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August 27, 2015
Total # Posts: 3,042

**Physics(Please check thanks)**

Two vectors have magnitudes 4m and 3m. Which choice is not a possible magnitude for their resultant? 3m, 1m, 7m, 12m I chose 12m. Is this correct?
*May 16, 2012*

**Physics(Please respond)**

why is sin negative?
*May 16, 2012*

**Physics(Please respond)**

Vector A has a magnitude 2.4m and direction 130 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 3.0m and direction 250 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. 1) The resultant R=A+B has magnitude(in m) ? I know the R =2.75m but I am not sure how to get this. I...
*May 16, 2012*

**math**

ok thank you!
*May 12, 2012*

**math**

4 and 505/1000. but how does that help with this?
*May 12, 2012*

**math**

calculate 10^1.27 how do i do this?
*May 12, 2012*

**Math**

One bag contains 5 red marbles, 4 blue marbles, and 3 yellow marbles, and a second bag contains 4 red marbles, 6 blue marbles, and 5 yellow marbles. If Lydia randomly draws one marble from each bag, what is the probability that they are both not yellow?
*May 9, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A patient with untreated diabetes may have a blood concentration of acetone of 20mg/100mL. Determine the molar mass of acetone and use this number to convert this concentration to mol/L. Okay, so I was able to determine the molar mass of acetone (= 58.09g/mol) however, i'm...
*May 3, 2012*

**physics**

is increasing the current a valid method to increase the induced voltage when a magnet moves into a solenoid?
*May 1, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

0.0885 - x = 4.2e-7 Then I added 0.0885 to the right side and got 8.85e-2. Would this be the concentration or do I need to do another step?
*April 29, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

Calculate the concentration of HCO3- in an aqueous solution of 0.0885 M carbonic acid, H2CO3 (aq). I was going to set this up as 0.0885 -x = ? Am I suppose to use the Ka value for carbonic acid?
*April 29, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond)**

I multiplied 0.119 by 1.58e-10 and then took the square root, is that correct?
*April 29, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond)**

I did 1.0e-14 / 6.3e-5 = 1.58e-10 Then would I do (1.58e-10)(0.119)?
*April 29, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond)**

A 23.9 mL sample of 0.283 M trimethylamine, (CH3)3N, is titrated with 0.207 M hydrochloric acid. At the equivalence point, the pH is? I started off by doing 0.283 X 2.39e-2 = 6.76e-3 Then I did 6.76e-3 / 0.207 = 3.36e-2 2.39e-2 + 3.36e-2 = 5.65e-2 6.76e-3/5.65e-2 = 0.119 I do ...
*April 29, 2012*

**surface area and volume**

number 2 is wrong its b. 707 yd^2.
*April 29, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

What is the molar solubility of barium phosphate in a 0.282M barium acetate solution? If I set up and ice table I would have 0.282M - X = ? Would I use the molar mass of barium acetate to complete the equation to find X? Ba3(PO4)2 ==> 3Ba^2+ + 2PO4^3- Ba(C2H3O2)2 ==> Ba^...
*April 28, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

delta Go = -431.16kJ/mol - (298k X 0.12529 kJ/K*mol) I am having trouble converting the units for delta H and delta s to match. I multiplied delta H by 1000 to get kJ but this didnt give me the correct answer. Chemistry(Please help) - Dev, Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 6:56pm ...
*April 28, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

What is the molar solubility of barium phosphate in a 0.282M barium acetate solution? If I set up and ice table I would have 0.282M - X = ? Would I use the molar mass of barium acetate to complete the equation to find X?
*April 26, 2012*

**math**

HELP PLEASE! I don't understand how to do the problem! Please help thanks(: The problem is: your bike tire has a radius of 14 inches. If your tire makes 100 revolutions, how many feet does your bike travel? THANKS! :D
*April 25, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

I did -431.16kJ/mol X 1000 = -431160 Then -431160 - (298 X 0.12529 kJ/K*mol) = -431197.33 for delta G but this answer was said to be incorrect, I do not know why??
*April 25, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

delta Go = -431.16kJ/mol - (298k X 0.12529 kJ/K*mol) I am having trouble converting the units for delta H and delta s to match. I multiplied delta H by 1000 to get kJ but this didnt give me the correct answer.
*April 25, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

