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February 1, 2015

February 1, 2015

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**math**

1)The area A of a triangle varies jointly as the lengths of its base b and height h. If A is 75 when b=15 and h=10,find A when b=8 and h=6 2)Determine the equation of any vertical asymtotes of the graph of f(x)=2x+3/x^2+2x-3 1) Area of a triangle is 1/2 b*h=A use the formula ...
*August 21, 2007 by Marissa*

**math**

Let PSR be a triangle. Let A, B, C be the midpoints of the sides PS, PR and SR respectively. The following numbers 2,3,4 and 6 are lengths in inches of the three segments: AB, AC and BC and one of the sides of the given triangle PSR. Question: Which of the 4 lengths (2,3,4 or ...
*February 24, 2008 by brwe*

**Geometry**

Find the values of the variables and the lengths of the sides of this kite. Side A=y-4, side B=x+5,side C= x+12, side D= 2x+5
*December 14, 2012 by BaileyBubble*

**Math**

A room is in the shape of a right triangle. The hypotenuse is 8 meters longer than the short leg and the long leg is 4 meters longer than the short leg. Find the length of each side. (ok, now how can it be done if I change each side to cm and km, then ft and yards?)
*February 21, 2011 by Julie*

**math**

Do a two column proof. Given: HI=FG Prove: GH>FI If FGI is a triangle,and GIH is a triangle, and they both share a common side, GI, and FIH is a straight line, how do you prove the answer?
*December 17, 2012 by Ryan*

**Algebra**

I hope I can explain this. I can't draw the shape here, but it is a triangular prism that looks like a wedge of cheese. The height is 20 cm and the three sides are 13, 37, and 40 cm. There is also a line drawn from the corner of the two sides that are 13 and 37 cm, that makes ...
*February 27, 2013 by Sylvia*

**geometry**

the base of a right triangular prism has a width of 8 inches and a height of 6 inches. the length of the third side of the triangle is 10 inches and the length of the prism is 12 inches. What is the surface area of this prism?
*December 26, 2011 by julissa*

**geometry**

in triangle abc angle a is (3x+40) angle b is (8x+35) and c is 10x what is the longest side of the triangle
*February 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**trigo**

in a right triangle XYZ where right angle at angle X, if z= 14 and angle Y = 27.7 degree. Find angle Z, side x and side y.
*February 21, 2011 by sheosono*

**Honors Geometry**

In a proof, I am given that Triangle GCF is congruent to Triangle GKF is congruent to Triangle JHM. Triangle GCF and Triangle GKF are Vertical Angles. I am also given that Angle C(on Triangle GCF) is 4y, and Angle G(on Triangle GKF) is 16y. So, obviously, the angle opposite it...
*November 3, 2010 by Brenna*

**Trigonometry**

The Statue of Liberty is approximatly 91.5 meters tall from the base of the pedestal to the tip of the torch. If a theodolite were placed 100 meters from the base of the pedestal, about how far would the theodolite be from the top of the torch? Sounds like you have a right ...
*April 17, 2007 by Kyonia'*

**Math**

I have the problem: A triangle has a base of 3.6 cm and an area of 22.32 cm squared. What is the height of this triangle. The teacher gave us the answer key and I know the answer is 12.4 but I don't know how they came to that answer. I can't figure out how you are supposed to ...
*February 1, 2012 by Brandi*

**math**

Classify the triangle with sides of length 6 inches, 8 inches, and 3 inches. A. equilateral B. isosceles C. straight D. scalene I know its not A but I really don't know answer
*October 6, 2014 by LovelyCaity *

**geometry **

I need to find the base, height, and volume of a triangu;ar prism. the front is 8 cm and the side bottom line is 19 cm
*May 27, 2013 by Hannah*

**Math 117**

1.) A rectangular solid and a circular cylinder have the same volume and the same height. The base of the rectangular solid is a square. Which (if any) of the following statements are true? (i) The rectangular solid and the cylinder have the same base area. (ii) The ...
*August 20, 2009 by Zack*

