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May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015

Number of results: 4,166

**astronomy**

If we represent the sun as volleyball (diameter =65cm)how far away would be find earth in this model? Note the suns actual diameter is 1.4x10^9 meters.
*January 16, 2013 by kristy*

**physics**

The diameters of Earth and the Sun are approximately 1.3 107 m and 1.4 109 m respectively, and the average Sun-Earth distance is 1.5 1011 m. Consider a scale model of the solar system, where Earth is represented by a peppercorn 2.3 mm in diameter. Calculate the diameter of ...
*January 28, 2009 by kj*

**AP Calculus BC**

A cylindrical tank is constructed to have a diameter of 5 meters and a height of 20 meters. Find the error in the volume if: (a) the diameter is exact but the height is 20.1 meters (b) the height is exact, but the diameter is 5.1 meters.
*April 14, 2010 by J'vonte*

**Algebra II**

The resistance of a wire is inversely proportional to the square of its diameter. If an AWG (American wire gauge) size 12 conductor (0.0808-in. diameter) has a resistance of 14.8, what will be the resistance of an AWG size 10 conductor (0.1019-in. diameter) of the same length ...
*November 21, 2011 by Arielle*

**diameter**

if the sum of the diameters of two circles is 28 inches one circle has a diameter that is 8 inches longer than the diameter of the other what are the diameters of the two circles
*January 24, 2011 by seth*

**stats**

Particles are a major component of air pollution in many areas. It is of interest to study the sizes of contaminating particles. Let X represent the diameter, in micrometers, of a randomly chosen particle. Assume that in a certain area, the probability density function of X is...
*February 3, 2011 by Lucy*

**geometry**

Gasoline Containers Mark Russo has two right cylindrical containers for storing gasoline. One has a diameter of 10 in. and a height of 12 in. The other has a diameter of 12 in. and a height of 10 in. a. Which container holds the greater amount of gasoline, the taller one...
*April 20, 2011 by Nette*

**Physics**

Look up or derive the frequencies of the standing waves of a length of wire, L, clamped at the ends and under tension. What are the similarities and differences between a vibrating string and a resonating pipe? Does the diameter of the wire matter? Does the diameter of the ...
*February 8, 2007 by Krys*

**Rational Expressions Algebra**

Electronics The electrical resistance (r) of a cable varies directly (y=kx) as its length (l) and inversely (y= k/x) as the square of its diaeter (d). If a cable 16,000 ft long and 1/4 in. in diameter has a resistance of 3.2 ohms, what is the resistance of a cable that is ...
*July 21, 2007 by Tammy*

**Statics**

A log of diameter D is available to be used as a beam carrying a uniformly distributed load of 400#/ft over a length of 32 feet. Determine the required diameter D necessary if Fb=1,200psi and Fv=100psi.
*December 7, 2011 by Jon*

**Physics**

The higher the energy level occupied by an electron in the hydrogen atom, the larger the atom. The diameter of the atom is proportional to n^2, where n=1 labels the lowest or "ground" state, n=3 is the thrid state, and so on. If the atom's diameter is 1 x 10^(-10)m in its ...
*November 16, 2009 by Lauren *

**physics**

The higher the energy level occupied by an electron in the hydrogen atom, the larger the atom. The diameter of the atom is proportional to n2, where n=1 labels the lowest, or “ground” state, n=3 is the third state, and so on. If the atom’s diameter is 1x10-10m in its lowest ...
*November 6, 2007 by Will*

**Physics**

The higher the energy level occupied by an electron in the hydrogen atom, the larger the atom. The diameter of the atom is proportional to n2, where n=1 labels the lowest or “ground” state, n=3 is the third state, and so on. If the atom’s diameter is 1x10-10m in its lowest ...
*July 1, 2010 by Richard*

**math**

how do you work out a radius and diameter dont know at all there is a circle with the number 5mm and they want me to tell them what the radius is and the diameter
*January 25, 2011 by t.c*

**Math**

How much more crust does a large pizza with a diameter of 12 inches have than a small pizza with an 8-inch diameter?
*March 6, 2012 by Jon*

**Math**

A bicycle has a 100 cm diameter wheel. If you ride on and around a circle with a 10 km diameter 12 times, how many revolutions does the wheel make?
*December 6, 2013 by Xian*

**Physics**

A piston, A, has a diameter of .87 cm. A second piston, B, has a diameter of 5.6 cm. Determine the Force "F" necessary to support the 850 N weight in the absence of friction.
*March 2, 2011 by Cassie*

