Tuesday

August 23, 2016
Number of results: 59,651

**consumer math**

Rufus works an average of 46 hours each week. He gets paid $5.70 per hour and time-and-a-half for all hours over 40 hours. What is his annual income?
*February 5, 2010 by AR*

**Trigonmetry**

If an airplane is traveling at 750 mph bearing of S 65 W for 3 hours how far will the plane travel? And what bearing should they travel home?
*April 28, 2011 by Mack*

**help mathhh!!!**

A boat travels down the river in 2.3 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.7 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 26 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
*December 13, 2012 by erin*

**help math**

A boat travels down the river in 3.0 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.6 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 23 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
*December 17, 2012 by erin*

**math help!!**

A boat travels down the river in 2.9 hours. The return trip up river takes 3.6 hours. A one way trip down or up river is a distance of 30 miles. If the boat is traveling at maximum speed, what is the boats speed measured in waters with no current? You need to use systems to ...
*February 22, 2013 by lilly*

**math problem**

a worker submits the following data on a timesheet: week 1: total hours: 42 (including 4 hrs sick leave, 6 hrs travel) Week 2: total hours: 46 hours (including 5 hours travel) what percentage of the recorded time did the worker spemnd traveling?
*May 18, 2009 by bev*

**chemistry**

An alien rocketship is traveling at a speed of 4,900,000 4{,}900{,}000 inches per hour. At this speed, how many miles will it travel in 1 minute? Round to the nearest thousandth.
*September 5, 2012 by britney*

**davidson high**

a consultant traveled 7 hours to attend a meeting. The return trip took only 6 hours because the speed was 10 miles per hour faster. What was the consultant's speed each way?
*September 25, 2007 by lisa*

**Algebra**

If a plane can travel 500 miles per hour with the wind 400 miles per hour against the wind, find the speed of the plane without a wind and the speed of the wind? What is the speed of the plane in still air?
*March 24, 2012 by rangel*

**math**

A woman drove to work at an average speed of 40 miles per hour and returned along the same route at 30 miles per hour. If her total traveling time was 1 hour, what was the total number of miles in the round trip?
*March 19, 2008 by Lisa*

**algebra**

The cost, c(x) in dollars in per hour of running a certain fishing boat is modeled by the function c(x)= 0.9x^2 - 18.1x + 135.1, where x is the speed in km/hour/ At what approximate speed should the boat travel to achieve minimum cost?
*September 25, 2014 by Sarah*

**Trig**

Nathan and Julia are walking along lines that form a 38 degree angle. If Nathan walks at 3.6 miles per hour and Julia walks at 4.1 miles per hour, how far apart will they be after 2 hours?
*May 10, 2010 by MEGGG!!!*

**accounting**

Plumley Ad Agency contracted with a company to prepare an ad campaign. Plumley uses a job order costing system. Plumley estimates that the job will take 145 designer hours at $90 per hour and 85 staff hours at $45 per hour. Plumley uses two overhead rates in applying overhead ...
*December 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra**

168 kilometers in 3.25 hours. how long to go 240 km?
*January 19, 2012 by christina olson *

**math**

mr.Thomas drove for two days.The first day he drove for 6 hours at an average speed of 55miles per hour. The next day he drove for 7 hours at an average speed of 63 miles per hour. How many miles did Mr.thomas drive during the two days?
*March 7, 2011 by Bluestarr*

**computer science**

I need help with my Java homework! Write a program that calculates a customer's monthly bill. It should ask the user to enter the letter of the package the customer has purchased (A, B, or C) and the number of hours that were used. It should then display the charges. Modify ...
*February 15, 2010 by Matt*

**trigonometry**

A motor boat moves in the direction N32degreeW for 3hrs. at 18miles per hour. How far north and how far west does it travel?
*October 28, 2014 by Aki*

**Math**

Tericho earns $8.80 per hour working at an ice cream shop. Janelle's earning at a drugstore follow the pattern in the table. Number of hours:3= $25.50, 7=$59.50, 12=$102 and 20=$170. Who makes more money per hour? By how much? . Thanks.
*March 25, 2016 by Griselda*

