1. home economics

    what is the philsophy of home economics education? Wouldn't this vary with time, culture, and many other factors? And from school to school? I remember in the 1950's at the University...most subjects were taboo for women to take, such as engineering,
  2. Physics I for College

    a rope that makes an angle of 30 degrees with the horizontal drags a crate along the floor. what must be the tension in the rope if a horizontal force of 40N is needed to drag the crate? please help me. i really didn't understand what my professor told me.
  3. Physics- drwls please check

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  4. science

    the brains of left handers may be more sensitive to drugs, says a Swiss researcher, that may be why more people are right handed. Peter Irwin of the chemical firm Sandoz limited, in Basel, gave 88 subjects 12 different drugs, the used electroencephalograms
  5. English

    Can you please check these sentences for me, please? I rephrased the beginning of "The talented Mr Ripley". 1)The scene is set at the seaside on a small motor boat. Dickie, the son of a millionaire, is excited at the idea of going for a ride offshore. 2)
  6. physics

    A 2.5 kg block of ice at a temperature of 0.0 degrees Celcius and an initial speed of 5.7 m/s slides across a level floor. If 3.3 x 10^5 J are required to melt 1.0 kg of ice, how much ice melts, assuming that the initial kinetic energy of the ice block is
  7. Englisg

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  8. physics/math

    Joe is a former basketball player who is now a work-out junkie, and especially loves to do push-ups. He was a good athlete, but not so good at science in school, especally not good in Physics. He wants you, yes you, to calculate how much work he does, in
  9. Chemistry (urgent)

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  10. History

    Public Arena Description of Jim Crow Laws transportation Waiting rooms, ticket windows, and seating areas were segregated by race. education Schools and public libraries were segregated by race; teachers who taught in integrated (nonsegregated) classrooms
  11. physics

    The human brain consumes about 23.7 W of power under normal conditions, though more power may be required during exams. How long can one candy bar (332 Calories per bar) power the normally functioning brain? (Note: The nutritional Calorie is equivalent to
  12. Business English - WRiting to build goodwill

    Can someone double check my answers? 1. Which way of askin for action carries the highest level of politeness? A. a polite order B. an indirect request c. a question d. an order answer is: c. a question 2. Which of the following statements most effectively
  13. Physics

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  14. Environmental science

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  15. please revise

    Historically, African-American women have enjoyed the skeptical benefits of the few of beliefs of womanhood (Davis 1983). African-American women are in the general sense; the only women in America, who is almost unknown, thus, the only insight of African
  16. Science

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  17. Physics

    Hello, I'm totally lost on how to solve this physics problem. Where/how do I insert the variables?? "Light travels from one material with a refractive index (n1=1.5) to another material with refractive index (n2=1.7). If it strikes the surface at a 45°
  18. Physics

    Barky the physics dog is able to leap at a speed of 200 m/s at an angle of 35 degrees, a) What is the maximum horizontal distance Barky can leap? b) If Barky wanted to double his horizontal distance without changing his velocity or angle, from what height
  19. Physics

    i saw this question from physics book, can someone please help me solve this.. thank you.. A man pulls a 500 Newton block up a plane inclined 300 with the horizontal with a force of 300 Newton parallel to the plane. What net force tends to pull the block
  20. Physics -please help

    This is for my earth science class I have not had physics- If a person pulls on a cart to the right with a force of 10 N and a second person pulls to the left with a force of 3 N, what is the net force(+direction)on the cart? I came up with 130 N downward
  21. Educational technology

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  22. LA CHECK 2

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  23. Physics

    For a question in physics... I was told to draw a graph of vertical displacement, y, versus time, t, in 2sec increments from 0 to 1.8. What was given to me was: v_yo_= +10m/s v_xo_= +5m/s a_y_ = -10m/s^2 So I used the formula: y=vo+1/2at^2 I drew the
  24. U.S.History

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  25. Grammar

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  26. Physics / Astronomy

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  27. Physics

    A thickness planer is a machine that uses a rotating blade to shave a thin layer of wood off the top of the surface. While operating, a piece of wood is inserted such that it causes the machine to struggle and slow down due to resistance of the lumber.
  28. Physics

    In a physics experiment, 250g of water is placed in a 50g calorimeter cup made of aluminum when both are at 15C. Steam at 100C is completely absorbed by passing it through the water, raising the temperature of water and cup to 45C. Find the mass of steam
  29. Physics

    In a physics experiment, 250g of water is placed in a 50g calorimeter cup made of aluminum when both are at 15C. Steam at 100C is completely absorbed by passing it through the water, raising the temperature of water and cup to 45C. Find the mass of steam
  30. please help me paraphrase

    "The truth is that the reader is always right. Chances are, if something you’re reading doesn’t make sense, it’s not your fault—it’s the writer’s. And if something you write doesn’t get your point across, it’s probably not the reader’s
  31. need HELPwith 2 questions!!

