# Posts by henry

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Math
(x-2)/x > 1/2. 2x-4 > x, X > 4. Let x = 5. (5-2)/5 = 3/5.

math
A diagram of the problem: 1. Draw a rectangle with the longest sides hor. 2. Draw a hor. line through the ver. sides to form two rectangles. 3. Label the ver. sides of the lower rectangle h1(15m) and the ver. sides of the top rectangle h2. 4. Draw a diagonal from the upper ...

math
Tan 17 = h1/d. Tan 17 = 15/d, d = 49.1 m. = Distance between the buildings. Tan32 = h2/d. Tan32 = h2/49.1, h2 = 30.7 m. = ht. from window of 1st bldg. to top of 2nd bldg. h = h1+h2 = 15 + 30.7 = 45.7 m. = ht. of 2nd bldg.

Math
Yes! -9(x-63) = x + (-49) = x-49.

PHYSICS
A window washer pulls herself upward using the bucket-pulley apparatus.. Part A) How hard must she pull downward to raise herself slowly at constant speed? The mass of the person plus the bucket is 80 kg . Part B) If she increases this force by 16 %, what will her acceleration...

physics
The cable supporting a 2150-kg elevator has a maximum strength of 2.2×104 N . What maximum upward acceleration can it give the elevator without breaking?

Physics
1. V^2 = Vo^2 + 2a*d. (3*10^6)^2 = 0 + 2a*0.15, a = ?. 2. F = M*a, a = F/M = 4.9/0.5 =

maths
(75+82+90+X)/4 = 85. X = ?.

physics
See previous post.

physics
V = pi*r^2*(h2-h1). V = 3.14*6^2*(135-120) = 1696 cm^3.

Algebra
1. (3,2), (1,-4) m = (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) = (-4-2)/(1-3) = -6/-2 = 3. 2. (-2,4), (-4,6). m = (6-4)/(-4-(-2)) = 2/-2 = -1. 3. (7,4), (-5,-2). m = (-2-4)/(-5-7) = -6/-12 = 1/2. Y = mx + b 4 = (1/2)7 + b, b = 1/2. Y = (1/2)x + 1/2. 4. (1,4), (2,-8). m = (-8-4)/(2-1) = -12, Y = mx + b...

Math
3pizzas/4bro. = 3/4 Pizza/bro.

Physics
V1 = a1*t1 = 1.76 * 20 = 35.2 m/s. d1 = 0.5a1*t1^2 = 0.88*20^2 = V2 = V1 + a*t = 35.2 - 5.93*5 = 5.55 m/s. The 5-second deceleration is not enough to bring the car to a full stop. d2 = V1*t + 0.5a*t^2. d2 = 35.2*5 - 0.5*5.93*5^2 = d = d1+d2 =

algebra
14x -3 y to the negative 4 / 2x5 y to the negative 2 how do you do this

math
1. I = Po*r*t = 1200*(0.105/12)*3. 2. P = Po + Po*r*t. P = 1200 + 1200*0.0775*2 = 3. 100%-20% = 80% financed. Po = 0.80 * 69,500 =

Math
4. 30/80 = 6/16. Not 6/18.

Math
1. 4/20 = 1/5. Not 1/6.

math
a. 1957 total CDs. X pop CDs. x-256 hip-hop CDs. (x-256)/3 country CDs. x + (x-256) + (x-256)/3 = 1957. Multiply both sides by 3 and solve for x. c. Country CDs/3.

Physics
V2 = V1 + a*t. 60 = 0 + a*4, a = 15 m/s^2. d = V1*t + 0.5a*t^2. V1 = 0, t = 4 s., a = 15 m/s^2, d = ?.

physics
Mb*V1 + Ma*V2 = Mb*V3 + Ma*V4. 5*3 - 10*3 = 5*V3 + 10*2, -15 = 5V3 + 20, V3 = -7 m/s = 7 m/s to the left.

