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July 31, 2015

July 31, 2015

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**Math**

Choose the three true statements about the graph of the quadratic function y = x2 − 3x − 4. Options A) The graph is a parabola with a minimum point. B) The graph is a parabola with a maximum point. C) The point (2, 2) lies on the graph. D) The point (1, 6) lies on ...
*June 5, 2010 by S Rey*

**calculus**

let f be the function f(x) = x^3 + 3x^2 - x + 2 a. the tangent to the graph of f at the point P = (-2,8) intersects the graph of f again at the point Q. Find the coordinates of point Q. b. Find the coordinates of point R, the inflection point of the graph of f c. Show that the...
*March 23, 2010 by mary*

**college algebra, Please help!!**

Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2-x-1 A. Is the point (-2,9) on the graph of f? B. If x equals 2, what is fx? What point(S) are on the graph of f? c. if f(x)= -1, what is x? what point(s) are on the graph of f? d. what is the domain of f? e. List the x-intercpts, if any...
*November 9, 2012 by ladybug*

**college algebra, Please help!!**

Answer the following function. f(x)=2x^2-x-1 A. Is the point (-2,9) on the graph of f? B. If x equals 2, what is fx? What point(S) are on the graph of f? c. if f(x)= -1, what is x? what point(s) are on the graph of f? d. what is the domain of f? e. List the x-intercpts, if any...
*November 9, 2012 by ladybug*

**Math**

A ferris wheel has a diameter of 10 m and takes 24 sec to make one revolution. The lowest point on the wheel is 1 m above the ground. (4 marks) a. Sketch a graph to show how a rider's height above the ground varies with time as the ferris wheel makes a rotation. Assume the ...
*July 23, 2014 by Madi*

**Math - point on the graph (check +help)**

Determine the coordinates of the point on the graph of f(x)=sqrt(2x+1) where the tangent line is perpendicular to the line 3x+y+4=0 I do not seem to get the answer... I find the first derivative of f(x0 and equate it to the value of the slope from the tangent line. the answer ...
*October 23, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Math-due today, need a check**

Please help me with this, below is a question I have to answer…below that is my answer…did I do, or answer this correctly? Post a response of at least 50 words to the following: Explain how to graph linear equations using the x- and y-intercepts. Provide an example to support ...
*December 2, 2009 by Lisa*

**Math- calculus**

Given f(x) = x ^ 3 - x ^ 2 -4x +4 Find the zeros of f. Write an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at x = -1 The point (a,b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a,b) passes through the point (0,-8) which is not of the graph of f. Find a and b...
*September 25, 2009 by Erin*

**calculus**

answer the questions about the following function f(x)= 10x^2/x^4+25 a. is the point (-sqrt 5,1) on the graph b. if x=3, what is f(x)? what point is on the graph of f? c. if f(x)=1, what is x? what points are on the graph? d. what is the domain of f? e. list the x-intersepts? ...
*December 16, 2012 by Help--Please help!!!!*

**math graphs**

4. Which equation would you use to find out if the two lines in the graph are parallel? (1 point) LINE #1: point a: 1, 4 point b: -2, 1 LINE #2: point c: 3, 3 point d: -1, -1 a. 4 - 1/-2 - 1 = 3 - 1/3 - 1 b. 4 - 1/-2 - 1 = 3 - (-1)/3 - (-1) c. 4 - 1/1 - (-2) = 3 - (-1)/3 - (-1...
*May 5, 2014 by Divergent Dauntless*

**Math**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 19, 2009 by Salman*

**Math**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 20, 2009 by Salman*

**Math/Algebra**

Please help me with this, below is a question I have to answer…below that is my answer…did I do, or answer this correctly? Post a response of at least 50 words to the following: Explain how to graph linear equations using the x- and y-intercepts. Provide an example to support ...
*December 2, 2009 by L*

