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September 19, 2014

September 19, 2014

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**College Physics**

A wire P has resistance R. If the wire is stretched and its length is increased by 10%, what would be the percentage change in its resistance? (Assume the density of the wire remains constant) A) - 10% B) 0 % C) 10% D) 20% My thoughts: Since resistance is R = resistivity x ...
*November 24, 2011 by Andrew*

**Chemstry**

A 4.1089 g piece of aluminum wire with a circular cross section is 42.06 cm long and has density of 2.6989 g/cm3. What is the volume of the wire and the cross sectional area of the wire in cm2?
*September 17, 2012 by anonymous*

**physics**

a wire whose cross-sectional area is 4mm^2 is stretched by 0.1 mm by a certain load.if a similar wire double the area of cross-section is under the same load,then then elongation would be ans: 1)0.05mm
*February 4, 2013 by kala*

**Physics!! Help!!!!!**

A wire of length L and cross-sectional area A has resistance R. What will be the resistance R_stretched of the wire if it is stretched to twice its original length? Assume that the density and resistivity of the material do not change when the wire is stretched. Express your ...
*February 15, 2012 by Melissa*

**Physics**

(1) 45 micro coulombs of charge is passed through a wire in 35 seconds. How many electrons does this represent? What is the current in the wire? (2) A piece of copper wire has a resistance of 5 Ohms at 20 degrees celsius. If another piece of copper wire at 0 degrees celsius is...
*May 4, 2009 by Bob*

**Physics**

A certain piece of wire has a resistance of 250 ohms. if the wire is cut in three pieces and the cross sectional area of each piece is halved, what is the resistance of each piece?
*March 8, 2011 by Kate*

**Physics**

A wire of cross-sectional area 5.00x10^-6 m^2 has a resistance of 1.75 ohm. what is the resistance of a wire of the same material and length as the first wire, but with a cross-sectional area of 8.75x10^-6 m^2? I really want to understand what to do here, so detailed steps ...
*February 12, 2013 by Jamie*

**physics**

A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 . electrons I got 9.3e+22 for B but its wrong
*May 16, 2012 by Brianna*

**physics**

A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 electrons
*May 11, 2012 by Alice*

**physics**

A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 electrons
*May 14, 2012 by Amelia*

**physics A**

A net charge of 47 mC passes through the cross-sectional area of a wire in 19.0 s. (a) What is the current in the wire? 1 A (b) How many electrons pass the cross-sectional area in 1.0 min? 2 . electrons
*May 16, 2012 by confused*

**Physics**

A 100 m long wire with a cross-sectional area of 4 mm2 has a resistance of 6 ohms. What is the resistivity of the material of the wire in Ùm?
*November 29, 2012 by Karl*

**physics**

A piece of gold wire is used to form a circular loop of radius 12.3 cm. The wire has a cross-sectional area of 11.1 mm^2. Points A and B are 90.0° apart. Find the resistance between points A and B.
*February 8, 2011 by Eric*

**Physics**

A brass wire with Young's modulus of 9.20 1010 Pa is 2.5 m long and has a cross-sectional area of 4.6 mm2. If a weight of 5.2 kN is hung from the wire, by how much does it stretch?
*April 24, 2010 by Max*

**Physics**

A total charge of 16ìC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 4 s. How many electrons pass through the cross-sectional area in 16 s? This has to do with Electric current and so i know that means 16ìC = 16 x 10^-6 = 1.6x10^-5.
*January 19, 2013 by Struggling Student*

**physics**

If a metal wire carries a current of 79 . 0 mA, how long does it take for 7.90 × 10 20 electrons to pass a given cross-sectional area anywhere along the wire? The fundamental charge is 1 . 602 × 10 − 19 C. Answer in units of s
*May 21, 2013 by scott*

**Physcis**

A bird lands on a bare copper wire carrying a current of 27 A. The wire is 8 gauge, which means that its cross-sectional area is 0.13 cm2. (a) Find the difference in potential between the bird's feet, assuming they are separated by a distance of 7.2 cm.
*May 21, 2014 by Summer*

