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Math

Research two satellite phone plans with a specific number of minutes a month. Create a linear equation to represent the monthly bill based on both the flat fee and the per minute cost. Which one is the better option? Why?

Math

Research two satellite phone plans with a specific number of minutes a month. Create a linear equation to represent the monthly bill based on both the flat fee and the per minute cost. Which one is the better option? Why?

SCIENCE

Suppose an astronomer oberserves a huge solar flare. Predict its effect on Earth in the next day or so. I put it would break satellites and powercuts would happen. But would a huge solar flare kill all people on Earth? Im not sure

math

The scale for an earth model is 1:40000000. The diameter of the earth is 12,756.32km. a)What is the diameter of the model in cm? I got 31.9cm (just need help on part b!) b) If the model is cut in half, how many jars of paint would be needed to paint each half if 1 jar covered ...

physics

If an astronaut dropped a small rock near the surface of Pluto, how far (in m) would the rock fall in 1.1 s? (The mass of Pluto is 2.500×10-3 the mass of earth and the radius of Pluto is 0.18 of the earth's radius.)

physics

If an astronaut dropped a small rock near the surface of Pluto, how far (in m) would the rock fall in 1.1 s? (The mass of Pluto is 2.500×10-3 the mass of earth and the radius of Pluto is 0.18 of the earth's radius.)

Geometry

A city has a scale model of the solar system nearly 6 km long. The model's scale is 1 km : 1 billion km. a. Earth is 150,000,000 km from the Sun. How many meters apart are Earth and the Sun in the model?

Math - Algebra

If a man wewighs 41 newtons (N) on the surface of the earth while he weighs 81.5N on the surface of the moon, approximately how much lighter is he on the moon? What would be his weight on the surface of the earth if he weighs 90 N on the surface of the moon?

English Writing

People believe in God because... And there is life on earth because... And people who believe in God think that God has put human beings on this earth because... Could you help me? I'm not English speaker so I don't know how can I write continue of these sentences...

Physics Honors

A car travels due east with a speed of 60.0 km/h. Rain is falling vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 45.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the car and with respect to ...

Physics

The first stage of a space vehicle consumed fuel and oxidizer at the rate of 1.60 multiplied by 104 kg/s, with an exhaust speed of 2.55 multiplied by 103 m/s. (a) Calculate the thrust produced by these engines. answer should be in N (b) Find the acceleration of the vehicle ...

Chemistry

How many moles of ozone does the atmosphere hold? For a sense of scale,compare the amount to the total carbon dioxide emitted annually from fossil fuel burning, cement production and deforestation (7900 Tg/C). Given with the facts the amount of ozone is equivalent to a 3mm ...

Science

I know what a baseline is, but what baseline is used in astronomy? y do we need vary the length of baselines we use? is it the diameter of the earh's orbit? I really do not get the 2nd part.

PHYSICS

In the Bohr model of the hydrogen atom, the electron makes 6.00×10^15 rev/sec around the nucleus.What is the average current at a point on the orbit of the electron?

Physics

A single electron orbits a lithium nucleus that contains three protons (+3e). The radius of the orbit is 1.76*10^-11m. Determine the kinetic energy of the electron.

physic

golf is just as popular as it is on earth. A golfer tees off and drives the ball 4.5 times as far as he would have on earth, given the same velocities on both planets. The ball is launched at a speed of 54 m/s at an angle of 60¡ã above the horizontal. When the ball lands, it...

math

To pass her English Test, Lucille must get 75% of the items correct. Out of 80 questions, how many must she correctly answer?

PHYSICS

A Cessna 350 must reach a speed of 35 m/s for takeoff. If the plane accelerates at a steady 3.8 m/s2, how long must the runway be?

Alg 1

Reasoning: The equation 3x^2 + bx + 3 = 0 has one real solution. What must be true about b? I think it is: b must be the same as -4(a)(c). What are your thoughts?

physics

how much heat must be added to 4.00 kg of aluminum to cause its temperature to rise from 22 degrees C? unit of answer must be joule

Physics

Charges q1 and q2 lie on the x-axis at points x= -a and x= +a respectively a) how must must q1 and q2 be related for the net force +Q placed at x= +a/2 to be zero?

physics (Newton"s law of gravitation)

Could anyone please help me with this problem? I would really appreciate it. The top of Mt. Everest is 8850 m above sea level. Assume that sea level is at the average Earth radius of 6.38×106 m. What is the magnitude of the gravitational acceleration at the top of Mt. Everest...

