1. Algebra

    Andrew factored the expression 28x^3-42x^2+35x as 7x(4x^2+6x-5). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 7x(4x^2+6x-5) , she got 28x^3+42x^2-35x ; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Andrew
  2. Math

    Andrew factored the expression 28x^3-42x^2+35x as 7x(4x^2+6x-5). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 7x(4x^2+6x-5) , she got 28x^3+42x^2-35x ; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Andrew
  3. Intermidiate Algebra

    Andrew factored the expression -12x^3-28x^2-3x as -4x (3x^2-7x+9). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out -4x (3x^2-7x+9), she got -12x^3+28x^2-36x; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help
  4. algebra

    Andrew factored the expression 28x©ø-6x©÷-10x as 2x(14x©ø-3x©÷-5x) . But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 2x(14x©ø-3x©÷-5x), she got 28x©ù-6x©ø-10x©÷; thus, Andrew¡¯s solution does not appear to check. Why is
  5. Algebra

    Andrew factored the expression 20x^3-12x^2+8x as 4x (5x^2-12x^2+8x). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 4x (5x^2-12x^2+8x), she got 20x^3-48x^3+32x^2; thus, Andrew’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please
  6. algebra

    Andrew factored the expression 20x^3-12x^2+8x as 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x). But when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x),she got 20x^3-48x^3+32x^2; thus, Andrew's solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help
  7. math

    Andrew factored the expression 54x^3-30x^2+15x as 5x(9x^2-6x+3) but when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 5x(9x^2-6x+3). she got 45x^3-30x^2+15x. thus andrew's solution does not appear to check. why is this? eplain your reasoning and
  8. algebra

    Andrew factored the expression 54x^3-30x^2+15x as 5x(9x^2-6x+3) but when Melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 5x(9x^2-6x+3). she got 45x^3-30x^2+15x. thus andrew's solution does not appear to check. why is this? eplain your reasoning and
  9. Algebra

    Can someone help me with this please. Andrew factored the expression 20x^3-12x^2+8x as 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x) but when melissa applied the distributive law and multiplied out 4x(5x^2-12x^2+8x)she got 20x^3-48x^3+32x thus Andrews solution does not appear to
  10. Intermediate Algebra

    Andrews factored expressions -6x63+9x^2-3x as -3x(2x^2-3x-1). But when Melissa applied the distrubutive law and multiplied out -3x(2x62-3x-1) she got -6x^3+9x^2+3x;thus Andrews solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Andrews to
  11. algebra

    Megan factored the expression 72x^2-43x+6 as (9x-3)(8x-2). But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (9x-3)(8x-2), he got72x^2-42x+6; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this
  12. Algebra

    Megan factored the expression 72x^2-43x+6 as (9x-3)(8x-2). But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (9x-3)(8x-2), he got72x^2-42x+6; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this
  13. Algebra

    Megan factored the expression -12x^2 +52x-35as (-2x+5)(6x-7). But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (-2x+5)(6x-7), he got -12x^2+44x-35; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to
  14. math

    Megan factored the expression (-12x^2+52x-35) as (-2x+5)(6x-7) but when Jacob applied FOIL principle and multiplied out (2x+5)(6x-7) he got (-12x^2+44x-35),thus megan's solution does not appear to check please help megan to understand better.Explain your
  15. algebra

    Megan factored the expression (-12x^2+52x-35) as (-2x+5)(6x-7) but when Jacob applied FOIL principle and multiplied out (2x+5)(6x-7) he got (-12x^2+44x-35),thus megan's solution does not appear to check please help megan to understand better.Explain your
  16. math

    Megan factored the expression (-12x^2+52x-35) as (-2x+5)(6x-7) but when Jacob applied FOIL principle and multiplied out (2x+5)(6x-7) he got (-12x^2+44x-35),thus megan's solution does not appear to check please help megan to understand better.Explain your
  17. algebra

    Megan factored the expression (-12x^2+52x-35) as (-2x+5)(6x-7) but when Jacob applied FOIL principle and multiplied out (2x+5)(6x-7) he got (-12x^2+44x-35),thus megan's solution does not appear to check please help megan to understand better.Explain your
  18. algebra

