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August 22, 2014

August 22, 2014

**Recent Homework Questions About Geometry**

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**Geometry **

I have two questions... #1 if the radius of the two areas is 12in find the length of a chord of an arc of 45, 35, and 60 degrees. #2 the bases of a trapezoid are 30in and 9in and the nonparallel sides are 10in and 17in. Find the area.
*Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 5:52pm*

**Math-Geometry**

I have to calcualte the volume of a cone. The height is 2.1 ft, and the base is 2 inches. I keep coming up with the answer of 8.792 cu ft. There is 4 choice answers given: 0.061 ft,0.610 ft,6.125 ft and 2.016 ft. I have tried several calculators, none of these answers are ...
*Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 2:15pm*

**geometry!!!!!!**

ABC is an isosceles triangle with AB = BC. The circumcircle of ABC has radius 8. Given further that AC is a diameter of the circumcircle, what is the area of triangle ABC?
*Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:03pm*

**geometry!!!!!!!!!!**

Three circles, each with a radius of 10, are mutually tangent to each other. The area enclosed by the three circles can be written as ab√−cπ, where a, b and c are positive integers, and b is not divisible by a square of a prime. What is the value of a+b+c?
*Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:45am*

**geometry**

The angle of depression from the top of a lighthouse to a boat in the water is 30°. If the lighthouse is 89 feet tall how far is the boat from the lighthouse to the nearest foot? Answers available in ... 10Take this time to do your best on this question. A) 45 feet ...
*Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 10:48am*

**Geometry...**

The angle of elevation of the sun at 10:00 a.m. is 29 degree. At this point, a tree shadow's is 32 feet long. How tall is the tree? IS THE ANSWER 15.5 FT?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 9:57pm*

**geometry**

A rectangle has length and width in the ratio of 5:9. If the perimeter is 280, what is the length of the rectangle?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:45pm*

**geometry**

Let O be the center of the circle Γ, and P be a point outside of circle Γ. PA is tangential to Γ at A, and PO intersects Γ at D. If PD=14 and PA=42, what is the radius of Γ.
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 10:53am*

**geometry**

In the English alphabet, there are 7 capital letters that look the same after being rotated 180∘. Those letters are H, I, N, O, S, X, and Z. How many different 3 letter "words" can be made from these letters such that when the word is rotated 180∘, the ...
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 10:39am*

**Analytic Geometry**

A parabola has a directrix y=-3, axis =4 and latus rectum equal to 2. find its equation. Please help me its for my homework
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:38am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of the parabola through (-15/4 ,2) and (0,-1) whose axis is parallel to the x-axis and the latus rectum equal to 4
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:03am*

**geometry**

ABCD is a rectangle. On line segment AB, E is a point such that ∠ADE=17∘ and ∠BCE=29∘. What is the measure of ∠DEC (in degrees)?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:26am*

**geometry**

A semicircle has AB as the endpoints of its diameter, and AB=80. Points C and D are on the circumference of the semicircle such that AD=BC=40. What is the length of DC?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:24am*

**geometry**

Three circles, each with a radius of 10, are mutually tangent to each other. The area enclosed by the three circles can be written as ab√−cπ, where a, b and c are positive integers, and b is not divisible by a square of a prime. What is the value of a+b+c?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:24am*

**geometry**

Missy and Mussy are very messy sisters. Their dresser drawer consists of 43 white socks, 2 black socks, 23 blue socks and 8 red socks. What is the minimum number of socks they must remove from the drawer to be certain they have four socks of the same color?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:23am*

**geometry**

Missy and Mussy are very messy sisters. Their dresser drawer consists of 43 white socks, 2 black socks, 23 blue socks and 8 red socks. What is the minimum number of socks they must remove from the drawer to be certain they have four socks of the same color?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:23am*

**Math **

How could I find the volume of a bowling pin using geometry and or calculus?
*Monday, February 11, 2013 at 1:15am*

**geometry**

cuts across on diagnal saves 1/3 distance of longer side what ratio of short to long side
*Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 8:22pm*

**Geometry**

Why is this statement NOT always true?: The longer diagonal of the rhombus is perpendicular to two sides of the rhombus.
*Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:54pm*

**Geometry**

URGENT PLEASE HELP please help me understand how to draw a net, am i supposed to memorize these or is there a method for drawing nets for different shapes.
*Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:51pm*

**geometry**

the diagonals of a rectangle are 8 units long and intersect at a 60 degree angle. find the dimensions of the rectangle
*Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 3:15pm*

**Geometry**

What is another way to figure out the area of a complex figure?
*Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 8:43am*

**geometry**

a poster art exhibition is to display a square picture with a white border around it. The border must be 10 in. wide at the bottom, 5 in. wide at the top, and 3 in. wide on each side. Using x to represent the length of a side of the picture. A) Write a variable expression for ...
*Friday, February 8, 2013 at 11:20pm*

