# Posts by Beth

Total # Posts: 855

geometry & measurement
jose wants to buy a new tv that will fit the opening of his entertainment center. the height of the opening in his entertainment center is 27 inches. usually, the opening of an entertainment center has a width-to-height ratio of 4:3. what is the diagonal measurement of the ...

science
what is O2??

STATISTICS
The seeds of the garden pea are either yellow or green. A certain cross between pea plants produces progeny in the ratio 3 yellow:1 green. If four randomly chosen progeny of such a cross are examined, what is the probability that: a)3 are yellow and 1 is green b)all 4 are ...

Spanish very confused.
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English
Can someone tell me the physical and character traits of these characters in A Raisin in the Sun: Lena, Walter, Beneatha, Ruth, George Murchinson, and Joseph Assaigal?

algebra
find slope of any parallel line through points (9,6) and (1,2)

african american hist.
what is the former slave that traveled the contry to speak out against slavery

Pre-Algabra
Making a pie chart,, can't figure out how to change from percent to degree. can someone help

Math
To determine if 3417 is prime, you would have to try dividing 3417 by every whole number less than 3416. True or false and how did you get the answer

Math
How did you get this answer I have been pondering over it for 2 days. You are a genius. Thanks

Math
(2.3x 10(exp-8))x (3.77x 10(exp-7)

Literature
I need help how Edwards answered the following questions in "Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God." 1. Is it enough to lead a good and decent life? Why? 2. Is it enough to believe in God? Why? 3. What role does having a good physical constitution play in salvation? ...

COM 125
What is the difference between a hard copy resume and an online distribution?

Com 125
The purpose of this assignment is for students to create résumés for hardcopy and online distribution as well as a job-application letter to accompany one of the résumés. Students will also determine the differences between these two kinds of r&...

powerpoint
Go to View, Header and Footer, there will be a box for Footer, type in what you want there, and press Apply, or Apply All if you want the footer on every sheet.

Physics
When is your weight normal, higher, or lower while moving up and down in an elevator?

women studies
Hello, I need help in finding some answers to this question? How are families both places of comfort, security, and nurture, and at the same time places of domination, conflict, and violence. Thanks

science
Hello, need help finding this answer to this question. What is the hydrolic cycle and how does it work?

science
Hello, need help finding this answer for this question? Why are mudslides mainly limited to dry environments? Thanks

Physical Scinece
an exact quantity people use for comparison

Physical Science
Here's a question from my homework that I have no idea where to even beging with it. A European "weighs" 100 kg on Earth. a. What is his mass on Earth? b. What is his weight on Earth? c. What is his mass on the moon where the acceleration due to gravity is 1/6 ...

Physical Science
This is the question in my homework: In orbiting the Earth, what kind of motion is it, uniformly velocity, uniformly accelerated or non-uniformly accelerated motion? I have searched for almost an hour on the internet in any variety of those terms I could think of, and I still ...

Physical Science
In the equation length = t^2 * g/(2PI)^2, what do the symbols ^, *, and / represent?

Physical Science
In the above equation(length=t^2 * g/(2PI)^2), what do the symbols ^ and * represent? (Sorry, but this is my first semester back at college after ten years of being a stay-at-home mom, so I'm VERY rusty on a lot of areas.)

Physical Science
My homework is to do some exercises on the Foucault Pendulum. I'm stuck on several of the problems. One is to find the approximate angle of rotation of the earth in one day at our latititue, which is 39.9. I found the equation n = 360 sin of latitude, but I have no idea ...

Math
Find out how many inches are in a square foot and then multiply that by 385.

physics
Also I needed help finding the electric field at the position of the test charge!

physics
A test charge (q=-5uC) lies between two positive charges: 3cm from a 2uC positive charge, and 2 cm from a 3uC positive charge. Find the force and direction (in newtons) on the test charge. I know I have to use Coulomb's law: so: F = KQ/r^2 = 8.99e9*2e-6/.03^2 F = 8.99e9*3e...

Science
My physical science class is doing an experiment on the mass of pennies. I hypothesized that newer pennies would have less mass because cheaper materials are being used. I found that before 1982, pennies were made from 95% copper/5% zinc, and after 1982 from 99.2% zinc/0.8% ...

calculus-rate problem
A conical tank (with vertex down) is 10 feet acros the top and 12 feet deep. If water is flowing into the tank at a rate of 10 cubic feet per minute, find the rate of change of the depth of the water when the water is 8 feet deep.

grammar
in the sentence Jack told me. Is me the direct object or the indirect object? I am confused b/c I could say Jack told the secret to me. TIA!

