# Questions Asked onJune 5, 2007

1. ## pre-cal

to find the distance AB across a river, a distance BC= 309m is laid off on one side of the river. It is found that B= 105.4 degrees and C= 12.2 degrees. Find AB To find the distance AB across a river, a distance BC= 309m is laid off on one side of the

2. ## Political Economy

I know this is open ended but what do Karl Marx, Adam Smith, Shumpeter, and Keynes have in common in terms of thinking. I am studying them right now and my prof. says that they are the grandmasters of political economy. I understand their role with

3. ## math

help with solving a magic square http://www.jiskha.com/display.cgi?id=1125461237.1125498843 MAGIC SQUARES Magic squares, those seemingly innocent looking collections of numbers that have fascinated so many for centuries, were known to the ancients, and

4. ## Economics

The circular flow of economic activity can be summed up as: A. households earn money by selling their factors of production to firms in the factor market and use that money to buy goods and services from firms in the product market. B. firms earn money by

5. ## French 1

I have to rewrite the following sentences using the passé compose 1. Il veut une tomate. 2. Tu bois de l'eau minérale. 3. Je peux apprendre la leçon. 4. Vous devez treize euros à Grégoire. 5. Nous comprenons le français 6. J'écris une lettre. 7. Ils

6. ## Physics

A tennis ball is a hollow sphere with a thin wall. It is set rolling without slipping at 4.07 m/s on a horizontal section of a track. It rolls around the inside of a vertical circular loop 90.0 cm in diameter and finally leaves the track at a point 20.0 cm

Hi. I need help with the following: Develop a Balanced Argument For The Following Scenario: Convince your significant other to use your income tax refund to buy a bass boat rather than spending it on new furniture. I'm supposed to use Ethos, Logos, and

8. ## chemistry

what is the chemical equation for citric acid + sodium hydroxide? I will be happy to critique your thinking . Remember a salt and water will be formed. is it : C6H8O7 + 3NaOH--> NaC6H5O7 + 3H2O ? I would have written citric acid in this form H3-C6H5O7, and

9. ## pre-cal

a pilot wants to fly on a bearing of 66.4 degrees. by flying due east, he finds that a 57-mph wind, blowing from the south, puts him on course. Find the airspeed of the plane. Sketch this. He flys east unknown speed. The plane goes at 66.4, unknown speed.

10. ## psychology

Could someone please provide help formulating interview questions relating to learning, intelligence, cognition, problem solving, motivation, effects of gender and culture on emotions and personality. This is a great deal of information to try to get from

11. ## Physics

I have learnt that when we push an object on a horizontal plane with a certain angle, we are increasing its normal reaction and therefore friction increases. Whereas if we pull it, friction decreases. Is that true? Yes, there is more friction if you push

12. ## Philsophy Question

Are there any famous Mexican philosophers? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Mexican_philosophers

13. ## Math

Is this how I would do this problem? What is the percent increase in the population for all six inhabited continents, excluding Asia, from 1950 to 2000? Add all of the 1950 populations together, add all the 2000 populations together, subtract years total

14. ## algebra

The length of a rectangle is 4 in. more than twice its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 32 in., find the width of the rectangle let x = width length is then 2x+4 so 2(2x+4)+2x=32 Solve for x 4x + 8 +2x = 32 6x=24 x=4 thanks

15. ## algebra

The sum of two numbers is 81. The second is 6 more than 2 times the first. What are the two numbers? Dear Veronica I can not do all your homework for you. 2X+6 +x =81 Try to get them in an equation. When you think you have it solved put the numbers back in

16. ## algebra

Janet invested \$23,000, part at 6% and part at 17%. If the total interest at the end of the year is \$2,260, how much did she invest at 6%? Let x be the amount invested at 6% Then 23,000 - x is invested at 17%. 0.06 x + 0.17 (23,000 - x) = 2260. That

17. ## algebra

Solve the system by addition or substitution.

