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March 6, 2015

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Math
When dropped on a hard surface, a rubber ball takes a series of bounces, each one about 4/5 as high as the preceding one. If the rubber ball is dropped from a height of 20 ft, what is the approximate distance the ball travels before coming to rest? Please explain how you got ...
March 5, 2015

Art
1.d 2.a 3.d 4.b 5.b
March 2, 2015

Physics
A 7.5 kg box is on a table. What is the normal force acting on the box in each of the following situations? a) You leave the box alone. b) You push down on the box with a force if 20 N. c) You pull up on the box with a force of 20 N.
March 1, 2015

Physics
A worker pushes horizontally on a 25 kg crate resting on ground level. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction are 0.4 and 0.3.? a) How much force must he apply to start the crate moving? b) After the crate has stereo moving, how much force must he apply to move the ...
March 1, 2015

Geometrt
Casey sights the top of an 84 foot tall lighthouse at an angle of elevation of 58 degrees. If casey is 6 feet tall, how far is he standing from the base of the lighthouse?........ Do I use cos, tan, or sin? I did the rest of the worksheet but I'm not sure for this one
February 28, 2015

Physics
Label as to Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical, Heat, Radiant, Nuclear energy: 1) an egg 2)fire 3)waterfall 4)sound 5)light 6)gasoline 7)lightning 8) sun's energy 9) cooking an egg
February 26, 2015

math
Jennifer Rick went to Sunshine Bank to borrow $3,500 at a rate of 10¾%. The date of the loan was September 7. Jennifer hoped to repay the loan on January 15. Assume the loan is calculated using ordinary interest. How much will Jennifer totally repay?
February 26, 2015

science
What will happen when I put in minty mentos into all different kinds of soda?
February 25, 2015

math
I would say 5,240
February 25, 2015

math
If √6 is the geometric mean between 6 and another number, then the number is: 1 2 6
February 25, 2015

Math
Find the equation of the line that passes through (-5,4) and (6,4) My work: M= 4-4/6+5 = 0/11 y=mx+b 4= 0(6) + b 4=b Y=4 Therefore, the equation of the line that passes through (-5,4) And (6,4) is y=4 Was this done correctly?
February 19, 2015

Math
In a piggy bank there is a total of $15.75. If the ratio of dimes to quarters is 5:7, find the total amount in quarters.
February 19, 2015

chemistry
I have a lab finished and I have to find the dehydrated sample (show calculations) and the value of n (show calculations). I just need to know how I go about finding these answers using my data?
February 19, 2015

chemistry
Epsom salts is magnesium sulfate heptahydrate. If a student takes 2.50 g of Epsom salts and heats it to drive off the water, how much mass should the student expect to lose? ( I know that hepta is 7 but that's still not making sense to me)
February 19, 2015

Physics
An 17.2 kg box is released on a 35.7° incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.274 m/s2. Find the friction force impeding its motion. (in N) How large is the coefficient of friction?
February 10, 2015

Physics
A box is given a push so that it slides across the floor. How far will it go, given that the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.210 and the push imparts an initial speed of 3.50 m/s? (in m)
February 10, 2015

Physics
If the coefficient of kinetic friction between a 32.7 kg crate and the floor is 0.295, what horizontal force is required to move the crate at a steady speed across the floor? (in N) What horizontal force is required if Uk is zero? (in N)
February 10, 2015

Math
Find the distance between P1(3, –195°) and P2(–4, –94°) on the polar plane. Round your answer to the nearest thousandth. I got 5.75 as my answer. Is this correct?
February 6, 2015

math estimating products
Show three ways to estimate 3 / 5 ×9 1/2. Identify each method you use.
February 5, 2015

Science
What is the central theme of the “As Cheap as Coal” portion in Section 8.1 of your text? (Points : 1)
January 30, 2015

chemistry
What is the molar mass of pentane if 4.18 ~ 1016 molecules of pentane weigh 5.00 ƒÊg?
January 30, 2015

Math
So...I would take 1 billion * 6.14in then divide by25,000 to get my answer right?
January 27, 2015

Math
SIZE: US currency bills are are 2.61 inches wide and 6.14 inches long; they are .0043 inches thick and weigh 1 gram.
January 27, 2015

Math
Needing help setting these problems up...not necesarily giving me the answers. thanks. In January 2009 the state of Nevada was facing a budget deficit of $1.5 billion. The population of the state was approximately 2 million. How much would each person in the state have to ...
January 27, 2015

Math word problems
thats the way i ended up doing it...thanks.
January 27, 2015

Math word problems
An outdoor supply store has its regularly priced $160 jackets on sale for $120. What is the discount rate? 120/160*100=75% but that doesn't seem right. I believe it should be 25% discount, but I dont know how to set that up. Can someone tell me if the above is correct, if ...
January 27, 2015

