# mysterychicken

Newest questions and responses by mysterychicken-
## Sociology

In America, the family of the 1950's (young, married, two children, father works while mother stays at home) is often idealized. What social factors caused that family structure to exist and why is it less common today? I can't seem to think of any

*asked on March 7, 2017* -
## Sociology

does anyone know how sociological institutions were involved in the creation and maintenance of slavery? Thanks -MC

*asked on February 2, 2017* -
## Stats

What types of bias could be in a survey asking students how many classes they take per semester? Thanks -MC

*asked on September 3, 2016* -
## Math (Dividend Growth Rate)

I'm trying to figure out the annual dividend growth of a company in 30 years using the current annual dividend rate, and the 5 year growth rate. The formula is A= P(1+r)^t The current dividend Is $1.92 and the Five year dividend is $2.3 So I took 1.92(1 +

*asked on April 30, 2016* -
## MLA citation

So I need to cite an article in this sentence: According to an article from the Huffington Post titled "Textual Harassment-- Another Form of Bullying", “it means repeatedly sending offensive, inappropriate, and unsolicited texts aimed at bullying,

*asked on November 12, 2015* -
## MLA citation

So I need to cite an article in this sentence: According to an article from the Huffington Post titled "Textual Harassment-- Another Form of Bullying", “it means repeatedly sending offensive, inappropriate, and unsolicited texts aimed at bullying,

*asked on November 11, 2015* -
## APA Format

I'm so used to using MLA that I'm struggling with citing in-text using APA. "Metropolitan areas with high concentrations of employment in higher paying occupations also tend to have greater inequality.” (Cunningham, 2015). Does that look right? Do I need

*asked on October 31, 2015* -
## Sociology

Hi, I'm writing a paper for my social problems class and am having a hard time coming up with advantages and disadvantages of increasing the number of street-patrolling police officers as a means to combat the high prevalence of violent crime within the

*asked on April 14, 2015* -
## Chem

Sort the following chromium compounds by whether the cation is chromium(II) or chromium(III). Cr2S3, Cr3P2, Crl3, CrO, CrBr2, CrN. How would I solve this? Soo stuck. Thanks! -MC

*asked on February 26, 2014* -
## Chem

What is the formula for an ionic compound that contains the elements calcium and fluorine? Is it CaF2? (small 2) Thanks -MC

*asked on February 25, 2014* -
## Chem

What would the Lewis Dot structures for Group 5A (15) and Group 7A (17) look like? Thanks -MC

*asked on February 20, 2014* -
## Chem

I'm not sure about this: Rank from most to least valence electrons- Xe, In, I, Sb, Rb Thanks -MC

*asked on February 20, 2014* -
## Chem

Can someone please check this for me? It's ranking the following bonds in order of increasing ionic bond character. Cl-Cl C-H H-Cl Mg-C H-O Na-Cl Ca-O Cs-F I'm not sure where Fe-O, and Fe-C fall. Thanks -MC

*asked on February 20, 2014* -
## Chemistry

Rank Cd, Br, and Si from worst to best conductor of electricity. Is it Br, Cd, Si? Thanks -MC

*asked on February 7, 2014* -
## Chem (Specific Heat)

I am confused as to how to solve this problem. Can someone please tell me the steps? I know SH = heat/ mass x change in temp. What is the specific heat of a metal if 7.74 × 103 J of energy is required to warm a 75.0 g sample of the metal from 10 °C to

*asked on February 6, 2014* -
## Chem

Not sure how to solve: If a sugar solution has a density of 0.98 g/cm^3, what is the percent mass sugar content? Thanks -MC

*asked on February 6, 2014* -
## Chem

When conducting an experiment on determining density, what would the variable be? not the mass or temperature...can't figure it out. Thanks -MC

*asked on February 6, 2014* -
## chemistry

Just need help solving this one, please: The grams of fat in one avocado if it has 405 Calories, 13 g of carbohydrate, and 5 g of protein Express your answer using one significant figure. Thanks -MC

