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algebra
The force needed to keep a car from skidding on a curve varies jointly as the weight of the car and the square of its speed and inversely as the radius of the curve. If 182lb of force keep a 1800lb car from skidding on a curve of radius 600ft at 30 mph, what force would keep ...

math
Designer Dolls, Inc. found that the number N of dolls sold varies directly with their advertising budget A and inversely with the price P of each doll. The company sold 5200 dolls when \$26,000 was spent on advertising and the price of a doll was set at \$30. Determine the ...

MATH NEED HELP!
I have four questions in one. 1. A library crew can shelve books in six hours. Another crew can do the job in four hours. If the first crew begins and is joined by the second crew one hour later, how many hours will it take to finish the job? 2. Find a quadratic function f(x)=...

Math
on Mindy's guitar, the frequency of a vibrating string varies inversely as the length of the string. When a guitar string of "s" inches in length that vibrates at a frequency of 80 cycles per second is shortened to 6 inches in length, it vibrates at a frequency of 120 cycles ...

Algebra
Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 6 inches wide, 2 inches high, and 12 feet long can support a maximum of 14 tons. ...

Algebra
Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 6 inches wide, 2 inches high, and 12 feet long can support a maximum of 14 tons. ...

Mathematics
Suppose that the maximum weight that a certain type of rectangular beam can support varies inversely as its length and jointly as its width and the square of its height. Suppose also that a beam 4 inches wide, 3 inches high, and 18 feet long can support a maximum of 3 tons. ...

Math
Designer Dolls, Inc. found that the number of dolls sold, N, varies directly as their advertising budget, A, and inversely as the price of each doll, P. Designer Dolls, Inc. sold 12,000 dolls when \$50,000 was spent on advertising and the price of the doll was set at \$50. ...

Math
At the start of the week, the amount of money in Howard's bank account varies directly with the number of hours he worked and inversely with the number of hours he spent shopping the past week. If has \$2,000 in his bank account the week after spending 25 hours working and 4 ...

college algebra
The electrical resistance of a wire of a given material varies as its length and inversely as the square of the diameter. if a wire 300 feet long and 0.05 inches in diameter has a resistance of 30 ohms, (a) find the resistance of a wire which is 1000 feet long and 0.02 inch in...

Algebra 2
Designer Dolls, Inc. found that the number N of dolls sold varies directly with their advertising budget A and inversely with the price P of each doll. The company sold 1,800 dolls when \$34,000.00 was spent on advertising, and the price of a doll was set at \$25.00. Determine ...

Algebra 2
On some tubes of caulking, the diameter of the circular nozzle opening can be adjusted to produce lines of varying thickness. The table shows the length (L) of caulking obtained from a tube when the nozzle opening has diameter (d) and cross-sectional area (A). 31) Does L vary ...

Physics
If two different masses have the same kinetic energy, their momenta are: a. proportional to the squares of their masses b. proportional to their masses c. proportional to the square roots of their masses d. inversely proportional to their masses e. inversely proportional to ...

math
i kinda need help with these 2 please: assume (y) varies direcly as (x) if (x)=32 when (y)=6, what is the value of k? and (y) varies directly as (x) find the constant when (x)=0.5, and (y)=0.3 and can someone also explain what they mean by find the constant and how 2 do it in ...

physics
If two different masses have the same kinetic energy, their momenta are: 1. inversely proportional to their masses 2. inversely proportional to the square roots of their masses 3. proportional to the squares of their masses 4. proportional to their masses 5. proportional to ...

precalculus
The acceleration acting on a falling object due to gravity varies inversely with the square of the object's distance from the center of Earth. At the surface of Earth, where x = 1 Earth radius, the acceleration is y = 9.8 m/s2 1. Use the multiply-multiply pattern of power ...

Criminology
Why is it important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? Be concise. Does anyone know where I can get information to find out why it is important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? I need to be concise.

Math WORD PROBLEM
The time in hours it takes a satellite to complete an orbit around the earth varies directly as the radius of the orbit (from the center of the earth) and inversely as the orbital velocity. If a satellite completes an orbit 860 miles above the earth in 12 hours at a velocity ...

The volume V of a gas varies inversly as pressure P is exerted. If V is 3.5 liters when P is 5 atmospheres, find V when P is 8 atmospheres. Answer: 2.188 liters 2) If y varies jointly as x and the cube of z, and y=378 when x=4 and z=3, find y when x=9 and z=2. Answer: y=252

Algebra II --- Variation, Progression, and theorem
1. If y varies inversely as x, and y = 12 when x = 6, what is K, the variation constant? A. 1⁄3 C. 72 B. 2 D. 144 2. Use the remainder theorem and the factor theorem to determine whether (y – 3) is a factor of (y4 + 2y2 – 4). A. The remainder is 0 and, therefore, (y...

