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**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*

**physics**

A basketball explodes into three separate pieces. Two pieces of equal mass shoot off at 20.3 m/s, one travelling to the south and one to the west, perpendicular to each other. The third piece has a mass 4 times the size of one of the other pieces. What is the speed of the ...

*November 15, 2016 by HELP!!!*

**Algebra**

A 36-meter rope is divided into three pieces. One piece is twice as long as the shortest piece, and the third piece is 1 meter longer than four times the shortest piece. Find the length of the shortest piece.

*October 15, 2016 by Kelsey*

**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 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*

**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**

A family decides to grow flowers in their garden. They have 56 feet of fence they want to cut into two pieces to make two square gardens. How long should each piece be if they want the total area of the squares to be 100 square feet?

*January 26, 2017 by maggie*

**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 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**

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 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*

**math**

For an art project, Marco cuts a 12 and two thirds ft piece of string into 8 equal pieces. How long is each piece? Maria cuts her string into 8 equal pieces of length 2 and seven twelfths ft. Which student started with the longer piece of string? How much ...

*December 6, 2015 by amy*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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 carpenter had a 20-foot piece of lumber from which he cut three pieces.one piece was 6 1/2 feet long and the other was 3 5/8 feet long. How long was the remaining piece?

*November 23, 2015 by Maricel*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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 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**

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 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*

**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*

**Algebra **

debbie anderson cuts a piece of wood measuring 3 3/8 inches into two equal pieces. How long is each piece?

*January 9, 2017 by Jay*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Math**

A ten-foot-long board is cut into three pieces. The second piece is half as long as the first. The third piece is 4 feet longer than the second. How long is the first piece? Answer: 2 3/4 feet If f(x)=2x2+1/2x-4, what is f(-1/2)? Answer: -15/4 **I am studying for a test and am...

*November 14, 2016 by Jess*

**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**

Zach's rope is 15 feet long. He cuts it into three pieces. 1st piece is 3.57 ft longer than the 2nd piece. 3rd piece is 2.97 feet longer than the 2nd piece. How long is third piece?

*February 12, 2017 by teresa*

**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**

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*

**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**

Ryan cut a 5.25 inch piece of string into pieces that are each .75 inches long. How many pieces did Ryan cut?

*September 20, 2016 by I love cats*

**Math Fraction**

Bernadette cuts a piece of fabric into 4 peices of the same length. After she cut off 3 feet from one of the pieces, she is left with a piece that is 2 feet long. What is the length of the fabric she started with?

*July 1, 2016 by Hikaru*

**Maty álgebra**

Avatar la the answer of a plumber has a very long piece of pipe that is used to run city water parallel to a major roadway.The pipe is cut into two two sections.One section of pipe is 12ft.shorter than the other.If 34 of the leght of they shorter pipe is 120ft,how long is the ...

*January 18, 2017 by Nahomy*

**maths**

David cuts a 6 metre long pole into three different pieces. The largest piece is 40 cm longer than the middle piece. The middle piece is 70 cm longer than shortest piece. What is the size of the largest piece?

*April 9, 2015 by Zain*

**Math**

A piece of metal is bent into a rectangle and has a length which is 5 times as long as its width. If the perimeter of the piece of metal is 13 feet 6 inches, find the length and the width of the piece of sheet metal. You must use a variable , write an equation and solve the ...

*May 16, 2008 by Jon*

**math**

A wire of length 4 m is cut in two parts and the first part is bent in the shape of a square, while the second part is bent in the shape of an equilateral triangle. For which lengths of these parts the total area enclosed by the square and the triangle is: a. minimized? b. ...

*February 21, 2015 by emy*

**Math**

A wire of length 4 m is cut in two parts and the first part is bent in the shape of a square, while the second part is bent in the shape of an equilateral triangle. For which lengths of these parts the total area enclosed by the square and the triangle is: a. minimized? b. ...

*February 22, 2015 by Altin*

**math**

A wire of length 4 m is cut in two parts and the first part is bent in the shape of a square, while the second part is bent in the shape of an equilateral triangle. For which lengths of these parts the total area enclosed by the square and the triangle is: a. minimized? b. ...

