# Posts by shin

Total # Posts: 61

Physics
On an unwanted weather situation, rescue operators fly a helicopter that is aimed to travel 100 knots due southwest. However, two winds coming from different directions move it sideways. One wind is making it move sideways 20 knots northward while the other makes it move 10 ...

Physics
A 50-Newton box lays on a plane inclined 20degrees from the ground. Though the weight of the box is directed downwards, we know that some component of it is responsible why the box would slide. Find the value of this component

Physics
Shun started driving south-west for 450 meters then turned south south for 500 meter and stopped. Find Shun's displacement

physics
a car is moving at 17.7 m/s when it begins to slow down with a deceleration of 2.5 m/s2. how long does it take to travel 20 meters as it slows down

Physics
A plane flying in a straight line at constant altitude of 2000 m above the ground with a speed of 200m/s drops an object. Explain how the velocity of the object is actually affected by air resistance. Show how the resistivity force of air and velocity of the object varies with...

Math (Variation)
The cost of a pizza varies directly as the square of its radius. If a pizza with a 6-inch radius costs ₱148.00, how much should a pizza with an 11-inch radius cost?

Basic Linear Algebra
1. At what point does the graph of f(x)=3x-12 crosses the x-axis? 2.At what point does the graph of f(x)=5x+1 crosses the y-axis?

Chemistry
Can you show me the solution and result please?

Math (Combinatorics)
40 students attended the brilliant summer camp at Stanford University. "k" of the students at the camp are working on math problems and the others are working on non-math problems. One of the camp mentors noticed that whenever all the students were partitioned into 2...

Math (Trigonometry [Polar Form])
Let z be a complex number such that z = 2(cos 8∘ + i cos 82∘).Then z^5 can be expressed as r(sin α∘+ i cos α∘), where r is a real number and 0 ≤ α ≤ 90. What is the value of r+α? Hint to solve: Example Question: Let z be ...

Math (Trigonometry)
θ is an acute angle such that tan(θ)=1/4. What is the value of 17√17*(sinθ+cosθ)?

Math (Geometric Progression)
5 distinct positive reals form an arithmetic progression. The 1st, 2nd and 5th term form a geometric progression. If the product of these 5 numbers is 124 4/9, what is the product of the 3 terms of the geometric progression? Note: The phrase "form an arithmetic ...

Math
Three ships — the Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria — are setting sail from Spain on a mission to find the shortest route to the West Indies. The year is 1492 and Columbus is about to sail the ocean blue... "NO! It can't be so!" shouted Captain ...

Calculus (Arc Length)
Consider the helix parametrized with the vector equation r(t)=cos t i+ sin t j + t k. The length L of the helix between the points (1,0,0) and (1,0,6π) is equal to aπ. What is the value of a^2?

Geometry
Triangle ABC has side lengths AB=8, BC=12 and CA=14. Given that D, E and F are midpoints of BC, CA and AB, respectively. Find the value of AD^2+BE^2+CF^2.

Geometry
Triangle ABC has side lengths AB=8, BC=12 and CA=14. Given that D, E and F are midpoints of BC, CA and AB, respectively. Find the value of AD^2+BE^2+CF^2.

Math
Thanks :)

Math
120 or 180? :)

Math
Sixty men working on a construction job have done 1/3 of the work in 18 days. The project is behind schedule and must be accomplished in the next twelve days. How many more workers need to be hired?

Trigonometry
Given that sin(2θ)=2/3, the value of sin^6θ+cos^6θ can be written as a/b with a and b as coprime positive integers. Find a+b.

Trigonometry
There are four complex fourth roots to the number 4−4√3i. These can be expressed in polar form as z1=r1(cosθ1+isinθ1) z2=r2(cosθ2+isinθ2) z3=r3(cosθ3+isinθ3) z4=r4(cosθ4+isinθ4), where ri is a real number and 0∘≤...

Math (Absolute Value Inequality)
Thanks MathMate :)

Math (Absolute Value Inequality)
Thanks, but how do I find the value of x?

Math (Absolute Value Inequality)
Find the maximum value of a such that the following statement is true: If ∣x−8∣<a, then x^2−11x−210<0.

Math (Absolute Value Inequality)
Let a and b be the maximum and minimum value of x, respectively, satisfying the inequality |x+19|+|x−22|≤137, then what is a−b?

Math (Absolute Value Inequality)
Find the maximum value of a such that the following statement is true: If ∣x−8∣<a, then x^2−11x−210<0.

Math (Algebra)
If the ratio of the roots of the quadratic equation x^2−28x+A=0 is 2:5, what is the product of the roots of the quadratic equation x^2+Ax+2A+3=0?

Math (Algebra)
For real numbers a and b, if f(x)=x^2−ax+b satisfies f(5+7i)=2a, what is the product of the two roots of the equation f(x)=0?

Probability
Bret and Shawn are playing a game where each turn the players roll a 20-sided die fair and then add the number they get to their score. The winner is the player with the highest score at the end of the game (there may be a tie). Before the last turn, Shawn is winning by 10 ...

Trigonometry
The quadratic equation x^2−9x+10=0 has roots tanα and tanβ, where 0∘<α+β<180∘. What is the measure of α+β (in degrees)?

