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English
Are these correct? The beginning of the sentences before "the skiers" are they still considered part of the noun phrase, or are they considered a prepositional phrase, or something different? I believe they are part of the noun phrase, but not sure. The part in the [ ] is what...
November 16, 2008 by Megan

Math
Rectangle EFGH is graphed on a coordinate plane with vertices at E(-3,5), F(6,2), G(4,-4),and H (-5,-1). Find the slopes of each side. What do you notice about the slopes of opposite sides? What do you notice about the slopes of adjacent sides?
January 8, 2016 by Anonymous nerd

pre-calc
determine if the following lines are parallel, perpendicular or neither. Explain your reasoning. -2x+3y=3 2x+3y=3 Rewrite them in y = mx + b form to get the slopes, m. The lines are parallel of the slopes are the same. They are perpendicular if the product of the slopes is -1 ...
January 10, 2007 by britteny

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
November 8, 2012 by John

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
November 14, 2012 by joey

statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
November 15, 2012 by joey

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
November 16, 2012 by John

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
November 18, 2012 by John

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
December 17, 2012 by Jill

Statistics
Suppose the correlation between two variables is -0.57. If each of the y-values is multiplied by -1, which of the following is true about the new scatterplot? It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is -0.57 It slopes up to the right, and the correlation is +0.57 It ...
December 18, 2012 by Jill

Economis
A demand curve that is unit elastic everywhere is a. linear and slopes downward b. linear and slopes upward c. vertical d. horizontal e. nonlinear
January 19, 2010 by Rosa

Geology/Glaciers
Why do north facing slopes on mountains support glaciers today while south facing slopes do not?
November 12, 2008 by Charlie

math helper plese
2 isosceles triangles have the same height. The slopes of the sides of triangle A are double the slopes of the corresponding sides of triangle B. How do the lengths of their bases compare? A. The base of A is quadruple that of B. The base of A is double that of B. C. The base ...
January 17, 2011 by Kelly

alg.
Determine which two equations represent perpendicular lines. a) y=2x - 6 b) y=1/2x + 6 c) y= -1/2x + 6 d) y= 1/2x - 6 I know that perpendicular lines have negative recipricals, but I'm having trouble with this problem. I think the answer is b & c because they are both 1/2 and ...
July 30, 2007 by lacy

calculus
The slopes of the tangent lines to the graph of the function f(x) increase as x increases. At what rate do the slopes of the tangent lines increase? f(x) = x2 – 1 Thanks for the help.. really need it.
September 21, 2010 by john

calculus
The slopes of the tangent lines to the graph of the function f(x) increase as x increases. At what rate do the slopes of the tangent lines increase? f(x) = x2 – 6 PLZZ help
September 21, 2010 by Amanda

calc
The differential equation dy dx equals the quotient of x and y squared. will have a slope field with negative slopes in quadrant I will have a slope field with positive slopes in all quadrants will produce a slope field with columns of parallel tangents
July 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Calculus
dy/dx=x/(x-4) I.will have a slope field with negative slopes in quadrant I II.will have a slope field with positive slopes in all quadrants III.will produce a slope field with columns of parallel tangents
February 18, 2016 by John

MATH
For the floor plans given in exercise27, determine whether the side through the points (2, 3) and (11, 6) is perpendicular to the side through the points (2, 3) and (-3, 18). Compute the slopes of the two lines. If the product of the slopes is -1, then te lines are ...
February 14, 2007 by stacy

math
how do i make slopes?

Which statement is true for any linear system of two equations in two variables? A) The system is independent if the slopes of the two lines are equal. B) The system is inconsistent if the y-intercepts of the two lines are equal. C) The system is independent if the graphs of ...
March 20, 2014 by Shawna

Math
Since the slopes are the same in the below problem what does that mean? x= 4y - 1 x + 1 + 4y y= 1/4x + 1/4
June 6, 2014 by Emily

math
this problem seems with too many numbers that i don't know where to start. or even how.I have to answer the problem on top not the one that says number 27. The problem: Geometry. For the floor plans given in exercise 27, determine whether the side through the points (2,3) and...
December 22, 2006 by jasmine20

math 10 slopes eqaution!!! HELP! please
solve and comparison: a)4x-9y+4 6x+15y=-13 im so lost!!!!!
March 15, 2009 by helpme!!!!!!!!!

