# math..solve for u again

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### math!

about finding the inverse of y=(2x+1)/(x+3). should you multiply (x+3) on both sides and get y(x+3)=2x+1? then what would be your next step? This one is a little tricky because we we have a rational function. What we want to end up with is x(y) To do this you can interchange x...

### English

1. Wilma was able to walk again at age twelve. 2. Wilma was able to walk again at the age of twelve. 3. Wilma was able to walk again at twelve. 4. Wilma was able to walk again aged twelve. (Which ones are correct? Could we use other expressions?)

### mat115

Please help me with this math question. I am asked to show my work but I don't know how to solve the problem to show my work. The question is: Choose the correct list of factors of the number 8. Again, I have to show my work with this question. Please help thank you.

### Math

I posed a problem and no one helped me to see how to solve the problem. I don't want you to give me the answer, I want to know how to arrive at the correct answer. Again, Ms. Pecho currently owes $637.50 in simple interest on a loan of $25oo at an annual interest rate of 17%. ...

### physics

A golfer hits a ball from the origin with an initial speed of 35 m/s at an angle of 44 degrees above the horizontal axis. The ball is moving down when it lands on a green that is 3.00 m above the level where it was struck. Neglect air resistance. 1. How long is the ball in the...

### Algebra

I posted this last night but it didn't get answered. So I'm posting it again with hopes that, this time, it will be answered. Please solve for x: |x-6|>7 I got x=6 as a final answer, but that doesn't make sense because 6 is not greater than 7. Please help!! Thanks :)

### grammar

Diagram the simple subject, the simple predicate, and the direct object of each sentence. Diagram any indirect object as well. 1. People solve problems every day. People/solve/problems 2. A computer will provide answers. Computer/will/provide 3. Anidea enters your mind. Idea/...

### Math

Solve P=P(base 0)e^kt Solve for t? I have no idea how to solve this

### Algebra--Correction?

Solve 4(2x-3) < 3x+6 Would the solution be x > 18/5? * Algebra - Reiny, Tuesday, October 13, 2009 at 5:30pm yes again! Hold on... Looking back on this problem, wouldn't it be x < 18/5 since you need to flip the sign when you divide by a negative?

### Math

1. Solve the equation. -6g = 42 a. g = 7 b. g = -7 c. g = 252 d. g = -252 2. Solve the equation. x/8 = 16 a. x = 128 b. x = 24 c. x = 8 d. x = 2 3. Solve the equation. 12m = 14.4 a. m = 120 b. m = 12 c. m = 1.2 d. m = 0.12 4. Solve the equation. x/3 = -15 a. x = 45 b. x = -45 ...

### Math

Alyssa is doing a card trick with one of her friends, Denise. She only uses 15 cards: 3 diamonds, 3 hearts, 4 spades, and 5 clubs. Denise draws one card, replaces it in the deck, and draws one card again. What is the probability that she draws a heart both times? How would you...

### Math

Carlos has the slow to go hiccups. When they started, he hiccuped after 1 minute had elpased, then again after 2 minutes, again after 4 minutes, next after 8 minutes, and so on. How many total hiccups did he hiccup in the month of April if they began 12 midnight, april 1st?

### English

1. The Glass Menagerie once again taps into the audience's emotions, as it has for 70 years. 2. "Her son is about to fly away, never to seen or heard from again and she knows it," Jones said. (Are they all grammatical? Would you check the errors in them?)

### Algebra 2

Two days ago "Steve" helped me with this problem. I am grateful to him. I didn't get it and asked for him to help me again. He showed it to me again, but I needed more steps shown. Then I think he was finished for tutoring for the day before I could see it again with more ...

### Business Math

a) Solve for x: 2x² + 5x = 3 b) Solve for x and y: x + y = 4 and x² + y² + xy - 12 =0 c) Solve for x: 8 2x + 3 = ½x² d) Factorise: 6x² - 7xy - 3y² e) Factorise: 4x³ + 5x²y - 4xy² - 5y³

### physics

A stone is thrown vertically upward. On its way up it passes point A with speed, v and point B, 3 m higher than A, with speed 1/2v. Calculate a) the speed v and b) the max height reached by the stone above point B. I can't find the equation You need to derive the solution in ...

