Total # Posts: 180
Doyle goes bowling with a cement brick to improve his score. If the brick has a mass of 1.5kg and an initial speed of 5.0m/s upon release a)how much kinetic energy did it possess upon release i.e. when let it go and b)how far will the brick slide before coming to a halt if the...
May 4, 2016
Kati observes a force of 15 Newtons stretch a spring a distance of 0.450m. a) what is the elasticity coefficient of the spring and b) how much force must be done to stretch the spring a distance of 0.750m? a) F=Kx 15=K(0.450) 15/0.450=k 33N=k It seems off to me know sure if ...
May 3, 2016
A pitcher throws a fast ball with a speed of 45m/s. The ball has a mass of 0.145kg. How much a) kinetic energy is given to the ball and b)What work was done in throwing the ball? Vo=45 m/s Mass= 0.145kg A) KE? KE= 1/2mV^2 A) 1.5x10^2 kg*m/s B) WK=Change in KE but I'm stuck...
May 3, 2016
Jason approaches a rotary in her 3,500kg Mercedes. Its radius of curvature 95m but his speed is 25m/s. The acceleration is 6.6 m/s^2. What is the coefficient friction between his tires and the road? I know Mu mg=mv^2/R but I am unable to complete my equation and continue to ...
April 15, 2016
Eli went for his driving test in an ice storm. He told the registry tester not to worry. He can negotiate an exit ramp at 35 km/hr that has a radius of curvature of 95m. a) What was his speed in meter/second? b)Find required angle for his banked curve to handle an ice filled ...
April 15, 2016
"Crash" Jackson approaches a rotary in his 3,500 kg Maserati. It's radius of curvature is 95meters but his speed is 25 m/s. What is his acceleration in m/sec/sec and find his coefficient of friction between his tires and the road?
April 15, 2016
A 0.025kg rubber stopper is swung in a horizontal circle by a 0.95 meter threat that makes 25 revolutions every 15 minutes. a) what is the stoppers speed? b) what is the acceleration? c) what is the value of the centripetal force?
April 15, 2016
How much energy in kJ is needed to heat 7.0L of water from35 degrees Fahrenheit to boiling point 100 degrees Celsius. If the density of water is 1.0g/cm^3 and the heat capacity of water is Cp= 4.184J/g degrees Celsius
February 12, 2016
The air temperature decreases by about 1 degree Fahrenheit for each 300 feet of altitude. a) Find a function T(x) for the temperature at an altitude of x feet if the sea-level temperature is 45∘F. (b) Find T(1000). [Round to two decimals] I considered two sets of points...
November 27, 2015
Liwanag sold 37 tickets to Manila Zoo. Adult tickets cost Php 3.50 and child tickets cost Php 1.25. She collected 73.25 from the sales of the tickets. How many of each kind were sold?
November 24, 2015
A penny is dropped from the top of Bank of America building. How long does it take to reach the group? Assume the back is 1024 ft high. My work so far: -16t^2+0t+1024 t=8 sec Is this correct? Thanks!
September 14, 2015
Jill and Traci are side by side in their cars at a red light. When the light changes, Jill takes off with an acceleration of 2.4m/sec^2. Traci waits 3 seconds and then takes off with an acceleration of 4m/sec^2. How long will it take her to catch Jill? I've tried using the...
September 2, 2015
A 6 feet tall man walks away from a streetlight that is 15 feet high at a rate of 5 ft/s. Express the length 's' of his shadow as a function of time. What I have so far: I set up a triangle and used similar triangles to create a ratio (6/s) = (s/d+s) s = (6d + 30/15s) ...
August 31, 2015
A Thai restaurant offers the curry special: curry vegetables with your choice of beef, chicken tofu or shrimp. Choose yellow curry, green curry or red curry. Drink included: tea or soda. If a customer makes all choices randomly, what is the probability that she orders a yellow...
May 5, 2015
biology(really need help!)
What role does the lilac flower play in its natural ecosystem? What is its niche in the food web Are there any ecological issues surrounding the lilac flower(e.g. are its populations decreasing, is it spreading uncontrollably..)
December 25, 2014
A 1.50 X 10^2g piece of brass(specific heat capacity 3.80 X 10^2 J(kgC) is submerged in 400 mL of water at 27.7 Degrees Celsius. What is the original temperature of the brass if the mixture has a temperature of 28.0 degrees Celsius
November 15, 2014
Complete the following reactions, where applicable. If no reaction occurs write N.R A) blank + blank ---> Cu(NO3)2 + PbSO4 B) C6H12O6 + O2 --> blank + blank C) AgNO3 + CuCI2 ---> blank + blank
November 1, 2014
Randolph runs a home appliance repair business and charges a service call fee of $85 plus $15 per half hour for his labour. Write an equation for calculating the total charges, C, in terms of hours of labour, H. Plot the graph of C vs. H and define the slope and C-intercept of...
October 31, 2014
A child pulls a wagon by the handle along a flat sidewalk. She exerts a force of 80.0 N at an angle of 30.0 above the horizontal while she moves the wagon 12 m forward. The force of friction on the wagon is 34 N. Calculate the mechanical work done by the child on the wagon ...
October 28, 2014
PLEASE HELP! SCIENCE
The system of blocks shown in the diagram below is being accelerated to the right at 4.4 m/s2 What is the applied force Small box mass- 0.10 kg Big box mass - 0.20 kg Acceleration - 4.4 m/s2 Coefficient kinetic - 0.35
October 26, 2014
Physics please help!
A sprinter starts from rest and accelerates for 5s. He then travels at a constant velocity for 10s. Finally he slows down to a stop in 5s. Draw a d-t graph to represent his motion. Then draw the corresponding v-t and a-t graphs
September 17, 2014
Calculate the relative frequency P(E) using the given information. 400 adults are polled and 320 of them support universal health care coverage. E is the event that an adult does not support universal health coverage. P(E)=?
June 22, 2014
If I want my rent in 4yrs to be 900dllrs. The owner of the apartment building told me that the rent will increase 3% every year compounded every year. What should be my rent today?
June 14, 2014
future value for simple interest
a 5000 loan, taken now with a simple interest rate of 4% per year, will require a total repayment of 5400dllrs. After how many years t will the loan mature?
June 14, 2014
In a population with two alleles, B and b, and the allele frequency of b is 0.4. Calculate the allele frequency of heterozygotes if the population is in HardyWeinberg equilibrium? Show your work. Thanks for any help in advance!
August 1, 2013
College Algebra HELP
Use the seven step method described in the book to graph the following rational function f(x)=(2x^2+x-3)/(2x^2-7x) 1) Determine the symmetry of the function 2) Find the y-intercept 3) Find the x-intercept 4) Find the vertical asymptotes 5) Find the horizontal asymptotes 6) ...
May 15, 2013