Thursday

January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015

Total # Posts: 124

**physics **

radius R of the orbit of a geosynchronous satellite that circles the earth. (Note that R is measured from the center of the earth, not the surface.) You may use the following constants: The universal gravitational constant G is 6.67×10−11N⋅m2/kg2. The mass of...
*December 14, 2014*

**Creative Writing**

Normally, I don't struggle with grammar, but this has me stuck. In this sentence, "One could call him an addict, because women were his drug," would you leave drug plural or singular, or is there something else to do to fix that?
*December 8, 2014*

**Math**

We're doing sequence things in class how do I find the general term of this set (4,8,6,16,8,32,10,64). The answer must be in an equation. The next in the sequence would be 12, 128. I thought the answer was f(x) = 2x but that doesn't account for 6,8,10
*November 20, 2014*

**consumer math**

$799.99 with 40% off rounded to the nearest dollar
*November 9, 2014*

**Math**

I need help finding the greatest common factor between these two expressions 3u^3x^5y^8 and 21u^6x^5 I was thinking 7u^3y^8
*August 12, 2014*

**geometry**

Alice purchased 30 decorative stone square blocks to create an enclosed rectangular garden area. Each square block measures 1 foot by 1 foot, and one possible arrangement is shown. Including the arrangement shown, in how many distinct ways can Alice arrange the blocks to ...
*July 5, 2014*

**Physics**

A ball is thrown straight upward and rises to a maximum height of 20 m above its launch point. At what height above its launch point has the speed of the ball decreased to one-half of its initial value?
*January 24, 2014*

**chemistry **

190 grams of potassium iodide is placed in 100 cm3 at 60 degrees Celsius. the solution is cooled to 30 degrees Celsius. how many grams will settle out?
*September 19, 2013*

**MATH HELP**

Find the volume of the solid obtained by rotating the region underneath the graph of f(x) = (x)/sqrt(x^3+1) about the y-axis over the interval (1, 10)
*July 9, 2013*

**MATH**

Compute the volume of the solid obtained by rotating the region in the first quadrant encolsed by the graphs of the functions y = x^2 and y = sqrt(x) about the y-axis. I keep getting (1/3)pi and can't figure out what I'm doing wrong!
*July 9, 2013*

**Math**

How can I find 2 equations with infinitely many solutions? Thanks
*March 10, 2013*

**Math**

So for y= 4-2x will be 2y=8-2x?
*March 10, 2013*

**Math**

Thank you
*March 10, 2013*

**Math**

How can I find 2 equations with infinitely many solutions? Thanks
*March 10, 2013*

**Math-Calculus**

Please Help D:. Min/Max Problems 4. Joan has 50ft of interlocking stone available of fencing off a flower garden in the form of a circular sector. Find the radius of the circle that will yield a flower garden with the largest are if Joan uses all the stone.
*March 6, 2013*

**lindy**

how many different flags can be made? if there are 5 colors,but the flag must have 3 bands of color
*February 9, 2013*

**math**

a chairman and vice-chairman are to be elected from 7 candidates.how many different results are possible ?
*February 9, 2013*

**History**

To what extent was the French Revolution caused by new political ideas and influences?
*November 28, 2012*

**Biology**

Can you give me an order from 1 to 3 for the following materials, 1 being the best insulator and 3 being the poorest? styrofoam, plastic, aluminum
*November 12, 2012*

**Biology**

hi! so I have to make an experiment on heat loss & insulation and so, I did an experiment on which material insulates best against the wind of a fan--styrofoam, plastic or aluminum can. each has hot water in it but the styrofoam took the longest for the hot water to cool ...
*November 12, 2012*

**Biology**

so how can I use one of those materials (or just keep the fan) to make an experiment that tests body temperature / insulation / etc?
*November 9, 2012*

