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April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015

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**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A pulley of mass mp , radius R , and moment of inertia about its center of mass Ic , is attached to the edge of a table. An inextensible string of negligible mass is wrapped around the pulley and attached on one end to block 1 that hangs over the edge of the table. The other ...
*November 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

Realizing that she often doesn't have her students' full attention during class, a professor devises an elaborate device on which to stand while she lectures. The pulley is placed so that the string makes a 45.0-degree angle with the beam. The beam is uniform, 5.00 meters long...
*January 5, 2012 by Daniel*

**Pysics**

Realizing that she often doesn't have her students' full attention during class, a professor devises an elaborate device on which to stand while she lectures. The pulley is placed so that the string makes a 45.0-degree angle with the beam. The beam is uniform, 5.00 meters long...
*January 5, 2012 by Daniel*

**physics**

A uniform rigid pole of length L and mass M is to be supported from a vertical wall in a horizontal position, as shown in the figure. The pole is not attached directly to the wall, so the coefficient of static friction, μs, between the wall and the pole provides the only ...
*February 27, 2012 by rey*

**physics**

A uniform rigid pole of length L and mass M is to be supported from a vertical wall in a horizontal position, as shown in the figure. The pole is not attached directly to the wall, so the coefficient of static friction, μs,between the wall and the pole provides the only ...
*February 28, 2012 by need help*

**physics**

A uniform rigid pole of length L and mass M is to be supported from a vertical wall in a horizontal position, as shown in the figure. The pole is not attached directly to the wall, so the coefficient of static friction, μs,between the wall and the pole provides the only ...
*February 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A uniform rigid pole of length L and mass M is to be supported from a vertical wall in a horizontal position, as shown in the figure. The pole is not attached directly to the wall, so the coefficient of static friction, μs,between the wall and the pole provides the only ...
*June 21, 2012 by James*

**Physics**

A plank 2.00 cm thick and 15.0 cm wide is firmly attached to the railing of a ship by clamps so that the rest of the board extends 2.00 m horizontally over the sea below. A man of mass 80.0 kg is forced to stand on the very end. IF the end of the board drops by 5.00cm because ...
*November 17, 2010 by Amber*

**Physics**

A plank 2.00 cm thick and 15.0 cm wide is firmly attached to the railing of a ship by clamps so that the rest of the board extends 2.00 m horizontally over the sea below. A man of mass 80.0 kg is forced to stand on the very end. IF the end of the board drops by 5.00cm because ...
*November 17, 2010 by Amber*

**chemistry**

1) The color of bromocresol green indicator is??? when pH < 4, green when pH 4- 5.3 and ???? in pH > 5.3. 2)(A) A student performed the freezing point depression experiment according to directions but mistakenly recorded the mass of lauric acid as 8.300 g instead of 8....
*April 5, 2008 by chris*

**chem**

why is the ring of ammonium chloride closer to the hydrochloric acid end in the ring of gases experiment? i can say is that NH4Cl has greater amount of molecular weight than ammonium. is it right. pls help
*October 27, 2012 by Draden*

**Calculus need help badllyyy!**

Use the expressions for left and right sums and the table below. right-hand sum = summation (n above and i =1 on the bottom) f(ti) * change in t = f(t1) * change in t + f(t2) * change in t + .... + f (tn) * change in t left-hand sum = summation (n above and i = 0 on the bottom...
*March 13, 2012 by Zoe*

**maths PLEASE HELP**

A mixture contains two chemicals, A and B, with masses mA and mB. The total mass of the mixture, m, remains constant. B is converted into A at a rate that is inversely proportional to the mass of A and directly proportional to the square of the mass of B in the mixture at any ...
*March 9, 2010 by jessie*

**MATH**

Solve by finding y and graph using the slope and y-intercept: 3x-y=1 x-y=3 3x-8=y Use the point-slope form of an equation to write the following in slope intercept form: m= 3 point: (4,2) m= 3/8 point: (3,5)
*May 12, 2012 by Please Please Help*