Physics
How does the electrical force relate to the charge of an object? It is inversely proportional to the square of the charge. It is directly proportional to the square of the charge. It is inversely proportional to the charge. It is directly proportional to the charge.

criminology
Why is it important to consider inversely the nexus between theory and policy? It is far more important to consider writing skills and clarity of communication. Can you possibly explain the meaning of consider inversely the nexus? Hmmm. "... consider inverseley the nexus...

alegebra
1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: , where C is a constant, and...

maths
can you explain to me how to do this question i know i have to use differential equations but im not sure how to form an equation for inversely proportional question states grain is being poured at a steady rate to form a pile with height h, the rate at which the height is ...

economics- opportunity cost
how does opportunity cost vary? why does opportunity cost vary? for why i put: Opportunity cost is different for every individual. It varies depending on the choice you make. i'm not sure about "how" it varies though.

Algebra 2
Find the distance between the points (12, 8) and (4, 2). 100 units 14 units 10 units –10 units Find the midpoint of the points (3, 1) and (7, –5). (1, 6) (2, 1) (2, –3) (5, –2) Find the vertex and focus of the parabola whose equation is 4y = x2 + 4. V(0, 4), F(0, 3) V(...

Math-Algebra
1. The area of a square varies directly as the square of its side. If the side is halved, what would be the effect on its area? 2. If y varies directly as the square of x, what will happen to y when x is tripled?

Physics
I have a hard time solving this problem. The weight of an object at the surface of a planet is proportional to the planet's mass and inversely proportional to the square of the radius of the planet. Jupiter's radius is 11 times Earth's and its mass is 320 times Earth's. An ...

math
Studying for a final help. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets,but did you know that the weight of an object on earth aalso varies according to the elevation of an object? In oparticular, the weight of an object follows this equation: w=cr...

The angular speed of digital video discs (DVDs) varies with whether the inner or outer part of the disc is being read. (CDs function in the same way.) Over a 133 min playing time, the angular speed varies from 570 rpm to 1600 rpm. Assuming it to be constant, what is the ...

algebra
If x is inversely proportional to y, and x=60 when y=0.5, find x when y =12

Algebra 2
If y is inversely proportional to x and y=12 when x=2, what is the value of x when y=3? A. 2 B. 3 C. 8 D. 12

algebra
If y is inversely proportional to x, and y=8 when x=2, find y when x=5

Math-II
If C is inversely proportional to T, when C=1/6 and T=4/7, find C when T=10.

maths
if x and y vary inversely and x=18 when y=8,find x when y=16

Alegrbra 1
x and y vary inversely, and y = 3 when x = 6. Find y when x = 9. A. 2 B. 4.5 C. 12 D. 18

math
The variables x and y vary inversely. When y is 24, x is 8. What is y when x is 4?

math
i posted this can you explain to me how to do this question i know i have to use differential equations but im not sure how to form an equation for inversely proportional question states grain is being poured at a steady rate to form a pile with height h, the rate at which the...

math
i posted this can you explain to me how to do this question i know i have to use differential equations but im not sure how to form an equation for inversely proportional question states grain is being poured at a steady rate to form a pile with height h, the rate at which the...

An object's weight is dependent upon its location in the universe. Why is this true? A. This is true because weight is the magnitude of gravitational force acting on an object, and since gravitational force varies in different places in the universe, weight also varies. B. ...

i posted this can you explain to me how to do this question i know i have to use differential equations but im not sure how to form an equation for inversely proportional question states grain is being poured at a steady rate to form a pile with height h, the rate at which the...

Physics
Wave velocity is inversely proportional to what?

math
for the function f,y=f(x) is inversely proportional to x, where x>0. If f (3)=6 what is the value of f(2)?

Algebra
y is inversely to x. If y=300 when x=4, find y when x=150

Math
if e and f are inversely proportional and e=3 when f=9, then what is the value of e when f=3^-1? Please help.

powerline
the resistance of the material in inversely proportional to its

Math: Direct Variation
I really don't get direct variation and I took a test on it and bombed it but now I can correct it so if anyone can just explain it to me I'd be really grateful. :) Generally, direct variation means that as one of the variables assumes increasing positive values the other ...