### Math

Factor the polynomial P(x)=x^3-2x^2-13x-10. Then solve the equation P(x)=0. This is what I got: P(x)=(x+1)(x^2-3x-10) P(x)=(x+1)(x-5)(x+2) When it says solve the equation P(x)=0 does it means solve for x? If so then x=-1 or 5 or -2 Correct??? please and thank you

### english

Which sentence would to grammatically correct? 1) Remember never to do that ever again. 2) Remember to never do that ever again. 3) Remember to never to do that ever again.

### Math help please

1. Solve for x. 4(x - b) = x b = 4/3x b = 3/4x x = 4/3b x = 3/4b 2. Solve for y, then find the value of y when given x = 2. 6x = 7 - 4y -12 7/4 19/4 24 I need help solving these. Can you please explain how to solve these problems?

### algebra

Can someone show me how to use the quadratic formula to solve this problem.This is for extra credit.I don't uderstand how to do this, so can someone point out the steps so I can be able to do the other five problem like this one. Thanks again for your help. 5/x+1=9-x

### algebra

0.000027 ÷ 0.000009 Requirements: • Explain how to use scientific notation to solve the problem. • Describe how to divide numbers written in scientific notation. I am re posting again because i need more help then what i got because i don't understand it

### algebra

0.000027 ÷ 0.000009 Requirements: • Explain how to use scientific notation to solve the problem. • Describe how to divide numbers written in scientific notation. I am re posting again because i need more help then what i got because i don't understand it

### Math

Use your knowledge of exponents to solve. a) 1/2^x=1/(x+2) b) 1/2^x>1/x^2 So I know that these functions are rational functions.. and I am trying to solve for x. I tried to solve them by I keep getting stuck with the exponent 2 which is the exponential function.. Help please

### algebra

Solve the indicated variable: 1. Volume of a cone: solve for h: V=¨ir^2h/3 2. Temperature formula: solve for C: F=9/5C+32 pleaseeeee help me solve these! plzzz! i have nooo idea how to do these. THANKS! =)))

### math

Eight subtracted from six times a number is -134. What is the number? A) Translate the statement above into an equation that you can solve to answer this question. Do not solve it yet. Use x as your variable. solve for x

### English

1. There you go, you put the bad-mouth on others. 2. There you go again, you put the bad-mouth on others. 3. There you go. You're always forgetting things. 4. There you go again. You're always forgetting things. ------------------------------------ Do we have to use 'again' or...

### Biology....someone who can explain something to me

can someone explain the Miller-Urey Experiment to me? I've read it again and again and I just don't really get it. Please help me out here.

### Math

I just don't understand this question: h(t)=A*b^x h(3)=4 h(5)=40 Solve for b Would you plug 3 into the x and set it equal to 4? (4=A*b^3) How would you solve for that because in the next question they go on to ask you to solve for A using the b you found... Almost looks like ...

### Math (again)

Sorry...I forgot to include all of the details for one of my previous questions the complete problem is: 1. Yesterday Josh sold some boxes of greeting cards. Today he sold seven boxes. If he sold 25 boxes in all, how many did he sell yesterday? I can solve it myself, I just ...

### French

If I want to say: "...but now all is well again" do I use "encore" or "de nouveau" for "again"? Mais maintenant tout est bien encore(de nouveau) Merci beaucoup!!

### Math

Solve the system by addition or substitution. 3x – 4y = 8 6x – 2y = 10 Please get me on the correct track for 3x -4y =8 x=4, y=1 for 6x - 2y =10 x= 2, y= 1 Solve one equation for x. 3x = 4y + 8 x = (4y + 8)/3 Insert that value for x in the other equation and solve for y. ...

### Calc again sorry

4) The graph of y = (x)/(1+25x^2) for x is greater than or equal to 0 has a horizontal tangent at x = what. So what I did was find the first derivative. I did the quotient rule and ended up with x50x - 1+25x^2 --------------- (1+25x^2)^2 I equated that with 0 but I don't know ...

### Math check please

1. Solve the system of equations y=2x^2-3 y=3x-1 a)no solution b)(-1/2,5),(2,-5/2) c)(-1/2,-5/2),(2,5)**** d)(1/2,5/2),(2,5) 2. How many real number solutions are there to the equation 0=-3x^2+x-4? a)0 ***** b)1 c)2 d)3 3.solve the equation by completing the square. if ...

