Solving Rational Equations
100mL of a solution contains 30 mL of acid; this is called a 30% acid solution because part 30 ---- = ---- = 0.30. whole 100 How many milliliters of acid x would need to be added to the solution to turn it into a 50% solution ? (HInt: Adding acid increases both the volume of a...
Suppose a square garden has an area represented by 9x^2 square feet. If one side is made 7 feet longer and the other side is made 2 feet shorter, then the trinomial that models the area of the larger garden is 9x^2 + 15x - 14 square feet.
describes h(x), the height of a part of a rollercoster track,where x is the horizontal distance in feet from the center of this section of the track. The towers that support this part of the track are the same height and are 150 feet apart .Which is the best estiamate of the h...
A mason's assistant's rate of pay is $0.75 per cubic foot of earth moved. He moves 220 cubic feet of earth to dig a trench. What is his pay for this job? THE ANSWER IS NOT &330
PLEASE HELP !!! A mason is putting in the foundation for a wall. His assistant digs a trench in roughly the shape of a rectangular solid measuring 50 ft. in length, 12 inches deep along both sides, and 12 inches wide at the top and bottom. How many cubic feet of earth did he r...
A hot water heater measures 20" in diameter. What is the area of a metal base for the water heater, assuming a two-inch overhang for the base beyond the edge of the heater?
Two buildings are 30 ft apart. The angle of elevation from the top of one to the top of the other is 19°. What is their difference in height?
Wings Inc., a software development firm, has stock outstanding as follows: 25,000 shares of cumulative 1%, preferred stock of $40 par, and 50,000 shares of $120 par common. During its first four years of operations, the following amounts were distributed as dividends: first ye...