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Math 124
There are several ways you might think you could enter numbers in WebAssign, that would not be interpreted as numbers. N.B. There may be hints in RED!!! You cannot have commas in numbers. You cannot have a space in a number. You cannot substitute the letter O for zero or the ...
September 28, 2011 by Joe

business law
You are the chief executive officer of Money Games Inc.(MGI), which has begun to market Borrow & Spend, a video game set in the world of finance. To buy ads, MGI borrows $50,000 from First Savings Bank. On MGI's behalf, you sign a note for the loan and offer its accounts ...
September 10, 2012 by Shennell Witcher

Maths
A rectangle has legth & width in the ratio of 3:2.If the length is increased by 8 & width is increased by 50%.The ratio of new perimeter to origial perimeter is 8:5.Find the area of new rectangle.
November 24, 2010 by JAZZY

Geometry
We have a 17 by 20-foot garden. We want to pour cement for a sidewalk 3 feet wide around the garden. To make the forms for the cement, we will need to buy some 2 by 4 inch lumber. How many feet of 2 by 4 inch lumber will we need just for the perimeter of the walk? (Consider ...
March 11, 2011 by Anonymous

Math
Add one to a number, then double the sum, and you get 56. how do i solve it and write it as a equation (x+1)*2=56 1. divide both sides by 2 2. subtract 1 from both sides you get x=27 For all of these questions just remember that when they say "a number" you should think of a ...
January 20, 2007 by Steve

Physics (Help Please)
Most of us know intuitively that in a head-on collision between a large dump truck and a subcompact car, you are better off being in the truck than in the car. Why is this? Many people imagine that the collision force exerted on the car is much greater than that experienced by...
April 8, 2014 by Christian

College Physics
Most of us know intuitively that in a head-on collision between a large dump truck and a subcompact car, you are better off being in the truck than in the car. Why is this? Many people imagine that the collision force exerted on the car is much greater than that experienced by...
April 10, 2014 by Christian

Phy 231
an 18-wheeler travels down the highway with a speed of 50 km/hr. each wheel has a 30 cm radius and a mass of 16 kg. what is the total kinetic(translational and rotational) energy of all 18 wheels?
July 31, 2012 by Sally

Math
Rick's car gets 29.7 miles per gallon on the highway.If his fuel tanks hold10.45 gallons,then how far can he travel on one full tank.?
November 13, 2012 by Sunny

Math
Rick's car gets 29.7 miles per gallon on the highway.If his fuel tanks hold10.45 gallons,then how far can he travel on one full tank.?
November 13, 2012 by Sunny

math
Quadrilateral PQRS is a parallelogram. If adjacent angles are congruent, which statement must be true? A. PQRS is a square. B. PQRS is a rectangle. C. PQRS is an isosceles trapezoid. D. PQRS is a rhombus
June 8, 2010 by y.m.

math 116
How do you know if a value is a solution for an inequality? How is this different from determining if a value is a solution to an equation? If you replace the equal sign of an equation and put an inequality sign in its place, is there ever a time when the same value will be a ...
March 24, 2010 by Adrian

math 116
How do you know if a value is a solution for an inequality? How is this different from determining if a value is a solution to an equation? If you replace the equal sign of an equation and put an inequality sign in its place, is there ever a time when the same value will be a ...
March 24, 2010 by Adrian

Algebra
How do you know if a value is a solution for an inequality? How is this different from determining if a value is a solution to an equation? If you replace the equal sign of an equation and put an inequality sign in its place, is there ever a time when the same value will be a ...
April 27, 2010 by Jacqueline

chemistry
C4 H10 O or diethyl ether or with a formula of CH3CH2OCH2CH3 its stick structure is H H H H ! ! ! ! .. H-C-C-C-C- O-H ! ! ! ! .. H H H H I used the this ! sign as a sign for bond. pls help me to determine the geometry for each central atom in this structure. 1) C Trigonal 2) C...
October 5, 2012 by chemdummy

