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I need some help with some of these questions: The action of bacteria on meat and fish produces a poisonous compound called cadaverine. As its name implies, it stinks! It is 58.77 percent carbon, 13.81 percent hydrogen, and 27.40 percent nitrogen. Its molecular weight is 102.2...
February 20, 2012
Mr. Clarkson and Mrs. Rose had an average of $180. After Mr. Clarkson spent $73 and Mrs. Rose received $38 from her father, Mr. Clarkson had 1/4 as much money as Mrs. Rose. How much money did each have at first?
February 14, 2012
Could someone help me with this question. Determine what limit would be represented by the following graph. imgur dot com/bceWN I am not sure if it has open dot or closed but what would the equation be for open and closed dot?
February 12, 2012
Is this the right explanation for this question 1. Examine the continuity of the function h(x)= -x, if x<0 0, if x=0 x, if x>0 Answer: Since h(x)= -x, if x<0 0, if x=0 x, if x>0 is h=|x|, we can conclude that the function is 1. continuous everywhere 2. ...
February 11, 2012
I don't know what to write for question b and c. 1 a)Determine the values of x for which the function f(x) = 3/(√x^2+3x-4) is continuous. Values of x are -4 and 1. -------------------------------------- b) What does your answer in part a. represent? c) Why is it ...
February 11, 2012
Your friend's car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that makes an angle of 16.9° below the horizontal. The brakes fail, and the car rolls from rest down the incline for a distance of 36.3 m to the edge of the cliff, which is 61.1 m above the ...
January 28, 2012
I am doing my application form for a university, it asks for my job information Job Title: I work at Mcdonalds part-time and work in the kitchen, what will my job title be? Kitchen staff? :S
January 22, 2012
Evan is painting a stool that has a cylindrical seat and four rectangular prism legs. The seat has a diameter of 8 inches and a height of 2 inches. Each leg is 2 inches by 2 inches by ten inches. How much area will Evan have to paint? Use three point one four for pi. Show your...
January 20, 2012
(Inventory Cost) A shopkeeper finds that the cost C of ordering and storing the latest laptop is C = 2 x + (300000 / x), where x is in the interval [1, 300]. The delivery of truck can bring at most 300 units per order. (a) Find the order size that will minimize the cost (b) ...
December 16, 2011
(Airplane & Radar) An airplane is flying (horizontally) at the height of 6 km on a flight path that will take it directly over a radar tracking station (on ground). If the distance D between the plane and the radar is decreasing at a rate of 300 km/hr, find the speed of the ...
December 16, 2011
Using RNA a s a template for prot e in synthesis instead of t r ans l a t ing prot e ins directly from the DNA is advantageous for the cell because A) RNA is much more stable than DNA. B) RNA acts as an expendable copy of the genetic material, allowing the DNA to serve as a ...
December 11, 2011
An electric motor rotating a workshop grind- ing wheel at a rate of 147 rev/min is switched off with a constant deceleration of 1.24 rad/s2. How long does it take for the grinding wheel to stop? Answer in units of s Through how many radians has the wheel turned during the ...
December 6, 2011
Calculate the heat (in kJ) required to transform 58.60 g of dinitrogen tetraoxide from a solid at a temperature of -9.3 °C to a gas at 47 °C. Report your answer to one decimal place. Data: Molar mass of dinitrogen tetraoxide, N2O4 = 92.011 g/mol Melting point = -9.3 &...
December 5, 2011
(a) Which of the ions K+ , Na+ , Be2+ will have the largest heat of hydration? Which the smallest? (b) Of the two compounds KNO3 and NaNO3 , which has the stronger intermolecular forces? (c) Of the two compounds PCl3 and Xe, which has the stronger intermolecular forces?
December 5, 2011
Hi. I need to complete hypothesis tests and i am unsure if i used the correct tests for each of the following: 1. Do people actually prefer Pepsi or Coke in a taste test? 2. Can people correctly identify Pepsi versus Coke? 3. Are people consistent with their prior preference? ...
December 3, 2011
What is an amino acid? Why do they cause superglue to stick to my fingerprints on a cd when I place the cd in a plastic box covered with plastic wrap? I'm 9, so I really need just a simple answer. Thanks.
November 7, 2011
suppose an experimental arrangement like the one in part 2 has mass m1= 0.200kg at the 0.100m mark and a mass m2=0.100 kg at 0.750m mark. Can the system be put in equilibrium by a 0.050kg mass? if it can not be done state where it would be placed. If it cannot be done, state ...
