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**math**

what is the correct description for the translation A to A? A)right 9;up 3 B)left 9;down 3 c)right 9;down 3 D)left 9; up 3 Is it D
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:55pm*

**math**

If 3 cats can catch 3 rats in 3 minutes, how many cats are needed to catch 60 rats in 1 hour?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:37pm*

**Finite Math**

Bill and Fred are betting on the outcome when two fair dice are rolled. If the dice sum is any even number, other than 8, Bill pays Fred $8. If the dice sum is 8, Bill pays Fred $1. If the dice sum is odd, Fred pays Bill $2. What is Fred's expected payoff for this game?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:31pm*

**math**

If sam spent 25% of his savings on a kite that coscost 20$ how much did sam hpave before he bought the kite 25×20=
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 6:15pm*

**math trigonometry **

By making use of a sketch,determine the value of 10 secant theta plus 13sin theta. And 5tan theta minus 12 equal to zero. (0,90)
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 3:07pm*

**Math-- Ms. Sue??**

You are designing a rectangular playground. ON YOUR SCALE DRAWING, THE VERTICES OF THE RECTANGLE ARE (6,3), (6,5), AND (8,3). wHAT ARE THE COORDINATES OF THE FOURTH VERTEX? 1: (4,5) 2: (8,5) 3: (8,1) 4: (5,8) <- My answer Determine which ordered pair is NOT a solution of y...
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2:18pm*

**Math**

A bag contains one violet marble, eight brown marbles, and seven white marbles. A marble is chosen and then replaced. What is P(brown then violet)? Is it 1/32?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 1:18pm*

**Math - Int Trig**

Write an equation for the function that is finally graphed after the following transformations are applied to the graph y=|x|. The graph is shifted right 3 units, stretched by a factor of 3, shifted vertically down 2 units, and finally reflected across the x-axis.
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 1:07pm*

**math**

if you tossed 2 nickles 100 times, how many times would you expect to get a)2 heads b)2 tails c)1 head and 1 tail
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:47pm*

**math**

suppose 2 nickles are tossed at the same time what are the possible outcomes? what are the possiblility of getting a)2 heads b)2 tails c)1 head and 1 tail
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:45pm*

**math**

A straight line is the shortest distance between two points. In a triangle, the sum of two sides of the triangle is greater than the third side. Also, a perpendicular drawn from a point to a line is the shortest distance from the point to the line.
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:09pm*

**math**

If two angles of a triangle are unequal, the sides opposite these angles are unequal, and the greater side lies opposite the greater angle.
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:07pm*

**Math (functions)**

I'm really confused on this question. Could you help me? (First time using this site by the way) The question is: use the function rule f(x) = 3x - 2. Fine output: f(1.5) Can you please explain how I get this?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 11:41am*

**math ratios**

the blue jays baseball team won 17 games and lost 14 games. what is the ratio of wins to losses?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 11:32am*

**math(compund interest )**

10.On 16 April 1990, $5000 was invested at 6% compounded semi annually.Find the amount accumulated on 16 October 1993 if the rate was charged to 8% compounded quarterly beginning 16 april 1992. semi annualy compounding= (2 times in years) quarterly compounding= (4 times in a ...
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 8:03am*

**math**

this investment require table factors for periods beyond the table. create the new table factor AND the present value for $100,000 (compound amount) for 50 years at a nominal rate of 5 percent with interest compounded annually thanks
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 5:32am*

**math**

what is the maturity value of $20.000 investment with the rate of 6 percent for a term of 15 years
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 5:21am*

**Math **

How many minutes would it take Rachel to jog 3 miles if she jogs 1/15 mile every minute?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2:59am*

**math(urgent)**

At the end of every year for 3 years, RM1000 will be invested in an account that offers 8% compounded annualy.Find the account amount at the end of the 3 years. the answer is $ 3246.40 in my calculation i solve 1000(1+o.08/1)^(3-1) =11664
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 2:48am*

