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November 28, 2015
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**college finite math**

The quantity demanded x each month of Russo Espresso Makers is 250 when the unit price p is $180; the quantity demanded each month is 1000 when the unit price is $150. The suppliers will market 750 espresso makers if the unit price is $80. At a unit price of $90, they are ...
*January 19, 2014*

**college finite math**

A product may be made using Machine I or Machine II. The manufacturer estimates that the monthly fixed costs of using Machine I are $17,000, whereas the monthly fixed costs of using Machine II are $14,000. The variable costs of manufacturing 1 unit of the product using Machine...
*January 19, 2014*

**college finite math**

A division of a company produces "Personal Income Tax" diaries. Each diary sells for $6. The monthly fixed costs incurred by the division are $30,000, and the variable cost of producing each diary is $1. (a) Find the break-even point for the division. (x, y) = (6000...
*January 19, 2014*

**college finite math**

Cowling's Rule is a method for calculating pediatric drug dosages. If a denotes the adult dosage (in milligrams) and if t is the child's age (in years), then the child's dosage is given by D(t) = (t + 1/24)a (a) Show that D is a linear function of t. Hint: Think of...
*January 19, 2014*

**college finite math**

Cowling's Rule is a method for calculating pediatric drug dosages. If a denotes the adult dosage (in milligrams) and if t is the child's age (in years), then the child's dosage is given by D(t) = (t + 1/24)a (a) Show that D is a linear function of t. Hint: Think of...
*January 19, 2014*

**college finite math**

For wages less than the maximum taxable wage base, Social Security contributions (including those for Medicare) by employees are 7.65% of the employee's wages.† (a) Find an equation that expresses the relationship between the wages earned (x) and the Social Security ...
*January 19, 2014*

**Physics**

In a vacuum, two particles have charges of q1 and q2, where q1 = +3.7 µC. They are separated by a distance of 0.22 m, and particle 1 experiences an attractive force of 3.5 N. What is q2 (magnitude and sign)?
*January 8, 2014*

**english **

What part of speech is coursework?
*January 1, 2014*

**college Algebra**

Write the system as a matrix and solve it by Gauss-Jordan elimination. (If the system is inconsistent, enter INCONSISTENT. If the system has infinitely many solutions, show a general solution in terms of x, y, or z.) x + 2y − z = 5 2x − y + z = 2 3x − 4y + 3z...
*December 15, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Use matrix methods to solve the problem. To use space effectively, librarians like to fill shelves completely. One 105-inch shelf can hold 3 dictionaries, 5 atlases, and 1 thesaurus; or 6 dictionaries and 2 thesauruses; or 2 dictionaries, 4 atlases, and 3 thesauruses. How wide...
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

thank you
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Use matrix methods to solve the problem. 120,000 gallons of fuel are to be divided between two airlines. Triple A Airways requires three times as much as Unity Air. How much fuel should be allocated to Triple A? ______ gal
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

i have no clue why its not working... i tried: 0,0,0 9,9,9 INCONSISTENT
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

its saying its wrong? :/
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

i think you used the wrong one for the third line... x+z=18 y+z=18 x-z=0
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

the answer didnt work...
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Solve the system, if possible. (If the system is inconsistent, enter INCONSISTENT. If the system is dependent, enter a general solution in terms of x, y, or z.) x + y = 18 y + z = 18 x − z = 0
*December 13, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Solve the system, if possible. (If the system is inconsistent, enter INCONSISTENT. If the system is dependent, enter a general solution in terms of x, y, or z.) x + y + z = 7 2x + y + z = 14 x + 2y + 3z = 2
*December 13, 2013*

**College Algebra**

thank you, big help
*December 12, 2013*

**College Algebra**

Use a system of equations to solve the problem. A rectangular picture frame has a perimeter of 2,200 centimeters and a width that is 300 centimeters less than its length. Find the area of the picture. _____ cm2
*December 12, 2013*

