Posts by STUCK

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Physics
A jet plane traveling 1890 km/h (525 m/s ) pulls out of a dive by moving in an arc of radius 5.20 km What is the plane's acceleration in g's?

Physics
Calculate the force of earths Gravity on a 2.00 earth radii above the earth surface if it's mass is 1850kg.

AP physics
The earth moves faster in its orbits around the sun in January, or in July? Explain [Note: this is not much of a factor in producing seasons - the main factor is the tilt of the earths axis relative to the plane of its orbit.]

AP physics
The sun is below us at a magnitude of nearly a line with the earth center. Are we then Heavier at midnight due to the sun's gravitational force on us, than we are at noon? Explain

Physics
Wouldn't it be because you are going against gravity and when it comes back to earth it's going with gravity

Physics
Why is more fuel required for spacecraft to travel from the earth to the moon than to return from the moon to the earth?

Physics
Does an apple exert a gravitational force on the earth? If so, how large a force? Consider an apple (a) Attached to a tree and (b) falling.

AP physics
Astronauts who spend long periods in outer space could be adversely affected by weightlessness. One way to stimulate gravity is to shape the spaceship like a cylindrical shell that walking on the inside surface. Explain how this simulates gravity. Consider (a) how object fall...

physics
The speed of sound in air is approximately 340 m/s. The speed of sound in steel is approximately 5900 m/s. If your friend strikes one end of a steel pipe with a hammer while you listen at the other end, you will hear two distinct sounds: one traveling through the air and the ...

Physics
Describe the steps necessary to convert a parabolic decreasing curve to a liner graph. That's is one with the relationship between two variables give a straight line.

chemistry
Calculate the value of q for each of the experiments listed below. (Assume the heat capacity of water is 4.1801 J/g*C). Exp1: 2.48g of an unknown salt added to 160. mL of water resulted in a change of temperature of -0.1 C. Exp2: 2.48g of an unknown salt added to 160. mL of ...

Intermediate Algebra
A basketball team recently scored a total of 95 points on a combination of 2-point field goals, 3-point field goals, and 1-point foul shots. Altogether, the team made 54 baskets and 16 more 2-pointers than foul shots. How many shots of each kind were made? How many 1-point ...

pllllls heeeeeeeeelp math
In the image the equals sign is a typographical error

pllllls heeeeeeeeelp math
How do you proceed after that?

Math
Can you show and easy way to show this formula in the form of an equation Example: a = b × r/100

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

physics
An underwater micriphone is used to record sounds emitted by porpoises. The minimum intensity level the instrument can record is 30.9dB. Assuming a porpoise emits sound at a rate of 0.0603J/s, what is the maximum distance at which the animal will still be recorded? Neglect ...

Biology - Uncertainty (Repost)
I'm doing a bio lab, and I have collected data on heart rate measured in beats/15 secs with an uncertainty of +/- 1 beat/sec. To get heart rate per minute, I multiplied my data by 4, making my uncertainty +/- 4 beats/min. However, what I need to do now is some subtraction...

Biology - Uncertainty
I'm doing a bio lab, and I have collected data on heart rate measured in beats/15 secs with an uncertainty of +/- 1 beat/sec. To get heart rate per minute, I multiplied my data by 4, making my uncertainty +/- 4 beats/min. However, what I need to do now is some subtraction...

Math
PLEASE!

Math
I need an example of the Associative property.

French
I've been given an article and some questions to answer. One of them is: "Au paragraphe deux que veulent dire les mots... a) enjeux b) nouvelle" I can't figure out what the question is asking me to do with those two words.

French
I want to translate this phrase into French: "When I can no longer create anything, I'll be done for." -Coco Chanel How would I translate the expression "I'll be done for"?

Physics
"At what point between two masses of 20kg and 15kg located 1.0m apart, will the gravitational field strength equal zero?"

