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Hussain,   The body compensates for the lower ph caused by increased arterial pCO2 by hyperventilating.  The increase in ventilation causes a drop in arterial pCO2 consequently inhibiting the ventilatory response reestablishing blood ph homeostasis.  This compensation process...

2x-(4-x)=5 (answer)

Hi Kim   First of all the order of operations requires we solve what's inside the parenthesis first.  So we distribute the ngeative sign across what's in the parenthesis and we get:   2x-4+x (because of the negative sign iin front of the numbers inside the parenthesis...

Yobani,  You can set up the problem like this:   the variable can be anything you want the unknown number to be; in this case we'll call it "x".   6 times "x" increased by (plus) 17 is (equals) 19   so:   6x +...

Perhaps the best way to interpret saying like this is to define the terms we may not know and them fir them back in to discern a word pattern.   "A golden mind" would be one that is highly valued, rare, and gifted.  Dross refers to something that is of low value or held...

Daniel, This problem can be solved using a technique known as FOIL.  This technique is based on the distributive property of multiplication where every term in the second expression is multiplied by every term in the first expression.  This is how it will work.   First-multiply...

Daniel, This binomial expression can be solved bya process know as FOIL.   First- multiply the first terms of each expression togther; you get 3x(3x) = 9x2   Outside-multiply the outside terms of each expression together 3x(-6) = -18x   Inside-multiply...

Hi Jessie, Accoding to the order of operations we need to do what is inside the parenthesis first, so we need to subtract 3/10 from 3/5. To do this we need an LCD or Least Common Denominator, which in this case is 10.  Now what ever to do to the bottom of the fraction make it ten we...

english question (answer)

Hi Luis,   The definition of decasyllabic is a metrical line of 10 syllables with the prefix deca meaning 10.  So just count the number of syllables in each response and you will find that one of them is exactly 10 syllables long. Hope this helps, BillN  

Hi Paula, First of all, let's look at the info we have. We know that the auditorium is 16 inches from the town hall as seen on the map. We know that the map scale shows that 1/2 inch equals I mile.   So we set up the problem this way:   16 inches x 1 mile per...

This theory states that cosmic dust, all the dust in the cosmos or our solar system less than .1 micrometer in size, collided and stuck together accumulating in sufficient size to form a planet.    The astronomical unit, abbreviated AU, a.u., and ua is...