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GEOMETRY
A cylindrical tank if 8 ft. in diameter and 20 ft tall. how many gallons of paint are needed to paint the tank if one gallon covers 200 sq ft ? and a cylindrical hole with diameter 8 inches is cut through a cube 10 in. on a side. find the surface area of this solid HOW PLEASE... 
PreCal
Evaluate the following. Show you work: A). tan^1(tan(5π/6)) B). cos^1(cos(π/4)) Can someone please show me the steps to evaluating this problem. I've been working this for 2 hours today and all of last night, I still can't seem to figure it out. Please leave notes... 
Physics
A 75 W light source consumes 75 W of electric power. Typically only about 5% of this energy is emitted as visible light of wavelength 600 nm. (a) Calculate the frequency of the emitted visible light. (b) How many photons per second of visible light does the source emit? (c) Is... 
Physics
Please help I've attempted this problem various ways and I can't seem to get the correct answer. A 69.0 kg person throws a 0.0410 kg snowball forward with a ground speed of 35.0 m/s. A second person, with a mass of 60.0 kg, catches the snowball. Both people are on skates. The ... 
Physics
Please help I've attempted this problem various ways and I can't seem to get the correct answer. A 69.0 kg person throws a 0.0410 kg snowball forward with a ground speed of 35.0 m/s. A second person, with a mass of 60.0 kg, catches the snowball. Both people are on skates. The ... 
Tale of Two Cities
I have to write a comparsion essay comparing the two cities, London and Paris. What are their differeneces? Please help. What can some of my points be? Please read the opening passage of this novel. What does Dickens say about the differences and similarities between Paris and... 
Physics
Will you check my work and help me with the last two problems please? A 4 kg ball has a momentum of 12 kg m/s. What is the ball's speed? (12 kg/m/s) / 4kg=3m/s A ball is moving at 4 m/s and has a momentum of 48 kg m/s. What is the ball's mass? (48kg/m/s) / (4m/s) =12 kg A 1... 
physics
Will check my work and help me with the last two problems please? A 4 kg ball has a momentum of 12 kg m/s. What is the ball's speed? (12 kg/m/s) / 4kg=3m/s A ball is moving at 4 m/s and has a momentum of 48 kg m/s. What is the ball's mass? (48kg/m/s) / (4m/s) =12 kg A 1kg ... 
mat115
Please help me with this math question. I am asked to show my work but I don't know how to solve the problem to show my work. The question is: Choose the correct list of factors of the number 8. Again, I have to show my work with this question. Please help thank you. 
Physics
Alright so I need some help were doing Friction and Centripetal Force A 1250 Kg car traveling at 12 m/s is exiting circular highway exit ramp with a radius of 36 meters then I'm asked to find the acceleration the centripetal force the normal foce which I have done then I'm ... 
physics
A particle of mass m starts from x subscript o = 0 m with V subscript o > 0 m/s. The particle experiences the variable force F subscript x = F subscript o sin (cx) as it moves to the right along the xaxis, where F subscript o and c are constants. I have answered the first ... 
Physics help please
A gamma ray with 700KeV energy is ComptonScattered from an electron. Find the energy of the photon scattered at 110 degrees, the energy of the scattered electron, and the recoil angle of the electron. i found the photon energy using compton scatter equation at 110 degrees, ... 
PLEASE READ
ATTENTION TEACHERS AND HELPERS I Am THE REAL Jon I'm not changing my name to greg,jonathan or anything else whenever you see Jon,not jon its me I always give my best answer. I don't just ask questions waiting for someone to give me the answer. Thanks and for those who are ... 
Quick French
Les amies sont au salon. Elles ont une télé. Elles vont regarder un film. Vous etes au café. Vous avez 20 euros. Vous allez aller dans les magasins. Please check these 2. If there is anything wrong with them, please tell me so I can correct. Merci 
math
please im raking my brain to help my daughter! posting again! due in morning! we finished all but this one problem! need the rule input3 output9 input4 output16 input blank output25 input6 output blank input blank output0 input10 output100. please help im tired!! really need ... 
.Chemistry Help please?