**Physics **

An iron block of the mass 1 kg is suspended on a spring of the spring constant 140 N/m, and merged into a vessel with 8 liters of water. The mass is displaced by 10 cm from its equilibrium position, and released. How much energy in J has been dissipated by the time the mass ...
*December 3, 2010 by HelpPlease*

**Science**

It is found that 24.68 mL of 0.1165 NaOH is needed to titrate 0.2931 g of an unknown acid to the phenolphthalein end point. What is the equivalent mass of the acid? equivalent mass = grams acid/moles H+
*February 5, 2009 by Mini*

**Physics**

Hello, I posted this a bit ago, but am not sure the suggested solution was correct. Two physical pendulums (not simple pendulums) are made from meter sticks that are suspended from the ceiling at one end. The sticks are uniform and are identical in all respects, except that ...
*November 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**science**

A 4.50 g mass resting on a horizontal, frictionless surface is attached to one end of a spring; the other end of the spring is fixed to a wall. It takes 3.6J of work to compress the spring by 13.0 cm. If the spring is compressed, and the mass is released from rest. find a) the...
*February 5, 2015 by Peaches*

**Physics**

Suppose a crate of mass 2.8 kg is placed on the plank in the figure below at a distance 5.1 m from the left end. Find the forces exerted by the two supports on the plank. (The mass of the plank is 12.0 kg.) Left Support N Right Support N The plank set on two pivots one at 3.0m...
*March 6, 2011 by lala*

**college physics**

a 1.0 N-weight is hanging at rest as shown. In each case, write in the magnitude of the unknown force. a) chain with a weight of 2.5 N has a 1.0 N hanging weight b) chain with a weight of .5 N has a 1.0 N hanging weight c) stretched elastic band with negligible weight has a 1....
*March 8, 2012 by Amber*

**Physics**

An object has a weight of 0.838 N. It is suspended from a scale, which reads 0.705 N when the piece is submerged in water. What are the volume and density of the piece of metal?
*January 27, 2012 by Tor*

**physics**

A uniform rod 30cm long is pivoted at it's center. A 40N weight is hung 5cm from the left end. where must the 50N weight be hung to maintain equilibrium?
*May 21, 2014 by fatimah*

**Physics**

A 0.50-kg mass at the end of a spring vibrates 3.0 times per second with an amplitude of 0.15 m. Determine (a) the velocity when it passes the equilibrium point, (b) the velocity when it is 0.10 m from equilibrium, (c) the total energy of the system, and (d) the equation ...
*May 28, 2010 by Amber*

**Physics**

A .6-kg mass at the end of a spring vibrates 3.0 times per second with an amplitude of .13 m. Determine a.) the velocity when it passes the equilibrium point, b.) the velocity when it is .1 m from equilibrium. c.) the total energy of the system, and d.) the equation describing...
*July 17, 2010 by Stephanie*

**physics 8b**

A piece of wire with mass per unit length 88 g/m runs horizontally at right angles to a horizontal magnetic field. A 6.5A current in the wire results in its being suspended against gravity. What is the magnetic field strength? Express your answer using two significant figures...
*September 16, 2011 by help*

**8th grade science**

answer yes or no to weight, velocity,speed,& mass. 2 identical planes taveling @ 300 km/hr in opposite directions both have the same: weight-yes, velocity-no, speed-yes, mass-yes. velocity is a no, correct?
*February 20, 2011 by Roy S.*

**Chemistry**

Individuals living near copper mines sometimes earn extra money by suspending iron objects in the mine wastewater. Based on your experimentation, explain why the iron objects would be suspended in the wastewater.
*October 31, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Chemistry**

I wanted to calculate the average equivalent weight of an unknown acid for an acid-base titration experiment. The mass of the unknown that I had to obtain is 0.2 g and the equivalents of the acid is .001046 L x N. But is this equation right? Does the equivalent mass equal to ...
*March 5, 2012 by Priscilla*

**physics**

Two 0.09 pith balls are suspended from the same point by threads 40 long. (Pith is a light insulating material once used to make helmets worn in tropical climates.) When the balls are given equal charges, they come to rest 19 apart. What is the magnitude of the charge on each ...
*January 23, 2010 by Lanise*

