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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

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
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

Math
Two triangles are similar, and the ratio of each pair of corresponding sides is 2 : 1. Which statement regarding the two triangles is not true? 1) Their areas have a ratio of 4 : 1. 2) Their altitudes have a ratio of 2 : 1. 3) Their perimeters have a ratio of 2 : 1. 4) Their ...
April 27, 2010 by Hannah

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

finite math
The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
April 14, 2011 by margie

math
The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
April 12, 2011 by faye

math
The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
April 13, 2011 by brenda

math
The weights of boxes of Brand Z cereal were found to be normally distrubted with a mean of 16.5 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. a. what percentage of the boxes will weigh more than 16 ounces? b. what percentage of the boxes will weigh between 15.5 and 16.5 ...
April 13, 2011 by shirley

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

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 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

Statistics
Reginald Brown an inspector from the department of weights and measures, weighs 15 eighteen-ounce cereal boxes of corn flakes. he finds their mean weight to be 17.78 ounces with a standard deviation of .4 ounces. are the cereal boxes lighter than they should be? let Alpha = .01
May 4, 2014 by Mark

Geometry
I need to do an assignment where I find two cereal boxes that have the same volume but differ in surface area? Can someone please tell me when I'm looking at the boxes what I need to be looking at to compare these two things please? Thank you!
December 10, 2013 by Josh

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

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

Please help with Calculus??
Boxes are labeled as containing 500g of cereal. The machine filling the boxes produce weights that are normally distributed with standard deviation 12g. 1) Suppose a law states that no more than 5% of a manufacturer's cereal boxes can contain less than the stated weight of 500...
November 8, 2013 by Robin

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

math
Suppose the clerk had to stack 200 boxes of cereal in a triagle. How many boxes would be on the bottom row?
October 12, 2011 by maria

math
In a taste of 200 people, only 25 said that they would purchase the cereal sampled. How many boxes of cereal can the manufacturer expect to sell in a country of 240 million consumers? Perform and simplify
December 13, 2009 by immanuel

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

geometry
Two triangles are similar, and the ratio of each pair of corresponding sides is 7:3. What is the ratio of the perimeters? What is the ratio of the areas?
April 28, 2011 by Conor

Geometry
If the length of the sides of two similar triangles are in the ratio 3:4, what is the ratio of the lengths of a pair of corresponding altitudes? What is the ratio of their perimeter?
April 28, 2012 by CJ

geometry
The areas of corresponding faces of two similar triangular prisms are 49cm squared and 25cm squared. What is the ratio of the corresponding side lengths? Of the perimeters of the corresponding faces? Of the volume?
April 19, 2014 by Kasie

5th grade
a shipping crate contains 567 boxes of cereal. you open the top and count 12 across the front and 6 along the side. How many layers of boxes are in the crate?
May 27, 2010 by Nicole

Chem 1
In the ground state of element 115, how many electrons have ml=1 as one of their quantum numbers? Can anyone provide an explanation? I am kind of stuck... and I don't think it is too hard, I just don't know where to start. Thanks ahead of time... Go to www.webelement.com and ...
October 24, 2006 by Rossi

math 2
a mannufactue ships its poducts in boxes with edges of 4 inches. if 12 boxes are put in a caton and completely fill the caton, what is the volume of the carton?
March 3, 2014 by kimmy plus

Calculus
If you had a computer that could track the number of cereal boxes on the shelf of a market continuously over a 1-week period would you expect the graph of the number of boxes on the shelf versus time to be a continuous (unbroken) curve? Explain your reasoning. I think the ...
August 9, 2011 by Joey

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

Geometry
Two similar rectangular prisms have corresponding sides that measure 5 feet and 6 feet. If the measures of two corresponding sides of two similar solids are 3 meters and 5 meters, what is the ratio of the surface areas of the solids?
May 20, 2012 by Bonnie

Geometry
Two rectangles are similar the ratio of the lengths of their corresponding sides is 1:2 find the ratio of the peremeters of the two rectangles the find the ratio of the areas explain your answers
March 4, 2012 by Anonymous

math
the ratio of the corresponding sides of two similar triangles is 7:5 what is the ratio of their perimeters
March 31, 2011 by deborah

