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July 29, 2014

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Physics help quick!
22. What does it mean for a force to act in accordance with an inverse square law? The square of the force is inversely proportional to the distance. The force decreases if the distance increases. The force is directly proportional to 1/r2 where r is the distance. The force is...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 2:28pm

Science check answer quick!
I really do not understand Number 7 Which of these does Newton's law of universal gravitation imply? (Points : 1) The force of gravity between two objects is inversely proportional to the product of the two masses. <-- Earth's gravity acts on people inside a space ...
Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 12:43pm

Science 1 question....
What are the social benefits that traveling into space has for modern society?
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 12:57pm

S.S.
4.What can you infer about what Lewis and Clark saw as they moved west from the Mississippi River. -the land on the east coast was more fertile than the land in the west. -the landscape rose sharply and then flattened as they went farther west. -the Mississippi river was ...
Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 5:57pm

chemistry
Calculate the uncertainty in speed of an electron if its position in space is known within the range of ±2pm. Assume me = 9×(10^-31) kg
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:58am

math
in some cars the rear seat folds down to add more space. Often this split is a 60:40 split. If the rear seat is 60 inches wide, how wide are the two parts?
Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 4:56pm

Science
Why would people need to travel to the moon? what data do they collect on the moon? I am doing a space project, I choose the moon, but I don't know why I would travel there.....
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 5:51pm

Physics
The shuttle must perform the de-orbit burn to change its orbit so that the perigee, the point in the orbit closest to Earth, is inside of Earth's atmosphere. De-orbit maneuvers are done to lower the perigee of the orbit to 60 miles (or less). An altitude of 60 miles is ...
Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 3:28am

Physics
The shuttle must perform the de-orbit burn to change its orbit so that the perigee, the point in the orbit closest to Earth, is inside of Earth's atmosphere. De-orbit maneuvers are done to lower the perigee of the orbit to 60 miles (or less). An altitude of 60 miles is ...
Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 3:23am

math
in some cars the rear seat folds down to add more space. sometimes this split is a 70:30 split. If the rear seat is 50 inches wide, how wide are the two parts?
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 11:07pm

math
in some cars the rear seat folds down to add more space. Often this split is a 60:40 split. If the rear seat is 60 inches wide, how wide are the two parts?
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 11:04pm

physics
Severed particles act on each other although seperated by time and space. What is the relation between dark matter and the effect on the particles when exposed to neutron bombardment?
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 9:09pm

Physics
A proposed space station includes living quarters in a circular ring 46.5 m in diameter. At what angular speed should the ring rotate so the occupants feel that they have the same weight as they do on Earth?
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 12:55pm

physics
A rock is moving through interstellar space towards a snow ball. Describe the motion of the rock until it hits the snow ball (in terms of Newton’s First Law). According to Newton’s 3rd Law, what will be the reaction to the force of the rock on the snow ball? How ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 10:05pm

Magnetism
A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I. It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle θ does the plane of ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 4:59pm

physics
A 61.3 kg astronaut is on a space walk when the tether line to the shuttle breaks. The astronaut is able to throw a 11.0 kg oxygen tank in a direction away from the shuttle with a speed of 10.6 m/s, propelling the astronaut back to the shuttle. Assuming that the astronaut ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 4:00pm

physics and magnets
A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle theta does the plane of ...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 6:54am

PHYSICS
A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle THETA does the plane of ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 4:32pm

physics
A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle THETA does the plane of ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 3:57pm

PHYSICS PLS HELP
A circular wire loop of mass M and radius R carries a current I . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field B exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle theta does the plane of ...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 11:29am

statistics-PLEASE HELP quick
A family has four children and we assume that births occur with equal frequency for both sexes. Construct a sample space for all possible family arrangements allowing for order of birth to count. a) How many different arrangements are possible? b)find P (three are boys)= c)...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:05pm

PHYSICS
A circular wire loop of mass and radius carries a current . It hangs from a hinge that allows it to swing in the direction perpendicular to the plane of the loop. A uniform magnetic field exists everywhere in space pointing upwards. What angle does the plane of the loop make ...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 10:46pm

college Algebra
Use matrix methods to solve the problem. To use space effectively, librarians like to fill shelves completely. One 105-inch shelf can hold 3 dictionaries, 5 atlases, and 1 thesaurus; or 6 dictionaries and 2 thesauruses; or 2 dictionaries, 4 atlases, and 3 thesauruses. How wide...
Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7:57pm

