1. Physics Check

    Since I've been waiting to get my answers checked for my submission #2, I moved on to my submission #3 and I need some questions checked for my submission #3 please. 1.)If a blue car drives 10km/h across the deck of an ocean liner that is traveling at
  2. physics

    Solar luminosity is estimated to have been 30% lower than today at the time when the solar system formed, 4.6 billion years ago. (a) If Earth's albedo was the same as it is now (A=0.3), what would have been its effective radiating temperature Te at that
  3. SAT Essay

    I did exactly what I was told to do, I started from scratch. Any better? Topic: At a recent conference on global issues, several panels debated possible solutions to problems facing the world today. There is no consensus on the solutions or even on the
  4. Physics

    Calculate the kinetic energy that the earth has because of its rotation about its own axis. Assume that the earth is a uniform sphere and that its path around the sun is circular. For comparison, the total energy used in the United States in one year is
  5. Chemistry

    "Is the following species a dipole?" NH2Cl I have drawn out the lewis dot structure of the molecule and the electronegativy values I have are N- 3.0 Cl- 3.0 H- 2.1 I know that the electronegativity difference between N and Cl is 0 and the bond is non
  6. statistic

    According to a June 2009 report, 68% of people with “green” jobs in North America felt that they had job security, whereas 60% of people with green jobs in the United Kingdom felt that they had job security. Suppose that these results were based on
  7. buisness

    could someone help me with this question? Which of the following scenarios would not be considered international business? Choose one answer. a. A Chinese manufacturer sells toys to a large toy retailer in the United States. b. Intel sells its processors
  8. PHYSICS!!!

    Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the
  9. physics

    Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the
  10. Math

    A plumber's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. He moves the same amount to fill the trench. What is his pay for this job?
  11. Physics

    Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the
  12. physics

    at what height above the earth's surface in a circular orbit have to travel in order to have an orbital period half that of a geosynchronous satellite's period? (a geosynchronous satellite orbits above the equator so that it is above the same location on
  13. phYSICS!!!

    Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the
  14. Physics

    Recently, Asteroid 2012 DA14 came within 34,200 km from the center of the earth at its point of closest approach. If the moon goes around the earth once every 27.5 days, what is the ratio of the distance of closest approach of DA14 to the radius of the
  15. Physics/Barycentre

    I read the Earth/Moon Barycentre is located 74/100ths from the centre of the earth towards the earths surface. As the moons orbit varies from Perigee to Apogee by more than 30,000 miles I would have thought the Barycentre would move around according to the
  16. Physics help

    1. The fundamental force that: (4 marks) ____ 1. causes hair to stand on end after being rubbed by a balloon a) strong nuclear ____ 2. causes protons to remain in the nucleus despite repulsive forces b) weak nuclear ____ 3. controls the planets' orbit
  17. physics

    HELP PLEASE!!! A satellite moves in a circular orbit around Earth at a speed of 5085 m/s. (a) Determine the satellite's altitude above the surface of Earth. (b) Determine the period of the satellite's orbit.
  18. chem/math

    How much heat would be required to warm Earth¡¯s oceans by 1.0 ¡ãC? Assume that the volume of Earth¡¯s oceans is 137 x ¡¼10¡½^7 ¡¼km¡½^3 and that the density of sea water is 1.03 g/cm3. Also assume that the heat capacity of seawater is the
  19. earth

    rachelcarson "silent spring" agriculture and the movement that launched the environmental movement.. Question pros&cons of agriculture based on silent spring, A revolutiondown on the farm, and whole earth discipline compare&contrast Dr. Russ, or others
  20. Physics

    I thought I did the problem right, but I don't think I came out with the right answer! Please someone check to see if I got this problem right. Calculate the force of gravity between Earth (mass=6.0*10^24 kg) and the moon (mass=7.4*10^22 kg). The average
  21. Business math

