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1. ## Calculus

1. Use the Mean Value Theorem to find an x-value where the instantaneous slope=average slope over the given interval: f(x)=(9-x^2)^(1/2) on [-3,2] I have done three chapters of Calculus already and I never have had to check for extraneous roots. So, my
2. ## 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
3. ## Calculus

What is the use of Calculus? How is it use in jobs? What jobs use Calculus? Calculus is used in engineering, economics, any physical science, and in business (e.g., actuary studies and statistics).
4. ## To Reiny

Reiny could you please check my Calculus post below, it says Calculus--Reiny.
5. ## math

8. In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra, and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and
6. ## Algebra

In an interview of 50 math majors, 12 liked calculus and geometry 18 liked calculus but not algebra 4 liked calculus, algebra and geometry 25 liked calculus 15 liked geometry 10 liked algebra but neither calculus nor geometry 2 liked geometry and algebra
7. ## PHILOSOPHY

1. Some regular churchgoers believe that taxpayers' dollars should not be used to fund laboratories that carry out tests on animals for medical research. Hence, it is wrong to go on spending taxpayers' dollars for that purpose. Answer: False Cause 2. Yogi
8. ## math-calculus

1.For any function y+f(x), express dy/dx using limit notation. Give a clear explanation for your given answer. you probably meant to type y=f(x) By definition dy/dx = Limit (f(x+∆x) - f(x))/∆x as ∆x-->0 The explanation of this equation is the whole
9. ## Calculus - Find volume of cylinder

There is a cylindrical tank lying horizontally on the ground, its diameter is 8 feet, and length is 25 feet, the depth of the water currently in the tank is 2 feet. (1 gallon=231 cubic inches) How many gallons of water are in the tank? How many gallons of
10. ## Calculus POSTS please check

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

calculus problem is u = 7i +9j + 2 k and v = -7i -9j - 2 k. and my ans is -135 how to double check
12. ## Maths - Optimisation

I've been trying to work out this question for hours and I can't seem to figure it out. Question: "Point 'A' is situated in the bottom left hand corner of a vertical rectangle with the dimensions 6m x 3m. Point 'B' is situated in the opposite top corner of
13. ## Calculus

Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the area of the region bounded by the x-axis and the graph of y = 4 x3 − 4 x. Answer: (1) Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to find the average value of f(x) = e0.9 x between x = 0 and x = 2. Answer:
14. ## Calculus

Hellp I have a calculus test on Monday 2. Calculate the slope of the tangent to the given function at the given point or value of x a. f(x)=3/x+1,P(2,1) b.h(x)=2/squareroot x + 5, P(4,2/3) ****Full solutions to please because I do not know what I'm doing
15. ## How to get quick responses to your math questions

Math is a wide subject, ranging from K to 11, college and university. Then there is algebra, trigonometry, geometry, arithmetic, calculus, number theory, ... etc. Not all teachers answer all math questions (many do). If you would give a little more detail
16. ## Math

Hi, would someone mind just checking the answer I got for this formula and tell me if I'm on the right track or not. Question... x+y=21 3x=4y Answer I got... x=84 y= -63 I didn't get that. Check your math. I found 7y=63 but not y = 63. You can always check

Decide whether the following problem can be solved using precalculus, or whether calculus is required. If the problem can be solved using precalculus, solve it. If the problem seems to require calculus, explain your reasoning and use a graphical or
18. ## 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

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter.
20. ## Calculus (pleas help I really need to check this)

Consider a window the shape of which is a rectangle of height h surmounted a triangle having a height T that is 1.3 times the width w of the rectangle. If the cross-sectional area is A, determine the dimensions of the window which minimize the perimeter.
21. ## college algebra

Demand Equation: The price p, in dollars, and the quantity x sold of a certain product obey the demand equation x = -5p + 100, 0 (less than or equal to) p (less than or equal to) 20 a.) Express the revenue R as a funtion of x. b.) What is the revenue if 15
22. ## senior courses

So far in high school i have taken geometry, algebra 2, and trigonometry. one of my friends is taking calculus and she says its way too difficult. and since i have alot of trouble in algebra and trig myself i don't think calculus would be the right choice
23. ## gnozahs

