# Don't understand this Geometry question

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### Geometry

Ok i don't understand this question on my Geometry test. It says: On days that it rains, I carry an Umbrella 1. Rewrite the above statement as a conditional Can someone help me here?

### Analytic Geometry - Reflecting points over lines

Let P = (5,1), and let Q be the reflection of P over the line y = 1/2x + 2. Find the coordinates of Q. I don't understand how to start? Should we draw perpendicular lines? Analytic Geometry - Reflecting points over lines - Steve, Monday, March 4, 2013 at 12:15pm Given (x,y) ...

### geometry

ok, so i don't understand this question. : which postulate justifies the following statement? "exactly one plane contains <(angle)ABC"??? i don't get what i'm supposed to answer and i don't even understand what it's trying to say. and i've got one aother question about a ...

### science

i do not understand this question and how to anseer it, can someone please help? htt p://i12. tinypic. com/6k8ytdd.jpg the question is in the link because it has a graph that goes along with it that I do not understand, just take the spaces out of the link. but the question is...

### Geometry

I am having trouble with this question. I do not know where to begin. I am in Trig now and we are doing review but I forgot everything that I learned in Geometry. I want to understand how to do this problem. "a picture measures 20 cm by 25 cm. the width of the matting and ...

### Math

I'm in seventh grade and working on this math test based on lines and planes. I'm stuck on this one question and I don't understand what the question is asking me to do. The question is: Identify a segment skew to GH. I am not asking for the answer, I am just asking what the ...

### Chemistry

An unknown element reacts with bromine to give bromide, MBr3. If 2.809g of the unknown element gives 27.765grams of MBr3, what is the element? ( give the symbol ) I don't understand the M in the MBr3...can someoen please help me with this question ASAP thanks a lot - i know ...

### math geometry

Given a circle with an 8" radius, find the area of the smaller segment whose chord is 8" long? I don't even understand how to start a question like this?

### Geometry

We are talking about slope. I don't understand this question. How would you convert an increase of 25% as a slope (rate of change)?

### Geometry

Find the measure of angle DBC. D=X^2+1 A=2x+3x-2 C=4x+3 This is the only question I do not know for my homework ,I just don't understand it. PLEASEE Explain Step By Step .

### geometry

i have 2 questions but i can't copy the figure for you to understand the problem. is there a way to scan it attach it and sent it to someone so I can understand? thanks.

### geometry

line BD bisects angle ABC. Solve for X and find the measures of angle ABC. angle ABD= 5X, angle DBC= 3X + 10 I don't really understand this question so can someone please help me solve this and explain to me how they solved it/ show the steps of how to solve this question. ...

### Geometry

Suppose both pairs of opposite sides of a quadrilateral are parallel. Which angles of the quadrilateral must be supplementary? I do not understand what this question is asking and how I should answer. Please help if you can!

### Geometry

I am working on my final project. I do not understand how to determine whether the lines are parallel, perpendicular, or neither y = 5( 4x + 9) and y = - 1/20x - 4 I know that the formula is y=mx+b but I do not understand.

### toxicology- can someone re work this question?

Hi, I have to answer this question "why do we say that metabolism is the factor that most accounts for differences among species in the toxicity of some xenobiotics? I don't understand what the question means- I understand all the words in the question, but I am confused what ...

### Writing

I am doing a journal review paper for Psychology. What are the implications of this work (i.e. what light does it shed on the particular topic related to psychology)? I do not understand the question. What is it asking me to do? Can someone explain the question so I am can ...

### geometry

T is the set of all positive numbers n such that n <50 and the square root of n is an interger. What is the median value of the members of set T? A. 4 B. 16 C. 20 D. 25 E. 49 I will be happy to critique your work on this. I don't really understand the question?

### Algebra

What is the Solution to -54/x = -6? A. X = 9 B. X = -6 C. X = 6 D. X = 9 I do not really understand this question can someone help me? (Not asking for a answer) And whats the difference between |-8| and 8? Arnt they the same? One last question i don't fully understand 9m = -63...

### chemistry

I am having a ton of trouble with this lab question, I do not understand it at all. The question is: Show how the rate of reaction in reciprocal seconds was calculated for the mixture in question 1, using the class average. The mixture in question one is: 3HSO3^- + IO3^- + ...

