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 Question 160236: How do I complete the square for m(x)=-x^2+6x-4? I tried dividing 6x by 2 and factored out -1 from x^2+6x. But how do you get the other number? Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 160331: Hi, Can you please help with applications of quadratic equations . (1) . Does parabula open up/down? . Find vertex . Find axis of symmetry . (2) . Does parabula open up/down? . Find vertex . Find axis of symmetry . Thanks ahead of time, Levi Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 160400: Could someone please show me how to get the line of symentry, vertex and the min/max of the line. Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)
 Question 160400: Could someone please show me how to get the line of symentry, vertex and the min/max of the line. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 160427: How to show that the equation x^2 + px -q^2 = 0 are real for any real numbers p & q? Thanks Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 160426: How to show that the equation x^2 + px -q^2 = 0 are real for any real numbers p & q? Thanks Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 160425: How to show that the equation x^2 + px -q^2 = 0 are real for any real numbers p & q? Thanks Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28595)

 Question 160309: The speed of an airplane in still air is 243 mph. The plane travels 663 mi against the wind and 1735 mi with the wind in a total time of 10 hr. What is the speed of the wind? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15656)

 Question 160590: Find the trigonometric functions of theta if the terminal side of theta passes through (4,-3). Click here to see answer by Fombitz(13828)

 Question 160814: The speed of an airplane in still air is 168 mph. The plane travels 689 miles against the wind and 950 miles with the wind in a total time of 11 hours. What is the speed of the wind. I have tried everything with this question and I keep getting the wrong answer. I think I am screwing up distributing. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15656)

 Question 160961: The completion of a certain chemical reaction is expressed by the equation y=250-5x-x^2, where y is the number of seconds needed to complete the reaction and x is the temperature in degrees Celsius at which the reaction occurs. If the reaction is complete in 200 seconds, what is the temperature at which the reaction occurs in degrees Celsius? Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6287)

 Question 161020: Extreme hardship. Kim starts to walk 3 mi to school at 7:30 A.M. with a temperature of 0°F. Her brother Bryan starts at 7:45 A.M. on his bicycle, traveling 10 mph faster than Kim. If they get to school at the same time, then how fast is each one traveling? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15656)

 Question 161241: Use the quadratic formula to solve the equation. 3x^2-36x=72 The answer is going to be 18 + or - the square root of something over 3. Click here to see answer by KnightOwlTutor(293)

 Question 161327: I need help please!!! I can't figure this out at all. While finding the amount of seed to plant his three suare wheat fields, Hank observed that the side of one field was 1 kilometer longer than the side of the smallest field and that the side of the largest field was 3 kilometers longer than the side of the smallest field. If the total area of the three fields is 38 square kilometers, then what is the area of each field? Click here to see answer by vleith(2825)
 Question 161327: I need help please!!! I can't figure this out at all. While finding the amount of seed to plant his three suare wheat fields, Hank observed that the side of one field was 1 kilometer longer than the side of the smallest field and that the side of the largest field was 3 kilometers longer than the side of the smallest field. If the total area of the three fields is 38 square kilometers, then what is the area of each field? Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6962)

 Question 161227: Factor a squared minus ab minus 20b squared. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15656)

 Question 161436: Can you please help me with this equation? 3x^2 = 2x+5 So far I got: 3x^2= 2x+5 -3x^2 -3x^2 -3x^2 +2x+5=0 X=-(2) ± (sqr of 2^2 - 4(-3)(5) ) / 2(-3) X= -2 ± (sqr of 4- -60) / -6 X= -2 ± (sqr of 64) / -6 X= -2 ± (sqr of 8 )/ -6 X= -2 ± 2 (sqr of 2) /-6 I am unsure what to do after this, if anything at all. Can u show me step by step what to do and explain where I went wrong? I think I'm on the right track but it got tricky with the -6. Thank you so much for even considering my request. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 161468: 9s-5g=-4u,for s. This is solving equations and formulas. Trying to help son and don't understand. Click here to see answer by nerdybill(6962)

 Question 161461: I don't have any idea how to do these word problems. I've been trying but I just don't get it. Can you please help me? I can never understand word problems. 1) The distance an object falls is directly proportional to the square of the time it has been falling. After 6 seconds it has fallen 1296 feet. How longwill it take to fall 2304 feet? 2) x varies directly as the square of s and inversely as t. How does x change when s is doubled? When both s and t are doubled? If you can help I'd really appreciate it. Thank you so much! I could not do this without you. Click here to see answer by KnightOwlTutor(293)

 Question 161416: The width of a rectangular gate is 2 meters (m) larger than its height. The diagonal brace measures sq root6 m. Find the width and height. Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 161464: A worker throws his wrench downward from a height of 128 feet with an initial velocity of 32 feet per second. The height of the wrench above the ground after t seconds is given by S(t)= -16t^2-32t+128 . a. What is the height of the wrench after one second? b. How long does it take the wrench to reach the ground? Thanks for the help. Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15656)

 Question 161498: Can you help me please, Find all values of u satisfying the equation 7/u-1 =-6 + 2/u+2 . (If there is more than one solution, separate them with commas Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 161519: My worksheet syas: Write a quadratic equation with -3/4 and 4 as its roots. Write the equation in form ax^2+bx+c=0, where a,b and c are integers. I must show my work. Thanks. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 160586: Find theta to four significant digits for 0< or= to 2pi. 54) cos theta=-0.9135 56) sin theta=-0.0436 58) cot theta= 1.860 60) csc theta= 3.940 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 161521: What is a way that we can tell how many solutions we will have by something from the quadratic formula? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(30993)

 Question 161830: Find the length of the rectangle in terms of x. Area = 4x^3-5x^2-10x-3 and width = 4x+3 Area of rectangle is L times W This is the last problem for Algebra 1 course, your website helped me with all the other problems, but I can't solve this one. Thank you so much! Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)

 Question 162005: pls.help me solve the following quadratic equation by factoring: pls. submit your answer as soon as possible i need to pass it tomorrow im begging you pls.. Click here to see answer by KnightOwlTutor(293)
 Question 162005: pls.help me solve the following quadratic equation by factoring: pls. submit your answer as soon as possible i need to pass it tomorrow im begging you pls.. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 162002: pls.help me solve the following quadratic equation by factoring: pls. submit your answer as soon as possible i need to pass it tomorrow im begging you pls.. Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8909)

 Question 162023: pls.help me solve the following equation by factoring Click here to see answer by checkley77(12569)