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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4443 and #4444 are correct. Superlative!

Find the roots of the quadratic equations.

#4445. x[sup]2[/sup] - 3x - 10 = 0

#4446. 2x[sup]2[/sup] + x - 6 = 0

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4445 and #4446 are correct. Neat job!

#4447. Solve :

.#4448. Solve :

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4447 and #4448 are correct. Brilliant!

#4449. Find two consecutive positive integers, sum of whose squares is 365.

#4450. The altitude of a right triangle is 7 centimeters less than its base. If the hypotenuse is 13 centimeters, find the other two sides.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4449 and #4450 are perfect. Good work!

#4451. Solve : 2x[sup]2[/sup] + x - 4 = 0.

#4452. Solve :

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4451 and #4452 are correct. Excellent!

#4453. The sum of the reciprocals of Rehman's age, (in years) 3 years ago and 5 years from now is 1/3. Find his present age.

#4454. In a class test, the sum of Shefali's marks in Mathematics and English is 30. Had she got 2 marks more in Mthematics and 3 marks less in English, the product would have been 210. Find her marks in the two subjects.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4453 and #4454 are correct. Brilliant!

#4455. The difference of squares of two numbers is 180. The square of the smaller number is 8 times the larger number. Find the two numbers.

#4456. A train travels 360 kilometers at a uniform speed. If the speed had 5 kilometers per hour more, it would have taken 1 hour less for the same journey. Find the speed of the train.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4455 and #4456 are correct. Excellent!

#4457. Fin pd the value of k such that 2/3, k, 5/8 are the three consecutive of n Arithmetic Progression.

#4458. Find the common difference and write the next four terms of the following arithmetic progression :

-1, 1/4, 3/2, ......

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi ganesh;

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4457 and #4458 are correct. Brilliant!

Find the number of terms in the following Arithmetic Progression:

#4459. 7, 13, 19, .........., 205.

#4460. 18, 15.5, 13, ............., -47.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4459 and #4460 are correct. Neat work!

#4461. Find the 31st term of an Arithmetic Progression whose 11th term is 38 and the 16th term is 73.

#4462. An Arithmetic Progression consists of 50 terms of which 3rd term is 12 and the last term is 106. Find the 29th term.

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solution #4461 is perfect. Good work!

I was unable to view the solution #4462.

#4463. The 17th term of an Arithmetic Progression exceeds its 10th term by 7. Find the common difference.

#4464. Which term of the Arithmetic Progression 3, 15, 27, 39, .... would be 132 more than its 54th term?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

The solutions #4463 and #4464 are correct. Marvelous!

#4465. How many three-digit numbers are divisible by 7?

#4466. How many multiples of 4 lie between 10 and 250?

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**ganesh****Moderator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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Hi bobbym,

#4467. Find the 20th term from the last term of the Arithmetic Progression : 3, 8, 13, ......, 253.

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**anonimnystefy****Real Member**- From: The Foundation
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Hi ganesh

I don't get the question. What should we find?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi anonimnystefy;

I think he wants the 30th term.

Hi ganesh;

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