Popular questions and responses by steph
  1. Physics

    A driver of a car going 90.0km/h suddenly sees the lights of a barrier 40.0 metres ahead. It takes the driver 0.75 seconds before she applies the brakes, and the average acceleration during braking is -10.0 m/s squared. Does the car hit the barrier?SHow

    asked on February 13, 2011
  2. Chemistry

    Write a balanced chemical equation for the reaction of propylamine with water. Is propylamine --> CH3CH2CH2NH2? Is the equation CH3CH2CH2NH2 + H2O --> CH3CH2CH2NH3+ + OH- right? Isn't this balanced?

    asked on November 13, 2011
  3. Chemistry

    Imagine that you mix 50 g of a solute with 100 g of water at 40 degree C. Classify each solute by whether it would completely or partially dissolve under these conditions. -KCl -KClO3 -K2Cr2O3 -KNO3 -NaNO3 -Pb(NO3)2 I need help understanding the

    asked on October 11, 2011
  4. physics

    a 200kg sailboat experiences an eastward force of 3000N by the ocean tide and a wind force against its sails with magnitude of 6000N directed toward the northwest (45 degrees north of west). what is the magnitude of the resultant acceleration?

    asked on October 23, 2008
  5. physics

    A pendulum clock that works perfectly on Earth is taken to the Moon. (a)Does it run fast or slow there? (b) if the clock is started at 12:00:00 am, what will it read after one Earth day(24hrs)? Assume that the free-fall acceleration on the Moon is 1.63

    asked on March 21, 2007
  6. pre-calc

    construction of a rain gutter: a piece of rectangular sheet metal is 20 inches wide. it is to be made into a rain gutter by turning the edges to form parallel sides. let x represent the length of each of the parallel. a) give the restrictions on x. b)

    asked on November 10, 2011
  7. pre-calc

    analyzing the motion of a projectile: a projectile is fired from a cliff 200 feet above the water at an inclination of 45 degrees, with a muzzle velocity of 50 feet per second. the height of the projectile above the water is given by h(x)= -0.0128x^2+x+200

    asked on November 10, 2011
  8. pre-calc

    Physics: a ball is thrown vertically upward with an initial velocity of 80 feet per second. the distance (in feet) of the ball from the ground after t seconds if s=80t-16tt^2 a) draw the illustration b) for what time interval is the ball more than 96 feet

    asked on November 10, 2011
  9. Algebra please help

    1 hour= 3,600 seconds and 1 mile=5,280 feet. Make a conjecture about how you would convert a speed of 15 miles per hour to feet per second. Then convert. Please help answer thx

    asked on November 20, 2014
  10. Algebra please help out

    If the number in the numerator of a unit rate is 1, what does this indicate about the equivalent unit rates? Please help answer and give an example. Thanks

    asked on November 18, 2014
  11. physics class-Help!!!

    A 3.0 m rod is pivoted about its left end.A force of 6.0 N is applied perpendicular to the rod at a distance of 1.2 m from the pivot causing a ccw torque, and a force of 5.2 is applied at the end of the rod 3.0 m from the pivot. The 5.2 N is at an angle of

    asked on July 16, 2008
  12. math

    Area of a rombus: A=1/2d1d2. Solve for d1

    asked on October 30, 2012
  13. Chemistry

    If you want to lose 1 pound of "fat," which is 20% water, how many kilocalories do you need to expend? i don't know where to start :( Please Help!!!

    asked on September 8, 2011
  14. chemistry

    A 49g piece of ice at 0.0C is added to a sample of water at 9.0C. All of the ice melts and the temperature of the water decreases to 0.0C . How many grams of water were in the sample?

    asked on September 9, 2011
  15. physics

    A laboratory centrifuge on earth makes n rpm and produces an acceleration of 3.20 g at its outer end. A) What is the acceleration (in g's, i.e., acceleration divided by g) at a point halfway out to the end? B) This centrifuge is now used in a space capsule

    asked on November 26, 2010
  16. Algebra please help answer

    A certain colony of bacteria triples in length every 10 minutes. It's length is now 1 millimeter. How long will it be in 40 minutes? Please help answer thx

    asked on December 15, 2014
  17. Algebra

    What is the result if you multiply a number of cups by 8 fl oz/ 1 cup and then multiply the result by 1 cup/ 8 fl oz? Give an example thx

    asked on November 19, 2014
  18. pre-calc please help!!

