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May 1, 2016
Total # Posts: 3,194

**Math(Please help)**

Logarithmic differentiation f(x)=(2x-1)^-2 (x+3)^4 at x=1 f'(x)= -2*2/2x+1 + 4*1/x+3 [(2x-1)^-2)(x+3)^4 and then I plug in 1. I am having trouble getting an answer when I plug in 1.
*April 30, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

1) where is the function f(x)= 5 / (2x-4)^3 increasing. I know the answer is for all of x but I do not know how to get this. I know that you can write the equation as 5(2x-4)^-3 2) Let a, b, and c be fixed with a>0 and let f(x)=ax^2 + bx + c. Which of the following ...
*April 30, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

For the first question how did you get 800/64 and 640/64?
*April 30, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

so 0.006(9.30)^2 - 0.02(9.30) + 0.50
*April 30, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

1) h(t)=20(5/8) - 16(5/8)^2 + 10 = 65/4 All I need to know for this is how to calculate the fraction parts to get 65/4. I am not good with fractions. 2) A manufacturer's profit from producing x units of a product is given by P(x)=0.002x^3 - 0.01x^2 + 0.5x. At what ...
*April 30, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

f(x,y)=x^2 e^2x lny (2,1) I need to find the partial derivatives with respect to x and y. I have not idea how to do this especially with the (2,1).
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

f(x,y)=x^2 - y^2 a)partial derivative with respect to x. So this means that you hold y^2 constant so would that be 0. So the answer would be 2x? b) partical derivative with respect to y. 2y
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

for the first one how did you get (3x^2)?
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Evaluate: f(x,y)=2x^3e^y a) partial derivative with respect to x. I know that you have to treat y as a constant but I have no idea what to do. I do not understand partial derivatives at all. Please help!! b) partial derivative with repsect to y.
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

You invest $3000 in a savings account where you earn 4% interest compounded continuously a) what is the formula A(t) for the balance after t years? A(t)=3000e^0.04(t) b) How long will it take for the money to double? 6000=3000e^0.04t Is this the correct setup so far or would I...
*April 29, 2011*

**math(Please check)**

Also, solve: ln(x^2-5)=0 take e of both sides x^2-5=1 x^2=6 x=sqrt6 Is this correct?
*April 29, 2011*

**math(Please check)**

Find the derivative of the following: 1=x^2+4xy+4y My answer is 2x. Is this correct?
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(please check)**

1) Differentiate the following: a) y=(x^3+5x)^6 (x^2+1)^7 (6(x^3+5x^)^5 * 3x^2+5) + (7(x^2+1)^6 *2x) * (x^3+5x)^6 b) y=(x+1)^2 / x^2 (2(x+1)*1) * (x^2) - 2x *(x+1)^2 all over (x^2)^2 Are these correct?
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Would the equation be y-6=15(x-2)?
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Write the equation of the tangent line for the curve y=x^3+3x-8 at point (2,6) Would I take the derivative of the equation and then plug in 2 and then plug everything into y-y1=m(x-x1)?
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

ok thank you
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

yes, 3b is (pi^2)x. I do not understand why the first derivative is pi^2.
*April 29, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

1) Find the equation of the following lines: A)Through the point (-4,2) and perpendicular to the line y=-1/2x +1 y-y1=m(x-x1) The reciprical of -1/2 =2 So my answer is y-2=2(x+4) or simplified y=2x+10 B)Through the point (1,1) and parallel to the line 5y=15x+25 so y-1=15(x-1) ...
*April 29, 2011*

**8th grade physics/science**

assume you are standing on a dock and watching the waves pass directly under where you are standing. You count the number of seconds it takes w1,w2,w3 and w4 to pass directly below you. you determine that all four waves below you in two seconds. info: in the formula the length...
*April 28, 2011*

**Food**

How did the Wrigley company come up with the name of orbit gum??
*April 28, 2011*

**chemistry**

Thanks!
*April 25, 2011*

**chemistry**

Neutralization Reaction Molarity Calculations: For example: What is the molarity of a Ca(OH)2 solution if .032 L of the solution is exactly neutralized by .015 of a 0.56 M HCl? How do I solve- I am unsure where to begin.
*April 25, 2011*

**analogy**

arson:crime rose:_________ It must be 7 letters long.
*April 25, 2011*

**College math/bus calc**

A rectangular-shaped garden has one side along the side of a house. the other three sides are to be enclosed with 60ft of fencing. what is the largest possible area of such a garden?
*April 25, 2011*

