# confused

Most popular questions and responses by confused-
## physics

1)A toy train is initially at rest on a track fastened to a bicycle wheel, which is free to rotate. How does the wheel respond when the train moves clockwise? When the train backs up? Does the angular momentum of the wheel-train system change during these

*asked on July 9, 2010* -
## Chemistry

A direct-current power supply of low voltage (less than 10 volts) has lost the markings that indicate which output terminal is positive and which is negative. A chemist suggests that the power supply terminals be connected to a pair of platinum electrodes

*asked on May 1, 2012* -
## math

The 2 pulleys in the figure have radii of 15 cm and 8 cm, respectively. The larger pulley rotates 25 times in 36 seconds find the angular velocity of each pulley in radians per second. Find angular velocity of each pulley in radians per second.

*asked on December 2, 2010* -
## Math

Is the product of 4/7 and radical 16 a rational or irrational number? Explain.

*asked on June 13, 2018* -
## chemistry

a 10.0mL vinegar sample was completely neutralized by 22.5mL 0.2M NaOH solution. calculate molarity and % of acetic acid in vinegar. please help

*asked on April 26, 2010* -
## Science

Which of the following is a problem with using solar power as a main source of energy? A. People do not yet have the technology to use solar power*** B. The sun is not close enough to provide solar energy C. Power from solar energy contains a large amount

*asked on April 13, 2017* -
## Physics

* At an accident scene on a level road, investigators measure a car's skid mark to be 58 m long. It was a rainy day and the coefficient of friction was estimated to be 0.38. Use these data to determine the speed of the car when the driver slammed on (and

*asked on November 1, 2015* -
## physics HELP MEEE SO CONFUSED

A spherical conductor has a radius of 14.0 cm and charge of 26.0 µC. Calculate the electric field and the electric potential (a) r = 10.0 cm, (b) r = 20.0 cm, and (c) r = 14.0 cm from the center.

*asked on February 7, 2012* -
## college physics

a tennis ball is thrown straight up with an initial velocity of 22.5 m/s. it is caught at the same distance above the ground. a). how long does it take to reach its maximum height? b). how high does the ball rise? c). at what speed does it hit the ground?

*asked on April 2, 2013* -
## Chemistry

The aquation of tris(1, 10-phenanthroline)iron(II) in acid solution takes place according to the equation: Fe(phen)3^2+ + 3H3O + 3H2O==> (Fe(H2O)6^2+ + 3 phenH^+ If the activation energy is 126 kJ/mol and frequency factor is 8.62 x 1017 s-1, at what

*asked on March 2, 2010* -
## Math

A car traveled 36 miles in 45 minutes, the car traveled at a constant speed. If the the car continues to travel at this rate, which equation can be used to determine y, the total number of miles the car will travels in x hours?

*asked on March 30, 2018* -
## American government

If a majority of committee members support a bill, what is likely to happen to it? A. The committee will pigeonhole the bill B. the committee will report the bill favourably to the floor C. The committee will rewrite the bill D. The committee will report

*asked on September 20, 2018* -
## Chem

Ascorbic acid, H2C6H6O6, is a diprotic acide with a K1= 7.9 E-5 and a K2=1.6E-12. In a .005 M aq solution of ascorbic acid which of the following species is present in the lowest concentration. 1. H2O 2. H3O 3. H2C6H6O6 4. HC6H6O6 5. C6H6O6

*asked on April 22, 2008* -
## physics

Henry hits a hockey puck in the positive x-direction at time, t ≈ t0. The puck is then stopped by a net starting at time, t ≈ t1. Which of the following curves could describe the acceleration of the hockey puck if we ignore any effects of friction? 1.

*asked on September 23, 2015* -
## physics

A spherical conductor has a radius of 14.0 cm and charge of 26.0 µC. Calculate the electric field and the electric potential (a) r = 10.0 cm, (b) r = 20.0 cm, and (c) r = 14.0 cm from the center. how do i calculate k?

*asked on February 7, 2012* -
## Math

how can you break apart arrays when you multiply by 3?

*asked on January 5, 2012* -
## Chemistry

A 0.5224g sample of an unknown monoprotic acid was titrated with 0.0998M of NaOH. The equivalence point of the titration occurs at 23.82 mL. Determine the molar mass of the unknown acid.

