# Jon

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1. ## Economics

Suppose the price elasticity of demand for heating oil is 0.2 in the short run and 0.7 in the long run. c. If the price of heating oil rises from \$1.80 to \$2.20 per gallon, what happens to the quantity of heating oil demanded in the short run? In the long

2. ## CHEMISTRY HELP!

Consider the following reactions and their equilibrium constants. (NO(g) + 0.5Br2(g) NOBr(g) Kp = 5.3 2NO(g) N2(g) + O2(g) Kp = 2.1 x 1030 Use these equations and their equilibrium constants to determine the equilibrium constant for the following reaction:

3. ## Physics

A cheetah can maintain its maximum speed of 120 km/hr for 38 seconds. What minimum distance must a gazelle running 74 km/hr be ahead of the cheetah to escape? A) 417.2 m B) 3778 m C) 624.3 m D) 485.6 m E) 1748 m

4. ## Physics

1)Which of the following statements is true about electric forces? A)electric forces cause objects to only attract each other. B)electric forces cause objects to only repel each other C)electric forces cause objects to repel or attract each other

5. ## probability

We have two fair three-sided dice, indexed by i=1,2. Each die has sides labelled 1, 2, and 3. We roll the two dice independently, one roll for each die. For i=1,2, let the random variable Xi represent the result of the ith die, so that Xi is uniformly

6. ## Gen Chem

At elevated temperatures, solid silicon reacts with chlorine gas to form gaseous SiCl4. At some temperature, the equilibrium constant for this reaction is 0.30. If the reaction is started with 0.10 mol of SiCl4 in a one-liter flask, how much Cl2 will be

What does it take to win a Tug of War?

8. ## Chemistry

Sulfur trioxide dissolves in water, producing H2SO4. How much sulfuric acid can be produced from 12.1 mL of water (d=1.00g/mL) and 22.1 g of SO3?

9. ## math

In a company there are 7 executives: 4 women and 3 men. 3 are selected to attend a management seminar. Find these probabilities. A) All 3 selected are men B) all 3 selected are women C) 2 men and 1 woman will be selected. D) 1 man and 2 woman will be

10. ## math

How many \$1 bills are the same as__________\$10 bills?________-

11. ## college math

A jet leaves a runway whose bearing is N26E from the control tower. After flying 4 miles, the jet turns 99 degrees and flies on a bearing of s55e for 6 miles. At that time what is the bearing from the jet from the control tower. I have no idea how to solve

12. ## physics repost

A player kicks a football with an initial velocity of 3.00 m/s at an angle of 60.0 above the horizontal. What is the horizontal distance traveled by the football? 2(3.00)(cos60)/9.80 (3.00)(cos60)(.530219635) 0.795m ___________________________________ "The

13. ## art

an artist loved to work with smooth, flowing paint that has vibrant color. Know she has many months to finish a commission. Her best choice for a material would be: 1. tempera paint 2. oil paint 3. acrylic paint 4. watercolor'

14. ## Physics

A 60.0 kg girl stands up on a stationary floating raft and decides to go into shore. She dives off the 180 kg floating raft with a velocity of 4.0 m/s [W]. Ignore the substantial friction real objects in water experience. a) What is the momentum of the

15. ## Math

How do I solve this problem? 6C3 A. 120 B. 720 C. 20 D. 240 Is it 6*5*4*3*2*1

16. ## Subtracting 3 digit numbers

Jill is going on a trip from chicago to omaha to tulsa.Bill will travel from dallas to omaha.How much farther will jill travel than bill?

17. ## physics repost

Venus has radius 6.05 x 10^6 m and mass 4.87 x 10^24 kg. Calculate the value of acceleration due to gravity on Venus's surface. don't know this one

18. ## physics repost

A marksman at rest fires a 4.00-kg gun that expels a bullet of mass 0.0140 kg with a velocity of 181 m/s. The marksman's mass is 81.0 kg. What is the marksman's velocity after firing the gun? mc = 85kg md = 0.0140 -(0.0140)(-181)/85 = .0298 m/s

19. ## math

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 A)15 B)15/2 C)-15 D)1/15 I chose A 5)Find the fifth term of the sequence in which a1=-3,and aN+1=3aN-n A)-301 B)-99 C)-193 D)-341 I don't know

20. ## Physics

The two masses (m1 = 5.0 kg and m2 = 3.0 kg) in the Atwood's machine shown in Figure 10-23 are released from rest, with m1 at a height of 0.91 m above the floor. When m1 hits the ground its speed is 1.5 m/s. Assume that the pulley is a uniform disk with a

21. ## physics

Calculate the force of gravatational attraction between two spheres of mass 10.1 kg and 45.4 kg that are 38.5 m apart. F = G(m1)(m2)/r^2 = 6.67 x 10^-11(10.1)(45.4)/38.5^2 = 2.06 x 10 ^-11 N

22. ## Physics

Two identical +9.0 µC point charges are initially spaced 5.2 cm from each other. If they are released at the same instant from rest, how fast will they be moving when they are very far away from each other? Assume they have identical masses of 1.0 mg.

