# janice

Popular questions and responses by janice-
## Algebra

Farmer Ed has 9,000 meters of fencing, and wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If Farmer Ed does not fence the side along the river, what is the largest area that can be enclosed?

*asked on June 24, 2015* -
## Probability

A salesperson contacts eight potential customers per day. From past experience, we know that the probability of a potentail customer making a purchase is 0.10. a) What is the probability the salesperson will make at least two sales in a day? -Do you use

*asked on November 23, 2006* -
## Math

Farmer Brown planted corn and wheat on his 1200 acres of land. The cost of planting and harvesting corn is $275.00 per acre. The cost of planting and harvesting wheat is $125.00 per acre. If Farmer Brown's total cost was $244,500, how many acres of corn

*asked on July 19, 2015* -
## Algebra

what is the interest rate necessary for an investment to quadruple after 5 years of continuous compound interest? I keep getting r=11%

*asked on July 10, 2015* -
## Algebra

Under ideal conditions, a population of e. coli bacteria can double every 20 minutes. This behavior can be modeled by the exponential function: N(t)=N(lower case 0)(2^0.05t) If the initial number of e. coli bacteria is 5, how many bacteria will be present

*asked on July 5, 2015* -
## Algebra

A club currently has 300 members who pay $ 400 per month for membership dues. The club's board members want to increase monthly revenue by lowering the monthly dues in hopes of attracting new members. A market research study has shown that for each $ 1

*asked on June 24, 2015* -
## Probability

A department store has determined that 25% of all their sales are credit sales. A random sample of 75 sales is selected and the proportion of credit sales in the sample is computed. a) What is the probability that the same proportion will be greater than

*asked on November 23, 2006* -
## algebra

A rancher has 4 comma 7004,700 feet of fencing available to enclose a rectangular area bordering a river. He wants to separate his cows and horses by dividing the enclosure into two equal areas. If no fencing is required along the river, find the length

*asked on June 22, 2015* -
## Algebra

A golf ball is struck by a 60-degree golf club at an initial velocity of 84 feet per second. The height of the golf ball in feet is given by the quadratic function h(x)= 16 x^2/(42)^2+72.7/42x where x is the horizontal distance of the golf ball from the

*asked on June 25, 2015* -
## Algebra

The CarryItAll mini-van, a popular vehicle among soccer moms, obeys the demand equation ppequals=negative StartFraction 1 Over 40 EndFraction x plus 19 comma 000−140x+19,000. The cost of producing xx vans is given by the function Upper C left

*asked on June 22, 2015* -
## Engineering/Chemistry

Milk is flowing through a heat exchanger at a rate of 2000kg/h. he heat exchanger supplies 111,600kJ/h. The outlet temperature of the product is 95C. Determine the inlet temperature of the milk. The product specific heat is 3.9kJ/(kg*C)

*asked on January 31, 2012* -
## Statistics

A recent article in a computer magazine suggested that the mean time to fully learn a new software program is 40 hours. A sample of 100 first-time users of a new statistics program revealed the mean time to learn it was 39 hours with the standard deviation

*asked on February 10, 2010* -
## health

Which of the following is true in regard to limited data sets? A.Patients must authorize the use of limited data sets. B. Those who receive limited data sets can pass them on witout restrictions. C. Limited data sets cant include a patiemts city, state,

*asked on August 30, 2010* -
## algebra

You randomly choose one of the tiles and flip the coin. Find the probability of the compound event. Write your answer as a fraction or percent rounded to the nearest tenth.

*asked on May 2, 2019* -
## trig

A ship is headed due north at a constant 20 miles per hour. Because of the ocean current, the true course of the ship is 15°. If the currents are a constant 18 miles per hour, in what direction are the currents running? (Enter your answers as a

*asked on November 16, 2012* -
## Probability

Daily output of Marathon's Garyville, Lousiana, refinery is normally distributed with a mean of 232,000 barrels of crude oil per day with a standard deviation of 7,000 barrels. Find the probability of producing.. a. at least 232,000 barrels b. between

*asked on November 2, 2009* -
## math

How many 50 centimeter pieces of ribbon can Casey cut from a roll of 60 meters long?

*asked on March 18, 2015* -
## algebra

Write a formula to express the following sentence as an equation: The sale price us 25% off the original price. Use S for sale price and P for original price to express S as a function of P.

