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June 25, 2016

Posts by alexa

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Maths
T=25+R R=25-5=20 20+25=45 T=45 R=20
June 21, 2016

Pre-Calculus
Your computer supply store sells two types of laser printers. The first type, A, has a cost of $86 and you make a $45 profit on each one. The second type, B, has a cost of $130 and you make a $35 profit on each one. You expect to sell at least 100 laser printers this month and...
June 8, 2016

Pre-Calculus Matrix
Use Gaussian elimination to find the complete solution to the system of equations, or state that none exists. Show your work. 4x - y + 3z = 12 x + 4y + 6z = -32 5x + 3y + 9z = 20 4 -1 3 12 1 4 6 -32 5 3 9 20 I believe that the solution does not exist and how can I prove that?
June 8, 2016

Pre-Calculus
thank you!
June 7, 2016

Pre-Calculus
Solve the system of equations using matrices. Use Gaussian elimination with back-substitution. x + y + z = -5 x - y + 3z = -1 4x + y + z = -2 I really need help.. 1 1 1 -5 1 -1 3 -1 4 1 1 1 -2 I've done so many different methods to solve this and I get stuck..
June 7, 2016

Pre-Calculus
The Fiedler family has up to $130,000 to invest. They decide that they want to have at least $40,000 invested in stable bonds yielding 5.5% and that no more than $60,000 should be invested in more volatile bonds yielding 11%. How much should they invest in each type of bond to...
June 7, 2016

Math
The answer is -3m - 7
May 13, 2016

Calculus
A particle moves along the curve y=lnx so that its abscissa is increasing at a rate of 2 units per second. At what rate is the particle moving away from the origin as it passes through the point (1,e)?
May 12, 2016

Differential Calculus
Thank you Sir ☺
May 11, 2016

Calculus
Thank you so much
May 11, 2016

Calculus
Sorry for asking, but why did tan(a) become 8/x and tan(b) 18/x?
May 11, 2016

Calculus
A statue 10 feet high is standing on a base 13 feet high. If an observer's eye is 5 feet above the ground, how far should he stand from the base in order that the angle between his lines of sight to the top and bottom of the statue be a maximum?
May 11, 2016

Calculus
A particle travels along the parabola y=ax^2+x+b. At what point do its abscissa and ordinate change at the same rate?
May 2, 2016

Calculus
Air expands adiabatically in accordance with the law PV^1.4=Const. If at a given time the volume is 14 cubic feet and the pressure is 40 pounds per square inch, at what rate is the pressure changing when the volume is decreasing 1 cubic foot per second?
May 1, 2016

Calculus
thank you so much!
April 29, 2016

Calculus
Find the area of the largest rectangle with sides parallel to the coordinate axes which can be inscribed in the area bounded by the two parabolas y=26-x^2 and y=x^2+2
April 29, 2016

Calculus
Thank you sir.
April 28, 2016

Calculus
An open box is formed from a piece of cardboard 12 inches square by cutting equal squares out of the corners and turning up the sides, find the dimensions of the largest box that can be made in this way.
April 28, 2016

Math
Assuming that the question is how many buses do you need to transport those 450 students if 50 students can fit on a bus, you would just divide 450 by 50. For the second part of the question, add 10 to the 450 and divide by 50 again rounding up to the next whole number since ...
April 27, 2016

Chemistry
how would you prepare pure dry crystals of potassium trioxonitrate?
April 13, 2016

Chemistry
Question: write the balanced equations for the titration of oxalic acid (C2H2O4) with KOH. Work so far: I know that the overall equation is COOH)2 + 2KOH ------.> (COOK)2 + 2H2O but I am unsure how to proceed to the two step-wise equations
April 9, 2016

Math
Oh okay!! Thank you!!!
February 24, 2016

Math
Okay, so then, 348 x .0809 x 2 will equal P?
February 24, 2016

Math
marisol owed $384 in interest after a 24 month loan with a simple interest rate of 8.09%. What was the initial amount of the loan?
February 24, 2016

Algebra
Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this?
February 17, 2016

Algebra
Consider the leading term of the polynomial function. What is the end behavior of the graph? Describe the end behavior and provide the leading term. -3x5 + 9x4 + 5x3 + 3 how would I solve this?
February 17, 2016

Algebra
Evaluate sqrt7x (sqrt x-7 sqrt7) Show your work. sqrt(7)*sqrt(x)-sqrt(7)*7*sqrt(7) sqrt(7*x)-7*sqrt(7*7) sqrt(7x)-7*sqrt(7^2) x*sqrt 7x-49*x ^^^ would this be my final answer?
February 17, 2016

