Thursday

May 5, 2016
Total # Posts: 391

**Physics**

Massless ropes A, B, C are connected together as shown and support a mass of 100 kg. Rope A is horizontal and ties to the wall, rope b is tied to the ceiling and rope c is vertical. What are the tensions in the ropes.
*November 12, 2013*

**Please help with Calculus??**

Boxes are labeled as containing 500g of cereal. The machine filling the boxes produce weights that are normally distributed with standard deviation 12g. 1) Suppose a law states that no more than 5% of a manufacturer's cereal boxes can contain less than the stated weight of...
*November 8, 2013*

**READING**

VOCABULAY/CONTEXT CLUES WHAT DOES COMBUSTION MEAN? wHAT CLUES HELP YOU TO DETERMINE THE MEANING? wHAT IS A WAFT? WHAT CLUES HELP YOU TO DETERMINE THE MEANING? HOW DOE CONTEXT CLUES HELP YOU DTERFMINE THE MEANING OF DINGY?
*November 5, 2013*

**Calculus**

Awesome! I got .7603 and .142 as my answer. Thank you!
*November 3, 2013*

**Calculus**

According to the National Health Survey, the heights of adult males in the United States are normally distributed with mean 69.0 inches and standard deviation 2.8 inches. A. What is the probability that an adult male chosen at random is between 61 inches and 71 inches tall? B...
*November 3, 2013*

**Calculus**

A) Find the average value of f(x)=x^3-x+1 on the interval (0,2) B) Find c so that f(c)equals the average value
*November 3, 2013*

**statistics**

a sample of 50 women is obtained and their heights (in inches) and pulse rates (in beats per min) are measured. the linear correlation coefficient is 0.229 and the equation of the regression line y= 17.9 +0.870x where x represents hight. the mean of the 50 heights is 63.1 in ...
*October 22, 2013*

**Calculus**

x=7t−t^2,y=4t^(3/2) from the point (0,0) to the point (12,32), you'd have to compute integral b to a f(t)dt where a= b= f(t) =
*October 22, 2013*

**Calculus Please Help?**

A hawk flying at 25 m/s at an altitude of 150 m accidentally drops its prey. The parabolic trajectory of the falling prey is described parametrically by x=25t,y=150−4.9t^2 until it hits the ground. The variable x represents the horizontal distance traveled by the prey ...
*October 22, 2013*

**Calculus**

Determine whether the integral is divergent or convergent. If it is convergent, evaluate it. If it diverges to infinity, state your answer as INF. If it diverges to negative infinity, state your answer as MINF. If it diverges without being infinity or negative infinity, state ...
*October 20, 2013*

**Calculus**

A cable hangs between two poles of equal height and 40 feet apart. At a point on the ground directly under the cable and x feet from the point on the ground halfway between the poles the height of the cable in feet is h(x)=10+(0.4)(x^1.5). The cable weighs 18.2 pounds per ...
*October 19, 2013*

**MATH - URGENT!!!**

Count Ibis, you are awesome! I loved your explanation too.
*October 6, 2013*

**Math**

What is the square root of 693 divided by the sum of pi and Avagadro's number
*October 1, 2013*

**Calculus Please Help??**

1. (-5x^2+10x-12)/(x-5)(x^2+4) 2. (-8x-28)/((x-2)(x+9)) I know how to integrate, I just don't know how to get an integral, after finding a,b,c, and from that point
*September 27, 2013*

**Calculus Please Help??**

Yes, I know how to get variables. I got b=-8, c=1, and a=2, but I don't know how to get an integral as an answer. I need help integrating 2 other problems I will post as well, if you can help me.
*September 27, 2013*

**Calculus Please Help??**

Evaluate the integral (3x^2-16x-19)/(x^3-4x^2-3x+18)
*September 27, 2013*

**Calculus**

Snow is falling vertically at a constant rate of 8.0 m/s. At what angle from the vertical do the snowflakes appear to be falling as viewed by the driver of a car traveling on a straight, level road with a speed of 50k.h?
*September 26, 2013*

