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Recent Homework Questions About Geometry

geometry
I have a triangle ADB. AD = 2, AB = 3 DB is x. I need to find x. Additional info. AB/BC = BD/BD = AD/BD. Other triangle is DCB. DB is x, DC is 8, CB is y. Booth of triangles are connect by DB. Figure resembles a kite. (Needed to complete 3/y =x/x= 2/x. Is this correct?)
Monday, April 20, 2015 by robin

Math
Can you please help with this geometry question. An open box is formed from a square piece of material by cutting 2-in squares from each corner of the material and folding up the sides. If the volume of the box that is formed is to be 72 in cubed, what was the original piece ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Cassandra

geometry
I did problem but would like someone to see if I did it correctly. triangle ABC similar to ADE by AA theorem need x and y. start at B and go rt. around the 2 connected triangles BA=12; (AD 8 with rest of line =y so have ADC = 8+y; CD = 9. Line DE = x. <D = 90 deg. So have ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by robin

Precalculus Trig (Geometry)
A rectangular doorway is 38 meters wide and 60 meters high. The doorway is capped with a semi-ellipse that is 13 meters high at its center. Find the height h of the doorway and window 5 meters from the center. From the ellipse equation, I can see that a should be 19 and b ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Michele

Precalculus Trig (Geometry)
A large doorway has the shape of a parabolic arch. The doorway is 20 feet high at the top of the arch and 20 feet wide at the base. At a height of 10 feet above the floor, find the width of the arch. If you start the vertex of the parabola at 0,0, that means the equation ...
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Michele

geometry and measurement
A Cone-shaped piece of paper has a height of 15 centimeters and a radius of 1.2 centimeters. The cone is 2/3 filled with sand. What is the approximate volume of the portion of the cone not filled with sand?
Sunday, April 19, 2015 by Trinity

geometry
I had to complete the following solution by filling in the missing statements and reasons. I filled out the statements, but am having trouble wording the last two reasons. Following solution: x-2(3x-4)=18 Statement: x-2(3x-4)=18 Reason: Given Statement: x-6x+8=18 Reason: ...
Saturday, April 18, 2015 by Bridget

geometry
What is scale factor for the dilation of segment AB into segment CD? Draw the dilation of segment AB with scale factor 2/3 and label it segment EF. The figure is 2 || segments with point A(3, -3) with B(6,3). Other segment is C(4,-4) with D(8,4). Cant seem to get it figured ...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by Jeremy

Analytic and Solid Geometry
Find the point on the y-axis that is equidistant from (5 ,1) and (-3 -1). The answer is (0,4) but I dont know the process.
Friday, April 17, 2015 by MIKA

geometry
The figure shown is a rectangle. the green shape in the figure is a square. The blue and white figures are rectangles, and the area of the blue rectangle is 24 square inches. a. write an expression for the area of the entire figure that includes an exponent. Then find the area...
Friday, April 17, 2015 by catsanddogs

analytical geometry
Determine the value of p if A(-3;p) is equidistant from the points C(7;-1) and D(4;-4)
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by kamogelo

Geometry
An ant starts at a foot of a staircase and crawls to the base of the fourth step. If each step is 8 inches tall and 10 inches wide, how far is the ant from where it began? The answer is 6(square root of 41) or 38.4. I have no clue in how to get to that answer.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Zunie

Geometry
A construction crew wants to hoist a heavy beam so that it is standing up straight. Th ey tie a rope to the beam, secure the base, and pull the rope through a pulley to raise one end of the beam from the ground. When the beam makes an angle of 408 with the ground, the top of ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Nahomi

geometry
I have triangle ABC. Bottom is AC with midpoint F. There is a point under F called P with a little backward Z connecting F & P. A segment goes from D (midpoint of AB)to P and from E (midpoint of BC) to P. I got AD=3; BC=8 I have AF=7. I don't know how to figure out AP? Any...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Jeremy

geometry
Which of the following statements is not always true? A. In a rhombus, the diagonals bisect opposite angles. B. In a rhombus, the diagonals are perpendicular. C. In a rhombus, the diagonals are congruent. D. In a rhombus, all four sides are congruent.
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by Destiney

geometry
figure of kite top pointed left. Tail is point E. Segment from AB perpendicular to CD. Top side of kite is AC, bottom side is CB. I figured it ==== AC 9y-6 = 7y; I got 3 for y. So, C = 21; for (x) I got 5x+18=5x + 15 (x) = 3. So AD IS 9. AE is 5x+6y= 15+18. So AE is 33. Did I ...
Thursday, April 16, 2015 by miranda

