# Questions Asked onAugust 24, 2008

1. ## physics

An elevator without a ceiling is ascending with a constant speed of 10m/s. A boy on the elevator shoots a ball directly upward, from a height of 2.0m above the elevator floor, just as the elevator floor is 28m above the ground. The initial speed of the

2. ## u.s. history

imagine you are living in the united states in the 1890's. write a letter to the president persuading him to support or oppose an imperialismt policy for the united states. be sure to use standard grammar, spelling, sentences structure, and punctuation.

3. ## math

To qualify for the race, each driver must complete 2 laps of the track at an average speed of 100 mi/h. Benjamin averages only 75 mi/h on his first lap. How fast must he go on his second lap to qulify for the race?

4. ## Art

Christo and Jeanne-Claude's "Gates", in New York's Central Park was a temporary installation, being up, and on view for only a few weeks. There is another temporary work installed in New York now. This one will be on view for a few Months. Can anybody find

5. ## environmental science

I need to write a 1,750 to 2,100 word paper that formulates a mitigation plan for marine pollution

6. ## English

One person went to the dentist's. The dentist pulled out a tooth, so the patient screamed. Because of that two other patients left the dentist's. The patient got the bill. The bill was so high. He called the dentist and said 'It is too expensive.'.......

7. ## calculus

Find the length of the arc formed by y = (1/8)(4x^2-2ln(x)) from x=4 to x=8. I found the derivative of the function and got y'= x-(1/4x) Where I'm lost now is after plugging it into the arc length equation: integral of sqrt(1+(x-(1/4x))^2). Squaring the

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8. ## 12th grade government/economics

what are two ways that amendments to the constitution can be ratified?

9. ## SAT Essay

Question: Is censorship sometimes justified? At the start of every TV show here in the United States, a giant box displaying a couple of letters in bold print who up on the upper left hand corner of the screen. This serves as a warning to wary parents of

10. ## Algebra II

Find the solution if possible. If there is not enough information to solve the problem or if it has no solution, say so. If extra information is given, identify it. 14. A collection of 30 coins worth \$5.50 consists of nickels, dimes, and quarters. There

11. ## com 150

what are subject-verb agreement, regular and irregular verbs, identifying antecedents, pronoun antecedent agreement, pronoun case, pronoun case for who and whom, vague pronouns. Just need one examlpe for each.

12. ## english

1. What does the Odyssey give greater weight? Cite folklore motifs to support your answer. 2. What does the meeting of the assembly at Ithaca illustrate? What political organization is featured? 3. Why does not Telemachus become king of Ithaca? Why does

13. ## maths reciprocal

I'm finding difficulty in answering this question. Any help would be appreciated. For the equation, y1= x^-5x+6 and its reciprocal: Discuss what is the consequences for y1 to 1/y1 as x --> +- infinity? Thanks in advance.

14. ## Communications

What is the transactional nature of communication?

15. ## american government

each state sends a different number of representatives to the house of representatives,depending on the population of the state? true or false, i think it's true

16. ## economics

an entrepreneur could go to investors or a bank to get the capital for a new business? true or false , true right

17. ## Adv. Math

Find the area between each curve and the x-axis for the given interval. 1)y = x^4 + 5 from x = 0 and x = 5 2)y = 3x^2 + 5x - 1 from x = 1 to x = 4 3)y = 4x - x^3 from x = 0 to x = 2

18. ## honors geometry

the locations of the participating towns on the map are Curtis(0,0), Clearfield(10,2,), Buster(5,7), Angel City(1,4) which of the following planned routes is nearest to the 26.3 mile requirement? a> curtis to clearfield to angel city to curtis b>curtis ti

19. ## electronics

which of the following statements is a true statement concerning the T-N theorem? #1-the T-N theorem can be applied only to d-c circuit analysis. #2-the T-n theorem can be applied only to a-c circuit analysis #3-the T-N theorem can be applied to circuits

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20. ## Statistics

Need major help on this one. Sooo confused... Binomial distribution to solve the problems. There is a 60 percent probability that a store will sell one of Red bags to any customer who comes into the shop and views the bags. Out of the next 7 people who

21. ## Statistic

Under 20 21-30 31-40 Male 12 12 17 Female 13 16 21 If two people are selected at random, what is the probability they are both female?

22. ## AE

I seriously do not know what to do. My final is due tomorrow and it has to be 1700 words and I am only at 462. I am already failing the class. What happens if I fail the class, which I already know I am going to.

23. ## Maths - Reciprocals

I'm having some troubles. I can't think of an example to this question. Give an exmaple of a quadratic whose reciprocal has no vertical asymptotes I think it's 1/x^2. The question says vertical asymptotes so I'm assuming they mean there will only be one.

24. ## math

please help for this question y1= x^-5x+6 and its reciprocal: discuss what is the consequences for y1 to 1/y1 as x --> +- infinity?

25. ## SAT Essay

"I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone."---Bill Cosby Question: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a rout to failure? Human natures does not allow for consensus upon all matters in life.

26. ## math

divide.x^4+x^2-80/x+3

27. ## chemestry

Can you show me how to convert/solve this problem? 27 micro grams = ? grams

28. ## Geometry

Find the value of the variable and ST if S is between R and T. RS=7a, ST=12a, RS=28 No clue what so ever how to do this.

29. ## English

What do you think would be a good text-to-text connection to a Hitler or Hitler Youth book?

30. ## physics

how to find total displacement of a cheetah that can run 117km/h for 30.0s

31. ## 12th grade government/economics

The Constitution specifies a three-fourths marjority for just one process. what?

