Friday

October 9, 2015
Number of results: 126,270

**math**

a 17 foot piece of string is cut into two pieces so that the longer piece is 5 feet longer than twice the shorter piece. If the shorter piece is x feet long, find the lengths of both pieces.
*December 12, 2012 by mandy*

**math**

Gina cut a piece of ribbon into 3 equal pieces. Then she cut 2 inches off one piece to make a piece 3 inches long. How long was Gina's original piece of ribbon?
*February 6, 2013 by bianca*

**math**

Sarah has a piece of rope that is 10 ft long. She wants to cut it into 2 pieces so that the longer piece is 2 ft less than 3 times the shorter piece. How many ft long will the shorter piece be?
*May 29, 2015 by larassia*

**algebra 1**

a 100- foot cable is cut into two pieces.the first piece is 18 ft longer than the second. how long is each piece
*January 6, 2011 by julie*

**math**

A cable 40 feet long is cut into three pieces so the length of the second piece is 4 times the length of the first piece, and the third piece is five more than twice as long as the first piece. Find the length of the pieces.
*May 31, 2011 by elaine*

**Algebra**

6. One angle measures 54 more than 3 times another angle. The angles are supplementary. What are their measures? 11. A piece of string is 112 inches long. Isabel wants to cut it into 2 pieces so that one piece is three times as along as the other. How long is each piece?
*April 9, 2015 by James*

**math**

David has a hose that is 27 ft long. He wants to cut it into two pieces so that the longer piece is 3 ft more than 2 times the length of the shorter piece.
*October 27, 2014 by k*

**math**

a piece of rope 3m 66 m long was cut into 2 pieces. the longer piece was twice as long as the shorter piece. What was the length of the longer piece?
*March 20, 2013 by Xio*

**Algebra**

A ribbon 106 inches long is cut into three pieces. The middle-sized piece is 4 inches longern than twice the shortest piece. the longest piece is 3 times as long as the shortest piece. how long is the shortest piece?
*September 27, 2008 by Tina*

**Algebra**

A 52 in. board is cut into two pieces. One piece is three times the length of the other. Find the length of the other piece.
*October 7, 2015 by Sarah*

**math**

A 42 inch board that's cut into two pieces. one piece is two times the length than other. Find the length of the two pieces. short and long
*December 10, 2014 by sheryl gray*

**algebra**

use guess and check to solve the following problem. Write your solution as a sentence. A cable 84 meters long is cut into two pieces so that one piece is 18 meters longer than the other. Find the length of each piece of cable.
*September 17, 2009 by mike*

**algebra**

A 40 inch board is cut into two pieces so that the shorter piece is two-thirds of the length of the longer piece. What are the lengths of the two cut pieces?
*October 28, 2012 by jaime*

**physics**

a piece of wire has a resistance of R , it is cut into three pieces of equal length,and the pieces are twisted together parallel to each other. what is the resistance of the resulting wire in terms of R
*May 11, 2010 by brad*

**Math**

A piece of wood is 8 ft long is to be divided into two pieces where one of the two is twice as long as two feet less than the other piece. What are the sizes of the two parts
*March 12, 2013 by Yanim*

**Fractions**

A 161/2ft wire is cut into 8 pieces of equal length how long is each piece
*September 16, 2012 by Tam*

**Computer**

Input Process Output or IPO with Flowchart Question: A reel of electric wire 150 metres long is cut into two pieces.One is 40 metres shorter than twice the length of the other.How long is each piece. Please answer with flowchart.Thanks and god bless.
*July 23, 2015 by PHil*

**Algebra**

Kate cut a 100-foot rope into two pieces. One piece was 5 feet longer than 4 times the length of the other. Find the length of each piece.
*August 26, 2010 by Jacob*

**Algebra**

A rope 116 inches is cut into three pieces.The middle-sized piece is 10 inches shorter than twice the shortest piece.The longest piece is 5/3 as long as the shortest piece.What is the length of the shortest piece?
*November 29, 2012 by Reshanee F*

**math**

a wire 54cm long is cut into three pieces. the second piece is twice the length of the first, and the third piece is three times the length of the first. Find the length of each piece?
*December 11, 2013 by shariza*

