The tail of a giant kangaroo is attached by a giant rubber band to a stake in the ground. A flea is sitting on top of the stake eyeing the kangaroo (hungrily). The kangaroo sees the flea leaps into the
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The tail of a giant kangaroo is attached by a giant rubber band to a stake in the ground. A flea is sitting on top of the stake eyeing the kangaroo (hungrily). The kangaroo sees the flea leaps into the air and lands one mile from the stake (with its tail still attached to the ... 
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The tail of a giant kangaroo is attached by a giant rubber band to a stake in the ground. A flea is sitting on top of the stake eyeing the kangaroo (hungrily). The kangaroo sees the flea leaps into the air and lands one mile from the stake (with its tail still attached to the ... 
Math
The tail of a giant kangaroo is attached by a giant rubber band to a stake in the ground. A flea is sitting on top of the stake eyeing the kangaroo (hungrily). The kangaroo sees the flea leaps into the air and lands one mile from the stake (with its tail still attached to the ... 
math
The triangular numbers are the numbers 1, 3, 6, 10, 15, . . .; the square numbers are the numbers 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, . . . The pentagonal numbers 1, 5, 12, 22, 35, . . .. The geometrical language is justified by the following diagrams: a. What are the first five hexagonal ... 
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I really need help!!! Lars stretched 12 yards of a string from stake X to stake Y and 9 yards of the string from stake Y to stake Z. The two strings meet at a right angle. He wants to stretch the string from stake Z to stake X next. What is the distance from stake Z to stake X... 
Physics
A construction worker attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake and makes an angle of 60.0 degrees with the horizontal. Then worker exerts a force of 125 newtons on the rope. What is the magnitude of the upward component of ... 
Physics
Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 44.8 ◦ with the horizontal. If Beth exerts a force of 146.8 N on the rope, what is the magnitude of the upward component of ... 
physics
Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 60.0 degrees with the horizontal. Beth exerts a force of 125 N on the rope. What is the magnitude of the upward component of ... 
Physics
Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 65.6 ◦ with the horizontal. If Beth exerts a force of 162.2 N on the rope, what is the magnitude of the upward component... 
Physics
Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 49 with the horizontal. If Beth exerts a force of 148 N on the rope, what is the magnitude of the upward compo nent of the ... 
Physics
Beth, a construction worker, attempts to pull a stake out of the ground by pulling on a rope that is attached to the stake. The rope makes an angle of 60.9 ◦ with the horizontal. If Beth exerts a force of 116 N on the rope, what is the magnitude of the upward component ... 
calculus
2 posts one is 10m high and other is 15m higs stand 30m apart they are to be stayed by transmission wire attached to a single stake at the ground level, the wire running to the top of the post , where should stake place to used least amount of wire ? 
Math
A length of rope is stretched between the top edge of a building and a stake in the ground. The head of the stake is at ground level. The rope also touches a tree that is growing halfway between the stake and the building. If the tree is 38 feet tall, how tall is the building... 
Precalculus
A surveyor sets a stake and then walks 150 feet north, where she sets a second stake. She then walks 300 feet east and sets a third stake. How far from the first stake is the third stake? Round to the nearest tenth. Thanks for your help. 
Calculus
Two posts, one 12 feet high and the other 28 feet high, stand 30 feet apart. They are to be stayed by two wires, attached to single stake, running from ground level to the top of each post. Where should the stake be placed to use the least wire? 
Calculus
Two posts, one 12 feet high and the other 28 feet high, stand 30 feet apart. They are to be stayed by two wires, attached to single stake, running from ground level to the top of each post. Where should the stake be placed to use the least wire? 
Physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 8.4 from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 23 angle. What is its takeoff speed? What is its maximum height above the ground? 
Calculus
An airplane flys at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the distance from the... 
calculus
An airplane flys at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the distance from the... 
Math
An airplane flys at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the distance from the... 
Math
An airplane flys at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the distance from the... 
