# Pre-Calculus/Trig Check please and help

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### Pre-Calculus/Trig Check please and help

Could someone please check the first one and help me with the second one. I'm stuck-Thank you 1.What are theroots of the following polynomial equation? (x+2i)(x-5)(x-2i)(x+8) = 0 I think the roots are -2i,5,2i,-8-you take out the roots as opposites of what are in the equaion ...

### Pre-Calculus/Trig...

Help Please For the function defined by: f(x)= (x^2,x≤1) (2x+1,x>1) Define f(0). and also how would i graph f(x)?

Please check: 1.Find polar equation of x^2 + y^2 = 10y subbed r^2 for x^2 + y^2 and sin(theta sin for y =r^2=10sin(theta) 2. y=5 r=5/sin 3. x^2+y^2 =x^2 + y^2 =2x+3y

### Pre- Calculus

Evaluate the trig function tan33degress

### Pre-calculus/ trig

Given the vectors a= (-1,9) and b= (4,2) explain the difference between a-b and b-a. Thank you for your help! :)

### Pre-calc/Trig...

which of the following are quadratic functions? check all that apply 1. y=2x^2-3x+7 2. y=3x-4 3. y=(5x-3x^2)/4+1 4. y=x-x^3

### pre calculus 2

use the fundamental trig. Identities to simplify tan^4x+2tan^2x+1

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Which of the following could be an example of a function with a domain (-oo,oo) and a range (-oo,2)? Check all that apply. A. y= -(3)^x+2 B. y= -(3)^x-2 C. y= -(0.25)^x+2 D/ y= -(0.25)^x-2

### Pre-calculus

find the trig functions of angle x if the terminal side of x passes through the point (-12, 5).

### Pre-Calculus/Calculus

I am too embarassed to ask this Calculus (really pre-calculus) question in tutoring, because I know I should know. Is the inverse of f(x)=3x-1 actually f(x)=1/3x+1? How do I find it? What if it asks the same equation replaced with f to the -1 power (x)? I think I know how the ...

### Pre Calculus/Trig

find the area of a circle inscribed in triangle ABC where a=9, b=13, and the measure of angle C=38 degrees

### pre calculus

determine the order of magnitude for the following: 1. a \$1 bill and a dime 2. two products scored a PH level of 6.1 and 4.o I can't figure out #1… but I did get #2 to be 10^2.1 Please help with #1 and check to see I did #2 right?

Write the standard form of the equation of the circle that is tangent to the line x=3 and has center at (-2,-7). Answer: (x+2)^2+(y+7)^2=49 Is this correct?

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Which of the following quadratic functions has a graph that opens downwards? check all that apply A. y=2x^2-9x+3 B. y=x^2+4x+8 C. y=-(5+2x^2) D. y=60x-15x^2

Please check these simplified expressions(my answer is after the ;) 4(2k-6)-8(3-3k); -16k-(-48) 9+(-2k)+(-4)-6k; -8k+5 -x+4x-(-8x)-9+2x+1; 13x+(-8) 5(-3x+6)+8x; -7x+30 8+6x+4-8x; -2x+12 5(-m-3)+4m-10; -9m+5

### Pre-Calculus

Find the values of x for which the line y=2x intersects the parabola y=(x-1)^2+1. So I set the equations equal to eachother, and solved for x using the quadratic formula. The solution I got was: x=3.41 and x=0.59. Could someone please check my work.

### Pre-Calculus

Sorry to be a pest but I never got an answer and I'm really stuck Can you please check this equation. Find polar equation of x^2 + y^2 = 10y x^2 + y^2 = r^2 r^2 = 10sin(theta)

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Help Please Find (fog)(2) and (f+g)(2) when f(x)= 1/x and g(x)=4x+9

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Help please State the x and y-intercepts for each function. f(x)= -x^3+4x

### Pre-Calculus

Could someone check my answers? 27. (16/9)^2/3 = 64/27 28. (49/25)^3/2 = 343/125 31. (-64)^2/3 = 8 32. (-8)^-4/3 = 1/16 or -1/16

### Pre Calculus

Pre Calculus why is sin(-20)/cos 380 equal to tan (-200)

### Calculus/pre-trig

Write the formula for the discriminant. State the types of roots for a quadratic equation, explaining how the discriminant helps you determine the type.

