# allie

Most popular questions and responses by allie-
## math

A student has passed 60 percent of the 20 quizzes he has written so far successfully. If the student writes 50 quizzes during the year, and passes 80 percent of the remaining quizzes successfully, what would his average percentile be? same with this one

*asked on November 11, 2016* -
## math

The cost of making a shirt is half of what the shirt normally sells for. Today, however, the shirt is on a 15% discount from its normal price. What is the current price of the shirt?

*asked on October 4, 2017* -
## geometry

In ΔABC, m∠ACB = 90°, and m∠ACD = 45°. Find:AC, if CD =6√2 in. can u put answer and solution

*asked on February 17, 2017* -
## math

It takes 18 electricians 35 days to wire a new housing subdivision. How many days would 28 electricians require to do the same job?

*asked on October 28, 2016* -
## math

The ratio of the number of Mimi’s Eminem cd’s to the number of Rita’s Eminem cd’s is 5:8. Rita has 18 more Eminem cd’s than Mimi. If Rita gives 22cd’s to Mimi, what will be the new ratio of the number of Mimi’s Eminem cd’s to Rita’s? i am

*asked on November 11, 2016* -
## Physics

(a) Calculate the absolute pressure at the bottom of a fresh-water lake at a depth of 23.2 m. Assume the density of the water is 1.00 103 kg/m3 and the air above is at a pressure of 101.3 kPa. Pa (b) What force is exerted by the water on the window of an

*asked on October 27, 2011* -
## Accounting

In its first month of operations, Giffin Company made three purchases of merchandise in the following sequence: (1) 260 units at $5, (2) 360 units at $7, and (3) 460 units at $8. Assuming there are 160 units on hand at the end of the period, compute the

*asked on October 12, 2015* -
## geometry

The lengths of the bases of the right trapezoid are 9 cm and 18 cm. The length of a longer leg is 15 cm. Find the area of the trapezoid.

*asked on May 3, 2017* -
## Physics

A ball has a diameter of 3.70 cm and average density of 0.0841 g/cm3. What force is required to hold it completely submerged under water? I need to find the magnitude in N Thank you!

*asked on October 27, 2011* -
## physics

the moon has a period of 27.3 days and a mean distance of 3.90x10^8 m from the center of the earth. find the period of a satellite in orbit 6.7x10^6 m from the center of earth. thank you!

*asked on October 26, 2013* -
## Geometry

Given: ABCD is a trapezoid, AB = CD, BK âŠ¥ AD (they are perpendicular , AK = 10, KD = 20 Find: BC AD I got that BC is 15 and AD is 35 so I got BC/AD=15/35 is this answer right? and is so can you add the answer and an explanation

*asked on April 29, 2017* -
## geometry

Given: ∆AKL, AK = 9 m∠K = 90o m∠A = 60 ° Find: The perimeter of ∆AKL The area of ∆AKL for this one i got 81 for the perimeter side a 6 and side b is 12

*asked on February 17, 2017* -
## Physics

The front 1.20 m of a 1,350-kg car is designed as a "crumple zone" that collapses to absorb the shock of a collision. (a) If a car traveling 22.0 m/s stops uniformly in 1.20 m, how long does the collision last? s (b) What is the magnitude of the average

*asked on October 4, 2011* -
## physics

A child and sled with a combined mass of 50.0 kg slide down a frictionless slope. If the sled starts from rest and has a speed of 3.40 m/s at the bottom, what is the height of the hill?

*asked on March 9, 2011* -
## Math

Point Q belongs to side AB of square ABCD. The distances from point Q to the diagonals of the square are 2 ft and 3 ft. Find the diagonal of the square.

*asked on April 29, 2017* -
## Relative Acidities

Rank the given compounds on their relative acidity. Here was the order I thought it was but it turned out to be wrong. (i based it based off of sp being most acidic and sp3 being least acidic) STRONGEST HC(triple bond)C-CH3 H2C=CH2 CH3NH2 H2O CH4-->

*asked on February 16, 2011* -
## Physics

An ideal monatomic gas expands isothermally from 0.590 m3 to 1.25 m3 at a constant temperature of 670 K. If the initial pressure is 8.00 104 Pa. (a) Find the work done on the gas. Answer is in J (b) Find the thermal energy transfer Q. Answer is in J

*asked on December 2, 2011* -
## math

Karen collects local and foreign coins. of the coins in her collection, 1/4 are foreign coins. Of the foreign coins,2/5 are from mexico What fraction of the collections are foreign coins that are not from mexico?

