# Posts by kate

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SCIENCE
HOW MANY PEOPLE DOES IT TAKE TO BUILD A GREEN ROOF?

chem
what do the coefficents in a balanced equation mean?

chemistry
I have two questions. 1. How do I predict the formula of ionic compounds when one is a polyatomic ion? Example: Al (+3) and SO4(-2). 2. How would I obtain the charge of Hg in the formula HgCl2?

chemistry
72.4/97.82*100?

chemistry
Determine the percent yield for the reaction between 98.7g of Sb2S3 and excess oxygen gas if 72.4g Sb4O6 is recovered along with an unknown amount of sulfur dioxide gas.

Writing
I need a sentence with the words "loose" and "folklore"? Help?

we are working with logarithms and i don't understand them at all! I get the basic content but then it gets a little more advanced, and I get completely confused. There's one in particular that I have NO idea how to do. Help please?! Simplify: 3 ^ [log(base 9)2 + log(...

chemistry
Classify each of the following mixtures as homogeneous or heterogeneous: 1. Shampoo 2. Vegetable Oil

math
The top of a 15-foot ladder is 3 ft. father up a wall than the foot of the ladder is from the bottom of the wall. How far is the foot of the ladder from the bottom of the wall?

french
faites deux phrases avec chacun de ces verbes au passe compose,au future proche et au future simple

accounting
External users are existing or potential investors, creditors, analysts, financial advisers, regulatory authorities, unions, and the general public.

chemistry
A backpacker carries 2.5 L of white gas as fuel for her stove. How many pounds does the fuel add to her load? Assume the density of white gas to be 0.79 g/cm^3.

English
I do believe that yes, the answer is A.

expand/explain? how did you get -1? the answer is positive, not negative. hmm..

x/6-5=1/2x+1/3x-4 AHH! help. i need step-by-step. all i know is that the answer is x=1.5 Thanks!

precalc
the graph of a cubic function has a local min at (5,-3) and a point of symmetry at (0,4). At what point does a local maximum occur? i don't quite know how to figure this one out, any help?

research paper
I am writing a research paper. The corrlation between interest rates and credit card usage. I cant find many websites on this do you know of any?

pre calc
solve each inequality: (x-4)(x-2)^2(x-3)^2 < 0

lit( essay)
its a great story. its not an essay.

pre calc
The publisher of a magazine that has a circulation of 80,000 and sells for 1.6 a copy decides to raise the price due to distribution costs. By surveying the readers the publisher finds that the magazine will lose 10,000 readers for every .4 increase in price. What price per ...

pre calc
Thank you so much for the help

pre calc
suppose you have 102m of fencing to make two side by side rectangles, making one large rectangle when put together. What is the maxium area that you can enclose?

physics
How did you get the angle?

Math
Henry bought a new dishwasher for \$320. He paid \$20 down and made 10 monthly payments of \$34. What actual yearly interest did Henry pay? 1 - 14.55 2 - 29.09 3 - 34.38 4 - 68.75

Math
Thanks!!

Math
The decimal form 1.46 becomes ______ expressed as a percent. 1- .146% 2- 1.46% 3- 14.6% 4- 146% 1.46 x 100 = 146% is this correct?

Math
Thank you for breaking this down for me!!

Math
What is the product of 7/16, 4/3 and 1/2?

English
Sorry I get confuse, the text is this: Chinese new year Chinese people celebrate new year in the first new moon of Febraury,it changes every year, it takes two weeks, from the new moon to the full moon, people wear red clothes in new year, they bring good luck in the future. ...

english
Is this text correct? Chinese new year The chinese people celebrate new years eve in the first new moon of Febraury,it changes every year, it takes two weeks, from the new moon to the full moon, people wear red clothes in new year, they bring good luck in the future. They ...

algebra
what does it mean to solve and check for extraneous solutions for sqry+9=1

algebra
yes

algebra
i need help to simplify with positive exponents only. (b^2)^-6/b^-4

algebra
Solve by factoring x^2 plus 8x ,minus 20 equal 0

algebra
can someone tell me if i did the problem correct (solve by completing the square) 4x^2+2x-3=0 x^2+(1/2)=3/4 x^2+(1/2)+(1/4)^2=3/4+(1/4)^2 (x+1/4)^2=13/16 x+1/4=+-sqrt 13/16 x+1/4=+-sqrt 13/4 x=-1/4+-sqrt 13/4 x=-1+-sqrt 13/4

i need help..algebra/math
solve by using the quadratic formula: x2 plus x minus 2 equal 0 I know the formula is a=1 b=1 c=2 I'm having trouble solving...please help.