I removed about ten questions you posted this morning. There was no indication of what you had done, what your thinking was, or what you wanted from us. We are not going to do homework for you. If you want hints on these calculus questions, say so, or ask
24. ## math-calculus

30/x^2-25 = 3/x-5-2/x+5 i be left with 30 = 3x^2-75-2x^2+50 i not sure what to do? i use the quadratic formula? math-calculus - Steve, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:38pm First, you have to simplify properly: 30/(x^2-25) = 3/(x-5) - 2/(x+5) 30 = 3(x+5) -
25. ## Calculus

What is the simplest solution to the Brachistochrone problem and the Tautochrone problem involving calculus? (I know that the cycloid is the solution but I need a simple calculus proof as to why this is the case)
26. ## Calculus AB (AP)

Hi, I have a calculus test tomorrow and I understand how to complete all of the problems, but I am unsure behind the reasoning of taking two derivatives. Can someone please explain the following: 1. g(x)=e^(f(x)) g'(x)=e^(f(x))f'(x) 2. f(x)=Integral from 0
27. ## Math

Hi, I have to do a project on the Shell Method in my Geometry class. I have been trying to find information on that topic, but have no luck... can someone point me to the right direction as of what keyword to search for, or is there any sites or books or
28. ## calculus

find the circular cylinder of greatest volume that can be inscribed in a right circular cone with altitude 20 cm and diameter of base 10 cm. please answer in detail ..... so at a height h, the radius is 5(1-h/20) check that. VolumeCone= PIr^2 H = PI h *
29. ## calculus

Consider line segments which are tangent to a point on the right half (x>0) of the curve y = x^2 + 1 and connect the tangent point to the x-axis. If the tangent point is close to the y-axis, the line segment is long. If the tangent point is far from the
30. ## Calculus

This is my first calculus class and I am lost on how to answer these. The book isn't giving me a clear explanation for help. Any help someone could provide would be great! 1. Use a reference triangle to find the given angle. cos -1 (1/2) give an exact
31. ## Simplify

Simplify the following number. ∛729 I think it is ∛9, but I do not know. Please help, and check my answer. I will appreciate it if you guys can answer this as soon as possible. It is part of a RATIONAL EXPONENTS question. The original equation was

33. ## physics

Determine the acceleration and normal force of system below. Assume no friction, the mass equal to 10.0 kg and the angle equal to 60.0 degrees. Assume gravity equals 9.8 m/s/s. The picture looks like a right triangle with a box sliding down it. I am a 9th
34. ## Physics

Three identical balls, with masses M, 2M, and 3M are fastened to a massless rod of length L as shown. The rotational inertia about the left end of the rod is: That's the layout below. Would calculus be needed in this problem (intergration) because then Im
35. ## COLLEGE CALCULUS. HELP!

the fundamental theorem of calculus, f(x)=∫(0,x) t^3+2t^2+2dt, and find f"(x). my answer was: f'(x)=x^3+x^2+2 f"(x)=x^4/4 + 2x^3/3 + 2x it said its wrong.
36. ## Calculus - Fundamental Thm of Calc

Suppose F(t) is an antiderivative of t^{3}. Then F'(t)= t^3. According to the Second Fundamental Theorem of Calculus, x ∫ (t^3)dt = ??? 1 Answer using the function F
37. ## statistics

On this semesters final exam, john scored 72 on his calculus exam and 53 on his statistics exam. The z score for both exams was the same. Which on would he do better on? a. calculus b.statistics c. the exam scores are equivalent
38. ## statistics

On this semesters final exam, john scored 72 on his calculus exam and 53 on his statistics exam. The z score for both exams was the same. Which on would he do better on? a. calculus b.statistics c. the exam scores are equivalent
39. ## Calculus

How do you simplify vectors? 1)AB + BC + CD 2) BC - FE - BA + DE - DC Calculus - Steve, Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at 11:39pm AB+BC = AC so, AB+BC+CD = AD BC-DC = BC+CD = BD See if you can use that idea to rearrange +/- terms so the ends line up in order
40. ## calculus

