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# Posts by james

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PreCal
go to wolfram alpha and plug it in
November 10, 2013

physics
A block accelerates at 3.3 m/s2 down a plane inclined at an angle 27.0. m μk 3.3 m/s2 27 Find μk between the block and the in- clined plane. The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 .
November 10, 2013

physics
Masses 19 kg and 9 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as shown in the figure ( The figure shows the 19 kg block on the table connected by a string through a pulley which is connected to the 5 kg block hanging off the table). The ...
November 10, 2013

physics
Masses 19 kg and 9 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as shown in the figure ( The figure shows the 19 kg block on the table connected by a string through a pulley which is connected to the 5 kg block hanging off the table). The ...
November 10, 2013

physics
A capacitor has a circular plate of radiusr=12cm that are at a distance of .2cm part.this is hooked up to 12 V battery. if this caoacitor is submerged in water what happens to the capacitance?
November 10, 2013

physics
if 3e charge is at the origin and magnesium nucleus is 3cm fom thr origin in the x-axis. what is the magnitude of the net electrostatic force a Boron nucleus would experience at a point half way between magnesium nucleus and 3e.
November 10, 2013

physics
if 3e charge is at the origin and the magnesium nucleus is 3cm from the origin in the +x direction, at what position along the x- axis should an electron be placed so that the electron experiences no net force?
November 9, 2013

math
Mortgage lenders base the mortgage interest rate they offer you on your credit rating. This makes it financially critical to maintain a credit score of 700 or higher. How much more interest would you pay on a \$195,000 home if you put 20% down and financed the remaining with a ...
November 9, 2013

calculus
a spherical balloon filled with gas has a leak that permits the gas to escape at a rate of 1.5 cubic meters per minute. how fast is the surface area of the balloon shrinking when the radius is 4 meters?
November 7, 2013

physics
A body of mass 25kg moving at 3m/s on a rough horizontal floor is brought to rest after sliding through a distance of 2.5m on the floor.calculate the coefficient of sliding friction(g=10m/s^2)
October 26, 2013

economics
Clearly explain the different market structure and how they determine the degree of competition among firms and how they maximise profits in the short run and long run Cite the source within the text and bibliography
October 19, 2013

Gen Chm II
Determine the pressure-based Keq for the reaction: 2SO2(g) + O2(g)<--->2SO3(g) given that 1.00×10−2 moles of SO2 and 2.00×10−2 moles of O2 were initially placed in a 2.00 L reaction chamber. The chamber contained 7.5×10−3 moles of SO3 ...
October 7, 2013

Chem
An 80.0-gram sample of a gas was heated from 25 °C to 225 °C. During this process, 346 J of work was done by the system and its internal energy increased by 6635 J. What is the specific heat of the gas?
October 6, 2013

Chem
An 80.0-gram sample of a gas was heated from 25 °C to 225 °C. During this process, 346 J of work was done by the system and its internal energy increased by 6635 J. What is the specific heat of the gas?
October 6, 2013

Chemistry
Can someone walk me through how to work this I have no clue where to start. I have converted grams to moles and Celsius to kelvin but I don't know where to go from there. Thank you! A piece of dry ice (solid CO2, d = 0.900 g/mL) weighing 21.0 g is placed in a 0.870 L ...
October 4, 2013

Brief Calc
Very nice, thanks Reiny
September 25, 2013

Brief Calc
i submitted the answer steve had first and it came out correct for the previous question
September 25, 2013

Brief Calc
thank you that one was correct, i just had one other i couldn't get, the problem is find dy/dx using implicit differentiation: 4x+3y=xy i found the derivative to be... y-4/3-x same question as the last one, y=? dy/dx=? Thanks again for your help
September 25, 2013

Brief Calc
e^x y =3 find dy/dx using implicit differentiation the answer is -y Compare your answer with the result obtained by first solving for y as a function of x and then taking the derivative. y=? dy/dx=? help me out with these last two please I don't know what they are asking
September 25, 2013

Chemistry
A sample of impure magnesium was analyzed by allowing it to react with excess HCl solution: Mg(s) + 2 HCl(aq) → MgCl2(aq) + H2(g) After 1.27 g of the impure metal was treated with 0.100 L of 0.768 M HCl, 0.0125 mol HCl remained. Assuming the impurities do not react, what...
September 22, 2013

Science/ Chemistry
When 0.422 g of phosphorus is burned, 0.967 g of a white oxide (a compound of phosphorus and oxygen) is obtained. a. Determine the empirical formula of the oxide. So for the empirical Formula I got P_2O_5 now it wants me to Write a balanced equation for the reaction of ...
September 22, 2013

