Total # Posts: 53
Mr. Jones makes 3% commission on his sales of widgets. At a different company, Mr. Smith makes 5% commission selling the same widgets at the same price. Mr. Smith sold 500 fewer widgets than Mr. Jones, and they both earned the same commission. How many widgets did Mr. Smith sell?
December 12, 2016
A 40kg box of sweet cherries at 10 ° c cosisting of 30kg water and 10kg cherries is to be frozen at -30°c.Calculate the total amount of heat that needsto be removed from the cherries . The specific heat capacity of cherries is 3.43kj /kg°c. The specific ccapacity ...
November 9, 2014
When you suddenly stand up after lying down for a while, your body may not compensate quickly enough for the pressure changes and you might feel dizzy for a moment. (a) If the gauge pressure of the blood at your heart is 15.02 kPa and your body doesn't compensate, what ...
March 27, 2014
The bulk modulus of a liquid is 4.0 10^10 N/m2. Suppose a volume of 0.6 m3 of the liquid is taken from the surface where the pressure is approximately that of the atmosphere (1.00 10^5 N/m2) and is lowered into a pool of liquid to a depth where the pressure is 2.00 10^7 N/m2. ...
March 25, 2014
no matter how i work it out, i keep getting the wrong answers. please help!!! i only have two more submissions before it closes on me. A sample of blood is placed in a centrifuge of radius 14.0 cm. The mass of a red blood cell is 3.0 x 10^-16 kg, and the magnitude of the force...
March 16, 2014
Know matter how i work it out, i keep getting the wrong answers. please help!!! i only have two more submissions before it closes on me. A sample of blood is placed in a centrifuge of radius 14.0 cm. The mass of a red blood cell is 3.0 x 10^-16 kg, and the magnitude of the ...
March 7, 2014
Know matter how i work it out, i keep getting the wrong answers. please help!!! i only have two more submissions before it closes on me. A sample of blood is placed in a centrifuge of radius 14.0 cm. The mass of a red blood cell is 3.0 ✕ 10−16 kg, and the ...
March 7, 2014
Cecilia created 2.5 liters of a chemical mixture for an experiment. Saline soltution accounted for 12.5% of the mixture. How many liters of saline solution were in the mixture? a.) 0.3125 liters b.) 2.1875 liters c.) 3.125 liters d.) 31.25 liters
February 24, 2014
Beth plays a video game in which she starts with 0 points. In round 1, she loses 3 1/2 points. In round 2, she wins 28 1/2 points, and in round 3 she loses another 3 1/2 points. What is her final.score?
January 1, 2014
Lexi and Maria had $250 altogether. After Lexi spent 2 over 5 of her money and Maria spent $40, they had the same amount of money left. How much money did Lexi have in the beginning?
November 14, 2013
If Julie bought 8 T-shirts, she would be short $28. If she bought 4 T-shirts and 3 baseball hats, she would have $17 left. If each hat cost $5, how much money did she have in the beginning
November 7, 2013
Yani wants to make a scale diagram of the floor plan of his school. He wants his diagram to fit on an 8.5in. by 11in. sheet of paper. The school is 650ft long and 300 ft wide at its widest point. a) what would be a reasonable scale for Yani to use so that his diagram will fit ...
July 31, 2013
The rise of digital music and the improvement to the DVD format are part of the reasons why the average selling price of standalone DVD recorders will drop in the coming years. The function below gives the projected average selling price (in dollars) of standalone DVD ...
February 13, 2013
A car travel at 60 km/h. It the accelerates at 3.6m/s^2 to 90km/h.how long does it take to reach a new speed. How far does it travel during acceleration...the first answer I got is 2.2s and the other question I got 47m..i was checking to see if I was correct
January 16, 2012
A diver stands at rest at the end of a massless diving board as shown in Figure P8.16. (a) If the mass of the diver is 161 kg, and the board is 4 m long, what is the torque due to gravity on the diving board? I was thinking that T=Frsin(theta)... but I can't seem to get it...
October 11, 2011
The roller coaster in Figure P6.36 starts with a velocity of 15.4 m/s. One of the riders is a small girl of mass 30 kg. Find her apparent weight when the roller coaster is at locations B and C. At these two locations, the track is circular with the radii of curvature given in ...
September 26, 2011
A baseball pitcher can throw a baseball at a velocity of 44.5 m/s. If the mass of the ball is 0.12 kg and the pitcher has it in his hand over a distance of 1.79 m, what is the average force exerted by the pitcher on the ball? Any ideas?
September 26, 2011
When searching for gold, measurements of g can be used find regions within the Earth where the density is larger than that of normal soil. Such measurements can also be used to find regions in which the density of the Earth is smaller than normal soil; such regions might ...
September 21, 2011
The environmental protection agency allows 10 ppb concentration of arsenic in drinking water. If an 8 oz glass of water is at 10 ppb, how many ug of arsenic (As) is present? (8 oz= 236mL)
April 27, 2011
If a person has a BAC (blood alcohol concentration) of 0.08% v/v, would it be considered higher than the legal limit if the legal limit was 0.08 g/dL? (The density of ethanol is 0.789g/ mL)
April 27, 2011
Two planes leave an airport at the same time, one flying east, the other flying west.The eastbound plane travels 100 mph slower. They are 3040mi apart after 4hrs. find the speed of each plane
January 26, 2011
I need to write a 5-graph paragraph about either 1. A time I was dissapointed or 2. A situation that is negative but turns out positive. it doesn't have to be something that really happened in your own life. I can't think anything though so I was wondering if I could ...
January 20, 2011