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1. Physics

One of the fastest recorded pitches in major-league baseball, thrown by Billy Wagner in 2003, was clocked at 101.0 mi/h . If a pitch were thrown horizontally with this velocity, how far would the ball fall vertically by the time it reached home plate, 60.5

2. physics

A jet airliner moving initially at 300 mi/h due east enters a region where the wind is blowing at 100 mi/h in a direction 26.0° north of east. What is the new velocity of the aircraft relative to the ground? in m/h at degrees North of east.

3. Physics

Two blocks are fastened to the ceiling of an elevator as in Figure P4.19. The elevator accelerates upward at 2.00 m/s2. The blocks both have a mass of 14.0 kg. Find the tension in each rope. top rope: bottom rope:

4. Chemistry

Acid spills are often neutralized with sodium carbonate. For example Na2CO3 (s) + H2SO4 (aq)  Na2SO4 (aq) + CO2 (g) + H2O (l) An instructor dropped a 2.50 L bottle of 18.0 M H2SO4 on a cement floor. How much sodium carbonate would be required to

5. physics

A 45.0 kg girl is standing on a 163 kg plank. The plank, originally at rest, is free to slide on a frozen lake, which is a flat, frictionless surface. The girl begins to walk along the plank at a constant velocity of 1.45 m/s relative to the plank. (a)

6. physics

An object with mass m1 = 5.00 kg, rests on a frictionless horizontal table and is connected to a cable that passes over a pulley and is then fastened to a hanging object with mass m2 = 9.0 kg, as shown in Figure P4.30. Find the acceleration of each object

7. physics

A quarterback throws a football toward a receiver with an initial speed of 21 m/s at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 12 m from the quarterback. In what direction and with what constant speed should the receiver run

8. physics

The force shown in the force-time diagram in Figure P6.11 acts on a 1.4 kg object. (a) Find the impulse of the force. (b) Find the final velocity of the mass if it is initially at rest. (c) Find the final velocity of the mass if it is initially moving

9. physics

In a popular amusement park ride, a rotating cylinder of radius 4.00 m is set in rotation at an angular speed of 5.00 rad/s. The floor then drops away, leaving the riders suspended against the wall in a vertical position. What minimum coefficient of

10. physics

A 175 kg merry-go-round in the shape of a uniform, solid, horizontal disk of radius 1.50 m is set in motion by wrapping a rope about the rim of the disk and pulling on the rope. What constant force would have to be exerted on the rope to bring the

11. physics

Calculate the magnitude of the linear momentum for the following cases. (a) a proton with mass 1.67 10-27 kg, moving with a speed of 4.00 106 m/s (b) a 16.5 g bullet moving with a speed of 270 m/s (c) a 70.5 kg sprinter running with a speed of 12.5 m/s (d)

12. physics

1. A centrifuge in a medical laboratory rotates at an angular speed of 3650 rev/min. When switched off, it rotates through 50.0 revolutions before coming to rest. Find the constant angular acceleration of the centrifuge. 2. A ball of mass 0.120 kg is

13. chemistry

what volume of oxygen gas is needed to completely combst 0.202L of butane (c4h10)gas?

14. physics

A bat flying at 6.00 m/s emits a chirp at 40.0 kHz. If this sound pulse is reflected by an insect moving away from the bat at 2.00 m/s, what is the frequency of the echo received by the bat? Assume the air temperature is 25.0 ˚C. Would I need two

15. physics

The force shown in the figure below is the net eastward force acting on a ball. The force starts rising at t=0.012 s, falls back to zero at t=0.062 s, and reaches a maximum force of 35 N at the peak. Determine with an error no bigger than 25% (high or low)

16. Physics

Find the tension in the two wires that support the 100 N light fixture. Assume θ is 39°. left wire: right wire:

17. Math

The ratio of golf balls to tennis balls in the coach's bag is 20 to 5. If there are 100 golf balls in the bag, how many tennis balls are in the bag?

