# Pre- Calculus

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### History

I have read the suggested link you and my conclusion is writting below. Thanks,for all your suggestions. Question 2 During World War I the most striking break from pre-war conditions on the home front was Answer (A)the use of volunteer armies. (B)central planning of the ...

### Chemistry

a)The Young's modulus for a material is 5.0*10^10 N/m2. The material is stretched to a strain of 4.0*10^-3. How much elastic energy will be expended? (Express your answer in J/m3) Knowing that the energy associated with the formation of 1 mole of vacancies in copper (Cu) is ...

### Pre-calc Solve logarithmic

ln sqrt(x-8)= 5 I would like help to solve this what i did was to take away the square root i squared both sides coming up with (ln sqrt(x-8))^2= (5)^2 ln(x-8)=25 am i alowed to do this with ln in the equation? then i subtract 8 from both sides ln x = 17 e^(ln x)= e^17 e ...

### Pre-Calc

An open gift box is to be made from a square piece of material by cutting four-centimeter squares from each corner and turning up the sides (see figure). The volume of the finished gift box is to be 324 cubic centimeters. Find the size of the original piece of material.

### Pre-Calc

An airplane’s velocity with respect to the air is 630 mph, and its heading is 𝑁 30° 𝐸. The wind, at the altitude of the plane, is directly from the southeast at 45° and has a velocity of 45 mph. Draw a figure that gives a visual representation of the ...

### Pre geometry

The cross country bike trail follows a straight line where it crossess 350th and 360th streets. The twonstreets are parallell to each other. What is the measure of the larger angle formed at the intersection of the bike trail and 360th street. explain only angle give is 48 ...

### economics

First,label the following scenarios as to whether they would create a producer or consumer surplus. Then, after you have labeled each scenario, calculate the ensuing surplus. Alice is willing to spend $30 on a pair of jeans, and has a coupon for $10 off she found online. She ...

### Pre-Calc

Two farmers were plowing along the edges of a triangular cornfield. They both started at the same corner of the field. The first farmer plowed directly West for 0.5 miles and then stopped. The second farmer doesn't know how far she traveled, but she knows it was N45E at a ...

### pre-algebra(algebra)

I'm not sure if I have the correct answer to this problem...All I have to do is use the Distributive Property to write each expression as an equivalent algebraic expression. Here is the problem: b(c+3d) Is the answer: bc+3bd

### pre-cal

Solve. (sqrt. x + 1) - (sqrt. 2x -12) = 1 The answers I reached were x = 8 and 24. If you plug in 8, you will get 1 as an answer. If you plug in 24, however, you will not get 1 as an answer. Please see if 8 is the only solution. If not, please show me how to solve to find the ...

### Pre-Cal (Please help)

Find all the soultions of the equation in the interval (0,2pi) sin 2x = -sqrt3 /2 sin -sqrt3 /2 is 4pi/3 and 5pi/3 in the unit circle 2x= 4pi/3 + 2npi 2x=5pi/3 + 2npi I do not know what to do at this point

### pre algerbra

question: write the expression for a number used as a factor seventeen times being multiplied by the same number used as a factor fourteen times.then write the product as one power?

### Pre Calc

Dr. Black is standing 15 feet away from the street lamp. The lamp is making his shadow 8 feet long. The angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the tip of the streetlamp is 50 degrees. How tall is the streetlamp?

### Pre-algebra

A pole that is 3.1m tall casts a shadow that is 1.64m long. At the same time, a nearby building casts a shadow that is 50.25m long. How tall is the building? Round your answer to the nearest meter.

### Pre-Algebra

Write the expression for a number used as a factor fifteen times being multiplied by the same number used as a factor ten times. Then, write the product as one power. Thanks, Michaela

### Pre-Algebra

Write the expression for a number used as a factor fifteen times being multiplied by the same number used as a factor ten times. Then, write the product as one power. Thanks, Michaela

### Pre Algebra

A wooden railing is 82 feet long. It is to be divided into 4 pieces. Three pieces will be the same length, and the fourth piece will be 2 feet longer than each of the other three. Find the length of each piece.

