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physics

On planet x, an object weighs 10.4N. On planet B where the magnitude of the free fall acceleration is 1.48g (where g=9.8 m/s^2 is the gravitational acceleration on Earth),the object weighs 24.6N. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. What is the mass of the object on Earth...

Physics

Which of the following involves a non-zero net force? I. A hockey-puck sliding at a constant speed on ice. II. The earth revolving around the sun at a constant speed. III. An object falling near the surface of the earth. A) I only B) III only C) Both I and II D) Both II and ...

SCIENCE PLZZ HELP!!!

____ is rate of change of position. Speed Velocity Acceleration Displacement 2. Which of the following is the difference between speed and velocity? direction units speed none of the above 3. A planet is discovered that is the same size as Earth and has the same gravitational ...

english grammar

I have learned what the most important basis skill for teamwork. For a successful teamwork, team members must have team conditions: clear goals, common responsibility, open communication, mutual respect and flexibility. Open communication and mutual respect is very import for ...

math

in her chemistry class, Lauren must produce 300ml of an 80% acid solution. Her teacher gives her two concentrations of acid solution, a 50% and a 100%. determine how much of each concentration that she must use.

Math Linear Inequalities

A rectangular enclosure must have an are of at least 4800yd^2. If 280yd of fencing is used, and the width can not exceed the length, within what limits must the width of the enclosure lie?

physical science

John is using a pulley to lift the sail on his sailboat. The sail weighs 150 N, and he must lift it 4.0 m. A. How much work must be done on the sail? B. If the pulley is 50% efficient, how much work must John do on the rope to lift the sail?

physics

Superman must stop a 120km/h train in 150m to keep it from hitting a stalled car on the tracks.If the train's mass is 3.6x10^5kg,how much force must he exert?Compare to the weight of the train (give as%).

French Revolution

What are 5 foods from before the French Revolution (MUST reflect the ideas of the time) 5 foods from after French Revolution (MUST reflect the ideas of the time) 1 Dish or meal from each (2 total) must include ingrediants 2 foods that are popular right now that were influenced...

Project Mangement

What sort of organization structure and culture enhances the prospect of a successful project outcome? Here are some lessons learned on Project Management: 1) Technical direction cannot be separate from cost and schedule decisions. The PM must be able to trade off technical, ...

Science

Which of the rock-forming mineral groups makes up the largest group of minerals in the Earth's crust? Look here for your answer. http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&lr=&ie=ISO-8859-1&q=minerals+earth%27s+crust&btnG=Search http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silicate_minerals I don't Know

Math (inequalities)

1)Each packet must have at least 20 gold stars = x > or equal to 20 2)Each packet must have at least 15 silver stars = y > or equal to 15, is this correct? 3)The total number of stars in each packet must not be more than 60 = x+y < or equal to 60, is this correct? 4)x...

Chemistry

About twenty radioisotopes with ultra-long half-lives, from 82 million years (244- Plutonium) to 6 million billion years (50-Vanadium) are found in the earth’s crust, yet no radioisotopes with half-lives less than 70 million years (146- Samarium) are found. Why not? Use this...

algebra

Hint: Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that ...

algebra

Hint: Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that ...

college

Hint: Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that ...

Math

Hint: Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that ...

AP LIT

A VALEDICTION FORBIDDING MOURNING by John Donne As virtuous men pass mildly away, And whisper to their souls to go, Whilst some of their sad friends do say, "Now his breath goes," and some say, "No." So let us melt, and make no noise, [5] No tear-floods, nor sigh-tempests move...

