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Estimate Olympic swimming pool problem using Order of Magnitude Calculation: An Olympic swimming pool is roughly 45 m long and 33 m wide. How long will it take to fill such a pool with an ordinary garden hose?
October 2, 2012
an artificial satellite is orbiting the earth. A bomb is released from the satellite. The bomb will (a)explode due to the heat generated by the friction of air (b)fall freely on the earth (c)escape into outer space (d)orbit the earth along with the satellite
December 17, 2011
Math: Word Problem
A ball is thrown vertically upward with velocity 100ft/sec and height of building is 40ft what is maximum height reached by ball and what is velocity when ball hits the ground
September 7, 2010
The ABC Company purchased a solar powered electrical generator on March 9, 2005 for $1.5 million. At that time, it was estimated that the generator would have a useful life of 20 years and a salvage value of $50,000. Over its life span, it was estimated that the generator ...
June 29, 2010