Number of results: 73,130

**Pre-Calc**

Can you show me how to find the rectangular equation of r=2costheta + 3 sin theta All I need is an example to work off I was absent today from Pre-Calc and I have homework to do and no explanation with them-Please help with this one Thank you

*October 3, 2011 by Leah*

**Pre-Calc-please check**

Please check this for me expand (3z-2b)^5 using Binomial Theorem (a+b)^n = n on top sigma in middle k=0 to right (n/k)a^(n-k)b^k (3a-2b)^5 = 5 on top sigma in middle k=0 on bottom(5/k)(3a)^5-k(-2b)^k (5/0)(3a)^5(-2b)^0+(5/1)(3a)^4(-2b)^1 +(5/2)(3a)^3(-2b)^2 +(5/3)(3a)^2(-2b)^3...

*January 4, 2012 by Bethany*

**Pre-Calc-Please check my answer**

Please help-I'm stuck really bad Thank you for any help you can provide What are the roots of the equation x^2 -4x + 3 = 0 x^2 - 4x = 3 x^2 +2(-2)x + -2^2 = -3 = -2^2 x^2 + -4x + 4 = 1 (x + -2)^2 = 1 qrt (x+-2)^2 = sqrt 1 x+-2 = plus or minus 1 therefore x=1 x=3 roots are 1 and 3

*September 6, 2011 by Sheila*

**Pre-Calc**

I'm stuck on a pre-calc problem. I need to find y as a function of x, where the constant c is a positive number for In(y-1)+In(y+1)= -x+c express your question as ln[(y-1)(y+1)] = -x+c change that to exponential form e^(-x+c) = (y-1)(y+1) e^(-x+c) = y^2 - 1 y^2 = e^(-x+c) + 1 ...

*May 9, 2007 by Sarah*

**Pre-Calc**

Please check answer and help with one of them: 1. check please car in an accident speed of car is the s, d is length of skid=30 feet f is coefficient=0.5 use formula to find s=sqaure root of 30*f*d My answer is 21.21 because I took square root of 30(0.5)(30) 2. this one is ...

*September 18, 2011 by Ellie*

**Pre-Calc**

Please check answer and help with one of them: 1. check please car in an accident speed of car is the s, d is length of skid=30 feet f is coefficient=0.5 use formula to find s=sqaure root of 30*f*d My answer is 21.21 because I took square root of 30(0.5)(30) 2. this one is ...

*September 18, 2011 by Elllie*

**Pre-Calc-Please check my answer-I think its correc**

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...

*September 7, 2011 by Sheila*

**Pre-calc/Trig...**

which of the following are quadratic functions? check all that apply 1. y=2x^2-3x+7 2. y=3x-4 3. y=(5x-3x^2)/4+1 4. y=x-x^3

*October 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**pre calc**

find the exact solution algebraically and check it by substituting into the orginal equation. 1. 36(1/3)^x/5=4 2. 32(1/4)^x/3=2

*June 12, 2011 by caleb*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Which of the following could be an example of a function with a domain (-oo,oo) and a range (-oo,2)? Check all that apply. A. y= -(3)^x+2 B. y= -(3)^x-2 C. y= -(0.25)^x+2 D/ y= -(0.25)^x-2

*December 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc-Please check**

1.Write 4+6+8+10 in sigma notation: I came up with sigma in the middle 3 on top j=0 on the bottom 2. Find the 10th term of the sequence -1/5,-1/20,-1/80 this was a geometric sequence so I said a(subscript10) = -1/5*1/4^(10-1) =-1/5*(1/4)^9 = -1/5*1/2621444 = -1/1310702

*December 15, 2011 by Sandra*

**Pre-Calc-Please check my answer-I think I have it**

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...

*September 7, 2011 by Sheila*

**Pre-Calc-Please check my answer-I think I have it**

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...

*September 7, 2011 by Sheila*

**pre calc**

find exact solution algebraically and check it by substituting into the original equation. 2(10^-x/3)=20 logtiny4(x-5)=-1

*June 12, 2011 by celeste*

**Pre-Calc-Please check**

Is this correct? Using Rational Roots Theorem, list all possible rational root of f(x) = 2x^3 - 3x^2 + 5x+6 Possible roots are p/a = -+1, -+2, +-3, -+6. -+3/2

*January 10, 2012 by Julia*

**Pre Calc**

please h t t p : / / w w w . j i s k h a . c o m / d i s p l a y . c g i ? i d = 1 2 6 0 2 2 5 7 6 7

*December 7, 2009 by Jo*

**Pre-Calc-Please check answer**

1.Write 4+6+8+10 in sigma notation: I came up with sigma in the middle 3 on top j=0 on the bottom 2n+4 to the right of the signma sign 2. Find the 10th term of the sequence -1/5,-1/20,-1/80 this was a geometric sequence so I said a(subscript10) = -1/5*1/4^(10-1) =-1/5*(1/4)^9...

