# I have a fraction problem that involves borrowing and I do not know how to do this. My problem is 11 2/3 - 3 5/6. I know that I need to make the denominator the same so that makes it

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### Math

I have a fraction problem that involves borrowing and I do not know how to do this. My problem is 11 2/3 - 3 5/6. I know that I need to make the denominator the same so that makes it 11 4/6 - 3 5/6. My 11 needs to go to 10 but I do not know what changes from there. Thank you ...

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MathMate attempted to help but did not show how the problem is answered. It only confused the problem. Could someone else please help? Thanks. The denominator of a fraction is 4 more than the numerator. If both the denominator and the numerator are increased by 1, the ...

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Solving the formula for the indicated variable. I=prt,for r I need help knowing how to solve this problem step by step. its easier with numbers and a fraction in the problem but this problem just threw me off.......HELP PLEASE!!!!

### Algebra

How do I work this problem, it is not a homework problem but a problem similar to a homework problem. I know i need to factor the left side of the problem. here is what I have so far.. x^2-2x+1=7 x^2-2x+1-7=7-7 x^2-2x-6=0 here is where I run into an issue, I can not seem to ...

### Algenra

How do I work this problem, it is not a homework problem but a problem similar to a homework problem. I know i need to factor the left side of the problem. here is what I have so far.. x^2-2x+1=7 x^2-2x+1-7=7-7 x^2-2x-6=0 here is where I run into an issue, I can not seem to ...

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I'm trying to see if the teacher didn't give us the right problem or if I'm just not getting it. The problem is "re-write the expression without a fraction: 4/(1-sin x)". I can do it if the problem is sin squared x but I don't know how to solve the problem given. Pls help. thx

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Thank you for helping me with the last problem Reiny and Bosnian. However, I have one more problem that I need help with please and I have no idea how work the problem. I used an on line calculator to get the answer. It didn't give an explanation on how to do the problem ...

### Algebra 2

The problem is 3x^2 - 26 + 35 (We have to factor it!) So, I did the problem, but I'm not sure how to write the final answer. This is what my problem looks like so far: 3x^2 - 26 + 35 (3x^2-21x)-(5x+35) 3x(x-7)-5(x+7) and this is where I have the problem. I know I need to put (...

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Will someone please show me how to do this problem. I have to write this ratios in simplest form. The ratio of 5 3/5 to 2 1/10. Change each of your mixed fractions to an improper fraction, then divide the first by the second. Remember to divide fraction #1 by fraction #2, you ...

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### Math (Fraction Word Problem)

You have three-fifths of a pizza leftover, and you plan to eat half of it for lunch. How much of the original pizza do you have left over? If I have 3/5 of a pizza leftover and I plan to eat 1/2 of it for lunch doesn't that mean you have to divide? This is the answer they gave...

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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

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I do not the correct steps to solve for this problem. I know I have to first remove the negatives but from there I get confused. This is all the further I could get. Please help. The negative numbers are powers and the problem is a fraction. C-3D-2 C3D2 C-4D-5 C4D5

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my teacher gave us some fraction problems for homework, but I'm confused about how to go about solving the problem. The problem is what is 2/4 of 8. Can you show me the steps so I can do the rest of the math problems? 2/4 reduces (or simplies if you prefer) to lower terms. ...

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### Math33333

Please help me! Problem: x+2 x-3 _________ - _________ 2x^2+5x+2 2x^2-5x-3 *Simplify the expression 2x^2+5x+2 =(x+2)(2x+1) 2x^2-5x-3 =(2x+1)(x-3) So x+2/(x+2)(2x+1) = 1/2x+1 x-3/(2x+1)(x-3) = 1/2x+1 Finally 1/2x+1 - 1/2x+1 = 0 Let's take a look at the problem: (x+2)/(2x^2+5x+2...

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Use the above graph of f(x) to complete the following table for values of its inverse function, f^{-1}(x). The graph has a point on (2,2)the y-intercept is 4 the x intercept is 3 x =-4, 8, 0, -2, 2 f^{-1}(x) Note: You can earn partial credit on this problem...

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I need help to create an addition word problem and a subtraction word problem using fractions. I need to show how to find the solution to each problem. Once I find the solutions to my problems, I have to rewrite the solutions as either a terminating or nonterminating decimal.

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I need Help! ---------------------------------- 1.Peeta walked 8 miles. He stopped every 3/4 of a mile to eat a cookie. How many cookies did he eat during his walk? 2.What fraction is the same as the division problem below? A.8/3 B.5/8 C.8/2 D.3/8 3.Which division problem is ...

