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May 4, 2016
Number of results: 17,604

**math**

Pete is standing 2 feet away from a mirror on the ground. Pete is 5 feet tall and can just see the top of the tree in the mirror from where he is standing. The two triangles formed in the picture above are similar. If the mirror is 12 feet away from the base of the tree, how ...
*February 19, 2015 by kimberlyyanez*

**Functions**

Suppose w=j(h) is the average daily quantity of water (in litres) required by an oak tree of height h metres. If Wa is the quantity of water required by a tree of average height, write an expression for the height of a tree 10 m higher than the average. Show step by step ...
*May 13, 2015 by Rob*

**Physics**

Larry leaves home at 2:08 and runs at a constant speed to the lamppost. He reaches the lamppost at 2:12, immediately turns, and runs to the tree. Larry arrives at the tree at 2:28. What is Larry's average velocity during his trip from home to the lamppost, if the lamppost is ...
*September 29, 2012 by Sarah*

**Math**

Please help. Julio uses a scale of 1/ 8 inch 1 foot when he paints landscapes. In one painting, a giant sequoia tree is 34.375 inches tall. How tall is the real tree?
*February 6, 2016 by Sal*

**Physics**

To help prevent frost damage, fruit growers sometimes protect their crop by spraying it with water when overnight temperatures are expected to go below the freezing mark. When the water turns to ice during the night, heat is released into the plants, thereby giving them a ...
*December 11, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Maths **

5. You have inherited an orange grove. The more orange trees there are in the grove, the fewer oranges each tree produces. When there are 30 trees, each tree produces 84 kg of oranges. When there are 90 trees, each tree produces 74 kg of oranges. Assume that the amount of ...
*May 15, 2014 by Hanna*

**Statistics**

The table I have is: Color of Candy Frequency Proportion (as a fraction and decimal) Percentage Red 13 13/100 or .13 13% Orange 25 25/100 or .25 25% Yellow 8 8/100 or .08 8% Brown 8 8/100 or .08 8% Blue 27 27/100 or .27 27% Green 19 19/100 or .19 19% TOTALS 100 100/100 or 1 ...
*July 13, 2015 by Destiny Park*

**science**

In a cd player, where is the potential energy stored? Where does does it change form? Where is the kinetic energy released? Also What happens to the mass in the leaves of a tree when the tree burns?? PLEASE ANSWER ALL OF THE QUESTIONS!!
*May 10, 2009 by Caro*

**trig**

A tree casts a shadow 203 feet long. Find the number of feet in the height of the tree knowing that the angle of elevation of the sun is 16 degrees. Give your answer to the nearest integer. a. 57 b. 56 c. 61 d. 58 e. 55
*December 13, 2011 by James B*

**physics**

A stuntman sitting on a tree limb wishes to drop vertically onto a horse galloping under the tree. The constant speed of the horse is 15.0 m/s, and the man is initially 2.45 m above the level of the saddle.
*September 23, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Can you show or explain how to do this? Julio uses a scale of 1/8 inch= 1 foot when he paints landscapes. In one painting, a giant sequoia tree is 34.375 inches tall. How tall is the real tree?
*February 6, 2016 by Lenny*

**PHYSICS**

A MONKEY CLIMBED TO THE TOP OF A TREE. THE TREE IS 40 METERS HIGH AND THE MONKEY WEIGHS 6 KG. HOW MUCH POTENTIAL ENERGY DOES THE MONKEY HAVE?
*April 3, 2012 by GHG*

**Math**

There are 28 pears on 4 trees. There are the same number of pears on each tree. How many pears on each tree? If Jomel picks 10 pears, how many pears will be left on the trees? My answers: 7 pears on each tree. 18 pears will be left on the trees. Is this correct?
*November 1, 2011 by Myra*

**Algebra**

A 6-foot spruce tree is planted 15 feet from a lighted streetlight whose lamp is 18 feet above the ground. How many feet long is the shadow of that tree?
*December 14, 2013 by Angel*