geometry
I tired but answers don't make since. Problem is segment CD is perpendicular bisector of segment AB. Need to find lengths of AC (9y-6), AD (3x), and AE ((5x +6). Others: BE=(5x+ y), BD (x + 10) and CB (7y). Figure like a kite. HELPPPPPPPPPP.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by miranda

geometry
The cargo space of the truck is 2.44 meters wide, 2.76 meters high, and 8.20 meters long. How many cubic meters of cargo space does the truck have?
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry/trig
Initially a fifty foot ladder rests against a wall. As I start to climb it, the ladder slides down, finally stopping such that the ladder touches the wall at a point 8 feet below where it originally touched the wall. During the slide, the base of the ladder slid 16 feet from ...
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by eman

geometry
question is: find the coordinates of midpoint P of line BC. Calculate lengths of AP, BP, CP. P is ? (midpoint of BC which bisects <A(0,0), B(0, 2k), C(2h,0). Thank you.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by chloe

geometry
Henry -- on 1-24-14 you answered the question of the trangle ABC with midpoint of P. She didn't ask for P. What would it be?
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by chloe

geometry
a racing track whose left and right ends are semicircular . the distance between two inner parallel line segments is 70 m and they are each 105 m long . if the track is 7 m wide , find the difference in the lengths of the inner edge and outer edge of the track .
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 by smriti

geometry
I tried to figure this problem out, Did I do it correct? m<XWY = 2x+5, m<YWZ = 5x-79, m<XWZ = 122 degrees. m<XWZ = ? I got 28. (2x+5)+ (5x-79 = 122 degrees. 7x = 196 = 28. Did I do It right?
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by miranda

geometry
Steve pored six 2 liter bottles of apple juice into an empty rectangular drink dispenser measuring 40 centimeters long and 20 centimeters wide. Calculate the interior area of the dispenser that is in contact with the apple juice. 1 L is 1000cm3
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by karocks

Geometry
Need help, not sure what I am suppose to do. Estimate the area between the graph of 4y = 16 - x^2 and the x-axis. The picture of a mound is on a piece of graph paper. Points A(-4,0) B(0,4)(4,0) Point B is the top of mound.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by Jane

geometry
I need help with following problem. I have (2||lines (AB and CD). A line intercepts which I called AE. (<A is 32 degrees).Middle of AE I put an (F) on top <)on line CD and (X is bottom <)of line CD. I need to find x. Help is appreciated.
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by chloe

geometry
Draw an equilateral triangle ABC with side length 4cm to scale and then draw dotted lines to show all axes of symmetry of this triangle
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 by Nelly

geometry
need help to see if I did ok. Question: Consider points A(-2,0), B(2,3) and C(5, -1) forms a triangle. What is slope AB, AC and BC. I got AB=1/2, BC= -2, and AC = i1/2. Correct or did I goof?
Monday, April 13, 2015 by kari

geometry
Steve pored six 2 liter bottles of apple juice into an empty rectangular drink dispenser measuring 40 centimeters long and 20 centimeters wide. Calculate the interior area of the dispenser that is in contact with the apple juice. 1 L is 1000cm3
Monday, April 13, 2015 by karocks

geometry
have 2 || lines C and d. lines intersect lines are a and b. On a, has 2 alternate interior <s 95 and x; 2 al. exterior <s 95 and 85 degrees. On b, consecutive interior <s 72 and y. What is x and y. Please explain reasoning in paragraph proof.
Sunday, April 12, 2015 by bob

geometry
I need help. One diagram backward Z, has 2|lines intersected by another line. The upper corner on left is 32 degrees. coming down intersecting line, the bottom <Z is outside corner of figure. The other figure is a triangle. Left corner = x, rt. corner =46 degrees , top ?. X...
Sunday, April 12, 2015 by robin

9th grade geometry
Rounded to the nearest hundred cubic meters, what is the total capacity (cone and cylinder) of the storage container? the cone is on top of the cylinder. the radius of the cone is 6 meters and the height of the cone is 8 meters. the height of the cylinder is 10 meters. im ...
Sunday, April 12, 2015 by evan