Science
Ethanol has a density of 0.789 grams per centimeter ubed. How many cubic centimeters of ethanol must be poured into a graduatedcylinder to equal 30.3 grams?
October 4, 2009 by Wanda

chemistry
Looking up the specifications of an oil online, the spec sheet indicates that the specific gravity of this oil is .93. Does this mean that the oil weights .93 grams / 1 cubic centimeter of oil? Thanks
February 16, 2010 by Chris

algebra
An open-top box is to be constructed from a 6 foot by 8 foot rectangular cardboard by cutting out equal squares at each corner and the folding up the flaps. Let x denote the length of each side of the square to be cut out. 1. Find the function V that represents the volume of ...
March 8, 2007 by Jade

math
which of the following is the smallest? a. one inch b. one centimeter c. one meter d. one kilometer
October 7, 2008 by zaira

Measurements
how do you solve this Area of a polygon: A=1/2aP Perimeter: P=ns It is a hexagon (6 sides) the sides measure 8cm therefore I have a perimeter measuring P=6(8)=48 RIGHT? and for the area I have A=1/2 the apothem= 4 square root of 3 and the P= 48 so, A=1/2(4 square root of 3)48...
February 5, 2010 by RMZ

geometry
The perimeter of the rectangle is 19 inches. The perimeter of the inscribed triangle is also 19 inches. What is the width of the rectangle? What is the lengths of the rectangle? sides of isosceles triangle = leng of rectangle + 2 base = width of rectangle
March 22, 2011 by Alexis

Math
Suppose that a given parallelogram is not a rhombus. Which of the following can you conclude about this parallelogram? A) Its diagonals are perpendicular bisectors of each other. B) It is a square. C) Its sides are not all congruent. D) All of the above I picked C.
May 23, 2010 by Anthony

physics
given a right triangle with hypotenuse of 12.5 cm, side y of 7.2 cm? find length of side x and size of other two angles? so you set it up as pythagoreum theory? 12.5= x^2 + 7.2
October 20, 2009 by tim

maths
4m a rectangular sheet tin of size 100cm,80cm are cut 4 square side 10cm from each corners find area of remaining side.
January 19, 2011 by manisha

physics
At what temperature do the molecules of nitrogen gas have an rms speed of 34 m/s? 34 m/s is a typical highway speed for a car.
November 22, 2010 by lisa

Statistic
DOES ANYONE KNOWS HOW TO DO SIDE BY SIDE HISTOGRAM IN SPSS? THANKS FOR YOUR HELP
February 23, 2008 by Danielle

precalculus
if side x=15 and side y=8 what is sin of the angle.
October 7, 2011 by Ma

conversion problems
Im not sure how to convert these because of the cm cubed heres the question: An aluminum engine block has a volume of 4.88 L and a mass of 12.60 kg. What is the density of the aluminum in grams per cubic centimeter? so its gonna be something g/cm3 can you tell me what it is ...
August 25, 2010 by Hannah

physics
Assume you are given two objects whose centre of mass is located exactly at the origin. The first object has a mass of 33 kg and is located at position +30 m with respect to the origin. If the mass of the second object is 7.0 kg, what is its position (in m) with respect to the...
November 8, 2011 by Lydia

maths
there is a long table having 8 chairs on each side .there are 16 persons who are to be seated for a tea party.4 of them want to sit on a particular side and 2 other want to sit on the other side. in how many ways all the 16 people may be seated for the tea party
July 3, 2008 by indu

Algebra
The perimeter of a rectangular garden is 35 feet. The length of the garden is 1 foot more than 2 times its width. Write an equation to represent the perimeter of the garden in terms of its width (w). What are the length and width of the garden in feet?
May 16, 2013 by Amber

physics
A lamp which is 9.0 cm tall is in front of a concave mirror which has a focal length of 53.0 cm. (a) How tall is the lamp's image if the lamp is a distance of 26.5 cm from the mirror (include sign if negative)? (b) How tall is the lamp's image if the lamp is a distance of 63.6...
January 17, 2013 by m

