Tuesday

January 24, 2017
Number of results: 16,708

**physics**

A dart leaves the barrel of a blowgun at a speed v. The length of the blowgun barrel is L. Assume that the acceleration of the dart in the barrel is uniform. If the darts exit speed is 17 m/s and the length of the blowgun is 1.10 m, find the time the dart is in the barrel.

*October 11, 2015 by nancy*

**psychology**

Which one of the following statements describe the relationship between genes,chormosomes and DNA? A genes,the basic unit of heredity,are located on chromosomes,which consist of strands of DNA B genes are composed of chromosomes and Dna C chromosomes,tha basic unit of heredity...

*September 16, 2009 by 888*

**psychology**

Which one of the following statements describe the relationship between genes,chormosomes and DNA? A genes,the basic unit of heredity,are located on chromosomes,which consist of strands of DNA B genes are composed of chromosomes and Dna C chromosomes,tha basic unit of heredity...

*September 16, 2009 by VEDRANA*

**chemistry**

A volume of 115 mL of H2O is initially at room temperature (22.00 ∘C). A chilled steel rod at 2.00 ∘C is placed in the water. If the final temperature of the system is 21.40 ∘C , what is the mass of the steel bar? Use the following values: specific heat of ...

*October 19, 2016 by myah*

**Physics**

A 68-kg water skier is being pulled by a nylon (Young's modulus 3.7 x 109 N/m2) tow rope that is attached to a boat. The unstretched length of the rope is 15 m and its cross-section area is 1.8 x 10-5 m2. As the skier moves, a resistive force (due to the water) of magnitude ...

*November 23, 2013 by Samantha*

**Physics**

A 66-kg water skier is being pulled by a nylon (Young's modulus 3.7 x 109 N/m2) tow rope that is attached to a boat. The unstretched length of the rope is 20 m and its cross-section area is 2.8 x 10-5 m2. As the skier moves, a resistive force (due to the water) of magnitude ...

*March 23, 2016 by Jane*

**Organic Chem**

Q: Each of the solvent given should effectively separate one of the following mixtures by thin-layer chromatography. Match the appropriate solvent with the mixture that you would expect to separate well with that solvent. Select your solvent from the following. Hexane, ...

*March 7, 2009 by Scott*

**Organic Chemistry**

Q: Each of the solvent given should effectively separate one of the following mixtures by thin-layer chromatography. Match the appropriate solvent with the mixture that you would expect to separate well with that solvent. Select your solvent from the following. Hexane, ...

*March 7, 2009 by Scott*

**physics**

Two identical thin wires are oriented along the x and y axes. With current on x plane going North. Current on y plane going West.Both carry the same current I, and there is no electrical contact between the wires. The points A, B, C, D are each equidistant from both wires. A: ...

*March 16, 2013 by Melissa*

**geometry**

Dru is challenged by her geometry teacher to estimate the height of the school flag pole without measuring. She decided to walk off the length of the shadow cast by the pole by successively walking the noted length of her shadow. If dry is 5ft 6 in.tall and she estimates the ...

*January 30, 2014 by jan*

**Physics**

The electrons that produce the picture in a TV set are accelerated by a very large electric force as they pass through a small region in the neck of the picture tube. This region is 1 cm in length, and the electrons enter with a speed of 1 × 105 m/s and leave with a speed of ...

*September 29, 2014 by Jessy*

**math**

the perimeter of rectangle y is equal to its area. rectangle z has the same perimeter as rectangle y. The length of rectangle z is 5 inches and the width is 3 inches. Explain how you can find the length and width of rectangle y.

*September 25, 2012 by nancy*

**Chemistry**

A snorkeler takes a syringe filled with 16 mL of air from the surface, where the pressure is 1.0 ATM, to an unknown depth. The volume of the air in the syringe at this depth is 7.5 mL. What Is the pressure at this depth? If the pressure increases by an additional 1 atm for ...

*October 14, 2011 by Monique*

**Materials Science**

A 3-point bending test is performed on a simply supported beam of length L=4m and of rectangular cross-section, with width b and height h. For a central load of 10kN, draw the bending moment and shear force diagrams for the beam. Then answer the following questions about the ...

