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  1. Physics

    A ball is thrown vertically upward from the edge of a bridge 26.5 m high with an initial speed of 11.0 m/s. The ball falls all the way down and strikes the water below. Determine the magnitude of the velocity of the stone just before it strike the water.

    asked on September 14, 2016
  2. Physics

    A 230-kg roller coaster reaches the top of the steepest hill with a speed of 5.20 km/h. It then descends the hill, which is at an angle of 25° and is 50.0 m long. What will its kinetic energy be when it reaches the bottom? Assume µk = 0.16 I'm not sure

    asked on October 12, 2016
  3. Physics

    A mass (m1) is connected by a light string that passes over a massless frictionless pulley to a mass (m2) sliding on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the m2 and the surface is 0.25. If m1=1.0kg and m2=2.0kg then what is the

    asked on September 25, 2016
  4. Calculus

    Find the polynomial end-behavior asymptote in the graph of f(x)=(2x^3 +6x-1)/(x+2)

    asked on April 4, 2014
  5. Physics

    a bowling ball is thrown down from the top of a building at 20 m/s. Find the distance the ball travels in A) 1 s B) 3 s should I make the 20 m/s negative? I'm assuming the ball is just being thrown stright down... I'm using the formula

    asked on February 3, 2009
  6. geo/science

    is sandstone a sedimentary rock that consists of minerals of quartz and feldspar, does it have any other minerals. I believe it is formed by layers of sand accumulated resulting in sedimentation because the sandstone is formed when compacted under

    asked on April 20, 2007
  7. Physics

    A tennis ball, starting from rest at a height h = 2.10 m, rolls down the hill. At the end of the hill the ball becomes airborne, leaving at an angle of 27.0° with respect to the ground. Treat the ball as a thin-walled spherical shell (I = ⅔mr²), and

    asked on October 30, 2016
  8. Physics

    A ball thrown horizontally from a point 26.0 m above the ground strikes the ground after travelling a horizontal distance of 23.0 m. With what speed was it thrown? Which equation should I use? V= DeltaX / Delta T A= Delta V / Delta T Horizontal motion

    asked on September 19, 2016
  9. Calculus

    If g(x) = a f(x); find g’(x). Is it g'(x)=af?

    asked on April 2, 2014
  10. biology holly leaf miner

    can anyone please explain the term regulating mortality factor (regarding the holly leaf miner )and how understanding of this can lead to successful biological control of pests in agriculture and horticulture

    asked on April 3, 2007
  11. Biology

    Could somebody check this formula for the structure of hyroloysis of lactose C12H22O11+H20 ...> C6H12O6H12O6 OBVIOUSLY THE FIGURES ARE ALL SUBSCRIPT Many thanks Is that not the molecular formulae ???

    asked on March 20, 2007
  12. chemisrty

    Could anybody help me with this question "In practice the methanol production process is operated at temperatures of 250 to 300 degrees and at a pressure of 50 to 100 atmosphere (50 to 100 times normal atmospheric pressure) in the presence of a copper

    asked on March 12, 2007
  13. chemistry

    is NH2 an amine and classed as ammonia and is c=0 or N-H an amide any help would be appreciated RNH2 is basic and acts much like ammonia. The -CONH2 group is an amide.

    asked on March 8, 2007
  14. Physics

    A record was set for stair climbing when a man ran up the 2100 steps of the Empire State Building in 15 minutes and 10 seconds. If the height gain of each step was 0.2 m, and the man's mass was 73.0 kg, what was his average power output during the climb

    asked on October 12, 2016
  15. Physics

    A satellite is in a circular orbit around an unknown planet. The satellite has a speed of 2.15 × 104 m/s (Va) and the radius of the orbit is 5.15 × 106 m (ra). A second satellite also has a circular orbit around this same planet. The orbit of this second

    asked on October 5, 2016
  16. Physics

    The passengers in a roller coaster car feel 1.60 times heavier than their true weight as the car goes through a dip with a 24.0 m radius of curvature. What is the car's speed at the bottom of the dip? Which equation do I use? V= 2(pi)r/t = 2(pi)rtf = wr

    asked on October 2, 2016
  17. Physics

    A box slides down an inclined plane with an acceleration that is precisely two-thirds what it would have been if the slide had been frictionless. Calculate the angle of the incline if the coefficient of kinetic friction of the rough incline is 0.29 I know

    asked on September 28, 2016
  18. Physics

    At a track and field meet, the best long jump is measured as 8.30 m. The jumper took off at an angle of 31 ° to the horizontal. What was the jumper’s initial speed?

