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March 2, 2015

March 2, 2015

Number of results: 130,185

**math**

hey everyone, i have a question, by looking at a particular graph, how will you estimate the amount that is asked in a problem? (e.i. revenue, profit, stocks, etc) Do you just guess or something? thank you!
*February 10, 2011 by anonymous*

**physics**

You jump from the end of a diving board that is 3 meters above the water. You spring upward from the end of the board with an initial velocity of 5 m/s. How long are you in the air? What is the speed as you hit the water? I need to know the steps in solving the problem. Thanks!
*September 7, 2007 by Jaclyn*

**ALGEBRA again still need help !**

need help solving this word problem, converting from words to an equation 48 equals a number increased by 6, and the sum, all multiplied by 5. I have the answer, but I am unable to set up an equation. answer - x=3 3/5
*October 9, 2008 by Rose*

**6TH GRADE MATH **

A sea cow can stay under water y minutes. This is 11 minutes longer than one - third the time of a hippopotamus can. Write an equation that states the relationship of the minutes these two mammals can stay under water. Complete the table with 16 or 56. Sea cow - 0 Hippopotamus...
*January 8, 2015 by jamar*

**Psychology**

1) The type of learning that involves reasoning, problem solving, language, memory, association of ideas, and other mental processes is Cognitive learning. Is this correct? 2) When you are figuring out how to memorize information for your college tests, you are engaging in ...
*November 11, 2009 by Jack*

**algbera**

In solving the equation (x + 3)(x + 1) = 48, Eric stated that the solution would be x + 3 = 48 => x = 45 or (x + 1) = 48 => x = 47 However, at least one of these solutions fails to work when substituted back into the original equation. Why is that? Please help Eric to ...
*May 1, 2011 by kozy*

**algebra**

1. In solving the equation (x + 3)(x + 1) = 48, Eric stated that the solution would be x + 3 = 48 => x = 45 or (x + 1) = 48 => x = 47 However, at least one of these solutions fails to work when substituted back into the original equation. Why is that? Please help Eric to...
*June 20, 2011 by Taina*

**Algebra**

In solving the equation (x + 3)(x + 1) = 48, Eric stated that the solution would be x + 3 = 48 => x = 45 or (x + 1) = 48 => x = 47 However, at least one of these solutions fails to work when substituted back into the original equation. Why is that? Please help Eric to ...
*October 13, 2011 by Sierra*

**math**

Original Question is: how many 1/2 miles are in 12 miles? write the division question 12 divided by 1/2= 24 what multiplication question could the model also answer? 12 x 2 =24 This is the one I didn't understand Write the question given as a multiplication question?
*December 10, 2013 by Libby*

**math question**

Problem Find an approximate value for the rate at which the moon orbits the earth. Assume that the moons orbit is circular.
*October 6, 2008 by sherri*

**math**

hi i startted the problem below by writing a sigma notation of sigma[(2^(n+1))/((n+1)!)] QUESTION: how do i find the sum of 2+(4/2!)+(8/3!)+(16/4!)+... was my attempt wrong, or how do i go from here? thank you!
*March 17, 2011 by kiksy*

**math**

hi i startted the problem below by writing a sigma notation of sigma[(2^(n+1))/((n+1)!)] QUESTION: how do i find the sum of 2+(4/2!)+(8/3!)+(16/4!)+... was my attempt wrong, or how do i go from here? thank you!
*March 17, 2011 by kiksy*

**science and medicine**

I don't have any idea how to solve this. Could someone show me the steps in solving this word problem? I am at a loss! Abus leaves a station at 1 pm., traveling west at a rate of 44 mi/h. One hour later a second bus leaves the same station, traveling east at a rate of 48 mi/h....
*March 21, 2007 by andy*

**Grade 11th Maths**

(Second time posting this problem)This problem is related to Chapter-Sets. Please solve the question using x method. x method means x ∈ A ∩ B Q. If A⊂B, then prove that B'⊂A'
*July 4, 2010 by Akashdeep Singh*

