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February 12, 2016

# Posts by liz

Total # Posts: 1,250

Geometry
How would one solve similar right triangles if the first triangle has y and x as legs and a (altitude) as hypotenuse, and the second triangle has one leg of 50, the other is a, and the hypotenuse is 100. I solved for a, and it came out to be 86.6? Is this correct? How do I ...
February 8, 2016

Algebra
The sum of measures of angle X and angle Y is 90. If the measure of angle X is 30 less than twice the measure of angle Y, what is the measure of angle X?
January 20, 2016

Math
got it thank you
November 28, 2015

Math
inverse laplace transform of {5/(s-4)^3}
November 28, 2015

spanish
Alyssa, did you ever figure it out? I don't see it in the lesson.
November 14, 2015

The management of Ditton Industries has determined that the daily marginal revenue function associated with selling x units of their deluxe toaster ovens is given by the following where R '(x) is measured in dollars/unit. Rtext( )'\(x\) = -0.1x + 40 (a) Find the daily ...
November 13, 2015

health information law and ethics
Advance directives are defined by your readings as written instructions recognized under state law, such as living wills or durable powers of attorney for health care, that relate to the kind of health care the patient wishes to have or not have when incapacitated. Also know ...
November 6, 2015

Math
Lindsay has 10 inches of ribbon. She buys another three lengths of ribbon, each 5 inches long. How much ribbon does she have now?
November 3, 2015

Chemistry
wow, okay. Thank you!
November 2, 2015

Chemistry
Determine the number of grams of water in 7.00 g of copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate.
November 2, 2015

Chemistry
An experiment requires 0.34 M NH3(aq). The stockroom manager estimates that 15 L of the base is needed. What volume of 15 M NH3(aq) will be used to prepare this amount of 0.34 M base?
November 1, 2015

Math
Working together two people can cut a lawn of grass in 5 hours. One person can do the job alone in 1 hour less than the other. How long would it take the faster person to do the job?
October 8, 2015

AP Statisics
Joe scores 1770 on the SAT. Assuming that both tests measure the same thing, what score on the ACT is equivalent to Jose's SAT score? Explain.
October 2, 2015

chemistry
When carbon is burned in air, it reacts with oxygen to form carbon dioxide. When 14.4 g of carbon were burned in the presence of 55.2 g of oxygen, 16.8 g of oxygen remained unreacted. What mass of carbon dioxide was produced?
September 27, 2015

Math
193.75 miles
September 23, 2015

public speaking
when deciding on the topic, it is important to consider
September 16, 2015

Math
Describe a real-world problem that can be solved using the expression 29 divided by (3/8 + 5/6). Find the answer in the context of the situation. I know the answer is 24, however I cannot think of an expression to go along with this.
September 10, 2015

Math
Amy is building a house. The basement floor is at -15 feet. The roof of the house is above the ground 25 feet. Express the comparison of heights as an inequality. Explain the meaning of the inequality.
September 2, 2015

Math
Amy is building a house. The basement floor is at -15 feet. The roof of the house is above the ground 25 feet. Express the comparison of heights as an inequality. Explain the meaning of the inequality.
September 2, 2015

Physics
What will be the unit?
August 29, 2015

Physics
A force of 64 N is applied on a body producing an acceleration of 2.4 m/s^2. What is the mass of a body?
August 29, 2015

Math
Decompose 28*6 to make it easier below. Paula had a block of cream cheese that was 2 inches wide, 5 1/2 long and 1 1/2 inches tall. Paula used 1/2 of the cream cheese in her recipe. How many cubic inches of cream cheese did she use?
August 23, 2015

math
Which symbol is used to make -6? |-8| a true statement? A. > B. < C. = Is the answer B? Thank you
August 21, 2015

Math
Oops sorry thank you.😊
August 21, 2015

Math
Which set of integers are in the right order from least to greatest? A. -8,8,6,|-7|,5 B. |-7|,-8,8,6,5 C. -8,5,6,|-7|,8 D. 5,6,8,-8,|-7| Is the answer b? Thank you
August 21, 2015

Chemistry
Calculate the pH of a potassium phosphate buffer if the pKa of KH2PO4 is 7.2 and the acid-base ratio is 2:1 I took Chemistry 7 years ago and am in a review for a Biochem course I am takin. I do not remember the basics so any help with how to get started or what equations to ...
August 18, 2015

P.E
1. John goes running around his neighborhood everyday after work. What health-related factors will he be improving through his type of training? A. Cardiovascular efficiency and muscular strength. B/ power and speed. C. Agility and speed. D. Cardiovascular efficiency and speed...
August 18, 2015

