1. Science

    How does one substance become positively and other other negatively? It's about static electricity. I know when you rub two objects together, one will become positive and the other will become negative but how? Does it lose electrons..?
  2. physics

    If we wanted a block of iron of mass 3.25 kg to acquire a positive charge of 0.100 C, what fraction of the electrons would we have to remove?
  3. Chemistry

    How many electrons can be described by the quantum numbers n = 2, l = 1, ml = -1? a.) 2 b.) 14 c.) 6 d.) 10 e.) 0 I thought it was 6 but here's my reasoning n = 2 energy levels l = 1 (p orbital) ml = -1 (I don't think this is relevant to the question?)
  4. chemistry

    How many dots should be indicated in the electron dot structure of arsenic? How many electrons are in the highest energy orbital of the element copper?
  5. chemistry

    Silver is electroplated at the cathode of an electrolysis cell by the half reaction Ag+(aq) + e- --> Ag(s) How many moles of electrons are required to electroplate 5.8g of Ag?
  6. chemistry

    Calculate the free energy change of the following reaction (in kJ). 3A^2+ +2B------->3A + 2B^3+ Ecell= 1.66 -(5 mol)*(9.65*10^4)*1.66= -8.0095*10^5 Did I do it right? or is the number of electrons wrong?
  7. Science

    During beta-particle emission, a neutron splits into _______? a proton and an electron two protons two electrons two neutrons
  8. Social studies

    How was the South Carolina constitution of 1868 different from previous state constitutions? A) women lost their right to own property B) representation was based on population alone.******* C) counties and distracts were organized Into parishes. D)
  9. SCIENCE

    Determine the mass of a person on the moon whose mass on Earth is 70 kg Determine the weight of a person on the moon whose weight on Earth is 148 lbs. How is the mutual gravitational force affected by changing the separation distance between two 1.0 kg
  10. geography

    what would be some simple sanitation uses in australia? and you were usin tools made by yourself. the location of australia is in the area of west and south Gippsland. also including Wilsons Promontory, Victoria I'm not sure what you mean by "sanitation
  11. Social Studies Check my answers!

    1. Which of the following satements would describe the significance of the battle of kettle creek? A.weapons and horses were taken from the British. B. the back country of georgia remained under patriot control C.the morale of the georgia milita was lifted
  12. Physics

    A satellite of mass 210 kg is launched from a site on Earth's equator into an orbit at 210 km above the surface of Earth. (a) Assuming a circular orbit, what is the orbital period of this satellite? (b) What is the satellite's speed in its orbit? (c) What
  13. math

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

    At what distance above the surface of the earth is the acceleration due to the earth's gravity 0.790 m/s^2 if the acceleration due to gravity at the surface has magnitude .
  15. physics

    If the sun is 372 times farther from the Earth than the Moon, and the Moon is falling around the earth at 1.4 mm/s, what is the rate that the Sun is "falling?" Is it 1/(372^2) or 7.22*10^-6 mm/s?
  16. Physics

    The gravitational constant for Earth is gE = 9.8m/s2. The gravitational constant for the planet Mongo is 20 m/s2. If an object has a weight of 10 lbs on earth, what is its weight on Mongo?
  17. Science

    A day on Pluto lasts 6.39 times longer than a day in earth.If an Earth day lasts 24 hour how many hours is a day in Pluto?
  18. trig

    A plane is flying with an airspeed of 150 miles per hour and heading 155°. The wind currents are running at 25 miles per hour at 160° clockwise from due north. Use vectors to find the true course and ground speed of the plane.
  19. Biology

    In 1999, Beverly Strassman published a study of menstrual cycling among the Dogon women in Mali. What did she find? Using her study results, what methods can you suggest reducing breast cancer in North American women who will have no children or very few
  20. Math

    Ryan left the science museum and drove south. Gabriella left three hours later driving 42 km/h faster in an effort to catch up to him. After two hours Gabriella finally caught up. Find Ryan's average speed
  21. physics

    In the Millikan oil drop experiment, an atomizer (a sprayer with a fine nozzle) is used to introduce many tiny droplets of oil between two oppositely charged parallel metal plates. Some of the droplets pick up one or more excess electrons. The charge on
  22. sci

    help i am having trouble with these: The three branches and three systems of geology. According to the Nebular Theory, how did the solar system develop? How is uniformitarianism related to the evolution of Earth and the solar system? i know its in my
  23. Astronomy

