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Omar's current annual salary is $75,000. How much will he need to earn 15 years from now to retain his present purchasing power if the rate of inflation over that period is 2%/year? Assume that inflation is continuously compounded.
November 18, 2016
Outside temperature over a day can be modeled as a sinusoidal function. Suppose you know the high temperature of 95 degrees occurs at 3 PM and the average temperature for the day is 80 degrees. Find the temperature, to the nearest degree, at 8 AM
November 1, 2016
In an experiment, the population P of bacteria is given by P=1000e^kt,where k is constant.If the size of population bacteria is found to be 3000 after 10 hours, what is the size of the population after 5 hours?Show me the solution please.
October 10, 2016
Thank you for the link, I checked it out, however I still have trouble finding the symbols. I think that the moon and stars could be symbols in the play, as they are mentioned several times, however I'm not sure what they could represent.
September 30, 2016
PHYSICS PLEASE HELP
Find the electric field on the axis of a uniformly charged solid cylinder, at a distance z from the center of the cylinder. The length of the cylinder is H, its radius is a, and the charge density is ρ. (Assume that z > H/2).
September 28, 2016
**EDIT** A rectangle has a diagonal of 18cm. The diagonal creates a 60 degree angle at the base of the triangle. Write an exact expression for the base and the height of the triangle. My teacher wants the base and height answered in roots so do you think you could switch the ...
September 23, 2016
A rectangle has a diagonal of 18cm. The diagonal creates a 60 degree angle at the base of the triangle. Write an exact expression for the base and the height of the triangle.
September 23, 2016
Pressure, P, is directly proportional to temperature,T, and P is 28 lb per square inch when T is 112 degress Kelvin. What is the pressure when the temperature is 124 degrees Kelvin? If required, round answer to three decimal places. _____lbs per square inch.
September 10, 2016
a ship is headed towards east at a thrust speed of 7.00 knots. A strong wind pressure causes the ship to deviate to the north at 1.00 knots. The sea current is flowing to the southwest at 4.00 knots. Determine the velocity of the ship relative to the earth's surface.
September 8, 2016
coffee shop sells small and large coffee. Each day they sell 510 cups of coffee. If the shop sells 3 times as many large cups as small cups of coffee, How many cups of each size do they sell daily?
July 14, 2016
Which of the following is unimportant for an introduction in formal or academic writing? 1.Entertaining the audience 2.Establishing the key point the piece of writing will make. 3.Discussing your opinion on the topic for at least three sentences. 4.Providing all of the ...
July 9, 2016
Suppose the daily high temperature in a town is 3 degrees above average one day, then 5 degrees below average the next day, then 2 degrees above average, then 1 degree below average, then 6 degrees above average, then equal to the average the next day. Find the mean deviation ...
May 4, 2016
Isaac throws an apple straight up (in the positive direction) from 1.0 m above the ground, reaching a maximum height of 35 meters. Neglecting air resistance, what is the balls velocity when it hits the ground?
April 18, 2016
The student to teacher ratio is 19:1 at a local school and there is a total of 500 students and teachers. How many teachers and how many students are there. I'm not sure how to begin to set this up since I have two unknowns and not only one.
April 11, 2016
If pasta sells for $3.55 for a 20-ounce box a. What is the price per ounce? Round to the nearest cent. $3.55/20 = $.18 per ounce b. How many ounces do you get per dollar? Round to the nearest tenth of an ounce. I'm not sure how to solve this answer. Thank you.
April 11, 2016
A box slides down a frictionless, 10-meter, 30o incline. Calculate the gravitational potential energy at both the beginning and end of the motion. Calculate the work done by GRAVITY as the box slides down the incline. Compare this to the overall change in gravitational ...
March 22, 2016
A ball is launched straight up from the edge of a cliff that is 250 m high. The ball's motion is given by s = 35t - 4.9t^2 where s is the ball's height in meters above the cliff top at time t seconds. With what velocity does the ball strike the ground at the base of ...
February 9, 2016
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What career path should i follow
February 6, 2016
If a teacher is grading on a curve, the median is 78 and the standard deviation is 9.6, how do i find out the ranges for grades? ex, an A is the top 15% of the curve. I know it has to do with the z score and that is the # of standard deviations the score is from the median, ...
February 3, 2016
Marisa invests $1650 for 3 years, at which time her investment is worth $2262.7. What interest rate , compounded annually, would yield the same results? Found your answer to 2 decimal places.
January 13, 2016
All of the following are a kind of government EXCEPT a(n).... (a)direct monarchy (b)oligarchy (c)city-state (d)absolute monarchy I am not sure but I think it is absolute monarchy.....
January 5, 2016
you are buying orange juice for $4.50 per container and have a gift card worth $7. TheFunction f(x)=4.50x-7 represents your total cost f(x) if you buy x containers of orange juice and use the gift card. How much do you pay to buy 4 containers of orange juice? Is this correct: ...
November 2, 2015
Sarah starts at a point 26 miles from school and runs toward school at 6 miles per hour. Ryan starts from school 1.3 hours later and runs towards Sarah at 8 miles per hour. Let x be the number of hours Sarah has been running Write an expression in terms of x for the distance ...