*asked on August 31, 2014* -
## math

If 3 different digits represent 3 different letters and each time a letter appears it represents the same digit how do i find the sum of the 3 digits represented? p is not zero. pm pm pm +pm ____ ap

*asked on January 20, 2010* -
## Probability 3

When confronted with an in-flight medical emergency, pilots and crew can consult staff physicians at MedAire, an emergency facility in Tempe, Arizona. If MedAire is called, there is a 4.8 percent chance that the flight will be diverted for an immediate

*asked on November 2, 2009* -
## Chemistry

how many psi are in an atm? 14.7 lbs/in2 = 1 atm. An easy way to have your conversions checked is to go to www.google.com and type in, for example, 1 atmosphere to pounds per square inch and hit the go button.

*asked on July 17, 2007* -
## Quantitative Statistic

The following information is available. H0 : μ ≥ 220 H1 : μ < 220 A sample of 64 observations is selected from a normal population. The sample mean is 215, and the population standard deviation is 15. Conduct the following test of hypothesis using the

*asked on April 12, 2017* -
## math problem solving

the digit 5 occurs two times in the population of fairbanks. what is the value of each 5? explain your answer fairbanks- 35,252

*asked on August 28, 2014* -
## trig

A 52-foot wire running from the top of a tent pole to the ground makes an angle of 57° with the ground. If the length of the tent pole is 44 feet, how far is it from the bottom of the tent pole to the point where the wire is fastened to the ground? (The

*asked on November 16, 2012* -
## english

what is correct barb-and i or barb and me

*asked on August 17, 2011* -
## 3rd grade math

Write fact families for the numbers in 30 and 31.how are the fact families different

*asked on January 10, 2017* -
## physics

A care package is released from a plane moving with a horizontal speed of 123 m/s. The plane flies at a constant height of 1013 m above the ground. a.) Find the speed of the care package just before it hits the ground. b.) Find the magnitude of the angle

*asked on October 2, 2015* -
## trig

Find all solutions to the following triangle. (Round your answers for angles A, B, A', and B' to the nearest minute. Round your answers for sides a and a' to the nearest whole number. If either triangle is not possible, enter NONE in each corresponding

*asked on November 16, 2012* -
## Physics

A jet plane lands with a velocity of 100 m/s and can accelerate at a maximum rate of -5.0 m/s2 as it come to rest. Can this plane land at an airport where the runway is 0.80 km long?

*asked on August 26, 2012* -
## algebra

solve the system of equations 2r+2s = 50 and 2r-s=17

*asked on January 20, 2011* -
## health

Which one of the following factors would be considered de-identified information' A. Patients name-Joe Black B.Patients policy number-12345678912 C. Social Security Number-555-121-2222 D. Patient condition-patient is improving

*asked on August 30, 2010* -
## Chemistry-help

Is it correct to say that sulphur dioxide gas will only turn moist blue litmus paper red but will not bleach it?

*asked on February 2, 2009* -
## Algebra

The price p and the quantity x sold of a small flat-screen television set obeys the demand equation below. a) How much should be charged for the television set if there are 80 television sets in stock? b) What quantity x will maximize

*asked on June 25, 2015* -
## algebra

A club currently has 300300 members who pay $ 400$400 per month for membership dues. The club's board members want to increase monthly revenue by lowering the monthly dues in hopes of attracting new members. A market research study has shown that for

*asked on June 22, 2015* -
## trig

A barge is pulled by two tugboats. The first tugboat is traveling at a speed of 16 knots with heading 135°, and the second tugboat is traveling at a speed of 15 knots with heading 195°. Find the resulting speed and direction of the barge. (Round your

*asked on November 16, 2012* -
## english

please write a paragraph to show you comprehend what analogies and idoms are. use at least one analogy and one idom in the paragraph

*asked on July 19, 2012* -
## Math

A juice concentrate containing 65% solids is added to a single-strength juice solution(containing 15% solid), in order to generate a final product which contains 45% solids. Calculate the amounts required for the concentrate and for the single strength

*asked on February 7, 2012* -
## English-cover letter

This is the first sentence of my cover letter. Should I use "for" or "at"? Or is there a better way to phrase this sentence? I am writing to express my interest in working for [Company name] or I am writing to express my interest in working at [Company

*asked on May 24, 2010* -
## Economice

What are the needs of a country with a particular economic concern, such as population, unemployment, etc? What is the relationship between the variable that you selected and the economy? What trends do you see in the data sets? Support your assertions of

*asked on October 9, 2008* -
## algebra

tell whether x and y show direct variation and explain reasoning

*asked on September 24, 2017* -
## Math

I have 6 hundred,4 tens, 5 ones and 7 tenths. What number am i

*asked on August 22, 2017* -
## Physics

A plane intends to north with a speed of 250 m/s relative to the ground through a high altitude cross wind of 50 m/s coming from the east. Determine the bearing that the plane should take( relative to due north), A) the planes speed with respect to the air

*asked on June 19, 2017* -
## Quantitative Statistic

Pennsylvania Refining Company is studying the relationship between the pump price of gasoline and the number of gallons sold. For a sample of 20 stations last Tuesday, the correlation was .78. At the .01 significance level, is the correlation in the

*asked on April 18, 2017* -
## Algebra

Form a third degree polynomial function with real coefficients such that 2+i and -5 are zeros. f(x)= ?

