A Ferris Wheel, 24.0 m in diameter, rotates once every 12.5s. What is the fractional change in a person's apparent weight: a) at the top, and b) at the bottom?
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PHYSICS HELP
how would you change both the tension and the lenght and keep the pitch the same? oh. i think this question is a bit too vague. what does the apparatus look like? otherwise it seems like you could do whatever you wanted to the string (e.g., attaching a weight to one end of the... 
Science
Which of the following explains why water is limited resource 1:water is present on earth in a fixed amount that does not change 2:water is degrading slowly with time 3:only water not present in oceans is available for living things to use 4:once it ends up as groundwater ... 
Physics
A rectangular coil of 70 turns, dimensions 0.100 m by 0.200 m and total resistance 10.0 ohms, rotates with angular speed 32.0 rad/s about the y axis in a region where a 1.00 T magnetic field is directed along the x axis. The rotation is initiated so that the plane of the coil ... 
Physics
Two artifacts in a museum display are hung from vertical walls by very light wires. Wire T1 is horizontal from the left wall and goes to a center weight of 177N and wire T2 is at a 53 degree angle with the right wall heading from right to left downwards towards the center ... 
math
a woman wants to construct a box whose base length is twice the base width. The material to build the top and bottom is $ 9/m ( squared) and the material to build the sides is $6m/ ( squared). If the woman wants the box to have a volume of 70 m cubed, determine the dimensions ... 
math plz help ;;
Assuming that the cone is completely filled with ice cream, which of the following equations below could be used to calculate the total volume of ice cream in the cone (before you start eating it!)? On top of the cone is 18 as the bottom is 26. A.V=π(9)^2(26)+(4/3)π(... 
aztecs
what was the clothing of the Aztec god, Quetzacoatl? like you know when every year or so the aztec would choose 1 person to represent a god and they would wear the special clothing the aztecs made for that god 
5th grade math
Marcus is building a rectangular box for his kitten to sleep in. He wants the area of the bottom of the box to be 360 square inches and the length of one side to be 1 3/5 the length of the other side. What should the dimensions of the bottom of the bed be? 
Algebra II Help
4) The function f(x)=2(3)^x represents the growth of a dragonfly population every year in a remote swamp. Rose wants to manipulate the formula to an equivalent form that calculates seven times a year, not just once a year. Which function is correct for Rose’s purpose and ... 
physics 2
sorry here is actual question: A 285kg stunt boat is driven on the surface of a lake at a constant speed of 13.5 m/s toward a ramp, which is angled at 28.5° above the horizontal. The coefficient of friction between the boat bottom and the ramp's surface is 0.150, and the ... 
Physics
you lift a 10 N physics book up in the air a distance of 1m at a constant velocity of .5m/s. What is the work done by the weight of the book? a) +10 J b)10 J c) +5 J d)5 J 10 N is the force of gravity and to find work you do this: W=F_g(change in distance) (10N)(1m)= +10J so... 
double negatives
the great white shark doesnt usually attack no person unless it confuses the person for a sea lion or seal 
Human Service
If a person comes into your offices saying he/she have a schedule interview and the employer claims that he/she does not, What would you say to the person 
Health
how does a disabled wheelchair person cook? use the bathroom? take a shower? and stuff a normal person does in thier everyday life 
Physics
I need to know whether the position of the CG is higher, lower, or at the same level within the body when a person is standing up as when a person is lying down? Why or why not? 
Physics
I need to know whether the position of the CG is higher, lower, or at the same level within the body when a person is standing up as when a person is lying down? Why or why not? 
Science
3. Which of the following conditions would likely cause the activation energy to be high? A.atoms are close together B.the temperature is hot C.atoms are not close together * D.a catalyst is present 4. Which of the following materials will burn the fastest in open air? A.a log... 