**dav**

the area of two similar triangle abc nd def are 15cm.sq nd 25cm.sq respectively.find the ratio of corresponding side
*September 15, 2014 by richa das*

**check!**

here is the question: log5(x-4)= log7x solve for x. These are just base 10 logs. log100 = 2 This equation has the same format as log 40 = log (2x20) Since both sides have log base 10, you divide by log base 10 and end up with 5(x-4) = 7x, so 5x -20 =7x x=-10 One doesn't ...
*September 29, 2006 by Anonymous*

**Pre algebra**

The width of a triangle is x-3 and the length is 2x-1. Write and solve an equation to find the perimeter and area of the rectangle if the measures of its length and width are in a 1:3 proportion
*May 25, 2011 by Ashley*

**math**

find the perimeter and area of a right triangle if 1 leg measures 10 ft. and the other leg measures 24ft. show all work please.
*July 3, 2011 by jenna*

**math**

HOW DO I FIND THA AREA OF A TRIANGLE? 1/2 times the base times the height.
*January 31, 2007 by hanna*

**algebra**

The height of a triangle is 4x + 5 inches and its base is equal to its height. Find its area.
*June 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Calculus**

The area of largest isosceles triangle that can be drawn with one vertex at the origin and with others on a line parallel to and above the x-axis and on the curve y=27-x^2 is.... A) 108 B) 27 C) 12 root 3 D) 54 E) 24 root 3
*March 8, 2011 by Sal *

**math,help**

help Probblem #6 solve by multiplying through with the common denominator (11)/(3)x + (1)/(6) = (8)/(3)x + (19)/(6) Problem #20 the perimeter of a rectangle is to be no greater than 300in. and the length must be 125in. write an inequality representing the maximum perimeter. i ...
*March 18, 2007 by jasort20*

**MATH **

FIND THE AREA OF A TRIANGLE IF THE BASE (b) IS 9 INCHES AND THE HEIGHT (h) IS = 12 INCHES???
*July 15, 2011 by SANDY*

**Calculus **

1) Find correct to six decimal places root of the equation cos(x)= x for xE[0, pi/2] using Newton's Method. 2) A triangle has two constant lengths of 10 cm and 15 cm. The angle between two constant sides increases at a rate of 9 deg/min. Find the rate of increase of the third ...
*May 4, 2013 by G*

**Algebra**

A triangular pennant has two sides the same length. The third side is 9 in. shorter than either of the equal sides. The perimeter of the pennant is 57 in. How long is the shortest side?
*October 18, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

In triangle MABC, D bisects side BC, G bisects side AB, and the points E and F trisect side AC. What is the area of the shaded polygon, if the area of MABC is 108?
*December 6, 2013 by Xian*

**math**

find the base of a triangle whose height is 1.7 feet and whose area is 1.87ft2
*July 23, 2008 by Nathaniel*

**math**

he area of a triangle with base b and height h is given by A=1/2 bh. find the area when b =15 (meter) and h= 40m
*July 29, 2010 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

what are the formulas for finding perimeter and area of a triangle?
*December 5, 2007 by Tabby*

**math**

what is the perimeter of a triangle which sides mesure 6,8,and 10 inches?
*February 12, 2008 by erica*

**Math**

What is the perimeter of an equilateral triangle with an altitude of 15m?
*March 14, 2013 by Amber*

**geometry**

The side of a triangle opposite a 58° measures 15 inches. To the nearest hundredth of an inch, what is the length of the side opposite a 53° angle
*September 5, 2010 by ben*

**Pre Calculus**

For a given right triangle, side a = 76.4 feet and side b = 39.3 feet. What is the measure of angle A to the nearest degree?
*November 30, 2012 by Kelsey*

**honors/Geometry**

how do you write out proofs? To be more specific with my question, how do you find the alternate exterior angles theorem? Be sure the result is not a postulate. If it is then there's nothing to prove, it's given. If it is a theorem -a provable statement- then review the ...
*September 27, 2006 by chelsea*