**chemistry**

how do i convert delta T to freezing point?
*April 25, 2011*

**chemistry**

The molal freezing point constant for water is 1.86 C/m. at what temperature will a micture of 2.00g of CalCl2 and 25.0g of water freeze?
*April 25, 2011*

**Math**

I am having trouble figuring out how to do partial derivatives. I have tried practice problems and have read my textbook but I am still so confused. Could someone please explain how to do this? Thank you.
*April 21, 2011*

**math**

the expiremental probability that ryan will have math homework on a given school day is 80%.on how many of the next30 school days can ryan expect to have math homework?
*April 19, 2011*

**Math-Geometry**

dont you just add all of it and then you put that number on the bottom and then you have the red and green and then you put it on top of the fraction and then multiply and simplify
*April 19, 2011*

**english**

so i posted a question very similar to this yesturdya but i have now have a more spesific question. do you guys know any poems about or from the 1950's that talks abuot basic life..
*April 18, 2011*

**English**

For a project im writing about 1950's food and the food that was unique to that time. But, in my report i also have to compare a literary work to the information i find on 1950's food. my teacher said the best work would be like a poem, song, article about your ...
*April 17, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Never mind I got it.
*April 17, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

what would 8^2/3 be. 2^3 = 8 so would it be 2?
*April 17, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Oh, I see. Thank you
*April 17, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

f(x,y)= 10x^1/3 y^2/3 Compute (27,64) so 10(27)^1/3 * (64)^2/3 10 * (27)^1/3 * (64)^2/3 I know that the answer is 480 but I am having a hard time calculating 27^1/3 and 64^2/3.
*April 17, 2011*

**math**

how to solve 2x+3y=17 3x+y=31 then 2(x-3y) y=3x-2 then the last one 2(x+4) x+y=17 please help
*April 17, 2011*

**Literature**

ok thank you again!!
*April 14, 2011*

**Literature**

so this story is basically about southern humor and story telling correct?
*April 14, 2011*

**Literature**

thank you!!
*April 14, 2011*

**Literature**

I was wondering if someone could help me find information on the short story "Died and Gone to Vegas" by Tim Gautreaux. I read the story but didn't understand it to well. I was just wondering what the theme is. I tried to look it up but I cannot find any useful ...
*April 14, 2011*

**English - Native speakers**

Your toiletries are the things that you use relating to your personal hygiene and grooming. Eau de toilette is the 'perfume' with a higher percentage of water. I get where the confusion came from :) Anyway, hope this helps
*April 14, 2011*

**marketing**

Well, if you don't have a clear process of how you develop your new-product you won't be able to measure potential sucess or failure of the product, will you? One example process... Say you have employees draft their ideas (you'd say what they need to include) and ...
*April 14, 2011*

**probability and counting**

(1 pt) A box contains 25 yellow, 28 green and 38 red jelly beans. If 13 jelly beans are selected at random, what is the probability that: a) 5 are yellow? b) 5 are yellow and 7 are green? c) At least one is yellow?
*April 13, 2011*

**social studies**

what two major political groups make up the Caribbean countries
*April 12, 2011*

**Physics**

Two liquids are in a static equilibrium. Water pw= 998 kg/m^3 is in the right arm. Oil in the other. Given l=120mm and d=15mm, what is the density of the oil?
*April 11, 2011*

**kind of etymology**

ok so for my etymology class im doing a report and oral presentation on trade names and their etymologies. One of the first things i talk about are how companies or people choose a name for their product or compnay. one of the questions that most companies go by is is it ...
*April 10, 2011*

**Literature(Please help)**

I tryed finding information on how to cite a movie in MLA style but I am still confused. I need to cite the movie Smooth Talk by Joyce Chopra. All I know is the name of the movie, director, pg-13 and 1986. Please help. Thank you. Also, I need to cite a journal article. Is ...
*April 10, 2011*

**chem- check my answer**

magnesium hydroxide + hydrobromic acid --> is the formula for that Mg(OH)2(s) + HBr(aq) ->H2O(l) +BrOH(s) and are the physical states correct??
*April 9, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Nevermind, I actually found the answer. It was easier than I thought.
*April 8, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

