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math
Write the ratio has a unit rate 8 meters to 10 seconds 1)0.8 meter per second 2)1.125 meters per second 3)2 meters per second 4)80 meters per second
January 23, 2015 by Abby

math
Extra Credit opportunity: A driver is headed north on a long, straight highway and sees this sign: Nearville 150 miles Farville 160 miles Then, surprisingly, an hour later she sees this apparently inconsistent sign on the same highway: Nearville 100 miles Farville 109 miles ...
March 2, 2012 by Anonymous

Math (College Pre-Cal)
The exact conversion between the English measurement system and the metric system is given by the equation 1 inch= 2.54 cm. Let f(x) be the number of miles in x meters. Find a formula for f(x). Give an exact answer.
September 29, 2013 by anonymous

Intermediate Algebra
A car travels 30 miles in the same time that a car traveling 5 miles per hours faster travels 45 miles. What is the rate of each car?
December 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Intermediate Algebra
A car travels 30 miles in the same time that a car traveling 5 miles per hours faster travels 45 miles. What is the rate of each car?
December 10, 2012 by Please Help :)

need an answer checked
The length of a rectangular swimming pool is 2x-1 meters, and the width is x + 2 meters. Write a polynomial that represents the area. Find the area if x is 5 meters. (2(5)-1) (5+2) (10-1) (9* 7) 63 My answer is 63. Do you agree?
September 17, 2007 by Nik

math
a rectangular field measures 20 meters by y meters is surrounded by grass patch of width 2 meters . What is the area of the grass patch ? Leave your answer in the simplest form in terms of y .
April 21, 2012 by melissa

math
A square pyramid has a slant height of 13 meters and a height of 12 meters. What is the surface area if the square base has sides of length 10 meters? 360 m2 320 m2 260 m2 120 m2
March 16, 2013 by stephanie

Calculus
How fast must you release the string of your kite if the kite that you are flying is 40 meters high, 50 meters away from you and moving horizontally away at rate of 30 meters per minute?
April 25, 2014 by Zara

physics
A compartment measures 3 meters by 5 meters and is 2.8 meters high. A fire raises the temperature from 20 degrees C to 1000 C. If the starting temperature assuming the compartment remains closed?
October 28, 2011 by Deborah

physics
In a movie a character jumps off a balcony at an angel of 25 degree 10 meters above the ground and land in a window that is 5 meters away and 9 meters above the ground. What is the intial velocity?
October 6, 2011 by jeff

Geometry
For a given box, the height measures 4 meters. If the length of the rectangular base is 2 meters greater than the width of the base and the lateral area L is 96 square meters, find the dimensions of the box.
May 30, 2012 by Jordie

Geometry
A landowner digs a 15 meter deep well with a diameter of 2.8 meters. The landowner spreads the dirt dug out of the holds to form a flat platform 31.5 meters by 6 meters. What is the length of the platform?
May 1, 2013 by Dee

geometry
2. A person who is 1.5 meters tall casts a shadow that is 8 meters long. The distance along the ground from the person (N) to the flagpole (G) is 32 meters. Find the height of the flagpole (FG) showing all calculations.
February 5, 2015 by Anonymous

math
On a 9-hour trip home from winter break, Mary was forced to drive on a stretch of highway that had a lot of construction. At first she had to go 55 miles per hour for a certain amount of time, but then she was able to go 65 miles per hour for the rest of the trip and in total ...
August 19, 2013 by seth

geometry!
The swimming pool that sunny goes to has dimensions 20 meters long, 8 meters wide and 3 meters deep. What is the volume of water (in m^3) that the swimming pool contains?
March 11, 2013 by Anonymous...anyone please help!,

math
The swimming pool that Calvin goes to has dimensions 20 meters long, 8 meters wide and 3 meters deep. What is the volume of water (in m3) that the swimming pool contains?
March 13, 2013 by ayan

