Popular questions and responses by francis
  1. Science

    A uniform have metre rule,pivoted at 20cm mark balances horizontally when a mass of 50g is suspended from 4cm mark calculate the mass of the metre rule.

    asked on March 3, 2017
  2. mechanics and fluids

    a block of mass 6 kg resting on a horizontal surface is connected by a cord passing over a light, frictionless pulley to a hanging block of mass 4 kg. the coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the horizontal surface is 0.5. after the block

    asked on September 8, 2014
  3. maths/permutation and combination

    Find the number of ways, the digits 0,1,2 and 3 can be permuted to give rise to a number greater than 2000. Please I need an explanatory workings!!!

    asked on May 21, 2014
  4. physics

    what is the minimum effort required to raise a load of 5kg in an ideal pulley system taking gravity to be 10m/s/s

    asked on October 21, 2016
  5. physics

    A pupil pushes a wheelbarrow carrying 30kg sand it accelerates from rest to 2m/s in the distance of 1m. If the friction is on the wheelbarrow is 0.5n find accelaration

    asked on January 22, 2019
  6. Math

    M varies directly as the square of N. If N increases by 10%, find the percentage change in M

    asked on May 6, 2018
  7. Physics

    You cool a 100g slug of red hot iron (745oC) by dropping it into an insulated cup of negligible mass containing 75.0g of water, at 20oC. Assuming no heat exchange with the surroundings (a) what is the final temperature of the iron? (b) what is the final

    asked on April 24, 2017
  8. Business

    Assume venture Healthcare sold bonds that have a ten year maturity,a 12 percent coupon rate with annual payment,and a $1000 par value.Suppose that two years after the bonds were issued ,the required interest rate fell to 7 percent .what would be the bond

    asked on December 7, 2015
  9. Chemistry

    A sample of iron weighing 15.0 g was heated with potassium chlorate (KClO3) in an evacuated container. The oxygen generated from the decomposition of KClO3 converted some of the Fe to Fe2O3. If the combined mass of Fe and Fe2O3 was 17.9g,calculate the mass

    asked on August 22, 2013
  10. maths(direction cosines of vectors)

    find the direction cosines of the vector joining the two points (4,2,2,) & (7,6,14) (this is new to me, used to think it was just one point not two.)

    asked on March 9, 2015
  11. competitiveness,strategy,and productivity-operatio

    As a consumer,what things do you consider in judging the quality of cookies you buy in a supermarket

    asked on February 22, 2011
  12. Physics

    1. A cylindrical disk of wood weighing 45.0N and having a diameter of 30.0 cm floats on a cylinder of oil of density 0.850 g/cm3. The cylinder of oil is 75.0 cm deep and has the same diameter of the wood. (a) What is the gauge pressure at the top of the

    asked on April 24, 2017
  13. math

    97 is the largest prime less than 100. What is the largest prime factor of 97! (97 factorial)? (Reminder: The number n! is the product of the integers from 1 to n. For example, 5!=5*4*3*2*1= 120.)

    asked on April 19, 2016
  14. physics(waves)

    A wave has a speed of 340m/s and a period of 0.28ms. what's the wavelength? so I worked this and I got 95.2m but the answer to d question says 0.095m. period(T) = 1/F (since F = 1/T) therefore, F = 1/0.28 = 3.5714 wavelength = velocity/frequency w =

    asked on February 23, 2015
  15. Physics

    A glass flask with a mass ok 3.00kg and volume of 1000 cm3 is completely filled with mercury and is at a temperature of 55.0oC. The flask is then lowered into an ice water bath. After thermal equilibrium is reached, (a) what percentage of the flask will be

    asked on April 24, 2017
  16. science

    A tower is 24 m high. A stone is projected upwards from the tower, at a velocitry of 24,5 m/s. Calculate how long it would take the stone to reach the ground at the roof of the tower.

    asked on November 1, 2015
  17. math

    tilissa was on the middle rung of a ladder.she went up 3 rungs,thendown 5 rungs and then up 7 rungs where she rested.later she climbed up the remaining 7 rungs on the many rungs did the ladder have?

