Friday
August 22, 2014

Posts by Tom


Total # Posts: 1,045

Physics
A warehouse worker exerts a constant horizontal force of magnitude 89.0 N on a 43.0 kg box that is initially at rest on the horizontal floor of the warehouse. When the box has moved a distance of 1.60 m, its speed is 1.10 m/s. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction ...
October 23, 2011

Physics
A 3.4 kg block is pushed along a horizontal floor by a force of magnitude 21 N at a downward angle θ = 40°. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the floor is 0.26. What the magnitude of the block's acceleration?
October 23, 2011

college physics
A 0.384 kg puck, initially at rest on a horizon- tal, frictionless surface, is struck by a 0.189 kg puck moving initially along the x axis with a speed of 2.7 m/s. After the collision, the 0.189 kg puck has a speed of 1.7 m/s at an angle of 28 to the positive x axis. ...
October 22, 2011

physics
A 2200 kg car is travelling at 45 km per hour when its brakes are applied and it skids to a stop. If the coefficient of friction between the road and the tires is 0.70 how far does the car go before stopping?
October 18, 2011

PHYSICS HELP PLEASE!
Here is how it is phased in the question: (2) The orbiting space shuttle moves around the Earth well above 99% of the atmosphere, yet it still accumulates an electric charge on its skin due (in part) to the loss of electrons caused by the photoelectric effect from sunlight. ...
October 13, 2011

PHYSICS HELP PLEASE!
The maximum wavelength of light emitted from a blackbody that will emit electrons from a given piece of metal is 255nm. What is the fraction of total energy emitted from the black body that emits electrons? I set up the integral: Int(8πhcλ^-5)/(e^(hc/λkT)-1)) ...
October 13, 2011

physics
A piece of copper is made into a rod with a square cross-section. The side of the square is 2.00 centimeters. The resistivity of copper is 1.7 \cdot 10^{-8} \Omega\cdot {\rm m}. An unknown electric field E, directed along the rod, creates a current of 12.0 amperes through the ...
October 10, 2011

PHYSICS
In a particular region of Earth's atmosphere, the electric field above Earth's surface has been measured to be 151 N/C downward at an altitude of 280 m and 167 N/C downward at an altitude of 430 m. Calculate the volume charge density of the atmosphere, assuming it to ...
October 10, 2011

Physics
An infinitely long line charge of uniform linear charge density λ = -3.00 µC/m lies parallel to the y axis at x = -2.00 m. A point charge of 4.70 µC is located at x = 1.50 m, y = 2.50 m. Find the electric field at x = 2.50 m, y = 2.00 m. I added the vectors, ...
October 10, 2011

Physics
In a particular region of Earth's atmosphere, the electric field above Earth's surface has been measured to be 151 N/C downward at an altitude of 280 m and 167 N/C downward at an altitude of 430 m. Calculate the volume charge density of the atmosphere, assuming it to ...
October 9, 2011

algebra
9/10Y = 36 What is Y
October 6, 2011

s.s
how does gps works
October 5, 2011

math
This is a quadratic equation where perimeter is only 3 sides so p=l x 2w and if width is x then side is 2000-2x then area = x(2000-2x) = 2000x-2x^2 the vertex of this parabola will be x=500 and length is 1000 for area=500000 calculus derivative =2000-4x=0 for max-min point and...
October 3, 2011

