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July 24, 2014

July 24, 2014

Number of results: 2,341

**Calculus**

We're learning about different kinds of functions and I don't really understand the difference between rational and algebraic functions. I know that rational functions are functions that are a ratio of two polynomials, and algebraic functions are any functions that can be made...
*September 13, 2007 by Kelly*

**advanced functions/precalculus**

1. The function f(x) = (2x + 3)^7 is the composition of two functions, g(x) and h(x). Find at least two different pairs of functions g(x) and h(x) such that f(x) = g(h(x)). 2. Give an example of two functions that satisfy the following conditions: - one has 2 zeros - one has ...
*January 15, 2014 by Diane*

**Functions in Math**

Im looking at internet sites and Im not quite understanding functions. I have a question like; A function f(x) has the properties i) f(1) = 1 ii) f(2x) = 4f(x)+6 Could you help me out. I know nothing about functions.
*October 15, 2007 by Lena*

**Algebra**

Use composition of functions to show that the functions f(x) = 5x + 7 and g(x)= 1/5x-7/5 are inverse functions. That is, carefully show that (fog)(x)= x and (gof)(x)= x.
*July 29, 2009 by Alicia*

**Calculus**

Find the sum and difference functions f + g and f g for the functions given. f(x) = 2x + 6 and g(x) = 2x - 6 f(x) = x^2 - x and g(x) = -3x + 1 f(x) = 3x^3 - 4 and g(x) = -x^2 + 3 State the domain and range for the sum and difference functions in #3. Find the product and the ...
*September 2, 2013 by Bee*

**Composite Functions**

Find the composite functions for the given functions. (6 marks) f(x) = 4x + 1 and g(x) = x2 f(x) = sin x and g(x) = x2 - x + 1 f(x) = 10x and g(x) = log x
*January 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

Graph and label the following two functions: f(x)=(x^2+7x+12)/(x+4) g(x)=(-x^2+3x+9)/(x-1) 1. Describe the domain and range for each of these functions. 2. Determine the equation(s) of any asymptotes found in the graphs of these functions, showing all work. 3. Discuss the ...
*May 2, 2011 by Debra*

**Check my CALCULUS answers please! **

Any short explanation for things I got wrong would be great, too, if possible! Thanks in advanced! :) 8. Which of the following functions grows the fastest? ***b(t)=t^4-3t+9 f(t)=2^t-t^3 h(t)=5^t+t^5 c(t)=sqrt(t^2-5t) d(t)=(1.1)^t 9. Which of the following functions grows the ...
*October 7, 2013 by Samantha*

**statistics**

A mini-computer system contains two components, A and B. The system will function so long as either A or B functions. The probability that A functions is 0.95, the probability that B functions is 0.90, and the probability that both function is 0.88. What is the probability ...
*March 5, 2011 by Paula*

**algebra functions**

construct two composite functions, Evaluate each composite function for x=2. i do not fully understand functions yet can someone explain and show me what to do step by step f(x)=x+1 g(x)=x-2
*October 16, 2013 by tani*

**Calculus**

Math questions, please help me? :(? Find the composite functions f o g and g o f for the given functions. f(x) = 10^x and g(x) = log x State the domain and range for each: f(x) = 4x + 1 and g(x) = x^2 f(x) = sin x and g(x) = x^2 - x + 1 f(x) = 10^x and g(x) = log x If f = {(-2...
*September 2, 2013 by Britt*

**Pre-Calculus**

Operations with Functions write the function below as either a sum/difference/product/quotient of 2 r more functions a. h(x) = x^2+3x+9 How Would I do this? My teacher just did this f(x) = x^2 g(x) 3x+9 ^I dont really understand h(x)=(x+5)(x-3) how would I do this one? If h(x...
*September 26, 2012 by Shreya*

**functions**

For each problem, construct two composite functions, . Evaluate each composite function for x=2 ok i have not dealt with composite functions can I please get some help with this as I have 20 questions to do can someone show me step by step on how to properly solve this ...
*October 18, 2013 by Johnathan*

