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Recent Homework Questions About Arithmetic

math
The arithmetic mean of two numbers is 9 and their geometric mean is 3√5. Find these numbers
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 by Dany

math
Given the numbers 10 and 40 their averages are obtained by different procedures 16, 20 and 25 respectively. Say which is the arithmetic mean and what is the geometric mean
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 by Victor

Algebra
The width of a rectangle is 2 less than twice its length. If the area of the rectangle is 82 cm^2, what is the length of the diagonal? Note: Your answer must be a number. It may not contain any arithmetic operations. w(w+20) = 8000 w^2+20w = 8000 w^2+20w-8000 = 0 (w-80)(w+100...
Monday, June 2, 2014 by Anonymous

College Algebra
The width of a rectangle is 2 less than twice its length. If the area of the rectangle is 82 cm^2, what is the length of the diagonal? Note: Your answer must be a number. It may not contain any arithmetic operations. w(w+20) = 8000 w^2+20w = 8000 w^2+20w-8000 = 0 (w-80)(w+100...
Monday, June 2, 2014 by Anonymous

Statistic
For 3 and 4 find the range, variance, and standard deviation. Round to the nearest tenth. 3. Twelve students were given an arithmetic test and the times (in minutes) to complete it were 10, 9, 12, 11, 8, 15, 9, 7, 8, 6, 12, 10 4. The normal daily temperatures (in degrees ...
Friday, May 30, 2014 by Artmisha

Math
If 5+x, 8, and 1+2x are consecutive terms in an arithmetic sequence, find x.
Thursday, May 29, 2014 by Han

Math
Find the sum of the arithmetic series -12-9-6-...39.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by Han

math
The simple formula for the nth term of an arithmetic sequence is an = 6n + 14. What is the explicit formula corresponding to the simple formula?
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 by junner

arithmetic
1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four numbers which are in ...
Saturday, May 24, 2014 by kartik hans

Math
Identify the sequence as arithmetic. geometric, or neither.. explain your answer 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2....
Friday, May 23, 2014 by kelsey

arithmetic
1. The first and last term of an A.P are, a and l respectively, show that the sum of nth term from the beginning and nth term from the end is a + l. 2. If mth term of an A.P be 1/n and nth term be 1/m, then show that its mnth term is 1. 3. The sum of four numbers which are in ...
Friday, May 23, 2014 by kartik hans

math
The 3rd term in an arithmetic sequence is 12, the 7th term is 24, a) How many common differences are there between a_3 and a_7? b) What is the common difference of the sequence? c) What is the first term in the sequence? a_1 d) What is the expression for this arithmetic sequence?
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 by edwin

Algebra
Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three items. 1. 14,19,24,29, . . . a. geometric; 34, 39, 44 b. arithmetic; 32, 36, 41 c. arithmetic; 34, 39, 44 d. The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic.
Sunday, May 18, 2014 by Shelin

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 by AMK

Algebra
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 by Anonymous

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 by AMK

Math
Is the following sequence a arithmetic,geometric or neither? 1.6, .8, .4, .2 my answer is geometric
Sunday, May 11, 2014 by steve

Algebra 2
Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an=8n, starting with n=1
Saturday, May 10, 2014 by Betrice Baker

Math
Identify the sequence as arithmetic, geometric, or neither. Explain your answer. 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2 . . .
Friday, May 9, 2014 by Cindy

Precalculus
1. In an arithmetic sequence, the fifth term, u5, is greater than the first term, u1. The difference between these terms is 36. a) find the common difference 9? The tenth term of the sequence is double the seventh term . b) find u1 2.5? 2. Consider the function f(x) = ax^3 -3x...
Monday, May 5, 2014 by Anonymous

math
Determine whether each sequence is arithmetic or geometric. Find the next three terms. 1. 14, 19, 24, 29, . . . (1 point) geometric, 34, 39, 44 arithmetic, 32, 36, 41 arithmetic, 34, 39, 44 *** The sequence is neither geometric nor arithmetic. 2. –4, 8, –16, 32...
Friday, May 2, 2014 by TTR+S<3

Trig
What is the sum of the arithmetic series where n=50 , t1=9 and t2=331
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 by Kiki

Trig
What is the sum of the arithmetic series where n=100 , t1=7 and t2=205
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 by Kiki

Trig
Find the 20th term of an arithmetic sequence with a=1 and d=1/2
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 by Kiki