    The volume of a ball is given in terms of its radius by V=(4*pi/3)*R^3. Use this to find the average density of Nursat, i.e. the mass per unit volume. Use Earth'€™s mass in kg from the Table of Constants to express your answer in kg/m3.
  24. Physics

    Jessica's weight is 540 Newtons. According to the Third Law, if the Earth pulls on Jessica with a force of 540N, then Jessica pulls on the Earth with a force of 540 Newtons that acts in the opposite direction. However, if Jessica stumbles while
  25. Physics Gravity

    The earth has a mass = 5.98 X 10^24 kg and the sun has a mass = 1.99 X 10^30 kg. They are separated, center to center, by r= 93 million miles = 150 million km. What is the size of the gravitational force acting on the earth due to the sun? Very confused by
  26. Pre Calc

    A plane (A) heading south at 120 mph and a plane (B) heading west at 600 mph are rlying tword the same point at the same altitude. Plane A is 100 miles from the point where the flight patterns intersect and plane B is 550 miles from there. A) Find the
  27. How far of the Taurus form Earth?

    How far of the Taurus form Earth? Answer in light year... Help me please.... The brightest star in the constellation of Taurus is Aldebaran (also known as Alpha Tau). An orange-red giant which is the thirteenth brightest star in the heavens, it was one of
  28. Physics

    Two bicyclists, starting at the same place, are riding toward the same campground by different routes. One cyclist rides 1030 m due east and then turns due north and travels another 1480 m before reaching the campground. The second cyclist starts out by
  29. Physics

    A military helicopter on a training mission is flying horizontally at a speed of 60.0 m/s and accidentally drops a bomb (fortunately not armed) at an elevation of 350 m. You can ignore air resistance. Find the horizontal and vertical components of its
  30. Physics (please help)

    Calculate the magnitudes of the gravitational forces exerted on the Moon by the Sun and by the Eart when the two forces are in direct competition, that is, when the Sun, Moon and Eart are aligned with the Moon between the Sun and the Earth. This alignment
  31. Social Studies

    My most exalted Monarch - Your Majesty Queen Isabella, I am writing this letter most humbly for you to consider my request for three small ships and a crew so that I may sail west and find the shortest route to the East. I promised to chaim land for Spain
  32. physics

    At what height above Earth's surface is the gravitational acceleration reduced from its sea-level value by 0.20%? At what height above Earth's surface is the gravitational acceleration reduced from its sea-level value by 2.0%? At what height above Earth's
  33. physics

    At what height above Earth's surface is the gravitational acceleration reduced from its sea-level value by 0.20%? At what height above Earth's surface is the gravitational acceleration reduced from its sea-level value by 2.0%? At what height above Earth's
  34. Geography (Ms. Sue)

    1). Why is the Unites States a leader in agricultural products? 2). How has the economy of the South changed? 3). How has U.S. population shifted since the country began? My answers to these questions are the following: 1). The United States is a leader in
  35. History

    Need help with study guide!! 1. What are two inventions/concepts that Eli Whitney is known for? 2. Why did New England become the center of the American Industrial Revolution? 3. What was a key element in developing a market economy in nineteenth century
  36. physics

    Two cars are approaching a perpendicular intersection without a stop sign. Car 1 has a mass 900 kg and is heading north and car 2 has mass 900 kg and is heading west. The two cars collide at the intersection, and stick together as a result of the
  37. social studies PLEASE CHECK

    1. which is an event of the progressive era enacted by the local government in South Carolina? a. the first grange chapter was established for farmers b. the grandfather clause gave poor whites the right to vote c. blacks were disfranchises through a poll
  38. physics

    The period of a satellite is the primary way that the mass of planets is determined. The equation used for this calculation uses the fact that gravity of the planet provides the centripetal force to keep the satellite in orbit. The distance from the Earth
  39. physics

    Hint: for part I use G = 6.67 times 10 to the negative 11. for part II, you don’t need to do the full calculation, you can just use your knowledge of how force of gravity depends on mass and separation distance. Compare the gravitational force on a 49 kg
  40. Geography

