# Algebra%20%2F%20%20Scientific%20Notation

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**college algebra**

I don't understand the steps for doing synthetic division in college algebra

**Algebra**

please help me to figure out in algebra 2/3-4/5-(-11/15) +7/10-5/2 the answer is 6/5 and I do not know how to work this out

**Math**

an algebra book weighs 6 oz less than twice as much as grammar book. if 5 algebra books weigh the same as 8 grammar books, how much does an algebra book weigh?

**math**

the sum of a number and 3 times that number is 76. what is that number? PLEASE HELP ME I DON'T GET IT!!!!!!!! Mathematics is a language, so translate the English into "math" let the number be x "the sum of a number and 3 times that number is 76", .... what does "sum" mean? x...

**Algebra I**

Can anyone summarize the quadratic formula? I am trying to understand this for algebra without any unnecessary and overused words involved like Wikipedia and sites that give me a headache. I just want a paragraph (or more than if its impossible to paraphrase) that is straight...

**algebra**

how do I convert 9/16 into a percent? Is this done differently in a algebric form? Divide 16 into 9.000, using the normal procedures of long division. This should give you 0.5625; then multiply the decimal by 100. This isn't algebra, by the way.

**Math (Algebra/Pre-Algebra)**

Ms. Caswell deposits $450 into an account earning 8% interest per year. How much simple interest is earned after 4 years? Please explain.. I'm supposed to show work =] thank you!

**Algebra**

Solve. Please show the algebraic inequality you used and show all of your work. Stephanie has the following scores on her algebra tests: 85, 92, and 71. What score must she earn on her fourth test in order to have an average of 80 or above?

**Algebra**

In my algebra b ook it says if a is less than 0, the absolute value of a is negative. But I thought absolute value was always positive! Is this a goof or is there some truth to this?

**Math page 167 algebra did you hear about...**

Hi I need help with this one problem. It's on page 167 algebra with pizzazz. It has to use the addition method. 3x-5y=7 5x-2y=-1

**math/prealgebra**

what are the actual definitions to the word algebra itself? algebra? cubed? counter example? function table? function rule? can you help me find these definitions?

**algebra**

Can you use algebra to find a quadratic equation if your know the coordinates of just ONE point on its graph? Can you use algebra to find a quadratic equation if your know the coordinates of just TWO points on its graph? If so, what information is needed?

**algebra**

8-(3/8)k=-4 Now try to learn the basic steps of algebra. Subtract 8 from both sides. Why can we do this? You would then divide both sides by -3/8 to have k by itself on the lefhand side.

**Algebra**

Seven times the difference of six and a twice a number yields the same result as the same number decreased by one. How does this translate into an algebra statement?

**Boolean algebra**

Simplify this function using Boolean algebra laws? I am stuck on this part of my homework (x2'x1'x0') + (x2'x1x0) + (x2x1x0') I know you have to use distributive laws to do this. Any help is appreciated. Thank you.

**pre-algebra**

I am actually in 6th grade but I really want to learn more about pre algebra. I was given a task to solve the question of y=9x+3*7 and i don't get what to do. Should I graph? Or solve for y?

**Algebra**

This question never got answered and I would appreciate it if someone could take a look at it. Simplify 12(6^/(5^-4^) + 7 My thoughts 12(36/(5^-4^) + 7 12(36/9) + 7 12 (4) + 7 12 * 11 132 Algebra - Steve, Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:49pm Your notation is weird. 5^-4 = 1/5^...

**algebra**

can anyone tell me about polynomials please You need to be more specific in your question. Polynomials is just about half of a beginning algebra course.

**algebra**

My algebra book says that a^-n is equal to 1/a^n, which is equal to (1/a)^n. Does that then mean that a^n/m would be equal to (a/m)^n? Thank you very much.

**Algebra**

What is the profit of 30 flight excursions if the set up fee is $40.00 per person, $800.00 rental fee for the hanger? I need this answer and I need it in a algebra equation, to show the work.

**algebra**

find the slope and the y-intercept of the line. write fractional answer in the lowest terms. 4y+9x+3=11+9x the slope is? the y-intercept is (0,? help im not to good at algebra

**Algebra 2**

Hello can you please help me to generate a number line to use in Algebra. Can you attach one for me and where can I find one on line that is printable. Thank You.

**9th Algebra**

Im in 9th grade algebra. and we are learning adding and subtracting real numbers. im stumped on a couple of problems. I get confused when i see the absolute value lines. Does that change the munber? Do i just go on with the problem as if they werent there? And i have NO idea ...

