2.3 Applications of Equations

2.3 Applications of Equations - Applications of Equations...

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Unformatted text preview: Applications of Equations Applications of Equations Section 2.3 Applied Problems Guideline Applied Problems Guideline 1. Read the problem carefully and determine 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. what is asked for. Label unknown quantities with variables. Translate verbal statements into equation. Consolidate to one variable. Solve for one of the unknown quantities. Find all remaining quantities. Check and interpret all quantities. Interest Applications Interest Applications I = Prt Where I = interest, P = principal, r = annual interest rate, and t = time in years Distance Applications Distance Applications d = rt where d = distance traveled, r = rate, and t = time Joke Time Joke Time What flower grows between your nose and your chin? Tulips Why were Goldilocks and the Big Bad Wolf in the same house? It was two­story ...
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This note was uploaded on 12/01/2011 for the course MATH 111 taught by Professor Stuff during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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