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December 9, 2016

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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

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

Math - Fundamental Theorem
We can actually use the Zeros Theorem and the Conjugate Zeros Theorem together to conclude that an odd-degree polynomial with real coefficients must have atleast one real root (since the non-real roots must come in conjugate pairs). But how can we get the same conclusion by ...
October 12, 2009 by Sean

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

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

chemistry
1. Many types of spectrophotometers produce graphs containing a base line with peaks. How are the peaks seen on the graphs produced by a spectrometer used in identifying substances? 2. If the analysis of a substance by using spectroscopy shows characteristic peaks, how does ...
March 2, 2015 by Morgan

linear algebra
Let V be the set of all real-valued continuous functions defined on R1. If f and g are in V, we define f ⊕ g by (f ⊕ g)(t) = f(t) + g(t). If f is in V and c is a scalar, we define c f by (c f)(t) = cf(t). Then V is a vector space, which is denoted by C(−&#...
February 26, 2015 by kirsten

math test
Hi! I have a math test coming up tomorrow, and I need to prepare. but,i don't 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 ...
October 11, 2007 by Keon

elgebra
indentify the degree of each term of yje polynomial and the degree of the polynomial -2X^3+3x^2+4x+9
December 2, 2009 by john

Connexus
Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial?
April 22, 2015 by Dakota

calculus
Consider the graphs of y = 3x + c and y^2 = 6x, where c is a real constant. a. Determine all values of c for which the graphs intersect in two distinct points. b. suppose c = -3/2. Find the area of the region enclosed by the two curves. c. suppose c = 0. Find the volume of the...
March 23, 2010 by mary

math
a particle M oscillators (that is, moves back and forth) in a straight line along the horizontal axis. the position of M is given by: s(t) = 4 + 2 sin(2t) (1) Find the velocity (v) and acceleration (a) functions. (2) Find the initial position, initial velocity and initial ...
August 13, 2011 by memo

geometry
graph the following 2 graphs - y=2x+3 and y=2x-4. a)state the intersections on the y axis and the x axis. b)what is the vertical and horizontal difference between the two graphs? PLEASE help i don't understand? I know how to graph the eqautions but not too sure about the ...
February 15, 2009 by caitlyn maroon

algebra
Volume of a Box A box is constructed by cutting out square corners of a rectangular piece of cardboard and folding up the sides. If the cutout corners have sides with length x, then the volume of the box is given by the polynomial A box is constructed from a square piece of ...
August 13, 2011 by mich

algebra
Like Terms and Degree Identify the degree of each term of each polynomial. Then find the degree of the polynomial xy^3 + 7x^3y^2 - 6xy^4 + 2
January 16, 2015 by Liamz

Numerical Analysis
x 0 2 3 4 y 7 11 28 63 a)_Using these values, use the Lagrange interpolation process to obtain a polynomial of least degree. b)_rearrange the points in the table of a) and find the newton form of the interpolating polynomial. Show that they are the same even though their forms...
October 6, 2008 by Julie

Algebra
P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1year If the interest is compounded semiannually then the polynomial P(1+r/2)^2 represents the value of the investment after 1 year. rewrite the expressions without parentheses evaluate the polynomial if P=5670 and r=3.5%
October 28, 2013 by Tracy

Polynomials
P dollars is invested at annual interest rate r for 1year If the interest is compounded semiannually then the polynomial P(1+r/2)^2 represents the value of the investment after 1 year. rewrite the expressions without parentheses evaluate the polynomial if P=5670 and r=3.5%
October 28, 2013 by Tracy

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

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

College algebra
Given a quadratic equation in the form y = ax2 +bx +c , and four choices of graphs representing that equation, how can you tell which choices could be eliminated right away by looking at the equation and looking at the graphs and doing some minimal calculations and not ...
June 6, 2011 by Belle

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

Precalc Trig
here's the question: solve for cos(2theta)=1 if you graph r= cos(2Theta) then graph r=1 you find that there are four places where the graphs intersect. however, when solved algebraically, there are two solutions which can be represented in an infinitely many format as: Theta...
November 20, 2015 by Wulramm

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

Math
Help me for this question on composite functions Does the composition of functions display the commutative property? Give an example of each case to illustrate your answer.
January 24, 2016 by Chris

POLYNOMIALS
The cubic polynomial f(x) is such that the coefficient of x^3 is -1. and the roots of the equation f(x) = 0 are 1, 2 and k. Given that f(x)has a remainder of 8 when divided by (x-3), find the value of k. okay, this is what i did: -x^3 + bx^2 + cx + d = (x-1)(x-2)(x-k) f(3)=8 -...
June 15, 2009 by Aoi

pre cal
Use synthetic division to show that x is a solution of the third-degree polynomial equation, and use the result to factor the polynomial completely. List all the real zeros of the function. x^3 - 28x - 48 = 0 Value of x = -4 Please help!!Thank you
September 17, 2010 by megan

