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December 6, 2016

# Posts by ben

Total # Posts: 974

Accounting
Net Gain - ER *of the greater of PA or PBO, then amount amortized = Excess/Avg remain svc period yrs
November 30, 2016

Accounting
Herring Wholesale Company has a defined benefit pension plan. On January 1, 2016, the following pension related data were available: (\$ in 000s) Net gain–AOCI \$ 350 Accumulated benefit obligation 3,170 Projected benefit obligation 3,200 Fair value of plan assets 2,700 ...
November 30, 2016

Calculus
For what values of the constants a and b is (1,3) a point of inflection of the curve y=ax^3+bx^2?
November 29, 2016

Maths
I have a patio which is 3m wide. The roof of this consists of sheets of plastic which are 900mm wide. I have used as few sheets as possible and made all overlaps the same width. What is the width, in millimetres, of this overlap? A. 100 B. 150 C. 200 D. 250 E. 300
November 25, 2016

Maths
If it is 9am now, what time will it be in 2003 hours from now? Mental way please.
November 25, 2016

Econ math/logarithms
If log with base b (2)=0.39 and log with base b (3)=0.61 evaluate the following. log with base b (8). Simplify your answer. How to start? I thought I am supposed to write log base b 2^3 but I don't seem to get an answer that would fit.
November 21, 2016

Maths
Within a square land, Asmo cut out a rectangular land with width of 10 meters (as shown below), the remaining land’s area is 1575 square meters. The area of cut out rectangular land is ______ square meters.
November 21, 2016

Calculus
A 5ft tall person is walking toward a light 20ft off the ground at 8 ft/sec. What is the rate of change of the length of the persons shadow when they are 15ft away from the light? What is the speed of the tip of the shadow moving?
November 2, 2016

math
An age that is at least 25 years old.. Translate to inequality
October 24, 2016

data management gr.12
The Infinity Club consists of 5 boys and 6 girls. How many working groups of 5 people can be formed with: a)no restrictions (my answer is 11C5) b)all boys (is this correct 5C5) c)all girls (answer 6C5) d)more girls than boys (6C4x5C1 +6C3x5C2) e)more boys than girls (5C4x6C1+...
October 13, 2016

data management
How many ways the letters in BIOENGINEERING be arranged if B must not be next to the O. Thanks in advance (is this correct 14!-(13!x2!)
October 13, 2016

data management
I don't think that is the correct answer. The total number of songs 5+6+3 so I guess 14C5x14C6x14C3-5C1x6C1 I'm just very confused. Thanks
October 13, 2016

data management
There are 5 rock songs, 6 country songs, and 3 hip-hop songs. How many different albums can be formed using the songs if the album should contain at least 1 rock song and 1 country song?
October 13, 2016

Physics
Nvm I found out how to solve it.
October 1, 2016

Physics
A ball is raised to a height of 30.0m above the ground. What would its velocity be when it has fallen to a height of 15.0m above the ground. (You must solve this as a conservation of energy problem, and can do it in one step!) Any help would be appreciated..
October 1, 2016

Math/Algebra
oh whoops, yes that is the correct equation! Thanks figured out the answer!
September 14, 2016

Math/Algebra
The equation is Z^2-8+12/Z^2+Z-6 I got this far (Z-6)(Z-2)/(Z+2)(Z-3) It needs to be simplified further, as far as my understanding (Z-2) and (Z+2) cannot be cancelled out.
September 14, 2016

Chemistry
When 1.5 grams of salt are added to 12.0 grams of water and the salt dissolves, what is the mass of the system?
September 11, 2016

Calculus 1
sand is being poured onto the ground forming a conical pile whose height equals 1/4 of the diameter of the base. The sand is falling at a rate of 20cm^3/sec. How fast is the height of the sand pile increasing when it is 3cm high?
September 10, 2016

Math
But the LCM would be 30...
September 9, 2016

science
For the reaction 2N2O(g) ⇌ O2(g) + 2N2(g), what happens to the equilibrium position if the volume decreases? A. does nothing B. shifts to the left C. doubles D. shifts to the right
September 4, 2016

Math
September 4, 2016

Physics
average velocity is 0 since the total displacement is 0 average speed is 72,since average speed = Total Distance/Total time = 2D/(t1+t2) = 2D/(D/S1+D/S2) = 2S1*S2/(S1+S2)=2*60*90/(60+90) Btw,i think the km should be kmh⁻¹,isn't it?
September 4, 2016

