# Finine math

Attached is a study guide for my final exam in Finite Math. I need help with these questions.

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Perform the indicated operations. Give the answer in lowest terms.

1) x/x^2 -16 - 6/x^2+5x+4

A )x^2-5x+24/(x-4)(x+4)

B) x^2-5x+24/(x-4)(x+4)(x+1)

C) x^2+5x+24/(x-4)(x+4)(x+1)

D) x^2-5/(x-4)(x+4)(x+1)

Perform the indicated operation. Give the answer in lowest terms.

2) 8p-8/p / 10p-10/6p^2

A) 5/24p

B) 80p^2+160p+80/6p^3

C) 24p/5

D) 48p^3 -48p^2/10p^2-10p

Evaluate the expression. Write answer without exponents.

3) [1/27] 2/3

A) 1/13

B) 1/4

C) - 1/9

D) 1/9

Simplify the expression. Write answer with positive exponents. Variables are positive real

numbers.

4) y 9/8 / y5/8

A) 1/y

B) y 1/2

C) y 9/8

D) y

Solve the equation for the indicated variable.

5)

c = ±√E/m for E

A) E = mc

B) E = ±c√m

C) E = m^c2

D)E = ±√c/m

Use the quadratic formula to solve the equation. Give both exact and approximate answers.

6) 4m^2+ 12m + 6 = 0

A)-3±√3 ; -0.158, -0.592

8

B)-3±√3 ; -0.634, -2.366

2

C) )-12±√3 ; -5.134, -6.866

2

D) 3±√15 ; 0.436, -3.436

2

Use the discriminant to determine the number of real solutions of the equation.

7) V^2 - 8v - 3 = 0

A) 1

B) No real solutions

C) 2

In a certain distribution, the mean is 50 with a standard deviation of 6. Use Chebyshev's

theorem to tell the probability that a number lies in the following interval. Round your results

to the nearest whole percent.

8)Less than 20 or more than 80

A) At most 6%

B) At most 2%

C) At most 1%

D) At most 4%

Find an equation of the line satisfying the given conditions.

9) 3/2 Through (0, 2); m =

A) 3x + 2y = -4

B) 3x - 2y = 4

C) 3x - 2y = -4

D) 2x - 3y = -4

Use technology to compute r, the correlation coefficient.

10) Consider the data points with the following coordinates:

x 43.3 21 37.3 34.4 27.7

y 5 7 9 10 4

A) 0

B) . 920

C) -. 920

D) . 819

Give the equation of the horizontal asymptote of the rational function.

11) 27x^2

9x^2-6

h(x) =

A) y = 3

B) y = 6

C) None

D) y =√ 6

Find the value of the expression.

12) ln e

A) -1

B) 1

C) 0

D) e

Find the sum of the first five terms of the geometric sequence.

13) a = 3/2, r = 2

A) 93/2

B) 5

C) 1/8

D) 93

Solve the system of two equations in two variables.

14) x + 8y = 15

4x + 7y = 10

A) ( -1, 2)

B) ( -2, 3)

C) No solution

D) ( 1, 3)

Use the Gauss-Jordan method to solve the system of equations.

15) x - y + 3z = 16

3x + z = 4

x + 2y + z = -4

A) No solution

B) ( 4, 0, -4)

C) ( 0, -4, 4)

D) ( 4, -4, 0)

The lists below show five agricultural crops in Alabama, Arkansas, and Louisiana.

Alabama Arkansas Louisiana

soybeans (s) soybeans (s) soybeans (s)

peanuts (p) rice (r) sugarcane (n)

corn (c) cotton (t) rice (r)

hay (h) hay (h) corn (c)

wheat (w) wheat (w) cotton (t)

Let U be the smallest possible universal set that includes all of the crops listed; and let A, K,

and L be the sets of five crops in Alabama, Arkansas, and Louisiana, respectively. Find the

indicated set.

16) L ∩ K

A) {r, s, t}

B) {c, n, r, s, t}

C) {c, h, n, w}

D) {c, h, n, r, s, t, w}

Use a Venn Diagram and the given information to determine the number of elements in the

indicated set.

17) n(A ∪ B ∪ C) = 141, n(A ∩ B ∩ C) = 19, n(A ∩ B) = 40, n(A ∩ C) = 37, n(B ∩ C) = 35, n(A) =96, n(B) = 70, and n(C) = 68. Find n(A'∩ B ∩ C)

A) 15

B) 18

C) 17

D) 16

A die is rolled twice. Write the indicated event in set notation.

18) The second roll is a 1.

A) {(1, 1), (2, 1), (3, 1), (4, 1), (5, 1), (6, 1)}

B) {(1, 1), (3, 1), (5, 1)}

C) {(3, 1)}

D) {(1, 1), (2, 1), (4, 1), (5, 1), (6, 1)}

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#### Solution Summary

This is a series of finite math problems including working with polynomial fractions, solving equations, quadratic formula, and statistics.