**math~ helpp pplease**

(3,5) is a point on the graph of y = f(x). Find the corresponding point on the graph of each of the following relations a) y=3f(-x + 1) + 2 what do I do with the negative sign before the x (-x)?
*November 24, 2011 by Jay*

**math**

to graph C(3,2) on a coordinate plane Translate the point left 3 units and down 1 unit.Graph the image point C. A. x,2,y3=x,1,y,1 B. x,2,y2=x,1,y,1 C. x,2,y3=x,1,y,1 D. x,3,y2=x,1,y,1 Is the answer D? Thank you
*October 28, 2014 by monday*

**math -ans check**

two points on the graph of a linear function are (-3,5) and (-1,4). Determine the equation of the function in slop-point form. ans: m=-1/2 I pick a point (-1,4) y-y1=m(x-x1) y-4=-1/2(x-(-1)) y-4=-1/2(x+1) Thank you ^^
*March 21, 2015 by em*

**Pre-calculus-check answers**

Choose the statement that is true for the graph f(x) =x^3-12x. Answer: f(x) decreases for x >-2 2) Which type of critical point, if any, is present in the graph of f(x)=(x-4)^5+1 Answer: none
*August 23, 2008 by Lucy*

**Math 12**

(2,1) is a point on the graph of y= f (x) . Find the corresponding point on the graph of each of the following functions a) y= -f (-x) +2 b) y= f (-2(x+9))-7 c) y= f (x-2) +2 d) y= 0.3f (5(x-3)) e) y= 1- f(1-x) f) y= -f (2(x-8))
*October 11, 2011 by Tarkan*

**Physics**

I have no idea how to do this. Anyone help? A cyclist passes a race check point at +5.5m/s and then accelerates ata constant rate of +.55 m/s^2. The cyclist forgot to check in at the check point, and after 20s turns back around to head back. How far did the cylist move from ...
*October 8, 2009 by me*

**Math--Calculus**

Let y = f(x) be the continuous function that satisfies the equation x^4 - (5x^2)(y^2) + 4y^4 = 0 and whose graph contains the points (2,1) and (2,2). Let L be the line tangent to the graph of f at x = 2. (a) Find and expression for y'. (b) Write an equation for the line L. (c...
*November 12, 2007 by Sophee*

**math**

Consider the cubic graph y = 3x^2 − x^3. (a) Write 3x^2 − x^3 in factored form. (b) Use this form to explain why the graph lies below the x-axis only when x > 3, and why the origin is therefore an extreme point on the graph. I mostly need help with what an ...
*April 22, 2011 by jane*

**College algebra**

Answer the questions about the following functions. f(x) = 14^2/x^4 + 49 (a) Is the point (-sqrt 7,1) on the graph of f? (b) If x=1, what is f(x)? What point is on the graph of f? (c) If f(x)=1, what is x? what point(s) are on graph of f? (d)What is the domain of f? (e) list ...
*March 14, 2013 by Jenn*

**math**

If the point (6, -12) is on the graph of y=f(x), which point must be on the graph of y=f((-1/3x)+6)? so far, I have y=f(-1/3(x-18))
*June 16, 2009 by sh*

**math**

3.Graph the points A(–5, 0 ), B(–4, 3), and C(0, –4) on the same coordinate plane. 2. Without graphing, identify the quadrant in which the point (x, y) lies if x < 0 and y < 0. (1 point) 3.Determine which ordered pair is a solution of y = –5x + 10. (1 point) 4.On which ...
*April 8, 2015 by please please please help urgent*

**Calculus**

Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2), with x ≠ 2. a.Find all values of x where the graph of g has a critical value. b.For each critical value, state whether the graph of...
*May 8, 2015 by Gary*

**math**

1. Which graph might show the temperature during a 24-hour period? (1 point) A B C D 2. Which graph might show the amount of money in a bank account if money is never taken out? (1 point) A B C D 3. Which graph might show the amount of money in a bank account if money ...
*April 30, 2014 by Danica*