**geometry**

Circle A has radius 6. Circle B has radius 10. They cross at two points that are 5 apart. What is the overlapping area?
*Friday, February 8, 2013 at 9:21am*

**geometry**

Name the diameter, radius, center, and the equation of the circle with a diameter that has endpoints at (-3, 4) and (5, -2).
*Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 12:06pm*

**geometry**

a rectangle PQRS inscribed in a quadrant of circle of radius 13cm. find area of rectangle.
*Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 5:40am*

**geometry**

if hieght 10 cm and radious =7cm of cone then what is the total surface area.
*Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:05am*

**geometry**

in a triangle D =h+4, area of triangle is 120 sq .cm . then find the base and height of triangle
*Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 2:01am*

**geometry**

How many signals does a polygon with 32 sides have?
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:48pm*

**geometry**

construct a right angled triangle whose perimeter is 10cm and one acute angle is equal to 60?
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:06pm*

**Geometry and Measurement **

Anna builds a rectangular prism storage container with dimensions of 8 inches by 6 inches by 12 inches. She builds a second container with a greater volume by increasing the dimensions of the rectangular prism to 16 inches by 12 inches by 24 inches. How will the volume of the ...
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 4:32pm*

**Geometry and Measurement **

If a can of ravioli with a diameter of 2 inches and a height of 4.5 inches holds 12 ounces of ravioli, how many ounces of ravioli would a can with the same height, but double the diameter, hold?
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 4:30pm*

**geometry and measurement**

A pool designed for lap swimming is rectangular in shape with a uniform depth of 4.5 feet. If the pool is enlarged so that it holds twice as much water, which of the following statements could be true?
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 4:29pm*

**geometry**

If you cut a 3.4 - inch square out of each corner of a piece of paper with dimensions 13 - by - 38.5 inches and fold it into a box, what is the volume of the container?
*Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 11:37am*

**geometry**

Two similar polygons have areas of 50 and 100 sq. in. Find the ratio of the length of a pair of corresponding sides.
*Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 1:44pm*

**geometry**

20+90*955
*Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:00am*

**geometry**

using the diagram where there is <CBD< DAC<ABC<EBA<ACB and D and C equal 45 degrees and B equals 90 degrees what is the measurement for <DAC and < ABC and <EBA and <ACB
*Monday, February 4, 2013 at 7:28pm*

**geometry**

a playground is 50 yd by 50 yd. amy walked across the playground from one corner to the opposite corner. how far did she walk.
*Monday, February 4, 2013 at 6:39pm*

**geometry**

The square of an integer never hasa last digit equal to:a.1 b.4 c.5 d.8 e.9
*Monday, February 4, 2013 at 2:20pm*

**geometry**

The measures of two consecutive angles of a parallelogram are in the ratio 5:4. What is the measure of an acute angle of the parallelogram?
*Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 7:36pm*

**geometry**

A point is moving in a plane in such a way that its distance from the point(3,0)is 1.5 times its distance from the straight line 3x-4=0.find the louces of the point and identify the conic.
*Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:16pm*

**geometry**

Triangle ABC and triangle XYZ are similar. If AB, BC, and AC are 7 inches, 9 inches, and 10 inches respectively, and XY is 9 inches, find XZ to the nearest tenth of an inch.
*Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 12:08pm*

**geometry**

The circle x^2 y^2 2gx 2fy c=0 passes through the points A(-1,-2),B(1,2)and C(2,3). Write down three equation which must satisfied g,f,c.
*Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 8:46am*

**PLEASE HELP TANGENTS AND CIRCLES PROBLEM GEOMETRY**

PLEASE HELP I REALLY NEED HELP. Each of the three circles in the figure below is externally tangent to the other two, and each side of the triangle is tangent to two of the circles. If each circle has radius three, then find the perimeter of the triangle. The figure is ...
*Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 3:44pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

Find KN and LM. In triangle LKM, angle L is bisected. Line segment LK is 11, line segment KN is x-4, line segment NM is 5.4, and line segment LM is 2x + 1.3 (there is a drawing of this triangle) Thanks.
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 5:48pm*

**Geometry**

Find KN and LM. In triangle LKM, angle L is bisected. Line segment LK is 11, line segment KN is x-4, line segment NM is 5.4, and line segment LM is 2x + 1.3 (there is a drawing of this triangle) Thanks.
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 5:30pm*

**geometry**

AB and AD are tangents of the circle with the center at C. The measure of BDC = 45o, and the circle has a diameter of 4. Which is the length of AB?
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 2:30pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

The perimeter of triangle ABC is 120. LIne segment BD bisects <B. Line segment AD= 15, and line segment DC= 21. FInd AB and BC. Thanks.
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:12pm*

