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One company produces movie trailers with mean 150 seconds and standard deviation 40 seconds, while a second company produces movie trailers with mean 120 seconds and standard deviation 30 seconds. What is the probability that two randomly selected trailers, one produced by ...
January 22, 2016
A can of soda has the total volume of 350ml. This can is open and only contains atmospheric air, and is placed within a furnace 100 ° C. After the can achieve this reduced temperature at 25 ° C. With decreasing temperature, there is a reduction of the internal pressure...
January 22, 2016
A concentration of PCL5(g),4,0 mol/L, verifies that the process PCl5(g) = PCl3(g) + Cl2(g) is achieved with a degree of balance of 20% Calculate the equilibrium of the reaction constant
January 20, 2016
When iron reacts with copper (2) chloride, one of two possible reactions take place: Fe(s) + CuCl2(aq) to FeCl2(aq)+Cu(s) OR 2Fe(s) + 3Cucl2(aq) to 2FeCl3(aq) + 3Cu(s)... What charge does the iron atom have carry in each of the two possible products FeCl2 vs. FeCl3.
January 19, 2016
A population of 100 healthy men was followed for the development of prostate cancer. After being followed for 5 years, 20 men developed prostate cancer. Ten other men were followed for 1 year and then were lost to follow-up. The remaining men who never developed the disease ...
January 18, 2016
Hello, I have a question about scholarships in college. I know you need to maintain a certain gpa to keep a scholarship, but do you need to keep that gpa at the end of each semester, or at the end of each academic year?
December 17, 2015
I have a picture of a boat sailing over a wave. I have arrow A at the front of the boat going down to the ocean floor and there's the boat at the bottom, which is marked B, the arrow then starts back up to the back of the boat and is labeled C. They want to know what is ...
December 10, 2015
A car accelerates from rest with a uniform acceleration of 1.7m/s for 10 seconds, its acceleration then reduces by 0.3m/s for 20 seconds of the motion, it then maintains the speed attained for another 20 seconds after which it decelerates to rest within 10 seconds. Draw the ...
November 11, 2015
The answer is B. This is because when u subtract 4y to get it on the other side it cancels with the other 4y giving u 0=-11 which is an incorrect statement. for C) u get 14z= -11 and z is =/-11/14
October 12, 2015
What is the break even in units? Bottle, Label and Production (direct material and labor) = $9.12 per 12 oz. can Advertising & promotion (fixed) = $218,000 Company Overhead (fixed) = $354,000 Formula I'm using: Breakeven in units (BEU)= total fixed cost / (unit price ...
October 12, 2015
A sc tourists bureau survey showed that 75 % of those who seek information about the state actually come to visit . The office received 8 requests for information. What is the probability that probability that 4 to 6 inclusive of the people will visit sc?
October 11, 2015
A mass on a spring vibrates horizontally on a smooth level surface (see the figure). Its equation of motion is x(t) = 8 sin t, where t is in seconds and x is in centimeters. The first part of the question is to find the velocity and acceleration equations, which I got to be: v...
October 6, 2015
Intro to Undergraduate Studies
Does the sentences below need to be cited? Why or why not? Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft. Students who studied two hours a day did 25% better in the final exam.
October 6, 2015
The equation of motion of a particle is s = t3 − 12t, where s is in meters and t is in seconds. For the velocity function, I got v(t)=3t^2-12 and for acceleration, a(t)=6t. The final question is: Find the acceleration when the velocity is 0. How do I do that?
September 29, 2015
Find the limit as x approaches infinity. sqrt(81x^2 + x)− 9x. I've worked this two different ways and have gotten 0 and 1/9, neither of which is the right answer according to the homework system??
September 14, 2015
If a rock is thrown upward on the planet Mars with a velocity of 19 m/s, its height (in meters) after t seconds is given by H = 19t − 1.86t^2. When will the rock hit the surface?
September 14, 2015
Find the domain of the function. (Write your answer using interval notation.) sqrt(x)/ (4x^2 + 3x − 1) If you set the bottom equal to zero, I got that x can't be -1 or 1/4. But I'm not sure if that's right, or how to write the answer in interval notation.
September 12, 2015
Find the domain of the function. Write in interval notation. sqrt(x^2 − 64). For the answer, I got (-infinity, -8)u(8, infinity), but that's wrong, and I'm not sure what else to try?
September 12, 2015
If a ball is thrown into the air with a velocity of 40 ft/s, its height in feet t seconds later is given by y = 40t − 16t^2. Find the average velocity for the time period beginning when t = 2 and lasting for each of the following. 1) 0.5 seconds.