**Calculus**

1. Given the function f defined by f(x) = x^3-x^2-4X+4 a. Find the zeros of f b. Write an equation of the line tangent to the graph of f at x = -1 c. The point (a, b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a, b) passes through the point (0, -8) which is not...
*January 16, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calculus check**

Let f(x) be a polynomial function such that f(3)=3, f'(3)=0 and f"(3)=-3. What is the point (3,3) on the graph y=f(x)? A. Relative maximum B. Relative minimum C. Intercept D. Inflection point E. None of these I got C
*March 15, 2015 by Sarah*

**Math**

The quadratic function f(x) = x^2 is transformed to g(x) = -2/3(x+3)^2 + 6 The point (6,36) on the graph of f is transformed to which point on the graph of g? Could someone please show me how to solve this:\
*December 7, 2011 by -Untamed-*

**MATH**

Please help graph rational numbers on the number line: point A -.60, point B- 1/4, point C -.4 point d -7/8
*January 21, 2015 by Iryna*

**math**

(2,-7) is a point on the graph of y=f(x) . Find the corresponding point on the graph of y= 3f(5(x-1)+1 .
*May 30, 2012 by bill*

**Math - point on the graph**

Determine the coordinates of the point on the graph of f(x)=sqrt(2x+1) where the tangent line is perpendicular to the line 3x+y+4=0
*October 21, 2010 by Anonymous*

**cal**

Equations of the tangent lines to hyperbola xy=1 that pass through point (-1,1) I know the graph of y=1/x but not sure about the tangent lines at given point. Are the lines tangent to (1,1) and (-1,-1)? You're correct, the graph is y=1/x, so find y' to get the slope at any ...
*September 26, 2006 by Melba*

**Check Answers (Math)**

Which of the following has a graph that is wider than the graph of y=3x^2+2? A) y=3x^2+3 B) y=0.5x^2+1 C) y=-4x^2-1 D) y=4x^2+1 Would the answer be B?
*March 10, 2015 by Tia*

**math**

Um... i cant find anything about this in the textbook, help??!! 1. m - 7 < 6 (1 point) m < -1 m > 1 m < 13 m < -13 2. x + 4.5 > 5.5 (1 point) - x > 10 - x > 1 - x > 0.1 - x < 1 - 3. p + 12 > 9 (1 point) p > 21 p > 3 p > -21 p > -3 4...
*January 3, 2014 by TTR+S<3 *

**Math 8th Grade**

I would greatly appreciate it if someone would please be kind enough to take the time and show me how to work these problems. Thank you very much Solve by finding y and graph using the slope and y-intercept: 3x-y=1(My answer -y=3x+1)which is wrong could not graph it. x-y=3 (My...
*May 12, 2012 by Please help me*

**Maths**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 19, 2009 by Salman*

**Calculus**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 19, 2009 by Salman*

**Maths**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 20, 2009 by Salman*

**Calculus**

There is a point (P) on the graph of [x^2+y^2- 136 x + 12 y + 4560 = 0] and a point(Q) on the graph of [(y + 6)^2 = x^3 - 116 x^2 - 417 x + 267460] such that the distance between them is as small as possible. To solve this problem, we let ((x,y) be the coordinates of the point...
*November 20, 2009 by Salman*

**Calc**

Write the equation of the line tangent to the graph of the function at the indicated point. As a check, graph both the function and the tangent line you found to see whether it looks correct. (1/x^3 -x)^2 at x= 2
*February 21, 2012 by Mike*

**Algebra II repost- please check**

I posted these a little while ago but this time I have answered them. 1. Does the graph of y = x – 3x2 + 5 have a maximum or minimum? 2. What is the vertex of the graph of y = -2(x - 3)2 + 4? 3. Does the graph of y = -2(x - 3)2+ 4 open up or down? My answers: 1. I cannot ...
*November 27, 2007 by JaneLee*

