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July 28, 2014

July 28, 2014

Total # Posts: 640

**statistics**

a rocket club makes its own rockets. The rockets go to a mean height of 1100 feet with a standard deviation of 60 feet. if the club fires 36 rockets, what is probability that the mean heights of the rockets will be greater than 1080p feet

**Math - Algebra2**

state whether the series is convergent or divergent 1) 3 + 12 + 48 + ... 2) 4 + 4/5 + 4/25 + ...

**accounting II**

i am completely stuck on this! 5. Manufacturing statements and cost behavior Tampa Foundry began operations during the current year, manufacturing various products for industrial use. One such product is light-gauge aluminum, which the company sells for $36 per roll. Cost info...

**accounting II**

oh, my apologies

**accounting II**

3. Definitions of manufacturing concepts Interstate Manufacturing produces brass fasteners and incurred the following costs for the year just ended: Materials and supplies used Brass $75,000 Repair parts 16,000 Machine lubricants 9,000 Wages and salaries Machine operators 128,...

**accounting**

i need help working through this! i am stuck. 3. Definitions of manufacturing concepts Interstate Manufacturing produces brass fasteners and incurred the following costs for the year just ended: Materials and supplies used Brass $75,000 Repair parts 16,000 Machine lubricants 9...

**Chemistry**

so then you would take 1.48 M times 42mL, then take that number and divide by .49 M, then convert to mL?

**Chemistry**

How many mL of 0.49 M HCl will neutralize 42 mL of 1.48 M NaOH?

**Cultural Anthropology**

how are traditional anthropological fieldwork techniques used in applied anthropology? How does applied anthropology benefit modern social problems? Thank you!

**Cultural Anthropology**

Contrast the four types of subsistence strategies, be sure to include differences in lifestyle, kinship, property, ownership, distribution of resources and division of labor. Thank you!

**chemistry help~Please!!!**

What are the Ka and/or Kb value for 1M ZnCl2 Show work please!!!

**engineering**

A certain amount of radioisotope (986.8 x 10-9 kg) is used to make the dial of a watch glow in the dark. If the half-life of this isotope is 3.69 x 103 years, how many kilograms of the radioisotope will disappear while the watch is in use for fifty years?

**Calculus**

When dy/dx=(x-6)^½ what does y equal?

**physics**

A plane is found by radar to be flying 5.9 km above the ground. The angle of elevation from the radar to the plane is 78.6°. Ten seconds later, the plane is directly over the station. Find the speed of the plane, assuming that it is flying level.

**Single vs double replacement reactions**

How would you compare a single replacement reaction to a double replacement reaction?in laymans terms?

**Decomposition reaction**

List the number of reactants and the number of products in a decomposition reaction; 2H2O(I)=2H2(g)+O2(g)

**Synthesis reaction**

What are the number of reactants and the number of compounds in; 2H2(g)+O2(g)=2H2O(I)

**physics**

I need to find the coefficient of the kinetic friction of the following: "a block weighing 300 newtons is moved at a constant speed over a horizontal surface be a force of 50 newtons applied parallel to the surface" would I do the following? k = coefficient of kineti...

**Spanish**

Is this correct? Complete the paragraph with the correct present-tense form of the most logical verb from the list below. Each verb will be used no more than once, and don’t forget the reflexive pronouns when appropriate. acostarse bañarse deletrear divertirse lava...

**physics**

a 65kg person dives into the water from the 10m platform. she comes to a stop 2m below the surface of the water. what net force did the water exert on the swimmer? so for the net force i got -2548N i know: vf^2=vi^2 + 2ad vf^2 = 0 + 2(9.8)(10) vf^2 = 196 vf=14m/s therefore to ...

**Spanish**

Thank you SraJMcGin

**Spanish **

Are these correct? Answer the following questions using the present progressive. Be sure to answer with the same verb that is used in each question. 1. Creo que Xavier (1) _____ (2) __________ en la casa de sus padres mientras asiste a la Universidad. (vivir) Creo que Xavier (...

