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What is a probability line ? Things that you must know before doing problems ...
This Pythagorean theorem worksheet will help you clearly understand the Pythagorean theorem
Pythagorean theorem worksheet that can readily be printed
sohcahtoa is a very useful mnemonics to remember the sine ratio, cosine ratio, and the tangent ratio.
This tangent table will help you quickly find the tangent of any angle from zero degree to 90 degrees
(x+13)/y = 9 Multiply both sides of the equation by y y×(x + 13)/y = 9 × y Simplify x + 13 = 9y Minus 13 from both sides of the equation
What is an angle in standard position ? Angles in standard position are angles that ...
Terri has a budget of $750 to spend on a party. The cost of renting the room is $200 and she expects 40 people to attend. Which inequality describes
Marlon painted his poultry house using 5/6 liter of green paint and 2/3 liter of yellow paint. What color of paint was used more than the other? How much
A recipe that makes 16 brownies calls for 1/3 nuts. How many nuts are needed to make 24 brownies? Solution If 16 brownies require 1/3 nuts, 8 brownies
There are two bags. Each bag contains an unknown number of marbles. If 100 of the marbles in the first bag are placed in the second bag, the number in
Baxter waters the lawn every 3 days and mows it every 7 days. He both watered and mowed the lawn July 2. When will he next water and mow on the same
The $580 computer Nancy purchased was on sale for 15% off. How much was deducted from the original price? The amount that was deducted from the original
Adam needs to drive a distance of 372 miles to New York to attend a seminar. He stops to grab a quick bite after he covers one third the total distance.
2-digit numbers There are three boxes to be added together to get 87. The first box is ten more than the second and the second is ten more than the
APC bank charges 11 dollars for ATM users who are account holders of local banks. It charges 26 dollars for account holders of international bank. After
Definition of the greatest integer function and graph. The greatest integer function f(x) = [x] is the greatest integer less or equal to x
What are the powers of i ? Is there a quick way to find these powers. Yes, there is if you follow these rules ...
A ladder is resting against a wall. The top of the ladder touches the wall at a height of 18 ft. Find the length of the ladder if the length is 6 ft more
In a survey of 400 students of a college it was found that 240 study mathematics, 180 study Statistics and 140 study Accounts, 80 study mathematics and
“A student has some $1 bills and $5 bills in his wallet. He has a total of 15 bills that are worth $47. How many of each type of bill does he have? ”
There are 13 qualified applicants for 4 trainee positions in a fast food management program. How many different groups of trainees can be selected? Here
The absolute value of a complex number is its distance from the origin on the complex ...
Multiplying complex numbers using the distributive property that is also valid for ...
Adding complex numbers by grouping the imaginary parts and the ...
Graphing complex numbers on the complex plane is quite straightforward is really that easy!
Definition of complex number, imaginary number, pure imaginary number, imaginary part, and imaginary unit i
What is a set-builder notation ? A set-builder notation uses the property of ...
What does the graph of a quadratic function look like and how to graph it ?
What is the zero product property ? The zero product property states that ...
American Communications Network (ACN) of Troy, Michigan, also markets prepaid phone cards, which it refers to as “equity calling cards.” If ACN employs
A football team has 60 players. 42 of the players are seniors. what percentage of the team are seniors? The percentage that are seniors is 42/60 = 7/10
Navin spent 25% of it and gave 2/5 of the remainder to his brother. He then spent the remainder amount on 9 story books. If each story book costs 12, how
If one angle is 57 degrees and the second is 2 times the third, what are the three angles? The sum of the angles in a triangle is equal to 180. Let 57
ACEF and ACDB are rectangles. BDEF is a square and the length of each side is 1 unit. If BG has a length of a, then what will be the length of AB? Solution
Bryan works in a men's clothing store. He earns a base salary of $350 per week plus his commission is 5% on all sales. If Bryan's sales in one week total
A photographer studio charges a sitting fee of $50 and $10 per enlargement ordered. Right an equation to represent the number of enlargements ordered,
Why multiply before adding? The common sense behind doing multiplication before addition
Why math is important and why you should bother learning it especially in this day and age.
Why is math so hard ? Top 10 reasons why you may end up believing that math is only for geniuses.
Factoring using the box method. Common pitfalls to avoid when using this method.
Prime factorization calculator to find the prime factorization of any number
How to find function values. A few good examples to understand the concept.
How to test for symmetry - Graphs of relations can have two different types of symmetry.
Basic math review game - The one and only math adventure game online. Embark on a quest to solve math problems!