# I have a question on math if I start to look for a object hidden by making the center of a field as (0,0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive and coordinates

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I have a question on math if I start to look for a object hidden by making the center of a field as (0,0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive and coordinates to the south or west are negative. And I find nothing at (-12,8...
2. ### Math

You start searching for a buried object by marking the center of a field as (0, 0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive, and coordinates to the south or west are negative. You find nothing at (-10, 6), so you try a likely ...
3. ### Math

You start a search for a buried object by marking the center of a filed as (0,0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive and coordinates to the south or west are negative. You find nothing at (-12,8), so you try a likely-...

Hello. I am having some difficulty with this problem. Could you please check my answer? You start searching for a buried object by marking the center of a field as (0, 0), with coordinates giving distances in yards. Coordinates to the north or east are positive, and ...
5. ### Precalculus

QUESTION 1 Joe intercepts a pass 8 yards into the end zone, 19 yards from the right side of the field as he faces the opposite end of the field (see figure). He starts running diagonally, moving at a rate of 4 yd/s down the field and 2 yd/s across the field. Let x and y be his...
6. ### Physics

A 1.00 kg particle has the xy coordinates (-1.20 m, 0.500 m) and a 3.00 kg particle has the xy coordinates (0.600 m, -0.750 m). Both lie on a horizontal plane. At what (a) x and (b) y coordinates must you place a 1.00 kg particle such that the center of mass of the three-...
7. ### Physics

A 5.60-kg particle has the xy coordinates (-1.20 m, 0.500 m), and a 5.20-kg particle has the xy coordinates (0.600 m, -0.750 m). Both lie on a horizontal plane. At what x and y coordinates must you place a 1.60-kg particle such that the center of mass of the three-particle ...
8. ### pre calculus

Question 1: Explain why the equation of the line y=5 has a slope that is undefined. Explain in words or mathematically. Question 2: Given any circle, the coordinates of one endpoint of a diameter is (3,-2). If the coordinates of the center are (2,-4), find the coordinates for ...
9. ### Math

Hello, can anyone help me with this one question? What are the two solutions of x^2 – 2x – 4 = –3x + 9? A. the y-coordinates of the y-intercepts of the graphs of y = x^2 – 2x – 4 and y = –3x + 9 B. the x-coordinates of the x-intercepts of the graphs of y = x^2 – ...
10. ### Math

A standard football field is 100 yards long and 53 1/3 yards wide. A quarterback is standing on the 25 yard line, 25 yards from the left sideline, throws the ball to a receiver who is on the 35 yard line, 5 yards from the right sideline, as shown in the figure. (a) How long ...
11. ### Geometry

line segment ab is the diameter of circle O whose center has coordinates (6,8) . what are the coordinates of point b if the coordinates of point a are (4,2)
12. ### Geometry

line segment ab is the diameter of circle O whose center has coordinates (6,8) . what are the coordinates of point b if the coordinates of point a are (4,2)
13. ### math

Triangle ABC below is reflected across the y-axis and then translated 1 unit right and 2 units down. A)Write the coordinated of the vertices of the image after reflection. B)Write a rule for the translation. Use arrow rotation. The original coordinates A=(1,-3) B=(4,-5) C=(3,-...
14. ### math question

Find the coordinates of the four points which have integer coordinates and are a distance of root 5 from the point (1, 2). Hint 5=1^2 + 2^2
15. ### Physics

a uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r, determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the full circle
16. ### Linear Algebra - Question

I have this number that I just wanted to be sure how to do. They give me a Parallelepiped with corners lettered from A to H. Then the question is: In a certain orthonormal reference, the coordinates of points A, B, D and E are respectively A(0,0,2) B(3,0,2) D(0,4,2) E(0,0,1) ...
17. ### Linear Algebra - Question

