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September 19, 2014

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math
You have found a summer job manning a lighthouse off the northern coast of Vancouver Island. It is a lonely job and you feel the need for some mental stimulation. In your position, 40 m above sea level, you observe two sailboats in line with the lighthouse. The angles of ...
December 4, 2012

Stats
The Ledd Pipe Company has received a large shipment of pipes, and a quality control inspector wishes to estimate the average diameter of these pipes. A random sample of 18 pipes produces an average diameter of 2.56 mm with a standard deviation of 0.05 mm. You may assume that ...
November 28, 2012

Stats
Many colleges and universities hold a “blood drive” for organizations such as the Red Cross. To help with the planning of an upcoming blood drive, we want to estimate the proportion, p, of students and faculty who would be willing to donate a pint of blood. The Red ...
November 28, 2012

chemistry
how do i convert Pa to atm?
November 27, 2012

chemistry
calculate number of dichlorine molecules in a 5.00ml container at 40 degrees Celsius and a pressure of 2.14 x 10^4 Pa.
November 27, 2012

math
Determine all local and global extrema of the function f(x)=x(x−1)
November 26, 2012

TRIF HELP
No, but thank for the help
November 20, 2012

TRIG HELP
find the exact solutions over the interval tanx = 1 all real x
November 20, 2012

Chemistry
@DrBob222- Temperature does not need to be in Kelvin because it is a ratio, converting to Celsius would give her the same answer.
November 19, 2012

Chemistry
5.0 dm^3= 5 Liters (P1V1/T1)=(P2V2/T2) P1= .92 atm V1= 5.0 L T1=? P2= (800 mmHg/760 mmHg)= 1.05 atm (There are 760 mmHg in 1 atmosphere) V2= 5.7 L T2= 30 degrees Celsius ((.92 atm)*(5.0 L))/(T1)=((1.05 atm)*(5.7 L))/(30 Degrees) 4.6/T1= .1995 4.16/.1995= T1 T1= 20.8 Degrees ...
November 19, 2012

math
Suppose e^y=sin(x+cosy) Find dy/dx using implicit differentiation
November 19, 2012

Chemistry
A gaseous mixture consists of 6.95 g of N2, 4.75 g of O2, and 2.75 g of He. What volume does this mixture occupy at 23°C and 1.35 atm pressure?
November 18, 2012

Chemistry
28.014 g
November 17, 2012

Chemistry
A 35.0-g iron rod, initially at 25.6°C, is submerged into an unknown mass of water at 67.7°C, in an insulated container. The final temperature of the mixture upon reaching thermal equilibrium is 63.5°C. What is the mass of the water?
November 17, 2012

Science
How do I balance a combustion equation? (PLEASE TELL ME ANY SHORTCUTS)
November 16, 2012

economics
The price of a wideget increases by 90%. What effect would we expect this to have on the equilibrium wage rate of workers who make widgets? Would this increase, decrease, or keep the wage rate the same?
November 16, 2012

english
im reading a book called " The berlin boxing club" and i need to answer some questions for hw. theres one question that i need help with which is what is the background of the author? What prompted him/her to write this book? the authors name is robert sharenow. ...
November 15, 2012

Statistics
disjoint
November 15, 2012

physics
A red ball is thrown up off the edge of a building 10 m tall with an initial speed of 4 m/s. A) how long does it take for the red ball to strike the ground below? B) If a black ball is dropped off the edge of the same building, how many seconds after the release of the red ...
November 14, 2012

physics
Runner A is running at a constant rate of 2.3 m/s when he passes RUmmer B who is stationary. Runner A continues running at a constant pace, and Runner B begins to run 4 seconds after Runner A just passes him. If Runner B is accelerating at a rate of .5 m/s^2, how long will it ...
November 14, 2012

physics
a nasty little boy tries to drop a water balloon from the top of a 20 m tall building so it lands next to and splashes an innocent woman standing on the ground below. how long does the woman have to get out of the way?
November 14, 2012

physics
a man drives with an average speed of 25 mph for 20 minutes. he rests at his destination for 1 hour and then returns home with an average speed for this leg of the trip of 15 mph A) what is his average speed for the round trip B) What is his average velocity for the round trip
November 14, 2012

