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September 27, 2016
Number of results: 22,003

**Math**

We have an important chemsitry test due and I want to make sure that I do not mess up on my algebra. I am dealing with the integrated rate law, but my question is purely algebraically in nature. I hope, somebody can help me. 1) ln(A) = -kt+ln(B) solve for t solve for k solve ...

*May 13, 2013 by Yasemine*

**MATH PLEASEEEEE**

I have a question, if f(x)=x/2 and g(x)=3x+1 find: a) (f+g)(x) i know you go x/2+3x+1. but how do i solve that?? b) (f-g)(x) i know you go x/2-3x+1, how do i solve? c)(f*g)(x) how do i solve? (f/g)(x) how do i solve?? f(g(x)) how do i solve?? thanks for your itmeee

*December 16, 2008 by Jamie Lynn*

**algebra**

Solve the indicated variable: 1. Volume of a cone: solve for h: V=¨ir^2h/3 2. Temperature formula: solve for C: F=9/5C+32 pleaseeeee help me solve these! plzzz! i have nooo idea how to do these. THANKS! =)))

*September 20, 2009 by kitty kat*

**math**

actually, in a addition to the question i posted a few minutes ago, can someone please help me with a few actual specific questions? thanks so much i'm very confused and i've been working on these all day. *Literal Equations* ~solve for x ax + bx = 8ab ~solve for y my - ny = m...

*October 26, 2007 by kim*

**Algebra**

Solve for x: h=(k/4)(x-3L) Solve for B: v-6Bxk=7B Solve for S: z+(1/7)sk=(1/6)yk^2 Solve for x: 3F=10hx+10hv+10xv

*February 13, 2014 by Daniel*

**Math**

Solve by eliminnation methods 2x-4y=5 2x-4y=6 solve the system by elimination method 5x+2y= -13 7x-3y=17 Solve x+6<-7 or x+6>4 Determine whether the given numbers are solutions of the inequality 8,-10,-18,-3 y-8>2y-3 Solve by the substitutioj method 2m+n=9 m-5n=10

*July 14, 2008 by jay jay*

**Algebra**

There are 4 problems that I don't understand how to solve so, please help me. A numerical explanation with words explanation would be nice. Thank you tutors. Rewrite each equation so it is in the form ax + b = c or x + d/e = f, where x is a variable. Then solve the equation. 1...

*December 9, 2015 by anon*

**Physics/Science**

A startled armadillo leaps upward rising 0.547 m in the first 0.202 s. (a) What is its initial speed as it leaves the ground? _____m/s (b) What is its speed at the height of 0.547 m? _____m/s (c) How much higher does it go? _____m Use distance vs time: d=vi*t - 1/2 g t^2 solve...

*January 25, 2007 by TechnoBoi11*

**Algebra II**

How do I solve the following problems?? 1. Factor: 4x^2-100y^2 2. Factor: 3x^2+27 3. Solve 3x^2+9x=0 4. Solve 12^2+30x=-12 5. 9a(a+1)=4 6. Solve 16x^2=25

*June 29, 2011 by Nicole*

**Algebra 2**

Solve each system 3x+2y= -2 9x- y= -6 I know how to solve for x but i get really lost trying to figure out how to solve for the second variable

*September 11, 2008 by Rachel*

**MATH PLEASE HELP!**

Solve each system 3x+2y= -2 9x- y= -6 I know how to solve for x but i get really lost trying to figure out how to solve for the second variable

*September 11, 2008 by Rachel*

**algebra**

solve for the indicated variable: a. temperature formula solve for F: K=5/9(F-32)+273 b. annual interest rate solve for R: A=P+Prt

*September 24, 2009 by narmin*

**Algebra 2**

How do I solve these inequalities: e^3x>e^x-1 -6log (subscript of 4) x > -24 & how do I solve these: 8^x+1=3 e^x+2=50 8logx=16 I really don't understand how to solve these so can someone please explain them to me?

*April 17, 2014 by Linda*

**Substitution Method-Plz help**

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. x + y = -4 x - y = 2 solve for x in the second equation. x= y+2 Put that in for x in the first equation: x+y=-4 (y+2) + y = -4 solve for y. Then, x= y+2 i don't get it.How did you get that?What does x equal? re read...