### Pre algebra

A bag of balloons contain 2 red balloons, 1 green balloon, 17 yellow balloons, and 8 orange balloons. What is the probability that a randomly selected balloon would be green or orange? I got 9/28, but I think that's wrong

### pre-cal

Find the EXACT VALUE of csc(-11pi/12) If that angle is in radians, it is easy. A full circle has 2PI radians...or 360 deg so 22PI/24 is the same as 22*15 deg, or -30 deg. The 30 deg triangle is well known. The sin is 1/2, so the csc is 2 Figure out the sign of the csc from ...

### pre-algebra

I need to figure out how to convert 11inches to the actual length of 550 to scale. Please help 550 what? miles? feet? inches? If you want 550 of some length unit to be represented as 11 inches on a map or scale drawing, divide all lengths by 50.

### Pre-Calc

Ok, so the problem was about a person with 300 feet of fence to make a rectangle enclose. The person also wanted to use the fence to split the enclose to two parts with the fence paralel to two of the sides. Find the dimensions So I am confuse on how to solve this.

### Pre-Algebra

The treasurer of the student body at a college reported that the receipts from a recent contact totaled $916; Furthermore, he announced that 560 people had attended the concert. Students were charged $1.25 each for admission to the concert, and adults were charged $2.25 each. ...

### pre algebra

all 500 students at robinson junior high were surveyed to find their favorite sport how many more students played baseball than soccer soccer is 10% basketball is 27% football is 38% baseball is 25% a. 50 students b. 175 students c. 75 students d. 125 students i think its a or...

### pre calc

You ingest a certain dangerous bacteria at dinner by accident. When more than 1,000,000 of these organisms are in your gut, you will become violently ill. Their population doubles every 20 minutes. You ate dinner at 7pm and by 5am you are sick. At least how many of these ...

### Pre-Algebra

Okay so I have no clue how to determine if a relation is a function. Here is an example can you tell me how to determine this? D: Example: Determine whether the relation is a function. {(-5,5), (-2,5), (0,5), (2,5)} Thanks in advance

### pre-calc

Find a cubic polynomial if p(0)=0 and p(2)= -4 and p(x) > 0 only if x > 4, find the cubic polynomial.

### Pre-Cal

Find all the soultions of the equation in the interval (0,2pi) sin 2x = -sqrt3 /2 sin -sqrt3 /2 is 4pi/3 and 5pi/3 in the unit circle 2x= 4pi/3 + 2npi 2x=5pi/3 + 2npi I do not know what to do at this point.

### Pre-Calc

The peak of a mountain is observed from the base and from the top of a tower 180 ft high. Find the height of the mountain above the base of the tower is the angles of elevation of the peak are 21 degree 35’ and 24 degree 48’

### Pre-Algebra

Three individuals form a partnership and agree to divide the profits equally. X invests $9,000, Y invests $7,000, Z invests $4,000. If the profits are $4,800, how much less does x receive compared to having the profits divided in proportion to the amounts invested by X, Y, and Z?

### Pre Calc

I have no idea how to do this problem I thought you would have to do something with the diagonals but not sure... The parallel sides of a trapezoid are 4 and 10 centimeters long and the oblique sides are 8 and 12 centimeters long. Fi9nd the angles and the area of the trapezoid

### Pre Cal

find the surface area of a box of hieght h whose base dimensions are p and q, and that satisfies either one of the following conditions: a) the box is closed. b) the box has an open top. c) the box has an open top and a square base.

### pre calc

A navy destroyer is exactly 68 miles North of an aircraft carrier, which is travelling West 21 degrees North at 18 mph. what speed and bearing must the destroyer maintain if it is to reach the aircraft carrier in exactly 3 hrs?

### Pre-Calc-please check

Please check this for me expand (3z-2b)^5 using Binomial Theorem (a+b)^n = n on top sigma in middle k=0 to right (n/k)a^(n-k)b^k (3a-2b)^5 = 5 on top sigma in middle k=0 on bottom(5/k)(3a)^5-k(-2b)^k (5/0)(3a)^5(-2b)^0+(5/1)(3a)^4(-2b)^1 +(5/2)(3a)^3(-2b)^2 +(5/3)(3a)^2(-2b)^3...

