# Posts by kate

Total # Posts: 2,013

**accounting**

External users are existing or potential investors, creditors, analysts, financial advisers, regulatory authorities, unions, and the general public.

**chemistry**

A backpacker carries 2.5 L of white gas as fuel for her stove. How many pounds does the fuel add to her load? Assume the density of white gas to be 0.79 g/cm^3.

**English**

I do believe that yes, the answer is A.

**grade 11 math**

expand/explain? how did you get -1? the answer is positive, not negative. hmm..

**grade 11 math**

x/6-5=1/2x+1/3x-4 AHH! help. i need step-by-step. all i know is that the answer is x=1.5 Thanks!

**precalc**

the graph of a cubic function has a local min at (5,-3) and a point of symmetry at (0,4). At what point does a local maximum occur? i don't quite know how to figure this one out, any help?

**research paper**

I am writing a research paper. The corrlation between interest rates and credit card usage. I cant find many websites on this do you know of any?

**pre calc**

solve each inequality: (x-4)(x-2)^2(x-3)^2 < 0

**lit( essay)**

its a great story. its not an essay.

**pre calc**

The publisher of a magazine that has a circulation of 80,000 and sells for 1.6 a copy decides to raise the price due to distribution costs. By surveying the readers the publisher finds that the magazine will lose 10,000 readers for every .4 increase in price. What price per ...

**pre calc**

Thank you so much for the help

**pre calc**

suppose you have 102m of fencing to make two side by side rectangles, making one large rectangle when put together. What is the maxium area that you can enclose?

**physics**

How did you get the angle?

**Math**

Henry bought a new dishwasher for $320. He paid $20 down and made 10 monthly payments of $34. What actual yearly interest did Henry pay? 1 - 14.55 2 - 29.09 3 - 34.38 4 - 68.75

**Math**

Thanks!!

**Math**

The decimal form 1.46 becomes ______ expressed as a percent. 1- .146% 2- 1.46% 3- 14.6% 4- 146% 1.46 x 100 = 146% is this correct?

**Math**

Thank you for breaking this down for me!!

**Math**

What is the product of 7/16, 4/3 and 1/2?

**English**

Sorry I get confuse, the text is this: Chinese new year Chinese people celebrate new year in the first new moon of Febraury,it changes every year, it takes two weeks, from the new moon to the full moon, people wear red clothes in new year, they bring good luck in the future. ...

**english**

Is this text correct? Chinese new year The chinese people celebrate new years eve in the first new moon of Febraury,it changes every year, it takes two weeks, from the new moon to the full moon, people wear red clothes in new year, they bring good luck in the future. They ...

**algebra**

what does it mean to solve and check for extraneous solutions for sqry+9=1

**algebra**

yes

**algebra**

i need help to simplify with positive exponents only. (b^2)^-6/b^-4

**algebra**

Solve by factoring x^2 plus 8x ,minus 20 equal 0

**algebra**

can someone tell me if i did the problem correct (solve by completing the square) 4x^2+2x-3=0 x^2+(1/2)=3/4 x^2+(1/2)+(1/4)^2=3/4+(1/4)^2 (x+1/4)^2=13/16 x+1/4=+-sqrt 13/16 x+1/4=+-sqrt 13/4 x=-1/4+-sqrt 13/4 x=-1+-sqrt 13/4

**i need help..algebra/math**

solve by using the quadratic formula: x2 plus x minus 2 equal 0 I know the formula is a=1 b=1 c=2 I'm having trouble solving...please help.

*****repost algebra.math**

So am im posting the graph with 2.5 and -3.25?

**algebra.math**

i need serious help, I'm trying to plot table of values for sketching graph (parabola)for y=x^2-5x+3 xy values are 0,3 1,-1 2.5,-3.25 3,-3 4,-1 5,3 6,9 are these values correct, I'm having problems graphing.

**Log problem**

no i put it exactly how the paper has it log^1/8) and then it has x=-1 I do not understand how to do it at all.

**Log problems**

Solve log(1/8) x=-1 Can some explain how to do this along with the answer.

**AP CHEMISTRY**

If a Li 2+ ion, initially in the 2nd excited state absorbs a photon of light with a fequency of 2.82 X 10^6 GHz, what will be the final energy level for this electron? Show all stepts to get final energy level. i have no clue what this question is even asking :[?

