For people filing a single return, federal income tax is a function of adjusted gross income: for
each value of adjusted gross income, there is a specific tax to be paid. By contrast, the price of a
house is not a function of the lot size on which the hou
Explain how to determine if a system is inconsistent or dependent using the addition or
subtraction method whenever the system of two linear equations in two unknowns is
presented.
Both systems are geared toward attempting to solve for one variable in one
Compare effective rate to stated rate of interest and explain effective rates purpose.
The stated rate of interest is the interest rate that is quoted usually in agreements where
interest is paid. The stated rate of interest does not usually take into acc
Are the properties used to solve equations the same as those used to solve inequalities?
I would have to imagine that they are similar and some may be exactly so. An inequality is
created by taking the equal sign in an equation and putting another mathema
Define sequence.
A sequence is any group of items laid out in succession in a specific arrangement where there is
a rule about what items can be included in that group. It is all about the increments between
the items and that all the items conform to the
Compare the solution set of a linear inequality in two variables, 2x + 3y < 4 to the solution set of
a linear equation in two variables 2x + 3y = 4.
The difference is the sign used in both equations and what it indicates is true about the
equations soluti
Define ordinary annuity and describe the difference between an ordinary annuity and a sinking
fund? Define the future value of an ordinary annuity and describe its calculation.
Annuities are just payments made on a schedule after a certain equal amount of
Define the fundamental principle of counting and use an example.
This is one of the basic ideas in statistics. It just says that if there are A ways to do one thing and
B ways to do another, that if you want to know how many ways you can do the two togeth
3x - 4(x + 6) =
a) x + 6
b) -x - 24
c) 7x + 6
d) -7x 24
Answer .B
5) 3 4/5 expressed as a decimal is
a) 3.40
b) 3.45
c) 3.50
d) 3.80
Answer .D
6) Which of the following is the Highest Common Factor of 18, 24 and 36?
a) 6
b) 18
c) 36
d) 72
Answer .A
7) If
In coordinate geometry, the equation of the x-axis is
a) y = x
b) y = 0
c) x = 0
d) y = 1
Answer .C
4) 3x - 4(x + 6) =
a) x + 6
b) -x - 24
c) 7x + 6
d) -7x 24
Answer .B
5) 3 4/5 expressed as a decimal is
a) 3.40
b) 3.45
c) 3.50
d) 3.80
Answer .D
6) Which
It is easier to roll a stone up a sloping road than to lift it vertical upwards because
A.
work done in rolling is more than in lifting
B.
work done in lifting the stone is equal to rolling it
C.
work done in both is same but the rate of doing work is les
3 4/5 expressed as a decimal is
a) 3.40
b) 3.45
c) 3.50
d) 3.80
Answer .D
6) Which of the following is the Highest Common Factor of 18, 24 and 36?
a) 6
b) 18
c) 36
d) 72
Answer .A
7) If -2< 4 , then
a) 4 > x < -8
b) 4 < x > -8
c) 4 < x < -8
d) 4 > x > -8
The value of 5 in the number 357.21 is
a) 5 tenths
b) 5 ones
c) 5 tens
d) 5 hundreds
Answer .C
3) In coordinate geometry, the equation of the x-axis is
a) y = x
b) y = 0
c) x = 0
d) y = 1
Answer .C
4) 3x - 4(x + 6) =
a) x + 6
b) -x - 24
c) 7x + 6
d) -7x 2
Which of the following is a subset of cfw_b, c, d?
a) cfw_
b) cfw_a
c) cfw_1 , 2 , 3
d) cfw_a, b, c
Answer . .A
2) The value of 5 in the number 357.21 is
a) 5 tenths
b) 5 ones
c) 5 tens
d) 5 hundreds
Answer .C
3) In coordinate geometry, the equation of t
Difference between expression and equation.
If I remember, an expression is a group of mathematical items that make sense together, such as
numbers, variables, and operation signs. You cannot simply throw a bunch of these together
and have it be an expres
Compare the maturity value of simple interest A = P(1 + rt) to the maturity
(future) value of compound interest. Maturity value of compound interest
formula is A = P(1 + i)n where i = m/n and n = m*t.
With simple interest, interest is paid only on the pri
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Simplex method for the Paint Company
Jeffrey Sills
MAT/205 Finite Mathematics
December, 20, 2012
Shirley Sinacore, Ed.D.
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The world of economics for a business can be a challenging area for the owners and
operators to keep control of. The process of ba
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Chapter 1
Linear Equations and
Graphs
Section 1
Linear Equations and
Inequalities
Learning Objectives for Section 1.1 Linear
Equations and Inequalities
The student will be able to solve linear equations.
The student will be able to solve linear inequali
Chapter 1
Linear Equations and
Graphs
Section 2
Graphs and Lines
Learning Objectives for Section 1.2
Graphs and Lines
The student will be able to identify and work with the
Cartesian coordinate system.
The student will be able to draw graphs for equatio
Chapter 1
Linear Equations and
Graphs
Section 3
Linear Regression
Learning Objectives for Section 1.3
Linear Regression
The student will be able to calculate slope as a rate of
change.
The student will be able to calculate linear regression
using a calc
Chapter 2
Functions and
Graphs
Section 5
Exponential Functions
Objectives for Section 2.5
Exponential Functions
The student will be able to graph and identify the
properties of exponential functions.
The student will be able to graph and identify the
pr
Chapter 2
Functions and
Graphs
Section 6
Logarithmic Functions
Learning Objectives for Section 2.6
Logarithmic Functions
The student will be able to use and apply inverse
functions.
The student will be able to use and apply logarithmic
functions and pro
Week One Lecture
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algebra and geometry and find equation that model real
Solving Investment Problems with Linear Equations
Jeffrey Sills
MAT/205 Finite Mathematics
November, 8, 2012
Shirley Sinacore, Ed.D.
The economy of any country is a constantly evolving and changing system. An
investor is always seeking to maximize the pro