*October 17, 2006 by Svetlana*

**Algebra**

FIND THE GCF OF THE PRODUCT (3B+6)(2B-10) SOLVE... X^2=-6X x(x+6)= 0 x = -6 or 0 it would = 0 help me solve this problem.. solve for W: 2L+2W=38 please and thank you!

*June 26, 2007 by Tomika*

**Math**

Solve for S: r^2s-5s=7. Solve for b: L= 4a^2b. I'm confused about how to solve these problems. Could someone show me the steps?

*September 12, 2011 by Sue*

**algebra**

im trying to solve a literal equation, then solve the specific question first part is stumping me, im to solve for X ax=bx-c this is what I got ax-bx=c, but don't know how to get x by itself

*September 3, 2013 by aaron*

**Rational Zero Theorem**

I know how to solve if the leading coefficient is 1, but how would i solve it if its not 1. Ex. f(x) = 2x^3 + 7x^2 - 7x + 30 Can someone help me start that out? Then I'll use synthetic divison to solve for it.

*January 13, 2009 by Chopsticks*

**Algebra**

How do I solve this? ((1/t) - 1)/ (t -1) NO CLUE :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1 How do I solve this? ((1/t) - 1)/ (t -1) 1/t - 1 = 1/t - t/t = (1/t)(1 - t) = (-1/t)(t - 1) The two t - 1 terms cancel each other out, leaving ...

*February 15, 2007 by Lisa*

**math**

Solve systems by substitution 5x - 2y = -5 y - 5x = 3 Substitute 5x + 3 for y in the first equation, and solve it for x. Once you have x, use either of the two equations you wrote to solve for y.

*August 8, 2007 by Robin*

**Algebra**

Solve 3x +1 < 5 or 3x +1 > 4 By saying "solve," is it asking for me to show it on a line and in interval notation? Here's another: f(x) < 3 and f(x) > 4, where f(x) = 1/2x - 7 I have no idea how to solve this! Please walk me through it! Thank you so much!

*January 26, 2009 by Harper*

**math**

solve for the indicated variable: a. temperature formula solve for F: K=5/9(F-32)+273 b. annual interest rate solve for R: A=P+Prt can you please show how to do these? thanxx =)

*September 24, 2009 by narmin*

**Pre calculus**

How do I solve this exponent problem? I understand the exponent rules, but I getting 1 but 1 is not the answer! I don't want anyone to solve the problem for me, I want to learn how to solve this type of problem. Thank you! Solve the equation: -8=-3-6 (3sqrtx^2) Thanks again!

*March 27, 2013 by anon*

**math**

solve each equation for 0=/<x=/<2pi sin^2x + 5sinx + 6 = 0? how do i factor this and solve? 2sin^2 + sinx = 0 (2sinx - 3)(sinx +2) sinx = 3/2, -2 how do I solve? These are not part of the special triangles. 2cos^2 - 7cosx + 3 = 0 (2cosx - 1)(cosx - 3) cosx = 1/2, 3 x= pi...

*February 15, 2009 by sh*

**Algerbra**

solve for x ac+x=xy have all terms with x on one side ac=xy-x take x as common factor ac=x(y-1) now solve for x 25a^2 - 9b^4 can u please help me solve and check these equations

*September 26, 2006 by Mark*

**Calculus**

How do you us implicit differentiation to solve x( y + 2 )^5 = 8 x( y + 2 )^5 = 8 ( y + 2 )^5 d/dx (x) + x d/dx(y+2)^5=d/dx 8 (y+2)^5 + 5x(y+2)^4 dy/dx=0 solve for dx/dy (Broken Link Removed) I assume you want dy/dx. Differentiate both sides of the equation with respect to x. ...

*April 10, 2007 by Patti*

**Intermediate Algebra**

Combine like terms: -3x^2+2x-4x^2-9+6x-2x^2+8 Solve for x: 8x-11= -11x+18 Solve for x: -2(x-5)+7=z-8-5x Solve for x: (x-2)/5 - 3/2= (x+1)/10 Translate to an algebra statement; do not solve: Seven times the difference of six and a twice a number yields the same result as the ...

