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physics
Jupiter's gravitational field at the surface is approximately three times that of the earth. A person weighing 120 lb. on the earth's surface would weigh how much on Jupiter?
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 7:32pm

physics
an object weighs 3 lb. at 10 earth radii from its center. What is the object's weight on the earth's surface?
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 5:47pm

physics
what is the weight of a 3.0 kg object on the surface of the earth?
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 5:46pm

Physics
The potential energy increase is: W = - M m G/(2R) + M m G/R where M is the mass of the Earth, m is the mass of the object and R is the Earth's radius and G is the gravitational constant. We can simplify the expression for W: W = 1/2 M m G/R = m R/2 (M G /R^2) = m R/2 g = ...
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 4:21pm

Physics
How much energy is required to move a 900 kg object from the Earth's surface to an altitude twice the Earth's radius?
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 3:13pm

Physics
How much energy is required to move a 900 kg object from the Earth's surface to an altitude twice the Earth's radius?
Sunday, June 17, 2012 at 3:06pm

Physics Gravity
A projected space station consists of a circular tube that will rotate about its center (like a tubular bicycle tire) as shown in the figure . The circle formed by the tube has a diameter of about 1.1-km What must be the rotation speed (revolutions per day) if an effect equal ...
Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 5:32pm

Physics Gravity
The earth has a mass = 5.98 X 10^24 kg and the sun has a mass = 1.99 X 10^30 kg. They are separated, center to center, by r= 93 million miles = 150 million km. What is the size of the gravitational force acting on the earth due to the sun? Very confused by this problem. May ...
Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 5:26pm

Physics
Convert the latitude difference of the two cities from degrees to radians. Then multiply that angle by the radius of the Earth. Arc length = radius * (angle in radians)
Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 12:50am

Physics
Assuming that the Earth is spherical and recalling that latitudes range from 0° at the Equator to 90° N at the North Pole, how far apart, measured on the Earth's surface, are Copenhagen (55.67° N latitude), and Rome (41.90° N latitude)? The two cities lie ...
Friday, June 15, 2012 at 9:23pm

Physics
What is the centripetal acceleration of the Moon? The period of the Moon's orbit about the Earth is 27.3 days, measured with respect to the fixed stars. The radius of the Moon's orbit is RM = 3.85 · 108 m.
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 11:04pm

Physics
Calculate the force of the Earths gravity on a spacecraft 12,800 km (2 earth radii) above the Earths surface if its mass is 1350 kg?
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 5:34pm

Math
A plumber's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. He moves the same amount to fill the trench. What is his pay for this job? $___________ (These questions are all confusing)
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 5:15pm

Earth Science
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Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 12:04pm

Earth Science
Scientists tell us that the Earth is suffering ill effects from ozone depletion and the greenhouse effect. Compare these two phenomenons. What aspects do they have in common? How might they actually help eah other to produce conditions in which humans and plants would find it ...
Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 12:02pm

Grammar
Do i need to capitalize the word everlasting? ------> The everlasting God, the Lord, the Creator of the ends of the earth, fainteth not, neither is weary. WHY and Do i need to capitalize the word everlasting? Please help.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 9:27pm

algebra
If a pine cone is projected upward at a velocity of 16ft/sec from the top of a 96-foot pine tree, then how long does it take to reach the earth?
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at 9:48am

Earth Science
At least 4 billion years old. http://geology.about.com/od/rocks/ig/met​rockindex/rocpicgneiss.htm
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 10:31pm

Earth Science
How old is the Gneiss in Greenland?
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 10:28pm

physics....
1) Yellow light that has a wavelength of 560 nm passes through two narrow slits that are 0.300 mm apart. An interference pattern is produced on a screen 160 cm distant. What is the location of the first-order maximum? 2) A communication satellite is orbiting 36 000 km above ...
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 8:54pm

Earth Science
You're welcome.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:59pm

Earth Science
thank you!
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:55pm

Earth Science
You're right!
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:09pm

Earth Science
I Believe it is "all of the above".
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 7:07pm

Earth Science
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 6:57pm

Earth Science
Which of the following processes helps to shape the landforms of Earth? - Mass movement - Glaciers - Wind - All of the above
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at 6:53pm

Physics
Find the magnitude of the gravitational attraction force that the earth exerts on a 62-kilogram astronaut who is 8.00 X 10^7 meters away from the center of the earth. Useful numbers: M^earth=5.98 X 10^24kg; G=6.67 X 10^-11 N*m^2kg^-2 Please walk me through your steps, don'...
Monday, June 11, 2012 at 2:53pm

