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Newest questions and responses by amy
  1. Physics

    How do the pressure variations with depth affect our ability to explore the ocean? In particular, what are some of the challenges of scuba diving?

    asked on December 12, 2018
  2. algebra

    the green team at middle school wants to beautify the school garden ....the green team is bulding a fence around garden . what is the total amount of fence they wiil need to complete project length 6x+16 . w= 3x+8 other side l . l =4x+10 other side .

    asked on November 17, 2018
  3. Math

    First of all, sorry to post a similar question to the one I asked before. I do not know if that is allowed, my apologies. Calculate the sum from k=1 to infinity (or n) of (k^4) - (k-4)^4 The book says that the answer is n^4, but I find this incoherent as

    asked on November 14, 2018
  4. Math

    Calculate the sum from k=1 to infinity (or n) of (k^4)- (k-1)^4 It says that the solution is n^4, but I do not know why, I tried separating it in a telescoping sum, and expanding it, but I obtain at the end more values than expected. Please help

    asked on November 14, 2018
  5. Math

    Two successive discounts of 50% and 50% are followed by two successive increases of 20% and 20%. What single percentage change would produce the same result?

    asked on November 10, 2018
  6. Math

    Jason and his four friends want to rent scooters. Scooters 'R Us rent scooters for a $50 fee plus $12 for each scooter. How much does each friend pay if they rent 5 scooters and they want to split the cost evenly? Write an expression to show the total cost

    asked on November 6, 2018
  7. Chemistry

    Seawater contains approximately 3.5%NaCl by mass and has a density of 1.02 g/mL. What volume of seawater contains 9.0 g of sodium?

    asked on October 17, 2018
  8. SAT Math

    If the expression 4x^2/2x-1 is written in the equivalent form 1/2x-1+A, what is A in terms of x? A) 2x+1 B) 2x-1 C) 4x^2 D) 4x^2-1

    asked on October 9, 2018
  9. Statistics

    A breathalyser test is used by police in an area to determine whether a driver has an excess of alcohol in their blood. The device is not totally reliable: 8 % of drivers who have not consumed an excess of alcohol give a reading from the breathalyser as

    asked on October 9, 2018
  10. science

    How does crossing-over result in genetic recombination? A-It mixes half the maternal chromosomes with half the paternal chromosomes. B- It randomly separates the maternal and paternal chromosomes. C- It reduces the original cell’s chromosome number by

    asked on October 5, 2018
  11. College Math

    A rectangle is three times as long as it is wide. Squares of side 2 feet are cut from each corner. Then the sides are folded up to make an open box. Express the volume of the box as a function of the width, x.

    asked on October 5, 2018
  12. Pre Calculus

    Find the number of units that produces maximum revenue given by R = 900x-0.1x^2, where R is the total revenue in dollars and x is the number of units sold.

    asked on October 3, 2018
  13. Math

    The graph of f(x)=1/x^2 is horizontally compressed by a factor of 14, then shifted to the right 9 units and up 3 units.

    asked on September 17, 2018
  14. Chemistry

    In a butane lighter, 9.8 g of butane combines with 35.1 g of oxygen to form 29.6 g carbon dioxide and how many grams of water?

    asked on September 14, 2018
  15. Chemistry

    A sample of aluminum with mass of 53.3 g is initially at 143 ∘C What is the temperature of the aluminum after it loses 2.76 x 103 J?

    asked on September 14, 2018
  16. Chemistry

    A 5.0×101 kg sample of water absorbs 333 kJ of heat. If the water was initially at 23.1 ∘C, what is its final temperature?

