Popular questions and responses by RAY
  1. Math (Pre-Cal) (Exponential Functions)

    A car was valued at $38,000 in the year 2003. The value depreciated to $11,000 by the year 2009. Assume that the car value continues to drop by the same percentage. -What will the value be in the year 2013?

    asked on February 19, 2016
  2. Math (Stats)

    What is the difference between class limits and class boundaries? A) Class limits are the numbers that separate classes without forming gaps between them. Class boundaries are the least and greatest numbers that can belong to the class. For integer data,

    asked on January 13, 2017
  3. Math (Stats)

    In order to predict y-values using the equation of a regression line, what must be true about the correlation coefficient of the variables? A. The correlation between variables must be an x-value of a point on the graph. B. The correlation between

    asked on March 11, 2017
  4. Math (Calculus) Integrals

    Evaluate the integral using the following values. 8 ∫ x^3 dx = 1020 2 8 ∫ x dx = 30 2 8 ∫ dx = 6 2 2 ∫ x^3 dx = ? 2

    asked on April 4, 2017
  5. Algebra

    A car rental agency advertised renting a car for $24.95 per day and $0.33 per mile.If David rents this car for 3 days, how many whole miles can he drive on a $100 budget?

    asked on February 19, 2015
  6. physics

    I original volume is .021 at 24 degrees C, final volume is .019 at -18 degrees C how do I calculate the change in volume?

    asked on July 3, 2020
  7. Math (Calculus) (Work)

    Six and one-half foot-pounds of work is required to compress a spring 4 inches from its natural length. Find the work required to compress the spring an additional one-half inch. (Round your answer to two decimal places.) This is what I did so far: 4 in =

    asked on May 2, 2017
  8. Chemistry

    A 522g piece of copper tubing is heated to 89.5C and placed in an insulated vessel containing 159g of water at 22.8C. Assuming no loss of water and a heat capacity for the vessel of 10.0J/K, what is the final temperature of the system ( c of copper = 0.387

    asked on November 11, 2008
  9. physiscs

    a pendulum of the length L is suspended from the ceiling of an elevator. When the elevator is at rest , the period of the pendulum is T. In instant when the pendulum reaches its highest position the elevator starts the free fall. What is the period of the

    asked on September 21, 2010
  10. Math (Differentials)

    Use differentials to approximate the value of the expression. cube root of 25 I set x=27 and dx=-2 and got ~3.0741, what did I do wrong?

    asked on November 18, 2016
  11. Math (Limits)

    What is the limit of g(x)=x as x approaches pi? Would it just be pi??

    asked on October 2, 2016
  12. Calculus

    F(x) = x^5 ln x A) Find the interval on which f is increasing Find the interval on which f is decreasing B) Find the local minimum value of f C) find the inflection point (x,y) Find the interval in which f is concave up Find the interval in which f is

    asked on November 1, 2012
  13. Math

    The population of bacteria in a petri dish doubles every 12 h. The population of the bacteria is initially 500 organisms. How long will it take for the population of the bacteria to reach 800? Round your answer to the nearest tenth of an hour.

    asked on January 31, 2017
  14. economics

    When Mcdonal's corp reduced the price of its big mac by 75% if consumers also purchase french fries and a soft drink. the company was hoping the novel promotion would receive its U.S. sales growth. It didn't. within two weeks, sales had fallen. Using your

    asked on May 27, 2009
  15. Math (Secant Lines)

    Consider the function f(x)=sqrt(x) and the point P(4,2) on the graph of f? -Consider the graph f with secant lines passing through p(4,2) and Q(x,f(x)) for x-values 1, 3, and 5. -Find the slope of each secant line -Use the results to estimate the slope of

    asked on October 1, 2016
  16. optics

    A thin, double-convex lens has a refractive index of 1.50. The radius of curvature of the front surface is 15 cm and that of the rear surface is 10 cm. See sketch. (a) How far from the lens would an image of the sun be formed? (b) How far from the lens

    asked on May 29, 2013
  17. Physics

    A small solid sphere, with radius 0.25 cm and mass 0.61 g rolls without slipping on the inside of a large fixed hemisphere with radius 17 cm and a vertical axis of symmetry. The sphere starts at the top from rest. (a) What is its kinetic energy at the

    asked on October 26, 2009
  18. economics

    Dell Computer Corp., the world's largest personal-computer maker, is keenly aware of everything its rival PC manaufacturers decide to go. Explain why Dell usually reacts more quickly and more substantially to pricing, product design, and advertising

    asked on May 27, 2009
  19. Math 142 (Pre-Cal) (Circles)

