$$Introduction:$$

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**Roots and exponents:**

• Simplifying.

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/3-sup3-radic-24-sup3-radic-375

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/can-anyone-do-square-roots

• Finding a root of a negative number

• Rationalising a denominator:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/in-question-21-nbsp

• Exponets with negative bases:

**Fractions:**

• Dividing two fractions:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/3-4-5-8

• Find the Least Common Denominator (LCD):

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/what-is-the-lcd-for-5-9-and-2-3

**Dealing with time in math, on a handheld calculator!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/what-is-21hours-and-58-minutes-subtracted-by-4-36-p-m-equal

**Directed numbers and plotting on a number line**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/the-answer-to-the-expression-3-6-located-on-a-horizontal-number-line

**Is zero even or odd?**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/0-is-a-nbsp-odd-number-or-even-number-why-please-explain

**Speed and rates:**

• Migrating elephants!

• Speed of a current

**Comparing numbers; the apparent brightness of stars!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/science-link-math-question

**Percentages:**

• Find a total when given a part

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/435-is-15-of-what-number

**Variant of Average:**

**Adding up all the numbers between two specific numbers:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/what-is-all-the-numbers-from-1-to-100-added-up

**Forever repeating decimal!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/0-99999

**Order of operations - multiplication before addition:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/3x60-5x9-2x2

**The basics of algebra:**

• What does "x" mean?

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/5x-21-2x-what-does-x-mean

• Solving for x by "balancing" out two sides of an equation:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/solve-for-x-7

• Why would I use x^{2}?

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/what-does-x-squared-equal

**Algebra word problem examples:**

• Simultaneous equations:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-old-they-are

• Set it up algebraicly, and solve!

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/i-know-the-answer-but-do-not-know-how-to-do-the-work

**Fractions and solving for x:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/if-then

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/solve-for-x-3-over-4-x-5-over-8-4x

**Three different techniques to this answer dealing with polynomials:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/5a-5-5a-5

**Imaginary numbers:**

• Introduction to imaginary numbers

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/help-me-with-solving-this-equation-please

• Finding Complex Roots with imaginary numbers (Difficult)

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-do-i-solve-the-sqrt4-16-complex-numbers-4-different-roots

• Complex number proof that i^{i} is a real number:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/puzzle-question-i-i

**Difficult inequality solution**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-can-i-solve-the-first-question-nbsp

**Solveing a nonlinear inequality. This one looks like a parabola!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/solve-the-nonlinear-inequality

**Well explained by heureka:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/5x-8-3x-3-whats-the-x

**Heureka just being awesome:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/solve-the-equation_1

**An example of scientific notation:**

**A more complicated algebra question answered by Alan**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/x-2-xy-y-2-28-y-2-x-how-do-you-get-x-and-y

**Horizontal and slant Asymtotes (Advanced)**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/horizontal-asymptote-of-y-x-2-6x-3-x-3

**Quadratic equations:**

• Complicated one:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/please-help_40

• Solving with the quadratic formula:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/help-me-with-solving-this-equation-please

• A little different than the usual quadratic questions:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/x-7sqrt-x-10-0

**Finding the equation of a polynomial when you are given the roots:**

**Linear Representation (graphing the equation of a line) of a worded problem:**

**What is a logarithm? (thanks to anonymous)**

http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/logarithms.html

**Half life problem:**

**Solving for x when x is raised to a power:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/can-t-seem-to-get-this-equation-solved

**Finding why an equation with logs equals zero - two different approaches:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/why-does-log-2ab-log-5-a-log10b-0

**Radioactive decay!**

**This certainly looks like a more difficult logarithmic equation to me!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/difficult-logarithmic-equation-without-a-calculator

**Harder logarithm problem. Three people got the same answer, so it should be right!**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/log-3-6-log-9-6-log-4-6-log-18-6

**Triangles! Great picture and explanation by CPhill**

**Finding the circumference from the diameter:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/circumference-of-pipe-diameter-3090mm

**Height of a triangle, the Pythagorean theorem!**

**Heron's formula to find the area of a triangle:**

**Volume of a sphere:**

**Word problems:**

• Hay bales (cylinder):

• Wagon wheels (circumference of a circle):

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/neeeed-help-on-this

$$Statistics\;and\;Probability$$

**Z scores:**

**Permutations where some objects are not unique:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/permutations_2

$$Set\;Theory:$$

**Introductory set theory:**

**Verifying the identity**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/verify-the-identity-cot-theta-sec-theta-csc-theta

**Why is Sinθ approximately equal to θ for very small values of θ **

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/why-is-sin-of-theta-appromately-equal-to-theta

**How do you choose the correct trigonometric ratio (sin, cos or tan) to use?**

**Finding an angle on a right sided triangle:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/i-need-help-finding-the-angle-of-a-right-sided-triangle#rr2

**Unusual trig. equation (solve for θ**)

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/sin-3-cos-26-solve-for

**Changing radians to degrees:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-do-turn-radians-to-degrees

**Bearings and vectors:**

**Velocities - Looks like a great answer from Alan:**

**Light rays!**

**Some more trig. questions:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/8-sec2-x-4-tan2-x-12-0

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/3cosx-4sinx-1

**High level Trig:**

**University level Trigonometry:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-to-know-when-the-function-is-continuous

**Unusual Calculus/Cordinate geometry question:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/find-the-most-left-and-right-tangent

**Advanced calculus (thanks to Alan)**

$$Commercial\;Mathematics$$

**Difficult:**

• Compare Renting to Buying - Annuities

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/need-done-if-possible

**Forces explained by Alan**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/finding-friction-coefficient-from-kinetic-energy

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/2d-forces-equation#r0

**Vectors:**

• Vector forces:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/collinear-resolving-angles-of-a-parallelogram

• Converting to vector units:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/how-to-turn-into-vector-units

• Magnitude of vector forces:

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/u-6i-j-and-v-10i-j-find-the-manitude-of-u-v

• Another vector problem:

**Distance/displacement:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/total-distance

**Misc. physics problems:**

http://web2.0calc.com/questions/nbsp_3

$$Puzzles:$$

**Some thinking puzzle problems:**

NinjaDevo
Jul 30, 2014

#2**+3 **

NinjaDevo, can I help you with the design and update of this please? Melody said that it was fine.

DragonSlayer554
Aug 30, 2014

#2**+3 **

Best Answer

NinjaDevo, can I help you with the design and update of this please? Melody said that it was fine.

DragonSlayer554
Aug 30, 2014