    asked on September 21, 2016
  19. Physics

    A photographer in a helicopter ascending vertically at a constant rate of 1.3 m/s accidentally drops a camera out the window when the helicopter is 40.0 m above the ground. How long will it take the camera to reach the ground? Which equation should I use?

    asked on September 11, 2016
  20. algebra

    A marketing department estimates that demand for a product is given by P=100-0.0001x, where P is price per unit and X is number of units. The cost C of producing x units is given by C=350,000+25x And the profit P for producing x units is given by P=

    asked on December 6, 2015
  21. Calculus

    Given the area of a rectangle is A = LW. If three sides of the rectangle are fixed, I.e. 2W + L = 40, find L and W such that you maximize the area of the rectangle. Is it L=10, W=20?

    asked on June 6, 2014
  22. Calculus

    A square with side x cm, is changing with time where x(t) = 3t + 1. What is the rate of change of the area of the square when t = 2 seconds?

    asked on June 6, 2014
  23. Calculus

    A rectangular box has a square base whose edge has length at least one centimeter, and its total surface area is 600 cm2. What is the largest possible volume that such a box can have? V = 500 in3 V = 750 in3 V = 900 in3 V = 1,000 in3

    asked on June 3, 2014
  24. calculus

    A region is bounded in the second quadrant by the curve y = ln(1–x), the line y=3, and the y-axis. Find the area of the region.

    asked on May 22, 2014
  25. Calculus

    Jill burns 100 calories per hour while sleep and 300 calories per hour while walking and 200 calories per hour at work. If in a typical day Jill spends 7 hours sleeping, 2 hours walking and 6 hours working, what is her average calories burned for those

    asked on May 22, 2014
  26. Calculus

    Evaluate the integral of 4x^2(2+x^3)^9 dx. I'm supposed to use the substitution rule but I have absolutely no idea where to start with this problem.

    asked on May 20, 2014
  27. AP Literature

    Identify the figure of speech in this sentence: "Anyone who calls a spade a spade should be compelled to use one." --Oscar Wilde Simile Metaphor Personification Analogy Hyperbole None of these I'm torn between personification and none of these, however I'm

    asked on April 30, 2014
  28. Calculus

    What are two conditions that must be met before the Extreme Value Theorem may be applied?

    asked on April 8, 2014
  29. Calculus

    What is the end-behavior asymptote for f(x)=(x^2+4x-5)/(x-2) ? There is an oblique asymptote at y=x+6 and a vertical asymptote at x=2. Is one of those the end-behavior asymptote?

    asked on April 8, 2014
  30. Calculus

    If y = y(x), write y’ in Leibniz notation.

    asked on April 2, 2014
  31. Math

    Sarah has an 86% average on her 1st 5 tests. If she gets a 92 on her next test, what will her average be then?

    asked on May 6, 2012
  32. geography

    how has the geography and history of the South helped create a diverse population that continues to grow?

    asked on February 17, 2010
  33. English

    How does Arthur Miller manage to create tension in Act Two of ''A View From The Bridge''? d how does act two reflect all the main themes in the play? I'm terrible at writing essays and I really need help! i'm not asking you to write it for me, just a

    asked on September 25, 2009
  34. business

    why must stock control be closely monitered ?

    asked on October 6, 2008
  35. ecosystems

    How are the flow of matter and the flow of energy through ecosystems different?

    asked on September 10, 2008
  36. math

    suppose x S f(t) dt= x^2 - 2x + 1. Find f(x). 1 S = integral and 1 = lower level, x = upper i don't understand what i'm supposed to find/what to do and i didn't make any typos.

    asked on December 1, 2007
  37. calculus

    suppose x S f(t) dt= x^2 - 2x + 1. Find f(x). 1 S = integral and 1 = lower level, x = upper i don't understand what i'm supposed to find/what to do

    asked on November 30, 2007
  38. physics

    a 70 kg rope climber starts from rest, moves with constant acceleration, and climbs 9 meters up a rope having a maximum strength of 840 N. What is the greatest possible speed she can have afte climbing 9m?