**math**

A right triangle has a hypotenuse of length 3.00 m, and one of its angles is 30.0°. What are the lengths of (a) the side opposite the 30.0° angle and (b) the side adjacent to the 30.0° angle?
*July 19, 2009 by steven*

**PRECAL MULTIPLE CHOICE **

If a triangle ABC has A = 52 degrees, side a = 178, and side b = 234, then what is the measure of B? B= 62.3 or 117.7 B = 62.3 B = 117.7 there is no solution
*May 28, 2014 by l*

**geometry**

In the accompanying diagram of triangle ABC side DE is parallel to AC. If BD is 8 and BA is 18, that is all on side d is the midpoint of BA and BC is 27 with the midpoint E what is the length of BE??
*June 8, 2010 by Michelle *

**grade 6 math**

The shorter side of a rectangle is 20 m. Decreasing the longer side by 30 cm reduces the perimeter by one half. How long are the longer sides of the original rectangle? Explain the reasoning.
*March 2, 2009 by vana*

**math**

consider a square and a regular pentagon. one side of the square is 6 feet longer than a side of the pentagon, and the figures have the same perimeter. what are the lengths of the sides of each figure?
*September 24, 2010 by ???*

**Math**

in a rectangle the measures of the base and the altitude are in a ratio of 1:4. I f the rectangle is equal in area to a square with a perimeter of 60 feet, find the dimensions of the rectangle HELP PLEASE TYSM!!
*October 7, 2014 by Melinda*

**math**

2m shorter than twice side b and side c 3m longer than side b find the length of each side
*April 25, 2011 by jem,s*

**geometry**

A triangle is inscribed in a circle. One side of the triagle has lenghth 12 cm, and the angle opposite that side measures 30 degrees. What is the diameter of the circle?
*March 8, 2012 by Jenna*

**pre calculus**

For a given right triangle, side a = 400 feet and side b = 900 feet.What is the measure of angle A to the nearest degree?
*November 30, 2012 by Kelsey*

**pre calculus**

For a given right triangle, side a = 400 feet and side b = 900 feet. What is the measure of angle B to the nearest degree?
*November 30, 2012 by Kelsey*

**pre calculus**

For a given right triangle, side a = 490 feet and side b = 960 feet. What is the measure of angle B to the nearest degree?
*November 30, 2012 by Kelsey*

**math115**

divide 30/49 divide 16/21= 45/56 a triangle has a base 15ft and an altitude of 8ft find the area =60ft^2
*October 20, 2009 by david*

**math**

the length of the base of a triangle is 4 times its altitude. if the area of a triangles is 162cm2 find the altitude
*February 11, 2011 by annette*

** 6 grade math**

how do you find the height of a triangle with an area of 245 square inches and a base of 14 inches.
*March 19, 2012 by justin*

**Algebra**

The base of a triangle in terms of x is: 2^2+4x+2 and the height is x^2+3x-4 Area=1/2(2x^2+4x+2) (x^2+3x-4)= 6x^2+2 (x^2+3x-4) Trying to find the area and not sure which direction to go
*November 2, 2014 by Babydoll2007*

**math**

A softball diamond is a square with sides of 60 feet long. How far is home plate to second base? Round to the nearest tenth if necessary. 60 Home plate, first base, and second base form a right-angled triangle, with home plate to second as the hypotenuse. Call that distance h ...
*April 9, 2007 by ana*

**algebra**

the perimeter P of a square is four times the length of ones side s, or P=4s. Is (1455) a solution of this equation? If not, find a solution that uses one of the given values
*November 1, 2011 by jacky *

**math**

The aera of rectangle MATH is 30 sq cm and each side-length is a counting number of cm. H is the midpoint of TO. The area of square ECHO is between 5 sq cm and 24 sq cm. Find the perimeter of the entire fiure in cm.
*December 10, 2012 by nguyen*

**College Algrebra Math 133 unti 1 IP 1**

Suppose the width of a rectangle is 5 inches shorter than the length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 80 inches. The formula for the perimeter of a rectangle is P=2L + 2W. Set up an equation for the perimeter involving only the L the length of the rectancle. And ...
*May 11, 2013 by Dana*