physics
Water is flowing through a horizontal pipe at a rate 0.2 m3/s. The pipe narrows from a radius of 10 cm to 4 cm. What is the change in pressure?
November 13, 2012

physics
The pressure in a fire hose is 20 atm. How high can a firefighter spray water from this hose? One atm is about 1×105 Pa. The density of water is 1.0 g/ml, or 103 kg/m3. The acceleration of gravity, g, is 9.8 m/s2.
November 13, 2012

physics charges. please help!
A charge Q = +4.5 uC is located at the origin and is fixed so that it cannot move. A small object with mass m = 2.0 g and charge q = +8.0 uC is released from rest at point A on the x-axis at x = 2.0 cm. The small object moves without friction along the x-axis under the ...
November 12, 2012

world history
identify zhongguo
November 8, 2012

Physics electric force, please help!
A charge of +Q and a charge of +2Q are separated by a distance r. The electric force of +2Q on +Q has a magnitude of F and is directed to the right. Which one of the following statements is correct regarding the electric force of +Q on +2Q? (A)The electric force of +Q on +2Q ...
November 8, 2012

algebra
6b+14=-7-b can u help me find out what b stands for in this problem.
November 7, 2012

Trigonometric
Given that sinx = 7 /25 pi/2 <or equal to x <or equal to pi Find the value of cos 2x
November 6, 2012

Calculus
A car traveling 132 feet per second decelerates at a constant rate to 60 feet per second in three seconds. A. what is the negative acceleration? B. How long after the brakes are first applied will it take to come to a complete stop? C. How far does it travel before coming to a...
November 5, 2012

physics
a vending machine ate another students dollar. the student had enough. he dropped the vending machine off a 20 m cliff. at the same time his buddy at the bottom of the cliff throws a grenade straight up towards the vending machine. the grenade strikes the vending machine after...
November 4, 2012

phyicis
a vending machine ate another students dollar. the student had enough. he dropped the vending machine off a 20 m cliff. at the same time his buddy at the bottom of the cliff throws a grenade straight up towards the vending machine. the grenade strikes the vending machine after...
November 4, 2012

chemistry
It would be higher than the true value
November 2, 2012

Chemistry
Oh ok I thought I had to divide by the molecular weight of CaCO3 to find the moles of CO3. So I take the 0.54g CO3 and divide that by 60.01g which gives me 0.009 mol CO3 in 0.009 mol CaCO3?
November 2, 2012

Chemistry
I have 0.009 moles of CaCO3 and I needed to find how many moles of CO3 are in the CaCO3. I am just making sure I am doing this correctly. 0.009 mol CaCO3 x 60.01/100.09= 0.54g CO3 0.54g CO3/ 100.09g CaCO3 = 0.005 mol CO3
November 2, 2012

phyicis
Homer Hickham and his buddies launched model rockets in the late 1950's when the US was trying to get a rocket into space. If homer launches a rocket from rest and its engine delivers a constance acceleration of 8.2 m/s^2 for 5.0seconds after which the fuel is used up by ...
October 29, 2012

phyicis
After cruising at 75 mph down I-80 for 15 minutes on a roach trip, you hit traffic and travel at 15m/s for 15 minutes for the rest of trip. your average speed is 24.26 m/s. What if you were traveling at each speed for the same distance instead of time? What would your average ...
October 29, 2012

Social studies
how does geography affect the development of a civilization?
October 20, 2012

Math
the end point of a line segment is (-3,7) and the midpoint is (1-1) find the other endpoint
October 18, 2012

Physics. please help! due tomorrow!
Let W1 represent the work required to accelerate an object on a frictionless horizontal surface from rest to a speed of v. if W2 represents the work required to accelerate the same object on the same surface from a speed of v to 2v, then which one of the following is the ...
October 18, 2012

chemistry
calculate the relativistic mass of 1.81x10^24 photons (3.00 mol) with wavelength of 450 nm.
October 15, 2012

Chemistry
I know, I don't understand. I don't know violet light or red light either, we haven't learned mass of those.
October 15, 2012

math
y=(w-5)270 for w
October 15, 2012

physics
A 5.20 package slides 1.57 down a long ramp that is inclined at 13.0 below the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the package and the ramp is = 0.305 Calculate the work done on the package by friction. Calculate the work done on the package by gravity. ...
October 5, 2012

physics
A 5.20 package slides 1.57 down a long ramp that is inclined at 13.0 below the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the package and the ramp is = 0.305 Calculate the work done on the package by friction. Calculate the work done on the package by gravity. ...
October 4, 2012

