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    In 2001, President George W. Bush signed the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2001 (EGTRRA). This bill called for large tax cuts just as the Economic Recovery Act of 1981 had and largely benefited the wealthiest Americans. President

    asked on May 4, 2012
  2. science

    two tall buildings are 200m apart .with what speed must a ball be thrown horizontally from the window 540 m above the ground in one building, so that it will enter a window 50m above the ground in the other?

    asked on July 1, 2012
  3. Chemistry

    Given a diprotic acid, H2A, with two ionization constants of Ka1=3.9E-2 and Ka2=5.9E-8. Calculate the pH and molar concentration of each protonated form for a 0.135 M solution of: (a) H2A (b) NaHA (c) Na2A

    asked on July 21, 2012
  4. physics

    just a couple more questions 1.) The power needed to accelerate a projectile from rest to is launch speed v in a time t is 43.0 W. How much power is needed to accelerate the same projectile from rest to launch speed of 2v in a time of 1/2t? 2.)A ball is

    asked on October 21, 2010
  5. Algebra Problem Solving

    Denise's cell phone plan is $29.95 per month plus $.10 per minute for each minute over 300 minutes of call time. Denise's cell phone bill is $99.95. For how many minutes was she billed? Answer is 700 but what is the algebraic equation?

    asked on January 29, 2013
  6. Calculus

    A balloon is rising vertically above a level, straight road at a constant rate of 1 foot/second. Just when the balloon is 65 feet above the ground, a bicycle passes under it going 17 feet/sec. How fast is the distance between the bicycle and balloon

    asked on October 25, 2011
  7. Phyics

    A 56 kg astronaut stands on a bathroom scale inside a rotating circular space station. The radius is 250 m and the bathroom scale reads 42 kg At what speed does the space station does the floor rotate

    asked on October 23, 2016
  8. math

    A ball is launched from a slingshot. Its height, h(x), can be represented by a quadratic function in terms of time, x, in seconds. After 1 second, the ball is 148 feet in the air, after 2 seconds the ball is 272 feet in the air. Find the height in feet of

    asked on February 16, 2016
  9. Math

    If Mrs. Jacobsen wants to buy the item with the unit price , what item should she order and how many of that item should she order?

    asked on December 11, 2016
  10. Chemistry

    Hi everyone, I have been trying to figure out this titration equation all day and for some reason I am stumped. Here is the question in full: Potassium hydrogen phthalate, KHP, can be obtained in high purity and is used to determine the concentrations of

    asked on November 29, 2012
  11. Chemistry

    Why does the equation Co(H2O)6 + 4Cl CoCl4 + 6H2O shift left when cooled?

    asked on May 1, 2013
  12. Chemistry

    H3C6H5O7(aq) + 3 NaHCO3(aq) ¨ Na3C6H5O7(aq) + 3 H2O(l) + 3 CO2(g) How do you go about calculating theoretical yield of carbon dioxide from 1.00g of sodium bicarbonate andthe percentage yield

    asked on February 28, 2012
  13. macroeconomics

    Assume that the government purchases decrease by 10 billion, with other factors held constant including the price level. Calculate the change in the level of real GDP demanded for each of the following values of the MPC. Then calculate the change if the

    asked on July 15, 2009
  14. chemistry

    1.)KMnO4+H2SO4+NaHSO3--> 2.)KMnO4+NaOH+NaHSO3--> 3.)KMnO4+NaHSO3----> Write the net ionic equations for the reactions

    asked on July 26, 2010
  15. Chemistry

    Given a diprotic acid, H2A, with two ionization constants of Ka1 = 3.9× 10–2 and Ka2 = 5.9× 10–8. Calculate the pH and molar concentrations of each protonated form for a: (a)0.135 M solution of H2A pH= [H2A]= [HA]= [A2-]= (b)0.135 M solution of NaHA

    asked on July 21, 2012
  16. Math

    How many lines of symmetry does a regular decagon have? 0 5 10 20 I believe the answer is 10. Thanks for the help :)

    asked on March 13, 2012
  17. chemistry

    A sample of chlorine gas is collected by water displacement at 23C. If the atmospheric pressure is 751 torr, what is the partial pressure due to the chlorine?

    asked on March 14, 2013
  18. Math

    An Equilateral Triangle Of Side 20cm Is Inscribed In A Circle.Calculate The Distance Of A Side Of The Triangle From the Centre Of The Circle.

    asked on April 25, 2016
  19. Statistics

    A COMMITTEE OF 5 PEOPLE IS TO BE FORMED FROM 15 PARENTS AND 10 teachers. Find the probability that the committee will consist of at least one parent.

    asked on July 11, 2014
  20. physics

    1.)The apparent weight of a passenger in an elevator is greater than his true weight? Why is that? 2.) The radius of larger circle is twice that of a small circle. Two identical stones are attached to cords that are being whirled on a table top at the same

    asked on October 20, 2010
  21. Calculus help~!