Physics-Graivty

Suppose planet earth suddenly grew in size, so that its radius was twice as large as before. Also suppose that at the same time, its mass also doubled to twice its former mass. If you weight used to be 700 N, what is it on this "new" Earth. Describe why this is the answer ...

earth science

which of the following is NOT a major component of soil a)mineral matter b)air c)humus d)earth worms 2) a soils texture is determined by a) mineral composition B)type of humans c)water content d)particle size 3)the main source of organic matter in soil is a)water b)plants*** c...

psychology

Which of the following best demonstrates the goal of congnitive therapy? I think therefore I am (maybe) A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees A musician must make music an artist must paint a poet must write if he is to be at peace with himself ( maybe) The ...

Chemistry 2

An industrial chemical reaction has a rate law: rate = k [C]. The activation energy for the reaction is 3.0000 x 10^4 J/mol and A = 2.000 x 10^-3. What must be the reaction temperature if a rate of 1.000 x 10^-9 M/s is required and [C] must be kept at 0.03000M. Hint: What must...

History

“Without consideration of ‘traditions’ and prejudices, it [Germany] must find the courage to gather our people and their strength for an advance along the road that will lead this people from its present restricted living space to new land and soil, and hence also free ...

Physics

Newton showed that the motion of comets is controlled by gravitational attraction of gravity. Many comets move in elliptical orbit but if they are moving very fast they will perform a hyperbolic orbit. A student attempts to model the hyperbolic trajectory of a fast moving ...

Physics

I'm not really sure on this one... Am i correct? A maglev train requires which of the following? A. track and the train must have the different magnetic poles B. track and the train must have the same magnetic poles <--- C. magnetic poles must alternate between the track ...

Equivalent Algebraic Expressions

The game shown at the right consists of eight pairs of coloured squares called dominos. Rules: 1. Write a polynomial in each square marked P and a rational function in each square marked R. 2. The expressions you write must satisfy each of these conditions: • Polynomials and...

math

Earth exerts a force on an object equal to the objects weight. the object exerts a force on earth I think the answer is it equal zero?

PHYSICS

AT WHAT DISTANCE ABOVE THE SURFACE OF THE EARTH IS THE ACCELERATION DUE TO EARTH'S GRAVITY 0.980M/S² IF THE ACCELERATION DUE TO GRAVITY AT THE SURFACE HAS MAGNITUDE 9.80M/S²

College Physics

Although they don’t have mass, photons—traveling at the speed of light—have momentum. Space travel experts have thought of capitalizing on this fact by constructing solar sails—large sheets of material that would work by reflecting photons. Since the momentum of the ...

physics

A car travels due east with a speed of 35.0 km/h. Raindrops are falling at a constant speed vertically with respect to the Earth. The traces of the rain on the side windows of the car make an angle of 40.0° with the vertical. Find the velocity of the rain with respect to the ...

physics

At a certain location on the Earth, the horizontal component of the Earth’s magnetic field is 2.5 ·10−5 T due North. A proton moves eastward with just the right speed for the magnetic force on it to balance its weight so the net force on the proton will be zero. Find ...

one light year is about 9 trillion kilometers . arctus is a star that is 37 light years from earth.if you are 11 years old now,how old will you be when light that is leaving arcturus today reaches earth. how far in kilometers willit have traveled .sow your work.

science

Mars is 48 million miles from earth. If a spaceship leaves Earth traveling toward Mars at 6 million miles per hour (m.p.h.). How long will it take the spaceship to arrive on Mars.

physics

an object of 3 kg is dropped from 2m above the ground. it takes a time interval of tE to reach the ground of the earth. if it is dropped on the moon, how long does it take to reach the ground? the a dure to g on the moon is 1/6 of that on the earth.

Physics

An airplane whose air speed is 600 mi/h is flying perpendicularly to jet stream whose speed relative to the Earth's surface is 100 mi/h. What is the airplane's speed relative to the Earth?

algebra

an astronaut who weighs 85 kilograms on the earth weighs 14.2 kilograms on the moon. how much would a person weigh on the moon if they weigh 95 kilograms on earth? round your answer to the nearest tenth.

Physics

At the surface of a certain planet, the gravitational acceleration g has a magnitude of 12.0 m/s^2. A 21.0-kg brass bell is transported to this planet. What is (a) the mass of the brass ball on the Earth and on the planet, and (b) the weight of the brass ball on the Earth and ...

