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April 20, 2014

April 20, 2014

Number of results: 48,057

**Math**

I am doing Direct Variation in math. I dont understand how to do it. It would be very helpful if you helped me with these problems: Is each equation a direct Variation? If it is, find the constant of variation: y=3/5x -3x+2y=0 -5x+2y=9 8x+4y=12
*Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at 6:50pm by Kirsin*

**Math- steve or ms. sue**

does the data in the table represent a direct variation or an inverse variation? x 2 4 8 12 y 4 2 1 2/3 Choices: inverse variation; xy = 8 direct variation; y = 8x inverse variation;y/x = 8 *direct variation; y = 8/x Thank You.
*Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 12:56pm by James*

**Algebra 2**

I am trying to figure out if these problems are Direct Variation, Inverse Variation, or Neither. Could someone please check my answers? m=-5p Direct c=e/-4 Neither c=3v Direct r= 9/t Inverse n=(1/2)f Direct u=I/18 Neither d=4t Direct z= -0.2/t Inverse
*Monday, January 6, 2014 at 8:20pm by Jane*

**algebra**

Find the variation constaant and an equation of variation where Y varies directly as X and Y = 72 hen X = 8 The variation constant is K = ? The equation of variation is Y = ? I think that K = 9 but not sure I don't have a clue about the rest.
*Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 7:34pm by Lori*

**Algebra Variation Constant**

What does this mean? Do I graph this or what? Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y=12 when x=2 The variation constant =? The equation of variation is y=?
*Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at 7:43pm by Micah*

**biology**

Could someone please check this definition and tell me if it's good or if it's too much (whatever) Variation=the existence of differences between the individuals in a population. It can be described as continuous or discrete. Examples of discrete variation are gender and eye ...
*Tuesday, January 15, 2008 at 1:19pm by Anonymous*

**biology**

Could someone please check this definition and tell me if it's good or if it's too much (whatever) Variation=the existence of differences between the individuals in a population. It can be described as continuous or discrete. Examples of discrete variation are gender and eye ...
*Tuesday, January 15, 2008 at 2:34pm by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where Y varies directly as X and Y=60 when X=10 k=variation constant y=equation of variation Still do not understand..please..
*Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 9:39am by Maria1*

**math**

Each point is included in a different variation. Which variation is the constant of variation 3/5 a -3,-5 b -3,5 c -2,-3 d 15,9 plz explain. thanks
*Friday, March 20, 2009 at 9:19pm by Anonymous*

**math**

Each point is included in a different variation. Which variation is the constant of variation 3/5 a -3,-5 b -3,5 c -2,-3 d 15,9 plz explain. thanks
*Saturday, March 21, 2009 at 9:19pm by Anonymous*

**algebra**

find the variation constate and an equation of variation where y varies inversely as x and y=1 whenx=6 what is the variation constant is
*Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 9:04pm by karon*

**Math- steve or ms. sue**

heck, just check each choice Looks like xy=8 to me inverse variation y=8/x is correct, but it's an inverse variation
*Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 12:56pm by Steve*

**Algebra genius?**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where Y varies directly as X and Y=60 when X=10 k=variation constant y=equation of variation
*Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 8:23am by Maria1*

**algebra**

Tell whether equation represents direct variation. If so, identify the constant of variation 1. Y=8x Ans: yes, it represents direct variation because its in the form Y=kx. Constant of variation: 8 2. Y=2x+1 3. 3x+y=6 Please help, not too sure if I am understanding this ...
*Friday, January 4, 2013 at 7:02am by **LB***

**Algebra**

Can you please help me with these Algebra word problems? Complete the following word problems. 1. Tell whether the table represents inverse variation. If so, write the inverse variation equation and solve for y when x = 4. Show work that supports your conclusions. Table: ...
*Friday, March 28, 2014 at 2:46pm by Student*

**algebra**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y =4 when x=1. the variation constant is K= the variation constant is y =
*Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 7:36am by plz hlp*

**algebra**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y=16 when x=8 The variation constant is k=? The equation of variation is y=?
*Friday, October 22, 2010 at 11:10am by ASHLY*

**statistics**

One other comment: Explained variation in this case is the variation in Y values that is explained by X values; unexplained variation is variation in Y values that cannot be explained by X values. Total variation is explained values plus unexplained values. I hope this will help.
*Saturday, January 31, 2009 at 11:53pm by MathGuru*

