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July 25, 2014

July 25, 2014

Number of results: 498

**physics**

a 40 kg student is riding a bicycle to school. the bicycle has a mass of 12 kg. the area that each tire makes contact with the road can be approximated by a rectangle of dimensions 6 cm x 4 cm. what is the pressure that each tire exerts on the road? give your answer in kPa to ...
*April 10, 2013 by Anjali*

**physics**

a 40 kg student is riding a bicycle to school. the bicycle has a mass of 12 kg. the area that each tire makes contact with the road can be approximated by a rectangle of dimensions 6 cm x 4 cm. what is the pressure that each tire exerts on the road? give your answer in kPa to ...
*April 10, 2013 by Anjali*

**Behavioral Statistics**

I need someone to explain HOW to do this..I don't want just the answer I have got to figure out how to do this before my mid-term, and I'm completely clueless! 3. One of the major U.S. tire makers wishes to review its warranty for their rainmaker tire. The warranty is for 40,...
*February 10, 2014 by Jen*

**5th grade Math**

I need help with the question below. A bicyle tire has a diameter of 24 inches. If a tire rotates for 20 revolutions about how far has the bike rider ridden? Use 3.14 for pi. I know to find the circumference you would do 24 x 3.14 which equal 75.36. I'm not sure what to do ...
*March 19, 2012 by Brandi*

**Physics please check**

A person who weighs 655 N is riding a 98 N mountain bike. Suppose the entire weight of the rider and bike is supported equally by the two tires. If the gauge pressure in each tire is 8.70 X 10^5 Pa, what is the area of contact between each tire and the ground? P=F/A A=F/P A=...
*April 8, 2007 by Mary*

**Grade 11 math - HELP!**

The diameter of a car's tire is 52 cm. While the car is being driven, the tire picks up a nail. How high above the ground will the nail be after the car has travelled 0.1 km? can someone please explain how to solve this question?
*December 12, 2010 by Allison*

**physical**

Part A Each blade on a wind turbine is engineered to produce an effective force through its center of mass that is perpendicular to its long axis. (Part A figure) The magnitude of the force produced by each blade in a wind of speed v is F=(40.0~{\rm kg/s})v. If the center of ...
*April 6, 2011 by gary*

**Math**

The air pressure in a tire is 150.000 kPa. The internal surface area of the tire is 1150.000 cm^2. Determine the total force applied by the air to the tire. (Round to 3 decimal places) Answer = kN 150.000 kPa x 1000 = 150000 Nm 1150.000 cm / 100 cm = 11.5 m Force = Pressure x ...
*December 26, 2013 by Danny*

**chem**

The air in a bicycle tire is bubbled through water and collected at 25 C. If the total volume of gas collected is 5.65 L at a temperature of 25 C and a pressure of 735 torr, how many moles of gas was in the bicycle tire?
*October 13, 2008 by nikki*

**Geometry**

Write the ratio of the first measurement to the second measurement. Diameter of care tire:40cm Diameter of care tire:18mm I'm not sure hoow to do this. May someone explain how to do this problem.
*February 12, 2014 by Candy*

**Chemistry 105**

The air in a bicycle tire is bubbled through water and collected at 25 C. If the total volume of gas collected is 5.65 L at a temperature of 25 C and a pressure of 729 torr, how many moles of gas was in the bicycle tire?
*October 23, 2011 by JULIE*

**algebra**

1. Are the rotations of figures always congruent? Why are or why not? 2. A car tire rotates when you drive. How is this type of rotation different from a rotation in Geometry? What other type of transformation is happening to the car tire? Explain.
*September 6, 2013 by Unknown*

**math**

HELP PLEASE! I don't understand how to do the problem! Please help thanks(: The problem is: your bike tire has a radius of 14 inches. If your tire makes 100 revolutions, how many feet does your bike travel? THANKS! :D
*April 25, 2012 by hannah*

**English**

Are these two sentences right? gerund object - I stopped to fix the flat tire. infinitival object - I stopped fixing the flat tire.
*November 23, 2008 by Bethany*

**PhYsIcS - RoTaTiOnAl MoTiOn**

A tire (0.8 m diameter) starts at rest and has an angular acceleration of 5 rad/s^2. If it moves for 10 seconds and then stops abruptly causing a blob of mud at the top of the tire to fly off, how far along the ground will the blob travel until it hits the ground?
*December 7, 2008 by Robert*

