Let a, b, and c be positive real numbers. Prove that sqrt(a^2 - ab + b^2) + sqrt(a^2 - ac + c^2) is greater or equal to sqrt(b^2 + bc + c^2). Under what conditions does equality occur?

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  1. Real Analysis (Math)

    Prove: [1/sqrt(2)] [sqrt(a) + sqrt(b)] <= sqrt(a + b) <= sqrt(a) + sqrt(b) for all non-negative real numbers a and b.
  2. Math:)

    A person is on the outer edge of a carousel with a radius of 20 feet that is rotating counterclockwise around a point that is centered at the origin. What is the exact value of the position of the rider after the carousel rotates 5pi/12 radians? a. {5[sqrt(2)-sqrt(6)], 5[sqrt(...
  3. Math Help please!!

    Could someone show me how to solve these problems step by step.... I am confused on how to fully break this down to simpliest terms sqrt 3 * sqrt 15= sqrt 6 * sqrt 8 = sqrt 20 * sqrt 5 = since both terms are sqrt , you can combine them. sqrt 3* sqrt 15= sqrt (15*3)= sqrt 45 ...
  4. Math

    How do you find a square root of a number that's not a perfect square? I'm very confused. The book doesn't explain it too well. You can approximate it or simplify it in terms of (products of) square roots of smaller numbers. E.g. consider sqrt[117] The number 177 can be ...
  5. Trigonometry/Geometry - Inequalities

    Let a, b, and c be positive real numbers. Prove that sqrt(a^2 - ab + b^2) + sqrt(a^2 - ac + c^2) is greater or equal to sqrt(b^2 + bc + c^2). Under what conditions does equality occur? That is, for what values of a, b, and c are the two sides equal? This looks like a geometry...
  6. algebra,math,help

    Use Property 2 to simplify each of the following radical expressions. sqrt (10)/ sqrt(49) My answer: sqrt (10) / (7) THis next one i need help: Use the properties for radicals to simplify each of the following expressions. Assume that all variables represent positive real ...
  7. Mathematics

    sqrt 6 * sqrt 8 also sqrt 7 * sqrt 5 6.92820323 and 5.916079783 So you can see the steps — sqrt 6 * sqrt 8 = sqrt 48 sqrt 7 * sqrt 5 = sqrt 35 I hope this helps a little more. Thanks for asking.
  8. Math(Roots)

    sqrt(24) *I don't really get this stuff.Can somebody please help me? The square root of 24 is 4.898979485566356 I know that..lol,but it says not to use decimals.Here is an example they gave me. Ex.sqrt(18)=sqrt(2*3*3)=3sqrt(2) sqrt[24] = sqrt[4*2*3] = sqrt[4]*sqrt[2]*sqrt[3]= ...
  9. Algebra

    Evaluate sqrt7x (sqrt x-7 sqrt7) Show your work. sqrt(7)*sqrt(x)-sqrt(7)*7*sqrt(7) sqrt(7*x)-7*sqrt(7*7) sqrt(7x)-7*sqrt(7^2) x*sqrt 7x-49*x ^^^ would this be my final answer?
  10. Inequality

    When I solve the inquality 2x^2 - 6 < 0, I get x < + or - sqrt(3) So how do I write the solution? Is it (+sqrt(3),-sqrt(3)) or (-infinity, sqrt(3))? Why? Thanks. So would this work? abs x < ( sqrt 3 ) or - sqrt 3<x<sqrt 3 The answer is given (+sqrt(3),-sqrt(3)) ...
  11. math,algebra,help

    Directions are simplify by combining like terms. x radiacal 18 -3 radical 8x^2 can someone show me how to do these types of problems. thanks I cant determine the second term. For the first, I think you meant x sqrt(18) which reduces to x sqrt (9*3) or 3x sqrt 3 First remove ...
  12. math calculus please help!

    l = lim as x approaches 0 of x/(the square root of (1+x) - the square root of (1-x) decide whether: l=-1 or l=0 or l=1 Let me make sure I understand the question. Do we have lim x->0 x/[sqrt(1+x) - sqrt(1-x)] ? If so then multiply the expression by [sqrt(1+x) + sqrt(1-x)]/[...
  13. math,correction

    the problem reads: evaluate sqrt (-4) if possible. my answer: sqrt (-4)<0 therefore this is not a real number looks correct you cannot take the square root of a negative number in the real number set. Have you learned the imaginary number i = sqrt(-1) ?? if so you can do: ...
  14. Math/Calculus

