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# Posts by lindsay

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Math
Thanks! I knew it was row 11 but didn't know how to write a formula to prove it...
March 2, 2010

Math
Sorry...there are 32 rows of seats
March 2, 2010

Math
The first row of a concert hall has 25 seats and each row after the first has one more seat than the row before it. There are 2 rows of seat. 1)Write a rule for the number of seats in the nth row. 2)35 students from a class want to sit in the same row. How close to the front ...
March 2, 2010

calculus
consider the function f(x) = e^x(sinNx) on the interval [0,1] where N is a positive integer. a) Compute the integral from 0 to 1 of f(x). Evaluate this integral when N=5, N=10, and N=100. B) What happens to the graph and to the value of the integral as N-->infinity? Does ...
February 23, 2010

Physics !
Sound enters the ear, travels through the auditory canal, and reaches the eardrum. The auditory canal is approximately a tube open at only one end. The other end is closed by the eardrum. A typical length for the auditory canal in an adult is about 2.6 cm. If the speed of ...
January 26, 2010

A 38 cm length of wire has a mass of 6.0 g. It is stretched between two fixed supports and is under a tension of 145 N. What is the fundamental frequency of this wire?
January 26, 2010

Geometry
the perimeter of a semicircular region is 20. find the area of the region
December 17, 2009

science (space)
Mars and Jupiter
December 13, 2009

science (space)
Between what 2 planets does the asteroid belt lie?
December 13, 2009

Calculus
Given x+xy+2y^2=6 find the coordinates of all other points on this curve with slope equal to -1/3. Please show work.
December 10, 2009

Calculus
the limit (h->0) of (sin^2(3x + 3h) - sin^2(3x))/(h) is....
November 11, 2009

Please rephrase the question. What do you want to know is false?
November 11, 2009

Chemistry
jim, i am sorry to get your hopes up that i know this answer. i have no clue. what grade r u in?
November 10, 2009

math
why would using front-end estimation tell you more about the answer than rounding?
November 10, 2009

math
why would using front-end estimation tell you more about the answer than rounding?
November 10, 2009

math
You want to estimate 5.25-3.3 why would using front-end estimation tell you more about the answer than rounding? ...
November 10, 2009

com 220
What would be a better conclusion to my paper? Depression, anxiety, and other mental illnesses are worldwide to be thought of diseases that are “just in the head”. Even if that is true the patients know they are sick and they need help by taking medication or just ...
September 26, 2009

Chemistry II
When dissolved in water, ammonium phosphate would have a value of __________ for i solute.
September 9, 2009

Chemistry II
What is the process that occurs when solvent molecules surround a solute?
September 9, 2009

Chemistry II
An unknown solute (a nonelectrolyte) was obtained and 5.37 g was weighed out. After dissolving the solute in water, the mass of the solution was 26.58 g. From the experimental results, the freezing point depression was found to be 3.6oC. If the freezing point depression ...
September 8, 2009

Chemistry II
If the freezing point depression (DTf) is 5.62 and the freezing point depression constant (Kf) is 3.90, what is the molality of the solution? Assume that the solute is a nonelectrolyte (i = 1).
September 8, 2009

History
Compare and contrast the American and french revolution
June 3, 2009

English
What is the main verb in this sentence...This dog food is made for larger dogs?
March 24, 2009

Biology
When you consume more food than you require the mitochondria in the liver are involved in forming triglycerides from the excess. Why is storage of triglycerides important?
February 18, 2009

Biology
Three fatty acids form a triglyceride with one glycerol. What similarities would the fatty acids have with polysaccharides? What differences?
February 18, 2009

Chemistry
considering the polarity of each compound and that of a solvent in which it is dissolved (including the potential for hydrogen bonding), give a brief explanation of each result: a) biphenyl in hexane - which is also soluble b) biphenyl in methyl alcohol - which is more soluble...
February 5, 2009

Chemistry
thank you!! that really helps me with the other problems also!! :)
February 5, 2009

Chemistry
considering the polarity of each compound and that of a solvent in which it is dissolved (including the potential for hydrogen bonding), give a brief explanation of each result: a) malonic acid in water - which i know is soluble b) malonic acid in hexane - which is also ...
February 5, 2009

