# KC

Most popular questions and responses by KC-
## chemistry

Which of the following pairs can be used to prepare a buffer? (select all that can apply) a. HCl/NaCl b. HF/KF c. NH3/NH4Cl d. HNO3/HNO2 e. NaNO2/HNO3 can you also please explain how they form a buffer? thank you

*asked on April 12, 2012* -
## math

a rabbit climb up a flight of 10 stairs and can only hop 1 or 2 steps each time. he never hops down, only up. How many ways can the rabbit hop up the flight of 10 steps?

*asked on June 7, 2010* -
## chemistry

CH4 + 2O2 ---> CO2 + 2H2O Delta H H2O= -285.8 kJ/mole Delta H CO2= -393.3 kJ/mole What is the standard heat of formation of methane, Delta H CH4, as calculated from the data above

*asked on November 18, 2011* -
## Math

Greta said that the product of two prime numbers must also be a prime number. Joan disagreed. Who is correct?

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

A 7.0 kg bowling ball moves at 2.40 m/s. How fast must a 2.60 g Ping-Pong ball move so that the two balls have the same kinetic energy?

*asked on December 10, 2010* -
## Chemistry

What is the percent by mass of NaHCO3 and KCl in the mixture.

*asked on February 15, 2015* -
## chemistry

A buffer solution is made by dissolving 0.45 moles of a weak acid (HA) and 0.13 moles of KOH into 760 mL of solution. What is the pH of this buffer? Ka = 3.3 × 10−6 for HA.

*asked on February 2, 2015* -
## Physical Chemistry

Calculate the standard reaction Gibbs energy of the oxidation of ammonia to nitric oxide according to the equation 4 NH3g) + 5O2(g) → 4 No(g) + 6 H2O(g).

*asked on November 10, 2010* -
## Biology

Which of the following would be the most sigificant between mitosis and meiosis? A. Chromosomes are duplicated before mitosis B. Meiosis is not followed by cytokinesis C. Homologous Pairs of chromosomes are split up in meiosis. D. Crossing over occurs in

*asked on March 6, 2012* -
## Algebra

A carpenter is building a rectangular room with a fixed perimeter of 112 ft. What dimensions would yield the maximum area? What is the maximum area?

*asked on February 29, 2008* -
## physical chemistry

Calculate the equilibrium constant (K) for the ammonia synthesis reaction at 25°C and show how K is related to the partial pressures of the species at equilibrium. Consider that the overall pressure is low enough for the gases to be treated as perfect.

*asked on November 10, 2010* -
## algebra

a bank teller has 52 $5 and $10 bills in her cash drawer. the value of the bills is $460. how many $5 bills are there?

*asked on April 18, 2012* -
## Math

A class has 12 students. In how many different ways can the students be put into lab groups consisting of 3 students in each group. The answer in the book is 369600. But I do not understand how they got this answer.

*asked on January 26, 2011* -
## biology

why is it important to understand challenges in a species' environment in order to understand the species' evolution? Relate your answer to what Darwin referred ti as "the struggle for survival".

*asked on May 22, 2010* -
## Algebra

What does it mean to refer a 20-in television set or a 25-in TV? Such units refer to the diagonal of the screen. A 20-in set also has a width of 16 inches. What is the height?

*asked on March 7, 2008* -
## Trig

use a graphing utility to solve each equation, rounded to 2 decimal places 1. x^2 - 2sin2x = 3x 2. x^2 = x + 3cos2x

*asked on September 26, 2007* -
## pre cal 2

find the exact solutions in the interval [0,2pi), sin4x=-2sin2x

*asked on July 24, 2011* -
## Math

Fireworks are fired at an angle of 82degrees with the horizontal. They are expected to explode about 100 m in the air, 4.8 secs after they are fired. What is the initial velocity of a shell fired from ground level. I think I have to find the vertical and

*asked on November 1, 2010* -
## Biology

1. A famous scientist once said that wherever in the universe life exists, some of those life-forms must be colored. Why would the scientist make such a statement? 2. One of the accessory pigments used in photosynthesis is beta-carotene, a carotenoid found

*asked on October 12, 2009* -
## Science

Three statements that define all living things in terms of cells That's not even a complete sentence or question. I searched Google under the key words "living cells define" to get these possible sources: http://www.answers.com/topic/cell

