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October 8, 2015
Total # Posts: 834

**algebra**

how do the graphs of y=1/x and y=3/x-4 compare? a) compared to the graph of f=1/x the grapg of y=3/x-4 is vertical stretch by factor of 3 and a translation of 4 units left b) compared to the graph of y=1/x the graph of 3/x-4 is a vertical shrink by a factor of 3 and ...
*January 19, 2013*

**physical sciences (motion in two dimensions) **

John stand at the top of a 30m building. He throws a stone upwards with a speed of 5m/s. Calculate. (1)how long the stone is in the air. (2)the maxi mum height the stone reaches the ground?
*January 17, 2013*

**Trigonometry**

The populations, P, of six towns with time t in years are given by: I) P=1000(1.08)^t II) P= 600(1.12)^t III) P = 2500(0.9)^t IV) P=1200(1.185)^t V) P=800(0.78)^t VI) P=2000(0.99)^t a. Which towns are growing in size? Which are shrinking? b. Which town is growing the fastest? ...
*January 15, 2013*

**algebra**

Archers need to use arrows that do not bend easily. The table shows how the weight of an arrow affects its spine or the distance the center of the arrow bends when a certain constant weight is attached. Graph the data in the table to find a linear and quadratic model for the ...
*January 8, 2013*

**algebra**

Steve can you recheck my answer
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

this is what i got y=39 x=-117 y when x=-132 39/-117=k k=-0.3 y=-0.3*-132 y=39.6
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

so should be 39.6
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

oh ok thanks for catching my mistake
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

Find the value of y for a given value of x, if x varies directly with x. If y=39 when x=-117 what is y when x=-132 my answer y=k*x 39=k*-117 39/-117=k k=-0.3 y=k*x y=-0.3*-1.32 y=-3.96 can someone please check my work
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

not sure they are in possible answers
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

what is the simpler form of the radical expressio. 4 sqrt 2401x^12y^16 I know its 7x^3y^4 but not sure if looks like 7[x^3[y^4 7x^3[y^4
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

would the answer be 2 3sqrt 6 + 9 3sqrt18 over 6
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

how can you write the expression with rationalized denominator? 2+3sqrt3/3sqrt6
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

i dont understand
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

Wind farms are a source of renewable energy found around the world. The power P(in kilowatts) generated by a wind turbine varies directly as the cube of the wind speed v(in meters per second) If a turbine generates 700kW in a 5m.s wind, how much power does it generate in a 14m...
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

Can someone please explain this problem
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

The table shows the amount of milk that wisconsin dairy farms produced from 1939 to 1962 which linear model best fits this data? year milk produced(in billions of lbs 1939 12 1962 15 2005 21
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

thank you
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

Find the real solutions of the equation. -8x^3-17x^2+7x=0
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

thank you, helped explaining the answer
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

What is the equation in standard form, of a parabola that models the values in the table? x f(x) -2 4 0 -6 4 70
*January 4, 2013*

**algebra**

Coulld someone take the time and check my answers please. 11) without graphing is the system independent, dependent, or inconsistent? y=-x+5 -3x-3y=-15 (my answer; dependent) 12) your club is baking vanilla and chocolate cakes for a bake sale. they need at most 19 cakes you ...
*January 3, 2013*

**algebra**

Sorry this was duplicated
*January 3, 2013*

**algebra **

Have a few questions can someone please help me figure them out? 1) You research the cost of a gallon of gasoline over several years to look for a trend. The table shows your data. What is a line of best fit for the data? Based upon these prices, how much would you expect tp ...
*January 3, 2013*

**algebra**

Thanks Steve for the help
*January 3, 2013*

**algebra **

Have a few questions can someone please help me figure them out? 1) You research the cost of a gallon of gasoline over several years to look for a trend. The table shows your data. What is a line of best fit for the data? Based upon these prices, how much would you expect tp ...
*January 3, 2013*

**Algebra**

Thank you for checking.
*January 2, 2013*

**Algebra**

Could someone be nice enough to check my answers please? 1)Identify a pattern and find the next number in the pattern. -2,3,8,13 my answer; 18 2)Name the property of real numbers illustrated by the equation. -4(x+4)=-4x-16 my answer; distributive property 3)Solve the compound ...
*January 2, 2013*

**algebra**

which matrix represents the system of equations below. -2x-7y=3 7x-6y=12 not sure how to figure this out.
*January 2, 2013*

**algebra**

sorry the only answers i have to choose from are dependent,independent or inconsistent. my mistake
*January 2, 2013*

**algebra**

without graphing is each system independent, dependent, or consistent? -x-3y=0 x-y=4 please someone help me
*January 2, 2013*

**algebra**

thank you but how do you solve
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

For the function g(x)=14/x+3, find (g^-1o g)(4)
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

thanks
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

For the function f(x)=(7-8x)^2, find f^-1. Determine whether f^-1 is a function.
*December 10, 2012*