*October 17, 2014 by qwerty*

**Psychology**

Which of the following statements describes the relationship between genes, chromosomes, and DNA? a. Genes, the basic unit of heredity, are located on chromosomes, which consist of strands of DNA b. Genes are composed of and DNA c. Chromosomes, the basic unit of heredity, ...

*October 3, 2011 by bj*

**College Math (Calculus)**

Suppose the length of a rectangular box, with lengths x,y,z are changing at the following rates dx/dt = 2 cm /sec dy/dt = -3 cm /sec dz/dt = 1 cm/ sec when x =4, y=3 z=2, Find i) Rate at which volume is changing wrt time, ii) Rate at which the diagonal length of the box is ...

*February 25, 2015 by Wboy*

**PLZ HELP MRS.SUE I NEED HELP TODAY**

A designer enlarged both the length and the width of a rectangular carpet by 50 percent. The new carpet was too large so the designer was asked to reduce its length and its width by 20 percent. By what percent was the area of the final carpet design greater than the area of ...

*May 20, 2016 by PLEASE HELP :)*

**math**

A truncated square pyramid (also known as a frustum) is an object obtained by cutting a square pyramid by a plane parallel to its base (as shown in the figure). For a truncated square pyramid it is known that the side length of the large base is 10 cm and the height (distance ...

*February 22, 2015 by ani*

**math**

The ladders shown below are standing against the wall at the same angle. How high up the wall does the longer ladder go? (All measurements are in feet.) ladders 11.25 ft 12.5 ft 14 ft 14 ft 2. The pair of polygons is similar. Find the value of x. polygons 187.5 in. 12 in. 30 ...

*December 3, 2012 by Steve Plzzz Help now !!*

**i need yur help with this..**

Find the surface area of a square pyramid with a base length of 11 cm and a slant height of 15 cm. 472 cm2 451 cm2*** 781 cm2 330 cm2 Find the volume of a rectangular prism with the following dimensions: Length = 5 mm Base = 7 mm Height = 3 mm 142 mm3 *** 105 mm3 126 mm3 130 mm3

*March 15, 2014 by anonymous*

**mathematics**

A spring with a mass of 4 kg has damping constant 28, and a force of 12 N is required to keep the spring stretched 0.5 m beyond its natural length. The spring is stretched 1 m beyond its natural length and then released with zero velocity. Find the position of the mass at any ...

*April 24, 2012 by Marwan*

**math**

A spring with a mass of 4 kg has damping constant 28, and a force of 12 N is required to keep the spring stretched 0.5 m beyond its natural length. The spring is stretched 1 m beyond its natural length and then released with zero velocity. Find the position of the mass at any ...

*April 24, 2012 by Marwan*

**Pre-Calculus**

Composition of Functions f o g(x)=f(g(x)) --> I know that this is eqivalent to f(g(x)) Given f(x) = 2x+1, and g(X) = 3x+1 find:f o g(x)=f(g(x)) This is what I did, but I don't think Ive solved it correctly f(g(x)) = f(x-3) f(x-3) = 1(x-3)-3x+2 =x-3-3x+2 f(g(x)) = -2x-1 The ...

*September 27, 2012 by Shreya*

**Physics**

A jet plane has a takeoff speed of Vto=125km/h (34.72 m/s) and it's engines can power it to accelerate with an average acceleration of 5.6 m/s^2. A.) what length of runway will it need to take off safely? B.) suppose it had an available runway length of only 75m. What minimum ...

*February 8, 2014 by Michelle*

**physics**

1. A child stands before a tall building and wants to know how high it is. She notices that it is a sunny day, so armed with a meter stick, the fact that she is 1.2 meters tall, and a knowledge of similar triangles, she proceeds to measure the building’s height by comparing ...

*September 6, 2012 by Steph*

**Math 9**

Please help me on this question. Thanks! One pole measured 1.35m and the smaller pole measured 0.83m. They needed to be tied together. They were attached by overlapping the ends and tying them together. The length of the overlap was 12cm. What is the total length of the new ...

*October 27, 2012 by Leah*

**algebra**

The formula to approximate the hieght (h) of a male, in inches, is shown below, where t is the length of the tibia bone, in inches. h=2.4t+32.2 Paul's height is 69.4 inches. What is the approximate length, in inches, of paul's tibia bone?

