# Homework Help: Science: Outer Space

## Recent Homework Questions About Outer Space

**Physics**

Two astronauts, each having a mass of 61.9 kg, are connected by a 14.7 m rope of negligible mass. They are isolated in space, orbiting their center of mass at speeds of 5.57 m/s. Calculate the magnitude of the initial angular momentum of the system by treating the astronauts ...

**Physics**

At the train station, you notice a large horizontal spring at the end of the track where the train comes in. This is a safety device to stop the train so that it will not plow through the station if the engineer misjudges the stopping distance. While waiting, you wonder what ...

**Physics**

At the State Fair you see people trying to win a prize at a game booth. They are sliding a metal disk shaped like a puck up a wooden ramp so that it stops in a marked zone near the top of the ramp before sliding back down. You estimate that you can slide the 'puck' at 8.0 ft/...

**Physics**

Your artist friend's new work is a simple, high-impact kinetic sculpture called 'Destruction.' A 200-kg steel block is hung from the ceiling by an 8-foot-long rope. A second rope is attached to the side of the block. The other end of this second rope is attached to a motor ...

**physics**

As part of a fundraiser, you want the new dean to bungee jump from a crane. The jump will be made from 44 m above a 2.5 m deep pool of Jello. A 30 m long bungee cord would be attached to the dean's ankle. You must convince the dean that your plan is safe for a person of his ...

**Science help**

Which of the following technologies is a result of space research and development? A.improved pacemakers B. equipment to allow police to change traffic signals C. cochlear implants to help deaf people hear D. all of the above

**Chemistry**

Your space ship has docked at a space station above Mars. The temperature inside the space station is a carefully controlled 24oC at a pressure of 689 mm Hg. A balloon with a volume of 426 ml drifts into the airlock where the temperature is -88oC and the pressure is 0.160 atm...

**english**

Choose an essay or a short story to read. Then answer the following questions in the space provided. 10.What is the title of the story essay? 11.Who wrote it? 12.Whom is the story about? (Identify the main characters [or, if an essay, the subject discussed].) 13.hat happens in...

**science**

What will eventually occur if in deep space an astronaut's wrench is outside the spacecraft moving with the same velocity as the spacecraft?

**Earth and Space Science**

which is closer to earth a moon or galaxy?

**Earth and Space Science**

Put the following astronomical bodies in order from largest to smallest: a. Universe b. Galaxy c. Moon d. Planet e. Solar System f. Comet

**meaning**

Jacy taught dancing and demonstarted ballet postions. What does position refer to in that sentence? A] dances for ballet B] the space occupied by something C] particular stances in ballet I think it's D?

**Math**

Find the sample space. a Bag contains 4 marbles: one each of red, blue, green and violet. Two marbles are drawn from the bag. assume that the first marble is not put in the bag before drawing the second marblle

**Physics**

Three Point charges have equal magnitudes, two being positive and one negative. These charges are fixed to the corners of an equilateral triangle. As the drawing shows(a) The charge at any one corner experiences forces from the charges at the other corners. Do the individual ...

**Physics**

A test charge of +3.00 10-6 C experiences a downward electrostatic force of 11 N when placed at a certain point in space. What are the magnitude and direction of the electric field at this point?

**Math**

Given that a sample space is discrete if it contains either a finite number of points or a countably infinite nunber of points and a sample space is continuous if it contains uncountable number of points 1) if two distinct points on a circle radius 'r' are chosen at random and...

**Astronomy**

Mergers of two supermassive black holes will be major sources for observations of gravitational waves in the future. What do gravitational detectors aim to detect? -Tiny shifts of fixed objects due to the rippling of space. -Sound waves carried by cosmic ray particles. -Tiny ...

**Physics 1**

An astronaut in her space suit has a total mass of m1 = 76.9 kg, including suit and oxygen tank. Her tether line loses its attachment to her spacecraft while she's on a spacewalk. Initially at rest with respect to her spacecraft, she throws her oxygen tank of mass m2 = 12.0-kg...

