# Jen

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1. ## physics

A 2500N pile-driver ram falls 10m and drives a post 0.1m into the ground. Find the average impact of force on the ram.

2. ## math

From a bag of peanuts, phillip took 1/3, then joy took 1/4 of the remaining, brent took 1/2 of the remaining, and preston took 10. There were 71 peanuts remaining....how many were there to start?

3. ## Exponents-word problem

A culture starts at 8600 bacteria. After one hour the count is 10,000. Find a function that models the number of bacteria n(t) after t hours. The answer is n(t) = 8600e^.1506t Where does this 0.1506 come from? Thanks. n(t) = 8600 e^(kt), where k is an

4. ## statistics

Go to a local library; collect a sample of books consisting of the ages of book (based on copyright dates). Plan and describe the sampling procedure, then use the results to construct a confidence interval estimate of the mean age of all books in the

5. ## Statistics

One of the questions in the Pew Internet & American Life Project asked adults if they used the Internet, at least occasionally. The results showed that 454 out of 478 adults aged 18 - 29 answered yes; 741 out of 833 adults aged 30 – 49 answered yes; 1058

6. ## Math

A coin is biased so that a head is twice as likely to occur as a tail. If the coin is tossed 3 times, what is the probability of getting 2 tails and 1 head? What do you mean by biased in probability?

7. ## Statistics

A company manufactures calculators in batches of 64 and there is a 4% rate of defects. Find the probability of getting exactly three defects in a batch.

8. ## Calculus

The line that is normal to the curve x^2=2xy-3y^2=0 at(1,1) intersects the curve at what other point? Please help. Thanks in advance. We have x2=2xy - 3y2 = 0 Are there supposed to be 2 equal signs in this expression or is it x2 + 2xy - 3y2 = 0 ? I'll

9. ## Algebra

The arch of the bridge below is half an ellipse, a "semi-ellipse". The arch is 148m long and has a height of 48m at the center. The height of the arch is 10m at point p. What is the distance from p to the center?

10. ## Math

Given that x=log3^5 and y=log3^2, rewrite log3^60 in terms of x and y.

11. ## chemistry

What atomic or hybrid orbitals make up the sigma bond between As and F in hexafluoroarsenate ion, AsF6- ? orbital on AS:? orbital on F:?

12. ## College Physics

A fisherman notices that his boat is moving uo and down periodically, owing to waves on the surface of the water. It takes 2.5 s for the boat to travel from its highest point to its lowest, a total distance of 0.62 m. The fisherman sees that the wave

13. ## physics

You drop a ball from a height of 2.0 m and it bounces back to a height of 1.5 m (a) What fraction of its initial energy is lost during the bounce? (b) What is the ball’s speed just at it leaves the ground after the bounce?

14. ## stastics

If 1.5% of the bolts made by an automotive factory are defective, what is the probability that in a shipment of 200 bolts, there are 6 defective bolts? Place your answer, rounded to four decimal places, in the blank.

15. ## Civic

One factor determining the number of representatives for a given congressional district is the distribution of _____ within the state A. registered voters B. population C. jobs D. wealth Answer is "B"

16. ## statistics

Seventy million pounds of trout are grown in the U.S. every year. Farm-raised trout contain an average of 32 grams of fat per pound, with a standard deviation of 7.5 grams of fat per pound. A random sample of 34 farm-raised trout is selected. The mean fat

17. ## Civics

which of the following is not an authoritarian form of government? A. Totalitarianism B. Absolute monarchy C. Dictatorship D. Direct democracy Answer is "C"

18. ## algebra

Chris can be paid in one of two ways. Plan A is a salary of ​\$380 per​ month, plus a commission of 9​% of sales. Plan B is a salary of ​\$656 per​ month, plus a commission of 3​% of sales. For what amount of sales is Chris better off selecting

19. ## chem 15

The hardness of water (hardness count) is usually expressed as parts per million (by mass) of calcium carbonate. What is the molar concentration of calcium ions in a water sample with a hardness count of 175ppm?

