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February 10, 2016
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**Finite Math**

Fifty percent of students enrolled in calculus class have previously taken pre-calculus. Thirty percent of these students received an A for the calculus class, whereas twenty percent of the other students received an A for calculus. Find the probability that a student selected...
*June 10, 2015 by Nikole*

**math**

8. In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra, and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and algebra but not calculus. ...
*November 30, 2009 by poo*

**Algebra**

In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and algebra but not calculus. Of ...
*January 11, 2010 by Anita*

**Math:Calculus**

Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the derivative of g(x)=1/(1+t^5)dt in the interval 1 to x.
*November 22, 2010 by HELP!!!!*

**math, calculus 2 **

Use part 1 of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the derivative of g(x)= integrate from 9x to 4x of ((u+4)/(u-1))du
*August 29, 2012 by bobby*

**Pre-Calculus/Calculus**

I am too embarassed to ask this Calculus (really pre-calculus) question in tutoring, because I know I should know. Is the inverse of f(x)=3x-1 actually f(x)=1/3x+1? How do I find it? What if it asks the same equation replaced with f to the -1 power (x)? I think I know how the ...
*July 1, 2008 by Molly*

**math-calculus**

1.For any function y+f(x), express dy/dx using limit notation. Give a clear explanation for your given answer. you probably meant to type y=f(x) By definition dy/dx = Limit (f(x+∆x) - f(x))/∆x as ∆x-->0 The explanation of this equation is the whole basis ...
*March 26, 2007 by Chris*

**calculus**

Does anyone know of any free calculus websites? I'm taking a college class in the fall and would like to build my confidence since I am somewhat weak in math. Thank you in advance.
*July 28, 2008 by jules*

**Calculus**

What is the use of Calculus? How is it use in jobs? What jobs use Calculus? Calculus is used in engineering, economics, any physical science, and in business (e.g., actuary studies and statistics).
*May 5, 2007 by Anonymous*

**How to get quick responses to your math questions**

Math is a wide subject, ranging from K to 11, college and university. Then there is algebra, trigonometry, geometry, arithmetic, calculus, number theory, ... etc. Not all teachers answer all math questions (many do). If you would give a little more detail on which branch of ...
*May 25, 2013 by MathMate*

**math-calculus**

30/x^2-25 = 3/x-5-2/x+5 i be left with 30 = 3x^2-75-2x^2+50 i not sure what to do? i use the quadratic formula? math-calculus - Steve, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:38pm First, you have to simplify properly: 30/(x^2-25) = 3/(x-5) - 2/(x+5) 30 = 3(x+5) - 2(x-5) You were ok ...
*January 7, 2012 by Shreya*

**math**

Resource allocation podunk institute of technologys math deaprtment offers two cources: finite math and applied calculus.each section of finite math has 60 studnets, and each section of applied calculus has 50. The department is allowed to offer a total of up to 110 sections...
*November 29, 2013 by Swayne*

**Calculus**

What is the simplest solution to the Brachistochrone problem and the Tautochrone problem involving calculus? (I know that the cycloid is the solution but I need a simple calculus proof as to why this is the case)
*May 27, 2010 by Sam*

**math (calculus)**

you have 704m of fencing to enclose 3 adjacent plots(not the same size) you must use calculus to fine the dimensions for which the total area is as large as possible. Find the largest possible total area.
*May 4, 2011 by Ryan *

**Calculus**

How do you simplify vectors? 1)AB + BC + CD 2) BC - FE - BA + DE - DC Calculus - Steve, Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 11:39pm AB+BC = AC so, AB+BC+CD = AD BC-DC = BC+CD = BD See if you can use that idea to rearrange +/- terms so the ends line up in order Calculus - Anonymous...
*September 22, 2015 by Anonymous*

