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March 5, 2015

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Math
An airplane flys at a constant altitude of 2 miles and a constant speed of 600 miles per hour on a straight course that will take it directly over a kangaroo on the ground. How fast is the angle of elevation of the kangaroo's line of sight increasing when the distance from...
October 7, 2014

English
After one drink, he drank another, it means that he fluidly drank a lot, until he fell asleep
October 6, 2014

Pre Calculus
It does not say anything really about finding how many positive and negative roots. It only says how you can find the number of zeros.
October 6, 2014

Pre Calculus
Using Descartes' Rule of Signs how can you determine the number of positive and negative zeros (roots) a polynomial may have?
October 6, 2014

History *repost* (sorry!)
Yes, I believe so
October 6, 2014

Math
I see, for this problem you would have to plug in numbers with trial and error, by doing this you get x=-2 as one of the roots, then you would factor (x+2)out of the problem. Then you would get x²-6x+9. This is a perfect square, so when you factor that, you get (x-3)^2. ...
October 6, 2014

Math
You would factor by grouping
October 6, 2014

AP English Language and Comp
Chillingworth, because he practically devoted his whole life to evil
October 6, 2014

AP English Language and Comp
Whose sin is blacker- Chillingworth's or Dimmesdale's? Why? (The Scarlet Letter)
October 6, 2014

math
99
October 6, 2014

Algebra II
You are correct!
October 6, 2014

Geography
By footprints do you mean carbon footprint? If so, countries with larger carbon footprints are generally more advanced and are industrialized, while countries with smaller footprints are generally less developed.
October 6, 2014

Pre Calculus
It says, Use the Factor theorem to determine whether x-c is a factor of x: f(x)=-4x^3 +5x^2 +8 and c=-2 That is what it says in the textbook
October 6, 2014

Pre Calculus
If f(x)=-4x^3 +5x^2 +8 and c=-2 is c a factor of x?(Use the Factor Theorem)
October 6, 2014

Math
They are imaginary because a negative number cannot be square rooted.
October 6, 2014

Math Proof
0<=b_n<=a_n. a) if a_n-->0 then b_n-->0. b) if a_n-->infinity then b_n-->infinity I don't know where to start.
October 6, 2014

math
Is she giving 3 pieces of candy to each student?
October 6, 2014

Algebra
Find a number such that the sum of two times the number and six times its reciprocal is 79/5.
October 6, 2014

US History
The teacher didn't give us a textbook, I would just like to know the different economic purposes between the two colonies.
October 5, 2014

US History
Can you elaborate on that a little bit more?
October 5, 2014

US History
Although the New England, and the Chesapeake region were both settled largely by people of english orgin, by 1700 the regions had evolved into 2 distinct societies. Why did this difference in development occur?
October 5, 2014

Geography
Should geographers regard culture and social customs as generalizations about a group of people, or should they say it comes from people's interaction with the physical environment?
October 5, 2014

math
In mathematics class, 30 students received an A on the third test, which is 125% of the students who received an A on the second test. How many students received an A on the second test?
October 5, 2014

math
explain what do you need to do to extend number pattern?
October 2, 2014

Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry
-y=-3x y=3x 5x+2(3x)=22 5x+6x=22 11x=22 x=2 y=3(2) y=6
September 29, 2014

EVERYONE
HI. For one of my classes i need to invent/innovate a product. So it is a year long project and if anyone has anyone sort of ideas it would be really helpful. Thanks (Thin along the lines of what you really hate and need fixed)
September 29, 2014

Numerical Analysis
Find the parabolically terminated cubic spline through the data ppoints (0,1),(1,1)(2,1)(3,1),(4,1). Is this spline also not-a-Knot? natural?
September 29, 2014

math mks
the tempreture was -8 f at 6 a.m. and rose 15 f at 9 a.m. the answer is 7 what is the question?
September 29, 2014

