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  1. physics

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 22, 2012
  2. physics

    A long hollow non-conducting cylinder of radius 0.060 m and length 0.70 m carries a uniform charge per unit area of 4.0 C/m^2 on its surface. Beginning from rest, an externally applied torque causes the cylinder to rotate at constant acceleration of 40

    asked on May 20, 2012
  3. physics-kinetic theory

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 25, 2012
  4. physics

    1.A 500.0 g mass is placed on a 20.0 cm cube of gelatin. The 500.0 g mass (a 5.00 cm diameter disk) depresses the gelatin 0.243 mm. What is Young's modulus for this gelatin? ____________N/m^2 Later, a 2.00 kg mass disk (5.00 cm in diameter) is placed on

    asked on December 4, 2011
  5. physics

    A portable steel tank with a volume 35 liters (0.035m³) holds helium gas used for filling party balloons. The pressure in the tank is 120atm when at room temperature of 22 °C. How many moles of helium gas are in the tank? Each balloon has a volume of

    asked on January 4, 2012
  6. physics

    A manufacturer wishes to produce crude benzene models for the chemistry department. The manufacturer plans to do this by punching regular hexagons out of steel. If the steel plate is 0.500 cm thick, What is the minimum shearing force needed to punch

    asked on December 6, 2011
  7. physics

    1.A 500.0 g mass is placed on a 20.0 cm cube of gelatin. The 500.0 g mass (a 5.00 cm diameter disk) depresses the gelatin 0.243 mm. What is Young's modulus for this gelatin? ____________N/m^2 Later, a 2.00 kg mass disk (5.00 cm in diameter) is placed on

    asked on December 5, 2011
  8. physics

    Two identical planets, each of mass M, have their centers a distance D apart. Halfway between them, at gravitational equilibrium, lies a satellite of mass m. The satellite is then displaced a small distance and released, after which it undergoes SHM. a) In

    asked on March 12, 2012
  9. Statistics-Probability

    Data collected on volcanic eruptions give a mean time between eruptions of 29 months. Assume these eruptions occur as a Poisson process in time, find the: (a) Expected number of eruptions during the five-year period beginning from the time you have read

    asked on January 24, 2012
  10. Math-Probability

    Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression

    asked on January 24, 2012
  11. Math-Probability

    Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression

    asked on January 22, 2012
  12. physics

    An aluminum cup is filled to the brim with precisely 0.400 liters of mercury at a temperature of 20 °C. The cup and mercury are then allowed to warm up to a temperature of 50 °C Calculate the change in volume of the cup and the change in volume of the

    asked on January 4, 2012
  13. physics

    A chandelier of mass 250 kg is hung vertically from a ceiling using a 1.25 m long brass rod of square cross-section of sides 0.4 cm each. How much will the rod stretch when the chandelier is hung? By what factor is the minimum breaking load greater than

    asked on December 27, 2011
  14. physics

    A steel beam (with linear mass density of 6.88 kg/m) has a total length of 10.0m and is suspended by two cables such that the beam hangs horizontally. Cable A is attached 1.00 m from the left end of the beam and cable B is attached 3.00 m from the right

    asked on November 12, 2011
  15. physics

    A rocket flies upward with a velocity of 1050 km/h and at an angle of 30 degrees to the vertical. If the rocket runs out of fuel determine: (i) The maximum additional altitude, h. (ii) The corresponding time. (iii) The horizontal distance at this time The

    asked on July 9, 2011
  16. Geometry

    What is the area of a circle with a diameter of pi/3. (Preferably in terms of pi).

    asked on October 4, 2019
  17. Geography

    Cause of military overthrow of Nigeria's government in 1980's. I think that it could be that there was pressure on the military because people wanted democratic elections? And the military general didn't want that? The textbook didn't go into details so it

    asked on April 20, 2016
  18. computer science

    Python 3 For this option, you will first ask "how many rows?", and get a positive integer from them. Next, you will ask "how many columns?", and get another positive integer from them. The next step is to ask for an alignment of each column. They will

    asked on October 29, 2012
  19. physics

    A body of mass 5.0kg slides from rest down a plane inclined at 30degrees to the horizontal. After sliding 12m down the plane it is found to have a speed of 10m/s. a) How much work has been done in overcoming friction along the plane? b) Calculate the

    asked on June 13, 2012
  20. physics

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 27, 2012
  21. chemistry/physics

