Math 221 Intro to Algebra Week 2 DQ 1

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Read the following instructions in order to complete this discussion, and review the example of how to complete the math required for this assignment:

 

  • Read about Cowling’s Rule for child sized doses of medication (number 92 on page 119 of Elementary and Intermediate Algebra).

 

 

 

·       Cowling’s rule. Cowling’s rule is another function for determining the child’s dosage of a drug. For this rule, the formula expresses the child’s dosage d as a function of the adult dosage D and the child’s age a.

 

 

 

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SOLVE:

 

 

 

a)

If a doctor prescribes 1000 milligrams of acetaminophen for an adult, then how many milligrams would she prescribe for an eight-year-old child using Cowling’s rule?

b)

If a doctor uses Cowling’s rule to prescribe 200 milligrams of a drug to a child when she would prescribe 600 milligrams to an adult, then how old is the child?

 

 

 

  • Solve parts (a) and (b) of the problem using the following details indicated for your assigned number:

 

If your assigned number is

For part (a) of problem 92 use this information to calculate the child’s dose.

For part (b) of problem 92 use this information to calculate the child’s age.

 
 

1

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 5 year old child

800mg adult, 233mg child

 

2

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 11 year old child

250mg adult, 52mg child

 

3

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen; 8 year old child

600mg adult, 250mg child

 

4

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 6 year old child

500mg adult, 187mg child

 

5

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 7 year old child

1200mg adult,200mg child

 

6

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 9 year old child

100mg adult, 12.5mg child

 

7

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen: 6 year old child

600mg adult, 200mg child

 

8

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 11 year old child

1000mg adult, 600mg child

 

9

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 8 year old child

500mg adult, 250mg child

 

10

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 4 year old child

300mg adult, 100mg child

 

11

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen; 3 year old child

75mg adult, 12.5mg child

 

12

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 5 year old child

1200mg adult, 300mg child

 

13

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 2 year old child

400mg adult, 50mg child

 

14

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 3 year old child

800mg adult, 200mg child

 

15

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 3 year old child

250mg adult, 25 child

 

16

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen; 5 year old child

600mg adult, 300mg child

 

17

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 7 year old child

500mg adult, 125mg child

 

18

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 11 year old child

1200mg adult,400mg child

 

19

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 5 year old child

100mg adult, 25mg child

 

20

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen: 7 year old child

600mg adult, 150mg child

 

21

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 3 year old child

1000mg adult, 167mg child

 

22

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 9 year old child

500mg adult, 200mg child

 

23

adult dose 500mg amoxicillin; 7 year old child

300mg adult, 60mg child

 

24

adult dose 1000mg acetaminophen; 11 year old child

75mg adult, 25mg child

 

25

adult dose 75mg Tamiflu; 4 year old child

1200mg adult, 600mg child

 

26

adult dose 400mg ibuprofen; 1 year old child

400mg adult, 80mg child

 

27

adult dose 200mg ibuprofen; 5 year old child

800mg adult, 400mg child

 

28

adult dose 300mg amoxicillin; 11 year old child

250mg adult, 100mg child

 

29

adult dose 600mg acetaminophen; 7 year old child

600mg adult, 300mg child

 

30

adult dose 100mg Tamiflu; 3 year old child

500mg adult, 300mg child

 

31

adult dose 200mg ibuprofen; 7 year old child

1200mg adult,500mg child

 

32

adult dose 300mg amoxicillin; 5 year old child

100mg adult, 33mg child

 

33

adult dose 600mg acetaminophen: 5 year old child

400mg adult, 100mg child

 

34

adult dose 100mg Tamiflu; 11 year old child

1000mg adult, 400mg child

 

35

adult dose 200mg ibuprofen; 3 year old child

500mg adult, 167mg child

 

36

adult dose 300mg amoxicillin; 3 year old child

225mg adult, 75mg child

 

37

adult dose 600mg acetaminophen; 3 year old child

150mg adult, 60mg child

 

38

adult dose 100mg Tamiflu; 5 year old child

1200mg adult, 240mg child

 

39

adult dose 200mg ibuprofen; 2 year old child

750mg adult, 300mg child

 

40

adult dose 300mg amoxicillin; 7 year old child

50mg adult, 30mg child

 

41

adult dose 800mg amoxicillin; 3 year old child

300mg adult, 75mg child

 

42

adult dose 600mg acetaminophen; 5 year old child

240mg adult, 60mg child

 

43

adult dose 200mg Tamiflu; 3 year old child

960mg adult, 240mg child

 

44

adult dose 600mg ibuprofen; 2 year old child

900mg adult, 300mg child

 

45

adult dose 300mg amoxicillin; 11 year old child

120mg adult, 30mg child

 

 

 

 

  • Explain what the variables in the formula represent and show all steps in the computations.
  • Incorporate the following five math vocabulary words into your discussion. Use bold font to emphasize the words in your writing (Do not write definitions for the words; use them appropriately in sentences describing your math work.):
    • Literal equation
    • Formula
    • Solve
    • Substitute
    • Conditional equation
  • also i have attached the question just in case you can view.

 

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