# alexa

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## Social Studies

1. Which of these South Asian countries is an Islamic republic? A. Pakistan B. Bangladesh C. Sri Lanka D. Nepal I believe the answer is A but I want to make sure 2. Why are poverty levels high in much of South Asia? A. high populations and low economic -
## Health

Why would nicotine gum be helpful for a smoker trying to quit, since it contains the harmful drug? A. Gum contains such a low amount of nicotine the smoker can barely tell it is there. B. Chewing the gum takes the smoker’s mind off of cigarettes, which -
## Fluid Mechanics

The kinematic viscosity of oil of specific gravity .8 is .0005 .This oil is used for lubrication of shaft of diameter .4 m and rotates at 190 rpm. Calculate the power lost in the bearing for a sleeve length of 90mm. The thickness of the oil film is 1.5mm. -
## Business Management

1. A lower value of the U.S. dollar means that A. the American dollar is worth more when purchasing a foreign-made good. B. a dollar would be traded for less foreign currency than normal. C. the American dollar isn’t backed by gold. D. the dollar can’t -
## Math

Explain how the areas of a triangle and a parallelogram with the same base and height are related. -
## Science

Diana is moving into a new apartment. She wants to get a heavy chair up to her second-floor apartment, but it will only fit through the window. Diana could strap the chair to her back and climb a ladder straight up to her window. Or Diane could use a -
## science

tissuis are grouped together to form which type of structure? -
## science

what do you call a group of organs working together to perform a specific function? -
## Pre calc

Find an equation of the parabola described and state the two points that define the latus rectum Focus at (0,4) ; Directrix the line y=4 -
## Pre calc

Find an equation for the ellipse described center (0,0); major axis horizontal with length 18; length of minor axis is 4 -
## Pre calc

Form a polynomia f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros Degree: 5 ; Zeros: 2, -3i and 4-i -
## English

Choose the letter of the word or phrase best matches the word in italics. The campfire was visible *glimmering* between the trees. Answers are Intermittently, Intermittently conspicuously Brightly Weakly I think it's weakly. -
## math

If sina+7sinb=4 (sinc+2sind) and cosa+7cosb=4 (cosc+2cosd), how do I prove that 2cos(a-d) =7cos(b-c)? -
## Math

Hello, What are the different formulas for circles (radius, circumfrence, diameter, area)? Thank you -
## Physics 2

The temperature of a tungsten sample is raised while a copper zample is maintained at 20℃. At what temperature will the resistivity of the tungsten sample be four times that of the copper sample? -
## accounting

A credit customer paid $850 toward his accounts receivable. The accountant recorded a credit to the revenue account. This error would cause __________. A. revenue to be understated B. cash to be overstated C. accounts receivable to be overstated D. -
## Math

Miss Lee spent $840 on a vacation. She spent two thirds of the amount on a train ticket and half of the remaining amount on food. How much did she spend on the ticket and food all together? -
## Physics 2

α of gold is 14.3x10^-6/C°. The density of gold is 19.3 g/cm^3 at 20℃. Determine its density at 140℃. -
## math

Given: ΔKLM, KL = LM = 13in, KM = 10in. Find: The area of ΔKLM -
## Geometry

Given: ΔАВС, m∠ACB = 90° m∠ACD = 30° AD = 8 cm. Find: CD, Perimeter of ΔABC plz add answer -
## High School Geometry

Given: ∆AKL, AK = 9 m∠K = 90o m∠A = 60 ° Find: The perimeter of ∆AKL The area of ∆AKL 1/ AK perpendicular to LK 2/AL is the third side plz add answer and solution -
## High School Geometry

Given: ΔTSP, TS = SP = 10cm, TP = 12cm. Find: Three altitudes of ΔTSP. for this one I only got one of the altitudes 2 √61 can you give me the other two and tell me if this one is right, sorry I am in a rush -
## High School Geometry

In isosceles ΔABC, AC = BC, AB = 6 in, CD ⊥ AB , and CD =√ 3 in. Find the perimeter of the isosceles triangle. Can u plz put answer and equation thanks, :) -
## High School Geometry

The figures in (a) and (b) below are made up of semicircles and quarter circles; the figure in (c) shows a quarter of a circle in a square. Find the area and the perimeter of each figure in terms of Ï€. since I can't put a URL to the pic I will try to -
## chemistry

how can i determine via infrared spectrum whether the alcohol that was oxidized was primary or secondary? i did a lab experiment in which we oxidized a diol with bleach and i need to figure out which -OH group was oxidized into a C=O. What are the signs of -
## chemistry

Hi, I'm doing a post-lab report and I have no idea how to solve this question. It asks which of the following molecules would be useful in quenching benzophenone photoreduction. it then lists oxygen (s1 = 22kcal/mol), 9,10-diphenylanthracene (t1=42 -
## Math