This type of question come in our exams usually that. If the Reaction P+Q → R + S is described as being of zero order with respect to P, it means that. Answer: THE RATE OF REACTION IS INDEPENDENT OF THE CONCENTRATION OF P. I want to ask that, what is such thing in this ... 
6th Grade World History Help Please!
What was the role of the Roman Assembly? A. It consisted of eight judges who enforced the law B. It formed the executive branch in the Roman Republic C. It allowed plebeians to have a voice in government D. It expanded the role of the Roman noblemen I don't have a clue which ... 
Please help me out
What Ring size would an 48 year old wear? I'm trying to find a gift for my boyfriend . he is 48, but I don't know what is his size . I don't have time to get his finger measured by a pro but maybe I can? Please don't Respond with just go to a jeweler. Also do you think she ... 
Physics
please can u check my answer Here are the questions: 1. A 0.45 kg book is resting on a dessktop 0.64 m high. Calculate the book's potential energy relative to a)the desktop? b)the floor. 2. A 0.636 kg basketball has a potential energy of 19J at the basket. How high is the ball... 
8th grade math for Ms. Sue  last question please
How is an inequality different from an equation? Give a realworld scenario in which you would write an inequality rather than an equation. I really need to know how an inequality is different from an equation. I know the signs used are different, but what else? I am very ... 
Physics
On Williamston Rd., Mason is driving 24.2 m/s. After spotting a large deer in the road ahead, Mason brakes the car to a complete stop. If Mason's car takes 35.9 meters to stop, what is the acceleration of the car?  Here's what I'm getting, but my program that the problem ... 
physics
School just started a couple of days ago and we just got our first assignment in my physics 11 class we have to find the displacement ... but i have no idea how 
college physics
eng physics a rock is dropped at sea cliff at the sound of it striking the ocean if head 3.4 seconds later. If the speed of sound is 340m/s how high is the cliff? 
science..physics
I'm on a test..don't get me wrong physics is hard. Ha. A 10 kg sled is pulled horizontally by a force. If the coefficient of static friction is 0.3 , what force is needed to get the sled moving at a constant velocity? 
Physics
Assume a quantity in physics was defined as (x2a3/v2) (acceleration cubed times distance squared divided by velocity squared). What would be the units of such a quantity? a) m3/s4 b) m2/s2 c) s4/m d) m/s4 e) None of these. 
Physics
please i need help with this question. Initailly at rest, a car (mass=1300kg) accelerates north from a set of traffic lights at a constant rate for 10s. 11s after starting to accelerate it crosses an intersection and is hit by a second car (mass=1224kg) heading west at 65k/h. ... 
PhysicsASAP
A plane has an airspeed of 200 {mph}. The pilot wishes to reach a destination 600 {mi} due east, but a wind is blowing at 50 {mph} in the direction 30 degrees north of east. a)In what direction must the pilot head the plane in order to reach her destination? answer in south of... 
Physics HELP PLEASE:)
4.) Three 20Ù resistors are connected in series to a 9V battery. What is the voltage difference across each resistor? 5.) Three resistors of 5 Ù, 10 Ù, and 2 Ù are connected in parallel with one another. What is the equivalent resistance of this combination? Enter the ... 
chemistry
is this the right anser? for this problem please let me know thanks calculate the amount of heat in kilojoules released when 50 grams of steam at 125 C are converted to 50 grams of ice at 125 C so 50 grams of H2O Ti= 124 C Tf= 125 C q=? J=? q=m *Cp * At J= 50g * 4.184J/g C... 
Physics :(( help please
You and a friend are going to ride on a Ferris wheel. For a little extra fun, when your friend is at the very top of the Ferris wheel she's going to drop a tennis ball. How far around the Ferris wheel in radians from your friend should you sit so you can catch the ball? ... 
Physics Please help !!
A single conservative force = (6.0x  12) N where x is in meters, acts on a particle moving along an x axis. The potential energy U associated with this force is assigned a value of 23 J at x = 0. (a) Write an expression for U as a function of x, with U in joules and x in ... 
Physics
I have tried this question over and over and not sure if the answer is 16 west or 190 south west please help. Airplane One flies due east at 250 km/h relative to the ground. At the same time, Airplane Two flies 325 km/h, 35° north of east relative to the ground. What is the ... 
