A pilot maintains a heading due west with an air speed of 240 km/h. After flying for 30 min, he finds himself over a town that he knows is 150 km west and 40 km south of his starting point. a) What is the wind velocity, in magnitude and direction? b) What heading should he now...
May 18, 2015
The university skydiving club has asked you to plan a stunt for an air show. In this stunt, two skydivers will step out of opposite sides of a stationary hot air balloon 2,500m above the ground. the second skydiver will leave the ballon 20 seconds after the first skydiver but ...
April 6, 2015
A cup of coffee milk is 35% coffee syrup with a second cup of coffee milk that is 65% coffee syrup. How many kilograms of each cup of coffee milk must be combined to get 20 kilograms of coffee milk that is 41% coffee syrup
January 19, 2015
A superhero is running toward a skyscraper to stop a villain from getting away. As he is moving, he looks up at the top of the building and his line of sight makes a 33.0° angle with the ground. After having moved 300 m, he looks at the top of the building again, and ...
August 9, 2014
This question is similar to some on driver's-license exams: A car moving at 50 km/h skids 15 m with locked brakes. Show that with locked brakes at 150 km/h the car will skid 135 m.
April 8, 2014
2. Boxcar A, with mass of 1500 kg, is travelling at 25 m/s to the east. Boxcar B has a mass of 2000 kg, and is initially at rest. The box cars collide inelastically and move together after they get stuck. What is their combined velocity?
April 8, 2014
1. Car A, with mass of 1250 kg, is travelling at 30 m/s to the east. Car B is a truck with mass of 2000 kg, travelling to the west at 25 m/s. Assume these two vehicles experience an inelastic collision but do not stick together, and Car A goes off 10 m/s to the west. What will...
April 8, 2014
traveling fromchicago to kansas city is a 540 mile trip. A small plane, facing a headwind (going against the wind), took 9 hours to get to kansas city. on the return trip to chicago the plane had a tailwind ( going with the wind) and the trip took only 6 hours. What was the ...
October 28, 2012
jenny's company has two photocopying machines, one of which is older and slower than the other. In fact, the newer machine can put out four-thirds as many copies as the older machine in the same amount of time. If, while running at the same time, together they produce 560 ...
October 1, 2012
Roberto and Luisa Barron Lopez each work full time jobs, and Luisa's mother, Carmena, collects a monthly pension of $628. Between the three of them, their total household income is $4238 each month. If Luisa earns $1772, how much does Roberto earn each month?
October 1, 2012
The belief that monetary policy can be effective in changing aggregate demand and that the money supply is the critical monetary variable is associated with: Answer a Modern Keynesians. b Monetarists. c Supply-side economists. d New classical economists.
April 26, 2012
In a coffee cup calorimeter, 50.00 mL of HNO3 (aq) and 50.00 mL of KOH(aq) were mixed. The temperature of the resultant solution increased 6.5 C. What is the Delta H of this reaction?
April 8, 2012
I have a question to do in which the efficacy of a drug used to treat panic disorder is tested. Patients are given a placebo for one week and then the drug for one week, and the number of panic attacks is measured for each week. The data looks like this: Placebo Drug 0 0 2 1 0...
February 29, 2012
For a math assignment we need to design a dice roll game with different expected values of winning. The game should require a player to make a bet on the sum of one roll of two dice. If the dice sum to that number, the player wins; otherwise, he loses. We need to create a fair...
February 1, 2012
Craig sees a glass with ice tea sitting on the table. He notices that there is a great deal of moisture on the outside of the glass and a puddle of water on the table. He asks his family what they think causes the water to form on the outside of the glass. This is what they ...
October 20, 2011
Use the special triangles to find the exact values of the following: 1) csc45degrees 2)sec30degrees 3)longest side of a 30-60-90 triangle if the side opposite the 60degree angle is 5radical3
September 2, 2011
Let R be the region bounded by the graphs of y=sin(pi x) and y=(x^3)-4x, as shown in the figure above. (a) Find the area of R. (b) The horizontal line y=-2, x=2, x=-1. Write, but do not evaluate, an integral expression for the area.
March 11, 2011
I was on that line of thinking as well but there are four possible answers and that doesn't match any of them. The four possible answers are: A) 0.00000003 ; B) 0.1000 ; C) 0.00000025 ; and D) 0.00000028 I really want to understand how to work these problems but I am so lost.
July 24, 2010
For some reason I can not get my head around probability. Please show me how to work the problem not just the answers. A class has 11 students who are to be assigned seating by lot. What is the probability that the students will be arranged in order from shortest to tallest? (...
July 24, 2010
Math / Probability
In a certian lottery, 4 differnt numbers between 1 and 11 inclusive are drawn. These are the winning numbers. A player selects 4 different numbers between 1 and 11. What is the probability that the player has all winning numbers?