*asked on April 29, 2012* -
## Math help please!

y + 1.2y + 1.2z Someone told me that the answer was 2.2y + 1.2z 1. Is that true? 2. How did the 1.2y turn into 2.2y?

*asked on December 14, 2017* -
## physics

A crate rests on a flatbed truck which is initially traveling at 17.8 m/s on a level road. The driver applies the brakes and the truck is brought to a halt in a distance of 33.1 m. If the deceleration of the truck is constant, what is the minimum

*asked on October 2, 2014* -
## English

in which sentence is the underlined word the simple predicate? A. According to legend, THERE is buried treasure nearby. B. People with metal detectors SEARCH for it every weekend. C. So far, no treasure has BEEN found. D. Most treasure seekers leave here

*asked on September 17, 2018* -
## Physics

A water wave is generated in a ripple tank by an oscillator that vibrates 50 times in 30 seconds. A given trough of the wave travels 50.0 cm in 15 seconds. What is the wavelength of the water wave? Produce all your workings. I got 50/30 = 1.67 vibrations

*asked on January 24, 2013* -
## chemistry

If the stockroom fails to dry the KHP to remove the waters of hydration, the student's calculated concentration for the standardized base will be (low, high, or unaffected) A drop of NaOH is hanging from the buret tip before the titration of KHP. Once the

*asked on April 1, 2008* -
## physics

A 63.8 kg woman lifts herself 36.6 cm each time she does a chin-up. What force does she exert in lifting herself to the chin position? And, how much positive work does she do in pulling herself up once?

*asked on October 16, 2014* -
## General Chemistry

An electron in a hydrogen atom relaxes to the n = 4 level, emitting light of 114 THz. What is the value of n for the level in which the electron originated? I am halfway through, but uncertain as to how to simplify the problem to completion. (6.63 x 10^-34

*asked on November 1, 2012* -
## chemistry

Benzene has a heat of vaporization of 30.72kj/mol and a normal boiling point of 80.1 C . At what temperature does benzene boil when the external pressure is 445 ? This is how I am solving this problem, but when I enter the answer it says im wrong. Can

*asked on January 24, 2009* -
## Chemistry

HOBr (aq) H+ (aq) + OBr- (aq), Ka = 2.3 x 10^-9 Hypobromous acid, HOBr, is a weak acid that dissociates in water, as represented by the equation. (a) Calculate the value of [H+] in a solution of HOBr that has a pH of 4.95. Ans: 1.1 * 10^-5 M (b) Write the

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

When the pendulum bob reaches the mean position, the net force acting on it is zero. Why then does it swing past the mean position?

*asked on October 31, 2012* -
## Physics

When the pendulum bob reaches the mean position, the net force acting on it is zero. Why then does it swing past the mean position?

*asked on October 23, 2012* -
## physics

A particle travels horizontally between two parallel walls separated by 18.4m. It moves towards the opposing wall at a constant rate of 7.2m/s. Also, it has an acceleration in the direction parallel to the walls of 2 m/s^2. a) What will its speed be when

*asked on December 29, 2010* -
## chemistry

Kc=5.85x10^-3 at 25 degrees C for the reaction N2O4(g)2NO2(g) fifteen(15.0) grams of N2O4 is confined in a 5.00-L flask at 25 degrees C. Calculate(a) the number of moles of NO2 present at equilibrium and(b) the percentage of the original N2O4 that is

*asked on April 14, 2010* -
## math help needed bad

how do I make a box and whisker plot with the numbers 13,13,20,21,21,22,24,27? I put them all in order but since there is only 8 numbers i do not know how to find the median,the lower quartile,upper quartile the lowest value and the highest value. Please

*asked on March 9, 2015* -
## Biology

which of the following list structures from smallest to largest? A. chromosome, supercoil, coil, nucleosome, double helix B. chromosome, coil, double helix, nucleosome, super coil C. double helix, nucleosome, coil, super coil, chromosome D. nucleosome,