Physics
A 74.0 kg ice skater moving to the right with a velocity of 2.90 m/s throws a 0.15 kg snowball to the right with a velocity of 23.2 m/s relative to the ground. (a) What is the velocity of the ice skater after throwing the snowball? Disregard the friction between the skates and... 
english
Please any one help me which one of the following is correct? When winter comes, the days get colder. When winter comes, the days get coldest. please explain 
Physics Important please
After the velocity selector, a mass spectrometer allows the charged particle to enter a region of magnetic field only, where it follows a curved trajectory and hits a detector which records his position. Your mass spectrometer has the velocity selector set for 2.39 x 10^5 m/s ... 
physics help please
Which has a greater resistivity? 1. A copper rod that is shaped like a rectangular prism with dimensions of 1cm x 1cm x 1000m 2. A copper rod that is shaped like a solid cylinder with diameter 1cm and length 1000m I think it should be the rectangular prism because it has a ... 
Finance
LeeFoods, Inc., sells 55pound bags of tomatoes for $12 a bag. The fixed costs of this operation are $79,000, while the variable costs of the tomatoes are $.11 per pound. Please help, I have worked this out like this please tell me if this is correct FC $79,000 = $79,000 = my... 
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 ... 
Anonymous  Science question
Anonymous  Please click Post a New Question and then ask your question. Please be specific about the purpose of your science project, your grade, and the type of project that interests you. 
science
could someone please crique this algebra x must be the subject 6y = 9  3x 3x = 6y + 9 x = 2y + 3 is this correct please Add 3x to each side.Giving 6y+3x=9. Subtract 6y from each side.Giving 3x=96y. Divide each side by 3.Giving x=(96y)/3. Divide numerator by 3. Giving x=32y. 
please check my answer health insurance
please check my answer thank you for your help :) Prospective payment system determines payment before services are received True or False My answer is True 
Math please check
Find the unknown value in the percent proportion. 5/ = 4/100 My asnwear please check am I right? 5/x = 4/100 500=4x the unkown value is 125 So 5/125 = 4/100 
Math! 2 question! Need help!
write an equation in point slope from of the line that passes through the given point and with the given slope m Question 1.) (3 , 4) ; m=6 Question 2.) (2, 7) ; m= 4/5 Please help! No links or websites please! thanks!! 
Math
please show me how to do this... A statement Sn about the positive integers is given. Write statements S1, S2, and S3, and show that each of these statements is true. Show your work.Sn: 12 + 42 + 72 + . . . + (3n  2)2 = n(6n^23n1)/2 Also, please show me how to prove ... 
Physics
The following table gives values for the mass defect ∆m for four hypothetical nuclei: A, B, C, and D, isotopes of an element. ABCD Mass defect, ∆m(×10^29 kg) A. B. C. D 6.0 2.0 0 +6.0 Which statement is true regarding the stability of these nuclei? (a)Nucleus D is the ... 
Physics
From the top of a tall building, a gun is fired. The bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 340 m/s, parallel to the ground. As the drawing shows, the bullet puts a hole in a window of another building and hits the wall that faces the window. (y = 0.42 m, and x = 6.4 m.) Using ... 
english/poem
I am suppose to do a funny sonnet poem that has 10 syllables per line and 14 lines .Can you check my syllable or any mistakes. Oh homework! Oh homework! How I hate you! You smell, you stink, and you I don’t admire I want to tell you “go on” “git” and “shoo!” I ... 
physics
in archery should the arrow be aimed directly at the target? how should your angle of aim depend on the distance of the target? (AP physics) 
physics
a solid X, insoluble in water, weighs 180g in air and 150g in water. what is the relative density of the solid X? it is the physics question. 
physics
Any dielectric material other than vacuum has a maximum electric field that can be produced in the dielectric material before it physically or chemically breaks down and begins to conduct. This maximum electric field is called dielectric strength. The dielectric strength for a... 
physics drbob can u plz help me???
VERY IMPORTANT FOR AN ESSAY ASSIGNMENT. PLEASE HELP ASAP! THANK U VERYYYYY MUCH! 1. What force is needed to give a mass of 25 kg an acceleration of 20m/s squared? 2. A force of 6N acts upon a 2kg mass. What is the acceleration of the masS? 3. It takes a force of 50N to give a... 
