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Psychology
Here is the scenario. -------------------------------------- Are Smarties as addictive as drugs? A new research study proves that Smarties, Canada’s favourite chocolate candy, are as addictive as cocaine. Cocaine is a psychedelic drug that is known to be highly addictive. To...

college algebra
Find Functions with Given Zeros √2, -√2, 3

College Algebra
-10-6i / -9+9i

College Algebra

8th grade English; Trouble with Television
The Trouble with Television Robert MacNeil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have lived ...

Biochem

College Algebra
Ozone occurs at all levels of Earth's atmosphere. The density of ozone varies both seasonally and latitudinally. At a given city, the density D(h) of ozone (in 10^−3cm/km) for altitudes h between 20 kilometers and 35 kilometers was determined experimentally. For the D(h...

College Algebra
Find the standard equation of a parabola that has a vertical axis and satisfies the given conditions. x-intercepts −2 and 8,highest point has y-coordinate 5

College Algebra
An object is projected vertically upward from the top of a building with an initial velocity of 112 ft/sec. Its distance s(t) in feet above the ground after t seconds is given by the equation s(t) = −16t^2 + 112t + 100. (a) Find its maximum distance above the ground. s(t...

College Algebra
graph linear equation Y=1/2x-3 and -x+2y=-6

College engineering
A prismatic bar has length L = 2m and a circular cross-section with diameter d = 50 mm. A tensile load is applied which causes thhe bar to extend by ∂ = 1.4 mm. a) Find the normal strain. b)If the elastic modulus is 200 GPa, find the applied aal tensile load P. I got ...

Psychology
1. Which of the following is NOT an empirical question? A. Are women more talkative than men? B. Is dieting an effective weight loss strategy? C. Should we prohibit cell phone use while driving? D. Does cognitive psychotherapy help depressed people? 2. The tendency to notice ...

College Math
An object is projected vertically upward with an initial velocity of v0 ft/sec, and its distance s(t) in feet above the ground after t seconds is given by the formula s(t) = −16t^2 + v0t. (a) If the object hits the ground after 8 seconds, find its initial velocity v0. v0...

College Algebra
If the point P is on the graph of a function f, find the corresponding point on the graph of the given function. P(4,9) y=1/3f(1/2x)-1

Math 201 ( Algebra)
A student has a number of \$40 dollar and \$80 dollar savings bonds to use for part of her expenses for college. The total value of the bonds is \$1000. There are 7 more \$40 bonds than \$80 bonds. How many of each type of bond does she have?

College Algebra
'rental miles: it cost 27.95 per day plus 0.15 per mile to rent a car. How many miles was a car driven that was rented for one day and had a rental bill of \$45.95?'

college algebra
how to solve equation in the real number system, x^4 +12x^3 +10x^2-9x+9x+22=0

college algebra
hw to solve equation in the real number system, x^4 +12x^3 +10x^2-9x+9x+22=0

College algebra
Use descartes rule of sign to determine the possible number of positive real zeros and possible number of negative 6x^5-6x^4+7x^3-8

college statistics
the math SAT scores for all students who applied to the school of engineering are normally distributed with M=629 and standard deviation of 60. the school of engineering has decided to accept those students whose scores fall in the top 15%. what is th minimum score an appliant...

college statistics
the average length of time required for students to complete a test in a an introductory statistics course is found to be 50 minutes with a standard deviation of 12 minutes. if students are allowed 80 minutes to complete the test , approximately what percentage of the students...

college math
1. A farmer has 1000 acres of land on which corn, wheat, or soybeans can be grown. He also knows that each acre of corn requires 5 days of labor and yields a profit of \$20. Each acre of wheat requires 9 days of labor and yields a profit of \$40. Each acre of soybeans requires ...

College physics
In this problem you will estimate the heat lost by a typical house, assuming that the temperature inside is T(in) = 20 degrees celcius and the temperature outside is T(out) = 0 degrees celcius. The walls have fiberglass insulation, which dominates the heat conduction ...

college statistics
how many ways can a 3 person committee be formed from 12 people

english
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...

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The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...

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The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...

Language Arts
The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...

North Central
Steven collected data from 20 college students on their emotional responses to classical music. Students listened to two 30-second segments from “The Collection from the Best of Classical Music.” After listening to a segment, the students rated it on a scale from 1 to 10, ...

STAT
1. In a study of the income of U.S. factory workers, a random sample of 100 workers shows a sample mean of \$35,000. Assume that the population standard deviation is \$4,500, and that the population is normally distributed. A) Compute the 90%, 95% and 99% confidence intervals ...

College chemistry
How much heat is transferred when freezing 520 grams of water at 0 degrees Celsius?

The Trouble with Television by Robert Mac Neil It is difficult to escape the influence of television. If you fit the statistical averages, by the age of 20 you will have been exposed to at least 20,000 hours of television. You can add 10,000 hours for each decade you have ...

