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August 24, 2016
Number of results: 37,062

**sewing**

for cutting dress fabric its recommended that you use?
*October 7, 2009 by heather*

**math**

lynn wants to make 25 dresses. one dress uses 2 2/3 yd of fabric. the bolts of fabric she wants to use each have 30 yd jf fabric on them. how many bolts will lynn need to use?
*September 1, 2010 by mi*

**sewing**

hi i need to make a dress out of some fabric that i have. but i don't know how to cut out the fabric, for the shape of the dress. i am very new at this, so i need step by step directions. can someone please give me some helpful sites that tell about this, also free patterns ...
*June 19, 2009 by y912f*

**math**

Anita bought 13 yards of fabric for her costume .After cutting out the costume ,she had 3 and 5/8 yards left over.How much fabric did she use to make her costume? Change the problem to fraction, in eights: Anita bought 104/8 yards of fabric for her costume .After cutting out ...
*July 14, 2007 by sarah*

**Algebra**

A small tailors’ company wants to use at least 130 yards of fabric to sew evening skirts and dresses. A dress requires 4 yards of fabric and the production of a skirt will need 3 yards. Research shows that they will be able to sell at most three times as many skirts as dresses...
*March 25, 2016 by Cyprian*

**Algebra**

A small tailors’ company wants to use at least 130 yards of fabric to sew evening skirts and dresses. A dress requires 4 yards of fabric and the production of a skirt will need 3 yards. Research shows that they will be able to sell at most three times as many skirts as dresses...
*March 25, 2016 by Cyprian*

**Ratio**

If a dress that is made out of 2 yards of fabric will shorten 2 inches because of the hem, how much would a dress made out of 1.5 yard of fabric shorten because of the hem?
*January 30, 2014 by Angela*

**Dress making and design**

1. For cutting dress fabric, it's recommended that you use A. pinking shears. B. a seam ripper. C. dressmakers shears. D. small scissors. 2. When working with knitted fabrics, you should use A. glass ball pins. B. ballpoint pins. C. short fine pins. D. quilting pins. 3. The ...
*March 30, 2012 by Tamera*

**Math**

Mrs. Garcia's class is making a banner to hang in the school's display case. They started by sewing 7/8 of a yard of gold fabric at the top, 5/8 of a yard of black fabric in the center, and 7/8 of a yard of red fabric on the bottom of the banner. How many yards of fabric did ...
*March 19, 2012 by Derrick*

**please,help, thanks**

1. Which one of the following correctly states how gussets for panties are generally made? A. With a single layer of garment fabric in one piece. B. With two layers of cotton fabric in two separate pieces.(yes) C. With two layers of garment fabric in two or four separate ...
*July 31, 2012 by need to check my answers*

**design**

1. Which one of the following correctly states how gussets for panties are generally made? A. With a single layer of garment fabric in one piece. B. With two layers of cotton fabric in two separate pieces.(yes) C. With two layers of garment fabric in two or four separate ...
*July 31, 2012 by need to check my answers*

**Math**

Ms.Daza bought 3 1/2 yards of fabric. She used 2/3 of the fabric to make a costume. How much fabric did she use?
*December 11, 2008 by mindy*

**dressmaking**

How many separate pieces of fabric are used to form a bow and knot added as a decoration down the center of a dress A) Two B) Three C) Four D) Five Guessing that the answer could be A or C as fabric has raw edges which needs to be joined together on the wrong side,turned over ...
*May 16, 2012 by Sarah*

**math**

Dianna used 5/6 yd of fabric to cover a bulletin board.She use 4/9 yd of fabric to decorate a vase. How many yards of fabric did Dianna use in all?
*April 1, 2012 by gary*

**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*

**dressmaker**

when paper pattern pieces are dovetailed in cutting layout they're placed so they A-all face the same direction. B fit closely together to save fabric.c have their grain lines on the bias. d are lying face down on the fabric
*March 21, 2012 by ann*

**help azap math**

Latasha went to the fabric store and bought yards of red fabric and yards of blue fabric. How many yards of fabric did Latasha buy altogether? A student solved the problem this way: Latasha bought yards of fabric. Use a similar strategy to solve this problem. Casey went to the...
*April 22, 2016 by diego perez*

**Math - Ratio or Proportion (I think??)**

Hello, I'm looking for guidance on how to solve these two problems below. I think they are proportion or ratio problems, but I am not sure. 1. If 6 pounds of meat feeds 3 people for 5 days, how much meat is required to feed 5 people for 7 days? 2. If a dress that is made out ...
*January 27, 2014 by Gatorgirl*