**physics**

Two 0.09 pith balls are suspended from the same point by threads 40 long. (Pith is a light insulating material once used to make helmets worn in tropical climates.) When the balls are given equal charges, they come to rest 19 cm apart What is the magnitude of the charge on ...
*January 23, 2010 by Lanise*

**vibration**

a uniform cantilever beam of the total mass ml has a concentrated mass M at its free end. determine the effective mass of the beam to be added to M assuming the deflection to be that of a massless beam with a concentrated force at the end, and write the equation for its ...
*May 17, 2011 by matt*

**Physics **

a 1.0 N-weight is hanging at rest as shown. In each case, write in the magnitude of the unknown force. a) chain with a weight of 2.5 N has a 1.0 N hanging weight b) chain with a weight of .5 N has a 1.0 N hanging weight c) stretched elastic band with negligible weight has a 1....
*March 11, 2012 by Brandon *

**Physics HELP!**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 7.40 kg hanging at the end of a 2.10 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes a 3.00° angle ...
*November 7, 2012 by Brad*

**physics**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 3.20 kg hanging at the end of a 3.70 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes a 7.00° angle ...
*November 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

A grandfather clock uses a physical pendulum to keep time. The pendulum consists of a uniform thin rod of mass M = 7.01 kg and length L = 0.15 m that is pivoted freely about one end, with a solid sphere of the same mass, 7.01 kg, and a radius of L/2 centered about the free end...
*February 19, 2012 by janny*

**physics**

A mass of 8.10 kg is suspended from a 1.69 m long string. It revolves in a horizontal circle as shown in the figure. The tangential speed of the mass is 2.92 m/s. Calculate the angle between the string and the vertical.
*February 17, 2011 by Sarah*

**physics**

a bullet of mass 10gm travels horizentaly with v=100m/sec and it is absorted by wooden block of mass 990gm.suspended verticle height through which the block...?
*September 18, 2013 by sajal*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

1) The molecular mass of a substance was determined by the freezing point depression technique. The minimum data required for the determination are: a) delta T and Kf only b) delta T, Kf, and mass of solute c) delta T, Kf, mass of solute, and mass of solvent d) delta T, Kf, ...
*February 10, 2012 by Hannah*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

1) The molecular mass of a substance was determined by the freezing point depression technique. The minimum data required for the determination are: a) delta T and Kf only b) delta T, Kf, and mass of solute c) delta T, Kf, mass of solute, and mass of solvent d) delta T, Kf, ...
*February 11, 2012 by Hannah*

**math**

the straight L has gradient 3 and passes through the point A(-6,4). a) find an equation for L in the form y=mx+c b) straight line R has the equation in the form of -7y+x+14=0. Given that R crosses the y-axis at the point B and intersects L at the point C, find the coordinates ...
*February 24, 2012 by aminath*

**physics**

Two identical small insulating balls are suspended by separate 0.17 m threads that are attached to a common point on the ceiling. Each ball has a mass of 7.40 10-4 kg. Initially the balls are uncharged and hang straight down. They are then given identical positive charges and...
*February 27, 2014 by Jen*

**math**

i have more than one question so if u no any of the answers please tell me 1.) write the point-slope form of the equation of the line with slope -2 passing through the point ( -5, -9). 2.) write the point-slope form of an equation of the line through the points at ( -9, -9) ...
*May 17, 2010 by becca*

**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 station ...
*January 7, 2014 by Gianna*

**Physics**

Suppose now that the air carts below are both moving to the right initially. The cart to the left has a mass m1 and an initial speed v0; the cart to the right has an initial speed v0/2. If the center of mass of this system moves to the right with a speed 6/7 v0, what is the ...
*April 27, 2010 by Kelly*

**physics**

A woman has a mass of 42.9 kg. What is her weight on earth? and what is her weight on the moon, where g=1.17 m/s2
*October 26, 2010 by Jason*

