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April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015

Total # Posts: 1,743

**Calculus**

A street light is hung 18 ft. above street level. A 6-foot tall man standing directly under the light walks away at a rate of 3 ft/sec. How fast is the tip of the man's shadow moving? I know I would've to set up a proportion. 18 / 6 = x + y / y x = distance of man from...
*February 6, 2011*

**Calculus**

Two trucks start from the same point. One truck travels due east at a rate of 50 mph and the other trucks travels due north at a rate of 60 mph. At what rate is the distance between the two vehicles increasing 1 1/2 hours later? I think the answer is 55 mph because I added 60...
*February 6, 2011*

**Calculus**

The slope is actually -5. And forget I think i understand this now.
*February 6, 2011*

**Calculus**

In the diagram below, the y-coordinate of point P is increasing at a rate of 4 units per minute while point Q remains in its fixed position. Find the rate of change of angle, in radians per minute, when y = 20. y ^ | P (0, y) | | | | |---| |___|________ Q (4, 0) Then, P (0 , ...
*February 6, 2011*

**calculus**

Your welcome. Don't worry you'll do good in your studies, keep it up
*February 6, 2011*

**calculus**

For example, √x is the same as x^1/2, the derivative of √x is 1/2^ -1/2 equals to 1 / 2√x sqrt(3x) = sqrt(3)sqrt(x) and the derivative of this is sqrt(3)*derivative(sqrt(x)) = sqrt(3)/2sqrt(x), as d/dx (sqrt(x)) = 1/2sqrt(x). now, multiply the top and bottom ...
*February 6, 2011*

**Managerial Accounting**

A food division reported cost of sales-food of $198,680. Employees' meals cost $1,225, complimentary meals $142 and transfers in were received from teh bar operaton with a cost of &82. Determine the net cost of sales.
*February 6, 2011*

**alg and trig**

6x^3-5x^2+15x+5 / 2x^2-x+3
*February 2, 2011*

**science**

how do u learn the skeleton bones in one night
*January 31, 2011*

** NOUNS, PRONOUNS, AND ADJECTIVES**

is a noun to go with it
*January 29, 2011*

**Chemistry **

Calcium carbonate reacts with phosphoric acid to produce calcium phosphate, carbon dioxide, and water. 3 CaCO3(s) + 2 H3PO4(aq) Ca3(PO4)2(aq) + 3 CO2(g) + 3 H2O(l) How many grams of phosphoric acid react with excess calcium carbonate to produce 3.47 g Ca3(PO4)2?
*January 27, 2011*

**Chemistry**

I did follow those steps and they didn't work for the first problem.
*January 27, 2011*

**Math**

i don't know what you mean by infinity?? thanks for the other help (:
*January 25, 2011*

**Math**

btw, i dont know if i should switch the sign (greater than or less than) or if it should be negative! thank you
*January 25, 2011*

**Math**

i have no idea!!!!!
*January 25, 2011*

**Math**

-1/4k is greater than 18
*January 25, 2011*

**math in topics**

Wait time for a counselor is 60 minutes. There are five counselors and each counselor see a student for an average of 30 minutes per day. How many new counselors are needed to shorten the wait time to 15 minutes? Each counselor see 5 students per day totaling 25 students
*January 25, 2011*

**math in topics**

Wait time for a counselor is 60 minutes. There are five counselors and each counselor see a student for an average of 30 minutes per day. How many new counselors are needed to shorten the wait time to 15 minutes?
*January 25, 2011*

**alg2**

Solve: 3x − 7 (sqrt x) + 2 = 0
*January 20, 2011*

**alg 2**

simplify (x^3/4)^3
*January 20, 2011*

**Social Studies**

for class, my teacher is making us do a booklet of key terms that we need to know. We have to draw pictures for each key term. I need some ideas on what to draw for Articles of Confederation and Land Ordinance of 1785. please help!
*January 19, 2011*

**Physics**

a) 4% b) 0.4% c) 0.07%
*January 17, 2011*

**HISTORY**

(This homework question was removed due to a copyright claim submitted by K12 Inc.) You do NOT have to write me my paragraph, but what I would like is for you to answer each question next to a bullet-point so I can write my paragraph. For example, answer each of these ...
*January 15, 2011*

**math**

2x-3y=12 x=4y+1 substitution, elemenation
*January 13, 2011*

**8th grade Math**

I need help finding heighth of a pyramid.
*January 13, 2011*

**MT**

Identify 2-3 business issues and provide an explanation of why technology cannot be used to aid or solve them.
*January 12, 2011*