College Chemistry
Please tell me what I did wrong on this problem: Given the equation Fe2O3(s)+3CO(g)→2Fe(s)+3CO2(g), Calculate the number of grams of CO that can react with 0.370kg of Fe2O3 Here's what I did: .370kg x 1000 = 370g of Fe2O3 370g/[(55.85 x 2) + (13 x 3)] = 2.32 mol 2.32 mol...

College Intermediate Algebra
(x-3)^2 + [10x-30] +24

college algebra
(x-3)^2+10x-30+24

College Intermediate Algebra
The base of a triangle is terms of x is 2x+4x+2 and the height is x2+3x-4. What is the area of the triangle. I need to know am if I'm on the right track Area=1/2(2x+4x+2) (x2+3x-4)

sociology
Mattie is a new sociology professor at the local college. During her first lecture, she noticed that some students were yawning. Based on her interpretation of the students yawning, Mattie has decided she is a boring teacher. This is an example of the process referred to as ...

college algebra
One isotope of holmium, 162Ho, has a half life of 22 minutes. The half-life of a second isotope, 164Ho, is 37 minutes. Starting with a sample containing equal amounts, find the ratio of the amounts of 162Ho to 164Ho after one hour. Rounded to three decimal

Career and education
Describe the educational background/training necessary for that career. For example: 2-year college degree, Bachelor’s degree, graduate degree. What post-secondary routes could you take to get to that career? For example: attend a 2-year community college and transfer to a 4...

College algebra
Assume that the situation described can be modeled by a linear equation. Use the given information to find the y=mx+b form of the equation of the line. Suppose that a sales person observes that if an item is priced at \$4 per item then 11 items are sold. If 9 items are sold for...

College Algebra
The average cost of a 1 minute commercial on a leading network channel was 146,000 in the fall of 1999. This was a 8% decrease from the the cost a year earlier. What was the cost of a 1 minute commercial on the channel in the fall of 1998?

college algebra
Using a phone card to make a long distance call costs a flat fee of \$0.80 plus \$0.33 per minute starting with the first minute. Write a function for the cost of a long distance call C(x) in terms of x minutes for this situation.

College Algebra
Suppose a major league baseball player has hit 7 home runs in the first 16 games, and he keeps up this pace throughout the 162-game season. (a) Express the number y of home runs in terms of the number x of games played. (b) How many home runs will the player hit for the season...

College Algebra
Find an equation of the line that is tangent to the circle x^2 + y^2 = 25 at the point P(−3, −4).

college algebra
There were 39,000 desktop publishing jobs in the United States in 2000. It has been projected that there will be 64,000 desktop publishing jobs in 2010. (a) Using the BLS data, find the number of desktop publishing jobs as a linear function of the year. N(t)= _____? (b) Using ...

College physics
When a 0.15 kg baseball is hit, it approaches the bat with a speed of 20 m/s and undergoes an elastic collision. (a) What is the impulse delivered to the bat by the ball? (b) If the baseball is in contact with the bat for 1.3 ms, what is the average force exerted by the bat on...

college algebra
A line has the equation y = 5x + 4.(a) This line has slope of ___________? (b) Any line parallel to this line has slope _________? (c) Any line perpendicular to this line has slope _______?

college algebra
There were 39,000 desktop publishing jobs in the United States in 2000. It has been projected that there will be 64,000 desktop publishing jobs in 2010. (a) Using the BLS data, find the number of desktop publishing jobs as a linear function of the year. N(t) = ________ (b) ...

Theories and issues in working with school-age chi
According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, which of the following is a false statement? A. Boys are more likely than girls to fail or drop out of school. B. When it comes to grades and homework, boys outperform girls in elementary, secondary, high school, ...

English
@ words : 1- curtail 2- devastate 3- digress 4- incentive 5- incorporate 6- indispensable 7- intermittent 8- rigor 9- squander 10-succumb Linda never had to work hard to make good grades in high school. But in college, where the ___(8)___ of course work were greater, she soon ...

Georgia Highlands college
Estimate the average force that a baseball pitcher's hand exerts on a 0.145-kg baseball as he throws a 39-m/s pitch. Assume the pitcher accelerates the ball through a distance of 3.0 m, from behind his body to where the ball is released and ignore the air resistance.

statisitcs
The combined math and verbal scores for students taking a national standardized examination for college admission is normally distributed with a mean of 560 and a standard deviation of 180. If a college requires a student to be in the top 40 % of students taking this test, ...

math
A college student is looking at her monthly checking account records. On September 1, 2008, her checking account held a balance of \$1,050. At the end of March 2009, her checking account held a balance of \$800. What is the monthly rate of change for the student’s checking ...

college algebra
A rental company purchases a truck for \$14,500. The truck requires an average cost of \$6.75 per day in maintenance. (a) Find a linear function that expresses the total cost C of owning the truck after t days. C(t) = 1

college algebra
The rate at which water evaporates from a certain reservoir depends on the air temperature. The table below shows the number of acre-feet (af) of water per day that evaporate from the reservoir for various temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit. Temperature, °F af 40 760 60 1600 ...

college algebra
A piece of pottery is removed from a kiln and allowed to cool in a controlled environment. The temperature (in degrees Fahrenheit) of the pottery after it is removed from the kiln is shown for various times (in minutes) in the following table. Time(min) Temperature (F) 15 2200...