**Geometry -8th gr**

Given: triangle ABC ~ triangle PQR, m<A = 75 degrees, m<P = (5x + 7y) degrees, m<R = (3x + 4y) degrees, and m<B =( 2x + 9y) degrees. FInd m<R. Thanks
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:11pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

Can you please help me solve this question? Express the ratio x^2 + 4x -12/ x^2 - 4 in simplest form. Thanks.
*Friday, February 1, 2013 at 12:09pm*

**Geometry**

THE VOLUME OF AN OBLIQUE CONE WITH EQUAL DIAMETER AND HEIGHT IS 18*3.14CM^3. FIND THE HEIGHT AND RADIUS (TO THE NEAREST CM). PLEASE HELP THIS IS MY LAST TEST AND I GRADUATE!!! THANKS SO MUCH!!
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:56pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

Can you please help me with this question? 1.) Given: triangle ABC ~ triangle XYZ, m<A= 50 degrees, m<X= (2x +5y) degrees, m>Z=( 55 + y) degrees, and that m<B=(102-x) degrees. Find m<Z. Thanks.
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:54pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

The geometric mean x of two numbers is the positive value of x that satisfies the proportion a/x =x/b, where a and b are given. Find the geometric mean of 16 and 9.
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:48pm*

**Geometry-8th gr**

IF 3a =2b and 4b=9c, find the ratio of a to c in simplest form and show steps.
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:46pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

What is the equation of the circle touching the lines x-3y-11=0 and 3x-y-9=0 having its center on the line x+2y+19=0
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:32pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

What is the equation of the circle touching the lines x-3y-11=0 and 3x-y-9=0 having its center on the line x+2y+19=0
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:32pm*

**Geometry-yes or no**

10/4=18/x would you cross multiply then divide to solve this proportion?
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:39am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of the circle, with radius 1, tangent to the line 3x+4y=5 and having its center on the line x+2y=0
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:39am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of the circle touching the lines x+2y=4, x+2y=2 and y=2x-5 Please I need help, its for my homework
*Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:07am*

**geometry **

Papa's Pizza charges $0.05 per square inch of pizza. Pizza is measured by the diameter. How much will pap's Pizza charge for a 7-inch, 10-inch, and 14-inch pizza? From your results, do you think this is how the p rice of pizza is determined? Explain.
*Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 8:47pm*

**Geometry**

The points A,B,C,D have coordinates (3,3) (8,0) (-1,1) (-6,4) respectively. Find the coordinates of the point of intersection of the diagonals AC and BD? Help plZ!!!
*Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 7:51pm*

**Geometry**

You are given the cordinates of the four points A (6,2), B(2.4), C (-6, -2) and D (-2,-4). Show that the equation of the line DA is 4y-3x = -10 help please!!
*Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 6:25pm*

**geometry**

a ladder is placed next to a building to get to the top. the bottom of the ladder is placed 7 feet away from the building at an angle of 56 degrees.how tall is the building?
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 11:00pm*

**geometry**

are the triangles similar? if so,state the similarity and the postulate or theorem that justifies your answer.
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:43pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of the circle with radius sqrt2 tangent to the line x+y=3 and having its center on the line y=4x
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:34pm*

**analytic geometry**

The (x,y) is equidistant from (0,0) and (4,-2). Find its algebraic equation.
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9:56pm*

**geometry**

Angle BAC equals 1/2 angle ACB; what is angle DAB?
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9:22pm*

**AP Chem**

The electron-domain geometry and molecular geometry of iodine trichloride are __________ and __________, respectively. The answer is trigonal bipyramidal, T-shaped, respectively- I do not understand the approach PLEASE EXPLAIN HOW YOU GOT THE ANSWER!!!
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:45pm*

**Geometry**

Given a quadrilateral having coordinates A(6,8), B(12,4), C(6,0) and D(4,0), first graph the quadrilateral on graph paper and connect the vertices. Shade in the quadrilateral and then reflect it across the x-axis. Do NOT shade in the resulting image. Now reflect this new image...
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 8:38pm*

**AP Chem please help!**

The electron-domain geometry and molecular geometry of iodine trichloride are __________ and __________, respectively. The answer is trigonal bipyramidal, T-shaped, respectively- I do not understand the approach
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:58pm*

**AP Chemistry- PLEASE HELP**

The electron-domain geometry and molecular geometry of iodine trichloride are __________ and __________, respectively.
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:12pm*

**geometry**

The verticles of triangles BAD are B(1,3) A(7,5) and D (9.-3). If E is the midpoint of segment BA and F is the midpoint of segement AD show that a. segement EF is parallel to BD b. Ef = 1/2BD
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 7:05pm*

**Geometry**

ABCD is a parallelogram. Segment AC = 4x + 10. Find the value of x and y.
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 2:58pm*