**VERY URGENT MATH!!!**

1. 3w – 10w (1 point) 13w –7w –7 7w 2. y + 2y +3z (1 point) 2y + 3z 3y + 3z 2y2 + 3z 6yz 3. 6r + r – 5r (1 point) 2r 1r + r 0r 7r – 5r 4. 5x + 2(x + 6) (1 point) 7x + 6 7x2 + 12 7x + 12 7x (x + 6) 5. –3m + 3(m + 6) (1 point) 6 –6m + 6 6m + 18 18 MY ANSWERS: 1)B 2)D 3)D 4)A 5)A...
*December 21, 2012 by Gabby*

**Math**

Write the slope-intercept form of an equation of the line that passes through the given point and is parallel to the graph of each equation. 1. (3,2), y=x + 5 2.(4,-6),y=-3/4x + 1 3.(-8,2),5x-4y=1 Could you guy check if these are the answer? 1.y=x-1 2.y=-3/4x -3 3.y=5/4x + 12 ...
*April 13, 2010 by Shadow*

**Calculus **

find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f through the point (xsub0, ysub0) not on the graph. TO find the point of tangency (x,y) on the graph of f, solve the equation ....
*September 16, 2014 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

Find the point on the graph of f(x)=√x that is closest to the value (4,0). (differentiate the square of the distance from a point (x,√x) on the graph of f to the point (4,0).)
*December 6, 2011 by Roberto DX*

**calc**

the tangent line to the graph of y=sin x at the point (2pi/3, (radical 3)/2) crosses the sine graph at the point where x=?
*May 2, 2010 by Lauren*

**Math**

1. What type of graph does not show the number of times a response was given? (1 point) box-and-whisker plot line plot stem-and-leaf plot bar graph 2. Which of the following types of information is suited for display on a scatter plot? (1 point) relationship between favorite ...
*April 5, 2013 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

6. Determine a, b, c, and d so that the graph of y=ax^3+bx^2+cx+d has a point of inflection at the origin and a relative maximum at the point (2, 4). Sketch the graph.
*January 3, 2012 by Yoona*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?
*March 10, 2012 by L.Bianchessi*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?
*March 10, 2012 by L.Bianchessi*

**precalc!!!!!**

The point (5,-2) lies on the graph of y=f(x), and assume f^-1(x) exists. Find the corresponding point on eAch graph. A). Y=f^-1(x) I get (-5,2) B). Y=-f^-1(-x)+4 I get (5,2) C). Y=f^-1(x+2)+3 I get (-7,5) Did I get these right?
*March 10, 2012 by L.Bianchessi*

**math**

This is a continuous from my last question Let g be a function that is defined for all x, x ≠ 2, such that g(3) = 4 and the derivative of g is g′(x)=(x^2–16)/(x−2) with x ≠ 2. On what intervals is the graph of g concave down? Justify your answer. It ...
*March 18, 2015 by Gary*

**College Math**

2008 (2nd)Course2-4.1 We are to find a function f(x) such that its derivative is x^2+x-1 and the graph of y=f(x) is tangent to the straight line y=x+1. First we find the coordinates of the point at which y=f(x) and y=x+1 are tangent.Since the slope of the tangent line is A,the...
*June 10, 2011 by Bayarbold*

**Math**

I have a graph which I need to find the equation of. It's an absolute value graph, the vertex/middle point is at (-2, 5) and 2 points that lie on the graph are (1,10) and (-5,10). It needs to be in 'y=' form. I'd appreciate it if you explained how to do find the equation, too.
*April 10, 2009 by Jose*

**Math**

An open box is to be made from cutting squares of side s from each corner of a piece of cardboard 25" by 30". a.Write an expression for the volume, V, of the box in terms of s. b. Graph V(s) using your graphing calculator. Identify the domain and range of this graph. I believe...
*August 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**pre calculus**

If f and g are inverse functions and the point (-3, 5) is on the graph of f, then the point ____ is on the graph of g
*October 10, 2011 by vedo*

