# Bob

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1. ## Economics

A monopoly firm faces a demand curve given by the following equation: P = $500 − 10Q, where Q equals quantity sold per day. Its marginal cost curve is MC =$100 per day. Assume that the firm faces no fixed cost. You may wish to arrive at the answers

2. ## Chemistry

Assuming that sea water is a 3.5 wt % solution of NaCl in water, calculate its osmotic pressure at 20°C. The density of a 3.5% NaCl solution at 20°C is 1.023 g/mL.

3. ## Pre Calculus

Find all $2 \times 2$ matrices $\bold{A}$ that have the property that for any $2 \times 2$ matrix $\bold{B}$, $\bold{A} \bold{B} = \bold{B} \bold{A}.$

4. ## math

I look at a random time of day at a digital clock (that shows times from 1:00 through 12:59). What is the probability that (ignoring the colon) I see a palindrome such as 8:08? Express your answer as a common fraction.

5. ## Chemistry

Balance the following equation for a half reaction that occurs in basic solution. Use e– as the symbol for an electron. SO3^2- ---> S2O4^2-

6. ## LCM of two numbers?

lcm of two numbers pi/3 pi/2 How do I do it? Would it be pi or pi/6? Thanks

7. ## Microecon help

Please help! Review for a test and am so lost! (1) An article in the New York Times (Oct. 18, 1990) described a successful marketing campaign by the French champagne industry. The article also noted that “many executives felt giddy about the

8. ## Chemistry

The equilibrium constant, Kp, equals 3.40 for the isomerization reaction: cis-2-butene trans-2-butene. If a flask initially contains 0.250 atm of cis-2-butene and 0.145 atm of trans-2-butene, what is the equilibrium pressure of each gas?

9. ## Chemistry

Kc is 1.67 × 1020 at 25°C for the formation of iron(III) oxalate complex ion: Fe3+(aq) + 3 C2O42-(aq) [Fe(C2O4)3]3-(aq). If 0.0200 M Fe3+ is initially mixed with 1.00 M oxalate ion, what is the concentration of Fe3+ ion at equilibrium?

10. ## Chemistry

Which of the following ionic compounds has the highest melting point? Help: Lattice energy Select one: a. Cs2O b. K2O c. BeO d. SrO e. LiF f. CsI

11. ## Chemistry

In a particular redox reaction, MnO2 is oxidized to MnO4– and Cu2 is reduced to Cu . Complete and balance the equation for this reaction in acidic solution. Phases are optional. MnO2 + Cu^2+ ---> MnO4^- + Cu^+

58. ## Chemistry

A chemist performs a series of reactions that produce binary lithium compounds. The elements include sulfur, chlorine, nitrogen, fluorine, selenium, oxygen, and iodine. The models below represent the ionic radii of compounds formed by reacting lithium with

59. ## physics

(fill in the blanks) The mass of a 300 g object is _______(a). Its weight on Earth is _______(b). An object that weighs 20N on earth has a mass on the moon equal to ________(c)

60. ## geometry

George plans to cover his circular pool for the upcoming winter season. The pool has a diameter of 20 feet and extends 12 inches beyond the edge of the pool. A rope runs along the edge of the cover to secure it in place. a. What is the area of the pool

61. ## math

In a geometric series, t1=12 and s3=372.what is the greatest possible value for t5?

62. ## chemistry

Calculate the number of carbon atoms in 0.75 L of acetone (CH3COCH3). (density = 1.3 g/mL and boiling point = 48.5 degrees Celsius)

63. ## chemistry

consider a crystallization of sulfanilamide in which 10 mL of hot 95% ethyl alcohol is added to 0.10 g of impure sulfanimide. after the solid has dissolved, the solution is cooled to room temp. and then placed into an ice-water bath. no crystals for, even

64. ## Trigonometry

The wheels of a scooter have a diameter of 4.5 inches. If the person riding the scooter is traveling down hill at 15.0 mph. what is the approximate angular speed of the wheels in radians per second

65. ## Geometry :)

