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# Homework Help: Math: Geometry

## Recent Homework Questions About Geometry

Geometry
What is an equation in point-slope form for the line perpendicular to y=2x+13 that contains (8,-4)?
Sunday, March 9, 2014 by Sierra

Geometry
Write an equation in slope-intercept form of the line through points S(-7,-6) and T(10,8).
Sunday, March 9, 2014 by Libby

Math Geometry
Marisol is painting on a piece of canvas that has an area of 180 square inches. The length of the Painting is 1 1/4 times the width. What are the dimensions of the painting this is for elementary school so make it simple
Friday, March 7, 2014 by Donald

Math Geometry
Marisol is painting on a piece of canvas that has an area of 180 square inches. The length of the Painting is 1 1/4 times the width. What are the dimensions of the painting
Friday, March 7, 2014 by Donald

Geometry
In baseball, the length of the path between each pair of consecutive bases is 90 feet. The paths form right angles. How far does the ball need to travel if it is thrown from home plate directly to second base? A. 90 feet B. 127.3 feet C. 135.7 feet D. 180 feet
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by anon

geometry
A 7-foot ladder is leaned against a building in such a way that the bottom of the ladder is 4 feet from the base of the wall. Find the angle formed between the ladder and the ground.
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by Pris

Geometry
If (triangle)IGH is congruent to (triangle)KLJ, then <H is congruent to ___
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
Given L || m, m<9 = 9x + 5, and m<5 = x+ 37, find the value of x
Thursday, March 6, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
Two parallel chords lies on opposite sides of the centre of a circle of radius 13cm. Their length are 10cm and 24cm what is the distance between the chords
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 by Temi

Geometry
Which of the following is not a postulate used to prove the congruence of two triangles? a. ASA b. SSA c. SAS d. SSS I think its C?
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 by Sarah

Geometry
A right triangle must be a. isosceles b. acute c. scalene d. either isosceles or scalene
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
Which statement from Euclidean geometry is also true in spherical geometry? a. A line has infinite length b. Two intersecting lines divide the plane into four regions c. Two perpendicular lines create four right angles d. The intersection of two lines create four angles. I ...
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 by Kylee

geometry
A slide 2.8 m long makes an angle of 25 degrees with the ground. How high is the top of the slide above the ground?
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 by Anonymous

geometry
The measure of an exterior angle of a regular polygon is given. Find the number of sides of the polygon? Given number is 72?
Monday, March 3, 2014 by Dylan

Geometry
Determine if the conjecture is true or false based on given information. Given: Point P is the interior of <KJQ Conjecture: m<KJP is congruent to m<PJQ
Monday, March 3, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
what is the image of a(3 -1) after a reflection, first across the line y=3, then across the line x=-1 (-5,7) (3,-1) (-5,-1) (-1,-5)
Monday, March 3, 2014 by Kandy

geometry
how can i prove (s-b)/r = r(lowercase a)=(s-c)?
Monday, March 3, 2014 by victoria

Geometry/Trig
A plane is flying and show an air speed of 130 mi/h. However, there is a 20 mi/hr crosswind. What is the resulting speed of the plane.
Monday, March 3, 2014 by Anna

Geometry
Which reason justifies that BD = BC + CD? a. Addition property b. Symmetric Property c. Segment Addition Postulate d. Ruler Postulate I't thinking its Addition Property but then again I'm probably completely wrong...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
Solve for x: 3x + 20 and 2x + 24
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
if m<GEF = 2x + 10, m<DEF = 5x- 10, and m<GED = 70, find m<GEF and m<DEF
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by Kylee

Geometry
A trapezoid has a perimeter of 14 feet. What will the perimeter be if each side length is increased by a factor 7? A. 21 feet B. 98 feet C. 196 feet D. 686 feet This one is def B correct?
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

Geometry
A rectangle has an area of 6 square meters. What will be the area of the rectangle if each side length is increased by a factor 5? A. 11 square meters B. 30 square meters C. 125 square meters D. 150 square meters I think the answer is B
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

