# Homework Help: Science: Engineering

## Recent Homework Questions About Engineering

**Electrical Engineering**

Winter is coming, so I want to make a 1500 W heating coil which will plug into a 120 V wall outlet. The coil will have a cross sectional area of 0.01 cm2 and a length (when fully unwound) of 5 m. Determine the resistivity of the coil required, in Ωcm:

**Science**

Scientists have inserted the gene for human insulin into bacteria. These bacteria make the insulin protein, which can then be used by people who have diabetes. This process is an example of -hybridization -gene therapy -selective breeding -genetic engineering my answer is D

**English**

Which words go in the following sentences. Young Charles was born in 1902 and was growing/grew up on a farm. Later, although he has studied/had studied engineering in college, he was more interested in flying planes.

**civil engineering**

For a soil with significant secondary compression, if the duration of each loading increments is lengthened to a few days, what would be the effects on the void ratio vs. Log p curve and the preconsolidation pressure?

**Electrical Engineering**

Find the latitude at Stanford University using Google Maps to the nearest degree (This is how you do it) and calculate the Air Mass Factor on the autumnal equinox (when the center of the sun is in the same plane as the equator of the earth) at noon (when the sun is directly ...

**Engineering**

At 300 K we see the electron concentration in the conduction band for pure (undoped) Si is 1010/cm3. How many electrons per Si atom is this? You can use scientific notation, as in A.AAeB Si is diamond cubic with 8 Si atoms per unit cell and a lattice parameter of 0.543 nm.

**engineering**

A compartment measures 3 meters by 5 meters and is 2.8 meters high. A fire raises the temperature from 20oC to 1000 oC. If the starting pressure was 1 atmosphere, what pressure is present at the elevated temperature assuming the compartment remains closed?

**engineering**

What is the change in enthalpy for an isothermal, isentropic compression of an ideal gas from 2 atm to 12 atm?

**Report (Writeacher or Ms. Sue)**

Does my report require any editing? "Incorporated as a city in 1837, Chicago has experienced great changes, rapid growth, and an immense amount of industrialization since the time of its original creation. From once being inhabited merely by a Native American tribe known as ...

**Geography Report (Ms. Sue)**

This is what I have written for the conclusion paragraph so far. "Therefore, to summarize this report, the city of Chicago, located in northeastern Illinois in the Great Lakes Region, has become a highly industrialized city, possessing a large population and miserable climate ...

**Geography Report (Ms. Sue)**

This is what I have written so far. Do you suggest any improvements? Location: Chicago's absolute location is about 42 degrees North latitude and 87 degrees West longitude. It is located upon the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan in the northeastern part of Illinois. Place: ...

**Geography Report (Ms. Sue)**

This is the human-environment interaction paragraph. "There are many examples of human-environment interaction in the city of Chicago, such as its architecture, dams, bridges, and its highways. However, what it is believed to the most astonishing display of human-environment ...

**school of engineering**

police officer in a patrol car parked in a70km/h observes a passing auto mobile travelling at a slow constant speed believing that of the automobile might be intoxicated the officer starts his car accelerate uniformly to 9km/h in 8s.and maintaining a constant velocity of 90km/...

**school of engineering**

A train of mass 200 tonne travelling at 140 km/hour applies the brakes fiercely, so that the brakes lock and the wheels slide along the rails. It stops after sliding 1000m. Calculate: (i) The acceleration, (ii) The longitudinal force on the rails, (iii) The coefficient of ...

**school of engineering**

A train of mass 200 tonne travelling at 140 km/h applies the brakes fiercely , so that the brakes lock and the wheels slides along the rails.it stops sliding 1000m. calculate. 1. The acceleration. 2. The longitudinal force on the rail. 3. The coefficient of friction between ...

**school of engineering**

A train of mass 200 tonne travelling at 140 km/h applies the brakes fiercely , so that the brakes lock and the wheels slides along the rails.it stops sliding 1000m. calculate. 1. The acceleration. 2. The longitudinal force on the rail. 3. The coefficient of friction between ...

**school of engineering**

a motor of mass 1500 kg accelerates from 50 km/h to 100 km/h in 10 seconds.calculate. (i)The acceleration in metre/second2. (ii)The distance travelled. (iii)The force on the vehicle.

**chemistry**

The use of the British thermal unit (Btu {\rm Btu}) is common in much engineering work. (1 Btu {\rm Btu} = 1054J {\rm J}) A Btu {\rm Btu} is the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 lb {\rm lb} of water by 1 ∘ F ^\circ {\rm F}. How many quads of energy ...

