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Actually I think that the direction would be between 180 and 270 degrees since the R is bigger than A but less than B. Would you agree? 
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so for the direction of the resultant R would it be between 90 and 180 degrees? 
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Vector A has a magnitude of 3.0 m and direction 1o3 degrees relative to the positive xaxis. Vector B has magnitude 5.0m and direction 215 relative to the positive xaxis. 1) The resultant R=A + B has magnitude? I did Rx= 3 cos 103 + 5 cos 215 Ry=3 sin 103 + 5 sin 215 Then ... 
Child day care management
determine the nature of the need for child care facilities in your community. 
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There is a rod that is split into two sections. The left side is copper with value of 390, temp of 100 degrees c and the length is 2m. The right side is silver, 420, temp 20 degrees celsuis, and length 1m. I need to calculate the temperature. 390 X 1 X 100t / 2 = 420 X 1 X t... 
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There is a PV diagram with ABC and the cycle is moving clockwise. segment AB is isobaric BC is isochronic AC cannot be determined The delta U for this is zero and the W=positive. The last questions asks if the heat flow Q is positive, negative, or zero and the answer given is ... 
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There is a rod that is split into two sections. The left side is copper with value of 390, temp of 100 degrees c and the length is 2m. The right side is silver, 420, temp 20 degrees celsuis, and length 1m. I need to calculate the temperature. 390 X 1 X 100t / 2 = 420 X 1 X t... 
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thank you! 
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A 0.33kg metal sphere oscillates at the end of a vertical spring. As the spring stretches from 0.12 to 0.26 m (relative to its unstrained length), the speed of the sphere decreases from 5.3 to 4.2 m/s. What is the spring constant of the spring? I know that the formula is F=... 
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A uniform horizontal beam is attached to a vertical wall by a frictionless hinge and supported from below at an angle è = 38o by a brace that is attached to a pin. The beam has a weight of 347 N. Three additional forces keep the beam in equilibrium. The brace applies a... 
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A uniform horizontal beam is attached to a vertical wall by a frictionless hinge and supported from below at an angle è = 38o by a brace that is attached to a pin. The beam has a weight of 347 N. Three additional forces keep the beam in equilibrium. The brace applies a... 
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A spring stretches by 0.0226 m when a 4.39kg object is suspended from its end. How much mass should be attached to this spring so that its frequency of vibration is f = 7.35 Hz? 7.35 = 0.0226(4.39x) Did I set this up correctly? 
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A spring stretches by 0.0226 m when a 4.39kg object is suspended from its end. How much mass should be attached to this spring so that its frequency of vibration is f = 7.35 Hz? 7.35 = 0.0226(4.39x) Did I set this up correctly? 
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A uniform horizontal beam is attached to a vertical wall by a frictionless hinge and supported from below at an angle è = 38o by a brace that is attached to a pin. The beam has a weight of 347 N. Three additional forces keep the beam in equilibrium. The brace applies a... 
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Some bacteria are propelled by motors that spin hairlike flagella. A typical bacterial motor turning at a constant angular velocity has a radius of 1.9x108m, and a tangential speed at the rim of 2.7x105 m/s. (a) What is the angular speed (the magnitude of the angular ... 
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A uniform plank of length 5.0 m and weight 225 N rests horizontally on two supports, with 1.1 m of the plank hanging over the right support (see the drawing). To what distance x can a person who weighs 404 N walk on the overhanging part of the plank before it just begins to ... 
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Some bacteria are propelled by motors that spin hairlike flagella. A typical bacterial motor turning at a constant angular velocity has a radius of 1.9x108m, and a tangential speed at the rim of 2.7x105 m/s. (a) What is the angular speed (the magnitude of the angular ... 
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A dentist causes the bit of a highspeed drill to accelerate from an angular speed of 1.44 x 104 rad/s to an angular speed of 5.05 x 104 rad/s. In the process, the bit turns through 1.77 x 104 rad. Assuming a constant angular acceleration, how long would it take the bit to ... 
Derivatives ~ Calculus
If dy/dx = (1 + x)/(xy), x>0, and y=4 when x=1, then when x=3, y= what? 
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A rectangular plate is rotating with a constant angular speed about an axis that passes perpendicularly through one corner, as the drawing shows. The centripetal acceleration measured at corner A is n times as great as that measured at corner B. What is the ratio L1/L2 of the ... 
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A fan blade is rotating with a constant angular acceleration of +12.4 rad/s2. At what point on the blade, as measured from the axis of rotation, does the magnitude of the tangential acceleration equal that of the acceleration due to gravity? I do not know how to start this. 
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A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of 26.0 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is 17.6 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike ... 