18. Physics

A simple pendulum is 9.00 m long. (a) What is the period of simple harmonic motion for this pendulum if it is hanging in an elevator accelerating upward at 2.00 m/s2? I keep getting 6.7, but it's wrong

19. physics

A ball thrown straight upward returns to its original level in 2.50s. A second ball is thrown at an angle of 36.degrees above the horizontal. What is the initial speed of the second ball if it also returns to its original level in 2.50

20. physics

A ball of mass 0.120 kg is dropped from rest from a height of 1.25 m. It rebounds from the floor to reach a height of 0.600 m. What impulse was given to the ball by the floor?

21. Chemistry

Is this reaction exothermic or endothermic? Fe(NO3)3+ NaSCN

22. physics

The force sensor measures the force on the sensor due to the bumper, but the cart's momentum change arises from the force on the cart due to the bumper. Which of the following facts are needed to assert that the magnitude of these two forces are nearly

23. physics

A quarterback throws a football toward a receiver with an initial speed of 21 m/s at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 12 m from the quarterback. In what direction and with what constant speed should the receiver run

24. physics

A 705 N man stands in the middle of a frozen pond of radius 4.0 m. He is unable to get to the other side because of a lack of friction between his shoes and the ice. To overcome this difficulty, he throws his 1.2 kg physics textbook horizontally toward the

25. physics

A car is parked on a cliff overlooking the ocean on an incline that makes an angle of 20.0° below the horizontal. The negligent driver leaves the car in neutral, and the emergency brakes are defective. The car rolls from rest down the incline with a

26. Physics

A 4.0 g bullet leaves the muzzle of a rifle with a speed of 310 m/s. What force (assumed constant) is exerted on the bullet while it is traveling down the 0.9 m long barrel of the rifle?

27. physics

Objects of masses m1 = 4.00 kg and m2 = 9.00 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in Figure P4.48. The object m1 is held at rest on the floor, and m2 rests on a fixed incline of θ = 42.0°. The objects are released

28. physics

A rotating wheel requires 5.00 s to rotate 30.0 revolutions. Its angular velocity at the end of the 5.00 s interval is 100.0 rad/s. What is the constant angular acceleration of the wheel?

29. Math

Brent counted 10 red cards, 10 black cards, and 20 blue cards in a deck of cards. What is the ratio of red cards to the other cards?

30. MATH HW HELP!!

stuart daniels estimates that he will need 25,000 to set up a small business in 7 years. how much must Stuart invest now at 12%interest compounded quarterly to achieve his goal?

31. Algebra

A dress normally selling for \$60 was on sale for \$48. What was the percent discount?

32. physics

calculate your average walking speed when you step 1.0 m in 0.5 s

33. physics

1. A 10.0 g object moving to the right at 25.0 cm/s makes an elastic head-on collision with a 15.0 g object moving in the opposite direction at 36.0 cm/s. Find the velocity of each object after the collision. 10.0 g object: 15.0g object: 2. A dentist's

34. Physics

Two packing crates of masses m1 = 10.0 kg and m2 = 3.50 kg are connected by a light string that passes over a frictionless pulley as in Figure P4.26. The 3.50 kg crate lies on a smooth incline of angle 37.0°. Find the acceleration of the 3.50 kg crate. up

35. Physics

Can't get correct answer An object weighing 340 N in air is immersed in water after being tied to a string connected to a balance. The scale now reads 260 N. Immersed in oil, the object weighs 290 N. (a) Find the density of the object. kg/m3 (b) Find the

36. Math

Nelly spends 25% of her free time surfing the Internet. If she spends approximately 1 hour per day surfing the Internet, how many hours of free time does she have each day?

37. physics

A 3.6 kg mass hangs at one end of a rope that is attached to a support on a railroad car. When the car accelerates to the right, the rope makes an angle of 1.0° with the vertical. Find the acceleration of the car.

