Thursday

May 26, 2016
Number of results: 15,574

**geometry**

If the length of the abdomen is 2.25 inches. The length of the thorax is 1.75 inches. The walking stick's abdomen is .5 inches longer than the thorax. It's abdomen is _____ time longer than its thorax.
*August 25, 2015 by sam*

**Medical physics**

A silver cube (density of silver is 10 g/cm3) with side length of 3 cm weighs more than an aluminium cube (density of aluminium is 2.96 g/cm3) with side length of 4 cm. The cubes are each suspended by a string and allowed to be completely immersed in two identical jars ...
*March 21, 2015 by JAMES*

**Math **

A glass box shaped like a rectangular prism has with 7 inches length 9 inches height 12 inches is being shipped in a larger box with whipped 10 inches length 10 inches in height 15 inches the space between the glass box on the shipping box will with styrofoam peanuts how many ...
*March 30, 2014 by Kahoho*

**Chemistry**

I conducted a Gas Chromatography experiment using Flame Ionisation Detector (FID).A capillary column was used. 1)Blank 2) Standard 3) Sample 4)Blank 5)Standard The above was injected into the system. In 2)Standard chromatogram,a sharp, thin peak was observed between the 2 ...
*February 18, 2012 by mandy*

**Calculus**

A fence 5 feet tall runs parallel to a tall building at a distance of 7 feet from the building. What is the length of the shortest ladder that will reach from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building? [Hint: Determine the length of a ladder that touches the ...
*June 22, 2009 by Z32*

**algebra**

A 24 meters pole is held by a three guy wire into vertical position. Two of the guy wires are of equal length. The third wire is 5 meters longer than the other two and is attached to the ground 11 meters farther from the foot of the pole than the two equal wires. Find the ...
*February 23, 2015 by tammy*

**Algebra, URGENT!!!**

1) The first leg of a right triangle is 6 cm longer than its second leg. If the hypotenuse has a length of 8 cm, find the exact lengths of the two legs. First Leg: Second Leg: 2) The length of a rectangle is 10 m longer than its width and the area of the rectangle is 480 m2. ...
*November 20, 2013 by Bailey*

**trig**

hi honestly speaking i have no idea how to even start this problem but i know that a cube is to the 3rd power here is the problem Denis is designing a storage box in the shape of a cube.Each side of the box has a length of 10 inches. she needs more room anddecides to ...
*February 3, 2010 by anum*

**geometry**

hi honestly speaking i have no idea how to even start this problem but i know that a cube is to the 3rd power here is the problem Denis is designing a storage box in the shape of a cube.Each side of the box has a length of 10 inches. she needs more room anddecides to ...
*February 3, 2010 by anum*

**mathematics**

An equilateral triangle with side length 33 is divided into 332 smaller unit equilateral triangles each with side 1, forming a triangular lattice. We color each segment of length 1 either Red, Blue or Green, subject to the condition that each small unit equilateral triangle ...
*April 30, 2013 by Sambaran G.*

**physics**

when tension 'F' is applied the elongation produced in uniform wire of length l,radius r is e; when the tension 2F is applied the elongation produced in another uniform wire of length 2l and radius 2r made of same material is ans: 1.)1.0 e
*February 4, 2013 by kala*

**cancer/clot/leeches**

my dad has cancer and has developed a clot in his leg which is not the dangerous one, but is very painful. he had an operation where they put plates and pins in his leg due to the cancer eating away his femur to about one inch. he is limited to small pain killers and cannot go...
*May 15, 2008 by lana*

**Math**

Hey People!! I need the answers to these questions really bad!!! OK so here we go.... Which side lengths form a triangle that is similar to triangle ABC? 30, 21,45 20, 14, 28 40,30,60 17,20,25 Find the missing length for the pair of similar figures. 1.125m 4.5m 7m 16m Find the...
*November 5, 2014 by Trinity*

**Algebra 1**

First of all, we're learning how to solve equations with variables on both sides. Write and solve an equation for the situation. An architect is designing a rectangular greenhouse. Along one wall is a 7-ft storage area and 5 sections for different kinds of plants. On the ...
*November 3, 2011 by Mercedez*