**engineering (logic systems design)**

Two flip-flops are connected as shown below. The delay represents wiring delay between the two clock inputs, which results in clock skew. This can cause possible loss of synchronization. The flip-flop propagation delay from clock to Q is 10 ns < tp < 15 ns, the set-up ...

**Engineering**

What is the critical buckling force that will buckle a 9 foot tall 2 x 4 (K = 1.0)? Please show how to set up the problem and the steps to solve. I do not understand. Thank you.

**chemisry**

What are the specializations of sanitary engineering? Drinking water supply Sewage Wastewater treatment 2) Name the different parts of the drinking water supply system? Production Storage Distribution 3) Which of the following three systems can be discerned when producing ...

**Engineering**

Steel column is 80 feet tall. Column is a W 14 x 730(wide-flange beam) The cross sectional area is 215 sq in. Supports a floor load of 6600 K. Determine the stress in the column and how much it will shorten due to the 6600K load. (Assume E= 29,000,000 lb/sq in)

**ENGINEERING ECONOMY**

A man bought a house and a lot worth P300000. The annual amortization of the house and lot is P34200. Determine rate of interest he was changed?

**Environmental Engineering**

The two ponds in the figure below can be modeled as completely-stirred tank reactors (CSTRs) in series. The first-order decay rates for each pond are different but the inflow and outflow rates and volumes for the two ponds are the same. a. Write a mass-balance (differential) ...

**engineering**

A thermometer is used to measure the temperature of a gas flow through a pipe. The gas temperature is read at 500°C and the duct temperature is measured to be 350°C. The thermometer is cylindrical with a diameter of 1 mm and an intrusion length of 1 cm. It can be assumed ...

**Vocabulary**

choose the term that matches the definition. building and construction. a.architecture b. engineering c.nursing d.statistics b

**Vocabulary**

Building and construction A. Architecture B. Engineering C. Nursing D. Statistics im pretty sure its A

**Environmental Control Engineering**

A development in a town was designed to accomodate 10,000 people, in 2,000, 5 units building, each person in this settlement uses an average of 5 gallons of water per day for washing purposes. As an engineering technician you are required to design a waste water treatment ...

**element of chemical engineering**

the specific internal energy of a fluid is 200 cal/g .if the fluid leaves a system at a flow rate of 5 g/min ,at what rate does it transport internal energy out of the system?

**Mechanial engineering**

HW7_1A: BENDING MOMENT DIAGRAMS AND STRESSES, PART I We will obtain bending moment diagrams for three beams and calculate stresses inside the beams. For each beam, take the x-axis along the neutral axis of the beam, oriented from left to right, with origin at A. HW7_1A_1 : 5.0...

**ECONOMICS/ACCOUNTING/BUSINESS**

PLS HELP, BEEN STUCK FOREVER ON TWO QUESTIONS, THIS IS ONE : There are usually no costs for the first 3 years, but thereafter maintenance is re- quired for restriping, weed control, light replacement, shoulder repairs, etc. For one section of a particular highway, these costs ...

**Engineering science**

A lorry has a mass of 5640kg and accelerates uniformly from rest to reach a velocity of 100km/h in 10s. Determine the acceleration of the lorry. Determine the force needed to accelerate the lorry

**Mechanical Engineering**

a tennis ball was held 4.5 ft above the surface of a tennis court and was thrown vertically downward with an initial velocity whose magnitude was 12 fps. determine the magnitude of the velocity of the ball just before it struck the surface of the court

**Engineering**

A 10.0 Kg block is released from point A in the figure below. The block travels along a smooth frictionless track. It makes a collision with stationary 10 kg ball. The ball moves forward with speed of 2 m/s. a) What is the speed of the block at point C? b) What is the velocity...

**engineering**

Let’s suppose the message x(t) is an analog signal shown in the figure below. a) Draw the block diagrams of the system which converts the analog message signal x(t) to a pulse modulated signal. b) Draw the sampled signal with the sampling frequency fs=2khz c) Carry out the ...

**Engineering**

A tapered thin-wall circular shaft has constant wall thickness, t, length L, and diameters linearly varying between dA at the support A(x=0) and dB at its free end B(x=L). The shaft is homogeneous with shear modulus G HW6_1A : 20.0 POINTS Obtain a symbolic expression for the ...