Math
I need to find the value of x. 5(x-4) = 3(x+8) Trying to help my niece and haven't done this stuff for 20 years. :) 5(x-4) = 3(x+8) 5x - 20 = 3x + 24 5x - 3x = 20 + 24 2x = 44 x = 22 I hope this brings back the algebra you studied 20 years ago. :-) By the way -- to check ...

Biology
I'm looking for an explanation of the clotting cascade. It is supposed to be complete, but not 5 pages long! I put "clotting cascade" into Google search and received a wealth of information. Check these out. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=...

chemistry
write the formula for potassium chloride. KCl thanx, but i gave you the wrong one. we're studying acids and bases, and so it's actually hypobromous acid. HBrO

physics
A friend in a spaceship travels past you at a high speed. He tells you that his ship is 20m long and that the identical ship you are sitting in is 19m long. According to your observations, (a) how long is your ship?? (B) how long is his ship?? (c) what is the speed of your ...

physics
A box is cubical with sides of proper lengths L1=L2=L3=2.0m when viewed in it own rest frame. If this block moves parallel to one of its edges with a speed of 0.80c past an observer, (a) What shape does it appear to have to this observer, and (b) What is the length of each ...

physics
A person has far points 8.44cm from the right eye and 12.2cm from the left eye. WRite a presciption for the powers of the corrective lenses. Please help i tried to read to book and my notes but it doesnt show how to do this problem. http://www.owlnet.rice.edu/~phys126/Labs/...

Algebra

science
Why don't perfect convection currents reach the North Pole from the equator? Land masses and other currents interfere.

Punctuation
I need to be sure that I punctuated these sentences properly. Each group emphasizes on a particular punctuation mark. Punctuation within Sentences—Colon 1.

Spanish
how do you say book,desk, pen, pencil, notebook, folder, paper and book in spanish?

If a=1, b=2, c=3, d=4, e=5, f=6 I need to find any combination of these letters that creates a number value more than 30. you can use the letters as many times as you need to. so far I can only think of effaced, but that is only 30.. any help?

Chemistry
Alkanes have weaker intermolecular forces than alcohols because they have no hydrogen bonding, only dispersion forces.

math
Determine whether this function has a mzximum or minimum value and then find that value: f(x)=2x^2 + 3x -9 The derivative, f'(x) = 4x +3, is zero when x = -3/4 . That means there is a relative extreme value (either maximum or minimum) there. The second derivative is f'...

cool thanks

Fact Familys
cool what would this one be 7 8 15

unknown riddle
"JOHN DECIDES HE DOESn'T WANT TO WORK, HE TURNS OFF HIS LIGHT AND LEAVES. 200 PEOPLE DIE. WHAT WAS HIS JOB?" to turn off the light and leave The man who runs a lighthouse. You're missing the part of the story where the man is watching the news saying a ship ...

Math
(2 questions) Factor each expressions 1) 2c + 2d - cd - d^2 2) abd - abe + acd -ace First rearrange: 2c - cd + 2d - d^2 = c(2-d)+d(2-d)= (2-d)(c+d). The second one is done using the same kind of procedure. Post your work and tell us what you don't understand if you get ...

AP chem
It takes 208.4 kJ of energy to remove 1 mole of electrons from atom on the surface of rubidium metal. How much energy does it take to remove a single electron from an atom ont eh surface of solid rubidum? What is the maximum wavelength of light capable of doing this? If 208.4 ...

Art
Okay, I am having to do a presentation on Installation art, and it's significance and it's purpose etc. It's more analytical than a book report kind of thing! Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is a site that also has links for you: ...

finding midpoint of a line with given interval
my question is given the interval 2 is less than or equal to x which is less than or equal to 10; find the midpoint of a the line y = 4x+8 the midpoint x is given by x=1/2 (2+10)=6 what is y when x=6? THAT IS HARD CUZ I'M JUST IN ALGEBRA I AND WE HAVEN'T LEARNED THAT ...

Science
If you are one mile off the beach in the Atlantic Ocean, how deep is the ocean? Thanks for your help. Which beach? Is it in Europe, North America, Africa, South America or Antarctica? We'll try to research your question if we know the exact location of your beach. Since ...

Math
What is tbe next row of the following table? 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 6 4 2 0 0 0 0 2 6 12 14 12 6 2 0 0 2 8 20 32 38 32 20 8 2 2 2 2 4 6 4 2 2 6 12 14 12 6 2 2 8 20 32 38 32 20 8 (2) Notice in this arrangement any number is the sum of the number above it plus the numbers on ...

unscrambling word
it is a science term and could be more than one wrrd csellmpilbveyraeetee

unscrambling word
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