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  1. Math

    You are driving 2760 miles across the country during the first 3 days of your trip you drive 1380 miles. If you continue to drive at the same write each day, how many days will the entire trip take?

    asked on December 3, 2017
  2. Math

    I flipped the fraction and multiplied it by both sides... then got confused on the nine. The answer is 16. What am I doing wrong? 7/8x -9 = 5

    asked on November 28, 2017
  3. Physics

    A positive charge magnitude q1=35.5 nc is located at origin. A negative charge q2= -4.5 nc is located on positive x axis at p= 16cm from origin. Calculate the location on the x axis in cm where electric field is zero. So far I know we set the eqns equal to

    asked on January 31, 2017
  4. Algebra

    The product of two numbers, A and B is 840. THe difference of two numbers, A and C is 816. GIven that C is the greatest number and B is the smallest 2-digit even number, find the values of A, B, and C?

    asked on June 29, 2016
  5. Physics

    A block of ice at 0 degrees C, whose mass is initially 40.0 kg, slides along a horizontal surface, starting at a speed of 5.26 m/s and finally coming to rest after traveling 22.5 m. Compute the mass of ice melted (in grams) as a result of friction between

    asked on September 24, 2013
  6. Physics

    A cylindrical copper rod of length 1.20 m and cross-sectional area 5.60 cm^2 is insulated to prevent heat loss through its surface. The ends are maintained at a temperature difference of 100 degrees C by having one end in a water-ice mixture and the other

    asked on September 23, 2013
  7. science

    My apology. I posted the previous question in correctly. Here is the question again: To bring 100cc of water from 20C to 75C, in 1min 25 sec, with 650Watt of energy input, what is the temperature required?

    asked on November 15, 2012
  8. Science

    if 500Watt of energy is supplied, how long does it take to heat up 100 cc of water from 20C to 75C? Thank you for your assistance,

    asked on November 15, 2012
  9. Physics

    I need a step by step visual of how to do this question: A uniform horizontal beam 5.00m long and weighing 3.00x10^2 N is attached to a wall by a pin connection that allows the beam to rotate. Its far end is supported by a cable that makes an angle of 53

    asked on October 24, 2012
  10. Physics

    A uniform ladder 10.0m long and weighing 50.0N rests against a smooth vertical wall. If the ladder is just on the verge of slipping when it makes a 50 degree angle with the ground, find the coefficient of static friction between the ladder and ground.

    asked on October 24, 2012
  11. statistics - please help

    A researcher wishes to be 95% confident that her estimate of the population proportion of individuals who travel overseas is within 4% of the true proportion. Find the sample size necessary. In a prior study, a sample of 200 people showed that 80 traveled

    asked on May 9, 2012
  12. statistics

    according to data from the american medical association, 10% of us are left handed. If three people, are randomly selected find the probability that they are all left handed. If groups of 50 people are randomly selected, what is the mean and stadard

    asked on May 8, 2012
  13. statistics

    The winning times (in seconds) of women in the 100-meter dash for consecutive summer Olympic games are listed below. Assume that the times are sample data from a larger population: 11.07 11.08 11.06 10.97 10.54 10.82 10.94 10.75 10.93

    asked on May 8, 2012
  14. Heat Production (Animal Phy)

    Assume that an animal consumes 200 ml of O2 in the course of metabolizing 250 mg of food. Determine the probable kind of food the animal has metabolized. How much heat has been produced? I determined the food type by dividing 200 by 250 to get 0.8 ml

    asked on January 19, 2012
  15. Physics

    The brakes on your automobile are capable of slowing down your car at a rate of 4.2 m/s^2. a) If you are going 145 km/h and suddenly see a state trooper, what is the minimum time in which you can get your car under the 90 km/h speed limit? b) Graph x vs. t

    asked on June 14, 2011
  16. Calc. Help Please.

    Find the value of the definite integral using sums, not antiderivatives: int= integral sign int((x + 2)/(x^(3/2)),x= 16..25)dx Please help... even just showing me how to get started would be greatly appreciated.

    asked on April 5, 2011
  17. Calc.