**Engineering science**

A vehicle with a mass of 1200 kg accelerates uniformly from rest upwards with an incline of 1:25 and reaches a speed of 72 km/h after 2 minutes,calculate: 1.The kineyic energy of the vehicle after 2 minutes 2.The potential energy of the vehicle after 2 minutes

**Engineering**

The bar in the figure has constant cross sectional area A. The top third of the bar, of length L, is made of a material with mass density ρ and Young's modulus E. The bottom two thirds of the bar (length 2L) is made of a different material, with density ρ/2 and Young...

**Engineering Physics**

An ideal gas at 12.1 °C and a pressure of 2.38 x 105 Pa occupies a volume of 2.88 m3. (a) How many moles of gas are present? (b) If the volume is raised to 4.70 m3 and the temperature raised to 28.3 °C, what will be the pressure of the gas?

**Mechanical Engineering**

A load W=2 kN is applied vertically to joint C of truss ABCDE as indicated. You will use the method of joints to obtain the axial forces in the bars and reactions at the supports A, E . We start with the classification of the degrees of freedom as "free" or "constrained". From...

**physics**

Name of physics book for 11 and 12.to catch engineering exam and other competetive exam

**Chemical engineeing**

Can someone help me with online exam ( fundamental of chemical engineering class ) ? Please eamil me ( davd_jo(at)(ya h o o )dot (com ) I'll offer money

**Engineering**

A physics major is working to pay his college tuition by performing in a traveling carnival. He rides a motorcycle inside a hollow transparent plastic sphere. After gaining sufficient speed, he travels in a vertical circle with a radius of 13.4 . The physics major has a mass ...

**MECHANICAL ENGINEERING**

Need help with some engineering math problems? 1. You wish to determine the total system efficiency of your hydraulic press that is powered by an electric motor. The characteristics of the hydraulic press are as follows: •Electric motor utilizes 5 amps under load & 220volts...

**Engineering**

The power plant is to be operated in a region where the same company operates several other coal fired power plants that were all built in the 1960s. The new power plant is planned to have 500 MW energy generating capacity. The next largest plant is 50 MW and each is emitting ...

**Engineering**

The power plant is to be operated in a region where the same company operates several other coal fired power plants that were all built in the 1960s. The new power plant is planned to have 500 MW energy generating capacity. The next largest plant is 50 MW and each is emitting ...

**Air pollution Engineering**

The power plant is to be operated in a region where the same company operates several other coal fired power plants that were all built in the 1960s. The new power plant is planned to have 500 MW energy generating capacity. The next largest plant is 50 MW and each is emitting ...

**stat probability**

At a certain college, there were 780 science majors, 320 engineering majors, and 390 business majors. If one student was selected at random, the probability that they are a business major is?

**engineering**

Mary Williams needs to change a Fahrenheit temperature to Celsius. Use the Fahrenheit temperature of 80 degrees to test your solution.

**math - please help me**

65 chemical engineering students are from urban/suburban backgrounds. (Success is defined as a C or better in the course.) 52 of the 65 students succeeded. Another 55 students were from rural backgrounds; 30 of these students succeeded. A Is there good evidence that the ...

**LBCC**

At a certain college, there were 780 science majors, 320 engineering majors, and 390 business majors. If one student was selected at random, the probability that they are a business major is?

**MATH**

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make $10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4 contracts, what is ...

**World History**

How were the Byzantine's Engineering geniuses? Take two or three of their engineering feats and discuss how these marvels led to the empire's overall success.

**MATH**

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make $10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4 contracts, what is ...

**civil engineering**

A stone (on the edge of the roof) thrown from the top of a building is given an initial velocity of 20.0 m/s straight upward. The building is 50.0 m high, as shown in Fig. 4. Using tA = 0 as the time the stone leaves the thrower’s hand at position ○A . The ...

**engineering mechanics**

from what height must a heavy elastic body be dropped on a floor so that after rebounding thrice it will reach a height of 16m?take e=0.5

**engineering mathematics**

if on an average vessel in every 10 wrecked.find the probability that out of 5 vessels expected to arrive at least 4 will arrive safetly?

**engineering physical**

An elevator with a man inside, of gross mass 500KG, starts moving upwards with a costant acceleration and acquires a velocity os 2m/s after travelling a distance os 3m.Find the pull in the cables during the accelerated motion. If the elevator, before stopping, moves with a ...

**Ýndustrial Engineering**

The figure shows the paths of a golf ball your friend drops from the window of her apartment and of the rock you throw from the ground at the same instant. The rock and the ball collide at x = 41.00 m, y = 17.02 m, and t = 2.94 s. If the ball was dropped from a height of h = ...

