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February 7, 2016

Posts by aria

Total # Posts: 188

Math
A contact lens has a spherical shape and pretend it is being held on a finger ready to put into an eye. (All measures are in millimetres.) Suppose we take the semi-circular cross-section through the middle of the lens. Find the equation of the lens if the centrepoint of the ...
April 13, 2012

Biology
Suppose that black hamsters were found to be 70% of the population and the gray hamsters 30% of the population. Calculate the percentage of BB, Bb, and bb hamsters in the next generation. - I don't know how to calculate the percentage of the genotypes.
March 26, 2012

chemistry
Balance each of the following redox equations using the half-reaction method. HI(s) + H2SO4 (aq) --> H2S(g) + I2 (s) My only question about this equation is...how do I know how many electrons I need to put on both sides? Other than that I know how to do it.
February 25, 2012

Chemistry
Thank you so much! :)
February 21, 2012

Chemistry
If you mix 20.0 mL of 1.00 x 10-4 mol/L NaCl with 20.0 mL of 2.00 x 10-6 mol/L AgNO3 will a precipitate form ? If it does it will be AgCl, which has a Ksp of 1.80 x 10-10. i'm not quite sure how to figure this out...
February 21, 2012

Chemistry
I'm not sure how to use the collision theory to explain the decreasing temperature, increasing concentration, and when adding a catalyst on the rate of a chemical reaction.
February 21, 2012

Chemistry
Explain, using collision theory, the effect of decreasing temperature on the rate of a chemical reaction. Explain, using collision theory, the effect of increasing concentration on the rate of a chemical reaction. Explain, using collision theory, the effect of adding a ...
February 21, 2012

Chemistry
A chemical reaction taking place on the surface of a block of sodium will not occur faster if the a. size of the block doubles b. block is cut in half c. surface area is increased d. amount of sodium is decreased
February 21, 2012

chemistry
Consider the following reaction: 2 NO(g) + O2(g) ---> 2 NO2(g) + energy if the number of moles of oxygen is increased to two moles, the a. reaction speeds up b. reaction slows down c. temperature increases d. temperature decreases I'm not really sure what the answer to ...
February 21, 2012

Algebra
Could someone help me reason this equation out? It stumped me. 3x +x(x-1)=0 I can only come up with 0 but I know it is more indepth than that. Thanks.
September 1, 2011

Algebra
Hi I don't understand how you are getting the y intercept. I am so confused about which numbers are solutions, vertex, x-intercepts, y-intercepts etc. Can you write out an example of an equation and how you get each number from a formula. I have been in this class for nine...
August 31, 2011

Algebra
Could someone verify if I got two answers to two problems right? f(x)=x^2-9x+15 find x and y intercepts -9+square root of 21/2,0 -9-square root of 21/2,0 x^2-x+3=0 solve and find x-intercepts (1+square root of -11/2,0) (-1-square root of -11/2,0)
August 31, 2011

PSYCHOLOGY
You are very welcome.
August 30, 2011

Algebra
Thank you for your help. I understand a whole lot more.
August 29, 2011

Algebra
Posted by Aria on Monday, August 29, 2011 at 2:58pm. This is a concept check on quadratic equation application. I am having trouble with a couple of parts. If anyone can help I would appreciate it. Suppose you are an event coordinator for a large performance theater. You need ...
August 29, 2011

algebra
With the fractions all you need to do is divide the numerator by the denominator. You will see which number is greater. Remember that negative numbers are the same as positive numbers in that they get greater as they move away from 0, only from right to left instead of left to...
August 29, 2011

Algebra
Thanks a bunch. I appreciate the detail. quadratic equations are confusing for me to graph. I no sooner think I have it than I get an answer wrong.
August 29, 2011

Algebra
This is a concept check on quadratic equation application. I am having trouble with a couple of parts. If anyone can help I would appreciate it. Suppose you are an event coordinator for a large performance theater. You need to supply information about projected ticket sales to...
August 29, 2011

algebra
Remember when using the distributive law to factor you are in fact using factoring backwards. Write each of your terms with the common multiplyer. Do you see the connection between all the numbers? What number in the equation is the base for the rest. 3,right? So write each ...
August 29, 2011