**algebra**

thank you.
*January 11, 2011*

**algebra**

if a student has an average of 8 after 20 tests and then gets a 0 on his 21st test, what would his new average be?
*January 11, 2011*

**Chemistry**

If you start with ten grams of lithium hydroxide, how many grams of lithium bromide will be produced? Round to the nearest tenth. Don't forget the units.
*January 9, 2011*

**social studies**

This helped me a lot thank you so much!
*January 6, 2011*

**Math**

What is the units you measure for area please help fast
*January 5, 2011*

**English**

It's Relative Pronoun. David I is wrong because Demonstrative Pronouns are this, these, that and those.
*January 4, 2011*

**physics**

nina has a mass of 40 kg and bruno has a mass of 100 kg. they stand on a slippery surface and push off eachother. bruno has an acceleration of 1.0 m/s squared. what is nina's acceleration?
*December 22, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

santa drops a package from his sleigh while traveling at constant velocity. if there is no air resistance, with the package hit the ground in front of the sleigh, behind the sleigh, or directly below it? explain reasoning.
*December 22, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

does the sun exert a gravitational force on the earth? if so, why doesn't the earth fall into the sun?
*December 22, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

assume you have a mass of 100 kg on earth. on the moon, where the gravitation of the moon is 1/6 gravitation of the earth, what is your mass on the moon and what is your weight on the moon
*December 22, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

what are the components of a vector that has a magnitude of 1.5 m at the angle of 35 degrees with respect to the positive x axis
*December 22, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

Alex is doing tight circles with his car in an empty parking lot, all the while holding his speedometer reading to a steady 20 mph. Is Alex traveling at a constant velocity? Why or why not?
*December 22, 2010*

**11th grade**

A reflecting telescope contains a mirror shaped like a paraboloid of revolution. If the mirror is 4 inches across at its opening and is 3 inches deep, where will the collected light be concentrated?
*December 16, 2010*

**physics**

as an object is dropped from a high cliff, which of the following statistics can be made in regard to the objects potential energy?
*December 16, 2010*

**physics**

A ship approaches saturn at 10.4km/s and saturns speed is 9.6km/s (relative to the sun). Take the interaction as elastic collision. Saturns mass is greater than the space ship. Find the speed of the ship after it goes around Saturn.
*December 8, 2010*

**physics**

ladder of mass m and length l leans against a frictionless wall at an angle of 60 degrees. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and ground is 0.45. A man whose mass is 4 times the ladder climbs up. How far up the ladder can he go before he slips?
*December 8, 2010*

**economics**

what is the history on credit cards?
*December 7, 2010*

**algebra 2**

A flagpole at a right angle to the horizontal is located on a slope that makes an angle of 12 degrees with the horizontal. The pole's shadow is 16 meters long and points directly up to the slope. The angle of elevation of the sun is 20 degrees. Draw the triangle. Write an ...
*December 7, 2010*

**Advanced Physics**

If wind blows at a speed of 30 m/s over the roof of your house, what is the pressure diference on your roof between the air inside and the air outside? What net force does this produce on a roof having an area of 175 m^2? 1.3 kg/m^3 is the density of air.
*December 5, 2010*

**Geometry**

Point H is the midpoint I'd line segment GJ Line segment GH is 7x-5 HJ is 4x+1 what is the value of X?
*December 5, 2010*

**Physics**

For part c, you use the help Ewater+Eiron=the answer from part a. So this would be the set up: (4186*5*delta T)+(448*1.2*delta T)=0.7 20930delta T + 537.6delta T = 0.7 21467.6delta T = 0.7 delta T= 3.26E-5
*December 3, 2010*

**organic chemistry**

How would i construct a graph of refractive index versus percent 1-bromooctane for KI and KCl reactions
*December 2, 2010*

**trig**

Find the sign of the expression if the terminal point determined by t is in the given quadrant. cos t X sec t in any given quadrant
*December 1, 2010*

**Math**

How to solve the simultaneous equations 3x + y = 17 and y = x + 1 ?
*December 1, 2010*

**College Algebra**

ln 2+6 ln x+4 ln (x^2=8) How would I rewrite the expression? I'm struggling in Math.
*November 30, 2010*

**physics**

Suppose you roll a bowling ball at 2.5 m/s across the roof of a flat building. It leaves the edge and strikes the ground 2.0 s later. How high is the roof? How far from the edge of the roof does the ball hit the ground?
*November 28, 2010*

