# Laurie

Popular questions and responses by Laurie-
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## English

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

*asked on September 6, 2014* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Geometry-PLEASE CHECK ANSWERS!

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

*asked on February 23, 2010* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Calculus

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

*asked on May 21, 2014* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Math

If a light bulb that burns 3 hours a day lasts for 22.8 years, then how long will a light bulb that burns for 7 hours a day last?

*asked on September 13, 2017* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## math

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

*asked on December 9, 2013* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Biology 20

describe how the digestive, circulatory, respiratory and excretory systems interact in supplying matter and energy to body cells and in removing waste?

*asked on June 4, 2008* -
## 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* -
## algebra

The length of a rectangular piece of steel in a bridge is 4 meters less than triple the width. The perimeter of the piece of steel in a bridge is 4 meters less than triple the width. The perimeter of the piece of steel is 48 meters. Find the length of the

*asked on February 5, 2015* -
## 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* -
## Math

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

*asked on September 20, 2016* -
## t-test

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

*asked on March 30, 2013* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Algebra

I need to find the quotient function of the following: Given that f(x)=x^2-3 and g(x)=2x+1 find each of the following if it exists: a. (f/g)(-root3) b. (g/f)(-1/2)

*asked on June 14, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Child Development

Identify the components of the information processing theory

*asked on November 15, 2008* -
## statistics

On a standard anagram task, people successfully complete an average µ=26 anagrams with a standard deviation=4. This distribution is normal. A researcher would like to demonstrate that the arousal from anxiety is distracting and will decrease task

*asked on February 29, 2008* -
## 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* -
## Marketing

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

*asked on September 26, 2010* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Algebra

Calculate the value of |7.3| – |–2.1|

*asked on June 1, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Algebra

The monthly income I, in dollars, from a new product is given by I(t) = 75000 − 55000e^−0.003t where t is the time, in months, since the product was first put on the market. (Round your answers to the nearest dollar amount.) (a) What was the monthly

*asked on May 15, 2016* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Algebra

Given that f(x) = x^2 -3 and g(x) = 2x+1, find each of the follwing, if it exists. Problem 1 (f/g)(-root3) Problem 2 (g/f)(-1/2)

*asked on June 11, 2009* -
## word

trencsaamla

*asked on April 1, 2009* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## Calculus

xe^x using integration by parts

*asked on May 21, 2014* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## algebra

F(4)=8 what is the ordered pair

*asked on March 31, 2011* -
## 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* -
## Math

What method would be used in financial reporting and would not involve salvage value until the last year of an asset's useful life?

*asked on June 8, 2009* -
## 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* -
## Math

If a 2-inch pipe will fill a tank in 6 hours, how long will it require for a 3-inch pipe to fill it?

*asked on May 6, 2016* -
## Algebra 2

I have gotten two different answers to the following problem. Can someone please let me know which answer is correct? (5 - 6)³ + 14 ÷ (2 + 5) = -1 + 14/7 = -1 + 2 = 1 or 1 + 14/7 = 1 + 2 = 3 I think it is 1. Thank you.

*asked on August 10, 2015* -
## Algebra II

Can you please help me solve the following problem: 4² + [15 + 9 - 3(2)] Thank you.

*asked on May 29, 2015* -
## 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* -
## Algebra

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

*asked on September 30, 2013* -
## 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* -
## math

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

*asked on October 9, 2012* -
## Calculus Voulme

find the volume of the solid generated by revolving the region r bounded by the graphs of the given equations about the y-axis. x^2+y^2=1 x=1 y=1

*asked on July 19, 2012* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## 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* -
## literature

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

*asked on March 8, 2011* -
## agriculture

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

*asked on July 24, 2010* -
## math

trying to unscrable the letters jeatdcn into a math word

*asked on April 13, 2010* -
## 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* -
## Math

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

*asked on June 1, 2009* -
## 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*

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