October 29, 2015
My professor gave our class a study guide for our midterm. On that study guide, there were 10 prompts he wanted us to know. Out of the 10, there were 3 prompts that I wasn't confident in. For the midterm, he picked 5 prompts out of the 10. Out of those 5 prompts, 3 of the ...
October 23, 2015
Suppose that you deposit $1735.50 in a savings account that pays 9.25% annual interest with interest created to the account at the end of each year. Assuming no withdrawals are made, find the balance in the account after 4 years
October 18, 2015
A country's Consumer Price Index (CPI) is a measure of the cost of living. The inflation rate is the annual relative rate of change of the CPI. Use the data in the following table to estimate the inflation rate for each of years 20072012. Year 2007 CPI 202.077 Year ...
September 30, 2015
Using two lawnmowers and working together Tom and Anne can mow the lawn in 36 minutes. It takes Anne 90 minutes if she mows the lawn herself. How long would it take Tom to do the job working alone?
September 24, 2015
Carletta has 23000 dollars to invest. As her financial consultant, you recommend that she invest in Treasury Bills that yield 7%, Treasury Bonds that yield 8%, and corporate bonds that yield 9%. Carletta wants to have an annual income of 1800 dollars, and the amount invested ...
September 14, 2015
A 60-kg soccer player kicks a stationary 0.4 kg ball giving it a speed of 14 m/s. The player's foot is in contact with the ball for 0.08 second. What is the average force on the ball?
August 31, 2015
A 60 kg soccer player kicks a stationary 0.4 kg ball giving it a speed of 14 m/s. The player's foot is in contact with the ball for 0.08 second. What is the average force on the ball? P.S What formula/s should I use?
August 29, 2015
A newly discovered particle, the SPARTYON, has a mass 895 times that of an electron. If a SPARTYON at rest absorbs an anti-SPARTYON, what is the frequency of each of the emitted photons (in 1020 Hz)? The mass of an electron is 9.11×10-31 kg.
August 16, 2015
Take element Z = 24 from the periodic table. Ionize it 23 times so that there is only one electron left orbiting around the nucleus. What is the ground state energy of the electron?
August 15, 2015
An atom is ionized so that it has only one electron. When the electron drops from the n = 6 shell to the n = 1 shell, an X-ray of wavelength 193.76 pm is emitted. What is the atomic number?
August 12, 2015
The temperature of the cosmic background radiation is measured to be 2.7 K. What is the wavelength of the peak in the spectral distribution at this temperature? What frequency corresponds to this wavelength?
August 10, 2015
Suppose that at least 13.0 eV is needed to free an electron from a particular element, i.e., to ionize the atom. What is the lowest frequency photon which can accomplish this? And, what is the corresponding wavelength for that photon? Give frequency for answer 1 and wavelength...
August 10, 2015
Monochromatic light of wavelength, λ is traveling in air. The light then strikes a thin film having an index of refraction n1 that is coating a material having an index of refraction n2. If n2 is larger than n1, what minimum film thickness will result in maximum ...
August 6, 2015
A positive charge of 4.90 μC is fixed in place. From a distance of 3.20 cm a from the fixed positive charge, a particle of mass 5.00 g and charge +3.20 μC is released from rest. What is the speed of the +3.20 μC when it is 7.50 cm away from the fixed positive ...
July 28, 2015
A buffered solution is made by adding 47.4 g C2H5NH3Cl to 1.00 L of a 0.68 M solution of C2H5NH2. Calculate the pH of the final solution. (Assume no volume change. Assume that all solutions are at 25°C.)
July 23, 2015
A bridge is 200 m long. A car weighing 2.5 metric tons is 50 m from one end of the bridge and a trucj weighing 6 metric tons is 80 m from the other end. The bridge is uniformly paved and weighs 20 metric tons. How much force does the vertical support at each end exert?
July 19, 2015
A 30-N non-uniform pole, 5m long, was used to carry a load of 400 N by two men. The load was hung at the middle of the pole. Find the center of gravity of the pole if the force exerted by each man on each end were 220 N and 210 N respectively.
July 19, 2015
The ends of a rope are tied to two hooks on a ceiling. A set of books weighing 36.0 N is tied and hung on the rope so that the segments of the rope make angles of 35 degrees and 50 degrees respectively with the horizontal. Compute for the tension on each segment of the rope.
July 19, 2015
A borad, 3m long, is hinged at point a and is supported by a vertical rope at point b, 2m from a. A boy weighing 200 N stands at the end of the board at point c. Neglecting the weight of the board, calculate the force on the rope.
July 19, 2015
The electric potential at a position located a distance of 20.1 mm from a positive point charge of 6.50×10-9C and 12.1 mm from a second point charge is 1.26 kV. Calculate the value of the second charge.
July 13, 2015
Four identical point charges of q = 4.64 nC are at the four corners of a square with a side length of 13.5 cm as shown in the figure. What charge Q should be placed at the center of the square to keep the other four charges in equilibrum?
July 9, 2015