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October 1, 2014

October 1, 2014

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**HELP!!! Math**

The volume of a pyramid varies jointly as its height and the area of its base. A pyramid with a height of 12 feet and a base with area of 23 square feet has a volume of 92 cubic feet. Find the volume of a pyramid with a height of 17 and a base with an area of 27 square feet.
*June 5, 2013 by Jnr John*

**Geometry**

A right prism has bases that are squares. The area of one base is 81 square feet. The lateral area of the prism is 144 square feet. What is the altitude of the prism.
*April 18, 2012 by Sam*

**6th grade**

rectangular prism: height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet Find the volume Cylinder: radius 3.5 feet and height 7 feet Find the volume Van cargo space measures 8 feet tall by 5 feet wide by 13 feet deep. find the volume instruments will take up about 37 cubic feet Based ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**geometry**

The area of a triangular garden can be no more than 120 feet square feet. The base of the triangle is 16 feet. What is the height of the triangle?
*August 31, 2011 by Samantha *

**geometry**

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 2, 2012 by Jack*

**Geometry **

A sandpit in the shape of a rectangular prism has length 7 feet, width 5 feet, and height 1.75 feet. It is filled to the brim with sand. Joe puts this sand into a second sandpit having the same shape but a larger base. He needs 17.5 cubic feet of sand to fill the extra space ...
*April 4, 2012 by Frank*

**Geometry**

Please Help thanks _____________________ Two similar rectangular prism have corresponding sides that measure 5 feet and 6 feet. If the surface area of a smaller prism is 525 square feet, what is the surface area of a larger prism?
*July 24, 2008 by Joe*

**Geometry**

Please Help thanks _____________________ Two similar rectangular prism have corresponding sides that measure 5 feet and 6 feet. If the surface area of a smaller prism is 525 square feet, what is the surface area of a larger prism?
*July 24, 2008 by Joe*

**Geometry**

The height of a parallelogram is 10 feet more than its base. If the area of the parallelogram is 120 square feet, find its base and height.
*April 18, 2012 by Derek*

**Math**

The public library has an aquarium in the shape of arectangle prism . The base is 6 feet by 2.5 feet and the height is 4 feet . How many square feet of glass were used to build the aquarium (the top of the aquarium is open).
*April 26, 2014 by Anabelle*

**math**

the dimensions of a rectangular prism are height 7 feet, width 4 feet and length 3 feet find the surface area part 2: dimensions of the cylinder are height 7 feet and radius 3.5 feet solve with a decimal then round to the nearest half foot. part 3 you have 1 gallon of paint ...
*November 27, 2010 by kim*

**geometry honors**

if the volume of the pyramid is 64 feet cubed and the height is 16 feet what is the area of the base measured in square inches?
*February 9, 2011 by erin*

**Math - Literal Equations**

Please help me with the following: The volume of a prism is found by multiplying the area of the base by the height. A rectangular prism has a volume of 144cm^3, and a square base with a width of 3 cm. What is the height of the prism, in cm? A. 4 B. 8 C. 48\ ......--Both of ...
*May 22, 2014 by Brady*

**Algebra!!**

1.a swimming pool has a radius of 10 feet and a height of 4 feet. What is the volume? 2.What is the volume of a soup can with a radius of 4cm and a height of 16cm? 3.What is the volume of a triangular prism with a length of 10cm a width of 15cm and a height of 10cm? 4.What is ...
*March 31, 2012 by Renee*

**college**

the area A of a triangle is calculated as A= 1/2 hB. If the height h is 12 feet and the base B is 4 feet long, what is the area, in square feet?
*October 12, 2010 by yosea rucks*

**Math**

a rectanglar prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and a surface area of ** square feet. What are its dimensions?
*November 30, 2010 by Mally*

**Ms. sue can u help me**

A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
*February 24, 2010 by yuku*

**honors algebra**

the volume V of a rectangular prism is given by V=lwh, where l is the length of the prism, w is it's width, and h is its height. The length of a certain rectangular prism is three times its width, and its height is 2 feet less than its width. write a simplified expression that...
*November 13, 2012 by amy*

**Algebra**

Atriangle has a base that is twice its height minus 4 feet. if the area is 15 square feet, find the height and base of the triangle.
*July 18, 2010 by Russell*

**Math**

Julie is digging a square area in her backyard for a vegetable garden. If the area is 52 square feet, what is the approximate length of one side of her garden? 6 square feet 7 square feet 8 square feet 9 square feet 7 square feet is my answer, what's yours?
*October 22, 2012 by Math*

