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### physics

please help--I don't understand how to get started! A small particle of mass 2.0 x 10^-19 kg is attached to a nanofiber of relaxed length 0.50 nm (Recall that 1.0 nm = 10^-9 m) . The nanofiber is attached to a substrate (an immovable wall). The plot is a graph of the force ...

### Physics: Angular Width. Why is my answer wrong?

A beam of yellow laser light (590 nm) passes through a circular aperture of diameter 5.0 mm. What is the angular width of the central diffraction maximum formed on a screen? I can't seem to get this answer right. I don't think I am finding the first part of the problem ...

### physics

A 1200-kg car is being driven up a 5.0degrees hill. The frictional force is directed opposite to the motion of the car and has a magnitude of f=524N. A force F is applied to the car by the road and propelsthe car forward. In addition to these two forces, two other forces act ...

### college physics

cost of homework help for college physics

### Thermal physics

Explain thermal physics in details

### Chemistry

Hi Please help verify my answer to the following question: 0.500g of pure phosphorous was burned in excess pure oxygen to give a product that has a mass of 1.145 g. What is the empirical formula of the resulting compound? By the use of a mass spectrometer the molecular mass of...

### Integration of exponents with absolute values

I cannot for the life of me figure this out. Please help me. How do I integrate the function f(x) = 0.1 * e ^ (-0.2 * |x|) from neg. Infinity to pos. Infinity? I seem to only be able to get 0, but the answer is 1. I think it is the |x| that is throwing me off. Please Hlep! ...

### chemistry

Hi ! Could you please help me to see through this problem. *I know it's asking me to find the hydrogen ion concentration in a bleach sample. *If the pH meter reads 9.55..this suggest to me this is a base. Maybe,I can use the equation: pOH = -log (OH^-) = -log (9.55) = 0.980. ...

Fig.1. Shows a signwave on the its horizontal axis "Time in (ms)" means that time is measured in milliseconds. The time taken is 20 ms in total Question asks for frequency of the sinewave ? Cant really draw Fig.. here :-0( But the period is 5 milliseconds, the wave is repeated...

### Macroeconomics

Can someone please help. What components of GDP (if any) would each of the following transactions affect? Explain. a. A family buys a new refridgerator. b. Aunt Jane buys a new house. c. Ford sells a Mustang from its inventory. d. You buy a pizza. e. California repaves Highway...

provide a brief summary differentiating conservation and preservation. Do you believe that humans can harvest forest resources in an environmentally friendly way? Or, should national forests be left in their natural state in which resources are not used to benefit humans? To ...

### geometry

In a triangle ABC, angle B is 3 times angle A and angle C is 8 degrees less than 6 times angle A. The the size of the angles. Size of angle A is = Size of angle B is = Size of angle C is = can someone please help me with this..? I am very weak at geometry...and math in general...

### Physics

Zero, a hypothetical planet, has a mass of 1.0x10^23 kg, a radius of 3.0x10^6 m, and no atmosphere. A 10 kg space probe is to be launched vertically from its surface. (a) If the probe is launched with an initial kinetic energy of 5.0x10^7 J, what will be its kinetic energy ...

Which of the following statements are true? Fusion reactions result in nuclei with higher Z. To keep a nuclear power plant going, a chain reaction must be maintained. Nuclear fusion produces no long-lived radioactive by-products. The Sun is a nuclear fusion reactor. I tried ...

### math

(1)A grocer kept all the pennies he found left in his store from 1975 to 2000. There were 113,964 pennies in ... pennies he found in a day? (HINT: Don't forget leap years!) Answer: (13) Kind of confused how I got it. Will someone please explain I know that there are six leap ...

### english

Please do know how to rewrite this sentence It is not reasonable and it is not all right that gay individuals need to live in panic Also my introduction needs to be more argumentative How many people would be affected if gay marriage was legalized? Yes! Of course, obsoletely ...

Which of the following statements are true A-Biodiversity provides additional resources that raise the carrying capacity of an ecosystem** B-Biodiversity increases and ecosystems ability to withstand changes C-Biodiversity makes an ecosystem more difficult to destroy D-...