PreCalculus
2000(1 – 0.75) = 2000 (.25) = 500 survivors after the dose of prescription a is taken Then, 500(1.40)3 = 1374 bacteria after the 3 hours period at the instant before the second dose is taken. 1.) For antibiotic A, determine the bacterial population after nine hours (before ... 
Physics HELP A,S.A.P!
Q: Tarzan, who weighs 688N, swings from a cliff at the end of a vine that is 18m long. From the top of the cliff to the bottom of the swing, he descends by 3.2m. The vine will break if the force on it exceeds 950N. a)Does the vine break? b) If no, what is the greatest force on... 
Physics
A ball having a mass of 5 kg is attached to a string 1 m long and is whirled in a vertical circle at a constant speed of 13 m/s. (a) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the top of the circle. (b) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the ... 
Physics
A ball having a mass of 5 kg is attached to a string 1 m long and is whirled in a vertical circle at a constant speed of 13 m/s. (a) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the top of the circle. (b) Determine the tension in the string when the ball is at the ... 
Math
2x^2+9x5 is the area of a rectangle and one side of the rectangle is x+5, What is the other side of the rectangle? A volume of a cube is 15625cm cubed. What is the length from point A to B in the cube? Point A is on the front bottom right corner and point B is on the the ... 
college physics
A certain person's eye measures 24.0 mm from the pupil to retina. (a) If we treat the eye's lens as a thin lens, what is its focal length when the person focuses on a pencil 44.3 cm from the eye? (b) While the person focuses on the pencil, what is the image distance for a wall... 
calculus
Water is flowing freely from the bottom of a conical tank which is 12 feet deep and 6 feet in radius at the top. If the water is flowing at a rate of 2 cubic feet per hour, at what rate is the depth of the water in the tank going down when the depth is 3 feet. 
physics
A 4 kg block and a 45 kg block are placed sidebyside at the top of a frictionless ramp. Each is given a very light tap to begin their race to the bottom of the hill. In the absence of air resistance a. the 4 kg block wins the race. b. the 45 kg block wins the race. c. the ... 
physics
A cylindrical glass is 6cm wide. When you look from above at an angle you see the edge of the bottom of the glass. When the glass is then filled with water (1.33) you see the center of the bottom of the glass. How tall is the glass? 
physics
you are walking into a circus tent and you notice the circus ringleader twirling a 150 g gold pocket watch from a chain that is 40.0 cm long. the period of rotation is about one second. a) determine the tension in the gold chain when the watch is at the top b) determine the ... 
Physics
A marble and a cube are placed at the top of a ramp. Starting from rest at the same height, the marble rolls without slipping and the cube slides (no kinetic friction) down the ramp. Determine the ratio of the centerofmass speed of the cube to the centerofmass speed of the... 
physics
Can someone please help me solve this: An 7.74g bullet is fired into a 320g block that is initially at rest at the edge of a frictionless table of height h = 1.07 m The bullet remains in the block, and after the impact the block lands d = 2.07 m from the bottom of the table. A... 
boxing
For class i have to answer this question. What boxing class is heaviest  flyweight, bantam weight or feather weight? I don't know anything about boxing because i am a girl. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the site for the boxing weight classes: ... 
math
(Weighing produce). A supermarket has three employees who package and weigh produce. Employee A records the correct weight 98% of the time. Employees B and C record the correct weight 97% and 95% of the time, respectively. Employees A, B, and C handle 40%, 40% and 20% of the ... 
language arts
From which point of view are the sentences written from Johnny tremain? It was past dawn when he woke, his feeling of contentment still in him. He was no longer his own problem but Merchant Lyte's. Tomorrow at this time what would be calling him? 'Uncle Johnathan?' 'Cousin ... 
Composition
For this assignment you are to look at the ways courtship rituals have (or have not) changed over the last generation or two. In order to do this, you will be required to spend some time interviewing a parent, grandparent, or another member of an older generation to discover ... 