**cjs/210**

Will someone please help me find a website to answer the following questions? What are the various functions of a police agency? Compare how the functions of a police agency differ at the federal, state, and local levels. What would happen if the various functions and roles of...
*July 8, 2012 by Picaboo*

**Computer programming**

Functions and procedures are used all the time in Modular programming. Can functions replace procedures? what are the advantages of using functions over procedures? Are there any advantages to using procedures over functions?
*August 17, 2010 by Brenda*

**Math**

use the functions f(x)=x+4 and g(x)=2x-5 to find the specified functions. (g X f)^-1 Would the answer be x+1 over 2?
*February 20, 2009 by Dan*

**advance functions gr12 HELP ASAP**

using rational functions solve (x+5)/(x-3)= (2x+7)/(x) thank you
*April 2, 2013 by ALEX*

**advance functions gr12 HELP ASAP**

Using rational functions solve 7+ (1)/x = 1/(x-2) thank you
*April 2, 2013 by james*

**Domains of Functions**

I dont understand how to do this problem, can you please help me? Given the functions f and g, determine the domain of f+g. 4. f(x)= 2x/(x-3) g(x)=3/(x+6)
*September 14, 2007 by Jules*

**Advanced Functions**

Beginning with the function f(x) = (0.8)x, state what transformations were used on this to obtain the functions given below: g(x) = - (0.8)x -2 h(x) = ½ (0.8)x-2 k(x) = (0.8)-3x+9
*January 12, 2011 by Hailey*

**advance functions gr12 (SORRY LAST ONE HAD A TYPO)**

Using rational functions solve 7+ (1)/x = 1/(x-2)
*April 2, 2013 by james*

**Science**

How are the functions of a human cell different to the functions of a computer?
*July 6, 2008 by Wanda*

**advance functions gr12**

Using rational functions solve (7+ 1)/x = 1/(x-2)
*April 2, 2013 by james*

**math test**

Hi! I have a math test coming up tomorrow, and I need to prepare. but,i dont know how I should. . . any help would be great. she told us to: Be prepared to identify and explain functions, linear functions and proportional functions. Be prepared to use the new function notation...
*October 11, 2007 by Keon*

**Math - Functions**

For the real valued functions f(x) - |x| - 4 and g(x) = sqrt(5 - x) Find the composition of f o g and the domain in interval notation. Can someone help me solve this?
*May 2, 2007 by UnstoppableMuffin*

**calculus**

give 3 examples of functions from everyday life that are described verbally.what can you say about the domain and range of each of your functions?
*August 27, 2007 by dani*

**calculus**

give 3 examples of functions from everyday life that are described verbally.what can you say about the domain and range of each of your functions?
*August 27, 2007 by dani*

**Math - Functions**

Is it possible to graph linear functions like h(x) = 3x + 7 without doing a table of values? If it is, how? And I know the slope is 7, which means the y-intercept is (0,7).
*December 18, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Medical Seekers **

Health Care providers use computers to perform many functions. Identify at least 4 of those functions!
*September 14, 2011 by Liz*

**Solving trig functions! urgent please help!**

1.2sinxtanx + tanx-2sinx-1=0 2.6tan^2x-4sin^2x=1 Both functions is for 0<x<2pi thank you!
*December 20, 2011 by Sally*

**cjs/210**

Will someone please help me find a website to find the answer to the following questions? What are the various functions of a police agency? Compare how the functions of a police agency differ at the federal, state, and local levels. What would happen if the various functions ...
*July 7, 2012 by Picaboo*

**Math**

Use the functions f(x)=x+4 and g(x)=2x-5 to find the specified functions. (g x f)^-1
*March 25, 2009 by Jake*

**Functions**

I have to find the domain and range for the composite of functions G(x)=sinx and h(x)=x^2-x+1. I'm confused about this and would really appreciate some help. Thanks.
*September 24, 2010 by Sarah*

**math**

for the given functions f and g, find the specified value of the following functions and state their domains: f(x)=x-5; g(x)=2x^2 a.(f+g)(3)= b.(f/g)(3)= Can someone help me figure this out? pleeeease????
*March 27, 2013 by asia*