**Math**

A rope is 60 in. in length and must be cut into two pieces. If one piece must be five times as long as the other, find the length of each piece. Is one part of the rope 5in?
*September 11, 2015 by Lauren*

**PreCalculus**

A wire is 200 inches long is cut into three pieces, two of equal length, each twice as long as the third. How long is the third piece?
*June 23, 2014 by Mari*

**math**

a 27 inch board is to be cut into three pieces so that the second piece is 3 times as long as the first piece and the third piece is 5 times as long as the first piece. If x represents the length of the first piece, find the length of all three pieces.
*December 11, 2012 by mandy*

**math**

a piece of wire 3.5m long was cut into lengths each measuring 0.05m long.Calculate the number of pieces obtained.
*September 14, 2012 by saeed*

**math**

a drinking straw of length 21 cm is cut into 3 pieces. the first length is x cm. the second piece is 3 cm shorter than the first piece. the third piece is twice as long as the first piece. state in terms of x the length of each of the pieces.
*November 24, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Geometry**

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
*June 16, 2010 by Kathy*

**Geometry**

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
*June 29, 2010 by Kathy*

**Geometry**

I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...
*June 30, 2010 by Kathy*

**Math**

you have a piece of wood that is 144 inches long. you cut it into three pieces. the second piece is 12 inches longer than the first piece. the third piece is 12 inches longer than the second piece. write and solve the equation to find the lengths of the three pieces
*September 15, 2015 by Mark*

**math**

A piece of wire 34 cm long is cut into two parts. One part is to twice as long as other. how long is each part? solution pls..
*January 13, 2015 by Tiffany*

**algebra**

A 120-foot-long rope is cut into 3 pieces. The first piece of 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?
*March 30, 2013 by ss*

**Math **

a 120 foot long rope is cut into 3 pieces. the first piece of rope is twice as long as long as the second piece of rope. the third piece of rope id 3 times as long as the second piece of rope. what is the length of the longest piece of rope
*April 19, 2014 by Anastasia Presnyakova*

**algebra**

a 9 foot board is cut into two pieces .one is 3.5 feet longer than the other. how long is the longer piece?
*October 24, 2013 by nick*

**dma 040**

42 inch cut into 3 pieces. Piece 2 is twice as long as 1st and 3rd piece. Piece 3 is three times as long as piece 1. How long are the pieces 1st board 2nd board 3rd board
*September 15, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Gina cut a piece of ribbon into 3 equal pieces. Then she cut off 2 inches off one piece to make it 3 inches. How long was the original piece of ribbon?
*January 30, 2013 by Alyssa*

**math**

A stick is cut into three pieces,each having a different length.Each piece(except the shortest)is twice as long as another piece.What fraction of the whole stick is each piece?
*October 8, 2014 by haya*

**Math**

A carpenter wants to cut an 18-foot board into two pieces so that one piece is 3 feet shorter than twice the shorter piece. Where should he make the cut? ---?--- ft from one end
*June 1, 2012 by Amy*

**4thGrade Math**

Mr. Brown has a piece of hose 11 ft long. He is going to cut it into 15 equal-length pieces. How long will each piece be?
*January 19, 2012 by Hope*

**Math**

A rope 3/4 yard long is cut into 9 pieces. Each piece is the same length. how long is each piece?
*March 28, 2011 by Chris*

**math**

a piece of ribbon 3/4 yard long is cut into 9 equal pieces. How long is each piece in feet?
*January 9, 2013 by jalyne*

**Geometry**

a carpender is cutting a wooden dowl that is 72 cm long. she wants to cut it into 2 pieces so the 1 piece is 5 times as long as the other. what are the lengths of the 2 pieces?
*August 18, 2014 by Sarah*

**Math**

A 51 meter rope is cut into 2 pieces so that one piece is 6 meters longer than four times the shorter piece. Find the lengths of both pieces.
*September 19, 2012 by Kimberli*

**math**

a length of a rope 72 feet long is cut into two lengths the first piece is two times as long as the second piece what are the length of the two pieces
*October 3, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

if you have a piece of string 11 ft. long and you cut it into 15 equal pieces how long will each piece be?
*February 13, 2012 by Madison*