Trigonometry
Γ is the circumcircle of triangle ABC with radius 12√2. If 9cos(∠B+∠C)cos∠A=−1, what is the value of BC?

Math (Algebra)
f(x)=x^4+ax^3+bx^2+cx+d and has real coefficients. If two of the roots are 4−i and 2+3i, what is the value of a+b+c+d?

Math (Algebra)
thanks a lot steve

Math (Algebra)
One root of the quadratic equation x^2 − 2x + m = 0 is 9. If the other root is n, what is n−m?

Math (Algebra)
An elevator named L in "63 Building" in Seoul is notorious for its low speed. It takes 3 seconds for L just to move one floor. It takes another 20 seconds for it to have its door open and close automatically. What is even more frustrating, is that the elevator ...

Math
5 distinct positive reals form an arithmetic progression. The 1st, 2nd and 5th term form a geometric progression. If the product of these 5 numbers is 124 4/9, what is the product of the 3 terms of the geometric progression? Note: The phase "form an arithmetic progression...

Math (Percentage)
An upscale clothing boutique charges \$300 for a brand name pair of jeans, which is 50% more than the amount it costs the store to buy one pair of these jeans. As a benefit of working there, employees can purchase the pair of jeans at 30% off the store's cost. How much (in...

Math (Percentage)
The price of a hat is reduced by a% from its regular price, and then is raised by a% from the reduced price. If the resulting price is an 81% discount from the regular price, what is a?

Math (Algebra)
For each degree 17 polynomial f with real coefficients, let sf be the number of real roots (counted with multiplicity). Let S be the set of all possible values of sf. What is |S|?

Math (Algebra)
If a is a real number and a cubic equation f(x) = x^3 − 8x^2 + (a+12)x − 2a has a repeated root, what is the sum of all the possible values of a?

Math (Algebra)
If f(x) is a polynomial with real coefficients such that f(7+5i) = 39 + 13i, then f(7−5i) = a + bi. What is the value of a+b?

Math (Algebra)
A and B are real numbers such that the two quadratic equations 13x^2 + 3x +2 = 0 and Ax^2 + Bx + 5 = 0 have a common root. What is the value of A+B?

Math (Combinatorics)
A lottery ball drawing machine has 50 balls, each labeled with a distinct integer from 1 to 50. Every Sunday, four different balls are drawn to determine the winning numbers. You have last Sunday's ticket with the numbers {3,7,12,15}. You missed the drawing, but heard that...

Physics
A roller coaster works by gravitational energy. The coaster car is pulled up to a high point and then released, rolling downwards on the track through all manners of curves and loops. I have a short roller coaster car that I pull up to the top of a hill of height H. The ...

physics
Thank you drwls :)

physics
Got a question that I'm not quite sure how to approach: "A force of 2500 N acting on the area of 120cm3 evokes a pressure of:" This is all the info given in the question.

College math
Highwq curves. If a circular curve without any banking has a radius of R feet, the speed limit L in miles per hour is L = 1.5 aqrt(R) (a) Find the speed limit for a curve having a radius of 400 feet. (b). If the radius of a curve doubles, what happens to the speed limit? (c.) ...

College math
Highway curves If a circular curve without any banking has a radius of R feet, the speed limitL.in miles per hour for the curve is L=1.5 R. (a.)Find the speed limit for a curve having a radius of 400 feet. (b.) If the radius of a curve doubles, what happens to the speed limit...

college math
Braking distance The braking distance y in feetthat it takes for a car to stop on wet ,level pavement can be estimated by y = 1/9 x^2, where the x is the speed of the car in miles per hour Find the speed associated with with each braking distance. (a.) 25 feet (b.) 361 (c.) 784

College Math
Hooke's Law the table shows the distance D that a spring stretches when a weight W is hung on it. W (pounds 2 6 9 15 D (inches) 1.6 4.8 7.2 12 (a.) Do the data represent direct or inverse variation? Explain. (b.) Find an equation that models the data. (c.) How far will the...

theta = 209,55192° theta = 76,70829°

English Grammar
indeed, it is 'just because' .... one of the irregularities of the English language, in some countries, 'I am going to home' is actually common

English
always talk English, doesn't matter if it's their first or 32234th class

math
1 foot = 12 inch 1 square foot = 144 square inches not hard now right

Algebra
(x + 3)³ = x³+ 3x²3 + 3x3² + 3³ (x - 3)³ = x³ - 3x²3 + 3x3² - 3³

Algebra 2
multiply everything by (x-4) ==> x+2 + x²(x-4) + 6*(x-4)=0 ==> x³ - 4x² + 7x -22 =0 ==> search for 'cardano method' glhf

Algebra
nice ... line

calculus
just use the vertex method... f(x) = a*(x-b)+h with : a : what we're searching for (initially) f(x) : 1 (from point (-1;1)) x : -1 (from point (-1;1)) b : x coordinate of the vertex : 1 h : y coordinate of the vertex : -13 => 1 = a*(-1-1)² -13 => a = 10/4 fill ...

algebra
try to get x or y singled out in the easiest equation (or just pick) fe for the first one : y = 13/5 fe for the second one : x = (2y+9)/2 then fill in that x or y in the other equation fe for the first one : x+(13/5)/2 +30 = 0 fe for the second one : 2*((2y+9)/2) + 2y = 9 by ...

Watershed?
im in flvs 2 lol