**math**

Urban Community College is planning to offer courses in Finite Math, Applied Calculus, and Computer Methods. Each section of Finite Math has 40 students and earns the college $40,000 in revenue. Each section of Applied Calculus has 40 students and earns the college $60,000, ...
*October 16, 2010 by liz*

**math**

65 men 75 women are enfolled in calculus. There are 30 business majors, 40 biology majors, 50 computer science majors, and 20 mathematics majors. No person has a double. If a single calculus student is chosen, find the probability that that the student is not a mathematics major
*September 28, 2012 by greg*

**calculus**

Can someone please tell me what the word "WHOLE" AND "IRRATIONAL" MEAN IN CALCULUS? THANKS
*September 2, 2008 by Mike*

**Calculus**

Use fundamental theorem of calculus: Int(pi/2_pi) of e^(sin(q))*cos(q)dq
*April 28, 2011 by Rachel *

**Calculus Help **

Use calculus to find the area A of the triangle with the given vertices. (0, 0), (3, 1), (1, 8) A = ????
*May 1, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus, bobpursley! **

This has to do with my last Calculus problem. I need help on it..The part I replied to after you answered the question.
*September 21, 2010 by Leanna*

**Calculus**

The area is bounded by y= x^3, x= 2 is rotated around the x-axis. Find the volume using calculus.
*July 24, 2012 by Ted*

**Calculus Precalculus**

Answer the calculus question about Point P, 45 mph, etc. It is ALREADY posted on here.
*August 27, 2011 by Zach*

**COLLEGE CALCULUS. HELP!**

the fundamental theorem of calculus, f(x)=∫(0,x) t^3+2t^2+2dt, and find f"(x). my answer was: f'(x)=x^3+x^2+2 f"(x)=x^4/4 + 2x^3/3 + 2x it said its wrong.
*April 15, 2012 by lindsay*

**calculus**

Find the arc length of the graph of y = x from x = 0 to x = 3 using calculus.
*September 11, 2010 by Denise*

**calculus**

I need help with this calculus problem. H(S)=S/(1+S) If F 1/2, -1/2 & (a+1)? I can't figure out what this mean /?
*May 30, 2011 by Tammy*

**calculus**

Why do we end up with f(x) instead of f(t) on the second fundamental theorem of calculus?
*November 7, 2011 by Jose*

**Calculus 1**

Use the fundamental theorem of calculus to find the area bounded by f(x)=3 square root of x+2x and the x-axis between x-=0 and x=1
*December 6, 2011 by Ihg*

**Calculus AP need help!**

Use Part 1 of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the derivative of the function. If f(x)= ∫(4,x^3)√(t^2+10) dt then f '(x).
*April 17, 2012 by dania*

**Calculus**

I need to take a college calculus class. Can someone direct me to a site which might help me get a good start? Thanks in advance.
*July 10, 2008 by jules*

**calculus**

Use the fundamental theorem of calculus to evaluate the following integral ∫^π/2 **the bottom is zeroe. |cosx| dx
*December 13, 2011 by Roxy*

**Calculus**

Use any calculus method to determine extrema, intervals where the function is increasing or decreasing, asymptotes,and points of inflection for y = -x^4 + 2x^3 - x + 2
*October 20, 2012 by Sissy*

**Calculus**

Find the derivative of the following function using the appropriate form of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. intergral s^2/(1+3s^4) ds from sqrtx to 1 F'(x)=?
*April 18, 2014 by Brady*

**Math/ Calculus Please HELP!!!**

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be moving to the ...
*April 2, 2013 by Marto*

**Calculus**

Integrate e^(-x^2/2) dx What branch of calculus is this? Is this differential equations?
*March 7, 2008 by mathstudent*

**calculus**

Find the limit of this calculus problem.? (5x-3)/(ln(5+4e^(x)) x=inf
*November 4, 2010 by Zel*

**calculus**

How can we verify area of square and rectangle by calculus ?
*December 15, 2011 by Abay*

