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Question
What is meant in the Illustrators Contest rules by “three different subjects”? Three of the same subject would be 3 illustrations of dragons. Examples of three different subjects could be dragons, space ships and an alien planet. What do they mean??? I'm a bit ...
Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 5:28pm

Physics
Assume that the Starship Enterprise is moving through space at the speed of light. Calculate how much kinetic energy the ship has at this speed. The Enterprise has a mass of 1*10^6kg. Now imagine that Captain Kirk wants to bring the ship to a complete stop in a distance of ...
Monday, December 19, 2011 at 7:27pm

kv khurda
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
Saturday, December 17, 2011 at 1:10am

geometry
A parking lot has seventy-three parking spaces numbered from 1 to 73. There are no cars in the parking lot when Jillian pulls in and randomly parks. What is the probability that the number on the parking space where she parks is greater than or equal to 27?
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 11:04pm

physics
An early major objection to the idea that Earth is spinning on its axis was that Earth would turn so fast at the equator that people would be thrown into space. Given : radius earth = 6.37 × 10^6 m , mass earth = 5.98 × 10^24 kg , radius moon = 1.74 × 10^6 m...
Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 4:26pm

social studies
Where can I find facts about: *Johnson Space Center aka NASA [Houston] *Grand Canyon *Statue of Liberty
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 11:24am

Medical Billing
I have tried to read and understand this question, however I just had eye surgery,and to be honest, I just can not see to read the code book.~~~ OPERATIVE REPORT PREOPERATIVE DIAGNOSIS: Morbid obesity. POSTOPERATIVE DIAGNOSIS: Same. PROCEDURES: 1. Laparoscopic Roux...
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at 1:03am

Physical Science
A 75 kg astronaut in space pushes against a 200 kg navil. when the astronaut lets go of the anvil pushing it:
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 1:32pm

Geometry
The Design for a Mural is 16 in. Wide and 9 in High. What are the Dimensions of the largest possible complete mural that can be painted on a wall 24 ft wide by 14 ft wide? And Can you Please Explain. I understood how to do it. but which height or width will fill the space ...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 7:27pm

algebra
A flying saucer filled with space aliens landed in my front yard!After the entire crew had filled out of their spaceship, I happened to count their heads and feet. I saw a total of 91 heads and 124 feet. It was clear that their leader was a purple creature with three heads and...
Monday, December 12, 2011 at 7:12pm

English
I urgently need you to revise this paragraph on dinosaurs. I need to simplify it using synonyms. 1) Whatever killed off (synonym??) the dinosaurs almost certainly had a bearing (I need a proper synonym) on the rest of the mass extinction, which was on a global scale and ...
Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 4:56pm

Science
The amount of space something occupies is its volume. Volume can be measured using a A. triple beam balance B. graduated cylinder C. spring scale D. meter stick I think its B.
Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 6:09pm

Physics
The space shuttle has a weight 2.00 x 10^7 N. The shuttle is accelerated upward at a rate of 5.50 m/s^2. What is the mass of the shuttle? What is the thrust (force) of the combined engines? What is the magnitude of the net force applied to the space shuttle?
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 4:35pm

physics
A rocket in outer space with a velocity of 12,000 m/s. How long will it take to travel 3,000,000 meters?
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 3:36pm

Physics
A 115 kg astronaut on a space walk pushes against her space capsule that has mass 2250 kg. The astronaut accelerates 1.50 m/s2, 0°. (a) Find the force exerted on the astronaut. (b) Find the force exerted on the capsule. (c) Find the acceleration of the capsule.
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 7:19pm