Early Childhood Education
A disadvantage of large group times is: A. language is enjoyed as a group. B. children develop an understanding of being a group member. C. the difficulty of having intimate conversations. D. they are often seen as sharing times. In a study about kindergarten readiness, which ...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 12:42pm

Algebra 1
The minimum recommended width of the space between 6-inch by 6-inch tiles is 2^-2 inch and the maximum recommended width is 2^-1 inch. Simplify the expressions for the minimum and maximum widths of the space between the 6-inch by 6-inch floor tiles.
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 11:09pm

Algebra 1
The minimum recommended width of the space between 6-inch by 6-inch tiles is 2^-2 inch and the maximum recommended width is 2^-1 inch. Simplify the expressions for the minimum and maximum widths of the space between the 6-inch by 6-inch floor tiles. I got 1/3 inch is is ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 7:47pm

Science--HELP!!
1. In which of the following situations is a sound wave most likely to travel through air? A) An alarm clock rings in a vacuum. B) A giant star explodes. C) A grasshopper eats a leaf. D) An astronaut uses tools in space. 2. Which of the following factors determines the ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 6:00pm

physicS IMP PLS
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of Vex = 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 5% of its mass in 280 seconds. (a) What is the speed V of the rocket after a burn time of 140 seconds (in m/s)? (b) What is the instantaneous ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 6:34am

physics Classical Mechanics
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 8 % of its mass in 280 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 140.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 12:26pm

Phisics (Urgent)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 8 % of its mass in 280 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 140.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 7:16am

PHYSICS(elena)
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 8 % of its mass in 280 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 140.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 6:09am

PHYSICS IMP PLS
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of v_ex= 2.0 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 10 % of its mass in 290 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed of the rocket after a burn time of 145.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 1:58am

Physics
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 2.0 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 8 % of its mass in 300 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 150.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 4:33pm

physics
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 2.0 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 10 % of its mass in 340 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 170.0 s? (suppose that the ...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 4:18pm

Classical Mechanics Physics
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of vex= 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 6 % of its mass in 310 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed v of the rocket after a burn time of 155.0 s? (suppose that the rocket...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 3:40pm

physic
Consider a rocket in space that ejects burned fuel at a speed of 1.5 km/s with respect to the rocket. The rocket burns 9 % of its mass in 310 s (assume the burn rate is constant). (a) What is the speed of the rocket after a burn time of 155.0 s? (suppose that the rocket starts...
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 10:33am

Science ASAP
How does the C horizon form? A) color and chemistry B) texture and pure space C) decayed organic matter D) oil
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 9:33am

programming logic
The No Interest Credit Company provides zero-interest loans to customers. (It makes a profi t by selling advertising space in its monthly statements and selling its customer lists.) Design an application that gets customer account data that includes an account number, customer...
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 3:23am

space
For NY what is the maximum altitude of the sun on March,June,Sept.,Dec. 21
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 7:34pm

physics
On Earth a baseball player can hit a ball 120 m by giving it an initial angle of 45° to the horizontal. Take the acceleration due to gravity as g=10 ms^-2 Suppose the batter repeats this exercise in a space 'habitat' that has the form of a circular cylinder of ...
Monday, December 2, 2013 at 3:01am

maths probability
Consider an experiment with four possible outcomes which we denote by Wi for i = 1,2,3,4. Sample space is Omega = {w1,w2,w3,w4}. Consider events A= {w1}, B = {w1,w2}, C = {w1,w2,w3} and D = {w2,w4}. Given that P(A) = 1/10, P(B) = 1/2, P(C) = 7/10, compute P(D)
Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:12pm

communicate
consider an artifact that is prominently displayed by a friend or co-worker - either at home or in some other space. In 1-2 paragraphs, explain how this artifact has influenced your interpretation of this person's identity. Is your perception more positive or negative ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 4:04pm

waste water treatment
Wastewater from a small town is treated in a trickling filter which is preceeded by a screen, sand-removal and primary clarification. The maximum hydraulic capacity, or peak flow, of the treatment plant is 1,500 m3/h. The dry weather flow (Qdwf) amounts 7,500 m3/day, with a ...
Monday, November 25, 2013 at 3:24am

math
Please show all of your work in the space below. Please present and organized and complete solution. A garden will be made up of a parallelogram, a rectangle and a triangle. The garden must have an area of 500m square. Draw two possible gardens. Determine the dimensions of ...
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 8:52pm

phisical
Which of the following statements is true concerning physical space in physical education
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 1:36am

