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Choose two famous individuals to research that lived between 1820 and 1860. Keep in mindyour famous Americans MUST have DIFFERENT opinions on the SAME topic. Can you help me choose the two different individuals? Here's a list that I can choose from: Andrew ...
March 16, 2016
An electron travels at a uniform speed of 2.50 × 106 m/s toward the top of this page. It then enters a uniform magnetic field and experiences a maximum force of 5.15 × 10-8 N that points toward the right of the page. What is the magnitude of the magnetic field? ...
February 23, 2016
The laurelwood pta is presenting it's 5th annual talent show and Kate is collected tickets at the door the gym is filled with 215 students and adults. Students tickets are .50 and adults tickets are 2.00. If Kate collected 250.00. How many adults and how many students ...
February 18, 2016
A pilot flies out of Cleveland and sets his compass due North. He maintains an airspeed of 250 km/hr. After 30 minutes he finds that the plane is 200 km north and 40 km west of the starting point. What is the velocity of the wind? I've made my triangle and found the ...
January 26, 2016
English (EXTREMELY URGENT)
Please help he answer this one question. Which detail best describes why the author discusses the history of rap music. To show the extreme poverty of certain regions To explore the tension amongst certain cultural groups To expose events that are rarely discussed To give the ...
January 20, 2016
It is estimated that heights of adult men are normally distributed with a mean of 70 inches and a standard deviation of 3.5. In one state, the law requires a person to be 68 inches or taller to become a fire fighter. (a) What proportion of adult men will meet this height ...
October 19, 2015
An Object of mass 7 kg is pushed along a surface up to a velocity of + 10 m/s before it is let go. It then slows to a stop due to an 11-N frictional force. How long until it comes to a stop?
October 12, 2015
A 15.0-g metal cylinder is placed on a turntable, with its center 73 cm from the turntable's center. The coefficient of static friction between the cylinder and the turntable's surface is μs = 0.79. A thin, massless string of length 73 cm connects the center of ...
October 5, 2015
A cylinder which is in a horizontal position contains an unknown noble gas at 4.63 × 104 Pa and is sealed with a massless piston. The piston is slowly, isobarically moved inward 0.202 m, while 1.95 × 104 J of heat is removed from the gas. If the piston has a radius...
August 22, 2015
Can someone please explain the difference between these, and how they apply to someone that has monotonic preferences? I have read in the book but they all seem to be running together and am so confused! Thank you. Symmetry Convexity Local Non-satiation Transitivity Completeness
May 18, 2015
Math Please Check
Please check my answers! Thank you! Simplify the following expressions. Collapse x terms, and/or simplify fractions and exponents. 1.) (12/5) / (36/20) = 4/3 2.) x^13*x^3 = x^16 3.) x^4 / (x^2)^3 = 1/x^2 4.) x^-3 / x^2 = x^-5 5.) (x^2-8x+16) / (x-4) = x-4 6.) x^(-1...
May 18, 2015
If the price elasticity of demand is 2, this means that a __________ increase in price causes a __________ decrease in quantity demanded. A. 15%; 100% B. 15%; 10% C. 20%; 40% D. 30%; 20% answer B 15%, 10%
April 19, 2015
Say if these numbers make a right triangle and a Pythagorean triple: 2, 2 square root 2, and 2 square root 3. I am confident that the answer for both parts of the question is no, because when 2 is squared and when 2 square root 2 is squared it is larger than 2 root 3 squared. ...
April 4, 2015
Calculus 2 (Series - Convergent or Divergent?)
Can someone show me a step by step process and explanation how to solve this problem? 1) Consider the following series. (∞ on top of summation symbol) (k = 1 under the summation symbol) ∑ k(k+15)/(k+13)^2 Determine whether the series is convergent or divergent. If ...
March 29, 2015
I need help in solving an initial-value problem and a few series problems (Especially on #45 & #46). I don't really understand how to do the series problems...majority of the time. An explanation would be great as well. Thank you for your time. #20) Solve the initial-value...
March 29, 2015
When swimming across a river you swim to the east at 1.0 mph while the river flows southward at 2.4 mph. Your velocity is a superposition of these two velocities. What is your speed (i.e. the magnitude of your velocity)? i have no idea how to do this please help
February 10, 2015
A box of books weighing 349 N moves with a constant velocity across the floor when it is pushed with a force of 434 N exerted downward at an angle of 37.9◦ below the horizontal. Find μk between the box and the floor.
February 9, 2015
Can someone please tell me how to set this up? I tried doing (45+1.50 - 47) x 150 but I don't think this is right. thank you An investor in a Corporation. On January 1, Year One, purchased 150 shares of the corporations capital stock at a price of $45 per share. On ...
January 11, 2015
Would you please check my answer to make sure I did it right? Bus travel, a bus company finds that monthly costs for one particular year were given by C(t) = 100 + t^2 dollars after t months. After t months the company had P(t) =1000 +t^2 passengers per month. How fast is its...
October 9, 2014
1. Find the common ratio and the 7th term of the sequence 2/9, 2/3, 2, 6, 18, ..... 2. The 3rd and 5th terms of a geometric sequence are 2 and 1/2 respectively. What is the first term? 3. Find the geometric mean between: a. 1/2 and 1/3 b. sqrt5 - sqrt2
October 7, 2014
The sum of the measures of four of the angles of a heptagon is 520. Two of the remaining three angles are congruent. The other remaining angle is 3/2 the measure of one of the two congruent angles. Find the measures of the remaining angles.