**Math**

John has 1/4 yard of fabric. He cuts it into 3 equal pieces . What fraction of a yard is each piece of fabric? Choices are A. 1/12 yard B, 1/8 yard C. 1/2 yard D. 3/4 yard please help answer
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:43am*

**Math 2**

Ammeter has 1/4 of fabric. She cuts it into 3 equal pieces. What fraction of a yard is each piece of fabric?
*Thursday, May 15, 2014 at 12:01am*

**math**

Valerie plays a game using the spinner shown. During the game she will spin a total of 36 times. Which is the best prediction for the number of times she will get either "lose a turn" or "back 3" on the spinner?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:28pm*

**math**

The table shows the results of a spinner with four colored sections. Use the table to answer the question. The spinner is spun 50 more times. Which is the best prediction for the number of times the spinner will stop on white?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:35pm*

**math**

Three out of 200 machine parts were found to be defective. About how many parts would be expected to be defective out of 2500 parts?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:25pm*

**math**

Sheila drew single marbles from a bag, recorded the outcome, and replaced the marble. In 50 draws, Sheila drew 20 white marbles and 30 black marbles. What is the experimental probability that the next marble will be black?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:22pm*

**Math 2**

John solved 1/5 divided by 10 by using a related multiplication expression. Which multiplication expression did she solve? Choices are A. 5 *10 B. 1/5 *10. C. 5* 1/10 d. 1/5 *1/10
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 9:37pm*

**math/patterns**

9,1,6,11,16 what is the millionth term in this sequence?can anyone explain how to work it out please,thanks.
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:18pm*

**MAth **

Malcom has 1/2 gallon of soup. He pours the same amount of soup into 8 bowls. which equation represents the fractional part of a gallon of soup, n, in each bowl? Please he;p solve with the letter n. thanks
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:07pm*

**math**

There are 6 red marbles and 3 blue marbles in a bag. lou picks one without looking. what is the probability that lou picks a red marble?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:02pm*

**math**

the following investments require table factors for periods beyond the table, create the new table factors AND present value $31,000 (compound amount) time period is 50 years nominal rate is 5% and interest compounded annually thanks
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:00pm*

**math 2**

Jawan solved 8 divided by 1/3 by using a related multiplication expression. which multplication expression did he solve?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:54pm*

**math 2**

Ben is making a bread that calls for 5 cups of flour. He only has 1/2 cup measuring cup. How many times will Ben need to fill the 1/2 cup measuring cup to get the 5 cups of flour?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:52pm*

**Math 2**

twelve friends share 4 pizzas equally. what fraction of a pizza does each friend get?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:50pm*

**math**

sec( pi/7)-sec(2pi/7)+sec(3pi/7)
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 6:15pm*

**Math**

Please help me solve this problem: My great-grandfather invested $ 9. in a savings account in 1909. The amount of money in the account doubles every nine years. QUESTION; WHAT YEARWILL IT BE WHEN THE VALUE OF HIS INVESTMENT HITS $1 MILLION?................
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:30pm*

**math**

calculate the present value (principal) and compound interest on $900 (term of investment 1.75 years ) rate of 18% compounded monthly
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:08pm*

**Math**

If x<y, z=x/2 and a=y/2, then please show work/ explain A.z<a B.a>z C.a=z D.2a>y E.2x>2z
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:06pm*

**math**

-15 = y + 82
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 5:05pm*

**math**

for the month of january, an engine parts supplier company had the following financial information: merchandise inventory, january 1, $322,000, merchandise inventory january 31 $316,400, grooss purchases, $243,460, purchase returns and allowances $26,880 and frieght in $3,430 ...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 4:51pm*

**math**

4x+12=10 x=?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 4:28pm*

**math **

A tomato plant was 5 cm tall when it was planted. it has grown 1 meter. How tall is the tomato plant now? A. 15 cm B. 1.5 cm C. 150 cm D. 105 cm
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 4:10pm*