**Biology**

hi! so for science we have to make an experiment on temperature. we have to base our experiment on the given materials (which include test tubes, aluminum foil, cotton, fan) i chose a fan and I'm thinking of doing an experiment on how the strength of wind affects body ...
*November 9, 2012*

**chemistry**

0.450mol of Na2S in 1.50L of solution
*October 3, 2012*

**history**

doing an essay for english, i need help writing it. what were the diverse purposes of Englands american colonies and how were those purposes altered in the early years? i just need 3 purposes. if anyone can help i would appreciate it!!!! please!
*August 31, 2012*

**Maths**

Sorry I should have added that I was working it out as a derivitive
*August 14, 2012*

**Maths**

What steps were taken to get px-2x^2 to be p-4x?? I can't work out what happened to the 'x' after 'p'. I can see that 2x^2 equals 4x though. Any help would be much appreciated :) Thanks
*August 14, 2012*

**History**

Almost every one has several wives and especially the Sagamores, since they cannot maintain their power and keep up the number of their dependents. I need to find one more. What does this line mean? keep up the number of dependents unless they have not only many children to ...
*February 24, 2012*

**History**

Is there any "European bias or bias" in this article? To obtain the necessaries of life, they (he Indians of Arcadia) endure cold and hunger in an extraordianry manner. During eight or ten days, if the necessity is imposed on them, they will follow the chase in ...
*February 24, 2012*

**History**

Thank you!!
*February 22, 2012*

**History**

What was the non-importation movement? Is this right? What does no taxation without representation mean? We will only pay taxes that our representatives in a House or Assembly [or similar body] have approved and passed into a law
*February 22, 2012*

**physics**

(c) If the wave has amplitude 1.80 m when it speed is 200 m/s, what will be its amplitude where the water is 9.00 m deep?
*September 14, 2011*

**physics**

(c) If the wave has amplitude 1.80 m when it speed is 200 m/s, what will be its amplitude where the water is 9.00 m deep?
*September 14, 2011*

**Legal Studies**

Hey :) If a juvenile is held in remand does this mean that their being held in custody (a juvenile detention center etc) while their waiting trial (i.e. havent been sentenced yet)? I'm just having some trouble understanding the meaning of remand. Any help on this would be ...
*August 16, 2011*

**physics**

A 5.4 cm diameter horizontal pipe gradually narrows to 3.7 cm. When water flows through this pipe at a certain rate, the gauge pressure in these two sections is 35.0 kPa and 21.0 kPa, respectively. What is the volume rate of flow?
*May 9, 2011*

**physics**

Calculate the force, required of the "deltoid" muscle to hold up the outstretched arm shown in the figure . The total mass of the arm is 2.9 kg.
*May 3, 2011*

**chemistry**

Need to do a lab of finding the density of the Molarity of 1M NaCl without having any equipments..How best to do so..A procedure would be appreciated
*May 1, 2011*

**Chemistry**

How to determine the energy in J calories and K to convert one pound of ice to steam
*May 1, 2011*

**physics**

A teenager pushes tangentially on a small hand-driven merry-go-round and is able to accelerate it from rest to a frequency of 12 in 9.0 . Assume the merry-go-round is a uniform disk of radius 2.2 and has a mass of 650 , and two children (each with a mass of 29 ) sit opposite ...
*April 19, 2011*

**physics**

The bolts on the cylinder head of an engine require tightening to a torque of 63 . If the six-sided bolt head is 15 in diameter, estimate the force applied near each of the six points by a socket wrench.
*April 19, 2011*

**physics**

A small rubber wheel is used to drive a large pottery wheel, and they are mounted so that their circular edges touch. The small wheel has a radius of 1.8 and accelerates at the rate of 7.0 , and it is in contact with the pottery wheel (radius 30.0 ) without slipping. Calculate...
*April 19, 2011*

**physics**

A centrifuge accelerates uniformly from rest to 18000 rpm in 180 s. Through how many revolutions did it turn in this time?
*April 19, 2011*

