# Posts by scott

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Math -
multiplying 2nd equation by 2 ... 12x + 14y = 20 subtracting equations (to eliminate y) ... 4x = -4 solve for x, then substitute back to find y

Pre Cal
the sides are in the same ratios as the sines of their opposite angles a = c * [sin(A) / sin(C)]

Geometry
find the distance between two points on the original figure, and the same points on the dilated figure the ratio of the distances is the scale factor

Math
d = r * t twice the speed means half the time

science
the molar mass of CaO is ... 40 + 16 so 44 g contains ... [44 / (40 + 16)] moles

Chemistry
warm the ice from -15ºC to 0ºC melt the ice warm the water from 0ºC to 100ºC boil the water heat the steam to 114ºC each step has its own heat input

math
the system of equations has no solution ... the lines are parallel

Chemistry
a mL is a cm^3 a foot is ... 2.54 * 12 cm 1 ft^3 Hg ... mass = (2.54 * 12)^3 * 13.6 g multiply by g to find the weight

Maths
a1, a1 + 36, a3, a3 + 900 (a1 + 36) / a1 = (a3 + 900) / a3 1 + (36 / a1) = 1 + (900 / a3) a3 = r^2 * a1 36 = 900 / r^2 ... 6 r = 30

Math
50000 = 30000 (1 + i)^18 log(5/3) = 18 log(1 + i) .012325 = log(1 + i)

math
A = 100 * (1 + .03)^30

maths
a = 40 m/s / 2 ms = 20000 m/s^2 f = m a = .05 kg * 20000 m/s^2 answer is in Newtons

Math
divide the expression by the factor that will leave a quadratic that you can use the formula on

Physics
1) no horizontal acceleration ... v = 17 m/s * cos(34º) 2) same vertical velocity as at launch, except in opposite direction ... v = 17 m/s * sin(34º) ... downward 3) the flight time is twice the initial vertical velocity, divided by gravitational acceleration 4) the...

physics
mass * temp change * specific heat make sure the specific heat value is in Joules

Geometry
5 b + 5 b + b = 121

Physics
you're not accelerates to 12 m/s, then travels for 20 s ... that's 240 m, plus the acceleration distance d = 1/2 a t^2

Geometric Progression.
(x + 9) / x = (x + 22.5) / (x + 9) x^2 + 18 x + 81 = x^2 + 22.5 x 81 = 4.5 x a1, a2, 18, 27, 40.5

Physics/Energy
work = m g h the time is only a factor for power calculation

Math
60x + y = 87.15 subtracting equations ... 30x = 33.60 substituting ... 33.60 + y = 53.55 ... y = 19.95

Matha
compounding period?

Physics
KE = 1/2 m v^2 m = .02 kg v = (200000 / 3600) m/s answer is in Joules

physics
1/2 m v^2 = m g h h = v^2 / (2 g)

Physics
the same depth means the same pressure at the bottom the forces are equal

science
K.E. is proportional to the square of the velocity this means that the energy change from 80 kph to 70 kph is greater than the change from 10 kph to zero use (1/2 m v^2) to find the energies the lost energy (from braking) is usually frictional (heat)

Maths
each cut results in a cake that is 3/4 of the size before the cut starting with a whole cake (1) after 3 cuts ... 1 * (3/4) * (3/4) * (3/4)

physics
his energy at the bottom is the change in potential energy, minus the work of friction ... m * g * h - 520 * h ... E = (88 kg * 9.8 m/s^2 - 520 N) * 5.9 m his velocity is (from K.E. equation) ... v = ?(2 * E / m) while he is slowing down, his average velocity is ... (v + 0) / ...

math
2 x^2 + 13 x - 84 = 0 use the quadratic formula

science
the molar mass of sulfur is 32.1 g there are 6.02E23 atoms in a mole of sulfur (10.0 / 32.1) * 6.02E23