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 24, 2012
  22. physics

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 24, 2012
  23. chemistry

    A glass bulb with radius 15 cm is filled with water vapor at a temperature of 500 K. On the exterior of the bulb a spot with area 2.0 mm^2 is placed in contact with liquid nitrogen. This causes the temperature of the spot to drop well below 0◦C. When the

    asked on May 24, 2012
  24. physics-entropy

    A collection of 800 indistiguishable coins lie on a table, 720 are heads up and the rest are tails up. The table is violently shook causing many of the coins to flip. Afterward 370 are heads up and the rest are tails up. Compute the quantity Delta lnW for

    asked on May 21, 2012
  25. physics

    An ideal gas with r(Gama) = 1.5 occupies a volume of 2.0 L. The gas expands isothermally to a volume of 3.0 L. Alternatively, the gas reaches the same final state by first adiabatically expanding to the final volume then heating isochorically to the final

    asked on May 18, 2012
  26. physics

    An ideal gas with r(Gama) = 1.5 occupies a volume of 2.0 L. The gas expands isothermally to a volume of 3.0 L. Alternatively, the gas reaches the same final state by first adiabatically expanding to the final volume then heating isochorically to the final

    asked on May 17, 2012
  27. physics

    An ideal gas with r(Gama) = 1.5 occupies a volume of 2.0 L. The gas expands isothermally to a volume of 3.0 L. Alternatively, the gas reaches the same final state by first adiabatically expanding to the final volume then heating isochorically to the final

    asked on May 16, 2012
  28. physics

    A large container is separated into two halves by a 2.0 cm thick glass divider. The area of the divider is 0.25 m^2 and the thermal conductivity of glass is 0.90W/m•K. Each side is filled with 30 kg of water, specific heat 4180 J/kg•K, at different

    asked on May 16, 2012
  29. physics

    A large container is separated into two halves by a 2.0 cm thick glass divider. The area of the divider is 0.25 m^2 and the thermal conductivity of glass is 0.90W/m•K. Each side is filled with 30 kg of water, specific heat 4180 J/kg•K, at different

    asked on May 15, 2012
  30. physics

    A large container is separated into two halves by a 2.0 cm thick glass divider. The area of the divider is 0.25 m^2 and the thermal conductivity of glass is 0.90W/m•K. Each side is filled with 30 kg of water, specific heat 4180 J/kg•K, at different

    asked on May 15, 2012
  31. physics

    A transparent hemisphere of refractive index 1.5 and radius of curvature 20 cm is placed flat side down on a piece of paper with a 4.0 mm tall letter G written on it such that G is in the center.What is the size of G when viewed directly from above

    asked on April 27, 2012
  32. physics

    A transparent hemisphere of refractive index 1.5 and radius of curvature 20 cm is placed flat side down on a piece of paper with a 4.0 mm tall letter G written on it such that G is in the center.What is the size of G when viewed directly from above

    asked on April 27, 2012
  33. physics

    A transparent hemisphere of refractive index 1.5 and radius of curvature 20 cm is placed flat side down on a piece of paper with a 4.0 mm tall letter G written on it such that G is in the center.What is the size of G when viewed directly from above

    asked on April 26, 2012
  34. physics

    A transparent hemisphere of refractive index 1.5 and radius of curvature 20 cm is placed flat side down on a piece of paper with a 4.0 mm tall letter G written on it such that G is in the center.What is the size of G when viewed directly from above

    asked on April 26, 2012
  35. physics

    A transparent hemisphere of refractive index 1.5 and radius of curvature 20 cm is placed flat side down on a piece of paper with a 4.0 mm tall letter G written on it such that G is in the center.What is the size of G when viewed directly from above?

    asked on April 26, 2012
  36. physics

    A cylinder with height 5.0 m is made by mixing materials with different indexes of refraction. The mixture is prepared such that the index of refraction is 1.0 on one end, 2.6 on the other end and varies linearly in between. How long does it take light to

    asked on April 19, 2012
  37. physics

    The temperature in a room is kept at a constant 20 °C but the humidity is only 20%. If the room has a volume of 30m³, and the room’s door and windows closed, how many kilograms of water must be put into the vaporizer to increase the humidity from 20%

    asked on February 27, 2012
  38. physics

    A 90 cm length of steel wire with a diameter of 0.5 mm is stretched between the inside walls of an oven the wire is just taut with no tension when the temperature in the oven is 250 °C. What is the the tension force in the wire when the oven cools to a

    asked on February 25, 2012
  39. physics

    The temperature in a room is kept at a constant 20 °C but the humidity is only 20%. If the room has a volume of 30m³, and the room’s door and windows closed, how many kilograms of water must be put into the vaporizer to increase the humidity from 20%

    asked on February 25, 2012
  40. physics

    The temperature in a room is kept at a constant 20 °C but the humidity is only 20%. If the room has a volume of 30m³, and the room’s door and windows closed, how many kilograms of water must be put into the vaporizer to increase the humidity from 20%

    asked on February 24, 2012
  41. physics

    A 90 cm length of steel wire with a diameter of 0.5 mm is stretched between the inside walls of an oven the wire is just taut with no tension when the temperature in the oven is 250 °C. What is the the tension force in the wire when the oven cools to a