    A wheel spins through 29 revolutions per minute. Find the angular velocity and the linear velocity if the radius of the wheel is 1.8 feet. w=? (rad/min) v=? (feet/min)

    asked on March 31, 2016
  20. Statistics

    The law of large numbers tells us what happens in the long run. Like many games of chance, the numbers racket has outcomes so variable - one three-digit number wins $600 and all others win nothing - that gamblers never reach "the long run." Even after many

    asked on February 25, 2014
  21. Math

    A truck with 40-in.-diameter wheels is traveling at 50 mi/h. a) Find the angular speed of the wheels in rad/min b) How many revolutions per minute do the wheels make?

    asked on February 11, 2014
  22. chemistry

    The pH of a .10M HOBr solution is 4.8 1. What is [H+] in that solution? 2. What is [OBr-]? What is [HOBr]? (where do the H+ and OBr ions come from?) 3. what is the value of Ka for HOBr? what is the value for pKa?

    asked on April 2, 2013
  23. physics

    A battery with an emf of 14.5 V and internal resistance of 0.83 Ω is connected across a load resistor R. If the current in the circuit is 0.81 A, what is the value of R?

    asked on April 1, 2013
  24. Chemistry

    liquid hexane will react with gaseous oxygen to produce gaseous carbon dioxide and gaseous water. Suppose 7.8 g of hexane is mixed with 48.4 g of oxygen. Calculate the maximum mass of carbon dioxide that could be produced by the chemical reaction.

    asked on October 24, 2018
  25. Math (Calc) (Differential Equations)

    The rate of change in the number of miles s of road cleared per hour by a snowplow is inversely proportional to the depth h of snow. That is, ds/dh = k/h Find s as a function of h given that s = 25 miles when h = 3 inches and s = 10 miles when h = 9 inches

    asked on May 31, 2017
  26. Math (misleading graphs) (Statistics)

    When constructing a graph showing the population of two​ countries, an illustrator draws two different people with heights proportional to the populations. Identify a way in which the graph might be misleading. What is the general name for such graphs

    asked on January 16, 2017
  27. physics

    It takes 5 seconds for a stone to fall to the bottom of a mine shaft. How deep is the shaft?

    asked on December 1, 2016
  28. Math (Derivative)

    Assume that x and y are both differentiable functions of t and the required values of dy/dt and dx/dt xy=6 a) Find dy/dt, given x=8 and dx/dt=12 b) Find dx/dt, given x=1 and dy/dt=-8 I started with a and got dy/dt=dx/dt(-y/x) Plugging with the given values

    asked on November 13, 2016
  29. Calculus,Reaction rates

    A man walks across a bridge at the rate of 5 ft/s as a boat passes directly beneath him at 10 ft/s. If the bridge is 10 ft above the boat, how fast are the man and the boat separating 1 second later?

    asked on November 30, 2014
  30. math

    What is the least common multiple of 70, 60, and 50 ?

    asked on October 22, 2019
  31. History

    What happened to airplane manufacturing after World War II? 1 Airplane manufacturers began producing goods for the oil industry. 2 Airplane manufacturing rebounded and produced airplanes, parts, and equipment. 3 Airplane manufacturing decreased in Texas as

    asked on February 26, 2018
  32. Chemistry

    Silicon carbide (SiC) is made by reacting sand (Silicon dioxide, SiO2) with powdered carbon at high temperature. Carbon monoxide is also formed. What is the percent yield if 51.4kg of SiC is recovered from processing 100.0kg of sand? What mass (in kg) of

    asked on October 25, 2016
  33. Math (Condensing logarithmic expression)

