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algebra

solving the equation (x+4)(x-4)=9 Eric stated that the solution would be x+4=9>x=5 or (x-4)=9=>x=13 However one of these solution fails to work when subsituted back to the original equation. Why?olve and explain the reasoning. Can someone please help me?

algebra

can you help me with the Lesson 9: Operations and Applications of Scientific Notation Connections Education 1205070 M/J PRE-ALG - T1 Unit 2: Rational Numbers test.What is the product of (5.1*10^3)*(3.2*10^3)? (please express your answer in scientific notation.)

algebra

Jeremy has 4 1/2 cups of iced tea. He wants to divide the tea into 3/4 cup servings. use the model to find the number of servings he can make. Please help answer question. thanks would it be 9/2 multiplied by 4/3

algebra (please help)

A total of $22,000 is invested in two municipal bonds that pay 4.25% and 5.75% simple interest. The investor wants an annual interest income of $1085 from the investments. What amount should be invested in the 4.25% bond?

College Algebra

A rectangular parcel of land is 20 ft longer than it is wide. Each diagonal between opposite corners is 100 ft. What are the dimensions of the parcel? This is an Example in the book but it does not clarify in the text book, Can anybody please show me how to do this?

Algebra 2

Can someone help me solve this inequality please? So I'm supposed to write the answer in interval notation and then graph it. The problem is the answer I get is negative and I thought that absolutes cannot be negative? Am I wrong? Here is my work so far: |2x-1|+6<2 |2x-1|+6...

Algebra Probability PLEASE HELP

You have a 5-question multiple-choice test. Each question has four choices. You don’t know any of the answers. What is the experimental probability that you will guess exactly three out of five questions correctly?

Algebra/Math

The difference of two numbers is 29. If five times the smaller number is twice the larger, the result will be one. What is the larger number ? Please help.. I need an answer in 10 days. Thank you, much appreciations.

Geometry

I am doing 7th grade algebra, and my homework is due by 9:00 and I don't know how to solve this question: Find the measures of supplementary angles 1 and 2 if, A) m angle 1 is less than m angle 2 by 40 degrees B) m angle 1:m angle 2=5:4 Please help soon my class starts at 9:00

Algebra

1. Solve the equation below for x interms of a 4(ax+3)-3ax=25+3a 2. The formula for the sum of the degree measures of the interior angles of a polygon is S=180(n-2). Solve for n, the number of sides of the polygon, in terms of S. IM STRUGGLING PLEASE HELP

Chem Question?

I answered this question already, but would like you to check if the answer I provided was right. If for some reason my answer was not right please provide me with the right answer. 1)The air in the inner tube of the tire of a racing bike has a pressure of 115 psi. Convert ...

Compter Science ASAP please

How do you check if the words exist in the sentence in Python? So far I have got... the_sentence = ("I love chocolate and chocolate loves me") sentence = the_sentence.split() print(sentence) sentence_1 = raw_input("Enter a word") def "word": if word in the_sentence: print "Yes...

English

Could you please check these sentences I'm not sure of? Thank you. 1)Who (amont you) gets the best marks in both English and science? Who achieves the best results in both English and science? We are going to choose high achievers who get the best/highest marks in both English...

french

I need to put these 10 verbs in passe simple then write their corresponding infinitive: regarder, rester, parler, pouvoir, s'habiller, sourire, se remplir, se montra, avoir, etre Can anyone help me with this please? Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. First of ...

Science

During a space shuttle landing, a parachute deploys from the back of the shuttle as it taxis down the runway. In addition to the speed brake, the parachute helps the shuttle come to a complete stop. How does the parachute help during this process? A. It increases the weight of...

accounting

Tracy Migre, a certified public accounting, has completed the following transactions. Ms.Migres assests , liabilites, and owner equity account titles and balances are shown in the table below. use the table on the page to show the effect of each transaction. Transactions: 1)...

Algebra

Can someone please help with this? Allen bought 20 stamps at the post office in 37¢ and 20¢ denominations. If the total cost of the stamps was $7.06, how many 37¢ stamps did Allen buy? A) 15 B) 16 C) 17 D) 18

Pre-algebra HELP ME PLEASE

A triangle has side lengths of (x+4), (4x-8), and (2x+8) units. If the perimeter of the triangle is at least 88units, what is the minimum length of each side of the triangle?

Algebra

will you please show me step by step in solving: 1/2 log b + 3 log c. I need to express as a single log logarithm and if possible, simplify Thanks

algebra!!!! please help me!!!!

The smallest possible positive value of 1−[(1/w)+(1/x)+(1/y)+(1/z)] where w, x, y, z are odd positive integers, has the form a/b, where a,b are coprime positive integers. Find a+b.