October 13, 2011
Thank you so much for the help on my other question!!! An alloy (solution of metals) is 80% by volume iron. The rest is aluminum. Aluminum has a density of 2.70 g/cm³, and iron's is 7.87 g/cm³. A block of alloy measures 2.0 ft. wide and 3.0 ft. long. If the block...
October 8, 2011
An aqueous solution of copper (I) chloride is 15.7% by mass copper (I) chloride. Copper (I) is 35.8% by mass chlorine. If the solution has a density of 1.045 g/cm³, how many gallons of solution contain 2.3 kg of copper?
October 8, 2011
I am really struggling with this Fibonacci number problem. If the greates common factor of "m" and "n" is "r", then the greatest common factor of Fm and Fn is Fr. Show that this is true for m=6 and n=9. I am so confused
October 2, 2011
there are two planes. they both leave the airport at 1pm. one plane travels north at 150mph and the other plane travels west at 200mph. how many miles will they be apart at 3pm?
September 28, 2011
A plane flying horizontally at 50 m/s is 2000m from its target. a)At what height must a projectile be released in order to strike the ground target. (neglect air resistance) b)At what velocity will the projectile strike the target? c)What is the angle of impact with respect to...
September 11, 2011
A rocket is fired at 1500 m/s at an angle of 50 degrees with respect to the ground. a)What are the horizontal and vertical velocities at 10 seconds. b)What is the actual velocity at 10 seconds.
September 11, 2011
Assume that it takes four hours of labor time to paint a room and three hours to sand a floor. If all 24 hours were spent painting, how many rooms could be painted by one person? If a decision were made to sand two floors, how many painted rooms would have to be given up? ...
June 15, 2011
The height above the ground of a ball thrown up with a velocity of 96 feet per second from a height of 6 feet is 6+96t-16^2 feet, where t is the time in seconds. According to this model, how high is the ball after 7 seconds? Explain (Thank you in advance! :)
May 4, 2011
from the following words I got to separate them into 3 groups: omitted syllable, omitted letter, and added syllable. drowned, restaurant, ivory, chocolate, desperate, lightning, adjective, penetrate, aspirin, athletes, identity , sisastrous, ecstatic, platinum, incidentally ...
April 7, 2011
Physics 203 ( College)
Tangential acceleration is the instantaneous linear acceleration associated with the particle at distance (r) from the center of rotation. thus Centripetal Accel= (angular accel)(r)
April 4, 2011
When friction is used to counteract centrifugal force, the side friction factor, f, between the tires and roadway is incorporated into the calculation for the superelevation angle. (the angle of road banking where friction is not needed) tan@=[(Vt)^2-(f)(r)g]/[(r)g+f(Vt)^2] (...
March 29, 2011
An unstable atomic nucleus of mass 17.0 ¡Ñ 10¡V27 kg which is at rest disintegrates into three particles. One of the particles, of mass 5.00 ¡Ñ 10¡V27 kg, moves in the y direction with speed 4.50 Mm/s. Another, with mass 8.40 ¡&...
March 28, 2011
What is the volume of 0.129 M HCl(aq) re- quired to neutralize all of the hydroxide ions in 46 mL of 0.216 M KOH(aq)? Answer in units of mL. Answer: 77.0232 What is the molarity of Cl− ions at the stoichiometric point? Answer in units of mol/L. What is the pH of the ...
March 23, 2011
Suppose you dissolve 40g of potassium nitrate in 100 cm3 of water at 100 C. If half the solution os poured out, how many grams of potassium nitrate will the remaining solution contain?
February 7, 2011
Probability and Statistics
The number of calls that arrive under a particular time in a cell has been established to be a Poisson distribution. The average number of calls arriving in a cell in 1 millisecond is 5. What is the probability that 8 calls arrive in a cell in a given millisecond?
February 1, 2011
who discovered dna? was it friedrich miescher,francis crick and james watson or rosalind franklin???? in know someone asked the same question yesterday but im still stuck any help would be great thankyou.
January 18, 2011
If g is a differentiable function such that g(x) is less than 0 for all real numbers x and if f prime of x equals (x2-4)*g(x), which of the following is true? A. f has a relative maximum at x=-2 and a relative minimum at x=2, B. f has a relative minimum at x=-2 and a relative ...
December 31, 2010