20. ## Statistics (Check Work)

Can Someone help me with these 2 problems? I am certain I am solving them correctly, but for some reason the computer keeps marking my answers as incorrect. Question 1: Minnesota had the highest turnout rate of any state for the 2012 Presidential election.

21. ## Civic

The present-day Republican Party is descended from the ____ Party. A. Anti-Federalist B. Democratic Republican C. Federalist D. Conservative Answer is "D"

22. ## Latin I

“Arms and the man I sing”—With these words Virgil began his poem about the origins of the Rome. The “wars” were not only the famous Trojan War, but also the wars in Italy; “the hero” is Aeneas, who traveled from Troy to a new town, New Troy,

23. ## chemistry

Question 1. A Compound Containing 3 Atoms Of Carbon & 8 Atoms Of Hydrogen Is Combined In A Reaction With Oxygen Molecules. The 2 End Products Of This Equation Are Carbon Dioxide &water. What Element Should You Look At 1st In Balancing This Equation? Choose

24. ## Eng

Which statement is most accurate regarding the speaking-writing connection? A. To own a word, write it over and over again. B. Written words seldom reflect the words people use when they speak. C. To own a word, speak it. D. The words used by writers are

25. ## chemistry

use standard enthalpies of formation to calculate delta Hrxn for the following reaction. 2H2S(g)+3O2(g)-->2H2O(l)+2SO2(g) express the answer using four significant figures Delta Hrxn = ? kJ

26. ## speaker vs. poet

What the importance of knowing the difference between the speaker and the writer in a poem?

27. ## Latin I

1. Estne in Campania? a. where is Campania? b. he is in Campania, isn't he? c. he is not in Campania, is he? d. Is he in Campania? 2. Vesuviusne populum terruit? a. did vesuvius frighten the people? b. Vesuvius did not frighten the people, did it? c.

28. ## math

How many different sequences of 4 digits are possible if the first digit must be 3, 4, or 5 and if the sequence may not end in 000? Repetition of digits is allowed. A) 2000 B) 2997 C) 2999 D) 1512

29. ## Joint variation

A variable 'f' varies jointly as 'g' and the square of 'h' and inversely as 'j'. If f=-14 when g=5, h=8, j=20, what is 'f' when g=4, h=6 and j=9? Thanks. F=Constant*gh/j Use the data for determine the constant. Then, use the second set of data to determine

30. ## AP Chemistry

The formulas for ethanol and ammonium nitrate are C2H5OH and NH4NO3. In what respects are these formulas and compounds different? Am I supposed to say that there are different elements that make up the compounds?

31. ## Algebra

Suppose that the functions q and r are defined as follows: q(x)=2x+1 r(x)=-2x^2+1 Find the following: (qOr)(4)= (rOq)(4)=

32. ## chemistry

1. Which of the following statements about the cell theory is correct? a) All living organisms are made up of one or more cells. b) All cells arise from other, pre-existing cells c) All eukaryotic cells contain symbiotic prokaryotes. d) All prokaryotic

33. ## statistics

Assume that body temperatures of healthy adults are normally distributed with a mean of 98.2 degrees F and a standard deviation of .62 degrees F. suppose we take a sample of eight healthy adults. what is the probability that their mean body temperature

34. ## Math-CONFUSING!!

Write the compound statement in symbols. Let r = The food is good, p = I eat too much, q = I'll exercise. If the food is good and I eat too much, then I'll exercise.

35. ## Physics

A 15.0 kg box is released on a 32 degree incline and accelerates down the incline at 0.30m/s sqaured ? find the friction force impeding its motion. What is the coefficient of kinectic friction?

36. ## Trigonometry

How do i find cos(2arctan(7/24)) Thanks.

