# Posts by Tom

Total # Posts: 1,421

**Math**

isoceles triangle with vertex of 45 degrees, base angles are 67.5 degrees. The 2 legs are 10' in length. What is the length of the base? (I am an older adult with minimal math skill. Just have a building project.)

**Maths**

The population of a colony of frogs under ideal condition double every 10 days. Solve the the equation 2 raised to the power of n equals 50 (2^n =50)to work out how many 10 days period it takes for the population to be 50 times as large as it is now. Hence, write down this ...

**economics**

Part 1 A firm has the current liabilities and equity financing on its balance sheet. The firm has taxable income that puts it in a 38% federal tax bracket, and the state in which it operates levies a 6.5% income tax. Compute the firm’s weighted average cost of capital. ...

**Math**

What is the volume of a cereal box that is 2 inches thick, 12 inches high and 10 inches wide?

**physics**

so for the first part of the question.. I used f=((C+Vr)/c)*fs for moving towards and when its moving away, the sign changes to negative instead of positive right? But for the second part of the question,,, what formula do i use here? im a little confused here!

**physics**

After giving an intense performance, a confused and disoriented flautist has wandered onto the motorway! They are playing a constant 300Hz on their flute and are essentially stationary If you are driving along the motorway at 100 km/h(27.8 m/s). What is the frequency you hear ...

**Chemistry**

Question Part Points Submissions Used It has been determined that the body can generate 5500 kJ of energy during one hour of strenuous exercise. Perspiration is the body's mechanism for eliminating this heat. How many liters of water would have to be evaporated through ...

**PHYSICS!!**

(a) Suppose 10 astronauts are sent to Mars and then back to Earth. The average power usage of each astronaut is 10,000,000 joules per day. What is the average power usage of each astronaut in watts and horsepower? (b) It will take approximately 2 years for the astronauts to ...

**Physics**

A 1100 kg safe is 2.0 m above a heavy-duty spring when the rope holding the safe breaks. The safe hits the spring and compresses it 40 cm. What is the spring constant of the spring? I don't understand what to do here

**PHYSICS!!**

Two basketball players collide head on. play a weighs 80 kg and is travelling 2.5m/s to the right while player b weighs 68 kg and is travelling 1.2 m/s to the left. after collision player a is travelling at 1.0 m/s to the right. a. what is the change in momentum of player a? b...

**Chemistry**

The reaction is 2Al+2NaOH+4H2O==> 2NaAl(OH)4+H2

**Chemistry**

If you produce 3.5 moles of H2, how many moles of aluminum did you use in the reaction?

**PHYSICS!!!!**

Can someone help me figure out what formula to use!!

**PHYSICS!!!!**

It is 5.0 km from your home to the Physics lab and your car is out of gas. You could run that distance at 10 km/h, which uses up energy at the rate of 700 W; or you could walk it leisurely at 3.0 km/h, which uses energy at 300 W. (a) Calculate how much energy both choices ...

**English Comp**

Parallelism can be defined as________.

**Physics**

A stationary curling stone is struck in a glancing collision by a second curling stone of equal mass. If the first stone moves away at a velocity of 0.92 m/s [N71¡ã W] and the second stone moves away at a velocity of 1.25 m/s [N44¡ã E], what was the ...

**physics**

Driving down Highway 401 in Ontario, it had rained and stopped raining by the time I came to the freezing rain on the highway. I knew there was a problem when the cars in front of me started to fly off the highway at the curve in the road. Assume the curve in the road is ...

**physics**

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc. To make the ...

**physics**

After placing a 0.500 m dent in the landlords van, the two management students are told they and their 200 daN beer freezer have to go. The new ramp is inclined at an angle of 32.1 o relative to the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between the freezer and the ...

**physics**

After placing a 0.500 m dent in the landlords van, the two management students are told they and their 200 daN beer freezer have to go. The new ramp is inclined at an angle of 32.1 o relative to the horizontal. The coefficient of static friction between the freezer and the ...

**physics**

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc. To make the ...

**Physics**

Nicole is late for work. She jumps in her car and drives to work in 3.5 minutes. Her work place is 3.85 km away from her house. The speed limit between home and work is 50 km/hour. Is Nicole speeding?

**Physics**

Juliet sits on her balcony while Romeo serenades her from the ground, 7.00m below. To win Juliet’s affection, Romeo throws Juliet a bouquet of roses. At what velocity must the roses be thrown if they are to reach Juliet on the balcony?.