Precalc
how do I graph this function? x^2-xy+2x-1=0
October 4, 2012

science
On Earth, the ratio of the force (newtons) to the mass (kilograms) of an object is always the same
October 4, 2012

definition
CORRECT!!!! Somehow... i never thought of that word!!! thank u!
September 29, 2012

definition
what is a word that you don't choose when making a choice?
September 29, 2012

Earth Science
Does energy flows through the Earth's system by heat?
September 28, 2012

Earth Science
Can someone five me an example of how carbon cycles through the Earth's system?
September 28, 2012

Math - LCD
What is the LCD for x^2,x, and x?
September 27, 2012

math
is it true that you only have to check your solution in a rational equation if the solution is 0?
September 27, 2012

Algebra
All i know is the answer is 122.2%, i don't know what kind of problem this is or how to solve it haha
September 24, 2012

AP Chemistry
For the reaction ? Al + ? CuSO4 ↽⇀? Al2(SO4)3+? Cu a maximum of how many moles of Al2(SO4)3 could be formed from 5.95 mol of Al and 1.31 mol of CuSO4? Answer in units of mol.
September 19, 2012

AP Chemistry
For the reaction ? C6H6 + ? O2 ↽⇀? CO2 + ? H2O a maximum of ? moles of CO2 could be formed from 9 mol of C6H6 and 2.81 mol of O2. Answer in units of mol
September 19, 2012

AP Chemistry
So is it 1655.84?
September 19, 2012

AP Chemistry
What volume of 3.16 M HNO3 is required to prepare 524 mL of a 0.2 M HNO3 solution? Answer in units of mL.
September 19, 2012

AP Chemistry
How many grams of sucrose (C12H22O11) must be dissolved in 60 g water to make a solution in which the mole fraction of sucrose is 0.4? Answer in units of g.
September 19, 2012

physics
A ping pong ball is rolling across a table top at 22 m/s. If it is 71 m away from the edge, how much acceleration does a person blowing on it need to apply to stop it from falling if they blow for 8.7 seconds?
September 17, 2012

physics
A ping pong ball is rolling across a table top at 22 m/s. If it is 71 m away from the edge, how much acceleration does a person blowing on it need to apply to stop it from falling if they blow for 8.7 seconds?
September 17, 2012

Math
What is the smallest number with digits to the thousandths place that will round to 34.6?
September 17, 2012

Stats
Suppose X & Y are two independent stocks' returns with: E(X) = E(Y) =15% and V(X) = 144, V(Y) = 256 Problem 1. Buy half X and half Y, so w1 = w2 = 0.5 and Z = (X+Y)/2 Note: The answer says that the variance is 100 but I thought it would be 200. Since I would be adding half...
September 14, 2012

science
what is the density of liquid in a baloon that weighs 20N on a spring scale if the baloon has a volume of 0.75L what is the liquid density g/ml
September 13, 2012

Physics
Two 125 N forces pull on a 50 kg mass. One of the forces pulls to the right and the other pulls 90 degrees from the first force. What is the net acceleration of the mass?
September 12, 2012

Chemistry
oh I'm sorry it's a typo The question is this: Calculate the molality of a 0.410 molar aqueous glucose solution whose density is 1.15 g/mol
September 12, 2012

Chemistry
Calculate the molality of of a sol'n whose density is 1.15 g/ml
September 12, 2012

Algebra
48m^6
September 12, 2012

science
bromine and mercury are the only 2 liquids on the periodic table, could you predict this? why or why not?
September 10, 2012

econ
Suppose there are 1000 identical firms producing diamonds. Diamond miners receive the wage rate w. Assume that the short-run cost function for each diamond-producing firm is C(q) = wq + q2. a. If w = 10, what is the supply curve of an individual firm? What is the market supply...
September 5, 2012

Math
I am stuck with this logic problem: Logic – Jack of All Trades Trudy loves learning new things and is always taking some course or other forum the local college’s adult education program. She’s signed up for four upcoming classes – calligraphy, picture ...
August 29, 2012