*December 15, 2011 by Sandra*

**Pre-Calc-Please check answer**

1.Write 4+6+8+10 in sigma notation: I came up with sigma in the middle 3 on top j=0 on the bottom 2n+4 to the right of the signma sign 2. Find the 10th term of the sequence -1/5,-1/20,-1/80 this was a geometric sequence so I said a(subscript10) = -1/5*1/4^(10-1) =-1/5*(1/4)^9...

*December 15, 2011 by Sandra*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Which of the following quadratic functions has a graph that opens downwards? check all that apply A. y=2x^2-9x+3 B. y=x^2+4x+8 C. y=-(5+2x^2) D. y=60x-15x^2

*October 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre Calc**

Simplify (n+1)!/(n-1)! Help please?

*March 15, 2009 by MW*

**Pre calc**

Please finish y+7=6/7x-30/7

*January 25, 2013 by Joe*

**Pre-Calc**

Help please Find f(2) and f(a+h) when f(x)=3x^2+2x+4

*September 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

help please For f(x)=3x+1 and g(x)=x^2-6 find (f-g)(x) A. x^2-3x-7 B. 7+3x-x^2 C. 3x^2-17 D. -x^2+3x-5

*September 29, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus**

Can you show me how to find the rectangular equation: r=2cos(theta) + 3 sin (theta) All I need is an example to work off I was absent today from Pre-Calc and I have homework to do and no explanation with them-Please help with this one Thank you

*October 3, 2011 by Leah*

**Pre-Algebra(please check)**

Please check these simplified expressions(my answer is after the ;) 4(2k-6)-8(3-3k); -16k-(-48) 9+(-2k)+(-4)-6k; -8k+5 -x+4x-(-8x)-9+2x+1; 13x+(-8) 5(-3x+6)+8x; -7x+30 8+6x+4-8x; -2x+12 5(-m-3)+4m-10; -9m+5

*May 18, 2008 by Jillian*

**Help please!! For pre-calc**

Logx16=-2 how do you solve this?

*December 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Calc**

Which set of parametric equations corresponds to this rectangular equation? y=2x-(x^2 / 10) A. x=4t, y=4t-(t^2 /10) B. x=2t, y=8t-(4t^2/10) C. x=2t, y=4t-(4t^2/10) D. x=.5t, y=2t-(t^2/10) E. x=t, y=t-(t^2/10)

*April 17, 2013 by Chris Math Hw Help*

**Math**

Please someone help with my pre calc question!

*February 11, 2013 by Anthony*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Help Please Find (fog)(2) and (f+g)(2) when f(x)= 1/x and g(x)=4x+9

*September 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calc**

Please solve: 5sin2x + 3sinx - 1 = 0

*January 10, 2016 by Jim*

**Pre-Calc**

Can someone check this? Thanks! :) Which pair(s) of functions are inverses? There may be more than one correct answer. a.) f(x) = x - 12, g(x) = x + 12 b.) f(x) = 3x, g(x) = 1/3x c.) f(x) = 4x, g(x) = -4x d.) f(x) = 2x + 1, g(x) = 2x - 1 My answer: A & C

*September 30, 2014 by Sofia*

**Pre-Calc**

Can you someone please help me with this question??? Simplify cot(x + pi)

*May 22, 2011 by Emily*

**Pre-Calc**

cosx/(1+secx) Please help me simplify this expression.

*November 1, 2012 by Gaby*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Help please State the x and y-intercepts for each function. f(x)= -x^3+4x

*November 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc-Please check**

I have three questions: 1. What is the remainder of (x^3 + 2x^2 - 5x+4) /(x-3) I think the answer is 34?? 2. Evaluate (4+5i)(2+2i) =4(2) +4(2i) + 5i(2) + 5i(2i) = 8 + 8i + 10i+10i^2(-1) =-2 + 18i 3. Using Rational Roots Theorem, list all possible rational root of f(x) = 2x^3...

*January 9, 2012 by Julia*

**Pre Calc**

Does this: sqrt 3x-4=(x-4)^2-3 Multiply out to: x^4-16x^3+90^2-211x+173 I then need to put it in the graphing calc and see what the roots are.

