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A hot air balloon carries a load of 1000 N including its own weight. The balloon is 10 m in diameter. Estimate the average air temp of the air inside the balloon if the air outside is 20 is 20 deg C.
March 19, 2017
Math Written Assignment
He has decided to remove all the old sod (grass), bring in a new 4 inch layer of topsoil, install new in-ground sprinklers, and reseed the lawn. He seems to think that he'll be able to save money by hauling loads of topsoil from the store himself in his pickup truck, ...
March 4, 2017
If Leah walks 5 miles in 60 minutes, then Leah will walk how far in 110 minutes if she walks at the same speed the whole time? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest tenth of a mile.
March 3, 2017
How much energy (in kilojoules) is released when 29.0 g of ethanol vapor at 88.0 ?C is cooled to -10.0 ?C? Express your answer to two significant figures. q = ______________ kJ Ethanol has mp = -114.5 ?C, bp = 78.4 ?C, ?Hvap = 38.56 kJ/mol and ?Hfusion = 4.60 kJ/mol. The molar...
January 26, 2017
Explain why olive oil has a higher viscosity than water, by selecting an appropriate word from the provided list and filling in the following blanks. Oleic acid has a higher viscosity than water because it is a much________ molecule than water with ________ ________. List of ...
January 26, 2017
Mrs. Scott decided that she would spend more no more than $120 to buy a jacket and a skirt.If the price of jacket was $20 more than 3 times the price of the skirt.Find the highest possible price of the skirt. I have the answer but they add another variable which is never ...
December 5, 2016
an astronaut throws a ball with mass m to the right with speed v. It strikes the wall of the space station and rebounds, moving left with a speed V/2. What was te magnitude of the impulse of the ball caused by the collision? Any help would be greatly appreciated
November 10, 2016
AP Physics 2
Identical point charges of +3.3 µC are fixed to three of the four corners of a square. What is the magnitude |q| of the negative point charge that must be fixed to the fourth corner, so that the charge at the diagonally opposite corner experiences a net force of zero?
October 25, 2016
Math Physics Torque Equilibrium
A uniform meterstick pivoted at its center has a 100 g mass suspended at the 21.0 cm position. At what position should a 95.0 g mass be suspended to put the system in equilibrium? What mass would have to be suspended at the 80.0 cm position for the system to be in equilibrium?
October 22, 2016
A customer at Cavallaros Fruit Stand picks a sample of 3 oranges at random from a crate containing 60 oranges, of which 4 are rotten. What is the probability that the sample contains 1 or more rotten oranges?
July 23, 2016
Josie wants to tile one square section of her countertop. She bought 850 tiles with side lengths of 1 inch. A. What is the largest side length of that countertop she can tile? Round to the nearest whole inch. B. How many tiles will she have left over?
March 28, 2016
A ball is thrown striaght up from a height of 3 ft with an initial velocity of 40 feet per second. How high will the ball go? Assume that the only force acting on the ball is gravity where the acceleration due to gravity is -32 feet per second per second.
March 24, 2016
A certain minivan has a maximum carrying capacity of 1,200 pounds. The luggage weighs 150 pounds. Write an solve an inequality to find the maximum weight allowable for passengers. I got x+150 >= 1200 Im not sure if it's correct
February 24, 2016
Calculate the annualized rate of return on a 200-day commercial paper. This loan does not pay periodic interest; it is a discount security. The face value of the paper is $1 million and the current market value is $980,000.
January 14, 2016
The functions f(x) and g(x) are described below: f(x) = 32x + 8 g(x) = 32x − 9 The graph of g(x) is obtained by shifting down the graph of f(x) by _____ units. Numerical Answers Expected! Answer for Blank 1: ð Question 11 (Multiple Choice Worth 5 points) (03....
November 24, 2015
suppose you deposit $3000 in a savings account that pays interest in a a rate of 4%. if no money is added or withdrawn from the account, how much will be in the account after ten years.
November 9, 2015
As a protest against the umpires calls, a base- ball pitcher throws a ball straight up into the air at a speed of 20 m/s. In the process, he moves his hand through a distance of 1.47 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s2 . If the ball has a mass of 0.18 kg, find ...
November 4, 2015
He spent $48 on art supplies. The canvas for each of his paintings is an additional $2. He plans to sell his paintings for $10. Find the number of paintings (p) he will need to sell to break even.