### CHEMISTRY

I am having a ton of trouble with this lab question, I do not understand it at all. The question is: Show how the rate of reaction in reciprocal seconds was calculated for the mixture in question 1, using the class average. The mixture in question one is: 3HSO3^- + IO3^- + ...

### Geometry

You want to draw an enlargement of a design that is painted on a 4 in. by 5 in. You will be drawing this design on a piece of paper that is 8 1/2 in. by 11 in. What are the dimensions of the largest complete enlargement you can make? A. 1 3/5 in by 10 5/8 in B. 1 3/8 in by 3/5...

### Geometry

For each property listed from plane Euclidean geometry, write a corresponding statement for non-Euclidean spherical geometry. A line segment is the shortest path between two points Hey guys I want to know how to do this and can you help me with this question?

### geometry:linear measure and precision

how to find examples of rulesfor this theme I'm not quite sure what information you are seeking. I need more details. However, I searched Google under the key words "linear measure rules geometry" to get these possible sources: http://www.tuhh.de/rzt/rzt/it/Geometry.html http...

### kinda easy geometry

I know this geometry question may be simple for some of you but it is hard for me. I use to be able to do this type of problem but I guess I forgot it over time. Im sure we all do. Any help on this question would help. Thanks in advance for whoever helps me. :-) A line passes ...

### Geometry HELP

Using coordinate geometry to prove that the diagonals of a square are perpendicular to each other. Given: Vertices are at A(0,0), B(a,0), C(a,a) and D(0,a) Slope of AC=1; Slope of BD=-1 Type your proof. (someone plz help cuz i don't understand)

### Question

I need help understanding this question. It's for my project that I'm doing about careers. What are the employment possibilities in this field? I don't understand this question. Help is appreciated.

### Physics

1. An airplane is flying with the velocity of 459km/h [E40S], however its ground velocity is 498km/h [E24S]. Determine the velocity of the blowing wind. (Use the vector subtraction diagram and geometry to solve this question). I drew a diagram and tried solving this question ...

### Math

Mathmate, I really appreciate all your help regarding my composite function question below but I'm still in need of your help. I don't understand how the range of x^2-x+1 is R. Isn't this a parabola with a minimum for y? Also, I understand minimum and maximum values of sine ...

### Geometry

Given IE is congruent to GH, EF is congruent to HF. F is the midpoint of GÌ. Prove the triangles EFI is congruent to HFG. . Can you please help me to understand how to do this problem? I don't understand how to find a proof. Thank you so much for your help.

### history

I don't understand this question: the removal of general mcclellan represents a loss of the army and the potomac and a victory for the interfering politicans in washington (validate) i know that mcclellan was replaced by grant because he was to hesitant to attack. but i don't ...

### history

I don't understand this question: the removal of general mcclellan represents a loss of the army and the potomac and a victory for the interfering politicans in washington (validate) i know that mcclellan was replaced by grant because he was to hesitant to attack. but i don't ...

### Business

Can you help me to understand what is the role of power in the control process? I am not even really sure I understand what the question is asking

### Math

Okay I understand that your ment to combine like terms but can someone help me understand this question better. Please. 9y-11-5y=25

### Math

I posted a question, but realized due to my multitasking, completely messed up the question. My question is Which ratios form a proportion? A. 4/9, 12/25 B. 3/7, 18/42 C. 5/11,20/45 D. 5/8, 15/25 I don't understand how to find the answer, could someone help?

### math

I asked sue a question yesterday and don't understand the answer can you explain? Here what it was I think this question has a typo because none of the multiple choice answers fit. The question is which of the following values is in the solution set of inequality 8-7x<-6? A...

### Geometry - 8th grade

Well, I am trying to get geometry polygons and angles, but it's really hard to understand what to do. I'm not one to exaggerate and say I'm dying, but I'm pretty desperate for some help. If someone could explain the basics in simple terms or even post a helpful link I would ...

### english

I don't understand what the question is asking. Can someone help me understand. What can you take greater responsibility for as a student, and if you were to do so, what outcome(s) might you create?