**Pre Calculus**

1. A rectangular box has a square base, four sides, but no top. It has a volume of 20 cubic feet. Let A be the surface area of the box, and L the length of one side of the base. (a) The volume is measured in cubic feet. What units are convenient to use for the area A and the ...
*September 11, 2012 by Mario Trujillo*

**Precalc**

Okay for this question I know I am supposed to use the law of sines. But how can i tell what side is what? In right triangle ABC, a = 120 and c = 140, and ÐC is the right angle. Solve the triangle. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary.
*August 5, 2011 by anna*

**Math HELP!**

Sylvia made a poster shaped like the triangle shown below. The hypotenuse is 26in. one like is is 24 in. and the bottom leg is blank. What is the length of the the third side of the triangle? A. 10 in. B. 12 in. C. 14 in. D. 16 in. Is the answer D? Thank you
*November 5, 2014 by Callie*

**calculus**

a trapezoid is a quadrilateral with (only) two sides (called bases) that are parallel. an isosceles trapezoid has two equal legs. the area of a trapezoid is A=(1/2)*h*(b1+b2) where b1 and b2 are the two parallel bases and h is the altitude. your problem: a water viaduct has a ...
*November 17, 2011 by robert*

**math**

Perimeter of rectangle and a square are equal. Perimeter of the square is 96 cm and breadth of the rectangle is 4 cm less than the side of the square. Then two times the area of the rectangle is
*January 24, 2015 by ARUN*

**Algebra 2**

-Explain the difference between log base b (mn) and ( log base b of m)(log base b of n). Are they equivalent? My answer: Let b=2, m=8, n=16 *log base b (mn)=log base b of m + log base b of n log base 2 of 8+ log base 2 of 16=7 * (log base b of m) (log base b of n)=(log base 2 ...
*July 21, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

A triangle has an area of 15 cm^2 and a base of 5 cm. If a circle is drawn with a diameter equal to the length of the triangle's height, what is the area of the circle ? a. 6 pi cm^2 b. 9 pi cm^2 c. 12 pi cm^2 d. 18 pi cm^2 e. 36 pi cm^2 please answer and explain
*January 5, 2014 by Thomas*

**Math**

Suppose Triangle ABC has right angle C. Find the measures of the other sides to the nearest whole number if...? the measure of angle A is 32 degrees, and the measure of AB is 42. For one side, I got 23, and for the other side, I got 35. Am I right?
*May 16, 2009 by Angie*

**Math**

Can someone help me understand how to convert numbers to base numbers. Such as.... 1. 40 to base two 2. 502 to base eight 3. 42 to base five I have researched the web and cannot find a site that explains it in normal english! Any help would be appreciated.
*May 14, 2009 by Lisa*

**Pre-Algebra**

Find the dimensions of the rectangle.The perimeter is given. Rectangle: P= 210 ft. w;side of rec. 2w=15;bottom of rectangle Help!
*February 8, 2012 by Cassie*

**Math**

A triangle and trapezoid share a 15 inch base and a height of 10 inches. For what values of b is the area of the trapezoid less than twice the area of the triangle?
*October 3, 2011 by Jessica*

**mathematics**

The base of a pyramid is a regular hexagon consisting of six equilateral triangles with side of 30cm .Calculate the area of the base of the pyramid?
*July 23, 2013 by Gail*

**math problem**

The area A of a triangle with base b and height h is given by A = ½ bh. Find the area when b = 24m (meters) and h = 12m.
*August 22, 2008 by Ann*

**algebra **

The area A of a triangle with base b and height h is given by A=1/2bh. Find the area when b=45m(meters) and h=86m.
*May 27, 2011 by shawn*

**Physics**

Three identical charges of 2.0 uC are placed at the vertices of an equilateral triangle, 0.15m on a side. Find the net force acting on each angle.
*February 22, 2012 by Brandon*

