Newest questions and responses by ALISON
  1. probability

    Consider a Bernoulli process with parameter p=1/3. Let T1 be the time of the first success and let T1+T2 be the time of the second success. We are told that the results of the two slots that follow the first success are failures, so that XT1+1=XT1+2=0.

    asked on November 26, 2018
  2. probability

    Marie distributes toys for toddlers. She makes visits to households and gives away one toy only on visits for which the door is answered and a toddler is in residence. On any visit, the probability of the door being answered is 3/4, and the probability

    asked on November 24, 2018
  3. probability

    Consider an image, in which every pixel takes a value of 1, with probability q, and a value 0, with probability 1−q, where q is the realized value of a random variable Q which is distributed uniformly over the interval [0,1]. The realized value q is the

    asked on November 16, 2018
  4. Physics

    Rank the magnitude of the change in momentum of a ball from largest to smallest in the following situations: a) The ball is moving with constant velocity, hits a wall, and stops moving. b) The ball is moving with constant velocity, hits a wall, and bounces

    asked on October 12, 2018
  5. physics

    A skateboarder travels on a horizontal surface with an initial velocity of 4.4 m/s toward the south and a constant acceleration of 2.0 m/s2 toward the east. Let the x direction be eastward and the y direction be northward, and let the skateboarder be at

    asked on September 29, 2018
  6. Social Studies

    What were some reasons for the French and Indian war?

    asked on September 4, 2018
  7. English

    Fill in the blanks The customer paid by .... f9r his new ..... suit

    asked on November 6, 2017
  8. Algebra

    Write as an equivalent absolute value equation. x-4=4x-5 or x-4=-(4x-5)

    asked on September 17, 2017
  9. Algebra

    A jet plane traveling at 550 mph overtakes a propeller plane traveling at 150 mph that had a 22​-hour head start. How far from the starting point are the​ planes? The planes are ____ miles from the starting point.

    asked on September 17, 2017
  10. Algebra

    A stack of $20, $50, and $100 was retrieved as part of a police investigation. There were 36 more $50 bills than $100 bills. Also, the number of $20 bills was 8 times the number of $100 bills. If the total value of the money was $9240, find the number of

    asked on September 17, 2017
  11. Math

    Write an absolute value equation representing all numbers x whose distance from 0 is 17 units.

    asked on September 15, 2017
  12. Math

    Rewrite each expression using the distributive property. 1.(12 x w) + (11 x n) 2.(42 x c) + (47 x e)

    asked on August 24, 2017
  13. Physics

    If a ball is rolling down an inclined ramp straight, will the change in position be squared for every passing second or would it just be multiplied by two? I'm not sure if this makes sense so here's what I mean in an example for the change in position will

    asked on December 3, 2016
  14. ** Math - PLEASE help!!

    Find all real zeros of the function: f(x)=-2x(x^-16)(x-3) I appreciate all help. Thank you.

    asked on November 9, 2016

    Suppose that a household's monthly water bill (in dollars) is a linear function of the amount of water the household uses (in hundreds of cubic feet, HCF). When graphed, the function gives a line with a slope of 1.75. If the monthly bill fro 24 HCF is

    asked on November 9, 2016
  16. Government

    1. The main purpose of a legislature, whether it be the Indiana General Assembly or the US Congress, is to MAKE laws. True False 2. Indiana's two US Senators are Richard Lugar (R) and Dan Coats (R) True False 3. Currently in the US House of

    asked on July 4, 2016
  17. Math

    a carpenter divides a board that is 3.5 inches wide into 4 pieces of equal widthby cutting 3 places. if the width of her saw blade is 1/8 inch, what is the finished width of each piece? What percent of the board length is actullay used?

    asked on May 11, 2016
  18. chemistry

    HF hydrolyzes according to the following equation: HF(aq)+H2O(l) H3O+(aq)+F-(aq) When 0.0300 mol of HF dissolves in 1.0 L of water, the solution quickly ionizes to reach equilibrium. At equilibrium, the remaining [HF]=0.0270 M. a.) How many moles of HF

    asked on May 1, 2016
  19. Algebra

    john is three times as old as Greg, and Greg is half the age of Bob, Steve is two times the age of John and Bob combined. if Steve's age is 60, how old is Greg's older cousin Jane, who is two years older than Greg?