MAths algebra
A rectangular plot measures 16 meters by 34 meters ,find the distance from one corner of plot to the corner diagnolly opposite Answer is 38 meters
April 2, 2013 by Firdous

math
A rectangular lot has an area of 216.795 square meters and a width of 9.7 meters. Nick calculated the length of the lot to be 2.235 meters. Without solving, is Nick's calculation correct?
February 8, 2012 by john

algebra
could you see if my answers are correct?? if not could you please help me get them right? thanks very much A train leaves a station at noon. train is 180 miles from its destination at 12:45 pm and 90 miles from its destination at 2:15. how far is station from destination?225 ...
January 13, 2012 by ann

Math
Jarrod wants to save $245 to buy a Wii gaming system. If he was saving $35 each month, how long would it take him to have the needed money? 7 months? The border between Texas and Mexico is 248 miles. If there are 32 countries along the border, about how many border miles are ...
September 3, 2012 by Alex

Calculus
A rocket is fired vertically into the air at the rate of 6 miles/min. An observer on the ground is located 4 miles from the launching pad. When the rocket is 3 miles high, how fast is the angle of elevation between the rocket and the observer changing? Specify units.
November 2, 2014 by Paula

statistics
A maker of tires for cars has a multitude of data to support the fact that the lifetime of their tires follows a normal distribution with a mean of 42,100 miles and a standard deviation of 2,510 miles. Find the probability that a randomly selected tire will have a lifetime of ...
May 9, 2008 by Tanya

college algebra
a bus driver wants to average at least 40 miles per hour on a 70 mile trip. if the first 35 miles takes the driver 1 hour what should be the lowest average speed for the second 35 miles?
October 17, 2010 by matt

algabra
I take a trip in my car. I want to go 960 miles in one day. The time t, in hours, that it takes to travel 960 miles is given. I will be going 70 or 75 miles an hour so the speed is r. How long will it take me to get to where I am going?
February 1, 2011 by kathy

Math Statistics
The life span of three randomly selected tires are 34,700 miles, 43,000 miles, 39,000 miles. Using the empirical rule, find the percentile that corresponds to each life span.
February 17, 2013 by Quala

math
Rachel likes running she ran over 30 miles five days this week. she ran 8 miles on Monday. How many miles did she run on average during the other four days of the week?
March 16, 2009 by danny

math
I drove 843 miles to Florida. On the first day, I drove 483 miles. On the second day, how long did it take to reach florida if the average speed is 60 miles per hour?
October 29, 2012 by Anonymous

math
2 trains leave the station at 325 one going east at 66 miles per hour the second going west at 82 miles per hour they are 111 miles apart what time is it
March 25, 2014 by nick

math
On a sunny afternoon. The stratosphere tower casts a shadow that is 140 meters long. At the same a nearby flagpole that is 10 meters tall cast a shadow that is 4 meters long . Wriré silve the problem
December 12, 2012 by ivan

word problem!!! algebra
at noon, a cargo van crosses an intersection at 30 mph. At 12:30 pm, a car crosses the same intersection traveling in the opposite direction. At 1 pm, the van and car are 54 miles apart. How fast is the car traveling? I know the answer is 48 mph, but can you set it up for me? ...
March 11, 2007 by susan

coor. algebra
Okayy so my class is doing conversions annnd.I need help ALOT. 130 meters per second into miles per hour . If you answer can you show me how you got the answer and how to know of the answer is right?
August 11, 2014 by cj

math
a heavy freight train made a trip of 360 miles, running part of the distance at 54 miles an hour and the rest at 48 miles an hour.if the entire trip took 7 hours,find the distance traveled at each rate.
February 3, 2010 by chris

Math
Alicia went on a steamboat ride up the Mississippi River. The boat travels 20 miles per hour in still water. How long will it take her to travel 60 miles upstream if the current of the river is 8 miles per hour?
April 4, 2013 by Johnathan

Maths
Jacob buys a car with 7,000 miles on it. He drives an average of 220 miles a week. Write an equation to represent the number of miles, m, on the car after any number of weeks, w. Explain each part of the equation. Thanks so much!!! :)
November 16, 2013 by Becky

Math (Ms.Sue)
Marco ran from his house 2.67 miles to a county park. He then ran the 1.5 mile cross country loop at the park and back home. How many miles did Marco run altogether? I added and got 4.17 miles Is that correct
October 14, 2014 by Amy

