# Posts by helper

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algebra
"write a linear system of equations" This is a linear system of equations. You can use x and y instead of n and b. x = number of blooming annuals y = number of non-blooming annuals 3.20x = value of blooming 1.50y = value of non-blooming x + y = 24 3.20x + 1.50y = 49....

algebra
b = number of blooming annuals n = number of non-blooming annuals 3.20b = value of blooming 1.50n = value of non-blooming b + n = 24 3.20b + 1.50n = 49.60 Solve the system

algebra
Multiply by -5 (-3x - 4y = 21) Multiply by 4 (8x - 5y = -9) 15x + 20y = -105 32x - 20y = -36 47x + 0 = -141 47x = -141 x = -3 8x - 5y = -9 x = -3 8(-3) - 5y = -9 -24 - 5y = -9 -5y = 15 y = -3

Calculus
I just looked at the graph. You want the area from x = 0 to x = 1. | = integrate symbol | x^9(1 - x) | x^9 - x^10 Then plug in x, from 0 to 1.

Calculus
Were you given (a,b) values? From x = ? to ?

Math
Do you mean, ((cube rt(625y))^3 z^7 ? If so, ((cube rt(625y))^3 z^7 = 625y z^7

math
Do you have a choice of dimensions?

Finance
Income----------46,660 Interest-----------225 Dividends-----------80 Income Adj-------1,150 Sub Total-------48,115 Less Item Ded----7,820 Sub Total-------40,295 Less Exempt------3,400 Taxable Income--36,895 Check my math

Finance
See later post above.

math
b = price of burgers d = price of dogs 2b + 5d = 8.00 5b + 2d = 9.50 Solve simultaneously

parts of speech
What is huour? Is this humor?

Geometry
P = 2L + 2w Since this is a square, L = w P = 2(0.66) + 2(0.66) P = 1.32 + 1.32 P = ?

math
n = number of adults 6.80n = value of adults 387 - n = number of children 3.40(387 - n) = value of children 6.80n + 3.40(387 - n) = 2444.60 Solve for n = number of adults 387 - n = number of children

Math
n = number of ones 1n = value of ones 68 - n = number of fives 5(68 - n) = value of fives n + 5(68 - n) = 172 n + 340 - 5n = 172 -4n = -168 n = 42 n = 42 ones = 42.00 68 - n = 26 fives = 130.00 68 bills = 172

Statistic

finance
x = total customers need to buy .03x = 840 x = 28,000

finance
\$8000 add on interest rate of 11% 8000 x .11 = 880 add on interest/yr 880/yr x 4/yrs = 3520 3520/2 = 1760 1760 total interest on loan 1760 add on interest added to principal 8000 principal + 1760 towards principal = 9760 total loan principal 9760/48 mo = 203.33/month payment ...

finance
18% APR -How is this compounded? Yearly, daily, quarterly, etc?

college algebra
5 + 2(4y - 4) = 3(2y - 1) 5 + 8y - 8 = 6y - 3 8y - 3 = 6y - 3 2y = 0 y = 0

math
Put the words into an equation or mathematical expression. 34 multiplied by d 34 times d 34 x d 34d

finance
I = PRT (Interest = Principal x Rate x Time) 13.2% = .132 6 mo = .5 yr I = 1500 x .132 x .5 I = 198 x .5 I = 99 I don't know what you mean by cost? Interest is a form of 'cost' for the loan.

Math
Slope of the curve at, y = x^6 at x = -3 y' = 6x^5 at x = -3 6(-3)^5 = -1458

AP Psychology
Is this a typo? hueristic?

Excel
I'm not sure I'm following you. Do you just want the total 39.60 in the total column? If so, go to Cell E (col E) and click on 'Auto Sum'. One of the choices are "More Functions". Click on that. A box will come up. Type "Product" in that box...

Excel
You don't want a sum, you want a product. Use auto sum button, and choose more functions, put multiply or product in the search box and choose 'Product'.

math
Please check one of your previous posts. You have posted this exact question 4 times today. It has been answered by 3 different tutors. Exactly what is it that you do not understand?

algebra
-2/5 x = 6/35 Multiply both sides by 35 -14x = 6 x = -6/14 = -3/7

algebra 1a
Assuming you want to solve these simultaneously. 9m + n = 22 m - 3n = 18 To eliminate variable n, mulyiply the first equation by 3 3(9m + n = 22) = 27m + 3n = 66 Now add these two equations together 27m + 3n = 66 m - 3n = 18 28m + 0 = 84 28m = 84 m = 3 Substitute m = 3 in m - ...

math
V = Lwh w = width w - 2 = height w + 4 = length 8(w + 4) = V 8(w + 4) = w(w - 2)(w + 4) Solve for w

physics
thaokieu, the tutors are not here to do YOUR homework. You have to try to solve these yourself. Post your work for each problem and someone will help if you are stuck.