**physic**

Average Speed 1. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt won the 100-m race in 9.69 s. What was his average speed? 2. Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light is 3.0108 m/s. How far is Earth from the sun? 3. In Major League Baseball, the distance between...
*November 3, 2011 by ray*

**Gramar**

a 4 hour tour averaged 3 miles per hour. if the average rate was 2.5 miles per hour for the first 3 hours what was the average rate for the last hour
*March 15, 2013 by Luisa*

**Math**

Last week Frank worked as a waiter for 6&1/4 hrs, earning $9.80 per hour. He also earned $14.50 per hour delivering packages for 7&1/2 hours. How much money did he earn last week?
*May 31, 2012 by Miranda*

**Math**

Last week Frank worked as a waiter for 6&1/4 hrs, earning $9.80 per hour. He also earned $14.50 per hour delivering packages for 7&1/2 hours. How much money did he earn last week?
*May 31, 2012 by Sammyjoo*

**algebra**

A consultant traveled 7 hours to attend a meeting. The return trip took only 6 hours because the speed was 10 miles per hour faster. What was the consultant's speed each way? I am trying to use the formula d=r*t how can i get the speed with out the distance Let r be his speed ...
*March 30, 2007 by Ray*

**Ratios and Rates**

Please help me with the following problems: 3. Express each ratio as a fraction in simplest form. 3 cups to 8 cups A. 3/16 B. 3/4 C. 3/8 D. 8/3 For this one, I think it is C. Is this correct? 6. Express each ratio as a unit rate. Round to the nearest tenth, if necessary. 100 ...
*August 24, 2014 by Brady*

**math**

After flying at an altitude of 9 kilometers, an airplane starts to descend when its ground distance from the landing field is 175 kilometers. To the nearest degree what is the angle of depression for this portion of the flight?
*May 28, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Hi i'm having trouble with a question. it states During the Summer you take 2 part time jobs. The first job pays $5 per hour. The 2nd Job pays $8 per hour. You want to earn at least $150 a week and work 25 hours or less a week. Write a system of inequalities that model the ...
*March 27, 2013 by Alex*

**algebra**

A relay team is going to participate in a 150-mile bicycle race. One rider averages 12 miles per hour. The second averages 16 miles per hour. Write a function modeling their trip, where x = the hours ridden by the first bicyclist and y = the hours ridden by the second bicyclist.
*May 14, 2015 by garry*

**math**

This is an SAT prep question. A woman drove to work at an average speed of 40 miles per hour and returned along the same route at 30 miles per hour. If her total traveling time was 1 hour, what was the total number of miles in the round trip?
*October 26, 2008 by Stella*

**Math**

Shawn earns $3.50 per hour for the first 40 hours worked in a week and $20.25 per week, for hours over 40. If he earns $661.50 in one week, how many hours did he work?
*March 17, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Math**

A cyclist is traveling at a speed of 14 miles per hour. How long did it take the cyclist to travel 112 miles?
*April 2, 2016 by Lily*

**BUSINESS MATH**

A worker is paid $9.80 per hour, with time and a half for any hours over 40 per week. If he works 44 hours in a week, what will be his gross pay amount
*November 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A random sample of 16 mid-sized cars tested for fuel consumption gave a mean of 26.4 kilometers per liter with a standard deviation of 2.3. (a) Assuming that the kilometers per liter given by all mid-sized cars have a normal distribution, find a 99% confidence interval for the...
*October 25, 2014 by Angee*

**math**

A random sample of 16 mid-sized cars tested for fuel consumption gave a mean of 26.4 kilometers per liter with a standard deviation of 2.3. (a) Assuming that the kilometers per liter given by all mid-sized cars have a normal distribution, find a 99% confidence interval for the...
*April 26, 2016 by Kapaki Katea*

**Math**

How many hours does it take for the hour hand to travel as far as the minute hand travels in 40 minutes?
*April 21, 2013 by Liz Marie*

**Math**

How many hours does it take for the hour hand to travel as far as the minute hand travels in 40 minutes?
*April 21, 2013 by Liz Marie*