**Math: Direct Variation**

I am wondering if it is formulas you need or understanding. First: Bilinear variation, or linear variation. There is a BIG difference. Second: formulas indicate some question you have. What is it exactly you are trying to do?
*Monday, November 3, 2008 at 6:10am by bobpursley*

**algebra**

find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y=35 when x=5 the variation constant is k=
*Tuesday, December 13, 2011 at 5:01pm by karon*

**algebra**

1. Find the variation constant and and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y y=42 when x=6 variation constant is K= equation of variation is y= 2.Jack usually mows his lawn in 6 hours. Marilyn can mow the same yard in 4 hours. How muschtime would it take ...
*Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at 10:06pm by Pinky P*

**algebra**

Could someone show me how to solve this joint variation problems? Y varies jointly as x and y and inversely as w. Write the appropriate combined variation equation and find z for the given values of x, y and w. z=15 when x equals three, y equals four, and w equals nine, x ...
*Monday, December 8, 2008 at 4:38pm by Juliette*

**Algebra Variation Constant**

the statement "y varies directly as x" can be written as y = kx, where k is the variation constant we are given y=12 when x=2, so 12 = 2k k=6, so the variation constant is 6 and the equation is y = 6x
*Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at 7:43pm by Reiny*

**Variation**

Could you please help me with the following question? Find the variation equation for the variation statement. 31. z varies jointly as y and the cube of x; z=96 when x=2 and y=6 (I dont understand this one. My answer choices are: a.y=2x^3y,b.y=2xy^3, c.y=-2x^3y, or d. y=-2xy^3)
*Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at 9:05pm by Soly*

**Math**

A farmer’s harvest in bushels varies directly with the number of acres planted. A. Express in sentence form what this means to the farmer. B.Translate the variation statement into the corresponding variation equation. C. If 8 acres can produce 144 bushels, find the constant of...
*Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 2:17pm by Veronica*

**Variation Problem**

Could you please help me with the following question? Find the variation equation for the variation statement. 31. z varies jointly as y and the cube of x; z=96 when x=2 and y=6 (I dont understand this one. My answer choices are: a.y=2x^3y,b.y=2xy^3, c.y=-2x^3y, or d. y=-2xy^3)
*Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 6:49pm by Soly*

**Variation Problem**

Could you please help me with the following question? Find the variation equation for the variation statement. 31. z varies jointly as y and the cube of x; z=96 when x=2 and y=6 (I dont understand this one. My answer choices are: a.y=2x^3y,b.y=2xy^3, c.y=-2x^3y, or d. y=-2xy^3)
*Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 6:49pm by Soly*

**Need help with variation**

Could you please help me with the following question? Find the variation equation for the variation statement. 31. z varies jointly as y and the cube of x; z=96 when x=2 and y=6 (I dont understand this one. My answer choices are: a.y=2x^3y,b.y=2xy^3, c.y=-2x^3y, or d. y=-2xy^3)
*Tuesday, October 9, 2007 at 8:42pm by Soly*

**algebra 2 word problems**

Determine whether y varies directly with x in 6x 2 3 5 2y 2 3. If so, what is the constant of variation?
*Monday, October 10, 2011 at 11:31am by Anonymous*

**STATS**

The error calculated by ANOVA includes: a) The variation due to experimental error b)The variation due to the influence of third variables c)The variation due to the influence of individual differences between the values d) a, b and c
*Friday, October 4, 2013 at 5:49pm by MArtina*

**Algebra**

This is about direct variation. The area a painter can paint varies directly with the amount of time he works. One morninig, he painted 204 ft² between 8 a.m. and 12:15 PM. Write a direct variation equation to describe the area y covered in x hours. The ...
*Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 6:22pm by David*

**math**

This is about direct variation. The area a painter can paint varies directly with the amount of time he works. One morninig, he painted 204 ft² between 8 a.m. and 12:15 PM. Write a direct variation equation to describe the area y covered in x hours. The ...
*Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 8:14pm by Jeff*

**math**

c. Y = 3/x, Inverse variation. d. Y = 1/3x, Inverse variation. In inverse variation, Y decreases when X is increased.
*Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 6:15pm by Henry *

**Microeconomics**

What 's the difference between Compensated Variation (CV) and Equivalent Variation (EV) ?
*Tuesday, October 23, 2007 at 11:17pm by Tri*