Math
A surveyor sets a stake and then walks 150 ft north, where she sets a second stake. She then walks 300 ft east and sets a third stake. How far from the first stake is the third stake? Round to the nearest tenth. All I know is you use law of sines and subtract 300 from 150 
physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across a flat stretch of ground with each jump carrying it 9.3 m from the takeoff point. If the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 17.6 degree angle, what is its takeoff speed? 
physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across a flat stretch of ground with each jump carrying it 9.3 m from the takeoff point. If the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 17.6 degree angle, what is its takeoff speed? 
geometry
a 26 foot wire reaches from the top of a pole to a stake in the ground. if the distance from the base of the pole to the stake is 10 feet, how high is the pole? 
Physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across a flat stretch of ground with each jump carrying it 11 from the takeoff point. If the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 18 angle, what is its takeoff speed ? What is its horizontal speed? 
Math
A wire is stretched from the top of a 12foot pole to a stake in the ground and then to the base of the pole. If a total of 20 feet of wire is needed, how far is the stake from the pole (the answer is NOT 16) 
Math
A 5.0 m tree is leaning 5° from the vertical. To prevent it from leaning any farther, a stake needs to be fastened 2 m from the top of the tree at an angle of 60°with the ground. How far from the base of the tree, to the nearest metre, must the stake be? 
Physics
A gray kangaroo can bound across level ground with each jump carrying it 8.4m from the takeoff point. Typically the kangaroo leaves the ground at a 23 angle. 1. Provide knowns and unknown values. 2. What is the initial velocity or takeoff speed? 3. What is its maximum height ... 
Math
An airplane in Australia is flying at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the... 
physics
A kangaroo jumps to a vertical height of 242 cm. How long (in seconds) was the kangaroo in the air? 
Physics
A monkey is chained to a stake in the ground. The stake is 2.81 m from a vertical pole, and the chain is 3.61 m long. How high can the monkey climb up the pole? 
Physics Help!
A monkey is chained to a stake in the ground. The stake is 2.78 m from a vertical pole, and the chain is 3.48 m long. How high can the monkey climb up the pole? 
math
A kangaroo weighs about 0.04 ounces at birth. Fully grown it can weigh 185 pounds. How many times as heavy as a newborn kangaroo is a fully grown adult? 
Math
A goat is tethered to a stake in the ground with a 5 m rope. The goat can graze to the full length of the rope a fulll 360 around the stake. How much area does the goat have in which to graze? What would be the figure? 
Math
It is impossible to measure the length of a particular swamp directly. (Snapping turtles!!) Kendra put a stake in the ground and measured from the stake to opposite ends of the swamp, the results being 410 m and 805 m. She measured the angle between the distances to be 57°. ... 
AP Physics
A ball of mass 0.1 kg is attached to a rubber band, which we can model as a spring of stiffness 8 N/m. With one end of the rubber band fixed, you throw the ball vertically upward with an initial speed of 14 m/s. At the moment the ball leaves your hand, the rubber band is ... 
Math
A goat is tethered (tied up) to a stake in the ground with a 5 m rope. The goat can graze to the full length of the rope a full 360 around the stake. How much area does the goat have in which to graze? 
physics
a scared kangaroo clears a fence that is 2.44 meters tall. what is the vertical component of the kangaroos velocity at take off (vfi) ? if the horizontal component of the kangaroos velocity is 4.80m/s at what angle did the kangaroo take off the ground? (hint: at its maximum ... 
Physics
Rubber Band A 156 g hockey puck is attached to a rubber band and rotated with an angular speed of 9.8 rad/s on frictionless horizontal ice. It takes a force of 1.12 N to stretch the rubber band by 1 cm. (a) If the original length L of the rubber band is 1 m, by how much (in m... 
Math
I'm doing Similarities in class and have no idea how this question works. Any explanations as to how to do this question would be great. Here it is: Here is a way to find (roughly) the width of a river without crossing it. Place a stake B on one bank opposite a landmark A on ... 
geometry
A guy wire is used to stabilize a utility pole. The wire is fastened to the pole 25 feet above the ground, and staked into the ground 4 feet from the base of the pole. (No standoffs are used, the wire goes directly from the pole to the ground stake.) Someone recommends that ... 