**science**

joey drives his car 7 kilometers north. he stops for lunch and then drives 5 kilometers south. what distance did he cover?
*January 27, 2014 by aly*

**math**

A motorcycle leaves Colorado Springs traveling north at an average speed of 47 miles per hour. One hour later, a car leaves Colorado Springs traveling south at an average speed of 54 miles per hour. How long after the motor cycle leaves will it take until they are 552 miles ...
*May 31, 2011 by elaine*

**trig**

Two Airplanes leave an airport at the same time on different runways. One flies on a bearing of N66degreesW at 325 miles per hour. The other airplane flies on a bearing öf S26degreesW at 300 miles per hour. How far apart will the airplanes be after 2 hours?
*January 6, 2014 by nina*

**Math**

A truck tire with a diameter of 36 in is rolling over level ground spinning at 11 rotations/second. If the speed limit is 55 miles per hour and the penalty is $20 per hour over the speed limit, should the driver be fined and if so, how much?
*August 26, 2012 by KC*

**basic mathematics**

if a centimeter represents 25 kilometers on a map, what is the distance in kilometers between two points that are 4.5 centimeters apart on the map?
*April 10, 2013 by vanessa*

**Physics**

use the face that the speed of light in a vacuum is about 3.00 x10^8 m/s to determine how many kilometers a pulse from a laser beam travels in exactly eighteen hours
*September 8, 2011 by John*

**Math**

Two trains are both traveling at a constant speed toward each other on neighboring tracks. The trains are 252 miles apart when they start traveling. They pass each other 4 1/2 hours later. One of the trains is traveling 25 3/4 miles per hour. What is the speed of the other ...
*March 17, 2016 by Anonymous*

**Earth Science**

5. Most tornadoes carry wind speeds that range from A. 105 to 177 km per hour. B. 178 to 266 km per hour. C. 267 to 322 km per hour. D. 1 to 105 km per hour. A?
*February 13, 2015 by Sarah *

**Math**

Kevin Brownstein is a truck driver. He ears $10.25 per hour. He worked 37 hours last week. What is his straight time pay?
*February 27, 2012 by Sakiera*

**Chemistry**

Light travels at a speed of 3.00 times 10^10 cm/s. What is the speed of light in kilometers/hour?
*February 21, 2014 by Kelsi*

**Geology**

Could someone please help me with this question? How many cubic kilometers of water reside within groundwater? My answer: 1.46 trillion cubic kilometers. Is this correct? Thanks for your help.
*September 20, 2009 by B.B.*

**math**

two mechanics worked on a car the first mechanic worked for 5 hours and the second mechanic worked for 15 hours together they charged a total of 1750 what was the rate charged per hour by each mechanic if the sum of the two rates was 160 per hour
*March 5, 2013 by mace*

**algebra**

two mechanics worked on a car the first mechanic worked for 15 hours and the second mechanic worked for 5 hours together they charged a total of 1525 what was the rate charged per hour by each mechanic if the sum of the two rates was 175 per hour
*November 3, 2015 by Scott*

**math**

Two mechanics worked on a car. The first mechanic worked for 5 hours, and the second mechanic worked for 15 hours. Together they charged a total of $2025 . What was the rate charged per hour by each mechanic if the sum of the two rates was $205 per hour
*July 11, 2016 by jazmine*

**Math**

John makes $9.25 per hour. He gets time and a half for overtime. (Overtime is more than 40 hours per week.) How much money would he make for working 45 hours?
*July 24, 2016 by Unknown *

**math**

Complete in Metric Conversions: A dozer is traveling at 5 miles per hour. How many seconds will it take to travel 160 feet?
*March 27, 2012 by Amy*

**8th grade math**

One of your friends is heading north for the Christmas holiday and the other friend is heading south. If when they start, they are 1029 miles apart and one car is traveling at 53 miles per hour, and the other 45 miles per hour, how many hours before the two cars pass each other?
*December 14, 2011 by stella*

**algebra 1**

jan goes 6 kilometers east from home. mell goes 8kilometers north. how many kilometers are there schools apart. use Pythagorean theorem
*April 30, 2014 by lal*

