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March 30, 2015

March 30, 2015

**Branches of Math**

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**math**

You need to save $5 more than8 times your paycheck to buy a dirt bike .your paycheck is $50. how much money do you need to save ?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 5:38pm*

**math**

2x+x=33 how would you solve this equation
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 5:26pm*

**math**

Two cups, two plates, and a pot cost $10.20 at a garage sale. A cup costs twice as much as a plate. The pot costs $3 more than a cup. What is the price of the pot? Explain how you got your answer.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 5:17pm*

**math**

jake has 6 cards. 4 of his cards are red and 2 cards are blue. Alicia also has 6 cards. half of her cards are red. who has more red cards.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 5:03pm*

**Math**

Two cups, two plates, and a pot cost $10.20 at a garage sale. A cup costs twice as much as a plate. The pot costs $3 more than a cup. What is the price of the pot? Explain how you got your answer.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 5:02pm*

**math important**

what is 1661.9 to the nearest tenth
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 3:22pm*

**Math- Precalculus **

A utility company has the following rate schedule for natural gas usage in a city’s business district: Monthly service charge $8.80 Per therm service charge: 1st 25 therms : $0.6686/therm Over 25 therms: $0.85870/therm (a) What is the charge for using 25 therms in one ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 3:19pm*

**Math**

Fran wants to cover a rectangular box with contact paper. The box is 10cm long, and 5cm wide and 5cm high. How much paper will she need to cover all 6 sides?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 2:34pm*

**Math**

Alex is making homemade cereal. For every 3 cups of granola he adds 1 cup of cranberries. If he uses a total of 3 cups of dried cranberries, how many cups of granola are in the cereal.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 2:00pm*

**Math**

A library has fiction and nonfiction books. 2/5 of the library books are fiction. Of these 1/5 are mysteries. 1/3 of the nonfiction books are mysteries. What fraction of all the books are mysteries?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 1:51pm*

**math**

The coach uses a scale drawing of the soccer field. the diagram uses a scale of 1/4 inches : 30 feet.What are the actual dimensions? What is the length and width of the field? What us the area of the field?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:50pm*

**Math - Algebra**

our riding your bike to the park, sit to read for a while, and then ride your bike home. It takes you less time to ride from the park to your house than it took to ride from your house to the park. Draw a sketch of a graph that shows your possible distance traveled over time. ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:45pm*

**Math**

I have done two parts but no idea how to the third one. The height, h, in meters, of a firecracker fired into the air can be modeled using the function h(t)=-5(x-4)^2+85, where t is the time, in seconds, after the firecracker is fired. c) Use the graph to estimate i) how long ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:45pm*

**math**

At 8 A.M., Dylan and his neighbor, Mickey, drove in their cars to a city that was 240 mi. away from their neighborhood. When Dylan reached the city, Mickey had 40 mi. to go. He finally completed the trip 48 minutes later. a) How long did it take Mickey to drive to the city? b...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:37pm*

**math**

Given the equation y equals one third x + 7 what would it be easy y value for the corresponding x value of 18
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:37pm*

**Math**

–37of the people who live in an apartment building are men. 58of the remaining people are women. The rest are children. A total of 220 men and women live in the building. How many people live in the apartment building altogether?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:36pm*

**math**

Jennifer Rick went to Sunshine Bank to borrow $3,500 at a rate of 10¾%. The date of the loan was September 7. Jennifer hoped to repay the loan on January 15. Assume the loan is calculated using ordinary interest. How much will Jennifer totally repay?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:27pm*

**Math**

The table below shows the number of students from different classes of two schools who participated in a sports competition: School A 25 21 2 22 20 21 20 23 1 School B 3 2 1 5 4 2 3 4 3 Part A: How can you use box plots to compare the median and interquartile range of the data...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:12pm*

**Math**

Find the intersection of the sets A = {3, 4, 7, 9, 13} and B = {3, 7, 10, 13, 17}. null set {3, 7, 13} {3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 17} {3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 13, 17}--- my answer Question 3.3. Choose the correct answer. Find the union of the two sets A = {4, 8, 10, 12, 14} and B = {12, 14}. {...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:02pm*

