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A pistol is fired horizontally toward a target 120 m away but at the same height. The bullet's velocity is 200 m/s. How long does it take the bullet to get to the target? How far below the target does the bullet hit? please explain why you used the formula and how you got ...
June 9, 2015
Will 1 L of 1 M NaCl contain more chloride ions than 0.5 L of 1 M MgCl2 explain. One liter of 1 M NaCl contains________ mole(s) of NaCl, therefore_______ mole(s) of chloride ions. 0.5 L of 1 M MgCl2 contains__________ mole(s) of MgCl2, therefore_________ mole(s) of chloride ions.
June 3, 2015
Vector C has a magnitude 25.8 m and is in the direction of the negative y-axis. Vectors A and B are at angles α = 41.9° and β = 25.2° up from the x-axis respectively. If the vector sum A B C = 0, what are the magnitudes of A and B?
June 2, 2015
Points A and B have symmetry with respect to point C. Find the coordinates of C given the points: a) A(3, 4) and B(5, 1) c) A(5, 3) and B(2, 1) b) A(0, 2) and B(0, 6) d) A(2a, 0) and B(0, 2b)
May 28, 2015
Mount McKinley in Alaska is the tallest peak in North America with a summit at 20,320 ft, or 6194 m. It is also known as Denali, meaning "the high one" in the native Koyukon Athabaskan language. The average atmospheric pressure at the top of Denali is approximately ...
May 26, 2015
I can't figure out how to do this. design an experiment you could construct that might measure the amount of work it takes to change the volume of a gas in a piston. What materials would you use? What would you measure? What results would you expect? What if the results ...
May 18, 2015
Chemistry (Acids and Bases)
What is the pH of a 0.400 molar HCl solution? I did -log(.4)=.398. That seems too low. I think I need to find the molarity (M) of the solution, but I can't find it with the given information.
May 10, 2015
A 32.5 g sample of K2SO4 is dissolved in a quantity of water and stirred well. A 40.00 mL sample of the solution is evaporated to dryness and leaves behind 5.00 g of solid K2SO4.what is the molarity. Calculate molar masses of solutes to .01 grams
April 26, 2015
Some functions that aren't invertible can be made invertible by restricting their domains. For example, the function x^2 is invertible if we restrict x to the interval [0,\inf), or to any subset of that interval. In that case, the inverse function is-\sqrt x. (We could ...
March 27, 2015
Some functions that aren't invertible can be made invertible by restricting their domains. For example, the function x^2 is invertible if we restrict x to the interval [0,inf), or to any subset of that interval. In that case, the inverse function is \sqrt x. (We could also...
March 26, 2015
A random sample obtained from a population has a mean of µ=100 and a standard deviation of ó = 20. The error between the sample mean and the population mean for a sample of n = 16 is 5 points and the error between a sample men and population mean for a sample of n...
March 13, 2015
Using the Absorbance (0.455) of your Unknown SCN- solution and the slope (3163.9) from your Calibration Curve, calculate the concentration of SCN- in the solution created from 5.0 mL 0.200 M Fe(NO3)3, 40.0 mL H2O and 5.0 mL SCN-. How would I calculate?
March 1, 2015
A golf ball is driven down a horizontal fairway with an initial speed of 55m/s at an initial angle of 25 degrees. (Assume the tee from which the ball is hit is of negligible height). a). how far does the ball travel horizontally b). when does the ball land? c). what is the max...
February 17, 2015
A speeder passes a parked police car at a constant speed of 20.1 m/s. At that instant, the police car starts from rest with a uniform acceleration of 2.65 m/s How much time passes before the speeder is overtaken by the police car? Answer in units of s
February 5, 2015
Which one of the following statements is true? If f is continuous on (a, b), then f attains an absolute maximum value and f attains an absolute minimum inside the interval (a, b). If f '(x) > 0 on the interval (a, b), then f is decreasing on the interval (a,b) If f and ...