    asked on January 27, 2013
  18. science

    The acceleration of a bus is given by ax (t) = at, where a = 1.2 m/s3.If the bus's velocity at time t = 1.0s is 5.0 m/s, what is its velocity at time t = 2.0 s?

    asked on August 2, 2019
  19. Math

    3.Josh has a huge marble collection. He counts 280 marbles that are red, and he estimates that this is about 10% of his collection. A.Write and solve a proportion to estimate the total number of marbles Josh has.

    asked on April 16, 2015
  20. math

    4.In Amy’s English class, 30% of the students play an instrument. She does not know how many in the whole school play an instrument, but there are 500 students in the school. A.Solve the proportion 30/100=n/500 to estimate the total number of students in

    asked on April 15, 2015

    At noon, Al is 6km north of point O traveling south at 10km/h. Also at noon, Barb is 2km east of point ) traveling east at 5km/h. A) express the distance "d" between Al and Barb as a function of time "t" hours after noon. B) Find the time at which the

    asked on October 29, 2013
  22. physics

    A toboggan slides down a hill and has a constant velocity. The angle of the hill is 6.50° with respect to the horizontal. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the surface of the hill and the toboggan?

    asked on June 30, 2013
  23. Physics

    A slingshot with k = 400. N/m is pulled back 0.0500 m to shoot a 0.100-kg stone. If the slingshot projects the stone straight up in the air, (a) what is the speed when the stone is first released, and (b) what is the maximum height to which the stone will

    asked on December 27, 2012
  24. social studies

    Why did Christianity develop as its own religion?

    asked on March 9, 2020
  25. Physics

    Calculate the specific heat capacity of substance x from the following data. A container made of the substance x has a mass of 3.6kg and contains 14kg of water. A 1.8kg-piece of the substance x initially at the temperature of 180°C is dropped into the

    asked on November 20, 2017
  26. physics

    A world-class sprinter can burst out of the blocks to essentially top speed (of about 14.9m/s) in the first 11.6m of the race. How long does it take her to finish the 200m race?

    asked on June 12, 2017
  27. Physics

    Standard Temperature and Pressure (STP) is defined as a temperature of 0.00oC and a pressure of 100kPa. If the molar mass M of nitrogen is 14.0 g/mol, find the density (kg/m3) of nitrogen gas (N2) at STP. Nitrous Oxide or laughing gas is composed of the

    asked on April 24, 2017
  28. Physics

    A cube of ice is taken from the freezer at -9.0°C and placed in a 71-g aluminum calorimeter filled with 261g of water at room temperature of 20.0°C. The final situation is observed to be all water at 13.4°C. What was the mass of the ice cube (in grams)?

    asked on April 4, 2017
  29. science

    Youre travelling down the road in a car with a total mass(including passengers) of 2.24 X 10^3 a)What is the change in kinetic energy of the car if you slow down from 80km/h to 70km/h(reducing your speed by 10km/h) B)what is the change in kinetic energy of

    asked on January 21, 2017
  30. math

    What is the greatest prime factor of 3105?

    asked on April 19, 2016
  31. Math

    Mia took a test with 60 multiple-choice questions. Her teacher told her she got 88% correct. A.Write and solve a proportion to figure out how many questions she got correct.

    asked on April 16, 2015
  32. Math

    1.A restaurant surveys 60 of its customers about their new menu. 48 of the customers that take the survey prefer the new menu. A.Which value is unknown in this problem: the part, percent, or whole? B.Write and solve the proportion to find the percent of

    asked on April 16, 2015
  33. Math

    3.Max says there were 6 students wearing shorts in his math class. He is not sure how many people were in the class, total, but he thinks about one third of them were wearing shorts. A. What percent is closest to 1/3 ? Explain. B.Write and solve a

    asked on April 15, 2015
  34. physics

    A solid of mass 1kg suspended by a string is completely immersed in water. If the tension in the string is 5N, calculate the upthrust on the solid. (take g = 9.78m/s)

    asked on July 31, 2014
  35. Maths (differentiation)

    Differentiate Y = 1/SinX^2

    asked on July 28, 2014
  36. gallegos

    "Robert can swim the first 50 meters of a race in 1 minute. Then he slows down by 12 seconds for each of the next 50 meters of a race. How long will it take Robert to swim a 400-meter race?