BIOLOGY
PLEASE HELP ME! THANK YOU! The table shows the percentage of the body composed of water for various vertebrates. ANIMAL % OF BODY COMPOSED OF WATER herring 67 Frog 78 Chicken 74 Kangaroo rat 65 A)Which animal would you expect to have the most concentrated urine and why? B)The ... 
Finance
using the CAPM, compute the expected rate of return for a portfolio with 25% stake in company A and 75% stake in company B. Assume a market risj premium of 3% and a risk free rate of 4%. 
Physics
Hello so my question is an 85kg kangaroo acquires 2.2kJ of energy in jumping straight up and down from rest. How high does the kangaroo jump? My solution: When he's at rest Eg=2200J but in air Eg=0 Eg=mhh 2200=85(9.8)h 2.64m=h Looking at it now it doesn't really make sense ... 
Physics
A 0.18 kg point mass moving on a frictionless horizontal surface is attached to a rubber band whose other end is fixed at point P. The rubber band exerts a force F = bx toward P, where x is the length of the rubber band and b is an unknown constant. The mass moves along the ... 
Math HELPPP!
Andrew's dog Bubba has an exercise area behind the house. A stake in the ground has a 12 foot rope tied to it. The other end of the rope is fastened to Bubba's collar. If Bubba travels in a circular path around the stake. What is the largest Circumference allowed by the rope's... 
Math
Andrew's dog Bubba has an exercise area behind the house. A stake in the ground has a 12 foot rope tied to it. The other end of the rope is fastened to Bubba's collar. If Bubba travels in a circular path around the stake. What is the largest Circumference allowed by the rope's... 
Physics
When the rubber band in a slingshot is stretched, it obeys Hooke's law. Suppose that the "spring constant" for the rubber band is k = 44.2 N/m. When the rubber band is pulled back with a force of 9.38 N, how far does it stretch? 
Algebra
Scott set up a volleyball net in his backyard. one of the poles, which forms a right angle with the ground, is 6 feet high. To secure the pole, he attached a rope from the top of the pole to a stake 8 feet from the bottom of the pole. To the nearest tenth of a foot, find the ... 
Physics
When the rubber band in a slingshot is stretched, it obeys Hooke's law. Suppose that the "spring constant" for the rubber band is k = 53 N/m. When the rubber band is pulled back with a force of 7.3 N, how far does it stretch? F=kx solve for x. 
Physics
0.17 kg point mass moving on a frictionless horizontal surface is attached to a rubber band whose other end is fixed at point P. The rubber band exerts a force F = bx toward P, where x is the length of the rubber band and b is an unknown constant. The mass moves along the ... 
language
Find the verb in each sentence. 1. The people believe in the giant. 2. Clearly, the giant cares about the town of Barletta. 3. Unfortunately, an army attacks the town. 4. The people quickly identify the trouble. 5. With a little thought, the giant solves the problem. 6. He ... 
math
In the centre of every cell of a 5x5 board stands one kangaroo. Suddenly, a thunder strikes, and each kangaroo is startled so that it jumps over the side of its cell into a neighbouring cell, possibly joining one or more other kangaroos there. What is the greatest possible ... 
Math
A kangaroo hopped 1/3 of the distance to the lake with her baby in her pouch. She hopped the remaining 7040 yards without her baby in her pouch. How many miles did the kangaroo hop to the lake? 1 mile = 1760 yards 
Math
A kangaroo hopped 1/3 of the distance to the lake with her baby in her pouch. She hopped the remaining 7040 yards without her baby in her pouch. How many miles did the kangaroo hop on the lake? 1 mile =1760 yards. 