Check my answers 6 ?s- Physics
What is a free body diagram? (Points : 1) a drawing of an object in free fall a diagram showing all the forces acting on an object but not its surroundings <-- a diagram showing the shape of an object and the forces that act on it a diagram of an object that is free to ...
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 12:11pm

Math
There are about 7 billion people on Earth. Suppose that they all lined up and held hands, each person taking about 2 yards of space. a. How long a line would the people form? b. The circumference of the Earth is about 25,000 miles at the equator. How many times would the line ...
Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:39pm

Statistics
The mean length of the first 20 space shuttle flights was about 7 days with a standard deviation of about 2 days. Using Chebychev's theorem, at least how many of the flights lasted between 3 and 11 days.
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 1:26pm

internet basics
the social networking site that caters to artists and musicians is which of the following a,twitter b.facebook c.my space my answer is c
Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 8:04am

internet basics
a space on a server where users can interact with one another as if in a physical room is called a a.chat room b.newsgroup c.blog d.mailing list my answer is a
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7:04pm

Earth space science, check answers?
A. 75 % B. 12.5% C. 25% D. 3.13% E. 9.38% 3. what percentage of land on the earths surface is inhospital lands? - B 4. what percentage of earths surface is covered by land? - C 5. what percentage of land on earth is usable, for living on, but not for agriculture/farming?-D 6. ...
Friday, November 15, 2013 at 1:34pm

Earth space science
I need help with this. the map doesnt show anything and idk how to post the map on here... Match the cities A,B,C, and D with the weather description of the surface model (To the right of each letter) a. city A b. City B c. City C d. City D A. Pressure of 1015.1 and south east...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 1:10pm

Physics Classical Mechanics
A satellite of mass m is orbiting the earth, mass M , in a circular orbit of radius ra . Unfortunately a piece of space debris left by a passing rocket lies directly in the satellite's path. The piece of debris has the same mass m as the satellite. The debris collides with...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 9:34am

Chemistry
Your space ship has docked at a space station above Mars. The temperature inside the space station is 24oC at a pressure of 745mmHg. A balloon with a volume of 425mL drifts into the airlock where the temperature is -95oC and the pressure is 0.115 atm. What is the new volume of...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 8:23am

PHYSICS HELP
A satellite of mass m is orbiting the earth, mass M , in a circular orbit of radius ra . Unfortunately a piece of space debris left by a passing rocket lies directly in the satellite's path. The piece of debris has the same mass m as the satellite. The debris collides with...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 4:53am

Circular motion Problem - Please! need HELP!!!fast
An asteroid in space is attracted to the planet XYZ such that it accelerates at 0.0085 m/s^2 towards it. Given that planet XYZ has a mass of 4.7*10^24 kg. How far out from the planet is the asteroid?
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:35pm

Math
a parking lot can allocate 3 compact car spaces for every 2 spaces for full sized cars. if part of the lot has space for 40 full sized cars, how many compact cars could it hold if the parking lines were redrawn?
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:09pm

math 540
suppose it takes a college student an average of 5 minutes to find a parking space on the schools parking lot. Assume also that this time is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 2 minutes. What time is exceeded by approximately 75% of the college students when ...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 9:21pm

Computer
Suppose that you are the general manager for a major-league baseball team. During the off-season, you need to sign some free-agent players for your team. The team owner has given you a budget of $X to spend on free agents. You are allowed to spend less than $X altogether, but ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 5:42pm

bangladesh
In the space before each of the following items, place a C if the capitalization is correct, a zero (0) if it is incorrect. Then insert capitals where they should be, and draw a line through capitals that should be small letters. 1. the Rocky Mountains 2. my spanish course 3. ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:22am

