Brazil is the giant of S. America, and it has the largest and most productive economy. But Brazil is unlike other S. American states in a number of ways (ie. no megacity on a scale with San Paulo anywhere else in the realm) so that what locals call the "Brazilian model&...
February 10, 2009
Suppose you have a lemonade stand, and when you charge $1 per cup of lemonade you sell 50 cupes. But when you raise your price to $2 you only sell 25 cups. Write an equation for the nuber of cups you sell as a function of the price you charge. Denote "C" for number ...
January 19, 2009
Surveys indicate that 5% of the students who took the SATs had enrolled in an SAT prep course. 30% of the SAT prep students were admitted to their first choice college, as were 20% of the other students. You overhear a high school student say he got into the college he wanted...
January 2, 2009
A salesperson earns a salary of $500.00 per week, plus a commision of 2% of her total weekly sales. write an algebraic expression that computes the total weekly salary. Let m represent the total weekly sales.
December 14, 2008
1. how many grams are in 5.66 mol of CaC03 (3 is the subscript)? --------------------------------------- mass= 5.66 mol CaCO3 x mass/1 mol CaCO3 How do i finish this off? 2. find the number of moles in 508g of ethanol (C2H6O)? 2 and 6 are subscripts
December 10, 2008
stats: need help please
4.34 Keno is a favorite game in casinos, and similar games are popular with the states that operate lotteries. Balls numbered 1 to 80 are tumbled in a machine as the bets are placed, then 20 of the balls are chosen at random. Players select numbers by marking a card. The ...
December 7, 2008
Calculate the wavelength of the yellow light emitted by a Sodium Lamp if the frequency is 5.10 X 10^14 Hz. Formula: Wavelenght (lamda)= speed of light, 3 X 10^8(c)/frequency, 5.1 X 10^14. My answer was 5.9 X 10^-5. Is this anywhere near correct? Please explain the steps if I...
December 6, 2008
I have received a exclusion from uni, because I fail 3 courses this semester.So school ask me to write an appeal letter in order to get a chance of re-enrollment. Please help me and give me some advices, thanks a lot!!!
December 5, 2008
Describe a business scenario, either real or fictional, that depicts each of the following forms of business organization: Joint-stock company, Limited liability company, Partnership, and Sole proprietorship.
December 3, 2008
4th grader needs help>>>Transporation
I was asked to interview a grandparent about what New York's public transportation was like in the past. What kinds of questions could I ask him or her?
November 29, 2008
a particle starts at time t=0 and moves on a number line so that its position at time t is given by x(t)= (t-2)^3(t-6) what is the farthest to the left of the origin that hte particles moves?? i was able to find the velocity and acceleration formula. but i have no idea how to ...
November 23, 2008
Stats: need help please
two golfers plan to enter a tournament where the score will be determined as a team score. golfer x has a mean score of 85.4 and St. Deviation of 3.2 while golfer y has a mean score of 89.6 and St. deviation of 4.1. what is their expected team score and the variation ...
November 23, 2008
The first odd number can be expressed as 1 = 1squared - 0squared. The second odd number can be expressed as 3 = 2squared - 1squared. The third odd number can be expressed as 5 = 3squared - 2squeared. a) Express the fourth odd number in this form. (Am I right in saying 7 = ...
November 20, 2008
What is the answer to this one? 4/7y - 8 = 2/7y + 10 4/7y - 8 = 2/7y + 10 (4/7y - 8) - 2/7y = (2/7y + 10)- 2/7y 2/7y - 8 = 10 2/7y - 8 + 8 = 10 - 8 2/7y = 2 (2/7 y)/ 2/7 = 2/1 / 2/7 y = 2/14 or 1/7
November 19, 2008
please help; calc
original curve: 2y^3+6(x^2)y-12x^2+6y=1 dy/dx=(4x-2xy)/(x^2+y^2+1) a) write an equation of each horizontal tangent line to the curve b) the line through the origin with the slope .1 is tangent to the curve at P. Find x and y of point P.
November 12, 2008
Calculus-Optimal Form: need help... please
Suppose you are designing a coffee creamer container that has a volume of 48.42 cubic inches. Use the surface area and volume of a cylinder to develope an eqn. relating radius r and surface area S. ¡Ç=pi=3.14 S=2¡Çr^2+2¡Çrh V=¡&...
November 4, 2008
the curve: (x)(y^2)-(x^3)(y)=6 (dy/dx)=(3(x^2)y-(y^2))/(2xy-(x^3)) a) find all points on the curve whose x-coordinate is 1 and write an equation for the tangent line of each of these points b)find the x-coordinate of each point on the curve where the tangent line is vertical
November 2, 2008
The question is as follows: The round trait is dominant over recessive wrinkled peas. A homozygous round pea mates with a homozygous wrinkled pea. The resulting F1 generation is self crossed and 900 round pea plants and 100 wrinkled plants are observed. What is the penetrance...
October 22, 2008
1)How many covalent bonds does it take to satisfy the carbon atom? 2)In the body, carbohydrates are stored in the form of: 3)Name the portion of an enzyme that attaches to the substrate. 4)The coiling of the protein chain backbone into an alpha helix is referred to as the 5)A ...
