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chemistry, physics
How would you be able to utilize a calorimeter to determine the specific heat of substance that has a lower density than water?

maths
The half-life of lead is 22 years. How long will it take for a sample of this substance to decay to 80% of its original amount

Algebra
Use the formula pH = −log[H^+] 9.. The hydrogen ion concentration of a substance is 4.3*10^-6 × moles per liter.Find the pH. Round to the nearest tenth. 10. Find the hydrogen ion concentration of a solution whose pH is 5.3.

7th Math
I previously posted this today at 5:39 am and I am reposting this because I don't want this to be buried with other unanswered questions and I realized this was the wrong subject. Please check the 2 questions/problems along with my answers. Thank you tutors. Writing Ratios 1. ...

Algebra
Please check the questions/problems along with my answers. Thank you tutors. Writing Ratios 1. Top-of-the-line monster masks are made of rubbery silicone, using a liquid silicone base and a catalyst (substance that speeds up a chemical reaction) in a ratio of 1 to 1. What is ...

Algebra 2
A radioactive substance decays at a rate of y = ae^-0.1483t, where t in in hours. Find the half-life of the substance. How do I solve this problem if I am only given the constant.

Chemistry
A substance undergoes a first-order decomposition. After 40.0 min at 500 degrees C, only 12.5% of the original sample remains. What is the half-life of the decomposition? If the original sample weighted 243 g, how much would remain after 2 hours?

chemistry
Two substance have the same mass and are both initially at 15.0 C. They both absorb 110 J energy. Which substance will have the higher temperature, the one with the higher or lower specific heat? Explain

chemistry
How do you work out the pKa of a substance from the titration curve that has two equivalence points?

1. The functions of the respiratory system are (select all that apply) A. to pump blood to your body B. to deliver oxygen to the body C. to remove carbon dioxide from the body D. to absorb nutrients 2. The dome-shaped muscle that lies below the lungs and is important in the ...

Calculus
The amount remaining of a radioactive substance after t hours is given by A(t) = 100ekt. After 12 hours, the initial amount has decreased by 4%. How much remains after 48 hours? What is the half-life of the substance?

Pre-calculus
Initially 600 milligrams of a radioactive substance was present. After 7 hours the mass had decreased by 3%. Construct an exponential model A(t) = A0ekt for the amount remaining of the decaying substance after t hours. Find the amount remaining after 24 hours.

Physical sciences
Should 20 g of aluminium be mixed with 65 g of iron oxide and ignited, which substance will be the limiting reagent?

P.E/Health
1. When consuming fats the healthiest choice is foods high in? A. saturated fats B. unsaturated fats * C. trans fat D. cholesterol 2. The body's main energy source should come from what essential nutrient? A. protein B. fat C. carbohydrate*** D. minerals 3. The essential ...

Physics
Using the data in the table below,determine how many calories are needed to change 100g of solid x at 10degrees celcious to a vapour at 210degrees celcious:thermodynamic constants for substance x: heat of fusion 40,0cal/g heat of vaporization 150,0cal/g melting point 10,0'c ...

Pre Calculus 1
thirty percent of a radioactive substance decays in four years. assuming the decay is exponential, find the half life of the substance. the beginning of 1975 the population of a country was 40 million and growing at a rate of 3% per year. Assume that the growth is exponential...

Chemistry
A 0.120 g sample of a diprotic acid of unknown molar mass is dissolved in water and titrated with 0.1218 M NaOH. The equivalence point is reached after adding 12.4 mL of base. What is the molar mass of the unknown substance?

Chemistry
Calculate the standard enthalpy change for the reaction 2A+B⇌2C+2D Use the following data: Substance ΔH∘f (kJ/mol) A -251 B -403 C 213 D -511 My thoughts: [(2)(-511)+(213)(2)]-[(2)(-251)+(-403)]=​309kJ (but apparently that is not the correct answer) What...

Chemistry Dr. BOB
In many residential water systems, the aqueous Fe3+ concentration is high enough to stain sinks and turn drinking water light brown. The iron content is analyzed by first reducing the Fe3+ to Fe2+ and then titrating with MnO4- in acidic solution. Fe2+(aq) + MnO4-(aq) ? Mn2+(aq...

math
In a science experiment, the temperature of a substance is changed from 42°F to -54°F at an average rate of -12 degrees per hour. Over how many hours does the change take place? **Write as an expression and solve THANK YOU!