Math
A. L1: (0,-1), (5,9) L2: (0,3), (4,1) The lines are perpendicular because there slopes product equal -1. The point they intersect is (1.6,2.2).(Is this true and how do you solve it)
February 9, 2011 by Khylisha

math
Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a) Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b) Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x=-20
December 15, 2013 by kavi

math
*Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a)Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b)Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x= -20
January 6, 2014 by kavi

math
Consider the function g(x)=x/x-7. a) Summarize the increasing and decreasing intervals. b) Compare the slopes of the tangents at the points where i) x=7.5 and x=20 ii) x=6.5 and x=-20 Do it for me please...
December 27, 2013 by Krish

math-slopes
>wat is an equation of the line that passes through the point (4,-6) >and has a slope of -3??? some one plzzz help me those are the choices >y= -3x+6 >y=-3x-6 >y=-3x+10 >y=-3x+14
February 1, 2010 by nahla taher

1) The linear function f(x) contains the points (-10, -29) and (-2, 83). If g(x) = 25x - 50, which statement is true? A. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have positive slopes. <<< B. The functions f(x) and g(x) both have negative slopes. C. The function f(x) has a ...
May 22, 2014 by David

Geometry
Can someone show me how to solve this? Someone tried to explain it to me-I didn't get it.A line contains the points (3, -4) and (5, 2). Another line graphed in the same coordinate plane contains the points (0, 5) and (-2, -1). Based on the slopes of these lines are they ...
July 24, 2007 by Jim

Math
Are the lines 3x-14y=9 and 14x+3y=3 parallel, perpendicular, or neither? Is it perpendicular because the slopes are -14/3,3/14
February 3, 2010 by Jaison

if two lines are parallel and the slope of the lines is m,what is the product of their slopes?
October 23, 2009 by Anonymous

Lines and Slopes Math
A line is perpendicular to x+3y-4=0 and has the same y-intercept as 2x+5y-20=0. Find an equation for the line
January 6, 2011 by Mathew

math
The slopes of the two lines are given. Conclude whether the lines are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. a)m=2/3,m=4/6 b)m=3/4,m=-4/3 c)m=2,m=-2 d)m=1,m=-1 e)m=1/5,m=0.2 f)m=2 1/4, m=-4/9
January 24, 2010 by dylan

slopes
what is the slope of the line (4,9) and (2,9)?
October 1, 2014 by Sara

math
Determine which tow equations represent perpendicular line. (a) y= 3/8 x -4 (b) y= 4x - 3/8 (c) y= - 1/4 x + 3/8 (d) y= 1/4 x - 3/8 b and c. Perpendicular lines have slopes which are negative reciprocals of each other. So 4 and -1/4 work.
May 26, 2007 by Dee

Gr 10 math - finding slopes in shapes
Is the slope 3/4 the same as -3/-4? In other words, do the negatives cancel each other out and become a positive number? Thanks!
March 23, 2014 by iza

Math
Systems of equations with different slopes and different y-intercepts have more than one solution. A. Always B. Sometimes C. Never I think it's B.
February 5, 2016 by Kinu

physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
September 15, 2011 by Anonymous

precalc
what are the slopes of the asymptotes of the hyperbola: (x^2)/9 - (y^2)/4 = 1
February 24, 2008 by Kristen

Physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
June 7, 2015 by Nguyen Ha

Physics
You and your friend are sledding on two sides of a triangle-shaped hill. On your side, the hill slopes up at 30.0° from the horizontal; on your friend's side, it slopes down at the same angle. You do not want to climb up the hill, so you tell your friend to thread a rope ...
June 7, 2015 by Average

Math 116A
I have been out of school for a very long time and I just enrolled to take some classes online and I am having a lot of trouble with my math. I just cannot seem to understand what it is that they want. Is there anyone that can help me with this. I am desperate. We are doing ...
January 24, 2009 by Robert

I NEED HELP AND FAST!
can anyone help me on finding slopes of a line?
February 11, 2009 by anonymous

english
The slopes of the mountain are covered with trees.
November 11, 2010 by neshia

Physics
I have a few questions to answer and I don't know how to start answering them. 1. On a position time graph, compare the instantaneous velocities of an object when the tangent to the curve slopes upward to the right, when the tangent slopes downward to the right, and when the ...
February 3, 2011 by Sups

math
Can someone please check my work?? 16. The bigger the number the slope is in the equation, what do you notice happens to the graph? When the slope, m, gets bigger the line will become steeper. My Answer~~ As the slope, m, gets bigger the line gets steeper 17.What common ...
October 29, 2015 by Abby

CALCULUS
X2 + Y4 = 16 find the slopes of the 2 tangent lines to the curve from (5,1)
October 8, 2010 by Michael

Calculus (derivatives)
find the slopes at the indicated points y = 3 + 5x - 3x^3 (0,3), (1/2, 41/8), (2,-11)
October 13, 2011 by Nemo

Math
Center at (2,-5), conjugate axis parallel to the y-axis, slopes at asymptotes numerically one-sixteenth times the length of the latus rectum, and distance between foci is 2sqrt145.
May 14, 2015 by Allyssa

