20 moles hydrogen gas to produce elemental boron and hydrogen chloride gas, the actual yield of boron was 66.4 % of the theoretical yield. The mass of boron obtained was _____ g. Please help I'm stuck on it.

**physics**

take the answer you get for F and subtract "The engine develops a maximum force of 100 kN" to get the correct answer

**chemistry**

sodium burns in chlorine to produce sodium chloride according to the reaction: 2Na(s) + Cl2(g) = 2NaCl(s). A student is asked to predict the mass of sodium chloride produced when 71 g of sodium is placed in a container of 200 g of chorine. The container is heated until the ...

**STAT**

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**S.S.**

what was "king" and the main topic of conversation in the south? politics sugarcane cotton slavery I was thinking COTTON was KING so C

**science**

can someone explain the life cycle of the animalia kingdom please

**physics**

a tsunami originating in japan has a wavelength of 10^5 m and a period of 10 mins. how long does it take to travel 8000km?

**Math**

The company needs at least $300,000 fire and theft insurance and at least $4,200,000 and liability for the from these plans. How many units should be purchased from H plan to minimize the cost of the premiums? What is the minimum premium?

**physics**

Four identical point charges (+2.51 nC) are placed at the corners of a rectangle, which measures 4.00 m by 7.00 m. If the electric potential is taken to be zero at infinity, what is the potential at the geometric center of this rectangle?

**Calculus 2**

wouldn't it be the integral of sqrt(1+u^2)du instead of integral u(sqrt (1+u^2)du because the du takes care of the outside u?

**Calculus 2**

integral of e^x(sqrt(1+e^(2x)))dx

**Calculus 2**

use the method of equating coefficients. integral of (x^3+5x^2+12)/((x^2)(x^2+4)) dx

**physics**

Air becomes conducting when the electric field strength in a region exceeds 3x106 V/m. if a spark jumps between a charged object and a grounded object when the two objects are 10 cm apart, what is the potential difference between the two objects? If a lightning strike is 4x103...

**Physics**

A hollow metal sphere has inner and outer radii of 20.0 cm and 30.0 cm, respectively. As shown in the figure, a solid metal sphere of radius 10.0 cm is located at the center of the hollow sphere. The electric field at a point P, a distance of 15.0 cm from the center, is found ...

**physics**

A +1.4-nC point charge is placed at one corner of a square (1.8 m on a side), and a -2.5-nC charge is placed on the corner diagonally opposite. What is the magnitude of the electric field at either of the other two corners?

**algebra**

The mean on a Advanced Algebra test was 78 with a standard deviation of 8. If the test scores are normal distributed, find the interval about the mean that contains 99.7% of the scores. Use the empirical rule.

**Math, Algebra**

I've done. y-(-3)=(5/2)(x-(-3)) y-(-3)=(5/2(-15/2) y=(5/2x)-(-15/2)+3 y=(5/2x)+(9/2) Is that correct?

**Math, Algebra**

I normally use point slope. I'm used to having to sets of points not just one.

**Math, Algebra**

Can someone help me figure this out for my review? Find the equation of the line that passes through (2,-3) and has a slope of (5/2)

**Chemistry (Error Propagation)**

Calculate, with uncertainty, and express with a reasonable number of significant figures. a) 5.4 (±0.2) – 3.7 (±0.4) = b) 6.84 (±0.04) × 0.7 (±0.04) =

**math**

The hire purchase price for a T.V set is made up of $4,000 deposit and 18 equal monthly installments of $1,200 each. Amos was given a discount of 20% on the hire purchase price on paying the cash for the T.V set. How much did he pay?

**physics**

F=ma 47.6 N=25.7 x a a=47.6/25.7 a=1.85 m/s^2

**Math**

A rectangle is 26 meters long and 18 meters wide.What is the length of the diagonal of the rectangle to the nearest meter? equation: A2 + B2= C2 I don't know where to put the numbers, but I think the answer may be 32. Thank you for any help!