AP Chemistry
Hey guys! I have answers, but am confused. Please and thanks for any help! A) Which of the following is false? 1.A spontaneous change occurs by itself without assistance. 2.The greater the statistical probability of a state, the greater is its entropy. 3.A non-spontaneous ...

Chemistry
Oganic solvents are not suited to be heated with one of the followings: Oil Bath Electric hot plate Water bath Bunsen burner flame 2 Which of the following is not an inflammable liquid ? Water Ethanol Kerosine Benzene 3 These are some safety precausions necessary in a ...

Chemistry
an object with a mass of 24g and a volume of 32ml is most likely what substance

chemistry
Can a substance,that cannot be electrolysed,conduct electricity?Why?

math with application
If 12 % of a radioactive substance decays in 7 hours, what is the half-life of the substance? Carry out all calculations exactly, then round the final answer to three decimal places. The half life is what hours?

science
is tap water a pure substance..?

English Comp.
(1) After Sean was arrested for breaking into a pawnshop, I began to wonder. (2) Why did some kids from my neighborhood end up in trouble while most of us didn't? (3) I started out with a question: What causes young people to make bad choices? (4) Now, after two years of ...

phyical science
Which of the following is NOT a pure substance? A. milk B. oxygen C. water D. carbon dioxide

Organic Chemistry
Simple Distillation: What is the molar composition of the vapor in equilibrium with a boiling liquid that has a composition of 60% A and 40% B? I know that the vapor should be richer in the lower-boiling substance, which is A in this case. And: If a sample of the vapor has the...

Science
The half life of Uranium-238 against alpha decay is 4.5*10^9 years.Calculate the number of disintegrations taking place in 1gm of the substance.

Chemistry
A certain substance undergoes decomposition by a first-order reaction which has equal to 30.0 minutes. If the initial concentration of the substance is 1.28 mol/liter, what will its concentration be after 2.50 hours? 1. 0.36 M 2. 0.040 M 3. -0.32 M 4. 0.020 M 5. 0.16 M 6. None...

chemistry
consider the following reaction Ca + 2HCI CaCl2 +h2 identify the substance that is oxidized identify the substance that is reduced identify that is oxidizing agent identify the reducing agent

Chemistry
4.760 g of a substance (containing only C, H, and O) is burned in a combustion analysis apparatus. The mass of CO2 produced is 1.276×101 g, and the mass of H2O produced is 3.134 g. What is the empirical formula of the compound? I keep getting CH5O2, which is incorrect!

chemistry
Predict which pure substance has the following chemical and physical properties: white solid at room temperature, high melting point, soluble in water, highly conductive when dissolved in water, reactive with acids, and high pH. A) zinc oxide B) sodium hydroxide C) molecular ...

Government
I don't know im just confused how this question relates to government. Which of the following would a political party consider a “quality” candidate for national office? Question 3 options: A) An unknown mayor from Alaska. B) A self-employed computer hacker. C) A reality ...

Chemistry
Suppose water contained some harmful volatile substance. How could you easily remove the volatile substance in a laboratory?

Algebra
Each ounce of a substance A supplies 2% of the nutrition a patient needs. Substance B supplies 10% of the required nutrition per ounce, and substance C supplies 16% of the required nutrition per ounce. If digestive restrictions require that substances A and C be given in equal...

Algebra
If 18g of a radioactive substance are present initially and 8 yr later only 9 g remain, how much of the substance will be present after 20 yr?

Chemistry 2
Given the following information at 25C, calculate G at 25 degrees Celsius 2A(g)  B(g) ±£ 3C(g) Substance Hf  (kJ/mol) S(J/molK) A(g) 191 244 B(g) 70.8 300 C(g) -197 164 a. -956 kJ b. 956 kJ c. 346 kJ d. 346 kJ e. -1.03 * 10^3 kJ

Chemistry Help!
When C2H4O2 burns in oxygen, the products are carbon dioxide and water. How many grams of water are obtained from burning 4.76 g of this substance? How would I solve this problem?

ME
Problem 3: Consider water as the substance. (a) Find the specific internal energy (Btu/lbm) when T = 500F and P = 375 psia (b) Find the pressure (psia) when T = 500F and v = 0.02024 ft3/lbm (c) Find the specific volume (ft3/lbm) when T = 500F and h = ...