**algerbra**

find the constant of variation for each direct variation. 10y=13x and f(x)=4.5x and x+y=0
*Monday, November 26, 2007 at 10:46pm by dan*

**algabra**

find the constant of variation for each direct variation. 10y=13x and f(x)=4.5x and x+y=0
*Tuesday, November 27, 2007 at 9:01pm by michael*

**9th grade**

Is each equation a direct variation? If it is, find the constant of variation. y+8=(negative)4
*Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 6:05pm by Savannah*

**8th grade**

direct variation: y= kx where k is the constant of variation. 15=k*3 find k.
*Wednesday, January 14, 2009 at 8:59pm by bobpursley*

**math**

Why does inverse variation not hold (as x increases y decrease) when the constant of variation is negative?
*Friday, May 21, 2010 at 10:11am by Stan*

**algebra 1 8th Grade**

Find the constant of variation for the direct variation. F(x)=4.5x
*Thursday, January 6, 2011 at 12:02am by shanequa*

**math**

Which of the following is the equation of a direct variation that has a constant of variation equal to -? y = x - -y = x y = -2x y = -x
*Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 3:34pm by Daniel*

**algebra**

find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y= 24 when x=6
*Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 9:04pm by Ashley*

**algebra**

Find the variation constant and a equation of variation where y varies inversely as x and y=1 when x=15
*Friday, June 1, 2012 at 12:09pm by Randy*

**Science**

how do you read graphs showing direct variation and inverse variation??
*Thursday, January 29, 2009 at 6:09pm by Angie*

**Science**

how do you read graphs showing direct variation and inverse variation??
*Friday, January 30, 2009 at 5:43pm by Angie*

**Algebra**

Find the constant of variation for the quadratic variation. 6y = 4x2 A. 4/9 B. 2/3 C. -2 D. 3/2
*Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 11:23am by Becka *

**Algebra**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y = 20 when x = 10
*Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 12:15pm by Mary*

**MATH Algebra**

How do I find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y =70 when x=7
*Saturday, September 12, 2009 at 10:26pm by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

Find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y=50 when x=10
*Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 6:18pm by Tim*

**algebra**

find the variation constant and an equation of variation where y varies directly as x and y = 54 when x =x6
*Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 4:01pm by Terry*

**Inverse Variation**

H varies directly as J and inversely with M. If the constant of variation is 3/4, find H when J=16 and M=24.
*Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 4:51am by Anonymous*

**algebra**

Tell whether equation represents direct variation. If so, identify the constant of variation
*Friday, January 4, 2013 at 6:55am by **LB***

**Algebra 1**

The formula for direct variation is y = kx, where k is the constant of variation. For slope, use y - y1 = m(x-x1)
*Sunday, December 9, 2007 at 4:49pm by jeff*

**math**

Find the variation equation for the variation statement. z varies directly as x and inversely as y; z = 3 when x = 24 and y = 40
*Saturday, March 20, 2010 at 5:29pm by Anonymous*

**math**

what is the different between direct variation and Inverse variation,, pls help i have a quiz tomorrow
*Monday, September 12, 2011 at 9:52am by raffael*

**Algebra-HELP**

x and y vary directly. If y = 24 when x = 8, what is the variation constant and write the variation equation. explain work
*Friday, November 4, 2011 at 3:19pm by Angelina*

**Inverse Variation**

y varies inversely as x. When y = 18, x = 6. Find the constant of variation and determine the value for y when x = 27
*Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 4:51am by lance*

**BIOLOGY**

Is eye color a discontinuous or continuous variation? Why is everyone saying that it's a discontinuous variation, when you obviously have a gradation of different colors around the world in the human population, and it's a polygenic trait determined by many genes! So shouldn't...
*Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 1:54am by Dont delete the question*

**college algebra**

Find the variation constant and write a formula that expresses the indicated variation. c varies inversely as d, and c=5 when d = 2.
*Friday, April 23, 2010 at 4:58pm by BJ*

**Variation-Check Problems**

Can you please check my answers? Thanxs! Write an equation that expresses the relationship. Use k as the constant of variation. 20. f varies jointly as b and the square of c. -I got: f=kbc^2 22. r varies jointly as the square of s and the square of t. -I got: r=ks^2t^2 Find ...
*Monday, October 8, 2007 at 8:41pm by Soly*

**BIo**

How do segregation of alleles and independent assortment work to produce genetic variation? Why is variation important for the process of evolution?
*Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 10:24am by Anonymous*