    Write the expression as the logarithm of a single quantity 3[(ln x) -2ln(x^2+1)]+2 ln 5?

    asked on October 1, 2016
  34. physics

    Object A is moving due east, while object B is moving due north. They collide and stick together in a completely inelastic collision. Momentum is conserved. Object A has a mass of mA = 17.5 kg and an initial velocity of = 8.50 m/s, due east. Object B,

    asked on October 10, 2013
  35. math

    a recipe that will make 3 pie call for 7 cups of flour. write a proportion and solve it to find how many pies can be made with 28 cups of flour

    asked on September 10, 2012
  36. science

    A solution of HNO3 has a pH of 4.5, What is the molarity of HNo3?

    asked on April 26, 2011
  37. 11th grade

    Consider two vectors where F1 = 38 N, F2 = 58 N, and = 240o and = 25o, measured from the positive x-axis with counter-clockwise being positive. What is the magnitude of the equilibriant?

    asked on December 5, 2010
  38. Physics

    In a playground, there is a small merry-go-round of radius 1.20 m and mass 190 kg. Its radius of gyration (see Problem 85 of Chapter 10) is 91.0 cm. A child of mass 44.0 kg runs at a speed of 4.50 m/s along a path that is tangent to the rim of the

    asked on October 26, 2009
  39. Physics

    A small solid sphere, with radius 0.25 cm and mass 0.61 g rolls without slipping on the inside of a large fixed hemisphere with radius 17 cm and a vertical axis of symmetry. The sphere starts at the top from rest. (a) What is its kinetic energy at the

    asked on October 26, 2009
  40. algebra

    One number is 4 times another. If the sum of their reciprocals is 5/36 , find the two numbers. I am total lost on this problem x is a number 4x is another number these should = 5/36 so my equation would be x+4x=5/36 first x i am getting 1/36 so the second

    asked on July 6, 2007
  41. English

    The boy whose mother died is around.What is the grammatical name and function.

    asked on January 20, 2020
  42. Psychology

    Which theory might explain why people claim immigrants for the countries troubles even though there’s no evidence for this

    asked on December 11, 2019
  43. physics

    circus juggler performs an act with balls that he tosses with his right hand and catches with his left had. Each ball is launched at an angle of 75° and reaches a maximum height 88 cm above the launching height. If it takes the juggler 0.2 s to catch a

    asked on November 16, 2017
  44. math

    Elijah made an array of Skittles with 3 rows and 4 columns. Josh made an array of peanuts with 4 rows and 2 columns. Jake made an array of M&M's with 2 rows and 5 columns. What is the total of the candy? -Is it 30?

    asked on February 1, 2017
  45. Chemistry (equlibrium direction) urgent

    Consider the endothermic reaction 2 NO(g) N2(g) + O2(g) -If I decrease the volume of the vessel and increasing the total pressure in the vessel, what direction will the equilibrium will shift? (left/right) (I know that decreasing the volume would shift to

    asked on December 4, 2016
  46. Math

    On level ground, a 60-foot-tall vertical building casts a 10-foot shadow. at the same time, another vertical building casts a 25-foot shadow. how many feet tall is the second building?

    asked on December 1, 2016
  47. Math (calculus) (mean values)

    A company introduces a new product for which the number of units sold S is given by the equation below, where t is the time in months. s(t)=155(7-9/(2+t)) a) Find the average rate of change of s(t) during the first year. Which my answer was 1395/28 b)

    asked on November 27, 2016
  48. math (horizontal tangent line)

    Determine the point(s) if any at which the graph of the function has a horizontal tangent line. y=x^3+x I graphed this function out and it looks like there isn't any horizontal tangents. Am I correct or am I forgeting something? I tried finding the

    asked on October 22, 2016
  49. Math (Calculus)

    Determine if each of the following functions is in Big-O, is Big-Omega and is Big-Theta of x: (Could be multiple) a) f(x)=10 b) f(x)=3x+7 C) f(x)=x^2+x+1 d) f(x)=5log(x) e) f(x)=|x| f) f(x)=x/2 I'm in calc 1 and I have no idea what's it even asking me.