I have this number that I just wanted to be sure how to do. They give me a Parallelepiped with corners lettered from A to H. Then the question is: In a certain orthonormal reference, the coordinates of points A, B, D and E are respectively A(0,0,2) B(3,0,2) D(0,4,2) E(0,0,1) ...
18. ### physics

A uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r. Determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the "full" circle. Because wire is uniform x (sub cm) = 0 mass=dm length=dl coordinates (x,y) = (r cox theta, r ...
19. ### physics

A uniform thin wire is bent into a semicircle of radius r. Determine the coordinates of its center of mass with respect to an origin of coordinates at the center of the "full" circle. Because wire is uniform x (sub cm) = 0 mass=dm length=dl coordinates (x,y) = (r cox theta, r ...
20. ### math

A woman walks 200 yards west along a straight shoreline and then swims 50 yards north into the ocean on a line that is perpendicular to the shoreline. Using her starting point as the pole and the east direction as the polar axis, give her current position polar coordinates. ...
21. ### Linear Algebra - Question

I have this number that I just wanted to be sure how to do. They give me a Parallelepiped with corners lettered from A to H. Then the question is: In a certain orthonormal reference, the coordinates of points A, B, D and E are respectively A(0,0,2) B(3,0,2) D(0,4,2) E(0,0,1) ...
22. ### Algebra pt. 2

Relating back to my question below I think I have it.. I multiplied the coordinates by 2 and got.. V 12 4 W -4 8 X -6 -4 Y 6 -10 Here is my question of the previous post.. The coordinates of quadrilateral VWXY Are given below. Find the coordinates of its image after a dilation...
23. ### math

In rectangle ABCD, if the coordinates of A are (0, 0) and the coordinates of C are (r, s), find the coordinates of B.With A and D being on the bottom line and B and C on the top with B over A.
24. ### 1 geometry question

The coordinates of the vertices of CDE are C(1, 4), D(3, 6), and E(7, 4). If the triangle is reflected over the line y = 3, what are the coordinates of the image of D? (3, –6) (3, –3) (3, 0) (3, 9) i have no clue
25. ### Physics

A uniform rod of length 176 cm is bent at its midpoint into a right angle. Then the bent rod is placed along the negative x and positive y axes, with the "bend point" located at the origin. What are the x and y coordinates of the center of mass of this object? my thoughts were...
26. ### Reposting question- Pre-calc

HI, Function: y=5cot(-2x) can someone can please help me find the coordinates of the two halfway points of the principal cycles. Here are some answers that might help. -I found the interval: (0,pi/2) -The equation of the left vertical asymptote: x=0, and right asy: x=pi/2 -The...
27. ### music

Please can anyone help me with a musical puzzle.... I'm looking for hidden GPS coordinates within the musical notation... I know it's Figured Bass...that much I have figured out... I have read up a bit... It must start with 53... That's obvious...
28. ### Math

I have a series of questions that I did. They lead up to the last question I can't solve. Could you check my math and help me with the last question? Thanks! a) Let a be the point (2,3). Compute the distance from Origin 0 to A answer: a^2 + b^2 = c^2 3^2 + 2^2 = c^2 c=sqrt(13...
29. ### Geometry Question number 4

If I have BC = 2x + 1, CD = 3x - 4 and BD = 22,how do I find the value of x? Do you have a triangle? What kind of triangle is it? Your question is incomplete. Or is this part of a question? It looks like a question I have seen before where the first part asks for coordinates ...
30. ### COLLEGE PHYSICS

Find the x and y coordinates of the center of gravity of a 4ft by 8ft uniform sheet of plywood with the upper right quadrant removed? with out mass of the plywood how do go about calculating the center gravity for x/y coordinates?
31. ### Maths (done question a but cant do b)

The mid-point of the straight line joining A(4,-3), B(6,-2) is located at C. (a) Calculate the coordinates of C. (b) Verify your result by calculating the distances AC and BC and showing they are equal. I HAVE COMPLETED A BUT CAN'T DO DO B!!!!
32. ### geometry