**Physics**

A bird lands on a bare copper wire carrying a current of 27 A. The wire is 8 gauge, which means that its cross-sectional area is 0.13 cm2. (a) Find the difference in potential between the bird's feet, assuming they are separated by a distance of 7.2 cm.
*May 21, 2014 by Summer*

**physics**

If a metal wire carries a current of 130 mA, how long does it take for 3.50×10 20 electrons to pass a given cross-sectional area anywhere along the wire? The magnitude of the charge on an electron is 1.6 × 10 −19 C. Answer in units of s.
*February 22, 2011 by bre*

**physics**

A potential difference of 2.0 V is applied across a wire of cross sectional area 2.5 mm2. The current which passes through the wire is 3.2 × 10-3 A. What is the resistance of the wire?
*March 6, 2014 by Lucy*

**physics**

Consider two copper wires with the same cross-sectional area. Wire A is twice as long as wire B. How do the resistivities and resistances of the two wires compare? CHECK ALL THAT APPLY Wire A and wire B have the same resistance. Wire A has twice the resistivity of wire B. Wire...
*February 7, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Precalculus**

There is a piece of wire 200 cm long. It needs to be cut into 2 pieces, with one piece forming an equilateral triangle and the other piece forming a circle. How long must each piece be to maximize the area of each shape?
*September 4, 2010 by Ce*

**physics ---- really dnt get this at all**

A total charge of 25 mC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 10 s. How many electrons pass through the cross-sectional area in 16 s? Choose one answer. a. 2.5 x 1017 electrons b. 2.5 x 1019 electrons c. 2.5 x 1016 electrons d. 2.5 x 1021 electrons
*May 31, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!*

**physics **

A total charge of 25 mC passes through a cross-sectional area of a nichrome wire in 10 s. What is the current in the wire? Choose one answer. a. 2.5 A b. 2.5 mA c. 25 mA d. 2.5 µA
*May 31, 2011 by ashley --- HELP PLEASEE!!!*

**Calculus**

a piece of wire 12 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 12, so all the wire is used for the square or for the circle. How long should...
*July 3, 2012 by Tara*

**math**

a piece of wire 24 ft. long is cut into two pieces. one piece is made into a circle and the other piece is made into a square. Let the piece of length x be formed into a circle. allow x to equal 0 or 24, so all the wire is used for the square or for the circle. How long should...
*March 4, 2014 by jason*

**algebra**

A 33-foot-long speaker wire is to be cut into three pieces. One piece is to be 11 feet long. Of the remaining pieces, one must be 2 feet less than 3 times the length of the other. Find the length of the shorter piece
*April 16, 2013 by t*

**Physics**

A rectangular piece of gold is 3.1 cm long and 3 cm wide. Resistivity of gold is 2.4*10^-8. How deep is the piece when it displays a resistance of R = 1.65 μω for a current that flows along the depth-direction? I used R=(p*l)/A and solved for l. I got the answer ...
*March 8, 2010 by Lily*

**Physics**

A copper wire is 7.00 m long and has a cross-sectional area of 1.00 10-4 m2. This wire forms a one turn loop in the shape of a square and is then connected to a battery that applies a potential difference of 0.200 V. If the loop is placed in a uniform magnetic field of ...
*November 11, 2010 by Max*

**math**

wire is cut into 2 pieces with one piece 14 feet shorter than other.The wire was 66 feet before cut,how long is the the shortest lenght of wire,shoe steps to solve
*December 5, 2012 by Anonymous*

**MATH**

A wire is stretched from the ground to the top of an antenna tower. The wire is 20 feet long. The height of the tower is 4 feet greater than the distance from the tower's base to the end of the wire.Find the height of the tower. 20^2=H^2 + (H-4)^2 solve for h 400=2H^2 - 8H +16...
*September 27, 2008 by jennifer*

**math**

an electrician cuts a 29 foot piece of wire into two pieces. one piece is 4 feet longer than the other piece.how long is each piece?
*September 26, 2011 by hsanetha*