Science
Incomplete.

Science
A. d = Vo*t + 0.5a*t^2. d = 0 + 1*30^2 = B. V = a*t.

physics
Tan A = (-3.50)/116.5 = -0.030043, A = -1.72o = 1.72o S. of E. Tan1.72 = d/153, d = 4.59 m.

Physics
Range = Vo^2*sin(2A)/g. 2.4 = 7^2*sin(2A)/9.8. A = 14.7o. = Minimum launching angle. Max. range occurs at 45o: Range = 7^2*sin(2*45)/9.8 = 5 m., max. Range of launch angles = 14.7 t0 45o.

algebra
t = 4/8 * 32h =

physics
2. Continued. d = V*t, V = 3*10^5 km/s, t = ?.

physics
1. 10^56/10^35 = 2. d = 3.3AU * 1.499*10^8km/AU =

Pre Cal
A ) B + C = 180. A + 62 + 48 = 180, A = 70o. sinB/b = sinA/a. b = ?.

biology
1)Can you suggest reasons why a phylogeny based on molecular evidence and a phylogeny based on morphology and other evidence might not be exactly the same? 2) Zoologist worldwide are sequencing a mitochondrial gene CO1 (cyctochrome c oxidase subunit), which is found in all ...

Physics
M*g = 300 * 9.8 = 2940 N. = Wt. of furniture. Fk = Force of kinetic friction. F1 = 45 N. F2 = 80*Cos25 = 72.5 N. F1+F2 - Fk = M*a. Fk = ?.

Physics
a. V = Vo + a*t. V = 0, Vo = 15 m/s, t = 0.3 s., a = ?. a will be negative. b. F = M*a. F will be negative.

physics
F = 2N/0.2cm * 2cm = 20 H. Work = F*d.

math
X tickets sold. x/6 children's tickets. 40 seniors tickets. X/2 adult tickets. x/6 + 40 + x/2 = X. x/6 + 40 + 3x/6 = x, 4x/6 - x = -40, -2x/6 = -40, X = 120. x/6 = 120/6 = 20. x/2 = 120/2 = 60 2*20 + 3*40 + 6*60 = \$520 Collected.

math
Correction: Ignore the "10".

math
10 100ft^2/2 = 50 ft^2/sq. s^2 = 50, s = 7.071 ft. 7.071ft/side * 8sides = 56.57 ft = total required. But we have only 56 ft.

math
At = Ag + Arg. At = 6 + Arg, We need to know the dimensions of the area surrounding the rose garden. Then we could calculate At, the total area which leaves only one unknown(Arg), the area of the rose garden.

Science
d = V*t.

Math
Flour/Milk = Y/X = 5/4. a. Yes. b. Y/X = 5/4, Y/14 = 5/4, Y = ?.

Math
See previous post: Wed, 1-25-17, 8:22 P.M.

physics
Disp. = -34i + 117 + 64.5i + 28.5 = 145.5 + 30.5i. Magnitude = sqrt(145.5^2+30.5^2) =

Math
Wed.: d = r*t1 = 50mi/h * (43/60)h = 35.83 mi. Thu.: t2 = d/r = 35.83/68 = 0.527 h. = 31.6 min. t1-t2 = 43-31.6 = 11.4 min = Time saved.

Physics
40m/1min = 40m/60s = 0.667 m/s.

Math
5/20 = 1/4. A. = 1/4. D. 25/10 = 1/4.

physics
The positive and negative plates of a parallel-plate capacitor have an area of 1.05 cm by 1.05 cm. Their surface charge densities are +1.00×10-6 C/m2 and -1.00×10-6 C/m2, respectively. A proton moving parallel to the plates enters the middle of the space between ...

science
The system is in equilibrium: 30o W. of N. = 120o CCW. T1*Cos120 = -T2*Cos60. T1 = T2. T1*sin120 + T2*sin60 = -(-10) = 10. T2*sin120 + T2*sin60 = 10, 0.866T2 + 0.866T2 = 10, T2 = 5.77 N. T1 = T2 = 5.77 B.

applied mechanics
Vo = 72000m/3600s = 20 m/s. V = Vo + a*t = 0. 20 + a*5 = 0, a = -4 m/s^2. V^2 = Vo + 2a*d. V = 0, Vo = 20 m/s, a = -4 m/s^2, d = ?.