During weeks in a certain flu season, the rate at which the number of cases of influenza per 100,000 people in a country changed could be approximated by I'(t)=3.298e^0.1044t where I is the total number of people per 100,000 who have contracted influenza and t is time ...
*April 8, 2011*

**Economics**

Why does the government try to tackle restrictive practices?
*April 8, 2011*

**Geometry**

The area of a regular octagon is 25. What is the area of a regular octagon with sides five times as large as the sides of the first octagon?
*April 7, 2011*

**Math**

During weeks in a certain flu season, the rate at which the number of cases of influenza per 100,000 people in a country changed could be approximated by I'(t)=3.298e^0.1044t where I is the total number of people per 100,000 who have contracted influenza and t is time ...
*April 7, 2011*

**Economics**

Why is it important for the government to regulate the activities of natural monopolies? Can you name 2 restrictive practices carried out by a company?
*April 7, 2011*

**topics of math**

A population is normally distributed with mean 43.7 and standard deviation 5.2. Find the following probability. (Round your answer to four decimal places.) p( x > 55.0 )
*April 6, 2011*

**Literature**

Ok thank you
*April 3, 2011*

**Literature**

This is my intro with the thesis as the last sentence. We had to use a secondary source so I stated that in the intro as well. In the short story “Where are you going, where have you been?” by Joyce Carol Oates, Connie, one of the main characters, is a fifteen year ...
*April 3, 2011*

**Literature**

I am writing a paper on the movie "Smooth Talk" and the short story "Where are you going where have you been". I am going to be talking about how they are different from each other. I was wondering if someone could just let me know how my thesis sounds, ...
*April 3, 2011*

**CHEMISTRY (URGENT!!!!)**

What is the Keq of NaOBr dissolving in water if the Ka of HOBr dissociating is 6.4*10^-6
*April 3, 2011*

**Math**

Differentiate: f(x) = 2x-(x^2+1)^7 / 3 the answer choices are 1) f'(x) = 2-x / 3(x^2+1)^6 2) f'(x) = 2/3 - 14/3 x(x^2+1)^6 3) None of the above so the answer would number 1 correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

No they look right I guess they messed up on the answer choices
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

is it negative 28/3?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Find the slope of the tangent line to the curve y= 4 / 3(x^3 - 2x^2 + 3x -5) at (2, 4/3) the answer choices are 1) 2/3 2) 4/3 3) -28/3 4) -8/3 5) 8/3 My answer was 4/3 but this is wrong.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

No its just 3
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

Determine whether on not the following limit exists. If, so compute the limit. lim x->3 of sqrtx - 4 / x^3 +27 sqrt 3 - 4 / x^3 + 27 = sqrt 3 -4 / 54 Is this correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Well the answer choices are f'(x) = 2-x / 3(x^2 +1)^6 f'(x)= 2/3 - 14/3x(x^2+1)^6 None of the above
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Differentiate: f(x) = 2x-(x^2+1)^7 / 3 2-(2x)^6 Would it be 2-x / 3(x^2+1)^6 ?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

The answer is 4x^2 + 5 correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Well the answer choices were 1) 4x + 5xh + h^2 + 5h 2) 4x + 5h + 4h^2 3) 4x + 5 + 4h^2 + 5h 4) None of the above So the answer is none of the above correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

if f(x) = 2x^2 + 5x, find f(x+h) - f(x) / h and simplify. I started to do this but then got lost. 2(x+h)^2 + 5x + 2x^2 + 5x all over h 4x^2 + 4xh + h^2 + 5x + 2x^2 + 5x
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

I need to figure out what the graph of f(x)= 1 / (2-3x)^3 near x=2/3 would look like.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Suppose that x and y are related by the equation x^2/4 + y^3/2 = 4. Use implicit differentiation to determine dy/dx. My answer was 1/3y^2, y cannot = 0 but this is wrong.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

I need to figure out what the graph of f(x)= 1 / (2-3x)^3 near x=2/3 would look like.
*April 2, 2011*