### Math - Algebra

our riding your bike to the park, sit to read for a while, and then ride your bike home. It takes you less time to ride from the park to your house than it took to ride from your house to the park. Draw a sketch of a graph that shows your possible distance traveled over time. ...

Suppose you have two cubic meters of uranium, four cubic meters of lead, four cubic meters of copper. Rank them by mass, from smallest to largest. a)lead, copper, uranium b)uranium, copper, lead c)copper, uranium, lead d)uranium, lead, copper can someone help me

### AP Physics

In a period of 2s, 4.8E23 nitrogen molecules strike a wall area of 8.6 cm^2. If the molecules move at 308 m/s and strike the wall head-on in a perfectly elastic collision, find the pressure exerted on the wall. The mass of one N2 molecule is 4.68E-26kg. Answer in terms of kPa...

### Chemistry

Can someone please help me with these: 3. Dissolving salt in water is a physical change- False? 'Place the letter of the item in Column II before its best match in Column I' Column 1: 41. Unit of volume 42. unit of mass 43. unit of temperature 44. unit of density 45. .01 of a ...

Can anyone please explain these problems to me?? I really need help!I need to simplify these trig expressions but I don't understand how my teacher is doing it at all and I have a quiz on this tomorrow! I've really been trying but I just don't get it! 1)Mulitply: [cosx/(1-cosx...

### College Algebra

Please help me ASAP!!!!!!!!!!!! I did the work on most of these problems but I am still confused please help. 19. Comparing Investments Russ McClelland, who is self-employed, wants to invest \$60,000 in a pension plan. One investment offers 7% compounded quarterly. Another ...

### physics

There's a problem my professor assigned, but I'm not sure which equation/process I should use to solve it. Please help. Two particles having charges of 0.420nC and 15.1nC are separated by a distance of 1.50m. At what point along the line (in m from the particle with .420nC ...

### physics

The figure below shows the speed of a person's body as he does a chin-up. Assume the motion is vertical and the mass of the person's body is 73.4 kg. Determine the force exerted by the chin-up bar on his body at the following times. t=0s, speed= 0cm per second; t= .5s, speed= ...

A metal bar with a length of 0.30 m and mass of 0.5 kg is free to slide (no friction) on a set of vertical rails. The rails and bar together have a resistance of 500 ohms. The rails lie in a horizontal magnetic field with a strength of 0.04 T. The mass falls under the combined...

h(m) KE (J) PEgravity (J) PEelastic (J) E 0 ______ _________ _________ __ 0.2 ______ _________ __________ ___ 0.4 ______ _________ __________ __ A 2.40-kg object is hanging from the end of a vertical spring. The spring constant is 31.0 N/m. The object is pulled 0.200 m ...

1.Find the derivative of the function. f(t) = (1+squrt t)(8t^2-7) 2. Find the derivative of the function. f(x) = (x^3 - 4)/(x^2 + 4)

### Chemistry

The ionization constant Ka of an indicator HIn is 1.0x10^-6. The color of the nonionized form is red and that of the ionized form is yellow. What is the color of this indicator in a solution whose pH is 4.00? (The question mentions that you can use the ratio of HIn/In). I NEED...

Can someone please help me do the following problems? I don't care for the answers, I just wanna know how to do this stuff. I am always forgetting how to do certain things in math. 1)ABCD is a rhombus with diagonals intersecting at E. If m<ABC= 4m<BAD, find m<EBC. 2)...

### maths

riposting this. the answer kindly supplied by Steve is beyond my understanding. all i want to know please is how long will the shadow be cast on the ground by a 3m tall vertical fence with the sun behind it as follows: THIS IS NOTHING TO DO WITH A LADDER A fence 3m tall is ...

### Physics - VERY IMPORTANT

Describe an experiment that shows that the rate at which an object falls is not affected by any horizontal motion it may have. EXPLAIN CLEARLY PLEASE!! thank you Take a dart gun, shoot it horizontally, and at the same time, drop a dart. See which one gets to the floor first. ...

### Physics

An umbrella with a diameter of 1 m turns 22 rev every 44 seconds. If it's 1.5 m from the ground, calculate the time it takes for a drop to reach the ground and the distance away from the umbrella a person should stand so as to not get wet. For this problem I made a = (0, -g) ...

