# Steven

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1. ## Math

A 100 point test contains a total of 20 questions. The multiple choice questions are worth 3 points each and the short response answer questions are worth 8 pints each. Write a system of linear equations that represents this situation, my answer is to

2. ## statistics

in a test for esp a subject is told that cards the experimenter can see but he cannot contain either a star, a circle, a wave, or a square. as the experimenter looks at each of 20 cards in turn, the subject names the shape on the card. a subject who is

3. ## math

For the curve given by 4x^2+y^2=48+2xy, show that there is a point P with x-coordinate 2 at which the line tangent to the curve at P is horizontal.

ABC has vertices A(0, 6), B(4, 6), and C(1, 3). Sketch a graph of ABC and use it to find the orthocenter of ABC. Then list the steps you took to find the orthocenter, including any necessary points or slopes you had to derive.

5. ## Math

The twice–differentiable function f is defined for all real numbers and satisfies the following conditions: f(0)=3 f′(0)=5 f″(0)=7 a)The function g is given by g(x)=e^ax+f(x) for all real numbers, where a is a constant. Find g ′(0) and g ″(0) in

6. ## Science

1. How does sea-floor spreading occur? A. New materials are being added to the asthenosphere. B. Earthquakes brake apart the ocean floor. C. Sediments accumulate at the area of spreading. D. Molten material beneath Earth's crust rises to the surface.*

7. ## Physics

A 38.0-kg boy, riding a 2.37-kg skateboard at a velocity of +5.07 m/s across a level sidewalk, jumps forward to leap over a wall. Just after leaving contact with the board, the boy's velocity relative to the sidewalk is 6.06 m/s, 10.35° above the

8. ## Physics

A total of 8.0 joules of work is done when a constant horizontal force of 2.0 newtons to the left is used to push a 3.0 kilogram box across a counter top. Determine the total horizontal distance the box moves.

9. ## PHYSICS

A spinning wheel on a fireworks display is initially rotating in a counterclockwise direction. The wheel has an angular acceleration of -3.80 rad/s2. Because of this acceleration, the angular velocity of the wheel changes from its initial value to a final

10. ## Discrete Math

A bag contains 5 red marbles, 4 yellow marbles, 3 green marbles, 2 orange marbles and 2 purple marbles. If three marbles are removed, what is the probability that at least one of them is red?

11. ## statistics

a binomial distribution will be approximately correct as a model for one of these two sports settings and for the other. explain why by briefly discussing both settings. a)a national football league kicker has made 80% of his field goal attempts in the

12. ## Chemistry

A 25.40 g sample of water containing tritium,(3/1)H , emits 1450 beta particles per second. Tritium is a weak beta emitter, with a half-life of 12.3 yr. What fraction of all the hydrogen in the water sample is tritium?

13. ## Physics

The pilot of an aircraft wishes to fly due west in a 50.0 km/h wind blowing toward the south. The speed of the aircraft in the absence of a wind is 228 km/h. a) How many degrees from west should the aircraft head? Let clockwise be positive. Answer in units

14. ## Chemistry

Calculate the percent ionization of 0.120 M lactic acid (Ka=1.4*10^-4).

15. ## physics

4. A ball is thrown so that it just clears a 3m fence 18m away. If it left the hand 1.5m above the ground and at an angle of 60° with the horizontal, what was the initial velocity of the ball?

16. ## math

Leslie has been offered the choice of either a \$1,000 rebate or a 5.5 percent, 48-month loan for the new car she is purchasing. If Leslie will be financing \$15,000 and she can get a 7.5 percent, 48-month loan at her credit union, should she take the \$1,000

17. ## Chemistry

Cobalt-60, which undergoes beta decay, has a half-life of 5.26 yr. How many beta particles are emitted in 190s by a 3.10mg sample of Co-60? What is the activity of the sample in Bq?

18. ## Physics

The drawing below shows a person who, starting from rest at the top of a cliff, swings down at the end of a rope, releases it, and falls into the water below. There are two paths by which the person can enter the water. Suppose he enters the water at a

19. ## math

After a drought, the Great Salt Lake in Utah covered an area of 2450 kilometers squared or 35/64 the area of the lake under normal weather conditions. Find the area of Great Salt Lake under normal weather conditions.