**algebra**

A student runs 100 meters in 11 seconds. What is the speed of the student? speed = distance over time; 1 mile = 1609 meters 9.1 miles per hour 16 miles per hour 20.3 miles per hour 24 miles per hour pls help
*September 2, 2015 by oscar*

**7th grade math Ms. Sue please**

13. A baseball bat and 8 baseballs cost $163.25. The bat costs $106.45. What is the cost c of one baseball? (1 point) 163.25 – 8c = 106.45; $33.71 8c + 106.45 = 163.25; $7.10 8c + 163.25 = 106.45; $7.10 8c – 106.45 = 163.25; $33.71 14. Mark weighs 74 pounds. Together, he and ...
*January 2, 2013 by Delilah*

**algebra**

David walked 19 kilometers. The first part of the walk was at 5kph and the rest at 3kph. he would have covered 2 kilometers less if he had reversed the rates, that is, if he had walked at 3kph and at 5kph for the same times that he actually walked at 5kph and 3kph, ...
*December 7, 2008 by jackie*

**Algebra**

An air plane can travel 560 miles per hour with the wind and 480 miles per hour against the wind. Determine the speed of the plane in still air and the speed of the wind.
*March 28, 2013 by Lora*

**math**

I need help to get started with writing the equation for the following problem: It takes a freight train 2 hours longer to travel 300 miles than it takes an express train to travel 280 miles. The rate of the express train is 20 miles per hour greater than the rate of the ...
*April 1, 2010 by fiona*

**Algebra**

Al¡¦s Rentals charges $25.00 per hour to rent a sailboard and a wet suit. Wendy¡¦s Rentals charges $20.00 per hour plus $15.00 extra for a wet suit. Find the number of hours for which the total charges for both companies would be the same. ƒæ Let h represent the number of ...
*November 15, 2014 by Taylor*

**math**

Two automobiles are 155 kilometers apart and traveling toward each other. One automobile is moving at 70 km/h and the other is moving at 32 km/h. In how many hours will they meet?
*October 10, 2014 by Ø£Ø³ÙŠÙ„*

**Consumer/Bus Math Sem 1 (Standard)**

Pat worked 43 hours and received $7.25 per hour for regular pay and time-and-a-half for all hours over 40 hours. What were her weekly earnings? $22.83 $322.63 $269.75
*December 18, 2012 by Erica*

**Algebra**

A car is traveling at an average speed of 54 miles per hours. How many minutes will it take the car to travel 117 miles
*May 8, 2014 by Anonymous*

**physic**

Block _____ Name ________________________________________ Date __________ Average Speed 1. In the 2008 Summer Olympics, Usain Bolt won the 100-m race in 9.69 s. What was his average speed? 2. Light from the sun reaches Earth in 8.3 min. The speed of light is 3.0108 m/s. How ...
*November 3, 2011 by Anonymous*

**algebra1**

a tortoise can travel 10 cm per second. what is the tortoise's speed in feet per hour?
*September 8, 2015 by kathy*

**math**

You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal 86.8 miles per hour ...
*September 7, 2010 by melissa*

**AlgebraII**

A train goes from boston to new york averaging 40 km per hour and returns averaging 60 km per hour. What is the average speed(it is not 50 km per hour) for the round trip?
*August 20, 2012 by Sarah*

**Algebra**

In an assembly line of a factory, which produces networking switching hubs, two robots are utilized. The first one (A) is able to produce 40 microchips per hour, whereas the second one (B) produces 30 microchips per hour. For a total production of 400 microchips, the two ...
*April 24, 2011 by Gloria*

**math problem (please help)**

What are the dimensions of a rectangular tract of land if its perimeter is 70 kilometers and its area is 300 square kilometers? km (smaller value) akm (larger value)
*November 24, 2014 by angie*

**Chemistry**

(Help) (Problem) A radio wace travels 186,000 miles per second. How many kilometers will the wave travel in one microsecond? (1 mile= 1.61km) distance= timeinseconds/velocity change the given velocity in miles/hr to m/sec 186kmi/sec *1.6km/mi
*January 23, 2007 by Bryan*

