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July 29, 2016
Total # Posts: 1,227

**College algebra**

At least, from the sign of a, one can tell whether it is concave upward or downward a>0 => concave upward.
*June 6, 2011*

**science**

4. Why do we tend to assume that natural chemicals are safe while industrial chemicals are evil? Is this correct?
*June 5, 2011*

**english**

I have been working on this and am still confused. Which sentence is correct. Using the pronoun case- A) My brother knows more about technology than me. B) My brother knows more about technology than I. I thought it would be best for B and add to it the word do at the end but ...
*May 29, 2011*

**business math**

1. Find down payment.272900* 0.1. 2. Hence Future value = (272900 - down payment). 3. Use I = 0.07, n= 25 and apply future value formula to get PMT. FV = PMT ((1+ i)^n -1) --------------- i To get interest, PMT * 25 - FV.
*May 26, 2011*

**chemistry**

how much energy is released when a 5600 gram sample of water cools from 99 degress celsius to 28 degrees celcius
*May 10, 2011*

**Physics**

An elevator is moving down with an acceleration of 2.46 m/s^2. What would be the apparent weight of a 66 kg man in the elevator?
*March 29, 2011*

**algebra**

mgf b
*March 29, 2011*

**Physics**

2373.815494
*March 26, 2011*

**History**

I am totally stumped. The picture we are to look at is called Five generations of slaves in South Carolina. The picture shows a family outside their home. The questions we are asked is to 1-make inferences about the owner of the plantation that is showin in the image 2-do you ...
*March 16, 2011*

**Management**

How does management style influence the working environment at MTV ?
*March 7, 2011*

**history**

What impact did the War of 1812 have on the American Federal Government? My answer is that it strengthened it with economic opportunities, diplomatic avenues, and nationalism. Is this correct?
*March 4, 2011*

**history**

What is the significance of Alexander Hamilton's financial program? How did Hamilton's financial program play a role in the creation of a two-party political system? My response to the first was that he wanted to increase the nations finances and to make sure there ...
*March 2, 2011*

**8th grade science**

Tyler put a cube of blue closed cell foam in a syringe and clamped the the end closed, what happened to the particles outside of the cube?
*February 28, 2011*

**history**

Explain how the existence of the Confederate government played a role in the development of the current constitution. I feel that the articles of confederation joined the states to gether- uniting America and creating a government that was elected by the people with powers ...
*February 25, 2011*

**Engineering Physics**

A 1.0-kg block is released from rest at the top of a frictionless incline that makes and angle of 37 degrees with the horizontal. An unknown distance down the incline from the point of release, there is a spring with k=200 N/m. It is observed that the mass is brought ...
*February 24, 2011*

**calculus**

Suppose A is a positive real number and mA is the average value of (sin(Ax))3 on the interval [0; 2]. Compute mA. what is lim mA as A goes to infinite?
*February 23, 2011*

**algebra**

addition method:3x-5y=-2 and 5y-2x=-2 how would I solve it since they are not together?
*February 21, 2011*

**Science. Please Help!**

A completely liquid solution of KCl suddenly begins producing solid crystals (as precipitate) when one crystal of KCl is dropped into it. The original solution was
*February 14, 2011*

**Science**

What is the defenition of the word dissolve?
*February 11, 2011*

**Physics**

Engineers are trying to create artificial "gravity" in a ringshaped space station by spinning it like a centrifuge. The ring is 170 m in radius. How quickly must the space station turn in order to give the astronauts inside it apparent weights equal to their real ...
*February 11, 2011*

**cultural diversity**

what is acculturation
*February 9, 2011*

**American Government**

e. Its head is appointed by the president.
*February 6, 2011*

**history**

From where did early North Americans migrate and how did they reach North America? Describe the lifestyles of early North American men and women. Im not sure which way to answer this one. I have two answers. The first was coming from Asia and crossing the land bridge at the ...
*February 5, 2011*

** Urgent!!! Physics**

Andrea, I think you shouldn't have waited til the last minute for that mastering physics homework thats due at 11:59pm
*January 26, 2011*

**math**

is y=2^x^2 considered a double exponential function or not? I believe it is but am not sure since the exponent is x and that is squared. I think to qualify as exponential function wouldn't the x need to be a number and not x?
*January 25, 2011*

**math**

I had to repost this since I hit the submit button by mistake Use patterns or a linear equation to complete the table. column x 1,3,5,10,50,100 column y -1,3,7,?,?,? I tried several combinations using -3,2,and -1 in place of m but still not coming out right. Our options for ...
*January 24, 2011*

**find a pattern**

Ji
*January 20, 2011*

**math**

Write the answer to the problem as an algebraic expression. The product of two numbers is 30. One of the numbers is r. What is the other number? Our choices are: a) r/30 b) 30/r c) 30-r d) 30r I believe the answer is b but am thinking it may be c, any help?
*January 20, 2011*

