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April 24, 2014

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Math
An electronics store usually sells 18 remote control devices per week at a retail price of $12.49. This week the manager put the remotes on sale for a markdown of 20%, and sold 25 of them. How much more revenue was earned this week by having the sale?

math!!
Roy Landers bought 3,000 shares of stock for $59 per share. Six months later he sold the 3,000 shares of stock for $75 per share. If the stockbroker's commission was $975, how much profit did Roy make on the transaction?

math
brain cut an extra large round pizza into 12 pieceas .Seven of then were eaten. WQhay angle measure of pizza is left

Math
Suppose that è is an angle in standard position whose terminal side intersects the unit circle at ((-15/13),(12/13)). Find the exact values of cscè, tanè, and sinè.

Math
The yearly returns of a stock are normally distributed with a mean of 5.1% and standard deviation of 2.7%. Find the probability of a yearly return being greater than 6%.

chemistry
Thank you :)

chemistry
1. Calculate pH of an acetate buffer containing 27.5 mM acetic acid (pKa is 4.74) and 50 mM sodium acetate. When a 30 mM aq solution of sodium acetate was prepared in the lab it had a pH of 8.8. Calculate the amount of acetic acid (in g) to be added to 0.5 L of this sodium ace...

Math
5x^4-41x^3-87x^2-31x+10=0

physic
how many kcal of heat must be withdrawn from 4.56 kg of steam at 125 degrees C to change it to ice at -44.5 degrees C???

physics
how many Btu of heat are required to melt 8.35 lb of ice at 32 degrees F

Need help on Physics!!
Three uniform spheres are fixed at the positions shown in the diagram. Assume they are completely isolated and there are no other masses nearby. (a) What is the magnitude of the force on a 0.20 kg particle placed at the origin (Point P)? What is the direction of this force? (b...

Please help me!!!!!
Some fishing line is made out of nylon with Y =3.0!109Pa and breaking stress 7.7!107 Pa . It is 5.0 m long, you are holding one end, and it hangs down vertically. (a) When a 3.0-kg fish is attached to the bottom end, the fishing line elongates by 1.0 cm. What is its cross sect...

Another Physics
At some point in the combustion cycle of an engine, the temperature of a combusted air-fuel mixture is 582 degrees Celsius. Given that the pressure in the mixture is 6.2 bar, determine the density of the mixture (in kilogram per cubic metre).

physics
At some point in the combustion cycle of an engine, the temperature of a combusted air-fuel mixture is 582 degrees Celsius. Given that the pressure in the mixture is 6.2 bar, determine the density of the mixture (in kilogram per cubic metre).

physics
A typical volume of a modern hot air balloon is 2500 cubic metres, and a typical maximum temperature of the hot air is 120 degrees Celsius. Given these figures, and an outside air temperature and density of 15 \(^{\circ}C\) and 1.225 \(kg/m^3\) respectively, compute the maximu...

physics
Suppose that, on a day when the outside temperature is 15 degrees Celsius, we fill a balloon with pure nitrogen gas, of which the molar mass is 28 grams per mole. Now suppose that we want to heat up a second (equally large) balloon containing air, such that it generates the sa...

physics
Some say that the hot air balloons with which the Montgolfier brothers performed their first flight had a volume of 1700 cubic metres and could lift 780 kilograms (that includes the balloon, basket and payload). Assume that the balloon took off on a day when the sea level pres...

physics
Thank you steve , please how do you know that each ballon occupies .01617m^3, please if possible give more precisions. I find 0,002746744 which doesn´t make sens to me. How do I make it ? thanks

physics
Thank you steve , please how do you know that each ballon occupies .01617m^3, please if possible give more precisions.

physics
Suppose that a party balloon is spherical, has a radius of 16 centimetres and is filled with helium. Furthermore suppose that we do our experiment under standard atmospheric conditions, when the air density is \(\rho = 1.225 kg/m^3\). How many of these balloons should a 75 kil...

physics
Others say that the balloon was 23 metres high and 14 metres wide. Calculate the temperature of the air in the balloon (in degrees Celsius) for this situation as well

Math
Solve the problem. Round to the nearest cent. Joan wants to have $250,000 when she retires in 27 years. How much should she invest annually in her annuity to do this if the interest is 7% compounded annually? A) $1861.10 B) $3356.43 C) $2672.15 D) $937.86

math
2 trains leave the station at 325 one going east at 66 miles per hour the second going west at 82 miles per hour they are 111 miles apart what time is it

math, economics
Consider a market in which consumption of the good being traded generates a positive externality. There are 100 identical consumers, each with a utility function given by 1/2√q+m+√G, where G denotes the total level of consumption in the market. The good is sold by ...

Linear Algebra
Ok. I changed. number two to a number three to b

Linear Algebra
SO is all of them correct?