    Which is the standard form of the equation with p = 26, O= 3pi/4 ? SQRT2x – SQRT2y = 0 SQRT2x – SQRT2y + 52 = 0 SQRT2x + 52 = 0 SQRT2x + 52y = 0

    asked on May 8, 2012
  22. Math

    the half life of a radioactive substance is one day. You have 100 grams. how much of the substance would be left after a week?

    asked on July 30, 2015
  23. chemistry

    Q: I just did an online chemisty lab for Oxidation States of Manganese and I'm stuck. I have three test tubes that have been prepared as follows: Tube 1- Starting PH 13.82 2 mL of KMnO4 1 mL of NaOH Tube 2- Starting PH 7 2 mL of KMnO4 Tube 3- Starting PH 0

    asked on July 27, 2010
  24. geometry

    What is the ratio of the area of sector AOB to the area of sector COD? 1/3,1/4,1/9,3/8

    asked on March 25, 2016
  25. math

    If a single fair die is rolled, find the probability of a 4 given that the number rolled is odd.

    asked on November 25, 2010
  26. physics

    Two cars are traveling at the same constant speed v. Car A is moving along a straight section of the road, while B is rounding a circular turn. Which statement is true about the acceleration of the cars? a.) acceleration of both cars is zero b.) car A is

    asked on October 19, 2010
  27. Chemistry

    Find the molecular formula of a compound that is 48.38% carbon, 8.12% hydrogen, and 53.5% oxygen by mass and has a molecular weight of 328 g/mol.

    asked on April 23, 2012
  28. Math

    7. Find the mean, median, and mode of the data set. Explain which measure of central tendency best describes the data. pages of homework: 2 2 2 5 3 9 7 3 5 2 8. You are training for a marathon. On the first three days of training, you run for 2, 4, and 5

    asked on May 4, 2018
  29. Physics

    A sled which has a mass of 45kg is sitting on a horizontal surface. A force of 120 N is applied to a rope attached to the front of the sled such that the angle between the front of the sled and the horizontal is 35 degrees. As a result of the application

    asked on February 25, 2012
  30. geometry

    Three security cameras were mounted at the corners of a triangular parking lot. Camera 1 was 151 ft from camera 2, which was 122 ft from camera 3. Cameras 1 and 3 were 139 ft apart. Which camera had to cover the greatest angle?

    asked on January 4, 2013
  31. Physics

    A 25 kg box is dragged across a floor by a rope that makes an angle of 60 degrees with the horizontal. The tension in the rope is 100 N while the box is dragged 15 m. A) how much work is done by tension? B) how much work is done by gravity?

    asked on February 20, 2016
  32. geometry

    Two rectangles are similar. If the height of the first rectangle is 3 inches, and the height if the second rectangle is 9 inches, how much larger is the second rectangle's area?

    asked on July 23, 2014
  33. economics

    Two people enter a bus. Two adjacent cramped seats are free. Each person must decide whether to sit or stand. Sitting alone is more comfortable than sitting next to the other person, whihc is more comfortable than standing. a.) Suppose that each person

    asked on October 21, 2010
  34. Physics

    The pulley system shown in the figure is used to lift a 52-{\rm kg} crate. Note that one chain connects the upper pulley to the ceiling and a second chain connects the lower pulley to the crate. The crate is rising with an acceleration of 2.5 m/s^2.

    asked on March 10, 2012
  35. chemistry

    Reaction: Na2CO3 + 2 HCl -> 2 NaCl + CO2 + H2o How many grams of NaCl can be produced from the reaction of 1.35g of Na2CO3 with 125mL of 0.265 M HCl?

    asked on November 30, 2012

    Cant figure this out, I feel like the answer I keep getting is way too low. A voltaic cell is constructed that is based on the following reaction: Sn2+ (aq) +Pb(s) = Sn(s) + Pb2+ (a) If the concentration of Sn2+ in the cathode compartment is 1.00M and the

    asked on November 30, 2012

    Calculate the molar solubility of silver chloride (AgCl) in: a-deionized water and b-.20M NaCl solution Given Ksp=1.6*10^-10

    asked on April 25, 2013
  38. englsih

    in the poem the sloth by theodore roethke is there any personification, alliteration, imagery or onomatopoeia

    asked on March 13, 2012
  39. algebra

    lura has 4 yards of material.she is making clothes for her doll. each dress requires 1/6 yards of material. how many dresses will she be able to make?