Chemistry
What is the maximum mass of S8 that can be produced by combining 85.0 g of each reactant? 8SO2 + 16H2S yields 3S8 +16H2O
September 21, 2013

Calculus
Find the Indefinite Integral without u substitution of the following a)(8x-3)/(12x^6) b) 2sqrtx(5x-6) c) (4x+3)/xsqrtx d) (5x-6)^2 / sqrt x e) 16x^2 + x - 20 / 4x^2
September 18, 2013

further Mathematics
Let A=(cosA -sinA) (sinA cosA) show that A^2=(cos2A sin2A) (sin2A cos2A)
September 17, 2013

further mathematics
Let P=(cosA sinA) (sinA cosA) Q=(cosB sinA) (sinB cosA) show that PQ=(cosA(A-B) sin(A B)) (sinA(A B) cos(A-B))
September 17, 2013

Physics
at the same time
September 16, 2013

math
In a regular hexagon, what is the ratio of the length of the shortest diagonal to the length of the longest diagonal? Express your answer as a common fraction in the simplest radical form.
September 8, 2013

physics
A boy sledding down a hill accelerates at 1.20 m/s2. If he started from rest, in what distance would he reach a speed of 7.00 m/s?
September 4, 2013

physics
A boy sledding down a hill accelerates at 1.20 m/s2. If he started from rest, in what distance would he reach a speed of 7.00 m/s?
September 4, 2013

physics
how far has it gone @bobpursley
September 4, 2013

MATH
THE QUOTIENT IS 45 1/4 WHAT IS THE DIVISOR
September 3, 2013

Algebra
(3Q+2T+F)/5=0.90 for F
August 27, 2013

math
Solve 3^x * 9^2x * 8^x/18^x *27^2x *3^2x
August 24, 2013

us history
The Constitution has endured for more than 200 years. Use what you have learned about the principles of the Constitution to explain why it has lasted as a framework for the nation's government
August 23, 2013

us history
What is taxation without representation? Why did the colonists consider this practice a problem?
August 23, 2013

physics
Time=distance/velocity =20/300 =0.067secs s = ut 1/2gt^2 s = 0*0.067 0.5*10*0:067^2 s = 0 5*0.004489 s = 0 0.0224 s = 0.022m
August 21, 2013

physics
Time=distance/velocity =20/300 =0.067secs s = ut 1/2gt^2 s = 0*0.067 0.5*10*0:067^2 s = 0 5*0.004489 s = 0 0.0224 s = 0.022m
August 21, 2013

physics
A bullet is fired in a horizontal direction with a muzzle velocity of 300m/s.in the absence of air resistance,how far will it have droppped in travelling a horizontal distance of 20m.
August 20, 2013

writing
Explain what is wrong with the following sentence and revise as needed to correct the problems: " While repelling from the cliff, my backpack slipped and fell to the canyon floor."
August 7, 2013

Math Statistics
5. Students in an introductory statistics class were asked to report the age of their mothers when they were born. Summary statistics include Sample size: 36 students Sample mean: 29.643 years Sample standard deviation: 4.564 years a. Calculate the standard error of this ...
July 29, 2013

geometry
consider a circle of radius 1, and corresponding inscribed and circumscribed polygons with the number of sides n = 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8. A: For each n = 3, 4, 5, 6 & 8, what are the areas of the inscribed and circumscribed polygons with n sides?
July 27, 2013

Math Statistics
2. A statistics professor has asked his students to flip coins over the years. He has kept track of how many flips land heads and how many land tails. Combining the results of his students over many years, he has formed a 95% confidence interval for the long-run population ...
July 27, 2013

Math Statistics
Students enrolled in an introductory statistics course at a university were asked to take a survey that indicated whether the student has a visual or verbal learning style. Of the 39 students who took the survey, 25 were judged to have a visual learning style and 14 were ...
July 25, 2013

finance (math)
nevermind... it's the same as 5%. I get it.
July 22, 2013

finance (math)
If you just use the Table of Future Value Factors, you'll see that 5% at 15 years is 2.079. Therefore, 75,000 * 2.079 = 155,925. I am really confused as to where the 1.05 comes from...
July 22, 2013

finance (math)
Where are you getting the 1.05 from?
July 22, 2013

American National Government
The purpose of gerrymandering a district is to- the influence of certain groups and gurantee that certain representatives keep their seats
July 21, 2013

