# Derek

Popular questions and responses by Derek-
## Math

−9x+2>18 OR 13x+15≤−4

*asked on January 1, 2020* -
## math

the formula C=5/9(F-32) is used to convert Fahrenheit temperature,F, to Celsius temperature,C. What temperature in Fahrenheit is equivalent to a temperature of 100 Celsius. I know that in Fahrenheit its 212 degrees, but i used it by using guess and check.

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## Calculus

An air ambulance is travelling from Barrie to Toronto. Toronto is located 90 km [S5°E] of Barrie. If the wind is blowing from the South with a velocity of 62 km/h, and the plane’s air speed is 375 km/h, what direction must the pilot fly to make it to

*asked on July 2, 2008* -
## Chemistry

The aquation of tris(1,10-phenanthroline)iron(II) in acid solution takes place according to the equation: Fe(phen)32++ 3 H3O++ 3 H2O →Fe(H2O)62++ 3 phenH+. If the activation energy, Ea, is 126 kJ/mol and the rate constant at 30°C is 9.8 × 10-3 min-1,

*asked on December 2, 2014* -
## Calculus

For the decomposition of Carbon 14, find the age of a prehistoric cave painting discovered in the Lascaux Caves in southern France if the amount of Carbon 14 has decayed to 14.29%...again using calculus formulas. Not sure how to use this equation (content

*asked on July 15, 2008* -
## math

LeAnn wants to gift wrap a present she got for her little brother. How many square inches of gift wrap will be needed to cover a box that is 5in x 7in x 3in?

*asked on March 19, 2019* -
## Chemistry

The cooling system in an automobile holds 10.0 L of ethylene glycol antifreeze. How much energy is absorbed when the temperature of the ethylene glycol goes from 20°C to 100°C? The density and specific heat capacity of ethylene glycol are 1.11 g/mL and

*asked on October 21, 2015* -
## physics

A ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial speed of 20 m/s. Two seconds later, a stone is thrown vertically (from the same initial height as the ball) with an initial speed of 24 m/s. At what height above the release point will the ball and stone

*asked on September 16, 2008* -
## math

How do the graphs of y=1/x and y=5/x+6 compare?

*asked on February 7, 2019* -
## English

Which of the following words is different from the others? A. Sell B. Trade C. Barter D. Bargain

*asked on March 2, 2013* -
## math

if the measures of the angles of a triangle are represented by 2x, 3x-15, and 7x-15, the triangle is 1)an isosceles triangle 2)a right triangle 3)an acute triangle 4)an equiangular triangle

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## Statistics

A teacher gives a reading skills test to a third-grade class of n = 25 at the beginning of the school year. To evaluate the changes that occur during the year, students are tested again at the end of the year. Their test scores showed an average

*asked on February 2, 2017* -
## Linear programming

Riverside Oil Company in eastern Kentucky produces regular and supreme gasoline. Each barrel of regular sells for $21 and must have an octane rating of at least 90. Each barrel of supreme sells for $25 and must have an octane rating of at least 97. Each of

*asked on June 26, 2011* -
## math

what is the expression (6x^3y^6)^2 equivalent to?

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## Calc.

What function would have a derivative of ƒ′(x) = 12x2 + 4x − 10? Explain how you arrived at your answer...I believe the answer is this: f(x)=4x^3+2x^2-10x...and I got this using the power rule and multiplying. Thanks.

*asked on July 16, 2008* -
## chemistry

Balance this equation. If a coefficient of "1" is required, choose "blank" for that box. CH4 + O2 → CO2 + H2O

*asked on May 2, 2016* -
## URGENT SUMMER SCHOOL CALCULUS

A force of magnitude 15 N is the resultant of two forces, one of which has a magnitude of 8 N and acts at an angle of 30° to the resultant. Find the magnitude and direction of the other force...how do I begin to solve this!?

*asked on June 29, 2008* -
## Urgent CALCULUS

So, I haven't posted in a while...but now I am stummped! Only question I can't get today! A team of students seeks to make a flag representing their commitment to the earth. They will be using a green triangle inscribed in a yellow semi-circle. Find the

*asked on July 25, 2008* -
## Calc.

