Questions Asked on
December 19, 2008

  1. Math

    The leaning tower of Pisa is 55.9 m tall and leans 5.5 degrees from the vertical. If its shadow is 90 m long, what is the distance from the top of the tower to the top of the edge of its shadow, assuming the ground around the tower is level?

    asked by Pam
  2. Math

    Two spotlights, one blue and the other white, are placed 6 m apart on a track on the ceiling of a ballroom. An observer standing on the ballroom floor sees that the angle of elevation is 45 degrees to the blue spotlight and to degrees to the white one. How

    asked by Linda
  3. Physics

    A speed trap is set up with two pressure-activated strips placed across a highway, 110 m apart. A car is speeding along at 33 m/s, while the speed limit is 21 m/s. At the instant the car activates the first strip, the driver begins slowing down. What

    asked by Sara
  4. chemistry

    why are BeF2, AlCl3 and BeCl2 covalent compounds and not ionic compounds?

    asked by sandra
  5. Calculus

    Let f be the function given by f(t) = 2ðt + sin(2ðt) a) Find the value of t in the open interval (0,20 for which the line tangent at (t, f(t)) is parallel to the line through (0,0) and (2,4ð) b) Suppose the given function describes the position of a

    asked by Aaron
  6. Math

    Two fire towers, A and B, are 20.3 km apart. From tower A, the bearing of tower B is 70̊. The ranger in each tower observes a fire and radios the bearing of the fire from the tower. The bearing from tower A is 25̊ and from tower B is 345̊. How far is

    asked by Pam
  7. adult education

    Define and discuss the similarities and differences between routine and positive messages, negative messages, and persuasive messages

    asked by robyn
  8. Physics

    A ball is thrown straight upward and rises to a maximum height of 16 m above its launch point. At what height above the launch point has the speed of the ball decreased to one-half of its initial value?

    asked by Sara
  9. English

    1. What are you going to do tomorrow? I'm going to a concert. I am going to go to a concert. I will go to a concert. I go to a concert. (Are all answers correct?) 2. He ate a piece of toast. He ate a slice of toast. He ate a bit of toast. (Are all the same

    asked by John
  10. Physics

    What is the magnitude of the average acceleration of a skier who, starting from rest, reaches a speed of 8.0 m/s when going down a slope for 5.0 s? How far does the skier travel in this time?

    asked by Sara
  11. chemistry

    a vessel has 6 g oxygen at a pressure P & temp 400 K . a small hole is made in it so that oxygen leaks out . how much oxygen leaks out if the pressure is P/2 & temperature 300 K ? 1. 5g 2. 4g 3. 2g 4. 3g

    asked by hriday
  12. calculus

    Find the values of c that satisfy the Mean Value Theorem for f(x)=6/x-3 on the interval [-1,2]. Is it no value of c in that interval because the function is not continuous on that interval???

    asked by Theresa
  13. Math 115...Help am really lost

    The graph and table below give the monthly principal and interest payments for a mortgage from 1999 to 2004. Use this information to predict the payment for 2005. Year Payment 1999 $578 2000 613 2001 654 2002 675 2003 706 2004 730 2005

    asked by Deb
  14. spanish

    I know all of the spanish sports vocabulary, but I don't know how to put it in a sentence. For example, "I play tennis with a tennis racquet. We play golf with a golf ball. They play soccer with soccer balls." Thank you.

    asked by rachelle
  15. Reimbursement methodologies

    You're reviewing reimbursement for a medicare surgical craniotomy case. the cae falls under DGR 1 which the relative weight of 3.0970 and a geometric mean lenght of stay of 6.3 the hospitals current standard reimburesment rate of $1500.00 calculate the DRg

    asked by uknown
  16. Psychology

    Changing Perspective Paper Describe a situation that might be viewed differently by two people. This event can be as small as an encounter on the street or as major as the birth of a child. · Summarize how it could be viewed differently. How might

    asked by Paco
  17. calculus

    y=5/x-3 find the zeros,relative min and max.the max and min find the intervals on which yis positive or negative. on which y is decreasing.intervals y concave up or down.points of inflections

    asked by donna
  18. biology

    Which of the following processes includes the other processes? a) passive transport b) active transport c) facilitative diffusion d) osmosis e) exocytosis

    asked by sarah
  19. chem.

    In the equation .. HCL + NaOH --> H2O + NaCl would the sodium chloride be aqueous or solid?

    asked by Anonymous
  20. algebra

    Solve 6.5x-2.1=3.9-3.5x

    asked by Sumayyah
  21. Physics

    A ball and a barrel roll down a 16m-long incline of height "h." Assume I equals 2/5mr^2 for the ball I equals 1/2mr^2 for the barrel. Prove that the ball reaches the bottom first.

    asked by Elli
  22. English

    1. Her mother gave her a hot soup. 2. Her mother gave her hot soup. (Which one is correct? Do we have to use 'a' or not? Why?) 3. What is the difference between 'mouse and rat? Is a rat bigger than a mouse? 4. the sixth month (How do we pronounce these

    asked by John
  23. pre-cal

    show solution solve. 2sin^(2)x=2+cosx

    asked by al
  24. biology

    If gene A is at 48 map units and gene is at 54 map units- what is the recombinant frequency?

    asked by sarah
  25. re

    i need to make a poster for tourists in jesus` time for palestines. i have no idea what to do any ideas very helpful. happy christmas everyone!

    asked by dyna
  26. Economics

    The Bureau of Labor Statistics follows five steps to calculate Consumer Price Index. identify three strengths and three weaknesses of the calculation.

    asked by Wood
  27. Accounting

    In activity-based costing, an activity is any even, action, transaction, or work sequence that incurs cost when producing a product or providing a service. The selected activity is packaging and shipping of finished products to the purchaser. Identify the

    asked by Jessie
  28. natural logs

    Solve for x: ln(x+1)+ 2 = x^2 – 8x + 12

    asked by Anne
  29. biology

    which of the following must be cycled through twice? a) Krebs Cycle b) Calvin Cycle c) Glycolysis d) Krebs and Calvin e) all of the above

    asked by sarah
  30. Literature

    I need clipart for a PowerPoint that I am doing on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. I am having a time finding it. Can anyone suggest a site? Thank you

    asked by Anonymous
  31. Accounting

    What does it mean when the accumulated deficit on a balance sheet is a (loss)?

    asked by Angel
  32. science

    If a population has 28 Aa individuals and 24 aa individuals, what is the p frequency? this deals with the hardy weinburg equation. so i don't think this is right but i first found the q frequency. this was done by dividing 24/52 and then squaring that

    asked by yolanda
  33. Physics or Science?

    Why liquid soap dispensed through a small spout by pressing on it, solidifies interfering with its smooth ejection? thanks so much for an answer! Pietra

    asked by Pietra
  34. English

    Can someone let me know which is the correct answer and why? Thanks! Subject-verb agreement A 1a. Did you know a famous animal-rights activist has criticized horseracing because of the dangers involved? 1b. Did you know a famous animal-rights activist have

    asked by Brittany
  35. Basic Math

    What was the percent increase in the population in South America from 1900 to 2000? 1900-38,000,000, 1950-111,000,000, 2000-515,000,000

    asked by A.W.
  36. Organisation Behaviour

    I am taking Organisational Behaviour for the next semester.Do you have any good online resources?

    asked by Jennifer