    asked on April 14, 2016

    Part A: Maria rented a coat at $285 for 3 days. If she rents the same coat for 6 days, she has to pay a total rent of $510. Write an equation in the standard form to represent the total rent (y) that Maria has to pay for renting the coat for x days. Part

    asked on October 30, 2015
  21. Maths, Life Science, Geography, Business Studies

    What career opportunities are open for me regarding the above subjects?

    asked on February 6, 2015
  22. Kate

    Jay, Kay, Ray found themselves far apart for lunch while working in a field. Jay could see Kay, then turned 75 degrees and see Ray. Kay could see Ray, then turn 51 degrees and see Jay. Ray could see jay, then turn 54 degrees and see Kay. Which two were the

    asked on January 27, 2015
  23. Geometry

    Jay, Kay, Ray found themselves far apart for lunch while working in a field. Jay could see Kay, then turned 75 degrees and see Ray. Kay could see Ray, then turn 51 degrees and see Jay. Ray could see jay, then turn 54 degrees and see Kay. Which two were the

    asked on January 26, 2015
  24. ELA

    How are litotes different from understatement, but also related to it?

    asked on December 4, 2014
  25. Science

    Write the half reactions and the balanced equation for the galvanic cell Hg(ℓ)| Hg2(+2)(aq)|| MnO(−4)(aq), Mn2 (aq), H(+)(aq)| Pt(s). What is the smallest possible integer coefficient of Mn(2+)(aq) in the combined balanced equation?

    asked on November 15, 2014
  26. chemestry

    what is the electron configuration of lithium after making an octet

    asked on September 29, 2014
  27. Math

    200 oranges were purchased for $53.40. How much would 100 oranges have cost?

    asked on September 21, 2014
  28. Force of Gravity

    How far from Earth's surface would you have to travel to be 1/4 your weight. Give your answer in Earth radii. I know you have to travel twice the distance or 1 Earth radii... I just don't know how to mathematically show it. Please help.

    asked on September 11, 2014
  29. Math

    .037x.15 0.00555

    asked on August 27, 2014
  30. Math

    estimate 6.9 x 3.67 2.800

    asked on August 27, 2014
  31. math

    estimate 6.9 x3.67 25.323

    asked on August 27, 2014
  32. Math

    You have 17fourths of pizza. Show with math or pictures how many pizza you have. 4 pizzas with 1 slice left. 4

    asked on August 27, 2014
  33. chemistry

    35.6 g of Zn reacts with 87.1 g of Br to produce ZnBr2, the only product, with no reactant left over. How much ZnBr2 could be formed by reacting 156 g of Br? 1. 538 g 2. 45.4 g 3. 382 g 4. 220 g 5. 0.0156 g 6. 0.00262 g

    asked on August 27, 2014
  34. ALgebra

    A theatre production company donated free tickets for their show to the local Boys & Girls club. They claimed that the ticket value was $306. A child's ticket cost $5.25 and an adult ticket cost $9.75. If there were three times as many children's tickets

    asked on June 12, 2014
  35. chemistry

    Is it possible to identify a metal in a fragment if you only know the specific heat?

    asked on May 18, 2014
  36. chemistry

    If 15.0 mL of a 1.5M HCl solution at 22.5 degrees C is mixed with 25.0mL of a 1.5M NaOH solution at 21.5 degrees C that is in a calorimeter, and the final mixed solution temperature ends up at 28.5 degrees C, 1.)what is the balanced equation for this

    asked on April 13, 2014
  37. math

    Since the car rents for $22.50 per day and you are charged $.15 per mile, how many miles could you drive and not spend over $50.00

    asked on April 9, 2014
  38. math

    find the value for (m) that makes each number sentence true a. 2/3 x 4/5 x m =1/3 b. 4/5 x 2/3 x m =1/3 c.2/3 x 4/5 = 1/3 / m

    asked on February 6, 2014
  39. math

    Kalin walks at a steady rate of 3 2/3miles per hour. The beach is 4 1/4 miles from his home. How long will it take Kalin to walk from his home to the beach and back to his home?

    asked on February 6, 2014
  40. Physics

    A swimmer wants to cross a river, from point A to point B, as shown in the figure. The distance d1 (from A to C) is 200 m, the distance d2 (from C to B) is 132 m, and the speed of the current in the river is 1.0 m/s. Suppose that the swimmer's velocity

    asked on February 1, 2014
  41. Precalc

    solve the equation: log base 10 of x - log base 10 of (7-4x)=2 Please help i have been stuck on this for awhile!

    asked on November 26, 2013
  42. Math

    Which is an equation of the line that passed through ( 2,-5 ) and ( 6,3 ). A. Y= 1/2X - 6 B. Y= 1/2X C. Y= 2X + 12 D. Y= 2X - 9

    asked on November 3, 2013
  43. Physics

    two identical brass balls mounted on wooden posts initially have different amounts of charge, one plus 3 uC and the other plus 15 uC. The balls are allowed to touch and then separate again. What is the final charge on each ball?

    asked on October 26, 2013
  44. PHYSICS!!