**Math**

Betty and Tracy planned a 5000km trip in an automobile with five tires, of which four are in use at any time. They plan to interchange them so that each tire is used the same number of kilometers. What is the number of kilometers each tire will be used? I dont get this ...
*April 26, 2012 by Rezu*

**physics.......please help!!!**

In which of the situations listed below is energy being transferred as heat to the system in order for the system to do work? In which situation is work being done on the system in order for energy to be transferred from the system as heat? a. Two sticks are rubbed together to...
*February 9, 2007 by anonymous*

**physics**

A 1.1 pebble is stuck in a tread of a 0.85 diameter automobile tire, held in place by static friction that can be at most 3.9 . The car starts from rest and gradually accelerates on a straight road.How fast is the car moving when the pebble flies out of the tire tread?
*March 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

In which of the situations listed below is energy being transferred as heat to the system in order for the system to do work? In which situation is work being done on the system in order for energy to be transferred from the system as heat? a. Two sticks are rubbed together to...
*March 29, 2010 by Edward*

**Chemistry**

Each of 2 front tires in the car is filled with a different gas. One tire contains 116 g of helium, another tire has 160 g of unknown gas. How many times heavier is a molecule of the unknown gas than an atom of helium?
*November 10, 2012 by Christina*

**chem**

3. Each of 2 front tires in the car is filled with a different gas. One tire contains 116 g of helium, another tire has 160 g of unknown gas. How many times heavier is a molecule of the unknown gas than an atom of helium?
*April 13, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Chem**

A bicycle tire is filled with air to a pressure of 100 psi at a temperature of 19C. Riding the bike on asphalt on a hot day increases the temperature of the tire to 58C. The volume increases by 4%. What is the new pressure of the tire? Convert the temps to Kelvins, then use ...
*September 30, 2006 by Mew*

**math**

The tread life of a particular tire is a random variable best described by a normal distribution with a mean of 60,000 miles and a standard deviation of 2000 miles. What is the probability that a randomly selected tire of this brand will last longer than 58,000 miles? A.0.7266...
*September 18, 2010 by Madison*

**English**

Are these two sentences right using "I stopped?" gerund object - I stopped to fix the flat tire. infinitival object - I stopped fixing the flat tire.
*November 23, 2008 by Bethany*

**POM**

Acme Tire Service completed 100 tire changes, 6 brake jobs, and 16 alignments in an eight hour day with his standard crew of 6 mechanics. A brake specialist cost $16 per hour, a tire changer costs $8 per hour and an alighnment mechanic cost $14 per hour. The materials cost for...
*January 12, 2011 by Lanks*

**trig**

A computerized spin balance machine rotates a 35-inch-diameter tire at 400 revolutions per minute. (a) Find the road speed (in miles per hour) at which the tire is being balanced. (Round your answer to two decimal places.) (b) At what rate should the spin balance machine be ...
*January 23, 2014 by Jesse*

**phsical science**

a tire contains air ata pressure of 2.8 bar at 10 degree celsius.if the tires volume is unchanged what will the air pressure in it be when the tire warms up to 35 degree celsius if the car is driven.
*June 20, 2012 by natalie*

**Physics**

A bicycle tire whose volume is 4.1 x 10-4 m3 has a temperature of 296 K and an absolute pressure of 4.69 x 105 Pa. A cyclist brings the pressure up to 6.75 x 105 Pa without changing the temperature or volume. How many moles of air must be pumped into the tire?
*December 1, 2006 by maysam*

**Physical Science**

A tire contains air at a pressure of 2.8 bar at 10 degrees Celsius. If the tires volume is unchanged, what will the air pressure in it be when the tire warms up to 35 degrees Celsius as the car is driven?
*September 18, 2011 by Jason (please help)*

**Physics**

A tire contains air at a pressure of 2 bar at 15 degrees Celsius. If the tires volume is unchanged, what will the air pressure in it be when the tire warms up to 40 degrees Celsius as the car is driven?
*November 2, 2011 by Diana*

**math**

Dana rode her bicycle 600 miles one summer before she had to replace the tire on her front wheel. The diameter of the front wheel is 24 inches. What is the best estimate of the number of revolutions made by the tire before it had to be replaced?
*March 31, 2014 by Tanya*

**physics**

An automobile tire has a pressure of 325 kPa when the temperature is 10 degrees Celsius. If the temperature of the tire rises to 50 degrees Celsius and its volume is constant,what is the new pressure?
*February 16, 2014 by victoria*

