Question

Jim is making a mixture in science class. Jim uses 5 x 10^-3 liters of water. He uses 9 x 10^-1 liters of salt. Which statement correctly compares these measurements?

Jim is making a mixture in science class. Jim uses 5 x 10 liters of water. He uses 9 x 10 liters of salt.
Which statement correctly compares these measurements?
A
1
as much water as salt.
Jim uses about
100
Jim uses about
1
as much water as salt.
200
C
Jim uses about 100 times as much water as salt.
Jim uses about 200 times as much water as salt.
Expand
Transcribed Image Text

Jim is making a mixture in science class. Jim uses 5 x 10 liters of water. He uses 9 x 10 liters of salt. Which statement correctly compares these measurements? A 1 as much water as salt. Jim uses about 100 Jim uses about 1 as much water as salt. 200 C Jim uses about 100 times as much water as salt. Jim uses about 200 times as much water as salt.

Expert Answer

1 Rating

Want to see the step-by-step answer?

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Experts are waiting 24/7 to provide step-by-step solutions in as fast as 30 minutes!*

*Response times may vary by subject and question complexity. Median response time is 34 minutes for paid subscribers and may be longer for promotional offers.
Tagged in
Math
Algebra

Logic

Applications of Mathematics

Numbers

Related Algebra Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by students like you.

Q: The side of a cylindrical can full of water springs a leak, and the water begins to stream out. (See...

A: Since, the depth H, in inches, of water remaining in the can is a function of the distance D in inch...

Q: Brianna makes a scale drawing of a fort the scale for the actual fort to the scale drawing is 3 feet...

A: Given data: The scale taken is s=3 feet1 in. The actual dimension (x×y) of fort is 21 ft×16.5 ft.

Q: You deposit $5000 in an account earning 4% interest compounded continuously. How much will you have ...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: If f(x) = x* + 5, g(x) = r - 3, h(x) = VT, then fogoh(x)=

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Using the Fundamental Theorem of Algebra, complete the following exercise. Show your work. Determin...

A:  Fundamental Theorem of Algebra, states if f(x) is a polynomial of degree n, where n>0, then f ha...

Q: Here is the problem.

A: Let us denote α by A, β by B and γ by C, where A,B,C are constants. Given linear equations are, A1x+...

Q: You need a 50% alcohol solution. On hand, you have a 585 mL of a 25% alcohol mixture. You also have ...

A: 25 %  alcohol mixture means,  100 ml  of solution contains  25 ml  of alcoholso  585 ml  of solution...

Q: a rectangular parking lot has a lenght that is 3yards greater than the width. the area of the parkin...

A: Since, it is given that a rectangular parking lot has a length that is3 yards greater than the width...

Q: Solve the system.8x+2y=-1412x+3y=-25

A: Given that:                8x+2y = -14             ..................(1)                12x+3y = -25...

Q: determine if the two lines are parallel, orthogonal or neither. n) The line by i=(4– 7t,-10+5t,21– 4...

A: Given

Q: x=2y-4 x+8y=16

A: Given, x=2y-4 ..(1)x+8y=16 ..(2)

Q: Use a number line to answer the following questions. a. What integer is 1 less than 5? 4 What intege...

A: Number line is shown below: Integer 1 less than 5 = 4  Integer 1 more than 5 = 6  Integer Opposite ...

Q: Find the values of the variable for which the rational expression is undefined.

A: Given function is  xx2-7x+10

Q: Use the rational zeros theorem to find all the real zeros of the polynemial function. Use the f(x) =...

A: Given fx=2x3-4x2-38x+76

Q: I am having trouble solving this problem.  Can you please provide me some help?  Thank you.  I appre...

A: To solve  55x+1=2x-3

Q: log3t + log3(t + 2) = log380

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Which of the following is the equation of a line that is perpendicular to the graph of y x –1? y = -...

A: Equation of two lines perpendicular to each other have product of their slope say m1 and m2 m1·m2=-1...

Q: State the domain and range of the function. (Enter your answers using interval notation.) y =   ...

A: To find the domain and range Variation of x is called domain  Whereas what we get the value of y aft...

Q: Suppose we have a supply of 6000 units of S and 8000 units of T, where S and T are used materials in...

A: Consider the given used materials are  S=600 units  ,  T=8000  units Since, product P demands 2 unit...

Q: Describe all numbers x that is at a distance of 4 from number 9. Express this using absolute value n...

A: Let 'x' be the numbers that are at a distance of 4 from the number 9.

Q: . Let A={a, b, c, d, e, f} and R = {(a, c), (b, d), (c, c), (d, e), (a, e), (b, f)}. Compute the res...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: You toss a ball into the air at. Heighr of 5 feet. The velocity of the ball was 30 feet per second. ...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Find the equation of the axis of symmetry of the following parabola algebraically. 3x2 + 6x - 12 y =...

A: The equation of the parabola y=3x2+6x-12. We have to find the equation of the axis of symmetry for t...

Q: A man can seed a large field in 8 hours. His daughter can do thejob in 6 hours. If she starts an hou...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Solve the quadratic equation by factorizarion x2 -5x - 24 = 0

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A signal can be formed by running different colored flags up a pole, one above the other. Find the n...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Q4: Solve the system of equations by graphical method: 1. -3x + 2y 22, 5x +4y 0

A: Click to see the answer

Q: I am having trouble on this problem.  Can you please provide me some help?  Thank you.  I appreciate...

A: t is jointly proportional to the quantities x and y inversely proportional to r. That is, t α xyr⇒t=...

Q: Which function has a restricted domain

A: Click to see the answer

Q: A club with 23 members is to select a committee of six persons. In how many ways can this be done?

A: Click to see the answer

Q: please ans this question quickly

A: n = number of sub interval let area of shaded region is given in the form of integral function i.e. ...

Q: A company wants to have $40,000 at the beginning of each 6-month period for the next 4 1/2 years. If...

A: Given amount =$40,000time = 412 yearrate =6.93%

Q: Find the characteristic polynomial of the matrix 2 1 01 A =0 3 3 4 3 p(x) =

A: Click to see the answer

Q: An exponential function has a decay factor of 0.60. What is the percentage decay rate?  %

A: Let' assume  the initial value = N After some time = 0.60 N              (because decay factor = 0.6...

Q: In how many ways can a row of three contestants for a TV game show be selected from an audience of 3...

A: Given: The total number of people in audience is: 358 We have to select a row of three contestants f...

Q: Subtract the rational expressions.

A: Explanation of the solution is given below...

Q: Determine the angle ? in the design of the streetlight shown in the figure, where x = 2. (Round your...

A: we have to given street light diagram here given x=2 we have to find angle θ

Q: Analyze the graph of the given function f as follows: (a) Determine the end behavior: find the power...

A: Since, you have asked multiple sub parts,  so we will solve the first three sub parts for you. If yo...

Q: Arturo invests $5200 in two different accounts. The first account paid 4 %, the second account paid ...

A: Let Arturo invests $x in first account whereas  $ (5200 - x) in second account.

Q: Linear Algebra. Find the determinant of the given matrix.

A: Click to see the answer