**physics help **

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.15 m 0.50 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.15 m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.50 m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*November 28, 2010 by student*

**physics**

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.22 m 0.35 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.22-m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.35-m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*November 30, 2010 by mackenzie m*

**Physics**

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.29 m 0.40 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.29-m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.40-m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*December 5, 2010 by Brandon*

**physics**

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.09 m 0.46 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.09-m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.46-m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*May 30, 2012 by chelsea*

**physics**

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.09 m 0.46 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.09-m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.46-m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*May 31, 2012 by Cindy*

**Math**

A plumber charges $45 for a service call, plus $70/h for her time. a. Find the cost of a two hour service call. b. How long was a services call that cost $150? Also ....... as the weight held by a spring increases, the length of the spring increase proportionally. suppose a 2-...
*April 19, 2011 by Jessica*

**physics**

A converging lens of focal length 7.740 cm is 19.7 cm to the left of a diverging lens of focal length -5.51 cm. A coin is placed 18.2 cm to the right of the diverging lens. a. Find the location of the coin's final image. b. Find the magnification of the coin's final image. Any...
*January 28, 2012 by marisol*

**programming**

•Hi I really need help with with this I dont think I'm understanding how to do it maybe because i have never done this Design a program (you can use pseudocode to write your program) that models the worm’s behavior in the following scenario: A worm is moving toward an apple. ...
*October 15, 2009 by Eden*

**programming**

•Hi I really need help with with this I dont think I'm understanding how to do it maybe because i have never done this Design a program (you can use pseudocode to write your program) that models the worm’s behavior in the following scenario: A worm is moving toward an apple. ...
*October 15, 2009 by Eden*

**physics help**

wo thin rectangular sheets (0.13 m 0.52 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.13 m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.52 m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*November 27, 2010 by jason*

**Algebra**

1. How far is the Willis Tower from Navy Pier, given that each unit is approximately 1/8 mile? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a mile. The Willis Tower is at the point (-6,-3) and NP is at the point (10,9). I did this calculation: d^2 = (10 - (-6))^2 + (9 - (-3))^2...
*March 13, 2014 by Student*

**Physics Question**

Here is a demonstration Pascal used to show the importance of a fluid's pressure on the fluid's depth : An oak barrel with a lid of area 0.17 m^2 is filled with water. Along, thin tube of cross-sectional area 4.7×10−5 m^2 is inserted into a hole at the center of the lid...
*May 7, 2011 by Catherine*

**physics**

Neurons are components of the nervous system of the body that transmit signals as electrical impulses travel along their length. These impulses propagate when charge suddenly rushes into and then out of a part of the neutron called an axon. Measurements have shown that during ...
*January 21, 2008 by Jen*

**11th grade physics**

The magnetic field strength along the axis (x'ox) of a solenoid is measured ( o being the center of the solenoid). The adjacent graph represent the length: (The graph represents the variation of B (mT) as a function of x (cm). The numbers on the y axis are 1 2 3 and on the x ...
*May 18, 2016 by vicky*

**physics**

A wire has a resistance of 27.2 ohms. It is melted down, and from the same volume of metal a new wire is made that is 3 times longer than the original wire. What is the resistance of the new wire? Resistance and length of wire are proportional, but what I am unsure of is if ...
*July 25, 2012 by Lauren*

**Math Help**

1.) Find the arc length y=2/3x ^3/2 + 2 over (14,16) 2.) Find the arc length y=8x^3/2+7 over (0,6)
*May 15, 2016 by Erica*

**Trigonometry**

Gabe is spending two weeks on an archaeological dig. He finds a fragment of a circular plate that his leader thinks may be valuable. The arc length of the fragment is about 1/6 the circumference of the original complete plate and measures 1.65 inches. A similar plate found ...
*April 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

An organ pipe that is closed at one end has a fundamental frequency of 122 Hz. There is a leak in the church roof, and some water gets into the bottom of the pipe, as shown in the Figure. The organist then finds that this organ pipe has a frequency of 300 Hz. What is the depth...
*November 20, 2011 by Physics Help!*