*September 10, 2009 by muffy*

**pre calc**

Can someone please help me f(x)=1/3 square root 1-2x and g(x)= (x-2)/x. Find and simplify (g of g)(3)/(g of f)(-24). The answer I got it -24/7 and i Am unsure If it is correct. Please show all work Thank you

*February 5, 2017 by Marie*

**pre calc**

Simplify- (x^2+2x)/(x^2-x) *I got x(x+2) for the numerator and I couldn't get the denominator, but it was wrong help please

*February 23, 2010 by Karissa*

**PRE CALC**

please help me solve this partial-fraction decomposition! 12x-57/(x-3)(x-10)

*May 15, 2011 by esora*

**pre-calc**

cos x+sec x=2 if you could please show all work

*November 20, 2012 by Haley*

**Pre-Calc**

Please help stuck on this one question Find (fog)(2) and (f+g)(2) when f(x)= 1/x and g(x)=4x+9

*September 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

Solve the quadratic equation by factoring. Check your solutions in the original equation. (Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) x^2 + 2ax + a^2 = 0

*February 11, 2016 by Katie*

**Pre-Calc-Please check I'm desperate**

Please check my answers I really need to do my homeowrk!;This are polar coordinates we're studying-I'm almost positive the first two are correct. 1.Which of the folowing is another representation of (-3,pi)? (3,120degree) (3,0 degree)I think it is this one?? ((-3,0 degree) 2....

*September 27, 2011 by Jonathan*

**Pre Calc**

In triangle ABC, b=14, c=15, and cos a= 3/5. Find a)side a b) Sin B Help please?

*April 13, 2009 by MW*

**Pre-Calc**

Determine the solution. x^2=|x|algebraically I have no idea how to proceed with this. Can you please help?

*September 26, 2009 by MUFFY*

**Pre-Calc**

Please help me with this problem-I'm stuck (x-2)/(x+2) = (x+10)/x I'm not even sure where to start-Thanks for any help you can provide

*September 18, 2011 by Josh*

**Pre-Calc**

Could somebody please check this for me? Dtermine whether the graph of each equation is symmetric with respect to the origin, the x-axis, the y-axis, and the line y=x or the line y=-x. I came up with the line being symmetric to the x-axis, the y-axis, and the line y=x. I'm not...

*October 8, 2007 by Natalie*

**calc check please?**

Given the differential equation: dy/dx = y(1+x), y(0)=1, Use Euler's method with step size .1 to approximate y(.3). ... please check this for me! no one has responded to this question yet.. thanks. y' = y(1+x), y'(0) = 1(1+0)=1 ->the solution has slope 1 at the point (0,1...

*July 2, 2007 by COFFEE*

**PRE CALC PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!**

find the solutions of the equation that are in the interval [0,2pi) 2-cos^2x=4sin^2(1/2x)

*November 4, 2010 by Hayli*

**Pre-Calc**

Can someone show me how to do this please. I am stuck. find a number x such that e^2x – 12e^x =13

*December 9, 2010 by Roy*

**Pre-Calc**

I have to solve these using matrices by hand. Can someone please help me? 2x-3y-2z=4 (1/4)x-(2/5)y+(3/4)z=(-1/3) -2x+1.3y-3z=5 Thank you so much! :)

*December 3, 2012 by Tori*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Help me please. Solve the equation: (x-3)(x+2)=0 Enter the solution with the lowest value.

*October 16, 2014 by Anonymous*

**pre-calc HELP PLEASE**

solve using identities for all angles (dont use multiple angle method)show work please cuz i am so confused. 2sin2x-3sinx=0

*April 24, 2012 by Kimberly*

**Math, Pre Calc**

Given that (+-2) and i are the roots of a 4th degree polynomical, find the equation. Please help! Thank you:)

*September 5, 2012 by Nikki*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Helpp please State the domain and range of each of the following functions: 1. f(x)=1/(x+3) 2. g(x)=√x+6 3. h(x)=x^3+2x+5

*September 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Help me please Is the given linear expression a factor of the polynomial? Show work. f(x)=2x^3+x^2-5x+2; x+2

*October 31, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Help me please. List all possible rational zeros for the polynomial function. p(x)=3x^3-2x^2-5x-2

*November 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

What are the asymptotes of the hyperbola (x+1)^2/4 - (y-2)^2/1 =1 I'm homeschooled, so the concept is hard to grasp. Show steps please.

*March 6, 2015 by Julissa*

**Pre-Calc.**

What are the vertices of the hyperbola x^2/9 - y^2/4=1 I'm not sure of how to start or what equation to use. Show steps please.

*March 6, 2015 by Julissa*

**pre-calc**

Solve for t if 0<t<2pi Note: both are less than or equal to . Please help!! I am not sure what I should do.