Trig
Find the 6th term of the arithmetic sequence with a9=120 and a14=195
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 by Kiki

maths
1.hw many 3 digit nos are divisible by 7? 2.wat is d sum of product and quotient of 8 & 8? 3.if d average(arithmetic mean)of 25,31 and x is 3.value of x?
Saturday, April 26, 2014 by sithara

Math
1.Which explains why the sequence 216, 12, 2/3 is arithmetic or geometric? A.The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 6. B.The sequence is arithmetic because it decreases by a factor of 6 C.The sequence is geometric because it decreases by a factor of 1/18...
Friday, April 25, 2014 by Anonymous

Algebra1
Find the sum of the first 33 terms of the arithmetic sequence whose first term is 3 and whose 33rd term is -253.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 by Aly

Math question
Identify the sequence as arithmetic. geometric, or neither.. explain your answer 1.6, 0.8, 0.4, 0.2
Monday, April 21, 2014 by Blake Seaborn

math
Find the number of term s in the following arithmetic sequence. 3, 9, 15, 21... 123
Saturday, April 19, 2014 by Anonymous

arithmetic
a car traveled a distance of 195 miles in 3 hours 15 minutes what is the unit rate ? oris it answer 60 miles per hour
Saturday, April 19, 2014 by jane

math
identify the sequence 1.6, .8, .4, .2 as arithmetic, geometric, or neither and why.
Sunday, April 13, 2014 by steve

algebra 2
what is the sum of the first 11 terms of the arithmetic series in which asub one = -12 and d=5
Sunday, April 6, 2014 by kathy

arithmetic
Ana sees a computer that costs $1600. The store manager says next week will be on sale $350 less. What percent will Ana save
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 by Anonymous

PRE CALC
The 20th term of an arithmetic sequence is 27 and the first term is -11. What is the common difference??
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 by Aly

arithmetic
Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an = 4n, starting with n = 1.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 by Anonymous

Statistics
For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Shawn

Statistics
For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Shawn

Statistics
A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Shawn

Statistics
The distribution of a sample of the outside diameters of PVC gas pipes approximates a symmetrical, bell-shaped distribution. The arithmetic mean is 11.0 inches, and the standard deviation is 2.0 inches. About 68 percent of the outside diameters lie between what two amounts? 8....
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Shawn

Economics and Statistics
A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by Anonymous

Calculus
Posted by MG on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:54pm. The hands of a clock in some tower are 4.5m and 2m in length. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 9:00? (Hint: Use the law of cosines) The distance between the tips of the hands is changing at ...
Thursday, March 27, 2014 by MG

Maths
4x+1,2x+4 and x+3 are first three terms of arithmetic sequence determine the value of x
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 by Khahliso

Business & Economics
For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,033; 5,652; 6,407; 7,201; 8,719; 11,154; 15,121. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 12,240 ...
Monday, March 24, 2014 by Student5

arithmetic
An investment of $2,000 is earning interest at the rate of 6.2% compounded quarterly over 5 years. Approximately how much interest is earned on the investment?
Friday, March 21, 2014 by tiffany roberts

Algebra ll
Help please, I don't understand how to do this... Give an example of an arithmetic sequence that is found in the real world. Find the common difference and write a recursive and iterative rule for the sequence. Use one of the rules to find another term of the sequence. ...
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 by Me and I

arithmetic
if you 99 lines on a piece of paper so that no two lines are pallarel to each other and no three lines pass through the same point,how many times will they will intersect?
Sunday, March 9, 2014 by ma!@#$%^&a kagiso

mathematics
MATHEMATICS PLEASE HELP ME!!! In an arithmetic series the 3rd term is twice the 8th term find the first 25 terms
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by brad johnson

math
In an arithmetic series the 3rd term is twice the 8th term. Find the sum of the first 25 terms.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by simamkele libalele

mathematis
consider the arithmetic sequence:-4;-1;2;5...if the nth term of the sequence is 74 determine the value of n
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 by mmatshepho

arithmetic
The ratio of the sum of the first 8 terms of a G.P. to the sum of the first 4 terms of the same G.P. is 97:81, where the common ratio of the G.P. is a real number. What is the common ratio?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by priya

Math.G.P
The 1st term of a G.P is equal to x-2,the 3rd term is x+6 and the arithmetic mean of the 1st and 3rd terms stands in the ratio to the 2nd 5:3.find the value of x.
Friday, February 14, 2014 by Miracle

math
Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an = 8n, starting with n = 1
Saturday, February 8, 2014 by lee

math
the fourth term of an arithmetic progression is equal to 3 times the first term and the seventh term exceeds twice the third term by 1 find the first term and the common differrence
Friday, February 7, 2014 by kruthi