Linear Algebra
(-5.1)^0 a. 1 << b. 0 c. -5.1 d. -1 3g^-2 b^2 a. 3b^2/g^2 b. 3g^2 b^-2 <<< c. 3gb^-4 d. b^2/3g^2 3/g^-2 h^3 a. 3/g^2 h^3 << b. 3g^2/h^3 c. 6g/h^3 d. 3/gh

Math
In the Math Virtually Everywhere project you completed for this module, you learned all about cell phone plans. The best cell phone plan for a customer can vary based on how much they plan to talk. The plan that is the best deal for one customer may not be the best deal for an...

Calculus
A lighthouse is located on a small island 4 km away from the nearest point P on a straight shoreline and its light makes three revolutions per minute. How fast is the beam of light moving along the shoreline when it is 1 km from P? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

Calculus
Two people start from the same point. One walks east at 5 mi/h and the other walks northeast at 7 mi/h. How fast is the distance between the people changing after 15 minutes? (Round your answer to three decimal places.)

Math
On Monday, Casey ran 5 miles. On Tues, she ran three and three fifths miles. How much further did she run on Mon than Tues? Then, on Wednesday she ran four and one half miles. How much further did she run on Wed than on Tues? Could someone show me how I would figure this out? ...

Math
A to B is 15 miles, B to C is 25, C to F is 21 F to E is 22 E to D is 14, D to B is 11 D to A is 10, A to B is 15 Each town (letters) must be connected to at least one other town. Towns A to F are to be connected. Calculate the minimum length of cable required?????????????????...

NEED HELP ASAP !!
it would be 27,686 ft in difference

math
an initial population of 865 quail increases at a annual rate of 15%. write an exponential function to model quail population

Life Orientation
*cough* connections *cough* academy *cough,speaks with haste* im reporting you for these MAJOR CHEATS*cough* But really,why you getting all these free answers? You're never gonna succeed in life if you're living off of others smarts. And even when giving others the que...

math
Ruth makes a scale drawing of her room. She uses scale 3/2 in. : 1ft. In the drawing the dimensions are 18 in by 24 in. What are actual dimensions of room.

BIOLOGY
MONERA!!!!

Math
The white house, built 1792, is the oldest federal building in washington DC . The building has undergone extensive remodeling over the years. The main building is 4 stories high and is about 170 ft long by 85 ft wide. If a replica of the white house were made with a length of...

Physics
A stone is thrown directly upward from rest from ground level with initial speed 20.0 m/s; 1.50 s after that, a second stone is thrown directly upward from ground level with initial speed 18.0 m/s. (a) When are the stones at the same height? (b) What are the velocities of the ...

Statistic
Suppose you roll a die 10 times and record the proportion of sixes. Suppose you then conduct a simulation of this experiment, first 100 times, then 1000 times, and draw one histogram of the proportion of sixes found after 100 simulations and a second histogram of the proportio...

math
a dollar is to a dime as a meter is to a..

math
a dollar is to a dime as a meter is to a..

physics
An animal-rescue plane flying due east at 40 m/s drops a bale of hay from an altitude of 73 m . The acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 m/s. If the bale of hay weighs 177 N , what is the momentum of the bale the moment it strikes the ground? part 2 At what angle of incli...

physics
An animal-rescue plane flying due east at 40 m/s drops a bale of hay from an altitude of 73 m . The acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 m/s^2. If the bale of hay weighs 177 N , what is the momentum of the bale the moment it strikes the ground? Please help!

math
Forces are applied to two ropes which are attached to the bumper of a stalled car. If F1 = 100 lbs at an angle of θ1 = 58 degrees, find the necessary magnitude and direction of force F2 so that the resultant force is 190 lbs in the direction shown.

math
Two squirrels are sitting on a rope as shown. The tension in segment BD is TBD = 6.3 lb at an angle of ϕ = 47 degrees. The tension in segment AB is TAB = 5.229 lb. Find the weight of the squirrel at B and the angle α.

math
A farmer's tractor has gotten stuck in a muddy pasture. To try to free the tractor, the farmer ties a rope to a tree and the front of her tractor, then pulls sideways in the middle of the rope with a force of F = 510 N. Angles of θ = 5 degrees are formed as shown. Fin...