    Solve the initial-value problem. Am I using the wrong value for beta here, 2sqrt(2) or am I making a mistake somewhere else? Thanks. y''+4y'+6y=0, y(0)=2, y'(0)=4 r^2+4r+6=0, r=(-4 +/- sqrt(16-4(1)(6))/2 r=-2 +/- sqrt(2)*i , alpha = -2, beta = 2(sqrt(2)) y=e^-2x*(c1*cos(sqrt(2...
  15. Calculus

    Please look at my work below: Solve the initial-value problem. y'' + 4y' + 6y = 0 , y(0) = 2 , y'(0) = 4 r^2+4r+6=0, r=(16 +/- Sqrt(4^2-4(1)(6)))/2(1) r=(16 +/- Sqrt(-8)) r=8 +/- Sqrt(2)*i, alpha=8, Beta=Sqrt(2) y(0)=2, e^(8*0)*(c1*cos(0)+c2*sin(0))=c2=2 y'(0)=4, c2=4 y(x)=e^(...
  16. Math

    f(x)= 4-x^2 and g(x)= sqrt (x) find the implied domain of fg(x) fg(x)= f(sqrt(x)) fg(x)= 4-(sqrt(x))^2 fg(x)=4-(sqrt x)(sqrt x) fg(x)=4-x domain= (x:x=all real numbers) Am I correct?
  17. trig2

    given real numbers x, a, b with x>= a>= b>= 0, show that sqrt x+b - sqrt x-a >= sqrt x+a - sqrt x-b
  18. TRIGONOMETRY

    given real numbers x, a, b with x>= a>= b>= 0, show that sqrt x+b - sqrt x-a >= sqrt x+a - sqrt x-b
  19. Math sequence

    Let {An} be the sequence defined recursively by A1=sqr(2) and A(n+1) = sqr(2+An) for n is bigger and equal to 1. Show that An < 2. What is An? and how do I find it? Thank you for your time. An is the nth number in the sequence, and is defined by the recursion rule A(n+1) = ...
  20. Calculus

    Evaluate the indefinite integral: 8x-x^2. I got this but I the homework system says its wrong:sqrt((-x-8)x)/(2*sqrt(x-8)*sqrt(x))*(((sqrt(x-8)*(x-4)*sqrt(x))-32*log(sqrt(x-8)+sqrt(x))
  21. algebra

    am I right? 1. Simplify radical expression sqrt 50 5 sqrt ^2*** 2 sqrt ^5 5 sqrt ^10 5 2. Simplify the radical expression sqrt 56x^2 28x 2x sqrt 14*** 2x sqrt 7 sqrt 14x2 3. Simplify the radical expression. sqrt 490y^5w^6 2 sqrt 135y^2 2y sqrt 135*** 27 sqrt 15y^2 27y sqrt 15 ...
  22. math;)

    Find the unit vector in the direction of u=(-3,2). Write your answer as a linear combination of the standard unit vectors i and j. a. u=-3[sqrt(13)/13]i+2[sqrt(13)/13]j b. u=-3[sqrt(5)/5]i+2[sqrt(5)/5]j c. u=3[sqrt(5)/5]i-2[sqrt(5)/5]j d. u=3[sqrt(13)/13]i+2[sqrt(13)/13]j I do...
  23. math help

    15sqrt8x^15/5sqrt2x^4 remember that sqrt(a)/sqrt(b) = sqrt(a/b) simplify the inside. also notice that sqrt(x^11) = sqrt(x^10) * sqrt(x) = x^5 * sqrt(x)
  24. Calculus check

    Given f(x)=x^4(2x^2-15). On what interval(s) is the graph of f concave upwards? A. (0, sqrt(3)) B. (-sqrt(3), 0) C. (-sqrt(3), 0) and (0, sqrt(3)) D. (-sqrt(3), sqrt(3)) E. (Negative infinity, -sqrt(3)) and (sqrt(3), infinity) I got E
  25. MATH

