Saturday

November 28, 2015
Total # Posts: 3,369

**Math**

Jim runs 50% faster then Bob. In a 1200m race how much of a head start should Bob get to make the race fair I got a 600m head start but am I right??
*November 5, 2015*

**math**

30 chocolates in a bowl. 12 are dark chocolate, 8 are white chocolate and 10 are coffee. what is the chance of getting a coffee chocolate?
*November 5, 2015*

**Math**

Sixty girls were scheduled to paint flower pots for the school's annual fair. When 3 of the girls became sick the rest of the girls had to paint 8 more flower pots each how many flower pots did they have to paint altogether ?
*October 28, 2015*

**Math**

In a high school reunion, the organizers decided to sell 1500 raffle tickets at 1000 each for the four prizes of 250,000 125,000 75,000 50,000 What is the expected value of one ticket? I got -670, is this correct? Thanks!
*October 28, 2015*

**Physics**

A walker's speed, v, is proportional to the ratio of his leg length, L, and the period of the repeating motion of his legs, T, that is, v ∝ L/T. If the period is measured to be proportional to Lp, where p = 3/5, what power of L must the speed be proportional to? ...
*October 27, 2015*

**conversion**

Please help me to convert 0.02ug/ul to ng/mL
*October 22, 2015*

**Physics**

Holding a long rope by its upper end, you lower it onto a scale. The rope has a mass of 0.160 kg per meter of length, and is lowered onto the scale at the constant rate of 1.30 m/s. (1) Calculate thrust. (2) At the instant when the amount of rope at rest on the scale has a ...
*October 20, 2015*

**Math**

Oh I get it now! Thanks a lot! :D
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

How did it become 2/3? Does the 3 refer to the number of toss? And the 2 refer to the occurrence of the head? I'm sorry if I ask too many questions. Thank you for helping me!
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

A coin is biased so that a head is twice as likely to occur as a tail. If the coin is tossed 3 times, what is the probability of getting 2 tails and 1 head? What do you mean by biased in probability?
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

Thank you so much! I'm out-of-school kid.
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

In a gambling game, a man is paid 400 if he draws a jack or queen and 500 if he draws a king or ace from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. If he draws any other card, he loses. How much should he pay to play if the game is fair? My answer is 138.46. Am I correct? Thank you!
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

Oh okay. I see. Thanks a lot!
*October 15, 2015*

**Math**

The probability that a washing machine will operate satisfactorily for 3 years is 0.82 while the probability that a floor polisher will operate satisfactorily over the same period of time is 0.78. Find the probability that in a 3-year period, only the floor polisher will ...
*October 15, 2015*

**Statistics**

n=13 p=0.75 p (more than 11)
*October 14, 2015*

**Probability**

In a gambling game, a man is paid 400 if he draws a jack or queen and 500 if he draws a king or ace from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. If he draws any other card, he loses. How much should he pay to play if the game is fair? My answer is 138.46. Am I correct? Thank you...
*October 14, 2015*

**Probability **

The probability that a washing machine will operate satisfactorily for 3 years is 0.82 while the probability that a floor polisher will operate satisfactorily over the same period of time is 0.78. Find the probability that in a 3-year period, only the floor polisher will ...
*October 14, 2015*

**Stats **

Based on recent U.S. Census data of adults, approximately 48% are male. According to a 2013 study by The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 70% of U.S. adult males are obese while 58% of U.S. adult females are obese (round to THREE decimals). What is the probability of an U.S...
*October 7, 2015*

**maths**

how would you solve 14 = 0.9x(x - 6)
*September 30, 2015*

**english**

suggest, create, predict suffix adj, noun, adv, verb
*September 13, 2015*

**english**

abuse suffix adj, noun, adv, verb
*September 13, 2015*

**english**

attract suffixes of adj, noun, adv, verb
*September 13, 2015*

**Physics**

A 2500-kg car is traveling at 20 m/s around a road curve of radius 200 m. Find the central force acting on the car?
*September 13, 2015*

