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April 25, 2015

April 25, 2015

**math **

Find three mixed numbers so that the sum is 18 and the difference between the greatest number and the least number is 5 1/5.
*Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 2:47am*

**Quick math help**

Which of the following is a like term to 3wx^3? A.8wx^3 B.3w^3x^3 C.-3wx D.8wx^4 I'm thinking its a.
*Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 1:15am*

**Math**

1. What is the remainder when 2^190 is divided by 5? How do I approach these questions; do I write it down on paper, or use my calculator(how do I see the remainder?)? 2. Figure: A large right triangle, shortest base in on the ground, shorter height is vertical, longest ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:54pm*

**Math**

a cone and a hemisphere share the base that is a semicirclee with radius 3 and the cone is inscribed inside the hemisphere. find the volume of the region inside the hemisphere
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:36pm*

**Math**

The diagram: it is a large triangle labelled ACD(AC a line horizontal, then AD and CD joining at the tip going down-so the triangle is "upside down" with the base up) with a line drawn that connects point E, which intersects segment CD at the middle(a median), with ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:14pm*

**Math**

(-3,5) (-2,-6) I do not understand equation of a line
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:50pm*

**Math**

A garden is edged with landscaping tiles that are 9.2 cm wide. The length of the garden is 6.2 m and the width of the garden is 5.6 m. What is the perimeter of the garden inside the landscaping tiles, to the nearest tenth of a meter?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:01pm*

**math**

Determine the quadratic function of the following: Congruent to y=-12x2; opens up; vertex at (-3,2)
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:57pm*

**MATH**

I am trying to find the rule for a function table with input 2, output 30; input 3, output 48; input 4, output 66.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:07pm*

**math**

Use the following situation to answer the question. The number of letters (n) which can be typed on a sheet of paper varies inversely as the square of the size (s) of the letters used. What is the relationship connecting n and s?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:04pm*

**math**

kurt cut pizzas into wedges measuring 40 degrees if each person eats one slice of pizza how many could he feed with two whole pizzas
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:00pm*

**Math help**

What type of graph does not show the number of times a response was given? box-and-whisker plot line plot stem-and-leaf plot bar graph Is the answer A? Thank you for your help
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:50pm*

**business math**

Stereo Inc. sells a stereo system for $500 down and monthly payments of $60 for the next 4 years. If the interest rate is 1.75% per month, find: a) The cost of the stereo. b) The total amount of interest paid.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:46pm*

**Math Answer Check**

P is a point on the terminal side of θ in standard position. Find the exact value of the six trigonometric functions for θ. P(-8, -8) Ans: cotangent: 1 secant: negative square root 2 cosecant: negative square root 2 sin: square root 2 / 2 cosine: square root 2 / 2 ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:49pm*

**Math **

A mail truck picks up two boxes of mail from the post office. The total weight of the boxes is 32 pounds. One box is 8 pounds heavier than the other box. How much does each box weigh?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:28pm*

**math**

what are the procedures on how to measure the length of an object with a ruler?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:51pm*

**Math**

Q. Tickets to the rodeo sell for $12 each. If they are bought in groups of 10 or more, you revice 1/4 (fraction) off the price of each ticket. Julie wants to buy 14 tickets. How much will her total cost for the 14 tickets. A. Do I add 12 + 14? and minus the answer with 1/4 ? (...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:42pm*

**Math**

Q. On Friday night 2,950 people attended the rodeo, and 3,159 people attended on Saturday night. If the staudim seats 4,000 people, how many empty seats were there for two nights? - A. So do I add 3,159 + 2,950 = 6,109 and subtract 6,109 - 4,000 = 1,891?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:38pm*

**Math**

Nat has 5 pieces of string. Each piece is 7/8 inch long. How many inches of string does Nat have?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:37pm*

**3rd grade math**

what is the standard form of 213
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:32pm*

**Math**

If you divide this mystery number by 4, add 8, and multiply by 3 you get 42. What is the mystery number?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:24pm*

**math**

541,641,741.what is the next number.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:09pm*

**Math**

Is 2, 3, 5, 8, 12 arithmetic, geometric, neither, or both?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:08pm*

**Math**

7 7/8 + 2 11/12
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:58pm*

**Math**

The function h(t) = 2 + 50t -1.862t^2, where h(t) is the height in metres and t is the time in seconds, models the height of a golf ball above the planet Mercury's surface during its flight. A) What is the maximum height reached by the ball (i got 1165.8, is this correct) ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:48pm*

**Math**

What is the reference angle for θ = -195 degrees? Is it 75 degrees?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:36pm*

**Math**

Write two mixed numbers with a sum of 3.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:29pm*