### ENGLISH

Please check and make sure my words are spelled correct and I have commas where they need to be.If not please correct it for me.Also do I suppose to capitalize smothers canning fortune. Please let me know whether you want to go by air or drive to the meeting in Chicago. If you...

Vector A has a magnitude of 3.0 m and direction 1o3 degrees relative to the positive x-axis. Vector B has magnitude 5.0m and direction 215 relative to the positive x-axis. 1) The resultant R=A + B has magnitude? I did Rx= 3 cos 103 + 5 cos 215 Ry=3 sin 103 + 5 sin 215 Then ...

### SAT Writing

Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't know the key to successs, but the ...

A crate of mass 52.8 kg is being transported on the flatbed of a pickup truck. The coefficient of static friction between the crate and the trucks flatbed is 0.351, and the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.305. (a) The truck accelerates forward on level ground. What is the...

In downhill speed skiing a skier is retarded by both the air drag force on the body and the kinetic frictional force on the skis. Suppose the slope angle is θ = 39.5°, the snow is dry snow with a coefficient of kinetic friction μk = 0.0400, the mass of the skier and...

Ski boots are usually made with releasable bindings. This is done for safety – if you fall and your ski gets caught, the binding between the boot and the ski will release so the ski pops off rather than twisting your knee. Sometimes this leads to the embarrassing situation ...

The pole vault landing pad at an Olympic competition contains what is essentially a bag of air that compresses from its "resting" height of 1.1 m down to 0.1 m as the vaulter is slowed to a stop. (a) What is the time interval during which a vaulter who has just cleared a ...

### Physics

1.what is the shortest possible time in which a bacterium could travel a distance of 8.4 cm across a Petri dish at a constant speed of 3.5 mm/s. the answer is 24s. how? 3.An athlete swims from the north end to the south end of a 50.0m pool in 20.0s and makes the return trip to...

An m = 6.80-kg clay ball is thrown directly against a perpendicular brick wall at a velocity of 22.0 m/s and shatters into three pieces, which all fly backward, as shown in the figure. The wall exerts a force on the ball of 2670 N for 0.110 s. One piece of mass m1 = 2.80 kg ...

### physics

1. The acceleration due to gravity calculated this way works well for objects near the Earth’s surface. How would you have to change the above equation if the object was 100,000 meters above the ground? (Note: this question refers to Newton’s equation for the force of ...

### physics

1. The acceleration due to gravity calculated this way works well for objects near the Earth’s surface. How would you have to change the above equation if the object was 100,000 meters above the ground? (Note: this question refers to Newton’s equation for the force of ...

### 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. It takes 2.30 s for an echo to come back from a sound wave sent to the bottom of a 25 degree C lake. How deep is the lake at this ...

### Physics (Thermodynamics)

27.300kg of Copper at 35.000 degrees Celsius receives 460.000kJ of heat. Calculate the final temperature of the metal. ANS = degrees Celsius Copper specific heat = 0.39kJ/kg degrees Celsius. Q = mc (t2 - t1) Q = 460.000kJ m = 27.300kg c = 0.39kJ/kg t1 = 35 degrees Celsius t2...

### Physics

I have to design a laboratory activity to answer the question, "What is the relationship between the diameter of a circle and the area of the circle?" My teacher said to use a previous activity as a templete to help me. For the previous activity you had to find the ...

### Physics

Im having trouble understanding the concept of pressure. Help please! What is the pressure at the bottom of a tube of mercury that is 0.2 m deep? An elephant with a mass of 1000 kg stands on a circus platform that weighs 50 kg. The area of the bottom of the platform is 1.25 m...

### Physics

Im having trouble understanding the concept of pressure. Help please! What is the pressure at the bottom of a tube of mercury that is 0.2 m deep? An elephant with a mass of 1000 kg stands on a circus platform that weighs 50 kg. The area of the bottom of the platform is 1.25 m...

### Programming

Scenario: Write a program that will determine the average mark of each student. The average is dependent on the subjects which the student has completed. The minimum amount of subjects is eight, and the maximum amount of subjects is 12. When the program starts, the ...