    asked on November 26, 2012
  37. Science

    C6H5NH2 + H2O C6H5NH3+ + OH- 1. Aniline, a weak base, reacts with water according to the rxn above. a. A sample of aniline is dissolved in water to produce 25.0 ml of a .10 M soln. The pH of soln is 8.82. What is Kb for this rxn? b. The soln in part b,

    asked on April 12, 2008
  38. maths

    in a class of 40 students,60% speak french and 50% speak english how many student speak both languages?

    asked on April 23, 2020
  39. social studies

    Which European nation controlled the Palestine Mandate from the end of World War I until the creation of modern Israel?

    asked on March 9, 2020
  40. Astronomy

    Which of the different telescopes designed for the following specific types of electromagnetic waves has to be at the highest altitude from the surface of the Earth to be useful? a. Near (to visible) infrared b. Radio c. Visible d. Far UV to X-ray

    asked on October 28, 2019
  41. Maths

    ABC is an isosceles triangle |BC|=10CM, A=55 degrees calculate AC

    asked on May 23, 2019
  42. Chemistry

    A sample of a curium isotope was roasted. It was determined that the product( curium oxide) contained 11,59% of oxygen.¿ What is the equivalent weight of the isotope in the oxide? ¿ What is the mass of the curium isotope? I have already gotten the answer

    asked on June 18, 2017
  43. physics

    An observer on Earth sees an alien vessel approach at a speed of 0.44c. The Enterprise comes to the rescue, overtaking the aliens while moving directly toward Earth at a speed of 0.89c relative to Earth. What is the speed of one vessel as seen by the

    asked on June 10, 2017
  44. algebra

    I am a 5 digit number, my tens digit is thee times the hundreds digit

    asked on June 5, 2017
  45. Physics!

    At a steam power plant, steam engines work in pairs, the output of heat from one being the approximate heat input of the second. The operating temperatures of the first are 520°C and 320°C, and of the second 310°C and 170°C. If the heat of combustion

    asked on May 23, 2017
  46. Physics

    A bar of gold and a bar of silver are used to conduct heat from one end maintained at 80.0oC and another end maintained at 30.0oC. If both bars have the same length L = 1.00m and the same cross sectional area A=100cm2 and are insulated from the outside,

    asked on April 24, 2017
  47. Physics

    A horizontal pipe is shown and has an area of 40.0 cm2 in wide areas and 10.0 cm2 in narrow areas. It is also connected to a U shaped tube filled with mercury. water is flowing through the pipe at a rate of 5.00 L/s. Find (a) the flow speeds at the wide

    asked on April 24, 2017
  48. Civic education

    Fundamental human right are said to be inalienable, discuss the limitations of human right

    asked on January 13, 2017
  49. Physics

    Boxes are moved on a conveyor belt from where they are filled to the packing station 11.3m away. The belt is initially stationary and must finish with zero speed. The most rapid transit is accomplished if the belt accelerates for half the distance, then

    asked on December 30, 2016
  50. English

    some have more than a hundred some have none

    asked on September 15, 2016
  51. physics

    A car A is 300m behind a car B and both are travelling in the same direction at 25m/s. Both cars begin at the same moment to accelerate at steady rate, but A has a greater acceleration and passes B in 20sec by which time B is doing 27•5m/s. Neglecting

    asked on April 27, 2016
  52. chemistry

    what is the percentage yield of c2h2 with 50g of cac2 reacts with water to yield 13.5g of c2h2

    asked on February 17, 2016
  53. Math

    I am a number. Go round the corners of the given figure 4 times. When you add my value with the number of corners you have crossed you get 46. Find my value.

    asked on February 17, 2016
  54. Math Analysis (Pre Calc)