*asked on October 10, 2006* -
## Math

A box with an open top is to be constructed from a rectangular piece of cardboard with dimensions 12 in by 12 in by cutting out equal squares of side x at each corner and then folding up the sides as in the figure. Express the volume V of the box as a

*asked on September 10, 2012* -
## Math

An oil tank is the shape of an inverted right circular cone with the pointed end down. The tank is 15 feet tall and is 12 feet in diameter at the top. At 1:00pm, the tank has oil 5 feet deep in it. Oil is pouring in at 5 cubic feet per minute. To the

*asked on August 26, 2012* -
## Math

An isosceles triangle has its vertex at the origin and the ends of its base on the parabola y=9-x^2. Express the area of the triangle as a function of the length of its base. Assume its base lies above the x-axis.

*asked on August 26, 2012* -
## Physics

A student stands at the edge of a cliff and throws a stone horizontally over the edge with a speed of 21.0 m/s. The cliff is h = 60.0 m above a flat horizontal beach. A)How long after being released does the stone strike the beach below the cliff? B)With

*asked on October 20, 2010* -
## MATH

ANGLE OF ELEVATION

*asked on June 2, 2019* -
## physics

An airplane of mass 1.30 104 kg is moving at 52.0 m/s. The pilot then increases the engine's thrust to 7.00 104 N. The resistive force exerted by air on the airplane has a magnitude of 3.00 104 N.

*asked on November 24, 2014* -
## Chemistry

Rank the following from most polar to least polar (aspirin, caffeine, ibuprofen, acetaminophen): I am getting caffeine>acetaminophen>aspirin>ibuprofen. Is that correct?

*asked on September 2, 2012* -
## Chemistry

How many milliliters of a .5M HNO3 (aq) is needed to completely neutralize 100mL of a 0.10M KOH (aq)?

*asked on May 30, 2012* -
## Science

A car converts 1000 J of energy from a sample of fuel. 750 J of heat (thermal energy) is produced by the engine, 150 J of heat is produced in the transmission, drive train, etc., and 100 J of work is done to move the car. How efficient was the process of

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

Multiply and simplify 2/3*13 The answer is 22. Right? if you mean (2/3) * 13 or 2 / (3*13) i believe according to both your answer is wrong Is that (2/3)*13? If so, then (2*13)/3= something other than 22. Or if it is 2/(3*13) = it is not 22. Show your work

*asked on August 19, 2007* -
## math

If the ratio of onions to cilantro is 4:3 and I'm using 2/3 cup of onions, how much cilantro will I need?

*asked on November 8, 2010* -
## Aviation Security

Question 1 of 20 Why is microwave holographic imaging not being used as a security measure in U.S. airports? A. The cost is prohibitive. B. It violates the Fourth Amendment rights of passengers. C. It issues too many false alarms. D. Each passenger must

*asked on July 24, 2016* -
## Math

David and Mike are brothers. David is 33 years old today. This is three times as old as Mike was when David was the age that Mike is today. How old is Mike?

*asked on October 14, 2015* -
## physics

a hemisphere container is made with the following dimensions. the external diameter of the container is 12 cm. the internal diameter of the container is 6 cm. it is filled with water to the brim. what is the density of the empty container if the total mass

*asked on September 2, 2014* -
## Math

Helping grandson with math. I would like to know how to do it before he does. "How many different rectangles can be made with a perimeter of 20 units? (Remember, a square is also a rectangle.)"

*asked on May 25, 2014* -
## Math percentages

I have to compare two amounts given in percent. Last year, 80% of a cafe's sales were coffee; this year only 20% of the cafe's sales are coffee. How much has the percent of coffee sales changed over the past year. Is the answer simply down by 60% or is it

*asked on January 10, 2011* -
## biology

how is emigration and immigration not important factors when studying global human population growth?

*asked on May 25, 2010* -
## english

Can soneone help me to combine each of the following groups of simple sentences into two longer sentences. Thanks 1. Darryl works as a model. He has to look his best. He gained ten pounds recently. He had to take off the extra weight. He would have lost

*asked on March 10, 2008* -
## Algebra

Jack usually mows his lawn in 4 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 7 hours. How much time could it take for them to mow the lawn together?