What is true of a random sample? A) it is the only way to sample a population. B)Each member of the sample is a volunteer. C) It is always the easiest way to sample a population. D) Each member of the population has an equal chance of being selected. MS. SUE PLEASE HELP!!

I need to find the order of a reaction with respect to the reactants. I set up my equation like this: 5.33e-2 M / 2.66e-2M = 1.03e-2 / 1.93e-3 I did the concentrations equal to the rates. I am just not sure what the units for rate should be. 2.00 = 5.33^m Did I set this up ...

### Chemistry

Please write the balanced chemical equation for reaction the following chemical reaction ozone gas, O3, reacts with 3,3,4,4,5,5-hexanmethyl-1-hexyne, H-C≡C-C(CH3)2-C(CH3)2-C(CH3)2-CH3 to produce carbon dioxide gas, CO2 , and water gas, H2O When balancing the equation , ...

Kale is building a small basement suite. The bathroom takes up 1/3 of the suite and has an area of 12m2. 1. Draw the room and label all the areas 2. what are the possible dimensions of the bathroom? 3. what is the area of the rest of the suite without the bathroom? 4.what is ...

### Science

Watershed's affect our environment because without watershed's we wouldn't be able to transport water to nearby lakes,streams, rivers, etc. The water comes from precipitation that falls on to a certain land called watershed and then drains the water to streams. This is my ...

### Math...Algebra :S

Hi, okay um. I'm trying to get his math question (Algebra :o) and i'm not quite sure what i'm doing---but everything i do, i get the wrong answer. The Question is 2m+n M= 2/5 and n= 1/2 (Fractions) Everytime i do the question, i get 9/10 as a answer...but i check the textbook ...

Welcome back Ms. Sue, I have to do a discussion, need two web sites dealing with indigenous cultures and/or religions. I have to discuss how modern civilization has impacted the spiritual lives of the indigenous peoples you explored. Are indigenous religions still practiced ...

### algebra I

for my homework I have to graph 4 equations: 1. y=1/4x^2+3x-3 2. y=-x^2+7x-2 3. y<x^2+7x+6 4. y<*-1/3x^2+4x+5/2 [<* means greater than OR equal to. I just don't know how to put the line under it] we are allowed to do them on a calculator. but since I don't have the ...

### medical billing and coding from Penn Foster

I am writing a research paper for HIPAA, I beleive I have most of the information to do the paper. I do not understand what it means by writing it in proper MLA/APA citation style? Could someone please explain this to me and show me a small example of what a paper should look ...

### physics

A 500 kg dragster reaches a speed of 100 m/s on level ground, starting from rest. Its efficiency is only 8.00% in producing kinetic energy, because of friction and its design for high power without regard to efficiency. (a) How many gallons of fuel does it use during this ...

### physics

A meter stick is pivoted at its 50-cm mark but does not balance because of non-uniformities in its material that cause its center of gravity to be displaced from its geometrical center. However, when masses of 150 and 200 grams are placed at the 10-cm and 75-cm marks ...

### Physics

A 5 g bullet has a speed of 300 m/s and embeds itself into a 500 g block. The block is initially at rest sitting on a rough surface which has a coefficient of kinetic friction equal to 0.5. A) What is the speed of the block after the collision? which is= 2.97 m/s B) What ...

### physics

I am trying to study for my exam i have tomorrow and this type of problem keeps giving me trouble can someone please help me:: A 3.24 kg block located on a horizontal frictionless floor is pulled by a cord that exerts a force F=11.8N at an angle theta=23.0degrees above the ...

### chemistry

i have to write chemical formulas and balance them: nitrogen and oxyen---> nitrogen monoxide N2+02---->2NO nitrogen monoxide and oxygen----> nitrogen dioxide gas. NO2+O---->NO2 (i'm not sure about this, please check) nitrogen dioxide and water----> nitrous and ...

### PHYSICS!!!

To simulate the extreme accelerations during launch, astronauts train in a large centrifuge. If the centrifuge diameter is 13.5m , what should be its rotation period to produce a centripetal acceleration of If the centrifuge diameter is 13.5m , what should be its rotation ...