**Math**

Jim wants to borrow some money but wants to find the best deal. Which is his best option using simple interest? Round to 2 decimal places.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:40am*

**math**

let V be the set of all real-valued continuous functions defined on R1. If f and g are in V, we define f ¨’ g by (f ¨’ g)(t) = f(t) + g(t). If f is in V and c is a scalar, we define c f by (c f)(t) = cf(t). Then V is a vector space, which is denoted by C(&#...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:30am*

**math**

How many real roots exist if the discriminant of the equation=0?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:24am*

**math**

i have to find the surface area of a cylinder with the height of 15 and the circumference of 4 to the nearest tenth of a square unit and cannot figure it out HELP PLEASE
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:20am*

**MATH**

Which method of solving quadratic equations should be used when only an estimated solution is necessary? factoring quadratic formula graphing MY GUESS GRAPHING?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:18am*

**Math**

A bookshop has some faction and nonfiction books. 2/5 of. The books are fiction. Of these, 1/5 are mysteries. 1/3 of the. Nonfiction books are mysteries. What fraction of all the books are mysteries?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:11am*

**math question**

how is this not a subspace of R3? The set of all vectors of the form a b c , where a > 0.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:10am*

**math**

John has $6000 to invest. He invests part of it at 5% and the rest at 8%. How much should be invested at each rate to yield 6% on the total amount?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 10:26am*

**Math!! Help ASAP**

Calculate the slant height for the given cone. Round to the nearest tenth. Diameter=18 cm. Height=7 cm. A.11.2 B.12.5 C.14.8 D.11.4 ******** Correct?!?!
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 9:41am*

**math**

Please check Fewer than 45 people attending d the show X<45 A student had $5 but does not have enough to purchas three pair of socks 3x<5 At least 127 students attended the rock concert 127>x No more than 50 students walked in the walkathon X>50
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 9:27am*

**math**

Use logarithmic differentiation to find the derivative of the function. y = (x^4 + 2)^2(x^3 + 4)^4
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 6:15am*

**Math**

A trapezoid has an area of 91 cm2. If the height is 13 cm and one side is 6 cm, what is the length of the other side?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 6:04am*

**math**

Organizer of school graduation does have three sections of chairs. 1120 chairs are arranged for graduates, 1400 for invited guests and 896 for lecturers. If all rows have same number of chairs, calculate the greatest number of chairs in each row if no chairs are left over? ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 2:28am*

**Math**

Express the following as a logarithm and simplify. 1. log(3x^2 + 11x - 20) - log(3x - 4) 2. 1/6 log3 27 + log3 18 - log3 2 3. log5 cube root of 625 4. 2loga x^3 + 3loga y + 4loga z - 3logz w
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 1:12am*

**math(5th grade)**

In the choir, 1/2 of the members are boys and 1/2 are girls. If 1/4 of the boys are5th graders what fraction of the whole choir is 5th grade boys?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:54am*

**INTEIER DESIGN**

When you have completed your exam and reviewed your answers, click Submit Exam. Answers will not be recorded until you hit Submit Exam. If you need to exit before completing the exam, click Cancel Exam. Questions 1 to 20: Select the best answer to each question. Note that a ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:45am*

**Math Help!**

Find the lateral area of the square pyramid 22 height 8 base 8 width.
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:19am*

**Math (Help please)**

What are the like terms of -x, -8x^2, and -2. What is the like term of 5 j^2 k^2?
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:18am*

**math**

A dog weighs 44 pounds and the veterinarian thinks it needs to lose 7 pounds. Mikala wrote the equation x+7=44 to represent the situation. Kirk wrote the equation 44-x=7. Which equation is correct? Can you write another equation that represents the situation? Thank you for ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:16am*

**math**

Alan has partially completed the chart showing the distance between his town, Greenville and two other towns. DISTANCE BETWEEN GREENVILLE and NEARBY TOWNS (miles) Parker = 29 Hadley = ? 1)The distance between Hadley and Greenville is 13 miles less than the distance between ...
*Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 12:05am*

