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August 30, 2014

August 30, 2014

Total # Posts: 255

**Science**

Are nodes in a standing wave the result of constructive interference?
*December 9, 2007*

**algebra I**

HOW DO I FIGURE OUT -X2-5X-9=0
*November 29, 2007*

**Science**

How do laundry detergents remove grape juice stains?
*October 14, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find the 20th term of the arithmetic sequence in which a1=3 and d=7 a.143 b.136 c.140 d.133 an=a1+(n-1)d a20=3+(20-1)7 a20=3+(19)7 a20=3+133 answer=b 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -3,3,9,15... a.an=n+6 b.an=6n+9 c.an=6n-9 d.an=n-3 an=a1+(n-1...
*August 26, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 26, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 26, 2007*

**algebra**

I'm pretty sure these are right but I just want to check. 1)Find the 20th term of the arithmetic sequence in which a1=3 and d=7 a.143 b.136 c.140 d.133 answer=b 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -3,3,9,15... a.an=n+6 b.an=6n+9 c.an=6n-9 d.an=n...
*August 26, 2007*

**algebra**

I know what it is I'm just asking so someone could help me with my questions.
*August 25, 2007*

**algebra**

does anyone know anything about sigma notation?
*August 25, 2007*

**algebra**

do you know about sigma notation?
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra**

I'm pretty sure these are right but I just want to check. 1)Find the 20th term of the arithmetic sequence in which a1=3 and d=7 a.143 b.136 c.140 d.133 answer=b 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -3,3,9,15... a.an=n+6 b.an=6n+9 c.an=6n-9 d.an=n...
*August 24, 2007*

**Reiny**

can you look at my posts when you come to this page please.
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra(check)**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra(check)**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra(check)**

I'm pretty sure these are right but I just want to check. 1)Find the 20th term of the arithmetic sequence in which a1=3 and d=7 a.143 b.136 c.140 d.133 answer=b 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -3,3,9,15... a.an=n+6 b.an=6n+9 c.an=6n-9 d.an=n...
*August 24, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find a1 in a geometric series for which Sn=300,r=-3,and n=4 a.15 b.15/2 c.-15 d.1/15 answer=a 2)Find the sum of the infinite geometric series n=1 at the bottom of the sigma notation 20(-1/4)n-1 on the right side a.25 b.80/3 c.16 d.does not exist answer=c 3)Find the sum of ...
*August 23, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find the sixth term of the geometric sequence for which a1=5 and r=3 a.1215 b.3645 c.9375 d.23 answer=a 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the geometric sequence -12,4,-4/3,... a.an=-12(1/3)n-1 b.an=12(-1/3)n-1 c.an=-12(-1/3)-n+1 d.an=-12(-1/3)n-1 answer=d 3)Find four ...
*August 23, 2007*

**algebra**

I'm pretty sure these are right but I just want to check. 1)Find the 20th term of the arithmetic sequence in which a1=3 and d=7 a.143 b.136 c.140 d.133 answer=b 2)Write an equation for the nth term of the arithmetic sequence -3,3,9,15... a.an=n+6 b.an=6n+9 c.an=6n-9 d.an=n...
*August 23, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Use Pascal's triangle to expand (w-x)^5 2)Use the binomial theorem to find the third term in the expression of (n-2p)^6 3)Which is NOT a counterexample to the formula 1^2+3^2+5^2+...+(2n-1)^2=n(2n+1)/3 A.n=3 B.n=2 C.n=1 D.n=4 is it C thanks:)
*August 23, 2007*

**math**

1)The area A of a triangle varies jointly as the lengths of its base b and height h. If A is 75 when b=15 and h=10,find A when b=8 and h=6 2)Determine the equation of any vertical asymtotes of the graph of f(x)=2x+3/x^2+2x-3 1) Area of a triangle is 1/2 b*h=A use the formula ...
*August 21, 2007*

**algebra**

4)Write the equation x^2-2x+y^2+4y=11 in standard form. answer= (x-1)^2+(y+2)^2=16 5)Write the equation 4x^2+24x-y+34=0 in standard form answer= y= 4(x-3)^2+2
*August 21, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Write an equation for the parabola with focus (1,3)and vertex(0,3) answer= x= 1/4(y-3)^2 2)Write an equation for a circle if the endpoints of a diameter are at (1,1)and(1,-9) answer= (x-1)^2+(y+4)^2=25 3)Which is the equation of a circle with center (0,1)and radius 2 units? ...
*August 21, 2007*