**Math**

Assume you are working on a house the length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable is 10 feet. The height of the triangle prism on top is 6.5 feet. If you are going to shingle the roof of this house, how many square feet should you ...
*February 28, 2014 by Logan*

**math!!**

a triangular road sign has a height of 8 feet and a base of 16.5 feet. How much larger in area is this sign than one with a height of 4 feet and a base of 8.25 feet? Please fully explain how you got this cause i'm really confused!!!
*May 17, 2011 by audrey*

**Geometry**

The height of the segment from the apex of the pyramid to the base is 10 feet. The length of the diagonal of the square base is 4 feet. Calculate the volume
*March 22, 2012 by Melissa *

**surface area and volume**

A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
*February 24, 2010 by yuku*

**Volume and surface area**

A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
*February 24, 2010 by yuku*

**calculus**

6. A trough is in the shape of a triangular prism. It is 5 feet long and its vertical cross sections are isosceles triangles with base 2 feet and height 3 feet. Water is being siphoned out of the trough at the rate of 2 cubic feet per minute. At any time t, let h be the depth ...
*December 4, 2011 by fareha*

**algebra 2**

a triangluar garden has an area of 189 square feet. its height os 3 feet more than ots base. find the measure of the base.
*March 18, 2012 by amanda*

**maths**

height=6 feet length=5 feet breadth=4 feet volume of the container=120 cubic feet how do you convert it into litres?
*March 23, 2011 by help*

**math final studying**

a triangular road sign has a height of 8 feet and a base of 16.5 feet.how much larger in area is this sign than one with a height of 4 feet and a base of 8.25 feet?
*May 18, 2011 by cat*

**Math**

A right square pyramid’s base has edges measuring 20 feet each. If the pyramid’s height is 27 feet, what is its volume, in cubic feet?* *Could you include an explanation as well?
*March 15, 2011 by K*

**algebra 1**

The formula for the volume, V, of a prism is V = Bh, where B equals the base area, and h is the height of the prism. What is the height of a prism with base area 21 cm2 and volume 84 cm3?
*February 15, 2013 by lily*

**math**

Write an expression for the volume of a rectangular prism if the length is 5 feet shorter than some x amount, the width is 3 feet longer than x, and the height is x feet.
*March 1, 2012 by josh*

**Math 115**

The area of a parallelogram is 3.36 square feet. The base is 2.8 feet. If the measures of the base and height are each doubled, find the area of the resulting parallelogram.
*October 30, 2012 by Sue*

**can someone plz help me **

A rectangular prism has a volume of 48 cubic feet and surface area of 88 square feet. what are its dimensions? plz help me
*February 24, 2010 by yuku*

**Calculus **

4. Find the volume of a pyramid of height 160 feet that has a square base of side 300 feet
*June 5, 2013 by Maryam*

**math**

the volume of a prism is 48 cubic centimeters. the area of the base of the prism is 8 square centimeters. what is the height of the prism? draw a picture
*January 26, 2012 by claude*

**Geometry**

The height of a parallelogram is 5 feet more than its base. If the area of the parallelogram is 204 square feet, find its base and height.
*March 6, 2013 by Eddie*

**Math**

The triangle below has a height of 12 feet and a base of 9 feet. What is the area of the triangle? A.108 B.54 C.21 D.30 B? If the area of a square is 81 square meters which formula would you use to calculate the perimeter of the square? A.p=lxw B.p=s+s C.p=4(s) D.Not here C? ...
*March 6, 2013 by Jerald*

**math/algebra**

the base of a rectangular prism has an area of 15.3 square inches and a volume of 185.13 cubic inches. write an equation that can be used to find the height of the prism, then find then height of the prism. Please help, asap!!!!
*April 14, 2011 by bob, Please Help,ASAP!!!!*

**geometry**

if you know the area of a parrallelogram is 45.0 square feet and the base is 10.o feet, how can you find the height? Explain your method and then solve the question.
*April 29, 2012 by Danny Boo hoo*

**MATH**

The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5 feet.
*June 30, 2011 by Anonymous*

**7th grade math help square roots**

4. Wei-Min makes a square quilt that has an area of 100 square feet. It has 25 square blocks, each the same size. What is the length of each side of a block? 2 feet 4 feet 6 feet 10 feet What is the value of "x" if 25^2 = x? 125 0 625 5
*October 3, 2012 by Delilah*

**math**

A reservior has a rectangluar base measuring 120 feet by 40 feet and is 9 feet deep.Find the area of the base and the amount of water the reservior holds when it is full.
*September 20, 2009 by amber*