Maths A

Select 48 values according to the following criteria. o The first thirty (30) numbers must lie in the range from 48 to 58 inclusive. o The next ten (10) numbers must lie in the range from 30 to 70 inclusive. o The remaining eight (8) numbers must lie in the range from 50 to 95...

algebra

The distance D , in miles to the horizon from an obsever's point of view over water or flat earth is given below , where H is the height of the point of view in feet . if a person whose eyes are 5ft above ground level is standing at the top of hill 45 ft above 'flat"earth, ...

math

yank hardy pulls the cord on his power mower. in order for the engine to start, the pulley must turn at 180 revolutions per minute. the pulley has a radius of 0.2 ft. how many radians per second must the pulley turn? How fast must yank pull the cord to start the mower? when ...

physics

A person is standing at the edge of the water and looking out at the ocean (see the drawing). The height of the person’s eyes above the water is h=1.6 m, and the radius of the earth is R=6.38x10^6 m (use as a precise value). (1) How far is it to the horizon (in meters, use ...

Physics

An aluminum wire with mass/unit length of p = 5*10^-4 kg/m lies on the ground, running east-west. The wire feels the earth's magnetic field, which has magnitude B = 5*10^-5 T. Assume the wire is in Columbia, where the Earth's magnetic field runs due north, parallel to ground. ...

Physics/Astronomy

A pulsar is a stellar object that emits light in short bursts. Suppose a pulsar with a speed of 0.975c approaches Earth, and a rocket with a speed of 0.999c heads toward the pulsar (both speeds measured in Earth’s frame of reference). If the pulsar emits 20.0 pulses per ...

Physics

(1) body is taken to depth of 32km below the surface of the earth. Calculate the percentage decrease in the weight of the body at this depth (The radius of the earth is 6400km) (2)A wire of mass per unit length 5.0gm-1 is stretched between 2 points 30cm apart. The tension in ...

english

What is the one thing Countee Cullens finds to be God’s strangest “mistake”? a.)creating a black poet b.)making moles blind c.)that people must all die d.)that the Greek king Tantalus must be punished for all eternity

science

An asteroid in an elliptical orbit about the sun travels at 2.0 106 m/s at perihelion (the point of closest approach) at a distance of 3.8 108 km from the sun. How fast is it traveling at aphelion (the most distant point), which is 8.3 108 km from the sun?

physical

An asteroid in an elliptical orbit about the sun travels at 3.9 106 m/s at perihelion (the point of closest approach) at a distance of 3.7 108 km from the sun. How fast is it traveling at aphelion (the most distant point), which is 8.6 108 km from the sun?

Physics

How would a physics expert respond to the following suggestions made by three airline executives? Write a script of the expert's response for performance in front of the class. Airline Exectutive A: Since the earth rotates from west to east, we could operate 'static flights'--...

probobility

4 -letter "words" are formed using the letters A, B, C, D, E, F, G. How many such words are possible for each of the following conditions? (a) No condition is imposed. Your answer is : Preview (b) No letter can be repeated in a word. Your answer is : Preview (c) Each word must...

What must be added maths need help

What must be added to x/y to make it y/x??

american government

The Privileges and Immunities Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment means (Points : 1) citizens of the United States may travel across state lines without documentation. states must all have the exact same laws as each other. that if one state recognizes gay marriage all states ...

Science-Earth's History

The geologic time scale originally ordered Earth's rocks by: A. absolute age B. relative age C. composition D. decades and centuries B Where did scientists originally get their information to develop the geologic time scale? A. They collected and studied rock samples in Europe...

physics

A 3Kg projectile is fired straight upward from earth's surface with a speed that is one-fourth the escape speed. Neglecting air resistance. a) What is the Kinetic energy of this projectile when it is launched? b) what is the gravitational potential energy of this projectile ...

physics

In Bohr's model of the hydrogen atom, the radius of an orbit a. is proportional to n2. b. is smallest for the highest energy state. c. increases when a photon of light is emitted from an excited atom. d. can have any value that is larger than the ground-state radius. e. none ...

