Friday

May 6, 2016
Number of results: 680

**math**

In a Farmer's Market a man sold 5 times as many apples as watermelons. He sold a total of 66 apples and watermelons. How many apples did he sell?
*March 15, 2016 by rhonda*

**Calc 1**

A farmer with 700 ft of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular area and then divide it into four pens with fencing parallel to one side of the rectangle. What is the largest possible total area of the four pens?
*February 24, 2012 by Grant*

**Math**

A farmer has 12000m roll of fencing. He wants to make 2 paddocks by splitting a rectangle enclosure in half. What are the dimensions of the enclosure with the largest area that he can make with the fencing he has? I got 6,000,000 m^2, is it right? PLZ help
*October 20, 2013 by RHINO*

**Math**

A farmer has 12000m roll of fencing. He wants to make 2 paddocks by splitting a rectangle enclosure in half. What are the dimensions of the enclosure with the largest area that he can make with the fencing he has? I got 6,000,000 m^2, is it right? PLZ help
*October 20, 2013 by RHINO*

**Math**

A farmer has 12000m roll of fencing. He wants to make 2 paddocks by splitting a rectangle enclosure in half. What are the dimensions of the enclosure with the largest area that he can make with the fencing he has? I got 6,000,000 m^2, is it right? PLZ help
*October 20, 2013 by RHINO*

**math**

a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will be the side of his barn , the other three sides will be made of wood. He has enough materials for 120m of fence, what is the maximum area he can enclose ? what are the dimensions which give this area
*May 14, 2011 by melissa*

**math**

a farmer is building a fence around his yard. one side of the fence will be the side of his barn , the other three sides will be made of wood. He has enough materials for 120m of fence, what is the maximum area he can enclose ? what are the dimensions which give this area
*May 15, 2011 by melissa*

**math**

A rancher with 7000 yds of fencing wants to enclose a rectangular field that borders a straight highway and then wants to devide it into two plots with a fence parellel to the highway. If no fence is needed along the highway, what is the largest area that the farmer can enclose?
*September 3, 2012 by nick*

**pre calculus**

A farmer will be adding a rectangular corral to his barn. He has 600 feet of fencing. The part of the barn that is attached to the corral is 150 feet long. Write a function for the area of the corral, A(x) and include the domain Find the answers for both 'x' and 's'
*October 9, 2012 by stephenie*

**math**

There are 27 pigs. The farmer needs to get them into four pens. But all the pens have to have an odd number of pigs. Zero doesn't count as a number.
*September 3, 2007 by maura*

**math**

Farmer Brown had ducks and cows. One day she noticed that the animals had a total of 12 heads and 32 feet. How many of the animals were ducks and how many were cows?
*March 16, 2009 by maddy*

**math**

A farmer has both chickens and sheep on his farm. He has a total of 25 animals and there are 72 legs on his farm. How many of each animal is there? (I think the answer is 18 (sheep) as chickens are birds not animals!!!
*August 17, 2011 by lisa*

**Algebra 2**

A farmer wants to enclose 2 adjacent rectangular regions next to a river. No fencing will be used next to the river. 60 meters of fencing will be used. What is the area of the largest region that can be enclosed. I need all of the steps to get to the answer.
*April 22, 2011 by Brandon*

**History**

I need to list the factors that led to political stalemate and the subsequent farmers' revolt in the late 19th Century, here is what I have: Economic Conditions, Problems with the currency, Granger Movement, Farmer's Alliances, The Omaha Platform of 1892 and The Election of ...
*January 1, 2010 by B.B.*

**Algbera**

Afarmer decides to enclose a rectangular garden, using the side of a barn as one side of the rectangle. Wht is the maximum area that the farmer can enclose with 100 ft of fence? What should the dimensions of the garden be to give this area.
*September 4, 2011 by Nikayla*

**math**

About a third of an orange crop was ruined by a sudden frost. Another third of the undamaged fruit spoiled while being taken to market. How much of the original orange crop could the farmer sell at the produce market?
*July 12, 2012 by lamedia*

**math**

About a third of an orange crop was ruined by a sudden frost. Another third of the undamaged fruit spoiled while being taken to market. How much of the original orange crop could the farmer sell at the produce market?
*December 5, 2012 by Anonymous*

**chs**

A farmer has a rectangular field with a length of 30 yards and width of x yards. If the perimeter is the sum of all four sides of the field, what is an expression for the perimeter of the field, in yards? Simplify
*January 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**College Algebra**

