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Then air exerts a forward force of 8 N on the propeller of a 0.25 kg model airplane. If the plane accelerates forward at 1.8 m/s^2, what is the magnitude of the resistive force exerted by the air on the airplane? Answer in units of N.
January 7, 2016
The driver of a car is going 30 m/s slams on his brakes, the car's tires lock, and the car skids to a stop on a level roadway. The kinetic coefficient of friction between its tires and the pavement is 0.75 as it slides. Draw a free body diagram of the car, find its ...
December 22, 2015
Write an equation with a variable on both sides of the equal sign that has infinitely many solutions. Solve the equation and explain why it has an infinite number of solutions. I have no idea?
December 17, 2015
The length of a rectangle is 5 inches less than 3 times the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 14 inches. Find the length and width of the rectangle. I did this: Length 3x-5; width 3x Then I did guess and check and came up with X=2 solving the problem with a perimeter of...
December 5, 2015
Jim uses ribbion to make bookmarks. Jim has 9 feet of ribbion. He uses 1/3 foot of ribbon to make each bookmark. What is the total number of bookmarks J makes with all 9 ft of ribbon?
November 29, 2015
A right triangle is formed by the origin and the x and y intercepts of the line 14x+7y=56. Find the area of the triangle. I know that Area of a triangle is 1/2bh, but how do I find the base and height? Thank you.
November 28, 2015
One triangle has side lengths 3,5, and 6. A similar triangle has side lengths 18, 15 and 9. Which of the following ratios is the scale factor of the triangles? A 1/6 B 1/3 C 1/5 D 2/3 The answer is given as B, but I don't understand why or how to get that. Please help.
November 28, 2015
Yes, I want exactly 10 of the 50 classes to contain no left handers. So, instead of using .08 as the p for the last part, I should use the probability found from no left handers in a class of 20 instead? The question did ask me to find this as well, although I didn't put ...
November 21, 2015
URGENT! In a school, 8% of students are left handed. If 50 classes of 20 students are randomly selected, what is the probability of 10 classes have no left handed students? I know that this is a binomial distribution question, but I can't seem to do this question even ...
November 21, 2015
I don't understand how to do these w/o calc. I tried to write it in a way that will make someone understand how to read it. Hope I typed it clear enough.Thanks so much for the help anyone! How to find the exact value of logarithm: 10. log5^100 -log5^4 11. log4^8 +log4^8 12...
November 12, 2015
Box A contains 3 white marbles and 4 black marbles. Box B contains 6 white marbles and 5 black marbles. An experiment consists of first selecting a marble at random from Box A. The marble is transferred to Box B and then a second marble is drawn from Box B. What is the ...
November 12, 2015
Three machines turn out all the products in a factory, with the first machine producing 20% of the products, the second machine 15%, and the third machine 65%. The first machine produces defective products 17% of the time, the second machine 8% of the time and the third ...
November 11, 2015
Given log2=0.3010, log3=0.4771, log5=0.6690, and log7=0.8451... Find a.) log8 b) log5/7 c.) log1.5 d.) log3/14 e) log12 I didn't know how to do b, c, and d. I also don't know if log 12 is right. Answer: a.) 0.903 b.)? c.)? d.)? e.) 1.0791
November 11, 2015
Just took the test the answers are: 1)B 2)A 3)Flase Sorry if you got it wrong because she didn't say the answer. I personally did the whole lesson but still had trouble with the test.
October 28, 2015
A prize of $100, $200, $500, or $1000 will be randomly awarded to a game show contestant, with the probabilities of winning each prize shown in the table below. What is the expected value of the prize that will be awarded?
October 21, 2015
True of false A broken scale can make changes in data appear less they than they actually are. If false, explain why. I know the answer is false because it is in my book, but I don't understand why.
October 14, 2015
Newtons second law of motion states that F =MA Force equals mass multiplied by acceleration. Mass is the constant. It does not change. What is the independent and dependent variable? I put force is independent and acceleration is dependent. Is that right?
October 11, 2015
Math-Sorry I had a mistake in the first problem.
Please check my work: Label the dependent and independent variable. 1. Time spent studying and Score on a test 2. If a scientist conducts an experiment to test the theory that a vitamin could extend a person's life expectancy. What are the dependent and independent ...
