# Gary

Newest questions and responses by Gary-
## English

how do you write a telling sentence

*asked on November 28, 2018* -
## Math

In a concert hall, 60% of the seats were taken. 520 seats were empty. What is the total number of seats in the concert hall?

*asked on November 3, 2018* -
## Science

Why is it important for scientists to figure out how much matter is in space?

*asked on February 22, 2018* -
## Math

A man can do a certain task in 21 hours, another man can do the task in 28 hours and a boy can do the task in 48 hours. Find how long it will take to do the task if all three work.

*asked on December 4, 2017* -
## Math

In college algebra a student earns an average grade of 86 on his homework and 75 on his quizzes. What final examination grade will give him a total average of 80 if homework 1/10 , quizzes 3/5 and the final examination 3/10?

*asked on December 4, 2017* -
## Math

The three angles of a triangle are x°, (x + 30)° , (x – 6)° . Find the dimension of each angle.

*asked on December 4, 2017* -
## Math

Mark leaves the house for school walking at the rate of 4 km. per hour. Two hours later Kris follows Mark at a walking rate of 6 km. per hour. How long will Kris have to walk to overtake Mark?

*asked on December 4, 2017* -
## Calculus

A population of 1200 badgers grow by 6% every 8 years. How long does it take the population of badgers to grow 2000?

*asked on February 4, 2017* -
## Math

My seven year old was set this question and I was asked to solve. Help please. Here is the question: My number has 5 tens. The ones digit is less than the tens. What could the number be? My solution was 5 x 10 = 50. Then subtract 1 from the tens = 49 is

*asked on October 9, 2016* -
## Physics

Is this logic correct? Explain why momentum is conserved when a ball bounces off the ground. My logic : The ball strikes the ground with velocity v. As it leaves the ground, its velocity is also v but in the opposite direction.. i.e -v Hence, m*v + m*(-v)

*asked on October 7, 2016* -
## math

name the property that justifies each step 2(3x-4)=8x-11

*asked on September 12, 2016* -
## Statistics

A production line operation is designed to fill cartons with laundry detergent to a mean weight of 32 ounces. A sample of cartons is periodically selected and weighed to determine whether underfilling or overfilling is occurring. If the sample data lead to

*asked on July 30, 2016* -
## physics

a sky diver jumps out of a plane that is 3000m above ground with an initial upward speed of 6m/s she free falls for 20s (assume there is no wind at this time)before pulling the cord to activate the parachute she then falls to the ground at a constant

*asked on July 27, 2016* -
## physics

a person in a hot air balloon ascending vertically at a constant rate of 12m/s drops a rock over the side when the balloon is 40 m above the ground, what is the velocity of the rock just before it hits the ground, and how long will it take the rock to

*asked on July 27, 2016* -
## Chemistry

1.06g of Na2CO3 is dissolved in water to make 250cm^3 solution. 10.0 cm^3 of this solution was further diluted to make 500cm^3 of 2nd solution. 25.0cm^3 of 2nd solution reacted with 28.5cm^3 of HCl. Find the concentration of HCl in mol/dm^3

*asked on July 14, 2016* -
## Chemistry

4.80 dm^3 of chlorine gas was reacted with NaOH solution. a) how many moles of Cl2 reacted b) what mass of NaOCl was formed? c) if the concentration of the NaOH was 2.00 mol/dm^3. What volume of sodium hydroxide solution was required? d) write an ionic

*asked on July 12, 2016* -
## Chemistry

A 1.00 g sample of limestone is allowed to react with 100 cm^3 of 0.200 mol/dm^3 HCl. The excess acid required 24.8 cm^3 of 0.100 mol/dm^3 NaOH solution. Calculate the percentage of calcium carbonate in the limestone

*asked on July 10, 2016* -
## geometry

what would tan be for -1^(9)to the nearest degree? and what would sin -1^(0.62) be to the nearest degree?

