# Posts by sandra

Total # Posts: 1,142

**economics**

I need points and counterarguments on how globalization helps farmers in third world countries for my debate. I know that it opens up trade and has technological developments to create more efficient farming. But that's almost all I can think of.

*March 6, 2010*

**statistics**

randomly selected adult has IQ btween 110 and 120

*March 6, 2010*

**Physics**

Hi, thanks for answering. Apparently our professor wants us to do this question without using density. Is there another possible way to solve this question that you can direct me to?

*March 4, 2010*

**Physics**

Can the following equation be used to solve the question? R = ρ L / A ; find L.. or is there another way? Question: A rectangular piece of gold is 2.2 cm long and 2.4 cm wide. How deep is the piece when it displays a resistance of R = 1.06 μω for a current that ...

*March 4, 2010*

**Physics**

Thanks, so there wouldn't be any need to use the potential difference anywhere right?

*March 4, 2010*

**Physics**

A simplified model for an erythrocyte is a spherical capacitor with a positive inner surface of area A and a membrane of thickness b. Use potential difference of 94 mV across the membrane and a dielectric constant K = 5.0. If the capacitance of the membrane is C = 0.15 pF, ...

*March 4, 2010*

**Physics**

I don't know how to approach this question... Any dielectric material other than vacuum has a maximum electric field that can be produced in the dielectric material before it physically or chemically breaks down and begins to conduct. This maximum electric field is called ...

*March 4, 2010*

**Physics -- Repost**

Homework Help Forum: Physics Posted by Sandra on Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 10:20am. Thank you for answering my previous questions! I have another one now in regards to the following question... An unknown potential difference exists between the inner and outer surfaces of ...

*February 28, 2010*

**Physics**

If someone can help, I'd really appreciate it!

*February 28, 2010*

**Physics**

Thank you for answering my previous questions! I have another one now in regards to the following question... An unknown potential difference exists between the inner and outer surfaces of the membrane of a cell. The inner surface is negative relative to the outer surface. If ...

*February 28, 2010*

**Physics**

I'm really unsure of how to approach this question... Polystyrene has a very low dielectric constant compared to most other solid materials. Therefore, we predict for a polystyrene slab pushed between the plates of a parallel plate capacitor: a. that the amount of charges ...

*February 28, 2010*

**Physics**

How does the capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor change when its plates are moved to twice their initial distance and a slab of material with dielectric constant К = 2 is placed between the plates to replace air? I think that the capacitance would be halved, is ...

*February 28, 2010*

**algebra**

how do i solve this? 16x^2,40xz^2,72z^2 I know its 8z GCF, but how is it done?

*February 22, 2010*

**Trigonometry**

Use the cofunction identities to find an angle x that makes the statement true: tan(2x-140) = cot(x+5)

*February 17, 2010*

**Trigonometry**

Factor 1-sin^3x

*February 17, 2010*

**Physics and Calculus**

Consider a charged ring of radius 27 cm and total charge 15 nC. We are interested in the electric field a perpendicular distance z away from the center of the ring. At what distance from the center of the ring does the electric field become maximum? Hint: The field for a ring...

*February 15, 2010*

**science**

what is the definition to molecule?

*February 15, 2010*

**Physics**

Consider a disk of radius 10 cm and positive surface charge density +3.7 mC/m2. A particle of charge -4.5 mC and mass 75. mg accelerates under the effects of the electric field caused by the disk, from a point at a perpendicular distance from the center of the disk. The final ...

*February 14, 2010*

**Physics**

Consider the limit of large distances, where a finite charged rod is observed at a distance that is very large when compared to the length of the rod. In this situation, the electric field best resembled that of a ... point charge ... it goes like r^-2 infinite line ... it ...

*February 14, 2010*

**science**

whether a material is magnetic or not depends on which of the following ??MANGET ,ELECTOMAGNETISM, ELECTRIC MOTOR, ELECTRIC GNERATOR, ELEC.INDUCTION, MAGNETIC FORCE,

*February 11, 2010*

**Marketing**

How can the lack of a physical good in a pure service affect efforts to promote the service?

*February 9, 2010*

**Physics**

Sorry, my question got answered in a previous post. Sorry for the repost!

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics**

Given a square of sidelength a = 4 cm. We place a charged particle at each corner, three of them carry + 2 nC of charge and one carries the same amount of negative charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field at the center of the square? I read a previous post for a ...

