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# Posts by Rachel

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Some quasars (quasi-stellar radio source) have the largest red shifts ever observed. If this phenomenon is due to cosmic expansion, what can you say about their distance? What can you say about the age of the quasar at the time the light we now see left the quasar compared to ...
December 5, 2011

if count ibis is correct the answer would be 15400 accroding to another person you would get 15, 022.9 which is correct?
December 5, 2011

Chemistry
C2H6 --> 2CH3 at a temperature where the half-life is 21 minutes. If the initial concentration is 8.0 mM, what would the concentration be after 46.0 minutes? How long would it take to convert 95% of C2H6 at this temperature?
December 2, 2011

calculus
Maximimum profit: you operate a tour service that offers the following rates: (1) \$200 per person if 50 people (the minimum number to book the tour) go on the tour. (2) for each additional person, up to the maximum of 80 people total, everyones charge is reduced by \$2. it ...
November 27, 2011

algebra 1
solve by substitution. 0.5x+0.25y=36 y+18=16x
November 21, 2011

Chemistry
how many moles of lead (II) sulfate will be produced when 500 grams of magnesium sulfate is allowedto react with lead (II) nitrate?
November 20, 2011

government
why was amendment 17 significant and how were the state governments represented before this amendment?
November 20, 2011

speech
This might be a hard question to answer but I need an example for my speech for speech class. My speech is a persuasive on why you should foster an animal. I am talking about the benfits and how learning responsibility is a benefit. I know there are organizations out there ...
November 20, 2011

Another Question
the friday after thanksgiving so this year its the 25th
November 19, 2011

Another Question
are you talking about 8th grade in school? No school just gives out awards. You can sometimes get awards if you participate in sports such as track, softball, etc.
November 19, 2011

Another Question
Each grade gets tougher as you go allow. For me 8th grade was not that bad. The grades that you get in 8th grade do not go towards your high school gpa unless you are taking a high school credit course. But, even so, you still want to try your best! If you are in 8th grade or...
November 19, 2011

Question
I website I like is student questions . com
November 19, 2011

Chemistry
In an organic chemistry lab, why is the organic layer usually the upper layer in the separatory funnel while the aqueous layer is usually the bottom layer?
November 16, 2011

Chem
So, for the rate of formation of C, would it be 2.5E-5 x (5/4)?
November 14, 2011

Chem
Consider the following reaction: 6A + 2B 5C + 4D Determine the following rates at a time when the rate of consumption of B is 2.5E-05 M/s. a) rate of consumption of A M/s b) rate of formation of C M/s c) rate of formation of D M/s d) rate of reaction M/s
November 14, 2011

algebra 1
write an equation for the line that is perpendicular to the given line and that passes through the given point. (6,4);y=3x-2
November 14, 2011

algebra
Suppose that Jane borrows 7800 dollars from a bank on April 24 at an annual rate of 7 percent simple interest. How much does she owe on August 14 of the same year?
November 14, 2011

whay would a leaf be a good rug for a lady bug
November 10, 2011

Chemistry
In the experiment shown below, you add some salt to water. A = All of the solid dissolves (no solid at the bottom). B = You add more water and the solid stays dissolved. Select all of the following that are true about solutions A and B. The same number of ions are dissolved in...
November 10, 2011

Trig
November 7, 2011

calculus
water in a paper conical filter drips into a cup. let x denote the height of the water in the cup. if 10 in^3 of water are poured into the filter, find the relationship between dy/dt and dx/dt so the paper filter is 4 inches tall whith a radius of 2 inches. x is the height of ...
November 6, 2011

calculus
a billboard 20ft tall is located on top of a building with its lower edge 60 ft above the level of a viewers eye. how far from a point directly below the sign should a viewer stand to maximize the angle (theta) between the lines of sight of the top and bottom of the billboard...
November 6, 2011