**math**

find the slope of the line through the given points (8,-2) and (8,-1) when i do the math I come up with 1/0 as the slope making that infinite. Our choices for the answer are: a)0 B) 1/16 c) 3/16 d) no slope would the answer be d since the slope is infinite?
*January 20, 2011*

**math**

Determine if the relationship represented is linear. x=5,10,15,20,25,30 and y=50,60,70,80,80,90 I could not find a relationship that worked for all the numbers so I would say it is not linear. Correct?
*January 20, 2011*

**alg. 2**

complete the square... x^2-16x+4=0
*January 19, 2011*

**math**

930
*January 18, 2011*

**math**

Give the slope and y-intercept for the line represented by y=3x/2
*January 17, 2011*

**English**

Thank you I did not mean to spell speak wrong.
*January 17, 2011*

**English**

So which way is correct? The teacher will speack about the homeless in Florida. Or The teacher will talk about the homeless in Florida.
*January 17, 2011*

**English**

The teacher will talk about homeless in Florida. Or is it better to write it this way? The teacher will speak about homeless in Florida.
*January 17, 2011*

**math**

State the solutions, or estimated solutions, to each quadratick equation. We have equation is x^2-9x+20.25=0 and the graph is y=x^2-9x+20.25 Not sure how to figure this one out. I assume I just solve the equation and not the graph to get the ordered pairs?
*January 12, 2011*

**math**

Using the formula v=20(1.222)^t and v is the value and t=0 which is the year 1971. What year will the set be worth 1500? I input this into the formula to get 1500=20(1.222) The 20(1.222) is 24.44 not sure how to figure out the year. I believe I just add the 24 years to 1971 to...
*January 12, 2011*

**math**

Tell if the relationship is linear? Write the equation for the relationship. values for x are showing 1,2,5,8,10,11 values for y are showing 1.5,2.5,5.5,8.5,10.5,11.5 I could not get any relationship I could think of to make these linear. I tried y=2x just to name one of them ...
*January 11, 2011*

**math**

Give 5 possible dimensions for the following rectangle with the perimeter given. Perimeter= 12x+20
*January 10, 2011*

**Algebra**

(2-3i)(1-i)-(3-i)(3+i)
*January 10, 2011*

**math**

Multiple choice question. Describe all symmetries of a square. A) 2 lines of reflectional symmetry B) 2 lines of reflectional symmetry, 180 degree rotational symmetry C) 4 lines of reflectional symmetry D) 4 lines of reflectional symmetry, 90 degree rotational symmetry I ...
*January 6, 2011*

**math**

5 liters of water= ____ kg liters and kg are 2 different types of measurement but 1 liter of water is 1 kg so would this make the answer then 5 kg or would it not be able to be solved since 2 different types of measures?
*January 6, 2011*

**math**

Looking at a basketball court diagram. The shaded area is the free throw lane and the arc that is attached to the lane only. Find the shaded part of this diagram. The foul line is 15 ft from the basket which is 4 ft from the end line. The lane is 12 ft wide. I am not sure I ...
*January 5, 2011*

**math**

find the shaded area in the circle with a rectangle ( 3 x 4 ft dimension) inside the circle. I don't understand how to figure out the shaded area which is all the space between the circle and the rectangle?
*January 5, 2011*

**math**

looking at a square pyramid, if the size of the base remains the same and the height of the pyramid varies what are the minimum surface area and minimum volume the pyramid can have? The base is showing 2 in and the line on the right side of the base which I believe is also ...
*January 5, 2011*

**math**

find the perimeter of a square with a diagonal of 6 square root 2 in. I am not sure how to figure out this perimeter.
*January 5, 2011*

**accounting**

Case 1. Bona Bonjela's Salary per year = $45,500 Leslie Bonjela's Salary per year = $18,500 Interest of deposit per year = $23,660 Income = $87,660 a) Bona and his wife earn $64,000 amount per annum when Bona Bonjela works as a bricklayer and his wife, Leslie works in ...
*January 5, 2011*

**math**

If square ABCD has a larger area than rectangle EFGH, does it follow that ABCD must have a perimeter larger than that of EFGH? Why or why not? I believe it will have a larger perimeter that the other, is this correct?
*January 4, 2011*

**math**

5 sq ft= ___ in I have that this converts to 720 square inches but cannot convert it down to inches. I have no clue how to break this down to inches since square deals with area and we don't know the sides. Is it possible to break this down to inches?
*January 4, 2011*

**geology**

Name a region where one should expect to find lineated and foliated metamorphic rocks. I believe the rocky mountains would be a good answer, is this correct?
*January 3, 2011*

