Questions Asked on
January 14, 2009

Poetry (metaphors)
What's the metaphor?  The Toaster A silverscaled dragon with jaws flaming red sits at my elbow and toasts my bread. I hand him fat slices, and then, one by one, He hands them back when he sees they are done.
asked by Larry 
OChem
A student wished to prepare ethylene gas by dehydration of ethanol at 140 C using sulfuric acid as the dehydrating agent. A lowboiling liquid was obtained instead of ethylene. What was the liquid, and how might the reaction conditions be changed to give
asked by dora 
Poems
OpenEnd poem with a metaphor. Choose a metaphor. Use the primary word for your title. Then write three lines. Each line should say something different about the subject, or give an idea of what it is like. Each line can be either a phrase or a sentence.
asked by Larry 
Precalculus
How could I find all the possible radii of a sector a cirle with a perimeter of 12 cm and area of 8 cm^2?
asked by Jaslyn 
Chemistry+Percentage
Calculate the percentage of water in each of the following hydrates. Aluminum bromide hexahydrate I just need help setting this up. I can work it from there Would it be: AlBr * 6H2O Did I write it right?
asked by Chopsticks 
Physics
You toss a ball up at 7.3m/s leaving your hand at 1.5 m above the floor. What is the balls velocity just before it hits the floor. Is the answer 2.7 m/s Suppose a second ball is tossed straight down at 7.3 m/s (from the same place 1.5 m above the floor).
asked by Chloe 
AtomsScience
Explain how a rotating electric fan might be used to model the atom. Explain how the rotating fan is unlike an atom.
asked by Twilight lover 
4th grade
A class can make equal teams of 5 for basketball, or equal teams of 6 for volleyball. Each student in the class was on a team. How many students might be in the class? Please explain.
asked by brooke 
8th Grade AlgebraRadicals:Answer Check
Write each expression in simplest form. ( means square root 4. 3(11 + 4(11 Answer: 8(11 7. 7(2  2(8 Answer: 1(2 ?? 8. (48 + (75 Answer: 9(3 9.(3(10) Answer: 19 + 6ã10 10. (27/64 (Fractions) Answer: 3(3/8 ?? 11. 10(20  3(80 Answer: 10(5 12.
asked by Joy 
Symbolism (final)
Can you find the symbol in this line from Emerson's "The Concord Hymn"? What does it represent? Their flag to Aprils's breeze unfurled... Okay, this makes no sense to me whatsoever. Can't seem to figure it out. Final question on symbolism. Any help is
asked by Larry 
Language Arts
What is a helping verb?
asked by Juan Colis 
Chemistry
Determine wether the following acids are strong or weak? NOTE: all numbers in the chemical compounds below are subscripts belonging to the element before it, NOT COEFFICIENTS. a.)HCl b.)H2SO3 c.)HNO2 d.)H3PO2 e.)HNO4 f.)H2SO5 g.)HI
asked by Paige 
algebra; slope
what did the ape think of the grape's house?its not divine that's not enough letters! according to some students, what if the true purpose of homework?
asked by mandy 
Poetry (personification)
Think of two things that can have human body parts substituted for their own parts. What parts does a clock have that a human body has? Now use the the objects you though of in a lines of poetry. Example: The face of Big Ben watches over the city of
asked by Larry 
world literature 210
Write a 350700word ... essay comparing and contrasting the themes and writing styles of two of the literature selections listed below. evaluate the effectiveness of both authors uses of fictional literary devices and conventions. a clean well lighted
asked by johnnetta 
Chemistry
The cell PtH2(1 bar)HCl(m)AgCl(s)Ag has an Stadard elctrode potential value of 0.2224V at 298K Using the Nernst equation, calculate a value for the EMF when the HCl concentration is 0.20M. I know what the Nernst equation is but I am unsure how to use
asked by Alice 
Metaphors
Complete each of these with a metaphor. Happiness is the rainbow in the sky. Loneliness isan overcast sky. Fear is...... Embarrassment is standing unprepared in a the face of a hurricane. Love is........ Courage is a ferocious lion. Need help finishing
asked by Larry 
statistics
The time (sec) that it takes a librarian to locate an entry in a file of records on checkedout books has an exponential distribution with lambda symbol=0.5. a)What proportion of all location times are less than 20 sec? At most 20 sec? Atleast 25 sec/
asked by jen 
4th grade math
How many thousands are in 70,000? a) 7 b) 70 c) 700 d) 7,000
asked by Hayley 
Metaphors
Find a metaphor  DREAMS Hold fast to dreams, For if dreams die, Life is a brokenwinged bird That cannot fly. Hold fast to dreams, For when dreams go, Life is a barren field Frozen with snow. Langston Hughes !. What
asked by Larry 
french
1) What is the translation for the french celebration, Le jour de l'an? 2) What is the date of the celebration? 3) What is done during the celebration?
asked by KerryAnn 
Chemistry
Aluminum bromide hexahydrate How would you know its AlBr3 * 6H2O instead of just AlBr * 6H2O?
asked by Chopsticks 
algebra
The most economical tin can to manufacture is one that is a right circular with height equal to twice the radius. one such can has a volume of 54 pi cm cubed. what is the total surface area of this can in cm squared?
asked by Mackenzie 
Algebra (urgent!)