Algebra
A 512page book has pages 7 inches wide by 9 inches high. The printed area measures 5.375 inches by 7.75 inches. The left margin is 0.3125 inches and the top margin is 0.5625 inches How wide are the margins at the right of each page? How wide are the margins at the bottom of ... 
Physics
A small sphere has a hole drilled in it and it is placed onto a wire. The wire is bent into a circle of radius 15 centimeters. The sphere can slide freely without friction around the circular wire. The circular wire is held vertically. (a) If the circular loop of wire is spun ... 
Spanish
Does anyone know how to get a screen reader in Spanish? It's so frustrating reading every letter in every word. 
Math
7 students enter a school talent show. Prizes are awarded for the top 3 places. How many different top=three outcomes are possible? How would I solve this? 
Calculus
A 15 ft ladder leans against a wall. The bottom of the ladder is 4 ft from the wall at time t=0 and slides away from the wall at a rate of 3ft/sec. Find the velocity of the top of the ladder at time t=2. The velocity of ladder at time t=2 is ........ft/sec. 
science
A person who weighs 600 newtons on Earth would weigh only 100 newtons on the Moon. Which statement best explains why? A.The circumference of Earth is larger than that of the Moon. B.The density of Earth is greater than that of the Moon. C.The mass of Earth is greater than that... 
math
When baking a cake, you have a choice of the following pans: a round cake pan that is 2 inches deep and has a 7 inch diameter a 6 inch × 9 inch rectangular cake pan that is 2 inches deep a. Which of these pans has the larger volume? Justify your answer. b. Excluding the ... 
CUC
1.Two masses of 4gm and 6gm respectively are attached to the ends of a light rod of negligible mass and the rod rotates anticlockwise at the rate of 2rev/sec about an axis passing through the center of mass and perpendicular to its length. Calculate (a)the angular momentum of ... 
Calculus Riemann sum definition etc
I am totally stumped... PLEASE if anyone can help we are going nuts...lol Use the Rieman sum definition of the definite integral to show that 3¡ò(there is a little "b" at top and little "a" at bottom 3¡ò x©÷dx = b©øa©ø Here,for simplicity we assume b>a>0. ... 
Calculus 3
The base of an decorative rectangular feature with a volume of V = 225 ft^3 is to be constructed in a restaurant. The bottom is made of marble, the sides are made of glass, and the top is open. If marble costs five times as much (per unit area) as glass, find the dimensions of... 
PHYSICS
tWO PEOPLE PLAY TUG OF WAR. tHE 97 KG PERSON ON THE LIFT PULLS WITH 1,176 n, AND THE 76 KG PERSON ON THE RIGHT PULLS WITH 839 n. aSSUME THAT NEITHER PERSON RELEASES THEIR GRIP ON THE ROPE WITH EITHER HAND AT ANY TIME, ASSUME THAT THE ROPE IS ALWAYS TAUT, AND ASSUME THAT THE ... 
math 117
I am having an issue solving this appendix.... Answer the following questions. Use Equation Editor to write mathematical expressions and equations. First, save this file to your hard drive by selecting Save As from the File menu. Click the white space below each question to ... 
Physical science
A trolley of mass of 20kg rolls down an incline from rest. The top of the incline is 10m above the ground. The trolley experiences a constant frictional force of 25N while it rolls down the incline. The velocity attained by the trolley at the bottom of the incline is 12m/s. ... 
physics
A commuter train passes a passenger platform at a constant speed of 40.0 m/s. The train horn is sounded at its characteristic frequency of 320 Hz. What overall change in frequency is detected by a person on the platform as the train moves from approaching to receding? 
math grids
please can someone help me with this math grid here is a grid with squares. you must place the numbers 1 through 8 in the squares, without consecutive numbers being placed next to each other in a row, a cloumn, or diagonally.so the number 3 cannot be placed next to the number ... 
physics
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 10.3° with the horizontal. The hillside is 210 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is unchanged... 
Physics
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 9.8° with the horizontal. The hillside is 170 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is unchanged. ... 