**Physics**

A 0.125 kg meter stick is rotating (as shown to the right) in a horizontal plane about an axis through its center at 3.45 rad/s. a) Find the rotational inertia of this stick. At one of its ends, find its b) speed and c) centripetal acceleration. If this stick comes to rest in ...
*December 2, 2013*

**Algebra**

Thanks, Steve. I was having a mental block on this one and knew it was easy! I appreciate your help.
*November 26, 2013*

**Algebra**

This homework question was removed due to a copyright claim submitted by the National Network of Digital Schools Management Foundation (NNDS).
*November 26, 2013*

**algebra 1**

Each of the values in your table shows an x value and a corresponding y value. So, your ordered pairs are: {(4,3), (2,5), (2,2), (3,5), (1,1)} Graph them. The domain is {1,2,3,4} or the x values in numerical order and not listed more than once. The range is {1,2,3,5} or the y ...
*November 26, 2013*

**algebra**

that's exactly what I got but it keeps saying it is wrong.
*November 21, 2013*

**algebra**

find all roots of the polynomial equation. x^5+3x^4-2x^3-14x^2-15x-5=0.
*November 21, 2013*

**algebra**

thank you soooo much!!!
*November 21, 2013*

**algebra**

a hot-air balloon is tethered to the ground and only moves up and down. You and a friend take a ride on the balloon for approximately 25 minutes. On this particular ride the velocity of the balloon, v(t) in feet per minute, as a function of time, t in minutes, is represented ...
*November 21, 2013*

**algebra**

Help me factor x^2 -2x - 4 = 0 and 3x^2 + x + 3 = 0.
*November 18, 2013*

**college algebra**

A partial solution set is given for the polynomial equation. Find the complete solution set. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) x^3 + 3x^2 − 14x − 20 = 0; {−5}
*November 18, 2013*

**college algebra**

Use long division to perform the division. (Express your answer as quotient + remainder/divisor.) (x^4 + 7x^3 − 2x^2 + x − 1) / (x − 1)
*November 18, 2013*

**college algebra**

Solve the exponential equation using logarithms. Give the answer in decimal form, rounding to four decimal places. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) 4^(x − 3) = 3^(2x) x = _____
*November 18, 2013*

**college algebra**

Use a calculator to help solve the problem. An isotope of lead, 201Pb, has a half-life of 8.4 hours. How many hours ago was there 40% more of the substance? (Round your answer to one decimal place.) ____hr
*November 18, 2013*

**college algebra**

not sure how to find the t, tried using the log approach but can't get the right answer.
*November 17, 2013*

**college algebra**

An isotope of lead, 201Pb, has a half-life of 8.4 hours. How many hours ago was there 40% more of the substance? (Round your answer to one decimal place.) ____hr
*November 17, 2013*

**college algebra**

no it looks more like this: 4^(x-3)=3^2x
*November 17, 2013*

**college algebra**

Solve the exponential equation using logarithms. Give the answer in decimal form, rounding to four decimal places. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) 4x − 3 = 32x x = _____
*November 17, 2013*

**college algebra**

In 4 years, 30% of a radioactive element decays. Find its half-life. (Round your answer to one decimal place.) _____ yr
*November 17, 2013*

**college algebra**

thank you
*November 4, 2013*

**college algebra**

Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = log 9
*November 4, 2013*

**college algebra**

Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = −0.35
*November 4, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = −0.35
*November 4, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Use a calculator to find y to four decimal places, if possible. (If an answer is undefined, enter UNDEFINED.) ln y = log 9
*November 4, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Thank you, big help!
*November 4, 2013*

**college Algebra**

Use a calculator to help solve the problem. The life expectancy of white females can be estimated by using the function = 78.5(1.001)x, where x is the current age. Find the life expectancy of a white female who is currently 50 years old. Give the answer to the nearest tenth. L...
*November 4, 2013*

**college algebra**

i did that and it is not working. i get 0.0348
*November 4, 2013*

**college algebra**

Use a calculator to help solve the problem. The intensity I of light (in lumens) at a distance x meters below the surface is given by I = I0 k x, where I0 is the intensity at the surface and k depends on the clarity of the water. At one location in the Atlantic ...
*November 4, 2013*