Algebra
K = (M2-M1)/(d2-d1) = (30-12)/(18-15) = 6 kg/cm . d = (12kg/6kg) * 1cm = 2 cm. L + 2 = 15, L = 13 cm.

Science
F = m*g in Newtons(N). Work = F*d in Joules.

Math
Assuming simple interest: P = Po + I = Po + Po*r*t. P = 6500 + 6500*0.09*4 = 6500 + 2340 = \$8840 = Total amt. paid. I = P=Po =

Math
a. d = r*t. b. t = d/t. Eq1: t1 + t2 = 4 1/3 h. = 13/3 h. Eq2: 60t1 + 90t2 = 350 km. Solve the 2 Eqs simultaneously: -60t1 - 60t2 = -260 +60t1 + 90t2 = 350 sum: 30t2 = 90, t2 = 3 h. t1 + 3 = 13/3, t1 = 4/3 = 1 1/3 h. d1 = 60 * 4/3 = d2 = 90 * 3 =-

Geometry
As = 2pir^2 + pi*2r*h. As = (6.28*8^2) + (3.14*16*24) = 1608 m^2.

Math
a. 3:05, and 3:10. b. 5:00, and 6:05. c. 10:00, and 11:00.

Maths
c = X cm. a = x+20 cm. b = x+20 + 50 cm. a + b + c = 270. x+20 + x+20+50 + x = 270. X = ?. b = x+20+50.

physics
T = 2pi*sqrt(L/g). pi = 3.14., L = 1.25 m., g = 9.8 m/s^2.

math
a = b. x+2y = -2x+6y+1. Eq1: 3x-4y = 1. a + b + c = 28. x+2y -2x+6y+1 + 4y = 28. Eq2: -x+12y = 27. Add Eq1 and Eq2, solve for X, and Y: +3x - 4y = 1 -3x + 36y = 81(3*Eq2). sum: +32y = 82, Y = 41/16. In Eq1, replace Y with 41/16, and solve for X: 3x - 4*41/16 = 1, X = 15/4. X...

Mathematics
1. P1 = Po + Po*r*t. P1 = 12,500 + 12,500*0.12*3 = 2. P2 = Po(1+r)^n. Po = 12,500, r = 0.10. n = 1comp./yr. * 3yrs. = 3 compounding periods. P1-P2 =

math
Eq1: 4x + 2y = -2. m1 = -A/B = -4/2 = -2. m2 = m1 = -2. P2 = (-5,-7). Y = mx + b = -7, -2x + b = -7, b = -7+2x = -7 + 2(-5) = -17. Eq2:Y = -2x - 17.

physical science
Fr = -300 + 150 = -150 N. = 150 N. to the left.

math
C = pi*D = 3.14 * 25 = 78.5 in. 5,280ft/mi * 12in/ft. * 360o/78.5in * 295mi =

Math
The altitude(ht.) bisects the vertical angle and the base: 118/2 = 59o. Tan(90-59) = h/5. h = ?.

Math
Concentration = 6*120mg/60mls =

Physical Science.
Displacement is the straight-line distance from the end point to the starting point. The path traveled might not be a straight line. Displacement =< Distance traveled.

Algebra
T = T1*T2/(T1+T2) = 16*15/(16+15) =

Math
B.

math
0nes place = 9. tens place = X. hundreds place = X+1. x + x+1 = 11. X = 5. 659 blocks.

