# Posts by jake

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**writing skills**

18. Which of the following groups of words is a sentence fragment? A. When we stopped by the garden. [B. Stop by the garden.] C. Stopping by the garden, we saw that the flowers were in bloom. End of exam D. We stopped; she didn't.

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

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*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

17. Which of the following sentences has a relative clause? [A. Many young people are searching for jobs.] B. The audience applauded the ambassador, who spoke for one-half hour. C. The bus stopped at the corner, but she forgot to get off. D. Tony ate the pizza and then went to...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

16. What is the name of the common error in the following sentence? Having risen because of the rains, the hikers were unable to cross the river. A. Infinitive phrase B. Prepositional phrase [C. Dangling modifier] D. Run-on sentence

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

15. Which sentence contains both an adverb and a conjunction? A. Don't imagine you can't do as you wish. B. Lucille was a kind person, but she hated people who spread rumors. C. Do you want the shrimp or the crab? [D. Lawson crept silently up the stairs, but couldn'...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

is it d

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

14. Which of the following is the best opening sentence for a business letter that you want to sound fairly informal? A. Your order of February 10 arrived in our office today. [B. This letter is to make you cognizant of our receipt of your order.] C. I am in receipt of your ...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

is it c

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

12. Which sentence contains a prepositional phrase? A. They tried, although they didn't expect to win. [B. Running all the way, he got there early.] C. With the proper help, they'll complete the project early. D. They sang it, and sang it again.

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

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*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

11. Which of the following is correct in regard to the use of formal English? A. In formal business correspondence, it's best keep the language impersonal. [B. Formal English is used more frequently in speaking than in writing.] C. In formal English, we use words to say ...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

is it d then

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

An interjection is always A. preceded by preposition. B. followed by an exclamation point. [C. related to another word in the sentence.] D. intended to show feeling.

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

9. Which one of the following sentences contains two ideas joined by a connecting word? A. Mike ran after the bus. B. Tina arrived at work earlier than usual. [C. Sally lives with her parents, although she could afford her own apartment.] D. Frank went fishing on Saturday he ...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

8. A clause from sentence (i) has been turned into a(n) _______ in sentence (ii). (i) Since she knew what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. (ii) Knowing what the lecture was about, she didn't attend the meeting. A. compound predicate B. infinitive C...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

6. Which of these is a run-on sentence? A. You and I and the whole team will go. [B. I thought about what he'd said soon I realized he was right.] C. I went home and ate and ate. D. Before lunch, I played volleyball; after lunch I did again.

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

5. Which of the following is a complex sentence? A. I would like to visit the Kinshasa, but I understand the city is unsafe for foreigners. [B. As Jake was reading the letter from June yet again, the flight attendant coughed gently to get his attention.] C. Check out the ...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

4. Which of the following best illustrates a pair of sentences that are joined by an understood relationship? A. I don't understand a word you said. Have you taken a course in English literature? B. Luke put three dollars into the office football pool. He was looking ...

*July 2, 2012*

**writing skills**

3. Which of the following sentences has a compound predicate? A. She raced along the path to beat him to the beach. B. She placed the shells in a plastic bag while he dried himself off. [C. She washed the shells and dried them in the sun.] D. While he swam, she collected ...

*July 2, 2012*

**Math**

number 16. is 2/3 not 3/4

*July 1, 2012*

**math**

When he was 17 her sister was 34 so when he is 23 which is 6 years later her sister would be 34+6 which is 40 years old

*June 25, 2012*

**Precalculus**

Given sinx= -1/8 and tanx<0. find sin2x

*June 25, 2012*

**Science**

What is the pH of 115 mL of a 1.50 m solution of HNO2 that is titrated with a 1.50 M solution of LiOH at the equivelence point?