Geometry
A rectangular prism has a base that is 5 cm by 7 cm and a height of 12 cm. If all dimensions are doubled, what happens to the volume? A. When the dimensions are doubled, the volume is twice the original volume. B. When the dimensions are doubled, the volume is three times the ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

Geometry
how do I set up this problem a man standing on the deck of a ship with his eyes 25 feet above sea level notes that the angle of elevation to the top of a 25 foot lighthouse is 3 degrees 27 minutes. how far is the boat from the lighthouse
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by Maryellen

Geometry
A triangle is enlarged by a factor of 3. The perimeter of the new triangle is 36 feet. What could be the lengths of the sides of the original triangle? A. 3 feet, 4 feet, and 5 feet B. 1.5 feet, 1.25 foot, and 1.25 foot C. 2 feet, 0.5 feet, and 1.8 feet D. 4 feet, 4 feet, and ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

Geometry
The circumference of a circle changes from 20 to 4 after a dilation. What was the scale factor of the dilation? A. 1/25 B. 1/5 C. 5 D. 25
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

Geometry
A circle with a radius of 1/2 ft is dilated by a scale factor of 8. Which statements about the new circle are true? Check all that apply. A.The length of the new radius will be 4 feet. B.The length of the new radius will be 32 feet. C.The new circumference will be 8 times the ...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 by anon

geometry
If A point K is the reflection of L (2,5) IN THE Y AXIS WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF KL
Saturday, March 1, 2014 by Help Please

Geometry
how do I set up this problem a man standing on the deck of a ship with his eyes 25 feet above sea level notes that the angle of elevation to the top of a 25 foot lighthouse is 3 degrees 27 minutes. how far is the boat from the lighthouse
Saturday, March 1, 2014 by Maryellen

Geometry equation of circles
Find the equation of the circle that passes through (2,2) and tangent to the line x=1 and x=6.
Saturday, March 1, 2014 by Jimuel

Geometry
What is the height of a cylinder with a volume of 384π cubic inches and a radius of 8 inches? Round to the nearest tenth of an inch.
Friday, February 28, 2014 by anon

Geometry
A cylindrical water tank has a diameter of 20 feet and a height of 15 feet. How much water is needed to fill the tank?
Friday, February 28, 2014 by anon

Math (Geometry)
Give one example of how to solve for a missing side, given 1 side (59 ft) and 1 reference angle (35 degrees) solving with the variable in the numerator. Please help and show as much work as possible!
Thursday, February 27, 2014 by FRED!!!!!

geometry
PN=?HN
Thursday, February 27, 2014 by tonya

Liberal Arts Math II
Choose one of the following statements to complete the sentence. Discuss your reasoning for your selection. Euclid’s treatment of the fifth axiom... A) ... shows that it is important to question the nature of the assumptions that are made. B) ... is now known to be wrong...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by Lynn

geometry
Circle the following quadrilateral that does Not have at least one pair of consecutive sides congruent. (A) rhombus (B)kite(C)isosceles trapezoid(D) square Circle the following quadrilateral that may have exactly one pair of consecutive sides of congruent. (A)rhombus (B) kite(...
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by Anna

GEOMETRY
If ABC ~ DEF and the scale factor from ABC to DEF is 1/6, what are the lengths of DE,EF , and DF, respectively?
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 by QUILO

geometry
Construct trapezium ABCD so that BC equals 6cm,AB equals 3cm,Angle B equals 80degrees and angle C equals 70 degrees.measure BD
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 by iyabo

Geometry A
Which line has a slope of 3 and passes though the point (-6, -4)?
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 by Sidney

Geometry
According to the given information, segment AB is parallel to segment DC and segment BC is parallel to segment AD.. Construct diagonal A C with a straightedge. It is congruent to itself by the Reflexive Property of Equality. ________________. Angles BCA and DAC are congruent ...
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 by David

Precalculus
In most geometry courses, we learn that there's no such thing as "SSA Congruence". That is, if we have triangles ABC and DEF such that AB = DE, BC = EF, and angle A = angle D, then we cannot deduce that ABC and DEF are congruent. However, there are a few special ...
Monday, February 24, 2014 by John