*asked on June 29, 2015* -
## Algebra

Jim wants to build a rectangular parking lot along a busy street but only has 1,900 feet of fencing available. If no fencing is required along the street, find the maximum area of the parking lot.

*asked on June 24, 2015* -
## word problem

A contractor, Mr. Parker charged his customer $100 for painting a rectangular ceiling of length 5.4m and width 3m. Another contractor, Mr. Lewis charged his customer $115 for painting a rectangular ceiling of length 5.7m and width 3.2m.The quality of work

*asked on May 7, 2015* -
## Calculus 2

∫ tan^2 (x) sec^4 (x) dx ∫ [tan^2 (t) + tan^4 (t)] dt ∫ [1-tan^2 (x)] / [sec^2 (x)] dx Trigonometric integral Please show steps so I can understand!

*asked on March 14, 2015* -
## psychology

In general, the approach to stress embraced by psychoneuroimmunologists focuses on

*asked on December 14, 2014* -
## statistics

Test consist of 10 multiple choice questions each having 4 possible answers one being correct. you guessed all 10 what is the probability of getting less than 30%

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## statistics

Miller (2008) examined the energy drink consumption of college undergraduates and found that males use energy drinks significantly more often than females. To further investigate this phenomenon, suppose a researcher selects a random sample of n=36 male

*asked on July 10, 2013* -
## Chemistry 12

When 1.00 g. of MgCO3 is added to 2.0 L of water, some, but not all, will dissolve to form a saturated solution. Calculate the mass of solid that remains undissolved.

*asked on April 4, 2013* -
## trig

Find all solutions to the following triangle. (Round your answers for angles A, C, A', and C' to the nearest minute. Round your answers for sides a and a' to two decimal places. If either triangle is not possible, enter NONE in each corresponding answer

*asked on November 16, 2012* -
## Physic

what happens to the force (magnitude and direction) on the wire when (i) the size of the current through the wire is increased ? (ii) A weaker magnet is used ? (iii) the size of the current the same but the direction of the current is reversed

*asked on June 4, 2011* -
## math

Suppose that 25% of all wise people are nice and half of all the nice people are wise. Suppose further that 25% of all the people are neither wise nor nice. What percent of all the people are both wise and nice?

*asked on March 16, 2011* -
## college algebra

estimate, to the nearest tenth, the difference between the average number of awakenings during the night between 25-year-old men and 25-year-old women if women woke up 1.5 times and men woke up 3 times a night.

*asked on September 15, 2010* -
## Philosophy

Were any of the Pre-Socratic philosophers successful in attempting to solve the problem of the One and the Many?

*asked on March 1, 2010* -
## Chemistry

NaHCO3 + HCl -> NaCl+H2O+CO2 What is the normality of a sodium bi carbonate solution containing 5.08g NaHCO3 in 150 ml solution?

*asked on November 12, 2009* -
## Probability 2

Between 11 P.M. and midnight on Thursday night, Mystery Pizza gets an average of 4.2 telephone orders per hour. Find the probability that, a. at least 30 minutes will elapse before the next telephone order b. less than 15 minutes will elapse c. between 15

*asked on November 2, 2009* -
## Economics

Suppose you have an industry with 20 firms and the concentration ratio is 20%. How would you describe this industry?