Algebra
okay..But why does it say show your work? how would I show it?
February 17, 2016

Algebra
A manufacturer of shipping boxes has a box shaped like a cube. The side length is (5a + 4b). What is the volume of the box in terms of a and b? Show your work. (5a+4b)^3 =(5a+4b)(5a+4b)(5a+4b) =(25a2+40ab+16b2)(5a+4b) = 125a^3 + 100a^2b + 200a^2b + 160ab^2 + 80ab^2 + 64b^3 = ...
February 17, 2016

algebra
(5a+4b)^3 =(5a+4b)(5a+4b)(5a+4b) =(25a2+40ab+16b2)(5a+4b) = 125a^3 + 100a^2b + 200a^2b + 160ab^2 + 80ab^2 + 64b^3 = 125a^3 + 300a^2b + 240ab^2+ 64b^3 would this be correct now?:)
February 16, 2016

algebra
A manufacturer of shipping boxes has a box shaped like a cube. The side length is (5a + 4b). What is the volume of the box in terms of a and b? Show your work. (5a+4b)3 =(5a+4b)(5a+4b)(5a+4b) =(25a2+40ab+16b2)(5a+4b) = 125a3 + 100a2b + 200a2b + 160ab2 + 80ab2 + 64b3 = 125a3 + ...
February 16, 2016

Algebra
thank you!
February 16, 2016

Algebra
For the given quadratic equation convert into vertex form, find the vertex, and find the value for x = 6. Show your work. y = -2x2 + 2x +2 -(1/2)y = x^2 - x - 1 (-1/2)y + 1 = x^2 - x (-1/2)y + 1 = (x - 1/2)^2 - 1/4 (-1/2)y = (x-1/2)^2 - 5/4 y = -2(x-1/2)^2 + 5/2 would this be ...
February 16, 2016

algebra
Let f(x) = -­2x ­- 7 and g(x) = ­-4x + 3. Find (f o g)(-­5) A. -9 B. 3 C. 23 D. -53 could you help me with this one? Would it be c?
February 9, 2016

algebra
Let f(x) = -3x - 4 and g(x) = 2x - 6. Find (f o g) (-7) A. 28 B. -20 C. 17 D. 56 I think it'll be A?
February 9, 2016

algebra
What are the vertex, axis of symmetry, maximum or minimum value, and range of y=-5(x+2)^2-8? please explain to me how you would solve this..I don't really understand. The answer is given.. The vertex is (-2, -8); the axis of symmetry is x= -2; k= -8 is the maximum value; ...
February 1, 2016

algebra
its b
January 29, 2016

algebra
What is the equation of the given line in standard form? Use integer coefficients. y = -6.9x + 5.1 A. -69x + 10y = -51 B. 69x + 10y = 51 C. 69x + 10y = -51 D. -69x + 10y = 51 how would I solve it steph by step? I think the answer is C.
January 29, 2016

Physics
An object of mass m = 2.9 g and charge Q = +42 µC is attached to a string and placed in a uniform electric field that is inclined at an angle of 30.0° with the horizontal. The object is in static equilibrium when the string is horizontal. a) Find the magnitude of the...
January 21, 2016

Math
Oh okay! Thank you for the help! I think I understand now. Thank you!
January 17, 2016

Math
Thank you for the help, but I am confused on as to why you used 8 instead of 1/8? Is it because the whole pool is being filled or.. ?
January 17, 2016

Math
4/15 of a pool is filled every 1/8 of an hour. How much of the pool will be filled in one hour?
January 17, 2016

Geometry
What you want to do is find the slope of all 4 sides and you should get to slopes the same...and follow a regular proof till you say its a trap.then to prove its not isosceles you use the for sides again but this time with the distance formula...and then you go along answering...
January 4, 2016

American History
yes please do give me your interpretation..
December 17, 2015

American History
“There cannot be a great vice president. A great man may occupy the office, but there is no way for him to become a great vice president because the office in itself is almost wholly unimportant.” —former Vice President John Nance Garner, Collier’s ...
December 17, 2015

American History
thank you
December 17, 2015

American History
The Department of Homeland Security protects the United States against terrorism. (a) List three of the five main services that it provides. (b) Why do you think the work of this department is so complex?
December 17, 2015

Math
A person who is 60in. tall casts a shadow that is 15in. long. How tall is a nearby tree that casts a shadow that is 40 in. long?
November 30, 2015

Math
Johnny spent 4 2/3 for his exams studying for his math exams. He spent 3/4 of the time studying for math. How many hours did Johnny spend stydying for his exam? How do I show the number sentence?
November 2, 2015