Now I do delta G = -RT lnK So 17200 = -8.314(500) lnk 17200 = -4157 ln k This is where I am not sure what to do next do I add 4157 to the left side and then take the ln?
*April 24, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

1) Nitrosyl chloride (NOCl) decomposes at high temperature. The equation is 2 NOCl (g) -> 2 NO (g) + Cl2 (g) at 227oC Using delta Ho = 81.2 kJ and delta So = 128 J/K, calculate the value of the equilibrium constant for this reaction. I do not know how to start this problem...
*April 24, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

So for delta G= delta H - T delta S it would be delta G= 81200 J/K - 500K(128J/k) This would equal 17200. Did I do this correctly so far before I move on?
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

1) Nitrosyl chloride (NOCl) decomposes at high temperature. The equation is 2 NOCl (g) -> 2 NO (g) + Cl2 (g) at 227oC Using delta Ho = 81.2 kJ and delta So = 128 J/K, calculate the value of the equilibrium constant for this reaction. I do not know how to start this problem ...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry**

I need to calculate the value of Kp at 25 degrees celsius using the delta Go value. Delta Go = -29.10kJ I know that Delta Go = -RT lnK and that R=8.314e-3kJ/K mol -delta Go / RT I did -29.10 / 8.314e-3 X 298K and -11.74 but this was wrong. I am stuck. What did I do wrong?
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answers)**

1) The standard molar entropy value of N2 (g) is 191.5 J/K-mol, of O2 (g) is 205.0 J/K-mol and of NO2 (g) is 240.0 J/K-mol. From these values we can calculate the Delta So for the reaction N2 (g) + 2 O2 (g)-> 2 NO2 (g) to be? I did products - reactants (240 X 2) - [191.5...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answers)**

For question 2 my actually chose that delta H is negative and delta s is positive I just typed the wrong answer in. Is this correct?
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answers)**

1) For a reaction delta Go is more negative than delta Ho. What does this mean? a. delta So is zero. b. delta So is negative c. delta So is positive d. delta So is negative if delta Ho is positive. e. delta So is negative if delta Ho is negative. I think that delta S is ...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Thank you.
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Ok thank you the way you have it is exactly the way that it was stated on my homework. The only problem is that I realized that I had the typed the wrong number. It was suppose to be the same equation but with 2.49e-1 instead 3.20e-1. I understand everything except how did you...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry**

.50 - x / x = 3.20e-1 I need to solve for x. I was going to do .50 X 3.20e-1 and then take the square root but this is not correct. I am not sure what to do. Thank you for your help. Math(Please help) - Reiny, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:18pm You probably meant (.50 - x)/x...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

Thank you!
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

I think that 2NH3(g) -> N2(g) + 3H2(g) is actually the other answer that is increasing because the number of moles increases from 2 to 4. So I chose answers 1 and 3. Is this correct?
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

Which of the following four processes are accompanied by an increase in entropy? 1. I2 (s) -> I2 (g) 2. 2 I (g) -> I2 (g) 3. 2 NH3 (g) -> N2 (g) + 3 H2 (g) 4. Pb2+ (aq) + 2 OH – (aq) -> Pb(OH)2 (s) Answers: a. 1 & 2 b. 1 & 3 c. 3 & 4 d. 2 & 4 e. only 3 I am ...
*April 23, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

Now that I looked over this question again I agree with that too. Thank you!
*April 22, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

Delta G^o for a reaction can be calculated from? 1. delta G^o f data 2. Delta H^o f and delta S data 3. equilibrium constants I chose that delta G can be calculated from H and S values. Would you agree?
*April 22, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

1) Free energies of formation are a. always positive b. always negative c. never zero d. measured at 298K e. more than one response above is correct I think that free energies can be negative or postive so the answer cannot be e. I chose answer d, they are measured at 298K. ...
*April 22, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check, thanks)**

ok, the next question is which choice would have the next highest standard molar entropy. This would be liquid but since there are two liquids do I compare the molar masses?
*April 22, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check, thanks)**

I sorry I meant that CCl4(g) would be the highest since its a gas.
*April 22, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check, thanks)**

Which choice below has the highest standard molar entropy? SiCl4(s), CCl4(g), CCl4(l), Si(Cl4(l) I know that the gas state has the largest entropy so SiCl4(s) would have the highest. Is my answer correct? Thank you!!
*April 22, 2012*