Chemistry
The solubility of a certain compound in ice-cold water is 0.22g in 100mL. Its solubility in hot water is 4.35g in 100mL What is the best possible percent recovery we can expect for the re-crystallization of this compound in water?
September 29, 2011

chem
why are electron groups that repel each other higher in energy?
September 25, 2011

physics
yes
September 21, 2011

Statistics
Find the numerical value of k: -2.35=[(k-100)/15]
September 21, 2011

statistics
Based on data collected by the National Center for Health Statistics and made available to the public in the Sample Adult database, an estimate of the percentage of adults who have at some point in their life been told they have hypertension is 23.53 percent. If we select a ...
September 13, 2011

math
decimal value for 1/11
September 12, 2011

Math
angel m1 =125 dagrees angek m2= ?
September 7, 2011

chemistry
If the density of a certain alcohol is 0.785 g/mL, what volume of the alcohol would have a mass of 75.0g?
September 2, 2011

spelling
how do you make a spelling triangle
August 31, 2011

finance
$63,584.00is the correct answer. $80 x 5.68 = 454.40 454.40 x 360 = 163,584.00 163,584.00 - 100,000 = $63,584.00 D.) $63,584.00
August 31, 2011

physics
A car travels along a straight stretch of road. It proceeds for 15 mi at 55 mi/h, then 29 mi at 43 mi/h, and finally 37.9 mi at 33.7 mi/h. What is the car’s average velocity during the entire trip? Answer in units of mi/h
August 23, 2011

chemistry
Calculate the percent yield if 104 g of CH3CO2CH2CH3 is produced by the reaction of 111 g of CH3CO2H according to the following equation: CH3CO2H(l) + CH3CH2OH(l) ¨ CH3CO2CH2CH3(l) + H2O(l)
August 14, 2011

Statistics
I have recently administered an employee survey at a call center. I found a Pearson r of -.66 between the employees' ages and their scores on an employee engagement scale. What does this finding represent/mean? Also, there is a relationship between gender and employee ...
August 5, 2011

chemistry
Given that ΔHof of copper (II) chloride, CuCl2(s), is –220.1/kJ and ΔHof of copper (I) chloride, CuCl(s), is –137.2 kJ, calculate ΔHo for the reaction when 14.0 g of copper is used: CuCl2(s) + Cu(s) → 2 CuCl(s)
August 3, 2011

statistics
Consider the average available for all hotel rooms from the previous assignment. Identify the point estimate of the average number of available hotel rooms in this lesson from each sample. Construct and Interpret a 95% confidence level for the true mean number of available ...
August 2, 2011

Chemistry
I don't agree this answer. number %khp so high
July 31, 2011

physics
a student tries to open a door at a distance of 1 cm from the hinge at a distance of 10 cm from the hinge and at a distance of 50 cm from the hinge why is a larger force required at 1 cm than at 50 cm?
July 23, 2011

telemarketing
A telemarketer with B2B Communications has a 20 percent historical probability of making a sale during a shift where 100 calls were made. Assign a random variable x, where the value of x is equal to the number of sales made during the shift. Describe the probability ...
July 23, 2011

statistic
The average score on a standardized test is 750 points with a standard deviation of 50 points. If 2,000 students take the test at a local school, how many students do you expect to score between 700 and 800 points?
July 21, 2011

statistics
The average score on a standardized test is 500 points with a standard deviation of 50 points. What is the probability that a student scores between 450 and 600 on the standardized test?
July 21, 2011

accounting
A company has an overhead application rate of 125% of direct labor costs. How much overhead would be allocated to a job if it required total direct labor cost of $20,000? $5,000. $16,000. $25,000. $125,000. $250,000. The R&R Company's production costs for August are: ...
July 16, 2011

geometry
The diagonals of rhombus FGHJ intersect at point K. If side GH is equal to 3x - 10 and side JH is equal to 6x - 19, find x.
July 14, 2011

English
Does anyone know what this verse means: "shall summon to unwelcome bed"? Here is the full stanza of the poem. It is from through the looking glass? Come, hearken then, ere voice of dread, With bitter tidings laden, Shall summon to unwelcome bed A melancholy maiden! ...
July 11, 2011