**physics**

A grinding wheel 0.28 m in diameter rotates at 2400 rpm. What is the acceleration of a point on the edge of the grinding wheel?
*April 19, 2011*

**physics**

A radioactive nucleus at rest decays into a second nucleus, an electron, and a neutrino. The electron and neutrino are emitted at right angles and have momenta of 8.55×10−23 and 5.33×10−23 , respectively. What is the magnitude of the momentum of the ...
*April 13, 2011*

**Physics**

A 24 rifle bullet traveling 230 buries itself in a 3.9 pendulum hanging on a 3.0 long string, which makes the pendulum swing upward in an arc. Determine the vertical and horizontal components of the pendulum's displacement.
*April 13, 2011*

**Salisbury University**

How long will it take a 480 N motor to lift a 335 kg piano to a sixth-story window 15.0 m above?
*April 6, 2011*

**physics**

A 280-g wood block is firmly attached to a very light horizontal spring, as shown in the figure. The block can slide along a table where the coefficient of friction is 0.30. A force of 22 N compresses the spring 18 cm. If the spring is released from this position, how far ...
*April 6, 2011*

**physics**

A 280-g wood block is firmly attached to a very light horizontal spring, as shown in the figure. The block can slide along a table where the coefficient of friction is 0.30. A force of 22 N compresses the spring 18 cm. If the spring is released from this position, how far ...
*April 6, 2011*

**physics**

A 110-kg crate, starting from rest, is pulled across a floor with a constant horizontal force of 420 N. For the first 13 m the floor is frictionless, and for the next 13 m the coefficient of friction is 0.35. What is the final speed of the crate?
*April 6, 2011*

**physics**

A 53 kg bungee jumper jumps from a bridge. She is tied to a bungee cord whose unstretched length is 13 m, and falls a total of 35 m. Calculate the spring stiffness constant k of the bungee cord, assuming Hooke's law applies.
*April 6, 2011*

**Physics**

A novice skier, starting from rest, slides down a frictionless 24.0 incline whose vertical height is 215. How fast is she going when she reaches the bottom?
*April 6, 2011*

**Salisbury University**

A spring with 53 hangs vertically next to a ruler. The end of the spring is next to the 21- mark on the ruler. If a 3.0- mass is now attached to the end of the spring, where will the end of the spring line up with the ruler marks?
*April 6, 2011*

**history**

where is the mississippi?
*March 31, 2011*

**language**

whatis muttered
*March 31, 2011*

**Math**

A 30-m tall flag pole and its shadow form the sides of a right triangle. On this particular day, the sun rises at 6 AM and sets at 6 PM. At what time of the morning (to the nearest minute) will the length of the shadow be exactly 40 m? (Hint: determine the angle of elevation ...
*March 27, 2011*

**College Chemistry**

But A stands for concentration..how would i obtain it from the data given?
*February 6, 2011*

**College Chemistry**

The following data are obtained for the decomposition of N2O5 at a certain temperature: 2N2O5(g)↔4NO2(g) + O2(g) Time(s) 0 200 400 600 800 N2O5 (atm) 2.10 1.85 1.63 1.43 1.26 Find the rate constant kobs for this first-order decomposition reaction in sec-1 So far I have ...
*February 6, 2011*

**math**

Terrance describes the amount of money made based on the # of hours worked by the function rule y= 10h. Given this function how much $ does terrance earn for each hour worked?
*February 2, 2011*

**6th grade**

Well...youre trying to find what F equals 1. do 0.4 divided by 2.4 2.take that answer and divide it by six !!!Then that's your answer!!!
*December 8, 2010*

**gammar**

A lot of people don’t have wills. Everyone needs a will, but not all people have one. Wills are important because they explain who gets your stuff after you die. You don’t want your things going to someone you don’t want them to go to. My Aunt Martha went to a ...
*October 3, 2010*