**Algebra 2 Functions**

Use these functions: f(x)=3x-2 g(x)=2 h(x)=4x 1. What is f(g(x))? 2. What is g(18)? 3. Find h(5).
*January 16, 2008 by Amy*

**functions**

pls. explain transformations on functions..
*September 7, 2011 by it'sme*

**Functions**

consider the functions g(x)=(4-x^2)^0.5 and h(x)=(x^2)-5. find the composite functions hog(x) and goh(x), if they exist, and state the domain and range of the composite functions. ------------------------------ ok, i have figured out that hog(x)=-1-X^2, but in my answer ...
*May 17, 2008 by Ann*

**Consider the functions **

Consider the functions f(x)= 5x+4/x+3(This is a fraction) and g(x)= 3x-4/5-x(This is a fraction) a)Find f(g(x)) b)Find g(f(x)) c)Determine whether the functions f and g are inverses of each other.
*April 10, 2013 by Kayleigh*

**calculus**

when working with composite functions, does fog=gof? how do i create two functions,f(x) and g(x) to show that this statement is either true or false.i need to expain my reasoning
*October 19, 2011 by ayotal*

**Math Grade 12 Advance Functions**

I need help understanding equivalent trigonometric functions! Can someone PLEASE help me because the test is tommorrow and the internet or my textbook isn't helping at all!
*December 19, 2012 by Buddy*

**math**

for the given functions f and g, find the specified value of the following functions and state the domain of each one. f(x)=2+3/x; g(x)=3/x a.(f-g)(2)= b.(f/g)(3)= how do I do this? I need help! it throws me off because of it being in fraction form.
*March 26, 2013 by marie*

**Algebra**

Right now we are learning about functions, relations, etc. and I am kind of confused. Here is what I have to answer: Determine whether each of the following is a function. Identify any relations that are not functions. Domain A set of avenues Correspondence An intersecting ...
*December 4, 2008 by Celina*

**composite functions**

f(x)=2x-4, g(x)=x squared + 5x What is F o G and Domain Okay, we are given f and g as functions of x. To compose a function means to use one function, g in this case, as the argument of the other, f in this case. Thus we want f o g = f(g(x)) With f(x) = 2x-4 and g(x) = x^2 + ...
*July 6, 2006 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

If Y1 is a continuous random variable with a uniform distribution of (0,1) And Y2 is a continuous random variable with a uniform distribution of (0,Y1) Find the joint distribution density function of the two variables. Obviously, we know the marginal density functions of each ...
*November 15, 2009 by Sean*

**Math**

Can anyone tell me if these functions are odd, even, or neither. Also, what is the domain, range, x-intercept, and y-intercept of these functions? 1. f(x) = x^2 - 3x + 6 2. f(x) = cubicroot(x)
*August 19, 2008 by Anthony*

**Algebra 2**

Are the functions f and g inverse functions if f(x)=5/3x+1 and g(x)=3(x-1)/5? I need all of the steps on how to determine this. I need this ASAP because this assignment is due tomorrow. Thanks
*May 25, 2011 by Brandon*

**Math**

1) Find three functions with unlimited domains and ranges. 2) Find two functions with restricted domains. 3) Find two functions with restricted ranges. Im confused as to how I can find the answer for these question, can you please explain along the steps.
*July 19, 2011 by Kate*

**algebra functions**

can someone please check my answer For each problem, construct two composite functions, . Evaluate each composite function for x=2 f(x)=3x g(x)=1/x f(g)*(x)=3x(1)/x x=2 3x(1)/x=6 g(f)*(x)=(3x)=2*3x=6 x=2 3*(2)=6*6=36
*October 17, 2013 by tani*

**College Algebra! help!**

Consider the following functions f(x)= (7x+8)/(x+3) and g(x)= (3x-8)/(7-x) (a) Find g(g(x)) (b) Find g(f(x)) (c) Determine whether the functions f and g are inverses of each other.
*May 14, 2013 by Rosie*

**algebra functions check my answer**

For each problem, construct two composite functions, . Evaluate each composite function for x=2 f(x)=3x g(x)=1/x f(g)*(x)=3x(1)/x x=2 3x(1)/x=6 g(f)*(x)=(3x)=2*3x=6 x=2 3*(2)=6*6=36
*October 17, 2013 by tani*

