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Physics
The intensity of an earthquake wave passing through the Earth is measured to be 2.5×106 J/m^2 at a distance of 48 km from the source. What was its intensity when it passed a point only 2.0 km from the source? At what rate did energy pass through an area of 3.0 m^2 at 2.0 km?
December 2, 2010 by Jake

Science
The intensity of an earthquake wave passing through the Earth is measured to be 1.5×10^6 J/m^2*s at a distance of 58km from the source. What was its intensity when it passed a point only 2.0 km from the source? At what rate did energy pass through an area of 3.0 m^2 at 2.0 km ?
January 25, 2013 by Chris

college physics
The intensity of an earthquake wave passing through the Earth is measured to be 2.5×10^6 J/m^2 at a distance of 43 km from the source. What was its intensity when it passed a point only 2.0 km from the source? AND At what rate did energy pass through an area of 4.0 m^2 at 2.0 ...
April 27, 2010 by Anonymous

earth science...help
for this question: Put the folloing words together in a few sentence to explain their meaning and relationship to one another: seismic waves, seismograms, seismoghaps, and seismologists. is this answer suitable: Seismic wave is an elastic shock wave that travels through the ...
January 13, 2009 by Anonymous

physics
Earthquakes are motions of the earth's crust. Essentially, they are big sound waves that travel through the earth. There are two types of waves. The first type is called a longitudinal or P wave, where the earth compresses in the same direction as the wave travels. The second ...
May 9, 2013 by rohit

physics
The intensity of an earthquake wave is measured to be 6 x10 ^6 J ms at a distance of 50 km from its source. Calculate the intensity when it passed the point 4 km to source ? What is the rate energy passed through an area of 6 ms^2 at 4 kW?
November 30, 2008 by Sandhya

Physics
The intensity of a particular earthquake wave is measured to be 5.0 multiplied by 106 J/m2·s at a distance of 55 km from the source. (a) What was the intensity when it passed a point only 3.0 km from the source? (b) What was the rate energy passed through an area of 7.0 m2 at ...
January 31, 2010 by Eric

physics
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves—called seismic waves—traveling through the earth. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse seismic waves. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is 7800m/s . Transverse waves, called S waves, ...
April 7, 2014 by Kate

Physics Waves
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves traveling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse seismic waves. These travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is...
April 21, 2010 by Mike

physics
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves travelling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse sismic waves, which travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
November 21, 2008 by Anonymous

Physics
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves travelling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse sismic waves, which travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
November 22, 2010 by Stella

Physics
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves travelling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse sismic waves, which travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
November 23, 2010 by Patrick

Physics
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves travelling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse sismic waves, which travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
November 23, 2010 by Mike

Physics HELP!!
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves travelling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse sismic waves, which travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
November 21, 2012 by sarah

Phsyics Waves
Earthquakes are essentially sound waves traveling through the earth. They are called seismic waves. Because the earth is solid, it can support both longitudinal and transverse seismic waves. These travel at different speeds. The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is ...
April 25, 2010 by Michael Moskvich

Earth Science
To measure the strength of an earthquake, you can use either a______scale or______scale. A)Richter B)seismograph C)mercalli intensity part:2 A)moment magnitude B)seismogram C)mercalli intensity
December 7, 2009 by george

EARTH SCIENCE- SO STUCK
How far from an earthquake epicenter is a city where the difference between the P-wave and the S-wave arrival times is 5 minutes and 00 seconds?
January 28, 2014 by andra

maths
The magnitude of an earthquake with intensity I is measured using a seismograph. The intensity I is converted into the Richter scale number using the following formula R=log10I. An earthquake in Town A was measured 3 on the Richter scale, while the earthquake in Town B ...
May 8, 2013 by hemant

earth sceince
Which of the following statements is TRUE? S-waves are able to pass through the Earth's core. Continental-continental plate convergence is reponsible for the creation of mountain ranges. Oceanic crust is on average about 60 - 100 km thick. The Richter Scale measures earthquake...
October 10, 2008 by Deborah

physics
A sound wave with intensity 37 mW/m2 interferes constructively with a sound wave that has an intensity of 18 mW/m2. What is the intensity of the superposition of the two?
April 10, 2012 by opp

