Thursday

May 5, 2016
Total # Posts: 1,536

**math**

Suppose you start saving today for a $30,000 down payment that you plan to make on a house in 8 years. Assume that you make no deposits into the account after the initial deposit. For the account described below, how much would you have to deposit now to reach you $30,000 goal...
*May 16, 2013*

**math**

You want to have $85,000 college fund in 15 years. HOw much will you have to deposit now under the scenario below. Assume that you make no deposits into the account after the initial deposit An APR of 4% compounded daily. You should invest?
*May 16, 2013*

**math**

you invest $4000 in an account that pays simple interest of 6% for 30 years. calculate the amount of money you'll have at the end of the indicated time period.
*May 16, 2013*

**math**

Assume you want to accumulate $125,000 for a long-range goal in 40 years. You have two choices. Plan A is an account with annual compounding and an APR of 5%. Plan B is an account with continuous compounding and an APR of 4.5%. How much of an investment does each plan require ...
*May 14, 2013*

**math**

You deposit $1200 in an account that pays an APR of 7% compounded monthly. How long will it take for your balance to reach $150,000?
*May 14, 2013*

**Economics **

I am having problems answering the question below can you please help? With probability p, you will catch a disease that reduces your income from y, its level when you are healthy, to y-k, where k > 0. A vaccine is available, at cost c, that reduces the probability of your ...
*May 14, 2013*

**math**

Suppose that you learn, prior to your trip to British Columbia, that gasoline will cost $1.50 (in Canadian dollars) for every liter you purchase. You know from checking the Internet that 1 liter is equivalent to 0.26 gallons and the currency conversion rate for the Canadian ...
*May 11, 2013*

**math**

Suppose that China’s population policy is modified so that every family could have children until either a boy is born or until a maximum of four children are born, whichever comes first. Assume that every family chooses to have as many children as possible under this ...
*May 11, 2013*

**math**

Suppose that you learn, prior to your trip to British Columbia, that gasoline will cost $1.50 (in Canadian dollars) for every liter you purchase. You know from checking the Internet that 1 liter is equivalent to 0.26 gallons and the currency conversion rate for the Canadian ...
*May 11, 2013*

**math**

Three boxes of fruit are labeled Apples, Oranges, and Apples and Oranges. Each label is wrong. By selecting just one fruit from just one box, how can you determine the correct labeling of the boxes?
*May 9, 2013*

**math**

Imagine that you have 5 blue socks and 5 brown socks in a drawer that are not paired up. How many socks must you take out from the drawer (without looking) to be sure of getting a pair of the same color? (3 points)
*May 9, 2013*

**math**

One of your dresser drawers contains 10 black socks and 10 blue socks. Suppose it is dark and you can’t tell what color a sock is when you look at it. If you start taking socks randomly one at a time from the drawer, how many would you have to take to guarantee that you ...
*May 6, 2013*

**math**

One of your dresser drawers contains 10 black socks and 10 blue socks. Suppose it is dark and you can’t tell what color a sock is when you look at it. If you start taking socks randomly one at a time from the drawer, how many would you have to take to guarantee that you ...
*May 6, 2013*

**math**

Assuming that a table saw blade has a diameter of 12 inches and spins at 3450 revolutions per minute (RPMs),determine how fast the tip of the teeth of the saw blade are traveling in miles per hour. Answer: 3450/12= 287.5 RPMs 287.5 min/60 mins = 1 hr =4.8 RP/HR
*May 4, 2013*

**math**

3450/12= 287.5 RPMs 287.5 min/60 mins = 1 hr =4.8 RPHR is that right then?
*May 4, 2013*

**math**

Assuming that a table saw blade has a diameter of 12 inches and spins at 3450 revolutions per minute (RPMs),determine how fast the tip of the teeth of the saw blade are traveling in miles per hour.
*May 4, 2013*

**math**

Assuming that a table saw blade has a diameter of 12 inches and spins at 3450 revolutions per minute (RPMs), use the unit conversion techniques you have learned from the material in 2-A to determine how fast the tip of the teeth of the saw blade are traveling in miles per hour.
*May 4, 2013*

