Wednesday

August 20, 2014

August 20, 2014

Total # Posts: 223

**physics**

An airplane is 5,000 m above an observer and 2.1 km to the west of them and 1.5 km to the north of you. Determine the angle to the plane in the x – y axis and the total distance to the plane from you. Choose the x-axis east, y axis north, and z axis up.
*May 13, 2014*

**Biology Help**

Describe how a monomer is the basic unit of all macromolecules. Thank you! :)
*April 16, 2014*

**LINEAR EQUATIONS**

how do i solve this: y = -2x +4
*February 7, 2014*

**Nurs**

i need to draw a concept map that represents the relationships among the concepts under study for either Middle-range theory, Grand theory, or practice theory. HELP!
*February 10, 2013*

**Math-URGENT!!!!**

write the parametric equations of -3x+1/2y=2/3. please help me!!!
*April 30, 2012*

**Math - Urgent!!!**

Write the equation of the hyperbola for which the length of the transverse axis is 6 units long anf the foci are at (0,5) and (0,-5). Someone please help me with this question. Thanks in advance.
*April 30, 2012*

**Math -Urgent!!!**

List all the possible rational zeros of f(x)=3x^3-x^2+2x=2. Please help me. I don't understand how to do this. Can someone show me please.
*April 29, 2012*

**Rational Forms**

List all the possible rational zeros of f(x)=3x^3-x^2+2x=2. Please help me. I don't understand how to do this. Can someone show me please.
*April 29, 2012*

**analyzing poem**

You're welcome. I'm a word-nerd and write some poetry of my own, so I like tryign to figure out what other Poets were thinking when they wrote their works.
*April 29, 2012*

**analyzing poem**

The tone is mournful. You can hear the sorrow and longing in the lines: "He was the last. Truly the last. Such yellowness was bitter and blinding Like the sun’s tear shattered on stone." The theme is freedom, or rather, the lack of it. The butterflies are a ...
*April 29, 2012*

**World War 1**

But to simply tell Serbia to deal with it's own problems would not have been advisable. The collapse of Serbia would effect the entire Balkan Peninsula, which would effect the oil consumers, which would effect both Russia and Germany as they used oil to fuel the expansion ...
*April 29, 2012*

**World War 1**

In my opinion they should have turned Austria-Hungary into an autonomous noman's land. Neither country would be allowed to enter without permission from the other, and the Austria_Hungarians would have been allowed self-rule under some supervision, like we did with Puerto ...
*April 29, 2012*

**World War 1**

A pact with Russia to split Austria-Hungary would have been the logical choice, but the borders would have been too close for the comfort for either country.
*April 29, 2012*

**World War 1**

You need to understand something. Austria-Hungary was disputed land becasue it bordered both Russia and Germany. Both countries wanted it. But Germany was a little smart. They saw the spread of communism in Russia and knew if Russia gained hold of Austria-Hungary, Russia would...
*April 29, 2012*

**Help W/ Definite Integrals**

Oh wow. Thank you so much. That was much more help than the book gave me! Thanks and God bless, Reiny!
*April 29, 2012*

**Help W/ Definite Integrals**

Evaluate the definite integral of (4x^3-x^2+2) from 5 to 2. Can someone please explain what I'm being asked to do? My book is not clear on this concept.
*April 29, 2012*

**Abortion**

Mercy Killing. That's what the Nazis called thier policy of exterminating the "undesirables" (or unwanteds) out of their society. The idea of murdering children because they're too young to care for themselves is no different than murdering the ailing, ...
*April 28, 2012*

**Vertices - Reflections&Tranlations?**

Thanks for reading this! A triangular prism has vertices at A(2,-1,-1) B(2,1,4) C(2,2,-1) D(-1,-1,-1) E(-1,1,4), and F(-1,2,-1)? This question has two parts: 1 - Which image point has the coordinates (-3,2,1) after a translation using the vector <-5,1,3> I'm thinking...
*April 28, 2012*