    Find the value of the definite integral using sums, not antiderivatives: int= integral sign int((x + 2)/(x^(3/2)),x= 16..25)dx Please help.

    asked on April 5, 2011
  18. CALC HELP ASAP

    suppose you need to construct a cone who surface area is 100 sq in. (A= pi*r*(sqrt( r^2+h^2), this is the amount of carboard needed to construct the cone. find values of r and h that will maximize the volume of the cone (V= (pi/3)r^2h Please help.

    asked on December 17, 2010
  19. Calculus

    The manager of a weekend flea market knows from past experience that if he charges x dollars for a rental space at the market, then the number y of spaces he can rent is given by the equation y= 200-4x. Is this correct? Slope represents the relationship

    asked on September 20, 2010
  20. algebra

    find the equation for the line that passes through the point (-5,-1) and that os parallel to the line with the equation -x+2y=5

    asked on July 7, 2010
  21. math

    If a right triangle has a base of 4 inches and a height of 3 inches, make an equivilant triangle with a base of 17 inches. Can someone explain how to figure this answer?

    asked on January 26, 2010
  22. healthcare financial

    ratio analysis

    asked on November 20, 2009
  23. Stats HELP PLEASE

    The game of Yahtzee is played with five fair six-sided dice. A turn consists of rolling all five dice, selecting the ones you want to keep, re-rolling the rest, and then doing this one more time, if necessary. You need to match certain conditions in order

    asked on October 28, 2009
  24. Stats Anyone?

    The first-year retention rate is the percentage of entering freshman at a given college who return to that same college for their sophomore year. Many colleges use the first-year retention rate as one measure of their quality. Suppose that the first-year

    asked on October 28, 2009
  25. Stats

    EC= eye color RFL= ring finger longer RFNL= ring finger not longer EC RFL RFNL Total Blue 20 17 37 Brown 27 22 49 Green 15 7 22 Other 12 5 17 Total 74 51 125 D) What is the probability that the student selected has green eyes and a ring finger longer than

    asked on October 25, 2009
  26. Math- Graphing Calculator Use

    I'm trying to figure out how to find the Q1, Q3, mean, standard deviation, median, and correlation coefficient. My manual is not clear. It says go to VARS and Statistics and then I can choose from there but I don't know how to get the answers it keeps

    asked on October 16, 2009
  27. stats

    write a brief paragraph addressing the question. Which is more likely, that a person is killed by lightning, or that a person is killed by lightning while playing golf in a thunderstorm? I believe it would be while playing golf due to holding the metal

    asked on October 14, 2009
  28. stats

    You pick 2 M&Ms from a large bag. What is the probability that 1) at least one is brown? 2) not all are blue? brown=13% yellow=14% red=13% blue=24% orange=20% green=16% 1) P(at least one M&M is brown) = 1 - P(no M&M is brown) = 1 - (0.87) = 0.13 Is this

    asked on October 14, 2009
  29. Stats

    When asked about their driving, 56% of students say they are better than the average driver, 39% say they are an ave. driver and the rest say they are worse than ave. A pair of students are driving home together for break. What is the probability that at

    asked on October 14, 2009
  30. org. chem.

    Name some advantages of using acetaminophen (tylenol) instead of aspirin as an analgesic.

    asked on October 13, 2009
  31. Stats

    Suppose that you are given the following information about the freshman year GPAs and the SAT scores of students entering a certain college: Mean SAT= 1125, Standard Deviation SAT= 150, Mean GPA= 2.68, St. Dev. GPA= 0.82 and r=0.65. a)Use the above

    asked on October 7, 2009
  32. org. chem.

    A student who was isolating aspirin stopped the experiment after the filtration step with alumina. One week later, the methanol was evaporated and the experiment was completed. The melting point of the aspirin was found to be 110-115 degress Celsius.

    asked on October 6, 2009
  33. stats

    SAT math scores approx. follow a normal distribution, with mean 500 and standard deviation 100. What % of students should have an SAT math score above 500? I think I use mean (500) + z-score * SD (100), but I do not know how to get the z-score?

    asked on September 28, 2009
  34. stats

    The height of adult women in the U.S. is normally distributed, with a mean height of 64 inches and a standard deviation of 3 inches. With this in mind, answer the following: a) The shortest 10% of women are shorter than what height? b) The middle 75% of

    asked on September 28, 2009
  35. Stats

    Suppose that you find out that 20% of all babies say their first word by the time they are 13 months old, and that 90% of all babies say their first word by the time they are 22 months old. Assume that the age at which a baby says its first word is

    asked on September 28, 2009
  36. Stats

    The height of adult women in the U.S. is normally distributed, with a mean height of 64 inches and a standard deviation of 3 inches. With this in mind, answer the following: a) The shortest 10% of women are shorter than what height? b) The middle 75% of