Spanish
The pronunciation is cam-bee-AYS. The answer to the second question is yes.
August 6, 2011

algebra
Thank you. I don't what to talk in class like I haven't done my homework. I did, but the two answers confused me. The second looked plausible, but I trust a university mathlab a whole lot more.
August 5, 2011

algebra
I have a question about exponents of rational expressions. I have two answers for one problem. One was written on a university mathlab and the other from a calculator. (3a^3/2)*(-7a^1/5) = -21a^17/10 (3a^3/2)*(-7a^1/5) = -21^a4/10 Can you tell me which is right? The first one ...
August 5, 2011

Science
I would suggest going online and look for articles on ion conduction experiments. Just Google ion conduction experiment scholarly articles and see what comes up.
August 5, 2011

University of Phoenix
Are you a student at the university? Have you checked the library? You can ask a librarian. Also you can go online and get financial statistics from large companies. You could also check scholarly articles on Dell finances. Finance magazines can help with that. You can usually...
August 5, 2011

English
Lizzie You have a sound and interesting speech. I would say your conclusion just needs to be an extension of your key statement in your introduction. You can make an encapsulated form of key points of your speech. Then punching in a thought provoking question at the end would ...
August 3, 2011

Ag econ
Thomas I would suggest Googeling "Precision Agriculture in the 21st century" then modify your search to include "proving marginal profitibilty. You will get good research papers from universities and agricultural organization world-wide that share detailed ...
August 3, 2011

science
Stacey, This is a basic mathmatics problem but sounds more difficult. Draw a picture of the trail from start to finish and add and subtract on the way. What is your total distance if you travel 100m and then travel 35m more? Then, if you have traveled 100m and traveled back 35...
August 3, 2011

Algebra
I am stumped by these two LCM questions for some reason. Find The LCM for #1 2(R-7) and 14(R-7) #2 (1+4r), (1-16r^2), and (1-4r) It seems like #1 is already at the LCM and #2 would be (1+4r)(1-4r) Am I even vaguely correct? Thanks for your help.
August 2, 2011

algebra
Start with the given equation of I=700w/h^2 I=700w/72^2 Plug in Jerome's height I=700w/5184 Since we want the BMI to be between 24 and 33, we have to construct an inequality. 24=<700/5184=<33 Multiply all sides by 5184 5184*24=<700w*5184/5184=<33*5184 Once you ...
August 1, 2011

Algebra
I am having trouble with two problems. I can't seem to get a solid solution to either one of them. 3/y+5 + 6/7y add and simplify 5-r/8-r = 3/r-8 solve Can someone help me please? Thanks so much.
August 1, 2011

Algebra
Damon, Why does this explain the highest yeild? It sounds like what you did was on a graph and you found the highest points
July 20, 2011

Algebra
If the profit equation for the monthly sales of tile sets is P = -x^2 + 56x - 300, how do I find the number of tiles that yeilds the most profit. x=number of tile sets. The amount of money for costs each month is set at $300. I saw an answer as 28 tile sets would yeild the ...
July 20, 2011

Algebra
Hi, I have had to work on several of these types of problems with no success. Could someone help me make the process easier? I have spent many hours with inconsistent results. A company offers their employees two medical insurance plans; Plan A has a $130 deductible with a 25...
June 19, 2011

Algebra
I need help with these two problems. I need to have all of the steps shown for full credit and I get lost along the way. 6x - 2y = 10 4x + 3y = 12 solve the system by elimination. solve inequality -2(2x-6)-4x>or equal to 3x-10 + 9 It's at this point in our lessons I ...
June 9, 2011

Algebra
Hi, I got four also, but the program I ran gave me the answer as 5x +7/6. What bothers me about the program is we have to take tests with the program and the problems don't work out to be what our workbook says. Thanks for your feedback.
May 29, 2011

Algebra
Find an equation of the line containing pair of points (1/6, 1/3) and (5/6, 3) I can't seem to figure out the slope right, which apparently is 5. How does one get a five slope out of all these fractions?!!! To find the slope 3-1/3 = 8/3 over 5/6 - 1/6 = 4/6 = 2/3 What am I...
May 29, 2011