**math**

Write Equation to Represent Situation: In the school band, there are 5 trumpet players and f flute players. There are twice as many flute players as there are trumpet players. THANK YOU
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:38pm*

**math**

Write an equation to represent each situation: 1)Juanita has 102 beads to make n necklaces. Each necklace will have 17 beads. 2)Craig is c years old. His 12-year-old sister Kaitlin is 3 years younger than Craig. 3)Kim rented skates for h hours. The rantal fee was $2 per hour ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:16pm*

**MATH**

Joanne has a garden that is 9 feet long by 6 feet wide. She wants to increase the dimensions of the garden by the same distance each way and have the area of the new garden be five times the area of the present garden. How many feet should she add to both the width and the ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:16pm*

**Math Help!**

If a big cylinder has the radius of 24cm and a height of 18cm, what would the height be for the smaller cylinder with 4cm as the radius? Thank you so much.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:12pm*

**math help!!!!! Thanks**

If a big cylinder has the radius of 24cm and a height of 18cm, what would the height be for the smaller cylinder with 4cm as the radius?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:16pm*

**Math **

What is the combined height of 3 nickels, 2 nickles, and 1 nickle
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:34pm*

**Math**

What is the center of a circle with endpoints (-4,3) and (6,-5)? Is it (2,-2)?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:21pm*

**math**

The LCm of two numbers is 48 and their GCF is 8. The sum of the two numbers is 40. What are the two numbers
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:58pm*

**math**

I want to plot my vertex on a cartesian plane. My question is can i go by different values on the axis? Since my vertex is (1, -64) could i go by 8 on the y axis, and by 1 on the x axis???
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:54pm*

**math**

There are 6,975 folders if 1,735 folders were handed out . How many will I have left? 6,975- 1,735=
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:23pm*

**Math**

I have a same question as someone else but a little different. Based on a scale 1 inch equals 15 miles. Washington to Franklin is 1 1/2 inches, Franklin to Lincoln is 1 inch How much further from Franklin is Washington than is Lincoln I to got 7 1/2 inches? But I was also told...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:13pm*

**Math**

Express the following as a logarithm and simplify. 1. log(3x^2 + 11x - 20) - log(3x - 4) 2. 1/6 log3 27 + log3 18 - log3 2 3. log5 cube root of 625 4. 2loga x^3 + 3loga y + 4loga z - 3logz w
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:06pm*

**Math**

If x=<-6,21>, then 1/3x= Write the final answer in <x,y> form.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:03pm*

**math**

Marinda made a drink that contained 2 pints of apple juice, 3 pints of grape juice, and 2 pints of cranberry juice. How many pints of juice did Marinda make?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:58pm*

**Math**

1 inch = 15 miles: Franklin to Washington is 45 Miles (3 inches) Franklin to Lincoln is 30 miles (2 inches) How much farther from Franklin is Washington than is Lincoln? I worked it out to be 7 1/2 miles but my teacher says I am wrong? She says the answer is either 11 - 17 - ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:58pm*

**math help!!!!! Thanks**

Find the surface area of a cone with a radius of 8in. and a height of 7 in. I forgot the formula how to work this out can somebody help me. Thanks
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:40pm*

**math help!!!!! Thanks**

Find the volume of the cylinder with a radius of 34m and a height of 27m. This is how I did it can you please tell me if I did it correct, thanks. V= 3.14r^2h = 3.14*34^2*27 = 3.14*1156*27 = 98005.68 If this is not it can you please explain what I did wrong?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:03pm*

**math**

I want to plot my vertex on a cartesian plane. My question is can i go by different values on the axis? Since my vertex is (1, -64) could i go by 8 on the y axis, and by 1 on the x axis???
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:51pm*

**math**

Anita has 2 sisters and 3 brothers. The mean of all their ages is 6yrs.What will their mean age be 10yrs from now?20 yrs from now?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:35pm*