*September 29, 2007 by Dawn*

**Math**

I just don't understand this question: h(t)=A*b^x h(3)=4 h(5)=40 Solve for b Would you plug 3 into the x and set it equal to 4? (4=A*b^3) How would you solve for that because in the next question they go on to ask you to solve for A using the b you found... Almost looks like ...

*August 30, 2006 by Nicole*

**Math - Algebra**

Simplify and solve for x=2 and y=5. Please remember to group like terms. 1. 3x - 2y + 4x -3y 2. y + x - y - x 1. 3x2 - 2x5 + 4x2 - 3x5 6 - 10 + 8 - 15 2. 5+2-5-2 7-5+2 yah i think that's how to solve it, basically sub in the x and ys and solve

*May 17, 2007 by Taariq*

**Math Analysis**

6. Prove that f(x) = (3/4)x^4 + 2 and g(x) = (4sqrt(108x-216))/3 are inverses. I know you solve it with composite functions f(g(x)) and g(f(x)), and I solved f(g(x)), but I can't seem to solve g(f(x)) to equal x, like it should. Can someone show me how to solve this? Thanks :)

*October 24, 2009 by Emily*

**Math**

1. Solve the equation. -6g = 42 a. g = 7 b. g = -7 c. g = 252 d. g = -252 2. Solve the equation. x/8 = 16 a. x = 128 b. x = 24 c. x = 8 d. x = 2 3. Solve the equation. 12m = 14.4 a. m = 120 b. m = 12 c. m = 1.2 d. m = 0.12 4. Solve the equation. x/3 = -15 a. x = 45 b. x = -45 ...

*September 1, 2015 by Malasia*

**Algebra**

To solve the system of equations, which expression could be substituted for x into the first equation? 3x-5y=14 x+4y=10 a)10-4y b)4y+10 c)(1/4)x+(5/2) d)(-1/4)x+(5/2) I have another problem just like this one so if you could explain how to solve this one I can (hopefully) ...

*July 27, 2007 by maddie*

**English**

1. He can not solve the math problem. 2. He cannot solve the math problem. 3. He can't solve the math problem. 4. He could not solve the math problem. 5. He couldnot solve the math problem. 6. He couldn't solve the math problem. (Are they all grammatical? What about #5? Is it ...

*July 16, 2013 by rfvv*

**algebra**

solve for the indicated letter. y=5x, solve for x d=55t, solve for t

*June 7, 2014 by Lisa*

**Math**

Solve P=P(base 0)e^kt Solve for t? I have no idea how to solve this

*October 17, 2014 by Eiban*

**Math**

Solve the system by addition or substitution. 3x – 4y = 8 6x – 2y = 10 Please get me on the correct track for 3x -4y =8 x=4, y=1 for 6x - 2y =10 x= 2, y= 1 Solve one equation for x. 3x = 4y + 8 x = (4y + 8)/3 Insert that value for x in the other equation and solve for y. Once ...

*May 20, 2007 by Amanda*

**algebra**

solve for the indicated variable: a. temperature formula solve for F: K=5/9(F-32)+273 b. annual interest rate solve for R: A=P+Prt im posting this the second time, but the first reply i got didn't help much :( can you show me how to do at least one of these?? thanks

*September 24, 2009 by narmin*

**Algebra Problem**

I've gotten confunsed. Please help. Solve: 2y-a = a + 3b ____ ______, for y 3 4 Please show how to solve this. If you mean (2y -a)/3 = (a + 3b)/4 then 2y - a = (3/4) (a + 3 b) 2y = (7/4) a + (9/4) b y = (7/8) a + (9/8) b f(x)=x(squared)-4x+9 solve for x

*August 30, 2005 by amy*

**Math**

Factor the polynomial P(x)=x^3-2x^2-13x-10. Then solve the equation P(x)=0. This is what I got: P(x)=(x+1)(x^2-3x-10) P(x)=(x+1)(x-5)(x+2) When it says solve the equation P(x)=0 does it means solve for x? If so then x=-1 or 5 or -2 Correct??? please and thank you

*April 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**equations & inequalities**

1.simplify this expression 4p+9+(-7p)+2=? a.3p+11 b.3p+7 {c.-3p+11} d.11p+11 2.solve this equation 4y+228=352 a.y=-31 {b.y=31} c.y=145 d.y=3 3.solve this inequality 3p-16<20 a. p<1/3 b. p<1 1/3 c. p<12 d. p<-12 4.solve this inequality 3b-7<32 a. b<5 b. b&...