**geometry**

The figure shows a partially completed set of steps to construct figure PQRS. The next step is to construct side RS of the figure so that side RS is congruent to side PQ and angle PQR is congruent to angle SRN. The chart shows the steps each of the four students took to draw ...
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 2:51pm*

**geometry **

parallelogram ABCD has vertices A(8,2),B(6,-4),And C(-5,-4).find the coordinates of D.
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 1:33pm*

**Geometry; Check**

Measuring segments: 8. Line AB ; A= -8 B= -6 Answer: Line AB=2 9. Line BD ; B= -6 D=-3 Answer: Line BD= 9 10. Line AD ; A= -8 D= -3 Answer: Line AD= 11 11. Line CE ; C= 1 E= 7 Answer: Line CE=6
*Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 1:02pm*

**geometry**

sodium has a body-centered cubic structure with a unit cell that is 430 picometers wide. estimate the radius of a sodium atom. please help me, I don't know how to get the solution. THank you
*Monday, January 28, 2013 at 5:41pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (-1,6) and tangent to the lines x-2y+8=0 and 2x+y+6=0. Please I really need your help. I just do not know what to do.
*Monday, January 28, 2013 at 3:26am*

**Geometry**

A tree casts a shadow that is 70 feet long. At the same time a person is standing nearby who is 5 feet 6 inches tall and their shadpw os 60 inches long. What is the proportion and what is the height of the tree?
*Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 12:36pm*

**geometry**

if measure of angle SUT=3x+6 and measure of angle RUS=5x-4, find measure of angle SUT
*Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 11:39am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (3,7) and tangent to the line x-3y+8=0. Please, How do I solve this? Help me
*Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 11:33pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (3,7) and tangent to the line x-3y+8=0. Please, How do I solve this? Help me
*Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 10:27pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (3,7) and tangent to the lines x-3y+8=0 and y=3x. Please Help me solve this. Explain it to me slowly cause I am not really good with this
*Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 9:24am*

**Geometry**

If you go to Eden a math tuition you will have the diagram for this question but if you do not there will be ... LET ME JUST GET TO THE QUESTION Question: what is the measure of MQ in the diagram shown?
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 2:15pm*

**Geometry- Steve**

Hey Steve, in the proportion 9/x=15/25 would you cross multiply 9 and 25 and x and 15???
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:42am*

**Geometry-Solve for x**

ok so I have to solve for x in this problem. and I have tried and tried to figure it out but I cant. 12(4x-2)=9(3x+2) I distributed them but after that when I try to simplify im lost. can someone please help???
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 10:25am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (3,7) and tangent to the lines x-3y+8=0 and y=3x. Please help me
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 9:36am*

**geometry**

how to rationalize the denominator
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 9:16am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through (3,7) and tangent to the line x-3y+8=0
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 9:13am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Find the equation of a circle passing through and tangent to the line x-3y+8=0
*Friday, January 25, 2013 at 8:24am*

**geometry**

Two observers are 200 feet apart,in line with a tree containing a birds nest.The anles of elevation to the birds nest are 30 degrees and 60 degrees.How far is each observer from the base of the tree? Please help me my assigment is due tommorrow!!!!!
*Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 7:07pm*

**geometry**

Suppose the cordinate of P is 2, PQ = 8, and PR = 12. What are the possible cordinates of the midpoint of the given segment? PQ PR QR
*Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 10:45pm*

**Geometry **

What is a Pythagorean theorem ?
*Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:20pm*

**geometry**

which side of triangle DEF corresponds to:
*Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 8:31pm*

**set (math)**

A class of 47 students took examination in algebra and geometry. If 29 passed algebra and 26 passed geometry and 4 failed in both subjects, how many passed both subjects? With solution please, tnx...
*Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:25am*

**geometry **

give the following determine the set (A'U'B)n(AUB)' U ={1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8} A={1,2,3,7,8} B={1,3,4,6}
*Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 6:23pm*

**geometry**

A drug company is testing new toothpaste in 2 flavors, regular and cinnamon. In a sample of 193 people, 121 liked regular, 112 people liked cinnamon, and 46 liked both.
*Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 2:47pm*

**geometry**

I need help on a question that wants me to find x and y on a 45-45-90 triangle they only give me one side wich is three.I already solved for x which is three root two over two...Is that right? I don't know how to solve for y... Please someone help me....:(
*Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 12:44am*

**Analytic Geometry**

Give the equation of the circle tangent to both axes of radius 5 and in the 1st quadrant. Can you help me solve this?
*Monday, January 21, 2013 at 5:31pm*

**Analytic Geometry**

What are the equations of the circles tangent to the x-axis, of radius 4 and whose center is at (-2,y) Please help, how do I solve this problem?
*Monday, January 21, 2013 at 4:40am*

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