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October 24, 2014

October 24, 2014

Number of results: 103,679

**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,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**

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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

Three pieces of wood are needed for a project. They are to be cut from a 90-cm-long piece of wood. The longest piece is to be 3 times as long as the middle-sized piece and the shortest piece is to be 10 cm shorter than the middle-sized piece. Can this be done with two cuts? If...
*May 23, 2010 by Annie*

**Math**

Three pieces of wood are needed for a project. They are to be cut from a 90-cm-long piece of wood. The longest piece is to be 3 times as long as the middle-sized piece and the shortest piece is to be 10 cm shorter than the middle-sized piece. Can this be done with two cuts? If...
*June 2, 2010 by Anonymous*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 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**

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**

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 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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**math**

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

**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 *

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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 **

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 *

**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**

A piece of rope is cut into three pieces in the ratio 2:7:11. If the longest piece is 72cm longer than the shortest piece, find the length of the original rope. Ps: how do I do this type of question? What are the fixed steps?
*October 15, 2011 by StuartKess*

**Math**

A piece of fabric is 52 inches long. You cut the fabric into two pieces. The first piece is x inches long. The second is 14 inches longer than the first. Draw a diagram & solve for x.
*August 24, 2014 by Olivia*

**5th Grade fractions**

Walt has a piece of rope which is 10 1/3 feet long. He has to cut it into 4 equal pieces. How long will each piece be? I took 10 1/3 divided by 4 which is 2.58333. How can I explain this to my 5th grader in fractions?
*January 24, 2010 by Meghan*

**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*

**Mathematics**

(in this question they did not give me any diagrams) use pie 22/7 (a) a piece of wire is bent to form a square of area 121cm squared Calculate the length of each side of the square. Calculate the perimeter of the square. (b) the same piece of wire was bent to form a circle. ...
*June 5, 2012 by INDIANA*

**algebra**

Three pieces of wood are needed for project. They are to be cut from a 90cm long piece of wood. The longest piece is to be 3 times as long as the middle sized piece and the shortest piece is to be 10 cm shorter than the middle sized piece. Can this be done with 2 cuts? If so, ...
*May 9, 2010 by Kristi*

**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**

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*

**Algebra**

a 260 m wire is cut into 3 pieces. The second is 4 times longer than the 1st. The third is 2 times longer than the 2nd how long is each piece=
*August 11, 2011 by jackie*

**math**

I have a flat piece of plywood that measures 45 inches in width and 75 inches in length. I want to cut the board into identical square pieces with the integer side lengths and use the entire piece of wood. What are the dimensions (width & length) of each identical piece? ...
*March 27, 2014 by He who should not be named*

**algebra**

Nakia cut a board of 30ft long into 2 pieces. The ratio of the legnths of the 2 pieces is 2:3.what is the length, to the nearest foot, of the shorter piece
*March 3, 2011 by didi*

**math**

A pipe is 42 inches long. It is to be cut into three pieces such that the longest is four times as long as the shortest and the middle-size piece is six inches longer than the shortest. How long is the middle-sized piece?
*September 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**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*

**math**

each player is given a rectangular piece of graph paper that is 56cm long and 84 cm wide. The horizontal and vertical lines are spaced 1 cm apart. The paper is to be cut along the grid (graph) lines into square pieces that are all the same size without having any paper left ...
*September 22, 2008 by Jayson*

**science**

suppose a cube of jell-o is cut into two pieces. What property stays the same when comparing the original piece with one of the new pieces? a. density b. mass c. volume d. surface area
*February 13, 2009 by Lorena*

**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*

**Pre-Calc**

A wire 100 centimeters in length is cut into two separate pieces (not necessarily equal). ON epiece is bent to form a square and the other to form a circle. Let x equal the length of the wire used to form the square. a. Write the function that represents the are of the two ...
*January 22, 2014 by Andy G*