*June 20, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Ag2S is an insoluable black solid. Would more solid dissolve, or precipitate once the following are added to the solution. 1. KS-----I know [S] increases, shift to reactants side, precipitate 2. HClO 3. LiOH 4. NH4OH

*June 20, 2012*

**math**

Twenty people apply for seven jobs that are available at fly by night aircraft company 12 are men and the rest are women. How many seven person groups have exactly three men? How many of these seven person groups have exactly three men or three women?

*May 24, 2012*

**math**

Twenty people apply for seven jobs that are available at fly by night aircraft company In how many ways could such a group be composed? After the seven have been selected, in how many different ways could five of them be assigned to the assembly department?

*May 22, 2012*

**Sci.**

The boundary between 2 plates moving together is calle _______.

*May 20, 2012*

**trig**

write sin4xcos2 as the sum or difference of two functions. answers: 1/2(cos6x+cos2x), 1/2(cos2x-cos6x), 1/2(sin6x+sin2x), sin6x-sin2x

*May 17, 2012*

**trig**

find the angle between vector U=<2,3> and V=<1,-5> answers: 88 degrees, 45 degrees, 135 degrees, or 92 degrees...?

*May 17, 2012*

**Chemistry**

A solution of formic acid 0.20 M has a pH of 5.0. What is its Ka value? a) 5.0 x 10-10 b) 1.0 x 10-5 c) 5.0 x 10-5 d) 25

*May 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Mols benzoic acid = 12.2g/122.12g = 0.0999 Int. Concentration of Benzoic acid = 0.0999 mol/ 0.500L = 0.1998 M Ka = 6.3 x 10-5 = (x)(x)/0.1998 – x X = [H+] = * M pH = -log(*) = * Sorry, this question is just really confusing me..

*May 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Thanks so much, you're an awesome help.

*May 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Mols benzoic acid = 12.2g/122.12g = 0.0999 Int. Concentration of Benzoic acid = 0.0999 mol/ 0.500L = 0.1998 M Ka = 6.3 x 10-5 = (x)(x)/0.1998 – x X = [H+] = * M pH = -log(*) = * Sorry, this question is just really confusing me..

*May 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Calculate the pH of a solution prepared by dissolving 12.2 g of benzoic acid in enough water to produce a 500 mL solution. Ka = 6.3 x 10^-5

*May 16, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Can a solution of CrCl3 be stored in an aluminum container?

*May 15, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Using the following spontaneous reactions, classify the 3 metals involved (Cr, Sn, Al) according to increasing reductant properties. a) 2Cr + 3Sn2+ 2Cr3+ + 3Sn b) Al + Cr3+ Al3+ + Cr

*May 15, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Which pair of ions will be most likely to react at standard state conditions? 1. a) MnO4- and Sn2+ 2. b) Zn2+ and Cl- 3. c) I- and Cu 4. d) Fe3+ and Cu2+

*May 15, 2012*

**Chemistry**

If a piece of copper metal is dipped into a solution containing Cr3+ ions, what will happen? Explain with Ev values

*May 15, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Pb(NO3)2(aq) 2 x 10-3 M Na2SO4(aq) 2 x 10-3 M Pb(NO3)2(aq) + NaSO4(aq) → PbSO4(s)+ 2NaNO3(aq) a) What are the concentrations of each ion within this solution? b) If 1L of each solution is mixed; will a precipitate form? why?

*May 15, 2012*

**Spanish-8th grade Help!**

Thank you- I think what I put is right- I've rechecked it but it seems so odd the way I have it.I know it's a reflexive so maybe it is correct.

*May 12, 2012*

**Soanish-8th grade Help!**

I'm trying to conjugate this in the past tense tú/presentarse would I conjugate it in past tense like this- (tú te presentaste) Something looks wrong with it

*May 12, 2012*

**math**

what is the first step in solving the equation x/5 - 9=6?

*May 9, 2012*

**Physics Help**

So is there no shift? and if so why is that the case?