**College Algebra**

Hello - I am stuck on this problem and I'm in serious need of some help. I don't understand this question at all. The problem is: Find the equilibrium quantity and equilibrium demand function for the given: Supply: P=45q Demand: P=q^2+10,000
*February 9, 2013 by Jessica*

**math**

I just started the 5th grade and I don't understand one of my math problems. The problem is Mr. Smith bought 2 similar T-shirts and a belt. He paid $100 to the cashier and received $13 in change. Find the cost of each T-shirt. (shouldn't the price of the belt be in the question?)
*August 10, 2011 by Ty*

**math**

I'm working on some review problems in Math and having trouble on the critical thinking one. The question says is it possible for 2 numbers to have the same LCM and GCF? Explain. I'm not sure where to begin on this. I know how to do both types of problems but don't know how to...
*August 10, 2012 by Brandi*

**Math**

Can someone please explain to me exactly what type of math this is (e.g. radicals, linear equations) and how I would go about solving this?
*February 23, 2014 by Anonymous*

**basic math**

I am not sure the solvent in this problem, as far as what you do when lining this problem up. The math problem..... Add 150 and 93.17. I don't know if I should be placing 150 at the first decimal or the second. I know I would usually do 150.00 93.17 but the 2nd decimal is ...
*November 3, 2011 by kristen*

**Math**

Gasoline accounts for 85% of the motor fuel consumed in the United States every day. If 8,882 thousand barrels (bbl) of motor fuel is consumed each day, how much gasoline is consumed each day in the United States? Round to the nearest barrel. I need help setting up and solving...
*August 12, 2009 by Haley*

**math.algebra**

I need help solving: 5x+5-=0 Thanks for the help!!1
*November 4, 2007 by kim*

**math**

how do i go about solving this equation 3x=27-15x
*December 17, 2008 by victoria*

**10th grade math**

3a-a-4=0 solving for the roots,
*February 21, 2009 by michelle*

**math**

solving quadratic equations 8s^3=72s
*May 3, 2009 by Bryan*

**math**

Can you help me solve this solving quadratic equation.x^2-x-1=0
*April 15, 2010 by lauren*

**math**

Stuck on solving this inequality, help please. 3X le 15 and 2x gt -6
*February 10, 2011 by marco*

**math **

how do you go about solving liner equiaions?
*February 14, 2011 by dawn*

**Math**

I need help solving this using U- Substitution (x^2-4)^2 + (x^2-4) -6=0
*April 27, 2011 by joe*

**math**

7 + x < 20 15x > 50 7 + 14x > 35 need help in solving
*May 17, 2011 by not too bright*

**math**

solving equation 20x-7=2+17x
*September 29, 2011 by kathie*

**math**

what is the first step in solving the equation 2x-5=21?
*May 9, 2012 by carlos*

**math**

a-2/6 -5 = a+3/3 SOLVE FOR A solving equations with fractions
*July 12, 2012 by jack*

**Math**

please explain the method of solving: 37 - p = 28 + 4p
*August 5, 2012 by MarySue*

**Math**

I need some help solving this equation. 8x+4-4x=x-14
*September 24, 2012 by Aaron*

**math**

any helpful hints for solving equations?
*May 18, 2013 by stacy*

**math**

What is the hardest part of solving equations?
*May 18, 2013 by stacy*

**math **

(14 hr 3 min) divided by 3. how do i go about solving this
*May 17, 2014 by Emily *

**Math **

solving using the elimination method 0.3x-0.2y=4 0.2x+0.3y=5/23
*August 10, 2014 by Janelle *

**Chemistry**

Question 2: Use your balanced equation to calculate the volume of 0.12 M Na3PO4 to stoichiometrically react with the 3.0 mL of Co (NO3)2. Show your work. 3) Discuss how your supernatant color in the 6 different test tubes supports your calculated result in #2. For example, if ...
*March 1, 2015 by Question*