**Chemistry**

Why are the properties of alloys gnerally superior to their constituent components? In most cases, not all, mixing metals forms eutectics (sometimes called eutectic mixtures). These eutectic mixtures are the combination of the elements that form the lowest melting point of the...
*November 29, 2006 by Bryan*

**math**

A=1/2h (b1 + b2) Solve for b1 A=1/2h (b1 + b2) Solve for b1 I assume this is A = (1/2)(h)(b1 + b2); i.e., the h is in the numerator and not the denominator Multiply both sides by 2. 2A = (2*1/2)h(b1 + b2). 2*1/2 on the right side is 1. 2A = h(b1 + b2) expand the right side. 2A...
*August 15, 2006 by ryan*

**Repost- Calculus; someone please help**

Please help out. Thank you. A right triangle has one leg on the x-axis. The vertex at the right end of that leg is at the point (3,0). The other vertex touches the graph os y=e^x. the entire triangle is to lie in the first quadrant. Find the maximum area of this triangle....
*February 9, 2011 by Amanda E.*

**Calculus**

The height (in feet) at time t (in seconds) of a small weight oscillating at the end of a spring is given below. h(t) = 0.2 cos(2t) (a) Calculate the weight's average velocity over the time intervals [1, 2] and [5, 7].
*January 26, 2013 by Lindy*

**chemistry**

A 10 milliliter sample of HCl pickle is titrated with 0.2 N NaOH to a phenol-phthalein end point and it is found that 6.5 milliliters are used. What is the concentration of HCl in the Pickle in grams per liter? In weight Percent?
*February 3, 2012 by bob*

**AP Calc. AB**

Create two different functions for which the left-hand limit at zero is 0 and for which the right hand limit at zero is 8
*August 31, 2014 by Jacke *

**algebra**

the body mass index is given by the formula, or model, I=700w/h(2), where w= weight and h = height in inches. Jerome is 76 inches tall. what weight will keep his body mass index between 25 and 33 Jeromes body mass index will fa;ll between 25 and 33 for the set of weights such ...
*March 28, 2010 by ron*

**physics**

A bob of mass = 0.250 is suspended from a fixed point with a massless string of length = 23.0 . You will investigate the motion in which the string traces a conical surface with half-angle = 25.0. What tangential speed must the bob have so that it moves in a horizontal circle ...
*October 3, 2010 by bryan*

**Physics**

Consider a rod plus disc system. The rod has a total length L =1.30 m, while the disc has a radius of R = L/2. The pivot is at P where the distance between P and the end of the rod is L/4. Point O is at the center of the disc, and the distance between O and P is 0.975 m. The ...
*October 19, 2014 by Misaki*

**PLEASE HELP WITH MATH**

PLEASE HELP WITH MATH ANY HELP OR ANSWER IS APPRECIATED! 1. If the hands on a round clock moved counter-clockwise, to what number would the minute hand point 20 minutes before the hour hand pointed to the 3?
*August 12, 2014 by Menepsimo*

**physics**

A small girl of weight 150N is placed on the centre of the plank. She then walks to the right and goes past trestle Q. When the plank is on the point of tipping up, where will the fulcrum be?
*October 20, 2014 by Donte*

**electricity**

to use your left hand to determine the direction of the voltage developed in a moving conductor in a stationary magnetic field, you must point your? A) thumb in the direction of the magnetic flux. B)thumb in the direction of the electromagnetic force. C)forefinger in the ...
*August 23, 2005 by angela*

**Math problem**

-A clock is divided equally into 60 units. Each unit forms an angle of 6^0.The hour hand moves 1 of these units for every 12 units that the minute hand moves. it move 2 of these units for every 24 units for the minute hand,ete.At 6 o'clock the hour hand and the minute hand are...
*February 12, 2013 by Mike*

**Physics**

A 50 kg box rests on a smooth frictionless table. Connected to the box is a light string passing through a pulley at the end of the table. Suspended on rhe other end of the string is a 20 kg box. Find a) acceleration of the system, b) the tension in the string c) the ...
*August 19, 2014 by JOSH*