23. ## Physics

A block with mass M rests on a frictionless surface and is connected to a horizontal spring of force constant k, the other end of which is attached to a wall. A second block with mass m rests on top of the first block. The coefficient of static friction

24. ## Science

If the specific heat of a marshmallow is 2 J/g, how much heat is given off when it cools from room temp (25C) to its liquid nitrogen bath. Weight of the marshmallow 7.4g

25. ## music

Thailand and Vietnam are both part of Southeast Asia, but their music is very different. What historical and cultural factors led to these musical differences?

26. ## Physics

A child throws a snowball at a tree and it sticks to the tree. Does this motion defy the Law of Conservation of Momentum? Explain. I'm thinking yes. Given that p(momentum)= mass x velocity, even though the tree is stationary, it would have a much greater

27. ## social studies

How do people make up for water scarcity in the dry parts of Israel? 1. by building dams 2. by trading in oil 3. by using irrigation pipelines 4. by importing fresh water

28. ## CHEMISTRY

Which of the following solutions contain the greatest total ion concentration? a) one mole of potassium chloride dissolved in 1.0L of solution b)one mole of sodium phosphate dissolved in 1.0L of solution c)one mole of ammonium carbonate dissolved in 1.0L

29. ## to divide Monomials

Please help me with my paper algebra with Pizzazz! Page 76, objective 3-a. Name of paper is Why are babies like hinges?

30. ## Physics(Thank you)

1)Which of the following objects can set fire to a piece of paper in the presence of sunlight? A)doulble concave lens B)convex lens C)convex mirror D)concave lens B, convex lens 2)What happens to a path of a light ray parallel to the principle axis, after

31. ## chem

The bottom of a box has a surface area of 31.4 cm2. The mass of the box is 47.1 kilograms. Acceleration due to gravity at sea level is 9.80 m/s2. What pressure is exerted by the box where it rests? how do i solve this?

32. ## math

I'm asked to find the circumference of a circle to the nearest tenth and the area of the same circle to the nearest hundredth. The circle has a diameter of 30 and a radius of 15. I got a circumference of 94.2 and an area of 188.48cm2 with these formulas:

33. ## chemistry

The specific heat of ice is 0.5 calories/gram. 60 grams of ice will require _____ calories to raise the temperature 1°C. so i just do 0.5/60 ??

34. ## Physics

A toy dart gun has a spring with a spring constant of 315 N/m. An 12 gram dart is loaded in the gun and the spring is compressed a distance of 7.8 cm and then shot into the air. When the dart is 5.8 meters high in the air, what is its speed? If the maximum

35. ## Math

I have a ? that I am kind of stuck on. It says give an infinite list of natural numbers that are not prime. I know half of the numbers are prime and half are not, but I'm not sure how to answer it. Thanks.

36. ## physics

A 6110-kg bus traveling at 20.0 m/s can be stopped in 24.0 s by gently applying the brakes. What is the average force exerted on the bus in this stop? I can't figure this one out

37. ## Physics

The coefficient of static friction between hard rubber and normal street pavement is about 0.42. On how steep a hill (maximum angle) can you leave a car parked?

39. ## Algebra

The recommended daily intake (RDI) of a nutritional supplement for a certain age group is 600 mg/day. Actually, supplement needs vary from person to person. Write an absolute values inequality to express the RDI plus or minus 50 mg and solve it.

40. ## physics

A missile launched at a velocity of 30.0 m/s at an angle of 30.0 to the normal. What is the maximum height the missile attains? sin 60 = 0.866025404 0.866025404 x 30 = 25.98076211 25.98076211 x 25.98076211 / 2 / 9.8 = 34.4 m

41. ## chemistry-net ionic equations

Whats the net ionic equation for the decomposition of hydrogen peroxide (H202)? I know that it decomposes into water and O2 but is H202->H20+O2 the net ionic or does the H2 and O2 split up to be H2 + O2 -> H20+O2 and if so is the net ionic then just

42. ## Chemistry

A current of 4.00 A is passed through a solution of AgNO3 for 1.00 hr. What mass of silver is deposited at the cathode? (In grams) Use Faraday's constant F = 9.65x10^4 C/mol

43. ## chem

if a fractional distillation failed to separate two components efficiently, what alternatives would one consider to effect clean separation by distillation?