**Average problem word solving epicness**

In order to graduate, a bo needs an average of 65 percent for his five major subjects. His first four grades were 55, 60, 65, and 65. What grade does he need in the fifth subject in order to graduate like a boss?
*November 13, 2014 by factions*

**MATH**

1~ a.) Solve a - 9 = 20 b.) Solve b - 9 > 20 c) How is solving the equation in part a similar to solving the inequality in part b? d.) How are the solutions different? 2~ Briana is allowed to watch no more than 5 hours of T.V a week. So far this week, she has watched 1.5 ...
*January 17, 2014 by Wendy *

**Math**

Thank you for the answer now I understand. For the next question I made a mistake this is the question elli has two 8 and 1/2 pound bags of mints. She plans to put 1/12 pound at each place setting. Will she have enough mints? She has 256 guests I think that means 256 place ...
*December 11, 2013 by Matthew*

**math repost**

1. What is the exact value of csc^2 210degrees - cot^2 210degrees? 2. Can you make a generalization about the value of csc^2 theta - cot^2 theta? I'm not sure what to do, I'm familiar with the terms but not sure how to go about solving the question.
*February 11, 2010 by Phillip*

**Business Communications**

Is the subject line "Improving Customer Service" appropriate in a message to superiors? A. Yes, because it focuses on solving the problem. B. No, because the word "service" makes the subject line seem negative. C. No, because the boss is likely to think that you caused the ...
*August 15, 2010 by Rain Misoa*

**math**

The two cereal boxes shown have corresponding edges in a ratio of 2:3.If the smaller box sells for $2.50 and the larger box for $4.00, which is the better buy? Why? What assumption(s) do you have to make when solving the problem? Estimate, then check. I think the answer is the...
*December 16, 2009 by Lauren*

**college**

use the five steps for problem solving. the average of two test scores is 79. if one test score is eleven less than the other, what are the two test scores?
*December 8, 2010 by kristie*

**Math**

Went ahead and did the HW the teach recommended but she did not post the answers and I would like to see if im on the right track. Problem 1: Are the vectors (2,−1,−3), (3, 0,−2), (1, 1,−4) linearly independent? Problem 2 : Is the set {x E R^4 : (x1 &#...
*May 11, 2013 by John Rose*

**Math 221**

Math 221 - Ms. Sue, Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 2:24pm I've done several problems for you. Now it's your turn. How do you think this problem should be solved? Answer this Question I was thinking that I should multiply the numerators and denominators
*July 13, 2014 by Erica*

**geomatry deductive reasoning**

a sequence begins -4,1,6,11 find the rule that generates the sequence. Then give the 5oth term is the sequence. What type of reasoning inductive or deductive, do you use when solving this problem?
*October 23, 2011 by manal*

**geomatry deductive reasoning**

a sequence begins -4,1,6,11 find the rule that generates the sequence. Then give the 5oth term is the sequence. What type of reasoning inductive or deductive, do you use when solving this problem?
*October 23, 2011 by manal*

**chemistry**

Solid borax dissolves in water according to the equation: Na2B4O7 10H2O(s) 2Na+ (aq) + B4O5(OH)42(aq) + 8H2O(l) The sign of Ssys will be A. positive B. negative because there are A. more B. less moles of products generated. i've tried solving this problem and i think its ...
*April 7, 2008 by david*

**college algebra**

By setting up and solving a proportion involving x, find the value of x for the car that you have chosen. State the type of car, the mileage, and show both the set up of the proportion and the steps to solve. Include units with your answer. How would I do this problem? What ...
*February 23, 2010 by Stephanie*

