# melinda

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1. ## Chemistry

write isotpoic symbols of the form X-A (for example, C-13) for each of the following isotopes. **Do I add the number of protons and neutrons together to get the answer? The symbol is easy to figure out.** a) the iodine isotope with 74 neutrons B) the

2. ## Precalculus

Determine the exact value of cos 465 degrees a) √3 + √2/2 b) √2 + √3√2/4 c)√2 - √3√2/4 d)2+√2-√3√2/4

3. ## physics

A uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r. Determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the "full" circle. Because wire is uniform x (sub cm) = 0 mass=dm length=dl coordinates

4. ## Calculus

An object is dropped from the observation deck of the Skylon Tower in Niagara Falls, Ontario. The distance, in metres, from the deck at t seconds is given by d(t)=4.9t^2 a) the height of the observation deck is 146.9 m. How fast is the object moving when

5. ## geometry

Express the following as a function of a single angle sin 20 degree cos 30 degree + cos 20 degree sin 30 degree

6. ## Math

Determine the maximum and minimum number of turning points for the function h(x) = -2x^4 - 8x^3 + 5x -6. Maximum:3 Minimum:1 Is this a valid reason: A quartic polynomial function has a 3 Turning points. The turning point is always 1 less than the degree.

7. ## Math

You are baking chocolate chip cookies. One batch makes 4 dozen big cookies. The recipe calls for 3/4 cup brown sugar. How many cups of brown sugar would you need if you wanted to make 11 dozen cookies.

8. ## •teaching in early chldhood programs

Which of the following is a correct statement about exploratory play? A. In exploratory play, children assume primary responsibility. B. In exploratory play, who assumes responsibility depends on which learning center the activity is set up in. C. In

9. ## ◦teaching in early chldhood programs

Which of the following is an example of an appropriate activity-plan objective? A. The child puts the story characters in sequence on the flannel board. B. The child feels good about his or her participation in the activity. C. Children think about seeds

10. ## math

An open-topped box is made from a rectangular piece of cardboard, with dimensions of 24 cm by 30 cm, by cutting congruent squares from each corner and folding up the sides. Determine the dimensions of the squares to be cut to create a box with a volume of

11. ## chemistry

Na3PO4(aq) and AgNO3(aq). Write the ionic equation.

12. ## Chem

A sample of an unknown biochemical compound is found to have a percent composition of 55.03 percent carbon, 5.54 percent hydrogen, 32.10 percent nitrogen and the balance oxygen. What is the simplest formula for this compound ? How do I do this?

13. ## Calculus and vectors

A parallelogram is formed by R^3 by the vectors PA=(3,2,-3) and PB=(4,1,5). The point P=(0,2,3). a) what are the location of the vertices? b) what are the vectors representing the diagonals? c) what are the length of the diagonals?

14. ## Chemistry

At 20 C (approximately room temperature) the average velocity of N2 molecules in air is 1050 mph. What is the velocity of a molecule of N2? What is the kinetic energy of a N2 molecule with this velocity? What is the kinetic energy of a mole of N2? I know

16. ## physics

A uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r. Determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the "full" circle. Because wire is uniform x (sub cm) = 0 mass=dm length=dl coordinates

17. ## Math

in a rectangle the measures of the base and the altitude are in a ratio of 1:4. I f the rectangle is equal in area to a square with a perimeter of 60 feet, find the dimensions of the rectangle HELP PLEASE TYSM!!

18. ## teaching in early chldhood programs

Which of the following is an example of an appropriate activity-plan objective? A. The child puts the story characters in sequence on the flannel board. B. The child feels good about his or her participation in the activity. C. Children think about seeds

19. ## •teaching in early chldhood programs

When assessing the overall layout of a classroom, what two factors should be so clear that children's movement behavior will be directly influenced? A. The amount of child-accessible storage and the presence of children's art materials B. The location of

20. ## Physics

The figure shows three rotating, uniform disks that are coupled by belts. One belt runs around the rims of disks A and C. Another belt runs around a central hub on disk A and the rim of disk B. The belts move smoothly without slippage on the rims and hub.

21. ## Finance

Stephenson Real Estate Capitalization

22. ## staticstics

The average length of an adult blue whate is 30 meters with a standard deviation of 5.7 meters. If a sample of 31 whales is taken, what is the probability that their average lenght differs from the mean by more than 2.0 meters

24. ## Calculus-help~

A certain fast food restaurant wants to determine the increase in revenue per cheeseburger if sales are \$45,000. Let the function [p=(120000-x)/(30000)] represent the price of x cheeseburgers.