**Computer Science (MATLAB)**

Given an arbitrary one dimensional vector v imputed by the user for example v='Helllllloooooo' or v='Helo' I was able to append empty characters onto any one dimensional vector that the user can enter so that way the total length of the vector is a multiple of 8 characters of ...
*November 14, 2011 by Jhon*

**writing to explain**

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 an the width is 3 inches. Explain how you can find the length and width of rectangle Y.
*March 7, 2012 by crystal*

**Physics**

as the weight held by a spring increases, the length of the spring increases proportionally. Suppose a 2-lb weight stretches a spring to 15 in., and a 12-lb weight stretches the same spring to 20 in. What is the length of the spring with no weight attached?
*April 2, 2012 by LD*

**calculus**

a farmer has a 2040 ft of fencing and wishes to fence off two separate fields. one of the fields is to be a rectangle with the length twise as long os the width. while the other field is to be square. determine the dimension of the fields if the farmer wishes to maximize the ...
*November 17, 2011 by robert*

**physics**

A physics student playing with an air hockey table (a frictionless surface) finds that if she gives the puck a velocity of 5.30 m/s along the length (2.80 m) of the table at one end, by the time it has reached the other end the puck has drifted 5.19 cm to the right but still ...
*March 4, 2012 by Nick*

**Pre-Algebra (Pythagorean Theorem)**

Russell Gossman is training for the Olympics. He wants to know the distance across Lake Royal so he can write how far he went in his training logbook each day. If from one point on the shore to one side in 13 km and from the same point to another side of the lake is 16 km. ...
*October 26, 2013 by Jessie*

**Algebra 2**

Posted by Christian on Monday, May 7, 2007 at 11:34am. The area of a rectangular blanket in square centimeters is 40x^2+2x-65. The width is 4x-5 cm^2. Find the dimensions of the blanket in terms of x. For Further Reading Algebra 2 - Brown, Monday, May 7, 2007 at 2:40pm What is...
*May 7, 2007 by Christian*

**Calculus optimization**

A rectangular storage container with a lid is to have a volume of 8 m. The length of its base is twice the width. Material for the base costs $4 per m. Material for the sides and lid costs $8 per m. Find the dimensions of the container which will minimize cost and the minimum ...
*November 20, 2011 by A*

**HELP!! OPTIMIZATION CALCULUS **

A rectangular storage container with a lid is to have a volume of 8 m. The length of its base is twice the width. Material for the base costs $4 per m. Material for the sides and lid costs $8 per m. Find the dimensions of the container which will minimize cost and the minimum ...
*November 23, 2011 by Kay*

**science**

Two insulated beakers contain different amounts of identical liquids. Beaker A contains twice as much liquid as Beaker B. The temperature of Beaker A is 80°C. The temperature of Beaker B is 40°C. An aluminum rod connects the beakers, and the system is left alone for several ...
*March 21, 2015 by Isabel*

**READING**

UNDERLINE THE VERB OR VERB GROUP IN EACH SENTENCE. THEN WRITE A NEW SENTENCE USING THE VERB OR VERB GROUP YOU UNDERLINED. BRAN, A THIN BROWN SKIN, COVERS RICE. I KNOW (COVERS) IS SUPPOSED TO BE UNDERLINED, BUT I DON'T GET WHAT IT MEANS WHEN IT SAYS "THEN WRITE A NEW SENTENCE ...
*February 23, 2012 by Celest*

**Math**

Two particles X and Y joined by a rigit rod of negligible mass, move along a smooth horizontal plane. Particle X has mass 7.7kg and is pushed by an external force Fx of magnitude 73.01N. Particle Y has mass 5.68kg and is pulled along the plane by an external force Fy of ...
*September 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**science**

The two insulated beakers contain equal amounts of identical liquids. The temperature of Beaker A is 85°C. The temperature of Beaker B is 40°C. A metal rod connects the beakers. Five minutes later, the temperature of Beaker A is 75°C and the temperature of Beaker B is 50°C. ...
*March 21, 2015 by Isabel*

**Physics**

The lowest frequency in the audible range is 20Hz. A)What is the length of the shortest open-open tube needed to produce this frequency? B)What is the length of the shortest open-closed tube needed to produce this frequency?
*April 25, 2013 by Zach Neal*