*asked on March 4, 2008* -
## Trig

Solve the equation on the interval 0 less than or equal 0 < 2pi. 1. sec 30/2 = -2 2. cos(20 - pi/2) = -1 3. tan(0/2 + pi/3) = 1

*asked on September 25, 2007* -
## Biology

An example of homologous structures would be our front teeth and ___: a. the mandibles of a crab b. the mouthparts of a mosquito c. the beak of a bird d. the tentacles of a sea worm e. the front teeth of a horse I'm having difficult on which answer is

*asked on January 18, 2017* -
## us history

In many ways after the divisiveness and devastation of the Civil War, the United States searched for order economically, politically, geographically, socially and racially. Select one of these areas, or suggest another, and make a case for the reasons why

*asked on December 5, 2012* -
## math

Jamal buys 59 stickers. Stickers come in packs of 5 or 8. How many packs of 5 stickers does Jamal buy? 8 stickers?

*asked on March 7, 2012* -
## Physical Chemistry

A 100 amino acid folded protein (F) is in equilibrium with it’s unfolded (U) (or denatured) form. Let ΔrH(std) =+347 kJ mol-1 and ΔrS(std) =-1010 J K-1 mol-1 for the equilibrium (F U) at 25℃. (a) Calculate the concentration of protein in each form if

*asked on November 10, 2010* -
## AP Chemistry

Determine the pH of an HF solution with a 4.70x10^-2M and 2.20x10^-2M. I tried this by looking up the Ka and putting it over molarity-ka squared. Am I doing something wrong? Can someone please show me the proper way to solve this problem?

*asked on February 9, 2016* -
## science

a hemisphere container is made with the following dimensions. the external diameter of the container is 12 cm. the internal diameter of the container is 6 cm. it is filled with water to the brim. what is the density of the empty container if the total mass

*asked on September 2, 2014* -
## Math

Find an expression for the function. Top half of the circle: x^2+(y-2)^2=4.

*asked on September 10, 2012* -
## Math

Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that there is a root of the given equation in the specified interval. cos x = x. How do I begin this problem? According to the theorem, a=0, b=1 and N=x?

*asked on September 2, 2012* -
## Math

Use the Intermediate Value Theorem to show that there is a root of the given equation in the specified interval. x^4+x-3=0, interval (1,2). According the to theorem, I found that a is 1, b is 2 and N is 0. f(1)= 2 and f(2) = 17. Is the root (1.16,0)?

*asked on September 1, 2012* -
## Math

Use a graph to find a number delta such that if abs(x-pi/4) < delta then abs(tanx-1) < 0.2. I understand that the epsilon is 0.2. But what step do I take next? How do I solve the problem?

*asked on September 1, 2012* -
## Math

There are 189 students in the band. The difference between the number of boys and the number of girls is 27. How many boys and girls each are in the band?

*asked on December 5, 2011* -
## Physical Chemistry

The equilibrium constant for a reaction was measured at several temperatures and the data plotted at right. The slope and y-intercept of the plot are +3.25 kK and -4.04, respectively. Calculate ΔrH(std), ΔrS(std), and ΔrG(std) using this information.

*asked on November 10, 2010* -
## Physics

An artillery shell is fired with an initial velocity of 300 m/s at 65.0° above the horizontal. To clear an avalanche, it explodes on a mountainside 37.5 s after firing. What are the x and y components of the shell where it explodes, relative to its firing

*asked on October 20, 2010* -
## algebra

list all the possible rational zeros of f using the rational zero theorem. then find all the zeros of the function. 1. f(x)=x^2-6x+5 2. f(x)=x^3+x^2-10x+8

*asked on May 23, 2010* -
## history

can u please give me a site that will have a short but an informative article on the English Reformation? thnks

*asked on May 25, 2009* -
## Physics

If a ball is sliding along a frictionless horizontal surface is the total work being done on the ball zero? I think so because there is no mention of applied force. Am I correct? P.S. On this holiday weekend, I want to send a BIG THANK YOU to all the

*asked on April 11, 2009* -
## Physics

I don't know where to start with this one. "Find the work done accelerating a 2 kg box from 2m/s to 3 m/s." Can't find acceleration because I don't know time. In fact, I don't see how any of the kinematic equations can help me out to find either distance

*asked on April 6, 2009* -
## Physics

I have a follow-up to my question at 4:10 about work because I still can't figure it out. F-F(friction)=ma F-F(friction)=2*3 F-2.5=2*3 F=2*3 + 2.5 W=Fd W=(2*3 + 2.5)4 Distributing the "4" I get W=2*3*4 +2.5*4 Please help in pointing out where I have gone

*asked on April 6, 2009* -
## com 220

Why would it benefit you to try various sites rather than just get used to one? Why is it good advice to look for content as well as the date of the publication?