Chemistry
1. -3 means 3 "extra" electrons ... this element is atomic number 7 2. +2 means 2 "lost" electrons ... this element is atomic number 20 3. column 2, row 3

math
30 m / x = tan(78º)

math
[1 - (5/8)] * [1 - (1/6)]

Geometry
the x-distance from p1 to p2 is ... 6 - -4 the y-distance from p1 to p2 is ... 9 - -7 divide the distances by 4 to find the "length" of each step start at p1 and add consecutive steps to find the 3 division points

algebra
biologists use a Punnett square to show the geneotypes if both parents are RL, the following outcomes are equally probable ... RR, RL, LR, LL

math
2.1 = a [1/2^(1000/24360)] log(2.1) = log(a) + (1000/24360)log(1/2) 2.1606 ?

MATH HELP
the other 4 committee members come from the group of 6 faculty and 2 students ... 8C4 number of ways is ... 6P2 * 8C4

Math
a 5x5 grid has 25 blocks each block is 1/25 or 4% how many blocks for 24%

Maths
45 L is 45000 cm^3 (45000 / 2) seconds

Pre-cal/trig
the rope reaches around the corner on the 18 ft side, but not on the 22 ft side so the area is half of a 42 ft dia circle, plus a quarter of a 6 ft dia circle

Math
L = 3 T L + 15 + T + 15 = 38 substituting ... 3T + 15 + T + 15 = 38 = 4 T + 30 solve for T, then substitute back to find L

Chemistry
commercial ice cream is agitated more vigorously to aerate the mixture and increase the volume you pay for air that the manufacturer gets for free the product should probably be sold by weight, not volume

Algebra
Jacinda appears to be running 10 minute miles ... 6 mph after 1 hr, Raj has gone 6 mi ... that's when Jacinda catches him

Physics
momentum is conserved 4500 * 17.5 = v * (4500 + 1350)

physics
energy = m g h 3.9E5 = 1.3E3 * g * h

physics
friction force = centripetal force ? m g = m v^2 / r ? = v^2 / (g r)

Physics
the dimensions are given to 3 sig fig ... that's what the answer should have 1 m^3 = (3.28 ft)^3 v = 43 * 18 * 15 * 3.28^3 ft^3 ... use 3 significant figures in the answer

serial dilutions
the mix is 1.5 diluent to .5 solution each dilution results in a solution that is 1/4 the concentration of the added solution ... .5 mL / (.5 mL + 1.5 mL)

Algebra 2
?n = n^(1/2) ?(8 x^3 y^5)

Algebra 2
(7x-2)^1/4 = 5 7x - 2 = 625

Math
horizontal (x) component ... magnitude * cosine vertical (y) component ... magnitude * sine

Algebra
try this (.08 * x) + [.07 * (x - 1400)] = 217

Physics
h = 1/2 g t^2 ... ?(2h/g) = t the time is directly related to the square root of the height

Physics
cable exerts an upward force gravity exerts a downward force find the net force a = f / m

Math
the difference is -7 the 5th term is 10 differences before the 15th term

physics
average velocity during penetration is ... (500 + 0) / 2 time = distance / velocity

science
impulse is the change in momentum over time

physics
the force of the Earth on the ball is the same as the ball on the Earth f = m a use the drop time to find the velocity v = a t

Math
horizontal means zero slope set f' equal to zero and solve for x

College Math - Quantitative Reasoning
.93^3 = .804357 1 - .804357 = .195643 rounds to 19.6%

College Math - Quantitative Reasoning
what do you think is the right answer? the problem statement is not correct your calculations are fine

Physics
(a) looks good part (b) may be a "trick" question velocity is a vector quantity, while speed is a scalar the answer might be zero

Chemistry
sounds like hydrogen peroxide

Math
your work looks okay C1 is 60 times C2 ... so V1 should be 1/60 of V2

Chemistry - Enthalpy
the tea (water) loses the energy gained by the spoon 250.0 * (90.00 - 85.00) * 4.184 4 sig fig ... not 5 as in your answer