Biology
Substance X is converted to substance Y in a chemical reaction. What role would a catalyst play in this scenario? A. It would increase the solubility of substance X into the solvent needed to speed up the reaction. B. It would speed up the reaction by becoming part of the ...

chemistry
Oganic solvents are not suited to be heated with one of the followings: Oil Bath Electric hot plate Water bath Bunsen burner flame 2 Which of the following is not an inflammable liquid ? Water Ethanol Kerosine Benzene 3 These are some safety precausions necessary in a ...

chemistry
1 In the reaction of potassium permanganate and iron salt in acidic medium, how many moles of manganese reacted with iron? 2 moles of Mn with 1 mole of Fe 1 mole of Mn with 5 moles of Fe 1 mole of Mn reacts with 1 mole of Fe 5 moles of Mn reacts with 1 mole 2 Which of the ...

chemistry
When chemicals pour on the skin, the laboratory first aid is to ---------------. Apply 1% sodium carbonate Apply 1% boric acid solution Flush the eye with a copious amount of clean lukewarm running water Wash with soap and warm water 2 For cut sustained in the laboratory ...

College Chemistry
A 43.70 g sample of a substance is initially at 24.7 °C. After absorbing 1757 J of heat, the temperature of the substance is 120.5 °C. What is the specific heat (c) of the substance?

Chemistry2
A student pours 200 grams of methanol, a flammable substance into the sink. Another student causes the bad situation to get evern worse by dropping a lit match into the sink. The methanol burns completely with 300 grams of oxygen from the air. What mass, in grams, is converted...

life orientation
Examine how each of the following are responsible for road accidents and propose practical solutions by the community to the competence of the drivers,substance abuse,pedestrians,cyclists and livestock

Chem
A carless chemistry student pours 200 grams of methanol, a flammable substance into the sink. Another careless chemistry student causes the bad situation to get even worse by dropping a lit match into the sink. The metanol burns completely with 300 grams of oxygen from the air...

science
the spectator ions of all substance that are soluble of the reaction

math calculus
Find the half-life (in hours) of a radioactive substance that is reduced by 30 percent in 40 hours.

Chemistry
What can be said about a substance with a triple point above 1atm 1) The liquid state of the substance cannot exist. 2) The gaseous state at 1 atm pressure cannot be condensed to the solid at the triple point temperature. 3) The melting point of the solid must be greater than ...

physics
A person hammered a 0.5 kg something (substance ) with a hammer that its weight is 2.5 kg , with the velocity 65 m /s ,, if one third of the hammer's energy turn into the internal energy to both of the substance and the hammer , then what is the change (increasing ) internal ...

chemistry
1 A metal X that raects with metal Y in a solution of Y but does not react with Z in a solution of Z means that --------------. Metal Y is the least reactive Metal X is the least reactive Metal Z is the least reactive Metal Y and metal Z have equal reactivity 2 Oxidation can ...

chemistry
1 In the reaction of potassium permanganate and iron salt in acidic medium, how many moles of manganese reacted with iron? 2 moles of Mn with 1 mole of Fe 1 mole of Mn with 5 moles of Fe 1 mole of Mn reacts with 1 mole of Fe 5 moles of Mn reacts with 1 mole 2 Which of the ...

chemisrty
1 When chemicals pour on the skin, the laboratory first aid is to ---------------. Apply 1% sodium carbonate Apply 1% boric acid solution Flush the eye with a copious amount of clean lukewarm running water Wash with soap and warm water 2 For cut sustained in the laboratory ...

Physics
The relative density of a solid is 6.5. Find (1)the mass of a solid substance cube of side 20cm. (2) the volume of the substance if the mass is 1.3kg

College Algebra
A radioactive substance decays in such a way that the amount of mass remaining after t days is given by the function m(t) = 9e−0.012t b) How much of the mass remains after 49 days? (Round your answer to one decimal place.)

Math
the half life of a radioactive substance is one day. You have 100 grams. how much of the substance would be left after a week?