GEOMETRY
cASEY SIGHTS THE TOP OF AN 84 FOOT TALL LIGHTHOUSE AT AN ANGLE OF ELEVATION OF 58 DEGREE. IF CASEY IS 6 FEET TALL, HOW FAR IS HE STANDING FROM THE BASE OF THE LIGHTHOUSE. I DO NOT UNDERSTAND WHAT IS ANGLE OF ELEVATION CAN YOU SHOW ME AN EXAMPLE PLEASE THANK YOU.
Sunday, April 12, 2015 by THOMAS

geometry
with 2 pentagons (A, B, C, D, E) & F, G, H, I, J.) start with A in lower left corner. Same with F. AE=10, BC=8: FG=9, FJ=15. There are diagonal line CE & HJ. x= AB, Y=GH. Find the scale factor of ABCDE to FGHIJ; need value of x & y; perimeter of ABCDE is 38, what is perimeter ...
Sunday, April 12, 2015 by mary

geometry
Given: AC perpendicular BD and AB congruent CB. Prove AD congruent CD. It is a kite figure. I need statements and reasons. Problem states Plan: prove triangle ABE congruent CBE. The use congruent corresponding parts AE and CE to show right triangle AED congruent CED. AD and CD...
Friday, April 10, 2015 by eric

geometry
Complete the flow proof for a Hypotenuse-Angle Theorem. Given AC congruent DF, <C congruent <F. <B and <E are right angles. Prove triangle ABC congruent triangle DEF. Thanks for tutors.
Friday, April 10, 2015 by chloe

geometry
a forest ranger spots a fire from 28-foot tower. the angle of depression from the tower to the fire is 11 degre to the nearest foot, how far is the fire from the base of the tower
Friday, April 10, 2015 by mary

geometry
do you compare the graphs of y=1/x with y=-10/x; y=1/x with y=1/x+3 + 3?
Friday, April 10, 2015 by jeremy

Geometry
Write a two column proof: Given: ABCD is a parallelogram BQ is conguent to DS, PA is congruent to RC Prove PQRS is a parallelogram
Thursday, April 9, 2015 by Michael

Geometry help
If a regular triangle has a perimeter of 30sqrt3 what is its apothem?
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
A crate is 7ft. Wide 7ft. Deep and 7ft. Tall write the measurements of the crate in exponential notation, standard form, and expanded form
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 by Ana

Geometry
The measures, in degrees, of the three angles are x, x+10, and 2x-6. Find the measure of all three angles of the triangle.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 by Bella

Geometry
Point X is on line AC such that AX = 3 CX = 12. If <ABC = <BXA = 90 degrees, then what is BX? Please help I have no idea how to approach this
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 by Gem

Geometry
A solid with two parallel bases cannot be which of the following? 1. cylinder**** 2. cube 3. prism 4. pyramid Thank you
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 by BUBBLES

geometry
given <1= (and curved on top of = sign), proof that m<1 = m<5. statement reason 1. <1=(with line above<2 given 2. <2 = (with line above = sign)<5 symmetry of property of equality 3. statement blank reason transitive prop. of angle congruence (was given) 4....
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 by chloe

geometry
A small airplane takes off from point A and continues to climb upward in a straight line, as shown in the diagram. What is the plane’s distance from point A when it reaches point C
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 by tiffany

geometry
use the midpoint formula to find endpoint c. A = (-3, 2) B is midpoint (5, -4). I know AB is I/2 of AC. I tried and got x= 14, y= -11. Correct? and how do you graph it? Thanks
Monday, April 6, 2015 by kirk

geometry
if m<1 = 60 degrees, then m<3 + m<5 = what? | \2| 1 \| 3 ------- | ------ 6 |\ 4 |5\ | what is the transitive property of angle congruence?
Monday, April 6, 2015 by eric

Math: Geometry
Joe is making a toy from a rectangular block of wood. He drills two holes, each with diameter 1.4 cm, through the block. The block of wood has length 15 cm, width 8 cm, and height 5 cm. a)What is the volume of the block before the holes are drilled? b)What is total volume ...
Monday, April 6, 2015 by Thomas Simmons

geometry
use diagram given: m<XWY = 2x+5, m<YWZ = 5x-79, and m<XWZ = 122 degrees. m<YWZ= what? (x) (y) (w) (z) connect x to w, w to z, w to y Does WY bisect ,XWZ? Please show work. Th u
Monday, April 6, 2015 by eric

geometry
sorry about nos. A(-3, 2) B (5, -4).calculate midpoint. Calculate length of AB, AM, and MB. Thanks again
Monday, April 6, 2015 by robin

geometry.
use midpoint formula to calculate the midpoint of AB. Name it point M and plot it in the graph. Calculate lengths AB, AM, MB. thanks for help.
Monday, April 6, 2015 by robin

geometry
Given m<XWY = 2x+5, m<YWZ = 5x-79, and m<XWZ = 122 degrees, M<XWZ = what (X) (y) (W) (Z) connect letters x to w, w to y, and w to z. Does WY bisect <XWZ. show work please th you
Monday, April 6, 2015 by robin

