Laurie

Most popular questions and responses by Laurie
  1. Science

    A basketball momentarily changes shape as it bounces off the floor. This is due to balanced forces acting on the ball. True False False?

    asked on February 10, 2016
  2. Chemistry

    Calculate the energy of a photon emitted when an electron in a hydrogen atom undergoes a transition from n = 6 to n = 1.

    asked on October 10, 2013
  3. Math

    Mr. Thomas spent 1600.00 of his savings on a TV and 2/5 of the remainder on a refrigerator. He had 1/3 of his original amount of savings left. What was Mr. Thomas's original savings?

    asked on November 11, 2013
  4. English

    My father was a hard working man but didn't earn much money. Is this sentence correctly punctuated?

    asked on September 6, 2014
  5. biology

    If a brown-eyed man marries a blue-eyed woman and they have ten children, all brown-eyed, can you be certain that the man is homozygous? If the eleventh child has blue eyes, what will that show you about the father’s genotype?

    asked on November 15, 2010
  6. Physics

    If a rod is moving at a velocity equal to 1/2 the speed of light parallel to its length, what will a stationary observer observe about its length? The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same.

    asked on October 23, 2012
  7. Math

    40 students are in the science club. 45% are girls. New girls enter the club and now the percentage of girls is 56%. How many new girls join the club?

    asked on April 15, 2016
  8. Math

    Donations to an annual fundraiser are 15% greater this year than last year. Last year, donations were 10% greater than the year before. The amount raised this year was $10,120. How much was raised 2 years ago?

    asked on April 16, 2016
  9. physics

    If a rod is moving at a velocity equal to 1/2 the speed of light parallel to its length, what will a stationary observer observe about its length? The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same.

    asked on October 22, 2012
  10. Physics

    Six light bulbs are connected in parallel to a 9.0 V battery. Each bulb has a resistance of 3.0 ohms. What is the current in each bulb?

    asked on May 15, 2012
  11. Physics

    The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same. The length of the rod will decrease. The length of the rod will increase. Wouldn't the length double, thus being answer D?

    asked on October 24, 2012
  12. Probability

    The probability that an individual egg in a carton of eggs is cracked is 0.05. You have picked out a carton of 1 dozen eggs (that’s 12 eggs) at the grocery store. Determine the probability that at most two of the eggs in the carton are cracked

    asked on February 27, 2013
  13. calculus

    Find equations for the lines that are tangent and normal to the graph of y = sinx + 3 at x = pi

    asked on September 22, 2011
  14. Technology

    1. Which of the following is NOT an example of a objective question? A. multiple choice B. essay** C. true/false D. matching 2. Why is it important to recognize the key word in an essay question? A. It will provide the answer in an essay B. It will show

    asked on February 9, 2016
  15. Physics

    1. A car decelerates at -3.8 without skidding when coming to rest on a level road. What would be its deceleration if the road is inclined at 9.3° and the car moves uphill? (Asume the same static friction coefficient and the car is on the verge of

    asked on March 25, 2014
  16. physics

    Lasers are used to try to produce controlled fusion reactions. These lasers require brief pulses of energy that are stored in large rooms filled with capacitors. One such room has a capacitance of 64 10-3 F charged to a potential difference of 7 kV. (a)

    asked on January 12, 2012
  17. physics

    An 9.0 m, 210 N uniform ladder rests against a smooth wall. The coefficient of static friction between the ladder and the ground is 0.75, and the ladder makes a 50.0° angle with the ground. How far up the ladder can an 890 N person climb before the ladder

    asked on June 10, 2010
  18. math

    An arcade uses 3 different colored tokens for their game machines. For $20 you can purchase any of the following mixtures of tokens: 14 gold, 20 silver, and 24 bronze; OR, 20 gold, 15 silver, and 19 bronze; OR, 30 gold, 5 silver, and 13 bronze. What is the

    asked on October 28, 2011
  19. American History

    I know that the reasons for the United States entrance into WWI are to ensure Allied repayment of debts to the United States and to prevent the Germans from threatening U.S. shipping, but how can I explain them more specifically? Please give me some ideas.

    asked on February 11, 2008
  20. Geometry-PLEASE CHECK ANSWERS!

