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# How much metal is required to make the water trough with a diameter of 2 and a height with 6. (answer)

The most challenging part of this question was knowing what a trough was but since you mentioned half a cylinder, lets stick with that.  This question is basically asking for the surface area of the cylinder with one open end.  The standard area of a cylinder A = the area of top circle + the...

# Simplify the given expression (answer)

Remember your order of operations by becoming familiar with the term PEMDAS.  This term will help you remember which math operation you need to do first, starting from left to right.  Here's a breakdown of the meanings.  P - Parentheses E - Exponents M - Multiply D - Divide A...

# Solve the equation and check the solution. (answer)

Step 1. get rid of the parentheses.  We'll do one at a time to avoid confusion.  First factor in the -5 into the (t-6) by multiplying like this: (-5)(t) - (-5)(6) -5t - (-30)                  -5t + 30 So -5(t-6) - (t+8) = 2 changes to -5t+30 - (t+8) = 2...

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# Passing Score on the Assessment of Teaching Skills - Written Exam

I recently received the results of my Assessment of Teaching Skills - Written (ATS-W) Exam and am happy to report that I passed. I felt that it was necessary to share this information with readers because there's often a negative perception when it comes to tutors that are either not full time teachers or don't hold some type of teaching degree or certification. It is this perception that drives... read more

# Basic Marketing Strategies of a Product Life Cycle

Several weeks ago, I caught an afternoon interview on CNBC with Carly Fiorino, the former CEO of Hewlett Packard, on her thoughts on her former company’s ousting from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (the Dow).  For those of you that don’t know what the Dow is it’s the average cost of thirty industrial stocks used to give an indication of the stock market over time.  New stocks are often... read more

# "How Much Time Should I Spend Studying on My Own"

I'm asked this question every so often.  When I was a student, I followed a general rule when it came to studying for a class.  For every hour I spent in class, I spent two hours studying or doing homework on my own.  I probably ended up spending more time than that for some classes but 2 hours to every 1 hour of class was my minimum.   Does every student follow this general rule?... read more

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