GEOGRAPHY / SCIENCE

The theory that addressed the apparent ability of landmasses to move through the crust is called Continental Drift? I think this is the answer but not sure. Please help Yes, You're right. The Continental Drift theory is based on plate tectonics. http://kids.earth.nasa.gov/...

math

To qualify for the race, each driver must complete 2 laps of the track at an average speed of 100 mi/h. Benjamin averages only 75 mi/h on his first lap. How fast must he go on his second lap to qulify for the race?

physics

Lauren was playing hockey and took a 90 km/hr slap shot at the goal, 10 m away. If the goalie must move her glove 0.50 m to stop the puck, and her reaction time is 0.18 seconds, how fast must she move her glove?

Inequalities

Shelby's test scores are 99, 91, and 85. If she must average at least 90 points to get an A in the class, what must she earn on the next test? Okay so this was my equation but it came out completely wrong. 99+91+85+x greater than or equal to 90 So what should the equation be?

math

In math class, students must randomly draw a card that contains an equation that they must graph on the board. If the cards contain the equations 2y = 4x + 2, x(x + 1) = 0, 2x + y = 0, x = 2y , x2 + 1 = 0, and y - 2x = 0, then what is the probability that a student will graph ...

math

Bairleys rectangular dog pen for his irish setter must have an area of 400 square feet. Also the length must be 50 feet longer than the width. Find the dimentions of the pen

physics

A place kicker must kick a football from a point 38.2 m from a goal. As a result of the kick, the ball must clear the crossbar, which is 3.05 m high. When kicked the ball leaves the ground with a speed of 20.6 m/s at an angle of 53° to the horizontal.

physics

A one tonne moon obiter is to approach the moon and orbit through 270 degrees at an altitude of 100km. During this period its rockets are to be turned off. What is the required velocity of the obiter at the entry point to prevent the vehicle from crashing into the moon?

global

why could it be said that the historic period is only a minute in comparison ti the 24 hours of the day? The historic period began about 5,000 years ago when writing was first developed in Mesopotamia (now Iraq). Modern man has existed for at least 100,000 years. The historic ...

Math

A satellite launch rocket has a cylindrical fuel tank. The fuel tank can hold V cubic meters of fuel. If the tank measures d meters across, what is the height of the tank in meters?

geometry

A satellite launch rocket has a cylindrical fuel tank. The fuel tank can hold V cubic meters of fuel. If the tank measures d meters across, what is the height of the tank in meters?

MISSION

A satellite launch rocket has a cylindrical fuel tank. The fuel tank can hold V cubic meters of fuel. If the tank measures d meters across, what is the height of the tank in meters?

Physics

The earth rotates once per day about an axis passing through the north and south poles, an axis that is perpendicular to the plane of the equator. (a) Assuming the earth is a sphere with a radius of 6.38 106 m, determine the speed of a person situated at the equator. (b) What ...

Mathematics

A space camera circles the Earth at a height of h miles above the surface. Suppose that d distance, IN MILES, on the surface of the Earth can be seen from the camera. (a) Find an equation that relates the central angle theta to the height h. (b) Find an equation that relates ...

Physics

The sun has a mass of 1.99x10 30 kg the earth has a mass of 5.98x10 24 kg and is 1.496x10 11 m from the sun a) Calculate the force of gravity acting on the eaarth by the sun b) CAlculate the force of gravity acting on the sun by the earth

Math 221

I need to check and see if this is correct? 1). The first equation that I am using for my discussion is: y=x+4 and the parallel must past through this given point (-7, 1) y=x=-4 is the equation and (-7, 1) is the ordered pair y=x+4 Since I want the new line parallel, I need to...

chemistry

You want to heat a satellite by radioactive decay of 238 plutonium. Assume you need heating of 200 Watts (J/s), how many Becquerel you need in your plutonium sample, if the decay energy of 238 plutonium is 5.593 MeV? (1 joule = 6.24 x 10^18 eV ) When will 1 mg of Pu be ...

English

This topic is deleting satistical data and examples. original material Water is an important part of the earth.In fact, water is the reason human beings live on the planet.Water is everywhere.It is in the atmosphere, the air that people breathe. it is in the soil, the ground ...