A. 75 % B. 12.5% C. 25% D. 3.13% E. 9.38% 3. what percentage of land on the earths surface is inhospital lands? - B 4. what percentage of earths surface is covered by land? - C 5. what percentage of land on earth is usable, for living on, but not for agriculture/farming?-D 6. ...

alegebra

1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: , where C is a constant, and...

Physics

The space shuttle, with an initial mass M = 2.41×106 kg, is launched from the surface of the earth with an initial net acceleration a = 26.1 m/s^2. The rate of fuel consumption is R = 6.90×103 kg/s. The shuttle reaches outer space with a velocity of vo = 4632. m/s, and a ...

physics

The first Lunar Olympics is to be held on the Moon inside a huge dome. Of the usual Olympic events - track and field, gymnastics, and so on - which would be drastically affected by the Moon's gravity? In which events would Earth=based records be broken? In which events would ...

American government

Which scenario best illustrates how the power to make treaties in the united states constitution provides for checks and balances among the three branches of government ? A. the president must sign an executive agreement without the senate, but must have approval of the house ...

Astronomy

Hi, can you please check my work? I really need to do well on this. 1. What properties of a star are needed to calculate the stars luminosity? a. size and apparent brightness b.mass and distance to the star**** c. temperature and diameter of the star d. apparent brightness and...

Trig

This problem is stumping me, can anyone help me? The Earth rotates every 24 hours (actually 23 hours, 56 minutes and 4 seconds) and has a diameter of 7926 miles. If you're standing on the equator, how fast are you traveling (how fast is the Earth spinning)? Compute this (a) ...

Physics

1. Gunter, the weightlifter, can lift a 230.0 kg barbell overhead on Earth. The acceleration due to gravity on the sun is 274 m/s2. 2. a. Would the barbells be heavier on the sun or on the Earth. heavier on the sun b. How much (in Newtons) would the barbells weigh on the sun? ...

Physics

1)The Earth exerts an 710 N gravitational force on a man. What force does the man exert on the Earth? Answer in units of N 2)If a book is sitting on a table, the force of gravity pulls it down. Why doesn’t it fall? Is it because The table is pushing up on it with a force ...

Physics- Relativity

A lighthouse sweeps its beam of light around in a circle once every 7.2 s. To an observer in a spaceship moving away from Earth, the beam of light completes one full circle every 9 s. What is the speed of the spaceship relative to Earth

earth science am i right?

am i right 19. According to the law of __________, only a worldwide flood with its vast complex of sediment-saturated currents would produce horizontal superimposed layers of materials, thus forming a great series of sedimentary strata formed in various parts of the earth. X ...

physics

find the rotational kinetic energy of the earth about the sun due to its orbital about the sun. The mass of the each M is 6 X 10^24 kg, the orbital radius r is 1.5 X 10^11 m and the rotational period T is 1 year. Hint, treat the earth as a point mass in this problem.

Biology

the eventual evolution of living organisms on earth is based upon the following theory: during the early stages of the earth's history the chemical characteristics of the world changed as the conditions on the planet changed. The changes established the conditions necessary ...

science

in a hydrogen atom an electron of mass 9.1*10^-31 kg revolves about a proton in a circular orbit of radius 53 ampere .calculate the centripetal acceleration electron on charge 1.6*10^-19

physic

A particle of mass 10kg Move in a circular orbit of ratio 2cm with a linear velocity of 0.2m/s calculate the angular velocity, the frequency and the centripetal force

Physics

Consider classical electron orbit with radius 53pm (picometers) that has a magnetic moment equal to sqrt(2)*μB (the Bohr magneton). What is the current of that orbiting electron in A?

physics

how much must a car produce to drive 150 km if an average force of 500 N must be maintained to overcome friction?

PHYsics 101

How much heat must be added to 4.00 kg of aluminum to cause its temperature to rise from 22°C to 252°C unit of answer must be Joule

math

The earth has a radius of 6,380 km. The formula for the volume of a sphere is �� V = 4/3 ðx^3, and the formula for surface area of a sphere is A = 4ðx^2 . Find the volume and surface area of the earth and write the answer in scientific notation with two numbers...