Math
When estimating distances from a table of velocity data, it is not necessary that the time intervals are equally spaced. After a space ship is launched, the following velocity data is obtained. Use these data to estimate the height above the Earth's surface at 120 seconds...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 10:40pm

math
Students are hanging their art projects in the school hallway. Each student wants to hang a project that is 7/8 foot wide. The hallway is 16 feet long. If they don't leave any space between each project, how many projects will fit in the hallway
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 7:43pm

Science!!!!
1. Which of the following gases was most likely present in Earth's earliest atmosphere? (1 point) A) nitrogen B) hydrogen* C) argon D) oxygen 2. Which of the following statements accurately describes the development of the geologic time scale? (1 point) A) Scientists ...
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 8:59am

science
earth appears to be mostly blue when viewed from space because it is mostly covered by ? a) water b) oxygen c) carbon dioxide d) ozone
Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:58am

Science
1. Which of the following gases was most likely present in Earth's earliest atmosphere? (1 point) A) nitrogen B) hydrogen* C) argon D) oxygen 2. Which of the following statements accurately describes the development of the geologic time scale? (1 point) A) Scientists ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 2:13pm

English II
from "EXTRICATING YOUNG GUSSIE" by P.G. Wodehouse She sprang it on me before breakfast. There in seven words you have a complete character sketch of my Aunt Agatha. I could go on indefinitely about brutality and lack of consideration. I merely say that she routed me ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 1:27pm

MATH
Write down the following events as sets and also write the corresponding sample space.(1)an odd appears in a single toss of a fair die.(2)at least one head appears in two tosses of a fair coin.
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 10:28am

Science
1. Which of the following gases was most likely present in Earth's earliest atmosphere? (1 point) A) nitrogen B) hydrogen* C) argon D) oxygen 2. Which of the following statements accurately describes the development of the geologic time scale? (1 point) A) Scientists ...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 8:47am

Earth Space
If the temperature is rising, will condensation take place? (Or does it only take place when its cool?)
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 3:23pm

Geometry
The diagram shows to triangles connected at one vertex. The tops of the triangles are both right angles. The angles closest to the vertex are 30 degrees and the other is a variable (c). I'm confused on how to find the value of c, without the value of the space between c ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 10:32pm

physics
a space probe launched from earth and orbits at a distance of 15,000 m from earth's center, the gravitational force is 500 N. What is the size of force when it is 25,000 m from earth.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:06am

chemistry
Compared to the particles of a gas, the particles of a liquid are not in constant motion collide with the sides of the container, but not with each other do not completely fill their container can move longer distances have more space in between the molecules
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 4:31pm

Anyone wanna help me with this math?
Multiple Choice Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1. Studies conducted in England during the Industrial Revolution have shown that children born to poor families were, on average, shorter than those born to wealthier parents. The ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 2:42am

Math
An architect has allocated a rectangular space of 666ft^2 for a square dining room and a 19ft wide kitchen. Find the width of the square dining room and the length of the entire rectangular space.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:43am

math
an architect has allocated a rectangular space of 325ft^2 for a square dining room and a 12ft wide kitchen. find bothy the width of the square dining room and the length of the entire rectangular space.
Friday, November 1, 2013 at 11:50am

Math
An architect has allocated a rectangular space of 325ft^2 for a square dining room and a 12 ft wide kitchen. Find both the width of the square dining room and the length of the entire rectangular space.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:19pm

Science
Determine the frequency of a microwave 6.0 cm in length.( A microwave is an electromagnetic wave.It travels through space at a speed of 3.0 x 10 ^8 m/s)
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 5:44pm

math
an architect has allocated a rectanguoar space of 324ft^2 for a square dinging room and a 12ft wide kitchen. find both width of the dining room and the length of the entire rectangular space.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 11:52am

PHYSICS
A cosmic-ray proton in interstellar space has an energy of 11.0 MeV and executes a circular orbit having a radius equal to that of Mars revolving around the Sun (2.28 1011 m). What is the magnetic field in that region of space?
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 9:52pm

statistics
List below are the duration (in hours) of a simple random sample of all flights of a space shuttle program. Find the range, variance, and standard deviation for the sample data. Is the lowest duration time unusual? Why or hwy not? 73 95 238 199 166 268 198 374 260 235 382 339 ...
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 6:46pm

Earth Space
Why is oxygen an imporant variable gas?
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 5:59pm