A line has the equation x = my + b for some real nonzero constants m and b. a. In terms of m and/or b, what is the xintercept of this line? b. In terms of m and/pr b, what is the slope of this line? I have no idea how to solve this, so please walk me
asked by Bella 
french
fill in the blank with a, ai, as, avons, avez, or ont Halima et Ahmed  un petit chat adorable. Du balcon les Ghez une tres belle vue sur la mer.
asked by Spongebob 
biology
What is the genotypic ratio for AaBB x AaBb
asked by Anonymous 
algebra
of ten boxes, five contain pencils, four contain pens, and two contain both pencils and pens. How many boxes are empty??
asked by Zachary 
english
Ozymandias I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert…. Near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its
asked by Peter1 
calculus
What is the derivative of square root x ?
asked by Barbara 
Chemistry
91.7g of HCl solution was added to the calorimeter and brought to a constant temperature. Then 0.5278g of MgO was added and the temp rose from 25.65C to 32.60C and held steady. Then 0.0185g of Mg was added and the temp again rose from 30.35C to 32.20C
asked by Laura 
algebra II
Find the equation of the line With a slope of 2/3 that goes through the point (4, 5) With a slope of (1/3) that goes through the point (2, 4) With a slope of 3 that goes through the point (5, 1)
asked by Bob 
Symbolism
1. What does the color white symbolize? Answer: Purity and innocence 2. What does Santa Clause symbolize? Answer: Christmas 3. What does a cupid symbolize? Answer: Love 4. The image of the lion lying doen with the lamb symbolizes what? Answer: ??? Can
asked by Larry 
Physics
for gamma radiation 1rad=1rem, but for alpha radiation 1 rad=20rem. Why is there a difference?
asked by Leila 
7th grade
Can someone please help i need a six=link food chain beginning with a shark as a top predator. I need to label the producers, primary cconsumer and secondary consumer. Thanks
asked by Peyton 
Advanced Functions
Determine the value of Tan2x when Sinx = 12/13 and 3pi/2 < x < 2pi.
asked by Lisa 
math
does anyone understand what this question means? your school is planning to bring 193 people to a competition at another school. there are eight drivers available and 2 types of vehicles, school buses and minivans. the chool buses seat 51 people each, and
asked by Anonymous 
algebra
Find the equation of the line With a slope of (1/3) that goes through the point (2, 4) With a slope of 3 that goes through the point (5, 1)
asked by Peter1 
english
What is the speaker's attitude towards his father? Father My father knows the proper way The nation should be run; He tells us children every day Just what should now be done. He knows the way to fix the trusts, He has a simple plan; But if the furnace
asked by Bob 
Algebra
The base of a triangle is 8cm greater than the height. The area is 42cm^2. Find the height and length of the base.
asked by Kim 
algebra
How many cards mush you draw from a deck of 52 playing cards to be sure tat at least two are from the same suit? how would you work this out??
asked by Ronda 
Another Algebra (urgent!)
Find A if the graph of the equation Ax + 3y = 5 is parallel to the graph of 5x  2y = 4 I tried to solve the problem, but I couldn't really get a good answer. Thanks!
asked by Bella 
math
On a pool table, where along the potion of CD of the railing should you direct ball A so that it will bounce off CD and strike ball B? Assume that A obeys the law of reflection relative to the rail CD. AC= 15 CD= 30 BD= 10
asked by Sam 
language arts
what is a main verb?
asked by eze sleepy 
8th grade
i have a homework assignment i do not know how to do. i was out sick so i have not learned this. hear is the question......y varies directly as x. find the constant of variation and write an equation for the direct variation. question 1: y=15 when x=5
asked by gavyn 
math
Find the equation of the line With a slope of 2/3 that goes through the point (4, 5)
asked by Peter1 
Algebra (urgent!)
Let P be (3,7) and Q be (5,12) Find the point T on line segment PQ such that PT/TQ = 1/3 How would I go about solving this problem? Thank you so much!
asked by Bella 
math
what did they call the duck who became a test pilot
asked by jack 
6th grade science
how much thermal energy produced by burning gasoline is converted into kinetic energy?
asked by desteny 
math
Please help me. Thank you! I need help freshing my memory. How do you calculate the slope of a horizontal and a verticle line? I remember how to do a diagonal but that's it. Please and thank you.
asked by Amy 
Still Physics...