*asked on January 12, 2015* -
## Chemistry

An acetic acid buffer solution is required to have a pH of 5.27. You have a solution that contains 0.01 mol of acetic acid. How many moles of sodium acetate will you need to add to the solution? The pKa of acetic acid is 4.74. Show all calculations in your

*asked on July 27, 2017* -
## Math

Mr.Rivas bought a can of paint.He used 3/8 of it to paint a bookshelf. He used 1/4 of it to paint a wagon. He used some of it to paint a birdhouse and has 1/8 of paint left. How much did he use for the birdhouse

*asked on January 17, 2017* -
## math

Justin is 3 years older then Sam, and Justin’s age in 2 years will be twice what Sam’s age was 3 years ago. Find their present ages. i got 14 and 17 but the answer is wrong

*asked on February 19, 2017* -
## math

how do I translate this sentence into an equation. 51 is the product of Malik's height and 3 . Use the variable m to represent Malik's height

*asked on February 13, 2015* -
## Calculus

Suppose that you are to make a rectangular box with a square base from two different materials. The material for the top and four sides of the box costs $1/ft2$1/ft2; the material for the base costs $2/ft2$2/ft2. Find the dimensions of the box of greatest

*asked on November 19, 2016* -
## AP Chem (Thanks!)

Hey guys! Stuck on some! My maybe answers are written next to the problem (1 problem-5 parts). Thanks for any help: 1. Lead (II) chromate, PbCrO4, is a slightly soluble salt. Write a net ionic equation for the dissolution of solid PbCrO4 in water. My

*asked on October 22, 2015* -
## science

I need an acrostic poem for the element Sodium?? puhleez?! THANX!!!

*asked on December 7, 2013* -
## math

If 8a−4b=20 and 4a−8b=4, then what is the value of a−b? i got 2

*asked on June 9, 2017* -
## math

Given: ΔKLM, KL = LM = 13in, KM = 10in. Find: The area of ΔKLM I got for the area 12√34 but its wrong :(

*asked on February 25, 2017* -
## Physics

A satellite has a mass of 99 kg and is located at 1.97 106 m above the surface of Earth. (a) What is the potential energy associated with the satellite at this location? Answer in J (b) What is the magnitude of the gravitational force on the satellite?

*asked on October 6, 2011* -
## ochem

list from strongest acid to weakest acid HC(triple bond)CCH3 H2C=CH2 H3CNH2 CH4 H2O i thought the order went HC(triple)CCH3 H3CNH2 H2O H2C=CH2 CH4 but it comes out as wrong and i don't know why >

*asked on February 14, 2011* -
## Physics

A sample of blood is placed in a centrifuge of radius 20.0 cm. The mass of a red blood cell is 3.0 10−16 kg, and the magnitude of the force acting on it as it settles out of the plasma is 4.0 10−11 N. At how many revolutions per second should the

*asked on October 6, 2011* -
## math

Richard is 6 years older than Lisa, and in 5 years the sum of their ages will be twice as much as the sum of their ages 4 years ago. Find their present ages.

*asked on February 19, 2017* -
## Calculus

Ship A is moving east at 20 miles per hour, while ship B is moving north at 15 miles per hour. At noon ship A was 5 miles east of an island, and ship B was 75 miles south of the island. At what rate is the distance of the ships changing at 1 pm?

*asked on October 23, 2016* -
## Physics

Sweating is one of the main mechanisms with which the body dissipates heat. Sweat evaporates with a latent heat of 2430 kJ/kg at body temperature, and the body can produce as much as 1.3 kg of sweat per hour. If sweating were the only heat dissipation

*asked on December 2, 2011* -
## Trig

Verify the identity. (secx + tanx)/(secx - tanx) = (1 + 2sinx + sin(^2)x)/cos(^2)x

*asked on May 9, 2013* -
## Chemistry

How many liters of hydrogen gas can be produced at 300.0K and 1.55atm if 20.0g of sodium metal is reacted with water?