AP chem
The experiment can be extended to determine the order of reaction m with respect to [OH-] by varying the concentration of hydroxide ions [OH-] Assume that the value of the pseudo-rate constant k’ was measured for two different concentrations of [OH-]. The value of k’...
October 26, 2015

Geometry
Jason designed an arch made of wrought iron for the top of a mall entrance. The 11 segments between the two concentric circles are each 1.25 m long. Find the total length of wrought iron used to make the structure. Round the answer to the nearest meter. Show your work. The ...
October 2, 2015

Geometry
75.40 cm^3 would that be the final answer?
October 2, 2015

Geometry
1/3 (pi *r^2)(h) ?
October 2, 2015

Geometry
An hourglass, composed of two identical cones, is 12 cm tall. The radius of each cone is 3 cm. If you want to fill the bottom half of the hourglass 2/3 full of salt, how much salt will you need? Explain the method you would use to find the amount of salt. How would I solve this?
October 2, 2015

Geometry
The equation (x + 5) + (y + 3) = 169 models the position and range of the source of a radio signal. Describe the position of the source and the range of the signals. ???? Would the answer be (5,3) is the center and 13 is the range of signals..??
October 2, 2015

Geometry
2π * 7 * 45 = 630π = 1978.2cm^2 then would that be my final answer?
October 2, 2015

Geometry
Janine wants to paint just the sides of a cylindrical pottery vase that has a height of 45 cm and a diameter of16. Janine wants to paint just the sides of a cylindrical pottery vase that has a height of 45 cm and a diameter of 14 cm. To the nearest whole number, find the ...
October 2, 2015

Help me! Geometry
A design on the surface of a balloon is 5 cm wide when the balloon holds 71 cm^3 of air. How much air does the balloon hold when the design is 10 cm wide? Explain the method you use to find the amount of air. How would I solve this step by step?
September 28, 2015

Calculus
Thank you so much!
September 27, 2015

Calculus
Consider the line through the points (3,2,5) and (1,1,1). Consider the plane A that is perpendicular to this line, and passing through the point (-1,0,2). Consider the plane B that passes through the points (1,-1,0), (0,2,0), and (0,5,2). Consider the intersection of plane A ...
September 27, 2015

Calculus
Consider the line through the points (3,2,5) and (1,1,1). Consider the plane A that is perpendicular to this line, and passing through the point (-1,0,2). Consider the plane B that passes through the points (1,-1,0), (0,2,0), and (0,5,2). Consider the intersection of plane A ...
September 27, 2015

Geometry
Jason designed an arch made of wrought iron for the top of a mall entrance. The 11 segments between the two concentric circles are each 1.25 m long. Find the total length of wrought iron used to make the structure. Round the answer to the nearest meter. Show your work. How ...
September 22, 2015

English
Thank you darling!
September 16, 2015

English
Which sentence has no direct object? A. Read me those directions again, please. B. Can you return this book by tomorrow? C. I just told Janice to call me tonight. D. Hank spoke to the audience for an hour. I think D..
September 16, 2015

English
What is the prepositional phrase in this sentence, and what does it modify? The purpose of the last song was to show off all the musicians’ talents. A. of the last song; an adjective phrase that modifies the noun purpose B. to show off all the musicians’ talents; an ...
September 16, 2015

English
Coyote hid himself and watched the Beings from a distance. He noticed that for a short time when they changed guardians of the fire, it remained unguarded. When the moment was right, Coyote snatched up a flaming piece of fire and raced away, the furious Beings just behind him...
September 16, 2015

English
So it would be D?
September 16, 2015

English
What is the infinitive phrase in this sentence? In August, we went to Ontario and to upstate New York to see Niagara Falls. A. to Ontario B. to upstate New York C. to see D. to see Niagara Falls I think its C
September 16, 2015

English
I was thinking that too.Thank you
September 16, 2015

English
What is the most likely reason that Shakespeare would include a scene in a tragedy that focuses on a minor character who uses a commoner’s dialect and falls over everything? A. to show that he is democratic B. to promote a social cause C. to poke fun at an unpopular ...
September 16, 2015

English
Thank you
September 16, 2015

English
Which of the following sentences contains an infinitive phrase? A. Racing through the park, she paused only to drink. B. Reading by flashlight does not cause bad vision. C. Mom’s idea was to pack the night before our early flight. D. Remembering every opinion in the text ...
September 16, 2015