**Physics**

Gary and Elaine are competing as a team in an orienteering event. They follow instructions telling them to go 50 m [N], 75 m [NE] and 100 m [30o E of S]. a) Calculate the total distance travelled b) Draw a vector diagram to determine the resultant displacement.

**Physics**

Consider the hip joint. The bones are normally not in direct contact , but instead are covered with cartilage to reduce friction. The space between them is filled with synovial fluid, which reduces the friction further. Due to this fluid, the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**Physics**

Consider the hip joint. The bones are normally not in direct contact , but instead are covered with cartilage to reduce friction. The space between them is filled with synovial fluid, which reduces the friction further. Due to this fluid, the coefficient of kinetic friction ...

**physics**

Muscles are attached to bones by means of tendons. The maximum force that a muscle can exert is directly proportional to its cross-sectional area A at the widest point. We can express this relationship mathematically as F~max= σA, where σ (sigma) is a proportionality...

**Chemistry 101**

the mass in the end is 35.0 grams

**Chemistry**

yep

**physics**

*It was written on my homeowork that the answer for a=2.5m/s^2 and b=0.3m/s^2 but I don't know how they got that answer.

**physics**

Question: You live at the top of a steep (a slope of ???? degrees above the horizontal) hill and must park your 2200 kg car on the street at night. a) You unwisely leave your car out of gear one night and your handbrake fails. Assuming no significant frictional forces are ...

**physics**

Biophysics strikes back The Biophysics students are having their usual Saturday night biophysics party performing physics experiments at a classmate’s home. This Saturday it is in an apartment building and you notice a managemnt student (MS) passed out in the stairwell. ...

**physics**

Im just wondering how can you find the speed of the snowball at impact?

**physics**

A snowball rolls of a roof by accident. The roof is sloped 40.0 o relative to the horizontal. The edge of the roof is 14.0 m above the ground, and the speed of the snowball is 7.00 m/s as it rolls off the roof. Ignore air resistance. Coincidentally, there is a group of ...

**physics**

A physics professor moonlights as a daredevil jumping things on a motorbike. His next stunt will be to jump the oldman river on his motorcycle. The ramp is being built 100 m above the river and made an angle of 50.0 o relative to the horizontal. The landing ramp will be 60.0 m...

**physics**

A physics professor moonlights as a daredevil jumping things on a motorbike. His next stunt will be to jump the oldman river on his motorcycle. The ramp is being built 100 m above the river and made an angle of 50.0 o relative to the horizontal. The landing ramp will be 60.0 m...

**Algebra**

Mrs. Rodrigues was selling two kinds of raffle tickets for $1.50 and $3.50. The number of $1.50 tickets sold was 5 more than three times the number of $3.50 tickets sold. She earned a total of $1,607.50. How many $1.50 tickets were sold?

**Algebra**

Mrs. Rodrigues was selling two kinds of raffle tickets for $1.50 and $3.50. The number of $1.50 tickets sold was 5 more than three times the number of $3.50 tickets sold. She earned a total of $1,607.50. How many $1.50 tickets were sold?

**math**

William recently inherited a large sum of money; he wants to use a portion of this money to set up a trust fund for his two children. The trust fund has two investment options: (1) a bond fund and (2) a stock fund. The projected returns over the life of the investments are 3...

**Chemistry**

A bolt is ordered with a thread of a diameter of 1.25 inches, what is the diameter in millimeters? If the order was mistaken for 1.25 centimeter by how many millimeters would the bolt be in error?

**math**

80

**Geometry**

2 similar rectangles have areas of 6in and 24 in. What is the scale factor of the smaller rectangle to the larger rectangle?

**Math (Please Help)**

B.dependent on... is the correct answer!!

**Physics Help!!!**

A tennis ball is served 2.00 degrees above the horizontal at a height of 2.40 meters, 12.0 meters from a net that is 0.900 meters high. (a) If the tennis ball is to clear the net by at least 0.200 meters, what is its minimum initial velocity? (b) If the tennis ball clears the ...

**physics**

A tennis ball is served 2.00 degrees above the horizontal at a height of 2.40 meters, 12.0 meters from a net that is 0.900 meters high. (a) If the tennis ball is to clear the net by at least 0.200 meters, what is its minimum initial velocity? (b) If the tennis ball clears the ...

**physics**

I just can't find out what direction it needs to go.

