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February 28, 2017

# Posts by Scott

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physics
A bullet is fired through a wooden board with a thickness of 8.0 cm. The bullet hits the board perpendicular to it, and with a speed of +350 m/s. The bullet then emerges on the other side of the board with a speed of +210 m/s. Assuming constant acceleration (rather, ...
September 11, 2014

science
h1 = -1/2 g t^2 + 100 h2 = -1/2 g t^2 + 50 t the balls cross when h1 equals h2 looks like 2 sec
September 10, 2014

math
12.5= 3/k how do u solve k?
August 7, 2014

physics
A.) the height of the slope is ___ 500m * sin(24º) GPE = m g h b.) .2 m g h = 1/2 m v^2 .4 g h = v^2
July 14, 2014

Math
the probability of at least one being defective equals 1 minus the probability that all three are good 1 - (5/8)^3 = .756 (approx)
July 10, 2014

Lea408
can someone please tell me if I am right Like optical scanners, capacitance fingerprint scanners generate an image of the ridges and valleys that make up a fingerprint. But instead of sensing the print using light, the capacitors use electrical current. (Points : 1) True False...
June 8, 2014

Chemistry
a sulfuric acid solution that is 65.0 h2so4 by mass has a density of 1.55 g/mL. What is the molality of sulfuric acid in this solution
May 31, 2014

Data Management
In a multiple choice test that contains ten questions with each question having five possible answers, what is the probability that Colin will pass the test if he merely guesses at each question?
May 22, 2014

statistics
A test designed to check for sickle-cell anemia has an 85% chance of detection in that, if a person has the disease, there is an 85% chance that the test will be positive. And, if the person does not have the disease, there is an 85% chance that the test will be negative. We ...
May 13, 2014

statistics
A laptop computer manufacturer found that by improving their battery design, they could increase the time that the laptop computer could be used on a single charge. To verify this improvement, they compared a sample of 10 laptops installed with the improved batteries to a ...
May 13, 2014

statistics
Five coins all balanced the same were tossed 150 times. Note that, while the coins are all balanced the same, they may or may not be fair coins. Since five coins were tossed, the possible number of heads for each toss could be zero through five. The following table gives the ...
May 13, 2014

science
Dissecting yw have a great great day ppl
May 7, 2014

CRJ
May 4, 2014

CRJ
7. D 8. B 9. B 10.A
May 4, 2014

CRJ
I think I know the answers could you please tell me if I am right 1. c 2. D 3. B 4. D 5. D 6. B 7. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.
May 4, 2014

CRJ
1. Which of the following was an impact on policing as a result of WWII? (Points : 1) The Pendelton Act An increase in educational requirements for police A shortage of experienced officers The adoption of residency requirements for police Question 2. 2. The Pendelton Act of ...
May 4, 2014

LEA201
Conduct an analysis of community policing with regard to the impacts pertaining to law enforcement administration. Thoroughly compare and contrast the aspects of community policing that are significantly influenced by the public interaction and political influence. As a police...
May 1, 2014

LEA 201
Conduct an analysis of community policing with regard to the impacts pertaining to law enforcement administration. Thoroughly compare and contrast the aspects of community policing that are significantly influenced by the public interaction and political influence. As a police...
April 30, 2014

statistics
Which of the following statements is correct? A. An extremely small p-value indicates that the actual data differs markedly from that expected if the null hypothesis were true. B. A large p-value indicates that the data is consistent with the alternative hypothesis. C. The p-...
April 25, 2014

Chemistry
What mass of NaOH is required to create 500 mL of a .4 M solution of Sodium Hydroxide(aq)?
February 13, 2014

NO we always see the same side of the moon because its rotational period is the same as its orbital period (about 28 days) if the moon rotated every 24 hrs (like Earth), then you would see different parts of the moon during its orbit
January 8, 2014

math
Three times as many childeren as adults attended a concert on Saturday. An adult ticket is \$7 and a child's ticket is \$3. The theater collected \$6000. How many people bought tickets?
November 4, 2013

Math
First take the largest addend which is 37. It takes 3 more ones to make 37 = 40 (37 + 3 = 40). So subtract 3 from 15 (15-3) which give 12. Now add 40 + 12 = 52
October 23, 2013

Math
the .88 is okay, but the exponent is not actually, there is supposed to be one digit to the left of the decimal point 8.8x10^-3 the exponents are subtracted when dividing (1.23/1.4)x10^(-10 - -8) = .88x10^-2 ___ = 8.8x10^-3
October 17, 2013