Chem
The coordination compound has five stereoisomers (geometric plus optical isomers). Select all that apply... A:NH4[Pt(NH3)Cl3] B: tris(ethylenediamine)cobalt(III) sulfate C: tetraaquadichloronickel(IV) chloride D: [Co(NH3)2(en)Cl2]Cl E: [Co(en)2Cl2]Br F: sodium hexacyanoferrate...
November 4, 2011

physics
a laser beam with wavelength 632.8nm is incident normal to the plane of a diffraction grating with a slit separation d=2000nm. if the diffraction pattern is viewed on a screen 1m from the grating, find the distance separating the first, second, adn third maxima in the pattern.
October 30, 2011

speech
I am doing a speech on how to decorate a cupcake. But.. i do not know how to start it. I need an attention grabber any ideas?
October 29, 2011

physics
When the Sun is directly overhead, a hawk dives toward the ground at a speed of 3.07 m/s. If the direction of his motion is at an angle of 57.2 ◦ below the horizontal, calculate the speed of his shadow along the ground. Answer in units of m/s
October 27, 2011

calculus
im having so much trouble figuring out how to get these answers. i already know the answers i just need to figure out how to get them... directions: find the points of inflection and discuss the concavity of the graph of the function... 1. f(x)=(1/2)x^4+2x^3 2. f(x)=x^3-6x^2+...
October 23, 2011

Chemistry
Sorry, I need to clarify. My question is why does a precipitate begin to form even though the solution is still basic (before enough HCl is added to make it acidic). Enough HCl is added to make the solution acidic, then it is submerged in an ice bath where the precipitate ...
October 23, 2011

Chemistry
You isolate an acidic compound in an experiment by first separating it from the organic layer. Then you have a solution containing a salt of an acid. You acidify it using concentrated HCl. A precipitation begins to form while the solution is still basic.. why? You continue the...
October 23, 2011

Chemistry
Would this be the quickest/most efficient method: Take a small test tube, add roughly 1mL of water. Add a single drop of one of the unknown solutions. If the drop is miscible with water then it is from the aqueous phase; if it sinks to the bottom (or floats) it is the organic ...
October 19, 2011

Chemistry
During an experiment involving separation, you forget to label your beakers and you are unsure of which beaker contains the aqueous layer and which contains the organic layer. How could you quickly and efficiently determine which one is the aqueous layer?
October 19, 2011

Algebra 1
oh wait never mind. I see my mistake now. Thanks for the help.
October 18, 2011

Algebra 1
5. And wouldn't it be -12n?
October 18, 2011

Algebra 1
3n+40=-6(-2n+1)+1
October 18, 2011

Algebra 1
Thank you so much.
October 18, 2011

Fibonacci Numbers
I need to find f24. I know F23=28657 and f25=75025. I have figured out that F24 is 46368 using F(n)=F(n-1)+F(n-2). My problme is asking me for two values of n for which Fn=n. I do not understand what it is asking.
October 17, 2011

calculus
water is poured into a conical paper cup so that the height increases at the constant rate of 1 inch per second. if the cup is 6 inches tall and its top has a radius of 2 inches, how fast is the volume of water in the cup increasing when the height is 3 inches?
October 16, 2011

calculus
the cross section of a 5-ft long trough is an isosceles trapezoid with a 2 foot lower base, a 3-foot upper base, and an altitude of 2 feet. water is running into the trough at a rate of 1 cubic foot per minute. how fast is the water level rising when the water is 1 foot deep?
October 16, 2011

math
A ladder is resting against a wall. the foot of the ladder is 8 feet from the wall, and the top of the ladder is 19 feet from the ground. FIND THE slope of the ladder
October 16, 2011

Fibonacci Numbers
I posted the question several days ago and Mathmate helped to guide me along. I am just unsure if I do not understand what he is saying or if I did complete the problem right. I would appreciate any input. 1.618034 - -.618034 = 2.236068/sqrt 5 = 1.00000 I understand how to use...
October 15, 2011

calculus
a large ferris wheel is 100 feet in diameter and rises 10 feet off the ground. each revolution of the wheel takes 30 seconds. A) express the vertical distance "H" of the seat off the ground as a function of time "t" if t=0 corresponds to a time when the ...
October 13, 2011

Biology
What is the first step in replication?
October 12, 2011

Fibonacci Numbers: Understand one part not another
I understand how to use a calculator to write the decimal point using the golden ratio which is 1.618034 and the conjugate is -.618034. I also know that the relationship between the decimal expansions is that everything to the right of the decimal is the same except one is neg...
October 12, 2011

For any prime number p except 2 and 5, either Fp-1 or fp+1 is divisible by p. If I showed that this is true for p=7, the answer should be F8---is this correct because f8 is 21. P=11 would be divisible by 55 which is F10.
October 10, 2011

physics
is the speed of the cannon ball relative to the car or the ground??
October 10, 2011