MATH
The table that follows shows the relationship between the boiling temperature of water (°F) and the altitude (per thousand feet): Boiling Point of Water Altitude (1000 ft.) Temperature (°F) 8 197.6 4.5 203.9 3 206.6 2.5 207.5 Gemma and Tessa need to find the rate of ch...

algebra 2
The table that follows shows the relationship between the boiling temperature of water (°F) and the altitude (per thousand feet): Boiling Point of Water Altitude (1000 ft.) Temperature (°F) 8 197.6 4.5 203.9 3 206.6 2.5 207.5 Gemma and Tessa need to find the rate of ch...

algebra 1
The table that follows shows the relationship between the boiling temperature of water (°F) and the altitude (per thousand feet): Boiling Point of Water Altitude (1000 ft.) Temperature (°F) 8 197.6 4.5 203.9 3 206.6 2.5 207.5 Gemma and Tessa need to find the rate of ch...

algebra 1
Ashley is the manager of a theater. She has $240 to spend on posters to advertise a new play. If she buys small posters only, Ashley can print 48 posters for $240. If she buys large posters only, Ashley can print 30 posters for $240. A. Write an equation that can be used to fi...

Math
what is the unit rate of 5 divided 12 1/2 and how do you solve it ?

Statistics
Wow! Thank you for the help! Also, wouldn't the 90% confidence interval be 9.6% to 12.8%? Also, would the margin of error be 3.2 or 1.6? Thank you!

Statistics
Direct mail advertisers send solicitations (that is "junk mail") to thousands of potential customers in the hope that some will buy the company's products. The response rate is usually quite low. Suppose a company wants to test the response rate for a new flyer f...

Statistics
We have calculated a 95% confidence interval for a proportion and would prefer the confidence interval to be more precise, that is narrower. Using the same sample, we can narrow the confidence interval using which of the following? A) increasing the confidence level B) decreas...

Statistics
In a poll of voters in a certain city, 32% said that they backed a bill which would limit growth and development in their city. The margin of error was reported as 1.7% with 90% confidence. Determine the bounds for the confidence interval. A) (88.3%, 91.7%) B) (30%, 34%) C) (3...

Statistics
Which of the following is not an assumption or condition that needs to be checked for the one-proportion z-interval? A) Success/Failure Condition B) > 10% condition C) Independence D) < 10% Condition E) Randomization Is the answer C?

Statistics
A study of 902 decisions (to grant parole or not) made by the Nebraska Board of Parole produced the following 95% confidence interval: (56.1%, 62.5%) What is the margin of error? A) 1% B) 6.4% C) 59.3% D) 3.2% Is the answer C?

Chemistry
what's the density of a cube of an unknown substance if mass is 45.2g and the side of a cube is 3.2cm?

algebra
a 9 foot board is cut into two pieces .one is 3.5 feet longer than the other. how long is the longer piece?

Science
A rock with a mass of 0.3 kg has a kinetic energy of 43.2 j when thrown. What was the speed at which it was thrown?

Science
A boy standing on a high diving board has a mass of 45 kg and a total gravitational potential energy of 2700 j. How high is the diving board? What is the answer to this question and how did you come up with the answer.

science
What fraction of piperazine (perhydro-1,4-diazine) is in each of its three forms (H2A, HA–, A2–) at pH 8.67? The acid dissociation constant values for piperazine are Ka1 = 4.65×10–6 and Ka2 = 1.86×10–10.

Math Calculator Question
How would I plug the following formula in a TI-30X calculator: P(5)= (10 C 5)(0.20^5)[0.80^(10-5)] When I try to do it, I get 0.000104858, but that is not the correct answer.

science
You prepare a buffer solution from 10.0 mL of 0.100 M MOPS (3-morpholinopropane-1-sulfonic acid) and 10.0 mL of 0.079 M NaOH. Next, you add 1.00 mL of 7.15 × 10-6 M lidocaine to this mixture Denoting lidocaine as L, calculate the fraction of lidocaine present in the form LH

Physics
If a car is going .197 meters per second, how long will it take to go 5 kilometers (assuming the ground is perfectly flat).

Statistics
A manufacturer ship toasters in cartons of 10. In each carton, they estimate a 20% chance that one of the toasters will need to be sent back for minor repairs. What is the probability, that in one carton there will be 5 toasters that need repair? I have no idea on where to beg...

Statistics
A small software company bids on two contracts. It anticipates a profit of $60,000 if it gets the larger contract and $25,000 if it gets the smaller contract. The company estimates that there is a 32% chance it will get the larger contract and a 62% chance it will get the smal...

Statistics
The soccer team's shirts have arrived in a big box and people start grabbing them. The box contains 7 medium, 12 Large, and 11 extra-large shirts. What is the probability that the first 4 shirts are all extra large? I have been struggling with the problem for an hour and c...

English/ Writing
from what my notes say - this is going to be an attempt to create integration through the use of a new term/ concept that either combines disciples or some aspect of the disciplines.

English/ Writing
What are some bad compound concepts and what makes them bad?

8th Grade Math
25/50 x 60/70 x 100/200= 72 6/7

Math
Write remainder as a fraction in simplest form: 567/15=

Math
Find the value of k so that the line containing the points (k,−8) and (−3,−5) is parallel to the line containing the points (9,7) and (12,5).

math
The low temperature on friday was five degrees below zero celsius. On saturday the low temperature was eight degrees below zero celsius. What integer best represents the low temperature on saturday in degrees celsius?