20. ## chemistry

A viral preparation was inactivated in a chemical bath. The activation process was found to be first order in virus concentration. The beginning of the experiment 2% of the virus was found to be inactivated per minute. [i] Evaluate k for the inactivation

21. ## Physics

The drawing below shows a person who, starting from rest at the top of a cliff, swings down at the end of a rope, releases it, and falls into the water below. There are two paths by which the person can enter the water. Suppose he enters the water at a

what assonance is in the poem daffodils by william-wordsworth?

23. ## Physics

Bats chirp at a high frequency which humans cannot hear. They use the echoes to detect small objects, such as insects, as small as one wavelength. If a bat were to emit a chirp at a frequency of 60.0 kHz and the speed of sound waves in the air are 340 m.s,

24. ## Chemistry

For the combustion of acetylene: 2C2H2(g) + 5O2(g) → 4CO2(g) + 2H2O(g) ΔH = -2511 kJ What is the enthalpy change when 2.80 g of C2H2 (g) reacts with excess oxygen.

25. ## Chemistry

A 50.6 mg sample of sodium perchlorate contains radioactive chlorine-36 (whose atomic mass is 36.0 amu). If 29.6% of the chlorine atoms in the sample are chlorine-36 and the remainder is naturally occurring nonradioactive chlorine atoms, how many

26. ## Physics

For this problem, ignore air resistance. You are to fire a rifle that shoots a particular bullet at 460 m/s at a target that is 45.7 m away and level with the rifle. Assuming that the acceleration due to gravity is 9.80 m/s², how high above the target

a uniform-width boardwalk is built around the inside edge of a rectangular parkland that is 10m by 15 m. if the boardwalk takes up 20% of the lot, how wide is the boardwalk to the nearest centimetre?

28. ## Chemistry

what is the chemical equation of copper II oxide and carbon monoxide (include phases)?

29. ## APUSH

how did huge industrial trusts develop in industries such as steel oil and banking, what was the effect on the economy?

30. ## statistics

we developed a 95% z confidence interval for the mean BMI of women aged 20 to 29 years, based on a national random sample of 654 such women. we assumed there that the population standard deviation was known to be 7.5. in fact the sample data had mean BMI

31. ## Math 12

A hard rubber ball is dropped from a moving van with a height of 5 metres. The ball rises to 80% of the previous height after each bounce. a) determine the total vertical distance the ball has traveled when it strikes the ground the eighth time. b)

32. ## Multiple Choice

Physics 2. Which of the following is equivalent to one ampere? (Points : 1) 10 s/10 C 10 C/10 m 1.5 C/1.5 s 15 C/10 s Question 3.3. A stream of moving charges results in a current of 5.6 A. How long does 116 C of charge take to flow past a fixed point?

33. ## math

For what values of x is the graph y=2/(5-x) concave upward? x-5 x>5 no values of x

34. ## Organic chemistry: dehydrohalogenation

Hello. I know you guys don't do organic chemistry but because I got so much help from you guys in general chemistry, I was wondering if you guys can help me out again. :P Here's my question. In dehydrohalogenation, how do you know whether a reaction is E1

35. ## chemistry

What volume of 0.123 M K3PO4 is required to react with 60 mL of 0.862 M MgCl2 according to the equation 2K3PO4+3MgCl2--> Mg3(PO4)2+6KCl Answer in units of mL.

36. ## math

For the curve given by 4x^2+y^2=48+2xy show that ((dy)/(dx))=(y-4x)/(y-x)

37. ## Chemistry

Complete and balance the following equation: NO2{-} + Cr2O7{2-} = Cr{3+} + NO3{-}

38. ## math

For the curve given by 4x^2+y^2=48+2xy, find the positive y-coordinate given that the x-coordinate is 2.

39. ## college chemistry

Copper(II) sulfide reacts with oxygen to produce copper (II) oxide plus sulfur dioxide. Suppose you start this reaction with 50.0 grams of copper(II) sulfide and 50.0 grams of oxygen and you actually produce 33.5 grams of copper(II) oxide. Calculate the

40. ## math

Last year's computer model is on sale for \$799. You can add more memory to the computer. Each chip of 8 megabytes of memory costs \$25. How many megabytes of memory can you add if you have at most \$1,000 to spend.