**Chemistry**

How many moles of gas must be forced into a 4.8L tire to give it a gauge pressure of 30.8psi at 30 degrees celsius? The gauge pressure is relative to atmospheric pressure. Assume that atmospheric pressure is 14.5L so that the total pressure in the tire is 45.3psi. What formula...
*February 20, 2013 by Claire*

**Physics**

Hey can someone help, im having trouble converting alot. IP The weight of your 1440 kg car is supported equally by its four tires, each inflated to a gauge pressure of 30.0 lb/in^2. What is the area of contact each tire makes with the road? What gauge pressure is required to ...
*December 3, 2009 by Elizabeth*

**chemistry **

Before a trip from New York to Boston, the pressure in an automobile tire is 2.5 atm at 272 K. At the end of the trip, the pressure gauge reads 1.94 atm. What is the new Celsius temperature of the air inside the tire? (Assume tires with constant volume.) Answer in units of ...
*March 8, 2012 by please help *

**mathematics**

The members of a high school basketball team are driving from calgary to vancouver,which is a distance of 675km.Each tire of their van has a radius of 32cm.If the team members drive at constant speed and cover the distance in 6h 45 min,what is the angular velocity,in radians/...
*November 12, 2013 by rahul*

**physics**

In which of the situations listed below is energy being transferred as heat to the system in order for the system to do work? In which situation is work being done on the system in order for energy to be transferred from the system as heat? a. Two sticks are rubbed together to...
*February 8, 2007 by anonymous*

**Geometry**

A car tire rotates when you drive. How is this type of rotation different from a rotation in Geometry? What other type of transformation is happening to the car tire? Thanks!
*March 11, 2014 by Ismary*

**Gas laws and pressure **

An automobile tire has a pressure of 325 kPa when the temperature is 10 degrees Celsius. If the temperature of the tire rises to 50 degrees Celsius and its volume is constant, what is the new pressure?
*October 3, 2012 by Britani *

**Trig**

a child puts beads on one spoke of a bicycle wheel. the tire has a diameter of 2ft. if the child rides so that the tire makes one full rotation every 15 sec, and the beads begin in the horizontal outward position, find an equation that models the position of the beads at time t.
*October 7, 2013 by Bailey*

**accounting**

What does it mean to evaluate the financial health of Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company? I have to do an outline of the financial health of Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company; and I do not understand what any of this means. Can somebody please explain this to me?
*August 25, 2009 by Angel of 8*

**Language Arts**

Need help figuring out which is the correct way to write the sentence. 1. In the summer we were going to the beach, and had a flat tire. 2. In the summer, when we were going to the beach, we had a flat tire. Thanks....
*March 19, 2013 by Brandi*

**algebra**

Company makes tire rims. Estimates the the profit, P, of selling x tire rims is given by: P= -0.01x^2 + 8x + 1500 Plugging in 1000 for P and solving, I get 400. Is that correct? b) find the number of rims that must be sold to maximize profit. plugging in 400 for x, I get $3100...
*October 11, 2011 by Nabil*

**Physics**

Hi I tried asking this question yesterday but still had some confusion.Since the area must be in cm^2. IP The weight of your 1440 kg car is supported equally by its four tires, each inflated to a gauge pressure of 30.0 lb/in^2 . What is the area of contact each tire makes with...
*December 4, 2009 by Elizabeth*

**physics**

You inflate your car tires to a gauge pressure of 2.43 atmospheres at a temperature of 24 degrees C. After driving a couple of miles the temperature of the tire increases by 46 degrees C. What is the new gauge pressure to the nearest hundredth of an atmosphere? What fraction ...
*October 21, 2010 by sandhu*

**Physics**

A stone has a mass of 3.0 10-3 kg and is wedged into the tread of an automobile tire, as the drawing shows. The coefficient of static friction between the stone and each side of the tread channel is 0.86. When the tire surface is rotating at 10 m/s, the stone flies out of the ...
*October 7, 2007 by Student*

**physics**

a) calculate the acceleration of a 0.55-m-diameter car tire while the car is traveling at a constant speed of 25m/sec. b) compare this with acceleration experienced by a jet car tire of diameter 1.0m when setting a land speed record of 310m/sec
*September 26, 2011 by lucy *

**Math**

There 18 swings 3/9 are tire swings. How many are tire?
*December 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Would someone like to help me with these questions? Steps appreciated~ 1. 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? -------------------------------------- 2. At t=0 a car is due 2 km ...
*January 19, 2012 by Melinda*