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After 14.6 s, a spinning roulette wheel has slowed down to an angular velocity of 1.22 rad/s. During this time, the wheel has an angular acceleration of 4.51 rad/s2. Determine the angular displacement of the wheel. I did w0= wf + (4.51)(14.6) = 1.22+45.1 46.32(14.6)  (1/2)(4... 
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Three forces act on a hockey puck as it slides across the ice, and it is in equilibrium. The force F is applied at the center and has a magnitude of 25 N. The force F1 is applied at the top edge, and F2 is applied half way between the center and the bottom edge. Find the ... 
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thank you, now I understand what I did wrong. 
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A 53N crate is suspended from the left end of a plank. The plank weighs 21 N, but it is not uniform, so its center of gravity does not lie halfway between the two ends. The system is balanced by a support that is 0.30 m from the left end of the plank. How far to the right of ... 
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so first I have to do equation 2? So 2*pi*17.6 = I am not sure what wo is. Would it be the 26.0? 
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A person is riding a bicycle, and its wheels have an angular velocity of 26.0 rad/s. Then, the brakes are applied and the bike is brought to a uniform stop. During braking, the angular displacement of each wheel is 17.6 revolutions. (a) How much time does it take for the bike ... 
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Please disregard. 
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1)A 1180kg van, stopped at a traffic light, is hit directly in the rear by a 753kg car traveling with a velocity of +1.81 m/s. Assume that the transmission of the van is in neutral, the brakes are not being applied, and the collision is elastic. What is the final velocity ... 
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A car (mass = 1140 kg) is traveling at 27.3 m/s when it collides headon with a sport utility vehicle (mass = 2380 kg) traveling in the opposite direction. In the collision, the two vehicles come to a halt. At what speed was the sport utility vehicle traveling? I did 1140(27.3... 
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1)A 1180kg van, stopped at a traffic light, is hit directly in the rear by a 753kg car traveling with a velocity of +1.81 m/s. Assume that the transmission of the van is in neutral, the brakes are not being applied, and the collision is elastic. What is the final velocity of... 
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A highjumper clears the bar and has a downward velocity of 6.00 m/s just before landing on an air mattress. The mass of the highjumper is 53.7 kg. What is the magnitude and direction of the impulse that the air mattress exerts on her? Assume that upward is the positive ... 
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Four very thin rods, each 8.3 m long, are joined to form a square. The center of mass of the square is located at the coordinate origin. The rod on the right is then removed. What are the x and ycoordinates of the center of mass of the remaining threerod system? I have no ... 
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1) A man (mass = 80.9 kg) jumps straight down from a bridge into a boat (mass = 482 kg) in which a criminal is fleeing. The velocity of the boat is initially +14.5 m/s. What is the velocity of the boat after the man lands in it? would I subtract the two masses and then ... 
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1) David has a mass of 86.4kg and is skating with inline skates. He sees his 24.8kg younger brother up ahead standing on the sidewalk, with his back turned. Coming up from behind, he grabs his brother and rolls off at a speed of 2.99 m/s. Ignoring friction, find david'... 
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1) A student, starting from rest, slides down a water slide. On the way down, a kinetic frictional force (a nonconservative force) acts on her. The student has a mass of 71 kg, and the height of the water slide is 12.0 m. If the kinetic frictional force does 7.4 × 10^3 ... 
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I got 10.68 as my answer but my homework said this was incorrect.Why? 
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A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 11.9 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0458. Initially, how fast was the skier going? I do not know how to start this. Thank you. Physics(Please help... 
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Disregard question. I got the answer. 63072.23 
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I got 897.45 = 99772.23 + KEf I subtracted 99772.23 from both sides and got 98874.78 for KEf. Did I do this correctly? 
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1) A roller coaster (398 kg) moves from A (3.82 m above the ground) to B (29.4 m above the ground). Two nonconservative forces are present: friction does 1.82 x 104 J of work on the car, and a chain mechanism does +5.49 x 10^4 J of work to help the car up a long climb. What ... 
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Disregard question. 
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so I did (1/2)(83.9)(10.16.3) and got 159.41 J.Is this correct? 
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A waterskier is being pulled by a tow rope attached to a boat. As the driver pushes the throttle forward, the skier accelerates. A 83.9kg waterskier has an initial speed of 6.3 m/s. Later, the speed increases to 10.1 m/s. Determine the work done by the net external force ... 
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For the values of mg, m would be 398kg and g is 9.8 correct? 
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1) A roller coaster (398 kg) moves from A (3.82 m above the ground) to B (29.4 m above the ground). Two nonconservative forces are present: friction does 1.82 x 104 J of work on the car, and a chain mechanism does +5.49 x 10^4 J of work to help the car up a long climb. What ... 