Math
Alexander Smith receives a salary of $250 per week plus a commission of 15% on all sales over $1500. Find his earnings during a week in which sales totaled $3000. Not sure how to set this up.
January 26, 2015

French
Thank you both!
January 23, 2015

French
Can you look over my french paragraph and make sure it's grammatically correct? Thank you in advance! Mon manoir est grand. Le toit est plat. Cette maison a deux etages. Ma chambre est en bas. Il y a sept chambres dans la maison. Ma chambre est confortable et moderne.
January 23, 2015

Geometry
ABC= (5x+40) and BDC=ax what is the value of x
January 19, 2015

math
I have to find the unit rate 3\5 divided by 3\8 and ui can't figure out how you would get 3\8 to one?
January 14, 2015

phys
While spinning in a centrifuge, a 70.0 kg astronaut experiences an acceleration of 5.00 g, or five times the acceleration due to gravity on the earth. What is the centripetal force acting on her?
December 21, 2014

math
Ralph packs 9 three-fourth pound sacks of candy in each carton. How many pounds of candy is that?
December 10, 2014

7th grade science
the answer was b
December 4, 2014

7th grade science
some animals, but not humans have an organ called a gizzard located near the top of their digestive tract. this organ is small and can contain small rocks. it also has thick muscular walls. based on this physical description which of the following is most likely to be the ...
December 4, 2014

5th grade math
first take the decimal away and round for example lets say your decimal is 6.54 take away the decimal 654 now use the second number which in this case is 5 to round 6 to 7 to get 700 now add the decimal back in so you will have 7.00 same with dividing lets say you have 5.00 ...
December 4, 2014

6th grade Math
483 divided by 11.50 42 hours
December 3, 2014

Math Proof
prove f(x)=b^x is continuous on (-infinity,infinity) i.s at all a exist in reals. here assume b does not equal 1, but b>0
December 1, 2014

reading
From this paragraph, what relationship can you infer between the jogger and the writer? A. The writer is observing a typical jogger. B. The writer is in danger from the jogger. C. They are complete strangers to each other. D. They are well known to each other.
November 20, 2014

Algebra, help please!!!
Subtract 66-21? Is it a good measure of spread as well then?
November 19, 2014

Algebra, help please!!!
The youngest person in the company is 21. The oldest is 66. A: What is the range? B: Is the range a good measure of spread for the ages in the company? Why?
November 19, 2014

Algebra, help please!!!
Find the mean and the median in the following arithmetic sequences: A: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 B: 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, . . . ., 199 C: 7, 10, 13, 16, . . ., 607
November 19, 2014

MATH!!!
Al saves pennies. He agreed to give 5/11 of his pennies to bev . If she would give 5/11 of what she got from al to carl and in return if he would give 5/11 of what he got from bev to danni, carl and agreed and danni recived 750 pennies . How many pennies did al have?
November 19, 2014

Phil
Identify the premise/s and the conclusion and label them. Complete the argument if necessary. 1.My bowl fell off of the counter and broke. If your bowl falls off of the counter, it will break. 2.You shouldn’t be so critical of War and Peace. You’ve never read it. 3....
November 18, 2014

spanish
what is 1+1
November 18, 2014

Probability.. HELP!
At the American Kennel Club, there are 36 dogs entered in a show where there will be a first-, second-, and third- place award. How many possibilities are there for these awards?
November 13, 2014

Math, Please Help!
I got 144 for TENNESSEE (9*1*2*4*2) and I got 16 for OHIO (4*2*2). I don't understand how you got your numbers and if I am doing this wrong?
November 13, 2014

Math, Please Help!
I don't understand how you got them? I have tried to figure this out and can't get the right answer on how you got your answers.
November 13, 2014

Math, Please Help!
Find the number of ways to arrange the letters in the following words: A: Ohio B: Alabama C: Illinois D: Mississippi E: Tennessee
November 13, 2014

Math, Please Help!
Suppose a dot is placed at random in a 10 x 10 graph grid in which squares have been numbered from 1 to 100 with no number repeated. Now simulate choosing 100 numbers at random between 1 and 100 inclusive. How many numbers might you expect to match the square with the dot?
November 12, 2014

Algebra HELP!
An estimate of the frog population in a certain pond was found by catching 30 frogs, marking them, and returning them to the pond. The next day, 50 frogs were caught, of which 14 had been marked the previous day. Estimate the frog population of the pond.
November 12, 2014