**Math**

I forget how to do these type of word problems. Assume you working on the house pictured below. The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5...
*September 26, 2012 by Alisa*

**Math**

A square field has an area of 22,500 square feet. To the nearest foot, what is the diagonal distance across the field? F. 150 feet G. 178 feet H. 191 feet I. 212 feet J. 260 feet
*February 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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*

**geometry**

4. In order to properly design a heating system for a greenhouse, the volume of air in the building needs to be determined. Find the volume of air in the greenhouse below. The length of the building is 40 feet long, the width is 20 feet long, and it is 8 feet from the ground ...
*March 1, 2013 by Scott*

**geometry**

In order to properly design a heating system for a greenhouse, the volume of air in the building needs to be determined. Find the volume of air in the greenhouse below. The length of the building is 40 feet long, the width is 20 feet long, and it is 8 feet from the ground to ...
*September 24, 2014 by Asics*

**math**

a tank is in the shape of a triangular prism. If the triangular base has an area of 116 square feet, and the tank is 30 feet tall, how much water would the tank contain when it is full?
*February 13, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

2. Assume you working on the house pictured below. The length of the house is 50 feet, the width is 30 feet, and from the ground to the gable (the height of the rectangle) is 10 feet. The height of the triangular prism on top is 6.5 feet.
*September 20, 2013 by m*

**Math**

I need some help with this problem please!! your parents are installing a rectangular in-ground pool with the dimensions 24 feet by 10 feet. They decide to place a walkway around the pool 3 feet wide. What is the area of the proposed walkway? Answers: a.) 240 square feet b.) ...
*April 23, 2012 by Taylor Leigh*

**geometry**

A tent is shaped like a pyramid. It has a square base measuring 8 feet on a side and a height of 6 feet. What is the volume of the tent?
*March 23, 2012 by geri*

**geomertry**

millie has a garden shaped like a parallelogram that has an area of 81 square feet and a base length of 9 feet. What is the height of the parallelogram?
*August 10, 2012 by janell*

**math**

a triangular road sign has a height of 8 feet and a base of 16.5 feet. How much larger in ares is this sign than one with a height of 4 feet and a base of 8.25 feet? Please explain fully and show how you got the answer.
*May 17, 2011 by audrey*

**geometry help**

a trapezoid has base lengths of 4 and 19 feet, with an area of 115 square feet. what is the height of the trapezoid?
*June 1, 2011 by karl*

**algebra**

sooo confusing... 6. (¼ + 7/8)(9/13) A81/13 B17/104 C81/104 D17/29 E17/13 F17/25 7. [6(2+1) -6(1+1)] / [6(4-2) - 22 ] A3/2 B3/4 C3/5 D3 E1/3 F2/3 8. -3(y – 5) - (-2y + 1) A-y +14 B5y - 4 C-5y + 14 D-13y E-5y -6 F-y – 4 For problems 9 – 15 let a = 2, b = -4, c = 7, and d = -3. ...
*September 8, 2010 by whitney*

**Math**

Space C has a base of 20 feet and a height of 24 feet and the two sides are both 26 feet (it is a parrallogram).... Space c will be tiled and used for an eating area. Each tile measures 1 square foot and cost $2. How much will it cost to tile the floor?
*February 22, 2011 by Leah*

**Math**

A triangular garden plot has one 16 foot side. The height perpindicular to that side is 12 feet 6 inches. If each plant requires 36 sq. in. of space, how many plants can be placed in the plot? Divide the area of the triangle by the area required per plant. That will give you ...
*March 5, 2007 by Tay*

**geometry**

a trapezoid has an area of 5 1/2 feet squared. if the trapezoid has a base that measures 2 2/3 feet and a height of 1 1/2 feet. what is the length of the other base?
*August 13, 2012 by janell *

**algebra**

john is preparing to paper the walls of his room, which has the shape of a rectangular prism. The width is 14 feet, the length is 13 feet, and the height is 8 feet. What is the total surface area of the walls of his room?
*May 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**geometry**

I have a question: My textbook says "The surface of a right prism is 224 sq. feet, and the length of a side of the square base is one-third the height. What are the dimensions of the prism?" How do I find out the dimensions when I don't know the height or the length of the ...
*February 26, 2008 by Meredith*

**Algebra!!**

1)volume of a ctlinder: 198mm Radius base: ?? Height of cylinder: 7mm 2)Volume of a triangular prism:60 cu yd Length of base: ?? Height of base: 6m Height of prism: 2m
*March 31, 2012 by Renee*