37. ## Math

What is the rectangular equivalence to the parametric equations? x(θ)=4cosθ+2,y(θ)=2sinθ−5 , where 0≤θ

38. ## Chemistry

Each equation has to be balanced, please help 1. Erbium metal (Er) can be prepared by reacting erbium(III) fluoride with magnesium; the other product is magnesium fluoride. (a) What substance is reduced? (b) What is the reducing agent? (c) What substance

39. ## Physics

A box is sliding down an incline tilted at an angle of 2.14° above horizontal. The box is sliding down the incline at a speed of 5.15 m/s. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the incline is 0.387. How far does the box slide down the

40. ## algebra

What is the discriminant of the polynomial below? 4x2 + 4x + 1 A. 0 B. -4 C. -12 D. 32

41. ## math

Using the numbers 2,3,5,10,24 write two separate equations that equal 120

42. ## Physics

An astronaut is inside a rocket that is blasting off vertically from the launch pad. You want this rocket to reach the speed of sound (331 m/s) as quickly as possible, but you also do not want the astronaut to black out. Medical tests have shown that

43. ## Chemistry

If the heat from burning 5.800 g of C6H6 is added to 5691 g of water at 21 °C, what is the final temperature of the water? 2C6H6(l) +15O2 (g)----> 12CO2(g)+6H2O(l) +6542

44. ## solving trig. equations

tan(3x) + 1 = sec(3x) Thanks, pretend 3x equals x so tanx + 1 = secx we know the law that 1 + tanx = secx so tanx + 1 becomes secx and... secx = secx sec(3x) = sec(3x) [just put 3x back in for x- you don't really have to change 3x to x but it kinda makes

45. ## chemistry

why should excess alkali be avoided in the ferric chloride test for acetic acid and benzoic acid?

46. ## chemistry

the concentration of urea in a solution prepared by dissolving 16g of urea in 39 g of H2O is ________% by mass. The molar mass of urea is 60.0 g/mol

47. ## Math

Write the compound statement in symbols. Let r = The food is good, p = I eat too much, q = I'll exercise. If the food is good and I eat too much, then I'll exercise.

48. ## Math

Write a negation of the statement. Not all people like football.

49. ## Physics

A stone is dropped from the top of a cliff. It is seen to hit the ground below after 3.90 s. How high is the cliff?

50. ## linear algebra

what is the basis of a subspace or R3 defined by the equation 2x1+3x2+x3=0 I know the basis is vectors and but how do you get that?

A fisherman leaves his home port and heads in the direction N 70 degree W. He travels 30 mi and reaches Egg Island. The next day he sails N 10 degree E for 50 mi, reaching Forrest Island. a) Find the distance between the fisherman's home port and Forrest

52. ## Chemistry

How many electrons in an atom could have these sets of quantum numbers? n=2 n=5, l=3 n=6, l=1, ml=-1

53. ## Latin I

Primo (at first), natura ab viris adorabatur. Antequam (afterwards), viri et feminae deos et deas laudabant. Tum (Then) animas naturae laudabant. Animae naturae timebantur. Viri rogabant: De quo luna (moon) venit (comes)? De quo sol (sun) venit (comes)?

54. ## Statistics

Can someone please help me answer these questions? I have tried every method I know and the computer still keeps marking the answers as incorrect. Thanks for the help! 1) If the number of 18-34 year olds sampled is equal to the value identified in part

55. ## Math

ABC Bank offers a savings account with 4.5% compounded quarterly. Find the APY the bank's savings account offers (round your answer to three decimal places).

56. ## physics

A model rocket leaves the ground, heading straight up at 47 m/s. (a) What is its maximum altitude? m What are its speed and altitude at each of the following times? (b) 1 s m/s m (c) 4 s m/s m (d) 8 s m/s m

57. ## elementary math for teachers

F25 = 75,025 and F26 = 121,393 where Fn is the nth term in the Fibonacci sequence. Find F27.

58. ## Hinduism Essay-help

I have to write an essay on Hinduism for my college class (Religions of the world. One question I'm having a difficult time answering is.. Explain the desire for liberation from earthly existence. Any ideas on what this means? My understanding is

59. ## Calculus

Find normals to the curve xy+2x-y=0 that are parallel to the line 2x+y=0 I have the answer: at(-1,-1), y=-2x-3, and at (3,-3), y=-2x+3 How do we get this? Thanks. xy + 2x - y=0 x dy/dx + y + 2 - dy/dx=0 dy/dx (x-1)= -y-2 dy/dx= - (y+2)/(x-1) The normal to

60. ## Math -Trig

Determine the exact value if cot(3pi/4) using special triangles. I don't understand how it could be 1/tan3pi/4 in a triangle....