### math

how would you solve for y in this problem: x=(y^2+3y)^(1/3) I got: y= x^3/y - 3 ? and for this problem: x= 1/[(y^2+3y-5)^3] I got: y = y/x + 5/y - 3? However, I do not know how to solve for y explicitly. I don't think quadratic formula would work in these problems. Please help...

### chem again

Use Charles Law to solve for the missing value of each of the following a) 80.0 mL, T1= 27 degrees C, T2=77 degrees C. V2 =? b)V1= 125 L, V2=85.0L T2=127degrees C T1=? c) T1=-33degrees C V2=54.0mL, T2=160.0 degrees C V1=? can somebody help me with atleast a and do step by step...

### Algebra

I posted this earlier but it didn't get answered. So I'm posting it again with hopes that, this time, it will be answered. Please solve for x: |x-6|>7 I got x=6 as a final answer, but that doesn't make sense because 6 is not greater than 7. Please help!! Thanks :) No one ...

### chemistry f/u

Thank you Mr. bobpursley. I am still unclear on a few things. massethanol*Ceth(Tf-7.7)+masswater*Cwater*(Tf-27.1)=0 solve for Tf 17.75g ethanol x(Tf-7.7)+31.6g water x (Tf-27.1)=0 This is the algebra that I do not know how to derive to move to the next step. Do I add it all to...

### math- help again please

An employee earns $7.00 and hour for the first 35 hours worked in a week, and $10.50 for any hours over 35. One paycheck (before deductions) was for $308.00.How many hours did the employee work? Let t denote the overtime hours. Then you know that if the employee made more than...

### Pre-Algebra ... again :-(

How do i go about finding the integers of a product and quotient ... like, product of -20 whose quotient is -5 ..... thanks again

### Math

How do I solve these problems, I really need help. Solve by substitution method 6x+5y=17 x=53-8y Solve by elimination method 2x+3y=5 4x+6y=10

### math,algebra

Use the five properties of exponents to simplify each of the following expressions (y^5)^3(y^3)^2 divided by (y^4)^4 can someone show me how to solve these types of problems (y^5)^3= y^15 multiply the powers (y^3)^2=y^6 multiply the powers again as you have a power raised to a...

### Calculus-Rationalizing Denominator

I am very confused on how to rationalize a denominator, it just gets harder and harder.*will be using the V symbol again as a square root symbol.* I get how to rationalize something simple as V2/V7, I would get V14/7 as the answer, but I get confused on how to solve 1/V6 +2, ...

### math (please help steve)

Circles Γ1 and Γ2 have centers X and Y respectively. They intersect at points A and B, such that angle XAY is obtuse. The line AX intersects Γ2 again at P, and the line AY intersects Γ1 again at Q. Lines PQ and XY intersect at G, such that Q lies on line ...

### Math (please help steve)

Circles Γ1 and Γ2 have centers X and Y respectively. They intersect at points A and B, such that angle XAY is obtuse. The line AX intersects Γ2 again at P, and the line AY intersects Γ1 again at Q. Lines PQ and XY intersect at G, such that Q lies on line ...

### pre-algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 195 mm.If the lengths of the sides are consecutive odd integers,find the length of each side. what steps do i need to do in order to get the answre? Perimeter= L + L+2 + L+4 solve for L. That is the short side. THen add two for the next side, and...

### math

please anwer these: 1) how can i multiply and divide polynomials containing radicals? 2) how can i solve radical equations? 3) how can i solve qudratic equations by factoring ? 4) how can i solve quadratic equations graphically ? thank you !!!!!

### algebra

1. solve 2x + y = 7 for y 2. solve 2y - 18x = 26 for y 3. solve 20x + 5y =15 for y 4. solve 9x - y = 45 for y 5. solve 6x - 3y = -6 for y 6. solve 4x - 5 = 7 + 4y for y

### math

how would I solve 10=7-m? I don't understand how to find the variable and I use flowchart!none of my math books show me how! so how can I solve problems like these?

### Math #2

If I had a math problem 2x^4 x y^-4 x z^-3 / 3x^2 x y^-3 x z^4. In simpler terms it would look like this: 2x^4 X y^-4 X z^-3 ------------------- 3x^2 X y^-3 X z^4 When I tried to solve this I got 6x^2 X y^-1 X 2^-7. Am I correct? If not could you please help me on how to solve...

