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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
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
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
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

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

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
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
Wel-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 legth of each side of a block? A 2 feet B 4 feet C 6 feet D 10 feet is the answer b 4 feet someone please help
November 12, 2014 by math help asap

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

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
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

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

pre-algebra
Wel-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 legth of each side of a block? A-2 feet B-4 feet C-6 feet D-10 feet
October 30, 2014 by alyssa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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
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

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

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 Is the answer B? Thank you
November 3, 2014 by Laura Ashley

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

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
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

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
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
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

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

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
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

Math
A statue is erected on a triangular marble base. The lengths of the sides of the triangle are 12 feet, 16 feet, and 18 feet. What is the area of the region at the base of the statue to the nearest square foot? 169 ft2 144 ft2 143 ft2 94 ft2
October 10, 2014 by TeeKay

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

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 - 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

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

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

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

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

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. 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

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