The calc-alkaline magma series is one of two main subdivisions of the subalkaline magma series, the other subalkaline magma series being the tholeiitic series. A magma series is a series of compositions that describes the evolution of a mafic magma, which is high in magnesium and iron and produces basalt or gabbro, as it fractionally crystallizes to become a felsic magma, which is low in magnesium and iron and produces rhyolite or granite. Calc-alkaline rocks are rich in alkaline earths (magnesia and calcium oxide) and alkali metals and make up a major part of the crust of the continents.
The diverse rock types in the calc-alkaline series include volcanic types such as basalt, andesite, dacite, rhyolite, and also their coarser-grained intrusive equivalents (gabbro, diorite, granodiorite, and granite). They do not include silica-undersaturated, alkalic, or peralkaline rocks.
I'm about to start calculus 1 at university. I have the course textbook in my native language, but I want to study it in english. Here's the table of content of the textbook after my translation attempt. do you know any good calculus textbook corresponds for this syllabus? thank you. have a nice...
my notebook says that we can rewrite the integral
$$\int {75\sin^3(x) \cos^2(x)dx}$$
as
$$\int {75 \cos^2(x)\sin(x)dx} - \int {75\sin(x)\cos^4(x)dx}$$
however, i have literally no idea how it got to this point, and i unfortunately can't really provide an "attempt at a solution" for this...
I'm trying to review some high school maths and work my way to Calculus and Linear Algebra, and I found these three translations of Japanese maths textbooks translated by the AMS and edited by Kunihiko Kodaira. The AMS links to them are:
https://bookstore.ams.org/cdn-1669378252560/mawrld-8/...
Attached here is the full problem I am doing.
I went through the problem and got my final answer which I thought was correct. Here is my work. They tell me I am wrong. Not sure where is the mistake.
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I am currently a community college student majoring in Computer Science, and I was placed into Calculus 1. I had to withdraw from this course for two semesters now. My professor advised me that I have "Algebra Issues".
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Homework Statement
Force of jet= A(r(t))4/3
A: constant determined by the fighter model in the class being considered and the drag force on the plane
r(t): the rate of fuel consumption as a function of time
Consider 3 possible situations for r(t):
1. when the rate is constant for the...
Homework Statement
Homework Equations
Stokes Theorem
The Attempt at a Solution
I'm having a tough time "cancelling" out integrals from both sides of an equation (if possible). On the right hand of the equation, we know since it is a closed curve, that Stoke's Theorem applies and we can...
Homework Statement
Find the point "c" that satisfies the Mean Value Theorem For Derivatives for the function
## f(x) = \frac {x-1} {x+1}## on the interval [4,5].
Answer - c = 4.48
Homework Equations
##x = \frac {-b \pm \sqrt{b^2 -4ac}} {2a}##
##f'(c) = \frac { f(b) - f(a)} {b-a}##
The Attempt...
Homework Statement
Find critical numbers of the function: F(x)=t^3/4 - 2t^1/4
Derivative I got: F'(x)=3/4 t^-1/4 - 1/2 t^-3/4
Homework EquationsThe Attempt at a Solution
I have found the derivative and I understand I must pull out a t in order to find critical numbers, and run across this...
Homework Statement
Homework Equations
d/dx
The Attempt at a Solution
d/dx (T) = d/dx(1/2mx'2) = mx''
d/dx(U) = d/dx(1/2kx2) = kx' ≠ kx
It's probably me who made an error because I know that that equation (2.3) is the one I should be getting, but I don't understand how they did it because...
Homework Statement
A coat of paint of thickness 0.02 in is applied to the faces of a cube whose edge is 10 in, thereby producing a slightly larger cube. Use differentials to find approximately the number of cubic inches of paint used. Also find the exact amount used by computing volumes before...
I'm going to have a gap between math classes at some point. I can either take calc 1, then calc 2 the following semester, then have a semester gap with no math, and then calc 3.
Or calc 1, no math gap, calc 2, calc 3.
The reason I am asking is because i will forget some information in the...
Homework Statement
At time t, the position of a body moving along the s-axis is
s= t^3 -12t^2 + 36t m(meters)
Find the total distance traveled by the body from t = 0 to t = 3.
Homework Equations
Derivatives
The Attempt at a Solution
I got the derivative which is
3t^2 - 24t + 36(meters)
I...
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Sorry if I'm formatting this question wrong, new user.
F(x) is an antiderivative of https://upload.wikimedia.org/math/9/1/5/915ca58b070b0328cd069524c2d487f2.pngx3+x+1. [Broken]...
I was given the equation of a polynomial told to find the derivative. easy enough.
Then asked to give the equation of the tangent line which I've only learned how to get in the form of the question: "find the equation of the tangent line at x="
They gave me the equation of a line parallel to...