**Math**

A cylindrical tank has a height of 8 feet and a diameter of 2 3/4 feet. Use pi= 3.14 What is the lateral surface area? 69.08 square feet What is the lateral surface area ? 828.96 square inches How do i find: If a quart of paint covers 100 square feet, how many quarts of paint ...
*May 15, 2008 by Mike*

**Math**

Could someone please help me? calculate the volume in cu. ft of a section of drainage pipe that measures 8 feet in lenght and 24 inches in diameter (all measurements has to be in the same units and be careful that you distinguish between diameter and area when using this ...
*February 22, 2007 by Bridget*

**Geometry**

The height of the segment from the apex of the cone to the base is 10 feet. The length of the diameter of the circular base is 4 feet. Calculate the volume
*March 22, 2012 by Melissa *

**geometry**

The Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco is shaped like a square pyramid. It has a slant height of 856.1 feet and each side of its base is 145 feet. Find the lateral area of the building.
*May 15, 2013 by Hannah*

**math**

The Transamerica Pyramid in San Francisco is shaped like a square pyramid. It has a slant height of 856.1 feet and each side of its base is 145 feet. Find the lateral area of the building.
*May 16, 2013 by Hannah*

**math**

Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide. A. What was the perimeter, in feet, of the garden that Harry planned? B. What was the area in square feet, of the garden that Harry planned? C. Suppose Harry decided to change the shape of his garden to...
*April 22, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Area of circle.**

The area of the circle is radius squared times 3.14. That gives you an area in square feet. The volume of the tank is that area times depth. That gives you a volume in cubic feet. Your comment about fish per ft makes no sense at all. Did you mean 2 fish per five square feet? ...
*March 5, 2007 by bobpursley*

**Math**

A cylindrical tank has a height of 8 feet and a diameter of 2 3/4 feet. Use pi= 3.14 What is the lateral surface area? square feet What is the lateral surface area ? square inches If a quart of paint covers 100 square feet, how many quarts of paint will be needed to paint the ...
*May 14, 2008 by Mike*

**geometry**

a circular cylinder has a base with a radius of 7.5 cm. and a height of 12 cm. a rectangular prism has a square base and height of 8.0 cm. if the cylinder and the prism have equal volumes, what is the length of the base of the prism to the nearest tenth?
*May 29, 2012 by Andrea*

**math**

Find the volume in cubic feet of the right rectangular prism measuring 3 1/2 by 8 feet by 2 3/8 feet
*July 20, 2012 by janet*

**math**

Tania is in charge of designing a school pennant for spirit week. She wants the base to be 3 1/2 feet and the height to be 6 1/2 feet. She has 20 square feet of paper available. Does she have enough paper? Explain.
*February 23, 2012 by Maria*

**math**

the volume of a triangular prism is 226.08 cubic inches. if the area of the base is 28.26 square inches, what is the height of the triangular prism?
*February 11, 2013 by kassie*

**math**

Tameeka is in charge of designing a school pennant for spirit week. She wants the base to be 3 1/2 feet and the height to be 6 1/2 feet. She has 20 square feet of paper available. Does she have enough paper? Explain. PLEASE HELP!!!!!!
*March 6, 2013 by mystery*

**Geometry**

Find the length of the prism if the volume is 565.6 feet. The prism is 4ft in height outside and 7 ft inside.
*May 4, 2011 by Need Help*

**Geometry**

I missed this problem on my test. I had 23 ft and the correct answer was 16 ft. How should I of worked this problem? A trapezoid has base lengths of 8.5 and 14.5 feet with the area of 184 square feet. What is the height of the trapezoid? Thanks for your help!
*April 18, 2011 by mary*

**Math**

An aquarium of height 1.5 feet is to have a volume of 12 ft3. Let x denote the length of the base and y the width. a) express y as a function of x b) Express the total number S of square feet of glass needed as a function of x.
*January 20, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math**

find the surface area of a rectangular prism that is 3 1/2 feet by 4 1/4 feet by 6 feet
*May 22, 2012 by Anonymous*

**honors algebra**

the area of a triangle is 105 square feet. the height is two more than four times the base. find the base and height of the triangle
*March 6, 2013 by Madison*

**Math**

A hole shaped like a rectangular prism is 3 feet wide, 5 feet long, and 3 feet deep. If the hole is made 2 feet deeper, how much will the volume of the hole increase? V=45+2= 47
*February 4, 2014 by Jerald*

**geometry**

A rectangular box with a square base contains 24 cubic feet. if the height of the box is 18 inches, how many feet ae there in each side of the base? a. 4 b. 2 c. (2 square root of 3)/3 d. square root of 3 / 2 e. square root of 3
*January 14, 2011 by lola*