44. ## Chemistry

2. You have a sugar solution (solution A) with concentration x. You pour one-fourth of this solution into a beaker, and add an equivalent volume of water (solution B). a) What is the ratio of sugar in solutions A and B? b) Compare the volumes of soutions A

45. ## Probabilty/Statistics

1)A coin is tossed 5 times. Find P(at most 4 tails.) A)3/16 B)13/16 C)1/32 D)31/32 I chose D 2)How many different arrangements of the letters of the word doodle are possible? A)180 B)720 C)15 D)90 I chose B For #3-5, use the following tepereatures from

46. ## Algebra

The recommended daily intake (RDI) of a nutritional supplement for a certain age group is 600 mg/day. Actually, supplement needs vary from person to person. Write an absolute values inequality to express the RDI plus or minus 50 mg and solve it.

47. ## algebra

An airplane encountered a head wind during a flight between Rontown and Sawburgh which took 4 hours and 24 minutes. The return flight took 4 hours. If the distance from Rontown to Sawburgh is 1700 miles, find the airspeed of the plane (the speed of the

48. ## organic chemistry

What is the newman projection of meso-2,3-dichlorobutane?

49. ## Math

Of the following series of partial sums which might arise in the addition of 36 and 25 the one that is incorrect is: A)11,31,61 B)11,4,6,61 C)11,41,61 D)36,56.61

50. ## Chemistry

Consider a weak acid-strong base titration in which 25.0 mL of 0.100 M acetic acid is titrated with 0.100 M NaOH. a) Calculate the pH after the addition of 3.00mL of NaOH. b) What is the pH of the solution before the addition of NaOH (pKa of acetic

51. ## Trig(3 all with work)

1)Find the exact value of cos 105 by using a half-angle formula. A)sqrt 2 - sqrt 3 /2 B)-sqrt 2 - sqrt 3 /2 C)-sqrt 2 + sqrt 3 /2 D)sqrt 2 + sqrt 3 /2 cos 105 cos 105 = cos 210/2 sqrt 1 + 210/2 sqrt 1 + sqrt 3/2 /2 sqrt 2 + sqrt 3/2 which is D 2)Find the

52. ## Calc

A rotating beacon is located 1 kilometer off a straight shoreline. If the beacon rotates at a rate of 3 revolutions per minute, how fast (in kilometers per hour) does the beam of light appear to be moving to a viewer who is 1/2 kilometer down the

53. ## Physics

An airplane has a velocity of 454 km/h relative to the moving air. At the same time, a wind blows northward with a speed of 99 km/h relative to earth. The airplane is moving in an easterly direction relative to earth. Find the speed of the airplane to

54. ## IPC

Suppose all of the apples have a mass of 0.10 kg. If apple (A) is sitting on the ground, what is its potential energy? A) 0.10 J B) 9.8 J C) 0.0 J D) 1.0 J Would it be A?

55. ## Algebra II

A furniture company displays bedroom sets which require 21 square meters of space and living room sets which require 42 square meters of space. The company which has 546 square meters of available space,wants to display at least 6 bedroom sets and at least

56. ## math

In the SmallState Lottery, three white balls are drawn (at random) from twenty balls numbered 1 through 20, and a blue SuperBall is drawn (at random) from ten balls numbered 21 through 30. When you buy a ticket, you select three numbers from 1-20 and one

57. ## Physics

A 0.500 kg block is sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface. The block is connected to a horizontal spring with a force constant of 124 N/m. The other end of the horizontal spring rests against a wall. When a 100.0 g arrow is fired into the wooden

58. ## Chemistry

A 295 lb fullback runs the 40 yd dash at a speed of 19.3 ± 0.1 mi/h. (a) What is his de Broglie wavelength (in meters)? (b) What is the uncertainty in his position?

59. ## Physics

1)A car of mass 1330 kg is traveling at 28.0 m/s. The driver applies the brakes to bring the car to rest over a distance of 79.0 m. Calculate the retarding force acting on the car. I don't get it. What is retarding force? gravity has to factor in somewhere

60. ## Physics

A certain car is capable of accelerating at a uniform rate of 0.83 m/s2 . What is the magnitude of the car’s displacement as it accelerates uniformly from a speed of 80 km/h to one of 92 km/h? Answer in units of m.