**Algebra**

Here is what I got to do : write an inequality for my classmates to solve. In my inequality, use both the multiplication and addition properties of inequalities; before I summit this to class I want to know if I did it right: 5(x + 8) -6 > 4(x + 6); 5x + 40 - 6 > 4x + 24...

**algebra**

Janelle has $ 20 and is saving $ 6 per week. April has $ 150 and spending $ 4 per week , when will they both have the same amount of money ? i know by trial and error i will get 13 weeks, but how do i solve it by algebra ? please

**Algebra**

Answer to david has scores of 79, 96, 63, 54 on his algebra tests. Use an inequality to find the minimum score he can make on the final exam to pass the course with an average of 70 or higher, given that the final counts as 3 tests.

**ALGEBRA HELP NEEDED PLEASE!**

Please see the Algebra post on the current question page. Help still needed and appreciated thank you

**algebra**

im not to good at algebra so here goes im supposed to multiply 5.(3.2) i know im supposed to multiply both sides by 5 but be on that im not sure what to do help please?

**Math (Algebra)**

if i have 3 algebra tiles(big size)and 2 regular size negative tiles what would the expression be?

**College Algebra**

Penn foster College Algebra exams...

**Algebra I**

I am tying to determine whether the graph pairs below are parallel. x+12=y and y-x=-8. I have found the slope to x+12=y is 1. But I can't determine the slope for for y-x=-8. I am thinking maybe it is undefined, but I am not sure, since I am really new at this algebra. Any help...

**Algebra**

Hi! Today I was absent from my algebra class, and they learned how to recognize and factor the difference of two squares.. I've tried to figure it out from the book, but it's not making any sense... Can someone help? I'm trying to figure out this problem 1 - 4x^2

**Grammar**

Replace with or replace for? Sentence: I want to replace algebra (with/for) trigonometry. If I use the word with, then does that's an I want trigonometry and not algebra? If I use the word for, then does that mean I want algebra and not trigonometry? Any rules?

**algebra**

the population P(t) of a new residential development t years after 2010 is P(t)=8000(1-e^-0.3t). What is the population for 2015? * algebra - Reiny, Sunday, December 5, 2010 at 6:19pm replace t with 5 and evaluate using your calculator (I got 6215) I was the population to ...

**Algebra II**

I need to write a polynomial in SIMPLEST FORM having roots 2,-2 and 4. I have to gt rid of the parentheses by multiplying everything out.Did I do it correctly? Also, someone said yes, but I'm wondering if it suppose to have anything else done to it-it seems way too easy the ...

**algebra 3-4**

im in a cal class but were reviewing algebra stuff now. and i have 1 more questions. it says. express the given quantity as a single loragithms 2ln4-ln2 so is it 2ln(2) please tell me if im getting the right answers and if im not then please show me how to do it. thank you for...

**Algebra**

I need help with a riddle my Algebra teacher gave us? Why did the square root of 9 refuse to discuss anything with his brothers cubed root of 9, 1 ninth and the square root of negative 9?

**sites for algebra**

I am tutoring an 8th grader in algebra. Does anyone know of a website that I can use to give him problems to solve and I can go back and monitor his progress via the web. Or, any suggestions on tutoring. The child seems to know the work, just not doing enough to remember the ...

**Algebra**

Hello, can someone check my answers to the following Algebra questions 1. (2y)(-2)= My answer - 2 * -2 = 0 Translate 2 and 3 into an euation 2. Four less than the quotient of x divided by 2 is 8. My answer - (x * 2) -4 = 8 3. The sum of two consecutive integers is 35. My ...

**algebra**

Create your own number game using the rules of algebra and post it for your classmates to solve. Be sure to think about values that may not work. State whether your number game uses the skill of simplifying rational expressions

**10th Grade Algebra**

Please help me with these factorise algebra questions!!! 1. 9c squared + 30c + 25 - 4d squared 2. 12 + 89 - 4a squared 3. -5x squared + 27x - 10 4. If A= 15x squared - 20x +11 and B= 1 + 9x+ 5x squared, then A-B when factorised is...