    A plumber's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. He moves the same amount to fill the trench. What is his pay for this job?
  22. 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
  23. physics

    for both of these object system1: earth and ball if a ball is falling down, is the work done on it positive since force and displacement are in the same direction. system 2: earth and basket a basket is tied to a rope and is dropped then come to a full
  24. Physics

    A space station is shaped like a ring and rotates to simulate gravity. If the radius of the space station is 120 m, at what frequency must it rotate so that it simulates Earth's gravity? [Hint: The apparent weight of the astronauts must be the same as
  25. Earth Science

    How are distances in space measured? What is the nearest star to Earth beyond the sun and how far away is it???? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light_year http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alpha_Centuri why does Jupiter spin so fast while it's do big
  26. Astronomy

    If a comet has a perihelion distance of 1.AU and an orbital period of 125 Earth years.. What is the comet's aphelion? Cannot seem to find the correct calculation
  27. Astronomy help

    If a comet has a perihelion distance of 1.AU and an orbital period of 125 Earth years.. What is the comet's aphelion? Cannot seem to find the correct calculation
  28. physics

    You fire a cannon ball from ground level at a speed of 20.0 m/s ∠30.0 Find the time taken for the ball to hit the earth. How far will it land?
  29. Force, Gravity, Resultant Force, Vectors

    Can someone just have a quick look over this question and my current answers and tell me if there are any massive mistakes im making. I feel confident with what ive done but just need a little boost. Question: An asteroid of mass m =7 .5×10^12 kg has two
  30. Algebra

    The Hansons are considering two possible vacation destinations. A trip out west will cost $1075 in total airfare plus an average of %450 per day in expenses. A trip south will cost $1500 in total airefare plus an average of $365 per day in expenses. How
  31. Physics

    A 2115 kg car moving east at 10.61 m/s col- lides with a 3169 kg car moving north. The cars stick together and move as a unit after the collision, at an angle of 32.4◦ north of east and at a speed of 5.03 m/s. What was the speed of the 3169 kg car
  32. History help?

    1.Southern states began to leave the Union not long after this event: a.Lincoln read and established the Emancipation Proclamation b.the fighting at Fort Sumter in South Carolina c.The Battle of Gettysburg was lost by the South d.the election of Abraham
  33. World Geography

    South America is a realm of diverse cultural landscapes and numerous immigrant sources. Some countries that are relatively homogeneous culturally, such as Columbia and Venezuela, are as divided politically and economically as are other countries with
  34. physics

    On your first trip to Planet X you happen to take along a 200g mass, a 40.0 cm long spring a meter tick and a stop watch. You're curious about the acceleration due to gravity on Planet X, where ordinarty tasks seem easier than on earth, but you cant find
  35. physics

    A kayaker paddles at 4.0 m/s in a direction 30° south of west. He then turns and paddles at 3.7 m/s in a direction 20° west of south. I know the formulas but having trouble figuring out the degree of angle. Ax=4(cos30)= 3.4641 Ay=4(sin30)= 2
  36. Physics

    I need major help with this please!!! On a safari, a team of naturalists sets out toward a research station located 6.9 km away in a direction 42° north of east. After traveling in a straight line for 2.1 km, they stop and discover that they have been
  37. Physics

    Let's say that the force of gravity on the equator of the Earth is 9.81 m/s^2 what is the magnitutde of gravity of something at 41.603221,-73.087749 ???? I'm guessing that 41.603221,-73.087749 is lattitude and longittude so I really have no idea what to
  38. science

    One factor determining the effect of gravity on objects is their.....? The farther away from Earth an object gets, Earth's gravity affects it ......? Friction that occurs between the surface of around object and another surface is ........? Objects with
  39. Science

    Unit 1 Lesson 3: representing earth's Surface 1. Which of the following is NOT one of the main areas of Earth science? a. geology b. oceanography c. astrology d. astronomy I think it's C
  40. Statistics

    Option Seminar 2 5.19) According to data from the U.S. Energy information Administration, the 60.0 million U.S. households with personal computers were distributed as shown here with regard to geographic location and access to the Internet. The entries
  41. math