*asked on February 1, 2014* -
## chemistry

I need help solving this: The grams of protein in 1 cup of soup that has 110 Cal with 7 g of fat and 9 g of carbohydrate. Express your answer using one significant figure. Thanks -MC

*asked on February 1, 2014* -
## Chemistry

The total Calories for 2 tablespoons of crunchy peanut butter that contains 6 g of carbohydrate, 16 g of fat, and 7 g of protein. Express your answer using one significant figure. How do I figure out the amount of kcal per carb fat and protein? Thanks -MC

*asked on February 1, 2014* -
## chemistry

I'm not sure how to solve this: If 125 cal of heat is applied to a 60.0-g piece of copper at 20.0∘C , what will the final temperature be? The specific heat of copper is 0.0920 cal/(g⋅∘C). Express the final temperature numerically in degrees Celsius

*asked on January 30, 2014* -
## Chemistry

I have this problem: How much heat energy is required to raise the temperature of 0.365kg of copper from 23.0 ∘C to 60.0 ∘C? The specific heat of copper is 0.0920 cal/(g⋅∘C). I did the equation using formula Heat= mass x change in temperature x

*asked on January 29, 2014* -
## Chemistry

1.A patient needs 2.10×10−2g of a sulfa drug. There are 8.00mg tablets in stock. How many tablets should be given? Really need help with this! :/ Thanks -MC

*asked on January 27, 2014* -
## Math

I need help with these please: 4. Simplify sqrt27/75. The answer should be in simplest form 5. Solve for w. (3w-15) (w^2 + 11w +30) = 0 Thanks -MC

*asked on November 21, 2013* -
## Math

|6-8| - |9| = -7?

*asked on September 4, 2013* -
## math

Can someone please help me on this question! Research subjects that are divided up based on gender, age, etc. to be compared to people of the same group is what type of design experiment?

*asked on June 21, 2013* -
## Math

I'm really stuck on these STATS questions.Can someone please help! 1. The probability of a car in a population having faulty brakes is .05. If we take a sample of 150 cars, find the standard deviation of the sampling distribution. 2. The strength of ten

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

Can I gt some help on these questions! 1.Research subjects that are divided up based on gender, age, etc. to be compared to people of the same group is what type of design experiment? 2. A biologist collects a sample of 50 snakes. The snakes have a mean

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## Math

No clue how to solve this. If you have performed a linear regression of data that ranges from 1-10 and has a y=2x+5, what is the extrapolated value for y at 11

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## Math

1. Exponential growth follows the formula y=a(1+r)^x and exponential decay follows the formula y=a(1-r)^x.. This seems obviously TRUE But now I'm having doubts about the decay formula Is this true or false?

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

Not sure about this question... 1. State the range for the function f(x) = -log 1/2(base) (x-1) + 2 ..help?

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

1. Find f^1 (x) for f(x) = -2 / 5x+3 I got f^-1 (x) = -2 - 3x / 5x Is that right?

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

1. The following functions are inverses of each other: f(x) = 3x - 7 and g(x)= x+3 / 7 False, right?

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

I went through and solved this problem plenty of times...and my answer always comes out to 5/6..however, that's not even one of the choices. One of the choices is 6/5 though... maybe I'm doing somehting wrong 1. Find the missing value. Y is directly

*asked on June 20, 2013* -
## math

Is this correct? 1. Write v as the sum of 2 vector components if v = 2i + j and w = 3i - 2j v = (12/13i - 8/13j) + (14/13i + 21/13j)

*asked on June 19, 2013* -
## math

18. Exponential growth follows the formula y= a(1+r)^x and exponential decay follows the formula y= a (1-r)^x. False? 23. In controlled experiments, the researcher is able to find a casual relationship between the variables- True 27. The explanatory and

*asked on June 19, 2013* -
## Math

1. Find the angle between the vectors, approximate your answer to the nearest tenth. v= (-4, -3) w= (2, 6) Answer: 145.3 degrees 17. One type of data that is non linear in nature is the exponential function. -False? 19. Exponential data follows the

