# Exlpain how you could show five less than a number using an expression

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### Math

You rent x pairs of shoes for \$2 each. You buy the same number of drinks for \$1.50 each. You also pay \$9 for a bowling lane. Write an expression in simplest form.

### math 5

estimate the number of pencil cases needed to hold 10 thousand pennies . Show your work. 2 estimate the height of a stack of 50 thousand pennies . show your work.

### Help with math

I am stuck on a probability question. Please help and tell me the easiest way to find the answer to this.. I am confused and keep getting 5/6 A fair die is rolled..what is the probability of rolling an odd number or a number less than 3? the actual answer is 2/3.. tell me how ...

### HELP MATH

I am stuck on a probability question. Please help and tell me the easiest way to find the answer to this.. I am confused and keep getting 5/6 A fair die is rolled..what is the probability of rolling an odd number or a number less than 3? the actual answer is 2/3.. tell me how ...

### Math

The first three elements of a number sequence are 1, 2, 3. ( As you can see, the middle number is one less than the product of its neighbors. This is true for the rest of the elements of this sequence. Now add the elements of the sequence up to a certain element. Could this ...

### math

Let’s agree to say that a positive integer is prime-like if it is not divisible by 2, 3, or 5. How many prime-like positive integers are there less than 100? less than 1000? A positive integer is very prime-like if it is not divisible by any prime less than 15. How many very...

### MATH

Let’s agree to say that a positive integer is prime-like if it is not divisible by 2, 3, or 5. How many prime-like positive integers are there less than 100? less than 1000? A positive integer is very prime-like if it is not divisible by any prime less than 15. How many very...

### algebra

the volume of a cylinder is represented by the polynomial 2pier^3 + 12piex^2 + 18piex. find the expression for the radius and the expression for the height in terms of x

### math (pre calc)

4cot^2x-4/tanx+cosxsecx write expression in factored form as an algebraic expression of a singletrig function

### Algebra

Write an expression for a cell phone company charges a flat fee of \$20 for unlimited texts and calls. Would the expression be: y=20 or 20/x

### algebra

Write an expression in simplest form that represents the perimeter of the polygon. the measure of the sides are 3x, x + 10, 2x + 2, and 5x. Would the simplified expression be 11x + 12?

### Math

Write a real world situation that can be represented by the expression 8(t - 3). Tell what the variable represents then give a value for t and evaluate the expression.

### Alegbra

Use properties of exponents to simplify the given expression. First express the answer in exponential form. Then evaluate the expression. 3^2 3^3=

### Algebra

ARE THESE CORRECT? Over the yrs, the O'Connell Company has been switching from typewriters to computers. At once time the company had 815 typewriters which were wearing out at a rate of about 60 per year. At the same time, they had 500 computers and were adding 75 per year. ...

### MA 107 college algebra

Simplify the expression using the power rule.(3to the power of 2)to the power of 5

### Algebra

Determine all pairs (m, n) of a two-digit natural number m and a single-digit natural number n satisfying the following conditions. 1) If the number n is given as the number between the two digits of the number m, then a three-digit number is obtained which is 11 times the ...

### Math

Determine all pairs (m, n) of a two-digit natural number m and a single-digit natural number n satisfying the following conditions. 1) If the number n is given as the number between the two digits of the number m, then a three-digit number is obtained which is 11 times the ...

### Expressions

This is what I have can someone please point me in thew right direction In your industrial oven, you bake two baking sheets with 12 scones each, two baking sheets with 20 cookies each, and one baking sheet with 2 scones and 10 cookies. Write an expression that illustrates the ...

### Pre algebra Am I right??

A six sided number cube is rolled and a coin is flipped. What is the probability that the number on the cube is less than 4 and the coin lands on heads. I worked it out and I think I am right but I would like for someone to double check it for me. 1/2 * 1/2 is .25 which is 1/4...