Math
Center at (2,-5), conjugate axis parallel to the y-axis, slopes at asymptotes numerically one-sixteenth times the length of the latus rectum, and distance between foci is 2sqrt145.
May 14, 2015 by Ruby

find the slopes for all four side J(-4,-1) K(-7,-4) L(2,-10) M(5,-7)
January 21, 2010 by jake

geometry
how do you find the perpendicular lines if on the graph are undefied and 0 slopes?
February 2, 2011 by Jezebell

Geometry
Which pair of slopes could represent perpendicular lines? 1/7, 7 * 1/2, 2/4 –3/4, 4/3 (my answer or not?) 1/3, 1/3
October 30, 2014 by Anonymous

math
Explain the difference between the slopes of two parallel lines and the slope of two perpendicular lines.
January 24, 2009 by Anonymous

math 8
Martin graphed the lines for a system of equations. His graph resulted in 2 lines with different slopes. Which of the following is true about this graph?
July 1, 2011 by rober

y = 2x + 7 The slopes are equal. The graph has a greater slope. *** The equation has a greater slope.*** none of the above an i right? (:
April 20, 2015 by XenaGonzalez

Math
Let A, C be the endpoints of the diameter of a circle and B an arbitrary point on the circle. Using the slopes of secant lines show that \ABC is a right angle. You can assume the circle is centered at the origin.
October 2, 2012 by Kole

A line connecting (5, 6) to another point has an undefined slope. What is the closest point on this line with whole number coordinates below (5, 6)?
May 27, 2011 by Chelsea

math help pls pls
Systems of equations with different slopes and different y-intercepts have more than one solution. Always Sometimes Never
December 2, 2015 by Oscar

economic
Why do the production possibility frontier curve slopes downward and why it could be a line?
January 11, 2008 by Dorin

Geometry
Use the slopes of AB and CD to determine whether AB and CD are parallel, perpendicular, or neither. A(-8,5) B(-2,-4) C(6,0) D(0,-4)
January 11, 2012 by Courtney

Math - Slopes
A carpenter is building a stairway. The depth of each stair is 10 inches. The height of each riser is 8 inches. WHat is the steepness (slope) of the stairway? Please show work.
November 1, 2009 by Lila

Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. The graph has a greater rate of change.*** The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The slopes...
April 9, 2015 by Linda

math
Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. The graph has a greater rate of change.*** The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The slopes...
April 27, 2015 by HELLPP

Math-Geometry
I'm having trouble with these two questions about slopes and equation of a line: (A)-Find the slope of each segment (B)-Write an equation of the line that is determined by each pair of points 1. (0,0) and (6,-4) 2. (-3,2) and (7,-4) Thank you!
February 20, 2010 by Sammi

geometry
The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form #LMN.What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?
November 12, 2010 by jamie

Algebra
The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form LMN.What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?
December 7, 2010 by Raylon

geometry
what is true about the slopes of two perpendicular lines niether of which is vertical?
March 8, 2011 by sandy

pre-calculus
tangents are drawn from the point (-4,0) to the circle x^2 +y^2 =1. find the slopes of the tangent.
February 25, 2013 by yuia

geometry
If two line are parallel and the slope of one of the lines is m, what is the product of thir slopes?
November 11, 2009 by Anonymous

maths
I don't understand exactly how you get the slopes of the graphs. May you please get it into details till the end.
August 8, 2010 by MTHOMBENI BAFANA

pre-calc
True or false: Perpendicular lines have slopes that are reciprocals of one another.
January 8, 2012 by nelly

Earth Science (Geography)
In what way can the soils, geology and slopes affect river flow?
October 28, 2013 by Faith

Geometry
The three coordinate points are collinear. Use slopes to write aproportion to find the value of a. #38. (-4,1),(-1,2),(5,a) #39. (4,5),(1,2),(a,0)
November 29, 2010 by chica

Math
Give two examples of linear relationships (they can be from the world of business, science, sports, or other areas). Since their graphs would be straight lines, describe the meaning of the slopes of these lines as they relate to these relationships
April 14, 2010 by sammy

math and slopes
Help. Determine the slope of the line. The line whose equation is 3x-2y=8 Solve for y by putting y on one side and everything else on the other. -2y=8-3x. Multiply by -1. 2y = 3x -8 and divide by 2 y=(3/2)x -8/2 or y= (3/2)x -4 The form for a straight line is y = mx + b where ...
April 18, 2007 by Wayne