**math**

The tread depth of the tires on your family's new car is 3/8 inch. you predict that, as a result of driving the car, the change in tire tread depth will be about -3/64 inch per year. A. write a variable expression for the tire tread depth after y years of driving. Use your ...
*January 7, 2009 by matt*

**physics help!**

A tire is filled with air at 17 degreees C to a gauge pressure of 220 kPa. If the tire reaches a temperature of 39 degrees C, what fraction of the original air must be removed if the original pressure of 220 kPa is to be maintained? Please help step by step!
*May 2, 2010 by Anonymous*

**statistics **

According to internal testing done by the Get-A-Grip tire company, the mean lifetime of tires sold on new cars is 23,000 miles, with a standard deviation of 2500 miles. a) If the claim by Get-A-Grip is true, what is the mean of the sampling distribution of for samples of size...
*March 26, 2012 by tea*

**Physics**

I have to compare and contrast three types of tires, and relate them to physics. I've chosen: <li> Racing tires <li> Winter tires <li> All season tires I've chosen to compare them on: <li> Tire tread pattern <li> Rubber compound <li> ??? As ...
*March 1, 2008 by Lucy*

**calculus**

the demand for a certain type of auto tire is given by x=f(p) 50(1+e^-p/60). a)if the weekly quantity demanded is 60000 tires find the price? b)if the current price is $120 per tire and is increasing at a rate of $2 per week, what is the rate of change of the demand per week? ...
*April 20, 2013 by anonymous*

**Physics Quick!**

A tire 0.650 m in radius rotates at a constant rate of 240 rev/min. Find the speed of a small stone lodged in the tread of the tire (on its outer edge). (Hint: In one revolution, the stone travels a distance equal to the circumference of its path, 2¥ðr.) What is the ...
*August 19, 2012 by kk2*

**Statistics**

Suppose a tire manufacturer wants to set a mileage guarantee on its new XB 70 tire. Life tests revealed that the mean mileage is 47,900 miles and the standard deviation is 2,050. The manufacturer wants to set the guaranteed mileage so that no more than five percent of the ...
*November 24, 2011 by Brea*

**Algebra 1**

Your uncle buys a new car that comes with seven new tires, one for each wheel, and three spares. He decides to be economical by using the three spares as much as the other four. If he drives 22, 750 miles and each tire has been used equally, what will be the wear in miles on ...
*May 7, 2008 by Libby*

**math**

The distance from Philadelphia to Sea Isle is 100 mi. A car was driven this distance using tires with a radius of 14 in. How many revolutions of each tire occurred on the trip? (Hint: one revolution is equivalent to one circumference distance traveled. Thus, need to find how ...
*July 22, 2009 by sharon*

**physics**

I need help with solving these word problems. Marion rides her racing bicycle @ speed of 8 m/s. Bicycle wheels have a radius of 34 cm. What is the angular speed of wheels? How many times does each wheel go around during a 10-min race? A car tire has radius of 33cm. Tire turns ...
*December 1, 2008 by physics*

**Physics**

I need help with solving these word problems. Marion rides her racing bicycle @ speed of 8 m/s. Bicycle wheels have a radius of 34 cm. What is the angular speed of wheels? How many times does each wheel go around during a 10-min race? A car tire has radius of 33cm. Tire turns...
*December 1, 2008 by physics*

**Geometry check my answer? **

The diameter of a car tire is approximately 0.6meters. The warranty is good for 70,000 km. About how many revolutions will the tire make before the warranty is up? More than a million? a billion? ----------------------- my work c=pi*d c=3.14*0.6 c=1.884 meters 1km=1000 meters ...
*January 23, 2011 by Skye*

**Physics**

As you approach the I-90 exit in your uncle's little red sports car convertible, you happen to notice a cat crossing the road. Not that you have any particular love of cats (especially this one, whose snooty disposition seems to beckon for a game of chicken), but you swerve ...
*November 1, 2010 by Anne*

**Chemistry**

We're doing gas problems in chemsitry. I have no idea where to even begin on this problem: Air is 20% oxygen and 80% nitrogen. What is the mass of air in an automobile tire of 19.7 L and internal pressure of 46.7 PSI at 24 degrees celsius? (That pressure is the same as the 32 ...
*March 29, 2010 by Avalon*

**math**

A park has 18 swings. 3/9 of them are tire swings. how many of the swings are tire swings?
*January 30, 2012 by Layla*

