# Homework Help: Science: Earth

## Recent Homework Questions About Earth

physics
You throw a 0.15 kg ball straight upward from ground level with an initial speed of 15 m/s. (Yes, from ground level. This is to make the calculations easier. If it bothers you, imagine you are standing in a dugout.) Your friend throws a 0.09 kg lump of clay upward after it. ...

science
a man has a mass of 80,0 kg is standing on the surface of the earth. a )calculate the magnitude of the attractive force (gravity) that the earth exerts on the man.(784n) b)how does your answer in a) compare to the magnitude of the force that the man exerts on earth? c)use your...

Math
I need help please. the mean distance of earth from the sun is 92,960,000 which is 258% of the mean distance of mercury from the sun. What is mercury’s mean distance from the sun in ten millions of miles?

Math
I need help please. the mean distance of earth from the sun is 92,960,000 which is 258% of the mean distance of mercury from the sun. What is mercury’s mean distance from the sun in ten millions of miles?

physics
help me please. *TRUE or FALSE* 1.the north pole of a permanent magnet is attracted to a south pole 2.iron,aluminum, and nickel are all ferromagnetic materials 3.all permanent magnets are surrounded by a magnetic field 4.the direction of a magnetic field is indicated by the ...

Language Arts
Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

PHYSICS
please.!PLEASe PLEASE. help me. TRUE or FALSE 1.the north pole of a permanent magnet is attracted to a south pole 2.iron,aluminum, and nickel are all ferromagnetic materials 3.all permanent magnets are surrounded by a magnetic field 4.the direction of a magnetic field is ...

Physics
help me to my homework please.!PLEASe PLEASE. TRUE or FALSE 1.the north pole of a permanent magnet is attracted to a south pole 2.iron,aluminum, and nickel are all ferromagnetic materials 3.all permanent magnets are surrounded by a magnetic field 4.the direction of a magnetic ...

Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

Science HELP PLS
how are earth and venus similar? how is venus different from earth? provide two similarities and two differences

Physics
anybody help me to my homework please.!thanks TRUE or FALSE 1.the north pole of a permanent magnet is attracted to a south pole 2.iron,aluminum, and nickel are all ferromagnetic materials 3.all permanent magnets are surrounded by a magnetic field 4.the direction of a magnetic ...

Physics
If the mass of a planet is 0.103 times that of the Earth and its radius is 0.592 times that of the Earth, estimate the gravitational field g at the surface of the planet. The gravitational acceleration on Earth is 9.8 m/s2. Answer in units of m/s2

Physics
What is the magnitude of the momentum of the 0.057-kg tennis ball when it travels at a speed of 29 m/s? Earth is the frame of reference.

physics
An astronaut has a mass of 60kg.what is her weight here on earth

physics
A horizontal ,straight wire carying 12.0A current from west to east is in the earth's magnetic field B.At this place,B is parallel to the surface of the earth ,points to the north and its magnitude is 0.04mT.Determine the magnetic force on 1m length of the wire.If mass of this...

Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the water, Or stand under trees in the...

physics
Osmium is the densest metal on earth. It has a density of 22.61 g.cm–3. Which of the following best represents this density in kg.m–3?

technology
An eco-friendly home-building company has asked you to create their logo. Which of the following color schemes would work best to enhance the perception that their company is Earth-friendly? (1 point) Correct answer (1 pt) green and brown Unselected answer (0 pts) red and ...

Language
Miracles Walt Whitman, 1819 - 1892 Why, who makes much of a miracle? As to me I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the beach just in the edge of the...

Science
About what percent of all of Earth's fresh water is found in ground water, streams, lakes, and rivers?

Consider a simple pendulum consisting of a small marble of mass 10 g that can be onsidered a point mass suspended from the lower end of an inextensible string of length 80 cm and whose mass is negligible. The upperstring is connected to a fixed point O .The pendulum is shifted...

science help
A scientist uses a computer model to understand a widely accepted theory about Earth's surface. The computer model would most likely help the scientist to... A. reduce the intensity of earthquakes B. discover new facts about the theory C. stop the creation of faults during ...