I am so confused with this last part of the unit! What in the world is going on: Use normal vectors to determine the interaction, if any, for each of the following pairs of planes. Give a geometric interpretation in each case and the number of solutions

*asked on July 9, 2008* -
## Math

Denise took a total of 80 calls on her shift at work today. Of those 80 calls, 55% were resolved, 15% escalated to a supervisor, and 10% required that a technician be sent out to the customer's house. What is the total number of calls that Denise resolved

*asked on August 20, 2013* -
## physics

What was the initial kinetic energy of the small mass before the collision? What is the kinetic energy of the two-mass combination after the collision?

*asked on October 26, 2010* -
## chemistry

I did a lab the other day where we separated a mixture of NaCl, SiO2, and CaCO3. The Mixture was made by my professor and we did not know the original amounts of each compound. After recovering all of the compounds we found that there was.. 36.4% NaCl

*asked on February 5, 2014* -
## physic

A charge of -2.73 μC is fixed in place. From a horizontal distance of 0.0465 m, a particle of mass 9.50 x 10-3 kg and charge -9.56 μC is fired with an initial speed of 97.2 m/s directly toward the fixed charge. What is the distance of closest approach?

*asked on October 11, 2012* -
## Calculus

Find the maximum area of a rectangle that lies above the x axis and below y=9-x^2

*asked on June 27, 2012* -
## Physics 30

A point charge q=+4.7nC is placed at each corner of an equilateral triangle with sides of 0.21m in length. a) What is the magnitude of the electric field at the midpoint of the three side of the triangle? b) Is the magnitude of the electric field at the

*asked on April 5, 2012* -
## Calculus

At noon, ship A is 130 km west of ship B. Ship A is sailing east at 25 km/h and ship B is sailing north at 20 km/h. How fast is the distance between the ships changing at 4:00 PM?

*asked on May 10, 2018* -
## Pre-cal

Given that P=(-1,8) and Q=(-2,1), find the component form and magnitude of the vector 3 PQ.

*asked on May 14, 2016* -
## algebra

Gemma recently rode her bicycle to visit her friend who lives 6 miles away. On her way there, her average speed was 16 miles per hour faster than on her way home. If Gemma spent a total of 1 hour bicycling, find the two rates.

*asked on May 2, 2016* -
## physics

Two parallel plate capacitors are identical, except that one of them is empty and the other contains a material with a dielectric constant of 4.2 in the space between the plates. The empty capacitor is connected between the terminals of an ac generator

*asked on November 13, 2012* -
## Chemistry

How much heat is required to warm 1.50 kg of sand from 20.0 C to 100.0 C?

*asked on March 20, 2012* -
## science

A proton (mass m = 1.67 multiplied by 10-27 kg) is being accelerated along a straight line at 2.2 multiplied by 1015 m/s2 in a machine. The proton has an initial speed of 2.4 multiplied by 107 m/s and travels 3.8 cm. (a) What is its speed? m/s (b) What is

*asked on January 20, 2012* -
## physics

1.If a mass is 15 cm from the axis of rotation and makes 25 revolutions in 10 seconds, what is its speed in m/s? 2.If m = 0.1 kg and the values above still hold, what is the numerical values of the centripetal force?

*asked on October 18, 2010* -
## algebra

Draw And Shade a figure that represents 150%.

*asked on August 25, 2010* -
## AP Chemistry

I have the following marathon problem but am unsure where to start: A Sample consisting of 22.7g of nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound

*asked on October 2, 2007* -
## AP Chemistry

I have the following marathon problem but am unsure where to start: A Sample consisting of 22.7g of nongaseous, unstable compound X is placed inside a metal cylinder with a radius of 8.00cm, and a piston is carefully placed on the surface of the compound

*asked on October 2, 2007* -
## Math

In Science, one acetic acid molecule is made of 2 carbon atoms, 2 oxygen atoms, and 4 hydrogen atoms. The ratio of carbon atoms to all atoms in 2 molecules of acetic acid is _____ to _____

*asked on February 3, 2019* -
## math

Lily and Rose are playing the game in the game each player starts with 0 points

*asked on October 20, 2016* -
## maths

Given that y is a prime number evaluate 12y-12

*asked on September 22, 2016* -
## Chemistry

When magnesium hydrogen carbonate reacts with sulfuric acid, would you consider that an exothermic reaction because it forms CO2 (gas)?

