920 Answered Questions for the topic Pre-Calculus

Pre Calculus

04/14/14

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

04/01/14

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

03/23/14

Help ? Logs

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

03/11/14

Help ? Porfavor ? Gracias :)

Re write the exponentian equatiin in equivalent logarithmic form 1) e2 =7.389 -------------------------------------- if possible write the expressions using sums and/or difference of logarithmic... more
Pre Calculus

03/06/14

I neednhelp with this...

Find the half-lives of the substances 1) einsteinium-253, which decays at a rate of 3.406% per day ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2) You place $800... more
Pre Calculus

03/06/14

Logs and natural logs question ...please ? thanks

Let u=log 2 and v=log3. evaluate the following expressions in terms of u and/or v. 1) log... more
Pre Calculus

03/05/14

Could someone help me with these please ? I'm a little confused

Express the following in terms of x without logs. 1)ln e^2x 2)e^ln(3x+2) 3)ln(1/e^5x) 4)ln sqrt(e^x)
Pre Calculus

03/03/14

Evaluate without using a calculator

1) e^ln2 =x 2) ln(1/sqrt(e))=x 3)(1.45)^x=25 4)10=22(0.87)^q
Pre Calculus

03/02/14

sqrt e^9t =e^t

could some one help me with this pre-calc question please ? Logarithms and their properties
Pre Calculus

03/02/14

e^3x=1/e^5

Could someone please help me with this pre-calc question ? thanks ? :)
Pre Calculus Logarithms Expand

02/03/14

How do you expand ln(4x)(y^1/5)

I am wondering how to expand this log function. This description needs to be 20 words long but you don't need that many to describe this problem. Ya feel?
Pre Calculus

01/22/14

cos^2x(sinx) simplify the expression

I have no idea what to doafter this.  I got to    cos^2x/sin^2x (sinx)  
Pre Calculus

12/08/13

how to factor f(x)=6xcubed-7xsquared-89x+140 completely

This is a pre-calculus question. Its chapter 4 in the Holt pre-calculus textbooks.
Pre Calculus Quadratic Equations

11/05/13

How do I write this is standard form: y= 2(t-1)^2+12

How do I write this equation in standard form? ax^2+bx+C
Pre Calculus Trigonometry Functions

10/14/13

p(x)+p(5), if p(r)=4r^2+5

p(x)+p(5), if p(r)=4r^2+5 I do not understand how to do this question I have read over the chapter and I still don't understand how to do this function.
Pre Calculus

08/30/13

In the equation 3x+2y=9, if x increases by 2 then y does what?

Increases by 2 Decreases by 6 Increases by 3 Increases by 6 Decreases by 3  

04/22/13

-sin^2=2cosx-2

solve the following equation...I am confused... what i have so far: 2cosx-2+sin^2=0 ....  
Pre Calculus

04/05/13

3^(2x)+28=11(3^x)

I can't figure out how to start solving it. Haven't used this site before, please help? I have to find the exact solution in simplified form.
Pre Calculus

02/04/13

The focus of a parabola has coordinates (0,-3/10) and the vertex at the origin. Find the equations of the directrix, the axis of symmetry, and the parabola.

This has to do with the focus and directrix of a parabola.
Pre Calculus

10/29/12

y=(x^2-x-2)/(x^2-16)

I am trying to find the y-intercepts without using a graphing calculator. How do I go about with that equation?

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.

OR

Find an Online Tutor Now

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