**what does pre-algebra mean??**

i have to draw things that have to do with pre algebra but...i don't understand the meaning of it

**algebra**

Algebra Equation 3x-12=-48

**Algebra help help!!!**

Algebra 4^x-3^(x-1/2)=3^(x+1/2)-2^(2x-1)....... Plz help me

**Quick math question**

Can anyone give me a link to a free online algebra test for 9th graders. I have a test on Monday based on algebra to see if I can move on to Geometery and I need a test to see if I'm ready. Thanks

**FOR MATHMATE**

Media services charges $40 for a phone and 20/mth for its economy plan. It says to find a model that determines the total cost, C(t), of operationg a media Services phone for t months. I think the answer should be in this equation - y = mx+b. Not sure. Algebra/Equations,...

**Algebra**

A soda cost A cents for each bottle, including the deposit, but there is a refund of B cents on each empty bottle. How much must you pay for X bottles if you bring back Y empties? I need to know how to write an algebra Equation/Expression to solve this problem...Please Help......

**Math: Algebra**

Madoka has scores 84, 89, and 91, each out of 100 points, on her algebra tests. Use an inequality to find the score she must make on the final exam to pass the course with an average of 90 percent or higher, given that the final is worth 150 points.

**Algebra 2**

I have taken algebra 2 for three years in a row. I take notes daily, I pay attention in class, I have a tutor, and yet I am in the same position again. I currently have a 56.7% in my algebra 2 class. I have one test and the final exam before final grades are figured. The ...

**Algebra**

Hi, could someone possibly check my answers to these algebra questions? Its not my strong point so have been struggling a little (or alot if they are all wrong!) 3m-8-5m+10 = 2-2m 4(2-6x) = 8-24x 7(a+3)-5 = 7a + 16 2x-3(4y-x) = 2x-12y-9x 2(4y-1)+5y(3-2y) = 2(4y-1) +5y(3-2y) If...

**Algebra II**

I skipped algebra I so I never learned about matrices. If you had a 2X3 matrix & multiplied it by a 3X2 matrix, what size would the product matrix be? Would it be a 3X3? Is there any way to know? I have a test monday and i want to make sure I know this.

**Algebra**

who ever will help me I do not understand this problem? Solve each exponential. Give the exact value of x 6^x = 1/36 3^x = 8 I really do not understand at all I have not taken algebra since 8th grade and went back to school at 67, Thank you if you wish to help me understand ...

**algebra**

The mean on a Advanced Algebra test was 78 with a standard deviation of 8. If the test scores are normal distributed, find the interval about the mean that contains 99.7% of the scores. Use the empirical rule.

**Algebra**

The mean on a Advanced Algebra test was 78 with a standard deviation of 8. If the test scores are normal distributed, find the interval about the mean that contains 99.7% of the scores. Use the empirical rule.

**Algebra**

Divide 1-125b^3 by 5b - 1 You need to learn the technique of polynomial long division. It's just the same as if numbers were involved. See http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/factor/fac01/fac01.html for sevaral examples. Hint: It will be a three-term polynomial. The first term will...

**Algebra**

Hi, Any help on this would be very much appreciated. The graph y=3x^2+6x+9 is a parabola, I need to use algebra to find the equation of the axis of symmetry, I then need to use this information to find the coordinates of the vertex. Any ideas? Many thanks

**Algebra**

An algebra teacher drove past a farmyard that was full of chickens and pigs. The teacher happened to notice that there were a total of 70 heads and 200 legs. How many chickens and how many pigs were there?

**ALGEBRA**

Checking algebra answer, Is it correct? 320km/1hr ↓ 320km /1hr →1m/1.609km =320m/1.609hr÷=199.3mph Answer: Round to nearest 10th =198.9mph

**Algebra**

I was wondering if anyone could please help me with an Algebra 2 problem involving roots. The roots are 1/2, 1, and 3+2i. I need help finding the equation of that and it passes through the point (-1,200). I did (x-1/2)(x-1)(x-3+2i)(x-3-2i) as my first step Is that right? Then ...

**Algebra**

Hi. I need help on a couple of algebra problems. Can you please explain step by step how to do these? Thanks. ã(3x (whole thing has radical sign) ---- 2y^3 ^3(ã2x^4y^4) ------------ (the whole thing is cubed 9x

**Math (algebra)**

Hi could you please help me with this algebra question. A rectangle has one corner on the graph of y=36-x^2, another at the origin, a 3rd on the positive y-axis, and the fourth on the positive x-axis. Express the area A of the rectangle as a function of x. What is the domain ...

**MAT 116 (algebra)**

Please help not understanding this question. If the cost of a cell phone has decreased 400% during the past 10 years, does that correspond to a cost decrease of four times? Make up your own numbers in an example and then explain your answer as though you were talking to ...