Math
A model of the ocean floor takes up 2/5 of the space in an aquarium. if 3/8 of the model is coral, what fraction of the space in the aquarium is taken by coral?
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 4:55pm

science
Earths mass is 6 x 10^24kg and its radius is 6.38 x 10^6m (6380 km ). Use the inverse-square law to show that in space-shuttle territory, 200 km above the earths surface the force of gravity on a shuttle is about 94% of that at the earths surface.
Monday, December 5, 2011 at 6:21am

chemistry
Which is not a true statement concerning electromagnetic radiation? It travels through space at 3.0 x 1010 cm/s. It travels in a straight line. It has the fastest speed possible in nature. The sun is a source of it.
Thursday, December 1, 2011 at 6:10pm

physics
Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. a.) Calculate the speed of a 103-kg ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:36pm

Physics
Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. a.) Calculate the speed of a 103-kg ...
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 8:30pm

Physics
Engineers are trying to create artificial "gravity" in a ring-shaped space station by spinning it like a centrifuge. The ring is 100m in radius. How quickly must the space station turn in order to give the astronauts inside it weights equal to their weights at the ...
Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 6:59pm

Physics
Engineers are trying to create artificial "gravity" in a ring-shaped space station by spinning it like a centrifuge. The ring is 100m in radius. How quickly must the space station turn in order to give the astronauts inside it weights equal to their weights at the ...
Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 2:35pm

space
I'm doing a solar system project for school. The problem I'm facing is that I'm am doing every two feet is 10 astronomical units, but how many 1/8 inch's is one astronomical unit?
Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 1:26pm

ALGEBRA
Many states offer personalized license plates. California, for example, allows personalized plates with seven spaces for numerals or letters, or one of the following four symbols. What is the total number of license plates possible using this counting scheme? (Assume that each...
Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 5:54pm

Spanish Preterit for Mía
EL PRETERITO: THE PRETERIT OF REGULAR VERBS: -AR: hablar = to speak yo hablé = I spoke, I DID speak tú hablaste él/ella/usted habló nosotros/nosotras hablamos vosotros/vosotras hablasteis ellos/ellas/ustedes hablaron endings: é, aste, ó...
Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 1:43pm

Physics help please
The space shuttle orbits at a distance of 335 km above the surface of the Earth. What is the gravitational force (in N) on a 1.0 kg sphere inside the space shuttle. Assume that the mass of the Earth is 5.98x1024 kg and the radius of the Earth is 6370 km Compare (as %) the ...
Friday, November 25, 2011 at 8:36pm

physics
A 2.0 nF parallel plate capacitor with a sheet of mylar (k= 3.1) filling the space between the plates is charged to a potential difference of 90 V and is them disconnected. How much work would be required to completely remove the sheet of mylar from the space between the two ...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 7:57pm

geometry
h ttp://img64.imageshack.us/img64/574/plot​formula.jpg (please remove the space in the link above, because I could not post the full problem) I think that I should use the following: a<b+c ,b<a+c ,c<a+b or the inequality of the means, but I have no idea how to ...
Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 8:55am

socials
I not find the poster online either but teacher gave us picture and i upload it on internet. i give link down below. i leave space in there it not allow me to post link so i leave space in there. last poster is the : If they over-run canada your money'll be useless... it ...
Monday, November 21, 2011 at 6:56pm

math problem
please help me solve You have recently found a location for your bakery and have begun implementing the first phases of your business plan. Your budget consists of an $80,000 loan from your family and a $38,250 small business loan. These loans must be repaid in full within 10 ...
Monday, November 21, 2011 at 5:26pm

Chemistry
The space shuttle uses fuel cells( AFC's) to produce electricity . In these fuel cells,O2 reacts with water and electrons to produce OH- ioins travel to the other electrode where they react with H2 to release electrons and produce more water. Based on this information,...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 9:17pm

finiance
WM3 is a company who is looking to expand. There is a potential deal with a furniture company but MW3 is not sure if they should take this deal. The furniture company is offering a 4 year contract for 100,000 units per year at a fixed price of $55.50 per unit. WM3 has ...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 7:55pm