A 200 N/m, 5 m spring on a 20 degree incline is compressed 2.3 m and a 5 kg block is placed on it. If we neglect friction, how far up the incline will the block travel? How fast will it be traveling when it is 0.2 m up the incline?
asked by Phil 
Math
The following table gives the winning percentages of the top five coaches in NFL history. What fraction of his games has each coach won? Don Shula 0.676 George Halas 0.672
asked by Jan 
drama
do you know any good urban myth sites? please could you send me some links. thankyou.
asked by jo 
statistics
For a given level of significance, the critical value of Student's t increases as n increases.
asked by PAM 
9th grade
how many members are in the u.s house of representatives?
asked by crystal 
algebra II
Find the x and y intercepts: 3x + 4y = 8 8x – 5 =6y
asked by kate 
alegebra
a stone is thrown into a cylindrical water tank 2 feet in diameter, causing it to rise 1.5 inches. what is the volume of the stone?
asked by Rachael 
Research Writing
My topic is on Abortion and I am supposed to come up with a thesis statement. Create a thesis statement for your research paper. Abortion is one of the most controversial moral issues of our age. Although prochoice and prolife arguments centering on the
asked by Marleen 
Molly
What is a good definition for electricial charge? (I can't put in good words)
asked by Christopher 
Math
What makes a line an "undefined slope"?
asked by Angie 
algebra
Find the equation of the line With a slope of 3 that goes through the point (5, 1)
asked by kate 
social studies
What particular disadvantages might an island nation like Indonesia or Phillippines have in providing government services to the people?
asked by tammarashea 
Business Law
What is the source of the federal court system's authority?
asked by Jaslyn 
Algebra
Write the pointslope form of an equation for a line that passes through each point with the given slope. (2,2),m=3 This is one example, I'm not sure how to do this.
asked by Brooke 
calculus
Oh pardon me i meant to ask what is the antiderivative of square root x
asked by Barbara 
anne frank.
Is their a website that has a few of annes journal entries?
asked by cookie 
physics
sigh this is killing me here... ok rockets launch at 250 m/s @ an angle of 75.0 degrees. There's a mountain 2500m away from launch point that is 1800m high. There's a boat 610 m from the island. So i'm suppose to find out how much it'll clear the moutain
asked by physics 
accounting
Are condominiums taxable or exempt
asked by David 
Accounting
How does discounted cash flow differ from the other valuation methods?
asked by Jin 
English
I've always wondered when to use who and when to use whom. Do any writing teachers know? Thanks!
asked by Twilight lover 
government
define: a powerful government leader
asked by Frank 
2nd grade
Hi!Somebody can help me to make a sentence with this words? Chat Chip Them Then Ship Sheep Thank you very much!
asked by Cosmin 
csa
The great French historian Jules Michelet (17981874) sympathized with the French Middle Ages and with the Revolutionary epoch in France, yet he wrote his best work on the despotic French monarchy, which he despised.
asked by Anonymous 
4th grade science
what effect would too many hawks have on the ecosystem
asked by chris 
DDP
whhat is a geometric constraint?
asked by vero 
computer
What can be added to the microsoft surfaace computer to make it better.
asked by bobby 
math
Due to dwindling reserves of copper ore, the price of a 100foot spool of copper wire increased 20% this year to $144. What was the old price (last year's price) for a 100ft spool of wire? $130 $145 $120 $115
asked by Dawn 
Symbolism #2
A symbol that represents the following ideas. beauty (a red rose) wisdom (an owl) love evil Can someone help me with 'love' and 'evil' Can't seem to figure out what symbolizes them. Thank you very much.
asked by Larry 
Writing Essays
Im writing an essay and i have to include quotes with citations. if i wanted to include this quote: Dr. David M. Kent, founder of Lifestyle Lift, states, “It warms my heart to see two of our surgeons take part in such a noble cause." What would be the
asked by sylvia 
Physics
sigh this is killing me here... ok rockets launch at 250 m/s @ an angle of 75.0 degrees. There's a mountain 2500m away from launch point that is 1800m high. There's a boat 610 m from the island. So i'm suppose to find out how much it'll clear the moutain
asked by physics 
8th Grade Algebra:Radicals
{ this means means square root How do you solve these kind of radicals: 1. (5{14)*(3{2) 2. (4{2+2)*(3{31) Can someone show me how to do these correctly please ?
