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You are enjoying the frictionless frozen surface of the Rideau canal with your friend. While together, you try a physics experiment in which you push off of each other at the same time. If your acceleration is 2 m/s 2, what is your friends acceleration, in m/s 2, if your...
April 21, 2016
You and your friend are pulling a 2.5 kg sled across a slightly rough patch on the frozen Rideau canal, such that there is a friction force of 1.5 N opposing the direction of motion. Assume that you each pull the sled forward from either side with the same force of 9.5 N, at ...
April 21, 2016
A box is sent up a frictionless inclined (34.2 degrees) plane at an initial speed 3.9 m/s. (a) How much time, in seconds, does it take for the box to stop? (b) How far did the box travel up the plane before it came to a stop?
April 21, 2016
While in an elevator, you decide to take some weight readings of yourself to determine the elevators acceleration. When the elevator is stopped, you read a weight of 59.2 kg. When the elevator is moving, you measure a maximum weight of 63.5 kg, and a minimum weight of 55...
April 21, 2016
An egg is thrown from the top edge of a 22.9 m high building down onto an unsuspecting person standing on the ground 6.2 m from the base of the building. If the egg is tossed horizontally, at what speed, in m/s, must the egg be thrown such that it lands on the person?
April 20, 2016
A flagpole has a height of 6565 yards. It will be supported by three cables, each of which is attached to the flagpole at a point 55 yards below the top of the pole and attached to the ground at a point that is 3232 yards from the base of the pole. Find the total number...
April 10, 2016
Four angles are put together, forming a straight angle. Two of the angles are the same size. The other two angles are also the same size but different from the other two. If one angle of the four angles is 40 degrees, what are the measures of the other three angles
March 23, 2016
Calculus - Rates of Change
A water tank has a shape of an inverted cone with a base radius of 2m and a height of 4 m. If water is being pumped into the tank at a rate of 2m3/min, then find the rate at which the water level is rising when the water is 3m deep. Attempted solution: V= 1/3πr^2h V= 1/3...
March 7, 2016
You are walking on a moving sidewalk (moving at a speed of 2 mph).if you are walking in the same direction as the sidewalk at a speed of 4 mph what is your velocity relative to the ground what would be your velocity if you were walking in the opposite direction as the moving ...
March 2, 2016
You estimate that a puppy weighs 12 pounds. The actual weight of the puppy is 14 pounds. Find the percent error. Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a percent. Help me Im stuck..!
February 29, 2016
Distribution of goods takes place by means of channels, and the intermediaries are the independent groups or organizations within the channel that make the product available for consumption. There are four main types of intermediary: agents, wholesalers, distributors, and ...
February 23, 2016
Please need help with this question. Visit these sites and think about the role that they play in the new breed of channel intermediaries. United Parcel Service Roadway Express
February 23, 2016
Chem - pH curve
Sketch what the pH curve for soil containing carbonate ion that undergoes continual addition of hydronium ions from acid deposition. Include relevant chemical equations and information that explain the aspects of the ph curve you sketch. Please help!!
January 13, 2016
Math please helppp
1 Find the missing angle measure in the polygon A ] 77 B ] 87 C ] 97 D ] 107 i think its b 2 Find the sum of the interior angles in 10 - sided polygon A ] 1,260 B ] 1,440 c ] 1,620 d ] 1,800 i think its c or b 3 Find the measure of each interior angle in a regular hexagon A ] ...
December 4, 2015
Suppose that people's heights (in centimeters) are normally distributed, with a mean of 170 and a standard deviation of 5. We find the heights of 60 people. (You may need to use the standard normal distribution table. Round your answers to the nearest whole number.) (a) ...
December 1, 2015
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 165 and a variance of 16. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 156.2 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected ...
December 1, 2015
The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.6 inch and a standard deviation of 0.03 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.63 inch? (You may need to use the standard normal distribution table. Round your answer to three ...
December 1, 2015
An advertising agency conducted a survey and found that the number of units sold, N, is related to the amount a spent on advertising (in dollars) by the following formula: N = 1,600 + 300 ln a (a ≥ 1). How much needs to be spent (to the nearest hundred dollars) to sell 4...
November 24, 2015
Two vectors F1 and F2 with magnitude F1=42N and F2=70N and where angle1=83 and angle2= 300. The angles are measures from the positive x axis with the counter-clockwise angular direction as positive. What is the magnitude of the resultant vector where F=F1+F2?
November 18, 2015
1. A hypothetical pure element consists entirely of two isotopes. The natural percent abundance of the isotope with mass 25.5 u is 86.1%. The other isotope has mass 29.2 u. Calculate the atomic weight of the naturally occurring element. 2. Suppose that a hypothetical element ...