October 15, 2008
1)Which organelle makes most ATP 2)The chemical reaction that joins two amino acids is called 3)In a single molecule of water which type of bond holds the H to the O? 4)Which type of chemical bond results from the transfer of an electron from one atom to another 5)A chemical ...
October 15, 2008
1)Which group of organic molecules makes up your genetic code 2)A substance which tends to resist a change in the pH of a solution is called a 3)Which buffers is the most common in the body 4)Which of molecules is primarily made of CHON 5)Which is the building block or monomer...
October 15, 2008
1)Which two molecules/chemicals make up the backbone of the DNA molecule? 2)Which organelle makes most ATP? 3)AMP would have ________ phosphate(s) attached to it? 4)Which is the smallest carbohydrate 5)Which type of chemical bond involves a sharing of electrons
October 15, 2008
ok, so you have to find the cos of x-axis: v*cos=(300m/s)cos 55 degrees, and then the sin of your y-axis: v*sin= (300m/s)sin 55 degrees. The vx (x-axis)is always constant. Then you have to use the formula: x=x(i)*t+ 1/2axt^2 to get the x- coordinate, y=y(i)*t +1/2ayt^2. That...
September 30, 2008
ALGEBRA -- long division
Find each solution using long division. Show your work. Show that x + 1 is NOT a factor of... 2x^3 + x^2 - 11x - 30. Show that x - 3 IS a factor of 2x^3 - 11x^2 - 11x^2 + 12x + 9.
September 25, 2008
A man selling fruit has only three weights. But with them he can weigh any whole number of kilograms (from 1 kg to 13 kg) inclusive on his balance. What weights does he have? Responses math - Kalyan, Friday, September 5, 2008 at 4:38am The man had 1kg, 3kg and 9 kg weights. ...
September 5, 2008
A man selling fruit has only three weights. But with them he can weigh any whole number of kilograms (from 1 kg to 13 kg) inclusive on his balance. What weights does he have? I can't figure this out
September 5, 2008
A man selling fruit has only three weights; but with them he can weigh any whole number of kilograms from 1 kg up to 13 kg, inclusive on his balance. What weights does he have?
September 4, 2008
Chemistry- HWK CHECK
5 is B. I really find it mean that people deliberately put the wrong answers on this site. Is the pursuit of a decimal's worth of increased standing in the class distribution really worth lessening your character? Why can't we just help each other out fairly?
August 4, 2008
Law and Ethics
I am taking a course at Penn Foster and was having problems myself finding this information. It takes awhile but the AMA site really is helpful. Try looking for article E 5.07 and H 325.971. Also go to Google books and search the book Medical Ethics. It lets you preview the ...
July 20, 2008
science- need some help
ms. Sue I have to do a powerpoint presentation I do not know where to start I am having a serious hard time on this 4th of July. Please help. I need some information that can help me start Power Pointpresentation that describes environmental benefits and challenges of ...
July 4, 2008
Algebra 2 Honors
Right now in my class i am learning about sequences and series and im currtently suck on this problem. "A certain sequence is defined recursively by the t1=1 , t2=2, t2n=2t2n-2, t2n+1=3t2n-1. Find the first eight terms of the sequence." thanks for your help.
May 12, 2008
True/ False: The pH of a soln that is 0.20 M CH3COOH and 0.20 M CH3COONa should be higher than the pH of a 0.20 M CH3COOH soln Would it be true since CH3COOH and CH3COONa are both weak acids, and if you mix them together, it becomes more diluted, and hence should have a higher...
May 5, 2008
Algebra 2 Honors- Ellipses REAL ONE
for my homework problem i have the equation: (x^2/16) + (y^2/1) = 1 I need to find out the center, the vertices, co- vertices and the Foci. I have trouble knowing how to find them, so if you can please explain them. Thank you.
April 30, 2008
Algebra 2 Honors- Ellipses
for my homework problem i have the equation: (x^2/16) + (y^2/4) = 1 I need to find out the center, the vertices, co- vertices and the Foci. I have trouble knowing how to find them, so if you can please explain them. Thank you.
April 30, 2008
Pre Calc-decode matrix
help!-matrix size is 3x3 clues for the encoding matrix: 1. all entries are one digit and positive 2. a11, a12, a13 are all equal and prime, their sum is also prime 3.the sum of a11, a12, a13 is equal to a21 4. the sum of a22 and the opposite of a33 is zero. a22 is prime and ...
April 27, 2008
withoutour two great political parties cutting across economic and geographic interest,democracy as we know it could never have been made to function.the author of this statement probably meant that;
April 22, 2008
18) Which of the following is the most significant result? A) P<.001 B) P<.005 C) P=.05 D) P>.05 Okay, I have the answer key and know the question is A, but I always thought that if the P value is greater than .05 than it IS considered significant and you can reject ...
March 29, 2008
Numerical & Proportional Reasoning
the bloodhound has 4.0*10^9 scent receptors in its nose. a typical human has 1.2*10^7 scent receptors. how many time more scent receptors does a bloodhounds have than a human? round answer to the nearest whole number
February 23, 2008