January 17, 2017

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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...
April 18, 2007 by Rebekka

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...
March 21, 2011 by Micah

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.
April 27, 2007 by help me understand

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!
June 4, 2009 by Samantha

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?
May 4, 2011 by Geena

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?
September 8, 2009 by Abilene

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
February 5, 2013 by J

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?
August 20, 2010 by alexis

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?
October 6, 2011 by Sejul

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.
September 22, 2006 by Nikki-Ole

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?
September 30, 2007 by John

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.
October 23, 2012 by John

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?
January 12, 2017 by Kendrick

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^...
August 24, 2014 by Faye

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.
May 20, 2007 by lily

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.
September 13, 2009 by Pascale

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.
June 20, 2010 by Susan

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
December 20, 2009 by a

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.
October 8, 2014 by Lady G

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 ...
August 25, 2009 by Amanda

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...
February 5, 2009 by A. W.

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
January 10, 2012 by al

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.
August 23, 2012 by Tabitha

Please see the Algebra post on the current question page. Help still needed and appreciated thank you
September 11, 2007 by Anonymous

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?
November 22, 2009 by help

Math (Algebra)
if i have 3 algebra tiles(big size)and 2 regular size negative tiles what would the expression be?
June 13, 2013 by cake

College Algebra
Penn foster College Algebra exams...
January 2, 2012 by Sam Shah

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...
September 6, 2010 by Ziggy

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
March 21, 2011 by Anna

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?
August 29, 2013 by Anonymous

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 ...
December 5, 2010 by math help

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 ...
September 22, 2011 by Jessica

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...
September 26, 2007 by thu

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?
February 5, 2012 by Mary

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 ...
August 26, 2008 by Pam

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 ...
December 31, 2009 by Tamir

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
October 7, 2008 by mike

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...
May 1, 2011 by Jason

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
August 25, 2008 by damainmind

Algebra Equation 3x-12=-48
April 26, 2010 by aly

Algebra help help!!!
Algebra 4^x-3^(x-1/2)=3^(x+1/2)-2^(2x-1)....... Plz help me
January 12, 2016 by Daniel

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
April 24, 2009 by Katie

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,...
November 26, 2010 by AMY

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......
May 13, 2009 by Mike 50

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.
September 10, 2013 by Irelia

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 ...
January 13, 2008 by Zachery

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...
February 4, 2010 by Geoff

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.
September 16, 2007 by Sammy

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 ...
May 13, 2014 by Mary Ann

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.
January 28, 2015 by Katie

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.
February 4, 2016 by Anonymous

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...
August 6, 2007 by Juri

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
June 30, 2010 by Sam

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?
March 5, 2012 by Amaris

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
August 25, 2014 by 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 ...
February 21, 2016 by Carol

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
August 26, 2013 by Serena

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 ...
March 19, 2014 by Kyla Bills

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 ...
May 15, 2012 by Liz

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 ...
January 3, 2011 by Erudita

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...
March 18, 2008 by Jeff

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?
March 10, 2011 by Amber shall

Use algebra tiles to find the difference. Let one white tile equal +1and one black tile equal -1.6-(-9) Thanks
November 17, 2012 by Shay

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...
September 4, 2015 by Alyssa

In algebra does a negative and a negative equal a positive?
October 27, 2009 by N~

how to solve algebra equation √(5x^2 )+7x+2-√(4x^2+7x+18) =x-4
April 14, 2014 by Tuaha

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.
February 23, 2012 by Jennifer

Use algebra tiles to find the difference. Let one white tile equal +1 and one black tile equal –1.
April 5, 2012 by nay nay

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 ...
May 29, 2011 by kozy

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...
May 4, 2008 by Anonymous

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...
June 13, 2007 by jessica

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?
January 27, 2011 by Leah

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 ...
July 19, 2011 by Jen

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?
October 2, 2011 by Jab

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.
April 29, 2014 by Daizha

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?
November 21, 2011 by Maura

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?
June 7, 2015 by Rebecca

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.
September 12, 2012 by Robert

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 ...
March 9, 2007 by Joe

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 ...
March 17, 2009 by brittany

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 ...
July 20, 2011 by Jen

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 ...
May 11, 2013 by Hanah

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?
October 4, 2012 by Amber

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 ...
September 23, 2009 by Leah

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...
April 8, 2013 by Jenny

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
October 3, 2007 by Stacy

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 ...
September 24, 2008 by ROBERT

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...
November 30, 2006 by Adraen

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?
April 4, 2016 by kim

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 ...
September 29, 2007 by Dawn

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
March 3, 2011 by Cheryl

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)
October 15, 2011 by Sushmitha

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?
December 10, 2014 by Candy

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 ...
February 4, 2015 by slomomo

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, ...
December 18, 2006 by jasmine20

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 ...
March 11, 2007 by Ann

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.
January 11, 2012 by zach

college Algebra/Linear Algebra
Find a Basis for each of these substances of R^4 (a) All vectors whose components are equal (b) All vectors whose component add to zero (c) All vectors that are perpendicular to (1,1,0,0) and (1,0,11) (d) The column space (In R^2) and nullspace(In R^5) of U=[1 0 1 0 1] [0 1 0 ...
November 3, 2010 by traxx

algebra 1
Susie wants to have at least a 90 average for the year in her Algebra class. Her current test scores are 85, 100, 86, and 97. What does she need to score on her fifth test to have at least a 90 average?
October 29, 2016 by Grace

algebra/ inequalities
Posted by lauren on Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 8:45pm in response to ALGEBRA. the problem is 92 is greater than or equal to negative 4p. why is the answer p is greater than or equal to negative 23? I am confused! why is it not p is less than or equal to negative 23?
April 17, 2008 by lauren

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