Sixth Grade Math
A car driving cross-country traveled 180 miles in 4 hours. At this rate of speed, how many miles further will the car travel in the next 3 hours? My answer is 135 miles. Is my answer correct?
November 30, 2014 by Stephon

algebra 1
a heavy freight train made a trip of 360 miles, running part of the distance at 54 miles an hour and the rest at 48 miles an hour. if the entire trip took 7 hours, find the distance traveled at each rate
February 2, 2015 by samuel

algebra
At 3PM, two ships started sailing toward each other from ports which were 265 miles apart at average rates of 18 and 23 miles per hour. At what time were the ships still 60 miles apart? *Again, I;m having a real bad day; please walk me through this.*
October 27, 2007 by anonymous

math
The tread life of a particular tire is a random variable best described by a normal distribution with a mean of 60,000 miles and a standard deviation of 2000 miles. What is the probability that a randomly selected tire of this brand will last longer than 58,000 miles? A.0.7266...
September 18, 2010 by Madison

Physics
This is a vector problem. A man starts at home and runs 5 miles north and then 5 miles in a direction 23 degrees south of west. Now he wants to go back home in a straight line. How far does he need to go and in what direction? so i found that the hypotenuse equals 5.4 miles ...
September 23, 2014 by Sandy

math
You ran 1.5 miles befor you decide you were running in the wrong direction.you truned around and ran back were you started .then you ran 2.75 miles in the other direction how many miles did you ran in all?
March 7, 2011 by cindy

Math
Jesse jogs at a rate of 6 miles per hour. The next time she jogs, she increases her speed to 7 miles per hour. How long will it take her to jog 6 miles?
May 31, 2012 by Patch

physics
a very strong girl runs 200 miles for several hours. After a brief rest she runs another 100 miles north. She stops for the night at a local bed and breakfast and the next morning ealks 75 miles directly south-east. Find the magnitude and direction of her displacement? (answer)
September 28, 2010 by idk 22

trig
A freighter leaves on a course of 120 degrees and travels 515 miles. The ship then turns and goes due east 200 miles. What is the bearing and distance from the port to the ship? I calculated 142 miles for distance but couldn't get bearing. Any help is appreciated.
April 26, 2010 by stacey graham

math
A helicopter is 400 miles directly north of Ghana and is flying at 20 miles per hour. A second helicopter is 300 miles east of Ghana and is flying west at 15 mph. What is the rate of change of the distance between the helicopters?
December 30, 2010 by Rachael

Math
Alicia went on a steamboat ride up the Mississippi River. The boat travels 24 miles per hour in still water. How long will it take her to travel 54 miles upstream if the current of the river is 6 miles per hour? Please help me. (:
March 7, 2011 by Blaineley

math
Alicia went on a steamboat ride up the Mississippi River. The boat travels 20 miles per hour in still water. How long will it take her to travel 144 miles upstream if the current of the river is 8 miles per hour?
November 26, 2012 by ashley

VNS,Math
A man walked into the road at 4 miles per hour and returned over the same road at the rate of 3 miles per hour. If he completed the entire trip in 7/2 hours,how far in miles in to the roads did he walk?
October 9, 2013 by Nahar

Algebra2 ( Check)
Will you please check my work for me. 1)The equation of a parabola is shown. y=1/14X^2. What are the coordinates of the focus? (0,-3.5) <---- (0,-4) (0,7) 2)The equation x2 + (y + 3)2 = 36 models the boundary on a local map for which Darren can hear his friend Tom on his ...
June 18, 2012 by Anonymous

astronomy
the diameter of earth is 7928 miles. what is the diameter in inches? in yards? If the diameter of earth is expressed in 12,756km what is the diameter in meters? in centimeter? give yoiur answers in scientific notation
May 22, 2010 by maria