### AP Chem please help!

The electron-domain geometry and molecular geometry of iodine trichloride are __________ and __________, respectively. The answer is trigonal bipyramidal, T-shaped, respectively- I do not understand the approach

### english

I'm having trouble understanding how to answer this question about a reading I did, the question is "could Joe have anticipated John's approach?" could anyone possibly help me understand what this question means better.....thanks

### Geometry - Transformations and Dilations

When a square of area 4 is dilated by a scale factor of k, we obtain a square of area 9. Find the sum of all possible values of k. I do not understand...it is not 3/2, as I was told, but I don't understand why? Help?

### please help with geometry - dilation

When a square of area 4 is dilated by a scale factor of k, we obtain a square of area 9. Find the sum of all possible values of k. I do not understand...it is not 3/2, as I was told, but I don't understand why? Help?

### math

Original Question is: how many 1/2 miles are in 12 miles? write the division question 12 divided by 1/2= 24 what multiplication question could the model also answer? 12 x 2 =24 This is the one I didn't understand Write the question given as a multiplication question?

### Geometry

How to post a geometry question with picture?

### Math (Trying to understand) 4th

Hi I need help with something. I need to understand what it is trying to ask me. Thanks. (This is online homework) Question: Omit % sign in all of the answers! Change the numbers to percent (don't round) Express your answer as a common fraction, not mixed number. So, for ...

### Geometry

I need some help with a geometry question! connexus()com/content/media/527934-12182013-42511-PM-845062975()png 4. What are values of x and y? a. x = 9/4, y = 3/4 b. x = 9/4, y = 15/4 c. x = 15/4, y = 5/4 d. x = 3/4, y = 15/4 I think it's A. Can someone help?

### Social studies

I want to answer that question but i can't understand it. I'm also not really expecting anyone to reply back butt pleas if you do can you make it very detailed so i can understand it.

### reading

In the story of" Milkweed by Jerry spenilli" There is a question I did not understand Question is. How does Misha's observation reveal his state of mind? Why didn't he simply say,"the knots in the barbed wire were shiny"? Can anyone help me answer this question please?

### Geometry

If you go to Eden a math tuition you will have the diagram for this question but if you do not there will be ... LET ME JUST GET TO THE QUESTION Question: what is the measure of MQ in the diagram shown?

### Math

I have no idea how to understand quantitative comparison questions which involves the understanding of arithmetic mean. I need to understand the question first to do the problem, please explain. Thank you

### english 3

What did Smith note the President? Please clarify your question. Is a reference to a book? Which Smith? Also -- as written, your question doesn't make any sense to me. We'll be glad to help you when we understand your question and to what it's referring.

### Geometry HELP

Using coordinate geometry to prove that the diagonals of a square are perpendicular to each other. Given: Vertices are at A(0,0), B(a,0), C(a,a) and D(0,a) Slope of AC=1; Slope of BD=-1 type your proof. (I've gotten help on this earlier but I still don't understand. Mathmate ...

### Math(analytic geometry)

I'm studying analytic geometry and i came accross this question;"find the tangents common to x²+ y²=8 and y²=16x.How am i going to work it out,please? I tried to work out their gradients which gave me x²+y²=8 2x+2ydy/dx=0 dy/dx=-2x/2y =-x/y y²=16 2ydy/dx=16 dy/dx=8/y so ...

### Business Computer Information Systems

In 3–5 sentences, discuss special considerations for using blogs and wikis in research. I don't understand this question good can you guys please help me understand what i am sopose to do.

### AP Chem

The electron-domain geometry and molecular geometry of iodine trichloride are __________ and __________, respectively. The answer is trigonal bipyramidal, T-shaped, respectively- I do not understand the approach PLEASE EXPLAIN HOW YOU GOT THE ANSWER!!!

### Geometry

Hi, I'm having a difficult time understanding a couple of Geometry questions on my homework and I'd really appreciate it if someone could answer them and explain to me how to get the same answer. Question 1: A regular pentagon has an apothem of 3.2 m and an area of 37.2 m². ...

### Psychology

How have you used the scientific process (unsystematic observation, building theories, and evaluating propositions) in your life to better understand your personality? Provide an example in your response. What does this question mean? I don't understand when they say "to ...