Biology

I don't know any info an the first semester and midterms are tomorrow please help ( Populations, Communities, and Ecosystems Chemistry of Living Things History of Life on Earth: The First Simple Cells History of Life on Earth: Complex Cells Cells and Their Environment Energy ...

physics

The polar ice caps contain about 2.76E+19 kg of ice. This mass contributes negligibly to the moment of inertia of Earth because it is located at the poles, close to the axis of rotation. Estimate the change in the length of the day that would be expected if the polar ice caps ...

College Physics

On planet Z, the standard unit of length is the foose. Ann the Astronaut is 5.90 feet tall on earth. She lands on planet Z and is measured to be 94 foosi tall. Her partner Rachael is 88 foosi tall. How tall is Rachael on Earth?

Algebra

If a worker wants to pack 200 newly harvested mangoes at average size of 3&quot;x2&quot; in delivery boxes .To optimize the cost and profit in packaging , the mangoes must be properly packed in boxes of similar sizes. To systemize counting , there must also be equal ...

MAth

If a worker wants to pack 200 newly harvested mangoes at average size of 3&quot;x2&quot; in delivery boxes .To optimize the cost and profit in packaging , the mangoes must be properly packed in boxes of similar sizes. To systemize counting , there must also be equal ...

Physics

The Voyager 1 spacecraft is at the edge of the solar system, about 11 billion km away. (a) How long does a radio signal from Voyager 1 take to get to the Earth? (b) Its radio works at 8 GHz. What is the wavelength? (c) What type of light is this? (d) What is the energy of ...

Physics

What provides the centripetal force : i)on the elctron orbiting the proton in a hydrogen atom ii)satellite orbiting the planet iii)on the child being whirled round in a chair on the end of a chain in the fairground ride ? Ayuada por favorr :)

earth science

Select all of the answers that apply. Some rules to remember when reading topographic maps are _____. 1)the elevations of contour lines must always be whole number multiples of the contour interval. 2)the thin line separating two different rock units is a contact line 3)points...

physics

The sun’s mass is about 2.7 x 107 times greater than the moon’s mass. The sun is about 400 times farther from Earth than the moon. How does the gravitational force exerted on Earth by the sun compare with the gravitational force exerted on Earth by the moon? Amoon = g* ...

Maths/Physics

Which of these statements are true... I think (1)and (5) are correct 1)A reversing vehicle must have negative velocity 2) A stationary object must have zero position 3)Two vehicles trvelling at the same speed at the same instant of time on the same road must have the same ...

Astronomy - Physics

Finally, we will look at a system that is in an orbit comparable to the Earth to see how the angle that the light strikes the surface and the length of day contribute to the total amount of energy that we receive from the Sun at the two solstices. Recall that the changing ...

Media and Culture

Discuss the similarities and difference between cable communication and traditional television broadcasting. and include the future role of broadcast TV in the face of growing cable and dir3ect broadcast satellite use.

Physics (Fill in the Blanks)

1. The last stage of a giant star is ____ 2. The path of a satellite is called ____ 3. The size of the Sun is the result of the "tug of war" between two opposing processes, nuclear fusion and ____ contraction Thanks :)

Geometry

The radius of Jupiter is approximately 44,423 miles, and the radius of the Earth is approximately 3,960 miles. How many times larger is the volume of Jupiter than the volume of the Earth? Round your answer to the nearest whole number.

physics

Suppose that 7.40 g of hydrogen is separated into electrons and protons. Suppose also that the protons are placed at the Earth's north pole and the electrons are placed at the south pole. What is the resulting compressional force on the Earth?

math

An object that weighs about 2.1 pounds on the moon weighed 12.56 pounds on Earth. About how much would an astronaut who weighs 174 pounds on Earth weigh on the moon?

physics

Earth of mass 6×10^24 kg is in motion around the sun with a linear velocity of magnitude 30 km/s. a) Determine the magnitude of the linear momentum of the center of mass of Earth. b) Is this linear momentum conseved?

physics

A canoe has a velocity of 0.490 southeast relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing at 0.520 east relative to the earth creating a 45 degree angel between the two velocities.Find the magnitude of the velocity of the canoe relative to the river.

Physics: fictitious forces

A plumb bob does not hang exactly along a line directed to the center of the Earth's rotation. How much does the plumb bob deviate from a radial line at 39.0° north latitude? Assume that the Earth is spherical. This was in my textbook with an angle of 35 instead of 39 and the...

