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Using the equation below as a model, fill in numbers in the place of a and b to create a rational equation that has an extraneous solution. x+a/ax=b/x Part 1. Show all work to solve for x in the equation and check the solution. Part 2. Explain how to identify the extraneous ...
June 9, 2016
A 58 kg skier has a speed of 9.5 m/s at point A. She then encounters a 1.75 m deep dip in the snow's surface that has a circular cross section with a radius of curvature of 12 m.
April 9, 2016
A 0.167-g sample of an unknown compound contains 0.00278 mol of the compound. Elemental analysis of the acid gives the following percentages by mass: 40.00% C; 6.71% H; 53.29% O. 1.)Determine the molecular formula of this acid. 2.)Determine the molar mass of the unknown acid.
November 2, 2014
An airplane is flying straight and level at a speed vo = 150 mph and with a constant time rate of increase of speed v' = 20 ft/s^2, when it starts to climb along a circular path with a radius of curvature p = 2000 ft. The airplane maintains v' constant for about 30s. ...
July 9, 2013
Two air-track carts move toward one another on an air track. Cart 1 has a mass of 0.336 kg and a speed of 1.16 m/s. Cart 2 has a mass of 0.634 kg. What speed must cart 2 have if the total momentum of the system is is to be zero? What is the system's kinetic energy?
November 5, 2012
a middle-aged man has been diagnosed as being at high risk group of developing Coronary Artery Disease. Distinguish between the good and bad forms of this sterol. 'Explain the function of the good form of this sterol in the body. List the food groups that are the sources ...
September 24, 2011
a girl is celebrating her 7th birthday. each guest is served one large slice of choclate cake, a hamburger, french fries, and some oranges. identify the food groups mentioned above. if one slice of chocolate cake contains 35g of carbohydrate, 15g of fat and 5g of protein, ...
September 12, 2011
the managing director of a well-known company on wall street thrives on a diet of fruit jam, bread, pasta, and coffee. She exercises intermittently. One day she decides to to her primary healthcare provider for a routine checkup. The healthcare provider recommends that she ...
September 10, 2011
state three examples each of acids, bases,and salts commonly used in thera peutic processes. From the examples you state, select one acid, one base and one salt and describe how and where they are useed in therapeutic processes.
August 23, 2011
A 55 year old woman visits a popular eatery for lunch. She orders a cheese pizza and bacon pizza with extra cheese and has about 3 large glasses of cola (ph value 3). On the way back home she experiences heartburn and abdominal pain, and has diffigulty breathing. She drinks a ...
August 22, 2011
a 40-year-old manger at a prominent legal firm in L.A experiences abdominal pain post lunch. He goes to the restroom a couple of times, but continues to experience pain and cramps. He evevtually decides to get himself examined. While questioning him, you learn that he consumed...
August 21, 2011
a freshmann is currently enjoying the arts studio program she is pursuing at a well know university. In her free time she likes to skate,take salsa dance lessons, and cook. She particularly enjoys and decides to pickle olives to the rescipe, she needs to add 3 teaspoons of ...
August 15, 2011
A robust first grader goes for swimming lessons three times a week,and he enjoys it thoroughly.During the first week of December, he develops an upper respiratory infection, starts coughing continuosly, and has a high fever of 39ºC. His condition remains the same after ...
August 7, 2011
use thr discriminant to determine wheather the following equations have solutions that are two different rational solutions;two different irrational solutions; or two imaginary solutions.8x^2+7x+3=0
August 1, 2011
if a stone is tossed from the top of a 310 meter building, the height of the stone as a function of time is given by h(t)=-9.8t^2-10t+310. where t is in seconds, and height is in meters. After how many seconds will the stone hit the ground? Round to the nearest hundredth's...
July 28, 2011
In solving the equation (x-1)(x+2)=30. Eric stated that the solution would be x-1=30¨T¡úx=31 or(x-2)¨T30¨T¡úx=32 However, at least on of these solutions fails to work when subsitituted back into the orignal equation. Why is that? Please ...
July 28, 2011
The area of a rectangular athletic field is represented by the expression 81y^2-16z^2 square meters. Write an algebraic expression to represent one possible set of dimensions(in the sense " length times width") of the athletic field. Include correct units with your ...
July 24, 2011
Andrew factored the expression 20x^3-12x^2+8x as 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x),she got 20x^3-48x^3+32x^2; thus, Andrew's solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Andrew to understand...
July 24, 2011
Essay. show all work. A gardener wants to create a triangluar garden in the shape of a right triangle with shortest legth x-3y ft. and the middle length side x+6y ft. What ia an algebraic expression for the area of the garden? be sure to multiply this out and express in ...
July 22, 2011
a sample of gas of unknown pressure occupies 0.766 L at the temperture of 298k the same sample of gas is than tested under known conditions and has the pressure of 32.6kPa and occupies 0.664 L at 303 k. What is the original pressure of gas
July 13, 2011
AP US History
Analyze the extent to which TWO of the following influenced the development of democracy between 1820 and 1840. -Jacksonian economic policy -changes in electoral politics -Second Great Awakening -Westward movement
April 10, 2011
The average mark on a test in an algebra class is 80. If the two lowest scores of 34 and 48 are not counted, the remaining scores would average 83. How many students are in the algebra class?
October 28, 2010
A firm is assigned the network part 128.171. It selects an 10-bit subnet part. a) Draw the bits for the four octets of the IP address of the first host on the first subnet.
November 7, 2009
Which Solid can be defined as the regular polyhedron (a solid with all faces identical regular polygons) with the greatest number of faces? Please help thank you http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regular_polyhedra There are nine regular polyhedra. Choose the one with the most faces..
March 31, 2007