B is the midpoint of AC. A has coordinates (-3,4), and B has coordinates (-1 1/2,1). Find the coordinates of C. Did i get the right answer? (2)-1 1/2=(2)-3+x(over 2) -3-3=3+x-3 -6=x (2)1=(2)4+y(over 2) 2-4=4+y-4 -2=y The coordinates of C are (-6,-2)
33. ### Math

After a reflection over the x-axis I have to find the coordinates of A1, B1, C1 I am having trouble with b1. A(1,4) B(3,-2) C(4,2) The reflection should be: A1 should be (1,-4) B1 ?????? C1 should be (4,-2) Can younhelp with the b1 coordinates and check my other coordinates too?
34. ### geometry

In rectangle ABCD, if the coordinates of A are (0, 0) and the coordinates of C are (r, s), find the coordinates of B.With A and D being on the bottom line and B and C on the top with B over A.
35. ### Algebra hw, coordinates!! help!!

Triangle ABC has coordinates A(1, 4); B(3, –2); and C(4, 2). Find the coordinates of the image A'B'C' after a reflection over the x-axis.
36. ### Geometry

I keep getting the same answer but it is wrong. How do I work this? M is the midpoint of AB. The coordinates of A are (-4, -2) and the coordinates of B are (9,-6). What are the coordinates of M?
37. ### Pre-calc

HI, can someone can please help me find the coordinates of the two halfway points of the principal cycles. Here are some answers that might help. -I found the interval: (0,pi/2) -The equation of the left vertical asymptote: x=0, and right asy: x=pi/2 -The coordinate of the ...
38. ### Math

What Would Be The Coordinates Of The Center Of The Hole In The Paper For The Following? If a piece of paper is a plane in the X & Y axes & the Z axis is a pencil that is stabbed straight down through the paper at the point where the X & Y axes meet, then the coordinates of the...
39. ### Geometry

In the accompanying diagram, ABC and AB are congruent to BC. If the coordinates of C are (2,3) and the coordinates of B are (0,0), find the coordinates of A.
40. ### Math

Triagle abc is reflected over the y-axis what are the coordinates of the refected triangle describe in words what happens to the x coordinates and the y coordinates of the orignal triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection
41. ### Math Calculus

Hi, I don't have any question specifically but I'm very confused on this. In integration to find area under/above a curve, when do you integrate: 1) with respect to y 2) with respect to x 3) using x coordinates 4) using y coordinates Thanks for your help! :)
42. ### Math

The coordinates of the end-points of a line segment PQ are P(3,7) and Q(11,-6). Find the coordinates of the point R on the y-axis such that PR = QR. Please include the workings, as I would like to be able to perform these problems unassisted in the future (I just have trouble ...
43. ### physics

Consider the following mass distribution, where x- and y- coordinates are given in meters: 5.0 kg at (0.0, 0.0) m, 4.0 kg at (0.0, 7.0) m, and 7.0 kg at (5.0, 0.0) m. Where should a fourth object of 8.0 kg be placed so that the center of gravity of the four- object arrangement...
44. ### maths

The equation of the circle is x(squared)+y(squared)-3x -4=0.Find : (i)the coordinates of its center and the radius (ii) the coordinates of the points at which it cuts the x-axis
45. ### math

hi i will ask u in math :) in (( distance between two points )) * three vertices of rectanglr WXYZ are W (4,3), X (-1,3), and Y (-1,-1), what sre the coordinates of Z ? ** two adjacent vertices of a square have coordinates (-1,-3) and (1,0), what are the possible coordinates ...
46. ### math

A triangle has vertices with coordinates (2, 0), (3, -1), and (-2, -5). If the triangle is dilated by a scale factor of 3 with the origin as the center of dilation, what are the coordinates of the vertices of the image.
47. ### math

A triangle has vertices with coordinates (2, 0), (3, -1), and (-2, -5). If the triangle is dilated by a scale factor of 3 with the origin as the center of dilation, what are the coordinates of the vertices of the image.
48. ### Math PLz Help