Physics
the net acceleration is ___ g sin(16.9º) - (4.1×103 N / 3.5 × 103 kg) divide the speed at the bottom by the acceleration to get the time for the trip the average speed is (0 + 4.2) / 2 speed times time is distance (the length of the driveway)
October 17, 2013

physics
the spring compresses until the spring force equals the applied force 14 N = x * 5.0×10^2 N/m
October 17, 2013

physics
w = 1/2 k x^2 where x is the distance stretched
October 17, 2013

physics
the component of gravitational acceleration parallel to the slope is ___ g sin(30º) the force on the skier is ___ m g sin(30º)
October 16, 2013

phyics
with the plane starting from rest and a uniform acceleration, the average velocity is 20 m/s so the time of acceleration is 184/20 or 9.2 s the acceleration is (40 m/s) / 9.2 s
October 15, 2013

physics
the bank angle provides the necessary centripetal force m * v^2 / r = m * g * sin(θ) * cos(θ) convert v to m/s, then solve for r
October 15, 2013

Math
there are three pairs of matching sides two are L x W ___ 2 * 7 * 3 two are L x H ___ 2 * 7 * 9 two are W x H ___ 2 * 3 * 9 find the areas, add them together multiply by the paper cost
October 9, 2013

Physics
the momentum of the system stays constant ___ 94 * .49 forward throw (94 - .27)x + (.27 * 15) = 94 * .49 backward throw (94 - .27)x - (.27 * 15) = 94 * .49
October 8, 2013

college math
.00001 - .0001 10^-5 - 10^-4 -9x10^-5 ___ -.00009
September 30, 2013

ap chemistry
a Coulomb ≈ 6.24x10^18 electrons find the number of moles in 96.5 kC (by multiplying) this equals the moles of Ag produced mass = moles * molar mass
September 28, 2013

physics
your calculated v will be in m/s the question asks for rpm 60 s in a min and circumference = 2πr (60 v) / (2 π r)
September 28, 2013

PHYSICS
f = m a tension = (3.8 * 2.1) + (3.8 * g)
September 28, 2013

Physics
the work is equal to the change in the (kinetic) energy of the truck w = (1/2 m 25^2) - (1/2 m 13^2) w = 1/2 * 8000 * (25^2 - 13^2)
September 28, 2013

math
(15 + 14 + 13 + 12 + 11 + ...) minus (12 + 11 + 10 + ...)
September 28, 2013

Physics
t is the time for Tina to catch David 1/2 a t^2 = v t 1.45 t^2 = 24 t 1.45 t^2 - 24 t = 0 t = 24/1.45 distance = 24 * 24/1.45 speed = accel * t = 2.9 * 24/1.45
September 26, 2013

physics
the velocity changes by 9 m/s (27 - 18) this takes approx. 2.6 s (9 / 3.5) the average velocity is 22.5 m/s ___ (27 + 18) / 2 the distance traveled is velocity multiplied by time
September 26, 2013

science
power = work / time p = (1000 * m * g * h) / (30.0 min * 60 s/min) p = (1000 * 196)j / 1800 s (watts)
September 25, 2013

science
p.e. = m * g * h 10.3 kj = 5.20 kg * 9.8 m/s^2 * h 10.3 k / (5.2 * 9.8) = h (in meters)
September 25, 2013

Phyics
the rocket attains a velocity of 75.5 * 1.58 or 119.3 m/s since it started from zero, the average velocity for the 1st part of the flight is 119.3/2 or 59.65 m/s it runs out of fuel at a height of 1.58 * 59.65 or 94.24 m in the 2nd part of the flight, the rocket is decelerated...
September 25, 2013

physics
the velocity in the x-direction is constant the penguin is accelerated in the y-direction by the wind a = f / m = .45 / 5.7 v = a * t the x-velocity and y-velocity add as vectors to give the net velocity (vx)^2 + (vy)^2 = v^2
September 25, 2013

physics
push off from your backpack as hard and fast as you can, towards the shore you and your backpack will gain equal amounts of momentum you will slide to solid ground and your backpack will end up on the opposite shore
September 25, 2013

Physics
the net work done on the car, by the driver, is ZERO the force is applied internally to the moving reference frame of the car this would be like sitting in a wagon and trying to move it by pushing on the inside -- no net work
September 25, 2013

Physics
the work stretching the spring equals the change in the gravitational potential energy 1/2 * k * x^2 = m * g * x 37 x^2 = 3.3 * 980 * x = 3234 x x^2 - (3234/37)x = 0 x = 3234/37
September 24, 2013

physics
gravity provides a downward acceleration of 9.8 m/s^2 so the bungee cord is providing an upward acceleration of 1.4 m/s^2 (9.8 - 8.4) the force is upward with a magnitude of 65 kg * 1.4 m/s^2
September 24, 2013