    I've tried this problem again and again using conservation of momentum and energy but I am not having any luck: A ball of mass 0.300kg that is moving with a speed of 8.0m/s collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Immediately

    asked on October 11, 2013
  45. physics

    After 10.3 s, a jogger’s displacement is 360 m. What is the average velocity in m/s? Answer in units of m/s part 2 What is the average velocity in km/h? Answer in units of km/h

    asked on October 1, 2013
  46. Physics

    If Joe rides south on his bicycle in a straight line for 29 min with an average speed of 14.8 km/h, how far has he ridden? Answer in units of km

    asked on October 1, 2013
  47. Physics

    How much time would Simpson save by in- creasing his average velocity to 65.8 km/h to the east? Answer in units of min

    asked on October 1, 2013
  48. physics

    Simpson drives his car with an average veloc- ity of 49.7 km/h to the east. How long will it take him to drive 150 km on a straight highway? Answer in units of h

    asked on October 1, 2013
  49. Physics

    A car makes a 288 km trip at an average speed of 31.3 km/h. A second car starting 1 h later arrives at their mutual destination at the same time. What was the average speed of the second car for the period that it was in motion? Answer in units of km/h

    asked on October 1, 2013
  50. Physics

    A 2000kg car rounds a curve of 65m banked at an angle of 11∘ How much friction force will be required? I know how to find frictional force on a normal flat surface but I don't know how to apply it with a curve. Any help with work would be great!

    asked on September 27, 2013
  51. Calculus

    Consider the indefinite integral (6x^3+3x^2-19x-10)/(x^2-4)dx Then the integrand decomposes in the form ax + b + (c/(x-2)) + (d/(x+2) I found b and c to equal 3 and d to equal 2, but I'm having trouble finding A and finding the final integration by

    asked on September 27, 2013
  52. Physics

    A car rounds a curve with a radius of 25 m at a speed 30 m/s. What is the centripetal acceleration of the car?

    asked on September 22, 2013
  53. physics

    A stone is dropped from the roof of a building; 1.60s after that, a second stone is thrown straight down with an initial speed of 26.0m/s , and the two stones land at the same time. part a. How long did it take the first stone to reach the ground? part

    asked on September 6, 2013
  54. Physics

    A herd of wildebeests led by Roger is charging down the hall on the way to lunch. They start out at 10 m/s and accelerate at a constant rate for 5.35 s to reach 34 m/s by the time they reach the stairs. How quickly did Roger's velocity change?

    asked on June 17, 2013
  55. Physics

    During a head on car crash, the car is designed to slow down as its front end crumples. If a person can survive an acceleration of -33 m/s how far must the front end crumple if the car was initially traveling at 28 m/s?

    asked on June 17, 2013
  56. Calculus

    Given that f(x)=x^8h(x): h(−1)=5 hŒ(−1)=8 Calculate fŒ(−1)?

    asked on June 12, 2013
  57. physics

    Sara walks at 1.50 m/s. She notices Emily is standing at the coffee shop ahead so she accelerates at 1.55 m/s ^2. How far is emily ?

    asked on March 4, 2013
  58. Chemistry

    An electrolytic tin-coating process gives the coating 30 millionths of an inch thick. How many square meters can be coated with one kilogram, density 7.30 g/cm^3?

    asked on February 28, 2013
  59. math

    A model of a boat is 1 3/8 feet long. How long is the model of a ship that is 3 times as long, I'd the models are made to the same scale?

    asked on February 11, 2013
  60. Math

    Weatherwise is a magazine published by the American Meteorological Society. One issue gives a rating system used to classify Nor'easter storms that frequently hit New England and can cause much damage near the ocean. A severe storm has an average peak wave

    asked on December 23, 2012
  61. Math

    A friend claims that the average length of trout caught in this lake is 19 inches. To test this claim we find that a sample of 13 trout has a mean length of 18.1 inches with a sample standard deviation of 3.3 inches. The population standard deviation is

    asked on December 22, 2012
  62. Math

    Let x be a random variable representing the monthly cost of joining a gym. We may assume that x has a normal distribution and that the population standard deviation is $5.20. A fitness magazine advertises that the mean monthly cost of joining a gym is $35.

