A surveyor, standing 80 ft. from the base of a building, measures the angle of elevation to the top of the building to be 75 degrees. How accurately must the angle be measured for the percentage error in estimating the height of the building to be less than 4%?
Use the linear approximation (1+x)^k=1+kx to find an approximation for the function (3+3x)^(1/3) for values of x near zero. Help would be greatly appreciated!
The volume of a sample of a gas collected over water at 32 Celsius and 752 torr is 627 ml. What will the volume of the gas be when dried and measured at STP? (Vapor pressure of water at 32 Celsius = 35.7 torr)
What is the pH of 125 mL of a 1.59 M solution of a monoprotic weak acid, HA (Ka=9.53×105), after 29 mL of 0.37 M NaOH is added? I have no Idea how to start this problem and the homework is due tonight, could someone please help me in calculating this? Thanks
Got the first part. Thanks. I'm still not sure how to convert mols using the balanced equation... sorry, this class got hard really fast.
How many grams of Mg(OH)2 are needed to neutralize 55 ml of 0.25 M HCl . according to the following reaction. (show all calculations for credit) Mg(OH)2 (aq) + 2HCl(aq) --- MgCl2 (aq) + 2H2O(l)
THe ratio of the number of students who own an ipod to those who do not own an ipod is 7 to 8. There are a total of 45 students. How many students in the class do not own an ipod?
Scott can travel from Rochester, N.Y., to New York City by bus, train, car, or airplane. He can travel from New York to London, England, by airplane or ship. 1. If Scott must return from London to New York by airplane, and from New York to Rochester by airplane, how many ways ...
A quarter is flipped and the outcome is noted. If a head results, then a die is rolled. If a tail results, then the quarter is flipped a second time. 1.What is the probability of obtaining no heads?
Two blocks of lead, one twice as heavy as the other, are both at 50 degrees Celsius. The ratio of internal energy of the heavier block to that of the lighter block is? A)1:2 B)2:1 C)1:1 D)4:1