**math**

Suppose you are turning in a receipt to your ward financial clerk for a reimbursement and unfortunately only the final amount of $57.93 is showing on the receipt. The ward clerk asks for your help to calculate how much went to state sales tax (which is currently 6%). How much ...
*May 4, 2013*

**math**

4. Suppose your living room is a rectangle measuring 13 feet by 21 feet and it needs new carpet. How much carpet do you need in square yards and how much would your cost be if it is sold at $21 per square yard? Round your first answer to the nearest square yard.
*May 4, 2013*

**Calculus**

find the equation of the tangent line to the graph of y= f(x) = ln (x)/x at the point (1,0)
*May 1, 2013*

**Biology**

YEP IT IS REAL HARD
*April 29, 2013*

**Algebra**

How do you factor ax^2+bx+c? I'm so confused. I remember my teacher saying to use the discriminant b^2-4ac but when I do find the answer what do I next? Please help! For ex. Factor the trinomial if possible. If it cannot be factored, write not factorable. 4x^2+27x+35
*April 28, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Calculate the pH for each of the following cases in the titration of 50.0 mL of 0.140 M HClO(aq) with 0.140 M KOH(aq).HClO is a weak acid with a Ka of 4.0× 10–8. It reacts with strong base to produce ClO–. (e) after addition of 60.0 mL of KOH
*April 25, 2013*

**science**

Calculate the heat of combustion of candle wax in kJ/mole. The standard heat of formation (∆Hf ) of candle wax (C20H42) is -2230 kJ/mole. The standard heat of formation (∆Hf ) of carbon dioxide is -394 kJ/mole. The standard heat of formation (∆Hf ) of water ...
*April 25, 2013*

**science**

what is the purpose of meiosis
*April 18, 2013*

**science**

what is the differnts between asexual and sexual reproduction
*April 18, 2013*

**Science**

I am doing a project on blizzards and I am having a hard time trying to find 3 good interactive websites. Help please? Thanks!
*April 18, 2013*

**English**

Good claim/topic sentence for this question? Did Miep Gies face many important challenges during and after the time of the holocaust?
*April 11, 2013*

**math**

what does the second term and the fourth term mean?
*April 1, 2013*

**Algebra**

Write the expression as a complex number in standard form. ____5____ 2- i =2+5i Did I get the right answer?
*March 26, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A solution is prepared by dissolving 0.12 mol of acetic acid and 0.12 mol of ammonium chloride in enough water to make 1.0 L of solution. Find the concentration of ammonia in the solution.
*March 25, 2013*

**Algebra **

Use a graphing calculator or a computer to graph the system of inequalities. Give the coordinates of each vertex of the solution region. 5x-3y is greater than or equal to -7 x-2y is greater than or equal to 3 3x+y is greater than or equal to 9 x+5y is less than or equal to 7 I...
*March 24, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A solution is prepared by dissolving 0.12 mol of acetic acid and 0.12 mol of ammonium chloride in enough water to make 1.0 L of solution. Find the concentration of ammonia in the solution.
*March 24, 2013*

**Geomatry**

If a zipline ends at 8ft above the ground and goes upward at a 6 degree angle, how high will it begin?
*March 23, 2013*

**Chemistry**

What volume of a 15.0% by mass NaOH solution, which has a density of 1.116 g/mL, should be used to make 4.40 L of an NaOH solution with a pH of 10.5?
*March 17, 2013*

**English**

In English, we're learning about the Holocaust and we are answering to "related-to-your-life" questions and below are some questions that I do not understand. Please help! Thank you. Does the U.S. control any countries? Do we have a Chancellor of the US? Who ...
*March 13, 2013*

**ACT Explore**

I'm taking the ACT explore tomorrow and I was wondering if there is a writing portion
*March 12, 2013*