**College Algebra**

What is the difference between direct variation and joint variation and please put into words an example.
*Wednesday, April 6, 2011 at 9:34pm by Kathy*

**Variation**

Write the equation of direct variation for x = -5 and y = 90.
*Monday, October 8, 2007 at 7:29pm by jazz*

**direct variation or neither**

C. Represents Neither. Direct variation: Y = 5x. When X is doubled, Y is doubled. Inverse variation: Y = 5/X. When X increases, Y decreases.
*Friday, August 19, 2011 at 1:15pm by Henry*

**math**

Most of them are correct, but you need to correct the sign of some terms in problems 2,8,10,12 and the value of a coefficient in problem 7. The way to go really is to make your own check by redoing the problems without looking at the previous answers. This will actually help ...
*Tuesday, August 11, 2009 at 3:25pm by MathMate*

**Inverse/Direct Variation**

Is this an example of inverse variation, direct variation, or neither? Because, on average, Linda makes 60% of the free throws she shoots in a basketball game, the number of points she scores on free throws depends on the number of shots she gets.
*Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 5:08pm by Alex*

**STATISTICS**

The coefficient of determination deals with variation and is a measure of how well any given regression line represents its data. If a regression line passes through every point, all of the variation could be explained. The further the regression line is away from the points, ...
*Sunday, April 17, 2011 at 6:12pm by MathGuru*

**direct variation or neither**

Tell whether the equation represents direct variation or neither, 7=3x+2 represents A) represents inverse variation B) represents direct variation C) represents neither.
*Friday, August 19, 2011 at 1:15pm by Tiara*

**Stuck on Algebra 1**

By the way, these problems are a special case of direct variation, linear. The relation could be quadratic, cubic quartic .... but is always of form y = k x^n Here so far we are assuming that n = 1
*Saturday, January 5, 2008 at 5:34pm by Damon*

**algebra**

y varies inversely with x means that y = 1/x times some constant k. So, y = k/x is the general form of an equation of variation where y varies inversely as x. But now you also know that for a specific value x = 6, y = 1. Plug those values in to your equation to get something ...
*Thursday, December 15, 2011 at 9:04pm by Willie*

**statistics defns**

What is the coefficient of variation and how do I calculate it from a dataset? coefficient of variation is simply the standard deviation divided by the mean.
*Thursday, March 1, 2007 at 10:45am by weldon*

**Algebra**

This is question 2 about direct variation For this problem, tell whether each relationship is a direct variation. Explain. x | 8 | 0 | -5 | y | 13 | 5 | 0 |
*Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 6:22pm by David*

**Stuck on Algebra 1**

I do not think you will get direct variation that is quadratic etc in this course or they would have mentioned it. For now assume direct variation means y = k x
*Saturday, January 5, 2008 at 5:34pm by Damon*

**Algebra**

This is my third question about direct variation. For this problem, tell whether each relationship is a direct variation. Explain. x | -1 | 5 | 8 | y | -1.5 | 7.5 | 12 |
*Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 6:22pm by David*

**Algebra**

Each ordered pair is a solution of a direct variation. Write the equation of direct variation. (2,10) (8,2) (7,21) (2,-16) Please Help!
*Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 7:35pm by Caitlyn*

**Differential Equations**

solve using variation of parameters: y"+36y=[csc(6t)]^2 I don't understand variation of parameters very well at all.
*Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 9:34pm by Rosy*

**Math: Direct Variation**

what are the formulas that illustrates direct blinear variation ?? please help me !! i can't find any formula !! .. humpf .. :(
*Monday, November 3, 2008 at 6:10am by cherry*

**Business Statistics**

I'll give you a hint: Coefficient of Determination is explained variation divided by total variation (which is the correlation coefficient squared). I'll let you take it from there.
*Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 7:49pm by MathGuru*

**MATH-direct variation**

Which of the following represents a direct variation function? The answer coices are A)d=2r B)y=9x+1 C)y=-3 D)a=1/2h(b1+b2)
*Friday, June 10, 2011 at 8:08am by chelsea*

**Math**

These are all multiplication problems. 1/3 * 6/1 = 6/3 = 2 I'll be glad to check your answers for the other problems.
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:06pm by Ms. Sue*