Math
The game Upright is played by two players on an m×n square board and has the following rules: At the start of the game, a kangaroo game piece is placed on the bottom left square of the board. Players alternate turns moving the kangaroo, and the first player moves first. On ... 
math
mrs.blalock tied her goat with a 12foot rope to a stake in the field.the goat ate a circular area around the stake with a radius the lenght of the rope.what was the area of grass eaten by the goat???? 
Physics
Starting from rest, a 1.7x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.44 N on it. This force does 2.4x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
physics
Starting from rest, a 2.1x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.37 N on it. This force does 1.5x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
Physics
Starting from rest, a 2.4x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.42 N on it. This force does 1.5x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
physics
Starting from rest, a 2.4x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.42 N on it. This force does 1.5x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
Physics
Starting from rest, a 1.7x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.45 N on it. This force does 1.9x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
Physics
Starting from rest, a 2.3x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.44 N on it. This force does 2.7x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
physics
The type of rubber band used inside some baseballs and golf balls obeys Hooke's law over a wide range of elongation of the band. A segment of this material has an unstretched length l = 1.50 m and a mass m = 5.6 g. When a force F = 17 N is applied, the band stretches an ... 
Physics
Starting from rest, a 1.6x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.42 N on it. This force does 3.6x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
Phys
Starting from rest, a 1.6x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.38 N on it. This force does 2.6x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
physics
Starting from rest, a 1.6x104 kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.38 N on it. This force does 2.6x104 J of work on the flea. (a) What is the flea's speed when it leaves the ground? (b... 
biology 6
the giant anteater of south america, the giant armadillo of north america, the giant pangolin of Africa and the spiny anteater of Oceania share many characteristics. They all eat ants, have long narrow snouts, few teeth and large salivary gland, yet they do not share a common ... 
Physics
One end of a rubber band with a length L is attached to a wall. The rubber band is held horizontally and the loose end is pulled away from the wall at a speed v, stretching the band. Simultaneously, an ant begins to crawl away from the wall along the rubber band with a speed u... 
chemistry
the maximum speed recorded for a giant tortoise is 0.11 m/sec. How many miles could a giant tortoise travel in 5.0 hrs? 
Physics
A kangaroo carries her 0.49kg baby in her pouch as she bounds across the ground. As she pushes off the ground, she is accelerating upward at 30 m/s2. What is the apparent weight of her baby at this instant? 
ALgerba 2
I would really appreciate help on these equations. 3. Devon tosses a horseshoe at a stake 30 feet away. The horseshoe lands no more than 3 feet from the stake. (a) Write an absolute value inequality that represents the range of distances that the horseshoe travels. (b) Solve ... 
ALGEBRA 2
would really appreciate help on these equations. 3. Devon tosses a horseshoe at a stake 30 feet away. The horseshoe lands no more than 3 feet from the stake. (a) Write an absolute value inequality that represents the range of distances that the horseshoe travels. (b) Solve the... 
Math Please Check My Answer
A box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. You select a rubber band at random from the box. Find each probability. Write the probability as a fraction in simplest form. a. Find the theoretical probability of selecting a pink rubber band. b. Find the ... 
lwtech
In order to build a bridge across a river, a surveyor is hired to find the distance across the river. The surveyor places a stake on either side of the river. As shown in the diagram below (the diagram is not drawn to scale). He measures the bearing to the first stake as 16 ... 
Physics
I need help with part b... I found in part a that delta L is .29568m and I think I might be doing something wrong with the units because I can't get the right answer. A 156 g hockey puck is attached to a rubber band and rotated with an angular speed of 12.8 rad/s on ... 
english
i need to rite an english speech but i don't know what to do it on and my confidence levels are very very low somebody please help me. it has to be an aussie icon. Hi Caitlin. When we think of an Australian icon, we think of the Boxing Kangaroo. YOu can find information on ... 
Math
A typical human newborn weighs 150lbs, while a newborn weighs approx 7lbs. An adult Western grey Kangaroo weighs about 30 kilograms and gives birth to babies who are approx 1 gram. If human babies were proportionally the same weight to adults as Western grey kangaroo babies, ... 