Algebra
It is possible for a quadratic equation to have no real-number solutions:Solve : x2 + 5x + 3 = 0
July 10, 2011

algebra 2
If Q varies inversely as the square root of R and Q=2 when R=4, what is Q when R is 25? does Q=625 im not sure can someone double check it for me.
July 8, 2011

algrebra 2
can someone please help me im stumped on these two. use analytical methods to solve the equation. 1+(1/x)=(42/x²) (7/x-4)=1+(9/x+4)
July 8, 2011

algebra
Solve using the substitution method. Show your work. If the system has no solution or an infinite number of solutions, state this. 4x + 4y = -36 4x + 4y = 12
July 6, 2011

Chemistry
For the reaction HNO3+HCl=NO2Cl+H20 What is the equilibrium constant at 25 C and 75 C
July 1, 2011

trig
sinx+sinxcot^2x=cscx prove each identity
June 24, 2011

trig
tan(theta)-1= sin^2(theta)-cos^2(theta)/ sin(theta)cos(theta)+cos^2(theta) prove each identity
June 24, 2011

chemistry
what is the volume of 4.4 moles of Cl2 at 285 kelvin and 0.87 atm. (R=0.0821 k*atm/mol*k)
June 15, 2011

Math
3(x-2)+4(2x-6)=6(x-4)+8(2x+1)x=
June 11, 2011

Math
What is the square root of 6 times the square root of 9 if there is no perfect square of 6
May 23, 2011

english
1890-1950 American MLA Format
May 15, 2011

english
I need to write a mini research paper on a modernist poet of my choice... I'm having trouble deciding on what poet to use and how i can develop a strong thesis.. any help would be much appreciated.
May 15, 2011

american government
The factor that normally has the most impact on the president's level of popular support is a. world conditions. b. the condition of the nation's economy. c. the national crime rate.d. the president's skill in the use of television. e. the condition of nation's...
May 13, 2011

Statistics
Suppose that the average grade for all people who take this course in statistics is 83 with a standard deviation of 3.5. If your particular class has an average of 89, can you conclude that your class is better than average at the 90 percent confidence level? Label and ...
May 13, 2011

physics
The function y(x, t) = (25.0 cm) cos(ðx - 15ðt), with x in meters and t in seconds, describes a wave on a taut string. What is the transverse speed for a point on the string at an instant when that point has the displacement y = +22.0 cm?
May 13, 2011

Chemistry
so if the pka is 4.5 the range will be from 3.5 to 5.5?
May 12, 2011

Chemistry
what is the pH range of the buffering region? is that when ph=pKa?
May 12, 2011

government
the federalist papers were written to what? win support for the constitution in new york expose the lack of civil liberties protected in the constitution urge ratification of the constitution in virginia condemn the constitution for the absence of any metioned god
May 11, 2011

UCI Chemistry Webworks
For the following balanced equation: 2 Ag+ (aq) + Cu(s) <<->> Cu2+ (aq) + 2 Ag(s) Which letter corresponds to the correct cell notation at standard state conditions? A. 2Ag+(aq) | Cu2+(aq) || 2Ag(s) | Cu(s) B. Cu(s)| Cu2+(aq) || Ag+(aq) | Ag(s) C. Ag+(aq) | Cu2+(aq...
May 7, 2011

account/check please
answer is A
May 4, 2011

math
do you know how to solve it
May 4, 2011

math
Male: 60,63,65,70,66,80,85,73,79,80,83,85,81,76, 77,90,91,88,78,92 Females: 62,69,70,72,78,77,79,83,80,88,90,90,98,100, 66,67,65,63,69, 83 Can you hellp me I need to find: A) P value and the Z value of this data with a Alpha Value of 0.05.
May 4, 2011

MATH Please help me
Male: 60,63,65,70,66,80,85,73,79,80,83,85,81,76, 77,90,91,88,78,92 Females: 62,69,70,72,78,77,79,83,80,88,90,90,98,100, 66,67,65,63,69, 83 Can you hellp me I need to find: A) P value and the Z value of this data with a Alpha Value of 0.05.
May 4, 2011

