Bex

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1. 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?

2. 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?

3. 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

4. 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.

5. 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

6. 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

7. 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

8. 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?

9. 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=

10. 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

11. 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

12. 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

13. chemisrty

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

14. 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.

15. Calculus

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

16. chemistry

is NH2 an amine and classed as ammonia and is c=0 or N-H an amide any help would be appreciated http://www.onelook.com/?w=amide&ls=a RNH2 is basic and acts much like ammonia. The -CONH2 group is an amide.

17. 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

18. 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

19. Calculus

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

20. 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

21. 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

22. 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

23. 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

24. 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

25. 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

26. 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

27. 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.

28. 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

29. 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

30. 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?

31. 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=

32. 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

33. 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

35. 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

36. 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

37. 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

38. 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

39. 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

40. Calculus

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

41. 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

42. 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

43. 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

44. 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

45. 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

46. 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

47. 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

48. 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

49. 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

50. 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?

51. 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

52. geography

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

53. 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.

54. 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

55. Biology

how does the structure of green cell organelles relate to the metabolic process of photosynthesis and aerocic respiration many thanks http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chloroplast http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Light-dependent_reaction

56. 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

57. 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 ???

58. 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

59. 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

60. 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

61. 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

62. chemistry

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

63. 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

64. 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.

65. 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?

66. Calculus

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

67. 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?

68. 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

why must stock control be closely monitered ?

70. ecosystems

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

71. 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.

72. earth clay

could you tell me how clay plays a cruial part in the origin of life This site should help you: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_life#Clay_theory

73. 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 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origin_of_life

74. 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

75. 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

76. 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 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photosynthesis

77. 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

78. 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

79. Biology

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

80. 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 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lactose thanks that was a real great help now i understand

81. 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

82. 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?

83. 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.

84. 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

85. 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

86. 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.

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