    asked on September 14, 2018
  17. Science

    We know the next following bond energies: C≡O: 1 075 kJ; H−H: 435 kJ; C−H: 393 kJ; C−O: 356 kJ; O−H: 464 kJ. With that, a) Calculate how many kJs of energy are required to break all the simple bonds in 0,2 moles of CH4. b) With the energy bonds,

    asked on September 3, 2018
  18. Math

    At Janine's party ,the orchestra has 10 guitar players and 8 flute payers .at jakes party the orchestra has 12 guitar players if the ratio of guitar players to flute players is the same at both parties ,how many flute players are there at jakes

    asked on August 23, 2018
  19. Sat Math

    Line l has a y-intercept of 2 and contains the points (a,a) and (2a,12). If a is a positive constant, what is the slope of line l?

    asked on August 12, 2018
  20. Sat Math

    0.2B + 0.1S = C Rhia is using the above equation to investigate the carbon footprint, C, in kilograms of carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, for her morning commute which S miles are by subway and B miles are by bus. How many kilograms of (CO2) per mile does

    asked on August 2, 2018
  21. Sat Math

    Gary learned that the value of his car depreciates by 15% per year. Which of the following functions best describes the value of his car the year after the car is worth m dollars? A. f(m) = 0.15m B. f(m) = 0.85m C. f(m) = 1 - 0.15m D. f(m) = 1 - 0.85m

    asked on August 2, 2018
  22. Sat Math

    The bottom of a ski slope is 6,500 feet above sea level, the top of the slope is 11,000 feet above sea level, and the slope drops 5 feet vertically for every 12 feet traveled in the horizontal direction. From the top of the slope, Kayla skis at an average

    asked on August 2, 2018
  23. Sat Math

    If x is a positive integer and l2x+6l > 10, what is the least possible value of x? NOTE: l2x+6l means absolute value of 2x+6

    asked on August 1, 2018
  24. Sat Math

    If y = m^4 = n^3 and y is greater than 1, the mn =? A. y^1/12 B. y^1/7 C. y^7/12 D. y^7

    asked on August 1, 2018
  25. Sat math

    Brian and Richard stand back-t0-back. Each boy takes 5 equally spaced steps, in opposite directions from the starting location. At this point, Richard walks to where Brian is in 9 steps. How many times bigger are Richard's steps than Brian's steps? A. 4/5

    asked on July 19, 2018
  26. chem

    Pb(aq)2+ + 2e- → Pb(s) Ero = - 0.13 V Sc(aq)3+ + 3e- → Sc(s) Ero = - 2.02 V a) Write a balanced chemical equation for a spontaneous reaction involving these half reactions. b) Explain your rationale for the reaction going in this direction.

    asked on June 14, 2018
  27. History

    Which was the leading hydroelectric power producer in 2006?

    asked on May 19, 2018
  28. calc 1

    The acceleration function (in m/s2) and the initial velocity v(0) are given for a particle moving along a line. a(t) = 2t + 2, v(0) = −3, 0 ≤ t ≤ 3 (a) Find the velocity at time t. (b) Find the distance traveled during the given time interval.

    asked on May 3, 2018
  29. Physics

    In separate experiments, an object is placed 12.0 cm in front of two different mirrors: a flat mirror and a convex mirror. The image formed by the convex mirror is 4.0 cm closer to the mirror than the image formed by the plane mirror. Determine the focal

    asked on April 30, 2018
  30. Physics

    When the light of a wavelength 450 nm is passed through a certain diffraction grating, the first order diffraction maximum is found to be at an angle of 35° to the straight through. Calculate the distance between adjacent slits in the grating

    asked on April 28, 2018
  31. Math

    Find the consumer surplus at the equilibrium point.(I keep using the formula listed below but get a completely different answer from what the book says. I am a visual person so please show me step by step so I can see where I went wrong. D(x)=(x-6)^2 ; x=3

    asked on April 27, 2018
  32. Calculus 1

    y= 3/x^3; [1,3] Find the area under the graph of the function over the integral given. The book answer is 4/3

    asked on April 26, 2018
  33. Physics

    The pupil of an eagle’s eye has a diameter of 6.0 mm. Two field mice are separated by 0.010 m. From a distance of 186 m, the eagle sees them as one unresolved object and dives toward them at a speed of 20 m/s. Assume that the eagle’s eye detects light