September 9, 2015
The question is to "state the value of each quantity, if it exists." We are given a piecewise function that is graphed, and no equation. What does it mean when we're asked to find f(2)?
September 3, 2015
A rock is thrown upward with a velocity of 12 meters per sec from the top of a 25 meter high cliff and it misses on it's way back down. When will the rock be 3 meters from water
September 1, 2015
I have another one What is the value of 42-2(3x5+1)? I thought you worked the parentheses first which would be 16, then subtract 42 from 2 and you get 39, you would then multiply 16x39 and you would get 624. But the answers I have to choose from are 8, 1, -16 and -21. What am ...
August 26, 2015
Help! I don't understand this problem Find the angle of rotation that maps point P (1,0) on to P'. What are the x and y coordinates of point P' to the nearest thousandths? Determine a translation rule that maps point P onto P'.
August 22, 2015
What is the most important element of the plot of Lord of the Rings? a) the elves sailing away on ships b) Galadriel's gifts of magic c) the journey to destroy the ring or d) the journey to Rivendell. I think it is C) the journey to destroy the ring.
August 18, 2015
If a firm buys on trade credit terms of 3/10, net 50 and decides to forgo the trade credit discount and pay on the net day, what is annualized cost of forgoing the discount (assume a 360-day year)? The annualized cost of the trade credit terms of 3/10, net 50 is ___%
June 15, 2015
**Problem 3: Create a linear function (y=mx+b) and graph the line for the following set of data. x | y 2 | 1 4 | 2 6 | 3 First, use the slope formula to find slope: (y2-y1)/(x2-x1) Then, put the slope (m), a 'y' point, and matching 'x' point into the formula y=...
May 15, 2015
In an acidic solution, manganese(II) ion is oxidized to permanganate ion by bismuthate ion, BiO3-. In the reaction, BiO3- is reduced to Bi3+. How many milligrams of NaBiO3 are needed to oxidize the manganese in 30.2 mg of manganese(II) sulfate?
April 19, 2015
Stream Physics Hydrology - HELP!!!!
1a) An aqueous solution containing 35 kg of endosuflan insecticide is accidentally released into a small stream. The stream dimensions are 17.5 meters wide and 1.15 meters deep. The stream velocity is 1.1 m/s. The stream channel drops 24m over a distance of 10 km. Endosuflan ...
April 17, 2015
Alicia has a flat platter shaped like a square with a semicircle of diameter 10 inches on each edge, as pictured. What is the number of inches in the side length of the smallest square ABCD that can contain the platter? I drew a diagram so far, but I don't know what to do ...
March 22, 2015
What is the concentration of arsenate ions in 3.5 M solution of arsenic acid? The acid-dissociation constants of H3AsO4 are: Ka1 = 5.0 x 10-3 Ka2 = 9.3 x 10-8 Ka3 = 3.0 x 10-12 I can't figure out how to set up the question
March 18, 2015
A vessel is crossing a channel. The depth of the water(measured in metres) varies with time and is represented by the following equation: d(t)=2.5sin(0.523t)+2.9 a. create a graph showing the depth of the water over 24 hours. b. what is the period of this function and what ...
March 12, 2015
I am not really understanding how to do some of these. Need some guidance. Thanks!! Los verbos que terminan en -car, -gar y -zar What is special about the following verbs? Complete each of the sentences with the correct preterit form of the logical verb from the word bank. ...
March 11, 2015
The probability that Ryan chooses Spanish is 0.86 and the probability that Riley chooses Spanish is 0.73. State the probability that: a. they both chose Spanish b neither of them choose Spanish c. only one of them chooses Spanish d. at least one of them chooses Spanish
March 9, 2015
A ship leaves port and sails northwest for 2 hours, and then sails N35degreesE for three hours. If it does not change speed, what direction must the ship sail to return directly to port? How long will this return trip take?
March 9, 2015
Suppose that a mutant enzyme binds a substrate 100 times as tightly as does the native enzyme. What is the effect of this mutation on catalytic rate if the binding of the transition state is unaffected?
February 13, 2015
From post C, An airplane and a helicopter travel to different islands.The plane travels.415 km N 60degrees45minutes E to island A. and the helicopter travels to island B at S 19degrees5minutes E for 120 km. what is the distance between tthe two island
February 9, 2015
Hi! My teacher told my class that the answer to this question is "1-sin x/cosx" but she wants us to figure out why. I tried solving it but I didn't end up with the answer given. Can someone help me? Thank you! Problem: cos x/1+sinx
February 8, 2015
A watermelon seed has the following coordinates: x = -8.7 m, y = 1.6 m, and z = 0 m. Find its position vector as (a) a magnitude and (b) an angle relative to the positive direction of the x axis. If the seed is moved to the xyz coordinates ( 3.4 m, 0 m, 0 m), what is its ...