Algebra 2
2 People: 60boxes/10min . = 6 boxes/min. 6 People: (6/2) * 6 = 18 boxes/min. T = 120boxes * 1min/18boxes = 6.67 min.

dynamics
V1 = 400m/20s = 20 m/s. V2 = 400m/30s = 13.33 m/s. a = (V2-V1)/(T2-T1) = (13.33-20)/(30-20) = -0.667 m/s^2. V2 = V1 + 2a*d. 13.33 = 20 - 2*0.667*d. d = ?.

physics
a. M1*V1 + M2*V2 = 2.9*5.4 - 1.5*1.4 = 13.6

physics
V = Vo + a*t. -1.33 = 0 + a*0.96, a = -1.33/0.96 = -1.39 m/s^2. F = M*a = 53.8 * (-1.39) = -74.5 N.

math
a. At =8*11= 88 in^2 = Total area. Ac = pi*r^2 = 3.14 * 1.5^2 = 7.07 in^2. = Area of each circle. As = 3 * 3 = 9 in^2. = Area of a 3 in square in which the circle can be inscribed. At/As = 88/9 = 9.78 or 9 = The number of squares = the number of circles that can be cut. b. 9Ac...

At beginning of year: X members in art club. 0.4X boys. 0.6X girls. In middle of year: 0.75 * 0.6X = 0.45X girls remaining. 0.4X+8 boys remains. 0.45x + 0.4x+8 = 42. X = 40 At beginning of year.

maths
Insufficient INFO.

MATH
200paces/4sides = 50 paces/side. 50paces/side * 40cm/pace = 2000 cm/side.

Math- fractions
So, we find a common denominator for the two fractions: 2/3 = 8/12, and 3/4 = 9/12.

math
I = Po*r*t = 8000*0.07*5 =

X members at first. 0.8 * x = 0.8x Male. x - 0.8x = 0.2x Female. After 450 members left: 0.75*0.8x + 0.5*0.2x = x-450. 0.6x + 0.1x - x = -450, X = 1500.

Physics
64.8o W of N = 154.8o CCW. 22.4o W of N. = 112.4o CCW. M1*V1 + M2*V2 = = M1*V3 + M2*V4. 0.4*3.57m/s[154.8o] + 0.45*5.46m/s[90o] = 0.4*4.28m/s[112.4o] + 0.45*V4. 1.43m/s[154.8] + 2.46m/s[90o] = 1.71m/s[112.4] + 045V4, -1.29+0.609i + 2.46i = -0.652+1.58i + 0.45V4, -1.29 + 3.07i...

Physics
L = V*T. 1.3 = 2.5*T, T = ?

algebra
Divide numerator and denominator by 5: (x-1)/(2x^2-5x+3). Factor the denominator: A*C = 2*3 = 6 = (-2)*(-3), 2x^2 - (2x+3x) + 3 = 0, (2x^2-2x) - (3x-3) = 0, 2x(x-1) - 3(x-1) = 0, (x-1)(2x-3) = 0, (x-1)/(x-1)(2x-3) = 1/(2x-3).

maths
Option 1: P = Po + Po*r*t. P = 12,000 + 12,000*(0.08/12)*9 = 12,000 + 720 = \$12,720. I = \$720. Option 2: Ar = Ab-Ab*r*t. Ar = 12,000-12,000*(0.07/12)*9 = 12,000 - 630 = \$11,370 = Amt. received. I = \$630. Gary should choose Option 2.

Physics
See previous post: Wed, 1-11-17, 12:49 PM.

Physics
F = M*g = (80+20)*9.8 = Work = F*d.

Physics
d = 0.5g*t^2 = 4.9*1^2 = 4.9 m.

Trig/PreCalc
Vr = 425mph[160o] + 75mph[200o]. X = 425*cos160+75*cos200 = -470 mph. Y = 425*sin160+75*sin200 = 120 mph. Tan A = Y/X = 120/-470 = -0.25532. A = -14.3o. = 14.3o N. of W. = The direction. Vr = -470/-Cos14.3 = 485 mph. = Resultant speed.