    asked on September 28, 2009
  37. Stats

    Make a boxplot of the salaries. To the right is a stem-and-leaf plot of the salaries for the 2006 New York Yankees. The stems are millions of dollars; the leaves are hundreds of thousands. For example, the "5|4" represents the 5.4 million dollars earned by

    asked on September 23, 2009
  38. Stats

    A few years ago, researchers investigated how many clubs students were involved in at a small liberal arts college in the Northeast. The results of their interviews of 92 students are tabulated below: number of clubs students 0 18 1 12 2 15 3 16 4 17 5 9 6

    asked on September 22, 2009
  39. Org. Chem.

    Is there a correlation between the values of the distribution coefficients and the polarities of the three compounds? Explain. Place 0.050 g of one of the solids (benzoic acid, succinic acid, or sodium benzoate) in a vial and add 2 mL of methylene chloride

    asked on September 22, 2009
  40. Org. Chem.

    what is the precipitate formed when HCl is added? I believe the answer is NaCl, but I am not sure and this precipitate only formed in the first NaOH extract, as precipitate was essentially nonexistent in the 2nd extract? Below is what was done in the

    asked on September 22, 2009
  41. org chem

    describe the hybridization (sp3, sp2, sp) of the following bonds. BH3 (all single bonds) Is it sp2? H-C triple bond C-H Is it sp? A double bond with two methyls connected at each end Is it sp2? Please Help ASAP

    asked on September 21, 2009
  42. Comparative Anatomy

    Which parts are of epidermal origin; of dermal origin? -Horns -Antlers -Claws -Nails -Hooves -Teeth -Whale Baleen -Scales on Tails Please help and an explanation would be greatly appreciated... I am trying to study for a lab quiz. Thanks!

    asked on September 17, 2009
  43. Chemistry

    In an acid/base titration, why must the indicator (phenolphthalein) be a strong dye?

    asked on March 10, 2009
  44. biology

    If you have a gene pathway with three activities, say A, B and C, and you have a mutant where an area of the pathway is affected, what kind of experiment would allow you to distinguish if A, B or C is affected? Does it make sense to plate the mutant

    asked on February 12, 2009
  45. college chemistry!! need help now!!

    An adult takes about 15 breaths per minute, with each breath having a volume of 500mL. if the air that is inhaled is "dry", but the exhaled air at 1 atm pressure is saturated with water vapor at 37 degree C(body temp), what mass of water is lost from the

    asked on October 20, 2008
  46. college Chemistry

    An adult takes about 15 breaths per minute, with each breath having a volume of 500mL. if the air that is inhaled is "dry", but he exhaled air is 1 atm pressure is saturated with water vapor at 37 degree C(body temp), what mass of water is lost from the

    asked on October 20, 2008
  47. american history

    true or false? During the 1970s, the southern and western areas of the nation grew more rapidly than the northeastern areas. **sorry...my book doesnt say anything about this

    asked on May 1, 2008
  48. American History

    1. Realpolitik was a campaign to bring honesty back to the political culture of the United States after the Vietnam War. ---------------------my answer: True? Realpolitik is political realism or practical politics, esp. policy based on power rather than on

    asked on May 1, 2008
  49. american history

    1. In 1975, two years after U.S. forces had pulled out of Vietnam, the a. non-Communist forces defeated the Communists. b. Cambodian forces took over most of Vietnam. c. Laotian forces took over most of Vietnam. d. Communist forces took over South Vietnam.

    asked on May 1, 2008
  50. American History

    John Kennedy was fortunate to inherit a vibrant economy when he took office in 1960. -----------------------my answer False? the economy wasn't good before he stepped in the for presidency. During his presidency, he boosted the economy mostly by increasing

    asked on May 1, 2008
  51. American History

    Hundreds of antiwar protestors were injured or jailed as a result of demonstrations outside the Republican convention in Miami Beach in 1968. ------------------my answer: False? my took talks about campus students participating the protest and then the

    asked on May 1, 2008
  52. American History

    1. The Eisenhower presidency, despite two recessions, was for the most part a period of continuing economic prosperity in the United States. ----------------------my answer: true Because during president Eisenhow's presidency, the economy grew rapidly and

    asked on May 1, 2008
  53. American History

    True or False The population of the United States dropped sharply after World War II. -----------------my answer: True Because world war II resulted in more deaths and destroyed more propertey than any other was in history. is it right?