**Science**

Find the mean time for each ramp length Mean 3.6s Find the ball's acceleration for each mean time using the equation below where D is distance or ramp length and T is time Acceleration=2D/T^2 1.5m(Distance) Use 3.6
*October 2, 2014 by Coleson*

**Physics**

A vector drawn 55 mm long represents a velocity of 25 m/s. How long should you draw a vector to represent a velocity of 17 m/s? please help me!! 55mm is to 25m/s as X is to 17m/s...maybe? thanks..i tried that and the answer was wrong...these questions are just really tricky. ...
*September 26, 2006 by Katelyn*

**Physics**

If a 1.75 m tall man is looking at a plane mirror from an eye which is 15 cm from the top of their head, what is the minimum length that the mirror must be so that he can just barely see his whole body in the mirror? How far up from the ground must the mirror be placed? 1/(...
*February 18, 2009 by Fred*

**physics**

here is my problem: a concave mirror forms a real image at 17.0 cm from the mirror surface along the principal axis. if the corresponding object is at a distance of 36.0 cm, what is the mirror's focal length? here's my work: 1/f = 1/v + 1/u where f=focal length=? u= -36 cm (...
*March 11, 2009 by physics*

**physics**

here is my problem: a concave mirror forms a real image at 17.0 cm from the mirror surface along the principal axis. if the corresponding object is at a distance of 36.0 cm, what is the mirror's focal length? here's my work: 1/f = 1/v + 1/u where f=focal length=? u= -36 cm (...
*March 11, 2009 by physics*

**physics**

A square bar with a mass of 0.830 kg and 19.3cm long (l) rests on two parallel horizontal rails that are 18.0cm apart (d) and 120.0cm long (L) as shown in the figure. (By horizontal it is meant that the rails lie in a plane perpendicular to the local gravitational field.) The ...
*February 20, 2015 by Trisha*

**physics**

Astronauts in space cannot weigh themselves by standing on a bathroom scale. Instead, they determine their mass by oscillating on a large spring. Supppose an astronaut attaches one end of a large spring to her belt and the other end to a hook on the wall of the space capsule. ...
*March 31, 2014 by Hannah*

**Meters**

Vincent has cut three pieces of rope to complete a science project. Two pieces are of equal length. The third piece is one-quarter the length of each rope of the others. He cut the three pieces from a rope 54 meters long with any rope left over. Fine the answer of meters in ...
*February 3, 2010 by Camile*

**Maths - Algebra**

Boxes are made by cutting 8cm squares from the corners of sheets of cardboard and then folding. The sheets of cardboard are 6cm lnbger than they are wide. width of sheet= x length of sheet = x+6 length of finished box = (x-10) width of finished box = (x-16) volume of the box...
*November 12, 2011 by Mike*

**Iteration (repetition) Srtucture**

Design a program that models the worm's behavior in the following scenario: A worm is moving toward an apple. Each time it moves, the worm cuts the distance between itself and the apple by its own body length until the worm is close enough to enter the apple. The worm can ...
*May 29, 2008 by Anonymous*

**physics!**

The New River Gorge bridge in West Virginia is a steel arch bridge 518m in length. How much does the total length of the roadway decking change between temperature extremes of -20.0C and 35.0 C? The result indicates the size of the expansion joints that must be built into the ...
*April 19, 2007 by jean*

**Calculus**

A fence 5 feet tall runs parallel to a tall building at a distance of 2 feet from the building. We want to find the the length of the shortest ladder that will reach from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building. Here are some hints for finding a solution: Use the...
*July 17, 2013 by J*

**science**

The total energy of motion in the molecules is called POTENTIAL ENERGY. TEMPERATURE is the average amount of energy of motion in the molecules of a substance. A THERMOMETER is a thin glass tube with a bulb on one end that contains a liquid,usually mercury or colored alcohol. ...
*October 8, 2014 by emma*