**math**

a tire manufacturer believes that the tread life of its tires are normally distributed and will lst an average of 60,000 miles with a standard deviation of 3,000 miles. sixty-four randomly selected tires were tested and the average miles where the tire failed were recorded. ...
*May 31, 2011 by monk*

**University Physics**

In a two-dimensional tug-of-war, Alex, Betty, and Charles pull horizontally on an automobile tire at the angles shown in the overhead view of Fig. 5-33. The tire remains stationary in spite of the three pulls. Alex pulls withe force Fa of magnitude 220N and Charles pulls with ...
*March 14, 2013 by Brandon Ochoa*

**micro economics**

Marginal cost is a constant $10 per tire.quantities are measured in thousands per month ans price refers to the wholesale price. marginal cost is a constant $10 per tire. american currently sells brand name tires at a wholesale price of $28.50 and private label tires for a ...
*February 28, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math & Stats**

Please help I was up till 2am trying to figure this out last night, Thanks The top selling Red and Voss is rated 70,000 miles, which means nothing. In fact, the distance the tires can run until they wear out is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 82,000 miles...
*February 11, 2011 by Tiffany*

**mit math**

Odometer. A Ford SUV comes standard with rims (which correspondes to a tire with diameter). Suppose you decide to later upgrade these tires for rims (corresponding to a tire with diameter). If you do not get your onboard computer reset for the new tires, the odometer will not ...
*August 6, 2012 by nikko*

**Statistics**

A purchasing agent for a trucking company is shopping for replacement tires for their trucks from two suppliers. The suppliers' prices are the same. However, Supplier A's tires have an average life of 60,000 miles with a standard deviation of 10,000 miles. Supplier B's tires ...
*December 17, 2009 by Tykrane*

**Statistics**

A purchasing agent for a trucking company is shopping for replacement tires for their trucks from two suppliers. The suppliers' prices are the same. However, Supplier A's tires have an average life of 60,000 miles with a standard deviation of 10,000 miles. Supplier B's tires ...
*December 17, 2009 by Tykrane*

**Physics**

In a two-dimensional tug-of-war, Alex, Betty, and Charles pull horizontally on an automobile tire at the angles shown in the overhead view of the figure. The tire remains stationary in spite of the three pulls. Alex pulls with force of magnitude 226 N, and Charles pulls with ...
*October 8, 2010 by Joseph*

**physics is annoying**

In a two-dimensional tug-of-war, Alex, Betty, and Charles pull horizontally on an automobile tire at the angles shown in the overhead view of the figure. The tire remains stationary in spite of the three pulls. Alex pulls with force of magnitude 227 N, and Charles pulls with ...
*October 19, 2012 by sexy beast*

**Algebra 1**

your uncle buys a new car that comes with seven new tires, one for each wheel and three spare tires. He decides to be economical by using the tree spares as much as the other four tires. If he drives 22,750 miles and each tire has been used equally, what will be the wear in ...
*May 8, 2008 by Libby*

**Math**

The diameter of a car's tire is 52 cm. While the car is being driven, the tire picks up a nail. How high above the ground will the nail be after the car has travelled 0.1 km? It also asked me to graph this information. So I created a periodic graph that starts at 0 and then ...
*December 12, 2010 by Allison*

**Bus law**

Alex was on a coast-to-coast trip by automobile. While passing through Ohio, Alex had a flat tire. It was fixed by Sam’s Turnpike Service Station, and later, while Alex was driving in Indiana, the tire came off and Alex was injured. Alex was hospitalized in Indiana, so he sued...
*February 19, 2007 by mike*

**Bus law**

Alex was on a coast-to-coast trip by automobile. While passing through Ohio, Alex had a flat tire. It was fixed by Sam’s Turnpike Service Station, and later, while Alex was driving in Indiana, the tire came off and Alex was injured. Alex was hospitalized in Indiana, so he sued...
*February 20, 2007 by mike*

**math - probability**

Imagine a LONG bike with a total of 4 wheels - 2 in the front and 2 in the back. For the bike to work at all, at least 1 front wheel and 1 back wheel must be operational. All 4 tires are the same and each, individually, has probability 'p' of failing. What is the probability ...
*November 3, 2006 by andrew*

**geometry**

you just got a n ew dirt bike with really advanced four stroke engine that burns fuel efficiently and you wonder what kind of gas mileage you are getting. like most dirt bikes your new machine has no odometer to record the miles traveled.The rear tire's outside diameter is ...
*March 15, 2009 by roy*