**Physics**

A hiker who weighs 834N, is strolling through the woods and crosses a small horizontal bridge. The bridge is uniform, weighs 3520N, and rests on two concrete supports at each end. He stops one-fifth of the way along the bridge. What is the magnitude of the force that a ...
*November 12, 2012 by sarah*

**Physics**

Two physical pendulums (not simple pendulums) are made from meter sticks that are suspended from the ceiling at one end. The sticks are uniform and are identical in all respects, except that one is made of wood (mass=0.34 kg) and the other of metal (mass=0.63 kg) They are set ...
*November 7, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics **

The mass of an astronaut is 72kg. (a) what is his weight on earth ( taking g to be 10N/kg) ? (b) if the astronaut is on the moon's surface where the acceleration due to gravity is one-sixth on the earth , calculate (I) the mass (ii) the weight of the astronaut Thanks for ...
*June 2, 2011 by Lina*

**Math help quickly**

Use the expressions for left and right sums and the table below. right-hand sum = summation (n above and i =1 on the bottom) f(ti) * change in t = f(t1) * change in t + f(t2) * change in t + .... + f (tn) * change in t left-hand sum = summation (n above and i = 0 on the bottom...
*March 13, 2012 by Zoe*

**conseptual physics**

if you hold one end of a metal nail against a piece of ice, the end in your hand soon becomes cold. does cold flow from the ice to your and? why?
*May 3, 2011 by jessica*

**Chemistry**

The normal freezing point of cyclohexane is 6.55 C. When 0.458 g of benzophenone is dissolved in 15.0 g of cyclohexane, the freezing point is found to be 3.19 C. What is the experimental molar mass of benzophenone? (Kf cyclohexane = 20.0 C m^-1). A) 182 B) 866 C) 397 D) 191 (...
*November 9, 2012 by Ania *

**physics**

A person holds a 1.42N baseball in his hand, a distance of 34.0cm from the elbow joint, as shown in the figure . The biceps, attached at a distance of 2.75cm from the elbow, exerts an upward force of 12.6N on the forearm. Consider the forearm and hand to be a uniform rod with ...
*October 29, 2011 by B*

**physics**

A simple pendulum consists of a small object of mass 1.2 kg hanging at the end of a 2.07 m long light string that is connected to a pivot point. Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) about this pivot point when the string makes an angle of 6.59 ...
*March 26, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

A pendulum is composed of a mass m suspended from the ceiling by a massless string of length L. If the mass is pulled back so that it is raised an amount L/4 and then released, what is the tension on the string at the bottom of the swing? A.3 mg B.4 mg C.2 mg D.5/2 mg E.3/2 mg...
*May 4, 2012 by Chris*

**Calculus**

A light is suspended at a height h above the floor. The illumination at the point P is inversely proportional to the square of the distance from the point P to the light and directly proportional to the cosine of the angle θ. How far from the floor should the light be to ...
*May 1, 2009 by Dominick*

**physics**

A 15 kg mass, tied to the end of a 0.5 m long steel wire, is whirled in a vertical circle. The cross- section of the wire is 0.02 cm2. When the mass is at the bottom of the circle, its angular velocity is 2 rev s i. Find the elongation of the wire at this point.
*January 2, 2014 by badar*

**math/Check!**

a. An ellipse is formed by stretching the graph of x^2+ y^2=1 horizontally by a factor of 3 and vertically by a factor of 4. Determine the equation of the ellipse in standard form x^2/a^2+y^2/b^2=1 (x/3) ^2+ (y/4) ^2=1 x^2/9 + y^2/16 =1 so the equation is: x^2/9 + y^2/16 =1 b...
*December 4, 2006 by sam!*

**Physics**

A box of mass 1kg is placed on a table and is connected to a hanging mass m by a string strung over a pulley. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the table is .3 and the box slides at a constant speed of .5m/s what is the weight of the hanging mass? ...
*November 14, 2007 by Andrea*

**Physics Classical Mechanics**

A crane is configured as below, with the beam suspended at two points l1 and l2 by each end of a cable passing over a frictionless pulley. The two ends of the cable each make an angle θ with the beam. A counterbalance object C with mass mC is fixed at one end of the beam...
*November 26, 2013 by A*

