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May 23, 2015

May 23, 2015

Total # Posts: 890

**algebra **

how do you find the x & y intercept of the equations y=-3 x=4 without graphing them?
*November 18, 2013*

**Calculus - Optimization **

A fence is to be built to enclose a rectangular area of 800 square feet. The fence along 3 sides is to be made of material $4 per foot. The material for the fourth side costs $12 per foot. Find the dimensions of the rectangle that will allow for the most economical fence to be...
*November 17, 2013*

**Calculus - Optimization **

A parcel delivery service a package only of the length plus girth (distance around) does not exceed 24 inches. A) Find the dimensions of a rectangular box with square ends that satisfies the delivery service's restriction and has a maximum volume. What is the maximum ...
*November 16, 2013*

**Calculus**

What would the derivative of c(x) = (10 - x) + 1.4*sqrt((x^2) + 25)
*November 15, 2013*

**Math**

Does an x and y intercept of 0 mean that there is no x or y intercept? Or is 0 an intercept?
*November 11, 2013*

**Calculus**

P(x) = 12x / (1-x) What are the critical points and where is P(x) increasing and decreasing?
*November 10, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the critical points of f(x) = 0.05x + 25 + (180/x)
*November 10, 2013*

**Grd 12 Math**

Can someone please help me work out how to get to the answer of: tanx + tan (pi-x) + cot (pi/2+x) = tan (2pi-x)
*November 6, 2013*

**Calculus **

Given V(t) = 125,000e^(t/8) find V('t)
*November 3, 2013*

**Math - Derivatives/Logrithms**

An office machine is purchased for $6000. Under certain assumptions, its salvage value, V, in dollars, is depreciated according to a method called double declining balance, by basically 71% each year, and is given by V(t) = 6000(0.71)^t, where t is the time in years after ...
*November 1, 2013*

**Accounting - please check my answers**

Dogwood florist opened a business January 1st 2010. During 2010, they had the following transactions and economic events. For each of the transactions and economic events prepare the adjusting entries and show the related transaction entries at the date that each would be made...
*October 30, 2013*

**math **

the length of a rectangular garden plot is twice the width of the plot.if the fence around the garden is 600 ft long,what is the length of the garden plot?
*October 28, 2013*

**math**

i meant the last problem you typed
*October 25, 2013*

**math**

the problem is r^3r^4/r^-2r^-5
*October 25, 2013*

**math**

r^3r^-4/4^-2r^-5 i tried doing r^3/r^-2 x r-4/r-5 & got r^5,r^1 but the answer is r6, what am i doing wrong?
*October 25, 2013*

**math**

x^7/x^-4 my book says the answer is x11, but how? aren't you supposed to subtract the exponents when dividing?
*October 25, 2013*

**math**

9^-1/9 the formula for this is b^m/a^n but when you do it it doesn't equal 1/81?
*October 25, 2013*

**math**

3^-5/3^-2 becomes 1/3^5/1/3^2 the answer is 1/27, how did they get that? i need step by step to understand
*October 25, 2013*

**Math - Limits**

sorry, it's "t approaching to infinity"
*October 25, 2013*

**Math - Limits **

N(t) = 100t / (t + 9) where t >=0 Find lim x approaching to infinity N(t)
*October 25, 2013*

**Marketing**

Nevermind, I figured it out!
*October 25, 2013*

**Marketing**

I need help filling in the blanks for this price chain in marketing: Manufacturer's Price.............$15.55 Manufacturer's Variable Costs....$6.35 Manufacturer's $ Margin..........$9.20 Manufacturer's % Margin..........59.2% Wholesaler's Price...
*October 25, 2013*

**Math**

How do you find the intersection of the lines 5x + 2y = 60 and 3x + 2y = 45?
*October 24, 2013*

**Math**

A charter fishing company buys a new boat for $224,000 and assumes that it will have a trade-in value of $115,200 after 16 years. Find a linear model for the depreciated value V of the boat t years after it was purchased.
*October 23, 2013*

**Math - Limits/Derivatives**

If a price-demand equation is solved for p, then price is expressed as p = g(x) and x becomes the independent variable. In this case, it can be shown that the elasticity of demand is given by E(x) = - [g(x) / xg'(x)]. Use the given price-demand equation to find the values ...
*October 19, 2013*

**Math - Limits/Derivatives**

Suppose that for a company manufacturing calculators, the cost, revenue, and profit equations are given by C = 70,000 + 20x R = 300x - (x^2 / 20) P = R - C where production output in 1 week is x calculators. If production is increasing at a rate of 600 calculators per week ...
*October 19, 2013*