**maths help**

Hi MY question is if a cylinder has a volume of 72cm cubed and a cross-sectional area of 18cm squared. Work out the height of the cylinder Can someone show me how we do it by the steps The volume of a cylinder is given by volume = (cross-sectional area) x height so height = ...
*April 23, 2007 by Ali*

** math problem**

A piece of wire 24 cm long is cut into two pieces and each piece is bent to form a square . Find the lenght of each piece of wire in order to maximize the sum of the area of the two squares?
*March 21, 2013 by mark*

**physics**

A 4.0-m-long steel wire has a cross-sectional area of 0.050cm2. Its proportional limit has a value of 0.0016 times its Young's modulus. Its breaking stress has a value of 0.0065 times its Young's modulus. The wire is fastened at its upper end and hangs vertically. A. How great...
*April 8, 2014 by tally*

**physics**

Find the cross-sectional area of copper wire that is 55.4 m long and has a resistance of 0.943 ohms. The resistivity of copper is 1.79 x 10^-8 ohms m.
*April 28, 2011 by katie*

**Related rates**

A piece of wire 10 feet long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of the square. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?
*May 20, 2012 by :)*

**Physics**

High-voltage power lines are a familiar sight throughout the country. The aluminum (resistivity = 2.82 x 10-8 m) wire used for some of these lines has a cross-sectional area of 4.4 x 10-4 m2. What is the resistance of 12 kilometers of this wire?
*January 31, 2012 by Morgan*

**physics**

High-voltage power lines are a familiar sight throughout the country. The aluminum wire used for some of these lines has a cross-sectional area of 4.7 10-4 m2. What is the resistance of ten kilometers of this wire?
*February 15, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

The drawing shows two crates that are connected by a steel (Young's modulus 2.0 x 1011 N/m2) wire that passes over a pulley. The unstretched length of the wire is 1.8 m, and its cross-sectional area is 1.4 x 10-5 m2. The pulley is frictionless and massless. When the crates are...
*October 26, 2013 by Taylor*

**Physics**

A wire 3.00 m long and .450 mm2 in cross-sectional area has a resistance of 41.0Ω at 20 degrees C. If its resistance increases to 41.4Ω at 29.0 C, what is the temperature coefficient of resistivity?
*February 7, 2011 by Aryan*

**Physics**

A wire 3.00 m long and .450 mm2 in cross-sectional area has a resistance of 41.0Ω at 20 degrees C. If its resistance increases to 41.4Ω at 29.0 C, what is the temperature coefficient of resistivity?
*February 7, 2011 by June*

**math**

A wire is stretched from the ground to the top of an antenna tower. The wire is 20 feet long. The height of the tower is 4 feet greater than the distance from the tower's base to the end of the wire. Find the height of the tower. 20 ft.= w x.4 = height of tower something like ...
*September 25, 2008 by jennifer*

**physics**

A graphite rod is 1.0 m long, with a 1.0 cm by 0.5 cm rectangular cross sectional area. What is the electrical resistance between its long ends? What must be the diameter of a circular 2.0 m long copper rod if its resistance is to be the same?
*March 9, 2012 by pakilina*

**physics**

How much charge passes through a cross-sectional area of a copper wire in 0.8 s if I = 3.5 A? 1 C
*May 14, 2012 by Amelia*

**math**

A support wire runs from the top of a tower to the ground. If the tower is 1200 feet tall and the wire is attached to the ground 500 feet away from the tower, how long is the support wire?
*November 20, 2013 by Marissa*

**physics**

a wire 4m long carrying current of 5A place at right angle to B of 6web/m2 the force experience by the wire in SI unit is A LONG SPRING IS STRETCHED BY 2Cm and P.E stored in it is U if the string is stretched by 10 cm then the P.E stored would be
*July 3, 2012 by palwasha*

**engr 109**

Calculate the resistance of a 1 mile length of wire if the conductivity (sigma) is 5.7x10^5 (ohm-cm)^-1 and the diameter of the wire is 1 inch. The formula for resistance is R = length/(sigma*Cross-sectional area) but all of the units must be consistent. The correct answer is ...
*February 18, 2011 by r*