    asked on December 22, 2012
  63. Statistics

    An economist found that a random sample of 42 high school teachers had an average annual salary of $56,490. A previous study showed that the population standard deviation is $4150. Find the 99% confidence interval for µ, the average annual salary of all

    asked on December 17, 2012
  64. Microsoft word,excel

    The insert chart feature does not allow you to do what to a chart?

    asked on November 26, 2012
  65. Calc

    It is noon. A secret agent is driving a jeep through the desert in the tiny principality of Alta Loma. He is 32km from the nearest point on a straight, paved road. Down the road 16km is a power plant in which a band of international terrorists has placed a

    asked on October 20, 2012

    If trypsin and chymotrypsin become activated within the pancreas and then are released in their active forms into the bloodstream, why would this represent a potentially life-threatening situation?

    asked on July 31, 2012
  67. Physio help please

    why might an endurance athlete wish to increase his or hematocrit?

    asked on July 9, 2012
  68. Physiology-help please:(

    A child is brought to the speech therapist because she does not pronounce high-pitched sounds (like "s"). Name the sensory organ that is most likely the problem and what area of the organ is being affected? She also experiences extreme dizziness and loss

    asked on July 9, 2012
  69. calc

    The wheels are connected BT a belt. One wheel has a radius of 10inches and is rotating 40rpm. If the other wheel has a radius of 6inches, what is its angular velocity? Is 200rev/3min correct?

    asked on April 28, 2012
  70. calc

    1)Convert 1/20 of a circle to both degrees and radians. All I have is 9/180 is what I come up with. 2) what fraction of a circle does 3pi/4 represent? Is 1/4 correct? 3) a ferries wheel has cars which move at 1.5mph. If the diameter of the wheel is 600 ft,

    asked on April 28, 2012
  71. Finance

    Brand Advertising is offered a 3/10 net 40 trade discount by its supplier. In the past Brand has been able to ger away with paying for supplies on credit in 60 days. Since it doesn't have money on hand to take advantage of the discount, it tries to

    asked on April 14, 2012
  72. Chemistry

    A rxn has delta H ^0 rxn=-112kj and delta S^0 rxn =354 J/K. at what temp is the change in entropy for the rxn equal to the change in entropy for the surroundings?

    asked on April 12, 2012
  73. Chemistry

    Write balanced net ionic equAtions. D) zinc chloride and excess ammonia E) cupric phosphate and lots of ammonia A) ammonia and excess zinc sulfate

    asked on April 8, 2012
  74. CHEM

    a 250.0ml buffer solution is 0.250M in ascetic acid and 0.250M in sodium acetate. B). What is pH after addition of 0.0050mol of HCl? C). What is pH after addition of 0.0050mol of NaOH?

    asked on March 28, 2012
  75. Chem

    Find pH. A) 0.10M Zn(OH)4^-2 F) Zn(OH)2 in 0.010M ZnCl2 Q) 0.010 M Zn(NH3)4^+2 hint: fined [NH3] then kb for OH^- Im having trouble with these can someone help me.

    asked on March 25, 2012
  76. Chemistry!!!

    Consider a solution that is 0.022 M in Fe2+ and 0.014 M in Mg+2. A). If potassium carbonate is used to selectively precipitate one of the cations while leaving the other on solution, which cation will precipitate first? What minimum concentration of K2CO3

    asked on March 21, 2012
  77. Chem!!!:/

    Determine whether of not each compound will be more soluble in acidic soln than in pure water. Explain. A). Hg2Br2 B). Mg(OH)2 C). CaCO3 D). AgI I think acid, neutral,acid,neutral ??? Help please!:) thAnks

    asked on March 19, 2012
  78. precalc!!!!!

    I have to prove this: (a^3-b^3)= (a-b)(a^2+ab+b^2) How do I use long division to get (a^2+ab+b^2). I'm given..... 1). (a^3-b^3)/ (a-b) I cant get that answer. Help?

    asked on March 19, 2012
  79. precalc!!!!!