**algebra**

in the bible, a verse describes a circular pool at king solomon's temple, about 1000 B.C. The pool is said to be ten cubits across, "and a line of 30 cubits did compass it round about." what value of pie does this imply? don't understand the problem or why ...
*October 13, 2013*

**math**

why is every integer a rational number?
*September 29, 2013*

**math**

how do you figure out the pattern of 1,4,9,16?
*September 28, 2013*

**Math**

9x^4 - 148x^2 + 64
*September 28, 2013*

**Math - Functions**

r = -5x^2 + 73x Can someone show me the steps to complete the square for that equation? I don't really understand them.
*September 22, 2013*

**financial litercy**

$390
*September 18, 2013*

**algebra**

4,7,12,19,28,39, I don't see one common difference & how would the next number be 52?
*September 16, 2013*

**algebra**

3,6,9,15, 24,39 what is the next number in the sequence & why? i know it's going by 3 but its skipping numbers so I'm not sure if it would be 45,48,51,54,57,60,or 63
*September 16, 2013*

**Calculus**

Find the slope of the functions graph at a given point. Then find an equation for the line tangent to the graph there. f(x)=2*square root of x. (1,2) Could someone please help me figure this one out?
*July 21, 2013*

**Statistics**

The table got messed up, but for each category, the first number is for males, and the second number is for females!
*June 15, 2013*

**Statistics**

A Youth Correction Center completed a study to explore the proportion of delinquent behaviour, according to birth order, among two groups of teenagers (males and females, age 12-17). The data are given in the table below. Determine whether there is a difference between male ...
*June 15, 2013*

**Math - Decimals**

Is 0.052 or 0.05 a bigger number?
*June 5, 2013*

**Math - Probability**

Annabelle wants to move to a new city. If her chance of getting a job in Montreal is 10%, and her chance of getting a job in Vancouver is 35%: 3a) What is the probability that Annabelle will be offered both jobs? 3b) What is the probability that she will only get one of the jobs?
*May 19, 2013*

**PreCalculus**

cotx + tanx=
*May 13, 2013*

**math**

Suppose Apple’s stock rose to $139 at the end of the week and it was up 4% from the previous week. What was the price of Apple’s stock at the previous week’s close?
*May 9, 2013*

**MATH**

Suppose a third world country in the last five years is now expanding their Internet access. If they went from 2.5% of their citizens having access to the Internet to 7.5% now having access, calculate the following: a) How many percentage points did they increase in access? b...
*May 9, 2013*

**immunology**

do monocytes derive from killer T cells?
*May 6, 2013*

**Chem**

cr(s)--->Cr^3(aq)+3e- and Pb2+(aq)+2e---->Pb(s) write a balanced equation Please help thanks
*May 5, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Zinc has three major and two minor isotopes. For this problem, assume that the only isotopes of zinc are the major ones, zinc-64, zinc-66, and zinc-68. The atomic mass of zinc-64 is 63.9291 Da, that of zinc-66 is 65.9260 Da, and that of zinc-68 is 67.9248 Da. Calculate the ...
*May 3, 2013*

**Matrices (math)**

0.433= (45.6*A) + (3.152*B) 0.3363= (11.92*A) + (37.675*B) Solve for A and B using matrices
*May 2, 2013*

**Chemistry**

Solve for A and B 0.433= (45.6*A) + (3.152*B) 0.3363= (11.92*A) + (37.675*B)
*May 2, 2013*

**math**

You need to hire a part-time associate to work 30 hours a week in your store. You have $250 in labor budget for the new associate each week. You just interviewed an excellent candidate for the position who has requested to be paid $9.00 per hour. Your average part-time ...
*May 2, 2013*

**Chem**

An electrochemical cell based on the decomposition of H2O2 can be constructed based on the half-reactions in the table below. Half-Reaction | Standard Reduction Potential, E° H2O2+ 2e- => 2 OH- | 0.88 V O2+ 2 H2O + 2e- => H2O + 2 OH- | -0.15 V (d) Calculate the value...
*April 23, 2013*

**Chem**

Ca(s) + 2H+(aq) → Ca2+(aq) + H2(g) An experiment is performed to determine the volume of hydrogen gas produced when calcium reacts with excess HCl(aq) as represented by the net ionic equation above. A 0.0720 g sample of pure calcium and a solution of 1.0 M HCl(aq) were ...
*April 23, 2013*

**AP Chem**

CH3CH2NH2(aq) + H2O(l) <-> CH3CH2NH3+(aq) + OH-(aq) Kb = 5.0e-4 Ethylamine, CH3CH2NH, a weak base reacts with water according to the equation above. A 50.0 mL sample of a ethylamine solution is found to have a pH of the solution 11.60. (a) Write the expression for the ...
*April 23, 2013*