Pre-Calculus-Trig
Chloe, the tutors are not here to do YOUR homework. You have to try to solve these yourself. Post your work for each problem and someone will help if you are stuck. It helps if you draw a picture. The problems I've done for you today all involve right triangles. So read ...

algebra 1a
4(8-2x)+2x<5(9+3x) 32 - 8x + 2x < 45 + 15x 32 - 6x < 45 + 15x -21x < 13 When dividing by a neg number, the sense of the inequality is reversed x > -13/21

Pre-Calculus-Trig
Draw a triangle. The the road would be the base, which is 1 mile or 5280 feet and the side opposite angle A would be 140. You need angle A. You have side a = 140 feet, and side b = 5280 feet. tan A = opp/adj = a/b = 140/5280 tan A = 140/5280 = ? arctan ? = angle A

math

finance
P = M/(1 + r)^n P = price M = maturity value r = investor's required annual yield/2 n = number of years to maturity x 2 225 = 1000/(1 + r/2)^22 225(1 + r/2)^22 = 1000 (1 + r/2)^22 = 4.4444 take the 22nd root of each side 1 + r/2 = 1.07015 r/2 = 0.07015 r = .1403 r = 14% ...

algebra
For each equation, pick values for x and solve for y. Pick at least three pair of x,y values and then plot these points. Draw a line connecting these points. Do this for each equation. The point where these line graphs intersect is the solution.

accounting
Are you sure it's only one journal entry? For the \$50 mil transaction, \$50 DB to Asset Account, \$10 mil paid in cash (CR Cash) and the remaining \$40 mil is a loan payable (CR Loan Pay). Since \$8 mil principal and interest is due each Dec 31, this must be a 5-yr loan (40 ...

Algebra II
Correct!

Algebra II
I = PRT Divide both sides by PT I/PT = R

algebra
And, your question is? y + x = -4 ?

Algebra
Do this the same way as shown in your 1st post.

Algebra
Find ordered pairs to graph these equations. x + y = 6 x = 0, y = 6 x = 2, y = 4 x = 4, y = 2 x = 6, y = 0 x - y = 4 Do the same for this equation. Plot the points, for each equation and draw a line for each set of points. The point of intersection is the solution.

accounting
You're welcome.

accounting
If for the following year, the entry should have been to prepaid insurance, an asset account, not to insurance expense. This is because the expense is not for the current year. The expense belongs in the next fiscal year. Current year entry, should have been DB Prepaid ...

Accounting-Journal Entry
I don't see a question.

math
Do you mean the wall is 12 feet by 16 feet? If so, set up a ratio. 12 : 16 = 4 : x 12/16 = 4/x Cross multiply 12x = 64 x = ?

algebra
Do you mean, 5^2 n + 1 = 1/25 ? 25n + 1 = 1/25 multiply both sides by 25 625n + 25 = 1 625n = -24 n = ?

'tghias' is NOT correct.

Do you mean, x^2 - 4 ? x^2 - 4 = (x - 2)(x + 2)

Math- Geometry
Ratio 5 : 2 5x + 2x = 20 Solve for x.

College algebra
Re-type your problem. What is 7 4 1 4 ?

math

Calculus
I guess it depends on your teacher, because (2)^3/2 means (sqrt(2))^3 I've never seen anyone interpret this as (sqrt(2^3)). The first way will always get you the correct, simplified answer. If I were you, I would get in the habit of doing this the first way. Radicals ...

Calculus
2/3(8)-ln3-2/3(sqrt*8) My answer, 16/3 - ln 3 - 4/3(sqrt(2)) You have 16/3, 2/3 (8) = 16/3 Where you went wrong, You have, 2/3 (sqrt(8)) It should be, 2/3 (0 + 2)^3/2 2/3 (2)^3/2 2/3 (sqrt(2))^3 2/3 (2(sqrt(2))) 4/3 (sqrt(2))

trigonometry

math
Check your problem. Not enough info is given here to solve this problem.

Math
If he spends the same time doing 3 different activities, 80 hrs/3 = ?

math
n = number of dimes 21 - n = number of quarters .10n = value of dimes .25(21 - n) = value of quarters .10n + .25(21 - n) = 4.20 Solve for n, number of dimes 21 - n = number of quarters

7th Math
Correct!! Good job!

7th Math
70 words in 2 min = 70/2 = 35 wpm 120 words in 3 min = 120/3 = 40 wpm wpm = words per min Can you answer now?

calculus
Verify this equation, y = 4^x-1 You need parentheses. Is it, y = 4^(x - 1)? Or, y = 4^(x) - 1? Or ?

Geometry/Trig.
angle A = 45 deg Special 45-45-90 deg triangles have sides in the ratio of 1:1:(sqrt(2)) OR ratio n : n : n(sqrt(2)) This means, in this problem, side a = 1 (opposite side) side b = 1 (adjacent side) side c = 1*(sqrt(2)) (hypotenuse) tan A = a/b = op/adj tan 45 = ?

Calculus
Verify this equation, y = 4^x-1 You need parentheses. Is it, y = 4^(x - 1)? Or, y = 4^(x) - 1? Or ? Are you Jamal? Please don't change screen names. And, which is it? In this problem, rotation is about the x-axis. In the 'Jamal' problem, rotation is about the y-axis.

calculus
Check your problem. Does the problem state between x = a and x = b?