*asked on October 9, 2008* -
## Algebra

The width of a rectangle is 1 ft. less than the length. The area is 2ft^2. Find the length and the width.

*asked on March 2, 2008* -
## english

Can someone help me to check the grammar to see whether this paragraph make sense or not. if not, can you help me to correct it. thanks!! The report on the issues of feminism shapes both the stereotypes of women and the impact of the audience. Some

*asked on February 11, 2008* -
## PHYSICAL SCIENCE

A BALL IS DROPPED (V=0) FROM A TOWER 7 M HIGH. HOW FAR WILL THE BALL HAVE FALLEN AFTER AA TIME T1=1 S, T2=2S AND T3 = 3S.

*asked on May 7, 2016* -
## algebra

steps to (.15x)+(-.3x)=

*asked on November 11, 2012* -
## Math

Answer check please: Consider the circle (x-3)^2 + (y+1)^2 = 169. The point (15,4) is on the circle. Find an equation for the line that is tangent to the circle at this point. I got y= 5/12x-9/4.

*asked on August 26, 2012* -
## Math

Jun-Jee either ran 5 or 7 miles each day for 30 consecutive days. His total mileage during this period was 166> How many days did he run 5 miles? How many days did he run 7 miles?

*asked on December 5, 2011* -
## geometry

If FD=4x-27, and SG is congruent to FD and SG=2x-3, Then whais the length of SG?

*asked on November 14, 2011* -
## pre cal 2

solve the equation 4cos^2x-1=0

*asked on July 24, 2011* -
## pre cal 2

verify the identity tanx times cotx/cosx=secx

*asked on July 24, 2011* -
## math

1.Robin has a certain number of dimes in his pocket. If the dimes were pennies, he would have $1.08 less than he has now. How many dimes does he have in his pocket?

*asked on January 27, 2011* -
## physics

A 726 kg car travels from Boone to Blowing Rock along US321. How much working is needed to keep the car traveling at a constant speed of 21.8 m/s around a curve of radius 28.4 m?

*asked on December 5, 2010* -
## english

In the book, When the Legends Die, what does it mean when Tom draws the deer in the dirt?

*asked on April 19, 2010* -
## Math

I'm having trouble with reciprocal functions. If a graph of a reciprocal function is given, how do you find its equation? Any help would be really appreciated.

*asked on November 24, 2009* -
## Algebra

I need this question put into an equation. I have been working on this forever and cannot figure out! Please explain what you did. Thanks so much for your time! Mark sold 105 tickets for the basketball game. Each adults ticket cost $2.50 and each child's

*asked on October 14, 2009* -
## Physics

I'm having a hard time with some free body diagrams. If you have a box on a slope/ramp and the angle of the ramp is X degrees why is it that the angle between the normal force and the gravitational force is also X degrees? Am I missing something obvious

*asked on March 26, 2009* -
## Algebra 1b

Find all numbers for which the rational expression is undefined. p^3 - 4p/P^2 - 4

*asked on March 8, 2008* -
## Algebra

What does it mean to refer to a 20-in TV set or a 25-inch TV set? Such units refer to the diagonal of the screen. A 20-in. TV set also has a width of 16 inches. What is its height?

*asked on March 4, 2008* -
## sociology

how to describe global inequality?

*asked on December 10, 2007* -
## algebra

Solve the system by graphing. 3x+y=6 3x-y=0 I'm kind of unsure about how to do this. I'm thinking I just put any point in for x and then solve for y...is that right? you could let y=3x then substitute this value of y to the first equation...3x+3x=6 so,

*asked on August 18, 2007* -
## English

Compare and contrast the narrators in “And of Clay Are We Created” and “The Third Bank of the River.”