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

4NH3 + 7O2 = 4NO2 + 6H2O HHOW MANY MOLES OF AMMONIA WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRODUCE 10.0 MOLES OF WATER? The equation tells you 4 mols NH3 will produce 6 mols H2O. Can you set up a proportion to make that work? For example, 2 mols NH3 would produce 3 mols H2O

*asked on July 17, 2007* -
## physics

a) In raising a 4800 N piano with a pulley system, the workers note that for every 2 m of rope pulled down, the piano rises 0.3 m. Ideally, how much force is required to lift the piano? (b) If the workers actually pull with 2500 N of force to lift the

*asked on February 8, 2007* -
## Social Studies

Please check my answers :) 1.Which statement about ethnic groups in Southwest Asia is accurate? A. Arabs are the majority in every country in the region. B. Arabs are the largest ethnic group in the region.**** C. Kurds make up the largest ethnic group on

*asked on April 1, 2019* -
## Quantitative Statistic

The following information is available. H0 : μ ≥ 220 H1 : μ < 220 A sample of 64 observations is selected from a normal population. The sample mean is 215, and the population standard deviation is 15. Conduct the following test of hypothesis using the

*asked on April 12, 2017* -
## ALGEBRA I

You need to rent a moving truck for two days. Rider Moving Trucks charges $50 per day and $.50 per mile. UMove Trucks charges $45 per day and $0.75 per mile. Write an equation describing each situation. Graph them on the same xy axis. You only need

*asked on March 20, 2017* -
## math

sue has 19 feet of material. she plans on making scarves. if each scarf is to be 7 1/2 inches, how many can she make?

*asked on February 10, 2017* -
## Maths

In class 4A, 21 boys play cricket, 16 boys play football. 13 play both games. What is the smallest number of boys in that class

*asked on July 17, 2016* -
## math

359=sim 17 what number or sum would likely follow this numver

*asked on June 27, 2016* -
## Math

Point $G$ is the midpoint of median $\overline{XM}$ of $\triangle XYZ$. Point $H$ is the midpoint of $\overline{XY}$, and point $T$ is the intersection of $\overline{HM}$ and $\overline{YG}$. Find the area of $\triangle MTG$ if $[XYZ] =150$.

*asked on April 21, 2016* -
## Finance

Sandy is offered an annuity at 3.9% compounded monthly to save the $12000 she need over the next 6 yrs what would the monthly payments be

*asked on April 13, 2016* -
## Math

Jasmine invested $73,000 in a fixed rate account offering 7.2% interest rate compounded semiannually. How long will it take her to grow it to $100,000? 100,000=(73,000)(0.072)^2)t

*asked on April 9, 2016* -
## physics

Consider the line passing through the center of the cue ball as the x axis. At the point of collision with the solid ball on the table, a line passing through the centers of the cue ball and the solid ball form a 45° angle with the X axis. Assume no

*asked on February 13, 2016* -
## Math

To make evening schedule.... Need 12 employees on monday.. 13 on tues.. 14 on wed... 15 on thurs.. 17 on fri... 16 on sat... 14 on sun... They on can work 4.5 hrs a day ... How many employees needed for week?

*asked on December 28, 2015* -
## Finance

High Hills plc produce underwater turbines to generate energy and are considering introducing machinery that will reduce the labour hours required to produce a turbine from 5 hours to 2 hours for the remainder of the product life cycle of 3 years. The

*asked on December 15, 2015* -
## Chem

A gas has density of 1.977 g/dm3 at STP (a) what is its molecular mass? (b) what is its density at 77¢XC and 0.95 atm pressure? (c)If the gas is an oxide and has the formula XO2, what is the atomic mass of X

*asked on November 15, 2015* -
## physics

In the Atwood machine shown in Figure 5.14a, m1 = 2.00 kg and m2 = 8.00 kg. The masses of the pulley and string are negligible by comparison. The pulley turns without friction and the string does not stretch. The lighter object is released with a sharp

*asked on October 21, 2015* -
## physics

Suppose that a net force F gives an object with a mass of m an acceleration of 9.65 m/s/s. Suppose that the net force were increased by a factor of 4.7, and the mass were increased by a factor of 3.0. What would be the new acceleration (in m/s/s)? Please

*asked on October 14, 2015* -
## math

maggie has a 27 feet long ribbon what's the length of the ribbon in yards

*asked on September 11, 2015* -
## Math

I posted this under business the first time and got no answer so since its more mathematical here it is again: I can only put away $1,000 a year toward retirement. I am 22 and plan on retiring at 65 and earning 6%. How much will I have at retirement? Not

*asked on August 18, 2015* -
## Business

I can only put away $1,000 a year toward retirement. I am 22 and plan on retiring at 65 and earning 6%. How much will I have at retirement? Not positive the answer I got is correct..my answer is $464,215.00

*asked on August 18, 2015* -
## Math

I want to buy a house in 5 years. I need to have a down payment of $50,000. How much do I need to have today in order to have the down payment, if I can earn 5%? I have tried to figure this out and have arrived at 39200.00

*asked on July 8, 2015* -
## Business

I want to buy a house in 5 years. I need to have a down payment of $50,000. How much do I need to have today in order to have the down payment, if I can earn 5%? not sure how to go about this problem

*asked on July 8, 2015* -
## Business

I want to buy a car with cash in 4 years. I have $10,000.00 that I can invest today. I can get a bond earning 4%. How much will I have for the purchase? This is what I am thinking for an answer but not quite sure: N=4 years I=4% PV=10,000 for a total of

*asked on July 7, 2015* -
## Business

As a Christian, do you see tithing as a requirement? Should it be 10%?

