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August 31, 2014

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math
WOW! Thanks, I had trouble setting up the equation to solve. But it makes sense, like when solving an interest problem.
July 8, 2014

math
It is important for Bob to have a gross salary in his fifth year of at least $100,000. He is promised salary increases of 3 percent per year in the second and third years and 5 percent thereafter. What must be his starting salary be to achieve his goal? My original answer was...
July 8, 2014

math
Thank you.That one had me stumped, but the way you explained it makes sense. 0.4%
July 8, 2014

math
In order for a spacecraft to reach Earth's orbital velocity, it must achieve a speed of 17,500 mph in 610 seconds after its first stage burnout where it should have achieved a speed of 1530 mph. What percent increase in speed per second is necessary after first stage in ...
July 8, 2014

math
Got it. 8 quarters, 17 dimes, and 35 nickels. Thanks for the equations, that was what I had trouble setting up.
July 7, 2014

math
There are 60 coins in a box containing only nickels, dimes, and quarters. If there is one more than twice as many dimes as quarters, and the total value of all dimes is five cents less than the total value of all nickels, how many of each denomination are in the box?
July 7, 2014

Chem
Please Help
April 6, 2014

Chem
The following questions refer to the following system: A total of 30.0 mL of a .10M solution of a monophonic acid (Ka = 1.0 x 10 ^-5) is titrated with .20M sodium hydroxide solution. 1) Before the titration begins, the pH of the solution is about A) 2 B) 5 C) 7 D) 9 E) 12 2) ...
April 6, 2014

Algebra
One month Ivanna rented 5 movies and 3 video games for a total of $29. The next month she rented 2 movies and 12 video games for a total of $71. Find the rental cost for each movie and each video game. Rental cost for each movie? Rental cost for each video?
March 30, 2014

Algebra
In a recent year, 16.3% of all registered doctors were female. If there were 47,600 female registered doctors that year, what was the total number of registered doctors? Round your answer to the nearest whole number.
March 30, 2014

Dimensionless parameters
Thanks alot Damon :)
March 27, 2014

Dimensionless parameters
The drag, D, on a sphere located in a pipe flow through which a fluid is flowing to be determined experimentally. Assume that drag is a function of the sphere diameter, d, the pipe dianeter, H, the fluid velocity, V, and the fluid density, p. a) What dimensionless parameters ...
March 27, 2014

maths
the lenght of a rectangle is 1cm more than its width,it has a area of 414cm2 what is the width to one decimal place?
March 12, 2014

Calculus
A trough is 15 ft long and 4 ft across the top, as shown in the figure. Its ends are isosceles triangles with height 3 ft. Water runs into the trough at the rate of 2.5 ft^3/min. How fast is the water level rising when it is 2 ft deep?
February 6, 2014

Physics
A hockey puck is hit on a frozen lake and starts moving with a speed of 12.2 m/s. Ex- actly 6.70 s later, its speed is 6.20 m/s. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . a) What is its average acceleration? Answer in units of m/s2
February 3, 2014

Algebra 2
That persons name is spelled Karen and she's in my math class. I didn't post the question under that name.
October 9, 2013

Math
The total volume of the platform is 1250 cubic feet.
October 9, 2013

Math
A production crew is assembling a three-level platform inside a stadium for a performance. The platform has the dimensions of 4x long and 2x wide, the middle box has the dimensions of 6x long and 4x wide, and the bottom box has the dimensions of 8x long and 6x wide. What is ...
October 9, 2013

Algebra 2
oops wrong question.
October 9, 2013

Algebra 2
Thank you :-)
October 9, 2013

Physics
A 1000 kg car rounds a curve of radius 70 m banked at an angle of 12°. What is the magnitude of the friction force required for the car to travel at 82 km/h?
September 30, 2013

Physics
A 1.13 kg ball is connected by means of two ideal strings to a vertical, rotating rod. The strings are tied to the rod and are taut. The upper string is 24.0 cm long and has a tension of 31.5 N, and it makes an angle θ2 = 51.0° with the rod, while the lower string ...
September 30, 2013

math
how many four letter words can be made fro the letters p,a,y,m,e,n,t with no repetition of any letters?
September 15, 2013

math
a clock strikes only in the hour (once at 1.00,twice at 2.00 etc) how many times will it strike in one 24 hour day? please explain,thanks
August 6, 2013

physics
A 2.60 kg steel gas can holds 15.0 L of gasoline when full. What is the average density of the full gas can, taking into account the volume occupied by steel as well as by gasoline?
July 18, 2013

math-statistics
a and b are obove 1. The rest are between 1. answer A and B
July 17, 2013