11th grade
Calculate the minimum change in velocity (delta V or ∆V) required for the Space Shuttle to decrease its altitude to 60 miles if its orbiting with an apogee of 236 miles and a perigee of 215 miles above the surface of Earth. Use the rule of thumb that below an altitude ...
December 16, 2010 by Vanessa

math
One of the world's fastest roller coasters is located in a theme park in Valencia, California. Riders go from 0 to 100 miles per hour in 7 seconds. Find the acceleration of the roller coaster during this time interval in miles per second squared. Math - Reiny, Monday, March 8...
September 27, 2010 by erin

physics
The position of a 0.43 kg object attached to a spring is described by [x = (0.49 m) cos(1.25πt)] a) What is the amplitude of oscillations in m? b) What is in meters/second the maximum speed of the oscillating object? Answer in meters/seconds . c) Find in meters/second the...
November 11, 2014 by Serena

physics
The position of a 0.31 kg object attached to a spring is described by [x = (0.85 m) sin(2.37πt + 0.35)] a) What is the amplitude of oscillations in m? b) What is in meters/second the maximum speed of the oscillating object? Answer in meters/seconds . c) Find in meters/...
November 11, 2014 by Serena

statistics
16. Based on tests of the Chevrolet Cobalt, engineers have found that the miles per gallon in highway driving are normally distributed, with a mean of 32 miles per gallon and a standard deviation 3.5 miles per gallon
March 10, 2012 by tone

Algebra
Suppose you want to determine the number of miles you can drive in your car. Your car gets 20 miles per gallon. The number of miles traveled varies directly with the number of gallons of gas the tank holds. Write a direct variation equation that represents this situation... I'...
June 9, 2014 by Maddison

Algebra
Suppose you want to determine the number of miles you can drive in your car. Your car gets 20 miles per gallon. The number of miles traveled varies directly with the number of gallons of gas the tank holds. Write a direct variation equation that represents this situation... I'...
June 9, 2014 by Maddison

Physics
A bus started out going 20 miles per hour on the highway. One hour later it drove 40 miles per hour on the freeway. How long did it take to go 140 miles? IS THE CORRECT ANSWER 3.5MILES PER HR??????????
March 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Math
Please help me? A motorist takes a trip of 100 miles, traveling at 40 mph for the first 50 miles and 60 mph for the last 50 miles. What is the average speed in mph for the trip? The answer is not 50 mph.
October 2, 2007 by Felix Ferrer

fractions
Annie walked her dog 2 1/4 miles from her house to the dog park and 3/7/8 miles around the park.Then she walked the same distance home.How many miles did she walk in all?
March 14, 2013 by ttuuffyy

math
A troop of boy scouts hiked to a camp in the woods for supper.They returned home by a apth across lots,whih was two and a half miles shorter than the road which they went.the scout master said that they had walked 7 miles in all.how many miles they walked before supper?
September 10, 2009 by chris

Mathmatics.. 9th grade
Your family is driving 188 miles to visit a family member, your father drives 63 miles then stops for a break, a) How many more miles are left in the trip, B) How long will the remainder of the trip take? *It says to label a variable, write an equation and solve for part b. ...
September 15, 2010 by Not putting it

Pre-Calc
a driver averaged 50 miles per hour on the round trip between akron, oh and Columbus, oh, 100 miles away. The average speeds for going and returning were x and y miles per hour, respectively. a. show that y=25x/x-25 b. determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes of the ...
January 22, 2014 by Andy G

Pre-calc
a driver averaged 50 miles per hour on the round trip between akron, oh and Columbus, oh, 100 miles away. The average speeds for going and returning were x and y miles per hour, respectively. a. show that y=25x/x-25 b. determine the vertical and horizontal asymptotes of the ...
January 23, 2014 by Andy G

Algebra
Two trains leave Raleigh at the same time, one traveling north, the other south. The first train travels at 50 miles per hour and second at 60 miles per hour. In how many hours will the trains be 275 miles apart?
June 1, 2010 by Avery

algebra 2
two trains leave the dallas port going in opposite directions. if one train goes 56 miles per hour, and the other goes 52 miles per hour how long will it take them to be 363 miles apart? how do i set up this problem?
September 23, 2012 by belle

3 grade math
Jan, Mya, and Sara ran a total of 64 miles last week. Jan and Mya ran the same number of miles. Sara ran 8 less miles than Mya. How many miles did Sara run? 64 miles in all Jan - Mya - Sara Same as Mya - Same as Jam - 8 less my son need help in this question
March 8, 2012 by dw