**Algebra**

Tell whether the graph opens up or down. Find the coordinates of the vertex. Write an equation of the axis of symmetry. Y=3x^2 The graph opens up but I dont get how you would find the coordinates of vertex and how to write the equation of axis of symmetry. Please help!
*March 11, 2013*

**Social Studies**

I just took the quiz! (100% correct) 1.) B 2.) B 3.) D
*March 11, 2013*

**English**

What is a good topic sentence for an essay about eating insects? *The article (source where I got the info from) was about insect eating and if more countries should try to consume it.
*March 7, 2013*

**Physics**

A 4kg mass is pushed with a constant force for 1m then off the edge of the table and lands 7m from the edge of the table. a) What was the force pushing on the mass? b) What is the resultant velocity?
*March 7, 2013*

**Math**

Adam uses 1/6,1/3and 2/5 to make a circle graph an colored each a different color. What fraction of the graph is not colored? Explain your answer.
*March 6, 2013*

**Application/Writing Sample**

When an application asks for a writing sample, is it a good idea to give them a reflection on a poem?
*February 28, 2013*

**geometry**

i guess your right though...:|
*February 27, 2013*

**geometry**

i know but it changes from miles to feet and the amount of feet is not enough to be one mile!!!
*February 27, 2013*

**geometry**

this rectangular prism is 120 miles in length, 20 miles in width, and 800 feet deep what is the volume????!!?
*February 27, 2013*

**Math**

Wirte an exponential growth model. 22. A business had a $20,000 profit in 1990. Then the profit increased by 20% per year for the next 10 years. y=c(1+r)^t y=20,000(1+0.2)^10 Is that correct?
*February 26, 2013*

**math**

You divide each side by 12 32/12 = ? therefore, x= ?
*February 26, 2013*

**math**

Yes you are correct.
*February 26, 2013*

**math**

A=LW 3/4=L5/4 Times each side by 4/5 3/4 times 4/5 =? therefore, L= ?
*February 26, 2013*

**Algebra**

Use a calculator to evaluate the expression. Write the result in scientific notation and in decimal form. Did I do think correctly? 6000000 * 324,000 =1.944*10^12 =1944000000000
*February 25, 2013*

**Chemistry**

At the temperature of 30degree C and pressure of 1*10^5 pa, 30dm3 of H2 gas is burned with 30dm3 of O2 gas in a container of 60dm3. Calculate the pressure different after the complete combustion and cooling upto 30degree C again.
*February 25, 2013*

**Calculus**

F'(x)=
*February 24, 2013*

**Calculus**

Use logarithmic differentiation: F(x)= (3x+6)^4 (x^3 -2)^5
*February 24, 2013*

**Chemistry**

NH4NO3 is frequently used as a fertilizer and in explosive compounds dlta Hf values of this compound nd H20 are -365kJmol-1 and -286kJmol-1 respectively. Calculate the amount of heat released bye the dissociation of 1mol of NH4NO3 according to the following reaction 2NH4NO3--&...
*February 21, 2013*

**Chemistry**

20cm3 of 0.500moldm-3 H2SO4 was consumed to neutralize 50cm3 of 0.400moldm-3 NaOH. The temperature of the system is increased by 36 degree C. The heat capacity of the calorie meter was 39 JK-1, and the heat capacityof the solution is 4.2JK-1. Find the enthalpy of ...
*February 21, 2013*

**Chemistry**

20cm3 of 0.500moldm-3 H2SO4 was consumed to neutralize 50cm3 of 0.400moldm-3 NaOH. The temperature of the system is increased by 36 degree C. The heat capacity of the calorie meter was 39 JK-1, and the heat capacityof the solution is 4.2JK-1. Find the enthalpy of ...
*February 21, 2013*

**Chemistry**

20cm3 of 0.500moldm-3 H2SO4 was consumed to neutralize 50cm3 of 0.400moldm-3 NaOH. The temperature of the system is increased by 36 degree C. The heat capacity of the calorie meter was 39 JK-1, and the heat capacity of the solution is 4.2JK-1. Find the enthalpy of ...
*February 21, 2013*

