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# Posts by becky

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calculus
The question should be: f(x): 700v^2 + 34500/v f'(x) : 700v^2 -34500/v^2 f''(x) : ???
August 13, 2012

calculus
sorry typo error above, question is, f(x): 700v^2 + 34500/v f'(x) : 700v^2 -34500/v^2 f"'(x) : ???
August 13, 2012

calculus
how to find the second derivative of quotient rule? f(x): 700v^2 + 3450/v f'(x) : 700v^2 -3450/v^2 f"'(x) : ???
August 13, 2012

calculus
The 5 question is asking how many km/h...appreciated if anyone cld help...thank you!!
August 12, 2012

calculus
Hi i need help in this. Some of the parts i got the answer but some i don't. please help! A ship uses \$(7v^2) of fuel per hour when travelling at a constant speed of v km/h. Other expenses in operating the ship (i.e. crew and equipment) amount to \$345 per hour. The ship ...
August 12, 2012

calculus
August 11, 2012

calculus
Hi thanks for helping. But when differentiate pi^2 isn't that is 2pi? How come your answer is 2pi^2? and when different r^2 isn't that is 2r? How come your equation is dv/dt = 2pi^2 D r + 8/3*pi*r^2? Because my answer is 2pi D 2r + 8/3*pi*r*^2. anyone can explain? Thanks!
August 11, 2012

calculus
A bicycle wheel has a diameter D = 60 cm and the tyre has a cross sectional radius of r = 2.5 cm. The volume V of the inner tube is given by V = pi^2 D r^2 + (8/3*pi*r^3) If air is being pumped into the tyre so that the volume of the inner tube is increasing at the rate of 12 ...
August 11, 2012

math
In a time-use study, 20 randomly selected managers were found to spend a mean of 2.40 hours each day on paperwork. The standard deviation of the 20 scores is 1.30 hours. Also, the sample data appear to have a bell-shaped distribution. Construct the 95% confidence interval for ...
July 29, 2012

statistics
One of the problems with a study such as this one is the small size of the samples. If you wanted to estimate the proportion of a certain color of candy to within 2% of the actual proportion, how many individual pieces of candy must you sample? Assume you want to be 90% ...
July 23, 2012

LIT 210
What do you think Oedipus Rex and A Raisin in the Sun imply about Sophocles’ and Lorraine Hansberry’s cultural identities?
July 20, 2012

Math
thank you!!
June 30, 2012

Math
Im working on a math question and the answer is 2hr and 24min. I am getting 2.4 with my calculations how do i take 2.4 and get 2hr and 24min.???
June 30, 2012

Algebra
Thank you been 8 years and trying to go back to school trying to re learn and or remember thanks a bunch!!!!
June 28, 2012

Algebra
If two planes leave the same airport at 1:00 PM, how many miles apart will they be at 3:00 PM if one travels directly north at 150 mph and the other travels directly west at 200 mph? I understand that d = sqrt[300^2 + 400^2] d = sqrt[250,000] But im not sure how you get 500 ...
June 28, 2012

Finance
Carnation needs to buy a \$12,500 part the part company is offering cash discount terms of 4/10, n30. Carnation has a tight cash flow, wants to discount a 180 day note dated February 12 with a maturity value of \$10,300. Bank offers a discount rate of 6%. Should carnation ...
June 6, 2012

Physics
Two spherical objects with a mass of 7.60 kg each are placed at a distance of 2.93 m apart. How many electrons need to leave each object so that the net force between them becomes zero?
June 6, 2012

physics
Two small pith balls, each of mass m = 16.6 g, are suspended from the ceiling of the physics lab by 1.8 m long fine strings and are not moving. If the angle which each string makes with the vertical is è = 19°, and the charges on the two balls are equal, what is the...
June 6, 2012

math
pam is offered a salary of 28,000 a year for 30 years with annual raises of 6 % what would be pam's salary during her 5th year on the job
April 26, 2012