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So for v would I do sqrt(2*11.9*9.8*0.0458) ? 
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A skier slides horizontally along the snow for a distance of 11.9 m before coming to rest. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the skier and the snow is 0.0458. Initially, how fast was the skier going? I do not know how to start this. Thank you. 
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So for m I would plug in 71kg correct? 
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so for m 
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A student, starting from rest, slides down a water slide. On the way down, a kinetic frictional force (a nonconservative force) acts on her. The student has a mass of 71 kg, and the height of the water slide is 12.0 m. If the kinetic frictional force does 7.4 × 103 J of... 
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A 12kg crate is pushed up an incline from point A to point B. What is the change in the gravitational potential energy of the crate? Point A is 2.0m and point b is 7.0m I am not sure how to start this. 
Precalculus check answers help!
Were these right??????? 
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I did the math wrong, I got 103 now. 
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Is that correct? 
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so on the left side of the equation the mass is gone and on the right side the mass and gravity is gone. So the anwser would be 784h = 1800 h=2.2 
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a rollar coaster is 80m high and has a 50kg car at rest. Ignore air resistance and friction. If the speed of the car is 60m/s what is the height? 0+50(9.8)(80) = 1/2(50)(vf^2) + (60)^2 + 50(9.8)(h). Is this equation correct?? If so I do not know how to solve for h since on the... 
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so m=1320kg and v=3.32^2 but what is r and mg? 
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1) A 1320 kg demolition ball swings at the end of a 34.3 m cable on the arc of a vertical circle. At the lowest point of the swing, the ball is moving at a speed of 3.32 m/s. Determine the tension in the cable. F=ma (34.3)(3.32) = 113.87 Ia this correct? 
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A jet flying at 106 m/s banks to make a horizontal circular turn. The radius of the turn is 3810 m, and the mass of the jet is 2.40 × 105 kg. Calculate the magnitude of the necessary lifting force. Would I use the equation Fc=mv^2 / r ?? 
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1) A box is sliding up an incline that makes an angle of 14.0 ° with respect to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the surface of the incline is 0.176. The initial speed of the box at the bottom of the incline is 3.72 m/s. How far does ... 
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A golfer hits a shot to a green that is elevated 3.0 m above the point where the ball is struck. The ball leaves the club at a speed of 17.4 m/s at an angle of 35.0¢ª above the horizontal. It rises to its maximum height and then falls down to the green. Ignoring air ... 
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A golfer, standing on a fairway, hits a shot to a green that is elevated 5.33 m above where she is standing. If the ball leaves her club with a velocity of 48.0 m/s at an angle of 35.7 ° above the ground, find the time that the ball is in the air before it hits the green... 
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I meant (17 sin 35)^2 
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so for vy I would do (17.4 sin 35)  2(9.8)(3) ?? 
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A golfer hits a shot to a green that is elevated 3.0 m above the point where the ball is struck. The ball leaves the club at a speed of 17.4 m/s at an angle of 35.0¢ª above the horizontal. It rises to its maximum height and then falls down to the green. Ignoring air ... 
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so is 79.2 kg the value for mass(m) or mg? 
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A 79.2kg person stands on a scale in an elevator. What is the apparent weight when the elevator is (a) accelerating upward with an acceleration of 1.92 m/s2, (b) moving upward at a constant speed, and (c) accelerating downward with an acceleration of 1.89 m/s2 I was going to ... 
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A golfer hits a shot to a green that is elevated 3.0 m above the point where the ball is struck. The ball leaves the club at a speed of 17.4 m/s at an angle of 35.0¢ª above the horizontal. It rises to its maximum height and then falls down to the green. Ignoring air ... 
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A hotair balloon is rising upward with a constant speed of 2.45 m/s. When the balloon is 3.22 m above the ground, the balloonist accidentally drops a compass over the side of the balloon. How much time elapses before the compass hits the ground? I know that average speed ... 
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1) A cave explorer drops a stone from rest into a hole. The speed of sound is 343 m/s in air, and the sound of the stone striking the bottom is heard 1.33 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole? I did 343 / 1.33. Is this correct? Physics(Please help)  drwls, ... 
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I do not know how to solve for a ratio. 
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1) A baby elephant is stuck in a mud hole. To help pull it out, game keepers use a rope to apply a force FA. By itself, however, force FA is insufficient. Therefore, two additional forces FB and FC are applied. Each of these additional forces has the same magnitude F. The ... 
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A pilot flies her route in two straightline segments. The displacement vector A for the first segment has a magnitude of 254 km and a direction 30.0o north of east. The displacement vector for the second segment has a magnitude of 178 km and a direction due west. The ... 