**Trigonometry**

a pizza has a diameter of 18 inches and it's divided into 8 equal parts, and you take one slice of it. what is tha central angle of your share in mills measurements? with a solution
*September 12, 2015*

**math**

Luanne estimates the sum of 39 + 15 is about 40 + 15, or 55. Jacob estimates the sum of 39 + 15 is 40 = 20 or 60 which one is closer to the exact sum?
*September 3, 2015*

**calculus**

find the two numbers whose sum is 10, if the product of one by the cube of other is a maximum.
*August 24, 2015*

**Finance**

Organic Foods Inc. sells 50-pound bags of grapes to the public schools for $10 a bag. The fixed costs of this operation are $80,000, while the variable costs of grapes are $.10 per pound. a. What is the break-even point in bags? b. Calculate the profit or loss on 12,000 bags ...
*August 2, 2015*

**math**

express the repeating decimal 10.232323 as a ratio of two integers
*July 15, 2015*

**statistics**

Go to a local library; collect a sample of books consisting of the ages of book (based on copyright dates). Plan and describe the sampling procedure, then use the results to construct a confidence interval estimate of the mean age of all books in the library. Please, post and ...
*June 26, 2015*

**Physics**

A box is sliding down an incline tilted at an angle of 2.14° above horizontal. The box is sliding down the incline at a speed of 5.15 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the incline is 0.387. How far does the box slide down the incline before ...
*June 25, 2015*

**chemistry**

how many grams of cacl2 are needed to prepare 6.00L of a 0.400M CaCl2 solution
*May 30, 2015*

**physics**

A resistor is connected inseries
*May 21, 2015*

**Chemistry 1002**

Over a period of time, the concentration of sulfuric acid in a lead storage battery of an automobile has decreased from 38 percent by mass(density=1.29 g/mL) to 26 percent by mass(1.19 g/mL). Assume the volume of the acid remains constant at 715 mL. a)Calculate the total ...
*April 19, 2015*

**Math**

Chad buys peanuts into pound bags Siri packages them into bags that hold 56 pounds of peanuts how many 2 pound bags of peanuts should Chad by so that he can fill the 56 pound bags without having anything that's left over
*April 16, 2015*

**Math**

Suppose the speedometer of your car reads 90 km/ hr. If you are driving in the united states where the maximum speed is posted as 50 mi/ hr By how much are you exceeding the speed limit.
*April 14, 2015*

**Math**

Can someone do out the calculations for me on 7 yds , 1 ft,- 3 yds, 2 ft,= what in ft . Thanks
*April 14, 2015*

**Math**

The figure below represents a garden in which a flower bed ( inner rectangle) is to be installed. The garden ( excluding the flower bed) is to be sodded. The outer is 9' ft width and 15' ft long and the inner is 3'ft wide and 7'ft long. A) Find the area of the ...
*April 14, 2015*

**English/grammar**

Is this better Writeacher? Shortly after moving to the Wisconsin, Molly began attending Second Baptist Church. During service one day, she said she was approached by a longtime parishioner named Cynthia Givens, who was aware of Molly's unstable living condition. Cynthia ...
*April 12, 2015*

**English/grammar**

Can someone proofread my English paragraph for grammar? I'd really appreciate it. Give me advice/tips on how to make it better Shortly after her moving to the Wisconsin, Molly began attending Second Baptist Church, where during service one day, she said she was approached ...
*April 12, 2015*

**Latin I**

I need help translating it
*April 11, 2015*

**Latin I**

“Arms and the man I sing”—With these words Virgil began his poem about the origins of the Rome. The “wars” were not only the famous Trojan War, but also the wars in Italy; “the hero” is Aeneas, who traveled from Troy to a new town, New Troy, ...
*April 11, 2015*

**math**

A handful of paper clips is 5.2 grams. A handful of push pins is 500 centigram a. Which handful weighs more? So 1c equals .o1 grams so isn't it 5.2 g compared to .05 grams which then means the paper clips are heavier? Thx for any help you can provide.
*April 9, 2015*

