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Posts by Marissa


Total # Posts: 280

social studies
no the southerns were living in a dept cycle
November 18, 2008

science
in what organelles do plants trap light energy is it vacuoles, Golgi bodies, chloroplasts or endoplasmic reticulum
November 4, 2008

8th grade
what is your average spped if you ran 50 meters in 10 seconds?
October 27, 2008

PreCalc!
sketch a graph whose domain is the interval [0, infinity) but whose domain must be restricted to [0,4] so that the function can have an inverse. (The only one i can think of is a parabola but she said we cant use that one) Consider the 2 statements: I. if f(a)=b then f(inverse...
October 20, 2008

chemistry
32363.376 kJ/mol
October 3, 2008

Math - Trig Substitution
How can I solve the integral of x^3√(9-x^2) dx using trigonometric substitution? ? ∫ x^3√(9-x^2) dx So then I know that x = 3sinθ dx = 3cosθdθ When I substitute, it becomes ∫ (3sinθ)^3 * √(9-(3sinθ)^2) * 3cosθdθ...
September 8, 2008

Math differentiation
1. y = x^x 2. y = (sin^2xtan^4x)/(x^2+1)^2 3. y = x^(1/x) 4. y = 2^(-x^3) Okay, so I'm pretty sure 1 is done easily: ln y = ln (x^x) ln y = x ln x d/dx ln y = d/dx x ln x y'(1/y) = x(1/x) + ln x(1) = 1 + ln x y'(1/y) = ln x + 1 y' y(1/y) = (ln x + 1)y y'...
August 27, 2008

Math differentiation
Can somebody please check these over for me? I really want to know what I did wrong if I made mistakes! Differentiate the following: 1. y = ln [(4-x)/(4+x)] Since it's the ln of the entire thing, then I can apply ln a - ln b so, dy/dx = y' = 1/(4-x) *(-1) - 1/(4+x) *(1...
August 26, 2008

Math integrals
What is the indefinite integral of ∫ [sin (π/x)]/ x^2] dx ? This is what I did: Let u = π/x (to get the derivative and du:) π*1/x π(-1/x^2)dx = du π(1/x^2)dx = (-1)du so, 1/x^2 = -1/πdu then ∫ [sin (π/x)]/ x^2] dx = ∫ sin(u...
August 15, 2008

Math derivatives
What is the derivative of: a) cos(3x) b) π/x I did (a) just by following chain rule: -sin(3x)*3 so it's -3sin(3x) Is that correct? I'm not completely sure how to do (b). Would it just be like the derivative of 1/x? That's -1/(x^2), would it be -π/(x^2) ?
August 15, 2008

Math
How many real roots does f(x) = x^3+5x+1 have? x^3 = odd polynomial = at least 1 real root Can I follow Descartes' rule for this? No sign change, so there aren't any positive zeros. when I sub in -x for x (-x)^3+ 5(-x) + 1 = -x^3-5x+1 Then there is one sign change, so ...
May 31, 2008

American Hictory-Colonial
How can you make a tri cornered hat out of newspaper. Like the hat paul revere wore, except made out of newspaper. Please help! Its for an AH project!
May 15, 2008

Math, derivatives
Let g(x) = sin (cos x^3) Find g ' (x): The choices are a) -3x^2sinx^3cos(cos x^3) b) -3x^2sinx^3sin(cos x^3) c) -3x^2cosx^3sin(cos x^3) d) 3x^2sin^2(cos x^3) I'm not exactly sure where I should start. Should I begin with d/dx of sin? Or do the inside derivative first...
May 11, 2008

Chemistry, acids and bases
One of the other values I have to plug in for HCl is 0.803 mols/L So then at equilibrium, NaC6H5COO is 0.197, NaCl is 0.803, C6H5COOH is 0.803 If I plug it into Henderson Hasselbach equation: pH = pKa + log [0.197]/[0.803] the log of 0.197/0.803 is negative, -0.61 Can I still ...
May 6, 2008

Chemistry, acids and bases
NaC6H5COO- (aq) + HCl (aq) <---> NaCl (aq) + C6H5COOH (aq) should say NaC6H5COO (aq) + HCl (aq) <---> NaCl (aq) + C6H5COOH (aq) and 0.8 NaC6H5COO, not 0.8 NaC6H5COO-
May 6, 2008

Chemistry, acids and bases
(a) Find pH and pOH of 1.0 M solution of sodium benzoate, NaC6H5COO. (Ka of benzoic acid is 6.2x10^-5) (b) Calculate pH after 0.205 moles per liter of HCl was added (assume volume does not change (c) Calculate pH after 1.0 moles per liter of HCl was added (assume volume does ...
May 6, 2008

Chemistry, reactions w/ water
Write the equation for the reaction of each of the following with water. a) HCl b) CH3COOH c) NaOH d) NH3 Are these correct? a. HCl (aq) + H2O (l) --> H3O+ (aq) + Cl- (aq) b. CH3COOH (aq) + H2O (l) --> CH3COO- (aq) + H3O+ (aq) c. NaOH (aq) + H2O (l) --> Na+ + OH- + ...
May 6, 2008

Gen 105
Objective of Exercise: Conduct research online regarding the strongest of your multiple intelligences. Find three Web sites which accurately describe that intelligence. If you identified more than one dominant intelligence, choose only one for your research. Note that your ...
April 9, 2008

chemistry
ammonia, NH3, is a typical ingrediant in household cleaners. it is produced through a combination reaction involcing N2(g) and H2(g). if 12.0 mol of H2(g) react with excess N2(g), how many moles of ammonia are produced?
April 9, 2008

English
largloi is gorilla osmoe is mouse swarlu walrus clame is camel
February 28, 2008

MATH
i really need help with writing linear equations to fit data. Can you help me?
January 27, 2008

Fourth Grade Geometry
If 9 counters are1/3, then what is ONE? PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:(
January 9, 2008

Fourth Grade Geometry
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January 9, 2008

science
thanks for all your help!!! :P
December 9, 2007

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

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

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