*December 15, 2013 by cali*

**Algebra**

Simplify this expression (DO NOT solve for x) 5x+6(x+2)-8(x-3) I have no clue, can someone tell me how to solve it? Please don't tell me the answer, only how to solve it. Thanks :D

*January 15, 2015 by Me*

**calculus**

I am suposed to apply L'Hospitals rule to solve. I can't seem to solve it tho. could someone explain the steps to me? Thanks! the limit as x approaches infinity of: xe^(1/x)-x This is what I got so far: xe^(1/x)-x x(e^(1/x)-1) e^(1/x)-1/(1/x) Now its in the right form to solve...

*April 14, 2009 by Riley*

**Math help please**

1. Solve for x. 4(x - b) = x b = 4/3x b = 3/4x x = 4/3b x = 3/4b 2. Solve for y, then find the value of y when given x = 2. 6x = 7 - 4y -12 7/4 19/4 24 I need help solving these. Can you please explain how to solve these problems?

*October 2, 2013 by Charlotte*

**Algebra**

Solving quardratic equations using factoring. 2X^2+2X-4=0 The book says the answer is -2,1. I got the -2,1 but not in the order of -2,1. I used FOIL to solve. When I use -2,1 I don't can not solve. When I use 1,-2. I can solve. I am not clear.

*May 23, 2008 by G*

**Math**

Use your knowledge of exponents to solve. a) 1/2^x=1/(x+2) b) 1/2^x>1/x^2 So I know that these functions are rational functions.. and I am trying to solve for x. I tried to solve them by I keep getting stuck with the exponent 2 which is the exponential function.. Help please

*June 7, 2009 by Halle*

**algebra**

how would i work out the following problems solve each formula in terms of the given variable 1. 5d-2g=9 ;g The formula A=2h(l+w) gives the lateral area a of a rectangular solids with length l, width,w and height h. 2. solve this formula for h 3. solve this formula for l The ...

*September 22, 2008 by jessica*

**math**

Eight subtracted from six times a number is -134. What is the number? A) Translate the statement above into an equation that you can solve to answer this question. Do not solve it yet. Use x as your variable. solve for x

*February 21, 2013 by kelly*

**maths**

1.solve the set of linear equation by matrix method.a+3b+2c=3,2a-b-3c=-8,5a+2b+c=9 solve for a,b,c 2.solve by Guassian elimination method, (a)a+2b+3c=5,3a-b+2c=8,4a-6b-4c=-2, (b)

*March 3, 2015 by emmanuel konwei*

**Need all the help i can get**

Hi i'm pretty new to this and i don't know what to do?So i put these questions up im not sure if my answers will show up because i used color letters, but i need help checking and explaining steps N 108 is 36% of what number? Write and solve a proportion to solve the problem. ...

*January 7, 2016 by Rainbow Dash*

**Math check please**

1. Solve the system of equations y=2x^2-3 y=3x-1 a)no solution b)(-1/2,5),(2,-5/2) c)(-1/2,-5/2),(2,5)**** d)(1/2,5/2),(2,5) 2. How many real number solutions are there to the equation 0=-3x^2+x-4? a)0 ***** b)1 c)2 d)3 3.solve the equation by completing the square. if ...

*March 19, 2015 by Kendra*

**algebra**

i need help with these problems (either a solution or how to plug them into a graphing calculator): 1) Solve by substitution or elimination 4/x + 1/y + 2/z = 4 2/x + 3/y - 1/z = 1 1/x + 1/y + 1/z = 4 2)Solve the system of equations by substitution. x^2 + y^2 = 25 x - y = 7 3) ...