Algebra
How do you know if a value is a solution for an inequality? How is this different from determining if a value is a solution to an equation? If you replace the equal sign of an equation and put an inequality sign in its place, is there ever a time when the same value will be a ...
September 16, 2008 by Lucille

math
square x has an area of 100 square units. Square Y has a perimeter that is half of the perimeter of square x. What is the area of square y?
February 2, 2011 by Esther

ap chemistry
A star is estimated to have a mass of 2 X 10^36 kg. Assuming it to be a sphere of average radius 7.o X 10^5 km. Calculate the average density of the star in units of grams per cubic centimeter
July 5, 2010 by wesley

Geometry
In the diagram below, the length of the legs AC and BC of right triangle ABC are 6 cm and 8 cm, respectively. Altitude CD is drawn to the hypotenuse of △ABC. What is the length of AD to the nearest tenth of a centimeter?
June 18, 2012 by Alma

Calculus (check my work)
The measurement of the circumference of a circle is found to be 64 centimeters, with a possible error of 0.9 centimeter. Approximate the percent error in computing the area of the circle. MY ANSWER 8.83%
December 17, 2013 by Lindsay

geometry
Create a word problem about a real life situation involving perimeter and area of a composite shape. I don't know any real life situations involving perimeter and area of a composite shape. Need Help. Please Help.
December 19, 2012 by emily

phyics
A block of mass m = 0.510 kg is fastened to an unstrained horizontal spring whose spring constant is k = 85.3 N/m. The block is given a displacement of +0.112 m, where the + sign indicates that the displacement is along the +x axis, and then released from rest. (a) What is ...
November 12, 2013 by MATT

Math
My nine year old does not seem to understand when to use each kind of measurement, such as centimeter, meter, kilometer, foo, mile, and inches. My husband and I tried to explain but I think we confused her more. Do you have a suggestion or guideline to help her.
August 27, 2007 by Amy

ENGLISH
PLease hive me a good metaphor for life. I need 2 though I hve one as an example which is Life is a highway
June 10, 2009 by AUSTIN

physics
how much will the length of a 1.0 km section of concrete highway change if the temperature varies from -15 Celsius in the winter to 41 Celsius in the summer?
July 17, 2012 by gen

Algebra
The grade of a highway up a hill is 50%. How much change in horizontal distance is there if the vertical height of the hill is 175 feet?
December 3, 2012 by Chris

Math
The grade of a highway up a hill is 50%. How much change in horizontal distance is there if the vertical height of the hill is 175 feet?
December 3, 2012 by Anon

physics
While passing a slower car on the highway, you accelerate uniformly from 18.5 m/s to 29.3 m/s in a time of 12.0 s. How far do you travel during this time?
May 29, 2013 by A

HUM 130
What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States?
December 16, 2007 by dawn

Stats
The heights of women in the US approximately follow a bell shaped curve. What do you think that means?
November 11, 2009 by Sam

math
Give an example of a situation where a cube-shaped box is not the most desirable shape.
May 27, 2010 by Ted

History
What are three characteristics that Frederick Jackson Turner shaped by our frontier experience.
September 25, 2010 by Darlene

Religions of the world
What events and figures have shaped the development of Islam in the United States?
November 7, 2010 by michelle

Math
What is the measure of the dent angle for a star-shaped polygon 9^ 10 degrees ? A) 170 B) 30 C) 50 D) 130
July 12, 2011 by candy

Math
What is the measure of the dent angle for a star-shaped polygon 9^ 10 degrees ? A) 170 B) 30 C) 50 D) 130
July 12, 2011 by candy