### Pre-Cal

In terms of x, write expressions for the length, width, height, and volume of the boxes created in the activity. I just need an example, so i'll just give one box. X-1 length-20 width-14 height-1 volume-280

### Pre-Calc

If sin θ=5/13 and cos x=4/5 Find cos (θ+x) So far, I came up with the answer: (±48 - (±15)) / 65 And I know that the answer was marked out as wrong, did I go wrong with the signs? If so, what signs should I have used, is there a way of telling which quadrant is it ...

### pre algebra

A flower bed is in the shape of a triangle with one side twice the length of the shortest side, and the third side is 30 feet more than the length of the shortest side. Find the dimensions if the perimeter is 138 feet

### Pre-Calc Helppp!!!

Use the Law of Sines to solve for all possible triangles that satisfy the given conditions. (If an answer does not exist, enter DNE. Round your answers to one decimal place. Below, enter your answers so that B1 is smaller than B2.) a = 39, c = 40, angle A = 36° angle B1 = ° ...

### Pre-Calc

Could somebody please check this for me? Dtermine whether the graph of each equation is symmetric with respect to the origin, the x-axis, the y-axis, and the line y=x or the line y=-x. I came up with the line being symmetric to the x-axis, the y-axis, and the line y=x. I'm not...

### Health Care Fnancial Accounting

the local school system asks to submit a proposal to do pre-employment physicalsfor 60 bus drivers. What financial or accounting informaton is needed to submit the proposal? what shall I charge the school system?

### 7th grade math pre algebra

I'm confused about this math question my teacher gave us today. Bowser's dog food is 40% meat. How much dog food would Bowser eat in order to get 11 kgs of meat?

### pre algebra

An area has been reforested. After 5 years , one of the tree is 2 meters tall. After six more years, the same tree is 3.2 meters tall. name 2 ordered pairs that can be used to to graph the information?

### pre calc

A navy destroyer is exactly 68 miles North of an aircraft carrier, which is travelling West 21 degrees North at 18 mph. what speed and bearing must the destroyer maintain if it is to reach the aircraft carrier in exactly 3 hrs? is it 226mph?

### pre calc

A navy destroyer is exactly 68 miles North of an aircraft carrier, which is travelling West 21 degrees North at 18 mph. what speed and bearing must the destroyer maintain if it is to reach the aircraft carrier in exactly 3 hrs? is it 226mph?

### Pre-Cal

A telephone dial has holes numbered from 0 to 9 inclusive, and eight of these holes are also lettered. How many different telephone numbers are possible with this dial, if each "number" consists of two letters followed by five numbers, where the first number is not zero?

### Pre-Algebra

Grade 7 students were surveyed to determine how many hours per day they spent on various activities. Eating is 8%, homework is 8%, sleeping is 33%, TV is 13%, socializing 13%, and school is 25%. About how many hours per day altogether were spent on watching TV and homework?

### math

Stacey used her 20% discount card to buy 7 cans of tomatoes and 15 cans of mushrooms for $10.64. The next day Brian spent $ 7.21 on 17 cans of tomatoes and 5 cans of mushrooms in a "30% off" sale. Find the undiscounted pre- sale price of each type of can.

### Pre-Algebra

A fair number cube, numbered 1 though 6 is rolled 200 times. About how many times can it be expected to on the number 4? I tried to do 200 divided by 6 which is 33.3333333333 and then I did 100 divided by 6, so then I tried to use a ratio, but I could find one.

### Pre-algebra

List two different equations for the following situation. Linda buys a new car. She travels 96 miles using 4 gallons of gasoline. Let m = the number of miles Lina travels. Let g = the number of gallons of gasoline she uses

### Math - Pre- Clac

Prove that each of these equations is an identity. A) (1 + sinx + cos x)/(1 + sinx + cosx)=(1 + cosx)/sinx B) (1 + sinx + cosx)/(1 - sinx + cosx)= (1 + sin x)/cosx Please and thankyou!

### Pre Cal Check

focus: (0,p) vertex: if not given, then it is assumed (0,0) Directrix: k+p or k-p, i'm not sure I think these are the general equations for the focus, vertex, and directrix of a parabola, but i'm not sure. could someone please check this? thanks.