**algebra 1**

Algebra 1 - bobpursley, Monday, January 3, 2011 at 4:13pm didn't I just give you the three steps? What did you not understand about those steps? Algebra 1 - Erudita, Monday, January 3, 2011 at 4:34pm subtract x from each side, then subtract 9 from each side. Finally, divide ...

**Algebra**

I have one more question I need to ask about algebra, this one is a perform the indicated operation question. 4x 5x ----- - ---- x^2-9 x^2+4x-+3 I am really confused on the -+3 part, I don't know if my teacher made a typo or what, because without the - in that part it would be...

**pre algebra**

my grade is 83.17 in pre algebra in college, but the final exam is worth 300 points. If I got a B or B- or a C on the final, what would my grade be overall?

**pre-algebra**

Use algebra tiles to find the difference. Let one white tile equal +1and one black tile equal -1.6-(-9) Thanks

**Algebra**

A Car is moving at an average speed of 60 km/h. Find the algebraic expression for the kilometer it would travel in y minutes. Comment on this question: Hello, for me, algebra is one of the hardest subjects at school. Most of the time I read a question over and over again but I...

**algebra**

In algebra does a negative and a negative equal a positive?

**Algebra**

how to solve algebra equation √(5x^2 )+7x+2-√(4x^2+7x+18) =x-4

**Algebra**

There are 37 students in an algebra class. there are 9 more girls than boys. how many boys and how many girls are in the class? I have to use systems of equations to solve.

**pre-algebra**

Use algebra tiles to find the difference. Let one white tile equal +1 and one black tile equal –1.

**math**

Mr. Doodle’s grade distribution over the past 3 years for a course in college algebra is shown in the chart below. Grade Number A 45 B 180 C 210 D 95 F 65 I 5 If Jane plans to take a college algebra course with Mr. Doodle, determine the empirical probability that she ...

**Algebra Repost**

Which equation could be used to find the dimensions of a room that has a length of 8 feet longer than the width, x, and has an area of 240 square feet? (A) x squared - 8x + 240 = 0 (B) 2x(2x-8x+16)=240 (C) x squared + 8x + 240 = 0 (D) x squared + 8x - 240 = 0 I got (x)(8x)=240...

**Algebra**

In my Algebra class I am working with rational expression. I know it is important to understand the differnce between a factor and a term of an expression. Can someone give me the definition for both and explain to me the difference between the two? Thanks. My Thomas book says...

**Pre-Algebra Math**

A bank teller is counting his money and notices that he has an equal number of tens and twenties. He also had $147 in other bills. If the total value of the bills he has is $1,167, how many tens and twenties does he have What would be the equation in algebra?

**Math**

Mr. Doodle’s grade distribution over the past 3 years for a course in college algebra is shown in the chart below. Grade Number A 45 B 180 C 110 D 95 F 65 I 5 If Jane plans to take a college algebra course with Mr. Doodle, determine the empirical probability that she ...

**Algebra**

The state of Texas has anarea of approximately 266,806 squaremiles. Its area is approximately 220times the area of the state of RhodeIsland. What is the area of Rhode Island? How would you put this into a algebra expession as well?

**Algebra**

89, 88, 78, 95, 92 Sadye has the Algebra test scores shown. If her goal is to have a test average of 90 or higher what is the lowest score she can make on her next test and still achieve her goal? Note: scores are not rounded.

**algebra**

O.k. I'm 42 trying to help my nephew with algebra and lets just say it's been awhile.... Total money $ 101.25 45 more dimes than nickels 3 times as many quarters as dimes. How many nickels, dimes & quarters?

**Algebra**

I have a few questions on my Pre- Algebra Pre- test. I am in 7th grade. Anyone willing to help me for a few questions for 5-10 minutes?

**Algebra**

Algebra Question: A team wins 15 of their first 20 games. If they win only half the time from now on, how many games will they have to play in order to win 60% of their total games? I have it figured out manually, but cant get it in equation form.

**pre-algebra**

write an inequality for the sentence. The total t is greater than five. Well your answer is going to be T and the sign for greater than is simply >. So the answer would be T > 5 ok again my name is above. i was just wondering what pre-algebra was? i mean i take the ...

**algebra 2**

i need help with my algebra 2 homework, the section is called using matrices to represent data. here is one of the problems: -1/2A+(B-A) A=[7 3 -1 5] [-2 8 0 -4] and B= [6 0 11 -3] [-5 2 -8 9] i don't know how to do this problem and the book doesn't have a problem like this ...