**Reiny Damon Bobpursley?**

Thanks for reading this! A triangular prism has vertices at A(2,-1,-1) B(2,1,4) C(2,2,-1) D(-1,-1,-1) E(-1,1,4), and F(-1,2,-1)? This question has two parts: 1 - Which image point has the coordinates (-3,2,1) after a translation using the vector <-5,1,3> I'm thinking...
*April 27, 2012*

**Reiny or Damon or Bobpursley **

Express the series 11 + 18 + 27 +...+ 171 using sigma notation. Usually you would take 27-18 and thats the step between numbers, right? (I think its the k-value?) But 27-18=9 and 18-11=7. Are we stepping by k+2 here? Like k, k+2 k+4, k+6...? Please help me. I'm not ...
*April 27, 2012*

**Evaluating Limits**

Oh....That would make more sense. Thanks for explaining that!
*April 27, 2012*

**Evaluating Limits**

Evaluate lim x/((x+2)^2 - 4) as x-> 0 or state that the limit does not exist. My book said I can substitute 0 into the equation. I did that and came up with ____0_____ (0+2)^2 -4 which simplifies down to ___0___ which = _0_ which = _0_ = 0. 2^2 - 4 4-4 0 That's ...
*April 27, 2012*

**Ethics**

I'm sorry if this comes across rude or forceful or anarchy-ish. I'm passionatly pro-life.
*April 26, 2012*

**Ethics**

Mercy Killing. That's what the Nazis called thier policy of exterminating the "undesirables" (or unwanteds) out of their society. The idea of murdering children because they're too young to care for themselves is no different than murdering the ailing, ...
*April 26, 2012*

** English (Star-Wars)**

If you want this sentance revised, I think it should read: "When the movie Star Wars premiered in 1977, it's special effects were both revolutionary and surprising." That's my opinion, but I'm just a high school senior and not a tutor. I hope this helps...
*April 26, 2012*

**Resultant Force?**

a force F1 of 35 newtons pulls at an angle of 15 degrees notrth of due east. A force F2 of 75 newtons pulls at an angle of 55 degrees west of due south. Find the magntiude and direction of the resultant force. Please help me - I have no idea what to do or even where to start!
*April 23, 2012*

**English (curious question)**

My parents both said Spanish was easier. I took Spanish 1 and 2. I did everythign I was told, studied everythign I had. I can barely speak five sentances coherently, though i finished my studies of the language six months ago. I cannot roll my r's no matter how hard i try...
*April 23, 2012*

**Parametric to Rectangular?**

find the rectangular eqaution of the curve whose parametric equations are x=5cos2T and y=-sin2T, where 0 is less than/equal to T which is less than/equal to 180
*April 22, 2012*

**College Majors?**

I just might. I just might.
*April 22, 2012*

**College Majors?**

Good points.
*April 22, 2012*

**Sum Of Unit Vectors?**

Thank you so much for providing a clear explanation!! :)
*April 22, 2012*

**Sum Of Unit Vectors?**

write MN as the sum of unit vectors for M(-3/4, 5, 2/3) and N(6, -9, 3/5). Someone help me please?
*April 22, 2012*

**Vectors?**

Find an ordered triple to represent vector x in x = -6z+1/4y if vector y=<2,18,-4/5> and vector z = <-1/2, 3/4, -1/6> Please and thank you. Multiple Choice: a) <25/8, 0, 4/5> b) <7/2, 0, 4/5> c) <7/2, 0, 6/5> d) <7/2, 33/8, 4/5>
*April 22, 2012*

**Vectors?**

@Damon: Thank you!
*April 22, 2012*

**Vectors?**

find an ordered pair to represent vector u in u = (3/4)w-2v if vector w = <-2/3,4> and vector v = <3/8,-2> How do i do this?
*April 22, 2012*

**Government**

Dear Charles - Break this up into seperate questions. 1) Discuss the nature of the corruption. Is it political? Violent? 2) Discuss the cause of the corruption. Is it based on religion? Is it stemming from one leader? Is it lack of money/food/basic necessities? 3) Discuss ...
*April 22, 2012*