### math (geometry)

The pre-image of a reflection lies in quadrant II and the image is in quadrant III. which line could be the line of reflection? a) y=x b) y=-x c) x-axis d) y-axis if you can then please do explain whay. i have no clue!!! thanks for your help!

### pre-calc

A statement Sn about the positive integers is given. Write statements S1, S2, and S3, and show that each of these statements is true. Show your work. Sn: 1^2 + 4^2 + 7^2 + . . . + (3n - 2)^2 = (n(〖6n〗^2-3n-1))/2 S1:1^2+4^2+7^2+…+(3*1-2)^2=1(6*1^2-3n-1)/2 S1: 1^...

### Pre-Calc

A rectangular package to be sent by a delivery service can have a maximum combined length and girth (perimeter of a cross section) of 120 inches. a. Show that the volume of the package is V(x)= 4xsquared(30-x) b. Use your graphing calculator to find the dimensions of the ...

### pre algebra answer check

You are standing 400 feet from the base of the Space Needle in Seattle, Washington. Using a laser range finder, you measure the distance to the top of the Space Needle to be 725 feet. Find the height of the Space Needle to the nearest foot. I got 629 ft.

### Pre-calc help please!!!

1) tan(sin^-1(5/6)-cos^-1(1/7) 2) tan(è + ); cos è = − 1/7,è in Quadrant III, sin = 1/2, in Quadrant II

### Calculus

Find the derivative: y=2e^(x^2+1)^3 i have so far 2(2x)e^(x^2+1)^3 Is this correct? How do I simplify furthere if it is? Hmmmm. d/dx (f(x))= d/du(f(u)) du/dx let u= (x^2+1)^3 y= 2e^u dy/du= 2e^u du/dx= 3*(x^2+1)^2 * 2x so... dy/dx= dy/du *( du/dx)

### per- calculus

Parrallel to the line 4x+3y=3; containing the points (6,0) a)3x-4y=-24 b)4x+3y=24 c)4x+3y=18 d)3x-4y=18 show all work

### Calculus

22. Divide the expression before differentiating. F(x) = (8x^3 - 1)/ (2x - 1) Would the way to solve this problem be... F(x) = [(8x^3) / (2x - 1)] - [(1)/(2x - 1)] = [(4x^2)/(1)] - [(1) / (2x - 1)] = (4x^2) - (2x-1)^-1 F'(x) = (8x + 1)

### Calculus

Trying find the critical numbers for X^3+X^2-8x But i cant remember how to simplfy the derivitive of 3X^2+2X-8 can someone help me?

### Calculus

Find the derivative. Simplify as much as possible. s(x)=(9-12x)/[(x/3)-(1/4)] Can someone explain this to me

### CALCULUS

Let f(x)=x^(3)+x-1. Find ech number c in (1,2) that satisfies the conclusion of the Mean Value Theorem.

### calculus

let x^2 + 4xy + y^2 + 3 = 0 are there any points on the curve where the tangent is horizontal or vertical? justify your answer.

### Calculus

Suppose that a, b, and c are digits for which the number 708,16b,8c9 is a multiple of 99. Find a+b+c.

### calculus

let f(x)=0.5x^3-4x^2-2x+5.a.use n deriv to graph f(x),f'(x),f"(X)on the window xmin = -5,xmax=10,ymin= -50,ymax= 10

### College Calculus

What is the integral of cos^6x? I tried half angle identities but it didn't really help...

### Calculus

prove: if z is a complex number and 1/z=the conjugate of z over the absolute value of z squared.

### calculus

find if the series is convergent and what it sums to the sum from k=3 to infinity of (k+1)^2/((k-1)(K-2)) I'm not sure how to start

### calculus

What is an upper bound on the absolute value of the error: |sum from n=1 to infinity of ((-1)^(n+1))/(n*5^n)) -.1826666...| ?????

### calculus

the sum from n=1 to infinity of sin(n^2)/n^2 I found this converges to pi^2/6, but is it absolutley convergent also?