**math**

word problem: Q1.there were 60 birds at three treesin some moment 6 birds flew away from the first tree,8 birds flew away from the second tree, and 4 birds flew away from the third tre. then there were same number of birds at each of the three trees. How many birds were there ...
*April 6, 2009 by Rosalia*

**grammar**

Are my sentences of appositive and appositive phrases correct? we planted a small tree, brought by my father, in the park and called it a "family tree." The reunion site, in the empty room, took us hours to clean up.
*February 23, 2011 by sgf*

**black river **

Mathematics How high is the tree if I had 5m 4m how high is the tree
*August 1, 2015 by lia*

**geometry**

Jenny is building a rectangular garden around a tree in her yard. The southwest corner of the garden will be 2 feet south and 3 feet west of the tree. The northeast corner of the garden will be 1 foot north and 4 feet east of the tree. If jenny paves a path around the garden ...
*September 14, 2015 by katy*

**College Level Calculus**

Each orange tree grown in California produces 720 oranges per year if not more than 20 trees are planted per acre. For each additional tree planted per acre, the yield per tree decreases by 15 oranges. How many trees per acre should be planted to obtain the greatest number of ...
*November 12, 2013 by Timofey*

**math**

The Python snake climbed 10 feet up a 12 foot tree and the boa constrictor snake climbed 16 feet up an 18 foot tree. Write the fraction of the tree each snake climbed. Simplify the fractions and compare the distances. my answer: 10/12 = 5/6 for python 16/18 = 8/9 boa
*September 7, 2011 by Lindsey*

**arithmetic**

USING PRIME FRACTORIZATION WHAT IS THE GCF FOR 45,100 USING A FACTOR TREE AND COMMON PRIME FACTORS
*November 10, 2009 by Anonymous*

**trig**

A tree growing on a hillside casts a 121-foot shadow straight down the hill. Find the height of the tree (in feet) if the slope of the hill is 8 degrees and the angle of elevation of the sun from the horizontal is 50degrees.
*November 5, 2012 by joey *

**Maths**

The top of a building 24cm high is observed from the top and from the bottom of a vertical tree. The angles of elevation are found to be 45degree and 60degree respectively . Find the height of the tree. ( leave your answer in surd form)
*January 1, 2016 by Faith*

**English**

1. He painted the emperor a gold tree. 2. He painted a gold tree for the emperor. 3. He painted a gold tree to the emperor. (Are they all grammatical? Which preposition do we have to use?) 4. Ma Liang kept painting. (Ma Liang is a person's name. What is the part of speech of '...
*March 24, 2010 by rfvv*

**geometry**

A 12-foot guy wire is to be attached to a tree at a 30 degree angle to the ground. At what height on the tree should the guy wire be attached? How far from the tree should the wire be attached to the ground?
*May 8, 2012 by Piggy*

**math**

Each of two observers 475 feet apart measures the angle of elevation to the top of a tree that sits on the straight line between them. These angles are 55° and 59°, for observers A and B, respectively. How tall is the tree? How far is the base of its trunk from each observer?
*February 11, 2013 by rachel*

**Trigonometry **

A golfer hits a ball off of the ground with an angle of elevation of 10 degrees and an initial velocity of 240 feet per second. There is an 80 foot tree 160 yards in front of her. Will she hit the ball over the tree?
*April 4, 2015 by E *

**Algebra(Please Help ASAP)**

Indirect Measurement: A tree casts a shadow 8 ft long. A 6 ft man casts a shadow 4 ft long. The triangle formed by the tree and its shadow is similar to the triangle formed by the mad and his shadow. How tall is the tree? **PLEASE give a step-by-step explanation**
*November 17, 2015 by *\|'*'|Autumn|'*'|/* *

**math 115 CH 7**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree? Is this correct ? 1m=.4m 1m÷.4m =2.5m 2.5m X 5m =12.5m
*December 9, 2008 by Debbie*