*asked on May 27, 2014* -
## Math (HELP PLZ)

The glass in Lee’s window needs replacing. It is 30 inches wide and 24 inches long. What is the area (A) of the glass Lee should buy? A. A = (2 × 30) + (2 × 24) = 108 in. B. A = 30 × 24 = 720 in2 C. A = 2 × (30 + 24) = 108 in2 D. A = 30 + 24 = 54 in.

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

Read the following excerpt from “All Together Now”: What can parents do? We can put our faith in young people as a positive force. I have yet to find a racist baby. Babies come into the world as blank as slates and, with their beautiful innocence, see

*asked on March 12, 2013* -
## Calculus

Find the maximum and minimum product of 2 numbers who sum is 5

*asked on June 27, 2012* -
## Geometry

How many different integer values of n satisfy the inequality 1/13 < 2/n < 1/10? F. 1 G. 2 H. 3 J. 4 K. 5

*asked on April 16, 2012* -
## calculus

Solve the following differential equation: f"(x)=sinx, x(0)=0, x'(0)=1

*asked on December 6, 2011* -
## psychology

In psychology, the study of personality focuses on: change. stability. external factors. learned factors

*asked on November 25, 2011* -
## geometry

a large square has sides of 24 units, midpoints of its sides are connected to create a smaller square. what is the area of the smaller square

*asked on October 30, 2011* -
## Health

Normal urine is ____, as indicated by its pH value. A) slightly alkaline, B) neutral, C) slightly acidic, D) extremely alkaline Normally I would post what my answer is along with the question but on this one I have NO CLUE! I can't find the answer

*asked on September 1, 2010* -
## chemistry

How many grams of ammonia are formed when 1.34 grams of nitrogen react with an excess of hydrogen(3 H2 + N2 reacts to form 2 NH3)(Answer to tenths ex. 2.5)?

*asked on July 6, 2010* -
## college-Intermediate Microeconomics

The Lump Sum Principle In the 1980s Margaret Thatcher was the British Prime Minister. She was very popular and e ective until she pushed for the idea of a so called lump-sum tax. The lump-sum tax is one in which every citizen pays a single xed payment.

*asked on October 8, 2008* -
## Mason

solve each of the following equations by the square root method and show your work 4x²-20=0

*asked on September 7, 2008* -
## Calc.

Determine vector, parametric and, if possible, symmetric equations for the line through Q(2, -1, 3) and the mid-point of the line segment from L(3, -2, 5) to M(1, 4, -7). Not sure what to do with the mid-point.

*asked on July 4, 2008* -
## math

if the measures of the angles of a triangle are represented by 2x, 3x-15, and 7x+15, the triangle is 1)isosceles triangle 2)right triangle 3)acute triangle 4)equiangular triangle

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## math

which of the following correlations demonstrates a casual relationship? 1)the distance students live from school, and the time it takes to walk there. 2)the amount of money received for allowance and the number of dvd's purcashed. 3)the number of hours

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## math

mario paid $44.25 in taxi fare from the hotel to the airport. the cab charged $2.25 for the first mile plus $3.50 for each additional mile. how many miles was it from the hotel to the airport?

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## math

the base of an isosceles triangle is 5 and its perimeter is 11. The base of a similar isosceles triangle is 10. What is the perimeter of the larger triangle? ithink the perimeter is 16.

*asked on May 30, 2008* -
## Calc.

Use normal vectors to determine the intersection, if any, for each of the following groups of three planes. Give a geometric interpretation in each case and the number of solutions for the corresponding linear system of equations. If the planes intersect

*asked on July 9, 2008* -
## Calc.

verify that lim h>0 (e^x+h -e^h)/h=e^x and explain how this illustrates that ƒ′(x) = ln e • ƒ(x) = ƒ(x)... The notes for this section suck big time, so I really don't know where to begin with this. Thanks!