Algebra
That makes sense. Thank you!
January 15, 2009

Algebra
Can someone explain to me why the intersection of two infinite sets is not always an infinite set, but the union of two infinite sets is?
January 15, 2009

social studies
You have mrs kalinski
January 14, 2009

grammar
how do i know what words go with the predicate? In the sentence "She can read this story aloud to you," It seems to me that the predicate would stop at "aloud." I'm pretty confused thank you for your time and help
January 8, 2009

grammar
what is the difference between a predicate and a verb? is a predicate a type of verb and if it is then how can i tell when it is just a verb and when it is a predicate
January 8, 2009

Spelling
it'll (it will) when'll (when will) who'll (who will) when's (when is) who's (who is) what's (what is) where's (where is) how's (how is) why's (why is) haven't (have not) can't (can not) won't (will not) don't (do not) shan&#...
January 8, 2009

science EASY but help plz
Solve: A jar contains 45mL of corn syrup whose mass is 41.4g and 90mL of glycerin whose mass is 75.4g. Which liquid is on top? SHOW MY WORK? im not sure how to do that what math would i show?
December 12, 2008

math
what is mass?
December 10, 2008

chemistry
I was doing a spectroscopy problem, and on the NMR spectrum a peak at around 4.4 with 2 H says "exchanges with D2O". What does this suggest?
November 26, 2008

biochemistry
Where can I find information on decarboxylases, kinases, etc and their function? I look everywhere, but the only information I can find is on wikipedia...
November 4, 2008

Chemistry
Im's So confused about stoichiometry. My question is this use stoichiometric calculations to predict the mass of solid product fromed in the reaction from the knwon mass of sodium hydrogen carbonate used. Balenced equation: 4NaHCO3 = 4Na + 2H2O + 4CO + 3O2
November 1, 2008

Chemistry
Choose the true statements regarding the charge-minimized Lewis structure(s) of the BrO2- ion. (selet all that apply) a. There is only one charge-minimized structure for this ion. b. There are two charge-minimized resonance structures for this ion. c. The formal charge on the...
October 5, 2008

algebra
9b^2-(-4b)^2 is this 9b^2+4b^2 or 9b^2+16b^2?
July 14, 2008

MATHS
In a quadrilateral ABCD, Angle A = 120 degrees, Angle B = 140 degrees. The bisectors of the angles C and D meet at the point Y. What is the size of the angle DYC?
July 12, 2008

math-algebra
thank you drwls!!!!!!!!!!!!!
July 11, 2008

math-algebra
x=3y-4 2x-y=7 solve as a set/substitution.
July 11, 2008

algebra
in y= mx+b m=rise/run what is b for?
July 8, 2008

Algebra
4x+y=3 find the slope using the slope form formula y=mx+b slope=rise/run
July 8, 2008

Physics
I get as far as 1/Do + 1/-1.58 = 17.167, but I'm not sure what my next step is.
May 27, 2008

Physics
-An object whose height is 5.8 cm is at a distance of 9.5 cm from a spherical concave mirror. Its image is real and has a height of 9.2 cm. Calculate the radius of curvature of the mirror. I got 0.1165 m for my answer. -How far from the mirror is it necessary to place the ...
May 27, 2008

Physics
My homework site does not accept 1.8 m. What are we doing wrong??
May 27, 2008

Physics
At 10:00hrs a 1.5- m-long vertical stick in air casts a shadow 1.4 m long. If the same stick is placed at 10:00hrs in air in a flat bottomed pool of salt water half the height of the stick, how long is the shadow on the floor of the pool? (For this pool, n = 1.44.) I know this...
May 27, 2008

Physics
What is the smallest a flat mirror can be while still being able to see your full reflection? I need to show my work/explain. Can anyone help me?
May 19, 2008

Pre-Algebra
i can help
May 7, 2008

Physics
A 86.0 kg person steps into a car of mass 2500.0 kg, causing it to sink 3.0 cm. Assuming no damping, with what frequency will the car and passenger vibrate on the springs? Here is what I do. I take the mass and set it equal to k*x to get k, then divide by 4. Then I add the 2 ...
April 30, 2008

Physics
N/m. I was doing it right all along, but the computer wasn't accepting meters as the correct unit.
April 30, 2008

