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February 8, 2016
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**math**

What strategy did you use in solving this problem? 22. Suppose that you wanted to find the whole numbers represented by each of the letters in the following addition problem: Which problem-solving strategy might be most helpful to you in solving this problem? (You need not ...
*January 20, 2010 by kim*

**beginning chemistry**

The problem says indicate the the number of sig. figs. that should be present in the answers to the following problem without solving the problem. 0.70 x 7.00 x 6.880= What is a sig.fig. and how can you find them without solving the problem? It doesn't make sense
*September 19, 2007 by Kimmi*

**English**

1. To come up with possible solutions to a problem is referred to as: A. decision making. B. concept mapping. C. critical thinking. D. problem solving. is it D 2. "Should I apply for a job or go for an internship?" is an example of which stage in the problem-solving process? A...
*March 21, 2013 by Amy*

**Psychology**

Why is problem solving considered the highest level of mental activity? What makes an individual good at problem solving?
*September 10, 2011 by Linda*

**math**

Please help solving this problem. Solve the following word problem: One poll reported that 48% of city residents were against building a new stadium. The polling service stated that the poll was accurate to within 3%. What is the minimum percent of city resident that oppose ...
*April 6, 2010 by bindiya farswani*

**lattice math**

Why should we estimate before solving a problem? We should estimate before solving a problem to make sure our answer is close to the real answer. Here's a simple problem. Suppose we want to find wnat a 6% tax on a $10 purchase would be. When you do the math, the answer depends...
*October 3, 2006 by marc*

**Algebra 2**

Solving Quadratic Systems x^2+y^2=2 x^2-6y=10 I'm having trouble solving this problem.
*December 1, 2014 by Michelle*

**writing**

Discuss how, as a professional, you may be able to assist children in refining their learning and metacognitive problem-solving strategies. At what stage in the maturation process do you believe it is most important to address a child’s learning and problem-solving strategies...
*June 11, 2008 by Kell*

**Math**

Can someone please work out the steps in solving this elimination problem. Thank you. The problem is x + 2y = -7 x - 5y = 7
*April 17, 2014 by Tyler*

**MATH PROBLEM**

COULD I GET HELP SOLVING THIS PROBLEM USING THE DISTRIBUTIVE PROPERTY 5(W-5)= 10 W =
*January 21, 2012 by DJ*

**math problem**

haveing problem solving 8x -(6x+7)= -3 The solution is x =
*January 21, 2012 by DJ*

**Child Development**

Discuss how as a professional, you may be able to assist children in refining their learning and metacognitive problem-solving strategies. At what stage in the maturation process do you believe it is most important to address a child’s learning and problem-solving strategies?
*September 20, 2008 by Melvenia*

**MATH**

Solving by graphing DQ 1 Solving by substitution Solving by elimination Which method do you think would be best to solve this system? y=10x-8 y=1/2x+5
*October 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**HELP-PROBLEM SOLVING IN MATHEMATICS**

probably the most famous approach to problem solving is Polya's four-step process. Describe the four-step process.
*October 14, 2011 by alya*

**Math - Problem solving**

I used the guess and check method for solving this problem but would like to know how to set up the equation. A camp counselor buys granola bars and juice drinks for the campers. She decides to buy 3 times as many drinks as granola bars. Predict how many of each she can buy on...
*January 27, 2015 by Marie*

**MATH**

I've been having problems with solving equations that involve fractions with the following problem can I get some help for solving equations that involve fractions? x+1=2/3x Thanks for the help.
*March 14, 2009 by Jen*

**Math**

The problem states that "5 to 8 is as 15 to w." I'm having some trouble solving this because I am unsure of what the problem is asking me to do. Some help would be appreciated. Thank you! :)
*January 13, 2014 by Melisande*

**Math Problem Solving**

6n+(8n-2n)+3/2
*December 21, 2010 by Ian*

**Math Problem Solving**

6n+(8n-2n)+3/2
*December 21, 2010 by Ian*

**Math**

I need help solving this problem. 17 11/12 ÷ 6 1/10
*March 21, 2008 by Anonymous*

**Math**

I need help solving this problem. x - 3 > 8
*September 2, 2008 by jay jay*

**math**

I need help solving this problem -x-7x=
*February 11, 2013 by Dee Dee*

**math**

I need help solving this problem; 7-3(2t-5)+4t=-18
*October 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

can anybody help me to understand solving this problem 8/x=2/5x=
*December 25, 2013 by cora evans*

**Calculus**

I am having trouble solving this problem: "Find where the tangent line is horizontal for r=1+cos(theta)" I would really appreciate the feedback, I'd like to know how to go about solving problems like these. Thank you!
*March 1, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Chemistry**

