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Algebra
If a hen and a half lay an egg and a half a day and a half, then how long will three hens take to lay 12 eggs??????

chemistry
how much cobalt-60 remains 15 years after it is initially made?cobalt-60 has half life 5.27

Chemistry
the half-life of cobalt-60 is 5.20 years.. how many milligrams of a 2.000-mg sample remains after 6.55 years

Chemistry
A 208 g sample of sodium-24 decays to 13.0 g of sodium-24 within 60.0 h. What is the half-life of this radioactive isotope?

Science
Half-life is a measure of the rate of decay of an isotope. True False I think it is false?

DPS
An isotope has a 12.4 hour half life. If it has an activity of 30mCi at noon today, what was its activity at 3 p.m. yesterday?

Physics
Half life of radium is 44 years.The sample will reduce to 50% of its orignal value ater how many years?

Chemistry
The rate constant for a second-order reaction is 0.54 M-1s-1. What is the half-life of this reaction if the initial concentration is 0.27 M

JNV
An isotope has a 12.4 hrs half-life. If it has an activity of 30mCi at noon today, what was its activity at 3 pm yesterday?

math calculus
Find the half-life (in hours) of a radioactive substance that is reduced by 30 percent in 40 hours.

Energy
If the half life of Ir - 131 is 42 days, how much would be remaining after 168 days?

Physics
Half life of radium is 44 years.The sample will reduce to 50% of its orignal value after how many years?

Chemistry
Can you have one half-reaction take place, without the other half-reaction taking place immediately? The other half-reaction takes place when the cell potential is raised. I half witness this in some electrochemical cells. Sincere Thanks.

CHEMISTRY
The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...

CHEMISTRY
The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...

CHEMISTRY
The half-cell, Tl | Tl+(1 mol L-1), is connected to a Pt | H+ | H2(1 atm) half-cell in which the concentration of H+ is unknown. The measured cell voltage is 0.0841 V and the Pt | H2 | H+ half-cell is the cathode. Standard reduction potentials are given on the next page. (a) ...

Chemistry Numerical
The half life period of a radioactive element is 27.96 days. Calculate the time taken by a given sample to reduce to 1/8th of its initial activity

Chemistry
Technetium-99 has been used as a radio graphic agent in bone scans. If the isotope has a half life of 6.0 hours, what amount is left of 10.0 mg after 2 days?

chemistry half reactions
How do i solve this half reaction with Mg(OH)2(s) --> Mg(s)? Complete and balance the displayed half reaction in basic aqueous solution taking into account the electrons. Mg(OH)2(s) → Mg(s)

chemistry
Strontium-90 has half-life of 28 years. if a 1.00-mg sample was stored for 112 years. what mass of Sr-90 would remain?

Pre calc
If 250 mg of a radioactive element decays to 200 mg in 48 hours, find the half-life of the element

chemistry
The half life of phosphorus -32 is 14.3 days. What percentage of an original samples radioactivity remains after 57.2 days?

Chemistry
Chromium-48 has a short half-life of 21.6 h. How long will it take 360.00 g of chromium-48 to decay to 11.25g. Please help me

Chemistry
A radioactive element has a half-life of 6.41 days. What percent of the original sample will be left after 15.0 days?

physical science
sodium-24 has a half life of 15 hours,how much of a 50 gram sample will be left after 60 hours

Algebra
An isotope has a half-life of 97 years. how much of a 19-gram sample is left after 150 years?

Radioactivity
Iodine-131 is a radioactive isotope. After 8.00 days, 50.2% of the sample remains. What is the half life of 131-I?

Science
The half-life of randon-222 is 8 days. What was the original mass if 6 grams remains after 24 days?

Calculus
An artifact was found with 63.8% of Carbon 14, how old is the mummy, assuming the half-life of Carbon 14 is 5730 years.

math
I asked the following the other day and received the following answer: Posted by Matthew on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 11:03pm. A quantity of oxygen gas had 16.32 g of the radioactive isotope oxygen-19 in it. When measured exactly 10 minutes later, the amount of oxygen-19 was 0...

Ethics
Which of the following answers to the meaning of life did Tolstoy hold prior to his change of heart and mind? my answer is A a. Life has no meaning, and we must embrace that fact. b. Life's meaning is to provide comfort for oneself and one's family. c. Life's meaning is to ...

Ethics
Which of the following answers to the meaning of life did Tolstoy hold prior to his change of heart and mind? my answer is A a. Life has no meaning, and we must embrace that fact. b. Life's meaning is to provide comfort for oneself and one's family. c. Life's meaning is to ...

chemistry
The half-life of stronitum-90 is 28 years. How many grams of this nuclide in a 4.00g sample will remain after 112 years?

Chemistry
The half-life of xe-133 is 126 hours. Starting with 250 mg, after 500 hours around how many mg remain?

Chemistry
A certain radioactive element has a half life of 1 h. If you start with a 1-g sample of the element at noon, how much is left at 3:00 PM? At 6:00PM? At 10:00 PM?