**Math**

Trying to find the rule & equation for the function table. x= 1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 12 y= 9, 13, 17, 25, 45, 53
*April 8, 2015*

**ENGLISH**

That works, but I am going to continue to play around with it a bit. I appreciate you're help Writeacher. You've been very helpful, thank you!
*April 3, 2015*

**ENGLISH**

trying to paraphrase what they said
*April 3, 2015*

**ENGLISH**

her daily routine after work consisted of grading papers and watching TV so she was looking for ways to spend her time more "productively" after work and decided volunteering would be the best approach. I'm trying to think of a good sentence for all this information
*April 3, 2015*

**ENGLISH**

Does this sentence make sense? For Amber volunteering instilled the desire to use her time more productively and simultaneously make a difference in the community.
*April 3, 2015*

**Calculus**

If two resistors with resistances R1 and R2 are connected in parallel, as in the figure, then the total resistance R, measured in Ohms (Ω), is given by: 1/R=1/R1+1/R2 If R1 and R2 are increasing at rates of .3Ω/s and .2Ω/s, respectively, how fast is R increasing...
*April 1, 2015*

**Calculus**

1 pt) For positive constants k and g, the velocity, v, of a particle of mass m at time t is given by v=mg/k(1−e−kt/m). At what rate is the velocity is changing at time 0? At t=8? What do your answers tell you about the motion? At what rate is the velocity changing ...
*April 1, 2015*

**geometry**

An obtuse isosceles triangle has one angle with a measure of (2x) degrees and another angle (5x) degress. What is the measure of the third angle of the triangle?
*March 31, 2015*

**English**

How can I make this sentence better? or is it ok? The group offers organizations and companies access to their network of volunteers, resources to create any community-focused promotional event, and cause marketing strategies.
*March 30, 2015*

**Chemistry 1002**

Calculate the standard entropy change for the following reaction at 25 °C. 2 Al (s) + 3 ZnO (s) --> Al2O3 (s) + Zn (s) answer is in J/K mol
*March 27, 2015*

**English**

thank you for your help, Writeacher. I appreciate it.
*March 26, 2015*

**English**

Well he does volunteer as a driver of the truck. If one organization gets food items/donations that they can't use, and rather than throwing it away, he'll bring it to the other organization he volunteers for who may accept it.
*March 26, 2015*

**English**

So say like David serves as the liaison between Quality care for Children and the Salvation Army by bringing over food items that cannot be utilized at one organization to the other and vice versa. Does that sentence make sense, or how do you think it could be improved?
*March 26, 2015*

**English**

There's a volunteer worker who volunteers closely two diff organizations. If one organization receives donations and can't utilize them, he'll bring it over to the other organization that maybe can, and vice versa. Can it be said that he serves as a "liaison&...
*March 26, 2015*

**algebra**

What is the discriminant of the polynomial below? 4x2 + 4x + 1 A. 0 B. -4 C. -12 D. 32
*March 18, 2015*

**AP style**

11” x 2-1/4” pvc sleeve with cap will be permanently installed below ground level how would those numbers be transferred in ap style. I tried looking it up and I'm confused.
*March 12, 2015*

**Physics (Kinematics)**

In a television tube, the electron travels from an electron gun to the screen 0.45m away in 6.0×10exponent-9seconds. If the electron starts at rest, what is its final speed when it hots the screen? ( I have the answer,but I don't know how to get it)
*March 5, 2015*

**Physics**

d=velocity (velocity divided by time) Time So, what you're trying find is distance. Now, just fill in the equation with your data d?=340m/s 2seconds D= 170m Remember that because you have seconds on both sides of the line ( division) they cancel out each other and you'...
*March 5, 2015*

**Chemistry **

Phosphorous acid, H3PO3, is actually a diprotic acid for which Ka1 = 5.0 × 10-2 and Ka2 = 2.0 × 10-7. What are the values of [H+] and [H2PO3-] in a 2.0 M solution of H3PO3?
*February 27, 2015*