*September 22, 2010 by curtina blue*

**Math**

Two equilateral triangles are sitting side-by-side. The length of one side of Triangle A is 5 ft. The sides of Triangle B are 3 times as long as those of Triangle A. How long is the length of one side of Triangle B?

*January 29, 2015 by Patricia*

**Physics**

Suppose you have a string that is being made to vibrate at a specific frequency, f. The speed of waves on the string is v. The length of the string that is vibrating, L, is adjustable. When the length of the string has been adjusted so that the fundamental standing wave ...

*June 4, 2015 by Anna*

**MATH**

1) A cube has a side length of 7 in. What is the volume of the cube? MY ANSWER:21 2) A cube has a side length of 14 meters. What is the volume of the cube? A. 2744 m3 B. 1176 m3 C. 168 m3 D. 42 m3 MY ANSWER: D

*May 31, 2016 by Rochelle*

**Physics**

1) The vector sum of three vectors gives a resultant equal to zero. what can you say about the vectors? 2) Vector is 3.00 units in length and points along the positive x-axis. Vector is 4.00 units in length and points along the negative y-axis.Use graphical methods to find the...

*November 19, 2009 by Aman*

**Science**

1) The vector sum of three vectors gives a resultant equal to zero. what can you say about the vectors? 2) Vector is 3.00 units in length and points along the positive x-axis. Vector is 4.00 units in length and points along the negative y-axis.Use graphical methods to find the...

*November 19, 2009 by Sandy*

**math**

A building lot in a city is shaped as a 30° -60° -90° triangle. The side opposite the 30° angle measures 41 feet. a. Find the length of the side of the lot opposite the 60° angle. b.Find the length of the hypotenuse of the triangular lot. c. Find the sine, cosine, and ...

*March 8, 2013 by allison*

**prealgebra**

A building lot in a city is shaped as a 30° -60° -90° triangle. The side opposite the 30° angle measures 41 feet. a. Find the length of the side of the lot opposite the 60° angle. b.Find the length of the hypotenuse of the triangular lot. c. Find the sine, cosine, and ...

*July 31, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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...

*February 25, 2016 by gourav bhardwaj*

**Algebra**

Archaeologists and forensic scientists use the length of of human bones to estimate the height of his/her femur f(the bone from the knee to the hip socket), in centimeters using the following formulas: Male h=69.089+2.238f Female: h = 61.412+2.317f a. a partial skeleton of a ...

*March 10, 2012 by kim*

**Physics**

An equilateral triangle initially has side length equal to 17 cm. Each vertex begins moving in a straight line towards the midpoint of the opposite side at a constant rate of 2.3 cm/s, continuously forming progressively smaller equilateral triangles until it disappears. At ...

*March 23, 2016 by Anonymous*

**college physics**

The electrons that produce the picture in a TV set are accelerated by a very large electric force as they pass through a small region in the neck of the picture tube. This region is 1.4 cm in length, and the electrons enter with a speed of 1× 105 m/s and leave with a speed of...

*September 16, 2008 by Ace*

**geometry**

denise is designing a stroage box in the shape of a cube. Each side of the box has a length of 10 inches. She needs more room and decides to construst a large box in the shape of a cube with a volume of 2,000 cubic inches. By how many inches, to the NEAREST TENTH, should she ...

*February 6, 2010 by noreen*

**Physics(Please help)**

The two strings have the same tension and mass per unit length, but they differ in length by 0.54 cm. The waves on the shorter string propagate with a speed of 41.7 m/s, and the fundamental frequency of the shorter string is 227 Hz. Determine the beat frequency produced by the...

*June 22, 2012 by Hannah*

**math**

Two secant segments are drawn to a circle from a point outside the circle. The external segment of the first secant segment is 8 centimeters and its internal segment is 6 centimeters. If the entire length of the second secant segment is 28 scentimeters, what is the length of ...

*December 8, 2010 by Don*

**geometry**

The perimeter of right triangle RST is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle XYZ. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer. what is the greatest possible length for one of the sides of ...

*December 12, 2011 by HSutha*

**Math**

The perimeter of a rectangular deck is 175 feet. The length of the deck, L, is 6 feet longer than 2 times the width, W. Which system of equations can be solved to determine the length and width, in feet, of the deck? What is the correct formula and why? a) 2L+2W=175 L=2-6W b) ...

