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 Question 519839: find all solutions of the equation 2x^2 - 8x + 16 = 0 and express them in the form a + bi Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 519881: Solve the inequality. express the answer using interval notation. 3 * |(1/2)x + 1| + 2 is less then or equal to 47 Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 519894: Use the discriminant to determine the number of real solutions of the equation. do not solve the equation. 9x^2 - 4x + (4/9) = 0 Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 520063: A car leaves a house in Atlanta at 8:00a.m. Traveling at an average speed of 45mph. A van leaves the same house at 10:00a.m. Traveling at an average speed of 60mph. In how many hours will the van catch up with the car? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 520216: x divided by 4 - 3 = x + 8 Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 520599: how would you solve for P ? A=P+Prt Click here to see answer by tinbar(128)
 Question 520599: how would you solve for P ? A=P+Prt Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 520602: 63 divided by r = 9 please show the work. then there 17 = 153 divided by q I am stomped. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)
 Question 520602: 63 divided by r = 9 please show the work. then there 17 = 153 divided by q I am stomped. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 520657: Solve the system of equations X-Y=1 -4x+3y=5 By substitution Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 520775: I cannot solve this problem. I know what the answer is because I used a process if elimination but donīt understand how to write the equation. The sum of a number is 18. Three times the greater number exceeds four times the smaller number by 5. Find the numbers. The answers are 7 and 11. Is there Is there anyway to solve this problem without 2 variables as we havenīt been using two variables, only one. Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 520804: I am a little bit lost with this Algebra Equations, so here it is: -7-2(x+4)=6x-(x-9)Please show me step by step. Thanks in Advance Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 520857: Peter is reading a 193-page book. He has read three pages more than one fourth of the number of pages he hasn't yet read. a. How many pages has he not yet read? b. Estimate how many days it will take Peter to finish the book if he reads about 8 pages per day. Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 520858: Half the number y is equal to y minus ten. Click here to see answer by Maths68(1474)

 Question 521039: how do i make pre algebra and all of the algebra problems easy for me to solve i just want to do better in school Click here to see answer by geometryworm7271(30)
 Question 521039: how do i make pre algebra and all of the algebra problems easy for me to solve i just want to do better in school Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)
 Question 521039: how do i make pre algebra and all of the algebra problems easy for me to solve i just want to do better in school Click here to see answer by josmiceli(9817)

 Question 520989: in this problem 15x-8-3x=16 how do you figure out what x reprsents Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 521169: is the ordered pair (7,8) a solution to the equation x-y=5? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 521277: F=9/5C + 32 Solve for C (5)F=(5)9/5C + 32(5)= 5F=9C + 160 Stuck here...:( Click here to see answer by oberobic(2304)

 Question 521292: Please help me solve this equation: 2/ (x+5) + 1/ (x-5) = 16/ (x^2 -25) I know the answer equals 7, but I am unable to retrieve that answer. Here is my work: LCD= (x+5)(x-5) I multiplied the LCD with the equation and cancelled out the bottom fractions. 2x - 10 + x +5 = 0 3x - 5 = 0 3x = 5 x = 5/3 Thanks for your help! Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 521397: How wide a border of uniform width should be added to a rectangle that is 8 inches by 12 inches in order to double the area? Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 521563: 5x-1/2=1/8 I have the answer, but I do not know the steps to get the answer. Can you help me? Thank you Click here to see answer by umnikmo(75)

 Question 521778: factor trinomial using trial and error 6x^2+39x+60 or is it not factorable? Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 521796: what is the ansewr step by step for 3-f=6f+8 Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 521879: Loretta's age in 17 years will be three times what is was 13 years ago. How old is Loretta? Click here to see answer by umnikmo(75)