Geometry
Find the distance between -15 and 12 on a number line. this is what i came up with but im not sure if its right... |-15 - 7| = |-22| = 22 units
Monday, February 24, 2014 by Kylee

chemistry
what is the geometry of the molecular compound formed by the reaction of sulfur with hydrogen? linear angular trigonal planar tetrahedral please explain the correct answer
Sunday, February 23, 2014 by Lisa

chemistry
VSEPR theory predicts that the geometry of AsH3 molecule is which of the following. linear trigonal planar trigonal pyramidal tetrahedral please explain the correct answer
Sunday, February 23, 2014 by Lisa

Geometry
ABCD is a parallelogram. P is a point on AB such that AP:AB = 1:4. Q is a point on CD such that DQ:DC = 1:3. AQ and DP intersect at R. Find the ratio AR:RQ and the ratio AR:AQ. Show work.
Friday, February 21, 2014 by Lucy

Geometry
Find the length of the side A’B’ for the congruent triangle. C = 28 degrees A = 14 Must show work with answer.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Boo

Geometry
Right triangle ABC has one leg of length 12 in and a hypotenuse of length 13 inch. A) Determine the length of the other leg B) Determine the perimeter of the triangle. C)Determine the area of the triangle. Must show work as well as answers for each of the above.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Boo

Geometry
Determine the volume of the three-dimensional figure. When appropriate, round your answer to the nearest hundredth. 13ft 15ft 9ft
Thursday, February 20, 2014 by Boo

Geometry HELP HELP
Find the equation of a circle circumscribes a triangle determined by the line y= 0 , y= x and 2x+3y= 10 PLEASE HELP ME BELLS
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 by Mary

Geometry
How does the volume of a rectangular prism change if the width is reduced to 1/10 of its original size, the height is reduced to 1/4 of its original size, and the length is reduced to 2/3 of its original size? A. V=1/120lwh B. V=1/60lwh C. V= 2/3lwh D. V=3/4lwh
Monday, February 17, 2014 by anon

geometry
The angle of depression from a hot air ballon in the air to a person on the ground is 36 degrees. If the person steps back 10ft the new angle of depression is 25 degrees. If the person is 6ft tall, how far off the ground is the hot air ballon?
Monday, February 17, 2014 by taylor

Geometry
How does the volume of a square pyramid change if the base area is quadrupled and the height is reduced to 1/9 of its original size? A. V= 1/27Bh B. V= 4/27Bh C. V= 2/9Bh D. V= 4/9Bh
Monday, February 17, 2014 by anon

Geometry
The volume of a square pyramid is equal to _____ times the volume of a cube where the bases are the same, but the square pyramid is half the height of the cube.
Monday, February 17, 2014 by anon

Geometry
If a cylinder’s radius and height are each shrunk down to a third of the original size, what would be the formula to find the modified surface area?
Monday, February 17, 2014 by anon

GEOMETRY CIRCLES EQUATION
Find the equation of a circle circumscribes a triangle determined by the line y= 0 , y= x and 2x+3y= 10
Monday, February 17, 2014 by Mary

Geometry Circles Equation
Find the equation of a circle circumscribes a triangle determined by the line y= 0 , y= x and 2x+3y= 10 I beg you
Monday, February 17, 2014 by Mary

geometry circles equation i dont know
please he lp Find the equation of a circle circumscribes a triangle determined by the line y= 0 , y= x and 2x+3y= 10 this is my first timein this website please help me need it badly my teacher will be angry at me so much
Monday, February 17, 2014 by Mary

Geometry
How many distinct isosceles triangles exist with a perimeter of 99 inches and side lengths that are positive while numbers?
Sunday, February 16, 2014 by Kristen