    A, B, C are three points on a horizontal plane, where A is due south of B. The bearing of C from A is 060 degrees. At B, there is a vertical mast BD. The angles of elevation of its top D from A and C are 25 degrees and 20 degrees respectively. Find the
  42. English

    1. The earth goes around the sun. 2. The eatth moves around the sun. 3. The earth goes round the sun. 4. The earth moves round the sun. (Which one do I have to use?) 5. Many boys were sitting around the lake. 6. Many boys were sitting round the lake. (Do I
  43. physics

    Two stones of different masses are thrown straight upward one on earth and on the moon (where gravity produces an acceleration of 1.67m/second squared) Both reach the same height. if the stone on the moon has an initial speed v, what was the initial speed
  44. Physics (G and g)

    Please, I need help 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
  45. physics

    Two beetles run across flat sand, starting at the same point. Beetle 1 runs 0.42 m due east, then 0.72 m at 32o north of due east. Beetle 2 also makes two runs; the first is 1.48 m at 47o east of due north. What must be the magnitude of its second run if
  46. physics

    The sun is 1.5 1011 m from the earth. (a) Over what surface area is solar radiation spread at this distance? (b) What is the total power radiated by the sun? (The sun delivers energy to the surface of the earth at a rate of approximately 1400 W/m2.) (c)
  47. Geography

    Employment opportunities were limited in Tijuana. Manuel, who had been unemployed for several months, decided to join a group of people traveling north to find work. What concept is described by the paragraph above? A)population growth B)urbanization
  48. Geography

    Employment opportunities were limited in Tijuana. Manuel, who had been unemployed for several months, decided to join a group of people traveling north to find work. What concept is described by the paragraph above? a)population growth b)urbanization
  49. Science

    the force of gravity on jupiter is much stronger than the force of gravity on earth. which of the following explains why this is true. A. Jupiter's orbit is farther away from the Sun and Earths orbit B. Jupiter has more mass than Earth C. Jupiter's orbit
  50. chemistery

    how does the atmosphere change at high altitudes? Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "atmosphere altitude Earth" to get these possible sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earth's_atmosphere
  51. physics

    student wanted to drive from Austin to San Antonio, 80 miles south of Austin on highway I35. Unfortunately, he entered the highway in the wrong direction and drove all the way to Waco — 100 miles north of Austin — before he noticed his error. In Waco,
  52. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with
  53. physics

    A railroad car containing explosive material is initially traveling south at a speed of 4.5 m/s on level ground. The total mass of the car plus explosives is 2.9 104 kg. An accidental spark ignites the explosive, and the car breaks into two pieces, which
  54. Physics

    How fast does a rocket need to be going to break free of Earth's gravity? How fast would it have to be going in order to completely leave the solar system? (For the second part of this problem, assume that the Sun is the only mass in the solar system and
  55. science

    A space probe of the surface of Mars sends a radio signal back to the Earth, a distance of 3 x 1010 km. Radio waves travel at the speed of light (3.00 x 108 m/s). How far away is the space probe? How many seconds does it take for the signal to reach the
  56. physics

    The spectrum of light from the galaxy M100 has a prominent dark line at a wavelength of 592.2 nm. The same spectral line observed in a lab on earth has a wavelength of 589.4 nm. How fast is M100 moving relative to earth? (the speed of light = 3.00 x
  57. 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
  58. Physics

    How fast does a rocket need to be going to break free of Earth's gravity? How fast would it have to be going in order to completely leave the solar system? (For the second part of this problem, assume that the Sun is the only mass in the solar system and
  59. geometry

    A satellite in a nearly circular orbit is 2000 km above Earth's surface. The radius of Earth is approximately 6400 km. If the satellite completes its orbit in 12 hours, calculate the speed of the satellite in kilometers per hour.(pay attention to the
  60. Math

    A plumber's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. He moves the same amount to fill the trench. What is his pay for this job? $___________ (These questions are all confusing)
  61. history SUE HELP MEEEE