*asked on June 19, 2013* -
## Math

Can someone please double check my answers. 1. What pattern does the logarithmic function exhibit? a. y = b+a(lnx) b. y = a+b(lnx) c. y = ax+b d. y = axb I think A and B both look right..I just went with B. 2. Let f(x) = log6x and g(x) = log1/2x. For all

*asked on June 19, 2013* -
## math

Can someone please double check my answers. 1. What pattern does the logarithmic function exhibit? a. y = b+a(lnx) b. y = a+b(lnx) c. y = ax+b d. y = axb I think A and B both look right..I just went with B. 2. Let f(x) = log6x and g(x) = log1/2x. For all

*asked on June 18, 2013* -
## Math

Can someone please double check my answers (My answers are in Capital) 1. If you produce a million products a day and you want to test ten of them to determine if they are up to standard, which ones will you choose? a. The second ten B. TEN RANDOM UNITS c.

*asked on June 18, 2013* -
## math

Can someone please double check my answers (My answers are in Capital) 1. If you produce a million products a day and you want to test ten of them to determine if they are up to standard, which ones will you choose? a. The second ten B. TEN RANDOM UNITS c.

*asked on June 17, 2013* -
## math

Can I please get my answers double checked? True or False 1. The tangent function is used to find the angel between two vectors. True 2. If two vectors are orthogonal, then their dot product is -1. False 3. The length of the projected vector is always

*asked on June 17, 2013* -
## STATS

I have done parts of this question (they are capitalized)which I was hoping someone could double check, and there are other parts that I need help on. 1. The manager of a fitness center is interested in the average weight-to-height ratio of the center's

*asked on June 15, 2013* -
## Stats

I have done parts of this question (they are capitalized)which I was hoping someone could double check, and there are other parts that I need help on. 1. The manager of a fitness center is interested in the average weight-to-height ratio of the center's

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

Can someone please show me step by step how to solve this, I've been stuck. Find the common ration r of the geometric series an that satisfies the following conditions: c=4, S=16 I would reallyy appreciate it if someone could help me

*asked on June 12, 2013* -
## math

I really need help A person opens up a savings account that pays 4% interest compounded quarterly. The person makes deposits every three months, including the initial deposit of $200 each. How many years will it take for the account to reach $30,000? For

*asked on June 11, 2013* -
## Stats

Sooo I'm a little confused on these 2 questions: 1. Sample: a. method of collecting, presenting, and describing sample data b. a numerical value summarizing all the data of an entire population c. a collection, or set, of individuals, objects, or event

*asked on June 11, 2013* -
## Math

Can someone check my answers and help me 1. A vector in standard position has its initial points at (0,0) True? 2. The general formula for finding the probability of two events A and B that are not mutually exclusive and overlap is given by: P(A or B) =

*asked on June 9, 2013* -
## Math

Can I get some help? 1. If v = (-5, -3), -5 ||v||^2 2. For the following vector v, find ||u||, the unit vector with the same direction angle as v. V = -25j Does u = -j? 3. True or False: To graphically add two vectors, V+w, using the tip-to-tail method,

*asked on June 9, 2013* -
## Math

I need some help with these quesitons 1. a1 = -1, and an = 4/3an-1 for n = 2, 3, 4, ___. What is the common ration, r, for this sequence? 2. A rubber ball is dropped from a height of 50 ft. Assume that each bounce of the ball is vertical and that each

*asked on June 8, 2013* -
## Math

I need some help with these quesitons 1. a1 = -1, and an = 4/3an-1 for n = 2, 3, 4, ___. What is the common ration, r, for this sequence? 2. A rubber ball is dropped from a height of 50 ft. Assume that each bounce of the ball is vertical and that each

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## Math

1. One of the formulas for finding the partial sum of an arithmetic sequence is Sn = n(a1 + an) True 2. The value of a probability must be in the interval [0, 1]? True

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## Math

1. Determine the formula for the nth term of the following sequence: 6, 14, 22, 30, 38, 46, ... I got an = 8n - 2 Is that right? 2. The following statement is true by mathematical induction: (4/3)^n > n for all n > or equal to 6 True? 3. To find the 6th

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## Math

1. Find the sum of the first 21 terms of the arithmetic sequence given by the formula an = n+5 I see that I have to plug in numbers and get the terms...but i'm sure there's a shorter way to do this instead of plugging in 21 numbers. 2. The following

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## Math

1. Find the area of the following triangle: c = 210 ft, A = 42.5 degrees, B = 71.4 degrees All I know is C will be 66.1 degrees...