Earth Science
How much more energy is released in a 5.0 magnitude earthquake than a 4.0 magnitude earthquake? I know that a tenfold increase in wave amplitude equals an increase of 1 on the scale so 1 to 2 = 10times so does that mean that 2 to 3 would be 10 more times?
February 28, 2010 by Janet

Earth Science(Please help)
How much more energy is released in a 5.0 magnitude earthquake than a 4.0 magnitude earthquake? I know that a tenfold increase in wave amplitude equals an increase of 1 on the scale so 1 to 2 = 10times so does that mean that 2 to 3 would be 10 more times?
February 28, 2010 by Janet

Math
An earthquake was recorded which was 1584893 times more powerful than a reference level zero earthquake. What is the magnitude of this earthquake on the Richter scale? Intensity on the Richter scale is log(I/Io).
December 4, 2013 by DROSP

Math (PreCalculus)
An earthquake was recorded which was 1584893 times more powerful than a reference level zero earthquake. What is the magnitude of this earthquake on the Richter scale? Intensity on the Richter scale is log(I/Io). Correct Answer is 6.268. But how to get that?
December 4, 2013 by DROSP

Physics
The speed of longitudinal waves, called P waves, is 7274.0 m/s. Transverse waves, called S waves, travel at a slower 3803.0 m/s. A seismograph records the two waves from a distant earthquake. If the S wave arrives 4.47 min after the P wave, how far away was the earthquake?
November 23, 2010 by Pete

Earth Science
Where a major earthquake has happened in the past, but not in a while, is called a seismic? a)gap b)wave c)fault d)scale
December 7, 2009 by george

Calculus
Determine the equation of the line described by the given information. a) slope -2/3, passing through (0,6) b) passing through points (2,7) and (6,11) c) parallel to y=4x-6 passing through point (2,6)
February 8, 2012 by Jake

d
Calculus help!!Suppose an earthquake is measured with a magnitude of 6 on the Richter scale with an error of at most 2%. Use differentials to find the error in the intensity of the earthquake
November 7, 2012 by Anonymous

science
how does a magnitude-8.0 earthquake could be classified as a low-intensity earthquake? LAST SCIENCE QUESTION!
April 1, 2009 by Sara

physics
please help with either or both 1. a charge of 10C is passing in 2 second through a cross sectional area of a conductor. calculate the intensity of magnetic field at a distance of 10 cm from the conductor. 2. An amount of 3X10^20 electrons is passing in a conductor in 2 ms. ...
April 22, 2009 by jaden

College Physics
A radio station with a power of 20 kW sends out an omnidirectional wave at 1.25 MHz. a. If the electromagnetic wave has an electric field of 0.22 V/m, what is the magnetic field amplitude? b. What is the intensity of the wave at 5 km? c. What is the wavelength of the ...
April 4, 2012 by charlie

Math - Proportion
The acoustic intensity, I, of a sound wave is proportional to the square of the pressure amplitude, P, and inversely proportional to the velocity, v, of the wave. a) what is the proportionality relationship? b) what happens to the intensity if both the pressure and velocity ...
May 13, 2014 by Kiirsty

Calculus
Determine the equations of the following lines: (a) having slope ˇ1 and passing through (0; 2) (b) parallel to y=2x-1 and passing through (ˇ2; 0) (c) passing through (1; 0) and (ˇ1; 3) (d) with x-intercept 6 and y-intercept 3.
September 14, 2010 by Preston

UNIVERSITY
a sound wave has a beta that is 10 dB, calculate the intensity of the sound wave in units of international standards and the amplitude of the pressure wave
May 4, 2014 by rosa