Math
The weights of adult long-tongued fruit bats are known to be normally distributed with a mean of 20.22 grams and a standard deviation of 3.23 grams. What is the probability that a randomly selected bat will: a) weigh at most 15 grams? b) weigh less than 30 grams?
March 23, 2012

math
The weights of adult long-tongued fruit bats are known to be normally distributed with a mean of 20.22 grams and a standard deviation of 3.23 grams. What is the probability that a randomly selected bat will: a) weigh at most 15 grams? b) weigh less than 30 grams?
March 21, 2012

Physics
wow I thought this was a homework help site. Not a be rude to someone you don't even know site? I have read the book thanks but physics is a hard topic to understand. You wasted your own time by commenting that rude comment. Thanks bye x
March 21, 2012

Physics
Tim and Ray have the same mass and they both climb up the same hill. Tim climbs the hill in 12 minutes and Ray in 22 minutes. a) Who does more work? b) Who develops the most power?
March 21, 2012

Physics
A blue whale materializes 11.5 km above an airless planet with an acceleration of gravity of 6.85 m/s2. What is the speed of the whale right before impact? (Work-Energy Theorem)
March 21, 2012

Physics
A car is driven at a constant speed of 85 km/h down a road. The car's engine delivers 49.2 kW of power. Calculate the average force that is resisting the motion of the car.
March 21, 2012

Physics
Michelle pulls a 14.5 kg wheeled cart with a rope along a flat road. The rope makes a 28.0 degree angle with the horizontal. If the tension in the rope is 350 N and she pulls the cart 56.7m how much work does Michelle do?
March 21, 2012

Physics
Bryant is fired from a cannon with an initial speed of 14 m/s. If his mass is 80 kg what is his initial kinetic energy?
March 21, 2012

Physics
A ball is moving at 82 m/s when it hits a ball at rest which has a mass fours times as big as its own. The formally stationary ball leaves the collision with a speed of 7.5 m/s what is the final velocity of the first ball?
March 21, 2012

physics
Neona is on a tricycle A, combined mass 62 kg, and Alyssia is on tricycle B, combined mass 54 kg. They are initially at rest, but they push off of each other. What is Neona's speed immediately after the push if Alyssia's is 4.2 m/s?
March 21, 2012

Physics
Kenya finally loses her cool and punches her teacher. The teacher weighs 85 kg. He sees the punch coming and begins to back up at a speed of 0.60 m/s. After Kenya clocks him, he is moving backwards at a speed of 0.82 m/s. If the contact time of Kenya's fist to the teachers...
March 21, 2012

Physics
Two trucks that appear to be identical collide on an icy road. One was originally at rest. The trucks stick together and move off at more than half the original speed of the moving truck. What can you conclude about the contents of the two trucks?
March 21, 2012

Physics
You are sitting at a baseball game when a foul ball comes in your direction. You prepare to catch it barehanded. In order to catch it safely, should you move your hands toward the ball, hold them still, or move them in the same direction as the moving ball? Explain.
March 21, 2012

Physics
As you lift a chair to store is upside down on a desk, gravity exerts a force, mg, downward and you exert a force of the same magnitude upwards. The two forces are equal in magnitude and opposite in direction. From this is would appear that no work was done, but you know you ...
March 21, 2012

Physics
Roads seldom go straight up a mountain, they wind back and forth. Explain why this is useful
March 21, 2012

math
6+10+6+7+6=35
March 7, 2012

math
i have 3 numbers 10,7,and 6 and need to make them work in 35...but it cant be like 7 into 35 it has to be all 3 numbers and can be used more than once but after another number like 10 + 7 +10 ect
March 7, 2012