VHS
a triangle has sides with lengths of 11 meters, 9 meters, and 7 meters. what type of triangle is it?
February 5, 2011 by Kelsey

physics
an 8-newton foce is applied to a 4-kg object. what is the rate of acceleration. a.4 meters per second b.8 meters per second c.2 meters per second d.12 meters per second
March 18, 2011 by Gabriella

maths
A roof section of a house is a large triangle. it measures 6.4 meters at the base and is 3.8 meters high. If one liter of paint covers 3 meters square, how many litres are needed to paint this section twice? Answer to the nearest litre.
August 21, 2014 by zeebuddy

math
If planet I is 31.8 million miles from the sun than planet II, then planet III is 25.6 million miles father from the sun than planet I. When the total of the distances for these three planets from the sun is 200.2 million miles, how far away from the sun is planet II? Planet ...
September 7, 2012 by Kelly

Math(module 4 Calculus)
(minimum commuting time) A lighthouse lies 2 miles offshore directly across from point A of a straight coastline. The lighthouse keeper lives 5 miles down the coast from point A.What is the minimum time it will take the lighthouse keeper to commute to work, rowing his boat at ...
November 29, 2011 by Furzeen

Math & Stats
Please help I was up till 2am trying to figure this out last night, Thanks The top selling Red and Voss is rated 70,000 miles, which means nothing. In fact, the distance the tires can run until they wear out is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 82,000 miles...
February 11, 2011 by Tiffany

Math
Cities A, B, C and D are equidistant. That is, B is d miles from A, C is d miles from B, and D is d miles from C. Suppose you travel 55 mph from A to B, 40 mph from B to C, and 50 Mph from C to D. What single, constant speed could you have traveled from A to B to C to D that ...
May 4, 2011 by Anonymous

calculus
A recatangle has constant area of 200 square meters and its lenght L is increasing at the rate of 4 meters per second a) find the width W at the instant that the width is decreasing at the rate of .5 meters per second b) at what rate is the diagonal d of the rectangle changing...
November 10, 2011 by Demetria

3rd garde math
seth bikes 3 miles in 10 minutes and 30 miles in 100 minutes. How many miles does seth bike in 1000 minutes
March 4, 2015 by Anonymous

Physics
The shuttle must perform the de-orbit burn to change its orbit so that the perigee, the point in the orbit closest to Earth, is inside of Earth's atmosphere. De-orbit maneuvers are done to lower the perigee of the orbit to 60 miles (or less). An altitude of 60 miles is ...
December 26, 2013 by Cloud

Physics
The shuttle must perform the de-orbit burn to change its orbit so that the perigee, the point in the orbit closest to Earth, is inside of Earth's atmosphere. De-orbit maneuvers are done to lower the perigee of the orbit to 60 miles (or less). An altitude of 60 miles is ...
December 26, 2013 by Cloud

Physical Geography
1-if a person's line of vision is at the top of Building 121 feet high, how far out to sea could a person see with a good telescope? 2- the light in a lighthouse is 144 feet above sea level. How far does the light extend before it dips below sea level? 3- if an observer is on ...
June 11, 2007 by matt

Physics
A car accelerates uniformly (a = constant) from 34 meters/second up to 40 meters/second in 4.0 seconds. What is the acceleration of the car in meters/second2?
September 18, 2011 by Kristina

Maths
4. Tonya is 1.3 meters tall. She stands 7 meters in front of a tree and casts a shadow 1.8 meters long. How tall is the tree?
November 12, 2014 by Tim

Science
The first speed limits for cars were two miles per hour in a city and four miles per in the open country. How long would it take for a motorist to travel 15 miles assuming that he had to travel in the city. Please show work.
February 25, 2008 by Jennifer

trig
Peter (P) and Jamie(J) have computer factories that are 132 miles apart. They both ship their completed parts to Diane (D). Diane is 72 miles from Peter and 84 miles from Jamie. Using the points D,J,and P to form a triangle, find m<PDJ to the nearest tenth of a degree.
April 16, 2011 by John

math
If a man drove 3.5 miles to a gas station and on the way home drove 2 times that +.7 miles,how many miles did he drive?? 3.5 + 2 times 3.5 + .7 = what Do the math. 17.5 omg ur so smart...
June 7, 2007 by Caitlyn