41. ## calculus-- need help desperately!

The Taylor series about x=5 for a certain function f converges to f(x) for all x in the interval of convergence. The nth derivative of f at x=5 is given by f^(n) (5)= (-1)^n(n!)/((2^n)(n+2)), and f(5)=1/2. Write third degree Taylor polynomial for f about

42. ## Chemistry

Consider the voltaic cell illustrated in the figure, which is based on the cell reaction: Zn(s)+Cu^2+(aq) -> Zn^2+(aq)+Cu(s) Under standard conditions, what is the maximum electrical work, in joules, that the cell can accomplish if 52.0g of copper is

43. ## math

Salma's penny bank is 1/2 full. After she adds 360 pennies, it is 4/5 full. How many pennies can Salma's bank hold?

44. ## algebra

Who saw the brontosaurus enter the restaurant

45. ## math

A rectangular field is to be enclosed by a fence. Two fences parallel to one side of the field divide the field into three rectangular fields. If 2400m of fence are available find the dimensions giving the max area.

46. ## Physics

A 7300-kg satellite has an elliptical orbit, as in the figure. The point on the orbit that is farthest from the earth is called the apogee and is at the far right side of the drawing. The point on the orbit that is closest to the earth is called the

47. ## chemistry

Prepare 1.5 liters of 0.25 M Tris buffer, pH 7.5. Useful information: pKa Tris = 8.1 Formula weight of Tris (hydroxymethyl aminomethane) base = 121.1 Formula weight of Tris hydrochloride (acid form) = 158.0

48. ## Statistics

Cola Corporation produces Orange Cola. The filling machines are adjusted to pour 12 ounces of soda into each 12-ounce can. However, the actual amount of soda poured into each can is not exactly 12 ounces; it varies from can to can. It has been observed

49. ## Physics

The wind exerts a force of 284 N North on a sailboat, while the water exerts a force of 132 N West on the sailboat. What is the magnitude of the net external force on the sailboat? Answer in units of N

50. ## Genetics

Hi, I really need help in how to approach this question: A species of tiny antelope, known as the zephyr, has an XY system of sex determination, similar to mammals. Zephyr males have small antlers and females do not. The antlers can be two pronged (2-pr)

51. ## math Algebra I

Perimeter of table top is 28 feet. The difference between 4 times the length and 3 times the wide is 21 feet. Find the dimension. (Use system of linear equations to solve.)

52. ## accounting

The monetary contributions that the owners of IBM pay for shares of the company's stock are ____ resources for IBM. a. material b. financial c. human d. informational e. manufacturing Patents and copyrights confer value on a firm but do not exist

53. ## Chemistry

Consider the voltaic cell illustrated in the figure, which is based on the cell reaction: Zn(s)+Cu^2+(aq) -> Zn^2+(aq)+Cu(s) Under standard conditions, what is the maximum electrical work, in joules, that the cell can accomplish if 52.0g of copper is

54. ## Chemistry

Copper(II) chloride and lead(II) nitrate react in aqueous solutions by double replacement. Write the balanced chemical equation, the over all ionic equation, and the net ionic equation for this reaction. If 16.06g of copper(II) chloride react, what is the

55. ## Physics

A 50 kg satellite circles the earth in an orbit with a period of 110 min. What minimum energy E is required to change the orbit to one with a period of 320 min? Assume both the initial and final orbits are circular. The Earth’s radius is 6.37 × 10^6 m,

56. ## Math

A calendar that has one page per day is 7 inches long, 7 inches wide, and 2 inches high. What is the volume of one page of the calendar? Round your answer to the nearest thousandth.

57. ## chemistry

Copper(II) sulfide reacts with oxygen to produce copper (II) oxide plus sulfur dioxide. Suppose you start this reaction with 50.0 grams of copper(II) sulfide and 50.0 grams of oxygen and you actually produce 33.5 grams of copper(II) oxide. Calculate the

58. ## Math

George studied 1/4 hour on Monday and 3/8 hour on Tuesday. How long did he study altogether on both days?