32. ## 12th grade government/economics

what are two ways that amendments to the constitution can be proposed?

33. ## Environmental Science

What are some environmental benefits of urbanization?

34. ## dt - year 8 food

Please could someone help i know this question has been asked before and answered but i need to find 6 different traditional italian meals and desserts to make at school . i have found some but i am struggling still . i only have 1 hour for my lesson and i

35. ## History

Compare and contrast the development of Spanish and French colonies including their relationship with Native Americans.

36. ## phil

The difference in the outcome was Jefferson's missed field goal. If he had put it through, we'd be going to the Super Bowl.

37. ## intermediate algebra

21r^5-14r^4 factor completly: the numbers after the ^ are exponents

38. ## math

Solve for the unknown: 8/52=m/39

39. ## math

Soybean meal is 14% protein; cornmeal is 7% protein. How many pounds of each should be mixed together in order to get 280 lb mixture that is 9% protein? How many pound of cornmeal should be in the mixture? How many pounds of soybean meal should be in

40. ## AP bio

Examples of proximate and ultimate causation

41. ## Math

How can you order three whole numbers with different numbers of digits without comparing the digits? Give an example. I think that I can use the same number with different place numbers like: 4, 44, 444; I don't have to compare numbers. Is this right? If

42. ## economics

at any giving time,if the demand for a product is greater than the supply available,the price will be higher? true or false , true right.

43. ## calculus

Given f(x)=2x^3-7 find f^-1(x) and then find f^-1(-2) I though that this meant inverse function. x=2y^3-7 x+7=2y^3 (x+7)/2=y^3 ((x+7)/2)^(1/3)=y so this meant f^-1(-2) = 1.35721 The professor posted the answer as being 6. I'm not sure if I misunderstood

44. ## Comprehensive grammar

subject verb agreement:have or has " " " -reqire or requires " " " are not or is not regular and irregular verbs: are not or is not. become or became, taken or took, lay or laid. correct form of be and have in the present tense. was or am. verb form and

45. ## biology

Scientists do their experimental tests more than once so they can reduce the effects of chance errors. This is called conducting ____________?

46. ## econonmics

Research the labor market for any state to determine how nursing wages are calculated.

47. ## business Ethics

Many organizations have established policies to remedy discrimination in hiring of women and minorities. Discuss whether or not you feel that affirmative action programs, reverse discrimination, and criteria of comparable worth are appropriate forms of

48. ## geometry

the hight of a triangle is four times the length of the base. find the base and height of the triangle if the area is 18 square inches?

49. ## math

1,115 is what percent of 210

50. ## english

will folded up their map and slid it into his pocket between them they carried torches string a penknife

51. ## math

subtract. 5y^2+2y-9 from 10y^2+3y+5

52. ## economic

positive externalities the automotive industry produces

53. ## biology

why is reproduction important to living things and their evolution?

54. ## math

Solve for the unknown 8/52=m/39

55. ## English

What could I use as a memory clue (or picture) for the following words? Requisitioned: Def. Demand, or urgently ask for something for military needs. Derogatory: Def. To make a remark that belittles someone else

56. ## English

Which is correct? This is a sample: it was made up in three seconds. This is a sample: It was made up in three seconds. Also, how many spaces should go between the colon and the next word? I was thinking two, since the clause after the colon is

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57. ## algebra

What businesses or science uses negative exponents?

58. ## science

why is the angle between the left and right angle reading, double that of the angle of diffraction. Exact answer not needed but a little help appreciated many thanks SG

59. ## math

7m+12,when m=4

60. ## Algebra 2

how can i found out if y=2/3X + 1/2 is a linear equation

61. ## sicence

Discuss an environmental problem that you feel is significant in your town or city. What are some causes? Are any of these causes related to human values and environmental ethics? Explain

62. ## social studies

which american president was also a king

63. ## social studies

What is a mountain or a coastal community??

64. ## physics

i was just wondering what approx is the change in PE in J when standing up from your chair and the KE when walking in J.

65. ## MATH

the difference of t and five multiplied by six is four. written out is... 6(t-5)=4 right? and how would i write out.. the opposite of four is less then the product of y and seven. is it, -4

66. ## american government

the plan for governing the nation is the united state contract? true or false, false its the constitution right

67. ## Biology

Describe how you can achieve negative free energy in a chemical reaction.

68. ## american government

the united state superior court is the nation's most powerful court? true or false, false right

69. ## physics

i was just wondering what approx is the change in PE in J when standing up from your chair and the KE when walking in J.

70. ## Bio

How can temperature influence antibody-antigen response?

71. ## help

Estimate the power you deliver when starting to walk from a standstill, in W: & Your body radiates about 88 W in heat energy. How much energy, in J, is radiated in one hour?

72. ## Natural Numbers

Is this correct, or where did I go wrong in my answer. Give a reason to support: The natural numbers {1,2,3,4,5,...}are not a group under addition. My reason: 0 is not included in the group since it is not included by identity property it can not be

73. ## electronics

If we Thevenize the Norton equivalent of a circuit,the result will be the Thevenin equivalent of the original network. True or False

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74. ## SAT Essay

Question: Is it better to be underrated or overrated? Society's expectation of an individual can many times be the key to their demise or success. The underrated player may rise up to prove everyone wrong, while the overrated might collapse under pressure.

75. ## 2nd grade science

Do horse flies live alone or in groups?

76. ## 12th grade government/economics

If no candiate for the presidency wins a simple majority of the total number of electoral votes, what body has the power to choose the president?