    Megan factored the expression (-12x^2+52x-35) as (-2x+5)(6x-7) but when Jacob applied FOIL principle and multiplied out (2x+5)(6x-7) he got (-12x^2+44x-35),thus megan's solution does not appear to check please help megan to understand better.Explain your
  19. algebra

    Megan factored the expression3x^2-23x+14 as (x-2)(3x-7) . But when Jacob applied the FOIL principle and multiplied out (x-2)(3x-7) , he got 3x^2-13x+14 ; thus, Megan’s solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this
  20. algebra

    Megan factored the expression 12x^2+13x-14 as (3x+2)(4x-7). But when Jacob applied the foil principle and multiplied out(3x+2)(4x-7), he got 12x^2-13x-14; thus, Megan's solution does not appear to check. Why is that? Please help Megan to understand this
  21. math

    the expression 10x^2+6x^3 is the result of applying the distributive property to the expression 2x^2(5+3x). write the expression such that you applied the distributive to your expression it will give the result presented 1) m^2(a+b)+m^3(a+b) for this I got
  22. algebra

    factor the expression 4xsquared+35x+24 my answer: (4x+3)(x-8) 4x2 +35x+24= 24 = 2x12 24 = 4x6 24 = 8x3***** (4x+3)(X+8) 4X2 + 3X + 32X +24 + 4XSQ. + 35X + 24
  23. math

    how do u factor 7x^3+28x^2-35x ? thanx.
  24. Algebra

    What is the sum of all possible integer values of x such that (x^2−35x+305)^(x^2−42x+416)=1?
  25. Math (Help Please)

    1. Which of the following shows how this expression can be simplified? 2x + 6 + 3x − 4 A. x − 2 B. x + 2 C. 5x + 2 D. 5x − 2 2. Which is equivalent to the expression below? 7(2p − 1) A. 7p B. 14p − 1 C. 14p − 7 D. 14p − 8 3. Factor the
  26. algebra

    Algebra 1. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. (-1)(4-c) 2. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. 4(2x -4) 3. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. (10 + 4 y) 1/2 4. To which subsets of real
  27. Algebra

    1. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. (-1) (4-c) 2. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. 4 (2 x - 4) 3. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression (10+4y) 1/2 4. To which subsets of real numbers
  28. Algebra

    1. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. (-1)(4-c) 2. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. 4(2x -4) 3. Use the Distributive Property to simplify the expression. (10 + 4 y) 1/2 4. To which subsets of real numbers
  29. hard math

    please someone help me! i've tried so hard! factor m^6 + n^2 28x^2y^2 - 7x^4 8x^3y^3 +343z^3 thank you so much!!! For the second one: 28x^2y^2 - 7x^4 Factor out 7x^2: 7x^2(4y^2 - x^2) Now we try to factor 4y^2 - x^2, which is: (2y + x)(2y - x) We end up
  30. Algebra1

    when using multiplying by 1 to find an expression equivalent to 18/7 with a denominator of 28x, the equivalent expression that I get is 4x/28x and i am being told that that's wrong
  31. mat117

    Factor each expression a^2(b-c)-16b^2(b-c) Help show me how (b-c) appears in both terms and can be factored out, giving you (b-c)(a^2-16b^2) Now note that the second term can also be factored since it is the difference of two perfect squares. (a^2-16b^2) =
  32. Algebra

    1.) Use the distributive Property to simplify the expression . (-1)(4 - c) A. 4 - c B. -4 + c C. 4 + c D.-4 - c 2.)Use the distributive Property to simplify the expression 4(2x - 4) A.8x + 4 B.8x - 4 C.8x - 16 D.4x - 16 3.) Use the distributive Property to
  33. Algebra

    How can you factor? 1. x^4 - 4x^2 + 3 2. x^3 - 2x^2 - 4x + 8 Thanks 1. set a = x^2 this should simplify your problem once you've factored the expression, substitute x^2 back in for a 2. For our purposes I don't think this expression can be factored.
  34. math