In rod's family 3/4 of members wear glases. Of those who do not wear glasses, 1/3are male. What fraction of the family are males who do not wear glasses? -
## Math

Chris had a tin of 24 cookies. He has eaten 1/4 of the cookies. How many cookies has he eaten? -
## Integral Calculus

Volume of the area bounded by y=sin(x), x-axis, x is greater than or equal to 0 but less than or equal to pi, revolved about x=3pi/2. -
## Math

larry places $ 520 in saving account that earns 3.2 simple interest. find the total amount in the a count after 2 years -
## English

Which statement is false? A. Parentheticals aren’t crucial to the meaning of a sentence. B. Parentheticals are like asides. C. Parentheticals are crucial to the meaning of a sentence. D. Parentheticals are like comments. Is it C.? -
## math

Tonya's mother is 1.5 times as tall as Tonya was when she was 6. How tall is Tonya's mother? Use the correct number of significant digits. -
## Calculus

Integral of (3^x)(e^x)dx -
## English

Was the Victorian Era big on classism? -
## Pre-Calculus

Your computer supply store sells two types of laser printers. The first type, A, has a cost of $86 and you make a $45 profit on each one. The second type, B, has a cost of $130 and you make a $35 profit on each one. You expect to sell at least 100 laser -
## Pre-Calculus Matrix

Use Gaussian elimination to find the complete solution to the system of equations, or state that none exists. Show your work. 4x - y + 3z = 12 x + 4y + 6z = -32 5x + 3y + 9z = 20 4 -1 3 12 1 4 6 -32 5 3 9 20 I believe that the solution does not exist and -
## Pre-Calculus

Solve the system of equations using matrices. Use Gaussian elimination with back-substitution. x + y + z = -5 x - y + 3z = -1 4x + y + z = -2 I really need help.. 1 1 1 -5 1 -1 3 -1 4 1 1 1 -2 I've done so many different methods to solve this and I get -
## Pre-Calculus

The Fiedler family has up to $130,000 to invest. They decide that they want to have at least $40,000 invested in stable bonds yielding 5.5% and that no more than $60,000 should be invested in more volatile bonds yielding 11%. How much should they invest in -
## Calculus

A particle moves along the curve y=lnx so that its abscissa is increasing at a rate of 2 units per second. At what rate is the particle moving away from the origin as it passes through the point (1,e)? -
## Calculus

A statue 10 feet high is standing on a base 13 feet high. If an observer's eye is 5 feet above the ground, how far should he stand from the base in order that the angle between his lines of sight to the top and bottom of the statue be a maximum? -
## Calculus

A particle travels along the parabola y=ax^2+x+b. At what point do its abscissa and ordinate change at the same rate? -
## Calculus

Air expands adiabatically in accordance with the law PV^1.4=Const. If at a given time the volume is 14 cubic feet and the pressure is 40 pounds per square inch, at what rate is the pressure changing when the volume is decreasing 1 cubic foot per second? -
## Calculus

Find the area of the largest rectangle with sides parallel to the coordinate axes which can be inscribed in the area bounded by the two parabolas y=26-x^2 and y=x^2+2 -
## Calculus

An open box is formed from a piece of cardboard 12 inches square by cutting equal squares out of the corners and turning up the sides, find the dimensions of the largest box that can be made in this way. -
## Chemistry

how would you prepare pure dry crystals of potassium trioxonitrate? -
## Chemistry

Question: write the balanced equations for the titration of oxalic acid (C2H2O4) with KOH. Work so far: I know that the overall equation is COOH)2 + 2KOH ------.> (COOK)2 + 2H2O but I am unsure how to proceed to the two step-wise equations -
## Math

marisol owed $384 in interest after a 24 month loan with a simple interest rate of 8.09%. What was the initial amount of the loan? -
## Algebra

Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this? -
## Algebra

Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this? -
## Algebra

Evaluate sqrt7x (sqrt x-7 sqrt7) Show your work. sqrt(7)*sqrt(x)-sqrt(7)*7*sqrt(7) sqrt(7*x)-7*sqrt(7*7) sqrt(7x)-7*sqrt(7^2) x*sqrt 7x-49*x ^^^ would this be my final answer? -
## Algebra

A manufacturer of shipping boxes has a box shaped like a cube. The side length is (5a + 4b). What is the volume of the box in terms of a and b? Show your work. (5a+4b)^3 =(5a+4b)(5a+4b)(5a+4b) =(25a2+40ab+16b2)(5a+4b) = 125a^3 + 100a^2b + 200a^2b + 160ab^2 -
## algebra

A manufacturer of shipping boxes has a box shaped like a cube. The side length is (5a + 4b). What is the volume of the box in terms of a and b? Show your work. (5a+4b)3 =(5a+4b)(5a+4b)(5a+4b) =(25a2+40ab+16b2)(5a+4b) = 125a3 + 100a2b + 200a2b + 160ab2 + -
## Algebra