*asked on June 25, 2016* -
## politcal science

As of January 2015, how many members of the House of Representatives and the Senate are NOT members of the Democratic or Republican party? 0 123 100 2

*asked on March 20, 2016* -
## politcal science

Which of the following is NOT one of the Republican party factions? Fiscal Conservatives Libertarians Organized labor Neoconservatives

*asked on March 20, 2016* -
## politcal science

Who is the only third-party candidate to win more than 25% of the popular vote? Question 7 options: Millard Fillmore Theodore Roosevelt George Wallace Ralph Nader

*asked on March 20, 2016* -
## politcal science

In Washington's Farewell Address, what type of policy did he advocate when dealing with foreign countries? Question 6 options: Complete isolation for all foreign countries Extensive treaties with other countries Expansion of US power over foreign countries

*asked on March 20, 2016* -
## Chemistry

How is 4FeS2 + 11O2 = 2Fe2O3 +8SO2 a single replacement reaction?

*asked on March 1, 2016* -
## Chemistry

The solidified carbon dioxide, dry ice, is used as the refrigerant to temperatures of 78 °C order What physical state of carbon dioxide at 25°C and 1 atm?

*asked on January 21, 2016* -
## Math

You are ordering a meal and have $15 to spend . The restaurant charges 6% sales tax. You plan to leave a 15% tip . The equation C = x + 0.06x + 0.15x gives the total cost C of your meal , where x is the cost before tax and tip . What is the maximum amount

*asked on January 4, 2016* -
## Calculus

The balance in an account triples in 20 years. Assuming that interest is compounded continuously, what is the annual percentage rate? I found the equation: y=e^(xln3/20) assuming that y0=1 I got 5.64%, is that right?

*asked on December 28, 2015* -
## Math

IF I INVESTED 100 MILLION DOLLARS IN A 4.5 % CD FOR 2 YEARS HOW MUCH WOULD IT BE WORTH AFTER 2 YEARS.

*asked on December 18, 2015* -
## Thermochemistry

For the combustion of 100. gm of methane, how much heat would be generated?

*asked on September 7, 2015* -
## math

If the path from park rangers station to camp ground is 0.55 miles determine and state to the nearest hundred of a mile.

*asked on June 2, 2015* -
## Chemistry

Give the molecular formula for the following: 1)Methoxy methane 2) Methoxy Ethane 3) Ethoxy ethane

*asked on May 24, 2015* -
## Calculus

Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2), with x ≠ 2. a.Find all values of x where the graph of g has a critical value. b.For each critical value, state whether the

*asked on May 9, 2015* -
## Physics

If ∆Q is the heat supplied to a gas so that the internal energy of the system increases by ∆U, then the work done ∆W by the gas is equal to: ∆Q – ∆U ∆Q + ∆U ∆Q x ∆U ∆U/∆Q

*asked on May 8, 2015* -
## Calculus

The local linear approximation of a function f will always be greater than or equal to the function's value if, for all x in an interval containing the point of tangency f '(x) < 0 f '(x) > 0 f "(x) < 0 f "(x) > 0

*asked on May 8, 2015* -
## Calculus

If f is a function such that [(f(b)-f(a))/(b-a)]=2 , then which of the following statements must be true? a.f(a) = f(b) = 2 b.The slope of the tangent line to the function at x = a is 2. c.The average rate of change of the function on the interval [a, b]

*asked on May 7, 2015* -
## Calculus

True or False If f is continuous at x = c, then f is differentiable at x = c.

*asked on May 7, 2015* -
## Calculus

The local linear approximation of a function f will always be greater than or equal to the function's value if, for all x in an interval containing the point of tangency f '(x) < 0 f '(x) > 0 f "(x) < 0 f "(x) > 0

*asked on May 7, 2015* -
## POLS210 D001

Please I am in desperate need of finding the answer to pop quiz 4,6,and 8 please is there anyone out there that could help me.

*asked on April 23, 2015* -
## Statistics

Suppose a random family of four is selected (two parents and two children). Suppose further that you are told one of the two children is a girl. Given that this family has at least one daughter, what is the conditional probability that it also has a son?

*asked on April 20, 2015* -
## Elementary Statistics

10. In a game of “chuck a luck” three dice are rolled. If your number comes up on all three dice you win $3. If your number comes up on two dice you win $2. If your number comes up only once you win $1. If your number doesn’t come up at all you lose

*asked on April 20, 2015* -
## math

This is a continuous from my last question Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2) with x ≠ 2. On what intervals is the graph of g concave down? Justify your answer.

*asked on March 18, 2015* -
## math

Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2) with x ≠ 2. Find all values of x where the graph of g has a critical value. For each critical value, state whether the graph

*asked on March 17, 2015* -
## math

True or false? If f is continuous at x = c, then f is differentiable at x = c.