Meteorology/ Natural Hazards
Determine the epicenter of an earthquake from the seismographic data below: Time of wave arrival p wave s wave San Francisco 13:03:21 13:06:04 Dallas 12:04:34 12:05:59 New York City 12:24:54 12:29:50 P wave Speed 5.5 km/sec S wave Speed 3.5 km/sec where Z is time Zulu (GMT). -...
August 28, 2013 by Nicole

Applied maths
2. When light passes through a transparent medium, its intensity I at a depth d can be modelled using the equation where I0 is the initial intensity, and k is a constant. If the intensity of sunlight is reduced to 54% of its original value after penetrating through a depth of...
February 13, 2013 by DAVID

Physics waves- check answers please
1. If a bat emits 10 sounds in 5 seconds, what is the frequency of the bat's vocal outbursts (rounded to first decimal place) My answer: 2.0 Hz 2.If one crest has a 3 cm amplitude and interacts with another pulse to produce a crest 8 cm high this demonstration" a) constructive...
April 20, 2014 by Liz

Physics: Earthquakes
I'm studying for an upcoming exam and I came across this problem: 10 seconds separate the P- and S-wave arrival times of an earthquake which shakes you 1m. How far away is the earthquake epicenter and what is the magnitude? I'm stuck and would really appreciate the help! Thanks!
April 28, 2014 by Student

Math - Logorithms
The intensity, I, of light, in lumens, passing through the glass of a pair of sunglasses if given by the equation I(x) = I^o(0.8)^x, where x is the thickness of the glass, in millimeters, and I^o is the intensity of light entering the glasses. How thick should the glass be so ...
June 10, 2012 by Labz

math
after passing therough a material t centimeters thick, the intensity I(t) of a light beam is given by I(t) =(4^-ct)Io, where Io is the initial intensity and c is a constant called the absorption factor. Ocean water absorbs light with an absorption factor of c= .0101. at what ...
February 24, 2012 by Suzie

physics
An electromagnetic wave in a vacuum has a magnetic field with a magnitude of 1.7 x 10^-6 T. What is the intensity S of the wave?
March 26, 2012 by Sarah

Physics
The intensity of sunlight at the the top of the Earth's atmosphere is about 1350 W/m2. (The intensity at the surface of the Earth is somewhat smaller due to absorption and reflection by the atmosphere.) What is the total power emitted by the Sun?
July 31, 2012 by Sierra

geology
a ____ wave is an elastic rebound wave that travels outward in all directions from the point of an earthquake? I'm debating between, seismic, body and surface which one is correct? Thanks
August 7, 2011 by Anonymous

physics
Sound is passing perpendicularly through an open window whose dimensions are 1.1 m  0.75 m. The sound intensity level is 95 dB above the threshold of hearing. How much sound energy comes through the window in one hour?
January 13, 2013 by not sure

Algebra 2
PLEASE HELP-DUE APRIL 5TH, 2011!!!! EARTHQUAKES an earthquake rated at 3.5 on the Richter scale is felt by many people, and an earthquake rated at 4.5 may cause local damage. The Richter scale magnitude reading m is given by m = log (base 10) x, where x represents the ...
March 27, 2011 by Lindsey

physics - sound level
The source of a sound wave has a power of 2.50 µW. Assume it is a point source. (a) What is the intensity 6.70 m away? I used I = Power / 4*pi*r^2 and found I to be 4.43x10^-9 W/m^2 (b) What is the sound level at that distance? Sound level = 10 dB*log [(Intensity)/(Intensity ...
April 21, 2007 by COFFEE

science
To locate the epicenter of an earthquake a seismologists must determine all of the following except ? a) the difference between arrival time of P and S waves b) seismographic locations data from the seismograph locations c) the distance from the epicenter to at least three ...
February 18, 2014 by victoria