Phyics
velocity = acceleration * time her acceleration is zero for the rest of the race, so her velocity stays constant
September 24, 2013

Biology
Describe how enzymes affect chemical reactions and explain why this makes enzymes important to living things. I need help this will be on my test I am studying for.
August 28, 2013

math
how many ways can a 3 person subcommittee be selected from a committee of 7 people
July 31, 2013

math
using simple interest on a loan at 8.4% for one year making monthly payments. Find the APR on a \$5000 loan.
July 31, 2013

Math
Heather has divided \$8000 between two investments, one paying 8% and the other paying 6%. If the return on her investment is \$550 how much does she have in the larger investment?
July 31, 2013

Math (probability)
Real Estate ads suggest that 50% of homes for sale have garages, 24% have swimming pools, and 11% have both. If a home for sale has a garage, what's the probability that it has a pool too? Write as a decimal.
July 27, 2013

Math
What is the cubic feet of a concrete slab 20ft x 30ft x 6" thick.
July 18, 2013

Math(reiny)
On the earlier questin would the speed be faster not slower?
July 11, 2013

Math
Over a fixed distance speed r varies inversely as time t. If the speed of a car is 30 mph when the time is 6 seconds what would the speed be of the car if the time was 4 seconds
July 11, 2013

physics
m * g * h 80.4 * g * 2630 * sin(19.4º)
July 8, 2013

science
a substance going into solution has no effect on the weight the weight of the solution is the weight of the solvent plus the weight of the solute
July 8, 2013

chemistry
.1M * (45.5 / 50)
July 7, 2013

physics
the two particles experience the same force (the tension in the string) since A has twice the mass of B, its acceleration will be half of B's so A's final velocity will be half of B's (1/2 * 2kg * v^2) + (1/2 * 1kg * (2v)^2) = 12J 2 v^2 + 4 v^2 = 24 v^2 = 4 ___ v...
July 7, 2013

Algebra 2
the probability of NOT getting a particular glass on any visit is 4/5 or .8 the probability of NOT getting a particular glass on 15 visits is .8^15 the probability of getting a particular glass in 15 visits is 1 - .8^15 the probability of getting all 5 glasses in 15 visits is...
July 6, 2013

physical science
the tension in the string provides the force for the centripetal acceleration of the stone f = m * v^2 / r = 1 * 5^2 / .5 the force is in Newtons
July 6, 2013

physics
If a metal wire carries a current of 79 . 0 mA, how long does it take for 7.90 × 10 20 electrons to pass a given cross-sectional area anywhere along the wire? The fundamental charge is 1 . 602 × 10 − 19 C. Answer in units of s
May 21, 2013

Chemistry
n and inQ are doubled EAo and E have no change Q is squared
May 8, 2013

math
How much paper is used for a label on a can of frosting. The height of the jar is 5 inches and the radius is 1.5 inches I did SA=2TTrh+2TTr^2 SA=2TT1.5(5)+2TT1.5^2 SA=15TT + 2TT2.25 SA=15TT=4.5TT SA=19.5TT SA=61.261 SA=61.3in^2 61.3in squared of paper was used for the label ...
March 18, 2013

physics
Consider a pendulum of length 4.720 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9 . 832 m / s 2 . a) What is its period at the North Pole? Answer in units of s 009 (part 2 of 6) 10.0 points b) What is its frequency? Answer in units of Hz
March 17, 2013

Math
Aubrey spent 2/7 of her money and gave 1/4 of the remaining money to her hungry parents. she had \$120 left. How much did she have left?
March 14, 2013

Algebra
I need to factor out the greatest common monomial factor: 1) 20x^2y^2 - 4xy 2) 18s^2t^5 - 2s^3t 3) -2g^4 +14g^2 + 6g
March 12, 2013

Algebra
I need to solve these equations : 1) 5w^2 - 5w = 0 2) 2x^2 + 15x = 0 3) -32y^2 - 24y = 0 4) 6h^2 = 3h 5) -42z = 14z 6) -12p^2 = -30p
March 12, 2013

Algebra
How do I factor out the greatest common monomial factor? 1) 9m^7 - 3m^2 2) 12a^5 + 8a 3) I need to describe and correct the error in facotring out the greatest common monomial factor of 18x^8 - 9x^4 - 6x^3 18x^8 - 9x^4 - 6x^3 = 3x(6x^7 - 3x^3 - 2x^2) is INCORRECT
March 12, 2013

geometry
4. In order to properly design a heating system for a greenhouse, the volume of air in the building needs to be determined. Find the volume of air in the greenhouse below. The length of the building is 40 feet long, the width is 20 feet long, and it is 8 feet from the ground ...
March 1, 2013

