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September 2, 2014

Posts by Gayle


Total # Posts: 42

Math
An artist is designing the rectangular wire structure with four rectangles drawn inside. The artist has a 12 meter length of wire. If the entire area of the figure is to be maximized, what should be the length of X? I know the formula for area of a rectangle 2(x + y) but, the ...
May 11, 2014

Math
A spherical balloon with a surface area of 36pi square inches is inflated further until its diameter has increased by 50%. The surface area of the balloon is now? I know the formula for surface area is A=4pi*r squared. I don't understand how you can figure the problem ...
May 11, 2014

Algebra 1
Thank You
November 9, 2013

Algebra 1
D.Vertical stretch with reflection It was supposed to say this
November 9, 2013

Algebra 1
Describe the effect of the transformation. (x,y)--->(x,-7y) A. Vertical translation of -7 units. B. Vertical stretch without reflection C. Horizontal translation of -7 units D. Vertical stretch without reflection Is the answer A
November 9, 2013

Math
Thank You
November 7, 2013

Math
Evaluate the function when x= -3,0 and 2. f(x)=-x+4
November 7, 2013

Algebra 1 HELP
I got -5
October 20, 2013

Algebra 1 HELP
-5(1-5x)+5(-8x-2)=-4x-8x
October 20, 2013

Algebra 1
A scale model of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco Bay has a main span that is 20 inches long. If the main span of the bridge is 4200 feet long, what is the scale of the model?
October 15, 2013

Math
10+7x=19-3y Solve for y
October 9, 2013

American History
The failures of the Articles of Confederation showed that A.) The new government had to be powerful. B.)State government had to be all-powerful. C.)The people should not grant powers to the government . D.)The government should not guarantee individual freedoms.
September 30, 2013

Statistics
Suppose that you are in a class of 31 students and it is assumed that approximately 13% of the population is left-handed. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Compute the probability that exactly five students are left-handed. (b) Compute the probability ...
May 27, 2013

Statistics
The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.37 0.09 0.05 0.14 0.35 (a) Find the mean of the number ...
May 27, 2013

Statistics
Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your answers as fractions.) Red...
May 27, 2013

Statistics
Consider the following. (a) What percentage of a normal distribution is greater than the mean? (Give your answer correct to the nearest percent.) Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. . % (b) What percentage is within 1 standard deviation of the mean? (Give your answer correct ...
May 27, 2013

statistics
Consider the following. (a) What percentage of a normal distribution is greater than the mean? (Give your answer correct to the nearest percent.) Incorrect: Your answer is incorrect. . % (b) What percentage is within 1 standard deviation of the mean? (Give your answer correct ...
May 26, 2013

Statistics
Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your answers as fractions.) Red...
May 26, 2013

Statistics
197-(31)squared divided by 10 197-961 over 10 = 96.1 then 197-96.1=100.9
May 26, 2013

math
Thank you, I just did another one of these and missed it can you look at it and help me figure out what I did wrong? A study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the cost, y (in tens of thousands of dollars), per unit of equipment manufactured and the number ...
May 26, 2013

math
A study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the resale price, y (in hundreds of dollars), and the age, x (in years), of midsize luxury American automobiles. The equation of the line of best fit was determined below. yhat = 183.8 − 20.48x (a) Find the ...
May 26, 2013

math
you have helped me so much, one more problem. Consider the following questions. (a) Chebychev's theorem guarantees that what percentage of a distribution will be included between x − 2.3s and x + 2.3s. (Give your answer correct to one decimal place.) Incorrect: Your ...
May 26, 2013

math
A study was conducted to investigate the relationship between the resale price, y (in hundreds of dollars), and the age, x (in years), of midsize luxury American automobiles. The equation of the line of best fit was determined below. yhat = 183.8 − 20.48x (a) Find the ...
May 26, 2013

Math 116
five times a number decreased by twice the same number
December 23, 2012

Math116
Can someone help me with the answers for my final exam in Math 116?
December 23, 2012

math
A group of 12 students has average height of 58 inches. Another group of 6 students have an average of 52 inches. What is average height of 18 students combined.
February 27, 2012

statistics
Divide all your answers by 8 to get 83.750 ex. 770/8=96.25
February 26, 2012

PHI/105
In comparing the views of David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Georg Hegel, and Arthur Schopenhauer, which view of experience seems closest to how you view the world? Briefly explain this philosopher's view as it compares to your view.
August 22, 2011

PSY 230
Explain how having a negative self-schema affects one’s social interactions. How does social intelligence affect one’s responses in any given situation? How might a person’s self-guides affect his or her perspective of the world?
July 12, 2011

PSY 230
Describe how a person’s cognitive style influences learning style. How is personality influenced by inherent learning styles and learning environments?
July 12, 2011

Math 117
Find all numbers for which the rational expression is undefined.6/2v+9
June 30, 2011

geometry
In an isosceles trapezoid, the longest base is 11", a leg is 5", and the height is 4". Find the length of the shorter base of the trapezoid.
November 29, 2010

Math
Forest rangers use degree measure to identify directions and locate critical spots such as fires. A forest ranger at tower A observes smoke at a bearing of 149 degrees (clockwise from the north) while another forest ranger at tower B observes the same smoke at a bearing of 250...
March 13, 2010

Algebra Help PLZ
This is verbatum, and that is why I am having problems with it myself.
September 15, 2008

Algebra Help PLZ
I have tried this several different ways and I am just not satisfied with the answer I keep coming up with. Trains A and B are traveling at the same direction on parallel tracks. Train A is traveling at 100 mph and train B is traveling at 120 mph. Train A passes a station at 4...
September 15, 2008

algebra
If the slope of a line is zero, I am assuming x=-4 has a slope of zero, since it is a straight line, does that make it undefined?
September 14, 2008

Algebra
I need to make sure this is correct. 5/2x+1/4x=11/4+x 4(5/2x+1/4x=11/4+x) cancel, left with 10x+1x=11+x 11x=11+x 11x-x=11 10x=11 x=11/10
September 14, 2008

Algebra
Thank you, I finally got the answer I needed after playing around with the original figures before writing the actual equation. I got E(t)=.56t+62.3 for the equation and E(18)=.56(18)+62.3=72.38 or 72.4....sound about right?
September 14, 2008

Algebra
I'm a bit stuck trying to figure out what this problem wants, can anyone help? In 1991, the life expectancy of males in a certain country was 62.3 years. In 1996, it was 65.1 years. Let E represent the life expectancy in years and t represent the number of years since 1991...
September 14, 2008

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thankyou
April 12, 2008

ALGEBRA
Jennie and Bill have a combined age of 50. 16 years ago Jennie was twice as old as Bill. Jennie is x and Bill is y. i do not understand after this x + y = 50 (x - 16) = 2(y - 16) but i know the answer is x = 28 and y = 22 Please help
April 12, 2008

Math
Help please. Jennie and Bill have a combined age of 50. 16 years ago Jennie was twice as old as Bill. Please can you help with the workin out.
April 12, 2008

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