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The question below refers to the selection "Night Calls." During the story, the relationship of the father and daughter is traced through…
A.
the father's decision to keep Marlene with him at

the Modder River Wildlife Sanctuary after the mother's death.
B.
the decision made by an aunt in Johannesburg to send Marlene to a boarding school.
C.
the story of an endangered red-crested night heron, which arrived at the sanctuary the year that the mother died in a car accident.
D.
what happens to King and Blitz, the dogs at Modder River Wildlife Sanctuary, after Marlene goes to boarding school.

A: A. the father's decision to keep Marlene with him at the Modder River Wildlife Sanctuary after the mother's death is the answer.

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Write an equation in point-slope form for the line through the given point with the given slope. (4, –6); m = 3/5

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Slope passes through (4, –6) and m = 3/5 . To find the equation, we need to find the y intercept, which is when x = 0. For every unit of x that decreases, y will decrease by 3/5. So when x moves from 4 to 0, y will decrease by 12/5, so the y intercept is at (0, -8 2/5).

So the equation of the line is y = (3/5) x - 8 2/5.

So the equation of the line is y = (3/5) x - 8 2/5.

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Find the slope and y-intercept of the line.
18x + 2y = –36 **Weegy:** .Write y =1/4 x + 6 in standard form using integers.
A.4x – y = 24
B.–x + 4y = 24
C.–x – 4y = 24
D.–x + 4y = 6
**User:**
The grocery store sells kumquats for $3.75 a pound and Asian pears for $2.25 a pound. Write an equation in standard form for the weights of kumquats k and Asian pears p that a customer could buy with $22.
A.
3.75p + 2.25k = 22
B.
3.75k + 2.25p = 22
C.
3.75 + 2.25 = k
D.
3.75k = 2.25p + 22 (More)

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18x + 2y = –36 in y = mx + b form is y = -9x - 18, where m stands for slope. Therefore, the slope is -9.

To find the y-intercept, let x = 0.

y = -9x - 18;

y = -9(0) - 18;

y = 0 - 18 = -18

Slope: -9

Y-intercept: -18

To find the y-intercept, let x = 0.

y = -9x - 18;

y = -9(0) - 18;

y = 0 - 18 = -18

Slope: -9

Y-intercept: -18

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Solve the system using elimination.
7x + 5y = 15
–6x – 4y = –14
A.
(–4, 5)
B.
(–6, 7)
C.
(7, –7)
D.
(5, –4)

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The solution set for 7x + 5y = 15, –6x – 4y = –14 is (5, –4).

(7x + 5y = 15) * 6;

42x + 30y = 90;

(–6x – 4y = –14) * 7;

-42x - 28y = -98;

(42x + 30y = 90) + (-42x - 28y = -98);

2y = -2; y = -8/2; y = -4;

7x + 5y = 15;

7x + 5(-4) = 15;

7x - 20 = 15;

7x = 15 + 20;

7x = 35;

x = 35/7; x = 5

(7x + 5y = 15) * 6;

42x + 30y = 90;

(–6x – 4y = –14) * 7;

-42x - 28y = -98;

(42x + 30y = 90) + (-42x - 28y = -98);

2y = -2; y = -8/2; y = -4;

7x + 5y = 15;

7x + 5(-4) = 15;

7x - 20 = 15;

7x = 15 + 20;

7x = 35;

x = 35/7; x = 5

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Suppose a laboratory has a 57 g sample of polonium-210. The half-life of polonium-210 is about 138 days.
a. How many half-lives of polonium-210 occur in 276 days?
b. How much polonium is in the sample 276 days later?
A.
2; 14.25 g
B.
2; 28.5 g
C.
3; 7.13 g
D.
2; 3,933 g **Weegy:** A. 2; 14.25 **User:**
A boat costs $18,550 and decreases in value by 9% per year. How much will the boat be worth after 8 years?
A.
$8,723.18
B.
$18,478.00
C.
$7,938.10
D.
$36,962.04 **Weegy:** A. $8,723. **User:**
Simplify the expression.
(a^-12 b^-8)/(a^-2 b^-11) (More)

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