A farmer needs to build a rectangular corral for his animals. He has 200 yards of fencing available. He needs to make 4 pens. What is the largest corral he can create? (Remember the pens also count as a part of the perimeter, not just the outside of the corral)
*February 26, 2014 by Madeline*

**Math**

Libby sold $60 worth of vegetables at the farmer's market. Jess sold 3/4ths of what Libby sold. Stephanie sold 1/3rd of what Jess sold. How much did they all sell together?
*November 10, 2015 by Anonymous*

**10th grade**

I have to right an iambic pentameter poem on a pilgrim such as a plumber or a goat farmer. I've been working on it for days but just came to the assumption that I CAN'T RIGHT POEMS. I've tried using quotes from Dantes inferno and rewording them but it didn't really help since ...
*February 2, 2010 by Giuseppe*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet
*March 29, 2010 by Arielt*

**macroeconomics**

18. The following is a list of figures for a given year in billions of dollars. Using this data, compute: (a) GDP; (b) NDP; (c) NI; (d) PI; (e) DI; (f) Net exports. Transfer payments $ 16 Government purchases 80 Personal taxes 38 Corporate income taxes 28 Indirect business ...
*October 11, 2011 by marc*

**math**

a farmer sold 425 bushels of wheat and oats for $481.58. How many bushels of each did he sell, if he received $2.08 a bushel for the wheat and $.94 a bushel for the oats?
*February 24, 2016 by jason*

**algebra 2**

Farmer Brown wants to double the size of his rectangular backyard vegetable patch by adding a strip (of the same width) all the way around it. If its current patch is 12 feet by 18 feet, how wide does the strip need to be? how do you solve it step by step ?
*January 18, 2011 by Jason*

**Parents, Finances, and School-Age Children**

Of the following, which is the IRS publication considered to be the most important reference on taxes by many day care providers? A. Farmer's Tax Guide B. Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses C. Your Federal Income Tax (For Individuals) D. Tax Guide for Small ...
*November 20, 2014 by Amanda*

**Math please help! Im so confused!**

it is estimated that at the turn of the 20th century, one farmer in the U.S could feed 25 people, whereas today, the ratio is about 1 to 130. How many farmers would it take today to feed 2600 people? Please help i dont even know how to do this problem!
*January 9, 2013 by Tina*

**Math, Quadratics**

Farmer John is building a pen to keep his pig in. John has 40m of fencing. He will only need to make 3 sides to the pen because the 4th side will be along a barn. If John wants the maximum area what should the side lengths of the pen be?
*January 21, 2012 by Kelly*

**math**

A citrus farmer wants to plant 24 lemon trees and 30 orange trees in equal rows. He wants to put the same number of each type of fruit tree in each row. What are the possible number of fruit trees that could be in each row?
*January 9, 2013 by kia*

**Literature**

'Match the character's description with the character's name. You will not use all of the characters.' a. Snowball b. Napoleon c. Boxer d. Farmer Jones e. Squealer f. Mollie g. Clover 11. strong and solid-? 12. corrupt leader, interested in his own comfort-b 13. energetic, ...
*January 17, 2010 by mysterychicken*

**6th Grade Math**

A farmer grows 196 pounds of potatoes.He sells them to a grocery who divides them into 5 pound and 2 pound bags.If the grocery uses the same number of 5 pound and 2 pound bags,how many bags of each did he use?
*November 4, 2009 by Annia*

**math**

A farmer has a rectangular garden plot surrounded by 200 ft of fence. Find the length and width of the garden if its area is 2400 ft2. 2.A rectangular garden is 2 ft longer than it is wide. Its area is 783 ft2. What are its dimensions?
*September 1, 2012 by monae*

**Physics**

A stubborn, 191.0kg mule sits down and refuses to move. To drag the mule to the barn, the exasperated farmer ties a rope around the mule and pulls with his maximum force of 854.0N. The coefficients of friction between the mule and the ground are s=0.790 and k=0.280. What is ...
*October 24, 2012 by joane *

**Math**

I lost my paper for the Math Riddle Pizazz page 167 about solving systems of equations and I no longer have the problems. (It is the "did you hear about the farmer who gave birdseed to his cows..." page) What are the math problems for it?
*February 28, 2011 by Caroline*

**math**

A poultry farmer vaccinated 540 of his 720 chickens against a disease. Two months later, 5% of the vaccinated and 80% of the unvaccinated chicken, contracted the disease. Calculate the probability that a chicken chosen random contracted the disease.
*February 10, 2015 by kudu*

