Popular questions and responses by Seth
  1. English

    Based on events in Chapter 8, what can the reader most likely conclude about the relationship between Moon Shadow and the boys in the tenement house?

    asked on May 6, 2019
  2. math (challenging)

    If R is the remainder when each of the numbers 1059, 1417, and 2312 is divided by D, where D is an integer greater than 1, compute the value of D-R

    asked on September 30, 2009
  3. chemistry

    Is this a buffer system? NH3/(NH4)2SO4? It is formed by mixing NH3 (weak base) and a strong acid (H2SO4), but according to my worksheet it is not a buffer system. Why is this so? Isnt it a buffer as long as it consists of a weak base and its salt of a

    asked on January 13, 2011
  4. calculus

    find the work done in winding up a 175 ft cable that weighs 4.00 lb/ft?

    asked on November 28, 2011
  5. hhs

    Instructions:Drag the tiles to the boxes to form correct pairs. Not all tiles will be used. Match each set of vertices with the type of quadrilateral they form. Tiles A(2, 0), B(3, 2), C(6, 3), D(5, 1) a parallelogram with nonperpendicular adjacent sides

    asked on June 27, 2016
  6. Math Geometry

    Polygon ABCD is similar to polygon WXYZ, and and are corresponding sides. You know the perimeter of each polygon, and you know the measure of BC. What can you find? A. Measure of all sides of both polygons B. Measure of

    asked on June 21, 2016
  7. Physics: Buoyancy

    A crane lifts the 23000 kg steel hull of a ship out of the water. Determine the following. (a) the tension in the crane's cable when the hull is submerged in the water

    asked on January 27, 2013
  8. Finite Math

    Let A and B be two events in a sample space S such that P(A) = 0.5, P(B) = 0.6, and P(A intersection B) = 0.15. Find the probabilities below. Hint: (A intersection Bc) union (A intersection B) = A. (a) P(A|Bc) ________ (b) P(B|Ac) ________

    asked on November 20, 2014
  9. chemistry

    In which one of the following processes is ΔH = ΔE? a. 2HI(g) → H2(g) + I2(g) at atmospheric pressure. b. Two moles of ammonia gas are cooled from 325°C to 300°C at 1.2 atm. c. H2O(l) → H2O(g) at 100°C at atmospheric pressure. d. CaCO3(s) →

    asked on August 15, 2009
  10. Algebra

    It takes 15 men working steadily 4 days to dig the foundation for a new apartment. How many days would it have taken 25 men working at the same rate to dig the foundation? Express your answer as a decimal to the nearest tenth.

    asked on December 31, 2014
  11. Spanish

    I have some reading responses questions and answers to the play “La dama del alba”, I was hoping someone could edit my answers. The first answer is a paragraph summary of the first ten pages. The other questions are just short answer. I mostly want to

    asked on February 2, 2017
  12. Algebra 2

    What is the 20th term of the sequence -3, 6, -12, 24 The answer is 1,572,864 i just need to know the math in order to obtain the answer.

    asked on May 8, 2019
  13. Physics

    A 0.30 kg puck, initially at rest on a frictionless horizontal surface, is struck by a 0.20 kg puck that is initially moving along the x axis with a velocity of 2.8 m/s. After the collision, the 0.20 kg puck has a speed of 0.5 m/s at an angle of θ = 53°

    asked on October 23, 2011
  14. chemistry

    How much limestone (CaCO3) in kilograms would be required to completely neutralize a lake with a volume of 5.2 x 10^9L . The lake contains 5.0 x 10^-3 moles of H2SO4 per liter?

    asked on June 28, 2010
  15. Algebra 2

    What is the equation of the circle with center (-6 7) that passes through the point (4 -2)

    asked on May 8, 2019
  16. Chemistry

    Consider an alloy that is 14.1% copper by mass in tin. Copper makes up what percentage of the atoms in this sample?

    asked on February 12, 2017
  17. Math

    Translate the sentence into an inequality. Six increased by the product of a number and 10 is at most −16 . Use the variable x for the unknown number.