Algebra I

The sum of two numbers is 15. Three times one of the numbers is 11 less than five times the other. Find the numbers. Please help. ^.^

algebra HELP

mary has a solution that is 60% alcohol and another that is 20% alcohol. how much of each should she use to make 100 milliliters of a solution that is 52% alcohol? please help, I don't understand how to do this problem!

Algebra 2

How much pure acid must be added to 6 milliliters of a 5% acid solution to produce a 40% acid solution? Please Show All Work!

algebra

the units digit of a 2-digit number exceeds twice the tens digit by 1. find the number if the sum of its digits is 10. Please help i am completley lost!!

advance algebra

The difference of two numbers is 192.If one is 9 times the other, what is the bigger number. X=smaller number y= bigger number please help..thanks

algebra

10 ft ladder leans against wall its foot braced 3 ft from wall's base. how far up the wall does the ladder reach? please walk me through it

algebra

Rita's tuition bill for last semester was $4360 If she paid $6052 in tuition this semester what was the percentage increase on her tuition Please help me as I am not sure of my answer which is 0.38%

Algebra

you can represent the width of a certain rectangle with the expression x + 2. the length of the rectangle is twice the width. what is the area of the rectangle? A.) 2x+4 B.) 2x^2+8 C.) 2x^2+8x+8 D.) 4x^2+16x+16 I'm not sure on the answer..... Please help Thank you

Algebra

Please show how to solve for problems like this: How many pounds of coffee that costs 4.50/lb be mixed with 20 lbs of coffee that costs 7.50/lb to make a mixture that costs 5.00/lb

Scholastic Arts and Writing Awards

Fee Waiver Statment: A teacher or administrator must submit a letter on school letterhead listing the student or students who qualify for a fee waiver. The letter must be signed by the teacher or administrator and included with the submission form in lieu of the check. Fee ...

English

If you could have anything you wanted, what would it be? What would you be willing to do to get it? Express these ideas and emotions in a bried (10 line) monologue/sililoquy. can u send me a site that would have some examples that could help me??? Please double-check the ...

Health Check answers plz

Can someone check my answers? 1. Obesity is the condition of being significantly overweight. A. True**** B. False 2. Obesity is body weight that is normal for that particular age, sex and height. A. True B. False**** 3. The number of children in the United States who are obese...

statistics

1. Use the following information about a group of college students: Fifty percent are taking Algebra. Sixty percent are taking Biology. Thirty percent are taking both Biology and Algebra. A student from the group is selected at random, calculate the following: a) The ...

Science

I have a Science fair project. This is the Science Fair Quetsion: Which brand of soda retains its gas the longest? My Problem is that I don't know how to measure gas. Can some one who knows please help me. open the bottles of soda at the same time and check every few minutes ...

Career Explorations - Please Check My Answer

Please help me with the following questions: Nichole has been a police dispatcher who answers 911 calls. After working in this position in the police department for a while, she decides that she wants to become a police officer. Nichole would like to change her A. job pathway...

Basic Math

I forgot how to solve for two variables... Please check if I solved both problems properly! Thank you. Equations: (solve for t and z) 12t + 4z = 80 2t + 4z = 20 My answer: t = 2, z = 14 The steps: (simplified it) z = 20 - 3t, z = 5 - 0.5t (equated both sides to isolate for t) ...

English

Now, let's do some role play. You should rold play with the dialogue I gave before. Do you have the handout? Take it out and practice the role play in pairs. I will call your number. If I call a number, the person of the number should come up with his partner and looking at ...

Economics

Is the airline business considered to be a monopoly or oligolply? it's an oligopoly, I think. If you think about it that's more likely. Good question by the way. Tom is right. Please check these sites for more information. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oligopoly (Broken Link ...

Chemistry- test for presence of sulphate

I have a solution of Fe2(SO4)3, i.e. iron(III) sulphate solution. To test for the presence of the sulphate anion, nitric acid & barium nitrate were added. A white precipitate was obtained. Please help to check if the following equation is correct for the above reaction? Fe2(...

Marketing Management

What are some key issues /opportunities for Subway Resturant Please check reliable sources about this company's business plans and finances. It's in a highly competitive field of fast food. What can it do to stand out and attract more customers? In out area, Subway has ...

Foreign languages

Can you please check these sentences, too? Thank you. 1) My friend was very upset because someone had stolen her bag before I saw her. I was waiting for the bus when I heard someone call my name. 2) I got home at half past four and immediately did my homework. We...

math,algebra

I'm not understanding so the answer should read as follows and steps: 15x^4y^9 divided by 3x^2y^2 = 5x^2y^7 Can you check this one for me. Direction. Simplify each of the following expressions where possible. 6x^2y^3+9x^2y^3 divided by 3x^2y^2 My answer: 15x^4y^6 divided by 3x...