Physics
"A workman sitting on top of a roof of a house drops his hammer. The roof is smooth and slopes at an angle of 30.0 degrees to the horizon. It is 32m long and its lowest point is 32m from the ground. How far from the house's wall is the hammer when it hits the ground?&...

Physics - Another Question
"Three forces act at a single point. Two of the forces are 39N southwest and 45N north. What is the value of the third force that creates equilibrium?"

Physics
"Two wooden blocks A and B have respective masses of 3.0kg and 4.0kg and are connected with an inextensible cord. If the blocks are placed on a horizontal frictionless surface and a force of 8.0N is applied to A, find the tension in the connecting cord."

Physics
"A mass of 3.08kg oscillates on the end of a horizontal spring with a period of 0.323s. What acceleration does the mass experience when its displacement is 2.85m to the right?"

Physics
"Determine the restoring force of a pendulum that is pulled to an angle of 12.0 degrees left of the vertical. The mass of the bob is 300.0g."

Never mind!
Thanks, but I figured it out.

Physics
"Water flows over a section of Niagara Falls at the rate of 1.2*10^6 kg/s and falls 50.0m. How much power is generated by the falling water?" It's a the kg/s that is confusing me. I don't know how to work with it.

Physics
"A wave travels from one medium to another, and the wavelength decreases. What happens to the velocity and the frequency?" I know that frequency will remain the same, because it is controlled only by the source. But does the velocity decrease? According to Snell'...

Physics
Ah! Thank you so much!

Physics
"Point S1 and S2 are close sources of circular water waves each of wavelength 6.0cm. P is a point some distance away from the sources. Explain whether the following path differences (path difference = PS2 - PS1) result in nodes or anti-nodes. a) 6.0cm b) 9.0cm c) 18cm d) ...

Physics
Thank you so much!

Physics
"Vibrators A and B are sources of waves with different wavelengths and they are placed close to one another in a ripple tank. Waves from source A have a wavelength of 8.0cm while those from B have a wavelength of 10cm. The waves start out in phase with each other. For ...

Physics - Another Question
"A meter stick is held vertically behind an object on a spring. The object vibrates from the 20cm mark to the 32cm mark on the stick. Find the displacement when the object is at the 20cm mark, 24cm mark, 26cm mark, and 30cm mark." I had found the equilibrium position...

Physics
"What happens to the energy associated with a wave after the wave has been damped out?" I'm assuming all the energy is lost by then, am I right?

Physics
Thank you!

Physics
"Two springs are hooked together and one end is attached to a ceiling. Spring A has a spring constant of 25N/m, and spring B has a spring constant of 60N/m. A mass weighing 40.0N is attached to the free end of the spring system to pull it downward from the ceiling. What ...

Never mind!
Thanks, I got it.

Physics
"Two masses, 2000kg and 5000kg, are placed 20m apart. A third mass of 5000kg is placed in between the two large masses a distance of 5.0m from the larger mass. What is the force acting on the 500kg mass?"

Physics
"If a small planet were located 8 times as far as the Earth's distance from the Sun, what would be its period in Earth years?" (22.5 earth years) As a note, we are given a table with all of the planets' masses and radii.

Never mind!
Thanks, but I got it.

Physics
"An athlete whirls a 3.7kg shot-put in a horizontal circle with a radius of 0.90m. If the period of rotation is 0.30s, how far would the shot-put travel horizontally if it is released 1.2m above the level ground?" There were two other parts to the question that I had...

Physics
Oh thank you so much!

Physics
"A roller coaster reaches the top of the steepest hill with a speed of 1.4m/s. It then descends the hill which is at an average angle of 45 degrees and is 50m long. What will its speed be when it reaches the bottom?"

Physics
I figured it out, thank you!

Physics
"A 5000kg helicopter accelerates upwards at 0.50m/s^2 while lifting a 2000kg car. What is the lift force exerted by the air on the propellers?" I don't understand what the problem is asking for.

