# Shane

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1. ## CHEM

A 0.4647-g sample of a compound known to contain only carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen was burned in oxygen to yield 0.8635 g of CO2 and 0.1767 g of H2O. What is the empirical formula of the compound? i got C3H3O2 IS IT RIGHT?

2. ## physics

A softball of mass 0.220 kg that is moving with a speed of 6.5 m/s (in the positive direction) collides head-on and elastically with another ball initially at rest. Afterward it is found that the incoming ball has bounced backward with a speed of 4.8 m/s.

3. ## chem

Consider the fermentation reaction of glucose: C6H12O6 ----) 2C2H5OH+2CO2 A 1.00-mol sample of C6H12O6 was placed in a vat with excess yeast. If 35.1 g of C2H5OH was obtained, what was the percent yield of C2H5OH?

4. ## MATHS - URGENT

Write the expression in terms of sine only. 8(sin 2x − cos 2x)

5. ## Pre-Calculus

a ferris wheel is elevated 1 meter above ground. When car reaches the highest point of the Ferris wheel, it's altitude from ground level is 31 metres. How far away from the center, horizontally, is the car when it is at an altitude of 25 meters?

6. ## math

In a bag there are 3 green apples,5 yellow apples,7 green pears and 2 yellow pears,Simon randomly is taking fruit out of the bag by one by one. How many fruits must he take out in order to be certain that he has at least one apple and one pear of the same

7. ## Science

Explain why it is necessary for phloem to be alive to be functional,whereas xylem can function as dead tissue:

8. ## science

Represent this reaction with balanced chemical equation. Disilane gas (Si2H6) undergoes combustion to form solid silicon dioxide and water.

9. ## chemistry

Represent this reaction with a balance chemical equation. Solid aluminium hydride is formed by a combination reaction of its two elements.

10. ## Math algebra

The radiator in a car is filled with a solution of 60% antifreeze and 40% water. The manufacturer of the the antifreeze suggests that, for summer diving, optimal cooling of the engine is obtained with only 50% antifreeze. If the capacity of the radiator is

11. ## maths

The coefficient of x^2 is 69 in the expansion of (1-ax)^24, where a>0. Find the coefficient of x^3.

12. ## maths

Write 1/2^1-n in non- fractional form.

13. ## Biology

What are some of the treatments for coronary artery disease?

14. ## Biology

Explain the role of white blood cells in the body's defense against foreign substances.

15. ## Algebra

The difference between twice a number and a number that is 5 more than 3. Write an equation that could be used to find the value of the number n, and explain how you arrived at.at your choice

16. ## accounting

As of January 1 of the current year, the Grackle Company had accounts receivables of \$50,000. The sales for January, February, and March of 2012 were as follows: \$120,000, \$140,000 and \$150,000. 20% of each month’s sales are for cash. Of the remaining

17. ## Math

Prove the identity: sec^4x - tan^4x = 1+2tan^2x

18. ## maths

From an observer 0, the angles of elevation to the bottom and top of the flag pole are 36 degree and 38 degree respectively. The base is 200m. Find the height of the flag pole.

19. ## Math Word Problem

Ron is tiling a countertop. He needs to place 54 square tiles in each of 8 rows to cover the counter. He wants to randomly place 8 groups of four blue tiles each and have the rest of the tiles in white. How many white tiles will Ron need?

20. ## physics

A 2.40 kg mess kit sliding on a frictionless surface explodes into two 1.20 kg parts: 3.78 m/s, due north, and 5.28 m/s, 32.8° north of east. What is the original speed of the mess kit?

you are in a group that feels very cohesive, so cohesive that it seems to agree readily at every step of a project, without any lengthy discussion or conflict. sometimes you don't agree with decisions, but you do not say anything. which of the following is

22. ## Chemistry

Calculate the solubility of the compoud PbI2 in a 0.0333 M solution of Mg(ClO4)2 using (1) activities and (2) molar concentrations

23. ## Chemistry

0.2 Faradays of electricity were passed through solutions of sulphuric acid. Calculate the volume of hydrogen evolved at s.t.p in sulphuric acid.