### Finite Math

Fifty percent of students enrolled in calculus class have previously taken pre-calculus. Thirty percent of these students received an A for the calculus class, whereas twenty percent of the other students received an A for calculus. Find the probability that a student selected...

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Help me please. Solve the equation: (x-3)(x+2)=0 Enter the solution with the lowest value.

### Pre-Calculus

Please check: 1.Find polar equation of x^2 + y^2 = 10y r^2 for x^2 + y^2 and sin(theta sin for y =r^2=10sin(theta) 2. y=5 r=5/sin 3. x^2+y^2 =x^2 + y^2 =2x+3y

### pre-cal/trig

PlEASE help me with this!! I need it as soon as possible....... cos(x-(pi/4))+sin(x-(pi/4))=1 Find the answer from 0 to 2pi. When I slove this, I got cosx+sinx=(1/ square root of 2). then I don't know what to do the rest. Please help me.

### Pre-Calculus

I am in Honors Pre-Calculus and am having a hard time understanding my teacher. I feel so stupid. Does anyone have any suggestions on a website that might give me some insight into what I am doing wrong? Thanks!

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Helpp please State the domain and range of each of the following functions: 1. f(x)=1/(x+3) 2. g(x)=√x+6 3. h(x)=x^3+2x+5

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Help me please Is the given linear expression a factor of the polynomial? Show work. f(x)=2x^3+x^2-5x+2; x+2

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Help me please. List all possible rational zeros for the polynomial function. p(x)=3x^3-2x^2-5x-2

### pre calc trig check my work please

sin x + cos x -------------- = ? sin x sin x cos x ----- + ----- = sin x sin x cos x/sin x = cot x this is what i got, the problem is we have a match the expression to the equation work sheet and this is not one of the answers. need to figure out what im doing wrong so i can ...

### Calculus - please check my work

Differentiate each function a) y = -3x^2 + 5x - 4 b) f(x) = 6/x - 3/(x^2) c) f(x) = (3x^2 - 4x)(x^3 + 1) the answers i got for each was: a) y'= -6x + 5 b) f'(x)= -6/x^2 + 6/x^3 c) f'(x)= 15x^4 + 6x - 16x^3 - 4 please double check and let me know if these are correct, thank you.

### Pre-Calculus

I posted earlier and didn't get an answer so I'm posting again-hoping someone could please check these two-I think they're correct Please check my answer: I think it's correct? 1.Find polar form of (-3,2) r=sqrt of (-3)^2 + 2^2)=sqrt (13) = 3.61 tan^-1(2/-3) = 33.79 180-33.79...

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Go over this with me please, I forgot how to do it. Solve the polynomial equation. 15x^3-119x^2-10x+16=0

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A road rises 140 feet per horizontal mile. What angle does the road make with the horizontal?

### Pre-trig/Calc

Please help me. Use Descartes' rule of signs to describe the roots for each polynomial function. 3. m(x)=x^3+3x^2-18x-40

Write the equation of the circle that passes through the point (3,4) and has its center at (1,2). Answer: (x-1)^2 +(y-2)^2 = 8 Thanks for the help.

### Pre-Calculus

Can you show me how to find the rectangular equation: r=2cos(theta) + 3 sin (theta) All I need is an example to work off I was absent today from Pre-Calc and I have homework to do and no explanation with them-Please help with this one Thank you

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A 40 foot high flagpole sits on the side of a hill. The hillside makes a 17 degree angle with horizontal. How long is a wire that runs from the top of the pole to a point 72 feet downhill from the base of the pole?

### pre calculus

can you check my work Find two different sets of parametric equations for the given rectangular equation: y=x^2+10 answer: x=t y=t^2+10 x=t^3 y=t^6+10

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A pilot in a plane at an altitude of 22,000 feet observes that the angle of depression to a nearby airport is 26 degrees. How many miles is the airport from a point on the ground directly below the plane?

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A surveyor stakes out points A and B on sides of a building. Point C on the side of the building is 300 feet from A and 440 feet from B. Angle ACB measures 38 degrees. What is the distance from A to B?

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...

((ln(x))^1/2)/(ln(x^1/2))=6

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Help me please. Simplify 1. √-36 2. -√-625

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Help me do this please. Simplify the expressions using imaginary numbers. 1. √-16 2. √-49

### pre-algebra

3x + 4=19 x=5 -32=24-2f f=16 Please check.Thank you.