**algebre**

Can someone explain what the graph would look like for : y=-4x^2-2 and it's inverse
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

thank you for the help
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

Can someone help with inverse relations and functions? is relation t a function? Is the inverse t a function? chart looks like: x 0 2 4 6 y -10 -1 4 8 If someone could please explain this problem
*December 10, 2012*

**algebra**

Can someone please help me out.
*December 2, 2012*

**algebra**

1.what is the simplest form of the producy sqrt 50x^7y^7 * sqrt 6 xy^4 2. What is the simplest form of the radical expression 4^3 sqrt 3x + 5^3 sqrt 10x 3. What is the simplest form of the radical expression sqrt 2 + sqrt5 / sqrt 2 - sqrt 5 if someone could explain the steps ...
*December 2, 2012*

**algebra**

the answer was 10 3sqrt6
*December 2, 2012*

**algebra**

Thank you so much for the help
*December 2, 2012*

**algebra**

what is the simpliest form of the equation 3 sqrt 750 + 3 sqrt 2058 - 3 sqrt 48 possible answers 14 3sqrt6 17.5 3sqrt6 33 3sqrt6 10 3sqrt6
*December 2, 2012*

**algebra**

I need someone to explain the steps in finding all zeroes of an equation x^4-6x^2-7x-6=0
*November 29, 2012*

**algebra**

Really need help with one problem. The table shows the annual consumption of cheese per person in the United States for selected years in the 19th century. What cubic model best fits this data? Year Pounds Consumption 1915 4.156 1922 4.857 1946 7.16 1991 29.989 Not sure but do...
*November 28, 2012*

**English**

Hi again Writeacher. Just got off the phone with a NYC Teacher from the Dial-A-Teacher, and he didn't know. After what you said, I guess the correct ones are "store" and "floor", but I don't see a 3rd one? Could you please give me a different hint ...
*November 28, 2012*

**English**

What three words create assonance in the stanza: "One day a girl went walking And stepped into a store; She bought a pound of sausages Then set them on the floor."? Based on what assonance means and is used for... I'm guessing it's the words 'bought'...
*November 28, 2012*

**college algebra, Please help!!**

9x-1=144(6x) 9x-1=864x 9x-1-864x=0
*November 28, 2012*

**algebra**

Could someone please explain the steps in finding all the zeroes of the equation x^4-6x^2-7x-6=0 Have no idea
*November 27, 2012*

**algebra **

Could someone please explain the steps in finding all the real zeroes y=(x-12)^3-7 I do not know how
*November 27, 2012*

**English**

Why do you use "for" instead of "on" when you are talking about responsibilities? For example, if you wrote "they have these responsibilities for the house" why is it "for" not "on"?
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

Thank you
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

Im doing this problem also and a I cant figure it out
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

I still do not understand
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

Steve can you explain what Im doing wrong the only choices I have sre; y=x^4-4x^3-4x^2-4x-3 y=-x^4+4x^$x^2+4x+3 y=x^4x^3+3x^2+4x-4 y=x^4+4x^3+4x^2+4x+3
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

not sure if I did it right but is it y=x^4+4x^3+4x^2+4x+3
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

Not sure what you mean
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

What is a quartic function with only the two real zeroes given? x=-1 and x=-3 Would someone please explain
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

thank you for checking and helping
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

find the real solution of the equation by graphing 6x^3-2x=-9x^2 i got 0.2,-1.7 is this correct
*November 26, 2012*

**algebra**

Can someone please explain these problems to me I have tried and cannot figure them out. 1)Use synthetic division to find p(-3) for p(x)=x^4-2x^3-4x+4 2)Find all the zeroes of the equation x^4-6x^2-7x-6=0
*November 25, 2012*

**Accounting**

Please Help!!!! Trying to get a little help on working this accounting problem. Please help... Jawed enterprises uses a job-order costing system and a predetermined overhead rate based on machine hours. At the beginning of the year, the company estimated manufacturing ...
*November 25, 2012*

**Accounting**

Trying to get a little help on working this accounting problem. Please help... Jawed enterprises uses a job-order costing system and a predetermined overhead rate based on machine hours. At the beginning of the year, the company estimated manufacturing overhead for the year ...
*November 24, 2012*

**english**

thank you
*November 18, 2012*

**english**

Has anyone read Kate Chopin is so could you check my answers? 1. When Mrs. Sommers leaves to go shopping, she forgets to take money. her daughter Mag’s size. her preferred store. to eat lunch.***** 2. The resolution of a story should build to the climax of the story. ...
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

thank you
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

what are the real or imaginary solutios of the polynomial equation x^3-8=0 I came up with 1+i sgrt 3 and 1-i sgrt 3 could some see if I'm right
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

thank you
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

What are the zeros of the function? what are their multiplicities f(x)=4x^3-20x^2+24x numbers -3,-2,and 0 are multiplicity of 1 numbers 3,2,and 0 are multiplicity of 1
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

Thank you
*November 18, 2012*

**algebra**

What is a polynomial function in standard form with zeroes 1,2,-3,and -3
*November 18, 2012*