    asked on April 2, 2018
  34. Physics

    A converging lens (f1 = 24.0 cm) is located 56.0 cm to the left of a diverging lens (f2 = -28.0 cm). An object is placed to the left of the converging lens, and the final image produced by the two-lens combination lies 19.7 cm to the left of the diverging

    asked on March 21, 2018
  35. Physics

    A converging lens (f1 = 24.0 cm) is located 56.0 cm to the left of a diverging lens (f2 = -28.0 cm). An object is placed to the left of the converging lens, and the final image produced by the two-lens combination lies 19.7 cm to the left of the diverging

    asked on March 20, 2018
  36. Physics

    A filmmaker wants to achieve an interesting visual effect by filming a scene through a converging lens with a focal length of 54.0 m. The lens is placed between the camera and a horse, which canters toward the camera at a constant speed of 7.8 m/s. The

    asked on March 18, 2018
  37. Physics

    The frequency of a light wave is the same when the light travels in ethyl alcohol or in carbon disulfide. Find the ratio of the wavelength of the light in ethyl alcohol to that in carbon disulfide. The refractive indices n of carbon disulfide and ethyl

    asked on March 12, 2018
  38. Chemistry 2 - pH

    You are given an aqueous salt solution and have determined that its pH is 5.19 at 25°C. Predict which of the following three salt solutions it is most likely to be. solution (1): a solution of ammonium nitrate (NH4NO3) solution (2): a solution of

    asked on February 28, 2018
  39. Physics

    A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 56.6 mi/h sees a deer 106 m away on the road. Calculate the magnitude of the acceleration necessary for the car to stop just barely missing the deer (assuming that the deer does not move in the meantime). Answer in

    asked on February 26, 2018
  40. educatial technology

    which of the following statements is true of a time management plan? a. it is a work in progress that will need to be altered many times b. the plan you create is the one you should stick with c. you dont need to schedule breaks or free time d. it isnt

    asked on February 24, 2018
  41. Math

    The local swimming pool is having a contest and all students are welcome to enter. The pool officials want a new logo that has rotational symmetry with 120⁰ and 240⁰ as its angles of rotation. Draw an entry for the contest.

    asked on February 8, 2018
  42. Pre-Calc

    cos^3 = (1/2 cosx)(1+cos2x) Please make the left match the right.

    asked on January 25, 2018
  43. Math

    A balloon has a diameter of 10 inches and a height of 20 inches. How much helium will it take to fill the balloon in inches cubed

    asked on January 24, 2018
  44. Physics question

    mass 0.3kg is moving on the ground at speed 4m/s towards ball B which is at rest on the ground and has mass of 0.8kg. When A collides with B the ball remains in contact for 0.2 sec after the collision B moves forward with a velocity of 1.8m/s find the

    asked on January 10, 2018
  45. Chemistry

    Hi there, can someone please help me with this chemistry problem? Write the equation for the acid-base reaction that takes place when nitric acid (HNO3) dissolves in H2O. (Include the phase of each substance.) I got HNO3(aq) + H2O --> H3O+(aq) + NO3−(aq)

    asked on December 18, 2017
  46. Math

    An Anthropologist finds bones that her Instruments measure it as 0.921% of the amount of carbon- 14 the bones would have contained when the person was alive. How long ago did the person die? The half life, t 1/2, carbon 14 is 5,730 years. Round To the

    asked on November 11, 2017
  47. Math

    The Mendes family bought a new house 10 years ago for $101,000. The house is now worth $160,000. Assuming a steady rate of growth, what was the yearly rate of appreciation ?