Math
Juan employs something called a mirror method. He places a mirror exactly 12 meters from the bottom of a maple tree and then walks backwards until he sees an image of the top of the tree . From the tree which is angle 1 and from him is angle 2 these angles are congruent. He is... 
physics
A person takes a trip, driving with a constant speed of 98.5 km/h except for a 21.0 min rest stop. If the person's average speed is 63.3 km/h, how much time is spent on the trip and how far does the person travel? How much time in hours and how far in km 
Physics 1
From the top of a cliff overlooking a lake, a person throws two stones. The two stones have identical initial speeds of v0 = 13.4 m/s and are thrown at an angle θ = 31.8°, one below the horizontal and one above the horizontal. What is the distance between the points ... 
Psychology
The facialfeedback hypothesis tells us that? A. smiling makes a person feel better. b. facial expressions are of little importance in communicating. c. we can tell how a person is feeling by his or her facial expression. d. smiling is often a coverup for emotional disorders... 
Math / Algebra
Can you check my work? Thank you :) 1. The Domain of a function F is the same as the range of F^1 (True or False?) Answer: True. 2. Does the function y = x2 have an inverse? Select the best answer. A. Yes, it passes the horizontal line test. B. No, it does not pass the ... 
physics
A lead ball is dropped into a lake from a diving board 5.24 m above the water. It hits the water with a certain velocity and then sinks to the bottom with this same constant velocity. It reaches the bottom 4.86 s after it is dropped. (Assume the positive direction is upward... 
arithmetic
One chicken lays an egg every 2 days, another every 3 days and a third chicken lays an egg every 5 days. They all lay an egg today. How many days in the next 101 days will EXACTLY 2 chickens be laying an egg? 
MATH
Someone please help me not sure if I even know what I am doing with any of this. write the following ratios in simplest form 5 3/5 to 2 1/10 5 3/5 2 1/10 x 100/100 = 8/20 = 2/5 the ratio of 7 dimes to 3 quarters 7/3 x 100/100 = 700/300 = 175/75 solve the following applications... 
precalculus
A company plans to manufacture a container having the shape of a right circular cylinder, open at the top, and having a capacity of 24pi cubic inches. If the cost of the material for the bottom is $.30 per square inch and that for the curved sides is $.10 per square inch, ... 
Pre Calculus
A cylinder shaped can needs to be constructed to hold 200 cubic centimeters of soup. The material for the sides of the can costs 0.02 cents per square centimeter. The material for the top and bottom of the can need to be thicker, and costs 0.06 cents per square centimeter. ... 
math
The radioactive decay of a substance is expressed by A=A^0 e^ kt, where the initial amount A^0, decays to an amount A after t years. The positive constant k differs for each substance. Strontium 90 decays such that k=.028. Find out how much of 1,000 mg of strontium 90 remains... 
Algebra
Question Part Points The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.6 inch and a standard deviation of 0.02 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.62 inch? (You may need to use the standard normal distribution table. Round ... 
statistics
The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.8 inch and a standard deviation of 0.03 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.83 inch? (You may need to use the standard normal distribution table. Round your answer to three ... 
math
The queen asked her cook how many guests had attended a recent banquet. “I do not know, my lady” he said, “but every two guests shared a plate of fruit between them, every three used a bowl of broth among them, and every four shared a platter of beef. I used 65 serving ... 
maths
A tower 7 metres high stands on top of building which is 9 metres high. An observer at the bottom of the building notices that, as she walks away from the building, the angle theta which the tower subtends at her eyes seems to increase in size for a certain distance and then ... 
English
Can you please check if the following sentences are possible? Thank you. 1)He sailed for Africa in a French steamer. At last they came to the mouth of the Congo river. The first company trading post Marlow saw was a depressing place. 2) African people were tied together with ... 