Geometry help
1. If a square has a radius of twelve, would its apothem be 6sqrt2? What will its area be? How would I solve it? 2. If triangle has a radius of 12, would its apothem be 7sqrt3? How would I find the area? 3. How would I find the area of a hexagon if it's apothem is 7sqrt3?
Saturday, April 4, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
State whether the following numbers make a right triangle and a Pythagorean triple: 2, 2 root 2, and 2 root 3 I am pretty sure that both answers are no, because 2 squared and 2 root 2 squared equal 8, whereas 2 root 3 squared equals 6, so it cannot form a right triangle or ...
Saturday, April 4, 2015 by Morgan

geometry
Two sides of a triangle are 22 and 34.The length of the third side must be greater than ____ and less than ____.
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Rick

geometry
The degree measures of the angles of triangle ABC are represented by 2x+8,x-8 and 2x-20,state the measure of each angle
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Rick

Geometry
A post tree outside of matts house casts a 12 foot shadow at a certain time of day. At the same time matt, who is 6 feet tall, casts a 2 foot shadow. How tall is the tree? How do I solve this? The marketing department of the company is considering making a keychain with a ...
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Hannah

Geometry help
if the volume of a rectangular prism is 420 cubic units what is its vilume if one dimension is halved a second dimension is reduced to one third its original length and a third dimension remains unchanged? How would I do this?
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Hannah

Geometry
A pilot sees a guy at an angle of depression of 50 degrees. If the pilot is 200 degrees from the guy, how high is the pilot? Would it be sin(50) x 200?
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Steve

Geometry
AB (with an arrow over AB I can't past the arrow so yeah) passes through A(-3, 0) and B(-6, 5). What is the equation of the line that passes through the origin and is parallel to AB? (with an arrow over it again) a)5x – 3y = 0 b)-x + 3y = 0 c)-5x – 3y = 0 d)3x + ...
Friday, April 3, 2015 by Emily

Geometry
In triangle PQR, we have <P = 30 degrees, <Q = 60 degrees, and <R=90 degrees. Point X is on line PR such that line QX bisects <PQR. If PQ = 12, then what is the area of triangle PQX$?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by Gem

geometry
Three basketball teams measured the height of each player on their team. The table shows the mean and the mean absolute deviation of the heights for each team. Which statements are correct? Choose exactly two answers that are correct. Team Mean height (cm) MAD (cm) Bulldogs ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by Mystery linn

6th Grade Geometry Help Please
Hi again, so when calculating a circle's dimensions, circumference and area do you use the squared symbol and for a rectangular prism's dimensions, surface area, and volume do you use the squared symbol? Please respond quickly!!! Thank You Very Much.
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by MusicLover14

6th Grade Geometry Help and A.S.A.P!!
I forgot so, when calculating a circle's circumference, and area do you measure the circle in inches or centimeters? Also, calculating a rectangular prism's surface area and volume do you use inches or centimeters to measure it? Thanks. Please answer as soon as ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by MusicLover14

Geometry
A telephone pole is supported by a steel cable which extends from the top of the pole to a point on the ground 3 meters from its base. When Leah walks 2.5 meters from the base of the pole toward the point where the cable is attached to the ground, her head just touches the ...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by Gem

Geometry
Two triangles are similar. The ratio of their areas is 1:4. If the height of the smaller triangle is 3 cm, how long is the corresponding height of the larger triangle, in centimeters? does this mean that i just multiply the numbers of the sides by four?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by G

geometry
afence is to be built on the diagnal of a rectangular dog park which is 250ft by 200ft to the nearest tenth of a foot. how much fence will be required?
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by ky

Geometry
The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 6 cm, 7 cm and 9 cm. In a similar triangle whose perimeter is 110 cm, what is the length of the longest side, in centimeters? i know that the first triangle's perimeter is 22, but i'm not sure how this will help me.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Gem

geometry
An obtuse isosceles triangle has one angle with a measure of (2x) degrees and another angle (5x) degress. What is the measure of the third angle of the triangle?
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 by Jen

geometry
At a point on the ground 50 feet from the front of a tree, the angle of elevation to the top of the tree is 48 degrees. Find the height of the tree.
Monday, March 30, 2015 by crash

Geometry check
Find the perimeter and are of a regular truangle with an apothem of 9 ft. Is the perimeter 54 ft & the area 243 ft?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Anonymous

Geometry help
Find the perimeter, apothem, and area of a regular triangle with a radius of 6sqrt3. How do I do this?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Anonymous

Geometry
In triangle ABC, points X and Z are on line AB and Y is on line AC such that line XY is parallel to line BC and line ZY is parallel to line XC. If AZ = 8 and ZX = 4, then what is XB?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Jake