    asked on February 11, 2015
  18. intermediate math

    angie and payton jog of opposite each other and angie can jog 4.5 mile faster than payton. after 1.5 hours they are 17 miles apart. how much can each person jog

    asked on September 29, 2014
  19. Math Help please

    You complain that the hot tub in your hotel suite is not enough. The hotel tells they will increase the temperature by 10% each hour. If the current temperature of the hot tub is 75 degrees Fahrenheit, what will be the temperature of the hot tub after

    asked on April 17, 2013
  20. Algebra 2

    How can you determine whether or not a graph, equation, or table of points is a conic section? Explain how to identify a conic section in each of these cases by giving examples.

    asked on February 27, 2019
  21. Trig

    When the angle of elevation of the sun is 61°​, a telephone pole that is tilted at an angle of 8° directly away from the sun casts a shadow 20 feet long. Determine the length of the pole to the nearest foot. I'm stuck halfway through this problem, I

    asked on March 5, 2017
  22. Physics

    A yo-yo with an axle diameter of 2.00cm has a 80.0cm length of string wrapped around it many times in such a way that the string completely covers the surface of its axle, but there are no double layers of string. The outermost portion of the yo-yo is 4.00

    asked on May 25, 2013
  23. Physics

    "A small 0.5 kg object moves on a frictionless horizontal table in a circular path of radius 1 meter. The angular speed is 6.28 rad/s. The object is attached to a string of negligible mass that passes through a small hole in the table at the center of the

    asked on April 3, 2011
  24. Grammar

    What is the possessive form of democracy in the following sentence. Would democracy followers win the struggle. Is it democracies'

    asked on November 16, 2009
  25. counting

    how many squares are in an 8x8 checkerboard? (the answer is not 64 because that's too low.) Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Unfortunately, you don't state the size of each square. Hopefully the following will answer your question!

    asked on October 22, 2006
  26. biochemistry

    how many grams of tris and tris Hcl are needed to make up 500ml of 1m tris buffer with a pH of 0.8?

    asked on March 30, 2019
  27. math

    what is the probability of selecting two S's if the first card is not replaced before selecting the second card in the word Massachusetts

    asked on April 21, 2017
  28. Math

    A shark swam 30 meters to a boat in 16 seconds. How long did it take to swim each meter? 16/30 or 8/15 seconds?

    asked on January 14, 2014
  29. Math

    Can you show me the formula used for the following question - how can 7 kids share 3 liters of soda equally?

    asked on January 14, 2014
  30. calculus

    A force of 1300 lb compresses a spring from its natural length of 16 in to a length of 10 in. How much work is done in compressing it from 10 in to 6 in?

    asked on November 28, 2011
  31. physics

    "By means of a rope, whose mass is negligible, two blocks (mass: 11kg and 44 kg) are suspended over a pulley. The pulley can be treated as a uniform solid cylindrical disk. The downward acceleration of the 44 kg block is observed to be exactly one half the

    asked on April 3, 2011
  32. physics

    A 9.3 kg firework is launched straight up and at its maximum height 45 m it explodes into three parts. Part A (0.5 kg) moves straight down and lands 0.29 seconds after the explosion. Part B (1 kg) moves horizontally to the right and lands 10 meters from

    asked on December 22, 2008
  33. Math

    A t-shirt printing company can pack 24 shirts for box for shipping if they need to ship 492 shirts to Lakeside Elementary School how many boxes will it take to ship off all 492 shirts

    asked on December 2, 2019
  34. Chemistry

    What is the wavelength (in nm) for a photon of light with an energy of 3.20 x 10-19 J/photon?