**math**

A farmer has twice as many chickens as ducks. After selling 166 chicken and 29 ducks, he has twice as many ducks as chickens. How many chickens did he have to start??
*November 16, 2014 by pac*

**calculus**

a farmer wants to make a rectangular pen from 200 feet of fencing. he plans to use a 100 foot wall along with some of the fencing to make one side of the pen. find the dimensions of the pen that will make the enclosed area as large as possible.
*December 8, 2013 by tina*

**math**

a farmer plants a square block of trees. he plants another 25 tress and still has a square plantation. how many trees in the new plantation
*February 13, 2011 by andre*

**12th grade**

A farmer has 100 yards of fencing to form two identical rectangular pens and a third pen that is twice as long as the other two pens, as shown in the diagram to the right. All three pens have the same width, x. Which value of y produces the maximum total fenced area?
*December 2, 2010 by Richard Steele*

**Math**

A farmer wishes to enclose a rectangular region with 196 meters of fencing in such a way that the length is twice the width and that the region is divided along its length into two equal parts. What is the length and width in meters?
*September 17, 2013 by Emily*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet please show work! i need help fast
*March 29, 2010 by Help now fast due tommorow*

**Precalculus**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet please show work! i need help fast
*March 29, 2010 by Help now fast due tommorow!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!*

**math VERY URGENT+IMPORTANT**

Farmer McDonald is building a fence. He will place posts six feet apart and stretch the wire fencing between the posts. If his pasture is thirty-six feet long and twelve feet across, how many posts will he need? Please help immediately1
*November 6, 2012 by Anonymous*

**english II**

Error in consistency and parallelism. the answer is c. A.Actually, the pineapple was a symbol of hospitality. B.Everything that King Midas touched turned to gold, including his food and water. C.The farmer butchered the pig he had raised on a table behind the barn. D.Now ...
*November 24, 2009 by Shaquitta*

**english II**

Error in position of modifiers. the answer is c. A.Actually, the pineapple was a symbol of hospitality. B.Everything that King Midas touched turned to gold, including his food and water. C.The farmer butchered the pig he had raised on a table behind the barn. D.Now remembered ...
*November 24, 2009 by Shaquitta*

**Econ quick**

9. Which circumstance is most likely to cause a farmer to store soybeans for future sale instead of selling them right after harvest? The government imposes an excise tax effective next year. The government lifts restrictions on the importation of soybeans. Inflation is ...
*January 22, 2014 by Lana Del Rey*

**Calculus**

A ostrich farmer wants to enclose a rectangular area and then divide it into four pens with fencing parallel to one side of the rectangle (see the figure below). He has 820 feet of fencing available to complete the job. What is the largest possible total area of the four pens?
*April 25, 2011 by Amanda*

**Calculus**

A pig farmer wants to enclose a rectangular area and then divide it into six pens with fencing parallel to one side of the rectangle (see the figure below). There are 610 feet of fencing available to complete the job. What is the largest possible total area of the six pens?
*April 26, 2012 by Christie*

**Algebra**

A farmer plans to enclose a rectangular region using part of his barn for one side and fencing for remaining sides. The area of the region is maximized when the width is 30 feet. a.) write an equation that could model the area as a function of the width. Let P equal the amount...
*September 20, 2012 by Kristen*

**Math**

A pig farmer wants to enclose a rectangular area and then divide it into three pens with fencing parallel to one side of the rectangle (see the figure below). There are 940 feet of fencing available to complete the job. What is the largest possible total area of the three pens?
*December 10, 2014 by Winston*

**Calculus**

A farmer wishes to enclose a long rectangular pin that will then be divided into four separated, adjacent pins (all 4 pins are in a row) for different breeds of farm animals. He has 1100 feet of fencing available for use. What should the dimensions of the pin be so that he is ...
*December 1, 2011 by Kirsten*

**Math**

A farmer plans to enclose a rectangular pasture adjacent to a river. (see figure). The pasture must contain 320,000 square meters in order to provide enough grass for the herd. What dimensions will require the least amount of fencing if no fencing is needed along the river? x...
*March 4, 2012 by Malika*

**MATH grade 10**

please help me, please. a farmer is building a circular corral to hold a live stock. with distances measured in metres, the shape of the corral is modelled by the equation x squared plus y squared equals 64. find length reqiured for the fencing of the correl? i don't get how ...
*October 6, 2009 by sameul *