Math
If I post is put every 6 feet along the fence that is rectangular and nuts 42 feet long and 36 foot wide how many posts do I need
September 10, 2015

math
a chemist wants to create a solution that is 36% acid. How many liters of a 60% acid solution must be added to 30 liters of a 15% acid solution to obtain this 36% acid mixture?
September 9, 2015

Math
Suppose x is an angle in the second quadrant such that cosx=-8/17, what is the value of tan(3x/2)?
July 31, 2015

Math
Please help with math question below: Express the triple angle formula of tangent (i.e. tan〖(3x)〗) in terms of tanx.
July 31, 2015

Math
Can you explain more Sunny?
July 31, 2015

Math
Suppose a function f(x) has domain (-1,1). Find the domains of f((x+1)/(x-1))
July 31, 2015

trig
If sinx=3 cosx, then what is sinx∙cosx?
July 30, 2015

Math
You are given triangle ABC. AB=13,BC=15, and CA=14. Point D is on segment BC and CD=6. Point E is on segment BC such that CE>CD and ∠BAE=∠CAD. What is the length of BE?
July 30, 2015

geometry
I'm sorry, should be geometry (math)
July 30, 2015

Math
How many values of x satisfy the equation: sin⁡x=x^2/(625π^2 )?
July 30, 2015

Math
A pirate is on a hill looking at a building. The building is 400 feet tall. The angle of elevation from the pirate to the building is 4° and the angle of depression from the pirate to the bottom of the building is 2°. What is the shortest distance the pirate will need ...
July 30, 2015

Trig
Write an algebraic expression for the following: sin⁡(arctan⁡〖(x+1)/(x-1)〗 )
July 30, 2015

Trig
Prove the identity: (sin⁡(2x-y)+sin⁡y)/(cos⁡(2x-y)+cos⁡y )=tan⁡x
July 30, 2015

Math
A weight of 150 lbs is placed on a smooth plane inclined at an angle of 24° with the horizontal. What is the required force needed to prevent the weight from sliding down the plane?
July 30, 2015

trig
But still not sure how you come up with this formula (a+b)^2 ?
July 29, 2015

trig
Thanks Steve, but how do you get to this step? (a+b)^2 = a^2+2ab+b^2 = 8+32 = 40
July 29, 2015

trig
The hypotenuse of a right triangle has length 8. The area of the triangle is also 8 units squared. What is the perimeter of the triangle?
July 29, 2015

Calculus
Can you explain how to get these from here: 700 @ N23°E = (273.51,644.35) (333.51,644.35) = 725.55 @ N27.36°E
July 29, 2015

Calculus
An airplane is heading at a bearing of N23°E at a speed of 700 km/hr, but there is a wind blowing from the west at 60 km/hr. If the plane does not make any correction, what will be the bearing of the plane? What is its speed relative to the ground (ground speed = airspeed...
July 29, 2015

Algebra
6700000
June 24, 2015

sciencce
A dog breeder wanted to produce a small variety of cocker spaniel. He mated the smallest dogs from various litters for many generations. This is an example of
June 1, 2015

Geometry
thank you so much!
May 12, 2015

Geometry
Use the Distance Formula and the x-axis of the coordinate plane. Show why the distance between two points on a number line (the x-axis) is | a – b |, where a and b are the x-coordinates of the points. How would I solve this?
May 12, 2015

geometry
What is the value of x? Justify each step. AC=32 2x 6x+8 .__________________._________________. A B C Drawing not to scale AB + BC = AC a.segment addition postulate 2x + 6x + 8 =32 b.substitution 8x + 8 = 32 c.simplification 8x = 24 d.addition property of equality x = 3 e....
April 27, 2015

geometry
2x 6x + 8 .__________.__________. A B C this is a more accurate scale drawing
April 27, 2015

geometry
What is the value of x? Justify each step. AC=32 2x 6x+8 .__________________._________________. A B C Drawing not to scale AB + BC = AC a.segment addition postulate 2x + 6x + 8 =32 b.substitution 8x + 8 = 32 c.simplification 8x = 24 d.addition property of equality x = 3 e....
April 27, 2015

geometry
Write the conditional statement that the Venn diagram illustrates. The Venn diagram includes a large circle and it says quadrilateral and a small circle in it that says squares. Would this be the answer: If quadrilaterals are a four sided figure then in is a square?
April 22, 2015

physics
A honeybee with a mass of 0.175 g lands on one end of a popsicle stick (Active Example 9-2). After sitting at rest for a moment, the bee runs toward the other end with a velocity 1.75 cm/s relative to the still water. What is the speed of the 5.00 g stick relative to the water...
April 17, 2015

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