November 15, 2015
math -4th grade
I believe you are correct for #1. The answer for question #2. You wouldn't be able to have a final score of 1 because the only way you can get 1 point is if you already have 6 points from a touch down.
November 9, 2015
A 5 g bullet has a speed of 300 m/s and embeds itself into a 500 g block. The block is initially at rest sitting on a rough surface which has a coefficient of kinetic friction equal to 0.5. A) What is the speed of the block after the collision? which is= 2.97 m/s B) What ...
October 15, 2015
Three co-linear forces f1=45 N west,f2=63 N east and an unknown force f3 are applied to an object.The resultant force of the three forces is 12 N west determine the magnitude and direction of the force f3 using an algebric calculation(vector addition) answer fres=f1^2 f2^2 12=...
October 8, 2015
A rocket engine can accelerate a rocket launched from rest vertically up with an acceleration of 18.4 m/s2. However, after 49.6 seconds of flight the engine fails. Neglect air resistance and assume g = 9.80 m/s2 throughout the flight.
September 23, 2015
Would you say that the division of the world in the northern and the southern part is based on economic development,sustainable development or social development?
September 19, 2015
A sample of a copper chloride of mass 1.425g is treated with a water solution of silver nitrate, and the AgCl formed had a mass of 3.038g. What is the correct empirical formula of the copper chloride?
September 16, 2015
A given mass of helium(gas)occupies a volume of 3,6m^3 at a pressure of 105 kPa.if the temperature remains constant,calculate volume of the gas if the pressure is decreased to 70 kPa.
June 14, 2015
Three co-linear forces f1=45 N west,f2=63 N east and an unknown force f3 are applied to an object.the resultant of the three forces is 12 N west determine the magnitude and direction of the force f3 using algebraic calculations. Thank you indvance.
June 3, 2015
PHI208 Ethics and moral reasoning
In what way would Thomas Hills notion of self-acceptance correspond to Aristotles conception of eudaimonia? A. They both are inherently selfish and contrary to virtue. B. They both require the virtues of arrogance and pride. C. Neither has anything to ...
May 13, 2015
Benzene, C6H6, reacts with nitric acid, HNO3. Two products are formed, one of which is water. The second product has a molar mass of 213 grams. The second product is composed of 33.8% carbon, 1.42% hydrogen, 19.7% nitrogen, and 45.1% oxygen. Write a balanced chemical equation ...
April 17, 2015
Determine the amount of energy required to raise the temperature of 250 grams of steel from a temperature of 15 oC to a temperature of 40 oC . The specific heat of steel is 0.11 cal/gram oC.
March 30, 2015
73 72 67 74 78 84 79 71 76 76 79 81 75 80 78 76 78 In terms of differences in heart rates, interpret these data using the following:the range, (b) the variance, and (c) the standard deviation
March 23, 2015
skills ,concepts and atitude
Animal observation and investigations usually begin with A. handling the animal. B. a guiding question. C. feeding the animal. D. an outline of animal behavior. my answer is d.
March 8, 2015
4.) A 8.0 kilogram physics textbook experiences an applied force of 28.0 Newtons for 2.6 seconds. The resulting acceleration is 3.50 m/s2. Determine the change in the momentum of the book.
March 4, 2015
90 calories of heat is added to 1 gram of fresh water with an initial temperature of 10 degrees Celcius. What is the final temperature of this liquid? (latent heat of fusion = 80cal/g°C, latent heat of vaporization = 540 cal/g°C)
February 26, 2015
A Gentoo penguin can swim at a rate of 17 miles per hour. How many miles can a penguin swim in 4 hours? Use the expression rt, where r represents rate and t represents time. How do I put this into an expression?
December 16, 2014
The instructions say, "The measure of an exterior angle of a regular polygon is given. Find the measure of an interior angle. Then find the number of sides. For another problem just like this, they gave the number 18 and I subtracted 18 from 180 and solved it like this, ...
November 25, 2014
For a certain yes/no survey question, 55% of the respondents answered yes. The null hypothesis is that the population is equally divided on this issue (50% yes and 50% no). The sample size is equal to your age. For a ...
November 8, 2014
consider the sum of 3/5 + 3/4. Round each fraction and estimate the sum. Add the two fractions using a common denominator and then round the result. Which estimate is closer to the actual answer?
October 27, 2014
Patty is a paralegal at a firm organized as a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). Joe, the associate attorney, comes to Patty and asks her to bill two clients for the same legal research he conducted, since it was on the same issue and would be useful for both clients. ...
October 22, 2014
Someone in a car going past you at the speed of 35 m/s drops a small rock from a height of 1.5 m. How far from the point of the drop will the rock hit the ground? The acceleration due to gravity is 9.8 m/s2. Answer in units of m.
October 21, 2014