**Calculus**

The position vector for a proton is initially r(with vector sign above it) =5.0i(with top)- 6.0j(with top) + 2.0k(with top) and then later is r vector = -2.0i(with top)+6.0j(with top)+ 2.0k (with top), all in meters. What is the proton's displacement vector, and to what ...
*September 26, 2013*

**math**

how much combined tax should be withheld from the paycheck of a married employee earning $910 per week and claiming three withholding allowances.
*September 5, 2013*

**math**

Mitch Anderson is a security guard. He earns $7.45 per hour for regular time up to 40 hours, time-and-a-half for overtime, and double time for the midnight shift. If Mitch worked 56 hours last week, including 4 hours on the midnight shift, how much were his gross earnings?
*September 5, 2013*

**Maths**

Approximately 1 out of every 4 tax returns contains some type of error. Maria has 260 tax return that she must review how many of these returns are likely to contain error Can someone please help me with this question
*September 3, 2013*

**Business**

Tribke Enterprises collected the following data from its financial reports for 2012.........
*August 11, 2013*

**MATH**

Create a graph of a function given the following information: The instantaneous rate of change at x = 2 is zero. The instantaneous rate of change at x = 3 is negative. The average rate of change on the interval 0 <x <4 is zero.
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

A frustrated office worker throws his laptop out of his business’s high-rise office building. The height, h, in meters of the laptop above the ground at t seconds can be modelled by h(t)=125=125-5t^2 Estimate the instantaneous rate at which the laptop hits the ground.
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

sorry the equation is h(t)=125=125-5t^2
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

A frustrated office worker throws his laptop out of his business’s high-rise office building. The height, h, in meters of the laptop above the ground at t seconds can be modelled by 2 h(t) 125 5t . Estimate the instantaneous rate at which the laptop hits the ground.
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

f(x)=3x+2 g(x)=-2x+1 a) Write an equation for ( f+ g)(x) b) Determine (f+g)(6) c) Determine (fg)(6) d) Determine the domain of (f/g)(x)
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

(1)/(sin(x)-cos(x))=cos(x)+sin(x)
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

in radians what would the .46 be?
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

2tan^2x-tanx-1=0 0<x<2pi •MATH - Steve, Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 11:48am (2tanx+1)(tanx-1) = 0 tanx = -1/2 or 1 ... Recall in which quadrants tanx is positive or negative ....................would x= 5pi/6,11pi/6,pi/4 and 5pi/4???
*July 19, 2013*

**MATH**

2tan^2x-tanx-1=0 0<x<2pi
*July 18, 2013*

**MATH**

A Ferris wheel completes one revolution every 90 s. The cars reach a maximum of 55 m above the ground and a minimum of 5 m above the ground. The height, h, in metres, above the ground can be modeled using a sine function, where t represents time, in seconds. Assume ride starts...
*July 18, 2013*

**MATH**

Explain the difference between cos^-1x and (cos x)^-1
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

Determine an equation of a sinusoidal function that has a maximum at (5, 4) and a minimum at (2, -10).
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

so ould it be sin pi.6 and tan pi/6??
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

solve for theda given 0<theda<2pi cos theta= - (sqrt 3)/ 2
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

Consider the expression logbase5 a=n a) For what value(s) of a will n be a positive number? b) For what value(s) of a will n be a negative number? c) For what value(s) of a will n be undefined?
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

For what value(s) of x does logbase2 (logbase3 (logbase4 x))=0
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

Consider the expression logbase5 a=n a) For what value(s) of a will n be a positive number? b) For what value(s) of a will n be a negative number? c) For what value(s) of a will n be undefined?
*July 15, 2013*

**MATH**

Given that x=logbase3 5 and y=logbase3 2 , rewrite logbase3 60 in terms of x and y.
*July 15, 2013*

**Calculus**

Evaluate the integral below by interpreting it in terms of areas. In other words, draw a picture of the region the integral represents, and find the area using geometry. ç6 −6 36−x^2dx
*July 15, 2013*