***repost algebra.math
So am im posting the graph with 2.5 and -3.25?

algebra.math
i need serious help, I'm trying to plot table of values for sketching graph (parabola)for y=x^2-5x+3 xy values are 0,3 1,-1 2.5,-3.25 3,-3 4,-1 5,3 6,9 are these values correct, I'm having problems graphing.

Log problem
no i put it exactly how the paper has it log^1/8) and then it has x=-1 I do not understand how to do it at all.

Log problems
Solve log(1/8) x=-1 Can some explain how to do this along with the answer.

AP CHEMISTRY
If a Li 2+ ion, initially in the 2nd excited state absorbs a photon of light with a fequency of 2.82 X 10^6 GHz, what will be the final energy level for this electron? Show all stepts to get final energy level. i have no clue what this question is even asking :[?

CHEMISTRY
If a Li 2+ ion, initially in the 2nd excited state absorbs a photon of light with a fequency of 2.82 X 10^6 GHz, what will be the final energy level for this electron? Show all stepts to get final energy level. i have no clue what this question is even asking :[?

Algebra 2
Yeah i meant -x^4

Algebra 2
I know how to graph points but I need the points to this equation. f(x)=(-x)^4+4x^2-2x solve by making a table of values. It says I also need the coordinates at which the relative maxima and minima occur.

Chemistry
Part 2 Secure the stand and two clean burets. Using the funnel, fill one buret to the 0 mark with HCl. Rinse out the funnel thoroughly and carefully fill the other buret to the 0 mark with 2 M NaOH solution. Drain 25 mL of NaOH solution into the calorimeter. Record the mass of...

Chemistry
Begin by measuring the mass of the empty calorimeter and record the value. Next, add approximately 1-1.5 g of solid NaOH pellets and record the mass. Carefully grind up the pellets using a mortar and pestle. Then, transfer the ground up NaOH into the calorimeter and measure ...

Chemistry
What improvements could i make to this lab? so far i only have that the graduated cylinder should be changed to a buret for a more accurate measurement. Procedure: Part 1 Begin by measuring the mass of the empty calorimeter and record the value. Next, add approximately 1-1.5 g...

Algebra 2 -math
When you cry over spilt milk

physics
Mere and Ruth investigated the relationship between the applied force, F, and the extension, x of a spring. The results they obtained are shown in the table below. Force, F (N) Extension, x (m) 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.033 4.0 0.066 6.0 0.099 8.0 0.132 10.0 0.165 Draw a graph of force ...

Physics
Mere and Ruth investigated the relationship between the applied force, F, and the extension, x of a spring. The results they obtained are shown in the table below. Force F (N) Extension x (M) 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.033 4.0 0.066 6.0 0.099 8.0 0.132 10.0 0.165 state the type of ...

problem stats
an instant lottery game gives you probability .02 of winning on any one play. Plays are indpendent of each other. If you play 5 times, what is the probability that you win at least once.

ap algebra
Please help me with this problem. I don't know what to do. Use the graph or table to determine a solution of the equation. Use synthetic division to verify that this number is a solution of the equation. Then solve the polynomial equation. x3 + 6x2 + 11x + 6 = 0

problem stats
an instant lottery game gives you probability .02 of winning on any one play. Plays are indpendent of each other. If you play 5 times, what is the probability that you win at least once.

chemistry
what is the trend in bond length for o-h (.96A), s-h (1.341A) and n-h (1.005A). Explain the trend- do the calculated bond distances match the expected trend?

Variation-Questions
If A varies directly as B, and A =7 when B =2. Find B when A =21

biology
found by me on some website: 'five basic things to survive; food, water, fuel (for cooking and heating), clothing, and shelter. ' Lol i'd never said that it was fuel....