Geometry
The perimeter of a rectangle is 102 inches, and the length of the diagonal is 39 inches. Find the dimensions of the rectangle.
Sunday, February 16, 2014 by Anonymous

algebra 1/BGe
Geometry.the figures below are squares.find an expression for the area of each shaded region.write your answers in standard form.
Friday, February 14, 2014 by jeancarlos

geometry
if the measurement of angle fgk is 3y-4 and measurement of angle kgh is 2y+7 find x
Thursday, February 13, 2014 by jenn

geometry
a cylindrical soup can has a volume of 335cm^3.find the dimensions(radius r and height h)that minimise the surface area of such a can.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 by tk

geometry
elaine and Daniel are building a rectangular greenhouse.they want the are of the floor to be 36metres squared.since the glass walls are expensive,they want to minimise the amount of glass wall they use.they have commissioned you to design a greenhouse which minimizes the cost...
Thursday, February 13, 2014 by tk

Geometry
Which theorem or postulate is the construction of parallel lines based upon? A. Consecutive Interior Angles Converse Theorem B. Corresponding Angles Converse Postulate C. In the same plane, if two lines are perpendicular to the same line, then they are parallel to each other. ...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 by Haylee

Geometry
What is the area of an equilateral triangle with sides of 10 inches and height of 7 inches? Can you please check my answer and my reasoning? A. 44 sq. in. B. 20 sq. in. C. 70 sq. in. D. 35 sq. in. I picked D, because I took 10x7=70and divided that by 2, which equals 35 sq. in...
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 by Carrie

Geometry
Write the ratio of the first measurement to the second measurement. Diameter of care tire:40cm Diameter of care tire:18mm I'm not sure hoow to do this. May someone explain how to do this problem.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 by Candy

geometry
An architect plans to make a drawing of the room of a house. The segment LM represents the floor of the room. He wants to construct a line passing through Q and perpendicular to side LM to represent a wall of the room. He uses a straightedge and compass to complete some steps ...
Monday, February 10, 2014 by Rhea

Geometry
A ladder leaning against a house makes an angle of 60 degrees with the ground. The foot of the ladder is 7 ft from the house. How long is the ladder?
Sunday, February 9, 2014 by Evra

Geometry
Andrea has a yard shaped like parallelogram ABCD. The garden area, parallelogram EFGB, has an area of 105 ft. If Andrea wants to sod the rest of her yard, how many square feet of sod should she order? A. 765 ft B. 840 ft C. 945 ft D. 1,515 ft
Sunday, February 9, 2014 by anon

Geometry
Maria is making a stained glass window in the form of a kite. The width of the window must be 15 in., and she only has enough stained glass to cover 60 in. What should the height of the window be? A. 4 in. B. 6 in. C. 8 in. D. 12 in.
Sunday, February 9, 2014 by anon

geometry
My problem is with a parallelogram that has three numbers which are 88 degrees,104,and 80. Then the fourth on is 8x minus 2 how do I slove this
Thursday, February 6, 2014 by noah

Geometry
Larry has a ladder that is 16' long. If he sets the base of the ladder on level ground 5 feet from the side of the house, how many feet above the ground will the top of the ladder reach when it rests against the house?
Thursday, February 6, 2014 by Nena

geometry
An advertising blimps hovers over stadium at the altitude of 152 m.the pilot sites a tennis court at in 80 degree angle of depression. Find the ground distance in the straight line between the stadium and the tennis court. (note: in an exercise like this one, and answers ...
Thursday, February 6, 2014 by Jasmine

Coordinate geometry
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 by Joy

Geometry
Jenny is 5ft 2in tall to find the height of The light pole she measured her shadow And the poles shadow what is The height of the light pole
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 by Anonymous

mathematic
how to do eucliodean geometry
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 by bahle

Algebra/Geometry
Identify the sequence of transformations that maps quadrilateral abcd onto quadrilateral a"b"c"d" Answers 180 rotation around the origin; reflection over the x-axis translation (x,y) -> (x - 2, y + 0); reflection over the line x = -1 enlargement; ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 by A Girl

Coordinate geometry
Help me i this please the segment joining the midpoint of 2 sides f a triagle is parallel to the 3rd side and half as long. thaks
Monday, February 3, 2014 by King