    asked on November 11, 2017
  48. Math

    Pedro and Ivan raced each other in a 24-mile bike race. After 2o minutes, Pedro traveled 5 miles. Ivan had spent the 20 minutes travelling at a rate of 16 miles per hour. Which person was in first place after 20 minutes? Use words and/or numbers to show

    asked on November 9, 2017
  49. Math

    Donald Trump purchased a large box of his own books for $55,000. He gave 25 of the books to other republican nominees and then sold the rest on an Internet website for $63,000, making a profit of $15 on each one. a) How many his books were in the box? b)

    asked on November 8, 2017
  50. Math

    Brock Obama, Justin Trudeau and Jinping Xi decide to help Mr Blakely bathe his super cat Mike Wazowski. Brock can bathe Mike Wazowski in x minutes, Justin can bathe it in 2 minutes less than Brock, and Jinping can bathe it in 2 minutes more than Brock.

    asked on November 8, 2017
  51. Math

    A game has 30 cards numbered 1 through 30. e cards are shu ed. one card is picked at random. Find each probability. Which cards would give a probability of 1/10 they were picked.

    asked on November 3, 2017
  52. math

    3 times a number is greater than half of the number by 50. What is the number?

    asked on October 25, 2017
  53. Genetics

    Describe how chromosomes are cultured and prepared for laboratory analysis?

    asked on October 17, 2017
  54. Science

    Difference between prokaryotes and eukaryotes

    asked on October 16, 2017
  55. Genetics

    Describe how chromosomes are cultured and prepared for laboratory analysis?

    asked on October 15, 2017
  56. Science

    Explain water potential and how it affects osmosis?

    asked on October 15, 2017
  57. Genetics

    Explain the chromosomal differences between males and females?

    asked on October 14, 2017
  58. Physics

    A football player kicks a field goal, launchingthe ball at an angle of 48" above the horizontal. During the kick, the ball is in contact with the player's foot for 0.045 s, and the ball's acceleration is 290 m/sz. Vvhat is the range of the football?

    asked on October 10, 2017
  59. history

    In what way does Saudi Arabia play an important role in foreign and security aspects in the Middle East

    asked on October 7, 2017
  60. Social Studies

    Why is the legacy of colonial powers a barrier to democracy in the Middle East?

    asked on September 30, 2017
  61. science

    Goose grass grows tightly around other plants such as hawthorn bushes. suggest two reasons why this method of growth is an advantage for the goose grass.

    asked on September 24, 2017
  62. PreCalculus

    Let f(x) = x^2 +3x - 1 and g(x) = x^3 +4x^2 +1. Find (f-g)(x) a. (f-g)(x)=-x^3 - 3x^2 +3x b. (f-g)(x)=x^3 - 3x^2 +3x - 2 c. (f-g)(x)=--x^3 - 3x^2 +3x - 2 d. (f-g)(x)=-x^3 - 7x^2 +3x - 2

    asked on September 20, 2017
  63. Lab Math

    A stock solution of inulin has a concentration of 500mg/ml. From this stock 0.50ml is diluted with 0.50ml of sterile saline. After 30 min blood is sampled and produces a result of 50ug/ml. What is total extravascular volume?

    asked on September 6, 2017
  64. Math

    So I need help with 2 questions. This is what is being asked. Write the slope-intercept forms of the equations of the lines through the given point (a) parallel to the given line and (b) perpendicular to the given line. 1. (3, -2) x - y =0 2. (-4, 1) y + 2

    asked on August 27, 2017
  65. Essay Writing

    So I'm supposed to write an essay about promoting South East Asian Literature in general and I don't know how to make a good introduction and how to persuade people in general. Any tips/advice would be great. Thanks :)

    asked on August 10, 2017
  66. math

    A fruit seller sold 234 apples.He sold twice as many apples as mangoes.how many more apples did he sell?

    asked on July 13, 2017
  67. Math

    A bag of candy contains 11 peppermints, 8 chocolates,13 gumdrops, and 9 licorices. jack randomly takes a gumdrop from the bag and eats it. what is the probability that the next candy she takes will be a gumdrop or a peppermint?