**Algebra 2**

The Goodyear Tire Company is testing a new tire. The tires are placed on a machine that can simulate the tires riding on a road. The machine is first set to 60 mph and the tires run at the speed for 7.2 hours. The machine is then set to a second speed and run at this speed for...
*September 17, 2007 by Cathy*

**statistics**

A local tire store suspects that the mean life of a new discount tire is less that 39,000 miles. To check the claim, the store selects randomly 18 of these new discount tires. When they are tested, it is found that the mean life is 38,250 miles with a sample standard deviation...
*June 8, 2010 by Barbara*

**statistics**

The Sledge Tire and Rubber Company plans to warranty its new mountain bike tire for 12 months. However, before it does this, the company wants to be sure that the mean lifetime of the tires is at least 18 months under normal operations. It will put the warranty in place unless...
*March 12, 2012 by nouah*

**Math**

There are 18 swings. 3/9 of them are tire swings, how many of the swings are tire swings.
*December 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Research Writing**

1. A blowout, or a flat tire that occurs ____ while you are driving, can be frightening. sudden suddenly -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2. Blowouts happen less ____ than they used to. frequently frequent...
*September 22, 2008 by Nikia walker*

**micro economics**

pb = 70 -0.0005qb(brand name) pp = 20-0.0002qp (private label). Marginal cost is a constant $10 per tire.quantities are measured in thousands per month and price refers to the wholesale price. marginal cost is a constant $10 per tire. american currently sells brand name tires ...
*February 28, 2008 by Anonymous*

**math**

why did karjam get a flat tire
*November 5, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Why did Karjam Get a flat tire.
*October 9, 2013 by Luke*

**Physics**

I am having trouble with the last portion of this question. If someone can help me, I would sincerely appreciate it. A bicycle wheel has a radius R = 32.0 cm and a mass M = 1.82 kg which you may assume to be concentrated on the outside radius. A resistive force f = 147 N (due ...
*July 7, 2011 by Matt*

**math**

"If the tire is 48 inches around what is its radius?
*September 14, 2012 by liczy*

**Physics**

A 30m radius automobile tire rotates
*April 19, 2012 by Lott*

**Research writing**

1. A blowout, or a flat tire that occurs suddenly while you are driving, can be frightening. sudden suddenly -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2. Blowouts happen less frequent than they used to. frequently frequent...
*September 22, 2008 by Nikia walker*

**Physics**

A bicycle is turned upside down while its owner repairs a flat tire. A friend spins the other wheel and observes that drops of water fly off tangentially. She measures the heights reached by drops moving vertically. A drop that breaks loose from the tire on one turn rises ...
*June 27, 2014 by Harley*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 8, 2014 by Kik*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 8, 2014 by Kik*

**math**

For its fleet of trucks, Overland Transport, Inc., purchased 580 tires rated at 50 pounds each. The tires had a retail price of $85 each. The sales tax in 4.5%, and the federal excise tax is $0.15 per pound. A. What are the amount of sales tax per tire and the total sales tax...
*April 9, 2014 by Kik*

**Prob and Stat**

A tire manufacturer guarantess that its tires will last for at least 60,000 miles. If the tire fails earlier, the manufacturer offers a prorated replacement. Too many such replacements are bad for business, so the manufacturer tests tires at random to see whether corrective ...
*May 17, 2011 by Angela*

**Physics**

Two bicycle tires are set rolling with the same initial speed of 3.00m/s along a long, straight road, and the distance each travels before its speed is reduced by half is measured. One tire is inflated to a pressure of 40 psi and goes a distance of 18.1m ; the other is at 105 ...
*May 13, 2014 by collegekid*

**Chemistry**

Before a trip from New York to Boston, the pressure in the automobile tire is 2.1 atm at 280 K. At the end of the trip, the pressure gauge reads 1.88 atm. What is the new Celsius temperature of the air inside the tire?(Assume tires with constant volume). This is how I did it: ...
*March 9, 2014 by Linda*

**Physics**

I am having trouble with the last portion of this question. If someone can help me, I would sincerely appreciate it. A bicycle wheel has a radius R = 32.0 cm and a mass M = 1.82 kg which you may assume to be concentrated on the outside radius. A resistive force f = 147 N (due ...
*July 9, 2011 by Matt*

**Finance**

The Sterling Tire Company’s income statement for 2008 is as follows
*March 3, 2010 by hanad*

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