INT. Algebra
suppose that W is inversely proportional to V. If W = 63 when V = 9, find W when V = 81

Algebra
When j = 33 m = 2 and p = 1/4 of j vaires directly with m and inversely with p what is the constant variation

math
if n veries inversely as (y^2-1) and is equal to 24,when y=10. then find the value of n, when y=5

algebra
9. 9/5w + 8/w ** Cannot be simplified. Am I correct?? 14. The number of instrctions N performed per second by a computer varies directly as the speed S of the computer's internal processor. A processor with a speed of 20 megahertz an perform 1,800,000 instructions per second. ...

people
1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: , where C is a constant, and...

algebra
You may have to convert from feet to miles several times in this assignment. You can use 1 mile = 5,280 feet for your conversions. 1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on earth also varies ...

Physics
The vector position of a 3.45 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to 1 = 3 + 3t + 2t2 where t is in seconds and is in centimeters. At the same time, the vector position of a 5.00 g particle varies as 2 = 3 − 2t2 − 6t. Determine the vector ...

Physics
The vector position of a 3.45 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to 1 = 3 + 3t + 2t2 where t is in seconds and is in centimeters. At the same time, the vector position of a 5.00 g particle varies as 2 = 3 − 2t2 − 6t. Determine the vector ...

Physics
The vector position of a 3.45 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to 1 = 3 + 3t + 2t2 where t is in seconds and is in centimeters. At the same time, the vector position of a 5.00 g particle varies as 2 = 3 − 2t2 − 6t. Determine the vector ...

Physics
The vector position of a 3.45 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to 1 = 3 + 3t + 2t2 where t is in seconds and is in centimeters. At the same time, the vector position of a 5.00 g particle varies as 2 = 3 − 2t2 − 6t. Determine the vector ...

Chemistry
Is rate of evaporation directly or inversely related to molecular weight

Math
Suppose that z is inversely proportional to y and that z=12 when y=16. Write an equation that expresses z in terms of y.

Math
The resistance(r)of a wire varies directly as the length(L)of the wire and inversely as the square of the diameter(d). If the resistance is 9ohms in 50ft of wire that has a diameter of 0.05in, find the resistance in 50ft of a similar wire that has a diameter of 0.02in. ...

electronics and circuits
A circuit that combines two or more signals is called a mixer. In this lab, your goal is to build a mixer that combines the signals generated by two voltage sources, V1 and V2, where: V1 is a 1 kHz square wave that varies between 0V and +1V, and V2 is a 5 kHz sine wave that ...

Physics
Wavw velocity is inversely proportional to what? (a) period (b) wavelength (c) amplitude (d) All of these

science
In electromagnetic waves, frequency is inversely proportional to Fast Please. I do not understand this

Algebra2
suppose c and d vary inversely and d=2 when c=17 write an equation that models that variation find d when c=68

Economics
If demand is price elastic, total revenue is a.directly related to quantity demanded b.inversely related to quantity demanded c.directly related to price d.directly related to price and inversely related to quantity demanded e.not related to either price or to quantity demanded

algebra
15. To travel a fixed distance, the number of gallons needed is inversely proportional to the miles per gallon rating P of the car that gets 42 miles per gallon (mpg) needs 33 gallons to travel the distance. a. Find an equation of variation N= b. A car that gets 77 mpg needs ...

Physics
The vector position of a 3.00 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to the following equation. r1 = <(3i+3j)t + 2jt^2> At the same time, the vector position of a 5.85 g particle varies according to the following equation. r2 = <3i - 2it^2 - 6jt>...

Math-Algebra
1. The surface area of a cube varies directly as the square of its edge. Find its surface are. 2. A certain object traveling at 24 meters per second has a kinetic energy of 72 joules. If the kinetic energy of that object varies directly as the square of its velocity, find the ...

Economics
Why are the multiplier and MPS inversely related? If net exports increase, is this a leakage or an injection?

math
Suppose that x and y vary inversely and that y=1/6 when x = 3. Write a function that models the inverse variation and find y when x = 10.

Math
m is inversely proportional to n^2, where m and n are positive numbers. If m is increased by 1500% , find the percentage change in n. THANKS.

MATH...PLZ HELP
The width of the Confidence Interval is inversely related to the Maximum Error of Estimate. T or F? Why or why not?

ALGEBRA
1. Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: , where C is a constant, and...

Math-Algebra
1. The force (in Newtons) applied to an object varies jointly as its mass and acceleration. How much force is needed to accelerate a 25 kg object by 3 m/s^2? 2. The potential energy of an object varies jointly as its mass and height from the ground. If the potential energy of ...