*asked on December 6, 2012* -
## Is it possible if you guys can check my algebra HW

two bags had 100 kilograms of sugar each. After taking out 3 times as much sugar from bag one than bag two , bag one had half as much sugar was bag two.How much sugar is left in each bag? i got 9 kilogram in bag on 1 and 0 grams in bag 2

*asked on September 30, 2016* -
## math

A rhombus has sides 10 cm long and an angle of 60 degrees. Find the distance between a pair of opposite sides. can u plz post the answer down with explanation. thanx, :)

*asked on April 20, 2017* -
## Physics

A high-speed photograph of a club hitting a golf ball is shown in the figure below. The club was in contact with a ball, initially at rest, for about 0.0037 s. If the ball has a mass of 55 g and leaves the head of the club with a speed of 2.7 102 ft/s,

*asked on October 4, 2011* -
## chemistry

Assume you are performing the calibration step of Experiment 8 and you begin with 50 g of water at 20 oC and 50 g of water at 80 oC. After adding the two portions of water into your calorimeter setup and following the procedure outlined in the experiment,

*asked on March 10, 2010* -
## 9th gradae physical science

teh density of copper is 8.92 g/cm3. If you plotted the mass of copper in grams versus the volume in cubic centimeters, what would the slope of the line be?

*asked on January 20, 2012* -
## math

The figures in (a) and (b) below are made up of semicircles and quarter circles; the figure in (c) shows a quarter of a circle in a square. Find the area and the perimeter of each figure in terms of π.

*asked on February 25, 2017* -
## Physics

Suppose you spend 30.0 minutes on a stair-climbing machine, climbing at a rate of 75 steps per minute, with each step 8.00 inches high. If you weigh 150 lb and the machine reports that 690 kcal have been burned at the end of the workout, what efficiency is

*asked on December 2, 2011* -
## AP Chemistry

The question asked... Calculate the solubility of calcium sulfate in grams solute per 100 grams solvent. Assume that the volume occupied by the solute in the solution in negligibly small. I solved and got 4.9 x 10 ^-3 mol/L... how do I put this in grams

*asked on April 21, 2010* -
## math

State whether the lines are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. Show your work.x–5y=103 and –2x=–206–10y i got neither is that right

*asked on October 21, 2016* -
## algebra

Find the coordinates of the points of intersection of the graph of y=13−x with the axes and compute the area of the right triangle formed by this line and coordinate axes. can u guys plz find answer + explain this problem is really hard and confusing 2

*asked on October 12, 2016* -
## AP Chemistry

Hey guys stuck again! Bromine and chlorine dissolve in carbon tetrachloride and react to form BrCl: Br2 + Cl2--> 2BrCl (in CCl4) Under equilibrium conditions [Br2] = [Cl2] = 0.00430 M and [BrCl] = 0.0114 M. The addition of 0.100 moles of Br2 to exactly one

*asked on October 9, 2015* -
## ocher

Estimate how many theoretical plates are needed to separate a mixture that has a mole fraction of B equal to 0.70 (70% B) in Figure 15.3.

*asked on March 14, 2017* -
## math

6x + 18 = 4x +1

*asked on May 19, 2019* -
## Physics*

A student sits on a rotating stool holding two 3.2-kg objects. When his arms are extended horizontally, the objects are 1.0 m from the axis of rotation and he rotates with an angular speed of 0.75 rad/s. The moment of inertia of the student plus stool is

*asked on October 20, 2011* -
## Physics

A 79.0-kg fullback running east with a speed of 4.00 m/s is tackled by a 93.0-kg opponent running north with a speed of 3.00 m/s. (a) Why does the tackle constitute a perfectly inelastic collision? (b) Calculate the velocity of the players immediately

*asked on October 4, 2011* -
## Spanish 1

Use the cues below to write sentences with the verb GUSTAR. MODELO: comida italiana/Vilma = A Vilma le gusta la comida italiana. 1) quien/los animales 3) quienes/la musica