Chemistry

Can someone please answer one of these question so I would be able to know how to do the others? 1. What volume of 0.275 M KOH (aq) must be added to 75.0 mL of 0.137 M H3AsO4 (aq) to reach (a) the first stoichiometric pony; (b) the second stoichiometric point 2. What volume of...

physics

The weight of an astronaut plus his space suit on the Moon is only 270 N. A. How much do they weigh on Earth, in Newtons, assuming the acceleration due to gravity on the moon is 1.67m/s^2= 1584is this right? B. What is the mass of the astronaut and his space suit on the moon ...

Calc

Recent studies indicate that the average surface temp. of the earth has been rising steadily. Some scientists have modeled the temp. by the linear function T= 0.02t + 8.50, where T is temp. in degrees Celsius and t represents years since 1900. What do the slope and T-intercept...

Physics

A 0.1134kg spherical meteor of diameter 3 cm enters the earth’s atmosphere at an elevation of 121920m with a velocity of 13411.2 m/s. The meteor’s temperature is -73.15˚C. The specific heat at constant volume (Cv) of the meteor is 800 J/kg˚C. (a) If the meteor has a ...

Math

The question is: The freezing point of helium is -272 degrees celsius. The original temperature of a sample of helium is 3 degrees celsius. a.How much must the temperature change to ensure that helium freezes? -AND- b.Assume the temperature changed at a stedy rate for 25 ...

Math

What must be true about the solution to this system of equations? x+4y+9z = -96 -2y+9z = -47 z = -7 a) The solution will describe the intersection point(s) of the 3 graphs. b) The value of z must be -7. c) The solutions will have values for x, y, and z. d) All of the above ...

Math

1. How many ways can I select 10 people to attend a conference if 4 must be Republicans and 6 must be Democrats if there are 10 Republicans and 15 Democrats?

physics

Suppose you had two small boxes, each containing 1.0 g of protons. (a) If one were placed on the moon by an astronaut and the other were left on the earth, and if they were connected by a very light (and very long!) string, what would be the tension in the string? Express your...

calculus

Approximate the area in the first quadrant between the x-axis, the y-axis, the line x = 3, and the function f(x) = x^2+1 For this approximation, you must use 6 rectangles of equal width, and this must be a lower sum. In your answer, you must include letters a-d below: a. The ...

language

Jimmy you must leave the room shut the door and be quiet. Which of the following options correctly punctuates the sentence above? A Jimmy, you must leave the room, shut the door, and be quiet. B. Jimmy; you must leave the room, shut the door and be quiet. C. Jimmy you must ...

Assume you are agile enough to run across a horizontal surface at 11.60 m/s on an airless spherical asteroid of uniform density 1.0x103 kg/m3, independently of the value of the gravitational field. To launch yourself into orbit by running, what would be (a) the radius? (b) the...

trigonometry

I wont be receiving credit for these problems but i was just wondering how would i answer them... A) The area of a sector of a circle with a central angle of 25π rad is 21 mm². B) The angle between 0 and 2π in radians that is coterminal with the angle 487π in ...

Statistic

Final averages are typically approximately normally distributed with a mean of 78 and a standard deviation of 11. Your professor says that the top 6% of the class will receive an A; the next 24%, a B; the next 41%, a C; the next 18%, a D; and the bottom 11%, an F. (Give your ...

geography

Match each item on the left with an item on the right. Question 1 options: philosophy calling for greater economic equality in society creator of the Kremlin in Moscow country once controlled by the Soviet Union term that means "self-rule" organized persecution and massacres ...

Physics

A rocketship, travelling away from earth with a speed of 0.8c, sends regular radio signals which are received on Earth every 45.2 min. According to the rocketship astronauts, how frequently are the signals being sent? I really need help. Its a basic question yet har for me. ...