Geometry
Suppose that a given quadrilateral is a kite with no right angles. Which of the following is possible? a. the quadrilateral is a trapezoid b. the quadrilateral has congruent diagonals c. the quadrilateral is a rhombus d. none of the above I think it is b. but I need to make ...
January 27, 2010 by Rmz

geometry
If all four sides of a quadrilateral measure teh same length, and one coner angle measures 90 degree, what shape can the quadrilateral be A)rhombus B)rectangle C)square D)parallelogram E)all of these
November 14, 2011 by alisa

physics
A 5 g bullet passes through a 1 kg wooden sign that was hanging at rest on a 0.2 m long rope. After passing through, the bullet loses half of its velocity, and the sign gains just enough velocity to swing around in a complete vertical circle. Assume that the rope is strong ...
July 12, 2012 by Jessica

geometry
The longer diagonal of a rhombus is 2 times as long as the shorter diagonal. Find the length of the shorter diagonal if the area is 24in squared.
March 24, 2010 by Mandy

geometry
the base of a right prism is a rhombus whose diagonals are 6 in and 8 in. The altitude of the prism measures 10 in. Find the lateral area and the total area of the prism.
March 13, 2010 by Nico

linear programming math
A man owns two building supply stores, one on the east side and one on the west side of the city. Two customers order some 1/2 inch plywood. Customer A needs 50 sheets and customer B needs 70 sheets. The east side store has 80 sheets and the west side store has 45 sheets of ...
December 7, 2012 by abc

algebra
The length of the sides of a square measures 2x-5. The length of a rectangle measures 2x and the width measures x+2. For what value of x is the perimeter of the square the same as the perimeter of the rectangle.
January 19, 2012 by Anonymous

Geometry-EXtended Exponents
Use the given ratio and information in the figure to find the value of the variable(s). XY:YZ:XZ=7:10:14 XY=b-7 These are side lengths YZ=b+20 to a triangle. Side XZ=5c-24 note XZ is the hypotenus
November 29, 2010 by chica

geometry
2 identical cubes,each w/ volume 125 cubic cm,are placed side by side to form a rectangular prism.Find the surface area of the new solid?
August 21, 2011 by roxannesaguirre

Trig
Proving Identities: 2 columns (tan + cot)^2 = sec^2 + csc^2 I'm having trouble breaking down the left side to = the right side.. Any help please
January 8, 2012 by Don

math
Mrs P made punch and wanted to serve it in cone shaped cups. When she poured the drink into the cup she poured it to the top and still had some remaining in the bowl. Mrs P knew that she made 355ml of punch. The height of the cone shaped cup was 12cm and measured 8cm from one ...
October 30, 2013 by B8

Physics Please Help
Two forces, F1 and F2, act on the 5.00 kg block shown in the drawing. The magnitudes of the forces are F1 = 69.0 N and F2 = 24.5 N. What is the horizontal acceleration (magnitude and direction) of the block? F1 is pointing at the top left corner of the box forming a 65 degree ...
January 21, 2012 by Nilan

math-trig
a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden that has sides of 10m , 7m and 8m. the border is to be staight walking path 1m wide on all sides of the garden. before the concrete can be poured, wooden forms need to be placed on the inside perimeter and on ...
June 9, 2009 by just wondering

math -trig
a concrete border is to be built around a traingular flower garden that has sides of 10m , 7m and 8m. the border is to be staight walking path 1m wide on all sides of the garden. before the concrete can be poured, wooden forms need to be placed on the inside perimeter and on ...
June 9, 2009 by just wondering

MATH PLEASE
can a reference angle be negative? Tye "reference angle" in google and check out the mathwords site :) no I copied and pasted the mathwords page for you, unfortunatly the diagram that was with it cant, express itself in text so it didn't appear. For any given angle, its ...
November 22, 2006 by Kamen

Math (Algebra)
How do you know if a value is a solution for an inequality? How is this different from determining if a value is a solution to an equation? If you replace the equal sign of an equation with an inequality sign, is there ever a time when the same value will be a solution to both...
October 1, 2009 by Kaylee