A) How do you prove that if 0(
41. ## Calculus

let f(x)=x^3(e^-x) Answer using calculus, use graphing calculator only to check work. a) Find the local and global extrema of f. b) Find the intervals where f is increasing/decreasing. c) Find the inflection points of f. d) Find the intervals where f is
42. ## COLLEGE CALCULUS. HELP!

the fundamental theorem of calculus, f(x)=∫(0,x) t^3+2t^2+ 2 dt, and find f"(x). my answer was: f'(x)=x^3+x^2 f"(x)=3x^2+2x it said its wrong. i don't know how solve with interval, ∫(0,x)
43. ## Physics

A woman driving her car approaches an intersection and begins to accelerate just as the traffic light turns green. Her velocity is the function of time described by the equation: v(t)=2t^2-8t+10 (A) Use calculus to find her instantaneous acceleration at
44. ## math

65 men 75 women are enfolled in calculus. There are 30 business majors, 40 biology majors, 50 computer science majors, and 20 mathematics majors. No person has a double. If a single calculus student is chosen, find the probability that that the student is
45. ## calculus

My a.p. calculus teacher doesn't know how to do this problem (like many others) so he's giving us 5 points extra credit on our test if we can figure it out, but I don't know how to do it: It's as the lim-->infinity (x+sinx)/(x+cosx) We know the answer is 1

47. ## Calculus AP - Volume of Revolution

Hi. I have a few calculus problems that I have to do using the washers and shell method to find out what the volume of the graph rotated is. I'll post one question at a time with my work. The problem is, I should be getting the same answer for the problem
48. ## Calculus

Greetings, This is a question about selecting courses for my semester. I was planning to take Calculus 3 (Mostly 3-Dimensional topics involving calculus) and a C++ programing course. If you have heard of these courses, can you please tell me your thoughts

. You've written a check to Goodwill Supply, and the check has been lost. What should you do? A. Stop payment on the first check; then write a second one. B. Send a counter check to Goodwill. C. Write another check immediately. D. Call Goodwill and tell
50. ## Algebra

- ok... we keep getting this one wrong: Solve the following equation for x. Write your answer as a fraction in simplest form. -6(x-5)=-2x-8-6(3x-5) What is it you don't understand about this? Clear the parentheses, combine terms, solve for x. Ive been
51. ## math

how would I check this on my own? I know you put numbers in the place of the letters but when I do that I come up with my moms answer. this is what i have when I check my work. p=-2 q=3 6*(-2)*3 =-36 but 3(-2)(-2*3)=36 could you tell me what i'm doing
52. ## Accounting

A check returned by a bank because the issuer's cash account balance could not cover the check is called a(n): a. Cancelled check b. Certified check c. Outstanding check d. NSF check
53. ## Calculus

Can someone check my work and answer? Evaluate the integral from -1 to 0 of (4x^6+2x)^3(12x^5+1)dx My work: let u=4x^6+2x dx=du/24x^5+2 now we have the integral from -1 to 0 of u^3(12x^5+1)(du/24x^5+2) Simplifies to the integral from -1 to 0 of
54. ## Math 8R: Homework Check - Part 2

Part 2: Simplify by combining like terms and using the distributive property 11. 3x + 5x Answer: 8x 12. 3x + 5y - 2x + 8, Answer: 1x + 5y + 8 13. 9 + 5m + 6b - 2m - 4, Answer: 3m + 5 + 6b 14. 3ab + 6c - ab + 10 - 2c, Answer: 2ab + 4c + 10 15. 6(m+3),
55. ## Help! Urgent!

You know tangentTheta=h/4 take the derivative sec^2 Theta * dTheta/dt= 1/4 dh/dt you know dtheta/dt solving for dh/dt You know sec Theta from the right triangle: sec theta = sqrt(h^2 +16) /h check me. Georgina: in the future, please put the title in the
56. ## Calculus

Posted by MG on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 6:54pm. The hands of a clock in some tower are 4.5m and 2m in length. How fast is the distance between the tips of the hands changing at 9:00? (Hint: Use the law of cosines) The distance between the tips of the
57. ## Calculus

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to three decimal places.) Between y = e^x and y = x
58. ## Brief Calculus

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four significant digits.) Enclosed by y = e^x, y =