Math

John is using a pulley to lift the sail on his sailboat. The sail weighs 150 N, and he must lift it 4.0 m. a. How much work must be done on the sail? b. If the pulley is 50% efficient, how much work must John do on the rope to lift the sail?

Science

Which of the following gases was most likely present in Earth's earliest atmosphere? A. nitrogen B. hydrogen* C. argon D. oxygen Which of the following statements accurately describes the development of the geologic time scale? A. Scientists developed the geologic time scale ...

Physics

mass rubber stopper = 0.07Kg mass metal washers = 0.196Kg radius= 1.0m total time = 12 seconds # of revolutions = 10 revolutions With this data, calculate the Period (T) of the rubber stopper in its "orbit".

physics ...plzzzz help...

1 ) If the mass of the Moon is 7.4 x 1022 kg and its radius is 1.74 x 106 m, compute the speed with which an object would have to be fired in order to sail away from it, completely overcoming the Moon’s  gravity  pull. 2 ) Show that if a satellite orbits very near the ...

economics

Assume a firm is a monopsonist that can hire its first worker for \$6 but must increase the wage rate by \$3 to attract each successive worker (so that the second worker must be paid \$9, the third \$12, and so on). The marginal revenue product of labor is given in the table below.

Ap physics 1

The mass of a star in a galaxy far, far away, is 3.12 × 105 Earth masses, and the mean distance from the center of this star to the center of a planet with the same mass as our Earth is 2.46 × 108 km. Treating this planet and star as particles,with each mass concentrated at ...

Physics

The mass of a star in a galaxy far, far away, is 2.13 × 105 Earth masses, and the mean distance from the center of this star to the center of a planet with the same mass as our Earth is 7.87 × 108 km. Treating this planet and star as particles, with each mass concentrated at...

Physics

A pulsar is a rapidly rotating neutron star that continuously emits a beam of radio waves in a searchlight manner. Each time the pulsar makes one revolution, the rotating beam sweeps across the earth, and the earth receives a pulse of radio waves. For one particular pulsar, ...

Physics-Totally lost

I'm totally lost on this one- the earth is surrounded by an electric field with a strenth of 100 N/C at the surface. Its electric properties are the same as a point charge located at its center. How would the gravatational force and electrical force compare foor an electron at...

French

Hi, I'm doing a french crossword puzzle and I need you to check the words that I filled in the blank. 1. C'est un boutique très élégante. Les -------- sont chers. Answer: Prix 2. A(with an accent) mon ---------, le blouson vert est plus joli que le blouson gris. Answer: ...

math 117

Can some help me with this appendix please. Thank you Pay attention to the units of measure. You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object ...

English

Thank you very much for helping me! Here is the lyrics of the song I have to rephrase. You know parents are the same No matter time nor place They don't understand that us kids Are going to make some mistakes So to you other kids all across the land There's no need to argue ...

math

can someone correct this for me... solve: -4(2x - 3) = -8x + 5 my answer: this equation has no solution because they don't equal i get 0=-7 -4(2x-3)=-8x+5 -8x+12=-8x+5 0(x)=-7 So am I correct You are right, let me explain a bit more. When you write down: -4(2x - 3) = -8x + 5 ...

Earth Space

Do the phases of the moon affect how much of the moon is illuminated? I said yes because that's what causes us to have the different shapes/phases of the moon. Whichever parts are lit up. Is the following sentence true or false? The cycle of the phases takes about two days ...

physics question

I have a question about a problem regarding Newton's third law. a. An iron rod is held up by a magnet. The magnet is held up by a string (from a ceiling, let's say). Draw a free-body diagram for the magnet and a separate free-body diagram for the iron rod. For the rod I have a...