I need help in solving this problem: A certain substance has a heat of vaporization of 42.46 kJ/mol. At what Kelvin temperature will the vapor pressure be 5.00 times higher than it was at 291 K? I know that I have to use the Clausius-Clapeyron equation, but what would I be ...
*February 24, 2013 by Confused*

**Math**

I need help in solving this: Problem #1 For f(x)=-6x3+10 find f(4) and f(-4) Problem #2 For g(x)=20-5x2 find f(1) and f(-1)
*October 6, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

Need help in solving these Problem #1 For f(x)=-6x3+10 find f(4) and f(-4) Problem #2 For g(x)=20-5x2 find f(1) and f(-1)
*October 10, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

8 / (4 / (-28)) = -56 I don't understand why? what are the steps to solving this problem?
*April 2, 2010 by stacey*

**College Math**

I need help solving this problem, s/5 - 5/s=0
*April 11, 2011 by Leann*

**algebra**

Explain the difference between solving a system of equations by the algebraic method and the graphical method. Someone also wants to know why there are different methods for solving the same problem-what would you tell him? Tiffany Oakes
*July 12, 2010 by kiMBERLY*

**Problem solving:for 3rd grade**

Write a real-world problem that you can solve by adding or subtracting.Then give your problem to a classmate to solve.
*October 25, 2012 by Jon*

**fractions**

my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you prefer) to lower terms. ...
*May 23, 2007 by donte-thrid grader*

**Math**

show me the steps to solving this problem? 3k/5+44=12k/25+8
*April 14, 2010 by alice*

**Math Problem Solving**

6n+(8n-2n)+3 ____________ 2 simplfy this expression
*December 21, 2010 by Ian*

**math**

I am solving a problem and have -cos(a)=-1/2. How do I solve for a?
*February 28, 2015 by Lyndsay*

**math**

Hi I need help with this math problem: The plane that contains the points (8,3,1), (2,6,3), and (4,6,2) has an equation of the form ax + by + cz = d. Find coefficients for this equation, trying two different approaches to the problem. One method uses vectors, another does not...
*July 29, 2010 by jen*

**Math Analysis**

What is the approximate horizontal distance traveled by a soccer ball that is kicked at an angle of 30 degrees with an initial speed of 60 feet per second? a) 84 ft b) 88 ft c) 93 ft d) 97 ft e) 105 ft ==> I tried solving it by solving for x in the equation cos30 = x/60, x ...
*January 10, 2010 by Emily*

**Algebra II**

Solving the formula for the indicated variable. I=prt,for r I need help knowing how to solve this problem step by step. its easier with numbers and a fraction in the problem but this problem just threw me off.......HELP PLEASE!!!!
*January 30, 2011 by Attalah Higgs*

**math**

how can i estimate in the first step of solving a division problem
*October 24, 2011 by Bailey*

**math**

I need help solving this problem please. Solve the equation. (x-2)(2x+1)=0
*April 21, 2013 by meka*

**Math**

How do problem solving using model addition and subtraction
*September 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

I'm having problem understanding and trying to solving x/2=5/15 x= can somebody help me with this.
*December 24, 2013 by cora evans*

**Math**

How do you know which operation to choose when solving a real life problem?
*September 10, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Chapter 27, lesson 5 problem solving: use formulas
*December 4, 2014 by Jm*

**algebra**

im having a hard time solving a problem that is 9x+9y=-18 do you think you can help me with this problem
*July 20, 2009 by stacey*

**Solving rational inequalities**

problem #1 (1+x)/(2x+3)<1 algebraically problem #2 1/(x^2+2x+1) > 2 graphically TIA please ignore this
*February 7, 2007 by Jen*

**Problem Solving**

What form does Bernoulli's equation take if we use the information in the problem statement that P1=P2?
*November 29, 2010 by JahMan*

**Math**

Need help solving this problem. If there's an equation at the end, need help in how to solve that also. Compounded interest problem. Principal $825. Rate 4%. Compounded Annually. Time 10 years.
*February 9, 2011 by J*

**math**

Could you help me in solving the following problem? If x varies inversely as the square of y and x=2 when y=1 find x when y=2
*May 4, 2010 by vidya*

**math**

how to do a problem solving stratigy of making a table/find a pattern
*March 17, 2011 by shasha*

**math**

how to do a problem solving stratigy of making a table/find a pattern
*March 17, 2011 by shasha*

**math**

how to do a problem solving stratigy of making a table/find a pattern
*March 17, 2011 by shasha*

**math**

I'm having trouble solving this problem: definite integral (2-t)(sqrt(t)), 0..2
*September 24, 2011 by darren*

**Math**

What scenic structures are featured in chapter 2 Problem Solving on Location?
*August 1, 2012 by Annie*