    A pilot wants to fly 430 miles per hour at 45 degrees north of east, but there is a westerly wind blowing 20 miles per hour. What course correction does the pilot have to make to fly on his desired landing? I wasn't able to figure out any work for this

    asked on February 11, 2016
  55. applied chemistry

    Draw electron dot diagram for the following compound HCL,CO2,NH3,NH4CL,CH4 And H2O2

    asked on December 8, 2015
  56. MATH

    Nicole makes a keychain by using yellow, red and green beads. The number of red beads used is more than twice the number of yellow beads by 10, while the number of green beads used is more than one-third the number of yellow beads by 7. It is known that

    asked on November 7, 2015
  57. social studies

    how did the wright brothers change the world a short esssay

    asked on October 7, 2015
  58. information literacy

    4. Which of the following statements about human-power search engines is true? A. People code the search engine so that they'll populate lists of trending search terms and phrases. B. Links are selected by users. C. Users send in their search request and

    asked on August 27, 2015
  59. Electrical principles

    a. What current is flowing in a 2.0m length of wire in the Earth's field of 55μT if it experiences a force of 10mN? b. A 2 wire cable is suppling 100 A to a DC motor. Each wire has a 2 mm insulation layer and there is also a 2 mm separate insulation layer

    asked on August 14, 2015
  60. maths

    Show that r = 1/4 - 3Cos¦È is polar form of an ellipse and find its centre. pls can anyone could help with this.

    asked on May 11, 2015
  61. Math

    What is 21.21% rounded to two decimal places?

    asked on April 15, 2015
  62. maths

    What's the coefficient of x^2 in the expansion of (2 - 1/2x)^4 (I've no idea hw to go bout this & I would also like to know under which topic it falls)

    asked on March 2, 2015
  63. math

    The line x plus 7y=5 cuts the circle x^2 plus y^2=15 at the points P & Q. Find: a) P & Q. b) the midpoint of PQ. (I don't know why, but the plus sign does not show after I submit d question so dats y I wrote it in words)

    asked on March 2, 2015
  64. Maths

    The line x 7y=5 cuts the circle x^2 y^2=15 at the points P & Q. Find: a) P & Q. b) the midpoint of PQ.

    asked on March 2, 2015
  65. Calculus

    If Y = SecXTanX, find y" 4y' 4y. I can easily do the second part of the question if I could if only I could find d first and second derivative of SecXTanX, pls do help.

    asked on February 9, 2015
  66. Differentiation

    If Y = e^tanx, find dy/dx

    asked on February 9, 2015
  67. Calculus

    The volume of a solid

    asked on February 6, 2015
  68. calculus

    lim x->0 (Sin^3 3x - 3x^3)/(x^3) (x^4)

    asked on January 29, 2015
  69. Calculus

    Evaluate lim x->0 (Sin^3 3x - 3x^3/x^3 x^4) I got zero (0) to be my answer by imputing 0 in place of x but am not so sure if the answer should be 0, am thinking it should be like 1/0 or something like that.

    asked on January 28, 2015
  70. Calculus

    Find ¡Ò[dx/(x-2)(x+3)(x-4)] this is really confusing and I need help with it.

    asked on January 28, 2015
  71. Calculus

    differentiate tan-1(2x/1-x^2)

    asked on January 27, 2015
  72. vectors

    Show that a¡Á(b c) = (a¡Áb) (a¡Ác), given that a =(A B), b =(B C), c =(C A). WORKINGS ... given, a¡Á(b c) = (a¡Áb) (a¡Ác) :. imputing the values of a, b and c (A B)¡Á[(B C) (C A)] = [(A B)¡Á(B C)] [(A B)¡Á(C A)] solving for a¡Á(b c)

    asked on January 26, 2015
  73. Advanced Algebra

    If a pond can support up to 10, 000 fish, the rate of growth of the fish population is jointly proportional to the number of fish present and the difference between 10, 000 and the number of fish present. The rate of growth is 90 fish per week when 1, 000

    asked on November 15, 2014
  74. College Algebra

    How to solve this system? x + [(3x-y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 3 y - [(x+3y)/(x^2+y^2)] = 0

    asked on October 11, 2014
  75. physics

    Calculate the energy required to vapourise 50g of water Initially at 80¡ãC if the specific heat capacity of water is 4.2 J/g.k. (specific latent heat of vapourisation of water is 2260 J/g)

    asked on July 31, 2014
  76. maths

    2x^2 + 2y^2 - 8x + 5y + 10 = 0

    asked on July 30, 2014
  77. maths

    factorize completely X^2 + 2X^2 - 15X / 2X^2 - 18

    asked on July 18, 2014
  78. Maths (factor theorem)