**math**

i was doing the mean theorem for this problem: (x+4)^2 (x-3) on [-4,3] i got to: 3x^2 + 10x-8=7 someone helped me out and told me the answer was (-5 +/- sqrt(70))/(3) but i don't know how to get to there, can someone please explain to me how to get to this point?

**calculus**

how did you get (-5 +/- sqrt(70))/3

**calculus**

i am on "rolles and the mean value theorem" and was just wondering, when i am doing rolles, do i really need to find the exact value of x where f'(c) = 0? for example: f(x) = (x+4)^2 (x-3) on [-4,3] i get to: 3x^2+10x-8=7 then i dont know if i then need to find t...

**calculus**

typo: 8 should = 8 i meant x should = 8

**calculus**

"superman is in level flight 6 miles above ground. his flight plan takes him directly over whs high school. how fast is he flying when the distance between him and the whs high school is exactly 10 miles and the rate is increasing 40mph?" i keep getting: r = 10 r'...

**calculus**

"superman is in level flight 6 miles above ground. his flight plan takes him directly over whs high school. how fast is he flying when the distance between him and the whs high school is exactly 10 miles and the rate is increasing 40mph?" i keep getting: r = 10 r'...

**Spanish**

Are these correct? Thank you for helping Finish the following sentences including at least one possessive adjective (mi[s], tu[s], su[s], nuestro[s] or nuestra[s]) in your answer. Ejemplo: La profesora que tiene mi amiga es antipática, pero "mis profesores son fant...

**Spanish**

Are these correct? I. Rewrite each sentence by replacing the direct object in quotation marks with a direct object pronoun [me, te, lo, la, nos, los, las]. Ejemplo: No conozco "al jefe del departamento." --> No lo conozco. 1. Esa compañía vende "...

**Calculus**

Water is leaking out of a pool at a rate of 4 cubic inches per second, what is the rate of change of the height of the water at the instant the volume equals 20ft cubic feet

**calculus**

what is the 2nd derivative of: 1-xy = x-y i get (-y-1)/(x-1) for the first the second i know is (-y-1)/(x-1)^2 but i keep getting (0)/(x-1)^2 please show me the steps i should be taking and if possible what i did wrong

**calculus**

a rectangle is 10 inches by 6 inches whose sides are changing. write a formula for both the perimeter and how fast each is changing in terms of L and W how do i do this, an explanation instead of an answer would be most appreciated, thanks in advance.

**math **

idk if this is supposed to be common sense but, i need help understanding why when i make this equation solve for (y) that there is a plus/minus answer. (yx)yx = 2x y = .5(sqrt(2x)/2) y = .5(-sqrt(2x)/2)

**calculus**

i need to use implicit differentiation to find the derivative: yx+y = 8 i keep getting y'=-1-y. i already know the derivative of this, by using explicit by simplification: y(x+1)=8 y=(8)/(x+1) y'= -(8)/(x+1)^2 how do i go about doing this the right way?

**calculus**

i need to find the derivative using chain rule: (x^2 + 2x - 6)^2 (1-x^3)^2 i got the answer from a site but the problem is i cannot get my work to match up with the answer, i dont know what im doing wrong. answer: 10x^9 + 36x^8 − 64x^7 − 182x^6 + 168x^5 + 80x^4 + 1...

**calculus**

i need to find the derivative using chain rule and show steps: y= (x) / ((x^2)-1)^(-1/2) and is it possible to have free tutoring online like through a chatroom? i am in need of help

**calculus**

updating previous question so easier to understand im using chain rule to answer this question: f(x) = -5 sqrt(x^2 - 4x + 1) what is f'(x)? tried to use calculator to get the answer to base my answer off of but this is a nonreal number. does this mean i will have to use im...