*April 5, 2011 by Alyssa*

**Math**

How do you solve for d? 16d - (4 - 5d) = -67 How do you solve for m? 2/7(4m - 18) = 12 How do you solve for b? 1/4(5b + 11) = 19 How do you solve for x? -5/6(9 + 2x) = 40

*September 26, 2013 by DIana*

**Math: ALGEBRA**

How to solve this??? Solve for x. a+b= a+xy Solve for w. 2w+2h+L=p Solve for r. r(s+t)=u

*October 8, 2014 by Matt *

**Algebra II**

1.Solve: x(x2 + 16) = 0 2.Solve: 2x3 + 6x2 – x – 3 = 0 3. Solve: 2x = x2

*January 11, 2008 by Christian*

**algebra**

solve the equation for x -2(2x-2)=2x for y 9x+y=9 solve theinequality 2x-6<8x+18 solve 0.14-0.01(x+2)=-0.02(3-x)

*November 8, 2014 by gary*

**Math**

How do I solve these problems, I really need help. Solve by substitution method 6x+5y=17 x=53-8y Solve by elimination method 2x+3y=5 4x+6y=10

*October 17, 2008 by Amy*

**How do I do this.?(Math.)**

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. y - 2x = -5 3y - x = 5 Solve one of the equations for x or y. Let's solve the first one for y: y - 2x = -5 y = 2x - 5 Now let's substitute 2x - 5 for y in the second equation to solve for x: 3(2x - 5) - x = 5 6x - ...

*February 5, 2007 by Margie*

**Maths**

solve the following pair of simultaneous equation: (x/a)+(y/b)=1 (x/b)+(y/a)=1 can someone help please?i have no idea how to solve it =( x/(ab) + y/b^2 = 1/b x/(ab) + y/a^2 = 1/a Subtract one from the other y(1/b^2 - 1/a^2) = 1/b - 1/a y(1/b + 1/a)(1/b - 1/a) = (1/b - 1/a) ...

*July 11, 2007 by Emma*

**subsitution method**

Can some one show me how to use the Substitution method to solve the system of these equations. x + y = -4 x - y = 2 x + y = 10 y = x + 8 on the first set. Solve for either x or y in either equation, then put that value into the other equation. Example: x + y = -4 x - y = 2 ...

*July 1, 2007 by mike*

**math**

please anwer these: 1) how can i multiply and divide polynomials containing radicals? 2) how can i solve radical equations? 3) how can i solve qudratic equations by factoring ? 4) how can i solve quadratic equations graphically ? thank you !!!!!

*August 13, 2014 by chen*

**algebra**

How do I solve this problem? (4x + 2)(x-3)=0 Set 4x+2 = 0 and solve for x. set x-3 = 0 and solve for x. You will have two answers for x.

*May 3, 2007 by pat*

**Maath**

Solve the equation for the indicated variable. 4x-3a-(10x+7a)=0 solve for x This is all I know how to do & don't know if it's even right. 4x-3a-(10x+7a)=0 solve for x 4x-3a-10x-7a=0 -6x-10a=0

*August 24, 2010 by Courtney*

**Precalculus**

Explain how to do these please. 1. solve x=log(base2)*1/8 by rewriting in exponential form. 2. Solve log(3x+1)=5 3. Solve log(base x)8=-1/2

*January 29, 2012 by Melinda*

**Algebra**

91. Find the domain of: y=-3x+1 a. all negative numbers b. x>0 c. all real numbers d. x=3 Can someone please show the work and how to solve this problem. There are many of these in my lessons and I don't understand how to solve them. Do you solve for x?

*May 7, 2010 by y912f*

**Trigonometry**

Hi, I really need help in understanding how to solve trig equations. How do you solve this equation? Solve the equation on the interval 0 < or equal to x < or equal to 2pi. sinx = (square root of 3)/2 I appreciate your help. Thank you!

*March 17, 2013 by Leah*

**Algebra 1--Please, help me!**

Solve the following equation by graphing the related function. 1. 4x^2 + 8x = 32 A: ? Use the Zero Product Property to solve the following equation. 2. x(x + 3) = 32 A: ? 3. Solve 3x^2 + 5 = 21. Round to the nearest hundredth. A: x = 5.33 x = 5.0 or 5?