    Algebra 1.) Use the distributive Property to simplify the expression . (-1)(4 - c) A. 4 - c B. -4 + c C. 4 + c D.-4 - c 2.)Use the distributive Property to simplify the expression 4(2x - 4) A.8x + 4 B.8x - 4 C.8x - 16 D.4x - 16 3.) Use the distributive
  35. Distributive property

    How would I multiply these expression? 6(h-4) -3(x+8) -10(-a+5) PLease and thank-You Multiply the coefficient (outside the parentheses) by each term inside the parentheses. For example, 6(h-4) = 6h - 24 You do the others do you have 5th grade distributive
  36. calculus

    find the complex zeros of the polynomial function. write f in factored form. f(x)=x^3-10x^2+42x-72 please show work.
  37. Algebra 2

    Can this expression be factored? 4x^2+9 My homework assignment says to factor completely and this is one of the problems but I don't think this expression can be factored. Am I wrong? If so how do I factor it.
  38. math

    A.use the distributive property to write an expression that is equivalent -3(x + - 8) if the coefficient of the variable is increased by 10, what would the new expression be after you apply the distributive property?
  39. algebra

    Can someone assist help me with the following? Simplify the expression: 6-(8+3i) The answer is -2-3i, but I do not understand why. Think of the -sign outside of the parantheses as a -1. So, you need the distributive law and multiply -1 x 8 = -8. Then -1 x
  40. Math integer

    what is the value of this integer expression: -2(3+-4+-8+7) I have to do it with distributive property and without and using distributive property I got 34 but I dont know if its correct and how to do the expression without distributive property help me.
  41. Algebra HELP!

    6(7x - 5) = - 114 HELP!!!! distribute the 6 to the 7x and 5. then solve for x. Make sense? Thanks alot Marie! 6(7x-5)=-114 42x-35=-144 +35=+35 42x=-109 42x/42=-109/42 x=2 61/42
  42. 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
  43. child day care management

    Q; Melissa plays with the same four girls every day. She has a lot of energy,is independent,and is concerned about what her friends think.Melissa kikes soccer and baseball and takes pleasure in beting up the boy's team. Melissa is most likely to be ____
  44. Algebra

    Application of Distributive Property 7x68 After finding the product, write the result along with how you applied the distributive property.
  45. Algebra

    Application of Distributive Property 7x68 After finding the product, write the result along with how you applied the distributive property.
  46. math,correction

    Directions:Multiply Problem: ((x)/(3)+(3)/(4)) ((3x)/(4)-(3)/(5)) so the answer for it i got: ((20x^2+20x-36)/(80)) I worked it and I have what you have EXCEPT 29x instead of 20x. If you can't find the error, post your work and we can help you find it.
  47. Math

    Use the distributive property to express each sum with the GCF factored out. 32+56
  48. Math

    Use the distributive property to express each sum with the GCF factored out. 32+56
  49. Math

    Use the distributive property to express each sum with the GCF factored out 32+56
  50. algebra 2

    I am trying to factor the expression -8y^2+28y-60 but can't get an answer that is correct. Here is an example of how the problem is supposed to be factored. If you have 21x2-77x-28 the first thing you would do is (21x )(x ). Next you would find two numbers
  51. can someone please check if im right : math

    4(3x+7) is this the equivalent expression : 12x+28 Yes it is, that' using the distributive property. ok. how do i get the opposite of an expression example : -10t+21 The opposite? Do you mean the negative or additive inverse of the expression? If so then
  52. School-Age Children

    Melissa plays with the same four girls everyday.She has a lot of energy, is independent, and is concerned about what her friends think. Melissa likes soccer and baseball and takes pleasure in beating the boy's team.Melissa is most likely to be A.3-5
  53. Algebra

    Simplify the expression (3y+1)^2 + (2y-4)^2 I would start by expanding the two sets of parentheses, then combining like terms. Then take a look at the results and see if it can be factored or otherwise simplified. For example, the first one is 9y^2 + 6y
  54. math

    Write an algebraic expression that requires each of the following properties of real numbers to simplify, in the order given: the Distributive Property, the Associative Property of Addition, the Commutative Property of Addition, and the Distributive
  55. Math

    Factoring expression algebra 42x+49
  56. Math - Please Check My Answer

    Please help me with the following: Which of the following statements most accurately describes the difference between 3x^0 and (3x)^0, if a difference exists? A. There is no mathematical difference between 3x^0 and (3x)^0. The two are equivalent
  57. Math

    f(x) = 5x^2 - 35x I converted ^ that equation to.. 5x^2-35x = 0 How do I go about from here to determine the zeros and the y intercept?
  58. Math factoring

    15x squared - 35x + 10factor the expression
  59. math

    factor the following expression completely 75x^4+35x^3-10x^2
  60. Math. idk?