**Question??? English**

In The Year of the Perfect Christmas Tree, what Ruthie wants for Christmas is 1. a Christmas feast. 2. a new dress. 3. a doll. 4. a beautifully decorated Christmas tree.
*December 10, 2008 by Leah*

**algebra**

3. You are going to plant trees in your hilly backyard. Tree A is located at coordinates (1,4) and Tree B is located at (5,12). What is the slope of the hill between the two trees?
*March 12, 2011 by victor*

**trig**

a tree casts a shadow 36 ft long. at the same timem the shadow cast by a vertical 7 ft pole is 4ft long. find the hight of the tree
*September 6, 2011 by hails*

**trig**

a tree casts a shadow 36 ft long. at the same timem the shadow cast by a vertical 7 ft pole is 4ft long. find the hight of the tree
*September 6, 2011 by hails*

**Physics**

On level ground, you stand 21.0m from the base of a tree and determine that the treetop is at 46 degrees above the horizontal, as measured from ground level. How tall is the tree?
*February 8, 2012 by Tig*

**math**

a fence post a 4-foot shadow at the same time that a tree next to it cast a 64-foot shadow. how tall os the tree? a)66 b)70 c)74 d)78 e)not enought information is given
*May 10, 2010 by morgan*

**Math **

Ella reports that the height of a tree in her school yard is 3.8m. If ella measured the tree to the nearest hundredth of a metre, what is the least height she might report?
*January 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

A 12-foot tree casts a 22-foot shadow. Find the angle of elevation from the tip of the shadow to the top of the tree. Round the answer to the nearest tenth.
*October 7, 2014 by celina*

**algebra**

a point on one bank he finds the angle of elevation of the top of a tree on the other bank to be 60 degress. from his initial observation point he walks back 200 feet in a straight line with the tree and his first observation point and finds the angle of elevation to the top ...
*July 19, 2011 by alex*

**elemetary elgabra**

A tree casts a shadow 25 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 57-cm tall statue is 66 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest meter.
*January 27, 2013 by garrett*

**Trigonometry**

A tree casts a shadow 38 m long. At the same time, the shadow cast by a 34 centimeter tall statue is 69 cm long. Find the height of the tree to the nearest tenth.
*January 11, 2016 by Trig student*

**Math**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow tht is o.4m long. How tall is the tree?
*December 6, 2007 by Patricia*

**Math 115**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?
*December 6, 2008 by Debbie*

**physics**

A Christmas tree ball will break if dropped on a hardwood floor with a speed of 2.0 m/s or more. If it falls 15 cm from a tree branch to the floor, will it break?
*September 27, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Intermediate Algebra**

A 6-foot man cast a shadow of 2.5ft. At the same time of the day, a tree cast a shadow of 25 ft. How tall is the tree?
*December 2, 2012 by Wanda*

**trigonometry - kindly help, needed badly**

From a point on the bank of a stream,the angle of elevation of a tree top on the opposite bank is 38 degrees and 23 mins. And from a point 200.6 ft. straight back from the bank, the angle of elevation of the tree top is 20 degrees and 22 mins. Find the height of the tree and ...
*September 12, 2014 by rhinechilde*

**Math**

a tree needss to be staked with three wires. Each wire is attached to the trunk 3 ft above the ground, then anchored to the ground 4 ft from the base of the tree. How much wire is need for 2 stakes?
*May 15, 2008 by Mary*

**math**

A rope is used to hold a tree upright. it is attached to the ground at a distance of 95 feet from the tree and forms an angle of 47 degree with the ground. How long is the rope to the nearest foot?
*February 12, 2013 by natalie*

**Math**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5m. At the same time,a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4m long. How tall is the tree?
*March 6, 2008 by Danielle*

**Math**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?
*August 12, 2009 by Kati*

**math**

A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?
*August 12, 2009 by scooby91320002*

**physics**

A cat that has a mass of 6 kg climbs to the top of a tree that is 20 m high. How much potential energy does the cat have at the top of the tree?
*January 26, 2012 by Jay*