### College Algebra

1.x<5 and x ≥ 0 [0, 5) what will be the plotting points on a number line. 2. 4x-3<-3 and 4x+2>-14 (-4,0) what will be the plotting points on a number line. 3.2(3x-3)≥ 6 and 2(3x-4)less than sign or eaual to -8 Solution is false what will be the plotting points on ...

### STAT-discrete random varaibles

a driver passes 4 sets of traffic lights. the random varaible X is the number of traffic lights he has to stop at. the probabilty distribution for x is given: x 0 1 2 3 4 prob 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 a) find the upper quartile of the number of traffic lights at which the driver ...

### algebra

simplify and show all work 11+12^2-(-11)*12 is this right11+144-(-11)*12 155-(-11)*12 144*12 1,928 simplify -(8m)-(-7m+2) 15m-2 according to order of operation what should be done first when evaluating this expression do not solve [10-(-2+1)]-9

### equation and inequalities

a.major league baseball player chews 17 pieces of gum per game.write anslgebraic expression to show how many pieces of gum he might chew in games

### chemistry (go-over)

is this always true that the compound NH3 contains two double covalent bonds? and that the chemical formulas of molecular compounds show the number and type of atoms in each molecule. No. NH3 has no double bonds. It contains three covalent bonds, one covalent bond for each H ...

### algebra 2

What is the smallest value of x for which the radical expression (radical sign)2x-10 is a real number

### Math

Write an expression: The quotient of a number h and 3 decreased by 2. Would you write it like this: h/3-2

Write twenty million,five hundred thousand in expaned notation form using exponents. would that be (20x10tothe 8thpower)+(500x10to the 5th power)

### Math

CAN SOMEONE CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEASE? What types of problems can be solved using the greatest common factor? What types of problems can be solved using the least common multiple? Complete the explanation. *** Use the words 'same' and 'different' to complete the following ...

### Math!

Please Please Please help me! I'm really behind and need to get this done and i'm really confused. 1. 5h – 9 = –16 + 6h (1 point) 4 –7 7 10 2. 4x + 4 = 9x – 36 (1 point) –8 –7 8 –3 3. Which of the following equations has an infinite number of solutions? (1 point...

### ttu

the sum of the digits of a three digit number is12. the tens digit is 2 lessthan the hundreds digit, and the units digit is 4 less than the sum of the two digits. What is the number?

### algebra

The difference between two numbers is 108 less than their sum.If the larger number is twice the smaller number,find the difference between the two numbers.

### Math

Show using integration by parts that: e^3x sin(2x)dx = 4/26 e^3x (3/2 sin(2x) - cos(2x)) +c Bit stuck on this. Using rule f udv = uv - f vdu u = e^3x dv + sin(2x)dx f dv = v du/dx = 3e^3x v = -1/2 cos(2x) so uv - f vdu: = (e^3x)(-1/2 cos(2x)) - (-1/2 cos(2x))(3e^3x) Don't know...

### algebra

Three numbers are such that the first number is 10 less than twice the second and the second number is 4 more than three times the third. Twice the second number is equal to the sum of the first and third numbers. Find the numbers

### Math - Credits & finance charges

On the May 1 billing date, Mary had a balance due of \$970.60 on her credit card. The transactions during the following month were: May 5 Payment \$400.00 May 10 Charge: airline tickets \$381.00 May 22 Charge: hotel \$270.60 May 25 Charge: florist \$60.20 The interest rate on the ...

With increased market globalization,intercultural competence A. becomes less of a challenge. B. is aided significantly by advanced technologies such as faxes, overnight delivery, and e-mail. C. reduces the chances of interacting with people who speak another language. D. is ...

With increased market globalization, intercultural competence: A. Becomes less of a challenge B. Is aided significantly by advanced technologies such as faxes, overnight delivery and email. C. Reduces the chances of interacting with people who speak another language. D. Is ...

### Organic Chemistry

C5H11Cl How many possible isomers exist for this compund. I got five but the answer is 8. Is there any formula for calculating the number of isomers?