English
OMG i've made a mistake while typing: The question should be: The Beatles recorded together until 1970.

English
Hi there. I'm from Poland and I'm studying English. I need some help with a True/False exercise. There's a piece of text and there's a question below it and you need to answer it with true or false. My query is especially aimed at English Teacher's and ...

AP CHEMISTRY
Could you please look over my work and see if I did this correctly? Thanks When 3.200 g of liquid ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH) is burned in a bomb calorimeter containing 3.500 kg of water, the temp rises from 22.84 degrees C to 28.36 degrees C. The calorimeter constant is 25550 J/ ...

CHEM
Could you please look over my work and see if I did this correctly? Thanks When 3.200 g of liquid ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH) is burned in a bomb calorimeter containing 3.500 kg of water, the temp rises from 22.84 degrees C to 28.36 degrees C. The calorimeter constant is 25550 J/ ...

MATH
HOW MANY FOUR-LETTER CODE WORDS CAN BR FORMED USING A STANDARD 26-LETTER ALPHABET IF REPETITION IS ALLOWED IF REPETITION IS NOT ALLOWED

MATH
HOW MANY DIFFERENT ARRANGEMENTS ARE THERE OF THE LETTERS IN TESTERS?

algebra
can someone tell me if this problem is correct: Determine whether each of the following trinomials is perfect square. If it is factor the trinomial: x^2-24x+48 =(-24)^2-4(48)

biology
can you provide an explanation on how a "muscle tone" reflex happens?

biology
can you provide a simple explanation of how a cell fires or synapses

Science (big idea of energy)
Well when magnesium burns it makes a realy big flsh which can realy hurt your eyes if you look at it

algebra question
the sum of two numbers is 240 the larger number is 6 less than twice the smaller. what are the two number.

AP CHEMISTRY
A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

Psychology
Well there's serotonin, acetylcholine, norepinephrine and dopamine... An excess of dopamine is usually associated with schizophrenia. Serotonin and norepinephrine can be associated with depression. Norepinephrine is prevalent in the sympathetic nervous system, and when ...

AP Chemistry
A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

Chemistry
A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

Chemistry
A 2.75 g sample of the hydrocarbon acetone, CH3COCH3, is burned in a bomb calorimeter with 975 mL of water, initially at 23.50 degrees celsius. The bomb is constructed of 285.0 g of nickel metal having a specific heat capacity of Cp = 0.826 J/ g degrees C. The final ...

World Literature
For an essay, I'm using the quote “One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them” (The Fellowship of the Ring, page#). I'm not sure what to put for the page number because the quote is in the very ...

algebra
thanks

algebra
Help!!! I need help finding the slope of the line passing through the points (-3,3) and (-3,-3).

maths
cars driven on the road must have a current warrant of fitness and be registered. A recent newspaper article contained the following statement : 80% of cars on the road in new zealand have a currengt warrant of fitness and 90% are currently registed." In peak hour traffic...

maths
the police officer also gathered data on the speedsx, in kilometers per hour (km/h) of some cars as they drove down the hill towards her car. the speed limit is 50 km/h. Analysis of the results showed that the speeds of cars were normally distributed with a mean speed of 56 km...

Maths
A police officer gathered data on the speeds, in kilometres per hour (km/h), of some cars as they drove down hill towards her car. The speed limit is 50 km/h. Analysis of the results showed that the speeds of the cars were normally distributed with a mean speed of 56 km/h and ...

Maths
"slow drivers" contribute to road rage problems and the police officer noticed that 2 of the 150 drivers in her survey caused problems for other drivers because of their slow speed. Use normal distribution and this information to describe a "slow" driver in...

Maths
We have to design a way of simulating the situation. Cars driven on the road must have a current warrant of fitness and be registed. A recent newspaper article contained the following statement: " 80% of cars on the road in New Zealand have a current warrant of fitness ...

Biology
I need to know how caffiene intake effects urine output, obviously urine output will decrease, but by how much? If 2000 ml of water was ingested, how much urine would be produced? If 2000 ml of coffee was ingestedhow much urine would be produced? Thank you for using the Jishka...

