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February 11, 2016

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Math help
You buy clothing at a sale. You buy sneakers at 2/3 of their original price of \$60, a sweater at 7/10 of its original price of \$35, and a jacket at 5/6 of its original price of \$45. Answer each question and show all your work. a. How much money did you spend? b. How much money...
January 27, 2013

Math
Jennifer started with \$50 in her savings account. Each week she withdrew \$10. The amount of money in her savings account after x weeks is represented by the function f(x) = 50 - 10x. Find the intercepts.
January 25, 2013

Part 1: A rectangular box is 2 inches high, 3.5 inches wide amd 4 inches long. A cyliner box is 3.5 inches high and has a diameter of 3.2 inches. Use 3.14 for pi. Round to the nearest tenth. Part 2: whWhich box has a larger volume. How much bigger is the larger box?
January 10, 2013

Math I REALLY NEED HELP!!!!!!!!!
A refrigerator has inside measuremnets of 50 cm by 118 cm by 44 cm. What is the capacity of the refrigerator?
January 10, 2013

A contractor pours a sidewalk that is 4 inches deep, 1 yard wide, and 20 yards long. How many cubic yards of concrete will be need? (Hint: 36 inches = 1 yard)
January 10, 2013

A figure is dilated by a scale factor of 4. If the origin is the center of dilation, what are the coordinated in the original figure of a vertex located at (8,8) in the enlarged figure? A/(2,2) B/(4,4) No one has answered
January 9, 2013

Math I REALLY NEED HELP!!!!!!!!!
A figure is dilated by a scale factor of 4. If the origin is the center of dilation, what are the coordinated in the original figure of a vertex located at (8,8) in the enlarged figure? A/(2,2) B/(4,4)
January 9, 2013

Math I REALLY NEED HELP!!!!!!!!!
Which of the following rectangles is similar to a rectangle that measures 12 units by 16 units? A/18x24 B/9x14 C/6x10 D/16x20
January 9, 2013

Math
Which of the following rectangles is similar to a rectangle that measures 12 units by 16 units? A/18x24 B/9x14 C/6x10 D/16x20
January 9, 2013

Math
Joe pick 112
December 30, 2012

I been trying to figure out if my answers were right to with no luck! I have read so much and the wording is throwing me off bad. Just few words different and I'm flustered
December 13, 2012

Math
John has 11 more quarters than dimes. He has a total of \$7.65. How many quarters and dimes does he have?
December 7, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
MONDAY  December 3, 2012 SCHOOL SUBJECTS Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics Math Music Physical Education Science Social Studies GRADE LEVELS Preschool Kindergarten Elementary School 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th...
December 3, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
From the top* of a cliff, not from the drop of a cliff.
December 3, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
From a boat on the water, the angle of elevation of the drop of a cliff is 31°. From a point 300 m closer, the angle of elevation is 33°. Find the height of the cliff. the answer should be 2411 m. I had tan31° = h/x+(x-300) tan33° = h/x-300 -> (x-300)tan33&...
December 3, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
How do you get the second triangle when you have an ambiguous case of sine law? For example, if you are given the following information for a triangle: a = 7.2 mm, b = 9.3 mm, <A = 35° I can solve for one triangle: Find <B, <C, side c. <B: sinB/9.3 = sin35°...
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
But in the triangle I was thinking of/the one I drew, the mountain is inside triangle ABC...? I don't really understand why I would have to take the supplementary angle of 22.3; I'm not disagreeing with you, I can see that you're right, I just don't understand ...
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
Sorry, a) should say, "calculate the distance to the top of the mountain from point A," not point B.
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
A surveyor wishes to find the height of a mountain. He selects points A and B on level ground along the same line of sight to the mountain. He measures the distance AB to be 1503 m and the angles of elevation of the top of the mountain from the points to be 16.9° from A ...
December 2, 2012

Math 8R
You're welcome.
December 2, 2012

Math 8R
The square root of 1/16 is 0.25 which is a real number. When the number under the square root is negative , that's when you have a number that is not real.
December 2, 2012