**Calculus**

For the function f described by the following table, estimate ç40 0 f(x)dx using the following. Enter each answer as a sum to show your work. 5 left rectangles 5 right rectangles 5 midpoint rectangles x 0 4 8 12 16 20 24 28 32 36 40 y 7 -46 -50 45 -7 -26 23 -3 18...
*July 15, 2013*

**Calculus**

Consider the function f(x)=(8)/(x^2)−(8)/(x^5) . Let F(x) be the antiderivative of f(x) with F(1)=0. Then F(2) equals ?
*July 15, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the point on the line 7x+5y−2=0 which is closest to the point (−6,−2).
*July 15, 2013*

**Calculus**

A rancher wants to make a rectangular pen to house her animals. She will divide it up with 3 fences down the middle parallel to one side. If she has 14000 ft of fencing to work with, what are the dimensions of the pen of greatest area? Width = Length = What is the greatest ...
*July 13, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the point on the line 7x+5y−2=0 which is closest to the point (−6,−2).
*July 13, 2013*

**Please help with Calculus problem??**

A particle moves with a fixed acceleration 3 m/s^2. If its initial velocity is s(0)=0: a) Find its velocity function. b) How long does it take for the particle to reach the velocity 14 m/s^2? c) Find the distance the particle traveled when its velocity reaches 14 m/s^2.
*July 10, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the absolute maximum and the absolute minimum values of f(x)=x−7cos(x) on the interval [−ð,ð).
*July 7, 2013*

**Calculus**

Gravel is being dumped from a conveyor belt at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute. It forms a pile in the shape of a right circular cone whose base diameter and height are always equal. How fast is the height of the pile increasing when the pile is 16 feet high? Recall that ...
*July 5, 2013*

**Please help with Calc problem??**

Sorry, I meant a television camera is positioned 2500 ft from the base of a rocket launching pad. The angle of elevation of the camera has to change at the correct rate in order to keep the rocket in sight. Also the mechanism for focusing the camera has to take into account ...
*July 3, 2013*

**Please help with Calc problem??**

The angle of elevation of the camera has to change at the correct rate in order to keep the rocket in sight. Also the mechanism for focusing the camera has to take into account the increasing distance from the camera to the rising rocket. Let's assume the rocket rises ...
*July 3, 2013*

**Calculus**

A television camera is positioned 2500 ft from the base of a rocket launching pad. The angle of elevation of the camera has to change at the correct rate in order to keep the rocket in sight. Also the mechanism for focusing the camera has to take into account the increasing ...
*July 1, 2013*

**Calculus**

Two cars start moving from the same point. One travels south at 60 mph and the other travels west at 25 mph. At what rate is the distance between the cars increasing 2 hours later? Let x = the distance covered by the south traveling car. Let y = the distance covered by the ...
*June 28, 2013*

**Calculus**

A television camera is positioned 2500 ft from the base of a rocket launching pad. The angle of elevation of the camera has to change at the correct rate in order to keep the rocket in sight. Also the mechanism for focusing the camera has to take into account the increasing ...
*June 28, 2013*

**Calculus**

Let y=e^(x/9). a) Find the differential dy. dy = b) Evaluate dy if x=0 and dx=−0.03. dy =
*June 26, 2013*

**Math**

How would you do this problem. What is the growth rate of the stock with a $3.00 expected dividend and a $20.60 price with 15%required return?
*June 21, 2013*

**math**

R. H. Bruskin Associates Market Research found that 30% of Americans do not think that having a college education is important to succeed in the business world. If a random sample of five Americans is s selected, find these probabilities. (a) Exactly two people will agree with...
*June 20, 2013*

**Calculus**

The motion of a spring that is subject to dampening (such as a car's shock absorber)is often modeled by the product of an exponential function and a sine or cosine function. Suppose the equation of motion for a point on such a spring is s(t)=3∗e^(−2t)sin(3ð...
*June 18, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the outside and inside functions of the following to find their derivatives: 1) sqrt(2x+9) 2) cos(cos(x)) 3) tan(x) I already know how to find their derivatives I'm just not exactly sure what parts of the chain rule equation would be considered the outside and inside.
*June 18, 2013*