P.E
1. What are the two important parts of physical fitness program? A. Skill-related and health-related B. Physical-related and mental-related C. Heart-related and skeletal related D. Cardio-related and strength related. 2. Body composition is best defined as: A. How much you ...
August 18, 2015

Algebra
I have a problem that reads as: -4x-2y=12 4x+8y=-24 And when solved the answer is (2,-2), but I checked the answer in the back and it says (6,-6) How does that WORK??
August 18, 2015

Science
Yay. Thank you😊
August 18, 2015

Science
1. Scientists are not concerned with the human impact on the environment. True False 2. The environment in our lifetime is the same as it was hundreds of years ago. True False 3. Weather usually affects small areas True False 4. The atmosphere is one part of the environment ...
August 18, 2015

Social studies.
Thank you
August 18, 2015

Social studies.
The earliest type of trade was A. Bartering B. Currency C. Economies D. Cowry shell currency Is the answer A? Thank you
August 18, 2015

Language Arts
Identify the antecedent for the underlined pronoun in the sentence below. The boy was excited about his date with Sheila, but he didn't know how (it) would turn out. It is underlined A. boy B. date C. Sheila Is the answer B? Thank you
August 18, 2015

Math
What is the 11th term of the following geometric sequence? Enter a whole number 7/9,-7/3,7,-21,63
August 1, 2015

stats
1)Suppose that the weight of tomato juice in mechanically filled cans follows a normal distribution with a mean of 464 grams and a standard deviation of 8 grams. a)A random sample of size n = 18 cans is taken. Will the sampling distribution of the sample mean weight be normal...
June 28, 2015

philosophy
What is the notion “good” mean for Kant? How does this lead him to the categorical imperative (provide and fully explain at least two formulations)? Provide example(s) of your own regarding how one might use the categorical imperative to determine a course of action...
June 20, 2015

philosophy
How are values established according to Hume? What human characteristics does he privilege in determining a value system and how do they inform our morality? How are they related to “Utility” and “Justice”? Are you convinced by his characterization of ...
June 20, 2015

chemistry
How much heat energy, in kilojoules, is required to convert 37.0g of ice at −18.0 ∘C to water at 25.0 ∘C ?
May 9, 2015

physics
Bill has a mass of 66.9 kg. Jane has a mass of 58.8 kg. If they are seated 2.2 m apart, how much gravitational force attracts them?
May 3, 2015

chemistry
Three gases (8.00 g of methane, CH4, 18.0 g of ethane, C2H6, and an unknown amount of propane, C3H8) were added to the same 10.0-L container. At 23.0 ∘C, the total pressure in the container is 4.50atm . Calculate the partial pressure of each gas in the container. Express...
May 1, 2015

algebra NEED HELP
I've tried to do these problems multiple times and I'm just so confused. 1. (root x-5) + 5 = 0 2. (root 2-7x) = 2x Thanks!
April 29, 2015

Math
Ana had some money. she used 4/7 to buy shoes which cost \$96. if she spent another 2/7 to buy a dress how much would she spend altogether?
April 22, 2015

physics
Choose one of the Laws of Thermodynamics (zeroth, first, second, or third) and give a brief summary of its development. Who is credited with "discovering" it and when? How did the four laws come to be ordered as they are? Please explain in detail
April 14, 2015

physics
pls someone should solve dis
April 12, 2015

science
what is electrical deduction?
March 24, 2015

physics
At the beginning of a new school term, a student moves a box of books by attaching a rope to the box and pulling with a force of F = 88.9 N at an angle of 56◦ , as shown in the figure. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s 2 . The box of books has a mass of 17 kg and ...
March 15, 2015

trig
a balloon is tethered to the ground by a string 5 m long if the string makes an angle of 65 degrees with the ground how high above the ground is the balloon
March 13, 2015

Chemistry
Assuming that the lab procedure was conducted in an identical manner in all other respects, if a large quantity of vinegar had been taken initially for analysis, for example, a 50.0 ml instead of 25.0mL discuss briefly how each of the following would change. A. the moles of ...
March 13, 2015

Chemistry
I did a lab on vinegar and titration. The question asks.. In the titration of acetic acid and NaOH the use of the color indicator mandates that excess base be present to detect the reading endpoint. Will this cause the calculated and reported mass percent of acetic acid in ...
March 13, 2015

Science (Chemistry)
March 9, 2015

Science
ok what is the correct answer I am freaking out
February 18, 2015

Physics
Well, I just found out that I failed my physics midterm. I got a 51. Yes I studied but I still don't get the forces and inclined planes. And my parents are going to kill me if they find out. The midterm brought down my grade to a 79!! Any advice? P.S I also got a 71 on my ...
January 28, 2015