February 3, 2015
An aircraft has a lift off speed of 130 km/h. What minimum uniform acceleration does this require if the aircraft is to be airborne after a takeoff run of 350 m? Answer in units of m/s2
January 29, 2015
Charlene is feeling a box planter with soil each bag of soil contains enough to fill 500 cubic inches at the base of the blocks planter is a 9 inch square and the sides are 18 inches tall how many bags of soil for growing need
January 19, 2015
Master Cat Once upon a time, the cat (Meow, meow, meow) and the lion (Grrr, grrr, grrr) were very good friends. They lived together in a cave. The lion was very big but stupid. The cat was the wisest of all animals. He was a teacher of them all. The ...
January 14, 2015
Math-How do I do this problem?
An inverted conical tank (with vertex down) is 14 feet across the top and 24 feet deep. If water is flowing in at a rate of 12 ft3/min, find the rate of change of the depth of the water when the water is 10 feet deep.
December 21, 2014
Sixth Grade Math
Leland wants to paint a portrait for his parents using a photograph of them that is 5 inches wide by 8 inches high. He wants the portrait to be proportional to the photograph and 42 inches high. Which proportion can Leland use to find w, the width he needs to use to make the ...
December 11, 2014
Find all solutions to the equation sqrt(2-3x)= 9. Express your answer as a common fraction. I squared both sides and I got 4-9z^2=81 and then -9z^2=77 then I divided both sides by -9 and now I am stuck, I know I can square root both sides. But I think something went wrong.
December 3, 2014
The square root of h is greater than 10/3 and less than 24/5. How many integer values of h satisfy this condition? I think the first step would be to square each fraction so 100/9 and 576/25 and then see which whole numbers are between. Am I on the right track?
December 3, 2014
I titrated a 250mg tablet to see if it really had 250mg of scorbutic acid (H2C6O6) a diuretic acid, in it. I took a 250mg tablet, grounded it up and found it took 35.87ml of .0505 M NaOH to neutralize it 1. How many moles of NaOH is it? 35.87ml NaOh(1L/1000ml) (.0505M/1L)= ....
November 26, 2014
At the start of a trip, a driver adjusts the absolute pressure in her tires to be 2.84 ✕ 105 Pa when the outdoor temperature is 281 K. At the end of the trip she measures the pressure to be 2.95 ✕ 105 Pa. Ignoring the expansion of the tires, find the air ...
November 13, 2014
If Charlie is 6 1/3 ft tall, Dan is 6 5/12 ft tall and Mark is 6 1/6 ft tall, who is the tallest? I say Dan is the tallest, am I right? Thank You for any help you can give me on this.
November 10, 2014
The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...
October 20, 2014
6th Grade Math
Marianne buys 16 bags of potting soil that comes in 5/8 -pound bags. A. How many pounds of potting does Marianne buy? 10 B. If Mariannes father calls and says he needs 13 pounds of potting soil, will 4 more bags be enough to cover the extra soil needed? Is 10 the correct...
September 16, 2014
You complete 3 centimeters on your necklace in an hour. Each hour after the first,you triple the length of the necklace. Write an expression using exponents for the length of the necklace after 3 hours.Then find the length.
September 16, 2014
You can invest your money in a taxable corporate bond paying 10% interest or a tax-free municipal bond paying 7% interest. Which would pay the higher after tax interest if you are in the 28% tax bracket?
September 16, 2014
A new cruise ship line has launched 3 new ship: the pacific, the Caribbean and the island. The Caribbean has 37 more deluxe staterooms than the pacific. the island has 38 fewer deluxe staterooms than twice the number of deluxe stateroom on the pacific. Find the number of ...
August 1, 2014
The average price in dollars to rent a studio in Back Bay, Boston, Ma. can be approximated by the equation p=30.2t + 587,where t is the number of years since 1990. Solve this equation for t and use the new equation to determine approximately what year it will be when the ...
June 12, 2014