    I need to simply this equation, but I got stuck. h/(4-sqrt(16+h)) = y First, I multiplied (4+sqrt(16+h)/(4+sqrt(16+h) to both sides, and I ended up with h(4+sqrt(16+h)/-h. Is this correct? (I tried to graph both equations to see if I would get the same graph, but I didn't, ...
  26. algebra

    Simplify: 2 sqrt (3) + 6 sqrt(2) - 4 sqrt(3) + sqrt (2) a) 8 sqrt(2) - 3 sqrt(3) b) 6 sqrt(2) - 8 sqrt(3) c) 5 sqrt(6) d) 7 sqrt(2) - 2 sqrt(3) the answer i picked was d
  27. algebra

    Simplify: sqrt (21) (sqrt(7) + sqrt(3)) a) 7 sqrt (3) + 3 sqrt(7) b) 7 sqrt(3) + sqrt (3) c) sqrt (210) d) sqrt (147) + sqrt (63)''. a
  28. linear algebra check

    Use the Gram-Schmidt process to transform the basis [1 1 1] , [0 1 1] , [2 4 3] for the Euclidean space R3 into an orthonormal basis for R3. (Enter each vector in the form [x1, x2, ...]. Enter your answers as a comma-separated list.) so i went through the process and got [1/...
  29. algebra

    simplify: square root of 5 + square root of 20 - square root of 27 + square root of 147. simplify: 6/4square root of 2 sqrt 5 + sqrt 20 - sqrt 27 + sqrt 147 = sqrt 5 + sqrt (4*5) - sqrt (3*9) + sqrt (49*3) = 3 sqrt 5 - 3 sqrt 3 + 7 sqrt 3 = 3 sqrt 5 + 4 sqrt 3 Your second ...
  30. calculus

    prove that d/dx 4x .√(x + √x) = 6x+5 (x)1/2/√(x + √x) solution is d/dx 4x.[x+(x)1/2]1/2 = d/dx 4x.[x+(x)^1/2]^1/2 d/dx 4x.[x+(x)^1/2]^1/2 Product Rule = 4x[1/2(x+(x)^1/2)^-1/2 * (1+1/2x^-1/2) +[x+(x)^1/2]^1/2*4 d/dx(4 x sqrt(x+sqrt(x))) = (2 (1/(2 sqrt(...
  31. Surds

    Solve in the exact form. (sqrt of 4x+1)+(sqrt of x+1)=2 Someone showed me to do this next: Square both sides..so.. 4x+1+2((sqrt of 4x+1)•(sqrt of x+1))=4 I do not understand where the 2 come from ..and why do we need to multiply the sqrt of 4x+1 and sqrt of x+1 together to ...
  32. math

    how would you simplify this equation: y = (x+3)/[(4-sqrt(16+h))] please help me! you have three variables. I am not certain "simplify" is an appropriate term here. ohhhh it was my mistake. I meant: y = h/[(4-sqrt(16+h))] y = h/[(4-sqrt(16+h))] rationalize the denominator.. y...
  33. Algebra 2

    Operations with Complex Numbers Simplify. 1. sqrt(-144) 2. sqrt(-64x^4) 3. sqrt(-13)*sqrt(-26) 4. (-2i)(-6i)(4i) 5. i13 6. i38 7. (5 – 2i) + (4 + 4i) 8. (3 – 4i) – (1 – 4i) 9. (3 + 4i)(3 – 4i) 10. (6 – 2i)(1 + i) 11. (4i)/(3+i) 12. (10+i)/(4-i) 13. (-5 + 2i)(6 – ...
  34. Math

    Simplify each expression. All variables represent positive numbers. Sqrt of 75p^3q^2 divide by sqrt of p^5q^4 My answer: 5q sqrt of 3 / p^2q^2 Is this right?
  35. pre-cal