**engineering mechanics**

A vehicle on a monorail has a speed S = 10 m/s and an acceleration S=4m/s 2 relative to the ground reference XYZ when it reaches point A. Inside the vehicle, a 3 kg mass slides along a rod which at the time of interest is parallel to the X axis. This rod rotates about a ...

**statistics**

The Engineering Department Claims the Average Battery Lifetime is 500 Minutes. You wish to check whether the lifetime is different from 500 Minutes. What type of hypothesis test is it going to be?

**Physics-VASTS**

The Mass Budget: Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter Repair Mission Operational Concept Math Problem: The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter (MRO) has encountered a failure in its High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera. Mission Case: As the HiRISE camera contains the ...

**engineering science N4**

Two ships leave port simultaneously. Ship A sails north-west at 30 km/h and ship B sails S 40 degrees W at 30 km/h. Calculate the velocity of ship B relative to the velocity of ship A.

**Sound engineering**

A Question of engineering about Sound. How to calculate in step by step? Thank you. The octave bands¡¦ Sound pressure levels in dB re 20 £g Pa are: Hz 57 129 220 420 1K 2K 4K 8K dB 85 95 90 80 88 70 68 72 What is the overall A-weighted sound pressure level?

**Engineering Economy**

What is the future worth of $1,000 in month 1, $1,040 in month 2, and amounts increasing by $40 per month through month 12, at the end of year 2 if the interest rate is 23.7631528% per year, compounded continuously?

**Engineering Econonmy**

You decide to open an IRS-approved retirement account at your local brokerage firm. Your best estimate is that it will earn 9 percent. At the end of each year for the next 25 years, you will deposit $4000 per year into the account (25 total deposits). 3 years after the last ...

**Engineering Maths**

help solving the ffg. differential equation: dy/dx +ytanx=y^3sec^4x

**Engineering Maths**

Pleas help solve the ffg. differential equation: dy/dx-(1+1/x)y=y^2

**Engineering Maths**

please help solve this differential equation: x^3+(y+1)^2 dy/dx=0

**Engineering Econonmy**

For your 21st birthday, your grandfather offers you a gift of $1000 today. However, you have the choice of waiting 3 years and receiving $1500 OR waiting 5 years and receiving $3000. If your money grows at a rate of 8 percent compounded annually, which alternative should you ...

**engineering**

a ship is 100km north west of cape town harbour and it sails directly north at a velocity of 30km/h in ei ght hours.calculate its resultant speed with reference to the cape town harbour in magnitude and direction

**engineering**

Anybody knows the quiz3 of coursera "control of mobile robots"?

**world history**

Explain the importance of Roman technology and engineering? Cover two separate kinds of Roman technology and engineering.

**english (theses writing)**

hello! :) I am a freshman college student and I am looking for a thesis topic about civil engineering.Can you give me a topic on my thesis about civil engineering? thanks :)

**english (theses writing)**

Can you give us a topic on our thesis about civil engineering?

**University, Engineering Math**

solve the ffg. differential equations: 1. x^3 +(y+1)^2 dy/dx=0 2. dy/dx-(1+1/x)y=y^2 3. dy/dx + ytanx=y^3sec^4x

**Intro to Computer Engineering**

When solving 5x^2-50x+125=0, a space alien got x=8 for one of the two roots. What possible base could the alien be using? (Note: the coefficients are also in this base. That is 5,50,125 are all in this mystery base as well)

**Math**

A mechanical engineering student wishes to inscribe a rectangle in a quarter circle of radius 2.00 cm. Determine the dimensions of the rectangle that will give it the greatest area. length in cm = height in cm = My attempt on find the relationship between the rectangle and the...

**Engineering Math**

A Theme Park site is being designed. It will occupy a rectangular piece of land 800m by 600m. There are to be 4 particularly noisy rides. The ‘Drumbeat’ uses music which reaches a level of 95dB(A). The ‘Bigdrop’ generates screams which can reach 98dB(A). The ‘...

**Engineering Math**

A Theme Park site is being designed. It will occupy a rectangular piece of land 800m by 600m. There are to be 4 particularly noisy rides. The ‘Drumbeat’ uses music which reaches a level of 95dB(A). The ‘Bigdrop’ generates screams which can reach 98dB(A). The ‘...

**engineering**

the pringles manufacturing company tells you that they are switching to a potato supply that has a higher moisture content than those used previously. The new supply, after being mashed an cooked, prior to drying for pringles production, now contains 70% moisture content. they...