Algebra PLEASE PLEASE HELP ASAP

1.Justin writes the letters I-L-L-I-N-O-I-S on cards and then places the card in a hat. What are the odds in favor of picking an I? a. 5:3 b. 3:5 c. 3:7 d. 1:2 my answer is b? 2. Justin writes the letters I-L-L-I-N-O-I-S on cards and then places the cards in a hat. What are ...

How do I do this.?(Math.)

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. y - 2x = -5 3y - x = 5 Solve one of the equations for x or y. Let's solve the first one for y: y - 2x = -5 y = 2x - 5 Now let's substitute 2x - 5 for y in the second equation to solve for x: 3(2x - 5) - x = 5 6x - ...

ENGLISH

Please check for commas errors and capilization. If I need to add or take out any commas, please show me where. Nashville, TN, November 9, 2011: Anisha Carter was named the new president of M& M Industries, and will take commands of the company on November 14. For the past ...

Calculus

Match the rule with the title: ____ 3. d/dx [f(x)/g(x) ]=(g(x) f^' (x)-f(x) g^' (x))/[g(x)]^2 ____ 4. d/dx [f(g(x))]=f^' (g(x))∙g'(x) ____ 5. d/dx [f(x)∙g(x)]= f(x) g^' (x)+g(x) f^' (x) ____ 6.d/dx [x]=1 ____ 7. d/dx [f(x)+g(x)]= f^' (x)+g^' (x) or d/dx [f(x)+g(x...

HELP! pre-algebra

i have a word unscramble that i need help with i have to turn this word in unscrambled so this is the word scrambled: Seprororpit p.s. please relply asap thnx :]

Algebra I

I can understand this if the steps are shown to me. Please help me explain it to my daughter! One number is 8 more than another number. Their product is 273. I got this far. X(X + 8) = 273 X^2 + 8X = 273

Algebra

3 (in the nook) of the radical of 8 raised to the second power according to my book equals 2^2 which equals for. But how and why does this equal 2^2? Can you explain the process please? I don't get how that radical equals four! Thanks for your help!

Algebra II

A math book said that the answer to (1 + 1/n) to the nth power was 2.5 when n=1. It seems like the wrong answer to me and that the answer should be 2. Please let me know if I am right or explain if I am wrong.

Middle school algebra

Please help: Problem: 14 divided by a number is 21. What is the number? my teacher says the answer is 2/3 but I don't get that answer. I set it up: 14/n= 21 Then tried solving as: (n/14)(14/n) = 21/14 My answer = 1 1/2 What am I doing wrong? Thank you

college algebra

Write expression as one logarithm and simplify if appropriate. log 3√x + log x^4 - log x^3 4 log (x+3) - 5 log (x^2+4) + 1/3 log y I have these who problems but I don't know where to start. HELP Please.

ALGEBRA

it is now between 3 and 4 o'clock and in 20 minutes the minute hand will be as much ahead of the hour hand as it is now behind it. what is the time now? please help me. Godblesss you

algebra 2

The graph shows a probability distribution. Which probabilities are equal to 0.3? Select each correct answer. P(X≥3) **my choice P(5≤X≤8) P(X≤3) **my choice P(3≤X≤5) **my choice it has a graph but i don't know how to attach to here please help

chemistry ........................chemistry

Sodium Na+ Intense yellow Barium Ba++ Green Calcium Ca++ Brick red Copper Cu+ or Cu++ Blue-green Strontium Sr++ ? Lithium Li+ ? Sodium and potassium mixture Na+&K :yellow light Observations using the cobalt glass filter Sodium & potassium mixture Na+&K+:reddish color Potassium...

English

Thank you very much. I have a few other doubts concerning a paraphrase. Could you please check it? 1) He thinks that even the clear water of the ocean (from Neptune’s ocean?) will not be able to clean his hands and that the blood he has on them will rather make the water red...