**intermediate algebra**

In solving the equation (x-1)(x+2)=30. Eric stated that the solution would be x-1=30Tx=31 or(x-2)T30Tx=32 However, at least on of these solutions fails to work when subsitituted back into the orignal equation. Why is that? Please help Eric to understand better, solve ...
*July 28, 2011 by ROCKY*

**please help me in math**

The two-way table shows the number of people whose hobbies are reading or solving puzzles and who either ride a motorcycle or dont ride a motorcycle. Among people whose hobby is reading, what is the relative frequency of not riding a motorcycle? Express your answer as a ...
*January 12, 2015 by Aspen*

**Math: Applications of Dot Product**

15) In Question 14, if the ramp makes an angle of 20 degrees with the level ground. Find the magnitude of the force tending to lift the crate vertically. ++++Textbook Answer for Question 15: 108.3 N ---- 14) A crate is being dragged up a ramp by a 125 N force applies at an ...
*February 23, 2008 by Anonymous*

**problem solving**

if a circuit has a3.9k resistor and a5uf capacitor, find the current flow in the circuit at 0.005 seconds, if the maximum current flow in the circuit is 105mA
*April 18, 2011 by bobby*

**math question**

How do i solve a problem like this? I took a study guide and i messed up on some problems so can i get some help on a few that i missed so i can know how to complete them??
*June 6, 2014 by matt*

**3rd grade**

my dauter have a math problem and I dont no how to help her. this is the question: estimate each diffirence using compatible numbers for exc. 53-24=30 the next is 346-78=? we don`t now the answer thank you.Jessi
*October 1, 2009 by jessi*

**math**

Hi I'm Having a problem with a question in the application of the maximum and minimum (derivative) I want to prove that the height = 3 and i had this relation ===> H = h + r and h = - 2r ! I'm sure that (H) = 3 r But I Can't get the answer of (h) in positive ... so can I ...
*January 16, 2012 by yousif*

**Calculus**

How do I solve for lim h->0 (((a+h)^2 + 1)/(3(a+h)+7) - ((a^2 + 1)/3a + 7)) and then all divided by h? The question was use the limit definition to find the derivative of f(x)= (x^2 + 1)/(3x + 7). I tried solving what I did above, but had no luck. I used wolfram alpha to ...
*October 12, 2010 by Blake*

**Math**

Problem Solving: Work Backward Will arrived at his mother's office at 3 p.m. It took him 30 minutes to walk from his home to the mall. He was in the mall for 45 minutes. It them took him 15 minutes to walk to his mother's office. At what time did Will leave home?
*May 2, 2013 by Quan*

**Chemistry**

Suppose you wanted to find out how many milliliters of 1.0 M AgNO3 are needed to provide 169.88 g of pure AgNO3. a. What is step 1 in solving the problem? b. What is the molar mass of AgNO3? c. How many milliliters of solution are needed?
*April 22, 2013 by Somer*

**problem solving**

What if part of the fencing is used to build a partition perpendicular to a side? Consider a rectangular region with one partition? With 2 partitions? with n partitions? (There is a surprise in this one!!) What if the partition is a diagonal of the rectangle?
*December 8, 2014 by kakak*

**problem solving**

What is the maximum area of a sector of a circle with P = 100? (Here is another surprise!!! -- could you believe it is r2 when r = 25? How is this similar to a square being the maximum rectangle and the central angle of the maximum sector being 2 radians?)
*December 8, 2014 by kakak*

**Physics**

At an air show, a jet plane has velocity components vx = 695 km/h and vy = 440 km/h at time 4.85s and vx= 933km/h and vy = 465 km/h at time 7.12 s. For this time interval, find (a) the x and y components of the planes average acceleration and (b) the magnitude and direction ...
*January 22, 2012 by mo*

**Physics**

At an air show, a jet plane has velocity components vx = 695 km/h and vy = 440 km/h at time 4.85s and vx= 933km/h and vy = 465 km/h at time 7.12 s. For this time interval, find (a) the x and y components of the planes average acceleration and (b) the magnitude and direction ...
*January 22, 2012 by mo*