**Math**

Find the volume of the cylinder. The formula for the volume is V=Pr^2h but it give a diameter. Does this mean first I divided the diameter by 2?
*November 9, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Janet has a circular garden in her front yard with a diameter of 8 feet. How does the diameter d compare to the circumference C of the garden? F) D = 1/3C G) D = 1/2C H) D = 2C I) D = 3C
*March 8, 2012 by Maria*

**astonomy**

If 100 asteriods, each of diameter of 100 km, were combined into a single object, approximately what would its diameter be?
*March 11, 2012 by Andrea*

**Math**

Janet has a circular garden in her front yard with a diameter of 8 feet. How does the diameter d compare to the circumference C of the garden? f) d = 1/3C g) d = 1/2C h) d = 2C i) d = 3C
*March 28, 2012 by Mickaela HELP ME PLEASEEEE*

**physics**

two copper wires A and B are of the same length. If the diameter of A is 3 mm and its resistance is 3 ohms, what is the diameter of B if its resistance is 0.08 ohm ?
*May 19, 2014 by yhojsgarcia*

**physics**

The moon's diameter is 3.48 106 m, and its mean distance from the earth is 3.85 108 m. The moon is being photographed by a camera whose lens has a focal length of 48.5 mm. (a) Find the diameter of the moon's image on the slide film. (b) When the slide is projected onto a ...
*April 17, 2014 by Anonymous *

**Science**

Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same rate.
*March 8, 2012 by Samantha*

**Science**

Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A. a log, two feet in diameter B. two logs, each one foot in diameter C. a pile of small splinters made from a two-foot diameter log D. Both logs and the splinters will burn at the same rate.
*March 12, 2012 by Samantha*

**math**

A cross section of a hollow circular pipe shows that its inner diameter is 2 1/10 inches and that the pipe is 3/5 inch thick. What is its outside diameter?
*March 23, 2011 by JUNIOR C*

**math**

a cross section of a hollow circular pipe shows that its inner diameter is 2 1/10inches and that the pipe is 3/5inch thick. what is the outside diameter
*April 18, 2011 by rachel*

**Statics**

An aluminum wire has a diameter of d in. Determine the minimum diameter D of the coil in which the wire can be wound without exceeding a bending stress of 30,000psi
*April 23, 2012 by Mary*

**calculus**

if a snowball melts so that its surface area decreases at a rate f 1cm^2/min, find the rate at which the diameter decrease when the diameter is 10cm?
*October 25, 2013 by Briasn-Ismael vargas*

**physics**

A tennis ball has a mass of 58 g and a diameter of 8 cm. Find the moment of inertia about its diameter. Assume that the ball is a thin spherical shell.
*January 22, 2015 by Johnathan*

**hydraulic**

a cylinder has a 3" diameter and a 1-7/8" diameter rod with 800psi. what is the force output of the cylinder extending and retracting
*December 7, 2012 by john R.*

**Math**

Juan says the diameter of circle with a radius of 8 inches is 4 inches. What is his error? What is the correct diameter?
*January 16, 2013 by Ryan*

**math**

A garden hose has an outside diameter of 1 1/4 inches. Its inside diameter is 1 inch. How thick is the hose?
*May 29, 2013 by agoda*

**Physics**

A hypothesis says the upper limit in frequency a human ear can hear can be determined by the diameter of the eardrum, which should have approximately the same diameter as the wavelength at the upper limit. Using the hypothesis what would be the radius of the eardrumfor a ...
*February 21, 2010 by Maddy*

**physics**

The higher the energy level occupied by an electron in the hydrogen atom, the larger the atom. The diameter of the atom is proportional to n2, where n = 1 labels the lowest, or "ground" state, n = 2 is the second state, n = 3 is the third state, and so on. If the atom's ...
*August 4, 2011 by stacy*

**physics**

A spherical steel ball bearing has a diameter of 2.540 cm at 23°C. (a) What is the diameter when its temperature is raised to 106°C? (b) What temperature change is required to increase its volume by 0.8%?
*November 30, 2009 by Kim*

**physics**

A piston, A, as shown below, has a diameter of 0.54 cm. A second piston, B has a diameter of 3.8 cm. Determine the force, F, necessary to support the 500.0 N weight in the absence of friction.
*February 17, 2011 by Nataliya*

**math**

a drinking glass 5 inches tall has a 2.5 inch diameter base. its sides slope upward at a 4 degree angle. what is the diameter of the top of the glass?
*February 3, 2014 by john*