### Geometry

Hi I was having some problem with this question, its been a while since I had been in geometry. I think you foil, but Im not sure. Solve for X. 2(x+4)(x+3)= 3(x+2)(x-1)

### Adv. Math

Find the interest to the nearest cent Question #1 Amount: $5432 Annual Interest Rate: 6.2% Time: 3 years Question #2 $4500 at 5.5% for 4 1/2 years Question #3 $3680 at 6.75% for 2 1/4 years Question #4 5.5% for 1 3/4 years on $2543 I'm sorry for so many but I just don't ...

### Chemistry

I'm confused with this question as I don't understand how to write the reactions. Here is the question if you could please help me with this question or just even give me an example on how to do it. I would really appreciate it. Thank you. Write the oxidation and reduction ...

### English: Shakespeare-Othello

i need help please. idont understand this question. as he enter desdemona's bedchamber in order to kill her, othello mutters: it is the cause, it is the cause, my soul. what is he talking about? in what way might he be rationalizing Desdemona's murder? i've been at for about ...

### World History

What can we learn about the limited freedoms during the McCarthy era? I need to write 5 - 10 sentences. I don't understand the topic very well so could you help me understand? Is there anything that I can read that will help me with this essay question?

### Repost - Geometry question

"please help me" posted this earlier: If m angle sign 1=37 degrees what is m angle sign 4 My answer: 43 degrees which is wrong. Correct answer: 37 degrees I don't understand how to do this.

### math help

did anybody answer my question drwls answered your geometry question.

### 10 grade English

Write an essay comparing Baldwin's account of the Titanic with Rosenthal's account of his visit to Auschwitz. In your paragraph, explain how the tone and purpose of each essay is different. Support your argument with at least one example from each essay. Hello I really can't ...

### fraction

Give examples of three categories of fraction models. What real models have you used that correspond to each of these? I pretty much understand the first part of this question: I know that the three models are set model, length or measurement model and region or area model. ...

### MATH (factoring)

I don't understand how to factor this question: (x+y)^2 -64 The final answer is (x + y + 8) (x + y - 8). I just don't understand how to get to that answer.

### Psychology

What is meant by this question: What is the theory underlying ANOVA? I don't understand what the question is asking and cannot find an exact answer.

### English-Ms. Sue

My other question: Is there a structure to this selection? Dicuss. I do not understand this question, can you please explain, thanks

### social studies

hi i need help with this question (Name 3 produce produccts) i don't understand the question please helppppppppppp

### Geometry

Line MP bisects <LMN, m<LMP=4x+3 and m<LMN=10x-6. Find m<LMN. I understand how to find adjacent angles and the complement. I don't understand what I am supposed to do? Since it already give you the answer 10x-6, should I solve for x?

### geometry

I was assiged a 44 question assigment and I really need some help.I'm stuck on this question: "Find the coordinates of S for RS if Q is the midpoint and R is an endpoint. Q(-6,-5),R(-4,4)

### math

ok so I asked a question like this before and I understood how to do it and a cuple more like it but now I don't understand how to do this on ..... I keep on trying to find the answer but I just don't understand what I am supposed to do -5(2w+1)=25

### Math Question--dont understand

Restrict the domain to the set of natural numbers. Mark the dots points on the graph which represent the function on the restricted domain. I don't understand how to do this.

### math - Please help me to understand

The average selling price of homes in a certain city is $356,300. Assume the variable is normally distributed with a standard deviation of $64,600. If 396 homes are for sale, how many homes will sell for more than $325,000? (Round up to the next whole number.) I don't ...

### math - Please help me to understand

The average selling price of homes in a certain city is $356,300. Assume the variable is normally distributed with a standard deviation of $64,600. If 396 homes are for sale, how many homes will sell for more than $325,000? (Round up to the next whole number.) I don't ...

### fractions URGENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Is 2/3 the smallest out of 1/3? Are you asking if 2/3 is smaller than 1/3? If that's your question, the answer is no. If that's not your question, please rephrase so teachers will understand. Thanks. =)

### Pre-Cal

1) My last question was wrong. The question should read: Fill in the blanks As x --> pi+, sin x --> ? and csc x --> ? I do not understand this!

### trig

I don't understand the question... (This homework question was removed due to a copyright claim submitted by k12.com.)