Chemistry
In 6.20 h a 100 g sample of ag 112 decays to 25 grams. what is the half life of ag 112. I think the answer is 3.10 but I'm not sure. Thanks in advance =)

chemistry
a radioactive material is undergoing nuclear decay. After 40 minutes, 25% of the sample remains. What is the half-life of the sample

chemistry
If the radiicativr decay of nuclear explosion contains 90 Sr , with a half life of 28.1 years how long will it take for 99 of this radioaioot to decay

Calc
Radioactive radium () has a half-life of 1599 years. What percent of a given amount will remain after years?

physics
If a radioactive isotope has a half-life of 1 year, how much of the original sample will be left at the end of the 2nd year?

Chemistry
Carbon-14 has a half-life of 5730 y. How much of a 144 g sample of a carbon-14 will remain after 1.719 (times) 10 4y?

Chemistry
Carbon-14 has a half-life of 5730 y. How much of a 144 g sample of a carbon-14 will remain after 1.719 (times) 10 4y?

physical science
cobalt-60 has a half-life of 5.26 years, how much of a 500 gram sample will be left after 21 years

Physics
A radioactive substance decays from 2.0kg to 1.6kg in 156 days. What is the decay constant and the half life of the substance?

physics
The half-life of a certain radioactive isotope is 32 hours.What fraction of the sample would remain after 16 hours?(a)0.50(b)0.25(c)0.62(d)0.71

Chemistry
The half-life of 232Th is 1.4 * 10^10. Find the number of disintegrations per hour emitted by 1 mil of 232Th in 1 min.

Chemistry
The half-life of Th-232 is 1.4E10. Find the number of disintegrations per hour emitted by 1 mol of Th-232.

isd muscat
after two hours 1/16th of the radioactive isotope remains undecayed.half life of the isotope is

Chemistry
Iodine 131 is a radioactive isotope. After 4.00 days, 70.8% of a sample of 131I remains.What is the half life of 131I?

Pre-Calc
A radioactive isotope has a half life of 8.1 days. If the sample starts with 25 grams, how much will there be after 90 days?

matg
Cobalt-60 has a half-life of about 5 years. How many grams of a 300 g sample will remain after 20 years? (Points : 1)

chemistry
The half-life of C14 radioactive is 5760 yr. After how much time will 200 mg C14 sample be reduced to 25 mg?

algebra
Homer is giving some cookies to each of his three brothers. To the oldest, he gives half of the cookies and half a cookie. He then gives half of what is now left and half a cookie to his second brother. Finally, he gives half of what is now left and half a cookie to his second...

English III
In “Lucinda Matlock,” what is the title character's attitude toward life? A. She thinks life is hard. B. She thinks life is worthwhile. C. She thinks life is boring. This one has to be C because she is happy all the time.

Mathematics
If a man and a half finishes a job and a half within a day and a half, how many men can finish 3 jobs within 3 days. Please I need help, I am not so sure with my answer of 6. I would like to verify it. THANKS

Chemistry
How much time in years (assume a 365 day yr) would it take for a 1.6678g sample of 239Np to decay to a mass of 0.8671g if it has a half life of 2.030*10^5s

Science
_____ is useful for dating very old rocks because it has a half-life of 1.3 billion years. A. thorium-232 B. potassium-40 C. uranium-235 D. carbon-14 is the answer D?

Physics help
how would you investigate if the half life of water dripping from a burette is constant? I know the method but what equation and principle would ya'll use?

Chemistry
HCO2H(g) ¨ CO2(g) + H2(g) The half-life for the reaction at 550 ‹C is 24 seconds. How many seconds does it take for the formic acid concentration to decrease by 75%?

chemistry
What is the half-life of a compound if 69 percent of a given sample of the compound decomposes in 59 min? Assume first-order kinetics.

chemistry
For the reaction A to products}, the following data were obtained: t=0 s, A}]=0.715 M; 22 s, 0.605 M; 74 s, 0.345 M; 132 s, 0.055 M. What is the half-life of the reaction?

chemistry
For the reaction A to products}, the following data were obtained: t=0 s, A}]=0.715 M; 22 s, 0.605 M; 74 s, 0.345 M; 132 s, 0.055 M. What is the half-life of the reaction?

chemistry
For the reaction A to products}, the following data were obtained: t=0 s, A}]=0.715 M; 22 s, 0.605 M; 74 s, 0.345 M; 132 s, 0.055 M. What is the half-life of the reaction?

Chemistry
half life of tritium is 12.5 years. how much will remain after 100 years if you started wit 256 grams?

chemistry
the half-life of radon-222 is 3.823 days. what was the original mass if 0.050g remains after 7.646 days?

chemistry
Iodine-131 has a half-life of 8 days. How many grams of a 12 g sample will remain at the end of 40 days? how do i solve this? i thought it was 12^40=1.5 but that's wrong...