61. ## Physics

An 11.98-gram sample of zinc metal is placed in a hot water bath and warmed to 78.4°C. It is then removed and placed into a Styrofoam cup containing 50.0 mL of room temperature water (T=27.0°C; density = 1.00 g/mL). The water warms to a temperature of

62. ## math

: Use the formula from Part I to find the midpoint of the segment with endpoints at (-2, -1) and (0, 9). Show your work.

63. ## History

Hi I'm honestly stuck on these 3 questions, I looekd on wiki and everything. Please Please help me out.. What action did President Polk take that resulted in the war between the United States and Mexico? He ordered troops to invade Mexico and capture Vera

64. ## math

rachel drove 260 miles using 12 gallons of gas. at this rate, how many gallons of gas would she need to drive 286 miles?

65. ## trig

how do you find all the values of theta from 0 degrees through 360 degrees for which sin theta equals 0

66. ## Math-probability

One card is selected at random from a deck of cards. Determine the probability that the card is a black heart.

67. ## physics

an unstretched hanging spring is 50cm long. suspending a 100N weight from it makes its lenght 60cm. Adding another 100N weight will make the spring -- 60cm, 70 cm, 80 cm, 100 cm, or 120 cm. No idea how they came up with any of the five ??? My answer was

68. ## chemistry

In clinical lab reports, some concentrations are given in mg/dL. Convert a Ca2+ concentration of 3.5 mg/dL to weight/volume percent.

69. ## physics

consider three charges: +Q, -Q, q where the center charge is equidistnat from the other two. assum that the two Qs cannot move. you also want to charge q to be at rest. if q=-8.0 nC, find Q+ You don't have to solve it but can you lead me in the right

70. ## math

Carl drove from his house to work at an average speed of 35 miles per hour. The drive took him 25 minutes. If the drive home took him 30 minutes and he used the same route in reverse, what was his average speed going home?

71. ## General Science

When I2 dissolves in methanol, CH3OH, what type of forces exist between I2 and CH3OH molecules in solution?

72. ## More Physics

A light plank rests on two scales that read Fg1 = 410 N and Fg2 = 310 N. The scales are separated by a distance of 2.00 m. How far from the woman's feet is her center of gravity (the woman is laying on a plank with scales on both ends supporting the woman

73. ## physics

A strong lightning bolt transfers about 27 C to Earth. How many electrons are transferred? The elementary charge is 1.60218 × 10−19 C.

74. ## Neutons Thrid law

3. A force of 36 N gives a mass m1 an acceleration of 4.0 m/s2. The same force gives a mass m2 an acceleration of 12 m/s2. What acceleration will this force give to m1 and m2 if the two masses are fastened together? {3.0 m/s2}

75. ## algebra

w(3w-1)=200 solve for w

76. ## Math

A truck with 36-in.-diameter wheels is traveling at 55 mi/h. Find the angular speed of the wheels in rad/min, *hint convert miles to inches & hours to minutes How many revolutions per minute do the wheels make? • This question is 2 parts. I can't

77. ## Calc

An Olympic-sized swimming pool is a rectangular prism that is 50m long, 25m wide, lled with water to a depth of 1.5m. We are going to pump the water out of the pool with a pump that is 0.5 meters above the surface of the water. Compare the costs of

78. ## chem

the balance equation for the reaction of aqueous sulfuric acid with aqueous ammonia is 2NH3(aq)+ H2SO4(aq) -> (NH4)2SO4(aq) 1. what volume of 0.250M sulfuric acid solution would be needed to react completely with 18.00mL of 0.350M ammonia solution? 2. what

79. ## Algebra

Remove the parentheses from the following expression, and combine like terms: (a + b – c) + 3a – 2c A. 2a – b + c B. 4a + b + 3c C. 4a + b – 3c D. 2a – b – c

80. ## Chemistry

ou are given the following data. S(s) + 3/2 O2(g) → SO3(g) ΔH = -395.2 kJ 2 SO2(g) + O2(g) → 2 SO3(g) ΔH = -198.2 kJ Calculate ΔH for the reaction below. S(s) + O2(g) → SO2(g)

81. ## CHEMISTRY

You mix 40.0 g of ethanol (C2H5OH, molecular weight = 46.1 g/mol) and 60.0 g of water (molecular weight = 18.0 g/mol) The resulting solution has a density of 920 g/L. a)Calculate the molarity of ethanol in this solution? Answer : 0.06 kg of H2O This is

82. ## Math

For the limit lim x → 3 (x3 − 2x + 5) = 26 illustrate the definition by finding the largest possible values of δ that correspond to ε = 0.2 and ε = 0.1. (Round your answers to four decimal places.)