**math**

15.a. Find x. The figure is not drawn to scale. b. Is the triangle equilateral, isosceles, or scalene? Explain. connexus. com /content/media / 461958-3292011-34843-PM-1262076942/ res00000/ ppg /examview/ S_GEOMB_06_06_06_Unit_6B_Test / sa012-1.jpg 16.The equation (x + 6)2 + (y...
*May 23, 2012 by dreamwishbelieve*

**Math**

Find the surface area of rectangular pyramids 1. Length= 1.15ft Width=0.82 ft Height of the slanted face =3.17ft Surface Area=7.1879ft^2 Formula for Rectangular Pyramid Surface Area : B+1/2pl B=area of base p=perimeter of base l=height of slanted face
*February 5, 2014 by Jerald*

**geometry**

okay i have a few question... 1.Find the equation of a line through the points (-2, -5) and (-7, -5) 2. the three lengths 4, 6, 8, form a.not a triangle b.a right triangle c.an acute triangle d an obtuse triangel
*March 25, 2008 by Hannah*

**help me please**

find the area of each triangle to the nearest tenth. in triangle YZX x=12cm z=16cm measure of angle Y= 130 degrees in trianglE XYZ z= 11in. x= 7in. y= 13in.
*December 8, 2011 by joe*

**Math**

I need help... I dont need the answer just how I would figure this out. Identify the hypotenuse of the triangle by giving its letter. It is a triangle with the left and bottom lines of the triangle as a right angle. The longest line of the triangle is the top. q, p, and r q ...
*November 7, 2010 by Jewels*

**Cosine Law**

Find all missing sides/angles. Round each answer to the nearest unit. Angles/sides ABC (left to right) 1) Angle c= 70 deg side b= 28 yd side c= 26 yd 2) Side a= 18 cm Side b= 24 cm Side c= 28 cm
*May 25, 2014 by Jane*

**algebra**

What is the width of a rectangle with a perimeter of 70 feet if its length is 1 foot? 2 feet? L.feet? perimeter = 2(length + width) If perimeter = 70 then 35= length + width Now substitute 1,2,and L and solve for width. how do you find the L. feet? L is supposed to be any ...
*September 12, 2006 by christine*

**geometry**

Triangle ABC has side lengths 7, 24, and 25. Do the side lengths form a Pythagorean triple?
*December 14, 2011 by Cindy*

**physics2**

Charges are placed on an equilateral triangle (all angles are equal and equal to 60 degrees). The length of each side of the triangle is 5.7 meters. A charge of +7.1 micro-Coulombs is placed at the bottom corner of the triangle and another charge of +7.1 micro-Coulombs is ...
*January 29, 2011 by kelly*

**geometry**

Two sides of a triangle measure 4 inches and 9 inches. Determine which cannot be the perimeter of the triangle. A.19 inches, B.21 inches, C.28 inches, D.26 inches
*March 28, 2011 by mel*

**math**

The perimeter of a triangle is 226 inches. The length exceeds
*June 26, 2009 by Anonymous*

**math**

How would a congruence transformation affect the perimeter of a triangle.
*October 15, 2009 by Trisha*

**Mathematics**

What is the perimeter of a triangle of length 6cm, 8cm, 10cm?
*May 5, 2011 by Amala*

**geometry**

if a right triangle has sides of 6 cm, 8cm, and 1 dm what is its perimeter in centimeters?
*January 10, 2012 by kris*

**Geometry **

A line parallel to one side of a triangle divides one of the other sides into segments of lengths 15 and 9 and divides the third side so that the longest portion is 36. How long is the shorter portion of the third side?
*April 4, 2011 by Kareem *

**Geometry**

Need help finding dimensions of a triangular prism. It has a volume of 900 cubic inches. Two of the dimensions are consecutive even numbers. Two of the dimensions are multiples of 5. All the dimensions are less than 16, but greater than 6. All lengths are different. The base ...
*May 20, 2010 by Brett*

**Algebra**

A triangle has the side lengths of 5 inches 12 inches and 15 inches every demention is multiplyed by 1/5 to form a new triangle how is the ratio of the perimeters related to the ratios corresponding sides?
*October 25, 2010 by Joelseph *