**Vectors/Magnitude**

thank you!
*April 22, 2012*

**Exponential Functions?!**

solve 9^(2x-3) > 4. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth. The part in parenthesis is up at top like an exponent. I dont' know how to do this. Please help me.
*April 21, 2012*

**Hyperbolas**

Find the equation of the hyperbola whose vertices are at (-1,-5) and (-1,1) with a focus at (-1,-7). Please and thank you.
*April 21, 2012*

**Anti-ln?!?!**

Ah. Thank syou o much for your time and help. God Bless you.
*April 21, 2012*

**Anti-ln?!?!**

Is the answer 0.9521811297? That's what I got using the e^ key. (I don't have an inverse key on my calculator. It's a Casio fx-9750G PLUS Power Graphic, and the manual for it is literally one inch thick with 453 pages.)
*April 21, 2012*

**Anti-ln?!?!**

use a calculator to find the anti-ln(-0.049) to the nearest ten thousandth. My calculator doesn't do anti-ln. just ln. Someone helo me please?
*April 21, 2012*

**lang. arts**

Stand in your own space and know you are there. - Anonymous And of course, my favorite Bible quote from John 3:16 - For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son that whoever beleives in Him will not perish but shall have eternal life. I do not know if I am ...
*April 21, 2012*

**Polar equations**

write the polar eqaution 3 = r cos (theta - 315) in rectangular form.
*April 20, 2012*

**rational exponents**

thank you
*April 20, 2012*

**rational exponents**

express the third root of(8a^3y^5) using rational exponents. Please show your work!
*April 20, 2012*

**bobpursley**

write the equation of the ellipse with foci at (0, -sqrt3) and (0, sqrt 3) and for which 2a=4 i've done this befoe, but with squareroots as endpoints. and if 2a=4, a=2, right? Please help me.
*April 20, 2012*

**distance formula**

Thank you for taking the time to double check my work! God bless!
*April 20, 2012*

**distance formula**

I need to find the distance between two points, (6,-3) and (-1,4). d = sqrt[(x2-x1)^2 + (y2-y1)^2)] I got that down to the sqrt of 98, which is the decimal 9.899494937, approximated at 9.9. Is this the right answer?
*April 20, 2012*

**Logarithms**

thank you
*April 20, 2012*

**Logarithms**

solve 6 = 15^1-x by using logarithms. Round your asnwer to the nearest thousandth. PLease help?
*April 20, 2012*

**Polar equations - Help?**

thank you so much, I don't know how i missed that identity.
*April 20, 2012*

**Polar equations - Help?**

i need to graph the polar equation 2 = r cos (theta + 180) on one of the graphs that looks like a flattened globe. So far I have 2=r cos180 costheta + r sin180 sintheta what do i do now?
*April 20, 2012*

**Polar Equations**

thank you so much for your time.
*April 20, 2012*

**Polar Equations**

I am supposed to identify the classical curve that is represented by r = 1 + sin Theta. I think it's a cardioid, because its equation is r = 1 + 1 sin theta (r = a + a sin theta). Is this correct?
*April 20, 2012*

**earth**

I beleive that is the ozone effect, but I am not sure.
*April 19, 2012*

**Finance/ MAth**

find the balance after 15 years of a $2500 investment earning 5.5% interest compounded continuously Someone show me how to do this, please?!
*April 19, 2012*

**Trig/Precalc**

solve 6=e^0.2t Round your answer to the nearest hundredth Someone please help me - I don't understand this problem at all!
*April 19, 2012*

**Trig?Precalc**

write the rectangular equation x^2+y^2=6 in polar form. I do not want people to just post the answer! Please, show your work so that I can understand how to do these kinds of problems myself! Thank you and God Bless!
*April 19, 2012*