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four decimal places.) Enclosed by y = ln x, y = 2
60. ## Finite Math - Simplex Method

I think I have a good understanding of how to set up the problems but and solve them but I am not constant yet with getting the correct answer. Is there a way to check the answer? I am doing an online math class and it would be nice if I could check before

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be
62. ## Math

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be
64. ## Big MATH Help needed

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be
65. ## Calculus

An object at rest begins moving horizontally on the x-axis, starting at position x(t) = 0 feet at time t = 0 seconds.Suppose, after exactly 2 seconds we measure the position of the object to be 3 feet to the right of the origin AND measure the object to be
66. ## AP Calculus BC Resources

Hi there, I was hoping if any one was familiar with any sites that have printable integration/differentiation packets? I'm hoping to use them for everyday practice. I skipped Calculus AB and need a little help. I love packets so if there are any out there
67. ## Calculus

Integrate 1/sinx dx using the identity sinx=2(sin(x/2)cos(x/2)). I rewrote the integral to 1/2 ∫ 1/(sin(x/2)cos(x/2))dx, but I don't know how to continue. Thanks for the help. Calculus - Steve, Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 12:45am 1/2 ∫
68. ## physics

Two 0.55 kg basketballs, each with a radius of 15 cm, are just touching. Ignore any other gravitational interactions. (a) How much energy is required to change the separation between the centers of the basketballs to 1.0 m? (b) How much energy is required
69. ## algebra

Check this problem for me do I have negative sign right with the answer. -1(-1)+-5-5=-2/-10==-1/5 the one on top and the -1(-1) and on the bottom is -5-5. so check this answer for me. Please, Please
70. ## algebra

Check this problem for me do I have negative sign right with the answer. -1(-1)+-5-5=-2/-10==-1/5 the one on top and the -1(-1) and on the bottom is -5-5. so check this answer for me. Please, Please
71. ## calculus

Quadratic function written in standard form where a, b, and c are constants such that a is not zero. f(x)= ax^2+bx+c Using calculus find the vertex of the parabola formed by this quadratic function. Determine under what conditions this vertex is a maximum
72. ## calculus

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four significant digits.) HINT [See Quick Example
73. ## calculus

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four significant digits.) HINT [See Quick Example
74. ## Calculus

Find the area of the indicated region. We suggest you graph the curves to check whether one is above the other or whether they cross, and that you use technology to check your answer. (Round your answer to four significant digits.) HINT [See Quick Example
75. ## Calculus--Reiny

Calculus - Reiny, Friday, December 23, 2011 at 6:59pm I read that as (4a^2-1)/(4a^2-16) * (2-a)/(2a-1) , my brackets are necessary = (2a+1)(2a-1)/( 4(a+2)(a-2) * (2-a)/(2a-1) the (2-a)/(a-2) are opposite, they will give you the -1 so.. = -(2a+1)/(4(a+2)) ,
76. ## pre cal

The given equation is a partial answer to a calculus problem. Solve the equation for the symbol y'. 6y2y' − y − xy' = x y' =
77. ## Calculus

Need an answer to this Calculus Question. I keep getting this type of question wrong. Thanks. Differentiate the Function: y = (3x-1)^2(2-x^4)^2 y =
78. ## 9th grade algebra/Ms Sue

No, I did not check Reiny's answer that night. I did check it just now and it is the same answer I got the very first time I did the problem,but my Dad did not agree with me at that time. He did later after going over and over it. Thanks Ms. Sue. We just
79. ## calculus

A) How do you prove that if 0(
80. ## algebra 2

Consider the exam data below. Algebra score: 20 35 13 29 40 23 Calculus score: 41 69 34 72 86 58 Use your calculator to find the regression line for this data, and graph it on your scatterplot. b. Interpret the slope and intercepts of this line in the
81. ## Algebra

Hiya. I have 7 expressions that I have been asked to simplify. I worked all of them out, and if you could, I'd like you to check my work for me. Here they are: 1. (x^2 + 3x - 9) + (-4x^2 + 2x - 3) My answer: -4x^4 + 5x - 12 2. (x - 2)(3x + 5) My answer:
82. ## physics

thanks for the help earlier just got a question I'm taking AP Physics B this year does that mean next year I would Take AP Physics C??? I don't know if the material in C convers the same material plus the additional calculus material or what??? Could I
83. ## Physics - Mechanics and Ocsillatory Motion