    6. Name the like terms in the following expression. 5m + 4 + 3m + 6p 7. Write an equation for the following: Twelve times h equals one hundred twenty minus thirty-six.State whether the equation is true, false, or an open sentence. Explain. 8. Use the
  61. algebra

    Completely factor the expression 28x^2-196xy+343y^2
  62. history

    Can someone please help me? :) 1. Which of the following best describes the beliefs of Andrew Jackson? (1 point) States’ rights should be exercised over federal law. Federal funds should be kept in a national bank. The nation should have a strong federal
  63. algebra

    Please simplify this rational expression x^2-6x-27 multiplied by x^2 +8x+16 over x^2-18x-81 multiplied by x^2+ 7x+12
  64. Math

    Simplify the following expression, and rewrite it in an equivalent form with positive exponents. -14xy / 42x^5y^8
  65. math (pre calc)

    4cot^2x-4/tanx+cosxsecx write expression in factored form as an algebraic expression of a singletrig function
  66. Math

    Use the distributive property to rewrite this expression, then simplify the new expression if possible; -4(z+3)
  67. Math

    A. 90 = 20 + 70. Use the Distributive Property and the GCF of 20 and 70 to write another related expression for 90. Could you write another expression with a different common factoer? B. 90 = 36 + 54. Use the Distributive Property and the GCF of 36 and 54
  68. Simplifly variable Expressions

    I need help on justify each step. 5(n+4)+9n=(5+20)+9n =5n+(20+9n) =5n+(9n+20) =(5n+9n)+20 =(5+9)n+20 =14n+20 PLease and Thank-You 5(n+4)+9n =(5n+20)+9n distribution =5n+(20+9n) addition =5n+(9n+20) addition =(5n+9n)+20 addition =(5+9)n+20 factoring =14n+20
  69. Math

    Could someone please explain this problem to me. I need to factor and check by multiplying. 7x^9y^7+35x^7y^6+35xy= Here is what I got but I don't think that it is right. 7x^9y^7+35x^7y^6+35xy= 7xy(x^8y^6+5x^6y^5+5) Is this correct? Thanks.
  70. Math For College Readiness

    Simplify the Complex Fractions 1. 8a / 3b^2 / 6ab /5 2. 42x^2 + 14x / x - 7 / 2 + 6x / 21 - 3x 3. 9 + 3 / x / x / 4 + 1 /12 4. (x^-1 + x^-2)divided by (9x^-2) Ans. #1: 20 / 9 Ans. #2: 42x^2 + 6x + 4 / -2x + 14 Ans. #3: 144 / x / 3x + 1 I don't know how to
  71. 7th grade math

    what is the equivalent expressin of 7(5x) 35x ? 35x
  72. Math

    1.) An expression is show: √21x; for which value of x should the expression be further simplified? a.) 5 b.) 8 c.) 37 d.) 54 2.) An expression is show: √42x; for which value of x should the expression be further simplified? a.) 11 b.) 13 c.) 20 d.) 55
  73. Algebra

    Factor the numerator and denominator of each fraction if neceesary. Rewrite each one as a product. Then look for ones and simplify. The denominator is not zero. x^2+6x+9 2x^2-x-10 28x^2-x-15 -------- --------- ---------- x^2-9 3x^2+7x+2 28x^2-x-15 x^2+4x
  74. Just can't get it.