C++
Write a complete, working program that will do the following: Suppose you want to write a program to calculate the total cost of an item that has sales tax added. If a given item costs 14.97, and the tax rate is 6.7%, display the following information: a) The original cost of ...

Math
What is the shape of the power function that controls the end-behavior?

English
Need help with this assignment. Please and thanks. The first composition should be about making a decision. Since this will be a narrative piece of writing, chronological order will probably work best. The second composition will be about the American way of life. In it, descr...

Math (please help Steve)
A crippled rook can move on a chessboard in the following way: from a square, it can move to an adjacent square sharing a common side, and every two consecutive moves must be at right angles (i.e., the rook makes a 90∘ turn at every move). A cycle is a sequence of square...

maths
a roofer charges $25 per hour for himself and $15 per hour for his assistant. On a recent job the assistant worked 2 hours less than the roofer and the tot charge for labour was $290. Let r be the number of hours that the roofer worked. Which of the following equation can be u...

maths
1)a linear function is represented by f(x)=2x+7 which of the following functions would be parallel to that of the function above a)f(x)=2x-7 b)f(x)=x+7 c)f(x)=x-7 d)f(x)=-1/2x+7 e)f(x)=-1/2x-7 I choose b 2)water is pumped into an empty tank at a constant rate. after 2 minutes ...

Math (please help steve)
Circles Γ1 and Γ2 have centers X and Y respectively. They intersect at points A and B, such that angle XAY is obtuse. The line AX intersects Γ2 again at P, and the line AY intersects Γ1 again at Q. Lines PQ and XY intersect at G, such that Q lies on line se...

Math (please help steve)
A crippled rook can move on a chessboard in the following way: from a square, it can move to an adjacent square sharing a common side, and every two consecutive moves must be at right angles (i.e., the rook makes a 90∘turn at every move). A cycle is a sequence of squares...

math (please help steve)
A crippled rook can move on a chessboard in the following way: from a square, it can move to an adjacent square sharing a common side, and every two consecutive moves must be at right angles (i.e., the rook makes a 90∘turn at every move). A cycle is a sequence of squares...

math (please help steve)
Circles Γ1 and Γ2 have centers X and Y respectively. They intersect at points A and B, such that angle XAY is obtuse. The line AX intersects Γ2 again at P, and the line AY intersects Γ1 again at Q. Lines PQ and XY intersect at G, such that Q lies on line se...

physics
a feather is dropped on the moon from a height of 1.4 meters.the acceleration of the moon is 1.67 m/s determine the time for the feather to fall on the surface of the moon

physics
a feather is dropped on the moon from a height of 1.4 meters.the acceleration of the moon is 1.67 m/s determine the time for the feather to fall on the surface of the moon

math word problem
sam needs to clean the window on his house. he has a 25-foot ladder and places the base of the ladder 10 feet from the wall of the house. A) how high up the wall will the ladder reach? B) if his windows are 20 feet above the ground, what is the farthest distance the baes of th...

MAT LAB
9_1_1 4 &0.4 9_2_1 99.42,99.98,100.54 9_3_1 don't know...

Physics
9_1_1 4 &0.4 9_2_1 99.42,99.98,100.54 9_3_1 don't know...

Material Sciences
9_1_1 4 &0.4 9_2_1 99.42,99.98,100.54 9_3_1 don't know...

writing
1)Al:(who's,whose)car is in my parking space? 2)Ben:(it's,its)Fred's. 3)Al:(know,no,his car is red.It might be the Jones'. 4)Ben:(their,there,they're)car is green.(here,hear)come Bob and Tony. 5)Tony:Hi!Isn't my (knew,new)car(grate,great)? 6)Al:(you'...

Writing
thank you

Writing
On the whole, peoples experiences with department store cards are good except when they loose a card. Can you tell me if i used except and peoples corectly

Math
The Chicago Art Museum's Renaissance display consists of four hallways bordered around a square courtyard. A single guard is assigned to patrol the four hallways. When the guard starts working, he begins in one of the corners and walks clockwise. When he arrives at a subse...

Physics
A thin aluminum ring hangs vertically from a torsion spring. A torsion spring when twisted exerts a restoring torque given by τ=−κθ where θ is the angle of twist. Suppose that the ring undergoes small torsional oscillations while it is being cooled do...

Math-algebra-Steve
The sequence {an} satisfies a0=1,a1=213, and an=2an−1+an−2 for all n≥2. Let S=∑i=1 to infinity a[i-1]/(a[i]^2-a[i-1]^2) What is the value of 1/S?

math
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geometry
101

Physics
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