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## Math

I need help with this question: 1. A hot air balloon is held at a constant altitude by 2 ropes that are anchored on the ground. One rope is 120 ft long and makes an angle of 65 with the ground. The other rope is 115 ft long. What is the distance between

*asked on June 7, 2013* -
## math

Can someone please check my answers and help me with the last question! 1. Solve sin2xcos2x = 4sin2x on the interval [0, 2pi] 0, pi, 2pi? 2. Exact value of sin(pi/12) - sin(5pi/12) root3/4? 3. Using factorial notation, 0! = 1 False? 4. Find the area of the

*asked on June 6, 2013* -
## Math

1. use the law of Sines to solve (if possible) the triangle for the value of c. A=27.5degrees, a=15cm, b=36.4cm 2. use the law of Sines to solve (if possible) the triangle for the value of c. B=52degrees, a=8cm, b=12cm How do I solve these type of

*asked on June 4, 2013* -
## Math

1. The information in the following problem allows you to construct 1 triangle. A=30degrees, a=1m, b=2m 2. The information in the following problem allows you to construct 1 triangle. A=30degrees, a=.5m, b=2m 3. The information in the following problem

*asked on June 4, 2013* -
## Math

1. Power reducing formulas can be used to rewrite 8sin^2 xcos^2 x as 1-cos4x. True or False? 2. Find the exact value of cos15 degrees using a suitable half angle formula. square root of 2+root3 / 2? 3. Find the exact value of cos^2(pi/8) using a suitable

*asked on June 4, 2013* -
## Math

Can someone please check my answers! 2. Find value of cos(255degrees)cos(105degrees) root3 - 2 / 4 3. cos(pi/12) - cos(5pi/12) Is it root3/4? 4. Use the appropriate sum-to-product formula to rewrite the expression sin6x - sin9x I don't really understand

*asked on June 4, 2013* -
## Math

1. use the suitable product-to-sum formula to rewrite the following expression: sin(13x/2)sin(5x/2) 2. Find value of cos(255degrees)cos(105degrees) is it 1/4? 3. cos(pi/12) - cos(5pi/12) root3/4? 4. Use the appropriate sum-to-product formula to rewrite the

*asked on June 3, 2013* -
## Math

1. Find the exact value of 2tan pi/12 / 1-tan^2 pi/12 root 3/3? 2. Given tanθ = -1/3 and with θ in quadrant IV, find the exact value of cos2(θ) 4/5 3. Exact value of cos^2 67.5 - sin^2 67.5 root3 /2 4. The expression cos 3θ can be rewritten as 1 -

*asked on June 3, 2013* -
## Math

1. On the interval [0, 2pi] what are the solutions to the equation sin3xcos2x = -cos3xsin2x + 1? pi/10 and pi/2? 2. What is the value of tan75degrees? √(3) + 1)/(1 - √(3))? 3. Value of cos(130degrees)cos(130degrees) + sin(10degrees)sin(10degrees)? Not

*asked on June 3, 2013* -
## Math

Can I please get some help on these questions: 1. How many solutions does the equation,2sin^2 2 θ = sin2θ have on the interval [0, 2pi]? 4? ...what about 4cos2θ = 8cos^2 2θ? 2. True or False: sin^2 4x = 1 has 8 solutions on the interval [0, 2pi]?