*asked on November 29, 2010* -
## physics

What potential difference is needed to stop an electron having an initial speed of 3.70x 105 m/s? Answer in volts

*asked on January 29, 2015* -
## math

3(x+5)=7x−6 Give your answer as an improper fraction in its simplest form

*asked on May 19, 2019* -
## Maths

Given sec θ =(square root) 10 and tan θ = 3, determine the following, csc(90° − θ)

*asked on July 9, 2016* -
## Chemistry

1. Would it be advisable to determine the freezing point of pure p-dichlorobenzene with one thermometer and the freezing point of the solution with a different one? Explain. 2. If 0.150 mole of a nonvolatile non-electrolyte solute is present in 1200g of

*asked on February 19, 2016* -
## Chemistry

How many liters of hydrogen gas can be produced at 300.0K and 1.55atm if 20.0g of sodium metal is reacted with water?

*asked on December 6, 2012* -
## physics

A daredevil on a motorcycle leaves the end of a ramp with a speed of 29.5 m/s as in the figure below. If his speed is 27.1 m/s when he reaches the peak of the path, what is the maximum height that he reaches? Ignore friction and air resistance.

*asked on March 9, 2011* -
## Spanish 1

A spanish exchange student is trying to figure out what his friends like to eat. Provide the correct pronoun forms to complete his sentences below.: ____ gusta la comida china. A Patricia y a Juan ____ gusta la comida mexicana. ¿A vosotros ____ gusta la

*asked on November 29, 2010* -
## math

The width of a rectangle is equal to m cm, but its length is five times greater than the width. Find the area of the rectangle. is the answer m*5m=6m

*asked on December 9, 2016* -
## Physics

When a 3.00-kg object is hung vertically on a certain light spring described by Hooke's law, the spring stretches 3.07 cm. (a) What is the force constant of the spring? N/m (b) If the 3.00-kg object is removed, how far will the spring stretch if a 1.50-kg

*asked on September 27, 2011* -
## Chemistry

Calculate the amount (in grams) of AgNO3 needed to prepare 250.0 mL of 0.25 M of AgNO3.

*asked on March 9, 2008* -
## maths

find the general solution for the equation: sin2x+ square root 3cosx =0

*asked on May 9, 2013* -
## Physics*

A meter stick is found to balance at the 49.7-cm mark when placed on a fulcrum. When a 70.0-gram mass is attached at the 16.0-cm mark, the fulcrum must be moved to the 39.2-cm mark for balance. What is the mass of the meter stick? Answer in grams

*asked on October 20, 2011* -
## physics

In the (Figure 1) the coefficient of static friction between mass mA and the table is 0.42, whereas the coefficient of kinetic friction is 0.17. Ignore masses of the cord and the (frictionless) pulley. What minimum value of mA will keep the system from

*asked on September 10, 2015* -
## math

simplify sin(540-2x) this is to do with trig

*asked on May 10, 2013* -
## Physics

a 25 kg box is released from rest on a rough inclined plane tilted at an angle of 33.5 degrees to the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the box and the inclined plane is 0.200. a. determine the force of kinetic friction acting on the

*asked on February 25, 2012* -
## Geometry

In the △PQR, PQ = 39 in, PR = 17 in, and the altitude PN = 15 in. Find QR. can u guys show how to solve the problem(plz include answer) i got 42 by using the pythagorean theorem i am not sure if i am correct but can u check it

*asked on February 17, 2017* -
## English

"The Yellow Wallpaper" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Can someone check to see if these are right? Much appreciated. I tried to include the quotes to make it a little easier. 1. The narrator's attitude towards the setting in lines 1-5 is best described as ? "

*asked on October 27, 2016* -
## chemistry

If i have .0030M BaSO4 how do I calculate the moles of sulfate?