Science
F=M1*a1. M1 = F/a1 = 400/2 = 200 kg. M2 = F/a2 = 400/13 = 30.8 kg. a = F/(M1+M2).

Physics
The two numbers cannot be added directly, because they are 90o out of phase: V = 300 + 400i. You only want the magnitude: V = sqrt(300^2+400^2) = 500 m/s.

Physics
M*g = 30 * 9.8 = 294 N. Fp = 294*sin30 = 147 N. = Force parallel with slide. Fn = 294*cos30 = 254.6 N. = Force perpendicular to the ride = Normal. Fk = u*Fn = 0.15 * 254.6 = 38.2 N. = Force of kinetic friction. Fap = 200 N. = Force applied. Fap-Fp-Fk = M*a. 200-147-38.2 = 30*a...

Physics
a,b. M1*V1 + M2*V2 = M1*V3 + M2*V4. 1*5 + 1*0 = 1*4[37o] + 1*V4. 5 = 4[37o] + V4, V4 = 5-4[37O], V4 = 5-4*Cos37-4*sin37 = 5-3.19-2.41i = 1.81 - 2.41i = 3.01m/s[-53.1o] = 3.01m/s[53.1o] S. of E. = Velocity and Direction. c. A1+A2 = 37 + 53.1 = 90.1o.

Math
D. 12/15 = 4/5, 30/50 = 3/5. The ratios must be equal to form a true proportion.

physics
M*g = 225, M = 225/g = 225/9.8 = 23 kg. F = M*a, a = F/M = 14.5/23 = 0.630 m/s^2.

physics
The system is in equilibrium: T1*sin15.4 + T2*sin A = +253. 459*sin15.4 + T2*sin A = 253, 121.9 + T2*sin A = 253. T2 = (253-121.9)/sin A = 131.1/sin A. -T1*Cos15.4 + T2*Cos A = 0, -459*Cos15.4 + T2*Cos A = 0. T2*Cos A = 459*Cos15.4 = 442.5, (131.1/sin A)Cos A = 442.5, 131.1*...

Science
M/W.

Physics
Density = 100g/150cm^3 = 0.667 g/cm^3.

Physics
Vb = 0.85 * 250 = 212.5 cm^3 = Vol. below surface. = Vol. of water displaced. V*D = 212.5cm^3 * 1g/cm^3 = 212.5 grams of water displaced. Upthrust = M*g = 0.2125 * 9.8 = 2.08 N.

Math
8/(2/3) = 8 * 3/2 = 12. pieces.

Science(physics)
V = (V1+V2)/2 = (15+25)/2 = 20 km/h.

Science(physics)
A boy while driving to his school covers at the average speed of 15km/h.On his return trip along the same route, covers at the average speed of 25km/h due to less traffic.What is the average speed for the whole trip

Finance
P = Po(1+r)^n = 83,190. r = APR expressed as a decimal. n = The number of compounding periods. 30,000(1+r)^9 = 83,190. (1+r)^9 = 83,190/30,000 = 2.773, 9*Log(1+r) = Log2.773, Log(1+r) = Log2.773/9 = 0.0492, 1+r = 10^(0.0492) = 1.12, r = 1.12-1 = 0.12 = 12%.

physics
M*g = Wt. of car. a. Fn = Mg*Cos17 = 0.956Mg. Fn/Mg = 0.956Mg/Mg = 0.956. b. Fn = Mg*Cos30 = 0.866Mg. Fn/Mg = 0.866Mg/Mg = 0.866.

physics
Car A: 0.5a*Ta^2 = 400 m. 0.5*11*t^2 = 400. Ta = ?. Car B: 0.5*11.8*Tb^2 = 400. Tb = ?. b. T = Ta-Tb.

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