    asked on July 12, 2017
  68. Microbiology

    How would you determine the minimum bactericidal concentration of a given microbial agent?

    asked on June 4, 2017
  69. English

    Which passage would best reflect Gatsby personality and why ? From the book called Great Gatsby

    asked on May 23, 2017
  70. chemistry

    what is something that would lower the freezing point of water to -3.7 degrees c if one mole were placed in 1000 g of water? I don't understand how to do this question, I'd appreciate the help (: Thank you

    asked on May 17, 2017
  71. Physics

    A seagull drops a claim from a height of 40m above the rocks. If the air temperature is 0 degrees C, how long after the claim is dropped does the sound of it drinking the rocks directly below reach the seagull? Assume that the seagull hovered in place

    asked on May 15, 2017
  72. physics

    a destroyer sends out a sonar pulse that returns from a submarine in 1.68s. if the spped of sound in the sea of water is 1531m/s, how far away is the submarine I don't really understand what the question is asking. I appreciate your help! Thank you

    asked on May 15, 2017
  73. college chemistry!!!

    Calculate the pH of 500ml 0.07M nitrous acid solution to which 1.4015 grams of sodium nitrite (KW=68.9953) are added.

    asked on May 12, 2017
  74. chemistry

    What is a liquid that is known for its high viscosiy due to H bonds? (not water) I'm not sure how to find this, I feel like it should be easy to just google but I really can't find anything about it. I'd appreciate your help, thank you!

    asked on May 11, 2017
  75. chemistry

    So the question I have is: Calculate the pressure of dry hydrogen collected. (Use the water temperature). And the evidence that we obtained was: Length of magnesium 3.8Cm Mass of 1 m of magnesium 1.254g Volume of hydrogen collected 67mL Air temperature 27C

    asked on May 10, 2017
  76. Social studies

    1. If a consumer makes monthly payments of $250 to pay off a car loan, what type of credit is she using? (1 point) non­revolving revolving short term unsecured 2. Caitlin wants to buy an airline ticket, but she’s uncomfortable taking that much cash to

    asked on May 5, 2017
  77. Math

    Joe spent .55 of his money in one shop and 2/5 of it in another, he then had €6 left, how much had he at first?

    asked on May 3, 2017
  78. chemistry HELP

    a flask containing 50ml of 0.128M sodium acetate is titrated with 0.138M nitric acid. Calculate the initial ph of the acetate solution and calculate the ph after the addition of 24.9ml of nitric acid. pKa for acetate 4.757

    asked on April 27, 2017
  79. physics HELP!!

    A diffraction grating has 600 lines/mm. Light with a wavelenght of 600nm is incident on it. A screen is placed 0.1m from the grating. Calculate the distance from the 1st and 2nd order maxima on the screen

    asked on April 26, 2017
  80. physics HELP!!

    A capacitor is constructed from two aluminium plates 1.5cm on a side separated by 0.2mm of air. (A) Calculate the capacitance of the capacitor. (2 sig figures) (B)Calculate the voltage required to store 1nJ of energy in the capacitor.

    asked on April 26, 2017
  81. Math

    6 times the difference of a number and 9 is 18 less than the number. I need to write out as an equasion. Help!

    asked on April 25, 2017
  82. physics (mirrors)

    An object is placed from a concave mirror with a radius of curvature of 50cm. The object has a height of 5cm. a)Calculate the focal lenght of the mirror. b)Calculate the position of the image formed by the mirror. Is the image real or virtual? c)Calculate

    asked on April 25, 2017
  83. physics

    1. a) using heat exchange and conservation of thermal energy determine the specific latent heat of fusion for ice. b) determine the percentage error The data we determined was: Hot water: mass - 0.1kg initial temp-87C final temp - 56 C Melted ice: mass -