**Precalculus**

A drinking glass 5 inches tall has a 2.5 inch diameter base. Its sides slope outward at a 4 degree angle. What is the diameter of the top of the glass?
*February 9, 2014 by eliguti*

**Calculus 1**

A spherical snowball melts in such a way that its surface area decreases at a rate of 1 cm2/min. Find the rate at which its diameter is decreasing when the diameter is 10 cm
*July 3, 2014 by Celia*

**MATH**

I NEED HELP WITH FINDING THE FORMULA FOR PROBLEMS DEALING WITH RADIUS AND DIAMETER. The radius is 12 in and the diameter is 4 in.
*June 5, 2011 by kayla*

**geometry**

The sum of the diameter of 2 circles is 28". Once circle has a diameter that is 8" longer. What are the diameters of each circle?
*June 2, 2014 by cyn*

**Torque and shear stress**

A solid shaft of 65mm outside diameter and a hollow shaft of 85mm outside diameter are connected by 6 bolts with the mean pitch of thread being 155mm. The shear stress due to the torque on the shafts is equal to the shear stress on the bolts. a) Find the diameter of the bolts...
*March 22, 2009 by Henri*

**physics**

1.An elastic cord is 5.0m long and 1.0cm in diameter and acts as a spring with spring constant 70 N/m, what is the young's modulus for this material? 2.A heavy uniform beam of mass 8000 kg and length 2.0m is suspended at one end by a nylon rope of diameter 2.5 cm and at the ...
*March 15, 2010 by Sandhya*

**astronomy**

The great galaxy in Andromeda has an angular diameter along its long axis of about 5 degree. Its distance is about 2.2 millons light years. What is its linear diameter.
*March 27, 2010 by b*

**Astronomy**

The great galaxy in Andromeda has an angular diameter along its long axis of about 5 degree. Its distance is about 2.2 million light years. What is its linear diameter?
*March 29, 2010 by BB*

**physic**

Hi! help me please, Thank you. A spherical steel ball bearing has a diameter of 2.540 cm at 23°C. (a) What is the diameter when its temperature is raised to 94°C? cm (b) What temperature change is required to increase its volume by 0.9%? I only need help on part b.Thank
*December 1, 2009 by Chan*

**Physics**

A hollow spherical iron shell floats almost completely when submerged in water. The outer diameter is 50.0cm, and the density of iron is 7.87g/cm^3. Find the inner diameter.
*July 10, 2013 by Hui*

**Geo**

A plane P cuts O in a circle that has diameter 20. If the diameter of the sphere is 30, how far is the plane from O?
*March 2, 2011 by Anonymous*

**college Algebra**

Diameter of a circle.If the diameter of a circle is 1.3x10^-12 meters,then what is it's radius?
*July 1, 2010 by Lisa*

**Math**

The volume of a cylinder is 1256 meters. The height is 13 meters. Diameter is x. What is the diameter?
*February 27, 2011 by MathLover*

**physics**

A bicycle has wheels 67.3 cm in diameter and pedal cranks 17.5 cm long. The cyclist pedals at a steady cadence of 76.0 rev/min. The chain engages with a front sprocket 15.2 cm in diameter and a rear sprocket 7.00 cm in diameter. Calculate: a) the speed of a link of the chain ...
*November 4, 2008 by Mischa*

**math**

a model of a solid structure in the shape of frustum of a cone with hemispherical top. The diameter of the hemispherical part is 70 cm and is equal to the diameter of the top of the frustum. The frustum has a base diameter of 28 cm and slant height of 60 cm.) (a) The area of ...
*March 13, 2015 by kudu*

**another EM**

Magnetic resonance imaging needs a magnetic field strength of 1.5 T. The solenoid is 1.8 m long and 75 cm in diameter. It is tightly wound with a single layer of 2.50-mm-diameter superconducting wire. What size current is needed? Thanks in advance
*March 31, 2008 by Spencer*

**algebra**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.81 inch
*March 8, 2012 by mj*

**Statistics**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.7 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.71 inch?
*June 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.7 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.71 inch?
*June 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.6 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.61 inch?
*March 4, 2014 by lorine*

**calc**

a pie dish has base diameter 8 inches and top diameter 10 inches and height 2 inches. what is the volume of the disk? do I do it so cross sections are squares? help!! Thanks!
*April 3, 2008 by laura*