    Which of the following correctly describes an example of how climate affected the settlement of countries in North America? Most of the people in the United States settled in the Midwest, where temperatures are less extreme.*** Most of Canada’s
  62. 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
  63. math/chem

    it is estimated that uranium is relatively common in the earth's crust, occurring in amounts of 4 g/metric ton. a metric ton is 1000kg. at this concentration, what mass of uranium is present in 1.0 mg of earth's crust?
  64. math

    The space station is going 17500 mph as it orbits the earth. How long will it take to orbit 1 time if the earths diameter is 7926 miles and the space station orbits at 240 miles above the earth.
  65. Math

    The speed of light is 3¡Á¡¼10¡½^8 meters/second. It takes 5¡Á¡¼10¡½^2seconds for light to travel from the sun to the earth. What is the distance in meters between the sun and the earth? Express your answer in scientific notation.
  66. Physics

    A flight traffic controller is watching two planes. One is 20.0 km away in a direction 35.0º west of north at an altitude of 1650 m. The other is 18.0 km away in a direction 75.0º north of east at an altitude of 1420 m. How far apart are the two planes?
  67. earth

    how would eath's gravity effect you in space??? At what altitude does the Earth's gravity no longer have an effect on the astronauts or the space shuttle???
  68. Maths Algebra

    The diameter of Sun is (1.4 ×10^8)m and the diameter of Earth is (1.2742×10^4)m . Show that the diameter of sun is nearly 100 times the diameter of Earth.
  69. Physics

    Mars has a radius of about 0.53 Earth radius and a mass of only 0.11 Earth mass. Estimate the acceleration due to gravity on Mars.
  70. physics

    If a projectile is launched vertically from the Earth with a speed equal to the escape speed, how far from the Earth's center is it when its speed is 1/9 of the escape speed?
  71. Algebra

    The mass of Earth is about 3 × 10-3 times the mass of Jupiter. The mass of Earth is about 6 × 10 24 kg. What is the mass of Jupiter? Give your answer in scientific notation.
  72. physics

    Mars has a radius of about 0.38 Earth radius and a mass of only 0.11 Earth mass. Estimate the acceleration due to gravity on Mars.'
  73. physics

    Mars has a radius of about 0.38 Earth radius and a mass of only 0.11 Earth mass. Estimate the acceleration due to gravity on Mars.
  74. Chemistry

    1) How does the atomic radius change from left to right across a period in the periodic table? A) It tends to decrease*** B)It tends to increase C) It first increases, then decreases D) It first decreases, then increases 2) What is the charge of a cation?
  75. Chemistry

    1) How does the atomic radius change from left to right across a period in the periodic table? A) It tends to decrease*** B)It tends to increase C) It first increases, then decreases D) It first decreases, then increases 2) What is the charge of a cation?
  76. english

    In each of the following sentences, correct any word that requires a capitalization. 1. The lawyer’s office is located on North Pleasant Street. 2. My uncle lives farther West than grandmother. 3. I’d like to move to the South by next summer. 4. The
  77. Math

    The ratio of South American butterflies to European butterflies is 3:2. There are 18 South American butterflies at the park. How many European butterflies are there?
  78. physics

    On a safari, a team of naturalists sets out toward a research station located 5.54 km away in a direction 47.9 ° north of east. After traveling in a straight line for 1.29 km, they stop and discover that they have been traveling 24.6 ° north of east,
  79. Physics

    A 79.0-kg fullback running east with a speed of 4.00 m/s is tackled by a 93.0-kg opponent running north with a speed of 3.00 m/s. (a) Why does the tackle constitute a perfectly inelastic collision? (b) Calculate the velocity of the players immediately
  80. U.S. History

    What challenges did the Radical Republicans face during the Reconstruction period? The Radical Republicans fought for political supremacy. They had two main goals: Break the power of wealthy planters who had long ruled the South. Ensure that freedman
  81. Physics