**Science**

Explain why would a bottle that is left overnight with water is crack but a empty bottle would not.
*April 14, 2013*

**Scoence**

Explain why would a bottle that is left overnight with water is crack but a empty bottle would not.
*April 14, 2013*

**Combinations and Permutations, Steve and Ms. Sue☺**

thx guys u helped me out alot and yes slim is right
*April 10, 2013*

**Macroeconomics**

GDP of a country is 6000 billion. Investment is 2100 billion. Government purchase is 300 billion. The country has a trade surplus of 200 billion. How much is consumption? Was there net capital inflow or outflow? Can someone help start me off for this?
*April 10, 2013*

**chemistry 1 help please!**

Write a chemical equation that shows how acid rain H2SO3 was produced from SO2 gas and water in a zip sealed bag? My chem. teacher never explained how to do this and I have several other questions on this type of subject. If you could help me out it would help me tremendously...
*April 9, 2013*

**Chem 1**

Write a chemical equation that shows how acid rain H2SO3 was produced from SO2 gas and water in a zip sealed bag? My chem. teacher never explained how to do this and I have several other questions on this type of subject. If you could help me out it would help me tremendously...
*April 9, 2013*

**Macroeconomics**

The money supply in Freedonia is $200 billion. Nominal GDP is $800 billion and real GDP is $400 billion. Assuming that velocity is stable, if real GDP grows by 10 percent this year, and if the money supply does not change this year, what is the change of price level?
*April 9, 2013*

**Algebra **

I have one question I really need help with. I know the partial sum process but my numbers dont seem to come out to what I think it should be. Find the partial sum S6 1. An=3n+2
*April 4, 2013*

**Algebra please**

I have two left I need help with and dont understand. Find the partial sum S6 1. An=3n+2 2. Find the number of terms n in an arithmetic sequence if a1=20, d=5, and An=75.
*April 3, 2013*

**Algebra**

Thanks for the help bobpursley and Reiny I appreciate showing how you got to it so I can also do it.
*April 3, 2013*

**Algebra **

I have 3 questions I'm stuck on and would love for someone to explain and show me how to solve them so I can also solve the other one. Find the partial sum S6 1. An=3n+2 2. Find the number of terms n in an arithmetic sequence if a1=20, d=5, and An=75. 3. Find the general ...
*April 3, 2013*

**Algebra **

I have a few problems I need some help with. The first is Evaluate the sum. 1. There is an E like symbol on the top is 10 on the bottom n=1 and to the right (7-2n) 2. The next question is find a10 for an arithmetic sequence with a1=6 and d=10 3. Find the number of terms in the...
*April 3, 2013*

**Math**

A theater group made appearances in two cities. The hotel charge before tax in the second city was $1000 higher than in the first. The tax in the first city was 4% , and the tax in the second city was 7% . The total hotel tax paid for the two cities was $455 . How much was the...
*April 1, 2013*

**Calculus**

Calculate the area of the common interior of r = 2sin(theta) and r = 2cos(theta)
*March 27, 2013*

**physics**

A person weights 685 N in air but only 497 N when standing in water up to the hips. Find (a) the volume of each of the person’s legs and (b) the mass of each leg, assuming they have a density that is 1.05 times the density of water.
*March 25, 2013*

**Business**

I have to write a research paper on MBWA (Management by walking around) but I honestly can't think of any good thesis's, or topics to write about. Any ideas?
*March 25, 2013*

**AP Calc Help!!**

Let f be the function satisfying f'(x)=x√(f(x)) for all real numbers x, where f(3)=25. 1. Find f''(3). 2. Write an expression for y=f(x) by solving the differential equation dy/dx=x√y with the initial condition f(3)=25. Please show work and reasoning.
*March 21, 2013*

**Math **

Simplify: 5th roof of (6th root of 10 * sqaure root of 1000) or: (10^1/6 * 1000^1/2)^1/5 (^ another way of writing it)
*March 20, 2013*

**physics**

You're in an auto traveling at 25.0m/s toward a pole mounted warning siren. If the siren's frequency is 365 Hz, what frequency do you hear? Use 343m/s as the speed of sound.
*March 20, 2013*

**Math**

7.24 multiplied by 3.4. Find the solution and round to the tenths. I'm confused I have two answers
*March 17, 2013*

**Quantum M.**

Why "In Hilbert Space noone can hear you scream"?
*March 10, 2013*

**math**

16.7%
*March 6, 2013*

**math**

this was emily's full day yesterday: she spent 8 hours sleeping, 1 hour in the shower, 6 hours in class, 2 hours eating and snacking, 4 hours studying, and 3 hiurs watching tv. What percent of her day was spent studying.
*March 6, 2013*