    9x^2 6xy 4y^2 is a factor of 27x^3 - 8y^3, find the other factor.

    asked on July 18, 2014
  79. Maths

    (243/32)^-1/5 ¡Á 2^-2

    asked on July 18, 2014
  80. Maths

    if p:q=2/3:1/6 & q:r=3/4:1/2. find p:q:r

    asked on July 18, 2014
  81. Maths (Integration)

    Integrate(1+x/x^3)dx Don't know how to go bout this, if the numerator was a whole number it would ve been easier for me, Pls help me out.

    asked on May 21, 2014
  82. Maths

    find the equation of the perpendicular bisector of the line joining P(2, -4) to Q(-5,1) A. 8y-14x 13=0 B. 8y-14x-13=0 C. 8y 14x-13=0 D. 8y 14x 13=0 Please I need someone to help me with this, with an explanatory workings.

    asked on May 21, 2014
  83. Algebra - Functions

    1) Given that F(x) = -5+7x^2, find and simplify: 8F(x) = F(8x) = 2) Find the domain of the function: f(x) = -2x+12 q(v) = ^9sqrt(-3v+14) f(x) = [(x-5)/(sqrt(15-x))] B(y) = [7/(81-(1/y^2))]

    asked on February 26, 2014
  84. math

    A tractor tyre has a radius of 7cm and it made 1600 complete revolutions on a journey.How many metres did the tyre travel?

    asked on June 4, 2013
  85. science

    you are asked to make a 0.3M Calcium chloride solution in a flask that can hold 200ml.How would you do it.

    asked on February 16, 2013
  86. English HL

    An essay about("Be quiet,"the leader hissed."they, mustn't know we are here".

    asked on January 27, 2013
  87. Physics

    A slingshot with k = 400. N/m is pulled back 0.0500 m to shoot a 0.100-kg stone. If the slingshot projects the stone straight up in the air, (a) what is the speed when the stone is first released, and (b) what is the maximum height to which the stone will

    asked on December 27, 2012
  88. math

    I work 1 and 1/4 hour per day how many hours do I work per week and for five weeks

    asked on November 26, 2012
  89. gallegos

    "Robert can swim the first 50 meters of a race in 1 minute. Then he slows down by 12 seconds for each of the next 50 meters of a race. How long will it take Robert to swim a 400-meter race?

    asked on November 26, 2012
  90. Social Studies

    List the unique circumstances of the interwar period that may have led to ultranationalism.

    asked on October 22, 2012
  91. Social Studies

    Which underlying circumstances occurring during the interwar period of 1919 to 1939 may have influenced whether or not nationalist interest was nationalist or ultranationalist?

    asked on October 22, 2012
  92. Social Studies

    What national interests lead to ultranationalism?

    asked on October 22, 2012
  93. spanish

    1). What is a "cognate"? 2). Why is learning cognates the most efficient and rapid way to learn to read, speak, increase vocabularly and get high marks on tests in a foreign language? Bonus question: What is the relationship between "cognates" and

    asked on June 23, 2012
  94. trig

    If x and y are complementary angles and 5 tan x-12=0,calculate by using a diagram the value of 2sin(squared)x+cos y.

    asked on May 3, 2012
  95. Geography - Italy

    My teacher gave us a reprt to do a brochure on italy such as currenices, goverment, sports, restaurants, and so far I have about 2 good website (withuout wikipedia!!!).

    asked on March 1, 2012
  96. physics

    A stone tied to a strong is made tn resolue in a horizontal circle of radius 4m with angular speed of 2 radian,persecond with what tingential velocity will the stone move off the circle if the string cuts

    asked on October 18, 2011
  97. literacy

    what sentence can you put the words collector and arrangement in 1 sentence

    asked on September 21, 2011
  98. Health care

    How has the payment of health care providers evolved over time? What caused these changes?

    asked on May 26, 2011
  99. Math

    What are the following numbers rounded to the nearest thousandth: 0.00673, 63.4982, 4.8919, 5.9198.

    asked on April 26, 2011
  100. Political Science

    If America were to propose an amendment allowing children to be represented as voters through their guardian or parent do you think this is a good thing? For example, a parent of a young child will give two votes, one for themselves and then other on their

    asked on April 18, 2011


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