San Bernardino valley college
The height of a triangle is 3 inches less than 5 times the length of its base. The area is 34 square inches. Find the length of the base and the height of the triangle.

COLLEGE PHYSICS
An internal explosion breaks an object, initially at rest, into two pieces. One piece (m1) is 1.5 times more massive than the other (m2). If 7500 J were released by the explosion, how much KE did each piece acquire?

English
Thank You Ms. Sue College English is harder then I thought and haven't had to ask just a few questions and I am running a 98 average

college Genetics
In tomatoes, tall(D) is dominant over dwarf (d) and smooth fruit(P) is dominant over pubescent fruit (p), which is covered with fine hairs. A farmer has two tall and smooth tomato plants, which we will call plant A and plant B. The farmer crosses plants A and B with the same ...

College Pysics
A sign hangs precariously from your prof's office door. Calculate the magnitude of the tension in string 1, if theta1 = 32.92o, theta2 = 54.99o, and the mass of the sign is 4.9 kg.

College Algebra 1
What is the interval notation for -4(x+9)^3(x-11)^4(x+6)>0

college algebra
find the zeros of f,f(x) = 2x2 + x − 21 x= ? larger value x= ? smaller value

college algeba
Given r(x) = 6x x + 8 ,find the following. r(−1)= __ r(-3)= __ r(1/2)= __ r(0.1)=__ r(10,000)=___

college algebra
A manufacturer produces a product at a cost of \$26.80 per unit. The manufacturer has a fixed cost of \$500.00 per day. Each unit retails for \$37.00. Let x represent the number of units produced in a 5-day period. Write the profit P as a function of x. (Hint: The profit function...

college algebra
A bus was purchased for \$80,000. Assuming the bus depreciates at a rate of \$6,000 per year (straight-line depreciation) for the first 10 years, write the value v of the bus as a function of the time t (measured in years) for 0 ¡Ü t ¡Ü 10. v(t)= _____

College Algebra (Word Problem)
A rectangular eld is to be fenced o along the bank of a river; no fence is required along the bank of the river. The material for the fence costs 8 dollars per running foot for the two ends and 16 dollars per running foot for the side parallel to the river. If the area of the...

college chemistry
When a 5.00-g sample of KCN is dissolved in water in a calorimeter that has a total heat capacity of 2.642 kJ·K–1, the temperature decreases by 0.340 K. Calculate the molar heat of solution of KCN.

PHYSICS 1301 (COLLEGE)
As shown in the figure below, two masses m1 = 4.10 kg and m2 which has a mass 50.0% that of m1, are attached to a cord of negligible mass which passes over a frictionless pulley also of negligible mass. If m1 and m2 start from rest, after they have each traveled a distance h...

PHYSICS 1301 (COLLEGE)
A box of unknown mass is sliding with an initial speed vi = 5.10 m/s across a horizontal frictionless warehouse floor when it encounters a rough section of flooring d = 4.20 m long. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the rough section of flooring and the box is 0.100...

Language arts
Which of the following exoresses a main idea from "Always to Remember"? A. Maya Ying Lin was a talented and smart college student who became a designer. B. Maya Ying Lin's family life, travel ecperiences, and education provided er a background necessary for a winning design. C...

Algebra
From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 45 students own ipods, 45 owned cars and 25 owned both cars and ipods. How man students owned either a car or an ipod (but not both) and how many do not own either a car or an ipod?

statistics
A college student takes a standardized test and scores a 163. If the mean is 155 and the standard deviation is 7, what is the student’s percentile rank? (Assume a normal distribution.)

college physics
two billiard balls of equal mass undergo a perfectly elastic collision. if the speed of one ball was initially 5.72 m/s and the other 1.64 m/s. what will their speeds be after the collision

Statisitics
Identify the population, and the sample in each of the following: A small college has 275 tenured full and associate professors. Twenty professors are randomly chosen to take part in a survey about the incorporation of technology into their teaching approach. A survey of 1023 ...

vocabulary help
When the realtor realized that there was a large dent in the floor, he tried to __________ cover it before the potential buyers noticed it. flagrantly ostensibly (my answer) surreptitiously latently Choose the word that best completes the sentence. After traffic made them late...

math college algebra
lynne is 24 years old. lynne is twice as old as jean was when lynne is as old as jean is now. how old is jean ?