Math
Alfredo walked 24 miles in the walk-a-thon. His friend Terence walked 1/3 as many miles. How many miles did Terence walk? I really don't understand this problem could someone help me.
April 13, 2011 by Lisa

physicss please help
Calculate the terminal velocity for a baseball. A baseball's diameter is approximately d = 0.073 m, and its mass is m = 0.146 kg. Express your answer in meters per second and miles per hour. (Assume a drag coefficient of 1 and air density of 1.3 kg/m3.) __ m/s __ mph
February 14, 2009 by kj

physics
A friend is making an iMovie and wants your help designing a skateboard stunt. You estimate that your friend�s mass is four times greater than that of the skateboard. For the following questions, ignore friction. In one scenario, your friend starts by standing at rest ...
March 11, 2014 by anonymous

Math
Tiffany can run 12 miles in the same time it takes her to bicycle 72 miles. If her bicycling rate is 20mi/hr faster than her running rate, find each rate. Let X = running rate, so X +20 = cycling rate. Since rate = miles/time, then time = miles/rate. Since the time for both is...
June 17, 2007 by Audrey

Pre Cal
A circular Ferris wheel has a radius of 9 meters. The ride rotates a rate of 10 degrees per second. When you get in the ride at the bottom the seat is 2 meters above the ground at its lowest point in meters. How high is the seat after 54 seconds.
January 22, 2015 by Gabriela Garduno

Algebra Word Problems
when going more than 38 miles per hour the gas mileage of a certain car fits the model y=43.81 - 3.95x where x is the speed of the car in miles per hor and y is the miles per gallon of gas. Based on model what speed will the car average 15 miles per gallon
December 15, 2009 by mike

algebra
Please help me anybody Abby Garland is parked at a mile marker on an east -west country road.She decides to toss a fair coin 10 times ,each time driving 1 mile east if it lands heads up and 1 mile west if it lands up tails up. The term random walk applies to this process even ...
August 22, 2012 by Fatima

Math
Hello, I'm not sure how to go about this question. To get to work on the first day, Jose has the following directions. Travel 15 miles due East. Turn right and travel 12 miles due south. Turn right again and travel 10 miles due West. If Jose could travel in a straight line ...
February 6, 2010 by JOE

Algebra 1
Victor needs to calculate the number of miles per gallon his car averages. His car's gas tanks holds 15 gallons of gas. Write an equation that will help him determine the average number of miles per gallon. Let's let x= number of miles traveled, and y= average miles per gallon...
September 2, 2014 by Jasmine

3rd grade math
evan drove into the country for a long weekend. he planned to drive 118 miles on each of 4 days, however his car broke down and he was only able to drive 43 miles on the first day. how many miles per day must he drive to reach his destination.
March 25, 2013 by mythreyee

Math
At the 2010 Winter Olympics, in Vancouver, BC, Usain Bolt won the 100 meters, finishing in 9.69 seconds (a world record.) What was his speed in miles per hour, rounded to the nearest tenth? (1 meter is approximately 39.37 inches.) State the answer in decimal form, rounded to ...
March 2, 2010 by Joey

Math
At the 2010 Winter Olympics, in Vancouver, BC, Usain Bolt won the 100 meters, finishing in 9.69 seconds (a world record.) What was his speed in miles per hour, rounded to the nearest tenth? (1 meter is approximately 39.37 inches.) State the answer in decimal form, rounded to ...
March 4, 2010 by Joey

Math Check please
Will you please check my work for me. 1)The equation of a parabola is shown. y=1/14X^2. What are the coordinates of the focus? (0,3.5) <---- (0,-4) (0,7) (0,-3.5) 2)The equation x2 + (y + 3)2 = 36 models the boundary on a local map for which Darren can hear his friend Tom ...
June 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Algebra 2!!
A shed is designed so that its height is 8 meters less than its width, and its length is 10 meters greater than its width. If the volume is about 1,000 cubic meters, what is the width of the shed (to the nearest meter)?
May 5, 2011 by Tee

algebra
a truck rental company rents a truck for one day charging $29 plus $0.10 per mile. Write a linear equation that relates the cost C in dollars, of renting the truck to the number x of the miles driven. Also, what is the cost of the truck for 185 miles & 363 miles?
October 22, 2011 by beechst

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