**English**

These look correct to me.
*April 19, 2012*

**Writing Help please!!**

There are other forms of the word posion too, if this is the word that is stumping you. There is venom, toxin, and contagion. You could do soemthing like "Venom in My Veins" since her blood is poisoned. Also there is the phrase "Pick Your Posion," which ...
*April 17, 2012*

**writing**

Well, it's a little hard to give suggestions without seeing the paragraphs you are transitioning between. However, I think i might have some sugestions. They are: It is for this purpose that... Therefore... All this to say... In addition to... In lieu of this point... In ...
*April 17, 2012*

**Essay (Please proofread) I appre**

You're very welcome.
*April 17, 2012*

**Essay (Please proofread) I appre**

Hurricane Katrina has been described as “one of the most devastating natural disasters” in U.S History. Do you have a source for this quote? If so, please put it at the end of the sentance in parenthesis. The storm’s wrath was the third deadliest to hit the ...
*April 17, 2012*

**fhjgf**

Not sure why you labeled this question fhjgf, but I'll see what i can do. Omar made $378 for 78 hrs of work. At the same rate, how much for 12 hours of work. First you need the rate for one hour of work. Divide 378 dollars by 78 hours of work. You should get about 4.85 ...
*April 17, 2012*

**english**

Sure, just click Post A New Question, label it English - Please Review, and then post your essay in the same feild where you would post a question.
*April 17, 2012*

**art history**

You don't have a time period listed, but you probably don't need one. Throughout most of history, Italy has been considered a utopia for painters. The emphasis on fine arts was and still is considered necessary for a good education. Less popular would be France.
*April 17, 2012*

**English 4**

Is this a question or a general statement you want an opinion on? No matter, because if either, it is highly controversial statement. There are many people out there who gather others around them because they need to feel surrounded. They might feel lonely and invisible, and ...
*April 13, 2012*

**Trig/PreCalc**

Teach me how to express 5sqrt3 - 5i in polar form please. I don't want you to do the work for me. Just show me the steps I need to do the work properly on my own. Otherwise I will not pass this class or the exam when I enter college, and I do not want to retake PreCalc. ...
*April 13, 2012*

**English--Essay help**

Thank you. I plan to go to college to major in journalism and get my bachelor's degree, possibly a master's. And Mackenzie, if I can put in another word - make sure you are passionate about your subject. A lack of enthusiasm in your topic not only makes your argument ...
*April 13, 2012*

**English--Essay help**

Dear Mackenzie - a thesis statement is the begining of your paper. It sums up your entire argument. It also captures the reader's attention or loses it becasue it is the first thing they read. MAke your statement bold and grabbing. Back it up in your argument. If you are ...
*April 13, 2012*

**ENGL-1020**

Dear Witchita - Writeacher is right. This poem is meant to be heard because it is Onomatopoeia (pronounced on-oh-ma-toe-pea-uh). Onomatapoeia, in the most basic form, is the use of words that imitate sound to form a poem. The sound words are meant to enhance your visual ...
*April 13, 2012*

**English**

Dear Paisely Jane - This is a good idea, although it has some grammer and punctuation that needs to be fixed. As for what comes next, well, that could be anything. Mabye their mother found it and, since it was dirty, decided to clean it up a bit. Maybe their father came home ...
*April 11, 2012*

**trig/precalc**

bobpursely: Thank you so much! God bless you for taking the time to help!
*April 10, 2012*

**trig/precalc**

a car's flywheel has a timing mark on it's outer edge. the height of the timing mark on the rotating flywheel is given by y=3.55sin[x - (pi/4)]. graph one full cycle of this function. I was not taught how to graph a function like this, only the simple y= sin x and y= ...
*April 10, 2012*

**Art and Writing**

Lauren: All arguments are very good points made by both sides. And yes, it is hard to make a living as an artist or writer. They aren't called starving artists for nothing. On the other side, if art and creativity are your passion, nothing less will ever satisfy you. (And ...
*March 31, 2012*