Physics
The average intensity of sunlight at earth's surface is approximately 1400 W/m^2 , if the Sun is directly overhead. The average distance between the earth and the sun is 1.50E11 m. What is the average power emitted by the Sun? Ok so intensity is power over area. so power is ...
November 15, 2011 by Raquel

Science
1. Compare the two light waves above. Which wave would produce the brightest light and which wave would have the least energy? (1 point) a. wave A; wave A b. wave A; wave B c. wave B; wave A d. wave B; wave B Is it C?
March 5, 2014 by Ashley

Science
Luis wanted to create a clay model of earth and the sun. To show how Earth rotates, Luis wants to use a toothpick to represent Earth's axis of rotation. Where should Luis place the toothpick? A. Horizontally through Earth in the direction Earth is traveling B. Vertically ...
November 20, 2013 by Anna

science
explain how an magnitude of 8.0 earthquake could be classified as a low intensity
February 13, 2011 by Anonymous

math
An earthquake has a magnitude of 6.7 on the Richter Scale.Find the intensity.
December 3, 2011 by Earthquakes

Science
If the energy carried by a sound wave is multiplied by a thousand, by what factor does the intensity of the sound wave increase?
January 13, 2009 by Lili

physic
How long will a radio wave, with a wave length of 200 m takes to travel to and for the moon from the earth? (Distance of moon from earth = 3.9 x 108 m)
March 27, 2011 by yumina

Physics
Name three ways in which you can reduce the distortion due to diffraction of a wave passing through an aperture. -large aperture -small wavelengths What's the last one?
March 2, 2010 by sh

Physics
a) A microphone has an area of 5cm^2. It recieves during a 4.0 s time period a sound energy of 2.0*10^-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? b) using intensity from a) what is the variation in pressure in the sound wave, delta P ? Use T=293 K and density of air=1.2kg/m^3
February 21, 2010 by Dean

college easy physics
Help me out with 2 multiple questions!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ASAP please What is flux in general? 1. A flow of energy, so heat is an example of flux. 2. Flowing matter such as a river or an air current. 3. Flowing energy or flowing matter. 4. An amount of energy or matter passing ...
October 10, 2011 by ice cream

Alegbra
11. What, to the nearest tenth, will an earthquake measure on the Richter scale if it has an intensity of I = 43, 512,000 I 0?
August 1, 2010 by Jessica

physics
The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.90 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.20 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through the window during a ...
March 26, 2012 by sarah

physics
The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.90 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.20 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through the window during a ...
March 27, 2012 by jay

Physics
The electromagnetic wave that delivers a cellular phone call to a car has a magnetic field with an rms value of 1.7 × 10-10 T. The wave passes perpendicularly through an open window, the area of which is 0.23 m2. How much energy does this wave carry through the window during a...
March 26, 2013 by Anonymous

Pre-Calculus
What is the equation of the line passing through (4, 2) and perpendicular to the line passing through the points (9,7) and (11,4)? Here's what I did: (7-4)/(9-11) = -3/2 y-2= (-2/3)(x-4) y-2=(-2x/3) + (8/3) y = (-2x/3) + 14/3 but the answer key says that it's y=(2x/3) - (2/3) ...
November 19, 2013 by Ann

Science
Which type of seismic wave causes rock particles to move in the same direction as the wave movement? a. P-wave b. S-wave c. tension wave d. shear wave
March 10, 2009 by Angie

Physics
1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the speed of sound is 343 ...
November 22, 2010 by Bala

Physics
1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the speed of sound is 343 ...
November 22, 2010 by Bala