    Find the roots of the function f(x)= x^2+2x+2 Determine f(x) a) (x+1-i)(x+1+i) b)(x+1-i sqrt of 2)(x+1+i sqrt of 2) c)x-1+i)(x-1-i) d)x-1+i sqrt of 2) (x-1-i sqrt of 2) Please Help! For all of these, use the rule [f(x) + ai]*[(f(x) - ai} = [f(x)]^2 + a^2 where a is a real ...
  36. algebra

    simplify by combining like terms: x sqrt(18) - 3 sqrt(8x)sqrd If <sqrt(8x)sqrd> means [sqrt(8x)]^2, then that also equals 8x. So x sqrt(18) - 3 sqrt(8x)sqrd = x[sqrt(9*2)-3*8] = 3x(sqrt 2 -3
  37. Algebra

    Multiplying sq rts sqrt18a^7b times sqrt27a^8b^6 Jake 1214- 18 = 9 * 2 then sqrt 18 = 3sqrt2 sqrt a^7 = a^3 * sqrt a 27 = 9 * 3 then sqrt 27 = 3 sqrt3 sqrt a^8 = a^4 sqrt b^6 = b^3 Now just multiply the like-terms together. 3sqrt6 and sqrt2a^4?
  38. 9th grade algebra (completing square)

    Can you check the following? A1. (2x + 3)^2 = 25 sqrt(2x + 3)^2 = +-sqrt(25) 2x + 3 = +- 5 2x + 3 = 5, 2x + 3 = -5 2x = 2, 2x = -8 x = 1, x = -4 {-4, 1} A2. x^2 + 14x + 45 = 0 x^2 + 14x + __ = -45 + __ x^2 + 14x + 49 = -45 + 49 (x +7)^2 = 4 sqrt(x+7)^2 = +- sqrt(4) x + 7 = +- ...
  39. Math

    So I am supposed to solve this without using a calculator: Sqrt[20]/10 - Sqrt[10]/Sqrt[32] - Sqrt[0.3125] + Sqrt[3 + 1/5] You can put this into WolframAlpha as is to make it prettier. Answer given is 1/2 * SQRT(5) I really don't know where to start here. I have 5 sqrt rules in...
  40. Math

    Which is the exact value of the expression sqrt 32- sqrt 50 + sqrt 128 2 sqrt 7 7 sqrt 2 22 sqrt 2 2 sqrt 55
  41. Algebra

    Which of these expressions is in simplified form? A. a ^3 sqrt 4 - b ^3 sqrt 2 / 2 B. sqrt 1/2x + sqrt 1/2z C. x^2 - 3x sqrt y / sqrt 3 D. sqrt 125x - x^2
  42. math,correction

    simplify: sqrt ((7)/(100)) my work: 7 = 1sqrt (7) 100= 10 sqrt (1) (1)/(10) sqrt (7) my answer: (sqrt (7))/(10) Your answer is right but your statements: 7 = 1sqrt (7) 100= 10 sqrt (1) make no sense. how can sqrt(7)=7 ? you are saying 2.6457..=7 and 10sqrt(1) = 100 ---> 10 ...
  43. algebra

    Rationalize the denominator, assume that all expressions under radicals represent postive numbers. sqrt:a - sqrt:b/sqrt:a + sqrt:b
  44. Algebra

    SIMPLIFY: ROOT 0F 7 * ROOT OF 14 SIMPLIFY: ROOT OF 1/5 EVALUATE, IF POSSIBLE: ROOT OF 9/16 (I GOT 3/4 BUT I WAS NOT SURE IF THAT WAS CORRECT OR NOT) SIMPLIFY. ASSUME X REPRESENTS A POSITIVE NUMBER: ROOT OF 45X^4 ROOT 0F 7 * ROOT OF 14 = sqrt 7 * sqrt 7 * sqrt 2 = 7 sqrt 2 ROOT...
  45. rationalizing

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  46. algebra

    I asked a question and it was answered by Steve. He had the numbers wrong. The problem should be sqrt of 18 over (sqrt of 8)-3. not sqrt of 18 -3. I got 2+sqrt of 8. Is it correct?
  47. Algebra 2: Radicals URGENT!!