Math
The sum of the first n terms of an arithmetic series is given by: Sn=5/2n^2 + 7/2n. Determine: 3.2.1 The common difference. 3.2.2 The tenth term
Sunday, February 2, 2014 by Apiwe

math
find the 4th term of an arithmetic sequence whose first term is -8 and whose 9th term is 32.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 by breauna

Maths
if the 29th term of arithmetic series is double of 19th term then find the 9th term.
Thursday, January 30, 2014 by Arpan

Algebra 1
Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, what is the common difference? -12, -7, -2, 3,… (1 point)
Monday, January 27, 2014 by Gabby

Math
Two terms of an arithmetic sequence are t6=-3 and t11=-13. What is t20?
Saturday, January 18, 2014 by Sandara

calculus
i need to find the derivative using chain rule: (x^2 + 2x - 6)^2 (1-x^3)^2 i got the answer from a site but the problem is i cannot get my work to match up with the answer, i dont know what im doing wrong. answer: 10x^9 + 36x^8 − 64x^7 − 182x^6 + 168x^5 + 80x^4 + ...
Monday, January 13, 2014 by eric

arithmetic sequences
a new car cost $13,000 and is depreciating by $900 each year. how much will the car cost be worth after 4 years?
Thursday, January 9, 2014 by alexis

arithmetic sequences
a tube containing 3 ounces of toothpaste is being used at at rate of 0.15 ounces per day. how much toothpaste will be in the tube after one week?
Thursday, January 9, 2014 by alexis

arithmetic sequences
jessie is playing an arcade game that costs 50cents for the first game and 25cents to continue if she loses. how much will she spend on the game if she continues 9 times?
Thursday, January 9, 2014 by alexis

Maths
If 9th term of an arithmetic progression is 0, prove that its 29th term is double the 19th term.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 by Anonymous

Math
Tell whether each sequence is arithmetic. Justify your answer. If the sequence is arithmetic, write a function rule to represent it. 15. 128, 64, 32, 16... 16. 3, 3.25, 3.5, 3.75..
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by Macie

math
A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by Shakira

math
A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by Shakira

Math
A friend opens a savings account by depositing $1000. He deposits an additional $75 into the account each month. a. What is a rule that represents the amount of money in the account as an arithmetic sequence? b. How much money is in the account after 18 months? Show your work.
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by Shakira

math
i need help on properties of arithmetic
Wednesday, January 8, 2014 by jessica

algebra
the third term of an arithmetic sequence is 14 and the ninth term is -1. Find the first four terms of the sequence
Tuesday, December 17, 2013 by Anonymous

Mathematics
The 25 term of an Arithmetic Progression is 7 1/2 and the sum of the first 23 terms is 98 1/2. Find the i. 1st term ii. common difference iii. sum of the first 30 terms
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by Jamiu

Precal
Find x such that -8 x - 3, 3 x - 1, and 2 x + 49 are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence. x=?
Friday, November 29, 2013 by Teagan

Math
Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If it is, write a function rule to represent it. 0.2, -0.6, -1.4, -2.2 This is an arithmetic sequence, but I do not understand the function rule of A(n) = 0.2 - 0.8(n-1), which is the given answer.
Sunday, November 17, 2013 by Anonymous

Math help please
1. Each time a touchdown is scored in a football game, 6 points are added to the score of the scoring team. A team already has 12 points. What rule represents the number of points as an arithmetic sequence when n is the number of touchdowns scored? A(n) = 12 + 6n A(n)12 - (n...
Thursday, November 14, 2013 by Charlotte

math
What is the 32nd term of the arithmetic sequence where a1 = -32 and a9 = -120?
Friday, November 8, 2013 by Anonymous

physics
Suppose a ball of putty moving horizontally with 1kg.m/s of momentum collides and sticks to an identical ball of puffy moving vertically with 1 kg.m/s of momentum. Why is their combined momentum not simply the arithmetic sum, 2 kg.m/s?
Friday, November 8, 2013 by Anonymous