College Algebra
A radioactive substance decays in such a way that the amount of mass remaining after t days is given by the function m(t) = 9e−0.012t where m(t) is measured in kilograms. (a) Find the mass at time t = 0.

science
water has a density of 1.0 g/ml, and a test liquid has a density of 1.1 g/ml. If you pour equal portions of the two liquids into a cup,what will happen(assuming that the substance do not mix or create a chemical reaction

Science
36kg of some material undergoes a process in a piston-cylinder apparatus starting with an initial volume of .057m^3 and pressure of 680kPa. The final volume is twice the initial. Compute the work done by the substance for the following processes: (a) Pressure times volume is ...

calculus
The rate of decay in the mass, M, of a radioactive substance is given by the differential equation dM dt equals negative 1 times k times M, where k is a positive constant. If the initial mass was 100g, then find the expression for the mass, M, at any time t.

chemistry
Consider the following reagents: zinc, copper, mercury (density: 13.6 g/mL), silver nitrate solution, nitric acid solution. a. Given a 500-mL Erlenmeyer flask and a balloon can you combine two or more of the foregoing reagents to initiate a chemical reaction that will inflate ...

pre calculus
32% of a particular radioactive substance disappears in 227 years. Part 1: Find the decay constant. Your answer must be correct to five decimal places. Part 2: Determine the time T in years required for 93% of the substance to disapper. Your answer must be correct to two ...

Science
A scientist has noted a possible relationship between a certain chemical substance found in fish and the occurrence of kidney failure in humans. Which of the following preliminary steps should the scientist take before conducting a controlled experiment? A. Establish a cause ...

Chemisrty
Calculate the grams of substance from the moles of substance given.... 2 moles C6H10O5. Please help I am lost!

Chemistry
Equilibrium constants at 25 ∘C are Substance Kc Value of Kc CaCO3 Ksp 4.5×10−9 H2CO3 Ka1 4.3×10−7 Ka2 5.6×10−11 What is the molar solubility of marble (i.e., [Ca2+] in a saturated solution) in acid rainwater, for which pH=4.20?

statistics
twelve different vTideo games showing substance use were observed and the duration times of game play (in seconds) are listed below. The design of the study justifies the assumption that the sample can be treated as a simple random sample. Use the sample data to construct a 95...

physics
Two bars of identical mass are at 29 °C. One is made from glass and the other from another substance. The specific heat capacity of glass is 840 J/(kg · C°). When identical amounts of heat are supplied to each, the glass bar reaches a temperature of 92 °C, while the other ...

Science
What is the density of a substance with a mass of 0.0450 kg and a volume of 26.4 ml

chemistry
is the formation of an aqueous solution with water, a physical or chemical property? physical..... because the substance doesn't change.....

Chemistry
NCl3, SiCl4, AsCl3, SCl2, PCl3 order them in terms of increasing bond polarity NCl3<SCl2<PCl3<SiCl4<AsCl3 this Is what I have it says "Your answer appears to contain an incorrect substance" I don't see any incorrect substances unless I'm blind??

chemistry
Describe the difference in intermolecular forces between the two molecules. How does this affect the properties of the substance first one molecule is made up of H3C,OH,CH3, and another CH3. The second molecule is made up of H3C,O,OH3, and CH3.

english
She attributed his shallowness to his luxurious upbringing, in which material comforts like fine clothes and large homes nurtured his sense of privilege. Which of the following is the meaning of "material" as used in the sentence above? A. The substance from which something is...

c programming , computer science
1-Write a program that determines the day number (1 to 366) in a year for a date that provided as input data. As an example, January 1, 1994, is day 1. December 31, 1994, is day 365. December 31, 1996, is day 366, since 1996 is a leap year. A year is a leap year if it is ...

Chemistry (Molarity)
Indicate the concentration of each ion or molecule present: a mixture of 48.0 mL of 0.11 M KClO3 and 28.0 mL of 0.29 M Na2SO4. Assume the volumes are additive. a) [K+] b) [ClO3-] c) [SO42-] d) [Na+] We haven't taken notes on this particular type of problem yet and I can't find...

P.E.
___________________ is when the brain develops a chemical need for a substance Intoxication*** Withdraw Detoxification Dependence

Math
ack's science teacher gave each student in his class 15.0 grams of an unknown substance to identify. Each student was required to verify the mass of their substance by taking four measurements. Which of Zack's measurement was the most accurate of the four recorded?

Chemistry
66.9 g of a substance X dissolves in enough water to make 0.428 L of a 0.68 M solution. Calculate the molar mass of X in g/mol.

