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4) The sum of an infinite geometric series is 100. The second term of the series is 24. Find two possibilities for a (the first term) and r (the common ratio). b. Given, 5 2 4 a a a 159 and 4 1 3 a a a 265 , find ...
September 21, 2016
A tree grows vertically on a slope which has an incline of 27 degrees. When the sun is at an elevation of 78 degrees, the tree casts a shadow of 48 feet directly down the slope.
September 20, 2016
You roll a die. If an odd number comes up, you lose. If you get a 6, you win $54. If it is an even number other than 6, you get to roll again. If you get a 6 the second time, you win $18. If not, you lose. (a) Construct a probability model for the amount you win at this game. ...
August 24, 2016
A true-false test consists of 15 items. (a) If Chris does not study at all and guesses each and every item in the test, describe the probability model for the number of correct guesses. each individual question has a probability of 1/2 of being correct so you want (1/2)(1/2...
August 24, 2016
A true-false test consists of 15 items. (a) If Chris does not study at all and guesses each and every item in the test, describe the probability model for the number of correct guesses. (b) What is the probability that Chris gets 80% or more for the test? Not sure how to do a...
August 24, 2016
A true-false test consists of 15 items. (b) What is the probability that Chris gets 80% or more for the test? (c) If it is a 25 item true-false test, would you think it is easier or more difficulty for Chris to get 80% or more? (Hint: please calculate the corresponding ...
August 24, 2016
A woman can bicycle 66 miles in the same time as it takes her to walk 24 miles. She can ride 7 mph faster than she can walk. How fast can she walk? Using r as your variable to represent the rate at which she walks, write an equation using the information as it is given above ...
May 9, 2016
help !! chemistry
H2O(g) + Cl2(g) 2 HCl(g) + ½ O2(g) Heat of Reaction is WebAssign will check your answer for the correct number of significant figures. kJ Changed: Your submitted answer was incorrect. Your current answer has not been submitted. Information: COCl2(g) + H2O(g) CH2Cl2(l...
April 27, 2016
The U-Drive Rent-A-Truck company plans to spend $8 million on 280 vehicles. Each commercial van will cost $25,000, each small truck $30,000, and each large truck $40,000. Past experience shows that they need twice as many vans as small trucks. How many of each type of vehicle ...
April 8, 2016
Technology in the classroom
What is the ideal computer arrangement to use when you want to integrate computers directly into the classroom curriculum? A. One computer located in each classroom B. One computer that's shared among several classes C. A central computer lab, with one computer per student...
April 7, 2016
Lang arts 6th frade
Which is the best summary of the argument between Azaz and the Mathemagician in Act I of The Phantom Tollbooth? 1. Rhyme and reason declare a tie, and neither king is happy. 2. The audience votes after the Princesses count the sands and name the stars. 3. ...
March 28, 2016
It is a multiple choice exam with 12 problems, each problem has 5 options. You need to answer 10 correctly to pass, what is the probability that by guessing you will answer at least 10 problems correctly?
March 16, 2016
math 5th grade
Samantha is making some floral arrangements. The table shows the prices for one-half dozen of each type of flower. Price for 1/2 dozen flowers rose : $5.29 Carnation : $3.59 Tulip $ 4.79 part A: Samantha wants to buy 6 roses, 4 carnations, and 8 tulips. She estimates that she ...
March 1, 2016
I am the middle of 3 numbers whose total is 31. The largest is 3 more than 5 times the smallest. What # am I? 1st number I put as x 2nd number I put as y as long as y> x 3rd number is 3+5x=z X+y+z=31 so when I plug it in I get X+y+3+5x=31. Y=28-6x Now is where I get lost. ...
December 9, 2015
The CN Tower in Toronto, Canada, is the tallest free-standing structure in North America. A woman on the observation deck, 1150 ft above the ground, wants to determine the distance between two landmarks on the ground below. She observes that the angle formed by the lines of ...
November 19, 2015
Parking in a student lot cost $2.00 for the first half hour and $1.75 for each hour thereafter. A partial hour is charged the same as a full hour. What is the longest time that a student can park in this lot for $8.00.
October 12, 2015
White Collar Crime
Money for travel to different state where crime occured. Money to come back home. Drug testing while awaiting trial. Money for travel to go for trial by jury. Trial itself. Sentencing; then back home for a few months to get affairs in order. Money for travel to go to prison. ...
July 18, 2015
All Whales are mammals. All mammals have hair or fur. Therefore, all whales have hair or fur. True or False: There is no conclusion in these propositions. True False Dont worry, when I come back from my trip well be more in love than ever. After all, absence makes...
July 11, 2015
An airplane is at an altitude of 10 km. You spot the airplane at an angle of 55 degrees . How far away Is the airplane directly from you? Give your answer to the nearest kilometre.
April 11, 2015
A 6 m ladder is leaning against the wall of a house. The angle between the ladder and the ground is 68 degrees. How far away is the ladder from the wall.? How high up the house does the ladder reach ? Give your answers accurate to two decimal places.
April 11, 2015
A 6 m ladder is leaning against the wall of a house The angle between the ladder and the ground Is 60 degrees . How far away is the ladder from the wall? How high up the house does the ladder reach? Give your answers accurate to two decimal places
April 10, 2015
Talcott Parsons has suggested that with increasing institutional role specialization in modern societies, the family has taken on fewer functions Based on your experience, apply this functionalist perspective to evaluate the main functions of a Caribbean family today.
March 17, 2015
Talcott Parsons has suggested that with increasing institutional role specialization in modern societies, the family has taken on fewer functions Based on your experience, apply this functionalist perspective to evaluate the main functions of a Caribbean family today
February 26, 2015
a mixture of NaCl and sucrose that has a combined mass of 10.20g is dissolved in enough water to make up to a 250mL solution. osmotic presdure of solution is 7.32atm at 23℃. calculate the mass percent of NaCl
February 25, 2015
The time to fly between New York City and Chicago is normally distributed with a mean of 180 minutes and a standard deviation of 17 minutes. What is the probability that a flight is more than 200 minutes?
February 10, 2015
. The time to fly between New York City and Chicago is normally distributed with a mean of 180 minutes and a standard deviation of 17 minutes. What is the z-score that corresponds to a random variable X outcome of 190 minutes?
February 8, 2015
The surface of a cube is painted red and blue, 3 sides of each. The cube is cut into 27 equal sized smaller cubes. Find both answers to the question, "How many cubes have at least 2 sides painted blue?" and "How many cubes have at least 1 side painted red?"...
January 24, 2015
How many different surface areas are possible when 8 one inch cubes are arranged so that each has one or more faces in common (touching) with at least one of the other cubes? We have to use a physical model. And I have no idea how to start this or even do it. Please be ...
January 24, 2015
Suppose that the reliability of a HIV test is specified as follows: Of people having HIV, 90% of the test detect the disease but 10% go undetected. Of people free of HIV, 99% of the test are judged HIVive but 1% are diagnosed as showing HIV+ive. From a large population ...
January 22, 2015
If the probability of landing on a certain color is p, write an expression for the probability of not landing on that color or the complement. Suppose the probability of p is 1/4. Solve the expression and explain their relationship. The wheel has 4 colors: 2 parts a red 2 are ...
January 6, 2015