25. ## Precalculus

1. What two common identities are most useful for simplifying 2tanx/(sin^2x + cos^2x - tan^2x)? Two identities are: sin^2x + cos^2x = 1 and tan2x=2tanx/1-tan^2x

26. ## Math

Would someone verify these answers. 1. A person waves his hand back and forth, where their finger tips move past the starting position 4 cm in each direction. If he waves 20 times every 15s, what sine equation models the movement of the hand if the hand

27. ## Precalculus

Verify these answers 1.Which of the six trigonometric functions are positive in quadrant III? Answer: tangent and cotangent -------------------------------------- 2. What is the amplitude of the function y = pi/2 sin(6/3t - pi/6) + 14? Amplitude: pi/2

28. ## geometry

find the value of following sin(cos^-1 12/13) give your answer as a fraction

29. ## Precalculus

Can someone help me with this question? I got the transformation for horizontal shift and vertical shift, however, I don't know how to find the vertical/horizontal compression/stretch. 1. Describe the transformations that were applied to the parent

30. ## precalculus

Can someone verify if my answer is right? 1. Which function has a negative average rate of change on the interval 1

31. ## Alliedhealth

A woman is brought into an emergency room after a severe automobile accident. She’s unconscious and badly injured. Her husband arrives at the emergency room at the same time as she arrives in the ambulance. The doctor explains the wife’s condition to

32. ## Math (triangles)

Given b=48, A=36 degrees find the remaining parts of the right triangle. a= a)51 b)35 c)66 d)29 and c= a)35 b)26 c)82 d)59 This one I'm lost on! a = b tan A = 34.8 (round it off to 35) c = b/cos A = 59.3 (round it off to 59)

33. ## Physics

a uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r, determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the full circle

34. ## math

In a Garden one fourth of the plants are peppers of the pepper plants one-third are yellow peppers what fraction of the plants are yellow peppers

35. ## Basic Geometry

What does ' mean? ie. triangle abc is congruent to triangle a'b'c'

36. ## Algebra

If 6 is a root of the equation x^2-8x+k=0, find the value of k.

38. ## teaching in early chldhood programs

Which of the following is a common mistake new teachers make when setting up learning centers? A. Planning specific activities for blocks or dramatic play B. Introducing the centers to children so they know how to use them C. Allowing the children to

39. ## teaching in early chldhood programs

A teacher is concerned about monitoring the progress of individual children in the second-grade classroom. What would be the best advice to give the teacher? A. Give a test periodically to see if the children have achieved according to the standards set.

The figure shows three rotating, uniform disks that are coupled by belts. One belt runs around the rims of disks A and C. Another belt runs around a central hub on disk A and the rim of disk B. The belts move smoothly without slippage on the rims and hub.

41. ## What is a biology lab practical?

Is it a test on paper or can I look at notes and answer questions? Do I have to dissect something, have the TA ask me a question and answer instead of dissecting as a group? I've just been quizzing myself on parts of the animal in case we can't use notes,

42. ## science

a 60.0kg boy runs up the stairs of a football stadium to a height of 12m above the ground 15s.what are the work and power student has done

43. ## algebra 1 part 2

What are the minimum, first quartile, median, third quartile, and maximum of the data set? As cars passed a checkpoint, the following speeds were clocked and recorded. Speed (mph): 55 62 61 54 68 72 59 61 70

44. ## algebra

y = 5x, solve for x

45. ## Economics

How do I write a paper on "Why we trade with Brazil?"

46. ## staticstics

The average length of an adult blue whate is 30 meters with a standard deviation of 5.7 meters. If a sample of 31 whales is taken, what is the probability that their average lenght differs from the mean by more than 2.0 meters

47. ## algebra

5A=5-b 5A=3-b

48. ## Chemistry

This is a three part problem I need help in figuring out pleaseI n each of the questions below you are going to determine a different type of balanced equation for the same reaction. Make sure your equations have the lowest whole number coefficients

49. ## Chemistry

This is a three part problem I need help in figuring out pleaseI n each of the questions below you are going to determine a different type of balanced equation for the same reaction. Make sure your equations have the lowest whole number coefficients

50. ## Chemistry

Write the molecular equation for the combination of aqueous solutions of sodium chloride and silver nitrate. Enter your answer as the sum of all coefficients.

-214 / 2

(-36)/(-2) =

53. ## math

solve the problem 456 + 65.