College Algebra
Suppose that \$6,400 is invested at 0.5% interest, compounded monthly. How much, to the nearest penny, is in the account after 7 years?
January 23, 2015

Chemistry
I have two questions that I do not know how to answer. Thanks for your help! 1. Calculate the [OH^-], [H^+], pH, and pOH for a 0.50M solution of CN^- 2. Calculate the molar solubility of PbCl2 in 0.40M KCl
January 11, 2015

Chemistry
How would you determine if a given compound is acidic, basic or neutral? Also if given a compound, how would you determine if the state is aqueous (without a chart)?
January 4, 2015

Physics
A block of mass m is pulled across a level surface by a rope that makes an angle θ with the horizontal. The coefficient of friction is μ. (a) Determine the amount of force F required to slide the block at a constant velocity. (b) Determine the optimum angle at which ...
December 3, 2014

physics
A man pushes 100.0 N on the handle of a 40.0 kg lawnmower. The applied force is in the same direction as the handle, which is tilted 35.0° relative to horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.10. Find the amount of acceleration.
December 3, 2014

physics
You create a plot of T2 (in s2) vs mass (in kg) and the linear fit of your graph gives a slope of 0.12735 ± 0.01234. What is the value of the spring constant you took the data with? i am not sure what to do. i know the k=1/slope but im not sure how to start to solve ...
December 1, 2014

Chemistry
Hi Chris, I believe I am in your Intro Chem class at Alfred State. To do this problem, all you have to do is substitute the equation C(s) V(s)= C(d) V(d)... C stands for the moles (concentration) and the V stands for the mL (volume) if you plug the numbers into the equation...
November 29, 2014

math
A tank holds 15 litres of water.A cup holds 3/10 of a litre. How many cups of water does the tank hold
November 18, 2014

art/photography
1. In sandy skoglunds THE COCKTAIL PARTY what was the artist contrasting? 2. What did the artist say about her work? 3. What does the artist deal with in all of her illustrations? 4. What happens to sandy skoglunds installations pieces and what become of the work of art? 5. ...
November 9, 2014

Physics
A 24.00 kg block at rest on a horizontal frictionless air track is connected to the wall via a spring. The equilibrium position of the mass is defined to be at x=0. Somebody pushes the mass to the position x=0.3500 m, then lets it go. The mass undergoes simple harmonic motion ...
November 8, 2014

A grocery store sells snacks by weight. A six ounce bag of mixed nuts costs \$3.60. Predict the cost of a two ounce bag. Please help answer
November 4, 2014

Gina's art teacher mixes 9 pints of yellow paint with 6 pints of blue paint to create green paint. Gina mixes 4 pints of yellow paint with 3 pints of blue paint. Did Gina use the same ratio of yellow paint to blue paint instructed by her teacher? Explain. Is it 9/6 to 4/3...
November 4, 2014

English
Which of the following stylistic movement best represents Weird Al Yankovic's song Canadian Idiot? Would it be existentialism, modernism or postmodernism and why?
November 3, 2014

finamce
Define captital structure weights)Templeton extended care facilities, inc., is considering the acquisition of a chain of cemeteries for \$400 million. Since the primary asset of this business is real estate, Templetons management has determined that they will be able to borrow ...
November 2, 2014

Math
On December 16, 1811, an earthquake occurred near New Madrid, Missouri, that temporarily reversed the course of the Mississippi River. The quake had a magnitude of 8.8. On October 17, 1989, a calamitous quake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale occurred in San Francisco during ...
October 31, 2014

Would part B be 180/252, and would part C be 252/10? Please let us know if correct thx
October 29, 2014

Tomas makes balloons sculptures at a circus. In 180 minutes, he uses 252 balloons to make 36 identical balloon sculptures. Part A question how many minutes does it take to mAke one balloon sculpture? How many balloons are used in one sculpture? b. What is Toma's unit rate ...
October 29, 2014

Ed is using the recipe shown to make fruit salad. He wants to use 30 diced strawberries in his fruit salad. How many bananas, apples, and pears should Ed use in his fruit salad? The fruit salad recipe reads 4 bananas, diced, 3 apples diced, 6 pears diced and 10 strawberries ...
October 29, 2014

Math
If an object is propelled upward from ground level with initial velocity of 55 feet per second, it's height h in feet t seconds later is given by the equation H=-16t^2+55t. after how many seconds does the object hit ground?
October 28, 2014

calculus
Find the length and width of a rectangle that has the given area and a minimum perimeter. Area: 8A square centimeters
October 26, 2014

COLLEGE PHYSICS
An internal explosion breaks an object, initially at rest, into two pieces. One piece (m1) is 1.5 times more massive than the other (m2). If 7500 J were released by the explosion, how much KE did each piece acquire?
October 22, 2014

