# Posts by Helper

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math
To find the range, put the numbers in order. Range = highest - lowest

geometry
Complementary angles = 90 degrees x = one angle 1/3 x = other angle x + 1/3 x = 90 Combine terms and solve for x. Then use the above formula to find the other angle.

Math
I said the above because you have the shaded picture to look at, I don't.

Math
See your 1st post below. I just finished your problem. Let me know if you think I understood your problem.

Math
8x^2+18x-5 (2x + 5)(4x - 1) My method or steps is trial and error. You need to find factors of 8x^2 that also add to 18x. The same for factors of 5. It takes practice. The only way you learn is by practice. Do as many problems as you can and eventually it gets easier.

algebra
You're welcome.

algebra
I assume you need to solve these equations simultaneously ? 3x + 5y = 0 2x - 5y = -9 Solving by elimination method. The object is to eliminate one of the variables, either x or y. Since you have +5y in the first equation and -5y in the second equation, you ADD the two ...

Math
If I am following your problem. The area of ONE shaded face = 64 cm^2 Since, this face is a square, the length L equals the height h. L = H Cuboid SA = 2Lw + 2Lh + 2wh Since you have the SA (surface area) of one face, and L = H, SA = 2Lh SA = 2LL (L = h) 64 = 2L^2 32 = L^2 L...

math
See your 1st post below. I worked out the almost exact problem for you. Using the below post as an example, you should be able to at least try to do this problem. Post your work if you get stuck so someone can help you.

math
You don't state if this is compounded interest. Assuming simple interest, I = PRT (interest = principal x rate x time) 9006 - 8765 = 241 interest 241 = 8765 x R x T 241 = 8765 x R x 1 241 = 8765R Solve for R, the rate of interest Multiply R x 100 = percent

math in topics
Are you sure that is ALL the info you are given? The problem doesn't state how many students? Please recheck your problem.

math
Let x = number of trip miles (x - 2) = miles greater than first 2 1.50 + 1.20(x - 2)

math
f(x)=x^2+12x+37 y = x^2 + 12x + 37 Solve for x x^2 + 12x = y - 37 Complete the square x^2 + 12x + 36 = y - 37 + 36 (x + 6)^2 = y - 1 Take the square root of both sides +- (x + 6) = (sqrt(y - 1)) x + 6 = (sqrt(y - 1)) -x - 6 = (sqrt(y - 1)) x = -6 +- (sqrt(y - 1)) Interchange x...

Science
If you go to google dot com and put in "Seals" in the search box it will bring up more info than you could possibly use. I can't post links, otherwise I would do it for you.

Math
REINY answered your earlier post and she said to try doing it yourself. She did a similar example for you to follow. I pasted her example below. Post your work if you get stuck. Math - Reiny, Tuesday, January 25, 2011 at 12:09pm slope of line through the two points = (6-2)/(3-...

biology
About what I posted above. You probably have this already. This was a response to the exact question you posted here and there. I did a google search with your question and it directed me to your? other post on that website. I didn't realize this until after I posted above...

biology
From cholesterol heart attack dot com Physiological response: "John survived because he grew collateral coronary arteries. The coronary arteries supply the heart muscle with oxygenated blood. Chronic high cholesterol results in plaque accumulating inside the coronary ...

equations calculus
This exact question was answered for you yesterday. Please check your posts for an answer before reposting. I have pasted below the answer to this post. calculus - drwls, Monday, January 24, 2011 at 11:39pm Rewrite it as an equation for y in terms of x. y - 0.5 x = y This ...

Calculus
This is calculus? h(x)= x^3-x^2+x+6 h(-8) Plug -8 in for x and do the math.

Intermediate Accounting
Your question isn't clear. Calculate what? Do you need to calculate the portion of insurance that is a current expense for the year 2011 and the portion that is a prepaid expense or prepaid asset? 4000/2 = 2000. = 1 year expense 2000./12 = monthly expense for 1 year Jan ...

math in topics
"how many new are needed on campus" ... How many new ? New what? The answers don't make sense for the question asked. Re-read your whole post for clarity.

fraction
2/3 0f 9 Multiply 2/3 x 9 = 18/3 = 6 1/6 x 12 = ?

CP Geometry
I knew if was a riddle. That's why I asked "What" ! :)thanks

CP Geometry
(sqrt5) * (sqrt15)= (sqrt75)= =(sqrt25)(sqrt3)= 5(sqrt3) What do you call it when the nurse gives you a shot you hardly feel? What?

latin
BElimicus, testanmento When you are about to have heard, so much so astounded by was, when ninil could reply, without prejudice to these things, laughing, he added. From Google translator

Algebra
This is something you will have to do. Because of formatting, it is not possible to graph here.

alegebra
5 x -4 x 6 = -120 Product means to multiply the numbers.