October 3, 2014
1. Victor brought a brand new car for 750,000. IF the value of the car depreciates 20% per year, what will it be worth during the fourth year? 2. Given the terms a10 = 3/512 and a15 = 3/16384 of a geometric sequence, find the exact value of the first term of the sequence.
October 3, 2014
Find all values of x if any where the tangent line to the graph of the given equation is horizontal? y= x - sqrt (x) I am very confused would I work it like this? y = x - x^-1/2 then set x = 0? Please explain. thank you!
October 2, 2014
1. A 16-team bowling league has 800,000 to be awarded as prize money. If the last-placed team is awarded 12,500 in prize money and the award increases by a constant amount for each successive finishing place, how much will the first-placed team receive? 2. In Museum A, a stamp...
October 1, 2014
I am so lost, I have no idea what to do next. Find the equation of the tangent line to the graph at the indicated point f(x) =x^2 +x ; a=-1 I started out using f(-1)= (-1+h)-(-1)/h but i am so lost on what to do next. I have tried to look at examples in the book, but i do not ...
September 25, 2014
If I'm putting it down on the poster, do I write it as it is or do I write it like this: "A faerie named Maleficent decided to cast a spell on the King and Queens new-born named Aurora. She did this in revenge of King Stefan cutting off her wings." -
September 5, 2014
The plot is that there was a young faerie named Maleficent who fell in love with a human. The human (Stefan) stopped seeing her as they got older, and intended to kill her so he could become king. Instead, he cut off her wings as proof that he killed her. When Maleficent heard...
September 5, 2014
A sphere of radius R has inhomogeneous charge distribution on its surface. Its surface charge density is σ = σ0 cos θ, where σ0 is a positive constant, and θ is the angle from the north pole to the point of interest and satisfies 0 ≤...
September 4, 2014
Literature-Help me Ms. Sue
It's not a reflective poem. It's discursive. It's an argument against death being the end-all, and an argument in poetry is referred to as discursive. Changes my mind about wanting to use this site for homework help when the teachers/tutors/instructors don't ...
June 29, 2014
An ornamental thermometer, commonly known as a Galileo thermometer, contains a number of spheres of hollow colored glass, representing different temperatures, immersed in a column of ethanol. A particular sphere rises from the bottom to the top of the column of liquid when the...
May 1, 2014
Which of the following is the equation of the circle with centre (-1.5, 0.5) and radius 3? A. 2x^2 + 6x + 2y^2 - 2y - 13 = 0 B. 2x^2 - 6x + 2y^2 + 2y - 13 = 0 C. 2x^2 - 6x + 2y^2 - 2y - 13 = 0 D. 2x^2 + 6x + 2y^2 - 2y - 23 = 0 E. @x^2 + 6x + 2y^2 - 2y -14 = 0
April 12, 2014
An object of mass 50 g floats in a liquid of density 2.5 g/ml. When the object is placed in a liquid of density 2.0 g/ml, it sinks to the bottom of the container. What is the force that the object exerts on the bottom of the container? [g = 10m/s^2 = 10N/kg]
April 12, 2014
A uniform bar length of 2.0m and weight 1000 N has its center of gravity at its center. The bar is pivoted 0.5m from the right, and supports a weight of 200N on the opposite end (left end). What is the weight needed at right end of the bar to balance the bar?
April 11, 2014
A car moving with an initial speed v collides with a second stationary car that is 50.7 percent as massive. After the collision the first car moves in the same direction as before with a speed that is 33.2 percent of the original speed. Calculate the final speed of the second ...
March 26, 2014
Suppose you pluck a string on a guitar and it produces the note A at a frequency of 440 Hz. Now, you press your finger down on the string against one of the frets, making this point the new end of the string. The newly shortened string has 4/5 the length of the full string. ...
March 17, 2014
Alfonso and Sarah like to go sky diving together. Alfonso has a mass of 86.0 kg and Sarah has a mass of 57.8 kg. While in free fall together (next to each other), Alfonso pushes Sarah horizontally with a force of 12.9 N. What is the magnitude of Alfonso's horizontal ...
March 12, 2014
Mr.Ferris discovered in his 2013 copy of the world records book that the worlds largest pizza measured 5.83 feet in diameter. A regular pizza measures 0.6 feet in diameter. How much greater is the area of the larger rice cake?
March 9, 2014
Two cars pass a school when a stopwatch reads zero. They both travel in the same direction. Car A travels at a constant speed of 98 km/h and Car B travels at 64 km/h. How many meters apart are the two cars when the stopwatch reads 2.0 hours?
February 8, 2014
A weight lifter lifts a set of weights a vertical distance of 2.07 m. If a constant net force of 335 N is exerted on the weights, how much net work is done on the weights? Answer in units of J
January 17, 2014
A 395.0 g block is dropped onto a vertical spring with a spring constant k = 252.0 N/m. The block becomes attached to the spring, and the spring compresses 0.29 m before momentarily stopping. While the spring is being compressed, what work is done by the block's weight? ...
January 1, 2014