Chemistry
A .1360 g sample of a mixture of magnesium and calcium carbonates when treated with HCL evolves 32.25 cm cubed of carbon dioxed measured dry at STP. Calculate the percent of magnesium carbonate in the mixutre.
October 4, 2011

chemistry
What is the pH of a solution prpared by mixing 50.0 ml of .200 M HCLO4 with 10.0 ml of .100 M KOH
October 4, 2011

Physics
A rope attached to an engine pulls a 240 Newton crate up an 14.7 degree ramp at a constant speed. The coefficient of kinetic friction for the surfaces of the crate and ramp is .32. What is the magnitude of the force that the rope exerts on the crate parallel to the ramp? (...
October 4, 2011

math
problem> mystery numbers: Bob is thinking of 2 numbers their sum is 26. their product is 165. what numbers is bob thinking about?
October 3, 2011

Geology
What is the defining characteristic of the troposphere? (Straight forward answers please & thank you)
October 2, 2011

Geology
A thunderstorm tends to be more severe and have a longer duration if the axis of the storm is: tilted, perpendicular to the ground, or it makes no difference. (Straight forward answers, if possible use the answer choices provided please & thank you)
October 2, 2011

Geology
How is a mid-latitude cyclone formed: thunderstorms on the west side of an occluded front, frontal systems in association with the Jet Stream, a lot of hot air, or cyclonic circulation around a sub-tropical high? (Straight forward answers, if possible use the answer choices ...
October 2, 2011

Geology
which 2 would create a low pressure at the surface? warm temp., cold temp., air moving through a terrain constriction, or air moving out of a terrain constriction. What is the main reason hail is not associated with tropical thunderstorms: lack of sufficient moisture in the ...
October 2, 2011

Geology
How is a mid-latitude cyclone formed
October 2, 2011

Geology
When will a thunderstorm tend to be more severe and have a longer duration in reference to the axis of a storm.
October 2, 2011

Geology
Winds blow whenever there are: cold temperatures, pressure inequalities in the atmosphere, or the earth rotates on its axis
October 2, 2011

Geology
When a hurricane approches a costal area the damage from the storm surge is greater if it occurs: low tide, high tide, tide makes no difference? The dew point of a prcel of air refers to: its elevation above the surface, the temp. at which condesation will occur, the pressure ...
October 2, 2011

Geology
why do fall winds always warm as they descend the lee side of a mountain
October 2, 2011

redwine
what measures does patrick henry say the colonists have already tried in their dealings with england?
September 29, 2011

Science
I have 2 questions. 1.) Is there a powder that just contains insoluble fiber. I know that Benifiber and many other products contain soluble fiber or both soluble and insoluble fiber. But for the experament I have put together i need an insoluble fiber powder ONLY! I have not ...
September 28, 2011

Math
Find dy/dx by implicit differentiation. cot(y) = 4x − 6y
September 28, 2011

calculus
Let P= (V^2)R / (R+r)^2 Calculate dP/dr, assuming that r is variable and R is constant.
September 26, 2011

Chemistry
Which of the following statements are false regarding using a solid drying agent? (select all that apply) a) Water can be present due to isolation and/or purification conditions b) A good drying agent must be soluble in organic solvent c) One type of drying agent is sodium ...
September 26, 2011

Chemistry
Which of the following statements are true regarding suction filtration? (select all that apply) a) Product should always be rinsed with cold water b) The filter flask can be held in place with your hand c) When filtering is complete you should remove the suction hose and then...
September 26, 2011

physics
A certain car is capable of accelerating at a uniform rate of .94m/s^2. What is the magnitude of the car's displacement as it accelerates uniformly from a speed of 87km/h to one of 97km/h? Answer in units of m.
September 24, 2011

physics
need help with the following question. if earth has a mass of 6.0*10^24 kg and a radius 6.4*10^6 m: a) find the change in gravitational potential energy of a meteorite of mass 150 kg as it moves from an infinite distance to the earth's surface. b) with what speed does the ...
September 24, 2011

math
so what is the opposite of a professional eater
September 22, 2011

chemistryyy
Answer the following two questions about the equivalence point for the titration of 27.8 mL of 0.235 M hypobromous acid (pKa = 8.64) with 0.214 M KOH. 1)Predict if the solution will be acidic, basic or neutral at the equivalence point. 2)Calculate the pH of the solution at the...
September 21, 2011

chemistryyy
Answer the following two questions about the equivalence point for the titration of 27.8 mL of 0.235 M hypobromous acid (pKa = 8.64) with 0.214 M KOH. 1)Predict if the solution will be acidic, basic or neutral at the equivalence point. 2)Calculate the pH of the solution at the...
September 21, 2011