**early childhood**

which of the following is best suited to a formative assessment of progress 1. muscular strength snd endurance 2. body fat analysis 3. flexibility 4. qwareness of self and space

**maths (statistics)**

A coin is constructd such dt tail cn appear 4 time as likely as d head appear. Dis coin is tossd wit a fair die. Define X= no of head on coin + no of head on die. 1. Wryt out d sample space 2. Whts d prob. Of X is 14. 3. Pr(X<=10) 4. Pr(X>=14)

**English II**

The following paragraph is quite sketchy. Provide additional support for the topic sentence, and revise the whole paragraph so that you can answer yes to each of the questions in Lesson 6. Type the paragraph in the space below. Newspapers are great. Many people think ...

**English II**

In the space provided, write a paragraph of cause and effect. You may use one of the topics below or one of your own choosing. Mention at least three causes and their three effects. -friendship as a two-way street -television and preschoolers -vitamin deficiency in teenagers -...

**English II**

Revise the following paragraph until you can answer yes to each of the questions listed below. After you are finished, copy the revised paragraph in the space provided. 1. Does the paragraph have a clear purpose, and does each sentence contribute to that purpose? 2. Is every ...

**Physics**

A certain coaxial cable consists of a copper wire, radius a , surrounded by a concentric copper tube of inner radius c . The space between is partially filled (from b out to c ) with material of dielectric constant K. The goal of this problem is to find the capacitance per ...

**Math**

Ms Washington buy a refrigerator that is 6 feet high, 3feet deep and 4 feet wide ,how many floor space does she need to fit the refrigerator

**English**

The space shuttle was both a marvel and huge. Parallel Sentencce?....

**Statistics**

*Give all probabilities to two decimal places. Three daily newspapers are published in a large city. Suppose we have the following facts about the people in the city: 60% read Newspaper A. 34% read Newspaper C. 72% read Newspaper A or Newspaper B. 18% read Newspaper A and B. ...

**Statistics**

A box contains five numbered balls (1,2,2,3 and 4). We will randomly select two balls from the box (without replacement). (a) The outcome of interest is the number on each of the two balls we select. List the complete sample space of outcomes. (b) What is the probability of ...

**Quantum M.**

Why "In Hilbert Space noone can hear you scream"?

**physics**

An electromagnetic wave has an electric field strength of 145 V/m at a point P in space at time t. (a) What is the electric field energy density at P? (b) A parallel-plate capacitor whose plates have area 0.110 m2 has a uniform electric field between its plates with the same ...

**Algebra**

Out on my street, there are a certain number of pigeons sitting on telephone poles. If there were exactly 2 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then 1 pigeon would have no space to sit on. If there were exactly 3 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then there would be ...

**Algebra**

Out on my street, there are a certain number of pigeons sitting on telephone poles. If there were exactly 2 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then 1 pigeon would have no space to sit on. If there were exactly 3 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then there would be ...

**Algebra**

Out on my street, there are a certain number of pigeons sitting on telephone poles. If there were exactly 2 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then 1 pigeon would have no space to sit on. If there were exactly 3 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then there would 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 ...

**Economics**

I have to do a housing project for economincs class. I have to pick a house. It has to include what kind of house it is and the square footage of the house and the square feet of the living space. Where would I search for this information

**physics**

The speed of all electromagnetic waves in empty space is 3.00 × 108 m/s. What is the wavelength of visible light emitted at 7.2 × 108 MHz? Answer in units of m

**Physics**

Point charges Q1 ,Q2 , and Q3 reside on three corners of a square with sides of 1m ; the distance from Q2 to P3 is 2m (see diagram). (a) What is the electric potential,V , at P1 ? (Normalize the potential to be zero at infinity and give your answers in Volts). incorrect What ...

**math**

Out on my street, there are a certain number of pigeons sitting on telephone poles. If there were exactly 2 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then 1 pigeon would have no space to sit on. If there were exactly 3 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then there would be ...

**logic**

Out on my street, there are a certain number of pigeons sitting on telephone poles. If there were exactly 2 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then 1 pigeon would have no space to sit on. If there were exactly 3 pigeons sitting on each telephone pole, then there would be ...

**Physics**

Assume that in interstellar space the distance between two electrons is about 0.87 cm. The electric force between them are repulsive. Calculate the electric force between these two electrons. The value of the Coulomb constant 9 × 109 N · m2/C2 and the elemental charge is 1.6...

**calculus**

Suppose you have 400 meters of fencing and you wish to enclose a rectangular space with two parallel partitions: What is the maximum total area of the enclosed space, in square meters?