**Third Side, Reply to Jen**

Hi Jen, I've seen the drawing. My site is down at the moment. Draw a line from Venus (either of the two positions) to the line Earth-Sun at right angles. Let's call the distance Earth Venus d. Then you have a right angle triangle with a hypotenuse d, the line that intersects ...
*November 11, 2006 by Count Iblis*

**Math**

The variable W represents the width of a rectangle. The length of the rectangle, L, is 5 less than twice the width. Write an expression for the length of the rectangle in terms of W. Write a simplified expression for the perimeter of the rectangle in terms of W. Find the ...
*November 16, 2013 by Unknown*

**math homework**

A37 foot long Submarine sanwich is cut in to three piece.the shortest piece is x feet long.the second piece is twice as long as the shortest piece.the longer piece is 2 feet longer than four time the length of the shortest piece.find the length of all three piece
*October 7, 2013 by robinson*

**Calculus**

There is a sign that is 10ft on one side and 15ft on the other side (from the ground to the base of the sign), the billboard itself is 20ft. The painter brings a 25ft ladder in length. If the patch of ground 10ft from the base of the sign is used, at what point will the ladder...
*October 24, 2006 by Meagan*

**Reading**

His first fight was for his health and vigor. It all began at the age of nine. As a child, he was weak and thin because of his asthma. His father, the first Theodore, motivated him to fight his ill health. On the third floor of the house in New York where he was born, his ...
*February 2, 2016 by Helen*

**physics**

if the height of a playground slide is kept constant, will the length of the slide or the presence of bumps make any difference in the final speed of kids playing on it if a) the slide is frictionless b) the slide has kinetic friction? a) if the slide is frictionless, length ...
*October 30, 2006 by nicole*

**Math**

An electrician was hired to run the wires for a surround-sound stereo speaker system. She purchased 2 rolls of 14-gauge speaker wire. Each roll contains 4 m of wire. For each of 2 speakers, 2 ft. of wire are required. For each of the other 2 speakers, 11 ft. of wire are ...
*October 1, 2014 by Whitney*

**Statistics**

Mr. Crandall has assigned a term paper due at the end of the semester. He would like to know the average length of the papers. The data below are the he numbers of types pages from a random sample of 10 term papers. Use these data to compute a 95% confidence interval for the ...
*March 25, 2012 by Jasmine*

**Physics**

A certain coaxial cable consists of a copper wire, radius a , surrounded by a concentric copper tube of inner radius c . The space between is partially filled (from b out to c ) with material of dielectric constant K. The goal of this problem is to find the capacitance per ...
*March 13, 2013 by P*

**math**

I asked this question but no one answered it. Can someone please help explain this before I have my math test today. THANKS. A carpenter has several boards of equal length. He cuts 3/5 of each board. After cutting the boards the carpenter noticies he has enough pieces left to ...
*January 10, 2013 by es*

**Physics**

(1) A virtual image -7 cm tall and 17 cm away from a mirror is created by an object 7 cm away from a mirror. How tall is the object? What kind of mirror created the image? What is its focal length? (2) If a 1.75 m tall man is looking at a plane mirror from an eye which is 15 ...
*February 18, 2009 by Fred*

**Physics**

(1) A virtual image -7 cm tall and 17 cm away from a mirror is created by an object 7 cm away from a mirror. How tall is the object? What kind of mirror created the image? What is its focal length? (2) If a 1.75 m tall man is looking at a plane mirror from an eye which is 15 ...
*February 19, 2009 by Al*

**first aid**

Two thin rectangular sheets (0.09 m 0.54 m) are identical. In the first sheet the axis of rotation lies along the 0.09-m side, and in the second it lies along the 0.54-m side. The same torque is applied to each sheet. The first sheet, starting from rest, reaches its final ...
*June 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

a landscaper uses square tiles to make garden paths the ends of the paths are always 2 tiles wide, and the center portions of the paths are 3 tiles wide. what eqation gives the total number y of tiles needed to make a path with a length of x tiles. the landscaper has 100 tiles...
*February 26, 2012 by bri*

**Physics please help! check if its correct**

A 3.00 kg stone is tied to a thin, light wire wrapped around the outer edge of the uniform 8.00 kg cylindrical pulley. The inner diameter of the pulley is 60.0 cm, while the outer diameter is 1.00 m. The system is released from rest, and there is no friction at the axle of the...
*February 26, 2012 by Brit*