**Physics**

I have these two equations that I'm supposed to set equal to each other and find the answer for h which is height for this problem. But I don't think I'm solving it correctly. 0 - (h/5) = -1.1(v0) - (1/2)(-9.8)(1.1)^2 (v0)^2 = 2(-9.8)(h/5 - h) My final answer was h = 412.90 to...
*July 14, 2011 by Kai*

**MGT**

i am really stuck big time here... Decision making is an important supervisory function and often a difficult one. the advantages and disadvantages of group decision making, and the differences between decision making and problem solving.
*October 14, 2008 by dawn*

**Algebra 2**

I need help with this problem because I do not have a graphing calculator. Explain how you would solve this equation using your graphing calculator in five steps then give the solution. 2x- 3y=8 5x+ 4y= 11 Also how do you determine how many solutions a system of equations has ...
*October 22, 2007 by Christian*

**Chemisty**

Before solving the problem write a balanced chemical equation Excess aqueous NaI was added to 50 mL of aqueous CuNO3 solution, and 14.2 g of CuI precipitate was formed. What was the molar concentration of CuNO3 in the original solution? Answer in units of M
*April 12, 2013 by Nick*

**physics**

A copper telephone wire has essentially no sag between poles 34.0 m apart on a winter day when the temperature is −20.0C. How much longer is the wire on a summer day when the temperature is 32.0C? (Note: Table 19.1 is available for use in solving this problem.)
*December 13, 2014 by anonymous*

**chemistry**

I need help solving this question.. An aqueous solution of ethylene glycol (C2H6O2) IS 40% ethylene glycol by mass, and has a density of 1.05g/ml. what are the molarity, molality fraction of the solution?
*July 7, 2010 by Linda*

**Algebra 1**

Find the y-intercept of the two coordinates ( 2, -5) and ( 6, 3). Please help me with this question and please explain to me and show me how to find Each step to solving the y- intercept. Thank you 😄
*November 3, 2013 by Lucy*

**Math**

I need help with these three math question. 1st question. What is the additive inverse of 5 on the 12-hour clock? 2nd question. What is the equivalent number on the 12-hour clock. -22 the choices for this question is, 5 or 2 or 3 or 1. 3rd question. I need to find the additive...
*February 5, 2011 by Kimberly*

**Math**

Here is the math problem. 150 is 75% of what number? I know the rate is 75 percent and the base is 150. I am looking for the amount. My questions is how to find the answer? Do I divide? Okay maybe I am missing a huge section as to finding the answer to this question. I went ...
*June 28, 2007 by marinda*

**math,help**

can someone help me with this i am lost now i've been doing math for the past 8 hrs. Problem # 1 solve: 4(x-10)-3x=x-40 Problem # 2 solve for t: a = p + prt Problem#3 translate to an algebraic equation 7 less than the quotient of a number and 3 is twice the same number problem...
*March 18, 2007 by jasort20*

**math...help please!**

ok i REALLY am stumped. please help! it is a sequence problem here is the problem.... 120,60,30 __, __, __. if you could give me the rule for this problem and the next 3 numbers that would be so great!!!!!!
*September 18, 2007 by Rebekka*

**problem solving**

If a circuit has a 3.9 k ohms resistor and a 5 uF capacitor, find the current flow in the circuit at 0.005 seconds, if the maximum current flow in the circuit is 1.5 mA.
*November 1, 2010 by milton*

**algebra**

I've seen the exclamation point (!) put after numbers (ex. 3!), but I don't know what they mean. Can somebody tell me the steps on solving a problem like this? Thanks!! ! means factorial. 5! means 5*4*3*2*1 5!/3! means (5*4*3*2*1)/(3*2*1) which is equal to 5*4 or 20 Ohhhhhhhh...
*April 24, 2007 by Emily*

