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Upward lift

An upward force of 47 N is sufficient to lift a window. What force must be exerted along a pole that makes an angle of 27 degrees with the wall in order to give the necessary upward lift?

Important Information about Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

A. Convert to logarithmic equations. For example, the logarithmic form of "23 = 8" is "log2 8 = 3". a) 16 3/2 = 64 b) ex = 5 B. Write the logarithmic equation in exponential form. For example, the exponential form of "log5 25 = 2" is "52 = 25". a) log 3 27 = 3 b) log e 1 = 0 c) log 125 25 = 2/3 C. Use the

Use mathematical induction to prove...

See attached file for full problem description. Please provide proof along with explanation. For integers n>= 1 and for all real numbers x>=-1, use mathematical induction to prove that 1 + nx =< (1 + x)^n

Factor Group and Torsion Group

Heres my problem. Consider the group <R,+> (reals under addition) and its normal subgroups Z (integers) and Q (rationals0. (These are normal because R is abelian, of course.) (i) Find an element of Q/Z of order 350. (ii) Show that Q/Z is the torsion subgroup of R/Z. This problem is quite straightforward if you use the defini

Matrix Algebra - Definite vs. Indefinite

Let A be an nxn symmetric matrix such that det {see attachment}. We know from the matrix algebra that the associated quadratic form {see attachment}, where x = (x1,...xn), is either positive-definite, negative- definite or indefinite. Now assume the diagonal entries of A are all zero. Explain why q(x) is indefinite. (Hint:

Heat Equation : Non-Homogeneous PDE

Please see the attached file for the fully formatted problem. 2. (30 points) A thin, one-dimensional rod of heat-conducting material with length L = pi is internally and uniformly heated at a rate of alpha degrees per unit time. This means that the temperature of the rod, u(x, t), satisfies the inhomogeneous heat equation ..

Investment allocation

Matrix Algebra Investment Allocation Problem Donald Trump has some pocket change he wants to invest to make $3380. His stock broker suggested four (4) investment possibilities to accomplish this goal. The investments and their expected yields are listed in the table below. Investment Rate of Return Risk Level Magellan

Graphical Addition

Find the voltage V where V=V1+V2 using graphical addition and analytical methods, given that V1=3sin(theta+20 degrees) and V2=5sin(theta-40degrees).

5 Algebra Problems : Inequalities and Systems of Equations Word Problems

1. Solve the following equation for the variable y. 5x - 3y + 9 = 0 2.Solve the following problem by identifying a variable, writing an equation that describes the situation, and then solving the equation. Find two consecutive even integers that have a sum of 450. 3.Solve the following problem by identifying a variable,

5 Algebra Problems : Solving Equations

1.Solve the following equation 19 - 3n = - 2n 2.Solve the following equation 2(a - 4) + 4 = 5(9 - a) 3.Solve the following equation and check your answer. (1/2b)- (1/2)= 1/4b 4.Solve the following equation 0.6(x - 50) = 18 - 0.3(40 - 10x) 5.Solve the following equation for the variable x. t - 5x = 4x

Plotting Graphs of Given Functions

Refer to the graph given below and identify the graph that represents the corresponding function. Justify your answer. y = 3x y = log3x See attachment for Graph Plot the graphs of the following functions. Scan the graphs and plot them. 1. f(x)=7 2. f(x)=4 x - 3 3. f(x)=(1/5x 4. f(x)= 3 log x 5. f(x) = log x

20 Algebra Problems : Sequences, Series, Combinations and Permutations

Please see the attached file for the fully formatted problems. 1. Write the first four terms of the sequence an = 64(1/4)n , for n=0, 1, 2, 3,... a) 16, 4, 1, ¼ b) 60, 56, 52, 48 c) 64, 16, 4, 1 d) 256, 1024, 16384, 262144 2. Write the given series in expanded form without summation notation. a) -x2-x3

Quadratic Equations: Formulation of Real-Life Problems and Graph

Please see the attached file for the fully formatted problems. 1. Can a graph be used to solve any quadratic equation? Why or why not? 2. Look at the graph below and comment on the sign of D or the discriminant. From the quadratic equation based on the information provided and find its solution. 3. Formulate two word

Hamilton's Equations

A system with two degrees of freedom has Hamiltonian (see attachment) ? Show that p2 and H will remain constant during the motion. ? If (see attachment), show that at other times (see attachment) ? Show that in the subsequent motion cannot reach the value (see attachment)

Exponentials, Simple and Compound Interest, Annuities, NPV and Amortization

1. Rational Functions Graph the following function when a=3 and b=2. Develop a generic expression (i.e., as a function of "a" and "b") to find the "x" and "y" intercepts for this function (see attachment) 2. Exponential Functions Once a new automobile enters the market, the manufacturers try to estimate their residual valu

Divisbility

Prove that for all odd integers n, (1^n)+(2^n)+(3^n)...+(n^n) is a proper multiple of 1+2+3+...n

Irrational roots

If a,b,c are odd integers, show that all real roots of ax^2+bx+c=0 are irrational numbers.

Hemicontinuity

Please tell me whether or not the 2 correspondences are upper hemicontinuous and PLEASE (using the definition) justify why. 1)F:[2,3]->R^2, F(r)={(x,y):abs(x)+abs(y)<=r} 2)F:R^n{0}->R^n, F(x)=B(x;||x||), the closed ball centred at x with radius ||x||. Thanks Note: abs=absolute value is the complement ||x|| is d

Algebraic continuity theorem

(Algebraic continuity theorem): Assume f:A->R and g:A->R are continuous at a point c belong to A)then f(x)/g(x) is continuous at c, if both f and g are provided that the quotient is defined, show that if g is continuous at c and g(c) not= 0 then there exists an open interval containing c on which f(x)/g(x) is always defined.