**4th grade math**

What is the fomula to figure out the reasoning to this question? "Kurt cut pizzas into wedges measuring 40 degrees. If each person eats one piece of pizza, how many people could he feed with two whole pizzas?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:26pm*

**math**

How many 50 centimeter pieces of ribbon can Casey cut from a roll of 60 meters long?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:04pm*

**Math**

Hi! I need help with this question. Thanks! Directions: Try to find the number of solutions for the following system of equations then determine if it is Dependent, Inconsistent or Consistent. -3x-2y=6 x=-2-2/3y
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:58pm*

**Math**

Solve these system of equations. Then, write the final answer in (x,y) form. 1.) x-y=7 3x+2y=6 2.) 2x-4y=3 -3x+5y=1
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:57pm*

**math **

How many different permutations can be created when anne, Becky,Carlo, dan and Esi line up to buy movie tickets, if Esi always stand behind becky?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:56pm*

**business math**

This question is based on a standard modeling problem in business. The unit cost of a item (or drink or chemical) affects how much of the thing is sold. The revenue is the amount of money raised from sales. Hence, raising price should drop sales, but that may result in more ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:52pm*

**math**

the graph of y=f(x) is transformed into y=-f(1/3x+9)+8. a.Describe the transformations in correct sequence. b.Is there any other sequence of transformations that could produce the final graph? If so, describe all possible ones.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:49pm*

**math **

Solve for n: (n-2)!/(n-3)!=15 and (n-2)!/(n-1)=12
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:46pm*

**Math**

The theater offers a yearly membership for which customers pay a fee of $50 after which they pay only $1 per movie Create an equation for the membership deal Use C for the cost in dollars and N for the number of movies rented
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:13pm*

**7th grade math**

For questions 1, 2 identify each sentence as arithmetic, geometric both or neither. 1) 7, 9, 11, 13 ...... A) arithmetic B) geometric C) both D) neither (my answer) 2) 2, 1, 1/2, 1/4, .... A) arithmetic B) geometric C) both (my answer) D) neither
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 3:26pm*

**math**

Given the proportion 3x+2y/7=2x+3y/8, determine the value of xy^2-x^2y/x^3+y^3 This is what I got so far... 3x+2y/7=2x+3y/8=k 3x+2y=7k 2x+3y=8k And that's where I'm stuck at solving this math question.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 3:17pm*

**math**

the perimeter of a paved area being built at a playground it's going to be 46 meters is the land and went are each a whole number of meters what should the length and width of the area be to cover the greatest possible area draw a picture and make an organized list to solve
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:42pm*

**MATH**

How do I write one equations in slope-intercept form, and three other lines in slope-intercept form that are perpendicular to the first line ?? for ex. If I pick the equation y=2/3x+4 for the first equation. and for the second line , the slope -2/3x +4 , how about the 3rd and ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:08pm*

**math**

This is a continuous from my last question Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2) with x ≠ 2. On what intervals is the graph of g concave down? Justify your answer. ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:06pm*

**math**

How do you solve? what is the area if it is 32. times smaller that 3003.014cm?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 1:45pm*

**math**

Mary invested $3,750 for 42 months at a simple interest rate of 3.85%. How much interest did she earn?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 1:31pm*

**math**

Berkley has 10 pieces of ribbon that are 2 yards each. She uses 8 pieces that are 3 feet long. How many feet of ribbon does Berkley have?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:13pm*

**Math**

Jane collected 53 dollar notes for the competition of which x are $2 notes and y is $10 notes. The total value of the dollar notes is $394. Form 2 equations in terms of x and y. Solve the equations and hence find the number of $2 notes
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:19am*

**Math**

A painter bought some paint for $500. He paid $x for each litre of paint. He accidentally spilt 5 liters of paint and sold the remainder of the psint for $2/litre more than he paid for it. If he made a profit of $40, find the amount he paid for each litre of paint.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:16am*

**Math**

3x^2+5xy-2y^2=0, where y is not the same as 0. Find the possible values of x/y
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 11:13am*

**math**

what is set-up for three dollars less than half of $128. ?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:42am*

**EDUC2120**

Treena is a personable student in Mr. Jordan’s math class. Mr. Jordan can see that Treena is popular with her peers. He regularly sees her conversing animatedly with her friends in the cafeteria and before and after school. She does well in class also. Her homework is ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:25am*

**math**

25 % of a class of 40 students are girls. When some new girls joined the class, the percentage of girls increased to 40 %. How many new girls are joined the class
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 10:05am*

**Math**

Find the future value of an ordinary annuity that calls for depositing $100 at the end of every 6 months for 15 years into an account that earns 7% interest compounded semiannually. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:42am*