**sewing**

Base the answers to Questions 1–3 on the following information: Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in. width. You make a ...
*April 20, 2010 by kat*

**Math**

adam has 2 yards of fabric to make a shirt. He needs 1 foot of fabric for each arm and 3 feet of fabric for the rest of the shirt. Does he need an estimate or exact answer to decide if he has enough fabric?
*March 11, 2012 by Dana*

**Math**

1)Ms.Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes-a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in.width. You make a pattern for the dress and record the following measurements: Jacket ...
*January 8, 2007 by Mirayah*

**Math**

Linda has 7/8 yard of fabric. She used 2/3 of it to make a purse. How much fabric did she use?
*October 13, 2012 by JD *

**MATH word problem**

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make the...
*February 23, 2012 by marko*

**Math**

Lisa bought two equal pieces of fabric. She will cut squares for a quilt from the fabric. All together Lisa bought 5 yards 1 foot of fabric. What is the length of each piece of fabric?
*February 24, 2011 by Jess*

**Geometry**

if yvonne wanted to make 3 dresses that use 4 7/8 yd of fabric easy explain how she could use estimation to make sure she has enough fabric for all of them.
*October 19, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Mrs.Sue Math pls check :)**

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make the...
*February 23, 2012 by marko*

**dress making design**

s nap fasteners are sewn with the knob halves attached to the fabric overlap of a garment because
*October 25, 2012 by siri*

**Math **

Megan has 9 yards of fabric. If she uses 5/8 of the fabric to make a quilt, how much fabric does she have left?
*November 17, 2015 by Bob*

**math question**

I have to answer the follwoing question: Jades mother was making curtains for the dining room. She use 37 3/4 yards of fabric for the curtain panels. 13 2/7 yards of fabric for the valance. and 6ft 2in. of cord for the tiebacks. HOW many yards of fabric did she use to make ...
*February 23, 2012 by marko*

**Math**

A quilter has 6 yards of fabric that is 54 inches wide. The fabric weighs 3.4 ounces per square yard. What is the total weight of the fabric? A) 2 lb 2.4 oz B) 1 lb 4.5 oz C) 1 lb 14.6 oz D) 1 lb 13.6oz
*September 18, 2012 by Anonymous*

**dressmaking and design**

Could you help explain please ?Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in. width. You make a pattern for the dress and record the ...
*August 13, 2012 by siriporn schwartzberg*

**decorative features**

please check my answers to ics questions 04201800 1. In making a wool dress, a suitable finish for the neckline opening of the dress is a A. wrap and strap opening. C. bound opening. my answer is d B. continuous strip opening. D. faced-slit opening. 2. In making a box pleat, ...
*February 15, 2014 by aduke*

**sewing2**

please help me i need help on these qestions ive tried doing them even asking others for help but no one seems to understand them.... Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has ...
*April 20, 2010 by katherine*

**dress making and design**

Bring fabric back to an even width after it has been dyed is called A. pressing B. laminating C. bonding D. tentering
*March 2, 2010 by nishi*

**physics**

An actress wears a blue dress. How could you use spotlights to make the dress appear black? I think you could use black spots. Is this right? Thank you.
*May 8, 2011 by abster*

**math**

jodys has a rectangular piece of fabric 7/8 yard long and 4/5 yard wide. a)what is the area of the pieces of fabric?(I already did this one) b) jody decides to share the piece of fabric equally with her friend. what is the area of fabric each person gets?(didn't do this one)
*February 21, 2013 by shohanur*

**math**

jodys has a rectangular piece of fabric 7/8 yard long and 4/5 yard wide. a)what is the area of the pieces of fabric?(I already did this one) b) jody decides to share the piece of fabric equally with her friend. what is the area of fabric each person gets?(didn't do this one)
*February 21, 2013 by shohanur*

**math**

Lisa makes 6 identical flags from 10 meters of fabric. How many meters of fabric does she use for each flag?
*August 28, 2013 by Elijah*

**Dressmaking**

They threw me in this class & I know nothing about sewing..im a guy lol. please help me? Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in...
*January 12, 2011 by Mike*

**math**

the band uses 1 3/4 yrds of blue fabric and 3/8 yard of gold fabric to make a banner how many yards of fabric do they need to make 5 banners
*January 9, 2013 by Anonymous*

**catering**

Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has selected a lilac linen fabric that comes in 36-in. width. You make a pattern for the dress and record the following measurements: Jacket ...
*April 28, 2010 by parri*

**math**

A roll of fabric was 144 inches long. A customer bought 2 feet of the fabric. How many feet of fabric were remaining?
*November 10, 2011 by Sanaya*