    Dean is hunting in the Northwest Territory at a location where the earth's magnetic field is 7.0x 10^-5 T. He shoots at a duck decoy by mistake, and the rubber bullet he is using acquires a charge of 2.0 x 10 ^ -12 C as it leaves his gun at 300m/s,
  82. physics

    Dean is hunting in the Northwest Territory at a location where the earth's magnetic field is 8.0x 10^-5 T. He shoots at a duck decoy by mistake, and the rubber bullet he is using acquires a charge of 3.0 x 10 ^ -12 C as it leaves his gun at 300m/s,
  83. Philosphy

    Hill claims that a fruitful way to think about the badness of destroying the environment is: To think about what kind of human would choose to destroy the earth. To appeal to theories about God and care for the earth. To examine people’s intuitions about
  84. physics

    Astronauts on our moon must function with an acceleration due to gravity of 0.170g . A. If an astronaut can throw a certain wrench 14.0 { m} vertically upward on earth, how high could he throw it on our moon if he gives it the same starting speed in both
  85. physics

    As it passes over Grand Bahama Island, the eye of a hurricane is moving in a direction 60.7° north of west with a speed of 37.4km/hr. Two hours later, the course of the hurricane suddenly shifts due north and its speed slows to 21.0km/hr. How far from
  86. AP Physics B

    Calculate the force of gravity on a spacecraft 12,800 km (2 earth radii) aboce the Earth\'s surface if its mass is 1400 kg. Ok for this question I first converted to meters for the radius then applied newtons law net force radial = m1 a radial = Fg = r^-2
  87. 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
  88. physics

    The Moon has a mass of 7.35  1022 kg and its equatorial radius is 1.74  106 m. Earth’s mass is 5.97  1024 kg and its equatorial radius is 6.38  106 m. (a) Calculate the magnitude of the gravitational force exerted by i) the Moon on a fully suited
  89. space

    What is the force of gravity at 220 miles above Earth's surface? Calculate how much of a g force the astronauts are actually experiencing. The solution for this math problem is a percentage. You can calculate it using the Algebraic equation: gr = R2/r2 x g
  90. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with
  91. Biology

    These are true and false questions and I want to make sure that I got them right. 1. A water molecule is held together by two single polar covalent bonds. False 2. Because oxygen has a greater electronegativity than hydrogen, water molecules are polar with
  92. math

    Below are the median prices of homes sold in 2009, by region of the country. South 158,300 Northeast 248,800 Midwest 139,500 West 243,200 U.S. 180,100 The median selling price of a home in the South was approximately what fraction of the median selling
  93. Chemistry

    Here are the effective nuclear charges, Zeff, for the valence electrons of four different atoms. 1.30, 1.95, 2.60, 3.25 In order, these values could belong to what list of elements? Sr, Ca, Mg, Be Be, Mg, Ca, Sr C, B, Be, Li (or) Li, Be, B, C Here are the
  94. physics

    The eye of a hurricane passes over Grand Bahama Island in a direction 60.0° north of west with a speed of 36.1 km/h. Three hours later, the course of the hurricane suddenly shifts due north, and its speed slows to 26.9 km/h. How far (in km) from Grand
  95. history

    1. The Filipino insurrection led by the Aquinaldo was the result of a. the senate vote ratyfing the treaty of paris ending the spanish american war b. the extension of american military occupation of manila to the entire archipelago 2. The american
  96. Math

    Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle
  97. Math

    Radius of earth 3,959 miles Space shuttle orbits 200 miles above earths Surface Space shuttle completes 220 degrees of a Revolution around earth in one day What is the average speed of the space Shuttle
  98. 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.
  99. Physics

    Having trouble on the question below. Would you do need to convert the km to meters and then multiply (4700*9.8*165500)? The first woman in space, cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova, flew in 1963. She orbited the earth 48 times during her 70 hour 50 minute
  100. physics

    Consider a spacecraft that is to be launched from the Earth to the Moon. Calculate the minimum velocity needed for the spacecraft to just make it to the Moon’s surface. Ignore air drag from the Earth’s atmosphere. Hint: The spacecraft will not have