    asked on October 22, 2016
  50. Math (Parametrics)

    Find the parametric equations of a unit circle where you start at point (0,1) at t=0 and you travel clockwise with a period of 2π? x(t)=? y(t)=?

    asked on June 3, 2016
  51. Statistics

    Mileage tests were conducted on a randomly selected sample of 100 newly developed automobile tires. The results showed that the average tread life was 52,515 miles with a standard deviation of 3,550 miles. What is the best estimate of the average tread

    asked on April 20, 2014
  52. math

    manuel and ruben played dominoes 24 times. Ruben has won 16 times. estimate the odds in favor of Manuel's winning the next match.

    asked on April 17, 2014
  53. Chemistry

    Calculate the heat released when 454 g of steam at 100.0C condenses and then cools to 30.0C. State your answer in calories.

    asked on April 3, 2013
  54. health

    the food group pyramid presents daily recommendations for: a.kind and amount of food to eat each day b.minimum amounts of nutrients needed c.amounts of each nutrient to consume daily d.maximum safe nutrient intakes Is it a? I am not sure

    asked on January 31, 2013

    A______ is something a producer can do for a consumer I have no clue please help

    asked on January 30, 2013
  56. Physics

    Imagine you are an astronaut who has landed on another planet and wants to determine the free-fall acceleration on that planet. In one of the experiments you decide to conduct, you use a pendulum 0.47 m long and find that the period of oscillation for this

    asked on November 3, 2012
  57. British Literature

    1)What theory does the narrator propose in the first paragraph of “The Mark of the Beast”? A) In Asia, Asian gods rather than the Christian God control most events. B) The British Empire is doomed because it disregards the values and traditions of

    asked on July 21, 2010
  58. math

    if logx y=2, whic of the following is true?

    asked on March 16, 2010
  59. R-values(physics)

    The ceiling of a single-family dwelling in a cold climate should have an R-value of 25. To give such insulation, how thick would a layer have to be if it were made of each of the following materials? (a) polyurethane foam (thermal conductivity k = 0.024

    asked on November 23, 2009
  60. Physics

    Some people believe that the Moon controls their activities. The Moon moves from being directly on the opposite side of Earth from you to be being directly overhead. Assume that the Earth-Moon (center-to-center) distance is 3.82 multiplied by 108 m and

    asked on November 9, 2009
  61. Algebra 2

    would some one please check these for me 1. divide x^2-36y^2 over 5x^2+30y divide (x^2-6xy) A: x+6y over (5x)(x^2+6y) 2. Add. Express your answer in simplest form. 2x 0ver x^2+15x+54 + 4over x+6 A: 6 over x+9 3. solve: (9 over x-5) -1= 8 over x+5 A: -10

    asked on June 2, 2007
  62. Chemistry

    Choose the group from the given list: a) 1A b) 2A c) 3A d) 4A e) 5A The elements in this group are termed alkali metals. a b c d e nvm....choose the wrong question to post the question I wanted to post is: Choose the group from the given list: a) 1A b) 2A

    asked on April 20, 2007
  63. Stats

    Determine the sample size required to estimate the mean score on a standardized test within 44 points of the true mean with 9999​% confidence. Assume that sequals=1313 based on earlier studies.

    asked on May 6, 2020
  64. Physics

    A tractor and tow truck have rubber tires on wet concrete. The tow truck drags the tractor at constant velocity while its brakes are locked. If the tow truck exerts a horizontal force of 1.0 x 10^4 N on the tractor, determine the mass of the tractor. Refer

    asked on April 12, 2019
  65. Physics

    A football is kicked at an angle of 45° to the horizontal over a defence line up with a velocity of 15m/s. Calculate the magnitude of the horizontal velocity of the ball at its highest point neglecting friction

    asked on June 14, 2018
  66. Science

    A man with a genetic disease marries a woman who does not carry the disease. It is not possible for their sons to have the disease. The disease must be X-linked dominat Y-linked dominat X-linked reccesive Y-linked reccesive I'm reposting this because i

    asked on February 8, 2018
  67. History

    what efforts did james hogg make to fix the corporate world in Texas? 1 allowed railroads to choose the path of the rail lines 2 created laws against monopolies 3 made his own insurance company 4 made it easier to start companies

    asked on January 23, 2018
  68. Chemistry

    how much energy is released during the reaction of 2.5l diboron hexahydride with 5.65l chlorine gas?