*asked on October 10, 2012* -
## Physics

The diameters of the main rotor and tail rotor of a single-engine helicopter are 7.70 m and 0.99 m, respectively. The respective rotational speeds are 454 rev/min and 4,147 rev/min. Calculate the speeds of the tips of both rotors. main rotor

*asked on October 10, 2011* -
## Chemistry

Calculate ΔG at 298 K for the electrochemical cell consisting of Au metal in a 0.00500 M Au(NO3)3 solution and Cu metal in a 0.950 M Cu(NO3)2 solution.

*asked on August 8, 2010* -
## enlish part 1

A Lincoln Preface is an example of what kind of writing?

*asked on May 4, 2016* -
## physics

A 16000 kg sailboat experiences an eastward force of 12400 N due to tide pushing its hull while the wind pushes the sails with a force of 51900 N directed toward the northwest (45 westward of North or 45 northward ofWest). What is the magnitude of the

*asked on October 17, 2012* -
## mat

harvest cereal comes in boxes of different sizes.the regular box holds 7/8 pounds.the small box holds 2/3 as much. How much cereal does the small box hold?

*asked on May 2, 2011* -
## physics

A sledge loaded with bricks has a total mass of 18.9 kg and is pulled at constant speed by a rope inclined at 19.3° above the horizontal. The sledge moves a distance of 19.8 m on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the sledge

*asked on March 9, 2011* -
## Math

a ladder 10 ft long rests against a vertical wal. if the bottom of the ladder slides away from the wall at a rate of 0.7 ft/s, how fast is the angle between the ladder and the ground changing when the bottom of the ladder is 6 ft fro the wall?

*asked on March 29, 2010* -
## AP Chemistry

I'm so sorry to bother you guys again! Stuck on two other questions: 1. In the following equilibrium: NaCl(s) Na+(aq) + Cl–(aq), would adding more NaCl(s) increase the Cl-(aq) concentration? Explain why. My thoughts: I thought that it wouldn't increased

*asked on October 22, 2015* -
## AP Chem

Hey guys! Stuck on some pH problems! Thanks so much in advanced: A) Calculate the pH of a 0.200 M solution of potassium acetate, KCH3CO2, in water at 25 °C. At this temperature, Ka = 1.76 × 10-5 for acetic acid. 1. 2.73 2. 5.45 3. 9.02 4. 9.94 5. 10.16

*asked on October 10, 2015* -
## physics

The three charges in the figure are at the vertices of an isosceles triangle. Calculate the work that needs to be expanded, in Joules, to bring the charges together (as shown.) Take q=5.7 μC. The length of base is b=2.30 m. The lengths of sides are s=5.80

*asked on January 28, 2015* -
## Chemistry

For a 5.0 g sample of CoCl3·9H2O, what weight of water (in grams) will be lost if the sample is heated to constant weight (all water driven off)?

*asked on February 6, 2012* -
## chemistry

The boiling point of diethyl ether CH3CH2OCH2CH3 is 34.500C at 1 atmosphere. A nonvolatile, nonelectrolyte that dissolves in diethyl ether is cholesterol . How many grams of cholesterol, C27H46O (386.6 g/mol), must be dissolved in 263.0 grams of diethyl

*asked on January 31, 2010* -
## Statistics

The weight of luggage that a randomly selected airline passenger brings onto a flight has a mean of 35 lbs and a standard deviation of 6 lbs. If a flight has 80 passengers, within what range would the average weight of their luggage fall with 95%

*asked on October 9, 2016* -
## chemistry

Write out the mechanism (using correct curved arrow notation) for the acid-catalyzed, cis-trans isomerization of maleic acid (into fumaric acid) If the electrophilic addition reaction of maleic acid with HCl had gone to completion what would be the

*asked on December 3, 2014* -
## Chemistry

Calculate the volume of 2 M acetic acid needed to prepare 50 ml of 0.1 M acetate buffer.

*asked on September 29, 2011* -
## economics

Can you please exlain to me if I'm wrong not just correct me. ps. Ceteris paribusor the following markets, show whether change causes a shift in supply curve, a shift in demand curve, a movement along the supply curve, and/or a movement along the demand

*asked on September 26, 2011* -
## math

Use the rational zero theorem, Descartes rule of signs, and the theorem on bounds as aids in finding all real and imaginary roots to the following equation: 4x^(3)-17x^(2)+16=0

*asked on October 25, 2010* -
## chemistry

how much heat dows a 23.0g ice cube absorb as its temp increases from -17.4deg C to 0.0deg C?

