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February 12, 2016
Number of results: 113,156

**math**

The two cereal boxes shown have corresponding edges in a ratio of 2:3.If the smaller box sells for $2.50 and the larger box for $4.00, which is the better buy? Why? What assumption(s) do you have to make when solving the problem? Estimate, then check. I think the answer is the...
*December 16, 2009 by Lauren*

**math**

two cereal boxes have corresponding edges in a ratio of 2:3 If the smaller box sells for $2.50 and the larger box for $4.00, which is the better buy? Why? What assumption(s) do you have to make when solving the problem? Estimate, then check.
*October 21, 2009 by chandice*

**math**

The two cereal boxes shown have corresponding edges in a ratio of 2 : 3. If the smaller box sells for $2.50 and the larger box for $4.00, which is the better buy? Why? What assumption(s) do you have to make when solving the problem? Estimate, then check.
*October 28, 2009 by jeng*

**Math**

The two cereal boxes shown have corresponding edges in a ratio of 2:3. If the smaller box sells for $2.50 and the larger box for $4.00, which is the better buy? Why? What assumption(s) do you have to make when solving the problem? Estimate, then check. Could someone show me ...
*December 16, 2009 by Punkie*

**maths**

two rectangular boxes are each 9 inches tall both boxes have square bases.the base edge of the larger box is 1.5 times as long as the base edge of the smaller box .then how much larger box holds when compared to the smaller box
*August 14, 2014 by sakina*

**physics**

A person pulls with a force of 40 N on two boxes at rest. The top box is 3.0 kg and the bottom box is 6.0 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the larger box is .20 and the angle is 30 degrees. a) if the smaller box doesn't slide on top of the larger ...
*October 27, 2010 by caroline*

**physics**

A person pulls with a force of 40 N on two boxes at rest. The top box is 3.0 kg and the bottom box is 6.0 kg. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the floor and the larger box is .20 and the angle is 30 degrees. a) if the smaller box doesn't slide on top of the larger ...
*October 28, 2010 by caroline*

**physics**

Two boxes are similar. The larger box has a volume that is 64 times the volume of the smaller box. What is the ratio of the larger box's height to the smaller box's height? write the fraction as a decimal
*December 11, 2010 by Richard *

**math/geometry**

Two boxes must be wrapped. Both boxes are right rectangular prisms. The smaller box has a length of 12 inches. The larger box is similar to the first and has a length of 48 inches. Find the ratio of the amount of paper needed to wrap the large box to the amount of paper needed...
*March 24, 2011 by me*

**math**

A certain brand of cereal costs $3.25 per box before sales tax is added. When you buy 5 or more boxes of this cereal you receive 1 additional box for free. What is the average cost per box of cereal for 6 boxes before sales tax are added ? Please helpp
*February 5, 2013 by Tyler*

**Physics**

Two boxes on a horizontal surface, as shown in the figure above, are moving together under the influence of a horizontal force, F. The coefficient of kinetic friction between the boxes and the surface is 0.40. Use g = 10 m/s2. In case (a), a horizontal force F directed right ...
*October 10, 2011 by Jeanne*

**Mathematics!**

A cereal factory has weekly fixed costs of $48,000. It costs $1.37 to produce each box of cereal. A box of cereal sells for $3.99. Express the profit function p(x) that gives the total weekly profit from x boxes of cereal.
*October 20, 2011 by Matt*

**math**

Alex must wrap two boxes. Both boxes are right rectangular prisms. The smaller box has a length of 12 inches. The larger box is similar to the first and has a length of 48 inches. Find the ratio of the amount of paper needed to wrap the large box to the amount of paper needed ...
*May 2, 2010 by Hannah*

**Science last question **

Which of the following boxes would have the strongest gravitational pull on a third object positioned at an equal distance from both boxes? Box A: 100 g Box B: 10,000 g A. box b because it has more mass B. box a because it has less mass C. box a because it is bigger*** D. box ...
*April 16, 2015 by Anne *

**Geometry **

3. A box company produces two sizes of pizza boxes. The smaller box has a surface area of 260 square inches. The larger box has a length, width, and height that are twice those of the smaller box. What is the surface area of the larger box? A. 520 square inches B. 1,040 square...
*May 25, 2011 by Mary *

**Math**

A box company produces two sizes of pizza boxes. The smaller box has a surface area of 260 square inches. The larger box has a length, width, and height that are twice those of the smaller box. What is the surface area of the larger box? Choices are: A. 520 square inches B. 1,...
*May 25, 2011 by Mary - Help plz *