Geometry
A. Derive the distance formula (d) shown below for points A = (x1, y1) and B = (x2, y2). 2 2 1 2 2 1 d = (x − x ) + ( y − y ) Note: Look for an application of the Pythagorean theorem where the red line, segment AB, is the hypotenuse of a right triangle. You can ...
June 17, 2013

Literature
How does Kurt Vonnegut address the concept of equality differently in “Harrison Bergeron” than Martin Luther King Jr. does in “Letter from Birmingham Jail”? What relationship does Vonnegut’s story show between equality and personal freedom/individual ...
May 31, 2013

Math
I am an even two digit number. I have the same digit in my ones place and my tens place. The sum of my digits is 8. The product of my digits is 16. What number am I?
May 30, 2013

Chemistry
Calculate Kp at 298K for the reaction SO2 + NO2--->SO3 + NO
May 1, 2013

Trig
A 12 foot ladder leans against a building. The top of the ladder leans against the wall 10.5 feet from the ground. What is the angle formed by the ground and the ladder? Assume its a right triangle.
April 17, 2013

Geometry
Mike and Lani stand 21.2 meters apart. From Mike’s position, the angle of elevation to the top of the Eiffel Tower is 40°. From Lani’s position, the angle of elevation to the top of the Eiffel Tower is 38.5°. How many meters high is the Eiffel Tower? Round to...
February 23, 2013

rate constant
A reaction has a rate constant of 1.25×10−4 at 28 and 0.227 at 77. Determine activation barrier for reaction What is the value of the rate constant at 18?
February 10, 2013

statistics
I dont know
February 9, 2013

Physics
Calculate the amperage of the lights: watts/volts= Amps. Then divide the battery's capacity by the answer.
February 7, 2013

Physics
The crate, m=68kg, is pushed up an incline, θ=24degrees, at a constant velocity with Fp=500N. μk=?
January 13, 2013

algebra
i have 8 yards of fabric. how many yards of fabric will i have left over if i made 3 small costumes with 2 5/8 yards
December 11, 2012

math
there are 4 students sitting to receive their prizes. Alan and Julia wanted to sit together. how many different arrangements of students would there be
December 9, 2012

math
what is the square root of 6,multiplies the answer bt 2 and then squares that answer.please explain,thanks
December 5, 2012

math
a box contains more than 25 but less than 40 balls.when we counted by 3 there are 1 left over,when we counted by 5 there are 2 left over.how many balls are there in the box ? please explain how you work it out,thanks
December 2, 2012

math
find the number of fifths in one and four fifths
December 2, 2012

math
Iused 8 cubes to make a large cube.How many cubes will i need to make a 4^4^4 cube ?
December 1, 2012

Chemistry
An unknown solution may contain one of the ions of the pair below. Devise a test which allows you to distinguish between the ions. Cu2+(aq) and Co2+ (aq)
November 29, 2012

math
how many twelths in 3.1/2 ?
November 28, 2012

math
what is the next number in the sequence 2,3,7,16,32,______ .
November 28, 2012

math
4C =2A + 2B , 2B = A + 3C How many C's will balance the combination of A and B
November 24, 2012

math
the average mark of 10 tests is 76%.If the average mark of the first 7 tests was 73%,what is the average mark of the remaining 3 test
November 24, 2012

math
at rush hour,240 people pass through a turnstile at a railway station each 5 minutes.If there are 8 turnstiles, how many people would pass through them all in an hour
November 24, 2012

math
From hundreds chart;How to work out what % of the numbers are multiples of 3?
November 22, 2012

math
there are 3 different ways of travelling from A to B and 5 different ways of travelling from B to C. How many different ways are there of travelling from A to C through B ?
November 22, 2012

math
what number is 100 times less than 600
November 17, 2012

math
A 3 cm cube is painted on all its faces.It is then cut into 1 cm cubes. How many cubes will have paint on exactly 2 faces ?
November 17, 2012

math
there are 3 different ways of travelling from A to B and 5 different ways of travelling from B to C. How many different ways are there of travelling from A to C through B ?
November 17, 2012

math
we had to go 30km through the city and then 30km through the country.Through the city we averaged 40km/h and through the country we averaged 60km/h.What was our average speed for the entire journey ?
November 17, 2012