*May 12, 2014 by Victoria*

**math**

solve the following trig equation : 7 = 8sin(1/2)x. I can solve this using the half-angle indentity. But i need to solve this using period and phase change equation. how do i do this?

*April 16, 2008 by shan*

**math**

1.solve for p 3(p+q)=p A.q=-2/3p B.q=-3/2p C.p=-2/3q D.p=-3/2q 2. solve for b then find the value of b when a=3 4a=2b-7 A.-9/2 B.5/2 C.19/2 D.17 3. solve for r d=rt A.r=dt B.r=t/d C.d/t D.r=d-t 4. find the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 90 and a lenth of 15. A.90 B....

*September 15, 2016 by oto*

**Matrh**

How do you solve this problem? The avera&e (aritmeticmean)of x and y is 5 and the avera&e of x, y, and z is 8. What is the value of z? (a)19 (b)14 (c)13 (d)11 (e)3 I solved it by addin 8+5=13 So I chose (c)13. But it's wron& and the answer is (b)14. How did they arrive at that...

*May 20, 2007 by Mack*

**math correction**

solve: x -8 = 4 + 8 +8 x = 12 my answer is x = 12 solve: 80 = 10x -- --- 10 10 8 = x my answer is x =8 solve: 3x= -12 -- --- 3 3 x = -4 my answer is x = -4 Solve: 12 -3x = 9 -12 -12 -3x = -3 --- --- -3 -3 x = 1 my answer is x = 1 ok on all of them.

*January 11, 2007 by jasmine20*

**Math- Algebra**

hi wat method would i use and how would i solve this system of equations x^2+xy=3 3x^2+2xy-2y^2=7 In your first equation, solve for y... you should have xy= -x^2+3... divide this by x... so y = x^2+3/x plug what you solved for y into your second equation and then solve for x

*May 21, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Trig**

h t t p : / / m a t h c e n t r a l . u r e g i n a . c a / Q Q / d a t a b a s e / Q Q . 0 9 . 9 9 / a n g e l a 2 . 2 . g i f give that picture how do I solve for (h) I know that you you From the diagram tan(3.5) = h/(13 + x) and tan(9) = h/x. Solve the second equation for x...

*August 27, 2009 by Trig*

**math 12**

i got the wrong answer from the back, and i know that imnot dooing it right. please try to help me on this hard question. THE ANSWER WAS:16 solve the equation: 3log(x-15)= (1/4)^x i dont know how to solve it algerbrically. the teacher doesn't want us to solve it graphically. ...

*June 2, 2011 by kajal *

**Pre-Algebra**

Can someone please show me how to solve these problems step-by-step so that I can understand how to do them? 1.Use inverse operations to write a related inequality and solve for the variable: d/6 < 12 2.Use inverse operations to solve the inequality: m-27=85 3.Use ...

*May 1, 2009 by mysterychicken*

**Calculus - Seperable Equations**

Solve the separable differential equation (dy/dx)=y(1+x) for y and find the exact value for y(.3). dy/dx = y(1+x) dy/y = (1+x)dx Integral (dy/y) = Integral (1+x)dx ln (y) = x + (1/2)x^2 + C y = e^(x + (1/2)x^2 + C) y(0.3) = e^(0.345 + C) I am stuck here. How do I solve for C ...

*June 26, 2007 by COFFEE*

**Help, Math.**

Solve: 3e2x + 2 = 50 a. ln 8 b. ln 0.25 c. ln 14 d. 0.5ln 16 --------- Solve: 1 = 7 ex a. ln 1/7 b. ln 1/7 c. ln 7 d. ln 7 ------------ Solve: e3x = 8 a. ln 5 b. 3 ln 8 c. ln 8 3 d. ln 3 8 ---------- ln 1 √ e a. -√e b. -1 2 c. 1 e d. 1 2

*May 21, 2013 by Holly*

**alegbra II**

14. Solve the inquality -3(r-11) + 15 equal or greater than 9. 15.Solve the inequality: -2 < 4z = 10 lessthan or equal to 12. 16. Solve the inequality 2x-5 less than or equal to 10 or 33 - 4x < 5 17. Solve the inequality 3 | m -4 | > 6

*May 4, 2008 by PJ.*

**Algebra**

Hello, can someone tell me if I got the following solve and check work correct? 1. solve and check 1/2x = 3 5/6 1/2x = 3 5/6 1/2x = 23/6 3x = 23/3 x = 23/3 And to check for it 1/2x = 3 5/6 1/2x = 23/6 46x = 6 x = 6/46 x = 3/23 2. Solve and check 3x + 2 / 2 = 7 3x + 2 / 2 = 7 ...

