Using the Tuskegee Syphilis Research Study on page 268 of chapter 11, answer the following questions:
Could this type of research be conducted today? Why or why not?
What could the public have done, s
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8.4 COMPOUND INTEREST
Compound interest is interest computed on the original principal as well as on any
accumulated interest.
If you deposit P dollars at rate r, in decimal form, subject to compound
9.1 MEASURING LENGTH; THE METRIC SYSTEM
Linear Units of Measure: The English System
12 inches = 1 foot
3 feet = 1 yard
36 inches = 1 yard
5380 ft = 1 mile
Example: Convert using dimensional analysis
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1.3 PROBLEM SOLVING
Polyas four steps in Problem solving:
1) Understand the Problem
2) Devise a plan
Look for a pattern
make a systematic list or table
solve a simpler problem
use trial and error
make
8.3 SIMPLE INTEREST
Interest is the amount of money that we get paid for lending or investing money, or
that we pay for borrowing money.
The amount of money that we deposit or borrow is called the pri
8.6 CARS
A loan you pay off with regular payments weekly, monthly, etc. is called an
installment loan.
With fixed installment loans the required payment is the same for each payment.
Loan Payment Form
8.7 THE COST OF HOME OWNERSHIP
A Mortgage is a long-term installment loan for the purpose of buying a home (and
for which the property is pledged as payment).
The down payment is the portion of the sa
5.7 ARITHMETIC AND GEOMETRIC SEQUENCES
The Fibonacci sequence:
1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, . . .
A number sequence is a list of numbers that are related to each other by a rule.
The numbers in a sequence ar
8.1 PERCENT, SALES TAX, AND DISCOUNTS
Expressing a Fraction as a Percent:
1)Divide numerator by denominator
2)Multiplying by 100 (move decimal point to the right)
3) Add percent sign
Example: Express
1.2 ESTIMATION, GRAPHS & MATHEMATICAL MODELS
Definition: Estimation is the process of arriving at an approximate answer to a
question.
The means approximately equal to
Examples: Rounding 7,482,095,082
1.1 INDUCTIVE & DEDUCTIVE REASONING
Inductive reasoning is the process of arriving at a general conclusion based on
observations of specific examples.
We cant be absolutely certain these conclusions a