24. ## math

tan(180-x)sin(360-x)cos90-x)cos(-x)/sin(x-180)cos(450+x)tan(180-x)

25. ## Chemistry

(1) Use the thermodynamic values to (a) deduce the enthalpy change of each reaction (b)state if the reaction is exothermic,or endothermic,and also how much energy is released or absorbed. For thi reactions; (1) NH4NO3 (s)------>N2 (g) + 2H2O (l) (2) 4Zn

26. ## maths

A ship sailing on a course bearing 036 degrees is 5500 metres due south of a lighthouse.If the ship continues on this course,what is the closest distance the ship will come to the lighthouse?

27. ## science

The substances listed on the left side of a chemical equation are the _____. A.coefficients B.products C.reactants im sayin a but not sure

28. ## government

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. — That to secure these rights, Governments

29. ## Calculus

Estimate the area under the curve f(x) = x2 + 1 from x = 0 to x = 6 by using three circumscribed (over the curve) rectangles. Answer to the nearest integer.

30. ## basic electronics

3 resistor in parallel have an equivalent resistance of 1000 ohms. If R2 is twice the value of R3 and trice the value of R1, what is the value of R1,R2 and R3? Please show me the sol'n. n_n

31. ## chemistry

For the electrolysis of molten potassium bromide: (a) write the equation for the reaction at cathode. (b) write the equation for the reaction at anode. (c) write the equation for the overall reaction.

32. ## maths

A parallelogram has two adjacent sides of length 4cm and 6cm reapectively. If the included angle measures 52 degrees, find the area of the parallelogram.

33. ## maths

Find the coordinates of the points of intersection of the straight line y = 3x - 6 with the parabola y = x^2 - 6x + 8 and solve Graphically.

34. ## maths

Given the quadratic equation y = -x^2 + 2x + 3. a) Will the graph turn upwards or downwards? b) What are the coordinates of x and y intercepts? c) What is the coordinate of the turning point? d) Use your answer in parts (a,b,c and d) to sketch the graph.

35. ## math

One pump can empty a pool in 5 days, whereas a second pump can empty the pool in 7 days. How long will it take two pumps, working together, to empty the pool?

36. ## maths

Calculate the arc length that subtends an angle of 55 degree at the centre of a circle with radius r = 5cm.

37. ## Maths

A surveyor measures the angle of elevation of the top of the mountain from a point (P) at sea level as 30 detre along a track which slopes uniformly uphill towards the mountain. From this point, which is 50 metre above sea level, he measures the angle of

38. ## Maths

Find all the values of theta between 0 degree and 360 degree, and state the quadrants in which they exist. (a)cos theta=-0.71 (b)tan theta=1.732

39. ## maths

An observer on top of a building 66 metres high,finds the angle of elevation to the top of a taller building to be 34 degrees.The angle of depression to the foot of the same building is 51 degrees.If the buildings are on the same ground level find the

40. ## Biology

Explain what is meant by source to sink flow in phloem transport.

41. ## science

Name three environmental conditions that increases the rate of transpiration in plants,explaining how they operate:

42. ## maths

The vertical angle of a cone is 110 degree and the diametre of its base is 186mm.What is its height?

43. ## Science

Which of the following represents a decimal system of measurement? 1 quart = 16 fluid ounces 1 mile = 5,280 feet 1 kilometer = 1,000 meters 1 pound = 16 ounces

44. ## AP Physics C

A stone is catapulted at time t = 0, with an initial velocity of magnitude 21.5 m/s and at an angle of 35.3° above the horizontal. What are the magnitudes of the (a) horizontal and (b) vertical components of its displacement from the catapult site at t =

45. ## algebra

Six people are going to be seated in a row of 8 chairs. How many different ways may they be seated?

A 0.455 kg wood block is firmly attached to a very light horizontal spring (k = 160 N/m). It is noted that the block-spring system, when compressed 5.0 cm and released, stretches out 2.3 cm beyond the equilibrium position before stopping and turning back.

I just need some direction to get started please.... Some family friends have asked you to plan a rafting expedition. A rafting has given you specific details on how much weight a raft can hold. A raft can safely carry the weight of 24 babies. The weight

48. ## science

what material can we use as an indicator of acid?in other words,what material can we use to test a food to see if acid is present? what is the relationship between the concentration of acid in a liquid and the amount of carbon dioxide produced?