*September 20, 2012 by Allison*

**Pre-Algebra**

Q: A building lot in a city is shaped as a 30° -60° -90° triangle. The side opposite the 30° angle measures 41 feet. a. Find the length of the side of the lot opposite the 60° angle. b. Find the length of the hypotenuse of the triangular lot. C.Find the sine, cosine, and ...

*June 22, 2014 by DArko*

**Math**

Nathan is designing a box to keep his pet newt in. To make the box, he’s going to start with a solid rectangle and cut squares with sides x cm in length from each corner, as shown in the picture below. The dimensions of the of the solid rectangle are 51 cm by 45 cm. The ...

*October 30, 2014 by Matt*

**Statictics**

2. Herpetologists (snake specialists) found that a certain species of reticulated python have an average length of 20.5 feet with a standard deviation of 2.3 feet. The scientists collect a random sample of 30 adult pythons and measure their lengths. In their sample the mean ...

*October 29, 2007 by LT*

**college physics**

The charge per unit length on a long, straight filament is -87.0 µC/m. (a) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the filament. Distances are measured perpendicular to the length of the filament. (Take radially inward toward the filament as the positive direction.) MN/C (b) ...

*October 6, 2013 by vishal*

**college physics**

The charge per unit length on a long, straight filament is -87.0 µC/m. (a) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the filament. Distances are measured perpendicular to the length of the filament. (Take radially inward toward the filament as the positive direction.) MN/C (b) ...

*October 6, 2013 by vishal*

**college physics**

The charge per unit length on a long, straight filament is -87.0 µC/m. (a) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the filament. Distances are measured perpendicular to the length of the filament. (Take radially inward toward the filament as the positive direction.) MN/C (b) ...

*October 6, 2013 by vishal*

**calculus**

An open box of maximum volume is to be made from a square piece of cardboard, 24 inches on each side, by cutting equal squares from the corners and turning up the sides to make the box. (a) Express the volume V of the box as a function of x, where x is edge length of the ...

*March 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Using Proportionality A correlation L cube How do figure out the average heights and weights for sheep and cows? Also. for Bald Eagles and Canada Geese. Dairy Cow 5 to 6 feet tall at the shoulder/weight 500lbs Bighorn Sheep Shoulder Height: 2.5 to 3.5" 280-300 weight Canada ...

*November 27, 2011 by Frank*

**Genes**

Which one of the following statements describes the relationship between genes, chromosomes and DNA a) genes, the basic unit of heredity, are located on chromosomes, which consist of strands of DNA b) genes are composed of chromosome and DNA C) chromosomes the basic unit if ...

*August 22, 2010 by Rena*

**physics**

A flywheel with an axle 1.0cm in diameter is mounted in frictionless bearings and set in motion by applying a steady tension of 2N to a thin thread wound tightly round the axle. The moment of inertia of the system about its axis of rotation is 5.0 x 10^-4 kgm^-2. Calculate (a...

*March 26, 2010 by Edwin*

**physics**

The charge per unit length on a long, straight filament is -87.0 µC/m. (a) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the filament. Distances are measured perpendicular to the length of the filament. (Take radially inward toward the filament as the positive direction.) MN/C (b) ...

*September 8, 2013 by preya*

**physics**

The charge per unit length on a long, straight filament is -87.0 µC/m. (a) Find the electric field 10.0 cm from the filament. Distances are measured perpendicular to the length of the filament. (Take radially inward toward the filament as the positive direction.) MN/C (b) ...

*September 13, 2013 by priya*

**trig**

A slide is attached to the side of a tree house. The height of the tree house is 6 less than double the distance from the baswe of the tree to the base of the slide. The length of the slide is 3 more than the height of the tree house. Find the length of the slide.

*May 5, 2013 by Kendra*

**physics**

What can we conclude from the attractive nature of the force between a positively charged rod and an object? 1. The object has no net charge. 2. Cannot be determined. 3. The object does not have an appreciable negative charge. 4. The object does not have an appreciable ...

*February 20, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Pre Calculus**

1. A rectangular box has a square base, four sides, but no top. It has a volume of 20 cubic feet. Let A be the surface area of the box, and L the length of one side of the base. (a) The volume is measured in cubic feet. What units are convenient to use for the area A and the ...