Geometry
Points F, E, and D are on the sides line AB, line AC, and line BC, respectively, of right triangle ABC such that AFDE is a square. If AB = 12 and AC = 8, then what is AF?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Mona

Geometry
In the triangle, angles ABC and ADE are right angles. If AC = 35, AE = 11, and BE = 10, then what is AD?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Mona

Geometry
In a triangle, we have line QR parallel to line ST, PQ = 8, QS = 6, and PT = 12. Find PR.
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by Harry

Geometry
an architect designs a rectangular window such that the width of the window is 40 com less than the height. If the perimeter of the window is 500 cm, what are the widths and heights?
Sunday, March 29, 2015 by CJ

geometry
In quadrilateral QRTS, we have QR = 11, QS = 9, and ST=2. Sides line RQ and line ST are extended past Q and S, respectively, to meet at point P. If PS = 8 and PQ = 5, then what is RT?
Saturday, March 28, 2015 by mike

Geometry
we have line QR parallel= to line ST, PQ = 8, QS = , and PT = 12. Find PR.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 by Ron

geometry
A parallelogram with sides of length of 4.5 feet and 9 feet, and a distance between the 9-foot sides of 0.8 foot.
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by yancy

geometry
In quadrilateral QRTS, we have QR = 11, QS = 9, and ST=2. Sides line RQ and line ST are extended past Q and S, respectively, to meet at point P. If PS = 8 and PQ = 5, then what is RT?
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Jill

Geometry
A rectangular quilt's length is twice the length of a rectangular picture, and the quilt's width is three times the width of the same picture. The area of the picture is 2 square feet. What is the area of the quilt, in square feet?
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Liv

Geometry
The length of a rectangle is 3x+10 feet and its width is x+12 feet. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 76 feet, how many square feet are in the area of the rectangle?
Thursday, March 26, 2015 by Mark

Geometry
The area of a rectangular space is 128 square feet. What are the possible pairs of whole number dimensions in feet?
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by George

geometry
A train in the mountains rises 10ft for every 250ft it moves along the track. Find the elevation of the track.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 by joshua

geometry
The circumference of a bowling ball is about 27 inches. Find its volume to the nearest tenth.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by Helena

geometry
On July 16, 1882, a massive thunderstorm of Dubuque, Iowa, produced huge hailstones. The diameter of some of the hailstones was 17 inches. Ice weighs about 0.033 pounds/inches cubed. What was the approximate weight of these hailstones to the nearest pound?
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by Helena

geometry
the following system of equations bounds a region. If the region is rotated about the line x=0, what is the shape of the resulting solid figure? y=-2x+4 X=0 Y=0 Y=2
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by al

GEOMETRY
What is the area of a triangle? 7 ft by 3 ft with 55 degrees angle Please confirm my answer or tell me what I did wrong... • 6.0 ft² • 8.6 ft² • 15.0 ft² • 17.2 ft² my answer
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
triangle ABC is isosceles with AC = BC and <ACB = 106 degrees. Point M is in the interior of the triangle so that <MAC = 7 degrees and <MCA = 23 degrees. Find the number of degrees in <CMB
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by G

geometry
An equilateral triangle and a square both have perimeters of 48 inches. What is the ratio of the length of the side of the triangle to the length of the side of the square?
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 by G

Geometry
The vertices are WXYZ. WZ is parallel to XY. XW is not parallel to YZ. Angles X and W are right angles. Identify the quadrilateral.
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Kathy

Geometry 2
What is the area of the regular pentagon below? The five sides are 20 Ft each
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
A cone has a volume of 600 pi inches cubed. Find two possible sets of dimensions for the height and radius of the cone.
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Helena

Geometry B
A kite has diagonals 5.3 ft and 6 ft. What is the area of the kite? • 5.65 ft² • 15.9 ft² • 31.8 ft² My answer??? • 22.6 ft²
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
Harold has a photograph that is 8 in. Test Image 10 in. that he wants to print at a reduced size to fit into a frame that is 6 in. tall. What will be the dimensions of the new photograph?
Monday, March 23, 2015 by Anonymous

Urgent geometry help
On a isosceles triangle, how would you find the area and perimeter when given the bases: 12 and 32 and a 45 degree angle?
Sunday, March 22, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
Construct an equilateral of altitude 5.5 cm
Saturday, March 21, 2015 by Anonymous

geometry
In triangle ABC, the measure of <A is 86 degrees. The measure of <B is 22 degrees more than three times the measure of <C. What is the measure, in degrees, of <C?
Friday, March 20, 2015 by G

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