### Maths

Five-eights of the population of a village are men, one-sixth are children and the rest, 500 in number are women. How many children are there?

### math

a five digit number from the digits 6, 6,3,3, and 3 write two numbers in which the places of the two sixes are separated by a factor of 1000?

### algebra

Provide an example of at least five ordered pairs that do not model a function. The domain will be any five integers between 0 and 30. The range will be any five integers between -20 and 20. Why does your example not model a function?

### Math

Provide an example of at least five ordered pairs that do not model a function. The domain will be any five integers between 0 and 20. The range will be any five integers between -10 and 10. Why does your example not model a function?

### Maths

The question is "Show that z-2 is a factor of P(z)= z^3+mz^2+(3m-2)z-10m-4 for all values of m. For what values of m is (z-2)^2 a factor of P(z)?" I've proven the first part, using synthetic division, for all values of m. But the second part, I don't understand why the divisor...

### Algebra

I'm adding 2(radical 50) + 12 (radical 8). I began by breaking the radical fifty into two parts: the radical of 25 and the radical of two. The radical of twenty five can break down into five, and the radical of two stays the way it is. Now it should read 2 5 radical of two. Do...

### math - combinations

To study the unity of Canada, a seven=person committee is to be selected from five public figures from Western Canada, five public figures from Central Canada, and five public figures from Eastern Canada. I figured out parts a & b to this question, but I'm having troubles with...

### Life orientation

In ten to five lines critically discuss five ways in which the human enviroment problem impacts on the community.provide relevant sources to support your claims

### algebra

PLEASE I NEED HELP: the number of seniors citizen (65 an over)in the united states are millions ƒØN years after 1990 can be estimated by using the function: s=0.38ƒØ +31.2 the percentage of senior citizen living below the poverty level NƒØ years after 1990 can be ...

### APA FORMATTING

I think it's C. Am I right? When using APA, which of the following describes the method in which a work without page numbers should be presented in in-text citations? A. No mention of the page number is required in APA B. If no page number is present, it is not a credible ...

### statistics

"suppose that IQ scores have a bell-shaped distribution with a mean of 97 and standard deviation of 17.Using empirical rule, what percentage of IQ score are less than 46?"

### math

Please explain what this means: Write an expression for 3.5 more than a number does it mean 11.5 is 3.5 more than 8???

### MATH Introduction to Math Skills and Strategies

Write the algebraic expression for: Eight more than a number

### math

3n+6 If n represents the position of a number in the pattern, which of the following is the pattern of numbers decribed by the expression? f. 1,9,12,15,18 g.6,12,22,36,54 h. 9,12,15,18,21 j. 3,9,12,15,21

### Math

Simplify the variable expression: 1. (13)(-x) My answer: -13x 2. (-4)(-x)^3(x)(-1/8) My answer: 1/2 • -3x I'm not sure about number 2. Thanks

### math

The product of two numbers is 35. one of the numbers is n, what expression represents the other number?

### Math-college

Can you please help with this one. Find an​ nth-degree polynomial function with real coefficients satisfying the given conditions. n=4 2 i and 4 i are zeros; f(-1)=85 f(x)= ​(Type an expression using x as the variable. Simplify your​ answer.)

### prob and stats

–/3 points Notes Question: TanColM7 8.6.003. TKK Products manufactures electric light bulbs in the 50-, 60-, 75-, and 100-watt range. Laboratory tests show that the lives of these light bulbs are normally distributed with a mean of 774 hr and standard deviation of 68 hr. ...

### Maths!

There has just been a planetary alignment of five planets in the system Blogg, all the astrologers have gone loopy, and they want to know when the next occurance of these five planets will happen again. Krypton the nearest planet to the sun takes 6 days to orbit the sun. Zenon...

### Intermidia Algebra

Andrew factored the expression -12x^3-28x^2-3x as -4x (3x^2-7x+9). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out -4x (3x^2-7x+9), she got -12x^3+28x^2-36x; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Andrew to understand this...