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

Geometry
Two similar polygons have areas of 50 and 100 sq. in. What is the ratio of the length of a pair of corresponding sides?
May 17, 2010 by Kaley

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

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

geometry
Two similar polygons have areas of 50 and 100 sq. in. Find the ratio of the length of a pair of corresponding sides.
February 5, 2013 by izzy jones

Chemistry
If your 250ml of cereal solution which came from the digestion of a 2.005g sample of cereal had 3.781 mg Fe in it, what is the mass of the Fe per gram of cereal??
April 18, 2012 by anonymous

physics
1. How much acceleration does a 747 jumbo jet of mass 31600 kg experience in takeoff when the thrust for each of four engines is 30000 N? 2. Two boxes are seen to accelerate at the same rate when a force F is applied to the first and 5F is applied to second. What is the mass ...
November 22, 2010 by confused

Business Law
Grocery, Inc. has a written contract with Cereal, Inc. to purchase 20 cases of cereal per month at $22 per case. The contract does not state the types of cereal or how the 20 cases will be divided among Grocery, Inc.ís 20 stores in Any State. After a flood, Cereal, Inc. ...
June 17, 2012 by Cho Ramirez

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

health
yesterday, when i ate chocolate cereal dry, it taste good, but when I ate the chocolate cereal with milk, after me and my sister finished the cereal, our stomach started to hurt. the chocolate cereal brand is KRAVE. its a new brand.
April 30, 2012 by Celest

geometry
two triangular roofs are similar. The ratio of the corresponding sides of these roofs is 2:3. If the altitude of the smaller roof is 4.5 feet, find the corresponding altitude of the larger roof. Round to the nearest hundredth. A. 7.5 B. 6.75 C. 6 D. 4
September 17, 2010 by ashley

biology
I have to do a line graph showing generation time every 20 mins a cell diving upto 360 mins. using binary fission . am getting mixed up how to mark it down on two axis.9 boxes with mini boxes of 10 in axis i was going to use for time and vertical axis has 14 large boxes within...
January 29, 2012 by sharon

Math
Write each ratio Number of white boxed number of striped boxed + and number of black boxes There are 17 white boxes 14 striped boxes + and 11 black boxes What is the ratio? 17 to 25?
November 15, 2012 by Jerald

geometry-finding ratio
Ratio of the heights of two similar cones is 7/9 what is the ratio of their radii? ratio of their volumes?? TIA If they are similar, the ratio of the radaii is the same. Now consider that the volume of a cone is 1/3 PI r^2 * h So the volume ratio will have a (7/9)^2 * 7/9 ratio
May 22, 2007 by jen

Geometry
Two corresponding sides of two similar hexagons are 16 mm and 20 mm. What is the ratio of the area of the two hexagons? Name the postulate and two theorems you can use to prove triangle similarity.
June 1, 2014 by Yaz

math
A nutrition center sells haelth food to mountain climbing teams. The trailblazer mix package contains 1 pound of corn cereal mixed with 4 pounds of wheat cereal.The frontier mix package contains 2 pounds of corn cereal mixed with 3 pounds of wheat cereal.The center has 30 ...
November 19, 2008 by shala

science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
September 8, 2013 by Anonymous

science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
September 9, 2013 by Anonymous

Science
A student wants to determine what type of cereal his classmates like best. He buys three of his favorite puffed cereals and one oat cereal. He pours five bowls of each cereal and gives one bowl to each of his 20 classmates. He asks each of his classmates if they liked the ...
September 10, 2013 by Anonymous

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

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

8th grade math
The amount of vitamin c in the breakfast cereal varies directly with the serving size. If 1 and 1/4 cups of cereal provides 10% of the recommended daily value of vitamin c, what percent of the recommended daily value of vitamin c is in two cups of cereal?
April 10, 2012 by Lizzy

3rd grade math
sara wants to know how many boxes of cookies her entire girl scout troop sold. How could she use compatible numbers to find the sum? kate 52 boxes sara 43 boxes jen 18 boxes haliey 27 boxes
October 31, 2013 by Reid

geometry
The figures are similar. The ratio of the lengths of their corresponding sides is 45:25, or 9:5. Find the ratio of their perimeters and the ratio of their areas. The figures are not drawn to scale.
June 6, 2013 by taylor