English III
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zora_Hursto​n#Literary_career http://www.studyguide.org/WinterDreams.h​tm I'm dividing Frost's poem into three parts. Read carefully and re-think. "Birches" Robert Frost When I see birches bend to left and right Across...
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 1:30pm

Physics please help
g=force/mass=GMe/distance^2 is one way, if you look up the mass of the Earth Another way is to compute centripetal acceleration a=v^2/r = w^2/r where w=2PI/period and r is given above. and period is a day in seconds.
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 1:09pm

Physics please help
Geosynchronous satellites orbit the Earth at an altitude of about 3.58×10^7 m. Given that the Earth's radius is 6.38×10^6 m and its mass is 5.97×10^24 kg, what is the magnitude of the gravitational acceleration at the altitude of one of these satellites? ...
Saturday, June 9, 2012 at 12:49pm

physics
the mass of the spacecraft would be the same because mass doesn't change when distance from the earth changes. so the answer is 2.00x10^4 kg
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 5:57pm

Chemistry
A cublic meter of ocean water contains 6x10^-5 g of gold. If the total mass of the water in Earth's oceans is 4x10^20 kg, how many kilograms of gold are distributed throughout the ocean? (Assume that the density of seawater is 1 g/cm3.) How many literes of seawater would ...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 2:49am

English
Have you read the companion poem to this one? Blake's "The Lamb"? http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/172​926 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ wat features do it tell of tyger? i say that it say it be fearful powerful. Yes, I agree, but what will you add once you ...
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 10:25pm

Physics
M is the mass of the Earth, m is the mass of the Moon. r is =3.8•10^8 m M•x =m• (r-x). x =m•r/(M+m).
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 1:50pm

Physics
How far is the center of mass of the Earth-Moon system from the center of the Earth? The Earth's mass is 5.97×1024 kg, the Moon's mass is 7.4×1022 kg, and the distance between their centers is 3.8×108 m.
Monday, June 4, 2012 at 12:57pm

English
i not get what this poem mean it be a ballad but i not get what theme be do the guy girl be in strong bond? True Thomas lay on Huntlie bank; A marvel he did see And there he saw a ladye bright Come riding down by the Eildon Tree. Her skirt was o' the grass-green silk, Her ...
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 10:32pm

Physics
A rotating space station has radius 1270 m, measured from the center of rotation to the outer deck where the crew lives. What should the period of rotation be if the crew is to feel that they weigh one-half their Earth weight? I got 101.1 seconds... is this correct? Please help!
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 11:06am

physics
PE at surface= GMm/r PE mars= GMmars*m/rm PE earth= GMe*m/re so on mars, you have to overcome the PE at the surface, or 1/2 m v^2=GMmars*m/rmars velocity= sqrt(2G*MassMars/radiusMars)
Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 10:02pm

islam
The great sage and scholar of Islam, Ibn al-Qayyim, said: “Truthfulness is the greatest of stations, from it sprout all the various stations of those traversing the path to God; and from it sprouts the upright path which if not trodden, perdition is that person’s ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 8:28am

religion
assalam sister. this is what i can help regarding your question. hopefully it helps little bit ------- Praise be to Allaah. This question which the Kuffaar have asked you is inherently false and self-contradictory. If we were to say – for the sake of argument – that ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 6:43am

islam
In the Quran the sky is referred to as-sama’,as-samawat & as-sama ad-dunya. a.What is the best definition of the three terms mentioned that is given by mufassirs b.What is their relationship between each other? c.What would each of the term refer to, in our present ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 6:33am

Early Childhood Education
The correct definition of the term aesthetics is A.sensing and gaining beauty and wonder from the environment. B. looking at the earth with a utilitarian purpose in mind. I think it's A. Please help
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 5:58pm

Physics
(a) Lorentz force F =q•v•B•sinα. α= 90º, q=e, F =1.6•10^-19 •0.02•3•10^8•3 = (b) F=k•q1•q2/r² = 9•10^9•(1.6•10^-19)²​/3•10^-6 = (c) F =G• m•M/R². m(electron) = m...
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 5:38pm

English
Some of my favorites: Good Earth, Pearl Buck Exodus, Leon Uris Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson and David Oliver Relin Any of the mysteries set in Botswana by Smith. http://www.randomhouse.com/features/mcca​llsmith/books.html Any of the mysteries set in ancient Ireland ...
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 1:49pm