**algebra**

4)Find the exact solutions of each system of equations x^2+y^2=25 and 9y=4x^2 answer= (3,4),(-3,4) This is correct from what I found after entering the functions into my TI-83 calculator and using the trace=> intersect function on the calculator.
*August 21, 2007*

**algebra**

1)What is the 4x^2=y^2+8y+32 answer= either hyperbola or parabola 2)The graph of which equation is a circle? answer= 5x^2+10x+5y=9 3)Solve the system of equations by graphing x^2+y^2=16 and y= -x+4 answer= (4,0),(0,-4) 4)Find the exact solutions of each system of equations x^2...
*August 20, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Write an equation for an ellipse if the endpoints of the major axis are at(1,6)and (1,-6)and the endpoints of the minor axis are at (5,0)and (-3,0) answer= (x-1)^2/36+y^2/16=1 2)Which is the equation of an ellipse with center (-4,2)and a horizontal major axis? answer= (x-4)^...
*August 20, 2007*

**algebra**

1)What is the distance between the museum and sailing club.I cant post the graph or anything but I have my numbers right its 53 but I used the distance formula so its either 53 units or the square root of 53 units. 2)Write the equation of the parabola y= 4x^2-8x+1 in standard ...
*August 20, 2007*

**algebra**

how would you solve this; Write an equation for the hyperbola with vertices (-10,1) and (6,1) and foci (-12,1)and (8,1) The centre is the midpoint between the vertices, which is ((-10+6)/2,(1+1)/2) or (-2,1) so the equation looks like (x+2)^2/a^2 - (y-1)^2/b^2 = 1 a is the ...
*August 19, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Write the expression 9n^6+7n^3-6 in quadratic form,if possible A.9(n^3)^3+7n^3-6 B.9(n^2)^3+7(n^2)-6 C.9(n^3)^2+7(n^3)-6 D.not possible I'm thinking C on this one but im not sure 2)solve b^4+2b^2-24=0 A.-2,-square root of 6,square root of 6,2 B.-square root of 6,2,2i,i ...
*August 18, 2007*

**algebra**

1)A.f(x)= x^2+4 B.f(x)= x^2-4x^2+4x-16 C.f(x)= x^2+4x^2+4x+16 D.f(x)= x^2-4x^2-4x+16 2)A.+-1,+-2,+-3,+-6 B.0,+-1,+-2,+-3,+-6,+-1/3,+-2/3 C.+-1,+-2,+-3,+-6,+-1/3,+-2/3 D.+-1,+-3,+-1/6,+-1/3,+-1/2,+-3/2 4)I dont know what they mean either but this is all it says. A.3x^2-x+5 B.75...
*August 17, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Use synthetic subsitution to find f(-3)for f(x)=x^4-4x^3+2x^2-4x+6 answer= -15 2)One factor of x^3+2x^2-11x-12 is x+4. find the remaining factors answer= x-1;x-3 3)Which describes the number and type of roots of the equation x^3+121x=0 answer= 1 real root,two imaginary roots...
*August 17, 2007*

**algebra(reiny)**

Hey thanks for all your help but you kinda confused me on a few: 1)Determine whether f(x)=-5x^2-10x+6 has a maximum or minimum value and find that value A.minimum -1 B.maximum 11 C.maximum -1 D.minimum 11 and you said the function opens up, so there is a minimum. it occurs ...
*August 16, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Write an equation for the parabola whose vertex is at (-8,4) and passes through (-6,-2) answer=y=-3/2(x+8)^2+4 2)Solve x^2>_2x+24 answer=x<_-4 or x>_6 #1, ok #2, ok
*August 14, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Find the exact solutions to 3x^2=5x-1 using the quadratic formula. answer=5 plus or minus the square root of 37 over 6 2)Use the discriminant to determine the number and type of roots for the equation 2x^2-7x+9=0 answer=2 complex 3)Identify the vertex,axis of symmetry,and ...
*August 14, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Solve by factoring:5x^2=4-19x answer=-4,1/5 2)Which quadratic equation has roots 7 and -2/3? answer=A A.2x^2-11x-21=0 B.3x^2-19x-14=0 C.3x^2+23x+14=0 D.2x^2+11x-21=0 3)To solve 4x^2-28x+49=25 by using the square root property,you would first rewrite the equation as answer=(...
*August 14, 2007*

**algebra**

1)Identify the y-intercept and the axis of symemetry for the graph of f(x)=-3x^2+6x+12. answer=12:x=1 2)Determine whether f(x)=-5x^2-10x+6 has a maximum or minimum value and find that value. answer=maximum -1 3)Solve x^2=4x by graphing and indicate the roots. answer=0,4 4)...
*August 14, 2007*