    asked on February 27, 2013
  40. Chemistry

    Balance this equation: Cu + H+(aq) + NO3-(aq) -- Cu2+(aq) + NO2 + H2O

    asked on March 21, 2011
  41. algebra

    An object is thrown straight up into the air at an initial vertical velocity of 32 feet per second from an initial height of 128 feet and is represented by the vertical motion model, h(t) = -16t^2 + 32t + 128. How much time does it take for the object to

    asked on March 17, 2017
  42. math

    Classic Furniture purchases dining room sets with an invoice date of September 27, and terms of sale of 3/10, n/60. What is the net date? A) October 17 B) October 22 C) November 2 D) November 26

    asked on December 14, 2014
  43. algebra

    why is 0.57 considered a rational number?

    asked on September 2, 2015
  44. math

    TWO YEARS AGO, KIM INVESTED RMP AT HER ACCOUNT WHICH EARNS r% simple interest . after eighteen months , she noticed that the amount had become rm 10450 and today amount is rm 10600 . FIND THE VALUE OF p and r

    asked on December 20, 2016
  45. Chemistry

    A chemist reacted 0.05 moles of sodium with water to form 50cm3 of sodium hydroxide solution. Na + H2O -- NaOH + H2 (unbalanced) What mass of sodium was reacted?

    asked on April 7, 2016
  46. social studies

    Historians have used the terms "robber barons" and "captains of industry" to describe the powerful industrialists of the late 1800's. compare the two points of view reflected by these terms.

    asked on March 24, 2010
  47. maths

    Find an equation of the line that is perpendicular to the line whose equation is 2x – 5y = 3 and passes through (-2, 7). Last time i posted this, the answer was wrong

    asked on February 27, 2018
  48. Math

    Find the roots of (z-1)^4=16i

    asked on May 26, 2019
  49. Algebra 2

    Sidewalk of uniform width has area of 180 ft squared and is surrounded ny a flower bed that 11 ft wide and 13 ft long. Find the width of the sidewalk?

    asked on March 17, 2013
  50. 3rd grade Math

    Write afact family with the sum of 17. Explain how you picked the addends.

    asked on September 27, 2007
  51. pre-calculus

    Find cos(a+b). sin a = 3/5, a lies in Quadrant I, and cos b = 12/13, b lies in Quadrant I.

    asked on April 22, 2019
  52. Mathematics

    Solve the quadratic equation 3x²=27 Solve the quadratic equation 2x² - 4x + 1 = 0

    asked on April 30, 2018
  53. Physics

    An 8.74-kg block slides with an initial speed of 1.52 m/s down a ramp inclined at an angle of 27.0° with the horizontal. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the block and the ramp is 0.64. Use energy conservation to find the distance the block

    asked on November 11, 2010
  54. Physics

    You testify as an expert witness in a case involving an accident in which car A slid into the rear of car B, which was stopped at a red light along a road headed down a hill (Fig. 1). You find that the slope of the hill is Ɵ = 120 , that the cars were

    asked on October 3, 2015
  55. business

    A proportionate tax consumes a determinate apportionment of one’s monetary flow.

    asked on March 18, 2015
  56. chemistry

    Isotonic saline is a 0.9%(g/100ml) solution of salty water. You are asked to make up 2 Litres of isotonic saline. How much salt should you weigh out? Is this right? 0.9g/100ml * 2000ml = 18g of salt should be weighed out.

    asked on September 29, 2009
  57. physics

    A hunter wishes to cross a river that is 1.0 km wide and that flows with a speed of 4.9 km/h. The hunter uses a small powerboat that moves at a maximum speed of 9.6 km/h with respect to the water. What is the minimum time necessary for crossing?

    asked on September 28, 2014
  58. Calculus

    A particle is moving along the curve whose equation is (xy^3)/(1+y^2)= 8/5. Assume the x-coordinate is increasing at the rate of 6 units/second when the particle is at the point (1,2). At what rate is the y-coordinate of the point changing at that instant?