**math**

if I brought 6 horses and 7 cows for total cost of $2500 and a farmer buys 13 cows and 1 horse for total cost of $2310 what is the price of the cows and the horses each,
*May 16, 2012 by Anonymous*

**critically anazlyzing images and using them**

Question 12 Which of the following visual arguments contains an ethical appeal? none of the above 1 a bar chart of 2003 housing construction sales per state an advertisement for corn seed that shows a farmer and his family standing next to a tractor with their farmstead ...
*April 28, 2010 by christopher*

**math**

a farmer bought chickens, goats and sheep. He bought 100 animals and spent $100. how many of each animal did he buy If this is an algebra problem, you need to know the cost of each animal. There is not enough information. sorry, the cost of a chicken is .50 goat is $3.50 and ...
*August 18, 2005 by Jonathan*

**English**

1. Which of the following would not be a helpful audiovisual aid for a presentation on drought? a poster on the effects of drought in regions around the world a short video of a farmer talking about the difficulties caused by drought an icebreaker cartoon that you think is ...
*April 11, 2013 by Cassie*

**math**

If A farmer uses a large tractor,she can plow a filed in eight hours. Her sister, using a smaller tractor can plow the same field in 12 hrs. How many hours would it take to plow the field if they worked together ? Express your answer as a mixed number and show your work.
*January 8, 2009 by bailteeeydh*

**visual images and how to use them**

Question 12 Which of the following visual arguments contains an ethical appeal? none of the above 1 a bar chart of 2003 housing construction sales per state an advertisement for corn seed that shows a farmer and his family standing next to a tractor with their farmstead behind...
*April 29, 2010 by christopher*

**visual images and how to use them**

Question 12 Which of the following visual arguments contains an ethical appeal? none of the above 1 a bar chart of 2003 housing construction sales per state an advertisement for corn seed that shows a farmer and his family standing next to a tractor with their farmstead ...
*May 1, 2010 by christopher*

**Math**

A farmer has 80 feet of fencing, which she plans to use to fence in a plot of land for a pigpen. If she chooses to enclose a plot along the broad side of her barn, what is the largest area that can be enclosed? (Note: The side along the barn will not require fencing)
*January 31, 2012 by Chelsea*

**7th grade math**

A farmer grows 196 pounds of potatoes. He sells them to a grocer who divides them into 5 pound and 20 pound bags. if the grocer uses the same number of 5 pounds and 20 pound bags, how many bags of each did he use?
*May 12, 2010 by Chris*

**science (any tutor)**

a farmer sprays insecticide on his crops and notices that the insect pest problems disappear. a year later he tries the same insecticide only to find that he did not achieve the same result. the insect population shows resistance to the insecticide.This is na example of _____ ...
*May 18, 2015 by Anonymous*

**algebra 1**

A farmer can plow a given field in 7 hours. If his son helps him, they can plow the field together in 4 hours. How long would it take his son to plow the field alone? Express your answer as a fraction reduced to lowest terms, if needed.
*October 6, 2015 by Tina*

**math**

A farmer plans to enclose a rectangular region, using part of his barn for one side and fencing for the other three sides. If the side parallel to the barn is to be twice the length of an adjacent side, and the area of the region is to be 512 ft2, how many feet of fencing ...
*September 24, 2011 by brit*

**biology**

a farmer sprays insecticide on his crops and notices that the insect pest problems disappear. a year later he tries the same insecticide only to find that he did not achieve the same result. the insect population shows resistance to the insecticide. This is an example of ...
*February 21, 2014 by Skyler*

**visual images and how to use them**

Question 12 Which of the following visual arguments contains an ethical appeal? none of the above 1 a bar chart of 2003 housing construction sales per state an advertisement for corn seed that shows a farmer and his family standing next to a tractor with their farmstead behind...
*April 28, 2010 by Christopher*

**English**

Using the correct form of (eat, ate, sit, set) 1.Someone (eat) all the leftover sandwiches. 2.Thank you, but I have already (ate, eaten) lunch. 3.After splitting the logs, the farmer (sat, set) his ax on the ground. 1.ate 2.eaten 3.set
*February 14, 2011 by Jack*

**word problem**

a farmer has 800 yards of fencing to enclose a rectangular pasture. Since one side of the pasture boarders a river that side does not need to be fenced. if the side perpendicular to the river must be twice as long as the side parallel to the river, what are the dimensions of ...
*July 6, 2013 by Anonymous*