**Math - Inverse Functions**

Find the inverses of the following functions. y = 3(x - 1)^2, x >= 1 Work: x = 3(y - 1)^2 x = 3(y - 1)(y - 1) x = 3(y^2 - y - y + 1) x = 3y^2 - 6y + 3 And now what do I do!? Please explain and show me how to solve this inverse function! ... Thank you
*January 10, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math (Grade 12)**

I need help with this problem (composite functions): If f(x) = 4x-3 and h(x )= 4x^2-21, find a function g such that f(g(x)) = h. I don't understand how we're supposed to combine the functions. Oh, and the answer is supposed to be g(x) = x^2 - (9/2). Thanks!
*September 17, 2008 by Lucy*

**marketing**

Discuss the universal functions of marketing and those functions that would apply to the products/services provided by a fictitious firm of your choosing.
*April 10, 2011 by ak*

**Marketing**

Discuss the universal functions of marketing and those functions that would apply to the products/services provided by a fictitious firm of your choosing.
*June 30, 2011 by Destiny*

**math**

consider the functions f(x)=x^3-2 and g(x)=3 sqrt x+2: a. find f(g(x)) b. find g(f(x)) c. determine whether the functions f and g are inverse of each other. I have no clue where to even begin!
*March 23, 2013 by marie*

**pre calculus**

consider the functions f(x)=x^3-3 and g(x)=3 sqrt x+3: a. find f(g(x)) b. find g(f(x)) c. determine whether the functions f and g are inverses of each other. I really need help with these, I don't get it at all.
*March 27, 2013 by Staci*

**economics**

Let U(x; y) = 5x:8y:2 showing all derivation work, find: (a) the Marshallian demand functions for x and y (b) the Indirect Utility Function (c) the compensated demand functions xc and yc
*February 21, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math advance functions gr 12**

Using rational functions solve 7+ 1(numerator) x (denominator) = 1 (numerator) x-2(demominator)
*April 1, 2013 by alex*

**advance functions gr 12**

Using rational functions solve 3(numerator) 2x-4 (denominator) < (with a "-" underneath) 4 (numerator) x-2(demominator)
*April 1, 2013 by james*

**Pre-Calculus**

I transfered classes and they use graphing calculators. I've never used the graphing functions on mine. We were supposed to graph exponetial functions. Help?
*November 13, 2007 by Kellie*

**math-advanced functions**

on my exam review, i have this question for composition of functions Given f(x)=3x^2+x-1, g(x)=2cos(x), determine the values of x when f(g(x))=1 for 0≤x≤2π.
*January 23, 2014 by Liz*

**Functions of f(x)**

Given the two functions f(x)and g(x)0 for all x, explain how to find (f+g)(x),(f-g)(x),(f*g)(x), and (fg)(x).Demonstrate examples for all: f(x)=(-x)/(6)-3(5+3x)/(8)-3x f(0)=-15/8
*January 1, 2012 by JB*

**advance functions gr 12**

Using rational functions solve x+5(numerator) x-3 (denominator) = 2x+7 (numerator) x(demominator)
*April 1, 2013 by Fadak*

**advance functions gr 12**

Using rational functions solve x+5(numerator) x-3 (denominator) = 2x+7 (numerator) x(demominator)
*April 1, 2013 by Fadak*

**advance functions gr 12**

Using rational functions solve 7+ 1(numerator) x (denominator) = 1 (numerator) x-2(demominator)
*April 2, 2013 by james*

**Math **

What are the similarities and differences between functions and linear equations? How do you graph functions on a coordinate plane? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Provide an example. Write a function for your classmates to graph. Consider ...
*February 22, 2010 by AR*

**Math **

What are the similarities and differences between functions and linear equations? How do you graph functions on a coordinate plane? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Provide an example. Write a function for your classmates to graph. Consider ...
*February 22, 2010 by AR*