    asked on October 25, 2011
  59. physics

    rewriting this, since it was typed wrong. In reaching her destination, a backpacker walks with an average velocity of 1.34 m/s, due west. This average velocity results because she hikes for 6.44 km with an average velocity of 2.68 m/s, due west, turns

    asked on September 18, 2010
  60. spanish

    for spanish class my teacher asked me to find a translation of the poem Declaracion by Uva A. Clavijo...except i don't know were to find it so if anyone could help that would be great. you can go on spanish web sites Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework

    asked on January 21, 2007
  61. Statistics

    1. Do these data provide sufficient evidence for a real relationship in the population? Test at the .05 level, two tails. Use Pearson Correlation X Y 8 0 6 1 4 4 3 6 4 6 5 1 2. To test the effectiveness of a new studying strategy, a psychologist randomly

    asked on April 2, 2019
  62. Physics

    An autographed baseball rolls off of a 0.85 m high desk and strikes the floor 0.68 m away from the desk. How fast was it rolling on the desk before it fell off? The acceleration of gravity is 9.81 m/s2 . Answer in units of m/s

    asked on October 24, 2011
  63. Chemistry

    Organic hydrogenation reactions, in which H2 and an "unsaturated" organic compound combine, are used in the food, fuel, and polymer industries. In the simplest case, ethene (C2H4) and H2 form ethane (C2H6). If 124 kJ is given off per mole of C2H4 reacting,

    asked on October 19, 2010
  64. Physics

    Okay, I'm really confused in general. My question says: "A solid piece of clear transparent material has an index of refraction of 1.61. If you place it into a clear transparent solution and it seems to disappear, approximately what is the index of the

    asked on March 27, 2017
  65. Math

    Two-fifths of the instruments in the marching band are brass. One-eight of the brass instruments are tubas. What fraction of the band is tubas?

    asked on September 16, 2019
  66. chemistry

    Isotonic saline is often given to patients intravenously to replenish lost fluids. Isotonic saline is a 0.9g/100ml solution of salty water. You are asked to make up 2:1 of isotonic saline. How much salt should you weigh out?

    asked on September 21, 2009
  67. physics

    four forces 8N 6n 2n and 4n act on a point O in the directionsnorth east south and west respectively find the magnitude of their result and the direction of their resultant force

    asked on April 14, 2019
  68. social studies

    How are interest rates and wages similar? A. Both rise due to inflation. B. both are types of prices. C. Both relate to the cost of borrowing. D. Both are payment for work done. i feel like it is D or b? please help

    asked on September 7, 2016
  69. sociology

    There is a disparity between theory and direct observation. Because theories are based on observations, how are these theories first developed in the absence of direct observations?

    asked on March 14, 2013
  70. Calc

    A paper cup is to be designed in the shape of a right circular cone. It must have a capacity of 12 fluid ounces (1 fluid ounce = 1.80469 cubic inches) of soft drink but it must use a minimum amount of material in its construction. What should the

    asked on July 30, 2012
  71. math

    A piece of cardboard measure 12ft by 12ft. Corners are to be cut from it as shown by the broken lines, and the sides folded up to make a box with an open top. What size corners should be cut from the cardboard to make a boxx with the greatest possible

    asked on February 27, 2013
  72. math

    there Are four children in a family, the sum of the squares of the ages of the three youngest children equals the square of the age of the oldest child. How old are all the children.

    asked on August 28, 2012
  73. marketing

    what special advantages and potential problems did 3m have in introducing a new highlighter with flags product for college students in 2004

    asked on January 24, 2011
  74. physics

    Here were two tricky questions. Please provide steps. Answers are not necessary (since these are practice questions for an exam). 1.) The centrifuge is a device in which a small container of material is rotated at a high speed on a circular path. Such a

    asked on October 16, 2010
  75. chemistry

    Isotonic saline and is often given to patients intravenously to replenish lost fluids. Isotonic saline is a 0.9% 9G/100ml) solution of salty water. You are asked to make up 21 of isotonic saline. How much salt should you weigh out?

    asked on September 21, 2009
  76. physics

    a television antenna is on the roof of the building. from a pt. on the ground 36.0 feet from the building , the angle of elevation of the top and the bottom of the antenna are 51 degree celsiusand 42 degree celsuis respectively. how tall is antenna?

    asked on June 23, 2012
  77. Chemistry

    A 15mL sodium hydroxide solution of unknown concentration is titrated with 34.5 mL of 1.2M HCl solution. What was the concentration of the sodium hydroxide solution?

    asked on April 23, 2012
  78. computer science

    in mobile phone network how many times as strong would a signal be expected to be at 200 m from a base station, compare with at 600 m? is it 81 or 9 or 3 or 0.3 or 0.1 or 0.01

    asked on April 6, 2011
  79. math

    Write an explanation of the steps you use to convert a measurement in one unit to a measurement in another. 1) How many picometers are there in a kilometre?