**physics**

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

**physics**

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

**physics**

A game of tennis... A tennis ball is served 2.00 degrees above the horizontal at a height of 2.40 meters, 12.0 meters from a net that is 0.900 meters high. (a) If the tennis ball is to clear the net by at least 0.200 meters, what is its minimum initial velocity? (b) If the ...

**physics**

Canadian snowbirds usually follow the I-15 at a speed of about 120 kilometers per hour. Canadian geese, on the other hand, migrate approximately along a north-south direction for well over a thousand kilometers in some cases, traveling at speeds up to about 100 kilometers per ...

**physics**

A tennis ball is served 2.00 degrees above the horizontal at a height of 2.40 meters, 12.0 meters from a net that is 0.900 meters high. (a) If the tennis ball is to clear the net by at least 0.200 meters, what is its minimum initial velocity? (b) If the tennis ball clears the ...

**physics**

The froghopper, Philaenus spumarius, holds the world record for insect jumps. When leaping at an angle of 58.0 degrees above the horizontal, some of the tiny critters have reached a maximum height of 58.7 cm above the level ground. (See Nature, Vol. 424, 31 July 2003, p. 509...

**physics**

A ski jumper leaves a slope at an angle of 20.0 degrees above the horizontal direction. She lands 3.50 seconds later at a point 20.0 meters below her take-off point. (a) What was her initial speed? (b) How far does she travel horizontally?

**algebra**

Find the midpoint of the line segment joining the points P1 and P2 P1= (5,2) P2= (-4,3) tom

**algebra**

Find the midpoint of the line segment joining the points P1 and P2 P1= (5,2) P2= (-4,3) tom

**physics**

Falls resulting in hip fractures (or head injuries) are a major cause of injury and even death to the elderly. Typically, the hip’s speed at impact is about 2.0 meters per second. If this can be reduced to 1.3 meters per second or less, the hip will usually not fracture. ...

**physics**

It has been suggested, and not facetiously, that life might have originated on Mars and been carried to Earth when a meteor hit Mars and blasted pieces of rock (perhaps containing primitive life) free of the surface. Astronomers know that many Martian rocks have come to Earth ...

**Maths**

The volume of a pyramid with a square base is given by the expression 1/3s square h, where she is the length of a side of the base and h is the height. Find the volume of a pyramid with a square base of side length 24 feet and a height of 30 feet.

**College Algebra**

Find all real and complex roots and type complex answers in the form a+bi. x^4-9x^2+20=0

**math**

frank has 100 geese and cows on his farm. The animals have a total of 340 legs. How many geese and cows does frank have?

**physics**

(a) In 2009, Usain Bolt ran the last 100 meters of the 150-meter race in 8.70 seconds. What is Usain Bolt’s speed? (b) The world record for the 100-meter dash is 9.58 seconds (Bolt, 2009). Use the speed from part (a) as his maximum velocity. Assume a sprinter accelerates ...

**physics**

(a)The world record for the 100-meter dash is 9.58 seconds (Bolt, 2009). Use the speed from part (a) as his maximum velocity. Assume a sprinter accelerates at a constant rate up to their maximum velocity, which is maintained for the remainder of the race, no matter how long it...

**physics**

A biophysics student measures her reaction time by having a friend drop a meterstick between her fingers. The meterstick falls 0.300 meters before she catches it. (a) What is her reaction time? (b) Estimate the minimum average speed of nerve impulses going from her eye to her ...

**Physics**

(a) In 2009, Usain Bolt ran the last 100 meters of the 150-meter race in 8.70 seconds. What is Usain Bolt’s speed? (b) The world record for the 100-meter dash is 9.58 seconds (Bolt, 2009). Use the speed from part (a) as his maximum velocity. Assume a sprinter accelerates ...

**Physics**

(a) A magazine article states that cheetahs are the fastest sprinters in the animal world and that a cheetah was observed to accelerate from rest to 70 kilometers per hour in 2 seconds. What average acceleration in meters per second squared does this require? (b) The article ...

**Physics**

A biophysics student measures her reaction time by having a friend drop a meterstick between her fingers. The meterstick falls 0.300 meters before she catches it. (a) What is her reaction time? (b) Estimate the minimum average speed of nerve impulses going from her eye to her ...

**geometry h**

The midpoint of Line AB has coordinates (-3,2) and the coordinates of point A are (1.4). What are the coordinates of point B?