*September 11, 2012 by Mario Trujillo*

**Math help plz check my answers!**

Find the surface area of a square pyramid with a base length of 11 cm and a slant height of 15 cm. 472 cm2 451 cm2*** 781 cm2 330 cm2 Find the volume of a rectangular prism with the following dimensions: Length = 5 mm Base = 7 mm Height = 3 mm 142 mm3 *** 105 mm3 126 mm3 130 mm3

*March 15, 2014 by anonymous*

**Maths Ratio and Proportion**

Q- If 5 men or 7 women can earn Rs. 875 per day, how much 10 men and 5 women earn per day? Q- A photograph of bacteria enlarged 30000 times attains a length of 3 cm. Find the actual length of bacteria. Q- Rashmi types 510 words in half an hour. How many words would she type in...

*November 24, 2016 by PK*

**Chemistry**

A thirteen-year-old girl, who is underdeveloped and thin, has a blood disorder. She frequently experiences chest and abdominal pain, fever, and coughing, and has trouble breathing. Her teachers often spend additional time with her, explaining concepts that the rest of the ...

*March 30, 2010 by Marlene*

**college**

A thirteen-year-old girl, who is underdeveloped and thin, has a blood disorder. She frequently experiences chest and abdominal pain, fever, and coughing, and has trouble breathing. Her teachers often spend additional time with her, explaining concepts that the rest of the ...

*August 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**psychology**

Which one of the following statements describes the relationship between genes, chromosomes, and DNA? a. Genes, the basic unit of heredity, are located on chromosomes, which consist of strands of DNA.b. Genes are composed of chromosomes and DNA. c. Chromosomes, the basic unit ...

*September 30, 2011 by bj*

**Math**

A carpenter is assigned the job of expanding a rectangular deck where the width is one-fourth the length. The length of the deck is to be expanded by 10 feet, and the width by 6 feet. If the area of the new rectangular deck is 128 ft^2 larger than the area of the original deck...

*July 17, 2015 by Ally*

**runways and inverses!**

You have 700 sq ft of plywood to make the stage floor. Use A^-1(x) to find the dimensions of both the runway and the main part of the stage. main stage is a rectangle and runway is a square. length of the main stage is 3x o f the runway, the width of the main stage is 2x the ...

*November 27, 2016 by Laura*

**Physics**

A thin massless horizontal pipe rotates about a vertical axis with angular speed ω as shown in the figure. A small bug, located at a distance r from the axis, starts crawling inside the pipe at constant speed v (relative to the pipe). Because of the bug, the motor must ...

*June 18, 2013 by Jon*

**Algebra**

1. Create the indicated algebraic expression. Use descriptive variables. The length of a rectangular lawn is 6 ft more than three times the width of the lawn. Express the length of the lawn in terms of the width. A. 3+w+6 B. 3(w+6) C. 6w+3 D. 3w+6 For 1 I thought it was B? 2. ...

*January 16, 2013 by Krissy*

**math quadratic functions**

Alice cuts a ribbon of length 40cm into two pieces to form two squares as shown in th figure (there was no figure, but from my assumption the two squares are probably different ). Let xcm be the length of a side of one of the two squares a)express the total area of the two ...

*August 8, 2016 by Rose*

**physics**

A telescope that has a 100 cm focal length objective and a 3.00 cm focal length eyepiece. Find the distance between the objective and eyepiece lenses in the telescope needed to produce a final image very far from the observer, where vision is most relaxed. Note that a ...

*October 31, 2014 by Ashton*

**physics**

we launched a solid of mass m on an inclined slide. The natural length of the spring is Lo. Before launching, the spring is compressed to a length L. After launching the center of mass of the solid reaches the point A of altitude Z with velocity v. Neglect friction. a) ...

*September 21, 2016 by vicky*

**HEAT TRANSFER**

The door of a domestic refrigerates has an area of 1.7 m2 & it basically consists of a thin metal sheet with a 25 mm thick layer of insulation on the inside. The thermal conductivity of this insulation is 0.25 W / m-deg & heat transfer on each side of the door is 10 W / m2-deg...