*asked on March 11, 2015* -
## math

Which of the following is the best linear approximation for f(x)equals sin(x) near x equals =π seconds? y=-x+pie-1 y=-1 y=-x-pie y=-x+pie

*asked on March 11, 2015* -
## Math

What is the answer to ( what is the combined height of 3 nickels, 2 nickels, and 1 nickel?

*asked on March 11, 2015* -
## Calculus

For which pair of functions f(x) and g(x) below will the lim f(x)/g(x)equal 0 x-infinity f(x) e^x; g(x) = x^3 f(x) x^5; g(x) = e^x f(x) x^3; g(x) = ln(x) f(x) x^negative 2; g(x) = e^negative x

*asked on March 10, 2015* -
## math

The height of a cylinder with a fixed radius of 10 cm is increasing at the rate of 0.5 cm/min. Find the rate of change of the volume of the cylinder (with respect to time) when the height is 30cm.

*asked on March 9, 2015* -
## math

A rectangular box has a square base with an edge length of x cm and a height of h cm. The volume of the box is given by V = (x^2)h cm^3. Find the rate at which the volume of the box is changing when the edge length of the base is 10 cm, the edge length of

*asked on March 9, 2015* -
## math

A particle moves along the x-axis so that at any time t, measured in seconds, its position is given by s(t)equals = 5cos(t) minus- sin(3t), measured in feet. What is the acceleration of the particle at time t =equals π seconds?

*asked on March 7, 2015* -
## math, physics

The driver of a car traveling at 60 ft/sec suddenly applies the brakes. The position of the car is s(t) equals 60t minus - 1.5t^2, t seconds after the driver applies the brakes. How many seconds after the driver applies the brakes does the car come to a

*asked on March 6, 2015* -
## math

Would the answer be 2000 to this? with 1,200 i got 4,000? If 600cm^2 of material is available to make a box with a square base and a closed top, find the maximum volume of the box in cubic centimeters.

*asked on March 6, 2015* -
## Math

If 1,200 cm^2 of material is available to make a box with a square base and an open top, find the maximum volume of the box in cubic centimeters. Answer to the nearest cubic centimeter.

*asked on March 6, 2015* -
## Math

A farmer has 2,400 feet of fencing and wants to fence off a rectangular field that borders a straight river. He needs no fence along the river. Write the function that will produce the largest area if x is the short side of the rectangle.

*asked on March 5, 2015* -
## Math

What is the area of the largest rectangle with lower base on the x-axis and upper vertices on the curve y equals= 12 minus x^2?

*asked on March 5, 2015* -
## Math

provide one of the two positive integers whose sum is 200 and whose product is a maximum.

*asked on March 5, 2015* -
## Calculus

1) A rectangular page is to contain 16 square inches of print. The page has to have a 2-inch margin on top and at the bottom and a 2-inch margin on each side. Find the dimensions of the page that minimize the amount of paper used. 2) A rectangular garden

*asked on March 5, 2015* -
## Problem Solving

Michael has designated 5% of his paychecks for the year for presents (birthday, Monther's day, etc.) Write a solution to calculate the amount of money he can spread give the amount of money he earns.

*asked on March 1, 2015* -
## math

Nicole is making a bowl of chex mix to serve her guests.She has already put 45 cups of nuts.410 cups of raisins and 112 cups of chocolate chips in the bowl,If she wants to make four cups total, how much chex cereal will she need to add?

*asked on February 10, 2015* -
## pre calculus

12. Use the remainder theorem to find P (-2) for P(x) =x^3+2x^2-x-7. Specifically, give the quotient and the remainder for the associated division and the value of P (-2). Quotient =? Remainder =? P (-2) =?

*asked on January 31, 2015* -
## 1210 Math

A projectile follows a parabolic path whose height, in meters, is given by the function f(x) =-x^+2x+2, find the maximum horizontal distance that the projectile may cover

*asked on November 16, 2014* -
## algebra

solve the equation for x -2(2x-2)=2x for y 9x+y=9 solve theinequality 2x-6

*asked on November 8, 2014* -
## math

Given: 20,000 shares cumulative preferred stock ($2.25 dividend per share): 40,000 shares common stock. Dividends paid: 2013, $8,000; 2014, 0; and 2015, $160,000. How much will the preferred stockholders and the common stockholders receive each year?