    51. How do the monsoons and the mountains influence the climate in South Asia? Include in your answer an analysis of how monsoons can be responsible for survival and hardship in this region. Seasonal shifts in the winds are called monsoons. In winter, the
  41. HISTORY

    1. Which of the following describes the Puritans? (1 point) didn't have much success as planters made Sunbury into a thriving port came from the backcountry of Virginia came from Pennsylvania by way of North Carolina 2. Georgia’s slave code was modeled
  42. physics

    Calculate the distance between the center of the earth and the center of the moon at which the gravitational force exerted by the earth on an object is equal in magnitude to the force exerted by the moon on the object.
  43. physics

    The weight of an object on the moon is one-sixth of its weight on the Earth. The ratio of the kinetic energy of a body on the Earth moving with speed V to that of the same body moving with speed V on the moon is:
  44. PHYSICS

    Ana run in a circular path. The dimension of the circular path is r = 10m , she finished it in 20 seconds. Find his speed, distance, displacement and velocity. 10m east (starting point) and 10 m south (finish point)
  45. WORLD GEOGRAPHY LESSON 2

    the native people of australia are known as the word ayatollah means the worlds leading coffee exporter is the european country sometimes known as the hexagon is which canadian province is primarily french-speaking? the britain of the south is another name
  46. social studies(updated answers)

    2.B 3.C 2. How did global trade most contribute to the colonization of south america? A. competition over shipping lanes B. need for raw materials to make goods C. desire for new trading partners D. resistance to government control of commerce 3. what
  47. Algebra: 8th Grade; Equation Check

    1) A private airplane leaves an airport and flies due south at 192 km/h. Two hours later a jet leaves at the same airport and flies due south at 960 km/h. When will the jet overtake the plane? t = time Equation: 192(t+3) = 960 2)An airplane flew for 4
  48. Physics

    A wheel spins on a horizontal axis, with an angular spped of 140rad/s and with its angular velocity pointing east. Determine the magnitude of the angular velocity after an angular acceleration of 35 rad/s^2, pointing 68 degress west of north, with a time
  49. Physics

    A wheel spins on a horizontal axis, with an angular spped of 140rad/s and with its angular velocity pointing east. Determine the magnitude of the angular velocity after an angular acceleration of 35 rad/s^2, pointing 68 degress west of north, with a time
  50. Physics

    A wheel spins on a horizontal axis, with an angular spped of 140rad/s and with its angular velocity pointing east. Determine the magnitude of the angular velocity after an angular acceleration of 35 rad/s^2, pointing 68 degress west of north, with a time
  51. Geometry/trig

    A plane is flying due south at a speed of 300 mph. The wind is blowing from the west at a speed of 40 mph. Find the resultant speed of the plane and the direction of the plane
  52. History

    US History Crossword Puzzle 1. 9 letters; areas of Mississippi and Alabama characterized by black soil and excellent cotton-growing conditions 2. 13 letters; cotton-producing region of the southern United States How did the Free-Soil Party propose to
  53. Physics

    A 4 kg mass is sliding on a fricitonless surface and explodes into two, 2 kg parts. One moving at 3 m/s due north and the other at 5 m/s 30 degrees north of east. What is the original speed of the mass? Can you please verify if my answer is correct? I used
  54. S.Studies

    What do many political conflicts in South Asia have in common? MY ANSWER: I think that they all have many problems with terroristic attacks, military enforcement, border control and personal freedoms. Many of the countries in South Asia have problems with
  55. English

    Can you check these sentences for me, please? 1)He is a superstar now and he is slamming (a synonym?) on his guitar. 2)He is responsible for the building (?) of Westminster Abbey. 3)He withdrew from Britain to defend Rome against (or from?) a Barbarian
  56. 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
  57. 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
  58. Algebra (Pythagorean Theorem)

    Ahmed has half of a treasure map. which indicates that the treasure is buried in the desert 2x + 6 paces from castle rock. Vanessa has the other half of the map. Her half indicates that to find the treasure one must get to castle rock walk x paces to the
  59. trig

    Find the bearing and airspeed for a plane to fly 630 miles due north in 3 hours if the wind is blowing from a direction of 318* and is blowing at 15mph. Approximate the bearing to the nearest degree and the speed to the nearest mile per hour.
  60. physics