Physics
My question had 2 parts: a) A 2.0 kg object oscillates with simple harmonic motion on a spring of force constant 580.0 N/m. The maximum speed is 1.0 m/s. What is the total energy of the object and the spring? Answer: 1.0 J b) What is the maximum amplitude of the oscillation? ...
April 30, 2008

tom
I'm pretty sure you use the equation "velocity = frequency x wavelength," where you use your wavelength and the velocity of sound in air, which is usually around 345 m/s.
April 30, 2008

Physics
Anything else?
April 22, 2008

Physics
When you release the arm of a trebuchet and the projectile is released, I know that energy is lost/wasted. Can someone give me some good examples of what happens to this energy?
April 22, 2008

Physics
N/m I figured it out!
March 30, 2008

Physics
A lead ball, with an initial temperature of 25.0oC, is released from a height of 96.0 m. It does not bounce when it hits a hard surface. Assume all the energy of the fall goes into heating the lead. Find the temperature (in degrees C) of the ball after it hits. Data: clead = ...
March 30, 2008

Physics
In a certain process, 2.11x10^5 J of heat are supplied to a system and at the same time, the system expands against a constant external pressure of 6.89x10^5 Pa. Given that the temperature of the system does not change, find the increase in volume of the system. Do I need to ...
March 26, 2008

Physics
The burning of gas in a car produces about 12,600 kJ/gallon of energy. If a car averages 35 km/gal when driving 90 km/hr, which requires 18.5 kW, what is the efficiency of the engine under those conditions? ...please help?
March 26, 2008

Physics
I don't use the mass at all then?
March 26, 2008

Physics
A steam engine's boiler completely converts 155 kg of water to steam. This process involves the transfer of 3.5 x 10^8 J by heat. If steam escaping a safety valve does 1.76 x 10^8 J of work against the outside atmosphere, what is the net internal energy of the water-steam ...
March 26, 2008

Maath
if you roll a fair number cube 30 times ,how many would you expect to roll a number that is a multipule of 3.
March 19, 2008

Astronomy
Great, thanks. :)
March 17, 2008

Astronomy
If a space probe were sent into orbit around the sun that brought it as close as 0.5 AU to the sun and as far away as 5.5 AU, what would its orbital period be? Can I use Kepler's 3rd law for this? I'm not sure how to take into account both AUs...
March 17, 2008

Astronomy
N/m I figured it out.
March 17, 2008

Astronomy
If you lived on Mars, which planets would describe retrograde loops? Which would never be visible as crecent phases?
March 17, 2008

English
in chapter 6 what is 1)contrast the attitudes of jack and ralph to the news of the beast. 2)what us the beast from the air? and 3) what is meant by "Piggy hung about near for all his brave words?"
February 25, 2008

pre-calc
what does multiplying a complex number by a real number do to its polar representation?
February 21, 2008

precalc
factor: (x-1)^1/2 - x(x-1)^-1/2 ive tried multiple different ways to firgure it out, but i cant seem to get too far in my work, i just dont know where to start.
February 17, 2008

chemistry
How does the cm^3 cancel out I'm multiplying 7.87g/cm^3 by 16.4cm^3?
February 13, 2008

chemistry
So it would be: 7.87cm^3 * 16.387064 cm^3/1in^3? Wouldn't it be the other way around with 1in^3/16.387064cm^3?
February 13, 2008

chemistry
If the density of a substance is 7.87 g/cubic cm, convert this density to g/cubic inches.
February 13, 2008

Pre-Calculus
rewrite using radicals and rational numbers Cos 3(pi)/8
February 6, 2008

Physics
How do the mainsail and the jib of a sailboat help the boat sail? What do these two sails have to do with force?
January 29, 2008

Physics
My class is making sailboats out of styrofoam. Basically we are given a block of styrofoam, some plastic bags/wooden dowels for the sails, and a little piece of metal for the keel that is either extremely light or a little heavier, whichever we want. When we have finished ...
January 23, 2008

Physics
An archer shoots an arrow that leaves the bow at an angle of 42 degrees above the horizontal. The arrow hits a target located 135 m away and 23 m above the height from which the arrow was shot. Given that the mass of the arrow is .125 kg and that it remained in contact with ...
January 16, 2008