Math
Suppose you have a graph of a polynomial function and you can see that the function increases without bound on both left and right ends, has 4 real zereos and has 5 turning points. Based on this information, what is the minimum degree of the polynomial?
January 27, 2013 by Suzy

Algebra (College)
I need to divide this polynomial synthetically. I think I did it right, but can someone confirm if my answer is right or wrong? Polynomial: x^4 - x^3 + x^2 - x + 2 Divisor: x-2 My answer: x^3 + x^2 + 3x + 5 + 12 (remainder) ---- x-2
April 18, 2010 by Sarah

calculus
can someone please help me find all the zeros of the following polynomial. write the polynomial in factored form. f(x)=x^3-3x^2+16x-48 can you please show all work
December 24, 2012 by Josh

algebra
Form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficents having the given degree and zeros Degree 5; Zeros: 2; -i;-7+i Enter the polynomial f(x)=a(____) type expression using x as the variable
June 8, 2013 by Sharday

algebra
dividing a polynomial by a polynomial example x-3/x with exponent of 2 -10x+9 or even 2x-3/x with exponent of 2 -10x+9 Thank you any great tutorial sites would help me also.
July 19, 2008 by Dana

college algebra
form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros degree 4 zeros 5+3i;3 multiplicity 2 enter the polynomial f(x)=a?()
August 27, 2012 by ash

math
When a polynomial is divided by (x+2), the remainder is -19. When the same polynomial is divided by (x-1), the remainder is 2. Determine the remainder when the polynomial is divided by (x-1)(x+2).
October 12, 2012 by KnowsNothing

Trigonometry
All values of theta are positive. From left to right, the first peak occurs at (pi/2,1) and the second peak occurs at (9pi/2). A. Write the graphs equation as a cosine function. B. Write the graphs equation as a sine function.
November 23, 2016 by Mark

SS Statistics
Hello. Does anyone have any statistic graphs of the Chinese and or Mexican Immigrants? Thx, Dallas Check the graphs at the bottom of the article. http://www.uagrad.org/Alumnus/im/
March 9, 2007 by Dallas

Math
consider the polynomial (x-a)(x-b) and the real number line In each of the three subintervals of the line, write the sign of each factor and the sign of the product.For which values does the polynomial possibly change signs?
September 11, 2014 by Igor

Algebra
Can someone please explain how to do these problems. 1)write a polynomial function of least degree with intregal coefficients whose zeros include 4 and 2i. 2)list all of the possible rational zeros of f(x)= 3x^3-2x^2+7x+6. 3)Find all of the rational zeros of f(x)= 4x^3-3x^2-...
August 10, 2007 by Marissa

pre-calculus
form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros. degree 5; zeros -7; -i;-9+i enter the polynomial. f(x)=a(?)

algebra
form a polynomial f(x) with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros. Degree 4; zeros:-3 +5i; 2 multiplicity 2 enter the polynomial f(x)=a(?)
November 20, 2012 by Heather

Math
Use synthetic division to show that x is a solution of the third-degree polynomial equation, and use the result to factor the polynomial completely. List all the real zeros of the function. x^3 - 28x - 48 = 0 x=2 I have no idea how to start this problem!!
April 1, 2009 by Kate

Math
Determine whether the following statement makes sense or does not make sense, and explain your reasoning: When I'm trying to determine end behavior, it's the coefficient of the leading term of a polynomial function that I should inspect. A) This makes sense because the ...
October 23, 2011 by Abby

physics
i have this problem, it asks: (a) With what speed must a ball be thrown vertically from ground level to rise to a maximum height of 50m? answer: 31m/s (b)How long will it be in the air?\ answer: 6.4s (c) Sketch graphs of y, v, and a vs. t for the ball. On the first two graphs...
August 25, 2008 by alk

algebra
A polynomial f(x) of degree 3 leaves a remainder of 6 when divided by (x+1) and a remainder of 12 when divided by (x-2). Given that the coefficient of x^3 is 2 and (x+2) is the factor of the polynomial. Show that f(x)= 2x^3+3x^2-5x+2
June 8, 2013 by Everett

What polynomial could you subtract from 5x^3 - 12x - x^2 + 9 - 12x^5 - 6x^4 to give a difference of 19 + 8x^3 - 18x - 19x^5 - 2x^2 - 8x^4? Is the answer k (the polynomial) = 7x^5 + 2x^4 - 3x^3 + x^2 + 6x - 28?
October 15, 2014 by Anonymous

algebra
Determine whether each expression is a polynomial. If it is a polynomial, find the degree and determine whether it is a monomial, binomial, or trinomial. 1. 7a^2b + 3b^2 – a^2b 2. 6g^2h^3k
February 3, 2016 by Sally