**math**

Triangle ABC is an equilateral triangle with side length AB=22. Place a point D on the line segment BC. Extend BC to the point E such that BD=CE. point E is defined as lying on BD and satisfying BD=CE.What is the value of DE?
*June 16, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra - area**

I hope I can explain this. I can't draw the shape here, but it is a triangular prism that looks like a wedge of cheese. The height is 20 cm and the three sides are 13, 37, and 40 cm. There is also a line drawn from the corner of the two sides that are 13 and 37 cm, that makes ...
*February 27, 2013 by Sylvia*

**math**

on the right triangle, the adjacent side's top is T and the bottom is S. the hypotenuse's side equals 13. the oppisite side is equals 12. and the the point oppisite from the adjacent, is R. using this info, what is the sin. of R,the cos. of R, the sin of T, and the tan of T?
*March 21, 2011 by anonymous*

**easy GEOMETRY!!**

1.The perimeter of parallelogram QUAD is 10 more than 5 times AU. If QU =26 cm. find AU 2.If diagonals of a rhombus are 10 cm and 24 cm. find the area and perimeter of the rhombus SOlutions pleaseeeeeee
*October 22, 2013 by keisha*

**math**

.find the area of a triangle,to the nearest tenth of a square foot if its base is 4.25 feet andits altitude 6.30 feet
*September 6, 2009 by chris*

**geometry**

Jim has put a fence along the side AC of the triangular patch of land shown below. A right angle triangle ABC is shown having length of one leg equal to 6 meters. The measure of angle ABC is 90 degrees. A fence is shown on the hypotenuse of the triangle. The length of the ...
*January 6, 2012 by sunny*

**math**

5.is 3.671 less than 3.67 yes 6.A triangle has a base of 13 feet and an altitude of 7 feet. Find its area. 45.5 7.find the best buy on cashews a.12oz for $5.39 b.1lb4oz for $7.39 c.10oz for $4.89 d.1lb for $6.39 A. 12oz for $5.39 8.8gal7qt+3gal2qt= 6gal1qt
*October 22, 2008 by deedee*

**geometry**

1.The perimeter of parallelogram QUAD is 10 more than 5 times AU. If QU =26 cm. find AU 2.If diagonals of a rhombus are 10 cm and 24 cm. find the area and perimeter of the rhombus SOlutions pleaseeeeeee
*December 13, 2014 by cyrus*

**Mathematics**

Calculate the side of the square base.if the diagonal of the base of a square prism is 8,49 cm and the height is 12 cm
*October 4, 2011 by Nomvuyiso*

**Calculus**

The measurements of the base and altitude of a triangle are found to be 36 and 50 centimeters, respectively. The possible error in each measurement is 0.25 centimeter. Use differentials to approximate the possible propagated error in computing the area of the triangle.
*December 16, 2013 by Lindsay*

**maths**

Let ABC be a triangle.Draw median AD on BC.Draw median AE of triangle ABD on BD.Take a point on side AB say F and join CF. Now from D make a line parallel to CF such that the line cuts AB at G. Note- G lies between F and B. AD intersect CF and P. AE intersect GD at H. So BD=DC...
*September 2, 2013 by nami*

**Math**

Triangle ABC is similar to triangle APQ, with angle CBA equal to angle QPA and angle A common to both triangles. The lengths of sides AB, AP and PQ are 90 cm, 60 cm and 30 cm. Calculate the length of side BC.
*June 4, 2010 by Golkhadi nep*

**math - trig**

Suppose ABC is a right triangle with sides of lengths a, b, and c and right angle at C. Find the unknown side length using the Pythagorean Theorem and find the following trigonometric functions of the indicated angle. Given: a = 4 and b = 7 Find: sin A, cot B, sec A, tan B
*September 25, 2013 by Annika*

**MATH**

there is a triangle with a base of 2.4 m and both sides are 1.7 m. it is a right triangle. what the heck is the answer? i have an answer sheet and i know the answer is 41 but how do you get that answer?
*March 4, 2010 by j*

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