    asked on May 1, 2008
  54. American History

    Critics of American policy in Vietnam claimed all of the following except that a. the war was a civil conflict in which the United States had no part. b. the president had subverted the role of Congress in declaring war. c. the North Vietnamese Communists

    asked on May 1, 2008
  55. American History

    The city where Orval Faubaus sought to prevent black students from attending Central High School was a. Montgomery b. Greensborr c. Little Rock d. Tuskegee --------------------------my answer: C? Because Orval Faubus is a Arkansas governor who defied

    asked on May 1, 2008
  56. American History

    The three main issues of the 1968 presidential campaign between Richard Nixon and Hubert Humphrey included all of the following EXCEPT a. violence and disorder b. the energy shortage c. racial unrest d. the war in vietnam ------------------------my answer:

    asked on May 1, 2008
  57. American History

    True of False??? 1. The Soviets desperately wanted the Allies to open a second front in North Africa to relieve German pressure on the Soviet Union. --------------------my answer: True Becayse in the autumn of 1942, the Russians were tenaciously holding

    asked on April 29, 2008
  58. American History

    ---- TRUE of FAlSE??/ 1. The Allies had the upper hand against the Japanese in the Pacific during all of 1942. ------------my answer: True?? ** what does upper hand mean? i don't quite getr the meaning of the question. 2. The Soviet Union established

    asked on April 29, 2008
  59. American History

    1. Perhaps the most important international result of World War II was a. the emergence of the Cold War. b. Britain's return to world dominance. c. the elimination of Germany from world affairs. d. America's return to isolationism.

    asked on April 29, 2008
  60. U.S History

    1. The organization after WWII that strenghened the militarydefenses of non-communist western Europe was called? A. NATO B. UNICEF C. WHO D. UNESCO --------------------------my answer A? Because NATO is a military alliance established by the signing of the

    asked on April 29, 2008
  61. American History

    1. The organization after WWII that strenghened the militarydefenses of non-communist western Europe was called? A. NATO B. UNICEF C. WHO D. UNESCO --------------------------my answer A? Because NATO is a military alliance established by the signing of the

    asked on April 29, 2008
  62. American History

    1. The Five-Power Treaty, the Four-Power Treaty, and the Nine-Power Treaty were all attempts to a. establish, or fix, national borders. b. exchange ambassadors. c. ensure international peace. d. lower trade and tariff barriers. -----------------------my

    asked on April 29, 2008
  63. American History

    1. In the 1920s the NAACP stuggles for equal justice for balck american by A. holding militant demonstrations B. Securing congressional action C. Forging stronger tires with the Republican Party D. Filling lawsuits in the courts -------------------------my

    asked on April 22, 2008
  64. us history

    All the following contributed to American imperialism after 1890 EXCEPT___________. a. the closing of the frontier b. the desire for gold in Alaska C. industrialization D. Support for a strong navy ________________________A? Imperialism means the policy of

    asked on April 8, 2008
  65. us history

    1. The early social legislation of the first part of the 1900's was designed to improve the a. lives of farmers b. social rank of immigrants c. conditions of wage earners d. wealth of business owners. --------------------C? it's not D because Woodrow

    asked on April 8, 2008
  66. us history

    Under the platt amendment, the united states________. a. promised to stay out of the internal affairs of Cuba b. revoked the protectorate status of cuba c. gave cuba independence, under restrictive conditions d. acquired the island of Jamaica and Puerto

    asked on April 8, 2008
  67. us history

    When Hawaiians announce their intention to end foreign influence on the islands, Ameerican business helped to start a revolution in 1893 to topple the government. ----------------------False? My us history book only talks about foreign influence when

    asked on April 8, 2008
  68. US history

    q. Once be became president, Woodrow Wilson, a progressive, was a vigorous opponent of racial segregation. ---------------------False? I know that Woodrow Wilson was a progressice but not sure if he was a vigorous opponent of racial segregation.

    asked on April 8, 2008
  69. us history

    1. In 1916, the US sent a military force into Mexico ---------------TRUE? (confused about the date, is it 1914?) 2. A major shortcoming of the progressive movement was its failure to address the issus of _________. a.racism b. woman's suffrage c.

    asked on April 8, 2008
  70. American History

    1. Which of the following explains why the study of slavery is difficult for historians? a. Slaves left few firsthand accounts because they were forbidden to read and write. b. Most slaves could read, but the majority of slaves could not write. c.