**alg**

1. (20 points) Police use the equation to estimate the speed (s) of a car, in miles per hour, based on the length (x), of its skid marks upon sudden braking on dry asphalt. a. Solve this equation for d. b. A motorist is involved in an accident. The skid marks are measured to ...
*July 23, 2011 by patricia*

**algebra-NOW PLEASE**

A boat is traveling in a river with a current that has a speed of 1.5 km/h. In one hour, the boat can travel twice the distance downstream as it can travel upstream. What is the boat's speed in still water?
*December 4, 2012 by Alex*

**math**

From a point on a straight road, two cars are driven in opposite directions, one at 44 miles per hour and the other at 35 miles per hour. In how many hours will they be 237 miles apart?
*September 13, 2010 by karla*

**alegbra**

From a point on a straight road, 2 cars are driven in opposite direction. One care at 69 miles per hour and the other at 27 miles per hour. How many hours will they be 480 miles apart?
*November 7, 2015 by andrea*

**business statistics**

store manager is doing a study on how to staff his franchise. He knows that the average number of pizzas ordered is 12 per hour with a standard deviation of 1.4 pizzas. Staffed with 3 employees, he can assemble up to 15 pizzas per hour. If his store is open for 10 hours each ...
*February 18, 2012 by ty*

**math**

a pronghorn antelope can travel 105 miles in three hours.if it continuedntraveling at the same speed,how far could a pronghorntravel in 11 hours
*November 10, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

From Canoeville it is 2.4 kilometers to White Beach and 3.0 kilometers to the Lodge. How far is it from White Beach across the lake to the Lodge?
*March 12, 2013 by Jessie*

**science**

If Earth is 149.6 million Kilometers from the sun, or 93 million miles away. suppose there was an imaginary road from earth to the sun. If you were in a car traveling 100 km an hour, it would take you 1,490,000 hours or just 170 years to reach the sun. If it took 170 years to ...
*April 2, 2008 by Dj*

**College Mathematics**

You drove 2695 miles in 35 hours. (1) What is your average rate of change? (2) Suppose you can drive that distance at a legal 75 mile per hour rate. How long should it take you to complete the trip? (3) Suppose you are driving that distance at an illegal 86.8 miles per hour ...
*September 7, 2010 by Melissa*

**algebra II**

The Chunnel connects the United Kingdom and France by a railway tunnel under the English Channel. The British started tunneling 2.5 months before the French and averaged 0.63 Kilometer per month. The French averaged 0.47 kilometer per month. When the two sides met, they had ...
*August 26, 2008 by Ashley*

**Math**

A motorist makes a journey of 240 km from Singapore to Malacca to visit his inlaws at an average speed of x kilometers. On his return journey, his average speed is reduced by 6km/hour due to traffic. If the return journey takes 20 minutes longer, form an equation with x and ...
*December 10, 2012 by Elizabeth*

**math**

For speeds between 40 mph and 65 mph, a diesel truck gets 400/x miles per gallon when driven at a constant speed of x miles per hour. Diesel gasoline costs 5 dollars per gallon. The driver is paid 22 dollars per hour.
*February 26, 2016 by Xiaoyue*

**Math**

Alice has two part-time jobs. One job she makes 8 dollars per hour and the other she makes 12 dollars per hour. One week she made worked 30 hours and made 268 dollars. How many hours at each job?
*December 31, 2013 by Anne*

**~Algebra question~**

The time, t, required to drive a certain distance varies inversely with the speed, r. If it takes 7 hours to drive the distance at 55 miles per hour, how long will it take to drive the same distance at 65 miles per hour? (1 point)
*May 5, 2014 by Gabby*

**algebra or algebra1**

An eastbound car is going 4 miles per hour faster than a westbound car. The cars are 208 miles apart 2 hours after passing each other on a highway. What is the speed, in miles per hour, of the eastbound car
*October 27, 2015 by sue*