    asked on April 11, 2017
  69. biology

    HELP PLEASE!!!! How does the outcome of a chemical reaction that absorbs energy differ from one that releases energy?

    asked on March 28, 2017
  70. Math (Calculus) (Related Rates)

    A boat pulls away from a dock at 2 m/s, but the operator has neglected to remove the tow rope used to pull the boat up to the dock. This rope runs thru a pulley which is attached to the dock at a point 1 m higher than the point at which the rope is

    asked on November 29, 2016
  71. Math (Calculus) (mean value theorem emergency)

    Consider the graph of the function f(x)=x^2-x-12 a) Find the equation of the secant line joining the points (-2,-6) and (4,0). I got the equation of the secant line to be y=x-4 b) Use the Mean Value Theorem to determine a point c in the interval (-2,4)

    asked on November 19, 2016
  72. Science (Stoichiometry with Gasses) (Chemistry)

    If 1.00 kg of methane (CH4) is burned completely (in excess O2) and the CO2 produced is collected at 20°C and 1.00 atm, what volume (L) will this CO2 occupy??

    asked on November 16, 2016
  73. Math checking answers (Calculus Differentials)

    The radius of a spherical balloon is measured as 8 inches, with a possible error of 0.02inch. a) Use differentials to approximate the possible propagated error in computing the volume of the sphere. b) Use differentials to approximate the possible

    asked on November 14, 2016
  74. Math (Limits)

    lim ln(y-1) y->1+ The answer is negative infinity but how do I show the logic of proving that it's negative infinity? I plugged in "1" to the function and got ln(0) which is obviously impossible? Thanks in advance

    asked on October 27, 2016
  75. Science (Chemistry) (Measurement Uncertainty)

    Three students are asked to determine the mass of a coon. They each measure different values for the mass of the coin using a balance. Student A recorded a mass of 63.08g, student B recorded a mass of 63.022g and student C recorded a mass of 63.0328g. If

    asked on October 3, 2016
  76. Writing Sentences and Paragraphs

    As an individual with experience performing office clerical duties and educated as a Library Technician, I am excited to apply for the position of Data Entry Clerk as advertised on the DC Comics website. I consider that my experience and skills match ver

    asked on April 25, 2016
  77. english plz plz help

    Which of the following lines of dialogue best reveals Ram's false heritage to the landlord? a. "You look like a man who could tell me the right place to go." b. "I am an Untouchable from the heart of India." c. "Man is forever studying ways and means until

    asked on August 18, 2015
  78. Chemistry

    How many moles of acetic acid are present in 10.00 mL if the concentration is 0.500M HC2H3O2?

    asked on August 12, 2015
  79. drivers ed test

    3. one way the national highway safety act helps drivers nationwide is by providing guidelines for maintenance on national highways requiring that all drivers have a federal drivers license providing drivers with insurance setting graduated drivers license

    asked on August 11, 2015
  80. Math - hw check

    The admission fee for student is $8 and the admission fee for Adult is $15. In one hour, 12 adults and students enter the museum and a Total of $131 in admission was paid. Write a linear system to model this problem and solve this problem graphically.

    asked on April 2, 2015
  81. Statistics

    Recently, a university surveyed recent graduates of the English Department for their starting salaries. Four hundred graduates returned the survey. The average salary was $25,577. The population standard deviation is $2,566. What is the 95% confidence

    asked on April 20, 2014
  82. Physics

    A trash can with a mass of 5 kg has a coefficient of static friction of μs = 0.80 and a coefficient of kinetic friction of μk = 0.22. (The Active Figure applies to a similar situation, but the values of the mass, coefficient of static friction and

    asked on February 8, 2014
  83. US History

    i really need help with this study guide 30.) Franklin D. Roosevelt became president during the Great Depression and established the New Deal in attempts to help the country recover. The New Deal was made up of several programs that are often times