*asked on July 14, 2008* -
## Biology

In the DNA helix, a ________ (a bicylic nitrogenous base) is always paired with a __________, (a moncyclic nitrogenous base). This occurs because pairing of two of the same kinds of bases would either cause ____________ in the DNA molecule. a. Pyrimidine,

*asked on July 20, 2006* -
## Precalculus

The longest side of a triangle are 13 ft., 15 ft., and 11 ft.. Find the measure of the opposite longest side. Round your answer to the nearest degree. A. 46 degrees B. 58 degrees C. 77 degrees D. 103 degrees

*asked on June 7, 2020* -
## Precalculus

What is the equation of the line tangent to the function f(x)=-x^2+5 at the point (1,4)? A. y=-x+5 B. y=-x+9 C. y=-2x+6 D y=-2x+9

*asked on June 3, 2020* -
## Science

0.2+8kg

*asked on July 3, 2019* -
## biology

[K+] outside = 10 mEq/L and [K+] inside = 150 mEq/L. What effect would reducing the extracellular fluid potassium (K+) concentration from 5mM to 1mM have on RMP and why.

*asked on December 21, 2018* -
## Math

Add the following vectors using the Triangle Law. 9 N on a heading of [S2°W] and 11 N on a heading of [N31°W]. I've found the magnitude which is 5.9953 but I'm having trouble finding the direction.

*asked on November 13, 2018* -
## chemistry

A 6.0-L flask contains 0.60 g at a temperature of 25°C. What is the pressure (in atm) inside the flask?

*asked on April 3, 2017* -
## Math

A swimming pool is filled with water at a constant rate of 9 gallons every 10 minutes. After 30 minutes, the pool is filled with 55 gallons of water. Which equation represents this relationship ? F. y= 9x + 55 G. y= 10x + 28 H. y= 9/10x + 28 J. y= 9/10x +

*asked on March 7, 2017* -
## MATH (POST 2) Need Help Please

Using the average daily balance method and the information given, find the credit card finance charge for the month of August (31 days). The annual interest rate is 18%. July 31st (Balance) $590 August 5 (Charge) $90 August 9 (Payment)$560 August

*asked on February 18, 2017* -
## Math (Business)

Using the average daily balance method and the information given, find the credit card finance charge for the month of August (31 days). The annual interest rate is 18%. July 31st (Balance) $590 August 5 (Charge) $90 August 9 (Payment)$560 August

*asked on February 18, 2017* -
## Politics

To what extent do wealthy countries, such as the US and the members of the European Union have a responsibility to do more for the refugee crisis? I have to write a short essay on this topic and I do not exactly know how to approach it. Thanks

*asked on February 17, 2017* -
## Physics

The value of the electric field at a distance of 86.9 m from a point charge is 74.9 N/C and is directed radially in toward the charge. What is the charge? The Coulomb constant is 8.98755 × 109 N · m2 /C 2 . Answer in units of C.

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

I need help with this burrowing money questions. # 1: Zara received a credit card statement that has a new balance of $987.65 & a minimum payment of $43.21. The annual percent rate is 15% compounded daily and charged on the unpaid balance. Zara makes only

*asked on March 18, 2016* -
## chemistry

Calculate the molarity of a 6% solution of ammoniun nitrate of density 1.025 g/mL

*asked on December 7, 2015* -
## math

simplify: 6-y/6/1/6-1/y 6-y/6*6y/y-6= 6y/6=y Is this correct help i need help!! answers: A. -y B. y C. -6/y D. -1/y which one?

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## math

simplify: (y+1)(y/1-y^2) which answer: A. Y/y-1 B. y/1-y C. y+1/y-1 D. -1 this is what i got y+1/1* Y/1-y^2=-1

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## math

if 3abs(x+4)=8, then x=? A. {-10,2} B. {-2,2} C. {-19,11} D. {-22,-14} which one? idek

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## math

if 1-1/x=2-2/x, then 3-3/x=? A. -3 B. -1/3 C. 0 D. 1/3 E. 3 idek how to do it?

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## math

4x^2+4y^2-16x-24y+51=0 is the equation of a circle. where is the center of the circle and what is it's radius? A. center (2,3) radius=1/4 B. center (2,3) radius=1/2 C. center (-2,-3) radius=1/4 D. center (-2,-3) radius=1/2

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus

4x^2+4y^2-16x-24y+51=0 is the equation of a circle. where is the center of the circle and what is it's radius? A. center (2,3) radius=1/4 B. center (2,3) radius=1/2 C. center (-2,-3) radius=1/4 D. center (-2,-3) radius=1/2

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus

if 1-1/x=2-2/x, then 3-3/x=? A. -3 B. -1/3 C. 0 D. 1/3 E. 3 idek how to do it?