**physics**

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have ...
*October 24, 2012 by carol*

**phisics**

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have ...
*October 28, 2012 by greg*

**Physics**

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have ...
*October 2, 2014 by Steve *

**physics**

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have ...
*June 21, 2015 by Lola*

**Geometry - Ms Sue **

Do I need more information to work this problem???? A box company produces two sizes of pizza boxes. The smaller box has a surface area of 260 square inches. The larger box has a length, width, and height that are twice those of the smaller box. What is the surface area of the...
*May 25, 2011 by Mary *

**math 2**

max packs cereal boxes into a larger box the volume of each cereal box is 175 cubic inches. which is the best estimate for the volume of the large box? would the answer be it be 210 cubic inches, 420 cubic inches, 2,100 cubic inches, or 4,200 cubic inches?
*March 6, 2014 by kimmy plus*

**Functions**

A particular company needs to ship cubed shaped boxes of varying sizes to customers. As these boxes are fragile they are to be packed inside a larger box with a 5 cm clearance on each side to allow space for a packing material. If v(x) is the volume of the smaller box as a ...
*May 13, 2015 by Rez*

**Maths**

Max pack cereal boxes into a larger box the volume of each wreak box is 175 cubic inches which is the best estimate for the volume of the large box 210,420,2,100 4,200 I pick 2,100 is that correct
*April 29, 2014 by Pinks*

**math**

Your favorite breakfast cereal contains a toy dinosaur in each box. There are four different dinosaur toys in the complete collection, and each one has an equal chance of being in each box. You want to figure out what the probability is that you will get more than one ...
*May 16, 2013 by shane*

**math**

Jenny wants to buy cereal that comes in large and small boxes. The 32 ounce box costs $4.16and the 14 oz ox costs $2.38.which box is less expensive per oz?
*April 6, 2013 by Abby*

**mat**

harvest cereal comes in boxes of different sizes.the regular box holds 7/8 pounds.the small box holds 2/3 as much. How much cereal does the small box hold?
*May 2, 2011 by Allie*

**Art/Language**

i have to decorate a cereal box to tell people about myself, sorta like if they where to buy me. What can i put on the sides (like on cereal boxes there are nutrition facts and ingrediants, but what about the other side?)
*September 15, 2007 by Cyleste*

**Alegbra**

Terry is mailing two boxes. Together they weigh 21 lbs. If the smaller box is 5 lbs. less than the larger one, how much does each box weigh? Write and solve an equation that models this scenario.
*February 27, 2014 by Steveo*

**Algebra**

Terry is mailing two boxes. Together they weigh 21 lbs. If the smaller box is 5 lbs. less than the larger one, how much does each box weigh? Write and solve an equation that models this scenario.
*March 4, 2014 by billy*

**Math**

A box of Cereal X contains 36 ounces and costs $ 4.99. A box of Cereal Z contains 30 ounces and costs $ 4.50. Which cereal is the better buy ?
*March 26, 2015 by Brooke*

**Ratio**

I had a total of 129 marbles in 3 boxes at first. Then I threw away 2/3 of the marbles from Box 1, added 15 marbles to Box 2, and added marbles to Box 3 until the numbers in box 3 tripled. As a result the number of marbles in box 1 to the number in Box 2 to the number of ...
*November 28, 2008 by Mary*

**Physics**

Two boxes, A and B, are connected to each end of a light vertical rope. A constant upward force 90.0N is applied to box A. Starting from rest, box B descends 11.0m in 3.50s . The tension in the rope connecting the two boxes is 30.0N a) What is the mass of box A? b) What is the...
*February 17, 2015 by Jordan*

**math**

Flora’s class collected 236 books. They are placing the books in boxes. If each box holds 8 books, how many boxes can they fill? if there are books left over, what portion of the last box will be filled? 30 full boxes 29 full boxes and 1 box that is full 29 full boxes and 1 ...
*May 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**math**

Every cereal box has a gift inside, but you cannot tell from the outside what the gift is. The store manager assures you that 16 of the 58 boxes on the shelf have the secret decoder ring. The other 42 boxes on the shelf have a different gift inside. If you randomly select two ...
*November 8, 2015 by john*

**math**

Every cereal box has a gift inside, but you cannot tell from the outside what the gift is. The store manager assures you that 16 of the 58 boxes on the shelf have the secret decoder ring. The other 42 boxes on the shelf have a different gift inside. If you randomly select two ...
*November 8, 2015 by vicke*