**Calculus**

For what values of x with 0¡Üx¡Ü2¦Ð does the graph of f(x)=x+4sin(x) have a horizontal tangent?
*June 18, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the equation of the tangent line to the curve y=2tan(x) at the point (pi/4,2).
*June 18, 2013*

**Calculus**

Sketch a graph of the parabola y=x^2+3. On the same graph, plot the point (0,−6). Note there are two tangent lines of y=x2+3 that pass through the point (0,−6). The tangent line of the parabola y=x^2+3 at the point (a,a^2+3) passes through the point (0,−6) ...
*June 17, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the values of a ,b, and c in the quadratic function p(x)=ax^2+bx+c such that p(2)=6, p'2)=2, and p''(2)=3. a = b = c =
*June 17, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the values of a , b , and c in the quadratic function p(x)=ax2+bx+c such that p(2)=6, p'(2)=2, p"(2)=3
*June 14, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the values of a , b , and c in the quadratic function p(x)=ax^2+bx+c such that p(2)=6, pŒ(2)=2, and pŒŒ(2)=3.
*June 14, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find an equation for the tangent line of the function f(x)=6+10xe^x at the point (0,6).
*June 13, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find an equation for the tangent line of the function y=x+(4/x) at the point (2, 4). The equation of the tangent line is . You may enter the equation in any form.
*June 12, 2013*

**Calculus**

Let f(x)=−4−3x+2x^2. Use the limit definition of the derivative to find find fŒ(a)
*June 8, 2013*

**Calculus**

If a ball is thrown straight up into the air with an initial velocity of 95 ft/s, its height in feet after t seconds is given by f(t)=95t−16t^2 Find the average velocity for the time period beginning when t=1 and lasting (i) 0.5 seconds (ii) 0.1 seconds (iii) 0.01 ...
*May 31, 2013*

**Physics**

A roller coaster has a mass of 425 kg. It sits at the top of a hill with height 66 m. If it drops from this hill, how fast is it going when it reaches the bottom? (Assume there is no air resistance or friction.)
*May 14, 2013*

**chemistry**

The reaction of chlorine gas with solid phosphorus (P4) produces solid phosphorus pentachloride. When 63.5 g chlorine reacts with 28.5 g P4, which reactant is limiting?
*May 13, 2013*

**statistics**

if no preliminary sample is taken to estimate p, how large a sample is necessary to be 87% sure that the point estimate will be within a distance of 0.04 from p?
*April 24, 2013*

**PHYSICS**

A 2kg block is on a level table and held against a spring with k =150N/m which has been compressed 15 cm. he block is released from rest and pushed across the table. When the block leaves the spring it beins to experience fricion with coeficient of 0.25. What is the total ...
*April 17, 2013*

**PHYSICS**

yes would you be able to show me?
*April 14, 2013*

**maths literacy,business studies, tourism, economic**

What kind of work can i get one day with this subjects and what is the salary?
*March 13, 2013*

**math**

the original question was x^2-4x=32 can you help me solve?
*March 12, 2013*

**math**

x^2-4x+32=0. would the final answer be 2 +or- 2 sqrt7 ?
*March 12, 2013*

**math**

Thank you!
*March 12, 2013*

**math**

I am working on quadratic equations and I have worked a problem down to 3 plus or minus the square root of 361 all over 2... what next?
*March 12, 2013*

**Physics true false**

true false The speed of a particle is always positive. True False The average speed of a particle is equal to the magnitude of its average velocity. True False The acceleration of a particle can be non-zero when its speed is constant. True False When the average velocity of a ...
*February 26, 2013*

**Geography**

Hydrosphere basic facts and what makes up the hydrosphere?
*February 23, 2013*

**Chemistry**

two solutions are prepared using the same solute solution a: 0.27g of the solute disolves in 27.4g of t-butanol solution b: 0.23g of the solute disolves in 24.8g of cyclohexane which solution has the greatest freesing point change? show calculations and explain.
*February 18, 2013*