Math
I am stuck with this logic problem: Logic – Jack of All Trades Trudy loves learning new things and is always taking some course or other forum the local college’s adult education program. She’s signed up for four upcoming classes – calligraphy, picture ...
August 28, 2012

Labor business
Why?
August 13, 2012

Labor business
Should only those who are trained lawyers allowed to be arbitrators for labor disputes?
August 13, 2012

math
339.97 x 48= 16318.56 16318.56+ 3260= 19578.56
August 13, 2012

Computer
How can I find information to develop an Excel spreadsheet using conclusions from my research about mulimedia tools that aid classroom instruction?
June 24, 2012

physics
Two identical diverging lenses are separated by 15 cm. The focal length of each lens is -8.0 cm. An object is located 4.0 cm to the left of the lens that is on the left. Determine the final image distance relative to the lens on the right.
May 30, 2012

geometry
determine the values of x and y for which ABCD is a parallelogram. AB = 3x + 7, BC = y +8, CD = 5x + 1, DA = 2y - 3
May 29, 2012

geometry
classify a triangle with side lengths 5, 9 and 12 as acute, right, or obtuse
May 29, 2012

geometry
ABCD is a trapezoid with median EF and bases AB and CD. AB = 18, EF = 28. Find CD
May 29, 2012

math
what is the inverse of: f(x) = 2(x – 4)^2 + 5
May 28, 2012

Math
This is how the question looks on the sheet?
May 27, 2012

Math
A rabbit population satisfies the logistic equation dy dt = 2x10^-7y(10^6- y); where t is the time measured in months. The population is suddenly reduced to 40% of its steady state size by myxamatosis. If the myxamatosis then has no further effeect, how large is the population...
May 27, 2012

Problem Solving
A 4oz jar of spice costs 92 cents. What is the unit cost per ounce.
May 23, 2012

writting out clock time
How do I write 1 minute 45.9 seconds? Is it 1:45.9 or is that one hour 45.9 seconds?
May 22, 2012

math
Records from buzz's sawmill show that workers have a 0.02 probability of losing an arm and a 0.03 probability of losing a leg in a year. What is the probability that a worker does not lose an arm? What is the probability that worker does not lose and arm or leg?
May 18, 2012

math
What is the number of ways 9 people from a group of 13 could be arranged in a line.
May 17, 2012

MATH
The probability that a voting-age adult in 2004 voted in the presidential election was 0.57. Five voting-age adults in 2004 were randomly selected. Find the probability that exactly 2 or the 5 adults voted in the presidential election.
May 13, 2012

statistics
11 are from Atlantis and 5 are from Zedonia
May 12, 2012

statistics
A group meeting is attended by 16 delegates. (a)If a 6-person negotiation panel is selected at random from the 16 delegates, what is the probability the negotiation panel consists of 3 delegates from Atlantis and 3 delegates from Zedonia?
May 12, 2012

physics
i am also stumped on this question The bounce periods y are measured for a set of masses x hung from a spring. Assuming the exponential form y = bx m, (log y) vs. (log x) is plotted, yielding a linear trendline equation of (log y) = 0.4796 (log x) + 0.1029, with R2 = 0.9991. ...
May 12, 2012

physics
A 2630-kg car drives up a hill 769 meters high in 41.0 seconds. Calculate the power exerted
May 12, 2012

bio
what do macrophages have to do with coplement proteins
May 10, 2012

english
so adverb?
May 10, 2012

english
(forth) is italicized
May 10, 2012

english
thank you and i have something different now: What part of speech is the italicized word in the sentence below? Four score and seven years ago, our forefathers brought forth upon this continent a new nation conceived in liberty and dedicated to the proposition that all men are...
May 10, 2012

english
so its complex??
May 10, 2012

english
please help
May 10, 2012

english
is this a compound or complex sentence: They were lovely people, the kind you might meet anywhere.
May 10, 2012

Statistics
A large furniture store has begun a new ad campaign on local television. Before the campaign, the long term average daily sales were $24,819. A random sample of 40 days during the new ad campaign gave a sample mean daily sale of x(bar)=$25,910 with sample standard deviation s...
May 9, 2012

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