For the given quadratic equation convert into vertex form, find the vertex, and find the value for x = 6. Show your work. y = -2x2 + 2x +2 -(1/2)y = x^2 - x - 1 (-1/2)y + 1 = x^2 - x (-1/2)y + 1 = (x - 1/2)^2 - 1/4 (-1/2)y = (x-1/2)^2 - 5/4 y = -2(x-1/2)^2 -
## algebra

Let f(x) = -2x - 7 and g(x) = -4x + 3. Find (f o g)(-5) A. -9 B. 3 C. 23 D. -53 could you help me with this one? Would it be c? -
## algebra

Let f(x) = -3x - 4 and g(x) = 2x - 6. Find (f o g) (-7) A. 28 B. -20 C. 17 D. 56 I think it'll be A? -
## algebra

What are the vertex, axis of symmetry, maximum or minimum value, and range of y=-5(x+2)^2-8? please explain to me how you would solve this..I don't really understand. The answer is given.. The vertex is (-2, -8); the axis of symmetry is x= -2; k= -8 is the -
## algebra

What is the equation of the given line in standard form? Use integer coefficients. y = -6.9x + 5.1 A. -69x + 10y = -51 B. 69x + 10y = 51 C. 69x + 10y = -51 D. -69x + 10y = 51 how would I solve it steph by step? I think the answer is C. -
## Physics

An object of mass m = 2.9 g and charge Q = +42 µC is attached to a string and placed in a uniform electric field that is inclined at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal. The object is in static equilibrium when the string is horizontal. a) Find the -
## Math

4/15 of a pool is filled every 1/8 of an hour. How much of the pool will be filled in one hour? -
## American History

“There cannot be a great vice president. A great man may occupy the office, but there is no way for him to become a great vice president because the office in itself is almost wholly unimportant.” —former Vice President John Nance Garner, Collier’s -
## American History

The Department of Homeland Security protects the United States against terrorism. (a) List three of the five main services that it provides. (b) Why do you think the work of this department is so complex? -
## Math

A person who is 60in. tall casts a shadow that is 15in. long. How tall is a nearby tree that casts a shadow that is 40 in. long? -
## Math

Johnny spent 4 2/3 for his exams studying for his math exams. He spent 3/4 of the time studying for math. How many hours did Johnny spend stydying for his exam? How do I show the number sentence? -
## AP chem

The experiment can be extended to determine the order of reaction m with respect to [OH-] by varying the concentration of hydroxide ions [OH-] Assume that the value of the pseudo-rate constant k’ was measured for two different concentrations of [OH-]. -
## Geometry

Jason designed an arch made of wrought iron for the top of a mall entrance. The 11 segments between the two concentric circles are each 1.25 m long. Find the total length of wrought iron used to make the structure. Round the answer to the nearest meter. -
## Geometry

An hourglass, composed of two identical cones, is 12 cm tall. The radius of each cone is 3 cm. If you want to fill the bottom half of the hourglass 2/3 full of salt, how much salt will you need? Explain the method you would use to find the amount of salt. -
## Geometry

The equation (x + 5) + (y + 3) = 169 models the position and range of the source of a radio signal. Describe the position of the source and the range of the signals. ???? Would the answer be (5,3) is the center and 13 is the range of signals..?? -
## Geometry

Janine wants to paint just the sides of a cylindrical pottery vase that has a height of 45 cm and a diameter of16. Janine wants to paint just the sides of a cylindrical pottery vase that has a height of 45 cm and a diameter of 14 cm. To the nearest whole -
## Help me! Geometry

A design on the surface of a balloon is 5 cm wide when the balloon holds 71 cm^3 of air. How much air does the balloon hold when the design is 10 cm wide? Explain the method you use to find the amount of air. How would I solve this step by step? -
## Calculus

Consider the line through the points (3,2,5) and (1,1,1). Consider the plane A that is perpendicular to this line, and passing through the point (-1,0,2). Consider the plane B that passes through the points (1,-1,0), (0,2,0), and (0,5,2). Consider the -
## Geometry

Jason designed an arch made of wrought iron for the top of a mall entrance. The 11 segments between the two concentric circles are each 1.25 m long. Find the total length of wrought iron used to make the structure. Round the answer to the nearest meter. -
## English

Which sentence has no direct object? A. Read me those directions again, please. B. Can you return this book by tomorrow? C. I just told Janice to call me tonight. D. Hank spoke to the audience for an hour. I think D.. -
## English

What is the prepositional phrase in this sentence, and what does it modify? The purpose of the last song was to show off all the musicians’ talents. A. of the last song; an adjective phrase that modifies the noun purpose B. to show off all the -
## English