**math**

Nathaniel want to buy a new bike. His payment options are: Option 1: Pay $2055.99 cash. He only has $400.00 saved up, so he can take out a loan for the rest from his bank at a rate of 7.25% per annum over 2 years. Option2: Take the store payment plan of 12 monthly payments of...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 3:57pm*

**Math, Please Help**

1) Given the arithmetic sequence an = 4 - 3(n - 1), what is the domain for n? All integers where n ≥ 1 All integers where n > 1 All integers where n ≤ 4 All integers where n ≥ 4 2) What is the 6th term of the geometric sequence where a1 = 1,024 and a4 = -...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 3:47pm*

**Math**

Please help me, I have to solve these problems: My great-grandfather invested $ 9.00 in a savings account in 1909. The amount of money in the account double every 9 years. * How much money would be in the account 99 years later?------------- * By what percentage does the ...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 3:26pm*

**Math **

Math - Tyler, Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:51pm Solve (z +2)^ 4/3 = 4 where z is a real number please helpp
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:52pm*

**Math **

Solve (z +2)^ 4/3 = 4 where z is a real number
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:34pm*

**Math**

How do you find y' of y=tan^2(x^4)?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:30pm*

**Math**

1) Given the arithmetic sequence an = 4 - 3(n - 1), what is the domain for n? All integers where n ≥ 1 All integers where n > 1 All integers where n ≤ 4 All integers where n ≥ 4 2) What is the 6th term of the geometric sequence where a1 = 1,024 and a4 = -...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:23pm*

**math**

what was the interest rate on the loan for $50,000 if the interest amounted to $4500 for 9 months
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:06pm*

**math**

9. list three different ways to write 5^11 as the product of two powers. Explain why all three of your expressions are equal to 5^11 (4 point) Can you help me with this Ms.Sue
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:04pm*

**Math **

An initial amount of $2900 is invested in an account at an interest rate of 4% per year, compounded continuously. Find the amount in the account after six years. Round your answer to the nearest cent.
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 1:49pm*

**Math**

The right side of the orchestra section of the Nederlander Theatre in New York City has 19 rows, and the last row has 27 seats. The number of seats in each row increases by 1 as you move toward the back of the section. How many seats are in this section of the theatre?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 12:07pm*

**Math**

Courtney organized a charity walk. In the first year, the walk generated $3000. She hopes to increase this amount by $900 each year for the next several years. If her goal is met, in how many years will the walk have generated a total of at least $65,000 for the charity?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 12:03pm*

**math**

jake has decided upon three business ventures to invest in. The total cost of investing in all three ventures will be $15,000. Investing in the first venture will cost $3,000 more than investing in both the second and the third venture. According to Jake’s research, his ...
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 11:04am*

**Math**

find the coordinates of the image of the point (5, -1) dilated with center at the origin, scale factor 3
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 10:37am*

**math**

CD sales at corner music increased 145% last year. which number is equivalent to 145%? A. 14,500 B. 145 C. 1.45 D. O.O145 i think C but im not sure
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 9:31am*

**math (urgent )**

13.875-0.1875(56.375)/8-2 (1/8+27.125/300.875 the answer is 1.1908 but when i calculate use calculator i cant get the answer.we need solve value in the bracket first then multipe by first value or how ? pls
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 8:03am*

**Math**

Gina has 24 feet of fence, she wants to make the largest rectangular area possible for her rabbit to play in , what length should she make each side of the rabbit penn?
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 2:32am*

**math**

the mean weigh of 500 male students at a certain college is 151 lb , and the standard deviation is 15 lb. assuming that the weights are normally distributed , how many students weigh more then 181 lb.
*Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 1:24am*

**Math**

One pipe fills a tank in 1 hour while another pipe can fill the same tank in 2 hours. How long will it take to fill the tank if both pipes are used.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:56pm*