**One Algebra Question~!**

The time, t, required to drive a certain distance varies inversely with the speed, r. If it takes 7 hours to drive the distance at 55 miles per hour, how long will it take to drive the same distance at 65 miles per hour? (1 point)
*May 5, 2014 by Gabby*

**maths**

the police officer also gathered data on the speedsx, in kilometers per hour (km/h) of some cars as they drove down the hill towards her car. the speed limit is 50 km/h. Analysis of the results showed that the speeds of cars were normally distributed with a mean speed of 56 km...
*August 26, 2007 by kate*

**algebra 1**

George is driving at an average speed of 62 miles per hour. Write an expression that would give his distance traveled for h hours. Make a table that records his distance for 3, 5.5, 7, and 8.5 hours.
*September 6, 2012 by sandra*

**ISBM**

CASE STUDY : 2 The price P per unit at which a company can sell all that it produces is given by the function P(x) = 300 — 4x. The cost function is c(x) = 500 + 28x where x is the number of units produced. Find x so that the profit is maximum. Question: 1) Find the value of x...
*January 11, 2016 by Raja*

**Math**

Felicia takes 4 hours to ride her bike 56 miles. She rides at a constant speed during the 4 hour ride. What is her speed in miles per hour?
*October 19, 2015 by Amy*

**math**

Two professional drag racers are speeding down a 1/4-mile track. If the lead driver is traveling 1.738 feet for every 1.670 feet that the trailing car travels, and if the trailing car is going 198 miles per hour, how fast in miles per hour is the lead car traveling?
*October 13, 2009 by Bob*

**math**

Mark's house is 90 miles away from New York. You travel 15 miles on city streets, and then 75 miles on the highway. a. your average speed is 25 miles per hour in the city and 60 miles per hour on the highway. Use the formula time=distance/rate. How much time will you spend ...
*May 30, 2013 by Celest*

**Algebra**

On a journey of 600 km, a train was delayed 1 hour and 30 min after having covered 1/4 of the way. To arrive on time at the destination, the engine driver had to increase the speed by 15 km/hour. How long did the train travel for?
*March 9, 2016 by Anonymous*

**math**

On the fastest speedways some drivers reach average speeds of 4 miles per minute. Write a formula that gives the number of miles m that such a driver would travel in x minutes. How far would this driver travel in 36 minutes?
*February 17, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Math**

Chloe and Nick are meeting at the library. The library is 4.61 kilometers from Chloe's house and 3.256 kilometers from Nick's house. How much farther, in kilometers, will Chloe walk than Nick?
*January 28, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

The bus stations in Trawlwy and Fenton are 220 miles apart. A bus left Trawley for Fenton at 9:00am. Traveling at 40 miles per hour. One hour later, an express bus left Fenton for Trawley traveling along the same road at 50 miles per hour. At what time did the buses pass each ...
*May 4, 2012 by Miranda*

**Math**

The bus stations in Trawlwy and Fenton are 220 miles apart. A bus left Trawley for Fenton at 9:00am. Traveling at 40 miles per hour. One hour later, an express bus left Fenton for Trawley traveling along the same road at 50 miles per hour. At what time did the buses pass each...
*May 5, 2012 by Miranda*

**Math**

A geosynchronous equatorial orbiting satellite orbits 22,300 miles above the equator of Earth. It completes one full revolution each 24 hours. Assume Earth's radius is 3960 miles. a. How far will the GEO satellite travel in one day? b. What is the satellite's linear velcoity ...
*November 18, 2007 by Mike*

**math**

For a motor vehicle traveling at r miles per hour, the distance d in feet required to stop is approximately d=0.05r^2 + r. If a school bus is traveling at 45 mph, how many feet, to the nearest foot would it travel?
*December 14, 2013 by Cynthia*

**math**

A dozer is traveling at 5 miles per hour. How many seconds will it take to travel 160 feet? I have to solve this by the dimensional analysis method.
*March 31, 2012 by Lyndsey*

**algebra 1A**

a driver who drives at a speed of r mph for t hr will travel a distance d mi given by d= rtmi. how far will a driver travel at a speed of 62mph for 7hrs. The distance traveled is 434miles correct? thanks
*September 17, 2009 by Lea*