**math**

Answer is 40%
*March 6, 2013*

**math**

a movie theater has 250 seats. One hundred tickets have been sold. What percent of fhe theater is filled?
*March 6, 2013*

**maths**

A particle of mass 4 kg is attached to one end of an inelastic string and a particle of mass 2 kg is attached to the other end of the string.The string has length 4m and is hung over a smooth pivot at its midpoint. The Pivot lies 3m above the ground.How long does it take for ...
*March 2, 2013*

**Calculus AP**

Added spaces for it to let me add the picture. h t t p : / / g o o . g l / v S l t p
*March 1, 2013*

**Calculus AP**

Let R be the region bounded by the graphs of y=cos((pi x)/2) and y=x^2-(26/5)x+1. A. Find the area of R. B. The vertical line x=k splits the region R into two equal parts. Write, but do not solve, an equation involving integrals that solves for k. C. The region R is the base ...
*March 1, 2013*

**Calculus AP**

I spaced it out. This the picture. h t t p : / / g o o. g l / A h g J X
*March 1, 2013*

**Calculus AP**

Let R be the region in the first quadrant bounded by the graph y=3-√x the horizontal line y=1, and the y-axis as shown in the figure to the right. Please show all work. 1. Find the area of R 2. Write but do not evaluate, an integral expression that gives the volume of ...
*March 1, 2013*

**Math**

Oh I get it now, okay thank you very much!!
*February 24, 2013*

**Math**

Dalia made 8 party bags for her birthday party. Each bag contained 4 small gifts for her friends. When Denis said that she could come, Dalia had to make one more bag with 4 gifts. How many small gifts did Dalia need to fill her bags? Walter wrote this number model: 8 x (4+4)=...
*February 24, 2013*

**maths**

1) Suppose that an insect crawls in a plane in a path given in polar coordinates by r = be^kt; theta = kt; where b; k are positive constants and t is time.Find the velocity and acceleration vectors of the insect. Show that the angle between the velocity and acceleration ...
*February 20, 2013*

**Math**

How do you solve g? 4 = (1 + g)^20
*February 15, 2013*

**Macroeconomics**

Suppose GDP is $800 billion, taxes are $150 billion, private saving is $50 billion and public saving is $20 billion. Assuming this economy is closed, calculate consumption, government purchases, national saving and investment.
*February 14, 2013*

**math**

Suppose that you deposit $1735.50 in a savings account that pays 9.25% annual interest with interest credited to the account at the end of each year. Assuming no withdrawals are made, find the balance in the account after 4 years
*February 12, 2013*

**Math**

What are the steps to solve for n?: 50000 = 1000(1 + 0.8)^n
*February 11, 2013*

**maths**

1)is the ring of real polynomials R[X] countable and why ?
*February 10, 2013*

**maths**

Let a, b, c and d be vectors. (i) Show that (a - b) * (a + b) = a^2 - b^2
*February 6, 2013*

**Physic **

A block (mass 2.4 kg) is hanging from a massless cord that is wrapped around a pulley -3 2 (moment of inertia of the pulley = 1.3 x 10 kg·m ), as the drawing shows. Initially the pulley is prevented from rotating and the block is stationary. Then, the pulley is allowed ...
*February 4, 2013*

**English**

Thank you so much!
*February 1, 2013*

**English**

Rephrase the main idea of the sample in your own words, without repeating words or sentence structure from the original statement. (I honestly can't seem to decide on how it should be worded) "Air pollution can also have a significant impact on our economy. It can ...
*February 1, 2013*

**English**

I have: NPD have pointed out that smartphones have rapidly increased 84 percent from 2007 to 2008, and are currently selling fast in America.
*February 1, 2013*

**English**

Rephrase the main idea of the sample in your own words, without repeating words or sentence structure from the original statement. "Right now, smartphones are selling like mad in the U.S. market, where sales jumped 84 percent between 2007 and 2008, according to NPD, the ...
*February 1, 2013*

**East**

I need an equation that has something to do with the role of static friction in the design of tires
*January 31, 2013*

**maths**

n! is greater or equal to 2^n-1 prove by induction
*January 11, 2013*

**math**

A tree is struck by lightning. The top part breaks and falls to the ground. The part of the tree still standing is 30 feet tall and the top part that hit the ground is 40 feet from the base of the tree. How tall was the tree originally?
*January 10, 2013*

**maths**

integrate by parts integrate (4+x^2)^1/2
*December 29, 2012*

**ap calculus**

I'm sorry... I'm just not super comfortable posting my name on the web... Can you still please help me??
*December 19, 2012*