**books**

Ambrose Biercs Could someone that has read the story check my work? 1. The gray-clad soldier who tells Farquhar about the bridge is on his way to the bridge. a Federal scout. ****** frightened of being caught and hanged. planning to burn the bridge. 2. Unimaginably, Farquhar ...
*November 16, 2012*

**Math**

What is the difference between 500 thousandths and 5 tenths. I thought you could drop extra zeros to the right of the decimal? .500 vs .5
*November 15, 2012*

**algebra**

what is a quartic function with only the two real zeros given x=5 and x=1 y=-x^4-6x^3+6x^2-6x+5 y=x^4+6x^3-6x^2-5 y=x^4-6x^3+5x^2-6x+6 y=x^4-6x^3+6x^2-6x+5 can someone explain
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

a polynomial equation with rational coefficients has the roots 7+sgrt3, 2-sgrt6 find two additional roots 7-sgrt3, 2+sgrt6 3-sgrt7, 6+sgrt2 7+sgrt3, 2-sgrt6 3+sgrt7, 6=sgrt2 could someone help
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

I thought the graph looks like it opens up with the bottom on 2
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

3. Find a model for the set of values. x –5 –4 0 4 5 y 25 16 2 16 25 Can someone explain what the graph might look like whether it opens up or down, or slanted line or squiggle line
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

so you think y=x^4+2x^3-3x^2-2x+1 I dont understand these problems
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

Can someone please explain What polynomial has a graph that passes through the given points? (–4, 89), (–3, 7), (–1, –1), (1, –1), (4, 329) y = 2x3 – 3x2 – 2x + 1 y = 1x4 – 2x3 – 3x2 + 2x + 1 y = x4 – 2x3 + 3x2 + 2x – 1 y...
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

Let's see it''s okay for you to ask for help, but noone else!!! Mind your own business if you have nothing nice to say.
*November 14, 2012*

**algebra**

Can someone please explain and help me with this problem. 4. The table shows the annual consumption of cheese per person in the United States for selected years in the 20th century. Year Pounds Consumed 1908 5.027 1923 8.768 1960 12.29 1981 15.485 What cubic model best fits ...
*November 14, 2012*

**books**

I am not sure how to discuss the scene or general play I have the main characters but not sure about the rest,
*November 12, 2012*

**books**

Reread the nightmare scene near the end of The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail and describe the main characters and primary events in Henry’s nightmare. Also, discuss this scene in particular, and the play in general, as a work of protest against war itself. Do you recognize ...
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

Can you check my work? f(10)=0.08*10^3+10^2+0.26 80+100+10+0.26 =190.26
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

suppose the polynomial function below represents the power generated by a wind turbine where x represents the wind speed in meters per second and y represents the kilowatts generated interpret f(10) f(x)=0.08x^3+x^2+x+0.26
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

suppose the polynomial function below represents the power generated by a wind turbine where x represents the wind speed in meters per second and y represents the kilowatts generated interpret f(10)
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

-3[1 -9 -5 -3 4 -3 36 -93 288 1 -12 32 -96 292 x^3-12x^2+31x-96 x+3[x^4-9x^3-5x^2-3x+4 -(x^4+3x^3) -12x^3-5x^2 -(-12x^3-36^2 31x^2-3x (-31x^2+93x) -96x+4 -(-96-288) 292
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

x(x^2-3x-10) x(x^2-5x+2x-10) x(x(x-5)+2(x-5) x=(x-5)(x+2)
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

miquel is designing shiooing boxes that are rectangular prisms the shape of one box with height h in feet has a volume defined by the function v(h)=h(h-5)(h-6) graph the function what is the maximum volume for the domian 0<h(6 round to nearest cubis foot
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

dividing polynomials possible answers are max(-6,216)minimum(2,-40) (-6,40) (2,-216) (6,216) (-2,-40) (6,40) (-2,-216)
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

I dont understand
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

what is the relative maximum and minimum of the function. f(x)=x^3+6x^2-36
*November 12, 2012*

**algebra**

What is cubic polynomial function in standard form with zero 1, -2, and 2
*November 9, 2012*

**algebra**

Use synthetic division to find P(3) for P(x)=x^4-6x^3-4x^2-6x-2 Can someone please explain
*November 9, 2012*

**math**

Thanks Michael's for the answer 1,322
*November 8, 2012*

**math**

I have 1 thousand, 12 tens, 2 hundreds, and 2 ones. What number am I?
*November 8, 2012*

**economics**

Could someone check my work? Please When the government attempts to cover large deficits by creating more money, what is the probable result called? government borrowing hyperinflation (my choice) excess currency full employment 2. What is one of the major problems caused by a...
*November 6, 2012*

**algebra**

What are the solutions? 1/2x^2+2x+3=0
*November 6, 2012*

**algebra**

Use the quadratic formula to solve the equation. x^2-7x-6=0
*November 6, 2012*

**algebra**

What is the expression in factored form? 2x^2+16x+24
*November 6, 2012*