**Math**

The concentration (in milligrams per liter) of an antibiotic in the blood is given by the geometric series A + Aekt + Ae2kt + + Ae(n − 1)kt where A is the number of milligrams in one dose of the antibiotic, n is the number of doses, t is the time between doses, and k is ...
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 9:32am*

**math**

Limx-0 sinx/tanx+tanx.sinx
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8:41am*

**Math**

An agent receives a monthly salary of 1500 plus a 4% commission on every home sold what amount of monthly sales will he earn at least 5000
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:53am*

**Math - 7th grade (repost)**

Can someone please help? I'm given a box and whisker plot that represents the cost, in dollars, of 12 CDs. How can I determine how many CD's cost between $14.60 (Q1 value) and $26 (Q3 value) and how many CD's cost less than $14.60?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 7:08am*

**Math**

Solve the simultaneous equation 1/p minus 1/q = 3/2 1/p plus 1/q = 4
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:36am*

**Math**

y is directly proportional to the cube of x. If x is increased by 50% show that the percentage increase in y is 237.5%
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 6:30am*

**math**

a person's heart may beat at 75 beats per minute. how many beats would that translate into a day?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 5:03am*

**Math**

Show that log base b [(x + (sqrt x^2-5))/5] is equal to -log base b (x-(sqrt x^2-5))
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:08am*

**Math**

If m ≥ n > 1, what is the largest possible value of log base m (m/n) + log base n (n/m)?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 4:07am*

**math**

Limx-0 sinx/tanxsecx+tanx.sinx
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 2:02am*

**math**

Let f(x) = −3x + 5. For what value of x does function f have the given value? f(x) = −1
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 1:34am*

**math**

Suppose you borrowed $15000 to buy a car at an interest rate 7.2% compounded monthly. What will the monthly payments be on loans of 36, 48 and 60 months if you do not have to put any money down on the financing?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 1:09am*

**math**

Aisha invests twice the amount invested the previous month. If she invested $26.25 during the 1st month, how much did she invest during the 6th month?
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:49am*

**math**

Evaluate using L'Hopital Rule? lim as x approaches x from left (1-x)^(3/x)
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:14am*

**math**

in a spin circle are numbers 10, 2, 4,6, 2, 8, what is the probability of spinning a 2 at first spin.
*Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 12:06am*

**math.**

y=2/5x+c, determine the value of c if the line passes through the point P(-2,-4). answer: c=-16/5 ?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:42pm*

**Math - 7th grade**

I'm given a box and whisker plot that represents the cost, in dollars, of 12 CDs. How can I determine how many CD's cost between $14.60 (Q1 value) and $26 (Q3 value) and how many CD's cost less than $14.60?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:36pm*

**Math**

order of operation (100-7 x 2+3) /10
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:25pm*

**Math**

Theo made the table below to show the number of middle school students who attended the last football game. If the data were displayed in a circle graph, how many degrees would be in the sector representing the eigth graders? Grade 6 Number of students in attendance 375. Grade...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:10pm*

**Math**

The circle graph shows data on the suitability of land for farming. Which three categories together account for exactly half of the land? The percetage for Too Shallow is 13% The percentage for Chemical Problems is 25% The percentage for Too Dry is 30% The percentage for ...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 11:02pm*

**Math**

Explain how you could write 35% as the sum of two benchmark prevents or as a multiple of a percent.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:50pm*

**math**

Kibet left school by bicycle at 8:00 a.m. and took 1 ½ hours to reach the market 20 km away. Akinyi left the school for the market by car at 8:30 a.m. The average speed of the car was 80 km /h. What was the difference between their arrival times?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:45pm*

**Math**

Grade 7 students were surveyed to determine how many hours per day they spent on various activities. The results are shown in the circle graph below. About how many hours per day altogether were spent on watching TV and homework? The percentage for watching TV is 13% The ...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:44pm*

**Math**

a basketball tournament starts with 64 teams. after one loss the team is out. how many games does the team that wins the tournament have to play? 64/2=32 32/2=16 16/2=8 8/2=4 4/2=2 2/2=1 The answer is 6 games. How would I write the number sentence?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:19pm*

**math**

3y-6=20
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:12pm*

**Math**

Plane A leaves the airport. One hour later, Plane B leaves the same airport on the same course. It catches up to Plane A in 2.5 hours. The average speed of Plane B is 300km/h faster than Plane A. Find the speed of each plane.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:12pm*

**Math**

The cash in the school canteen contains x quarters and (30-x) dimes. If the total value of the coins is $5.85, how many of each kind of coins are there?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 10:06pm*