Algebra

Can someone please check my answers. 1. Solve. –7x + 1 + 8x = x + 1 A) Identity B) No solution C) 1 D) 0 My answer: A) Identity 2.The length of one of the equal legs of an isosceles triangle is 8 cm less than 4 times the length of the base. If the perimeter is 29 cm, find ...

algebra

The sum of the digits of a certain two-digit number is 7. Reversing its digits increase the number by 9. What is the number. Use x and y. Please help me!!!!

algebra

the area of a rectangular picture frame is 30 1/3 square inches. the length of the frame is 6 1/2 inches.please help find the width of the frame. thanks

Algebra

Simplify this expression (DO NOT solve for x) 5x+6(x+2)-8(x-3) I have no clue, can someone tell me how to solve it? Please don't tell me the answer, only how to solve it. Thanks :D

physics- isothermal, isovolumetric, or adiabatic

Please check my answers. Identify the following processes as isothermal, isovolumetric, or adiabatic: a. a tire being rapidly inflated- adiabatic b. a tire expanding gradually while heating- isothermal c. a tire being heated while in a rigid metal container- isovolumetric c....

International Business: Please Check Answer

Hi, Please help me! I need to know is these is the correct answer for these questions. Thanks for your help! Some countries try to hold the value of their currency within some range against an important reference currency. This is referred to as what? a. A dirty-float system. ...

Spanish 1-Please check someone

Hi, did I do these correctly? Thank you- 1. ¿Qué te gusta hacer? Me gusta nadar y andar en patineta. 2. ¿Te gustan los deportes? Sí, me gustan los deportes. 3. ¿Qué comida te gusta comer? Me gusta hanburuesa y unas papas fritas o la paella. Could I also say: Me gusta ...

Math (Algebra/Pre-Algebra)

A book has been discounted 20% and now sells for $15. How much did it cost before the discount?

Algebra Question

How do I write A-1 The minus one is small and at the top but I am new at algebra and this is the first time I had to use this.

biology

are van der waals forces and ionic bonds similar ? How ? and are there also any difference beetween them? please please please help my brain is spinning! thank you so much!

History Please Please

Could you please explain to me: how was the structure (Collosus of Rhodes) effective for it's stated purpose? I don't understand the question and I need something for my project. Pleaseee.

Math

Is this a trick question? I need to write the number 79 in short word form, would it be seventy 10's and one 9 or 10 sevens and 9 ones? Please, please, please help me Thank You

dog behavior

Please check my answer thanks so much :) When training a dog in a new command, when should you give the dog its treat? A. As soon as it completes the target behavior B. As you give the release signal C. As you give the target command signal D. When it's just beginning to ...

Math (Algebra/Pre-Algebra)

Which equation is an identity? a. 3x - 9 = 3x b. 4p + 7 = 7 + 4p c. 2w = 0 d. 5k = 5

algebra

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ALGEBRA 2

WHAT IS THE RIDDLE TO ALGEBRA WITH PIZZAZZ WORK SHEET 56??

Algebra

In Algebra terms, what does "restrict the variables" mean?

algebra

algebra with pizzazz!In music,what does allegro means?

Algebra

What is the riddle to Algebra with Pizzazz worksheet number7?

Technology

please check these for me: 5. Which type of control ensures that finished goods perform within an acceptable range? a. inventory control b. process control c. material resource control d. quality control D 6. Which of the following are NOT components fo a control system? a. ...

Math

Each of the following objects have been measured with inappropriate units. Convert them to more suitable units. (Please check my work and see if the units are correct for the situation?) a) The thickness of a dime is 0.00122m 0.00122m*100cm/1m = 0.122cm b) The height of a ...

Physics - Check Answers ASAP

Could someone please check over my answers? I'm not very good at physics, and therefore am not sure if I got all of them correct. 1. A skier of mass 70.0 kg is pulled up a slope by a motor-driven cable. How much work is required to pull the skier 60.0 m up a 350 slope (ignore ...

Spanish 3

Hello! I need someone to check over my Spanish answers and see if I have them right. And if I don't, can someone please help me? Thanks a bunch! :) Directions: Re-write using Direct and Indirect Object Pronouns when needed. 1.) I read the book to Helena. My answer: Leí el ...

Math SOMEONE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE HELP

Find sin(θ), cos(θ), tan(θ). Assume a = 40, b = 9, and c = 41. (Do not use mixed numbers in your answers.) Okay for some reason I keep getting this problem wrong. For sin(θ) I put 9/41, but it's wrong. Could someone please tell what I did wrong.

English

I saw many animals such as koalas, a dingo, kiwis, cuscuses, kangaroos and emus in the zoo. I saw an emu stand in front of me. I saw a dingo stand by me. I saw kiwis gather around the fence. I saw a girl carry a koala. A mother koala is on a tree with her baby on her back. I ...

GK..please check...Chemistry Help Please

Moles of S203^2- = (molarity)(volume): =(0.032400 mol/L)(0.053 litres S203^2-) = 0.03240 moles S203^2- Moles if I2 based on Equation #2: Moles I2 = (1/2)( 0.03240 moles S203^2-) = .00086 moles I2 Moles of ClO^- based on Equation #1: Moles ClO-(aq) = (2/3)(.00086 moles I2) = ....