1. Given t1/2 to be 0.0137 seconds, how long should it take to reach 87.5% of maximum charge? 2. Let's say you measure t1/2 to be 0.0137 seconds and the resistance in the circuit is 99 Ohms. Then what is the capacitance in micro Farads? 3.q = qmax(1 - e -t / τ) Using this...

### physics

A 5.3-kg block is pushed 2.3 m up a vertical wall with constant speed by a constant force of magnitude F applied at an angle of θ = 30° with the horizontal, as shown in the figure below. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between block and wall is 0.30, determine the...

### Physics

PLEASE HELP! this is do tomorrow :( I have no clue how to do any of it. A plane is flying horizontally with speed 193 m/s at a height 2010 m above the ground, when a package is dropped from the plane.The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2. 1.What is the horizontal distance ...

### SAT Writing

Writeacher! Please correct, give feedback, and grade. Prompt: "I don't know the key to success,but the key to failure is to try to please everyone." Assignment: Is trying to please people a way to achieve success or a route to failure? Essay: " I don't know the key to successs...

Please help out. Thank you. A right triangle has one leg on the x-axis. The vertex at the right end of that leg is at the point (3,0). The other vertex touches the graph os y=e^x. the entire triangle is to lie in the first quadrant. Find the maximum area of this triangle....

If the side chain of a glutamic acid residue has a pKa of 4.1, at pH 6.1 the ratio of uncharged to charged side chain would be about A. 100:1 B. 10:1 C. 1:1 D. 1:10 E. 1:100 -i HAVE NO IDEA Which of the following amino acids has a side chain that can serve ONLY as a hydrogen ...

Fabio stands atop his 16 foot ladder when he realizes that the ladder is slipping down the side of the building. He decides that the base of the ladder is moving away from the bottom of the building at a rate of 2 feet per second when it is 3 feet from the bottom of the ...

### physics - quantum mechanics

hi can you please help me with this particular question? thanks a lot ___________________________________ The work function of a material refers to the minimum energy required to remove an electron from the material. Assume that the work function of gold is 4.90eV and that of ...

### ENGLISH

Please read for any errors. And correct them. I really would appreciate it. We are considering updating our computer system. We have computer stations that are presently stand-along stations. We would like to discuss with you the cost of networking 25 new computers with your ...

### PHYSICS

Three moles of an ideal gas are compressed from 5.5*10^-2 to 2.5*10^-2 m^3. During the compression, 6.1*10^3J of work is done on the gas, and heat is removed to keep the temperature of the gas constant at all times. Find the temperature of the gas. I posted this question few ...

### Chemistry

When sodium burns in air it produces a bright white light and heat energy 2Na + O2 2Na2O ?H = -414kJ/mol What would you expect to be the heat energy associated with the reverse process 2Na2O 2Na + O2 Can you please show the entire calculation with units please? This is what I ...

### Math - Inequalities

Please help with the following: What is an open dot, and what is a closed dot? Also, when are they used in inequalities? I am not really sure about what they are. The lesson has not taught me anything about open dots and closed dots. I have also looked them up, but I got ...

### Socials

How does education affect population growth? How does limiting birth rate affect population growth?? Please give me some good ideas, I already have some but I need more because I have to write an essay so please give me as many ideas as u can :) very much appreciated :) thanks:)

### physics

A war-wolf or trebuchet is a device used during the Middle Ages to throw rocks at castles and now sometimes used to fling large vegetables and pianos as a sport. A simple trebuchet is shown in the figure. Model it as a stiff rod of negligible mass, 3.05 m long, joining ...

Petr has a cylindrical block of wood od diameter 6 cm and height 18 cm. He glues the base to a board, but wants to paint the rest of the block. He wants to paint the bottom half of the wood black and the top half white. a) Calculate the surface area of the block that Peter ...

### English

Please check: 1. If a river is represents your thoughts is that an analogy or conventional symbol. I think it is an "analogy" but if it is a conventional symbol please explain why. 2.If in a story. in a brief intro, we learn about two friends and it sets us up for the rest of ...

### General

This is a question to everybody: I was just wondering if anyone had any science related questions or things they wonder about that may require experiments. If you have any ideas please mention them. I need this for a science for a science fair project and have at most a 6 ...