    an open box with a volume of 1500cm cubed is to be constructed by taking a piece of cardboard of 20 cm by 40 cm, cutting squares of sides length x cm from each corner and folding up the sides. show that this can be done in two ways, and find exact

    asked on November 10, 2011
  19. algebra 1

    Part A: Explain why the x-coordinates of the points where the graphs of the equations y = 4x and y = 2x−2 intersect are the solutions of the equation 4x = 2x−2. Part B: Make tables to find the solution to 4x = 2x−2. Take the integer values of x

    asked on December 11, 2017
  20. Physics

    In the dangerous "sport" of bungee-jumping, a daring student jumps from a balloon with a specially designed elastic cord attached to his ankles, as shown in Figure P5.69. The unstretched length of the cord is 28.0 m, the student weighs 680 N, and the

    asked on October 12, 2009
  21. Math 1 please help

    A clothing store has the sign shown in the shop window. Pani sees the sign and wants to buy 3 shirts and 2 pairs of jeans. The cost of each shirt before the discount is $12 and the cost of each pair of jeans is $19 before the discount. Question 1. Pani

    asked on January 8, 2015
  22. Physics

    At one point in a pipeline, the water's speed is 3.00 and the gauge pressure is 4.00×104 . Find the gauge pressure at a second point in the line 11.0 lower than the first if the pipe diameter at the second point is twice that at the first. I've been

    asked on January 30, 2010
  23. Math

    a hollow metal sphere has an internal radius of 20cm and an external radius of 30cm , given that the density of the metal is 7.8, find the mass of the sphere , expressing your answer in kg.

    asked on July 4, 2016
  24. pre-calc

    path of a frogs leap: a frog leaps from a box 3 feet high and lands 4 feet from the base of the stump. we can consider the initial position of the frog to be at (0,3) and its landing position to be at (4,0). it is determined that the height of the frog as

    asked on November 10, 2011
  25. chemistry

    MnO2+4HCl-->MnCl2+2H20+Cl2 a. calculate the mass of MnO2 needed to produce 25 g of Cl2 b. what mass of MnCl2 is produced when 0.091 g of Cl2 is generated?

    asked on May 28, 2012
  26. Physics

    The space shuttle releases a space telescope into orbit around the earth. The telescope is traveling at a speed of 1700m/s in 25 seconds. What is the distance of the satellite? d = v x t d = 1700 x 25 = Is that the correct formula? Thank you.

    asked on May 8, 2015
  27. Physics

    On a cold winter day, a penny (mass 2.50 g) and a nickel (mass 5.00 g) are lying on the smooth (frictionless) surface of a frozen lake. With your finger, you flick the penny toward the nickel with a speed of 2.50 m/s . The coins collide elastically;

    asked on November 24, 2017
  28. chemistry

    4. A sulfuric acid solution containing 571.6 g of H2SO4 per liter of solution has a density of 1.329 g/cm3 . Calculate a. The mass percentage b. The mole fraction c. The molality d. The molarity of H2SO4 in this solution

    asked on February 5, 2015
  29. Algebra

    Barbara can walk 3200 meters in 24 minutes. How far can she walk in 3 minutes?

    asked on December 10, 2014
  30. Physics

    The speed of light is about 3.00 x 10 to the power of 5 km/s. It takes approx. 1.28 seconds for light reflected from the moon to reach Earth. What is the average distance from Earth to the moon? Thank you

    asked on May 8, 2015
  31. Statistics

    18. The Intelligence Quotient (IQ) test scores are normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. Given a class with 25 students, what is the probability that the class' average IQ score is between 85 and 115? A) 0.0026 B) 0.4987

    asked on October 22, 2011
  32. Algebra

    How many 0.6 liter glasses can you fill up with a 4.5 liter pitcher?