**Social Studies**

Both Stalin in the Soviet Union and Hitler in Germany instituted ruthless campaigns against supposed enemies of the state. Why do you think dictators need to find scapegoats for their nations ill? (PLEASE ANSWER THE QUESTION IN ONE BIG PARGRAPH AND THAN I WILL RESTATE IT)
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Find the relative minimum point(s) of f(x)=x^4/4 - x^3 -5x^2 - 10 I know you have to take the derivative but I am not sure how to do that for this problem.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

thank you
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

Find the x coordinates of all relative extreme points of f(x)=1/4x^4 + 2/3x^3- 3/2x^2 + 4 f'(x)=x^3 + 2x^2 - 3x = 0 (x^2 + 3)(x-1) = 0 x=-3 x=1 x=0 Is this correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Find the relative minimum point(s) of f(x)=x^4/4 - x^3 -5x^2 - 10 I know you have to take the derivative but I am not sure how to do that for this problem.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

Find the x coordinates of all relative extreme points of f(x)=1/4x^4 + 2/3x^3- 3/2x^2 + 4 f'(x)=x^3 + 2x^2 - 3x = 0 (x^2 + 3)(x-1) = 0 x=-3 x=1 x=0 Is this correct?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

find relative max or min point of 1+x+x/x My answer was 1 but I am not sure this is correct.
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

ok thank you
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

the graph of y=10e^2k It is concave up correct? Does it have a minimum at x=o?
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Thank you!
*April 2, 2011*

**Math**

Find the slope of e^x at x=0. The slope is 1 correct? e^0=1
*April 2, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

Thank You so much!!
*April 1, 2011*

**Math(Please help)**

If (e^x)^-2 X (e^x)^2 X e^x = 1/e^2 find x? I have no idea how to do this
*April 1, 2011*

**Math**

If (e^x)^-2 X (e^x)^2 X e^x = 1/e^2 find x? I have no idea how to do this.
*April 1, 2011*

**algebra**

24x^2-22x+3
*April 1, 2011*

**chem**

im studying for a test and i have no idea where to even start for this practice problem..?? a 0.15M(molarity im assuming)solution of BrCl2 contains.. a).15MBr2+ ions and .30M Cl- ions b).30MBr2+ ions and .15M Cl- ions c).15MBr2+ ions and .15M Cl- ions d).30MBr2+ ions and .30M ...
*March 27, 2011*

**French**

I am saying... Put them to bed at 9:00. I don't know wether to use leurs or Les. I have Mets-leur au lit a 9h00. Is it indirect or direct because if it is direct I think I would use Les but idk if it is.
*March 26, 2011*

**How many sig figs?**

For this question: what is the boiling point of 0.39 mol ethylene glycol and 0.13 mol KBr in 155 g H2O? I got 102.1470968 and I tried it with 2 and with 3 sig figs but it's both wrong. I know that's the correct answer but I don't know how many sig figs I'm ...
*March 24, 2011*

**chem**

calculate the freezing and boiling points of each of the following solutions. (a) 0.50 m glucose in ethanol for the freezing point i got 58 but it said i have the wrong sign...?
*March 24, 2011*

**chem**

A 26.8 mL sample of an unknown HClO4 solution requires 46.8 mL of 0.101 M NaOH for complete neutralization. What was the concentration of the unknown HClO4 solution? The neutralization reaction is shown below. HClO4(aq) + NaOH(aq) H2O(l) + NaClO4(aq) i got .00473 M HClO4 but ...
*March 18, 2011*

**Calculus AB**

Please help!!! Given the equations Y=√x, y=3 and x=0 1.) find the volume that is formed by rotating the shaded region about the line y=4 2.) find the volume that is formed by rotating the shaded region about the line x=6 I have a test on this tomorrow and I could ...
*March 16, 2011*

**Writing**

Oh ok thank you so much!!
*March 15, 2011*

**Writing**

I am trying to cite the novella Aura for my works cited page. Fuentes, Carlos. Aura. Bilingual Edition, New York, 1965 Is this correct?
*March 15, 2011*

**Writing**

So far I only have the intro and 2 body paragraphs. I have already proofed and corrected it once but I want to be sure I didn't miss anything. Thank you! The Art of Seduction Through Magic and Religion In the novella Aura written by Carlos Fuentes, the use of magic is ...
*March 15, 2011*

**Writing**

I am writing a paper on the novella Aura by Carlos Fuentes and so far I have a few paragraphs. I was just wondering if I were to post what I have so far would someone be able to proread it for me? I am mostly worried about grammatical errors.
*March 15, 2011*

**calc**

f'(x)=(24)/((2sinx+6cosx)^2) find equation of line y=mx+b
*March 9, 2011*

**Math(Please check)**

Ok thank you!
*March 7, 2011*