**physics**

Cliﬀ divers at Acapulco jump into the sea from a cliﬀ 37.1 m high. At the level of the sea, a rock sticks out a horizontal distance of13.39 m. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. With what minimum horizontal velocity must the cliﬀ divers leave the ...
*February 19, 2013*

**physics**

Bill kicks a rock oﬀ the top of his apartment building. It strikes a window across the street 12 m away. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. If the window is 16 m below the position where Bill contacted the rock, how long was it in the air?
*February 19, 2013*

**Mathhhhhh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

OMG please help me .-. (Advanced) Give the domain and range of the relation. x y 2 5 8 17 0 0 –3 –5 Answer a. D: {2, 8, –3, 5, 17, –5}; R: {0} b. D: {–3, 0, 2, 8}; R: {–5, 0, 5, 17} c. D: {–3, 2, 8}; R: {–5, 5, 17} d. D: {–5, 0, 5, ...
*February 13, 2013*

**math**

I need help please >(Advanced) Give the domain and range of the relation. x y 2 5 8 17 0 0 –3 –5 Answer a. D: {2, 8, –3, 5, 17, –5}; R: {0} b. D: {–3, 0, 2, 8}; R: {–5, 0, 5, 17} c. D: {–3, 2, 8}; R: {–5, 5, 17} d. D: {–5, 0, 5, ...
*February 13, 2013*

**Chemistry**

you would have to use addition. and convert it into a fraction.
*February 11, 2013*

**Chemistry**

A solution contains a mixture of pentane and hexane at room temperature. The solution has a vapor pressure of 235 torr. Pure pentane and hexane have vapor pressures of 425 torr and 151 torr, respectively, at room temperature. What is the mole fraction composition of the mixture?
*February 11, 2013*

**English**

Is this grammatically correct? "I can't believe that I'm growing up so fast."
*February 9, 2013*

**Math**

300 feet
*February 6, 2013*

**Algebra**

Simplify : ((-5xy)^2)^5 I got 9765625x^10y^10 I don't that is correct..
*February 6, 2013*

**Physics**

Small spheres of diameter 1.00mm fall through 20 degree Celsius water at a terminal speed of 1.10 cm/s. calculate the density of the spheres.
*January 31, 2013*

**History**

"They [Jackson and his supporters] see nothing wrong in the rule that to the victor belong the spoils of the enemy." -William Learned Marcy of the U.S. Senate What did Marcy mean by the "spoils of the enemy"?
*January 31, 2013*

**History**

Fill in the blank. By the 1850s, railroads were beginning to ___________ canals for transporting goods.
*January 27, 2013*

**History**

Fill in the blanks. Under the Mississippi compromise, any new states formed west of the Mississippi river and north of the Missouri's southern border line were required to be __________.
*January 26, 2013*

**History**

What cause did Webster support throughout his political career?
*January 23, 2013*

**Math 8 - help!**

First use y2-y1/x2-x1 -2-6/-1-1 -8/-2 m= 4 use (1,6) m=4 to substitute into the variables y=mx+b 6=4(1)+b 6=4+b 2=b write your equation y=mx+b y=4x+2
*January 23, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Thyroxine, an important hormone that controls the rate of metabolism in the body can be isolated from the thyroid gland. If 0.455 g of thyroxine is dissolved in 10.0 g of benzene, the freezing point of the solution could be measured as 5.144°C. Pure benzene freezes at 5....
*January 21, 2013*

**Math**

A large factory knows that if it sells it's new gadgets for $10 each, it can sell 350 per month and if it sells the same gadgets for $8 it will sell 500 per month assuming the relationship between price and sales is linear predict the monthly sales of gadgets to the ...
*January 17, 2013*

**Math**

Use a calculator to simplify the expression. 8/2^3-2+4.1*2 When I used the calculator, I got 22.2 So then I used "PEMDAS" but got 7.53333... But the answer is 7.2 can someone help please?
*January 17, 2013*