    asked on December 10, 2014

    Jason is practicing his tennis stroke by hitting balls against a wall. The ball leaves his racquet at a height of 57 cm above the ground at an angle of 80° with respect to the vertical. (a) The speed of the ball as it leaves the racquet is 17 m/s and it

    asked on October 16, 2007
  34. pre- calc

    area of a parking lot: One campus of Houston community college has plans to construct a rectangular parking lot on land bordered on one side by a highway. there are 640 feet of fencing available to fence the sides. let x represent the length of each off

    asked on November 10, 2011
  35. Finite

    Assume that the pond contains 120 fish: 97 green, 22 yellow, and 1 red. A contestant pays $0.60 to randomly catch one fish and receives $0.40 if the fish is green, $0.95 if the fish is yellow, and $11.00 if the fish is red. How much (on average) does the

    asked on October 13, 2015
  36. Chemistry

    An aqueous solution of NaCl freezes at -1.6ºC. At what temperature will it boil? Given that K(b) for water is 0.52 deg m^-1.

    asked on April 17, 2013
  37. organic chemistry

    a 50% aqueous solution of ethanol (50mL total) is distilled and collected in 10-mL fractions. Predict the boiling range of each fraction

    asked on October 11, 2010
  38. Chemistry

    Lead has a melting point of 327ºC, its specific heat is J/g•deg, and its molar enthalpy of fusion is 4.80 kJ/mol. How much heat, in kilojoules, will be required to heat a 500.0-g sample of lead from 23.0ºC to its melting point and then melt it?

    asked on November 4, 2012
  39. CVP Analysis - Business Math

    Engineering estimates show that the variable cost of manufacturing a new product will be $35 per unit. Based on market research, the selling price of the product is to be $120 per unit and variable selling expense is expected to be $15 per unit. The fixed

    asked on October 16, 2012
  40. chemistry

    When carbon is burned in air, it reacts with oxygen to form carbon dioxide. When 25.2g of carbon were burned in the presence of 78.0g of oxygen, 10.8g of oxygen remained unreacted. What mass of carbon dioxide was produced?

    asked on September 7, 2011
  41. Chemistry

    You are in a mountain range with atmospheric air pressure of 520 mmHg , and you wish to boil some eggs. What is the approximate boiling point of the water at this air pressure?

    asked on October 4, 2011
  42. Chemistry

    Lead has a melting point of 327ºC, its specific heat is J/g•deg, and its molar enthalpy of fusion is 4.80 kJ/mol. How much heat, in kilojoules, will be required to heat a 500.0-g sample of lead from 23.0ºC to its melting point and then melt it?

    asked on November 4, 2012
  43. Algebra 1 please help

    There are 15 violinists in the orchestra this year. Next year, two violinists will leave and some new violinists will join the orchestra. If v is the number of violinists who will join the orchestra, write an expression to represent the number of

    asked on January 14, 2015
  44. pre-calc

    area of a rectangular region: a farmer wishes to create two rectangular regions bordering a river, by three fences perpendicular to the river and one connecting them. suppose that x represents the length of each of the three parallel pieces of fencing. she

    asked on November 10, 2011
  45. AP Chemistry

    what is the pH of a solution that is 0.060 M in potassium propionate and 0.085 M in propioic acid

    asked on March 22, 2011
  46. Chemistry

    The Vitamin C content claimed on the product label is that 1 cup of juice contains 130% of the recommended daily allowance (RDA) for vitamin C? Based on the product label claimed, how many milliliters of this juice must an adult drink to obtain the

    asked on October 3, 2011
  47. Chemistry

    Why water can be used as a solvent in paper chromatography?

    asked on July 14, 2016
  48. math

    how to write a verbal expression for 3x^2 and 5 + 6m^3

    asked on September 5, 2012
  49. re

    i have similar homework to leigh about miracles. i need to give 3 reasons why miracles occur,this is what ive thought of:- .praying .believing in God .faith im still struggling to think of 3 reasons why miracles do not occur. thanks

    asked on June 10, 2009
  50. science

    Calculate the molarity of a solution which contains 6.456g of Na2CO3 dissolved in 250.0 ml of solution.