*May 9, 2012*

**Physics Help**

If we witness events taking place on the moon, where gravitation is weaker than on Earth, would we expect to see a gravitational red shift or a gravitational blue shift? and Explain please a)blue shift b)red shift c)no shift

*May 9, 2012*

**Chemistry**

The following reaction has a Delta G value of 42.6 kJ/mol at 25oC: HB(aq) +H2O(l) --> H3O+(aq) +B-(aq) Calculate Ka for the acid HB.

*May 7, 2012*

**Physics Help!!**

Comparing Einstein's and Newton's theories of gravitation, can the correspondence principle be applied? and Why or Why not? a)Yes b)No

*May 7, 2012*

**Physics Help please**

If we witness events taking place on the moon, where gravitation is weaker than on Earth, would we expect to see a gravitational red shift or a gravitational blue shift? and Explain please a)blue shift b)red shift c)no shift

*May 7, 2012*

**Chemisttry**

A 100.0-mL sample of 0.250 M aniline (C6H5NH2) is titrated with 0.500 M HCl. What is the pH at the equivalence point?

*May 6, 2012*

**Chemistry**

You take 326 g of a solid (melting point = 57.6oC, enthalpy of fusion = 346 J/g) and let it melt in 757 g of water, and the water temperature decreases from its initial temperature to 57.6oC. Calculate the initial temperature of the water. (Note that the speciﬁc heat ...

*May 6, 2012*

**Physics Help!!**

A passenger on an interplanetary express bus traveling at v = 0.94c takes a seven-minute catnap by his watch. How long does the nap last from your vantage point on a fixed planet?

*May 5, 2012*

**Physics Help please**

A bus moving with speed 0.93c is 65 feet long according to its passengers and driver. What is its length from your vantage point on a fixed planet?

*May 5, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Thanks it worked perfectly

*May 3, 2012*

**Chemistry**

there isnt a kp or a kc

*May 3, 2012*

**Chemistry**

Nitrogen gas (N2) reacts with hydrogen gas (H2) to form ammonia (NH3). At 200 oC in a closed container, 1.1 atm of nitrogen gas is mixed with 2.1 atm of hydrogen gas in an otherwise empty container. At equilibrium, the total pressure is 2.2 atm. Calculate the partial pressure ...

*May 3, 2012*

**Physics!!**

Green light is emitted when electrons in a substance make a particular energy-level transition. If blue light were instead emitted from the same substance, would it correspond to a greater or lesser change of energy in the atom? and why?

*May 2, 2012*

**calculus**

what is the integer values of n that satisfies this inequality -5<3n<12? Please answer :)

*May 1, 2012*

**chemistry**

Gaseous butane will react with gaseous oxygen to produce gaseous carbon dioxide and gaseous water . Suppose 16.9 g of butane is mixed with 39. g of oxygen. Calculate the minimum mass of butane that could be left over by the chemical reaction. Round your answer to 2 significant...

*April 30, 2012*

**chemistry**

Gaseous butane will react with gaseous oxygen to produce gaseous carbon dioxide and gaseous water . Suppose 16.9 g of butane is mixed with 39. g of oxygen. Calculate the minimum mass of butane that could be left over by the chemical reaction. Round your answer to 2 significant...

*April 30, 2012*

**math**

if you invest 500 dollars in a savings account that pays 8% interest per year, compounded quarterly, how much will you have in the account at the end of 11.6 years?

*April 26, 2012*

**statistics**

What type of statistical information would I include in my report to determine our year-to-date performance of our division; example, mean, median, or standard deviation.

*April 26, 2012*

**Life orientation**

It damages communities

*April 24, 2012*

**Math**

In an election, ethan got 5 fewer votes than christohper,who got 3 more votes than olivia, who got 4 fewer votes than Ava. How many more votes did ava get than ethan ?