Physics
Calculate the force on an electron (qe = -1.6 x 10^-19 C) in each of the following situations: a.) moving at 2.0% the speed of light and perpendicular to a 3.0 T magnetic field b.) 3.0 x 10^-6 m from a proton c.) in Earth's gravitational field at the surface of Earth
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 1:39pm

Physics
Calculate the force on an electron (qe = -1.6 x 10-19 C) in each of the following situations: a.) moving at 2.0% the speed of light and perpendicular to a 3.0 T magnetic field b.) 3.0 x 10-6 m from a proton c.) in Earth's gravitational field at the surface of Earth
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 1:38pm

earth
A particle weighs 120 N on the surface of the earth. At what height above the earth's surface will its weight be 30 N? Radius of the earth = 6,400 km.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 11:31am

Earth Science
Environmental Sustainability” refers to the ______________ of vital human ______________ support systems. fill in the blank
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 1:31pm

physics
What is the radius of a communications satellite’s orbital path that is in a uniform circular orbit around Earth and has a period of exactly 24.0 hours (86,400 seconds). (Measurement is from the center of Earth.) G = 6.67 × 10-11 N.m2/kg2 ME = 5.98 × 1024 kg 1...
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 10:39am

PHYSICS
Magnetic field of the Earth is ≈ 10^-5 T (!!!) ε = B•l•v =1•10^- 5•1.2•10 =1.2•10^-4
Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 4:37pm

PHYSICS
A straight 1.2 m length iron rod is moved at 10 m/s through the earth's magnetic field at a location where it has magnitude 1.0 × 105 T. What is the magnitude of the induced emf between one end of the wire and the other end? What formula do I use?
Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 4:10pm

Physics
1.(a) Explain the term time dilation. (b) Show that an interval of time observed in a moving frame of reference will be less than the same interval of the observed in a stationary frame of reference. 2. A rocket was found to be 150m when measured on earth. It then leaves and ...
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 7:15am

Physics
1.(a) Explain the term time dilation. (b) Show that an interval of time observed in a moving frame of reference will be less than the same interval of the observed in a stationary frame of reference. 2. A rocket was found to be 150m when measured on earth. It then leaves and ...
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 7:13am

CUC
1. A rocket was found to be 150m when measured on earth.It then leaves and move at a constant velocity of 2 x 10m/s. What is its new length? 2. Two spaceships A and B are moving in opposite directions, A with a speed of 0.9c while B with a speed of 6c. Find the relative ...
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 5:42am

Earth Science
The half life of K-40 is 1.3*10^9 years. That is something they should have told you, or which you have to look up. 3.9*10^9 years (the approximate age of the earth) is three half lives. 100g*(1/2)^3 = ??
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 2:29am

physics please help
F =G•m•M(E)/[R(EM) –R(M)]², where the gravitational constant G =6.67•10^-11 N•m²/kg², m =2.7 kg, Earth’s mass is M(E) = 5.97•10^24 kg, Distance between the centres of the Earth and the Moon R(EM) =384467000 m. Moon’ radius...
Friday, May 25, 2012 at 5:07pm

physics please help
An astronaut stands at a position on the Moon such that Earth is directly overhead and releases a Moon rock that was in her hand. (c) What is the gravitational force exerted by the Earth on the same 2.7-kg rock resting on the surface of the Moon? answer in mN I keep ...
Friday, May 25, 2012 at 4:38pm

Earth Science
If you started with 100 grams of Potassium-40 how much would reamin Potassium-40 after 3.9 x 10 to the 9th years?
Friday, May 25, 2012 at 3:13pm

Science
Suppose we allowed each person 1000m^3 of living space in a large building, with ceiling height 3 m. To the nearest order of magnitude, how many 1000m high buildings would have to be built to house the entire population of 8.5 x 10^14 people on the energy-limited Earth, if ...
Friday, May 25, 2012 at 11:31am

geometry
Earth has a diameter of approximately 8000 miles. Jupiter's diameter is approximately 88000 miles. How many times greater is the volume of Jupiter than the volume of Earth?
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 4:00pm

advanced functions
Sorry, I actually have a question. According to the question that was posted. If I were to solve this question, without knowing the radius of the earth before hand. Is there any other solution??
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 11:08pm

physics mc question!!!!HELP
Question # 1 : It a particle increases its speed by a factor of 2, what happens to the kinetic energy? a)doubles b)cuts in half c)increases by a factor of 4 d)depends on whether or not work is done on the particle Question # 2: An object falling near the surface of the Earth a...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 8:01pm