### English

11. From which of the following lines can readers infer that Marge Piercy, the poet who wrote "To Be of Use," views hard work as an activity that is worthwhile? A. "the black sleek heads if seals" B. "bouncing like half-submerged balls" C. "who do what has to be done, again ...

### English

1. However brilliant she is, she won't be able to solve this math problem. 2. However brilliant she may be, she won't be able to solve this math problem. 3. No mater how brilliant she is, she won't be able to solve this math problem. 4. No matter how brilliant she may be, she ...

### Math

How do you solve for d? 16d - (4 - 5d) = -67 How do you solve for m? 2/7(4m - 18) = 12 How do you solve for b? 1/4(5b + 11) = 19 How do you solve for x? -5/6(9 + 2x) = 40

### Math: ALGEBRA

How to solve this??? Solve for x. a+b= a+xy Solve for w. 2w+2h+L=p Solve for r. r(s+t)=u

### Pre-algebra

Solve. 29x – 2(9x – 0.455) = 10x + 0.525 Give us you thinking on this so we can help you solve the equation. What is it you don't understand about solving this eqution? 29x –2(9x – 0.455) = 10x + 0.525 29x – 18x – 0.91 = 10x + 0.525 11x – 0.91 = 10x + 0.525 -10x...

### Math

I snap my fingers now. in one second, i snap them again. I wait two seconds and snap them a third time. I wait four seconds before snapping them again. then i wait eight seconds, then sixteen, and the pattern continues on. the interval between snaps doubles each time How many ...

### math again!!!!!

2x 4 12 (2-x) --- / ---- + ---- X --- (x^2-4) (x^2-4x+4) (x^2-4) 3

### Algebra

Solve for x: h=(k/4)(x-3L) Solve for B: v-6Bxk=7B Solve for S: z+(1/7)sk=(1/6)yk^2 Solve for x: 3F=10hx+10hv+10xv

### math

solve the following trig equation : 7 = 8sin(1/2)x. I can solve this using the half-angle indentity. But i need to solve this using period and phase change equation. how do i do this?

### English

1. I got a C- on the math test. Reading: C - : C minus (right?) 2. The math problems are difficult to solve. 3. The math questions are difficult to solve. ------ Are both OK?

### Algebra

I can't seem to solve this for x correctly...I got 128 over 55 as an answer which can't be correct. Please help me find the correct answer! Thanks! The equation is: .05x-.6(x+2)=.08 Please show the work as well as the answer. Thanks again.

### English

1. Identify the choice that best describes the sentence: The dog always barks with pleasure when she sees us. A. declarative****** B. exclamatory C. imperative D. interrogative 2. Identify the correctly punctuated sentence. A.I'd love to see that movie again [maybe next Friday...

### math

1.solve for p 3(p+q)=p A.q=-2/3p B.q=-3/2p C.p=-2/3q D.p=-3/2q 2. solve for b then find the value of b when a=3 4a=2b-7 A.-9/2 B.5/2 C.19/2 D.17 3. solve for r d=rt A.r=dt B.r=t/d C.d/t D.r=d-t 4. find the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 90 and a lenth of 15. A.90 B....

### precal

The smaller of 2 numbers is 10 less than 4 times the greater number. The bigger number is 19 more than the smaller one. If x is the smaller number one equation is: a)x+y=19 b)x=19-y c)y=x+19 d)x=y+19 I'm almost positive it is d I just want to check. A second equation is: a)x=...

### Math help plz

How thick is a pile of paper? Find a relationship between the number of folds and the number of layers. Note your observations. Number of folds Number of layers 0 1 1 2 2 4 3 8 4 14 5 23 Plz help im so stuck on this question Are you sure 4 14 and 5 23 are copied right? If so I...

### Algebra

Hello again, I am now working on trying to find the relation of x = 1 - y^2, along with the domain and range. Then written in interval notation. I think I am ok with figuring out the domain and range on a graph but my problem is how to solve to get these x and y coordinates. ...

### math 12

i got the wrong answer from the back, and i know that imnot dooing it right. please try to help me on this hard question. THE ANSWER WAS:16 solve the equation: 3log(x-15)= (1/4)^x i don't know how to solve it algerbrically. the teacher doesn't want us to solve it graphically. ...