Use coordinate geometry to prove that the quadrilateral formed by connecting the midpoints of a kite is a rectangle. I have no Idea how to do this problem, so if anyone could help I would be very greatfull. :)

66. ## Physics

A rock climber of mass 55 kg is hanging suspended from a rope tied to another climber of mass 65 kg on a horizontal cliff ledge. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the climber on the ledge and the ledge is 0.45, what is the net acceleration of

67. ## Economics

Suppose that some firms in a competitive industry are earning zero economic profits, while others are experiencing losses. All else equal, in the long run, we would expect the number of firms in the industry to A. increase. B. decrease. C. remain the same.

68. ## Chemistry

Use the dilution relationship (Mi x Vi = Mf x Vf) to calculate the volume of 0.500 M NaOH needed to prepare 500 mL of .250 M NaOH. This is my work ? L Solution = 500mL x (1L/1000mL) = .500L ? mol NaOH = .500 L Solution x (0.250 M NaOH/1 L Solution) = .125

69. ## math

What set of reflections and rotations would carry rectangle ABCD onto itself? Rectangle formed by ordered pairs A at negative 4, 1, B at negative 4, 2, C at negative 1, 2, D at negative 1, 1.

70. ## Data

Bridget works part time in a shoe store. Sometimes when it is not busy, she rearranges the shoes for fun. If she takes six different pairs of shoes and rearranges them in a row, in how many ways can she rearrange them so that no two shoes match? Is the

71. ## Chemistry

The following equation represents the decomposition of a generic diatomic element in its standard state. (1/2)X2(g)--->X(g) Assume that the standard molar Gibbs energy of formation of X(g) is 5.45 kJ·mol–1 at 2000. K and –64.30 kJ·mol–1 at 3000. K.

72. ## physics

A ball of mass m = 0.75 kg is thrown straight upward with an initial speed of 8.9 m/s. Plot the gravitational potential energy of the block from its launch height, y = 0, to the height y = 5.0 m. Let U = 0 correspond to y = 0. Determine the turning point

73. ## Physics B

A car slows down from 23 m/s to rest in a distance of 85m. What is its constant acceleration? I got -6.224, but a friend was telling me it's -3.11 and that I had to divide by 2. Why is that?

74. ## Chemistry

A 0.1300 g iron ore sample was dissolved in hydrochloric acid and the iron was obtained as Fe2+(aq). The iron solution was titrated with Ce4+ solution according to the balanced chemical reaction shown below. After calculation, it was found that 0.0259 g of

75. ## Geography

The acceptance of bribes by government officials who manage natural resources is an example of... A.profit maximization. B.productivity. C.environmental regulations. D.corruption. i chose A because that was in the book and it was false

76. ## math

1. Which of the following numbers is a rational? A. 4/5 B. square root of 27 C. 4.02002000200002... D. Square root of 31 2. Which type of number is shown below? 0.313311333111... A. repeating decimal B. rational C. irrational D. terminating decimal 3.

77. ## trig

An airplane is flying in the direction 148° with an airspeed of u = 920 kilometers per hour. Because of the wind, its groundspeed and direction are v = 820 kilometers per hour and 140°, respectively (see figure). Find the direction and speed of the wind.

78. ## Chemistry Buffers

Write reactions showing how each of the following buffers would neutralize added HCl. HF and NaF Express your answer as a balanced chemical equation. Identify all of the phases in your answer. HC2H3O2 and KC2H3O2 Express your answer as a balanced chemical

79. ## Math

Webster Aquatic Center offers various levels of swimming lessons year-round. The March 2005 Monday and Wednesday evening lessons included instructions from Water Babies through Adults. The number in each classification is given in the table that follows.

80. ## Trig

From a point P on level ground, the angle of elevation of the top of a tower is 27°10'. From a point 23.0 meters closer to the tower and on the same line with P and the base of the tower, the angle of elevation of the top is 51°30'. Approximate the

81. ## chemistry

Consider the following reaction: CaCN2 + 3H2O ¨ CaCO3 + 2NH3 105.0 g CaCN2 and 78.0 g H2O are reacted. Assuming 100% efficiency, which reactant is in excess and how much is leftover? The molar mass of CaCN2 is 80.11 g/mol. The molar mass of CaCO3 is

82. ## math

Why couldn't the two elephants go swimming together?