*asked on October 21, 2014* -
## CHEMISTRY

what do you observe on the seawater where ships dock? Explain in relation with attractive forces and surface tension..

*asked on October 7, 2014* -
## trig

The centers of two belt pulleys, with radii of 3 cm and 6 cm, respectively, are 13 cm apart. Find the total area K enclosed by the belt.

*asked on October 6, 2014* -
## Math 114

a store mixes kenyan coffee worth $11 per kilogram and turkish coffee worth $13 per kilo gram. The mixture is to sell for $12 per kilogram. Find how much of each should be used to make a 588 kilo mixture.

*asked on August 26, 2014* -
## maths

A car and a van started from two cities at the same time and travelled towards each other at steady speeds. The car took 4 hours to cover the distance between the two cities and the van took 6 hours. After what amount of time did they pass each other? 4.

*asked on June 13, 2014* -
## chemistry

If 5.6 grams of potassium hydroxide is added to enough water to make 950 ml of solution, what is the concentration of the potassium?

*asked on June 2, 2014* -
## algebra

Use a calculator to evaluate an ordinary annuity formula A = m [ 1+ r over n ^nt -1] than rn is under--____________________ r over n for m, r, and t (respectively). Assume monthly payments. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) $150; 6%; 40 yr A = $

*asked on May 12, 2014* -
## algebra

Find the future value, using the future value formula and a calculator. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) $990 at 5.5% compounded quarterly for 3 years Find the present value, using the present value formula and a calculator. (Round your answer to

*asked on May 12, 2014* -
## algebra

The learning curves describes the rate at which a person learns certain tasks. If person sets a goal of typing N words per minute (wpm), the length of time t (in days) to achieve this goal is given by a) according to this formula what is the maximum number

*asked on May 11, 2014* -
## algebra

Write the equations in logarithmic form. 25=(1/5)^2 thanks for the help.

*asked on May 11, 2014* -
## algebra

An artifact was found and tested for its carbon-14 content. If 75% of the original carbon-14 was still present, what is its probable age (to the nearest 100 years)? (Carbon-14 has a half-life of 5,730 years.) thank you

*asked on May 11, 2014* -
## ALGEBRA

t = - 6.25 In ( 1 N over 80) according to the formula what is the maximum number of word per minute. Round off to the nearest whole number. Solve N

*asked on May 11, 2014* -
## ALGEBRA

the atmosphere pressure P in pounds per square inch (psi) is given by P=14.7e upper o.21a where a is the attitude above sea level in miles. If a city has an atmosphere pressure y 13.29 psi what is its altitude. Recall that one mile = 5,280 feet. Round to

*asked on May 11, 2014* -
## math trigonometry

At night, a security camera pans over a parking lot. The camera is on a post at point a which is 53m from point c and 71 m from point b.the distance from B to c is 68m. Calculate the angle through which the camera pans

*asked on April 14, 2014* -
## math trigonometry

At night, a security camera pans over a parking lot. The camera is on a post at point a which is 53m from point c and 71 m from point b.the distance from B to c is 68m. Calculate the angle through which the camera pans

*asked on April 14, 2014* -
## math

Maya chatted online with all her friends for 2/3 of an hour on saturday and 1/4 of an hour on sunday.During that time period she chatted with Paul for 1/8 of an hour. What fraction of the time Maya spent chatting with her friends online was spent chatting

*asked on April 13, 2014* -
## PHYSICS

100turns of insulated wire are wraped around a wooden cylindrical core of cross-sectional area 12cm2. The two ends of the wire are connected to a resistor. The total circuit resistance is 13Ω. If an externally applied uniform magnetic field along the core

*asked on April 9, 2014* -
## Physics

A long, ideal solenoid has a diameter d=12cm and n=1200turns/meter carrying current I=20A. If the current is lowered at 4.33amp/s to zero, what is the magnitude of the induced electric field in V/m at a position 8.2cm from the solenoid's axis

*asked on April 9, 2014* -
## physics

A long, ideal solenoid has a diameter d=12cm and n=1200turns/meter carrying current I=20A. If the current is lowered at 4.33amp/s to zero, what is the magnitude of the induced electric field in V/m at a position 2.2cm from the solenoid's axis (so at a