**Math**

Mr. Doodle’s grade distribution over the past 3 years for a course in college algebra is shown in the chart below. Grade Number A 45 B 180 C 110 D 95 F 65 I 5 If Jane plans to take a college algebra course with Mr. Doodle, determine the empirical probability that she ...

**Math Algebra**

k so when i posted this earlier, i didn't understand how to do it the way that writeacher showed me so can someone else help, thanks Max spends 60% of his pay on car expenses and 12% on fast food. If Max spends a total of $518.40 per month, what is his monthly pay? (let x be ...

**Stats**

On her first test in algebra, Mary earned a score of 75, and she made an 85 on her first psychology test. If the average score on the algebra test was a 68, with s=7, and the average on the psychology test was 91, with s=6, is Mary doing better in psychology or algebra. Why?

**Physics but algebra problem**

Having issue with algebra. 89N=ma 99N=m2a would you do something like plugging one into the other such as. a=89/m 99N=99/(2(89/m) prob is when i get a fraction in the denominator i get confused can someone help me. I'm trying to find the mass. Which i will then convert into ...

**Algebra**

I need some help with algebra as I'm confused as to how to solve them. Find the common difference d and the value of a1 using the information given. 1. a6= 5/4, a8= 9/4 Evaluate each sum. 2. E like symbol that has a 29 on the top. On the bottom n=1 and to the right (4n-1) Find...

**pre-algebra(algebra)**

I'm not sure if I have the correct answer to this problem...All I have to do is use the Distributive Property to write each expression as an equivalent algebraic expression. Here is the problem: b(c+3d) Is the answer: bc+3bd

**ALGEBRA**

can you help me with this. d don't get it at all :( let n be the number used for the given number puzzle. use algebra to show how the puzzle works. 1. pick a number 2. subtract 9 3. multiply by 6 4. divide by 3 5. add 18 6. subtract twice your original number You will always ...

**algebra**

How do I do substitution equations out of the equations in the system, pick the one that has the least amount of funky numbers. then make that equation equal to either x or y(or any other variable dependin on what kind of systems youre doing, usually just x and y in algebra 1...

**math 4th grade no algebra**

Jen is 26 years younger than her mom. Together, their ages total 50. How old is Jen? How old is her Mom? My 4th grader has not learned algebra yet, so how do we solve this?

**Intermediate Algebra**

Combine like terms: -3x^2+2x-4x^2-9+6x-2x^2+8 Solve for x: 8x-11= -11x+18 Solve for x: -2(x-5)+7=z-8-5x Solve for x: (x-2)/5 - 3/2= (x+1)/10 Translate to an algebra statement; do not solve: Seven times the difference of six and a twice a number yields the same result as the ...

**Pre-Algebra: Help**

I have to do a webquest for pre-algebra and we have to make up a fundraiser thing, I need a list of things that one needs for a charity fundraiser, such as chairs, buffet tables, tables, tents, tablecloths. HELPP

**algebra**

open box made from 33 x 33 inch sheet of metal by cutting out x-inch square from each corner and folding up the sides. What size square should be cut out to produce a box of maximum volume? (This is algebra class)

**Algebra**

How would you explain to a seventh grader the difference between the domains of an odd root radical function and an even root radical function? How would you change your explanation for someone who had taken high school algebra?

**algebra**

For the quadratic function f(x) = - x^2 +2x + 6, find the vertex and the axis of symmetry, and graph the function. Again, I need help with this as these are practice examples for an upcoming quiz and I stink at this part of algebra and I need to get it otherwise I won't ...

**DRWLS,MATH,ALGEBRA**

Drawls, How did you get 2h. and then the 2a/h from.Can you help me understand it when you get a chance. Directions: Solve each literal equation for the indicated variable. A=1/2h(B+b) (For b) Area of a trapezoid For Further Reading math,algebra - drwls, Monday, December 18, ...

**algebra**

The kinetic energy of a particle of mass m is found by taking one-half of the product of the mass (M) and the square of the veocity (V). write an expression for the kinetic energy of a particle. Am i correct in writing KE=1/2mv^2 yes can u help me study for my algebra test ...

**Math (algebra)**

Matt has to bake muffins. He uses x eggs for each 200 grams of flour. If he has to use 900 grams of flour how many eggs will he use? I have to set this up as an algebra problem. I am stuck. Our class is just learning this and I don't understand.