61. ## Physics

1)The velocity of sound in air is 332 m/s. If the unit of length is km and the unit of time is hour, what is the value of velocity? m/s bobpursley said he would be happy to check my work but I don't know what they're looking for I thought they are looking

62. ## Calculus

A section of highway connecting two hillsides with grades of 6% and 4% is to be build between two points that are separated by a horizontal distance of 2000 feet. At the point where the two hillsides come together, there is a 50-foot difference in

63. ## Calculus

Use a symbolic differentiation utility to find the derivative of the function g(x)=xã((x^2)+1). Use the utility to graph the function and is derivative on the same set of coordinate axes. Describe the behavior of the function that corresponds to any

64. ## math

Robert spins the spinner and rolls a standard number cube. Find the probability that the spinner will stop on purple and the cube will show a six. The spinner has six equal slices, 1 purple, 3 green, 1 yellow, 1 red.

65. ## Chem Hmwrk

Iodine can be prepared by bubbling chlorine gas through an aqueous solution of sodium iodide: 2NaI(aq) + Cl2(g) → I2(s) + 2NaCl(aq) How many grams of sodium iodide are required to produce 98 g of iodine?

66. ## Chemistry

How many grams of NaCl should be added to 1 L of water to make an isotonic solution? (molecular weight of NaCl= 58.5) Can someone please explain to me why the answer is 9 grams.

67. ## Physics

An object in SHM oscillates with a period of 4.0 s and an amplitude of 10 cm. How long does the object take to move from x=0cm to x=6cm. Okay, so first I used f=1/T to find the frequency =0.25Hz. Then, I used frequency to find omega w=2*pi*f =1.57 rad The

68. ## physics

A boy is blowing a whistle of frequency 536 Hz and walking toward a wall with a speed of 1.64 m/s. What frequency of the reflected sound will the boy hear if the speed of sound is 343 m/s?

69. ## chemistry

Silver chloride can be prepared by the reaction of 100mL of 0.20M silver nitrate with 100mL of 0.15M calcium chloride. after the reaction goes to completion, what concentration of which ion remains in solution?

70. ## Physics

A 0.500 kg block is sitting on a horizontal, frictionless surface. The block is connected to a horizontal spring with a force constant of 124 N/m. The other end of the horizontal spring rests against a wall. When a 100.0 g arrow is fired into the wooden

71. ## Trig

find the equation for the cosine function that has an amplitude of 3/5, a period of 3pi/2 and a y-intercept of 5.

72. ## Physics

A tennis player strikes a ball when it is 1.1 m above the ground, with a velocity 20 m/s at  17 degrees above the horizontal.  The net is 8 m away horizontally and it is  0.5 m high.  How high, vertically, above the net does the ball pass?

73. ## physics

The melting point of a solid is 90.0 d/C. What is the heat required to change 2.5 kg of this solid at 40.0 d/C to a liquid? The specific heat of the solid is 390 J/kg-K and its heat of fusion is 4000 J/kg. I got 2 different answers 2 different ways:

74. ## Problem solving:for 3rd grade

Write a real-world problem that you can solve by adding or subtracting.Then give your problem to a classmate to solve.

75. ## Physics

A parallel-plate capacitor is constructed from two circular metal plates or radius R. The plates are separated by a distance of 1.2mm. 1. What radius must the plates have if the capacitance of this capacitor is 1.1 uF? 2. If the separation between the

76. ## Physics

1)Four resistors of 10.0 each are connected in parallel. A combination of four resistors of 10.0 each is connected in series along with the parallel arrangement. What is the equivalent resistance of the circuit? A)80.0 B)40.4 C)40.0 D)42.5 I got C 2)A 2.00

77. ## physics repost

A force of 200 N acts on a 7.20-kg bowling ball for 0.350 s. Calculate its change in velocity. 7.20/0.350 = 20.57 m/s

78. ## Physics

1)When the currents in two parallel metal conductors are in the same direction, the conductors ___ each other. A)attract B)repel C)do not exert any force D)exert forces that are perpendicular to I got A. I couldn't find where it talks about directions of

79. ## Algebra II

In an induction proof of the statement 4+7+10+...+(3n-1)=n(3n+5)/2 the first step is to show that the statement is true for some integers n. Note:3(1)+1=1[3(1)+5]/2 is true. Select the steps required to complete the proof. A)Show that the statement is true