**math**

which statement about linear functions are true A)linear functions grow by equal factors over equal intervals B)linear functions grow by equal differences over equal intervals C)linear functions grow by equal differences over unequal intervals D)linear functions grow by ...
*May 18, 2014 by b8*

**Function compostions**

Sorry I had to repost, I left somethings out. Can you please check my answers? For the given functions f and g, find the indicated composition. 5. f(x)=7x+9, g(x)=2x-1 Find (f *g)(x) I got 14x+2 For the given functions f and g, find the indicated composition. 8. f(x)=-5x+3, g(...
*September 15, 2007 by Soly*

**Mat101**

5. Which of the following are functions? The last two problems, i.e., b & c, are multi part relations consider all parts when determining whether or not these relations are functions. Explain your reasoning for a, b, and c. a. f(x) = x + 3 b. f(x) = 73 if x>2 otherwise f(x...
*November 30, 2010 by Samantha Joseph*

**Algebra**

What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch. 3? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a linear function and provide two...
*April 29, 2008 by Bobby*

**MAT 101**

5. Which of the following are functions? The last two problems, i.e., b & c, are multi part relations consider all parts when determining whether or not these relations are functions. Explain your reasoning for a, b, and c. a. f(x) = x + 3 b. f(x) = 73 if x>2 otherwise f(x...
*February 25, 2010 by Lawrence*

**functions (easy explanation)**

I have a very quick question about exponential functions. I know how to use them and apply them but I don't know how to explain why they are always positive. Does anyone know why? An example of an exponential function would be 5 to the power of x. Thank you!
*April 10, 2014 by gzag*

**Algebra**

What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a nonlinear function and provide two inputs for ...
*August 5, 2008 by D*

**Education/Technology**

Syllabi, class outlines, and discipline reports are practical applications of A) systems procedures. B) spreadsheet functions. C) database functions. D) word processing packages. I answer is C, it sounds where all three of these would be, is this correct?
*February 14, 2013 by Lori*

**Algebra Functions**

I cannot for the life of me remember how to do this- Find the vertex of the graphs of the functions: Function #1: y=(x-4)(x+2) AND Function #2: y=2x^2-4x+1 Can someone help me get it PLz! OK - to find the vertex of these functions you must have them in quadratic form where the...
*January 4, 2007 by natalie*

**pre-cal**

for the given functions f & g find the specified value of the following functions and state the domain of each one. f(x)=2+6/x; (g)x 6/x a. (f-g)(3)= what is the domain of f-g? b. (f/g)(6)= what si the domain of f/g?
*October 13, 2012 by ladybug*

**Math**

Use your knowledge of exponents to solve. a) 1/2^x=1/(x+2) b) 1/2^x>1/x^2 So I know that these functions are rational functions.. and I am trying to solve for x. I tried to solve them by I keep getting stuck with the exponent 2 which is the exponential function.. Help please
*June 7, 2009 by Halle*

**MAT 116 Algebera 1A**

What similarities and differences do you see between functions and linear equations studied in Ch. 3? Are all linear equations functions? Is there an instance when a linear equation is not a function? Support your answer. Create an equation of a nonlinear function and provide ...
*May 25, 2008 by shelly, k*

**Functon compostions**

Can you please check my answers? For the given functions f and g, find the indicated composition. 5. f(x)=7x+9, g(x)=2x-1 I got 14x+2 For the given functions f and g, find the indicated composition. 8. f(x)=-5x+3, g(x)=6x+3 I got -30x+18 Find functions f and g so that h(x)= (f...
*September 14, 2007 by Soly*

**Math - Periodics**

How do you prove algebraically whether the following is periodic? f(x) = 3cos3x + 5sin4x The sum of two periodic functions is always periodic. In your case, note than when x is a multiple of 2 pi, both functions repeat the values of x = 0.
*November 22, 2006 by Steve*

**MATH _ GRAPHING RATIONAL FUNCTIONS**

When graphing rational functions, how do I know which directions the graphs go? Example, for equation y = 9/x - x, how would you graph this? Also, why is the horizontal asymptote for f(x)= 2+x / x-7 is 1 instead of 0?
*October 14, 2007 by Anonymous*

