# Posts by Matt

Total # Posts: 2,403

**bio**

how is the thalamus the sensor regulator for the brain (what are the steps that happen when it receives a stimuli?

**biology**

how does the REM help create a sleep signal sent from the pons in the brain that helps to stop motor neurons in the spine when a person sleeps. Please help me! I am looking for detailed information right down to the certain proteins and such! I have searched everywhere and ...

**Music**

I need to make an instrument for my music class. does anyone have any good ideas? we will have a week to make it. It cant be something that involves using power tools. Any ideas? and if so do you have a website on how to make it? I wanted to try to make an accordian like out ...

**math**

using three dimensional objects. trace one face of a cone. trace one face of a pyramid.

**San**

b

**algebra**

Mr.dorkus lost five test papers.he found a summary of the missing scores which said that the mode of the scores was 90 the meadian was 85 and the mean was 83.The grades were whole numbers bettween 0 and 100. what is the lowest possible score of the missing test

**algebra**

the student store sells schools supplies,hats,and t-shirts with NAMS printed on them.The person who counted the hats and t-shirts can't remember exactly how many of each there were but he does remeber these 2 facts: -there were four times as many t-shirts as hats -there ...

**Physics**

A particle has a de Broglie wavelength of 3.30 x 10^-10 m. Then its kinetic energy quadruples. What is the particle's new de Broglie wavelength, assuming that relativistic effects can be ignored?

**Physics**

The interatomic spacing in a crystal of table salt is 0.281 nm. This crystal is being studied in a neutron diffraction experiment, similar to the one that produced the photograph in the figure. How fast must a neutron (mass = 1.67 x 10^-27 kg) be moving to have a de Broglie ...

**math**

If the volume of a cylindrical block is equal to 800cm^3 prove that the total surface area is equal to 2(pi)x^2 + (1600)/x, where x cm is the radius of the base. hence obtain the value x which makes the surface area a minimum.

**geometry**

The area of a regular decagon is 50cm2. What is the area of a regular decagon with sides four times the sides of the smaller decagon?

**circular motion**

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**math**

2 men ran 36 parts. X ran 5 times as many as Y. how many parts did Y run?

**History**

Create a Metaphor and simile about the panama canal, the perspective of the untied states from panama canal, and from the perspective of panama canal from the untied states. and give three reason for each.

**Math**

find the equation of a line that passes through (5,2) and (2, -2)?

**Physics. PLEASE HELP!!**

You must be in Dr Jordans class as FAU as well

**algebra**

Coach Willful believes that the best sixth-grade soccer players are 58 inches tall, and he will accept his ideal as players on his team. why does the equation:|58-h|<4 express the height,h, of coach Willful's team players?

**Current/Magnetic force**

A high voltage power line carries a current of 110 A at a location where the Earth's magnetic fields has a magnitude of 5.9 x 10^-4 T and points north at an angle of72 degrees below the horizontal (toward the earth surface). Find the direction and magnitude of the magnetic...

**social studies**

Thanks

**social studies**

i did my project on the attack on pearl harbor and it says that i have to describe how my project relates to the theme "Revoultion,Reaction and Reform" i have no clue about this question. Please help?

**social studies**

Why was pearl harbor described as a day of infamy?

**physics**

a fully loaded saturn V rocket has a mass of 2.9*10 to the power of 6 Kg. Its engine provides a thrust of 3.3*10 to the power of 7N(down). Determine its weight (force due to gravity) as it stands on a launching platform

**math**

Compute the compound quarterly amount after 1 year for $100 invested at 12% interest compounded quarterly. What simple interest rate will yield the same amount in 2 years?

**physics**

What pressure does a 155Newton woman exert on the floor when she balances on one of her heels? Her heels have an average radius of 0.0005 m.

**physics**

Please Help, Two point charges are fixed on the y axis: a negative point charge q1 = -23 µC at y1 = +0.23 m and a positive point charge q2 at y2 = +0.33 m. A third point charge q = +7.8 µC is fixed at the origin. The net electrostatic force exerted on the charge q ...

**math**

how do you do it though? its hard

**math**

what problem did the dumb gangster have when the boss told him to blow up a car?

**APUSH**

Please check? 1. a 2.c 3. e 4. b 1. Before the civil war the south's slave labor force a. was a self reproducing population b. was generally unprofitable to the planter class c. was an inflexible labor system d. was employed exclusively in the cultivation of cotton e. was ...

**math**

Suppose $15000 is invested in an account for 6 years. Find the balance in the account if interest is compounded continuously at 6%.

**English**

In the word ecologists, is eco the root morpheme or ology? Are the morphemes eco, log, y, ist, s or ec, ology, ist, s ? This is very confusing for me. Any explanation on how to find the root would be appreciated. It's easy to find roots on some words, but words like ...

**English**

requirements name the root morpheme:quire # of bound morphemes: 3 list derivational morphemes: re, ment list inflectional morphemes: s Is this correct?