**calculus**

im using chain rule to answer this question: -5 ((x^2) - 4x + 1)^(1)/(2) tried to use calc to get answer to base off of but this is a nonreal number. does this mean i will have to use imaginary numbers? please help

**Calculus**

Lim x to 3 (-x^2)/((x^2)- 6x + 9) substitution i get -9/0 factoring i get same answer would that mean the answer is infinity? if not how could i prove that it isn't infinity

**Calc 2**

Find the area enclosed by the equations x=16-y^2 and x=y^2-16

**math**

a brick is placed on a balance scale.it balances exactly with a 3/4 pound weight and 3/4 of a brick .what is the weight of the brick? show and explain work

**accounting**

A tabular analysis of the transactions made during August 2010 by Witten Company during its first month of operations is shown below. Each increase and decrease in stockholders' equity is explained. Assets = Liabilities + Stockholders' Equity Cash + Accounts Receivable...

**Math**

Marlon has 4 cards, lisa has 4 cards and sam has 3 cards. Can you write a multiplication sentence to find how many card they have in all? Explain

**geometry**

ABE and ECD are right triangles. BD is the base straight line and AC is the hypotenuse line intersecting at E.

**geometry**

AC and BD are straight lines, EB=16, DE=24, BC=10. What is the length of AD

**physics**

A hot air balloon is ascending straight up at a constant speed of 6.50 m/s. When the balloon is 13.0 m above the ground, a gun fires a pellet straight up from ground level with an initial speed of 34.0 m/s. Along the paths of the balloon and the pellet, there are two places wh...

**math**

you need to prepare 5ml NaCl solution . you already have a stock solution of 10% NaCl that you are asked to use . how many ul NaCl solution would you need to make 5ml of a 2% NaCl solution?

**physics**

(a) How much waste heat is produced by an electrical power station that uses 1.05 multiplied by 1014 J of heat input with an efficiency of 40.0%? (b) What is the ratio of waste heat to work output? (c) How much work is done?

**physics**

The engine of a large ship does 2.05 multiplied by 108 J of work with an efficiency of 4.00%. (a) How much waste heat (J) is produced? (b) How many barrels of fuel are consumed, if each barrel produces 6.00 multiplied by 109 J of heat when burned?

**physics**

A certain heat engine does 8.0 kJ of work and dissipates 8.00 kJ of waste heat in a cyclical process. (a) What was the heat input to this engine? (b) What was its efficiency?

**physics**

A hand-driven tire pump has a 2.50 cm diameter piston and a maximum stroke of 31.0 cm. (a) How much work (J) do you do in one stroke if the average gauge pressure is 2.40 multiplied by 105 N/m2 (about 35 psi)? (You may consider this an isothermal process.) (b) What average for...

**physics**

A 2.60 kg steel gas can holds 15.0 L of gasoline when full. What is the average density(kg/m^2))of the full gas can, taking into account the volume occupied by steel as well as by gasoline?

**physics**

(a) A rectangular gasoline tank can hold 41.0 kg of gasoline when full. What is the depth(m) of the tank if it is 0.400 m wide by 0.900 m long? (b) What is the volume(gal) of the tank? (It is suitable for a passenger car.)

**physics**

The "steam" above a freshly made cup of instant coffee is really water vapor droplets condensing after evaporating from the hot coffee. What is the final temperature of 280 g of hot coffee initially at 90.0°C if 2.50 g evaporates from it? The coffee is in a Styro...

**physics**

In 1986 a gargantuan iceberg broke away from the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica. It was approximately a rectangle 160 km long, 45.0 km wide, and 250 m thick. (a) What is the mass of this iceberg, given that the density of ice is 917 kg/m3? (b) How much heat is required to melt i...

**physics**

In 1986 a gargantuan iceberg broke away from the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica. It was approximately a rectangle 160 km long, 45.0 km wide, and 250 m thick. (a) What is the mass of this iceberg, given that the density of ice is 917 kg/m3? (b) How much heat is required to melt i...

**physics**

The formation of condensation on a glass of ice water causes the ice to melt faster than it would otherwise. If 8.80 g of condensation forms on a glass containing water and 170 g of ice, how many grams will melt as a result? Assume no other heat transfer occurs. Use the heat o...

**physics**

The formation of condensation on a glass of ice water causes the ice to melt faster than it would otherwise. If 7.40 g of condensation forms on a glass containing water and 210 g of ice, how many grams will melt as a result? Assume no other heat transfer occurs. Use the heat o...