Physics
A swimmer, capable of swimming at a speed of 1.44 m/s in still water (i.e., the swimmer can swim with a speed of 1.44 m/s relative to the water), starts to swim directly across a 2.21-km-wide river. However, the current is 0.840 m/s, and it carries the swimmer downstream. (a) ...
September 28, 2014

physics
A radar antenna is tracking a satellite orbiting the earth. At a certain time, the radar screen shows the satellite to be 118 km away. The radar antenna is pointing upward at an angle of 58.2 ° above the ground. Find (a) the x and (b) the y components (in km) of the ...
September 28, 2014

Abstract Algebra
If G is a group with exactly 66 elements of order 14, how many subgroups of order 14 does G have?
September 26, 2014

math problem (please help)
d. (f+g)(x)=f(x)+g(x), just add the two polynomials together. you'll get 5x^2-x-4
September 26, 2014

math problem (please help)
switch your x and y like original : y=(7x-8)/(x-1) to: x=(7y-8)/(y-1) and solve for y. so: xy-1=7y-8=> xy-7y=-7=> y(x-7)=-7 => y=-7/(x-7)
September 26, 2014

statistics
The 92 million Americans of age 50 and over control 50% of all discretionary income (AARP Bulletin, March 2008). AARP estimated that the average annual expenditure on restaurants and carry out food was $1873 for individuals in this age group. Suppose this estimate is based on ...
September 26, 2014

Chemistry
A scientist wants to make a solution of tribasic sodium phosphate, Na3PO4, for a laboratory experiment. How many grams of Na3PO4 will be needed to produce 400mL of a solution that has a concentration of Na+ ions of 1.10M ?
September 24, 2014

Metric Spaces Proof
d(x,y)={ 1 if x does not equal y 0 if x=y Prove that d satisfies the axioms of a metric. clearly it satisfies d(x,y) existing in the reals, and d(x,y)>=0 and d(x,y)=0 iff x=y. why I don't know is triangle inequality and d(x,y)=d(y,x).
September 24, 2014

Math Proof
On the real line, define d (x, y ) = sqrt(abs(x − y)) . Prove that d satisfies the axioms of a metric.
September 24, 2014

math
I wasnt given any
September 24, 2014

math
What is the domain and range of ln(4-x-y)
September 24, 2014

math
I am number less than 10. When I am divided by 2, half of that number is also 2. what number am I?
September 21, 2014

Physics
A relativistic proton has a momentum of 1.0×10^-17 kg ∙ m/s and a rest energy of 0.15 nJ. What is the kinetic energy of this proton? (c = 3.00 × 108 m/s, mass of proton = 1.67 × 10-27 kg)
September 21, 2014

physics
A car travels along a straight stretch of road. It proceeds for 11.4 mi at 57 mi/h, then 21.8 mi at 43 mi/h, and finally 30.8 mi at 32.6 mi/h. What is the car’s average velocity during the entire trip?
September 20, 2014

math
I am a whole number. when you add 3 to me you get a 2-digit number. The 2-digit number is the same as 3 four times. What number am I?
September 18, 2014

Physics
1. A cannon mounted on the back of a ship fires a 50.0 kg cannonball in the horizontal direction at a speed of 150 m/s. If the cannon and ship to which it is firmly attached have a mass of 4.00 x 103 kg and are initially at rest, what is the speed of the ship just after ...
September 18, 2014

math
Write an equation relating the number of questions I get right on a test to the total score I will get if the test has 20 questions each with the same point value and the test is worth 100 points total. I know each question is worth 5 points so I would think that N (number ...
September 17, 2014

MATH
4X/5+1/7=8
September 16, 2014

Math Proof:
Can you say: Since x in E then E is not empty and is a subset of the reals. Since there exist and x in E where a<x then a is a lower bound of E. then let lambda be a different lower bound in E then let a precede lambda. this can't occur because we stated that a is a ...
September 16, 2014

Math Proof:
Let a,b exist in the reals with a<b. (i) for the open interval E=(a,b), prove that infE=a and supE=b. (ii) for the closed interval F=[a,b], prove that the infF=a and infF=b.
September 16, 2014

Math Proof
Prove: Let a,b exist in the reals with a<b, (i) For the open interval E=(a,b) prove that the inf E=a and sup E=b (ii) for the closed interval F=[a,b], prove that inf F=a and sup F=b.
September 15, 2014