18. ## homework help

Describe a situation you are familiar with in which people based their actions or opinions on false information. How would the situation have changed if the facts were researched and presented more carefully? Please note that we don't do students' homework

I'm taking Electronics and Communication Engineering...Can you help me pls...this is my problem=First day of school the teacher ask why did you choose this course? thanks;-) Maybe you chose it because of a natural curiosity and mathematical and analytical

20. ## Economics

You should start a new post instead of adding on to an existing post. That said, I would go with A Which of the following statements is true?? A) The value of a good may change over time. B)A highly valued good is always more expensive than a lesser valued

21. ## Government

As of the date of ratification, the U.S. Constitution established: A. representative democracy and limited government. B. representative democracy, universal suffrage, and limited government. C. limited government. D. representative democracy. E. universal

22. ## Biology

I need to know how caffiene intake effects urine output, obviously urine output will decrease, but by how much? If 2000 ml of water was ingested, how much urine would be produced? If 2000 ml of coffee was ingestedhow much urine would be produced? Thank you

23. ## Economics

The biggest disadvantage in a command economy is: A. market forces determine production decisions. B. the lack of incentive for individuals. C. there isn't enough money to go around. D. there's no government intervention. E. it's run by a central planner.

24. ## algebra 2

evaluate if possible 1. square root -121 A not a real number 2. 3cube-8/27 would this be 3cube -2/3 number 1 is correct i've had that one in my homeworks previously. number two i am not sure how it would actually look 3^3+ (-8)/(27)= If so to reduce it I

25. ## english

tomorrow i am writing an exam in complex sentence analysis.i have some troubles..We'll get a complex sentence but very large one(last time we got sentences which were 4 lines long)and then we have to write what is the subject what is the verb, adverb or

26. ## Geography

I can't find this out anywhere!!! What was Langports original function? Like, what was its reason for first being built? someone help please. Thanx Langport in Somerset was originally a market town. Check this site for more information.

27. ## physics

what are some ways to transfer the motion of electric charge through a conductor? confused please help I am confused by the question. Electrons are moving because of thermal energy all the time in a conductor. To get them to drift in one direction mainly,

28. ## Philosophy

Is it more common for people to make decisions regarding religion on the basis of reason or by faith? I believe faith determines religious decisions. I think that depends on the person. Many people make decisions on religion based on both reason and faith.

29. ## math,algebra II

can someone show me examples of what is a practical application of matrices or matrix operations that can be used in a real-world situation. Simple example: Coordinate transformation. An object is located at coordinates (x,y,z) in your coordinate system,

30. ## math,algebra

What are some of the challenges one might experienced using matrix operations? The main one in my experience is typing the matrix correctly into the calculator. Computations using large matrices require a lot of CPU time. what does CPU mean

31. ## Chemistry

Do you have a site where I can have notes on Nuclear Magnetic Resonance(NMR) Spectroscopy. Thank you What do you want to know?

32. ## Macroeconomics

What is the primary difference between normative and positive economics? A. Positive economics makes value judgments inappropriate to scientific research. B. Normative economics is more firmly rooted in scientific tradition. C. Governments use normative

33. ## Government

As of the date of ratification,what did the U.S. Constitution establish?? John this question has already been answered for you. please recheck previous post.

34. ## math

total project cost= \$200mil. Annual cash flows= \$24mil. a year for 20yrs(+or -\$4mil, per yr.) Calculate payback period, NP, profitability index, and estimate the IRR.

35. ## Algebra

Find the GCF of each product. (6y^2-3y)(y+7) I think it is 3y. I'm not sure maybe there is no GCF in this problem. Any help would be appreciated.

36. ## Algebra

How would I complete this problem? Geometry. The area of a rectangle of length x is given by 3x^2 + 5x. Find the width of the rectangle. I think the width is 3x+5 but not sure. Subjects Art Business Computers English Foreign Languages Health Home Economics

37. ## French

Can some one correct my book report please! Et si c’était vrai… est un livre très drôle, l’auteur a utilisé beaucoup d’imagination. Aussi cet un livre de fiction. Ca situe en temps et en espace à San Francisco, et approximative dans les

38. ## science

why do rabbits keep turning thier ig,sound-collecting ears? compare and contrast the information of an evaporite rock to one of detrital origin. The change in loudness with the rotation can serve to locate the direction of the source of the sound. I hope

39. ## Precal.

If object is thrown upward with an intitial velocity of 15 ft per second, then its height is given by h=-15t^2 + 60t. What is the maximum height? Two ways to find it. 1) AT the top, max height, will be one half of the time it would come back down and hit

40. ## science/chemistry

thank you! What is the molar concentration of hydroxide ions in a solution with a pH of 6? Find the concentration of H ions first.. [H+]= antilog -ph Then, find [OH-] [OH-]= 1*10^-14/[H+]

41. ## French 1

Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. REWRITE means that the only thing you change is the verb from the present-tense to the passé composé. All the other words must remain the same. #1 You must consider whether you are female, like Marie