Optics (pls help)
To save expenses, you would like to buy the shortest mirror that will allow you see your entire body, should the mirror be A) Half your height B) Two-thirds your height or C)equal to your height ? Does the answer depends on how far away from the mirror you stand? Please I need...
August 15, 2016

Algebra
C the power of two+18c-175=0 Help please?
July 20, 2016

Physics
The A above middle C has a frequency of 440 Hz. If you play this note on a piano and the piano string oscillates with an amplitude of 0.55 mm, what is the maximum acceleration of the string?
June 9, 2016

Chemistry
Spontaneous reactions ________. always release free energy*** always result in increase disorder of the system always take place at a rapid rate are always exothermic
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
Which of the following changes would shift the reaction shown here to the right (product side)? 4HCl (g) + O2(g) < = > 2Cl2 (g) + 2 H2O (g) addition of Cl2*** decrease of pressure increase of pressure removal of O2
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
Which of the following changes would shift the reaction shown here to the right (product side)? 4HCl (g) + O2(g) < = > 2Cl2 (g) + 2 H2O (g) addition of Cl2*** decrease of pressure increase of pressure removal of O2
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
At what stage of a reaction do atoms have the highest energy Product stage Reactant stage Transition state stage*** The stage of the highest energy depends on the atom
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
When 2.0 g of solid NaOH (∆Hsoln = -445.1kJ/mol) dissolves in 10L of water, how much heat is released? 445.1 kJ 44.51 kJ 22.26 kJ 11.13 kJ***
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
Calculate the energy required to produce 5.00 mol of Cl2O7 on the bases of the following balanced equation. 2Cl2(g) +7O2(g) +130kcal - - > 2 Cl2O7 5.00 kcal 65 kcal*** 130 kcal 325 kcal
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
What does the symbol ∆H stand for? one Calorie given off by a reaction the heat capacity of a substance*** the heat of a reaction for a chemical reaction the specific heat of a substance
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
Which of the following is the correct unit for specific heat? degree C*** Cal cal/g cal/(g*deg C)
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
The heat capacity of an object depends in part on its enthalpy mass potential energy*** shape
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
When your body breaks down sugar completely, how much heat is released compared to burning the same amount of sugar in a flame? The body releases___ less heat than the flame*** more heat than the flame same amount of heat as a flame the body releases so heat
May 16, 2016

Chemistry
What would likely happen if you were to touch a metallic beaker in which an endothermic reaction were occurring? The beaker would probably feel cooler than before the reaction started. The beaker would probably feel warmer than before the reaction started.*** The beaker would ...
May 16, 2016

science
mechanical to potential to gravitational
May 13, 2016

Algebra
Whats the question?
May 13, 2016

Geometry
Segment AD is perpendicular to the radius of circle (B) and the radius of circle (c). If radius BA=6in, segment AD=21in and radius CD=16in, find the length of BC to the nearest tenth of an inch.
May 10, 2016

math
The area of a plot of land is 2496 square meters. A small part of the land is fenced. The ratio of the area of the plot of land to the area that is not fenced is 48:31. What is the area of the land that is not fenced? (5th grade math)
May 4, 2016

Chemistry
A sample of sulfur hexafluoride gas (SF6) occupies a volume of 3.230 Liters at 7.011 x 101 oC. Assuming the pressure is constant, what will the final temperature be (in o C) if the volume is increased to 7.350 Liters?
April 27, 2016

Physics
A plane travels 1000 km at an angle of 40 degrees East to North, then changes direction and travels 500 km at an angle of 20 degrees North to East. What is the magnitude and direction of the planes total displacement?
April 27, 2016

Chemistry
How many grams of MgCl2 would be required to make 440 g of magnesium ?
April 26, 2016

Physics
The human heart discharges 75ml of blood at each beat against the pressure of 0.1mmHg. Calculate the power of the heart assuming that the purse frequency is 80 beats per minute.(density of mercury is 13.6*10^3 Kg/m3)
April 20, 2016

PHYSICS!!
This is also a part of it!! Coincidently the horn on your car, which you sound as you narrowly miss the flautist in problem 1, also give a constant 300 Hz. tone. What frequency does the flautist hear before and after you pass them?
April 14, 2016