    Could some kind, saintly soul help me solve this problem? Simplify: 8w sqrt(48w^5) - x^2 sqrt(3xw^2) . . =8w(√16)(√3)(√w^4)(√w) - x^2(√3)(√x)(√w^2) =32w^3(√3w) - wx^2(√3x) not much of a "simplification" really 8w sqrt(16*3w...
  48. Calculus - Second Order Differential Equations

    Posted by COFFEE on Monday, July 9, 2007 at 9:10pm. download mp3 free instrumental remix Solve the initial-value problem. y'' + 4y' + 6y = 0 , y(0) = 2 , y'(0) = 4 r^2+4r+6=0, r=(16 +/- Sqrt(4^2-4(1)(6)))/2(1) r=(16 +/- Sqrt(-8)) r=8 +/- Sqrt(2)*i, alpha=8, Beta=Sqrt(2) y(0)=2...
  49. Algebra

    1 last square root : Rationalize the denominator 5/sqrt[3]+sqrt[5]= 5*sqrt[3]-sqrt[5]/ sqrt[3]sqrt5[5]*sqrt[3]-sqrt[5]= 5sqrt[3]-5sqrt[5]/sqrt[9]-sqrt[15]+sqrt[15]- sqrt[25]= 5sqrt[3]-5sqrt[5]/-16 = 5sqrt[3]-5sqrt[5]/ -2
  50. math

    solve 2x^2+3x+8=0 and express the solutions in a+bi form. Let's use the quadratic formula to solve for x and express those solutions in a+bi form. x = [-b + or - sqrt(b^2 - 4ac)]/2a Note: sqrt = square root. a = 2, b = 3, and c = 8 from your problem. Therefore: x = [-3 + or - ...
  51. Math

    Find of g(f(x)) when f(x)=sqrt(x+3) and g(x)=(x^2+2)/x. a. g(f(x))=(x^2+2)(sqrt(x+3))/x b. g(f(x))=(x+5)/(sqrt(x+3)) c. g(f(x))=(x^2+6x+11)/(sqrt(x+3)) d. g(f(x))=(sqrt(((x^2+2)/x)+3) Every time I work this problem, I get some crazy answer. Can someone please help me?
  52. algebra

    Simplify -11 sqrt 112. -44 sqrt 7******** -176 sqrt 7 -27 sqrt 7 4 sqrt 7 Is this right? and I need to show my work, idk the steps
  53. ap calculus

    Which of the following definite integrals gives the length of y = e^(e^x) between x=0 and x=1? All the answers are preceded by the integral sign from 0 to 1. (a) sqrt[1 + e^(2*(x+e^x))] dx (b) sqrt[1 + e^(4x)] dx (c) sqrt[1 + e^(x+e^x)] dx (d) sqrt[1 + e^(2e^x)] dx (e) sqrt[e...
  54. Algebra

    I have a question if someone could help, please explain it. Given b = -1 and h = -1, what is the equation of the graph if the parent function is y = sqrt (x) Answers: a.y = sqrt(x-1) b.y = sqrt (-x+1) c.y = - sqrt (-x-1) d.y = sqrt(-x-1) I think it is "b"
  55. algebra

    simplify: sqrt (28) a) 4 sqrt (7) b) 7 sqrt (2) c) 2 sqrt (7) d) sqrt (7) c im just making show that they are correct sorry for posting up so many
  56. Algebra 1

    sqrt r - sqrt s/ sqrt r + sqrt s =r sqrt r- sqrt rs +sqrt s/ r can someone check this for me please.
  57. Calculus

    show lim x->3 (sqrt(x)) = (sqrt(c)) hint: 0< |sqrt(x)-sqrt(c)|= (|x-c|)/(sqrt(x)+sqrt(c))<(1/(sqrt(c))*|x-c|
  58. Calculus

    show lim x->3 (sqrt(x)) = (sqrt(c)) hint: 0< |sqrt(x)-sqrt(c)|= (|x-c|)/(sqrt(x)+sqrt(c))<(1/(sqrt(c))*|x-c|
  59. is this correct?- math

    find the domain of the real valued function; f(x) = sqrt(5 - (sqrtx)) my solution: 5 - (sqrt x) >=0 -(sqrt x) >= -5 (sqrt x) <= 5 x <= 25 (-infinity, 25] is this correct?
  60. Cody