*asked on September 13, 2018* -
## Chemistry

You have a stock 0.100 M solution of KMnO4 and a series of 100-mL volumetric flasks. What volumes of the stock solution will you have to pipet into the flasks to prepare standards of 1.00, 2.00, 5.00, and 10.0x10^-3M KMnO4 solutions? I tried using

*asked on March 19, 2013* -
## Epidemiology

Identify the study design best described by the scenarios or research questions presented below. Provide a two-sentence rationale for your answer. Choose from: • Ecologic • Cross-sectional • Case-control • Retrospective (Historical) Cohort •

*asked on August 8, 2011* -
## physics

A bow with a spring constant of 398 N/m has an arrow placed in it and pulled back a distance of 0.6 m. If the arrow is shot straight up in the air how high will it go? Assume the mass of the arrow is 0.16 Kg.

*asked on October 16, 2014* -
## Physics

A tennis ball is dropped from 1.80 m above the ground. It rebounds to a height of 1.00 m (assume down to be negative). (a) With what velocity does it hit the ground? (b) With what velocity does it leave the ground? (c) If the tennis ball were in contact

*asked on October 15, 2012* -
## physics A

A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 . electrons

*asked on May 16, 2012* -
## physics

1. If the voltage impressed across a circuit is constant but the resistance increases by a factor of 15. By what factor does the current change? 2. If the resistance of a circuit remains constant while the voltage across the circuit decreases by a factor

*asked on July 16, 2010* -
## physics

1. How much does it cost to operate a 75 W lamp continuously for 1 week if the power utility rate is 7/kWh?

*asked on July 16, 2010* -
## math

A Ferris wheel 28.0m in diameter rotates once every 21.0s. What is the ratio of a person's apparent weight to her real weight at the top? What is the ratio of a person's apparent weight to her real weight at the bottom?

*asked on October 2, 2009* -
## Elementary Statistics

There are 100 questions from an SAT test, and they are all multiple choice with possible answers of a,b,c,d,e. For each question, only one answer is correct, find the standard deviation for the numbers of correct answers for those who make random guesses

*asked on April 11, 2014* -
## Physics

Which of the following equations describes the condition for observing the fourth bright fringe in Young's double-slit interference pattern? Assume n = 0 for the central bright fringe. Which of the following equations describe the condition for observing

*asked on January 24, 2013* -
## chemistry

A 30.0 mL sample of phosphoric acid is titrated with 18.0 mL of 3.0 M NaOH solution. What is the molarity of the phosphoric acid?

*asked on December 7, 2011* -
## Physics

A car is going 20m/s when they see a traffic light 200m ahead turn red. The traffic light is known to stay red for 15s. The driver wants to reach the light as it turns green. It takes them 1s to press the breaks and the car slows down at a constant rate.

*asked on October 7, 2008* -
## chemistry

What mass of hydrogen peroxide should result when 1.50g of barium peroxide is reacted with 25.0mL of 0.50 M hydrochloric acid?

*asked on December 13, 2011* -
## chemistry

If 380. mL of 0.4294 M aqueous CaBr2 and 250. mL of 0.5880 M aqueous SO42- are reacted stoichiometrically according to the equation, how many mol of CaBr2 remained? Al2(SO4)3(aq) + 3 CaBr2(aq) → 2 AlBr3(aq) + 3 CaSO4(s)

*asked on November 17, 2010* -
## college algebra word problem

Here's the problem I was asked: You are visiting your parents on a farm. They have asked you to design a small rectangular-shaped vegetable garden along an existing wall in their backyard. They wish to surround it with a small fence to protect their plants

*asked on December 2, 2009* -
## Chem

.1 M HCl + .1 M NaCl .1 M HF + .1 M NaF .1 M HBr + .1 M NaBr Which of the above would be considered buffers?

*asked on April 22, 2008* -
## Physics

What is the angle of refraction of a light ray that enters the surface of a calm lake from air at an angle of 45o to the normal? The refractive index of water is 1.333. I don't even know how to start this or what the formula is. Thanks for your help in

*asked on January 24, 2013* -
## calculus

The function f is twice differentiable, and the graph of f has no points of inflection. If f(6)+3, f'(6)=-1/2, and f"(6)=-2, which of th following could be the value of f(7). A.)2 B.)2.5 C.)2.9 D.)3 E.)4 the answer is A. but what are the steps to reach

*asked on April 26, 2011* -
## Reaction rates

The reaction, C2H5Br --> C2H4 + HBr, has a rate constant k = 0.0000100 s-1 at 363 °C and k = 0.000479 s-1 at 427 °C. What is the rate constant for the reaction at 725 K? Round your answer to 3 significant figures.