**calc**

consider the function f(x)=x^3 - x^2 - 3x -2. find the average slope of this function on the interval (-2,3). by the mean value theorem, we know there exists a c in the open interval (-2,3) such that f'(c) is equal to this mean slope. find the two values of c in the ...

**English**

Is "this" an adjective or determiner if you are doing a syntax tree diagram branching out from a NP? I will surely leave this job without a penny in my pocket. Is "without" a preposition?

**English**

Is this sentence in past progressive tense? The freshman math classes were already behind schedule by three weeks.

**Physics**

Calculate the resistance of a 900 watt toaster operating at 120 volts. Which formula do you use?

**math! help please wont take long**

dont answer i figured it out

**math! help please wont take long**

find the value of K so that 3x^2-6x+k=0 has a double root answer is 3. how do you find that

**College Algebra**

Let U = {5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14}, A = {6, 8, 10, 12}, B = {9, 13}, and C = {6, 9, 12, 13, 14}. List all the members of each of the sets. (a) (A ¿ B) ¿ C , (b) A ¿ B ¾ C

**English**

important is an adjective; ratings is a noun; reasons is a noun;offers is a verb.

**English**

Incorrect sentence: The report considers important factors in choosing a medical facility, ratings of services at the urgent care center, reasons why HMO members do not use the center, and offers suggestions for increase in member usage. I know this has parallelism problems. I...

**English**

I think # 1 is weak and #3 is weak.

**English**

Are the verbs in these sentences passive voice, weak or past tense. My answers: 1. The book was informative but too long.--weak or past or both?? 2.The teachers have sent the book to the publisher.--past 3.The essay has been shortened by ten pages.-- past 4. This method of ...

**Math**

Transform the equation or inequality by completing the square. y^2+3x-6y-7=0

**physics**

At a given instant in time, a 4.2-kg rock is observed to be falling with an acceleration of 8.4 m/s2. To two decimal places, what is the magnitude of the force of air resistance acting upon the rock at this instant?

**Chemistry**

[H^+] = 2.7 x 10^-3 Calculate for [OH^-] [OH^-] = ? M

**Algebra**

A club with 35 members is to select five officers (president, vice president, secretary, treasurer, and historian). In how many ways can this be done?

**math**

number of 5c pieces --- x number of 20c pieces --- 30-x 5x + 20(30-x) = 345 Expand 5x+600−20x=345 Simplify 5x+600−20x to −15x+600 −15x+600=345 Subtract 600 from both sides −15x=345−600 Simplify 345−600 to −255 −15x=−...

**physics**

a force F pushes on a box of mass m that initially is at rest on a rough, horizontal surface. the force F is directed at an angle theta = 30 degreees above the horizontal. the coefficants of friction between the plane and the box are static= .30 and kinetic = .28. if F=50N and...

**Math**

Given two spinners one with four equal parts labeled 1,1,3,4. And one with six regions labeled 1,2,3,4,5,6. Given one spin on each spinner what is the probability of spinning two numbers with the sum of 7?

**algebra**

how many pounds of cashew nuts that sell for 2.00 a pund should be mixed with peanuts, which sell for 80 cents a pound to make a 10 pound mixture that sells for 1.28 a pound

**algebra**

a lab technician has a 15% alcohol solution. She wants to make 100 gallons of a 29% solution. How much of the 15% solution should she use?

**phyisics**

A 615 kg racing car completes one lap in 14.3 s around a circular track with a radius of 40.0 m. The car moves at constant speed. (a) What is the acceleration of the car?

**science**

*conclusion

**science**

i have no idea what to do for my manatee onclusion. Any ideas for what to say?

**science**

Thanks

**science**

What does it mean when manatees have natural selection? i have a summary to do about manatees and one of the words i have to use is natural selection. Any help?

**science**

i still don't get it :/

**science**

If the manatees were able to make 3 adaptions to their body or way of life for their survival, what would they be? PLEASE no websites :/

**science**

identify onbe external feature of the manatee that allows it to live in water.

**Physics**

A test tube in a centrifuge is pivoted so that it swings out horizontally as the machine builds up speed. If the bottom of the tube is 145.0 mm from the central spin axis, and if the machine hits 46500 rev/min, what would be the centripetal force exerted on a giant amoeba of ...

**MAth Probability**

Determine the probability of each of the following types of poker hands a. Two pairs (two cards of one denomination, two cards of a different denomination, and one card of a denomination other than those two denominations) b. One pair (two cards of one denomination and three ...

**Math Probability**

A math class has 20 students who choose a topic from a list for an essay. How big pool is necessary for the probability of at least one duplicate to drop below fifty percent? I understand it is like the birthday problem, I just do not understand how to solve it still.

**Math Probability**

What is the probability that a student applied to THREE OR MORE colleges? with the chart Num. Applied Probability 1 .17 2 or less .29 3 or less .43 4 or less .59 20 or less 1

**Math**

A math class has 20 students who choose a topic from a list for an essay. How big pool is necessary for the probability of at least one duplicate to drop below fifty percent?

