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A baseball diamond is a square with sides 22.4m. The pitchers mound is 16.8m from home plate on the line joining home plate and second base. How far is the pitchers mound from first base? Step by step please.
October 15, 2012
Yes I understand the diagram points and can see how you came up with this now but am having trouble coming up with an answer for xtan6°=(1.1-x)tan13° I know this is basic but I am having trouble isolating the x! I am getting x=tan13°-tan6°/1.1 which is giving ...
October 15, 2012
From an observation tower that overlooks a runway, the angles of depression of point A, on one side of the runway, and point B, on the oppisite side of the runway are 6 degrees and 13 degreess respectivel. The points and the tower are in the same vertical plane and the ...
October 15, 2012
Mrs. rhombus has to make supply bags for a math lesson. She has 60 folders, 45 pairs of scissors, and 30 rulers. What is the greatest number of supply bags that Mrs. Rhombus can use to divide the school supplies into equal groups?
October 3, 2012
I have Art III Ceramics. I need a concentration piece to make at least 5 sculptures. I decided on pandoras box. the 5 emotions that were chosen were hope, sickness, vanity, jealousy, and lazyness. I know this is an uncreative way to get a concentration idea but i have been ...
September 3, 2012
graphs and angles
a survey about students government program at a school found that 120 students wanted an after school program and 240 students wanted durning school and 40 students wanted none, If a circle graph is made from this data, what would be the measure of the central angle for the ...
April 25, 2012
A point charge q1=-8 is located at the orgin of a rectangular coordinate system. A second charge q2=6nC is located at a distance of 0.2m from the orgin on the positive x-axis, and a third charge q3=12nC is located at a distance of 0.2m on the positive y-axis. Find the ...
March 14, 2012
A car travels the same distance at constant speed around two curves, one with twice the radius of curvature of the other. For which of these curves is the change of the velocity of the car greater? Explain.
March 8, 2012
a 20 foot ladder leaning up against a vertical wall begins to slip. the base of the ladder makes an acute angle with the floor. when the angle equals 60 degrees the angle is decreasing at 0.1 radians/second. find the rate at which the height of th upper end of the ladder is ...
March 1, 2012
No this answer is correct I have the definition written down and word for word verbatim it says Connotative Definition- Made up of the set of associations implied by a word in addition to it's literal meaning.
February 18, 2012
Billy is standing 80 feet from the base of a building. The angle of elevation to the top of the building is 35 degrees. If the distance from Billy's eyes to the ground is five feet, how tall is the building?
February 8, 2012
A robust first grader goes for swimming lessons three times a week, and he enjoys it thoroughly. During the first week of December, he develops an upper respiratory infection, starts coughing continuously, and has a high fever of 39°C. His condition remains the same even ...
January 29, 2012
You are allowed to choose four whole numbers from 1 to 10 (including 1 and 10). You can only choose each number once though. Which of the following statements is FALSE? A. The numbers 4, 5, 6, and 7 have the smallest possible standard deviation. B. The numbers 1, 2, 3, and 4 ...
January 20, 2012
I am a prime number. I am less than 40. I am 1 more than a multiple of 5. What number am I? I am a 2 digit number. My ones digit is 2. My tens digit is even. I am between 30 and 70. what number am i? I think either 42 or 62. I am a square number. I am more than 50. My digits ...
December 8, 2011
christine went shopping and bought each of her six nephews a gift, either a video costing $14.95 or a Cd costing 16.88. she spent 91.63 on gifts how many videos and how many cd's did she buy
December 6, 2011
two forest fire stations,P and Q are 20.0 km apart, A ranger at station Q sees a fire 15.0 km away, if the angle between line PQ and the line form P to the fire is 25 , how far to the nearest tenth of a kilometre is statin P from the fire
November 26, 2011
A 290-N sphere 0.20 m in radius rolls without slipping 6.0 m down a ramp that is inclined at 31° with the horizontal. What is the angular speed of the sphere at the bottom of the slope if it starts from rest?