54. ## math

subtract 345 from 678

55. ## math

At Thanksgiving dinner, Deborah ate a portion of turkey (673 calories;masch potatoes (408 calories);stuffing (519 calories); cranberry sauce (219 calories);beans (278 calories); and pumpkin pie (523 calories); approximately how many calories did she

56. ## math

randall opened a savings account on June 1st and made the following deposits: \$212.19, June 5th \$23.03, June 12 \$307.15, June 19th \$652.00 and June 30, \$78.75. Assuming he made no withdrawals, approximately how much did he have in the savings account at

57. ## math

round off 16,352 to the nearest tens

58. ## earth

how long will it take Uranium-238 for there to ne 25% of the original radioactive period to be left? i need this question answered ASAP!!!!!(:

59. ## Biology

how many properties of blood exists

60. ## Calculus and vectors

Do the vectors (2,0,1),(-2,0,0) and (2,3,0) lie on the same plane? Explain your reasoning.

61. ## Calculus

Vector C=5 and Vector D=8. The angle formed by C and D is 35 degrees, and the angle formed by A and C is 40 degrees. Determine |B|. Here is the image for triangle: imgur dot com/OZAwV please help, I have a test tomorrow~

62. ## Calculus

If a(0,-1,3)+b(1,1,1)-c(1,2,5)=(-2,3,-8), determine a,b,c Is this the correct answer: a= -4, b= -3, c= -1?

63. ## Calculus

If a(0,-1,3)+b(1,1,1)-c(1,2,5)=(-2,3,-8), determine a,b,c

64. ## Calculus & Vectors

Could someone explain this question to me? I attempted the question and here is why I chose the answer below. Thank you! -------------------------------------- 1. If A ⃗ is a vector representing 50 km/h northeast, what is 3/5 A ⃗? a) 30 km/h southwest

65. ## Calculus

Which of the following is the maximum value of the function f(x)=2sinxcosx? a) 0 b) 1 c) 2 d) No maximum value

66. ## Calculus-derivatives

Determine the derivative for y=tanxcosx a) y'=-sinxtanx + cosxsec^2x b) y'=-sinxtanx + cosxtanx c) y'=cosxsec^2x d) y'=sinx - cosxsec^2x

67. ## Calculus

Determine the slope of the tangent to the function f(x)=5xe^x at the point with x-coordinate x=2 a) -1/5 b) 10e^2 c) 15e^2 d) -5e^2

68. ## Calculus-concave up and down

Can someone explain this question to me? What intervals should I use to test whether or not the graph is concave up or down. Here is the URL for the graph. imgur dotcom/FdQCV

69. ## Calculus-derivatives

f(x) = (x-1)^(2/3)*(x+3) What are the critical numbers? the derivative would be =2/3(x-1)^(-1/3)(x+3) + (x-1)^2/3 What do I do next?

70. ## Calculus

Simplify difference quotients. 1/(1+h)-1/h I got 1-1-h/h but the answer is -1/(1+h)

71. ## Precalculus-Verify

log(base2)x-log(base2)6= log(base2)5+ 2log(base2)3 log(x/6)=3log15 (x/6)=15^3 6*(x/6)=15^3*6 x=15^3*6 =20,250 Answer is 270.... What did I do wrong...

72. ## Precalculus

What are the restrictions on the variable in the equation log(3x-5)-log(x-2)=log(x^2-5)? 5/3, 2, ???

73. ## Precalculus

What am I doing wrong? I keep getting 48 and its wrong... Solve 2log(x)-log(4)=3log(4) 2log(x)-log(4) log(x/4)=3log4 log(x/4)=log12 x=48

74. ## Precalculus

Given the parent function f(x)log(base10)x, state the equation of the function that results from a vertical stretch by a factor of 2/5, a horizontal stretch by a factor of 3/4, a reflection in the y-axis , a horizontal translation 2 units to the right, and

75. ## Precalculus

Given the parent function f(x)log(base10)x, state the equation of the function that results from a vertical stretch by a factor of 2/5, a horizontal stretch by a factor of 3/4, a reflection in the y-axis , a horizontal translation 2 units to the right, and

76. ## Precalculus

Verify these answers please. 1. Which of the following functions would f(x) = log(base 10)x horizontally 4 units to the left? a) f(x)=log(base10)(x-4) b) f(x)=4Log(base10)X c) f(x)=log(base10) x+4 Answer: C ------------------------------------ 2. State the

77. ## Precalculus

What two common identities are most useful for simplifying 2tanx/sin^2x + cos^2x - tan^2x? Two identities are: sin^2x + cos^2x = 1 and tan2x=2tanx/1-tan^2x

78. ## Precalculus

Explain how to do these please. 1. solve x=log(base2)*1/8 by rewriting in exponential form. 2. Solve log(3x+1)=5 3. Solve log(base x)8=-1/2

79. ## Trig

If a plane takes off on runway 31 (N 31o W) and flies 4 miles, then makes a right (90o) turn and flies 11 miles, what bearing will the traffic controller use to locate the plane?