Physics
1) A microphone has an area of 6.7 cm2. It receives during a 4.62 s time period a sound energy of 2.5x10-11 J. What is the intensity of the sound? 2) Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the speed of sound is 343...
November 22, 2010 by Bala

scientist
In 1976 a powerful earthquake hit the city of Tangshan, China. Scientists had failed to predict the earthquake. If people had paid attention to the unusual animal behavior that preceded the earthquake, however, they would have known it was coming. Animals can often sense an ...
September 4, 2009 by Anonymous

physics
A skipper on a boat notices wave crests passing his anchor chain every 9 s. He estimates the distance between wave crests to be 15 m. He also correctly estimates the speed of the waves. What is this speed? Wavelenght* frequency= wave speed remember that frequency here is 1wave...
November 5, 2006 by Barry

physics
Earthquakes produce several types of shock waves. The most well-known are the P-waves (P for primary or pressure) and the S-waves (S for secondary or shear). In the earth's crust, the P-waves travel at around 6.5 km/s while the S-waves move at about 3.5 km/s. The actual speeds...
June 30, 2011 by mikeM

physics
The angle between the polarizer transmission axis and the plane of polarization of the incoming light is 30 +/- 2 deg. If the incident light intensity Io is 100 W/cm2 what would be the intensity I after the light is transmitted through the polarizer? What would be the percent ...
January 27, 2012 by Melissa

Physics
Your stereo is set to a sound intensity level (SIL) of 60 dB. I'd like to know what this means in terms of energy flow: what is the intensity of the sound wave this produces? Compute your answer in W/m2, but do not enter units. So in my problem it would be 1,000,000 OR 10 to ...
March 3, 2011 by Student in Need

College
If the line passing through point (a,1) and (8,7) is parallel to the line passing through the points (4,9) and (a+2,1) what is the value of a?
June 12, 2012 by Justin

Physical Science
1.Nico uses wire to connect a battery, light bulb, and a switch, but the light bulb doesn't light up. What might explain this problem? A.The circuit is closed B.The wires are bent C.The battery has too much power D.The switch is open. B? 2.What type of wave doesn't require a ...
May 22, 2009 by mysterychicken

physics
An industrial laser is used to burn a hole through a piece of metal. The average intensity of the light is S = 1.13 109 W/m2. What is the rms value of each of the following fields in the electromagnetic wave emitted by the laser? (a) electric field (b) magnetic field
April 5, 2014 by Anonymous

science
two waves are traveling through the a container ofnitrogen . the amplitude of the first wave is .3 cm and the amplitude of the second wave is .9 cm. what is true about the two waves? a. the energy of the first wave is less than the second wave. b. the energy of the first wave ...
March 16, 2013 by mary

physics ..PLEASE HELP ASSIGN DUE SOON :(
A microphone has an area of 3.0cm^2. It receives during a 6.00s time period a sound energy of 1.0x10-11J. What is the intensity of the sound? b). Using the intensity in the previous question, what is the variation of pressure in the sound wave if the speed of sound is 343m/s ...
November 24, 2012 by sarah

adult education
Math If the line passing through the points (1,a) and (4,-2)is parallel to the line passing through the points (2,8) and (-7,a + 4), What is the value of a ? Please help, I don't understand how to set this one up.
May 26, 2009 by Vanessa

math
Earthquakes produce several types of shock waves. The most well-known are the P-waves (P for primary or pressure) and the S-waves (S for secondary or shear). In the earth's crust, the P-waves travel at around 6.5 km/s while the S-waves move at about 3.5 km/s. The actual speeds...
June 30, 2011 by mikeM

Please help check physical science!
Please help check my answers I really want to make a 100%! 1. A mechanical wave moves through a medium, which can be (1 point) A. a liquid. B. a solid. C. a gas. D. all of the above <-- This one 2. Which type of kind of wave causes the medium to vibrate only in a direction ...
March 6, 2013 by Matthew