    A soccer ball of mass 450 grams is initially moving horizontally east at 12 m/s. You kick it so that it moves horizontally north at 13 m/s. The collision lasts 0.04 s. Find the magnitude and direction of the average force you apply to the ball. |F| = Angle
  61. Physics

    The value of acceleration due to gravity (g) on a point 10,000 kilometers above sea level is about 1.49 meters/second2. How much will an object, which weighs 98 newtons on the surface of Earth, weigh on this point? The value of acceleration due to gravity
  62. IPC

    The value of acceleration due to gravity (g) on a point 10,000 kilometers above sea level is about 1.49 meters/second2. How much will an object, which weighs 98 newtons on the surface of Earth, weigh on this point? The value of acceleration due to gravity
  63. physics

    A 68 kg man is ice-skating due north with a velocity of 5.6 m/s when he collides with a 42 kg child. The man and child stay together and have a velocity of 3.0 m/s at an angle of 35° north of due east immediately after the collision. What are (a) the
  64. history WWI

    I don't understand this question: US ships were kept out of North Sea (which had mines) put by Britian. Was Wilson being inconsistent? I don't understand, Is the question asking if Wilson was inconsistent about keeping US ships out of North Sea or
  65. physics

    Two arrows are fired horizontally with the same speed of 31.8 m/s. Each arrow has a mass of 0.149 kg. One is fired due east and the other due south. Find the magnitude of the total momentum of the two arrow system in kg-m/s. (Hint: How do you combine
  66. Math

    Cameron is located 2 miles due East of an intersection between two country roads. He decides to walk in a straight line (cross-country) toward a position 3 miles due North of the intersection; it takes Cameron one hour to reach that location. (a) Find
  67. gr 12 physics

    A person standing at the edge of the water and looking out at the ocean/ The height of the person's eyes above water is h=1.6m. and radius of the earth is R=6.38x10^6m How far is it to the horizon. In other words, what is the distance d from the person's
  68. physics

    questoins asked in a physics lesson which i find hard to answer: 1) do all objects have the same acceleration when they fall to earth? explain the answer. 2) what is the difference between weight and mass? any help would be greatly appreciated :)
  69. Physics

    The solar radiation incident on the Earth has a power density of approximately 900W/m2. Find the rms value of the electric field. I know that Erms = Emax/squareroot(2) But how can I pass from W/m^2 to electric field?
  70. geography

    Compare and contrast folded mountains to volcanic mountains. How they are alike? How they are different? i got some of it.. Similarities: Both were probably formed from convergent plate boundaries. Difference: Volcanic Mountains - are mountains that form
  71. PHYSICS

    1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.5-4 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun
  72. Science

    1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.5-4 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun
  73. Physics

    Pa and Oz start walking at the same corner of a field whose south- west is bounded by a straight wall. Pa walks alongside the wall at 5.5 km/h while Oz sets off at 6 km/h along a straight foot path across the field which makes an angle of 50 degrees with
  74. pre-calc

    A ship travels 200km west from port and then 240km due south before it is disabled. Illustrate this in a vector diagram. Usa trigonometry to find the course that a rescue ship must take from port in order to reach the disabled ship. i don't know where to
  75. Vectors?

    Find the ground speed of an airplane with air speed of 480km/hr and heading due east if a wind blowing south has a velocity of 40km/hr. I did this: plane: <480, 0> wind: <0, -40> And added them together to get <480, -40> and then used
  76. Geographyand socity

    1. _______________________ is the science of predicting the weather. (1 point) Climatology Ecology Meterology Botany 2. _______________________ is the condition of the atmosphere at any given location and time. (1 point) Weather Precipitation Climate
  77. applied physics

    an airplane is heading due west at a velocity of 500 miles/hr. There is a cross wind due North at a velocity of 50 miles/hr. find the airplanes velocity relative to the ground (magnitude and direction)
  78. Physics

    Knowing the temperature at the surface of the Earth to be 72 F, find the temperature at the surface of Venus.
  79. English

    Can you please check the following sentences? It is really urgent. Thank you very much. 1) Last summer I went to South Africa with my family. In my opinion, it was the most exciting holiday I have ever had. 2) Actually, South Africa has got a lot of wild
  80. PHYSICS- SCIENCE