**Physics**

A space probe is carried by a rocket into outer space where it continues to move on its own in a straight line. What keeps the probe moving? Is the answer: the gravitation forces from diﬀerent stars and planets

**DVC**

use the inverse square law to show that in space shuttle territory, 200 kilometers above 94 percent of that at earths surface??

**physics**

Scientists plan to release a space probe that will enter the atmosphere of a gaseous planet. The temperature of the gaseous planet varies linearly with the height of the atmosphere. The delicate instruments on board completely fail at a height of 61.5 kilometers. What is the ...

**Physics**

A projected space station consists of a circular tube that is set rotating about its center (like a tubular bicycle tire) as shown in figure below. The circle formed by the tube has a diameter of about D = 1.28km. What must be the rotation speed (in revolutions per day) if an ...

**biology help plz?????????????????**

Complete the following paragraph relating to the enzyme, β–galactosidase. This enzyme hydrolyses the disaccharide lactose to constituent monosaccharides, galactose and glucose. Drag and drop the appropriate words into the correct space. For white spaces in the sentences...

**Electromagnetic spectrum**

Some astronomical objects emit no visible light but are known through (blank?) and radio images; satellite observations (blank?) Earth's atmosphere help scientists study space at wavelengths that do not reach Earth's surface?

**Physics**

A 64.7 kg astronaut is on a space walk away from the shuttle when her tether line breaks. She is able to throw her 14.1 kg oxygen tank away from the shuttle with a speed of 7.45m/s to propel herself back to the shuttle. Assuming that she starts from rest (rela- tive to the ...

**Linear Algebra**

Prove that If a vector space is of dimension n and a set of vectors spans V, then that set of vectors must be linearly independent.

**physics**

For a safe re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere the pilots of a space capsule must reduce their speed from 2.6 104 m/s to 1.0 104 m/s. The rocket engine produces a backward force on the capsule of 1.7 105 N. The mass of the capsule is 3800 kg. For how long must they fire their...

**Physics**

A long, straight wire carrying a current of 317 A is placed in a uniform magnetic field that has a magnitude of 7.69 × 10-3 T. The wire is perpendicular to the field. Find a point in space where the net magnetic field is zero. Locate this point by specifying its perpendicular...

**Science**

Proteins found on the outside of cells and viruses are called ____________ , these are used by the body to _______________ pathogens. antigens; help antibodies; make antigens; identify antibodies; reproduce Identify the response below that summarizes the correct sequence of ...

**science**

The moon is the earth's nearest neighbor in space the radius of the moon is approximately one quarter of the earth's radius and it's mass is one eightieth of the earth's mass.(a)calculate the weight of an object with a mass of 50.0kg on the surface of the moon.(b)calculate the...

**physics**

the force required to maintain an object at a constant velocity in free space is eaqual to?

**Business**

in what way is each of the following a marketing activity? a. the provision of sufficient parking space for custoemers at a suburban shopping mall b. the purchase by a clothing store of seven dozen sweaters in assorted sizes and colors. c. the inclusion of longer and more ...

**science**

There are two identical, positively charged conducting spheres fixed in space. The spheres are 44.6 cm apart (center to center) and repel each other with an electrostatic force of F1 = 0.0675 N. Then, a thin conducting wire connects the spheres, redistributing the charge on ...

**science**

There are two identical, positively charged conducting spheres fixed in space. The spheres are 44.6 cm apart (center to center) and repel each other with an electrostatic force of F1 = 0.0675 N. Then, a thin conducting wire connects the spheres, redistributing the charge on ...

**math**

. A bag contains 3 marbles: a red one, a white one, and a green one. Suppose that two marbles are selected without replacement. (a) How many outcomes are in the sample space? List them (b) What is the probability that a red marble, and then a green marble (in that order) are ...

**Math-Please Help**

The arch is made up of equilateral triangular sections with double walls of steel 3 feet apart. Space between the walls is filled with reinforced concrete. Sizes of the sections vary, but a section at the bottom of the Arch has 54-foot sides and is 12 feet tall. About how much...

**Physics 212**

Three equal point charges, each with charge 1.50\mu C , are placed at the vertices of an equilateral triangle whose sides are of length 0.300m . What is the electric potential energy U of the system? (Take as zero the potential energy of the three charges when they are ...