**English**

Dear Anon - If you want evidence to support your claim, may I suggest you pick an airline and use it fictitiously in your essay. By this I mean, write something like "Your friend Miranda moves to LA, California. You live in Houston, TX. You were very close and enjoyed ...
*February 18, 2012*

**English College composition I**

Your thesis statement should be the sentance that grabs the reader's attention and gets them interested while at the same time states your viewpoint. Be sure you know where you stand on your topic - you obviously do. I like your first thesis statement, especially the part ...
*January 15, 2012*

**Math**

If sinθ=1/5 and θ is in Quadrant I, find the exact value of sin2θ.
*January 12, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Given A=56degrees, C=61degrees, and b=10.5, solve triangle ABC. If no triangle exists, explain why. If two solutions exist, write both. Round your answer to the nearest tenth
*January 12, 2011*

**Math/Trigonometry**

1. Solve: 2 cos² x - 3 cos x + 1 = 0 for 0 ≤ x < 2pi. 2. Solve: 2 sin x - 1 = 0 for 0° ≤ x < 360° 3. Solve: sin² x = cos² x for 0° ≤ x < 360° 4. Solve: sin x - 2sin x cos x = 0 for 0 ≤ x < 2pi.
*January 12, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

f(x)=1/3sin(2/3x-π/4)+4 Find the amplitude, period, phase shift, and vertical shift of the function. Amplitude:1/3 Period:?????? Phase Shift:??????? Vertical Shift:+4 Please Help ?
*January 11, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

f(x)=1/3sin(2/3x-π/4)+4 Find the amplitude, period, phase shift, and vertical shift of the function. Amplitude:1/3 Period:?????? Phase Shift:??????? Vertical Shift:+4 Please Help ?
*January 11, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

3. f(x)=1/3sin(2/3x-π/4)+4 Find the amplitude, period, phase shift, and vertical shift of the function please.
*January 11, 2011*

**Trig**

f(x) = -cos(3x + pi). Find the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function.
*January 10, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

i didnt mean to put a negative sign
*January 10, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

Write the equation of the cosine function with an amplitude of 1, a period of 3pi/7, a phase shift of -pi/5, and a vertical shift of 2 units down.
*January 10, 2011*

**Trig/Math**

2. f(x) = 1/4 cos(1/2 x + pi/2). Find the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function. 3. f(x) = -cos(3x + pi). Find the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function.
*January 10, 2011*

**Trig**

2.Graph f(x) = 1/4 cos(1/2 x + pi/2). Find the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function. 3. Graph f(x) = -cos(3x + pi). Find the amplitude, period, and phase shift of the function.
*January 10, 2011*

**Trig**

4. Write the equation of the cosine function with an amplitude of 1/3, a period of 2pi, and a phase shift of 3pi/2. 5. Write the equation of the sine function with an amplitude of 4, a period of pi/2, and a phase shift of -pi/4.
*January 10, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

coterminal with 237degrees*
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Which of the following is coterminal with ? A)-237 B)33 C)-33 D)597
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Determine the period of the function: f(x)=3sin1/2x+2
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Find two exact values of sin(cosˉ¹ √5/6)
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Convert 2pi/3 radians into degrees please
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

If the population of rabbits in a certain area is modeled by the function, r=10,000cos(pi/12t)+35,000 where t is the time in months, approximately how many rabbits will there be in August (January is equal to t = 1)?
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

Write the sine function with an amplitude of 1/4, a period of 3pi, phase shift of pi4 to the right, and a vertical shift of 4 units down.
*January 4, 2011*

**Math/Trig**

State the amplitude, period, phase shift, and vertical shift of f(x)=-1/4sin(6x+2pi)+9
*January 4, 2011*

**Trig, Math**

State the amplitude, period, phase shift, and vertical shift of f(x)=2cos(1/2x-pi/6)-1/3
*January 4, 2011*

**Trigonometry**

Find the area of a sector, given a central angle of 240degrees and a radius of 15 cm. Round your answer to the nearest tenth.
*January 4, 2011*