Physics
Sally has a mass of 50.0kg and earth has a mass of 5.98X10^24kg. The radius of earth is 6.371x10^6m. A)What is the force of gravitational attraction between sally and earth? B)What is Sally's weight?

Science
Why are there so many different species on earth today?

Physics
At 6400 km above the earth’s surface, an object weighing 71 N on the surface would weigh only 18 N. Acceleration due to gravity will be about ¼ that on the surface of the earth.

Earth Science
Why are there so many different species on Earth today?

SCIENCE PLZ HELP
when are tides in earths oceans the highest? during the moons waning gibbous phase during the moons waxing gibbous phase when the moon is at the right angle of the sun when the sun, Earth, and moon are in a line.

physics
A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...

physics
A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...

English (Check)
Below each of the passages from Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God, list the type of literary device(s) employed and explain how the passage exemplifies the device(s). 1. Were it not for the sovereign pleasure of God, the earth would not bear you one moment...There are black...

phy 231
It takes 23 hours 56 minutes and 4 seconds for the earth to make one revolution (mean sidereal day). a.What is the angular speed of the earth? I got 7.292x10^-5 rad/s b.Assume the earth is spherical. Relative to someone on the rotation axis, what is the linear speed of an ...

Earth science
Why didn't the early geologic time scale include the number of years ago that events happened?

Earth Science
why didn't the early geologic time scale include the number of years ago that events happened?

math
The atmospheric pressure P(h) (in pounds per square inch) at a height h (in miles) above sea level on Earth satisfies a differential equation P' = -kP for some positive constant k. (a) Measurements with a barometer show that P(0) = 1.2 and P(9) = 0.7. What is the decay ...

physics
A bag of sugar weighs 3.00 lb on Earth. What would it weigh in newtons on the Moon, where the free-fall acceleration is one-sixth that on Earth? N Repeat for Jupiter, where g is 2.64 times that on Earth. N Find the mass of the bag of sugar in kilograms at each of the three ...

Science
Can someone please check my answers? I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks! 1. Which of the following inner planets has virtually no atmosphere? a. Mercury*** b. Venus c. Mars d. Earth 2. Which of the following statements about the inner planets is true? a. They all have rings...

Earth science
A scientist wants to determine the age of a rock. The rock contains an index fossil and an ancient relative of a living organism. Which is more useful for dating the rock, and why? Answer: an ancient relative of a living organism would be more useful for dating the rock ...

HELP
answers marked below 1. Which of Earth’s spheres contains most of its mass? (1 point) atmosphere hydrosphere geosphere biosphere 2. Erosion and weathering are examples of which types of forces? (1 point) constructive forces destructive forces gravitational forces inertia-...

Science
*NEED HELP ASAP* TIA Hi everyone! If you could help me I would really like that! Question: Suppose the moon rotated on its axis just as quickly as Earth. Would you still always see the same side of the moon from Earth?

Basic electricity
A body having a mass of 4.5kg is supported 30kg above earth surface calculate the portential energy take 10kg?

Science
When are tides in earth's oceans the highest? A. during the moon's waning gibbous phase. B. during the moon's waxing gibbous phase C. when the moon is at a right angle to the sun*** D. when the sun, Earth, and moon are in line

Earth Science
If we were to increase atmospheric CO2 fivefold by the burning of fossil fuels, how much would the atmospheric oxygen concentration change relative to what it is today? Assume: (a) CO2 concentration today is 400 ppm, (b) the atmosphere today is made of 21% oxygen, and (c) the ...

science
the radius of planet x is twice that of the earth and its mass is also twice that of the earth. The gravitational acceleration on planet x would be approximatley?

math
A person weighs 120pounds on earth weighs 20 pounds on the moon how much does a 90 pound persob weigh on the moon

Physics
determine the point of zero gravitation force, as measured from the centre of earth (mass 5.97 x 10^24 kg) to the sun ( mass 1.99 x 10^30 kg) if the earth-sun distance is 150 x 10^6 km.

science
Just checking my answers.. 1. Which is not a characteristic of the Group 1 alkali metals? A. high densities B. low melting points*** C. found in batteries D. silvery solid 2. Which of the following is true of the Group 2 alkali earth metals? A. They are less dense than the ...

Science
As a raindrop falls from a cloud to the surface of Earth, A.its speed increases due to gravity. B.its speed increases due to air resistance. C.t moves at a constant speed. D.>it moves at a constant velocity I think it is A. Am i right??

languege
in what way are miracles and "in just-" different "Miracles" WHY! who makes much of a miracle? As to me, I know of nothing else but miracles, Whether I walk the streets of Manhattan, Or dart my sight over the roofs of houses toward the sky, Or wade with naked feet along the ...

Biology ASAP
What is the scientific name ( genus and species level) of star fish, jelly fish, silk spider, mouse, and earth worm

Mrs. Sue , Reed! Someone!
the subject is Geologic time. I was wondering if someone could check my answers please Sand or gravel that naturally forms near Earth's surface is known as A. pollen. B. ore. C. aggregate. (D. bedrock.) When new clay sediment is deposited on top of old beach material, it's ...

Science
Sand or gravel that naturally forms near Earth's surface is known as A. pollen. B. ore. C. aggregate. (D. bedrock.) When new clay sediment is deposited on top of old beach material, it's known as A. regression. (B. transgression.) C. progression. D. aggression.

Earth Science
Which of the following climates is most suited for physical weathering? A. Warm B. Dry (C. Hot) D. Cool What latitudes are most likely to see glaciers? (A. 90° N and 90° S) B. 30° N and 30° S C. 45° N and 45° S D. 10° N and 10° S

Earth Science
Which of the following climates is most suited for physical weathering? A. Warm B. Dry (C. Hot) D. Cool What latitudes are most likely to see glaciers? (A. 90° N and 90° S) B. 30° N and 30° S C. 45° N and 45° S D. 10° N and 10° S

Earth Science
What are the two most common minerals located in Earth's crust? (A. Feldspar and quartz) B. Iron and copper C. Diamonds and gold D. Salt and saline Climatology is a subspecialty of A. environmental science. B. oceanography. (C. meteorology.) D. marine biology.

Physics
A tank holds 135 moles of argon gas (atomic mass = 6.633521 × 10^-26 kg) at a pressure of 101300 Pa and a temperature of 302K. Recall that the number of gas molecules is equal to Avagadros number (6.022 × 10^23) times the number of moles of the gas 1) What is the volume of ...

Science
1. Which type of eclipse would you expect to see if the moon passes directly between Earth and the sun? (1 point) a solar eclipse a lunar eclipse a total lunar eclipse a penumbra 2. Which of the following statements about a lunar eclipse is true? (1 point) A lunar eclipse can ...

Science
List at least three atmospheric properties that might change as you traveled from the Earth's surface to space. Temperature, gases, air pollutants?

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I NEED HELP WITH THIS its a TEST: 1. Which of Earth’s spheres contains most of its mass? (1 point) atmosphere hydrosphere geosphere biosphere 2. Erosion and weathering are examples of which types of forces? (1 point) constructive forces destructive forces gravitational ...

World History
Which statement supports the claim that the political philosophy of John Locke was as revolutionary as the scientific revolution of Copernicus? *****a. Just as Copernicus replaced the Earth with the Sun at the center of the solar system, Locke replaced the individual with the ...

Physics help
1. The fundamental force that: (4 marks) ____ 1. causes hair to stand on end after being rubbed by a balloon a) strong nuclear ____ 2. causes protons to remain in the nucleus despite repulsive forces b) weak nuclear ____ 3. controls the planets' orbit around the sun c) ...

science help PLS
An astronomer see a star that is very far away but still very bright. What can she conclude about the star? The star must be very large. The star must be very small. The star must be moving away from Earth. The star must be moving closer to Earth.

Social Studies
In what way is geography an integrative science? a. Geography is an integrative science because it examines Earth in both physical and human terms.*** b. Geography is an integrative science because it borrows from physical sciences such as chemistry, biology, meterology, and ...

Social Studies
What does “geography” mean in literal sense? a. the study of the human elements of Earth b. to describe Earth*** c. the study of the physical elements of Earth d. none of the above

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1. Which layer of the sun's atmosphere are you looking at when you look at an image of the sun? Photosphere Chromosphere*************** Corona Prominence 2. Which of the following materials could have been found in the giant cloud that formed the solar system? Hydrogen and ...

Algebra
Your weigh on the moon is about 1/6 of your weigh on earth. Write and solve an equation to show how much a person weighs on earth if he weighs 16 lbs. on the moon .

physics
It has been suggested, and not facetiously, that life might have originated on Mars and been carried to Earth when a meteor hit Mars and blasted pieces of rock (perhaps containing primitive life) free of the surface. Astronomers know that many Martian rocks have come to Earth ...

physics
Mars has a radius of about 0.38 Earth radius and a mass of only 0.11 Earth mass. Estimate the acceleration due to gravity on Mars.'

physics
Mars has a radius of about 0.38 Earth radius and a mass of only 0.11 Earth mass. Estimate the acceleration due to gravity on Mars.

Science
What is the centripetal acceleration a satellite is orbiting the Earth at an altitude of 300.22 km?

geology
list down six techniques used to transfer heat from the earth crust to the surface by fluid circulation

earth science
The global ocean covers about 70% of the Earth’s surface. If all the ocean water was uniformly distributed over the whole surface, what would be its depth? Assume that the Earth is a perfect sphere, and the average ocean depth is 4 km.

engineering
In many engineering uses, the value of �g�, the acceleration due to gravity, is taken as a constant. However, g is actually dependent upon the distance from the center of the Earth. A more accurate expression for g is: g=g0(Re/Re+A)^2 Here, g0 is the ...

physics
Imagine a parallel universe in which the electric force has the same properties as in our universe but there is no gravity. In this parallel universe, the sun carries charge Q, the earth carries charge −Q, and the electric attraction between them keeps the earth in orbit...

Science
An artificial satellite circles around the earth at the height where the gravitational force is one fourth of that at earth's surface. If the earth's radius is R the height of the satellite above the surface of the earth is?

analytic geometry
1. The orbit of the earth is an ellipse with the sun at a focus, the semi-major axes 93 million miles and the eccentricity is 1/60. Find the greatest and least distance of the earth from the sun. 2. A battle shipping is sailing at a straight line towards east at 40km/hour from...

Sociology
For question #3, reference the videos "History of the Most Cajun Place on Earth"and “Music & Culture in the Most Cajun Place on Earth” A) Briefly describe the formation of the Cajun culture as an American subculture in the context of historical events and geographic ...

Physics
On earth, two parts of a space probe weigh 14500 N and 6400 N. These parts are separated by a center-to-center distance of 19 m and may be treated as uniform spherical objects. Find the magnitude of the gravitational force that each part exerts on the other out in space, far ...

English
Crossing the Sea A verdant rain forest rises out of the ocean to snow-capped peaks. Powerful fiords snake their way into glacial valleys. Rivers roar and meadows blossom. Many consider the land of New Zealand to be among the most beautiful places on Earth for centuries that ...

English
Crossing the Sea A verdant rain forest rises out of the ocean to snow-capped peaks. Powerful fiords snake their way into glacial valleys. Rivers roar and meadows blossom. Many consider the land of New Zealand to be among the most beautiful places on Earth for centuries that ...

Physics
an airplane has a velocity of 499 km/h relative to the moving air. at the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 87 km/h relative to the earth. the airplane is moving in an easterly direction relative to the earth. find speed of airplane to relative to earth.

Science
Check my answers!! Plz 1. What would happen to an object if the force of gravity on Earth was decreased by half? (1 point) Its mass would decrease. Its weight would decrease.* Its density would decrease. Its volume would decrease. 2. Which of the following represents a ...

English
In the movie "Like Stars on Earth," we can see the names 'Nikumbh' and ' Awasthi.' They are main characters in the Indian movie. How do you pronounce the two names? Do you pronounce 'bh' in Nikumbh'?

language arts
Label as Cause & Effect 1. (Effect) When dropped, cats land on their feet. (Cause) Cats are extremely agile creatures 2. (Cause) Few mammals can care for themselves at birth. (Effect) Most mammals are born immature 3. (Effect) The sun has a powerful gravitational force (Cause...

Science Plzz correct me!!!
What would happen to an object if the force of gravity on Earth was decreased by half? (1 point) Its mass would decrease. Its weight would decrease.* Its density would decrease. Its volume would decrease. 2. Which of the following represents a heterogeneous mixture? (1 point) ...

Science
1. What would happen to an object if the force of gravity on Earth was decreased by half? (1 point) Its mass would decrease. Its weight would decrease.* Its density would decrease. Its volume would decrease. 2. Which of the following represents a heterogeneous mixture? (1 ...

science
why does the sun appear to move westward across the sky during the day? a) because earth rotates to the east b) because earth rotates to the west c) because the sun moves in a westerly direction d) because of the way you are looking into the sky

Physics
A 6.80 x 10^4 kg space shuttle moving at 7.90 x 10^4 m/s reenters the earth's atmosphere 80.0 km above the earth's surface. What is the shuttle's total mechanical energy with respect to earth's surface? I know the answer is E= 2.173 x 10^12J But I don't know where this answer ...

Physics
An 1750 kg weather satellite moves in a circular orbit with a gravitational potential energy of 1.69 x 10^10 J. At it's location, free-fall acceleration is only 6.44 m/s^2. How high above Earth's surface is the satellite?

science help PLS
Which of the following correctly describes a way in which Earth’s atmosphere interacts with the hydrosphere? Living organisms breathe gases in the atmosphere. Water moves between Earth’s surface and the atmosphere. Gases in the atmosphere trap incoming solar radiation. ...

World History
How is Egypt and Ancient China different based on Religion and Philosophy (EXAMPLES: religious beliefs and practices, ideas regarding humans, life on earth and/or the after life) They are alike in many ways (polytheistic religion, Both believe there is life after death) but I ...

physics
Estimate the average speed of the apollo spacecaft in m/s, given that the craft took five days to reach the moon from eaeth .the moon is 3.8*10 to the power 8m from earth.

Physics
An airplane has a velocity of 580 km/h relative to the moving air. At the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 92 km/h relative to earth. The airplane is moving in an easterly direction relative to earth. Find the speed of the airplane to relative to earth (answer...

Classical Mechanics
Approximate Lake superior by a circle of radius 162 km at a latitude of 47 degrees .Assume the water is at rest with respect to earth and find the depth that the center is depressed with respect to the shore due to the centrifugal force.

Pre-Calculus
Two cities are due north of each other. One city has a latitude of 32¢ª45'12" and the second city has a latitude of 51¢ª12'45". Assuming that the earth is a sphere with a radius of 4000 miles, how far apart are the two cities?

science
A spaceship of mass 2000kg is moving towards planet Earth. Calculate the magnitude of the force that the earth exerts on the spaceship when the spaceship is 100km above the surface of the Earth. The Earth has a mass of 6*10 to the power of 24 kg and a radius of 6,4*10 to the ...

math
A trench 4 meter long ,2 meter wide and 3 meter high was dug into the ground.find the volume of the earth dug out for making this trench.

science
Large craters are visible on the moon but not common on the earth's surface. Which of the following is the beady explanation of why large craters are not evident in the earth's surface in photos taken from space. A.three quarters of the earth's surface is covered by land. B....

Astronomy
"If the Sun were magically replaced with a giant rock that had precisely the same mass, Earth’s orbit would not change. Explain why not." I'm a little confused as to how to answer this. Is it because Earth doesn't orbit the exact center of the sun. Instead, both Earth and ...

physics
A body has mass 400kg on earth. What will be it mass on the moon if the Acceleration due to gravity is 9.8m/s2?

Science
A space probe on the surface of Mars sends a radio signal back to earth a distance of 8.66x0^7 km. Radio waves travel at the speed of light (3:00x10^8 m/s . How many seconds does it take the signal to reach earth

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