59. ## Statistics-Probability

An instructor will choose 3 problems from a set of 7 containing 3 hard and 4 easy problems. If the selection is made at random, what is the probability that only the hard problems are chosen?

60. ## calculus

A metal chain weighs 30 lbs and is 10 feet long. How much work is required to lift one end of the chain to a height of 15 feet (so that the other end of the chain will be at a height of 5 feet)?

61. ## chemistry

A laboratory instructor gives you a test tube containing Ag+ ,Ba 2+ , and Cu 2+ ions. Devise a reaction scheme that would allow you to selectively precipitate each of these ions. Write a balanced net ionic equation for each precipitation reaction.

62. ## algebra

Adult tickets for a play cost \$16 and child tickets cost \$6. If there were 25 people at a performance and the theater collected \$260 from ticket sales, how many adults and how many children attended the play?

63. ## Chemistry

Complete and balance the following equation: NO2{-} + Cr2O7{2-} = Cr{3+} + NO3{-}

64. ## Math

Jan is a 35-year-old individual who plans to retire at age 65. Between now and then \$4000 is paid annually into her IRA account, which is anticipated to pay 5% compounded annually. How much will be in the account upon Jan’s retirement?

65. ## Math

5x/3+y=c 2y=c-4x x+y=6 What is c? I've tried substituting y as x-6 however I'm still not getting it.

66. ## Physics

A camera falls from a blimp that is 399 m above the ground and rising at a speed of 9.75 m/s. Find the maximum height reached by the camera with respect to the ground. The acceleration of gravity is 9.8 m/s^2.Answer in units of m. b)Find the speed at which

67. ## math

write and solve an equation to find the missing dimension of the rectangular prism. Volume= 1km cubic L=3/4 km W=2/3 km H= ?

68. ## math

3. (TCO A) The following questions are worth 5 points each. Please show all work. a. Inflation is expected to average five percent for the long term and Mr. Smith earned \$74,000 this year, how much must he earn in 20 years just to keep up with inflation

69. ## english

What nursery rhyme character was a "wise galoshes wearing feline" answer has 12 letters.

70. ## Statistics

A hospital claims that the mean waiting time at its emergency room is 25 minutes. A random sample of 16 patients produced a mean wait time of 27.5 minutes with a standard deviation of 4.8 minutes. Use the 1% level of significance to test is the wait time

71. ## Chemistry

What acid and what strong base would react in aqueous solution to produce the following salts in the formula equation? Write the balanced formula equation for each reaction. a) potassium perchlorate b) cesium nitrate c) calcium iodide I don't need just the

72. ## college chemistry

How do I name the following compounds; K2S2O8, S2O8{-2}, Na2S2O3 and S2O3{-2}

73. ## Geometry

What is the perimeter of rectangle WXYZ, with vertices W(-3,7), X(-5,4), Y(1,0), and Z(3,3) to the nearest unit. PLEASE HELP. A. 36 UNITS B. 30 UNITS C. 22 UNITS D. 11 UNITS

74. ## math

A cube with side length 4 centimeters is 25% full of sand.What is the volume of the sand?

75. ## chemistry

You need to determine the concentration of a sulfuric acid solution by titration with a standard sodium hydroxide solution. You have a 0.1896 M standard solution. You take a 25.00 mL sample of the original acid solution and dilute it to 250.0 mL. You then

76. ## Phyisics

1. Two concentric conducting spherical shells have radii of 0.126 m. and 0.225 m. The inner sphere bears a charge of -8.00E-08 C. An electron escapes from the inner sphere with negligible speed. Assuming that the region between the spheres is a vacuum,

77. ## algebra

Which of the following points lies on the circle whose center is at the origin and whose radius is 10 (-6,4) (/10,/10) (6,-8)

78. ## physics

A bungee jumper jumps from a bridge with a 3 m long bungee cord. Once the cord starts to stretch, it acts like an ideal spring with coefficient of elasticity k=100 N/m. What should be the minimum height of the bridge in m so that this jump is safe for the

79. ## math calculus

The marginal cost of a product is modeled by dC/dx= 16/cube root 16x + 3 where x is the number of units. When x = 17, C = 120. (a) Find the cost function. (Round your constant term to two decimal places.) c= (b) Find the cost of producing 90 units. (Round

80. ## calculus 2

what is the polar area between r=5sinx and r=5cosx

81. ## physics

A 55 kg student traveling in a car with a constant velocity has a kinetic energy of 1.6 104 J. What is the speedometer reading of the car in km/h?

