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MAT126 Assignment 1, Week 3
MAT126 Assignment 1, Week 3
Rick Warner
MAT 126
Gary West
20 January 2014
MAT126 Assignment 1, Week 3
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MAT126 Assignment 1, Week 3
An interesting method for solving quadratic equations came from India. The steps are as
follo
Shantae Lovett
MAT 126
Instructor: Farshad Foroozan
August 27, 2012
Gather three of your favorite packaged foods; perhaps one from each: breakfast, lunch
and dinner. Use the model explained in the Are You Sure Its Fat Free? to analyze,
through the mathema
1.) Choose a room in your house. Measure the length, the width, and the height. Make
sure you use feet and inches. Most rooms are not a whole number, such as 10 feet;
they are 10 feet and 3 inches, or 9 feet 6 inches, etc.
I choose the bedroom L (145) W (
1. Two main differences between Classical and Empirical probabilities.
First difference
Classical probability is a theoretical computation.
Empirical probability is computed based on experiment or observation.
Second difference
Empirical probability makes
Last week's discussion I used three people, one older and one younger as follows:
Me 42
Father-in-law 63
Daughter 12
b. The older person (father-in-law) was 21 years old when I was born.
63-42=21
c. X= My age, X+21=Father-in-law's age, X-30 = Daughters ag
People and Ages
Kaylen (daughter) =4
Brelyn (sister) =12
Jessica (self) =23
In week one I did not select a person who was older than me but I will add one for this problem.
My dad Jay who is 51years old now was 28 years old when I was born.
If I am trying
Geometric or Arithmetic Sequences
Naomi L Johnson
MAT 126
Geometric or Arithmetic Sequences
Tim Carter
February 14 2011
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Geometric or Arithmetic Sequences
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Geometric or Arithmetic Sequences
I will be doing two math problems and describing why I believe
A tree which is 93 feet tall casts a shadow of 26 feet. Find the angle of
elevation of the sun.
Student Answer:
72
77
74
Instructor
Explanation:
Points Received:
79
See section 10.6 of the textbook.
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Comments:
Question 2 Question :
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Student Answer:
1. Find the additive inverse of 5 on the 12-hour clock. (Points : 1)
Let the additive inverse is x
5+x=0
In 12 hour clock format
12=0
5+x=12
X=7
Hence addtive inverse is x=7
2. Simplify: 5(-3x + 3) (Points : 1)
0
-15x + 15
15x + 15
-15x + 3
-15x+15
3. Wri
Week 5 Quiz 5
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Question :
The area under a normal distribution curve that lies within one standard
deviation of the mean is approximately _.
Student Answer:
95%
99.7%
68%
65%
Instructor Explanation:
Points Received:
See section 12.6 of the textbook.
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Week Five Written Assignment
Following completion of your readings, answer the following two questions from Chapter 12
Supplement of Mathematics in Our World.
1. Select one even problem from exercises 1 through 10 on page 686.
2. Select one even problem f
D iscussion1week2
1. Saveacashregisterreceiptfro m ashoppingtriptothefoodmarket,orborrowonefro m afamily
m e m b erorfriend.Thec ostoffourprepackagedfoodite msthataresoldbyweightandthec ostofat
leastthreefreshfruits,orve getablesneedtoappearonthereceipt.I
Running head: REAL WORLD APPLICATIONS OF SEQUENCES
Real World Applications of Sequences
Edward Thompson Jr.
MAT 126: Survey of Mathematical Methods
Professor Yelena Vaynberg
May 23, 2014
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REAL WORLD APPLICATIONS OF SEQUENCES
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Real World Applications of
DQ by dec 29th and assignment by jan 2nd please.
WeekFiveDiscussion
This Discussion will give you the opportunity to calculate or identify the three measures of
central tendency. You will be asked to select an appropriate real life situation in which one
Project 1
Shantae Lovett
MAT 126
Instructor: Farshad Foroozan
September 4, 2012
For this project I will try my best to solve these equations. With solving these
equations I will be using a method that came from India called quadratic equations.
(a) Move t
Investments
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Different Types of Investment Choices Ashley Dyal Ms. Lorton MAT 126 November 11, 2010
Investments
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Different Types of Investment Choices According to the problem found in our textbook (Bluman,2005) I have a $1000 to invest with several dif
need dq's by december 15th and writing assignment and quiz by dec 18th
This Discussion will concentrate on functions and graphs. Understanding the definitions of
words is the essence of mathematics. When we understand the meaning of words, finding a
solut
Beginning with an "is" and deducing an "ought" is known as which of the
following?
A) A false dilemma
B) The genetic fallacy.
C) The naturalistic fallacy.
D) The subjectivist fallacy.
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Which of the following is most accurate?
A) Relativism is a moral the
Running Head: Real World
Real World Applications
Jessica Valentine
Mat126 Survey of Mathematical Methods
Professor David Gualco
November 13, 2011
Have you ever thought about how much math affects our daily lives, other than the
adding and subtracting we d
Running Head: Pythagorean
Pythagorean Triples
Jessica Valentine
Mat126 Survey of Mathematical Methods
Professor David Gualco
December 4, 2011
Pythagorean Triples
Have you ever wondered where the Pythagorean Theorem came from? According to
Rutgers Universi
This Discussion should be an eye opener for most students. We will look at our food
shopping trends and how we spend our money. The outcomes should reveal some
interesting facts.
1. Save a cash register receipt from a shopping trip to the food market, or
Running head: WEEK FIVE ASSIGNMENT
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Week Five Assignment
Stephani Marlow
MAT 126
Instructor Tate
May 22 2013
Running head: WEEK FIVE ASSIGNMENT
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Statistics are used in many different ways and can be seen almost everywhere we look. There
are many differe
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Ok so the death penalty is definitely one of the most controversial topics out there. I
understand where both sides come from. The side that is against it tends to feel that the
risk of accidently executing someone who is innocent isnt worth it. Others
Part 1
Function: Is a relation that assigns exactly one ouput value for each input value. These
values can be numbers or letters. A relation is a function that on a graph no vertical line
can intersect.
Example of a function
(3, 1 ) ( 5, -1 ) ( 7, -3 ) (9
Running head: PYTHAGOREAN TRIPLES
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Pythagorean Triples
Stephani Marlow
MAT 126
Instructor Tate
May 16th 2013
Running head: PYTHAGOREAN TRIPLES
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The Pythagorean theorem has a very interesting history and as someone that has studied Greek
and Roman mythol
Mathematics in Our World
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Mathematics in Our World
MAT 126
Charmaine Green
Instructor: Shywanda Moore
Mathematics in Our World
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Mathematics in our World
The Greek Mathematician Pythagoras developed some numbers in which square of one number
equals the s
Chapter 12 Supplement
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Chapter 12 Supplement
Charmaine Green
MAT 126
Instructor: Shywanda Moore
March 14, 2013
Chapter 12 Supplement
Week 5 Written Assignment
After completing the reading of Chapter 12 Supplement of Mathematics in Our
World. I have chose
Running Head: Are you sure
Are You Sure its Fat Free?
Jessica Valentine
Mat126 Survey of Mathematical Methods
Professor David Gualco
November 20, 2011
Are You Sure its Fat Free?
When it comes to eating healthy while trying to reduce or increase you calori
QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
Quadratic Equations
Charmaine Green
MAT 126
Instructor: Shywanda Moore
March 1, 2013
QUADRATIC EQUATIONS
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Quadratic Equations
Quadratic equations can be solved in four ways such as by factorization, direct formula, graphing
and by com