Chapter 8 and Chapter 9 Question 27
Using the Radiometric Dating Formula.
Problem: The drug Valium is eliminated from the bloodstream exponentially with a half-life of
36 hours. Suppose that a patient receives an initial dose of 90 milligrams at midnight.

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Module 3 Assignment 2
Tarazina Callahan
Quantitative Literacy
Argosy University
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M3_A2
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One of the fundamental things that educators anxiety is the significance of mulling over for tests
to perform well on tests. Whether

The Pythagorean Theorem
The Pythagoras's theorem is a right triangle consisting of two sides called the legs, and the other
longer side of the legs are called the hypotenuse. The Pythagoras's theorem formula goes like
this: a^2 + b^2= c^2. The legs are a

The Pythagorean Theorem
The Pythagorean Theorem has been a great tool to solving everyday problems that could
otherwise be a hassle. Here is example of how it can help solve problems in the modern society.
George's mother is coming over his house for a fa

1. Report the sample you selected and the question that was explored in the
study.
Hours of Study versus Exam score. Does the measure of time spent studying on impact exam
scores? Yes it does to a specific degree. As appeared in the diagram individuals wh

Running Head: VOTING IN THE UNITED STATES
Voting in the United States
Name:
University:
Course title:
Professor:
Date of submission:
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VOTING IN THE UNITED STATES
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The right to vote is considered a fundamental freedom of expression which is clearly
enshr

USING & UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS, 4th Ed. Bennett & Briggs
GLOSSARY
QUANTITATIVE LITERACY: MAT106
Logic the study of the methods and principles of reasoning
Argument reasoned or thoughtful process, using a set of facts or assumptions, called premises,
to

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CHAPTER 13
MTH103 Quantitative Literacy
13A: Network Analysis
Network a collection of points or objects that are interconnected in some way.
Vertex an object, such as a computer, phone, city, isl

USING & UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS, 4th Ed. Bennett & Briggs
CHAPTER 11 Mathematics and the Arts
MAT106
Quantitative Literacy
11A: Mathematics and Music
Sound and Music
Wave is produced from vibrations, and any vibration produces sound, as perceived by the

USING & UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS, 4th Ed. Bennett & Briggs
Interior Design
Areas
Comparing Volumes
Scaling Laws
Lengths always scale with the scale factor
Areas always scale with the square of the scale factor
Volumes always scale with the cube of the

Should You Believe a Statistical Study?
Identify the goal, population, and type of study.
The goal of the study is to show the mortality rate of widowers. 4,486 widowers of 55 years of
age and older were included in this study. (Parkes, Benjamin, Fitzgera

More guns
The Relationship Between Gun Ownership and Firearm Homicide Rates in the United States,
19812010
I choose fire arms and the high rate of suicides in the country from people that were
gun owners that study was conducted a negative binomial regres

Statistical Study?
Professor and Class,
This assignment I chose to look at is the statistical study on Rape and Sexual Assault
Victimization among College-Age Females, 1995-2013 This study is to see what the crime rate for
sexual assault is among college

Assignment 1: LASA 2: Exponential Growth
In Module 4, you were introduced to the concept of exponential functions that can be used to
model growth and decay. Recall what you learned in The Number e lecture. In this exercise, you
will use a Microsoft Excel

Gregory Florey
Quantitative Literacy
This spreadsheet illustrates the data from a study. The study attempted to see if there was a
correlation between the hours that students studied and the grade that they received on a
test[Ass16]. Y=1.5608x+ 55.767, r2

This good but you have to show your work.Use and Misuse of Percentages
In a minimum of 200 words, post to the Discussion Area your response to the following:
Find an example of two of the following types of usage of percentages.
Use of percentages as a fr

Use of percentages to describe change.
Lets say that a small auto dealership sells on average 2 cars per day. One day the dealerships
sells 6 cars. This is an increase of 4 cars, or 200%. The larger dealership across the street sells on
average 10 cars pe

Running Head: VOTING IN THE UNITED STATES
Voting in the United States
Name:
University:
Course title:
Professor:
Date of submission:
1
VOTING IN THE UNITED STATES
2
The right to vote is considered a fundamental freedom of expression in the United States.

Dear Professor and classmates:
For this assignment, we must remember that the formula for the Pythagorean Theorem is
a2+b2=c2. C is the longest side of a right triangle.
One real life application of the Pythagorean Theorem is by finding or approximating t

Three examples of the implementation of geometry that would employ the use of the
Pythagorean Theorem. One example is shopping for a new phone. The shopper wants to make
sure that the phone will fit comfortably in most of his or her pants pockets. If the

USING & UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATICS, 4th Ed. Bennett & Briggs
CHAPTER NINE: MODELING OUR WORLD MAT106
Unit 9A Functions: The Building Blocks of Mathematical Models
There are three basic ways to represent a function:
1. Data table
2. Graph (or picture)
3. Eq

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CHAPTER EIGHT: EXPONENTIAL ASTONISHMENT
MAT106
Unit 8A Growth: Linear versus Exponential
Basic Growth Patterns
Linear growth (or decay) occurs when a quantity grows (or decreases) by the same ab

From the Study Plan: Truth Table using OR
Problem:
Solution: This statement involves both a negation and the use of a disjunction, or logical OR
statement. So lets construct the table step-by step to see how it should come out.
First, we know that r can b

Chapter 12 Notes
MAT106
Quantitative Literacy
12A Voting: Does the Majority Always Rule?
Majority Rule states that the choice receiving more than 50% of the vote is the winner.
Super Majority required by a candidate or issue when more than 50% is the vote

The gerrymander problem:
One of the cornerstones of fair government is that representation should indeed be representative of the
population. But what happens if one particular group has undue influence on how electoral districts are
assigned? Then we hav

Chapter 12 Homework-Help
1. Musical Notes and Frequency
2. Half-Steps Notes and Frequency
3. Shareholders Votes and Corporate Merger
4. Preference Schedule for Votes
5. Ranking Brands of Soda
6. Preference Schedule and the Borda Counting System
7. Pairwis

Problem: Chapter 11 and Chapter 12, Question 6
Borda Rules Voting Method
Objective: Decide an election on the basis of various voting methods.
In a preference schedule with 3 candidates and 29 voters, what is the total number of points awarded to
the cand