During a softball game, a batter hits a ball upward from an initial height of 3 feet. The height, in feet, of the softball is given by s(t)=−16t^2+70t+3 , where t is time in seconds and . Which is closest to the time when the softball will be 50 feet above the ground?
A softball player asked her father to make her a home plate for a softball game. According to her encyclopedia, an official plate is made from a square by making two 12-inch diagonal cuts upward from both bottom corners. What is the length of the side of the original square?
What does it mean to be a "critical reader?" Why is this important?
smith is a weld inspector at a shipyard. he knows from keeping track of good and substandard welds that for the afternoon shift 5% of all welds done will be substandard. If Smith checks 300 of the 7500 welds completed that shift, would it be unusual for Smith to find 30 or mor...
Why is it important when calculating the distance to extremely distant stars using parallax, astronomers use incredibly accurate instruments?
AP World History
Compare the position of upper-class women in classical Indian, Chinese, Greek, and Roman societies with regard to their ability to hold property, opportunity to pursue careers outside the home, rights in marriage and divorce, and level of education? hey! this is for an essay, ...
Three vertices of a kite are (1,8), (1,0), and (4,6). What is the fourth vertex?
A steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) wire is strung between two supports attached to a ceiling. Initially, there is no tension in the wire when it is horizontal. A 98-N picture is then hung from the center of the wire, as the drawing illustrates, so the ends of the wi...
A 61-kg snow skier is being pulled up a 14 ° slope by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) cable. The cable has a cross-section area of 7.0 x 10-5 m2. The cable applies a force to the skier, and, in doing so, the cable stretches by 2.1 x 10-4 m. A frictional forc...
A 68-kg water skier is being pulled by a nylon (Young's modulus 3.7 x 109 N/m2) tow rope that is attached to a boat. The unstretched length of the rope is 15 m and its cross-section area is 1.8 x 10-5 m2. As the skier moves, a resistive force (due to the water) of magnitud...