*asked on June 29, 2015* -
## algebra

Jim wants to build a rectangular parking lot along a busy street but only has 1 comma 9001,900 feet of fencing available. If no fencing is required along the street, find the maximum area of the parking lot.

*asked on June 22, 2015* -
## algebra

Farmer Ed has 9 comma 0009,000 meters of fencing, and wants to enclose a rectangular plot that borders on a river. If Farmer Ed does not fence the side along the river, what is the largest area that can be enclosed?

*asked on June 22, 2015* -
## Chemistry

Suppose you are assigned to prepare a buffer of 0.10M HNO2 (Ka=1.7 x 10^-4) and 0.10M NaNO2 by mixing equal volumes of both solutions. What is the pH of the resultant solution? How would I first start this question? I have no clue what the steps are to be

*asked on April 15, 2015* -
## Calculus 2 Trigonometric Substitution

I'm working this problem: ∫ [1-tan^2 (x)] / [sec^2 (x)] dx ∫(1/secx)-[(sin^2x/cos^2x)/(1/cosx) ∫cosx-sinx(sinx/cosx) ∫cosx-∫sin^2(x)/cosx sinx-∫(1-cos^2(x))/cosx sinx-∫(1/cosx)-cosx sinx-∫secx-∫cosx sinx-sinx-∫secx =-ln |secxtanx|+C Can

*asked on March 15, 2015* -
## Calc

∫ (2x+1)/(x+1) dx Please show steps if you work it. I think it's a partial fraction and worked with decomposition. Not sure though.

*asked on March 14, 2015* -
## Math

The table shows the actual retail market share of passenger cards from Ford Motor Company as a percentage of the U.S. market. Year Market Share 1975 23.6% 1980 17.2% 1985 18.8% 1990 20.0% 1995 20.7% A mathematical model for this date is given by f(x) =

*asked on February 10, 2015* -
## ps316

There 112 seats there 7 seats in each row and 70 people are seated how many rows are empty

*asked on November 30, 2014* -
## physics

What physics is involved for a passenger feeling pushed backward into the seat of an airplane when it accelerates along the runway during takeoff?

*asked on September 16, 2014* -
## Biology

Suppose that a repressor regulated the expression of the galA gene. Which of the parenthesis would be correct? (((supposing hypothetical bacterium gene: "galA" – encodes an enzyme that is required for cells to digest the sugar galactose/and/ "argB" –

*asked on August 9, 2014* -
## English

The astronauts who were selected for this mission had to be in superb physical condition. Is sentence a essential or nonessential?

*asked on April 30, 2014* -
## Finite Math

: Four cards are drawn without replacement from a well shuffled standard deck of cards. Let X be the number of aces drawn. 12. What are the possible values of the random variable X? Write them in increasing order as a set using roster (or list) notation.

*asked on December 14, 2013* -
## Journalism

Please im begging you were going to submit the last articles tomorrow, help me make a feature article ... the topic is about unity for what happened in the philippines, the super typhoon yolanda please pleasple please

*asked on December 12, 2013* -
## statistics

Playing game of chance and pay 300 by rolling a fair die one time if you rome a 2 and receive $1300 if you roll a 4 or six you receive $900 if you ore a 3 5 or 9 receive nothing. find expected value for this game. based on value is it a good game to play?

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## statistics

participant on tv show picke from lage # applicants with equal number of men and woman .amongst the last 9 participant 7 have been women . if they are picked randomly what is the probability of geting 7 more women when 9 people are picked

*asked on July 13, 2013* -
## statistic of behavioral science

for each of the following, identify the exam score that should lead to the better grade. In each case, explain your answer. A score of x=56, on an exam with the mean =50 and the standard deviation of 4; or a score of x=60 on an exam with the mean=50 and

*asked on June 22, 2013* -
## math

how do you do the steps for this problem find two exact values for sin(cos^-1 sqrt5/6)

*asked on February 4, 2013* -
## Math

3a+4b=-25 2a-3b=6

*asked on February 4, 2013*