917 Answered Questions for the topic Pre-Calculus


Need help with graphing...

I have to make a sin equation for the length of day for a city on Jun 21 the longest day of the year day is 15.36 hours long and on Dec. 21 the shortest day of the year the day light is 9 hours.... more
Pre Calculus


x3 - 4x2 - 11x - 6 = 0

Find all solutions to the equation..
Pre Calculus


area of rectangle in a circle

Find the area of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in a circle of radius 4
Pre Calculus


Circumcircle of a triangle

The circumcircle of a triangle passes through all three vertices of the triangle. It's center is located at the point of intersection of the perpendicular bisectors of the sides of the triangle.... more
Pre Calculus


i need help solving this problem, also i need to see how the work is shown.

A box with a square base and no top is to be made from a square piece of carboard by cutting 6 in. squares from each corner and folding up the sides. The box is to hold 1944 in3. How big a piece of... more
Pre Calculus


If f(x)=2(x)^2+5v(x+2) , complete the following statement. Round your answer to the nearest hundredths place.

If f(x)=2(x)^2+5√(x+2) , complete the following statement. Round your answer to the nearest hundredths place. f(0)= ________
Pre Calculus


Determine the equation of g(x) that results from translating the function f(x) = x^2 +7 upwards 10 units.

Maybe I am not looking at this problem right but I cannot solve it. 
Pre Calculus


f(x)= x-1, g(x)= x-3 find (f+g)(-1)

f(x) = x-1, g(x) = x-3 find (f+g)(-1)  
Pre Calculus Functions And Change


a. Find a formula for the function; b. From the table, is the function linear, exponential, or neither? c. Is the function concave up, concave down, or neither?

Function Table: x      | 3   | 4   | 6   | 8 | F(x)  | 20 | 17 |  11 | 5 |
Pre Calculus


Im trying to find the fall of an angle of elevation chane

Im trying to find the fall of an angle of elevation change from 70 degrees to 30 degrees. Trying to find the opposite side of the triangle. The adjacent side is 100 feet. 
Pre Calculus


vector with a diagram

A lighthouse is at the position of 7i - 3j , relative to the wharf. A boat is travelling in the direction parallel to 3i - j from the wharf. IF all measurements are in km, find to the nearest... more
Pre Calculus Algebra2


Solve the equation. Remember to check for extraneous solutions.

I don't understand how to solve this problem.     5. (4/3)=(x+2)/(3x)+(1)/(3x^2)
Pre Calculus Math Functions Helpful


How to Solve Compositional functions (HELLPP)

For the Given Functions:   f(x)=x^4 + 5x g(t)= 7t^3   Find the composite functions:   f x g(t)= g x f(x)=  
Pre Calculus


write the standard form equation of the conic section: eccenricity = 3/5; Foci: (6,1), (6,-11)

I have the answer, but I don't understand how to get it.  Could you please help?   Could you please explain how you got"so c=1+5=6.  I don't understand how you came up with this.  thanks
Pre Calculus


How many adult tickets were sold? How many student tickets were sold?

The cost of an adult ticket is $4.00   The cost of a student ticket is $2.50   The total amount received from 600 tickets was $1830
Pre Calculus


for which real numbers x will the cube of x be less than the square of x?

for which real numbers x will the cube of x be less than the square of x?
Pre Calculus


Given the infinte series

.13+.0013+.000013+.....   A. find R B> Express the sum as a fraction
Pre Calculus


Find q in and minutes: s =7.3r=5.8 (s =are length, r = radius)

Find q in and minutes: s =7.3r=5.8 (s =are length, r = radius)
Pre Calculus Calculus Integration


A curve is such that dy/dx= 6/x^2 and (2,9) is a point on the curve. Find the equation of the curve.

The slope of the curve has to be found by the dy/dx= 6/x^2. It will most likely end up as a y-y1=m(x-x1) formula at the end. 


China's population in 1980 was 983 million; in 1990, it was 1,154 million.

Develop the mathematical model that represents China's population. (Write your model in terms of t, where t is the number of years after 1980. Let p represent China's population in millions. Round... more
Pre Calculus


Polynomial and Rational Functions

1) Is (6s^-2)(es^-3) a power function ? 2) Find     a) lim x^-4 x->infinity    b) lim 2x^-1 x-> -infinity 3) Find    a) lim (t^-3 +2) t->infinity    b) lim (5-7y^-2) t->... more
Pre Calculus


Sums and Arithmetic Series Quick Questions

Jenny decides to raise money for her local charity by encouraging people to lay quarters on the floor of a classroom in the shape of an equilateral triangle. She puts one quarter in the first row,... more
Pre Calculus


Pre-Calc Questions

Give a practical interpretation in words of the function1) k(g(t)), where L=k(H) is the length of a steel bar at temperature H and H=g(t) is temperature at time t2) t(f(H)), where t(v) is the time... more
Pre Calculus


Help ? Logs

What is the inverse of y=(1/2)^x --------------------------------------- find the given logarithm w/out using log function on calculator 1)... more

Still looking for help? Get the right answer, fast.

Ask a question for free

Get a free answer to a quick problem.
Most questions answered within 4 hours.


Find an Online Tutor Now

Choose an expert and meet online. No packages or subscriptions, pay only for the time you need.