Physics
A rescue plane is flying horizontally at a height of 132 m above the ground. The pilot spots a survivor and releases an emergency kit with a parachute. The kit descends at a constant vertical acceleration of and the initial plane horizontal speed is . Assuming air resistance ...
October 22, 2014

math
The number 199,557 contains two sets of digits in which one digit is ten times as great as the other. What are the values of the digits in each set?
October 15, 2014

English
I have to write a 5 paragraph comparison and contrast essay on Agamemnon, Hamlet, and The Love song of J. Alfred Prufrock. When writing this, do I compare all three stories at once in each paragraph as well as their differences in each of the 3 body paragraphs?
October 11, 2014

Math & Statistics
Problem 6 [Total 5 marks] The drug Ziac is used to treat hypertension. In a large clinical trial it was found that 32% of those in the placebo group experienced dizziness. (a) [1 mark] Assuming that the same 32% proportion applies to subjects taking the drug, find the ...
October 8, 2014

science
An electron drop to what energy level is likely to emit a photon in the infrared region?
October 4, 2014

Trigonometry
A communications tower is located at the top of a steep hill, as shown. The angle of inclination of the hill is 58°. A guy wire is to be attached to the top of the tower and to the ground, 50 m downhill from the base of the tower. The angle α in the figure is ...
October 1, 2014

Math
List these numbers from least to greatest 7/3, 3/4, 2/3, 0.5, 1.3
October 1, 2014

algebra
the area of a rectangular picture frame is 30 1/3 square inches. the length of the frame is 6 1/2 inches.please help find the width of the frame. thanks
September 29, 2014

algebra
Dao has 2 3/8 pounds of hamburger meat. he is making 1/4 pound hamburgers. does Dao have enough meat to make 10 hamburgers? explain. thanks
September 29, 2014

algebra
Jeremy has 4 1/2 cups of iced tea. He wants to divide the tea into 3/4 cup servings. use the model to find the number of servings he can make. Please help answer question. thanks would it be 9/2 multiplied by 4/3
September 29, 2014

math-pre calc
On a drive from your home to town, you wish to average 48 mph. The distance from your home to town is 106 miles. However, at 53 miles (half way), you find you have averaged only 36 mph. What average speed must you maintain in the remaining distance in order to have an overall ...
September 24, 2014

chemistry
It's supposed to be "c" of liquid ,I'm sorry.
September 23, 2014

chemistry
A 50g chunk of metal (c=0.0506 j/g°C) is heated to 60°C. it is then dropped into a calorimeter(c=1.40 j/g°C,m=5.0 g)that contains 100.0g of an unknown liquid. the temperature of the liquid raises from 15°C to 20°C.What is the c of the calorimeter?
September 23, 2014

algebra 1
a number and its absolute value are equal.if you substract 2 from the number, the new number and its absolute value are not equal. what do you know about the number? what is a possible number that satisfies these conditions? Can you help answer these 2 questions? thanks
September 10, 2014

algebra 1
the deepest point in elevation in the indian ocean is the java trench, which is 25,344 feet below sea level. elevations below sea level are represented by negative numbers. can you help write the elevation of the Java Trench? also, a mile is 5,280 feet. Between which two ...
September 10, 2014

algebra
two students are playing a math game. the object of the game is to make the least possible number by arranging the given digits inside absolute value bars on a card. In the first round, each player will use the digits 3, 5, and 7 to fill in the card. One student arranges the ...
September 10, 2014

Algebra
If the absolute value of a negative number is 2.78, what is the distance on the number line between the number and its absolute value? can you help explain the answer. thanks
September 10, 2014

Chemistry
sorry I forgot to add the rest. I also have the concentration of NaOH which is 1.0 M, pKa is 4.4, and the volume of the acid is 25 mL
August 17, 2014

Chemistry
How would I find the concentration of an unknown acid if I have a Ka value of 3.98x10^-5?
August 17, 2014

calculus
A parallelogram is determined by the vectors a = [-2, 5] and b = [3, 2]. Determine the diagonals of the parallelogram.
August 16, 2014

calculus
Solved
August 16, 2014

calculus
Beth leaves a dock in a motorboat travelling at 14 m/s. She heads downstream at an angle of 40° to the current, which flows at 6 m/s. Determine how long it takes for Beth to travel 400 m
August 16, 2014

SOLVED
SOLVED
August 16, 2014

calculus
For the vectors x=(0,6,-5), y=(2,1,4) and z=(-2,3,-1) what is the value of (2x+y)·(3y-z)? (dot product question and each letter is a vector)
August 16, 2014

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