Pre-Cal
The prerequisite for Statistics is precalculus. College of Nursing students (only) are eligible to have the prereq waived. What does waived means?

Finance
As a college student, you probably receive many credit card offers in the mail. Consider these two offers. The first card charges a 17 percent APR. An examination of the footnotes reveals that this card compounds monthly. The second credit card charges 16.25 percent APR and ...

College Physics 1401
The Space Shuttle travels at a speed of about 7.60 103 m/s. The blink of an astronaut's eye lasts about 100 ms. How many football fields (length = 91.4 m) does the Shuttle cover in the blink of an eye?

College Chemistry lab
How do I Calculate the concentration of iron(lll) with absorbance measurement. Wavelength is 480nm, solution is 1 ml FeCl3 : 9ml HCl, absorption is .250A, concentration of stock FeCl3 solution is 0.00050M and stock HCl solution is 2.0M. I not sure how to use beer's law to find...

College Physics
Two crates are connected by a massless rope that passes over a pulley. If the crates have mass 33 kg and 82 kg, find their acceleration. If the system begins at rest, with the more massive crate a distance 12 m above the floor, how long does it take for the more massive crate ...

College Physics
A hockey puck is sliding down an inclined plane with angle θ = 12.4° as shown in the figure below. If the puck is moving with a constant speed, what is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the puck and the plane?

College Physics
There are two forces acting on an object. One force has a magnitude of 35 N and is directed along the +x axis. The other force has a magnitude of 20 N and is directed along the +y axis. What is the direction of the acceleration of the object? Express your answer by giving the ...

College Physics
A skier is traveling at a speed of 39.7 m/s when she reaches the base of a frictionless ski hill. This hill makes an angle of 14° with the horizontal. She then coasts up the hill as far as possible. What height (measured vertically above the base of the hill) does she reach?

College Math
5) A landscaper wants to make a small planter and surround it with edging material for a client. She is deciding between two designs. Design 1: A square planter Design 2: A circular planter Edging material costs \$4 per ft. for the straight variety which she would use for ...

college intermediate
In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology but not Spanish?

College Algebra
When MyKing Burgers charges a price p dollars for one of its burgers, its revenue in dollars is given by R(p) = −200p(p − 10) For what prices does the company have no revenue? for this problem do i set the equation at 0=-200p(p-10) and solve from there?

Math College (Algebra)
How to solve this system? x + [(3x-y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 3 y - [(x+3y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 0

College Algebra
How to find the values of x,y and z and to show the condition stated below? 2yz + zx − 5xy = 2 yz − zx + 2xy = 1 yz − 2zx + 6xy = 3 Show that xyz = ±6 and find all possible values of x, y and z.

College Algebra
How to solve this system? x + [(3x-y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 3 y - [(x+3y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 0

College Algebra
Solve for x in terms of the other symbols: rsx^2 + s^2 x + rtx + st = 0

College Physics
A 0.300-kg ice puck, moving east with a speed of 5.86m/s , has a head-on collision with a 0.990-kg puck initially at rest. Assume that the collision is perfectly elastic. What is the speed of the 0.300-kg puck after the collision? What ise the speed of the 0.990-kg puck after ...

College chemistry
What is the volume in milliliters of 0.1069 M Cr2O72- required to react with 252.4 mL of 0.08013 M Cl- according to the reaction below? 6 Cl-(aq) + Cr2O72-(aq) + 14 H+(aq) ® 3 Cl2(g) + 2 Cr3+(aq) + 7 H2O(l)

Algebra

College question
I'm a high school senior and I'm planning on applying to SBU. I have a 4.0 gpa, a 1690 on the SAT(am going to retake), a 24 on the ACT, took 3 AP classes and am currently taking 2 more, part of National Honor Society, in the top 5% of my school, have an advanced regents ...

College Math
A block with a mass of m = 31 kg rests on a frictionless surface and is subject to two forces acting on it. The first force is directed in the negative x-direction with a magnitude of F1 = 11 N. The second has a magnitude of F2 = 22.75 N and acts on the body at an angle θ...

College Science
A chandelier is suspended by two identical, vertical chains side by side. The chandelier's mass is m = 5.3 kg. A. If the tension in one chain is represented by T, write an expression for this tension in terms of m and g, the gravitational acceleration on the Earth's surface. ...

English
I can't find on the web how to quote an article from the New York Times that appeared on the web--the catch is it has a column name This is the info: Title: Is College Worth It? Clearly New Data Say Author: David Leonhardt Column Name: The Upshot Publication date: May 27, 2014...

College chem
what is the empirical formular of the following compound: 0.142 g phosphorus with 0.436 g of fluorine.