**physics**

An ice bag containing 0°C ice is much more effective in absorbing heat than one containing the same amount of 0°C water. (a) How much heat in kcal is required to raise the temperature of 0.700 kg of water from 0°C to 27.0°C? (b) How much heat is required to fir...

**physics**

A 3.00 g lead bullet traveling at 640 m/s strikes a target, converting its kinetic energy into thermal energy. It's initial temperature is 40.0°C. (a)Find the available kinetic energy of the bullet.(J) (b)Find the heat required to melt the bullet.(J)

**physics**

This is my answer: Delta T=(30N*18*0.075m)/(0.100kg*3500J/kg.C)

**physics**

Rubbing your hands together warms them by converting work into thermal energy. If a woman rubs her hands back and forth for a total of 12 rubs a distance of 7.50 cm each and with a frictional force averaging 30.0 N, what is the temperature increase? The mass of tissue warmed i...

**physics**

The same amount of heat entering identical masses of different substances produces different temperature changes. Calculate the final temperature when 1.25 kcal of heat enters 1.25 kg of the following, originally at 20.0°C. (a) water (b) concrete (c) steel (d) mercury

**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? Please show the steps, thanks.

**physics**

A 1.80 m radius playground merry-go-round has a mass of 120 kg and is rotating with an angular velocity of 0.300 rev/s. What is its angular velocity after a 19.0 kg child gets onto it by grabbing its outer edge? The child is initially at rest.

**finance**

11.17

**Economics**

Thomas Schelling, an expert on nuclear strategy and arms control, observed in his book The Strategy of Conflict (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1960), "The power to constrain an adversary depends upon the power to bind oneself." Explain this statement using...

**Economics**

Some states have had laws restricting the sale of most goods on Sunday. Consumers, by and large, oppose such laws because they find Sunday afternoon a convenient time to shop. Paradoxically, retail trade associations frequently support the laws. Discuss the reasons for merchan...

**Economics**

The well known nationally syndicated columnist David Broder reported the recent findings of two academic political scientists. These scholars found that voters are quite turned off by negative campaigns of politicians. Many people went as far as not voting because of this Neve...

**Economics**

When McDonald’s Corp. reduced the price of its Big Mac by 75 percent if customers also purchased french fries and a soft drink, The Wall Street Journal reported that the company was hoping the novel promotion would revive its U. S. sales growth. It didn’t. Within two...

**chemistry**

How much faster will neon effuse than krypton, given that the molar mass of krypton is 83.8 grams and that of neon is 20.18 grams?

**Statistics**

In the library on a university campus, there is a sign in the elevator that indicates a limit of 16 people. in addition there is a weight limit of 2500 lbs. assume that the average weight of students, faculty, and staff on campus is 150 lbs, that the standard deviation is 27 l...

**Statistics**

In the library on a university campus, there is a sign in the elevator that indicates a limit of 16 people. in addition there is a weight limit of 2500 lbs. assume that the average weight of students, faculty, and staff on campus is 150 lbs, that the standard deviation is 27 l...

**English IV**

Score: "I always lie" is an example of which of these literary devices? A)paradigm B)paradox C)metaphor D)personification E)none of these

**Calculus**

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of f(x) if f(x)= defint a=0 b=x function= t^2-4/(1+cos(t)^2) dt x^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2)= 0 x^2-4=0 x^2=4 x= +/- 2 So I got relative maximum as -2 and 2. And relative minimum as zero. However, when I graph it on Wolfram, it gives me m...

**Minima Maxima **

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of f(x) if f(x)= defint a=0 b=x function= t^2-4/(1+cos(t)^2) dt x^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2)= 0 x^2-4=0 x^2=4 x= +/- 2 So I got relative maximum as -2 and 2. And relative minimum as zero. However, when I graph it on Wolfram, it gives me m...

**Followup-Calculus-Extrema**

I got +/-4.99 and +/-7.99 when I typed the keyword 'local maximum x^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2)' into the equation box. It just gave me a list of maxima.