**CHEMISTRY**

If a Li 2+ ion, initially in the 2nd excited state absorbs a photon of light with a fequency of 2.82 X 10^6 GHz, what will be the final energy level for this electron? Show all stepts to get final energy level. i have no clue what this question is even asking :[?

**Algebra 2**

Yeah i meant -x^4

**Algebra 2**

I know how to graph points but I need the points to this equation. f(x)=(-x)^4+4x^2-2x solve by making a table of values. It says I also need the coordinates at which the relative maxima and minima occur.

**Chemistry**

Part 2 Secure the stand and two clean burets. Using the funnel, fill one buret to the 0 mark with HCl. Rinse out the funnel thoroughly and carefully fill the other buret to the 0 mark with 2 M NaOH solution. Drain 25 mL of NaOH solution into the calorimeter. Record the mass of...

**Chemistry**

Begin by measuring the mass of the empty calorimeter and record the value. Next, add approximately 1-1.5 g of solid NaOH pellets and record the mass. Carefully grind up the pellets using a mortar and pestle. Then, transfer the ground up NaOH into the calorimeter and measure ...

**Chemistry**

What improvements could i make to this lab? so far i only have that the graduated cylinder should be changed to a buret for a more accurate measurement. Procedure: Part 1 Begin by measuring the mass of the empty calorimeter and record the value. Next, add approximately 1-1.5 g...

**Algebra 2 -math**

When you cry over spilt milk

**physics**

Mere and Ruth investigated the relationship between the applied force, F, and the extension, x of a spring. The results they obtained are shown in the table below. Force, F (N) Extension, x (m) 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.033 4.0 0.066 6.0 0.099 8.0 0.132 10.0 0.165 Draw a graph of force ...

**Physics**

Mere and Ruth investigated the relationship between the applied force, F, and the extension, x of a spring. The results they obtained are shown in the table below. Force F (N) Extension x (M) 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.033 4.0 0.066 6.0 0.099 8.0 0.132 10.0 0.165 state the type of ...

**problem stats**

an instant lottery game gives you probability .02 of winning on any one play. Plays are indpendent of each other. If you play 5 times, what is the probability that you win at least once.

**ap algebra**

Please help me with this problem. I don't know what to do. Use the graph or table to determine a solution of the equation. Use synthetic division to verify that this number is a solution of the equation. Then solve the polynomial equation. x3 + 6x2 + 11x + 6 = 0

**problem stats**

an instant lottery game gives you probability .02 of winning on any one play. Plays are indpendent of each other. If you play 5 times, what is the probability that you win at least once.

**chemistry**

what is the trend in bond length for o-h (.96A), s-h (1.341A) and n-h (1.005A). Explain the trend- do the calculated bond distances match the expected trend?

**Variation-Questions**

If A varies directly as B, and A =7 when B =2. Find B when A =21

**biology**

found by me on some website: 'five basic things to survive; food, water, fuel (for cooking and heating), clothing, and shelter. ' Lol i'd never said that it was fuel....

**English**

OMG i've made a mistake while typing: The question should be: The Beatles recorded together until 1970.

**English**

Hi there. I'm from Poland and I'm studying English. I need some help with a True/False exercise. There's a piece of text and there's a question below it and you need to answer it with true or false. My query is especially aimed at English Teacher's and ...

**AP CHEMISTRY**

Could you please look over my work and see if I did this correctly? Thanks When 3.200 g of liquid ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH) is burned in a bomb calorimeter containing 3.500 kg of water, the temp rises from 22.84 degrees C to 28.36 degrees C. The calorimeter constant is 25550 J/ ...

**CHEM**

Could you please look over my work and see if I did this correctly? Thanks When 3.200 g of liquid ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH) is burned in a bomb calorimeter containing 3.500 kg of water, the temp rises from 22.84 degrees C to 28.36 degrees C. The calorimeter constant is 25550 J/ ...

**MATH**

HOW MANY FOUR-LETTER CODE WORDS CAN BR FORMED USING A STANDARD 26-LETTER ALPHABET IF REPETITION IS ALLOWED IF REPETITION IS NOT ALLOWED

**MATH**

HOW MANY DIFFERENT ARRANGEMENTS ARE THERE OF THE LETTERS IN TESTERS?

**algebra**

can someone tell me if this problem is correct: Determine whether each of the following trinomials is perfect square. If it is factor the trinomial: x^2-24x+48 =(-24)^2-4(48)

**biology**

can you provide an explanation on how a "muscle tone" reflex happens?