Geometry. Grade 11
The area of the smllaer of two similar triangles is 1/9 the area of the larger triangle. Suppose one side of the triangle is 3.6m. What is the length of the corresponding side of the larger triangle? Suppose one side of the larger triangle is 36m. What is the length of the ...
December 9, 2009 by George L

math
matt used centimeter cubes to make a solid that had a volume of 5 cubic centimeters and a surface area of 22 square centimeters. what might his solid looked like?
March 12, 2011 by jake

Math
The height of a pop can is 15 cm and its shadow is 20 cm long. A carton of milk next to the can is 0.25 m tall. Determine the length of the carton's shadow, to one tenth of a centimeter. I did 100cm*0.25... but the answer is 33.3cm How did they get that?
October 6, 2014 by Whitney

Math
The length of a rectangle is 1 more than the side of a square and teh width of the rectangle is 1 less than the side of the square. of the area of the rectangle 35, find the length of the side of the square.
July 24, 2012 by Eva

Math
Hello, Having trouble with this one... Solve the inequality: (2x-3)(4x)+x^2=>(3x+4)^2 I did 2x-3*4x 9x^2-12x on the left side on the right side: 9x^2+24x+16 I substracted everything on the right side over to the left and made it => zero 9x^2-12x-9x^2-24x-16=>0 -36x-16...
September 12, 2009 by muffy

Algebra
A 10 foot ladder is to be placed against the side of a building. The base of the ladder must be placed at an angle of 72degree with the level ground for a secure footing. Find to the nearest inch, how far of the ladder should be from the side of the building and how far up the...
February 7, 2012 by Zing

Algebra 1
Okay one last one that I've spent all night truing to figue out. 2. The width of a rectangle is 6 cm longer than its length. Its perimeter is more than 36 cm. Let l equal the length of the rectangle. a. for the width in terms of the length. W= l + 6= <36 b. Write an ...
January 11, 2013 by Miranda

science
the length of the string is 9.984cm.What is the length of the string to the nearest tenth of a centimeter
September 22, 2010 by raul

Geometry math
Ok if I have a rectangle MNOP ~ rectangle STUV. what is the length of TU with a line over TU? First rectangle is MNOP with 10 on one side and 4 on anotherside. Second rectangle is STUV. With one side marked X for unknown #. And one side says # 6. Would x = 10? Or if not can ...
April 17, 2013 by Tamara

Geomtery please help??
Ok if I have a rectangle MNOP ~ rectangle STUV. what is the length of TU with a line over TU? First rectangle is MNOP with 10 on one side and 4 on anotherside. Second rectangle is STUV. With one side marked X for unknown #. And one side says # 6. Would x = 10? Or if not can ...
April 17, 2013 by Tamara

Mathematics
(in this question they did not give me any diagrams) use pie 22/7 (a) a piece of wire is bent to form a square of area 121cm squared Calculate the length of each side of the square. Calculate the perimeter of the square. (b) the same piece of wire was bent to form a circle. ...
June 5, 2012 by INDIANA

Physic
31m/s is a typical highway speed for a car. At what temperature do the molecules of nitrogen gas have an rms speed of 31 m/s? (Answer in K)
November 21, 2009 by ana

physics
a bus is moving on a straight highway at 12m/s. as it approaches the total gate, it decelerates at 2.5 m/s2 in 5 seconds. what is the final velocity of the bus?
November 24, 2011 by ricajane

scince
as you drive down the highway you may see crows feeding on dead animals. as a result of this nutritional pattern,crows may be classified as
February 17, 2014 by veronica

Chemistry
The speed limit on a certain highway is 72km/h. What is the speed in cm/s? Could you go through each step on how to get the answer? Lots of the questions are like this one, but I don't know how to do them.
February 27, 2014 by Kelsi

physics
A 10000 car comes to a bridge during a storm and finds the bridge washed out. The 750 driver must get to the other side, so he decides to try leaping it with his car. The side the car is on is 22.8 above the river, while the opposite side is a mere 5.60 above the river. The ...
September 17, 2009 by sc