    Write the following with rational, positive exponents. a. sqrt of 8 = 8^1/2 b. seventh root of 5^2 = 5^2/7 c. sqrt sqrt 6 = ??? d. fourth root of sqrt of 5^3 = ??? Can someone please check my work and help with "c and d"? Thanks.
  61. Calculus

    In these complex exponential problems, solve for x: 1)e^(i*pi) + 2e^(i*pi/4)=? 2)3+3=3i*sqrt(3)=xe^(i*pi/3) MY attempt: I'm not really sure of what they are asking. For the 1st one I used the e^ix=cos(x)+i*sin(x) and got -1+sqrt(2) +sqrt(2)i 2) I solved for x and fot (3+3i*...
  62. algebra

    Simplify: ( sqrt (2) + sqrt (3) ) ( sqrt (2) - sqrt (3) )? a) 2 - 2 sqrt (6) - 3 b) -1 c) 2 + 2 sqrt (6) - 3 d) 5 i just need to know if my answer or right or wrong. i think the answer is b thanks
  63. Calculus 3

    I need help writing the series 4 + 1/5 + .3 + 1/(3 + sqrt 2) + 1/(9+ sqrt 3) + 1/(27 + sqrt 4) + 1/(81 + sqrt 5 .... I have played with using irrational numbers, natural log and a vast variety of exponential arrangements. Any help to get me going in the right direction would ...
  64. Math

    How would I do: sqrt32a^8b + sqrt50a^16b Are the exponents 8b and 16b or 8 and 16? I'll assume they are 8a and 16a sqrt 32 = sqrt (16*2) = 4 sqrt 2 sqrt 50 = sqrt (25*2) = 5 sqrt 2 sqrt32 a^(3b) + sqrt50a^(2b) = sqrt2*a^(8b)[4 + 5(a^8b)] There are many ways to write it, but ...
  65. math problem

    I'm trying to get a handle on what square roots are (I think that's what they are called). Here is an example. 4(almost like a division sign but it is more like a check mark)3. I don't understand what it is, its a square root? and How do I deal with these things? A square root...
  66. Algebra 2

    Simplify the number using the imaginary unit i. (sqrt)of -28 •2(sqrt)-7 •-2 (sqrt)-7 •i (sqrt)28 •2i (sqrt)7
  67. some algebra help (radicals)

    I hope I am writing this down right.. I am trying to do some practice questions to learn 10^5 (sqrt)2y - 4^5 (sqrt)2y I am trying to figure out how to solve this They gave us some answers to choose from, but I am clueless on how to solve this 6y ^5 (sqrt)2 6y ^5 (sqrt)2y - 6y...
  68. math

    d/dx x(1+y)^(1/2) + y(1+x)^(1/2)=0. Can some1 show me the calculation because i didn't get like the answer. [ans=-1/(1+x)^2 but my calculation=-(sqrt(y+1) (2 sqrt(x+1) sqrt(y+1)+y)/(sqrt(x+1) (2 sqrt(x+1) sqrt(y+1)+x)]
  69. math

    d/dx x(1+y)^(1/2) + y(1+x)^(1/2)=0. Can some1 show me the calculation because i didn't get like the answer. [ans=-1/(1+x)^2 but my calculation=-(sqrt(y+1) (2 sqrt(x+1) sqrt(y+1)+y)/(sqrt(x+1) (2 sqrt(x+1) sqrt(y+1)+x)]
  70. Calculus

    Graph the curve and find its exact length. x = e^t + e^-t, y = 5 - 2t, from 0 to 3 Length = Integral from 0 to 3 of: Sqrt[(dx/dt)^2 + (dy/dt)^2] dx/dt = e^t - e^-t, correct? dy/dt = -t^2 - 5t, correct? So: Integral from 0 to 3 of Sqrt[(e^t - e^-t)^2 + (-t^2 - 5t)^2] Then what ...
  71. Calculus - Second Order Differential Equations