Algebra please help out

Tomas makes balloons sculptures at a circus. In 180 minutes, he uses 252 balloons to make 36 identical balloon sculptures. Part A question how many minutes does it take to mAke one balloon sculpture? How many balloons are used in one sculpture? b. What is Toma's unit rate for ...

College Algebra

OOPS I got the zeros wrong in the last post...please show work. Find a polynomial of the specified degree that has the given zeros Degree 4: zeros -2,0,2,4

algebra

Please help f(x) = 3x² + 2 x= 3 my question, do I start by solving x² first then multiply by 3 and adding 2 f(3= 3 * 9 + 2 = 29 or do I multiply first 3*3 =9² +2 = 83 I'm pretty sure we resolve the exponents first but need some help

Algebra

7x + 5 = y 3.5x + 20 = y Solve the system of equations. What method did you use to solve the system and why? Show your work. Can someone please explain to me the process of solving the system? That would be nice. Thanks! (=

Biology

The ability to roll the tongue (R) is determined by a dominant gene while the recessive gene results in the inability to roll the tongue (r). A man and his wife can both roll their tongues and are surprised to find that their son cannot. Explain this by showing the genotypes ...

history

who was the 5th president of the u.s please help me Check this site. http://americanhistory.about.com/library/fastfacts/blffpres5.htm

grammar(correct version

Choose the correct version of the sentence. The bird naive but curios-flew straight towards the cat.(my choice) The bird-naive but curious-flew straight towards the cat. Can someone please check for me

science/chemistry

The van der waals equation incorperates corrections for the ideal gas laws in order to account for the properties of real gases. one of the corrections accounts for 1:The kinetic energy being inversly proportional to the temperature 2:The possibility of chemical reactions ...

cultural diversity

1. Prejudicial behaviors by young children, particularly in the 3 to 5 year age group, are not rooted in: A. Cognitive inability to fit new information and experiences into an existing belief system B. Observation and emulation of pro-social attitudes and behaviors on the part...

algebra 1 help

I am having a hard time understanding these problems would some one please explain what i need to do the teacher is asking me for points on the graph i am totally confused 1)Graph the inequality. y > –5 2)Solve the following system of linear inequalities by graphing.

Algebra

How does 3x(4x+5)-5(4x+5) factor out to be (4x+5)(3x-5) ? This may be wrong, because I wrote this answer in my notes, but could some one please explain this to me? Also, do you have any tips on factoring? I understand the concept when I see an example(Usually), but I have a ...

Algebra

Totally confused! Got 5 more of these to do and need some guidence please. Let f(x) = e^x–2 + 3. (a) Describe in words how the graph of f can be obtained from the graph of y = e^x (b) What is the domain of f? (c) What is the range of f? (d) What is the y-intercept? State the...

algebra

Simplify. Do not use negative exponents in the answer. -25a^-2/10b^-4 HAVING A HARD TIME WITH THIS ONE!! i KNOW YOU REVERSE THE LETTERS AND THE NEGATIVE POWERS ARE TURNED INTO POSITIVE AND RECIPROCATED BUT THE -24/10 I CANT FIGURE OUT FROM THE EXAMPLE I WAS GIVEN. PLEASE HELP!!

algebra

Simplify. 3 - 2(4 - 7) ÷ 9 i don't know what ta dooooo after i subtract 4 and 7 which is -3 then multiply 2 which is -6 then i don't know what to do afterwards, i know pemdas so -6 divided by 9 cannot be so please help on that. the integers from -3 to +3 can be used in the ...

English

I still have to include the following paragraph to my previous letter. Can you please check it? Thank you. 1) As to your accommodation, you have chosen a hotel which lies more than two miles from the school! 2) I think you should opt for one among the following hotels which ...

british english

I have to find out what this part of a story is about. 1) don't know where professor got it 2)I think it might pertain to Victorian era: They measured each other with the eye. to her he was a spidery thing against the velvet blackness and hard silver sufaces of the pond. ....A...

English

Can you please check these sentences for me, please? Number 4 contains a run-on sentence I need to simplify. Thank you very much. 1) Victor created the monster with body parts selected from corpses chosen for their beauty. (??) 2) Victor created the monster by selected parts ...

Physics

Would someone please check my work ands let me know if I am right? (We are going to do this as a group but I'd like to attempt it on my own first.) Thank you! Suppose a soccer player kicks the ball from a distance 30 m toward the goal. Find the initial speed of the ball if it ...

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