    Factor completely or state that this is prime (cannot be factored) 2y^4 + 28y^3 + 98y^2 Note: x^2 is x-squared (that is, x with the superscript 2), etc. 2y^4 + 28y^3 + 98y^2 = 2 y^2 (y^2 + 14 y + 49) The last expression (in parentheses) is a perfect
  75. Math

    Factor each expression. Please show me how to do it. Thanx 8x^2-10x+3 15X^2-x-2 8X^2-18X-5 2x^2-5x-88 3x^2+43x-30 3x^2+7x-2 10^2-89x+156 4x^2+11x+13 3x^2-42x+147 5x^2-20x+20
  76. ALGEBRA

    If I divide 28x^3-30x^2-67x-21 BY 7x+3...will I get 4x^2-10x-21? THEN 28x^3-30x^2-21THEN 14x^2-15x^2-21???? PLEASE HELP!!!
  77. Algebra II factoring

    I need help. i am having trouble factoring trinomials into binomials. an example problem is 4n^2-5n-6 can someone show me step by step how to factor these kind of problems easily? Take the coefficient of your quadratic term in this case 4 and multiply it
  78. Urgent Math please check

    Very Important I can get someone to check these for me... I have to get an A, and I was wondering if someone could double check these for me. I am about 95% sure they are right, but just need a fresh set of eyes. I know I've been sending alot, but I really
  79. algebra

    use the distributive law to multiply 8(2y+4z+5)
  80. english

    I need to know if this is a good narrative paragraph on sharing the telephone. Saturday morning Hailey and Melissa wanted the phone at 7oclock. I quickly told them that it was too early to call someone. After Hailey and Melissa started to argue, Melissa
  81. Polynomial- Doublecheck2

    I asked this earlier, but I didn't get an answer. I'm glad though, because I found a couple of typos. I can get someone to check these for me... I have to get an A, and I was wondering if someone could double check these for me. I am about 95% sure they
  82. ***Chemistry!!!!

    Carry out the following operations, and express the answer with the appropriate number of significant figures. 1.)[(285.3 multiplied by 105) - (1.500 multiplied by 103)] multiplied by 2.8948 2.) 874 multiplied by [1267 - (3.50 multiplied by 128)] *I know
  83. Math

    Hello what is communicative and distributive law? thnx
  84. algebra

    Find the smallest integer x where the expression srt(x-2)/x^2+x-6 is defined. I factored the denominator (x+3)(x-2) and the smallest value is 2 so the whole expression would have a value of 0. But, that is not the right answer. Thank you!
  85. Algebra

    Rewrite the middle term as the sum of two terms and then factor completely. 25x^2+35x+12 Is the following true or false? x^2+2x-3=(x+1)(x-3) Can you show me how to do these two problems? Thank you for any help you can give me. If the middle is the sume of
  86. algebra

    In the expression, a,b,c , and d are non-zero constants and ad= bc . If ac = 18 and bd = 50, what is the value of the coefficient of the xy term when the expression is multiplied out and like terms collected? (ax+by)(cx-dy)
  87. algebra

    distributive law of factor that given expresssion 5x+20y
  88. algebra

    use the distributive law to factor the following and check 3+27b+6c
  89. math

    What is the value of the expression a / uv if a, u, and v are each doubled 1. multiplied by 2 2. multiplied by 3. divided by 2 4. divided by 4 5. left unchanged
  90. law

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  91. math

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  92. algebra

    Melissa is 31 years younger than her dad. The sum of their ages is 61. How old is Melissa? How old is her dad?
  93. american hist

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  94. Math

    The track at Coolidge Middle School is 14 of a mile long. It takes Melissa 1 minute and 40 seconds to run around the track. How many minutes will it take Melissa to run 3 miles?
  95. business law

    Mariel hires Andrew as manager of her store and tells him she will hire all the other employees. Andrew hires Dan, whom he feels is exceptionally qualified. Which of the following best describes the situation Mariel is liable to Dan Andrew is liable to
  96. social studies

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  97. Algebra

    what is the complete factored form of this expression? 3m ( n + 2 ) + p ( n + 2 )
  98. Algebra II

    What is the factored form of the expression? r2 – 49 (r – 7)(r + 7) * my answer (r + 7)(r + 7) (r – 7)(r – 7) (r – 7)(r + 9)
  99. algebra

    What is the expression in factored form? 2x^2+16x+24
  100. math

    How do I simplify the following expression using the distributive property? 7z-4+6(2z-9)