**geology**

Do you suppose that the geologic age of calcitic marble could be determined from its fossil content as can be done with fossiliferous limestone? My answer is yes am I correct
*January 3, 2011*

**geology**

Apart from the composition of the rock itself, what climate do you imagine is more conducive to physical weathering? and Chemical weathering? I know physical weathering is from wind and water transporting the eroded rocks and particles. Chemical weathering is water ...
*December 15, 2010*

**geometry**

what are the symmetry properties of a regular octahedron and a cube?
*December 15, 2010*

**math**

what are the different axes of rotational symmetry for a pentagonal pyramid?
*December 14, 2010*

**math**

how many axes of rotational symmetry does an equilateral triangle have (it is shown in 3d style)
*December 14, 2010*

**geometry**

determine why Euler's formula continues to hold for the polyhedron formed by cutting corners off of an octahedron. a) for an octahedron V=__, F=__,E=__ b) when you slice off one corner of the octahedron, you (gain or lose)__ edges. C) therefore, the total change in V is __...
*December 13, 2010*

**geology**

If granite were melted in the laboratory, what would be the order in which its minerals would melt. The minerals inside are: most complete large crystallized mineral is X next complete small cryastallized mineral is Z next to least large crystallized mineral is Y least ...
*December 12, 2010*

**geology**

Judging from the sizes of the before-and-after craters atop Mount St. Helens, which volcani event appears to have been more explosive, the last one before 1980, or that which occured in 1980? I thought it would be the one before 1980 since that would have created the upheaval ...
*December 12, 2010*

**math**

Which quadrilaterals have a)perpendicular diagonals b)opposite angles congruent? c) two pairs of parallel sides? d) a pair of congruent, adjacent sides? My answers a)rhombus and square b)rhombus, square, and parallelogram c)parallelogram, rectangle, and square d) at first I ...
*December 7, 2010*

**math**

We have a circle that has 270 degrees listed outside the circle at the top left. Inside the circle at the bottom right side is a an angle inside the circle with a P. Find the measure of Angle P. Would this be that we take 360-270 to get the measure of Angle P?
*December 7, 2010*

**math**

Not sure how to answer this m(<1)=4x +10 and m(<7)=6x+4, what are the measures of angles 1 and 7?
*December 7, 2010*

**math **

draw a 16-mile trail map with five locations where a hiker could start at any location, walk all 16 miles, and return to the same location without walking over any trail twice. I am confused here. At first I thought I would draw the map with the stops making a house type ...
*December 7, 2010*

**algebra**

Solve for x: (-1/3)(-4+3x)=1/2
*December 3, 2010*

**9th grade**

what is it called when chemicals that influence the way that neurons communicate communicate with each other
*December 1, 2010*

**math**

Four well-defined social classes (1=low and 4=high) exist in a country. If X is a random variable giving the social class of the son of a father from social class 1, the distribution of X is as follows: we have a small chart that has son's class, X and a 1,2,3,4 next to it...
*December 1, 2010*

**math**

How many games are played in a women's soccer conference if there are eight teams and all teams play each other twice? I figured 8x7x2=112 since this is 8 teams and 7 opponents per team and playing twice am i right?
*November 30, 2010*

**math**

How many different license plates could be made if they have one or two letters followed by 1,2,or 3 digits? Reptetitions are allowed. I figured that 26 would be for 1 letter and 52 for 2 letters so (26+52) but not sure how to figure the numbers part.
*November 30, 2010*

**math**

The numbers 1-10 are placed on cards, and the cards are put in a hat. If two cards are drawn, in order, without replacement, what is the probability that one number is even and the other a prime? I know there are 4 primes-2,3,5,7 and 5 even numbers 2,4,6,8,10 not sure how to ...
*November 30, 2010*

**math**

Two cards are drawn without replacement from a deck of 52 cards. What is the probability that both are tens, if the first card was a ten?
*November 28, 2010*

**math**

Two cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 cards. What is the probability that the second card is a face card, if the first card was a queen? Would this be 11/51?
*November 28, 2010*

**math**

A lottery game has balls numbered 1 through 15. If a ball is selected at random, what is the probability of selecting a ball showing an even number or the number 12? I thought the answer would be 7 even numbers and 1 for the 12 which would be 8/15 is not an option for the ...
*November 27, 2010*

**math**

A bag contains 7 red marbles, 2 blue marbles, and 1 green marble. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability of choosing a marble that is not blue? I have seen so many different answers on this site to this question and am not sure. I thought it would be 7 red...
*November 27, 2010*

**math**

On a bar graph the average cost of renting a studio in one city in years 1994 through 1998. The graph goes from 0 to 600. Year 94 is up to 400, year 95 is up to 500, year 96 is up to 500, year 97 is up to 525, and year 98 is up to 550. By what percentage does the average price...
*November 25, 2010*