Math Proof
Find a rational number and an irrational number between x=8.9949926 and y=8.995
September 13, 2014

chemistry
The typical person needs a 2000 calorie diet to sustain “normal” activity. Nowadays, a lot of the energy in American diet comes from fats and sugars. Assume that “fats” provide 9.0 calories per gram and sugars (treat as glucose) provide 4.5 calories per ...
September 13, 2014

Numerical Analysis
Consider the equation 8x^4 − 12x^3 + 6x^2 − x = 0. For each of the two solutions x = 0 and x = 1/2, decide whether the Bisection Method or Newton’s method will converge faster (say to eight place accuracy), without running the calculation. I don't ...
September 12, 2014

Math Proof
Let S be a non-empty subset of the real numbers that is bounded below. Define −S by −S = {− x | x ∈S }. Prove: (i) −S is bounded above. (ii) sup(−S) = − inf S .
September 10, 2014

Math
What's the question asking you to do? Because if it just the two sides equal then you are missing a 2
September 10, 2014

Calculus
Determine the exact values of the six trigonometric functions of the angle.(-5,-2)
September 8, 2014

Math Proof
Prove: let alpha be a lower bound of a subset E of an ordered set S. If alpha exist in E, then alpha= infE(greatest lower bound of E). PF: Already have alpha is a lower bound of E. Let lambda be a different lower bound of E. If alpha precedes lambda, the lambda will not be a ...
September 8, 2014

Math Proof
Thank you! Could you also factor sqrt(12) to be 2sqrt(3) and prove sqrt(3) to be irrational by assuming rational?
September 8, 2014

Math Proof
Prove that square root of 12 is irrational. **I don't know if I did this correctly PF: By contrapositive, assume sqrt(12) is rational. Then there exist an a,b as integers such that a/b is written in the lowest terms, and sqrt(12)=a/b. Then by squaring both sides, 12=a^2/b^...
September 8, 2014

Math Proof
Thank you!
September 8, 2014

Math Proof
If c is rational, c does not = 0, and x is irrational, then cx and c+x are irrational.
September 8, 2014

child care
Which one of the following statements about childcare centers is correct? A. Childcare centers are automatically enrolled in a QRIS system when they apply to be licensed. B. Childcare centers are mandated by law to enroll in a QRIS system. C. Childcare centers voluntarily ...
September 7, 2014

child care
Any business, including a child care facility, must obtain an Employer Identification Number (EIN) to establish its business tax accounts. The EIN is assigned by the A. Internal Revenue Service (IRS). B. local Chamber of Commerce. C. State Department of Education. D. National ...
September 7, 2014

Numerical Analysis
use a graph, or guess and then confirm a bracket, or tabulate f(x) on a wide interval to figure the bracket of length one. to find an interval of length 1 that contains a root of the equation 3x^3 +x^2=x+5. I don't understand what to do
September 2, 2014

college algebra
question 1: build the fraction x+5/x+3 to an equivalent fraction whoes denominator is x^2 question 2: simplify (x^2+6x+9)(3-x)/(x-3)(2x+6) question 3. find the product in simplest from x^3-9x/x^5+27x^2 * x^2-3x+9/x^2+3x
September 2, 2014

Math
P(2 white or 2 Blue)=P(2 white)+ p(2 blue)= 2/24 + 2/6=5/12
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
Thank you
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
How would I write that though, since epsilon has to be greater than 0 and abs(x-y) has to be less than epsilon. would i suppose that x doesn't equal y, then epsilon <0.. then epsilon is less than abs(x-y)/2, then abs(x-y)<epsilon<abs(x-y)/2. which contradicts abs(...
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
Okay, so since epsilon has to be the smallest number passible x has to equal y.
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
I know that if x=y, for any epsilon>0, abs(x-y)=0<epsilon
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
I'm still not seeing it. I have not used epsilon before today
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
I honestly have no clue how to even start this proof. Other than assume x=y and then assume that abs(x-y)<epsilon
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
Let x and y be real numbers. Then x=y if and only if abs(x-y)< epsilon for every epsilon>0
September 1, 2014