CHEMISTRY
A buffer that is 0.271 M in acid, HA, and 0.150 M in the potassium salt of its conjugate base, KA, has a pH of 2.85. What is the pH of the buffer after 130. mL of 0.155 M LiOH is added to 0.650 L of this buffer? Assume that the volumes are additive.
September 21, 2011

CHEMISTRY
A buffer that is 0.271 M in acid, HA, and 0.150 M in the potassium salt of its conjugate base, KA, has a pH of 2.85. What is the pH of the buffer after 130. mL of 0.155 M LiOH is added to 0.650 L of this buffer? Assume that the volumes are additive.
September 21, 2011

Math: Different Forms of Linear Functions
y< x/2 -6 How do I make this into a table and then into ordered pairs?
September 15, 2011

Math: Different Forms of Linear Functions
The output is 6 less than one-half of the input
September 15, 2011

chemistry
What is Delta H rxn for the following chemical reaction? H2O(l) + CCl4(l)-> COCl2(g) + 2HCl(g)
September 4, 2011

math
cos(2x)
September 1, 2011

math
solve for sinx=cos2x (between 0 and 2pi)
September 1, 2011

calculus
find cosx and sinx if tanx = 4
September 1, 2011

Math
September 1, 2011

Math
7th* Hahaha The answer is onee![:
September 1, 2011

Math
Highest number minus the lowest. Which would be 5-4 You're Welcome!(; Btw I'm like a 7h graderr.:P
September 1, 2011

calculus
The side of a square is measured to be 12 inches with a possible error of ±0.02 inch in that measurement. If x is the exact length of the side of the square, express this difference as an absolute value inequality and solve. Then find the interval expressing the range ...
August 29, 2011

Bio
What is it called when b=d and r=0? A. iteroarity B. semelparity C. zero population growth D. cohort E. a survivorship curve I think it is E but I would greatly appreciate a teacher's input!
August 27, 2011

Chemistry
an atom is to an element as a compound is to a?
August 26, 2011

English
Thank you! It's really nice that you do this whole homework help for free. A lot of websites charge for stuff like that! I appreciate it immensely:) I'll be keeping this website in mind when I have Algebra 3-4 to keep up with:P
August 2, 2011

English
What tools are in a "writing toolbox"?
August 2, 2011

Medical Terminology
Need help identifying 15 medical terms that would be unfamiliar to non-medical persons. Also providing singular and plural forms of selected medical terms. This is a 47-year-old male who was in his usual state of health until early this evening when he developed an acute ...
August 2, 2011

Trigenometry
August 1, 2011

intermediate icd 9 cm coding
What are the codes for Intrauterine pregnancy, spontaneous delivery, single live born?
July 25, 2011

Med terms
dysphnea=dyspnea.....oops
July 12, 2011

Med terms
afonia=pneumonia eupnia=apnea dysphnea=dyspnes DOT=DOB ventolator=ventilator
July 12, 2011

Med terms
I am having troubles finding all 10 mistakes and need some help. Inpatient Progress Report Attending Physician: Moreover, Cindy Patient: Stephen R. Peters DOT: 03/01/19XX CHIEF COMPLAINT: This 53-year-old man visited the outpatient clinic for dyspnea and recurrent coughing. ...
July 12, 2011

physics
Physics: maximum force that can be applied to move an object? What is the maximum force F which can be exerted? Given: The friction between the block with mass 14 kg and the wedge with mass 16 kg is 0.19 . The surface between the wedge with mass 16 kg and the horizontal plane ...
June 16, 2011

Life science
True or false, the healthiest position to sleep on for the baby while you're pregnant is on your back
June 5, 2011

Life science
How many teeth does a child have and how many teeth do adults have?
June 5, 2011

Math puzzle
2•2=4, 7•3=21, 4•3=12, 3•2=6 ... 4+21=25, 25+12= 37, 37+3= 40, 40+4=44, 44+6= 50... I'm no math genius but I hope that I helped, the answer is 50.
June 5, 2011

propability
there are 40 tags numbered 1 through 40 in a bag. what is the probability that Glenn will randomly pick a multiple of 5 and than a multiple of 9 without replacing the first one?
June 1, 2011

Physics (Fill in the Blanks)
1. The last stage of a giant star is ____ 2. The path of a satellite is called ____ 3. The size of the Sun is the result of the "tug of war" between two opposing processes, nuclear fusion and ____ contraction Thanks :)
May 13, 2011

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