**infinite discontinuity**

How do check the graph of a function has an infinite discontinuity at a point or not? (without the help of a graphing calculator) example: Check whether y = (x^2-9)/(3x-9) has an infinite discontinuity at x = 3 or not CAn you get rid of the denominator? (x+3)(x-3)/3(x-3) in ...
*December 11, 2006 by Jen*

**MATH**

Give a response of at least 50 words to the following: Describe the graph of the interval [-4, 3). • Explain how this differs from the graph of the interval [-4, 3]. From the question above, does the answer below sound right? The interval notion is a way to express solutions ...
*December 16, 2009 by H*

**Calculus**

Find an equation of the tangent line to the graph of the function f through the point (x0, y0) not on the graph. To find the point of tangency (x, y) on the graph of f, solve the following equation of f '(x). f '(x) = y0 − y/x0 − x f(x) = √x (x0, y0) = (-16, ...
*August 4, 2014 by Karen*

**Math(Please check)**

Find the slope of the graph at y=sqrt 2x^2 +1 at the point (2,3). First I plugged 2 into the equation and got 3. Then the derivative of the equation is 4x and then I multiplied that by 3 and got 12. Is this correct?
*February 5, 2011 by Hannah*

**mathematics**

using a graph plot the following points: point 1 (1,0), point 2 (1,-1), point 3( 1,-2), point 4(2,-2)draw lines to connect from point 1 to point 3 to point 4, the lines you have just drawn most resemble which of the following letters of the alphabet? x, o, n, or l.
*May 17, 2010 by patricia*

**Algebra I**

When given a point on a graph, (3,5) and the slope (-2), how do I find another point on the graph?
*November 14, 2007 by Mary*

**AlgebraB-2**

1. What are the coordinates of the vertex of the graph? Is it a maximum or minimum? 3. How is the graph of y = –2x2 – 4 different from the graph of y = –2x2? (1 point) 4. Graph the function. Identify the vertex and axis of symmetry.
*March 19, 2013 by Jennifer W.*

**math**

If your drawing a sine graph and you have to mark the point sine(65, how do you figure out where the point goes? (The sine graph goes up to 1)
*September 30, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

Graph of a piecewised function is f(x)=1, x>0 and f(x)=-1, x<0 What is the lim f(x)=? x-->-3 I did the following: My f(x)=1, x>0 graph started from the point (0,1) and extended right infinitely. My (x)=-1, x<0 graph extended from the point (0,-1)infinitely ...
*September 9, 2011 by lania*

**Physics**

Is this the proper description of the statement...(it's a d-t graph) The slope of the graph at point A is 30. Ans: The instantaneous velocity of the object at point A is 30. Or is it supposed to be instantaneous acceleration.
*February 6, 2008 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

The function f is defined by f(x) = x^3 - x^2 - 4x + 4 The point (a,b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a,b) passes thru the point (0, -8) which is not on the graph of f. Find the values of a and b. I have no clue how to solve this I know the ...
*September 30, 2007 by nick*

**calc**

The function f is defined by f(x) = x^3 - x^2 - 4x + 4 The point (a,b) is on the graph of f and the line tangent to the graph at (a,b) passes thru the point (0, -8) which is not on the graph of f. Find the values of a and b. I have no clue how to solve this I know the ...
*September 30, 2007 by nick*

**calculus**

find a function f given that (1) the slope of the tangent line to graph of f at any point P(x,y) is given by dy/dx=3xy and (2) the graph of f passes through the point (0,2)
*April 10, 2012 by mabel*

**chemistry**

a graph of melting point against relative atomic mass for the alkali metals on the same graph, a plot of the boiling points with a sentence to describe the information the graph gives
*November 28, 2010 by ad*

**algebra**

The cost of producing a number of items x is given by C = mx + b, in which b is the fixed cost and m is the variable cost (the cost of producing one more item). (a) If the fixed cost is $40 and the variable cost is $10, write the cost equation. (b) Graph the cost equation. (c...
*July 23, 2007 by jen*