*asked on April 7, 2014* -
## physics

100turns of insulated wire are wraped around a wooden cylindrical core of cross-sectional area 12cm2. The two ends of the wire are connected to a resistor. The total circuit resistance is 13Ω. If an externally applied uniform magnetic field along the core

*asked on April 7, 2014* -
## physics

A long, ideal solenoid has a diameter d=12cm and n=1200turns/meter carrying current I=20A. If the current is lowered at 4.33amp/s to zero, what is the magnitude of the induced electric field in V/m at a position 8.2cm from the solenoid's axis (so at a

*asked on April 7, 2014* -
## Math

There are boxes without tops. Find the box with the least surface area for a given volume, V. Make a diagram (if you can). Hint: Volume=x^2y Area=x^2+4xy

*asked on February 22, 2014* -
## math

The base of the lamp of a triangular prism with an equilateral triangle base . The surface of the stand is to be painted.what is the area that will be painted?Give the answer to the nearest whole number.

*asked on February 20, 2014* -
## Calculus I

If x^2+y^2=25, find dy/dt when x=3 and dx/dt= -8.

*asked on February 12, 2014* -
## Calculus I

Let A be the area of a circle with radius r that is increasing in size with respect to time. If the rate of change of the area is 8 cm/s, find the rate of change of the radius when the radius is 3 cm.

*asked on February 11, 2014* -
## Chemistry

If each balloon is filled with carbon dioxide at 20 deg. C and 1 atmosphere, calculate the mass and the number of moles of carbon dioxide in each balloon at maximum inflation.

*asked on January 26, 2014* -
## math

Bianca and yoko work together to mow the lawn suppose yoko mows 5/12 of the lawn and bianca mows 2/5 of the lawn how much of the lawn still needs to be mowed?

*asked on January 16, 2014* -
## math

Oregon is about 400 miles from west to east, and 300 miles from north to south. If a map of Oregon is 15 inches tall ( from north to south), about how wide is the map?

*asked on December 3, 2013* -
## math

Space the length of one day on venus is 35 earthdays write a product and an exponent .

*asked on October 10, 2013* -
## poetry

The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched

*asked on October 7, 2013* -
## poetry (Pioneer by Dorothy Livesay)

I have to answer the questions according to this poem, I have answered them but just want someone to look over them to see if they are right. The last one I had trouble with and need help on that one too. The answer that I think it is I have put arrows on

*asked on October 7, 2013* -
## poetry

The poem is: Canada Day Love Match My mother stalked her future son in law, convinced he was the one for me. Through the crowd at the Forks Market, she kept behind him like a cat ready to pounce. I kept out of his line of sight. Blind to us, he watched

*asked on October 7, 2013* -
## Finance

Explain how a firm that has issued a floating-rate bond with a coupon equal to the LIBOR rate can use swaps to convert that bond into a synthetic fixed-rate bond.

*asked on October 6, 2013* -
## math

The price of a sweater went up 20% since last year . If last year's price was x, what is this year's price in terms of x?

*asked on August 27, 2013* -
## math

The price of a sweater went up 20% since last year.If last year's price was x what is this year's price in terms of x?

*asked on August 27, 2013* -
## math

A. John is now 10 years older than Marcus. Three times John's age 5 years from now will be the same as five times Marcus's age 5 years ago. How old is John now? B. In 1 year Kristen will be four times as old as Danielle. Ten years from then Kristen will

*asked on July 14, 2013* -
## math

A. A woman was 30 years old when her daughter was born.Her age is now 6 years more than three times her daughter's age. How old will the daughter be in 5 years? B. Lisa is 15 years old and her father is 40. How many years ago was the father six times as

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## math

A. Brad is 12 years older than Sam . If Brad were 8 years older than he is now. he would be twice as old as Sam. How old is Sam now? B. Barrie is now 2 years older than Krista. In 15 years Barrie's age will be 2 years more than twice Krista's age now. How

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## math

A. Four times one odd integer is 14 less than three times the next even integer. Find the integers. B. The average of four consecutive odd integers is 16. Find the largest integer. C. When the sum of three consecutive integers is divided by 9 the result is

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## math

A. One board is one-third the length of another. Six times the sum of the length of the short board and -10 is equal to the length of the longer board decreased by 11 inches. Find the length of the longer board. B. The length of a rectangle is 4 feet more

*asked on July 11, 2013*