PED 212 Foundation of Movement & Motor Activitie
Question 1.1. Which of the following “reminders” for successful lesson planning is correct? (Points : 1) a. it helps you decide when to b.teach certain activities c. it helps you remember which level you are teaching d. it helps you assign appropriate time limits ...
November 12, 2014

math
Complete the sign for each equation 65/60 - 1 this is what the paper has on it now i think that you are supposed to put a + - * I'm not sure.
November 9, 2014

Algebra HELP!
I am lost on how to find these ways for it to equal out at the end with B and C. I don't understand these problems at all. :(
November 6, 2014

Algebra HELP!
A teacher instructed her class to take any number and perform a series of computations using that number. The teacher was able to tell each student's original number by subtracting 1 from the student's answer. Create similar instructions for students so that the ...
November 6, 2014

math
Tammy wants to get change for 30c. The only coins she can get are quarters, nickels and dimes. How many different ways can she get 30c using only these coins?
November 5, 2014

probability
A case of wine has 10 bottles, 2 of which contain spoiled wine. A sample of 3 bottles is randomly selected from the case. (a)What is probability that the sample contains 2 bottles of spoiled wine? (b)What is probability that all 3 of the sampled bottles are spoiled? (c)What ...
November 3, 2014

probability
Assume that head sizes (circumference) of new recruits in the Canadian armed forces can be approximated by a normal distribution with a mean of 22.8 inches and a standard deviation of 1.1 inches. (a)What proportion of recruits have head sizes between 22 and 23 inches? (b)Five ...
November 3, 2014

physical eduaction
Which of the following does NOT describe the concept of Growth? (Points : 1) a. measured quantitatively b. physical change c.influenced by children’s abilities d. increase in bone size
November 3, 2014

Sequences
If {x_n} is not bounded above, does x_n -> infinity? prove there exist a subsequence {x_n} where k=1 to infinity such that x_n_k -> infinity
November 2, 2014

Algebra
re-evaluate your terms. I got x^4 +5x^3 -x^2 -5x-4. my work: .5(2x^2 +4x +2)(x^2 +3x -4)=.5(2x^4+6x^3-8x^2+4x^3+4x^2 -16x+2x^2 +6x-8)
November 2, 2014

statistics and probability
A company manufactures washers, about 5% of which are defective. If a random sample of 100 washers are inspected, what is the probability that fewer than 4 are defective?
November 2, 2014

Clinical Chemistry
Not sure that is what the question asks from my instructor. I am totally confused.
November 2, 2014

Clinical Chemistry
I am not sure how to start this. You are given a 200% solution of a compound. You must dilute and construct a calibration curve to interpret concentration of compound in unknown samples. Show the steps needed to perform a two-fold serial dilution through 5 tubes.
November 2, 2014

physical eduaction
what can potentially have the most impact on physical education outcomes other than class size? a .type of equipment used b. amount of equipment available c. attitude of the classroom teacher d. lack of funding for equipment
November 1, 2014

Chemistry
Beryllium flouride's formula is BeF2. Why do beryllium and flourine combine in a 1:2 ratio?
October 30, 2014

Math
Limit as n goes to infinity of ((2n)!/(n^n)).
October 29, 2014

math
Anthony is 20. and julian is 10.
October 29, 2014

Calculus
Find the work done by F(x,y,z)=(x^2y)i=(x-z)j+(xyz)k where c=(t)i+(t^2)j+(2)k, 0<t<1. The answer is supposed to be -17/15, but i keep getting -13/10. Any help on the process would be appreciated.
October 28, 2014

Math
The medical records of infants delivered at Kaiser Memorial Hospital show that the infants' lengths at birth (in inches) are normally distributed with a mean of 22 and a standard deviation of 2.1. Find the probability that an infant selected at random from among those ...
October 27, 2014

Physical Science
I am so confused. I do not get it at all.
October 27, 2014

Physical Science
A 5.00 kg block of ice at –25 oC is converted to steam at 125 oC. How much energy (in kilojoules) is expended in this process? The following data are provided: a. Specific heat of ice = 2.092 J/g oC b. Latent heat of fusion = 334.72 J/g c. Specific heat of water = 4.184 J...
October 27, 2014

Physical Science
Lead is a soft, dense metal with a specific heat of 0.117 J/goC, a melting point of 328.0 oC, and a heat of fusion of 23012 J/g. How much heat (in kilojoules) must be provided to melt a 350.0 kg sample of lead that is initially at 20 oC?
October 27, 2014

Limits
I know that 1/n goes to zero so 2^0=1 so obviously the limit is 1. But i have to write it out and I can't seem to figure out the correct way to do this.
October 27, 2014