    asked on September 18, 2019
  35. math

    ABCD is a square and P, Q are the midpoint of BC, CD respectively .if AP =a and AQ=b, find in terms of a and b , the directed line segments (i) AB, (ii) AD , (iii) BD and (iv) AC

    asked on October 12, 2017
  36. Spanish

    Hello, Can someone please help me edit the answers to my reading response questions for grammatical correctness. It would be greatly appreciated! 1. ¿Cuál es el ambiente de este cuento? --Answer below: El ambiente de este cuento es de una el camino a

    asked on January 29, 2017
  37. advancing vocabulary skills third edition

    i need help on sentence check 2 and final check chapter 1

    asked on September 1, 2016
  38. Science

    Hypotheses can be rejected or supported by experiments, or, in some instances, new observations. i think it's true

    asked on January 30, 2016
  39. Science

    Consider the researcher's experiments on the mysterious die-offs of fish in North Carolina rivers. Which of the following best represents her main hypothesis? Question 8 options: Fish maintained in laboratory environments were dying when exposed to river

    asked on January 30, 2016
  40. algebra

    How do I find the perimeter of a square with one side listed as 4x + 3 and one more side listed as 3(2x - 5)? Thank you

    asked on November 18, 2013
  41. Please help! Maths

    For what value of K will the equation 3x^2- 4x-(1+K)= 0 have equal roots?

    asked on April 13, 2013
  42. maths

    For the following graph: a. Find the domain of f. b. Find the range of f. c. Find the x-intercepts. d. Find the y-intercept. e. Find the intervals over which f is increasing. f. Find the intervals over which f is decreasing. g. Find the intervals over

    asked on February 18, 2013
  43. geometry

    LM has the endpoints L(-1,1) and M(-5,-3) find the coordinates of the midpoint of LM

    asked on June 7, 2012
  44. math

    A shipment of boxes weighs 40 pounds. There are 8 boxes and each weighs the same number of pounds. How much does each box weigh?

    asked on February 8, 2012
  45. Physics

    A train has a mass of 5.22 multiplied by 106 kg and is moving at 70.0 km/h. The engineer applies the brakes, which results in a net backward force of 1.87 multiplied by 106 N on the train. The brakes are held on for 37.0 s. (a) What is the new speed of the

    asked on October 2, 2011
  46. physics

    How many mL of orange juice would be required to get the recommended daily allowance of 60 mg of vitamin C? (Concentration of vitamin C is .011 moles/L in 5.0 mL of juice).

    asked on May 4, 2011
  47. physics

    "A solid cylinder and a thin-walled hollow cylinder have the same mass and radius. They are rolling horizontally along the ground toward the bottom of an incline. They center of mass of each cylinder has the same translational speed. The cylinders roll up

    asked on April 3, 2011
  48. physics

    "A small 0.5 kg object moves on a frictionless horizontal table in a circular path of radius 1 meter. The angular speed is 6.28 rad/s. The object is attached to a string of negligible mass that passes through a small hole in the table at the center of the

    asked on April 1, 2011
  49. math

    Explain why arcsin 3 is undefined.

    asked on January 21, 2011
  50. physics

    A container has a large cylindrical lower part with a long thin cylindrical neck. The lower part of the container holds 12.5 m^3 of water and the surface area of the bottom of the container is 5.00 m^(2 ). The height of the lower part of the container is

    asked on April 21, 2009
  51. 5th grade math

    an someone help me learn an easy way to remember metric conversions?? thanks, Seth

    asked on March 23, 2009
  52. physics

    A 9.3 kg firework is launched straight up and at its maximum height 45 m it explodes into three parts. Part A (0.5 kg) moves straight down and lands 0.29 seconds after the explosion. Part B (1 kg) moves horizontally to the right and lands 10 meters from

    asked on December 22, 2008
  53. math

    One line can divide a plane into two regions. Two lines can divide a plane into four regions. Three lines intersecting at a point can divide a plane into six regions, but you can get more regions than that if the lines don't intersect at a single point. My

    asked on August 27, 2006
  54. Chemistry

    When separated from a water solution, CuSO4 forms a hydrate with 5 water molecules per formula unit. If 37 g of anhydrous CuSO4 are dissolved in water, what mass of the hydrate could be recovered from the solution?

    asked on September 16, 2019
  55. History

    35. The Neutrality Acts of 1939 included this component, ________ and ________, which helped Americans support the Allies with supplies.