    Use long division : (a^3-b^3)/ (a-b)

    asked on March 18, 2012
  80. help chem!:/

    a) Calc. PH of 0.010 M HF and 0.030 M KF e) calc. PH Zn(OH)2 in wAter

    asked on March 15, 2012
  81. Chemistry

    1.CALCULATE pH of 1.0 L 0.010 M ascetic acid and 0.50 L 0.010 M NaOH. 2. Calculate pH of 1.0 L 0.010 M NaOH and 0.500 L 0.010M HCl Buffer help?

    asked on March 15, 2012
  82. ChemB

    CALCULATE PH OF THE SOLUTION THAT RESULTS FROM EACH SOLUTION A) 150.0mL OF 0.25M HF WITH 225.0 mL OF 0.30M NaF Help please, these buffer questions are confusing.

    asked on March 12, 2012
  83. ChemB

    A forming acid solution has a pH of 3.25. Which of these substances will raise the pH of the solution upon addition? Explain. A) HCl B) NaBr C) NaCHO2 D) KCl

    asked on March 12, 2012
  84. CHEMISTRY!!!=0

    Determine pH of each solution: 0.20 M KI i don't know how you know if you use.. K+H2O->KOH + H or... I- +H2O--> HIO +H Im thinking this one... I- + H2O --> HIO + H 0.20M--------------------0-----------0 0.20-x------------------x-------------x there is a Ka

    asked on March 1, 2012
  85. CHEMISTRY!!!=0

    Determine pH of each solution: b) 0.20 M CH3NH3I I did.... CH3NH3^+ +H2O -> CH3NH2 + H3O^+ 0.20 ---------------0--------------0 0.20-x--------------x------------x so i got... ? =x^2/0.20-x i looked up in the back of the book and found the Kb of CH3NH2 to

    asked on March 1, 2012
  86. CHEMISTRY!!!=0

    Determine the pH of each solution: (a) 0.10 M NH4Cl can someone show me how to do this one so i have the idea of how to do the rest. thanks!

    asked on March 1, 2012
  87. Chemistry

    Determine the Concentration of OH^-1 and pH of a solution that is 0.140 M F^-1. I did F- +H20 ---> HF + H20 but idk what to solve from there....

    asked on February 28, 2012
  88. Last Chemistry Question!

    How do you Convert from Moles to Liters? Man i hate not understanding test prep material!

    asked on February 19, 2012
  89. Chemistry

    How many particles are in .169 moles of Potassium Sulfide?! What is the percent composition of sulfer in that same prolem?!

    asked on February 19, 2012
  90. Chemistry

    How many moles are in 12.0 grams of Potassium Sulfide?

    asked on February 19, 2012
  91. Science n math

    What is the molecular geometry n the electron domain for HCN

    asked on February 15, 2012
  92. Math

    An inner tube for a bicycle has a diameter of 2 inches and measures about 82 inches along its circumference. What formula would you use to determine the numbers of cubic inches of air the inner tube can hold

    asked on February 2, 2012
  93. Math

    An inner tube for a bicycle has a diameter of 2 inches and measures about 82 inches along its circumference. What formula would you use to determine the numbers of cubic inches of air the inner tube can hold

    asked on February 2, 2012
  94. Chemistry


    asked on January 22, 2012
  95. Chemistry

    An 8.00 mass % aqueous solution of ammonia has a density of 0.9651g/ml. Calculate the molality, molarity, and mole fraction of NH3. This question seems simple but I cannot seem to remember how to do this. Help please?

    asked on December 14, 2011
  96. chem

    An industrial chemist is studying smAll organic compounds for their potential use as an auto antifreeze. When 0.243g of a compound is dissolved in 25.0 ml of water, the freezing point is -0.201 degree celcius. (A) Calculate the molar mass of compound

    asked on December 14, 2011
  97. trig

    How do i solve this equation over the interval [0degrees,360) cot(theta)+2csc(theta)=5

    asked on December 10, 2011
  98. math (taylor polynomials)

    Find the degree 3 Taylor polynomial T3(x) of the function f(x)=(7x+50)4/3 at a=2 Find the second-degree Taylor polynomial for f(x)=4x2−7x+6 about x=0 thank you! (:

    asked on November 30, 2011
  99. Math (linear approximation)

    Find a linear approximation of the function f(x)=(1+x)^(1/4) at a=1, and use it to approximate the numbers (.95)^(1/4) and (1.1)^(1/4). Round your answers to the nearest thousandth Cheers in advance!

    asked on November 29, 2011
  100. CHEM

    Compare the value you obtained from average bond energies: (260Kj) to the actual standard enthalpy of formation of gaseous benzene, 82.9 kj. What does the difference between these two values tell you about the stability of benzene?

    asked on November 8, 2011


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