Intermediate Accounting
For compounded annually R = rate, n = number of years FV = orig investment * ((1 + R)^n) 1,000,000 = 182,696 * (1 + R)^15 5 = (1 + R)^15 (15th root(5)) = 1 + R 1.11 = 1 + R .11 = R please check my math

math
D = RT Distance = Rate x Time T = D/R R = D/T

trig
x = 225 degrees

trig
Do you mean -(sqrt(2))/2 ?

Geography 7
The usual term for the place where two (or more) rivers meet is "confluence". From wiki answers dot com

derivative of f(x)=7x-19 at x=2 f'(x) = 7 f'(2) = 7

science
"The moon is much smaller than the earth. As a result, the force of gravity on the moon is only about one sixth as strong as gravity on earth. Gravity is what holds us down on the earth's (or moon's) surface. If you were to weigh yourself on a scale here on earth ...

Chemistry

Physics

geometry
s = side of square P = 4s 30 <= 4s <= 64 30/4 <= s <= 16 15/2 <= s < 16

mat/116
Try to solve these inequalities first. Compound inequalities with 'Or', are solved separately and the solutions have 'or' between them. Example. If the solution to the first was x < 2 and the solution for the second was x > 4, then the solution would be, ...

Math
Thanks so much MathMate!!

Math
If possible, could a math tutor check the math post question that "daylo3" asked at 6:42 pm today, that I answered? I don't usually answer posts that I am not 100% sure of the answer. I would like to know if the way I approached this problem is correct? Thanks in...

Algebra
194 * 10^3 = 194,000 Scientific notation 1.94 x 10^5

Math
Since, the problem states to use R and C for the equation, change the x to C. So, the equation would be, R = 1.4C - 7 Instead of, R = 1.4x - 7

Math
A.) Cost 85, Retail 112 Cost 175, Retail 238 For the equation (x,R), x = cost (85,112), (175,238) Since linear, use y = mx + b R = mx + b slope m = 238 - 112/(175 - 85) slope m = 126/90 = 1.4 R = 1.4x + b To find b, plug in (85,112) 112 = 1.4(85) + b 112 = 119 + b b = -7 R = 1...

trig
Leave in radical form means don't simplify the sqrt (radical) to exact value. Example, exact value of (sqrt(2))= 1.4142 All your answers are correct. Always simplify radicals, ie,(like you did), but wasn't sure, (sqrt(52)) = 2(sqrt(13)) don't leave as (sqrt(52)) (...

MATH: Pre-Cal/Trig
A = wL x = width of garden x + 6 = length of garden Area of garden = x(x + 6) x + 6 = width of garden and walkway x + 6 + 6 = x + 12 = length of garden and walkway Area of garden and walkway = (x + 6)(x + 12) Area of garden and walkway - 288 = area of garden (x + 6)(x + 12) - ...

algebra
Commutative Property (think commute or move around)is the one that refers to moving stuff around. For addition, the rule is a + b = b + a From purplemath dot com

Math
Assuming you mean 4 - 7^(2x) = 1 7^(2x) = 3 Take logarithm to base 7 of both sides 2x log 7 = log 3 x = log 3/(2 log 7) x = 0.4771/(2 * 0.8451) x = 0.4771/1.6902 x = 0.2823

Personal Finance
b. Future value of an asset with interest compounded annually, (you didn't mention how to compound) n = number of years R = rate FV = Original investment * ((1 + R)^n) Cal. Future value of salary, 6%/year 1st year--23,000 2nd year---23,000 + 1,380 = 24,380 3rd year---24,...

chemistry

math
Assuming you earn a total of \$70. x = amt earned Sat 2x = amt earned Sun 1/2 x = amt earned Fri x + 2x + 1/2 x = 70 Solve for x

Income Tax
My answer above is assuming you meant the United States. I don't know, if your question is for a different country.

Income Tax
I would say true.

Algebra
MP = (1,3), A = (8,2), B = (x2,y2) Midpoint x = 1/2(x1 + x2) Midpoint y = 1/2(y1 + y2) 1 = 1/2(8 + x2) 2 = 8 + x2 x2 = -6 3 = 1/2(-2 + y2) 6 = -2 + y2 y2 = 8 B = (x2,y2) = (-6,8)

geometry
By "around" do you mean perimeter? A six figured polygon with equal sides, is called a regular hexagon.

economics
then? Is this problem complete?

math
Not subtraction. Division would be used to solve this problem.

math
Convert all the fractions to fractions with the same denominator, using the LCD. A. 18/30 B. 20/30 C. 15/30 D. 21/30 Now, wouldn't the largest fraction be closest in value to 1?

math
Is this the exact wording of the problem? Assuming "then subtract from result" is referring to the unknown number n, 7(n/3) - n = 36 7n - 3n = 108 4n = 108 n = 27

I = PRT (Interest = Principal * Rate * Time) .04 interest/yr = .003 mo (.04/12) I = 6000 * 0.003 * 7 You can take it from here.

Integrated Physics and Chemistry

geometry

Mathl
Please put the school subject name in the "School Subject" box. Thank you.

geometry
Thanks drwls. I could not understand this post at all. :)

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