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July 31, 2015

July 31, 2015

Total # Posts: 336

**analogies**

dollar:cent;meter:centimeter
*October 6, 2010*

**math**

I would set up a proportion meters 1 x ---- --- --- scale 2.5 100 (% means out of a hundred) Since 25 x 40 = 100, then 1 x 40 = 40 The bridge is 40m long.
*October 6, 2010*

**Math-Algebra**

3|x+5|<= 6 |3x+15|<= 6 -15 -15 |3x| <= -9 /3 /3 x <= -3 Yes, you are correct.
*October 6, 2010*

**algebra**

You need to set up the proportion Base 6.5m 4m ---- ---- ---- Length 3.7m e Then you cross multiply: 6.5xe=6.5e 4x3.7= 14.1m So therefore, 6.5e = 14.1m Then divide both by 6.5 to get what e equals. 6.5e/6.5 = e 14.1/6.5 ≈ 2 so e ≈ 2.
*October 6, 2010*

**Teacher Aide**

Test scoring
*September 30, 2010*

**math**

Is this a star polygon, a polygon, or other, how many sides does it have? {9/3}
*September 20, 2010*

**math**

A roulette wheel has 18 red slots and 18 black slots numbered alternaetly with the numbers 1 through 36. Two green slots are numbered 0 and 00. The winning number is determined by the slot into which a single marble rolls. Players are not allowed to bet on green. The house ...
*September 18, 2010*

**algebra**

1/3(x+3)+1/6(x-6)=x+3
*June 7, 2010*

**Math**

When a survey of 800 people was done, 55% of those surveyed said they ate candy, 65% said they ate chips and 90% said they ate hot dogs. What is the smallest possible number of people who said they ate candy, chips and soda? -Zach
*May 26, 2010*

**math**

20 divided 2 minus 24 divided by 3 equals ? No parenthesis
*May 24, 2010*

**Math**

The side lengths of a right triangle are each an integral number of units. If one of the legs is 13 units, what is the perimeter of the triangle? Thanks ~Zach
*May 20, 2010*

**Math**

Six pipes each having a radius of 0.5 feet are stacked in a triangular pile with three pipes on the ground tangent to each other, two in the next row and one on top. What is the height of the pile. Express you answer in simplest radical form
*May 13, 2010*

**algebra**

Graph the linear equation. -3x + y = -6
*May 5, 2010*

**math**

Graph the linear equation. -3x + y = -6
*May 5, 2010*

**Math**

Thank you
*May 4, 2010*

**Math**

A large tank contains 400-kg mixture of water and alcohol. The mixture is 64% alcohol by weight. At each step, 100 kg of the mixture will be drained from the tank, replaced with 100 kg of water and then stirred. After three steps, what percent of the final solution will be ...
*May 4, 2010*

**alegbra**

Simplify: 5-3[2(3x-4)+3]
*April 29, 2010*

**math**

Simplify 5-3[2(3x-4)+3]
*April 29, 2010*

**math**

thank you jen
*April 28, 2010*

**math**

m+1 --- 4 + 5 -- 6 = 2m-1 ---- 12
*April 28, 2010*

**algebra**

Please help me! Sorry there are 4 questions I need to check my attempts with to see if I am on track. Thanks!! 1. 5-3[2(3x-4)+3] 2. Evaluate when x = -3 and y = 2 3x squared - 4y squared _______________________ 4x - 7y 3. -3/4y = -24 4. m + 1 5 2m - 1 ______ + ___ = ______ 4 6 12
*April 28, 2010*

**algebra**

Please help me! Sorry there are 4 questions I need to check my attempts with to see if I am on track. Thanks!! 1. 5-3[2(3x-4)+3] 2. Evaluate when x = -3 and y = 2 3x squared - 4y squared _______________________ 4x - 7y 3. -3/4y = -24 4. m + 1 + 5 = 2m - 1 ______ _ _______ 4 6...
*April 28, 2010*

**9th grade - Civics**

I'm doing a crossword. The question is what is the term to "postpone a sentence/fine?" It starts with an R_ _ _ I _ _ _. Thought it was suspend but this isn't right. Any help is great
*April 28, 2010*

**math**

Thank you very much Reiny!
*April 27, 2010*

**math**

2(x-5)+3x < 4(x-6)+1
*April 27, 2010*

**9th grade Algebra**

go to hell!!!
*April 25, 2010*

**math**

Thank you so much Reiny.
*April 21, 2010*

**math**

With income earned by selling the rights to his life story, an actor invests some of the money at 3% and 30,000 more than twice as much at 4%. The total annual interest earned from the investments is $5600. How much is invested at each rate?
*April 21, 2010*

