A diver on a platform 40 feet in height jumps upward with an initial velocity of 5ft/s. His height in h feet after t seconds is given by the function h=-16t^2+5t+50. a. What is his maximum height? I got 50.39 b. How long will it take him to reach the surface of the water? h=-...
March 25, 2015
I have the same problem as Marita. Can someone tell us what equation to use. Horizon has a cell phone plan for $28.00 per month plus $.30 per minute with unlimited anytime network minutes and a free flip phone for new customers. How do I put this in an equation. Sprint has a ...
March 8, 2015
state the precision of the measured quantities 1. 0.07 m 2. 908 s 3. 7.60 L 4. 0.005 0 mm answers: 1. 0.01 m 2. 1 s 3. 0.01 L 4. 0.0001 mm i do not understand this , please explain it to me
February 4, 2015
a heavy freight train made a trip of 360 miles, running part of the distance at 54 miles an hour and the rest at 48 miles an hour. if the entire trip took 7 hours, find the distance traveled at each rate
February 2, 2015
Camp Oaks gets 32 boxes of orange juice and 56 boxes o apple juice.Each shelf in the cupboard can hold 8 boxes of juice. What is the least number o shelves needed for all the juice boxes?
January 21, 2015
A. "Solve for w: (6w+1)/5≠2. Describe the solution in set notation." First I must find what number to substitute for "w" that WILL equal 2, correct? Then, determine the numbers that won't (I assume there will be far more of these)? What would be ...
January 14, 2015
'Imagine there is a tank of unknown gas that contains 53.31% carbon, 11.18% hydrogen, and 35.51% oxygen by mass. At 35.0 °C and 0.455 bar, 2.00 L of the gas has a mass of 3.20 g. Using this information, answer the following questions. a.) What is the empirical formula ...
October 27, 2014
The machining center at a production facility has three lathes of differing ages and thus precision. The oldest, machine A, produces finished units of product of which 88% are good, 8% are blemished, and 4% unusable. Machine B produces 92% good, 6% blemished, and 2% unusable. ...
September 12, 2014
A wind is blowing with a speed of 50 mph is a direction 40 degrees west of north. What is the westerly component of the wind's velocity? What is the northerly component of this velocity?
September 8, 2014
A reference calls for the use of "one litre of 0.1 molar acetate buffer pH 5.2 Calculate the amounts of sodium acetate and acetic acid required to make up this buffer, given that for acetic acid Ka = 1.8 x 10-5
August 16, 2014
English III (11th grade)
Lana woke up, curled in a corner of the seat at the back of the train. She lifted the shade to see that the sun had hidden itself in a bank of clouds fluffy as the eiderdown her mother had wrapped her in as a child. Her darling Ted, a military man with a distinguished career, ...
May 12, 2014
The point charges in Figure 17.41 are located at the corners of an equilateral triangle 25.0 cm on a side, where qb = +12.0 µC and qc = -4.50 µC. (Assume that the +x-axis is directed to the right.) (a) Find the electric field at the location of qa. Magnitude ? N/C ...
March 24, 2014
The Megabuck Hospital Corp. is to build a state-subsidized nursing home catering to homeless patients as well as high-income patients. State regulations require that every subsidized nursing home must house a minimum of 760 homeless patients and no more than 1100 high-income ...
March 8, 2014
VERY URGENT- A kicked ball takes off at 25m/s at an angle with the ground. If the goal is 50m away and the horizontal bar is 3.44m above the ground, what must be the elevation angle for the kicker to score a goal?
February 26, 2014
From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 65 students owned iPods, 35 owned cars, and 25 owned both cars and iPods. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPod (but not both)?
January 14, 2014
I am having a bit of trouble with this one. A safety harness is connected to a cable with a report breaking stress of 800MNm-2. What mass could be hung from a harness if the diameter of the cable was 6mm?
October 19, 2013
2 balls of clay , the first of mass 0.5kg,the other of mass 0.75kg approach each other ,each travels with a velocity of 0.5m\s,after the collision they stick together,what is the total energy after collision .Obtain the coefficient of restitution.
June 3, 2013
Estimate the percentage savings in the fuel bill if the thermostat is set back from 68 degrees F to 50 degrees F for 12 hours of the day, and left at 68 degrees F for the other 12 hours, assuming an outside temperature of 15 degrees F all day.