Math
circumference (the crust)= 3.14(pie)*radius^2 C=3.14*12^2 (12 inch) = 452.16 C=3.14*8^2 (8 inch)=200.96 452.16 minus 200.96 = 251.2 in in diameter
March 6, 2012

physics
Determine the velocity of a satellite orbiting Earth at a height of 3.2 x 10^3 meters.
March 1, 2012

physics
Jessica, who mass is 55 kg, is 3.50 meters away from a 0.20 kg bag of Fig Newtons. What is the gravitational force between Jessica and the cookies?
March 1, 2012

physics
Imagine a planet that orbited the sun at a distance three times that of Earth. What would the period of that planet be in Earth years?
March 1, 2012

physics
A car is rounding a curve with a radius of 12.0 m at 8.2 m/s when it hits a slippery patch. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction between the car and the slick patch of road that will allow the car to round the corner safely?
March 1, 2012

physics
Someone swints a 3.0 kg mass at the end of a 2.3 m string in a horizontal circle. If the string can withstand a tension of 80 N, at what speed can they swing the mass before they risk a lawsuit?
March 1, 2012

Thermodynamics
Consider a system consisting of two glass bulbs, each with volume V, and each containing n moles of gas. Bulb A contains nA moles of A and bulb B contains nB moles of B (a different gas), nA = nB. The bulbs are connected by a closed stopcock. The stopcock is opened so that the...
February 22, 2012

physics
In a water balloon toss a contestant throws her balloon with a speed of 4.84 m/s at an angle of 16.5 degrees above the horizontal. Find the maximum height, the time of flight and the range of the balloon assuming her partner catches the balloon at the same height at which it ...
February 6, 2012

physics
A man is using a bow and arrow for the first time of his life. He is 25 meters from the target and aims directly at the center of the target. Surprisingly the arrow leaves the bow with a velocity of 54 m/s directly towards the center of the target and initially the velocity is...
February 6, 2012

physics
Many professional golfers can hit a golf ball 300 meters with a driver. The face of a driver and the swing pattern causes the ball to leave the club at around 18 degrees from the horizontal. Assuming the ball travels exactly 300 meters in the air before it bounces the first ...
February 6, 2012

physics
a mass being held by a string moves with speed v on a circular path of radius r, and has a period of revolution T. if it was desired to travel one revolution in twice as much time as before, what would be the radius of the path? what if the time was halved?
January 22, 2012

AP Statistics
Nurse practitioners are nurses with advanced qualifications who often act much like primary care physicians. Medical researchers wnat to design a study to compare the effectiveness of nurse practitioners and physicians. They recruit 1200 volunteer subjects for the tudy, each ...
December 16, 2011

ALGEBRA
Suppose you have a \$1,000 charge on a credit card charging 1% monthly interest using the adjusted balance method. The minimum payment due in May is \$70. How much will you save in interest charges in June by paying \$140 instead?.
November 26, 2011

microeconomics
if the price elasticity of demand for a cup of tea is equal to 3, how would you interpret this result?
November 17, 2011

Calculus
You are the owner of a delivery company with one truck. The trucks fuel economy is 1200/x miles per gallon when driving at x miles per hour (where 80 >= x <= 110). The price of fuel is \$1 per gallon. You pay the truck driver \$8 per hour. If a delivery 100 miles away is ...
November 17, 2011

Calculus
OH NEVER MIND! I GOT IT HAHAHA!
November 6, 2011

Calculus
Oh i shoud've been more specific, what i meant to ask was how do you find xa, ya etc. at 1/2 hours? Thanks in advance! :)
November 6, 2011

Calculus
THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP! One question, how do you find xa,ya, xb, and yb?
November 6, 2011

Calculus
At 1:00 p.m. ship A is 25 km due north of ship B. If ship A is sailing west at a rate of 16km/h and ship B is sailing south at 20km/h, find the rate at which the distance between the two ships is changing at 1:30 p.m.
November 6, 2011

chemistry
.115 mol of solute is put in a container and water is added to give 250ml of solutrion. what is the molarity
November 4, 2011

Calculus
For question a), how did you get 12800? Where'd that come from?
November 1, 2011

statistics
What is the standard deviation of a normal distribution, whose mean is 35, in which an x-value of 23 has a z-score of -1.63?
October 13, 2011