**Calculus**

How can I efficiently study for a Calculus test with 8 sections?
*January 17, 2012 by Meg*

**calculus**

Can I have a website of Beginner calculus books?
*June 2, 2015 by ken*

**Calculus AB (AP)**

Hi, I have a calculus test tomorrow and I understand how to complete all of the problems, but I am unsure behind the reasoning of taking two derivatives. Can someone please explain the following: 1. g(x)=e^(f(x)) g'(x)=e^(f(x))f'(x) 2. f(x)=Integral from 0 to 3x of the square ...
*April 13, 2011 by Jake*

**Math**

Is IB Math Studies the same as Pre-Calculus? I heard that IB Math Studies is for students who have a low background in math. Is that right?
*August 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

hello here, Please can i get direction on website to practice calculus (both differential & integral) objectives based online. thanks.
*August 19, 2009 by matrix school 2*

**Calculus**

How do I determine the area of a region bounded by a function and the x-axis if given y=cosx and interval is [0,/2]. This has to do with the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Thanks in advance!
*October 27, 2011 by W*

**Calculus.......plz help! =)**

Use any calculus method to determine extrema, intervals where the function is increasing or decreasing, asymptotes, and points of inflection for y = -x(x+1)^3
*October 20, 2012 by Amy*

**calculus**

Calculus A, Evaluate the following integral : (x^2+3x-2)dx
*August 2, 2011 by Iman*

**Calculus Please Need Urgent3 :/**

Find the derivative of the following function using the appropriate form of the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. F(x)= (s^2)/(1+3s^4)ds from sqrtx to 1 F'(x)=? Thank you so much guys!
*April 19, 2014 by Jay*

**Math**

Hi, I have to do a project on the Shell Method in my Geometry class. I have been trying to find information on that topic, but have no luck... can someone point me to the right direction as of what keyword to search for, or is there any sites or books or video that have such ...
*April 14, 2007 by Billy*

**MATH/CAREER**

If I want to be a pharmacist should I take IB Calculus or Math 251&252 in high school ?
*September 2, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math (calculus)**

A room has dimensions 2.24 m (height) 5.30 m 6.55 m. A fly starting at one corner flies around, ending up at the diagonally opposite corner. (a) What is the magnitude of its displacement? (b) If the fly walks rather than flies, what is the length of the shortest path it ...
*October 9, 2012 by D*

**Discrete Math**

There are 150 students taking Discrete Mathematics II, Calculus II, and Physics I courses. Of these 51 are taking Discrete Mathematics II, 111 are taking Calculus II, and 63 are taking Physics I. There are 41 taking Discrete Mathematics II and Calculus II, 32 students taking ...
*April 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

In calculus, the sum of an infinite geometric series whose first term is 1/20 is given by the complex fraction 1/20 _____ 1-r where r is the common ratio between the terms. Simplify this expression.
*March 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**senior courses**

So far in high school i have taken geometry, algebra 2, and trigonometry. one of my friends is taking calculus and she says its way too difficult. and since i have alot of trouble in algebra and trig myself i dont think calculus would be the right choice for me next year. what...
*April 28, 2009 by y912f*

**Math Course**

I was thinking about math courses for next year, and I do not know what I'm going to take. What is the differences between Alg 3 and Advanced math? And also, and does Trig involve? And I'm too scared of calculus to take it.
*February 27, 2009 by Chopsticks*

**Math Gr.12 (Calculus)**

How do i do this? 3= 6x^2 - 2x -8
*February 21, 2013 by Bob*

**COLLEGE CALCULUS. HELP!**

the fundamental theorem of calculus, f(x)=∫(0,x) t^3+2t^2+ 2 dt, and find f"(x). my answer was: f'(x)=x^3+x^2 f"(x)=3x^2+2x it said its wrong. i dont know how solve with interval, ∫(0,x)
*April 17, 2012 by MILY*