Science
A man has a mass of 66kg in the Earth. What is his weight?
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 7:51pm

Marine Biology
Surface currents are created by wind and the Earth's rotation. What creates deep water currents?
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 9:35am

Business math
A plumber's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. He moves the same amount to fill the trench. What is his pay for this job?
Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at 6:32am

Physics
A truck travels 2.85 km north and then makes a 90° left turn and drives another 4.90 km. The whole trip takes 4.50 min. (a) With respect to a two-dimensional coordinate system on the surface of Earth such that the y-axis points north, what is the net displacement vector of...
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 2:26pm

Physics
When the space shuttle (mass of the shuttle = 2 x10^6 kg) was at the outer limit of Earth's atmosphere (distance = 350 km above Earth's surface), astronauts measured the gravitational force from Earth to be equal to 1.7 x 10^7 newtons. Assuming that both Earth and the ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 4:29pm

Art
"The Waste Land" is a long, complex poem of 433 lines about a wilderness which seems both personal and external. The poem is divided into five sections and is dedicated to Eliot’s friend and poet, Ezra Pound, as it was Pound who revised and edited the poem. The ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 1:58pm

kw university
You want to get an idea of the magnitude of magnetic fields produced by overhead power lines. You estimate that a transmission wire is about 11 above the ground. The local power company tells you that the line operates at 16 and provide a maximum of 83 to the local area. ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 1:53pm

Art
Could you please check these sentences, too? Thank you very much. 1) The Waste Land is a complex long poem of 433 lines about a “waste land” which seems both personal and external. It is divided into five sections and is dedicated to Eliot’s friend and poet, ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 1:20pm

physics
Weight x Distance = (charge)*(Voltage difference) M*g*X = e*V Solve for V e = 1.6*10^-19 C g = 9.8 m/s^2 (on Earth) X = 0.05 m M = 9.1*10^-31 kg V = 2.8*10^-12 volts
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 11:19pm

math
The Earth rotates once every 24 hours. What is the angular speed of a point on the Earth's surface in rad/min. Give your answer to five decimal places. Use 3.14 for pi. (example units: m/s, mi/h)
Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 8:40pm

Momentum
mgh =mv²/2. v=sqrt (2•g•h) = sqrt(2•9.8•7) = 11.71 m/s The speed of the bag respectively the Earth is equal to the speed of Earth respectively the bag.
Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 10:26am

physics
i will begreatfull if u help me insolving the below problems: 1.)the time period of a pendulum clock on the surface of the earth is 6 sec.Find the timeperiod of the same pendulum on the moon.(g=9.8m/sec2) 2.)the time period of a pendulum is 6.28sec.Whay will be its lengthif g=...
Thursday, May 17, 2012 at 10:13am

Momentum
A 8.4 kg laundry bag is dropped from rest at an initial height of 7.00 m. (a) What is the speed of Earth toward the bag just before the bag hits the ground? Use the value 5.98 1024 kg as the mass of Earth. (b) Use your answer to part (a) to justify disregarding the motion of ...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 6:49pm

physics college
Use Newton's Law of Gravitation to compute the work W required to propel a 1100 kg satellite out of the earth's gravitational field. You may assume that the earth's mass is 5.981024 kg and is concentrated at its center. Take the radius of the earth to be 6.37106 m ...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:38pm

math
If d is the distance, and r is the radius of the earth (in feet), r^2 + d^2 = (r+32000)^2
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:16pm

math
assuming you mean on the earth, not some other planet or polyhedral body, If d is the distance, and r is the radius of the earth (in feet), r^2 + d^2 = (r+32000)^2
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 4:15pm

Enviro Science
4. Which of the following issues hinders efforts to achieve sustainability? a. who will solve environmental problems b. who is responsible for environmental problems c. who pays the costs of implementing solutions d. all of the above D 8. Which of the following factors does ...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 1:19pm

geography
http://www.google.com/search?rlz=1C1GGGE​_enUS379US379&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q​=layers+of+gases+around+the+earth
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 9:59am

Phizzics....
(a) F=G•m•M/(R+h)², where the gravitational constant G =6.67•10^-11, Earth’s mass is M = 5.97•10^24 kg, Earth’s radius is R = 6.378•10^6 m. h =8.2•10^5 m, m = 52 kg. (b) m•a = m•v²/(R+h) = G•m•M/(R+h)²...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 6:17am