College Physics
In this problem you will estimate the heat lost by a typical house, assuming that the temperature inside is T(in) = 20 degrees celcius and the temperature outside is T(out) = 0 degrees celcius. The walls have fiberglass insulation, which dominates the heat conduction ...
October 8, 2011

College Physics
The top layer of your goose down sleeping bag has a thickness of 5.0 cm and a surface area of 1.0 m^2. When the outside temperature is -18 degrees celcius you lose 24 Cal/hr by heat conduction through the bag (which remains at a cozy 34 degrees celcius inside). Assume that you...
October 7, 2011

College Physics
October 7, 2011

College Physics
is k 0.023076923 ?
October 7, 2011

College Physics
The top layer of your goose down sleeping bag has a thickness of 5.0 cm and a surface area of 1.0 m^2. When the outside temperature is -18 degrees celcius you lose 24 Cal/hr by heat conduction through the bag (which remains at a cozy 34 degrees celcius inside). Assume that you...
October 7, 2011

College Physics
Nvm. I found the answer :) It's 555 W. (.200 W/m x K)(22m^2)[(19.3-16.4)/0.0230 m]
October 7, 2011

College Physics
A 2.30-cm-thick wood floor covers a 4.0 m x 5.5 m room. The subfloor on which the flooring sits is at a temperature of 16.4 degrees celcius, while the air in the room is at 19.3 degrees celcius. What is the rate of heat conduction through the floor? Use 0.200 W / m x K for the...
October 7, 2011

Organic chemistry
You are at isoelectric point for a solution of Leucine. If the number of negatively charged carboxyl ate groups, -COO-, is 1x10^19, how many positively charged amino groups, NH3+, would there be?
October 5, 2011

college physics
1 and 2 only :)
October 4, 2011

Chemistry
Why is the solubility of KHTar greater in a 0.10M NaNO3 solution than in distilled water?
July 14, 2011

I figured it out. I could say "Normalmente tengo mucha tarea en la clase."
May 16, 2011

I need to write about my geometry class and what I do in the class. I need to use "la tarea" in the sentence. I'm not sure if I could use this to describe the calculations I do. I'm confused how to even conjugate or use this. Would it start with "Hago la...
May 16, 2011

math
My mother and I are the same age – only the numbers are reversed (21,12 for example) Twelve years ago my mom was twice as old as me. So how old is my mommy and how old am I?
May 9, 2011

technical math/precal
18/3square roots of 6-7square roots of 2
May 3, 2011

physical science
The resultant vector of two particular displacement vectors dose not equal the sum of the magnitudes of the individual vectors. Describe the directions of the two vectors.
May 2, 2011

science
a person exerts 35 lbs of force to turn a door handle ( radius = 4 cm). How much force is exerted on the inner "axle" with a radius of 5 mm?
May 1, 2011

Chemistry
How do you calculate the heat fusion of ice? I have the initial and final temperatures and volume of the water.
April 26, 2011

math
4,200/120=
April 26, 2011

Chemistry
106 g of iron at 84.0°C are placed in contact with 205 g of silver at 11.0°C. If no heat is lost to the surroundings, what is the final temperature of the metals? The specific heat of iron is 0.418 J/g·°C and that of silver is 0.251 J/g·°C. 92.0 g...
April 25, 2011

Statistics
Discuss how a t Test can be employed in hypothesis testing by the use of directional vs. non directional hypotheses. Discuss types of research where using the t statistic may be an appropriate alternative to using a z-score.
April 20, 2011

chemistry
Fe2O3+ 3CO=2Fe+3Co2, suppose that 1.64kg of Fe are obtained from a 2.62kg sample of Fe2O3 (ore). assuming that the reaction goes to completion, what is the percent purity of the Fe2O3 in the original sample.
April 19, 2011

CHEMISTRY
Fe2O3 + 3CO= 2Fe + 3CO2, SUPPOSE THAT 1.64kg OF Fe ARE OBTAINED FROM A 2.62kg SAMPLE OF Fe2O3(ORE). ASSUMING THE REACTION IS COMPLETE, WHAT IS THE PERCENT PURITY OF THE Fe2O3 IN THE ORIGINAL SAMPLE?
April 17, 2011