Heat and property matter
What is the specific heat of a substance at its boiling point or melting point

science-chemistry
if 1g of carbon dioxide is bubbled into 100g of a calcium hydroxide solution in a flask. what is the total mass of substance in the flask after the reaction is complete?

science
if 1g of carbon dioxide is bubbled into 100g of a calcium hydroxide solution in a flask. what is the total mass of substance in the flask after the reaction is complete?

physics
1 The specific heat of a substance at its boiling point or melting point Is 0 Is infinity Is negative lies between 0 and 1 2 A unit mass of solid converted to liquid at its melting point. Heat is required for this process is Specific heat Latent heat of vaporization Latent ...

Algebra
5. The local soccer team won the championship a several years ago, and since then, ticket prices have been increasing \$20 per year. The year they won the championship, tickets were \$50. Write a recursive formula for a sequence that will model ticket prices. Is the sequence ...

chemistry
A solution of a substance was spotted at a distance 0.5cm from the base of a 20cm long chromatographic plate.Upon elution,the solvent front got to a place 0.5cm from the top of the plate.If the component moves half way up the 20cm plate,calculate its Retention factor value.(...

physics
1 The specific heat of a substance at its boiling point or melting point Is 0 Is infinity Is negative lies between 0 and 1 2 A unit mass of solid converted to liquid at its melting point. Heat is required for this process is Specific heat Latent heat of vaporization Latent ...

english
Identify the complements in the following sentences. Then, tell whether each complement is a predicate nominative, a predicate adjective, a direct object, or an indirect object. If a sentence does not contain a complement, write no complement. [1] My brother made Mom a ...

chemistry
What must be true for a substance to dissolve in water? A. The entropy term must be positive. B. The enthalpy and entropy terms must combine for a favored reaction. C. The free energy change of dissolving must be positive. D. The energy required to break bonds apart must be ...

Science
1. What do bone marrow (the soft connective tissue that fills the internal spaces in bone) and the dermis (layer of the skin under the epidermis and over the hypodermis) have in common? (1 point) • They are both sites of new cell formation. • They both contain or are ...

history
Can you edit my editorial for grammar punctuation, spelling etc? Samantha Witkowski CHC 2D Mrs. Buyers April, 4, 2015 Aboriginal Opinion Editorial On going years of mistreatment to Aboriginals have been heavily weighed and debated amongst the Canadian government. This ...

algebra
A radioactive substance decays according to the formula A=A0e^kt where A0 is the initial amount of substance (in grams) A is the amount of substance(in grams) after t years k is a constant The half-life of the substance is 10 years.If we begin with 20g of the substance,how ...

Please read the following excerpt from an essay, and answer the question that follows. After Sean was arrested for breaking into a pawnshop, I began to wonder. Why did some kids from my neighborhood end up in trouble while most of us didn't? I started out with a question: What...

Calculus
A certain magical substance that is used to make solid magical spheres costs \$800 per cubic foot. The power of a magical sphere depends on its surface area, and a magical sphere can be sold for \$20 per square foot of surface area. If you are manufacturing such a sphere, what ...

Pschology 202
1. David is somewhat afraid of flying. When he is required to travel on business, he prefers to take a train or drive if the distance is short enough that he can arrive on schedule. However, if the distance is long and driving does not make sense, he will fly because he does ...

Chemistry
For the substance SO2F2(g), ΔHºf = -858 kJ mol-1 and the S-F bond, 308.0 kJ mol-1 Determine the average S=O bond energy in SO2F2 in units of kJ. Is my answer right, if so how do I convert this to kJ? x= S=O bond -858= 2(308) + 2(x) -737kJ/mol

physics
Calculate the net charge on a substance consisting of a combination of 6.7 ✕ 10^13 protons and 3.0 ✕ 10^13 electrons.

chem
When 0.5mol of a certain ionic substance is dissolved in 1.0kg of water, the freezing point of the resulting solution is -3.72 ∘ C .(Freezing point depression of water is -1.86 kgwater molsoluteparticles ). How many ions does the substance give when it dissolves?

Calculus
Santr 109 (a fictitious substance) decays by about 6% every day. How much of a 84 pound sample remains after: (a) 7 days (b) 3 weeks (b) 48 days

Science Help
Which of the following carries blood to every part of the body? (1 point) blood vessels the heart lymph nodes the ventricles 7. Nutrients and oxygen diffuse into body cells from ______. (1 point) arteries the aorta capillaries veins 8. The leading cause of death in humans is ...

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