Math 8R
Sorry, completely misread the order of the letters. No, b is correct. Because 13/0 is undefined.
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
Oh! Wait, sorry, again. Never mind. That was really stupid of me. I don't know how I didn't see it, but I realise what was wrong now, thank you
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
Oh, never mind about not being able to visualise your proof at the end, I completely misread that, wow. But my diagram is still incorrect somehow because 27.4 is the adjacent side..
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
I think I may need to rethink this question because in the diagram I drew, 27.4 m is adjacent to the 45° angle. And the proof you showed me at the end cannot be visualised in my diagram.. Would it be possible for you to explain in words (I know it's really hard..) what...
December 2, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
A baseball diamond is actually a square with each side approximately 27.4 m. The pitcher's mound is 18.4 m from home plate on the diagonal of the square - note that the pitcher's mound is NOT located at the centre of the diamond! a) How far (to 3 decimal places) from ...
December 2, 2012

Math
no problem sorry again have a nice day =)
November 30, 2012

Math
November 30, 2012

Math
Maybe.
November 30, 2012

Math
I think Side 2? I think. Your Welcome :)
November 30, 2012

math
November 30, 2012

Spanish III
1. comenzar ---> 1. start 2. practicar ---> 2. practice 3. jugar ---> 3. play 4. almorzar ---> 4. lunch 5. tocar ---> 5. touch 6. buscar ---> 6. search 7. llegar ---> 7. get 8. pagar ---> 8. pay 9. cruzar ---> 9. cross 10. empezar ---> 10. Start
November 29, 2012

Trigonometry
How do you solve this trig identity? Using @ as theta: Sin@-1/sin@+1 = -cos@/(sin@+1)^2 I've tried it multiple times but I can't seem to arrive at the answer.
November 27, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
Didn't you just factor that? (perfect square trinomial) I'm looking for a way to solve it without factoring..
November 27, 2012

Math (trigonometry)
How do you solve this trig identity problem without factoring? I just used @ to represent theta: sin^4@ + 2sin^2@cos^2@ + cos^4@ = 1
November 27, 2012

math
No, because 3x_ can NEVER equal to 16 so 16 divided by 3 has no answer. There will be one left out.
November 8, 2012

Physics
A 35 kg box rest in the bed of a truck. The coefficient of static friction between the box and the truck bed is 0.30 and the coefficient of friction of kinetic friction is 0.10. A) Calculate the maximum acceleration the truck can have before the box slides backwards. B) The ...
October 27, 2012

Physics
How do you know how long you need to draw the vectors? Like if the gravity vector line is longer than the normal force, or if the friction line is longer than the applied force or whatever..?
October 27, 2012

Physics
The maximum force a grocery sack can withstand and not rip is 250 N. Calculate the greatest acceleration 20 kg of groceries can be lifted from the floor to the table such that the sack does not break.
October 24, 2012

physics
A 59.0-kg skater is traveling due east at a speed of 1.80 m/s. A 61.0-kg skater is moving due south at a speed of 6.20 m/s. They collide and hold on to each other after the collision, managing to move off at an angle south of east, with a speed of vf. Find (a) the angle and (b...
October 22, 2012

Science
Can you tell me specifically why this is so??
October 10, 2012

Science
Why are aboriginal clan systems considered a human social system?
October 10, 2012

physics
A satellite circles the earth in an orbit whose radius is 2.01 times the earth's radius. The earth's mass is 5.98 x 1024 kg, and its radius is 6.38 x 106 m. What is the period of the satellite?
October 8, 2012

Math
If the length of the hour and the minute hands of a clock are 4 cm and 6 cm, respectively, what is the distance in cm between the tips of the hands at two o'clock?
October 2, 2012

physics
Two separate seismograph stations receive indication of an earthquake in the form of a wave traveling to them in a straight line from the epicenter and shaking the ground at their locations. Station B is 60 due east of station A. The epicenter is located due north of station A...
September 29, 2012

physics
Ilya and Anya each can run at a speed of 7.80 and walk at a speed of 3.20 . They set off together on a route of length 5.00 . Anya walks half of the distance and runs the other half, while Ilya walks half of the time and runs the other half. Part A How long does it take Anya ...
September 29, 2012

physics
A boy throws a stone straight upward with an initial speed of 12.0 Part A What maximum height will the stone reach before falling back down?
September 29, 2012

physics
Four identical masses of 3.5 each are located at the corners of a square with 1.8 sides. Part A What is the net force on any one of the masses?
September 29, 2012

