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Two telescopes A and B spot a star. Telescope A reports the position of the star to be in the East 60 degrees above the horizontal line joining A and B. Telescope B, which is 500 km West of telescope A spots the star at 30 degrees above the horizontal line joining A and B. ...
September 18, 2014
Which statement best expresses a central theme of the story teller? A. People with no children to care for are usually better at handling children. B. It is important to instruct children about right and wrong at all times. C. The best way for adults to deal with children is ...
September 10, 2014
The coefficient of rolling friction between the floor and the hardened steel balls of an anesthesia trolley (anesthesia machine with ventilator and monitor) is 0.0015. If a hospital crew needs 77 N to push the trolley at an angle of 30 degrees below the horizontal with ...
September 10, 2014
A merchant blends tea that sells for $4.40 a pound with tea that sells for $2.30 a pound to produce 120 lb of a mixture that sells for $3.00 a pound. How many pounds of each type of tea does the merchant use in the blend?
September 7, 2014
A college student earned $8900 during summer vacation working as a waiter in a popular restaurant. The student invested part of the money at 10% and the rest at 9%. If the student received a total of $831 in interest at the end of the year, how much was invested at 10%?
September 1, 2014
A mass m=5.2 kg is attached to the end of a spring with a spring constant of k=15.6 N/m. The mass moves through a viscous damping medium with a damping constant b=1.8 kg/s giving a velocity dependent damping force Fdamp= -bv. The motion occurs in zero gravity so set the force ...
July 23, 2014
M&Ms The candy company claims that 10% of the M&Ms it produces are green. Suppose the candies are packed at random into small bags containing about 25 M&Ms per bag. A class of elementary students learning about percentages opens several bags, counts the ...
July 13, 2014
A new cruise ship line has just launched 3 new ships: the Pacific, the Caribbean, and the Mediterranean. The Caribbean has 32 more rooms then the Pacific. The Mediterranean has 38 fewer rooms than FOUR times the number of rooms on the Pacific. Find the number of rooms for each...
May 20, 2014
The value of an uncirculated mint state-65 1950 jefferson nickle minted in denver is 4/3 the value a 1945 nickle minted in philadelphia is similar condition. together the total value of the two coins is $21.00
May 20, 2014
Consider the motion of a particle of mass m falling vertically under the earths gravitational field, and suppose the downward motion is opposed by a frictional force p(v) dependent on the velocity v(t) of the particle. Then the velocity satisfies the equation mv0(t) = ...
May 18, 2014
Solve. (If there is no solution, enter NO SOLUTION.) y= x^2-x-4 y=x+4 (x, y) = ( , ) (smaller x-value) (x, y) = ( , ) (larger x-value) x^2 + y^2 =10 x+y=4 (x,y)= ( , ) smaller value (x,y)= ( , ) larger value
April 22, 2014
Target Company issues bonds with a par value of $900,000 on their stated issue date. The bonds mature in 10 years and pay 10% annual interest in semiannual payments. On the issue date, the annual market rate for the bonds is 12%. What is the selling price of the bond
April 15, 2014
math - 6th grade
4x+2=3x+9 Move 3x to the other side so it will become -3x ( 4x-3x) same with the constant number ( 9-2) . Just combine the constant and the number that has coefficient. Solution: 4x+2= 3x+9 4x-3x=9-2 X=7
April 3, 2014
Eva is in a closed, dark room. She uses her arm muscles to turn on a lamp. When she moves her hand closer to the lamp, the light heats her hand. The light bounces off the pages of a book and into her eyes. If this room is a closed system, what happens to the total amount of ...
March 29, 2014
A 2 kg brick falls at 5.1 m/s from a height of 6 m above a spring that has a spring constant of 47 N/m. The brick strikes and compresses the spring until it stops moving. Ignore friction effects. How much is the spring compressed by the brick? Assume that there is no Eg after ...
March 14, 2014
A 2 kg block has an initial velocity of 16 m/s at the bottom of the ramp (see diagram below). The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the ramp is 0.1. The spring has length 3 m and has a spring constant of 100 N/m. What maximum compression will the spring ...
March 9, 2014
Which of the following is correctly matched with its tissue system? cortex/dermal tissue system cuticle/vascular tissue system phloem/dermal tissue system stele/vascular tissue system>>>> my choosen answer
February 28, 2014
17.Given that 32 = 9, 26 = 64, 17 = 1 and 44 = 256. What is the value of 105? A)50 B)100 000 C)5000 D)5 plz explain how you get this answer i am studying the sample questions for the math olympics tommorow so i need to know what they will be like.
February 26, 2014
A 14g bullet is traveling at 306m/s when it strikes a block of wood. If the block of wood exerts a force of 50,000 N opposing the motion of the bullet, how far will the bullet penetrate the block of wood?
February 20, 2014
A 254kg box is pulled at a constant speed by the little engine. The box moves a distance of 3.0 m across the horizontal surface. (μ=.20) How much energy is transferred by the engine? (How much WORK is done?) what is the answer in joules?
February 13, 2014
The above spring has a spring constant of 29 N/m. The μ between the box and the surface is 0.3. The box has a mass of 1 kg. What is the maximum distance that the spring can be stretched from equilibrium before the box begins to slide back?
February 12, 2014
S2 + C ----> CS2 How many grams of CS2 can be prepared by heating 11.0 moles of S2 with excess carbon in 5.20 L reaction vessel held at 900 kelvin until equilibrium is attained? Kc= 9.40
February 10, 2014
Answer the following questions about the characteristics of the elements in Group 2 (the alkaline earths). How do they react with iodine? How do they react with water? How do they react with oxygen? Which reacts the most vigorously? Which element in the group is the most ...
February 5, 2014
What I mean by a "running number" is that the average is always changing. If I turn in 10 homework assignments and the grades are as follows: 58, 87, 99, 90, 92, 95, 89, 90, 95, 91 then my average is 88.6. If I turn in 10 more assignments my average changes, we don...
January 26, 2014
Please explain the solution to this problem. Individuals filing federal income tax returns prior to March 31 received an average refund of $1056. Consider the population of "last-minute" filers who mail their tax return during the last five days of the income tax ...
January 18, 2014
Geometry Proofs (w/Pic)
If PQRS is a rectangle and M is the midpoint of RS, prove PM is congruent to QM. P----------------Q |\ /| | \ / | | \ / | | \ / | | \ / | R--------M-------S *be as explanatory as possible
January 18, 2014
social studies(CHECK ANSWERS PLEASE)
1, and 2 are correct. 4 is incorrect. 3 (Farmers in the north face which problem that those in the southern region do not) D Develop new ways to fertilize depleted soil. I'm not sure if 5 is correct I didn't have that question.
January 17, 2014
1. With respect to global connections, association with _______ offers the brightest immediate future for many African countries. A. India B. the European Union. C. China D. the United States. 2. Slum areas called shantytowns occur in _________ major African cities, housing ...
January 2, 2014
Select the letter of the pair of words that expresses a relationship expressed by the following pair 1.Stethoscope:doctor a.manager: trainee b.best-seller: publisher c.tool:shovel d.microphone:broadcaster 2.cubism:art a.dictatorship:government b.suit:vest c.bravery:fear d....
December 6, 2013