    asked on April 11, 2017
  84. Physics

    Determine the percentage error. So we found that aluminium has a specific heat capacity of 18441J/KgC And I know that the percentage error = mv-av/av x 100% But how do we know the actual value of aluminium? My teacher never gave it to us. And when it says

    asked on April 10, 2017
  85. Physics

    Using heat exchange and conservation of thermal energy, determine the specific heat capacity for your metal. So the data we have is: Aluminium: Mass - 0.004 Initial temp - 100C Final temp: 32C Water: Mass -0.1 Initial temp - 20C Final temp - 32C I know

    asked on April 9, 2017
  86. chemistry

    So we did an experiment where we mixed Cacl2 and NaCl and then found the mass of the precipitate. Then we compared it to reference data on a standard curve to see the mass of Na2Co3 reacting to produce the CaCo3. So what I'm stuck on is this: Suppose the

    asked on April 4, 2017
  87. algebra 2

    how to find the value of sec theta -15/4 and Tan theta 12 when theta is greater than zero and less than 360

    asked on April 2, 2017
  88. chemistry

    lactic acid is the avid responsible for the sour test in spit milk. on the basis of combustion analysis, it's percentage composition by mass is 40.00% carbon, 6.71%hydrogen and x% oxygen. a. Calculate the empirical formula of lactic acid b. The molar mass

    asked on March 31, 2017
  89. physics

    How long would it take a 750W electric motor to do 1.5x10^5 of work What I have so far: So we know w=!@#$%^&pxd 1.5x10^5=750xd So we can arrange that to find d. And then maybe use a formula to find t? Thank you!!

    asked on March 30, 2017
  90. Physics

    Determine the amount of work required for each of the following: a) to lower a 35kg sack of rice through a height of 3.5m b) to carry the 30kg sack of rice 10m along a corridor c)to crave the sack of rice 15m along the corridor at a constant velocity

    asked on March 28, 2017
  91. Physics

    A 200h bag of potato chips contains 4.8MJ of energy. How long would it take you working at your maximum body power to consume this energy? So we did 2 trials where we ran up the stairs, and my final power for 1 was 246W and for the other it was 338W. So I

    asked on March 27, 2017
  92. Physics

    Hello so my question is an 85kg kangaroo acquires 2.2kJ of energy in jumping straight up and down from rest. How high does the kangaroo jump? My solution: When he's at rest Eg=2200J but in air Eg=0 Eg=mhh 2200=85(9.8)h 2.64m=h Looking at it now it doesn't

    asked on March 27, 2017
  93. math

    3 fourth of a class are boys. The girls are 24 less than the boys. How many pupils are in the class?

    asked on March 21, 2017
  94. Maths

    Karan took a loan of rs 70000 from a bank. If the rate of interest is 10%per annum find difference in amount he would be paying after 1.5 year if the interest is compound annually and compound half yearly

    asked on March 13, 2017
  95. Math

    A taxi service charges a $1.90 fee for each ride plus an additional .80 per mile. If a taxi ride cost $4.30, how many miles did the taxi travel travel during the ride?

    asked on March 8, 2017
  96. Math

    A rectangular garden has a length if 6.8 meters and seea perimeter of 20.6 meters. What is the width if the garden?

    asked on March 8, 2017
  97. Math

    A carpenter cut pieces from a 12 foot long board that were 4 3/4 feet long and 3 1/2 feet long. What is the length of the remaining part if the board?

    asked on March 8, 2017
  98. Math

    Factor the following expression completely: 2ab+6a+12abc

    asked on March 7, 2017
  99. Math

    Ziggy earned $7.50 per hour plus an additional $100 in tips in Saturday. He earned more than $145 in all. Write an inequality to show h, the amount of hours he may have worked on Saturday.

    asked on March 7, 2017
  100. Math

    A recipe calls for 2 1/4 of salt for every 1 1/8 teaspoon of black pepper. How many teaspoons of salt are needed for each teaspoon of pepper used?

    asked on March 7, 2017

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