**math.**

hey guys i was just wondering if someone could help me with my 4 previous posts Algebra. Other people have posted things to check and they have gotten responses,my posts are still on this page thank you:) Marissa, I am sure nobody is intentionally ignoring you. Some of the ...
*August 14, 2007*

**Algebra**

1)Write an equation for the parabola whose vertex is at (-8,4) and passes through (-6,-2) answer=y=-3/2(x+8)^2+4 2)Solve x^2>_2x+24 answer=x<_-4 or x>_6 1)Write an equation for the parabola whose vertex is at (-8,4) and passes through (-6,-2) answer=y=-3/2(x+8)^2+4 2)...
*August 12, 2007*

**Algebra**

1)Find the exact solutions to 3x^2=5x-1 using the quadratic formula. answer=5 plus or minus the square root of 37 over 6 2)Use the discriminant to determine the number and type of roots for the equation 2x^2-7x+9=0 answer=2 complex 3)Identify the vertex,axis of symmetry,and ...
*August 12, 2007*

**Algebra**

1)Solve by factoring:5x^2=4-19x answer=-4,1/5 2)Which quadratic equation has roots 7 and -2/3? answer=A A.2x^2-11x-21=0 B.3x^2-19x-14=0 C.3x^2+23x+14=0 D.2x^2+11x-21=0 3)To solve 4x^2-28x+49=25 by using the square root property,you would first rewrite the equation as answer=(...
*August 12, 2007*

**Algebra**

This will be a multiple post thing so please bear with me. If my answers are wrong then please explain I'll post my work as needed thanks. 1)Identify the y-intercept and the axis of symemetry for the graph of f(x)=-3x^2+6x+12. answer=12:x=1 2)Determine whether f(x)=-5x^2-...
*August 12, 2007*

**math**

write an equation for the parabola with focus (1,3) and vetex (0,3) See the paragraph Analytic Geometry Equations. You will have a choice of equations, you did not state whether the axis of symettry was parallel to x or y axis. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parabola that was ...
*August 12, 2007*

**Algebra**

Can someone please explain how to do these problems. 1)write a polynomial function of least degree with intregal coefficients whose zeros include 4 and 2i. 2)list all of the possible rational zeros of f(x)= 3x^3-2x^2+7x+6. 3)Find all of the rational zeros of f(x)= 4x^3-3x^2-...
*August 10, 2007*

**Algebra**

State the possible number of imaginary zeros of g(x)= x^4+3x^3+7x^2-6x-13 this is how far Ive gotten:there are 4 zeros,3 positive and 1 negative If you've found four real zeroes, then there are no imaginary zeroes. You can also see that there are no imaginary zeroes ...
*August 10, 2007*

**science**

Why does an ice cube melt @ room temperature? The melting point of water is zero degrees Celsius (32 degrees Fahrenheit). Room temperature is more like 20 degrees C or 68 degrees F. Therefore, heat is tranferred from the warmer room air to the colder ice cube and it melts.
*May 16, 2007*

**science**

why is a burn from steam potentially more serios than a burn from very hot water? Water at boiling temperature has a specific heat of 1 calorie per gram. Steam, however, at the same temperature, has a heat of vaporization of 540 calories/gram. Thefore, steam condenses and ...
*May 16, 2007*

**simple question! i sware!!**

Can you tell me how the number twenty-eight (28) is in everyday life? Or in other words where can you find it in everyday life? thank you! i dont need a website just give me an idea... thanks! Look at the calendar. help.. I got that already but thanks anyways.. Thank you for ...
*May 15, 2007*

**math**

47*120=
*April 14, 2007*

**scocial studies**

saw dust!!!!!! DUH
*April 9, 2007*

**genetics**

No it would contain4. It would contain 4 chromosomes. 2n means its a diploid cell which contains 8 chromosomes. Gamates are haploid cells therefore contain of a diploid. i do it like this though 2n=8 2Divided into 8=4..
*February 25, 2007*

**Science**

What is the main substance made during? Photosynthesis (Broken Link Removed)
*December 14, 2006*

**Math!!**

A square quilt for a child's bed has a border made up of 32 pieces with an area of x each, and 4 small squares with an area of 1 square inch each. The main part of the quilt is made of 64 squares with an area of x squared each. If the quilt is 4 ft by 4 ft, what are the ...
*November 6, 2006*

**english essays**

Ok..so i have to write an essay over heros..i have the intro but i cant seem to start the first paragraph. HELP PLZ! THANKS RizzA First of all, do you have an outline or plan for the main ideas of your paper. The intro is probably one of the last things you should write, ...
*August 29, 2005*

**heat**

5/9 degree fahrenheit
*August 3, 2005*