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 ...
April 14, 2016

AP Physics
Two identical, small balls are suspended by separate 0.25m threads that are attached to a common point on the ceiling. Each ball has a mass of 8.0 x 10^-4 kg. Initially the balls are uncharged and hang straight down. They are then given identical positive charges and, as a ...
April 13, 2016

PHYSICS!!
In its search for flying insects, a bat uses an echolocating system based on pulses of high frequency sound. These pulses are 2.0 ms in duration, have a frequency of 50 kHz, and an intensity level of 100 dB at 1.0 m from the bat’s mouth. Assume the bat produces acoustic ...
April 13, 2016

L.o
I don't know
April 13, 2016

PHYSICS HELP!!
Im so confused on how to calculate part b..... the rest of the answer i know how to solve it...
April 11, 2016

PHYSICS HELP!!
(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 ...
April 11, 2016

Math
Three Bases and home plate make a diamond that is 90 feet on each side. What is the perimeter of the diamond?
April 6, 2016

Chemistry
Calculate how many grams of MgO that can be produced from 4.58 of Mg metal and 0.99 of O2 gas. Recall the balanced reaction is: 2 Mg (s) + O2 (g) 2 MgO (s) And the answers to part one were: Moles of MgO from 4.58 g Mg = 0.1884 Moles of MgO from 0.99 g O2 = 0.0619 Limiting ...
March 28, 2016

Chemistry
If 12.01 g of Mg metal and 6.56 g of O2 gas are reacted, 1) How many moles of MgO can be produced from the given mass of Mg? 2) How many moles of MgO can be produced from the given mass of O2? 3) From the above calculations, determine which of the reactants is the limiting ...
March 28, 2016

Chemistry
If 12.01 g of Mg metal and 6.56 g of O2 gas are reacted, 1) How many moles of MgO can be produced from the given mass of Mg? 2) How many moles of MgO can be produced from the given mass of O2? 3) From the above calculations, determine which of the reactants is the limiting ...
March 28, 2016

Chemistry
Given that you are starting with 20.816 grams of Fe and 7.079 grams of O2, what is the THEORETICAL YIELD of Fe2O3 in moles?
March 28, 2016

Math
A certian recipe asks for 5/8 cup of granola. How much is needed to make 1/9 of a recipe?
March 27, 2016

Algebra
A campground consists of 8 square campsites arranged in a line along a beach. The distance from the edge of a campsite to the water at the end of the beach is 5 yards. The area of the campground, including the beach, is 1102 square yards. What is the width of one campsite? -9....
March 24, 2016

Physics
A missile is fired with a launch velocity of 15000 ft/s at a target 1200 miles away. At what angle must it be fired to hit the target? Use g = 32 ft/s.s
March 11, 2016

Math
But that's all the information
March 7, 2016

Ms. Sue???
Can you help me
March 7, 2016

Math
The pool is partially filled with water. The volume of the water in the pool is 45 cubic feet. How deep is the water? A.0.5 ft B.1.5 ft C.2.5 ft** D.3.5 ft Am I right?
March 7, 2016

Chemistry
A flask of hydrogen gas is collected at 1.023 atm and 35 degrees C by displacement of water at 35 degrees C is 42.2 mm Hg. What is the partial pressure of hydrogen gas in the flask? Not exactly sure where to start with this question, or what formula to use. Thanks in advance
March 6, 2016

Differential equation (urgent pls!!!)
Reduce the differential equation below to an exact equation (X - 2siny + 3)dx -(4siny - 2x + 3)dy=0. The problem here is how to solve for the integrating factor...any help pls?
March 4, 2016

maths(Differential Equation)
Solve the differential equation below (Y + y^3/3 + x^2/2)dx + 1/4(1 + y^2)xdy=0
March 3, 2016

Accelerated algebra
Comet C has an elliptical orbit of eccentricity 0.9638 with the sun at one focus. The greatest distance of the comet from the sun is 2940 million miles. Find the least distance between the comet C and the sun.
March 1, 2016

Physics
Electrons in a narrow beam travelling at a steady speed of 5 x 10^7 ms^-1 are directed into the space between two oppositely charged parallel plates 50mm apart. The potential difference between the plates is 2500V. The initial direction of the beam is parallel to the plates. ...
February 17, 2016

Physics - Electrons (Inside the atom)
A beam of electrons is directed into uniform electric and magnetic feilds that are at right angles to one another and to the beam direction. The strength of the magnetic feild is 55 mT; the electric feild strength is adjusted to 600 kV m^-1 when the beam passed through the ...
February 17, 2016