*asked on September 26, 2018* -
## Chemistry

This same substance is a gas with a density of 1.25 g/L at 127o C and a pressure of 400 torr. What is its molar mass ?

*asked on December 11, 2016* -
## Math

For f(x) = 3x + 4 and g(x) = x - 1. Calculate (f o g)(x). For f(x) = 3x + 2 and g(x) = x². Calculate (f o g)(-2). Consider the function. f(x)= -2x+1. Find the inverse of f(x). Please help! How do I solve this?

*asked on November 9, 2016* -
## science

what is the velocity of a 0.7 kg ball that has a momentum of 1.4 kg m/s

*asked on January 30, 2016* -
## health

How many American adults does OCD affect each year?

*asked on May 14, 2015* -
## Physics

A skater rotates 880 degrees clockwise, stops, and rotates counterclockwise for 340 degrees. What is her angular distance? Angular displacement?

*asked on August 6, 2013* -
## Math

A cylindrical can with both a top and bottom has the same surface area as a cube with edge 50mm. The height of the can if 6cm. Find the radius of the can to the nearest thousandth.

*asked on September 3, 2012* -
## Math

Prove that lim (x->0) x^4 cos 2/x = 0.

*asked on September 1, 2012* -
## Math

A truck tire with a diameter of 36 in is rolling over level ground spinning at 11 rotations/second. If the speed limit is 55 miles per hour and the penalty is $20 per hour over the speed limit, should the driver be fined and if so, how much?

*asked on August 26, 2012* -
## math

If there are 264 students in a school and there are 84 eighth graders and There are 22 fewer seventh graders than sixth graders. Then which grade has the most students and how many students are there.

*asked on December 5, 2011* -
## trig

5. If the angles X and Y each measure between 0° and 90°, and if sinX = cosY, what is the sum of the measures of the angles X and Y?

*asked on November 17, 2011* -
## geometry

How would you write that line segment PK has equal length with line segment OQ?

*asked on November 14, 2011* -
## chemistry

Suppose the following: HO-C(H2)-C(H2)-OH + 2 HI --> I-C(H2)-C(H2)-I + water How many mL of the first compound* are needed to react with 9.3 grams of HI? (The density of the first compound is A = 1.11 g/mL) *by first compound, i mean HO-C(H2)-C(H2)-OH

*asked on September 2, 2011* -
## Math

What addition property can you use to find the missing number? 8+(6+5)=8+(5+_)

*asked on April 9, 2011* -
## us history

I'm writing a paper about re-enlisting during the American Revolution, even though I'm miserable with the sick and dying all around me. I need to come up with a good grabber to start my paper with. Can you help?

*asked on March 16, 2011* -
## Economics

How would a communist economy react to social and technological changes? What is the role of nature in a communist economy? I can't find any information on these subjects. Could someone please help me? Thanks so much

*asked on February 11, 2011* -
## math

1.Robin has a certain number of dimes in his pocket. If the dimes were pennies, he would have $1.08 less than he has now. How many dimes does he have in his pocket?

*asked on January 27, 2011* -
## science

Provide specific examples from the Bridger Teton video as you defend your position.

*asked on June 17, 2010* -
## social civics

the three basic types of government: mayor-council plan, the commission, and the manger-council plan. give at least one strength and one weakness for them . and size of city where most effective thanks alot i cannot not seem to find this in my book

*asked on April 9, 2010* -
## college

What are the three most important points you think a group of people must keep in mind when working collaboratively on a writing project? Why? Support your response with references to readings and personal experiences.

*asked on April 5, 2010* -
## Physics

Calculate the work done by the applied force accelerating a 2 kg object at 3 m/s/s over 4 m if there is a 2.5 frictional force of resistance. I calculated using F=ma=6N; then net force = 6N-2.5N=3.5 N so W=fd=14J. Did I do this correctly? Thanks

*asked on April 6, 2009* -
## Physics

I'm comparing the "g-force" of a rocket and a race car. My answer for the race car corresponds to the answer in the book but my answer for the rocket is off by 1. The book says I need to add 1 G because the rocket is going upward. So, instead of my answer

*asked on March 16, 2009*

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