    asked on February 1, 2015
  51. Math / Physics

    Many birds drop clams or other shell fish in order to break the shell and get the food inside. Suppose a crow drops a shell from a height of 5.2m. How long does it take to reach the ground?

    asked on February 15, 2012
  52. Science

    What is the main method of heat transfer from the core to the crust of earth? A. Conduction B. Convection C. Radiation

    asked on January 12, 2015
  53. physics

    A 56.0 ice skater spins about a vertical axis through her body with her arms horizontally outstretched, making 2.00 turns each second. The distance from one hand to the other is 1.5 . Biometric measurements indicate that each hand typically makes up about

    asked on November 8, 2010
  54. Chemistry

    A student collected concentration data to determine the rate of the decomposition of N2O5 to NO2 and O2. The data were recorded in the table below. What is the rate law of this reaction? k[N2O5] k[N2O5]2 k k[NO2]

    asked on March 10, 2016
  55. chem

    Write the equilibrium expression for the following: 2NOCl (g) ==== 2 NO + Cl2 (g)

    asked on March 1, 2015

    A certain molecule contains twice as many atoms of hydrogen as oxygen and one more atom of carbon than hydrogen. If there are 31 atoms altogether in the molecule. how many atoms of carbon are there?

    asked on October 19, 2010
  57. earth science

    What are two lines of evidence that indicate that earth is rotating? What is the motion of the stars at night? What does the Sun do in the day? i want to seach features of the earth in its inner structure

    asked on August 30, 2006
  58. Chemistry

    Asprin, c9h804, is produced through the following reaction of salicyclic acid, c7h6o3, and acetic anhydride, c4h6o3. chemical equation: c7h6o3 + c4h6o3 yields c9h8o4 + hc2h3o2 (all numbers in this equation are subscripts) At 20 degrees Celsius. how many

    asked on January 21, 2007
  59. Statistics

    Suppose x has a mound-shaped distribution with sigma = 9 . A random sample of size 36 has sample mean 20. Is it appropriate to use a normal distribution to compute a confidence interval for the population mean m? Explain. Find a 95% confidence interval for

    asked on April 27, 2013
  60. Algebra

    If n(A U B)=22, n(A ∩ B)=8, and n(B)=12, find n(A) If n(A)=8, n(B)=14 and n(A ∩ B)=5, find n(A U B)

    asked on September 13, 2012
  61. Statistics

    Scores on an IQ test are normally distributed. A sample of 15 IQ scores had standard deviation s=10. The developer of the test claims that the population standard deviation is =15. Do these data provide sufficient evidence to contradict this claim? Use the

    asked on March 12, 2019
  62. Math

    The heights of three plants A,B and C in a garden are in the ratio 2 : 3 :5. their mean height is 30cm a) find the height of plant b b) if another plant D is added to the garden and the mean height of the four plant is now 33cm , find the height of D plant

    asked on July 4, 2016
  63. Math please help out

    What are the dimensions of a football field in feet? If one side is 53 1/3 yards and the other is 120 yards? Please help answer B. A chalk line is placed around the perimeter of the football field. What is the length of this line in feet? C. About how many

    asked on November 19, 2014
  64. College Physics!!!

    A truck on a straight road starts from rest accelerating at 2.0 m/s2 until it reaches a speed of 20 m/s. Then the truck travels for 20 s at constant speed until the brakes are applied, stopping the truck in a uniform manner in an additional 5.0 s. What is

    asked on October 6, 2008
  65. Chem 12

    0.300 mol of S2 and 0.310 mol of C are placed in a 1.00 L flask and allowed to reach equilibrium according to this reaction: S2(g) + C(s) ⇔ CS2(g) At equilibrium, 0.271 mol of CS2 is present. The value of Keq for the reaction is ---- a)9.3 b)0.91 c)240

