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August 23, 2014

August 23, 2014

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**south pole expl.**

What are the accomplishments by Robert Scott in his two antarctic expeditions?
*June 10, 2010 by AL 92*

**Science**

The lines of magnetic force generated by the fluid motions of the earth's core result in the formation of the_____. a) North Pole b) north magnetic pole c) magnetic north and south pole d) North and South Poles Just need to know if my answer or right or wrong. Thanks! :) d
*August 18, 2010 by ant*

**science**

magnetic lines flow from what to what? Magnetic lines of force, acutally, are imaginary lines and they are assumed to flow form north pole to south pole outside the magnet and from south pole to north pole inside the magnet.
*October 13, 2006 by amber*

**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- answers check**

5. A magnetic field map shows a. the direction of the magnetic field. b. a few representational field lines. c. relative strength of the magnetic field. d. All of these choices are correct. my answer: d 6. Magnetic field lines a. can cross each other when the field is strong. ...
*May 10, 2014 by Liz*

**physics**

Do electrons go to the north pole or south pole?
*March 20, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Science**

If you were flying directly south from the north pole and reached 70 degrees north latitude, how many more degrees of latitude would be left to pass over before you reached the south pole?
*December 31, 2008 by Sunny*

**Earth Science**

Can you help me find how many hours are received by these degrees of latitude during the winter (see details)? North Pole = 0 hrs of daylight Equator = 12 hrs of daylight South Pole = 24 hrs of daylight 66.5 degrees north = ? 23.5 degrees north = ? 23.5 degrees south = ? 66.5 ...
*February 2, 2012 by Selena*

**Grammar and Composition**

Identify the part of speech for each of the CAPITALIZED words in the paragraph that follows by labeling it with one of the following abbreviations. Be careful to READ THE WORDS IN CONTEXT since some words can be diffferent parts of speech depending on the way they are used in ...
*October 14, 2009 by y912f*

**science**

Which of the following best describes an electric charge? -Positive or negative terminal of a battery -property of electrons, protons, and neutrons -materials that conducts current -has a north pole and a south pole
*December 6, 2013 by Jane*

**MAGNET**

1. The figure shows a conducting loop of wire in the field of a magnet which is behind the loop. The South Pole of the magnet is facing the loop as shown. The North Pole is further behind and is not shown in the figure. I now lift the loop straight out of the page. Describe, ...
*July 27, 2009 by MP*

**Maths**

An aeroplane leaves a point on latitude 54degree south at 10 a.m. It flies due south at a steady speed of 800km/h. (a) what is its latitude at mid-point? (b) at what time does it pass over the south pole?
*November 23, 2012 by Tosin*

**science**

an ocena current moving from the equator toward the north pole or the south pole is ? Is the answer Warm in the Northern Hemisphere and Cold in the Southern Hemisphere?
*January 14, 2010 by hunter*

**geography**

Does the prime Meridian pass through the North or South Pole? I put it does not pass through either the North or South Pole. My teacher marked it wrong and said it passes through both. Can you please let me know if I am right and give me a web sight I can go to so I will have ...
*January 23, 2011 by Reed*

**To Mrs. Sue**

an ocena current moving from the equator toward the north pole or the south pole is ? Is the answer Warm in the Northern Hemisphere and Cold in the Southern Hemisphere?
*January 14, 2010 by hunter*

**physics**

Two electrons are placed; one at north pole and other at south pole of earth. Find the force between them. Given diameter of earth= 12800 km.
*July 4, 2014 by srabani mishra*

**social studies**

Why is there no land in the North Pole??? I really don't know the answer and last week I had it for homework,and I got it wrong. Please answer my question soon because I can't move on in class until I understand why there's no land in the North Pole when there's lots of land ...
*October 23, 2009 by Maricel*

**5th grade science**

Which of the following best describes an electric charge? -Positive or negative terminal of a battery -property of electrons, protons, and neutrons -materials that conducts current -has a north pole and a south pole
*December 6, 2013 by Jane*

**science**

At noon on June 21, the vertical ray of the sun strikes the earth_______. a) in the southern hemisphere (23.5*S) b) at the North Pole (90*N) c) at the South Pole (90*S) d) at the equator (0*) e) in the northern hemisphere (23.5*N) Just need to know if my answer or right or ...
*August 18, 2010 by ant*