Physics
1/2 * 68.6 * (4.92^2 - 1.12^2)

maths
the whole circle is 2? ... or 20?/10 3?/10 - 20?/10 = ?

math
2L + 2W = 52 L = W + 4 substituting ... 2(W + 4) + 2W = 52 4W + 8 = 52

algebra 2
7C3 * 5C3

algebra 2
16000 is 4000 above the average 4000/3200 = 1.2 sd use a z-score table to find the probability

Science
an oxide ion will take on two electrons calcium has two valence electrons potassium has one valence electron

70% of (840 minus boys) ... equals ... 60% of 840 588 - .7b = 504 84 = .7b

algebra
s + p = 330/11 = 30 s - p = 330/15 = 22 adding eqns ... 2s = 52

Math
correction ... 5/2 m = 2.25

Math
3b + 2m = 7 2b + 5m = 6.50 solve the system by substitution or elimination 2nd eqn times 3/2...3b + 15/2 m = 9.75 subtracting (to eliminate b) ... 5/2 m = 3.25

nominal ... ? * 4^2 * 12 max ... ? * 4.2^2 * 12 min ... ? * 3.8^2 * 12 units are in^3

physics
a = f / m = (16890 - 1010) / 1450

Algebra 2
the factor is ... [1 + (% change)]^(years) 1 + .70 1 - .75

Algebra
the variable is to the 1st power so, yes

algebra
.....4b^2 + 2b + 1 ....._____________________ 2b-1 [8b^3 + 0b^2 + 0b - 6 ......8b^3 - 4b^2 .............4b^2 + 0b .............4b^2 - 2b ....................2b - 6 ....................2b - 1 .........................5 remainder

Science
maybe look at B?

Trig
cos = ?(1 - sin^2) 0 + ?/2 < x + y < ?/2 + ? ... ?/2 < x + y < 3?/2 the sign of the solution will be neg

Algebra 2
each year, the number of trucks is 110% of the previous year T(r) = 100 * (1 + .10)^r

Science
distance = 1/2 a t^2 871 = 25 a gravitational force must be overcome f - g = m a = 5 a f = 5 a + g

Physics
d = 1/2 a t^2 10.0 * 2 = a * 2.65^2 calculate the gravitational acceleration (a) ... f = m a ... f / m = a f = M * m * G / r^2 ... f / m = M * G / r^2 ... a = M * G / r^2 M is the planet's mass G is the universal gravitation constant r is the planets radius (in meters)

Physics
100 kg/s energy (work) = m * g * h ... = 100 kg * 9.8 m/s^2 * 100 m ... = Joules energy / time = power ... Joule / s = watt

Spanish
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Math Homework
looks good

Math
.03 j = .05 s j = s + 500

Math
Will you marr... me

Math
x + y = 24 y + 12 = z x + y + 12 = 36 x + z = 36 (x + z) / 2 = 18

Physics
w = f * d Newtons * Meters = Joules

Algebra
18 - 7 17 - 8 16 - 9 15 - 1 14 - 2 13 - 3 12 - 4 11 - 5 10 - 6

Physics

Algebra
m = (y2 - y1) / (x2 - x1) if x and y change in the SAME direction (up or down), then the slope is positive if they change in opposite directions, the slope is negative -5/-3 is not the same as -5/3 ... one is positive, the other negative

math
60 seconds in a minute

physics
w = f * d (Joules, in this case)

Probability Help
there are [(40 * 39) / 2] separate pairs of people the probability of two people not having the same birthday is (364 / 365) the probability that none of the group have the same birthday is ... (364 / 365)^(20 * 39)

Algebra
s + a = 350 1s + 3a = 450 elimination looks pretty good

Physic
constant velocity - no acceleration net force is zero friction and push cancel each other

Physics
figure???

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