**chem**

A solution is prepared by dissolving 15.0 g of pure HC2H3O2 and 15.0 g of NaC2H3O2 in 600 mL of solution (the final volume). What is the pH of the solution?
*February 22, 2015*

**physics**

A sensitive gravimeter at a mountain observatory finds that the free-fall acceleration is 0.0070m/s2 less than that at sea level (gsealevel = 9.83 m/s2). What is the observatory's altitude? Assume Rearth = 6.37 × 106 m.
*February 11, 2015*

**Latin I**

Primo (at first), natura ab viris adorabatur. Antequam (afterwards), viri et feminae deos et deas laudabant. Tum (Then) animas naturae laudabant. Animae naturae timebantur. Viri rogabant: De quo luna (moon) venit (comes)? De quo sol (sun) venit (comes)? Quid est causa fulminis...
*February 10, 2015*

**Latin I**

1. Estne in Campania? a. where is Campania? b. he is in Campania, isn't he? c. he is not in Campania, is he? d. Is he in Campania? 2. Vesuviusne populum terruit? a. did vesuvius frighten the people? b. Vesuvius did not frighten the people, did it? c. Vesuvius did frighten ...
*February 9, 2015*

**Physical Science**

no but these are my choices A. Bi-212 B. Bi-211 C. Bi-213 D. Bi-214
*February 7, 2015*

**Physical Science**

Here are some half-lives for different isotopes of bismuth (Bi): Bi-211 — 2.1 minutes Bi-212 — 60.6 minutes Bi-213 — 45.7 minutes Bi-214 — 19.9 minutes If there are 200 grams of one isotope of bismuth, and after 60.6 minutes there are 100 grams of bismuth, ...
*February 7, 2015*

**Physics**

A football punter accelerates a 0.59 kg football from rest to a speed of 8.4 m/s in 0.17s. What constant force does the punter exert on the ball? Answer in units of N
*February 6, 2015*

**Physics**

From the window of a building, a ball is tossed from a height y0 above the ground with an initial velocity of 8.50 m/s and angle of 23.0° below the horizontal. It strikes the ground 6.00 s later. If the base of the building is taken to be the origin of the coordinates, ...
*February 2, 2015*

**english**

how does imagery help build the theme ,words can be powerful, in "A Barred Owl"?
*February 1, 2015*

**math**

Four students, Rick, Robin, Ryu, and Roy are registered for the same class and attend inde pendently of one another, Rick 96.5% of the time, Robin 93.3% of the time, Ryu 8 8.2 % of the time, and Roy 77.9 % of the time. What is the probability that on any given day a) at least...
*January 30, 2015*

**Poetry**

thanks!
*January 29, 2015*

**Poetry**

Can anyone tell me what kind of poem is "A Barred Owl"? Ex. is it a villanelle or a sonnet...? Thank you!!
*January 29, 2015*

**Physical Science**

Which of the following statements are true about chemical reactions? Check all that apply. A. Reactants are on the right when writing a chemical reaction. B. Products are produced in a reaction. C. Reactants are present at the end of a reaction. D. Products are on the right ...
*January 27, 2015*

**science**

Shoe companies imbed unique designs on bottom of the sneakers they manufacture.what is the made n purpose? A to increase potential energy B to decrease friction C increase friction D to decrease potential energy. I think its C am I correct?
*January 26, 2015*

**math**

roetopodsaoenrfir need to unscramble for a math paper
*January 4, 2015*

**History**

Hi I'm honestly stuck on these 3 questions, I looekd on wiki and everything. Please Please help me out.. What action did President Polk take that resulted in the war between the United States and Mexico? He ordered troops to invade Mexico and capture Vera Cruz and Mexico ...
*December 21, 2014*

**Health**

It's A, suboptimal. They are less likely to preform in a great standard as compared to their regular performance.
*December 2, 2014*

