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 Question 197907: If x+y=x, what is the numerical value of xy? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57962)

 Question 197753: A math teacher collects old books. One day, a student asked him how many old math books he has. He replied, "If I divide the books into unequal whole numbers, then 64 times the difference between the two numbers equals the difference between the squares of the two numbers." How many old math books does the teacher have? Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 197877: A Rectangle has vertices at 0,0 0,-4 -3,-4 and -3,0 what is the perimter of the triangle? graph please Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 197958: I have to solve the problem: 5/8x + 3/5 = 8 I know I have to multiply each side by 5 but I'm lost after that. Any help would be great! Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)
 Question 197958: I have to solve the problem: 5/8x + 3/5 = 8 I know I have to multiply each side by 5 but I'm lost after that. Any help would be great! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57962)

 Question 197973: How are addition and multiplication used to solve a linear equation? Demonstrate by solving 12x+6=31-2x Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28708)

 Question 197986: My final exam at school is 15% of my grade. I had an 84% before my Biology exam, but i got a 74% on the exam. What is my new grade? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 197989: My final exam at school is 15% of my grade. I had an 84% before my Biology exam, but i got a 74% on the exam. What is my new grade? Please tell me. Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 197946: Value of c=2x-y subject to the constraints: x>=1 x<=4 y<=8 x-3y<=-2 The last constraint really confuses me. Thanks for your time. Mike Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28708)
 Question 197946: Value of c=2x-y subject to the constraints: x>=1 x<=4 y<=8 x-3y<=-2 The last constraint really confuses me. Thanks for your time. Mike Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 197760: pls help me solve -4[5[2x+3y]-4[x+2y]] Thank you , Brandon Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 198003: Solve for x in terms of a, b, and c: ax/c=b. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28708)

 Question 198079: What amount of each mixture, one 95% alcohol the other 15% alcohol must be used to make 10 liters of a mixture which is 45% alcohol? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57962)

 Question 198009: A boy takes 3 minutes to read a story of 315 words. How many minutes will it take him to read a story of 945 words at the same rate? Click here to see answer by jojo14344(1512)

 Question 198106: My instructor told me that this was an algebra equation but I'm lost... The question is: I have dice in my hand and want to know what the probability is of rolling an 8? Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 198105: John and Ben are working on a building project together where they must create a right angle triangle. John has a side that is 3 inches long. Ben has a side that is one inch longer than John's side. How long is the side they are missing? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 198130: If 3 times a number is subtracted from 7 times the same number, the result is 12. What is the number? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 198150: Hi! A function f is given, and the indicated transformations are applied to its graph (in the given order). Write the equation for the final transformed graph. f(x) = x^2; stretch vertically by a factor of 2, shift downward 7 units, and shift 8 units to the right thanks for help! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57962)

 Question 198161: My problem says to: Solve 8^(x+8) = 32^x I would appreciate your help! Thank you very much :) Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 198163: Hi. I'm having some difficulty with this problem, Can you help? A function is given below. Determine the average rate of change of the function between x = 0 and x = 0 + h. f(t) = √-3t thanks! Click here to see answer by stanbon(57962)

 Question 198214: If 3 times a number is subtracted from 7 times the same number, the result is 12. What is the number? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 198245: factor 24-4a+6b-ab completely. if the polynomial is not factorable, choose prime. thank you. Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 198246: which of the following values of b, will cause y=8(b)* to represent exponential decay ? a.3 b. 1/3 c. -3 or d. -1/3 thank you. Click here to see answer by RAY100(1637)

 Question 198295: Hi! Find f compose g compose h. f(x) = 1/(-6 x), g(x) = - x^3, h(x) = x^2 - 8 thanks for your help! Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28708)

 Question 198355: I seemed to have made an error in getting the right answer for this problem. Can you help with the right answer? thanks! Find the inverse function of f. f(x)=1/(-8 x^2 - 8),x>=0 Click here to see answer by arallie(162)

 Question 197818: Find a function whose graph is the line segment joining the points (-7, -4) and (14, 7) f(x) = ? Thanks! Appreciate the help! Click here to see answer by arallie(162)

 Question 197817: Find a function whose graph is the line segment joining the points (-2, 7) and (1, -2) f(x) = ? Thanks! Appreciate the help! Click here to see answer by arallie(162)

 Question 198493: how do you solve this system of equation x+y=8 51x+8y=193 Click here to see answer by nerdybill(7003)