    asked on October 12, 2009
  80. economics

    For anyone with experience working with game theories... 1.) Two animals are fighting over some prey. Each can be passive or aggressive. Each prefers to be aggressive if its opponent is passive, and passive if its opponent is aggressive; given its own

    asked on October 17, 2010
  81. Managerial Economics

    . Remox Corporation is a British firm that sells high-fashion sportswear in the United States. Congress is currently considering the imposition of a protective tariff on imported textiles. Remox is considering the possibility of moving 50 percent of its

    asked on April 18, 2010
  82. PreCalc

    Naturalists find that the populations of some kinds of predatory animals vary periodically. Assume that the population of foxes in a certain forest varies sinusoidally with time. Records started being kept when t = 0 years. A minimum number, 200 foxes,

    asked on December 7, 2009

    Use the distributive property to remove the parentheses in the following expression. Then simplify your result if possible. 10(P+5)

    asked on July 20, 2008
  84. Chemistry

    Use Ksp to find the concentration of an ion in a saturated solution. Consider a 2.50E-3 M solution of Al2(SO4)3. (a) What [OH^-] is required to initiate precipitation of Al^3+ from the solution? (b) What [OH^-] is required to lower the [Al^3+] to 2.00E-7 M

    asked on July 28, 2012
  85. Literature

    How do you think a Puritan writer such as Anne bradstreet might have responded to the ideas presented in a psalm of life

    asked on December 14, 2010
  86. physics

    Two identical cars are traveling at the same speed. One is heading due east and the other due north, as the drawing show. What is true regarding the kinetic energies and momenta of the cars?

    asked on October 23, 2010
  87. Math

    Felicia makes 1/2 gallon of fruit punch. She pour an equal amount into 8 glasses. What fraction of the fruit punch in each glass

    asked on March 8, 2017
  88. social studies

    How are interest rates and wages similar? A. Both rise due to inflation. B. both are types of prices. C. Both relate to the cost of borrowing. D. Both are payment for work done. i feel like it is D or b?

    asked on September 7, 2016
  89. PreCalculus

    A variable star is one whose brightness alternately increases and decreases. For the variable star Delta Cephei, the time between periods of maximum brightness varies by +/- 3.5 magnitude. (a)Find a function that models the brightness of Delta Cephei as a

    asked on December 13, 2009
  90. PreCalc

    h t t p : / / w w w . j i s k h a . c o m / d i s p l a y . c g i ? i d = 1 2 6 0 2 2 5 7 6 7 ok this is what i mean. For exmaple take this problem that I asked for help with before Naturalists find that the populations of some kinds of predatory animals

    asked on December 7, 2009
  91. chemistry

    Why is balanced chemical equation for H2O written 2H2+0>2H20 and not H20>H20?

    asked on September 21, 2009
  92. Chemistry

    You titrate a 10.0 mL sample of phosphoric acid with a 1.65 M solution of the base potassium hydroxide. It takes 7.55 mL to reach the endpoint of the titration. What is the molar concentration of the original solution of phosphoric acid? 3KOH + H3PO4 -->

    asked on April 13, 2013
  93. maths

    Write an equation of the line that is parallel to the equation 5x – 2y = 6, that passes through (4, -2).

    asked on February 24, 2018
  94. chemisty

    NaOH + HCl -> NaCl + H2O What is the molarity of a NaOH solution that required 31.6mL to neutralize 25.0mL of a 0.145 M HCl solution?

    asked on December 5, 2012
  95. Math

    Alice gen tom ben going to the movies. The total cost of their ticket is t and the large popcorn they share will be p. How do i write an algebraic expression for this

    asked on September 14, 2019
  96. Language

    What part of speech are the following words this, of, books, sighed, heavily, doctor,ask, you, address, auscultated, are, bruits, read, last, and, my, will follow up, yesterday, tomorrow, gift, call it, present, always, on

    asked on November 14, 2012
  97. child development

    agood technique to prevent children from talking to you while you,re observing is to.

    asked on October 17, 2012
  98. algebra

    How much of a solution that is 45% sulfuric acid needs to be mixed with a solution that is 90% sulfuric acid to produce 120 liters of a solution that is 60% sulfuric acid?

    asked on March 16, 2017
  99. english

    Define verb tense. Write a sentence that has a simple present tense verb. Rewrite it, changing the verb to simple past tense, simple future tense, each of the perfect tenses, and each of the progressive tenses.

    asked on November 25, 2015
  100. Chemistry

    How many grams of potassium nitrate (KNO3) are required to produce 536 g of potassium nitrite (KNO2) according to the equation below? *I've tried this question for so long and I get so many different answers in the end so please help.

    asked on April 20, 2015


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