**alegbra**

A 49 foot pipe is cut into two pieces. If one piece has a length of y feet, what is the length, in feet, of the other piece?
*August 18, 2011 by danielle*

**Algebra**

Daniel has a piece of wire that is a fifth of a yard long. He cuts the wire into three equal pieces. What fraction of a yard is each piece?
*March 17, 2014 by Alexis*

**Math algebra**

A 120- foot long rope is cut into three pieces the first piece of rope is twice as long as the second piece of rope the third piece of rope is three tines as long as the second piece of rope what is the length of the longest piece of rope?
*March 1, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

Write the other number or expression in terms of the given variable. A 3 foot board is cut into two pieces. If one piece measures x write the expression for the length of the other piece. Ok now I know the first term is 2x correct? where do I go from here?
*May 7, 2014 by Christopher*

**math**

a ribbon is 45 cm long is cut into 2 pieces one piece is 4 times longer then the other find the length in cm of both ribbons
*February 11, 2013 by chris*

**math,word problem(algebra)**

The length of a piece of cloth is 8y m.Mr Lim cut 7 m from it to sew some cushion covers.Then,he cut 3y m to sew a curtain.The remaining material was cut into 4 equal pieces.How long was each piece in terms of y? please help me to complete this&thanks for advance
*September 22, 2011 by kimi*

**math**

Keisha had two pieces of ribbon of equal length. She cut the first piece of ribbon into 15 equal parts. She also cut the second piece of ribbon into equal parts. Nine parts of the first piece are equal in length to 3 parts of the second piece. Into how many parts did she cut ...
*August 31, 2012 by ricky*

**Math**

This is Translating Problems into Equations: (a) Ms. Dixon had a 25ft ribbon that was cut into two peices. (b) One piece is 6ft longer than the other. Ms. Dixon --> Ribbon/Pieces --> Equation -->
*September 4, 2013 by Jessica*

**math**

when a large cake is cut into pieces that each weigh 3 ounces, it yields 110 pieces. how many pieces would the cake yield if it were cut into 2 ounce piece instead?
*July 21, 2013 by anon*

**math**

A 42 in board that cut into 2 pieces. One piece is two times the length than others. Find the length of two pieces.Short and long
*December 10, 2014 by sheryl gray*

** math 5th grade**

Lynda cut 3.2 meters of ribbon into equal-size pieces. Each piece was longer than .01 meter, but shorter than .02 meters, with lengths in increments of .02 meters. How many pieces did Lynda cut and how long was each piece?
*December 12, 2012 by Patrick*

**MATH**

The 120-foot rope is cut into 3 pieces.The first of 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 length of the longest piece of rope.
*April 24, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

lynda cut 3.2 meters of ribbon into equal size pieces. each piece was longer than 0.1 meter, but shorter than 2.o meters, with lengths in increments of 0.02 meters. How many pieces did lynda cut,and how long was each piece?
*November 27, 2012 by Mashiya*

**math**

STRING LENGTHS: You have two pieces of string. One is 27 cm long. The other is 45 cm long. You want to cut each piece of string into smaller pieces of equal length. Each length is to be a whole number of centimeters. List all the possible lengths of the shorter pieces. What is...
*October 8, 2014 by Willy Wonka*

**algebra**

a 25 inch piece of a steel rod is cut into 3 pieces so that the length of the second piece is twice the length of the first piece.The third piece is 1 inch longer than 5 times the length of the first piece.What are the lengths of the pieces
*September 22, 2014 by john*

**Crocket**

A 143m wire is cut into three pieces. The second is 3m longer than the first. The third is 4/5 as long as the first. How long is each piece?
*March 22, 2013 by Sandy*

**Maths**

A roll of wire is 8m 9cm long. If i cut it off into 9 pieces of equal length, what will be the length of each piece?
*February 9, 2015 by Sivesh*

**Math**

A steel wire,when bent to form a square encloses an area of 484cmsq. If the same wire is bent to form a circle,find the area of the circle. Gve me ful sltn plz nd ans is 616cmsq.
*September 13, 2012 by Simran kaur*