*April 21, 2012*

**math**

Given P(x) = x^3 - 3x^2 - 5x + 10 a evaluate P9x) for each integer value of x from -3 through 5 b. Prove that 5 is an upper bound on the zeros of P(x)

*April 21, 2012*

**Physics**

Two masses, m1=3kg and m2=2kg, are suspended with a massless rope over a pulley of mass M = 10kg. The pulley turns without friction and may be modeled as a uniform disk of radius R=.1m. You may neglect the size of the masses. The rope does not slip on the pulley. The system ...

*April 18, 2012*

**Calculus**

Suppose vectors a and b are vectors such that a x b =(3,1,4). What is the cross product of twice of a with twice of b?

*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus/Physics Please help!!**

An intravenous line provides a continuous flow of drug directly into the blood. Assuming no initial drug in the blood, the amount of drug in the blood t hours after the dosing begins in m(t) - (a/k)(1-e^-kt), for t (=>)0, where k is the rate constant (again related to half ...

*April 17, 2012*

**CALCULUS PLEASE HELP!!**

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

*April 17, 2012*

**Calculus**

Could someone please explain on how to do this question step-by-step. Thank you! A bolt is being loosened by a 40 cm wrench. The torque in this situation has a magnitude of 12 J and the force makes an angle of 60 degree with the wrench. What is the magnitude of the force used ...

*April 17, 2012*

**math**

What time would you use to measure the time it takes to travel from your house to New York

*April 15, 2012*

**CALCULUS PLEASE HELP!!**

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

*April 15, 2012*

**Calculas**

suppose m(0) milligrams of a drug are put in the blood of an injection. The amount of drug t hours after the injection is given by m(t)=m(o)e^-kt, for t (=>) 0, where k is the rate constant, which is related to the half life. we also treat oral administration of drugs as an...

*April 15, 2012*

**Calculus**

I checked in the book answer and the site u gave me matched with the answer. How did the website get solutions as: x= -3.28183 x= -1.863

*April 14, 2012*

**Calculus**

Use the algorithm for curve sketching to sketch the graph of each function. a) f(x) 4x^3+6x^2-24x-2 1. First to find intercepts y=0 0=4x^3+6x^2-24x-2 =2(2x^3+3x^3-12x-1) I don't know how to find the x-intercept. I can't use quadratic formula or synthetic division :S

*April 14, 2012*

**Math help**

So do I draw lines through the vertices?

*April 12, 2012*

**Math help**

Sketch the graph: (x+2)^2/25-(y+4)^2/25=1 I don't understand this at all! When I tried graphing it I just had two lines going through the center, which is (-2,-4). But it should be a hyperbola, right? Could anyone help me?

*April 12, 2012*

**World History**

During the Columbian Exchange what diseases were brought from the new world to Europe?

*April 11, 2012*

**HELP PLEASE PHYSICS!!**

Thank you!!!

*April 9, 2012*

**HELP PLEASE PHYSICS!!**

How much does it cost to operate a 100 W lamp continuously for 1 week if the power utility rate is 8/kWh? answer in $

*April 9, 2012*

**Physics Need Help PLEASE**

okay great!!! Thank you again!!!! you do a wonderful job!!!!

*April 9, 2012*

**Physics Need Help PLEASE**

its looking for the N/C I got 4*10^-21 but I'm not getting it correct

*April 9, 2012*

**Physics Need Help PLEASE**

Thank you so much Elena that helped me out a lot! I was wondering if you could also help me with another question. A droplet of ink in an industrial ink-jet printer carries a charge of 6 10-13 C and is deflected onto paper by a force of 2.4 10-7 N. Find the strength of the ...

*April 9, 2012*

**Physics Need Help PLEASE**

Two point charges are separated by 8 cm. The attractive force between them is 14 N. If the two charges attracting each other have equal magnitude, what is the magnitude of each charge?