**geology**

What is the minimum age of Earth. We are given a hint of: If the age of Earth were equal to one calendar year, the 1492 arrival of Christopher Columbus in America would have occurred at five seconds to midnight Dec. 31. That confuses me even more.
*November 22, 2010*

**math**

If P(A) = 2/3, P(B) = 1/6, and P(A and B) = 0, what can you say about P(A or B)? Not sure how to answer this one.
*November 22, 2010*

**math **

What is the probability of flipping a coin two times and getting no heads? Would that be 1/2x1/2=1 so the probability is 1%?
*November 22, 2010*

**math**

a pair of dice are rolled and the sum on their upturned faces is recorded. What is the probability that the sum showing is 8, given that one die is showing a 5? Taking into consideration the numbers 1-6 on the second die wouldn't the probability be 1/6?
*November 22, 2010*

**math**

2 cards are drawn without replacement from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards. What is the probability that both are spades if the first card drawn was a spade? I think you subtract out the first spade making the probability 12/51 since you take off the first card already ...
*November 22, 2010*

**math**

Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of paper contain one of the set of digits 0 through 9 and 26 slips contain one of the 26 letters of the alphabet. Determine the probability of drawing one slip, what is P (even number or a vowel) I have 5...
*November 22, 2010*

**math**

Consider the experiment of selecting a card from an ordinary deck of 52 playing cards and determine the probability of a red card or a card showing a 5 is drawn. I figured the red cards would be 26/52 and the 5 would be 4/52. Would I add these two together for the answer of 28...
*November 22, 2010*

**statistics**

.59
*November 21, 2010*

**geology**

How old are the oldest meteorites yet studied and what is the minimum age of Earth since Earth is at least as old as the meteorites. We know the oldest meteorites contain equal amounts of uranium 238 and lead 206. Uranium 238 has a half life of 4.5 billion years. Would that ...
*November 21, 2010*

**geology**

2 trees grew near one another and have the same growth succession but one is larger than the other. The rate of growth of a tree is based on moisture, sunlight, temperature, and nutritious soil. Which of the four factors above is the reason for the difference in their sizes? (...
*November 21, 2010*

**PHYSICS**

is this from a webwork?
*November 21, 2010*

**math**

Between a bar graph and a line graph which one is more appropriate for displaying the number of individuals of dffering ages at a picnic. We are provided the ages brackets and frequency. I say it is a bar graph since line graphs are better for over time instead of a single ...
*November 18, 2010*

**math**

A box and whisker graph showing beef hotdogs with high and low of 110-190 and meat hotdogs with high and low of 105-195 and poultry hot dogs with 85-170. This suggests that poultry dogs have fewer calories per dog than either beef or meat hotdogs. Yet, one dietician claims ...
*November 18, 2010*

**Ms. Sue please**

Ms. Sue I had asked this of you already and you said a histogram would be best but I get confused on this and when I enter it into excel it comes out wrong. The data we have is for age 1-14 death rate per 1000 is 4.6, 15-24 rate is 6.2, 25-44 rate is 16.6, 45-64 rate os 8.8 ...
*November 18, 2010*

**math**

I get confused on this. What type of chart would I use that would show the relationship between age and deaths/1000 people from car accidents. We are provided age groupings of 1-14, 15-24, 25-44, 45-64, and 65+ with this we also have the death rates for each group per 1000. I ...
*November 18, 2010*

**math**

Describe the misuse or misinterpretation of statistics that may be involved. An ad for arcbrite claims that the detergent gets clothes twice as clean. I think it is wrong because there is no proof that the clothes get twice as clean. Also no clothes can be twice as clean they ...
*November 18, 2010*

**math**

Suppose that Helen buys three items for 47 cents each, five items for 71 cents each, and two items for 1.21 each. What was the average cost of all the items she bought? Would the answer be 74 cents?
*November 18, 2010*

**physics**

2. A hockey player is skating in a straight line at 1.5 m/s. He then increases his speed to 7 m/s in 3 s. What is his average acceleration during this 3 s?
*November 18, 2010*

**math**

Which graph is more appropriate for displaying the number of individuals of differing ages at a picnic? A histogram, bar graph, or line graph? Why would it not be appropriate to use the ones not picked? I am confused... I thought it would be bar graph as the most appropriate ...
*November 17, 2010*

**math**

Please explain how you would use a mathematical property to make the following number sentence always true: a x 9 = a x 7 + 2
*November 14, 2010*

**math**

A full container holds 5/8 of a gallon of liquid. If the container is 4/5 full, how much liquid is in the conatainer? And the answer must be explained using words.
*November 14, 2010*

**math 050**

you have to do the reciprocal of the second fraction, so it would be 5/4 and then multiply both fractions together. But don't forget to simplify if possible. :)
*November 12, 2010*