**Math**

How many positive three-digit integers have the property that the tens digit is greater than or equal to the hundreds digit and the ones digit is greater than or equal to the tens digit? Please help :) thanks -Zach
*April 21, 2010*

**math**

Thank you so much Reiny.
*April 14, 2010*

**math**

The value of a "Mint State-63" 1950 Jefferson nickel minted at Denver is 8/7 the value of a 1945 nickel at Philadelphia. Together, the total value of the two coins is $15. What is the value of each coin?
*April 14, 2010*

**Math**

1/2 dozen eggs is 6. If 1/3 of 6 gets broken, it means 2 broke. 4 are not broken. If I understood the question correctly, this should be the correct answer.
*April 5, 2010*

**algebra**

Thanks so much Reiny!
*April 5, 2010*

**algebra**

6/7S - 3/4 = 4/5 - 1/7S + 1/6
*April 5, 2010*

**Social Studies**

I don't get it, so the four influences that Greece had on Roman culture are art, religion, mythology, and the Latin alphabet?
*April 2, 2010*

**Social Studies**

What four influences did Greece had on Roman culture?
*April 2, 2010*

**College Chemistry**

1) The concentration of the aluminum ion in a test solution is 0.10M. Using the Ksp for aluminum hydroxide (3. x 10^-34), calculate the concentration of hydroxide needed to precipitate aluminum hydroxide. From the concentration of the hydroxide, calculate the pH of the ...
*April 1, 2010*

**Math**

That's all the data I have.
*March 30, 2010*

**Math**

The rectangular prism has a height of 28 cm and holds exactly 360cm cubed. What is the length and width using the formula lwh?
*March 30, 2010*

**Chemistry**

If the yield from the reaction of acetic acid with isopentyl alcohol is 45% how many grams of isopentyl acetate are formed from 3.58g of acetic acid and 4.75g of isopentyl alcohol?
*March 18, 2010*

**algerba1**

simplify -x/4/6/x
*January 10, 2010*

**algerba1**

simplify -x/4/6/x
*January 10, 2010*

**Algebra**

The radius of a circle is increased by 85%. How much will the area increase in percent? Round your answer to the nearest tenth if a percent. I'm stuck on this question. Thanks -Zach
*December 27, 2009*

**8th grade**

need help thank-you translate the verbal phrase into an inequality, then solve the inequality and graph your solution, the product of 6 and the difference of 6x and 3 is less than or equal to the product of -2 and the sum of 4 and 8x
*December 7, 2009*

**algerba i**

2(7n-1)> or equal 3(5-n)
*December 3, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

In how many ways can Abby, Bonnie, Chuck, Dennis, Ed and Fred line up at the water fountain so that the two girls, Bonnie and Abby, are not beside each other?
*December 3, 2009*

**Algebra**

The school that Trevon goes to is selling tickets to a choral performance. On the first day of ticket sales the school sold 12 adult tickets and 4 student tickets for a total of $188. The school took in $171 on the second day by selling 6 adult tickets and 9 student tickets. ...
*December 3, 2009*

**Physics**

A 60-cm-long, 500 g bar rotates in a horizontal plane on an axle that passes through the center of the bar. Compressed air is fed in through the axle, passes through a small hole down the length of the bar, and escapes as air jets from holes at the ends of the bar. The jets ...
*November 30, 2009*

**Physics**

A 5.50 kg cat leaps from the floor to the top of a 94.0-cm-high table. If the cat pushes against the floor for 0.220 s to accomplish this feat, what was her average power output during the pushoff period?
*November 30, 2009*

**Physics**

A 120 g ball moving to the right at 4.2 m/s catches up and collides with a 450 g ball that is moving to the right at 1.2 m/s. If the collision is perfectly elastic, what are the speed and direction of each ball after the collision?
*November 30, 2009*

**physics**

Two air-track carts are sliding to the right at 1.0 m/s and held together by a string. The spring between them has a spring constant of 140 N/m and is compressed 4.5 cm. The carts slide past a flame that burns through the string holding them together. Afterward, what are the ...
*November 30, 2009*

**Physics**

In a hydroelectric dam, water falls 26.0 m and then spins a turbine to generate electricity. What is ∆U of 1.0 kg of water? Suppose the dam is 80% efficient at converting the water's potential energy to electrical energy. How many kilograms of water must pass through...
*November 30, 2009*