**math**

a flagpole is 25 feet tall. a truck runs into the pole and bends it at the very bottom of the pole but the rest of the pole remains straight. after the accident we measure the angle of elevation to the top of the pole from a point 30 feet from the base of the pole in the same ...
*December 5, 2012 by darian*

**Physics**

A long wire that carries a current is bent into a solenoid with upward current in the front looking. If the observer could "see" the magnetic field inside this arrangement of solenoid from the right side, how would it appear? a) The observer would "see" a north pole b) The ...
*November 14, 2010 by Blake*

**science**

why does when we walk 10km to the south, then another 10km to the east, and another 10km to the south, we finally reach the initial point of our journey in the North Pole?
*March 18, 2011 by christcyee*

**Trig**

A vertical pole stands on a 20° slope from 50 m down the slope from the pole the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 35 degrees. How tall is the pole
*April 15, 2014 by Beth*

**GEOGRAPHY**

How many degrees is the Arctic Circle displaced from the North Pole? I think it's 12 degrees south of the North Pole. I am not sure though. Arc·tic Cir·cle the line of latitude at 66°30'N that marks the boundary of the Arctic. So, what is 90-66°30 ?
*October 12, 2006 by Suzanne*

**Physics**

Starting from rest, a 98-kg firefighter slides down a fire pole. The average frictional force everted on him by the pole has a magnitude of 720 N, and his speed at the bottom of the pole is 3.8 m/s. How far did he slide down the pole?
*November 16, 2010 by Shannon*

**Science**

Place the North Pole of a bar magnet to the North Pole of another bar magnet. Note the distance at which they repel each other. Then place the North Pole of a bar magnet to the South Pole of another bar magnet and take note of the distance at which they attract each other. Are...
*February 18, 2009 by jessie*

**physics..**

Angular diameter of sun is 17" when measured from north pole and south pole of earth. Calculate distance of sun from earth if diameter of earth is 12800km. kindly help me to solve this question..
*May 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math (algebra)**

An auto dealer wants to string a wire from the top of a pole to the ground and hang colorful pennants from it. The distance from the base of the pole to the point where the wire is attached to the ground is 3 times the height of the pole. If the wire is 63 feet long, how tall ...
*April 25, 2013 by danielle*

**geography**

Will you check my answers for me? 1. How many states are part of the contiguous United States? 48 states 2. Is the Tropic of Cancer north or south of the equator? North of the Equator 3. What are the names of the Earth's continents? North America, South America, Antarctica, ...
*September 10, 2012 by Reed*

**11th grade Physics**

If you hold a bar magnet in each hand and bring your hands together, will the force be attractive or repulsive if the magnets arte held so that A) the tow north poles are brought close together? B) a north pole and a south pole are brought together?
*May 5, 2010 by David Nipp*

**physics**

Angular diameter of sun is 17" when measured from north pole and south pole of earth. Calculate distance of sun from earth if diameter of earth is 12800km.
*May 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**physics**

Angular diameter of sun is 17" when measured from north pole and south pole of earth. Calculate distance of sun from earth if diameter of earth is 12800km.
*May 21, 2011 by Anonymous*

**trig**

guy wire is attached to a pole for support. If the angle of elevation to the pole is 67° and the wire is attached to the ground at a point 137 feet from the base of the pole, what is the height of the pole (round to 2 decimal places)?
*October 28, 2011 by shye*

**Physics--PLZ HELP!**

When the switch is closed in a circuit, the wire between the poles of the horseshoe magnet deflects upward. From this you can conclude that the left end of the magnet is ---- -- -- -- -- -- -- A) a magnetic dipole. B) not contributing to the wire's deflection. C) a magnetic ...
*February 26, 2013 by Liz*

**math**

a telephone pole is 64 feet long and 5/16 of the pole must be underground a) what fraction of the pole is above ground
*March 2, 2014 by john*

**trigonometry**

at a point 27 m from the front of a pole, the angle of elevation of the top of the pole is 53. find the height of the pole
*August 7, 2011 by mae*

**Geometry**

a 31 meter pole breaks and the tip touches the ground 10 meters from the base of the pole. How tall is the part of the pole that is still standing?
*November 18, 2010 by Michael*