Physics, fluid mechanics

The temperature of earth atmosphere drops 5°C for every 1km elevation above the earth surface. If the air temperature at ground level is 15°C and 760 mmHg, determine the elevation in m when the pressure is 380 mmHg. Assume the air is an ideal gas with molecular weight of 29 ...

physics

calculate the escape velocity for the following; assume a launch from the surface. A space probe leaving the moon to come back to Earth. A moon mission lander leaving the moon to come back to Earth. A spaceship leaving the solar system.

Physics

A canoe has a velocity of 0.490 m/s, 45 degrees southeast relative to the earth. The canoe is on a river that is flowing at 0.600 m/s east relative to the earth. Find the magnitude of the velocity vector v of the canoe relative to the river. Express your answer in meters per ...

Thomas Malthus

Thomas Malthus was a clergyman so is it safe to say that he did not believe in anything opposing the bible? Is it safe to say that as a firm believer in faith, he was certain that God created the Earth and the life on it? What can i say about Malthus's views on the Earth's ...

college physics

An object thrown vertically upward with initial velocity from the surface of the Earth reaches a height H before falling back toward the Earth. If initial velocity is doubled, the object reaches a maximum height equal to ________. Ignore air resistance.

earth

#16 the inner core of the earth is solid because of increased__________ a> density and composition b> density and temperature c> temperature and pressure d> pressure and density

math

Earth weight is 5.9736 x 10^24 Kg and Venus is 4.8685 x 10^24 Kg. What is the combined weight of Earth and Venus ? a)10.8421 X 10^26 Kg b)10.8421 x 10^23 Kg c)10.8421 x 10^25 Kg d)1.08421 x 10^25 Kg

Math

Earth weight is 5.9736 x 10^24 Kg and Venus is 4.8685 x 10^24 Kg. What is the combined weight of Earth and Venus ? a)10.8421 X 10^26 Kg b)10.8421 x 10^23 Kg c)10.8421 x 10^25 Kg d)1.08421 x 10^25 Kg

grammar

I have learning how prepare for an effective meeting. For an effective meeting you must invite a neutral facilter to sensitive meeting, only hold a meeting if necessary , an meeting must have clear objectives , all meeting have an agenda which includes: topic for discussion , ...

grammar

I have learning how prepare for an effective meeting. For an effective meeting you must invite a neutral facilter to sensitive meeting, only hold a meeting if necessary , an meeting must have clear objectives , all meeting have an agenda which includes: topic for discussion , ...

physics

Using Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation, compare the effect of the Sun and the Moon on the tides. Constants: Mass of the Moon, M☽= 7.348E22 kg. Moon's semi-major axis, a☽= 3.844E8 m. You can find the other constants you will need on the Astronomy Formula Chart...

Velocity

Which of these statements are true... I think (1)and (5) are correct 1)A reversing vehicle must have negative velocity 2) A stationary object must have zero position 3)Two vehicles trvelling at the same speed at the same instant of time on the same road must have the same ...

Phizzics....

How does the weight of a Mars lander change as it travels from Earth to Mars? Does the weight ever equal zero? Does the mass of the lander change? Explain your answer. (Hint: restrict your analysis to a system consisting of Earth, Mars and lander.)

Astronomy

For this question assume the moon is 110 of its diameter away from the Earth. The largest apparent size of Mercury that we ever see in the sky is 1/150 the apparent diameter of the Moon. The diameter of Mercury is about 4900 km. What is the closest that the Earth and Mercury ...

Astronomy - help!

The earliest fossil records indicate that life appeared on Earth about a billion years after the formation of the solar system. What is the most mass that a star could have in order that its life-time on the main-sequence is long enough to permit life to form on one or more of...

physics

Which one of the following statements describes the condition(s) for which a rigid body is in equilibrium? Only internal forces can be present. The sum of the externally applied forces must be zero, and the sum of the externally applied torques must be zero. Each external ...

algebra

Beginning with cars made in 1981, all vehicles must contain a 17-digit Vehicle Identification Number (VIN). The first 3 positions must be letters or numbers, position 4 and 5 must be letters, positions 6 and 7 must be numbers, position 8 can be a letter or a number, position 9...

Math

the mass of earth is 5.97 x 10^24 kilograms. The mass of the moon is 7.34 x 10^22 kilograms. Part A: What is the combined mass of earth and the moon? express your answer in scientific notation. Part B: How many times greater is the mass of earth than the mass of the moon? ...