Math: Calc 2
Find the volume of the solid obtained by rotating the region under the graph of the function f(x) = x^(13/12) about the x-axis over the interval [1,3]. Thanks!
July 9, 2013

physics
A 75.0-kg man is riding an escalator in a shopping mall. The escalator moves the man at a constant velocity from ground level to the floor above, a vertical height of 4.30 m. What is the work done on the man by (a) the gravitational force and (b) the escalator?
July 8, 2013

physics
A speed boat is required to move at a constant speed of 50 MPH. What is the power needed to overcome a resistive force of 1000 lbs from the water?
July 3, 2013

English
June 25, 2013

Discreet math
[(pvq)^(p=>)^(q=>)]=>r[(pvq)^(p=>)^(q=>)]=>r
June 25, 2013

Math 61 part 2
Find the centriod of the boundEd by the curvez y=x^2 and y=2x+3
June 24, 2013

Math 61
Find the arc length of the curve y^3=8x^2 fr0m x=1 to x=8.
June 23, 2013

statistics
The customer bills in a family restaurant are normally distributed. The bills mean is \$28 and has a standard deviation of \$6. a. Identify what the random variable you are measuring is in this problem. b. What is the probability that a randomly selected bill will be at least \$...
June 22, 2013

World Geography
reconciling diverse cultural heritages
June 19, 2013

Geometry
53. What is the equation of the circle with center (2, –5) that passes through the point (–2, 10)? (1 point) (x – 2)2 + (y – (–5))2 = 25 (x – (–2))2 + (y – 10)2 = 241 (x – 2)2 + (y – (–5))2 = 241 (x – (–2))2 + (y...
June 10, 2013

Geometry
50. Find the value of x for ° and °. The figure is not drawn to scale. (1 point) 34° 56.5° 22° 68°
June 10, 2013

Geometry
46. Assume that lines that appear to be tangent are tangent. O is the center of the circle. Find the value of x. Figures are not drawn to scale. mO = 128° (1 point) 52 308 64 256
June 10, 2013

trigonometry
how do i determine the point of intersection of a circle with a radius of 14 and the line coming in at a 35 degree angle
June 6, 2013

physics
A juggler traveling in a train on level track throws a ball straight up, relative to the train, with a speed of 5.75 m/s. The train has a velocity of 19 m/s due east. (a) As observed by the juggler, what is the ball's total time of flight? s What is the displacement of the...
May 30, 2013

Physics
How much work does it take to stretch a spring with k= 150N/M 10cm from equilibrium?
May 30, 2013

Physics
If the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.25, how much work do you do when you slide a 45 kg box at constant speed across a 5.8m -wide room?
May 30, 2013

Physics
Segment A 540-0/120-0 =4.5 Segment B 0-0/0-0 = 0 Segment C 1080-540/288 = 7.5
May 29, 2013

Physics
A snowmobile moves according to the velocity-time graph shown in the drawing. What is the snowmobile's average acceleration during each of the segments A, B, and C? The scale for the time axis is 60 s per increment, and the scale for the velocity axis is 270 m/s per ...
May 29, 2013

CHEMISTRY
Which of these statements is not true? lithium reacts with carbon to form ionic carbides, Acetylene is neccesary for the formation of some carbide liquid ammonia is is used to form carbides All metals react with carbon to form carbides
May 29, 2013

Chem
The molar weight of MgSO4 is 120.366gmol-1. What is the mass/volume percentage of a 2.5M water solution of MgSO4?
May 27, 2013

Physics
Starting from rest, a skier slides 100 m down a 28 degree slope.How much longer does the run take if the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17 instead of 0?
May 27, 2013

Statistics
During the 2011-12 winter season, a homeowner received four deliveries of heating oil, as shown in the following table: Gallons Purchased Price per Gallon (\$) 209 2.60 182 2.40 157 2.78 149 2.74 The homeowner claimed that the mean price he paid for oil during the season was (2...
May 26, 2013

Statistics
. The following data give the 2010 gross domestic product (in billions of dollars) for al 50 states. The data entered in alphabetical order by state (Source: Bureau of Economic Analysis). 173 49 254 103 1901 258 237 62 748 403 67 55 652 276 143 127 163 219 52 295 379 384 270 ...
May 26, 2013

Statistics
1. The following data give the amount of money (in dollars) that each of six Canadian social service charities spent to raise \$100 in donations during 2010. The values, listed in that order, are for the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society, Covenant House Toronto, The ...
May 26, 2013