**Earth Science**

1. What are one internal and one external source of energy in the Earth system? 2. Earth scientists assume that the causes of natural events of phenomena can be discovered through... 3. Science constantly creates new technology. Does this new technology always benefit society?
*January 13, 2013*

**MATH!!!**

Fist you use the distributive property method. 3(d+12)=8-4d 3d+36=8-4d Subtract 8 from each side 3d+28=-4d Subtract 3d from both sides 28=-7d divide by -7 from each side ?= d
*January 13, 2013*

**math**

how much money do i have left from 36p if i spend 1/4 of it
*January 13, 2013*

**English**

This sentence has an error but I'm not sure if this is correct. His father and uncle were theirselves great travelers. Is it suppose to be: His father and uncle were themselves great travelers.
*January 12, 2013*

**Earth Science**

A. Water
*January 12, 2013*

**Earth science**

B. Pressure
*January 12, 2013*

**Math**

i don't under stand the word math problem
*January 12, 2013*

**Earth science**

Plate tectonics
*January 12, 2013*

**MATH**

First, you combine like-terms. 11w-9-7w=15 11w minus 7w is 4w 4w-9=15 add 9 to each side 4w=24 divide each side by 4 w= ?
*January 12, 2013*

**Earth Science**

1. What are one internal and one external source of energy in the Earth system? 2. Earth scientists assume that the causes of natural events of phenomena can be discovered through... 3. Science constantly creates new technology. Does this new technology always benefit society?
*January 12, 2013*

**MATH HELP!!!!!!**

First, you subtract 4 from both sides, then times 7/2 on each side: 10 = 2/7n+4 14= 2/7n 49=n
*January 12, 2013*

**English**

Choose the pronoun that correctly completes each sentence. 1. (who, whom) will the choir director choose? Is it whom?
*January 10, 2013*

**Algebra**

A store is selling compact discs for $10.50 and $8.50. You buy 10 discs and spend a total of $93. How many compact discs did you buy for $10.50? $8.50?
*January 9, 2013*

**Algebra**

The girl's basketball team scored 57 points and made 25 shots. Each shot was worth 2 or 3 points each. Write a linear system.
*January 9, 2013*

**Algebra- Check Please**

A farmer is tracking two wild honey bees in his field. He maps the first bee's path back to the hive on the line y=9/7x. the second bee's bee path follows the line y=-3x+12. Their paths cross at the hive. At what coordinate will the farmer find the hive? I got (-6/7, 6)
*January 7, 2013*

**Trigonometry**

Yes I had a typo. Thank you!! (I don't know how to respond to answers besides this....)
*January 7, 2013*

**Trigonometry**

Prove that tanx+cotx=2sec(2x) Thank you! :)
*January 7, 2013*

**Algebra**

Use the substitution method to solve the linear system. 1/8p+3/4q=7 3/2p-q=4 Thanks.
*January 6, 2013*

**Algebra**

Use substitution method to solve the linear system. Can someone please check if I did this problem right? Thanks X+y=12 X+3/2y=3/2 Y=21 x=-9
*January 6, 2013*

**algebra**

I have another question. So I solved the problem but then I have to put it in an ordered pair form. If I was using the variables "x and y," then it would be (x,y) but what if I were using different variables, in this case s and t, how do I know which one is the x and...
*January 6, 2013*

**algebra**

Use the substitution method to solve the linear system. Thanks! s= t+4 2t+s=19
*January 6, 2013*

**trig**

2sinxcosx+4sin^2xcos^2x=0 solve for x in radians between [0,2pi) (I mean that it is sine squared x and cosine squared x not sine to the power of 2x or cosine to the power of 2x)
*December 19, 2012*

**Math**

When the mean is greater than the median, what does it suggests about the data set?
*December 17, 2012*

**English**

Find the plural that has been formed incorrectly. Then write it in its correct plural form. Dad was hoping to catch several bass and trouts for our suppers. I'm not sure if it's "trouts" or "suppers".
*December 13, 2012*