**math**

A roll of fabric was 132 inches long. A customer bought 3 feet of the fabric. How many feet of fabric were remaining?
*November 14, 2011 by Sanaya*

**math**

Mary has 7 1/4 yards of fabric. she cuts off 3/4 foot of fabric to make the edge even. Mary wants to end up with 3 pieces of fabric that are the same size. how long will each piece be?
*March 13, 2015 by destiny*

**math**

Each rabbit constume needs one and one half yards of white fur fabric. a yard of blue striped fabric, and a quarter of a yard of pink felt for the ears. If Gail has ten yards of white fur fabric, seven yards of blue striped fabric, and one and three quarter yards of pink felt...
*December 26, 2012 by gary*

**designer**

i need someone to check my answers. i know that i got alot wrong but please no harsh comments. thank you. my answers are at the bottom. Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns and really likes—a sleeveless dress with a short-sleeve jacket. She has ...
*September 4, 2010 by sabrina*

**equation and inequalities**

A costume designer made 10 costume that each used ,5.8 yard of fabric.if she had 238.2 yards of fabric to start with about how much fabric so s the costume designer have left? Write equation and estimate the amount of fabric left.
*January 2, 2015 by lilybelle*

**math**

Katrina is having new curtains made for a window in her room. she needs 1.56m of fabric. fabric is sold lengths of whole metres and tenths of metres. how much fabric should she buy? why?
*October 11, 2012 by susan*

**Math**

A rectangular piece of fabric measures 37 by 45 inches. A triangular scarf with a height of 21 inches and a base of 25 inches is cut from the fabric. How much fabric is left over?
*February 17, 2016 by Shadow*

**Math**

Bianca is making scarves to sell has 33 pieces of of blue fabric 37 pieces of green fabric and 41 pices of red fabric suppose Bianca uses 3 pieces of fabric to make 1 scarf how many scarves can she make?
*September 30, 2014 by Jahaira*

**Maths**

For a Chinese New Year celebration, James and Zhou are making a dragon costume similar to the one shown above. In total, the costume requires 58.6 meters of fabric. Zhou already has 11.5 meters of fabric, and James just purchased 20.2 meters of fabric. How much more fabric is ...
*April 1, 2013 by Sanya*

**5th grade math**

Bianca is making scarves to sell. She has 33 pieces of blue fabric, 37 pieces of green fabric, and 41 pieces of red fabric. Suppose Bianca uses 3 pieces of fabric to make 1 scarf. How many scarves can she make?
*September 3, 2014 by Naiyasia*

**math**

Jody has a rectangular piece of fabric 7/8 yard long and 4/5 yard wide. a=What is the area of the piece of fabric? b=Jody decides to share the piece of fabric equally with her friend. What is the area of the piece of fabric each person gets?
*January 22, 2016 by aaliyah *

**dressmaking**

The book says cut 2 bits of fabric on the bias to the desired length and width of the bow and then it tells yu how to make the bow as well as how to make the knot.It doesnt say if yu need to use any extra fabric for the knot only tells yu how to make and attach it to the bow....
*May 16, 2012 by Sarah*

**English**

1. The dress fits in you. 2. The dress fits you. 3. The dress becomes you. 4. The dress looks good on you. 5. The dress is suitable for you. (Do they have the same meaning and qre they grammatical?) 6. My mother gives advices about worries. 7. My mother gives advice about ...
*June 10, 2009 by John*

**math**

Madelyn bought 12 5/8 yards of fabric. She used 6 7/8 yards of the fabric for a costume. How much fabric did Madelyn have left?
*February 4, 2016 by keneria *

**Dress making**

which of the following is the most complete and accurate definition of fiber A: A stringy substance from plants. B: The hair of an animal. C: Man-made threads and yarns. D: Basic raw material from which fabric is made.
*February 12, 2010 by Jess*

**Noun and Adjective Clauses**

Amanda bought a prom dress which she considered the most beautiful dress ever made. Adjective clause:Amanda bought a prom dress Word(s) modified:dress
*October 22, 2013 by lance*

**English**

1. I need a dress to wear at the party. 2. I need a dress to wear to the party. (#1 means I need a dress which I am going to wear at the party. So I will take a dress and wear the dress at a dressing room. Then I will join the party. #2 means I need a dress which I will wear ...
*October 20, 2010 by rfvv*

**math**

Floria wnats to buy a dress that costs $96. She has saved $60 for the dress. what percent of the price of the dress has she saved?
*November 14, 2010 by Michelle*

