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Suppose we want to model the number of rats captured in a single trap in a day, where the average number caught is 5 (i.e. X ∼ Poi(5)). (a) What is the probability of catching 6 rats in one trap in a day? (b) What is the probability of catching 12 rats in 2 traps in a ...
September 30, 2013
In step 4 of the construction of a perpendicular line through a point, why must the compass point be placed on the points where the arc intersects with the original line? How would the construction be different if the compass point were placed at random points on the original ...
June 26, 2013
Circle the most appropriate description. 27.A city planning commitee surveys 100 people waiting at a bus stop about the expansion of the public transportation system. Random Sample,systematic sample,self-selected sample, convenience sample, bipartisan sample,stratified random...
May 20, 2013
For each event,circle the most appropriate term. 21. Six friends go to a movie.How many ways can they sit in a row of six seats? counting principle,combination,factorial, or permutation
May 15, 2013
Sodium metal reacts violently with water to form NaOH and release hydrogen gas. Suppose that 3.00 g of Na reacts completely with 3.00 L of water and the final volume of the system is 3 L. What is the molarity M of the NaOH Solution formed by the reaction?
May 1, 2013
Calculate the temperature at which it is thermodynamically possible for C (s) to reduce iron(III) oxide by the reaction: 2Fe2O3 (s) + 3 C (s) ---> 4Fe (s) + 3CO2 I don't need a specific answer, but I'm not sure how to approach the problem. I'm assuming it has to...
February 28, 2013
Solutions are made that contain 0.1 moles of each of the following compounds below in 100g of H20. Choose the compound whose solution will have the lowest freezing point? NaBr CO2 KClO3 MgCl2 MgSO4
January 13, 2013
Christopher orders a 3 topping pizza for $15.25 and a 5 topping pizza for $17.75. Write and solve a system of linear equations to find the price of a plain pizza( no toppings) and the cost of each topping.
November 14, 2012
You have a coupon for $50 off your camera purchase of $100 or more at Zeke's Camera World. Write a function relating a camera's purchase price, y, to the retail price, x. Give the domain of this function.
November 14, 2012
Natalie performs a chemistry experiment where she records the tenperture of an ongoing reaction.The solution is 93.5 C after 3 minutes;90 C after 5 minutes,84.8 C after 9 minutes; 70.2 C after 18 minute; 54.4 C after 30 minutes;42.5 C after 37 minutes; and 24.9 C after 48 ...
October 24, 2012
The answer is D because a slant rhyme is a "rhyme in which either the vowels or the consonants of stressed syllables are identical". Firm and Room have the final 'M' sound in common.
August 11, 2012
B. If you write down what you consume and look at the package (or go online for resteurant food or fruits and vegetables) to see how many calories it has then you can keep a detailed record. The reason C doesn't work is that every one's body, metabolism,diet, and ...
August 1, 2012
Label each statement true or false if false correct the underlined portion.If -4<-2t+6<10,then this is the underlined 2>t+6>-5. If this is underlined |y+8|+2=6,then this not underlined y+8=_+4. Translate and solve. the absolute value of three times a number,n,is ...
July 13, 2012
brandon needs $480 to buy a tv and stereo system for his room.He received $60 in cash for birthday presents. he plans to save $30 per week from his parttime job.to find how many weeks w it take to have $480, solve 60+30w=480
June 28, 2012
Christine went shopping and brought each of her eight nephews a gift , either a video costing 14.95 or a cd costing 16.88. she spent 133.41 on the gifts. How many videos and how many cds
June 4, 2012
i'm doing a project on choosing some "status symbols" popular in society today. one status symbol i did was the restaurant called cheesecake factory, how do i explain how it is popular/important today?
February 27, 2012
comparing group means
what appropriate null and alternative hypothesis would i use in this problem a teacher gives students a holding review session. did attending the session make a differnts in the final points in the class,give example of the appropriate statisical procedure
February 18, 2012
The Hansons are considering two possible vacation destinations. A trip out west will cost $1075 in total airfare plus an average of %450 per day in expenses. A trip south will cost $1500 in total airefare plus an average of $365 per day in expenses. How many days should they ...
February 15, 2012
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Can You Please Give Me Points as To How to add persuasive points to my speech " Women Should Rule The Way" I Already said they more Patient and better communcaters
February 10, 2012
Please can you help me with this question? Choose the option which is a false statement: A arctan(tan2/3pi))=-1/3pi B arccos(cos(3/4pi))=3/4pi C sin(arcsin(-1/2pi))=-1/2pi D arcsin(1/2squareroot3)=1/3pi E arcsin(sin(3/4pi))=1/4pi F arccos (1/2squareroot2)=1/4pi
May 26, 2011
THe demand funtion is modeled by D(q) = 56e^-0.000012q, where q is quantity and D(q) is price. What price will yield the maximum revenue? Prove this is a maximum using as qppropriate derivative test.
May 11, 2011
Evaluate integral, don't use calculator. I'll use the S as the sign for integral S 4 sin (theta)d(theta) from pi/2 to pi I know the answer is 4 because I enter it in on my calculator, but don't know the steps to get to the answer. Please help.
May 9, 2011
The area bounded between the line y=x+4 and the quadratic function y=(x^2)-2x. Hint: Draw the region and find the intersection of the two graphs. Add and subtract areas until the appropriate area is found. I found the intersection points as (-1,3) and (4,8). I'm not sure ...
May 9, 2011
Quadratic function written in standard form where a, b, and c are constants such that a is not zero. f(x)= ax^2+bx+c Using calculus find the vertex of the parabola formed by this quadratic function. Determine under what conditions this vertex is a maximum or minumum (using ...
May 8, 2011
Suppose a state lottery prize of $2 million is to be paid in 20 payments of $100,000 each at the end of each of the next 20 years. If money is worth 9%, compounded annually, what is the present value of the prize?
May 1, 2011
Use the five steps for problem solving to answer the following question. Show all work. Andrew is having an irrigation system installed in his yard. Company A charges $1250 plus $15 per sprinkler head. Company B charges $1200 plus $17 per sprinkler head. How many sprinkler ...
April 28, 2011
Carry on with the problem.. To find maximum profit, not revenue, would I take the derivative of the profit function, which I have as Profit=125*(12L+29L^2-1.1^3)-7000L. If I take the derivative of this(which I'm not sure I did right) my L=16.78 or .79. If I plug it back ...
April 21, 2011
1. So this is the answer I got 12L+29L^2-1.1L^3=0 L(12+29L-1.1L^2)=0 L=0, 26.77, -0.41 The minimum number of laborers would be 0. The maximum number of laborers would be 26.77. THe range would then be (0,26.77) because when I substitute a number >26.77 into the above ...
April 21, 2011
I really need help, this is my second post. Information to solve problems Q=12L+29L^2-1.1L^3 Q= # of cars produced/year L=# of laborers used per year for production Each car sells for $125. $7000 per laborer per year is cost for labor and other consumable materials. Questions...
April 21, 2011
Information to solve problems Q=12L+29L^2-1.1L^3 Q= # of cars produced/year L=# of laborers used per year for production Each car sells for $125. $7000 per laborer per year is cost for labor and other consumable materials. I attempted some parts of these questions and some ...
April 21, 2011
Find any absolute max/min and local max/min for the function f(x)=x^3-4x+5 on the interval [0,5). Made sure to prove that these points are max/min values. This is what I did so far. f'(x)=3x^2-4=0 3x^2=4 x= 2/sqrt3 The -2/sqrt3 is outside of interval so can't use. x=2/...
April 18, 2011