November 10, 2011
If a quarter circle is placed on a square target and the radius of the quarter circle is the same as the length of a side of the square, what is the probability that a dart that hits the square does not hit the quarter circle
October 26, 2011
The rear window in a car is approximately a rectangle, 1.1 m wide and 0.30 m high. The inside rearview mirror is 0.45 m from the driver's eyes, and 1.45m from the rear window. Part A What is the minimum length for the rearview mirror if the driver is to be able to see the ...
October 24, 2011
You are 1.9 m tall and stand 3.3 m from a plane mirror that extends vertically upward from the floor. On the floor 1.6 m in front of the mirror is a small table, 0.75 m high. What is the minimum height the mirror must have for you to be able to see the top of the table in the ...
October 24, 2011
Hello, Can some one check my work. I just want to make sure I answered the questions correctly. Thanks, Nikki 1) Every rhombus is a parallelogram. True 2) Every parallelogram is a rectangle. False 3) Every rectangle is a square. False 4) Every square is a rectangle. True 5) ...
October 19, 2011
A 2 kg ball of putty moving to the right at 3m/s has a head-on inelastic collision with a 1 kg ball of putty moving to the left at 3m/s. What is the final magnitude and direction of the velocity of the stuck together balls after the collision?
October 8, 2011
Hi. I've tried doing these problems and got long decimals that don't make sense. Please help!! 1) 13x + 6=4x-4 2) (1/2)x + 8= 3x + 2 3) (n/3) + 8=n + 1 4) 2n + 3= 2n + 3 I don't know how I would find n in this one!! 5) 5x + 2(2x-1)=-16 Thanks so much for all the ...
October 8, 2011
How do I solve these equations? I was out sick a whole week :( please no direct answers. I want to know the process as well. -a=5 4/5x=20 -2/3y=-18 -x/3=18 Please note that the / are fractions. Thank you so much in advance!! :)
October 8, 2011
Write a 350- to 700-word paper in which you discuss corrections accreditation and privatization. Address the following questions: What is corrections accreditation? How does corrections accreditation affect the professional development of corrections officers? How can ...
October 2, 2011
A car travelling at a constant speed of 136 km/hr passes a tropper hidden behind a billboard. One second after the speeding car passes the billboard, the tropper sets in a chase after the car wit ha constant acceleration of 3.8 m/s^2. How far does the trooper travel before he ...
September 29, 2011
criminal juctice 230
Prepare a 200- to 300-word response to the following questions: What is the objective of punishment in the criminal justice system? How does punishment apply to the overall criminal justice system? How may punishment assist with achieving institutional ...
September 24, 2011
Bob has just finished climbing a sheer cliff above a beach, and wants to figure out how high he climbed. All he has to use, however, is a baseball, a stopwatch, and a friend on the ground below with a long measuring tape. Bob is a pitcher, and knows that the fastest he can ...
September 18, 2011
Given that the electric potential is 7.0×10^−2 V higher outside the cell than inside the cell, and that the cell membrane is 0.10 thick, calculate the work that must be done (in joules) to move one sodium ion from inside the cell to outside.
September 5, 2011
You are riding on a jet ski directed at an angle upstream on a river flowing with a speed of 2.8 m/s. If your velocity relative to the ground is 8.2 m/s at an angle of 25.0° upstream, what is the speed of the jet ski relative to the water?
August 28, 2011
Sally contributed $500 every six months for fourteen years into an RRSP earning interest at 7.5% compounded semi-annually. Seven years after the last contribution Sally converted the RRSP into an RRIF which is to pay her equal quarterly payments for sixteen years. If the first...
August 1, 2011
Mr. Strupp expects to retire in 12 years. Beginning one month after his retirement, he would like to receive $500 per month for twenty years. How much must he deposit into a fund today to be able to do so if the rate of interest on the deposit is 12% compounded monthly?
August 1, 2011
A statistics professor gives a test and finds that the scores are normally distributed with a mean of 25 (out of 100) and a standard deviation of 5. She plans to curve the scores in one of two ways. 1) She could add 50 points to each grade. 2) She could use the following ...
July 5, 2011
1. (TCO 9, 2, 3, 7) You have worked for an electronics company for the past three years. You have been assigned the responsibility to create a workbook presenting profits and losses at the company's end of year meeting. It is critical for the workbook to include a ...
June 23, 2011