**physics**

Two spheres A and B, where A has twice the mas of B, are projected at the same horizontal velocity off the edge of two different height shelves. Sphere A leaves from a height of 2.0 m. Sphere B leaves a shelf 1.0 m off the floor. If both spheres leave the edge if the table at ...
*November 28, 2010*

**psychology**

Surveys suggest that up to 4% of the U.S. population suffers from generalized anxiety disorder. How are anxiety disorders viewed by various psychological perspectives such as psychodynamic, biological, cognitive, and humanistic? With which perspective do you most agree? With ...
*November 23, 2010*

**Chemistry**

If the reaction Fe2N(s) + 3/2H2(g) -> 2Fe(s) +NH3(g) comes to equilibrium at a total pressure of 1 bar, analysis of the gas shows that at 700. and 800.K, PNH3/PH2=2.165 and 1.083 respectively, if only H2(g) was initially present in the gas phase and Fe2N(s) was in excess. a...
*November 23, 2010*

**ENGLISH**

Did I use the word sublimate correctly in the following sentence? "His stories served as a way to sublimate his anger for his childhood and improve the conditions for nineteenth-century adolescence."
*November 20, 2010*

**Chem**

A chemical reaction in a bomb calormeter evolves 4.66Kj of heat. If the heat capcity of the calorimeter is 1.38 Kj/C what is the temperature change?
*November 18, 2010*

**Calc**

A 100 inch piece of wire is divided into 2 pieces and each piece is bent into a square. How should this be done in order of minimize the sum of the areas of the 2 squares? a) express the sum of the areas of the squares in terms of the lengths of x and y of the 2 pieces b) what...
*November 16, 2010*

**Physics**

A long straight horizontal segment of wire with 0.060 m traverses a west magnetic field with 2.0 T. If a south current with 4.0 A flows through the wire, which one of the following statements concerning the effect of the magnetic force on the wire is true. a) The wire will be ...
*November 14, 2010*

**Geometry**

1) Find the lengths of the legs of two possible triangles whose areas would be as close as possible to one square inch without going under. 2) What if the triangle has to be an isoceles triangle? (area must be close to one square inch) (Give answers in ruler-friendly form in &...
*November 11, 2010*

**Math**

How do you solve 3/4x+1/2y=10 and -3/2x-y=4?
*November 10, 2010*

**algebra**

what is 4p+3q=36 9p+6q=78 ?
*November 10, 2010*

**math**

Three numbers in an arithmetic sequence sum to six. If you add 1 to the first number, 2 to the second number, and 5 to the third number, the result will be a geometric sequence. What are the original 3 numbers?
*November 8, 2010*

**Math**

i need help with this problem if u know the answer coment the answer below
*November 7, 2010*

**pre-algerbra**

I have been working on this problem for an hour and a half! I keep getting 1.33 but I know that's not right!! Jim drove the 120 miles to grandmothers house in 3 hours. He increased the speed by 10 miles per hour on the way home. How long did it take him to drive home?
*November 4, 2010*

**spanish 6th grade**

o ok thank you jen
*November 1, 2010*

**spanish 6th grade**

i think it is que comida es i am not sure????
*November 1, 2010*

**Accounting**

Jan. 1 Merchandise inventory $144,200 Jan. 1–Feb. 7 Purchases (net) 40,000 Jan. 1–Feb. 7 Sales (net) 70,000 Estimated gross profit rate 40% Estimated merchandise inventory destroyed:
*October 28, 2010*

**Pre Cal**

What is the inverse of g(x)= 1/2(x-1)^3-4
*October 25, 2010*

**chemistry 101**

how much energy is released when 10 g of steam at 100 degrees celsius is condensed and cooled to body temperature?
*October 24, 2010*

**Finance**

Find the least amount that could be deposited in a bank account today at 10% compounded quarterly to allow $650 withdrawals at the end of each quarter for 8 years?
*October 20, 2010*

**Finance**

Gretta wants to retire in 13 years. At that time she wants to be able to withdraw $12,500 at the end of each 6 months for 10 years. Assume that money can be deposited at 12% per year compounded semiannually. What exact amount will Gretta need in 13 years?
*October 20, 2010*

**Finance**

A 46-year-old man deposits a total of $2000 per period in an IRA until age 65. How much money will be in the account if the interest rate is 10% compounded semiannually with payments made at the end of each semiannual period?
*October 20, 2010*

**Chemistry**

The Bohr model stops representing correct atomic structure when? Why? What does this mean for remaining atoms? How does Bohr's model relates to the periodic table?
*October 19, 2010*