**Chemistry (Acid-Base)**

I'm a tad confused by the question, The protonation constant for the acid HA has the value K=2*10^6. (a) what is the principal species at pH 6.00? (b) what is the principal species at pH 9.00? (c) what is the quotient [A-]/[HA] at pH 6.3 and 7.5?

**math**

adi, john ,and hailee plant seedlings in their neighberhood park. adi plants 40% of the total number of seedlings, john plants 45% of the total number of seedlings and hailee plants the rest of the seedlings.if hailee plants 87 seedliings how maany seedlings do they plant ...

**Math**

A certain infinite geometric series has first term 7 and sum 4. What is the result when the third term is divided by the second term?

**Geometry**

In rectangle ABCD, AC= 8x-10 and BD=2x+20. Find the length of BD

**Geometry**

So the answer is y= 2/3x +11 ?

**Geometry**

Find an equation of the line passing through the point (6,5) and perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2y+3x=6

**Spanish**

I have a question regarding #6. Why would this not be "antónimos"? To conceal and to declare are the opposite, are they not?

**Math (PreCalculus)**

The second hand of a clock is 4 inches long. Describe the height of the tip of the second hand from the bottom of a clock. (The radius of the clock is 1 inch more than the length of the second hand.)

**AP Calc**

Find the value of c which satisfies Rolle’s Theorem for the function f(x)=sin(x²) on (0,√π).

**math**

Wanda bought a pair of jeans for 32.50. She can purchase a second pair doe 40% off the regular price. How much will she spend on two pair of jeans?

**Math**

Part (a): Find the sum a+(a+1)+(a+2)+.....+(a+n-1) in terms of a and n Part (b): Find all pairs of positive integers (a,n) such that n>= 2 and a+a+1)+(a+2)+....+(a+n-1)=100.

**Math**

Let a1,a2,......a10 be an arithmetic sequence. If a1+a3+a5+a7+a9=17 and a2+a4+a6+a8+a10=15 then find a1.

**Math**

Penn writes a 2013-term arithmetic sequence of positive integers, and Teller writes a different 2013-term arithmetic sequence of integers. Teller's first term is the negative of Penn's first term. Each then finds the sum of terms in his sequence. If their sums are ...

**Math**

Penn writes a 2013-term arithmetic sequence of positive integers, and Teller writes a different 2013-term arithmetic sequence of integers. Teller's first term is the negative of Penn's first term. Each then finds the sum of terms in his sequence. If their sums are ...

**Algebra**

Suppose that |a-b|+|b-c|+|c-d|+.......+|m-n|+|n-o|+............|x-y|+|y-z|+|z-a|=20. What is the maximum possible value of |a-n|?

**Algebra**

Suppose that |a-b|+|b-c|+|c-a|=20. What is the maximum possible value of |a-b|?

**Algebra: Reiny Correction**

It is the fiftieth term not the fifteenth so would it be t50=a+49d

**Algebra**

The second and ninth terms of an arithmetic sequence are 2 and 30 respectively. What is the fiftieth term.

**Algebra**

Evaluate [3.2]. It is a floor and ceiling function. Thanks.

**Abnormal Psychology**

I need help diagnosis this case for my abnormal psychology review. Mr. B is a 20-year-old male college student who was recently arrested for possession of marijuana, which was detected when he was stopped for un¬safe driving. He was charged with driving while intoxicated ...

**Chem-Diprotic Acid**

Ascorbic Acid is an organic diprotic acid, H2A, that is found in many natural materials. KA1=7.94x10^-5 and KA2=1.62x10^-12. If you start with a 0.75 M solution of H2A, what is the concentration of ALL species in the solition at ph=3.8? I have no idea how to even start this ...

**Math**

The quantity sqrt(45)- 2sqrt(5) +sqrt(360/2) can be expressed as sqrt(N), where N is an integer. Find N. * the whole fraction 360/2 is squarerooted.

**Math**

Solve for the positive value of x such that 3sqrt(x^2-4x+4)=16. The 3 is the small number next to the sqrt sign.