Physics - Another Question
"Two girls, one of mass 40kg and the other of mass 60kg, are standing side by side in the middle of a frozen pond. One pushes the other with a force of 360N for 0.10s. The ice is essentially frictionless. What is each girl's acceleration?"

Physics
Thank you for answering both questions! I understand them now.

Physics
"A fish hangs from a spring scale supported from the roof of an elevator. If the elevator has an upward acceleration of 1.2m/s^2 and the scale reads 200N, under what circumstances will the scale read 150N? What will the scale read if the elevator cable breaks?" There...

Physics
I'm learning about Newton's Laws of Motions and I'm having trouble understanding these questions: "A rear-end collision between a soft-drink truck and a car occurs. The truck driver claims the car backed into him, while the auto driver claims that the truck ...

Physics - Another Question
Oh, thank you drwls!

Never Mind!
Sorry, I figured it out!

Physics - Another Question
"An airplane if flying level at 80.0m above the ground with a speed of 350km/h. The bombardier wishes to drop food and medical supplies to hit a target on the ground. At what horizontal distance from the target should the bombardier release the supplies?"

Physics - Projectile Motion
Ah, I see! Thank you!

Physics - Projectile Motion
"A person fires a bullet horizontally from a gun at the same instant that another bullet is dropped from the same height as the rifle barrel. Discuss which bullet will hit the ground first." I'm thinking that the bullet that is dropped will hit first, because it ...

Physics
"An airplane is climbing at an angle of 15 degrees to the horizontal with the sun directly overhead. The shadow of the airplane is observed to be moving across the ground at 200 km/h. How long does it take for the plane to increase its altitude by 1000 m"? There was ...

Physics
"An object is rolled up an incline. If the object is 2.75 m up the incline after 4.50s and rolling back down at a velocity of 1.90 m/s, what is the acceleration of the object?" Is this a case of final velocity - initial velocity?? It seems like an easy problem, but I...

Physics
Thank you! I got it!

Physics
"A diver springs upward with an initial speed of 1.8 m/s from a 3.0 m board. Find the velocity with which the diver strikes the water." Help please!

Calculus
Oh I see! Thank you!

Calculus
"The illumination of an object by a light source is directly proportional to the strength of the source and inversely proportional to the square of the distance from the source. Two streetlights are 40m apart and one is twice as strong as the other. Where is the darkest ...

Algebra--One Quick Question
I say A. This is not a geometric sequence. It's arithmetic.

Calculus
Thank you both!

Calculus
"Differentiate x^(x^3)" I can do it when the base is a number, but I'm confused as to how to do it with x as the base.

Calculus
Thank you both! However, the problem is I can't seem to visualize the diagram correctly. I can't see where the right triangle is coming from. But no worries, I will look at more example problems and see if I can figure these questions out.

Calculus
"At 9am ship A is 50 km east of ship B. Ship A is sailing north at 40km/h and ship B is sailing south at 30km/h. How fast is the distance between them changing at noon?" I can never get these type of questions where two ships are heading in different directions and ...

Calculus
"At 9am ship A is 50 km east of ship B. Ship A is sailing north at 40km/h and ship B is sailing south at 30km/h. How fast is the distance between them changing at noon?" I never know how to set questions like this up!

Never Mind!
Oops! I just found out that I don't need to know how to do this type of question.

Calculus
"Evaluate the following indefinite integral using integration by parts: *integral sign* tan^-1(x) dx" I let u = tan^-1(x) and dv = dx. Is that right?

Chemistry
"An aqueous sodium borate solution is titrated to the second endpoint with 0.225 mol/l nitric acid in the presence of a suitable indicator. If an average of 12.6mL of titrant are required to reach the second endpoint for a 25.0 mL sample, what is the base concentration?&...