**Basic Dressmaking Processes**

1. In order to produce a professional-looking garment, pressing should be done A. at each process. C. just on the right side of the fabric. B. only when the garment is complete. D. quickly and with a light touch. 2. A wooden clapper is used to A. hold an ironing board steady. ...
*November 6, 2014 by Kie*

**Basic Dressmaking Processes**

1. In order to produce a professional-looking garment, pressing should be done A. at each process. B. only when the garment is complete. C. just on the right side of the fabric. D. quickly and with a light touch. 2. A wooden clapper is used to A. hold an ironing board steady. ...
*August 20, 2015 by Mariah *

**Math**

Natalie is making a tablecloth for a circular table 3 feet in diameter. The finished tablecloth needs to hang down 5 inches over the edge of the table all the way around. To finish the edge of the tablecloth, Natalie will fold under and sew down 1 inch of the material all ...
*November 3, 2007 by Alicia*

**Dressmaking**

I was hoping someone could help me check my answers? This is my last exam and I desperatly need some help to make sure they are the right answers. I'll make a note next to the answer I picked on each question. Ms. Troy would like you to make a copy of an outfit that she owns ...
*July 27, 2010 by Criss*

**Math**

Need help on the following math problem. A dress pattern requires 3 1/8 yards of fabrice. Mom purchases 34 3/8 yards of fabric. How many dresses can be made using the pattern?
*December 9, 2009 by R osalind*

**Math**

Tori needs 9 15/16 yards of fabric for one project. She needs 1 7/8 yards of fabric for another project. How much fabric is needed for both projects?
*January 13, 2008 by Patricia*

**English**

1. I am looking for a dress to wear to the party. 2. I am looking for a dress to wear at the party. 3. I am looking for a dress to wear to the party. (Which one is correct? Which preposition do we have to use before 'the party'?)
*October 14, 2010 by rfvv*

**math**

Search: ralph's clothing company has an order for 20 skirts to be made from a bolt of fabric that has 28 1/4 yd of fabric. the customer wants as many flared skirts as possible, and the rest can be straight skirts. a straight skirt uses 1 1/4 yd of fabric, and a flared skirt ...
*September 3, 2010 by mi*

**math**

Julie bought 3/4 yard of fabric. She used 1/3 of it. How much fabric does she have left?
*May 10, 2011 by David*

**I can **

Timothy has a piece of fabric that is 7 yards long. he cuts the fabric into 8 equal pieces.
*December 6, 2015 by latoya *

**math**

There are 27 feet of one kind of fabric left for sale. How many inches of the fabric are there? A 2.7 in B.270 in C. 9 in D. 324 in
*January 9, 2012 by stephanie*

**Math 2**

Ammeter has 1/4 of fabric. She cuts it into 3 equal pieces. What fraction of a yard is each piece of fabric?
*May 15, 2014 by Allison*

**math**

You purchase 91/2 yards of fabric at $11.00 per yard. There is a 7% sales tax. What is the total cost of fabric?
*January 6, 2015 by marjie*

**Math**

Each costume requires 2 2/3(two and twothirds) of fabric.Mrs Joy has 18 1/2yds of fabric.How many costumes can she complete.
*April 10, 2013 by Praphul*

**Math Problems**

1. A costume designer made 10 costumes that each used 5.8 yards of fabric. If she had 238.2 yards of fabric to start with, about how much fabric does the costume designer have left? Write an equation and estimate the amount of fabric left. 2. A costume went to a garden shop ...
*December 7, 2015 by Samantha*

**Law**

It is important for legal assistants to understand how to __________ like a professional. (Points: 5) a.behave, work, and dress b.move, dress, drive c.drive, shop, behave d.dress, sing, work
*October 12, 2011 by tobby*

**Math**

Help please! I would greatly appreciate it! Sarah is making pillows. She uses 2 1/3 yards of fabric to make 5 pillows. How many yards of fabric will Sarah use to make 20 pillows? A. 6 1/3 yd B. 9 1/3 yd C. 17 1/3 yd D. 42 6/7 yd P.S. Thanks!
*April 12, 2013 by TheTempest*

**Math**

Morgan want to buy a $48 dress on sale for 35% off. but when she purchases the dress, she must pay a 20% tax on the sale price. what is the final price of the dress after tax.
*August 22, 2012 by niko*

**math**

Ruth's brother just went away to college this fall and had to buy his own laundry soap and fabric softener.The laundry soap was twice the cost of the fabric softener. the total of the two items was $7.47. how much did the laundry soap and the fabric softener cost individually?
*March 29, 2015 by nicole*

