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Conics 2014-02-01
From Kassidy:
Hey, I have searched through all the questions about conics and how people use them in the real world, but none of them were very specific on how they are applied and the process, why it's so important etc. I have a project due asking these questions and it's been very difficult finding the right answer, if you could name jobs, how they are use and specifically applied that would be greatly appreciated.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Practical uses of trigonometry 2013-08-06
From tharindu:
use of trigonometry
Answered by Penny Nom.
Four carpenters can build eight houses in 10 days. 2011-11-23
From Kenneth:
Four carpenters can build eight houses in 10 days. Two carpenters can build how many houses in 15 days?
Answered by Penny Nom.
Uses of Pythagorean theory 2009-03-27
From Britta:
Please, give me some complex real life situation examples where the pythagorean theory is used. It must be a grade 8 or grade 9 level of thinking as that is what is my teacher's demands.
Answered by Robert Dawson.
Where do you use trigonometry? 2007-08-21
From jenny:
where do you use trigonometry besides architecture and engineering?
Answered by Stephen La Rocque.
Uses of conic sections 2003-04-01
From William:
My name is William and I am doing a research paper on conic sections for my 12th grade math class. Part of the project is to find two conic sections in our world today and explain what there purpose is. I really need help in this area because I've been searching the internet for where conic sections are used in our world today and I really can't find anything. If you can tell me specific building or a pyramid that contains conic sections that would be great. Or even something in the universe would be helpful.
Answered by Leeanne Boehm.
Polynomials and exponents 2001-01-15
From A student:
I am duing a project in math on polynomials and exponents. I need a real life usage of polynomials and exponents for my project.
Answered by Penny Nom.
Rhombuses 2000-11-07
From Melissa:
What in real life is the shape of a rhombus?
Answered by Chris Fisher and Walter Whiteley.



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