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1. y=x2 - 16 for maximum or minumum, dy/dx=0 hence 2x=0 or x=0 minimum value of function occurs when x=0 which is y=-16 2.using same principle as above, dy/dx=10x+5 when dy/dx=0 => 10x+5=0 => x=-1/2 minimum value of y= -5/4 - 5/2 + 11 for 3, 4 and 5 use the same ...
February 4, 2013
Here: Barrio Boy is a true story of the author's cultural transition from a small Mexican village to a barrio in the United States. My Lack of Gumption is based from the actual life experiences of the author Russell Baker during his childhood in search for a career to ...
January 10, 2013
HOW CAN I SOLVE WITH THESE NUMBERS? A latex balloon, wall thickness 3.091 x 10-4 m, contains helium at a concentration of 0.82 kg m-3. Under these conditions the total surface area of the balloon is 0.5 m2. The diffusion coefficient of He in latex at room temperature is 4.9 x ...
December 15, 2012
3. Christians and Muslims wanted to control the Holy Land because *of the region's gold mines. *they needed supplies for their armies. *it had valuable water resources. *they believed it was a sacred place.
November 20, 2012
1. What enabled people of northern Italy to sponsor learning? (1 point)Martin Luther's ideas a mild climate wealth from trade help from the Germany government 2. What did German leaders want during the Reformation? (1 point)to increase the pope's power to collect their...
November 19, 2012
The average amount of time people spend on facebook each day is 71 minutes, with a standard deviation of 4.7 minutes. Are you more likely to select a random person that spends less than 68 minutes per day, or a group of 35 people that spend on average less than 65 minutes per ...
November 17, 2012
What enabled people of northern Italy to sponsor learning? (1 point)Martin Luther's ideas a mild climate wealth from trade help from the Germany government 2. What did German leaders want during the Reformation? (1 point)to increase the pope's power to collect their ...
November 15, 2012
24.62 g of nickel heated and then immersed in 200ml of water. the temperature of the water rose 22.50c to 32.20c.The specific heat of NI is .470J/g*C. What is the temperature of the Ni before it is immersed in the water?
October 10, 2012
Since the force 235 N is at an angle, you want it to be parallell with the ground. To do that you do the cosine of the angle multiplied by the force. So 235*cos34.8 = 192.97 N Using F=ma 192.97=19a so a= 10.1563 m/s^2
October 4, 2012
A local fire station receives an average of 0.5 rescue calls per day. Find the probability that on a randomly selected day, the fire station will receive fewer than two calls. (Round your answer to the nearest thousandth.)
July 13, 2012
11. What is the bearing of the plane? 12. What is the smallest angle of the triangle? 13. What is the largest angle of the triangle? 14. What is the remaining angle of the triangle? 15. What is the ground speed of the plane? I am lost on these
June 5, 2012
C(5) would be the cost to make 5 sailboats, so substitute 5 for 'x' (2 * 5) + 20 10 + 20 = 30; since the question says the cost is in thousands of dollars, then C(5) is how much it costs the company to make 5 sailboats, which is $30,000 or $6,000 / sailboat.
May 29, 2012
To find the product of two fractions, you simply multiply across top & bottom. But first, you can see that 12 and 15 have a common factor of 3. So, (11 / 15) * (12 / 7) then becomes: (11 / 5) * (4 * 7) Multiplying straight across, you get: (11 * 4) / (5 * 7) = 44 / 35
May 29, 2012
I don't know where 'bobpursley' learned his math, or why he keeps answering math questions on this site incorrectly, but here's how it's actually done. There are 60 minutes in an hour, so 55 minutes can be expressed, very simply, as 55 / 60 To reduce this ...
May 29, 2012
Math (grade 10)
To find the coordinates of the lamp, you have the find the midpoint of the path. The path has two endings: one at (-25, 20) one at (40, 36) For the x-coordinate, add up all x-coordinates and divide them by 2 -- [(-25 + 40) / 2] = (15 / 2) = 7.5 For the y-coordinate, add up all...
May 28, 2012
There are 2 halves in the course: 1st half has 120 points 2nd half has 140 points -- for a grand total of 260 points If a student earns 81% of the points in the 1st half, she earns 0.81 * 120 points -- 0.81 * 120 = 97.2 points If there are 260 total points in the class, and ...
May 28, 2012
If you're talking about the median, then you're missing a number in your list. Your list is: 1400, 1550, 1700, 2500, 7000 which has 5 numbers. The median (the middle number) would be the 3rd, which in this case is 1700. If you want the median to be [(1700 + 2500) / 2...
May 27, 2012
Fred and Zuma Palermo contacted Colorado Carpet Installation, Inc., for a price quotation on providing and installing new carpeting and tiling in their home. In response, Colorado Carpet submitted a written proposal to provide and install the carpet at a certain ...
May 1, 2012
What are the skeleton equations for Dicarbon hexahydride gas + oxygen gas --> carbon dioxide gas + gaseous water And Solid barium and chlorine gas react to produce solid barium chloride
April 3, 2012
A person, with his ear to the ground, sees a huge stone strike the concrete pavement. A moment later two sounds are heard from the impact: one travels in the air and the other in the concrete, and they are 1.7 s apart. How far away did the impact occur?
March 11, 2012
You are cooking chili. When you take it off the stove, it has a temperature of 205°F. The room temperature is 68°F and the cooling rate of the chili is r = 0.03. How long will it take to cool to a serving temperature of 95°F
February 20, 2012
How many grams of carbon dioxide can form when a mixture of 3.60 g ethylene (C2H4) and 2.70 g of oxygen is ignited, assuming complete combustion to form carbon dioxide and water?
January 25, 2012
Part 1: Find the area of a rectangular object which has a length of 5√8 inches and a width of 2√5 inches. (3 points) Part 2: Explain, in complete sentences, how you arrived at the simplified answer and give the final solution in simplified radical form. (2 points) ...
January 7, 2012
I am just confused on the way some of these are written out like in the period equation you just gave, is pi multiplied by v and then divided by g or is the whole quantity given by v/g multiplied by pi?
December 9, 2011
A pendulum consists of a massless rigid rod with a mass at one end. The other end is pivoted on a frictionless pivot so that it can turn through a complete circle. The pendulum is inverted, so the mass is directly above the pivot point, and then released. The speed of the mass...
December 9, 2011