**Calculus**

Need an answer to this Calculus Question. I keep getting this type of question wrong. Thanks. Differentiate the Function: y = (3x-1)^2(2-x^4)^2 y =
*April 19, 2010 by Dave *

**Calculus**

estimate the absolute maximum and minimum values of f if any, on the stated interval, and then use calculus methods to find the exact values: f(x)=10ln(x^2+1)-8x; [0,3]
*July 31, 2010 by Mely*

**calculus**

Verify the identity: arctanx + arctan(1/x)=∏/2 using calculus theory. (Hint: Differentiate the left hand side of the identity)
*December 7, 2011 by NYSNC*

**Calculus**

I need help with these two review calculus problems for my final exam. What is the derivative of a). (5x^2+9x-7)^5 b). Lne^x^3 For a. I got 50x+45(5x^5+9x-7)^4 For b. I got 3x^2 Can you verify please?
*May 21, 2012 by Sam*

**calculus**

using the fundamental theorem of calculus what is the derivative of the definite integral from x^3 to sqrt x of (sqrt t) sin t dt
*January 2, 2011 by adela*

**Calculus I Theorem**

I factored and simplified dy/dx of 192x^5 + 96x^3 + 12x all the way down to x^2 = u = (-1/2) and (-1/6). How does the result illustrates part 1 of the Calculus Fundamental Theorem?
*May 14, 2010 by John*

**Calculus - Find volume of cylinder**

There is a cylindrical tank lying horizontally on the ground, its diameter is 8 feet, and length is 25 feet, the depth of the water currently in the tank is 2 feet. (1 gallon=231 cubic inches) How many gallons of water are in the tank? How many gallons of water will it take to...
*May 15, 2007 by Ashely*

**Calculus: Derivatives**

I'm having trouble understanding what derivatives in calculus (instantaneous speed) is. Can someone please explain it to me, or provide some easy links to learn from? Thanks!
*September 9, 2007 by Joe*

**Pre Calculus**

Pre Calculus why is sin(-20)/cos 380 equal to tan (-200)
*November 15, 2009 by Pre Calculus*

**Calculus**

for the function F(t)=ln(t^2), let f(t)=F'(t). Write the integral from a to b of f(t) dt and evaluate it with the fundamental theorem of calculus. the integral from 1 to 3 ___ dt= __
*November 30, 2011 by bob*

**Calculus- math**

integral of (2x) / [(x+2)(x+1)]
*May 3, 2010 by Zack*

**math/calculus**

Find f(x) if f(x)=(6^x^2+3)
*January 19, 2012 by angie*

**math/calculus**

Find f(x) if f(x)=(6^x^2+3)
*January 19, 2012 by angie*

**math/calculus**

Find f(x) if f(x)=(6^x^2+3)
*January 19, 2012 by angie*

**Math-Calculus**

h(20) = 68 h'(20) = -3 how to find h(22)?
*March 22, 2012 by Vania*

**Calculus II (Math)**

integral of 5e^(-0.7x)
*January 27, 2015 by JAY Z*

**Calculus I**

Hello! I am taking Calculus I and am in Sec. 4.3 of Stewart's 7th Edition. I ran across a problem that I don't understand the mechanics of, could someone show me? Thanks a bunch! For what values of the numbers a and b does the function f(x)= axe^{b(x^2)} have the maximum value...
*June 26, 2014 by DeeDee*

**Calculus**

This is a calculus homework question but in reality the problem here is understanding the algebra. Find the Critical Numbers of f(x) = x^(3/5)(4-x) The product rule gives -x^(3/5) + (12-3x)/(5x^(2/5) My booklet explains that simplifying this gives you 12-8x / (5x^(2/5). How ...
*December 10, 2014 by David*

**math calculus**

Please explain how it is (ln 4) ^8 2 x^-1 dx= (ln 8) C (ln 2) =(ln 4)
*December 2, 2007 by Scott*