April 26, 2013
A track of mass 1000 kg travelling on a straight level road accelerates from a speed of 10 m/s to a speed of 30 m/s in 12 seconds. Given that the engine of the track exerts a constant pull of magnitude P N and that there is a constant resistance to motion of 200 N, find the ...
April 17, 2013
The solution is about the number of divisors of each number from 1 to 99 and we will exclude 100 as he said they should be positive integers. so we will add them to get 473. A quick formula to calculate the number of divisors is for example 18=2^1 * 3^2 then no.of divisors ...
April 2, 2013
Physics 11 - Dynamics
While standing on a horizontal frictionless surface a 50.0 kg student pushes against a wall with an average force of 125 N to the right for 0.110 s. Calculate the velocity of this student at 1.110 s. My answer: Vf = 0.275 m/s My solutions book has Vf = -0.275 m/s OR 0.275 m/s ...
March 19, 2013
A man jumps from a great height and falls freely to the Earth. Another man jumps from the same height 1 s later. How much are the two men separated by, 2 s after the second man jumps? I'm not sure exactly how to tackle this question. I'm sure I'm making it more ...
March 13, 2013
A block of mass 2 kg is connected to a freely hanging block of mass 4 kg by a light and inextensible string which passes over pulley at the edge of a table. The 2 kg mass is on the surface of the table assumed to be smooth. Calculate the acceleration of the system and the ...
January 12, 2013
A person pulls a crate with 120 N of force against 100 N of friction a distance of 5 meters. Find the energy the person expends pulling the crate, the amount of energy converted to heat via friction, and the increase in the kinetic energy of the crate.
November 20, 2012
ap chemistry :(
consider the reaction C6H14 + 9.5O2 yields 6CO2 + &H2) at constant pressure. which response is true? 1. work may be done on or by the system as the reaction occurs, depending upon the temperature. 2. work is done on the system as the reaction occurs. 3. no work is done as the ...
October 18, 2012
Assuming that accelerations is constant, Given: a=15 ms^-2, s=14.1 m Applying kinematics equation, v^2 = u^2 + 2as Find for u since v is 0, u= sqrt(2 x -15 x -14.1) = 20.78 Solve for t, s= ut + 0.5at^2 14.1= 20.78t + 0.5(15)t^2 //Solve quadratic eqn for t t= 0.564(Ans), -3.33(...
October 8, 2012
Assume the two planes are heading 'towards P'. For now, let's not get too wound up about the x and y aspects. We'll always 'know' the two places are at right angles to each other. First let's create two equations that represent the 'location'...
September 9, 2012
a wheel is making 300rev/min about its center, calculate the angular velocity of any point on the wheel about the center. also find the speed of a point at a distance of 2cm from the center.
June 24, 2012
at a given instant two cars are at distances 300 and 400m from the point of intersection O oftwo straight roads crossing at a right angle and are approaching O at uniform speeds of 20 and 40m/s respectively. find the shortest distance between the cars and the time taken to ...
June 24, 2012
two ships are steaming in opposite directions at 30 and 40km/h respectively, and when they are directly abeam a shot is fired from one. if the gun at rest gives a muzzle velocity of 800m/s. find the direction in which it must be fired to hit the other ship. gravity being ...
June 24, 2012
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Write the standard equation for the circle center (6, 8), that passes through (0, 0). How would someone do this? I have been looking through all my notes from class and I dont understand how to do it.
May 3, 2012
A park maintenance person stands 16 m from a circular monument. Assume that her lines of sight form tangents to the monument and make an angle of 47°. What is the measure of the arc of the monument that her lines of sight intersect? Please don't just answer it tel me ...
May 3, 2012
yo wazzup so can you guys help me with this one problem? Thanks a bunch! Problem: Draw a circle whose center is at (1,2) so that the point (1,5) is a point on the circle. What is the circumference of the circle. I don't get those problems!
April 25, 2012
A rectangular piece of cardboard measures 17cm by 14cm. Strips of equal width are cut off one side and one end. The area of the remaining piece is 108cm^2. Find the width of the strips removed.
October 28, 2011
Scientists performed an experiment to determine whether there is a connection between learning ability and food. They took two groups of 20 mice each, all from the same purebred strain. The mice were deprived of food for 3 days and then given a standard learning session in ...
October 23, 2011