**gammar**

• Read two of the five paragraphs on the second page of this appendix. Write a brief paragraph of about 150 words in which you do the following: o Identify which paragraph was more effective and analyze why this is so. o Include a discussion of sentence variety and the ...
*October 3, 2010*

**music**

what is the function on health insurance? What is the functions of disability insurance? whatis the functions of life insurance?
*September 19, 2010*

**English**

is anyone availble
*September 19, 2010*

**grammar**

If the interest rates are higher, than insted of spending money for purchasing new things. People go for saving to get interest on their money. With increase in interest rates the purchasing power of people decreases. If something will cost far more than it is worth because ...
*September 19, 2010*

**English**

If the interest rates are higher, than insted of spending money for purchasing new things. People go for saving to get interest on their money. With increase in interest rates the purchasing power of people decreases. If something will cost far more than it is worth because ...
*September 19, 2010*

**English**

In a total of 200 words, write two paragraphs with about how interest rates affect our purchasing decision. Identify the topic sentence in each by underlining it. I need help with Identifying topic sentence
*September 19, 2010*

**math**

ket f(x)=5 x − 4 and g(x) = x^2 − 8. Compute the following functions. 1. f(g(x)) = 2. g(f(x)) = 3. f(f(x)) = 4. g(g(x)) =
*September 17, 2010*

**math**

Let h(x) = 3 x2 + 2 x + 1. Let g(x) = 3√{x} + 3. (Note: If there is a nonmathematical symbol in the preceding expression, then your browser doesn't have the math symbol font. Please follow the instructions on the Tools page in Oncourse to install the STIX math fonts...
*September 17, 2010*

**math**

let f(x)=5 x − 4 and g(x) = x^2 − 8. Compute the following functions. 1. f(g(x)) = 2. g(f(x)) = 3. f(f(x)) = 4. g(g(x)) =
*September 17, 2010*

**grammar**

I think I did this right. The most important and tough goal in an individual’s life is setting up long-term goals to help him/her financially. It can be anything from savings to house building to children’s education or marriage to retirement plan. These are the ...
*September 12, 2010*

**grammar**

I need help with highlighting the adverbs and underlining the adjectives. Use at least five adverbs and five adjectives to write a 150- to 300-word review of a movie, sporting event, musical performance, or television show. o Bold each adverb. o Underline each adjective The ...
*September 12, 2010*

**Grammar**

I don’t want to buy that.(that,) It’s to(too) expensive. Your welcome.(welcome,) I was happy to help. An evening out(out,) can be a great way to clear one’s mind.(?) I love my car.(car,) It’s interior is so comfortable.
*August 29, 2010*

**Grammar**

Their(There) are three kids in the room.(?) We have been married for 20 years, and are(our) relationship is as strong as ever. I’m having trouble with my car. Can you give me some advise(advice)? The diplomats(Diplomats), are doing what they can to restore peace. I know ...
*August 29, 2010*

**Grammar**

Thanks you Ms.Sue I am making some corrections am I on the right track. We have been married for 20 years, and are(our) relationship is as strong as ever. I’m(I’am) having trouble with my car. Can you give me some advise? The diplomats, are doing what they can to ...
*August 29, 2010*

**Grammar**

Their are three kids in the room. We have been married for 20 years, and are relationship is as strong as ever. I’m having trouble with my car. Can you give me some advise? The diplomats are doing what they can to restore peace. I know it is important, so I will defiantly...
*August 29, 2010*

**math**

Choose the better value - 5 kg of birdseed for $6.50 or 8 kg for $10.80?
*June 13, 2010*

**Math**

Hi. If you don't have a circumference in the question, how do you find the radius!?
*April 26, 2010*

**Math**

2(x+1)/4<3x-2
*February 3, 2010*

**geometry**

how do you find the base area of a pyramid?
*January 15, 2010*

**Geometry**

What is the formula for finding the surface area of a right rectangular prism? (ex: The base of a right rectangular prism is 10 ft by 7 ft. The height is 3 ft. Find the surface area)
*January 14, 2010*