**Physics**

1.) A tennis ball (mass = 57 grams) is held directly above a basketball (mass = 624 grams)that is held 4.7 meters off the ground. Both are dropped simultaneously. Assuming an elastic collision, how high above the ground does the tennis ball reach after bouncing? (Note that the...
*December 16, 2014 by Please Help*

**Physics**

A small sphere of mass 1 kg is attached to the end of a cord of length 1 m and rotated in a vertical circle about a fixed point O. If the speed at the uppermost point of the trajectory is 1 m/s, the sphere will have a circular trajectory (will move in a circle). Use g=9.8 m/s2.
*November 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus urgent**

For the intergral of -(x^2)/3 +6 interval [0,3] Rewrite it as a function of n using the right hand endpoint without any summation sign. can anyone help me start this problem out? I noticed somebody else had that post before, perhaps it was you. I am not sure exactly what you ...
*April 19, 2007 by jimmy*

**Urgent language arts**

1. In "Thank You, M'am," when Mrs. Jones "reached down, picked the boy up by his shirt front, and shook him until his teeth rattled," you know the tone of the story is (1 point) optimistic. happy. formal. serious. 2. Which of the following words has a positive connotation? (1 ...
*December 17, 2012 by Gabby*

**science**

A mass 'm'is atached to one of an unstreched spring,spring constant k,at time t=0 the free end of the spring experiences a constant acceleration'a',away from the mass. Using the Laplace transformations, a)Find the position 'x' of 'm' as a function of time. b)Determine the ...
*July 31, 2008 by vijaya*

**physics**

When it is 10:00, the hour hand on an analog clock is 300 degrees ahead of the minute hand. How many minutes elapse (to three significant digits) before the minute hand next points in the same direction as the hour hand?
*November 1, 2009 by Emily*

**physics**

Three very small spheres are located along a straight line in space far away from everything else. The first one (with a mass of 2.59 kg) is at a point between the other two, 10.50 cm to the right of the second one (with a mass of 5.03 kg), and 20.40 cm to the left of the ...
*December 15, 2007 by rory*

**English**

Swimming Strokes by Lee Carroll Paragraph 2: When most people think of swimming, they think of the crawl stroke. It involves flutter kicking with your legs as you pull yourself through the water with your arms while alternating your breathing from side to side. The most ...
*March 22, 2011 by katelyn*

**7th grade math ms.Sue please asap!**

1. Which set represents a Pythagorean triple? (1 point) 27, 38, 42 33, 44, 55 35, 38, 42 68, 72, 81 2. Which number completes the Pythagorean triple: 12, 16, ____? (1 point) 18 20 22 24 3. A base ball diamond is square. The distance from home plate to first base is 90 feet. In...
*October 17, 2012 by Delilah*

**PHYSICS**

A wheel in the shape of a uniform disk of radius R and mass mp is mounted on a frictionless horizontal axis. The wheel has moment of inertia about the center of mass Icm=(1/2)mpR2 . A massless cord is wrapped around the wheel and one end of the cord is attached to an object of...
*November 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Calculus 2**

Let a thing rod of length a have a density distribution function p(x)+10e^(-.1x), where x is measured in cm and p in grams per centimeter. A) if the mass of the rod is 30 g, what is the value of a? B) For the 30g rod, will the center of mass lie at its midpoint, to the left, ...
*February 23, 2015 by Jordan*

**Calculus**

Let a thing rod of length a have a density distribution function p(x)+10e^(-.1x), where x is measured in cm and p in grams per centimeter. A) if the mass of the rod is 30 g, what is the value of a? B) For the 30g rod, will the center of mass lie at its midpoint, to the left, ...
*February 24, 2015 by Lauren*

**Physics**

The mass of mars is 6.42 x 10^23 kg and its radius is 3.38 x 10^6m, What is the weight of a 70.0 kg student on this planet? I know weight equals (m)(a) but im not sure how to relate it to the information given
*August 8, 2011 by Tiaanne*