**math**

Nathaniel want to buy a new bike. His payment options are: Option 1: Pay $2055.99 cash. He only has $400.00 saved up, so he can take out a loan for the rest from his bank at a rate of 7.25% per annum over 2 years. Option2: Take the store payment plan of 12 monthly payments of...
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:47pm*

**Math**

. Below, the standard addition algorithm is being used to add three two-digit numbers. 4z 27 +x5 y14 If x, y and z each represent a different digit from 0 to 9, what is the value of (x)(y)(z)?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:23pm*

**math**

a parking lot charges $1.50 for the first hour of parking and 55 cents for each additional half hour how much would it cost to park a car from 12:45pm to 6:15 pm
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:09pm*

**Math 6th Grade **

Compare using < , > , or =. –15 _____ –21 (1 point) 1. < 2. > 3. = (picked > )
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:17pm*

**Math 6th Grade **

Compare using < , > , or =. –15 _____ –21 (1 point) 1. < 2. > 3. = (picked > )
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:23pm*

**HELP MATH 5th grade **

Sam has 3 pets. Monday she uses d cans of pet food. Tuesday she uses 6 cans Wednesday Thursday and Friday uses 4 cans each day How many cans does she use during thse 5 days? which number is not needed to solve problem? 4 3 5 6 - please explain
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:08pm*

**Math **

A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results. 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from this data, what ...
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 7:50pm*

**Math**

174.69 rounded to 2 sig figs
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 7:23pm*

**math**

create a function that models In dollars the total payout T2 after a given month × the listedgraph month is X 6 months M2 IS 2¢ 6¢ 8¢ 10¢ 12¢ and T2 is 3¢ 7¢ 13¢ 21¢ 31¢ 43¢ (hint) t2 is just a double transformation ...
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 7:13pm*

**math**

In a shipment of 50 calculators,4 are defective. Two calculators are randomly selected and tested. What is the probability that both are defective if the first one is not replaced after being tested?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:54pm*

**math**

A nationwide survey showed that 65% of all children in the U.S. dislike eating vegetables. If three children are chosen at random, what is the probability that all three dislike eating vegetables? Write as a percent to the nearest tenth.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:49pm*

**math**

what is the even numbers here 13, 12, 10, 19, 16? what is the odd numbers here 17 18 15 16 11?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:36pm*

**math/probability**

a deck of cards contains 6 blue, 7 yellow cards, three red cards, and 5 green cards. what is the theoretical probability of drawing a blue card replacing it and drawing a yellow card?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 6:11pm*

**Math Solve for X?**

Solve for x. (5x^2 - 12x) / (x^2 + 5x - 24) <= 0
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 5:22pm*

**math**

5.If inequalities are multiplied by positive number, the order remains the same. If x>y and z>0, then xz>yz. However, if inequalities are multiplied by negative numbers the order is reversed. If x>y and z<0 then xz<yz Please show work and explain.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:57pm*

**Math **

the ordered pairs (2,-11) and (5,-20) are solutions to which of the following equations? (1.)y=3x-5 (2.)y=-3x+5 (3)y=3x+5 (4.) y=-3x-5
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:48pm*

**math**

If unequal quantities are subtracted from equal quantities, the remainders are unequal in the opposite order. Since 25=25 and 5>3, then 20<22. If x=y and a>d, then x-a<y-d. Please show work and explain.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:33pm*

**Math**

given 'ray'v=(1, 2) and 'ray'w=(-2, -3) find the coordinates of 'ray'v+'ray'w
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:29pm*

**math **

A rectangle is plotted in the coordinate plane. The vertices (corners) of the rectangle are given as A(–2,3), B(4,3); C(–2, –2) and D(x,y). What is the ordered pair for point D?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:26pm*

**Math**

If a an b are nonzero constant, simplify {√3 a sin (pi/b)}^2 + {√3 a cos (pi/b)}^2
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:11pm*