**biology**

A farmer sprays insecticide on his crops and notices that the insect pest problem disappears. A year later he tries the same insecticide only to find that he did not achieve the same result. The insect population shows resistance to the insecticide. This is an example of ____ ...
*May 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**calculus**

Farmer Jones has 210 meters of fence. She wishes to construct a rectangular pen using the river as one side and dividing the pen into six separate rectangular pens as shown. What should the dimensions of the combined pens be to maximize the area enclosed? 7 vertical and one ...
*May 14, 2013 by Anonymous*

**POL 201**

Q:An independent regulatory authority, like the Federal Reserve Board. A)is subject to legislative oversight. B)operates independently of both the President and Congress. C)takes orders from the President. D)engages in partisan politics Q:A clientelist is often appointed to be...
*May 20, 2014 by Tiff*

**Research Methods**

A researcher wants to obtain a random sample of the 800 cows from a local farm. He decides to ask the farmer to give him the ear tag numbers of 100 cows he can use in his study. The researcher puts these tag numbers into a hat and randomly chooses 40 to include in his study.
*October 15, 2011 by Jill*

**geometry**

A farmer has 30yd of fencing and wants to enclose an area beside his barn. What are the dimensions of the region of maximal area, and what is that maximal area if the region is an is isosceles triangle with its base along side of the barn. Given -> legs of length 15, x = 1/...
*December 13, 2011 by david*

**math**

Farmer Joe has a square piece of property surrounded by a fence. On 0.5 of the fenced property there is corn growing. On 0.6 of the remaining fenced area there are tomatoes planted. Which expression can be used to determine how much of the fenced area has tomatoes planted on it?
*September 27, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Precalculus help fast**

a farmer has available 1032 feet of fencing and wishes to enclose a rectangular area. If x represents the width of the rectangle for what value of x is the area the largest A) 256.5 feet b) 258 feet c) 256 feet d) 257 feet please show work! i need help fast
*March 29, 2010 by Arielt*

**PHYSICS**

The latent heat of fusion of water is 3.34 x 105 J/kg. A farmer places a barrel containing 1000 kg of water in his barn one winter's night. When the water cools to 0oC, it begin to freeze. How much heat does the water give out while it is freezing until it has all become ice ...
*August 15, 2011 by Maggie*

**AP macroeconomics**

Ok, I have a question. There is a production possibilities frontier graph (it's linear) labeled with 2 products that can be made on the axes for 2 sets of data regarding each person (rancher and farmer.) A point is labeled in the middle of the line of data that represents the ...
*October 5, 2011 by joseph*

**math**

Many of the immigrants settled on farm land and they had to drive to town for supplies. One farmer drives to town at 36 miles per hour and returns at 48 miles per hour. If his total driving time is 3 ½ hours, how far is his farm from town?
*November 21, 2011 by tiffany mccormick*

**math**

Many of the immigrants settled on farm land and they had to drive to town for supplies. One farmer drives to town at 36 miles per hour and returns at 48 miles per hour. If his total driving time is 3 ½ hours, how far is his farm from town?
*November 21, 2011 by tiffany mccormick*

**English**

Position of Modifiers (errors in the placement of a modifier in a sentence) Answer Actually, the pineapple was a symbol of hospitality. Everything that King Midas touched turned to gold, including his food and water. The farmer butchered the pig he had raised on a table behind...
*April 28, 2011 by Kimberly*

**History Check Please (No Rude Comments)**

Before the Civil War most cattle were not (1 point) on the open range. on South Texas ranches.* slaughtered for their hides. shipped to cities in the northeast. 6. After the Civil War, (1 point) many plantations were divided into smaller farms.* plantations increased in size. ...
*March 20, 2015 by SmartyPants*

**Logical, ethical and emotional appeal**

Question 12 Which of the following visual arguments contains an ethical appeal? none of the above 1 a bar chart of 2003 housing construction sales per state an advertisement for corn seed that shows a farmer and his family standing next to a tractor with their farmstead behind...
*May 2, 2010 by christopher*

**Calculus 1 optimization**

A farmer wants to fence an area of 6 million square feet in a rectangular field and then divide it in half with a fence parallel to one of the sides of the rectangle. What should the lengths of the sides of the rectangular field be so as to minimize the cost of the fence? ft (...
*November 5, 2015 by TayB*