**math**

There are 30 violin students, 1/3 as many viola students as violin students, and 1/5 as many cello students as violin students. How many students are in all? I said 30 violin students, 40 for viola, and 36 for cello. 1/3 of 30= 10 (10+30) 1/5 of 30= 6. (6 +30) It should be 30...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:10pm*

**Math **

3x + 2x - 4x = 6 what is x
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 6:09pm*

**Math**

Given the equation K 8= 10 Solve for k
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:56pm*

**math**

Which algebraic equation models the English sentence, a number subtracted from 8 is equal to 4? A. 8 − x = 4 B. x − 8 = 4 C. 8 − 4 = x D. x − 4 = 8
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:47pm*

**Math**

Which of the sentences below could represent 4 ÷ p = 2? A. Four divided by two is equal to a number. B. Four divided by a number is equal to two. C. A number divided by four is equal to two. D. Four times a number is equal to two.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:47pm*

**math**

Which of the following algebraic equations models the English sentence, a number decreased by two is equal to four? A. w + 2 = 4 B. 2 − w = 4 C. w − 2 = 4 D. w = 2 − 4
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:46pm*

**math**

If you formed an algebraic equation to model the sentence, three times a number is equal to nine, how many variables would be in the equation? A. 1 B. 2 C. 3 D. 5
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:46pm*

**Math**

A wooden board is 12 feet long. If you cut the board into 1 1/2 foot sections, how many sections will you end up with?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:35pm*

**Math**

Ms.Li spent $840 on a vacation. She spent 2/3 of the amount on a train ticket and 1/2 of the remaining amount on food. how much did she spend on the ticket and food together?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 5:07pm*

**math**

Which of the following subsets of the vector space Mnn are subspaces? (a) The set of all n × n symmetric matrices (b) The set of all n × n diagonal matrices (c) The set of all n × n nonsingular matrices
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:25pm*

**Urgent math help**

what is the x intercept y = -5x+20
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:18pm*

**math**

Your business provides a service to local residents. Your fixed costs are $2,000 per month, and you expect 40 customers per month. The variable cost associated with each service is $35. 1. Using cost-based pricing and a markup of 20%, what should the price be? Show ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:14pm*

**Math (Ratios and Similar Polygons)**

a baseball team played 140 regular season games. The ratio of the number of games they won to the number of games they lost was 3 - 4 how many games did they win? how many games did they lose? I just need help on a better way of understanding it.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:02pm*

**math**

A number K increased by 10 is the same as 24 How would you write this as an equation
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 4:00pm*

**math**

I don't get this I've been absent for 3 weeks On a math quiz Mary score 3 points for each of the 12 multiple-choice question she answered correctly and five points for each of the eight free response question she answered correctly. What was the total number of points ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:43pm*

**math**

john told raquel that if he spent up to $30 from his saving account, his savings account would have 3/4 as much in it as it has now. From John's statement, raquel can deduce that the least amount of money that john could have in his savings account now is what?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:33pm*

**Math**

Find the sum of the interior angles of a nonagon. (1 point) 140° 1,620° 1,260°------ 1,450° My teacher showed this question and she explained the answer was the 3rd one but i just dont get it
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 3:16pm*

**math**

I need a little help on my math.Lesson 5: Square Roots and Irrational Numbers Math 7 B Unit 2: Measurement. on CONNECTIONS ACADEMY. PLEASE :-(
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 2:31pm*

**math**

OQRS IS A QUADRILATERAL SUCH THAT OQ= -6,3 OR= -3,7 AND OS 1,5. T IS THE POINT ON OQ SUCH THAT OT:TQ= 2:2. PROVE QRST IS A PARALLELOGRAM
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 2:30pm*

**Math**

What is the approximate volume of a sphere with a radius of 7.16 cm? Use 3.14 to approximate pi and round your answer to two decimal places.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:59pm*

**math**

A vector can be used to represent the path of a drill tip used to bore a deep mine shaft in Sudbury one quarter of the way to the centre of the Earth. Represent the vector using a directed line segment and Cartesian co-ordinates and describe which representation may be more ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 1:46pm*