asked by Joy 
Hard Physics
A bullet train is traveling at 23.3 m/s when it approaches a slower train 47 meters ahead traveling in the same direction at 6.67 m/s. If the faster train begins decelerating at 2.1m/s^2 while the slower train continues at constant speed, how soon will
asked by Harold 
science
foot prints in rocks are called what/ it begins with an i.10 lettersthe other is GONE FOR GOOD it begins with e and has 10 letters we are studying fossils
asked by shere 
BIOLOGY
can someone explain how i would write an interpolation and extrapolation in a conclusion statement for a biology project? i don't know how to word it.
asked by SMITHly 
Italian 2
i need help. well, not really. i just need someone to proofread this paragraph and make sure its good/ no spelling errors and etc. thanks a lot  Io vorrò essere una farmacista. Perché è una buona professione e affinché potrò aiutare la gente
asked by Aryan 
Bobpursley+Chemistry
Hey Can you take a look at my previous post that you replied on.
asked by Chopsticks 
Physics
is physics neccessary for becoming a pharmacist or no? i searched the web and it says yes. so is it true?
asked by Aryan 
algebra II
Find the equation of the line With a slope of (1/3) that goes through the point (2, 4) With a slope of 3 that goes through the point (5, 1)
asked by kate 
Geography
My question is: How are the tribes of the Amazon and other rainforests affected by deforestation?
asked by Jamie 
8th grade
Find the equation of the line With a slope of (1/3) that goes through the point (2, 4) With a slope of 3 that goes through the point (5, 1)
asked by kate 
4th grade
what effect does an increase in average temperature have on the ecosystem
asked by chris 
Translation exam part 2 (from French into English)
Okay, here are the 10 isolated sentences (I was in a rush while translating them, ahem...). Thanks :) 1. According to a new study, going for four short walks every day might be healthier than a single long one. 2. In the face of it, the idea of projecting
asked by green_heart 
govt
in congress what is the number of seats in the house and how its determined
asked by m 
Japanese
Anybody know how to type Japanese? What system/program do i need?
asked by Ashley 
TAG. Math
How do I solve Radical square root. Such as 11 times the square root of 196 divided by 9 times the square root of 256
asked by Dakota 
7th grade
i don't get how to do circumference
asked by rylee 
HELLP!!!
Greatest Common Factor of 15 and 21
asked by soukhya 
What is the difference?
What is the difference between StudentTeaching and a Supervised Practicum?
asked by thea 
algebra 2
Please help! y=2x I need to find the inverse, and I am wonderingif the inverse is x= 2y or f1 = x/2????
asked by Betty 
Language of Health Care
How are the processes of blood clotting, immune response, allergic reaction, and hormone release interrelated?
asked by Patricia 
art
What does Renaissance mean?
asked by john 
french
fill in the blank with either the words ai,as,a,avons,avec,or ont Hamlima a dixsept ans et son frere. Ahmed  quinze ans.
asked by Spongebob 
Poem
is this a good poem title, and is it good. Broken Heart Pieces torn apart My heart is empty Nothing of compassion, or joy Just the pieces that were many Joined together to form As one as all Are now just two halfs They are very small Love, and careness Was
asked by Spongebob 
science
what effect does washing away of soil have on the ecosystem
asked by mike 
science
what effect does an increase in average temperature have on the ecosystem
asked by mike 
Translation exam (from French into English)
Hello! I'm a Frenchspeaking student and I had an English exam this morning. We had to translate a text and 10 isolated sentences from French into English. This is, more or less, what I wrote for the text. What do you think of it? If you don't mind, could
asked by green_heart 
siuxth grande academy
what is a color mixed with white
asked by tayler 
arithmetic
What is the answer of a subtraction sentence called?
asked by Kyanna 
Writing Lab
Ok....i have an essay to write about how Bilbo was underestimated in the book The Hobbit. I cant think of a title for my essay though...any ideas?
asked by Chris 
science
what are the 2 scales
asked by agatha 
history
what was the first movie to feature music
asked by lil mama 
Cultural Diversity
What are the current issues between Native Americans and the federal government? WHy do you think there is a connection?
asked by BLeighT 
college
Please help. I'm stuck. Solve: 20/5p+3/5q6/5p+14/5q Please show me the steps. Thank you
asked by Momsbubs 
Science
What Alkalis are there that i would find in my house for like cleaning ect and what is the strongest alkali. thankyou x
asked by Demi 
Math
How do you know whether an inequality, such as this,2c5
asked by Angie 
5th grade
how do you this problem.. 27x0x3=
asked by teanna 
french
could you check these? fill in the blanks with ai, as, a, avons, avec, and ont La famille Ghez  un bel appartement a Nice. Answer: a Leur appartement  six pieces. Answer: ont
asked by Spongebob 
science
what effect do hawks have on the ecosystem
asked by mike