80. ## Math

The number of library books in a school increased by 20% after it bought new books in may. The number increased by another 20% after a bookstore donated 300 books in June. Find the number of books in the library before it bought new books in May.

81. ## Math

Would someone like to help me with these questions? Steps appreciated~ 1. If the diameter of a monster truck tire is 3.5 m and it makes one rotation every 5 seconds, how far does the tire roll in 1 minute? -------------------------------------- 2. At t=0 a

82. ## Math

How does tanθ look like in a graph? What would it be their y values?

83. ## Math

How to setup this equation? Find the ratio of the surface area of a cylinder to the volume of the cylinder if the height remains at 10 cm. Simplify this ratio and let f(x) = the simplified ratio. Let r be the radius of the cylinder. a) Find the average

84. ## Precalculus

How do you setup the equation for this? Thanky ou! Find the ratio of the surface area of a cylinder to the volume of the cylinder if the height remains at 10 cm. Simplify this ratio and let f(x) = the simplified ratio. Let r be the radius of the cylinder.

85. ## Precalculus

Can someone help me with this question (It's a graph) imgur dot com/r16ba One of the answers would be: x= 2 not x=-2 (If you think its an unsafe website, type in google "Imgur," it'll show you that its a site to post images)

86. ## Precalculus

Can someone help me with this question (It's a graph) imgur dot com/r16ba One of the answers would be: x= 2 not x=-2

87. ## geometry

find the value of following sin(cos^-1 12/13) give your answer as a fraction

88. ## Math

I have no clue what to do on these questions. 1.Two resistors a and b are connected in parallel. The total resistance R in such a circuit is found by formula R= 1/a + 1/b. If R=5/6 ohms and b is one more ohm than a, find the number of ohms in a and b. 2.

89. ## Precalculus-helpp

Verify if my answers are correct. 1. The function y=x^3 has undergone the following sets of transformations. If y=x^3 passes through the points (1,1), (3,27) and (4,64), list the coordinates of these transformed points on each new curve. a) reflected in

90. ## Precalculus

Verify if my answers are correct. 1. The function y=x^3 has undergone the following sets of transformations. If y=x^3 passes through the points (1,1), (3,27) and (4,64), list the coordinates of these transformed points on each new curve. a) reflected in

91. ## Precalculus

Whats the value of a? =-= For the graph, determine the equation of the function in the form y=a(x-h)^2+k. Then describe the transformations that were applied to y=x^2 to obtain the graph. Here is the graph: imgur dot com/A7e5M The only thing I know is

92. ## precalculus

How do I find the vertical/horizontal compression/stretch? For the graph, determine the equation of the function in the form y=a(x-h)^2+k. Then describe the transformations that were applied to y=x^2 to obtain the graph. Here is the graph: imgur dot

93. ## precalculus

Determine the maximum and minimum number of turning points for the function h(x) = -2x^4 - 8x^3 + 5x -6. Maximum:3 Minimum:1 Is this a valid reason: A quartic polynomial function has a 3 Turning points. The turning point is always 1 less than the degree.

94. ## precalculus

Determine the x-intercepts of the polynomial function y=-6(x+7)^4 + 5. Round to two decimal places, if necessary. y=-6(x+7)^4 + 5 0=-6(x+7)^4 + 5 -5=6(x+7)^4 -5/6 =(x+7)^4 There are no x-intercepts??

95. ## Math

I need help with this question, it says to find the instantaneous rate at distance t = 6s with the given graph First of all, it is a linear line, do i need to find the equation of the graph? After finding the equation, i plug in 5.99 and 6.01? and solve ?

96. ## Math

Someone verify if this is correct, please! 1. Draw a distance versus time graph that corresponds to the walk described below. Adam starts 8 m away from the motion sensor and walks in a straight line toward the sensor at a constant rate of 0.5 m/s for 3 s.

97. ## precalculus

How do you do this question? 1. A speed versus time graph shows the segment from (3, 4) to (8,4). The units for the vertical axis are m/s. If the object whose speed was being graphed is 8 m away from the point from which measurements are made at t= 3s, how

98. ## algerbra2

find the eighth term of a sequence whose first three term are 13,6,-1

99. ## algebra

how do you do this problem? perform indicated operation write answer as a fraction, simplify. 1/11+ 5/6