Math Proof
Prove that for all integers n > or = 1 and all real numbers x subscript 1, x subscript 2,...., x subscript n. absolute value of (x subscript 1+ x subscript 2+...+ x subscript n) <or= abs(x subscript 1) + abs( x subscript 2)+..+ abs(x subscript n) I know how to do the ...
September 1, 2014

college algebra
1. divide and simplify x^2+x-56/x^1-1 / x-7/2x+2 2. find the product in simplest from for x^2+x-6/2x^2-x-3 * x^7-2x^6+4x^5/x^4+8x 3. perform the indicated operations and simplify: 2/3x +4/3x^2 y^4 -6/2x^4 y^5 4. perform the indicated operation and simplify x/x-1 + 2x+3/x^2-1 5...
September 1, 2014

geography
Who is Jane Goodal?
August 30, 2014

Math
And I did understand that 9 is greater than 7 9+7=16,97 is the answer
August 25, 2014

Math
That's pretty harsh, and I meant to type 97 but, still that was soooooooooo harsh!!!!!
August 25, 2014

Math
I don't know
August 25, 2014

Math
Is 79 correct?
August 25, 2014

Math
My sister said it was 79 but I don't understand how she got that answer
August 25, 2014

Math
79
August 25, 2014

Math
I'm not sure then
August 25, 2014

Math
11
August 25, 2014

Math
Is it 39
August 25, 2014

Math
I am a number less than 40. One of my factors is 3. The sum of my digits is 12. What number am I?
August 25, 2014

Basic Physics
Determine the minimum gauge pressure needed in the water pipe leading into a building if water is to come out of a faucet on the twelfth floor, 41m above that pipe.
August 25, 2014

Physics
What is the difference in blood pressure (mm−Hg) between the top of the head and bottom of the feet of a 1.88m tall person standing vertically?
August 25, 2014

math
Thank you I got it....so helpful
August 7, 2014

math
Oops wrong question I meant to ask When she started saving money, 203 shopping days were left until Christmas. How much money was in her account at Christmas?
August 7, 2014

math
How much was in her account four weeks after she began saving?
August 7, 2014

math
I have to find the equation of the line, but I need the expression to solve it.
August 7, 2014

math
I was trying to find the expression for the problem
August 7, 2014

math
At the beginning of the summer molly decided to add a little money into her sayings account every week. After seven weeks her account had $175. At the end of 15 weeks her account had $375. Assume that she put the same amount of money into her account every week and will ...
August 7, 2014

Math
A standard deck of playing cards is shuffled and three people each choose a card. Find the probability that the first two cards chosen are clubs and the third card is black if the cards are chosen with replacement, and if the cards are chosen without replacement.
July 14, 2014

Geometry
Tan x=(100/50) so X= Tan^-1(100/50), you have to use the inverse of tan therefore, x=63.435
July 10, 2014

US Government
The answer is True
July 9, 2014

Set Theory: Sideways U with a line under it
I know the sideways U means "is a subset of" and if there is a line under it, it means "is equal to" I have two sets: {-3,0,3} _____ {-3,-1,1,3} choose the correct symbol a. sideways U with line under it and slash through it b. sideways U with line under it...
July 6, 2014

Set Theory :Complements with Ellipses
Let U= {1,2,3, . . .}, A= {1, 2, 3, . . . ., 39}. use the roster method to write the set A' Find A' = _____________________________________________ I understand how complements work. Complement A' is everything outside of set A. However, since U goes on infinitely ...
July 5, 2014

math: set theory
{X|X E N and x greater than or equal to 4} This is a set theory problem: | = means such that is E = is a symbol used to replace the words "is an element of" N= represents all natural numbers answer choices are: a) {5,6,7,...,100} b) {5,6,7,...} c) {4,5,6} d) {4,5,6...
July 4, 2014

English 2b
What is the definition of a hook? a. a topic sentence that states the main point b. an elaborating sentence that provide details or facts c. an enticing statement that grabs the reader’s interest d. an extension sentence that restates or clarifies the topic sentence
July 1, 2014

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