**calculus**

A piece of elastic is attached to two nails on a flat board, with a button attached to the midpoint of the elastic. The ails are 5 cm apart. You stretch the elastic by pulling the button along the board i the direction that is perpendicular to the line between the nails. A. ...
*January 4, 2013 by Equihua*

**chemistry **

an unknown element crystallizes in a face-centered cubic unit cell. with an edge length of 392.4 pm. The solid has a density of 21.09 g/cm^3. what is atomic weight of solid? so what i did was : FC cubic uit --> 4 atoms edge length--> l = 2*root2*r = 392.4 pm = 392.4 * 10...
*November 8, 2012 by Ania *

**English**

In each sentence below, find a participle or participial phrase that modifies the word in parenthesis. 1. Increased demand for food is the result of the growth in the world’s population. (demand) Answer=Growth Find the participle or participial phrase and the word they modify ...
*February 7, 2010 by Susanne*

**math**

I ONLY NEED HELP WITH PART C I DID THE REST ON MY OWN plz help Shane drew 3 squares with each side equal to n units. For each square, he does something different to it according to each part below. Part A: Shane increased the length and width of the square by m units each. ...
*August 12, 2014 by Kemari *

**physics**

5. A 2.00-kg block hangs from a rubber cord, being supported so that the cord is not stretched. The unstretched length of the cord is 0.500 m, and its mass is 5.00 g. The “spring constant” for the cord is 100 N/m. The block is released and stops momentarily at the lowest point...
*January 24, 2012 by arjunsareen*

**Physics waves- check answers please**

1. A vibrating point on a spring travels 60 mm during three cycles. What is the amplitude of the vibration? my answer: I got 10 mm but I'm not sure if it is the correct answer. 2. For two connect pendulums to resonate, they must have the same: a) mass b) amplitude c) density d...
*April 27, 2014 by Liz*

**Physics waves- check answers please**

1. A vibrating point on a spring travels 60 mm during three cycles. What is the amplitude of the vibration? my answer: I got 10 mm but I'm not sure if it is the correct answer. 2. For two connect pendulums to resonate, they must have the same: a) mass b) amplitude c) density d...
*April 27, 2014 by Liz*

**Physics waves- check answers please**

1. A vibrating point on a spring travels 60 mm during three cycles. What is the amplitude of the vibration? my answer: I got 10 mm but I'm not sure if it is the correct answer. 2. For two connect pendulums to resonate, they must have the same: a) mass b) amplitude c) density d...
*April 28, 2014 by Liz*

**Math**

A manufacturer of an anti-inflammatory drug claims that the drug will be effective for 6 hours. An independent testing service determined that the drug was effective for only 80% of the length of time claimed by the manufacturer. Find the length of time the drug will be ...
*May 27, 2012 by Elise*

**Trig question #2**

It takes Jupiter 11.64 years to complete one orbit around the sun. If jupiter's average distance from the sun is 483,600,000 miles, findd its orbital velocity (velocity along its orbital path) in miles per second. -The answer is approximately 8.3 mi per sec. please explain to ...
*September 28, 2006 by John*

**MATH QUIZ PLS HELP!!!**

1.Find the lateral area of a cone with a radius of 7 ft. and a slant height of 13 ft. Use 3.14 for ©£ and round to the nearest tenth. 439.6 ft^2 324.5 ft^2 571.5 ft^2 285.7 ft^2*** 2.Find the surface area of a square pyramid with a base length of 24 cm and a height of 16 cm. ...
*March 19, 2014 by TTR+S<3*

**Math**

The length of a rectangular piece of steel in a bridge is 5 meters less than double the width. The perimeter of the piece of steel is 38 meters. Find the length of the piece of steel. Find the width of the piece of steel.
*March 9, 2016 by Georgette*

**math**

The length of a rectangular piece of steel in a bridge is 4 meters less than triple the width. The perimeter of the piece of steel is 56 meters. Find the length of the piece of steel. Find the width of the piece of steel.
*March 22, 2016 by jessica*