    Solve the initial-value problem. y'' + 4y' + 6y = 0 , y(0) = 2 , y'(0) = 4 r^2+4r+6=0, r=(16 +/- Sqrt(4^2-4(1)(6)))/2(1) r=(16 +/- Sqrt(-8)) r=8 +/- Sqrt(2)*i, alpha=8, Beta=Sqrt(2) y(0)=2, e^(8*0)*(c1*cos(0)+c2*sin(0))=c2=2 y'(0)=4, c2=4 y(x)=e^(8x)*(2*cos(Sqrt(2)x)+4*sin(...
  72. math

    determine the area of triangle abc when side ab= square root of x, side bc= square root of x, and side ca= the square root of the square root of x. So how do I solve it. How do I add the square root of x + the square root of x + the square root of the square root of x? what is...
  73. Calculus - Integrating

    Question: ∫(x^2)/sqrt(x^2+1) u=x^2+1 , x^2= u-1, du=2xdx ∫(u-1)/sqrt(u) , expand ∫u/sqrt(u) - 1/sqrt(u) Integrate: 2/3(u^(3/2)) - 2u^(1/2) + c My answer: [ 2/3(x^2+1)^(3/2) - 2(x^2+1) + c ] When I took the derivative of this to check my answer, it was not (x^2)/sqrt(x^2+...
  74. Complex numbers

    Prove algebraically that |w+z| is less than or equal to |w|+|z| for any complex numbers w and z, where || is the magnitude. After letting w = a+bi and z = c + di and doing some plugging in etc. I got that ac-bd <= b^2 + sqrt (a^2+b^2)(c^2+d^2) + d^2 But is my proof complete...
  75. Math

    For f(x) = 2sinx + (sinx)^3 + tanx find f'(pi/3). Ok, so what I tried was... f'(x) = 2cosx + cosx(3(sinx)^2) + (sinx/cosx) pi/3 = (1/2, sqrt(3)/2) therefore, 2(1/2) + 1/2(3(sqrt(3)/2)(sqrt(3)/2) + (sqrt(3)/2 (2/1)) 1 + .5(3 (3/4)) + sqrt(3) 1 + .5(9/4) + sqrt(3) = 4.982... but...
  76. radical equation

    2^x+20=15+3^x A)1 B)16 C)-5 D)25 I chose c but i got it wrong i am having a problem understanding it. Let me rewrite the question in a more standard format. 2* sqrt(x)+20=15 + 3*sqrt(x) where * means multiply, and sqrt means the square root. Your use of ^ for square root is ...
  77. Algebra

    Solve for s: h=(square root of 3)times s/2 and solve for h V= (pi)r squared h / 3 Solve for s: h=(square root of 3)times s/2 Multiply both sides by 2. 2h = (sqrt 3)*s*2/2 which cancels the 2 on the right. 2h = (sqrt 3)*s Now divide the right side by everything except what you ...
  78. Algebra 1

    sqrt r - sqrt s/ sqrt r + sqrt s =r sqrt r- sqrt rs +sqrt s/ r Can see if I did this right.
  79. physics

    Objects of equal mass are oscillating up and down in simple harmonic motion on two different vertical springs. The spring constant of spring 1 is 186 N/m. The motion of the object on spring 1 has 3 times the amplitude as the motion of the object on spring 2. The magnitude of ...
  80. Algebra-drwls please check!

    Posted by Megan on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 3:44pm. I have a question if someone could help, please explain it. Given b = -1 and h = -1, what is the equation of the graph if the parent function is y = sqrt (x) Answers: a.y = sqrt(x-1) b.y = sqrt (-x+1) c.y = - sqrt (-x-1) ...
  81. Math - Complex Numbers

    Could someone show me how to get the work for: 3/4 (sqrt)-16/25 ? The answer says 3/5i. Could anybody tell me how to get there and work with complex fractions and simplify them? Thanks! 3/4 SQRT(-16/25) 3/4 SQRT( 16/25*-1) 3/4 *4/5 *SQRT( -1) but the sqrt of -1 is defined as i...
  82. algebra

    sqrt(45)+ sqrt(20)+ sqrt(5)-sqrt(125)=?? I came up with 6sqrt5 I know it's wrong. I think I messed up the breakdown of the sqrt of 125
  83. Class 12th : Calculus

    If y = sqrt(x-1)+sqrt(x+1),prove that sqrt(x^2-1)dy/dx=1y/2
  84. linear algebra urgent

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  85. math,correction

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