Algebra
Hi Jess, THank you. I got 36 as the angle for the 2nd, 1st 36x2-2, the third 36+8 which adds up to 180. THe 2nd problem I got wacked out. I only get 1/2 of my graphing problems right.
May 16, 2011

Algebra
Could anybody help me with these two problems, or at least the 1st one? Thank you very much. „« The measure of the third angle of a triangle is 38 degrees more than the second angle. The measure of the first angle is two less than twice the second angle, Find the ...
May 16, 2011

Algebra
Could you explain how the amount of X does not need to be included in the inequality?
May 7, 2011

Algebra
I am having problems with inequalities. How can I express this problem as one? Derek has $750 at the start of summer and spends $65 a week for expenses. How many weeks can he withdraw expenses and still have $250 at the end of summer.
May 7, 2011

math
first you need to find the pattern. So subtract 29 from 13, 13 from 5, and 5 from 1. You then get 16,8,and 4. So the numbers are going up by 4. 16 +4 is 20. So you do 20+29=49 annd so on and so forth.
May 2, 2011

social studies
In my opinion I think people need government so there is order. We all cant have what we want so the government helps us compromise so our voices could be heard. (some forms of government that is haha)
May 2, 2011

Math
it is i think Ms. Sue just posted at the same time as you
May 2, 2011

Math
nooo its 3/5
May 2, 2011

Math
huh?
May 2, 2011

Math
its number 3 if u divide 3/5 it does not give u .5
May 2, 2011

Science (Asap)
Good job you got it!
May 2, 2011

Science (Asap)
Ms. Sue explained it nicely in the first post.
May 2, 2011

Science (Asap)
then you should tell your teacher you need help. I had the same problem in fifth grade but got help and now i love math. just letting you know.
May 2, 2011

Science (Asap)
you should really consider getting a tutor its just going to get harder :)
May 2, 2011

Poem
"She was a Phantom of delight" by W. Wordsworth
May 2, 2011

Poem
She was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed upon my sight; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament; Her eyes as stars of Twilight fair; [5] Like Twilight's, too, her dusky hair; But all things else about her drawn From May-time and the cheerful Dawn...
May 2, 2011

Math
so 1/3 of 6 coins is 2. so all together the dimes are 20 cents. so 20 times 4 is 80. Kelsey has 80 cents.
May 2, 2011

vocabulary
exactly what i was thinking.. thanks!
May 2, 2011

vocabulary
Im very confused with a question i have to read a passage where a guy record his depression but I cant find the proper word in the choice that would fit this? deepening self-delusion overcoming insanity sudden enlightenment slow maturation
May 2, 2011

vocabulary
what is self delusion? the definitions online are very confusing..Can someone explain it to me in simpler terms. Also would depression be a form of self delusion?
May 2, 2011

math
Three feet in 1 yard.... 12 yds +5 yds is 17 yds... + 4ft...but there are 3 ft in 1 yard so thats an extra yard right there. 18 yds 1 ft. hope that made sense lol
May 2, 2011

Quick Question
no problemo
May 2, 2011

Quick Question
oh political unrest meaning the people are not happy with the government or whatever political party is taking over at the time. So this unrest will cause protest. and ultimately a disturbance in the amount of food in a certain country.
May 2, 2011

Quick Question
well food security according to wiki is the availability of food and one's access to it. So political unrest would threaten the amount of food for human society. It would lead to food shortages.
May 2, 2011

Algebra
Could someone tell me what I am doing right or wrong? Problem Two: 5/9 + (2/9)x = 25/7 + (6/7)x – 2/3 Like signs are not collected at the beginning. This would make the equation unequal. To make both sides equal we first multiply all sides by nine and then both sides by ...
April 29, 2011