**Science**

A monkey that weighs 270 newtons is hanging from the branch of a tree. What is the size and direction of the monkey's force on the tree branch?
*December 9, 2013 by Angelo*

**Trigonometry**

A crow is on the ground 80 feet from the base of a 45 foot tall tree. It then flies straight throught the air to the top of the tree. What is the angle of the crow's flight path relative to the ground ?
*January 24, 2010 by Drake*

**pme**

a bullet moving at 270 m/s penetrates 5 cm into a tree limb, beforecoming to rest assuming that the force exerted by the tree limb is uniform, find its magnitude? mass of the bullet is 10 g
*July 24, 2011 by babu lal*

**math**

Marsha is using an 8-ft ladder to pick apples from a tree. If the bottom of the ladder is 3-ft from the bottom of the tree , calculate the angle of elevation to the nearest degree.Make sure to include diagram.
*July 6, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

Marsha is using an 8-ft ladder to pick apples from a tree. If the bottom of the ladder is 3-ft from the bottom of the tree , calculate the angle of elevation to the nearest degree.Make sure to include diagram.
*July 6, 2012 by Trey*

**trigonometry**

from a point 3 m above the water surface, the angle of elevation of the top of a certain tree is 30°40', while the angle of depression of its image is 65°10'. Find the height of the tree and its distance from the point of observation.
*December 7, 2015 by Albert*

**Environmental Science **

H.B.D. Kettlewell observed that peppered moths in the forests of England were becoming darker in color over time. In addition, he observed that pollution had turned the tree trunks black. He thought it would be easy for birds to spot and capture light-colored moths resting on ...
*August 7, 2014 by Sydney*

**physics**

Larry leaves home at 2:08 and runs at a constant speed to the lamppost. He reaches the lamppost at 2:15, immediately turns, and runs to the tree. Larry arrives at the tree at 2:29. What is Larry's average velocity during his trip from home to the lamppost, if the lamppost is ...
*October 7, 2008 by Deepa*

**Math**

45% of the tree in a park are maple. There are 27 maple tree in the park. How many tree are there in all in the park?
*May 27, 2009 by Kellie*

**Math - Trig**

1. From a point 15m from the base of a tree, the angle of elevation of the top of the tree is 46.48degrees. Approximate the height of the tree. 2. From a point 17.2m from the base of a building, the angle of elevation of the top of the building is 73.5degrees. Aproximate the ...
*December 4, 2013 by McKenna Louise*

**math**

How do I make a math factor tree using the number 115 and make it look like a tree for real?
*October 6, 2010 by lanette*

**math**

Problem A: Let T be a balanced 5-ary tree with 81 nodes. (a). How many internal nodes does T have? (b). How many edges does the tree T have? (c). What is the height of T?
*March 14, 2011 by aj*

**algebra**

The reflection of the tree in the lake is 49 in long. If your shadow in the lake is 14 in long and you are 5 ft, how tall is the tree? Put your answer as inches.
*October 11, 2012 by jade*

**Math**

A tree is 18 feet tall and casts a shadow that is 22 feet long. How fat is it from the end of the shadow to the top of the tree
*April 21, 2014 by Tristan*

**math**

how high is a tree that cast a 48ft shadow at the time a 12 ft pole cast a shadow which is 12 ft long. the tree hight is?
*November 18, 2014 by Michellle*

** Algebra **

You go to a forest and measure the shadow of a tree as being 6 m long. The shadow of your meter stick is 2 m long .How tall is the tree ?
*August 22, 2015 by Bob*

**physics**

To measure the height of a tree, you throw a rock directly upward, with a speed just fast enough that the rock brushes against the uppermost leaves and then falls back to the ground. If the rock is in the air for 2.1 s, how tall is the tree?
*September 7, 2010 by frank*

**physics**

To measure the height of a tree, you throw a rock directly upward, with a speed just fast enough that the rock brushes against the uppermost leaves and then falls back to the ground. If the rock is in the air for 2.1 s, how tall is the tree?
*September 7, 2010 by frank*