38. math

Twenty-five is equal to one more than eight times a number. What is the number?

39. physics

A simple pendulum with a length of 1.50 m is suspended from the ceiling of a train. What is the period of simple harmonic motion for the pendulum if the train is moving up an incline of 15.0˚ with an acceleration of 3.00 m/s²? Don't know how to do,

40. physics

Determine the elongation of the rod in if it is under a tension of 5.7E10^3 N. The rod is made of aluminum and copper. From the aluminum to the copper section it measures 1.3m and from the copper section to the end it measures 2.6m with a radius of 0.2cm.

41. physics

A bat flying at 5.0 m/s emits a chirp at 35 kHz. If this sound pulse is reflected by a wall, what is the frequency of the echo received by the bat? I keep getting the wrong answer, don't understand.

42. Physics

A student stands at the edge of a cliff and throws a stone horizontally over the edge with a speed of 15.0 m/s. The cliff is h = 66.0 m above a flat horizontal beach. How long after being released does the stone strike the beach below the cliff? I got 3.67

43. physics

A woman at an airport is towing her 27.0 kg suitcase at constant speed by pulling on the strap at an angle θ above the horizontal. She pulls on the strap with a 32.0 N force, and the friction force on the suitcase is 11.0 N. (a) What angle does the strap

44. physics

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city C? The

45. Physics

A boat moves through the water of a river at 5 m/s relative to the water, regardless of the boat's direction. If the water in the river is flowing at 1.3 m/s, how long does it take the boat to make a round trip consisting of a 215 m displacement downstream

46. physics

An archer shoots an arrow toward a 300 g target that is sliding in her direction at a speed of 2.35 m/s on a smooth, slippery surface. The 22.5 g arrow is shot with a speed of 41.0 m/s and passes through the target, which is stopped by the impact. What is

47. Pre Algebra

The first side of a triangle is 8 meters longer than twice the second side. The third side is 3 times the second side. The perimeter is 128 meters. Find the lengths of the three sides.

48. Physics

The force exerted by the wind on the sails of a sailboat is 310 N north. The water exerts a force of 240 N east. If the boat (including its crew) has a mass of 330 kg, what are the magnitude and direction of its acceleration? magnitude in m/s2 direction in

Abby rows 10 km upstream and 10 km back in a total time of 3 hr. The speed of the river is 5km/h. Find Abby’s speed in still water.

50. algebra 1

Write the equation for the line that passes through the point (6,7) and has a slope of 1/2. Give as a simplified fraction. Again, I have y equals 1/2x but not sure for the rest.

51. physics

1. A 3.25 kg steel ball strikes a wall with a speed of 10.0 m/s at an angle of 60.0° with the surface. It bounces off with the same speed and angle. If the ball is in contact with the wall for 0.195 s, what is the average force exerted on the ball by the

52. physics

A stone is thrown downward into a well with an initial speed of 5.00 m/s. The sound of splash is heard 1.50 s later. Find the depth of the well if the air temperature is 15.0 ˚C?

53. Physics

A quarterback throws a football toward a receiver with an initial speed of 21 m/s at an angle of 30° above the horizontal. At that instant, the receiver is 12 m from the quarterback. In what direction and with what constant speed should the receiver run

54. Calculus

Suppose that the number of bacteria in a culture at time t is given by N = 4950 ( 28 + t*e ^(-t/24)) Find the LARGEST and SMALLEST number of bacteria in the culture during the time interval 0 ≤ t ≤ 140

55. Algebra 1

Write the equation in standard form for the line that passes through (6, -1) and (10,-*) So far I have -8-1 is -9 and 10-6 is 4, is the -9 correct? Then y plus 10 equals 9/4(x - 8) Then multiply by 2 so 2y plus 20 equals 18/4x - 146/4 Is this correct so

56. physics

A uniform string fixed at one end passes over a pulley and then is attached to a hanging object. The string is horizontal between the fixed end and the pulley. When you let the hanging object oscillate in the vertical plane, the fundamental frequency of