Algebra
Find the equation of the line passing through (-5, -4) and parallel to the line passing through (-3,2) and (6,8)
November 9, 2009 by Pat

physics
A wave on a string has a wave function given by y(x, t) = (0.0210 m)sin[(6.91 m^−1)x + (2.38 s^−1)t . (a) What is the amplitude of the wave? (b) What is the period of the wave? (c) What is the wavelength of the wave? (d) What is the speed of the wave?
July 19, 2012 by lanre

physics??
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 x 106 m, determine the centripetal acceleration of a person situated (a) at ...
February 14, 2011 by Gina

physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 x 106 m, determine the centripetal acceleration of a person situated (a) at ...
February 23, 2011 by heather

math
can someone help me write the equation of the line 1. parallel to the line x=5 passing through (4,2) 2. perpendicular to the line x=8 passing through (3,4)
September 17, 2008 by kelli

earth science please help ....
How would the seperation between the p wave and s wave arrival at Savannah, GA compare to the data from the seismograph recorded in chicago, Il. the recorded for the chicago is: CHicago: P wave arrival time: 08:57:45 pm s wave arrival time: 09:02:05 pm difference in arrival ...
January 19, 2009 by Anonymous

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated...
March 3, 2008 by Zach

physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 x 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person ...
July 1, 2013 by brandan

Physics circular motion
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 x 106 m, determine the centripetal acceleration of a person situated (a) at ...
February 15, 2011 by Gina

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated ...
November 6, 2012 by Don

Physics
The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed and centripetal acceleration of a person situated ...
November 6, 2012 by Don

math30
The 1933 earthquake in Japan registered 8.9 on the Richter scale. a.The 1985 earthquake in Peru registered 7.7 on the Richter scale. How many more times intense was the earthquake in Japan? Round your answer to one decimal place. b. What would the Richter scale reading be of ...
July 11, 2012 by alejandro

general science
2 waves are traveling through a container of nitrogen gas. Amplitude of the first wave is 0.3 cm, and the second 0.9 cm. What is true about the two waves? a. the energy of thee first wave is less than the second b. energy of the first wave is greater c. speed of the first wave...
February 26, 2010 by Mike

sicence
Where a major earthquake has happened in the past, but not in a while, is called a seismic a)gap b)wave C)fault d)scale
December 1, 2009 by george

Advanced Functions - Grade 12
Radiation from the sun keeps us alive, but with the thinning of the ozone layer, it is important to limit exposure. Most of us know that the sun is far more intense at the equator than at the poles. The relationship between the intensity of radiation with respect to the ...
July 20, 2010 by Nish

Physics HELP!!
a). What is the wavelengh of a 2.54MHz ultrasound wave travelling through aluminum?(the speed of sound in aluminum is 6420 m/s) b). What frequency of electromagnetic wave would have the same wavelength as the ultrasound wave above?
November 21, 2012 by joane

physics
1) Sound propagating through air at 30 degree Celsius passes through a vertical cold front into air that is 40 degree Celsius. If the sound has a frequency of 2400 Hz, by what percentage does its wavelength change in crossing the boundary? (2) What is the intensity of a sound ...
November 9, 2008 by Sandhya

maths
Determine the acute angle between the line passing through the points A(-2;1/5) and B(0;1) and the line passing through the points C(1;0) and D(-2;6)
August 6, 2013 by Sarah

math
What is the magnitude on the Richter Scale of an earthquake measuring 3.7 x 10^5 i(sub 0)? How many times more intense is a Richter 5 earthquake than a Richter 2.5 earthquake?
November 12, 2011 by Nabil

Physics
A capacitor of capacitance C= 10mF, is charged using a battery of potential V, through a resistor of resistance R = 250 ohms. the charge of the capacitor is given by Q(t)=CV[1− e ^ (−t/RC)] Find an expression for the current passing through the resistor as a ...
March 21, 2010 by drwales

Physical Science
I need help with a few of these questions: 1.Which of the following waves are mechanical waves? A.light waves B.microwaves C.radio waves D.sound waves I think it's D? 2.Which gives the frequency of the wave in terms of its peaks? A.the height of the tallest peaks B.the number ...
May 8, 2009 by mysterychicken

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