    asked on April 4, 2015
  66. math

    pamela is shopping for bottled water at the supermarket. which is the best buy? A 1 2-liter bottle for 0.89 B 3 1-liter bottles for 1.50 ** C 24 0.5 liter bottles for 5.25 D 36 0.025-liter bottlesfor 4.75

    asked on May 10, 2019
  67. Statistics

    28. A group of statistics students decided to conduct a survey at their university to find the average (mean) amount of time students spend studying per week. Based on a simple random sample, they surveyed 144 students. The statistics showed that students

    asked on October 22, 2011
  68. CHEM

    The mass of an evacuated 255-mL flask is 143.187g. The mass of the flask filled with 267 torr of an unknown gas at 25 degrees Celsius is 143.289g. Calculate the molar mass of the unknown gas.

    asked on July 22, 2008
  69. Algebra please help out

    In Beijing in 2008, the women's 3,000 meter steeplechase became an Olympic event. What is this distance in kilometers? Please help answer thx

    asked on November 19, 2014
  70. chemistry

    You perform the following titration: You placed 35 mL of H2S in a flask and placed it under a buret. The buret contains 0.243M Sr(OH)2 and you are going to titrate the H2S with the base. You titrate until the color changes. At that point, you record that

    asked on November 14, 2014
  71. physics

    A hunter aims directly at a target (on the same level) 85.0 away. If the bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 188 , by how much will it miss the target?

    asked on November 23, 2010
  72. Journal Entry of a Subordinate Group Member

    Subordinate Groups: Native Americans, African Americans, Chinese Americans, Japanese Americans, Arab Americans, Filipino Americans, Korean Americans, Vietnamese Americans, Asian Indians, Hawaiians, Irish Americans, Polish Americans, Norwegian Americans,

    asked on August 26, 2007
  73. Physics

    An observer stands 43.0 m behind a marksmen practicing at a rifle range. The marksman fires the rifle horizontally which gives the speed of the bullet to be 939 m/s. How far does each bullet travel before the observer hears the report of the rifle? Assume

    asked on March 13, 2011
  74. Functions/Logarithims

    Energy is needed to transport a substance from outside a living cell to inside the cell. This energy is measured in kilo calories per gram molecule, and is given by E = 1.4 log (C1) / (C2 where C1 represents the concentration of the substance outside the

    asked on March 8, 2012
  75. Social Studies

    What were seven weaknesses of the articles of confederation(please answer quick) .Not strong federal government .strong state government

    asked on December 8, 2015
  76. physics

    A bicycle is moving at 8.3 m/s. What is the angular speed of its tires if their radius is 42 cm?

    asked on October 22, 2007
  77. English

    Need help editing an essay. Am I in the right place? TIA! :)

    asked on December 11, 2018
  78. Math

    What is the domain of y = sqrt(5 - x)

    asked on November 15, 2012
  79. physics

    Given that x=Acos(wt) is a sinusoidal function of time, show that v(velocity) and a(acceleration) are also sinusoidal functions of time. (HINT: Use v=square root [(k/m)(A^2-x^2)] and a=(-k/m)X The hint tells you what to do: put Acoswt for X. A second way

    asked on March 15, 2007
  80. physics

    A person standing at the edge of a seaside cliff kicks a stone over the edge with a speed of vi = 11 m/s. The cliff is h = 47 m above the water's surface, as shown below.

    asked on September 27, 2009
  81. Math

    An automobile purchased for 24000 is worth 2100 after 8 years. Assuming that the car's value depriciated steadily from year to year, what was it worth at the end of the third year?

    asked on February 3, 2009
  82. chemistry

    In an acid-base titration, 33.12ml of 0.1177 M H2C2O4 was titrated with 0.2146 M NaOH to the end point. What volume of the NaOH solution was used?

    asked on February 1, 2015
  83. math

    you are driving to a vacation spot that is 1500 miles away. Including rest stops, it takes you 42 hours to get to the vacation spot. You estimate that you drove at an average speed of 50 miles per hour. How many hours were you not driving?