physics
Three identical blocks connected by ideal strings are being pulled along a horizontal frictionless surface by a horizontal force . (Figure 1) The magnitude of the tension in the string between blocks B and C is = 3.00 . Assume that each block has mass = 0.400 . Part A What is ...
September 29, 2012

physics
Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.80 . When a horizontal force of 340 is applied to a 68.0 box, the box slides on a level floor, opposed by a force of kinetic friction of 150 . Part A What is the magnitude of the ...
September 29, 2012

physics
A 125 object is taken to a height of 210 above the Earth's surface. Part A What is the object's mass at this height? Part B What is the object's weight at this height?
September 29, 2012

physics
Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.8 . A hockey puck with a weight of 0.80 is sliding freely across a section of very smooth (frictionless) horizontal ice. Part A When it is sliding freely, how does the upward force of the ...
September 29, 2012

physics
A Superball is dropped from a height of 2.4 and rebounds off the floor to a height of 1.9 . Part A If the ball is in contact with the floor for 0.70 , determine the direction of the ball’s average acceleration due to the floor. If the ball is in contact with the floor for...
September 29, 2012

physics
Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.80 . A block of mass 23.0 slides down a frictionless surface inclined at 35. Part A To ensure that the block does not accelerate, what is the magnitude of the smallest force that you must ...
September 29, 2012

physics
During liftoff, a hot-air balloon accelerates upward at a rate of 2.5 . The balloonist drops an object over the side of the gondola when the speed is 12 . a)What is the magnitude of the object’s acceleration after it is released (relative to the ground)? Part B What is ...
September 29, 2012

physics
Unless otherwise stated, all objects are located near the Earth's surface, where = 9.80 . A 3000 truck tows a 1500 car by a chain. Part A If the net forward force on the truck by the ground is 3500 , what is the acceleration of the car? Part B What is the tension in the ...
September 29, 2012

physics
A bullet traveling horizontally at a speed of 350 hits a board perpendicular to its surface, passes through and emerges on the other side at a speed of 230 . If the board is 3.80 thick, how long does the bullet take to pass through it?
September 29, 2012

physics
At the Indianapolis 500 time trials, each car makes four consecutive laps, with its overall or average speed determining that car’s place on race day. Each lap covers 2.5 (exact). During a practice run, cautiously and gradually taking his car faster and faster, a driver ...
September 29, 2012

physics
A regional airline flight consists of two legs with an intermediate stop. The airplane flies 380 due north from airport A to airport B. From there, it flies 260 due east to its final destination at airport C. Part A What is the magnitude of the plane’s displacement from ...
September 29, 2012

physics
The acceleration due to gravity near a planet's surface is known to be 3.20 . Part A If the escape speed from the planet is 9.54 , determine its radius. Part B Find the mass of the planet. Part C If a probe is launched from its surface with a speed twice the escape speed ...
September 29, 2012

math
twelve less than a number is 19. what is the number?
September 28, 2012

Physics
Using T-charts A marble it dropped from a stair well that is 4.3 m high. (a) How long will the marble be in the air for? (b) What speed will it be traveling at as it hits the ground?
September 24, 2012

Physics
If it takes 2.37 seconds for a stone to hit the ground from a cliff. (a) From what height was the stone dropped from? (b) What is the stones final velocity when it hits the ground?
September 24, 2012

college stat
Use the graphic to show the sampling distributions of means for the sample from Prison A (n=82) and the sample from Prison B (n=37). Mark the expected value of the mean and the standard units. Shade in the critical zone for alpha = .05.Locate each sample mean after you have ...
July 24, 2012

Calculus
Thank you so much!!!!!
July 10, 2012

Calculus
Sketch the region enclosed by the given curves. Decide whether to integrate with respect to x or y. Then find the area of the region. 2y=5x^(1/2) , y=4 and 2y+1x=6 I've been trying this problem for about 3 hours. Please help!!!!!
July 10, 2012

MATH
Solve the following system of equations for the unknown variables. a + b = 7 a + c = 12 b + c = 15
July 7, 2012

Precalculus
If Sin A=3/5 and cos B= -12/13, find the value of sin(A-B) if Angle A is in Quadrant I and angle B is in Quadrant III.
June 25, 2012

A cylindrical metal can with a radius of 4.25 cm is floating upright in water. A rock is placed in the can, causing it to sink 0.0230 m deeper into the water. What is the weight of the rock?
June 15, 2012