### Math

Rewrite the expression using the Distributive Property. 5(2x-8) a. -30x b. 10x-40*** c. 10x+40 d. 10x-8

### Math,Ratio

the ratio of the number of coins Azam had to the number of coins Eddie had was 3:7.Eddie gave 42 coins to Azam and they ended up having the same number of coins.how many coins did each person have at first? pls show ur answer purely!

The question is: "A flashlight does not lose power as you walk away from it, but as you get farther and farther away, it appears to be less and less bright. Explain" First of all I am BAD at explaining things, and when you don't know the answer it is even harder!!! You don't ...

### Chemistry - oxidation numbers

How do you use a Lewis Structure to find the oxidation state of an element. I have this question using the oxidation rule i got +2, however how do i use it with Lewis structure. QUESTION Use the Lewis structure of a thiosulfate ion to find the oxidation number of each sulfur ...

### Maths

in a game you have to guess what a number is through some clues the clues you are given are the hundreds digit is twice as large as the thousands digit the ones digit is the largest the sum of the digits is 14 the tens digit is two less than the ones digit what is the number?

### chemistry

sorry the first one didn't post properly Lab: Electrolytic Cells The purpose of this experiment is to test the method of stoichiometry in cells. Materials: balance steel can tin electrode power source wire lead (x2) tin (II) chloride solution (3.25 M) timer large beaker ...

### Algebra 2

Show that for any complex number z, |z| = |-z|. (Hint: Let z = a + bi.)

### math

use I and a dot to show the number 52

### Algebra

show me how to simplify 4+1 to whole number

### Maths

Show that the reciprocal of 3+2√2 is an irrational number

### Algebra

Twenty-five percent of your budget will be used to rent business space and pay for utilities. Write an algebraic expression that indicates how much money will be spent on business space and utilities. 2nd question. .25(\$118,250.00) correct answer? .25(\$118,250.00)

### Keith

The Information Systems Audit and Control Association surveyed office workers to learn about the anticipated usage of office computers for personal holiday shopping. Assume that the number of hours a worker spends doing holiday shopping on an office computer follows an ...

### Statistics

The Information Systems Audit and Control Association surveyed office workers to learn about the anticipated usage of office computers for personal holiday shopping (USA Today, November 11, 2009). Assume that the number of hours a worker spends doing holiday shopping on an ...

### stats

The Information Systems Audit and Control Association surveyed office workers to learn about the anticipated usage of office computers for personal holiday shopping (USA Today, November 11, 2009). Assume that the number of hours a worker spends doing holiday shopping on an ...

### math

i suck at domain and range.... this doesn't make any sense... a. Given the relation {(-3,-2)(-1,0)(2,-1)(3,5)}, explain why the domain would NOT be -3 <or less than x <or less than 3(-3 <_ x <_ 3) and similarly the range would NOT be -2 <or less than y <or ...

If A is less than B, B is 2 more than C and C is 3 less than D. How much more or less is A than D.

If A is 5 less than B, B is 2 more than C and C is 3 less than D. How much more or less is A than D.

### Calc

1. Determine an expression for dy/dt if x^2+2y^2=8 and dx/dt=3. 2. A point is moving along the right branch of a hyperbola defined by 4x^2-y^2=64. What is dy/dt when the point is at (5, -6) and dx/dt=3? I will start you on the first, using implicit differention. x^2+2y^2=8 2x ...

### Trig

The width of the box is 9 inch more than its length and the height of the box is 1 inch less than its length write an expression for the volume of the box

what multiplication fact can be found using the arrays for two times nine and five times nine?

### Math

A company manufactures fence sections for residential use. The number, s, of sections that can be produced per day is related to the number of hours, h, of labour required by the function s=2.1 square root h (Show your work) a) State the domain and range for the function. (2 ...

### math

Aaron own a shipping company. He plans to move into his new office which is near to the city centre. He needs some filing cabinets to organize his files. Cabinet x which costs RM100 per unit, requires 0.6 square meters of the floor space and can hold 0.8 cubic meters of files...