I need help figuring out this problem I have tried everything but cannot get the answer. I have to find the coordinates of a qualiteral using vwxy after a scale factor of two Here are the The coordinates V (6,2), W(-2,4) X(-3,-2) Y(3,-5) PLease help me find the coordinates ...
49. ### Math

Mrs. Garcia's class is making a banner to hang in the school's display case. They started by sewing 7/8 of a yard of gold fabric at the top, 5/8 of a yard of black fabric in the center, and 7/8 of a yard of red fabric on the bottom of the banner. How many yards of fabric did ...
50. ### math

Quadrilateral ABCD is a square. The coordinates of point A are (3,2), coordinates of point B are (-3,2),and the coordinates of points C are (-3,-4). where on a coordinate plane would I mark the location of point D??
51. ### math

There are 2 similar triangles. 1 has coordinates (2,3)(3,4)(2,7). The other has coordinate (7,6) and letter A for the right corner of the base and P for the top. A has coordinates 1)(9,8) 2)(10,9) 3)(7.5,6.5) For each case find the scale factor for enlargement, the coordinates...
52. ### Physics-Please check and I need help

Please help set this up- A person goes into the electric field and has an object with a charge value of 4.2E-6C. At a distance of 10m from the object that's responsible for the elctric field, the person sees a force of 8.0N on the object they have. What is electric field ...
53. ### Geometry

The midpoint of line AB has coordinates of (5,-1). If the coordinates of A are (2,-3), what are the coordinates of B? Any help is appreciated!
54. ### Geometry

M is the midpoint of line AN, A has coordinates (-6,-6) and M has coordinates (1,2). Find the coordinates of N.
55. ### math question

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make the...
56. ### Math

I have a 3 part question that I have the answers for but I am still having issues understanding it. Looking for help with the explanation / steps on how you would get the answer. Question 1) The width of a rectangular field is 3h yards and it's length is 3 yards longer than ...
57. ### Math

Triangle DEF with vertices D(2,5),E(1,-6), and F(-5,3) is translated 3 units right and 2 units down. Find the coordinates of D'E'F'. I added the x coordinates by 3 and added the y coordinates by -2 and got: D(5,3),E(4,-8),F(-2,1)
58. ### Linear Algebra

4 points A,B,C and D are situated in a 3-dimensional space. In a certain spot, the coordinates of A, C and D are known: A(1,1,1) C(2,0,1) D(0,3,0) The coordinates of the barycentre of {A,B,C} are: (4/3, 1/3, 4/3). a) Determine the coordinates of point B in the used spot.
59. ### Linear Algebra

4 points A,B,C and D are situated in a 3-dimensional space. In a certain spot, the coordinates of A, C and D are known: A(1,1,1) C(2,0,1) D(0,3,0) The coordinates of the barycentre of {A,B,C} are: (4/3, 1/3, 4/3). a) Determine the coordinates of point B in the used spot.
60. ### Coordinates Help asap?

Triangle ABC has coordinates A(1, 4); B(3, –2); and C(4, 2). Find the coordinates of the image A'B'C' after a reflection over the x-axis. (3 point) Are these right? If not can you help solve step by step??

Consider the following mass distribution, where x- and y- coordinates are given in meters: 7.0 kg at (0.0, 0.0) m, 3.0 kg at (0.0, 5.0) m, and 7.0 kg at (4.0, 0.0) m. Where should a fourth object of 5.0 kg be placed so that the center of gravity of the four- object arrangement...
62. ### science

A 1.98 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 0, y = −2.00; a 2.73 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 3.00, y = 0; and a -4.95 10-9 C charge has coordinates x = 3.00, y = 4.00, where all distances are in cm. Determine magnitude and direction for the electric field at the ...
63. ### Calculus