*October 20, 2016 by Mary*

**Pre-calc**

Calculate the period of sin(x), tan(x), sin2(x) and tan2(x). Please explain throughly.

*November 29, 2016 by Anonymous11*

**pre calc trig check my work please**

sin x + cos x -------------- = ? sin x sin x cos x ----- + ----- = sin x sin x cos x/sin x = cot x this is what i got, the problem is we have a match the expression to the equation work sheet and this is not one of the answers. need to figure out what im doing wrong so i can ...

*October 20, 2010 by Anna*

**Pre-Calc**

This is the last question on my pre-calc homework, I looked through the textbook and have no idea how to do this. Use the Law of Sines to solve for all possible triangles that satisfy the given conditions. (If an answer does not exist, enter DNE. Round your answers to one ...

*March 5, 2015 by Cat Jones*

**Calc or Pre calc**

I am having trouble doing this problem. I know how to do indefinate integrals, but I don't know how to do definate integrals. Can you show me how to do this. Evaluate 5 (x^3-2x)dx 2

*May 14, 2008 by jennifer*

**Pre-Calc**

I am stuck solving this problem, any help please..Many thanks find all numbers x that satisfy the given equation ln(2x) ------- =2 ln(3x)

*December 9, 2010 by Roy*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Go over this with me please, I forgot how to do it. Solve the polynomial equation. 15x^3-119x^2-10x+16=0

*November 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math - Studying for Pre Calc exam!**

Approximate the solutions (to three decimal places) of the given equation in the interval (- pi/2, pi/2) 6 sin 2x − 8 cos x + 9 sin x = 6 Can you help with this please? I am studying for my Pre Calculus 1 exam and am stuck on this question...! The answer options are a. x...

*July 12, 2016 by Lottie*

**Pre Calc**

lim x approaches 0 [1/x *((1/(sqrt(1+x))-1)] It will be easier to understand if you write it out.. How would I algebraically do this? (The answer is -1/2) Help please?

*March 18, 2009 by MW*

**Pre-trig/Calc**

Please help me. Use Descartes' rule of signs to describe the roots for each polynomial function. 3. m(x)=x^3+3x^2-18x-40

*November 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**pre calc**

write the form of the partial decomposition for the given rational expression. Don't solve for constants: 8x+10/x^2+7x-18 please show work!

*May 12, 2011 by esora*

**Pre-Calc**

Please help me solve these two equations!! Divide and express as a polynomial: 12a^8b^5 - 9a^14b^15 + 6a^6b^10 _____________________________________ 3a^2b^5 Simplify: a/b - b/a __________ a-b/b

*November 27, 2013 by Maggie*

**Pre-Calc P lease check**

Please check my answers; 1.Which of the folowing is another representation of (-3,pi)? (3,120degree) (3,0 degree)I think it is this one?? ((-3,0 degree) 2.Which is not a representation of (5,150 degree) (-5,-30 degree)I think it is this one? (-5,330 degree) (5,510 degree) 3....

*September 27, 2011 by Jonathan*

**Pre-Calc**

For the triangle shown, find the length AD. (Assume u = 18, v = 18, x = 10°, and y = 10°. Round your answer to two decimal places.) Show work please!!!

*April 2, 2012 by Mike*

**pre-calc helpppp**

Evaluate the expression under the given conditions (show steps please) sin(è/2); tan è = − 5 / 12 , è in Quadrant IV

*April 21, 2012 by John*

**Pre-Calc**

Help solving this please. I am unsure how to do it? Determine the domain of the following functions, write answer using interval notation. P( x )=log2(3x-8)

*April 23, 2016 by Juniper*

**pre-calc**

(1+tan x)^2= 2 tan x+2 please show all work

*November 20, 2012 by Haley*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Help me please. Simplify 1. √-36 2. -√-625

*October 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

I am seeking help with this problem Please...Thank you! Find the point on the line y=x+3 in the xy-plane that is closest to the point (3, 2)

*December 7, 2010 by Roy*

**Pre-Calc/Trig...**

Help me do this please. Simplify the expressions using imaginary numbers. 1. √-16 2. √-49

*October 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

I know about Descartes Rule but I don't really get how to figure this out-Please check my answers- I don't get this one find number of possible positive and negative real roots of f(x) = x^4-x^3+2x^2 + x-5 I think there are 3 sign changes so there are 3 positive but I get ...