**engineering**

Your friend, a 75 kg mountain climber is suspended from a cliff by a rope. Calculate the tension in the rope, in Newtons, when you lift your friend to safety. If the rope can withstand 1.25 kN of stress per square centimeter of cross-sectional area, what minimum diameter of ...

**7th grade science ASAP**

1. How many chromosomes do human sex cells have? (1 point) 22 43 46 23 2. The actual genetic makeup of an organism for a particular trait is called the ______. The physical characteristic that trait gives the organisms is called the ______. (1 point) genotype; phenotype genome...

**7th grade science**

1. How many chromosomes do human sex cells have? (1 point) 22 43 46 23 2. The actual genetic makeup of an organism for a particular trait is called the ______. The physical characteristic that trait gives the organisms is called the ______. (1 point) genotype; phenotype genome...

**engineering mechanics**

A person A is trying to keep his balance while on a sled B that is sliding down an icy incline. Let mA = 78kg and mB = 25 kg be the masses of A and B, respectively. In addition, let the static and kinetic friction coefficients between A and B be μs = 0.4 and μk = 0....

**maths**

5. There are two groups of subjects one of which contains 5 science subjects and 3 engineering subjects and the other consists of 3 science and 5 engineering subjects. An unbiased die is cast. If the number 3 or number 5 turns up, a subject is selected at random from the first...

**engineering economic**

Ahmad is considering investing RM2000 to Ali's project at an interest rate 6% compound annually for 5 years or investing RM2000 to Rosli at 7% per year simple interest for 5 years. From your point of view which option is better and state your reason

**Biology**

Suppose you are a scientist trying to help people who cannot produce an enzyme needed for proper digestion. How could you use genetic engineering techniques to make transformed bacteria that produce the enzyme?

**Fundamental Of Chemical Engineering**

If a sulfuric acid plant is to produce 10 ton/day of 98% sulfuric acid, How much sulfur is needed, how much air is required and how much water is used?

**Fundamental Of Chemical Engineering**

If a sulfuric acid plant is to produce 10 ton/day of 98% sulfuric acid, How much sulfur is needed, how much air is required and how much water is used?

**biology**

genetic engineering can provide a variety of advantages and disadvantages to today's society. what are current scientists more likely to learn from transgenic animals than from transgenic bacteria or transgenic plants?

**7th grade science**

1. A Punnett square shows you all the ways in which ____ can combine. (1 point) alleles eggs sperm colors 2. Mendel called plants that received different alleles for a trait from each parent ____. (1 point) hybrids dominant genotypes phenotypes 3. Which is a possible genotype ...

**civil engineering**

the propane gas tank has an inner diameter of 1500mm and wall thickness of 15mm. If the wall is pressurized to 2MPa, determine the absolute maximum shear stress in the wall of tank.

**Science help needed**

Posted by This Girl on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 1:41pm. 1. __________ is one type of genetic engineering, in which a normal allele is placed into a virus. (1 point) A color blind test Down syndrome Gene therapy Polygenic inheritance 2. Human insulin can be produced by ...

**This is Urgent Science**

1. __________ is one type of genetic engineering, in which a normal allele is placed into a virus. (1 point) A color blind test Down syndrome Gene therapy Polygenic inheritance 2. Human insulin can be produced by _______, which introduces DNA from one organism into a _______...

**Science**

1. __________ is one type of genetic engineering, in which a normal allele is placed into a virus. (1 point) A color blind test Down syndrome Gene therapy Polygenic inheritance 2. Human insulin can be produced by _______, which introduces DNA from one organism into a _______...

**engineering**

Determine the resultant force and its inclination with ox

**Chemical Engineering: Raoult's Law**

A binary mixture of benzene and styrene is kept in a closed vessel at equilibrium such that both liquid and vapor phases co-exist. The total amount of moles in the vessel is 100. The total moles of benzene that is distributed in the liquid and vapor phases is 35. The ...

**engineering**

a bolt located 50mm from the center of an auto wheel is tightened by the couple shown for .10 seconds. determine the resulting angular velocity of the wheel if the wheel has a radius of gyration of 250 mm and a mass of 19 kilograms

**structural engineering**

Fig P9 shows a drawbridge being rasied by a cable EI. The structure is a loaded truss consisting of a pinned assembly of members(links) joined at their ends designed to from a rigid structure. The four joint loadings shown result from the weight of the roadway. Calculate the ...