    asked on February 13, 2019
  56. History

    13. Germany absorbs Austria and then Czechoslovakia into the German Reich, often referred to as the_________

    asked on February 13, 2019
  57. History

    Regarding early reports of the Holocaust during World War II, the immediate response by President Roosevelt and the United States government was a. to focus on winning the war as quickly as possible. b. to allow greater numbers of refugees into the United

    asked on February 7, 2019
  58. U.S History

    Do you favor keeping the Articles of Confederation as the constitution for the new nation? Why or why not? Please provide at least two reasons with details.

    asked on September 20, 2018
  59. Math

    What does the degree of a polynomial expression tell you about its related polynomial function? Explain your thinking. Give an example of a polynomial expression of degree three. Provide information regarding the graph and zeros of the related polynomial

    asked on January 10, 2018
  60. Sociology of Globalization

    What was the Banana Wars?

    asked on December 12, 2017
  61. Sociology of Globalization

    What does it mean to say that nations are fictions?

    asked on December 12, 2017
  62. Algebra

    Y varies directly with x for the following function when y=6 when x =2. Find the constant of variation, write the equation, then find y when x is 2. Hint: use y = kx, where k is the constant of variation.

    asked on October 4, 2017
  63. Chemistry

    For the reaction C + 2H2 -> CH4 How many grams of hydrogen are required to produce 145 grams of methane, CH4

    asked on June 1, 2017
  64. Gedeon

    You find a sales receipt from a store that shows the total price as $40, and the total amount paid including sales tax as $42. a. Write an equation you can use to find the sales tax rate r.

    asked on February 7, 2017
  65. Chemistry

    Calculate partial pressure given ka1, pH and KH The equation given in the question was: HCO3-(aq)+H3O+(aq)= CO2(aq)+H2O Calculate the partial pressure of CO2. I think you use : [H3O+] = ka1x(antilog pH)/(antilog pH) Then Henrys law: Equilibrium

    asked on December 10, 2016
  66. Math Question

    Can anyone explain to me how to graph a circle if it has a square root radius? Example: x^2+y^2-7x=12-4y The radius is √113/2, but I don't know how to graph it.

    asked on November 28, 2016
  67. vocab help

    words - detriment, dexterous, discretion, facetious, gregarious, optimum, ostentatious, scrupulous, sensory, and vicarious. "you have to be use __ in choosing your friends," my father said."If your associates are dishonest, people will think that you

    asked on September 1, 2016
  68. chemistry

    at some temperature, Keq=33 for the reaction H2 + I2 -> 2HI. If initially, [H2]= .0600 M and [I2]= .0300 M, what are all three equilibrium concentrations?

    asked on March 7, 2016
  69. Pre algebra

    Sara bikes 4/5 km in 2 min. Write and simplify a unit rate that represents the distance sara bikes in 1 min.

    asked on February 11, 2016
  70. Engineering

    The density of gasoline is 0.72 grams per cubic centimeter. What is the mass in units of kilograms of a 5-gallon container filled completely with gasoline? Ignore the mass of the container.

    asked on February 7, 2016
  71. engineering

    In many engineering uses, the value of �g�, the acceleration due to gravity, is taken as a constant. However, g is actually dependent upon the distance from the center of the Earth. A more accurate expression for g is: g=g0(Re/Re+A)^2 Here, g0 is the

    asked on January 31, 2016
  72. calculas

    An unfenced rectangular plot of land with an area of 15000 square feet is to be split up into two rectangular gardens. Find the minimum amount of fencing required to define and separate these two gardens? Where do I begin? I just want to know how to set up

    asked on November 30, 2015
  73. Math

    A plane leaves an airport and flies South 58 Degrees East for 2 hours, then changes course to South 43 Degrees West and flies for 3 hours. How far away is the plane from the airport if it keeps a constant speed of 500km/h? Draw a diagram and solve to the

    asked on November 4, 2015
  74. Chemistry

    A goal of the acid-base titration in this scenario is to determine the concentration of sodium hydroxide solution. To do this, a 1.3000 g sample of potassium hydrogen phthalate (KHC8H4O4) is massed out. The KHP has one acid proton (H+). The solid is

    asked on September 26, 2015
  75. PHysics

    An athlete crosses a 21 m wide river by swimming perpendicular to the water current at a speed of 1.1 m/s relative to the water. How fast is the water in the river flowing with respect to the ground in m/s?