**Math SO HARD :C**

Ah! This is so hard! From midnight to 6:00 am the temperature rose 8 degrees C. At 6:00 am the temperature was -20 degrees C. What was the temperature at midnight? It's supposed to involve integers...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:57pm*

**Math**

Ah! This is so hard! From midnight to 6:00 am the temperature rose 8 degrees C. At 6:00 am the temperature was -20 degrees C. What was the temperature at midnight? It's supposed to involve integers...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:56pm*

**Algebra 2**

D'Andre has decided that he needs to get more exercise, so he is building a running regimen for himself. He decides that, beginning on Sunday, he'll fun 10 feet. On each subseqeunt day he'll double the distance he ran the previous day. So he'll run 20 feet on ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 12:50pm*

**Algebra 2**

D'Andre has decided that he needs to get more exercise, so he is building a running regimen for himself. He decides that, beginning on Sunday, he'll fun 10 feet. On each subsequent day he'll double the distance he ran the previous day. So he'll run 20 feet on ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:52am*

**math**

Two cups, two plates, and a pot cost $10.20 at a garage sale. A cup costs twice as much as a plate. The pot costs $3 more than a cup. What is the price of the pot? Explain how you got your answer.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:07am*

**College Math (Calculus)**

Suppose the length of a rectangular box, with lengths x,y,z are changing at the following rates dx/dt = 2 cm /sec dy/dt = -3 cm /sec dz/dt = 1 cm/ sec when x =4, y=3 z=2, Find i) Rate at which volume is changing wrt time, ii) Rate at which the diagonal length of the box is ...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 11:00am*

**math**

Which equation is a function of x?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:54am*

**Math**

1. Scale is 1 in.= 3 ft. If the room is 8 inches long and 2 inches wide on a blueprint, how much will it costs to clean the carpet if the costs is $15 per square foot?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:43am*

**My Grades**

My math grade is an B+ should I do a retake for extra credit? This will consist of extra credit opportunity's in portfolios and test. Thank you very much! -Emolga
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:36am*

**math**

If Lwandi got her test back and was very happy because she got 85%. To get full marks she needed to get 60 marks. How many marks did she lose?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:31am*

**math**

If Lwandi got her test back and was very happy because she got 85%. To get full marks she needed to get 60 marks. How many marks did she lose?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:30am*

**math**

what is the total investment after 2 years if 400$ at 9% is compounded semi-annually for 2 years
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:29am*

**Math**

Two cups, two plates, and a pot cost $10.20 at a garage sale. A cup costs twice as much as a plate. The pot costs $3 more than a cup. What is the price of the pot? Explain how you got your answer.
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:22am*

**math**

A snial crewls at 5.0 cm/min. what ia the snail's pace in feet per second
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 10:05am*

**math**

Find the mean of the following set of data. Round your answer to two decimal places. 13, 11, 4, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:32am*

**Math**

IF A PERSON TRAVELED 4200 MILES IN 6 HOURS. HOW MANY MPH WERE THEY GOING?
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:23am*

**Math- Calc 1**

1. At what point does the normal line to the curve x^2 - XY + Y^2 = 3 at the point (-1,1) intersect the curve again? 2. Find the constants A, B so that if Y=A*sin X + B cos X, then Y satisfies the differential equation Y" + 2Y = 0. 3. Find the points on he graph of Y = e^...
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:52am*

**Math**

jack was one third as young as her grandmother 15 years ago if the sum of their ages is now 110 how old is jacqueline grandmother
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:41am*

**math**

If √6 is the geometric mean between 6 and another number, then the number is: 1 2 6
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 8:39am*

**Homework (Math)**

I know that I'm using the Law of Cosines, but I'm confused on how to solve. I have to also round my answers to the nearest tenth for degrees and to the nearest hundredth for sides. Given: A= 55 degrees b=3 c=10 Find: a= B= C=
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:58am*

**Math Check**

Can someone check to see if I'm right? Thanks! Question: Determine if v and w are equal If v = Ray AB and w = Ray CD, where A (23, 11), B (10, 15), C (13, 15), and D (0, 11. (True or False) My answer: False
*Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:58am*

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