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1. Determine the slope of the tangent to the graph of y=4/x at (1,4) my answer is -4 2.What is the slope of the line perpendicular to y=(x-2)/(x+2) at (2,0) my answer is -4 3. For which value of x is the derivative of f(x)=(x-1)^10(x+2)^5 equal to 0? my answer is 1
May 9, 2014
Determine the slope of the tangent line to the curve y=(x^2+3x)(x^2-2) at x=-1. I got 3 as my answer although I am not too sure that it's correct. I found the derivative of the function and then substituted -1 into the equation.
May 9, 2014
Calculus answer check
Starting from rest, a man runs 10 metres along a straight path in t seconds. His position can be described by the function s(t)=0.7t^2. How long will it take him to reach the velocity of 4m/s? would the answer be 5.6 s? I started with s(t)=0.7t^2, then the velocity is 7/5t and...
May 9, 2014
Math 4 grade
How much is one cola? Use the clues to find out. -The cost is between 20 and 30 -You can buy one cola with exactly 6 coins. -You can buy two colas with exactly 6 coins. -You can buy three colas with exactly 6 coins. -You can use pennies, nickels, dimes, or quarters...
April 30, 2014
The market value (in thousands of dollars)of a certain home is a linear function of t, the time in years since 1990. In 1992 the market value was 68 thousand dollars, while in 1997 the market value was 79 thousand dollars -Find the slope of V as a linear function of t. Explain...
April 29, 2014
Two poles are place 15 feet apart. One pole is 8 ft high and the other pole is 16 ft high. The top of each pole is attached to the base of the other by cable which run in a straight line. -Find the slopes of the lines defined by the two ropes. -How high above the ground is the...
April 29, 2014
chemistry help~~~~ Please!!!
Sodium-24, t1/2 = 15.0 hr, can be used to study the sodium balance in animals. If a saline solution containing 25 μg of 24^Na is injected into an animal, how long can the study continue before only 1 μg is left? Show work please!
April 14, 2014
In 1990, the population of Africa was 643 million and by 2000 it had grown to 813 million. a.) Use the exponential growth model A=A0 e^kt, in which t is the number of years after 1990, to find the exponential growth function that models the data. b.) By which year will Africa ...
April 13, 2014
Calculus Help Please!!!
A radioactive substance has a half-life of 4 days. Suppose we have 800 mg of this substance. a) Find the equation of the mass remaining after t days. Use the exact value for k not a decimal approximation. b) Rounding your answer to the nearest tenth of a mg, find the mass ...
April 9, 2014
Post your response to these questions: A budget systems model is the foundation from which budgeting systems can be used to evaluate the success of an agency or company. How are performance budgeting systems used to evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of a human service ...
April 7, 2014
social studies 9
explain why the mohawks and the other first nations would choose to become allies with europeans, even though they knew that all the europeans were a threat to their territory and way of life
April 3, 2014
Calculus Help Please!!!
A water trough is 5 m long and has a cross-section in the shape of an isosceles trapezoid that is 30 cm wide at the bottom, 70 cm wide at the top, and has height 40 cm. If the trough is being filled with water at the rate of 0.1 m3/min how fast is the water level rising when ...
March 30, 2014
Math for grade 6 peace
The computer club is having a fundraiser to help pay for a trip to the science museum. So far they have raised $96, which is only 48% of their goal. How much money are they trying to raise?
March 28, 2014
A model for the length of daylight (in hours) in Philadelphia on the tth day of the year is L(t) = 12 + 2.8 sin[(2π/365)(t − 80)]. Use this model to compare how the number of hours of daylight is increasing in Philadelphia on March 21 and April 21. (Assume there are...
March 9, 2014
social studies 9
Create a dialogue between a Huron chief and a Jesuit missionary in which both present their best arguments for and against allowing the Jesuits stay and work in Huronia.
March 6, 2014
If 6 percent of all credit card charges never get paid, and total credit card charges last year were $750 billion, what was the total amount of unpaid credit card charges last year?