80. ## Science

Hi, I have two questions about biology I need help with. 1) Some questions fall outside the realm of science, which of the following questions could not be answered using the scientific method? A)What is the function of the appendix in human beings? B) Why

81. ## Math

Find the first five terms of the sequence for which a1=5,and an+1=3an+1. an+1=3an+1 a1+1=3a1+1 a2=3(5)+1 a2=16 a2+1=3a2+1 a3=3(16)+1 a3=49 a3+1=3a3+1 a4=3(49)+1 a4=148 a4+1=3a4+1 a5=3(148)+1 a5=445 so the first five terms are: 5,16,49,148,445

82. ## Calculus

A small aircraft starts its descent from an altitude of 1 mile, 4 miles west of the runway. a) Find the cubic f(x) = ax3 + bx2 + cx + d on the interval [-4,0] that describes a smooth glide path for the landing. b) If the glide path of the plane is

83. ## Physics check

1)How is displacement different from distance? Under what conditions can an object travel a certain distance and yet its resultant displacement be zero? Displacement is a vector quantity while distance is a scalar quantity. If an object goes round-trip its

84. ## Physics

1)Which of the following statements about X rays is incorrect? A)x rays darken photographic plates B)x rays can penetrate soft body tissue C)the kinetic energy of high speed electrons is converted to x rays when they collide with matter. D)x rays can

85. ## Chemistry

this makes absolutley no sense I plug all this into my calculator but I get different results. The hydronium ion concentration can be found from the pH by the reverse of the mathematical operation employed to find the pH. [H3O+] = 10-pH or [H3O+] = antilog

86. ## FINANCE

Below is a list of account balances for Currie Hospital as of December 31, 2013. Prepare a balance sheet as of December 31, 2013, in proper form. (Hint: You will need to compute the net assets account. Assume that all net assets at the beginning of the

87. ## Chemistry

In cool weather, the number of chirps per minute from crickets diminishes. How can this be explained in terms of rates of reaction? I'm thinking this is because reactions occur faster in warmer weather than in colder weather but i'm not sure if this

A 0.580-kg rock is tied to the end of a string and is swung in a circle with a radius of 0.500 meters. The velocity of the rock is 4.50 m/s. What is the centripetal force acting on the rock? how do i find centripetal force??

89. ## college physics

To stretch a spring 7.00 cm from its unstretched length, 16.0 J of work must be done. What is the force constant of this spring? What magnitude force is needed to stretch the spring 7.00 cm from its unstretched length? How much work must be done to

90. ## physics

18)An airplane has to fly eastward to a destination 856 km away. If wind is blowing at 18.0 m/s northward and the air speed of the plane is 161 m/s, in what direction should the plane head to reach its destination? 6.42 degrees south of east 19)A 4400 kg

91. ## math

Kayla uses a rate table to keep track of how much she earns on her job based on how long she works. hours worked: 2 1/2, 3 1/4, 4, 5, 6 1/2, 7 3/4, 8 Amount earned: ?, 19.00, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ? how much will Kayla earn if she works a 6 1/2 hour shift I chose

92. ## Math

A waiter made \$120 in tips after waiting on 6 tables. What was the waiter's average tip per table?

What might the changes brought about by the influence of interest groups affect the public? It can affect the public by inforcing their views on a subject. This, in turn, can affect public policy. For instance, if a group can convince the majority that

94. ## Chemistry

Enormous numbers of microwave photons are needed to warm macroscopic samples of matter. A portion of soup containing 225 g water is heated in a microwave oven from 23°C to 91°C, with radiation of wavelength 1.55 10-2 m. How many photons are absorbed by

95. ## Physics

1)When two bodies are charged, the total charge before and after charging remains the same because of: A)quantization of charges B)conservation of charges C)law of induction D)coulomb's law I got C but im not sure. I couldn't find anything to state

96. ## CHEMISTRY

Which of the following solutions contain the greatest total ion concentration? a) one mole of potassium chloride dissolved in 1.0L of solution b)one mole of sodium phosphate dissolved in 1.0L of solution c)one mole of ammonium carbonate dissolved in 1.0L

97. ## Algebra 2

an ice cream store has 31 flavors of ice cream and 10 toppings. A regular sundae has one flavor of ice cream, one topping, and comes with or without whipped cream. How many different ice cream sundaes can be ordered? I'm thinking 310 but how do i figure it

98. ## physics

1)As a sound source moves away from a stationary observer, the number of waves will. decrease 2)How fast should a car move toward you for the car's horn to sound 2.88% higher in frequency than when the car is stationary? The speed of sound is 343 m/s.