49. ## Science

COMPOUND 1 CH2=CH-CH-OH ________| _______CH3 COMPOUND 2 _____________O ____________// CH3-CH-CH2-C _____|______\ ____CH3______OH *Now, I must: Identify any functional groups in these compounds and name them. The functional group in 1 is the OH which makes

50. ## Math

Which of the following

51. ## calculus

A)A lighthouse emits a beam of light that rotates (counterclockwise from a birds-eye perspective) at a constant rate with one full rotation every 10 seconds. 100 feet east of the lighthouse is a long wall running north-south. How fast is the light’s

52. ## math

A florist has 78 white roses and 65 red roses. The florist arranges the roses into groups that have the same ratio of white roses to red roses as the whole collection of roses. How many white roses are in a group that has 10 red roses? Complete the ratio

53. ## math

You and your friend collect 180 cans for a food drive. The ratio of cans you collected to cans your friend collected is 4 to 5. Use the tape diagram to find how many cans you collected.

54. ## Calculus

Suppose the population of a colony of ants grows at the rate: P’(x) = 1 + 5/sqroot(t+1) If there are 250 ants after 120 hours, what was the population at t=0?

55. ## Calculus

Suppose the annual revenue for a company between 2000 and 2005 is approximated by R(t)=18t^2+4t+3, where t=0 represents the year 2000.(a)Find the Average Value of R(t) between t=1and t=6. (b)Find the Average Rate of Change of R(t) between t=1 and t=6.

56. ## algebra

Last year, Hans deposited \$3000 into an account that paid 5% interest per year and \$7000 into an account that paid 4% interest per year. No withdrawals were made from the accounts

57. ## math and social networking

what could I use 39000 KB worth of data on in about six minutes of time on my s7 edge cell phone

58. ## Math

Ethel collects animal stickers.She has 30 cat stickers,15 horse stickers,19 dog stickers and 11 rabbit stickers. One third of the horse stickers are round and the rest are square. One fifth of the cat stickers are square and the rest are round. All the dog

59. ## Cruz

A ferris wheel is elevated 1 meter above ground. When car reaches the highest point of the ferris wheel it's altitude from ground level is 31 meters. How far away from the center,horizontally, is the car it is at an altitude of 25 meters?

60. ## statistics

A music industry researcher wants to estimate, with a 90% confidence level, the proportion of young urban people (ages 21 to 35 years) who go to at least 3 concerts a year. Previous studies show that 21% of those people (21 to 35 year olds) interviewed go

61. ## English

What are two themes in Perseus Adventures? Reading the book but really don't understand the question

62. ## Algebra

The sum of 3 consecutive odd numbers is 63. What is the smallest of these numbers

63. ## Global History

Describe in 7 sentences the significant of each individual. 1. Aryans 2. Asoka 3. Brahmins 4. Confucius 5. Laozi 6. Shi Huangdi 7. Siddhartha Guatama 8. Untouchables 9. Wudi I believe the were all famous rulers but that is all I know

64. ## Health

Identify and define the causes of mental disorders

65. ## Algebra

A rectangle has dimensions in feet as shown in the figure it is 2x +5 And one side is 8. I need to write an expression for the area of the rectangle. B. Find the area of the rectangle, in sq.ft. if x=3 C. Find the value of x if the area of the rectangle is

66. ## Math

An object with initial velocity of 20 m/s accelerates uniformly at 5 m/s in the direction of its motion for a distance of 10 m. What is the final velocity of the object?

67. ## Physics

A piece of cobalt has a mass of 41 g and is initially electrically neutral. It is then charged with q = +0.6 µC. (a) How many electrons were removed from the piece of cobalt in the charging process (in electron) (b) What fraction of the total number of

68. ## Physics

Determine the magnitude of the force between an electric dipole with a dipole moment of 2 ✕ 10-29 C m and an electron. The electron is positioned r = 25nm from the centre of the dipole, along the dipole axis. Hint: Assume that r >> d, with d the charge

69. ## physics

An object in equilibrium has three forces exerted on it. A 25 N force acts at 90 from the x-axis and a 48 N force acts at 60. What are the magnitude and direction of the third force

70. ## Math

Frank teacher was teaching the class about fractions. She posted the fractions 1/7 and 3/9 on the board. Frank was supposed to answer what the least common multiple of the two fractions was. What did he answer? Help

71. ## Math

There are two fractions that are given. The two fractions are 3/12 and 7/12.what answer so you come up with if you were to add these two fractions together? Would my answer be 10/12.

