Posts by francis
Total # Posts: 174
Youre travelling down the road in a car with a total mass(including passengers) of 2.24 X 10^3 a)What is the change in kinetic energy of the car if you slow down from 80km/h to 70km/h(reducing your speed by 10km/h) B)what is the change in kinetic energy of the car if you slow ...
January 21, 2017
Boxes are moved on a conveyor belt from where they are filled to the packing station 11.3m away. The belt is initially stationary and must finish with zero speed. The most rapid transit is accomplished if the belt accelerates for half the distance, then decelerates for the ...
December 30, 2016
A car A is 300m behind a car B and both are travelling in the same direction at 25m/s. Both cars begin at the same moment to accelerate at steady rate, but A has a greater acceleration and passes B in 20sec by which time B is doing 275m/s. Neglecting the length of the ...
April 27, 2016
97 is the largest prime less than 100. What is the largest prime factor of 97! (97 factorial)? (Reminder: The number n! is the product of the integers from 1 to n. For example, 5!=5*4*3*2*1= 120.)
April 19, 2016
Math Analysis (Pre Calc)
A pilot wants to fly 430 miles per hour at 45 degrees north of east, but there is a westerly wind blowing 20 miles per hour. What course correction does the pilot have to make to fly on his desired landing? I wasn't able to figure out any work for this problem could you ...
February 11, 2016
Assume venture Healthcare sold bonds that have a ten year maturity,a 12 percent coupon rate with annual payment,and a $1000 par value.Suppose that two years after the bonds were issued ,the required interest rate fell to 7 percent .what would be the bond value?
December 7, 2015
Nicole makes a keychain by using yellow, red and green beads. The number of red beads used is more than twice the number of yellow beads by 10, while the number of green beads used is more than one-third the number of yellow beads by 7. It is known that each yellow bead, red ...
November 7, 2015
A tower is 24 m high. A stone is projected upwards from the tower, at a velocitry of 24,5 m/s. Calculate how long it would take the stone to reach the ground at the roof of the tower.
November 1, 2015
4. Which of the following statements about human-power search engines is true? A. People code the search engine so that they'll populate lists of trending search terms and phrases. B. Links are selected by users. C. Users send in their search request and then the search ...
August 27, 2015
a. What current is flowing in a 2.0m length of wire in the Earth's field of 55μT if it experiences a force of 10mN? b. A 2 wire cable is suppling 100 A to a DC motor. Each wire has a 2 mm insulation layer and there is also a 2 mm separate insulation layer between the ...
August 14, 2015
3.Josh has a huge marble collection. He counts 280 marbles that are red, and he estimates that this is about 10% of his collection. A.Write and solve a proportion to estimate the total number of marbles Josh has.
April 16, 2015
1.A restaurant surveys 60 of its customers about their new menu. 48 of the customers that take the survey prefer the new menu. A.Which value is unknown in this problem: the part, percent, or whole? B.Write and solve the proportion to find the percent of the customers that ...
April 16, 2015
4.In Amys English class, 30% of the students play an instrument. She does not know how many in the whole school play an instrument, but there are 500 students in the school. A.Solve the proportion 30/100=n/500 to estimate the total number of students in the school who ...
April 15, 2015
3.Max says there were 6 students wearing shorts in his math class. He is not sure how many people were in the class, total, but he thinks about one third of them were wearing shorts. A. What percent is closest to 1/3 ? Explain. B.Write and solve a proportion below, to estimate...
April 15, 2015
The line x plus 7y=5 cuts the circle x^2 plus y^2=15 at the points P & Q. Find: a) P & Q. b) the midpoint of PQ. (I don't know why, but the plus sign does not show after I submit d question so dats y I wrote it in words)
March 2, 2015
A wave has a speed of 340m/s and a period of 0.28ms. what's the wavelength? so I worked this and I got 95.2m but the answer to d question says 0.095m. period(T) = 1/F (since F = 1/T) therefore, F = 1/0.28 = 3.5714 wavelength = velocity/frequency w = 340/3.5714 = 95.2m (Isn...