Math-Trigonometry
Show that if x, y, and z are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence, and tan y is defined, then (sin x + sin y + sin z) / (cos x + cos y + cos z) = tan y. So I tried letting x = y-k (since x,y,z are consecutive terms of an arithmetic sequence), then z= y+k So we get (sin(...
Thursday, November 7, 2013 by Sam

math
Find the 7th term of arithmetic progression...12,20,28.
Monday, October 28, 2013 by sirvic

arithmetic
If 48 marbles are to be divided between Bill and Carl in the ration 3:5, how many marbles will Bill get?
Friday, October 25, 2013 by milton

math
The terms 4x + 36, 2x - 6, and 3x - 27 are consecutive terms in an arithmetic sequence. What is the value of x ?
Friday, October 25, 2013 by amira

arithmetic
round .44857 to the nearest hundreths?
Friday, October 25, 2013 by donny

arithmetic
5. Assume that if students buy more than $250 of art supplies in one visit, they may put the charge on a student account with terms of 2/10 EOM. If a student makes the purchase on September 16, on what day does the 2% discount expire? If the purchase is made on September 26, ...
Sunday, October 20, 2013 by Anonymous

Geometry
Please answer at least one . PLEASE 1. Triangle XYZ has a right angle at Y. V,W are on XZ such that XV=XY. WZ=YZ, find ANGLE VYW . 2. STUVWXYZ is a regular octagon. Find SW/ TZ. 3. The interior angles of a convex polygon form an arithmetic progression with a common difference ...
Saturday, October 19, 2013 by Jayden

arithmetic
How do you solve this for h? A=1/2(b1 plus b2)?
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 by Reed

Math
how many terms of the arithmetic sequence -5,-1,3,… must be added to reach the sum of 400
Monday, October 7, 2013 by Pre-Cal

arithmetic
2+15/3*5=
Sunday, October 6, 2013 by mike

math
the arithmetic series 1 + 4 + 7 + ....tn has a sum of 1001. how many terms does the series have?
Thursday, October 3, 2013 by buffy

math
x, y, 3y If the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 numbers above is 3x and x≠0, What is y in terms of x?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 by Anonymous

math
x, y, 3y If the average (arithmetic mean) of the 3 numbers above is 3x and x≠0, What is y in terms of x?
Saturday, September 28, 2013 by mike

algebra 1
Tell whether the sequence is arithmetic. If the sequence is arithmetic, write a function rule to represent it. 12, –9, 6, –3, ...
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 by bobby

algebra
I need to find the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence in an =(2)^n-1 n=1 I don't know now to type the n's smaller.
Saturday, September 21, 2013 by Alaska Diamond

arithmetic
28,000 X .05% compounded for 33 years =
Thursday, September 19, 2013 by tom

arithmetic
If I WALK FROM MARKER 8.8 MILE TO MARKER 11.8 MILE HOW FAR IS THAT?
Sunday, September 15, 2013 by Carlos

Math
Alpha writes the infinite arithmetic sequence 10, 8, 6, 4, 2, 0... Beta writes the infinite geometric sequence 9, 6, 4, 8/3, 16/9,... Gamma makes a sequence whose n^th term is the product of the n^th term of Alpha's sequence and the n^th term of Beta's sequence: 10*9,8...
Sunday, September 15, 2013 by Speedo

Math
1. Select the first five terms in the arithmetic sequence an= 2 n , starting with n =1 A. ( 1 / 2 , 1/4 ,1/6, 1/8, 1/10) B. ( 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 ) C. ( 3 , 4 , 5 , 6, 7 ) D. ( 2 , 4, 6 , 8, 10 ) My answer is D. 2. Select the first five terms in the geometric sequence an = ( 2...
Saturday, September 14, 2013 by Queta

Math - Averages
Six dogs have an average(arithmetic mean) weight of 55 pounds. If the heaviest dog weighs 100 pounds, the lightest dog weighs 5 pounds, and the second-lightest dog weighs 30 pounds, what is the average weight of the other 3 dogs in pounds?
Friday, September 13, 2013 by Venus

Math - Averages
The test average for Louis' calculus class is found by taking the arithmetic mean of his four best test scores. If his first four test scores are 65,82,76 and 87, what score must he get on the fifth test to raise his test average to an 85?
Friday, September 13, 2013 by Venus

MaTh
Let a_1, a_2, . . . , a_10 be an arithmetic sequence. If a_1 + a_3 + a_5 + a_7 + a_9 = 17 and a_2 + a_4 + a_6 + a_8 + a_{10} = 15, then find a_1.
Monday, September 2, 2013 by Speedo

arithmetic
after 12 years, ria will be 3 times as old as she was 4 years ago. find her present age.
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 by nishu

mathematics
the arithmetic mean of x,y and z is 6 while that of x,y,z,t,u,v and w is w. Calculate the arithmetic mean of t,u,v and w.
Saturday, August 24, 2013 by lawrence

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