Math (stastiscs)
Male: 60,63,65,70,66,80,85,73,79,80,83,85,81,76, 77,90,91,88,78,92 Females: 62,69,70,72,78,77,79,83,80,88,90,90,98,100, 66,67,65,63,69, 83 Can you hellp me I need to find: A) P value and the Z value of this data with a Alpha Value of 0.05.
May 4, 2011

Math
A lawn service will fertilize a lawn at at a rate of 59cents per 100 square feet. What is the price they will charge to fertilize a 125foot x 140foot rectangular lawn? Express answer to the nearest cent.
May 1, 2011

math
1/9
April 29, 2011

physics
Stan raises a 1110 N piano a distance of 5.00 m using a set of pulleys. Stan pulls in 20.0 m of rope.
April 27, 2011

statistics
If you have a population mean of 50 and a population standard deviation of 5 and you select a sample size of 100, what is the probability that the sample mean is between 47 and 49.5?
April 27, 2011

math
how do I determine the compounding rate required to turn $350 into $14,000 over 30 years? Thank you
April 26, 2011

physics
DONT KNOW CAUSE THERE IS NO FORMULA FOR IT
April 24, 2011

Chemistry
Magnesium is found in the ore,magnesite, MgCO3. The ore decomposes when heated to form magnesium oxide and carbon dioxide. Write the balanced equation for this reaction.
April 24, 2011

chemistry
What is the pH of a solution made by adding grams of NH4Cl, to 550 mL of 0.205 M NaOH?
April 20, 2011

math
can some one help 3>4+5+
April 19, 2011

substition algebra
solve x & y: 3X-6Y(-6X+34)=30
April 19, 2011

Math
Sean's mom was 27 years old when he was born. When Sean is 14 years old his mother's age will contain the same two digits as Sean's age. The next time that Sean's age and his mother's age contain the same 2 digits ____ years later.
April 19, 2011

Math
Today Justin reached 1/11 the age of his mother was when he was bron. Today, Justin's mother is _____ times as old as Justin.
April 19, 2011

Math
find the derivative f(x)= 4xe^x f(x) = ln (2z-11)^7 f(x) = ln (x-1/3x+1)
April 17, 2011

chemistry
. Given the following stocks 4M NaCl, 3M NaOH, 5M HCl (a) Prepare 200ml of a solution containing 0.5M NaCl and 0.1M (b) Prepare 300ml of a solution containing 0.5M NaCl (c) Prepare 200ml of a solution containing 0.5M NaCl and 0.1M HCl
April 15, 2011

algebra
Tad was delivering lunch to a local office building. His first delivery was to the middle floor of the building. He then took th elevator up 4 floors for the next delivery, down 6 floors for his third delivery, and up 7 floors for his final delivery. He was then on the top ...
April 14, 2011

physics
At the equator, the earth’s field is essentially horizontal; near the north pole, it is nearly vertical. In between, the angle varies. As you move farther north, the dip angle, the angle of the earth’s field below horizontal, steadily increases. Green turtles seem to...
April 14, 2011

Fractions
Add the following. 1/2+3/12+1/4; 3/12+1/2+1/4;5/6+1/3;1/4+3/8+1/4
April 13, 2011

Fractions
Crate has 24 pieces of fruit . 1/2 are oranges, 1/4 are mangos and 2/8 are pineapples. Howmany oranges are there, how many mnagos and how many pineapples? Al ate 1/8 of a sandwich,Bob ate 1/8, then Bill ate 1/4. How much did they eat all together? What fraction was left. 24 ...
April 13, 2011

Fractions
24 students. 2/3 have brown hair, the rest blond hair. How many students have brown hair. What fraction of the students have blonde hair and how many students is that?
April 12, 2011

Fractions
Actually the question was wrong> 24 pieces of fruit. 1/2 are oranges, 1/4 are mangos, and 2/8 are pineapples. How many oranges, how many mangos and how many pineapples are there?
April 12, 2011