March 3, 2014
Type webelements in your search box, and that website will give you all the kind of information of all kinds of elements. Just click: Chemistry » Periodic Table » essential data and description
February 28, 2014
Determine an equation in simplified form, for the family of quadratic functions with zeros -1 -+ √5 and 2 -+ √2 B) determine an equation for the member of the family whose graph has a y intercept of -32
February 24, 2014
Make a systematic list - PSM 81 - page 19 Carla and Nick were playing a factors game. Carla would name a factor of 48 and Nick would give the other factor. Make a table to show the different way Carla and Nick could play the 48 game. Please help. -- someone know what the book ...
February 18, 2014
a metal object has a mass of 8.37g. when it was placed in a graduated cylinder containing 20.0ml of water, the water level rose to 23.1 ml. what is the density and identity of the metal?
February 16, 2014
1. Mount Rushmore 2. a message of fear and power 3. use of an icon 4. Kente 5. haik 6. art movement 7. both b and c 8. romantic 9. scale drawing 10. atmospheric perspective
February 13, 2014
A false positive rate of 5% is considered to be a conservative estimate. Suppose that there are 20 employees in your company, which tests its workers weekly. What is the probability of no false-positives for this weeks test?
February 12, 2014
Seven students took a quiz. Four of these students received a score above 85 percent. Students who received at least an 85 percent got a sticker. What percent of the students (rounded to the nearest full percentage number) received a sticker?
January 21, 2014
51.A sequence t is defined where the first term is 4. Each successive term is 3 more than the term before it. (a)Write an explicit formula for the sequence t. (b)A second function is defined as s(n) = 2 + 2n. Compare the rates of change of t(n) and s(n). (c)For what ...
January 2, 2014
The polynomial given by 1.6t^ 2 - 28t + 200 calculates the heart rate, where t represents the elapsed time in minutes since exercise stopped. 1. What is the heart rate when the athlete first stops exercising? 2. What is the heart rate after 5 minutes? 3. Describe what happens ...
December 22, 2013
I'm having trouble with working a problem out and need to see how to solve. The question reads as follow: Mark has 24 baseball cards. He says that 8/24 are pitchers, 5/24 are catchers, and the rest are fielders. What fraction below represents the difference between the ...
December 9, 2013
For a motor vehicle travelling at r miles per hour, the distance d in feet required to stop at approximately d=0.05r^2+r. If a school bus is traveling at 45mph how many feet to, the nearest foot,would it travel before coming to a halt.
December 7, 2013
The probability of not picking a purple marble out of a bag of marbles is 2/5, if 2 purple marbles are taken out of the bag, reducing the number of purple marbles to 4, what will the new probability of picking a purple marble be?
December 6, 2013
1.Try to solve this problem without using a formula. Suppose a disease is transmitted from an individual to one other during the period of a week. Each of those two gives the disease to two more people in the second week, so that the total of newly infected people is now four...
December 2, 2013
whether it is one-tailed or two tailed? and if one tailed...I do agree with you now that this is the left tail test. However I am not sure how to handle negative value on t. Here is what I did. I used formula for hypothesis test with mu unknow, t=(xbar-mu)/(sd/sqr n)=(26-25.02...
November 30, 2013
Ala rge fleet of cars is maintained with an average of 26 mpg. 50 recent trips displayed a mean of 25.02 mpg and standard deviation of 4.1 mpg. At the 5% level of significance, is their evidence the company has failed to keep their fuel goals? I did the math and got .03380315...
November 30, 2013
Hello, my problem is I have a random sample of only 15 sales average is $115 with a known population standard deviation of $25.00. Obtain a 92% confidence interval and explain what your answer means. I am not sure what to do because the sample size is only 15. Thanks for your ...
November 29, 2013
1. Jill has a bond with a face value of $1,000. The bond has a coupon rate of 6%. Find her current yield if the market price of the bond is $1,027. 2. Calculate the annual interest you receive on a $1000 Treasury bond with a current yield of 1.5% that is quoted at 98 points. I...
November 18, 2013
When magnesium metal and an aqueous solution of hydrochloric acid combine, they produce an aqueous solution of magnesium chloride and hydrogen gas. Using the equation, Mg (s) + 2HCl (aq) MgCl2 (aq) + H2 (g), if 24.3 g of Mg and 75.0 g of HCl are allowed to react, calculate the...
November 17, 2013
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November 16, 2013