83. ## Chem

Determine the number of moles of N atoms in 43.5 g of Mg(NO3)2. Textbook answer: 1.43 mol N My answer: 43.5 g Mg(NO3)x x (1 mol Mg(NO3)2/148.313 g Mg(NO3)2) x (2 mol N/1 mol Mg(NO3)2) = .293 Can tell me where i went wrong?

84. ## Physics

When a wheel is rotated through an angle of 35 degrees, a point on the circumference travels through an arc length of 2.5 m. When the wheel is rotated through angles of 35 rad and 35 rev, the same point travels through arc lengths of 143 m and 9.0 X 10^2

85. ## Chemistry

Consider the following chemical reaction: Cr3+(aq) + 6H2O(l) → [Cr(H2O)6]3+(aq) Would this reaction have a positive or negative entropy of formation?

86. ## chemistry

What is the mass of sodium needed to make 2 g of sodium oxide (4Na + O2 → 2Na2O)? Ar values: O = 16, Na = 23. please help I'm really struggling. also please try to explain it to the simplest form because I really don't understand.

87. ## algebra

what is the value of 11x^-3y^-1 for x = -1 and y = 2?

88. ## Precalculus

you borrow $5,000 from your parents to purchase a used car. The arrangements of the loan are such that you make payments of$250 per month toward the balance plus 1% interest on the unpaid balance from the previous month. (a) Find the first year monthly

89. ## Pre Calculus

For a vector $\bold{v}$, let $\bold{r}$ be the reflection of $\bold{v}$ over the line $\bold{x} = t \begin{pmatrix} 2 \\ -1 \end{pmatrix}.$ [asy] unitsize(1 cm); pair O, V, R; O = (0,0); V = (3,1); R = reflect(O,(2,-1))*(V); xaxis(-2,4); yaxis(-3,1);

90. ## Maths

In class 8m, there are 27 pupils. There are twice as many boys as girls. How many boys are there?

91. ## physics

A plastic rod is rubbed against a wool shirt, thereby acquiring a charge of −4.9 µC. How many electrons are transferred from the wool shirt to the plastic rod? The elemental charge is 1.6 × 10−19 C.

92. ## Math

A fence 12ft high runs parallel to a tall building at a distance of 2ft from the building. What is the length of the shortest ladder that will reach from the ground over the fence to the wall of the building?

93. ## Math

In first gear, or low gear, an automobile's engine runs about three times as fast as the drive shaft. In second gear, the engine does not have to run as fast; usually it runs about 1.6 times faster than the drive shaft. Finally, in third, or high gear, the

94. ## English II

On a proud round cloud in a white high night. A. alliteration B. consonance C. assonance D. limerick

95. ## physics 100

Bob, who has a mass of 60 , can throw a 800 rock with a speed of 26 . The distance through which his hand moves as he accelerates the rock forward from rest until he releases it is 1.0 . a) What constant force must Bob exert on the rock to throw it with

96. ## physics

A hockey puck slides across the ice at a con- stant speed. Which of the following is true? 1. The puck is moving and thus not in equi- librium. 2. The puck can be considered neither at rest nor in equilibrium. 3. It is in equilibrium. 4. None of these 5.

97. ## math

A young man spent 1/4 of his allowance on a movie. He spent 11/18 of the remainder on after-school snacks. Then from the money remaining, he spent \$3.00 on a magazine, which left him 1/24 of his original allowance to put into savings. How much of his

98. ## math

Farmer Brown had some animals. One-fourth were horses, one-half were cows, and the rest were pigs. He had 8 pigs. How many animals did he have altogether? I know you would get a common denominator for 1/4 and 1/2 which would be 4 so you would have 1/4+2/4=