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January 21, 2017
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**Pre- Calculus**

Evaluate the trig function tan33degress

*February 23, 2012 by Steve*

**Pre-calculus/ trig**

Given the vectors a= (-1,9) and b= (4,2) explain the difference between a-b and b-a. Thank you for your help! :)

*December 17, 2015 by Rachel*

**pre calculus 2**

use the fundamental trig. Identities to simplify tan^4x+2tan^2x+1

*July 24, 2011 by denise*

**Pre-calculus**

find the trig functions of angle x if the terminal side of x passes through the point (-12, 5).

*August 7, 2011 by Lala Kennedy*

**Pre-Calculus/Trig...**

Help Please For the function defined by: f(x)= (x^2,x≤1) (2x+1,x>1) Define f(0). and also how would i graph f(x)?

*October 1, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus/Calculus**

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

*July 1, 2008 by Molly*

**Pre Calculus/Trig**

find the area of a circle inscribed in triangle ABC where a=9, b=13, and the measure of angle C=38 degrees

*October 11, 2007 by Nick*

**Pre Calculus**

Pre Calculus why is sin(-20)/cos 380 equal to tan (-200)

*November 15, 2009 by Pre Calculus*

**Calculus/pre-trig**

Write the formula for the discriminant. State the types of roots for a quadratic equation, explaining how the discriminant helps you determine the type.

*October 25, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Finite Math**

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

*June 10, 2015 by Nikole*

**Pre-Calculus**

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

*October 7, 2008 by Jill*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A road rises 140 feet per horizontal mile. What angle does the road make with the horizontal?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A 40 foot high flagpole sits on the side of a hill. The hillside makes a 17 degree angle with horizontal. How long is a wire that runs from the top of the pole to a point 72 feet downhill from the base of the pole?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A pilot in a plane at an altitude of 22,000 feet observes that the angle of depression to a nearby airport is 26 degrees. How many miles is the airport from a point on the ground directly below the plane?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A surveyor stakes out points A and B on sides of a building. Point C on the side of the building is 300 feet from A and 440 feet from B. Angle ACB measures 38 degrees. What is the distance from A to B?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A lighthouse keeper 100 feet above the water sees a boat sailing in a straight line directly toward her. As watches, the angle of depression to the boat changes from 25 degrees to 40. How far has the boat traveled during this time?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Cal**

[Note: I'm still having issues with identities with regard to trig] Verify the Trig. identities: (a). cot(x+y)=(cotxcoty-1)/(cotx+coty) (b). sin0(cot0+tan0)=sec0 [Note: 0=theta symbol]

*July 11, 2016 by Amber*

**calculus**

1. what trig function has an amplitue of 1 and negative values for angles between π/2 and π? 2. what trig function never crosses the x-axis and has a value of 2 at π/6? are these correct? 3. what trig function has a period of π and is undefined for -π/...

*September 28, 2015 by anon*

**Trig/Pre-Calc**

Need help with current Trig problem for tomorrow: Solve the logarithmic equation algebraically. Approximate the result to three decimal places. 6log3(0.5x)=11 I know to start off the equation you divide by 6. I know the answer is 14.988. I just am puzzled on how to receive the...

*May 16, 2011 by Eric*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

Two trains depart simultaneously from the same station. The angle between the two tracks on which they leave is 120 degrees. One train travels at an average speed of 45 mph and the other at 70 mph. How far apart are the trains after three hours?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

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

If f(x)=1/(x+2), what is f(3+h)? A. 1/(3+h) B. 1/(h+5) C. 1/(x+2)(3+h) D. (3+h)(x+2)

*October 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A pole tilts 12 degrees from the vertical, away from the sun, casts a 34 foot long shadow on level ground. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of the pole is 64 degrees. How long is the pole?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**pre-calc/ trig**

Sinx=0

*October 15, 2013 by Amy*

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

what is In e^4.3 equivalent to? How?

*December 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calc/trig**

5=log3(x^2+18)

*January 4, 2015 by Anonymous*

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

Assume f(x) = -2x + 8 and g(x) = 3x. What is the value of (f + g)(-1)?

*October 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

vertex form:y-4=-(x-4)^2

*October 6, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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/Trig...**

Solve using any method. 1. 2x^2+5x-3=0 2. -x^2+x+1=0

*October 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

How would I solve this? x^2+10x+24=0

*October 25, 2014 by BelovedAngel*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Have i solved this correctly? x^2+3x-28=0 (x+7)(x-4)=0 x=-7 or 4

*October 25, 2014 by BelovedAngel*

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

Find S5 for a geometric series for which a1 = 81 and r = 1/9.