*April 13, 2010 by Tamir*

**Algebra 2**

How do I answer this f(x) = x - 3 (x + 4)^(1/2) and am asked how to solve for x when y = -5 I have no idea how to do this and know that I could just solve it by guess and checking but I want to know how to do this algebraically when plugging in the -5 and trying to solve for x...

*May 26, 2009 by Dylan*

**ALGEBRA 1!PLZ HELP!**

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. y - 2x = -5 3y - x = 5 Solve the first equation for y. y = 2x-5 Substitute that for y in the second equation and solve for x. Then use the value of x to substitute back into the first equation and solve for y. Post ...

*November 6, 2006 by SANDRO!*

**Advanced Functions/ Precalculus Log**

1. Evaluate 4^(log base4 64) + 10^(log100) 2. Write 1+log(base2)x^3 as a single logarithm 3. Write log(base b)√(x^3 y z^6) 4. Solve log(base 2)x-log(base 2)6=log(base 2)5+2log(base 2)3 5. Solve 3^(2x) = 9(81^x) 6. Solve 3^(2x)=7^(3x-1). Round answer to two decimal places...

*December 19, 2013 by Jessie*

**Math**

I need help with these three problems. They are on a Study Guide and I need some refreshing up of how to do them. 17. Solve the equation using the zero product property... -8n(5n+3) 19. Solve the equation by factoring 5z^2-2z-3=0 20. Solve the equation by completing the square...

*May 26, 2009 by Amy*

**math**

I need help with these three problems. They are on a Study Guide and I need some refreshing up of how to do them. 17. Solve the equation using the zero product property... -8n(5n+3) 19. Solve the equation by factoring 5z^2-2z-3=0 20. Solve the equation by completing the square...

*May 26, 2009 by Amy*

**Math**

I need help with these three problems. They are on a Study Guide and I need some refreshing up of how to do them. 17. Solve the equation using the zero product property... -8n(5n+3) 19. Solve the equation by factoring 5z^2-2z-3=0 20. Solve the equation by completing the square...

*May 27, 2009 by Amy*

**MATH**

in a contest, Bello. Adamu, and Lawi are asked to solve a mathematical problem. the probability that they solve the problem correctly are 1/5, 2/3, and 2/5. find the probability that:(1)None of them solve the problem correctly(2)At least one of them solve the problem correctly...

*January 13, 2016 by biliyaminu*

**math**

1. solve by using the quadratic formula. 5x^2+x=3 2. solve by completing the square. x^2=5x+2 3.solve by using the square roots method. 5(x-2)^2=3

*March 30, 2008 by mary*

**Precalc**

I have a couple questions, I need to know how to solve these type of problems. X^2 -4< X + 16 5/n+2 - 5/n = 2/3n 2X^3-x^2-6X + 1/ X^2 + 5x - 8 1) rearragne the terms to get x^2-x-20<0 (x-5)(x+4)<0 which means that one term can be negative, or -4<x<5 check that. ...

*June 14, 2007 by <3 A*

**Math**

The graph of the equation y=4-x consists of all the points in the coordinate plane that satisfy the equation. List 5 points that satisfy y= 4-x. Also, what do you think is the minimum number of points you need to plot in order to draw the graph of y=4-x. Please explain Set y=0...

*November 21, 2006 by victoria*

**math**

is these answers correct? solve the equation: 2x^2 +8x - 17=(x +2)^2= x=-7,3 solve (v-5)^2-63=0, where v is a real number, simplify answer as much as possible. v=3 square root 7+5,-3 square root7+5 v``12.93725, -2.937254 use the quadratic formula to solve for x. 4x^2x-4=0 =x=1...