February 2, 2015
8 Sentences, packed with descriptions, details, and examples. A verbal video of your room. i am trying to write about my daughters room. need help. my daughters room has a wide closet filled with clothes. frozen pink carpet in front of her white bed. medium oak brown wooded ...
February 1, 2015
An athlete performing a long jump leaves the ground at a 27.1∘ angle and lands 7.72m away 1.What was the takeoff speed? 2.If this speed were increased by just 5.0%, how much longer would the jump be?
January 31, 2015
In the sum Vector A plus Vector B equals vector C, vector A has a magnitude of 11.6 m and is angled 36.5° counterclockwise from the +x direction, and vector C has a magnitude of 14.0 m and is angled 17.1° counterclockwise from the -x direction. What are (a) the ...
January 27, 2015
A dog running in an open field has components of velocity vx = 3.0m/s and vy = -1.1m/s at time t1 = 11.7s . For the time interval from t1 = 11.7s to t2 = 22.2s , the average acceleration of the dog has magnitude 0.55m/s2 and direction 34.5∘ measured from the +x−...
January 22, 2015
6th Grade Math
My son has to solve equations with mixed numbers in them. we are in dispute about the problem below: 6 3/8 = t - 4 3/4 - 2 1/16 I solved it by adding 2 1/16 to both sides, then adding 4 3/4 to both sides. My answer was 13. My son solved it by subtracting he mixed numbers on ...
January 21, 2015
NEVERMIND. What I mean by giving examples is I have to explain what he means by each of 1 a kind of measles of the spirit, 2 a mumps of the psyche, 3 a disfiguring chicken pox of the soul. I KNOW THAT THEY ARE ALLLL personification. ah thank you.. I can tell that you are ...
January 3, 2015
For personification I used "a kind of measles of the spirit" For metaphor I used "But now when I fall upon the sidewalks of life, I skin my knees" Then I explained them, now I just need one more and the I have to explain how he used the figurative language ...
January 3, 2015
The whole idea of it makes me feel like I'm coming down with something, something worse than any stomach ache or the headaches I get from reading in bad light-- a kind of measles of the spirit, a mumps of the psyche, a disfiguring chicken pox of the soul. You tell me it is...
January 3, 2015
Consider the function y = 3x5 25x3 + 60x + 1. Find the absolute maximum value of y on the interval [0, 3]. What do you get I got -322, but I'm not 100% on how to find the absolute maximum.. so is that right?
December 9, 2014
Fandango Furniture Manufacturing, Inc., has 40 employees on the assembly line, each with gross earnings of $325 per week. a. What are the total social security and Medicare taxes that should be withheld from the employees' paychecks each week? Social security: $806 ...
December 7, 2014
A 0.59 kg rubber ball has a speed of 1.50 m/s at point A and kinetic energy of 7.0 J at point B. (a) Determine the ball's kinetic energy at A Correct: Your answer is correct. J (b) Determine the ball's speed at B
December 3, 2014
A 58.0 kg pole vaulter running at 8.9 m/s vaults over the bar. If the vaulter's horizontal component of velocity over the bar is 1.0 m/s and air resistance is disregarded, how high was the jump?
December 3, 2014
A simple harmonic oscillator consists of a block of mass 1.20 kg attached to a spring of spring constant 190 N/m. When t = 1.80 s, the position and velocity of the block are x = 0.124 m and v = 3.190 m/s. (a) What is the amplitude of the oscillations? What were the (b) ...
November 30, 2014
The order of precedence is very important when building formulas in Excel. Which of the following formulas will produce 778 as the result? A. =(25*(27/9)+5+309)*2 B.=25*((27/9+5)+309*2) C.=25*(27/9+5)+309*2 D. =25*27/9+5+309*2 Even understanding the basics of Excel was ...
November 26, 2014
A group of students was asked to list some of the similarities and differences between prokaryotic cells and eukaryotic cells. They created the table shown above. The students made a mistake in creating their table. Which statement best describes their mistake? a) Both ...
November 20, 2014
A beaker contains a solution that is 0.50 M in Au+3 ion and 0.25 M in Ag+ ion. A soultion of sodium chloride is slowly dripped into the beaker with stirring. Which ion will precipitate first, the gold or the silver? Clearly support your answer and write out your final ...
November 19, 2014
Writers often use language and images to foreshadow events that are going to take place in a story. Consider these words and phrases from the passage: dank tropical night moonless Caribbean night moist black velvet From these the reader can predict that Whitney and/or ...
November 18, 2014