Algebra
I cannot understand how you worked out this problem Bob. Could you explain the steps you made? Algebra - bobpursley, Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at 10:36am if it is as I wrote it, then (45x/6t)11x= 45*11*x^2/6t = 15*11*x^2/2t= 165x^2/2t Algebra - tish, Wednesday, April 27, 2011 ...
April 28, 2011

algebra
I was wondering about that approach because of the like denominators although they weren't like terms. Your method makes sense. I will go through your steps for myself and see if I can get the same answer. It may be a good idea for me to make up a similar problem and ...
April 28, 2011

algebra
Problem Two: 5/9 + (2/9)x = 25/7 + (6/7)x – 2/3 Multiply figures inside parentheses 5/9 + (1 x 2/9x) = 25/7 + (1 x 6/7x) – 2/3 Collect like signs 5/9 + 2/9(6/7x) = 25/7 + (-2/3) Multiply like signs 2 x 6 9 7 Reduce like numbers 2 x 2 = 4x 3 7 21x Multiply number ...
April 28, 2011

geometry
Why is the apothem of an equilateral triangle 1/3 its height?
April 27, 2011

geometry
Where is the center of an equilateral triangle? why is it there?
April 27, 2011

Algebra
What is the answer in your book?
April 27, 2011

algebra
That doesn't help. That is what I put down for my answer. 2 meters every minute for 8 minutes is 16 meters. 98 - 16 = 82, sorry I put down the wrong number before. 82 is not right for some reason. On the work sheet the feedback sais this is wrong because there needs to be ...
April 23, 2011

algebra
a diver dove 94 meters and rose 2 meters every minute for 8 minutes. Where is the diver in relation to the surface? The answer to me would be 94 - 16 = 78 meters. Why is this wrong?
April 23, 2011

algebra
After looking at 50 or so of these equations the problem I seem to have is the common denominator and the multiplying the divisible by the top number on each fraction. Some of these are very simple and others are very confusing. The above I understand now.
April 23, 2011

algebra
could someone please explain to me how -5/8 + 1/4 = -3/8? I have several more of these problems -5/8 + -1/6 = -19/24, and more. I have no reference in my text on how to do these. Can someone take me through the steps?
April 23, 2011

algebra
what is the easiest way to solve a square root equation without a calculator? I have looked online and found a few, but to get the lengthy decimals or irrational numbers seems awfully confusing.
April 16, 2011

algebra
how do you find the square root of any number with long division and not a calculator? I don't like calculator readings. They are not always easy to figure out, plus math principles can't be learned with a calculator.
April 16, 2011

Algebra
Thank you. I didn't think of multiplying from left to right.
April 15, 2011

Algebra
I was given this problem to solve and no matter what order I multiply the variables I don't get the right answer. 27xy, when x=12.7 and y=100.4 the answer is 34,427.16 I cannot figure out the way to achieve this answer. I find problems with variable fairly easy, but this ...
April 15, 2011

9th grade English
I'm writing an essay about Mercutio's character and why friendship is so important to him in Romeo and Juliet. I have a good complex thesis but I'm having trouble structuring it. Thesis: Mercutio is extremely close with Romeo and cares very deeply about his friend...
April 14, 2011

maths
5
April 11, 2011

Physics
What is a node? i'm supposed to label the nodes in a diagram of a wave but i can't find it anywhere
March 31, 2011

geometry
what is the area of a rhombus with a 60 degree angle and sides 5 cm long? (round to the nearest 10th)
March 29, 2011

geometry
what is the area of a rhombus with a 60 degree angle and sides 5 cm long? (round to the nearest 10th)
March 29, 2011

Physics
How many calories are needed to change 1 gram of 100 degrees Celsius boiling water to 100 degrees Celsius steam?
March 23, 2011

physics
thats not very helpful, will you at least answer the first question?
March 21, 2011

physics
How much heat does it take to warm up a 300g glass of water by 30 degrees C? (what is the formula for the specific heat of water?)
March 21, 2011

math
I need to find the sqrt of a number that has a greater mean absolute devieation that 2.53.
November 10, 2010

8th grade Social Studies
13 colonies rhode island how did they adept to their environment
October 3, 2010

mathARIA
I need to find the sqrt of a number that has a greater mean absolute devieation that 2.53.
November 7, 2009

Science
Use your brain
October 2, 2008

math
My homework tells me to divide the answer ,add the answer, and find the mixed fraction in the answer, but they don't tell me where I get the answer . What do I do? Surely there is more info. If not, you can't do it.
March 13, 2007

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