*February 22, 2015 by ani*

**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 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**

19. A ten-foot-long board is cut into three pieces. The second piece is half as long as the first. The third piece is 4 feet longer than the second. How long is the first piece? A. 1 feet B. 2 feet C. 2 feet D. 3 feet The answer is given by the teacher to us, but I want to ...

*December 27, 2016 by Juan Nita 19*

**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*

**7th grade math**

A plumber has a very long piece of pipe that is used to run city water parallel to a major roadway. The pipe is cut into two sections. One section is 12 ft. shorter than the other. If 34 of the length of the shorter pipe is 120 ft., how long is the longer piece of pipe? Solve ...

*November 6, 2016 by crystal*

**math**

A 4 1/2ft ribbon is cut into 6 equal-length pieces.How long is each piece?

*February 29, 2012 by Lexi*

**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*

**math**

A rope is 15 feet long. Cut it into 3 pieces. The first piece was 3.57 feet longer than the second piece. The third piece was 2.97 feet longer than the second piece. How long was the third piece of rope?

*March 24, 2015 by Carol R*

**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**

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*

**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*

**Physics**

A vessel at rest explodes breaking into three pieces. Two pieces, having equal mass fly off perpendicular to one another with the same speed of 30 m/s. The third piece had three times the mass of each other piece. What are the magnitude and direction of its velocity ...

*February 10, 2007 by sarah*

**physics**

After several large firecrackers have been inserted into its holes, a bowling ball is projected into the air using a homemade launcher and explodes in midair. During the launch, the 5.33-kg ball is shot into the air with an initial speed of 11.3 m/s at a 42.9° angle; it ...

*August 4, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

A length of string that is 22 feet long is being cut into piece that are 1/3 foot long. How many pieces will there be?

*February 24, 2015 by Rod*

**math**

Chester has a ribbon that is 2 meters long. He wants to cut it into 5 equal pieces. How many centimeters long will each piece be?

*March 9, 2015 by Amari*

**math**

a rope is cut into two pieces. one has a length of 37 feet. if the other piece has a length of x what was the total lengh of rope in feet before it was cut?

*September 19, 2012 by kim*

**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*

**Math**

A circular piece of wire has a radius of 12 cm. This is cut then bent to form an arc of a circle whose radius is 60 cm. Find the angle subtended at the centre by this arc. Give your answer to the nearest degree. Please show working out Thank you so much!

*December 9, 2011 by Candice*

**COLLEGE PHYSICS**

An internal explosion breaks an object, initially at rest, into two pieces. One piece (m1) is 1.5 times more massive than the other (m2). If 7500 J were released by the explosion, how much KE did each piece acquire?

*October 22, 2014 by liz*

**Math**

Bernadette cuts a piece of fabric into four pieces of the same length. After she cuts off 3 feet from one of the pieces, she is left with a piece that is 2 feet long. What is the length of the piece of a fabric she started with?

*August 11, 2016 by Anne*

**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*

**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*

**Geography**

A bolt of cloth containing 25yd 6in. Was cut into 6 pieces. How long was each piece?

*December 1, 2015 by Paula*

**Math**

Henry needs to cut a 4 2/3 foot board into 5 equal pieces. How long was each piece?

*January 24, 2017 by Greg*

**Math**

If a 32 ft rope is cut into two sections with one section 7 times as long as the other section, how long is the shorter piece?

*November 30, 2012 by Chely*

**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*

**Math**

Mark has a 40 foot length of rope he decides tocut it into two pieces. He wants one length four times as long as the other. How long is each piece?

*October 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

A 5cm piece of wire is cut into two parts such that a square formed by bending on part will have four times the area of a square formed by bending the other part, what is the length of the longer part.

*September 6, 2016 by anonymous*

**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*

**algebra**

a 23 foot cable is cut into two pieces, one three times as long as the other. how long are the pieces?

*October 4, 2010 by mike*

**physics**

an object was launched with the velocity of 20 m/s at an angle 45 degree to the vertical . at the top of its trajectory the object broke into two equal pieces.one piece fell vertically downward .where would the other piece fall?(g=10m/s^2)

*February 11, 2012 by ashely*

**ACCT**

A lumber yard is going to cut a board which is 18 m into 16 pieces of equal length. How long will each piece b

*October 7, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Math**

A rope of 17 1/2 feet long is cut into 7 pieces. If the pieces are the same length, what is the length of each piece?

*July 18, 2016 by ?*

**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*