57. Physics

Please help. I got 338.82 for the velocity and wanted to get the distance, but I can't seem to do it because I don't have the wavelength. Please help! A stone is dropped from rest into a well. The sound of the splash is heard exactly 2.20 s later. Find the

58. physics

A bat hits a moving baseball. If the bat delivers a net eastward impulse of 0.7 N-s and the ball starts with an initial horizontal velocity of 3.8 m/s to the west and leaves with a 5.2 m/s velocity to the east, what is the mass of the ball (in grams)?

59. Physics

A boat moves through the water of a river at 5 m/s relative to the water, regardless of the boat's direction. If the water in the river is flowing at 1.3 m/s, how long does it take the boat to make a round trip consisting of a 215 m displacement downstream

60. physics

An 8.00 g bullet is fired into a 180 g block that is initially at rest at the edge of a table of 1.00 m height. The bullet remains in the block, and after the impact the block lands d = 2.2 m from the bottom of the table. Determine the initial speed of the

61. math

A 5% alcohol solution is mixed with 15% alcohol solution to make a 25mlof a 9% solution. How much of each alcohol solution is used?

62. Algebra

A box contains 4 quaters, 3 dimes, and 2 nickels. you draw out two coins and keep them both. What is the probability that both are quaters?

63. Calculus

Suppose that the number of bacteria in a culture at time t is given by N = 4950 ( 28 + t*e ^(-t/24)) Find the LARGEST and SMALLEST number of bacteria in the culture during the time interval 0 ≤ t ≤ 140

64. Algebra 1

Graph y-7 equals 9(x plus 6) So 9x plus 54 54 plus 7 is 61 So y equals 9x plus 61. is it correct?

65. math

in a school of 100 students, 59 are taking math, 51 are in english, 35 are in history, 24 are in both math and english, 19 are in both english and history, 13 in both math and history, and 11 in all three courses. how many students are taking: a) none of

66. Physics

The four tires of an automobile are inflated to a gauge pressure of 1.8E10^5 Pa. Each tire has an area of 0.025 m2 in contact with the ground. Determine the weight of the automobile. I was helped with this before, but the answer was wrong. Can someone

67. physics

The four tires of an automobile are inflated to a gauge pressure of 1.8 multiplied by 105 Pa. Each tire has an area of 0.025 m2 in contact with the ground. Determine the weight of the automobile. No idea how to start, please help.

68. physics

An airplane flies 200 km due west from city A to city B and then 280 km in the direction of 30.5° north of west from city B to city C. (a) In straight-line distance, how far is city C from city A? in km? (b) Relative to city A, in what direction is city

69. Intermidiate Algebra

Andrew factored the expression -12x^3-28x^2-3x as -4x (3x^2-7x+9). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out -4x (3x^2-7x+9), she got -12x^3+28x^2-36x; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help

70. math

A particle moves along the s-axis. Use the given information to find the position of the particle. v(t)=8t3 ; s(0) = 5.

A particle moves along the s-axis. Use the given information to find the position of the particle. v(t) = 8t3; s(0) = 5.

72. physics

An archer shoots an arrow toward a 300 g target that is sliding in her direction at a speed of 2.35 m/s on a smooth, slippery surface. The 22.5 g arrow is shot with a speed of 41.0 m/s and passes through the target, which is stopped by the impact. What is

73. physics

1. It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 11 mi long and 5.2 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall

74. Algebra

Megan factored the expression 72x^2-43x+6 as (9x-3)(8x-2). But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (9x-3)(8x-2), he got72x^2-42x+6; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this

75. algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 36x^3-30x^2

76. Intermedia Algebra

Solve by factoring: 2a^2 − 3a = −5

77. Calculus

Suppose that the number of bacteria in a culture at time t is given by N = 4950 ( 28 + t*e ^(-t/24)) Find the LARGEST and SMALLEST number of bacteria in the culture during the time interval 0 ≤ t ≤ 140 .