*September 12, 2011 by Jaclyn*

**calc: avg value**

Find the average value of the function "f(x) = x^2 sqrt(1+x^3)" on the interval [0,2]. and this is what i did.. please check for mistakes. thanks :D f(x) = x^2 sqrt(1+x^3), [0,2] f ave = (1/(b-a))*inegral of a to b for: f(x) dx f ave = (1/(2-0))*integral of 0 to 2 for: x^2 ...

*July 2, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Pre-Calc**

I'm so stuck-this stuff is so far above me right now-Please help (3x^3-5^2+6x-9)/(x+5) or can someone direct me to a site that can solve this and show the steps-I don't even know where to start Thank you

*September 9, 2011 by Jonah*

**Pre-Calculus-Please check**

Please check: 1.Find polar equation of x^2 + y^2 = 10y subbed r^2 for x^2 + y^2 and sin(theta sin for y =r^2=10sin(theta) 2. y=5 r=5/sin 3. x^2+y^2 =x^2 + y^2 =2x+3y

*October 5, 2011 by Tonya*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Help me please, I don't understand this write using exponential notation √ 36* 3√ 64 oh and 3 is an exponent

*November 24, 2014 by Anonymous*

**pre calc**

Find all solutions to the equation 2 sin^2(θ) − sin(θ) − 1 = 0. Please explain throughly. Thank you so much :)

*November 29, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc**

Could someone please check these-I had tried one last night but it was really wrong so I'm been working-hopefully these are correct. What are the roots of the equation and answers have to be simplified 2x^2 + 5x-10 =0 2x^2 + 5x-10+10=0+10 2x^2 + 5x = 10 2x^2 + 5x/2 = 10/2 2x^2...

*September 7, 2011 by Sheila*

**Pre Calc**

find the magnitude and direction angle of the vector v, v=-2i+5j please help i have no idea how to do this. could you show me step by step?

*June 2, 2010 by Nate*

**pre-algebra**

3x + 4=19 x=5 -32=24-2f f=16 Please check.Thank you.

*January 28, 2015 by marybeth*

**pre-algebra**

3m-4=14 m=6 11=2y-15 y=13 Please check Thank you.

*January 28, 2015 by marybeth*

**math**

Hi, How do I improve my math skills? I can't calculate in my head (I.e 2x43), I would actually have to write it down to solve it. I took pre-calc, calc and didn't have problem understanding. I don't know what is wrong. what should I do?

*February 27, 2015 by john*

**Pre-Calc help NOW PLEASE!!!**

Evaluate the expression under the given conditions. tan(A+B); cosA=-1/7, A in quadrant 3, sinB=1/2, B in quadrant 2.

*April 18, 2012 by Josh*

**PRE-CALC**

Determine the domain of the following function: f(x)=sqrt x-7/x^2-5x-6 I think the domain is [7,all real numbers) Can you please tell me if this is correct?

*September 21, 2009 by MUFFY*

**Pre-CALC**

Can anyone help me with this problem step by step please... Find the area inside the ellipse in the xy-plane determined by the given equation x^2 y^2 ____ + ___ =1 10 25

*December 7, 2010 by Amy*

**Pre-Calc Help**

Evaluate the expression under the given conditions. (show work please) sin(A-B); tan A=12/5, A in quadrant 3, sinB=-3sqrt(10)/10, B in quadrant 4.

*April 19, 2012 by Daniel*

**pre-calc helpppp**

Find sin x/2, cos x/2, and tan x/2 from the given information. (show work please) thank you!!! cos x = − 4/5, 180° < x < 270°

*April 21, 2012 by John*

**Pre-Calc**

Simplify the difference quotient [f(2 + h) − f(2)]/h ; if h ≠ 0. f(x) = x2 − 3x I keep getting the answer wrong. I must be messing up my steps...Please Help

*January 20, 2014 by Kerri*

**calc check**

<<y=(1/A)*integral from a to b of: (1/2)[f(x)]^2 dx >> If that is the y value of the center of mass, I don't know why the factor (1/2) is there I also don't agree with your calculation of the x value, which should be 1/(ln 2). I agree with you that the area is ln 2...

*June 29, 2007 by drwls*

**pre-algebra**

Please check -42=4n+17n N=3.09 13+10c-4=-29 C=-3.8

*February 5, 2015 by marybeth*

**pre calc**

area of triangle XYZ given:side z=11 side x=7 and side y=13 what are the angles and area please? please explain

*December 8, 2011 by jim*

**pre calc help please!!!!**

given that lim f(x) = 5 x->x and lim g(x) = -7 x -> c find lim [f(x)+g(x)]^2 x-> c a. limit does not exist b. -175 c. 4 d. 245 e. -70

*September 2, 2016 by lottie*