Physics
An archer shoots an arrow that leaves the bow at an angle of 42 degrees above the horizontal. The arrow hits a target located 135 m away and 23 m above the height from which the arrow was shot. Given that the mass of the arrow is .125 kg and that it remained in contact with ...
January 16, 2008

physical science
Hydroelectricity
January 16, 2008

Biology
I'm so horrible at biology so help is appreicated; "The following experiment is to test the limits of cell population growth. Cells were grown in six flasks under different conditions. Eash flask contained a nutrient broth of the same concentration. The table below ...
January 15, 2008

Psychology
I had to do a learning project in Psych. For my project I taught myself to make my bed every day using operant conditioning. If I made my bed within 5 mintues of waking up, my mom would give me 5 dollars. I know this is positive reinforcement. However, I failed to make my bed ...
January 14, 2008

Physics
During World War 2, there were some cases where the crew fell out of burning aircraft without a parachute and survived the fall. Assume that the crew member reached a constant terminal speed of 128.3 km/hr prior to hitting a stack of loose hay. If the crew member can survive ...
January 14, 2008

Physics
A flea pulls on a puck with force 7 microN at an angle of 30°. Another flea pulls on the puck with force 2 microN at an angle of -60°. a) What is the magnitude of the net force on the puck? (I got 7.28 uN) b)At what angle is the net force? ( I got about 14.07 deg) c) A...
January 13, 2008

Physics
Thanks. :)
January 13, 2008

Physics
A car traveling at a constant speed of 125 km/hr passes a trooper hidden behind a billboard. One second after the speeding car passes the billboard, the trooper sets in a chase after the car with a constant acceleration of 2.7 m/s^2. How far does the trooper travel before he ...
January 13, 2008

Physics
A 2.6 m long, 16 kg piece of plywood is sitting on a pair of sawhorses. The sawhorses are .3 m from the left end and .5 m in from the right end of the plywood. A 4 kg circular saw is sitting 1 m in from the left end of the plywood. How much force is each sawhorse applying? ...
January 8, 2008

Physics
How much torque is applied to a bicycle wheel whose radius is 0.40 m in order to accelerate the 15 kg bike and 78 kg rider at a rate of 3.4 m/s^2? I'm totally lost on this one. Which equation do I need to use?
January 8, 2008

Physics
I still cannot solve this problem: Consider a spaceship located on the Earth-Moon center line (i.e. a line that intersects the centers of both bodies) such that, at that point, the tugs on the spaceship from each celestial body exactly cancel, leaving the craft literally ...
December 17, 2007

Physics
I've tried this several times, and I keep coming up with 43765.73 km, which is not correct. ???
December 17, 2007

Physics
Consider a spaceship located on the Earth-Moon center line (i.e. a line that intersects the centers of both bodies) such that, at that point, the tugs on the spaceship from each celestial body exactly cancel, leaving the craft literally weightless. Take the distance between ...
December 17, 2007

Physics
Oh you're right, I forgot that step. So 5.07E-12 N is the net force with both balls.
December 17, 2007

Physics
(6.67E-11)(2.16)(0.0088) / (0.5068)^2 = 4.94E-12 N Is that correct?
December 17, 2007

Physics
Two 2.160 kg crystal balls are 0.870 m apart in the vertical direction. Calculate the magnitude of the gravitational force they exert on a 8.80 g marble located 0.260 m horizontally out from the center of a line that intersects the centers of the balls. (For your own knowledge...
December 17, 2007

Physics
Ohhh I see now! Sorry, I just wasn't understanding before. Thanks. :)
December 16, 2007

Physics
Right. But w/o knowing the actual mass of the earth and moon, only the ratio, how can I do this?
December 16, 2007

Physics
Suppose that the ratio of the Moon's mass to the Earth's mass is given by 1.200E-2 and that the ratio of the Moon's radius to the Earth's radius is given by 2.700E-1. Calculate the ratio of an astronaut's Moon-weight to Earth-weight. Now it seems like this ...
December 16, 2007

Physics
Actually, that just made me even more confused. I still don't know what I'm supposed to use as the distance from the spaceship to the earth. Thanks, tho.
December 16, 2007

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