Phizzics....
The weight of an object is the force on the object due to gravity. It is the product of the mass m of the object and the magnitude of the local gravitational acceleration g (depends on the distance from the center of the Earth R) If g→0 (at R →∞) weight &#...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 5:59am

physics
C) It is equal to the magnitude of the force that Earth exerts on you.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 at 3:58am

Enviro Science
4. Which of the following issues hinders efforts to achieve sustainability? a. who will solve environmental problems b. who is responsible for environmental problems c. who pays the costs of implementing solutions d. all of the above D 8. Which of the following factors does ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 8:29pm

Phizzics....
The Canadian microsatellite MOST (Microvariability and Oscillations of Stars) has a mass of just 52 kg. It travels in an almost circular orbit at an average altitude of 820 km above Earth’s surface. a) Calculate the gravitational force between Earth and the MOST satellite...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 7:29pm

Phizzics....
How does the weight of a Mars lander change as it travels from Earth to Mars? Does the weight ever equal zero? Does the mass of the lander change? Explain your answer. (Hint: restrict your analysis to a system consisting of Earth, Mars and lander.)
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 7:25pm

PHYSICS
What major obstacle did Henry Cavendish face when measuring the gravitational force between two objects on Earth? A) The masses required had to be very small. B) The gravitational force between the two masses was very small. C) The distance between the two masses had to be ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 6:48pm

physics
Which of the following best describes the strength of the gravitational force on Earth due to your mass? A) It is zero as long as you are standing on Earth’s surface. B) It is much greater than Earth’s gravitational force on you because Earth’s mass is so great...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 6:46pm

earth science
false. That's why there's a so-called "dark side" of the moon. It's the face that is never visible form earth.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 12:00pm

earth science
A different side of the moon faces the earth at different times of the month. True or false?
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 at 11:05am

Global History
Japanocentrism Japanocentrism is the ethnocentric belief that Japan is, or should be, at the center of the world. This may manifest itself domestically as the persecution and marginalization of non-Japanese, or globally as the pursuit of Japanese economic, cultural, or ...
Monday, May 14, 2012 at 6:37pm

Health
At the dining halls I work out all employees must wear hats or hairnets and gloves at all times no exceptions! At all the restaurants I have ever eaten at I have never seen waiters or waitresses wear gloves or hairnets/hats ever! I feel as if this a huge sanitation violation ...
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 11:20pm

solid geometry...
find the area of the earth's surface within the Arctic Circle; that is, in latitude north 66° 32' N. thank you! :D
Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 5:05am

physics
A 20.0-kg model plane flies horizontally at a constant speed of 12.2 m/s. (a) Calculate its kinetic energy. . J (b) The plane goes into a dive and levels off 20.0 m closer to Earth. How much potential energy does it lose during the dive? Assume no additional drag. J (c) How ...
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 8:08pm

gEoMeTrY iNsCrIbEd AnGlEs MuLtIpLe ChOiCe QuEsTiOn
A satellite, B, is 17,000 miles from the horizon of Earth. Earth’s radius is about 4,000 miles. Find the approximate distance the satellite is from the Earth’s surface. {The picture is a circle with point O in the center, point C is on the top center edge of the ...
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 9:38am

Earth Science
spits
Friday, May 11, 2012 at 9:34am

physics
ΔPE = PE( at the height h) –PE 9at the Earth’s surface) = = m•g•h – 0 = m•g•h = 6200•9.8•2500000 = 10.52•10^11 J. Really, the acceleration due to gravity at the height h = 2500000 m is g1 = G•M/(R+h)², where the ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:48am

physics
If the Sun's mass doesn't change, its gravitational attraction won't change. If the gravitational attraction doesn't change, then the Earth's orbit won't change
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:15am

physics
vₒ= 3.4 km/s= 3400 m/s. The problem may be solved by several methods. The first method (kinematics) The height from the Earth's surface h =vₒ•t -g•t²/2, v=vₒ-g•t. At the top point v=0, => vₒ=g•t, t = vₒ/g, ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:08am

inscribed angles
A satellite, B is 17,000 miles from the horizon of Earth, Earth's radius is about 4,000 miles. Find the approximate distance the satellite is from the Earths surface. possilbe answers 13,464 17,464 20,957 21,000 I do not understand how to do these problems
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 9:13am

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