**Physics**

Can someone help me with this, i have started it but cant get it to work out. The higher the energy level occupied by an electron in the hydrogen atom, the larger the atom. The diameter of the atom is proportional to n2, where n=1 labels the lowest, or “ground” state, n=3 is ...
*November 10, 2007 by Aaron*

**math**

how do you find the diameter of a circle if you don't have the radius? the circumference is 628 cm. Divide the circumference by pi, which is 3.14 (approximately). That will give you the diameter. Circumference = pi * D
*February 15, 2007 by prince*

**physics**

A coin 1.9 cm in diameter is held 40 cm from a concave spherical mirror of 30 cm radius of curvature. Locate the image of the coin Then what is the diameter of coin?
*November 10, 2011 by TP*

**Physics**

A liquid of density 1.23 × 103 kg/m3 flows steadily through a pipe of varying diameter and height. At location 1 along the pipe the flow speed is 9.23 m/s and the pipe diameter is 1.07 × 101 cm. At location 2 the pipe diameter is 1.71 × 101 cm. At location 1 the pipe is 9.37 m...
*November 14, 2013 by Ashley*

**Science**

Give two advantages that a telescope lens or mirror of large diameter has over one of small diameter More light gathering ability Because of this, will give higher resolution at increased power
*February 1, 2007 by Don*

**Math**

If the diameter of a monster truck tire is 3.5 m and it makes one rotation every 5 seconds, how far does the tire roll in 1 minute? Diameter 3.5 radius: 3.5/2 = 1.75 12(2pi x 1.75) =131.9 m the book states that its 263.89 m? What did I do wrong?
*January 19, 2012 by jake*

**Math**

the ratio of circumference of a circle to its diameter is 22:7. what is the circumference of a curcle of the diameter 15.6m?
*April 15, 2013 by Silvanus*

**Math**

the diameter of the pizza was 14 inches. What was the ratio of the radius to the diameter of the pizza?
*December 3, 2013 by Sandy*

**physics **

What is the pressure change in water going from a 3.0- cm-diameter pipe to a 1.8- cm-diameter pipe if the velocity in the smaller pipe is 3.0 m/s? Im using the equation pv2^2(A2^2-A1^2)/2A1^2 and get (1000)(3)^2(1.8^2-3^20/(2(3)^2) and get -2880 Pa but I'm getting wrong? Thanks
*November 30, 2009 by Andy *

**science/maps**

Earths diameter is about 13,000 Kilometers. If a globe has a diameter of 0.5 meter, write the globe's scale as a ratio. What distance on Earth would 1 centimeter on the globe represent?
*February 20, 2011 by linda*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.83 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*August 30, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.83 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*August 24, 2011 by Lee Ann*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.82 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*August 24, 2011 by apryl*

**alegbra**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.82 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*August 27, 2011 by apryl*

**algebra**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.81 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*February 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.81 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*June 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Geometry**

I don't know how to draw or do this. A plane 5 cm from the center of a sphere intersects the sphere in a circle with diameter of 24 cm. Find the diameter of the sphere.
*March 27, 2008 by Anna*

**math**

A cylinder has a diameter of 80 cm and a length of 45 cm. Another cylinder has the same volume but is 80cm long. What is the diameter of the longer cylinder?
*February 21, 2011 by priya*

**physics EM repost**

Magnetic resonance imaging needs a magnetic field strength of 1.5 T. The solenoid is 1.8 m long and 75 cm in diameter. It is tightly wound with a single layer of 2.50-mm-diameter superconducting wire. What size current is needed? Thanks in advance
*March 31, 2008 by Spencer*

**math**

A cylindrical ring of thickness 3.5mm.Each ring has internal diameter 14 mm and external diameter 16 mm.Taking pie=3.14 calculate the volume of maetla in single link chain,writing your answer correc to 3 significant figs.
*April 14, 2008 by sascha*

**Math**

Thank you Ms. Sue. Sorry I didn't tell you we're just learning that pi=3 for now. It made everything complicated for you to check if my answers were correct. :P But what is this formula usually used for?Diameter=Circumference/π? Is it used to find the diameter of something?
*March 6, 2013 by Jerald*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.815 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.)
*August 28, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.01 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.815 inch? (Give the answer to four decimal places.) 1 0
*August 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The resistance(r)of a wire varies directly as the length(L)of the wire and inversely as the square of the diameter(d). If the resistance is 9ohms in 50ft of wire that has a diameter of 0.05in, find the resistance in 50ft of a similar wire that has a diameter of 0.02in. ...
*September 22, 2006 by Amber*