*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus**

I'm trying to finish up my pre-cal homework and I am stuck on 2 problems... ***determine the intervals over which the function is increasing, decreasing, or constant*** 32. f(x)=x^2-4x 33. f(x)=√x^2-1 (that's square root of x^2-1) thank you so much for the help =)

*September 17, 2011 by Cristina*

**Pre-Calculus**

I'm trying to finish up my pre-cal homework and I am stuck on 2 problems... ***determine the intervals over which the function is increasing, decreasing, or constant*** 32. f(x)=x^2-4x 33. f(x)=√x^2-1 (that's square root of x^2-1) thank you so much for the help =)

*September 17, 2011 by Cristina*

**Pre Calc , Math**

Find the 6 Trig ratios of -7Pie/3

*January 2, 2011 by Joe Daddy*

**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/Trig**

What are the polynomial names for these functions. 1.) m(x)=x+x^2-1 2.) d(x)=x+ 3.14 3.) 2-6x^2+11x^3

*November 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

is the integer n odd or even, explain

*November 24, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Write the equation y = bx in logarithmic form.

*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Use the rules of logarithms to expand [(x+3)^4(x-5)^7]

*December 5, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A boat travels for 8 kilometers in a straight line from the dock. It is then sighted from a lighthouse which is 6.5 kilometers from the dock. The angle determined by the dock, the lighthouse(vertex), and the boat is 25 degrees. How far is the boat from the lighthouse?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**pre-ap pre calculus**

To solve an equation by finding x-intercepts, Cynthia graphed the function y=x^3-5x+|2x-3| Give several possibilities for the original equation. How do I do it and what's the answer? Thanks

*September 8, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calc, Algebra, Trig**

(2x squared-3x +1)(4)(3x+2)cubed (3)+(3x +2)raised to the 4 (4x-3) Simplify

*January 20, 2009 by Josiah*

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

Use the discriminant to determine the nature of the roots. 1. 2x^2+5x-3=0 2. -x^2+x+1=0

*October 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Write the equation y = log x in exponential form.

*December 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calc/Trig**

For each parabola, find the vertex and focus. x= (1/400)y^2 y= 1/8(x-3)^2-1

*January 4, 2015 by Anonymous*

**pre cal\trig**

Find the following cot(Arccsc 25/24) show your work

*May 26, 2011 by Cheryl*

**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/Trig**

y=-x^2+5x+36 converting into intercept form is this the correct answer? y=(x+9)(x-4)

*October 27, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Trig/Pre-Calc**

Solve the polynomial equation. 15x^3-119x^2-10x+16=0

*November 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-calc/Trig**

For each parabola, tell in which direction the graph opens. x= 1/2y^2 y= -1/24x^2

*January 4, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

A straight road slopes at an angle of 10 degrees with the horizontal. When the angle of elevation of the sun (from horizontal) is 62.5 degrees, a telephone pole at the side of the road casts a 15 foot shadow downhill, parallel to the road. How high is the telephone pole?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre Calculus 12**

Im going over my pre calculus 12 exam, and I need help with one question from the chapter Transformations of graphs and stuff. Combining Transformations 2y = f(5x-10)+8 The original points are (4,6) and the new points I got by translating it and stuff are : (14/5,20) But in ...

*January 22, 2013 by Shreya*

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

am i correct? What is the axis of symmetry for the graph of y=2x^2-4x+2? x=? the line goes through 1? x=1

*October 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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/Trig**

Describe the end behavior for function by writing a limit expression. f(x)=2x^5-x+7

*November 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

write an equation of the conic section: a hyperbola with vertices (0,-6) and (0,6) and asymptotes y=(3/4)x and y=(-3/4)x

*January 13, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Cal: Trig**

The point (7,2) determines a poistion angle "t". Find the exact value of sin(t).

*January 23, 2011 by Alex*

**Pre-Cal: Trig**

The point (7,2) determines a position angle "t". Find the exact value of sin(t).

*January 23, 2011 by Alex*

**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...**

Am i correct? A vertical shift is an example of a non-rigid transformation. True

*October 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

I have looked this up, but still cant figure out what it is.. What is the projectile motion function?