*August 1, 2012 by SIDDIQUE*

**math**

A designer enlarged both the length and the width of a rectangular carpet by 50 percent. The new carpet was too large so the designer was asked to reduce its length and its width by 20 percent. By what percent was the area of the final carpet design greater than the area of ...

*May 20, 2016 by PLEASE HELP :)*

**Physics**

Suppose you pluck a string on a guitar and it produces the note A at a frequency of 440 Hz. Now, you press your finger down on the string against one of the frets, making this point the new end of the string. The newly shortened string has 4/5 the length of the full string. ...

*March 17, 2014 by Erin*

**Physics**

I need help with part b... I found in part a that delta L is .29568m and I think I might be doing something wrong with the units because I can't get the right answer. A 156 g hockey puck is attached to a rubber band and rotated with an angular speed of 12.8 rad/s on ...

*December 5, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

small cube of copper (density = 8930 kg/m3) is used to support a large cube of marble (density = 2560 kg/m3). The copper cube has sides of length 2.00 cm and is carefully placed on a flat, level table under the center of the cube of marble that has sides of length 30.0 cm. ...

*July 1, 2012 by AL*

**math**

area of trapezium is 267square mt.parallel sides are 6m and 30m non parallel sides is 2m less then other find the length of non parallel sides.find the length of non parallel side

*April 9, 2016 by ravi*

**Math (Geometry)**

The perimeter of right triangle ABC is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle DEF. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer, what is the greatest possible length for one of the sides of ...

*August 7, 2012 by ANONYMOUS*

**Math**

If the scale factor from a small figure to a large figure is given as a percent, how can you find the side lengths of the large figure from the side lengths of the small figure? PLEASE HELP ME!!! PLEASE HELP!!!!! THIS IS SOOOOO CONFUSING AND MY TEACHER NEVER REALLY EXPLAINED ...

*January 4, 2007 by AJ*

**math133**

) Solve algebraically and check your potential solutions: sqrtx+2+0 Answer: Show your work here: 3) The volume of a cube is given by V = s3, where s is the length of a side. Find the length of a side of a cube if the volume is 800 cm3. Round the answer to three decimal places...

*May 30, 2010 by michelle*

**algebra**

The Length of time (T) in seconds it takes the pendulum of a clock to swint through one complete cycle is given by the formula T=2pie square root of 7 divided by 32 where L is the length in feet, of the pendulum, and pie is approximately 22 divided by 7. How long must the ...

*April 16, 2011 by Carolyn*

**Math**

The length of time (T) in seconds it takes the pendulum of a clock to swing through one complete cycle is givenby the formula T=2pi square root of L divided by 32 where L is the length in feet, of the pendulum, and pi is approximately 22 divided by 7. How long must the ...

*April 16, 2011 by Carolyn*

**Math**

Given info: arc length = 65 m formula for arc length: s=rø s = 2pi r radius of circle: 2300 m so to find the angle would I put in 2pi(2300)= rounded to 14451 Then would I multiply: 65(360/14451) if that is right, why would I divide by 360 and multiply by 65? Could someone ...

*May 24, 2011 by Amy~*

**physics(extension)**

A spiral spring of nature 20cm,has a scale pan hanging freely in its lower end. When an object of mass 40g is placed in the pan,its length becomes 21.8cm.when another object of mass 60g is placed in the pan,the length becomes 22.05cm. Calculate the mass of the scale pan

*February 28, 2014 by ogboyeb*

**geometry**

A triangle is made of wood sticks of lengths 8, 15 and 17 inches joined end-to-end. Pieces of the same integral length are cut from each of the sticks so that the three remaining pieces can no longer form a triangle. How many inches are in the length of the smallest piece that...

*January 28, 2016 by M*

**Precalculus**

I usually know how to do these types of problems, but the second variable just threw me off balance.. 47. A rancher has 200 feet of fencing to enclose two adjacent rectangular corrals. What dimensions will produce a maximum enclosed area? (the diagram is of two adjacent ...

*September 14, 2009 by Emily*

**calculus**

Previously asked: the length of a rectangular prism is increasing at a rate of 8 cm/s, its width is increasing at a rate of 3 cm/s, and its height is increasing at a rate of 5 cm/s. when the length is 20 cm, width is 10 cm, and height is 15 cm, how fast is the volume of the ...