PLEASE HELP-PHYSICS HW
A 130 kg astronaut (including space suit) acquires a speed of 2.80 m/s by pushing off with his legs from an 2000 kg space capsule. What is the change in speed of the space capsule? As the reference frame, use the position of the space capsule before the push. If the push lasts...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 7:04pm

Math problem
1.You have recently found a location for your bakery and have begun implementing the first phases of your business plan. Your budget consists of an $80,000 loan from your family and a $38,250 small business loan. These loans must be repaid in full within 10 years. a.What ...
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 4:49pm

Linear Algebra
Find the basis for the following vector space. Please state the dimension of the vector space. S consists of all x in R3 such that x is orthogonal to n=(2,3,2)
Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 3:09pm

gravity
You are an astronaut in the space shuttle pursuing a satellite in need of repair. You are in a circular orbit of the same radius as the satellite (450 km above the Earth), but 24 km behind it. How long will it take to overtake the satellite if you reduce your orbital radius by...
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 2:17pm

earth
Six artificial satellites complete one circular orbit around a space station in the same amount of time. Each satellite has mass m and radius of orbit L. The satellites fire rockets that provide the force needed to maintain a circular orbit around the space station. The ...
Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 2:03pm

algebra
1. Which expression belongs in the space? |--------------- x-2 |x^2 + 7x - 18 -(x^2-2x) -------- 18 a.5x - 18 b.5x + 18 c.9x - 18 d. 9x + 18
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 11:00am

math
how many different tetrahedrons are determined by ______ given no four are coplanar? 4 points in space 9 points in space 15 points in space n points in space
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 7:35am

physics
Using Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation, compare the weight of a 68.1 kg astronaut on the surface of the earth to the gravitational pull of the Earth on the same astronaut when she is on the International Space Station. Constants: Average altitude of the ISS above the ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 6:36pm

physics
Using Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation, compare the weight of a 68.1 kg astronaut on the surface of the earth to the gravitational pull of the Earth on the same astronaut when she is on the International Space Station. Constants: Average altitude of the ISS above the ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 6:36pm

physics
A box and its contents have a total mass M = 9 kg. A string passes through a hole in the box, and you pull on the string with a constant force F = 77 N (this is in outer space; there are no other forces acting). (a) Initially the speed of the box was vi = 5 m/s. After the box ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 5:58pm

Algerbra1
1.You have recently found a location for your bakery and have begun implementing the first phases of your business plan. Your budget consists of an $80,000 loan from your family and a $38,250 small business loan. These loans must be repaid in full within 10 years. a.What ...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 4:15pm

Physics
Which electromagnetic radiation can be used in space to detect low temperatures? Gamma Rays Infra Red Ultra Violet Or any of the others?
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 12:17pm

Science
Which electromagnetic radiation can be used in space to detect low temperatures? Gamma Rays Infra Red Ultra Violet Or any of the others?
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 11:20am

Physics
What exerts the force obn a rocket in outer space to make it move forward?
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 8:34pm

algebra
Explain in your own words what it means for an equation to model a real world situation an give an example. -it is right to say that when given a problem, we want to identify the quality of the problem we want to find, translate form word to algebra, and make up an equation ...
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 8:51am

physics
A rocket is fired in deep space, where gravity is negligible. In the first second it ejects 1/160 of its mass as exhaust gas and has an acceleration of 15.1 m/s^2.What is the speed v_gas of the exhaust gas relative to the rocket?
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 11:22pm

Physics
It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 9 mi long and 5.1 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall acceleration on Earth? ? rad/s
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 12:17pm

physics
It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 9 mi long and 5.1 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall acceleration on Earth?
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 12:02pm

Chemistry
An estimation of the radius of a lead atom: a. You are given a cube of lead that is 1.000 em on each side. The density of lead is 11.35 g/cm3. How many atoms of lead are contained in the sample. b. Atoms are spherical; therefore, the lead atoms in this sample cannot fill all ...
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 8:57pm