Algebra 1
The growth of Trevor's lawn can be modeled by the equation y = .4x + 7, where the y is the height of the grass in centimeters, and x is the number of days since the lawn was last mowed. what is the meaning of the yintercept of this equation? a) Trevor mows the lawn once every... 
Language Arts
I have a few questions I need help with; I have more, but I can wait on those ones. 8. Read the following sentences from “First Confession.” Then, to crown my misfortunes, I had to make my first confession and Communion. It was an old woman called Ryan who prepared us for ... 
Statistics
A manufacturer makes ball bearings that are supposed to have a mean weight of 30g. A retailer suspects that the mean weight is actually less than 30 g. The mean weight for a random sample of 16 ball bearings is 28.8 g with a standard deviation of 3.9 g At the 0.05 significance... 
tatiana
A car tire of radius 45cm turns at a constant 14 rads/s. For a point on the edge calculate a) the tangential V b) the tangential a c) the centripetal "a" work: a) v= rw v= .45m * 14 rads/s= 6.3m/s b) at=alphar alpha= w/t I am unsure how to get time? c) at= w^2r at= 14^2 * .45 ... 
algebra
Someone please help me not sure if I even know what I am doing with any of this. write the following ratios in simplest form 5 3/5 to 2 1/10 5 3/5 2 1/10 x 100/100 = 8/20 = 2/5 the ratio of 7 dimes to 3 quarters 7/3 x 100/100 = 700/300 = 175/75 solve the following applications... 
Statistics help Please
The table below reports birth weight and whether the mother smoked for 189 pregnancies. If Smoking and Birthweight were independent, then we would expect the number of low birth weight babies born to smoking mothers to be: (???/???) * ??? = 23.1 The residual for the ... 
math
How do you get the answer to this problem? The Diameter of a typical pinhead is 1 milimeter. If a common virus measures 250 nanometers in diameter, and the virus fits together so well that there are no gaps or overlaps, how many viruses would fit on the pinhead? Express your ... 
earth
The weight of a large animal is 120 kg on earth , what is the weight on the moon with onesixth the gravity of the earth ? 
health
Which of the following accurately debunks the nutrition myth? Answer Are Grapefruit can help you lose weight A diet will help you lose 10pounds in 3days Eating a snack will cause you to gain weight Vitamins are important supplements while exercising Thank You 
phy
A rope suspended from a ceiling supports an object of weight W at its opposite end. Another rope tied to the first at the middle is pulled horizontally with a force of 30N. The junction P of the ropes is in equilibrium. Calculate the weight W and the tens 
math
A cylindrical metal radius 7cm and height 15cm has its centre drilled with a hole of 5cm in crosssection. If 152cm(cube) of d metal weight 125kg, what is the weight of d hallowed cylinder? How do I solve this please? 
Math
A 120 lb. person would weigh about 20 lb. on the moon. A 150 lb. person would weigh 28 lb. on a lo, a moon of Jupiter. Use ratio tables to determine which moon would make a person weigh the most. 
English
Horror, fantasy, and comedy are all _______ of novels. A. informational types ==B. subgenres C. styles D. literary kinds The side characters in novels tend to A. have lives and stories of their own. B. be less developed than in short stories. C. be present in every single ... 
perimeter and area
the top of the trusty twisty toaster has an area of 48 inches. if the top is 8 inches wide, how long is the side? what is the perimeter of the top? Length = 6? Perimeter = 28 inches? 
physics
A lead ball is dropped into a lake from a diving board 5.24 m above the water. It hits the water with a certain velocity and then sinks to the bottom with this same constant velocity. It reaches the bottom 4.86 s after it is dropped. (Assume the positive direction is upward... 
physics
An Olympic pool has dimensions 50.0 m × 25.0 m × 2.68 m (length × width × depth). The density of the pool water is 1007 kgm3. Atmospheric pressure (1.00 atm) is acting on the surface of the water. If a child dives down to the bottom of the pool what pressure is exerted on... 
physics
A cyclist is attached to a rope which is looped over a pulley (disc of mass 10kg and radius 0.5m). The rope is then attached to a hanging block of mass 5kg. What force must the cyclist generate such that the block will move with an acceleration of 2.25 m/s2. Let’s make the ... 
physics
A cyclist is attached to a rope which is looped over a pulley (disc of mass 10kg and radius 0.5m). The rope is then attached to a hanging block of mass 5kg. What force must the cyclist generate such that the block will move with an acceleration of 2.25 m/s2. Let’s make the ... 