Final Exam- Honors Physical Science
how can you determine the number of protons, electrons,neutrons, atomic number, and the atomic mass of an element using the periodic table? Atomic mass is given in the table, as well as the atomic number and atomic mass number. Atomic number is the number of protons, which is ...

DOL
Is this sentence correct? Adriana and I liked the book called Stone Fox, too. Yes. Your sentence is correct. Be sure to underline Stone Fox when you write it. Thank you so much. Yes I do have it underlined!!!

math
List all possible rational zeros of... h(x)= 2x to the (4th power) - 5x (to the third power) + 3x (to the 2nd power) + 4x - 6 Use the Rational Roots Theorem. Any root of the form p/q with p and q relatively prime must be such that p divides 6 and q divides 2. You then find the...

Math
The area of a regular pentagon with a perimeter of 35 units. Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 eq Join the centre to each vertex to form 5 equal triangles. Consider one of those triangles the central angle is 72º and each of the other two equal angles is 54º, ...

trig question
Compute inverse functions to four significant digits. cos^2x=3-5cosx cos^2x + 5cosx -3=0 now you have a quadratic, solve for cos x using the equation cosx=(-5 -+ sqrt (25 +12)/2 the back of the book says .9987+2kpi and -.09987+2kpi when i do it i don't get that answer. I ...

Trig
solve to four decimal places 1.3224sinx + 0.4732=0 :for all real x values solve for sinx, then arcsinx. solve for sinx, then arcsinx. so its sinx= -.4732/1.3224 and i get -.36594 but how do you get the other values for a real x Ok, use your calculator. Sinx is negative in the ...

Trig
solve to four decimals places 5.0118 sinx - 3.1105=0 :for all real x values I will be happy to critique your work. Solve for sinx, then arcsinx

Trig
Compute inverse functions to four significant digits. cos^2x=3-5cosx rewrite it as.. cos^2x + 5cosx -3=0 now you have a quadratic, solve for cos x using the equation cosx=(-5 -+ sqrt (25 +12)/2

Physics - Pendulums
The problem lies in the intertia equation. You found the intertia of a disk around its center, not around its rim, as the problem calls for. The equation for inertia should be: I = 0.5mr^2 + mr^2 Therefore the coefficient when you solve should be 1.5 and not 0.5. Marianne was ...

Algebra II
State the vertex of the graph: y=2x-6x+9 ...the 2x is squared. y = 2x^2 -6x + 9 The vertex is where the function is a minimum. That would be where dy/dx = 4x -6 = 0 x= 3/2 If you are not familiar with calculus, then rewrite the expression y = 2 (x^2 -3x + (3/2)^2) +9 -(3/2)^2...

animals
What was the first bird domesticated by man? Wasn't it the goose. But I don't know if I am right http://www.google.com/search?as_q=&hl=en&num=10&btnG=Google+Search&as_epq=the+first+domesticated+bird&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_nlo=&as_nhi=&...

science
is amaryllis flower asexualy, sexually or both? see below

science
is amaryllis asexualy, sexually or both? Both. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/EP060

science
how do u calulate the percentage composition of NO2 and mgcl2 You don't. There is no NO2 in MgCl2 which should be obvious.

chemistry
strontium chloride can be obtained as the anhydrous salt, SrCl2, and as the hydrates SrCl2.2H20, and SrCl2.6H20. (ArSr = 87.5). 0.323 g of a sample of strontium chloride is dissolved in water and reacted with sliver nitrate solution. The mass of sliver chloride precipitates is...

math
if the percent was 56 what would the fraction value be I will be happy to check your work on this. Percent means per 100, or /100

major math
which numbers are four units from -1? 3, -5 are both four units away on the real number line.Donna E. Shalala

math help major test
which numbers are four units from -1? It may help to look at a number line like the following (as an example): <--- -5 --- -4 --- -3 --- -2 --- -1 --- 0 --- 1 --- 2 --- 3 --- 4 --- 5 ---> Can you determine which numbers (both negative and positive) could be 4 units from...

math
56%, what would the fraction and decimal be 56/100= 23/50 .56 is a neat fraction. What does it mean? How many hundredths is .56?