**math**

I need help please help me. There's a chart that has to have 16boxes. It has to be 4 by 4. Lable boxes that are vertical top to bottom 1,2,3,4 and boxes that are horizontal left to right A,B,C,D. Box 1A has to be 28,Box 1C has to be 34, box 2C has to be 24, and box 2D has to ...
*December 13, 2011 by hena(online)*

**Math**

A toy manufacturer produces action figures and packages them into small boxes. The distribution center then puts them in larger boxes to ship them to stores. 1.) Decide which box can ship the most action figures. 2.) How many action figures fit in the box? 3.) How can they be ...
*April 17, 2015 by Abby*

**math 12**

A manufacturer of cereal finds that the masses of cereal in a company's 200-g package are normally distributed with a mean of 200g and a standard deviation of 16.3g a) What proportion of these boxes contain between 183.7g and 216.3g of cereal? b) What is the probability that a...
*January 19, 2011 by kitkat*

**8th grade math**

The two boxes are similar rectangular prisms. what is the height of box B. I figured out the volume of the smaller box first now what do I do?
*May 4, 2011 by debbie*

**physics**

Two boxes of masses 21.6 kg and 28.2 kg sit on a smooth, frictionless surface. The boxes are in contact, and a horizontal force of 68.2 pushes horizontally against the smaller box. What is the acceleration of the two boxes?
*October 13, 2011 by Tina*

**math**

Krispy Kritters Cereal used to come in a box with a volume of 2,850 cm. However, The Krispy Kritters Co designed a new larger box, 22.5cm wide, 6.2cm deep, and 30cm high. How many more cubic centimeters will the new box hold than the old box?
*March 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Math**

There is 1/3 of a puzzle in every box of cereal. Use a fraction to the number of puzzles in 6 boxes of cereal
*November 5, 2015 by Tre'Von*

**physics**

Two boxes, A and B, are connected to each end of a light vertical rope, as shown in the following figure. A constant upward force 78.0N is applied to box A . Starting from rest, box B descends 12.3 m in 3.80s . The tension in the rope connecting the two boxes is 30.0 N What is...
*October 8, 2011 by Mar*

**math**

Four boxes of cereal are to be selected at random from a continuous process that fills boxes labeled "Contents: 340 g." The contents of the first three boxes are found to weigh 339.0g, 337.7 g, and 338.9 g. (a) What minimum weight of cereal must the fourth box contain so that ...
*September 23, 2012 by david*

**NEWTON'S LAWS (FORCES)**

Two boxes, A and B, are connected to each end of a light vertical rope, as shown in the following figure. A constant upward force 78.0N is applied to box A . Starting from rest, box B descends 12.3 m in 3.80s . The tension in the rope connecting the two boxes is 30.0 N What is...
*October 8, 2011 by Mar*

**Story problem help Damon**

Stan bought 3 boxes of fruit loops and 2 boxes of kix for $15.05. One box of fruit loops cost $0.60 more than one box of kix. How much does one box of each type of cereal cost
*February 17, 2014 by Taylor*

**Geometry**

I need an example of two cereal boxes that have the same volume but different surface area. I need the brand and box sizes. Then I need to pick one of the cereal boxes and redesign it so that it has the same volume but less surface area. Why do you think most products are not ...
*December 9, 2013 by Johnnie*

**math**

An 18 ounce box of cereal sells for $2.88. What is the unit cost of the cereal?
*March 17, 2015 by tank*

**math**

If 25 times were moved from Box A to Box B, there would be an equal number of dimes in both boxes. If 100 dimes were moved from Box B to Box A, the ratio of dimes in Box A to Box B would be 7:2. What was the original number of dimes in Box A?
*July 21, 2014 by john*

**math URGENT!!!!!!!**

a certain type of candy is sold in small boxes of 8 and large boxes of 15. notice it would be impossible to buy exactly 12 candies without breaking up a box. it would also be impossible to buy 17 candies without breaking up a box. what is the greatest number of candies that it...
*January 22, 2013 by don*

**Math **

a serving of cereal is 1 1/3 ounces. A box of cereal contains 20 2/3 ounces. How many servings does each box of cereal provide? Do not round. Give exact answer.
*December 1, 2015 by Lisa*

**7th grade math**

company A makes boxes of crackers that contains a mean of 30 crackers with a standard deviation of 2 crackers. company B makes boxes of crackers that contains a mean of 24 crackers with a standard deviation of 2 crackers. what can be said about the boxes of crackers from each ...
*March 26, 2013 by dingbat*