Physics
A car starts from rest and accelerates at a rate of 1 m/s^2 until it reaches a velocity of 7 m/s. It then travels at a constant velocity for the next 15 seconds. The driver then applies the brake, bringing the car to stop. The brakes provide an acceleration of -4 m/s^2. a) ...
September 14, 2014 by Ulash

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

Algebra
below are the functions of Y=|x| and y=|x| -9 how are the functions related
December 7, 2016 by Help

Math--polynomial equation
Write a polynomial equation with these roots. a)-1,2+ã3,2-ã 3 b)2,5,1
May 30, 2012 by Ria

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

algebra 1
Can someone solve theses for me? Factor the polynomial x2 + 7x + 12 completely Factor the polynomial x2 – 4 completely Factor the polynomial 18a2b – 4ab + 10a completely x2 + 7x + 12 = (x+4)(x+3) x2 – 4 = (x+2)(x-2) 18a2b – 4ab + 10a = 2a(9ab - 2b + 5)
May 15, 2007 by mike

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

MATH
describe how the graphes of y=/x/ and y=/x/-15 are related A:the graphs have the same shape.The y-intersept of y=/x/ is 0, and the x-intercept of the second graph is -15 B: the graphs have the same y-intercept. the second graph is steeper then y=/x/ C:the two graphs are the ...
January 13, 2015 by SkatingDJ

Math--polynomial equation
Write a polynomial equation with these roots. a)-1,2+sqt3,2-sqt3 b)2,5,1 sqt= square root
May 30, 2012 by Ria

algebra
Identify the degree of each term of each polynomial. Then find the degree of the polynomial combine like term. m^3+ 2m^2n-3m^2+3ma^2
September 3, 2014 by michaelramsey

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 explain my reasoning
October 19, 2011 by ayotal

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

physics help
Damped Oscillations 1. (a) For each of following graphs, determine if graph shows damped oscillation. (b) if it shows damped oscillation : (i) identify damping factor (ii)where damping occurs Note : use a graphing calculator to sketch these graphs f(x) = ¡î5 cos 1.2 x f(x...
February 27, 2010 by kate

Algebra
I am very confused on how to graph Polynomial Functions and how to determine the extra stuff my HW is asking. a. Graph each function by making a table of values. b. Determine consecutive values of x between which each real zero is located. c. Estimate the x-coordinates at ...
October 20, 2009 by Jake

math
ok the directions say.. "using different scales,make either two line graphs or two bar graphs for the set of data.use a break symbol in only one of the graphs.explain which graph shows the data more clearly. "data" ___________________________________ year 1996,1997,1998,1999,...
September 16, 2011 by SJH all the way_<3

math
let V be the set of all real-valued continuous functions defined on R1. If f and g are in V, we define f ¨’ g by (f ¨’ g)(t) = f(t) + g(t). If f is in V and c is a scalar, we define c f by (c f)(t) = cf(t). Then V is a vector space, which is denoted by C(−...
February 26, 2015 by sara

math
Create a quadratic polynomial function f(x) and a linear binomial in the form (x − a). Part 1. Show all work using long division to divide your polynomial by the binomial. Part 2. Show all work to evaluate f(a) using the function you created. Part 3. Use complete ...
June 9, 2016 by ted

Use synthetic division to show that x is a solution of the third-degree polynomial equation, and use the result to factor the polynomial completely. List all the real zeros of the function. x^3 - 28x - 48 = 0 Value of x = -4 Please help!!Thank you
March 27, 2010 by Abbey

pre-calculus 11
I have a question that two ski decide to have a race. I need show a graph of height versus time of the two skiers going over a jump. I am assuming that both skiers graphs would be parabola's and have a maximum height with both graphs opening downward.
June 16, 2015 by george

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

maths
A pie graphs show the budget of 2 business for 2 different business.How do you work out the different expenses each month and Calculated the cost in Rands.1 company budget is R12000 and other is R9200.How do u work out the pie graphs .need to get the answer a.s.a.p.thanks
August 3, 2011 by zubeida

Pre Calculus
How are the factors of a polynomial related to the x-intercepts of a polynomial? How do you find the x-intercepts given the factors?
May 8, 2013 by Shonda

MATH
if alpha and beta are zeroes of the polynomial x2-5x+6,then find the polynomial whose zeroes are root 3 and -root 3
July 4, 2015 by ANGEL

math
compouned semiannually P dollars is invested at annual rate. r for 1 year. If the intrest is compounded semiannually then the polynomial P(1+r/2)by the second power represent the value of the investment after 1 year. Rewrite this expression without parentheses. Evaluate the ...
February 15, 2013 by janae