**ALGEBA**

A POLE IS LEANING AGANIST A TREE SO THAT THE TOP OF THE POLE IS AT A HEIGHT OF 22FT.THE BUTTON OF THE POLE IS ON THE GEOUND 6FT AWAY THE TREE.WHAT IS THE SLOPE OF THE POLE LEANING AGAINST THEE TREE
*November 27, 2010 by SAO*

**Geometry**

A streetlight is mounted on top of a 15 ft. pole. A 6-ft tal man walks away from the pole along straight path. How long is his shadow when he is 40 ft from the pole?
*January 8, 2012 by M.C.*

**Math: Trig**

to determine the height of a pole across a road, Justin takes two measurments. he stands at Point A directly across from the bass of the pole and determines that the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 15.3 degrees. he then walks 30m parallel to the freeway to point C...
*December 11, 2011 by Frany*

**physics- answers check**

1. For a bar magnet, the magnetic field lines point a. towards the South pole. b. towards the North pole. c. always towards the magnet. d. always away from the magnet. my answer: a 2. Magnetic field lines a. are straight lines. b. are always circles. c. form continuous loops. ...
*May 10, 2014 by Liz*

**math word problems**

A black pole 3 yd 2 ft long was 2 ft longer than a white pole. When part of the black pole was cut away, it was 1 yd 1 ft shorter than the white pole. How much of the white pole was cut away?
*March 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**social studies**

where is the north and south pole on the world map?
*August 27, 2008 by dusty gatrell*

**math**

Draw a big diagram You end up with a triangle with: the horizontal side = 47 ft the side representing the leaning pole ... call it a and the angle opposite the pole side = 51° The pole makes an angle of 7° with the vertical ... so the angle between to pole side and the 47ft ...
*March 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

An 8 meters bamboo pole is leaning against a coconut tree. The foot of the pole is 3 meters from the base of the tree. What angle does the pole make with the tree if the pole reaches up to the top of the tree? HELP PLEASE!
*October 15, 2012 by Katy *

**word problem**

A 62 foot rope hangs from the top of a pole. When pulled taut to its fullest length the rope reaches a point on the ground 31 feet from the base of the pole. Find the height of the pole to the nearest tenth of a foot. Let p equal the height of the pole.
*September 24, 2010 by Sammie*

**College physics**

In the image below, you will see a current balance setup where the current I is coming out of the page in between the two poles of the magnet N and S. What is the direction of the magnetic field B in the region where current I is? The Image shows the north pole on the left and...
*July 26, 2010 by emoni*

**Physics**

I'm not exactly sure how to do this problem The Earth has a radius of 6.37E6 meters. Draw a picture and calculate: - The circumference of the Earth - The time for one rotation of the earth in seconds - The velocity of someone standing on the equator - The centripetal ...
*May 3, 2009 by Physics*

**Physics**

I'm not exactly sure how to do this problem The Earth has a radius of 6.37E6 meters. Draw a picture and calculate: - The circumference of the Earth - The time for one rotation of the earth in seconds - The velocity of someone standing on the equator - The centripetal ...
*May 3, 2009 by Physics*

**Science**

At what latitude (on Earth) is the elevation of the South Celestial Pole greatest?
*September 25, 2007 by Raj*

**social studies**

Which country arrived at the South Pole, the center of Antarctica?
*July 4, 2013 by fvv*

**Science**

150 million years ago the continents were (closer together / farther apart) than they are now. South America and Africa used to be (together / apart). 100 million years into the future, the continents (are / are not) in the same positions as they are now. Australia will move (...
*June 1, 2011 by sciencehelpplease?*

**trig**

Two people decide to estimate the height of a flagpole. One person positions himself due north of the pole and the other person stands due east of the pole. If the two people are the same distance from the pole and a = 30 feet from each other, find the height of the pole if ...
*February 10, 2013 by Tina*

**PHYSICS 2**

A horizontal wire that runs east-west carries a steady current to the east. A C-shaped magnet is placed so that the wire runs between the poles, with the north pole above the wire and the south pole below. What direction of the magnetic force on the wire between the poles?
*October 28, 2012 by Ashley*

**Math**

A telephone pole is secured with two cables. The first cable is attached to the top of the pole and makes an angle of 70° with the ground. The cable is secured to the ground 8 m from the bottom of the pole. The second cable is attached to the top of the pole and secured to the...
*May 27, 2012 by Henry P*