October 10, 2015
Please check my work: Label the dependent and independent vstiablr. 1. Time spent studying and Score on a test 2. If a scientist conducts an experiment to test the theory that a vitamin could extend a person's life expectancy. What are the dependent and independent ...
October 10, 2015
A basketball player attempted 1789 free throws. He made 801 of of them. What is the probability that the player will make the next shot he attempts? Write the probability as a decimal rounded to the nearest hundredth.
September 30, 2015
ten-pin bowling ball has a volume of about 5274 cm3. A candlepin (8) bowling ball has a volume of about 48 in3. About how much greater is the volume of a ten-pin bowling ball than the volume of a candlepin bowling ball?
September 20, 2015
The cholesterol levels of adult American women has a mound-shaped and symmetric distribution with a mean of 188mg/dL and a standard deviation of 24 mg/dL. In what interval would you expect most American womens cholesterol levels to be? Explain.
September 19, 2015
Internal rate of return What is the internal rate of return for the following project. An initial outlay of $9500 resulting in a single cash inflow of $16,281 in 7 years. Internal rate of return for the project is ___%
June 15, 2015
A weather balloon is released at an altitude of 500m. The force of gravity on the balloon is 21.1n. The lift force provided by the atmosphere is 18.7n. Which of the following is true about the balloon? a. The balloon rises at constant velocity. b. the net force on the balloon...
May 6, 2015
Update: Planets are not uniform inside. Normally, they are densest at the center and have decreasing density outward toward the surface. Model a spherically symmetric planet, with the same radius as the earth, as having a density that decreases linearly with distance from the ...
April 30, 2015
A small block is attached to an ideal spring and is moving in SHM on a horizontal, frictionless surface. When the amplitude of the motion is 0.090m , it takes the block 2.68s to travel from x= 0.090m to x= -0.090m . If the amplitude is doubled, to 0.180m , how long does it ...
April 26, 2015
you have four $1 bills, two $5 bills, five $10 bills, and five $ 20 bills in your wallet. You select a bill at random. Without replacing the bill, you choose a second bill. What is P($1, then$ 10)?
April 22, 2015
Gaseous ethane will react with gaseous oxygen to produce gaseous carbon dioxide and gaseous water . Suppose 16.2 g of ethane is mixed with 19. g of oxygen. Calculate the maximum mass of carbon dioxide that could be produced by the chemical reaction. Round your answer to ...
April 10, 2015
The man fires an 75g arrow so that it is moving at 80 m/s when it hits and embeds in a 13kg block resting on ice. What is the velocity of the block and arrow just after the collision? How far will the block slide on the ice before stopping? A 7.2N friction force opposes its ...
April 4, 2015
Sulfuric acid dissolves aluminum metal according to the following reaction: 2Al(s)+3H2SO4(aq)→Al2(SO4)3(aq)+3H2(g) Suppose you wanted to dissolve an aluminum block with a mass of 14.5g . 1.) What minimum mass of H2SO4 would you need? 2.)What mass of H2 gas would be ...
March 29, 2015
If someone could help me with this, I would appreciate it! Thanks! Directions: Determine if these two are inverses of one another. A= [ 1 1 1 3 5 4 0 -1 0] A^-1= [ 4 -1 -1 0 0 -1 -3 1 2]
March 27, 2015
A small wooden block with mass 0.800kg is suspended from the lower end of a light cord that is 1.52m long. The block is initially at rest. A bullet with mass 0.0126kg is fired at the block with a horizontal velocity v0. The bullet strikes the block and becomes embedded in it. ...
March 12, 2015
Consider a purely inductive ac circuit in which the maximum voltage across the inductor is Vmax=98.0V. If the maximum current is 7.40A at 40.0Hz, what is the inductance L? Answer in mH.
March 6, 2015
A 39-turn circular coil of wire has a diameter of 1.2m. It is placed with its axis along the direction of the Earth's magnetic field of 58μT at 52° below the horizontal, and then in 0.16s it is flipped 180°. a) What is volts the magnitude of the average ...
February 28, 2015
I want to plot my vertex on a cartesian plane. My question is can i go by different values on the axis? Since my vertex is (1, -64) could i go by 8 on the y axis, and by 1 on the x axis???
February 25, 2015