Physics
A 10000 car comes to a bridge during a storm and finds the bridge washed out. The 700 driver must get to the other side, so he decides to try leaping it with his car. The side the car is on is 20.0 above the river, while the opposite side is a mere 1.60 above the river. The ...
February 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Algebra
If the trend continued, in how many years would the median home value be $170,000? Show how obtained your answer using the linear equation you found in part c) Suppose that the width of a rectangle is three feet shorter than length and that the perimeter of the rectangle is 86...
June 7, 2012 by Jewel

Update Math Question
The area of triangle B is 64 times greater than the area of triangle A.The perimeter of triangle B is how many times greater than the perimeter of triangle A? how many times greater than the perimeter of triangle A? A. 8 times greater B.64 times greater C.128 times greater D....
June 12, 2012 by jessica

math
how do you isolate a variable? my teacher gave us questions and we are suppose to isolate the variable x PLEASE HELP! x + 3y = 11 You isolate it by moving everyting to the other side except that variable. Thus x + 3y = 11 is the same as x = -3y + 11 If tne x had been ...
September 13, 2006 by sophmore

math
One diagonal of a rhombus has endpoints (-6, 9) and (-2, 1). What are the endpoints of the other diagonal?
August 24, 2012 by paigeeee17

Math
You are given two equations which are both true, and you are asked to solve for both x and y. You plan to solve this set of equations by substituting part of one equation into the other so you end up with an equation that contains only x's or only y's. The first thing you need...
October 7, 2008 by Jen

calculus
The side of a square is measured to be 12 inches with a possible error of 0.02 inch in that measurement. If x is the exact length of the side of the square, express this difference as an absolute value inequality and solve. Then find the interval expressing the range of ...
August 29, 2011 by rachel

Accounting
Urquhart Corporation applies manufacturing overhead on the basis of direct labor-hours. At the beginning of the most recent year, the company based its predetermined overhead rate on total estimated overhead of $100,000 and 3,600 estimated direct labor-hours. Actual ...
September 5, 2012 by jake

math
The figure above consists of two equilateral triangles, one of which is inside the other. If the unshaded region within the larger triangle makes up 8/9 of that triangle's area, what is the ratio of the perimeter of the larger triangle to the perimeter of the smaller triangle...
August 8, 2012 by Sara

college algebra
a rectangular lot whose perimeter is 440 feet is fenced along three sides. an expensive fencing along the lot's length cost $16 per foot, and an inexpensive fencing along the two side widths costs only $11 per foot. The total cost of the fencing along the three sides comes to...
June 18, 2013 by corea

Geometry
Use the special triangles to find the exact values of the following: 1) csc45degrees 2)sec30degrees 3)longest side of a 30-60-90 triangle if the side opposite the 60degree angle is 5radical3
September 2, 2011 by Jaime

Physics/music
if you stand at one side os a stage with hard parallel side walls 17m apart and make a handclap, how often do the flutter echoes arrive?
April 30, 2012 by AAA

geometry
In the diagram below, the length of the legs AC and BC of right triangle ABC are 6cm and 8cm, respectively.Altitude CD is drawm to the hypotenuse of triangle ABC. what is the lenght of AD to the nearest tenth of a centimeter?
June 16, 2010 by Jacqueline

Science
Ethanol (grain alcohol) has a density of 0.789 grams per centimeter cubed, How many cubic centimeters of ethanol must be poured into a graduated cylinder to equal 30.3 grams?
January 10, 2012 by Cedquandra

Math
On a centimeter dot array, draw all possible rectangles with an area of 16 sq cm and sides whose lengths are whole centimeters. Label the lengths of two adherent sides of each rectangle
February 5, 2013 by Zoey

physics
if there is a circuit that has a battery and a lightbulb: will an electron have more electric potential energy on the positive side of the battery or negative side of the battery? - i think its same because conservation of energy. energy gained by electron on positive side is ...
February 13, 2009 by stacey

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