**College Algebra**

thank you Reiny and Bob
*November 4, 2013*

**College Algebra**

Use a calculator to help solve the problem. One isotope of holmium, 162Ho, has a half life of 22 minutes. The half-life of a second isotope, 164Ho, is 37 minutes. Starting with a sample containing equal amounts, find the ratio of the amounts of 162Ho to 164Ho after two hours...
*November 4, 2013*

**Finance**

P5. A thirty U.S. Treasury bond has a 4.0 percent interest rate. In contrast, a ten-year Treasury bond has an interest rate of 2.5 percent. A maturity risk premium is estimated to be .2 percentage points for the longer maturity bond. Investors expect inflation to average 1.5 ...
*November 2, 2013*

**Statistics Math**

with the reliability coefficent of 0.81 using the classical theory we would interpret that the
*October 28, 2013*

**College Algebra**

I think the question is asking what she would pay at the end of the year. I tried $159.93 and it was not correct.
*October 28, 2013*

**College Algebra**

A bank credit card charges interest at the rate of 23% per year, compounded monthly. If a senior in college charges $1,700 to pay for college expenses, and intends to pay it in one year, what will she have to pay?
*October 28, 2013*

**math**

if a 50ft flag pole cast a 10ft shadow how far is it from the end of the shadow to the top of the pole
*October 25, 2013*

**college algebra**

graph the following: 7x + 6y = 42 (-6x+42)\(7)
*October 24, 2013*

**college algebra**

graph the following: (5/4)x-4 (4x+16)/(5)
*October 24, 2013*

**college algebra**

Thanks, I finally got it.
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

now all I need help on is finding the domain of the f(f) that you just posted.
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

no sir, it asks for f(f).
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

thank you so much steve!! could you help me with this one? Let f(x) = square root (x + 2) and g(x) = x^2 − 2. Determine the domain of the composite function. (Enter your answer using interval notation.) f compose f _____? and Find the composite function. (f compose f)(x...
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

find the domain of (x-2)/(-3x+7)
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

Let f(x) = 1/x − 2 and g(x) = 1/x − 3 . Determine the domain of the composite function. (Enter your answer using interval notation.) g compose f _____? & Find the composite function. (g compose f)(x) = _____?
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

Let f(x) = square root (x + 2) and g(x) = x^2 − 2. Determine the domain of the composite function. (Enter your answer using interval notation.) f compose f ______? & Find the composite function. (f compose f)(x) = _____?
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

(Enter your answer using interval notation.) f compose f
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

Let f(x) = x + 2 and g(x) = x2 − 2. Determine the domain of the composite function.
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

Thank you so much.
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

what is the domain of (square root of x) +7?
*October 21, 2013*

**college algebra**

Thank you Steve, that was a big help.
*October 14, 2013*

**college algebra**

the following rational function gives the number of days it would take two construction crews, working together, to frame a house that crew 1 (working alone)could complete in t days and crew 2 (working alone) could complete in t+3 days. f(t)=(t^2+3t)/(2t+3). (a) if crew 1 ...
*October 14, 2013*

**college algebra**

Need help in finding all vertical, horizontal, and slant asymptotes, x- and y-intercepts, and symmetries of f(x)=(x-3)/(x-4)
*October 9, 2013*

**Chemistry**

What is the relationship of the concentration of H3O and of OH
*October 9, 2013*

**social studies**

men from higher social classes in------ cultures tend to have low levels of conformity, more self-direction, and have greater intellectual flexibility than did men from lower social classes A) collectivist B) individualist C) interdependent D) all My choice is C but Im a ...
*October 4, 2013*

**physics**

a 100g mass of cookie dough hits inelastically with a 300g mass of cookie dough and they stick. the 100 g mass was moving to the right at 40 m/s and the 300g mas was moving to the left at 5 m/s. what is the final velocity of the massive cookie dough ball? what fraction of ...
*October 3, 2013*