72. ## chemistry

in HNO3 titration, you add few drops of phenolphthalein indicator to 50.0 mL of acid in a flask. you quickly add 20.00 mL of 0.0547 M NaOH but overshoot the end point, and the solutions turn deep pink. instead of starting over, you add 30.00 mL of acid,

73. ## chemistry

For the electrolysis of molten potassium bromide: Write the equation for the overall reaction.

74. ## chemistry

Write the anodic reaction for the electrolysis of concentrated zinc chloride solution. (a) Using plantium electrodes. (b) Using zinc electrodes

75. ## maths

John wishes to determine the height of a flagpole. He takes a sighting of the top of the flagpole from point P. He then moves further away from the flagpole by 20 metres to point Q and takes a second sighting. Given the angle Q is 28 degrees and angle P is

76. ## maths

An aircraft dropped a box of emergency supplies to a group of trampers. The height of the box above the ground, h, at time, t is given by the formula; h = 520 - 5t^2, where h is in metres and t is in seconds. Find how long it takes for the box to fall to

77. ## maths

Solve this equation by completing squares and then check the solution.. x = 21/x-4

78. ## maths

a)Express y = 2 (x - 1) (x - 5) in the form y = ax^2 + bx + c. b) From the above quadratic equation calculate the following: I) x and y intercepts II) Coordinate of the turning point III) Is the graph a maximum or minimum turning point?

79. ## maths

2/ x^2 - 9xy^2 - 3/3x + 12y

80. ## maths

Simplify; x^2 - x - 6/ 6xy divide x^2 - 9/2x^2y

81. ## maths

Simplify; p^2 - p - 42

82. ## maths

Find the coordinates of the points of intersection of the straight line y = 3x - 6 with the parabola y = x^2 - 6x + 8. a) Graphically b)Prove your answer in (a) algebraically

83. ## algebra

How do you factor 2a^2+5x+3

84. ## maths

Write the equations below in the form y = mx + c. State how many solutions each systems of linear equation have. 3x = 6y 2y - 6x + 2 = 0

85. ## naths

What is the equation of the line which has gradient 2, and passes through midpoint of (3,4) and (5,6)

86. ## maths

Show by calculations weather the following lines are parallel or not.. y + 5x = 1 and 0.2 = y - 5.

87. ## Science

If changing conditions lead to decreased oxygen levels in the stream, the carrying capacity of the stream for the trout will decrease. Oxygen level in water is therefore a(n) _____________ with respect to the number of trout that a particular stream can

88. ## maths

Does the parabola y = -3x^2 + 2x - 1 have a maximum or minimum value?

89. ## maths

Find the line that is perpendicular to y = -3/4 x + 2 and passes through (3,4).

90. ## maths

Find the two stationary points on the curve when y = 2x/x^2 + 1

91. ## chemistry

This balance equation shows the burning of octane in air. 2C8H18 + 25O2 ----> 16CO2 + 18H2O. How many grams of carbondioxide will be produced when 1 mole of octane burns completely?

92. ## maths

Expand (1-x)^4. Hence find S if S = (1-x^3)^4 - 4(1-x^3)^3 + 6 (1-x^3)^2 - 4(1-x^3) + 1.

93. ## Maths

ABC is the segment of a circle with center O. This segment is enclosed in a rectangle APQC. Given that AC=32cm and AP = 8 cm, calculate; (a) The radius of the circle. (b) The angle of AOC in both degrees and radians (c) The area of the shaded region.

94. ## Maths

Given the f (x) =2x^3 + ax^2 + bx - 9. (a)Find the value of a and b if f (x) has a factor x -3 but leaves a reminder of 8 when divided by x + 1. (b) Factorize f (x) completely and hence solve for x.

95. ## maths

Find two geometric progression having: 2 as second term and 1458 as eight term,

96. ## Chemistry

One step of the Ostwald process for manufacturing nitric acid involves making nitrogen monoxide by oxidizing ammonia in the presence of a platinum catalyst: 4NH3 (g) + 502 (g)>> 4NO (g) + 6H2O (g). If the percentage yield is 80.3%, how many grams of NO can

97. ## 7th math

I have no more than five books in my bag. I need to write an inequality for this, x

98. ## math

Your favorite breakfast cereal contains a toy dinosaur in each box. There are four different dinosaur toys in the complete collection, and each one has an equal chance of being in each box. You want to figure out what the probability is that you will get

99. ## maths

Please I need help.Show full working out. (a) sin x cot x= cos x (b) (1 + tan theta)^2 + (1- tan theta)^2 = 2sec^2theta