Math
A camper attaches a rope from the top of her tent, 4 feet above the ground, to give it more support. If the rope is 8 feet long, about how far will the stake need to be from the middle of her tent? 
physics
Four ropes are tied to a stake, and each is pulled toward a compass direction, N, S, E, or W. A force of 13 N is applied to the rope pulled toward the east. Forces of 23, 25, and 38 N are applied toward the south, west, and north, respectively. What is the direction of the net... 
Physics
A force of 2N will stretch a rubber band 2 cm. Assuming that Hooke's law applies, how far will a 4N force stretch the rubber band? How much work does it take to stretch the rubber band this far? 
Physics
One can work out by either lifting weights or using a tension band, which is like a big rubber band. If we model the rubber band as a big spring with spring constant 400 N/M how far in meters must I stretch the the band so it applies a force equivalent to the gravitational ... 
ScienceRepost
I just want to make sure if I'm correct; does this look correct to you? When all of the hydrogen of the Sun is used up, it will turn into a red giant. Is red giant correct? 
physics
A rubber band has a"spring constant" of 45 N/m. When the rubber band is pulled by a force of 9.8 N , how far will it stretch and what is potential energy? 
Math
Four identical cylindricak tins are tied together bx a rubber band. If r = 14cm, how long is the rubber band? 
geometry
the top of a giant slide is 30 ft off the ground. the slide rises at a 30 degree angle. to the nearst whole foot, what is the distance down the slide? 
physics
A force of 2Newtons will stretch a rubber band 2/100 meters. Assuming that Hooke’s Law applies, how far with a force of 4Newtons stretch the rubber band? How much work does it take to stretch the rubber band this far? 
Trigonometry
If a stake is placed in the ground and is 20cm. high and casts a shadow 12.5 cm. long, what time is it? (The sun rises at 6 a.m. and is overhead at noon.) 
Math
A box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. You select a rubber band at random from the box. Find each probability. Write the probability as a fraction in simplest form... Can you guys explain part C. You repeatedly choose a rubber band from the box, record ... 
physics!
A stretched rubber band has a length of 0.10m and a fundamental frequency of 440Hz. What is the speed at which waves travel on the rubber band? I need some ideas to do this problem. Thanks! 
PLEASE HELP WITH ALGEBRA
Please show me all the steps to solving the problem also you can use comment field to explain the work QUESTION: a box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. you select a rubber band at random from the box. find each probability. write the probability as a ... 
algebra PLEASE HELP ASAP
Please show me all the steps to solving the problem also you can use comment field to explain the work QUESTION: a box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. you select a rubber band at random from the box. find each probability. write the probability as a ... 
Physics
A 156 g hockey puck is attached to a rubber band and rotated with an angular speed of 9.2 rad/s on frictionless horizontal ice. It takes a force of 1.22 N to stretch the rubber band by 1 cm.  (a) ... 
Geometry (answer please)
1. A vertical pole 24ft. high is to be braced securely by four wires attached 8ft. from the top. If the wires are fastened to stake in the level ground at the vertices of square with its center at the foot of the pole and sides 20ft. What should be the length of each wire? 2. ... 
PHYSICS
Starting from rest, a 2.0 104kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.36 N on it. This force does +2.5 104 J of work on the flea. How far does the flea move while it's pushing off? 
Math
A box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. You select a rubber band at random from the box. Find each probability. Write the probability as a fraction in simplest form. a. Find the theoretical probability of selecting a pink rubber band. b. Find the ... 
Math
A box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. You select a rubber band at random from the box. Find each probability. Write the probability as a fraction in simplest form. a. Find the theoretical probability of selecting a pink rubber band. b. Find the ... 
math plz help
A box contains 95 pink rubber bands and 90 brown rubber bands. You select a rubber band at random from the box. Find each probability. Write the probability as a fraction in simplest form. A. Find the theoretical probability of selecting a pink rubber band. Would it be 95/185=... 
math/algebra
why did the kangaroo see a psychiatrist?