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At a local ice cream shop, you can choose from a collection of 18 different toppings. If you want to choose at least one topping, how many different topping combinations are possible (assuming no repeat toppings)?
February 6, 2012
Sweden is reported to have among the highest percentage of citizens aged 80 years and over, at approximately 5.5 % (i.e. 5.5 % of it's population falls within this age category). Suppose 20 individuals are randomly selected from the population, and X is the number of ...
February 5, 2012
From an exteror point P that is h units form a circle of radius r, a tangent line is drawn to the circle. Let d denote the distance from the point P to the point of tangency T. Express d as a function of h.(HINT: if C is the center of the circle, the PT is perpendicular to CT)
January 30, 2012
the diver acheives a horizontal velocity of 3.75 m/s from a diving platform located 6.0 m above the water. How far from the edge of the platform will the diver be when she hits the water?
December 14, 2011
1. Establish the identity: sin(theta+3pi/2)=-cos(theta) 2. Find the exact value of 2(theta) if sin(theta)=5/13 3. Show that: csc2(theta)-cot2(theta)=tan(theta) 4. Find the exact value of tan(cos^-1(square root of 3/2) 5. Approximate the value rounded to two decimal places: csc...
December 7, 2011
A hockey player shoots a puck, exerting a constant force of 30.0 N on the hockey puck for 0.16 seconds. What is the magnitude of the impulse given to the puck? 190 kg ∙ m/s 98 kg ∙ m/s 9.6 kg ∙ m/s 4.8 kg ∙ m/s
December 2, 2011
World History 201
I need help with one T or false guestion. I don't know if this is true or false As a christian, persian king khosrow I forbade zoroastrian teaching troughout his empire.
September 28, 2011
the sum of the lenths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. if a triangle has one side that is 17 cm and a second side that is 4cm less than twice the third side, what are the possible lenths for the second and third side?
September 26, 2011
For the following acid-base reaction, calculate the mass (in grams) of each acid necessary to completely react with and neutralize 5.00 g of the base. HCl(aq)+ NaOH(aq)->H20(l)+NaCl(aq) Please explain how to do this.
September 16, 2011
A baseball player hits the ball at a speed of 20.1 m/s and an angle of 30 degrees. What is the baseball's horizontal velocity? What is the baseball's vertical velocity? How long does it take the baseball to get 28m in front of home plate?
September 11, 2011
A baseball player hits the ball at a speed of 20.1 m/s and an angle of 30 degrees. What is the baseball's horizontal velocity? 1m/s What is the baseball's vertical velocity? 2m/s How long does it take the baseball to get 28m in front of home plate? 3 seconds
September 11, 2011
Boron has only two naturally occurring isotopes. The mass of boron-10 is 10.01294 amu and the mass of boron-11 is 11.00931 amu. Use the atomic mass of boron to calculate the relative abundance of boron-10. Atomic mass of boron is 10.81 How do I solve this?
September 7, 2011
Find the distance that the earth travels in seven days in its path around the sun. Assume that a year has 365 days and that the path of the earth around the sun is a circle of radius 93 million miles. [The path of the earth around the sun is actually an ellipse with the sun at...
September 2, 2011
Carbon-12 contains 6 protons and 6 neutrons. The radius of the nucleus is approximately 2.7 (femtometers) and the radius of the atom is approximately 70 (picometers). The volume of the nucleus is 8.2×10^−8 pm^3 And the volume of the atom is 1.4×10^6 pm^3 I ...
August 31, 2011
A 3 kg toy car with a speed of 10 m/s collides head-on with a 2 kg car traveling in the opposite direction with a speed of 3 m/s. If the cars are locked together after the collision with a speed of 4.80 m/s, how much kinetic energy is lost?
June 26, 2011
Luis is 10 years older than his brother. Next year, he will be three times as old as his brother. If the brother's age is represented by a, what is Luis' age? What will be the brother's age next year?
June 26, 2011
Suppose you want to test the claim that mu is not equal to 3.5. Given a sample size of n = 31 and a level of significance of alpha = 0.10 when should you reject Ho? A) Reject Ho if the standardized test statistic is greater than 2.575 or less than -2.575. B) Reject Ho if the ...
June 21, 2011
Affordable housing and improved transportation allowed people to begin to move away from central cities to the suburbs Think: When did affordable housing and highways come about? The industrial revolution gave rise to urbanization Think: When was the first occurrence of ...
May 28, 2011
families in crisis
What are some of the unique challenges facing Native American (Indian American) families, as described in pp. 471-487 in Ferguson? (Shifting the Center: Understanding Contemporary Families by Susan Ferguson) How is ageing seen differently in the Apache community than it is ...
April 21, 2011
A 10.0 ml sample of vinegar which is an aqueous solution of acetic acid, requires 16.5ml of a 0.500M NaOH solution to reach the endpoint in a titration (where the moles of acid are equal to the moles of base). What is the molarity of the acetic acid solution?
April 19, 2011
Umm I think Its 60, if I know what you mean, if its a triangle. ( learned that if you press alt and 0176, it will give you the degree sign. A triangle is 180°. You take 40+80, and get 120. So then you take 180-120, and get 60°.
April 3, 2011
I asked this earlier, but I didn't get an answer. I'm glad though, because I found a couple of typos. I can get someone to check these for me... I have to get an A, and I was wondering if someone could double check these for me. I am about 95% sure they are right, but ...
April 3, 2011
Simplify 4q^2-5q-1+8q^2+8q-9 A. -4q^2+3q+8 B. 12q^2+3q-10 C. -12q^2-13q-10 D. -4q^2-13q+8 I'm pretty sure its B. 12q^2+3q-10 Add (4x-2y) + (7x-5y) A. 11x+3y B. 11x-7y C. -3x+3y D. -3x-7y I think this one is B. 11x-7y, also.
April 3, 2011
Urgent Math please check
Very Important I can get someone to check these for me... I have to get an A, and I was wondering if someone could double check these for me. I am about 95% sure they are right, but just need a fresh set of eyes. I know I've been sending alot, but I really need them to be ...
April 2, 2011
I have 14 questions and I was wondering if someone could check my answers. This is a do or die situation. If I don't get an A, I may not get to graduate. I really appreciate you taking your time to double check theses for me. Thanks if you do. I know its a lot. They are ...
April 2, 2011
finding the hypotenuse for triangles with only one measure of 7.8 m and two angles with degrees of 90 and 40. The picture is a right triangle with the right angle on the bottom left(labeled S). The hypotenuse goes from the top left(making angle Q with the line going up from S...
April 1, 2011
"The production amount, Q, of an item manufactured by a company is modeled by the CobbDouglas function Q = 200(K^0.6)(L^0.4)(T^0.3) where K is the quantity of capital investment, L is the quantity of labor used, and T is the investment in training. Capital costs are $17 ...
March 30, 2011
Since it one end is open and the other is shut, the ear canal is considered a closed pipe. We set L = 2.3cm = 0.023m. The frequency for a closed pipe is fn=n(v/4L)=v/wavelength where n=1,2,3,.. referring to the number of overtones/harmonics. L=(1/4)*wavelength so we solve for ...
March 24, 2011