**physics #22**

A length of wire is bent into a closed loop and a magnet is plunged into it, inducing a voltage and,consequently, a current in the wire. A second lenghtof wire, twice as long, is bent into two loops of wire, and a magnet is similarly plunged into it. Twice the voltage is ...
*February 14, 2008 by tina*

**Meters**

Vincent has cut three pieces of rope to complete a science project. Two pieces are of equal length. The third piece is one-quarter the length of each rope of the others. He cut the three pieces from a rope 54 meters long with any rope left over. Fine the answer of meters in ...
*February 3, 2010 by Camile*

**math**

Juan buys 18 meter of wire. He cuts the wire into pieces of 3 meters long.how many pieces of wire dose he cut?
*October 22, 2013 by Desmond*

**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**

A 4 1/2ft ribbon is cut into 6 equal-length pieces.How long is each piece?
*February 29, 2012 by Lexi*

**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 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*

**Math**

Sarah was cutting fabric for a quilt. She cut a strip of fabric that was 19 1/8 inches long into 5 equal pieces. When she was finished cutting Sarah had a piece that was 2 1/4 inches long. How long was each piece that she cut for the quilt?
*April 21, 2013 by aly*

**math**

if a woman has a 50 ft. piece of wire & cuts it into strips 1 2/3 feet long, how many pieces will she have
*May 1, 2013 by katie*

**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**

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**

Mr. Brown has a piece of hose 11 ft long. He is going to cut it into 15 equal-length pieces.
*February 7, 2014 by Knalidge*

**5th grade math**

Derek is building a bird feeder to sell at a crafts fair. He is using a board that is 4 feet long. He will cut one piece that is 2 feet long for the base. Then he will use the rest of the board and cut it into two pieces of equal length for the sides. If he puts the and one of...
*December 8, 2013 by Stephon*

**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*

**algebra**

a piece of wire 27/32 inch in length is cut into 3 equal peices how long is each peice (math)
*May 6, 2010 by kaysan*

**math **

If i have a piece of pipe that is half a yard long and it's divided into 5 pieces what is the length of each piece in yards?
*February 13, 2013 by joshua*

**math**

Rachel cut a length of rope 4 1/3 meters into two pieces. The length of one piece of rope is 2 1/2 meters. What is the length of the second piece of rope. Please answer and explain.
*April 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

Tomas needs to cut a piece of wood for a model airplane he is building. He has four pieces of wood: 5 feet, 4 feet, 6 feet, and 3 feet long. If the length of wood he needs to cut is 11 square root feet long, which piece of wood should he cut to have the least amount of unused ...
*December 12, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Maths**

A drinking straw of length 21cm is cut into 3 pieces the length of the first piece is x cm the second piece is 3 cm shorter than the first piece the third is twice as long as the first piece state term of x to represent the sum of of the length {2} write an expression in the ...
*August 18, 2012 by RAHEIM*

**math 5th**

Jenna had 24.5 yards of lace. She cut it into pieces of equal length between 2 and 4 yards long. The pieces are multiples of 0.5 yard in length. How long is each piece? How many pieces does she have? Thank you,have a nice weekend.
*October 30, 2009 by Please Please Help *

**algebra, math**

A piece of wood that is 9 feet long is cut in half legthwise. Each half is then cut legthwise into six congruent pieces. What is the length of each of the twelve small pieces of wood? Show your work.
*March 21, 2013 by syram*

**math**

A few pieces of cloth, each of length 4 m 25 cm, are cut from a 170 m long cloth piece such that no cloth is left. How many pieces are cut from the long piece of cloth?
*July 15, 2014 by angela*

**math**

a 50 foot length of rope was cut into two pieces. the first piece is 5 feet more than twice the second. what are the lengths of the two pieces of rope?
*May 6, 2013 by alondra*

**math**

a piece of rope 80 centimeters long must be cut into 2 pieces. Each piece of rope will be used to form a rectangle. Where would the rope be cut if the area of 1 rectangle must be 1/4 the area of the other rectangle
*March 6, 2013 by rich*