### Complex Algaebra, Plz Help!!

Good evening to all around the world. Need help with this question, however i must show my answers supported by the working out. Please help. This question is difficult, the one who solves it for me is my hero!!!! Q11) Two functions f and g are defined by F:x (arrow) 25/(3x-2...

Not sure which answers to use.. please help: choose from these words: deficit, dissent,lucrative and agnostic.. 1& 2: My uncle decided to splurge and _____ with a country club because golf is his favorite_________.(Dissent & lucrative) 3 & 4 : Because my father_______s to make...

### History

Can someone please describe the legacy of Imperialism in India. For me Please check these sites for the effects of imperialism on India. (Broken Link Removed) http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_were_the_negative_and_positive_effects_of_imperialism_on_India

Using the numbers 5, 8, and 24, create a problem using no more than four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, square, square root, cube, cube root) where the solution will be an irrational number. Explain why the result of your operations is an ...

### physics

I have a diagram of a roller coaster. It starts at a height of 100m where the v=0, it then drops completely to the ground and then goes into a loop that is 75m high; the point where the loop starts is point A. From the loop, the track raises to e height of 50m (this is point B...

### physics

Last two problems on the homework! please help with these 2. it helps when detailed explanations are given! thanks A 2 kg ball is thrown horizontally, at 5m/s, from a height of 5 m. How fast will it be moving when it contacts the ground? A 70 kg pole-vaulter converts the ...

how can you tell which form of a rational number is most appropriate in a given situation? Use an integer, or fraction, NEVER a decimal number. If your number is say 3.5, then the rational answer would be 35/100. if the number is .75, then the rational answer would be 75/100 ...

The equation below shows the area of a trapezoid, A, with a height of 9 cm, and one base 35 cm. A = 9 over 2(b + 35) Which of the following formulas correctly solves for the other base, b? b = 2A over 9 + 35 b = 2 multiplied by A over 9 − 35 b = 2 multiplied by A plus 35...

Please help me with the following question: Which statement describes the relationship between being a waitress and being a restaurant manager? A. Being a waitress is a job, while managing a restaurant is a career. B. Being a waitress and managing a restaurant can be different...

### physics

please check my answers. 20. does the international space station have gravitational pe? ke? explain? -It has gravitation pe. I thought that Gravitational potential energy is the energy stored in an object as the result of its vertical position or height? 30.a moving hammer ...

### physics

A 10 g particle has the potential energy shown in a graph with the y-axis label U(J) and the x axis is labeled in cm. There is a diagonal line from 4 J down to 1 cm and the line levels out on the x axis to 3 cm and rises again to a height of 2 J at 5 cm and levels out to 7 cm ...

5. A 1,600 kg car is moving south at 24 m/s. What is its momentum? (Points : 1) 66 kgm/s south 66 kgm/s north 38,000 kgm/s north 38,000 kgm/s south Question 6. 6. The velocity of a 150 kg cart changes from 6.0 m/s to 14.0 m/s. What is the magnitude of the impulse that acted on...

### i need help asap! please. :)

ok, can somebody explain how to do this? simplify by adding like terms. write the answer with all variables in the numerator. x^2y 4x^2p^3 2xp 5y ---- - ------- - ------- - ----- p^-3 y^-1 y^-1p^2 p^-3x^-2 PLEASE HELP ME!!!! i'm homeschooled so i cant continue w/ the rest of ...

### quote- english discussion

Can somebody please help me out with related texts or anything related to the battle of the sexes. Like movies, books, articles, music etc. -How women were treated and male dominance. - What women's roles were and why. - Why women weren't allowed in business. Um, basically ...

### Science math

Can no one help me? I posted a question earlier I don't need answer I need to understand what I did wrong my thinking is that if I have a 2:1 ratio And my total is 99 that if I divide by 3 then I can get the amounts 33x2 is 66, then 33x1 is 33 so it would be 66:33. I used this...

### Language Arts

Write a short essay in which you examine the figurative language in “Concrete Mixers.” Explain what the concrete mixers are compared to, what the parts of the mixers are compared to, and what the drivers of the mixers are compared to. Then, show how the comparisons are ...