**Chemistry**

A solution is labeled as ~8M NaOH. How many mL of this solution would be needed to prepare 750mL of a ~0.2M NaOH solution?
*October 19, 2010*

**physics**

A 120 N child is in a swing that is attached to ropes 2.20 m long. Find the gravitational potential energy of the child-Earth system relative to the child's lowest position at the following times. (a) when the ropes are horizontal (b) when the ropes make a 29.0° angle ...
*October 18, 2010*

**Chemistry**

Mercury and bormine react with each other to produce mercury(II)bromide: Hg + Br2 -> HgBr2 a) What mass of HgBr2 can be produced from the reactiion 10g HG and 9g Br2? [the part that really confuses me] What mass of which reagent is left unreacted? b) What is the mass of ...
*October 17, 2010*

**calculus**

Regard y as the independent variable and x as the dependent variable and use implicit differentiation to find dx/dy. y sec(x) = 9x tan(y)
*October 17, 2010*

**english**

How do the characters, plot, and theme of The Great Gatsby support or refute the statement that "the Jazz-Age society was a bankrupt world, devoid of morality, and plagued by a crisis of character"?
*October 17, 2010*

**7th grade**

where do you add parenteses to get 6+6/6+6*6=6
*October 13, 2010*

**chemistry**

what was the answer to the least accurate balance??
*October 11, 2010*

**Physics**

What average force is needed to accelerate a 8.00-gram pellet from rest to 135 m/s over a distance of 0.800 m along the barrel of a rifle?
*October 11, 2010*

**Physics**

What average force is required to stop an 1600 -kg car in 8.0 s if the car is traveling at 80 km/h?
*October 11, 2010*

**physics**

What force is needed to accelerate a child on a sled (total mass = 65.0 kg) at 1.75 m/s^2
*October 11, 2010*

**2nd grade**

If the number is less than 70 and greater than 60, the tens digit has to be 6. Now, if the ones digit is half the tens digit, divide 6 in half. The answer is 63.
*October 11, 2010*

**4th grade**

parallelogram or square
*October 10, 2010*

**english**

Its personification It is not all for of them.
*October 8, 2010*

**Pre-calc**

The question is solve for cosx= 0.60 on the interval [0,2pi). The answer is to be posted in radians. I don't understand how to find the answer.
*October 7, 2010*

**Chemistry**

The specific heat of toluene (C7H8), is 1.13 J/g•K. How many kJ of heat are necessary to raise the temperature of 61.0 g of toluene from 15.0 °C to 37.2 °C?
*October 7, 2010*

**earth**

A helicopter is ascending vertically with a speed of 4.00 m/s. At a height of 185 m above the Earth, a package is dropped from a window. How much time does it take for the package to reach the ground?
*October 4, 2010*

**7th grade**

i don't kow how to sole this equation 5x-10=2x-7 can u help me
*October 1, 2010*

**Chemistry**

calculate the energy of a photon emitted when an electron in a hydrogen atom undergoes a transition from n=7 to n=1. Is it just 6? or how do I do this?
*September 27, 2010*

**Physics**

A shotputter throws the shot with an initial speed of 15.6 m/s at a 38.0 angle to the horizontal. Calculate the horizontal distance traveled by the shot if it leaves the athlete's hand at a height of 2.15 m above the ground.
*September 27, 2010*

**Physics**

A tiger leaps horizontally from a 5.8m -high rock with a speed of 3.6 m/s. How far from the base of the rock will she land?
*September 27, 2010*

**Physics**

A diver running 2.4 m/s dives out horizontally from the edge of a vertical cliff and 2.6 s later reaches the water below. The hieght of the cliff is 33 m. My question is: How far from its base did the diver hit the water?
*September 27, 2010*

**physics**

A diver running 2.4 m/s dives out horizontally from the edge of a vertical cliff and 2.6 s later reaches the water below. How high was the cliff?
*September 27, 2010*

**chemistry**

what is the mass of 1.22x10^23 molcules of carbon dioxide(co2) and silicon dioxide(Sio2)?
*September 20, 2010*

**chemistry**

44 g/mol
*September 20, 2010*

**chemistry**

what is the mass of 1 mole of carbon dioxide (CO2), and silicon dioxide (SIO2)?
*September 20, 2010*

**physics**

A ball is thrown upward from the ground with an initial speed of 26.2 m/s; at the same instant a ball is dropped from rest from a building 14 m high. After how long will the balls be at the same height?
*September 19, 2010*