** mathURGENT!!!!!!!**

a certain type of candy is sold in small boxes of 8 and large boxes of 15. notice it would be impossible to buy exactly 12 candies without breaking up a box. it would also be impossible to buy 17 candies without breaking up a box. what is the greatest number of candies that it...
*January 26, 2013 by don*

**Math **

A mail truck picks up two boxes of mail from the post office. The total weight of the boxes is 32 pounds. One box is 8 pounds heavier than the other box. How much does each box weigh?
*March 18, 2015 by Mo*

**math**

a smaller box has dimension that half the measurements of the orignal . find the ratio of the surface area of the orginal box to the surface area of the smaller box
*March 21, 2013 by mystique*

**math**

If 25 dimes were moved from Box A to Box B, there would be an equal number of dimes in both boxes. If 100 dimes were moved from Box B to Box A, the ratio of dimes in Box A to Box B would be 7 : 2. What was the original number of dimes in Box A?
*April 22, 2015 by Sammantha*

**phisics**

The drawing shows two boxes resting on frictionless ramps. One box is relatively light and sits on a steep ramp. The other box is heavier and rests on a ramp that is less steep. The boxes are released from rest at A and allowed to slide down the ramps. The two boxes have masse
*October 21, 2012 by greg*

**physics**

A 1.5 kg box moves back and forth on a horizontal frictionless surface between two springs.? The box is initially compressed against the stronger spring, K=32 N/cm, 4.0 cm and released from rest. The smaller box is K=16 N/cm. A) By how much will the box compress the weaker ...
*December 14, 2009 by mary ann *

**Pre-Algebra**

Write a linear system of equations that can be used to solve these problems. Then, solve to get your final answer. Please help me work through this. 4. The difference of two numbers is 3. Their sum is 13. Find the numbers. 5. Matt and Michelle are selling fruit. Customers can ...
*January 5, 2016 by LadyPhantomhive*

**physics**

TWO BOXES A AND B ARE LYING ON THE TABLE AND ARE CONNECTED BY A PIECE OF STRING. THE MASS OF BOX A IS 3KG AND B IS 2KG. A 10N PULLING FORCE, POINTING TO THE RIGHT IS APPLIED TO BOX X CAUSING THE TWO BOXES TO MOVE TOGETHER AT CONSTA SPEED. a) determine the net force on A & B b...
*February 3, 2014 by THEMBINKOSI GASA*

**math 3**

melanie packs boxes of envelopes into a larger box. the volume of each box of envelopes is 1,200 cubic centimeters. which is the best estimate fo the volume of the large box?
*March 5, 2014 by kimmy plus*

**algebra**

A shipping clerk wishes to determine the weights of each of the 4 boxes. Each box weighs a different integer amount less than 70 kg. Unfortunately, the only scales available measure weights in excess of 70 kg. The clerk therefore decides to weigh the boxes in pairs so that ...
*February 23, 2012 by Jackie *

**Physics**

A box of mass m1 = 10.0 kg rests on a smooth, horizontal floor next to a box of mass m2 = 5.0kg. You push on the box 1 with a horizontal force of F = 31.8 N: a.)What net force on box 2 will cause it to have this acceleration? b.)What the force on box 1 on box 2? (In other ...
*February 20, 2011 by Brandon*

**geometry**

box of cereal measures 10 in .wide.12in . high, 3in deep .all surfaces made of cardboard and total overlapping cardboard in the box is 7in squared , how much cardboard is used to make a cereal box including the amount of overlapping parts ?
*June 18, 2015 by nunu*

**calculus**

A candy company needs a custom box for their truffles. The box they've chose is in the shape of a cylinder with a hemisphere of the same radius on top. The total volume of the box is V= (1/2) ((4pir^2)/(3))+ pir^2 (y-r), where y is the height of the box and r is the radius of ...
*January 4, 2013 by Equihua*

**mathematics**

Candice makes gift boxes during her free time.She charges 40 cents for a triangular box,50 cents for a heart shaped box and a cylindrical box for 60 cents.Last Sunday,Candice sold 16 different types of boxes and collected a total of 8 dollars.How many of each type of box did ...
*July 9, 2015 by harry*

**Algebra**

Write a linear system of equations that can be used to solve these problems. Then, solve to get your final answer. I need someone to help me go through this and point me into the correct direction. 5. Matt and Michelle are selling fruit. Customers can buy small boxes of ...
*January 5, 2016 by LadyPhantomhive*