**algebra**

w(3w-1)=200 solve for w
*November 16, 2014*

**math**

which lap has the slowest time out of these- 1.59, 1.85, or 1.64
*November 16, 2014*

**Math**

write three fractions that can be written as percents between 50% and 75%. Justify your solution.
*November 13, 2014*

**math**

what is the least common multiple of 6 and 23? I got 138 am I correct
*November 11, 2014*

**Orgo Lab**

1, 4, 7 is my answer but wrong
*October 19, 2014*

**accounting**

Accrued salaries 1 Bill’s Company Partial Worksheet For the Year Ended December 31st, 2012 Account Titles Trial Balance Adjustments Adjusted Trial Balance Debit Credit Debit Credit Debit Credit Merchandise Inv. 16 Store Supplies 10 Store Equipment 20 Accum. Depr. Store ...
*October 6, 2014*

**Math Pre-Calc/Trig**

If 11 square meters of tile are available to make a rectangle whose width must be 6 meters less than its length, what would be the dimensions of the rectangle?
*September 30, 2014*

**math- pre calc/trig**

Thank you
*September 30, 2014*

**math- pre calc/trig**

Can you please explain that a little better, I am having a hard time understanding what you are saying
*September 30, 2014*

**math- pre calc/trig**

Find the length of each side of a square if the diagonal is 7(square root 2)? How do I solve or set up this problem?
*September 30, 2014*

**Physics**

What is the coefficient of friction between a sled and a plane inclined 30 degrees from the horizontal if the sled just slides without accelerating when given an initial push?
*September 21, 2014*

**Math**

A truck with 36-in.-diameter wheels is traveling at 55 mi/h. Find the angular speed of the wheels in rad/min, *hint convert miles to inches & hours to minutes How many revolutions per minute do the wheels make? • This question is 2 parts. I can't remember the formula ...
*September 2, 2014*

**physics**

1. what is the specific heat of an object if the heat needed to change its temperature from 40degree celsius to 75degree celsius for 75 kg of it is 536 kcal? Please show me how to oompute it.
*August 13, 2014*

**physics**

1. How many clories will be needed to change the temperature of 3kg of water from 30degree celsius to 100degree celsius? please show me how to compute this,
*August 13, 2014*

**Math**

3000
*August 5, 2014*

**business law**

Can a contractor who doesn’t finish a home remodeling job get paid, even though they didn’t complete the job? BASE YOUR ANSWER ON THE CONCEPTS OF PARTIAL PERFORMANCE VS FULL PERFORMANCE, AND OFFSETTING OF AMOUNT DUE.
*July 18, 2014*

**Statistics (Check Work)**

I am so sorry! My apologizes for assuming you were a male! You have really been a great help on the few questions I have posted on here. I appreciate it so much! I did figure it out. I was going by the notes from my textbook, and they kept multiplying the p-value by 2 on every...
*June 26, 2014*

**Statistics (Check Work)**

I played around with some of the answers, and I realized my mistake. Turns out the computer just wanted me to compute the right tailed P-value. First Question: 1-0.8980=0.1020 Second Question: 1-9987=0.0013
*June 26, 2014*

** MathGuru?**

Is it possible for " MathGuru " to help with this question? Last time he provided a very detailed explanation. It really helped me understand the concepts.
*June 26, 2014*

**Statistics (Check Work)**

Can Someone help me with these 2 problems? I am certain I am solving them correctly, but for some reason the computer keeps marking my answers as incorrect. Question 1: Minnesota had the highest turnout rate of any state for the 2012 Presidential election. Political analysts ...
*June 26, 2014*

**Statistics**

One of the questions in the Pew Internet & American Life Project asked adults if they used the Internet, at least occasionally. The results showed that 454 out of 478 adults aged 18 - 29 answered yes; 741 out of 833 adults aged 30 – 49 answered yes; 1058 out of 1644 ...
*June 16, 2014*

**Statistics (Check Answer)**

Thank you so much for the help! I completely overlooked using the population correction factor.
*June 16, 2014*