**Math**

The area of a rectangle is 128 square feet. Its height is twice its base. Find the length of the height and the length of the base.
*September 17, 2013 by Hayley*

**Math - Intro to Statistics (High School)**

The average square footage in an apartment in a town is 1,800 square feet with a standard deviation of 120 square feet. The square footage is normally distributed. You randomly select 10 apartments in the town. What is the probability that the mean will be more than 1900 ...
*April 30, 2013 by Group Stat Lab*

**math**

Shelly sews a blanket that has an area of 170 square feet. it has 30 square blocks, each the same size. What is the approximate length of each side of a block. a. 1 foot b. 2 feet c. 3 feet d. 4 feet I doubled checked and the problem is correct. I just can't figure it out.
*October 30, 2012 by Larry*

**Algebra**

Suppose a square garden has an area represented by 9x^2 square feet. If one side is made 7 feet longer and the other side is made 2 feet shorter, then the trinomial that models the area of the larger garden is 9x^2 + 15x - 14 square feet.
*September 13, 2013 by Stacey*

**Area and Perimeter**

Create a new floor plan with a master bedroom showing an area of 120 square feet and a perimeter of 44 feet
*January 26, 2011 by Di'Aisha*

**Algebra**

Square lot. Sam has a lot that he thought was a square, 200 feet by 200 feet. When he had it surveyed, he discovered that one side was x feet longer than he thought and that the other side was x feet shorter than he thought. a). Find a polynomial A(x) that represents the new ...
*July 28, 2010 by michelle*

**geometry**

A grain storage tank is in the shape of a cylinder covered by half a sphere. The height of the cylinder is 50 feet and its diameter is 80 feet. find the total surface area (including the base) and volume of the tank.
*April 21, 2009 by Kristen*

**math**

A rectangle is 7 feet longer than it is wide. If its area is 120 square feet, find its length and width. Represent this situation as an equation and solve.
*March 17, 2014 by amy*

**Algebra 1B**

A painter can use the formula A=2/3bh to estimate the Area of space under the parabola, where b is the length of the base and h is the height from the base to the vertex. Calculate the area, in square feet under each arch.
*April 2, 2013 by Frank J*

**geometry**

the base of a triangular sail is x feet and its height is 1/2x+7 feet.which expression represents the sails area?
*August 9, 2011 by teana*

**geometry**

Jackson is creating a water garden surrounded by a triangular patch of grass. If the pond will take up the space indicated by the circle, how many square feet of sod will he need to complete the garden (use 3.14 for and round your answer up to the next foot)? A. 8 square feet ...
*August 6, 2013 by DD Girl*

**maxima/minima problems**

A regular box is open at the top and has a square base. To construct the box costs $4 a square foot for the base and $3 a square foot for its sides. Find the cost of the least expensive box and the dimensions of this least expensive box. There is not enough data given to set ...
*May 9, 2007 by maricela*

**Area of triangles**

Aubrey is painting a mural of an ocean scene. The triangular sail on a sailboat has a base of 4 feet and a height of 6 feet. Aubrey will paint the sail using a special white paint. A can of this paint covers 10 square feet. How many cans of white paint will Aubrey need?
*April 9, 2013 by Wyatt*

**Math help, anyone?**

Find the volume of a square pyramid with a base length of 9 cm and a height of 4 cm. 324 cm3 108 cm3 36 cm3 152 cm3 Find the volume of a cone with a radius of 10 mm and a height of 6 mm. 628 mm3 600 mm3 1,884 mm3 1,254 mm3 Find the lateral area of a cone with a radius of 7 ft...
*March 13, 2014 by anonymous*

**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*

**Math**

A playground has the shape of a parallelogram. If the base is 30 feet, and tyrese corresponding height ishhhh 25 feet, what is its area?
*February 23, 2012 by Milli*

**Math. please**

Find the volume of a square pyramid with a base length of 9 cm and a height of 4 cm. 324 cm3 108 cm3 36 cm3 152 cm3 Find the volume of a cone with a radius of 10 mm and a height of 6 mm. 628 mm3 600 mm3 1,884 mm3 1,254 mm3 Find the lateral area of a cone with a radius of 7 ft...
*March 13, 2014 by anonymous*

**math**

i need help in solving these 2 problems...please help..thank you... Your home is built on a square lot. To add more space to your yard, you purchase an additional 4 feet along the side of the property. The area of the lot is now 9600 square feet. What are the dimentions of the...
*January 29, 2008 by sheila*

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