July 24, 2010
find the volume of a tent having the shape of a rectangular solid of length 13 ft, width 12 ft, and heihght 8 ft topped by a rectangular pyramid of the same width and length with height 5 ft
July 2, 2010
A standard deck of cards is made up of four suits with 13 cards in each suit (total of 52 cards). If we randomly sample five cards from a standard poker deck, find the probability that all five cards selected are clubs.
June 21, 2010
Dale Emerson served as the chief financial officer for Reliant Electric Company, a distributor of electricity serving portions of Montana and North Dakota. Reliant was in the final stages of planning a takeover of Dakota Gasworks, Inc. a natural gas distributor that operated ...
April 27, 2010
I'm writing an essay comparing and contrasting two of Edgar Allan Poe's poems, "Annabel Lee" and "The Raven". I'll be comparing and contrasting the theme, rhyme scheme, irony and the use of figurative language. I have an idea of what I will be ...
August 18, 2009
I know it is a statistical fallacy, and it represents a false causality, I just can't seem to pinpoint the specific fallacy.Thank you for your time and help. I appreciated it.
May 31, 2009
I am confused then, I originally thought it was an ad hominem...but then I moved to a smokescreen, but after reading a couple of inserts they did not make sense...I read the cite, and it (post hoc) defiantly does not fit. Maybe I am overanalyzing the definitions. When you say ...
May 31, 2009
I have 4 out of 50 questions left...I cannot figure out the last two rhetorical questions, or the last two fallacy questions. What type of rhetorical device are these? 1. Very little research has been done using properly matched groups with a control group, the gold standard ...
May 31, 2009
Describe the one dehydration reaction in glycolysis. Include reactants, products, enzyme, and which step it is. I know that it is step 6 and I believe that the reaction uses glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase to convert glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate into 1,3-...
April 6, 2009
Air streams horizontally past a small airplane's wings such that the speed is 70.0m/s over the top surface and 60.0m/s past the bottom surface. If the plane has a wing area of 16.2m^2 on the top and on the bottom, what is the net vertical force that the air exerts on the ...
January 29, 2009
since the plants and animals are flooded by the saltwater, the presence of so much salt would put them in a "hypertonic" environment, meaning that there is more solute present (in this case salt) than water. Plants and animals have to have a certain balance of salt ...
January 20, 2009
Four identical masses of 800kg each are placed at the corners of a square whose side length is 10.0cm. What is the net gravitational force (magnitude and direction) on one of the masses, due to the other three? I think I have to separate the four masses but I'm not sure ...
January 20, 2009
In a Cavendish balance apparatus suppose that M1= 1.10Kg, M2= 25.0Kg, and the rod connecting the M1 pairs is 30.0cm long. If, in each pair, M1 and M2 are 12.0cm apart center-to-center, find (a) the net force and (b) the net torque (about the rotation axis) on the rotating part...
January 19, 2009
A 67.0 kg crate rests on a level floor at a shipping dock. The coefficients of static and kinetic friction are .800 and .460 respectively. A) what horizontal pushing force is required to just start the crate moving? B) What horizontal pushing force is required to slide the ...
September 2, 2008
for each of the following items, give an example of a business transaction that has described effect on the accounting equation: Increase an asset and increase a liability. Increase one asset and decrease another asset. Decrease an asset and decrease owner's equity. ...
July 27, 2008
A woman finds the front windshield of her car covered with ice at -12.6°C. The ice has a thickness of 4.80 10-4 m, and the windshield has an area of 1.25 m2. The density of ice is 917 kg/m3. How much heat is required to melt the ice?
April 14, 2008
I need help identifying the main arguments in the essay as well as the supports used. I believe the thesis is: If children are taught their place in the environment they will look at other species with a sense of fellowship and community. I am also supposed to evaluate the ...
March 15, 2008
math: repost with corrections
p. 942 #5 This is a three-part question: a. the graph y = f(x) in the xy-plane has parametrization x=x, y=f(x), and vector formula r(x) = xi + f(x)j. Use this to show that if f is twice-differentiable, then k(x) = ((absvalue f''(x))/[1+((f'(x))^2]^3/2 b. use the ...
December 10, 2007
Hi This is a three-part question: a. the graph y = f(x) in the xy-plane has parametrization x=x, y=f(x), and vector formula r(x) = xi + f(x)j. Use this to show that if f is twice-differentiable, then ((absvalue f''(x))/[1+((f'(x))^2]^3/2 b. use the formula for k in...
December 8, 2007
9the Grade Honours English
I need info on Aphrodite,Apollo,Atalanta,Perseus,Cerberus and the Minotaur for my honors English class.I have to make a book about them two pages per person.Please help!!! The links in this previous response by SraJMcGin should give you all the information you need: http://www...
July 13, 2007
The greater of two consecutive even integers is six less than twice the smaller. Find the integers. The greater of two consecutive even integers is six less than twice the smaller. Find the integers How about x + 2 = 2x - 6 almost .. it's x + (x+2)=2x-2
June 3, 2007