Physics
1) A jetliner, traveling northward, is landing with a speed of 69.3 m/s. Once the jet touches down, it has 787 m of runway in which to reduce its speed to 13.6 m/s. Compute the average acceleration (magnitude and direction) of the plane during landing (take the direction of ... 
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When I put 21.792 m/s as my answer my online homework said it was incorrect. Why?? 
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Determine the final speed assuming that the time elapsed since t=0 is 2.4s. Initial velocity is +12m/s acceleration is +3.4m/s^2 I tryed doing 12/2.4 and then 12/3.4 but both of these were incorrect? I am not sure what to do. Thank you. 
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For some reason when i put in 5.4 as the answer it said I was incorrect. I do not know why. 
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1) The velocity of a diver just before hitting the water is 11.8 m/s, where the minus sign indicates that her motion is directly downward. What is her displacement during the last 1.06 s of the dive? I know that the formula for displacement is deltaX= x  x0. Would I do 11.8... 
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So I would set my problem up as (13.3  X/343)^2 = x/1.76 The only thig I am not sure of is how to solve for the x. 
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1) A cave explorer drops a stone from rest into a hole. The speed of sound is 343 m/s in air, and the sound of the stone striking the bottom is heard 1.33 s after the stone is dropped. How deep is the hole? I did 343 / 1.33. Is this correct? 
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1) A penny is dropped from rest from the top of a very tall building. Assuming the height of the building is 407 m and ignoring air resistance, find the speed with which the penny strikes the ground. I am not sure how to start this. Thank you! 
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How do you know when to use tan instead of cos or sin? 
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1) two hotair balloons are 48.2 m and 61.0 m above the ground. A person in the left balloon observes that the right balloon is 13.3° above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance x between the two balloons? The left balloon is 48.2m and the right balloon is 61.0m... 
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1)A force vector points at an angle of 12.4 ° above the +x axis. It has a y component of +337 newtons (N). Find the magnitude and the x component of the force vector. For the x component I did 337cos(12.4)=329.13 N For magnitude I am not sure what to do. 
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1) A force vector has a magnitude of 579 newtons and points at an angle 43o of below the positive x axis. Find the x scalar component and the y scalar component of the vector? For the x component I did 579cos(43) = 423.45 N. Is this correct? For the y component I did 579sin(43... 
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A football is kicked with a speed of 18 m/s at an angle of 65° to the horizontal. How long is the football in the air? Neglect air resistance Would I use the equation y=y0 + voy t 1/2gt^2 ? 
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1) Which components remain constant throughout the motion? vx = x component of the velocity vy = y component of the velocity ax = x component of the acceleration ay = y component of the acceleration I know that ax and ay remain constant but I am not sure about vx and vy. Thank... 
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There is a diagram of a ball being thrown in a horizontal diection at 30m/s and there is an angle of 48degrees and a side with 4m. How long is the ball in the air? I am confused because I am not sure of the equation. I know that is is something like y = yo + ?  1/2gt^2 Thank... 
statistics (college
An insurance company checks police records (in a city) on 500 accidents selected at random and notes that teenagers were at the wheel in 120 of them. It is desired to test if this information indicate that more than 20% of auto accidents involve teenage drivers in the city. ... 
Calculus
Integrate e^((x^3)/2) How do I start? I know that the integral of e^x is just e^x plus C, but what do I do with the ((x^3)/2)? Thanks! 
pre calculs
Is that supposed to be f(x)=3x^27x2? 
Physics
1) Which components remain constant throughout the motion? vx = x component of the velocity vy = y component of the velocity ax = x component of the acceleration ay = y component of the acceleration I know that ax and ay remain constant but I am not sure about vx and vy. 
Mathematics I
Evaluate definite integral from 2 to 0. Integral((x^2)(e^((x^3)/2)dx) Do those parentheses make sense? The power of e is x^3 divided by two. Can someone give me the first step, and I'll see if I can get it from there. I don't want to make you just do the problem for ... 
physical sciences
Carbon has an atomic number of 6, which means it contains 6 electrons. To find the number of neutrons, just subtract the atomic number from the mass number. So 146 = 8. There are 8 neutrons in an atom of carbon with a mass number of 14. 
Chemistry
Why do chloride ions increase corrosion? 
Physics
Thank you!! 
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Vector A has magnitude of 9.77 units and points due east. Vector B points due north. 1) What is magnitude of B, if the vector A+B points 34.7 north of east? 2) Find magnitude of A+B I am not sure what formulas to use for this. If someone could show me how to start this I will ...