    asked on October 17, 2012
  84. math 9

    in a park some people are launching model rockets to find the maximum height,x,the rocket reaches, a person stands 50.0m from the launch sight and measure the angle from the ground to the rocket at its maximum height. if the angle is 36 then the maximum

    asked on June 17, 2010
  85. math

    There were 3 times as many adults as students attending a school play. If the attendance was 480, how many adults and how many students attended the play? Let x equal the number of students attending the school play and solve this equation. 3x + x = 480

    asked on August 9, 2007
  86. chem II

    0.959 g of a hydrocarbon is dissolved in 10.00g of benzene. The freezing point of the solution is 1.16C. Find the molecular mass of the hydrocarbon. Benzene has a Kf of 5.12 and a freezing points of 5.53 degrees C. Not sure how to go about solving this

    asked on February 8, 2015
  87. math

    solve: bowling fantastic pins bowling alley charges $2.50 foshoe rental plus $3.25 for each game. write an expression representing the cost to rent shoes and bowl g games.

    asked on September 5, 2012
  88. Math

    A rectangle park measures 300 ft by 400 ft. A sidewalk runs diagonally from one corner to the opposite corner. Find the length of the sidewalk.

    asked on May 1, 2011
  89. chem

    The solution of known concentration to use to evaluate Z was prepared as follows: 2.00mL of 0.00201 M KSCN and 18.0 ml 0.200 M Fe (NO3)3. Assume that all of the SCN- has been converted to Fe(SCN)2t in this solution. Fe3+ SCN- ==== Fe Fe(SCN)2+ I don't

    asked on March 1, 2015
  90. physics

    A shotputter throws the shot with an initial speed of 16.0 m/s at a 36.0 angle to the horizontal. Calculate the horizontal distance traveled by the shot if it leaves the athlete's hand at a height of 2.00 m above the ground

    asked on November 23, 2010
  91. Physics

    A block attached to a spring is displaced from equilibrium to the position x=+2.8m and released. The period is 1.6s . At what positions and times during the first complete cycle do the following conditions occur. a) |v|=0.5vmax, Where vmax is the maximum

    asked on September 5, 2019
  92. spanish

    Could someone please proofread these sentences and correct any grammar/word use mistakes? I'm in Spanish III so these sentences aren't that complex. I need to use any words like *this*. Thanks! 1. Las flores rojas son bonitas. 2. El niño guapo es tímido.

    asked on December 1, 2013
  93. math

    Marcy is planning to borrow $12,500 with a simple interest rate of 5.2% for 4 years. How much will she pay back to the bank?

    asked on March 9, 2011

    You are watering your lawn with a hose when you put your finger over the hose opening to increase the distance the water reaches. If you are pointing the hose at the same angle and the distance the water reaches increases by a factor of 4, what fraction of

    asked on April 27, 2016
  95. math

    The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the dimensions of the rectangle. So confused on how to do this problem please help me thanks.

    asked on March 13, 2013
  96. Physics

    A driver in a car traveling at a speed of 72 km/h sees a cat 107 m away on the road. How long will it take for the car to accelerate uniformly to a stop in exactly 104 m?

    asked on March 2, 2014
  97. Calc

    A cardboard box manufacturer makes open boxes from rectangular pieces of cardboard of size 30cm by 40cm by cutting squares from the four corners and turning up the sides. A) find a mathematical model expressing the volume of the box as a function of the

    asked on September 25, 2013
  98. physics

    A hunter aims directly at a target (on the same level) 85.0 m away. If the bullet leaves the gun at a speed of 188 m/s, by how much will it miss the target?

    asked on November 23, 2010
  99. AP Calculus

    Consider the function f(x) = 1/4x^4 - 5/3x^3 - 3/2x^2 + 15x - 3. A. Find the relative extrema for f(x); be sure to label each as a maximum or minimum. You do not need to find function values; just find the x-values. B. Determine the interval(s) where f(x)

    asked on January 16, 2017
  100. Arithmetic Progressions

    The second term of an arithmetic progression I four times the fits term, and the first term is ten. Find the common difference and hence find the sum of the first 12 terms.

    asked on March 10, 2015


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