### calculus

How do solve for q for the following and find the derivative for them? 1) pq+p+100q=50000 2) (p+1)(ã q+1)=1000 3) p=(1/2)ln((5000-q)/(q+1))

### Calculus

Find the derivative for k(x) = (5x4 + 2)(3sin x). Would this be the answer: (60sinx)x^3+ (15cosx)x^5+ 2

### Calculus

Find a value of the constant k such that the limit exists. lim x->1 (x^2-kx+4)/(x-1) Is the answer 5?

### Calculus Derivatives

what's the equations of both lines through the point (2,3) that are tangent to the parabola y=x^2+x

### Calculus

Find the derivative of the given function w=((t^3)+8)^103 Isnt the answer 309t((t^3)+8)^102

### Calculus

f(x)=x^3(x^(4)-8) Find f '(x) by multiplying out before taking the derivative Is the answer x^12+-8+x^12-8x^3 simplified to 2x^12-8x^3+-16

### Calculus

C(x)= 16sqrt(x) + (x^2)/1000 Find the production level that will minimize the average cost

### calculus

Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at the given point y = x + cosx, (0,1)

### Calculus

Find a forula for the following function. A line with slope 5 and x-intercept 10 is the answer y(x)= 5x-50

### 12th grade calculus

find the derivative of y with respect to the appropriate variable y=sec^-1*5s

### calculus

Find an equation of the tangent line to the curve at the point (0, 1). y = (1 + 3x)20 i got y' = 60(3x+1)^19 what do i do next?

### calculus

find an equation for a line that is normal to the graph y=e^x*x and goes through the origin.

### Calculus

what is the limit as x goes to 1- of (arcsin(x) - pi/2 ) / sqrt(1-x) ? I tried using L'Hopital's and it doesn't work.

### calculus

find the equation of the tangent line to the given curve at the indicated point x^2(y^2)=(y+1)^2 (4-y^2) at (0,-2)

### calculus

Find the numbers b such that the average value of f(x) on the interval [0, b] is equal to 9. f(x)=7+10x-3x^2

### Calculus

How do I go about integrating sin[x^(1/3)]dx?? I tried doing integration by parts and I'm going in circles.

### calculus

What is the distance from the point P(x,y,z)to the z axis? Explain your answer by graphing. can anyone explian it to me plezzz

### Calculus

FInd the x-coordinates where horizontal tangents for F(x)=2x^2+4x-12 occur. The rightmost one occurs?

### repost Calculus

the length of the curve of intersection of the cylinder (4x^2) + y^2 = 4 and the plane x + y + z = 2 I'm so lost. Any help is appreciated!

### Calculus

Let f be the function defined by f(x)=2x+11-3e^x If the equation of the tangent line to the graph of f at the point (0,8) is given by y=mx+b then: m=? and b=?

### Calculus

Evaluate the definite integral The S thingy has 1 at the bottom and 9 at the top. 4x^2+5 divided by the sqrt of x.

### calculus

find the lim x->0 (e^(-x) -1) / (1-e^x) i did this using a table and the found the limit but is there a way to do this algebraically

### Calculus

limit as x approaches infinity. (sin2x)/(x) answer is 0. show me how please. thanks in advance =)

### Calculus

limit of ((1/x) - (1/|x|) as x approaches x from the left side. i have no idea how to approach this problem.

### Calculus

[Implicit Differentiation] (6+y)^3 + 4y = x + 55 with y' at (1, -2) y' at (1,-2) =? I got this far but I'm not sure if I'm doing it right: 3(6+y)^2(1dy/dx)+4dy/dx=1

### AP Calculus

find f'(2) given g(2)=3, h(2)=-1, h'(2)=4, and g'(2)=-2 f(x)=g(x)h(x) I'm just not understanding how to start this at all and what it wants me to derive when I don't know the function

### calculus

f(x)= -7(cos(s^3))(tan(s^2)), find f'(x). I got 21s^2cos(s^3) x 2s(sec^2(s^2)) but it is wrong...

### Calculus

can someone break down how to take the integral of this problem? 20te^-10t dt

### Calculus (trig stuff)

given a angle how do I find it's point P on the unit circle?

### calculus

If f(x)=x^3. Yhe equation of the tangent line to f(x) at x=4 is y=? Using this, we find our approximation for 3.8^3 is ?