*asked on November 20, 2010* -
## math help needed bad

I'm really confused on how to answer this question. Can someone help me to figure this out? Thank you A survey about the student government program at a school finds that of 245 students: -218 like the program -27 students think this program is

*asked on April 1, 2015* -
## Physics

I've been working on this problem for close to an hour now and keep getting very wrong numbers... The two objects with different mass (m1 = 5.0 kg and m2 = 3.0 kg) in the Atwood's machine shown in the figure are released from rest, with one object at a

*asked on April 20, 2014* -
## Physics

A person's body is producing energy internally due to metabolic processes. If the body loses more energy than metabolic processes are generating, its temperature will drop. If the drop is severe, it can be life-threatening. Suppose a person is unclothed

*asked on December 7, 2012* -
## like-kind exchanges

My homework question is to name the four broad types of like-kind exchanges? Are they 1) Receipt of boot 2) Giving boot 3) Assumption of liabilities 4) Three-party exchanges I wasn't sure. There are five types defined at this web site:

*asked on February 26, 2007* -
## please help me paraphrase

I am going to have questions to answer on this passage, and it's very difficult to understand so if anyone could please help me paraphrase or give me a summary, it would help a lot. Thanks. Genius or originality is, for the most part, some strong quality

*asked on October 25, 2006* -
## Texas History

What troubled Manuel de Mier y Teran when he visited Texas, which he reported to the Mexican government? I picked "A. the amount of slavery in the state" because he was angry that Americans who arrived didn't respect the rule of "no slavery". Then I'm

*asked on October 26, 2018* -
## advance math

an aquarium is in the shape of a right rectangular prism. each side of the aquarium is a rectangle that is 10 in wide and 8 in high. when the aquarium is tilted, the water in it just cover an 8 in by 10 in end, but only three-fourths of the rectangular

*asked on October 3, 2013* -
## Physics

Which of the following is an example of diffuse reflection? light reflected from the surface of a dry asphalt roadway light reflected from the surface of a calm lake light reflected from the surface of glossy paper light reflected from the surface of a

*asked on October 29, 2012* -
## Advanced physical science

An astronaut drops a golf ball to the surface of the moon from a height of 1.5m. The golf ball has a velocity of 2.24 m/s right before it lands on the moon (assume this height to be zero). What is acceleration due to gravity on the moon?

*asked on October 4, 2012* -
## chemistry

If you filled three balloons with eaqual volumes of hydrogen, argon, and carbon dioxide gas all at the same temperature and pressure, which ballon would weigh the most? The least?

*asked on December 13, 2011* -
## statistics

you draw two cards from a standard deck of 52 cards, but before you draw the second card, you put the first one back and reshuffle the deck.

*asked on April 15, 2011* -
## math

find v for the following question.. the tip of the airplane propeller 3m long, rotating 500 times per minute (hint r=1.5m)

*asked on December 2, 2010* -
## physics

Sprinting near the end of a race, a runner with a mass of 70 kg accelerates from a speed of 6 m/s to a speed of 9 m/s in 2 s. (a) What is the runner's average acceleration during this time? (b) To gain speed the runner produces a backward force on the

*asked on November 22, 2010* -
## chemistry

the standard state free energy of hydrolysis of acetyl phosphat is G= -42.3 kJ/mol. Calculate the free energy change for the acetyl phosphate hydrolysis in a solution of 2mM acetate, 2 mM phospate and 3 nM acetyl phospahte.

*asked on October 6, 2010* -
## finance *repost*

According to the Value Line Investment Survey, the growth rate in dividends for JCPenney for the previous 10 years has been -10 percent. If investors feel this growth rate will continue, what is the required return for JCPenney stock? Does this number make

*asked on March 14, 2008* -
## statistics

A politician claims that she will receive 65% of the vote in an upcoming election. The results of a properly designed random sample of 100 voters showed that 49 of those sampled will vote for her. Is it likely that her assertion is correct at the 0.05

*asked on June 11, 2014* -
## Physics

dev.physicslab. org/asp/nyregents/2003/January/part3.asp Why is the answer to #47 2 amperes? How do I get that?