A jogger runs around a circular track of radius 65 ft. Let (x,y) be her coordinates, where the origin is the center of the track. When the jogger's coordinates are (39, 52), her x -coordinate is changing at a rate of 15ft/s. Find (dy/dx)
64. ### Math

Triangle ABC is reflected over the y-axis what are the coordinates of the reflected triangle describe in words what happens to the x coordinates and the y coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection. Please help! Thank you!
65. ### math

Polygon MNOPQ is dilated by a scale factor of 0.8 with the origin as the center of dilation, resulting in the image M′N′O′P′Q′. The coordinates of point M are (2, 4), and the coordinates of point N are (3, 5).The slope of MN is
66. ### Geometry midpoint formula

A circle on the Coordinate plane has a diameter with endpoints at (6,8) and (15,8). What are the coordinates of the center of the circle? What is the radius of the circle? Identify the coordinates of another point on the circle. Explain how you found your answer.
67. ### math

triangle abc is reflected over the y-axis. What are the coordinates of the reflected triangle? Describe in words what happens to the x-coordinates and y-coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection? A = 1,3 B = 4,5 C = 3,1
68. ### math

triangle abc is reflected over the y-axis. What are the coordinates of the reflected triangle? Describe in words what happens to the x-coordinates and y-coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection? A = 1,3 B = 4,5 C = 3,1
69. ### math

Triangle ABC is reflected over the y-axis what are the coordinates of the reflected triangle describe in words what happens to the x coordinates and the y coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection.
70. ### Math

Triangle ABC is reflected over the y-axis what are the coordinates of the reflected triangle describe in words what happens to the x coordinates and the y coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection.
71. ### MATH

A. triangle ABC is reflected over the y- axis. What are the coordinates of the reflected triangle? B. Describe in words what happens to the x- coordinates and y- coordinates of the original triangle's vertices as a result of this reflection.
72. ### geometry

In rectangle ABCD, if the coordinates of A are (0, 0) and the coordinates of C are (r, s), what are the coordinates of B.
73. ### Geometry

M is the midpoint of segment AN, A has coordinates (-6,2) and M has coordinates (-1, -3). What are the coordinates of N?
74. ### Coordinates

The midpoint of rectangle PTQW is (-0.5,6). The coordinates of P are (-3.5,6). What are the coordinates of Q?
75. ### Math

2. Jane is making a suit which requires 2 5/8 yards for the jacket and 1 3/4 yards for the skirt. What is the total amount of material she needs? A. 4 3/8 yards B. 3 2/3 yards C. 4 yards D. 3 1/2 yards A?
76. ### geography

in this assignment, I am given the latitude and longitude coordinates and these coordinates either pinpoint t city, a nation, an ocean, a sea or mountains...however the assignment did not come with a map to locate the coordinates. where can i go for the answers If you have ...
77. ### Geometry

The points A,B,C,D have coordinates (3,3) (8,0) (-1,1) (-6,4) respectively. Find the coordinates of the point of intersection of the diagonals AC and BD? Help plZ!!!
78. ### Geometry

The midpoint of UV is (5, -11). The coordinates of one endpoint are U(3, 5). Find the coordinates of endpoint V. I know what the question is asking, but I'm not sure what steps to take to calculate the other endpoint based on the midpoint. Please help, I have limited time!
79. ### maths

Two points X and Y in the xy plane have coordinates (10,5) and (a,b), respectively. The midpoint of the line segment XY has coordinates (13,13). What is the value of a+b?
80. ### Math

This problem is really confusing, I have been trying and I can't get the answer, can you help me? An Afternoon event was a race through the park. The race started at the point with the coordinates of (2,3). The first turn was at (2,6), the second turn was (6,6) and the third ...
81. ### Algebra

My book uses the slope y-intercept method for graphing. I am trying to graph the following: y>3/2x-5/2 (sign > is greater then or equal to) The way I understand it I would start on the Y axis at 0 and go down 5 and then to the right 2 for the -5/2. Then I would go up 3 ...
82. ### physics