**Math**

Benita has 3 ropes measuring 54 centimeters, 108 centimeters and 189 centimeters. She cuts all of them into equal pieces. The length of each piece is the longest possible length she can cut. What is the length of each piece of cut rope? How many pieces of rope does Benita get?
*October 22, 2013 by Tam*

**math**

Len is baking a square cake for his friend wedding. When served to the guests, the cake will be cut into square pieces 1 inch on the side. The cake should be large enough so that 121 guests get one piece. How long should each side of the cake be?
*September 14, 2013 by Sophia*

**algebra**

The length of a piece of fabric is 8y yards. Landon cuts 7 yards from it to make some cushion covers. He then cuts another 3y yards to make a curtain. The remaining material is cut into 4 equal pieces. How long is each piece?
*March 11, 2013 by TB *

**Math**

a rope is cut in too two piece the shorter piece is 18 feet long and the longer piece is twice as long how long was the rope before it was cut
*May 4, 2014 by Janella*

**math**

a 32in board is to be cut into 3 peices so that the second board is twice as long as the first piece and the third is to be 5 times longer than the first piece. if x represents the length of the first peice, find the length of all three pieces.
*September 23, 2010 by sarah*

**math**

Sheila is going to divide a 36-inch piece of ribbon into 5 equal pieces.She says each piece will be 7 inches long.whats the error?
*November 12, 2013 by bob*

**Math **

A piece of paper is cut into 25 equal parts that are similar in shape to the original. what is the perimeter of one of the small pieces divided by the perimeter of the original piece of paper?
*July 23, 2012 by Sarah*

**Math **

Steven bought a piece of meat and cut it into three pieces. The mass of the first piece of meat was 5/8 of the mass of the second piece of meat. The mass of the second piece of meat was 4/7 of the mass of the third piece of meat. a. Find the ratio of the mass of the first ...
*September 11, 2012 by Dottie*

**maths **

Christopher has cut three pieces of string to three kites.two pieces are equal length. rhw third pieces is one half of the lenght of each of the others. he cut out the three pieces from a roll of string 70 meters long without any String left over.Find the number of meters of ...
*February 5, 2012 by tanya*

**algebra**

Jennifer cut a board 2 m long into two pieces. One piece is 24 cm shorter than the other. Find the length of each piece. A group of backpackers hiked 38 km over three days. The first day, they hiked 1 km less than 3 times as far as the second day. The third day, they hiked 2 ...
*May 28, 2008 by Heather M*

**physics**

A long thin rod is cut into two pieces, one being as long as the other. To the midpoint of piece A, piece B is attached perpendicularly, in order to form the inverted "T" shown in the figure. The application of a net external torque causes this object to rotate about axis 1 ...
*October 27, 2012 by jordan*

**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*

**To Mara; Re: algebra**

I accidentally deleted your post. Sorry. a 10 foot board is cut into two pieces. If one peace measures x, write an expression for the lenght of the other piece 10 - x = y
*June 27, 2013 by Ms. Sue*

**maths**

A piece of wire when bent in the form of square encloses an area of 484cm sq.now if the same wire is bent in the form of circle area enclosed by it would be
*May 4, 2011 by aditi*

**word problems math**

Laura wants to cut a board into three equal pieces. The board is 5-8 feet long. How long will each piece be?
*September 27, 2012 by Aaliyah*

**(aig)math(Ms.Sue)**

a string 28 yards long is cut into 10 equal pieces.what is the length of each piece?write your answer as a fraction and as a decimal.
*April 9, 2012 by lidia*

**Algebra**

For their homecoming parade the students of U-Math have created a colorful banner, 53 meters in length, that is made of two pieces of parachute material. The short piece is 19 meters shorter then the long piece. Find the Length of each piece. Length of the long piece = Length ...
*May 7, 2014 by Christopher*

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