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Help! I have an assignment and I lost my textbook. Does anyone have "Managerial Economics for a Global Economy" by D. Salvatore (6th Ed)? If so, I need the integrating problem #15 on page 32. All I know is it is something about Samantha and a pharmacy... see below ~~~~~~~~~~ ...

### fractions

fraction word problem. please advise on how to work the problem Phillip and Jane had a pie each. Phippip ate 1/4 of his and Jane ate more of the pie than Phillip. Which fraction of his pie could Jane have eaten. Possible answers: 2/5 1/6 2/8 or 1/8

### Proof math problem help? Please help if you can!

Let AB be the diameter of a circle, and let point P be a point on AB. Let CD be a chord parallel to AB. Prove that PA^2 + PB^2 = PC^2 + PD^2 It can be solved using geometry methods (no trig). Anyway, I figured out that PA^2 +PB^2 = 2OP^2 + 2OB^2. However, I cannot find right ...

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I really need help on this problem. I'm unable to concentrate because I have to memorize a whole play script today too, so I'm kind of stressing a bit too much for this one problem. The problem is "Marcy has a total of 100 dimes and quarters. If the total value of the coins is...

### Calculus: Integral

I don't understand how to do this one integral problem that involves secant. I'm asked to find the integral of sec^4 (4x). I'm not really sure how to go about solving this problem.

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I am trying to figure out how to find the answer for r in a fraction. I have about 20 problesms and just need help getting started. The first problem is r/4+2=5.5

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i have two answers to this problem so am not sure which way I need to do in or should say the order i should do it. lease help??????? problem is 7x-5+3x=6+x-10 what is the order to work this out there is no brackets to this problem 7x-x+3x=6+5-10 6x+3x=11-10 8x=1 ------- 8 8 x...

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Problem: a^2-9 a^2-3a ----- * -------- a^2 a^2+a-12 Here Is What I Got: (a+3)3a ------- (a+4) *Please Check It.I think I did it wrong though.. =[ I'm going to assume your problem is this: (a^2-9)/a^2 * (a^2-3a)/(a^2+a-12) Note: I'm using * to mean multiply. If that is the ...

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Problem #1 what values for x must be excluded in the following fraction? (x+5)/(-1) my answer i think its none Problem #2 what value for x must be excluded in the following fraction? (x-3)/(4x-5)(x+1) this one i do not know x can not equal 5/4 or -1. Each of these would make ...

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I have a hw problem that I know involves calculus, but I'm stumped. The number density of photons left over from the Big Bang has an energy dependence of the form n(E)=(E^2)/e^(E/T)−1, where E is the energy of the photon and T is the temperature of this relic radiation...

### methods of sbtracting mixed fractions

Hello, I need did a subtraction problem with mixed numbers by converting the LCD of the denominator. However, when I went to Algebra.help they did the problem by converting the mixed problem to an improper fraction and then worked it that way. However, I know that the answers ...

### FRACTION SUBTRATION MATH

Subtracting a Fraction From 1 Joe Jumped robe for 3 minutes and 24 seconds. How many seconds is three minutes and 24 seconds. I can figure this out but have no clue how to turn it into a fraction subtraction problem...Can't remember. Thanks!

### Calculus

I don't understand how to get q for this problem? The next steps for the problem, you just need to plug q in, but I'm not sure what to do? Do you set revenues equal to expenses? Problem: Revenue is given by R(q) = 750q and cost is given by C(q) = 6000 + 5q2. 1) At what ...

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fraction word problem. please advise on how to work the problem Phillip and Jane had a pie each. Phippip ate 1/4 of his and Jane ate more of the pie than Phillip. Which fraction of his pie could Jane have eaten. Possible answers: 2/5 1/6 2/8 or 1/8 Please advise whether or not...

### Math

Ok so my problem is -3(3x+15)-(10+x)=35 After doing most of the problem I ended up getting -10x=105. I need to have a whole number as an answer but I can't understand what to do.

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I forgot some stuff from my 7th grade algebra class about complex numbers...like what do you do with a problem like this 5+5i 3-i divided by + divided by 2-i 4+3i thanks.(divided by refers to dividing line in a fraction) In each case, RATIONALIZE the denominator. Here is the ...

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i need help with fraction 3/5-3/15= ? PLEASE SHOW ME HOW TO DO THIS PROBLEM,THANKS!!