*April 9, 2012*

**math**

2/3Y + 1/6 Y+ Y=

*April 8, 2012*

**Calculus**

Which plane goes through the origin and is perpendicular to the line r=(2,-2,1) + s(2,3,-4), seR? a) 2x-2y+z=0 b) 2x+3y-4z=0 c) 2x+3y+z-4=0 d) none of the above. I got D, none of the above. I have substituted and couldn't find the answer equal to zero.

*April 8, 2012*

**Calculus**

Are the points P(1,2), Q(7,3) and R(-2,1) o the line with vector equation r=(19,5) +s(6,1), SeR

*April 8, 2012*

**Calculus**

which pair of lines are perpendicular? a) 2x + 3y - 7=0, -3x - 2y + 2=0 b) 2x - 3y + 2=0, 5x - 7y + 2=0 c) -4x + y - 3=0, x + 4y=0 d) -5x + y + 1=0, 5x + y + 1=0 Please explain. I know we have to use the dot product :3

*April 7, 2012*

**engineering mechanics**

14 degrees

*April 5, 2012*

**Calculus**

A rusted bolt requires 30 J of torque to be loosened. If only 40 N of force is applied to a wrench with which it makes a 90° angle, how long is wrench?

*April 2, 2012*

**Calculus**

Determine the value(s) of k such that the area of the parallelogram formed by vectors a = (k+1, 1,-2) and b =(k,3,0) is [sqrt(41)]

*April 2, 2012*

**Calculus**

For which value(s) of k will the dot product of the vectors (k,2k-1, 3) and (k,5,-4) be 7? I did this so far, 2k-1=5 6/2 k=3

*March 29, 2012*

**College Chemistry**

Write three equations (including ΔH values) that represent the heats of formation for each C6H12O6(s), CO2(g), and H2O(l). (Hint: look up heats of formation for each participant)

*March 29, 2012*

**Calculus**

Two force vectors act on an object and the dot product of the two vectors is 20. If both of the force vectors are doubled in magnitude, what is their new dot product?

*March 29, 2012*

**chemistry**

the pH is NOT 1.85

*March 29, 2012*

**Calculus**

Sorry for the confusion. May I ask why my answer does not work? :S its asking for the vertices, not equal to Point P.

*March 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

Why add?

*March 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

I am bit of confused from this question. I have shown the work below and to subtract, am I supposed to be X2 - X1, Y2-Y1, Z2-Z1? or X1-X2, Y1-Y2, Z1-Z2? ------------------------------------ A triangle has sides formed by the vectors PA=(2,7,3) and PB=(6,2,2). The point P=(1,3,...

*March 27, 2012*

**Physics**

A box of mass m=1.5 kg is attached to a spring with force constant k=12 and suspended on a frictionless incline that makes a 30 degree angle with respect to the horizontal. With the spring in its unstretched length, the box is released from rest at x=0. The box slides down the...

*March 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

I am bit of confused from this question. I have shown the work below and to subtract, am I supposed to be X2 - X1, Y2-Y1, Z2-Z1? or X1-X2, Y1-Y2, Z1-Z2? ------------------------------------ A triangle has sides formed by the vectors PA=(2,7,3) and PB=(6,2,2). The point P=(1,3,...

*March 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

1. Which of the following sets of vectors spans [r^2] ? a) {(1,1), (-2,-2)} b) {(1,1), (1,2)} c) {(1,2), (1/2,2)} d) {(-1,1), (1,-1)} 2. Which of the following sets of vectors spans [r^3] ? a) {(1,1,1), (2,2,2)} b) {(1,3,1), (2,2,2)} c) {(1,2,1), (1/2,1,1/2)} d) {(1,3,2), (-1...

*March 27, 2012*

**Calculus**

Point A=(1,3,4) and point B=(-2,2,0). Determine AB. a) (3,1,4) b) (-3,-1,-4) c) (-1,5,4) d) (1,5,4) I chose answer C. 2. A goes from (2,1) to (4,-1) Determine the components of A. a) (6,0) b) (-2,2) c) (2,-2) d) (0,6)

*March 26, 2012*