**Science**

Choose the correct answer in parenthesis. 150 million years ago the continents were ---(closer together / farther apart)--- than they are now. South America and Africa used to be ---(together / apart)---. 100 million years into the future, the continents ---(are / are not)--- ...
*June 1, 2011 by PHYSICALSCIENCE*

**college**

The angle of elevation from point A to the top of a vertical pole is 30.0 degrees. At point B, 6 meters closer to the base of the pole and on a line through the base of the pole and point A, the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 37.0 degrees. Find the height ( to ...
*December 11, 2010 by Ashley*

**math**

a boat travel for 4hr from pole a to pole b.then it travel for 3hr from pole b back to pole a.the distance between the two poles was 40km a.find the total time taken for the whole journey b.find the average speed for the whole journey
*March 20, 2012 by Da S*

**geometry**

a 26- foot wire reaches from the top of a pole to a stake in the ground. if the distance from the base of the pole to the stake is 10 feet, how high is the pole?
*August 23, 2011 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

A wire is attached to the top of a flag pole. The wire meets the ground 4 meters from the flag pole. The wire makes a 45 degree angle with the flag pole. How tall is the flag pole?
*March 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra 1**

A telephone pole stands exactly in the middle between two houses. The houses are 72 feet apart. If a wire is stretched from the top of the pole to the base of the house, its length is 39 feet. A. What is the distance of the pole from each house? 72/2= 36 36 ft from each house...
*April 29, 2011 by destinee*

**Calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 17 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 6 ft/sec. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 50 ft from the base of the pole.
*October 8, 2013 by Nathan*

**college**

a guy wire 27 feet long runs from the top of the pole to a spot on the ground. I f the height of the pole is 6 feet longer than the from the base of the pole to the spot where the guy wire is anchored, how tall is the pole?
*April 21, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

A woman wants to measure the height of a nearby tower. She places a pole in the shadow of the tower so that the shadow of the pole is exactly covered by the shadow of the tower. The distance between the pole and the tower is , and the pole casts a shadow that is long. How tall...
*December 19, 2010 by Chloe*

**physics**

A 2.70 m long pole is balanced vertically on its tip. What will be the speed (in meters/second) of the tip of the pole just before it hits the ground? (Assume the lower end of the pole does not slip.)
*April 26, 2013 by Nicole *

**Calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 17 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 6 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is her shadow lengthening when she is 30 ft from the base of the pole?
*September 24, 2009 by Z32*

**Math**

A street light is mounted at the top of a 15-ft-tall pole. A man 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 7 ft/s along a straight path. How fast is the tip of his shadow moving when he is 45 ft from the pole?
*November 2, 2012 by AH*

**calculus**

A street light is mounted at the top of a 15-ft-tall pole. A man 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 7 ft/s along a straight path. How fast is the tip of his shadow moving when he is 45 ft from the pole? ft/s
*November 9, 2012 by kela*

**Pre algebra**

Electrical poles that carry electrical wire seem to get smaller the farther away they are. Find the apparent height of each pole if the tallest pole is 50 ft tall and there is 100 ft between each pole.
*March 25, 2013 by Shanequa*

**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*

**math**

A street light is at the top of a 18 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 8 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 35 ft from the base of the pole?
*March 25, 2008 by shelby*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 17 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 6 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 40 ft from the base of the pole?
*November 17, 2008 by laquisha*

**Calculus 1**

A street light is at the top of a 19 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 4 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 50 ft from the base of the pole?
*March 25, 2010 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 16 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 4 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 40 ft from the base of the pole?
*August 28, 2010 by jin*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 15 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 4 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 30 ft from the base of the pole
*November 5, 2010 by Nikki*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 16 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 4 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 30 ft from the base of the pole?
*October 4, 2011 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 20 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 6 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 35 ft from the base of the pole?
*October 5, 2011 by neil*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 13 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 7 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 35 ft from the base of the pole?
*November 26, 2011 by crystal *

**calculus**

A street light is mounted at the top of a 6-meter-tall pole. A man 2 m tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 1.4 m/s along a straight path. How fast is the tip of his shadow moving when he is 16 m from the pole?
*October 16, 2012 by sara*

**calculus**

A street light is at the top of a 19 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 5 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 40 ft from the base of the pole? Rate =
*April 24, 2011 by saud*