Calculus
Find the area of the region bounded by the graphs of y = x, y = 6 - 2x, and y = 0. (4 points) 3 6 9 None of these Please help I don't know how to do this
February 14, 2016

Algebra
(60/x)x66=400
February 11, 2016

Science (Physics)
A ball is projected horizontally from the top a hill with a velocity f 30mls. If it reaches the ground 5seconds later, the height of the hill is?
February 11, 2016

Science (Physics)
A ball is projected horizontally from the top a hill with a velocity of 30mls. If it reaches the ground 5seconds later, the height of the hill is?
February 11, 2016

College physics
a person drives northward (90 degrees) at 15m/s in a truck that weighs 2500kg. a second person driving a car that weighs 1600 kg drives southwest (225 degrees) at 16 m/s. They have a perfectly inelastic collision. What is the direction and speed of the two vehicles immediately...
November 22, 2015

science
a horizontal beam 6.8m long of mass 15kg is supported by pillars of 0.2 of each end. There is a man of mass 85 kg standing 1.7kg from one end of the beam .draw a diagram showing the forces acting on the beam in this equilibrium condition .calculate the magnitudes of the loads...
November 14, 2015

World history
Thank you
November 10, 2015

World history
What influenced the scientific revolution?
November 10, 2015

math
THANK YOU!!
November 2, 2015

math
The discounted price of a book is 85% of the original price. This is a savings of \$3. A sales tax of 8% will be added to the discounted price. What is the original price? the discounted price? and the tax?
November 2, 2015

Language
idk is correct thank you
November 2, 2015

English
October 28, 2015

October 26, 2015

Math
4x(x-2)=(2x+1)(2x-3) need help to solve
October 13, 2015

prasanna high school
Maths quection inam A.P. The sum of first six terms is 6an the product of second term and fifth term is -80. Find the terms of A.P.
October 8, 2015

4
Bobby has 230 marbles to put in jars. He wants the jars to hold either 100 marbles or 10 marbles. Which is a way he can arrange the marbles?
October 4, 2015

Math Help- Test Tomorrow!
We were doing review in class today and I remembered this one question I never got(though I don't have the specific question with me anymore). 1. It was a composite function question that asked for 'a' when f(g(a))=1. We were provided with the graphs of f(x) and g(...
September 22, 2015

Math
The function f(x)=x^2+5x+6 has zeros at -2 and -3. What are the zeros of the function y=-2f(x/11) ? Do you just plug x/11 into each x value in f(x)? Like f(x)= (x/11)^2+5(x/11)+6 (I exclueded the -2 because if I divide 0 by -2, it's still zero)? But then how can you find ...
September 21, 2015

discrete math
sorry its proof by cases
September 12, 2015

discrete math
4m+5n^2=20 (proof by cares)
September 12, 2015

Science
On a 120 km trip a motorist travels 60 km at 60 km/h. How fast must the motorist go for the next 60km in order to average 120km/h for the whole trip? i have attempted this question, yet the answers say it is impossible.
September 12, 2015

Physics
At a carnival, you can try to ring a bell by striking a target with a 8.46-kg hammer. In response, a 0.411-kg metal piece is sent upward toward the bell, which is 5.22 m above. Suppose that 34.4 percent of the hammer's kinetic energy is used to do the work of sending the ...
August 27, 2015

Physics
A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 12.1 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0343. Initially, how fast was the skier going?
August 27, 2015

physics
The person in the drawing is standing on crutches. Assume that the force exerted on each crutch by the ground is directed along the crutch, as the force vectors in the drawing indicate. If the coefficient of static friction between a crutch and the ground is 0.793, determine ...
August 12, 2015

physics
The drawing shows a wire tooth brace used by orthodontists. The top-most tooth is protruding slightly, and the tension in the wire exerts two forces, and , on this tooth in order to bring it back into alignment. If the forces have the same magnitude of 19.4 N, what is the ...
August 12, 2015

physics
A 72.2-kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.53 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.44 m/s2?
August 12, 2015

Physics
helicopter flies over the arctic ice pack at a constant altitude, towing an airborne 108-kg laser sensor which measures the thickness of the ice (see the drawing). The helicopter and the sensor move only in the horizontal direction and have a horizontal acceleration of ...
August 12, 2015

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