*December 7, 2014 by Dani*

**Maths**

Metal components for a machine have lengths which are normally distributed with mean 8 cm and standard deviation 4 cm. A) the longest 10% of components require filling down. What is the smallest length of component which require filing down? B) the shortest 15% of components ...

*March 3, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Grammar-agreement errors**

Match the correct type of agreement error to the sentence. a. Verb tense agreement error b. Subject/verb agreement error c. Pronoun agreement error d. Modifier placement error e. Parallel structure error 1. He complains of abdominal, neck, and chest pain as well as the need ...

*May 13, 2011 by Leslie*

**physics**

Problem A5: In the figure above, the two blocks are on frictionless inclines and are in static equilibrium. The block on the left has a mass of 48 Kg, and the block on the right has a mass of n3 Kg. If the left incline has a length of n1 meters, and the right incline a length ...

*January 10, 2012 by frank*

**Maths**

AB is a chord with centre O and radius 4 cm. AB is of length 4 cm and divides the circle into two segments. Find d area of minor segment. A chord PQ of length 12cm suntends an angle of 120 degree at the centre of a circle. Find the area of minor segment cut off by the chord PQ

*December 26, 2012 by Shruti katiyar*

**physics**

During a transatlantic flight, you drink a bottle of water and tightly close its lid again. Back on the ground during taxiing to the terminal, you notice that the thin plastic bottle is crushed, and you eyeball it to be only about 70 percent of its original volume (the photo ...

*November 10, 2010 by Maree*

**computer programs**

I have a problem just getting started on writing pseudocode or a program for the following problem: A worm is moving toward an apple. each time it moves, the worm cuts the distance between itself and th eapple by its own body length until the worm is close enough to enter the ...

*September 28, 2007 by Leo*

**Physics**

A spring with k = 54 N/cm is initially stretched 1 cm from its equilibrium length. (a) How much more energy is needed to further stretch the spring to 2 cm beyond its equilibrium length? (b) From this new position, how much energy is needed to compress the spring to 2 cm ...

*June 2, 2012 by Kelly*

**physics**

A large rock that weighs 164.0 N is suspended from the lower end of a thin wire that is 3.00 m long. The density of the rock is 3200 kg/m^3. The mass of the wire is small enough that its effect on the tension in the wire can be neglected. The upper end of the wire is held ...

*April 27, 2012 by anonymous*

**Physics**

A large rock that weighs 164.0 N is suspended from the lower end of a thin wire that is 3.00 m long. The density of the rock is 3200 kg/m3. The mass of the wire is small enough that its effect on the tension in the wire can be neglected. The upper end of the wire is held fixed...

*August 13, 2015 by Hazel*

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help with Quadratic Equations and Functions: 5)Solve 2x2 +6x = 4 by completing the square. 6)Solve 3x2 - 6x- 24 = 0 using the quadratic formula. 7)The area of a circle is 25 in2. What is the radius, including the units? Area of a circle is ¢³r^2. 8)The triangle has an area ...

*May 20, 2012 by neveah gomez*

**Algebra**

In 1915, the tallest flagpole in the world was in San Francisco. a. When the angle of elevation of the sun was 55 degrees, the length of the shadow cast by this flagpole was 210 ft. Find the height of the flagpole to the nearest foot. b. What was the length of the shadow when ...

*December 19, 2012 by Lavanda*

**Statistics**

I am a big shot research scientist at Washington University where I am using 2ebrafish to study neuronal migration. My graduate students measured 40 fish and found that the mean length of the fish sampled was 3.7 cm with a standard deviation of 0.5 cm. Construct a 95% ...

*May 4, 2014 by Linda*

**physics**

A soft synthetic rubber ball of radius 9 cm is submerged to 7.5 m beneath the surface of a lake. a) If the bulk modulus of the rubber compound is Brubber = 9 x106Pa , what is the diameter of the ball at that depth? (b) A similar ball of equal radius, but made of thin rubber ...

*November 7, 2011 by mc*

**Math**

The dimensions of a gift box are consecutive positive integers such that the height is the least integer and the length is the greatest integer. If the height is increased by 1 cm, the width is increased by 2 cm, and the length is increased by 3 cm, then a larger box is ...

*June 7, 2009 by Christine*