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics- repost**

ok..so how would we find the forces acting at the center of the field? There will be two forces acting, one form the negative and one from the positive charge right? But if we use Coulomb's Law here.. wouldn't we need a charge in the center? I don't understand how ...

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics- repost**

This answer was wrong though when I submitted it. If it's possible, can you please direct me to the mistake I'm making?

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics- repost**

Thank you for clearing that up! I'm getting a wrong answer once again for this question though.:( I tried it your way, but I have a feeling I'm making a mistake somewhere. Please help! Here's what I did: For the -ve charge located at the top right coner of the ...

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics- repost**

Posted by jude on Saturday, February 6, 2010 at 2:20am. Given a square of sidelength a = 5 cm. We place a charged particle at each corner, three of them carry + 2 nC of charge and one carries the same amount of negative charge. What is the magnitude of the electric field at ...

*February 6, 2010*

**Physics**

Hi, O tried this question, but I'm getting an answer of 0.99 which rounds to 1, but it was not given as one of the answer choices...can u tell me where I'm going wrong? What I did was used the following simplified formula: Volume*density*g =q*E ; where I solved for q. ...

*February 6, 2010*

**physics**

Is the point charge considered to have a charge of 1?

*February 6, 2010*

**Phsyics**

yes and i think that around the charged parallel plates..the electric field charge is zero so would the answer be between the charged parallel plates? I can't visualize the question...about the parallel plates..are they one negative and poistive plate..or both positive, ...

*February 5, 2010*

**Phsyics**

The electric field is constant in magnitude and direction for the following arrangement of fixed charges: -Close to a point charge -Close to a dipole -Far from a dipole, i.e., at a distance greater than 10 times the charge seperation distance d of the dipole -Around the ...

*February 5, 2010*

**Physics 103**

How do I solve this problem: You buy a 75W lightbulb in Europe where electricity is delivered to homes at 240V. If you use the lightbulb back in the USA at 120 V, what will it's power output be?

*February 4, 2010*

**world history**

WHY DID THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION BEGIN IN BRITAIN

*February 4, 2010*

**french**

i don't know french that much but i think it should be Avant de choisir l'ecole ou , (like the others write it down)

*January 27, 2010*

**math**

there are 5 wate birds swimming in a pound if there are 3ducks and 2 geese at pond what fraction of the birds are ducks

*January 12, 2010*

**college**

Do students at various colleges differ in how sociable they are? Twenty-five students were randomly selected from each of three colleges in a particular region and were asked to report on the amount of time they spent socializing each day with other students. The results for ...

*December 21, 2009*

**accounting**

In your white paper presented to Tim and Anna, you shared with them the need to adopt a strategy that includes preserving current assets as well as creating future growth. As a result, you provided the tools they needed to consider to accomplish their goals: property and ...

*December 16, 2009*

**pre algebra**

1/2 +(2/3 / 3/4) +(4/5 x 5/6)=

*December 7, 2009*

**Atmospheric Science**

One of the earliest examples of primitive humans, Australopithecus, lived in Africa between about 4 and 1 million years ago. For what fraction of Earth history have hominids been around?

*November 22, 2009*

**Atmospheric Science**

The current magnitude of the greenhouse effect is measured by the difference between the emission from the surface and the emission from the top of the atmosphere, G=¦ÒTs^4 −¦ÒTe^4 ¡Ö 150 W m-2. What would be the required magnitude ...

*November 20, 2009*

**Mathematics for Liberal Arts**

You are on a TV show. You have been asked to either play a dice game five times or accept a $50 bill. The dice game works like this: If you roll a 1, 2 or 3, you win $46. If you roll a 4 or 5, you lose $22. If you roll a 6, you lose $85. Should you play the game? Use expected ...

*November 20, 2009*

**11th grade**

Where have canadians been involved in peacekeeping missions? where was their first mission?

*November 19, 2009*

**11th grade**

Where have canadians been involved in peacekeeping missions? where was their first mission?

*November 19, 2009*

**Chemistry**

How can you determine which acid solutions (all at 0.10 M) has the highest concentration of anions?

*November 14, 2009*

**math**

Suppose the standard deviation is 13.1. What is the variance?

*November 13, 2009*

**statistics**

Use this table to complete the tasks that follow it. Height (in inches) Frequency 50-52 5 53-55 8 56-58 12 59-61 13 62-64 11 Identify the class width. Identify the midpoint of the first class. Identify the class boundaries of the first class. Give the relative frequency for ...