**intermediate algebra**

The third angle in an isosceles triangle is 1/2 as large as each of the two base angles. Find the measure of each angle.

**intermediate algebra**

The third angle in an isosceles triangle is 1/2 as large as each of the two base angles. Find the measure of each angle.

**Physics**

A 6490 kg helicopter accelerates upward at 0.59 m/s2 while lifting a 1180 kg car. (a) What is the lift force exerted by the air on the rotors? N (b) What is the tension in the cable (ignore its mass) that connects the car to the helicopter?

**chemistry**

thanks

**chemistry**

how would i set this up? chelste's diet restricts her intake of protein to 24 g per day. if she eats an 8.0 oz burger that is 15.0% protein, has she exceeded her protein limit for the day? How many ounces of a burger would be allowed for chelste?

**Math: Algebra**

Landon can climb a certain hill at a rate that is 2.5 mph slower than his rate coming down the hill. If it takes him 6 hours to climb the hill and 45 minutes to come down the hill, what is his rate coming down?

**physics**

If someone kicks a soccer ball across a flat parking lot with an initial velocity of 19.0m/s @ 19 degrees, how long will the soccer ball be in flight and how high above its launch point will the ball go? What would be the x and y components of this velocity at t=0.

**trig**

Prove (1+secx)/(tanx+sinx)=cscx

**Trig**

Solve the following trig equation 2cos(x-π/6)=1

**Trig**

Prove (1+secx)/(tanx+sinx)=cscx

**Calculus**

Consider the curve -8x^2+5xy+y^3=-149 1. Find Dy/dx 2. write an equation for the line tangent to the curve at the point (4,-1)

**math**

The day started out at 16 F and ended at 25 F. Find the percent change for the temperature throughout the day?

**anatomy**

I have tried to search this and I can't find anything on this. Can you please help?? Name the structures that can be seen in the elastic cartilage?

**chemistry**

how much ice would i have to eat to l lose 10% of my body weight?

**phyics 2**

Remarks The gravitational force between the charged constituents of the atom is negligible compared with the electric force between them. The electric force is so strong, however, that any net charge on an object quickly attracts nearby opposite charges, neutralizing the ...

**Economics**

4. Which of the following statements are positive in nature and which are normative? a. A tax cut will raise interest rates. I think it is Normative Economics

**math**

Jason bought a laser printer that regularly sells for $ 649.99AT THE MARKDOWN RATE OF 35%.What is the final selling price

**Excel**

The correct answer is A - Styles gallery.

**math**

what are these words unscrambled: untoegrnc visteiop unrlerpadecpi please help

**chemistry**

Balance the equation NH3 + O2 −→ N2 + H2O Given 4.55 mol of the reactant NH3, determine the corresponding amount of O2.

**Physics**

A 145 m long ramp is to be built for a ski jump. If a skier starting from rest at the top is to have a speed no faster than 22 m/s at the bottom, what should be the maximum angle of inclination?

**Physics**

It takes 0.220 s for a dropped object to pass a window that is 1.14 m tall. From what height above the top of the window was the object released?

**Physics**

force

**Biology**

What is the difference between thromboplasin and factor Xa? I have in my notes that they both convert prothrombin to thrombin.

**Algebra**

Solve: squareroot 2x-1 - squareroot x+3 = 1 please show steps

**Algebra**

Solve (x-1)^2 = 16 please show steps

**alg II**

linear functions if g(fx) = 2x+6 f(gx) is a line through origin what is f(g2011)

**ALGEBRA**

Solve (x-1)^2 = 16 show steps

**Algebra-HELP**

Solve: squareroot 2x-1 - squareroot x+3 = 1 show steps

**Physics**

A bathtub of icy water at 32 degrees farenheit holds 17 gallons. You put in a 25 pound watermelon with a temperature of 100 degrees farenheit. If you wrap the tub completely in blankets so it does not lose any heat, what will be the final temperature of the watermelon? (...

**Physics**

80*1kg?

**Humanities**

Why does a teacher needs to have a grasp of students social setting and the condition in which they live?

**accounting**

What is the acid test ratio? Is it the same thing as the quick ratio?

**Math**

Bond : Face Value = 100,000 State Rate = 9% Semi-annual Payments Term = 3years Market Rate of 12% Amortize the bond to determine: Year 1 Interest Expense End of Year 1 carrying value. My Answers: Year 1 Interest Expense = 5,621.05 End of Year 1 carrying value =94,805.14 Am I ...

**algebra**

3x-y=25 x+4y=-22 3x-y=25 -3x-12y=66 -13y=91 y=-7 x+4(-7)=-22 x=6

**Physics**

Early skeptics of the idea of a rotating Earth said that the fast spin of Earth would throw people at the equator into space. The radius of Earth is about 6400 km. Show why this objection is wrong by determining the following information. a.) Calculate the speed of a 103-kg ...