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Systems of Linear Equations

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By setting first x and then y equal to zero it is possible to find the y intercept on the vertical ... If x = 0, then f(0) = 1 + .5(0) = 1. If y = 0, then f(x) = 0 = 1 + .5x. -.5x = 1. x = -2 .... y = 3. Step 3: Solve for x in either of the original equations. 2x + 3(3) = 5.

Systems of Non-Linear Equations: Intermediate Systems - Purplemath

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As before, I'll set these equations equal, and solve for the values of x: 2x<sup>2</sup> + 3x + ... y = (<sup>1</sup>/2)x – 5 = (<sup>1</sup>/2)(<sup>5</sup>/2) – 5 = <sup>5</sup>/4 – <sup>20</sup>/4 = – <sup>15</sup>/4 = –3.75. When x ... x + y = 2 y = –x + 2. Then: xy = 1 x(–x + 2) = 1 –x<sup>2</sup> + 2x = 1 –x<sup>2</sup> + 2x – 1 = 0 x<sup>2</sup> – 2x + 1 = 0

Given f(x) - Developmental Math Topic Text

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For example, y = 4x +1 is an equation that represents a function. ... changes a number according to a specific rule, such as “multiply by 3 and add 2” or “divide by 5, add 25, and multiply by −1. ... f(x)= 4x + 1 is written in function notation and is read “f of x equals 4x plus 1. .... Given f(x) = 3x<sup>2</sup> + 2x + 1, find f(0), f(2), and f(...

Drawing the graph of a straight line - A complete course in algebra

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... graph of a straight line. The equations of vertical and horizontal lines. ... Calculate the value of x when y = 0, that is, find the x-intercept of y = 2x + 10. Solution.

Solutions to Implicit Differentiation Problems - UC Davis Mathematics

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2x + ( xy' + (1)y ) + 2 y y' = 0 , ... To find y'' , differentiate both sides of this equation, getting .... the first derivative y' does not exist, then the denominator in Equation 1 equals zero (Why?) ... If x=0 in the original equation (x<sup>2</sup>+y<sup>2</sup>)<sup>2</sup> = 2x<sup>2</sup>-2y<sup>2</sup> , then.

Roots or zeros of a polynomial - Topics in precalculus - The Math Page

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1. What is a polynomial equation? It is a polynomial set equal to 0. P(x) = 0. P(x) ... Then a root of that polynomial is 1 because, according to the definition: P(1), = 5· 1<sup>3</sup> − 4· 1<sup>2</sup> + 7· 1 − 8. = 5 − 4 + 7 − 8. = 0. ... The y-intercept is that value of y where the graph crosses the y-axis. ... a) Find the root of the polynomial 2x + 1...

SOLUTION: .. PLEASE HELP ME SOLVE THIS EQUATION. x+y<8 ...

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x>0,y>0 .... x+y<8 -x -x ______. Y<-x+8 2x+y<10 -2x -2x ______ y<-2x+10 ... for both equations to be equal with the same values of x and y in each, x must = 2 and y must = 6. .... then x + y < 8 becomes .5 + 8 which is not < 8 so it fails the test. ... since it passes the test for both equation, that value is goo...

Math Questions With Answers - Solutions and Explanations

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If the graph of f is a parabola with vertex on x axis and opening up, then the ... When a parabola represented by the equation y - 2x <sup>2</sup> = 8 x + 5 is translated 3 ... sin(0) = 0 and cos(0) = 1, and from x = 0 to x = pi/2, sin(x) increases from 0 to 1 .... electronic device produced by a company does not function properly is equal to 0.1...

Math Questions With Answers (2)

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Solution y = Log(x) if and only if x = 10 <sup>y</sup>. Interchange x and y y = 10 <sup>x</sup>. Hence f <sup>-1</sup>( x) = 10 ... equal to 2. Hence their exponents has also to be equal 3x - 1 = 4. Solve for x x = 5/3 ... The roots of the equation x / (x + 2) + 3 / (x - 4) = (4x + 2) / (x <sup>2</sup> - 2x - 8) are .... If x is an angle such that tan(x) = 5/12 and Pi < x < ...

How to find x or y intercept - SAT Math - Varsity Tutors

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(–48,0). Explanation: When the equation crosses the x-axis, y = 0. Plug 0 into the equation for y, and solve for x. 4(0) – x ... Or Y Intercept. Where does the graph of 2x + 3y = 15 cross the x-axis? Possible Answers: (0,-5) ... Y Intercept. The slope of a line is equal to -3/4. ... When the line crosses the y-axis, then x = 0 and y = 4...

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Linear Systems

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Specifically, we graphed the two equations y = 2x + 5 and y = (-3/2)x + 2, and noted ... So, if y = -3x + 7 and y = 2x - 8, setting the y-values equal to each other ( the right ... 3 = x. So, we found that x = 3. What does that mean? Well, since we are .... x = 5y in the second equation, then x must also equal 5y in the first equation.

Section 4-5: Inverse Functions

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The notation used to indicate an inverse function is: f <sup>-1</sup>(x) pronounced "f inverse" . This notation does not mean 1/f(x). ... is such that no horizontal line intersects the graph in more than one point, then f has an inverse function. ... 1) Find the equation of f <sup>-1</sup> and graph f, f <sup>-1</sup>, and y = x for f(x) = 2x - 5. ... 2) Let f...

The Substitution Method - Developmental Math Topic Text

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You solve one equation for one variable and then substitute this expression into the ... of the problem was okay, because you knew these two quantities were equal. ... Equation B tells us that x = y + 5, so it makes sense to substitute that y + 5 ... original equations. y = 3x + 6. 0 = 3(−2) + 6. 0 = −6 + 6. 0 = 0. TRUE. −2x + 4y = 4.