*asked on May 20, 2012* -
## chemistry

If you make a solution by dissolving 25.0g of sodium chloride in 100.0 mL of water. What is the boiling point of the solution?

*asked on December 13, 2011* -
## chemistry half reactions

How do i solve this half reaction with Mg(OH)2(s) --> Mg(s)? Complete and balance the displayed half reaction in basic aqueous solution taking into account the electrons. Mg(OH)2(s) → Mg(s)

*asked on November 23, 2010* -
## Physics

A bullet of mass 5.15 g is fired horizontally into a 2.74 kg wooden block at rest on a horizontal surface. The coefficient of kinetic friction between block and surface is 0.185. The bullet comes to rest in the block, which moves 1.84 m. (a) What is the

*asked on November 21, 2010* -
## math/algebra1a

write the equation of the line which has y-intercept (0,5) and is perpendicular to the line with equation y=-3x +1 a) y=-3x + 5 b) y= 1/3x + 5 c) y= 3x + 5 d) y= -1/3x + 5 The slope of the 2nd equation is -3...because the equation of a line is y=mx+b,

*asked on May 26, 2007* -
## chemistry

Which element has atoms that can form single, double, and triple covalent bonds with atoms of the same element? the choices are florine, oxygen,carbon and hydrogen. i also need a explanation of why its the right answer. thanks for helping :) How do we see

*asked on December 17, 2006* -
## math

c=2πr c= 7.12 pi= 3.14 find value of r -rounded to 2 decimal points

*asked on May 21, 2014* -
## Chemistry

Adding water to some chemicals can be dangerous because large amounts of heat are liberated. Which of the following does NOT liberate heat when water is added to it? KNO3 (the answer) NaOH Na CaO H2SO4 I guessed Na simply because it's the only one that's

*asked on May 2, 2012* -
## math

A woman is sitting in a boat at anchor on a lake. Her boat bobs up and down once every 2.0·s. She notices that when the front of her 3.0·m long boat is at one wave crest, a second crest is at the middle of her boat, and a third is at the end. What is the

*asked on December 8, 2011* -
## Math

A printed page is to have a total area of 100 square inches. The top and bottom margins are to be 1 inch and the side margins to be 1.5 inches. Let l represent the total length of the page and w represent the total width of the page. a) Write an equation,

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

The sides and diagonal of the rectangle above are strictly increasing with time. At the instant when x=4 and y=3, dx/dt=dz/dt and dy/dt=k(dz/dt). What is the value of k at that instant. solved for z with pythagorean theorem and stuck at that step. z=5

*asked on April 26, 2011* -
## Chemistry

An enzymatic hydrolysis of fructose was allowed to proceed to equilibrium at 25 degrees C. The original concentration of fructose-1-p was .2 M, but when the system had reached equlibrium the concentration of fructose 1-p was only 6.52 * 10 -5 M. Calculate

*asked on October 6, 2010* -
## math

In Quadratics Grade Ten:How do you find the coordinates of the vertex? What is the Optimum value mean? What are the zeros of the relation? How do you know if the parbola is Maximum or Minimum?

*asked on March 26, 2010* -
## physics

Two strong magnets on opposite sides of a small table are shown. The long-range attractive force between the magnets keeps the lower magnet in place. Suppose the weight of the table is 26.7 N, the weight of each magnet is 6.55 N, and the magnetic force on

*asked on October 5, 2009* -
## Physics

In the figure a uniform, upward electric field of magnitude 1.90 × 103 N/C has been set up between two horizontal plates by charging the lower plate positively and the upper plate negatively. The plates have length L = 19.0 cm and separation d = 1.60 cm.

*asked on September 16, 2016* -
## physics

A hockey puck slides with an initial speed of 52.3 m/s on a large frozen lake. If the coefficient of kinetic friction between the puck and the ice is 0.02, what is the speed of the puck after 11.8 s?