**math**

Points A and B lie on the graph of the equation y = -4.3x. What are the y coordinates for each point? Point A: (-3, ) Point B: (5, ) Not multiple choice.. confused on how to find the other points
*October 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math**

Point C and point D are plotted on the graph. Plot points A and B to form rectangle ABDC with an area of 36 square units. Plot point E at (2, 4).
*July 17, 2015 by Jack*

**Algebra**

The question says given the function f(x)find the following: a graph is then shown with a) f(-1) b) f(3) c) find x when f(x) = -2 I have no idea where to start. I can't show you the graph here but there is a line with a starting point and ending point
*September 20, 2014 by Ardine*

**math-Inverse functions**

f(x)=-4x-2 & g(x)=5x-6. Find (f*g) and state domain. f(x)-x^2-1 what is the equation for f^-1(x)? f(x)=3x+2, find f(f^-1(14)). f(x)=4x+7 and g(x)=3x-5 find (f*g)(-4) f(x)=sqrt x+3 what is equation for f^-1(x)? Graph y=sqrt x-2 +5 which point lies on graph? A(7,6) B(0,5) C(-2,5...
*January 31, 2009 by Anonymous*

**calculus **

1. Which of the following expressions is the definition of the derivative of f(x) = cos(x) at the point (2, cos(2))? 2. Find the derivative of f(x) = |x + 2| at the point (1, 3) 3. Find f '(x) for f(x) = -2x3 + 3x2 - x + 15. 4. Find all values of x on the graph of f(x) = -2x3...
*January 15, 2015 by mock*

**math**

With regards to question J: The variables x and y are connected by the equation y = x2 - x - 5. Some corresponding values of x and y are given in the table below. x -4 -3 -2 -1 0 1 2 3 4 5 y 15 7 a -3 -5 b -3 1 7 15 (a) Calculate the values of a and b (b) Use 2 cm to represent...
*January 24, 2011 by jun*

**Math**

find the distance between point A(5,3) and point B (1,0) on a graph using the Pythagorean Theorem.
*December 28, 2014 by Anon*

**Calculus**

Sketch a graph of the parabola y=x^2+3. On the same graph, plot the point (0,−6). Note there are two tangent lines of y=x2+3 that pass through the point (0,−6). The tangent line of the parabola y=x^2+3 at the point (a,a^2+3) passes through the point (0,−6) ...
*June 17, 2013 by Robin*

**Math Help PLease Fast!!!!!!!!!!!!!!**

Graph the system of inequalities. Then use your graph to identify the point that represents a solution to the system. x > ¨C2 y ¡Ü 2x + 7 A. (¨C1, 6) B. (1, 11) C. (¨C1, 4) D. (¨C3, ¨C1)
*December 12, 2012 by Lola*

**math (transformations)**

point (-3, 8) is on the graph y=f(x) find the new point on: y = f(x - 2) -3
*July 4, 2008 by Tom*

**Math**

Point (-6,12) is on the graph of y=f(x). Find a point on the transformed function y=-2f(x-1) a)(-7,-24) b)(-5,-6) c)(-5,-24) d)(-7,-6)
*September 15, 2009 by Anonymous*

**college math**

find the slope of the tangent line to the graph of f at the given point. Graph f and the tangen line. 9. f(x) = 3x +5 at (1.8) 10. f(x)=2x + 1 at (-1,3) Please, help me with this problems. thanks
*October 19, 2011 by Dave*

**math**

Find the point on the graph of the function closest to the given point. Function f(x) = xsquared Point (2, 1/2)
*December 7, 2011 by Son*

**algebra**

write an equation for a graph in slope-intercept form if the slope of the graph is 5/-4 and one of the coordinates of a point on the graph is 1,-1).
*January 3, 2011 by Blue13*

**Calc**

Line L is tangent to the graph of y= x- (x^2/500) at the point Q a) find the x coordinate of point Q B) right an equation for line L C) suppose the graph above were a hill (measured in feet). There is a 50 foot tree growing vertically at the top of the hill. Does a spot light...
*January 25, 2013 by Danny*