**biology**

can you provide a simple explanation of how a cell fires or synapses

**Science (big idea of energy)**

Well when magnesium burns it makes a realy big flsh which can realy hurt your eyes if you look at it

**algebra question**

the sum of two numbers is 240 the larger number is 6 less than twice the smaller. what are the two number.

**AP CHEMISTRY**

A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

**Psychology**

Well there's serotonin, acetylcholine, norepinephrine and dopamine... An excess of dopamine is usually associated with schizophrenia. Serotonin and norepinephrine can be associated with depression. Norepinephrine is prevalent in the sympathetic nervous system, and when ...

**AP Chemistry**

A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

**Chemistry**

A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

**Chemistry**

A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

**World Literature**

For an essay, I'm using the quote “One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them” (The Fellowship of the Ring, page#). I'm not sure what to put for the page number because the quote is in the very ...

**algebra**

thanks

**algebra**

Help!!! I need help finding the slope of the line passing through the points (-3,3) and (-3,-3).

**maths**

cars driven on the road must have a current warrant of fitness and be registered. A recent newspaper article contained the following statement : 80% of cars on the road in new zealand have a currengt warrant of fitness and 90% are currently registed." In peak hour traffic...

**maths**

the police officer also gathered data on the speedsx, in kilometers per hour (km/h) of some cars as they drove down the hill towards her car. the speed limit is 50 km/h. Analysis of the results showed that the speeds of cars were normally distributed with a mean speed of 56 km...

**Maths**

A police officer gathered data on the speeds, in kilometres per hour (km/h), of some cars as they drove down hill towards her car. The speed limit is 50 km/h. Analysis of the results showed that the speeds of the cars were normally distributed with a mean speed of 56 km/h and ...

**Maths**

"slow drivers" contribute to road rage problems and the police officer noticed that 2 of the 150 drivers in her survey caused problems for other drivers because of their slow speed. Use normal distribution and this information to describe a "slow" driver in...

**Maths**

We have to design a way of simulating the situation. Cars driven on the road must have a current warrant of fitness and be registed. A recent newspaper article contained the following statement: " 80% of cars on the road in New Zealand have a current warrant of fitness ...

**Biology**

I need to know how caffiene intake effects urine output, obviously urine output will decrease, but by how much? If 2000 ml of water was ingested, how much urine would be produced? If 2000 ml of coffee was ingestedhow much urine would be produced? Thank you for using the Jishka...

**Final Exam- Honors Physical Science**

how can you determine the number of protons, electrons,neutrons, atomic number, and the atomic mass of an element using the periodic table? Atomic mass is given in the table, as well as the atomic number and atomic mass number. Atomic number is the number of protons, which is ...

**DOL**

Is this sentence correct? Adriana and I liked the book called Stone Fox, too. Yes. Your sentence is correct. Be sure to underline Stone Fox when you write it. Thank you so much. Yes I do have it underlined!!!

**math**

List all possible rational zeros of... h(x)= 2x to the (4th power) - 5x (to the third power) + 3x (to the 2nd power) + 4x - 6 Use the Rational Roots Theorem. Any root of the form p/q with p and q relatively prime must be such that p divides 6 and q divides 2. You then find the...

**Math**

The area of a regular pentagon with a perimeter of 35 units. Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 eq Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 equal triangles. Consider one of those triangles the central angle is 72º and each of the other two equal angles is 54º, ...

**trig question**

Compute inverse functions to four significant digits. cos^2x=3-5cosx cos^2x + 5cosx -3=0 now you have a quadratic, solve for cos x using the equation cosx=(-5 -+ sqrt (25 +12)/2 the back of the book says .9987+2kpi and -.09987+2kpi when i do it i don't get that answer. I ...

**Trig**

solve to four decimal places 1.3224sinx + 0.4732=0 :for all real x values solve for sinx, then arcsinx. solve for sinx, then arcsinx. so its sinx= -.4732/1.3224 and i get -.36594 but how do you get the other values for a real x Ok, use your calculator. Sinx is negative in the ...