Calculus
suppose that a population is dying with a half life of of 43years. The initial size is 1600. Find the 1 year DTDS for this population

physics
if you have an element that starts out at 40g and has a half-life of 10 days, you keep it for 30 days- how much doe you end up with? .

College Math
Only 43% ofthe carbon-14 in an artifact remains. How old is the artifact? Would the answer be less than the half life?

ALGEBRA
You have 480 grams of a radioactive kind of tin. If its half-life is 10 days, how much will be left after 30 days?

Algebra 2
half life carbon -14 is 5,730 years. If you start out 50 grams, how long will it take until it reaches 2 grams?

Science
A certain isotope has a half-life of 12 hrs. How long will it take for 100 ƒÝgr to decay into only 25 ƒÝgr?

Science
if a radioactive isotope has a half-life of one year, how much of the original sample will be left at the end of the second year?

Science
if a radioactive isotope has a half-life of one year, how much of the original sample will be left at the end of the second year?

Calculus
The half-life of Radium-226 is 1590 years. If a sample contains 100 mg, how many mg will remain after 4000 years?

Math
assume the substance has a half-life of 11 years and the initial amount is 126 grams. How much remains at the end of 8 years?

chemistry
If something originally contained 32.0 g of Po-210, which has a half-life of 10.5 minutes, and was now 73.5 minutes old, how many grams would be left?

Math
An unknown radioactive substance has a half-life of 124 years. How long will it take a 67 grams sample to degrade to 18 grams?

Algebra
A radioactive kind of nitrogen has a half life of 10 minutes. If you start with 64 grams of the substance, how much will be left after 20 minutes?

Algebra 2
A particular radioactive element has a half life of 10.0 days. How much is left after 30.0 days if the sample started with 345g?

Chemistry
A particular radioactive element has a half life of 10.0 days. How much is left after 30.0 days if the sample started with 345g?

Quick Math
I have a question: How would you solve this? a dozen dozen apples at half a dozen dimes a dozen? In this cause is dozen 12? And half a dozen dimes in 60 cents? So half a dozen dozen is 144/2 so that's 72 correct? yes, half a dozen dozen is 144/2 = 72 but I don't know what that...

science
Please help me with this question.... The isotope caesium-137, which has a half-life of 30 years, is a product of nuclear power plants. How long will it take for the amount of this isotope in a sample of caesium to decay to one-sixteenth of its original amount? k = 0.693/t1/2...

Life of a Soldier
Could you please give me some points, details explaining life of an average canadain soldier. Ive jotted down a few, but if you could give me some more, that would help me loads. Didn't get many hours of sleep Poor Living Conditions Had to stand out in the trenches daily, had ...

English
Especially when the game is called life. There can be a champion in each of us, If we live as a winner, If we live as a member of the team, If we live with a hopeful spirit, For life. ----------------------------- This is a poem. What is the meaning of the last expression "For...

math
an extremely volatile substance, Ofnetite, has a half-life of 25 minutes. Find the percentage decrease of this substance in the first two hours.

Chemistry 212
the half life of F18 is 2.089x10^-4yrs. How long would it take (in days) for F18 to decrease to 78.71% of its initial amount?

Chemistry-help please!
The half-life of Xe-133 is 126 hours. Starting with 250. mg, after 500 hours around how many mg remain? A. 63 B. 16 C. 32 D. 125

math
Radioactive radium has a half-life of approximately 1599 years. What percent of a given amount remains after 100 years?

math
Radioactive radium has a half-life of approximately 1599 years. What percent of a given amount remains after 100 years?

chemistry
caffeine has a half-life of 4.6 hours in the human body.. How long would it take 125 milligrams tritium to decay to 22 milligrams?

Chemistry
carbon 14 has a half life of 5715 years. If you start with a 5 gram sample of 14C, what mass is left after 15,000 years?

Chemistry
A fossil is found to have a C-14 level of 86% compared to living organisms. How old is the fossil?, (the half life of C14 is 5730 years).

Chemistry
Carbon-14 has a half-life of 5730 years In a plant fossil you find that the 14 C has decayed to 1/8 of the original amount how long ago was this plant

Science chemistry
It takes 1 hour and 17 min. for a 1.000gsample of a certain isotope to decay to 0.121g. What is the half-life of this isotope? plssss helpp

chemistry
It takes 1 hour and 17 min. for a 1.000g sample of a certain isotope to decay to 0.121g. What is the half-life of this isotope? plssss helpp

earth science
if carbon 14 has a half life of 24 days how much would be left of 220 gram sample after 168 days

earth science
if carbon 14 has a half life of 24 days how much would be left of 220 gram sample after 168 days

earth science
if carbon 14 has a half life of 24 days how much would be left of 220 gram sample after 168 days

chemistry
Carbon-14 has a half-life of 5730 . In a plant fossil, you find that the has decayed to 1/32.0 of the original amount. How long ago was this plant alive?

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