A charge Q is placed at a distance a = 3m and a charge q is placed at a distance b
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I know to maximize the force we need to maximize F_Qq = k Qq b/(3^2 + b^2)^{3/2}.
To do this we need to set the first derivative to zero and...
I noticed the scan was cut off on the second image at the bottom right, but I came up with x= 31/5
My first test in Calc I begins tomorrow and I want to know that I'm headed in the right direction. I think I understand to some extent how logarithms can be expanded and condensed though I'm...
Got a bit of a long and nutty question here.
So I got a nutty question from my Calc 1 class and was wondering if anyone could help me out
A section of road, represented by the line y = x + 4 when x ≤0, is to be smoothly connected to another section of road, represented by y = 4 –x when x ≥4...
1. Evaluate the limit http://www4a.wolframalpha.com/Calculate/MSP/MSP64511d2754i3f4iaefab00001fa62g875680a1ia?MSPStoreType=image/gif&s=44&w=125.&h=45. [Broken]
2. No formulas
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I'm attempting to help a tutoring student with this problem and I'm having trouble figuring out how to do it.
1. Homework Statement
A marathon runner likes to practice by running in a large park that has a perfectly circular trail, with circumference 50 kilometers. She runs at a constant...
Homework Statement
Use the intermediate value theorem and rolles theorem to prove that the equation has exactly one real solution
2x-2-cos(x)=0
The Attempt at a Solution
Let the interval be [a,b] and let f(a)<0 and f(b)>0
Then by the IVT there must be at least one zero between a and b...
After taking an astronomy course in college, I decided I want to major in physics with a concentration in astronomy. My current major has nothing to do with science or mathematics.
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$$\int \sqrt{f(x)}dx$$ is NOT the same as..
$$\sqrt{\int f(x)dx}$$ right?
i did an example problem and they turned out not to be equivalent but i just wanted to make certain.
if they actually aren't equivalent.. why aren't they?
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Find the value(s) of k such that f(x) is continuous everywhere:
x^2-7 if x <= 2 and 4x^3-3kx+2 if x>2
Can you set the two equations equal to each other if only one of them has k in it?
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"If f'(x) gives me the slope of f at some point, why doesn't f'(x)x + b = f(x)?"
I have no idea how to answer this. Can you?
How about: it is the...
Homework Statement
Find (f−1)'(a).
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Homework Equations
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The Attempt at a Solution
So far I switched y and x. Found dx/dy to be 15y^2 + 6y + 5. Then I switched dx/dy to...
Homework Statement
Hey I'm doing something really stupid it is really pissing me off why I can't figure it out.
The Attempt at a Solution
Evaulate the integral : ∫ x(1-x)^1/2
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Homework Statement
Use the The Fundamental Theorm of Calculus to Find the following answers
f(x) =
0 IF x < -4
2 IF -4<=x<0
-3 IF 0<=x<5
0 IF x>= 5
g(x) = Integral of f(t) dt Between 4 and x
Determine the value of each of the following:
(a) g(−6)=...
I will be starting calculus 1 in a few weeks and I was wondering if i should use "Essential Calculus - Early Transcendentals" our reccomended textbook. I was going to buy it on amazon but noticed it got a lot of negative reviews. I am the sort of student that needs to learn a lot from the book...
Instead of making many threads on different questions, I have decided to make one thread and ask a variety of questions here instead.
Homework Statement
Suppose that g(x)= x+4/x+3
Write an equality about lim x\rightarrow-3^+ g(t)
What is an equality?
Is it possible to write an equality...
Hello everyone,
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I got a B+ in calc 1!
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Okay so the question involves finding the dimensions of a container of least cost given a specified volume and the cost of material on various surfaces.
However it gets down to this one part where I have a number 2250. In my notes, my teacher automatically converts 2250 to (15^2)(10) as a...
Homework Statement
Hey, I'm revising my calculus 1 test, I'm just not sure if this is a valid way to prove this.
If f is continuous on [a,b] and if f'(x)=0 for every x in (a,b), prove that f(x)=k for some real number kHomework Equations
Rolle's theorem: if f(a)=f(b), then there is some...
Homework Statement
suppose f: [a,b] ---> Q is continuous on [a,b]. prove that f is constant on [a,b].
Homework Equations
The Attempt at a Solution
Since there is at least one irrational number between every two rational numbers,
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Homework Statement
part 1)Show the function a(x)=|x| is a continuous function from R to R;
part 2)
Prove that if the functions f: D--> R is continuous at x=a, then l f l (absolute value of f) is also continuous at x=a.
Homework Equations
The Attempt at a Solution
part 1)...
Hello, I am planning on majoring in physics in college next year. My school does not offer AP classes, and no Calculus at all. Will not taking Calculus in high school set me back for the first semester of undergrad?
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But i...
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Thanks for any insight,
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