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 Question 101836: I am trying to do the following word problem and must be reading something wrong. Everytime I come up with \$1,182.50 and I am told it is wrong....please help. You have accepted a job at an annual salary of \$27,630. Sorry, but you will not be able to afford that dream home on this salary! However, your employer was gracious enough to include a year-end bonus of \$750. WOW! You are to be paid twice a month. What will your gross pay be for each paycheck? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 101973: can someone help me with these problems: (9x+2)=5[11-2(2-x)+3] Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 99754: This should be easy, but no combination seems to come out "correct" according to my submission. It's supposed to be solved and put in interval format. 7x+12<=6 So I tried subtract 12 from bothsides 7x<=-6 then divide by 7 for x<=-6/7 So interval format should be (inf, -6/7] But I'm wrong. Please help! Thanks! Click here to see answer by staciie21(2)

 Question 101658: the three sides of an equalateral triangle are increased by 20cm,30cm,40cm respectively. The perimeter of the resulting triangle is between twice and three times the perimeter of the original triangle. What can you conclude about the length of a side of the original triangle? Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 102416: rewrite equation as a function of x -3x+4y=11 Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 102415: evaluate each function for the value specified f(x)=x^2-7x+10; find: (a) f(0) (b) f(5) (c) f(-2) Click here to see answer by prabhjyot(164)

 Question 102413: You have at least \$30 in change in your drawer, consisting of dimes and quarters. Write an inequality that shows the different number of coins in your drawer. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 102453: I do not understand how to find the answer for these two problems: Your science teacher says the grades (g) in your class can be represented by the inequality /g-85/_< 10. What is the lowest grade and what is the hightest grade in the class? (The _ make is suppose to be under the<) part 2: Suppose the grade in you Language Arts class range from 68 to 94. Represent this infromation on a number line after writing a compound inequality using (g). Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 102469: My son has to write (1) inequalities/ solve/ and graph it I do not remember how to do this so I do not know how to help him I beleive that /x-3/ =5 and /x-15/< 5 are both examples of inequalities and I beleive this is what she means by he is to write his own but I do not remember how you graph or solve the problem. Any help to reteach me would be helpful. Thank you Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 102463: I am unsure how to do this problem: Suppose the grades in your Language Arts class range from 68 to 94. Represent this information on a number line after writing a compound inequality using (g) Thank you for any help you can give that helps me to understand how to do this. Click here to see answer by doukungfoo(195)

 Question 102331: What is the answer to -10/21n > -2 4/7? I need to make sure that my answer is correct. Click here to see answer by mjgulinello(10)

 Question 102412: Graph each of the following inequalities. 3x-4y < 12 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 102411: Graph each of the following inequalities. 4x+y >= 4 ( >= means greater than or equal to) Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 102410: Determine the correct half–plane in each case, and complete the graph. y>3 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 102694: here is the problem 1 is less than or equal to -w/2 My question is in the answer the variable is switched to the other side. I am asking why? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28476)

 Question 102775: Please help me with this problem Eq 1 states: 3x = 3 + 2y E1 2 states: -4/3x + y = 1/3 I'm really confused and need some help. Thanks Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 102779: Find the midpoint of the line segment PQ. P(6,8),Q(12,16) I need assistance working this problem. My confussion is can the line segment be written up to 12 and 16 points on the line and will I use M to represent the midpoint. This whole problem is confussing. Thank you, Michele B. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 102824: I don't know how to solve this problem - please help Solve the system by addition method Eq 1 states: .18x + .27y = .09 Eq 2 states: .06x - .54y = -.04 I'm really stuck here, and need some help Click here to see answer by checkley75(3666)

 Question 102870: Here is my problem -4/9 < 2/3 c when i do this problem i get c<-2/3 when i put this problem in a solver it seems the fraction is switched to c<-3/2 why? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)
 Question 102870: Here is my problem -4/9 < 2/3 c when i do this problem i get c<-2/3 when i put this problem in a solver it seems the fraction is switched to c<-3/2 why? Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 102901: A long-distance phone call costs \$0.70 for the first minute and \$0.39 for each additional minute or portion thereof. Write an inequality representing the number of minutes a person could talk without exceeding \$4. (Note: Do Not Solve The Inequality.) Click here to see answer by tutor_paul(490)

 Question 103043: Solve for x. Collect xs on the LEFT side. The solution should be presented with x first, the correct inequality symbol, then the number. -x +4 -9x +3 ≥ 7(x-2) I have been trying to figure this out for an hour and I have four more problems like this. Please help so I can understand. Thank you. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)

 Question 103113: 3x - y _<_ 6 x _>_ 1 y _<_ 3 The lines under each side of the < and > are supposed to be totally under the < >, I just do not no how to do this. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 103229: Solve each of the following systems by graphing. x-2y=8 3x-2y=12 Click here to see answer by doukungfoo(195)

 Question 103280: what happens to an inequality symbol w- +hen you subtract a negative number? Click here to see answer by HyperBrain(694)

 Question 103227: Solve each of the following systems by graphing. 2x-y=4 2x-y=6 Click here to see answer by elima(1433)

 Question 103299: What is the set up to the word problem As a particle moves along a straight path, its speed "v"(in cm/sec0 at time "t"(in seconds) is given by the equation below. For what subintervals of the time interval [0,6] will its speed be at least 14cm/sec? v=t^3-4t^2-9t+50 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57219)