Science/Physics
An astronaut is about 20 m from her space station when the rocket thrusters run out of fuel. If she is carrying a few tools and can remove the rocket thruster, what should she do to get back to the space station? Explain reasoning.
Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 6:07pm

Learning Log
Space betweenyour fingers time capsule
Thursday, November 10, 2011 at 4:00pm

statistics
space shuttle astronauts each consume an average of 3000 calories per day. one meal normally consists of a main dish, a vegetable dish, and 2 different desserts. the astronauts can choose from 11 man dishes, 8 vegetable dishes, and 12 desserts. how many different meals are ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 4:23pm

CHEM AP please help!!
Why does the octet rule not hold for many compounds containing elements in the third row of the periodic table and beyond? (Select all that apply.) 1. Atoms of elements in the third period are less subject to destabilization from additional electron-electron repulsions. 2. ...
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 5:32pm

working with school-age children
Which of the following is one of the steps for successful inclusion? 1) Use every inch of space in designated areas. 2)Organize all children in an assigned, designated area. 3) Modify appropriate environments and curriculum. 4)Provide every program requested.
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 10:48am

Physics
The atmosphere of Mars exerts a pressure of only 600 Pa on the surface and has a density of only 0.02 kg/m3. (a) What is the thickness of the Martian atmosphere, assuming the boundary between atmosphere and outer space to be the point where atmospheric pressure drops to 0.01% ...
Monday, November 7, 2011 at 3:39am

$$college algebra$$
Consider g(x) = -2x2 + 36x - 142 for x > 9. Find g-1(12). If this value does not exist, the type DNE in the space provided.
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 10:10pm

Physics
There are two particles (1 and 2) that are moving around in space. The force that particle 2 exerts on 1 is given by: F21(t)=Fx*e^−(t/T)i^ + Fy*sin(2πt/T) j^ Where the parameters have the values: Fx = 13.4 N Fy = -84.2 N T = 74 s tf = 140.46 s Find the average force...
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at 3:55pm

college algebra
Let g(x) = 0.5x + 18. Write the rule for g-1(x). Then, evaluate g-1(x) at x = 20. Enter this result in the space provided.
Friday, November 4, 2011 at 8:44am

Math
barry puts TVs on a 15-foot shelf in his electronics store. He allows 2 1/2 feet of space for each TV. He will be able to put 5.5 TVs on the shelf. Is this reasonable or not
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 8:55pm

PHYSICS
An astronaut of mass 78.0 kg is taking a space walk to work on the International Space Station. Because of a malfunction with the booster rockets on his spacesuit, he finds himself drifting away from the station with a constant speed of 0.500 m/s. With the booster rockets no ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 6:43pm

statistics
6. You read in a book about bridge that the probability that each of the four players is dealt exactly one ace is about 0.11. This means that A. in every 100 bridge deals, each player has one ace exactly 11 times. B. in one million bridge deals, the number of deals on which ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 9:41pm

physics
A 1000kg rocket is moving forward at 10m/s in space. A 10,000N force is applied to the rocket for one second from behind. How fast is the rocket now traveling? a. 0m/s b. 10m/s c. 15m/s d. 20m/s
Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at 11:15am

Math
An Air Force study indicates that the probability of a disaster such as the January 28, 1986 explosion of the space shuttle Challenger was 1 in 35. The Challenger flight was the 25th mission. a. How many disasters would you expect in the first 25 flights? b. Use the normal ...
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 9:09am

English
Thank you very much for your corrections! Here are other statements on the same newspaper article. 1) The cheetah reintroduction programme is kicking off (starting?) with a meeting of experts in September. 2) The project includes the foundation of a breeding site in which ...
Monday, October 31, 2011 at 7:50am

****college algebra****
Let h(x) = 3x + 4. For what value of x is (h o h)(x) = h(x). If no such value exists, type DNE in the space provided.
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 11:08pm

****college algebra****
Let g(x) = -2x + 8 and h(x) = 3x + 4. For what value of x is composition (g o h)(x) = (h o g)(x). If no such value exists, type in DNE in the space provided.
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 11:00pm

hvac
gas trapped in a reciprocating piston compressors clearance space expands at the beginning of the suction stroke what effect does this have on the system
Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 11:25pm

Physics
An astronaut in outer space pushes himself away from his spaceship. About how far does the astronaut go before stopping? What does the astronaut have to do to stop himself?
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 2:33pm

HW CHECK
What is the verb in the following sentence? (only one answer) 1. Many people believe that the economy is not the worst problem in America. a. Many b. believe c. is d. is not e. in What is the subject in the following sentence? (may be one or more) 2. Her problems, her ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 7:36pm

physics
An astronaut in her space suit has a total mass of m1 = 69.7 kg, including suit and oxygen tank. Her tether line loses its attachment to her spacecraft while she's on a spacewalk. Initially at rest with respect to her spacecraft, she throws her oxygen tank of mass m2 = 12....
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 11:51pm

Decimal problem #2
The glass mirror of the Hubble telescope had to be repaired in space because it would not focus properly. The problem was that the mirror's outer edge had a thickness of 0.6248 cm when it was supposed to be 0.625 cm. Was the edge too thick or thin? By how much?
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 6:21pm

statistics
government data assign a single case or each death that occurs in the u.s. the data show that the probability is 0.45 that a randomly chosen death was due to cardiovascular disease, and 0.22 that i was due to cancer. Suppose a docote checked the cause of death of 2 randomly ...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 2:12pm

c++ program
how can a modfiy this source code to a menu. #include <stdio.h> #include <stdlib.h> #include <time.h> main() { char cYesNo = '\0'; int iResp1 = 0; int iResp2 = 0; int iResp3 = 0; int iElaspedTime = 0; int iCurrentTime = 0; int iRandomNum = 0; int i1...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 12:18pm

geography
Which statements describe cultural influences? Florida is bordered by water on three sides. French is spoken in parts of Louisiana. Forests are cleared to provide space for cattle grazing. Male children are encouraged to attend the university. The longest river on the ...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 10:40am

Physics
Please help me with these choose the best answers since I'm not sure of my answers. A current element produces a magnetic field in the region surrounding it. at any point in space, the magnetic field produced by this current element points in a direction that is a) radial ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 10:02pm

Physics
Please help me with these choose the best answers since I'm not sure of my answers. A current element produces a magnetic field in the region surrounding it. at any point in space, the magnetic field produced by this current element points in a direction that is a) radial ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 9:31pm

Physics
Hi,I need help with question 1) There were twins on our planet earth. They were physicst. One of them were sent to space at his 20 year. When he comes back after 20 years of stay in the space he was 40 years but his brother who stayed on earth was 60 years old. How can it be? ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 1:36am

Math
A tile is 38 cm long and the space between the tiles is 0.8. How many tiles are required to build a floor 5.82 m long?
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 6:27am

Math
A tile is 38 cm long and the space between the tiles is 0.8. How many tiles are required to build a floor 5.82 m long?
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 6:20am

math
a farmer can afford 8000 square meters of fence and would like to come up with the best way to use this fence, such that: - he wants all the pens to be of the same rectangular shape. - he wants to give each calce of his farm as much space as possible. - he needs an easy access...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 2:08am

trig
A water-park slide covers 100 feet of horizontal space and is 36 feet high. A new replacement slide will create an angle with the water surface that measures twice that of the original slide. The new slide will use the same horizontal space as the old slide. What is the height...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 4:23pm

physics
A piece of modeling clay is motionless in space. Another piece of clay that is 4 times as massive moving at 10m/s collides with it and sticks to it. What is the momentum of the combined blob after the collision?
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 3:54am

university physics
It is proposed that future space stations create an artificial gravity by rotating. Suppose a space station in constructed as a 1170.0 m diameter cylinder that rotates about its axis. The inside surface is the deck of the space station. What rotation period (in s) will provide...
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 8:36pm

Writing
I'm not sure how to edit this business letter. Please help! I'm not sure what to do when there is an address for another business? Please help edit paper! Thank you! Dear Ms. Drager: In connection with an examination of our financial statements by Templeton and ...
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 2:17pm

Physics 1 - Mechanics
You are making a trip in a space shuttle, and your friend Jimmy is in another space shuttle. He shares the same circular orbit with you, which is 420 km above the Earth, but he is 21 km ahead of you. (a) How long will it take you to catch up with your friend if you reduce your...
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 12:48pm

physics
The space shuttle has a total mass of 2.0 x 10^6 kg. At liftoff, the engines exert a total thrust of 35 x 10^6 N. Calculate teh shuttle's weight. Calculate the shuttle's acceleration at liftoff. If the acceleration averages 13 m/s/s over the first 10 minutes, what ...
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 11:35am

Grammar
What exsits or orcurrs in space that is 19 spaces long. The sencond letter is a P. The 9 letter is a R, the 12th letter n and the last letter is n. Thank you.
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:20pm

physics
A space vehicle is coasting at a constant velocity of 20.7 m/s in the +y direction relative to a space station. The pilot of the vehicle fires a RCS (reaction control system) thruster, which causes it to accelerate at 0.260 m/s2 in the +x direction. After 42.0 s, the pilot ...
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 11:25am

physics
( 1.) A passenger in a moving car and a passerby standing at the road side see each other as moving in the opposite direction. Which of the following is not true?< (A) The passenger is in motion relative to the passer-by (B) The passer-by is stationery relative to the ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 11:51am

computers
TMA1PHY111 ( 1.) A passenger in a moving car and a passerby standing at the road side see each other as moving in the opposite direction. Which of the following is not true?< (A) The passenger is in motion relative to the passer-by (B) The passer-by is stationery relative ...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 11:49am

Mathematics
Images on a computer can be stored many ways to account for quality and space issues. One of the factors we can adjust is colour depth. Colour depth determines the number of bits we use for each pixel of an image. The pixels are the small dots that make up an image. The higher...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 9:23pm

physics
Two children float motionlessly in a space station. The 20-kg girl pushes on the 40-kg boy and he sails away at 1.0m/s. What happens to the girl?
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 9:03pm

physics
A rocket consists of a payload of 4280.0 kg and 1.626 105 · of fuel. Assume that the rocket starts from rest in outer space, accelerates to its final velocity, and then begins its trip. What is the speed at which the propellant must be expelled to make the trip from the...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 9:44am

probability
A random experiment of tossing a die twice is performed. Random variable X on this sample space is defined to be the sum of two numbers turning up on the toss. Find the discrete probability distribution for the random variable X and compute the corresponding mean and standard ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 6:04am

chemistry
An 27 liter indoor air sample is collected in a Tedlar bag in the crawl space of a building built on an old municipal dump. There is a suspicion that methylene chloride vapor may be seeping into the building. The temperature is 32¢K and the pressure is 767.6 millimeters ...
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 4:46am

math
The fuel rods for a certain type of nuclear reactor are bundled into a cylindrical shell. Consider this cross-section showing 19 identical fuel rods: a) If the diameter of the cylindrical shell is 12.35 cm, calculate the shaded area of the cross-section. b) If the length of ...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 7:15pm

Physics
What is the maximum total force exerted on a 78 kg astronaut by her seat during the launch of the Space Shuttle?
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 6:43pm

algebra
_______________________________________ MATH133 Unit 1 Individual Project 2 A 1) The following graph shows the depreciation for the corporate airplane from 2006 to 2009. The plane was purchased new in 2006; therefore, x = 0 represents the year 2006. X – axis (horizontal...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 1:07am

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