**Math**

What is the exact value of csc^2 210degrees - cot^2 210degrees? Can you make a generalization about the value of csc^2 theta - cot^2 theta? I'm not sure what to do, I'm familiar with the terms but not sure how to go about solving the question.
*February 11, 2010 by Phillip*

**Grade 3 math**

Never thought I would have a problem with Gr. 3 math - lol - but it goes like this. Write the addition or subtraction fact you will use to calculate each answer. Then add or subtract. 70 50 120 160 +30 +60 -30 -80 My question is what would the fact be???
*December 30, 2007 by rebecca*

**Trigonometry (Logarthims) **

Give checks to the following two questions Use logarithms and the law of tangents to solve the triangle ABC, given that a=21.46 ft, b=46.28 ft, and C=3228'30" without logarithms i can do this problem easily and i have. but when i try solving it with logarithms i keep getting...
*February 24, 2011 by Anon*

**biostatistic**

I am sorry, I do not know how one question is printed so many times. There was some problem in submission of question and when it is submitted, it is printed so many times.
*December 11, 2012 by nono*

**chemistry**

Benzene has a heat of vaporization of 30.72kj/mol and a normal boiling point of 80.1 C . At what temperature does benzene boil when the external pressure is 410 ? This is how I am solving this problem, ln(415/760)= (30720/8.314)*(1/80.1 - 1/T2) It is asking to answer using two...
*January 25, 2009 by Lost*

**Chemistry - electron configuration**

Hello Dr.Bob. Could you please take a look at the following question? I know the correct answer for it, but I'm not sure how to go about solving it. Which ground state electronic configuration will most readily ionize to a 2 + cation? A) 1s22s22p63s23p64s23d10 B) ...
*April 19, 2013 by Constantine*

**Physics**

You are given vectors A = 5.0i - 6.5j and B = -2.5i + 7.0j. A third vector C lies in the xy-plane. Vector C is perpendicular to vector A and the scalar product of C with B is 15.0. Find the x and y components to vector C. Here's the step by step from the book that I'm having a...
*August 30, 2014 by Vectors*

**Psychology**

A theory can be defined as: a an attempt to test behavior and thought process. b an accurate description of problem-solving behavior. c the basis for relationships among facts and principles. d the application of the scientific method through statistics. I think the answer is ...
*April 25, 2011 by Nicci*

**Math**

I need help solving this logarithmic function: x = log3(4^3).
*January 31, 2008 by Danielle*

**Math**

I need help solving this using the substitution method 4p-2q= 16, 5p + 7q= 1
*April 17, 2008 by anonymous*

**math**

I need help solving this non-linear inequality:6x^2>6+5x
*April 30, 2008 by Brittany*

**math**

what are the methods on how to do comparisons? (solving linear systems)
*July 5, 2010 by amitaf*

**math**

solve for x x+8=-1 solving with addition and subtraction(type in)
*May 14, 2009 by micheal*

**math**

I could use some help solving this equation pleasex^3 x+5=3
*May 28, 2010 by tammy*

**Math**

I'm stuck on solving this one. If I could get some help please. -6 le x/2 - 4 lt -3
*February 11, 2011 by marco*

**Math**

solving using the solution method. x+10y=41 x+9y=37 =
*July 2, 2011 by Ms.Ellis*

**math**

I need help in solving two-step inequalities. 7 - 4w <_ 19
*November 2, 2011 by jared*

**Math**

Given f9x0=x2=3x-5 on {-1,3} show f(x)= 10 without solving for x
*June 11, 2012 by Mark*

**Math**

When solving a system algebraically how can you tell if there is no solution
*February 17, 2014 by Taylor*

**Math**

Identify the extraneous solution when solving √x+2= x
*April 5, 2014 by Alice PLEASE HELP ME*

**Math**

Identify the extraneous solution when solving √x+2= x
*April 5, 2014 by I DONT UNDERSTAND*

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