    In isosceles triangle DEF, DE=DF. Which of the following is true? 1)

    asked on February 23, 2010
  21. Probabilities Help

    The probability that an individual egg in a carton of eggs is cracked is 0.05. You have picked out a carton of 1 dozen eggs (that’s 12 eggs) at the grocery store. Determine the probability that at most two of the eggs in the carton are cracked

    asked on February 27, 2013
  22. Probabilities Help

    The probability that an individual egg in a carton of eggs is cracked is 0.05. You have picked out a carton of 1 dozen eggs (that’s 12 eggs) at the grocery store. Determine the probability that at most two of the eggs in the carton are cracked

    asked on February 27, 2013
  23. Thank You To All of You Who Help

    Thank you to all the people that answers questions on this website. It is truly helpful to people like me. I don't know how to respond to those of you that help me, but Thank You!

    asked on August 1, 2015
  24. Calculus

    Find the area of the region enclosed by the parabolas y=x^2 and y+2x-x^2

    asked on May 21, 2014
  25. Chemistry

    A 1 kg block of ice, at 0.0 celcius is added to a picnic cooler. How much heat will the ice remove as it melts into water at 0.0celcius?

    asked on March 22, 2012
  26. Algebra

    Consider the quadratic function f(x) = – x^2 + 10x – 26. Determine whether there is a maximum or minimum value and find that value.

    asked on July 7, 2009
  27. Physics

    The average wind speed at a height of 80m over the North Sea is estimated to be about 9 m/s. Norway plans to build a 10-MW wind turbine in the North Sea, which will have blades of diameter 145m producing an average of 3 MW of power. Calculate the

    asked on August 24, 2018
  28. Algebra

    Let "n" be a positive integer. How many points (x,y) in the coordinate plane are there such that x and y are integers and 0

    asked on October 25, 2017
  29. math

    A depositor opens a new savings account with $ 8000 at 8 % compounded semiannually. At the beginning of year 3​, an additional ​$6000 is deposited. At the end of four ​years, what is the balance in the​ account?

    asked on April 16, 2017
  30. Chemistry

    Nitrogen effused through a pinhole 1.7times as fast as another gaseous element at the same conditions.Estimate the other element's molar mass. Answer in units of g/mol

    asked on October 2, 2011
  31. Math

    Lianne has nineteen coins worth $1.45. Some coins are dimes & the rest are nickels. How many dimes does she have. I understand the D + N = 19 & the 10D + 5N = 145, but I don't understand how you'd subtract them from each other?

    asked on April 4, 2009
  32. Math

    Find two numbers whose product is 20 and whose quotient is 5

    asked on September 20, 2016
  33. algebra

    Joey is flying a kite that is attached to a string 200 yards long. The kite is as high as it can go and is flying directly above Joey's house which is 50 yards in front of Joey. How high above the ground is the kite?

    asked on June 27, 2012
  34. MATH

    HOW DO YOU MULTIPLY FRACTIONS? what is quik and easy way to mutply fractions Multiply the numerators (top numbers) and multiply the denominators (bottom numbers). Place the multiplication of the top numbers on the top of a new fraction and the bottom

    asked on March 14, 2007
  35. Physics

    The human eye can detect light of wavelengths up to 400 nm. Calculate the temperature at which a heated piece of metal would start to emit visible light (start to glow red). I used Wien's law and got 7,250 K, but I'm not sure if it's correct since metal

    asked on August 24, 2018
  36. Math

    A farmer has 1,000 yards of fence to use to make a rectangular corral. Let x be the length of the corral. Why does A(x)=x(500-x) represent this situation? Where did the 500 come from?

    asked on October 13, 2017
  37. math

    How many edges are in K15, the complete graph with 15 vertices

    asked on December 9, 2013
  38. t-test

    For a single-sample t-test the t(17) = 2.90, p

    asked on March 30, 2013
  39. Data Management gr. 12

    I am so confused about correlation equations. I don't know at all how to use them r= W (x-xXy-y)=Sxy __________________ n *the equation doesnt look exactly like this but it is similar, if i can get any help at all that would be great example question:

    asked on April 24, 2010
  40. Algebra

    f(x)=root sign, and inside that x-2 and g(x)x-7. Which of the following is the domain of the quotient function? A. (-infinity,2] B. (-infinity,7) U (7,infinity) C. [2,7) U (7,infinity) D. (2, infinity)

    asked on June 19, 2009
  41. chem

    what is the theoretical yield for the balanced equation Ti+2F2= TiF4 if the mass is 0.227 Ti, 0.296 F2?

    asked on April 29, 2008
  42. chemisty

    if you react 1.20g of copper metal with excess silver nitrate, how many moles of silver metal are produced?

    asked on November 20, 2016
  43. Physics

    The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same. The length of the rod will decrease. The length of the rod will increase. Wouldn't the length double, thus being answer D? No one has answered

    asked on October 22, 2012
  44. Chemistry

    What volume of 3.0M sodium hydroxide will be needed to neutralize 2.0 L of 1.0M hydrochloric acid?

    asked on March 21, 2012
  45. Chemistry

    A 23 L flask at 254 K and 19 Torr contains nitrogen. What mass of nitrogen is present? Answer in units of g.