Limits
Prove using formal definition of limit: Lim 2^(1/n)=1 n->ininity
October 27, 2014

Mathematica
I am trying to write a matrix where n=100, and the matrix's first and last number is 2 and all the number in the middle are 1.
October 26, 2014

Clark Atlanta
Plants need carbon dioxide to produce energy. How many carbon are there in 10.0 g of carbon dioxide? this is what I have so far. 10.0g x 1mol/44.01CO2 = 227 mol CO2
October 26, 2014

8th grade language arts
Can someone post the answers to this question please.
October 25, 2014

phyics
_________ was the first to show that all objects fall toward Earth with constant ____________.
October 23, 2014

Proof
Let {x_n} and {y_n} be real valued sequences suppose x_n->0 and {y_n} is bounded. Prove that (x_n*y_n)->0
October 22, 2014

Calculus
Use linear approximation, i.e. the tangent line, to approximate \sqrt[3] { 7.9 } as follows: The equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x = 8 can be written in the form y = Using this, we find our approximation for \sqrt[3] {7.9} is
October 21, 2014

Chemistry
How would the empirical formula of copper (II) sulfate be affected if some of the sample sticks to the stirring rod?
October 20, 2014

Math
If the first dice yields an even number, what is the probability that the sum of the two dices will be equal to 12? 1st Die P(even) = 3/6 = 0.50 P(6|even) = 1/3 = 0.333 2nd Die P(6) = 1/6 = .1667 So P(12) = 0.33*0.1667 ?
October 19, 2014

Probability
If the first dice yields an even number, what is the probability that the sum of the two dices will be equal to 12? 1st Die P(even) = 3/6 = 0.50 P(6|even) = 1/3 = 0.333 2nd Die P(6) = 1/6 = .1667 So P(12) = 0.5*0.33*0.1667 ?
October 19, 2014

algebra
what is the area of a rectangle with a length that is 5 more than triple the width?
October 16, 2014

calculus
Find the center of mass in the 1st quadrant of the circle x^2+y^2=4 where rho(x,y)=k(x^2+y^2) Thanks.
October 15, 2014

math
Marcus Has 5 sticks, He gave away 0.75 of each stick away. How Many Did He He Give Away
October 15, 2014

English Writing
Can you help me write a persuasive paragraph? The topic is about 'Disposal Food'
October 15, 2014

spanish
en el primer piso puedes encontrar
October 14, 2014

Poofs
Let {X_n} be a sequence of real numbers that is bounded above by M and such that X_n-->x Prove that x<=M. This is what I have, but I believe it is wrong: Let M>0 then there exist N>=1 s.t. n>=N. then |x_n - x|<M. Since {x_n} is bounded above by the given {x_n...
October 13, 2014

Math Proof
Let {X_n} be a sequence of real numbers that is bounded above by M and such that X_n-->x Prove that x<=M
October 13, 2014

Physics
I'm having a bit of trouble with this problem. A ball is thrown upwards and stays in the air for 3.65 seconds. What is the initial velocity? (I use an acceleration of -10 m/s/s) I got an answer of 18.25 m/s/s but I'm not sure that it's correct. I would love some help!
October 10, 2014

Physics
I'm having a bit of trouble with this problem. A ball is thrown upwards and stays in the air for 3.65 seconds. What is the initial velocity? (I use an acceleration of -10 m/s/s) I got an answer of 18.25 m/s/s but I'm not sure that it's correct. I would love some help!
October 9, 2014

Physics
Thanks so much!
October 9, 2014

Physics
I'm having some trouble figuring out how to do the following question: A ball punted vertically has a hang time of 3.65 seconds. What was its initial velocity? (I use an acceleration of -10 m/s/s) Thanks!
October 9, 2014

Math
You can use the Pythagorean equation (a^2 + b^2= c^2 ) because the triangle the diagonal and the 2 sides make is a right triangle. H= height of rectangle 14+H= width of rectangle H^2 + (14+H)^2 = 26^2 Solve for h to find height:)
October 9, 2014

math
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October 8, 2014

math
Yolo has two pieces of string. One is 32 inches long, and the other is 48 inches long. She wants to make as many necklaces as she can, all of the same length. What is the longest a necklace can be?
October 8, 2014

Math
There are 54 graders who play sports. Twenty-seven play baseball. The rest play soccer. Second grade has 37 soccer players. How many students play soccer?
October 8, 2014

Statistics
You own shares of Fidelity Magellan Fund (FMF), which concentrates on stocks of large American companies. Its monthly return is μFMF = 1.4% and sFMF = 4.70%. You decided to diversify your portfolio by adding shares of the Fidelity Japan Fund (FJF), which has monthly ...
October 8, 2014

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