Geometry
Trying to find the scale for a 77 centimeter by 53 centimeter painting to fit on a 8.5 by 11 inch paper. Please show me how-
Sunday, February 2, 2014 by RR

geometry
how does the volume of an oblique cylinder change if the radius is reduced to 2/9 of it's original size and the height is quadrupled?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
Jason wants to walk the shortest distance to get from the parking lot to the beach. a.How far is the spot on the beach from the parking lot? b. How far will he have to walk from the parking lot to get to the refreshment stand?
Saturday, February 1, 2014 by Andrew

GEOMETRY MIDPOINT FORMULA steve how did this hapn
If a line is extended from A (2,3) through B ( -2, 0 ) to a point so that AC = 4ab Find the coordinates of C Please help thanks so much GEOMETRY MIDPOINT FORMULA - Steve, Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11:58am B-A = (-4,-3) C-A = 4(B-A) = (-16,-12) C = A+(C-A) = (-14,-9)
Friday, January 31, 2014 by Joy

geometry
Dru is challenged by her geometry teacher to estimate the height of the school flag pole without measuring. She decided to walk off the length of the shadow cast by the pole by successively walking the noted length of her shadow. If dry is 5ft 6 in.tall and she estimates the ...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 by jan

GEOMETRY MIDPOINT FORMULA
If a line is extended from A (2,3) through B ( -2, 0 ) to a point so that AC = 4ab Find the coordinates of C Please help thanks so much
Thursday, January 30, 2014 by Joy

geometry
can not figure out how to simplify a problem into scientific notation
Wednesday, January 29, 2014 by hailey

geometry
-4x+3y=3 7x-9y-6 solve
Sunday, January 26, 2014 by camila

geometry
solve for -4x=3y=3 7x-9y-6
Sunday, January 26, 2014 by jennifer

Geometry
Player hits the ball at point A an angle of 45 degrees on a pool table that measures 9’ by 4.5’. How many times will the bait a side of the table before going into a pocket?
Sunday, January 26, 2014 by Jenn

Geometry/Algebra/Calculus
Why isn't the surface area of a sphere with radius r the following: 2*pi * (pi*r) That comes from the following flow of logic: Doesn't it makes sense to think of the surface area of the sphere with radius r as the the circumference of the semi-circle with radius r, pi*...
Sunday, January 26, 2014 by John

geometry
triangle GHE GH=10 HE = 17 hypotenuse GE =21 HF is an altitude Find HF
Saturday, January 25, 2014 by becky

geometry
Quad ABCD with diagonal DB. <adc=90, <c=91, <cbd=43. segment ad=segment dc=9. Which segment is longer ab or ad and why? steve, how are you solving for <abd, what are you assuming about <abc?
Friday, January 24, 2014 by Jacob

geometry
A cylinder has a height of 16 cm and a radius of 5 cm. A cone has a height of 12 cm and a radius of 4 cm. If the cone is placed inside the cylinder as shown, what is the volume of the air space surrounding the cone inside the cylinder? (Use 3.14 as an approximation of π.)
Thursday, January 23, 2014 by jason

Geometry
For a cone, if the radius was quadrupled and the slant height was reduced to one sixth of its original size, what would be the formula to find the modified surface area?
Thursday, January 23, 2014 by Torri

Geometry
The sides of a quadrilateral are 3, 4, 5, and 6. Find the length of the shortest side of a similar quadrilateral whose area is 9 times as great. A. 9 B. 13.5 C. 27
Thursday, January 23, 2014 by Cody

Math
Who knows how to do similar polygons in Geometry?!!!
Thursday, January 23, 2014 by Kitty

geometry
Calculate lengths of ap,bp,cp. A(0,0) B(0,2k) C(2h,0) P(h,k)?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 by ann

geometry
If m fcg= 9x+3 and gcb= 13x-9 Find gcb
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 by Stacey

geometry
A rectangle is 3.2 centimeters wide and 8 centimeterslong.A similar rectangle is 5centimeters long.What is the width of the second rectangle.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 by Cassandra nagana

HELP GEOMETRY
If PQRS is a rectangle and M is the midpoint of RS, prove PM is congruent to QM. P----------------Q |\ /| | \ / | | \ / | | \ / | | \ / | R--------M-------S *be as explanatory as possible
Saturday, January 18, 2014 by HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!