### pre-algebra

3m-4=14 m=6 11=2y-15 y=13 Please check Thank you.

### Pre-Calc/Trig

Help me please, I don't understand this write using exponential notation √ 36* 3√ 64 oh and 3 is an exponent

If f(x)=4x^2 and g(x)=2/x, find [g x f](x). Answer: -1/2x^2 2) Are f(x)=1/2x+5 and g(x)=2x-5 inverses of each other? Answer: no

### Calculus (Check)

This seems to easy. Check please. Find. Lim (x^2)-4 x->2 e I substitute in 2 (2^2)-4 e gives me 4-4 e So my answer is e^0 or 1.

Use a sum or difference identity to find the exact value of sin 255 degrees Answer: sqrt6-sqrt2/4 Thanks

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A lighthouse keeper 100 feet above the water sees a boat sailing in a straight line directly toward her. As watches, the angle of depression to the boat changes from 25 degrees to 40. How far has the boat traveled during this time?

Solve: x^2+y^2=10 and xy=3 Answer: (+/-3, +/-1) or (+/-1, +/-3)

### pre-algebra

Please check -42=4n+17n N=3.09 13+10c-4=-29 C=-3.8

### Pre-Cal

[Note: I'm still having issues with identities with regard to trig] Verify the Trig. identities: (a). cot(x+y)=(cotxcoty-1)/(cotx+coty) (b). sin0(cot0+tan0)=sec0 [Note: 0=theta symbol]

### pre-calculus

WHAT DO YOU LEARN IN PRECALCULUS? PLEASE LIST.

### Math (pre calculus)

please simplify (1/1+x+h) - (1 /1+x ) divided by h

### Pre-Calculus 12

I am refering to the question posted on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 8:26pm. "how to graph y= (x^2-3x-10)/(x-2)" This is the reply I got: Pre-Calculus 12 - Damon, Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 9:21pm (x-5)(x+2)/(x-2) well we know it is 0 at x = 5 and at x = -2 and we know it explodes ...

### calculus

1. what trig function has an amplitue of 1 and negative values for angles between π/2 and π? 2. what trig function never crosses the x-axis and has a value of 2 at π/6? are these correct? 3. what trig function has a period of π and is undefined for -π/...

Please check my calculus posts. They are at the bottom. Thanks.

### Pre-calculus

fraction 1) 5/12+7/18-5/6 2) 3x/x-1-1/x=_____/x^2-1x 3) x+1/x^2-5x+6-3x+11/x^2-x-6= 4)2x^2-3x-1 5) 3x^2+2x-2 6) x^2-3x-9 4-5 with formula -B+_sqrt(B)^2+(-4)(A)(C)/2A please help!

### Pre-Calculus

Help please What is the slope of the line x = 4? would it be undefined??

### pre calculus

can you please explain what steps you take to find ||u||2 when u: <-1,7> v: <6,4>?

### Pre-Calc

Please check answer and help with one of them: 1. check please car in an accident speed of car is the s, d is length of skid=30 feet f is coefficient=0.5 use formula to find s=sqaure root of 30*f*d My answer is 21.21 because I took square root of 30(0.5)(30) 2. this one is ...

### Pre-Calc

Please check answer and help with one of them: 1. check please car in an accident speed of car is the s, d is length of skid=30 feet f is coefficient=0.5 use formula to find s=sqaure root of 30*f*d My answer is 21.21 because I took square root of 30(0.5)(30) 2. this one is ...

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

Help me please Standard form: y=x^2-2x-3 Vertex form: ??? Intercept form: ???

Find the degree measure of the central angle whose intercepted arc measures 8cm in a circle of radius 15cm. Answer: -401.07 degrees

Which of the following results in the graph of f(x)=x^2 being expanded vertically by a factor of 3 and reflected over the x-axis? a) f(x)= (1/3)x^2 b) f(x)= -3x^2 c) f(x)= (-1/x^2)+3 d) f(x)=(-1/3)x^2 Answer: d Thanks for checking my answers

Write an equation of the tangent function with period 3pi/8, phase shift -pi/5, and vertical shift -2. Answer: y=tan(8x/3 - 8pi/15)-2 Thanks

A Flagpole casts a 60 foot long shadow on the ground. The angle from the tip of the flagpole to the end of the flagpole's shadow measures 35 degrees. How tall is the flagpole? can i use cos(55degrees) = 60/h which gives me 104.61. Please check. Thanks!