**math**

y= mx + b (1/2) is the slope. m in the equation is the slope (0,5) x= 0 y or b= 0 y=1/2x + 5

**MATH HELP !!!!!**

Wow... thank you so much! Because I was wondering because I take health and it meets twice a cycle.

**MATH HELP !!!!!**

60 classes?

**MATH HELP !!!!!**

There are 180 days of school; 40 weeks. You have a six day cycle in your schedule. You have health twice a cycle (2 days out of 6 days in the six day cycle). How many classes of health?

**3rd grader**

How did you study multiplication fact?

**math**

what is the product of the number 27

**Chemistry**

Usually, copper should be reduced by the zinc, why does being in an alloy change this?

**Chemistry**

Alloys of copper and zinc are used to produce brass. Why do these elements not react in this application?

**Social Studies**

what are two actions outlawed by the english bill of rights?

**Precalculus**

2cos^2(theta) + Sin(theta)=1 I know I have to use the quadratic formula but i'm having trouble after I convert the Cos^2(theta) to (1-Sin^2(theta))

**Precalculus**

I have a precalculus test tomorrow and I've been studying nonstop for the past few days but I've been struggling because it has been 8 years since the last math class I have taken. My question is about half-angle formulas, My professor taught us that they are: Sin(...

**Chemistry**

Benadryl is an over-the-counter drug used to treat allergy symptoms. The formula of benadryl is C17H21NO. How many moles of C are present in 0.759 mole of benadryl?

**algebra**

the length of a rectangle is 10 feet more than twice the width. The perimeter is 110 feet. Find the dimensions.

**Chemistry**

An aqueous solution of KF is add dropwise to an aqueous micture containing 0.25M Ca2+ and 0.75M Mg2+ calcuate the minimum molarity of F that is nessaryvto initate the precipitation of each salt? Which precipitate first? Ksp of CaF2 :5.4x10^-9 Ksp of MgF2 :3.6x10^-8

**school math 3rd grader**

how you find the solution to your subtraction problem without doing any calculation, Damon? explain

**school math 3rd grader**

how you write a subtraction word problem related to this addition word problem Ms Sue?

**school math 3rd grader**

how u find solution for addition problem Ms Sue ?

**school math 3rd grader**

Meg spent $3.75 on candy and $4.89 on toys. How much did she spend in all? Find the solution to your subtraction problem without doing any calculation. Explain.

**school math 3rd grader**

how to find solution to subtraction problem without doing any calculation. explain?

**Algebra 2**

Simplify the following exponents. (3x^ay^bz^c)(-y^fz^g)

**Algebra 2**

Simplify the following exponents. (3m^2n^7/m)^5

**Algebra 2**

A share of ABC stock was worth $60 in 2005 and only worth $45 in 2010. Find the multiplier and the percent decrease.

**algebra1**

6 + x/-8 = 4/7 what does x =

**AP Calculus**

a norman window is constructed by adjoining a semicircle to the top of an ordinary rectangular window. find the dimensions of a norman window of maximum area if the total perimeter is 72 units. Base value is 21.

**Fire protection eng**

20,500 gallons of kerosene spill into a banked up area that measure 20 foot x 10 foot how long will the fire last it is left unattended ? 1 gallon = 3.785 liter 1000 liters = 1 m^3 1in = 2.54 cm 1ft = 12 in

**science**

so using an instrument to extend the power of an observation isnt itself an observation?

**science**

i put 2 on my test can u explain why its 2.

**science**

a student is observing a rock. which of the follwoinf is an observation 1. the rock is 55g in mass 2. the rock is over billions of years old

**Object oriented programming**

The Romance World Cruise Line provides special gifts for passengers who are newlyweds, as well as for those who have been married more than 40 years. Design a pseudocode for a program that accepts a couple's last name, ship cabin number, and number of years married. ...

**Programming**

What's the rest of the the pseudocode

**College Physics**

At a firing range, a target is placed 300 m from where someone is firing a rifle. The muzzle speed of this rifle is 700 m/s. If the rifle is aimed directly at the center of the target, by how far will the target miss? At what angle would the rifle need to be aimed at to hit ...

**Precal**

The velocity v of a fluid flowing in a conduit is inversely proportional to the cross- sectional area of the conduit.( Assume that the volume of the flow per unit of time is held constant .) Determine the change in the velocity of water flowing from a hose when a person places...