**physics concept**

Nevermind i was right
*April 22, 2012*

**physics concept**

An astronaut who is floating freely through space is seated upon a unicycle. He begins to pedal the unicycle “forward.” As he does so,what would the astronauts' motion be in space? Would he rotate in the opposite direction of the spinning wheel?
*April 22, 2012*

**Economics(Please respond)**

Given the increase in government expenditures and the marginal propensity to consume, how would yoou find the change in equilibrium GDP? I did the expenditures X the marginal propensity but this is wrong.
*April 21, 2012*

**language arts**

i need help depicting a poem using literary terms. The poem is Dear Sister and goes: Do not believe what all you read in the papers, Leona, about the strikers being reds. It is true, the Communist Party of New York sent down a truckload of potatoes. You will find them rotted ...
*April 20, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

.50 - x / x = 3.20e-1 I need to solve for x. I was going to do .50 X 3.20e-1 and then take the square root but this is not correct. I am not sure what to do. Thank you for your help. Math(Please help) - Reiny, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:18pm You probably meant (.50 - x)/x = ...
*April 19, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond)**

Step 1:H2O2 + I^-^ = H2O + OI^-^ step 2: H2O2 + OI^-^ = H2O + O2 + I^-^ What is the equation for the overall reaction? I am not sure how to do this since there are two equations. Complete the rate law for the overall reaction. I know how to do this one but I am not sure of ...
*April 19, 2012*

**Math(Please respond)**

.50 - x / x = 3.20e-1 I need to solve for x. I was going to do .50 X 3.20e-1 and then take the square root but this is not correct. I am not sure what to do. Thank you for your help. Math(Please help) - Reiny, Tuesday, April 17, 2012 at 3:18pm You probably meant (.50 - x)/x...
*April 18, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Please disregard question.
*April 18, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A 21.2mL sample of 0.307M ammonia, NH3 is titrated with 0.259 M hydrobromic acid. What is the pH before the addition of any hydrobromic acid? I am not sure how to start this. I know I could completeit if I knew where to start. Would I set up a moles table?
*April 18, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond)**

Calculate the pH of an aqueous solution of 0.15 M potassium carbonate. I know that pH = -log(H30+) but I am not sure how to start this problem. Chemistry(Please help) - DrBob222, Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 11:09pm Hydrolyze the CO3^2-. CO3^- + HOH ==> HCO3^- + OH^- Do an ...
*April 18, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond, thank you)**

Step 1:H2O2 + I^-^ = H2O + OI^-^ step 2: H2O2 + OI^-^ = H2O + O2 + I^-^ What is the equation for the overall reaction? I am not sure how to do this since there are two equations. Which species acts as a catalyst? I know that I^-^ is the catalsyt. Which species acts as a ...
*April 18, 2012*

**Math(Please help)**

.50 - x / x = 3.20e-1 I need to solve for x. I was going to do .50 X 3.20e-1 and then take the square root but this is not correct. I am not sure what to do. Thank you for your help.
*April 17, 2012*

**Chemistry(Thank you for your help)**

Step 1:H2O2 + I^-^ = H2O + OI^-^ step 2: H2O2 + OI^-^ = H2O + O2 + I^-^ What is the equation for the overall reaction? I am not sure how to do this since there are two equations. Which species acts as a catalyst? I know that I^-^ is the catalsyt. Which species acts as a ...
*April 17, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

How do I set up an ice table when I only have .15M?
*April 17, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

Calculate the pH of an aqueous solution of 0.15 M potassium carbonate. I know that pH = -log(H30+) but I am not sure how to start this problem. Chemistry(Please help) - DrBob222, Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 11:09pm Hydrolyze the CO3^2-. CO3^- + HOH ==> HCO3^- + OH^- Do an ...
*April 17, 2012*

**History, World**

How many innocent South Vietnamese citizens were killed during the Vietnam war?
*April 16, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

Calculate the concentration of HC6H6O6- in an aqueous solution of 0.0851 M ascorbic acid, H2C6H6O6 (aq). I do not know how to start this
*April 15, 2012*

**physics**

Calculate the power of a device that requires 1.98 mA at 25.5 V. I know how to do the problem. i am just confused on how to convert megaAmps(which is mA right?) to amps. i think there are 1million amps in one mega amp? is that correct or is it the other way. so would you do 1....
*April 15, 2012*