    asked on November 27, 2007
  39. history

    i don't get this quote. can someone please explain? who is they? "there is also the difference between merchants barely tolerated by a centralized empire and those whose rulers and governments used them for their imperial cause... they could, in terms of

    asked on November 26, 2007
  40. earth clay

    could you tell me how clay plays a cruial part in the origin of life This site should help you:

    asked on May 23, 2007
  41. science

    could someone please help me i have to write about the start of life on a extrasolar planet and talk about chemical evolution,, could someone please give me some pointers Is this S103 ECA? yes it is im just need some pointers so that i can do the work in

    asked on May 18, 2007
  42. maths equations

    could you please help me on this equation r = sx2/2t im really stuck Your non-use of parenthesis makes in difficult to know what the equation is. What are you trying to do with the equation? sorry im trying to make x the subject divide each side by s r/s=

    asked on May 13, 2007
  43. solar science

    could you give me any ideas on the stages of chemical evolution that would need to occur towards the development of life and the timescales many thanks

    asked on May 13, 2007
  44. chem equations

    could someone tell me how i could solve this chem equation CH4 + NH3 +O2...> HCN +H20 AND USE THE LOWEST WHOLE NUMBER COEFFICIENT i WOULD BE GRATEFUL FOR ANY POINTERS Try these coefficients. 2,2,3==>2,6 Hi bex heres a little more help for you. Answer is

    asked on May 6, 2007
  45. science

    could someone please crique this algebra x must be the subject 6y = 9 - 3x 3x = 6y + 9 x = 2y + 3 is this correct please Add 3x to each side.Giving 6y+3x=9. Subtract 6y from each side.Giving 3x=9-6y. Divide each side by 3.Giving x=(9-6y)/3. Divide

    asked on May 6, 2007
  46. science geo

    I have to write a brief geological history of a region starting with the oldest events schist being the earlisest and then i have sandstone and gabbro, could you see if what i have wrote is correct The schist would have probably originally been deposited

    asked on April 20, 2007
  47. geo/science

    I have to write a brief geological history of a region starting with the oldest events with schist being the oldest it says i should not speculate but concentrate on the evidence have what i wrote on the right lines if not can you give me some pointers The

    asked on April 20, 2007
  48. geo/science

    could you please tell me if schist is a sedimentary rock or metamorphic. Is it formed by high temperature and high pressure. I have to draw a sketch of schist would you be able to suggest a web page that shows a sketch Yes it is metamorphic.

    asked on April 20, 2007
  49. geo/science

    could you please tell me if this is the correct formula for radiometric date t=1/constant 1n (1+d/p) many thanks ps this is a fantastic website I think that you are after t=1/ë[ln(1+D/P)] where: t = age of the sample D = number of atoms of the daughter

    asked on April 19, 2007
  50. geology / science

    would you be able to suggest a good website for me to answer this question granite is intrusive , felsic rock, which may be produced by partial melting or fractional crystallization, Explain how these processes produce felsic magmas from more mafic parent

    asked on April 18, 2007
  51. geology / science

    the age of granite can be determind using radiometric dating, explain the basis for the determination of a 238 U- Pb radiometric date of 1120 Ma for a granite. I have as the answer 238 U decays to Pb with an experimental law, that is the amount of U and Pb

    asked on April 18, 2007
  52. Biology help

    please can someone help i need to know the difference at telophase 2 of meiosis if their had been a crossing over at a postision halfway between the huntingtons disease genes please im finding this last question hard

    asked on April 12, 2007
  53. Biology help

    can anybody please tell me if the diagram to show anaphase 1 is a cell with the 4 genes at the top and 4 genes at the bottom, im struggling with this as there are many diagrams to choose but is this one correct mant thanks

    asked on April 12, 2007
  54. biology

    can anybody tell me what is meant by the term regulating mortality factor and how it can lead to successful biological control of pest in agriculture HI, I am doing tma 7 aswell. if you send ur email i'll send my answer to you. do you know the answer to

    asked on April 10, 2007
  55. Biology

    how does the structure of green cell organelles relate to the metabolic process of photosynthesis and aerocic respiration many thanks

    asked on April 5, 2007
  56. Biology

    I am given the structual formula for lactose howere i have to write out the equation for the hydrolosis of lactose is the following what is required C12H22O11 +H2O>>> C6H12O6 +C6H12O6 all the numbers are subscript, would appreciate if someone would guide

    asked on April 4, 2007
  57. biology

    is anyone able to help i have to write 700 words on the subject of the metabolism of green plant cells in relation to energy exchange processes any guidance would be very much appreciated