**HURRY CHECK THIS MATH**

A costume designer made 10 costumes that each used 5.8 yards of fabric. If she had 238.2 yards of fabric to start with, about how much fabric does the costume designer have left? Write an equation and estimate the amount of fabric left. A customer went to a garden shop and ...
*November 18, 2015 by Eevee*

**HELP RIGHT AWAY**

A costume designer made 10 costumes that each used 5.8 yards of fabric. If she had 238.2 yards of fabric to start with, about how much fabric does the costume designer have left? Write an equation and estimate the amount of fabric left. A customer went to a garden shop and ...
*November 18, 2015 by Eevee*

**Chemistry**

I need help with the following problem: A fabric remnant from a burial site had a 14 C:12 C ratio of 0.838 of the original value. How old is the fabric? (half-life of 14 C = 5370 years)
*April 29, 2009 by Sophie*

**design**

1. Because they’re closer to the body than nightgowns, pajamas for children are considered to be A. less of a fire hazard than nightgowns. B. safer when stitched with cotton thread. C. very dangerous in brushed nylon fabric. D. extremely flammable in any fabric.(YES) 2. The ...
*July 25, 2012 by need to check my answers*

**Algebra 1-2**

Jack is making square pillows for his room. He is using different fabric for each face, one width a width of 80 inches and the other with a width of 48 inches. What is the length of one side the largest pillow he can make if all the pillows are the same size, each face is made...
*April 20, 2013 by Aeriel*

**programming**

Write a program that displays the recommended weight, given the user’s age and height (cm). The formula for calculating the recommended weight is recommendedWeight = (height – 100 + age / 10) * 0.90 Define a service class named Height and include an appropriate method for ...
*March 21, 2013 by happy*

**math**

the price of a dress is reduced by 40%, when the dress still does not sell, it is reduced by .40 of the reduced price, if the price of the dress after both reductions is $72, what was the original price? how would i create an equation for this?
*November 11, 2008 by i love polka*

**Math**

If I need to reupholster a couch that is 6 feet long and 54 inches tall and the fabric is 4.99 a yard how much fabric would I need?
*June 22, 2011 by Theresa*

**Math**

Charlene has 2 5/8 yards of fabric. The curtain she is making requires 3 3/4 yards. How much more fabric does she need?
*February 28, 2012 by Kayla*

**Math**

Charlene has 2 5/8 yards of fabric. The curtain she is making requires 3 3/4 yards. How much more fabric does she need?
*February 17, 2016 by Amber*

**math**

Lani bought 12 yards of fabric. She cuts the fabric into 5-ft long sections. How many 5-ft sections, will she have?
*March 3, 2016 by Anonymous*

**math**

After a discount of 20%, the dress Sharon wanted was $85. What was the original price of the dress?
*October 30, 2011 by maddi jane*

**math**

Given 9 yards of fabric how many whole costumes could be made if each costume uses 1 3/7 yards of fabric
*February 14, 2012 by Jesse*

**math**

The dimensions of a piece of fabric are 45" by 75". Find the area of the largest square that can be cut from this piece of fabric.
*July 25, 2013 by vincent*

**math**

a piece of fabric measuring 32 cm by 15cm was required for each pupil in a year 8 DT lesson. what was the minimum length of 120 cm wide fabric required for 28 pupils?
*September 8, 2012 by saida*

**math**

The home economics team has 6 3/4 feet of fabric for a class project. They need 3/4 of a foot of fabric for each piece in the project. How many pieces will they be able to cut?
*October 11, 2012 by dede*

**algebra 1**

You have $100 to go shopping. A store sells shirts for $15 and dress shirts for $22. You want to spend no more then the amount of money you have. You want to leave at most $10 unspent. you need to buy at least one dress shirt. What are all the possible combinations of t shirts...
*January 9, 2015 by becca*

**Dress code**

What are some cons about dress codes?
*March 27, 2012 by Ness*

**Math**

Ruth is making a quilt and needs 7/8 of a yard of fabric for each of the 5 fabrics in the quilt. How much total fabric does she need? Express your answer as a mixed number.
*February 12, 2014 by Sara*

**Math**

A clothing owner has 1734 meter of fabric to make identical sweaters of all the same if each sweater uses 3.4 meters of fabric how many sweaters could be made?
*November 3, 2015 by Iyana*

**Statistics**

A study on the amount of dye needed to get the best color for a certain type of fabric was conducted. The following data give the photometer readings for the color density of the fabric when the amount of dye used was 1% of the weight of the fabric. 13.2 11.5 12.9 13.0 11.7 10...
*April 30, 2012 by Lance*