    asked on January 8, 2014
  84. English

    1.the trip led to an argument between Helen and ____ a.I b.me 2. It was ____ who demanded an apology from the newspaper. a.we b.us 3. We appreciated ____ writing a personal letter to explain his stand on the issue. a.his b.him 4. The most outspoken critics

    asked on December 6, 2013
  85. math

    Write an algebraic expression that requires each of the following properties of real numbers to simplify, in the order given: the Distributive Property, the Associative Property of Addition, the Commutative Property of Addition, and the Distributive

    asked on September 17, 2013
  86. math

    Tickets to a show cost $10 for adults and $5 for children. The show was sold out, and the theatre has 500 seats. If the revenue collected from these ticket sales was $2900, how many adult tickets were sold?

    asked on May 31, 2013
  87. physics

    An eyepiece is made of two positive thin lenses, each of focal length f = 20 mm, separated by a distance of 16 mm. (a) Where must a small object viewed by the eyepiece be placed so that the eye receives parallel light from the eyepiece? (b) Does the eye

    asked on May 29, 2013
  88. Chem

    Citric acid (H3C6H5O7) is triprotic acid which reacts with NaOH according to the balanced chemical equation shown below what volume of 0.200m Naoh is required to titrate 7.50ml of lemon juice which is 0.245 m in citric acid? H3C6H5O7+3NaOH->Na3C6H5aO7+

    asked on April 21, 2013
  89. edu

    Ms Sanchez is selecting a picture book to share with her two year olds. She will try to select a book with: a.few pictures so the story is lessened d. detail messages c.simple drawings d.fantasy type illustrations I think d not sure

    asked on February 23, 2013
  90. physics

    all the following are true about water except that it: a has a very high specific heat capacity compared to ther substances. b. takes a long time to heat up. c. takes a short time to cool off. d. makes the earths climates milder.

    asked on October 20, 2012
  91. computer

    If int main() { int a=1; int *p; how do the following statements differ 1) p=&a; 2) *p=&a; 3) p=a; 4) printf("%d",p); 5) printf("%d",*p); and what does int **a mean

    asked on July 8, 2012
  92. Physics

    A pole-vaulter of mass 60.2 kg vaults to a height of 6.1 m before dropping to thick padding placed below to cushion her fall. (a) Find the speed with which she lands. (b) If the padding brings her to a stop in a time of 0.52 s, what is the average force on

    asked on March 4, 2012
  93. Physics

    A man with a mass of 60 kg skis down a frictionless hill that is h = 2.2 m high. At the bottom of the hill the terrain levels out. As the man reaches the horizontal section, he grabs a 20-kg backpack and skis off a 2.0-m-high ledge. At what horizontal

    asked on March 4, 2012
  94. Math

    On tuesday you all took the science and then your social studies final exams. What is the probability of you passing your social studies final exam given that you know that you passed your science final exam first ? The probability of you passing both is

    asked on January 6, 2012
  95. physics

    a dike in Holland springs a leak through a hole of area 1cm squared at a depth of 2m below the water surface. How much force must a boy apply to the hole with his thumb to stop the leak? can he do it?

    asked on October 12, 2011
  96. math

    The distance from the center of a round table top to the edge of the table top is 4 ft. What is the area of the table top?

    asked on August 12, 2011
  97. Mathematics

    A card is selected at random from an ordinary pack of 52 playing cards.state the probability the card is a club.

    asked on July 22, 2011
  98. Chemistry

    A sample of glucose, C6H12O6, contains 1.300x10exponent21 atoms of carbon. How many atoms of Hydrogen does it contain? How many molecules of glucose does it contain?

    asked on June 15, 2011
  99. Geometry

    I find these questions so difficult! I've been trying to solve them but I just can't. As they are diagrams they are hard to express in words, so the questions are the links below: 1) tinypic(.)com/r/25z7486/7 2) tinypic(.)com/r/4uhrg3/7 3)

    asked on March 8, 2011
  100. math

    A building cast a shadow 42m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 34 cm tall pole is 86 cm long. Find the height of the building

    asked on November 14, 2010


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