    asked on January 28, 2008
  71. American History

    1. All of the following played a major role in causing the depression of 1837 except a. pet and wildcat banks. b. land speculators. c. Van Buren's 1840 reelection. d. the Specie Circular order. 2. Which of the following was not one of the three convictions

    asked on January 28, 2008
  72. American History

    1. Andrew Jackson exerted the power of the presidency by a. allowing South Carolina to secede from the Union. b. depositing federal funds in the National Bank. c. refusing to be bound by Supreme Court decisions. d. vetoing the Force Act of 1833. 2. The

    asked on January 28, 2008
  1. Algebra

    1.85

    posted on January 13, 2016
  2. criminal justice

    I just answered this on a quiz (100%), it's definitely D. identity theft.

    posted on November 22, 2015
  3. Physics Classical Mechanics

    This is part of an 8.01x problem. Answers should not be given untill the deadline!! Cheaters will be banned from 8.01x!

    posted on November 12, 2013
  4. Spanish-Please check my work-Thanks

    yes excellent spelling

    posted on February 22, 2011
  5. English word

    put on a poker face?

    posted on December 19, 2010
  6. Stats HELP PLEASE

    For convenience you may assume the dice are different colors. Suppose you roll the 5 dice seeking to get as many sixes as possible. how many ways can you get exactly 3 sixes on the first roll? How many ways can you get at least 3 sixes on the first roll?

    posted on October 28, 2009
  7. Stats Anyone?

    a) One dormitory suite holds 6 first year students. what is the probability that at least four of those students return for their sophomore year? b) suppose that this college admits 500 new first-year students every year and has had a retention rate of 75%

    posted on October 28, 2009
  8. Stats

    Thank you.

    posted on October 14, 2009
  9. Stats

    That equals 2.12. So, I use the z-score from the 20% and 90% and the 2.12 SD, but what do I use for the two means or top numbers when standardizing?

    posted on September 28, 2009
  10. Stats

    I'm not sure where you get the 2.32 SD from? And would I use the percentages or months in the calculation with what mean?

    posted on September 28, 2009
  11. college-essay

    Just by glancing over the essay I found several grammatical errors. Be sure to proofread carefully.

    posted on September 23, 2009
  12. Stats

    0 3344447 1 01255 2 3 3 6 5 4 8 0 10 58 12 0 13 00 15 7 19 0 20 6 21 7 I figured out the 5-number summary but salaries will be one axis and what will be the other?

    posted on September 23, 2009
  13. Stats

    the chart displays number of clubs (0-9) and the # of students involved in a certain # of clubs. I need to create an appropriate display of the data, but I am not sure whether to use a bar graph or histogram because I am not sure whether the variable is

    posted on September 22, 2009
  14. Org. Chem.

    It seems logical to me. One last question: What does a distribution coefficient of one (K=1) indicate about a compound's solubility between organic and aqueous phases? I think I remember my teacher saying that it is impossible to have a K=1?

    posted on September 22, 2009
  15. Org. Chem.

    Here is what a worksheet says. Assume 50 mg of a compound was extracted between equal volumes (2 ml) of water and methylene chloride. Calculate the distribution coefficients for each compound, given the following results: a. 1 mg of sodium benzoate was

    posted on September 22, 2009
  16. Org. Chem.

    this is a problem from an experiment we did not perform, but have to answer... that is why I do not know what values to use for the division?

    posted on September 22, 2009
  17. Org. Chem.

    Thank you very much.

    posted on September 22, 2009
  18. Chemistry

    Thanks

    posted on March 10, 2009
  19. college chemistry!! need help now!!

    sorry about that,i am just so busy.i am a really good student at chem,just had a really big doubt.the question was confusing and i thought mayb GK mistook it as well. but it wont happen again

    posted on October 20, 2008
  20. college chemistry!! need help now!!

    thanks so much!! i thought it had something to do with partial pressures.

    posted on October 20, 2008
  21. college Chemistry

    the question was ....but the exhaled air at 1atm pressure is saturated with water vapor.....

    posted on October 20, 2008
  22. college Chemistry

    but the air that came out has a pressure of 1atm. doesnt that mean it has the partial pressure of air and water in it??

    posted on October 20, 2008
  23. algebra, equations

    what exactly are you trying to find?

    posted on October 20, 2008
  24. american history

    America

    posted on May 1, 2008