Physics
please show me how to solve this 1. A bus travels 280 km south along a straight path with an average velocity of 88 km/h to the south. the bus stops for 24 min. then, it travels 210 km south with an average velocity of 75 km/h to the south a. how long does the total trip last... 
Physics
Can someone please check my answers for the first three questions and help me with the last one? 1)A racecar accelerates from rest at +7.2 m/s2 for 4.1 seconds. How fast will it be going at the end of that time? Answer: 29.5 m/s 2)A racecar starts from rest and is accelerated ... 
Physics
A person must move two heavy packages over a surface level so they place a 20kg package over a 30kg package and decide to move them together. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the lower package and the ground is 0.3. The person exerts a force of 400N at an angle of ... 
Physics
A person must move two heavy packages over a surface level so they place a 20kg package over a 30kg package and decide to move them together. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the lower package and the ground is 0.3. The person exerts a force of 400N at an angle of ... 
Physics
A building has a symmetric roof made from two straight sections at an angle of 20‹ above the horizontal. The sides are uniform and have a mass of m = 1800 kg. Find the magnitude of the horizontal force that this roof exerts at the top of the wall, pushing it outward. ... 
PHYSICS  Waves
Can someone tell me how to get the answer to this question? Just a formula would be great. It's on my physics study guide for my unit test. If 3 sound waves pass a microphone in 4.0 s while traveling 5.0 m/s, what is the wavelength of the waves? (6.67 m) 
Physics
800 n student is standing in middle of frozen pond stranded 6.4 m from shore only thing he has is physics book which has mass of 3 kg so he throws it at 10 m/s toward one shore how long does it take him to reach opposite shore 
chemistry/please double check
Hi, I just need to know if I finally got this exercise right. Calculate the amount of heat in kilojoules released when 50 grams of steam at 125 Celsius are converted to 50 grams of ice at 125 Celsius. so, qw= 50*4.184J/g C (125 Co)= 26.15 x 10^3 qi= 50*2.09*(125)=13.065 KJ... 
Math
How do I do imperial to metric conversions?! Metric to imperial is easy but I don't know how to do it the other way around!!! Please help me! a) 6yd to meters b) 3mi to kilometers c) 80in to meters d) 3.8ft to meters e) 5'3" to meters (" is foot right?) f) 0.4mi to meters **... 
Chemistry PLEASE HELP:(
I really need someone to explain this stoichiometry problem. Directions: Outline how to determine the limiting agent. Determine the excess reactant and how much is left over. Determine the amount of each of the products produced. CaSO4 + AuF3 = CaF2 + Au2(SO4)3 Start with 15 ... 
AP Macroeconomics
I need help!!! I don't understand this at all, and neither does my history teacher. Please help explain it in a simpler way if possible. Thank you!!!! question: which of these is not a component of the interest rate on a 30 year us government bond? A.) Transaction costs of ... 
college algebra, Please help!!
Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2x1 A. Is the point (2,9) on the graph of f? B. If x equals 2, what is fx? What point(S) are on the graph of f? c. if f(x)= 1, what is x? what point(s) are on the graph of f? d. what is the domain of f? e. List the xintercpts, if any... 
college algebra, Please help!!
Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2x1 A. Is the point (2,9) on the graph of f? B. If x equals 2, what is fx? What point(S) are on the graph of f? c. if f(x)= 1, what is x? what point(s) are on the graph of f? d. what is the domain of f? e. List the xintercpts, if any... 
Algebra
Can you please verify if I did this problem correct. I need to solve for y and then X. Whatever the solution is, I should take the difference of the two numbers. Please let me know if this is correct...I thank you 8x 11y = 170 6y + x = 49 8x 11y = 170 11y = 1708x y = 15.... 
physics
A particle has a kinetic energy equal to its rest energy. (a) What is the speed of this particle? (b) If the kinetic energy of this particle is doubled, does its speed increase by more than, less than, or exactly a factor of 2? (c) Explain (d) Calculate the speed of a particle... 