**Algebra**

What is the fourth root of 4^4^4? A long wire is cut into three smaller pieces in the ratio 7:3:2. If the shortest piece is 16 cm, what is the area of the largest rectangle that can be created using the longest piece? Find the value of x in the equation 2013^2013 - 2013^2012= ...
*February 7, 2013 by Claire*

**math**

A cylindrical piece of wood of radius 4.2 cm and length 150 cm is cut length rise into two equal pieces. Calculate the surface area of one piece
*March 7, 2015 by kudu*

**MATH**

A 210 ft. long rope is cut into 3 pieces. The first piece of rope is 3 times as long as the second piece of rope. The third piece of rope is 2 times as long as the second piece of rope. What is the length of the longest piece of rope?
*July 27, 2010 by AMY*

**math**

A 270 in pipe is cut into twp pieces. One piece is twice eight time the length of the other. Find the lengths of the pieces.
*October 6, 2010 by Daniel*

**Math**

A cable 84 meters long is cute into two pieces so that one piece 18 meters longer than the other. find the lenth of each piece of cable.
*November 18, 2009 by Kerria*

**MATH**

jESS WOULD LIKE TO CUT A BOARD THAT WAS 50 INCHES LONG INTO 2 PIECES ONE OF WHICH IS 16 INCHES LONGER THATN THE OTHER. HOW LONG IS EACH PIECE.
*January 4, 2012 by raymond*

**Math**

Sam needs to cut a piece of sheet metal into 8 pieces. All the cuts are made in the same direction. It takes him 5 minutes to make each cut. How many cuts will Sam make? How would making a table help you find the number of minutes it took Sam to cut the sheet metal into 8 ...
*February 14, 2013 by Julie*

**chapter 14, lesson 5**

max cut a pole into 4 equal pieces. then he cut 2 inches off one piece of the pole. then piece left was 4 inches long. how long was the pole to before Max started cutting?
*March 19, 2013 by nicole*

**math**

A carpenter sawed a piece of wood into 3 pieces. The ratio of the pieces is 1:3:6. The longest piece is 2.5 feet longer than the shortest piece. Find the length of the original piece
*February 4, 2014 by llilli*

**math**

a 20 metre length of cloth is cut into two pieces in the ratio 1:9. how long is each piece?
*October 7, 2014 by billy *

**algebra**

a stick 36 cm long is cut into two pieces in the ratio 1:2 how is each piece show the answer
*October 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math ho.**

A piece of ribbon 25 meters long is cut into pieces of equal length. It is possible to get a piece with irrational length?
*August 2, 2015 by Kimber*

**Math**

A board, 32 cm long is cut into three pieces such that the second piece is twice as long as the first and the third is 7 cm longer than the second. Find the length of the shortest piece.
*October 24, 2012 by awade*

**math**

a 132 inch lenght of ribbon is to be cut into 3 pieces the longest piece is to be 39 inches longer than the shortest piece and the third piece is to be half the length of the longest piece find the length of each piece of ribbon
*September 17, 2014 by brandy*

**math**

A board is two thirds yard long cut into six equal pieces how long is each piece
*October 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

480-mm pipe is cut into three pieces. the second piece is three times as long as the first. the third piece is four times as long as the second. how long is each piece?
*May 16, 2011 by WInswton*

**math**

a 45 inch rope is cut into 3 pieces. the first piece of rope is 3 inches longer than the other pieces of rope. what is the length of the longest piece of rope.
*October 3, 2012 by Arthur*

**Physics**

A long, thin rod is cut into two pieces, one being twice as long as the other. To the midpoint of piece A (the longer piece), piece B is attached perpendicularly, in order to form the inverted “T” shown in the drawing. The application of a net external torque causes this ...
*November 3, 2012 by StressedStudent*

**algrebra 1**

A 180 ft long board is cut into 3 pieces. The second piece of board is twice as long as the first. The third piece of board is six times as long as the first. What is the length of the first piece of the board A) 20 ft B) 40 ft C) 60 ft D) 120 ft
*February 3, 2011 by AP*