**Math**

The school handy man measured the space needed for a new computer monitor in the science room at 20 3/4 inches. Which of these measures is NOT more precise? A. 20 1/2 inches B. 20 7/8 inches C. 20 15/16 inches D. 20 21/32 inches

**Math**

The school handyman measured the space needed for a new computer monitor in the science room at 20 3/4 inches. Which of these measures is not more precise? A. 20 1/2 inches B. 20 7/8 inches C. 20 15/16 inches D. 20 21/32 inches

**science**

how can space change your weight in space

**Physics**

A space probe has two engines. Each generates the same amount of force when fired, and the directions of these forces can be independently adjusted. When the engines are fired simultaneously and each applies its force in the same direction, the probe, starting from rest, takes...

**Physics**

Suppose that the gravitational acceleration on a certain planet is only 3.1 m/s2. A space explorer standing on this planet throws a ball straight upward with an initial velocity of 25 m/s. (a) What is the velocity of the ball 4 seconds after it is thrown? m/s (b) How much time...

**Stats / Prob**

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your answers as fractions.)

**physics**

In a specific region of interstellar space the atomic composition of gaseous matter is 89.1% atomic hydrogen and 10.9% helium, the temperature is 27K and the pressure is 2.58x10^-15Pa. What is the density of matter in this region? What is the particle density?

**math**

PHIL'S WIFE ROWENA, IS DECORATING A PORTION OF THE KITCHEN WALL BEHIND THE STOVE IN A MOSAIC MADE UP OF EQUAL NUMBERS OF BLACK,WHITE, AND RED TILES. THE SPACE MEASURES 6 FEET BY 2 FEET. THE MOSAIC TILES ARE 6 INCH SQUARES. HOW MANY RED TILES ARE REQUIRED?

**Physics**

A spacecraft of mass 2000kg, moves at a constant speed of 7800m.s- in space. the main engine switched on for 10s during which time the exhaust gases travels at 10 000m.s-. As a result of this, the craft travels at 8000m.s- after 10s. Calculate the mass of the exhaust gas.

**PHYSICS**

Two parallel plate capacitors are identical, except that one of them is empty and the other contains a material with a dielectric constant of 4.2 in the space between the plates. The empty capacitor is connected between the terminals of an ac generator that has a fixed ...

**physics**

Imagine a spring floating in space. This spring has a very small length when it is unstretched. The spring constant for this spring is 4.2 N/m. Now place 2.6 μC charges on each end of the spring, and allow it to stretch until it reaches a new equilibrium. What is the new ...

**standard deviation**

If Professor Wilson found that the test scores of his students had a variance of 4.4, what is the standard deviation? Type a numerical answer in the space provided. Round your answer to the nearest tenth and do not type spaces in your answer.

**socology**

what is the meaning of ventilation and space of structures

**Math**

A box contains a one-dollar bill, a five-dollar bill, a ten-dollar bill, and a twenty-dollar bill. Two bills are chosen in succession without replacement. Use a tree diagram to list the sample space for this experiment and then answer the following questions in fractions 1. ...

**space science**

What other challenges do you think there would be for engineers designing a spacecraft to travel to mercury?

**7 Science**

If earth was larger what would happen to it's atmosphere? It would expand It would evaporate It would be sucked into space It would become more dense

**Math**

A photograph is 25 cm and 20 cm high. It must be reduced to fit a space that is 8 cm high. Find the width of the reduced photograph.

**math**

perform the following unit conversion. 296 0z= ___________ lb 18.5, 55.5, 37, 74 My Answer is 18.5 Perform the following conversion. 32kg= ______ lb 16,320,70.4,14.4 My Answer is 70.4 Some people feel that the ideal temperature for an office space is 72.0 F. What is the ...

**college mathematics**

Three people are to be selected at random, each will be given one gift card. There is one card from Home Depot,one from Best Buy and one from Red Lobster. The first person selected will get to choose between the two remaining cards. The third person selected gets the third ...

**History**

NASA, space shuttles, and the International Space Station are (a)all related to Cold War spy technology (b) joint scientific study and space exploration efforts (c) United States efforts to build anti missile defenses (d) belief in extraterrestrial life

**statistics**

1. The scores on a standardized test for high school students are normally distributed with a population mean of 500 and a population standard deviation of 100. Use the empirical rule (0LI refers to this as the standard deviation rule.). Make sure you provide graphs for each ...