**Chemistry **

What is the percent by weight of a solution prepared by dissolving 25 g of NaCl in 150 g of water? What is the volume of water in a 1 L bottle of 37% rubbing alcohol by volume?
*April 15, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A buffer solution is prepared by adding 14.37g of NaC2H3O2 and 16.00g of acetic acid to enough water to make 500mL of solution. What is the initial concentration of C2H3O2 in the solution? Ka(HC2H3O2)=1.8e-5 HC2H3O2 = H3O+ + c2h3O2 the molar mass of NaC2H3O3 = 82.04 I know ...
*April 14, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

so for kb I do 1e-14/.15?
*April 14, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

Calculate the pH of an aqueous solution of 0.15 M potassium carbonate. I know that pH = -log(H30+) but I am not sure how to start this problem.
*April 14, 2012*

**biology**

is insomnia the same thing as sleep deprivation. im pretty sure they are different but i just wanted to check. also what in the brain causes insomnia. What parts of the brain create it adn what are the functions?
*April 14, 2012*

**math**

How many 2 quart pitchers could you fill with 512 fluid ounces of juice?????
*April 12, 2012*

**Chemistry**

If you add 0.35grams NaF to 150mL of a 0.30M HF, what is the pH of the resulting solution? To start off would I use the value of 1.4e-11 for F^-^ and 7.2e-4 for HF? Chemistry(Please help) - DrBob222, Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at 12:04am This is a buffer problem. pH = pKa + log(...
*April 10, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

So it would be 27x^4, so I divide 5.0e-33 by 27 to get 1.8e-34 and then raise this to the 1/4 power which I got 4e-9.
*April 10, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

What is molar solubility of Al(OH)3 at 25 degrees C given the solubility product Ksp = 5.0e-33? I set this up as Al^3+ + 3OH^- Ksp=[Al^3+][OH^-]^3 5.0e-33 = (x)(3x)^3 Before I go any further did I do this correctly?
*April 10, 2012*

**Chemistry**

You have 250mL of a 0.56M solution of sodium acetate. How many mL of 0.50M acetic acid should be added to make a buffer of pH 4.40? I think this is a buffer system so I would use pH=pka + log base/acid so would I set this up as 4.40 = 4.74 + log base/ 1.8e-5 from acetic acid?
*April 10, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

So it would be pH=4.74 + log base/acid and I use 7.2e-4 for HF but after I convert g NaF in 150mL to M is this what I use for the base?
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

If you add 0.35grams NaF to 150mL of a 0.30M HF, what is the pH of the resulting solution? To start off would I use the value of 1.4e-11 for F^-^ and 7.2e-4 for HF?
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

. Ksp for Fe(IO3)3 is 10-14. Two solutions, one being iron(III) nitrate and the other being sodium iodate, were mixed. At the instant of mixing, [Fe3+] = 10-4M and [IO3-] = 10-5M. What happens? My answer is that a precipitate forms because Qsp > Ksp. Would you agree? ...
*April 9, 2012*

**Math**

For an experiment on the titration of a supernatant liquid I need to calculate the number of moles of S2O3^2-^ ion required using the volume of SrIO3 solution(supernatant liquid) from the two trials that were conducted. For both trials the volume of SrIO3 was 9.5mL. So first I...
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A saturated solution of a certain metal(II) chloride has a chloride ion concentration of 0.032M. The Ksp for this compound can be determined to be is? This is similar to another question I posted that gave the Ksp and I had to find the pH. I am not sure how to start this ...
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

For the second way, where did the 2.29e-5 come from?
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

For an acetic acid-sodium acetate buffer to have a pH of 4.64, what molar ratio of CH3COOH to Na+ CH3COO– is needed? I know that the Ka value for acetic acid is 1.8e-5 and that I have to divide this value by the value of sodium acetate but I do not understand how you get ...
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answers)**

1)What is the pH of a saturated solution of lead(II) hydroxide? The Ksp= 4.0e-15 Pb(OH)2 4.0e-15 = (x)(2x)^2 = 4x^3 I divided by 4 and took the cube root and got 1.12e-5 but I am not sure I took the cube root correctly. -log(1.12e-5)= 4.95 14-4.95 = 9.05 The answer choices ...
*April 9, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