*asked on September 26, 2014* -
## Calculus

The region between the graphs of x=y^(2)and x=2y is rotated around the line y=2. The volume of the resulting solid is... I've tried this five times and no luck. Please help. I think my a=o and b=2. I would appreciate the help.

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

Light cannot be linearly polarized by: transmission reflection diffraction diffraction

*asked on October 29, 2012* -
## economics

In the following examples, state how you would use the principle of marginal analysis to make a decision. a. Deciding how many days to wait before doing your laundry b. deciding how much library research to do before writing your term paper c. Deciding how

*asked on June 1, 2012* -
## statistics

A professor knows that in her class 37% of the students have passed an Algebra course, 29% have passed an English course, and 21% have passed both courses. If one student is selected at random from this class, find the probability that: c) the student did

*asked on April 24, 2011* -
## Chemistry Cell notations

Enter the balanced chemical equation including states that describes the electrochemical cell that is represented by the cell notation as shown. Pt(s) l H2O(l) l O2(g) l H+(aq) ll H+(aq), Cr2O72-(aq), Cr3+(aq) l Pt(s)

*asked on December 2, 2010* -
## physics

1. How much acceleration does a 747 jumbo jet of mass 31600 kg experience in takeoff when the thrust for each of four engines is 30000 N? 2. Two boxes are seen to accelerate at the same rate when a force F is applied to the first and 5F is applied to

*asked on November 22, 2010* -
## chemistry

What about this question? Calculate the mass (g) of PbSO4 that will dissolve in 2000 mL of 0.0694 M K2SO4 solution. The equation represents the solubility process. PbSO4 (s) Pb2+ (aq) + SO42- (aq) Ksp = 1.7 x 10-8

*asked on October 16, 2010* -
## physics

Bertrand Russell wrote, "I think we must retain the belief that scientific knowledge is one of the glories of man. I will not maintain that knowledge can never do harm. I think such general propositions can almost always be refuted by well-chosen examples.

*asked on September 12, 2010* -
## algebra

Graph the line containing the given pair of points and find the slope (1,0) , (-5, -3) -3-0/-5-1 + -3/4 so the slope would be M=-3/4 but how do you graph -3/4? Am I looking at this correctly.

*asked on September 12, 2009* -
## MATH CHECK

COS[ARCSIN (SIN 3PI/4)] =COS[ARCSIN (SQRT2/2)] =COS [PI/4] = SQRT2/2

*asked on December 11, 2008* -
## Chemistry

I'm doing an Equivalent Weight and Normality experiment and I got very confused on the discussion questions.[ the unknown is titrated with the KMnO4] 1) In this experiment MnO4- is reduced to Mn2+ by the unknown. What is the equivalent weight of MnO4- for

*asked on April 6, 2008* -
## Calculus (Help)

Can you please help me with this problem? I asked earlier, but nobody was able to help me... I've been working on it for about an hour now. A widget factory has fixed costs of 35 billion dollars and variable costs of 781 million dollars per widget. The

*asked on February 21, 2007* -
## chemistry

I A QUESTION WHAT IS Mg+HCL->MgCL2 +H2 IS IT SYNTHESIS, SINGLE REPLACEMENT, DOUBLE REPLACEMENT OR DECOMPOSITION THX BYE Single replacement. Mg replaced the H.

*asked on December 5, 2006* -
## comprehensive income

Can I please have help with the following problem. Bee Spears Clothing Stores reported sales of $250,000 cost of goods sold of $150,000, operating expenses of $25,000, income tax expense rate of 30% in calendar year 2006, and an unrealized loss from

*asked on October 9, 2006* -
## Human Resources

You have just been hired as a human resource specialist and will be responsible for conducting background investigations. Which of the following is safest to assume? A. You will be posting background check results. B. You will be supervising new hires. C.

*asked on September 12, 2018* -
## math

1.A square has side lengths of 3 units. One of its vertices is at (5, -2). Which of the following are possible coordinates of another vertex? a)(9,-2) b)(8,-2) c)(5,5) d)(5,-1) idk can someone help i am confused

*asked on April 1, 2015* -
## college algebra

find functions f anf g so that fog equals H H(x)=ãx^2+17 please show work

*asked on November 30, 2012*