**trig**

A woman standing on a hill sees a flagpole that she knows is 65 ft tall. The angle of depression to the bottom of the pole is 14°, and the angle of elevation to the top of the pole is 18°. Find her distance x from the pole. (Round your answer to one decimal place.)
*September 21, 2011 by Dominic*

**calc related rates**

A street light is at the top of a 18 ft tall pole. A woman 6 ft tall walks away from the pole with a speed of 6 ft/sec along a straight path. How fast is the tip of her shadow moving when she is 45 ft from the base of the pole?
*October 24, 2011 by Bernardo*

**physics**

help with the websites that discuss the mechanism followed during the manufacturing of a bar magnet such that it has a north and south pole
*August 27, 2010 by kabelo*

**Math**

Charlene made the sketch below in order to find the height x of a pole. She positioned a mirror on the ground so that she could see the reflection of the top of the pole. Her height, her distance from the mirror, and her line of sight to the mirror determine the smaller ...
*February 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Charlene made the sketch below in order to find the height x of a pole. She positioned a mirror on the ground so that she could see the reflection of the top of the pole. Her height, her distance from the mirror, and her line of sight to the mirror determine the smaller ...
*April 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

a piece of wire measuring 20 feet is attached to a telephone pole as a guy wire. the distance along the ground from the bottom of the pole to the end of the wire is 4 feet greater than the height where the wire is attached to the pole. how far up the pole does the guy wire reach?
*December 2, 2012 by nelly*

**Physics**

Two speakers are driven by the same oscillator with frequency of 140 Hz. They are located 4.00 m apart on a vertical pole. A man walks straight toward the lower speaker in a direction perpendicular to the pole. He will hear the minimum in sound intensity twice. How far is he ...
*March 18, 2010 by leigh*

**Physics**

Planet Earth as a Spring. Assume that the Earth is perfect sphere of mass M=5.98x10^24kg, radius 6,370km, and uniform density. Imagine a long, straight tunnel through the center of the Earth, connecting the North and South poles . A capsule of mass m is dropped into this ...
*February 19, 2013 by Betty Ariston*

**maths**

Two vertical poles, 3m and 7m long are on the same straight line with a point P on the ground. The shorter pole is 20m from P and the longer pole. The angle of elevation of the top T of the longer pole from the top R of the shorter one is 30degree, calculate i) /RT/ ii) the ...
*May 3, 2013 by Derrick*

**Physics**

A flag pole consists of a 2.0 m long, 5.0 kg decorative ball on the end. What is the gravitational torque on the flag pole, calculated about an axis at the fixed end of the pole?
*November 28, 2008 by Sandhya*

**Math**

A wire is stretched from the top of a 12-foot pole to a stake in the ground and then to the base of the pole. If a total of 20 feet of wire is needed, how far is the stake from the pole (the answer is NOT 16)
*April 3, 2012 by AJ*

**MATH**

a guy wire is connected 3 ft. from the top of a pole. The guy wire is 36 ft long and it is fastened to an anchor in the ground that is 12ft. from the base of the pole. How tall is the pole? (nearest tenth) PLEASE HELP! =)
*December 14, 2008 by REANNA*

**Simple Math**

Please explain to me what I need to do . A cable 35 feet long runs from the top of a utility pole to a point on the ground 30 feet from the base of the pole. How tall is the utility pole ?
*April 5, 2013 by Jessica*

**elementary math for teachers **

The diagram depicts a rope connecting the top of a pole to the ground. The rope is 27 yd long and touches the ground 23 yd from the pole. How tall is the pole?
*October 15, 2009 by jen*

**trig**

A pole is braced with a wire from the top of a pole to the ground. The wire is 100 feet long and makes an angle of 40° with the ground. Find the height of the pole.
*March 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra II**

A hill is inclined 15 degrees to the horizontal. A 40-foot pole stands at the top of the hill. How long a rope will it take to reach from the top of the pole to a point 68 feet downhill from the base of the pole?
*May 17, 2010 by Lyndsie*

**Algebra II**

A hill is inclined 15 degrees to the horizontal. A 40-foot pole stands at the top of the hill. How long a rope will it take to reach from the top of the pole to a point 68 feet downhill from the base of the pole?
*May 17, 2010 by Lyndsie*

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