Analytical Chemistry
if you use the pk2 wouldnt you get a negative value for nah2po4?
February 22, 2013

physics
A steam engine’s boiler completely converts 151 kg of water to steam. This process in- volves the transfer of 4.8786 J J as heat. If steam escaping through a safety valve does 1.66 × 108 J of work expanding against the outside atmosphere, what is the net change in ...
February 19, 2013

physics
A person takes in a breath of 27C air and holds it until it warms to 36.5C. The air has an initial volume of 0.39 L and a mass of 0.00077 kg. Determine the work done by the air on the lungs if the pressure remains constant at 1 atm. Answer in units of J
February 19, 2013

Math/Physics
What is an expression for the standing wave that is produced by adding the two waves (2.5 cm)sin[(3.0 m-1)x - (27 s-1 )t] and (2.5 cm)sin[(3.0 m-1)x + (27 s-1)t]
January 30, 2013

Physics
Air is vibrating in a tube (closed at both ends) at its fundamental frequency of 160 Hz. If the tube is filled with helium instead, what is its fundamental frequency? Use 1020 m/s for the speed of sound in helium.
January 30, 2013

Physics
If the seventh and fourth standing wave frequencies of a string differ by 144 Hz, what is the fundamental frequency of the string?
January 30, 2013

Physics
Write an expression for the standing wave produced by adding the two waves (2.5 cm)sin[(3.0 m-1)x - (27 s-1 )t] and (2.5 cm)sin[(3.0 m-1)x + (27 s-1)t].
January 30, 2013

Physics
Two identical tuning forks have frequencies of 512 Hz. If one is held by a listener while the other approaches at a speed of 7.2 m/s, what does the listener hear?
January 30, 2013

Physics
the horizontal velocity of the ball is ___ Vh = 176 cos(35º) the vertical velocity of the ball is ___ Vv = 176 sin(35º) it takes the ball 565 / Vh seconds to reach the back wall the time to the peak of the ball's trajectory is ___ Vv / g the difference between ...
January 18, 2013

Math
x / (2x + 10) = 5 / 12 "cross" multiplying ___ 12x = 10x + 50
January 18, 2013

Physics
vacuum doesn't pull, pressure pushes b.
January 18, 2013

Physics
500 N/m^2 b.
January 18, 2013

Physics
2 s up and 2 s down the velocity took 2 s to drop to zero (at the peak of the flight) so it must have started at 20 m/s
January 14, 2013

Chemistry
calculate the pH of a 0.2moldm-3 solution of ammonia at 298K given that Kb for ammonia is 1.8x10-5
January 6, 2013

Math
It is not a school question. It is a real life question. So let's assume the interest averaged 4 % compounded daily over the 27 years.
December 19, 2012

Math
\$2700 left in an account paying 4% interest would be worth how much today?
December 19, 2012

Economics
\$2700 left in a variable rate interest bearing account in 1986 is worth how much today ?
December 19, 2012

Math
If I left \$2700 in a variable rate interest account in 1986, how much is it worth today ?
December 19, 2012

physics
A block starts at rest and slides down a fric- tionless track. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . It leaves the track horizontally, striking the ground (as shown in the figure above). b b b b b b b b b b b b 502 g h 2.2 m 4.4 m 9.81 m/s2 a) At what height h above the ...
December 3, 2012

Physics
Two banked curves on a highway have the same radius. Curve A is banked at 13 degrees and highway B is banked at 19 degrees. A car can travel around curve A without relying on friction at a speed of 18 m/s. At what speed can this car travel around curve B without relying on ...
November 27, 2012

physics
A flight attendant pulls her 74.2 N flight bag a distance of 324 m along a level airport floor at a constant velocity. The force she exerts is 37.9 N at an angle of 55.2 above the horizon- tal. a) Find the work she does on the flight bag. Answer in units of J 024 (part 2 ...
November 22, 2012

physics
A 42.1 kg diver steps off a diving board and drops straight down into the water. The water provides an average net force of resistance of 1559 N to the diver’s fall. If the diver comes to rest 4.1 m below the water’s surface, what is the total distance be- tween the ...
November 22, 2012

physics
Calculate the speed of an 7.6×104 kg airliner with a kinetic energy of 1.2 × 109 J. Answer in units of m/s
November 22, 2012

Physics
During a baseball game, a batter hits a pop up to a fielder 65m away. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8m/s^2. If the ball remains in the air for 5.7s, how high does it rise? Answer in units of m.
November 19, 2012

physics
Give up. Drop out of school
November 16, 2012

physics
65 = .5 g t^2 130 = 9.8 t^2 the distance is 7.8*t
November 11, 2012

physics
.4 = .5 g t^2 .8 = 9.8 t^2 the x-velocity is 76/t
November 11, 2012