**Physics**

A stuntman sitting on a tree limb wishes to drop vertically onto a horse galloping under the tree. The constant speed of the horse is 10.0 m/s, and the man is initially 2.75 m above the level of the saddle. Please Show work!! I am completely lost!
*February 7, 2012 by Haroula*

**math**

(a). Determine the DFS tree of K3,3. (b). Determine the BFS tree of K3,3.
*March 14, 2011 by aj*

**Math**

A tree in the park makes a shadow on the ground at the same time the basketball post makes a shadow on the ground, as shown. If the height of the basketball post is 10 feet tall, and casts a 30 foot shadow, and the tree casts a 60 feet shadow, use properties of similar ...
*March 5, 2013 by Shelia*

**math**

an airplane is flying at a height of 2 miles above the level ground. the angle of depression from the plane to the foot of a tree is 15 degree. Find the distance that the plane must fly to be directly above the tree.
*February 2, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Math**

A science class planted a tree in the school courtyard that was 6 inches tall. It is growing 4 inches each week. Write a function rule for the height, h, of the tree based on the weeks, w, since it was planted. h = 6w + 4. h = 4w + 6. (MY ANSWER) h = 4w. h = 4w – 6.
*February 19, 2016 by LOVE*

**Physics**

A golfer has to hit a ball over a tree that is 12.0 meters high from 40.0 meters away. The ball is hit with speed v at an angle (-) to the horizontal. Neglect any effect due to air. The golfer hits the ball with an initial velocity 30 degrees to the horizontal. Calculate the ...
*February 7, 2013 by Emilea*

**Math**

I have this application that I cant figure out how to work. Please help without giving me the answer. A tree casts a shadow that measures 5 m. At the same time, a meter stick casts a shadow that is 0.4 m long. How tall is the tree?
*May 21, 2008 by Angela*

**Algebra **

I am having a hard time with this problem 3. You are going to plant trees in your hilly backyard. Tree A is located at coordinates (1,2) and Tree B is located at (3,12). What is the slope of the hill between the two trees? Show how you arrived at your answer
*September 8, 2010 by Sydney*

**math**

A tree on a hillside casts a shadow 200 ft down the hill. If the angle of inclination of the hillside is 23 to the horizontal and the angle of elevation of the sun is 54, find the height of the tree. Please round the answer to the nearest integer.
*November 29, 2012 by amaa*

**Principal of Math**

a tree casts a shadow 29m long. at the same time the shadow cast b a 61cm tall statue is 82cm long. find the height of the tree. round results to the nearest unit.
*April 14, 2013 by Christine*

**Math**

A 6 ft person has a shadow 5ft long. A nearby tree has a shadow 30ft long. How tall is the tree?
*March 7, 2013 by Cody *

**math**

If a 30-meter pine tree casts a shadow of 30 meter, how far is the tip of the shadow from top of the tree?
*November 16, 2013 by Tresa*

**figue out this**

In many forest very little sunlight reaches the smaller plants who lived on the ground or the florest floor because the tall trees block the sunlight awy from the smaller plants.Which of the following young trees has the BEST chance to survive and reproduce in this forest? A.A...
*April 18, 2007 by Hot stuff*

**math**

Pete is standing 2 feet away from a mirror on the ground. Pete is 5 feet tall and can just see the top of the tree in the mirror from where he is standing. The mirror is 8 feet away from the base of the tree. how tall is the tree?
*January 29, 2013 by Anonymous*

**trig**

a tree growing on a hillside casts a 102-foot shadow straight down the hill. Find the vertical height of the tree if, relative to the horizontal, the hill slopes 15.0 degrees and the angle of elevation of the sun is 62.0 degrees.
*November 8, 2011 by jc*

**trig**

A tree on a hillside casts a shadow c ft down the hill. If the angle of inclination of the hillside is b to the horizontal and the angle of elevation of the sun is a, find the height of the tree. Assume a = 48°, b = 18° c = 235 ft. (Round your answer to the nearest whole ...
*November 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**math**