**Trig**

solve to four decimals places 5.0118 sinx - 3.1105=0 :for all real x values I will be happy to critique your work. Solve for sinx, then arcsinx

**Trig**

Compute inverse functions to four significant digits. cos^2x=3-5cosx rewrite it as.. cos^2x + 5cosx -3=0 now you have a quadratic, solve for cos x using the equation cosx=(-5 -+ sqrt (25 +12)/2

**Physics - Pendulums**

The problem lies in the intertia equation. You found the intertia of a disk around its center, not around its rim, as the problem calls for. The equation for inertia should be: I = 0.5mr^2 + mr^2 Therefore the coefficient when you solve should be 1.5 and not 0.5. Marianne was ...

**Algebra II**

State the vertex of the graph: y=2x-6x+9 ...the 2x is squared. y = 2x^2 -6x + 9 The vertex is where the function is a minimum. That would be where dy/dx = 4x -6 = 0 x= 3/2 If you are not familiar with calculus, then rewrite the expression y = 2 (x^2 -3x + (3/2)^2) +9 -(3/2)^2...

**animals**

What was the first bird domesticated by man? Wasn't it the goose. But I don't know if I am right http://www.google.com/search?as_q=&hl=en&num=10&btnG=Google+Search&as_epq=the+first+domesticated+bird&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_nlo=&as_nhi=&...

**science**

is amaryllis flower asexualy, sexually or both? see below

**science**

is amaryllis asexualy, sexually or both? Both. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/EP060

**science**

how do u calulate the percentage composition of NO2 and mgcl2 You don't. There is no NO2 in MgCl2 which should be obvious.

**chemistry**

strontium chloride can be obtained as the anhydrous salt, SrCl2, and as the hydrates SrCl2.2H20, and SrCl2.6H20. (ArSr = 87.5). 0.323 g of a sample of strontium chloride is dissolved in water and reacted with sliver nitrate solution. The mass of sliver chloride precipitates is...

**math**

if the percent was 56 what would the fraction value be I will be happy to check your work on this. Percent means per 100, or /100

**major math**

which numbers are four units from -1? 3, -5 are both four units away on the real number line.Donna E. Shalala

**math help major test**

which numbers are four units from -1? It may help to look at a number line like the following (as an example): <--- -5 --- -4 --- -3 --- -2 --- -1 --- 0 --- 1 --- 2 --- 3 --- 4 --- 5 ---> Can you determine which numbers (both negative and positive) could be 4 units from...

**math**

56%, what would the fraction and decimal be 56/100= 23/50 .56 is a neat fraction. What does it mean? How many hundredths is .56?

**math**

56% what would thefraction and decimal be 56% = 56/100 (which can be simplified by dividing both numerator and denominator by 4). Take your best guess for the decimal equivalent. We'll tell you if you got it right.

**physics-circular motion**

the turntable of a record player rotates at a rate of 11 1/3. A record with a radius of 15cm is being played. a punk kid throws a piece of gum that lands right on the edge of the record. What linear distance in meters does the gum travel if it stays on the record for 10 ...

**History**

What did John Lennon fear? http://thinkexist.com/quotation/it-s-fear-of-the-unknown-the-unknown-is-what-it/347275.html

**History**

Did John Lennon have any brothers or sisters http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lennon#Early_years:_1940-1957 =)

**Geography.**

What kind of careers can a person with a background in geography have? Plz help. Writing a paper for it. Thanks. These sites have information about careers in geography. Look at the bottom of the page in the first site. http://www.aag.org/Careers/career_search.cfm http://...

**Question**

Where are the rest stops/gas stations located along the highway? Why? Plz help, asap. Thanks so much. next to overpasses of different interstates/highways/roads (that's why gas stations are mostly on the corner of 4 way intersection in towns and such..) because it's ...

**Geography**

1.Name the Canadian ports that are opened all year round. 2.Which Canadian city is the eastern most provincial capital? Plz help. THANKS. http://www.acpa-ports.net/industry/cpafacts.html http://www.travelsense.org/destinations/canadacruise.asp Read carefully! =)

**math**

What is the difference between joining the points in a graph and drawing a smooth curve near them? Those values that haven't actually been measured can be estimated by using a smooth curve versus connecting the points on a graph.

**college application short response**

Thank you for anyone that helps me about my college application. (Thank you for your suggestions, Writeacher, I re-writed my paragraph.) In the space provided below, please describe which of these activities has had the most meaning for you, and why. I was elected as the ...

**college application short response**

I wish you could help me the short answer of my college application essay. Many thanks Question: Please briefly elaborate on one of your activities. I was elected as the President of the class of 2007 in high school. My job of being a President was to supervise students ...