math
A bus stopped at Gulgong, 25% of the passengers got off the bus and 3 new passengers got on. At the next stop,3 quarter of the passengers got off the bus and 11 new passengers got on. The bus then had 17 passengers.How many passengers did the bus have just before it stopped at...
November 17, 2012

math
An open steel tank measures 2m by 2.5m by 3m.It holds 7500 ml of water. What is the volume of steel,in cubic metres,making up the sides of the tank ?
November 17, 2012

math
a tank is made in the shape of a rectangular prism, measuring 12 cm by 16 cm by 10 cm.It is full of water.A small rectangular prism measuring 2 cm by 3 cm by 4 cm is dropped into the full tank. What is the amout of water which overflows?
November 17, 2012

math
use the hundreds chart to answer this question; what percent of the numbers are multiples of 3 ?
November 15, 2012

physics
a jet plane traveling at +87 m/s lands on a runway and comes to ret in 11 s. a)Calculate its uniform acceleration b)Calculate the distance it travels
November 6, 2012

physics
top-fuel drag racers are able to uniformly accelerate at 12.9 m/s from rest 97 m/s before crossing the finish line . How much time elapses during the run ?
November 6, 2012

Calculus
lim (2Q^(2)+5)/(q+2) q->2 lim |y+3| y->-3
October 27, 2012

Maths
For y= 2x squared + x - 1 the x-intercepts and the turning point respectively are?
October 21, 2012

physics
The two angled ropes used to support the crate in Figure P5.7 can withstand a maximum tension of 1500 N before they break. What is the largest mass the ropes can support?
October 8, 2012

Chemistry
In a titration of 35.00 mL of 0.737 M S, __________ mL of a 0.827 M KOH solution is required for neutralization.
October 5, 2012

Chemistry
In a titration of 35.00 mL of 0.737 M S, __________ mL of a 0.827 M KOH solution is required for neutralization.
October 5, 2012

chemistry
how would you, explain ans how calcium chloride [CaCl2] is bonded.
September 20, 2012

physics
Initial velocity, (u), is given, so is acceleration, (g), so is the distance (s), 28.4m. Use v^2=u^2+2as and solve for v.
September 19, 2012

earth science
descibe the advanages of plotting data in graph form
September 19, 2012

Physics
Eric, I'm not sure what you need, but if it's Physics tuition (or Math)try Khan Academy. Hundreds of short vids. Hope Jiskha don't mind this post.
September 18, 2012

5th grade math
The moon is about 240.000 miles from earth. What is this distance written as a whole number multiplied by a power of ten
September 13, 2012

Physics
Force = Massx acceleration. Find the accel using v=u+at, solving for a. v is the final velocity (0); u is the initial (9.4), t is time (0.2) Then x by 110 kg. to get the force in Newtons.
September 12, 2012

Geometry
B is between A and C. Solve for x, if AB=2x+6, BC=4x-3, and AC=5x+12
September 11, 2012

AP Physics
V^2=u^2+2as. v= the final velocity; u=the initial velocity (9.2 m/s; a is accel and s is distance (more accutately, displacement). Solve for v.
September 11, 2012

AP Physics
The ball goes 120m in time t. t, or fall time, is sqrt of 2h/g, both given. 120/t gives the x component of velocity in m/s.
September 11, 2012

Physics
Picture a right angled triangle with one side AB being 25 x 125 metres long to the west; the other side BC being 19 x 66 metres long to the south. The displacement is the length of the hypotenuse AC; the direction being between 180 degrees and west. Sketch it out, then do the ...
September 10, 2012

Physics
Assuming the 'passing the window'part means 0.10s to go from the top to the bottom of the window... Then the veocity will be 1.18/0.1, so 11.8m/s. Accel will be that of 'g', so 9.8 m/s^2; and the initial velocity was 0 m/s. Use v^2=u^2+2as Solve for s, which ...
September 10, 2012

physics
Initial velocity is given, final velocity is given, and the time is given. Using these, rearrange v=u+at to solve for a. The ball is slower after the bounce, so what sign will the acceleration be?
September 7, 2012

physics
a) use v=u +at solve for a b) use v^2=u^2+2as solve for s. v is final vel; u is initial vel; t is time and a is accel. S is displacement; or distance in this case.
September 7, 2012

PHYSICS
Hor vel= 300cos55 Mult this by 42s to get the horizontal (x) distance. (42s btw is a bit ridiculous, but hey ho)
September 6, 2012