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Well, this problem is really stumping me, so here it is. Directions: In each problem, first draw a picture of the situation to the right of the problem. Then decide whether the problem involves measuring length or area growth to help you answer the questions. 1. It costs Mrs. ...

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i don't get how to do this problem mrs. sue please help how would you convert the repating nonterminating decimal to a fraction? explain the process as you solve the problem/0.1515... remember to show all of the steps that you use to solve the problem how would you convince a ...

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Find (f+g)(x),(f-g)(x),(f*g)(x), and (f/g)(x) for each f(x) and g(x) Now we were working well on this until we got to this f(x) and g(x). This was something our teacher didn't bring up. f(x) = 8x^2 g(x) = 1/x^2 How would you go about solving the problem with the fraction as g(...

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I need help factoring a problem and cant seem to get it right. The one I'm stumped on is 2x^2+7x+2. I have to compute as indicated and write final in the lowest terms. The whole problem is x^2-7x-18/x^2-6x-27*2x^2+7x+2/2x^2+5x+2

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I need help with this partial fraction problem. Find the indefinite integral of (-5x^3+5x^2-5)/(x^4+X^3). I got -5(log(x+1)+(1/x)-(1/(2x^2)).

### Mat 116 Final

Is it true when the problem says solve x= then it is one number, or fraction. The test does say below where it is looking for an answer will say type integer, or fraction. Then I get myself confused when it says 7x = -56 I figured this is dividing -56 by 7 this would be x= -8 ...

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Hello ^^ I'm new to this site :0 I was wondering if someone could help me with my schoolwork! I have a bit of a habit of overthinking my work, so I just need it checked by someone to make sure I actually am you know, getting it. The problem is -(5)^-1, and the lesson is ...

### Math! Please help!

This is an inequality problem/question. I dont know if I'm right in solving this problem: 15 ≤-k/4-9 (k/4 is a fraction) Please help! I got 5.25 ≤k

### algebra problem that is causing me headaches

I have no real method for this problem other than trail and error and foil. I have come up with some amny variations until I am on my second sheet of paper! The closet I have gotten to factoring/solving this problem so far is.... #46.) -3t^3+3t^2-6t (-1t^2+1)(3t -6) Is there a...

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Need help with algebra question If c= 5/9 (F-32)and F is 77 then what is c the 5/9 reprsents a fraction, I am no good in algebra and need help how to get the answer and the problem, thanks

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I have 2 problems I need help with both I have narrowed it down to 2 possible answers but can't decide which one is right. The first problem log subscript 5 (2x+3)=2 the choices a)13/2 and b) 14. The next problem 8^x = 16^x+2 the choices a)8 and b)-8. Help please! Given that ...

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I need to solve this problem in two diferent ways showing work. I have one way but I don't know what the other way could be the problem is 3 3/4 +5 1/3

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3x[1]+x[2]<=12,x[1]+x[2]<=15,z=2x[1]+x[2] I need the simplex for this problem. I have the right answer but keep coming up with a differant answer. This in our book as a practice problem.

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I am working a problem, 'order of operations" ie, 100 a=4/5. I need to know if I mulitiply this? should I change the fraction to 4.5?

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I have tied to solve this problem but am stuck. Hoping what I have done so far is accurate but need help in conversion. What mass, in grams, of oxygen gas (O2) is contained in a 10.5 liter tank at 27.3 degrees Celsius and 1.83 atmospheres? Show all of the work used to solve ...

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Solve the equation using the multiplication principle. -35 = 7k Solve the equation. clear fraction and decimal first. 2.(y-7)- (y+4)) = 6y 3. -5b - 8 = -5 - 2b - 1b Problem one: multiply both sides of the equation by 1/7 Problem two: I will be happy to critique yourwork. ...

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Directions:Multiply (-1/2)(-3/8) mY ANSWER : .1875 Now how do i turn this into a fraction. numerator multiplied: 3 denominator multiplied 16 3/16 How do you get to that answer because not every single one would be multiplied by the numerator 3. Can you explain to me how to ...

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I have a review problem I am having problems with. This is the problem: Be able to show the function, g(x) is O(f(x)) numerically as we have done in class Use the definition of O-notation to prove that 2x^2+3x+4 is O(x^2) (Do not use the theorem on polynomial orders) This is ...

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Subtract: express your answer in simplest form. 2/5 - y/y-2 answers a)-3y-2/y-2 b) -3y -2/5(4-2) c) -3y-4/5(y-2) d) -3y-4/y-2 The way you have written the problem, is 2/5 minus y^3. I don't think that is what you meant. Please use grouping symbols on fractions () or [] The way...