Physics
Hello, I am doing a physics experiment regarding rotational motion and equilibrium. We have the following lab setup and are supposed to find the unknown mass. How should I approach this? file:///C:/Users/Rahul/Desktop/Lab%20Drawing.jpg 
physics
Identify the area of physics that is most relevant to each of the following situations. a)A high school football game b)Food preparation for the prom c)Playing in the school band d)Lightning in a thunderstorm e)Wearing a pair of sunglasses outside in the sun 
Physics  Electricity
Can you please check my answers. 1) What carries energy through wire? electrons 2) What happens to some of the energy when it moves through the wire? becomes lost due to the movement of energy requiring some kinetic energy 3) If a resistance is large, why does the wire heat up... 
English
Can you please check these sentences for me, please? Thank you. 1) Why was the 18th century England called Augustan? 2) What were the Augustan (not Augustan) interested in? 3) Who were the first political parties and who did they descend from? Who were they supported by? 4) ... 
geometric
I need help on this following problem: The length of a rectangle measures 1 cm less than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 106 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Now i have tried to solve this problem in multiple attempts as can be seen here: 54+53=107, 53+52... 
Algebra
I need help on this following problem: The length of a rectangle measures 1 cm less than its width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 106 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. Now i have tried to solve this problem in multiple attempts as can be seen here: 54+53=107, 53+52... 
physics
A car initially traveling eastward turns north by traveling in a circular path at uniform speed as in the figure. The length of the arc ABC is 259 m, and the car completes the turn in 38.0 s. a)Determine the car's speed.m/s b)What is the magnitude and direction of the ... 
Physics check answer please
I am supposed to fill in the blanks without a word bank. 1. I you push a crate with 40 N of force at an angle of 30 degrees and your friend pushes with a force of 40 N horizontally, the amount of work you are doing is _____ the amount of work your friend is doing on the crate ... 
physics
A physics student throws a softball straight up into the air. The ball was in the air for a total of 6.16 s before it was caught at its original position. (a) What was the initial velocity of the ball? (b) How high did it rise? 
physics
A physics student throws a softball straight up into the air. The ball was in the air for a total of 6.16 s before it was caught at its original position. (a) What was the initial velocity of the ball? (b) How high did it rise? 
physics
physics:the notes at 110Hz has two strings at this pitch. if 1 slips from its normal tension of 600N to 540N what beat frequency would be heard when the two strings are stuck simultaneously? 
physics
physics:the notes at 110Hz has two strings at this pitch. if 1 slips from its normal tension of 600N to 540N what beat frequency would be heard when the two strings are stuck simultaneously? 
college Physics
A playground is on the flat roof of a city school, 5.2 m above the street below (see figure). The vertical wall of the building is h = 6.50 m high, forming a 1.3mhigh railing around the playground. A ball has fallen to the street below, and a passerby returns it by launching... 
Physics
a 123 kg man space finds himself 60 m away from his space ship and wants to get back. he holds a 2kg space gun which fires 5.00g bullet at a rate of 1500m/s. if he fires a single bullet in a direction directly away from the spaceship, how long would it take the man to arrive ... 
PHYSICS
a 123 kg man space finds himself 60 m away from his space ship and wants to get back. he holds a 2kg space gun which fires 5.00g bullet at a rate of 1500m/s. if he fires a single bullet in a direction directly away from the spaceship, how long would it take the man to arrive ... 
physics please help!!
A distant galaxy is simultaneously rotating and receding from the earth. As the drawing shows, the galactic center is receding from the earth at a relative speed of uG = 1.90 106 m/s. Relative to the center, the tangential speed is vT = 3.00 105 m/s for locations A and B, ... 
11th Grade Physics
An aircraft has a takeoff speed 180km/h and length 250m from the start just before takeoff a serious snag is detected in the engine and the aircraft failed to takeoff. There is a wall at a distance 'd' = 230m ahead of the takeoff point. The pilot applies breaks which ... 
