
Please post any and all homework or other textbookstyle problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...

Feb2313 09:23 AM
micromass

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So for a while i have been wondering if there was a way to find a point a certain distance along a linear function, so...

Aug310 12:21 AM
physicisTboB

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Hello all,
I am new to this forum, and am hoping that I might find some assistance from fellow mathematicians.
I...

May1810 10:51 PM
sin2beta

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At exactly 5 p.m., Alex rode off from Asteroid. One hour later, Jessica rode off from Asteroid in the opposite...

Dec1007 07:52 AM
artangelo21

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What is the formula for calculating average power? Pavg=?

Sep1604 04:55 AM
arildno

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a series such as :
∑ from n = 1 ,until m for n
can be found with the law of the sum of arithmetical series:...

Feb1906 10:29 AM
robert Ihnot

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I'm wondering why we teach algebra students that they MUST rationalize the denominator of a fraction containing a...

Apr811 02:16 PM
symbolipoint

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Hello there my fellow complex number comrades,
I was just wondering, what are the key differences between a...

Aug1209 02:54 PM
ScienceNerd36

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In my teacher's office hours, I expressed some disappointment that she was going to skip one of the "application"...

Mar1510 01:54 PM
George Jones

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Hello there
I am trying to figure out this but am having some difficulty. Your help would be much appreciated.
I...

Apr1309 03:54 PM
biomechs

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Does the equation
a3 + b3 = c3
(where a, b and c are constants) have any general geometrical significance?

Sep412 01:45 PM
micromass

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and, consequently, infinitely many.
I am new to proofs so could you please check if this proof is correct?
Let x...

Jan2112 07:55 AM
micromass

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Ok, I know this seems very obvious to most people, but I have a problem understanding it.
First of all: I have not...

Nov1908 04:55 AM
arildno

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Who is pi derived, and what exactly is pi.

Dec2708 07:54 AM
HallsofIvy

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Has anyone read their Sunday comics yet today? Here are the first three frames of Dilbert:
1. Boss: Your project...

Jun1806 04:22 PM
BSMSMSTMSPHD

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Hi! I'd a look at complex numbers and can't understand how they can be applied to "the real world". Can anyone give me...

Nov309 09:46 AM
Mark44

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Once again my professor asked us to ask 6 people the following question and see how they answer it so if you could...

Feb2010 02:18 AM
robert Ihnot

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Hi,
would anyone be able to explain how to evaluate a function using orthogonality (i.e. using orthogonality to...

Jun1209 10:49 PM
Bob S

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hi peeps. just a quick one.
(a) how would you go around working out the fourier for exponential functions..
simply...

Dec911 12:21 PM
rayman123

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Heya's
how would one go about spanning a vector say 'u' onto a plane spanned by vectors v1 and v2.
I have a...

Oct1910 11:11 PM
schemeng

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In the course I'm taking, we are already done with Lebesgue integration on R, and while we have proven that for...

Dec107 02:53 AM
teleport

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Hi there guys. My first post here. I heard this forum was really helpful so i've signed up lol.I'm trying to get to...

Aug1107 09:54 PM
JonF

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I am trying to find the best algorithm that will find the prime numbers just for fun..
I am not a programmer so...

Sep2308 12:52 PM
chaoseverlasting

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1 / infinity = ?
is there anything that we can reduce this to?
(i doubt there is, but you never know)
well,...

Nov909 10:16 PM
Hurkyl

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Does anyone know how to derive the spherical unit vectors in the cartesian basis? Or a good link that might show how...

May2511 03:53 PM
saduma

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I have a TI graphing calculator and I'd like to graph the following equation,...
x^3+y^33xy = 0
I'm not sure...

Dec204 07:27 PM
NeutronStar

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I hope you could help me on this.
Is there anyone can tell how to calculate azimuth and distance of two points on...

Dec1207 12:31 PM
flowjon

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Have a question about usage of mathematical jargon...
what are the differences between usage of "so that" and "such...

May3109 08:48 PM
symbolipoint

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How do we come to 4.pi.r^2?

Aug1607 02:33 PM
ron_jay

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When trying to determine whether a number is prime or not, the following algorithm is often used: Test all numbers up...

Aug104 11:19 AM
Dburghoff

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hi,
is there any way to find the cube roots of a complex number WITHOUT converting it into the polar form? i am...

Nov406 11:52 PM
murshid_islam

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Hi.
If the radius of a circle is known and it's also known that its center is at X:0, Y:0, how can the points that...

Apr2309 07:21 PM
ikhal

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I know that shape function is a function that will give the displacements inside an element if its displacement at all...

Jun305 07:39 AM
PerennialII

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Hi guyz, I have a small question,
In spherical coordinates if we define 2 vectors such as magnetization of a shell...

Mar2807 12:35 PM
Reuske

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I want to compile a list of every branch of mathematics, for my studies.
This is what I got from wiki:
1. Basic...

Jan2311 07:19 PM
ErichFranz

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In a given rightangled triangle, the length of the hypotenuse is 10 and the length of one of the heights is 6. What...

Feb404 12:50 AM
curiousbystander

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The centroid of a semicircle is noted at being (4r)/(3 pi)  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_centroids. However,...

Jul2009 02:26 AM
AUMathTutor

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I've tried looking through my book to see how to do these, but I just can't find it. Any help would be appreciated:
...

Jan305 05:19 PM
rachmaninoff

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What's the difference b/w surface area and total area? For example, the surface area of a cylinder is A = 2 pi rh...

Oct1403 07:38 PM
selfAdjoint

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2x4 is the same as 4+4 right? they both equal 8 right? by what logic does 2 x 4 = 8. I know its a rule. but why?!?!...

Jun907 06:47 PM
chroot

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1).Find the coordinates of the point A on the line x= 3 such that the line joining A to B(5,3) is perpendicular to...

Mar1905 04:26 AM
A_I_

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