**Algebra word problem**

A retailer of DVD players knows that at a price of q dollars per player, he can sell (900 – 3q) players per month. Write a polynomial, in function notation, that represents the monthly income from the sale of DVD players.
*November 29, 2009*

**communications**

The electronic version is just an on-line, web version of the same ad that is in print, such as in a newspaper.
*November 21, 2009*

**Math**

The perimeter of a rectangle is 34 feet and the area measures 60 square feet. What are the length and width of the rectangle? (Hint: Use the equations : perimeter = times the sum of the length and the width area = length times width)
*November 21, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

Marcus and Allen are playing Rock/Paper/Scissors. The first one to one 10 times does not have to do the dishes. The score is now 9 to 7 in favor of Marcus. If ties are ignored and not counted, what is the probabilty Marcus will not have to do the dishes? Express your answer as...
*November 16, 2009*

**Pre Calc**

I get where a comes from. Is the answer 53/-610? It doesn't seem right.
*November 15, 2009*

**Pre Calc**

Write a quartic function that has roots that are 3+5i, -4 and 7 and f(-3)=53. I have tried it a bunch of times and can't seem to get it. (x-3+5i)(x-3-5i)(x+4)(x-7) I multiplied them together x^4-9x^3+24x^2+66x-952 I was a little unsure what f(-3)=53 means. I thought I ...
*November 15, 2009*

**Pre Calc (For Reiny)**

Thanks so much your method worked perfectly! My solution was: the remaining zeros were 5+2i, 3, and -4 I have one question that's bugging me though, why is it that synthetic division did not work for me? I thought that long division and synthetic division were both ...
*November 15, 2009*

**Pre Calc**

I am familiar with this type of problem but can't seem to get the right answer. Use the given zero to find the remaining zeros of each function f(x)=x^4-9x^3+7x^2-91x-348,zero 5-2i I normally would use synthetic division with the root 5-2i bringing it down to x^3. Then ...
*November 13, 2009*

**Pre-Calc Can't find where I went wrong**

I tried to solve for H in the volume equation. so, 2=3.14(r^2)H divide 2 by 3.14=.64 .64=r^2H .64/r^2=H Not sure where to go from here
*November 13, 2009*

**Pre-Calc help can't find the volume**

How do I get the volume?
*November 13, 2009*

**Pre-Calc**

Is the volume 2L? How can I solve for diameter if I don't have the height?
*November 13, 2009*

**Pre-Calc**

Starkist tuna company will package tuna fish in 2-L cans. Find the radius and the height of the cans if the cans have a surface area which is less that 980 cm^2. I have no idea how to go about this, it seems like geometry to me. Can you give me some help? Please.
*November 13, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

x^2 + 16=0 Solve by graphing
*November 12, 2009*

**Pre- Algebra**

-6x-15>57 +15 +15 -6x>72 Divide both sides by -6 And switch sign because dividing the variable by a negative x<-12
*November 12, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

Thanks And I think you answered my question last time i posted, so thanks for keep on rollin' :)
*November 12, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

On a multiple choice test with 10 questions and 5 choices, A,B,C,D,E, for each questions, what are the odds of guessing on all 10 questions and getting 100%. State your answer as a common fraction. Thanks -Zach
*November 12, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

Thanks
*November 5, 2009*

**Algebra 1**

Mary's class took two tests last week. 80% of the class passed the math test, 90% of the class passed the English test, and 72% of the class passed both. What is the probablility that a randomly selected student in Mary's class failed both tests? Express your answer as...
*November 5, 2009*

**math**

3x^2-15x+18=0 -18 3x^2-15x=-18 square root 3x-15x=4.2426406871192851464050661726291 divide by 3 x-15x=1.4142165323730950488016887242097 divide by -15 x+x=-0.094280904158206336596779248280647 -x x=-0.094280904158206336596779248280647x
*November 5, 2009*

**Physics-revision**

those funky è letters are supposed to be theta. The funky ì is mu.
*October 28, 2009*

**Physics**

Okay, here is a solution. Not sure if it's the best one, but it seems to work. D = drag force D = (1/4)Av^2 v is terminal velocity A = 1.80m * 0.300m F(net) = D since there is no acceleration m*g*sinè - ì(kinetic)*m*g*cosè = (1/4)Av^2 solve for v (your...
*October 28, 2009*