Physics please help cant figure this out
starting with an initial speed of 5.00 m/s at a height of 0.265 m, a 1.75 kg ball swings downward and strikes a 4.45 kg ball that is at rest, as the drawing shows. (a) Using the principle of conservation of mechanical energy, find the speed of the 1.75 kg ball just before ... 
physics
A bowling ball encounters a 0.76m vertical rise on the way back to the ball rack. 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, find the translational speed ... 
math,correction please
Problem #1 Solve by completing the square 2x^24x11=0 My answer: x = (2+/sqrt 26)/(2) Problem #2 Solve by using the quadratic formula x^24x60=0 My answer: x = (2+/sqrt 16)/(2) You did not do it completeing the square. Please show work. ON the second b^24ac is 16+240. How... 
law please check my answer
please check my answer thanks :) Dr Bob thinks Sue a minor needs an operation . Sue's parents give their consent to the oeration this is an example of an informed consent True or False I said True 
chemistry
Please help. Concentrated hydrochloric acid is a 38% w/w solution of HCL in water and has a density of 1.18g/ml. How many millilitres of concentrated hydrochloric acid are needed to prepare 500ml of a 1:200 w/v HCL solution? My answer is 2.12ml. I'm not sure if its correct. ... 
science
Please help. Concentrated hydrochloric acid is a 38% w/w solution of HCL in water and has a density of 1.18g/ml. How many millilitres of concentrated hydrochloric acid are needed to prepare 500ml of a 1:200 w/v HCL solution? My answer is 2.12ml. I'm not sure if its correct. ... 
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A ball of mass 2kg travelling in a straight line at 4ms^1 is acted on by a force of 3N acting in the direction of motion for 5 seconds. What is the speed of the ball after 5 seconds? vf=vi+at but a=force/mass a = 3÷2= 1.5 vf=4+1.5×5= vf=4+7.5 vf=11.5m/s^1 Is this correct? ... 
Algebra, help please!!!
Fill in the following blanks to find other expressions for 5%: A: ___ for every 100 B: ___ for every 50 C: 1 for every ___ D: 8 for every ___ E: 0.5 for every ___ Please help, very confused by this problem. 
pre ap physics
** When s conducting sphere is charged positively, initially the charge is deposited on the left side. However, due to the sphere's conducting nature, the charge spreads uniformly throughout the surface of the sphere. Charge is uniformly distributed because: ** A. charged ... 
Science_PLEASE HELP ME!!!
how can paired chromosomes differ? PLEASE HELP ME!!! Each of the paired chromosomes are received one from the father and the other from the mother. They reflect their own personal genetic makeup. That's how they can differ. I hope this helps. If not, please repost with any ... 
College math
Can someone please assist me The problem reads "use the rule of 78 to find the payoff amount for the loan paid in full before the date" Finance charge: $717 Total number of payments 41 Amount per payment $155 Remaining payments when paid in full 10 Please help. Thanks in advance 
COURSE HELP MEEE
Hi i want to be a pediatrician when i grw up so what course should i take in college ? im already in 3rd yr high school... in the philippines , as for me , i surpassed the k12 before they implement it and the next yr we our batch will be the lasy 4th yr hgh school students to ... 
math series2(please helpassessment tomorrow)
The second moment of area of a rectangle through its centroid is given by: bL3/12 Using the approximation for binomial series valid for small x (+ve or –ve): (1+x)^n=1+nx/1!+(n(n1) x^2)/2!+⋯ 1+nx Determine the approximate change in the second moment of area if b is ... 
physics
A 175 kg merrygoround in the shape of a uniform, solid, horizontal disk of radius 1.50 m is set in motion by wrapping a rope about the rim of the disk and pulling on the rope. What constant force would have to be exerted on the rope to bring the merrygoround from rest to ... 
Physics
A 0.26 kg rock is thrown vertically upward from the top of a cliff that is 27 m high. When it hits the ground at the base of the cliff the rock has a speed of 24 m/s. (a) Assuming that air resistance can be ignored, find the initial speed of the rock. (b) Find the greatest ... 
Physics
I need help solving this please! I think that for part (b) I can use energy and wavelength to solve for frequency and the one with the highest frequency is the most damaging, but I'm not sure what to do for part (a). You want to study a biological specimen by means of a ... 
physics
You are given a vector in the xy plane that has a magnitude of 94.0 units and a y component of 44.0 units. A. What are the two possibilities for its component? For this part I got x = 83.1 and 83.1 B. Assuming the x component is known to be positive, specify the vector V ...