83. ## AP chem

A 1.25-g sample contains some of the very reactive compound Al(C6H5)3. On treating the compound with aqueous HCl, 0.951 g of C6H6 is obtained. Al(C6H5)3(s) + 3HCl(aq) --> AlCl3(aq) + 3C6H6(l) Assuming that Al(C6H5)3 was converted completely to products,

84. ## Math

A social security number consists of nine digits. How many different social security numbers are possible if repetition of digits is permitted? Oh goodness, I'm not sure what number to start with :(

85. ## College Math

Determine whether the pairs of sets are equal, equivalent, both, or neither. A = {7, 9, 10}, B = {a, b, c}

86. ## math

A 6-sided die is rolled. The sides contain the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. List the sample space of rolling one die. 9) _______ A) {6} B) {36} C) {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} D) None of these

87. ## Algebra

Solve the formula for the given variable. Assume all variables represent nonnegative numbers. A=6s^2, for s A. A/6 B. SQRT A/6 C. -SQRT A/6 D. Not given I believe the anser is B, but not 100% sure

88. ## geography

why is Washington DC. included in the southeast region?

89. ## Chemistry

Question 1. A Compound Containing 3 Atoms Of Carbon & 8 Atoms Of Hydrogen Is Combined In A Reaction With Oxygen Molecules. The 2 End Products Of This Equation Are Carbon Dioxide &water. What Element Should You Look At 1st In Balancing This Equation? Choose

90. ## physics

Two point charges are placed on the x axis as follows: Charge q1= +4.00 nC is located at x= 0.200 m, and charge q2= +5.00nC is at x= -0.300 m. What are the magnitude and direction of the net force exerted by these two charges on a negative point charge q3=

91. ## Poetry

What is the tone of the poem "Litany" by Billy Collins? Is there some sort of message or is he just being weird? Since the first two lines were written by that Belgian guy, I would imagine he is making fun of love poems. Am I in the right direction?

92. ## calculus

If y is a differentiable function of x, then the slope of the tangent to the curve xy - 2y + 4y^2 = 6 at the point where y=1 is ...... How do I do this? Thanks. xy - 2y + 4y^2 = 6 ---> d[xy - 2y + 4y^2] = 0 ---> xdy + ydx - 2dy + 8ydy = 0 ---> (x + 8y -

93. ## Social studies

5. What effect on the Columbian exchange does this image illustrate? (A). The population boom of domesticated animals that escaped into the wild. (B). The conversion of the physical environment.*** (C). The introduction of milk cows to the North Americans

94. ## Math

the length of a wall in a floor plan is 6 1/2 inches.the actual wall is 78 feet long. find the scale of the floor plan The height of a building is 3 3/8 inches on a scale drawing. Find the actual height of the building if the scale used is 1inch:4feet.

95. ## statistics

A simple random sample size of n = 150 is obtained from a population whose size is N = 20,000 and whose population proportion with a specified characteristic is p = 0.6. What is the probability of obtaining x = 96 or more individuals with the

96. ## chemistry

How would you prepare a supersaturated solution of CuSo4 in 100ml of water

97. ## Physics

A certain freely falling object requires 1.50 seconds to travel the las 30.0 meters before it hits th ground. From what height above the ground did it fall?

98. ## Chemistry

This question was posted: At 22 °C an excess amount of a generic metal hydroxide M(OH)2, is mixed with pure water. The resulting equilibrium solution has a pH of 10.56. What is the Ksp of the compound at 22 °C? I have found my [OH-] concentration