    asked on April 3, 2007
  58. Biology

    A mutation of c to t in position 3 and another of G to A in position 7 results in the production of a different sequence of ammino acids work out the new sequence and suggest why it might change the function of the new protein I get the sequence of

    asked on March 25, 2007
  59. Biology

    The human gene for the production of lactose is on chromosome 2. The dna nucleotide sequence of a small part from the middle is 123456789 TACTCGGAA I haVeTO WRITe DOWN THE EQVIVALENT SEQUENCE FOR MRNA AND HENCE WORK out the sequence of amino acids coded in

    asked on March 25, 2007
  60. Biology

    Could anyone suggest a web site where i could get the structual formulae and the equation for the hydrolosis of lactose thanks

    asked on March 22, 2007
  61. Biology

    could you explain the meaning of the phrase glycoside c-1 to c-4 linkage this is in regard to the structural formula of lactose many thanks thanks that was a real great help now i understand

    asked on March 20, 2007
  62. chemisrty

    Is this the stuctual formula for hydolosis of tocainide CH3 NHCOCH^2N(C^2H^3)^2 CH3 WITH THE HEXAGON LINKING THE 2 X CH3

    asked on March 15, 2007
  63. chemisrty

    how would i draw a structual formula of the products of the complete hyrolosis of tocainide O CH3-N-C-CH-NH2 CH3 H CH IM told this is tocainide please can anybody help a distressed student the O should be over the C atom

    asked on March 15, 2007
  64. chemisrty

    hello how would i draw a monomer CH2-CHCH=CH2 I have to draw three monomer units can anyone help

    asked on March 15, 2007
  65. chemisrty

    can anybody explain why and how a copper based catalyst helps in methonal production and the impact it would have on mass production many thanks A catalyst lowers the activitation energy needed for a reaction and allows reactants to produce more products

    asked on March 14, 2007
  66. gemma

    re s103 please could you help me on that question about methonal please please help im running out of time What question? Do you mean methanol? Please post your questions with the subject appropriately labeled, and not addressed to one person.

    asked on March 13, 2007
  67. chemisrty

    I have seen on the chemistry answers that a symbol is used please can you tell me what it means they are the upside v eg Na^ and CN^ It means that the number or symbol that follows is placed in the top corner of Symbol before it E.g cm^3 or CN^- you just

    asked on March 12, 2007
  68. chemisrty

    please could you tell me how i would draw an hydrogen atom which has only one electron and describe why it has so many spectral lines, I have studied my text books but cant seem to figure it out, many thanks in advance

    asked on March 2, 2007
  69. Dr Bob222

    Can you help me with this please - Temp - 650 Pressure - 690mm Hg mass - 0.927g volume - 194cm3 How do I calculate the volume of the gas at a different temp? & at a different pressure? You can do this two ways. The simplest is P1V2/T1 = P2V2/T2

    asked on February 27, 2007
  70. chemistry

    I have a chemical composition of As2O3. How do I calculate the mass of oxygen that combines with 1 mol of arsenic to form the oxide of arsenic? How do I use this to obtain the empirical formula of the oxide? That IS the empirical formula of the compound.

    asked on February 27, 2007
  71. chemistry

    If the arsenic is 76% and oxygen is 24% how would I calculate the chemical composition of of the oc=xide of arsenic that has been formed? Divide 76 by the atomic weight of As (which is 74.92) and 24 by the atomic weight of O (which is 16.00). The two new

    asked on February 27, 2007
  72. chemistry

    Temp - 650 Pressure - 690mm Hg mass - 0.927g volume - 194cm3 How do I calculate the volume of the gas? You have the volume, given. How do I calculate the volume at a different temperature?

    asked on February 27, 2007
  73. chemistry

    What evidence supports classifying H2SeO3 as an acid? In a water solution, it turns blue litmus red.

    asked on February 27, 2007
  74. chemistry

    I have a compound ch3 = ch- ch - oh ch3 the ch3 is under the first ch from the left, i have to identify the monomer unit and draw a structure showing three monomer unit any help i have a compound CH3= CH - CH - OH and another CH3 under the first CH from

    asked on February 26, 2007
  75. chemistry

    What is polymerization and what type is involved in forming a polymer when I have CH3 N CH O C and NH3 Can any one help please Polymerization is the chaining of monometers. Look for the double bond, it breaks, and forms a chain.