    asked on October 2, 2011
  46. health HCA/210

    I have a 10 to 12 powerpoint slide due next week and I just wanted to get started on it. I need to explain where health insurance began, the purpose of health insurance, and I have to list the advantages and disadvantages to HMOs, Managed care, PPOs, POS,

    asked on December 2, 2010
  47. agriculture

    can you unscramble this. It has to do with farming. dgpcrtouins

    asked on July 24, 2010
  48. Algebra

    A contagious disease is infecting residents of a town of 7,300 residents. The number of residents infected t days after the disease has begun is given by the function f(t)=(7300)/1+500e^-0.5 t How many residents are infected with the disease after 6 days?

    asked on August 2, 2009
  49. Math

    What do you get when you multiply the mixed number 4 2/7 by the mixed number 6 2/5 and reduce to its lowest terms?

    asked on June 2, 2009
  50. latin

    is there a site that i can practice simple sentence translations, where it will give the answer if i am wrong?

    asked on October 5, 2008
  51. Biology 20

    The removal of urea is a critical function of the Kidney. Explain th origin of urea and the mechanism by which the kidneys ensure its secretion.

    asked on June 4, 2008
  52. Microeconomics

    10. Bob must ship his belongings worth 1,000 to England from Latin America. The prob- ability that a ship sinks and he loses the entire value of his shipment is 0.1. Assume that if one ship sinks it does not affect the probability that the second ship

    asked on October 20, 2014
  53. Physics

    The length of the rod will become exactly half of its original value. The length of the rod remains the same. The length of the rod will decrease. The length of the rod will increase. Wouldn't the length double, thus being answer D?

    asked on October 23, 2012
  54. Math

    Use a radius of 50 and 3 for pi to estimate the area. Then use a radius of 40 and 3 for pi to estimate the area. Is your answer reasonable? Why?

    asked on March 7, 2012
  55. Chemistry

    Element X has three istotopes, X⁹⁵, X⁹⁶, and X⁹⁸. Element X has an atomic mass of 96.344u. If X-98 has a mass of 98.0001u and an abundance of 19.8%, what are the abundances of X-96 (mass of 95.9988u) and X-95 (mass of 95.0011u)?

    asked on October 8, 2011
  56. Marketing

    Describe how companies have used marketing data to target wants and need.

    asked on September 26, 2010
  57. math

    1. 3y=13divided by 2=>y= 2. 6divided by 15=12divided by y =>y= 3. 8 divided by 5 y - 4 = 20 =>y = 4. 3:8= y:32 =>y=

    asked on February 18, 2010
  58. Algebra

    Confused Please Help! Thanks! Let f(x) = 1 – 3x^2. Which of the following is true? Give a brief explanation. A. f is an odd function B. f is an even function C. f is neither odd nor even D. f is both odd and even

    asked on June 24, 2009
  59. Algebra

    Consider the line with equation 5x – 2y = 10. (a) Find the y-intercept for the given line. (b) Find the slope for a line parallel to the given line. (c) Find the slope for a line perpendicular to the given line.

    asked on June 16, 2009
  60. Math

    What is the sum of 2/3, 3/8, and 5/12 reduced to its lowest terms?

    asked on May 28, 2009
  61. word

    trencsaamla

    asked on April 1, 2009
  62. Essay Writing

    In the sentence: "Dr. Phil counseled the mother of a four-year-old who weighs 150 lbs." Would it be better to say, "Dr. Phil counseled the mother of a child who weighs 150 lbs." Because wouldn't the first sentence be considered wrong because it states the

    asked on January 12, 2009
  63. Child Development

    Identify the components of the information processing theory

    asked on November 15, 2008
  64. Biology 20

    with your knowledge of capillary structure and function explain how edema (tissue swelling) occurs with severe burns.

    asked on June 4, 2008
  65. statistics

    A random sample of n=16 scores is obtained from a population with a mean of µ= 80 and a treatment is administered to the sample. After treatment, the sample mean is found to be M=82. a)Assuming the sample contained n=16 individuals, measure the size of

    asked on March 5, 2008
  66. Social Studies

    In what present-day states do the Cheyenne live?

    asked on October 8, 2007
  67. Algebra

    Let "n" be a positive integer. How many points (x,y) in the coordinate plane are there such that x and y are integers and 0

    asked on October 24, 2017
  68. algbra 2

    Can you let me know if the answer to the following problem is 11 2/3? Thank you 4² + [15 ÷ 9 - 3(2)] = 11 2/3??

    asked on August 10, 2015
  69. Math

    A car rental company charges $100 for the first 50 miles and $10 for every additional 10 miles. If Gregg traveled 150 miles, how much would he pay?

    asked on October 1, 2014
  70. math

    A car rental company charges $100 for the first 50 miles and $10 for every additional 10 miles. If Gregg traveled 150 miles, how much would he pay? I know the answer intuitively is $200, but how do I set up this equation

    asked on October 1, 2014
  71. Calculus

    2x -------- (x-2)(x+2) using partial fractions That's supposed to be a division sign of some sort

    asked on May 21, 2014
  72. Calculus

    xe^x using integration by parts

    asked on May 21, 2014
  73. Biology

    What could be a benefit for a plant that can switch between cyclic and non-cyclic electron transport? Think about the products of electron transport and what products are needed for the Calvin Cycle.