**Followup-Calculus-Extrema**

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of f(x) if f(x)= defint a=0 b=x function= t^2-4/(1+cos(t)^2) dt x^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2)= 0 x^2-4=0 x^2=4 x= +/- 2 So I got relative maximum as -2 and 2. And relative minimum as zero. However, when I graph it on Wolfram, it gives me m...

**MATH HELP!!**

Mr. Reiny's doing permutations. A permutation is when order matters. In this case, you can't have any ties: you can only have one person for first place, one person for second place, and similarly one person for third place. Therefore, there are 12 horses competing for...

**Extrema-Check my work please?**

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of f(x) if f(x)= defint a=0 b=x function= t^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2) dt x^2-4/(1+cos(x)^2)= 0 x^2-4=0 x^2=4 x= +/- 2 So I got relative maximum as -2 and 2. And relative minimum as zero. However, when I graph it on Wolfram, it gives me m...

**Sums-Calc**

I see what I did now. Thanks

**Sums-Calc**

find the upper and lower bounds for definite integral sign, a=1, b=6, sqrt(x) dx. partitions are as follow: x0=1, x1= 3, x2=6 of the interval [1,6] upper sum: 3sqrt(3) + 3sqrt(6) lower sum: 3sqrt(3) + 3 but this is incorrect. can someone explain what i did wrong please

**Upper-lower bounds-solved**

find the upper and lower bounds for definite integral sign, a=1, b=6, sqrt(x) dx. partitions are as follow: x0=1, x1= 3, x2=6 of the interval [1,6] upper sum: 3sqrt(3) + 3sqrt(6) lower sum: 3sqrt(3) + 3 but this is incorrect. can someone explain what i did wrong please

**definite integral**

wow I didn't think it was so simple. thank you !

**definite integral**

Use the Riemann Sums corresponding to 5 inscribed rectangles of equal width to approximate the integral a= 1, b= 3, (1/x)dx this is all for definite integral i just know x1=1.4, x2=1.8, x3=2.2, x4=2.6, x5=3.0 how do i continue

**integral**

Oh okay thank you!

**integral**

Thank you very much! I really didn't understand the form but now I do. :) Also, would d2y/dx2 be: -9(6x+1)/((9x^2+3x+1)^2) I just want to make sure that d2y/dx2 is asking for the second derivative?

**integral**

but i dont get how you can just replace the variable t with x so easily. i dont get how you did that. and how does the 3 come into the picture for dy/dx.

**integral**

can you explain how you got this. thanks

**integral**

Find dy/dx and d2y/dx2 if y= definite integral sign where a= 1 and b= 3x 1/(t^2+t+1) dt how do i even start. do i integrate and then plug in a and b? plz help.

**calculus-extrema**

Thank you!

**calculus-extrema**

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of this function f(x)= definite integral sign where a=0 and b=x. t^2-4/(1+(cos^2(t)) dt what should my value for u be? is it just t. not sure how to even tackle this problem.

**calculus solved**

I see what i did wrong. thanks!

**calculus solved**

I did it wrong. The u= x^2/3 + 14 so my new calculation becomes 98304-75937.5= 22366.5 is that right? thanks

**calculus solved**

evaluate integral definite integral sign a=1 b=8 4(x^(2/3)+14)^3/((x^(1/3))) dx I get u= x^2/3 + 14 then du= 2/3 * x^(-1/3) dx 6 { u^4/4 | a=1 b=8 Then I get 3u^4/2 | a=1 b=8 2048-1.5= 2046.5 Is this correct. thank you all.

**Extrema-Calc- Repost**

Not sure how to get started. please help?

**Extrema-Calc**

Find and classify the relative maxima and minima of this function f(x)= definite integral sign where a=0 and b=x. t^2-4/(1+(cos^2(t)) dt what should my value for u be? is it just t. not sure how to even tackle this problem.

**Integral-Repost**

Help on this plz?

**Integral**

Find dy/dx and d2y/dx2 if y= definite integral sign where a= 1 and b= 3x 1/(t^2+t+1) dt how do i even start. do i integrate and then plug in a and b? plz help.

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