Math
Do you have an equation for line h? If you do, post it here. It is needed to find the equation of line f.

Math
Do you have an equation for line h? If you do, post it here. It is needed to find the equation of line g.

Math
You are welcome!

Math
Plot the point(s) on a graph to see which quadrant it is in. Or, you can memorize this. For example, Quadrant I, the points are all positive, ie, (x,y). In Quadrant II, the points would be of the form (-x,y) Quadrant III, (-x,-y) Quadrant IV, (x,-y)

Pre algebra
44 ft/sec x 60 sec = 2640 ft/min 2640 ft/min x 60 mi/hr = 158,400 ft/hr 158,400 ft/hr / 5280 ft/mi = 30 mph

math
A = Art, B = Ben In 5 years art will be twice as old as ben. A + 5 = 2(B + 5) 5 years ago art was 3 times as old as ben. A - 5 = 3(B - 5) A + 5 = 2(B + 5) A + 5 = 2B + 10 A = 2B + 5 Substitute, A = 2B + 5, in A - 5 = 3(B - 5) 2B + 5 - 5 = 3(B - 5) 2B = 3B - 15 B = 15 Ben is 15...

math
You're welcome!

math
John sets off 4 seconds after Tom does, and finishes the lap 2.5 seconds sooner than Tom does. So, John's total time will be 6.5 sec less than Tom's time. Do you understand? Also, If you solved correctly, R = 20 and T = 32.5. Remember, the problem wants each racers'...

math
RT = D T = time for Tom T - 6.5 = time for John (-4s + -2.5s) R = rate for Tom R + 5 = rate for John D = 650 RT = D RT = 650 (R + 5)(T - 6.5) = 650 Solve these equations simultaneously. Expand (R + 5)(T - 6.5) = 650 Then substitute, RT = 650 for RT in the expansion.

Math
correct :)

Math
If two non vertical lines are parallel, their slopes are equal. Can you answer now?

Calculus
I forgot the very first line, where I rewrote the integral sin^3 x/cosx dx=|(sin^2 x sin x)/cos x dx sin^3 x/cos x dx = |sin^2 x tan x dx see above

Calculus
sin^3 x/cosx dx | = integral sign |sin^2 x tan x dx |(1 - cos^2 x)tan x dx |tan x - cos^2 x tan x dx |tan x - cos^2 x (sin x/cos x) dx |tan x - sin x cos x dx |tan x dx - |sin x cos x dx ln (sec x) - |sin x cos x dx u = cos x du = sin x dx ln (sec x) - |u du ln |sec x| - 1/2 u...

math
If I understand your poorly worded problem. w = width w + 3 = length P > 24 P = 2w + 2L 2w + 2(w + 3) > 24 Solve for w, the width

algebra
3(4x+6)+7x Distribute the 3 12x + 18 + 7x 19x + 18 19x = -18 x = ?

Math
RT = D (rate x time = distance) 800 = rate of 2nd jet T = time of 2nd jet 800T = distance of 2nd jet 600 = rate of 1st jet T + .75 = time of 1st jet (3/4h = .75h) 600(T + .75) = distance of 1st jet Distances are equal 600(T + .75) = 800T Solve for T

Math
y = x + 3 Pick values for x, solve for y Example, x = 0 y = x + 3 y = 0 + 3 y = 3 (0, 3) x = -1 y = x + 3 y = -1 + 3 y = 2 (-1,2) x = 1 y = x + 3 y = 1 + 3 y = 4 (1,4) Picks more values for x as needed. Use these points to graph.

Algebra 2
L = no. of liters of 80% solution .80L = value of 80% solution 10 - L = no. of liters of 40% solution .40(10 - L) = value of 40% solution .48(10) = value of mixture .80L + .40(10 - L) = .48(10) Solve for L L = no. of liters of 80% solution 10 - L = no. of liters of 40% solution

geometry
Ratio of sides is 6:15 = 6/15 = 2/5 Ratio of perimeter is 22:x 2:5 = 22:x 2/5 = 22/x cross multiply and solve for x

algebra
w = width 7w = length P = 2w + 2L P = 2w + 2(7w) I leave it to you to simplify.