### Pre-Calculus

How do you confirm that f and g are inverses by showing that f(g(x))=x and g(f(x))=x ? Problem: f(x)=3x-2 and g(x)= x+2 --- 3 Please help, don't know where to begin?

### Pre Calculus

please explain the process of finding the complex zeros of f(x)=x^4+5x^2+4.

### pre calculus

Find a cubic function with the given zeros. -2, 5, -6 help me please

### Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry

Help me please, just explain. How would I find f(1)? f(1)= x; -3, -2, -1, 0, 1, 2 f(x); 3.4, 0, -1.2, 0.4, 1.3, 1.7

### Trig/Pre-Calc

Need help with current Trig problem for tomorrow: Solve the logarithmic equation algebraically. Approximate the result to three decimal places. 6log3(0.5x)=11 I know to start off the equation you divide by 6. I know the answer is 14.988. I just am puzzled on how to receive the...

### Pre-Algebra

Please check....... convert to slope intercept form y-27=4x 16-2y=22 8x+11-4-27 -11/-11 8x=4x+38 +4x 4x 12/12x=38/12 = 1 1/3

### Math - Studying for Pre Calc exam!

Approximate the solutions (to three decimal places) of the given equation in the interval (- pi/2, pi/2) 6 sin 2x − 8 cos x + 9 sin x = 6 Can you help with this please? I am studying for my Pre Calculus 1 exam and am stuck on this question...! The answer options are a. x...

### pre-calculus

3x^3 -2x^2 - 7x - 4 = 0 Can you please help teach me how to put this equation into the graphing calculator.

For the function f(x)= 8/x+7,find the average rate of change of f from 1 to x.

### Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry

Help please What is the slope of the line that passes through (1,0) and is parallel to y = 3x + 5?

### Pre-Calculus

Can someone please explain how eccentricity can be used to classify conics.

Name all the values of x that are not in the domain of f(x)=2-x^2/x+5. Answer: x= -5 2)Find the minimum value of f(x,y)=2x-y+2 for the polygonal convex set determined by this system of inequalities: x >/= 1, x </= 3, y</=0, 1/2x+y</=5 Answer: -0.5

Name all the values of x that are not in the domain of f(x)=2-x^2/x+5. Answer: x= -5 2)Find the minimum value of f(x,y)=2x-y+2 for the polygonal convex set determined by this system of inequalities: x >/= 1, x </= 3, y</=0, 1/2x+y</=5 Answer: -0.5

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

Two trains depart simultaneously from the same station. The angle between the two tracks on which they leave is 120 degrees. One train travels at an average speed of 45 mph and the other at 70 mph. How far apart are the trains after three hours?

### Pre-Calc/Trig...

If f(x)=1/(x+2), what is f(3+h)? A. 1/(3+h) B. 1/(h+5) C. 1/(x+2)(3+h) D. (3+h)(x+2)

### Pre-cal/Trig

(tan/(1+sec)) + ((1+sec)/tan) = 2csc (Show all work please.)

### Pre-Calculus

Please check my answer: I think it's correct? 1.Find polar form of (-3,2) r=sqrt of (-3)^2 + 2^2)=sqrt (13) = 3.61 tan^-1(2/-3) = 33.79 180-33.79 = 146.31degrees polar points are (sqrt13,146.31degrees) 2. Rectangular form of (3,112degrees) 3cos112= (-1.12) 3sin112=2.78 ...

### Pre-Calculus-Trig

A pole tilts 12 degrees from the vertical, away from the sun, casts a 34 foot long shadow on level ground. The angle of elevation from the end of the shadow to the top of the pole is 64 degrees. How long is the pole?

### pre calculus

im having an brain freeze....i cant remember how to factor..f(x)=2x^2-7x-30..please explain so i can do it on my own

### pre calculus

find the average rate of change of f(x)=x^3-5x+3: a. from -6 to -3 b. from -1 to 2 c. from 2 to 8 I am so lost, can someone please show me how to do this?

### Pre-Calculus/Trigonometry

Help please Which of the following is the equation of a line that passes through the points (2,5) and (4,3)? y = -x + 7 y = x + 7 y = 2x + 5 y = -2x + 5