In a certain region of space the electric potential is V= 5x-3x^2y+2yz^2. Find the expressions for the x,y,z compenents of the electric field in this region. What is the magnitude of the field at the point P, which has coordinates 1,0,-2)m? I don't know how to start this ...
83. ### maths - geometry

In a space with an orthonormal coordinate system consider the plane; &: 4x-3y=12 (a)(i)Find the coordinates of the points of intersection of the plane & with the coordinates axes (=axes intersections???) (ii)Find the parametric equations for the line of intersection of the ...
84. ### MATH word problem

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make the...
85. ### math,algebra II

can someone show me examples of what is a practical application of matrices or matrix operations that can be used in a real-world situation. Simple example: Coordinate transformation. An object is located at coordinates (x,y,z) in your coordinate system, what are the ...
86. ### quantum physics

8(a) Consider a spin qubit in the state 3ã2|0⟩+12|1⟩. What are the coordinates (ƒÆ,ϕ) of this qubit on the Bloch sphere? ƒÆ=? ϕ=? 8b. We turn on a magnetic field in the z^ direction at time t=0. This corresponds to the Hamiltonian H=BZ, where B ...
87. ### Mrs.Sue Math pls check :)

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make the...
88. ### Calculus - Need help please

Given the following​ function, y=tan(pi-3x) 1)determine the interval for the principal cycle. (^ Type your answer in interval notation) 2)Then for the principal​ cycle, determine the equations of the vertical​ asymptotes 3)find the coordinates of the center&#...
89. ### Precal

The point (r,theta) in polar coordinates is (7,5) in rectangular coordinates. What is the point (2r, theta + pi/2) in rectangular coordinates? So I tried this problem and got r = sqrt(74). But while finding the value of theta, I got it equal to cot(5/7) which ends up being ...
90. ### geometry

Triangle PQR has vertices P(1,2), Q(25,2) and R(10,20). Find the coordinates of the centroid. Find the coordinates of the circumcenter. Find the coordinates of the orthocenter. Find the equation of the line.
91. ### math

Alright, let's say you want to get from one point to another, in a 3D box. all points have an x, y and z coordinate. Point A has coordinates (25,30,5) while Point B has coordinates (50,26,18). The only given variable other than the coordinates is the speed you are traveling. ...
92. ### math

The polar coordinates of a point P are (2,240 degrees). The Cartesian (rectangular) coordinates of P are
93. ### math

How do you convert polar coordinates to Cartesian coordinates? And vise versa.
94. ### math

a square ABCD has the following coordinates it reflected over the y-axis what are the coordinates of A,B,C and D? A)a(1,-4)b(4,-4)c(4,-1)and d(1,-1) B)a(-4,1)b(4,-4)c(-1,4)and d(1,-1) c)a(-1,4)b(-4,4)c(-4,1)and d(-1,1) d)none of these
95. ### Math

The coordinates of the vertices of CDE are C(1, 4), D(3, 6), and E(7, 4). If the triangle is reflected over the line y = 3, what are the coordinates of the image of D? (3, –6) (3, –3) (3, 0) (3, 9)
96. ### Geometry

In right triangle abc, c is the right angle. If the coordinates of A are (-1,1) and the coordinates of B are (4,-2). the coordinates of c maybe?
97. ### math

On the unit circle the coordinates of P(theta) are (0.588, 0.809). Find the coordinates of P(2theta). Please help.
98. ### Math

The coordinates of A and B are (7,-7) and (-2,2) respectively. If P and Q divide the line segment AB into 3 equal parts, find the coordinates of P and Q.
99. ### Math

Triangle ABC has coordinates A(1, 4); B(3, –2); and C(4, 2). Find the coordinates of the image A'B'C' after a reflection over the x-axis.
100. ### math

Triangle ABC has coordinates A(1, 4); B(3, –2); and C(4, 2). Find the coordinates of the image A'B'C' after a reflection over the x-axis