Physics
c=f*lambda, or the speed of light =the frequency x the wavelength. Solve for wavelength, and remember to divide by 4 for a quarter.
August 22, 2012

algebra
Multiply EVERY term in the second bracket by -x; then do the same with the -1. Gather all the like terms together: all the exponents, then all the x terms and then all the numbers.
August 22, 2012

Math
what is the value of 200 dimes? Subtract the answer from $28.10. How many quarters in your answer?
August 22, 2012

physics
The ball's horizontal and vertical components are independent of each other. The 11m per sec makes no difference to your calculation. You know the starting vertical vel( 0m per sec); the time,(4.8sec) and the acceletation (g). Use v=u+at to get the velocity at 4.8 sec, ...
August 22, 2012

Physics
Drwls Could it also be solved by using v=u+at for the upward throw;then another motion equation for the upward distance; added to the fall time (sqrt 2h/g) all the way to the bottom? Charlie
August 22, 2012

Math
I'm on the same problem and I'm having trouble solving it, can you go into a bit more detail.
July 15, 2012

Physics
Assuming air resistance is negligible.
July 3, 2012

physics
What do you know? Initial velocity 5 m/s Time 6s Displacement (distance, not quite the same)60m Look at the standard motion equations, see if you can find one that uses all of these to give acceleration. Then use v=u+at.
July 3, 2012

physics
Hint: what speed was the coin doing along the ground before you threw it?
June 28, 2012

physics
Weight is Mass (m) x acceleration due to gravity (g). W=mg So,to get back to mass, divde the weight by g. 84.5/9.81= ?kg Now adjust the value for g for when the elevator is going up or down (add or subtract the elevator velocity)and multiply it by the mass you calculated. When...
June 9, 2012

math
How can I calculate how long an amount of money will last if I spend x dollars per month, at the same time as the pot of money is attracting interest at y percent? Is thare a formula? Thanks
June 7, 2012

Health
Foundations Of A Healthy Lifestyle PF answers.
May 5, 2012

Physics
A merry-go-round with r = 4m and a perfect frictionless bearing is pushed with a force of 24 N by a young girl. She pushes with a constant force that is oriented tangentially to the edge of the merry-go-round. After she pushes the merry-go-round through 14 full rotations (at ...
April 23, 2012

Physics
A special pulley has two discs with radii R1 = .8 m and R2 = .35 m. A rope from the R2 disc connects the pulley to a wall and a rope from the R1 disc connects the pulley to a hanging mass. The axle is frictionless. The total mass of the pulley is 15 kg. a. If the hanging mass ...
April 23, 2012

Physics
A 3.0 m beam with mass 50.0 kg is attached to a wall with a hinge. A rope is connected to the middle of the beam and the wall forming a 60 degree angle with respect to the beam. A mass of 25.0 kg is set on the beam at an unknown distance. a. Draw a free body diagram of the ...
April 23, 2012

Physics
A 10 kg monkey wishes to climb a 7.15-meter high vine. The vine will break if the tension exceeds 110 N. The monkey starts from rest and exerts a constant force on the rope as he pulls himself upward. What is the shortest amount of time in which the monkey can climb the vine?
April 23, 2012

Physics
An actor in an action movie is supposed to jump up and catch a ring moving overhead which will carry him to safety. The ring is 8 m above the actor and moving at 12 m/s to the right. The actor jumps straight up and catches the ring at the peak of his jump. How far to the left ...
April 23, 2012

Physics
A 50-kg person starts from rest at the top of a large frictionless spherical surface (radius 6 m) and slides into the water below. What is the magnitude of the normal force she experiences halfway along the spherical surface (at theta = 45 degrees as shown)? At this point, she...
April 23, 2012

Physics
An aquarium filled with water has flat glass sides whose index of refraction is 1.48. A beam of light from outside the aquarium strikes the glass at a 43.5º angle to the perpendicular . The angle this light ray enters the glass is 27.7º, what is the angle of this ...
April 15, 2012

Pysics
An aquarium filled with water has flat glass sides whose index of refraction is 1.48. A beam of light from outside the aquarium strikes the glass at a 43.5º angle to the perpendicular . The angle this light ray enters the glass is 27.7º, what is the angle of this ...
April 15, 2012

Physics
An EM wave has a wavelength of 620 nm. What is its frequency? How would we classify it?
April 12, 2012

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