**Chemistry**

two solutions are prepared using the same solute solution a: 0.27g of the solute disolves in 27.4g of t-butanol solution b: 0.23g of the solute disolves in 24.8g of cyclohexane which solution has the greatest freesing point change? show calculations and explain.
*February 18, 2013*

**Math**

Rearrange this expression into quadratic form, ax2 bx c = 0 0.20= ((x^2)/(55-x)) where a = 1, and identify the values of b and c.
*February 18, 2013*

**grammar, contractions and negatives**

No one, or Someone who bought a car for transportation was not considered sane.
*February 7, 2013*

**math**

3 pumps, working 6 hours a day, can empy a water tank in 2 days. How many hours a day must 9 pumps work to empty the same tank in 1 day?
*January 26, 2013*

**Math**

A room is 45 m x 15 m. What is the least number of rectangle tiles required to pave the floor of the room, if each tile is 50 cm x 1m?
*January 26, 2013*

**Geology**

There is also a graph i can't move it. Building Isochrons and Determining the Ages of Three Rocks Page 15 of 17 For each of the three rocks listed below follow these steps to determine the rock's age of formation. 1. Prepare an isochron by plotting the points that ...
*January 12, 2013*

**phicicks**

A 0.300- kg brass block is attached to a spring of negligible mass. What is the value of the spring constant if the vibrational frequency is 0.855Hz?
*December 9, 2012*

**Chemistry**

You are asked to prepare a temperature bath that freezes at -25 degrees C, using only water and ammonium sulfate. a. How many grams of ammonium sulfate would you need to prepare this bath if you start with 500 grams of water? b. What would the boiling point (degrees C) of this...
*November 14, 2012*

**subject verb agreement**

which verb is correct. 1.Historical fiction (is, are) make-belive stories based on real events or people. 2. An example of historical fiction (is, are) the novel Ben and Me. 3. The main characters (is, are) Bem Franklin and a mouse named Amos.
*November 14, 2012*

**Math**

Andrea sells tickets at the Showtime Cinema. On Thursday night, Back to the Future was playing. Adults, senior citizens and children bought tickets at the following rates: Adults $5.00 Senior Citizens $1.00 Children $.10 Andrea sold 100 tickets worth $100. How many adult, ...
*November 7, 2012*

**grammar action and linking verbs(mental or physica**

In China, shrines honor ancestors. Is honor an a. action verb(physical)b. action verb(mental) c. linking verb d. not a verb
*October 30, 2012*

**English singluar and plural possessive nouns**

1. Slaves lives were terribly hard. 2. They wre at the mercy of owners whims. 3. A runawy life was in danger. 4. Often runaways traveled by the moon light. 5. It could take several weeks travel to reach the Norht. 6. Slaves hid directions in a song words. 7.Abolitionists role ...
*October 25, 2012*

**Enlgish, possessive form of singular and plural no**

possessive form of family, brother, suitcase, child, government, pen, train, tree, woman, refugg, families, brothers, suitcases, children, governments, pens, trains, trees, women,refugees
*October 25, 2012*

**english, possessive nouns**

Directions: Wrie each sentence. Change the underlined phrase to show possession. The honesty of children is refreshing. The honesty of children is the underline part of the phrase.
*October 23, 2012*

**English**

What is the difference between a complex, compound, and compound-complex sentence?
*October 3, 2012*

**physics**

Three forces act on a moving object. One force has a magnitude of 61.9 N and is directed due north. Another has a magnitude of 52.0 N and is directed due west. What must be (a) the magnitude and (b) the direction of the third force, such that the object continues to move with ...
*September 23, 2012*

**algebra**

Tony went to the racetrack with $80. He won $15 on the 1st race, lost $12 on the 2nd, lost $6 on the 3rd and won $8 on the 4th. How much money did he have after the 4th race.
*August 28, 2012*

**American Governement**

Cite five reasons that Americans should trust the government?
*August 21, 2012*