82. ## chemistry

identify the atoms that are being oxidized and reduced.. 2FeCl3 + 2KI --> 2FeCl2 + 2KCl + I2

83. ## statistics

slot machines are now video games, with outcomes determined by random number generations. in the old days, slot machines were like this: you pull the lever to spin 3 wheels; each wheel has 20 symbols, all equally likely to show when the wheel stops

84. ## stats

you have torn a tendon and are facing surgery to repair it. the surgeon explains the risk to you: infection occurs 3% of such operations, the repair fails in 14%, and both infection and failure occur together in 1%. what percent of these operations succeed

85. ## Physics AP C

Two trains, each having a speed of 22 km/h, are headed at each other on the same straight track. A bird that can fly 60 km/h flies off the front of one train when they are 70 km apart and heads directly for the other train. On reaching the other train it

86. ## Science

Which of the following questions is outside the scope of science? a. how are religion and philosophy different b.what is the diet of an american alligator c. how do humans digest protein d. how does gravity affect an airplane's motion

87. ## math

Lexi and Maria had \$250 altogether. After Lexi spent25of her money and Maria spent \$40, they had the same amount of money left. How much money did Lexi have in the beginning?

88. ## Physics

A 7300-kg satellite has an elliptical orbit, as in the figure. The point on the orbit that is farthest from the earth is called the apogee and is at the far right side of the drawing. The point on the orbit that is closest to the earth is called the

89. ## Mergers and Acquisitions

How does goodwill (under FASB 141 R) impact cash flows of the combined entity? How do the 1993 tax law changes impact goodwill and the after tax cash flows of the combined entity after the M & A?

90. ## Economics

The market demand in a Bertrand duopoly is P = 15 - 4Q, and the marginal costs are \$3. Fixed costs are zero for both firms. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true? a.P = \$3. b.P = \$10. c.P = \$15. d.None of the statements associated with this

91. ## Physics

The two cubes in the drawing are made from the same material. The radiant energy per second emitted by the small cube is 3.70 J/s. What is the energy emitted per second by the larger one?

92. ## MO theory regarding heteronuclear diatomic molecul

Hi all I am having trouble finding the MO order for heteronuclear diatomic molecules: In my textbook, heteronuclear order is listed as: 1o 2o 3o 4o 1pi 5o 2pi 6o where o = sigma When I first saw it, I was confused; how can the above be correct? If one were

93. ## Physics

A boy weighing 40kg runs at 8.0m/s grabs a rope and swings of level ground. What maximum height does the child reach? How do I solve this?? it is under the conservation of energy section of work, power and energy. any help would be great! thanks

94. ## Maths

Mr Sanderson makes some cookies for a festival day. She gave 1/4 of the cookies to her sister and 1/3 of the remainder to a neighbour. If she had 120 cookies left, how many cookies did she make in the beginning? Linda spent 1/4 of her money on books, 1/3

95. ## Calculus III

Evaluate ∭W f(x,y,z)dV for the function f and region W specified: f(x,y,z) = 18(x+y) W: y≤ z≤x ; 0≤y≤x ; 0≤x≤1 ∭W (18(x+y))dV =

96. ## algebra

Perform the indicated operation y/y-5+5/5-y

97. ## PHYSICS

Starting from rest, a 2.0 10-4-kg flea springs straight upward. While the flea is pushing off from the ground, the ground exerts an average upward force of 0.36 N on it. This force does +2.5 10-4 J of work on the flea. -How far does the flea move while

98. ## PHYSICS

A golf club strikes a 0.041-kg golf ball in order to launch it from the tee. For simplicity, assume that the average net force applied to the ball acts parallel to the ball's motion, has a magnitude of 6400 N, and is in contact with the ball for a distance

99. ## Statistics

Cola Corporation produces Orange Cola. The filling machines are adjusted to pour 12 ounces of soda into each 12-ounce can. However, the actual amount of soda poured into each can is not exactly 12 ounces; it varies from can to can. It has been observed