Math
7a - 4 + 2a = 3a - 2 9a - 4 = 3a - 2 6a = 2 a = ?

algebra
n = number 2n = 28 n = 14

algebra
see above post

math
10 = 5(t - 10) - 2t 10 = 5t - 50 - 2t 10 = 3t - 50 Can you finish?

math

Math
The "mode" is the value that occurs most often. If no number is repeated, then there is no mode for the list.

diameter
x = diameter of 1 circle x + 8 = diameter of 2nd circle x + x + 8 = 28 2x + 8 = 28 Solve for x

Geometry
AB = 4, CD = 7 2*AB = 8 1*CD = 7 2*AB - CD = 1 2*(4) - 7 = 1 8 - 7 = 1

Trigonometry
1025 * pi/180 = 1025pi/180 = 205pi/36

algebra
12^-2 = 1/12^2 = 1/144

GEOMETRY

Pre Algebra
length = L width = w Ratio = L:w = 10:7 = L:70 10:7 = L:70 10/7 = L/70 cross multiply 700 = 7L L = 100 L = 100, w = 70 P = 2w + 2L P = ?

Physics
See the third link below under Related Questions. This almost exact problem was solved.

Physics
See the first two links below under Related Questions. This almost exact problem was solved.

Physics
See link 2 below under Related Questions. This almost exact problem was solved.

Physics? Help Needed
FYI-If you want help, it is important that you put the school subject name in the 'School Subject' box. I changed it for you.

Math Urgent
(sqrt(5)) + (sqrt (20)) Breakdown (sqrt(20)) (sqrt(5)) + (sqrt(4))(sqrt(5)) (sqrt(5)) + 2(sqrt(5)) Can you add them now?

math
"I tried several combinations using -3,2,and -1 in place of m but still not coming out right." Are you missing part of this problem? There is no 'm' anywhere in your posted problem to replace?

Geometry
you're welcome

Geometry
I got angle NMO = 61 same method as above, but correction for LMO = x + 32 Therefore, angle LMO = angle NMO angle NMO = angle LMN - angle LMO angle NMO = 5x - 23 - (x + 32) angle NMO = 5x - 23 - x - 32 angle NMO = 4x - 55 angle LMO = angle NMO x + 32 = 4x - 55 3x = 87 x = 29 ...

Geometry
Thank you. That's much better. If I am understanding your description, A line that bisects an angle divides it into two congruent parts. Therefore, angle LMO = angle NMO angle NMO = angle LMN - angle LMO angle NMO = 5x - 23 - (x + 3) angle NMO = 5x - 23 - x - 3 angle NMO...

Geometry
What is LMN? For example, is this a line segment, triangle, or ? How did you get 45.75? You need to post a better explanation. Think of it like this. If you knew absolutely nothing about this problem could you solve it with just the info you posted?

by the formula v = (-53 ï¿½ âˆš3349)/30 âˆš3349 = 57.87 Calculate v using 57.87 as the exact value for âˆš3349.

math/ CIRCUMFERENCE of a circle
- find out how many feet are in 1 yard - divide 5280 feet by 2 (which would equal half a mile) - take that number and divide by how many feet the circumference of the wheel is

5 / 1/3 5 x 3 = 15 1/3 x 3 = 3/3 = 1 15/1 Then find the quotient, 15/1 = 15 IF you did have to divide 5 by 3/9 you would multiple 5 by the reciprocal of 3/9, so 5 / 3/9 = 5 x 9/3 = 45/3 Yes, you were correct IF you had to divide by 3/9.

algebra
I answered your post below with this same question. Please check to see if your post was answered before re-posting. I pasted the answer here for you. x = liters of 3% solution 3 - x = liters of 10% solution .03x = value 3% solution .10(3 - x) = value 10% solution 3 = liters ...

Math
log2(log4x)=1 Rewrite as (log((log(x))/(log(4))))/(log(2)) = 1 Divide both sides by 1/(log(2)): log((log(x))/(log(4))) = log(2) Cancel logarithms by taking exp of both sides: (log(x))/(log(4)) = 2 Divide both sides by 1/(log(4)): log(x) = 2 log(4) Cancel logarithms by taking ...

financial analysis
I am pretty sure it is a current asset. A current asset has a life of one year or less (e.g., inventory) while a noncurrent asset has a life in excess of one year (e.g., machinery).

Math

algebra
x = liters of 3% solution 3 - x = liters of 10% solution .03x = value 3% solution .10(3 - x) = value 10% solution 3 = liters of 7.9% mixture .079(3) = 0.237 = value 7.9% mixture .03x + .10(3 - x) = 0.237 Solve for x, which is number of liters of 3% solution. (3 - x) = number ...

math
(1/2)^x = 1152 rewrite as, 2^(-x) = 1152 Take the logarithm to the base 2 of both sides: -x log 2 = log 1152 -x = (log(1152))/(log(2)) Divide both sides by -1: x = -(log(1152))/(log(2)) x = - 3.061452/0.3010299 x = -10.1699

algebra 2

geometry
Triangle has 180 degrees 22.5 + 101 = 123.5 180 - 123.5 = 56.5 A. 56.5 Obtuse triangle: An obtuse triangle is a triangle having an obtuse angle. Obtuse angle: An obtuse angle is an angle whose measure is more than 90 degrees and less than 180 degrees. B. Obtuse triangle

ela
FYI, you might be helped faster if you followed directions and put the name of your school subject in the box instead of whatever 'ela' is. This way, a tutor that is familiar with your subject can answer.

algebra
I don't think this problem is correct or that it can be solved. Either that, or the problem is poorly worded (to me). If they are each saving to buy the same CD's and Juan is only short \$3.00, how can it be that when they combine their money they still do not have ...