**economics**

A company is considering a plan that has different profit results under different conditions. Assuming there is a 20% chance of a boom and 10% chance of a recession, compute the expected value of their plan. Condition Result Boom $2,000,000 Profit Average $800,000 Profit ...
*November 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**economics**

A company is considering a plan that has different profit results under different conditions. Assuming there is a 20% chance of a boom and 10% chance of a recession, compute the expected value of their plan. Condition Result Boom $2,000,000 Profit Average $800,000 Profit ...
*November 15, 2010 by Suzy*

**chemistry**

25.00 mL aliquots of the solution from Part 1 are titrated with EDTA to the Eriochrome Black T end point. A blank containing a small measured amount of Mg2+ requires 2.60 mL of the EDTA to reach the end point. An aliquot to which the same amount of Mg2+ is added requires 28.55...
*April 28, 2009 by saddee*

**Physics**

A simple pendulum suspended in a rocket ship has a period To. Assume that the rocket ship is near the earth in a uniform gravitational field. Determine for each of the following statements whether it is correct or incorrect. If the length of the pendulum is doubled, the new ...
*May 4, 2011 by Joan*

**Physical Science**

Here's a question from my homework that I have no idea where to even beging with it. A European "weighs" 100 kg on Earth. a. What is his mass on Earth? b. What is his weight on Earth? c. What is his mass on the moon where the acceleration due to gravity is 1/6 that of the ...
*October 4, 2007 by Beth*

**Physics**

A cart on a surface with a coefficient of friction of 0.20 is attached to an overhanging weight with a frictionless pulley. The cart has a mass of 2.5 kg while the overhanging weight has a mass of 1.0 kg. What is the acceleration of the cart? What is the tension in the cord ...
*January 21, 2011 by Taylor*

**physics**

A 25 ft long crane supported at its lower end by a pin is elevated by a horizontal cable. A 250 lb load is suspended from the outer end of the crane. The center of gravity of the crane is 10 ft from the pin and the crane weighs 200 lb. What is the tension in the horizontal ...
*December 3, 2009 by sandhya*

**physics**

a horizontal wire is stretched between two vertical poles. when a 12.0-N weight is suspended at its center, the wire sags until the angle between its halves is 110 degrees. what are the forces exerted by each half of the wire in supporting the weight? i don't really get the ...
*November 12, 2006 by Katrina*

**physics**

A mass M = 0.464 kg moves with an initial speed v = 2.98 m/s on a level frictionless air track. The mass is initially a distance D = 0.250 m away from a spring with k = 844 N/m, which is mounted rigidly at one end of the air track. The mass compresses the spring a maximum ...
*March 24, 2012 by bob please help*

**Physics**

A massless string runs around two massless, frictionless pulleys, where one pulley is attached to the ceiling, and the other is suspended with a mass m. An object with mass m = 17 kg hangs from one pulley. A force F is exerted on the free end of the string to lift the object ...
*November 17, 2009 by Nikita*

**physics**

an amusement park ride consists of a rotating circular platform 7.4 m in diameter from which 10 kg seats are suspended at the end of 1.81 m massless chains. when the system rotates, the chains make an angle of 26.6 degree with the vertical. the acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m...
*November 21, 2010 by vanessa*

**science**

Earth titled axis affects the strength of sunlight in different places of earth's surface. If you are in an area that receiving less direct sunlight,where are you located? a) near the equator b) near the north pole c) near the south pole d) near the north or south pole
*November 11, 2013 by victoria*

**physics**

a boy of mass 'm' stands on one end of a wooden plank of length L and mass M. The plank is floating on water. If the boy walks from one end of the plank to the other end at a constant speed the resulting displacement of the plank is?
*June 25, 2010 by shoaib*

**PHYSICS**

A simple pendulum consits of a 3.0 kg point mass hanging at the end of a 2.0 long light string that is connected to a pivot point. a. Calculate the magnitude of the torque (due to the force of gravity) around this pivot point when the string makes a 5 degree angle with the ...
*January 16, 2007 by Anonymous*