Coyote hid himself and watched the Beings from a distance. He noticed that for a short time when they changed guardians of the fire, it remained unguarded. When the moment was right, Coyote snatched up a flaming piece of fire and raced away, the furious -
## English

What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence? In August, we went to Ontario and to upstate New York to see Niagara Falls. A. to Ontario B. to upstate New York C. to see D. to see Niagara Falls I think its C -
## English

What is the most likely reason that Shakespeare would include a scene in a tragedy that focuses on a minor character who uses a commoner’s dialect and falls over everything? A. to show that he is democratic B. to promote a social cause C. to poke fun at -
## English

Which of the following sentences contains an infinitive phrase? A. Racing through the park, she paused only to drink. B. Reading by flashlight does not cause bad vision. C. Mom’s idea was to pack the night before our early flight. D. Remembering every -
## Math

If I post is put every 6 feet along the fence that is rectangular and nuts 42 feet long and 36 foot wide how many posts do I need -
## math

a chemist wants to create a solution that is 36% acid. How many liters of a 60% acid solution must be added to 30 liters of a 15% acid solution to obtain this 36% acid mixture? -
## Math

Suppose x is an angle in the second quadrant such that cosx=-8/17, what is the value of tan(3x/2)? -
## Math

Please help with math question below: Express the triple angle formula of tangent (i.e. tan〖(3x)〗) in terms of tanx. -
## Math

Suppose a function f(x) has domain (-1,1). Find the domains of f((x+1)/(x-1)) -
## trig

If sinx=3 cosx, then what is sinx∙cosx? -
## Math

You are given triangle ABC. AB=13,BC=15, and CA=14. Point D is on segment BC and CD=6. Point E is on segment BC such that CE>CD and ∠BAE=∠CAD. What is the length of BE? -
## Math

How many values of x satisfy the equation: sinx=x^2/(625π^2 )? -
## Math

A pirate is on a hill looking at a building. The building is 400 feet tall. The angle of elevation from the pirate to the building is 4° and the angle of depression from the pirate to the bottom of the building is 2°. What is the shortest distance the -
## Trig

Write an algebraic expression for the following: sin(arctan〖(x+1)/(x-1)〗 ) -
## Trig

Prove the identity: (sin(2x-y)+siny)/(cos(2x-y)+cosy )=tanx -
## Math

A weight of 150 lbs is placed on a smooth plane inclined at an angle of 24° with the horizontal. What is the required force needed to prevent the weight from sliding down the plane? -
## trig

The hypotenuse of a right triangle has length 8. The area of the triangle is also 8 units squared. What is the perimeter of the triangle? -
## Calculus

An airplane is heading at a bearing of N23°E at a speed of 700 km/hr, but there is a wind blowing from the west at 60 km/hr. If the plane does not make any correction, what will be the bearing of the plane? What is its speed relative to the ground (ground -
## sciencce

A dog breeder wanted to produce a small variety of cocker spaniel. He mated the smallest dogs from various litters for many generations. This is an example of -
## Geometry

Use the Distance Formula and the x-axis of the coordinate plane. Show why the distance between two points on a number line (the x-axis) is | a – b |, where a and b are the x-coordinates of the points. How would I solve this? -
## geometry

What is the value of x? Justify each step. AC=32 2x 6x+8 .__________________._________________. A B C Drawing not to scale AB + BC = AC a.segment addition postulate 2x + 6x + 8 =32 b.substitution 8x + 8 = 32 c.simplification 8x = 24 d.addition property of -
## geometry

What is the value of x? Justify each step. AC=32 2x 6x+8 .__________________._________________. A B C Drawing not to scale AB + BC = AC a.segment addition postulate 2x + 6x + 8 =32 b.substitution 8x + 8 = 32 c.simplification 8x = 24 d.addition property of -
## geometry

Write the conditional statement that the Venn diagram illustrates. The Venn diagram includes a large circle and it says quadrilateral and a small circle in it that says squares. Would this be the answer: If quadrilaterals are a four sided figure then in is -
## physics

A honeybee with a mass of 0.175 g lands on one end of a popsicle stick (Active Example 9-2). After sitting at rest for a moment, the bee runs toward the other end with a velocity 1.75 cm/s relative to the still water. What is the speed of the 5.00 g stick -
## physics

Two 75.0 kg hockey players skating at 5.60 m/s collide and stick together. If the angle between their initial directions was 115°, what is their velocity after the collision? (Let the motion of player 1 be in the positive x-direction and the motion of -
## physics

To balance a 29.8 kg automobile tire and wheel, a mechanic must place a 58.2 g lead weight 25.0 cm from the center of the wheel. When the wheel is balanced, its center of mass is exactly at the center of the wheel. How far from the center of the wheel was -
## Geometry

A tire leaves a track of fresh snow. The area of the track is 250 square feet. How many turns does the tire make?