**Calc**

Line L is tangent to the graph of y= x- (x^2/500) at the point Q a) find the x coordinate of point Q B) right an equation for line L C) suppose the graph above were a hill (measured in feet). There is a 50 foot tree growing vertically at the top of the hill. Does a spot light...
*January 27, 2013 by Aparna*

**calc**

let f be function given by f(x)= Ln(x)/x for all x> 0. the dervative of f is given by f'(x)= (1 - Ln(x))/x squared. a) write equation for the line tangent to the graph of f at x=e squared b) Find the x-coordinate of the critical point of f. Determine wheter this point is a ...
*May 19, 2008 by sarah*

**calculus**

If a function f is continuous for all x and if f has a relative minimum at (-1,4) and a relative minimum at (-3,2), which of the following statements must be true? (a) The graph of f has a point of inflection somewhere between x = -1 and x=3 (b) f'(-1) = 0 (c) The graph of f ...
*December 27, 2011 by Sam*

**Math Ms. Sue please**

1. What type of graph does not show the number of times a response was given? (1 point) box-and-whisker plot line plot stem-and-leaf plot bar graph 2. Which of the following types of information is suited for display on a scatter plot? (1 point) relationship between favorite ...
*March 20, 2013 by Delilah*

**College Algebra **

If the point P is on the graph of a function f, find the corresponding point on the graph of the given function. P(4,9) y=1/3f(1/2x)-1
*November 10, 2014 by Ashton*

**Chemistry(Please check)**

1) Where in the phase diagram of a compound do all phases exist together? a) at the sublimation point b) at the boiling point c) at the melting point d) at the critical point e) at the triple point I chose answer E, the triple point. Is this correct?
*January 28, 2012 by Hannah*

**Algebra help+check please?**

Graph the function. Compare the graph with the graph of f(x)=x q(x)=x-1 How would I do this? Cause, I do know that f is the same thing as y and so that in the problem it'd be y=x-1 right? Could somebody please explain how to do this STEP by STEP?
*November 14, 2010 by Allyson*

**math (please check answer)**

What type of graph does not show the number of times a response was given? box-and-whisker plot****** line plot stem-and-leaf plot bar graph
*April 19, 2014 by person *

**Alg. 2**

I know how to graph polynomial functions, but i'm having a hard time getting the second point on this one. f(x)=x(x-1)(x+2)(x+2). I graphed my zeros and made the right arrow go up and the left arrow go down. I plotted my first point by pluggin in -1. My first point is (-1,2). ...
*February 13, 2008 by Miley*

**Math help Please**

2. How do the graphs of y = 1/x and y = 3/x – 4 compare? (1 point) Compared to the graph of y = 1/x, the graph of y = 3/x – 4 is a vertical stretch by a factor of 3 and a translation of 4 units left. Compared to the graph of y = 1/x, the graph of y = 3/x – 4 is a vertical ...
*January 9, 2014 by Cassie*

**chemistry**

this is what my lab report looks like (minus the graph of the first part) im stuck on part II I. A. unknown 1 melting point range (uncorr) 50.0-53.0 melting point range (corr) 50.2-53.2 (because of graph from part 1 of experiment) melting point average 51.7 b unknown 2 melting...
*January 18, 2011 by jessica*

**Physics ( Calculus & Mecahnics ) **

A proton with mass m moves in one dimension.The potential-energy function is where and are positive constants. The proton is released from rest a x0 = a/b. (a) Show that can be written as U(x) = a --- [ ( x0/x )^2 - x0/x ] x0^2 Graph U(x). Calculate U(x0) and thereby locate ...
*January 23, 2011 by Clark*

**Math**

Find the point on the graph of the function that is closest to the given point. Function Point f(x) = x^2 (16, 1/2) (x, y) = ( ) ?
*March 4, 2012 by Malika*