October 4, 2015
A internet movie rental company has two different options for renting movies. Option A: pay a one-time $40 membership fee and then pay $1 for each movie rental. Option B: Do not become a member and pay $6 for each movie rental. 1. Write an expression to represent the Total ...
September 27, 2015
An experiment consists of spinning a spinner. The odds in favor of the spinner landing on an even number are 3:7. What is the probability that the spinner will not land on an even number? Type your answer as a decimal.
September 24, 2015
A descent vehicle landing on the moon has a vertical velocity toward the surface of the moon of 34.1 m/s. At the same time, it has a horizontal velocity of 51.1 m/s. At what speed does the vehicle move along its descent path? 1.Answer in units of m/s. 2.At what angle with the ...
September 23, 2015
Math (PLEASE HELP!)
The temperature of an enclosure for a pet snake should be about 27°C, give or take 3°C. (show your work) a) What absolute value expression can be used to represent this situation? b) Use the expression to determine the temperature range the enclosure should have.
June 7, 2015
I think the half reactions are: Fe2+ --> Fe3+ + 1e Oxidation? Cr3+ + 1e --> Cr2+ Reduction? I don't know the E0 for each... and I know to be spontaneous: E0cathode-E0anode where it is postive...
May 17, 2015
For the reaction that occurs in the voltaic cell Fe(s)|Fe2+(aq)||Cr3+(aq),Cr2+(aq)|Pt(s) use data from Appendix D in the textbook to answer the following questions: a)Determine the equation for the cell reaction b)Determine E0 cell c)Determine ΔG0 d)Determine K I'm ...
May 17, 2015
A hydraulic lift is used to lift a heavy machine that is pushing down on a 3.0 m2 piston A1 with a force F1 of 1200 N. What force F2 needs to be exerted on a 0.090 m2 piston A2 to lift the machine? im having problems tring to solve it can you please help me?
April 20, 2015
A bag contains 1 red, 7 black and two yellow marbles. What is the probability of selecting 1 yellow marble, not replacing it then selecting another yellow marble? How do you solve this?
March 12, 2015
A clerk moves a box of cans down an aisle by pulling on a strap attached to the box. The clerk pulls with a force of 187.0 N at an angle of 25.0◦ with the horizontal. The box has a mass of 36.0 kg, and the coeﬃcient of kinetic friction between the box and ﬂ...
December 22, 2014
a support wire 12 yardslong is attached to the top of a utility pole 10yards tall and is then stretched out. to the earest tenth of a yard,find how far from the base of the pole wire will beattached to the ground-breaking
December 16, 2014
a locomotive is accelerating at 1.6 meters per second it passes through a 20.1 meter wide crossing in a time of 4.03 seconds after the locomotive leaves the crossing how much time is required until it's speed reaches 5.3 meters per second
October 6, 2014
From 1990 to 1994, the mail order sales of health products in the United States can be modeled by S = 10t^3 + 115t^2 + 25t + 2505 where S is the sales (in millions of dollars) and t is the number of years since 1990. In what year where about $3885 million of health products sold?
September 17, 2014
Two stones are thrown simultaneously, one straight upward from the base of a cliff and the other straight downward from the top of the cliff. The height of the cliff is 6.02 m. The stones are thrown with the same speed of 9.20 m/s. Find the location (above the base of the ...
September 13, 2014
a number and its absolute value are equal. if you subtract 2 from the number, the new number and its absolute value are not equal. what do you know about the number? what is a possible number that satisfies these conditions?
September 11, 2014
A rowing team rowed an average of 17.2 miles per hour with the current and 10.4 miles per hour against the current. Determine the team's rowing speed in still water and the speed of the current I need help fast. anyone?
July 27, 2014
A research worker wishes to estimate the mean of a population by using sufficiently large sample. At the confidence level of 99%,the sample mean will be within 35% of the standard deviation. How large a sample should be taken?
June 11, 2014
Calculate [H3O+] in the following aqueous solution at 25 ∘C: [OH−]= 1.9×10−9M Calculate [H3O+] in the following aqueous solution at 25 ∘C: [OH−]= 2.1×10−2M Calculate [H3O+] in the following aqueous solution at 25 ∘C: [OH...
April 29, 2014