*asked on April 29, 2010* -
## Physics*

A car is designed to get its energy from a rotating flywheel (solid disk) with a radius of 1.00 m and a mass of 575 kg. Before a trip, the flywheel is attached to an electric motor, which brings the flywheel's rotational speed up to 5,000 rev/min. (a) Find

*asked on October 20, 2011* -
## Physics

A dentist's drill starts from rest. After 3.30 s of constant angular acceleration it turns at a rate of 2.1x10^4 rev/min. (a) Find the drill's angular acceleration. rad/s2 (b) Determine the angle (in radians) through which the drill rotates during this

*asked on October 7, 2011* -
## Chemistry

The reaction below shows the corrosion process of iron. Calculate E°cell for the corrosion process and state whether you would predict that this is a spontaneous or nonspontaneous process. 2 Fe (s) + O2 (g) + 4 H+ (aq) → 2 Fe2+ (aq) + 2 H2O (l)

*asked on August 8, 2010* -
## OK History

I need someone to make sure my answers for my Oklahoma State History homework are correct. I put *** by my answers. If I am wrong, please explain why or help me find the right answer. Thanks in advance! 1. Indian Territory after the Civil War experienced

*asked on March 26, 2017* -
## Chemistry

Hi guys! I just learned about significant figures today, and I have a question about them. My teacher gave us a problem where all values have what I think is four significant figures (like 44.56) except the value for temperature (which is 25.5C). Are

*asked on September 9, 2015* -
## physics

A metal sphere of radius 5.00 cm is initially uncharged. How many electrons would have to be placed on the sphere to produce an electric field of magnitude 1.59 105 N/C at a point 7.98 cm from the center of the sphere?

*asked on September 12, 2012* -
## Math word problem

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 22 m long. The length of one leg is 10 m less than the other. Find the lengths of the legs. I have so far let one leg be x the other leg will be x-10 x^2 +(x-10)^2=22^2 x^2+x^2-20x+100=484

*asked on September 24, 2010* -
## Chemistry

What is the pH of a solution prepared by mixing 50.0 mL of 0.010 mol/L HCl(aq) and 50.0 mL of 0.010 mol/L Ca(OH)2(aq)? Assume the temperature is 25 degrees Celsius. Additional information given: Kw = 1.0×10^−14 at 25 degrees Celsius. The possible

*asked on May 4, 2016* -
## AP Chemistry

Hey guys! Stuck on another one: The reaction 2N2O(g) 2N2(g) + O2(g) has Kc = 3.5 × 10-18 at a particular temperature. If 0.20 mol of N2O is placed in a 1.00 liter container, what will be the N2 concentration when equilibrium is reached? 1. 4.4 × 10-9

*asked on October 8, 2015* -
## English

I have this question on my homework to find six pieces of figurative language and six pieces of symbolism for the book The Barcode Tattoo by Suzanne Weyn. I could only find two though- the barcode and the Whiteface Mountain. Please help. Your help is very

*asked on December 10, 2014* -
## Chemistry

At constant pressure, which of these systems do work on the surroundings? Check all that apply. 2A (g) + B(s) --> 3C(g) 2A (g) +2B (g) -->5C(g) A(g)+ B(g) --> C(g) A (s) +2B(g)--> C(g)

*asked on February 10, 2012* -
## physics

Four objects are held in position at the corners of a rectangle by light rods . m1 2.90(kg) m2 1.90(kg) m3 4.50(kg) m41.90 (kg) (a) Find the moment of inertia of the system about the x-axis. Answer in kg · m2 (b) Find the moment of inertia of the system

*asked on October 26, 2011* -
## Physics

A dentist's drill starts from rest. After 3.30 s of constant angular acceleration it turns at a rate of 2.1 104 rev/min. (a) Find the drill's angular acceleration. rad/s2 (b) Determine the angle (in radians) through which the drill rotates during this

*asked on October 6, 2011*