Total # Posts: 251
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
How do you
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
free will baptiste
i am trying to help my daughter with home work but dont understand question. Show 30, Broken Key is 3. Show several ways. if am able to solve one i can help her to the rest.
September 28, 2011
Light falls on a photoelectric surface that has a work function of 2.90 eV. If the voltage required to stop the ejected electrons is 0.210 V, what is the wavelength of the incident radiation?
May 10, 2011
some study guide questions i am stumped on 1 uncertainty about the future is likely to a increase current spending b either increase or decrease c decrease current spending d no impact on current spending think it's d 2 as the general price level increases the amount of ...
April 15, 2011
a) Aluminum Chloride has a universal indicator color of red and the Ph of 4.0 b) Sodium Carbonate has a universal indicator color of violet and the Ph of 9.5. c) Ammonium Acetate has a universal indicator color of green and the Ph of 7.5 For the following salts give an ...
March 15, 2011
Uniform rod of weight 10N and length 5m is supported by ropes from points P and Q. The rope at P is attached 1.0m from end M and the rope at Q is attached 0.25m from end O. find the tensions Tp and Tq
February 24, 2011
you will first of all conevert km/h to m/s which is 105 multiply 1000 then divide by 3600= 29.7. use the formula f= ma. 1250 multiply by 9.8=12250 then use formula for work w=f multiply by distance w=12250 multiply by 29.7=363825J.
February 23, 2011
A car travels 2.06 km in the x-direction, then turns left 70.3 degrees to the original direction and travels an additional distance of 4.23 km. Calculate the x component of the cars net displacement. Let : d1 = 2.06 km, theta = 70.3 degrees , and d2 = 4.23 km.
February 1, 2011
A 5.1 kg object initially at rest at the origin is subjected to the time-varying force shown in Figure P5.25, with the vertical axis in 4 N increments. What is the object's velocity at t = 6 s?
December 6, 2010
Probability and Statistics
Can someone tell me what formula I should use? The number of milligrams of tar in filtered and unfiltered cigarettes is being compared. The following cigarettes are pulled to be part of the samples: Filtered: bunch of data Unfiltered: bunch of data The first question is create...
November 30, 2010
A popular casino in Windsor estimates that the chance that someone sitting at one of their Black Jack tables has a 0.35 probability of winning a given hand. Assume that all games played are independent. a. Isaac decides to play until his first win, and bets $50 per game. When ...
November 24, 2010
Can anyone point me in the right direction? I need to know which play made the line Drama Kings and Queens unite!. I have tried using several search engines with no avail. Just a hint at the author would be good.
November 9, 2010