*November 13, 2009*

**Atmospheric Science**

Wind is blowing from Lubbock to Abilene at 10 knots. Assuming a uniform and gradual slope between the two cities, what is the implied sign and magnitude of w resulting purely from this orographic influence? Will this wind warm or cool in transit, and by how much?

*November 12, 2009*

**Atmospheric Science**

The 15th floor meteorological observatory of the O&M building is 188 ft from the level of the main entrance. Assume that the temperature at the entrance is 25 degrees Celcius, that station pressure is 1000 mb, and the mixing ration is .010 kg/kg. What is the actual (station) ...

*November 11, 2009*

**11th grade**

9th grade 300 10th grade 400 11th grade 200 12th grade 400 all together 1200 students

*November 6, 2009*

**math**

what is the fraction as an equvalent decimal of 20/25

*November 5, 2009*

**english**

The number of boys presented is ten

*October 20, 2009*

**Writing skills 1**

psychological effect of nuclear weapons

*October 13, 2009*

**Math**

The price of a baseball glove is represented by the variable x the statement 'is at most' is represented by the symbol ≤ and then the price is $36.49 So the answer is x ≤ $36.49

*October 2, 2009*

**Physics**

A hockey puck is hit on a frozen lake and starts moving with a speed of 12.0 m/s. Five seconds later, its speed is 6.00 m/s. (a) What is its average acceleration? (b) What is the average value of the coefficient of kinetic friction between puck and ice? (c) How far does the ...

*September 23, 2009*

**Quantitative Methods**

I am trying to use the Goal Seek Method in Microsoft Excel but i keep getting a message that says "Cell must contain a value". Since the cell does contain a value what could be the error.

*September 18, 2009*

**Math**

The number of motor vehicles produced worldwide increased from approximately 57.5 million in 2000 to 60.3 million in 2003. Find the (percentage) change in motor vehicle production from 2000 to 2003.

*September 14, 2009*

**Math**

The number of motor vehicles produced worldwide increased from approximately 57.5 million in 2000 to 60.3 million in 2003. Find the percentage change in motor vehicle production from 2000 to 2003.

*September 14, 2009*

**Aged College Student**

The dosage of a certain medication is 1/4 ounce for every 50 pounds of body weight. How many ounces of this medication are required for a person who weighs 175 pounds?

*September 14, 2009*

**Math**

How to plot y=2x+4

*September 14, 2009*

**Math**

How to plot y=2x+4

*September 14, 2009*

**Math**

How to graph y= x+4

*September 14, 2009*

**accounting**

If you were considering extending credit to someone, what are some of the considerations you would recognize?

*August 5, 2009*

**medical**

why insurance companies need so much documentation and the reimbursement system is so complex?

*July 29, 2009*

**Algebra**

Diagonal brace. The width of a rectangular gate is 2 meters (m) larger than its height. The diagonal brace measures sqrt6m. Find the width and height.

*July 23, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce the rational expression to lowest terms 1/15abc (5a^3b^5c^2) =3a^2b^4c Is this right. I reduced,and cancelled out exponents.

*July 22, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms 3x^2-9x+6/10-5x

*July 21, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce rational expression to lowest terms 3t-6/8-4t

*July 21, 2009*

**algebra**

Write each number in standard notation 3.4 x 10^7 = 0.00000034 is this correct

*July 21, 2009*

**pre-algebra**

0.6x+ x ¡Ü1.4x-1

*July 20, 2009*

**Statistics**

A bank lobby has four video cameras positioned to view the entire lobby. any one of the four is sufficient to monitor the lobby. each camera functions independently and has a reability of 0.90, that is, the probability of functioning is 0.90. a bank robbery takes place. let a ...

*July 20, 2009*

**algebra**

A parabola has x-intercepts at 3 and 7, a y-intercept at -21, and (5,4) for its vertex. Write the parabola’s equation

*July 19, 2009*

**algebra**

Solve problem. Telephoto lens. find the image distance i for an object that is 2,000,000 mm from a 250-mm telephoto lens. tel formula is 1/f=1/o + 1/i 1/250=1/2,000,000 + 1/i 5i(1/250)=(1/2,000,000 + 1/i)5i 1/50i = 5i/400,000i + 5i/5i 1/10i = 5i/80,000i + 5i/5i I=8,000 Is this...