    asked on February 24, 2012
  42. physics

    A 90 cm length of steel wire with a diameter of 0.5 mm is stretched between the inside walls of an oven the wire is just taut with no tension when the temperature in the oven is 250 °C. What is the the tension force in the wire when the oven cools to a

    asked on February 23, 2012
  43. Statistics-Probability

    Consider a binomial random variable X with parameters(4,1/2). Find the conditional probability mass function of X given that X is odd

    asked on January 25, 2012
  44. Statistics-Probability

    Data collected on volcanic eruptions give a mean time between eruptions of 29 months. Assume these eruptions occur as a Poisson process in time, find the: (a) Expected number of eruptions during the five-year period beginning from the time you have read

    asked on January 22, 2012
  45. Math-Probability

    Consider a collection of biased coins, each showing Heads with probability and Tails with probability , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the

    asked on January 22, 2012
  46. Math-Probability

    Data collected on volcanic eruptions give a mean time between eruptions of 29 months. Assume these eruptions occur as a Poisson process in time, find the: (a) Expected number of eruptions during the five-year period beginning from the time you have read

    asked on January 22, 2012
  47. physics

    A 3.12 kg bowling ball traveling at 15.3 m/s to the right collides with a 2.15 kg bocce ball traveling at 7.52 m/s to the right. The final velocity of the bowling ball is 2.33 m/s to the left. Determine the final velocity of the bocce ball. What is the

    asked on January 22, 2012
  48. Statistics

    Data collected on volcanic eruptions give a mean time between eruptions of 29 months. Assume these eruptions occur as a Poisson process in time, find the: (a) Expected number of eruptions during the five-year period beginning from the time you have read

    asked on January 21, 2012
  49. physics

    Two fighter jets are flying towards each other. Jet A, with a mass of 15000 Kg, is traveling to the right with a speed of 255 m/s, whereas Jet B, with a mass of 34000 kg, is traveling to the left at 145 m/s. If the collision is perfectly inelastic,

    asked on January 21, 2012
  50. chemistry

    A strip of aluminium of mass 40.7g is dropped into a beaker of dilute hydrochloric acid. Calculate the work done (in J) on the surrounding atmosphere (1atm pressure, 26.1oC ) by the evolution of hydrogen in the subsequent reaction. State any assumptions

    asked on January 11, 2012
  51. chemistry

    A sample of argon of mass 10.4 g occupies 2100 ml at 30 oC . (i) Calculate the work done by the gas when it expands isothermally against a constant external pressure of 31.1kPa until its volume has increased by 483.1ml. (ii) Calculate the work done by the

    asked on January 11, 2012
  52. physics

    A 0.5 Kg mass is supported by a spring . The system is set in vibration at its natural frequency of 4 Hz with an amplitude of 5 Cm.Find the spring constant .

    asked on January 10, 2012
  53. physics

    A 0.5 Kg mass is supported by a SPRING . The system is set in vibration at its natural frequency of “ 4 Hz “ with an amplitude of “ 5 Cm “ . Find the spring constant .

    asked on January 9, 2012
  54. physics

    An aluminum cup is filled to the brim with precisely 0.400 liters of mercury at a temperature of 20 °C. The cup and mercury are then allowed to warm up to a temperature of 50 °C Calculate the change in volume of the cup and the change in volume of the

    asked on January 4, 2012
  55. physics

    The temperature in a room is kept at a constant 20 °C but the humidity is only 20%. If the room has a volume of 30m³, and the room’s door and windows closed, how many kilograms of water must be put into the vaporizer to increase the humidity from 20%

    asked on January 3, 2012
  56. physics

    A brick wall with a thermal emissivity of 0.8 is heated by the sun all day and is at a temperature of 25 °C in early evening. A pedestrian walking past the wall feels its warmth radiating in to the cool evening air. The wall has surface area of 5m^2. What

    asked on January 3, 2012
  57. physics

    A large, cylindrically-shaped weight is suspended from a long spring found hanging from a rafter. The weight is slender metal cylinder about two meters long that is suspended with its flat bottom about half meter above the level concrete floor. When a 1 kg

    asked on December 27, 2011
  58. physics

    A chandelier of mass 250 kg is hung vertically from a ceiling using a 1.25 m long brass rod of square cross-section of sides 0.4 cm each. How much will the rod stretch when the chandelier is hung? By what factor is the minimum breaking load greater than

    asked on December 26, 2011
  59. physics

    A guitar string 75.0cm in length is strung to play the note C at a frequency of 880Hz as it 3rd harmonic. a.) what is the length of the transverse wave on the guitar string? b) what is the speed of this transverse wave along the guitar string? c.) what is