English - Macbeth
In Act 3, scene 3, Macbeth sends a third murderer to help the other two murder Banquo and his son. Does the third murderer know as much about Banquo as Macbeth says he does? From what I see, it seems as if it could go either way. For example, this part: "Almost a mile, ...

science/chemistry
Dr Bob I don't like B or C or D that only leaves A Is this what you would go for ???? Thanks andy

science/chemistry
Qc for the following chemical reaction 3CIO2-(aq)<-->2CIO3-(aq)+Cl-(aq) Choices A:3[CIO2-]/2[CIO3-][Cl} B:2[CIO3-][Cl]/3[CIO2-] C:[CIO2-]^3/[CIO3-]^2[Cl-] D:[CIO3-]^2[Cl-]/[CIO2-]^3 I like B: what would you go for?? thanks all

CHEMISTRY!!
Thanks Dr BOB !!!!!! Andy

CHEMISTRY!!
Yes the text book says and I quote: V=nRT/P=(1.000mol)(8.314kPa L/mol K)(273.15 K)/100kPa=22.71L This is the molar volume of any ideal gas at STP.(if non-si units of atmospheres and the gas constant value of 0.08206 atm L/mol are used , the value is 22.41 L Hope that helps... ...

CHEMISTRY!!
2.27 sounds the best option It cant be 5.53 or 4.42 the maths don't add up!!! So i agree thanks

Chemistry
Ok, yes you're right. Thank you! No, I'm not. :)

Chemistry
I am designing a procedure for a lab where I have to use indicators to create an acid-base table from 6 solutions. I am just wondering...if I put a drop of indicator into a solution, do I have to dispose of it and obtain new solution before putting in another type of indicator...

Chemistry
Also, if products are favoured, does that mean that the resulting solution is basic? And if reactants are favoured, the solution is acidic? Or is there no distinction?

Chemistry
I am predicting acid-base equilibria using the Brondsted-Lowry predictions. I am asked to do "solid aluminum sulfate added to water". So I know there is an Al^2+ ion and a SO4^-2 ion, but does water dissociate into H30^+ and OH^-? If so, then H30^+ and OH^- would be ...

Math - another question
According to the binomial theorem, the term with x^2 would be the third term. I plugged my known values into the "formula" for the third term, and made it equal to 5. Then I solved for a. Sorry, my explanation is kind of vague.

Never Mind!
I got it. :)

Math - another question
"In the expansion of (2-ax)^5 the coefficient of x^2 is 5. Find the value of a". I know I have to use the binomial theorem to help me, but I don't know how.

Math
"Three of the coordinates of the parallelogram STUV are S(-2,-2), T(7,7) and U(5,15). State the vector ST and hence determine the coordinates of V." So I've figured out that ST = (9,9), but I don't see how that helps me find V.

Math
"The probability of getting heads on a biased coin is 1/3. Sammy tosses the coin 3 times. Find the probability of getting two heads and one tail". I thought that all you have to do is: (1/3)(1/3)(2/3) It makes sense to me, but it's not right...

Math
Oh yeah! Thank you!

Math
"In vase A, there are 3 red balls and 5 white balls. In vase B, there are 6 red balls and 4 white balls. Two balls are to be drawn at random, without replacement, from each vase. What is the probability of selecting 4 red balls?" (Answer: 1/28) So I thought about ...

Chemistry
Sorry. "Calculate the pH for 0.10 mol/L aqueous solution of NaCl".

Chemistry
"Calculate the pH of NaCl". I know that NaCl is neutral...but I don't know how to show that it is neutral. The ka value for the Cl ion is "very large", so what do I do?

Chemistry
DrBob, if you're still on...what do I do for NaCl??

Chemistry
Oh you're right! Thanks.

Chemistry
Ohhh! Ok! Thank you for that! I missed a class, and so I'm relying on my notes to teach me...which isn't easy. Interesting little fact btw.

Chemistry
Is the initial concentration for Al(H20)6 also 0.10 mol/L?

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