**math**

Three people are to be selected at random, each will be given one gift card. There is one card from Home Depot,one from Best Buy and one from Red Lobster. The first person selected will get to choose between the two remaining cards. The third person selected gets the third ...

**chemistry help !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

complete the following paragraph relating to the enzyme,b -galactosidase .this enzyme hydrolyses the disaccharide lactose to constituent monosaccharides ,galactose and glucose ,drag and drop the approprite words into the correct space. the enzyme ,B-galactosidase is added to a...

**chemistry help !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

complete the following paragraph relating to the enzyme,b -galactosidase .this enzyme hydrolyses the disaccharide lactose to constituent monosaccharides ,galactose and glucose ,drag and drop the approprite words into the correct space. the enzyme ,B-galactosidase is added to a...

**math**

Three people are being selected at random, each will be given one gift card. There is one card from Home Depot,one from Best Buy and one from Red Lobster. The first person selected will get to choose between the two remaining cards. The third person selected gets the third ...

**Tree diagrams**

Three people are being selected at random, each will be given one gift card. There is one card from Home Depot,one from Best Buy and one from Red Lobster. The first person selected will get to choose between the two remaining cards. The third person selected gets the third ...

**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)

**ENG**

I'm trying to write a paragraph with levels of generality for English. Here's what I have so far... I need help with grammar and punctuation... also does it make sense ? In the city of Carson, California there is a small house on Mesa Boulevard that is shared among five people...

**writing**

Edit mMath Autobiography Theresa V. Monteiro MAT 095 11:00 AM – 12:15 PM My name is Theresa and I am from Norwalk Connecticut. I’ve been living here for a year now. I moved to New London Connecticut to start my life. I’ve taken care of all my immediate family and put my ...

**phy**

A passenger in a moving car and a passerby standing at the road side see each other as moving in the opposite direction. Which of the following is NOT true? The passenger is in motion relative to the passer-by The passer-by is stationary relative to the passenger Both ...

**math**

Consider the experiment of choosing the top 7 cards from a shuﬄed deck in two ways: (a) Without replacement. 1. What is the sample space? 2. What is the probability that you get only red cards? (b) With replacement. 1. What is the sample space? What is the probability ...

**math**

Suppose you roll a fair die 18 times. (a) What is the sample space? (b) What is the probability that each number from 1 to 6 appears exactly thrice? (c) What is the probability that the number 1 appears exactly twice, 3 appears exactly four times, and 5 appears exactly six times?

**math**

A bag contains ﬁfty slips (small pieces of paper) with the numbers 1, 2, . . . , 50 written on them (One number on each slip!). Your friend writes down ten numbers from 1, 2, . . . , 50 on a sheet of paper, and then you draw—without replacement—twenty slips ...

**cultural diversity**

NAEYC supports "third space" thinking as a desirable technique for use in A. stimulating children's right-brain processes. B.enhancing staff performance in the early childhood setting. C.Resolving conflicts, especially those involving cultural issues. D.training children to ...

**CALCULLUS**

Question 2: If is the position of a particle in space at time .Find the angle between the velocity and acceleration vectors at time

**science**

Suppose you are an astronaut making a spacewalk outside the space shuttle. In your excitement about your walk,you use up all the gas in your reaction jet. How do you get back to the shuttle

**Earlychilodhood education**

Which one of the following is probably NOT one of the reasons that circle times fail? A. The space was large and open. B. The songs were repeated daily. C. The time period lasted too long. D. The teacher read a chapter book, hoping to encourage the children to excel.

**Computer Harware**

You have a single hard drive on your computer that contains two NTFS partitions. Your computer's operating system alerts you that the C partition is running out of room. Your E partition still has 75 gig of free space. What is the least intrusive way to alleviate this problem...

**math**

A refrigerator is 3 ft wide, 2 ft deep, and 6 ft high. How much floor space does it cover? What is the volume?

**Outline**

When you make an outline format, do you make spaces in between each topic. For example: A.topic a.detail b.detail i.detail of a detail i.detail of a detail DOES A SPACE GO IN BETWEEN THESE TWO TOPICS? B.topic.......and so on.