### science again again

so if i were saying i was something somethings tall.....wich would be better....meters...centimeters...or millimerter... I really doesn't matter, but say if it were a building, then meters. Distance to the tip of Africa from where you are, then kilometers. For the length of a ...

### FRENCH

In French, what does agreement mean again? Cause for example I put down this: Ils ont marches sur l'Avenue Champs-Elysees. But there shouldnt be an S after marche because theres no agreement with avoir. Could I please know what agreement means again?

### Algebra

Solve graphically. x-y=0 y=x² The reason I don't understand the question is the second equation with the x². How do I graph that? I'm not sure if I ever graphed with an exponent, and if I did, it was a long time ago. I'm reposting this because I didn't understand Damon's ...

### Math- Algebra

hi wat method would i use and how would i solve this system of equations x^2+xy=3 3x^2+2xy-2y^2=7 In your first equation, solve for y... you should have xy= -x^2+3... divide this by x... so y = x^2+3/x plug what you solved for y into your second equation and then solve for x

### Maths

Points A,B,C are given on circle Γ such that AB=BC. The tangents at A and at B intersect again at point D. The line CD intersects Γ again at E. The line AE intersects BD at F. If AD=120, what is the length of FB.

### Math (correct answer?)

I believe that the answer to the square root of x^2 + 3x = x-3 is X = 3, x=-3 but I'm not sure. I believe the answer to the square root of 8x -2 = the square root of 2x is x=2 again I'm not sure. why are you posting under several names? I like making up names and have always ...

### How do I do this.?(Math.)

Use the Substitution method to solve the system of equations. y - 2x = -5 3y - x = 5 Solve one of the equations for x or y. Let's solve the first one for y: y - 2x = -5 y = 2x - 5 Now let's substitute 2x - 5 for y in the second equation to solve for x: 3(2x - 5) - x = 5 6x - ...

### Math check 2

Solve: (t+24)/(t^2-t-56)+7/(t-8)=3/(t+7) I do know that (t^2-t-56) can be factored out to (t-8)(t+7) so I have the equation as (t+24/(t-8)(t+7) +7(t+7)/(t-8)(t+7)-3(x-8)/(t-8)(t+7) (t-24) + 7(t+7)=3(t-8) solve for t. The choices are: a.)-97/5 b.)122/5 c.)-13 d.)-13/5 Math ...

### English

1. Eleven Cities Tour finally takes place again! 2. Eleven Cities Tour finally is held again! 3. Eleven Cities Tour is finally held again! ---------------- Between #2 and #3, which one is grammatical?

### Math/modelling

Hi, I have a linear model with equation p =5.1t - 28, which concerns breeding pairs of birds where p is the number of breeding pairs and t is the year. I need to use this model to estimate the number of breeding pairs in year 15. I would assume to do this I just need to insert...

### Science

Pls help me solve this question pls. A stone of mass 6.5kg is thrown vertically upward with velocity with 10m/s find a. the potential energy at the greatest height and the value of h .b the kinetic energy of reaching the ground again(g=10m/s2) in physics?

### chemistry

Dr Bob, Thanks for your help. Ihad googled for 3 hours before asking you. For future reference, if anyone asks this question again, 10th grade chemistry, I found a video on You Tube that makes it easy to understand. It is, The Sci Guys, Ph indicator, acid-base indicator. ...

### pig question (PHYSICS)

Hello, a slide loving pig slides down a certain 35° slide in twice the time it would take to slide down a frictionless 35° slide. What is the coefficient of kinetic friction between the pig and the slide? Is this the equation on how to solve it? It's ahard one to explain:g ...

### Thx again for another year of success

Hey ms. sue, i am now in 9th grade thx to you i just wanted to say thx again for helping me last year!!! and this year a couple of times :) :DDDD

### Math

Walking at 4km/h, Bruce can make the roundtrip between his campsite and Lookout Point in 2.5 h. Rowing on Crooked River, he can row upstream from the campsite to Lookout Point in 1 h and can row back again in 40 min. Find Bruce’s rate of rowing in still water and the speed ...

### Math-college

Explanation of why the following statement is incorrect. (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, and explain why it is incorrect. To solve (x + 3)(x -4) < 7, start by setting (x + 3) = 7 and (x - 4) = 7. Now solve the inequality. Provide a detailed explanation of why using this method to ...