Physics
On a cloudless day, the sunlight that reaches the surface of the earth has an intensity of about 1.2 103 W/m2. What is the electromagnetic energy contained in 6.4 m3 of space just above the earth's surface?
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 2:32pm

Operation
Parsa Real Estate is a company that buys and rents real estate. The company is looking into buying an office building for $1M.Thebuilding has 10,000 square feet of rentable office space. The company analysts predict that they can rent the office space for $6 per square foot ...
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 3:07am

Statistics
A university has 1,000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250-gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation ...
Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 9:30pm

Physics
A stick of dynamite (190 g) contains roughly 10 J of chemical energy that is transformed into mechanical energy and heat during an explosion. A 1000 kg rock in outer space is at rest with respect to a spaceship. An astronaut blows up the rock with one stick of dynamite. ...
Thursday, October 24, 2013 at 2:08am

Physics
A stick of dynamite (190 g) contains roughly 10 J of chemical energy that is transformed into mechanical energy and heat during an explosion. A 1000 kg rock in outer space is at rest with respect to a spaceship. An astronaut blows up the rock with one stick of dynamite. ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 3:30pm

math
If the average density of the dining area is 10kg/m^2 and the if the mass is 1000kg how much space does the dining area take up?
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 12:08pm

HELP!! Chemistry
1. Calculate the density of a material that has a mass of 52.497 g and a volume of 18.5 cm3. 2. A student finds a rock on the way to school. In the laboratory he determines that the volume of the rock is 29.7 cm3, and the mass in 139.943 g. What is the density of the rock? 3. ...
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 11:54am

Linear Algebra
Let R5[t] be the vector space of all polynomials in t of degree 4 or less with real coefficients. Which of the following subsets are subspaces? I know how to test if something is a subspaces, just not sure how to do it with for these polynomial equations. a.) {p(t)|the ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 3:39am

Linear Algebra
Let R5[t] be the vector space of all polynomials in t of degree 4 or less with real coefficients. Which of the following subsets are subspaces? I know how to test if something is a subspaces, just not sure how to do it with for these polynomial equations. a.) {p(t)|the ...
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at 3:38am

Mathematics--Urgent
Don is planting flowers in the school garden's planter box. The planting are is five and one-half feet long and 10 inches wide. Each plant is 2 inches wide. There must be 8 inches of space between the flowers. What is the largest number of plants he can put into the ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 9:09pm

Mathematics
Don is planting flowers in the school garden's planter box. The planting are is five and one-half feet long and 10 inches wide. Each plant is 2 inches wide. There must be 8 inches of space between the flowers. What is the largest number of plants he can put into the ...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 6:13pm

physics
On earth, two parts of a space probe weigh 19200 N and 4130 N. These parts are separated by a center-to-center distance of 6.38 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...
Monday, October 21, 2013 at 5:27pm

statistics
A university has 1000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250 gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation of...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 6:24pm

college physics
Why do the passengers in high- altitude jet planes feel the sensation of weight while passengers in the International Space Station do not?
Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 2:04pm

probability
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern In the opening scene of Tom Stoppard's play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, about two Elizabethan contemporaries of Hamlet, Guildenstern flips a coin 91 times and gets a head each time. Suppose the coin was balanced. a. Specify the ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 12:43pm

Probability
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern In the opening scene of Tom Stoppard's play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead, about two Elizabethan contemporaries of Hamlet, Guildenstern flips a coin 91 times and gets a head each time. Suppose the coin was balanced. a. Specify the ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 7:37am

Math
two people walk away from each other at an angle, one moving straight ahead at 6 ft per second, the other moving straight ahead at 4 ft per second. after 5 seconds, they are 24 ft apart. if they continue at the same angle and space, how far apart will they be after 1 minute?
Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 5:20am

chem
Pu-238 is radioactive by alpha-decay (half-life 87.7 y). Each decay releases 5.6 MeV of energy. Pu-238 is sometimes used to power space probes. If all the decay energy can be converted to electric power, what mass of Pu-238 would be required to power a 22 kW space probe for at...
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 8:21pm

math
Suppose a number is chosen at random from the sample space {3, 4, 5, 6, 7}. Find the probability as a fraction and percent. Round the percent to the nearest tenth. Please show your work. P(less than 3)
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 5:38pm

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