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Can someone please help me with this inequality problem -3-8>(4x+8)-8 I have no idea how to solve this problem but I would like to learn. Can you be kind to show me the steps so that I can use this as an example problem for other problems. Thanks!

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I am in need of assistance with the following problem: v-4(4-v) = -2(2v-1) I don't want an answer I will work the problem myself I just need some one to assist me with the detailed rule or formula to work the problem. I have been on multiple sites trying to find something to ...

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How do you solve this math problem? h= -8t^2+40t then it says: when t=0 and when t= 5 there are 2 questions that i have to answer: 1.) find the value of h 2.) graph this equation - i don't know if i did the problem right but when i answered #1 i got h=0, - and when i answered...

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### AP Chem

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I need help on two problems I would like if you went step by step with the problem with me and then let me figure out the answer. If, Tonya and Toya have $15.25 together and Tonya had 25 cents more than Toya, how much does each have? Second question: Bruce is 7 years older ...

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I need help please thank you Show (2.3)(5.06) as fraction multiplication problem and explain why the number is inhundred-thousandths (five places)

### math,algebra

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### Algebra--Really need help!

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### Calculus Partial Fraction

Sorry. The problem should have been: (x^2)/(x^3-8)(x-2)

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kylie answered my question but did not go into detail how to solve the problem. Here's the problem I need help with. Given two numbers whose sum is 56. Six times the larger is 72 more than 5 times the smaller. Find the numbers. I need to know step by step how to solve this ...

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In my book A bread piece calls for 3 1/4 cups of flour if you only have 2 1/8 cup. How much more flour is needed? 3 1/4 -2 1/8= 13/4 - 17/9 how does it equal 13/4 can someone show me that part? I thought I knew how to subtract fractions but I don't get it. 3 1/4 - 2 1/8 = 13/4...

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This question I really don't get it. I tried tried tried to figure out how to start solve the problem but still couldn't figure out. So can you help me with one question PLEASE? If so, can you please explain to me how you get the answer? Also can you show me step by step of ...

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I have 2 problems I need help with both I have narrowed it down to 2 possible answers but can't decide which one is right. The first problem log subscript 5 (2x+3)=2 the choices a)13/2 and b) 14. The next problem 8^x = 16^x+2 the choices a)8 and b)-8. Help please! If log5 z = ...

### Math Algebra 1

i was wondering if anyone could help me on this problem. expand: x^-2 (y^2 + 10x) z^3 (5x + 3z^-4) First one: x^-2 (y^2 + 10x) x^-2 is the same thing as 1/x^2. Therefore, we have this: 1/x^2 (y^2 + 10x) Multiply using the distributive property: y^2/x^2 + 10x/x^2 Add together ...

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I have a fraction problem that I partial know how do solve: 6/ 4/5= 6/1 divided by 5/4= 30/4= 15/2, but then the answer is 7 1/2 how did they get 7 1/2. Please help!!

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Subtracting a Fraction From 1 Joe Jumped robe for 3 minutes and 24 seconds. How many seconds is three minutes and 24 seconds. I can figure this out but have no clue how to turn it into a fraction subtraction problem...Can't remember. Thanks!

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This is a 3rd grade math problem that my son had on homework. Can you explain how to derive the answer for this problem? The problem, as wriitten, is below.... I have 10 thousands, 11 tens, 12 hundreds, and 0 ones. What number am I? Thank you

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Representing each sum as a single rational number. a.-14 + (-8/9). -14 8/9? b. 7 + 1/9 = 7 1/9? c. -3 + (1/6) = -3 1/6? Do i just add the fraction and number together? and, the last problem is: a student is completing a math problem and is at the last step: 25 - 28 1/5. How do...

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I have been having a problem with solving a chemistry problem. The problem requires finding the density in copper at 1305K (the temperature changes when you reset the problem). I think I am using the proper formula, (N_v/N_s=Ae^-changeH_v/kT). My results are a very large ...

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I have been having a problem with solving a chemistry problem. The problem requires finding the density in copper at 1305K (the temperature changes when you reset the problem). I think I am using the proper formula, (N_v/N_s=Ae^-changeH_v/kT). My results are a very large ...

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The half-life of P-32 is 14 days. How long after a sample is delivered can a laboratory wait to use a sample in an experiment if they need at least 10 percent of the original radioactivity? I need help on how to set up this problem. What is the general equation to use for a ...