Spanish-Thank you
Thank you Ms. Sue for sending this-I'll check back later to see if there is an answer
May 26, 2012

¿Cuando te cepillas los dientes? Me cepillo los dientes por la mañana. ¿Qué puedes encontrar en tu ciudad o pueblo? Puedo encontrar un parque. ¿Qué vas a hacer con tu familia cuando vas de vacaciones? Quiero a ir a la playa en Hawaii ...
May 26, 2012

AP Biology
In 1918 a particularly virulent strain of influenza (an RNA virus) wiped out millions of health humans in the prime of their lives. Epidemiologists fear that such a super bug could revisit us in the future. And thus there was quest to find samples of the virus, and make a ...
March 28, 2012

Math
A company that produces a particular machine component has 3 factories, one each in Buffalo, Detroit, and Pittsburgh. 39% of the components produced come from the Buffalo factory, 36% of the components come from the Detroit factory, and 25% of the components come from the ...
March 22, 2012

Algebra 2
Write a rule for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence. ( I'm not sure how I'm suppose to write the numbers below a :C so bare with me ) a(2) = - 28, a(20) = 52 I used the formula a(n) = a(1) + ( n-1)d a(20) = a(1) + (20-1)d > 52 = a(1)+19d a(2) = a(1) + (2-1)d &...
March 15, 2012

Math(alg2)
solve the exponential equation 5(2)^2x - 4 = 13 thanks
March 13, 2012

science
a car starts from a stopped position at a red light at the end of 30 second its speed is 20 meters per second what is the acceleration of the car
March 2, 2012

chem
How much heat is required to heat 0.1 g of ice at −30 degrees C to steam at 100 degrees C
March 1, 2012

chem
The standard molar heat of vaporiza- tion for water is 40.79 kJ/mol. How much energy would be required to vaporize 2.54 ×1010 molecules of water? Answer in units of kJ
March 1, 2012

physics
If a wheel 211 cm in diameter takes 2.25 s for each revolution, find its period. T=?s
February 18, 2012

Chemistry
Heating an ore of antimony (Sb2S3) in the presence of iron gives the element antimony and iron(II) sulfide. Sb2S3(s) + 3Fe(s) ---> 2Sb(s) + 3FeS(s) When 15.0 g Sb2Sb3 reacts with an excess of Fe, 9.84 g Sb is produced. What is the percent yield of this reaction?
January 25, 2012

Thank you very much
January 25, 2012

I'm not sure if SraJMcGin is still answering questions but I would appreciate her checking this if she still does Thank you
January 25, 2012

I have a question-I have to write the verb correctly for these two sentences Did I do them correctly? 1. nosotros/lavarnos Nosotros nos lavamos. 2. yo/ponerme Yo me pongo.
January 25, 2012

PreCal
Projectile Motion: An object is propelled upward at an angle theta, 45 degree < theta <90 degree, to the horizontal with an initial velocity of v0 feet per second from the base of an inclined plane that makes an angle of 45 degree with the horizontal. If air is ignored, ...
January 18, 2012

PreCal
Angel of Elevation: You are skiing down a mountain with a vertical height of 1500 feet. The distance from the top of the mountain to the base is 3000 feet. What is the angle of elevation from the base to the top of the mountain? Traveling at 25 miles per hour, how long does it...
January 18, 2012

English
Connections does not give you enough resources and their lessons you pull up and a joke. they aren't even that good and informative. Everything is click here go there ad half the time it doesn't work. I hate not having an actual book in front of me. Not digging ...
January 9, 2012

spanish
January 6, 2012

Economics
If the government announced the economy is headed into an expansionary period of rising real GDP and prices, businesses would most likely respond by: a. lowering wages so that they could afford to hire more workers b. dismantling some of existing production facilities c. ...
December 4, 2011

Mnagemeny
I need assistance with a problem. can anyone help?
November 19, 2011

Math
Change them all to the same denominator. The common denominator is 120
November 11, 2011

math
November 10, 2011

algebra
m to the second
November 10, 2011

algebra
There is no answer. You cannot divide by 0.
November 10, 2011

Algebra 2
P=the principal ( the amount borrowed) R=the rate(percent) T=time the amount is borrowed I=interest You must multiply P R T together to get the interest
November 8, 2011

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