42. ## Science

Where is the "asteroid belt" located? Thank-you for all your help. http://www.onelook.com/?w=asteroid+belt&ls=a

43. ## Math Help

Directions:Solve and graph equation using words.Then include wether it is solid line or dotted,!@#\$%^& to graph it,and which side shading is on. Problem:5x+3y>-6 and 27+x-6 and 2y+x-5/3 x-2 draw the dotted line y=-5/3x -2 Notice the equation says y above

44. ## Stats II

I have a question on a quiz and I don't even know where to begin on figuring out the question... please help: Measurements on the percentave of enrichment of 12 fuel rods used in a nuclear reactor were reported as follows: 3.11 2.88 3.08 3.01 2.84 2.86

45. ## science

what is one way birds, reptiles and fish adapt to their environments?

46. ## physics

hello, i have this question. Calculate the average force of friction acting on a wooden block as it propelled along the floor? i have done the following solution first of all i don't know what average force of friction means? i found the !@#\$%^&plied by

47. ## English Romeo and Juliet Opinion Piece

Can someone please proofread and edit this opinion piece I have written? ____________________________________ Ever since the the release of the tragedic play, Romeo and Juliet, the question of "Who is to blame for the two lovers deaths" has come up in the

48. ## school

how can you throw a ball as hard as you can and have it come back to you, even if it doesn't hit anything, there is nothing attached to it, and no one else catches or throws it? post this in the riddle section.. Throw it up in the air.

49. ## Math

Can someone explain to me the general procedure used to identify and set up a proportion problem? Repost with a specific problem, so we can use it as an example. I hope this helps a little. Thanks for asking. The following ratios: Map scale - distance

50. ## Algebra

Find the GCF of each product. (6y^2-3y)(y+7) I think it is 3y. I'm not sure maybe there is no GCF in this problem. Any help would be appreciated. yea your right its 3y

51. ## geography

what word refers to a bay cove or other recess along the coast Indentation? From the Thesaurus: bay, bight, cove, creek [ chiefly British ], estuary, firth, fjord ( or fiord), inlet, loch [ Scottish ]

52. ## Science

im stuck in some questions in my homework.. thnx in for ur help in advance! 1)What is the process where elements heavier than helium are formed? 2)What type of features are found at subduction zone(convergent boundaries)? ders 4 answers for it.. i already

53. ## geometry

Why did you wait until the night before the exam to realize you did not understand the material? At this point, if you are confused on all that material, all I can recommend is get a good night's sleep. okay so my geometry final is TOMORROW! and i honestly

54. ## physics

wet means lubrication. One of those is not wet. There is no difference in pulling or pushing. Think wet, or dry. Which of the following would require the greatest force to keep a 5.0 kilogram rubber block moving horizontally at a constant rate of speed? a.

55. ## Algebra 2

I am creating a project for math in which I have to draw an object using: parabolas, hyperbolas, circles,etc. We use conic section equations to identify where they are on the graph. I have confusion about writing the equation of parabolas. I know the

56. ## Government

Is there a website that can help me to understand the "Patriot Act"? Thank you. http://www.google.com/search?q=patriot+act&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA Here are several -- the best explanation is probably

57. ## Grammar

Does the following commas need to be where they are? Thanks for your help! I was recently informed by my professor,(teacher's name here), about a job opportunity in your Head Start or Michigan School Readiness programs, that might be available in your

58. ## pre-cal

a rectangular board is 2 by 12 units. How far from the short sides of the board will the foci be located to determine the largest elliptical tabletop? a rectangular board is 2 by 12 units. How far from the short sides of the board will the foci be located

59. ## Alg 2 (ASAP)

I have a parabola vertex (11,3) p is not given, focus pt is not given. I need to find the equation of the parabola. How would I do this w/o p value or focus pt? you cant. Þhere are an infinite number of parabolas that have that vertex.

60. ## calc - question #1

A frustum of a right circular cone with height h, lower base radius R, and top radius r. -what's the volume using h, R, & r in the answer? Figure it as the difference of two right cones, 1/3 base area*height.

61. ## calc - question #2

A frustum of a pyramid with square base of side b, square top of side a, and height h. -what's the volume using only the variables a, b, and h in the answer? see the other question.

62. ## Math Algebra

Resolve(17x²+14x + 9) – (-13x² +6x - 12) 30xsquared+20x+21 I'll try to be helpful and show the work. This is the method I learned last quarter. (17x"sq"+14x+9) + (13x"sq"+6x+12) = (30X"sq"+20x+21) I used the vertical method but the step are the same