**math**

a farmer has 120 m of fencing to make two identical rectangular enclosures using an existing wall as one side of each enclosure. The dimensions of each closure are x metres and y metres as shown. Obtain and expression in terms of x only for the total area of two enclosures, ...
*December 3, 2014 by mecake2*

**Socials**

What effect did the highland clearances and the Irish potato famine have on canada? Do ayou know anyone of Irish or Scottish ancestry? How and when did their family come ot canada? Pretend you are a scottish or Irish farmer who must immigrate. Write a short speech to your ...
*November 30, 2009 by Sara*

**math**

A farmer has $100.he has to buy 100 farm animals.He has to spend exactly $100 and get exactly 100 farm animals. Whats a solution for this problem
*May 18, 2010 by Francisca*

**math**

A farmer has 1000ft of fence and wishes to enclose the largest possible area that has four individual square pens bordered by a rectangular pen of a different width on each end. what are the overall dimensions of the fence area with maximum square footage? so far i thought i ...
*December 23, 2009 by matt*

**Math**

A farmer uses a conveyor belt to move grain from ground level into a storage silo. The conveyor has a length of 9 metres. Its angle of elevation can be adjusted from 5° to 20°. The silo has an opening that can accommodate the conveyor belt at its lowest and highest settings. ...
*May 27, 2012 by Henry P*

**Algebra 2**

A farmer has 120 ft. of fencing available to enclose 2 adjacent rectangular pens alongside his barn. NO fencing is required along the bard side. He needs to have a total of 930 sq.ft. Determine the width (x) and the combined length of the pens. There are two solutions. One is ...
*April 24, 2012 by Nancy*

**physics**

a farmer drives a 0.100 kg iron spike with a 2.00 kg sledge hammer. the sledge hammer moves at a speed of 3.00 m/s and comes to rest on the spike after each swing. assuming all the energy is absorbed by the nail and ignoring the work by the nail, how much would the nails ...
*January 12, 2013 by tulip*

**calculus**

A farmer has 180 feet of fence and wants a pen to adjoin to the whole side of the 120 foot barn as shown. What should the dimentions be for maximum area. Note that in this case Write the equation for perimeter of the three sided rectangle. Write the equation for area in terms ...
*May 23, 2007 by Anonymous*

**Algebra**

a farmer fences off a small.rectangular plot of land thay is 60 feet by 100 feet. within that area, a garden is planted and surrounded by a walkway of uniform width. how wide is the walkway if the area of the planted area is one half of the area of the plot?
*December 1, 2015 by Thomas*

**math**

A farmer wants to construct a pen with 100 feet fencing. The pen will be divided into two areas. Find the dimensions of the big pen. You may use your calculator or the fact that the x-coordinate of the vertex of a parabola is x=-b/2a. I would like to show a picture but somehow...
*March 21, 2014 by dave*

**Ms. Sue**

Ms. Sue, as you know Im working on the diaries of the immigrant experience. What Id like to know is that how did pioneers start businesses? My person has lots of grain, and so I could start a business with that, be a grain merchant, but how does this business start? Also could...
*February 13, 2011 by Sara*

**Prob and Stats**

A lot of pigs should be shipped to marken when their average weight is 220lb. If the pigs are too light, then fewer total pounds are sold. If the pigs are too heavy, then a lower price is recieved. To determine what a lot of pigs should be shipped, the farmer weighs a sample ...
*November 14, 2009 by Statistics help!*

**Elementary Algebra**

The manager of a farmer's market has 500lb of grain that costs $1.20 per pound. How many pounds of meal costing $.80 per pound should be mixed with the 500lb of grain to produce a mixture that costs $1.05 per pound?
*March 16, 2013 by Takeyia Patrick*

**College Cal 1**

A farmer wants to fence off a rectangular field of area 15000 square feet using barbed wire fencing. SInce the opposite of the road is a corn-field, he wants a two-strand fence along the road, and one strand on each of the other three sides. What are the dimensions of the ...
*April 14, 2014 by DJ*

**math, Please Helppp!!!!!!!! Lost paper!**

I lost my paper for the Math Riddle Pizazz page 167 about solving systems of equations and I no longer have the problems. (It is the "did you hear about the farmer who fed his cows birdseed.." page) What are the math problems for it?!?
*March 1, 2011 by Caroline*

**math**

Farmer john has hens, geese, ducks, and two goats the number of hens equals the number if geese and ducks combined . There are 5 fewer geese than ducks. If the total number of animals is 40 how many are ducks
*September 25, 2014 by angel*