February 23, 2015
Evaluate lim x->0 (Sin^3 3x - 3x^3/x^3 x^4) I got zero (0) to be my answer by imputing 0 in place of x but am not so sure if the answer should be 0, am thinking it should be like 1/0 or something like that.
January 28, 2015
Show that a¡Á(b c) = (a¡Áb) (a¡Ác), given that a =(A B), b =(B C), c =(C A). WORKINGS ... given, a¡Á(b c) = (a¡Áb) (a¡Ác) :. imputing the values of a, b and c (A B)¡Á[(B C) (C A)] = [(A ...
January 26, 2015
Sin = Opposite/Hypotenuse, Cos = Adjacent/Hypotenuse, Tan = Opposite/Adjacent. To remember, memorize as SOH, CAH, TOA. Where A = Adjacent, H = Hypotenuse, O = Opposite. Since we were given the opposite side and one angle & we're to find the hypotenuse, therefore, you use ...
January 5, 2015
Yea, you get to use F=MxA where, M=mass, A=acceleration. if you expand the equation, you notice F=MxA where A=velocity change / time taken for change therefore, f = 1kg x (5ms/5secs)
January 1, 2015
If a pond can support up to 10, 000 fish, the rate of growth of the fish population is jointly proportional to the number of fish present and the difference between 10, 000 and the number of fish present. The rate of growth is 90 fish per week when 1, 000 fish are present. a. ...
November 15, 2014
mechanics and fluids
a block of mass 6 kg resting on a horizontal surface is connected by a cord passing over a light, frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 4 kg. the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.5. after the block are released, find ...
September 8, 2014
Calculate the energy required to vapourise 50g of water Initially at 80¡ãC if the specific heat capacity of water is 4.2 J/g.k. (specific latent heat of vapourisation of water is 2260 J/g)
July 31, 2014
Constructive interference will occur, cos constructive interference occurs wen d path difference btw identical waves at a point is n¦Ë...where n = 0,1,2,3... Destructive interference occur wen d path difference btw two identical waves at a point is n¦Ë ...
July 30, 2014
The tension in the string provides the centripetal force for objects tied to a string & movin in a circular path. Ft = mv^2/r where m=mass of d object, v=uniform velocity of d movin body & r=radius of d circle formed by d moving string 1 revolution = 360¡ã or 2pie...
July 18, 2014
find the equation of the perpendicular bisector of the line joining P(2, -4) to Q(-5,1) A. 8y-14x 13=0 B. 8y-14x-13=0 C. 8y 14x-13=0 D. 8y 14x 13=0 Please I need someone to help me with this, with an explanatory workings.
May 21, 2014
angle of 25 degrees is measured, point 'M' our obtuse triangle is then 'TBM' and we also define a point 'G' that is at ground level and colinear with points 'T' and 'B' such that 'MBG' forms a right triangle whose hypotenuse is ...
April 15, 2014
Algebra - Functions
1) Given that F(x) = -5+7x^2, find and simplify: 8F(x) = F(8x) = 2) Find the domain of the function: f(x) = -2x+12 q(v) = ^9sqrt(-3v+14) f(x) = [(x-5)/(sqrt(15-x))] B(y) = [7/(81-(1/y^2))]
February 26, 2014
MATH ANALYSIS & TRIG
At noon, Al is 6km north of point O traveling south at 10km/h. Also at noon, Barb is 2km east of point ) traveling east at 5km/h. A) express the distance "d" between Al and Barb as a function of time "t" hours after noon. B) Find the time at which the ...
October 29, 2013
A sample of iron weighing 15.0 g was heated with potassium chlorate (KClO3) in an evacuated container. The oxygen generated from the decomposition of KClO3 converted some of the Fe to Fe2O3. If the combined mass of Fe and Fe2O3 was 17.9g,calculate the mass of Fe2O3 formed and ...
August 22, 2013
A toboggan slides down a hill and has a constant velocity. The angle of the hill is 6.50° with respect to the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the surface of the hill and the toboggan?
June 30, 2013
tilissa was on the middle rung of a ladder.she went up 3 rungs,thendown 5 rungs and then up 7 rungs where she rested.later she climbed up the remaining 7 rungs on the ladder.how many rungs did the ladder have?
January 27, 2013