    asked on December 26, 2011
  60. physics

    A ladder of length 5m has mass of 25 Kg. the ladder is leaned against a frictionless vertical wall at an angle of 10 degrees with the vertical. A repairman with a mass of 82Kg needs to stand on an upper rung of the ladder that is 1 m from the end. What is

    asked on December 26, 2011
  61. physics

    A lead brick with volume of 7*10^-4m^3 is floating in bath of liquid mercury. a) What fraction of the lead brick’s volume is above the surface of mercury? A student uses a stick to push the lead brick below the mercury surface so that it is completely

    asked on December 26, 2011
  62. physics

    A 5kg mass is sliding at a speed of 7 m/s on horizontal sheet of frictionless ice when it smacks in to a wall of the ice rink. There are bumpers made of elastic springs placed along the wall for protection. The mass hits the bumper, compressing it by 5cm

    asked on December 26, 2011
  63. physics

    A ladder of length 5m has mass of 25 Kg. the ladder is leaned against a frictionless vertical wall at an angle of 10 degrees with the vertical. A repairman with a mass of 82Kg needs to stand on an upper rung of the ladder that is 1m from the end. What is

    asked on December 12, 2011
  64. physics

    A ladder of length 5m has mass of 25 Kg. the ladder is leaned against a frictionless vertical wall at an angle of 100 with the vertical. A repairman with a mass of 82Kg needs to stand on an upper rung of the ladder that is 1m from the end. What is the

    asked on December 12, 2011
  65. physics

    A lead brick with volume of 7*10^-4m^3 is floating in bath of liquid mercury. What fraction of the lead brick’s volume is above the surface of mercury? A student uses a stick to push the lead brick below the mercury surface so that it is completely

    asked on December 12, 2011
  66. physics

    1.A 500.0 g mass is placed on a 20.0 cm cube of gelatin. The 500.0 g mass (a 5.00 cm diameter disk) depresses the gelatin 0.243 mm. What is Young's modulus for this gelatin? ____________N/m^2 Later, a 2.00 kg mass disk (5.00 cm in diameter) is placed on

    asked on December 5, 2011
  67. physics

    A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential

    asked on November 15, 2011
  68. physics

    A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential

    asked on November 15, 2011
  69. physics

    A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential

    asked on November 14, 2011
  70. physics

    A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential

    asked on November 13, 2011
  71. physics

    A planet orbits its star in a circular orbit (uniform circular motion) of radius 1.62x10^11 m. The orbital period of the planet around its star is 37.0 years. Determine the following quantities for this orbital motion: Angular acceleration , Tangential

    asked on November 13, 2011
  72. chem

    how many moles of Si(OH)4 form when 4.01 moles of H2O react with an excess of SiCl4?

    asked on December 1, 2010
  73. economics

    what is absolute advantage of 200 lbs corn and 50 pigs

    asked on June 10, 2010
  74. Com140

    how to create a table day by day job employment search?

    asked on September 10, 2009
  1. math

    40 out of 72 fish in one lake were tagged by a wildlife researcher. At a second lake, 260 fish were tagged. If fish were tagged at proportional rates in the two lakes, how many fish were in the second lake?

    posted on October 15, 2017
  2. Geography

    Thank You!

    posted on April 20, 2016
  3. physics-entropy

    Thank you very much

    posted on May 21, 2012
  4. physics

    But the answer is 4.6 micro watts Anyhow thanks for your time

    posted on May 20, 2012
  5. physics

    Thanks a lot.

    posted on May 16, 2012
  6. physics

    Your answer quite unrelated

    posted on April 27, 2012
  7. physics

    Thanks a lot

    posted on April 20, 2012
  8. Math-Probability

    Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression

    posted on January 22, 2012
  9. physics

    Thanks a lot

    posted on January 10, 2012
  10. physics

    I had already used the above formula and calculated k = 315.8 N/m But the book answer is k = 101 N/m Hence this query

    posted on January 10, 2012
  11. physics

    Thanks for the guidelines & reference

    posted on January 5, 2012
  12. physics

    Thanks for your time

    posted on January 4, 2012
  13. physics

    Thanks for your guidance

    posted on January 4, 2012
  14. physics

    THANK YOU

    posted on January 3, 2012
  15. physics

    Thanks for your time

    posted on December 27, 2011
  16. physics

    Thanks for answering my problem.But I did not ask it using different name.I used the same name "sand"

    posted on December 27, 2011
  17. physics

    Thanks for the timely help

    posted on December 26, 2011
  18. physics

    Thank you very much

    posted on December 26, 2011
  19. physics

    Thanks a lot

    posted on December 26, 2011
  20. physics

    Thank you

    posted on December 26, 2011
  21. physics

    Thanks a lot

    posted on December 6, 2011
  22. physics

    Thanks a lot

    posted on July 9, 2011