    asked on November 1, 2013
  74. Algebra

    Multiply: -8(2a+4b-6)

    asked on September 30, 2013
  75. statistics

    Want to find if students who are musicians have higher Iq test scores than the general population. the researcher predicts that playing music is associated with higher IQ scores. the researcher selects a sample of 75 musicians from area and gives them an

    asked on March 30, 2013
  76. math

    Find (gof)(-2) f(x)=Squareroot of 4-x; g(x)=1-3x^2

    asked on October 9, 2012
  77. calculus derivatives

    Please confirm: {(5x+2)^4/x^2-3x+1)^3}= 20(5x+2)^2(x^2-3x+1)^3 -3x^2(5x+2)^4 (x^2-3x+1)^2/(x^2-3x+1)^6

    asked on July 19, 2012
  78. math

    how to factor w^2r^2-1

    asked on April 3, 2012
  79. ETHNIC DIVERSITY

    I am trying to locate credible information in regards to the following question. Please note, I do not want the answers, just possible locations that might provide me with a place to start looking as I can not find anything recent. According to research

    asked on November 16, 2011
  80. math

    Find the volume of a cone with a height of 7.1 m and a circular base whose radius is 3.2 m. Use 3.14 for pi.

    asked on August 8, 2011
  81. English

    Can you tell me if I have this correct? I have to identify the adjectives and adverbs in this paragraph. Adjectives: early first huge high several Adverbs: monthly severely monthly ridiculously eventually immediately monthly Like so many people, early in

    asked on May 16, 2011
  82. literature

    In the book code orange: How do they cure the small pox?

    asked on March 8, 2011
  83. need help

    I have this equation y+x=-7 I have to graph my answers to find out what my y is. I have tried everything, and I cannot get my points to cross. Any help would be great.

    asked on December 9, 2010
  84. Gender

    How does the English language that is spoken in the US accomplish that men are portrayed as independent and serious, and are defined and described by activities and accomplishments?

    asked on June 25, 2010
  85. english

    select the sentence in which the verb correctly agrees with the subject.

    asked on June 19, 2010
  86. Communication and Listening Studies

    When a speaker is 20 years older that the person listening, the listener's ability to listen is affected by what factors?

    asked on June 7, 2010
  87. american government

    Consider the phrases “A belief in equal rights has often led to the belief in equality of opportunity;” and “American society does not emphasize equal results or equal rewards;” on p. 141 of the text. Explain these conceptions of equality in 200 to

    asked on April 30, 2010
  88. math

    trying to unscrable the letters jeatdcn into a math word

    asked on April 13, 2010
  89. pre calc

    13-5e^2x=3

    asked on October 30, 2009
  90. Algebra

    Solve. Find the exact solution(s). Simplify as much as possible. Show work. 2x^2 + 4x – 1 = 0

    asked on August 3, 2009
  91. Algebra

    What is the answer? I came up with C. is this correct? Thanks for the help in advance! f(x)=root sign, and inside that x-2 and g(x)x-7. Which of the following is the domain of the quotient function f/g? A. (-infinity,2] B. (-infinity,7) U (7,infinity) C.

    asked on June 19, 2009
  92. Math

    What is the simple interest on a loan of $18,500 at 11% interest for 18 months?

    asked on June 2, 2009
  93. Math

    What do I get when I change the fraction 38/8 to a mixed number and reduce to its lowest terms?

    asked on June 2, 2009
  94. Math

    A computer store sold a total of 300 items in a month, and sold six times as many hard drives as they did CD-ROM drives, and half as many floppy drives as hard drives, how many of each item were sold?

    asked on June 1, 2009
  95. Math

    What is the value of G in the equation G/5-13=42?

    asked on June 1, 2009
  96. BIOLOGY 20

    The kidneys are not the only organs which play a role in excretion. Describe the excretory function of two other body organs.

    asked on June 4, 2008
  97. Biology 20

    10 subjects consumed 8 cups of coffee within 1 hour. and 10 subjects consumed 8 cups of water in the same time period. The subjects were asked to collect and measure the amount of urine they produced. a) what is the probable hypothesis or relationship

    asked on June 4, 2008
  98. Biology 20

    explain how vaccines help in combating diseases.

    asked on June 4, 2008
  99. Biology 20

    Explain how low and high blood pressure can contribute to kidney failure.

    asked on June 4, 2008
  100. biology 20

    it is a well known fact that fingers and toes ar the first parts of the body to suffer from frostbite. Explain why the homeostatic mechanism of decreasing peripheral blood flow is critical to survival.

    asked on June 4, 2008

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