MATH URGENT!
Ok I don't understand how to find similar figures when using proportions. Can someone explain it to me? Two figures that have the same shape are said to be similar. When two figures are similar, the ratios of the lengths of their corresponding sides are equal. To determine if ...
April 24, 2007 by Ashley

Geometry
Is this true or false? Two similar hexagons have area 36 square inches and 64 square inches. The ratio of a pair of corresponding sides is 9/16.
May 17, 2010 by Kaley

Stats
If there are only two possible outcomes to an experiment then... A.) the two corresponding probabilities must each be.50. B.) the two corresponding probabilities could be any numbers between 0 and 1, but must add up to 1. C.) the two corresponding probabilities could each be ...
November 2, 2011 by Mandy

math
Two similar rectangular gardens have a ratio of 2:3. If one side of the larger garden is 18 feet, how long is the corresponding side of the smaller garden?
January 30, 2013 by Rick

math
Two similar rectangular gardens have a ratio of 2:3. If one side of the larger garden is 18 feet, how long is the corresponding side of the smaller garden?
January 30, 2013 by Rick

Geometry
How do you find the ratio if the areas of 2 similar triangles in which the ratio of a pair of corresponding sides is 4:1
May 7, 2011 by Jen

MATHS
A simple graph G has 200000 edges and for any 3 vertices v,w,x, at least one of the edges vw,wx,xv is not present in G. What is the least number of vertices that G can have? Details and assumptions A simple graph does not have multiple edges between vertices, or self loops.
May 17, 2013 by HELP!!

math
If a polyhedron has 13 vertices and 21 faces, how many edges does it have? I just need to know if I am doing this right. v+f=e+2 13+21=34+2=36 edges.
November 19, 2009 by marie

College Algebra
4. Translate the problem into a pair of linear equations in two vaiables. Solve the equations using either elimination or substitution. State your answer for the specified variable. Don runs a charity fruit sale, selling boxes of oranges for $11 and boxes of grapefruit for $10...
January 29, 2010 by Ashley

geometry
If ABCDE and LMNOP are similar polygons, then the ratio of AB to LM must be equal to the ratio of CD to NO. (Assume and are corresponding sides, as are and .)
March 11, 2013 by Anonymous

Math
The Pack-U-Up Moving Company uses several different size boxes,but the boxes all have the same meaurements on the top andbottom so they'll stack neatly on top of one another.The only differences between the boxes is their heights: some are three feet high, some are two feet ...
December 8, 2009 by fko

math 6 grade
The Pack-U-Up Moving Company uses several different size boxes,but the boxes all have the same meaurements on the top andbottom so they'll stack neatly on top of one another.The only differences between the boxes is their heights: some are three feet high, some are two feet ...
December 8, 2009 by fko

7th grade
you have 8 moving boxes that you can use to pack for college. each box holds 15 lbs of clothing or 60lbs of books. let c be the number of boxes that contain clothing. write a function that gives the total pounds T of the boxes in terms of the number of boxes that contain ...
October 12, 2010 by harry

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

Physics
You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 115 kg and m2 = 286 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? Assume there is...
May 15, 2012 by Alex

Physics
You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 115 kg and m2 = 286 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? Assume there is...
May 15, 2012 by Alex

geometry
Theres a circle with an equilateral triangle in the middle. The traingles edges all touch the circle. The radius of the circle is 8 meters. How do I find the area of the triangle? Sorry The triangles edges dont touch the circle, the points do. Did you mean the vertices of the...
April 4, 2007 by Emily

maths-urgently needed
If the ratio of the legs of a right triangle is 1 : 2, then the ratio of the corresponding segments of the hypotenuse made by a perpendicular upon it from the vertex is
January 23, 2013 by Anonymous

maths-urgently needed
If the ratio of the legs of a right triangle is 1 : 2, then the ratio of the corresponding segments of the hypotenuse made by a perpendicular upon it from the vertex is
January 22, 2013 by Anonymous