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## ap college pre-calculus

if 3abs(x+4)=8, then x=? A. {-10,2} B. {-2,2} C. {-19,11} D. {-22,-14} which one? idek

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus

simplify: (y+1)(y/1-y^2) which answer: A. Y/y-1 B. y/1-y C. y+1/y-1 D. -1 this is what i got y+1/1* Y/1-y^2=-1

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus

simplify: 6-y/6/1/6-1/y 6-y/6*6y/y-6= 6y/6=y Is this correct help i need help!! answers: A. -y B. y C. -6/y D. -1/y which one?

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus

simplify: square root (4/3)-square root (3/4) A. 2-sqaure root(3)/2 square root (3) B. square root (7/12) C. square root (3)/6 D. 2/square root (3) which answer? this is what i got square root (16/12)- square root (9/12)= square root (7/12)

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## college pre-calculus help

simplify: 6-y/6/1/6-1/y 6-y/6*6y/y-6= 6y/6=y Is this correct help i need help!!

*asked on January 11, 2015* -
## Physics

You serve a tennis ball from a height of 2.1 m above the ground. The ball leaves your racket with a speed of 19.2 m/s at an angle of 5.3° above the horizontal. The horizontal distance from the court's baseline to the net is 11.83 m, and the net is 1.07 m

*asked on September 8, 2014* -
## math

(4.3 x 10-8) (1.5 x 109) Compute and write in scientific notation

*asked on March 17, 2014* -
## Math

If a metal bar at a temperature of 20 degree celcius is dropped in boiling water how long will it take for the bar to reach 98 celcius at a rate of 2 degrees per second

*asked on February 21, 2014* -
## math

$8000 is shared between 3 schools in the ratio of 2:3:5, how much will each school get?

*asked on February 9, 2014* -
## chemistry

I did a lab the other day where we separated a mixture of NaCl, SiO2, and CaCO3. The Mixture was made by my professor and we did not know the original amounts of each compound. After recovering all of the compounds we found that there was.. 36.4% NaCl

*asked on February 5, 2014* -
## chemistry

I did a lab the other day where we separated a mixture of NaCl, SiO2, and CaCO3. The Mixture was made by my professor and we did not know the original amounts of each compound. After recovering all of the compounds we found that there was.. 36.4% NaCl

*asked on February 5, 2014* -
## chemistry

*asked on February 5, 2014* -
## chemistry

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## Algebra, 0110 HELP!

Including 5% sales tax, an inn charges $210.00 per night. Find the nightly cost at the inn before tax is added. (a) Write an equation to model the problem. Let x represent the nightly cost before tax. (b) Solve the equation to find nightly cost before tax.

*asked on September 7, 2013* -
## physics

After sliding down a snow-covered hill on an inner tube, Ashley is coasting across a level snowfield at a constant velocity of +2.8 m/s. Miranda runs after her at a velocity of +4.8 m/s and hops on the inner tube. How fast do the two of them slide across

*asked on June 30, 2013* -
## comp

Which of the following contains a pronoun error? (Points : 2) Neither Jane Austen nor Mary Shelley is known for their poetry. As the curtain rises, everyone in the audience settles into his or her seat and waits for the play to begin. The book sale that is

*asked on May 28, 2013* -
## Math

A fence is 20 ft long. it has posts at each end and at every four feet along its length. how many fence posts are there? Draw a picture.

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

what is the y-intercept of the line of 35.00 + 8.00x if the slope is 8

*asked on April 26, 2013* -
## Computer (Visual Basic)

You are in the process of selecting the BackColors and ForeColors for you new application. When you originally learned to use Visual Studio, you were only aware of one of the palettes that was available to you, but your developer colleague informs you that

*asked on April 9, 2013* -
## Advanced Algebra

Write the equation for the depreciation of the value of your car for t years at 14% per year.

*asked on March 28, 2013* -
## Programming (Visual Basic)

Im seem to be having trouble with this Exercise. Would you mind helping me please? How do i do this Visual Basic program? Instructions say: Fix the following code: Dim dblRegularPay As Double Dim dblOvertimePay As Double intRegularPay = 783.87

*asked on March 5, 2013* -
## algebra

Is v=s2 a quadratic relation?

*asked on March 3, 2013*