**accounts**

Diane Gobin is the founder and manager of Gobin's World. Diane has approached the local bank for a loan to expand her business. As part of the loan application, Diane was asked to prepare Financial Statements for the business. She prepared the following balance sheet and ...

**math**

A book store bought 160 copies of a book for $4,000. How much money will they loose if they give away 2 books. show in ratio table form. Every book costs $25 so the store would loose $50 but how do you put that in a ratio table?

**science**

A) the period is 1 B) the mass is 1.2 kg C) the time constant is .5

**Physics**

A 10kg mass is located at the (1.00m)i + (2.00m)j + (2.00m)k. A 5kg mass is located at (-1.00m)i + (1.00m)j + (1.00m)k. (A) Determine the moment of inertia of this system about an axis through the origin parallel to the x-axis. (B) Determine the moment of inertia of this ...

**Brief Calculus**

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four significant digits.) Enclosed by y = e^x, y = 2x + 1, x = −2...

**Brief Calculus**

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. Between y = −x and y = −x^3 for x in [−1, 1]

**Chemistry: Sigma & Pi bonds**

How many sigma bonds and pi bonds are there in each of the following: CH2Cl2 C2H3Cl C5H6 C6N4

**english**

need help on writing science fiction short story?

**math**

I don't think my first response went thru...so reposting! Thank You Ms. Sue, for the answer to cubic inches (11/16/14). It also made me realize that I skipped the step of multiplying the dimensions by each other.

**algebra 1**

cube root of (-64x^8y^5) Is it -8x^2y times the cube of y^2?

**algebra 1**

cube root of (-64x^8y^5)

**GEOMETRY**

the coordinates of point T are given. The midpoint of ST is (5,-8). Find the coordinates of point S. 18) T(10,18)

**math**

Thank You Ms. Sue, for the answer to cubic inches. It also made me realize that I skipped the step of multiplying the dimensions by each other.

**math**

how many cubic inches in 7'8"L, 12'2"W, 10'1" tall? please show how you get to the answer. I added up the feet (7+12+10=29 ft) and multiplied by 12 inches (29x12=348 in), then added on the remaining inches (8+2+1=11, 348+11) to come up with an answer...

**Business Law**

Two brothers, Sam and Jim, were fighting over the division of their ancestral property. After ten years of legal battle, a frustrated Sam contacted a powerful politician who subjected Jim to extreme duress in order to make him sign a contract of assent in favor of Sam. When ...

**physics**

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**Physics**

A 4 kg mass and a 9 kg mass are being held at rest against a compressed spring on a frictionless surface. When the masses are released, the 4 kg mass moves to the east with a speed of 2m/s. What is the velocity of the 9 kg after the are released?

**question**

Mini Makers, a small manufacturer of action figures, is formulating a budget for next year's promotional activities. The company decides to budget $50,000 for promotional expenses (an amount equal to its nearest competitor's allotment.) Mini Makers is using the ____ ...

**Chemistry**

Thank You!

**Chemistry**

If a balloon containing 1000 L of gas at 50 degrees Celsius and 101.3 kPa rises to an altitude where the pressure is 27.5 kPa and the temperature is 10 degrees Celsius, its volume there is?

**Math**

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**Calculus**

Hello. I have a few questions from my study guide, that I need to know to study for my test. 1) x^(2/3)*((5/2)-(x) a) determine the ordered pairs of the local extrema of the function. Use the second derivative test. B) determine the ordered pairs of all inflection points of ...

**Physics**

A 4 kg mass and a 9 kg mass are being held at rest against a compressed spring on a frictionless surface. When the masses are released, the 4 kg mass moves to the east with a speed of 2m/s. What is the velocity of the 9 kg after the are released?

**Goverment**

If you could get the government to implement one policy what would it be? Can't be marijuana legalization.

**Physics**

A target lies flat on the ground 4 m from the side of a building that is 10 m tall, as shown below. The acceleration of gravity is 10 m/s2 . Air resistance is negligible. A student rolls a 4 kg ball off the horizontal roof of the building in the direction of the target. The ...