**Cross-Sectional Area**

The cross-sectional area of a beam cut from a log with radius 1 foot is given by the function A(x) = 4x(sqrt{1 - x^2}), where x represents the length of half the base of the beam. Determine the cross-sectional area of the beam if the length of half the base of the beam is 1/3 ...
*February 22, 2008 by John*

**physics**

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 9, 2012 by LL*

**Physics**

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 9, 2012 by LL*

**Physics **

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 9, 2012 by LL*

**Physics**

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 9, 2012 by LL*

**Physics**

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 10, 2012 by LL*

**Physics. Please help!**

A green sedan weighing 25,000 Newtons is put on a lift supported by a piston with a cross sectional area of 0.1 square meters. What is the minimum force that must be exerted by the air compressor that pushes down on the oil in the reservoir of the lift system in order to lift...
*June 10, 2012 by LL*

**algebra **

A rancher is putting up a rectangular electic fence to contain some horses. The rancher has 1200 feet of electric wire. The fence needs to be at least 120 feet in one direction in order to contain the barn. Which system of linear equalities describes the conditions in this ...
*May 4, 2010 by letes*

**mechanics**

The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using: A. a different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C half the length of steel wire D ...
*February 24, 2013 by dmkp*

**physics**

How much charge passes through a cross-sectional area of a copper wire in 0.8 s if I = 3.5 A? 1 C -Work equation?
*May 11, 2012 by Alice*

**physics**

Water flows steadily from an open tank into a pipe. The elevation of the top of the tank is 10.2 m, and the elevation at the pipe is 3.90 m. The initial cross-sectional area of the pipe is 6.40×10^−2 m; and at where the water is discharged from the pipe, it is 2.30×10^&#...
*November 30, 2009 by AE*

**mechanics of materials**

The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using:which of the following is correct A. a different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C...
*February 22, 2013 by dmkp*

**Physics, URGENT!!!**

We consider tobacco virus diffusing along a 0.47 m long tube filled with water. The cross-sectional area of the tube is unknown. The diffusion coefficient is found in Table 10.5, p. 319 in the textbook. A total amount of virus of 2.6 x 10-16 kg is transported in a steady state...
*November 29, 2010 by Sydney*

**7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct**

4. A wire is stretched from the top of a 26-foot pole to a point on the ground that is 15 feet from the bottom of the pole. Approximately how long is the wire in feet? (1 point) 16 21 30 37 4.30 is it correct?
*October 9, 2012 by Delilah*

**mechanics of materials**

Select the correct answer.The change in length of a steel wire under an applied load can be halved by keeping all other conditions constant but using: A. A different material having a Young's modulus half that of steel B half the cross sectional area of the steel wire C half ...
*February 21, 2013 by dmkp*

**Physics/Electricity**

An aluminum wire carrying a current of 9.0 A has a cross-sectional area of 7.0X10^-6 m2. Find the drift speed of the electrons in the wire. The density of aluminum is 2.7 g/cm3. (Assume three electrons are supplied by each atom.)
*October 6, 2013 by George*

**Physics **

In a machine shop, a hydraulic lift is used to raise heavy equipment for repairs. The sys- tem has a small piston with a cross-sectional area of 0.063 m2 and a large piston with a cross-sectional area of 0.172 m2. An engine weighing 2800 N rests on the large piston. What force...
*June 28, 2013 by M&M*

**Physics**

Two wires have the same length and the same resistance but are made up of different materials. The resistivities of these materials are 3.97 Ù and 1.97 Ù. Obtain the ratio of the smaller cross-sectional area to the greater cross-sectional area.
*June 13, 2012 by Beth*

**physical**

Water flow along horizanta pipe at cross sectional area 48cm which has a constriction at cross sectional area 12cm at one place if the speed at the water at the constriction point is 4m/s calculate the speep at the wide section
*September 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**7th grade Ms. Sue help Pygorean Theoream asap quic**