A man 1.7m tall observe a bird on top of a tree at angle of elevation of 40degree. If the bird distance between the man's head and the bird is 25m, what is the height of the tree?
*April 23, 2012 by Kaylie*

**math**

The Statue of Liberty is about 151 feet tall. If the angle of elevation from a tree in Liberty State Park to the statue's top is 1.5 degrees, how far is the tree from the statue?
*April 18, 2015 by Kenny*

**calc**

When 30 orange trees are planted per acre each tree yields 150 oranges For each additional tree per acre, the yield decreases by 3 oranges per tree. Express the total yield of oranges per acre, Y , as a function of the number of trees planted per acre, x, if x < or equal ...
*December 2, 2013 by sara*

**derivative**

q=(100/p+1)^2 - 1 what is q'? use the chain rule: q' = 2(100/p+1)(-100/(p^2)) i got q' = 2(100/(p+1))(-100(p+1)^-2 =-2000/(p+1)^3
*April 29, 2007 by Evan*

**math**

In this question do I add, subtract, or multiply the exponents? 100^12 ------ 100^8 A.100^96 B.100^4 C.100^20 Thank you
*May 18, 2015 by kalie*

**Math**

The Recycling Department of a fast food chain is planning to have a Christmas Tree Making Contest in preparation of the upcoming Holiday Season. Part of the contest mechanics is to collect soft drinks tin cans and build a Christmas Tree out of the tin cans. If you want to join...
*September 9, 2014 by Ryzza*

**college aLGEBRA**

1. A toy manufactor needs a piece of plastic in the shape of a right triangle with the longer leg 1 cm more than the shorter leg. How long should the sides of the triangle be? a^2+b^2=c^2 x^2+(x+1)^2=(x+2)^2 x^2+x^2+2x+1= x^2+4x+4 2. Martha want to buy a rug for a room that is...
*June 15, 2009 by Angela---- pLEASE HELP ME*

**MATH**

A guy-wire is attached to a tree to help it grow straight. The length of the wire is 2 feet greater than the distance from the base of the tree to the stake. Find the length of wire. x + 2 x + 1 x how would i set this one up?
*September 30, 2008 by jennifer*

**Math**

The slowest mammal on Earth is the sloth. A sloth might move along a tree at a maximum rate of just 3 ^-1m each minute. At this rate, how long will it take a sloth to climb a tree that is 33 m tall?
*October 27, 2014 by Anon*

**Maths**

On Saturday Derek picked pears from 32 trees. His picked average of 17 pears per tree. Sunday he picked more pears averaging 12 pears per tree. Over the whole weekend he picked an average of 14 pears per tree. How many trees did Derek pick from on Sunday? Please help with this...
*July 25, 2013 by Melody*

**math-data management**

I have just started grade 12 U Data Management, and i do not understand tree diagrams. I need help with the following question: Draw a tree diagram representing the playoffs of eight players at the Australian open tennis tournament.
*February 3, 2007 by Sara*

**Calculus**

You are driving at 20 m/s when you notice a tree blocking the road, 30 meters ahead of you. It takes you half a second to react before slamming on the brakes. Your car decelerates at a constant 10 m/s2. How far does your car travel before stopping? Will you hit the tree?
*November 17, 2014 by Bre*

**Algebra**

An object which is dropped from 100 feet above ground falls according to the formula s = -16t^2 + 100, where s is the distance from ground level at time t. Which equation is equivalent to this formula? S-100 = t^2 ------- -16 S-100 = t^2 ------ 16 s - 100 = t^2 --- -16 or S-...
*April 26, 2011 by mary*

**counting outcomes**

in volleyball, you can volley, set, or spike. how many ways can your team make two plays? use tree diagram. thanks. a tree diagram would show 9 possible outcomes how to you do and count outcomes
*April 9, 2007 by dillon*

**math**

a 3ft tall boy casts a 4ft shawdow at the same time a tree casts a 72 foot shawdow using the pythagorean therem find the distance from the top of the tree to the tip of the shawdow
*December 19, 2011 by carly*