**Math**

Express sin(x+y+z) in terms of cosines and sines of x, y and z
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:07pm*

**Math**

what is the measure of the angle of rotation with respect to two lines that intersect to form a 25° angle?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:56pm*

**math**

Sue has a balance of $35 in her checking account. She writes one check for $10, and three checks for $9 each. What is her balance now?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:53pm*

**Math**

Deana invests some money that earns interest compounded annually. At the end of the first year, she earns $400 in interest. At the end of the second year, she earns $432 in interest. a) what interest rate, compounded annually, is deana earning? b) how much did she invest?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:21pm*

**math**

A number from 20 to 30 is drawn at random. Posibility of it not a 23
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:19pm*

**Math - Trigonometry**

From an aeroplane, at an altitude of 2.3km, the angle of depression of the airport is 32Degrees and the angle of depression of the town is 18degrees (both are in direct line ahead of the plane) How far is the town from the airport?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:09pm*

**math**

when the temperature is 68 degrees F, the speed of sound in the air is approximately 343 meters per second. Approximately how many kilometers does sound travel in five seconds
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 3:02pm*

**Math**

which of the following is the equation in slope intercept form of the line that passes through (0, 2) and has a slope of -3? A. y = -3x + 2 B. y = 2x - 3 C. y = 2/3x + 0 D. y = -3/2x + 0
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2:58pm*

**Math**

An isosceles triangle has an area A, an apex angle 2 theta, and a height of h. Determine an expression for theta in terms of A and h.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2:23pm*

**Math 2**

Two friend share1/2 of a pineapple equally. What fraction of a whole pineapple does each friend get? Please answer
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2:17pm*

**Math 2**

Issac has a piece of rope that is 5 yards long. Into how many 1/2 yard pieces of rope can Issac cut the rope? Please help answer thx
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2:15pm*

**Math - Proportion**

The acoustic intensity, I, of a sound wave is proportional to the square of the pressure amplitude, P, and inversely proportional to the velocity, v, of the wave. a) what is the proportionality relationship? b) what happens to the intensity if both the pressure and velocity ...
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 1:24pm*

**Math - Trigonometry**

A 2m long ladder leaning against a wall makes an angle of 38 degrees with the wall. how far is the base of the ladder from the wall?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 12:21pm*

**math**

Orginal Budget Budgeted Volume Budgeted Quantity Budgeted Price 1,000 40.00 $40,000.00 F Flexible Budget Actual Value Budgeted Quantity Budgeted Price 1,200 41.67 $50,000.00 UF Orginal Budget/Flexible Budget Budgeted Volume Budgeted Quantity Budgeted Price 1,000 $40.00 $40,000...
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:58am*

**Math**

Find the present value, using the present value formula and a calculator. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) Achieve $225,500 at 8.65% compounded continuously for 8 years, 125 days.
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 11:19am*

**math**

There are only Chinese and Malay pupils in a hall.The ratio of the number of boys to the number of girls is 2:3.The ratio of the number of Chinese boys to the number of Malay boys is 5:3.There are 178 more Chinese boys than Malay boys.How many girls are there in the hall?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 9:53am*

**Math**

mollly uses 192 beads to make a necklace and a bracelet. it takes 5 times as many beads to make a necklace than it does to make a bracelet. How many beads are used to make the necklace?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:16am*

**math**

A 7%,6O day note was discounted at 15 days before the maturity date. If the discount rate was 5.5% and the proceeds received were $ 997,77,find a)the amount of discount that was charged b)face vaalue what is the formula
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 8:13am*

**math**

The volume of the sphere is given find its radius V=1200 ft^3
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 4:17am*

**Math**

Whats my rule Input 140. Output. 22 Input 100. Output. 62 Input. 91. Output. 71 So if the input is 10 what is the output?
*Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2:15am*

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