3. A ladder is leaning against a house. The distance between the base of the ladder to the house is 3 feet. The length of the ladder is 10 feet. In feet, how far above the ground does the ladder touch the house? (1 point) 4.2 9.5 10.4 14.1 4. A wire is stretched from the top ...
*October 9, 2012 by Delilah*

**physics**

A liquid (ρ = 1.65 g/cm^3) flows through two horizontal sections of tubing joined end to end. In the first section the cross-sectional area is 10.0 cm^2, the flow speed is 245 cm/s, and the pressure is 1.20 105 Pa. In the second section the cross-sectional area is 2.50 cm...
*February 6, 2013 by dave*

**phys**

Water flows steadily from an open tank into a pipe as shown in the figure. The elevation of the top of the tank is 12.3 m, and the elevation at the pipe is 3.80 m. The initial cross-sectional area of the pipe (at point 2) is 5.60×10−2 m^2; and at where the water is ...
*December 9, 2009 by ami*

**Physics**

A hydraulic lift in a garage has two pistons: a small one of cross-sectional area 3.70cm2 and a large one of cross-sectional area 210cm2 . Part A If this lift is designed to raise a 3100-kg car, what minimum force must be applied to the small piston? Part B If the force is ...
*December 3, 2013 by Help! final next weel*

**Math word problem**

I know the answer, but is there a formula to show work? Amy had a piece of wire 96 inches long. She cut the wire into 3 pieces. The second piece was 6 inches longer than the first piece. The third piece is 9 inches longer than the second. What was the length of each piece of ...
*November 30, 2008 by Lauren*

**Physics **

German silver wire has a cross-sectional area of 2.047 x 10^-3 cm^2. How many meters are needed to make a resistance of 100 (omega)? I don't know where to begin.
*April 28, 2011 by Sejul*

**physics**

If a wire has a resistance of 132ohms a length of 110cm and an area of cross- sectional of 0.00415cm square find the resistivity of the material of which it is made
*March 9, 2014 by praise*

**Calculus**

A piece of wire 40 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is a maximum= minimum= Find the length of the wire used
*May 7, 2013 by Brian*

**math/geometry**

An architect is designing a small A-frame cottage for a new resort area. A cross section of the cottage is an isosceles triangle with an area of 98 square feet. The front wall of the cottage must a accommodate a sliding door that is 6 feet wide and 8 feet high. Find the width ...
*February 19, 2012 by TY*

**math**

A 120-foot long rope is cut into 3 pieces. the first rope is twice as long as the second piece of rope. the third piece of rope is three times aS LONG AS THE SECOND PIECE OF ROPE. WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE LONGEST PIECE OF ROPE? a 20 feet b 40 feet c 60 feet d 80 feet why and ...
*April 7, 2010 by eva*

**phisecs**

water is moving with a speed of 5 m/s through a pip with a cross-sectional area of 4cm^2 . the water gradual descends 10 m as the pipe cross-sectional area increases 8cm^2 . if the pressure at the upper level is 1.5*10^5 , the pressure at the lower level is ?
*April 22, 2014 by w*

**Physics**

Aluminum has a resistivity of 2.7*10-8 Ùm. What would be the resistance of 100 m of aluminum wire with a cross-sectional area of 2*10-4 m2?
*December 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**physics**

German silver wire has a cross-sectional area of 2.047 x 10^-3 cm^2. How many meters are needed to make a resistance of 100 (omega)? I can't find the resistivity of German silver wire. I've googled a few places, but each one gives me a different number. Can you please tell me ...
*April 28, 2011 by Sejul*

**AP PHYSICS HELP**

One piston of a hydraulic lift holds 1.40*10^3 kg. The other holds an ice block (density= 917 kg/m^3) that is 0.076 m thick. Find the first piston's area. (Cross sectional area of the ice block = cross sectional area of the piston).
*December 10, 2012 by JOHN*

**Physics**

Suppose you wish to make a solenoid whose self-inductance is 1.2 mH. The inductor is to have a cross-sectional area of 1.2 10-3 m2 and a length of 0.048 m. How many turns of wire are needed?
*October 4, 2007 by Mary*