Math
John wants to hire an editor to check his thesis paper. The editor charges a flat rate of \$50 and \$2 per page. Write a polynomial to describe the cost. Find the cost of editing 75 pages. Calculations: Answer: Polynomial: ____________________Cost:_________________
February 24, 2014 by Teresa

math
19. Which statement describes the relationship between the line graphs of the equations below? y=-2x+4 y=0.5x+4 A.The line graph are the same line. B.The line graph are parallel lines. C.The line graph are perpendicular lines. D.The line graphs intersect, but are not ...
August 14, 2014 by vincent

precalculus
Horizontal Translation and dialation Problem : let f, g, and h be defined f(x)= x2 -2< or equal to x < or equal to 2 g(x)=x-3 for all real valuse of x h(x) = 1/2 x for all real values of x a. f(g(x))= f(x-3). What transformatioon is applied to function f by composing it ...
October 3, 2010 by kayla

math
Horizontal Translation and dialation Problem : let f, g, and h be defined f(x)= x2 -2< or equal to x < or equal to 2 g(x)=x-3 for all real valuse of x h(x) = 1/2 x for all real values of x a. f(g(x))= f(x-3). What transformatioon is applied to function f by composing it ...
October 3, 2010 by kayla

check my precalc
#1. Make up a polynomial that has the following characteristics: crosses the x axis at 1 and 4, touches the x axis at 0 ad 2. and is above the xaxis between 0 and 2. I did (x+1)(x-4)(x^2)(x-2)^2 #2. its an illustration but one of the queestino says what is the minimum degree ...
October 7, 2012 by Rebekah

Math-helpppppp
1)when a certain polynomial is divided by x - 3, the quotient is x^2+2x-5 and the remainder is -3. what is the polynomial 2) Find each quotient and remainder. Assume the divisor is not equal to zero. a)(2x^2+29x-x^3-40)/(-3+x) b)(6+7x-11x^2-2x^3)/(x+9) c)(x^3-2x^2+4x+150/(x^2+...
April 28, 2012 by sarah

math algebra 2
polynomial complete the table for -7x^4+8x^3-3x^2+5x-9 not sure if this is correct sorry I did not post my answer to check to see if they were correct. term -7x^4 8x^3 3x^2 5x -9 coefficient -4 8 3 5 8 degree of term 4 3 2 1 0 degree of polynomial 7? -7x^4
April 16, 2011 by Anonymous

Math--help help help
1)when a certain polynomial is divided by x - 3, the quotient is x^2+2x-5 and the remainder is -3. what is the polynomial 2) Find each quotient and remainder. Assume the divisor is not equal to zero. a)(2x^2+29x-x^3-40)/(-3+x) b)(6+7x-11x^2-2x^3)/(x+9) c)(x^3-2x^2+4x+150/(x^2+...
April 28, 2012 by sarah

eng02
Assignment: Incorporating Statistics, Graphs, and Illustrations  Resources: Incorporating Statistics, Graphs, and Illustrations; Creating Tables tutorial; Axia College Writing Resources Web Site; and Axia College’s Writing Style Handbook  Due Date: Day 7 [...
May 25, 2009 by carol

Polynomial Function
Could you please check my answers? Find an nth degree polynomial function with real coefficients satisfying the given conditions. 1. n=3; 3 and i are zeros; f(2)=20 -I got: f(x)=-4^3+12x^2-4x+12 3.n=3;4 and i zeros;f(-3)=60 -I got:f(x)=6x^3+24x^2+6x+24
October 9, 2007 by Soly

Form a polynomial f(x) from coefficient and it's 0
Form a polynomial, f(x), with real coefficients having the given degree and zeros. Degree: 4; zeros: 6i and 7i I completely don't know what to do with this problem... if someone can solve and give a good explanation, I'd appreciate it. Thanks.
May 30, 2011 by Armando

math
Each divisor was divided into another polynomial , resulting in the given quotient and remainder. Find the other polynomial the dividend Divisor: x+10,quotient,x^2-6x+10,remainder :-1 I am so confused help is appreciated
September 28, 2012 by jezebel

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

find the polynomial
degree 4 zeros i & (1+i) constant term 12 How do I start this problem. Thanks A degree four polynomial will have the form (x^4 +... x + c), where c is a constant. You will need to generate an equation that has the above form, using c=12. Solve for the roots [i & (1+i)].
February 1, 2007 by Jen

algebra
Use the discriminant to find out whether this quadratic polynomial can be factored. Factor the polynomial if it is not prime. This polnomial is prime, so I cannot factor it. I just need help with the discriminant part. Thaks in advance for your help. 4x^2-27x+45
September 3, 2010 by Trina

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

Economics
A description of the market form in which producers operate a detailed explanation,with graphs,of How the price of milk would have been determined in the absence of government involvement in the market a detailed explanation,with graphs,to show how this form of government ...
May 25, 2016 by Zandile

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