**social studies**

thank you very much!
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

I am guessing this one, because I can't find the answer on my book. Would it be D.
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

people in countries with tend to be happier A) high incomes B) low incomes C) more civil liberties D) high incomes and more civil liberties My answer is B.
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

daydreaming can be an expression of: A) repression B) denial C) sublimation D) projection My answer is D
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

thank you for the eye opener:)
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

then the answer is B, because personality its not heritable and def. not C
*September 29, 2013*

**social studies**

all personality variables are: A) highly heritable B) unconscious C) theoretical constructs D) easily assessed with questionnaries My asnwer is D
*September 29, 2013*

**aed**

thank you
*September 20, 2013*

**aed**

I need an answer
*September 20, 2013*

**aed**

determine the potential impact of socioeconomic status on education in the following areas: teacher expectatations, student tracking, equal representation in the curriculum, and financial support for schools
*September 20, 2013*

**math**

a rectangular swimming pool 20 feet long and 10 feet wide,is enclosed by a wooden deck that is 3 feet wide. What is the area of the deck? How much fence is required to enclose the deck?
*September 19, 2013*

**math**

a rectangular swimming pool 20 feet long and 10 feet wide,is enclosed by a wooden deck that is 3 feet wide. What is the area of the deck? How much fence is required to enclose the deck?
*September 19, 2013*

**Algebra**

Express the relationship 20 < C < 30 in terms of F, where F = 9/5C + 32. _____________ < F < _____________
*September 17, 2013*

**Algebra**

the cost of renting a rototiller is $16.50 for the first hour and $10.95 for each additional hour. How long can a person have the rototiller if the cost must be less than $55.00?
*September 17, 2013*

**algebra**

a student write that an=3n+1 is a explicit formula for the sequence 1,4,7,10.explain the error and write the correct explicit formula for the sequence.
*September 11, 2013*

**college algebra**

The county news earns a profit of $20 per year for each of its 3000 subscribers. Management projects that the profit per subscriber would increase by $0.01 for each additional subscriber over the current 3,000. How many subscribers are needed to bring a total profit of $113,100?
*September 10, 2013*

**college algebra**

no, I copied the question just as it is, there is 2 answers, the $10,000 is the smaller amount he invested, there should also be a larger amount.
*September 10, 2013*

**college algebra**

Scott and Laura have both invested some money. Scott invested $2500 more than Laura and at a 3% higher interest rate. If Scott received $900 annual interest and Laura received $450, how much did Scott invest?
*September 10, 2013*

**college algebra**

a large rectangular movie screen in an IMAX theater has an area of 8624 square feet. Find the dimensions of the screen if it is 10 feet longer than it is wide.
*September 8, 2013*

**CHEM**

joules to melt a 525g ice cube at 0∘C and to warm the liquid
*September 8, 2013*

**Algebra**

Kevin stuffs shrimp in his job as a seafood chef. He can stuff 1200 shrimp in 4 hours. When his sister helps him, they can stuff 1200 shrimp in 3 hours. If kevin gets sick, how long will it take his sister to stuff 600 shrimp?
*September 5, 2013*

**Algebra**

Allison drove home at 68 mph but her brother who left at the same time could only drive at 54 mph. When Allison arived, her brother still had 84 miles to go. How far did Allison drive?
*September 5, 2013*

**business**

would it B be the best answer?
*August 27, 2013*

**business**

Select the statement which reflects the employer position on electric monitoring. a.) An employee's actions during work time are at the discretion of the Company. b.) Employees should be notified of any electronic monitoring and its purpose. c.)Electronic monitoring ...
*August 27, 2013*

**business**

A manager refuses to reveal company secrets despite an offer of handsome kickbacks. Which of the following reasons justifies her action if she were to subscribe to Kohlberg’s preconventional level of moral reasoning? A- An idea of the unpleasant emotions she would feel if...
*August 27, 2013*

**Physics **

a cylinder of gas is at a room temp (20 c) the air conditioner breaks down and the tempture rises to 58c what is the new pressure of the gas relative to its initial pressure?
*July 30, 2013*

**maths**

find a single discount equivalent to the discount series 20%, 10%, and 15%.
*June 29, 2013*