*asked on June 3, 2013* -
## SAT math

Can someone please double check my true and false answers! 1. All cylinders are prisms: TRUE 2. The angle opposite a side length of 6 cm in a triangle is larger than an angle opposite a side length of 7 cm in the same triangle: FALSE 3. The perpendicular

*asked on June 2, 2013* -
## SAT math

Can someone please help me with this question: Write an equation that describes the following variation statement, and then find the constant of proportionality k . z is inversely proportional to x and directly proportional to y ; z = -10 when x = 5 and y

*asked on June 2, 2013* -
## SAT math

1. x>15-2x / -3 Solve the linear inequality. Write the solution in set builder notation. So, -3x>15-2x, x

*asked on June 1, 2013* -
## SAT Math

Can I please get some help on these questions: 1. If , find the value of 2 square root of 17-x = 2x-10, find the value of x/4. 2. If absolute value of 3x+6 < 9, then which of the following is a possible value of x ? My answer choices are -7, 1, -5, -1, 10.

*asked on June 1, 2013* -
## Music

23. If the fourth chord of a note is a seventh above the root, the chord is: a. a 7th chord b. a triad c. non-tertian d. a 4th chord Not sure 33. The inversion of triads can be written with roman numerals and a. letters b. small numbers c. percentage signs

*asked on June 1, 2013* -
## SAT math

I've really been stuck on these questions: 1. If ( x + 2 y )= -4 and am = 6, then 2amx + 4amy = ____ ? 2. The integers x and y are such that x > y > 0 and x 2 - y 2 = 31. If x – y = 1, what is the value of x + y ? 3. What is the value of a that will make

*asked on June 1, 2013* -
## SAT math

1. True or False: The y -intercept of the linear equation x – y = 4 is (0, 4). False?...I think its -4 2. If 10 a > 17, then 30 a + 2 > ____ ? 53? 3. Which of the points below will satisfy the given system of inequalities? 2y>-2 and 15x

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## SAT math

1. Find the product of the solutions of this equation: 1 / x+1 - 6-x/6x = 0 2. If y is jointly proportional to x and z and y = 4 when x = 8 and z = 1, what is the value of y when x = 24 and z = 3? For this one I think I'm solving it wrong, because I keep

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## SAT math

1. x^2 + 4x + 1 = 0 has how many solutions? 2? 2. What is the greatest common factor of the polynomial 8y + 2x^3 y^2 - 2y^3? 2y? 3. The product of powers rule states that for any number a, and integers q and p, (a^q)(a^p)=a^q+p True 4. True or False: The

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## SAT Math

True or False: The least common denominator of each denominator in the following rational expression is (z-4)(z+4)(z-1)(z+1): 8 / z^2+5z+4 = 1 / z-4 + 1 / z-1 I am stuck on this one...

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## SAT math

1. If square root of 3x-11 +10 = 17, find the value of 10 x . I don't know how to solve with square roots. I subtracted 10 from both sides, so I'm left with square root of 3x-11 = 7...How do I solve for x?

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## SAT math

True or False: The least common denominator of each denominator in the following rational expression is -2(x-3)(x-1) : 8 / x^2-4x+3 = 1 / 3-x + 1 / 2 FALSE? True or False: The least common denominator of each denominator in the following rational

*asked on May 31, 2013* -
## Music

7. A triplet is a series of how many notes? - I think it's 3 but it could also be any number of notes from what I read? 13. There are 6 whole steps in a whole-tone scale- True? Thanks -MC

*asked on May 30, 2013* -
## SAT math

How many solutions does this have: x^2 + 2x + 1 = 0 I put one. 9x^2 + 49 = 42x I put one. x^2 + 4x + 1 = 0 I put two.

*asked on May 29, 2013* -
## Music

Where are the two half steps in a regular minor scale?