Fractions
Ms.Perez has a crate of 24 pieces of fruit. 1/2 are oranges, 1/4 are mangos, and 2/3 are pineapples. How many or oranges? How many or mangos? How many are pineapples?
April 12, 2011

math
stacy multiplied 5x9 and said the answer was 44. what two patterns could you use to show that her answer is not correct?
April 5, 2011

math
Shawna thinks that 8x2=17. what number pattern shows that she not correct?
April 5, 2011

math
Select a variable (mean, proportion, variance or standard deviation) of interest to you and collect data consisting of at least 30 values. Define the variable. Define the population. Describe how the sample was selected. Use Microsoft Excel (and MegaStat if at all possible) to...
April 4, 2011

Physics
A radioactive nucleus is at rest when it spontaneously decays by emitting an electron and neutrino (as shown in the figure below ). The momentum of the electron is 8.11 x 10−19 kg·m/s and it is directed at right angles to that of the neutrino. The neutrino's ...
March 28, 2011

Physics
A radioactive nucleus is at rest when it spontaneously decays by emitting an electron and neutrino (as shown in the figure below ). The momentum of the electron is 8.11 x 10−19 kg·m/s and it is directed at right angles to that of the neutrino. The neutrino's ...
March 27, 2011

Physics
A radioactive nucleus is at rest when it spontaneously decays by emitting an electron and neutrino (as shown in the figure below ). The momentum of the electron is 8.11 x 10−19 kg·m/s and it is directed at right angles to that of the neutrino. The neutrino's ...
March 27, 2011

Calculator help
i have a ti 83, and i want to plug this equation r=1+cos(theta)( this is polar coordinates) into my calculator but the graph does not look right. i think i messed around with the windows or table set menu and i cant fix it. can someone tell me what numbers i should put in my ...
March 26, 2011

Physics -- Help!!
If you launch a ball precisely 8' vertically how long does it take to go from the ground to 8' and back to the ground? If you then launch the same ball precisely 10' vertically, how much longer will it take to return to the ground?
March 24, 2011

Physics
I launch a ball vertically precisely 8' in the air. Then I launch a ball vertically 10' in the air. How much longer will it take the ball to travel 10' versus 8'? Put differently, how much more time does it take the ball to go the 2' further (travelling up ...
March 24, 2011

Physics
When mass M is at the position shown, it is sliding down the inclined part of a slide at a speed of 1.89 m/s. The mass stops a distance S2 = 2.1 m along the level part of the slide. The distance S1 = 1.18 m and the angle θ = 35.10°. Calculate the coefficient of ...
March 24, 2011

Math
If a player makes an average of 60% of his free throw attempts, what is the probability he will make both shots of a one-and-one (to have an opportunity to shoot a second free throw he must make the first)?
March 24, 2011

calc
find the arc length of f(x)=x^2/2
March 15, 2011

chemistry
what is the molarity if 0.5 grams of sodium chloride is dissolved to make 0.05 mL of solution?
March 14, 2011

unit circle
how does the direction ( clockwise or counterclockwise effect the values of the unit circle? what does it mean?
March 12, 2011

physics
A car is driven east for a distance of 49 km, then north for 21 km, and then in a direction 30° east of north for 27 km. Determine (a) the magnitude (in km) of the car's total displacement from its starting point and (b) the angle (from east) of the car's total ...
March 10, 2011

English
Explain why rhythm and rhyme are used in epic poetry.
March 10, 2011

algebra
Given that XY =21 and 1 < x < 2, find the sum of the upper and lower bounds of Y. Express your answer as a decimal.
February 27, 2011

trig
if cos(pi/4) is sqrt2/2 i thought sec(pi/4) is 2/sqrt 2,but its just sqrt 2 . can some one please explain.
February 27, 2011

Algebra
The five-digit number 31d26 ----- is divisible by 3. Find the sum of all possible values of d.
February 27, 2011

Pages: <<Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | Next>>

Search
Members