*October 27, 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/Trig**

Identify the asymptotes, removable discontinuities, and intercepts for the graph of the function. d(x)=(x^2-12x+20)/3x

*November 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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-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-Calculus/Trig Check please and help**

Could someone please check the first one and help me with the second one. I'm stuck-Thank you 1.What are theroots of the following polynomial equation? (x+2i)(x-5)(x-2i)(x+8) = 0 I think the roots are -2i,5,2i,-8-you take out the roots as opposites of what are in the equaion ...

*September 5, 2011 by Tabitha*

**Pre Calc Trig**

Verify the following: tan( a + p/2) = -cot a a= alpha and p= pie since I do not have that button.

*March 29, 2011 by Brittany*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

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

*November 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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*

**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/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/Trig...**

I have one way, but cant think of another? Show two ways of finding y if y = log4 64. Explain your thinking. 4^x=64 x=3

*December 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus-Trig**

Two surveyors, Joe and Alice, are 240 meters apart on a riverbank. Each sights a flagpole on the opposite bank. The angle from the pole to Joe (vertex) to Alice is 63 degrees. The angle from the pole to Alice(vertex)to Joe is 54 degrees. How far are Joe and Alice from the pole?

*January 30, 2011 by Chloe Mack*

**Pre-Calc/Trig..**

Write a function for the graph described as a transformation of y=x^2 y=x^2 experiences a vertical stretch of factor 2 and then a shift right of 3 units.

*October 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

Identify the extrema for the function. Classify it as a relative (local) or absolute (global) maximum or minimum value. f(x)=4x^3-12x^2+15

*November 11, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Explain how the graph of the given function is a transformation of the graph of y=x^2 *y=x^2+7

*October 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Explain how the graph of the given function is a transformation of the graph of y=x^2 *y=(x+5)^2

*October 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calc/Trig**

How would I solve this one? I just can't get this one. 6x^2+11x-35=0

*October 25, 2014 by BelovedAngel*

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

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

*October 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre- cal Trig**

2cos^2x=cosx. Can you subtract the cos from cos^2? Or what would i have to do?

*December 2, 2010 by Jessica*

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

Which of the following is the equation of a line parallel to the line y = 3x + 2, passing through the point (10,1)? 3x + y = 29 3x - y = 29 -3x - y = 29 3x + y = 29

*October 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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/Trig...**

if h(x)=(fog)(x) and h(x)=3√x+3 find g(x) if f(x)= 3√x+2

*October 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

Write a function with the following characteristics: A vertical asymptote at x=3 A horizontal asymptote at y=2 An x-intercept at x=-5

*November 12, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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/Trig...**

Given a geometric sequence with a1 = 6 and r = 2/3, write an explicit formula for An, the nth term of the sequence.

*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

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

The nth term of a geometric sequence is given by an = 1/4(4)^n-1. Write the first five terms of this sequence.

*December 3, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Pre-Calculus - Reiny**

Reiny you helped me with this logarithm yesterday: How did you write it out as log2 ( √A / B^3 ) Laws of logarithms combine, write as a single logarithm Need help on this question please, Im stuck, don't know where to go abouts from here: I did it on paint and uploaded ...

*October 17, 2012 by Shreya*

**pre calc**

A math teacher uses four algebra books, two geometry books, and three pre-calculus books for reference. In how many ways can the teacher arrange the books on the shelf if books coiver the same subject matter are kept together?

*September 25, 2011 by Katie*

**Pre-Cal (verifying trig identities)**

How would you verify the identity? sin^1/2x-cosx-sin^5/2xcosx=cos^3xradsinx

*February 12, 2009 by Crystal*

**math- pre calc/trig**

Find the length of each side of a square if the diagonal is 7(square root 2)? How do I solve or set up this problem?

*September 30, 2014 by jen*

**pre-calculus**

3(4^x)-2^(x+2) = -1

*May 14, 2008 by Mike*

**pre calculus**

27^8x-3=(1/81)^8x-4 x=?

*December 5, 2008 by Anonymous*

**pre calculus**

2n^1/3(n^2/3+n^-1/3)

*November 23, 2010 by sam*

**pre-calculus**

what is the F-^1 of 6/x+4

*May 22, 2011 by kelly*

**pre calculus**

(m+3)+5

*July 9, 2011 by Anonymous*

**pre calculus**

-2< x < 5 - -

*August 8, 2011 by Carus II*

**Pre-calculus**

2^(x)/(1-2^(x))=3

*December 12, 2011 by Ivan*