Ethics
how do businesses try to find their way around these laws
May 24, 2013

math
If it is given tan(A-B) tanA-tanB/-1+tanAtanB and tanP-1/1+tanP=tan195 Find the value of P
May 19, 2013

Math
A wheel on Greg's bicycle is 0.3 m in diameter. Greg races the bicycle for 31 m. How many times does the wheel turn as the bicycle travels this distance?
May 14, 2013

Public speaking
When conducting research for supporting materials, it is imperative to remember: A. there is one right source for certain information. B. always to take notes and record. C. always do a personal interview. D. use only the most current source of information
May 13, 2013

Environmental Science
Consider the population situation in Italy or Germany; very low birth rates, an aging population, and eventual decline in overall numbers. For this week's individual work, please write a 1-2 page paper (counting body text only, not title or reference pages) in double-...
May 9, 2013

calculus
Given ensuing information, determine the least cost and the least cost mix of on- and off-shore pipe. The intake facility is in the water 2 miles vertically north of the shoreline The water filtration plant is on land 1 mile vertically south of the shoreline The intake and ...
May 8, 2013

Math
316/1 = x/3 cross multiply 316*3 = x 948 = x x = 948 similar cone volume
May 8, 2013

Ms.Sue
Ms.Sue, do you know how to do calc?
May 8, 2013

calculus
Given ensuing information, determine the least cost and the least cost mix of on- and off-shore pipe. -The intake facility is in the water 2 miles vertically north of the shoreline -The water filtration plant is on land 1 mile vertically south of the shoreline -The intake and ...
May 8, 2013

Math
32 is wrong 5/(3/5) = (5/1)*(3/5) flip and multiply (5/1)*(5/3) = 25/3
May 8, 2013

Math
dividing fractions is pretty simple. you take the denominator (the second fraction) and flip it. Then simply multiply the fractions ex. (1/2) divided by 5/7 First, flip, then multiply (1/2)*(7/5) so 7*1 = 7 and 5*2 = 10 therefor the answer is 7/10!
May 8, 2013

Physics
yea, no thank you!
May 8, 2013

calculus
thank you!!!
May 8, 2013

calculus
16. Given the following information, determine the constant speed, travel time, and cost that represent the minimum one-way trip delivery cost. Fuel costs per hour are equal to V^2/600 V is the speed in miles per hour Driver (labor) costs are \$10 per hour One-way distance is ...
May 8, 2013

calculus
16. Given the following information, determine the constant speed, travel time, and cost that represent the minimum one-way trip delivery cost. Fuel costs per hour are equal to V^2/600 V is the speed in miles per hour Driver (labor) costs are \$10 per hour One-way distance is ...
May 8, 2013

calc
can you tell me how you got √(x^2+4) and √((3-x)^2 + 1)
May 8, 2013

statistics
The manufacturer of a new compact car claims the miles per gallon (mpg) for the gasoline consumption is mound-shaped and symmetric with a mean of 24.6 mpg and a standard deviation of 11.2 mpg. If 30 such cars are tested, what is the probability the average mpg achieved by ...
May 5, 2013

maths
The monthly standing charge for a electrical company is €12.50 plus a cost of €0.16 per unit of electricity used. A customers monthly bill was €156.18. Determine how many units of electricity the customer used in that month.
May 3, 2013

physics
It is 5.4 m/s
May 2, 2013

Science
1.Why do you think an FRH doesn’t come with water already in it? 2.Do you think there are small pieces or large pieces of magnesium metal in an FRH? Explain. 3. Why is it important that the reaction in an FRH be fast?
May 1, 2013

Chemistry
What should be the number of significant figures in the following calculation? It's an error calculation which is absolute value (True value - experimental value) / true value * 100 so it would be: absolute value [-601.7 - (-587)] / -601.7 * 100 Should the answer be 2.44 ...
April 30, 2013

MATHS
In a bookcase, there are 7 fiction books for every 4 nonfiction books. There are 33 books in the bookcase. How many nonfiction books are in the bookcase?
April 30, 2013

English
ok thank you - so it is C...
April 29, 2013

English
Forget it - it's C...right?
April 29, 2013

English
8. Identify the sentence that contains an error in punctuation or capitalization. "After you’ve rested," Frank said, "please help me move these boxes." "Can we wait until later?" asked Emily. "I have a lot of homework." "It won...
April 29, 2013

English
thank you
April 29, 2013

English
Mel Gibson , Hamlet and Macbeth in A...bonjour in B.,...Smithsonian and Time in C...and Our Town in D..
April 29, 2013

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