**6th grade math**

Unable to help my child with this problem... 71.33=9/5k-459.67 solving for k
*February 25, 2013 by Susan*

**College Math**

I need help solving these problems by using the substitution problem 2x-3y=16 5x+2y=21
*March 20, 2013 by Cam*

**Math**

How do you know which operation to choose when solving a real life problem? Can anyone help me explain this?
*September 10, 2014 by Zero*

**algebra **

would you help me write a logic application for andy has the cards1,5,and 7 belle has the crds 5,4,and 7 carol has the cards 2,4 and 6 whats the salient facts of the problem? explain the strategy for solving the problem? present a step by step solution for the problem.
*January 22, 2013 by deborah cobb*

**algebra**

3x^2-5=16 solving equation I see no one is answer ansy problem could some please I need this problem tonight.
*May 27, 2010 by Keaton*

**math**

I am having a problem solving these problems could you please help me! Simplify by removing the factor of 1, y^2-25/5-y, 4y-12/4y
*May 23, 2009 by shelly*

**MATH (Problem Solving)**

Find the general solution algebraically. 2 cos^2x=7cosx-3
*September 5, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Problem Solving question - place value and exponents. Are 10o and 2o equal? Why or Why not
*September 10, 2009 by Jenny*

**math 156**

name five problem solving strategies that are frequently used?
*January 22, 2010 by kim*

**Math**

The book is problem-solving strategy my question is what is counters on objects that do not belong?
*October 12, 2011 by Noemi Mendez*

**math**

timothy is solving the problem 50+108/ x4.what order of operations should he use
*September 23, 2012 by roderica*

**Math**

How do I go about solving this math problem. -172=-1-9p
*January 23, 2013 by Robert*

**Math And Science for Young Children**

The conventional problem-solving strategies usually taught have been: A. act out the problem, make a drawing or diagram, and solve the problem. B. look for a pattern, construct a table, solve the problem, and look back. C. understand the problem, devise a plan, carry out the ...
*January 9, 2016 by Tonya*

**Math: is it? is it not?**

Is this math problem hard? - There are 12 brothers living in a mansion. Six brothers are sitting in a rectangular kind of table. Six other brothers stood around them. They all have ten huge backpacks. Each backpack has 8 large monkeys. For every large monkey, there are 3 small...
*September 24, 2013 by Losa*

**statistics**

in a classic study of problem solving, katona demonstrated that people whoa re required to figure out a problem on their own will learn more than people who are given the solution. One group of participants is presented with a series of problems that hey must figure out. ...
*June 11, 2008 by Lezlie*

**Math**

If I traveled 3 miles in a day, how many hours did I travel? How would I go about solving this problem?
*January 7, 2008 by Mack*

**math/algebra**

I need help solving the linear system using substitution of the below problem....Thank You 3x - y=2 y= 2x - 9
*March 12, 2009 by JAY10*

**math**

do i use the quadratic equation when solving this problem. 3x^2-5x-7=0. If so the answer that i get is (5+-square root of 59)/ 6 is this correct
*April 6, 2010 by jen*

**math**

Sara needs help solving the problem 11x8. Which pattern can she use to help her find the product?
*January 15, 2013 by Shaun*

**MATH**

USE THE AC METHOD FACTORING 9+^2+5+-4 CAN SOME ONE SHOW ME THE STEP TO SOLVING THIS PROBLEM
*February 21, 2013 by mace*

**math**

Why would you make one of the addend a ten number when solving an addition problem
*November 24, 2015 by jayden*

**algebra**

Having a problem with solving this problem. 1 + 1/6p = 2(p + 5)
*October 4, 2011 by maurice*

**algebra 1**

I was just wondering if anybody could explain to me the steps in 'solving systems in substitution' and 'solving systems in substitution with a variable'. I'm majorly confuzled!!!! It might help to post a specific problem so someone can show you the steps.
*March 7, 2007 by Otoño*

**geometry**

what are the relationships between corresponding sides perimeters and areas ofsimilar figures how are the characteristics of similar figures applied in problem solving how ara these relationships applied in solving real world situations
*February 8, 2011 by jonathan andres*

**algebra homework**

I am having some problem with solving a problem that the teacher gave to us. I ahving been working on it, but I just can't seem to get it. I keep getting the answer 2(y-2)/y+2. 3/y-3/2y+4
*August 27, 2010 by Trina*

**Math**

i need help solving this math problem. 15*12/4-3^2+17(9)
*September 11, 2012 by Malik*

**English**

1. Application means to: A. memorize the concepts, ideas, or vocabulary learned. B. judge the merit or value of the information. C. use the knowledge learned to understand actual situations. D. breaking the idea down to component parts. is it C 2. Evaluation in Bloom's ...
*March 22, 2013 by Amy*