**Science**

Which adaptation helps some plants that live in the dry deserts? A.tall trunks B.long roots C.thin stems D.floating parts B? An animal that sleeps during the day MOST LIKELY lives in A.a tropical rain forest B.a tundra region C.a tide pool D.a hot desert A? A student gathered ...
*February 13, 2012 by Colton*

**Thin Layer Chromotography**

Can you use TLC to distinguish various isomers from one another? In what kind of substance can you NOT distinguish the isomers from each other? i think it is not possible to distinguish If I have an unknown sample containing several ketones and want to use TLC to identify the ...
*November 5, 2006 by Sarah*

**Math**

Can you also help me with another one, it has a cone on top of a cylinder The cones slant height is 6in The cones length(radius) is 4 in The cones height is not known The cylinders height is 7 in The cylinders length(radius) is also 4 in The radius is half of the cylinder, ...
*January 26, 2016 by Ayan*

**Physics**

Suppose you’re eating in a restaurant where the dishes are shared at the table and all placed uniformly on a rotating disk-like surface. Model this surface as a thin disk of radius 33.4 cm. You can’t stop thinking about physics even though you’re out with your friends, and ...
*April 22, 2016 by Santhiya *

**math pls**

The lengths of segments PQ and PR are 8 inches and 5 inches, respectively, and they make a 60-degree angle at P. (d) Find the sizes of the other two angles of triangle PQR. (e) Find the length of the median drawn to side PQ. (f) Find the length of the bisector of angle R. (g) ...
*April 21, 2010 by Maryann*

**math**

A rectanglar blacktop with a length of 5x and a width of 3x has been erected inside a rectangular field that has a length of 12x and a width of 7x. What is the area of the part of the field that is not blacktop? (I believe the answer is 69x^2) There is a circular fountain in ...
*March 1, 2013 by Jane*

**geometry/math pls help**

The lengths of segments PQ and PR are 8 inches and 5 inches, respectively, and they make a 60-degree angle at P. (1) Find the sizes of the other two angles of triangle PQR. (2) Find the length of the median drawn to side PQ. (3) Find the length of the bisector of angle R. (4) ...
*April 21, 2010 by Maryann*

**classical mechanics**

A hydrometer is a device that measures the density of a liquid. The one shown in the figure has a cylindrical bulb of radius attached to a cylindrical stem of radius and length . When placed in a liquid, the device floats as shown in the figure with a length of stem protruding...
*December 10, 2013 by socorro*

**Math check please**

2 rectangles have equal areas determine the area of each rectangle then use this info to determine the perimeter. rectangle one: length of 2p + 3 width of 3.8 after my work i got p= 1.5 so the area is 14.4 and the perimeter is 19.6 is it correct? rectangle 2 : length of 6-p ...
*June 2, 2013 by Rihanna*

**Physics**

A uniform thin ring of charge, with radius 5.20 cm and total charge 6.60 ìC, is located in the yz-plane and centered on the origin. (In other words, the x-axis passes through the center of the ring, and is perpendicular to the ring.) A particle of mass 17.9 g and charge 4.80 ì...
*November 1, 2010 by Rudi*

**micole**

White light strikes a diffraction grating (930 lines/mm) at normal incidence. What is the longest wavelength that forms a second-order maximum? I used the equation [(1/d)sin(90)]/m = wavelength: [(1/0.93m)(1)] /2 = 0.5376m. To convert to nm I multiplied by 10^-9. This is ...
*August 19, 2007 by PHYSICS*

**calc check: hooke's law**

A force of 27N is required to maintain a spring stretched from its natural length of 12cm to a length of 15cm. How much work is done in stretching the spring from 15 to 25cm? and this is what i did.. please check to see if i did it correctly.. thanks :) f=27N 12cm to 15cm f(x...
*June 29, 2007 by COFFEE*

**physics**

Here is a demonstration Pascal used to show the importance of a fluid's pressure on the fluid's depth : An oak barrel with a lid of area 0.25 m^2 is filled with water. Along, thin tube of cross-sectional area 5.5×10−5 m^2 is inserted into a hole at the center of the lid...
*June 12, 2011 by Aaron*