### physics

please tell me f(x)=rho_1*g*A the solution of which question I cannot understand plz give the 3 to 4 words of question as a hint

### Algebra again

I don't understand how to do this problems: Solve for the variable r, C=2PIr (PI is the pi symbol thing then r is next to it) and this problem solve for the variable l, S=B+1/2Pl I know this is the same question, but I somewhat understand how to get the answer but I was ...

### Chemistry

If 25 grams of copper(II) sulfate pentahydrate were heated until all water was removed, how much residue would remain?- Could someone help me understand this question? I don't understand it at all. Thanks

### Spanish

I don't understand this question. ¿Qué le diste a tu madre o a tu padre en su cumpleaños? btw I can't SHOW WHAT I THINK b/c I don't get the question. Thanks a bunch:)

### Matrix

If A=(aij) and B=(bij) are arbitrary square matrices of order 2, show that |AB|=|A||B|? I don't understand how to start this question. What is the question even asking?

### Math

I'm having problems with this question, to tell you the truth I don't understand the problem. Andrew is considering building a clubhouse in the shape of a rectangle. His sketch of the clubhouse is.... (its a drawing of a rectangle with 8 ft at the top and 4 ft on the left end)...

### geometry

solve the proportion: 5/2=22/24w the answer is 11/30 but I don't understand how you get that.

### Family and Consumer Science

1. Identify - What are four (4) influences that give you a unique indentity? What does this question means??? I'm going to answer it I just want to know what does this question means so that way I can understand it in order to answer this question.

### Geometry

Full Question: The coordinates for a rhombus are given (2a, 0), (0, 2b), (-2a, 0), (0,-2b). Write a plan to prove that the midpoints of the sides of a rhombus determine a rectangle using coordinate geometry. Be sure to include the formulas. Image Description: The image looks ...

### Health

I am writing a paper and don't understand this particular question.. What does it mean if a patient is part of a marginalized population? Can someone help explain this question?

### Chemistry

I don't understand this question, thanks to whoever tries to help!! (This homework question was removed due to a copyright claim submitted by k12.com.)

### To Devron

Since you are a biochemist please look at the post below by C. I tried answering the question but I really don't understand the question. Perhaps you can help.

### math

Hello i have a question.i tried it but i did not understand it. heres my question how can you describe the relative positions of p and q in the following situations? a,m(p.q)=0 b.m(p,q)<0 c.m(p,q)>0 d.m(p,q)does not exist

### math

Hello i have a question.i tried it but i did not understand it. heres my question how can you describe the relative positions of p and q in the following situations? a,m(p.q)=0 b.m(p,q)<0 c.m(p,q)>0 d.m(p,q)does not exist

### Geometry Proofs, HELP!!

I need help, I have a Geometry Exam on Monday. And I don't understand proofs one bit. If someone could help me with some proofs that would be awesome!! You have to post specific questions to get specific help. My experience is that on proofs studying with a competent friend is...

### biology 11

i am soo stuck on this question please help. 3. It is hard to understand how seemingly random events like mating could lead to evolution in a particular direction. What must we understand about natural selection that would allow this to happen?

### Psychology

I am writing a paper and do not understand part of this question. The question is as stated: Describe the background, theoretical perspective, and contributions to the field of psychology of the person you have chosen. What is meant when I have to describe their theoretical ...

### Quick Science Question

I have a question. Is a Atwood Machine a suspended pulley? I have question asking me what the machine is, and there are two answers with the word pulley in them. I am really confused between the two. I have tried looking it up, and I get confused again because I don't ...

### Pre-Algebra

Hi, Well, I have a test tomorrow and I was hoping that's someone could maybe help me? I don't understand probability... Here's a question I don't understand: Find the probability of tossing three coins and getting only two tails. Can anyone help?

### Math

I'm using the quadratic equation and I understand how to use it, but the format my text book gives the answers in is what I don't understand. If I have (2+/-Sqrt(8))/2 I know that x can either equal 2.41 or -0.14 However, my textbook is giving me the answers as 1+Sqrt(2) and 1...

### Microeconomics (margin Utility) need clarification

Someone was kind enough to help me with this question, but i was still confused on how they helped me with the first part of my question. The original question was: You go to an auction and set a maximum price of $100 you are willing to bid on an item. However, you are ...