Math
What do you mean by 'condense'? Is that what your problem directions say?

college math 209
You need to use parentheses in this problem. What are the ? for or mean? Square root of 48 or 48yv^2 or ? Same for the other square root. Please use parentheses and retype your problem here in a reply post.

Pre-Calc
sqrt(x-6)+sqrt(x+10) = 8 sqrt(x-6) = 8 - sqrt(x+10) Square both sides x - 6 = (8 - sqrt(x + 10))^2 Expand out terms on the right hand side x - 6 = x - 16sqrt(x + 10) + 74 16sqrt(x + 10) = 80 Divide both sides by 16 sqrt(x + 10) = 5 Square both sides x + 10 = 25 x = 15

Math
3p^2 + 4p^2 = 63 7 p^2 = 63 Divide both sides by 7: p^2 = 9 Take the square root of both sides: p = -3 or p = 3

Math

algebra
RT = D (rate * time = distance) 4.1 = Emma's rate 3.7 = Mason's rate T = Emma's time T + .08 = Mason's time (48/60 = 0.8h) 4.1T = Emma's distance 3.7(T + 0.8) = Mason's distance Distances are equal to each other 3.7(T + 0.8) = 4.1T 3.7T + 2.96 = 4.1T 0....

math
A = Lw P = 2L + 2w Lw = 25 2L + 2w = 25 Solve these two equations simultaneously for your answer.

MATH
Changed subject

MATH
x^4 - x^2 - 6 (x^2 - 3)(x^2 + 2)

Calc
See the links below under Related Questions. Similar problems have been posted before and some of the info in those posts maybe be helpful.

algebra 2
yes, make one up

algebra 2
Plug a value for x (price of the suit) in each equation and then solve each equation. This way you can see if one results in a lower price. Explain why or why not, one equation results in a lower price.

Algebra 1
3y + 6x + 3 = 9 + 6x Subtract 6x from both sides 3y + 6x - 6x + 3 = 9 + 6x - 6x 3y + 3 = 9 Subtract 3 from both sides 3y + 3 - 3 = 9 - 3 3y = 6 Divide both sides by 3 3y/3 = 6/3 y = 2

Algabra
Time = Distance/Rate x = Javier's rate x + 5 = Kathy's rate 57/x = Javier's time 72/(x+5) = Kathy's time Since their time is equal, 57/x = 72/(x + 5) 72x = 57(x + 5) Solve for x

Calculus
1/(sqrt3)arctan(5/(29(sqrt3))= 0.0572826 Check you values for 1/a and x/a maybe that's where you got hung up | dx/(a^2 + x^2) (3/4 + w^2) a^2 = 3/4 a = (sqrt3)/2 x^2 = w^2 x = w So, you should have got, 1/2(1/(sqrt3/2)arctan (w/(sqrt3/2)) which simplified is, 1/2(2/(sqrt3)...

Calculus
1/2[2/(sqrt3)arctan(2(x^2+1/2)/(sqrt3) I distributed the 1/2, but backed it out for my above answer...I don't think I made any errors backing it out. Here is the answer, with the 1/2 distributed. I know this answer is right because I double check it with an online ...

Calculus
integrate x/(x^4+x^2+1) | = integrate symbol u = x^2 du = 2x dx 1/2 du = x dx 1/2 | du/(u^2 + u + 1) Complete the square u^2 + u = -1 u^2 + u + 1/4 = -1 + 1/4 (u + 1/2)^2 + 3/4 1/2 | du/((u + 1/2)^2 + 3/4) w = u + 1/2 dw = du 1/2 | dw/(w^2 + 3/4) 1/2 | dw/(3/4 + w^2) And, ...

beginning algebra
u^2 - u - 30 = 0 Using the quadratic formula, x =(-b +- (sqrt(b^2 - 4ac))/2a a = 1, b = -1, c = -30 x = 1 +- (sqrt(-1^2 - 4(1)(-30))/2 x = (1 +- (sqrt(1 + 120))/2 x = (1 +- (sqrt(121))/2 x = (1 +- 11)/2 x = (1 + 11)/2 = 6 x = (1 - 11)/2 = -5