Maths
Three lights all go on one changes every 5 sec one every 6 sec one every 8 sec when will they all go on together 
math
working together 2 people can mow a large lawn in 4 hours. One person can do the job alone one hour faster than the other person. How long does it take each person working alone to mow the lawn? 
algebra
Suppose that the weight (in pounds) of an airplane is a linear function of the total amount of fuel (in gallons) in its tank. When graphed, the function gives a line with a slope of 6.2. With 52 gallons of fuel in its tank, the airplane has a weight of 2222.4 pounds. What is ... 
Chemistry
Write IUPAC name of the following alkanes: 1. (CH3)3CCH2CH2CH3 Would the name be 2,2dimethylpentane? Wouldn't it look like this: CH3CCH2CH2CH3 with a CH3 on the top and bottom of the C, which would be the 2nd carbon... right? I don't understand why it would be the ... 
math
The distance d when a spring is stretched by a hanging object varies directly as the weight w of the object. If the distance is 34 cm when the weight is 3 kg, what is the distance when the weight is 9 kg? 22. Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y ... 
physics...again :/
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 9.9° with the horizontal. The hillside is 160 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is unchanged. ... 
physics
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 11.0° with respect to the horizontal. The hillside is 190 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is... 
physics
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 9.5° with respect to the horizontal. The hillside is 225 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is ... 
physics
A skier starts from rest at the top of a hill that is inclined at 9.5° with respect to the horizontal. The hillside is 225 m long, and the coefficient of friction between snow and skis is 0.0750. At the bottom of the hill, the snow is level and the coefficient of friction is ... 
Math
One hour after x milligrams of a drug are given to a person, the change in body temperature T(x) (in degrees fahrenheit) is given by the function T(x)=x^2(1âˆ’x/3). Further, the rate Tâ€²(x) at which T changes with respect to the size of the dosage, x, is called the ... 
Physics
A bowling ball encounters a 0.76m vertical rise on the way back to the ball rack, as the drawing illustrates. Ignore frictional losses and assume that the mass of the ball is distributed uniformly. If the translational speed of the ball is 3.80m/s at the bottom of the rise, ... 
Math & Chemistry
I having problems converting my answer to just cm. Given: Average Velocity = 1 m/s Water per day = 6,000 m^3/day Want to find the diameter of fluid flow. I am using the equation: D = sqrt(4*q)/(pi*v) q= volumetric flow rate (6,000 m^3/day) v= velocity (1 m/s) when I solve I ... 
English
Can someone please check the grammar in the following sentences. Please. 1. Normally Victor takes pleasure in spending time with his family; however, when he feels down he opts for solitude. 2. The creature begins to feel alone and vows revenge. 3. This is the same creature ... 
Physics
Two conducting spheres are connected by a thin wire and are in electrostatic equilibrium. The diameter of the smaller sphere is 3.0 cm and the diameter of the larger one is 8.0 cm. If the smaller sphere is found to be charged to 2.0 nC, what is the charge of the larger sphere? 
Math
A pipe has an outside diameter of 1.25 inches and an inside diameter of 0.75 inches. If Kelly hacksaws the pipe in two, what fraction of the pipe cross sectional area is sawn when the blade breaks through to the inside? 
Physics
A nichrome wire of diameter 5mm and length 5m has resistivity of 10^4 ohm meter. If wire is compressed to double it's diameter. Find the resistance in its new form. Also find the resistance of the wire originally ?