### math

Aaron own a shipping company. He plans to move into his new office which is near to the city centre. He needs some filing cabinets to organize his files. Cabinet x which costs RM100 per unit, requires 0.6 square meters of the floor space and can hold 0.8 cubic meters of files...

### math

17. Jenny, Greg, & Hank gather their marbles and have 20 in total. If Jenny has 3 less than twice the number Greg has, and Hank has 1 less than Greg has, how many marbles do each of them have?

### Math

A decade is 10 years. Which expression gives the number of years in d decades, 10+d, 10d, or d÷10. Explain your choice.

### Math

How would I write an algebraic expression for the quotient of fifty and 5 more than a number is 10. Would this be correct; 50/(x+5)= 10

### math

Which expression represents the largest number? A. 40.1 3 1026 B. 4.1 3 1027 C. 0.411 3 1026 D. 0.04001 3 1025

### math

I need to insert grouping symbols in the expression so that the value of the expression is 14 2x2+3(to the 2nd power)-4+3x5 I have done it in every way and can't get 14

### pre-calculus

Change the logarithmic expression to an equivalent expression involving an exponent. Log7343=x the 7 should drop down lower than the 343.

### Algebra 2 help!!!

What value completes the square for the expression? x2 + 14x Use the quadratic formula to solve the equation. x2 – 7x – 6 = 0 Simplify the expression. (–2i)(8i) What are the solutions? 1/2x^2 + 2x + 3 =0 I need help

Write a real world situation that can be represented by the expression 8(t - 3). Tell what the variable represents then give a value for t and evaluate the expression.

### Math

In how many ways one can bake a cake using two of five possible sweeteners and one of three possible flours?

### statistics

The Information Systems Audit and Control Association surveyed office workers to learn about the anticipated usage of office computers for personal holiday shopping. Assume that the number of hours a worker spends doing holiday shopping on an office computer follows an ...

### algebra 2

Hi i posted this question: the general expression for consecutive multiples of 6 is 6N, 6(N + 1), 6(N +2), etc. find three consecutive multiples of 6 such that 4 times the first exceeds twice the third by 12. and than Bobpursley replied: Let N be the first, so n+1 is next, etc...

### algebra

write an expression to represent each situation. then find the value of each expression to solve the problem. 1. on saturday, mrs. armor bought 7 pairs of socks for \$3 each, and a sweater for her dog of \$12. then she found a \$5 bill on the sidewalk. over the course of saturday...

### math

Ariel has 19 more cds than her sister. Victor has 3 times as many cds as Ariel has. Which expression can be used to show how many cds the three have in total? a)19+3x b)51+3x c)76+3x d) 76+5x

### Finite Math

A producer wants to put on a variety show on television. Assume that the producer has 9 skits and 6 commercials available. In how many ways can the producer create a television show? We assume that a skit is never repeated, but (unfortunately) commercials can appear any number...

### math

Use the five steps for problem solving to answer the following question. Please show all of your work. The volume of a rectangular box is limited to 1100 cu. in. If the height is 8 inches and the width is 10 inches how long can the box be?

### Math

did i work these problems right if not could some one show me how to work all three of them. 8.Represent the quantity with a real number: An altitude of 400 feet (ft) above sea level: 400 is a real number. I could also use 4 as a real number representing a 400 ft. altitude as ...

### math

What is the relationship among the numbers and symbols in the expression (14 – 4) ÷ 2? Choose all answers that are correct. A. The difference between 14 and 4 is doubled. B. The difference between 14 and 4 is split into 2 parts. C. The expression has a value equal to half ...

### maths

Solve 1.-6b+1+4b= -3b+6 2.8x - 4x = -8 3.the sum of twice a number and 14 less than the number is the same as the difference between -38 and the number. what is the number? 4. some number is six more than eight. what is the number? 5. 3.2x + 5.6x = 3.1 + 32.1 -6b+1+4b=-3b+6 -...