**physics**

Suppose you wish to make a solenoid whose self-inductance is 3.0 mH. The inductor is to have a cross-sectional area of 2.0*10^-3 m2 and a length of 0.052 m. How many turns of wire are needed?
*February 16, 2008 by rick*

**Physics**

Suppose you wish to make a solenoid whose self-inductance is 1.6 mH. The inductor is to have a cross-sectional area of 1.3 x 10-3 m2 and a length of 0.065 m. How many turns of wire are needed?
*March 10, 2013 by Tonya*

**phy**

(Q1)A wire of cross- sectional area of 0.00006m2 and length 50cm stretches by 0.2mm under a load of 3000n.Calculate the Young's modulus for the wire (a)80000000000Nm-2(b)125000000000Nm-2(c)25000000000Nm-2(d)5000000000Nm-2 (Q2)a square plate of side 10cm is made of a metal of ...
*July 3, 2013 by kate*

**calculus**

A five feet piece of wire is cut into two pieces. One Piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. Where should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed by both is minimum.
*November 14, 2012 by Kyle*

**physics**

The intake in the figure has cross-sectional area of 0.75 m2 and water flow at 0.41 m/s. At the outlet, distance D = 180 m below the intake, the cross-sectional area is smaller than at the intake and the water flows out at 9.6 m/s. What is the pressure difference between inlet...
*January 28, 2011 by rock*

**Calculus**

A wire 4 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total area of both figures...
*November 14, 2012 by Bob*

**math homework**

A37 foot long Submarine sanwich is cut in to three piece.the shortest piece is x feet long.the second piece is twice as long as the shortest piece.the longer piece is 2 feet longer than four time the length of the shortest piece.find the length of all three piece
*October 7, 2013 by robinson*

**Physics**

A 215-kg load is hung on a wire of length of 3.50 m, cross-sectional area 2.000x10^-5 m2, and Young's modulus 8.00x 10^10 N/m2. What is its increase in length?
*April 5, 2014 by Joe*

**Physics please help!**

Suppose you wish to make a solenoid whose self-inductance is 1.2 mH. The inductor is to have a cross-sectional area of 1.2 10-3 m2 and a length of 0.048 m. How many turns of wire are needed?
*October 6, 2007 by Mary*

**Calc**

A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total area of both figures...
*October 28, 2010 by Pierre*

**math**

A 2 feet piece of wire is cut into two pieces and once piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How much wire should be used for the square to ensure that the total area enclosed by both shapes is minimized?
*March 12, 2013 by Joe*

**MINIMIZATION PROBLEM (CALC)**

A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total area of both figures...
*October 30, 2010 by Pierre*

**MINIMIZATION PROBLEM (CALC)**

A wire 9 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total area of both figures...
*October 30, 2010 by Pierre*

**Math**

A piece of wire of 14 meters long is cute into 2 pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into the shape of a circle. How should be the wire be cut so that the combined area of 2 figures is as small as possible?
*August 14, 2014 by ANON :)*

**algebra**

a piece of wire measuring 20 feet is attached to a telephone pole as a guy wire. the distance along the ground from the bottom of the pole to the end of the wire is 4 feet greater than the height where the wire is attached to the pole. how far up the pole does the guy wire reach?
*December 2, 2012 by nelly*

**physics**

what must be the mass of the log to be lifted up by the hand, if the muscle cross sectional area is 17 cm^2?
*August 3, 2014 by bstlle*

**PHYS101**

For a system,the cylinder on the left,at L,has a mass of 600kg and a cross-sectional area of 800centi meter squad.The piston on the right,at S,has cross-sectional area 25centi meter squad abd negligible weight.If the apparatus is filled with oil(DENSITY=0.78grams/centi meter ...
*April 19, 2010 by KABELO*

**college algebra**

how do you slove this problem a rope is 72 feet long is cut into two pieces the longer piece is 3 feet than twice the shorter piece. How long is each piece ???
*February 10, 2011 by phila*

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