**Geometry**

A box of cereal measures 8 inches high and 2 inches deep. If all surfaces are made of cardboard and the total amount of overlapping cardboard in the box is 7 square inches, how much cardboard is used to make the cereal box?
*May 29, 2012 by Sholanda*

**math**

a cereal maker is currently packaging cereal in cylindrical boxes with a 6" diameter and a height of 10". The cereal maker is considering changing to rectangular boxes. The two boxes need to have the same height to fit on the grocery store shelf and they need to have the same ...
*February 9, 2012 by Jared*

**physics**

Two boxes (b1 = 23 kg and b2 = 57 kg) are being pushed across a horizontal frictionless surface, as the drawing shows. The 48-N pushing force is horizontal and is applied to the 23-kg box, which in turn pushes against the 57-kg box. Find the magnitude of the force that the 23-...
*February 10, 2012 by cody*

**physics**

A box of Cheerios and a box of Wheaties are accelerated accross a horizontal force vector F applied to the Cheerios box. THe magnitude of the frictional force on the Cheerios box is 2 N and the magnitude of the frictional force on the Wheaties box is 4 N. If the magnitude of ...
*November 27, 2006 by Bri*

**Physics**

A box of mass 50.0 kg is connected to a second box with a mass of 54.0 kg. Both are sitting on a horizontal surface and the coefficient of kinetic friction between the surface and each box is 0.51. If the second box is pulled away from the first box with a force of 605.8 N, ...
*March 24, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math 2**

calvin packs boxes of greeting cards into a larger box. the volume of each box of greeting cards is 90 cubic inches. which is the best estimate for the volume of the large box?
*March 5, 2014 by kimmy plus*

**physics**

1) Two boxes are placed are placed side by side on a frictionless surface so that they touch each other. Box A has a mass of 4 kg. Box B has a mass of 12 kg. A constant force of 24 N is applied to box A. What force does box A exert on box B?
*November 10, 2009 by pat*

**Math**

There were 7 times as many marbles in Box A as in Box B. After Joyce transferred 294 marbles from Box A to Box B, both boxes had the same number of marbles. How man marbles were there in Box A at first.
*November 20, 2013 by J*

**math**

there were 7 times as many marbles in box a as in box b. after joyce transferred 294 marbles from box a to box b, both boxes had the same number of marbles. how many marbles were there in box a at first?
*March 30, 2013 by shohanur*

**math**

If you buy 6 boxes of cereal for $ 10, how much will 9 boxes of cereal cost ?
*September 15, 2012 by kayla*

**physics**

Two boxes sit side-by-side on a smooth horizontal surface. The lighter box has a mass of 5.18 kg, the heavier box has a mass of 7.51 kg. (a) Find the contact force between these boxes when a horizontal force of 3.9 N is applied to the light box.
*September 26, 2011 by jeff*

**calculus**

A company wants to bid on an order of 20,000 square based boxes which hold 5 cubic feet. The cardboard cost is $.15 per square foot. The boxes must be reinforced with an extra layer of cheaper cardboard on the bottom ($.12 per square foot). The box is held together with tape ...
*April 3, 2011 by Shannon*

**Physics **

There is a box resting on a table connected to a second box hanging off the edge of the table by a string that is run through a pulley. The mass of the first box is 3.50 kg. and The mass of the second box is 2.8 kg. What is the tension in the string connecting the two boxes ...
*February 16, 2012 by Nicole*

**Science**

A man enters an elevator holding two boxes-one on top of the other. The top has a mass of 6.0 kg and the buttom box has a mass of 8.0 kg. The man sets the two boxes on a metric scale registers a value of 166N; this is the upward force upon the bottom box. Determine the ...
*July 11, 2015 by Charlotte*

**5th grade math**

find two boxes that will hold HALF as many centimeter cubes as the 3 centimeters by 4 centimeters by 6 centimeters box. what would the dimensions of each box be. dimensions of the first box dimensions of the second box.
*October 12, 2010 by chance*

**math**

the same cereal costs $3.99 per box at one store, $3.25 at another store and $3.59 per box at the third store what is the average price per box of cereal? solve using an algebra form. I know how to get the answer but what algebreic form would i use? 3x=1083 x=$3.61 I don't ...
*November 7, 2011 by jill*

**Statistics**

I have two boxes with balls; box #1 and box #2. Box #1 has 3 red balls and 2 blue balls.Box #2 has 7 red balls and 3 blue balls. what is the probability that if a red ball is picked, it is from box #1
*September 13, 2011 by Paula Arcila*