Algebra
Use slopes and intercepts to determine if the following system is consistent, inconsistent, or dependent. -4x - 5y = 20 -12x - 30y = 60
November 3, 2011 by Christina

math
Which of the following equations represents the equation for the line that is parallel to the given line and passes through the given point? y= 1/5 x - 10; (15, -16) A. y = -5x +19 B. y = 1/5x + 91/5 C. y = 1/5 x - 19 D. y = 5x - 19 I do know that to be parallel the slopes ...
April 11, 2012 by Jane

Geometry
how do you find the orthocenter of a triangle with the vertices A(4,0) B(-2,4) C(0,6)? Please explain to me how you get x after doing point slope form for the two slopes.
December 4, 2011 by Melanie

Analytic Geometry
Please help me to solve this problem. Find the equation of the locus of a moving point if the sum of the slopes of the line joining it to (1,3) and (4,-2) is 1.
December 13, 2012 by xavier

Math
ABC has vertices A(0, 6), B(4, 6), and C(1, 3). Sketch a graph of ABC and use it to find the orthocenter of ABC. Then list the steps you took to find the orthocenter, including any necessary points or slopes you had to derive.
December 7, 2012 by Bob

Math 221
I am trying to figure out if this equation is correct? My second equation that I am using is: y=-1/2x+1, and the perpendicular must pass through this given point (4, 2). y-y=m(x-y) y-2=2(x-4) perpendicular lines have to have slopes, so y-2=2x-8 y-2+2=2x-8+2 reciprocal y=2x-6 ...
July 25, 2014 by Karen

algebra 1
if you go from one point to the other do you subract the a and b or do you do all points in between to find the elevation? I'm not sure what this question refers to. Are you trying to calculate slopes?
September 5, 2006 by jamie

geography
why does the best place for a reservoir have to be a river valley in an upland area with steep sided slopes to act as natural walls. Why cant is be flat?
March 12, 2011 by anonymous

Slopes
How can I find the slope of a line when given two points??? slope=(y1-y2)/(x1-x2)
August 22, 2006 by Anonymous

Algebra
If m1 and m2 are the slopes of two lines, where m1 . m2 =-1, the lines are? the same, or parallel or perpendicular?
September 6, 2015 by Carole

algebra
compare the slopes and tell whether the lines are parallel. y = x + 2 and y = -x -3 can you tell me how to set up the problem so that I can do it.
February 4, 2008 by Seth

Algebra
If two lines are parallel and the slope of one of the lines is 3d, what is the product of their slopes?: a. -1 b. - d c. 9d2 d. 6d
March 11, 2008 by Mike

science
coralreefs are found on a continental shelves b trenches cabyssal plains d continental slopes
February 22, 2009 by lisa

algebra 1
1. The points L(4, 0),M(10, 0), and N(7, 5) form Triangle LMN. What is the sum of the slopes of the three sides of the triangle?
December 10, 2010 by C.

Algebra 2
a hyperbola is centered at (3,7). The vertices are (9,7) and (-3,7). The slopes of the aymptotes are m==/-5/6. Enter the equation of the hyperbola in the form: (x-h)^2/a^2-(y-k)^2/b^2=1
May 14, 2012 by Nancy

science 1 question!!!
1. How are continental glaciers different from valley glaciers? (1 point) Valley glaciers can flow in all directions as they move, while continental glaciers move down slopes already cut by rivers. Continental glaciers flow in all directions as they move, while valley glaciers...
June 5, 2014 by TTR+S<3

calculus
The parametric curve x(t)=3cos(t) y(t)=7sin(2t) intersects itself at a point P=(x0,y0) where x0= y0= The slopes of the 2 tangents at this point are? THANK YOU!
March 20, 2011 by leon

slopes
Find the slope of a line that is perpendicular to the line containing the points (–2, –1) and (2, –3). can you tell me how to do it and show the answer Thanks!
April 26, 2013 by Mr.Brain

science
Gentle slopes and rounded mountains are most often the result of 1 shifting of fault blocks 2 the age of the bedrock 3 coditions of climate 4 volcanoes and meteorites
February 17, 2009 by Anonymous

ALgebra
use slopes to show that the triangle with vertices (-2,7), (6,9) and (3,4) is a right triangle. write an equation of the line that has y-intercept 5/7 and is parallel to the graph of 6x-3y=1
October 19, 2010 by jose

MATHHHHHHHHHHHHH
Determine which function has the greater rate of change in questions 1−3 1. x y ------- -1 0 0 1 1 2 2 3 (1 point) The rates of change are equal. *** The graph has a greater rate of change. The table has a greater rate of change. none of the above 2. y = 2x + 7 The ...
April 12, 2015 by XenaGonzalez

chemistry
explain why the pure solvent shows a level horizontal curve as solidification occurs, but the curve for the solution slopes downward slightly. ??
December 16, 2007 by christianne

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