**statistics**

You wish to find the coefficient of nondetermination, which is the percentage of the variation in y that cannot be explained by the corresponding variation in x. Formula: 1 - r^2 I'll let you take it from here. Convert the decimal to a percentage for your answer.
*Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 12:04am by MathGuru*

**Math**

how do you find the constant of variation k for the direct variation? for example, 4x + -6y. how do you find k?
*Friday, January 30, 2009 at 5:44pm by Angie*

**variation**

x is partly constant and partly varies as y when y=5, x=7,and y=7,x=8.find the law of variation and also x, when y=11
*Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 7:56am by agbaje yusuf*

**Statistics**

Which, if any, of the values listed below for a correlation coefficient indicate a situation where more than half of the variation in one variable is associated with variation in the other variable? -.7 1 .3 .6 .9 I was thinking B
*Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:41am by Mike*

**Algebra**

A direct variation is such that the ratio of y/x is always constant (but x≠0). For example, the line L: y=2x is a direct variation. Points on the line could be (1,2),(2,4),(5,10), noting that the ratio x/y is always 1/2. Consequently, the line passes through origin. The ...
*Thursday, December 2, 2010 at 7:35pm by MathMate*

**Algebra**

Is 3x-4y=7 a direct variation Is 6x-3y=0 a direct variation?
*Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 4:41pm by Dana*

**Business Statistics**

If the total variation in y values is 200, and the variation explained by regression line is 180, then the coefficient of determination is equal to __________. A) 1.11 B) 0.90 C) 0.81 D) 1.21 I picked D 1.21
*Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 7:49pm by Stuart*

**algerbra/math**

Sky, I've done two examples for you. All your problems are the same. Your turn to try the other problems. Post your answers and I will check them for you.
*Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 2:03pm by Helper*

**Math: Direct Variation**

i dont undestanding how solve direct variation
*Thursday, September 21, 2006 at 12:44am by vanessa*

**Algebra**

Hi! Can you please re-check my answers. Mt teacher said some of them are not right but when I do it again, I still come up with the same answer. This is about Variations. Thanks! 1. What kind of variation equation is a=kbcd --> my answer is joint variation 2. If the joint ...
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:36am by McKenna Louise*

**Algebra 1**

How do you find the constant the variation andthe slope of the direct variation if y and x aren't given, and only the middle number is?? OK...clue me in on what you mean by the "middle" number.
*Monday, November 27, 2006 at 7:42pm by heather*

**math**

Write the variation and find the quantity indicated. F varies jointly as q1 and q2 and inversely as the square of d. If F=12 when q1 =3, q2=9 and 9=3 The variation of F=
*Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 2:05pm by misty*

**Joint variation**

Find an equation of joint variation. Then solve for the missing value.f varies jointly as g, h, and j.One set of values is f = 18, g = 4, h = 3, and j = 5.Find f when g = 5, h = 12, and j = 3.
*Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 1:07pm by Anonymous*

**Algebra 1**

Is each equation a direct Variation? If it is, find the constant of variation: y=3/5x -3x+2y=0 -5x+2y=9 8x+4y=12
*Tuesday, April 8, 2008 at 7:01pm by Kirstin*

**math**

Hi, How do I find the coefficient of variation? I found the sample variance and the standard deviation for the problem I'm trying to solve, but I can't find the coefficient of the variation
*Sunday, May 3, 2009 at 5:29pm by Stella*

**math**

Hi, How do I find the coefficient of variation? I found the sample variance and the standard deviation for the problem I'm trying to solve, but I can't find the coefficient of the variation
*Sunday, May 3, 2009 at 6:00pm by Stella*

**Math**

I am confused with this problem, A 14.1 oz box of cereal costs $2.89. Find the constant of direct variation I dont know how to figure out the constant of direct variation and i need help.
*Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at 12:34pm by Anonymous*

**Inverse variation**

y varies inversely with x, and x = 7 when y = 35. Find the inverse variation equation and use it to find the value of x when y = 50.
*Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 1:05pm by xsx*

**Math**

This can be reduced to 12y=x³, or y=x³/12 Direct variation have two properties: 1. it passes through the origin, i.e. if x=0, y=0. This property is satisfied by the above equation. 2. x and y are both linear, i.e. if you multiply x by any finite number, y increases ...
*Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 7:53pm by MathMate*

**Math: Direct Variation**

how do you solve a direct variation problem?
*Thursday, September 21, 2006 at 12:44am by nina*

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