**physics**

A bench is made of a 3 meter long plank with a mass of 12kg and 2 sawhorses(each 0.2m from an end).There are two boxes on the bench. A 15kg box is 0.8 meter from the left hand side. A second box is 0.5 m from the right hand side. What would the mass of the second box have to ...
*December 7, 2008 by jeff*

**physics**

A bench is made of a 3 meter long plank with a mass of 12kg and 2 sawhorses(each 0.2m from an end).There are two boxes on the bench. A 15kg box is 0.8 meter from the left hand side. A second box is 0.5 m from the right hand side. What would the mass of the second box have to ...
*December 8, 2008 by jeff*

**Math**

I know a ratio compares two numbers. However, my niece came home with this homework question and I'm not sure what the answer would be. Complete the ratio scale 1 then a box is drawn 6 another box is drawn 4 16 then a box is drawn 8. Please Help Thanks
*September 3, 2008 by Shirley*

**math**

have 10 boxes each box contains 50 peices and we're selling for 8.00 per box. If I had to repackag them into 20 pieces each how much would I sell the repacked boxes for ? And how much for the quantity ?
*August 8, 2014 by bill*

**Physics**

Two boxes, mass 4.0 kg and 5.0 kg are set next one another on a frictionless surface. The first box is pushed with a force of 35 N. What normal forces does the second box exert on the first box during this process? (ans: 19 N) How do you do this question? Thanks.
*June 17, 2012 by anonymous*

**Physics**

(Apparently, I'm not allowed to post URLs, but this question is better illustrated by a diagram, i39. tinypic. com/ 17e336. jpg) <--P--[BOX A]<--Q--[BOX B]<--R--[BOX C] There are three boxes attached together with string and being pulled across a frictionless surface...
*March 9, 2009 by Lucy X*

**Science (Physics)...........F=ma and tension.**

2 crates shown in the figure below are on a horizontal frictionless surface. The woman is wearing golf shoes for traction as she applies a horizontal force of F= 50.0 N to the 6.00kg crate. The ropes are of negligible mass. Smaller box weighs 4.00kg a) draw a free body diagram...
*September 29, 2007 by ~christina~*

**Physic**

Two boxes sit side-by-side on a smooth horizontal surface. The lighter box has a mass of 5.91 kg, the heavier box has a mass of 7.67 kg. Calculate the contact force between these boxes when a horizontal force of 5.09 N is applied to the light box. and Calculate the contact ...
*September 22, 2009 by Timothy Tran*

**physics**

A)Two boxes sit side-by-side on a smooth horizontal surface. The lighter box has a mass of 5.60 kg, the heavier box has a mass of 7.65 kg. Calculate the contact force between these boxes when a horizontal force of 4.83 N is applied to the light box. B)Calculate the contact ...
*February 12, 2014 by Sarah*

**Physics**

Boxes A and B are in contact on a horizontal, frictionless surface. Box A has mass 21.0 kg and box B has mass 8.0 kg . A horizontal force of 100N is exerted on box A. What is the magnitude of the force that box A exerts on box B?
*June 15, 2015 by Sarah*

**math**

A cereal company finds that the number of people who will buy one of its products in the first month that it is introduced is linearly related to the amount of money it spends on advertising. If it spends $40,000 on advertising then 100,000 boxes of cereal will be sold, and if...
*February 18, 2010 by Laura*

**math**

3 boxes are in a room. You know that one contains apples, one contains oranges, and one contains both apples and oranges, nut you don't know the contents of the specific boxes. The boxes are labeled, "apples," "oranges," and "apples and oranges," but each box has the wrong ...
*August 21, 2011 by Audrey*

**earth**

HELP? Two students are given cubic boxes, measuring 10 cm on a side. Robert puts a single glass marble with a diameter of 10 cm in the box. Susan puts 1,000 1-cm glass marbles in her box. 1.Whose box has more empty space? Explain. 2.Whose box will be heavier? Explain. Can you ...
*November 14, 2012 by Andrea*

**Physics**

A 0.250 kilogram box has a speed of 2m/s when it is 1.2 meters from a second mass. It is sliding on a table with a coefficient of friction of 0.20. The box collides and sticks to a 0.5kg box that sits on the end of the table, causing the boxes to fall. How fast are the boxes ...
*November 18, 2008 by Dan*

**math**

Two 7-sided polygons are similar. A side of the larger polygon is 6 times as long as the corresponding side of the smaller polygon. What is the ratio of the area of the larger polygon to the area of the smaller polygon?
*October 28, 2010 by darnell darling*