**math**

Evaluate this expression: (30-5) + (-7) this what I did (25) + (-7) is 18.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:52pm*

**math**

Nolan practices the piano for 1 2/5 hours every Saturday and Sunday. How long does he practice each weekend? Express your answer in hours and minutes.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:37pm*

**math**

An 18 ounce box of cereal sells for $2.88. What is the unit cost of the cereal?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:33pm*

**math**

Christina Dwyer is searching for a new job. She lives in Shreveport, Louisiana, and has interviews in Barrow, Alaska; Tucson, Arizona; and Rochester, New York. The cost of one-way flights between these four cities is as follows: Shreveport to Barrow costs $855, Shreveport to ...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 9:24pm*

**Math**

An object is launched at 9.8 meters per second from a 73.5-meter tall platform. The object's height s (in meters) after t seconds is given by the equation s(t)= -4.9t(-4.9t) - 9.8t = 73.5. When does the object strike the ground? I literally have no idea where to start
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 8:44pm*

**math**

Eric and Frank want to equally share 4/3 feet of rope. What length of rope should each friend get? Explain how to use a drawing to help solve the problem.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 8:19pm*

**Math**

How do you write 4/9 as a decimal? Thanks for the help.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 8:00pm*

**math**

The low temperature in one city was -4 degrees F. The low temperature in another city was 8 degrees F. Write an inequality to compare the temperature. HELP!
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:57pm*

**math**

The area of a square plot of land is 1156m2. The plot is to be fenced with three strands of wire. What is the length of the wire that is needed? Area = S2 √1156 = S S=34 P = 4s = 136 = 136(3) = 408
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:52pm*

**Math**

Q. On Friday night 2,950 people attended the rodeo, and 3,159 people attended Saturday night, if the stadium seats 4,000 people, how many seats were there for the two nights? - A. So do I subtract 3,159 - 4,000 = 951 & add 951 + 3,159 ?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:50pm*

**math**

A tank contained 22.5m^3 of water. More water was poured into the tank at the rate of 1.45m^3 per minutes. The tank was full at the end of 30 minutes. What is the capacity of the tank in tank? =22.5 + 1.45(30) =22.5 +43.5 = 66 = 66 * 1000 = 66000 liters
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:48pm*

**math**

David and John shared some money in the ratio 5:2 John received $30 less than David. How much money did John get?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:40pm*

**math**

Kool Klothes has determined that the revenue function for selling x thousand pairs of shorts is R(x) =-5x^2 + 21x. The cost function C(x) = 2x + 10 is the cost of producing the shorts. How many pairs of shorts must the company sell in order to break even
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:39pm*

**Math**

A rectangular park has an area of 2_3 square mile. The length of the park is 22_3 the width of the park. What is the width of the park? this is the example of how they want them solving it The width of the room is 5/6 the length of the room. What are the dimensions of Kamal&#...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:38pm*

**Math**

How can you tell which fractions represent a umber that is less than 1% without doing any computation? .02/5, .2/5, 2/5, 2/50, 2/500. I know the numbers less than 1% are .02/5 and 2/500, but how do you know without doing the computation
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 7:01pm*

**math**

For questions 4–5, use the following two ways to display the test scores recieved on Mr. Alexander's math test. Use these displays to solve each problem. Stem | Leaf 6 | 8 9 7 | 0 3 5 8 9 8 | 1 2 2 5 7 8 8 9 9 | 0 2 3 Pie Chart: 80-89= 44.4% 90-99=16.6% 70-79=27.7% 60...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:46pm*

**Math, HELP PLEASE!**

is the sequence 2,3,5,8,12 geometric? please explain why
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:21pm*

**C. MATH**

I have tried and tried to get the answer but am still confused; please help, thank you... The “Limited Plan” offers a 15% discount for power usage between 7pm – 9am if most of your usage happens during that time. If not, then you lose your discount and you pay a...
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:14pm*

**math**

Q1.Two dozen eggs and a loaf of bread cost K4.82.Half a dozen eggs and two loaves of bread cost K2.29.What is the cost of a loaf of bread?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:14pm*

**math**

Q1.Two dozen eggs and a loaf of bread cost K4.82.Half a dozen eggs and two loaves of bread cost K2.29.Find the cost of a loaf of bread.
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 6:05pm*

**Math (ASAP)**

Solve the following inequalities. 1.) 3x + 2y < 6 2.) 2x^2 + y ≥ 2
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 5:56pm*

**math**

How many square yards of carpeting are needed to cover the floor of a rectangular room that is 21 ft. long and 12 ft. wide?
*Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 5:39pm*