    asked on September 9, 2015
  76. Calculus

    1) An equation of the line contains points (7/9, 7) and (-7/9) is 2) Find the slope of the line tangent to the curve y=x^2 at the point (-0.6, 0.36) and find the corresponding equation of the tangent line

    asked on January 28, 2015
  77. Finite Math

    A box contains two defective Christmas tree lights that have been inadvertently mixed with eight nondefective lights. If the lights are selected one at a time without replacement and tested until both defective lights are found, what is the probability

    asked on November 20, 2014
  78. Algebra

    F(t)= 30000/1+20e^-1.5t Describes the number of people, f(t), who have become ill with influenza t weeks after the initial outbreak in a town with 30,000 inhabitants. a.) How many people became ill with flu when the epidemic began? b.) How many people were

    asked on April 12, 2014
  79. Algebra

    Medical research indicates that the risk of having a car accident increases exponentially as the concentration of alcohol in the blood increases. The risk is modeled by R=6e^12.77x Where x is the blood alcohol concentration and R, given as a percent, is

    asked on April 12, 2014
  80. algebra

    Solve the following: 3ln(4x)=17

    asked on April 11, 2014
  81. algebra

    solve: log base of 7 (3x+2)=5

    asked on April 11, 2014
  82. Math

    How does 26.666 equal 26.2? Could you show me a model of how to do this? Thank You

    asked on April 8, 2014
  83. algebra

    I need help solving 8 = 3x + 6y for y. Thank you!

    asked on November 18, 2013
  84. math

    On a 9-hour trip home from winter break, Mary was forced to drive on a stretch of highway that had a lot of construction. At first she had to go 55 miles per hour for a certain amount of time, but then she was able to go 65 miles per hour for the rest of

    asked on August 19, 2013
  85. C++

    what are the simplest methods to understand C++ programming language?

    asked on June 6, 2013
  86. Math

    The area of a trapezium is 360 in2. If the ratio of the bases to the height is 6:10:5, find the dimensions of the trapezium.

    asked on June 5, 2013
  87. Math

    A 20 foot ladder is leaning against a building. If the ratio of the base of the ladder's distance from the building to its top's height from the ground id 3:4, find how high the top of the ladder is from the ground.

    asked on June 5, 2013
  88. Math

    The area of a yard is 15000. If the ratio of the length to the width to the depth is 4:2:1, what are the dimensions of the pool?

    asked on June 5, 2013
  89. Physics

    How much mechanical energy was lost during the ball's fall?

    asked on May 20, 2013
  90. Math

    John cut an apple pie into 6 equal slices. His friends ate some of the pie and now 3/5 is left. John wants to put each slice of the leftover pie on its own plate. What part of the pie will he put on each plate?

    asked on April 17, 2013
  91. Physics

    A heat engine does 650 J of work and dumps 1270 J of heat to its cold reservoir. What is its efficiency?

    asked on April 16, 2013
  92. Maths

    Solve for the value of x: 6log(x^2+1)-x=0

    asked on April 14, 2013
  93. Please Reiny Solve it For me Again! please......

    Solve for the value of x: log5(x-2)+log8(x-4)=Log6(x-1)..For your information that 5,8 and 6 are bases not just multipliers. Thank you.

    asked on April 10, 2013
  94. Please solve

    Solve and graph: y>2x-1

    asked on April 10, 2013
  95. Please Help work it out! LOGARITHM

    log4(3x-7)^2=10. I have no idea in working it out.

    asked on April 4, 2013
  96. Please Help!!!! Maths


    asked on April 4, 2013
  97. Please Help work it out! Maths


    asked on April 4, 2013
  98. Please Help work it out! Maths

    (2x-1)/(x+1)=2X/(X-1)+ (5/X)

    asked on April 4, 2013
  99. Maths

    Find the value of x: (2x-1)/(x+1)=2x/(x-1)-(5/x)

    asked on April 4, 2013
  100. Please solve it for me!! Please...Maths


    asked on April 4, 2013


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