**Math**

Nathan is designing a box to keep his pet newt in. To make the box, he’s going to start with a solid rectangle and cut squares with sides x cm in length from each corner, as shown in the picture below. The dimensions of the of the solid rectangle are 51 cm by 45 cm. The ...

**Business**

1.The owners of Brownfield Machinery, brothers George and Robb, now in their late 50s, have decided to sell the business. No one else in the family is interested in taking over the business. Brownfield machinery has 11 employees and sales of $2.5 million in 2012.George and ...

**Business**

1. After operating for 10 years, Zipcar, earlier this year (2013), was bought for $500 million by Avis, a leader in the car rental industry. With the acquisition of Zipcar, Avis will now surpass its direct competitors, Hertz and Enterprise.The deal is expected to be finalized ...

**Chemistry**

what mass of precipitate will form if 1.5L of concentrated pb(clo3)2 is mixed with .55L of.190 M NaI

**Math**

Thanks for the help.

**Math**

Simplfy the following expression - 3x + 5x + y+y+y I think the answer is 8x + 3y Would I be right? Thank You

**statistics**

A professor is interested in determining whether assigning mandatory homework affects students’ grades. He is currently teaching two sections of the same class; in one class, he assigns mandatory homework problems, while in the second class, he just recommends homework ...

**statistics**

A health psychologist, who is interested in childhood obesity, thinks that there may be a relationship between daily television viewing and eating habits. Data is collected from 500 children; for each child, information is collected on the number of hours of daily television ...

**statistics**

Researchers investigated the effects of encoding conditions on subsequent memory for a list of words. Participants were assigned to one of three encoding conditions: 1) saw list of nouns they were asked to remember (word alone condition), 2) list of words was accompanied by a ...

**physics**

A 1075 kg van, stopped at a traffic light, is hit directly in the rear by a 705 kg car traveling with a velocity of +2.06 m/s. Assume that the transmission of the van is in neutral, the brakes are not being applied, and the collision is elastic. What is the final velocity of ...

**Math help**

Please answer this 1 question!! 1.Which could be the name of a point? A. EF B. k C. Q D. MN

**Chemistry**

Consider the following reaction. 2 HCl(aq) + Ba(OH)2(aq) BaCl2(aq) + 2 H2O(l) ΔH = -118 kJ Calculate the heat when 114.8 mL of 0.500 M HCl is mixed with 300.0 mL of 0.400 M Ba(OH)2. Assuming that the temperature of both solutions was initially 25.0°C and that the ...

**Physics**

A bullet is fired from a rifle that is held 2.5 m above the ground in a horizontal position. The initial speed of the bullet is 1450 m/s. Find: (a) the time it takes for the bullet to strike the ground and (b) the horizontal distance traveled by the bullet.

**Math 116**

Well, you could say: since every square is a rectangle 'because it is a quadrilateral with all four angles right angles,' therefore the area didn't change.

**Math**

hint exterior angle is 360, minus 120 subtract total degrees of triangle

**c programming**

string[] dDate = dob.Split('/'); string dDay = dDate[0]; string dMonth = dDate[1]; string dYear = dDate[2]; if (Convert.ToInt32(dDay) > 01) { if (Convert.ToInt32(dMonth) == 01 || Convert.ToInt32(dMonth) == 03 || Convert.ToInt32(dMonth) == 05 || Convert.ToInt32(...

**Chem**

If not all the alum dissolves in the water before adding the Ba(NO3)2 solution, what effect will this have on the sulfate percent error determination?

**Chemistry**

How much heat would you need to melt 20.0 L of ice that had frozen on a fruit tree.

**math**

2 times

**math physics**

you forgot gravity

**@someone who can show me how to do this**

*infinite

**@someone who can show me how to do this**

infinate if x=1, then 6(1)+y=-3 6+y=-3 move the six y=-3+(-6) y=-9 or if x=-2, then 6(-2)+y=-3 -12+y=-3 subtract the twelve and add to the other side y=-3+(--12) two neg = positive thus y=-3 + 12 y=9