    asked on February 25, 2007
  76. chemistry

    the diagram below shows a structural formulae of 3 cabon compounds labelled 1 2 and 3 and the eaction between compounds 1 and 2. The equation for this reaction is incomplete only the reactants are shown, the missing products being indicatedby a? :o ch2

    asked on February 19, 2007
  77. chemistry

    are the noble gases of NCCN cyanogen = Argon HCN hydrogen cyanide = Neon thanks I don't know how to answer this. There are 10 electrons, all bonding electrons in HCN. In the case of F, for example, we say its ion is isoelectronic with Ne; i.e., there are

    asked on February 18, 2007
  78. physics

    is this the strutual formula for hydrogen cyanide H:C:::N and is this correct for cyanogen :N:::C:C:::N any advice woulds be appreciated This is more chemistry than physics. It is important to put the subject line carefully in order for the right people to

    asked on February 18, 2007
  79. chemisrty

    if i am trying to find the diameter of an oil molecule and express my answer in scientific notation. the info is drop of oil 0.05 cm3 from a dropper spreads out to 40 cm2 is it vol = l x w x h 0.05cm3 = 20 x 20 xh 0.05 cm3 = 40cm2 after this im stuck as i

    asked on February 17, 2007
  80. chemisrty

    which element results if 2 protons and 2 neutrons are ejected from a radium nucleus with atomic num 88 and mass num 226 how do i go about this please can you help If you can add you can do these. 88Ra226 ==>2X4 + zzYww. Now make the numbers add. Protons

    asked on February 17, 2007
  81. bock 7 s103

    is there anybody out there who have looked at tma 06 yet if you have could we pick each others brains lol thanks I looked up tma 06 on google and found many site regarding religion which certainly is not my field. Please clarify your question, if you still

    asked on February 17, 2007
  82. atoms

    If i was to draw a diagram of a hydrogenatom with one electron and its many spectral lines would i need to draw the BOhr model with the nucleus in the middle and 3 outer rings or have i lost the plot That is one way. Actually, there are an infinite number

    asked on February 14, 2007
  83. physics

    a drop of oil vol 0.05 cm3 is released from a medicicne dropper on to a calm surface pond where it spreads out to cover an area of 40 cm 3. Assume oil film is uniform thickness equal to diameter of oil molecule. Calculate the diameter of oil molecule and

    asked on February 14, 2007
  84. chemisrty

    can anybody give me the density of arsenic oxide at STP is this the correct formula volume = mass/ density thanks Yes, but if you want the density, it is density = mass/volume. The number I have seen floating around on this board is 17.8 g/L but the

    asked on February 4, 2007
  85. chem

    could anyone tell me why the molecular formula of agas is not always the same as the empirical formula tnx It may be a dimer or a trimer. For example, CH is the empirical formula for acetylene but the molecular formula is HC(triple bond)CH or C2H2.

    asked on February 3, 2007
  86. chem

    hi can anyone help how do i determine the molecular formular of the oxide of arsenic in its in its gaseous state the answer i got was 17.8 gl -1 for the density, which law do i use is it boyles law or charles law thanks A mol of a gas occupies 22.4 L at

    asked on February 3, 2007
  1. Science

    I need help too!! Whats the answer????

    posted on October 12, 2017
  2. U.S. Gov. & Ec.

    Thanks, I love the band lol and idk it just doesn't seem right...can you prove that I'm wrong? Because I really need help

    posted on January 28, 2016
  3. Math

    No prob

    posted on January 28, 2016
  4. Math

    Move the decimal point to the left twice and you have a correct percent

    posted on January 28, 2016
  5. Calculus

    I meant W=10, L=20

    posted on June 6, 2014
  6. Calculus

    it approaches positive and negative infinity?

    posted on April 8, 2014
  7. Calculus

    is it y=2x^2 -4x+14 ?

    posted on April 4, 2014
  8. *Science*

    i wld keep it as " meteorite" (sorry for the confusion)

    posted on February 17, 2010
  9. *Science*

    which definition?

    posted on February 17, 2010
  10. Geography

    i think its C...but i cld be wrong

    posted on February 17, 2010
  11. *Science*

    a meteorite is a stony or metallic object that is the remains of a meteoroid that has reached the earth's surface

    posted on February 17, 2010
  12. science

    its called weathering - we just did it in science. you get 3 types: biological, physical and chemical weathering.

    posted on September 30, 2009
  13. Physics

    oh, okay, hank you so much!

    posted on February 3, 2009
  14. Physics

    Please, please, I really need gelp for this.

    posted on February 3, 2009