Is the number below an integer number (sqrt2 + 1)^3 – (sqrt2 -1)^3

# Is the number below an integer number (sqrt2 + 1)^3 – (sqrt2 -1)^3

• MATH

Is the number below an integer number (sqrt2 + 1)^3 – (sqrt2 -1)^3

(sqrt2 + 1)^3 – (sqrt2 -1)^3 we know that: (a+b)^3 = a^3 + 3ba^2 + 3ab^2 + b^3 (a-b)^3 = a^3 -3ba^2 + 3ab^2 -b^3 (sqrt2 + 1)^3 = 2sqrt2 + 3*2 + 3sqrt2 + 1= 5sqrt2 + 7 (sqrt2 – 1)^3 = 2sqrt2 – 3*2…

• MATH

If m^2 + 2m = -1 calculate m^4 + 4m^3 + 6m^2 + 4m + 1

m^2 + 2m = -1 Let us square: (m^2 + 2m)^2 = m^4 + 4m^3 + 4m^2 = 1 ==> m^4 + 4m^3 + 6m^2 + 4m + 1 = 1 + 2m^2 + 4m + 1 = 2 + 2m^2 + 4m…

• MATH

Calculate the value of the sum 1/(sqrt1+sqrt2) + 1/(sqrt2+sqrt3) + 1/(sqrt3+sqrt4) +…

1/(sqrt1+ sqrt2) + 1/(sqrt2 + sqrt3) + ….+ 1/(sqrt99+ sqrt100) We know that: 1/(sqrta + sqrt(1+a) = sqrt(a+1) -sqrta ==>sqrt2 – sqrt1 + sqrt3 -sqrt2 + …+ sqrt100 -sqrt99 = -sqrt1 + sqrt100 =…

• MATH

Simplify the expression below : ( x^8 + x^6 + x^4 + x^2 + 1)/( x^4 + x^3 + x^2 + x + 1)

We’ll use the following formula: a^n – b^n= (a-b)*(a^(n-1) + a^(n-2)*b + ….+b^(n-1)) We’ve noticed that both, at denominator and numerator, we have the second paranthesis from such a…

• MATH

If a^2 – 100 = 0 then the value for a is ?

a^2 – 100= 0 You have 2 ways to solve: 1) a^2 – 100 = 0 ==> a^2 = 100 ==> take square root for both sides: ==> a= +-10 2) a^2 -100= 0 Factorize: ==> (a-10)(a+10) = 0 ==> a-10 = 0…

• MATH

Which is the value of the sum? 1*1! + 2*2! + 3*3! + …+n*n! =

1*1! + 2*2! + …+ n*n! We know thatL n*n! = (n+1)! = n! Then, 1*1! = 2!-1! 2*2! = 3!-2! 3*3! = 4! – 3! Now substitute: ==> 2!-1!+3!-2!+4!-3! + …+ n!-(n-1)! + (n+1)! – n! = -1! + (n+1)! =…

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• MATH

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• SCIENCE

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• LITERATURE

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• SCIENCE

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• MACBETH

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• SCIENCE

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• SCIENCE

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• SCIENCE

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• SCIENCE

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• EPICAC

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• ROMEO AND JULIET

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• SCIENCE

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• SCIENCE

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• SCIENCE

Discuss the method of Fuzzy logic based model formulation, using suitable example ?My posted…

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• THE NATURAL

What happens in chapter 4?

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• SCIENCE

Describe the kind of problems for which Monte Carlo will be an appropriate method of solution.My…

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• A SEPARATE PEACE

In A Separate Peace, what is the significance of sports, and what is the point of including…

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• GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Chapters 42-58 What key events occur between Magwitch’s appearance and Pip’s metting with…

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• ESSAY LAB

I have to do a 10 page research paper on Contemporary British Literature with five sources. I…

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• SULA

Case Study of SulaIs there a case study available on the character Sula?

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• HISTORY

What happened to Franklin?It once called itself a state in the United States….

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• THE PULLEY

Looking for synecdoche and paradox in George Herbert’s “The Pulley.”As I understand it, paradox…

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• IN THE TIME OF THE BUTTERFLIES

What are some chapters in the book that have to do with oppression or alienation?Alienation is a…

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• HISTORY

Guns germs and steelhow was atahualpa and pizzarro meeting significant?

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• GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

Why are barley and emmer wheat the two best grasses to domesticate?this can be found in chapter 8

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• GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

What is the major key to plant success regarding pollination and how did this affect the Fertile…

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• GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

What are the major advantages of the fertile crescent that predispose this region to early…

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• GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

What is an example that explains how the tastier plants we have today went through the process of…

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• OTHELLO

What is the irony of the importance and function of the handkerchief in Othello?I know what it…

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• GUNS, GERMS, AND STEEL

What is the date and the invention that make horses a viable military option?This can be found in…

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• CINEMA

In the movie fight club what caused Jack to make an imaginary friend?Can anyone answer me to…

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• SCIENCE

HOW CONTAGEOUS ARE TOENAIL INFECTIONS? HOW CAN THEY BE TREATED?

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• SCIENCE

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• THE SCARLET LETTER

Pearl, now seven, begins to display the quality of intuition. Give a few examples.

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• THE WESTING GAME

Which character discovered the “dead” body of Sam Westing even before it was reported to the…

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• THE WESTING GAME

which character discovered the “dead” body of sam westing even before it was reported to the…

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• THE LOVE SONG OF J. ALFRED PRUFROCK

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