Physics
A trapeze artist weighs 8.00 x 10^2 N. The artist momentarily held to one side of a swing by a partner so that both of the swing ropes are at an angle of 30º with the vertical. In such a condition of static equilibrium, what is the horizontal force being applied by the ...
April 13, 2011

health
Is there anyone that could possibly help me understand medical terminology? My college course has transitioned to an all online setting with in-class closed book exams. I'm having a hard time understanding the difference in word roots and combining forms. For instance: she...
April 11, 2011

math
Consider a party with 60 people. Assume each person knows more than m other people. How large must m be to guarantee that 3 people know each other?
March 31, 2011

geometry
The ratio of the areas of two similar trapezoids is 1:9. What is the ratio of the lengths of their altitudes?
March 30, 2011

Physics
I figured it out! PEg = gmh W = Fh PEg/W
March 29, 2011

Physics
A pulley system is used to lift a piano 2.6 m. If a force of 2510 is applied to the rope as the rope is pulled in 14 m, what is the efficiency of the machine? Assume the mass of the piano is 750 kg. I know the equation is eff = Wout / Win I'm just confused on what I'm ...
March 29, 2011

Physics
A 14,300 N car traveling at 46.0 km/h rounds a curve of radius 2.30 x 10^2 m. What is the minimum coefficient of static friction between the tires and the road that will allow the car to round the curve safely?
March 29, 2011

Physics
thank you sooo much!
March 29, 2011

Physics
Tarzan tries to cross a river by swinging from one bank to the other on a vine that is 10.2 m long. His speed at the bottom of the swing is 7.6 m/s. Tarzan does not know that the vine has a breaking strength of 1.0 103 N. What is the largest mass that Tarzan can have and still...
March 29, 2011

Physics
A satellite with an orbital period of exactly 24.0 h is always positioned over the same spot on Earth. This is known as a geosynchronous orbit. Television, communication, and weather satellites use geosynchronous orbits. At what distance would a satellite have to orbit Earth ...
March 29, 2011

Physics
A tennis player places a 58 kg ball machine on a frictionless surface, as shown below. The machine fires a 0.068 kg tennis ball horizontally with a velocity of 31.6 m/s toward the north. What is the final velocity of the machine? ______m/s to the south
March 21, 2011

In Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll in paragraph 1, how many errors are there in subject-verb agreement, parallelism, and pronoun-antecedent agreement?
March 21, 2011

Physics
A 57.8 kg pole-vaulter falls from rest from a height of 5.4 m onto a foam-rubber pad. The pole-vaulter comes to rest 0.25 s after landing on the pad. (a) Calculate the athlete's velocity just before reaching the pad. ______ m/s downward (b) Calculate the constant force ...
March 21, 2011

Physics
An 95.0 kg astronaut is working on the engines of a spaceship that is drifting through space with a constant velocity. The astronaut turns away to look at Earth and several seconds later is 26.3 m behind the ship, at rest relative to the spaceship. The only way to return to ...
March 21, 2011

physics
µk x (m x g) x d x cos 30º 0.40 x (290 x 9.81) x 4.0 x cos 30º hopefully that works
March 21, 2011

High School Chemistry
10mL of 0.10M HCl is given. What is the pH? How many milliliters of 0.10M NaOH would be required to neutralize it? What is the pH of the neutralized solution? What would the pH of the solution be if you added 20mL of NaOH? Here's what I have so far: pH of HCl=-log(0.10M)= ...
March 21, 2011

Newton' law of motion
Force = mass x acceleration 50N=10kg x a
March 9, 2011

Physics
thank you.
March 9, 2011

Physics
A 50.0 kg diver steps off a diving board and drops straight down into the water. The net force when in the water is an upward 1450 N. If the diver comes to rest 5.0 m below the water's surface, what is the total distance between the diving board and the diver's ...
March 9, 2011

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