**math calculus**

how to find derivate of: y=(-4x^2+8)/(x^2+2)^2
*April 21, 2008 by steve*

**Math - Calculus**

What is the domain of this function?: y= ln(2x-12)
*July 19, 2010 by Julia*

**math calculus**

how to calculate dy/dx for the curve y=x^(ln x)^2
*August 1, 2010 by p*

**Math - Calculus**

What is the inverse function of.... f(x) = x^3 - 1
*September 4, 2011 by Kathy*

**math/ calculus**

find f''(x) if f(x)= 3(x2-2x+1)
*December 19, 2011 by Angie*

**calculus math**

Lim tan(x+ pi/4)^1/x x-->0
*April 17, 2012 by abebe*

**Math - Calculus**

how to solve limits?
*July 9, 2012 by John*

**Math (pre calculus)**

ax+b/cx+d=2 solve for x
*February 20, 2014 by Danielle*

**Calculus-Math**

Derivative of x^7/7x^3-45x+25
*August 22, 2014 by Lorine*

**Math 142 (calculus)**

Determine d^2y/dx^2 for y=(5x^5+7)^4
*October 20, 2015 by Matt*

**Math (Calculus)**

Hello, Could somebody please help me with the following question? It asks to differentiate the function below according to derivate rules of calculus such as the power rule (if f(x)=x^n, then f'(x)=nx^n-1), the product rule (if F(x)=f(x)g(x) then F'(x)=f(x)g'(x)+f'(x)g(x)) and...
*August 12, 2015 by Constantine*

**Pre-Calculus**

I am in Honors Pre-Calculus and am having a hard time understanding my teacher. I feel so stupid. Does anyone have any suggestions on a website that might give me some insight into what I am doing wrong? Thanks!
*October 7, 2008 by Jill*

**CALCULUS 2**

Use calculus to find the volume of the following solid S: The base of S is an elliptical region with boundary curve 9x^2+4y^2=36. Cross-sections perpendicular to the x-axis are isosceles right triangles with hypotenuse in the base.
*February 4, 2014 by ADELINE*

**Math**

Find dx/dy by implicit differentiation x^2y+y^2x P.S: It's calculus
*February 4, 2008 by Skye*

**Math - Calculus**

I have to solve for x in this problem: (3x+5)/[(x-1)(x4+7)=0
*July 19, 2010 by Julia*

**Math-Calculus**

If f(x)=5ex+4xe find f'(x) .
*October 11, 2010 by Melissa*

**Math- Calculus**

Let f be a function such that f(-1)=3 and f'(-1)=6 let h(x)=x^5f(x) evaluate h'(x) at x=-1
*April 19, 2011 by Marissa*

**Math - Calculus**

find the derivative of: g(x) = log[(x^3+1)^3(x^3-1)^3)]
*November 14, 2011 by TOmmy*

**math/ calculus**

given h(x)= cotx/x find h'(/2)
*December 15, 2011 by Angie*

**math/calculus**

given h(x)= cotx/x find h'( /2)
*December 19, 2011 by Angie*

**math/calculus**

find f"(x) if f(x)= cube root(x^2-2x+1)
*December 20, 2011 by Angie*

**math-calculus**

|2x-3|-|2x+5| = 0 i please need helps with this.
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**math-calculus**

solve for x. |3x-2| = |2x+5|+1 okay so for these one it be |3x-2| = |2x+5| because 1 times in with |2x+5| or it be (-2x-5)
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**math-calculus**

|3-x|-1 = |4x+2| i try to do this and i not get correct answer which be -4/3 and 0.
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**math-calculus**

|2x-3|-|2x+5| = 0 i please need helps with this.
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*

**math-calculus**

solve for x. |3x-2| = |2x+5|+1 okay so for these one it be |3x-2| = |2x+5| because 1 times in with |2x+5| or it be (-2x-5)
*January 18, 2012 by Shreya*