*asked on May 23, 2013* -
## Music

15. To find the interval between C and the next F up a. look at the black keys b. Count the white keys c. count by twos d. count black and white keys Not sure between B and D? 17. Between G and the next higher G is a. a P5 b. a P8 c. unison d. a P4 Thanks

*asked on May 23, 2013* -
## Music

Name an interval between two white keys with a black key between them. Thanks

*asked on May 19, 2013* -
## Science

1. What is molarity of products? I can't decide if it's a. The concentration of the reactants measured in mol/L of solution or b. The concentration of the products measured in mol/L of solution 4. How does pressure relate to reaction rates? I'm stuck

*asked on May 7, 2013* -
## Music

2. What is the 2nd scale degree of D flat major? is it G flat? 8. The interval between F and A is the same as a. D and B b. A and B c. F and G d. C and E 9. A minor second on the white keys is between a. A and B b. G and A c. D and E d. E and F 10. A half

*asked on May 7, 2013* -
## Physical Science

1. What is molarity of products? I can't decide if it's a. The concentration of the reactants measured in mol/L of solution or b. The concentration of the products measured in mol/L of solution 4. How does pressure relate to reaction rates? I'm stuck

*asked on May 6, 2013* -
## Physical Science

1. What is molarity of products? I can't decide if it's a. The concentration of the reactants measured in mol/L of solution or b. The concentration of the products measured in mol/L of solution 4. How does pressure relate to reaction rates? I'm stuck

*asked on May 6, 2013* -
## Physical Science

10. The more compact a metal is, the less brittle it becomes. -True? I'm confused about this one because of what the textbook says: "the more compact the atoms become, the harder the metal becomes. While the compactness makes the metal hard, a fracture on

*asked on May 3, 2013* -
## Physical Science

10. The more compact a metal is, the less brittle it becomes. -True? I'm confused about this one because of what the textbook says: "the more compact the atoms become, the harder the metal becomes. While the compactness makes the metal hard, a fracture on

*asked on May 2, 2013* -
## Physical Science

6. In order to turn 2 iron atoms into rust, 2 water molecules must be present. -False?

*asked on May 2, 2013* -
## Math

Need help with this: Graph f(x) = -√ x

*asked on February 5, 2013* -
## Math

If secx = -3, and x lies in quadrant II find tan x/2 -√2 or √3/3?

*asked on January 31, 2013* -
## Math

Power reducing formulas can be used to rewrite 8sin^2 x cos^2 x as 1 - cos4x True? Thanks

*asked on January 31, 2013* -
## Math

Use a double or half angle identity to find the exact value of the following expression: if cos x= 4/5 and 270° < x < 360°, find sin 2x Please help! Thanks

*asked on January 30, 2013* -
## Physical Science

1. The most diffuse elements have the largest atomic weight. -False? 2. A quantum is a small energy unit. -False? 3. Light travels in a continuous wave. -True?

*asked on January 11, 2013* -
## US Gov

Please help, I'm really stuck on these 1. Which court tries cases involving US citizens who have been accused of breaking federal laws? 2. What are the permanent bodies in Congress that review new bills related to issues of recurring importance called? 3.

*asked on November 15, 2012* -
## US Government

1. What was a major contributor to the increase in problems related to health, education, housing, and other social issues? 2. As part of the admission process, delegates must be elected to draft what document? Ans: The constitution? 3. The powers of the

*asked on October 19, 2012* -
## American Gov

2. Members of the Senate were originally chosen by the House of Representatives- True? 7. Which of the following does not serve to limit the power of the federal government? a. Tenth Amendment b. voting rights c. state legislators d. Bill of Rights C?

*asked on September 28, 2012* -
## Geometry

I need help with these problems: 11. The 2 captains of the school football team meet with the 3 captains of another team for the coin toss. If each captain shakes hands with each captain from the opposing team, how many different handshakes occur? 14. Find

*asked on June 17, 2012* -
## Spanish

33. "¿Siempre obedecias a tus padres cuando eras niña?" "No, eras muy _____." a. obediente y bien educada b. maleducada y timida c. consentida y bien educada d. desobediente y maleducada D 38. "De pequeño, ¿cómo eras?" "____ que era timido." a. Lloro

*asked on May 28, 2012* -
## Spanish

21. "¿Qué hizo Ud. después de levantarse hoy?" "_____" a. Me acosté, me cepillé los dientes y me vestí b. me bañé, me cepillé los dientes y me sequé el pelo c. Se acostó, se cepilló los dientes y desayunó d. se bañó, se cepilló los dientes

*asked on May 26, 2012*