Win 1010” AM radio broadcasts at 1010KHz. Determine the wavelength of its signal, knowing that all radio waves travel at 3.00 X 10^8 m/s. f=1010kHz v=3.00 X10^8 m/s v=F X lambda lambda= 2.9 X 10^5 For a particular type of wave in a particular medium why must f and lambda be ...

calculus
Write and then solve for y = f(x) the differential equation for the statement: "The rate of change of y with respect to x is inversely proportional to y^4."

chemistry
for an ideal gas which pair of varibles are inversely proportional to each other if all factors remain constant?

Science
In electromagnetic waves, frequency is inversely proportional to A. Amplitude. B. Wave speed. C. Wavelength. D. ReflectioN. Is the answer C? Thank you

Physics
The vector position of a 3.80 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to the following equation. r1=(3i+3j)t+2jt^2 At the same time, the vector position of a 5.35 g particle varies according to the following equation. r2=3i-2it^2-6jt For each equation, t is ...

physics
The vector position of a 3.80 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to the following equation. r1=(3i+3j)t+2jt^2 At the same time, the vector position of a 5.35 g particle varies according to the following equation. r2=3i-2it^2-6jt For each equation, t is ...

Science
What is the relationship between the number of gas particles and pressure. Are these two variables directly proportional or do they vary inversely?

chemistry
why would dipole moment increase with temperature for a planar molecule? even though those are inversely related...

Math
Can anyone give me an example of a situation that is inversely proportional and one that is direct? Also tell me the difference between the two.

Chemistry
Which of the following have quantized values? The question may have more than one correct answer. 1. The pitch of a note played on a slide trombone because the pitch varies based on the position of the slide. 2. The pitch of a note played on a flute because the pitch is ...

1. The number of calculators Mrs. Hopkins can buy for the classroom varies inversely as the cost of each calculator. She can buy 24 calculators that cost \$60 each. How many calculators can she buy if they cost \$80 each? A: ? 2. Jeffs builds model train layouts. He has \$75 to ...

Math
Many people know that the weight of an object varies on different planets, but did you know that the weight of an object on Earth also varies according to the elevation of the object? In particular, the weight of an object follows this equation: w=Cr^-2 , where C is a constant...

algebra
if y varies directly as x, and y is -60 when x is -5, find y when x is 3 The mass of an object varies directly as its volume. The mass of the object is 150 grams when its volume is 600 cm3. Find the mass of the object when the volume is 950 cm3

math
Task 2 (6 points) Suppose you’re having a birthday party at the local bowling alley. 1. You’re trying to figure out how many people you can afford to invite. The number of guests you can invite to your party varies inversely with the price per bowler at the alley. Explain ...

algebra
First: solve for k. Then, go back to the original equation c=k(d-3) and solve for c when d is ten. Second: Area=k*s^2 Put in the fist conditions, solve for k. Then, knowing k, solve for A when is eight. direct variation 1)if c varies directly as d-3, and if c=16 when d=7, find...

Algebra 2
Need help on the #13-20. 13. What is the quotient of d − 2 ) d 4 − 6d 3 + d + 17 __________________ ? A. d 3 − 4d 2 − 8d − 15 R −13 B. d 3 − 8d 2 + 16d − 31 R 79 C. d 3 − 4d 2 + 9d + 35 D. d 3 − 8d 2 + 17d − 17 ...

Algerbra
y varies directly as x, and y=20 when x=5

Algebra
y varies directly as x, and y=20 when x=5

Math>> Help!!
If y varies as x, and x = 9 when y = 15, find y when x = 33.

math
Y varies directly as X,Y=32 when X=4

math
Set up the general equation from the given statement: m is proportional to the square of n and inversely proportional to both y and x.

Physics
The vector position of a 3.40 g particle moving in the xy plane varies in time according to the following equation. At the same time, the vector position of a 5.05 g particle varies according to the following equation. For each equation, t is in s and r is in cm. Solve the ...

algebra
If y varies jointly with x and z, and y=24 when x=3 and z=2, then the value of x when y=6 and z=0.5 is 12 6 1 3 1/3

math
z varies with w and z=30 when w=0.6 what is the constant proportinal? what is z when w=10

college algebra
u varies inversly as n

ALGEBRA 2
y varies directly with x, and y = 2 when x = 5. What is the value of x when y = 15? A. x = 25 B. x = 10 C. x = 6 D. x = 37.5

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