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Total # Posts: 434

**space**

what kind of galaxy is the milky way?
*May 20, 2008*

**MATH (SURDS)**

we have been asked to prove that it is possible to determine the value of a surd using either similar figures or Pythagoreans theorem. we have been shown how to construct the surd using a compass and ruler. but we now have to prove that our method is correct. we know that (...
*April 23, 2008*

**trig**

A geologist stands on the shore of a lake in Ontario with a theodolite and finds that the angle of inclination to the top of a distant rock pillar is 28.5 degrees. He then walks 10 m along the shore at a 90 degree angle to his measurment, and finds that the angle to the same ...
*April 16, 2008*

**English - Critique Essay Please**

Thanks for the ideas, yoink!
*March 26, 2008*

**algebra**

ii.The top of Mt McKinley (20,430 feet above sea level) My Answer: w = 99.96 pounds 2. The equation D=1.2(sqrt)h which should read D equals 1.2 square root of h gives the distance, D, in miles that a person can see to the horizon from a height, h, in feet. a. Solve this ...
*March 1, 2008*

**algebra**

ii. The top of Mt McKinley (20,430 feet above sea level) My Answer: w = 99.96 pounds 2. The equation D=1.2(sqrt)h which should read D equals 1.2 square root of h gives the distance, D, in miles that a person can see to the horizon from a height, h, in feet. a. Solve this ...
*March 1, 2008*

**algebra**

You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1.Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on earth also varies ...
*March 1, 2008*

**math-patterns**

what is the next number in the pattern 6,38,932,1087,12437
*February 14, 2008*

**Math**

6x-10>2x+6 4x-10>6 4x>16 x>4
*February 14, 2008*

**Math**

If the sum of the ages were unique, then the mathematician would have been able to solve it after the second piece of information...
*September 21, 2007*

**physics**

A uniform electric field of 500. V/m is directed in the negative x direction. A +15ìC charge moves from the origin to the point (x,y) = (20.0 cm, 50.0 cm). (a) what was the change in the potential energy of this charge? (b) Through what potential difference did the ...
*September 8, 2007*

**genetics**

Can anyone help me with Genetics? I have some problems and answers and need them explained to me. Here are some of the questions and answers: 1. Assume that a dihybrid cross is made in which the genes' loci are autosomal, independantly assorting, and incompletely dominant...
*September 8, 2007*

**math**

thanks Iblis
*September 8, 2007*

**math**

lim as x approaches 0 of (3 sin 4x) / sin 3x
*September 8, 2007*

**Algebra**

search: "graphing" on google
*September 8, 2007*

**math**

the words are in alphabetical order eight, five, four, ....
*September 7, 2007*

**Math- Best Buy**

In comparing prices of canned peaches, Darren finds that a 10-oz can costs 98 cents, a 16-oz can costs $1.49, and a 24-oz can costs $2.35. Which is the best buy? My Guess: 10-oz*2.4=24-oz 2.4*$.98=$2.35 16-oz*1.5=24-oz 1.5*$1.49=$2.24 24-oz=$2.35 Best Buy- 16-oz for $1.49In ...
*July 2, 2007*

**World History**

Hi, I am preparing a presentation on Argentina- 20th century history which covers the country economically, socially and politically. Are there any websites that may help me with the social history of Argentina during the 20th century? Thanks http://www.google.com/search?q=...
*May 20, 2007*

**Growing salt crystals**

Epsom salts, rock salt as seeds, and iododized salt and alum
*April 24, 2007*

**Math-related rates**

A lamp post is 6m tall. Frank is 1.6 m and walks toward the post at .5m/s. How fast is the tip of his shadow moving when he is 8 m from the pole? http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20070405145054AANaa0r
*April 16, 2007*

**science**

substances that are gases at room temperature The list of gases is too long to present here. Among the pure elements, the only ones are H2, He, F2, Cl2, Ne, Ar, Kr, Xe and Rn We can add O2 and N2 to the list of elements that are gases at room T. Yes, my mistake. Thanks, Bob
*March 16, 2007*

**Physics help**

In Millikan's experiment, an oil drop of radius 1.516 µm and density 0.860 g/cm3 is suspended in chamber C (Figure 22-14) when a downward-pointing electric field of 1.92 105 N/C is applied. Find the charge on the drop, in terms of e. (Include the sign.) Calulate the ...
*February 15, 2007*

**Physics help----------thanks**

A charged cloud system produces an electric field in the air near the Earth's surface. A particle of charge -2.2 10-9 C is acted on by a downward electrostatic force of 3.0 10-6 N when placed in this field. (c) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force Fg on the ...
*February 15, 2007*

**Economics**

Hypothetical Economy: -Money Supply= $200 billion -Quantity of money demanded for transactions=$150 Billion -Quantity of money demanded as an asset=$10 billion at 12% interest -increaseing by $10 billion for each 2 percentage point fall in the interest rate. A. What is the ...
*January 29, 2007*

**math plz help!!!!!!**

What do angles, acute angles, and complementary angles have in common??? they are all angles duh! my teacher said that that's too obvious Please check your book for the similarities. This site also has several explanations about the similarities. (Broken Link Removed)
*January 18, 2007*

**Statistics**

Fortune magazine publishes an annual issue containing info on Fortune 500 companies. The following data show the six states with the largest number of Fortune 500 companies as well as the number of companies headquartered in those states. State # of Companies New York 56 ...
*January 18, 2007*

**english**

what is the role of rhetoric in influencing people's attitudes and beleifs? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Let me quote from the volunteer that answered one of your questions already. She wrote this answer for someone else on October 3rd. * RHETORIC - ...
*December 19, 2006*

**Physical Education**

I just want to know what different branched there are in taking a major in physical education. I know you can go into teaching, athletic training, but I want to know if there are any other areas. Physical tharapy, Sports Medicine, Phisiology of astronauts
*December 2, 2006*

**Finance**

What is the annual rate of return on an investment in a common stock that cost $40.50 if the current dividend is $1.50 and the growth in the value of the shares and the divedend is 8%. 1.50% (1.04)/40.50 = 3.85% is the dividend yield averaged over one year, relative to the ...
*November 15, 2006*

**Ethics help needed**

It's not this generation that got us into this problem. Is it??? Children are taught from their elders. People need to blame only their selves.
*October 24, 2006*

**Chem.**

Convert 512 ft to km. Anyone know how to do this, please? There are 3281 feet/km. In order to get it in km, you have to divide... 512/3281 = Thank you! yo this is fo reak dawg 512ft(1km/3218ft) ft cancel eachother out n u are left with km .15605km something like that...check ...
*October 22, 2006*

**homework**

The way Cowley uses the phrase "my own country" is an example of
*July 3, 2006*

**facial hair**

hi i know this isnt a homework question but i dont know where else to turn, and ive gotten help here before anyway the facial hair on the right side of my face grows a little faster than on my left side. is this normal? Yes, it is normal, and common.
*August 24, 2005*

**Statistics**

1) A null Hypothesis assumes that a process is producing no more than a maxium allowable rate of defective items. The Type II error is to conclude that the process? 2) If 95% confidence limits for the mean Mu turn out to be (6.5,8.5)
*June 13, 2005*