**social studies people**

Who Is the Portuguese nobleman who encouraged exploration and the science of navigation?
*December 9, 2009*

**riddle**

which of the following is least like the other? poem novel painting statue flower
*December 9, 2009*

**North & Central America Social Studies**

what is the lish region that formed a great arc from the eastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea to the Persian Gulf?
*November 23, 2009*

**world history**

How does Incan architecture influence our world today?
*October 30, 2009*

**science**

what are the lens called to locate a specimen on a microscope?
*October 8, 2009*

**math**

I do not know how to figure out the first one at all. How would i find slope of thesecant. can someone show me step by step how to at least find one of the points?
*September 16, 2009*

**math**

I need help with these two questions. Just take out the spaces in this link: h t t p: / /tinypic. c o m/r/nf4fp3/3
*September 16, 2009*

**math**

how do i do this problem? find the average rate of change over each interval. 1. f(x)= x^3 + 1 a. [2,3]
*September 16, 2009*

**science**

I posted this before but i realized i posted somethings that were wrong. mosquito larvae can tolerate extremely low dissolved oxygen concentrations, yet cannot survive at temperatures above 25 degrees celcius. how might you account for dissolved oxygen concentrations of such a...
*September 13, 2009*

**science lab**

I got these results from my dissolved oxygen lab: Temperature Dissolved Oxygen in Celcius (mg/L) 17 5.8 21 5.4 23 5.3 27 5.1 I understand that as the temperature increases the dissolved oxygen concentration decreases but i don't understand how to answer this question: does...
*September 13, 2009*

**science**

yes, that is what i meant but i dont understand why the dissolved oxygen concentration would be so low at such a low temperature?
*September 13, 2009*

**science**

mosquito larvae can tolerate extremely low dissolved oxygen concentrations, yet cannot survive at temperatures above 25 degrees celcius. how might you aaccoundt for dissolved oxygen concentrations of such a low value at a temperature of 25 degree celcius? I dont understand how...
*September 13, 2009*

**sciece**

compare and contrast deer population growth to human population growth in terms of a. predation and competition and b. speed of population response. I don't understand predation in terms of human population growth (can someone explain please)? I do not understand speed of ...
*September 9, 2009*

**science**

why do you think the deer population was only 4,00 in 1905 when the carrying capacity of the rangeland could support 30,000 deer or more. I dont understand why a population could be so far below the carrying capacity.
*September 8, 2009*

**Physics ?#2**

A ball is dropped from the top of a 53.0m high cliff. At the same time, a carefully aimed stone is thrown straight up from the bottom of the cliff with a speed of 25.0m/s The stone and ball collide part way up. How far above the base of the cliff does this happen in meters?
*September 8, 2009*

**Physics**

A helicopter is ascending vertically with a speed of 5.00 m/s. At a height of 120 m above the Earth, a package is dropped from a window. How much time does it take for the package to reach the ground? v_0 for the package equals the speed of the helicopter Help?
*September 8, 2009*

**science**

by the way, i'm studying ecological succession
*September 5, 2009*

**science**

how does a glacier turn into a lake? does it just melt?
*September 5, 2009*

**math**

how do I solve this limit (-> is an arrow meaning "heading towards" lim x-> 2 (x-6)^(2/3)
*September 3, 2009*

**math**

how would I do this limit?(by the way -> is an arrow( lim x-> 0 (5x^3+8x^2)/ (3x^4 - 16x^2)
*September 2, 2009*

**math**

An object dropped from restfrom the top of a tall building falls y=16t^2 feet in the first t seconds. Find the speed of the object at t=3 seconds and confirmalgebraically. The answer is 96 feet/sec but how do i figure it out? cans omeone show me steps? thanks
*September 2, 2009*