**Biology**

How can I make a 3D model of a bone cell?
*October 18, 2009*

**math**

flexible rounding to estimate the answer 622+377= 84-27=
*September 21, 2009*

**gr 4 math**

we are working on number charts, I need to know what position pattrens means and what number pattren means? whats the difference?
*September 14, 2009*

**math**

A magician has 3 more red hats than black hats and 4 fewer purple hats than black hats and has 14 hatsin all. How many hats of each color does he have. Show how you got the answer.
*September 14, 2009*

**Chemistry**

The greater electronegativity difference bewteen two atoms bonded together, the greater the bond's percentage of ______ a. ionic character b. nonpolar character c.metallic character d.electron sharing Thank you!!!!
*May 31, 2009*

**Chemistry**

What does a covalent bond consist of? Thanks!
*May 30, 2009*

**Chemistry**

Which stage of ionization usually produces more ions?
*May 27, 2009*

**spanish**

dailey routine
*May 3, 2009*

**Organic Chemistry**

Does anyone know where I might find a step-by-step reaction mechanism for a polymer condensation reaction involving Hexamethylenediamine with Adipoyl Chloride (thus synthesizing Nylon 66)? If not, can anyone help list the steps that take place and why? Any help would be ...
*April 26, 2009*

**Science**

Predict what would happen to a reptile body temperature if the outdoor temperature increases by 10c.
*March 16, 2009*

**english root word**

factum - how do I use in a sentence. If it's a root word, are there any words with factum in them? I can't find any.
*February 17, 2009*

**Algebra1**

Hey, this helped me with my extra credit. Thanks :-)
*February 17, 2009*

**6th grade Social Studies**

your mom
*December 15, 2008*

**Chemistry**

How Many Molecules are contained in 0.25 moles of Fe?
*December 11, 2008*

**Dynamath for October**

iZachIsCool don't get it is hard I have to find the answers I am a teacher and I need them now I am at school and when I looked I did not get any answers can u tell me 😳
*September 29, 2008*

**Chemistry**

ΔT = T(mix) - T(initial) And the equations is: HCl(aq)+ NaOH(aq) => NaCl(aq) + H2O(l) And T(mix) = 37 C 50.0 mL of 2.0M HCl = 23.7 C 50.0 mL of 2.0M NaOH = 23.5 C How do I find T(initial), do I just use their averages? Thanks
*September 29, 2008*

**Algebra 1 **

How many quarts of pure pineapple juice should Theo add to a 20% pineapple drink to create 5 quarts of 50% of pineapple juice mixture?
*September 23, 2008*

**Chemistry**

Calculate the DELTA H(rxn), DELTA S(rxn), DELTA S(universe), DELTA G(rxn). For each system below indicate whether DELTA S and DELTA H are positive or negative. Then indicate if the reaction is entropy driven, enthalpy driven or neither. C3H8(g) + 2O2(g) => 3CO2(g) + 4H2O(g)
*September 19, 2008*

**biology**

what are the forms in which carbon is found in the ocveans?
*September 16, 2008*

**Alegbra**

Show that the distance between the points (x,y) and the line Ax + By + C = 0 is: D = (Ax + By + C) / sqrt(A^2 + B^2) So, would you start out by multiplying sqrt (A^2 + B^2) to both sides and then it would become: sqrt (A^2 + B^2)D = Ax + By + C Then square both sides, D^2(A^2...
*September 8, 2008*

**Ged Test Results**

test scoring
*July 29, 2008*

**earth**

A word for ater that flows downhillafter it rains 6 letters
*June 2, 2008*

**english**

i need a sentence with the word "justice"
*May 21, 2008*

**math**

a farmer must get a mouse, a cat and a block of cheese across the river. He will make three trips. He can not leave the cat and mouse together on either side and he can not leave the mouse and cheese together on either side. How will he get them across the river?
*May 19, 2008*

**Economics 101**

Hey guys my Econ final is on Tuesday and I could use some help. These are 4 example questions true/false with explanation needed. 1. A monopolist will produce less and charge a higher price than a perfectly competitive industry. 2. Regardless of the type of price control, if ...
*May 4, 2008*

**English**

What are the differences between utopia and dystopia? What are some current real world references to utopia and dystopia?
*April 25, 2008*

**Physics**

A steel beam is used in the construction of a skyscraper. By what fraction L/L0 does the length of the beam increase when the temperature changes from that on a cold winter day (-20°F) to that on a summer day (+108°F)?
*April 17, 2008*