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  32. Econ(again)

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  33. History

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  34. math,algebra

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  35. Physics repost

    A wave traveling in the +x direction has an amplitude of 0.45 m, a speed of 6.1 m/s, and a frequency of 16 Hz. Write the equation of the wave in the form given by either Equation 16.3 or 16.4. (Answer in terms of t and x. Assume standard units.) For
  36. Comments please? what is your opinion? History

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  37. Social Studies

    The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were shipping tobacco
  38. how do u say

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  39. Physics

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  40. English

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  41. Business Communications

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  42. chem+Acid-Base Reactions

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  43. American Government

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  44. Probability

    48% of the students in the school are female and the probability of taking of physics is independent of the gender of the student, what is the probability that a student chosen at random is both a female and taking physics?
  45. Chem+ASAP+2 fill in the blank questions+ASAP!!!

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  46. reading/english

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  47. Physics

    The projectile’s mass is not needed.  The projectile must be launched on the horizontal plane.  The earth drops 8 inches for every mile traveled.  The acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 meters per second squared.  Ignore air resistance. You
  48. Physics

    The human brain consumes about 21.3 W of power under normal conditions. (More power may be required during exams...) How long can a candy bar (299 Calories) power the normally functioning brain? Note: The nutritional Calorie is equivalent to 1000 calories,
  49. english

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  50. history

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  51. US History

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  52. Calculus. please helppp!!

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  53. Spanish: check answers

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  54. English

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  55. Physics

    Mark's physics book is on the desk. Mark pushes horizontally (from the side) on the book, but the book does not move. Which force diagram represents the force on the physics book? You may neglect air resistance. a) A box with two arrows, one pointing up
  56. physics

    In the physics equation F=qE, where E is the electric field, q is the charge, and F is the force that the electric field exerts on this charge, does the charge, q, by itself have a direction associated with it? Why or why not?
  57. Chemistry

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  58. Physics Please COULD SOMEONE HELP ME ASAP PLZ

    When an object is placed 55.0cm from a certain converging lens, it forms a real image. When the object is moved to 45.0cm from the lens, the image moves 6.00 cm farther from the lens. Find the focal length of this lens? Please someone help me out I tried
  59. Physics

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  60. English

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  61. physics

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  62. chemistry

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  63. physics

    A) A ball is thrown vertically upward with a speed of 27.6 m/s from a height of 1.9 m. How long does it take to reach its highest point? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2. Answer in units of s B) How long does the ball take to hit the ground after
  64. Physics repost please check

    Good morning. This is a repost. The system is telling me my calculations is incorrect. I thought a fresh pair of eyes would help. Please tell me what I am doing wrong. Suppose a monatomic ideal gas is contained within a vertical cylinder that is fitted
  65. physics

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  66. English

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  67. English

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  68. Physics/Math

    A single force acts on a 5.0 kg particle-like object in such a way that the position of the object as a function of time is given by x = 3.0t - 4.0t 2 + 1.0t 3, with x in meters and t in seconds. Find the work done on the object by the force from t = 0 to
  69. Physics please clarify

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  70. Science

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  71. CRJ303-Statistics question

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  72. Accident Investigation: Law+Physics

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  74. physics

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  75. Statistics

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  76. Calculus - Math

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  77. social stuides

    The leaders of the Virginia Company recruited more settlers and reorganized the colony. They allowed the new settlers to own land. Those settlers began to grow tobacco, a crop they learned about from the Indians. By 1612, Virginians were shipping tobacco
  78. science

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  79. Chemistry

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  80. journalism

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  81. physics

    A scuba diver has an air tank with a volume of 0.010 m^3. The air in the tank is initially at a pressure of 1.0x10^7 Pa. Assume that the diver breathes 0.400 L/s of air. Find how long the tank will last at a depth of each of the following. (a) 1.0 m min
  82. physics

    A scuba diver has an air tank with a volume of 0.010 m^3. The air in the tank is initially at a pressure of 1.0x10^7 Pa. Assume that the diver breathes 0.400 L/s of air. Find how long the tank will last at a depth of each of the following. (a) 1.0 m min
  83. Physics-please check-this can't be right

    I asked about a golf ball hit at a 35 degree angle and the hole was 175 m away. What was speed of ball. I got a response, and it follows with my response. I'm not doing something right, can you help, please.Physics - drwls, Saturday, October 9, 2010 at
  84. Algebra

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  85. physics

    A 750-N physics student carries a 4.0 meter board, uniform in shape, and 190 newtons in weight to our swimming pool. The student then places the board on the deck and next to the pool in such a way so 1.5 meters of the board extends out over the edge of
  86. research writing as a process

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  87. Managerial Accounting

    John has invested in a machine that cost $70,000, that has a useful life of seven years, and that has no salvage value at the end of its useful life. The machine is being depreciated by the straight-line method, based on its useful life. It will have a
  88. Math

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  89. English

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  90. Physics

    A block attached to a spring with unknown spring constant oscillates with a period of 7.0 s. Parts a to d are independent questions, each referring to the initial situation. What is the period if... The mass is doubled? The mass is halved? The amplitude is
  91. Lauguage arts and History

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  92. physics

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  93. World history; Check:P

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  94. physics

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  95. Enviro Science

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  96. ALGEBRA

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  97. physics

    In Physics, it is important to use mathemat- ical approximations. For instance, in a small angle approximation, tan α ∼ sin α . Find the largest angle α for which the dif- ference of sin α − tan α is less than 3.52% of
  98. world history

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  99. english

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  100. physics

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