78. Algebra 1

Could you please show me how to do this. Write an equation of the vertical and horizontal lines that pass through the given point (6,-6) y equals? x equals ?

79. fraction help algebra

Write the equation passing through the points (-9, 6 ) and (1, -5). The worksheet has multiple choice, so I know y intercept is either 39/10 or -39/10. I have -11/10x plus b then -11 (1) is -11 10(1) is 10 Then -5 plus 11/10 I change -5 to -15/10 but I'm

80. algebra again

Write an equation that passes through the points (4, 3) and (2, -2) I have -2 -3 is -5 and 2-4 is -2 so y equals -5/2x plus b. I put in 2,-2 into the equation to get the y intercept, so 2 equals -5/2 times 2 plus b -5/2(2) is -10/-4 reduce to -5/-2 Now add

81. physics

Determine the elongation of the rod in if it is under a tension of 5.7E10^3 N. The rod is made of aluminum and copper. From the aluminum to the copper section it measures 1.3m and from the copper section to the end it measures 2.6m with a radius of 0.2cm.

82. Physics

There is a parabolic position vs time graph. Which of these is true: The object moves 1. in a parabolic trajectory. 2. along a straight line. 3. along an arc of a circle wouldn't 1 and 3 produce the same/similar position graph?

83. physics

1. It has been suggested that rotating cylinders about 11 mi long and 5.2 mi in diameter be placed in space and used as colonies. What angular speed must such a cylinder have so that the centripetal acceleration at its surface equals the free-fall

84. algebra

At 3:00 pm the temperature was 2* below zero. It then fell 4* in the next 2 hours. what was the temperature at 5:00pm?

85. algebra

A 125-ft diagonal brace on a bridge connects a support of the center of the bridge to a side support on the bridge. The horizontal distance that it spans is 25 ft longer than the height that it reaches on the side of the bridge. Find the horizontal and

86. algebra

Use the “difference of squares” rule to factor the following expression: 100a^6-64b^8

87. algebra

Megan factored the expression 72x^2-43x+6 as (9x-3)(8x-2). But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (9x-3)(8x-2), he got72x^2-42x+6; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this

88. algebra

Factor out the greatest common factor from the expression 9a2b3 – 12a2b4 – 24a3b

89. algebra

Factor the expression 16x^2-72xy+81y^2 into a product of binomials.

90. Intermediate Algebra

Factor completely. If a polynomial is prime, state this 9 + 8t^2 - 18t

91. algebra

Graphthe equation y plus 6 equals 1/8(x-2 1/8x - 2/8 add 2/8 to 6, so 61 times 8/8 makes it 48/8 plus 2/8 is 50/8 mx plus c would be 1/8 plus 50/8. Is this correct so afr? If so how do I graph 50/8? Do I just put at 50 on the y axis and do 1/8 rise over

92. algebra

Write an equation of a line that passes through the points (-6,7) and has a slope of -4 How do I do this? it would be y equals -4x but not sure how to do the rest.

93. Algebra

How come (2xy^2)^3 is equal to 8x^3 y-6? I thought that six exponent should be a five since you add them together. So 2 and 3 should be five. But why is this?

94. math

Hi! I have a question Heres the problem: 3-2[6-(4y-1)] I got -8y-11 but it wasn't right and I don't know what i did wrong help please!

95. physics: drwls

drwls for the question below, the answer seems to be wrong: The four tires of an automobile are inflated to a gauge pressure of 1.8 multiplied by 105 Pa. Each tire has an area of 0.025 m2 in contact with the ground. Determine the weight of the automobile.

96. Physics

How does an electric motor work, linking to the theory of electromagnetism? I have already identified a few laws: -Ohms -Faraday's

98. math

Simplify the expression. 5(x − 1) − 3(x^2 + 4x + 5)- 8(x+7)=