. Ksp for Fe(IO3)3 is 10-14. Two solutions, one being iron(III) nitrate and the other being sodium iodate, were mixed. At the instant of mixing, [Fe3+] = 10-4M and [IO3-] = 10-5M. What happens? My answer is that a precipitate forms because Qsp > Ksp. Would you agree?
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

. The insoluble salts AV, B2W, C2X3, DY2, and EZ3, which were formed from the metal ions A+, B+, C3+, D2+, and E3+ and the nonmetal ions V1– , W2–, X2–, Y1–, and Z1–, all have the same Ksp value. The salt with the highest molar solubility is AV B2W ...
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

Which of the following mixtures will be a buffer when dissolved in 1 liter of water? 0.10 mol Ba(OH)2 and 0.20 mol HCl 0.30 mol KCl and 0.30 mol HCl 0.40 mol NH3 and 0.40 mol HCl 0.20 mol HNO2 and 0.10 mol NaOH 0.20 mol HBr and 0.10 mol KOH My answer is that HNO2 and NaOH will...
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answer)**

The solubility product expression for mercury(I) iodide, Hg2I2 is Ksp = ? My answer is [Hg2^2+^][2I^-^]^2^ Would you agree?
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

What is the pH of a 5.06E-2 M aqueous solution of sodium acetate? I know that I would set this up the same way I did for the previous question that I posted. I am just confused on how to find the Ka. I know it is kw/kb but for what compound is what I do not know. Chemistry(...
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

The solubility product expression for mercury(I) iodide, Hg2I2 is Ksp = ? My answer is [Hg2^2+^][2I^-^]^2^ Would you agree?
*April 8, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answer)**

most to least soluble. AgCl is more soluble than Ag2CO3 which is more soluble than Ag3PO4.
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please check answer)**

The Ksp values for three salts are given: AgCl = 1.0e-10 Ag2CO3 = 6.3e-10 Ag3PO4 = 2.0e-21 Determine the order of solubility for these three salts. My answer is AgCl > Ag2CO3 > Ag3PO4. Would you agree? Thank you.
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

I set this up as 5.55e-10 = x^2/0.0506-x After converting to pH I got 5.27 but it said that this was incorrect so maybe I do need to use a quadratic, but I am not sure how to go about this.
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

So for Kb I did kw/ka = 1.0e-14/1.8e-5 = 5.55e-10 . Now I would multiply this by 5.06e-6 and take the square root and then covert to pH by taking the -log. Is this correct?
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

so for Kb
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

ok thank you!
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

What is the pH of a 5.06E-2 M aqueous solution of sodium acetate? I know that I would set this up the same way I did for the previous question that I posted. I am just confused on how to find the Ka. I know it is kw/kb but for what compound is what I do not know.
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

oh ok I get it, thank you!!
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

For the Ka of NH4^+^ I did 1.0e-14/1.83-5 = 5.55e-10. What do I do with this value? So for (NH3)(H3O) / NH4 it would be x^2/0.144-x
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

so the values for both NH3 and H3O are 0?
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please help)**

What is the pH of 0.144M aqueous solution of ammonium nitrate? I am not sure what to do. Would I do 10^-0.144^ = 0.71?
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond, thank you)**

oh ok I see, thank you.
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry(Please respond, thank you)**

The ionization constant of HA is 4.0e-4. Using the ice table what is the equilibrium concentration of HA in terms of its initial concentration and x? HA(aq) + H2O(l) = H3O^+^(aq) + A^-^(aq) I 0.040M OM OM C -X +x +x E ? x x I thought that to find the concentration you need to ...
*April 7, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Calculate the [H+] in a solution containing 1.00 M hydroflouris acid (Ka=7.2 x 10^-4) and .50 M sodium fluoride
*April 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

.050 mole of weak acid (HA) is dissolved in enough water to make 1.0 L of solution. The pH of this solution is 3.50. What is the value of Ka for this weak acid?
*April 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

SO I have to figure out what k1 is?
*April 3, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Find the pH of 1.0M Na2SO3(aq) solution at 25 degrees Celsius. I am not sure how to start this problem. I started off by doing 1.0M = x/1000 to get x=0.001 but I do not know if this is how to start.
*April 3, 2012*