Algebra

I've been looking for help on setting up this part of my homework so that I could finish it. If anyone can help, please do. Part 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 ...

english

Which sentence is correct? a.Each guitar must be in their own case. b.Each guitar must be in its own case.****** c.Each guitar must be in his or her own case. ******-answer

Chem II

The equilibrium constant, Kp for the reaction PCl5 <---> PCl3 + Cl2 is 1.05 at 250 degrees C. The reaction is started with PCl5, PCL3 and Cl2 at 0.177, 0.223, and 0.111 atm at 250 degrees C. When the reaction comes to equilibrium, the pressure of _________ PCl3 must have...

analytical question

One application of emission in remote sensing is in the detection of forest fires. The Landsat satellite has a sensor that detects active fires by examining their emission in the wavelength region of 1.55 μm to 1.75 μm. a. What type of light is being detected by this...

History

I really need to get 100% on this.... 1. Which of the following are formal qualifications for serving in the senate? Select all that apply. A. Must be at least 30 years old.*** B. Must be a U.S. citizen. C. Must have a law degree.*** D. Must have served in the armed forces. (I...

college physics

A 915 kg two-stage rocket is traveling at a speed of 5.50×10^3 m/s with respect to Earth when a pre-designed explosion separates the rocket into two sections of equal mass that then move at a speed of 4.00×10^3 m/s relative to each other along the original line of motion. ...

Earth science

TRUE OR FALSE The burning of fossil fuels cause the earth to get warmer by putting carbon dioxide in the atmosphere and the carbon dioxide traps heat. MY GUESS: TRUE Isobars help meteorologists find fronts on weather maps. MY GUESS: FALSE A CLOUD IS A COLLECTION OF WATER ...

science

how is the equator similar to the prime meridian A. both the prime meridian and equator are lines that divide earth into norther and southern hemispheres B. both the prime meridian and equator are imaginary base lines from which locations of earth can be measured D. both the ...

Math

A mini license plate for a toy car must consist of two numbers followed by a letter. Each number must be a 5, 7 or 9. Each letter must be a C, A or N. Repetition of digits is NOT permitted. Use the counting principle to determine the number of points in the sample space. ...

Physics

I'm not exactly sure how to do this problem The Earth has a radius of 6.37E6 meters. Draw a picture and calculate: - The circumference of the Earth - The time for one rotation of the earth in seconds - The velocity of someone standing on the equator - The centripetal ...

Physics

I'm not exactly sure how to do this problem The Earth has a radius of 6.37E6 meters. Draw a picture and calculate: - The circumference of the Earth - The time for one rotation of the earth in seconds - The velocity of someone standing on the equator - The centripetal ...

grammar

I have learned how to formulate personal learning goals SMART. Specific: a learning goal can only useful if it describes what you want to do; how you think, you will do it, when and where. A learning goal must be specific. During the class we must written down our SMART. I ...

chemistry

A NASA satellite showed that in 2003 the ozone hole was much larger than it was in 2002. The 2003 hole measured 1.04 x 107 mi2 in diameter, while the diameter of the 2002 hole was 6.9 x 106 mi2 Calculate the difference in size between the two holes in square meters.

Statistics

Each year, approximately 160 colleges compete in the National Concrete Canoe Competition. Each team must design a seaworthy canoe froma a substance not known for its capacity to float. The canoes must weigh between 100 and 350 pounds. Find the midrange.

statistics

Each year, approximately 160 colleges compete in the National Concrete Canoe Competition. Each team must design a seaworthy canoe from a substance not know for it's capacity to float. The canoes must weigh between 100 and 350 pounds. Find the midrange weight.

science

The same astronaut visited Pluto. His weight on Earth was still 170 pounds, and his weight on Pluto was only 10 pounds. He removed an ice core with a weight of 25 pounds on Pluto. What is the weight of the ice core on Earth? A. 1.5 pounds B. 15 pounds C. 42.5 pounds D. 425 pounds

Algebra 1

Each student will be assigned a variable(mine being C) the student is to create a creature to represent that variable. The student must make 10 creatures for the variable. Then the student must make 10 additional creatures to represent that variable squared. The last thing the...