**math**

what does linear an nonlinear functions mean? I need help asap please i am begging you because i am a new student at this school and i don't get what the difference is between linear and nonlinear functions.
*May 2, 2014 by jayla*

**Biology**

Which is NOT a major function of proteins? A. Provides cell structure B. Stores energy for the cell C. Functions as regulator molecules in cellular activity D. Functions as carrier molecules is it D
*July 10, 2013 by Amy*

**graphing trig functions**

for graphing basic trig functions such as y=2sinx or y=1/3cosx, how do you know what the points are to graph with out using a calculator?
*May 18, 2012 by bkue*

**music**

what is the function on health insurance? What is the functions of disability insurance? whatis the functions of life insurance?
*September 19, 2010 by cara*

**math**

functions f(x)=rad. x-9 write the intervals of the functions. How do I put the set of numbers in the form of intervals such as infinity. I solved it and got the answer as this: x < or = 9 (infinity,9] Please help me, I am stuck.
*September 9, 2009 by Caroline*

**Biochemistry 1**

1. Cholesterol is the most abundant steroid in the human body. Describe at least 3 important functions for cholesterol in the body, either direct functions or as a precursor for other substances.
*April 20, 2011 by Mangetty*

**pre calc**

Which three of the twelve basic functions are bounded( above and below)? Three of the tweleve basic functions are even. Which are they?
*December 17, 2009 by kate*

**MAT101**

Why is it important to be able to identify sets and set theory as related to business operations? What applications do you think functions have for the business world? Can functions be used to predict next year's profits, or how much your company will grow?
*July 24, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math- periodic**

How do you prove algebraically whether the following is periodic? f(x) = 3cos3x + 5sin4x The sum of two periodic functions is always periodic. In your case, note than when x is a multiple of 2 pi, both functions repeat the values of x = 0.
*November 22, 2006 by stevie!*

**Advanced functions/precalculus**

1. Given f(x)=x^2 and g(x)=x+2, determine in standard form: a) g(f(x)) b) when f(g(x))=g(f(x)) 2. If f = {(-10, 1), (-1, -1), (10, 0), (11, 7)} and g = {(-1, -1), (0, 10), (1, -10), (7, 11)} for how many values of x is f x g defined? Explain 3. Given f(x) = -2x + 3 and g(x) = ...
*January 15, 2014 by Diane*

**exponential functions in math**

my daughter needs some help studying for a unit test using exponential functions in math
*April 2, 2013 by tiffny*

**Math**

For each pair of functions give a characteristic that the two functions have in common and a characteristic that distinguishes them. a) f(x)=1/x and g(x)=sinx b) f(x)=x and g(x)=[x] c) f(x)=2^x and g(x)=sinx
*February 14, 2014 by Jennifer*

**Precalculus **

The application of one function followed by the application of a second function to the result of the first as in F^-1(f(x)) is called composition of functions. The two functions need not be inverse of each other. In a diagram, the output of one function is f(x) is used as the...
*February 10, 2013 by Julie*

**math**

The application of one function followed by the application of a second function to the result of the first as in F^-1(f(x)) is called composition of functions. The two functions need not be inverse of each other. In a diagram, the output of one function is f(x) is used as the...
*February 10, 2013 by Julia*

**Health**

Create a PowerPoint® presentation of at least 9 slides outlining the major functions that distinguish the following U.S. health care settings, with an appropriate introduction and conclusion. My question is about this assignment, Does outlining the major functions mean ...
*September 2, 2010 by Cassie*

**Calculus I**

Suppose that f and g are two functions both continuous on the interval [a, b], and such that f(a) = g(b) = p and f(b) = g(a) = q where p does not equal to q. Sketch typical graphs of two such functions . Then apply the intermediate value theorem to the function h(x) = f(x) - g...
*September 18, 2011 by Kaiden*

**algebra**

What similarities and differences might there be between functions and linear equations? Are all linear equations functions?
*August 18, 2009 by maryk*

**functions**

can you explain to me the transformations in sinusoidal functions especially the vertical compression/stretch and horizontal compression/stretch?
*September 7, 2011 by it'sme*

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