**Biology**

You are observing a slide of green cells under the 4X objective. Each cell covers roughly 1/8th of the width of your field of view. How large of a diameter do these cells have? The equation I found is: Size of cell= field diameter/ # of cells that fit across field So the ...
*June 20, 2011 by Kay*

**STAT**

The inside diameter of a manufactured cylinder is believed to follow a normal distribution centered at 5.00 inches with standard deviation of .03 inches. The diameter of the cylinder must be within 4.95 inches (the lower specification limit) and 5.07 inches (the upper ...
*May 1, 2012 by Michelle*

**physics**

With a magnetic field perpendicular to a single 13.2 cm diameter circular loop of copper wire decreases uniformly from .670 T to zero. If the wire is 2.25 mm in diameter how much charge moves past a point in the coil during this operation?
*April 28, 2014 by jon*

**Physics**

A 0.8 m diameter tank is filled with water to a depth of 2.2 m and is open to the atmosphere at the top. The water drains through a 1.0 cm diameter pipe at the bottom; that pipe then joins a 1.5 cm diameter pipe open to the atmosphere, as shown in Fig. 18-53. |0.8 m...
*December 4, 2012 by Drake*

**math**

The diameter of a pipe is normally distributed with a mean of 0.4 inches and a variance of 0.0004. What is the probability that the diameter of a randomly selected pipe will exceed 0.44 inches?
*November 15, 2008 by missy*

**math**

The diameter of a pipe is normally distributed with a mean of 0.4 inches and a variance of 0.0004. What is the probability that the diameter of a randomly selected pipe will exceed 0.44 inches?
*November 15, 2008 by missy*

**math**

a map of the moon has a scale of 1cm:25km. On this map the diameter of the Copernicus crater is about 3.7 cm. To the nearest kilometer, what is the actual diameter of the crater?
*February 8, 2012 by sabrina*

**physics**

A jeweler inspects a watch with a diameter of 3.6 cm by placing it 8.0 cm in front of a concave mirror of 12.6 cm focal length. (a) Where will the image of the watch appear? (b) What will be the diameter of the image?
*May 2, 2013 by Anonymous*

**arithmetic**

if the internal diameter of a cylindrical iron piep is 2.8 cm . If the pipe is melted uniformly by 1 mm then it formed a cylindrical rod ,find the diameter of the new rod?
*November 5, 2014 by Anonymous*

**science**

mountain bike wheel has diameter of 40 inches , in how many turns will the bike be able to cover 1 km? note : circumference of circle = pi ((radius)^2) radius = diameter/2
*February 27, 2015 by doa'a*

**math**

earth diameter is 13000 kilometers, globe diameter of0.5 meter, what is the globes scale as a ratio. What distance on Earth would 1 cm on the globe represent?
*September 14, 2011 by linda*

**calculus**

if a snowball melts so that its surface area decreases at a rate of 1 cm^2/min, find the rate at which the diameter decreases when the diameter is 43cm. Leave pi in your answer please.
*November 17, 2011 by L.J*

**MATHS MONGU COLLEGE **

A cylinder whose volume is 386,000m3 has it's length 1.3 times its diameter. calculate the diameter of the cylinder given that the volume V = 3.142r2h.
*February 27, 2013 by barotseland network *

**University Physics**

A hollow copper wire with an inner diameter of 0.60mm and an outer diameter of 1.8mm carries a current of 15A. What is the current density in the wire?
*March 22, 2013 by Wolf*

**MATH**

A BICYCLE TRAVELS WITH EACH TURN OF ITS WHEELS IS ABOUT 3 1/67 TIMES THE TIRE DIAMETER. iF THE TIRES HAVE A DIAMETER OF 24 1/2 INCHES, HOW FAR DOES IT TRAVEL WITH EACH TURN OF THE WHEELS
*October 26, 2014 by STARR*

**physics**

A round pipe of varying diameter carries petroleum from a wellhead to a refinery. At the wellhead the pipe's diameter is 56.3 cm (0.563 m) and the flow speed of the petroleum is 13.5 m/s. At the refinery the petroleum flows at 5.65 m/s. What is the volume flow rate of the ...
*December 10, 2014 by timmy*

**Physics**

how much torque does it take to turn a rotor that is 12" diameter and weights around 200lbs that seats on bearings. a 2" diameter shaft that thru the center of the rotor that is on center. don
*September 2, 2009 by righteous dude*