### Help, Math.

Solve: 3e2x + 2 = 50 a. ln 8 b. ln 0.25 c. ln 14 d. 0.5ln 16 --------- Solve: 1 = 7 ex a. ln 1/7 b. ln 1/7 c. ln 7 d. ln 7 ------------ Solve: e3x = 8 a. ln 5 b. 3 ln 8 c. ln 8 3 d. ln 3 8 ---------- ln 1 √ e a. -√e b. -1 2 c. 1 e d. 1 2

### Math

again, i am in desperate need for checked answers on my math questions

### Math

A fly starts out 2 meters from a light bulb, flies closer to the light then farther away, 2 meters again. At this point the fly goes toward the bulb again but hits the bulb and flies away. Find a function (it may be piecewise) that gives the distance of the bug from the light ...

### Math Homework

Hello! I need help with these math questions, thanks! :) 1.) Solve the system by substitution. 5x + 2y = -17 x = 3y 2.) Solve the system by substitution. x/3 + y = 4/3 -x + 2y = 11 3.) Solve the system by elimination. 2x - 3y = 0 2x + 6y = 3 4.) Solve the system by elimination...

### English

I have two dice. I will roll the dice and according to the numbers on the faces of the dice, you should solve each problem in the space. (After rolling the dice). I got 1 and 7. Who is # 17? Stand up and solve the first problem in the first space on the dice board.... Good job...

### MsSue- re

im sorry my post appeared twice it didn't show my question when i looked then when i posted it again it was there. Im sorry my computer is a bit slow. thankyou for your help now you have explained the question ive got an idea what i need to do. Thankyou again!

### Math

HOW WOULD I SOLVE SOMETHING LIKE THIS, IT IS AN EXAMPLE I MADE UP. ITS SIMILAR TO THE ONE I HAVE. I DON'T GET IT. THERE ARE TWO UNKNOW VARILABLES AND SOME NUMBERS. HOW DO I POSSIBLE SOLVE THIS. MAYBE I DON'T HAVE TO SOLVE ANYTHING THAT IS WHAT I WAS THINKING. QUESTION: 2x^2-...

### physics

A ball is thrown horizontally off a building that is 30 m high with an initial velocity of 3 m/s.if an identical ball is thrown again horizontally from the same height with 6 m/s, what happens to the flight time? I have to use the guess method. Givens Unknown Equation ...

### Math...Again

What is a digital root?

### Math

Whats a Rational again??

### math algebra

what is pi again? i forgot.

### bobpursly,.math

Ok, assume it equals zero. 2x + 3y -6=0 subtract 3y from each side. add six to each side. divide both sides by two. its how its in the book i'm suppost to solve for x. but how? How do I solve for the following: Directions solve each literal equation for the individual variable...

### English

1. If I miss so much school again, how can I become a teacher? 2. If I miss so many schools again, how can I become a teacher? -------------------------- Which one is correct? Is #2 grammatical?

### Chem drawing

how would I draw this compound? 2-bromo-6-chloro-4,4-dimethylheptane I've tried it again and again but I can't seem to get the Cl on the 6th carbon while still having a 6 carbon chain of heptane I drew it so that it was CH3 CBr CH2 CCH3CH3 CH2 Cl I just can't figure it out.....

### math correction

solve: x -8 = 4 + 8 +8 x = 12 my answer is x = 12 solve: 80 = 10x -- --- 10 10 8 = x my answer is x =8 solve: 3x= -12 -- --- 3 3 x = -4 my answer is x = -4 Solve: 12 -3x = 9 -12 -12 -3x = -3 --- --- -3 -3 x = 1 my answer is x = 1 ok on all of them.

### Physics

Stuck again. The paper just says that the position of an object is given by s(t)=t^3. When T=5sec find A. Position B. Velocity C. Acceleration I'm trying to use the "position equation" which is s=1/2 a t^2 = Vot However, what do I solve the equation for? It seems like none of ...

### Math

I need help with these three problems. They are on a Study Guide and I need some refreshing up of how to do them. 17. Solve the equation using the zero product property... -8n(5n+3) 19. Solve the equation by factoring 5z^2-2z-3=0 20. Solve the equation by completing the square...