    1. It is believed that in the Archeaneon (2.5-4 billion years ago) the sun’s radiative output was 30% less than it is today. (i) What would the temperature of the sun have been at that time? (ii) At what wavelength would the peak emission from the sun
  81. Calc 3

    Suppose you leave home and hike 10 miles due north, then 8 miles in the direction 40° east of north, and then 6 miles due east. (a) How far are you from home? (b) What direction should you hike in order to return home?
  82. Trig/Physics

    Joe walks 5 miles in the direction degrees North of East, and then 10 miles in the direction 20 degrees West of North. (a) How far is Joe from his starting position? (b) In what direction is Joe from his starting position?
  83. Philosophy

    Can someone please check my answers if it is right. Thank you! True/False 1. Rosenstand argues that moral subjectivism is an intuitively sound, "live and let live" kind of moral position that is both appealing and socially cohesive. -FALSE 2. For the
  84. Physics

    In a World Cup soccer match, Juan is running due north toward the goal with a speed of 7.70 relative to the ground. A teammate passes the ball to him. The ball has a speed of 13.3 and is moving in a direction of 30.5 east of north, relative to the ground.
  85. Geology

    Isochron Diagrams Page 14 of 17 On the control part of the graph select the Rb/Sr option. Rember that the Half-life of Rb-87 is 48.8 Billion Years. Note that the scale on the horizontal axis is now 10 times greater than the vertical axis. Move the slider
  86. Pre Calc

    You have recently been promoted and are now a senior pilot with BHS Exprress, providing courteous and timely service to countless cities across the Northeast. In order to arrive in New York City at the scheduled time, you know you must fly at a speed of
  87. physics

    A highway curve forms a section of a circle. A car goes around the curve. Its dashboard compass shows that the car is initially heading due east. After it travels 620. m, it is heading 30.0° south of east. Find the radius of curvature of its path.
  88. 5th grade

    The gravitational force on the moon is one -sixth of what it is on Earth. This means that on the Moon you would weigh one-sixth of what you weigh on Earth. How much would you weigh on the moon.
  89. physicss

    A spring scale being used to measure the weight of an object reads 17.1 N when it is used on earth. The spring stretches 4.40 cm under the load. The same object is weighed on the moon, where gravitational acceleration is 1 /6 g. Find the reading of the
  90. PHYSICS!!!!HELP PLEASE

    A spring scale being used to measure the weight of an object reads 17.1 N when it is used on earth. The spring stretches 4.40 cm under the load. The same object is weighed on the moon, where gravitational acceleration is 1 /6 g. Find the reading of the
  91. PHYSICS *_* HELP PLEASE

    A spring scale being used to measure the weight of an object reads 17.1 N when it is used on earth. The spring stretches 4.40 cm under the load. The same object is weighed on the moon, where gravitational acceleration is 1 6 g. Find the reading of the
  92. physics

    Suppose electrons enter a uniform electric field midway between two plates at an angle ¦È0 to the horizontal, as shown in the figure
  93. Chemistry

    Determine the total number of electrons transferred in the following balanced reaction. 4 MnO4– (aq) + 12 H3O+ (aq) → 4 Mn2+ (aq) + 5 O2 (g) + 18 H2O (g)
  94. chemistry

    Li+Cl=>LiCl ionic bonding atoms valence electrons electron transfer from/ to each atom and ions formed in the product??
  95. physics

    calculate the net charge on a substance consisting of a combination of 2.6e13 protons and 6.0e13 electrons. answer in units of C.
  96. Chemistry

    How do I calculate the wavelength of the emission line when electrons drop from the 4th to the 3rd energy level in the hydrogen atom?
  97. physic

    if the beam current in a particular TV is 50 micro A and the charge on a single electron is 1.6x10^-19 C. how many electrons hit the face of the picture tube in one second?
  98. physics

    The potential difference applied to an X-ray tube is 5 kV and the current through it is 3.2 mA. Then the number of electrons striking the target per second and speed at which they strike?
  99. science

    if electrons are caused to fall through a potential difference of 100000 volt,determine their final speed if they were initially at rest.
  100. chemistry

    For the oxidation- reduction reaction equation given here, 2Na+S -> Na2S indicate how many electrons are transferred in the formation of one formula unit of produce.