*October 31, 2010 by lee*

**Math**

1) Solve: 8x ¨C (6x + 4) = 8 x = -2 2) -7x > 1/15 the solution set is: {x | x > -105} 3) Solve 5> -4x + 4 or 10 ¡Ü -4x +3 the solution to the inequality is: [-¡Þ, -7/4] U [-1/4,¡Þ] 4) Use < or > to make the statement true: -9 < 3 5) Graph the inequality on a ...

*November 5, 2008 by Algebra HELP!!!*

**Algebra: Steve **

I already asked this question,I just wanted to clarify the answer. Problem: The polynomial f(x) has degree 3. If f(-1)=15, f(0)=0, f(1)=-5, f(2)=12, then what are the x-intercepts of the graph of f? Steve: clearly, f(0) = 0 so, f(x) = ax^3+bx^2+cx = x(ax^2+bx+c) -1(a-b+c) = 15...

*November 15, 2014 by Trish Goal*

**Math**

HOW WOULD I SOLVE SOMETHING LIKE THIS, IT IS AN EXAMPLE I MADE UP. ITS SIMILAR TO THE ONE I HAVE. I DONT GET IT. THERE ARE TWO UNKNOW VARILABLES AND SOME NUMBERS. HOW DO I POSSIBLE SOLVE THIS. MAYBE I DONT HAVE TO SOLVE ANYTHING THAT IS WHAT I WAS THINKING. QUESTION: 2x^2-10x/...

*February 1, 2007 by Sammy*

**math right triangle**

the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 1 inch longer than one leg and 8 inches longer than the other. Find the length of each side of the triangle. Let l1, l2 be the legs. l1^2 + l2^2 = h^2 but h= l1+1 and h= l2 + 8 solve these for l1, l2, put them in the first equation and ...

*December 5, 2006 by darren*

**Math, Please Help! I don't understand!**

I need help because I don't understand how to solve this equation. 37. x/a - 1 = y/b for x So... does it mean solve for x? 39. V = 1/3 * pi * radius^2 * h for h So... does it mean solve for h? As you can see, I am really confused. Please help.

*November 4, 2014 by Alexandra*

**Physics**

A fully loaded elevator weighing 2000 lbs accelerates upward from rest, attaining its rated velocity of 20 fps upon reaching a height of 25 ft. Solve for the tension on the cable lifting the elevator. What is the minimum required power of the lifting motor if 10% is allowed ...

*August 5, 2015 by Aries*

**Calculus**

Let h(x)= x^3 + 4x -2. Let g(x) represent the inverse of h(x). Find g(14). I know that if (a, f(a)) is on h(x), then (f(a), a) will be on g(x). I also know that if f^-1(a)=b if f(b)=a. I thought that if I could find the x value(s) at which h(x)=14, I would be able to find g(14...

*March 31, 2009 by Kelly*

**math**

determine the equation of the line in y=mx+b form that passes through 1. (-8,1) & (-9, 2) 2. (3,7) & (-5, 9) 3, (-4,0) & (4,6) Part B ) For each equation Rewreite the y=mx+b equation in general form Ax+by+c=0 where A is positive b and C are integers In each problem, put in x,y...

*February 8, 2007 by thomas*

**Algebra**

PLease ,Please ,Please help me solve this problems #1 Since x = 3y-4, -3(3y-4)+4y = -3 now just solve for y and then x #2 Since x = 4+4y, -(4+4y) = 4y=-4 or something Again, solve for y, then x

*October 9, 2014 by Anonymous*

**maths**

I need explanation to this question.solve 48 base12 multiply by 15 base12.i can solve it by first converting to base ten and back to base 12,but i need to be able to solve directly in base12.Thanks

*September 29, 2015 by james*

**MATH**

1.) solve the equation 2 x - 3 = 15 A. x=6 B. x=9 C. x=24 D. x = 36 2.) Solve the equation r - 4 = 11 --- 3 r = 45 r = 35 r= 33 r = 28 3.) solve the equation 7+ 3 m = 28 m = 18 m = 11 2 divide by 3 m = 9 m = 7 PLEASE HELP MS. SUE

*April 30, 2015 by Priscilla*