**Cosine Law**

For the next three questions, choose which is the most appropriate method to solve the problem, explain your answer. a) SOACAHTOA b) The Sine Law c) The Cosine Law d) The problem cannot be solved without further information 1) Yachts in a race have to sail a triangular course...
*May 25, 2014 by Jane*

**Solving Geometry Problem - PLEASE HELP - Test tom!**

A cone has a slant height of 10 centimeters and lateral area of 60pi square centimeters. What is the volume of the sphere with a radius equal to that of a cone? -we tried solving and got 4.37 or so for the radius and we couldn't get any further than that
*April 19, 2011 by Gina*

**math**

The area of the wall you are going to paint is 50 feet2. If the width is half the height, what are the dimensions of the wall? In answering this problem follow the steps below: 1. Represent the height as ‘x’ and then write the width in terms of x (for example, 2x, 5.5x, 0.5x, ...
*January 2, 2012 by Jennifer*

**Cosine Law NEED HELP QUCIK**

For the next three questions, choose which is the most appropriate method to solve the problem, explain your answer. a) SOACAHTOA b) The Sine Law c) The Cosine Law d) The problem cannot be solved without further information 1) Yachts in a race have to sail a triangular course...
*May 27, 2014 by Jane*

**Math**

Find the equation of the straight line joining a)(4, 4) and ( 2, 0) b)(3, -1), (5, 4) i also need to know how you went about solving this problem so i can understand.. many thanks
*September 22, 2008 by Jacob*

**Math**

How would I go about solving this problem? Use front-end estimation with adjustment to estimate: 1,243+5,488
*June 18, 2009 by B.B.*

**Math**

Problem solving Marie takes 22cent from her coin bank.Now she has 49cent left .how much did she start with?
*December 13, 2011 by mary*

**math problem solving**

arthur wants to model 758 using the fewest blocks possible. how many tens should he use? A. 8 B.5 C.7 D.4
*September 29, 2014 by ana*

**problem solving**

select a problem that you have worked on but not yet solved, and that you feel you can eventually solve. present the following : a show or describe what you have done so far (it could be that you tell me where to find your work in your notebook) b assess how you feel about the...
*December 12, 2014 by kakak*

**chemistry**

I have been having a problem with solving a chemistry problem. The problem requires finding the density in copper at 1305K (the temperature changes when you reset the problem). I think I am using the proper formula, (N_v/N_s=Ae^-changeH_v/kT). My results are a very large ...
*November 17, 2013 by Al*

**chemistry**

I have been having a problem with solving a chemistry problem. The problem requires finding the density in copper at 1305K (the temperature changes when you reset the problem). I think I am using the proper formula, (N_v/N_s=Ae^-changeH_v/kT). My results are a very large ...
*November 17, 2013 by Al*

**Algebra**

I have never had algebra and cannot figure out how to work through the problem below [(x + 1)² - (2x + 1)]1/2 + 2|x| - 6 = 0 Can you show me the steps for solving the problem?
*April 13, 2011 by Coni*

**chem**

If 0.120 moles of water are produced in the reaction H+(aq)+OH-(aq)-->H2O(l) delta H=-56.2 kJ/mol I have tried this problem a ton of times and aris keeps telling me I'm incorrect. Can you please help me with solving this problem
*February 28, 2010 by Mellisa*

**Problem Solving Math**

Use the approach in Gauss's Problem to find the following sums (do not use formulas) b. 1 + 3 + 5 + 7 +..... + 1001 Clearly the first number is 1, and last number is 1001, and the increment is 2. This a plug n chug. yes but, i will have to use a formula that way - 3*+2+2/-2^2
*August 23, 2006 by MsMee*

**ma th problem**

having problem solving (3-x)/(7-x)=4/(x-7)
*February 26, 2012 by Lavern*

**algebra problem that is causing me headaches**

I have no real method for this problem other than trail and error and foil. I have come up with some amny variations until I am on my second sheet of paper! The closet I have gotten to factoring/solving this problem so far is.... #46.) -3t^3+3t^2-6t (-1t^2+1)(3t -6) Is there a...
*September 20, 2007 by Shawn H.*

**Algebra**

Stuck on this problem Find values for m and b in the following system so that the solution to the system is (-3,4) 5x+7y=b mx+y=22 5(-3) + 7(4) = b b = -15 + 28 = 13 m(-3) + 4 = 22 -3m = 22-4 m = 18/-3 = -6 Thank you Sanchi....I will use this as a template for solving my other...
*August 6, 2007 by Misty*

**Math**

Hello! I need assistance in solving for a side for a right triangle in trigonometry. Can anyone give me the easiest way/formula how to go about solving it? Thank you!
*November 26, 2007 by Jenny Lynn*