**math**

Tony has a piece of wire 36 inches long.He bent it into a quadrilateral with sides of equal length and angles of equal measure. (Part A) Classify the quadrilateral.Give all the names that fit. (Part B) Justify your answer with evidence.
*September 21, 2011 by Johnny*

**math**

Tony has a piece of wire 36 inches long. He bent it into a quadrilateral with sides of equal length and angles of equal measure. (Part A) Classify the quadrilateral. Give all the names that fit. (Part B) Justify your answer with evidence.
*September 23, 2011 by Johnny*

**algebra math**

Lucas makes crosses out of a scrap piece of wood by cutting it into two pieces. He always makes the cut so that the cross piece is one-third the length of the vertical piece. If a length of scrap wood is 28 inches, what will be the length of each piece of the cross?
*March 10, 2013 by Anonymous*

**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*

**math**

If a 40 m rope is cut into two pieces in the ratio 3:5, how long is each piece? I tried it but I checked it and it was wrong, please help.
*October 23, 2014 by Andrew*

**math**

1. A wire of length x is bent into the shape of a square. Express the area A as a function of x only. 2. A circle of radius x is inscribed in a square. Find the area inside the square but outside the circle as a function of x only.
*April 16, 2008 by Josh*

**cambo**

180 ft long board is cut into 3 pieces. The second piece of board is twice as long as the first. The third piece of board is six times as long as the first. What is the length of the first piece of the board?
*March 1, 2011 by bob*

**alegebra**

a 210 ft. long rope is cut into 3 pieces. the first piece of rope is 3 times as long as the second rope. the 3rd piece of rope is 2 times as long as the second piece of rope. What is the lenght of the longest piece of rope?
*March 18, 2011 by jane*

**math **

Justin cuts a piece of wood measuring 5 3/8 inches into two equal pieces how long is each piece
*September 12, 2012 by Jill *

**Physics**

A rocket, 8975 kg, traveling at 1255 m/s East explodes into two pieces. if one piece, 2450 kg, moves at 750.0 m/s due south, what is: the mass of the second piece? the momentum of the second piece? the velocity of the second piece?
*October 27, 2011 by Jessica*

**math**

Yuri has a board that is 98 in. long. He wishes to cut the board into two pieces so that one piece will be 10 in. longer than the other. What should the length of each be Let the shorter board's length be x. The other will be x+10. x + x + 10 = 98 2x = 88 Solve that for x x+x+...
*March 17, 2007 by cheryl*

**physics**

A firecracker in a coconut blows the coconut into three pieces. Two pieces of equal mass fly off south and west, perpendicular to each other, at 21m/s . The third piece has twice the mass as the other two. What is the speed of the third piece? What is the direction of the ...
*November 10, 2013 by samm*

**physics **

A firecracker in a coconut blows the coconut into three pieces. Two pieces of equal mass fly off south and west, perpendicular to each other, at 25 m/s. The third piece has twice the mass as the other two. 1. What is the speed of the third piece? 2. What is the direction of ...
*November 5, 2014 by Levin Need help for test!*

**Math**

A support beam 15 m long is cut into two piece, the lengths of which are in the ratio of 2 to 3. What is the length of each piece?
*December 3, 2012 by Walter Williams*

**math**

3 wires with lengths of 32 cm, 24 cm and 16 cm are to be cut into pieces with the same length (with no wire left over)What is the greatest possible length of each piece of wire?
*October 9, 2014 by colorful*

**math**

a piece of ribbon is cut into two shorter pieces in the ratio 2.8 : 1.25 The difference in the length of the shorter pieces is 80.6 cm. What is the length of the original piece?
*January 6, 2015 by chris*

**Word problem math**

Word problem. You cut a 2 m long board into 2 pieces . One piece is 10 cm shorter than the other. How long are each boards.? I got. 1 pc at 80!cm. the other 1pc at 100 cm Is this right ?
*October 14, 2012 by Marco*

**geometry**

a 10-inch-long board is cut into two pieces that have lengths in the ratio 2:7. What is the length of each new piece?
*January 6, 2010 by jackie*

**math**

fifteen-foot board is cut into 2 1/3 foot long pieces for a bookcase. After as many pieces are cut, how long is the remaining piece?
*February 25, 2014 by Anonymous*