*July 19, 2009*

**algebra**

Fast food. If four out of five doctors prefer fast food, then at a convention of 445 doctors, how many prefer fast food? 4/5=x/445 5x=1780 x=356 please check if completed right

*July 18, 2009*

**algebra**

Bear population. To estimate the size Use a proportion to solve of the bear population on the Keweenaw Peninsula, conservationists captured, tagged, and released 50 bears. One year later, a random sample of 100 bears included only 2 tagged bears. What is the conservationist&#...

*July 17, 2009*

**algebra**

5x=1780 (4x445) 1780/5 x=356 checking to see if I completed right.

*July 17, 2009*

**algebra**

Use a proportion Fast food. If four out of five doctors prefer fast food, then at a convention of 445 doctors, how many prefer fast food?

*July 17, 2009*

**algebra**

Find a ratio, and simplify to lowest terms Rise and run. If the rise is 3/2 and the run is 5, then what is the ratio of the rise to the run?

*July 17, 2009*

**algebra**

Show a complete solution. Upstream, downstream. Junior’s boat will go 15 miles per hour in still water. If he can go 12 miles downstream in the same amount of time as it takes to go 9 miles upstream, then what is the speed of the current?

*July 17, 2009*

**business**

What is the interrelationship among the four financial statements? What methods are used to analyze an organization's financial condition?

*July 14, 2009*

**American History**

I just need help with the second question I already did the first one. I understand that some of the criticism are voteing, travel, I need a few more but I don't know what to put.

*July 14, 2009*

**American History**

What does American democracy mean to mean to you as an individual? What are some of the criticism of this style of government?

*July 14, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. 4x^2/2x^9

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Simplify each complex fraction. Reduce each answer to lowest terms. ab+b^2/4ab^ 5 _______________ a+b/6a^2b^2

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce each rational expression to lowest terms. Assume that the variables represent only numbers for which the denominators are nonzero. a^2-b^2/a-b

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

5 is numerator/ y-3 is denominator y + 7/(2y-6) +1 y +7 is numerator, 2-y is denominator the whole thing +1

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Perform the indicated operation (-2a²)/(3a²) X (20a)/(15a³)

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Here are questions to worker question solve the problem. a) Rewrite the formula by factoring the right-hand side completely. b) Use the factored version of the formula to find N(3). c) Use the accompanying graph to estimate the time at which the workers are most efficient. d...

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Worker efficiency. In a study of worker efficiency at Wong Laboratories it was found that the number of components assembled per hour by the average worker t hours after starting work could be modeled by the formula N(t)=-3t+23t^2+8t

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Build each rational expression into an equivalent rational expression with the indicated denominator (-7yt)/(3x) =(?)/(18xyt)

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Perform operation (-2a²)/(3a²) X (2a+2)/(15a³) Sorry this is my first time typing out math problems. Thank you for your help.

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

perform operatiion -2a²/ * 2a+2/ 3a² 15a³

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Perform operation 3/a^2 x 2a+2/6

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Perform operation 3/ * 2a+2/ a²+a 6

*July 13, 2009*

**algebra**

Reduce to simplest terms,rational expression -2x-8 ______ x^2+2x-8

*July 13, 2009*

**Algebra**

Build each rational expression into an equivalent rational expression with the indicated denominator. -7yt= ? ____ _____ 3x 18xyt

*July 10, 2009*

**algebra**

Which numbers cannot be used in place of the variable in each rational expression? 2y+1 ____ y^2-y-6

*July 10, 2009*

**algebra**

Decreasing cube. Each of the three dimensions of a cube with sides of length s centimeters is decreased by a whole number of centimeters. The new volume in cubic centimeters is given by V(s) = s3 - 13s2 + 54s -72. a) Find V(10). b) If the new width is s - 6 centimeters, then ...

*July 10, 2009*

**math**

Yeah I already figured it out thank you. I was wondering how you did it solved the problem I was getting fusterated b/c I tried it so many ways and I just wouldn't come up with an answer, I was way off the mult. choice. Once again thanks.

*July 9, 2009*

**math**

So what you did was mult. 230,000 by 1.06 right which I got 368000. But from there what do I do did you mult. 368000 by 21? I'm lost in that step right there.

*July 9, 2009*

**math**

Well you see that is what I did and but still don't come up with the answer these are my answer options. A)$427,867.75 B)$737,641.16 C)$828,813.61 D)$781,899.63 I even did this since there are 12mths in a year I mult. 12 by 21 which I got 252. So what is the answer though????

*July 9, 2009*