Math
Two corresponding sides of similar polygons have the ratio 5:4. The perimeter of the smaller figure is 40, what is the perimeter of the larger figure...I need help trying to figure this out...and the steps!
February 7, 2010 by Steph

physics
PLease HeLP! You work for a moving company and are given the job of pulling two large boxes of mass m1 = 112 kg and m2 = 287 kg using ropes as shown in the figure below. You pull very hard, and the boxes are accelerating with a = 0.21 m/s2. What is the tension in each rope? ...
September 10, 2010 by tom

math
a circular plate has radius 15cm. every dimension is multiplied by 4 to create a larger, similar plate. how is the ratio of the circumferences related to the ratio of the corresponding dimesions? what is the ratio to the circumferences?(hint: think of circumference as ...
January 7, 2010 by miah

Dr. Bob
DISCUSSION: This experiment was conducted to determine the iron content in a breakfast cereal. The results indicate 39% iron in a sample of Kix cereal. This value is slightly lower than the 43% listed on the cereal box. The difference may be attributed to the spectrometer not ...
November 18, 2007 by Suzy

math
Two similar figures have sides in the ratio of 2:3. If a side of the smaller triangle has a length of 7, what is the length of the corresponding side of the other triangle?
May 9, 2012 by heather

mathh
Two similar polygons have areas of 16 square inches and 64 square inches. The ratio of a pair of corresponding sides is 1/4. True False its true?
April 6, 2011 by danny

Math
Step 1 = 3 boxes Step 2 = 6 boxes Step 3 = 11 boxes Step 4 = 18 boxes How many boxes at step 50? Which one? 100, 102, 2500, 2502 How would I solve this?
October 11, 2010 by Amy

Math (geometry)
A diagonal of one cube is 2 cm. A diagonal of another cube is 4*sqrt3 cm. The larger cube has volume 64 cubic cm. Find the volume of the smaller cube. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- There was this theorem ...
April 3, 2008 by Emily

singapore moth
Place the following digits in the boxes so that the sum of the digits in each straight line is the same. This is like a crossword 3 boxes across and 3 boxes down then 3 boxes across and 3 boxes down using digits 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9. please help with answer.
November 4, 2012 by lori

Math
Each person in Sharae's family of 5 eats 3 bowls of cereal each week. Her mother is going grocery shopping and wants to know how many bowls of cereal they will eat over the next 4 weeks. Write and solve an equation to find how many bowls of cereal the family will eat? Use a ...
February 16, 2014 by Ashley

physics
Two small metal spheres of densities in the ratio 3:2 and diameters in the ratio 1:2 are released from rest in two vertical liquid columns of coeff. of viscosities in the ratio 4:3. When the viscous force on both of them is same, what will be the ratio of their instantaneous ...
January 24, 2012 by desh

science
home challenge iron in cereal. What happens when water is added to total cereal
November 9, 2011 by Janie

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

Stats
There are two boxes, each with several million tickets marked “1” or “0”. The two boxes have the same number of tickets, but in one of the boxes, 49% of the tickets are marked “1” and in the other box 50.5% of the tickets are marked “1...
July 29, 2013 by Help please!!!

math
Michelle buys 18 oz ofa certain cereal for $1.14. What was the price per pound of the cereal to the nearest cent?
July 28, 2013 by m

Math
one fourth of a box of cereal was shared equally among 3 people how much cereal did each person get ?
April 4, 2014 by Anonymous

Geometry
How many edges does a triangular prism have?___________ What formula can you use to help you find the # of edges of a prism
June 1, 2014 by Janon

PLEASE HELP!!! math
How many ways are there to put 4 balls in 3 boxes if the balls are distinguishable but the boxes are not? How many ways are there to put 4 balls in 3 boxes if two balls are indistinguishably white, two are indistinguishably black, and the boxes are distinguishable?
October 19, 2013 by Epic

math
The grade 8 class at Wheatly Middle School sold 77 boxes of almond chocolates. This is 22% of all the boxes of chocolate sold. a) Estimate the total number of boxes sold. b) Calculate how many boxes were sold.
May 9, 2014 by Adrian

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

Presentations
i'm doing a comercial for a cereal can you give me some ideas how i could convince the audience to by my cereal like things to say or acting. Thank you!
May 28, 2008 by Anonymous

geometry
If a rectangular solid has a volume of 27 and at least one edge the length of 3,which of the following Must be true? My thoughts lead me to think D is the answer,but I,m not sure?? a.The solid is a cube b.Exactly 4 edges of the solid have a length of 3 c.Exactly 6 edges of the...
May 25, 2011 by JOY

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