Suppose that each of the three masses in the figure below has a mass of 5.05 kg, a radius of 0.0679 m, and are separated by a distance of 9.9 m. If the balls are released from rest, what speed will they have when they collide at the center of the triangle?
84. ## pre algebra

Mr Chee deposited \$80 into his checking account. Then, after writing a \$23 check for gas and a \$90 check for his child's day care, the balance in his account was \$67. How much was in his account before he made the deposit? How would you solve and check the
85. ## Calculus

An important problem in mathematics is that of root finding: that is, given a function f (x), finding any roots of f in an interval. Exact methods exist for many functions: • In the case of a linear function f (x) = ax + b, this is easy. – If a ≠ 0,
86. ## Matt 115

Hello, I just wanted to know if someone could check my work to see if they are right or wrong. Thanks :) 5. Find 2/5 of 4/11. Answer: 8/55 8. Are 3/21 and 3/54 equivalent fractions? Answer: No 14. Write in decimal form 8 583/10,000 Answer: 8.0583 22. Solve

what is the integral of x/(1+x^2)^2 dx This is a question of a past AP exam of calculus BC i know i have to use the substitution method where u=(1+x^2), du=2xdx. I have to find the integral but i'm just focused on the coefficient because i get a different
88. ## Calculus check

Help me check my calculus 1. The graph of f '(x) is continuous, positive, and has a relative maximum at x = 0. Which of the following statements must be true? a. The graph of f is always concave down. b.The graph of f is always increasing. c. The graph of
89. ## Math

Q. When your doing a multiplication problem, for example 84 times 37 = 3,108, how do you check the answer without a calculator? - A. I'm kinda confused on how to check the answer, do i do 84 times 400??
90. ## Algebra

Can someone check my algebra answers and help me with the problems I don't understand? 1. n^2-n-20/2n^2 times n^2+5n/n^2-25 answer: n+4/2n 2. (2x-6/21)/(5x-15/12) answer: 8/35 3. 5x-3/6 - x+3/6 answer: 2x/3-1 4. 5x/26 - 2x/13 answer: 1x/26 5. 3x^2/9x^5
91. ## math

solve and check your answer. Please check this for me to see if I have the right answer. __2__ = __3__ 1-x 1+x x= 1/5
92. ## Science

My Question: When Im doing multiplication, do i check it by using 2? For example: 84 times 37 = 3,078 How do i check my answer using estimation? - Answer: Im sorry, but i really need help on this question, I'm kinda stuck
94. ## Question

@Alex asked this question when I was on earlier: Let line l_1 be the graph of 5x + 8y = -9. Line l_2 is perpendicular to line l_1 and passes through the point (10,10). If line l_2 is the graph of the equation y=mx +b, then find m+b. I'm wondering like how
95. ## geometry

First of all let me apologize if this is the wrong section; this is a review question from a Calculus III class, but it doesn't involve any actual calculus so I posted it here. If I have a sphere with center (2,-10,4) and radius 10 what is: the
96. ## Craig - baloon - calculus moved up

Posted by Craig on Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at 7:54pm. t: 0 2 5 7 11 12 r'(t): 5.7 4.0 2.0 1.2 0.6 0.5 The volume of a spherical hot air balloon expands as the air inside the balloon is heated. The radius of the balloon in feet is modeled by a
97. ## PreCalc (Just Can't Comprehend)

Find the dimensions of the rectangle with minimum perimeter if its area is 400 square meters. Find the least perimeter. I know that a rectangle has two sides that are equal and two other sides that are equal but I am unsure about what type of equation to
98. ## maths

1. Q: 2|3x-5| when x=(-3) A: 24 2. Q: |6-x|+4 when x=5 A: 5 _______________ Simplify the expression. 1. (-4)(-x)(x^2) my answer: 4x^3 2. (24)(-5x)(-x) my answer: 120x^2 3. -x(4-x) my answer: -4x-x 4. -4t(t+2) my answer: -4t^2+(-6t) 5. b^2(4-b^2) my answer: